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American School, 20th Century    Tabletop Still Life with Fruit, Bottles, and Vase with a Daisy

American School, 20th Century Tabletop Still Life with Fruit, Bottles, and Vase with a Daisy

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Tabletop Still Life with Fruit, Bottles, and Vase with a Daisy. Unsigned. Woodblock print, image size 22 1/2 x 30 5/8 in., framed. Condition: Toning, rippling, More ...

Two Framed Oils Depicting Sailing Vessels:    Vivian Forsythe Porter (American, 1880-1982), Clipper Ship Under Sail

Two Framed Oils Depicting Sailing Vessels: Vivian Forsythe Porter (American, 1880-1982), Clipper Ship Under Sail

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1171
Sold for:
$221$180

Two Framed Oils Depicting Sailing Vessels: Vivian Forsythe Porter (American, 1880-1982), Clipper Ship Under Sail, signed "V.F. Porter" l.r., oil on canvas, 18 3/4 x 28 3/4 in.; and Zsuzsanna More ...

Daniel Kotz (American, 1848-1933)    Two Wooded Landscapes: Riverbank

Daniel Kotz (American, 1848-1933) Two Wooded Landscapes: Riverbank

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1286
Unsold
 

Daniel Kotz (American, 1848-1933) Two Wooded Landscapes: Riverbank and Water Bucket. Both signed or inscribed "DANIEL KOTZ" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, sizes to 9 x 12 in., framed. More ...

Jacques Villon (French, 1875-1963)      La Tête

Jacques Villon (French, 1875-1963) La Tête

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1292
Unsold
 

Jacques Villon (French, 1875-1963) La Tête, from POEMES DE CE TEMPS, 1958, edition of 70 (Ginestet & Pouillon, app. 105). Signed "Jacques Villon" in pencil l.r., numbered "32/70" in pencil More ...

Violet Nellie Garrod (British, 1898-1982)    September Nights, 1940

Violet Nellie Garrod (British, 1898-1982) September Nights, 1940

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1319
Sold for:
$185$150

Violet Nellie Garrod (British, 1898-1982) September Nights, 1940. Signed "VN GARROD" l.l., identified and inscribed "...No.1 'ACCEPTED' ROYAL ACADEMY, 1941" on an unattributed label affixed to More ...

John Clinton Spencer (American, 1861-1919)    Still Life with Pink Roses

John Clinton Spencer (American, 1861-1919) Still Life with Pink Roses

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$338$275

John Clinton Spencer (American, 1861-1919) Still Life with Pink Roses. Signed faintly "...Spen..." l.l. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in., framed. Condition: Punctures to u.r. quadrant, paint More ...

Portrait of a Young Man on a Framed Slate Board

Portrait of a Young Man on a Framed Slate Board

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1483
Sold for:
$861$700

Portrait of a Young Man on a Framed Slate Board, early 20th century, inscribed indistinctly in the upper left quadrant, faintly signed "(?)John Mallarney," overall framed dimensions 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 More ...

LeCoultre Atmos Clock

LeCoultre Atmos Clock

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$431$350

LeCoultre Atmos Clock, brass and glass case with pinned hood, round white dial with arabic numerals at the quadrants and baton hour markers, movement powered by a 15-jewel temperature and More ...

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$861$700

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor, made by William J. Young, Philadelphia, 5 1/4-in. lacquered brass instrument engraved as above, X-frame with circular central knob that rotates the engraved More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Benjamin, Rittenhouse/Philadelphia, CouY," engraved More ...

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$369$300

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1808, lacquered brass instrument with a 6-in. dia. engraved dial marked "Ths. Whitney Maker Philadelphia," with fleur-de-lis More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$338$275

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3990, c. 1865, lacquered brass instrument with a 6-in. dia. engraved brass dial reading "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia/3990," More ...

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass,"

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass,"

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1872, original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass, made for John DeWitt, c. 1792, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "B. Rittenhouse/Pennsylvania," fully engraved eight-point rose More ...

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$523$425

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1836, 6-in. silvered dial with fully engraved eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, outer ring calibrated 0-90 in More ...

