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Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Pearl Necklace and 14kt Gold and Amethyst Brooch

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Pearl Necklace and 14kt Gold and Amethyst Brooch

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2080
Sold for:
$677$550

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Pearl Necklace and 14kt Gold and Amethyst Brooch, the necklace with an enamel pendant holding a baroque pearl, set with a diamond and connected to the necklace with a ruby More ...

Seven-light Brass Candelabra

Seven-light Brass Candelabra

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$584$475

Seven-light Brass Candelabra, Holland, 18th century, straight candle sockets with wide drip catchers supported on "S" branches connecting to a central stem of ring-turned knops on a circular base, More ...

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Needlework Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth," America, early 19th century, stitched in silk on a painted silk background, with eglomise mat titled in gilt More ...

Clarissa Peters Russell (Massachusetts, 1809-1854)      Portrait of Two Children

Clarissa Peters Russell (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait of Two Children

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Clarissa Peters Russell (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait of Two Children Unsigned. Oil on heavy paper, 7 3/4 x 6 5/8 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Craquelure and paint More ...

Polychrome Decorated Carved Paddle

Polychrome Decorated Carved Paddle

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1420
Unsold
 

Polychrome Decorated Carved Paddle, 19th century, the stained handle with chip-carved floral and geometric designs connecting to paddle with chip-carved heart, floral, and geometric designs, (edges More ...

Lilly Martin Spencer (American, 1822-1902)    Portrait of a Woman, Thought to be Miss Helen Louise Booth

Lilly Martin Spencer (American, 1822-1902) Portrait of a Woman, Thought to be Miss Helen Louise Booth

Auction:
2917T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 14, 2016
Lot:
1291
Sold for:
$584$475

Lilly Martin Spencer (American, 1822-1902) Portrait of a Woman, Thought to be Miss Helen Louise Booth. Signed and dated "Lilly M. Spencer/1888" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., framed. More ...

Pair of Italian Modernist Glass, Lacquer, and Brass Coffee Tables

Pair of Italian Modernist Glass, Lacquer, and Brass Coffee Tables

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
380
Unsold
 

Pair of Italian Modernist Glass, Lacquer, and Brass Coffee Tables, Italy, 1980s, rectangular glass top on four brass spheres connected to a taupe-lacquered platform on brass-sheathed toe base, More ...

Julien P. Friez Anemometer Recorder and a Barograph

Julien P. Friez Anemometer Recorder and a Barograph

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$215$175

Julien P. Friez Anemometer Recorder and a Barograph, Baltimore, Maryland, c. 1926, with a Seth Thomas clock mechanism marked "Belfort Observatory," connected to the 4-in. drum with paper recording More ...

14kt Gold Hand Bracelet and Urn Earpendants

14kt Gold Hand Bracelet and Urn Earpendants

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$584$475

14kt Gold Hand Bracelet and Urn Earpendants, the bracelet comprised of seven connected hands with gem-set rings; the earpendants with small gold drops, (missing one gemstone), bracelet lg. 7 in., More ...

Art Deco 14kt Gold, Nephrite, Rock Crystal, and Enamel Bracelet

Art Deco 14kt Gold, Nephrite, Rock Crystal, and Enamel Bracelet

Auction:
2899B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 07, 2016
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$615$500

Art Deco 14kt Gold, Nephrite, Rock Crystal, and Enamel Bracelet, nephrite beads with faceted rock crystal discs connected with delicate trace link chain, enamel charm designed as the numbers "9123" More ...

Shaker Yellow-stained Yarn Swift

Shaker Yellow-stained Yarn Swift

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$369$300

Shaker Yellow-stained Yarn Swift, Canterbury, New Hampshire, 19th century, maple, pine, and possibly ash, original yellow wash, smaller form of swift made at Hancock, Massachusetts, some string More ...

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$523$425

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument, London, mid-19th century, lacquered brass instrument with protractor scale engraved 0-130 and marked "Cary London," sighting pinnula and half-silvered More ...

Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Love Token

Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Love Token

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1087
Sold for:
$246$200

Scrimshaw-decorated Whalebone Love Token, 19th century, decorated with two birds facing each other holding a ribbon with a heart connecting to a circle and star, the initials "CL" and "MS" above the More ...

Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolboy Excercise "The Rapture, The Grape,"

Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolboy Excercise "The Rapture, The Grape,"

Auction:
2897M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 21, 2016
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$1,300$1,300

Watercolor, Pen, and Ink on Paper Schoolboy Excercise "The Rapture, The Grape," Philo Bishop, Guilford, Connecticut, 1820, the page with stylized, polychrome decorated pillars on each side, More ...

Smith, William Henry Sedley (1806-1872) Archive of Correspondence, Ephemera, and Other Material.

