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American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane, America, third quarter 19th century, the silhouetted sheet copper image of a waving American flag with a full-body extended arm holding a hammer in More ...

Carved Bust of a Woman

Carved Bust of a Woman

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Carved Bust of a Woman, possibly Essex, Massachusetts, 18th century, with traces of early white and black paint, ht. 15 in., mounted on a short black plinth. Provenance: Dr. William Greenspon; More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
867
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Molded Sheet Copper Eagle Weathervane, possibly early A.L. Jewell, Waltham, Massachusetts, early 1850s, the flattened full-body figure in heavy gauge sheet copper, with small holes for eyes, More ...

Molded Sheet Copper and Cast Zinc Horse Jumping Through Hoop Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper and Cast Zinc Horse Jumping Through Hoop Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
868
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Molded Sheet Copper and Cast Zinc Horse Jumping Through Hoop Weathervane, A.L. Jewell, Waltham, Massachusetts, third quarter 19th century, old regilding, (minor seam separation), on custom stand, More ...

Cast Zinc and Molded Sheet Copper Horse Weathervane

Cast Zinc and Molded Sheet Copper Horse Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
884
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Cast Zinc and Molded Sheet Copper Horse Weathervane, attributed to J. Howard, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, c. 1852-67, with cast zinc head, neck, and forequarters, with molded sheet copper More ...

Yellow-painted Coupe Weathervane

Yellow-painted Coupe Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
452
Unsold
 

Yellow-painted Coupe Weathervane, probably southern Maine, early 20th century, sheet iron automobile with four wheels, driver, wire windscreen, and steering wheel, on a directional with scroll More ...

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle.

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
63
Unsold
 

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle. [London: Printed by Richard Grafton for John Reynes, dwellynge at the sygne of saynte George in Pauls churcheyarde, 1542]. Folio, third edition continuing the More ...

Rare Tiffany & Co. No. 2 Astronomical Master Regulator

Rare Tiffany & Co. No. 2 Astronomical Master Regulator

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
189
Unsold
 

Rare Tiffany & Co. No. 2 Astronomical Master Regulator, c. 1880, carved and applied molded mahogany corner case with a fully glazed hinged door opening to the 15-in. silvered roman numeral dial, More ...

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
57
Unsold
 

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane, America, third quarter 19th century, the silhouetted sheet copper image of a waving American flag with a full-body extended arm holding a hammer in More ...

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Horse Jumping Through Hoop Weathervane

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Horse Jumping Through Hoop Weathervane

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$23,985$19,500

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Horse Jumping Through Hoop Weathervane, attributed to A.L. Jewell and Co., Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1852-67, flattened full-body figure with embossed sheet copper mane More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books. Including: two books that belonged to Bishop, with her signature: J.R. Ackerley's My Dog Tulip, London: Secker & Warburg, 1956, with dust jacket; More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems,   Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1157
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, [1969]. Octavo, in publisher's blue cloth and unclipped dust More ...

Volume on Patek Philippe and Two Other Books

Volume on Patek Philippe and Two Other Books

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$123$100

Volume on Patek Philippe and Two Other Books, Patek Philippe Geneve, Martin Huber & Alan Banberry, 1982; The American Clock, William H. Diston & Robert Bishop, 1976; and a reprint of Seth Thomas More ...

Man in Top Hat Whirligig

Man in Top Hat Whirligig

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Man in Top Hat Whirligig, America, late 19th century, the figure carved from single piece of wood with insert glass jewel eyes, blue jacket and red trousers with applied carved black top hat; arms More ...

Elaborately Inlaid Mahogany Tall Clock

Elaborately Inlaid Mahogany Tall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 01, 2014
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Elaborately Inlaid Mahogany Tall Clock, case attributed to Robert Wood and Jacob Taylor, Florida, New York, c.1810, the swan's neck pediment with star and edge banded inlays above the arched hood More ...

Album Quilt

Album Quilt

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Album Quilt, Baltimore, Maryland, c.1850, twenty-five vibrantly colored blocks, eleven of which are signed, one "Mary Boyd 1850," motifs include heart-in-hand, baskets of flowers, and arrangments of More ...

Twenty Titles on Antique Clocks and Furniture

Twenty Titles on Antique Clocks and Furniture

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$615$500

Twenty Titles on Antique Clocks and Furniture, including Brooks Palmer, The Book of American Clocks (1966) and A Treasury of American Clocks (1967), Wallace Nutting, The Clock Book (1935), Penrose More ...

