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Possibly American School, 20th Century      World's Fair

Possibly American School, 20th Century World's Fair

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$246$200

Possibly American School, 20th Century World's Fair. Signed "H. BIEDERMANN" l.l. Watercolor and gouache on paper/board, ht. 26 1/2, wd. 21 in. (sight). Provenance: The collection of Frederic More ...

After Piero Fornasetti (Italian, 1913-1988) Decorated Metal Tray

After Piero Fornasetti (Italian, 1913-1988) Decorated Metal Tray

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$738$600

After Piero Fornasetti (Italian, 1913-1988) Decorated Metal Tray, Milan, mid-20th century, depicting two hands holding glasses of wine, printed mark "Fornasetti Milano Made in Italy," 19 x 24 in. More ...

Twenty-two Pieces of Afra and Tobia Scarpa for San Lorenzo Studio Silver Flatware and Serving Pieces

Twenty-two Pieces of Afra and Tobia Scarpa for San Lorenzo Studio Silver Flatware and Serving Pieces

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$677$550

Twenty-two Pieces of Afra and Tobia Scarpa for San Lorenzo Studio Silver Flatware and Serving Pieces, Milan, Italy, c. 1975, flatware with various handle styles including mahogany, silver and gold, More ...

Trump Raspberry Vodka

Trump Raspberry Vodka

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1031
Estimate:
$1,200 - $1,500

Trump Raspberry Vodka Netherlands A.H. Wanders B.V., Rotterdam, The Netherlands, "The world's finest raspberry flavored vodka. Distilled from selected premium European wheat," 40% 6 750ml More ...

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1119
Estimate:
$200 - $300

World War I "Public Warning" Poster, Sir Joseph Causton and Sons, Ltd., London, 1915, made and displayed to educate the public, whom the poster advises to "familiarise themselves with the appearance More ...

Metal Single-propeller Biplane Model

Metal Single-propeller Biplane Model

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1126
Estimate:
$200 - $250

Metal Single-propeller Biplane Model, 20th century, on a black plinth with engraved tag reading in Hungarian "Emlek Lajostol (?)," indicating that it is likely a World War I-era souvenir from More ...

Trench Art Model of World War I Airplane

Trench Art Model of World War I Airplane

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1127
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Trench Art Model of World War I Airplane, probably America, c. 1919, the single-propeller plane fashioned from a shell casing, with carved wood pilot, the wings inscribed "Souvenir of Great War More ...

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1130
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Imperial Airways Promotional Poster, England, c. 1940s, composed as four cutaway drawings of planes in the Imperial Airways fleet, "The Greatest Air Service in the World," in a black frame, overall More ...

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1139
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Three Painted Wood Vintage Water Skis, Atlantic-Pacific Manufacturing Corporation, Brooklyn, New York, c. 1950s, a single two-footed ski with fin and a pair of "Bruce Parker Sea Gilder" skis, red- More ...

WAC Annual Aviation Fly Trophy

WAC Annual Aviation Fly Trophy

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1227
Estimate:
$100 - $200

WAC Annual Aviation Fly Trophy, United States, 1972, for oldest antique plane, presented by the World Air Sports Federation, ht. 18 7/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Four Bronze Bracelets

Four Bronze Bracelets

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1481
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Four Bronze Bracelets, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, dia. 4, 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1482
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Four Brass Pendants from Burkina Faso, early 20th century, a thin oval plaque probably formerly stitched onto fabric, largest 3 1/2 x 3 3/4, crescent wd. 4 1/4, frog dia. 3, plaque wd. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Three Terra-cotta Fragments and a Stone Figure Found in Haiti

Three Terra-cotta Fragments and a Stone Figure Found in Haiti

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1501
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Three Terra-cotta Fragments and a Stone Figure Found in Haiti, pre-contact period, three fragments from pottery, the fourth a stone figure, with holes drilled top and bottom and side to side, lg. 5, More ...

Art Deco Platinum, Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet

Art Deco Platinum, Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
153
Unsold
 

Art Deco Platinum, Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet, the slightly tapering bracelet set with twenty-seven sapphires, and old single-cut diamonds, millegrain and engraved accents, lg. 6 5/8 in. More ...

