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Pima Coiled Basketry Bowl

Pima Coiled Basketry Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$369$300

Pima Coiled Basketry Bowl, c. 1910, flat bottom, from a dark center developing into a stepped fret design, ht. 6, dia. 17 in. More ...

Four Small Navajo Wool Textiles

Four Small Navajo Wool Textiles

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
509
Sold for:
$369$300

Four Small Navajo Wool Textiles, larger two Germantown, tight weave, one with four whirling log motifs, the other double triangle designs on green ground; and two decorated in multi-colored More ...

Four Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels

Four Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
524
Sold for:
$523$425

Four Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels, Hopi, early to mid-20th century, a tall bowl decorated with simple repeated designs in black on cream ground, a cylinder decorated in two-color wing More ...

Italian Rococo-style Floral-decorated Marble- and Glass-top Table

Italian Rococo-style Floral-decorated Marble- and Glass-top Table

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1291
Unsold
 

Italian Rococo-style Floral-decorated Marble- and Glass-top Table, ht. 32, wd. 82, dp. 41 in. More ...

Pair of Export Porcelain Vases

Pair of Export Porcelain Vases

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1362
Sold for:
$738$600

Pair of Export Porcelain Vases, China, 19th century, with dragon and floral decoration, ht. 6 1/2 in. More ...

Three English Ceramic Plates, a Chinese Export Porcelain Plate, and a Staffordshire Cottage Figure.     Estimate $100-150

Three English Ceramic Plates, a Chinese Export Porcelain Plate, and a Staffordshire Cottage Figure. Estimate $100-150

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1461
Sold for:
$86$70

Three English Ceramic Plates, a Chinese Export Porcelain Plate, and a Staffordshire Cottage Figure. More ...

Pair of Export Porcelain Fish-decorated Vases

Pair of Export Porcelain Fish-decorated Vases

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1466
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Export Porcelain Fish-decorated Vases, mounted as lamps, ht. 12 in. More ...

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991)      West Street

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) West Street

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Berenice Abbott (American, 1898-1991) West Street, 1929-30, printed later, from the portfolio Berenice Abbott's New York II, published in 1979 by Parasol Press, Portland, Oregon. Signed More ...

Circle of Frans Francken II (Flemish, 1581-1642)      Adoration of the Magi

Circle of Frans Francken II (Flemish, 1581-1642) Adoration of the Magi

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Circle of Frans Francken II (Flemish, 1581-1642) Adoration of the Magi Unsigned. Oil on copper, 15 1/8 x 11 7/8 in. (38.4 x 30.0 cm), unframed. Condition: Abrasion to c.r., minor modern More ...

Hendrik Albertus Kleijn (Dutch, 1860-1929)      Elizabeth Jacobs Bas  /A Copy After Rembrandt or Bol

Hendrik Albertus Kleijn (Dutch, 1860-1929) Elizabeth Jacobs Bas /A Copy After Rembrandt or Bol

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
216
Unsold
 

Hendrik Albertus Kleijn (Dutch, 1860-1929) Elizabeth Jacobs Bas/A Copy After Rembrandt or Bol Titled and inscribed "Elizabeth Jacobs Bas./naar hit original/van Rembrandt/door Hendr Klyn" on the More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Pony Express (First Study)

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Pony Express (First Study)

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
269
Unsold
 

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Pony Express (First Study) Signed, dated, and titled "© H. Jackson 63" and "PF 37" with faint thumbprint on opposite sides of the bronze base. Bronze with More ...

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Sett

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Sett

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$431$350

Dexter, Samuel (1700-1755) Our Fathers God, the Hope of Posterity. Some Serious Thoughts on the Foundation, Rise and Growth of the Settlements in New England. Boston: S. Kneeland & T. Green, 1738. More ...

Painted Icon of Madonna and Child with Brass Riza

Painted Icon of Madonna and Child with Brass Riza

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$277$225

Painted Icon of Madonna and Child with Brass Riza, ht. 11, wd. 9 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Pottery Bowl

Pre-Columbian Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1408
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Pottery Bowl, Nazca, painted with a frieze of pimientoes and abstract designs, (rim chips, loss and cracks), dia. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Bowl

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1427
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Painted Pottery Bowl, Nazca, shallow bowl with red interior and painted frieze of repeated geometric designs below the rim on the exterior, (broken in five pieces and repaired), dia. 8 More ...

