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Watercolor Depicting a Plains Indian Chief

Watercolor Depicting a Plains Indian Chief

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
28
Unsold
 

Watercolor Depicting a Plains Indian Chief, signed indistinctly in pencil lower left, titled "Grand Chief...Iowa," image size 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942)      Family Doctor

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor, 1941, edition of 300 (Czestochowski, W20). Signed "Grant Wood" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., information regarding the artist affixed to More ...

United States. Henry Darwin Rogers (1808-1866) and Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871) Atlas of the United States of North America.

United States. Henry Darwin Rogers (1808-1866) and Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871) Atlas of the United States of North America.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1273
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

United States. Henry Darwin Rogers (1808-1866) and Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871) Atlas of the United States of North America. London: Edward Stanford, 1857. First edition, folio, illustrated More ...

American School, 20th Century      Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape

American School, 20th Century Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1331
Sold for:
$135$110

American School, 20th Century Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape. Signed or inscribed "FICK/McCausland/Iowa" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 22 x 34 in., framed. Condition: Possible retouch to More ...

William Davenport Surveyor's Compass

William Davenport Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$800$650

William Davenport Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1800, 6 1/2-in. engraved dial marked "Wm. Davenport Maker/Philadelphia," fleur-de-lis representing north, and a sunk spirit level More ...

American School, 20th Century      Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape

American School, 20th Century Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1189
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Nude Reclining on an Orange Drape. Signed or inscribed "FICK/McCausland/Iowa" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 22 x 34 in., framed. Condition: Possible retouch to More ...

Unique Large Molded Copper Heron Weathervane

Unique Large Molded Copper Heron Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Unique Large Molded Copper Heron Weathervane, America, late 19th century, the flattened and molded full-body form with bill, legs and feet fashioned without molds from sheet copper, ht. 47 in., on a More ...

Andrew Clemens Sand Bottle with Eagle, Flag, and "1876" Date

Andrew Clemens Sand Bottle with Eagle, Flag, and "1876" Date

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Andrew Clemens Sand Bottle with Eagle, Flag, and "1876" Date, McGregor, Iowa, worked in multicolored sand depicting an eagle and United States flag on one side and the other with the date "1876" in More ...

Five Canes

Five Canes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$800$650

Five Canes, an oak cane with "US" and an anchor on the handle, a cane from Manila dated "1899," a cane with a brass handle made from a piece of the Kearsarge, a cane presented from "204th OLD BOYS," More ...

Set of Nine Davenport Imari-palette Hexagonal Plates and Three Compotes

Set of Nine Davenport Imari-palette Hexagonal Plates and Three Compotes

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1131
Sold for:
$338$275

Set of Nine Davenport Imari-palette Hexagonal Plates and Three Compotes, dia. 9 in. More ...

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Aboriginal Bark Painting, attributed to George Milpurrupurru (1934-1998), c. late 1960s, "Dupan-Final Rites Ceremony," natural pigments on eucalyptus bark, (some small holes in the bark), 52 1/2 x More ...

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Aboriginal Bark Painting

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Aboriginal Bark Painting, depicting spiders and webs, painted by Lipundja, at the Milingimbi Methodist Mission, Arnhem Land, June 1967, natural pigments on eucalyptus bark with label verso, (some More ...

Bamana Door Lock

Bamana Door Lock

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
86
Unsold
 

Bamana Door Lock, Mali, in an abstract human form, with etched geometric pattern on the body of the lock, dark, rich brown patina with white bloom, ht. 15 in. Provenance: Mauricio and Emilia More ...

Baga Nalu Polychrome Mask

Baga Nalu Polychrome Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$923$750

Baga Nalu Polychrome Mask, large face mask of typical elaborate form, with bared mouth, exaggerated nose, surmounted by tall ears and horns, with scrolling openwork projection, with traces of More ...

Yaure Face Mask

Yaure Face Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Yaure Face Mask, hollowed-out form, with a stylized beard perimeter, a small pursed mouth, and long tubular nose dividing elongated slit eyes, the coiffure incised with geometric designs supporting More ...

Ibo Male Standing Figure

Ibo Male Standing Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
117
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Ibo Male Standing Figure, the attenuated figure stands straight with hands cupped in a gesture to the front, left hand holds a small head, with sloping shoulders beneath an elongated neck and small More ...

Tabwa Face Mask

Tabwa Face Mask

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
119
Unsold
 

Tabwa Face Mask, Democratic Republic of the Congo, anthropomorphic face mask with cutout mouth and eyes, triangular nose, and protruding ears, incised lines around the eyes and running across the More ...

Ngombe Stool

Ngombe Stool

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$369$300

Ngombe Stool, Democratic Republic of Congo, decorated with a combination of engraved designs, brass trackwork with old coins and ten cutout rectangles, traces of a native repair to the stem, with a More ...

Luba Headrest

Luba Headrest

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
121
Unsold
 

Luba Headrest, male and female couple, each with one hand on the other's back, the free hand holding up the headrest together with the coiffure, the figures with large hands and feet, protruding More ...

Three Cabinet Card Photos of American Indians

Three Cabinet Card Photos of American Indians

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$523$425

Three Cabinet Card Photos of American Indians, Prettyman Studios, depicting a Pawnee chief with a child, a Kickapoo man with cigar, and Iowa Indians, photos 5 1/2 x 4 in. More ...

Three Cabinet Card Photos of American Indian Chiefs

Three Cabinet Card Photos of American Indian Chiefs

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Cabinet Card Photos of American Indian Chiefs, depicting Mesh-She-Wauk, Sac & Fox Chief Pa Ship Pa Ho, and Nish-Cay-Cob, two by Isaacson and one by Shore Studios, photos 5 1/2 x 4 in. More ...

Cabinet Card Photo of Sac and Fox Band

Cabinet Card Photo of Sac and Fox Band

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$123$100

Cabinet Card Photo of Sac and Fox Band, Prettyman Studios, Blackwell, photo 4 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$172$140

Guerre/Wobi Mask, carved wood embellished with hair, metal teeth, and two rows of bells, ht. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and More ...

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1290
Sold for:
$135$110

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and experience the world and other cultures has, since a very early age, been More ...

Midwestern States, Nine General Land Office State and Territory Maps.

Midwestern States, Nine General Land Office State and Territory Maps.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$277$225

Midwestern States, Nine General Land Office State and Territory Maps. New York: Julius Bien, 1878-1879. Large-format chromolithographic maps prepared for the Department of the Interior General Land More ...

Beaded Tape-loomed Necklace

Beaded Tape-loomed Necklace

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1636
Sold for:
$431$350

Beaded Tape-loomed Necklace, Ohio, dated 1835, incorporating black beads bordered by light blue beads, pictorial and geometric designs in white, and inscription "OHIO MAY THE II 1835 WTYSR," lg. 53 More ...

Late Victorian Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Davenport

Late Victorian Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Davenport

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$148$120

Late Victorian Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Davenport, 19th century, ht. 33, wd. 25, dp. 23 in. More ...

Six Sheaffer Gold-filled Ring-top Fountain Pens

Six Sheaffer Gold-filled Ring-top Fountain Pens

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$215$175

Six Sheaffer Gold-filled Ring-top Fountain Pens, Fort Madison, Iowa, all lever-fillers in gold-filled ring-top cases with various patterns, a thin one with gold overlay section in line pattern and a More ...

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942)      Family Doctor

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor, 1941, edition of 300 (Czestochowski, 20). Signed "Grant Wood" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., information regarding the artist affixed to More ...

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
741
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1830-40, depicting a central white clapboard two-story house with flower garden and picket fence in the More ...