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Yellow- and Red-painted "Barnacle Eye" Rooster Windmill Weight

Yellow- and Red-painted "Barnacle Eye" Rooster Windmill Weight

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1359
Sold for:
$923$750

Yellow- and Red-painted "Barnacle Eye" Rooster Windmill Weight, Elgin Wind Power and Pump Company, Elgin, Illinois, c. 1880, mounted on a metal stand, overall ht. 18, lg. 17 1/2 in. Literature: More ...

Paint-decorated Birch Octagonal Tilt-top Candlestand

Paint-decorated Birch Octagonal Tilt-top Candlestand

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1584
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Birch Octagonal Tilt-top Candlestand, probably Massachusetts, c. 1800, the top with painted border of floral garlands, on an elaborately turned and part-ebonized post, and More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a White Cow

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a White Cow

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1617
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a White Cow Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 21 3/4 x 28 3/4 in., in a modern gold-painted frame. Condition: Repaired puncture and tear with associated More ...

Anglo/American School, Mid-19th Century      Portrait of a Brown Bull in a Pasture

Anglo/American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Brown Bull in a Pasture

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1618
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Anglo/American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Brown Bull in a Pasture Signed and dated "H. Pennestone Oakham/1845" l.r. Oil on canvas, 25 1/2 x 30 3/4 in., in a modern frame. More ...

Khotan Rug

Khotan Rug

Auction:
3302B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 27, 2019
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Khotan Rug, Central Asia, early 19th century, 5 ft. x 3 ft. 2 in. Provenance: The Sandra Whitman Collection. Literature: For a similar rug please see Carpets from Eastern Turkestan, Hans More ...

Khotan Mat

Khotan Mat

Auction:
3302B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 27, 2019
Lot:
93
Unsold
 

Khotan Mat, Central Asia, c. 1850, 2 ft. 7 in. x 1 ft. 9 in. Literature: For a similar rug please see Carpets from Eastern Turkestan, by Hans Bidder, p. 58. More ...

West Anatolian Rug

West Anatolian Rug

Auction:
3302B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 27, 2019
Lot:
116
Unsold
 

West Anatolian Rug, Turkey, 17th century, mounted, 6 ft. 1 in. x 3 ft. 5 in. Literature: Through The Collector's Eye, p. 33. More ...

Dominique Alonzo (French, 1910-1930)     Dawn

Dominique Alonzo (French, 1910-1930) Dawn

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Dominique Alonzo (French, 1910-1930) Dawn, white marble figure of a nude female set on a nero portoro base, signed "Alonzo," ht. 32 3/4 in. Literature: Brian Catley, Art Deco and Other More ...

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$800$650

Grand Tour Bronze Figure of a Drunken Silenus, Italy, 19th century, the standing figure modeled wrestling a serpent, supporting a chased bowl, incised mark "Amodio Naples" for Freres Amodio, ht. 24 More ...

Pasquale Romanelli (Italian, 1817-1887)    Odalisque (Sulamitide)

Pasquale Romanelli (Italian, 1817-1887) Odalisque (Sulamitide)

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
316A
Sold for:
$46,125$37,500

Pasquale Romanelli (Italian, 1817-1887) Odalisque (Sulamitide), marble figure of a partially draped kneeling figure represents an odalisque, a Turkish harem slave, "SU LA MI TI DE" spelled out in More ...

Two Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette/Cornwallis Items

Two Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette/Cornwallis Items

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Staffordshire Copper Lustre Decorated Lafayette/Cornwallis Items, England, c. 1825, each with black transfer prints to wide yellow ground band, a jug, one side titled Cornwallis Resigning his More ...

Leeds Silver Resist Lustre Charger

Leeds Silver Resist Lustre Charger

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Leeds Silver Resist Lustre Charger, England, c. 1810, raised feather-edge border to a creamware body, dia. 16 1/2 in. Literature: Similar illustrated in Collecting Lustreware, by Godden and More ...

Silver Lustre Bust of a Child

Silver Lustre Bust of a Child

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$923$750

Silver Lustre Bust of a Child, England, c. 1810, attributed to Wood & Caldwell, enamel decorated bust atop a raised square lustre pedestal, ht. 9 3/8 in. Literature: Illustrated in Old English More ...

Large Pink Lustre Figure of a Cherub

Large Pink Lustre Figure of a Cherub

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Large Pink Lustre Figure of a Cherub, England, early 19th century, attributed to Wood & Caldwell, polychrome enameled and modeled as a standing figure holding a torch in one hand, a bow and arrow in More ...

Large Pink Lustre Figure of Peace

Large Pink Lustre Figure of Peace

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$677$550

Large Pink Lustre Figure of Peace, England, c. 1810-15, attributed to Wood & Caldwell, polychrome enamel decoration, the standing figure modeled holding a dove in one hand, set atop a cut-corner More ...

