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Great Lakes or Eastern Plains Bone or Antler Awl

Great Lakes or Eastern Plains Bone or Antler Awl

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Great Lakes or Eastern Plains Bone or Antler Awl, c. send half 19th century, with metal point, the handle in the shape of a human foot witn incised designs, red and black pigment, lg. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Painted Wood Ladle

Northwest Coast Painted Wood Ladle

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$861$700

Northwest Coast Painted Wood Ladle, c. last quarter 19th century, with an abstract avian design in red and black, includes custom stand, lg. 14 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Canoe Model

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Canoe Model

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Canoe Model, c. late 19th century, pigments are red, black, and traces of green/blue, lg. 21 3/4, wd. 4 1/2 in. Provenance: The Ben-Zion collection. More ...

Pottery Earth Spirit

Pottery Earth Spirit

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$215$175

Pottery Earth Spirit, China, possibly Tang dynasty, depicted seated on its haunches on a stacked base, with one clawed arm raised above its head, with long horns and a pair of wings, with traces of More ...

American School, Late 19th Century      Arctic Whaling Scene

American School, Late 19th Century Arctic Whaling Scene

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American School, Late 19th Century Arctic Whaling Scene Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 32 in., in a gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Surface inconsistencies, minor fluorescence under ultraviolet More ...

Miniature Red-painted Six-board Chest

Miniature Red-painted Six-board Chest

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$338$275

Miniature Red-painted Six-board Chest, New England, early 19th century, original red-painted surface with black bordering and yellow striping, ht. 4, wd. 9 1/2, dp. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$861$700

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box, America, 19th century, the lid with red field and oval medallion bordered with yellow, red, and black edging, the sides with red field, yellow, red, and black edging, More ...

Blue-painted Six-board Chest

Blue-painted Six-board Chest

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$677$550

Blue-painted Six-board Chest, New England, late 18th/early 19th century, with molded lift top, dovetail construction, and bracket feet, old surface, (paint wear), ht. 20 1/2, wd. 40, dp. 18 1/2 More ...

Apache Beaded Hide Doll with Baby Carrier

Apache Beaded Hide Doll with Baby Carrier

Auction:
2983B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 10, 2017
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Apache Beaded Hide Doll with Baby Carrier, c. last quarter 19th century, the highly detailed dress painted various shades of red and with tin cone and beaded detail, with similar decoration on the More ...

Great Lakes Snakeskin and Trade Cloth Ornament

Great Lakes Snakeskin and Trade Cloth Ornament

Auction:
2983B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 10, 2017
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Great Lakes Snakeskin and Trade Cloth Ornament, 19th century, the snakeskin mounted on red and blue cloth with silk ribbon edging, a cluster of tin cones at the tail, (wear), wd. 6 3/4, lg. 61 in. More ...

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Lakota Carved and Painted Wood Courting Flute, c. late 19th century, painted with red, blue, and green pigments, the bird head with pyro-engraved beak, the flute stop attached with hide, brass mouth More ...

Pair of Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Paddles

Pair of Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Paddles

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$492$400

Pair of Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Paddles, c. late 19th century, one side finely painted in red, blue, and black pigments, the reverse carved with the same design, (minor loss to one tip), More ...

Paint-decorated Fireboard

Paint-decorated Fireboard

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
77
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Fireboard, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, the slightly arched form with black border surrounding a landscape scene with a stone house and trees under a pink and yellow-striped sky, 32 1/4 x More ...

Painted "HAIR CUT 25c" Barber's Shop Sign

Painted "HAIR CUT 25c" Barber's Shop Sign

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
196
Unsold
 

Painted "HAIR CUT 25c" Barber's Shop Sign, America, early 20th century, lettered in red on a white ground and bordered in dark green, (wear), 5 1/2 x 36 1/4 in. More ...

Painted "I. SMITH BOOT & SHOE MAKER" Trade Sign

Painted "I. SMITH BOOT & SHOE MAKER" Trade Sign

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$861$700

Painted "I. SMITH BOOT & SHOE MAKER" Trade Sign, America, 19th century, dark blue- and black-painted frame surrounds the white lettering on a dark blue ground, 16 1/2 x 28 in. The Janie & Peter More ...

Painted "FOR SALE" Sign

Painted "FOR SALE" Sign

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
235
Unsold
 

Painted "FOR SALE" Sign, America, early 20th century, black letters surrounded in orange on a white ground, all bordered in black, (paint wear especially at one end), 11 1/2 x 23 1/4 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Bride's Box

Paint-decorated Bride's Box

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
591
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Bride's Box, probably Viechtauer Valley, Austria, early 19th century, bentwood box decorated in the "Onion" pattern in white, red, and blue on a natural ground, (imperfections), ht. More ...

