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"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial

"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
637
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial, c. 1865, depicting a woman mourning at a monument consisting of an urn on a square pedestal inscribed "Sacred/to the memory/of/REUBENS PEALE/OB July 17th/1865/AE More ...

Sarah Rodman "Tree of Life" Family Register and Calligraphic Work

Sarah Rodman "Tree of Life" Family Register and Calligraphic Work

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
112
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Sarah Rodman "Tree of Life" Family Register and Calligraphic Work, Nantucket/New Bedford, Massachusetts, early 19th century, the watercolor "Tree of Life" picture depicting the marriage of Samuel More ...

William Mc Clement Mourning Pendant

William Mc Clement Mourning Pendant

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
243
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

William Mc Clement Mourning Pendant, Albany, New York area, c. 1795, the watercolor on ivory mourning scene composed of a central inscribed monument flanked by two women with willow and poplar trees More ...

Abram W. and Anna Summers Tree of Life Scherensnitte Picture

Abram W. and Anna Summers Tree of Life Scherensnitte Picture

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
771
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Abram W. and Anna Summers Tree of Life Scherensnitte Picture, America, mid-19th century, in cut glossy black over white paper, (minor staining), 22 1/2 x 18 in., framed. More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
876
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk Unsigned, inscribed faintly "-D- 134/Mrs. HH Fuller-/will call" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 7/8 x 5 7/8 in., More ...

Three Decorative Floral Prints in the 17th Century Style:    After Martin Engelbrecht (German, 1684-1756), Two Reproduction Plates

Three Decorative Floral Prints in the 17th Century Style: After Martin Engelbrecht (German, 1684-1756), Two Reproduction Plates

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
260
Unsold
 

Three Decorative Floral Prints in the 17th Century Style: After Martin Engelbrecht (German, 1684-1756), Two Reproduction Plates, with hand-coloring depicting fruit trees in urns; and After More ...

Herbert E. Abrams (American, 1921-2003)      Two Men by a Stream

Herbert E. Abrams (American, 1921-2003) Two Men by a Stream

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$185$150

Herbert E. Abrams (American, 1921-2003) Two Men by a Stream. Signed and dated "Herbert E. Abrams '53" l.l. Oil on canvas, 28 x 35 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime, minor pinprick More ...

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation.

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation. London: Printed for C. Davis and A. Lyon, 1733. First edition, octavo, contents generally good, contemporary calf boards, rebacked, 7 3/4 More ...

Tabriz Carpet

Tabriz Carpet

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
582
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Tabriz Carpet, northwestern Iran, c. 1940, with a "Tree-of-Life" design on a cranberry-red field, 9 ft. 8 in. x 6 ft. 6 in. More ...

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn,"

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn,"

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Needlework Sampler "Hannah Byrn," made at Sarah Stivours' School, Salem, Massachusetts, dated 1788, stitched in silk on linen with eight lines of alphabet over the stitched inscription "HANNA BYRN More ...

Small Liverpool Transfer-decorated Creamware Jug

Small Liverpool Transfer-decorated Creamware Jug

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
173
Unsold
 

Small Liverpool Transfer-decorated Creamware Jug, England, late 18th/early 19th century, one side depicting a maid and a lamb, the other side with a woman seated beneath a willow tree, ht. 5 5/8 More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
274
Unsold
 

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk Unsigned, inscribed faintly "-D- 134/Mrs. HH Fuller-/will call" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 7/8 x 5 7/8 in., More ...

Louis Michel Eilshemius (American, 1864-1941)      Two Watercolor Landscapes: Birch Tree in a Forest

Louis Michel Eilshemius (American, 1864-1941) Two Watercolor Landscapes: Birch Tree in a Forest

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Louis Michel Eilshemius (American, 1864-1941) Two Watercolor Landscapes: Birch Tree in a Forest and Mountain Landscape with Pink Sky. Mountain Landscape signed and dated "Eilshemius" in ink l.c. More ...

Mounted Tree of Life Demilune Hooked "Welcome" Rug

Mounted Tree of Life Demilune Hooked "Welcome" Rug

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$554$450

Mounted Tree of Life Demilune Hooked "Welcome" Rug, ht. 22, wd. 43 1/2 in. More ...