Ten Framed Mostly American Historical Prints

Ten Framed Mostly American Historical Prints

Auction:
2712M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2014
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$554$450

Ten Framed Mostly American Historical Prints, two small folio hand-colored lithographs published by Nathaniel Currier, titles: General Z. Taylor "Rough & Ready.", dated 1847, and Gen'l. William J. More ...

White-painted Wooden Fish Weathervane

White-painted Wooden Fish Weathervane

Auction:
2710B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2014
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$461$375

White-painted Wooden Fish Weathervane, America, last quarter 19th century, cutout wood panel, tack eyes, the tail mortised into the body, the mouth fitted with a whirling propeller, mounted on a More ...

American School, Early 20th Century      Vermont Farm Landscape

American School, Early 20th Century Vermont Farm Landscape

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$42,000$35,000

American School, Early 20th Century Vermont Farm Landscape, c. 1915. Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 22 x 27 1/4 in., in a faux bois painted wood frame. Condition: Minor craquelure More ...

Folk Carved and Painted Figure of a Man with Dog and Game

Folk Carved and Painted Figure of a Man with Dog and Game

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
605
Sold for:
$5,700$4,750

Folk Carved and Painted Figure of a Man with Dog and Game, America, late 19th/early 20th century, ht. 12 1/4 in. Literature: The All-American Dog: Man's best friend in folk art, Robert Charles More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$84,000$70,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837. One folded wove paper bifolium inscribed on four pages, congressional stationery. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864), thanking More ...

Painted Sheet Iron Carnival Arcade Rooster and Chick

Painted Sheet Iron Carnival Arcade Rooster and Chick

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
652
Sold for:
$3,900$3,250

Painted Sheet Iron Carnival Arcade Rooster and Chick, reportedly New York State, late 19th century, two-part target with rooster and chick, (paint wear, rust), ht. 15 1/2, wd. 13 in. More ...

Howard Gilt Zinc and Copper Rooster Weathervane

Howard Gilt Zinc and Copper Rooster Weathervane

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
733
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Howard Gilt Zinc and Copper Rooster Weathervane, J. Howard, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, c. 1854-67, two-part hollow cast zinc flattened full-body vane, with corrugated sheet copper tail and More ...

Howard Gilt Cast Zinc and Molded Copper "Index" Horse Weathervane

Howard Gilt Cast Zinc and Molded Copper "Index" Horse Weathervane

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
768
Sold for:
$44,438$37,500

Howard Gilt Cast Zinc and Molded Copper "Index" Horse Weathervane, J. Howard & Co., West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, c. 1860, cast zinc frontal portion of the body with molded sheet copper mid and More ...

Folk Art Wood Box Paint-decorated with Two Boys in a Landscape

Folk Art Wood Box Paint-decorated with Two Boys in a Landscape

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
1278
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Folk Art Wood Box Paint-decorated with Two Boys in a Landscape, probably New England, c. 1840, rectangular box with hinged lid, the top painted with a scene of two boys standing beside the bank of a More ...

Mennonite Pieced Wool "Moon and Stars" Crib Quilt

Mennonite Pieced Wool "Moon and Stars" Crib Quilt

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
1336
Sold for:
$237$200

Mennonite Pieced Wool "Moon and Stars" Crib Quilt, Pennsylvania, c. 1890, composed of twenty-four colored full and half circles with pie-shaped wedges in solid and patterned fabrics with outline More ...

Carved and Painted Bust of a Black Woman Wearing a Liberty Cap

Carved and Painted Bust of a Black Woman Wearing a Liberty Cap

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
312
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Bust of a Black Woman Wearing a Liberty Cap, possibly New England, c. 1850-60, depicting a young black woman wearing a tasseled cap painted red with a gold band, ht. 19, wd. 10, More ...

Embroidered Wool Coverlet

Embroidered Wool Coverlet

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

Embroidered Wool Coverlet, Sweden or New England, late 18th century, the black wool twill ground woven in three sections and stitched with colored wool yarns in fanciful floral designs, bordered More ...

J. Howard Gilt Zinc and Copper Rooster Weather Vane

J. Howard Gilt Zinc and Copper Rooster Weather Vane

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
692
Sold for:
$24,885$21,000

J. Howard Gilt Zinc and Copper Rooster Weather Vane, West Bridgewater, Massachusetts, c. 1854-67, cast zinc flattened full-body vane, with corrugated sheet copper tail, cast copper feet, supported More ...