Smith, William Henry Sedley (1806-1872) Archive of Correspondence, Ephemera, and Other Material.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Smith, William Henry Sedley (1806-1872) Archive of Correspondence, Ephemera, and Other Material. Including approximately seventy autograph letters signed from family members, theatre contacts, and More ...

Scrapbook c. 1867 with Early Photograph and Other Clippings.

Scrapbook c. 1867 with Early Photograph and Other Clippings.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1321
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Scrapbook c. 1867 with Early Photograph and Other Clippings. Ownership inscription of Annie Eliza Scott Jervis (1834-1915) on ffep, dated Naples, March 1867, containing a collection of prints, More ...

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1472
Unsold
 

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock, Connecticut, c. 1865, cast iron statue of John Bull marked under base "T. Kennedy, Patent Applied for 1856," and painted red coat, green vest, and black pants, 3-in. More ...

R. Couchoix Monocular Microscope

R. Couchoix Monocular Microscope

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

R. Couchoix Monocular Microscope, Paris, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with round post and hinged arm connecting to the square pillar, main tube engraved Couchoix Opticien a More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Two Proof Impressions of Over Currituck Marshes

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Proof Impressions of Over Currituck Marshes

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
1196
Sold for:
$523$425

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Proof Impressions of Over Currituck Marshes, trial proofs A-1 and C-4 (Paff, 259). Both signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. and with pencil More ...

Two Metalwork Belts

Two Metalwork Belts

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
1652
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Metalwork Belts, China, one fragmental, with eight characters of auspicious meanings on a woven metal band, lg. 26 3/4; and one of connected metalwork plaques on a hide lining, metalwork hook More ...

14kt Gold Bracelet

14kt Gold Bracelet

Auction:
2887T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 03, 2016
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$461$375

14kt Gold Bracelet, the double-strand bracelet with gold stays and a connected "X," lg. 7 3/8 in., 13.2 dwt. More ...

Polychrome Decorated Carved Paddle

Polychrome Decorated Carved Paddle

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
403
Unsold
 

Polychrome Decorated Carved Paddle, 19th century, the stained handle with chip-carved floral and geometric designs connecting to paddle with chip-carved heart, floral, and geometric designs, (edges More ...

"Thames Tunnel" Optical Illusion Toy

"Thames Tunnel" Optical Illusion Toy

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
481
Sold for:
$185$150

"Thames Tunnel" Optical Illusion Toy, 19th century, the accordion-fold viewer opens to four lithograph panes to show in apparent three dimensions when viewed through the aperture, a view through the More ...

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1339
Unsold
 

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock, Connecticut, c. 1865, cast iron statue of John Bull marked under base "T. Kennedy, Patent Applied for 1856," and painted red coat, green vest, and black pants, 3-in. More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      Flowers  /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Flowers /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Auction:
2877B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
70
Unsold
 

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) Flowers/A Portfolio of Ten Works, Suite of 10 screenprints 1970, edition of 250 plus proofs, printed by Aetna Silkscreen Productions, Inc., New York, published More ...

Bill Brandt (British, 1904-1983)      Maid at Window, Mayfair

Bill Brandt (British, 1904-1983) Maid at Window, Mayfair

Auction:
2877B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
86
Unsold
 

Bill Brandt (British, 1904-1983) Maid at Window, Mayfair, 1936, printed c. 1950s. Inscribed "Bill Brandt/signed via agency" in blue ink on the verso of the mount. Gelatin silver print with More ...

Five White-painted Cast Metal Rabbit Lawn Ornaments

Five White-painted Cast Metal Rabbit Lawn Ornaments

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$492$400

Five White-painted Cast Metal Rabbit Lawn Ornaments, all connected with chain, ht. 12 in. More ...

Directoire-style Marquetry Inlaid Gueridon

Directoire-style Marquetry Inlaid Gueridon

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
604
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Directoire-style Marquetry Inlaid Gueridon, France, mid-19th century, with brass gallery rail surrounding demilune inlaid surface with frieze decorated with strands of pearls connected to ribbon More ...

Murano Art Glass Hand Mirror

Murano Art Glass Hand Mirror

Auction:
2870B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 05, 2015
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$246$200

Murano Art Glass Hand Mirror Art glass, gilded brass Italy, 20th century Trapezoidal mirror edged by rope-turned glass, loop handle, brass connecting elements, unmarked, ht. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Four Albert Paley Door Handles

Four Albert Paley Door Handles

Auction:
2870B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 05, 2015
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Four Albert Paley Door Handles Polished bronze Rochester, New York, 1985 Two pairs each with abstract curvilinear form, the elements connected by a steel shaft, lg. 17, wd. 9 1/4, dp. 2 3/4 More ...