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Green-painted Lantern

Green-painted Lantern

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$584$475

Green-painted Lantern, America, 19th century, wood construction with four windows, the door with wire hinges, leather carrying handle with wire reinforcing, ht. 14, wd. 8 1/2, dp. 8 3/4 in. The More ...

Large Western Mono Basket

Large Western Mono Basket

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
463
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Large Western Mono Basket, c. 1900, sedge, often referred to as a "cooking bowl," the deep bowl is decorated with vertical stair-step bands and three horizontal diamond bands, ht. 8 1/4, wd. 19 1/2 More ...

Nigel Coates "Ear" Ashtray

Nigel Coates "Ear" Ashtray

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$37$30

Nigel Coates "Ear" Ashtray, United Kingdom, c. 1995, stainless steel cylinder hollowed out in the center, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Verde Antique and Bronze Pedestal

Verde Antique and Bronze Pedestal

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1372
Sold for:
$861$700

Verde Antique and Bronze Pedestal, early 20th century, square top on tapered column, top and bottom set in Art Nouveau cast bronze fittings, square base on bronze feet, ht. 42 1/2, top 11 1/2 x 11 More ...

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material.

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1233
Sold for:
$800$650

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material. Including: thirty-three albumen prints on mounts of which approximately ten are stamped and signed with More ...

Set of Mahogany Three-tread Library Steps

Set of Mahogany Three-tread Library Steps

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
564
Sold for:
$800$650

Set of Mahogany Three-tread Library Steps, probably England, mid-19th century, pieced sides, cross bracing at back, ht. 20 1/2, wd. 26 1/4, dp. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Red Grain-painted Pine Child's Step-back Cupboard

Red Grain-painted Pine Child's Step-back Cupboard

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$984$800

Red Grain-painted Pine Child's Step-back Cupboard, New England. c. 1820, the upper half with canted sides and four shelves with plate grooves, on projecting lower half with cupboard door opening to More ...

Frederick G. Walker (American, 19th/20th Century)      Architectural Watercolor Rendering

Frederick G. Walker (American, 19th/20th Century) Architectural Watercolor Rendering

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1113
Sold for:
$123$100

Frederick G. Walker (American, 19th/20th Century) Architectural Watercolor Rendering, "National Freight & Storage System Building." Signed, inscribed, and dated "...Architect and Engineer More ...

View of Heston Pavillon, The Completed Building

View of Heston Pavillon, The Completed Building

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$369$300

View of Heston Pavillon, The Completed Building, signed "J.G. Carey A.M. lnst C.E., Engineer & Surveyor, Heston & Islesworth Boro Council June 10th 1933, Ground Floor Plan, First Floor Plan, scale More ...

Three Framed Groups of J. & J.G. Low Glazed Ceramic Tiles

Three Framed Groups of J. & J.G. Low Glazed Ceramic Tiles

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Framed Groups of J. & J.G. Low Glazed Ceramic Tiles, ht. to 11 3/4, wd. to 11 3/4 in. More ...

Yellow-glazed Pottery Roof Tile

Yellow-glazed Pottery Roof Tile

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$154$125

Yellow-glazed Pottery Roof Tile, China, with a lion seated on its hind legs, ht. 11 in. More ...

Verde Marble Pedestal

Verde Marble Pedestal

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$461$375

Verde Marble Pedestal, round top with carved acanthus leaves below, on tapered, fluted column and octagonal base, ht. 34 3/4, top dia. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Koch & Lowy Desk Lamp

Koch & Lowy Desk Lamp

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$111$90

Koch & Lowy Desk Lamp Steel, marble United States, c. 1975 Chromed steel triangular adjustable shade with single socket attached to a chromed steel tube elbow extending down to a square white More ...

Two Koch & Lowy Reading Lamps

Two Koch & Lowy Reading Lamps

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Koch & Lowy Reading Lamps Chromed steel United States, c. 1975 Pair of adjustable floor lamps with triangular shade and single socket, adjustable shade attached to chromed steel tube elbow More ...

Six Art Pottery Tiles Including Old Bridge, Kensington, and U.S. Encaustic

Six Art Pottery Tiles Including Old Bridge, Kensington, and U.S. Encaustic

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$111$90

Six Art Pottery Tiles Including Old Bridge, Kensington, and U.S. Encaustic United States, c. 1880-1920 Relief-decorated with portraits and floral motifs, minor edge nicks and corner loss, 4 3/8 More ...

Thirty-six Reviews, Newsletters, Monographs, and Other Art Pottery Tile Pamphlets

Thirty-six Reviews, Newsletters, Monographs, and Other Art Pottery Tile Pamphlets

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1217
Sold for:
$25$20

Thirty-six Reviews, Newsletters, Monographs, and Other Art Pottery Tile Pamphlets Seventeen Tile Heritage Foundation Quarterly Reviews; seven architectural monographs on tiles and tilework by More ...

