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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Bologna Fountain

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$183,000$150,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain No visible signature, titled and dated to c. 1909 in the catalogue raisonné (see below), titled on an unattributed hand-written label More ...

Alois Binder (German, 1857-1933)      Cavaliers Carousing in a Tavern

Alois Binder (German, 1857-1933) Cavaliers Carousing in a Tavern

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
580
Sold for:
$338$275

Alois Binder (German, 1857-1933) Cavaliers Carousing in a Tavern Signed, inscribed, and dated indistinctly "A. Binder/Munchen 18_6" l.r. Oil on canvas, 19 3/4 x 16 in. (50.0 x 40.5 cm), More ...

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892)      Adirondacks-Early Autumn

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892) Adirondacks-Early Autumn

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892) Adirondacks-Early Autumn, alternatively titled Adirondack Lake, Autumn Signed and dated "AH Wyant 1872" l.l., titled and signed "Adirondacs [sic] - More ...

Two Mimbres Black-on-white Pottery Bowls

Two Mimbres Black-on-white Pottery Bowls

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
554
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Two Mimbres Black-on-white Pottery Bowls, c. 950 - 1150 AD, each painted on the interior, one with three triangular fields of spiralling elements, the other with a negative diamond flanked by thin More ...

Samuel Lyman Richardson (Maine, act. 1830s)      Portrait of Colonel Daniel Lewis

Samuel Lyman Richardson (Maine, act. 1830s) Portrait of Colonel Daniel Lewis

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$400$325

Samuel Lyman Richardson (Maine, act. 1830s) Portrait of Colonel Daniel Lewis Inscribed with subject's name and date of death in red pencil on the reverse of the frame and the stretcher, further More ...

Small Blue-painted Turned Bowl

Small Blue-painted Turned Bowl

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1371
Sold for:
$861$700

Small Blue-painted Turned Bowl, America, 19th century, thin-walled bowl with subtle incised line on exterior, ht. 2 1/4, dia. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Skinner, August 12, 2012, Lot 628. More ...

Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935)      The Writing Desk

Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935) The Writing Desk

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935) The Writing Desk, 1915 (Cortissoz/Clayton, 54). Monogrammed and inscribed "...imp." in pencil l.r. Etching on paper, plate size 10 x 7 in. (25.3 x 17.5 cm), More ...

Christo (American, b. 1935)      Wrapped Invoices from Johnson Printing Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Christo (American, b. 1935) Wrapped Invoices from Johnson Printing Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Christo (American, b. 1935) Wrapped Invoices from Johnson Printing Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota Signed and dated "Christo 1979" on the back l.l. Mixed media including paper, polyethylene, More ...

Early Joined and Paint-decorated Blanket Chest

Early Joined and Paint-decorated Blanket Chest

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
708
Unsold
 

Early Joined and Paint-decorated Blanket Chest, possibly central Massachusetts, early 18th century, the thin molded hinged pine top lifts above a well with uncovered till, on the joined and paneled More ...

Samuel Lyman Richardson (Maine, act. 1830s)      Portrait of Colonel Daniel Lewis

Samuel Lyman Richardson (Maine, act. 1830s) Portrait of Colonel Daniel Lewis

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
438
Unsold
 

Samuel Lyman Richardson (Maine, act. 1830s) Portrait of Colonel Daniel Lewis Inscribed with subject's name and date of death in red pencil on the reverse of the frame and the stretcher, further More ...

British School, Late 19th Century      Portrait of the Berlin

British School, Late 19th Century Portrait of the Berlin

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1260
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

British School, Late 19th Century Portrait of the Berlin Unsigned, ship identified on the bow. Oil on canvas, 24 x 32 in., in a molded giltwood frame. Condition: Inpainting primarily to More ...

Male Grave Figure,

Male Grave Figure,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
70
Unsold
 

Male Grave Figure, waga, Konso, Ethiopia, overall cylindrical form, with thin arms carved into the sides and pendant genitalia, with a ridged collar, the expressive face with open mouth, long nose More ...

Rare Ituri Basketry Helmet Mask

Rare Ituri Basketry Helmet Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
240
Unsold
 

Rare Ituri Basketry Helmet Mask, fine woven basketry overlaid with a thin mud plaster, painted in geometric designs, an open mouth with teeth, and molded facial features and ears, raffia attached to More ...

