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Painted Terra-cotta Fox Guardian

Painted Terra-cotta Fox Guardian

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
1838
Sold for:
$148$120

Painted Terra-cotta Fox Guardian, Japan, seated on its hind legs with its tail up and forelegs raised, on a rectangular stand, painted in white, red, and blue, brushed details in black, ht. 9 1/2 More ...

Pottery Figure of a Musician

Pottery Figure of a Musician

Auction:
2885B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 19, 2016
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Pottery Figure of a Musician, China, Sui dynasty, the standing female figure holding a lute-like instrument, glazed terra-cotta, ht. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Andre Carlhian More ...

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$338$275

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque, mid-20th century, the rectangular plaque with blue glaze ground with abstract raised figures and devices in unglazed terra-cotta accented More ...

Tang-style Terra-cotta Horse

Tang-style Terra-cotta Horse

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$62$50

Tang-style Terra-cotta Horse, (damage), ht. 17, wd. 22, dp. 6 in. More ...

Neapolitan Creche Figure of a Angel

Neapolitan Creche Figure of a Angel

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
635
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Neapolitan Creche Figure of a Angel, Italy, late 18th century, the finely detailed terracotta bust with glass eyes and flowing hair over a silk-dressed body with carved and painted wood arms and More ...

Kashan Rug

Kashan Rug

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$554$450

Kashan Rug, Central Persia, c. 1930, featuring a dense design of flowering plants on a navy blue field, with a terra-cotta medallion and border, 6 ft. 8 in. x 4 ft. More ...

Austrian Egyptian-Revival Terra-cotta Vase

Austrian Egyptian-Revival Terra-cotta Vase

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
223
Unsold
 

Austrian Egyptian-Revival Terra-cotta Vase, 19th century, baluster-form, with polychrome decoration, the neck with hieroglyph-type motifs, the body with applied heavily carved figures and an ibis, More ...

Josan Sarouk Persian Rug

Josan Sarouk Persian Rug

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
301A
Sold for:
$492$400

Josan Sarouk Persian Rug, Persia, c. 1930, featuring a classic "Josan" terra-cotta medallion on a dark blue, flower-filled field, 3 ft. 5 in. x 5 ft. 5 in. More ...

Danish Terra-cotta Bust of Apollo

Danish Terra-cotta Bust of Apollo

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$369$300

Danish Terra-cotta Bust of Apollo, late 19th century, by P. Ibsen, mounted atop a waisted circular socle, impressed maker's stamp "P. Ibsen Kjobenharn Eneret 505," ht. 13 in. More ...

Wedgwood Tricolor Jasper Dip Diceware Cup and Cover

Wedgwood Tricolor Jasper Dip Diceware Cup and Cover

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Wedgwood Tricolor Jasper Dip Diceware Cup and Cover, England, late 18th/early 19th century, with foliate molded handle and relief to cover, black ground with terra-cotta-colored quatrefoils to white More ...

Continental Terra-cotta Figure of a Woman

Continental Terra-cotta Figure of a Woman

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Continental Terra-cotta Figure of a Woman, depicting a maiden in a gown, with a rosary, holding an amphora with frieze of carved figures, atop a naturalistic base, ht. 69 3/4 in. More ...

Kashan Rug

Kashan Rug

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
580A
Sold for:
$738$600

Kashan Rug, Persia, c. 1920, featuring a gold and terra-cotta colored medallion on a dark blue, flower-filled field, dark blue strapwork border, 7 ft. x 4 ft. 5 in. More ...

Two Southeast Asian Buddhist Items

Two Southeast Asian Buddhist Items

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
2216
Unsold
 

Two Southeast Asian Buddhist Items, a four-armed bronze figure of Vishnu, seated, with one leg down, the open base filled with clay, ht. 6 5/8; and a terra-cotta Buddha head, lacquer and gilt More ...

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque

Auction:
2870B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 05, 2015
Lot:
562
Unsold
 

Roberto Matta (Chilean 1911-2002) Terra-cotta Wall Plaque, mid-20th century, the rectangular plaque with blue glaze ground with abstract raised figures and devices in unglazed terra-cotta accented More ...

Senneh Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, featuring a navy stepped and pendanted diamond-shaped center medallion on an ivory fi

Senneh Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, featuring a navy stepped and pendanted diamond-shaped center medallion on an ivory fi

Auction:
2869T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 18, 2015
Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$369$300

Senneh Rug, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, featuring a navy stepped and pendanted diamond-shaped center medallion on an ivory field with an allover small-scale "herati" pattern and navy More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) A Christmas Carol. London: Chapman & Hall, 1843. First edition, first issue, with "Stave I" on the first page of text, illustrated with four full page hand-colored More ...

