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Fireworks Display "Vue d'Optique,"

Fireworks Display "Vue d'Optique,"

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$615$500

Fireworks Display "Vue d'Optique," France, 18th century, printed and watercolored depiction of a grand fireworks show with spectators in the foreground, the fireworks with pinprick holes for viewing More ...

Two Brass Snuffer and Stand/Tray Sets

Two Brass Snuffer and Stand/Tray Sets

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$800$650

Two Brass Snuffer and Stand/Tray Sets, England and France, third quarter 18th century, upright stand with shaped square base and scissor snuffer; and a tray with lobed handle and scissor snuffer, More ...

Carved and Painted Full Figure Milliner's Model

Carved and Painted Full Figure Milliner's Model

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Carved and Painted Full Figure Milliner's Model, possibly France, early 19th century, the female figure with articulated arms, old worn painted surface, (hair and face with some touch up), ht. 48 More ...

Four Faience Cheese Strainers

Four Faience Cheese Strainers

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$185$150

Four Faience Cheese Strainers, Normandy, France, 18th century, three heart-shaped and one in the form of a bird, all pierced, wd. to 7 1/2 in. More ...

Cast Iron and Blue-painted Mailbox

Cast Iron and Blue-painted Mailbox

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$492$400

Cast Iron and Blue-painted Mailbox, France, early 20th century, ht. 26, wd. 13, dp. 9 in. More ...

Iron and Steel Grand "Bouquet de Saint-Eloi" Blacksmith or Farrier Display Sign

Iron and Steel Grand "Bouquet de Saint-Eloi" Blacksmith or Farrier Display Sign

Auction:
3275M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 25, 2019
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$492$400

Iron and Steel Grand "Bouquet de Saint-Eloi" Blacksmith or Farrier Display Sign, France, the elaborate ironwork top composed of horseshoes, leaves, and other elements set into a weathered wood sign More ...

Acts of the Apostles  , Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250.

Acts of the Apostles , Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Acts of the Apostles, Illuminated Manuscript Fragment, Northern France, c. 1250. Large octavo-format, fourteen parchment leaves, text in double column throughout, fifty-one lines per page, in a More ...

Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista (1526-1597) Pontificum Romanorum Effigies.

Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista (1526-1597) Pontificum Romanorum Effigies.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$861$700

Cavalieri, Giovanni Battista (1526-1597) Pontificum Romanorum Effigies. Rome: Franc. Zanettum, 1580. First edition, octavo, two engraved title pages, twelve preliminary leaves, illustrated with 214 More ...

Henry VIII, King of England (1491-1547)Assertio Septem Sacramentorum: or, an Assertion of the Seven Sacraments, against Martin Luther;

Henry VIII, King of England (1491-1547)Assertio Septem Sacramentorum: or, an Assertion of the Seven Sacraments, against Martin Luther;

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$461$375

Henry VIII, King of England (1491-1547)Assertio Septem Sacramentorum: or, an Assertion of the Seven Sacraments, against Martin Luther; by Henry the VIII. of England, France, & Ireland, King. London: More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves.

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves. Three folio-format parchment leaves and one large quarto bifolium: Latin Bible leaf, Germany, c. 1500, containing a finely painted ten-line historiated initial P More ...

Manuscript and Early Printed Book Leaves.

Manuscript and Early Printed Book Leaves.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$677$550

Manuscript and Early Printed Book Leaves. Three folio-format parchment leaves from manuscript Latin religious texts: Latin Bible leaf, France, c. 1300-1320, text in two columns, forty lines, More ...

Wilhelm, Ignaz Franz von (fl. circa 1731) Annus Politicus per Duodecim Discursus  , Author's Presentation Copy.

Wilhelm, Ignaz Franz von (fl. circa 1731) Annus Politicus per Duodecim Discursus , Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$111$90

Wilhelm, Ignaz Franz von (fl. circa 1731) Annus Politicus per Duodecim Discursus, Author's Presentation Copy. Munich: Mariae Magdalenae Riedlin Viduae, 1731. First edition, small folio, inscribed on More ...

Continental Snuffbox

Continental Snuffbox

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$677$550

Continental Snuffbox, possibly France, late 18th/early 19th century, the top mounted with a portrait miniature depicting a classically draped girl and an African child serving fruit to her, dia. 3 More ...

Japonisme Gilt- and Silvered-bronze Figural Gueridon

Japonisme Gilt- and Silvered-bronze Figural Gueridon

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Japonisme Gilt- and Silvered-bronze Figural Gueridon, France, c. 1860, possibly designed by Eugene Cornu and executed by G. Viot & Cie., Paris, onyx top with cast rim set on flower entwined More ...

