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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
Sold for:
$554$450

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 ...

Lega Kisumbi Stool

Lega Kisumbi Stool

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1181
Sold for:
$277$225

Lega Kisumbi Stool, rounded top and base and four legs, top with brass tacks applied in a central cross motif, used by men at the Bwami ceremonies, ht. 4 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky More ...

Songye Mask

Songye Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1186
Unsold
 

Songye Mask, hollowed form, pierced around the rim for fiber attachment, most of which is still present, with protruding eyes and mouth, nose forms into a high crest at crown, traces of original More ...

Two Polychrome Colonial Figures

Two Polychrome Colonial Figures

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1199
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Polychrome Colonial Figures, Congo, c. 1930s, in Western clothing, standing with hands in pockets, ht. 11 1/2 and 11 1/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...

Ngombe Stool

Ngombe Stool

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$738$600

Ngombe Stool, Democratic Republic of Congo, decorated with a combination of incised abstract designs and brass tackwork, with two areas of geometric cutouts, dark patina, ht. 10, wd. 22 1/2 in. More ...

Two Kuba Tukula Boxes

Two Kuba Tukula Boxes

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1202
Unsold
 

Two Kuba Tukula Boxes, one a hollowed-out semicircle, decorated on the lid and rounded sides, the second with an animal-form lid handle, with worn geometric designs and elevated on four short legs, More ...

Lega Wood Maskette

Lega Wood Maskette

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1203
Unsold
 

Lega Wood Maskette, flat square face with coffee bean eyes, raffia beard, and horns protruding from the crown, ht. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. More ...

Lega Wood Maskette

Lega Wood Maskette

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1204
Unsold
 

Lega Wood Maskette, tall, narrow mask with slit mouth and eyes, three holes at chin for raffia suspension and two holes at the ears, traces of kaolin around eyes and nose, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Large Tanzanian Mask

Large Tanzanian Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1208
Sold for:
$738$600

Large Tanzanian Mask, hollowed-out face mask, perimeter pierced for fiber decoration, black hair inside the nostrils, overall black patina, ht. 16 1/2, wd. 10 1/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio More ...

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3096
Unsold
 

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:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3097
Unsold
 

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 ...