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Pair of Patinated and Dore Bronze Figural Candlesticks

Pair of Patinated and Dore Bronze Figural Candlesticks

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Pair of Patinated and Dore Bronze Figural Candlesticks, France, 19th century, each three light with foliate decorated arms and base, the figures depicting Cupid and Psyche, ht. 26 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Neoclassical-style Marble-top Ormolu-mounted Tulipwood-veneered Pedestals

Pair of Neoclassical-style Marble-top Ormolu-mounted Tulipwood-veneered Pedestals

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$615$500

Pair of Neoclassical-style Marble-top Ormolu-mounted Tulipwood-veneered Pedestals, 20th century, white marble tops, squared case mounted with wreaths and ribbons and below a figure of winged victory More ...

18kt Gold and Coin Earclips, David Webb

18kt Gold and Coin Earclips, David Webb

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18kt Gold and Coin Earclips, David Webb, each centering a gilded silver Alexander the Great tetradrachm coin with Heracles wearing the skin of the Nemean lion on the obverse, Zeus on the reverse, in More ...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Autograph Manuscript Quote from The Chimaera, [from] Hawthornes A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Sig

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Autograph Manuscript Quote from The Chimaera, [from] Hawthornes A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Sig

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Autograph Manuscript Quote from The Chimaera, [from] Hawthorne's A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Signed, Lenox, 2 October 1851. Single leaf of wove blue paper More ...

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Hydria-shaped Vase

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Hydria-shaped Vase

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Hydria-shaped Vase, England, early 19th century, upturned loop handles, iron red, black, and white depiction with Nike to one side of a draped and veiled More ...

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures. Vetus Testamentum Graecum ex Versione Septuaginta Interpretum, Juxta Exemplar Vaticanum Romae editum, Accuratissime More ...

18kt Gold Bracelet, David Stern

18kt Gold Bracelet, David Stern

Auction:
3056T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1097A
Sold for:
$1,169$950

18kt Gold Bracelet, David Stern, depicting the Three Graces and Aphrodite in her dolphin chariot, 26.6 dwt, lg. 7 1/8 in. More ...

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia.   Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$492$400

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716) Oxford: Sheldonian Theatre, 1697. Folio, large paper copy, ruled in red More ...

After Claude Michel Clodion (French, 1738-1814)   Bronze Figure of the Abduction of Persephone

After Claude Michel Clodion (French, 1738-1814) Bronze Figure of the Abduction of Persephone

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
716
Sold for:
$400$325

After Claude Michel Clodion (French, 1738-1814) Bronze Figure of the Abduction of Persephone, realistically modeled figures in partial drapery, on a square plinth, unsigned, ht. 16 in. More ...

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vase and Cover

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vase and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Vase and Cover, England, c. 1775, the cover with Sybil finial and laurel and berry border, the vase with fluted neck, Egyptian head handles and with oval classical More ...

Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Oval Self-framed Plaque

Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Oval Self-framed Plaque

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Oval Self-framed Plaque, England, c. 1920, solid blue body with black frame and applied white relief depiction of Prometheus Bound, BB283 and impressed mark, More ...

14kt Gold, Green Hardstone, and Diamond Buddha Earrings

14kt Gold, Green Hardstone, and Diamond Buddha Earrings

Auction:
3037T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 20, 2017
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$461$375

14kt Gold, Green Hardstone, and Diamond Buddha Earrings, each suspending a carved hardstone Buddha head, accented by two full-cut diamonds, lg. 15/16 in. More ...

Bisque Figural Group of Theseus Defeating the Centaur After Antonius Canova (Italian, 1757-1822)

Bisque Figural Group of Theseus Defeating the Centaur After Antonius Canova (Italian, 1757-1822)

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$492$400

Bisque Figural Group of Theseus Defeating the Centaur After Antonius Canova (Italian, 1757-1822), France, 19th century, heavily carved, on a naturalistic ovoid base, ht. 16 in. More ...

Cameo Brooch

Cameo Brooch

Auction:
2991T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 16, 2017
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$338$275

Cameo Brooch, depicting Persephone and Demeter, dated 1864, in a gold-filled frame, lg. 2 1/2 in. Provenance: The estate of Carol Ferranti. The property of Carol J. Ferranti More ...

Shell Anchor Plaque, a Cattail-carved Oval Frame, and a Victorian Hair Wreath.     Estimate $150-250

Shell Anchor Plaque, a Cattail-carved Oval Frame, and a Victorian Hair Wreath. Estimate $150-250

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1918
Sold for:
$308$250

Shell Anchor Plaque, a Cattail-carved Oval Frame, and a Victorian Hair Wreath. More ...