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Carved and Painted Upholstered Walnut Prie-dieu, France, 19th century, padded back with curved crest rail, scrolling armrests, cabriole legs, all carved with floral motifs, cut-velvet upholstery, More ...

Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Columns

Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Columns

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
428A
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Place Vendôme Napoleon Columns, France, 19th century, each mounted atop a black marble plinth, ht. 18 in. More ...

Paul Sormani Kingwood- and Mahogany-veneered Ormolu-mounted Dressing Table

Paul Sormani Kingwood- and Mahogany-veneered Ormolu-mounted Dressing Table

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Paul Sormani Kingwood- and Mahogany-veneered Ormolu-mounted Dressing Table, France, c. 1900, shaped top with floral inlay opens to fabric-lined compartment with mirror, sides with overall More ...

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Roll-top Desk

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Roll-top Desk

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Roll-top Desk, France, c. 1900, oak and mahogany secondary woods, top with ormolu gallery, tambour opens to pullout More ...

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Kingwood-veneered Table a Jeu

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Kingwood-veneered Table a Jeu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Kingwood-veneered Table a Jeu, France, late 19th century, oak secondary wood, top of four triangular sections open to form square gaming surface, single drawer with bail More ...

Louis XIII Walnut Upholstered Open Armchair

Louis XIII Walnut Upholstered Open Armchair

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$185$150

Louis XIII Walnut Upholstered Open Armchair, France, 17th century with later alterations and replacements, rectangular back panel, curved carved armrests ending in ram's heads, scrolling armrest More ...

Louis XV-style Walnut Secretaire a Abattant

Louis XV-style Walnut Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$369$300

Louis XV-style Walnut Secretaire a Abattant, Bellanger, France, c. 1870, marble top, molded cornice above frieze drawer, fall-front carved with floral garland opens to fitted interior with three More ...

Bronze and Marble Mantel Clock

Bronze and Marble Mantel Clock

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
456
Unsold
 

Bronze and Marble Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, a figure of Mercury holding a caduceus seated atop a rocky base set with clock case, all atop a stepped marble and bronze base, overall ht. 27 More ...

Pair of Art Nouveau-style Bronze Three-light Candelabra

Pair of Art Nouveau-style Bronze Three-light Candelabra

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$215$175

Pair of Art Nouveau-style Bronze Three-light Candelabra, probably France, c. 1900, each with three floriform candle nozzles atop a free-flowing foliate base, ht. 12 in. More ...

Louis XV-style Marble-top, Mahogany, Mahogany-veneer, and Ebony Serpentine Console Table

Louis XV-style Marble-top, Mahogany, Mahogany-veneer, and Ebony Serpentine Console Table

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
458
Sold for:
$246$200

Louis XV-style Marble-top, Mahogany, Mahogany-veneer, and Ebony Serpentine Console Table, possibly France, 20th century, white marble top, frieze with single long drawer, cabriole legs with floral More ...

Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
460
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, with depiction of Cupid and Psyche standing atop a cloud-covered dial flanked by cherub heads, all set atop an ornate raised rectangular base, ht. 20 More ...

Louis XVI-style Gilt and Patinated Bronze Bouillotte Lamp

Louis XVI-style Gilt and Patinated Bronze Bouillotte Lamp

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$400$325

Louis XVI-style Gilt and Patinated Bronze Bouillotte Lamp, France, 19th century, winged zephyrs to three scrolled candle arms, black tin shade, electrified, arm wd. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Louis XV-style Kingwood- and Mahogany-veneered Marble-top Commode

Louis XV-style Kingwood- and Mahogany-veneered Marble-top Commode

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
463
Sold for:
$461$375

Louis XV-style Kingwood- and Mahogany-veneered Marble-top Commode, probably France, late 19th/early 20th century, serpentine marble top, two long drawers, cabriole legs with ormolu floral mounts, More ...

Louis XV-style Marble-top Walnut Stand

Louis XV-style Marble-top Walnut Stand

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$185$150

Louis XV-style Marble-top Walnut Stand, France, late 19th/early 20th century, round brocatelle marble top above a single carved drawer, door with faux-drawer front, curved legs, all with floral More ...

Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, a figure of a bacchante supporting the clock atop an ornate oval base, ht. 15 1/4 in. More ...

Pair of Assembled Frosted Glass Dolphin Candelabra

Pair of Assembled Frosted Glass Dolphin Candelabra

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
470
Sold for:
$615$500

Pair of Assembled Frosted Glass Dolphin Candelabra, France, late 19th/20th century, the stems probably Baccarat, central spire finials, urn-shaped capitals above prismed drip pans, dolphin stems set More ...