Lot 207    

Shark Vertebrae Cane
11/17/2012 - Fall Fine and Decorative Art: Live Salesroom Auction
Early 20th century. Body of cane composed of shark's spinal column, silver knob with 10k gold ring, silver and copper tip; lg. 35.5 in.
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<i>Long Gallery, Louvre</i> by James Abbot McNeill Whistler
Lot # 262 - Long Gallery, Louvre by James Abbot McNeill Whistler
James Abbot McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903), 1894. Lithograph on paper, monogram butterfly l.r., embossed stamp The Studio London l.r., catalogue raisonné W 52; 11.75 x 8.5 in. (sheet) > Item Details
Sterling Butter Plates and Tray
Lot # 48 - Sterling Butter Plates and Tray
 American, 20th century.  A 13-piece sterling silver assembled group including one tray marked Sterling with hallmarks for Worden-Munnis Co., active 1940-1964, and twelve butter plates marked Sterling / HFCO; tray dia. 12 in., silver wt. 52.51ozt (1633.5g).  > Item Details
Portrait of Colonel John Whitelocke, After Sir William Beechey
Lot # 66 - Portrait of Colonel John Whitelocke, After Sir William Beechey
19th century. Oil on canvas, unsigned and housed in a period gilt and gesso frame; 30 x 25 in. (sight).  A plaque bearing title of the sitter and artist attribution is attached, and typed label on verso offering the same. > Item Details
Austrian Cold-Painted Bronze Parrot
Lot # 399 - Austrian Cold-Painted Bronze Parrot
Austrian, early 20th century. A cold-painted polychrome bronze parrot having a green body with red accents, marked Austria on underside; ht. 6. 25 in. > Item Details
Maine Goose Neck Wrought Iron Andirons
Lot # 197 - Maine Goose Neck Wrought Iron Andirons
American, ca 1910. A pair of hand-wrought iron Maine goose neck andirons with swan and heart motifs; ht. 24.75, wd. 12, dp. 18 in. (each). > Item Details
American, English, and French Snuff Boxes
Lot # 148 - American, English, and French Snuff Boxes
An English or French circular screw top snuff depicting a young man on the lid, an American pressed leather rectangular box with painted lid, ca 1850s, a French bone and brass snuff box with the owner's initials, "M.M.M." and the date, 1757, along with indecipherable French on fro... > Item Details
Oval Painting of Family Harvesting Wheat
Lot # 291 - Oval Painting of Family Harvesting Wheat
American, 19th century.  Oil on oval canvas, framed; 16.5 x 20.75 in. (sight). > Item Details
<i>Geese Against the Sky</i> by Frank Weston Benson
Lot # 315 - Geese Against the Sky by Frank Weston Benson
Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951).  1915, etching on paper from an edition of 50, signed in graphite l.l., catalogue raisonné; Paff 38; 6 x 11 in. (plate). > Item Details
Traveling Novelty Inkwells
Lot # 218 - Traveling Novelty Inkwells
19th century. An assembled group of ten traveling novelty inkwells including a brass cowboy hat, a basketball, a brass dump weight, a water pump, two doctor's bags, two barrels, a bucket, and a decorative jar; water pump ht. 4 in. > Item Details
Boehm <i>Rufous Hummingbirds</i>
Lot # 404 - Boehm Rufous Hummingbirds
American.  A painted porcelain Rufous Hummingbird figural group with removable flowers, signed Boehm on base, marked Boehm / Limited Edition / Rufous Hummingbird / 487 on bottom; ht. 15 in. > Item Details
Floral Still Life by Sara Hess
Lot # 259 - Floral Still Life by Sara Hess
Sara Hess (American, 1880-1960), 20th century. Oil on board, an impressionist still life, signed l.r.; 16 x 16 in. (sight). > Item Details
Chinese Export Porcelain Cabinet Plates
Lot # 124 - Chinese Export Porcelain Cabinet Plates
Chinese Export. A pair of porcelain cabinet plates, each depicting a tiger in a landscape with flowers, butterflies and birds, the border with florals in reserves and a variety of fish on a green ground; dia. 9.5 in. > Item Details
Moser Enameled Cups
Lot # 84 - Moser Enameled Cups
Continental, 20th century. A group of three Moser enameled footed cups of cranberry glass decorated with applied polychrome and gold enamel foliage; ht. 3 in. > Item Details
Serab Rug
Lot # 458 - Serab Rug
Iranian, 20th century. Serab rug, wool; 3 ft. x 15 ft. (36 in. x 180 in., 91.44 cm x 457.2 cm). > Item Details
<i>Globe Savings Fund</i> Cast Iron Bank
Lot # 210 - Globe Savings Fund Cast Iron Bank
American, ca 1888. A Globe Savings Fund painted cast iron bank in building form, attributed to Kyser & Rex of Frankfort, Pennsylvania, with front door combination lock on hinged door and 1888 date; ht. 7, wd. 6, dp. 4 in. > Item Details
Late Federal Mahogany Chest of Drawers
Lot # 236 - Late Federal Mahogany Chest of Drawers
American (Massachusetts), 19th century. A mahogany bowfront chest of drawers, the case with four drawers, flanked by offset reeded columns with leaf-carved capitals, rising on turned legs; ht. 43.5, wd. 44, dp. 21 in. > Item Details
Old Lyme, Connecticut Painting by Winfield Scott Clime
Lot # 325 - Old Lyme, Connecticut Painting by Winfield Scott Clime
Winfield Scott Clime (American, 1881-1958), 20th century. Oil on canvas board, a winter scene in Old Lyme, signed l.r.; 11.5 x 16 in. (sight). Extensive inscriptions remain on verso, including a note from the artist to the recipient of the painting, a friend; To Mr. and Mrs. Newman Clark, wi... > Item Details
Primitive Scene With Hunters and Farmers
Lot # 292 - Primitive Scene With Hunters and Farmers
American, 19th century. Oil on canvas; 11 x 15.25 in. (sight). > Item Details
Staffordshire Donkeys
Lot # 118 - Staffordshire Donkeys
English, late 19th century.  A pair of painted, porcelain Staffordshire donkeys, each standing on a painted landscape and carrying  baskets, both unmarked; ht. 9, wd. 7.5 in. > Item Details
Louis XV-Style French Mahogany Vitrine
Lot # 348 - Louis XV-Style French Mahogany Vitrine
French, late 19th-early 20th century. A Louis XV-style mahogany vitrine with ormolu mounts, two interior glass shelves, single glass door and glass sides, raised on tapered legs; ht. 53.25, wd. 23.25, dp. 13 in. > Item Details
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