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Embroidered Altar Cloth

Embroidered Altar Cloth

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Embroidered Altar Cloth, China, late 19th/early 20th century, the square panel decorated with a front-facing dragon surrounded by ruyi-head clouds, the top reserve with a pair of side-facing More ...

Suzani Embroidery

Suzani Embroidery

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$923$750

Suzani Embroidery, Central Asia, 19th/20th century, decorated with floral roundels in chain stitch, and two woven and embroidered bags, suzani 60 x 44 1/2 in. More ...

Woman's Informal Robe

Woman's Informal Robe

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$923$750

Woman's Informal Robe, China, late 19th/early 20th century, the blue silk embroidered with a central front-facing dragon in couched gold thread, surrounded by sprigs of flowers and fruit depicted in More ...

Embroidered Military Rank Badge

Embroidered Military Rank Badge

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$615$500

Embroidered Military Rank Badge, China, depicting a lion signifying the second rank, stitched in blue with couched gold details, surrounded by ruyi-head clouds and above a border of crashing waves, More ...

Four Embroidered Tassels and a Fan Case

Four Embroidered Tassels and a Fan Case

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Four Embroidered Tassels and a Fan Case, China, 19th century, three of the tassels embroidered with the Eight Buddhist Emblems, tassels made with various colored strands, the fan case embroidered More ...

Seven Embroidered Oval Purses

Seven Embroidered Oval Purses

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$738$600

Seven Embroidered Oval Purses, China, 19th/20th century, one with flowers in satin stitch, two embroidered with figures in narrative scenes, one with the "Hundred Antiques" motif, another with More ...

Three Embroidered Purses and an Aromatic Pouch

Three Embroidered Purses and an Aromatic Pouch

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Three Embroidered Purses and an Aromatic Pouch, China, 19th century, the purses kidney form, two embroidered in counted stitch with censers and scholarly objects, one embroidered with a shou symbol More ...

Four Embroidered Purses

Four Embroidered Purses

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Four Embroidered Purses, China, 19th/20th century, kidney form, two cream and brown similarly embroidered with censers and precious objects, one dark and light blue embroidered with auspicious More ...

Five Embroidered Belt Purses

Five Embroidered Belt Purses

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$984$800

Five Embroidered Belt Purses, China, 19th/20th century, each a small pouch attached to a belt loop, two decorated with scholarly and decorative objects, one with floral sprigs and insects, one with More ...

Five Embroidered Belt Purses

Five Embroidered Belt Purses

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Five Embroidered Belt Purses, China, 19th/20th century, each a small pouch attached to a belt loop, one embroidered with a shishi and a deer, another two with floral sprays, another with a crane, More ...

Five Embroidered Purses

Five Embroidered Purses

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$431$350

Five Embroidered Purses, China, 20th century, one embroidered with a shishi lion, one embroidered with creatures from a folk tale, one with auspicious objects and fruit, one with auspicious fruit More ...

Five Embroidered Purses

Five Embroidered Purses

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$277$225

Five Embroidered Purses, China, 19th/20th century, one embroidered with a pair of ducks, one with a censer and other precious objects, and three with floral motifs, all in satin or seed stitch, More ...

Embroidered Informal Dragon Robe

Embroidered Informal Dragon Robe

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Embroidered Informal Dragon Robe, China, early 20th century, embroidered with eight dragons chasing pearls in ruyi-head clouds, surrounded by bats and Buddhist emblems, in satin stitch with couched More ...

Embroidered Coverlet

Embroidered Coverlet

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Embroidered Coverlet, China, late 19th/early 20th century, two panels depicting pheasants and songbirds perched on branches amid peonies and bamboo on a pale pink silk ground, stitched together to More ...

Two Framed Works

Two Framed Works

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Framed Works, a floral needlework embroidery and a primitive oil on canvas of oxen. More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Needlework Sampler "Susanna Wardell,"

Needlework Sampler "Susanna Wardell,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$554$450

Needlework Sampler "Susanna Wardell," probably America, dated 1764, stitched in silk on linen with three lines of alphabet over stylized trees, strawberries, and flowers, signed and dated "Svsanna More ...

