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Flavio Poli for Seguso Vetri d'Arte Sommerso Corroso Vase

Flavio Poli for Seguso Vetri d'Arte Sommerso Corroso Vase

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
372
Estimate:
$1,000 - $3,000

Flavio Poli for Seguso Vetri d'Arte Sommerso Corroso Vase, Italy, late 20th century, red core cased in transparent yellow, corroso finish, unmarked, ht. 13 1/4 in. More ...

Large Pottery Tray with Eight Ear Cups and a Ladle

Large Pottery Tray with Eight Ear Cups and a Ladle

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Large Pottery Tray with Eight Ear Cups and a Ladle, China, possibly Eastern Han dynasty, gray earthenware with traces of red pigment, the ladle and tray decorated with dragon and bird heads, cup lg. More ...

French Optical Pyrometer

French Optical Pyrometer

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1391
Sold for:
$37$30

French Optical Pyrometer, E. Ducretet, Paris, silvered scale rotating around the central lens, brass shaft with maker's plaque, housed in the original velvet-lined case with extra lens. Clocks, More ...

Flavio Poli for Seguso Vetri d'Arte Sommerso Corroso Vase

Flavio Poli for Seguso Vetri d'Arte Sommerso Corroso Vase

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
281
Unsold
 

Flavio Poli for Seguso Vetri d'Arte Sommerso Corroso Vase, Italy, late 20th century, red core cased in transparent yellow, corroso finish, unmarked, ht. 13 1/4 in. More ...

Fulvio Bianconi (1915-1996) for I.V.R. Mezzaga "Fasce Orizzontali" Vase

Fulvio Bianconi (1915-1996) for I.V.R. Mezzaga "Fasce Orizzontali" Vase

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
285
Unsold
 

Fulvio Bianconi (1915-1996) for I.V.R. Mezzaga "Fasce Orizzontali" Vase, Italy, c. 1950, conical form with bands of red, green, violet, and blue, remains of a paper label, polished pontil, ht. 6 More ...

Sheila Uva (American, 20th/21st Century)      Covey Rise

Sheila Uva (American, 20th/21st Century) Covey Rise

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1282
Sold for:
$492$400

Sheila Uva (American, 20th/21st Century) Covey Rise. Inscribed title, signature, date, and number ".../© Sheila Uva/1985/9/18" on the base. Bronze with a brown patina, 9 x 17 x 9 in. More ...

Carved and Red-painted Pine Figure of a Four-legged Animal

Carved and Red-painted Pine Figure of a Four-legged Animal

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved and Red-painted Pine Figure of a Four-legged Animal, 19th century, probably a cow missing its horns, red overall with black hooves, tail with silver-painted tip, (losses, paint wear), ht. 8, More ...

Stack of Seven Painted Firkins

Stack of Seven Painted Firkins

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Stack of Seven Painted Firkins, America, mid to late 19th century, each with hoop and stave construction and bentwood handles, in shades of green, red, white, and yellow, one lettered "CUR'NTs," ht. More ...

Stack of Ten Painted Oval Pantry Boxes

Stack of Ten Painted Oval Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Stack of Ten Painted Oval Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century,, painted in shades of red, green, blue, yellow, and white, some with labels, wd. to 10 1/4 in. More ...

Painted Standing Wheel of Chance

Painted Standing Wheel of Chance

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$738$600

Painted Standing Wheel of Chance, early 20th century, the red, yellow, and blue wheel with numbered sections on a green stand with red cross bracket feet, ht. 24 1/2 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Flat-top Trunk

Paint-decorated Flat-top Trunk

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$738$600

Paint-decorated Flat-top Trunk, New England, early 19th century, overall yellow ground with red putty-painted designs, (minor paint wear), ht. 10 1/4, wd. 30, dp. 15 3/4 in. More ...

"Lizzie Myers" Checkerboard

"Lizzie Myers" Checkerboard

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1305
Sold for:
$800$650

"Lizzie Myers" Checkerboard, late 19th century, the red and black playing surfaced outlined in yellow lines against a magenta background, name lettered below playing surface, ht. 12, wd. 9 7/8 in. More ...

Green- and Red-painted Checkerboard with Drawer

Green- and Red-painted Checkerboard with Drawer

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1309
Sold for:
$738$600

Green- and Red-painted Checkerboard with Drawer, late 19th/early 20th century, the playing surface surrounded on three sides by a projecting ridge joined to a projecting section with drawer for game More ...

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Shield

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Shield

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1310
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Shield, America, 19th century, fashioned from a single plank of maple, blue canton with gold stars above red and white stripes, leather handle on the back, ht. 24, wd. More ...