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
264
Unsold
 

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, mid-19th century, twelve colored printed gores with cartouche in the Pacific, iron meridian ring with scale in four quadrants, paper horizon band laid More ...

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$800$650

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial, late 19th century, 2 1/2-in. dia. silvered hour ring with folding spring-loaded gnomon, latitude arc from 10-90, silvered compass box engraved More ...

Complete Newton & Co. 10-inch Ebony Quadrant

Complete Newton & Co. 10-inch Ebony Quadrant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Complete Newton & Co. 10-inch Ebony Quadrant, South Fleet Street, London, pierced ebony frame with brass index arm, vernier and lock-down screw, cross bar plaque reads "Newton & Co. S.Fleet St. More ...

Two Scientific Apparatus

Two Scientific Apparatus

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Scientific Apparatus, an L. Casella instrument with glazed 4 1/2-in. rotating housing with silvered scale divided 0-90 in two quadrants, four electric contact points, and three adjustable feet; More ...

Italian School, 17th/18th Century      Diana Clipping Cupid's Wings

Italian School, 17th/18th Century Diana Clipping Cupid's Wings

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$492$400

Italian School, 17th/18th Century Diana Clipping Cupid's Wings Unsigned, with a partial collector's stamp l.r., inscribed "Di Gio: Batti..." and numbered "...:22" in ink on the reverse. Black More ...

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938)      The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney or The Charge at El Caney Signed and inscribed "W. Glackens/Caney" l.l. Ink, wash, and whiting on paper, sight More ...

Fine Polychrome Double-sided Parcheesi/Checkers Board

Fine Polychrome Double-sided Parcheesi/Checkers Board

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
795
Unsold
 

Fine Polychrome Double-sided Parcheesi/Checkers Board, America, 19th century, the quadrants and center "Home" block with yellow scrollwork decoration, red, green, and yellow playing surface all More ...

Joseph Peter Gualtieri (American, 1916-2015)      Abstract Coastal View Collage

Joseph Peter Gualtieri (American, 1916-2015) Abstract Coastal View Collage

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1316
Sold for:
$98$80

Joseph Peter Gualtieri (American, 1916-2015) Abstract Coastal View Collage. Signed and dated "gualtieri 61" in pencil l.r. Collage with watercolor on paper, sight size 7 5/8 x 18 1/8 in., More ...

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant.

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant. London: Printed for the Author, 1665. First edition, octavo, illustrated with folding engraving of the quadrant, woodcut text More ...

American School, 19th Century      Hudson Valley

American School, 19th Century Hudson Valley

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$197$160

American School, 19th Century Hudson Valley. Initialed "J.D.B." l.r., identified and dated "...1830" on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 22 x 34 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Small tear to More ...

Rudolph Weisenborn (American, 1881-1974)    Abstraction

Rudolph Weisenborn (American, 1881-1974) Abstraction

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$400$325

Rudolph Weisenborn (American, 1881-1974) Abstraction. Signed and dated "Weisenborn/1935" l.c., with a label from Atelier Doré, San Francisco, affixed to the frame backing. Oil on Masonite, 25 More ...

David Kenneth Merrill (American, b. 1935)      Brick House with American Flag in Snow

David Kenneth Merrill (American, b. 1935) Brick House with American Flag in Snow

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1272
Sold for:
$98$80

David Kenneth Merrill (American, b. 1935) Brick House with American Flag in Snow. Signed "David Merrill" l.r. Oil on board, 36 x 48 in., framed. Condition: Vertical pencil lines or similar to More ...

Two Boxed Cartier Travel Clocks

Two Boxed Cartier Travel Clocks

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3023
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Boxed Cartier Travel Clocks, late 20th century, a "quadrant border" folding travel clock, the other octagonal, both marked "Cartier/PARIS," in original boxes. More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Fisherman

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Fisherman

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3074
Sold for:
$800$650

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Fisherman. Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.r., initialed within the plate, numbered "32" in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, plate size 7 x 11 in., More ...

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666)      Study for St. John the Baptist

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$67,650$55,000

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist Unsigned. Brown ink and wash on paper, 10 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (26.5 x 19.2 cm), framed. Condition: Sheet lined with laid paper More ...