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Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket

Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
576
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Polychrome Pictorial Mission Basket, early 20th century, the deep, round form with flared sides and decorated with a diamondback rattlesnake, flying bird, and lizard, ht. 7, dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Blue and White Opium Bottle

Blue and White Opium Bottle

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1613
Unsold
 

Blue and White Opium Bottle, China, 19th/20th century, flattened ovoid form with a raised oval foot, decorated with mythological scenes, four-character Qianlong mark on base, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Johann Berthelsen (American, 1883-1972)      Forty-second Street in Snow

Johann Berthelsen (American, 1883-1972) Forty-second Street in Snow

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Johann Berthelsen (American, 1883-1972) Forty-second Street in Snow Signed "Johann Berthelsen" l.r., numbered "11855" in ink on the reverse, with a label from Milton Schepps, New York, affixed More ...

Dutch Naval Carpenter's Saw

Dutch Naval Carpenter's Saw

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Dutch Naval Carpenter's Saw, finely carved handle with a portrait of a Dutch trader, with a cane- or pistol-grip handle, steel ferrule, and blade, lg. 28 1/2 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of More ...

Ilustrated Manuscript with a Painting Depicting Trading

Ilustrated Manuscript with a Painting Depicting Trading

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
64
Unsold
 

Ilustrated Manuscript with a Painting Depicting Trading, Persia, possibly Ilkhanid, ink, opaque color and gold on paper, one page with two columns of nastaliq script, the opposite painted with a More ...

Four Documents Relating to the Vernon Brothers, Slave Traders of Newport, Rhode Island.     Estimate $300-500

Four Documents Relating to the Vernon Brothers, Slave Traders of Newport, Rhode Island. Estimate $300-500

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$461$375

Four Documents Relating to the Vernon Brothers, Slave Traders of Newport, Rhode Island. More ...

Letter from Joseph Meek of Nashville to a C. Hayes

Letter from Joseph Meek of Nashville to a C. Hayes

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$123$100

Letter from Joseph Meek of Nashville to a C. Hayes, August 27, 1835, concerning an attempt to buy slaves. Note: Joseph Meek was a known slave trader. More ...

Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins

Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Lakota Beaded Hide Moccasins, c. 1870, partially beaded with circle and cross devices, traces of red and green pigments, lg. 10 in. Provenance: Collected on the Ponca reservation at Niobrara, More ...

Plains Bone and Pin Game

Plains Bone and Pin Game

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$277$225

Plains Bone and Pin Game, c. second half 19th century, with swags of pony trader blue beads at one end, dark patina, lg. of metal pin 8 in. More ...

Ten Books on Chinese Export Art

Ten Books on Chinese Export Art

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$111$90

Ten Books on Chinese Export Art, Hong Kong Urban Council, Chinese Export Porcelain: Royal Museums of Art and History; Sargent, Chinese Porcelain in the Conde Collection and Copeland Collection: More ...

Capetown and the Cape of Good Hope, Five Framed Views.

Capetown and the Cape of Good Hope, Five Framed Views.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1308
Sold for:
$160$130

Capetown and the Cape of Good Hope, Five Framed Views. Including two folding colored lithographic plates taken from William J. Burchell's Travels in the Interior of South Africa, London: Longman, et More ...

Pair of Blue and White Transferware Vases

Pair of Blue and White Transferware Vases

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
2016
Sold for:
$338$275

Pair of Blue and White Transferware Vases, China, bottle form, depicting a group of traders and a deer pulling a carriage, six-character Yongzheng mark on base, ht. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Cheyenne Beaded Hide Girl's Dress

Cheyenne Beaded Hide Girl's Dress

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Cheyenne Beaded Hide Girl's Dress, c. 1900, of classic form with fringed edges, yellow stained yoke, red/brown painted detail, the beaded strips and detail done using multicolored glass and metallic More ...

Winckworth Allan Gay (American, 1821-1910)      Silk Road Traders at the Gate of the Great Wall of China

Winckworth Allan Gay (American, 1821-1910) Silk Road Traders at the Gate of the Great Wall of China

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Winckworth Allan Gay (American, 1821-1910) Silk Road Traders at the Gate of the Great Wall of China Signed and dated "W. Allan Gay 1883" l.l. Oil on canvas, 16 x 26 in. (40.7 x 66.0 cm), More ...

Chinese School, Early 19th Century      River Landscape with Chinese Domestic Scene.

Chinese School, Early 19th Century River Landscape with Chinese Domestic Scene.

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Chinese School, Early 19th Century River Landscape with Chinese Domestic Scene. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, depicting figures engaged in various pursuits, several types of river vessels, wooden More ...

Brown-glazed Stoneware Face Jug

Brown-glazed Stoneware Face Jug

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Brown-glazed Stoneware Face Jug, southern United States, third quarter 19th century, with applied finger handle, hand-modeled facial features, and eleven individually placed kaolin teeth, ht. 7 More ...