Unusual Platinum and Diamond Brooch Depicting a Short Sunderland Aircraft

Unusual Platinum and Diamond Brooch Depicting a Short Sunderland Aircraft

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Unusual Platinum and Diamond Brooch Depicting a Short Sunderland Aircraft, c. 1940, set with single-cut diamonds, lg. 1 3/4 in. Note: The Short S.25 Sunderland was a British flying boat patrol More ...

Two Navajo Silver Bracelets and a Ring

Two Navajo Silver Bracelets and a Ring

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Navajo Silver Bracelets and a Ring, c. 1960s, the bracelets each with three large stone settings, the man's silver ring set with two stones, dia. of bracelets 2 7/8 and 2 3/4, lg. of ring More ...

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$172$140

Guerre/Wobi Mask, carved wood embellished with hair, metal teeth, and two rows of bells, ht. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and More ...

American School, 20th Century      Ice Cream Couture

American School, 20th Century Ice Cream Couture

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1020
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Ice Cream Couture. Unsigned. Mixed media collage on paper, sight size 30 1/2 x 38 1/2 in., framed. Condition: One figure with a loss to her right leg, scattered More ...

Framed Silk Needlework "The World,"

Framed Silk Needlework "The World,"

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$74$60

Framed Silk Needlework "The World," 19th century, (losses), ht. 21 3/4, wd. 26 1/2 in. More ...

Two Carved Wood Bowls

Two Carved Wood Bowls

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1207
Sold for:
$25$20

Two Carved Wood Bowls, dia. to 13 in. More ...

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1226
Sold for:
$62$50

Palm Wood Sword Club from the Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, decorated on one side, with traces of lime in the incised designs, lg. 38 3/4 in. More ...

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1290
Sold for:
$135$110

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and experience the world and other cultures has, since a very early age, been More ...

Marija Pecaric Jug (Croatian, b. 1937)      Mother and Daughter at the Beach

Marija Pecaric Jug (Croatian, b. 1937) Mother and Daughter at the Beach

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1444
Sold for:
$25$20

Marija Pecaric Jug (Croatian, b. 1937) Mother and Daughter at the Beach. Signed and dated "75/MP JUG" l.l. Watercolor and ink on paper, sight size 19 x 28 5/8 in., framed. Condition: Not More ...

14kt Gold and Sapphire Bracelet

14kt Gold and Sapphire Bracelet

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$1,046$850

14kt Gold and Sapphire Bracelet, set with blue and white sapphires, lg. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Fritzner Alphonse (Haitian, 1938-2006)    Three Muses

Fritzner Alphonse (Haitian, 1938-2006) Three Muses

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$984$800

Fritzner Alphonse (Haitian, 1938-2006) Three Muses. Signed "Fritzner Alphonse" l.l. Oil on canvas, 40 x 30 in., framed. Condition: A few small pulls in the canvas on the left side that seem More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      What is the Home Anyway

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) What is the Home Anyway

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$308$250

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) What is the Home Anyway. Unsigned, titled in pencil and inscribed "Blue print-Rush-/March" beneath the composition, identified in a printed label affixed More ...

Alphonse Fritzner (Haitian, 1938-2006)    Portrait of a Woman

Alphonse Fritzner (Haitian, 1938-2006) Portrait of a Woman

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1147
Unsold
 

Alphonse Fritzner (Haitian, 1938-2006) Portrait of a Woman. Signed "Fritzner Alphonse" l.l., signed and dated "Fritzner Alphonse 79" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 35 x 29 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Nathalie Johnson Nordstrand (American, b. 1932)    Roses of Rockport

Nathalie Johnson Nordstrand (American, b. 1932) Roses of Rockport

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$984$800

Nathalie Johnson Nordstrand (American, b. 1932) Roses of Rockport. Signed "Nathalie Nordstrand AWS" l.r., titled on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in., framed. Condition: More ...

Churchill, Clementine (1885-1977) Typed Letter Signed, Whitehall, 11 March 1941.

Churchill, Clementine (1885-1977) Typed Letter Signed, Whitehall, 11 March 1941.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$984$800

Churchill, Clementine (1885-1977) Typed Letter Signed, Whitehall, 11 March 1941. Two page letter on Mrs. Churchill's 10 Downing Street, Whitehall stationery, with a handwritten correction, to Mrs. More ...

Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 August 193?.

Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 August 193?.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$523$425

Rackham, Arthur (1867-1939) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 August 193?. Single wove bifolium Stilegate, Limpsfield, Surrey writing paper, inscribed over four pages, to a Dr. Solly [?], commenting on More ...