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Blue and White Opium Bottle

Blue and White Opium Bottle

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1613
Unsold
 

Blue and White Opium Bottle, China, 19th/20th century, flattened ovoid form with a raised oval foot, decorated with mythological scenes, four-character Qianlong mark on base, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Marie Cosindas (American, 1923-1917)      John Wilson in His Studio

Marie Cosindas (American, 1923-1917) John Wilson in His Studio

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1131
Sold for:
$400$325

Marie Cosindas (American, 1923-1917) John Wilson in His Studio. Dated and signed "1988/Marie Cosindas ©" in black ink l.r. Chromogenic print enlarged from 4 x 5 Polacolor original, sight size 7 More ...

Johann Herman Carmiencke (German, 1810-1867)      The Mountain Torrent, Possibly the Rhine Glacier

Johann Herman Carmiencke (German, 1810-1867) The Mountain Torrent, Possibly the Rhine Glacier

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1326
Unsold
 

Johann Herman Carmiencke (German, 1810-1867) The Mountain Torrent, Possibly the Rhine Glacier Signed and dated "H. CARMIENCKE/1862" l.c., location suggested in an unattributed pencil inscription More ...

Antique Gold and Lava Cameo Earrings Carved by J.A. Greenough

Antique Gold and Lava Cameo Earrings Carved by J.A. Greenough

Auction:
3085B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 20, 2018
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$277$225

Antique Gold and Lava Cameo Earrings Carved by J.A. Greenough, Boston, Massachusetts, 1853, each depicting a "fancy head," the carvings lg. 11/16 in., reverse inscribed and dated. Note: A More ...

Johann Herman Carmiencke (German, 1810-1867)      The Mountain Torrent, Possibly the Rhine Glacier

Johann Herman Carmiencke (German, 1810-1867) The Mountain Torrent, Possibly the Rhine Glacier

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
211
Unsold
 

Johann Herman Carmiencke (German, 1810-1867) The Mountain Torrent, Possibly the Rhine Glacier Signed and dated "H. CARMIENCKE/1862" l.c., location suggested in an unattributed pencil inscription More ...

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916)      Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale) Signed "Wm M Chase" l.l., faint second signature c.l., identified on labels from Spanierman Gallery, New York, More ...

Lilla Cabot Perry (American, 1848-1933)      The Red Tunic / A Portrait of Edith Perry

Lilla Cabot Perry (American, 1848-1933) The Red Tunic / A Portrait of Edith Perry

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Lilla Cabot Perry (American, 1848-1933) The Red Tunic/A Portrait of Edith Perry Signed, inscribed, and dated "L.C. Perry/Paris '88" l.r., identified on an exhibition label from the National More ...

Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998)    Inganno Musicale

Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) Inganno Musicale

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$400$325

Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) Inganno Musicale. Signed l.r., with a label from the Boston Athenaeum Gallery affixed to the reverse. Oil and graphite on clay-coated surface, sight size More ...

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843)      Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler Unsigned, identified and dated "...1801" on a presentation plaque, loan label More ...

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916)      Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
372
Unsold
 

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale) Signed "Wm M Chase" l.l., faint second signature c.l., identified on labels from Spanierman Gallery, New York, More ...

Edmund Darch Lewis (American, 1835-1910)      River Valley

Edmund Darch Lewis (American, 1835-1910) River Valley

Auction:
2896B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 13, 2016
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Edmund Darch Lewis (American, 1835-1910) River Valley Signed and dated "Edmund D. Lewis 1866" l.l. Oil on canvas, 44 x 72 in. (111.7 x 182.8 cm), in a period frame. Condition: Lined, fine More ...

Katharine Ward Lane Weems (American, 1899-1989)      Colt Standing

Katharine Ward Lane Weems (American, 1899-1989) Colt Standing

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Katharine Ward Lane Weems (American, 1899-1989) Colt Standing Signed "KATHARINE W. LANE" within the cast on base, dated "1926" faintly in corner of the base nearest the signature, marked More ...

William Bradford (Massachusetts/California, 1823-1892)      Boston Harbor

William Bradford (Massachusetts/California, 1823-1892) Boston Harbor

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$303,000$250,000

William Bradford (Massachusetts/California, 1823-1892) Boston Harbor Signed and dated "Wm. Bradford/1859" on buoy at l.r. Oil on Winsor & Newton artist board, 18 x 24 in., in likely original More ...

Julie Hart Beers (American, 1835-1913)      Hudson River School Landscape

Julie Hart Beers (American, 1835-1913) Hudson River School Landscape

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Julie Hart Beers (American, 1835-1913) Hudson River School Landscape Monogrammed "J.H.B." l.l., incised "J.H. BEERS/'67" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 8 11/16 x 7 1/4 in. (22.0 x 18.5 cm), More ...

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843)      A Young Troubadour

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) A Young Troubadour

Auction:
2704B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 07, 2014
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) A Young Troubadour Titled, signed, and dated "...W. Allston pinxit 1832." on the reverse, with labels from the Museum of Fine Arts Boston and Boston More ...

American School, 19th Century      Frog Pond, Old Hill Burying Ground, Newburyport, Massachusetts.

American School, 19th Century Frog Pond, Old Hill Burying Ground, Newburyport, Massachusetts.

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$12,000$10,000

American School, 19th Century Frog Pond, Old Hill Burying Ground, Newburyport, Massachusetts. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 in., in a period molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Craquelure, More ...