Pair of Pink Lustre Decorated Figures

Pair of Pink Lustre Decorated Figures

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
476
Sold for:
$492$400

Pair of Pink Lustre Decorated Figures, England, c. 1810, attributed to Leeds, polychrome enameled depiction of a farmer holding a dog, and his wife holding a lamb, ht. 7 1/2 in. Provenance: Mr. More ...

Francesco Albani (Italian, 1578-1660)      Ecce Homo

Francesco Albani (Italian, 1578-1660) Ecce Homo

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Francesco Albani (Italian, 1578-1660) Ecce Homo Unsigned, with a collector's stamp "P.L" (Lugt, 2092) l.r. (see below). Red chalk on paper, sight size 11 x 7 1/2 in. (28.0 x 18.8 cm), framed. More ...

Italian School (Mantuan), 16th Century      Putti Gathering Grapes

Italian School (Mantuan), 16th Century Putti Gathering Grapes

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Italian School (Mantuan), 16th Century Putti Gathering Grapes Unsigned, with collector's marks from Sir Thomas Lawrence (Lugt, 2445) at bottom edge, left of center, and from Francis Egerton, More ...

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788)      The Campfire

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788) The Campfire

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
226
Unsold
 

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788) The Campfire Unsigned, attributed on a presentation plaque, inscribed "Gainsborough" in ink on an unattributed inventory label affixed to More ...

Thomas Sidney Cooper (British, 1803-1902)      Cattle on a Riverbank

Thomas Sidney Cooper (British, 1803-1902) Cattle on a Riverbank

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Thomas Sidney Cooper (British, 1803-1902) Cattle on a Riverbank Signed and dated "T. Sidney Cooper R.A./1871" l.l. Oil on canvas, 26 1/8 x 38 1/8 in. (66.4 x 96.9 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865)      Vessel Returning from Surinam

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Vessel Returning from Surinam

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Vessel Returning from Surinam Signed and indistinctly inscribed or dated "F.H. Lane..." l.r., with a faint "FH" just above and to the left of the More ...

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909)      Camp Kettle

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Camp Kettle

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Camp Kettle Unsigned, inscribed "360." l.l., with further inscriptions on the reverse. Ink on Bristol board, 8 1/8 x 7 1/16 in. (20.7 x 17.9 cm), More ...

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909)      Coup-Stick Stone Shrunken on Rawhide

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Coup-Stick Stone Shrunken on Rawhide

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Coup-Stick Stone Shrunken on Rawhide Signed and inscribed "no 118. Remington Hiawatha-" u.l., titled "Coupstick-stone shrunken on rawhide" u.r., with More ...

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909)      Antique Vase, Tennessee

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Antique Vase, Tennessee

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Antique Vase, Tennessee Inscribed and signed "No 78. Hiawatha Remington del." u.l., titled "antique vase. - Tennessee. -" u.r., with further inscriptions More ...

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909)      Cheyenne Moccasin

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Cheyenne Moccasin

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Frederic Remington (American, 1861-1909) Cheyenne Moccasin Unsigned, titled "Cheyanne [sic]. -" l.r., inscribed "No 174." u.l., with further inscriptions on the reverse. Ink on Bristol board, 6 More ...

Ernest Lawson (American, 1873-1939)      Peggy's Cove

Ernest Lawson (American, 1873-1939) Peggy's Cove

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
377
Unsold
 

Ernest Lawson (American, 1873-1939) Peggy's Cove Signed "E. LAWSON" l.r., inscribed "Peggy's Cove Nova Scotia/E. Lawson/119 E. 19th St/N.Y..." on the reverse, labels from Davis Galleries, New More ...

Eight Framed Leaves from the Genji Monogatari

Eight Framed Leaves from the Genji Monogatari

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1239
Sold for:
$197$160

Eight Framed Leaves from the Genji Monogatari, Japan, ink, color, and gold on paper, sight size 10 5/8 x 7 3/8 in. More ...

Georgian-style Carved Mahogany and Leather-upholstered Pole Screen

Georgian-style Carved Mahogany and Leather-upholstered Pole Screen

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$62$50

Georgian-style Carved Mahogany and Leather-upholstered Pole Screen, ht. 57 in. Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are illustrated and contextualized in Imagining Ichabod: More ...

Two Naomi Shioya Art Glass Sculptures

Two Naomi Shioya Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$234$190

Two Naomi Shioya Art Glass Sculptures, Japan, c. 2005, cast glass, Wise Person, and a three-piece sculpture with interlocking pieces encasing a frosted glass moon, signed, ht. 21 1/2, 6, wd. 4 1/2, More ...

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures, New York, 1996, 1999, 2017, #483, #760, and #620, all signed, numbered, and dated, ht. 3 1/2, 4 1/4, 4 1/2, wd. 8, 9, 8, dp. 5 1/2, 6 1/4, 5 in. Note: "My More ...