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Molded and Sheet Copper Horse and Sulky Weathervane

Molded and Sheet Copper Horse and Sulky Weathervane

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
106
Estimate:
$12,000 - $18,000

Molded and Sheet Copper Horse and Sulky Weathervane, attributed to J. Howard and Company, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, c. 1860, the sheet metal silhouetted figure of a driver and sulky drawn by More ...

George III Sterling Silver Salver

George III Sterling Silver Salver

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

George III Sterling Silver Salver, London, 1808-09, Paul Storr, maker, the shell and scroll rim centering an engraved rocaille surface with engraved crest to center, on four bracket feet, dia. 19 More ...

Aesthetic Movement Sterling Silver Dish

Aesthetic Movement Sterling Silver Dish

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$369$300

Aesthetic Movement Sterling Silver Dish, New York, c. 1882, Howard & Co., maker, square form with dragonfly and foliate spray to hammered surface, wd. 8 in., approx. 10.6 troy oz. More ...

Twelve Franklin Porter Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Nut Dishes

Twelve Franklin Porter Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Nut Dishes

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$215$175

Twelve Franklin Porter Arts and Crafts Sterling Silver Nut Dishes, Danvers, Massachusetts, early 20th century, each oval form with flared rim and hammered surface, lg. 3 1/2 in., approx. 18.4 troy More ...

Dan Carved Wood Female Figure

Dan Carved Wood Female Figure

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Dan Carved Wood Female Figure, with small metal teeth and blackened surface, ht. 30 in. More ...

L.C. Smith Field Grade 12-gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

L.C. Smith Field Grade 12-gauge Double-barrel Shotgun

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1623
Sold for:
$98$80

L.C. Smith Field Grade 12-gauge Double-barrel Shotgun, c. 1901, serial number 6614, walnut stock with checkered grip, lock panels with scrolls and engraved grousse scene and engraved "L.C. SMITH," More ...

Continental School, 19th Century      Two Paintings Depicting Two Figures: An Old Man with a Harp Accompanied by a Young Woman

Continental School, 19th Century Two Paintings Depicting Two Figures: An Old Man with a Harp Accompanied by a Young Woman

Auction:
3031B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2017
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$984$800

Continental School, 19th Century Two Paintings Depicting Two Figures: An Old Man with a Harp Accompanied by a Young Woman Unsigned. Oil on white metal, 9 13/16 x 8 5/16 in. (24.8 x 21.2 cm), More ...

Continental School, 19th Century      Young Girl Holding a White Dog

Continental School, 19th Century Young Girl Holding a White Dog

Auction:
3031B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2017
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$123$100

Continental School, 19th Century Young Girl Holding a White Dog Unsigned. Oil on metal panel, 8 1/4 x 6 7/16 in. (21.0 x 16.4 cm), framed. Condition: Abrasions, craquelure with minor paint More ...

George Rieke (New York, 1848-1930)       Portrait of Sheep

George Rieke (New York, 1848-1930) Portrait of Sheep

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$554$450

George Rieke (New York, 1848-1930) Portrait of Sheep. Signed "Geo. Rieke" l.r. Oil on canvas, 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, surface grime. More ...

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1908-1997)      Vasarely Planetary Folklore Participations No. 1  /Puzzle Piece Sculpture

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1908-1997) Vasarely Planetary Folklore Participations No. 1 /Puzzle Piece Sculpture

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$677$550

Victor Vasarely (Hungarian/French, 1908-1997) Vasarely Planetary Folklore Participations No. 1/Puzzle Piece Sculpture, 1969, edition of 3,000, published by William Wise and Editions Pyra, More ...

George Nelson Home Office Desk

George Nelson Home Office Desk

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

George Nelson Home Office Desk Wood, leather, metal United States, design date 1948 Rectangular cabinet with two sliding doors raised on four tubular metal posts over a rectangular top with More ...

Janet Shapero Rete-Chrome Wall Hanging

Janet Shapero Rete-Chrome Wall Hanging

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$246$200

Janet Shapero Rete-Chrome Wall Hanging Pigment, metal Waltham, Massachusetts Juxtaposition of color and pattern on open-weave metal surface, ht. 34, wd. 27 1/2 in. More ...

Ferris Wheel Model

Ferris Wheel Model

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$492$400

Ferris Wheel Model Metal 20th century Large scale model with hand crank, some surface rust, approx. ht. 35, wd. 26, dp. 22 in. More ...

Lyn Hovey (American, 20th/21st Century) Stained Glass Window      Cityscape

Lyn Hovey (American, 20th/21st Century) Stained Glass Window Cityscape

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1683
Sold for:
$800$650

Lyn Hovey (American, 20th/21st Century) Stained Glass Window Cityscape Rectangular wooden frame with various shaped panels of glass painted with cityscape motifs, with metal superstructure, 46 More ...

