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Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$461$375

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels, a dumpy or Gravatt's level with 11 1/4-in. scope fixed to two hexagonal mounts with spirit level above, sits on a ball-and-socket joint with four-screw leveling mount; More ...

Miniature Edmund Draper Pillar Transit

Miniature Edmund Draper Pillar Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Miniature Edmund Draper Pillar Transit, 3-in. silvered dial engraved "Edmund Draper/Philada," dual spirit levels and vernier read out, and scale, 3 1/2-in. vertical engraved circle calibrated in 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 ...

William J. Young Wye Level

William J. Young Wye Level

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$98$80

William J. Young Wye Level, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3155, c. 1855, lacquered brass instrument with 14 1/2-in. scope and spirit level below, engraved arm reading "Wm. J. More ...

Two Robert Sonneman Orbital Swing Lamps

Two Robert Sonneman Orbital Swing Lamps

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Robert Sonneman Orbital Swing Lamps United States, mid-20th century One black shade and one silver, chrome-plated with heavy counterweight and thumb-screw to hold the light in position, More ...

Stoneware Fish Pitcher

Stoneware Fish Pitcher

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$185$150

Stoneware Fish Pitcher, probably Viall and Markle Pottery, attributed to William Thomas, Thomastown, Ohio, c. 1910, the fish in vertical position with open mouth, with cobalt blue and spotted and More ...

Faux Tortoiseshell Wall Mirror

Faux Tortoiseshell Wall Mirror

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1163
Sold for:
$123$100

Faux Tortoiseshell Wall Mirror, New York, late 20th century, the rectangular frame with veneers of reddish brown and black plastic, slightly beveled edges, the mirror also beveled, hangers for More ...

David Kupferman (American, b. 1946)    Lyric Abstraction

David Kupferman (American, b. 1946) Lyric Abstraction

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1293
Sold for:
$154$125

David Kupferman (American, b. 1946) Lyric Abstraction. Signed "David Kupferman" in two places l.l. Acrylic on paper, 37 x 26 in., framed. Condition: The signatures are positioned so that the More ...

Geometric Plastic Panels Table Lamp

Geometric Plastic Panels Table Lamp

Auction:
2870B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 05, 2015
Lot:
595
Sold for:
$308$250

Geometric Plastic Panels Table Lamp Colored plastic, wood, metal 20th century Four vertical strips of white plastic positioned by four horizontal right angle corner pieces form the foundation More ...

David Kupferman (American, b. 1946)    Lyric Abstraction

David Kupferman (American, b. 1946) Lyric Abstraction

Auction:
2870B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 05, 2015
Lot:
597
Unsold
 

David Kupferman (American, b. 1946) Lyric Abstraction. Signed "David Kupferman" in two places l.l. Acrylic on paper, 37 x 26 in., framed. Condition: The signatures are positioned so that the More ...

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901)      Forest Interior

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901) Forest Interior

Auction:
2507
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 21, 2010
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$17,775$15,000

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901) Forest Interior Unsigned, estate stamped on the reverse, incised "G.A. Foster" beneath multiple estate stamps on the reverse. Oil on artist More ...

Rare Gothic Automaton Clock Depicting a Mystic

Rare Gothic Automaton Clock Depicting a Mystic

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
921
Sold for:
$17,000$17,000

Rare Gothic Automaton Clock Depicting a Mystic, probably by Theroude, c. 1850, the figure with carved and painted wood head, glass eyes, articulated jaw, brass bedplate carrying multiple movements More ...

Victor Vasarely (French, 1908-1997)      Korlat

Victor Vasarely (French, 1908-1997) Korlat

Auction:
2399
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 07, 2008
Lot:
865
Sold for:
$63,000$53,165

Victor Vasarely (French, 1908-1997) Korlat Signed "Vasarely=" l.c., also signed, titled, inscribed "P.1153" and dated "1984" on the reverse, Circle Fine Art Corporation label affixed to the More ...

Equilibriste No. 1 Automaton by Vichy

Equilibriste No. 1 Automaton by Vichy

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$41,125$35,000

Equilibriste No. 1 Automaton by Vichy, with papier-mache head, fixed brown glass eyes, his eyebrows painted as stylized feathers framing beetle on the forehead, open / closed smiling mouth with More ...

Acrobat on Ladder Automaton by Michel Marcu

Acrobat on Ladder Automaton by Michel Marcu

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
627
Unsold
 

Acrobat on Ladder Automaton by Michel Marcu, late 20th century, with papier-mache head, green glass eyes, dramatic eye make-up, blonde hair wig, and metal hands, balancing on swaying ladder, the More ...

Swiss Watchmaker's Rounding-Up Tool and a Brass Uprighting Tool

Swiss Watchmaker's Rounding-Up Tool and a Brass Uprighting Tool

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$382$325

Swiss Watchmaker's Rounding-Up Tool and a Brass Uprighting Tool possibly by Gustav Boley, the brass rounding-up tool with hand-powered wheel with line attachment to the cutter arbor, vertical rise More ...

Roullet et Decamps Automaton of a Clown Equilibriste

Roullet et Decamps Automaton of a Clown Equilibriste

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$8,813$7,500

Roullet et Decamps Automaton of a Clown Equilibriste, with Jumeau bisque head impressed 4, open mouth with upper teeth, fixed blue paperweight eyes, heavy brows, pierced ears and gray pompadour More ...

Rare Roullet et Decamps Automaton of Two Clown Acrobats

Rare Roullet et Decamps Automaton of Two Clown Acrobats

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$21,150$18,000

Rare Roullet et Decamps Automaton of Two Clown Acrobats, the larger with papier-mache face modeled in wide grinning expression, black-ringed brown glass eyes with articulated lids and red / blue More ...

Stainless Steel Wristwatch

Stainless Steel Wristwatch

Auction:
2200
Auction:
Sale #2200 - Jun 17, 2003
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$1,504$1,280

Stainless Steel Wristwatch, Cartier "Tank Basculante," the rectangular white dial with Roman numeral indicators and blue hands, outer frame (missing cabochon accent) opening to vertical More ...

Stainless Steel Wristwatch

Stainless Steel Wristwatch

Auction:
2188
Auction:
Sale #2188 - Mar 18, 2003
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

Stainless Steel Wristwatch, Cartier, "Tank Basculante", the rectangular white dial with Roman numeral indicators, outer frame with cabochon sapphire accent opening to vertical position More ...