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Jane Stuart (Rhode Island/Massachusetts, 1812-1888)      Portrait of George Washington After Gilbert Stuart

Jane Stuart (Rhode Island/Massachusetts, 1812-1888) Portrait of George Washington After Gilbert Stuart

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Jane Stuart (Rhode Island/Massachusetts, 1812-1888) Portrait of George Washington After Gilbert Stuart Inscribed on the back of the canvas "Copy of Stuart's Head of Washington/by his More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Portrait of Young Woman in Lace Cap

American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of Young Woman in Lace Cap

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of Young Woman in Lace Cap Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 3/4 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Relined, repaired puncture above More ...

Carved and Painted Wood, Composite, and Gesso Head of a Deer

Carved and Painted Wood, Composite, and Gesso Head of a Deer

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1359
Sold for:
$98$80

Carved and Painted Wood, Composite, and Gesso Head of a Deer, (damage). More ...

Painted and Parcel-gilt Carved Wood and Gesso Blackamoor Figure

Painted and Parcel-gilt Carved Wood and Gesso Blackamoor Figure

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Painted and Parcel-gilt Carved Wood and Gesso Blackamoor Figure, probably Italy, late 19th/early 20th century, figure wears a polychrome painted scarf and flowing cloak, one hand on head holds a More ...

Carved and Painted Wood, Composite, and Gesso Head of a Deer

Carved and Painted Wood, Composite, and Gesso Head of a Deer

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2102
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Wood, Composite, and Gesso Head of a Deer, (damage). More ...

Federal Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Federal Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
732
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Federal Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, attributed to Aaron Willard, Jr., Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1812-15, mahogany case, with 8-in. painted arabic numeral iron dial, More ...

Federal Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Federal Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
112
Unsold
 

Federal Mahogany and Gilt-gesso Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, attributed to Aaron Willard, Jr., Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1812-15, mahogany case, with 8-in. painted arabic numeral iron dial, More ...

Large Wood Buddha Head

Large Wood Buddha Head

Auction:
2701M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Feb 03, 2014
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$677$550

Large Wood Buddha Head, China, coated with gesso and painted, the third eye in gold, ht. 16 3/8 in. More ...

Three Simon & Halbig Bisque Head Dolls

Three Simon & Halbig Bisque Head Dolls

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
243A
Sold for:
$420$350

Three Simon & Halbig Bisque Head Dolls, one with brown bisque marked S & H 1078, brown sleeping eyes, open mouth, black mohair wig, jointed composition body (paint and gesso lifting off limbs), More ...

Small Painted Porcelain Medallion of Grace in Elaborate Gilt-gesso Frame

Small Painted Porcelain Medallion of Grace in Elaborate Gilt-gesso Frame

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 11, 2012
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$150$125

Small Painted Porcelain Medallion of Grace in Elaborate Gilt-gesso Frame, the figure of Grace with downcast eyes and a wreath of laurel leaves on her head, the frame composed of numerous scrolling More ...

Three Continental Devotional Figures

Three Continental Devotional Figures

Auction:
2615B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2012
Lot:
700
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Three Continental Devotional Figures, a standing creche figure with polychrome painted and carved wood head and hands, silk robes, and square base, figure ht. 13 3/8; a polychrome, gilt, gesso, and More ...

Three Continental Devotional Figures

Three Continental Devotional Figures

Auction:
2579B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 14, 2012
Lot:
747
Unsold
 

Three Continental Devotional Figures, a standing creche figure with polychrome painted and carved wood head and hands, silk robes, and square base, figure ht. 13 3/8; a polychrome, gilt, gesso, and More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892)      The Whaleship Speedwell of Fairhaven Outward Bound off Gay Head  , 1853.

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) The Whaleship Speedwell of Fairhaven Outward Bound off Gay Head , 1853.

Auction:
2538B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 06, 2011
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$248,000$210,000

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) The Whaleship Speedwell of Fairhaven Outward Bound off Gay Head, 1853. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in., in original ornate gilt-gesso frame; More ...

Painted Carved and Gesso Horse Head Tack Shop Sign

Painted Carved and Gesso Horse Head Tack Shop Sign

Auction:
2525M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 11, 2010
Lot:
619
Sold for:
$830$700

Painted Carved and Gesso Horse Head Tack Shop Sign, ht. 17, wd. 11 in. More ...

Pair of Continental Baroque-style Carved and Polychrome-painted Angel Wall Plaques

Pair of Continental Baroque-style Carved and Polychrome-painted Angel Wall Plaques

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 02, 2010
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$770$650

Pair of Continental Baroque-style Carved and Polychrome-painted Angel Wall Plaques, 18th/19th century, each carved with the head of an angel flanked by orange and green painted wings, lg. 8 3/4, wd. More ...

