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Veracruz Priest's Bust

Veracruz Priest's Bust

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
31
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Veracruz Priest's Bust, Late Classic, 550-950 AD, life-size polychrome bust of a priest, with large hollow ear plugs and wearing a head band, encrusted surface with some pigment loss, ht. 10 in. More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf.

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf. Finely illuminated folio-format parchment manuscript leaf consisting of eleven lines of vocal music in Latin in black ink with red and blue rubrication, musical notation More ...

Italian School, 16th Century, After Bernardino Campi (Italian, 1522-1591)      Jewish Priest at Sacrificial Altar

Italian School, 16th Century, After Bernardino Campi (Italian, 1522-1591) Jewish Priest at Sacrificial Altar

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$308$250

Italian School, 16th Century, After Bernardino Campi (Italian, 1522-1591) Jewish Priest at Sacrificial Altar Signed or inscribed "Campi" l.r. Pen and ink on laid paper, 5 1/4 x 6 3/4 in., More ...

Buddhist Priest's Robe, Jiasha

Buddhist Priest's Robe, Jiasha

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Buddhist Priest's Robe, Jiasha, China, 19th century, embroidered with lung dragon roundels and panels, a pair of Buddhist lions and a lotus in couched gold thread at the collar, red felt rectangles More ...

Orrin Freeman (1830-1866) and Others, Album of Historic Photographs of China and Japan

Orrin Freeman (1830-1866) and Others, Album of Historic Photographs of China and Japan

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

Orrin Freeman (1830-1866) and Others, Album of Historic Photographs of China and Japan, approximately 270 cartes-de-visite, most hand-colored, many inscribed, mostly portraits of Chinese, Japanese, More ...

Five Woodblock Prints

Five Woodblock Prints

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1400
Sold for:
$123$100

Five Woodblock Prints, Japan, three oban tate-e, including one Kuniyoshi, Yokobue, No. 37 from the series Ukiyo-e Parallels for the Cloudy Chapters of the Tale of Genji; one Toyokuni, depicting a More ...

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Divinity. Dublin: Printed by the Society of Stationers, 1633. More ...

Whitgift, John (1530?-1604) An Answere to a Certen Libel Intituled, An Admonition to the Parliament.

Whitgift, John (1530?-1604) An Answere to a Certen Libel Intituled, An Admonition to the Parliament.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
191
Unsold
 

Whitgift, John (1530?-1604) An Answere to a Certen Libel Intituled, An Admonition to the Parliament. London: by Henrie Bynneman, for Humfrey Toy, 1572. First edition, quarto, title page printed More ...

Four Pieces of Sterling Silver Tableware

Four Pieces of Sterling Silver Tableware

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Pieces of Sterling Silver Tableware, three English: a cann, 1754-55 by William Shaw & William Priest, ht. 3 5/8, a small creamer, 1899-1900 by William Devenport, ht. 2 3/8, and modern wine More ...

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Plaque of Joseph Priestly

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Plaque of Joseph Priestly

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Portrait Plaque of Joseph Priestly, England, late 18th century, oval shape with white relief bust profile to the left, impressed mark, lg. 12 in.; set in an ebonized More ...

Damascenus, Joannes (676-749) Historia de Vitis et Rebus Gestis SS. Barlaam Eremitae.

Damascenus, Joannes (676-749) Historia de Vitis et Rebus Gestis SS. Barlaam Eremitae.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1141
Unsold
 

Damascenus, Joannes (676-749) Historia de Vitis et Rebus Gestis SS. Barlaam Eremitae. Cologne: Ex Officina Birckmannica, 1593. 12mo, contemporary tooled parchment, worn, title page torn with loss More ...

Standing Veracruz Priest Figure

Standing Veracruz Priest Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Standing Veracruz Priest Figure, Late Classic, AD 550-950, standing on its toes, legs apart, arms outstretched with palms open, wearing a long loincloth and elaborate headgear, with large pierced More ...

Six Figurative Akan Goldweights

Six Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
105
Unsold
 

Six Figurative Akan Goldweights, a priest with a shrine and sword, ht. 2 1/2; a man smoking a pipe and carrying gunpowder, ht. 2 1/2; a man before "God's Tree," ht. 2 1/8; a man with walking stick More ...

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Figurative Akan Goldweights, a warrior holding the head of an enemy, ht. 1 1/2; a priest performing the nkabere ritual, 1 1/8 x 1 1/2; and a bearded man placing an object in his mouth, ht. 1 More ...

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617)      The Circumcision

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) The Circumcision

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1551
Sold for:
$308$250

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) The Circumcision, from The Life of the Virgin Dated and monogrammed "1594/HG" on a tablet l.c., numbered "4" in l.l. corner, lettered in Latin with verses by More ...

