Skinner

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Auction 2220

November 21, 2003 4:00PM

11-21-2003 11-21-2003

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Sidney Lawrence Brackett (American, 1852-1910)  Kittens in a Bowl

Sidney Lawrence Brackett (American, 1852-1910) Kittens in a Bowl

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

Sidney Lawrence Brackett (American, 1852-1910)Kittens in a BowlSigned "Sid.Brackett" l.r.Oil on canvas, 15 3/4 x 20 in. (40.3 x 50.8 cm), framed.Condition: Scattered retouch, varnish More ...

Morgan Dennis (American, 1892-1960)  Bean From Boston.

Morgan Dennis (American, 1892-1960) Bean From Boston.

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$294$250

Morgan Dennis (American, 1892-1960)Bean From Boston. Signed "MORGAN DENNIS-" in pencil and in the plate l.r., titled and dedicated on the mat. Etching on paper, plate size 5 x 3 3/8 in. More ...

American School, 20th Century  Lot of Two Images of Kittens Sleeping Under Blankets.

American School, 20th Century Lot of Two Images of Kittens Sleeping Under Blankets.

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$940$800

American School, 20th CenturyLot of Two Images of Kittens Sleeping Under Blankets. Both signed "...Grunewald" in pencil l.r. and monogrammed in the plate. Etchings with color on paper, More ...

Lot of Two German Shepherd Images:  Howard Proctor (American, 20th Century), Portrait of a Shepherd

Lot of Two German Shepherd Images: Howard Proctor (American, 20th Century), Portrait of a Shepherd

Lot:
4
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Lot of Two German Shepherd Images:Howard Proctor (American, 20th Century), Portrait of a Shepherd, 1935, pastel; Henri Manuel (French, 20th Century), La Belle et le Chien, photograph.Both signed or More ...

Two Marx Tin Dog Toys.

Two Marx Tin Dog Toys.

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$71$60

Two Marx Tin Dog Toys.Japan, Orange and white puppy with shoe in mouth and black and white friction operated barking dog. Lengths approximately 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm).Condition: Puppy missing More ...

Bulldog Candy Container

Bulldog Candy Container

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$9$8

Bulldog Candy Container, height 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm), More ...

Steiff Mohair Seated Cat.

Steiff Mohair Seated Cat.

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$59$50

Steiff Mohair Seated Cat.Circa 1950, green glass eyes, airbrushed tiger markings.Condition: Button missing, fur More ...

Five Dog and Cat Toys

Five Dog and Cat Toys

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$118$100

Five Dog and Cat Toys, comprising a mohair dachshund, a small Steiff terrier "Foxy," a mechanical cat chasing a butterfly, and two stuffed cats, one sewn from quilt fragment, the other from More ...

American School, 20th Century  Portrait of a Terrier

American School, 20th Century Portrait of a Terrier

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10
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American School, 20th CenturyPortrait of a TerrierUnsigned.Oil on panel, 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm), framed.Condition: More ...

American School, 20th Century  Basket of Kittens

American School, 20th Century Basket of Kittens

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$411$350

American School, 20th CenturyBasket of KittensSigned "S. Lee" l.r.Oil on panel, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40 cm), framed.Condition: More ...

Rosella Hartman (American, 1895-1993)  Alert

Rosella Hartman (American, 1895-1993) Alert

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$176$150

Rosella Hartman (American, 1895-1993)Alert, 1938, edition of 45. Signed "Rosella Hartman" in pencil l.r., signed and dated within the matrix, titled in pencil l.c., numbered "45/2" More ...

Arthur Heyer (German, 1872-1941)  Ready to Pounce

Arthur Heyer (German, 1872-1941) Ready to Pounce

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,469$1,250

Arthur Heyer (German, 1872-1941)Ready to PounceSigned "Heyer A" l.r.Oil on canvas, 18 x 22 1/2 in. (45 x 57 cm), framed.Condition: More ...

American School, 20th Century  At Rest/A Dog and Her Puppies on a Lawn

American School, 20th Century At Rest/A Dog and Her Puppies on a Lawn

Lot:
14
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American School, 20th CenturyAt Rest/A Dog and Her Puppies on a Lawn Signed "HLaroux" l.c.Gouache on paper, circular format dia. 6 in., framed.Condition: Not examined out of More ...

Elizabeth Norton (American, b. 1887)  On the Side Lines

Elizabeth Norton (American, b. 1887) On the Side Lines

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$235$200

Elizabeth Norton (American, b. 1887)On the Side Lines, 1932, edition of 30. Titled, numbered and signed "...Elizabeth Norton" in pencil l.c., monogrammed and dated in the plate. Etching on More ...

Sigmund Abeles (American, b. 1934)  For Molly

Sigmund Abeles (American, b. 1934) For Molly

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$106$90

Sigmund Abeles (American, b. 1934)For Molly, edition of 30. Signed "S. Abeles" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered "7/30" in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 12 More ...

