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View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven.

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1452
Estimate:
$900 - $1,400

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven. Boston: Conant, Lane & Scott's Lithographers, 1845. Large folio, hand-colored lithograph on stone by Fitz Henry Lane (1804-1865) from a sketch by More ...

Sarah Rodman "Tree of Life" Family Register and Calligraphic Work

Sarah Rodman "Tree of Life" Family Register and Calligraphic Work

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Sarah Rodman "Tree of Life" Family Register and Calligraphic Work, Nantucket/New Bedford, Massachusetts, early 19th century, the watercolor "Tree of Life" picture depicting the marriage of Samuel More ...

Miniature Carved Serpentine-front Scroll-top Desk/Bookcase

Miniature Carved Serpentine-front Scroll-top Desk/Bookcase

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$677$550

Miniature Carved Serpentine-front Scroll-top Desk/Bookcase, Edwin R. King, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1939, the upper section with shaped recessed paneled doors opening to pigeonholes and deep More ...

Clifford Ashley (American, 1881-1947)      Bark Canton Outward Bound from New Bedford

Clifford Ashley (American, 1881-1947) Bark Canton Outward Bound from New Bedford

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Clifford Ashley (American, 1881-1947) Bark Canton Outward Bound from New Bedford Signed "CW Ashley" l.l. Oil on canvas, 27 x 36 in. (68.6 x 91.4 cm), framed. Condition: Craquelure, surface More ...

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1557
Sold for:
$277$225

Casas Grande Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar, c. 1300-1450, with polychrome geometric decoration in a bold design, with an inventory number on the bottom from the Museum of New Mexico, number 1363, ht. More ...

Nancy Graves (American, 1939-1995)      Calibrate

Nancy Graves (American, 1939-1995) Calibrate

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$677$550

Nancy Graves (American, 1939-1995) Calibrate, 1981, edition of 30 plus proofs, published by Tyler Graphics, Ltd., Bedford Village, New York (Tyler Graphics, 210:NG9). Signed and dated "N.S. More ...

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith.

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$49$40

The Field Notes of Benjamin Crane, Benjamin Hammond, and Samuel Smith. New Bedford, MA: [The Mercury Press for] the New Bedford Free Public Library, 1910. Large folio, the text consisting of More ...

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven.

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
331
Unsold
 

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven. Boston: Conant, Lane & Scott's Lithographers, 1845. Large folio, hand-colored lithograph on stone by Fitz Henry Lane (1804-1865) from a sketch by More ...

Inlaid Mahogany Tall Case Clock

Inlaid Mahogany Tall Case Clock

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Inlaid Mahogany Tall Case Clock, Stephen Taber, New Bedford, Massachusetts, late 18th century, the pierced fret and brass finials on plinths above a molded tombstone hood and glazed door opening to More ...

Painting within a Box

Painting within a Box

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$861$700

Painting within a Box, 19th century, dovetailed box with a painting of a woman in a blue dress next to a circular scene of a soldier standing in profile in front of a tree, box ht. 5 3/4, wd. 12 More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892)      Rescue from the Rocks

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Rescue from the Rocks

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
231
Unsold
 

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Rescue from the Rocks Signed and dated "Wm Bradford/64" l.r., identified on labels from Vose Galleries, Boston, and Haley & Steele, Boston, on the frame More ...

Schoolgirl Watercolor Map of the World

Schoolgirl Watercolor Map of the World

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Schoolgirl Watercolor Map of the World, Susan Bartlett Warner, 1823, a spreadwing eagle holds a ribbon labeling two hemispheres below with polychrome outlines of countries, signed and dated at More ...

Framed Oil on Tin Portrait of a Woman and Child

Framed Oil on Tin Portrait of a Woman and Child

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1195
Sold for:
$277$225

Framed Oil on Tin Portrait of a Woman and Child, possibly New Bedford, Massachusetts, 19th century, (losses), ht. 18 1/2, wd. 16 in. More ...

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$738$600

Memorandum of Whaler's Outfits. Bark Greyhound's First Voyage, October 27, 1866. New Bedford: A. Taber & Brother, Booksellers and Stationers, and Dealers in Charts and Nautical Instruments, c. 1866. More ...

Attributed to Charles Henry Gifford (American, 1839-1904)      Niagara Falls

Attributed to Charles Henry Gifford (American, 1839-1904) Niagara Falls

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Attributed to Charles Henry Gifford (American, 1839-1904) Niagara Falls Unsigned, with a label from A.B. Crowell, New Bedford, Massachusetts, affixed to the back of the frame. Oil on canvas, 9 More ...