Low Art Tile Co. Putti Cabinet Tile

Low Art Tile Co. Putti Cabinet Tile

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1288
Sold for:
$86$70

Low Art Tile Co. Putti Cabinet Tile Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1894 Relief-decorated with four putti, two are attacking the others with daggers, unglazed, designed and made for the Conway Cabinet More ...

Machine Age-style Round Low Table

Machine Age-style Round Low Table

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1710
Sold for:
$197$160

Machine Age-style Round Low Table Steel, glass Circular dark glass top in steel frame raised on four flat metal legs, ht. 20 3/4, dia. 23 in. More ...

Edmund Franklin Ward (American, 1892-1991)      Relaxing on the Headlands

Edmund Franklin Ward (American, 1892-1991) Relaxing on the Headlands

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$369$300

Edmund Franklin Ward (American, 1892-1991) Relaxing on the Headlands. Signed "Edm F. Ward" l.r., estate stamped on the reverse, identified on a label from Wiscasset Bay Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine, More ...

Two Trent Tile Company Art Pottery Tiles

Two Trent Tile Company Art Pottery Tiles

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1535
Sold for:
$111$90

Two Trent Tile Company Art Pottery Tiles Trenton, New Jersey, c. 1882-1939 Relief-decorated with portraits of women representing Spring and Fall, one blue and one mauve, marked TRENT, some edge More ...

Three Trent Tile Company Art Pottery Tiles

Three Trent Tile Company Art Pottery Tiles

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1562
Sold for:
$86$70

Three Trent Tile Company Art Pottery Tiles Trenton, New Jersey, c. 1882-1939 Relief-decorated with a portrait of a boy, a man and girl, and a flower motif, marked TRENT, edge nicks and corner More ...

Two Art Pottery Tiles of Putti Possibly by Hamilton Tile Works

Two Art Pottery Tiles of Putti Possibly by Hamilton Tile Works

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1575
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Art Pottery Tiles of Putti Possibly by Hamilton Tile Works Hamilton, Ohio, c. 1883-1901 Each in three parts, relief-decorated in a glossy green glaze, each depicting two putti flying amid More ...

Four Hamilton Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles

Four Hamilton Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1584
Sold for:
$160$130

Four Hamilton Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles Hamilton, Ohio, c. 1883-1901 Relief-decorated, two portraits of a young man and woman in glossy gold glaze, and two portraits of a boy and a girl in More ...

Four Hamilton Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles

Four Hamilton Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1586
Sold for:
$98$80

Four Hamilton Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles Hamilton, Ohio, c. 1883-1901 Relief-decorated with portraits of women in glossy tricolor cream, brown, and blue glaze, two marked with the triple circle More ...

Six Art Pottery Tiles Including Old Bridge, Kensington, and U.S. Encaustic

Six Art Pottery Tiles Including Old Bridge, Kensington, and U.S. Encaustic

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1649
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Six Art Pottery Tiles Including Old Bridge, Kensington, and U.S. Encaustic United States, c. 1880-1920 Relief-decorated with portraits and floral motifs, minor edge nicks and corner loss, 4 3/8 More ...

J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Four-part Tile of Putti with Grapes

J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Four-part Tile of Putti with Grapes

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1671
Sold for:
$615$500

J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Four-part Tile of Putti with Grapes Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1884 Relief-decorated with putti and potted grapevine in glossy gold glaze, marked J & JG Low Patent More ...

Framed J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Portrait Tile of a Woman

Framed J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Portrait Tile of a Woman

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1672
Sold for:
$111$90

Framed J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Portrait Tile of a Woman Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1879-83 Relief-decorated portrait of a woman with a ruffled collar in glossy green glaze, signed AO, for More ...

Four Low Art Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles of Putti and Cherubs

Four Low Art Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles of Putti and Cherubs

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1698
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Low Art Tile Works Art Pottery Tiles of Putti and Cherubs Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1883 Relief-decorated with putti, putti eating grapes, and cherubs in flight, all in glossy gold, blue, More ...

J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Wooden Box with Art Tile Corners

J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Wooden Box with Art Tile Corners

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1709
Sold for:
$123$100

J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Wooden Box with Art Tile Corners Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1884 Wooden box with relief-decorated corners with floral designs in glossy green glaze, marked J and JG More ...

Four J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Tiles

Four J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Tiles

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1720
Sold for:
$123$100

Four J. & J.G. Low Art Tile Works Tiles Chelsea, Massachusetts, c. 1877-83 Relief-decorated, three with floral motifs, one in a metal stand, in a glossy brown glaze, the fourth a glaze sample, More ...