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Neil Welliver (American, 1929-2005)      Trout and Reflections

Neil Welliver (American, 1929-2005) Trout and Reflections

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
109
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Neil Welliver (American, 1929-2005) Trout and Reflections, 1980, edition of 60, published by the artist, printed by the University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia (Welliver, pp. 56-57). More ...

Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006)      Violins, Philadelphia

Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006) Violins, Philadelphia

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
120
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Arnold Newman (American, 1918-2006) Violins, Philadelphia, 1941, printed later. Titled, dated, dedicated, and signed "...For Betty - and possibly Stu as well, with our love Augusta & Arnold...© More ...

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676)      Allegory of Poetry and Music

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676) Allegory of Poetry and Music

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
206
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676) Allegory of Poetry and Music Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 1/4 x 31 1/2 in. (49.0 x 80.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, fine More ...

School of Meindert Hobbema (Dutch, 1638-1709)      Landscape with Stream and Hunters with Dogs

School of Meindert Hobbema (Dutch, 1638-1709) Landscape with Stream and Hunters with Dogs

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
208
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

School of Meindert Hobbema (Dutch, 1638-1709) Landscape with Stream and Hunters with Dogs Unsigned, identified on a label from the Philadelphia Museum of Art affixed to the back of the frame. More ...

William Trost Richards (American, 1833-1905)      The Shores of Bude, Cornwall

William Trost Richards (American, 1833-1905) The Shores of Bude, Cornwall

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
234
Estimate:
$20,000 - $40,000

William Trost Richards (American, 1833-1905) The Shores of Bude, Cornwall, alternatively titled Coast of Cornwall Signed and dated "Wm. T. Richards/1885" l.l., identified on two labels (see More ...

Maurice de Vlaminck (French, 1876-1958)      Village Street

Maurice de Vlaminck (French, 1876-1958) Village Street

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
332
Estimate:
$12,000 - $18,000

Maurice de Vlaminck (French, 1876-1958) Village Street Signed "Vlaminck" l.r., titled on a label from Arthur Ackermann & Son, Inc., Chicago, affixed to the frame backing. Watercolor and gouache More ...

Four Jewelry and Jewelry-related Books

Four Jewelry and Jewelry-related Books

Auction:
3236T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
2153
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Four Jewelry and Jewelry-related Books, The Curious Lore of Precious Stones by George Frederick Kunz, A.M., Ph.D., D.Sc., New York, 7th Printing, 1938; Gems and Jewels: Their History, Geography, More ...

Sixteen Pieces of Wedgwood Black Transfer-decorated Ceramic Queen's Ware

Sixteen Pieces of Wedgwood Black Transfer-decorated Ceramic Queen's Ware

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1252
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Sixteen Pieces of Wedgwood Black Transfer-decorated Ceramic Queen's Ware, a "Philadelphia Bowl," a "Lugano Bowl," a set of thirteen plates representing the original colonies, and a Wedgwood Club More ...

Taylor & Lawrie Coin Silver Kettle-on-Stand

Taylor & Lawrie Coin Silver Kettle-on-Stand

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Taylor & Lawrie Coin Silver Kettle-on-Stand, Philadelphia, c. 1840, Bailey & Kitchen, retailer, additionally marked "OLD SILVER" to underside, burner unmarked, with chased rocaille scrolls and More ...

Davis & Galt Sterling Silver Christening Bowl and Undertray

Davis & Galt Sterling Silver Christening Bowl and Undertray

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$277$225

Davis & Galt Sterling Silver Christening Bowl and Undertray, Philadelphia, first half 19th century, also marked "W. Galt Bros. & Co.," each with engraved monogram and presentation inscription, bowl More ...

George Sharp Coin Silver Coffeepot

George Sharp Coin Silver Coffeepot

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
390
Sold for:
$861$700

George Sharp Coin Silver Coffeepot, Philadelphia, mid-19th century, Bailey & Co., retailer, monogrammed, with chased designs throughout including floral sprays and architectural elements, topped by More ...

