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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 ...

Short & Mason Mahogany and Glass Barograph, London, lacquered brass plate engraved in part Short & Mason London No. A 556 with clock me

Short & Mason Mahogany and Glass Barograph, London, lacquered brass plate engraved in part Short & Mason London No. A 556 with clock me

Auction:
2869T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 18, 2015
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$431$350

Short & Mason Mahogany and Glass Barograph, London, lacquered brass plate engraved in part Short & Mason London No. A 556 with clock mechanism in brass recording drum, brass-toped ink bottle, More ...

The First Book of the Author's Club, Liber Scriptorum.

The First Book of the Author's Club, Liber Scriptorum.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

The First Book of the Author's Club, Liber Scriptorum. New York: Published by the Author's Club [by the De Vinne Press], 1893. First edition, limited, copy number thirty-two of 251 copies sold, 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:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1138
Unsold
 

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 ...

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock

John Bull Blinking-eye Clock

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
297
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 ...

Fairbanks Cast Iron Cement Testing Scale

Fairbanks Cast Iron Cement Testing Scale

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$584$475

Fairbanks Cast Iron Cement Testing Scale, St. Johnsbury, Vermont, c. 1900, cast iron black painted body reading Fairbanks with gilt pin striping, single balance scale reading 0-200 lbs., two brass More ...

Pair of Pommel Holsters

Pair of Pommel Holsters

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Pommel Holsters, c. early 19th century, two leather holsters with a leather-covered block on each holster to carry six rounds of ammunition, with a central leather connection strap, and a More ...

Chinese School, Late 19th Century      Portrait of a Junk

Chinese School, Late 19th Century Portrait of a Junk

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$308$250

Chinese School, Late 19th Century Portrait of a Junk Unsigned. Gouache on paperboard, 9 1/4 x 12 3/4 in., in a rococo frame. Condition: Not examined out of frame, frame with veneer chips. More ...

Eleven-candle Table Chandelier

Eleven-candle Table Chandelier

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$738$600

Eleven-candle Table Chandelier, late 19th century, the candle sockets formed of iron wire spirals connected to a central shaft bound by coiled wire supported on a wire base, (light oxidation), ht. More ...

Inlaid Cherry One-drawer Stand

Inlaid Cherry One-drawer Stand

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1150
Sold for:
$984$800

Inlaid Cherry One-drawer Stand, New England, c. 1810-15, the square top with bird's-eye maple quarter-fans connected by stringing on a bird's-eye maple drawer and square, tapering legs, refinished, More ...

After Priest-Monk Parthenios, from Elasso (Greek, 18th Century)      Panoramic View of Meteora with its Monasteries

After Priest-Monk Parthenios, from Elasso (Greek, 18th Century) Panoramic View of Meteora with its Monasteries

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$431$350

After Priest-Monk Parthenios, from Elasso (Greek, 18th Century) Panoramic View of Meteora with its Monasteries, 19th century reproduction (original plate conceived 1782). Engraving on paper, More ...

Italian-style Carved Choir Stalls

Italian-style Carved Choir Stalls

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$308$250

Italian-style Carved Choir Stalls, 19th century, of overall double-H shape connected by central support wall, each with heavily carved partitions rendered as figural griffon monopedia divided by More ...

Serab Long Rug

Serab Long Rug

Auction:
2845B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Sep 26, 2015
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Serab Long Rug, Northwest Persia, late 19th century, the abrashed terra-cotta field with five light green sawtooth diamonds connected by a long bar and arrow-shaped pendants, enclosed by stylized More ...

Tribute to F.D.B.O. Penshaw, Chief Resident Engineer of Railway Construction,   Federated Malay States Railways

Tribute to F.D.B.O. Penshaw, Chief Resident Engineer of Railway Construction, Federated Malay States Railways

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
60
Unsold
 

Tribute to F.D.B.O. Penshaw, Chief Resident Engineer of Railway Construction, Federated Malay States Railways, on the occasion of his retirement, praising him and thanking him for his service in the More ...

