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Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971)      Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971) Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971) Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman, c. 1943-44. Unsigned. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet size 4 9/16 x 6 11/16 in. (11.4 x 16.8 cm), matted, unframed. More ...

Steuben Great Whale Sculpture

Steuben Great Whale Sculpture

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Steuben Great Whale Sculpture Crystal Corning, New York, late 20th century Figure with gaping mouth and arching tail, incised Steuben, lg. 15 1/2, ht. 7 in. More ...

Sailor's Brass-bound Leather-covered Camphorwood Sea Trunk

Sailor's Brass-bound Leather-covered Camphorwood Sea Trunk

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$600$500

Sailor's Brass-bound Leather-covered Camphorwood Sea Trunk, China, early 19th century, rectangular trunk, the lid centered with an engraved pewter plaque "Peleg Simmons/New Bedford," the sides More ...

Seven Pewter Lighting Items

Seven Pewter Lighting Items

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$554$450

Seven Pewter Lighting Items, America, early to mid-19th century, four baluster-stem candlesticks: an unmarked pair, one with marks for Henry Hopper, New York, and a single unmarked candlestick; More ...

Voorhees Carved and Painted Wooden Killer Whale Plaque

Voorhees Carved and Painted Wooden Killer Whale Plaque

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
673
Sold for:
$5,206$4,250

Voorhees Carved and Painted Wooden Killer Whale Plaque, Clark Voorhees (1911-1980), Weston, Vermont, third quarter 20th century, signed with impressed artist's conjoined initials "CV" and "C. More ...

Lemuel D. Eldred (Massachusetts and New York City, 1848-1921)      Whaleships Rousseau and Desdemona

Lemuel D. Eldred (Massachusetts and New York City, 1848-1921) Whaleships Rousseau and Desdemona

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
530
Sold for:
$711$600

Lemuel D. Eldred (Massachusetts and New York City, 1848-1921) Whaleships Rousseau and Desdemona at New Bedford Harbor, New Bedford, Massachusetts. Inscribed "L.D. Eldred" in pencil l.r., More ...

American School, 19th Century      Arctic Whaling Scene.

American School, 19th Century Arctic Whaling Scene.

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
599
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

American School, 19th Century Arctic Whaling Scene. Initialed and dated indistinctly "FK 188-" l.l. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in., in a gilded and molded wood frame. Condition: Very good, minor More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892)      Portrait of the Whaleship Young Hector   off Clark's Point, New Bedford

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Portrait of the Whaleship Young Hector off Clark's Point, New Bedford

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$82,950$70,000

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Portrait of the Whaleship Young Hector off Clark's Point, New Bedford. Unsigned, the ship identified on a fragment of paper affixed to the stretcher. Oil More ...

Transfer Decorated  New Bedford, Massachusetts, Souvenir Pottery Pitcher

Transfer Decorated New Bedford, Massachusetts, Souvenir Pottery Pitcher

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$267$225

Transfer Decorated New Bedford, Massachusetts, Souvenir Pottery Pitcher, Buffalo Pottery, New York, c. 1907, blue-green transfer decoration with inscription "THE WHALING CITY SOUVENIR OF NEW More ...

Engraved Whale's Tooth

Engraved Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2007
Lot:
589
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

Engraved Whale's Tooth, America, 19th century, one side decorated with a New York City street scene, the reverse with a ship and a small sailing vessel, (age cracks), lg. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Four Pewter Chamber Lamps

Four Pewter Chamber Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$940$800

Four Pewter Chamber Lamps, America, early to mid-19th century, a whale oil lamp with truncated cone form font, ring handle, and dish base by George Norris, New York City, 1848-50; three lamps with More ...

Three Whale Oil Lamps

Three Whale Oil Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$764$650

Three Whale Oil Lamps, Rufus Dunham, Westbrook, Maine, 1837-61 and Rufus Dunham & Sons, Portland, Maine, 1861-82, including a sparking lamp, a taller lamp with cylindrical font, and a hand lamp (R. More ...

Five Pewter Lamps

Five Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$558$475

Five Pewter Lamps, America, early to mid-19th century, a whale oil lamp with tapered cylindrical font by Eben Smith, Beverly, Massachusetts, 1813-56, a small unmarked whale oil hand lamp with More ...

Pair of Whale Oil Lamps

Pair of Whale Oil Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$558$475

Pair of Whale Oil Lamps, Rufus Dunham, Westbrook, Maine, 1837-61, with truncated cone-shaped fonts on round domed bases, (repair, minor pitting), ht. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Two Pewter Lamps

Two Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$588$500

Two Pewter Lamps, America, early to mid-19th century, a whale oil lamp with lozenge-form font by J.B. Woodbury, Beverly , Massachusetts, 1830-35, Philadelphia, 1835-38; a camphene burning lamp with More ...

