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Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$461$375

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Blydenburgh & Giles/Maker/Philada," eight-line rose with fleur-de-lis More ...

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule, Mendham, New Jersey, late 18th century, engraved brass instrument with protractor divided in 10 degrees 10-90-10, spring-fitted knife-edge arm, More ...

Two Crystal Items

Two Crystal Items

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1010
Sold for:
$37$30

Two Crystal Items, 20th century, including a Kazumasa Nagai for Swarovski "Ren" candlestick with circular prismatic candlecup, black cylindrical stem, and faceted conical base; and a Val St. Lambert More ...

Folding Rosewood Cube Desk

Folding Rosewood Cube Desk

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1255
Sold for:
$369$300

Folding Rosewood Cube Desk, likely Scandinavia, mid to late 20th century, cube-form, veneered top and sides on a black-painted platform base with gliders, fitted interior, unmarked, ht. 44 3/4 dp. More ...

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae.

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae. Gorlitz: Matthias Menius, Ambrosius Fritsch, 1672. First edition, folio, title page More ...

Folding Rosewood Cube Desk

Folding Rosewood Cube Desk

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
353A
Unsold
 

Folding Rosewood Cube Desk, likely Scandinavia, mid to late 20th century, cube-form, veneered top and sides on a black-painted platform base with gliders, fitted interior, unmarked, ht. 44 3/4 dp. More ...

Gold-lacquered Tray

Gold-lacquered Tray

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$461$375

Gold-lacquered Tray, Japan, rectangular form with lobed corners, on four bracket feet, decorated with a landscape with the Three Friends of Winter in gold and silver takamaki-e, unsigned, 10 5/8 x 8 More ...

Early Candlestand

Early Candlestand

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Early Candlestand, New England, 18th century, rectangular top on a rounded post ending in a squared end, on a chamfered octagonal base issuing three small splayed octagonal legs, ht. 28 1/2, wd. 15, More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Man in a Blue Jacket

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Man in a Blue Jacket

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1373
Sold for:
$62$50

American School, Mid-19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Man in a Blue Jacket Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Condition: Stain l.r., toned, not More ...

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of a Boy

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Boy

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1377
Sold for:
$277$225

Anglo/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Boy Unsigned. Watercolor on paper 3 1/2 x 2 3/4 in., in an ebonized frame. Condition: Minor toning, not examined out of More ...

Tall Pine Cross-base Hat Rack

Tall Pine Cross-base Hat Rack

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1492
Sold for:
$861$700

Tall Pine Cross-base Hat Rack, 19th century, the square tapering chamfered post with eighteen pegs, old natural surface, ht. 84 in. More ...

American School, Late 19th Century      A Naughty Puppy

American School, Late 19th Century A Naughty Puppy

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1505
Sold for:
$369$300

American School, Late 19th Century A Naughty Puppy Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 13 1/2 x 16 in., in a gold-painted molded frame. Condition: No apparent tears, creases, or damage, not examined More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      The New Hampshire Granite Ledge

American School, Mid-19th Century The New Hampshire Granite Ledge

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1523
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, Mid-19th Century The New Hampshire Granite Ledge Unsigned, titled below the image. Graphite on paper, 7 1/4 x 11 1/2 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Condition: Minor toning, More ...

Red and Black-painted Paneled Checkers Game Board

Red and Black-painted Paneled Checkers Game Board

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1573
Sold for:
$677$550

Red and Black-painted Paneled Checkers Game Board, America, early 20th century, constructed of beadboard and with a raised playing surface, 17 3/4 in. square. Note: A pencil inscription on the More ...

Pair of Glazed Pottery Eagle Bracket Shelves

Pair of Glazed Pottery Eagle Bracket Shelves

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1614
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Pair of Glazed Pottery Eagle Bracket Shelves, c. early to mid-19th century, the spreadwing eagles clutching an olive branch as brackets supporting a rectangular shelf, ht. 9, wd. 10, dp. 9 in. More ...