Brattleboro Light Infantry Knapsack

Brattleboro Light Infantry Knapsack

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Brattleboro Light Infantry Knapsack, c. early 19th century, Spanish brown-painted linen bag, the obverse painted with a gold sunburst and "BLI," flap is secured on the inside by two thin leather More ...

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762)      Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762) Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
633
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762) Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 14 1/4 in. (45.8 x 36.2 cm), unframed. More ...

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1468
Sold for:
$74$60

Tramp Art Jewelry Box, America, 20th century, the side and lids built up from several thin layers of wood with diamond edging, opening to a padded red cloth-lined interior, the inside of the lid More ...

Attributed to William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969)      Fishing Vessels at a Wharf

Attributed to William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969) Fishing Vessels at a Wharf

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Attributed to William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969) Fishing Vessels at a Wharf. Signed or inscribed "W. LESTER STEVENS" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 1/4 x 29 3/8 in., framed. Condition: More ...

Four Canteens and a Condiment Tin

Four Canteens and a Condiment Tin

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1336
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Canteens and a Condiment Tin, America, 19th century, a black-painted wood cheesebox canteen, two round tinned sheet iron canteens, a tinned sheet iron flask with threaded cap, and a tinned More ...

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762)      Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762) Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
216
Unsold
 

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762) Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 14 1/4 in. (45.8 x 36.2 cm), unframed. More ...

Larry Poons (American, b. 1937)      Untitled

Larry Poons (American, b. 1937) Untitled

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Larry Poons (American, b. 1937) Untitled Dated and signed "1981/Larry Poons" on the reverse, inscribed "81 F-8/..." on the reverse, with a label and stamp from Andre Emmerich Gallery Inc., New More ...

Painted Splint Woven Basket

Painted Splint Woven Basket

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$209$170

Painted Splint Woven Basket, early 20th century, round form with lid, the body with thin splint handles, red, yellow, and green splints, and a band of dot pattern splints, ht. 11, dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Small Painted Checkerboard

Small Painted Checkerboard

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1603
Sold for:
$369$300

Small Painted Checkerboard, America, 19th century, black and red squares divided by yellow lines with a dark green border and applied thin edge molding, ht. 11 3/4, wd. 11 5/8 in. More ...

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1771
Unsold
 

Tramp Art Jewelry Box, America, 20th century, the side and lids built up from several thin layers of wood with diamond edging, opening to a padded red cloth-lined interior, the inside of the lid More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$267,000$220,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile), c. 1953 Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass wire, and paint, height 3 in. (7.5 cm) to topmost disk. Condition: Paint losses, slight More ...

Riley Whiting Grain-painted Tall Clock

Riley Whiting Grain-painted Tall Clock

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1765
Sold for:
$677$550

Riley Whiting Grain-painted Tall Clock, Connecticut, scroll-top case with thin tombstone waist door, painted wood, roman numeral dial marked "R. Whiting, Winchester," wood, thirty-hour, pull-up More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$471,000$390,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965) Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass, wire, and paint, height 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm), width 5 in. (12.5 cm) including the mobile More ...

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
593
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes, the first probably Berchtesgaden, Germany, 19th century, the first with floral sprays in blue, yellow, and white on a thin red wash ground, the second also likely More ...

Continental School, 19th Century    Grandfather Entertaining a Baby

Continental School, 19th Century Grandfather Entertaining a Baby

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$172$140

Continental School, 19th Century Grandfather Entertaining a Baby. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 12 5/8 x 10 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, areas of thin pigment, surface grime. More ...

Milton Clark Avery (American, 1885-1965)      Freighters

Milton Clark Avery (American, 1885-1965) Freighters

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Milton Clark Avery (American, 1885-1965) Freighters Unsigned. Oil on linen stretched over board, 11 1/2 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, varnish discoloration, surface More ...

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903)      Market in Ispahan

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903) Market in Ispahan

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903) Market in Ispahan or Caravansary outside the Bazaar in Ispahan Signed "ELWeeks" l.l., titled and dated "c. 1885" on a label from The Jordan-Volpe Gallery, More ...