School of Pierre Mignard (French, 1612-1695)      Mademoiselle de la Fontaine as Demeter (Ceres)

School of Pierre Mignard (French, 1612-1695) Mademoiselle de la Fontaine as Demeter (Ceres)

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

School of Pierre Mignard (French, 1612-1695) Mademoiselle de la Fontaine as Demeter (Ceres) Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 1/2 x 24 5/8 in. (77.5 x 62.5 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, patch More ...

18kt White Gold, Diamond, and Sapphire Bracelet

18kt White Gold, Diamond, and Sapphire Bracelet

Auction:
2844T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 10, 2015
Lot:
1366
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

18kt White Gold, Diamond, and Sapphire Bracelet, large square links connected by smaller diamond-set links, lg. 7 in., 25.8 dwt. 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:
2839T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 02, 2015
Lot:
1013
Unsold
 

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 ...

E.E. Cummings (American, 1894-1962)      Coastal View with Cliffs and Sailboat

E.E. Cummings (American, 1894-1962) Coastal View with Cliffs and Sailboat

Auction:
2839T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 02, 2015
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$492$400

E.E. Cummings (American, 1894-1962) Coastal View with Cliffs and Sailboat Unsigned, numbered "LPC/110" on a label affixed to the reverse. Oil on cardboard, 7 3/4 x 8 7/16 in. (19.8 x 21.3 cm), More ...

Polychrome Watercolor of a Flower

Polychrome Watercolor of a Flower

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1234
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Polychrome Watercolor of a Flower, Pennsylvania, c. early 19th century, the red, blue, yellow, and brown flower with brown leaves and yellow and blue flowers below all connected by a red stem, in a More ...

Pair of Tulip-form Arts & Crafts Andirons

Pair of Tulip-form Arts & Crafts Andirons

Auction:
2830B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2015
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$215$175

Pair of Tulip-form Arts & Crafts Andirons Steel, brass 20th century Tulip-form brass plate above a curved steel arch visually connected by a steel scroll, unmarked, ht. 18 3/4, dp. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Four Albert Paley Door Handles

Four Albert Paley Door Handles

Auction:
2830B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2015
Lot:
280
Unsold
 

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 ...

14kt Gold and Diamond Bracelet

14kt Gold and Diamond Bracelet

Auction:
2820T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 18, 2015
Lot:
1422
Sold for:
$861$700

14kt Gold and Diamond Bracelet, four segments with diamond clusters connected by three strands of gold chain, lg. 7 1/4 in., 22.5 dwt. More ...

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912-2004)      Blue Flower

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912-2004) Blue Flower

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,539,000$1,300,000

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912-2004) Blue Flower, 1962 Titled, signed, and dated "Blue Flower/a. martin/62" on the reverse, identified on labels from Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, the More ...

Roxy Paine (American, b. 1966)      Scumak

Roxy Paine (American, b. 1966) Scumak

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Roxy Paine (American, b. 1966) Scumak Numbered "S2-P2-09" on the bottom. Orange polyethylene, 17 1/2 x 26 x 19 in. (44.5 x 66.0 x 48.3 cm). Condition: Surface grime. N.B. Roxy Paine, a More ...

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 29 October 1858.

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 29 October 1858.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 29 October 1858. Single sheet of folded wove writing paper, blind-stamped "Paris" in the upper left corner, More ...

Cobbler's Manuscript Account Book c. 1827-1838, Andrews Emery (1806-1860) Jaffrey, New Hampshire.

Cobbler's Manuscript Account Book c. 1827-1838, Andrews Emery (1806-1860) Jaffrey, New Hampshire.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$308$250

Cobbler's Manuscript Account Book c. 1827-1838, Andrews Emery (1806-1860) Jaffrey, New Hampshire. Folio format volume bound in contemporary sheepskin, each page lined, approximately 450 numbered More ...

Bronze Hanging Oil Lamp, Diya

Bronze Hanging Oil Lamp, Diya

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Bronze Hanging Oil Lamp, Diya, India, 19th/20th century, round shallow dish-shape resting on a low multi-tier round podium, with a peacock standing on a round stand in the center of the dish, arched More ...