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Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)      Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$231,000$190,000

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York Unsigned, the subject identified in typed notes on the reverse. Oil on canvas laid More ...

J.A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portrait of a Boy and Girl in a Landscape

J.A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Boy and Girl in a Landscape

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

J.A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Boy and Girl in a Landscape Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 10 x 11 1/4 in., in a molded black-stained frame. Condition: Toned, More ...

Yellow-painted Carnival Wheel of Fortune

Yellow-painted Carnival Wheel of Fortune

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$277$225

Yellow-painted Carnival Wheel of Fortune, H.C. Evans & Co., Chicago, Illinois, mid-20th century, the wheel with red and black decoration, numbered 1 to 15, and with printed label, dia. 24 1/4 in. More ...

Thirty-five Wedgwood Transfer-decorated World Columbian Exposition Plates

Thirty-five Wedgwood Transfer-decorated World Columbian Exposition Plates

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1732
Sold for:
$277$225

Thirty-five Wedgwood Transfer-decorated World Columbian Exposition Plates, dia. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Marsh Stand Co. Oak Revolving Reading Stand

Marsh Stand Co. Oak Revolving Reading Stand

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1820
Sold for:
$160$130

Marsh Stand Co. Oak Revolving Reading Stand, Chicago, late 19th/early 20th century, ht. 35 in. More ...

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012)      The Bannister

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012) The Bannister

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$738$600

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012) The Bannister, 1981, edition of 300, published by Circle Fine Art Corp., Chicago, printed by American Atelier, New York. Signed and dated "© Will Barnet 1981" More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      The Meeting of Ruth and Boaz

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) The Meeting of Ruth and Boaz

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) The Meeting of Ruth and Boaz, from Dessins pour la Bible, 1960, from the signed edition of 50, published by Revue Verve, Paris, printed by Mourlot More ...

Theodore Earl Butler (American, 1861-1936)      A La Porte du Jardin

Theodore Earl Butler (American, 1861-1936) A La Porte du Jardin

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

Theodore Earl Butler (American, 1861-1936) A La Porte du Jardin Signed and dated "T.E. Butler/1911" l.l., inscribed indistinctly on the reverse, identified on a labels from R.H. Love Galleries, More ...

Frederick G. Walker (American, 19th/20th Century)      Architectural Watercolor Rendering

Frederick G. Walker (American, 19th/20th Century) Architectural Watercolor Rendering

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1113
Sold for:
$123$100

Frederick G. Walker (American, 19th/20th Century) Architectural Watercolor Rendering, "National Freight & Storage System Building." Signed, inscribed, and dated "...Architect and Engineer More ...

Baule-style Plaster Cast from the Art Institute of Chicago

Baule-style Plaster Cast from the Art Institute of Chicago

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1490
Sold for:
$49$40

Baule-style Plaster Cast from the Art Institute of Chicago, ht. 14 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Eight 14kt Gold Chains

Eight 14kt Gold Chains

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2124
Sold for:
$800$650

Eight 14kt Gold Chains, total 23.7 dwt. More ...

Jefferson Reverse-painted Scenic Glass Shade on Base

Jefferson Reverse-painted Scenic Glass Shade on Base

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Jefferson Reverse-painted Scenic Glass Shade on Base, Chicago, Illinois, early 20th century, conical shade with land and waterscape, signed "1375 Jefferson," ht. 7 5/8, dia. 18; patinated ceramic More ...

Rare Annie E. Aldrich and Sarah Tutt Marblehead Pottery Vase

Rare Annie E. Aldrich and Sarah Tutt Marblehead Pottery Vase

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$303,000$250,000

Rare Annie E. Aldrich and Sarah Tutt Marblehead Pottery Vase, Marblehead, Massachusetts, c. 1909, landscape vase in the style of Arthur Wesley Dow depicting haystacks in a marsh, designed by Annie More ...

Six Royal Industries Rotating Bar Stools

Six Royal Industries Rotating Bar Stools

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$492$400

Six Royal Industries Rotating Bar Stools, Chicago, mid-20th century, with maker's label under seat, ht. 29 1/2, wd. 15, dp. 15 in. Due to space limitation, one of six items in this lot will be More ...

