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Carved Snuff Box

Carved Snuff Box

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1257
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Carved Snuff Box, 19th century, in the form of a serpent's head with open mouth, the body with finely carved serpent design, lg. 4 7/8 in. More ...

18kt Gold Gem-set "Tristan and Isolde" Pendant/Brooch, Henryk Kaston, Designed by Salvador Dali

18kt Gold Gem-set "Tristan and Isolde" Pendant/Brooch, Henryk Kaston, Designed by Salvador Dali

Auction:
3106B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 15, 2018
Lot:
209
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

18kt Gold Gem-set "Tristan and Isolde" Pendant/Brooch, Henryk Kaston, Designed by Salvador Dali, depicting the profiles of Tristan and Isolde flanking a diamond chalice of buff-top garnet love More ...

Italian School, 18th Century      Apollo and Daphne

Italian School, 18th Century Apollo and Daphne

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$800$650

Italian School, 18th Century Apollo and Daphne Unsigned. Oil on copper, 6 1/4 x 8 3/4 in. (15.7 x 22.1 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, fine craquelure, surface imperfections and grime. More ...

Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891)      Dancing Muse

Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891) Dancing Muse

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$431$350

Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891) Dancing Muse Signed with an embedded copper medallion with the artist's profile inscribed "...ST MEISSONIER" around the perimeter. Bronze with More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired directly More ...

Three Fon Brass Figures

Three Fon Brass Figures

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
90
Unsold
 

Three Fon Brass Figures, each standing with a snake wrapped around the body, perhaps associated with the Mammy Wata cult, ht. each 4 in. Provenance: Newman Collection, New Jersey; Christie's, More ...

Northwest Coast Raven Rattle

Northwest Coast Raven Rattle

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Northwest Coast Raven Rattle, 19th century, with traces of an early collection label present, lg. 15 in. More ...

Four Unframed Oil on Canvas Works

Four Unframed Oil on Canvas Works

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1596
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Four Unframed Oil on Canvas Works, a barn scene signed "Ch. Berton," a portrait of Christ, a classical scene with a satyr, and a landscape with two cows, (losses), each approx. 16 x 21 in. More ...

Four Silver Serving Pieces

Four Silver Serving Pieces

Auction:
3090T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
2281
Sold for:
$554$450

Four Silver Serving Pieces, including a Saxony sterling silver ladle with a figure of an ox and a serving fork, 6.8 troy oz. More ...

Chinese Export Silver Bowl

Chinese Export Silver Bowl

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1135
Unsold
 

Chinese Export Silver Bowl, late 19th/early 20th century, Luen Wo, maker, with three applied motifs: a frog on a rock, shells and garlic, and a fruiting tree, dia. 4 1/2 in., approx. 8.0 troy oz. More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1304
Sold for:
$308$250

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures, England, late 19th century, each modeled seated atop a rocky base set on a round foot with anthemion border, impressed titles and marks, ht. 8 More ...

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of Hermes

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of Hermes

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1399
Sold for:
$338$275

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of Hermes, Continental, late 19th/early 20th century, after the antique by School of Lysippos, on a naturalistic rocky base, unsigned, atop a hardstone plinth, ht. 14, wd. More ...

Bronze Figure of Fortuna

Bronze Figure of Fortuna

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1447
Unsold
 

Bronze Figure of Fortuna, Italy, 19th century, after Giambologna, modeled with one raised arm pointing towards the heavens, the other holding a cornucopia, a foot balanced atop the wheel of fortune, More ...

Egyptian Revival Carved Center Table

Egyptian Revival Carved Center Table

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1534
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Egyptian Revival Carved Center Table, probably American, late 19th century, mahogany with gilded highlights, oval top with four projecting rondels, pendant frieze on pedestal support accented by More ...

Renaissance Revival Gilded Walnut Settee

Renaissance Revival Gilded Walnut Settee

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1536
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Renaissance Revival Gilded Walnut Settee, probably America, late 19th century, tufted back with carved crest, centralized Leda and the Swan bronze figural rondel, curvate arms accented by figural More ...

