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Cartailhac, Emile (1845-1921) and Henri Breuil (1877-1961) La Caverne dAltamira a Santillane pres Santander (Espagne), Authors Signed

Cartailhac, Emile (1845-1921) and Henri Breuil (1877-1961) La Caverne dAltamira a Santillane pres Santander (Espagne), Authors Signed

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$148$120

Cartailhac, Emile (1845-1921) and Henri Breuil (1877-1961) La Caverne d'Altamira a Santillane pres Santander (Espagne), Author's Signed Presentation Copy. Monaco: Imprimerie de Monaco, 1906. First More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil, 1968, from Séries 347, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1969, edition of 50 More ...

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China.

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China. London: for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1810 Oblong folio, illustrated with fifty hand-colored More ...

Europe, Palestine, Syria, Africa, Photo Album, 1894-1900.

Europe, Palestine, Syria, Africa, Photo Album, 1894-1900.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$308$250

Europe, Palestine, Syria, Africa, Photo Album, 1894-1900. Folio-format album put together by a French-Canadian curate from Saint-Élie-de-Caxton, with large and small purchased albumen views pasted More ...

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$172$140

Guerre/Wobi Mask, carved wood embellished with hair, metal teeth, and two rows of bells, ht. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and More ...

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1290
Sold for:
$135$110

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and experience the world and other cultures has, since a very early age, been More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Solomon Islands Shell Disk Armband, 'Abagwaro

Solomon Islands Shell Disk Armband, 'Abagwaro

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$492$400

Solomon Islands Shell Disk Armband, 'Abagwaro, northern Malaita, 19th century, white and red shell disks with black coconut beads strung on fiber band, 7 x 3 1/4 in. Provenance: Cranmore More ...

Solomon Islands Patterned Waistband Fragment, Gwaroa'adi'adi

Solomon Islands Patterned Waistband Fragment, Gwaroa'adi'adi

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1086
Unsold
 

Solomon Islands Patterned Waistband Fragment, Gwaroa'adi'adi, San Crisobal, 19th century, with white, black, and red shell disks woven into a fiber band, 11 x 2 1/2 in. Provenance: Browne More ...

Yuni Double Coconut

Yuni Double Coconut

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3095
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Yuni Double Coconut, Seychelles, early 20th century, overall ht. 12 in., on custom Lucite stand. Note: "To understand and experience the world and other cultures has, since a very early age, been More ...

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Guerre/Wobi Mask

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3096
Unsold
 

Guerre/Wobi Mask, carved wood embellished with hair, metal teeth, and two rows of bells, ht. 11 3/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and More ...

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3097
Unsold
 

Painted Wood Ogoni Mask, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and experience the world and other cultures has, since a very early age, been More ...

Nupe Wood Stool

Nupe Wood Stool

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3098
Sold for:
$431$350

Nupe Wood Stool, with eight legs and shallow geometric carving to seat, ht. 9 1/4 in. Provenance: Mauricio Lasansky collection, Iowa City. Note: "To understand and experience the world and More ...

Hopi Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Hopi Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Hopi Polychrome Pottery Seed Jar, decorated with two stylized "parrots" and pod-like devices, possibly the work of Nampeyo, ht. 3 3/4, dia. 9 1/2 in. Provenance: Dr. W.C. Martin collection; More ...

Alexandre Jacovleff (Russian, 1887-1938)      Still Life with Mask and Shell

Alexandre Jacovleff (Russian, 1887-1938) Still Life with Mask and Shell

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Alexandre Jacovleff (Russian, 1887-1938) Still Life with Mask and Shell Unsigned. Oil on canvas mounted to canvas-backed Masonite, 21 1/8 x 17 in. (53.7 x 43.2 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Two Ethnographic Items

Two Ethnographic Items

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2074
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Two Ethnographic Items, an Australian Aboriginal shield with incised decoration and red pigment and a paintbrush made from a seed, lg. of shield 31 1/2 in. Provenance: A New England museum. More ...

Five Ethnographic Items

Five Ethnographic Items

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2075
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Five Ethnographic Items, c. late 19th century, three Australian Aboriginal items, a polychrome wooded shield from Northern Queensland, two boomerangs, a Polynesian club, and a Japanese lacquered More ...

La Geografia en Laminas y Mapas.

La Geografia en Laminas y Mapas.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1300
Sold for:
$172$140

La Geografia en Laminas y Mapas. Barcelona: Herederos de D. Agustin Roca, 1834. Landscape octavo, illustrated with ethnographic plates and small maps, bound in contemporary half leather with More ...

Catlin, George (1796-1873) [Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.]

Catlin, George (1796-1873) [Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.]

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Catlin, George (1796-1873) [Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.] [London: Chatto & Windus, 1875.] Folio, illustrated with thirty-one hand-colored lithographs after Catlin and McGahey printed More ...

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis accideru

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis accideru

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis acciderunt. Frankfurt am Main: Typis Joannis Wecheli, Sumptibus vero More ...

Dixon, George (1748-1795) A Voyage Round the World; but More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America,   the Streeter Copy.

Dixon, George (1748-1795) A Voyage Round the World; but More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America, the Streeter Copy.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Dixon, George (1748-1795) A Voyage Round the World; but More Particularly to the North-West Coast of America, the Streeter Copy. London: Geo. Goulding, 1789. First edition, large quarto, illustrated More ...

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage,   Five Volume Set.

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage, Five Volume Set.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Parry, William Edward (1790-1855) Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage, Five Volume Set. London: John Murray, 1821-1828. First editions, five quarto volumes, also including: More ...

Six Ethnographic Items

Six Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1671
Unsold
 

Six Ethnographic Items, five from Africa: a Dogon door latch, a small carved horn, a piece of metal currency, a large brass bracelet, and a wood heddle pulley, and a maroon wood stool from Surinam, More ...

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor, 1840-1844. Approximately 400 small folio pages of manuscript material in More ...

Group of Gold Ethnographic Jewelry

Group of Gold Ethnographic Jewelry

Auction:
2883B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 22, 2016
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Group of Gold Ethnographic Jewelry, two nose rings and a brooch, 27.6 dwt, lg. 2 3/4, 1 3/4 in. The estate of Dorothy Braude Edinburg More ...

Two Ethnographic Textiles

Two Ethnographic Textiles

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1460
Unsold
 

Two Ethnographic Textiles, a Peruvian Amazon poncho and a figurative textile possibly from Indonesia, poncho ht. 90, wd. 43 in. More ...

Two Ethnographic Necklaces

Two Ethnographic Necklaces

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Ethnographic Necklaces, c. late 19th century, a multicolored beaded Zulu necklace and a Trobriand Islands necklace with glass beads and Cuscus teeth. Provenance: Zulu: H.G. Beasley, Cranmore More ...

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet, c. last quarter 19th century, made from natural grasses, natural and red-dyed sea mammal gut, blue-dyed wool or mammal hair, and native tanned rawhide, wd. More ...

Zhang Heng, Album of Famous Paintings of the Northern and Southern Song   Period

Zhang Heng, Album of Famous Paintings of the Northern and Southern Song Period

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
593
Unsold
 

Zhang Heng, Album of Famous Paintings of the Northern and Southern Song Period, published by Cultural Relics Publishing Co., Beijing, 2nd edition, 1979, silk-covered hardcover binding, with sixty More ...

Five Ethnographic Items

Five Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2774T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 06, 2015
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$123$100

Five Ethnographic Items, three stone carvings depicting stylized humans, and two short wood clubs with fiber-wrapped grips, club lg. to 16 1/2, stone figure ht. to 5 1/2 in. More ...