Eight Reference Books on Glass and Ceramics

Eight Reference Books on Glass and Ceramics

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$62$50

Eight Reference Books on Glass and Ceramics, Kenneth M. Wilson and Jane Shadel Spillman, Mt. Washington and Pairpoint Glass, vol. 2 only; David Whitehouse, Islamic Glass in the Corning Museum of More ...

Large Forest Hart (American, Late 20th Century) Bronze Sculpture of a Wolf and Cubs

Large Forest Hart (American, Late 20th Century) Bronze Sculpture of a Wolf and Cubs

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1402
Sold for:
$492$400

Large Forest Hart (American, Late 20th Century) Bronze Sculpture of a Wolf and Cubs, signed, dated, and numbered on base "Forest Hart/1987/3/9," ht. 18 in. More ...

Four Bronze Bracelets

Four Bronze Bracelets

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1481
Unsold
 

Four Bronze Bracelets, West Africa, Lobi and Burkina Faso, dia. 4, 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Pair of Victorian Gold Bracelets

Pair of Victorian Gold Bracelets

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Pair of Victorian Gold Bracelets, c. 1880, retailed by Giles Bro. & Co., Chicago, the hinged bangles with applied bead, wire, and ropework, 36.2 dwt, interior cir. 6 1/2 in., in original box with More ...

Two African Metal Bracelets

Two African Metal Bracelets

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$62$50

Two African Metal Bracelets, one with pin closure, one comprised of seven metal bangles joined with fibers, wd. 3 1/4, 1 1/2 in., respectively. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Chicago Mint Co. Puritan Confection Vendor Trade Simulator

Chicago Mint Co. Puritan Confection Vendor Trade Simulator

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1151
Sold for:
$277$225

Chicago Mint Co. Puritan Confection Vendor Trade Simulator, early 20th century, ht. 10 1/2, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 8 3/4 in. More ...

Four Congo Fetish Objects

Four Congo Fetish Objects

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$25$20

Four Congo Fetish Objects, four objects wrapped in fiber with dried mud paste and cowrie shells applied, one with animal hair, lg. 17, 15, 6, and 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, More ...

Adolf Arthur Dehn (American, 1895-1968)      Portrait of Andrée Ruellon.

Adolf Arthur Dehn (American, 1895-1968) Portrait of Andrée Ruellon.

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$246$200

Adolf Arthur Dehn (American, 1895-1968) Portrait of Andrée Ruellon. Signed, dated, and inscribed "Adolf Dehn/1926/of/Andrée Ruellon" l.r., identified on a label from Aaron Galleries, Chicago, More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$49$40

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., More ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$984$800

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles.

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$185$150

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles. Including five hardcover cloth-bound volumes: Wendingen, Amsterdam: Wijdeveld, [Haarlem: Enschede], 1925, a complete run of all seven issues bound More ...

Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907

Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907, labeled LYON & HEALY/CHICAGO./Cremonatone No. 1166. 1907./MADE BY Leandro Bisiach, length of back 355 mm. Insurance Appraisal: Christophe Landon, More ...

German Violin, Karl Gramm, Berlin, 1923

German Violin, Karl Gramm, Berlin, 1923

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

German Violin, Karl Gramm, Berlin, 1923, labeled Karl Gramm. Berlin/Fecit Anno Dom. 1923./MADE FOR AND SOLD ONLY BY/E. T. ROOT & SONS/CHICAGO, U. S. A., length of back 360 mm. Provenance: The More ...

American Violin, Joseph Bohmann, Chicago, c. 1924

American Violin, Joseph Bohmann, Chicago, c. 1924

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$615$500

American Violin, Joseph Bohmann, Chicago, c. 1924, bearing the maker's labels, inscribed internally B, the bass bar inscribed 1924, length of back 359 mm. More ...

Carved Wood Figure of a Black Minister

Carved Wood Figure of a Black Minister

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$923$750

Carved Wood Figure of a Black Minister, North Carolina, 1860-80, the seated figure wearing a green vest, with a book, presumably a bible, open on his lap, the carver probably influenced by a More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
123
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818 Unsigned, identified in the composition. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in., in a gilt frame. More ...