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Miniature Watercolor Portraits of Samuel Gager III and Wealthy Ann Huntington, and Two Cased Photographs

Miniature Watercolor Portraits of Samuel Gager III and Wealthy Ann Huntington, and Two Cased Photographs

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
115
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Miniature Watercolor Portraits of Samuel Gager III and Wealthy Ann Huntington, and Two Cased Photographs, James Sanford Ellsworth, c. 1843, the miniature portraits of the sitters in black clothing More ...

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
219
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand, possibly the work of Stephen Whipple, Danvers, Massachusetts, c. 1810, the elongated octagonal top with banded and string-inlaid border on a reeded More ...

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
220
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand, possibly the work of Stephen Whipple, Danvers, Massachusetts, c. 1810, the elongated octagonal top with banded and string-inlaid border on a reeded More ...

Late Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Two-drawer Worktable

Late Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Two-drawer Worktable

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
221
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Late Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Two-drawer Worktable, attributed to William Hawkes Jr., Marblehead, Massachusetts, c. 1815-20, the rectangular top with ovolo corners above More ...

Mahogany and Eglomise Patent Timepiece

Mahogany and Eglomise Patent Timepiece

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
234
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Mahogany and Eglomise Patent Timepiece, William Cummins, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1820, the painted iron dial inscribed "warranted by Wm. Cummins," with original tablets, the throat lettered More ...

Miniature Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box

Miniature Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
251
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Miniature Wallpaper Covered Dome-top Box, probably New England, early 19th century, rectangular covered box with wire hinged lid covered with brown leaf and dot patterned wallpaper, the interior More ...

American School, Late 19th Century      Country Landscape with Greek Revival House

American School, Late 19th Century Country Landscape with Greek Revival House

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
265
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

American School, Late 19th Century Country Landscape with Greek Revival House Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 17 x 24 in., in a giltwood frame. Condition: Relined, minor retouch. Provenance: More ...

Carved and Painted Wooden Pond Boat with Carrying Case

Carved and Painted Wooden Pond Boat with Carrying Case

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
297
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Carved and Painted Wooden Pond Boat with Carrying Case, c. 1884, the two-masted schooner ESCARGOT, with carved eagle-head figurehead, scribed deck, and hewn weighted hull, comes equipped with sails, More ...

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
324
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Pair of Polychrome Painted Juggling Clubs, 19th century, blue-painted bodies with central red band and white heart, ht. 15 1/2 in. Provenance: Skinner, March 4, 2012, Lot 452. More ...

Miniature Double-top Basket

Miniature Double-top Basket

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1038
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Miniature Double-top Basket, late 19th century, the rectangular body with two hinged lids, bentwood handle, ht. 5, wd. 8, dp. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: David Pottinger; Marna Anderson; Skinner, More ...

American School, 20th Century      Primitive Painting of a Vermont Farm

American School, 20th Century Primitive Painting of a Vermont Farm

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1112
Estimate:
$300 - $500

American School, 20th Century Primitive Painting of a Vermont Farm Unsigned. Oil on Masonite, 18 58 x 24 1/2 in., in a molded giltwood frame. Condition: No obvious retouch. Provenance: More ...

Marine Paint Decorated Wooden Box

Marine Paint Decorated Wooden Box

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1371
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Marine Paint Decorated Wooden Box, America, 19th century, hinged lift-top lid painted with eagle, flags, shield, and globe, an oval reserve on the front depicting a lighthouse, buildings, and a More ...

Polychrome Decorated Swordfish Sword

Polychrome Decorated Swordfish Sword

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1375
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Polychrome Decorated Swordfish Sword, probably New England Coast, mid to late 19th century, the swordfish bill blade with various hand-painted motifs including two ships and a steamship on the More ...

American School, 19th Century      Ships off the Coast, Grand Manan Island

American School, 19th Century Ships off the Coast, Grand Manan Island

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1378
Estimate:
$300 - $500

American School, 19th Century Ships off the Coast, Grand Manan Island Unsigned, inscribed "Grand Manan" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on board, 9 x 12 in., in a molded gesso and gold-painted More ...

Inlaid Mahogany Knife Box

Inlaid Mahogany Knife Box

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1379
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Inlaid Mahogany Knife Box, England or America, early 19th century, hinged canted lid with an inlaid shell opening to a platform pierced for cutlery with inlaid stringing, interior lid inlaid with a More ...

Export Porcelain Grisaille-decorated Bowl

Export Porcelain Grisaille-decorated Bowl

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1381
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Export Porcelain Grisaille-decorated Bowl, China, late 18th/early 19th century, the bowl decorated with a floral swag around the rim and floral sprays at center and around the side, (hairlines), ht. More ...