Lot of Three Images of Dogs:  Marguerite Kirmse (Anglo/American, 1885-1954), At Odds

Lot of Three Images of Dogs: Marguerite Kirmse (Anglo/American, 1885-1954), At Odds

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$470$400

Lot of Three Images of Dogs:Marguerite Kirmse (Anglo/American, 1885-1954), At Odds, etching; Doris Bradford (American, 20th Century), Fox Terrier, pastel; American School, 20th Century, Pug, More ...

Waldo Midgley (American, 20th Century)  Waldo's Cat

Waldo Midgley (American, 20th Century) Waldo's Cat

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$294$250

Waldo Midgley (American, 20th Century)Waldo's Cat Signed "Waldo Midgley" in pencil l.r., identified on labels on the reverse. Ink on paper, sight size 11 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (29.2 x 21.0 More ...

Lot of Eleven Dog Related Items:

Lot of Eleven Dog Related Items:

Lot:
19
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Lot of Eleven Dog Related Items:Eight Porcelain "Fairing" Boxes depicting dogs, most resting, some with their masters, ht. to 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Three Ceramic Dog Figures, ht. to 4 3/4 in. More ...

Lot of Five Cat Related Items:

Lot of Five Cat Related Items:

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$705$600

Lot of Five Cat Related Items:Asian Carved Jade Figure of a Cat,20th century, modeled seated, ht. 4 1/4 in. (10.5 cm); Meerschaum Pipe, depicting a girl kissing her kitten, lg. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); More ...

Primitive Carved Fruitwood Two-sided Panel

Primitive Carved Fruitwood Two-sided Panel

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$529$450

Primitive Carved Fruitwood Two-sided Panel, possibly a cookie board, one side carved with the figure of a dog, the other with a cat, lg. 14 in. (35.5 More ...

Decorative Painted Tin Cat-form Wastepaper Basket

Decorative Painted Tin Cat-form Wastepaper Basket

Lot:
22
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Decorative Painted Tin Cat-form Wastepaper Basket, modern, the sides cut as a figure of an orange tabby sniffing pink flowers, ht. 14 in. (36 More ...

F. Thiermann (German, 20th Century)  Sieger

F. Thiermann (German, 20th Century) Sieger

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$470$400

F. Thiermann (German, 20th Century)Sieger/Portrait of a Trotting Shepherd Signed "F.THIERMANN." on the base, identified on presentation plaque.Bronze with brown/black patina, height 10 1/2 More ...

American School, 20th Century  Ting  , Portrait of a Chow

American School, 20th Century Ting , Portrait of a Chow

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$47$40

American School, 20th CenturyTing, Portrait of a ChowSigned and dated indistinctly l.r., titled l.l.Pastel on paper, sight size 16 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (41 x 31 cm), framed.Condition: Subtle pigment More ...

Diana Thorne (American, b. 1895)  Kiki the Kitten Chasing a Ball, from the book Kiki the Kitten

Diana Thorne (American, b. 1895) Kiki the Kitten Chasing a Ball, from the book Kiki the Kitten

Lot:
26
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Diana Thorne (American, b. 1895)Kiki the Kitten Chasing a Ball, from the book Kiki the Kitten, 1937Initialed "DT" l.l.Graphite on paper, sight size 6 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (17.3 x 27.5 cm), More ...

Continental School, 20th Century  Mischievous Kittens

Continental School, 20th Century Mischievous Kittens

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$235$200

Continental School, 20th CenturyMischievous KittensSigned "A.MALIVE" u.r.Oil on panel, 16 x 12 in. (40.6 x 30.4 cm), framed.Condition: More ...

German/Austrian School, 20th Century  Portrait of a Seated Setter

German/Austrian School, 20th Century Portrait of a Seated Setter

Lot:
29
Unsold
 

German/Austrian School, 20th CenturyPortrait of a Seated SetterSigned and dated "A.Grad 1954" l.r.Oil on canvas, 16 x 12 in. (40.5 x 30.5 cm), framed.Condition: Loss l.r., More ...

Bettina Burch (American, 20th/21st Century)  Terrier

Bettina Burch (American, 20th/21st Century) Terrier

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$206$175

Bettina Burch (American, 20th/21st Century)TerrierSigned and dated "Bettina Burch 2003" on lower tacking edge.Oil on canvas, 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (24.8 x 24.8 cm), unframed.Condition: More ...

American School, 20th Century  Back in the Saddle

American School, 20th Century Back in the Saddle

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$999$850

American School, 20th CenturyBack in the SaddleUnsigned.Oil on panel, 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm), framed.Condition: Retouch, More ...

American School, 19th/20th Century  A Questionable Playmate/Table Top Still Life with Cat and Wasp

American School, 19th/20th Century A Questionable Playmate/Table Top Still Life with Cat and Wasp

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$411$350

American School, 19th/20th CenturyA Questionable Playmate/Table Top Still Life with Cat and Wasp Unsigned.Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm), framed.Condition: Surface grime, retouch, More ...

Carved Horn Dog-headed Walking Stick

Carved Horn Dog-headed Walking Stick

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$235$200

Carved Horn Dog-headed Walking Stick, carved as the head of a terrier, set with glass eyes, above ivorine spacer and horn collar, with faux bamboo shaft and silvered metal ferrule, total lg. 35 1/2 More ...