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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
Estimate:
$700 - $950

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
Estimate:
$600 - $800

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
Estimate:
$500 - $1,000

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
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

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
Estimate:
$500 - $1,000

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 ...

Weber Costello Co. Solar Terra Scope Teaching Model

Weber Costello Co. Solar Terra Scope Teaching Model

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$492$400

Weber Costello Co. Solar Terra Scope Teaching Model, first quarter 20th century, 6-in. globe with twelve colored gores, cartouche reading "Peerless 6 Inch Globe/Terrestrial Globe/Weber Costello More ...

Gilman Joslin 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Gilman Joslin 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$984$800

Gilman Joslin 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, Boston, mid-19th century, twelve printed colored gores with hour rings at both Poles, analemma in the Pacific, cartouche reading in part "Joslin's More ...

Ellen Fitz 12-inch Globe Manufactured by the Ginn Brothers

Ellen Fitz 12-inch Globe Manufactured by the Ginn Brothers

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$492$400

Ellen Fitz 12-inch Globe Manufactured by the Ginn Brothers, Boston, last quarter 19th century, twelve printed gores with overlay cartouche reading "Fitz Globe Manufactured by Ginn Brothers," mounted More ...

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$677$550

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe, 66 Chanery Lane, London, 19th century, printed gores with cartouche reading in part as above, half-brass meridian ring mounted to a turned wood base, ht. 6 in. More ...

Crooke's Radiometer

Crooke's Radiometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$215$175

Crooke's Radiometer, 19th century, hand-blown colorless glass sphere with blue swirled stem, and mica vanes, ht. 9 in. More ...

Literary and Photography Books, Many Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eleven Titles.

Literary and Photography Books, Many Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eleven Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1458
Sold for:
$49$40

Literary and Photography Books, Many Signed by Authors, Artists, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eleven Titles. Including: Gisele Freund's Three Days with Joyce, New York: Persea Books, 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:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1478
Unsold
 

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 ...

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius.

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
86
Unsold
 

Heresbach, Conrad (1496-1576) Foure Bookes of Husbandrie, Collected by M. Conradus Heresbachius. London: Printed [at Eliot's Court Press] for Iohn Wight, 1586. Third edition, quarto, an English More ...

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon.   Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation   by William Caxton.

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon. Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation by William Caxton.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Higden, Ranulphus (d. 1364) Polycronicon. Translated by John Trevisa, with the 1357-1460 Continuation by William Caxton. Westminster: Wynkyn de Worde, 13 April 1495. Folio, 382 of 398 leaves, More ...

Lanquet, Thomas (1521-1545) An Epitome of Cronicles.

Lanquet, Thomas (1521-1545) An Epitome of Cronicles.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
104
Unsold
 

Lanquet, Thomas (1521-1545) An Epitome of Cronicles. London: Imprinted in fletestrete in the house of Thomas Berthelet, 1549. First edition, quarto, lacking title page (colophon leaf bound as first More ...

Rand McNally 9-inch Celestial Globe

Rand McNally 9-inch Celestial Globe

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3024
Sold for:
$492$400

Rand McNally 9-inch Celestial Globe, mid-20th century, the blue paper-covered globe on a plastic Art Deco-style base, (minor crack to base, paper with minor damage), overall ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...