Two Miniature Terra-cotta Figures

Two Miniature Terra-cotta Figures

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$86$70

Two Miniature Terra-cotta Figures, China, an official and a priest, ht. to 2 1/8 in. More ...

Baule Priest Statue

Baule Priest Statue

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1176
Unsold
 

Baule Priest Statue, late 19th/early 20th century, Niembo chiefdom, Democratic Republic of Congo, depicted standing on the "head of the world," height 14 in. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New More ...

Codex Borbonicus Manuscrit Mexicain de la Bibliotheque du Palais Bourbon.

Codex Borbonicus Manuscrit Mexicain de la Bibliotheque du Palais Bourbon.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$861$700

Codex Borbonicus Manuscrit Mexicain de la Bibliotheque du Palais Bourbon. Paris: Leroux, 1899. Large quarto, full-color facsimile presented accordion-style, with a commentary by Theodore Jules More ...

Sally Michel Avery (American, 1902-2003)      Two Blondes

Sally Michel Avery (American, 1902-2003) Two Blondes

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Sally Michel Avery (American, 1902-2003) Two Blondes Signed and dated "Sally Michel/1974" l.r., titled on the reverse u.c. Oil on canvasboard, 20 x 16 in. (50.7 x 40.5 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Christopher Brown (American, b. 1951)      Two Prints: Zig and Zag I

Christopher Brown (American, b. 1951) Two Prints: Zig and Zag I

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Christopher Brown (American, b. 1951) Two Prints: Zig and Zag I and Zig and Zag II. Each signed and dated "Christopher Brown 1991" in pencil l.r. and numbered "4/40" in pencil l.l., at least one More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Tête de jeune femme

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Tête de jeune femme

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Tête de jeune femme, 1947, proof outside of the edition (Bloch, 458). Unsigned, dated "24Juin47" (reversed) within the matrix. Lithograph on paper, image More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Jeunesse

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Jeunesse

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
81
Unsold
 

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Jeunesse, 1950, first state of two (Bloch, 675). Signed and dated "Picasso 23Mai50" within the matrix, inscribed "188 1e etat" in pencil on the reverse. More ...

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989)      Tulip

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Tulip

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Tulip, 1984. Inscribed, titled, dated, and numbered "1401...ed 5/10" in black ink on the mount verso l.l., signed by Michael Ward Stout, executor, in More ...

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989)      Flowers

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Flowers

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$10,763$8,750

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Flowers, 1984. Inscribed, titled, dated, and numbered "1396...ed 8/10" in black ink on the mount verso l.l., signed by Michael Ward Stout, executor, in More ...

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989)      Calla Lily

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Calla Lily

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Calla Lily, 1988. Inscribed, titled, dated, and numbered "1833...8/10" in black ink on the mount verso l.l., signed by Michael Ward Stout, executor, in More ...

Bible, New Testament, English, Douay-Rheims,The Nevv Testament.

Bible, New Testament, English, Douay-Rheims,The Nevv Testament.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1154
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Bible, New Testament, English, Douay-Rheims,The Nevv Testament. Rheims: John Fogny, 1582. First edition, quarto, translated chiefly by Gregory Martin (c. 1542-1582), title page printed within a type More ...

Herbert, George (1593-1633) A Priest to the Temple.

Herbert, George (1593-1633) A Priest to the Temple.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1278
Sold for:
$197$160

Herbert, George (1593-1633) A Priest to the Temple. London: Roycroft for Tooke, 1671. Octavo, with the half-title, bound in contemporary sheep boards, rebacked, the repair failing, 6 1/4 x 3 3/4 More ...

Mainardi, Agostino (1482-1563) An Anatomi, that is to say a Parting in Peeces of the Mass.

Mainardi, Agostino (1482-1563) An Anatomi, that is to say a Parting in Peeces of the Mass.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1319
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Mainardi, Agostino (1482-1563) An Anatomi, that is to say a Parting in Peeces of the Mass. [Strasbourg: Printed by the heirs of W. Köpfel], A.D. 1556. First and only English edition, octavo, bound More ...

Sander, Nicholas (1530-1581) The Rocke of the Churche.

Sander, Nicholas (1530-1581) The Rocke of the Churche.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1382
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Sander, Nicholas (1530-1581) The Rocke of the Churche. Louvain: Foulerum, 1567. First edition, rare, two copies in North American libraries, no copies appear in the auction records, this copy with More ...

Framed "Zuni Bow Priest on Eastern Visit" Cabinet Card by Frank Cushing

Framed "Zuni Bow Priest on Eastern Visit" Cabinet Card by Frank Cushing

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$369$300

Framed "Zuni Bow Priest on Eastern Visit" Cabinet Card by Frank Cushing, published by J.W. Black, Boston, label on verso, frame size 12 1/2 x 10 1/4 in. More ...