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Three Scrimshaw-decorated Whales' Teeth

Three Scrimshaw-decorated Whales' Teeth

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Three Scrimshaw-decorated Whales' Teeth, inscribed "Amos Ring, Wilmington, S.C., God Save The Queen, God Save Mrs. Davis, Lifeline to our Free States, 1863 The Runner Modern Greece-Mail Ship," lg. More ...

Silver Serving Spoon

Silver Serving Spoon

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
460A
Sold for:
$119$100

Silver Serving Spoon, Joseph Warner, Wilmington Delaware, third quarter 18th century, faintly monogrammed and with maker's mark on handle, approx. 1.8 troy oz. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of Benjamin Metcalf of Wilmington, Vermont

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Benjamin Metcalf of Wilmington, Vermont

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Benjamin Metcalf of Wilmington, Vermont, c. 1830. Unsigned, the figure identified in a penciled inscription verso. Oil on panel, 14 x 10 in., in a More ...

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972)      Will Eshbachs Farm--Bushkill

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972) Will Eshbachs Farm--Bushkill

Auction:
2547B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 20, 2011
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972) Will Eshbachs Farm--Bushkill Unsigned, inscribed "2299/ Bushkill./ Oct. 1941/ Will Eshbachs Place" and identified on a fragmentary label from The More ...

Chinese School Gouache on Silk USS Wilmington Enroute Amoy to Shanghai China

Chinese School Gouache on Silk USS Wilmington Enroute Amoy to Shanghai China

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$444$375

Chinese School Gouache on Silk USS Wilmington Enroute Amoy to Shanghai China 1903, sight size 14 1/4 x 18 1/4 in. More ...

American School, 20th Century      Backyards Landscape.

American School, 20th Century Backyards Landscape.

Auction:
2543M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2011
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$267$225

American School, 20th Century Backyards Landscape. Monogrammed "HC' l.r., inscribed "Painted by Hilda Coll, Wilmington, Del....exhibited...1932..." on the reverse. Oil on canvas/board, 12 x 12 More ...

N.C. (Newell Convers) Wyeth (American, 1882-1945)      And They Did Their Trading from the Top of Battlemented Walls

N.C. (Newell Convers) Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) And They Did Their Trading from the Top of Battlemented Walls

Auction:
2535B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 28, 2011
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$457,000$400,000

N.C. (Newell Convers) Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) And They Did Their Trading from the Top of Battlemented Walls, 1905 Signed and dated "N.C. WYETH /-1905-" l.r. Oil on canvas, 38 x 26 in. (96.5 More ...

18kt Gold Hunter Case Watch by E. D. Johnson

18kt Gold Hunter Case Watch by E. D. Johnson

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
570
Unsold
 

18kt Gold Hunter Case Watch by E. D. Johnson, London, serial no. 21010, sold by Tiffany, New York, January 1, 1870, the case marked Tiffany & Co., 18, and 21010 inside front and back components, More ...

Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855-1942)      A Lady in Black

Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855-1942) A Lady in Black

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
589
Sold for:
$14,813$12,500

Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855-1942) A Lady in Black, alternately titled Mrs. D Signed "Cecilia Beaux." l.l., identified on labels from Arden Studios, Inc., New York, and the Museum of Fine More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall).

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall).

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
753
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Portraits of John Nielson and His Wife Lydia (Mendenhall). Inscribed "Mrs. Valentine Hummel 1118 N. 3rd St. Harrisburg, PA/Watlee Pxt." at l.l. of the back of the More ...

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
930
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, executed by the whaleman William A. Gilpin, Wilmington, Delaware, c. 1838-45, one side depicting a sailor and anchor amidst flowering branches, an eagle in flight grasping a More ...

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 1886-1957)      Skyline, Florence, Italy

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 1886-1957) Skyline, Florence, Italy

Auction:
2507
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 21, 2010
Lot:
520
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 1886-1957) Skyline, Florence, Italy Signed and dated "Diego Rivera. 21" in pencil l.r. Graphite on paper, sheet size 8 3/8 x 10 5/8 in. (21.3 x 27.0 cm), unframed. More ...

Three Pottery Items

Three Pottery Items

Auction:
2497
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 18, 2010
Lot:
677C
Sold for:
$296$250

Three Pottery Items, a redware pitcher, a two-gallon stoneware pitcher and small stoneware jar impressed "WM. HARE WILMINGTON DEL.", ht. 7 1/2-14 in. More ...

Lillian Mathilde Genth (American, 1876-1953)      River Torrent

Lillian Mathilde Genth (American, 1876-1953) River Torrent

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Lillian Mathilde Genth (American, 1876-1953) River Torrent Signed "L Genth" l.r., identified on a label from The New Britain Museum of American Art on the backing. Oil on canvas, sight size 8 More ...

Federal Mahogany Inlaid and Mahogany Veneer Bowfront Chest of Drawers

Federal Mahogany Inlaid and Mahogany Veneer Bowfront Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Federal Mahogany Inlaid and Mahogany Veneer Bowfront Chest of Drawers, possibly Delaware, c. 1800-10, the case of four graduated cockbeaded drawers on slightly flaring French feet with banded and More ...

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 1886-1957)      Skyline, Florence, Italy

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 1886-1957) Skyline, Florence, Italy

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
772
Unsold
 

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 1886-1957) Skyline, Florence, Italy Signed and dated "Diego Rivera. 21" in pencil l.r. Graphite on paper, sheet size 8 3/8 x 10 5/8 in. (21.3 x 27.0 cm), unframed. More ...

