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Watercolor and Pen and Ink of Four Exotic Birds

Watercolor and Pen and Ink of Four Exotic Birds

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Watercolor and Pen and Ink of Four Exotic Birds, William A. Currier, America, 19th century, the maker identified by a pencil inscription along to lower edge, 12 1/2 x 15 1/2 in., in a period More ...

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Mr. Abijah and Mrs. Rebekah Warren

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Mr. Abijah and Mrs. Rebekah Warren

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
766
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Mr. Abijah and Mrs. Rebekah Warren, America, c. 1824, inscribed on the reverse: "In Memory of Mrs. Rebecca Whitney, Wife of Levi Whitney," (tree in u.r. appears More ...

Red, White, and Blue, Woven Wool Coverlet

Red, White, and Blue, Woven Wool Coverlet

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$523$425

Red, White, and Blue, Woven Wool Coverlet, America, dated 1845, with floral pattern and bird border, the corners signed "WM LOW/MILLER/BORO OF/MUNCY/LY CO/1845," approx. 84 x 80 in. More ...

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$400$325

Northeast Birch Bark Lidded Container, 19th century, Penobscot, decorated with foliate and bird imagery on sides and lid, ht. 2 3/4, lg. 4 in. More ...

Four Zuni Inlay Pins

Four Zuni Inlay Pins

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Zuni Inlay Pins, a pin in the shape of a bird, a bird pendant, a pin of abstract geometric form marked "925" on the back, and on a clip and chain, 2 1/4 x 1 3/4, 2 1/8 x 1 3/8, 1 5/8 x 2 5/8, 1 More ...

Two Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jars

Two Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jars

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
531
Unsold
 

Two Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jars, Zia, a jar with high shoulder decorated with three birds separated by geometric designs; and an Acoma jar by Grace Navasie (b. 1953, daughter of Joy Navasie), More ...

Three Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels

Three Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
532
Unsold
 

Three Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels, Zia, early 20th century, the jug decorated with two birds and flowers, the larger jar decorated with three bird medallions surrounded by abstract designs, More ...

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
535
Unsold
 

Southwest Polychrome Pottery Jar, Zia, by Elizabeth Medina, signed on the bottom, with high shoulder and painted with stylized designs framing two birds on a cream-colored ground, interior colored More ...

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$984$800

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar, signed "Shyatesa White Dove", decorated with three birds surrounded by floral designs, interior rim and base painted red, ht. 9, dia. 11 in. More ...

Six Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels

Six Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$215$175

Six Southwest Polychrome Pottery Vessels, Zuni and Acoma, early to mid-20th century, five pots and a shallow dish, the dish with two stylized birds, (paint loss), ht. 2 3/4 to 3, dia. of dish 5 More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) American Scoter Duck  , Plate CCCCVIII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) American Scoter Duck , Plate CCCCVIII.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1217
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) American Scoter Duck, Plate CCCCVIII. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-headed Gull  , Plate CCCXIV.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-headed Gull , Plate CCCXIV.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-headed Gull, Plate CCCXIV. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Brasilian Caracara Eagle  , Plate CLXI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Brasilian Caracara Eagle , Plate CLXI.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1220
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Brasilian Caracara Eagle, Plate CLXI. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Double-elephant folio, hand-colored More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Golden-eye Duck  , Plate CCCCIII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Golden-eye Duck , Plate CCCCIII.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1223
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Golden-eye Duck, Plate CCCCIII. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Goshawk, Stanley Hawk  , Plate CXLI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Goshawk, Stanley Hawk , Plate CXLI.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1224
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Goshawk, Stanley Hawk, Plate CXLI. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Double-elephant folio, hand-colored More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Labrador Falcon  , Plate CXCVI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Labrador Falcon , Plate CXCVI.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Labrador Falcon, Plate CXCVI. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Double-elephant folio, hand-colored engraving on More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Little Tyrant Flycatcher, Small-headed Flycatcher, Blue Mountain Warbler, Bartrams Vireo, Short-legged

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Little Tyrant Flycatcher, Small-headed Flycatcher, Blue Mountain Warbler, Bartrams Vireo, Short-legged

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1226
Sold for:
$615$500

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Little Tyrant Flycatcher, Small-headed Flycatcher, Blue Mountain Warbler, Bartram's Vireo, Short-legged Pewee, and Rocky Mountain Fly-catcher, Plate CCCCXXXIV. [from] More ...