Pair of Carved Marble Architectural Brackets

Pair of Carved Marble Architectural Brackets

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1660
Unsold
 

Pair of Carved Marble Architectural Brackets, 19th/20th century, the two-piece brackets with scroll tops on a molded angular base, ht. 24, wd. 7 1/4 in. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Woman and Child

American School, 19th Century Woman and Child

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1739
Sold for:
$123$100

American School, 19th Century Woman and Child Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 8 3/4 x 6 1/2 in., in a rosewood veneer frame. Condition: Minor toning, spots of staining/foxing at outer edge; More ...

Carved Mahogany "GLINOCKIE" Nameboard

Carved Mahogany "GLINOCKIE" Nameboard

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1760
Sold for:
$135$110

Carved Mahogany "GLINOCKIE" Nameboard, America, early 20th century, with chamfered edges and gilt lettering, lg. 44 1/4 in. Note: The Glinockie was built in 1923 at Luders Marine Company, More ...

Two Crystal Items

Two Crystal Items

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1111
Unsold
 

Two Crystal Items, 20th century, including a Kazumasa Nagai for Swarovski "Ren" candlestick with circular prismatic candlecup, black cylindrical stem, and faceted conical base; and a Val St. Lambert More ...

South African Lead Inlay Pipe

South African Lead Inlay Pipe

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$369$300

South African Lead Inlay Pipe, Zulu, 19th century, wood with lead inlay designs, lg. 6, ht. 3 1/2 in. More ...

Plains Beaded Hide Blanket Strip

Plains Beaded Hide Blanket Strip

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Plains Beaded Hide Blanket Strip, Sioux, c. 1880s, with four green cross roundels and five abstract rectangle devices, red, greens, and blue on white background, lg. 59, wd. 3 5/8 in. More ...

Plains Horsehide Bow Case and Quiver

Plains Horsehide Bow Case and Quiver

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Plains Horsehide Bow Case and Quiver, c. 1860s, the bow with sinew and ten arrows, six with metal points, (minor damage to the quiver), lg. of bow 45 1/2, lg. of bow case 36 1/4, lg. of quiver 26 More ...

Four Italian Gilt Molded Wall Brackets

Four Italian Gilt Molded Wall Brackets

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1304
Sold for:
$74$60

Four Italian Gilt Molded Wall Brackets, ht. to 16 in. More ...

Pair of Parian Eagle Wall Brackets

Pair of Parian Eagle Wall Brackets

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1433
Sold for:
$111$90

Pair of Parian Eagle Wall Brackets, ht. 7, wd. 6 3/4, dp. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Edwardian 14kt Gold and Pearl Hair Ornament, Shreve & Co.

Edwardian 14kt Gold and Pearl Hair Ornament, Shreve & Co.

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1105
Sold for:
$554$450

Edwardian 14kt Gold and Pearl Hair Ornament, Shreve & Co., the lattice motif with engraved foliate decoration, 10.6 dwt, 3 1/8 x 1 1/2 in., signed. More ...

1982 Canadian 50 Dollar Gold Maple Leaf Pendant

1982 Canadian 50 Dollar Gold Maple Leaf Pendant

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1421
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

1982 Canadian 50 Dollar Gold Maple Leaf Pendant, 14kt gold mount and chain, 41.0 dwt, lg. 16 in. More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      The Race

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Race

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Race, alternatively titled Homeward Bound, 1942, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 56). Signed "Benton" in More ...

Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017)      David's Pool

Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017) David's Pool

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Howard Hodgkin (British, 1932-2017) David's Pool, 1979/1985, edition of 100 plus proofs, published by Petersburg Press, New York, printed by the Atelier Crommelynck, Paris (Heenk, 55). Numbered, More ...

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991)      The Quarrel

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) The Quarrel

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$185$150

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) The Quarrel, 1983, edition of 100 plus proofs, published by Tyler Graphics Ltd., Bedford Village, New York (Dedalus, 318). Signed and numbered "Motherwell More ...

Jimmy Ernst (American, 1920-1984)      Sun Chronology

Jimmy Ernst (American, 1920-1984) Sun Chronology

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Jimmy Ernst (American, 1920-1984) Sun Chronology Signed and dated "Jimmy Ernst/58" l.r., identified on labels from Grace Borgenicht Gallery, Inc., New York, and the Rental Gallery Baltimore More ...