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Rolex "Red" Submariner Reference 1680 Stainless Steel Wristwatch with Box, and Papers

Rolex "Red" Submariner Reference 1680 Stainless Steel Wristwatch with Box, and Papers

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Rolex "Red" Submariner Reference 1680 Stainless Steel Wristwatch with Box, and Papers, original stainless steel screw-back Oyster case with bidirectional bezel aged to a nice blue/gray, original More ...

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane, America, third quarter 19th century, the silhouetted sheet copper image of a waving American flag with a full-body extended arm holding a hammer in More ...

Charles Vyse Pottery Figure The Tulip Woman

Charles Vyse Pottery Figure The Tulip Woman

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$492$400

Charles Vyse Pottery Figure The Tulip Woman, England, 1921, the standing figure polychrome enamel decorated and modeled supporting a child as she holds a basket of flowers in one arm and a bouquet More ...

Gilt-bronze and Cut-glass Hanging Light Fixture

Gilt-bronze and Cut-glass Hanging Light Fixture

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
390
Sold for:
$523$425

Gilt-bronze and Cut-glass Hanging Light Fixture, 20th century, hanging ring with fluted column, four curved arms hold a ring all decorated with stylized flowers and leaves, pendant shade cut with More ...

Albert Rolle (French, b. 1816)    Pair of Bronze Figures of a Fisherman and Woman

Albert Rolle (French, b. 1816) Pair of Bronze Figures of a Fisherman and Woman

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
472
Unsold
 

Albert Rolle (French, b. 1816) Pair of Bronze Figures of a Fisherman and Woman, each modeled standing, the woman holding a basket with fish atop her head, ht. 31; the man holding a walking stick More ...

Large Chancay Amphora

Large Chancay Amphora

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Large Chancay Amphora, c. 800-1200 AD, on a rounded base, the neck forming the head with prominent ears, the eyes, nose, and mouth in low relief, with painted arms in chocolate brown, hands holding More ...

Chancay Painted Anthropomorphic Amphora

Chancay Painted Anthropomorphic Amphora

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
46
Unsold
 

Chancay Painted Anthropomorphic Amphora, c. 800-1200 AD, on a rounded base, the neck with modeled low relief face, painted arms with small attached hands holding a cup, with painted legs and two More ...

Eskimo Female Figure

Eskimo Female Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$338$275

Eskimo Female Figure, Alaska, 19th century, standing figure with right arm holding left, black pigment used to highlight facial details, ht. 4 3/4 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, More ...

Carved Erotic Figural Spoon

Carved Erotic Figural Spoon

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Carved Erotic Figural Spoon, probably New England, late 19th/early 20th century, the nude woman with her arms raised above her head holding a phallus, ht. 4 1/2 in., with custom stand. More ...

Carved and Painted Hessian Soldier Whirligig

Carved and Painted Hessian Soldier Whirligig

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$431$350

Carved and Painted Hessian Soldier Whirligig, probably Maine, late 19th century, composed of a pair of figures in blue jackets and white trousers, holding swords in their arms, mounted on a More ...

Indian Maiden Cast Zinc Tobacconist Figure

Indian Maiden Cast Zinc Tobacconist Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
334
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Indian Maiden Cast Zinc Tobacconist Figure, attributed to William Demuth & Company, New York, 19th century, life-size figure with left arm raised and right hand holding a tomahawk, the figure with More ...

Painted and Carved Figure of a Female Bather

Painted and Carved Figure of a Female Bather

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1583
Sold for:
$861$700

Painted and Carved Figure of a Female Bather, possibly Georgia, 1930, the woman with right arm raised and holding a metal item, with elaborately carved hairdo and standing in a "pool" of More ...

Bronze Figure of Fortuna

Bronze Figure of Fortuna

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Bronze Figure of Fortuna, Italy, 19th century, after Giambologna, modeled with one raised arm pointing towards the heavens, the other holding a cornucopia, a foot balanced atop the wheel of fortune, More ...

Carved Tobacconist Indian Maiden Figure with Child

Carved Tobacconist Indian Maiden Figure with Child

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Carved Tobacconist Indian Maiden Figure with Child, James Brown, late 19th century, the maiden with raised left arm holding a bundle of cigars and right arm cradling more, lettering incised into the More ...

La Noue, Francois de (1531-1591) The Politicke and Militarie Discourses of the Lord de la Novve.

