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Eleven Miniature Glass Perfumes

Eleven Miniature Glass Perfumes

Auction:
3319T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 25, 2019
Lot:
1069
Unsold
 

Eleven Miniature Glass Perfumes, early to mid-20th century, makers include Mitsouko, Van Cleef & Arpels, Jean Desprez, Janet & Artin, Park & Tilford, Elizabeth Hartley, and Estee Lauder, including a More ...

Aleja Bee Mixed Media Hand-painted Frog Pond Handbag

Aleja Bee Mixed Media Hand-painted Frog Pond Handbag

Auction:
3319T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 25, 2019
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$86$70

Aleja Bee Mixed Media Hand-painted Frog Pond Handbag, late 20th century, the painted silk body decorated with multicolored tree frogs, the paper-wrapped handles around a top affixed with leaves and More ...

Group of Carved and Painted Wood Decorative Items

Group of Carved and Painted Wood Decorative Items

Auction:
3314M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 21, 2019
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$523$425

Group of Carved and Painted Wood Decorative Items, a red-painted covered bucket, three paint-decorated boxes, a miniature basket, a miniature turned bucket, and a mermaid figure. The property of More ...

Six Wood Household Items

Six Wood Household Items

Auction:
3314M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 21, 2019
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$554$450

Six Wood Household Items, 19th century, a blue-painted pantry box with lid and handle, a pantry box with wood handle, a turned and white-painted object, a miniature blue-painted cabinet, a More ...

Assembled Caughley Porcelain Miniature Blue and White Partial Tea and Coffee Service

Assembled Caughley Porcelain Miniature Blue and White Partial Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
3314M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 21, 2019
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$800$650

Assembled Caughley Porcelain Miniature Blue and White Partial Tea and Coffee Service, England, c. 1760, hand-painted with Chinese pavilions in landscapes, including a coffeepot and cover, ht. 3 1/2, More ...

Miniature William and Mary-style Black-painted Pine One-drawer Blanket Chest

Miniature William and Mary-style Black-painted Pine One-drawer Blanket Chest

Auction:
3314M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 21, 2019
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Miniature William and Mary-style Black-painted Pine One-drawer Blanket Chest, inscribed "N.H." on the backboards, ht. 10 1/4, wd. 11, dp. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Three Miniatures, Qu'ran.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Three Miniatures, Qu'ran.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$861$700

Arabic Manuscript on Paper with Three Miniatures, Qu'ran. Small-format manuscript on fine polished paper, with opening decorated bifolium, three full-page miniature paintings (not written over More ...

Ethiopian Manuscript New Testament Bible.

Ethiopian Manuscript New Testament Bible.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$861$700

Ethiopian Manuscript New Testament Bible. Folio format manuscript on parchment, illuminated with fifteen miniature paintings, 154 leaves, text in black and red, bound in full contemporary More ...

Ethiopian Manuscript New Testament Bible.

Ethiopian Manuscript New Testament Bible.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1159
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Ethiopian Manuscript New Testament Bible. Folio format manuscript on parchment, illuminated with five painted miniatures, including two showing people with firearms, one in particular shows an More ...

Ethiopian Manuscript on Parchment.

Ethiopian Manuscript on Parchment.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1160
Unsold
 

Ethiopian Manuscript on Parchment. Quarto format manuscript, text in red and black, illuminated with ten full-page painted miniatures, non-adhesive binding, original back board present, front board More ...

Ethiopian Manuscript on Parchment.

Ethiopian Manuscript on Parchment.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$185$150

Ethiopian Manuscript on Parchment. Small format manuscript on parchment, text in black and red, illuminated with six miniature paintings, bound in contemporary wooden boards covered in blind stamped More ...

Manuscript Leaves, Prayer Books and Bibles, Thirty-seven Examples.

Manuscript Leaves, Prayer Books and Bibles, Thirty-seven Examples.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1238
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Manuscript Leaves, Prayer Books and Bibles, Thirty-seven Examples. A variety of small format, miniature to approximately 7 inches, all early, hand-written, painted, and illuminated in gold and More ...

Printed Books of Hours, Twenty Parchment Leaves.

Printed Books of Hours, Twenty Parchment Leaves.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1295
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Printed Books of Hours, Twenty Parchment Leaves. Leaves removed from books printed on parchment illustrated with metal cuts, early 16th century; some hand-colored, two with full-page painted More ...

