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Carved and Painted Washington, DC, Cane

Carved and Painted Washington, DC, Cane

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
601
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Carved and Painted Washington, DC, Cane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the cane with carved snake, alligator, turtle, shield, and clasped hands, lg. 35 1/2 in. The property of Carolyn and More ...

Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Bureau

Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Bureau

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
186
Estimate:
$50,000 - $100,000

Fine and Rare Chippendale Carved Mahogany Reverse Serpentine Bureau, coastal Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, with overhanging molded top on a conformingly shaped cockbeaded case of four graduated drawers More ...

Rose Pattern Pearlware Plate, Tea Bowl and Saucer

Rose Pattern Pearlware Plate, Tea Bowl and Saucer

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
327
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Rose Pattern Pearlware Plate, Tea Bowl and Saucer, England, late 19th century, decorated with roses and leafy stems with a ropetwist border, dia. to 8 1/4 in. Provenance: According to documents More ...

Massachusetts Bay Colony Early Wall or Stockade Gun

Massachusetts Bay Colony Early Wall or Stockade Gun

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
195
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Massachusetts Bay Colony Early Wall or Stockade Gun, c. 17th century, walnut stock with a cutout in the butt, early French-style trade lock mounted with two side nails and with a crude iron plate at More ...

Group of G.A.R. Medals and Badges

Group of G.A.R. Medals and Badges

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
343
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Group of G.A.R. Medals and Badges, c. early 20th century, souvenir medal for the 26th Encampment in its box, two ribbons for the 7th New Hampshire Volunteers, a ribbon for Post 36, a Boston More ...

Chinese School, 19th century      A Junk Anchored off the Dutch Folly Fort, Canton

Chinese School, 19th century A Junk Anchored off the Dutch Folly Fort, Canton

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1431
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Chinese School, 19th century A Junk Anchored off the Dutch Folly Fort, Canton Unsigned, the subject inscribed on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 1/2 in., in a modern 18th century-style More ...

William Wurdemann U.S. Engineer Bureau Level No. 2

William Wurdemann U.S. Engineer Bureau Level No. 2

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William Wurdemann U.S. Engineer Bureau Level No. 2, Washington, DC, c. 1864, 18-in. lacquered brass scope with fine adjustment knob, and spirit level below, anodized frame with left/right fine More ...

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite, Washington, DC, 1937, green-painted brass instrument with 19-in. long scope and 1 3/4-in. dia. objective lens, mounted to a "U"-shaped receptacle, tapered More ...

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

William Wurdemann Transit No. 120, Washington, DC, mid to late 19th century, 10-in. scope mounted to curvilinear supports, vertical circle with vernier and magnifier, black horizontal compass with More ...

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788)      The Campfire

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788) The Campfire

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
226
Unsold
 

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788) The Campfire Unsigned, attributed on a presentation plaque, inscribed "Gainsborough" in ink on an unattributed inventory label affixed to More ...

Patricia Tobacco Forrester (American, 1940-2011)      Mountain Farm

Patricia Tobacco Forrester (American, 1940-2011) Mountain Farm

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
505
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Patricia Tobacco Forrester (American, 1940-2011) Mountain Farm Signed "Patricia Tobacco Forrester" l.r., titled and dated ".../2001" in an inscription on the reverse, inscribed "4 [within a More ...

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$74$60

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, 1938, designed by Wilbur H. Burnham Jr., depicting significant figures in the field, likely including Galileo, Kepler, More ...

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$800$650

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, 1948, depicting the patron saint of musicians playing a pipe organ, signed and dated by Wilbur Herbert Burnham, ht. 66 3/4, More ...

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$984$800

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, early to mid-20th century, depicting Mary and Christ in the manger with two donkeys looking on under a shining star, unsigned, More ...

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$800$650

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, mid to late 20th century, the Christ Child embracing a haloed Mary under a star, unsigned, ht. 36, wd. 16 1/4, dp. 1 More ...

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$461$375

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1930, unsigned, ht. 16, 19 1/4, wd. 20 1/2, 16 3/4 in. Note: Wilbur H. Burnham Studios was More ...

Small Ebony and Exotic Hardwood Whalebone-inlaid Cabinet

Small Ebony and Exotic Hardwood Whalebone-inlaid Cabinet

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
824A
Sold for:
$923$750

Small Ebony and Exotic Hardwood Whalebone-inlaid Cabinet, America, mid-19th century, the upper section with shaped top above eight short drawers and three octagonal posts, and projecting lower More ...

Two Silkwork, Embroidered, and Sequin-embellished Banners for Delaware and Washington, DC

Two Silkwork, Embroidered, and Sequin-embellished Banners for Delaware and Washington, DC

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1122
Sold for:
$923$750

Two Silkwork, Embroidered, and Sequin-embellished Banners for Delaware and Washington, DC, America, early 20th century, each banner finely worked in colored patches of silk stitched together with More ...

William H. Burnham Watercolor Study of the Jesse Tree Window at Chartres Cathedral

William H. Burnham Watercolor Study of the Jesse Tree Window at Chartres Cathedral

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$738$600

William H. Burnham Watercolor Study of the Jesse Tree Window at Chartres Cathedral, Boston, Massachusetts, 1933, painted at Chartres, France, mounted on poster board, ht. 46, wd. 16 3/4 in. More ...

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
119
Unsold
 

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, 1938, designed by Wilbur H. Burnham Jr., depicting significant figures in the field, likely including Galileo, Kepler, More ...

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, early to mid-20th century, depicting Mary and Christ in the manger with two donkeys looking on under a shining star, unsigned, More ...

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, early to mid-20th century, crowned Mary with the Christ Child holding an orb, flanked by crowned angels with censers More ...

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
122
Unsold
 

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, 1948, depicting the patron saint of musicians playing a pipe organ, signed and dated by Wilbur Herbert Burnham, ht. 66 3/4, More ...

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
123
Unsold
 

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1930, unsigned, ht. 16, 19 1/4, wd. 20 1/2, 16 3/4 in. Note: Wilbur H. Burnham Studios was More ...

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
124
Unsold
 

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, mid to late 20th century, the Christ Child embracing a haloed Mary under a star, unsigned, ht. 36, wd. 16 1/4, dp. 1 More ...

Adrian Saxe (American, b. 1943) Ceramic Vase and Three Oil Lamps

Adrian Saxe (American, b. 1943) Ceramic Vase and Three Oil Lamps

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$492$400

Adrian Saxe (American, b. 1943) Ceramic Vase and Three Oil Lamps, United States, a cylindrical vase with hook handles at bottom set on ceramic stand, artist's signature with stamped date "Saxe 79," More ...

Karen LaFleur "Falling Rose" Tibetan Woven Rug

Karen LaFleur "Falling Rose" Tibetan Woven Rug

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
493
Sold for:
$923$750

Karen LaFleur "Falling Rose" Tibetan Woven Rug, Falmouth, Massachusetts, late 20th century, lg. 137, wd. 99 in. Note: Karen LaFleur exhibits her artwork nationally including the Renwick Gallery More ...

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
586
Unsold
 

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

Two-sided Painted "Burlesk" Show Sign

Two-sided Painted "Burlesk" Show Sign

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1434
Sold for:
$861$700

Two-sided Painted "Burlesk" Show Sign, America, early 20th century, one side reading "ON STAGE/BURLESK/TILL/1200 MIDNITE," the other side reading "LAST COMPLETE/BURLESK/SHOW/at 1000P.M.," ht. 24, More ...