Attributed to William Thompson Bartoll (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1817-1859) Portrait of a Child Wearing a Blue Dress, Holding a Tinwa

Attributed to William Thompson Bartoll (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1817-1859) Portrait of a Child Wearing a Blue Dress, Holding a Tinwa

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$9,600$8,000

Attributed to William Thompson Bartoll (Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1817-1859) Portrait of a Child Wearing a Blue Dress, Holding a Tinware Toy Pump. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, reportedly depicting More ...

American School, 19th Century      "Cambridge Bridge-Boston 1857." With the Charles St. Jail in the Distance.

American School, 19th Century "Cambridge Bridge-Boston 1857." With the Charles St. Jail in the Distance.

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$420$350

American School, 19th Century "Cambridge Bridge-Boston 1857." With the Charles St. Jail in the Distance. Unsigned, titled on mat. Watercolor on paper, sight size 11 1/2 x 19 in., in a later More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$60,000$50,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America. New York: by J.J. Audubon; Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1840. First edition, seven large octavo volumes, inscribed by Audubon in volume one, More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (American, 1804-1865)      The Old Homestead, Castine, Maine

Fitz Henry Lane (American, 1804-1865) The Old Homestead, Castine, Maine

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
361
Unsold
 

Fitz Henry Lane (American, 1804-1865) The Old Homestead, Castine, Maine Titled, inscribed, and dated ".../F. H. Lane to J. L. Stevens Jr. 1851" l.c., inscribed "Front view of the Old Homestead More ...

Six Arthur Stone Reference Books

Six Arthur Stone Reference Books

Auction:
2603B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2012
Lot:
242A
Sold for:
$178$150

Six Arthur Stone Reference Books Massachusetts Arthur J. Stone, 1847-1938, Designer and Silversmith, Elenita C. Chickering with Sarah Morgan Ross, The Boston Athenaeum, Boston, Massachusetts, More ...

Lot of Four Framed Items: Two Original Works by Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) and Two Exhibition Posters Signed by the Artist

Lot of Four Framed Items: Two Original Works by Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) and Two Exhibition Posters Signed by the Artist

Auction:
2525M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2010
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$267$225

Lot of Four Framed Items: Two Original Works by Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) and Two Exhibition Posters Signed by the Artist. Piccola Tina, signed "Metcalf" u.l., identified on a label More ...

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Young Man and Woman

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Young Man and Woman

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Pair of Portrait Miniatures of a Young Man and Woman, probably the work of Sara Peters (Mrs. Leopold) Grozelier (1821-1907), Andover, Massachusetts, unsigned, the artist identified in inscriptions More ...

Thomas Russell Dunlay (American, b. 1951)      Milton Marshes  , 1980

Thomas Russell Dunlay (American, b. 1951) Milton Marshes , 1980

Auction:
2507
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 21, 2010
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Thomas Russell Dunlay (American, b. 1951) Milton Marshes, 1980 Signed "Dunlay" l.r., identified on information and exhibition label (see below) affixed to the backing. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 More ...

Lot of Two Works: Attributed to Alfred T. Ordway (American, 1819-1897) , Home of George Jaffrey (1637-1707) , Outside Portsmouth N.H...

Lot of Two Works: Attributed to Alfred T. Ordway (American, 1819-1897) , Home of George Jaffrey (1637-1707) , Outside Portsmouth N.H...

Auction:
2500
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 14, 2010
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$444$375

Lot of Two Works: Attributed to Alfred T. Ordway (American, 1819-1897) , Home of George Jaffrey (1637-1707) , Outside Portsmouth N.H., initialed and dated "A.O. 77" l.l., titled on the reverse, More ...

Alfred Thompson Bricher  (American, 1837-1908)      Sailing off the Maine Coast

Alfred Thompson Bricher (American, 1837-1908) Sailing off the Maine Coast

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$27,255$23,000

Alfred Thompson Bricher (American, 1837-1908) Sailing off the Maine Coast Monogram signature "ATBRICHER:" l.l., a label from the Vose Galleries, Boston, on the backing. Oil on canvas, 12 x More ...

Wesley Elbridge Webber (American, 1841-1914)      Maine View with Hunters

Wesley Elbridge Webber (American, 1841-1914) Maine View with Hunters

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Wesley Elbridge Webber (American, 1841-1914) Maine View with Hunters Signed and dated "W. Webber 1870" l.r. Oil on canvas, 20 x 36 in. (50.8 x 91.4 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered More ...

Approximately Eighty-nine Glazed, Clay, and China Marbles

Approximately Eighty-nine Glazed, Clay, and China Marbles

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2009
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$267$225

Approximately Eighty-nine Glazed, Clay, and China Marbles, to approx. dia. 1 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Charlotte Morse, adopted daughter of John T. Morse Jr. (1840-1938) of Needham, More ...

Conger A. Metcalf  (American, 1914-1998)      A Portrait of Pan

Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) A Portrait of Pan

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
692
Unsold
 

Conger A. Metcalf (American, 1914-1998) A Portrait of Pan Signed "Metcalf" in pencil l.r. Graphite and conté crayon on paper, sight size 17 1/4 x 13 in. (43.8 x 33.0 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Framed Pastel on Paper/Board of White Flowers by Aimee Lamb (American,      1893-1989)

Framed Pastel on Paper/Board of White Flowers by Aimee Lamb (American, 1893-1989)

Auction:
2466
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 15, 2009
Lot:
81
Unsold
 

Framed Pastel on Paper/Board of White Flowers by Aimee Lamb (American, 1893-1989), inscribed "Aimee Lamb 1969" l.r., inscribed "Purchased at the artist's Boston Athenaeum exhibition, ca. 1980" on More ...