Four Pewter Lamps

Four Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Four Pewter Lamps, America,early to mid-19th century, a cylindrical font whale oil lamp with dish base by Ostrander & Norris, New York City, 1848-50, a Newell patent hand lamp with camphene burners, More ...

Four Pewter Lamps

Four Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$588$500

Four Pewter Lamps, America, mid 19th century, two chamber lamps by Endicott & Sumner, New York City, 1846-51, one with a truncated cone font and whale oil burners, the other with a cylindrical font More ...

Three Pewter Lamps

Three Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$470$400

Three Pewter Lamps, Capen & Molineux, New York City, 1848-54, two cylindrical font lamps, one with camphene burner, a smaller one with whale oil burner, one with an acorn-form font and camphene More ...

Three Pewter Lamps

Three Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$382$325

Three Pewter Lamps, Capen & Molineux, New York City, 1848-54, a lamp with lozenge form font, decorative embossed bands and camphene burner; one with a cylindrical-form font and whale oil burner; a More ...

Three Pewter Lamps

Three Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$646$550

Three Pewter Lamps, America, mid 19th century, one with acorn-form font and camphene burner, by Capen & Molineux, New York City, 1848-54 and Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1844-47; a whale oil chamber More ...

Three Pewter Lamps

Three Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$588$500

Three Pewter Lamps, America, early to mid-19th century, a small hand lamp with camphene burner by Edward Jones, New York City, 1837-1850; a whale oil presentation lamp by Reed & Barton, Taunton, More ...

Pair of Pewter Chamber Lamps

Pair of Pewter Chamber Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$764$650

Pair of Pewter Chamber Lamps, Charles Ostrander, New York City, 1848-54, featuring cylindrical fonts with whale oil burners, ring handles and dish bases, (base repairs, scattered pitting), ht. 7 1/8 More ...

Two Pewter Lamps

Two Pewter Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$588$500

Two Pewter Lamps, America, early to mid-19th century, a chamber lamp with cylindrical font and camphene burners by Charles Ostrander, New York City, 1848-50; a whale oil lamp with cylindrical font More ...

Pair of Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

Pair of Pewter Whale Oil Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$646$550

Pair of Pewter Whale Oil Lamps, Capen & Molineux, New York City, 1848-54, with acorn-form fonts, baluster shafts, and round domed bases, (minor pitting, one repaired), ht. 10 in. More ...

Two Pewter Table Lamps

Two Pewter Table Lamps

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,116$950

Two Pewter Table Lamps, America, early to mid 19th century, one attributed to Rufus Dunham, Westbrook, Maine, 1837-61, with More ...

Pewter Whale Oil Lamp

Pewter Whale Oil Lamp

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2007
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$382$325

Pewter Whale Oil Lamp, William H. Starr, New York City, 1843-46, barrel form font on baluster shaft, whale oil burner, (corrosion spots), ht. 10 3/8 in. More ...

Whaling Souvenir Pitcher and Plaque

Whaling Souvenir Pitcher and Plaque

Auction:
2308
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 19, 2006
Lot:
574
Sold for:
$75$75

Whaling Souvenir Pitcher and Plaque, America and England, early 20th century, an earthenware pitcher made by Buffalo Pottery for retailer Bliss & Nye, New Bedford, Massachusetts, c. 1908 with More ...

Five Early Lighting Devices

Five Early Lighting Devices

Auction:
2267
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 20, 2005
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$470$400

Five Early Lighting Devices, America, early 19th century, including three pewter fluid burning lamps, one by Roswell Gleason of Dorchester, Massachusetts, with a brass camphene burner, a small More ...

Four Steuben Colorless Glass Animal Figures

Four Steuben Colorless Glass Animal Figures

Auction:
2174
Auction:
Sale #2174 - Dec 07, 2002
Lot:
430
Sold for:
$353$300

Four Steuben Colorless Glass Animal Figures, Corning, New York, 20th century, a whale, catalog no. 8075; a snail, catalog no. 7982; a sleeping cat; and small hen, all inscribed "Steuben," More ...

Three Steuben Colorless Glass Pieces

Three Steuben Colorless Glass Pieces

Auction:
2174
Auction:
Sale #2174 - Dec 07, 2002
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$353$300

Three Steuben Colorless Glass Pieces, Corning, New York, late 20th century, whale, catalog no. 8075; a small owl, catalog no. 8065; and an apple, catalog no. 7874; all inscribed "Steuben," More ...