Twenty-one Books on Chinese Export Art

Twenty-one Books on Chinese Export Art

Auction:
2762B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Nov 22, 2014
Lot:
609
Sold for:
$677$550

Twenty-one Books on Chinese Export Art, including Jorg and van Campen, Chinese Ceramics...Rijksmuseum; Rinaldi, Kraak Porcelain; Howard, Choice of the Private Trader; Forbes, Chinese Silver; and More ...

Pair of Cheyenne Beaded Hide Infant's Moccasins

Pair of Cheyenne Beaded Hide Infant's Moccasins

Auction:
2745B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 06, 2014
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Pair of Cheyenne Beaded Hide Infant's Moccasins, c. last quarter 19th century, stained yellow and with a thunderbird on the vamp, "pony trader" blue background, lg. 4 in. More ...

Plains Cree Buffalo Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Plains Cree Buffalo Hide Bowcase and Quiver

Auction:
2745B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 06, 2014
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$55,350$45,000

Plains Cree Buffalo Hide Bowcase and Quiver, c. third quarter 19th century, bowcase and quiver with fringe and decorated with multicolored geometric panels using small seed beads, some faceted. The More ...

Cast Iron "Traders Bank" Still Bank

Cast Iron "Traders Bank" Still Bank

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
656
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Cast Iron "Traders Bank" Still Bank, Canada, c. 1891, the large building with front and rear hinged facades reading "Traders Bank Yonge St.," the roof engraved "Property of the Traders Bank of More ...

Brown-glazed Stoneware Face Jug

Brown-glazed Stoneware Face Jug

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
835
Unsold
 

Brown-glazed Stoneware Face Jug, southern United States, third quarter 19th century, with applied finger handle, hand-modeled facial features, and eleven individually placed kaolin teeth, ht. 7 More ...

McKenney, Thomas Loraine (1785-1859) and James Hall (1793-1868) Ki-On-Twoc-Ky, or Cornplant

McKenney, Thomas Loraine (1785-1859) and James Hall (1793-1868) Ki-On-Twoc-Ky, or Cornplant

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
370
Unsold
 

McKenney, Thomas Loraine (1785-1859) and James Hall (1793-1868) Ki-On-Twoc-Ky, or Cornplant. [from] The History of the Indian Tribes of North America. Philadelphia: E.C. Biddle, 1836. Hand-colored More ...

Twenty-one Books on Chinese Export Art

Twenty-one Books on Chinese Export Art

Auction:
2719B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 27, 2014
Lot:
865
Unsold
 

Twenty-one Books on Chinese Export Art, including Jorg and van Campen, Chinese Ceramics...Rijksmuseum; Rinaldi, Kraak Porcelain; Howard, Choice of the Private Trader; Forbes, Chinese Silver; and More ...

Twenty Books on Chinese Export Art

Twenty Books on Chinese Export Art

Auction:
2719B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 27, 2014
Lot:
866
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Twenty Books on Chinese Export Art, including Howard and Ayers, China for the West (2 vols.); Litzenburg, Chinese Export Porcelain...Reeves Center; Veiga, Chinese Export Porcelain...Brazilian More ...

Chinese Export Porcelain Plate with Valentine or Altar of Love Pattern

Chinese Export Porcelain Plate with Valentine or Altar of Love Pattern

Auction:
2710B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2014
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Chinese Export Porcelain Plate with Valentine or Altar of Love Pattern, mid-18th century, decorated with emblems of love in a landscape setting, with gilt European scroll and shell border, (minor More ...

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Lakota Beaded Buffalo Hide Moccasins, c. 1880, multicolored geometric and cross devices on a pony trader blue background, (tears to hide), lg. 10 in. Provenance: Purportedly from the collection More ...

Cree Beaded Cloth Shot Pouch

Cree Beaded Cloth Shot Pouch

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
160
Unsold
 

Cree Beaded Cloth Shot Pouch, c. mid-19th century, red trade cloth pouch with cotton lining, partially beaded with a bilateral floral design in pony trader blue, black beads, the blue trade cloth More ...

Ballantyne, Robert Michael (1825-1894) Six Volumes.

Ballantyne, Robert Michael (1825-1894) Six Volumes.

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$60$60

Ballantyne, Robert Michael (1825-1894) Six Volumes. The Gorilla Hunters, London: Patridge, [n.d.]; Digging for Gold, London: Nisbet & Co., [n.d.]; The Young Trawler, London: Nisbet & Co., 1886; The More ...

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$57,000$47,500

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace, assembled by Milford Chandler (1889-1981), constructed with an otter skin painted red beadson the hide side, the head with a black and white beaded strip on red More ...

Rare Plains Pony, Seed Bead, and Quilled Hide Shirt

Rare Plains Pony, Seed Bead, and Quilled Hide Shirt

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$144,000$120,000

Rare Plains Pony, Seed Bead, and Quilled Hide Shirt, c. mid-19th century, the body of the shirt fringed at the edges and with sides open to the underarm with remnant yellow ochre overall, the More ...