La Noue, Francois de (1531-1591) The Politicke and Militarie Discourses of the Lord de la Novve.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
101
Unsold
 

La Noue, Francois de (1531-1591) The Politicke and Militarie Discourses of the Lord de la Novve. London: Printed for T[homas] C[adman] and E[dward] A[ggas] by Thomas Orwin, 1587. First English More ...

Enameled Glass "Historismus" Vase

Enameled Glass "Historismus" Vase

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$246$200

Enameled Glass "Historismus" Vase, Germany, c. 1910, with polychrome enamel depiction of a knight holding a glass of wine, seated before a stone castle wall with coat of arms for the City of More ...

Large Jalisco Seated Female Figure

Large Jalisco Seated Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Large Jalisco Seated Female Figure, Protoclassic, c. 100 BC-AD 250, seated with legs apart, her diminutive arms holding her abdomen, with square shoulders beneath a large head with bulbous cranium More ...

Washkuk Female Figure,

Washkuk Female Figure,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Washkuk Female Figure, Upper Sepik River, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, with straight legs, cutout arms holding hips, long pendant breasts, and angular face, with deeply incised More ...

Punu -Lumbo Female Reliquary Figure

Punu -Lumbo Female Reliquary Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Punu -Lumbo Female Reliquary Figure, kneeling female figure, with four mirrored projections: two at the front, two rear; with large pointed breasts framed by sloping shoulders and cut away arms, her More ...

Senufo Seated Female Figure

Senufo Seated Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
216
Unsold
 

Senufo Seated Female Figure, seated on a four-legged stool, with columnar torso, the broad shoulders leading to arms holding the stomach, with a thick neck leading to a projecting head, mouth open More ...

Baule Standing Female Figure

Baule Standing Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
222
Unsold
 

Baule Standing Female Figure, standing on a rounded base, wide, heavy bent legs supporting a thick elongated torso with bent arms carved into the sides, hands holding the protruding stomach, pointed More ...

Guilmet Mystery Clock

Guilmet Mystery Clock

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Guilmet Mystery Clock, France, c. 1885, gray marble base with incised and gilt floral decoration, 4-in. enamel roman numeral dial, paw front feet, surmounted by a gold-tone classical female statue More ...

Bronze Figure of Fortuna

Bronze Figure of Fortuna

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1447
Unsold
 

Bronze Figure of Fortuna, Italy, 19th century, after Giambologna, modeled with one raised arm pointing towards the heavens, the other holding a cornucopia, a foot balanced atop the wheel of fortune, More ...

Gilt-bronze Figure of Six-armed Bodhisattva

Gilt-bronze Figure of Six-armed Bodhisattva

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Gilt-bronze Figure of Six-armed Bodhisattva, Tibetan China, 18th/19th century, seated cross-legged with her all hands in vitarka mudra except the top right hand holding a dagger, ht. 7 1/4 in. More ...

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
57
Unsold
 

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane, America, third quarter 19th century, the silhouetted sheet copper image of a waving American flag with a full-body extended arm holding a hammer in More ...

Victorian Staffordshire Figure Washington

Victorian Staffordshire Figure Washington

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1440
Sold for:
$400$325

Victorian Staffordshire Figure Washington, England, third quarter 19th century, polychrome enamel decoration to the standing figure modeled holding a tricorner hat under one arm and a document in More ...

Bronze Cloisonne-enameled Figure of Guan Yu

Bronze Cloisonne-enameled Figure of Guan Yu

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$338$275

Bronze Cloisonne-enameled Figure of Guan Yu, China, 19th century, standing with his right arm raised over his head, holding an axe, mounted on a shaped base, ht. 15 1/8 in. More ...

Charles Duke (American, b. 1935)

Charles Duke (American, b. 1935)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$369$300

Charles Duke (American, b. 1935) John Young collecting lunar samples with the rover parked in the background, Station 11, EVA 3, Apollo 16, April 1972. Numbered 'NASA AS16-106-17340' (NASA MSC) in More ...

Charles Duke (American, b. 1935)

Charles Duke (American, b. 1935)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$738$600

Charles Duke (American, b. 1935) John Young at the Descartes landing site, EVA 3, Apollo 16, April 1972. Numbered 'NASA AS16-117-18825' (NASA MSC) in red on the recto u.l. margin. Vintage More ...

Identified British Philadelphia Horn

Identified British Philadelphia Horn

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Identified British Philadelphia Horn, c. 1758, powder horn with a broken spout, "IONA ROGERS. SVRgN. 17 R. OF FOOT. 1758" carved in a banner, with the British coat of arms, a panoply of arms. ships, More ...