J.E. Caldwell Sterling Silver Compote

J.E. Caldwell Sterling Silver Compote

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

J.E. Caldwell Sterling Silver Compote, Philadelphia, late 19th century, with Bacchus masks to either side and engraved foliate scrolls, ht. 9 1/2 in., approx. 33.4 troy oz. More ...

Two American Transitional Shelf Clocks

Two American Transitional Shelf Clocks

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$461$375

Two American Transitional Shelf Clocks, William D. Rapp, a stenciled splat Philadelphia shelf clock with half-turned full-length columns flanking the arabic numeral painted wooden dial, carved front More ...

Large Chelsea Marine Wall Clock

Large Chelsea Marine Wall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$923$750

Large Chelsea Marine Wall Clock, retailed by Riggs & Bro., Philadelphia, polished bronze metal case with hinged bezel, 8 1/2-in. silvered arabic numeral dial marked for the retailer, eight-day More ...

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. c. 1840-50, 10 1/4-in. engraved plate marked "Wm J. Young Maker Philadelphia," gnomon angle set at 40 degrees for the center of More ...

Rare W. J. Young Railroad Goniometer

Rare W. J. Young Railroad Goniometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Rare W. J. Young Railroad Goniometer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, two independently rotating 9-in. scopes with fine focusing, 4 1/4-in. engraved slivered dial reading "W.J. Young/Maker More ...

Edward Draper Transit

Edward Draper Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Edward Draper Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 7 1/4-in. main plate calibrated in four quadrants, rotating 6-in. dia. silvered dial engraved as above, A-frame supports with a 9-in. scope and More ...

Edmund Draper Lacquered Brass Wye Level

Edmund Draper Lacquered Brass Wye Level

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$554$450

Edmund Draper Lacquered Brass Wye Level, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 15 1/2-in. scope with under mount level, mounted on two small "A"-frame supports, 6-in. dia. rotating horizontal plate engraved More ...

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$861$700

Wm. J. Young Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10-1/2 in. scope mounted to two A-frame supports, 6-in. dia. engraved horizontal dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," unusual More ...

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit, no. 8010, c. 1907, 8 1/2-in. telescope with spirit level mounted to underside, vertical arc with mounted Smith solar attachment marked "Young & More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$492$400

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 5 1/2-in. dia. dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," blued-steel needle with needle lifter More ...

James M. Davenport Surveyor's Compass

James M. Davenport Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$584$475

James M. Davenport Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Jams. M. Davenport Maker/Philada," blued-steel hand, eight-point rose with More ...

Young & Sons Field Clinometer

Young & Sons Field Clinometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$154$125

Young & Sons Field Clinometer, 43 North Seventh St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 8 1/4-in. brass base with foldout, hinged arm with mounted spirit level, and hinged folding arc calibrated 0-90, More ...

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$923$750

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor, made by William J. Young for George Walters, 6-in. lacquered brass instrument engraved as above, "X"-frame with circular central knob that rotates the engraved More ...

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass, no. 9917, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. gray-silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker Philadelphia/9917/Meridian line on Compass answers to 10 More ...

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

William Dean Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

William Dean Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1792-97, 5 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north, central cartouche reading "Dean Philad.," More ...

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$185$150

Amsler & Wirtz Field Clinometer, 211 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 9 3/4-in. lacquered brass arm with two sighting vanes and spirit level with triple apertures, ball-and-socket More ...

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$677$550

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Thomas Biggs/Philadelphia," (lacking More ...

William J. Young Vernier Compass

William J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$461$375

William J. Young Vernier Compass, no. 3951, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1866, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. dial marked "Wm. J. Yung/Maker/Philadelphia/no 3951," blued-steel needle More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$492$400

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830-40, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. brass dial marked "W.J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia/Patent," blued-steel needle More ...