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Ansonia "Huntress-style" Swinger Clock

Ansonia "Huntress-style" Swinger Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$615$500

Ansonia "Huntress-style" Swinger Clock, French patinated statue of a lady with plaque reading "L'arc-En-Oiel/Par Bruchon," gilt pendulum with a 4-in. dia. sphere with applied arabic numerals, brass More ...

French Gilt Brass and Marble Annular Clock

French Gilt Brass and Marble Annular Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

French Gilt Brass and Marble Annular Clock, c. 1885, gilt doves atop the oblong blue sphere with applied stars, and roman numeral porcelain annular dial ring, all being held aloft by three cherubs More ...

Monumental 31-inch Armillary Sphere

Monumental 31-inch Armillary Sphere

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Monumental 31-inch Armillary Sphere, 20th century, 3-in. dia., gilt paper, twelve-gore sun centering the gimbaled Latin-inscribed-paper graduated rings representing circles on the celestial sphere, More ...

Henry Bryant Celestial Indicator

Henry Bryant Celestial Indicator

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Henry Bryant Celestial Indicator, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1872, the dual indicator showing armillary and orrery models with the brass sun centering the adjustable wooden known planets, revolving More ...

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, 1925-2010)      Abstract Form with Sphere

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, 1925-2010) Abstract Form with Sphere

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
499
Sold for:
$615$500

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, 1925-2010) Abstract Form with Sphere Incised signature "Castillo" l.c. Bronze with a golden patina, 4 x 8 in. (10.2 x 20.3 cm), on a marble base. Condition: More ...

Two Crystal Items

Two Crystal Items

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$37$30

Two Crystal Items, 20th century, including a Kazumasa Nagai for Swarovski "Ren" candlestick with circular prismatic candlecup, black cylindrical stem, and faceted conical base; and a Val St. Lambert More ...

Two Shinji Yonehara Art Glass Sculptures

Two Shinji Yonehara Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Shinji Yonehara Art Glass Sculptures, Japan, c. 2005, cast glass, a disc and a sphere, signed, ht. 1 1/2, 14, dia. 21 in. More ...

Shinji Yonehara Sky Line   Art Glass Sculpture

Shinji Yonehara Sky Line Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$431$350

Shinji Yonehara Sky Line Art Glass Sculpture, Japan, c. 2010, blown glass sphere, signed, ht. 8 1/2, approx. dia. 9 1/2 in. Note: Shinji Yonehara compares his glass spheres to a canvas to which More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$246$200

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane, America, late 19th century, the spreadwing eagle perched on a sphere and arrow, with directional, (regilded), lg. 24 in. More ...

Iron Globe Sculpture

Iron Globe Sculpture

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$584$475

Iron Globe Sculpture, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the central sphere contained by convex parallel rods joined by an applied flat beaded ring, mounted on a reeded tapering cast iron More ...

Nicholas Lane 2 3/4-inch Pocket Globe

Nicholas Lane 2 3/4-inch Pocket Globe

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Nicholas Lane 2 3/4-inch Pocket Globe, England, 1776, the sphere with cartouche printed "A New/GLOBE/of the/EARTH/by N. Lane" and "1776 Prockter fc," with twelve printed gores detailing Anson's and More ...

Three Pieces of Mexican Silver Jewelry by Fred Davis, Sigi, and William Spratling

Three Pieces of Mexican Silver Jewelry by Fred Davis, Sigi, and William Spratling

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
211
Unsold
 

Three Pieces of Mexican Silver Jewelry by Fred Davis, Sigi, and William Spratling, Davis bracelet, each link joined by four silver "pearls" centered by an amethyst, maker's script mark, "Silver More ...

Vahe Ghazarian Sculpture of Nude Female Torso

Vahe Ghazarian Sculpture of Nude Female Torso

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$123$100

Vahe Ghazarian Sculpture of Nude Female Torso, late 20th century, faux-granite resins, abstracted figure with turned body set on a brass rod in a cube base with green overlay and various size yellow More ...

Shinji Yonehara Sky Line   Art Glass Sculpture

Shinji Yonehara Sky Line Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
550
Unsold
 

Shinji Yonehara Sky Line Art Glass Sculpture, Japan, c. 2010, blown glass sphere, signed, ht. 8 1/2, approx. dia. 9 1/2 in. Note: Shinji Yonehara compares his glass spheres to a canvas to which More ...