Persian Miniature.

Persian Miniature.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1421
Sold for:
$338$275

Persian Miniature. Single leaf with complicated architectural cutaway depicting people on the lawn, throughout the building and on the rooftop, with carefully painted figures in multi-colored robes, More ...

Nine Paint-decorated Items

Nine Paint-decorated Items

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Nine Paint-decorated Items, 19th century, a yellow and red pantry box, a floral-decorated pantry box, a small blue wallpaper box, a yellow- and smoke-decorated snuffbox and cricket stool, a More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Child in a Green Dress Holding a Doll

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Child in a Green Dress Holding a Doll

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Child in a Green Dress Holding a Doll Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 5/8 x 2 in., in a chased metal mount. Condition: Minor spots More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Man and Woman in a Comfortable Setting

American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Man and Woman in a Comfortable Setting

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
495
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Man and Woman in a Comfortable Setting Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 4 x 5 in., in a molded and gold-painted frame. Condition: More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Black Woman

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Black Woman

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
496
Sold for:
$1,107$900

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Black Woman Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in., in a cherry frame. Condition: Toned, minor scuffs. The property of More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of Elizabeth Richards

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of Elizabeth Richards

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of Elizabeth Richards Unsigned, sitter identified on an associated note. Watercolor on paper, 3 x 2 in., in a molded and gold-painted More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Man Seated in a Red Chair

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Man Seated in a Red Chair

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$523$425

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Man Seated in a Red Chair Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 1/2 x 2 in., in a gilt-brass mount. Condition: Slight warping to image, no More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Woman in a White Dress

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Woman in a White Dress

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Woman in a White Dress Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in., in a gilt-brass mount, and pasteboard case. Condition: More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Young Woman in a Black Dress

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Young Woman in a Black Dress

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
504
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Young Woman in a Black Dress Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 3/8 x 2 in., in a gold mount, with pasteboard case. Condition: Small More ...

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Chest

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Chest

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Chest, America, 19th century, the molded lid painted in blue, red, white, brown, and salmon diamond pattern on a red-painted box with black border, opening to a More ...

Miniature Red- and Yellow-painted Butter Churn

Miniature Red- and Yellow-painted Butter Churn

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
517
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Miniature Red- and Yellow-painted Butter Churn, America, late 19th century, the turned body with yellow line decoration, ht. 5 in. The property of Carolyn and Tom Porter More ...

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Chest

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Chest

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
633
Sold for:
$615$500

Miniature Paint-decorated Six-board Chest, America, early 19th century, the red-painted pine box with yellow squiggle and dot decoration, on arched feet, ht. 7 3/8, wd. 14, dp. 5 1/4 in. The More ...

Small Paint-decorated Dome-top Box and Two Miniature Book Items

Small Paint-decorated Dome-top Box and Two Miniature Book Items

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$277$225

Small Paint-decorated Dome-top Box and Two Miniature Book Items, 19th century, the lid and sides of the box with painted buildings and trees; a marbled book-form present box with glass sides; and a More ...

Small White-painted Wirework Basket of Miniature Velvet Fruit

Small White-painted Wirework Basket of Miniature Velvet Fruit

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Small White-painted Wirework Basket of Miniature Velvet Fruit, 19th century, the oval basket with wire handle and twelve strawberries, seven apples, five pears, and two carrots, wd. 7 1/4 in. The More ...

Miniature Paint-decorated Cupboard

Miniature Paint-decorated Cupboard

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
689
Sold for:
$246$200

Miniature Paint-decorated Cupboard, America, late 19th century, the gray cupboard with molded top, two shelves over a lower section with two doors, shaped bracket feet and rose decoration and red More ...

Miniature Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Bureau

Miniature Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Bureau

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
690
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Miniature Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Bureau, America, mid-19th century, the white case with red geometric, starburst, and line decoration, and blue line accents, the top with two narrow drawers, More ...

Miniature Paint-decorated Slant-lid Bin with Nine Drawers

Miniature Paint-decorated Slant-lid Bin with Nine Drawers

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
691
Unsold
 

Miniature Paint-decorated Slant-lid Bin with Nine Drawers, America, late 19th century, ochre-painted box with lift lid, case with three levels of graduated drawers with brown line decoration and More ...