Miniature Needlework Sampler

Miniature Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Miniature Needlework Sampler, Esther Shove, Marblehead, Massachusetts, dated 1785, seven lines of white thread alphabet and numbers with the date "1785" stitched on a fine linen background, in a More ...

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn,"

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn," made at Sarah Stivours' School, Salem, Massachusetts, dated 1788, stitched in silk on linen with eight lines of alphabet over the stitched inscription "HANNA BYRN More ...

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo,"

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$677$550

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo," probably America, dated 1803, stitched in silk on linen with four lines of alphabet and numbers above signature and date "JOANNA Y GORDO/Wrought this in the More ...

Needlework Sampler "Eliza Hilton,"

Needlework Sampler "Eliza Hilton,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
88
Unsold
 

Needlework Sampler "Eliza Hilton," Maine, dated 1812, stitched in silk on linen with seven lines of alphabet and numbers, signed and dated "Eliza R. Hilton aged 13, 1812," over three lines of verse, More ...

Two Framed Vermont Needlework Samplers

Two Framed Vermont Needlework Samplers

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$615$500

Two Framed Vermont Needlework Samplers, 19th century, stitched in silk on a linen background with lines of alphabet and text, the larger signed "E E Eaton," the other "Polly Flag Smith Sudbury, More ...

Needlework "King" Family Record

Needlework "King" Family Record

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$677$550

Needlework "King" Family Record, likely Danvers, Massachusetts, dated 1808, stitched in silk on a green linen background with five lines of alphabet and numbers over three lines of verse and ten More ...

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
109
Unsold
 

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket, Harriet Goodwin, Alfred, Maine, c. 1880-1900, the finely woven basket with intricate quatrefoil pattern on the shallow lid stitched to the body in the More ...

Cloth Doll of a Black Woman in a Pink Gown

Cloth Doll of a Black Woman in a Pink Gown

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$800$650

Cloth Doll of a Black Woman in a Pink Gown, America, late 19th/early 20th century, with applied cloth hair, glass bead eyes, stitched nose and mouth, dressed in a pink gown with plaid kerchief, More ...

Hand-stitched Star Quilt

Hand-stitched Star Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
430
Sold for:
$738$600

Hand-stitched Star Quilt, America, early 20th century, the large central star composed of yellow, red, black, white, and gray blocks on a red background, lg. 72, wd. 68 in. More ...

Hand-stitched Potted Flowers Pattern Quilt

Hand-stitched Potted Flowers Pattern Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
432
Sold for:
$923$750

Hand-stitched Potted Flowers Pattern Quilt, America, late 19th/early 20th century, blocks composed of yellow and red flowers in a green pot on a yellow background, lg. 70, wd. 80 in. More ...

Two 20th Century Stainless Steel Medical Instruments

Two 20th Century Stainless Steel Medical Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1463
Sold for:
$62$50

Two 20th Century Stainless Steel Medical Instruments, a Singer surgical stitching instrument in its original box, and a Sierra-Shelden Tracheotome in its original green canvas satchel. Clocks, More ...

Colonial Revival Embroidered Sofa

Colonial Revival Embroidered Sofa

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1366
Sold for:
$369$300

Colonial Revival Embroidered Sofa, Paoli, Pennsylvania, 1939, ht. 32 1/4, wd. 66, dp. 30 3/4 in. Provenance: The elaborate embroidery (crewel or needlepoint) of this sofa was created by May More ...

Small Leather-covered Screen with Applied Fox Hunt Image

Small Leather-covered Screen with Applied Fox Hunt Image

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$74$60

Small Leather-covered Screen with Applied Fox Hunt Image, early 20th century, square form with rounded corners and triangular feet, stitched detail throughout, (imperfections), ht. 22, wd. 19 1/2 More ...