Two Shinji Yonehara Art Glass Sculptures

Two Shinji Yonehara Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
551
Unsold
 

Two Shinji Yonehara Art Glass Sculptures, Japan, c. 2005, cast glass, a disc and a sphere, signed, ht. 1 1/2, 14, dia. 21 in. More ...

Shinji Yonehara Bridges Blue   and Bridges Purple   Art Glass Sculptures

Shinji Yonehara Bridges Blue and Bridges Purple Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$123$100

Shinji Yonehara Bridges Blue and Bridges Purple Art Glass Sculptures, Japan, c. 2007, blown glass spheres with corroded surfaces, both signed, both ht. 10 1/2, dia. 12 in. More ...

Two Cast Iron Rose Fence Finials

Two Cast Iron Rose Fence Finials

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1613
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Cast Iron Rose Fence Finials, the cast rose and leaves above a sphere on turned plinth and square base, with custom display base, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Two Crystal Items

Two Crystal Items

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1111
Unsold
 

Two Crystal Items, 20th century, including a Kazumasa Nagai for Swarovski "Ren" candlestick with circular prismatic candlecup, black cylindrical stem, and faceted conical base; and a Val St. Lambert More ...

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Plains Snake-Wrapped Catlinite Pipe Bowl with Carved Ash Stem, fourth quarter 19th century, the ash stem carved with alternate round and flat cut spheres, trace of pigments on stem, lg. of pipe bowl More ...

Five Art Glass Sculptures

Five Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$400$325

Five Art Glass Sculptures, late 20th century, a Robert Dane sphere with blue and gold waves, artist's signature, dated "1994," wood stand, dia. 4 1/2; a Murano glass vase composed of multicolored More ...

Early Wrought Iron and Giltwood Pawnbroker's Shop Sign

Early Wrought Iron and Giltwood Pawnbroker's Shop Sign

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Early Wrought Iron and Giltwood Pawnbroker's Shop Sign, 19th century, the hanging sign composed of two iron bars joined by wrought scrollwork, each end of the horizontal bar and the bottom of the More ...

Two Large Sphere Kugel Christmas Ornaments

Two Large Sphere Kugel Christmas Ornaments

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Large Sphere Kugel Christmas Ornaments, late 19th century, a green and a blue ornament, dia. to 8 1/2 in. More ...

Swinger-style Mystery Clock

Swinger-style Mystery Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1560
Sold for:
$677$550

Swinger-style Mystery Clock, 20th century, a heavy bronze statue of angel with upraised right arm supports the 4 1/2-in. blue sphere with arabic numerals, with rear-wind, spring-powered, time-only More ...

Art Moderne Silver Ring, Jean Despres

Art Moderne Silver Ring, Jean Despres

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Art Moderne Silver Ring, Jean Despres, France, geometric form in various textures, centering a hammered sphere, size 7, maker's mark and guarantee stamps, signed. Provenance: The Andy Warhol More ...

Chorrera Stirrup Vessel

Chorrera Stirrup Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
14
Unsold
 

Chorrera Stirrup Vessel, c. 1200-500 BC, single-ridged stirrup-spout grayware vessel depicting a rodent atop an irregular half sphere cherimoya fruit base, the rodent holds its front legs up to its More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1500
Sold for:
$74$60

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau. [San Francisco: Mackenzie Harris Corp.] for the Yolla Bolly Press of Covelo, California, 1986. Limited More ...

Carved and Painted/gilded Spreadwing Eagle

Carved and Painted/gilded Spreadwing Eagle

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1259
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved and Painted/gilded Spreadwing Eagle, America, 19th century, with well defined feather and body details, perched on a sphere, with custom stand, ht. 8 1/4, wd. 13 in. More ...

Whale's Tooth Sphere and Small Scrimshaw Tooth

Whale's Tooth Sphere and Small Scrimshaw Tooth

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1536
Sold for:
$738$600

Whale's Tooth Sphere and Small Scrimshaw Tooth, 19th century, the sphere composed of numerous plates of whale's tooth then carved with a spiral pattern, the tooth with floral decoration, dia. 4 1/2 More ...

Six Cristal d'Albret Sulphide Paperweights

Six Cristal d'Albret Sulphide Paperweights

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$215$175

Six Cristal d'Albret Sulphide Paperweights, finger-cut sides with star-cut base, including portraits of Sitting Bull, two of Dr. Martin Luther King, three of Gandhi, approx. dia. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
264
Unsold
 

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, mid-19th century, twelve colored printed gores with cartouche in the Pacific, iron meridian ring with scale in four quadrants, paper horizon band laid More ...