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Six Vintage Mesh Purses

Six Vintage Mesh Purses

Auction:
3319T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 25, 2019
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$800$650

Six Vintage Mesh Purses, early to mid-20th century, including a bag with sterling silver repousse clasp decorated with a scene of Cupid and Psyche with heraldic dolphins, a Whiting and Davidson More ...

James Gemmill (American, b. 1954)      Afternoon on the Embankment

James Gemmill (American, b. 1954) Afternoon on the Embankment

Auction:
3310T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 13, 2019
Lot:
1309
Sold for:
$172$140

James Gemmill (American, b. 1954) Afternoon on the Embankment. Unsigned, identified, titled, and dated ".../1986" on a label from Gallery NAGA, Boston, affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, More ...

New Guinea Charm, Marupai

New Guinea Charm, Marupai

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
32
Unsold
 

New Guinea Charm, Marupai, Papuan Gulf, first quarter 20th century, carved coconut with traces of pigments, with typical geometric carving on the one side, lg. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Solomon Islands Hardwood War Club, Alafolo

Solomon Islands Hardwood War Club, Alafolo

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
57
Unsold
 

Solomon Islands Hardwood War Club, Alafolo, Malaita, late 19th century, long straight-sided club terminating in an abstract human head, lg. 41 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Grease Bowl

Northwest Coast Grease Bowl

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Northwest Coast Grease Bowl, Tlingit, c. 1900, grease bowl with a raven head at each end, with shell inlay eyes, and bone inlay and beads embedded around the rim, lg. 12, wd. 7 in. Provenance: More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Raven Rattle

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Raven Rattle

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Raven Rattle, late 19th century, in the form of a raven, with the shaman holding a bear and receiving transference via its tongue, with secondary bird head behind, the More ...

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Jar

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Jar

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$123$100

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Jar, unsigned, decorated with an Avanyu design, ht. 8, wd. 7 in. More ...

Contemporary San Ildefonso Blackware Pot

Contemporary San Ildefonso Blackware Pot

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
506
Sold for:
$369$300

Contemporary San Ildefonso Blackware Pot, signed on the base "Juanita Wo-Peen," c. 1935, decorated with the classic Avanyu motif spiraling down the vessel, ht. 6, wd. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: Steve More ...

Small White-painted Wirework Basket of Miniature Velvet Fruit

Small White-painted Wirework Basket of Miniature Velvet Fruit

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Small White-painted Wirework Basket of Miniature Velvet Fruit, 19th century, the oval basket with wire handle and twelve strawberries, seven apples, five pears, and two carrots, wd. 7 1/4 in. The More ...

Carved and White-painted Dove

Carved and White-painted Dove

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Carved and White-painted Dove, 19th century, with carved feather and body details, wd. 16 3/4 in. The property of Pam Boynton More ...

Carved Cornucopia Wall Pocket

Carved Cornucopia Wall Pocket

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
703
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Carved Cornucopia Wall Pocket, 19th century, the cornucopia with red dot decoration mounted on a mahogany board with applied leaves, ht. 10 1/2, wd. 13 1/4 in. The property of Pam Boynton More ...

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century)      Portrait of the Steamship Antinous

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Portrait of the Steamship Antinous

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
282
Unsold
 

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Portrait of the Steamship Antinous Signed and dated "Ed. Adam 1920" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 1/2 in., in a giltwood frame. More ...

Carved and Green-painted Alligator-form Folk Art Instrument

Carved and Green-painted Alligator-form Folk Art Instrument

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Carved and Green-painted Alligator-form Folk Art Instrument, possibly Louisiana, late 19th/early 20th century, the alligator with carved body details and plastic eyes, the tail with carved serpents, More ...

Four Turned and Painted Apple- and Orange-form Boxes

Four Turned and Painted Apple- and Orange-form Boxes

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1284
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Turned and Painted Apple- and Orange-form Boxes, late 19th century, three apples, one orange, one of the apples with a game inside, ht. to 4 1/2 in. The property of August (Gus) Knapp More ...

Three Turned and Painted Apple Boxes and Two Solid Apples

Three Turned and Painted Apple Boxes and Two Solid Apples

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1302
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Three Turned and Painted Apple Boxes and Two Solid Apples, late 19th/early 20th century, ht. to 4 3/4 in. The property of August (Gus) Knapp More ...