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo,"

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$677$550

Needlework Sampler "Joanna Y. Gordo," probably America, dated 1803, stitched in silk on linen with four lines of alphabet and numbers above signature and date "JOANNA Y GORDO/Wrought this in the More ...

Carved and Painted Canvasback Duck Decoy Pair and Another

Carved and Painted Canvasback Duck Decoy Pair and Another

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1205
Sold for:
$615$500

Carved and Painted Canvasback Duck Decoy Pair and Another, all in the style of Lee Dudley, Knotts Island, North Carolina, the canvasbacks impressed with initials "LD" on the underside, the third More ...

Four Small Carved and Polychrome Painted Birds.     Estimate $200-300

Four Small Carved and Polychrome Painted Birds. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1260
Sold for:
$923$750

Four Small Carved and Polychrome Painted Birds. More ...

Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment

Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
7
Unsold
 

Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment, Peru, c. 200-600 AD, with multicolored avian designs, with an image of a large bird in the center, framed, 12 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. More ...

Chorrera Effigy Stirrup-spout Vessel

Chorrera Effigy Stirrup-spout Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$738$600

Chorrera Effigy Stirrup-spout Vessel, c. 800-400 BC, a triangular bird atop three globes, light red-brown surface, ht. 7 3/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Columbus, Ohio; Robert Duff, Long More ...

Chorrera Effigy Stirrup-spout Vessel

Chorrera Effigy Stirrup-spout Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$861$700

Chorrera Effigy Stirrup-spout Vessel, c. 800-400 BC, redware vessel depicting a mythical bird, with white slip-line highlights to face, wings, and chest, ht. 7 in. Provenance: Private More ...

Mayan Glazed Vessel

Mayan Glazed Vessel

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
35
Unsold
 

Mayan Glazed Vessel, Late Classic, 550-950 AD, glazed and stone polished, standing on Teotihuacan style legs with glyphs in high relief, side walls depicting abstracted bird wings, (repair to chip More ...

Great Lakes Carved Stone Bird Effigy Pipe Bowl

Great Lakes Carved Stone Bird Effigy Pipe Bowl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Great Lakes Carved Stone Bird Effigy Pipe Bowl, Ojibwe, third quarter 19th century, black stone with lead and red stone inlay, old label reads "Winnebago Saux Fox Menomini 1850-75," lg. 6 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe

Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
388
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe, Haida, c. 1860s, classic openwork form, very finely carved with a reclining raven with long open beak, a humanoid figure holds its beak, with its knees More ...

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Mound Builder Stone Effigy Pipe, Mississippi mound building culture, 800-1200 AD, large steatite pipe in the stylized form of a bird, lg. 9 in. Provenance: Private collection, Bristol, Rhode More ...

Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket

Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
576
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket, early 20th century, the deep, round form with flared sides and decorated with a diamondback rattlesnake, flying bird, and lizard, ht. 7, dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Brasher, Rex (1869-1960) Birds and Trees of North America.

Brasher, Rex (1869-1960) Birds and Trees of North America.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Brasher, Rex (1869-1960) Birds and Trees of North America. Kent, Connecticut: [Rex Brasher Associates], 1929-1932 Twelve large oblong folio volumes, limited edition, copy number 31 of projected More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Baltimore Oriole  , Plate 12.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Baltimore Oriole , Plate 12.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Baltimore Oriole, Plate 12. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, printed on wove paper, engraved and hand-colored, More ...