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Diminutive Paint-decorated Pine Blanket Chest

Diminutive Paint-decorated Pine Blanket Chest

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
923
Sold for:
$738$600

Diminutive Paint-decorated Pine Blanket Chest, New England, early 19th century, the top with applied molded edge opens to a well with till, and nail-constructed box with demilune cutout ends, old More ...

Black and Maroon-painted and Gilt-lettered  Double-sided "D.A. McCarthy Horseshoeing and Jobbing" Sign

Black and Maroon-painted and Gilt-lettered Double-sided "D.A. McCarthy Horseshoeing and Jobbing" Sign

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
955
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Black and Maroon-painted and Gilt-lettered Double-sided "D.A. McCarthy Horseshoeing and Jobbing" Sign, 19th century, the black frame with quarter-round liner, and smalted ground, the word More ...

Painted Pitch Penny Game

Painted Pitch Penny Game

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
957
Sold for:
$431$350

Painted Pitch Penny Game, possibly Lincolnville, Maine, area, c. 1930, the trapezoidal board of canvas stretched over wood panel, with stenciled numbers in a black grid, mostly in red paint on white More ...

Paint-decorated Footstool

Paint-decorated Footstool

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
984
Sold for:
$554$450

Paint-decorated Footstool, possibly Maine, early 19th century, the rectangular top with central floral spray bordered in green and yellow striping, on red and black ground, ht. 7, wd. 15, dp. 7 1/2 More ...

Patent of Nobility, Carta Ejecutoria, Spain, 1773.

Patent of Nobility, Carta Ejecutoria, Spain, 1773.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Patent of Nobility, Carta Ejecutoria, Spain, 1773. Small folio format manuscript on parchment, eight leaves, large painted thematic title with seal of Carlos III (1716-1788) at the top in a rondel, More ...

Pair of Miniature Painted Side Chairs

Pair of Miniature Painted Side Chairs

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$197$160

Pair of Miniature Painted Side Chairs, 19th century, with stretcher backs and inverted acorn finials, rush seats, red and black decoration on a cream-colored ground, ht. 8 3/4 in. More ...

Painted "Sandwichs/Hot Dogs" Sign

Painted "Sandwichs/Hot Dogs" Sign

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1424
Sold for:
$984$800

Painted "Sandwichs/Hot Dogs" Sign, early 20th century, red- and black-painted lettering on a white ground within shaped red and black bordering and black-painted arch-molded frame, the sign painted More ...

Painted Wood Double-sided "Gladiolas/Buy Now" Sign

Painted Wood Double-sided "Gladiolas/Buy Now" Sign

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1426
Sold for:
$277$225

Painted Wood Double-sided "Gladiolas/Buy Now" Sign, early 20th century, black lettering on white ground, with iron strap hangers at either end, lg. 48, overall ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Painted Double-sided "Tourists/Private Baths and Showers" Sign

Painted Double-sided "Tourists/Private Baths and Showers" Sign

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1427
Sold for:
$984$800

Painted Double-sided "Tourists/Private Baths and Showers" Sign, early 20th century, lettered in white and black on contrasting grounds, red-painted upper and lower borders, (one side with heavier More ...

Paint-decorated Double-sided "Tomato, Pepper,/Flower Plants" Farm Sign

Paint-decorated Double-sided "Tomato, Pepper,/Flower Plants" Farm Sign

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1429
Sold for:
$308$250

Paint-decorated Double-sided "Tomato, Pepper,/Flower Plants" Farm Sign, late 19th century, red, black, and ochre fanciful lettering on a white ground with square black-painted surround, two large More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
526
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar, Pollaca, Hopi, late 19th century, painted in black and red-brown on cream ground, decorated with abstract designs and crosses beneath a black painted rim, More ...

Santa Domingo Polychrome Pottery Jar

Santa Domingo Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
530
Sold for:
$738$600

Santa Domingo Polychrome Pottery Jar, c. 1920s, the high-shouldered form with a short flared neck which is painted red on the interior, black painted rim, exterior painted with two sets of floral More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Olla

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
534
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Olla, Zia, third quarter 19th century, the bulbous form painted in black and deep orange over a cream ground, with two stylized birds alternating with floral sprays, all More ...

Contemporary Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar

Contemporary Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Contemporary Acoma Polychrome Pottery Jar, Lucy M. Lewis (c. 1890-1992), signed on the base, finely painted in red and black against a white ground, with two registers of heartline deer, ht. 6 1/2, More ...

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$677$550

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla, signed on the base "Marie & Julian," tall vessel, finely painted in matte reverse against a highly polished ground, with a frieze enclosing an More ...

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Large San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Olla, signed on the base "Marie", finely painted in matte reverse against a highly polished ground, with a frieze enclosing an undulating serpent Avanyu, More ...

Southwest Painted Pottery Spoon

Southwest Painted Pottery Spoon

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1421
Sold for:
$62$50

Southwest Painted Pottery Spoon, Hopi, the cup painted with a simple geometric design in black on a cream ground, (trace of wax on bottom), lg. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Death of General Pike, at L. York

Death of General Pike, at L. York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Death of General Pike, at L. York, Oliver Tarbell Eddy, Wethersfield, Vermont, c. 1813, engraving depicting Zebulon Pike as fallen off of his rearing horse and lying on the ground beside his sword, More ...

Painted Tin Coffee Can

Painted Tin Coffee Can

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$308$250

Painted Tin Coffee Can, America, 19th century, double rose decoration against a black japanned ground, conical top with lid, ht. 8 1/4, dia. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$984$800

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk, probably Vermont, c. 1825-35, the black-painted, dome-top, dovetailed trunk with sheaves of wheat on the top flanked by tulips, the front with a row of tulips on a More ...

Painted "GROCERY" Sign

Painted "GROCERY" Sign

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Painted "GROCERY" Sign, late 19th/early 20th century, the double-sided sign fancifully lettered in red on a white ground with applied black frame, ht. 9 1/2, lg. 57 1/2 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$492$400

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, the top and facade with foliate and floral borders in red, green, and yellow, on a black ground, (overall minor paint wear, More ...

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup," c. 1870, a native warrior dressed in blue riding a black horse touching a green-painted warrior on the ground with the end of his bow, crayon on lined More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jug

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jug

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$308$250

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jug, Tesuque, c. 1920s, black painted designs on cream ground, ht. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen, Zuni, early 20th century, the flat-bottom bulbous form painted with a large red and black spiral rattlesnake design on a cream-colored ground, starting on the top More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf.

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Illuminated Manuscript Leaf. Finely illuminated folio-format parchment manuscript leaf consisting of eleven lines of vocal music in Latin in black ink with red and blue rubrication, musical notation More ...

Polychrome Decorated Parcheesi Game Board

Polychrome Decorated Parcheesi Game Board

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$861$700

Polychrome Decorated Parcheesi Game Board, late 19th century, the double-sided board with a white and blue Parcheesi playing surface and ground with red, yellow, brown, and orange corners on one More ...

Painted "Ice Cream Soda" Sign

Painted "Ice Cream Soda" Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1314
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Painted "Ice Cream Soda" Sign, late 19th century, with fanciful white lettering on a black ground, ht. 48 1/2, wd. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Painted "Toilet and Fancy Goods" Sign

Painted "Toilet and Fancy Goods" Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1315
Sold for:
$400$325

Painted "Toilet and Fancy Goods" Sign, America, late 19th century, lettered in white on a black ground, quarter-round molded edge, 14 1/2 x 38 in. More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...