Large Mettlach Phanolith Cameo Charger

Large Mettlach Phanolith Cameo Charger

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Mettlach Phanolith Cameo Charger, Germany, early 20th century, green-blue ground with white relief of a Bacchanalian mythological scene, signed with monogram "JS" with factory marks, numbered More ...

Cream-glazed Bottle Vase

Cream-glazed Bottle Vase

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1541
Unsold
 

Cream-glazed Bottle Vase, China, Qing dynasty, with long slanted neck, decorated with a swirling chilong, resting on a raised foot ring, allover crackling, ht. 8 7/8 in. More ...

Blue and White Covered Box

Blue and White Covered Box

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1582
Sold for:
$554$450

Blue and White Covered Box, China, compressed circular, with scrolling lotuses, the semi-domed cover with a qilin in a shaped panel, all against a yellow crackle-glazed ground, six-character Kangxi More ...

Austrian Silver and Enamel Cornucopia

Austrian Silver and Enamel Cornucopia

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Austrian Silver and Enamel Cornucopia, Vienna, late 19th century, maker's mark "HB," possibly for Hermann Böhm, cover with an eagle finial, allover en plein enamel scenes of classical mythology, More ...

Mary Holthy Needlepoint Sampler

Mary Holthy Needlepoint Sampler

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$431$350

Mary Holthy Needlepoint Sampler, England, colors including red, brown, rust, green, black, and buff with floral border, poetic verses to either side of a central crown above motifs including More ...

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$800$650

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus, Italy, 19th century, the standing figure modeled wrestling a serpent, supporting a chased bowl, incised mark "Amodio Naples" for Freres Amodio, ht. 24 More ...

Decorative Embossed Iron Battle Shield

Decorative Embossed Iron Battle Shield

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Decorative Embossed Iron Battle Shield, Continental, 19th century, teardrop shape in relief with a classical depiction of a mythological battle, dark brown "bronzed" patina, illegible foundry mark, More ...

Italian Majolica Charger

Italian Majolica Charger

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$800$650

Italian Majolica Charger, 19th century, polychrome enamel decorated with wide mythological border surrounding an allegorical scene, dia. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Wucai Zun-form Dragon and Phoenix Vase

Wucai Zun-form Dragon and Phoenix Vase

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$215$175

Wucai Zun-form Dragon and Phoenix Vase, China, early 20th century, three-tiered with two flanges each, decorated with phoenix, dragon, and lotus designs from top to bottom, six-character Wanli mark More ...

Famille Verte Footed Vase

Famille Verte Footed Vase

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$123$100

Famille Verte Footed Vase, China, baluster-form with a banded flanged mouth rim, decorated with heavenly horses against a swirled ground, six-character Kangxi mark on base, ht. 7 7/8 in. More ...

Famille Verte "Heavenly Horse" Dish

Famille Verte "Heavenly Horse" Dish

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$677$550

Famille Verte "Heavenly Horse" Dish, China, depicting yellow, green, and purple horses surrounding a central dragon amidst scattered flowers and waves on a green spiraled ground, the exterior with More ...

Famille Verte "Heavenly Horse" Covered Ewer

Famille Verte "Heavenly Horse" Covered Ewer

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Famille Verte "Heavenly Horse" Covered Ewer, China, depicting horses leaping through scattered flowers and waves on a green spiral ground with three yellow bands, ht. 19 in. More ...

Cream-glazed Bottle Vase

Cream-glazed Bottle Vase

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
185
Unsold
 

Cream-glazed Bottle Vase, China, Qing dynasty, with long slanted neck, decorated with a swirling chilong, resting on a raised foot ring, allover crackling, ht. 8 7/8 in. More ...

Green-glazed Amphora Vase

Green-glazed Amphora Vase

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
209
Unsold
 

Green-glazed Amphora Vase, China, oviform with slender neck, everted and rolled mouth rim, decorated with a molded dragon design around the bottom, six-character Kangxi mark on base, ht. 7 5/8 in. More ...

Archaic-style Carved Jade Tripod Wine Ewer and Cover

Archaic-style Carved Jade Tripod Wine Ewer and Cover

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Archaic-style Carved Jade Tripod Wine Ewer and Cover, China, flattened globular form with bird-inspired mouth and cover, chilong-inspired handle and feet, decorated in relief with taotie masks, pale More ...