Clifford Warren Ashley (American, 1881-1947)      Provincetown Bar and Bakery

Clifford Warren Ashley (American, 1881-1947) Provincetown Bar and Bakery

Auction:
2432
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 14, 2008
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$38,513$32,500

Clifford Warren Ashley (American, 1881-1947) Provincetown Bar and Bakery Signed "CW Ashley" l.l., identified on a presentation plaque and a label from Vose Galleries of Boston on the reverse. More ...

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945), That Endless Stream Across the Dubuque Ferry was Flowing on Ahead of Me, and the Fast-Going

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945), That Endless Stream Across the Dubuque Ferry was Flowing on Ahead of Me, and the Fast-Going

Auction:
2422
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 12, 2008
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$225,150$190,000

Newell Convers Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) That Endless Stream Across the Dubuque Ferry was Flowing on Ahead of Me, and the Fast-Going Part of it Was Passing Me Every Hour Like Swift Schooners More ...

Rare Painted and Decorated White Pine and Maple Storage Box

Rare Painted and Decorated White Pine and Maple Storage Box

Auction:
2412
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2008
Lot:
117
Unsold
 

Rare Painted and Decorated White Pine and Maple Storage Box, western Massachusetts, 18th century, the nailed domestic container has bentwood sides joined with lapped fingers, and early nails, its More ...

Framed Goldey College, Wilmington, Delaware, Penwork-style "Progress" Business   Penmanship Honor Certificate

Framed Goldey College, Wilmington, Delaware, Penwork-style "Progress" Business Penmanship Honor Certificate

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$148$125

Framed Goldey College, Wilmington, Delaware, Penwork-style "Progress" Business Penmanship Honor Certificate, printed by C.P. Zaner, Columbus, Ohio, 1891, with hand-lettered dedication, sight size 21 More ...

Attributed to Thomas Sully (1783-1872)      Portrait of Mary Sophia Carroll (Bayard) of Baltimore, 1822.

Attributed to Thomas Sully (1783-1872) Portrait of Mary Sophia Carroll (Bayard) of Baltimore, 1822.

Auction:
2397
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 17, 2008
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$77,025$65,000

Attributed to Thomas Sully (1783-1872) Portrait of Mary Sophia Carroll (Bayard) of Baltimore, 1822. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the bust portrait is inscribed on the reverse, "Mrs. Bayard, Daughter More ...

Three Auto Prints

Three Auto Prints

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$88$75

Three Auto Prints, "Mile Race at Nantasket Beach 1917", and two"Tanners Products Co." Delivery Trucks, Peabody Massachusetts and Wilmington Pennsylvania, framed. Provenance: Higgins Collection More ...

Rare and Important Arts & Crafts Plique-a-jour Enamel and Gem-set Brooch, C.R. Ashbe

Rare and Important Arts & Crafts Plique-a-jour Enamel and Gem-set Brooch, C.R. Ashbe

Auction:
2375
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 18, 2007
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$165,500$145,000

Rare and Important Arts & Crafts Plique-a-jour Enamel and Gem-set Brooch, C.R. Ashbe executed by A. Gebhardt and W. Mark, c. 1902, the plique-a-jour shorebird on a grassy mound with topaz eye among More ...

Three Framed 19th Century Calligraphy Items

Three Framed 19th Century Calligraphy Items

Auction:
2373
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 13, 2007
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$353$300

Three Framed 19th Century Calligraphy Items, a dove, signed "C.C. Barlow Wilmington, Vt., 1883," an eagle, "E.L. Brown, 1888," and an eagle, Josephine, "To Miss Warner, 1859." More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portrait of Miss Hardy of Wilmington, Delaware.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Miss Hardy of Wilmington, Delaware.

Auction:
2365
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 03, 2007
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$881$750

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Miss Hardy of Wilmington, Delaware. Unsigned. Subject identified on old American Folk Art Gallery paper label on the reverse. Oil on panel, 19 3/4 x 14 More ...

Abram Efimovich Arkhipov (Russian, 1862-1930)    Girl from Ryazan

Abram Efimovich Arkhipov (Russian, 1862-1930) Girl from Ryazan

Auction:
2351
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 02, 2007
Lot:
649
Sold for:
$116,000$100,000

Abram Efimovich Arkhipov (Russian, 1862-1930) Girl from Ryazan Signed in Cyrillic l.l. Oil on canvas, 46 x 33 1/2 in. (116.8 x 85.1 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, extensive retouch and varnish More ...

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921)    Portrait of the of the Screw Pilot Boat NEW YORK

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921) Portrait of the of the Screw Pilot Boat NEW YORK

Auction:
2337
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2006
Lot:
461
Unsold
 

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (Danish/American, 1850-1921) Portrait of the of the Screw Pilot Boat NEW YORK Signed and dated "Antonio Jacobsen 1898 31 Palisade Ave. West Hoboken N.J.," l.l. Oil More ...

Group of 19th Century Calligraphy and Watercolor Exercises

Group of 19th Century Calligraphy and Watercolor Exercises

Auction:
2316
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2006
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$353$300

Group of 19th Century Calligraphy and Watercolor Exercises, two framed watercolor portraits of theatrical characters, an unframed portrait of a biblical figure, a set of Wilmington College student More ...

Chippendale Walnut Side Chair

Chippendale Walnut Side Chair

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

Chippendale Walnut Side Chair, Delaware River Valley, 1760-80, the shaped scratch-beaded crest centering a demilune above a raked vasiform splat and raked shaped stiles, on the trapezoidal More ...

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866)    Three American Landscapes.

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Three American Landscapes.

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$764$650

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Three American Landscapes. Unsigned. Watercolors on paper, the first two showing scenes in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, both More ...