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999)      The Fleet's In

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) The Fleet's In

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) The Fleet's In, 1934, from the second edition of 35 printed in 1979 (Davenport, 34). Signed "Paul Cadmus" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...16/35 II" in More ...

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999)      Suite of Three Works: Nudo 1, 2  , and 3

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) Suite of Three Works: Nudo 1, 2 , and 3

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) Suite of Three Works: Nudo 1, 2, and 3, 1984, second state, edition of 30 (Davenport, 58). Each signed "Paul Cadmus" in pencil l.r., signed within the plate, More ...

Barbedienne Bronze of Artemis with a Doe

Barbedienne Bronze of Artemis with a Doe

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
604
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Barbedienne Bronze of Artemis with a Doe, France, 19th century, after the ancient Greek sculpture, inscribed "F. BARBEDIENNE. FONDEUR." and "REDUCTION MECHANIQUE/A. COLLAS/BREVETE," ht. 23 1/2 in. More ...

Alabaster Bust of a Maiden

Alabaster Bust of a Maiden

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
651
Sold for:
$492$400

Alabaster Bust of a Maiden, probably Italy, 19th century, modeled with a floral wreath in her hair, mounted atop a waisted circular socle, ht. 22 in. More ...

Two Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Plates

Two Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Plates

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$923$750

Two Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Plates, Enoch Wood & Sons, Burslem, England, 1819-46, a "Cadmus" soup plate with shell border, dia. 10 1/4; and a "Union Line" plate with shell More ...

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Bough Pot

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Bough Pot

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Wedgwood Encaustic Decorated Black Basalt Bough Pot, England, late 18th century, rectangular form with shaped rim and paneled sides, each with cherubs in relief supporting a laurel wreath to an iron More ...

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$400$325

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque, England, 19th century, rectangular shape with applied white relief depiction of The Birth and Dipping of Achilles, impressed mark, 6 1/8 x 18 5/8 in.; More ...

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$523$425

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaque, England, 1967, rectangular shape with applied white classical relief depiction of Hercules in the Garden of Hesperides, impressed mark, 6 x 16 in.; mounted More ...

Wedgwood Black Jasper Dip Plaque

Wedgwood Black Jasper Dip Plaque

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Wedgwood Black Jasper Dip Plaque, England, early 19th century, rectangular shape with applied white classical depiction of Achilles in Scyros Among the Daughters of Lycomedes, impressed mark, sight More ...

Henry Bacon (American, 1839-1912)      The Temple of Athena Nike, Athens

Henry Bacon (American, 1839-1912) The Temple of Athena Nike, Athens

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$738$600

Henry Bacon (American, 1839-1912) The Temple of Athena Nike, Athens Signed "Henry Bacon" l.r., inscribed and dated "...1899" l.l., inscribed "Temple of Nike, Athens Memorial Exhibition No. 49." More ...

Six Pieces of Staffordshire Historic Blue Transfer-decorated Tableware

Six Pieces of Staffordshire Historic Blue Transfer-decorated Tableware

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1421
Sold for:
$338$275

Six Pieces of Staffordshire Historic Blue Transfer-decorated Tableware, 19th century, including an Enoch Wood & Sons "MacDonnough's Victory" and "Cadmus," and a Hall "Quadrupeds," (imperfections), More ...

Neoclassical Silver-plate Centerpiece

Neoclassical Silver-plate Centerpiece

Auction:
2920M
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 15, 2016
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$554$450

Neoclassical Silver-plate Centerpiece, the central tazza with glass liner and two loop handles cast as laurel wreaths raised on a plinth with a two outer reticulated galleries on scrolled bracket More ...

Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock

Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$984$800

Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock, France, c. 1840, the standing figure and five-string instrument flanking the flat-top case with a floral decorated lyre, torch, and wreath above the 4-in. Roman More ...

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$554$450

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Roman numeral painted dial above the beveled frames, and brass side ornaments, reverse-painted tablets, lower one depicting a ship's battle scene, More ...

Pair of Hanging Lace Panels

Pair of Hanging Lace Panels

Auction:
2863M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2015
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Hanging Lace Panels, 19th century with a central eagle medallion and bees framed in a Greek key border, over shells, wreaths, stars, and flowers, (damage), ht. 100, wd. 62 in. More ...