Needlework Memorial for Harriet Davenport

Needlework Memorial for Harriet Davenport

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Needlework Memorial for Harriet Davenport, Harriet Piere at Miss Tolman's School, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1813, depicting a woman dressed in mourning clothes facing a monument with an urn above More ...

Three Alison Ruzsa Scenic Paperweights

Three Alison Ruzsa Scenic Paperweights

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
553
Sold for:
$523$425

Three Alison Ruzsa Scenic Paperweights, modern, each ovoid form, one with a couple beneath a willow, ht. 3 3/4; one with a couple to the foreground of a tree with white blossoms, ht. 3 3/4; and one More ...

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers and Sundrie Herbs, Trees, Oyles, Plants, & Stones. London: More ...

Mexican Polychrome Tree of Life Candelabra

Mexican Polychrome Tree of Life Candelabra

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1249
Sold for:
$584$475

Mexican Polychrome Tree of Life Candelabra, first quarter 20th century, intricately designed and painted with a figure of Eve standing in the middle, ht. 27, wd. 17 in. More ...

Blanc-de-chine Sculpture of Immortals

Blanc-de-chine Sculpture of Immortals

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$400$325

Blanc-de-chine Sculpture of Immortals, China, 20th century, depicting Fu, Lu, and Shou, each holding their attributes, standing on a rockery base surrounded by peach trees and boys, impressed Dehua More ...

Malayer Rug

Malayer Rug

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$984$800

Malayer Rug, Iran, c. 1920, large-scale, highly stylized tree-of-life design on an ivory field, 6 ft. 9 in. x 5 ft. 3 in. More ...

Kerman "Meditation" Carpet

Kerman "Meditation" Carpet

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Kerman "Meditation" Carpet, eastern Iran, c. 1930, with highly detailed tree-of-life design on an ivory field, all within a light blue border with birds and trees, 9 ft. 1 in. x 5 ft. 10 in. More ...

Blanc-de-chine Sculpture of Immortals

Blanc-de-chine Sculpture of Immortals

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1071
Unsold
 

Blanc-de-chine Sculpture of Immortals, China, 20th century, depicting Fu, Lu, and Shou, each holding their attributes, standing on a rockery base surrounded by peach trees and boys, impressed Dehua More ...

Paiute or Washo Coiled Basket

Paiute or Washo Coiled Basket

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$369$300

Paiute or Washo Coiled Basket, c. first quarter 20th century, with four "Tree of Life" devices, (minor stitch loss), ht. 5 1/2, dia. 11 in. Literature: American Indian Baskets, by Turnbaugh and More ...

Henry Kallem (American, 1912-1985)      House with a Red Tree

Henry Kallem (American, 1912-1985) House with a Red Tree

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1386
Sold for:
$185$150

Henry Kallem (American, 1912-1985) House with a Red Tree. Unsigned. Oil on board/Masonite, 12 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Through the artist's estate; Skinner, More ...

Terra-cotta Cow-form "Tree of Life" Five-light Candelabra

Terra-cotta Cow-form "Tree of Life" Five-light Candelabra

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1604
Sold for:
$74$60

Terra-cotta Cow-form "Tree of Life" Five-light Candelabra, ht. 24, wd. 16 in. More ...

Pewter Tree of Life Warming Platter

Pewter Tree of Life Warming Platter

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$62$50

Pewter Tree of Life Warming Platter, 19th century, lg. 22 1/2, dp. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Henry Kallem (American, 1912-1985)      House with a Red Tree

Henry Kallem (American, 1912-1985) House with a Red Tree

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1214
Unsold
 

Henry Kallem (American, 1912-1985) House with a Red Tree. Unsigned. Oil on board/Masonite, 12 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Through the artist's estate; Skinner, More ...

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Landscape

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Landscape

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1512
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Hanging Scroll Depicting a Landscape, China, in the manner of Gu Fang (c. 1690-1730), a pastoral scene with fields, trees, huts, figures and mountains, inscribed "after the brush method of Zhao More ...

Pewter Tree of Life Warming Platter

Pewter Tree of Life Warming Platter

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1475
Unsold
 

Pewter Tree of Life Warming Platter, 19th century, lg. 22 1/2, dp. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Isphahan Rug

Isphahan Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Isphahan Rug, Iran, c. 1910, with "Tree of Life" design, 7 ft. x 4 ft. 7 in. More ...