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
593
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes, the first probably Berchtesgaden, Germany, 19th century, the first with floral sprays in blue, yellow, and white on a thin red wash ground, the second also likely More ...

Leighton Cram (American, 1895-1981)      Patchwork Hills and Distant House Gables.

Leighton Cram (American, 1895-1981) Patchwork Hills and Distant House Gables.

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$492$400

Leighton Cram (American, 1895-1981) Patchwork Hills and Distant House Gables. Signed "L.R. Cram" l.l., estate stamped twice on the reverse. Oil on board or canvasboard, 20 x 24 in., framed. More ...

Miniature Painted Six-panel Screen

Miniature Painted Six-panel Screen

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
606
Sold for:
$861$700

Miniature Painted Six-panel Screen, Japan, 19th century, ink, color and gold on silk, depicting two white egrets beside a pond with snow-covered reeds, mounted on silk brocade, signed and sealed More ...

Reverse Glass Painting

Reverse Glass Painting

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$400$325

Reverse Glass Painting, China, 20th century, depicting the boy emperor of the late Qing dynasty, dressed in an imperial dragon robe in yellow, seated in chair, framed, painting 19 x 13 1/4 in. More ...

Attributed to James Edwin Meadows (British, 1828-1888)      Harvesters at Rest Beside a Wheat Field

Attributed to James Edwin Meadows (British, 1828-1888) Harvesters at Rest Beside a Wheat Field

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
881
Sold for:
$738$600

Attributed to James Edwin Meadows (British, 1828-1888) Harvesters at Rest Beside a Wheat Field Bears signature and date "Jas E/Meadows/1877" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in. (61.0 x 91.5 cm), More ...

Pottery Earth Spirit

Pottery Earth Spirit

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
61
Unsold
 

Pottery Earth Spirit, China, possibly Tang dynasty, depicted seated on its haunches on a stacked base, with one clawed arm raised above its head, with long horns and a pair of wings, with traces of More ...

Reverse Glass Painting

Reverse Glass Painting

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
684
Unsold
 

Reverse Glass Painting, China, 20th century, depicting the boy emperor of the late Qing dynasty, dressed in an imperial dragon robe in yellow, seated in chair, framed, painting 19 x 13 1/4 in. More ...

Ten Thermoplastic Union Cases with Four Early Photography Portraits

Ten Thermoplastic Union Cases with Four Early Photography Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
618
Sold for:
$492$400

Ten Thermoplastic Union Cases with Four Early Photography Portraits, four sixth-plate size cases: a "Scroll Border with Fruit" with a tintype portrait of a young woman, a "Geometric Scroll" with an More ...

Group of Small Cameras and Light Meters

Group of Small Cameras and Light Meters

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
610
Sold for:
$96$80

Group of Small Cameras and Light Meters, various makers and dates, cameras including a Zeiss Ikonta, Ensignette, Tynar, Norton Univex, and a Kodak No. 1 Autographic Junior, along with an Imperial More ...

Five Monochrome Silk Fringed Shawls

Five Monochrome Silk Fringed Shawls

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$325$325

Five Monochrome Silk Fringed Shawls, America and/or Europe, 19th/early 20th century, in cream, sky blue, and various shades of pink and purple, one violet-colored possibly designed by Callot Soeurs, More ...

Three Early Brass Bausch & Lomb Shutters

Three Early Brass Bausch & Lomb Shutters

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
668
Sold for:
$60$50

Three Early Brass Bausch & Lomb Shutters, two labeled Automat on the speed dial, one with an f-stop scale of 2.8 to 256, the other with a scale of f/8 to 64, the third with the f-stop scale behind More ...

Brass Seven-light Candelabrum and Three Pairs of Candlesticks

Brass Seven-light Candelabrum and Three Pairs of Candlesticks

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
716
Sold for:
$296$250

Brass Seven-light Candelabrum and Three Pairs of Candlesticks, candlestick ht. 10 5/8 to 12 1/2 in. More ...

Polychrome-painted Cast Iron Jenny Lind Dressing Mirror

Polychrome-painted Cast Iron Jenny Lind Dressing Mirror

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
690
Sold for:
$178$150

Polychrome-painted Cast Iron Jenny Lind Dressing Mirror, America, 19th century, the oval mirror frame with pierced oval chain and leaf border swivels between two female figures with hoop skirts on a More ...