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Young Man and Woman

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Young Man and Woman

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Young Man and Woman, probably the work of Sara Peters (Mrs. Leopold) Grozelier (1821-1907), Andover, Massachusetts, unsigned, the artist identified in inscriptions More ...

Painted Wood Puppet Stage with Two Puppet Heads

Painted Wood Puppet Stage with Two Puppet Heads

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
710
Sold for:
$474$400

Painted Wood Puppet Stage with Two Puppet Heads, probably Germany, late 19th/early 20th century, the carved wood puppet heads gessoed and painted and hinged at the bottom, the stage with two hinged More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Gentleman.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman.

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$711$600

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned, sitter identified on frame and in inscription on a label affixed to the stretcher: "Richard Pyle Died June 6, 1832." Oil on More ...

Early Wooden Dolls in an Early Victorian Domed Vignette

Early Wooden Dolls in an Early Victorian Domed Vignette

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

Early Wooden Dolls in an Early Victorian Domed Vignette, with a papier-mache faux landscape and tree limbs, containing seven Grodnertal-type wood dolls of various sizes, c. 1820, all with gessoed More ...

Large Queen Anne Lady Doll in Mahogany and Walnut Veneered Display Case

Large Queen Anne Lady Doll in Mahogany and Walnut Veneered Display Case

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$50,363$42,500

Large Queen Anne Lady Doll in Mahogany and Walnut Veneered Display Case, England, c. 1720, carved wooden head and torso with mortise and tenon jointed wooden arms and legs, gesso and painted head, More ...

Important Portrait-type Carved Wood Doll

Important Portrait-type Carved Wood Doll

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$31,995$27,000

Important Portrait-type Carved Wood Doll, Germany, c. 1820, artist painted gesso over carved wood head, brown painted hair with finely brush stroked tendrils of hair in font of carved exposed ears, More ...

Queen Anne Lady Doll

Queen Anne Lady Doll

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$11,258$9,500

Queen Anne Lady Doll, England, c. 1750, carved wooden head and torso with jointed wooden legs, gesso and painted head, shoulders and hands, jointed arms with large carved and forked hands, brown More ...

Early Wood Lady Doll

Early Wood Lady Doll

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Early Wood Lady Doll, Grodnertal, Austria, c. 1820, gessoed and painted shoulder head, black painted hair with tendrils around face, peg-jointed body and limbs, painted lower arms and legs, red More ...

Early Wood Lady Doll

Early Wood Lady Doll

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Early Wood Lady Doll, Grodnertal, Austria, c. 1820, gessoed and painted shoulder head, black painted hair with tendrils around face, peg-jointed body and limbs, painted lower arms and legs, red More ...

Tuck Comb Wooden Lady

Tuck Comb Wooden Lady

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$652$550

Tuck Comb Wooden Lady, Grodnertal, Austria, c. 1820, gessoed and painted shoulder head, black painted hair, yellow comb, peg-jointed body and limbs, painted lower arms and legs, red shoes, wearing More ...

Small Tuck Comb Wooden Lady

Small Tuck Comb Wooden Lady

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$385$325

Small Tuck Comb Wooden Lady, Grodnertal, Austria, c. 1820, gessoed and painted shoulder head, black painted hair with tendrils around face, yellow comb, peg-jointed body and limbs, painted lower More ...

Eight Small Peg Wood Dolls in Dome

Eight Small Peg Wood Dolls in Dome

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Eight Small Peg Wood Dolls in Dome, Grodnertal, Austria, c. 1820, all with gessoed and painted wood shoulder heads and peg jointed wood bodies, the smallest ht. 0.625, the largest ht. 2.375, six of More ...

Late 18th Century Wooden Gentleman

Late 18th Century Wooden Gentleman

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

Late 18th Century Wooden Gentleman, Germany, gesso-over-wood painted shoulder head, brown painted hair with fine brush stroked bangs, peg jointed wood body with painted gesso lower arms and lower More ...

Late 18th Century Wooden Lady

Late 18th Century Wooden Lady

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

Late 18th Century Wooden Lady, Germany, gesso-over-wood painted shoulder head, brown painted hair with fine brush stroked bangs, peg jointed wood body with painted gesso lower arms and lower legs, More ...

Late 18th century Wooden Lady

Late 18th century Wooden Lady

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Late 18th century Wooden Lady, Germany, gesso-over-wood painted shoulder head, brown painted hair with fine brush stroked bangs, slight molded defined breasts, peg jointed wood body with painted More ...