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Singing Bird Automaton

Singing Bird Automaton

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1051
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Singing Bird Automaton, France, 20th century, brass case with repousse decoration, single bird with yellow plumage on a limb with vines, clockwork mechanism activates tail, head, and beak, ht. 10 More ...

Two-bird Singing Automaton

Two-bird Singing Automaton

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$800$650

Two-bird Singing Automaton, Germany, 20th century, brass case with repousse decoration and wire cage containing two birds with colorful plumage which sing and move heads, tails, and beaks when More ...

Large Two-bird Singing Automaton

Large Two-bird Singing Automaton

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Large Two-bird Singing Automaton, brass case with repousse decoration and wire cage containing two birds with colorful plumage which sing and move heads, tails, and beaks when activated by the More ...

Five Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song   Art Glass Sculptures

Five Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1020
Sold for:
$523$425

Five Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song Art Glass Sculptures, Japan, blown and cast glass, all signed, ht. 8 1/2 to 10 3/4, wd. 5 1/4 to 10 3/4, dp. 3 1/4 in. More ...

Five Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song   Art Glass Sculptures

Five Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
537
Unsold
 

Five Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song Art Glass Sculptures, Japan, blown and cast glass, all signed, ht. 8 1/2 to 10 3/4, wd. 5 1/4 to 10 3/4, dp. 3 1/4 in. More ...

Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song II   Art Glass Sculpture

Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song II Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
538
Unsold
 

Naomi Shioya Sing Each Song II Art Glass Sculpture, Japan, c. 2005, blown and cast glass, signed, ht. 10 3/4, wd. 5 1/4, dp. 3 1/4 in. More ...

Blue and White Woolen Independence Coverlet

Blue and White Woolen Independence Coverlet

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1350
Sold for:
$677$550

Blue and White Woolen Independence Coverlet, America, 1833, floral decoration with eagle, Masonic, and Independence Hall border, the corners with "AGRICULTURE & MANUFACTURES. ARE THE FOUNDATION OF More ...

Micah Williams (New Jersey/New York, 1782-1837)      Portrait of Annette (Hannah) Hoogland Bogart

Micah Williams (New Jersey/New York, 1782-1837) Portrait of Annette (Hannah) Hoogland Bogart

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1352
Sold for:
$308$250

Micah Williams (New Jersey/New York, 1782-1837) Portrait of Annette (Hannah) Hoogland Bogart Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 25 1/2 x 21 in., in a molded walnut and parcel-gilt frame, backed with an More ...

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$984$800

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952, bearing the maker's manuscript label, inscribed internally Vivo silenzio/Morto io canto/Living silent/Dead I singing [sic], length of back 356 mm. More ...

The Youth's Companion  , September 8, 1892, Containing the First Printed Mention of the Pledge of Allegiance.

The Youth's Companion , September 8, 1892, Containing the First Printed Mention of the Pledge of Allegiance.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$308$250

The Youth's Companion, September 8, 1892, Containing the First Printed Mention of the Pledge of Allegiance. Boston: Perry Mason & Co., 1892. Folio-format newspaper, twelve pages, Columbus Day issue, More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Belisarius

American School, Early 19th Century Belisarius

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, Early 19th Century Belisarius Inscribed "Belisarius Delinated [sic] By P.B. Wescott." Watercolor on paper, 18 x 25 in. (sight), matted and framed. Condition: Toning, repair More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Five Portraits of Members of the Nessly Family

American School, Early 19th Century Five Portraits of Members of the Nessly Family

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$1,046$850

American School, Early 19th Century Five Portraits of Members of the Nessly Family Unsigned, sitters identified on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in., in various frames. More ...

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855)      Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$369$300

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 31 x 26 in., in a carved and black-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Relined, More ...

Singing Bird Automaton

Singing Bird Automaton

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1547
Sold for:
$738$600

Singing Bird Automaton, the brass case with repousse decoration, single bird with black and brown plumage on a limb with cloth flowers, clockwork mechanism activates tail, head, and beak, ht. 11 More ...

Three Books Relating to American Paper Money

Three Books Relating to American Paper Money

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2184
Sold for:
$12$10

Three Books Relating to American Paper Money, third and fifth editions of Don C. Kelly's National Bank Notes and the 16th edition of the Standard Catalog of United States Paper Money. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Album of Photographs from the Family of Orrin Freeman (American, 1830-1866)

American School, 19th Century Album of Photographs from the Family of Orrin Freeman (American, 1830-1866)

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$923$750

American School, 19th Century Album of Photographs from the Family of Orrin Freeman (American, 1830-1866), including sixty-five cartes-de-visite, five tintypes, fifteen gem-sized tintypes, and More ...

