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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
Unsold
 

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 ...

Arthur Stone Sterling Silver Bowl

Arthur Stone Sterling Silver Bowl

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Arthur Stone Sterling Silver Bowl, Gardner, Massachusetts, 1907-11, Clinton Ogilvie, maker, with the "berry in calyx" decoration and presentation engraving to underside, dia. 5 3/8 in., approx. 7.7 More ...

Shango Yoruba Staff

Shango Yoruba Staff

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1145
Unsold
 

Shango Yoruba Staff, female figure standing on cylindrical base, with a dark, dry, encrusted patina, ht. 20 1/2 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...

Yoruba Post Figure

Yoruba Post Figure

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1147
Unsold
 

Yoruba Post Figure, a female figure stands on a head, hair on both painted in black enamel paint, dry encrusted surface, ht. 38 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...

Pair of Ogboni Figures

Pair of Ogboni Figures

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Ogboni Figures, linked together by a chain, the two figures would be worn around the neck so the figures would be on the chest, only worn by very important people with high positions in the More ...

Lobi Female Figure

Lobi Female Figure

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1156
Unsold
 

Lobi Female Figure, standing on long, slightly bent legs, arms at sides, with triangular breasts, below a thick neck, face with heavy jaw, slit eyes, wide nose flanked by protruding ears, with a More ...

Lobi Wood Post Figure

Lobi Wood Post Figure

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1158
Unsold
 

Lobi Wood Post Figure, male figure with diminutive arms held at side, elongated neck, and rounded head, with a heavily encrusted pigmented surface, ht. 52 1/2 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky More ...

Lobi Male Figure

Lobi Male Figure

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1159
Unsold
 

Lobi Male Figure, standing with knees slightly bent, hands held on lower abdomen, with square shoulders below an oval face with jutting chin, large nose and coffee bean eyes, with an overall black More ...

Ogoni Puppet

Ogoni Puppet

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1162
Unsold
 

Ogoni Puppet, Nigeria, figure seated on a platform, holding a knife in one hand and a head in another, the articulated jaw moves up and down using a stick which protrudes from the base of the More ...

Mbala Helmet Mask

Mbala Helmet Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1167
Unsold
 

Mbala Helmet Mask, hollowed-out helmet mask, pierced around the rim for fiber suspension, traces of kaolin on heart-shaped face, slit coffee bean eyes, painted ears; high swept-back black coiffure More ...

Baule Face Mask

Baule Face Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Baule Face Mask, projecting from an oval collar with full beard framing the face, small protruding mouth, straight nose and two close-set slit eyes, raised eyebrows below a geometrically decorated More ...

Bobo Ram Helmet Mask

Bobo Ram Helmet Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1173
Unsold
 

Bobo Ram Helmet Mask, Burkina Faso, hollowed-out form of a ram's head, pierced at edges for fiber suspension, fully painted with multicolored patterns, ht. 12, lg. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Chokwe Chair

Chokwe Chair

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1175
Sold for:
$923$750

Chokwe Chair, with elaborately carved legs, leg supports, and back, animal hide seat, ht. 29 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...