Framed Oil on Tin Portrait of a Woman and Child

Framed Oil on Tin Portrait of a Woman and Child

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
575
Unsold
 

Framed Oil on Tin Portrait of a Woman and Child, possibly New Bedford, Massachusetts, 19th century, (losses), ht. 18 1/2, wd. 16 in. More ...

Painted Sheet Copper Bannerette Weathervane

Painted Sheet Copper Bannerette Weathervane

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Painted Sheet Copper Bannerette Weathervane, America, late 19th century, white painted with diamond finial and iron stand, lg. 49 in. Provenance: From New Bedford, Massachusetts. More ...

New Bedford Souvenir Jug

New Bedford Souvenir Jug

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$160$130

New Bedford Souvenir Jug, early 20th century, depicting a whaling scene, ht. 6, wd. 7 1/2, dp. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Protection Document for African American Seaman Charles Radcliff

Protection Document for African American Seaman Charles Radcliff

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$123$100

Protection Document for African American Seaman Charles Radcliff, 1860, New Bedford, Massachusetts. More ...

Contemporary Counterfeit The Merchants National Bank of New Bedford $5 Original Banknote

Contemporary Counterfeit The Merchants National Bank of New Bedford $5 Original Banknote

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1498
Sold for:
$369$300

Contemporary Counterfeit The Merchants National Bank of New Bedford $5 Original Banknote, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1865, charter #799, serial #P122213, with a few pinholes, losses to the More ...

Pairpoint Reverse-painted Table Lamp

Pairpoint Reverse-painted Table Lamp

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Pairpoint Reverse-painted Table Lamp Art glass, metal New Bedford, Massachusetts Bombay shade painted with a night harbor scene and scallop shells, signed C. Durand on base rim, raised on a More ...

Mount Washington Crown Milano Biscuit Jar

Mount Washington Crown Milano Biscuit Jar

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$185$150

Mount Washington Crown Milano Biscuit Jar Art glass, silver-plate New Bedford, Massachusetts, late 19th century Green melon-form body decorated with daisies in gilt, impressed MW 4413 on lid and More ...

Pairpoint Boudoir Lamp

Pairpoint Boudoir Lamp

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$185$150

Pairpoint Boudoir Lamp Glass, brass New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1880-1938 Reverse-painted shade with pink and purple blossoms, stamped The Pairpoint Corp'n., on brass pedestal base marked More ...

George Nelson-style Sling Sofa

George Nelson-style Sling Sofa

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$1,169$950

George Nelson-style Sling Sofa Leather, chromed steel, rubber United States, fourth quarter 20th century Three-cushion black leather seat and back, supported by Elasta seat, Acushnet Products More ...

Sailor's Rights Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Sailor's Rights Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$461$375

Sailor's Rights Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, 20th century, one side with spreadwing eagle and ribbon reading "SAILOR'S RIGHTS," the other side depicting the stern of a ship surrounded by anchor chain More ...

Five-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Five-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
533
Sold for:
$338$275

Five-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Jug, A.S. Bigelow, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 19th century, flat tooled rim, applied strap handle, straight sides, marked "A.S. BIGELOW.NEW BEDFORD," flower More ...

Charles Henry Gifford (Massachusetts, 1839-1904)      Sunset Over New Bedford Harbor

Charles Henry Gifford (Massachusetts, 1839-1904) Sunset Over New Bedford Harbor

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Charles Henry Gifford (Massachusetts, 1839-1904) Sunset Over New Bedford Harbor Signed and dated "C.H. Gifford/1876" l.l. Oil on canvas, 6 3/4 x 12 3/4 in., in a foliate molded and giltwood More ...

Manuscript Log of the Whaling Barque Marcella  , April 5, 1847 to February 14, 1850

Manuscript Log of the Whaling Barque Marcella , April 5, 1847 to February 14, 1850

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$4,182$3,400

Manuscript Log of the Whaling Barque Marcella, April 5, 1847 to February 14, 1850, commanded by W.H. Worth sailing from New Bedford, Massachusetts, the log records the daily positions, weather, More ...

Tiger Maple Worktable

Tiger Maple Worktable

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Tiger Maple Worktable, New Bedford, Massachusetts, area, c. 1820 the square top above a drawer flanked by diamond lattice carving, ht. 28 in. Provenance: Reportedly, Henry Brownell picked this More ...

Thomas Spencer, Ship Chandler, Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Brass Lantern

Thomas Spencer, Ship Chandler, Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Brass Lantern

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Thomas Spencer, Ship Chandler, Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, Brass Lantern, America, c. 1850s, pierced vent top with large brass loop handle, stepped base with intact removable font and burner, the More ...