Akan Terra-cotta Funerary Head

Akan Terra-cotta Funerary Head

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1423
Sold for:
$246$200

Akan Terra-cotta Funerary Head, Ghana, the flat upturned face with coffee bean eyes and straight narrow mouth, blackened surface, (repairs), ht. 9 1/2 in. Provenance: Milton and Ruby Fox More ...

Greek Terra-cotta Figure of a Woman

Greek Terra-cotta Figure of a Woman

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1488
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Greek Terra-cotta Figure of a Woman, with elaborate coiffure, long flowing gown, and one hand to her breast, standing on a rectangular base, ht. 12 3/4 in. Provenance: Elsa and Roger Sonnabend More ...

Two Turkoman Rugs

Two Turkoman Rugs

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1313
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Turkoman Rugs, West Turkestan, early 20th century, a Yomud chuval featuring three rows of red, ivory, navy, and blue/green guls flanked by minor guls on a red/brown field, within a "syrga" main More ...

Tekke Small Rug

Tekke Small Rug

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1319
Sold for:
$369$300

Tekke Small Rug, West Turkestan, late 19th century, featuring three rows of ivory, indigo, terra-cotta, and red main guls flanked by "tshemtshe" minor guls, within an eight-pointed star in octagon More ...

Kushan Kurd Rug

Kushan Kurd Rug

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1322
Unsold
 

Kushan Kurd Rug, Northwest Persia, late 19th century, featuring six large Tekke medallions in shades of blue, ivory, apricot, and red, all on a terra-cotta field, within an ivory latch-hooked More ...

Two West Turkestan Chuvals

Two West Turkestan Chuvals

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1325
Unsold
 

Two West Turkestan Chuvals, late 19th century, an Ersari with three rows of Yomud type guls flanked by "dyrnak" minor guls all in ivory, navy, terra-cotta, and chocolate brown on a light red field, More ...

Kuba "Zejwa" Rug

Kuba "Zejwa" Rug

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1329
Sold for:
$738$600

Kuba "Zejwa" Rug, Northeast Caucasus, early 20th century, the abrashed royal blue field featuring two large ivory, and terra-cotta "flame" palmettes flanked by a row of latch-hooked octagons and More ...

Tekke Small Rug

Tekke Small Rug

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1341
Sold for:
$308$250

Tekke Small Rug, West Turkestan, c. 1880, three vertical rows of major guls flanked by minor guls all in navy, ivory, and terra-cotta on a red field, all within an eight-pointed star in octagon main More ...

Tekke Rug

Tekke Rug

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$308$250

Tekke Rug, West Turkestan, early 20th century, three vertical rows of ivory, terra-cotta, navy, and red guls flanked by minor guls on a red field within an eight-pointed star in octagon-patterned More ...

Tabriz Carpet

Tabriz Carpet

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$677$550

Tabriz Carpet, Northwest Persia, 20th century, the multi-pendanted terra-cotta center medallion on an empty royal blue field with quarter-medallion spandrels, all within an ivory contiguous stepped More ...

English School, Late 19th Century       White Marble Portrait Plaque of a Woman

English School, Late 19th Century White Marble Portrait Plaque of a Woman

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
686
Unsold
 

English School, Late 19th Century White Marble Portrait Plaque of a Woman, signed "E.A. Fawcett 1894" possibly for Emily Addis Fawcett, set within a gilded frame with base, plaque sight ht. 16 More ...

Five Pieces of Roman-style Glass and a Lamp

Five Pieces of Roman-style Glass and a Lamp

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
839
Sold for:
$431$350

Five Pieces of Roman-style Glass and a Lamp, two vial-form bottles, two bulbous-shaped bottles, and a bowl; and a terracotta lamp; ht. 1 1/2 to 7 1/8 in. More ...

Kuba Soumak Carpet

Kuba Soumak Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sep 26, 2015
Lot:
53
Unsold
 

Kuba Soumak Carpet, Northeast Caucasus, late 19th century, three contiguous eight-pointed gabled medallions inset with concentric octagons on a terra-cotta field with endless knot devices, and More ...

Kashan Carpet

Kashan Carpet

Auction:
2845B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sep 26, 2015
Lot:
64
Unsold
 

Kashan Carpet, Central Persia, second quarter 20th century, the ivory and terra-cotta lobed and pendanted center medallion on a navy field with an allover large-scale polychrome blossoming vine and More ...