Sheet Copper Ring-necked Pheasant Weathervane

Sheet Copper Ring-necked Pheasant Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Sheet Copper Ring-necked Pheasant Weathervane, America, late 19th century, flattened full-body form with embossed body and feather features, with metal stand, verdigris surface, ht. 9, lg. 17 1/4 More ...

Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane

Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Sheet Copper Rooster Weathervane, America, c. 1910, silhouette form with pierced eye and tail feather details, copper reinforcing rib along top edge, verdigris surface, with metal stand, ht. 17, wd. More ...

Molded Copper "Smuggler" Running Horse Weathervane

Molded Copper "Smuggler" Running Horse Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Molded Copper "Smuggler" Running Horse Weathervane, late 19th century, flattened full-body form with well-rendered body and mane details, verdigris surface with traces of gilding and old yellow More ...

Trotting Horse Lightning Rod

Trotting Horse Lightning Rod

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$861$700

Trotting Horse Lightning Rod, late 19th/early 20th century, flattened full-body form mounted on a cast iron directional, verdigris surface with gilding, with metal stand, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Large Sheet Copper Bannerette Weathervane

Large Sheet Copper Bannerette Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$861$700

Large Sheet Copper Bannerette Weathervane, America, 19th century, old gold-painted surface, on a metal stand, lg. 49 1/4 in. More ...

Molded and Painted Sheet Copper Goddess of Liberty Weathervane

Molded and Painted Sheet Copper Goddess of Liberty Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Molded and Painted Sheet Copper Goddess of Liberty Weathervane, Cushing & White, Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1865-75, flattened full-body form with outstretched arm, sash, liberty cap, and grasping a More ...

Small Rearing Arabian Horse Weathervane

Small Rearing Arabian Horse Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
495
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Small Rearing Arabian Horse Weathervane, A.L. Jewell & Co., Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1860, flattened full-body molded sheet copper figure with pierced eyes and forelock, repousse mane and tail, More ...

A.L. Jewell & Co. Molded Copper and Zinc Rooster Weathervane

A.L. Jewell & Co. Molded Copper and Zinc Rooster Weathervane

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
498
Unsold
 

A.L. Jewell & Co. Molded Copper and Zinc Rooster Weathervane, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1852-67, flattened full-body figure with embossed details on wings and sheet copper tail, verdigris surface, More ...

Continental School, 20th Century      Lady of Sorrows

Continental School, 20th Century Lady of Sorrows

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
423
Unsold
 

Continental School, 20th Century Lady of Sorrows Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 13 x 9 3/4 in. (33.5 x 25.5 cm), framed. Condition: Mounted to metal panel, multiple paint losses, retouch, More ...

Pair of Sterling Silver and Aventurine Quartz Cuff Links

Pair of Sterling Silver and Aventurine Quartz Cuff Links

Auction:
3013T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1071
Unsold
 

Pair of Sterling Silver and Aventurine Quartz Cuff Links, English import marks, maker's mark, surface wd. 5/8 in., total 0.4 troy oz. More ...

Six Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Vermeil Floral Nut Dishes

Six Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Vermeil Floral Nut Dishes

Auction:
3013T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1734
Sold for:
$185$150

Six Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Vermeil Floral Nut Dishes, various floral patterns, (some surface wear), total 5.3 troy oz. More ...

American School, 20th/21st Century      Abstract Sculpture.

American School, 20th/21st Century Abstract Sculpture.

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$338$275

American School, 20th/21st Century Abstract Sculpture. Signed and dated "Cole 2001" on the underside; also inscribed, initialed, and dated "To/Guttman/Family/ JC 2006" on the underside. Welded More ...

Homer Gunn (American, 1899-1966)      Abstract Horse Head

Homer Gunn (American, 1899-1966) Abstract Horse Head

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1385
Sold for:
$461$375

Homer Gunn (American, 1899-1966) Abstract Horse Head. Stamped "HOMER GUNN" in the metal along the bottom edge at the back, inscribed "Surface to Surface" in marker in the interior. Welded bronze More ...

Cast Metal Owl Bookends

Cast Metal Owl Bookends

Auction:
3014T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2017
Lot:
1083
Unsold
 

Cast Metal Owl Bookends, mid-20th century, surface applied to simulate aging, ht. 6 in. More ...

Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)      Marie-José en robe jaune

Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954) Marie-José en robe jaune

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$98,400$80,000

Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954) Marie-José en robe jaune, 1950, edition of 100 (Duthuit-Matisse, 817). Signed and numbered "H. Matisse/26/100" in crayon l.r. Color aquatint on Arches paper More ...

Tom Holland (American, b. 1936)    Billy

Tom Holland (American, b. 1936) Billy

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$12$10

Tom Holland (American, b. 1936) Billy. Signed "HOLLAND" on the reverse, titled and dated "1975" on a label from the Obelisk Gallery, Boston, affixed to the reverse. Acrylic on shaped metal, 23 More ...