Birdcage Automaton

Birdcage Automaton

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Birdcage Automaton, 20th century, brass cage set atop a giltwood base, two singing birds to interior, overall ht. 20 in. More ...

Boxed Pocket Gold and Jewel Balance Scale

Boxed Pocket Gold and Jewel Balance Scale

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$234$190

Boxed Pocket Gold and Jewel Balance Scale, H. Kohlbusch, New York, late 19th century, with weights, (needle bent but intact), box lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Large Forest Hart (American, Late 20th Century) Bronze Sculpture Elk Ridge

Large Forest Hart (American, Late 20th Century) Bronze Sculpture Elk Ridge

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1335
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Large Forest Hart (American, Late 20th Century) Bronze Sculpture Elk Ridge, titled, signed, dated, and numbered on base "Elk Ridge/Forest Hart/1989/12/25," ht. 35 1/2 in. More ...

Robert Daughters (American, 1929-2013)    Two Works: Poplar Gold

Robert Daughters (American, 1929-2013) Two Works: Poplar Gold

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1334
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Robert Daughters (American, 1929-2013) Two Works: Poplar Gold and Poplar Sunset. Signed "R. Daughters" l.r. and l.l., respectively, each titled and signed on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, sizes More ...

Weegee [aka Arthur Usher Fellig] (1899-1968) Naked City  , Signed Copy.

Weegee [aka Arthur Usher Fellig] (1899-1968) Naked City , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$308$250

Weegee [aka Arthur Usher Fellig] (1899-1968) Naked City, Signed Copy. New York: Essential Books, [1945]. Octavo, illustrated with Weegee's photos throughout, signed in green ink on dedication page, More ...

Havell, Robert Jr. (1793-1878) View of the City of Boston from the Dorchester Heights.

Havell, Robert Jr. (1793-1878) View of the City of Boston from the Dorchester Heights.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$861$700

Havell, Robert Jr. (1793-1878) View of the City of Boston from the Dorchester Heights. Sing Sing, New York: by W.A. Coleman, 205 Broadway [Printed by W. Neale], for Robt. Havell, [c. 1841]. Aquatint More ...

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952, bearing the maker's manuscript label, inscribed internally Vivo silenzio/Morto io canto/Living silent/Dead I singing [sic], length of back 356 mm. More ...

Altesino Brunello di Montalcino Montosoli 2010, 6 bottles (oc)

Altesino Brunello di Montalcino Montosoli 2010, 6 bottles (oc)

Auction:
3168B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 05, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$492$400

Altesino Brunello di Montalcino Montosoli 2010 Tuscany "Montosoli enthusiasts will not be disappointed by the 2010 Brunello di Montalcino Montosoli. This special single-vineyard expression shows a More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Belisarius

American School, Early 19th Century Belisarius

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
130
Unsold
 

American School, Early 19th Century Belisarius Inscribed "Belisarius Delinated [sic] By P.B. Wescott." Watercolor on paper, 18 x 25 in. (sight), matted and framed. Condition: Toning, repair More ...

American School, 19th Century      Boy with Animals in a Landscape

American School, 19th Century Boy with Animals in a Landscape

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$431$350

American School, 19th Century Boy with Animals in a Landscape Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 6 7/8 x 6 7/8 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Minor toning, water stains, paper wrinkling, More ...

Edwin Plummer (Massachusetts, c. 1802-1880)      Portraits of a Man and Woman

Edwin Plummer (Massachusetts, c. 1802-1880) Portraits of a Man and Woman

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$923$750

Edwin Plummer (Massachusetts, c. 1802-1880) Portraits of a Man and Woman Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 6 x 4 7/8 in., in molded gilt frames with eglomise mats. Condition: Uneven toning on More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Portrait of a Young Man in a Black Jacket

American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Young Man in a Black Jacket

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$338$275

American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Young Man in a Black Jacket Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 10 5/8 x 8 1/8 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Condition: Minor toning, not More ...

Justus Dalee (New York/Wisconsin, 1793-1878)      Portrait of a Woman in a Black Dress

Justus Dalee (New York/Wisconsin, 1793-1878) Portrait of a Woman in a Black Dress

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$984$800

Justus Dalee (New York/Wisconsin, 1793-1878) Portrait of a Woman in a Black Dress Unsigned. Watercolor on heavy paper, 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 in., a molded ebonized frame with gilt liner. Condition: More ...

American School, 19th Century      Profile Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Red Book

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Red Book

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$861$700

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of a Gentleman Holding a Red Book Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 1/4 x 2 3/4 in., in a molded silver leaf frame. Condition: Minor tear to left More ...