Martinus de la Court (Flemish, 1640-1710)      Wooded Landscape with Satyrs and a Nymph Dancing

Martinus de la Court (Flemish, 1640-1710) Wooded Landscape with Satyrs and a Nymph Dancing

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1559
Sold for:
$677$550

Martinus de la Court (Flemish, 1640-1710) Wooded Landscape with Satyrs and a Nymph Dancing Signed "M. de la Court" l.r., with a label from Francis Draper, London, affixed to the back of the More ...

Three Hardstone Carvings

Three Hardstone Carvings

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1262
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Hardstone Carvings, China, a tripod covered censer, with dragon heads and shishi-inspired finial and feet; a figure of seated Hotei; and an openwork with two dragons and a turtle over a wave, More ...

Archaic-style Stone Carving

Archaic-style Stone Carving

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1302
Sold for:
$62$50

Archaic-style Stone Carving, China, in the shape of a belt hook, decorated with a taotie mask and a chilong on the face, ht. 5 in. More ...

Painted Pottery Standing Ox

Painted Pottery Standing Ox

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
6
Unsold
 

Painted Pottery Standing Ox, China, Han dynasty style, ht. 7 in. More ...

Painted Stoneware Model of an Ox-drawn Cart

Painted Stoneware Model of an Ox-drawn Cart

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$984$800

Painted Stoneware Model of an Ox-drawn Cart, China, Northern Qi dynasty style, with carved and openwork details, on a flat platform mounted on a flat wood stand, overall ht. 9 1/4, wd. 14 in. More ...

Three Votive Figures of Krishna

Three Votive Figures of Krishna

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Votive Figures of Krishna, India, 18th/19th century, brass and bronze, standing with hands in position to hold a flute, one leg crossed over the other, ht. to 6 7/8 in. More ...

Fourteen Small Bronze and Brass Votive Figures of Ganesha

Fourteen Small Bronze and Brass Votive Figures of Ganesha

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$738$600

Fourteen Small Bronze and Brass Votive Figures of Ganesha, India, 17th to 19th century, depicted in various styles, some with toranas, ht. to 3 1/4 in. More ...

Two Bronze Votive Figures of Deities

Two Bronze Votive Figures of Deities

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Bronze Votive Figures of Deities, India, possibly 17th/18th century, one depicting Shiva and Parvati on horseback, the other Durga riding a tiger, ht. to 6 in. More ...

Bronze Shrine of Vishnu

Bronze Shrine of Vishnu

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$246$200

Bronze Shrine of Vishnu, India, 19th century, the deity flanked by Shridevi and Bhudevi, all standing on pedestals, an incised arch behind, ht. 7 3/8 in. More ...

Three Gilt-bronze Figures of Deities

Three Gilt-bronze Figures of Deities

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
25
Unsold
 

Three Gilt-bronze Figures of Deities, India, a figure of a woman holding a whisk, a male figure holding a dagger, and a figure of Garuda, ht. to 5 5/8 in. More ...

Brass Sufi Kashkul Begging Bowl

Brass Sufi Kashkul Begging Bowl

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$369$300

Brass Sufi Kashkul Begging Bowl, Persia, 19th century, coco-de-mer form, with chased and inlaid decorations and inscriptions, with cover and chain handle, lg. 8 in. More ...

Cloisonne Fangding   Vessel and Cover

Cloisonne Fangding Vessel and Cover

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
127
Unsold
 

Cloisonne Fangding Vessel and Cover, China, 18th/19th century, decorated with archaic taotie masks above a band of paired dog-like animals, the double tiered cover with a compressed oviform knob More ...

Parcel-gilt White Brass Figure of Daikoku

Parcel-gilt White Brass Figure of Daikoku

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
133
Unsold
 

Parcel-gilt White Brass Figure of Daikoku, Japan, standing three bales of rice, holding a magic mallet and a sack over his shoulder, ht. 9 5/8 in. More ...

Bronze Quadruped Censer

Bronze Quadruped Censer

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
134
Unsold
 

Bronze Quadruped Censer, Japan, rounded square, with two strap handles on shoulder, the openwork cover, topped with a seated qilin, four-character mark reading "Nakano Sakue" to underside, ht. 8 1/2 More ...

Pair of Bronze Vases

Pair of Bronze Vases

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
135
Unsold
 

Pair of Bronze Vases, Japan, 19th century, globular form with elephant-head handles, high relief dragon, lotus, fish, and qilin, "Hasegawa Harusada" mark on base, ht. 5 7/8 in. More ...