Wedgwood Solid Blue Jasper Leda and the Swan Vase

Wedgwood Solid Blue Jasper Leda and the Swan Vase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Wedgwood Solid Blue Jasper Leda and the Swan Vase, England, late 18th century, figural cover, the vase of classical shape with white relief twin handles formed as swans, the border applied with More ...

Two Chinese Export Silver Handles

Two Chinese Export Silver Handles

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Chinese Export Silver Handles, late 19th/early 20th century, indistinct hallmarks, one with a loop handle and cherry blossom motif, lg. 9 1/2, the other with dragon motif, lg. 7 1/2 in., approx. More ...

Pair of Gothic Revival Gilt- and Patinated-bronze Banquet Lamps

Pair of Gothic Revival Gilt- and Patinated-bronze Banquet Lamps

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$800$650

Pair of Gothic Revival Gilt- and Patinated-bronze Banquet Lamps, late 19th/early 20th century, cranberry glass fluid reservoir set on stem decorated with pointed arches, tripartite column base with More ...

Pair of Famille Rose Bowls

Pair of Famille Rose Bowls

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$554$450

Pair of Famille Rose Bowls, China, early 19th century, with floral rims, on a foot ring, decorated with lotus scroll design with shou characters to exterior, a peach and bat design to well, gilt More ...

Pair of Famille Rose Export Porcelain Figurines

Pair of Famille Rose Export Porcelain Figurines

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Pair of Famille Rose Export Porcelain Figurines, China, 18th/19th century, possibly depicting the Monkey Kings, seated on elephants, gilt details, with wood stands, ht. 9, wd. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Bronze Statue of Buddha

Bronze Statue of Buddha

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
258
Unsold
 

Bronze Statue of Buddha, Thailand, possibly early Ayutthaya period, seated cross-legged in dhyanasana with his hands in bhumisparsa mudra, wearing a sanghati over his left shoulder, ht. 10 7/8 More ...

Kashan Lustre Jug

Kashan Lustre Jug

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Kashan Lustre Jug, Persia, possibly Seljuk period, compressed round body tapering at the foot, decorated with alternating sun, bird, and arabesques, the wide cylindrical neck decorated with bands of More ...

Bronze "Master of Animals" Sculpture

Bronze "Master of Animals" Sculpture

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$677$550

Bronze "Master of Animals" Sculpture, Luristan, possibly 7th to 9th century, the finial with three stacked figures joined by confronted animals, ht. 7 in. More ...

Anglo/American School, 19th Century       Portrait of a Woman

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$461$375

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 26 1/2 x 21 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Rococo-style Carved Mahogany and Embroidered Pole Screen

Rococo-style Carved Mahogany and Embroidered Pole Screen

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$154$125

Rococo-style Carved Mahogany and Embroidered Pole Screen, ht. 58 1/2 in. More ...

Queen Anne Carved Walnut Side Chair

Queen Anne Carved Walnut Side Chair

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$98$80

Queen Anne Carved Walnut Side Chair, England, 18th century, ht. 41 1/2 in. More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Constitution & Guerriere

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere Unsigned, titled above the image. Watercolor on paper, 7 x 11 1/2 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Stains, closed tears at More ...

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Remarkable Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with More ...

Four Delftware Plates

Four Delftware Plates

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$923$750

Four Delftware Plates, England/Holland, 18th century, blue and white with chinoiserie and landscape decoration, dia. to 9 3/4 in. Literature: This lot, and others from the same collection, are More ...

Armorial Export Porcelain Punch Bowl

Armorial Export Porcelain Punch Bowl

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$984$800

Armorial Export Porcelain Punch Bowl, China, mid-18th century, red and gold armorial crest within rococo floral frame, the rim with red and gilt floral decoration, rose and flowers in the base, ht. More ...