Red-painted Scissors Trade Sign

Red-painted Scissors Trade Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1317
Sold for:
$221$180

Red-painted Scissors Trade Sign, 20th century, the finger ring secured with woven cloth tape, lg. 33 in. More ...

"Faith/Hope/Charity" Polychrome Painted Framed Optical Sign

"Faith/Hope/Charity" Polychrome Painted Framed Optical Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1319
Sold for:
$677$550

"Faith/Hope/Charity" Polychrome Painted Framed Optical Sign, late 19th century, each word appears depending the angle of view, in a bird's-eye maple frame, overall 14 1/4 x 19 in. More ...

Set of Three Stars- and Stripes-painted Wooden Circus Balls

Set of Three Stars- and Stripes-painted Wooden Circus Balls

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1321
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Set of Three Stars- and Stripes-painted Wooden Circus Balls, late 19th century, the graduated balls with blue stars and red circumferential stripe on a white background, dia. to 13 in. More ...

Four Painted Covered Pails

Four Painted Covered Pails

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1330
Sold for:
$554$450

Four Painted Covered Pails, America, 19th century, painted in shades of red, green, and salmon, the large green pail marked "STARCH," ht. to 11 1/2 in. More ...

Red-painted and Star-decorated Lidded Pail

Red-painted and Star-decorated Lidded Pail

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Red-painted and Star-decorated Lidded Pail, 19th century, the staved construction with wood hoops, the sides decorated with green stars, the lid with red and green bull's-eye pattern and red star in More ...

Stack of Ten Wire-handled Lidded Pantry Boxes

Stack of Ten Wire-handled Lidded Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1340
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Stack of Ten Wire-handled Lidded Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century, painted in shades of red, blue, green, and yellow, with iron bail and wood handles, dia. to 15 in. More ...

Stack of Five Round Painted Pantry Spice Boxes

Stack of Five Round Painted Pantry Spice Boxes

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Stack of Five Round Painted Pantry Spice Boxes, America, 19th century, painted in shades of blue, red, green, and gray, with painted or stenciled labels, dia. to 7 in. More ...

Oval Painted Footstool

Oval Painted Footstool

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1392
Sold for:
$431$350

Oval Painted Footstool, America, 19th century, the dark blue top with green- and yellow-painted floral design, on four boldly turned legs, ht. 5 3/4, wd. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Footstool

Paint-decorated Footstool

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1398
Sold for:
$185$150

Paint-decorated Footstool, New England, 19th century, rectangular with green, red, and yellow floral design against a black background mimicking painted tinware, ht. 6 7/8, wd. 15 1/8 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Stool

Paint-decorated Stool

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1415
Sold for:
$277$225

Paint-decorated Stool, America, 19th century, red-painted stool with round top and four shaped legs, decorated all over with green and yellow stars, spades, and dot decoration, ht. 5 5/8, dia. 8 3/4 More ...

Star Paint-decorated Box

Star Paint-decorated Box

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1424
Sold for:
$338$275

Star Paint-decorated Box, America, 19th century, the nailed box with star painted on the front against a brown background within a red and blue border, ht. 11 1/2, wd. 14 7/8, dp. 12 1/4 in. More ...

Shaker Red-painted Berry Pail

Shaker Red-painted Berry Pail

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1586
Sold for:
$492$400

Shaker Red-painted Berry Pail, America, 19th century, the red-painted exterior with black iron band and diamond-shaped bail attachments, the interior painted white, staved construction, ht. 4 3/8, More ...

Painted Cast Iron Carnival Target

Painted Cast Iron Carnival Target

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1593
Sold for:
$738$600

Painted Cast Iron Carnival Target, late 19th/early 20th century, designed as a large black-painted circle with four smaller ridged circles, two painted red, one painted blue, and one painted white, More ...

French Optical Pyrometer

French Optical Pyrometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
328
Unsold
 

French Optical Pyrometer, E. Ducretet, Paris, silvered scale rotating around the central lens, brass shaft with maker's plaque, housed in the original velvet-lined case with extra lens. Clocks, More ...

Kesselring High Frequency or Gas Tube

Kesselring High Frequency or Gas Tube

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$62$50

Kesselring High Frequency or Gas Tube, Kesselring X-ray Tube Co., c. 1913, mounted on a black-painted aluminum stand. More ...

Crooke's Radiometer

Crooke's Radiometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$215$175

Crooke's Radiometer, 19th century, hand-blown colorless glass sphere with blue swirled stem, and mica vanes, ht. 9 in. More ...