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope, London, no. 12, the two-piece main tube engraved "Royal Geographical Society No 12/Cary London," finder scope, rack-and-pinion More ...

Chateau Brane Cantenac, 5 bottles

Chateau Brane Cantenac, 5 bottles

Auction:
3294T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 08, 2019
Lot:
1028
Unsold
 

Chateau Brane Cantenac 1952 (2 bts) u: one top shoulder, one very top shoulder, heavy corrosion to both capsules, evidence of possible old seepage to one, fading, discoloration and heavy bin soil More ...

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)      Portrait of a Young Man

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Portrait of a Young Man

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Portrait of a Young Man Unsigned, identified on a label affixed to the stretcher, inscribed "Property of/Stanley N. Barbee/Los Angeles" on the reverse. More ...

Attributed to Samuel Henry Alken (British, 1810-1894)      Four Coaching Scenes

Attributed to Samuel Henry Alken (British, 1810-1894) Four Coaching Scenes

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
227
Unsold
 

Attributed to Samuel Henry Alken (British, 1810-1894) Four Coaching Scenes Each signed or inscribed "H Alken" l.l. or l.r., attributed to Alken on presentation plaques, all with fragmentary More ...

William Zorach (American, 1887-1966)    Head of a girl

William Zorach (American, 1887-1966) Head of a girl

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

William Zorach (American, 1887-1966) Head of a girl Signed "Zorach" along the lower back of the head. Bronze with brown/gold patina, height 5 3/4 in. (14.5 cm), on a black metal plinth. More ...

Fernand Renard (French, 1912-1990)      Still Life with Fruit, Flowers, and Butterflies

Fernand Renard (French, 1912-1990) Still Life with Fruit, Flowers, and Butterflies

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
520
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Fernand Renard (French, 1912-1990) Still Life with Fruit, Flowers, and Butterflies Signed "Renard" l.r., inscribed "No. 4" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 19 5/8 x 24 in. (50.0 x 61.0 cm), More ...

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617)      Pietà

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Pietà

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Pietà, 1596. Monogrammed and dated within the plate, pencil annotations and collector's stamp (see below) to verso. Engraving on laid paper, image size 6 More ...

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)      Image from the Suite La bague d'aurore

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983) Image from the Suite La bague d'aurore

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983) Image from the Suite La bague d'aurore, 1957, from the hand-colored edition of 12 (Dupin, 132). Signed "Miró." in pencil l.r., numbered "III/XII" in pencil l.r., More ...

Pair of Spinach Green Covered Vessels

Pair of Spinach Green Covered Vessels

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
335
Unsold
 

Pair of Spinach Green Covered Vessels, China, 19th century, cylindrical form, the bodies and covers carved with archaic motifs in relief, separated by ribs and taotie faces, celadon stone with apple More ...

Manner of Lt. Thomas Yates, R.N. (British, c. 1760-1796)      River Traffic Off Greenwich Hospital

Manner of Lt. Thomas Yates, R.N. (British, c. 1760-1796) River Traffic Off Greenwich Hospital

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
627
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Manner of Lt. Thomas Yates, R.N. (British, c. 1760-1796) River Traffic Off Greenwich Hospital Unsigned. Oil on panel, 14 x 19 in., in a modern frame. Condition: Minor retouch, craquelure, More ...

Watercolor of a Courting Couple

Watercolor of a Courting Couple

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
761
Sold for:
$215$175

Watercolor of a Courting Couple, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, inscribed on the reverse "Presented to Abigail Hartt/by/Miss Mary Ann Skinner," 6 1/2 x 5 3/4 in., in a molded giltwood More ...

Red-painted Settle Bench

Red-painted Settle Bench

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Red-painted Settle Bench, probably Massachusetts, 18th century, the straight back with a half-round crest, above a plank seat and shaped arms with turned supports, and shaped skirt, (restored), ht. More ...

Black-painted Turned and Carved Bannister-back Armchair

Black-painted Turned and Carved Bannister-back Armchair

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Black-painted Turned and Carved Bannister-back Armchair, early to mid-18th century, the arched and scrolled molded crest above four split-balusters and swelled stiles joined to the turned arm More ...

Brown-painted Octagonal-top Cross-base Candlestand

Brown-painted Octagonal-top Cross-base Candlestand

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Brown-painted Octagonal-top Cross-base Candlestand, New England, early 18th century, on a bulbous turned post and shaped feet, (imperfections), ht. 24 1/4, wd. 12 1/2, dp. 13 in. Provenance: More ...