Austria. Circa 1890. The Mackerel Vender. The warm black rim with rouletted gilt paste scroll and foliate border, with Chinoiserie vignettes in cartouches, the cavetto with gilt geometric foliate designs centering the well, painted in polychrome enamels with the scene of the fish seller, revealing her wares on the steps of a home, to the maid and cook at the door. Signed, lower right, at 7 oclock, Wagner, underlined. The back with blue beehive mark gilt foliate designs over underglaze blue marks. Maquereaux Maquereaux /Frais et gros to underside in black enamel script. Indistinct red enamel numerals to foot. Approximate dimensions: 10 Diameter.. Condition: Very good condition no visible losses chips damages or restoration. A few extremely minor and light scratches to surface..
Woven in grays, black, white, and red. Label to corner with weavers name and other information. Approximate dimensions: 8 feet x 4 feet 11 inches.. Condition: Very good condition overall. Frayed spot to one edge, with light fraying in several other spots.
Central medallions on eight panels, cream and black border, woven in blues, green, reds, black, cream, and browns. Approximate dimensions: 12 feet 4 inches x 2 feet 7 inches.. Condition: Some wear throughout. Fraying and some unraveling to the ends, minor fringe loss. Staples to one end.
James Henry Haseltine, Bust of Mrs. Frank M. Pixley
(American, 1833-1907), Bust of Mrs. Frank M. Pixley, 1871, marble, Approximate dimensions: 29 x 20 x 9.5 inches.. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Fine Art Museums of San Francisco Condition: Light wear throughout.
James Henry Haseltine Marble Bust of Frank M. Pixley
1871. James Henry Haseltine, (1833-1907) the head separated from the bust. Approximate dimensions: Head 14 inches high, bust 13 high x 24 inches wide.. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Fine Art Museums of San Francisco Condition: Significant repairs to the bust portion. Break to the neck areas separated the head from the bust.
(Late 19th Century), Slave rescuing a young boy, bronze with patina, overall: 27.5 x 12 x 10.5 inches, Plinth inscribed Monbur, Medaille Beaux Arts 1885 and Acquis par la Ville de Paris, impressed EV1805.
Featuring baguette-cut and full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.15 cttw., accented by square-cut sapphires weighing a total of approximately 0.50 cttw., set in an 18k white gold hinged bangle bracelet mounting with pressure clasp. Gross Weight: 8.9 dwts
Featuring tapered baguette-cut and full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 9.90 cttw., set in a matte blackened sterling silver hinged bangle mounting measuring approximately 19 mm in width, completed by a 14k yellow gold tongue and groove clasp with two silver figure eight safeties and an internal diameter of approximately 58 mm. Gross Weight: 37.5 dwts
Featuring one pear-cut ruby weighing approximately 1.35 ct., accented by baguette-cut and full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.85 cttw., set in an 18k white gold mounting with yellow gold prongs. Size: 6 3/4, Gross Weight: 3.5 dwts
Each centering one oval shaped opal cabochon measuring approximately 13.4 x 9.3 mm, accented by one pear-cut and four oval-cut emeralds, further enhanced by round-cut diamonds, set in a blackened sterling silver mounting measuring approximately 69 x 28 mm. Total emerald weight for the pair is approximately 12.60 cttw. Total diamond weight for the pair is approximately 5.50 cttw. Gross Weight: 12.7 dwts
Iliana Demantoid Garnet, Diamond, 18k White Gold Ring
Featuring one pear-cut demantoid garnet weighing approximately 0.60 ct., accented by round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.25 cttw., set in an 18k white gold mounting. Size: 6 3/4, Gross Weight: 3.0 dwts
Featuring seven diamond slices, accented by several faceted diamond beads, set in an 18k yellow gold mounting, forming a 36 inch necklace. Gross Weight: 6.9 dwts Note: Diamonds not tested for origin of color.
Composed of one hundred and forty-two opal beads ranging in size from approximately 7.5 mm to 4.6 mm, completed by a diamond, 18k yellow gold bean shaped clasp, forming a graduated 19 inch necklace. Gross Weight: 10.2 dwts
Featuring one boulder opal measuring approximately 16 x 12 mm, accented by round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.30 cttw., set in an 18k yellow gold mounting measuring approximately 32 x 18 mm. Gross Weight: 2.7 dwts
Of soft pale celadon green color, the thin blade tapering from the handle towards the broader, slightly beveled and curved cutting edge, the handle pierced with a hole. Height 13 inches (33 cm). Condition: Some chips.
Of compressed baluster form with two handles, the everted rim with brown glaze edge, covered overall with pale green glaze suffused with a network ofrusset crackles, the bottom ring remains unglazed. Height 10 3/8 inches (26.3 cm). Condition: Some wear and dents.
The roundel panel and exterior wall decorated with mirrored Pheonix images amid clouds, all between double circle borders, the bottom inscribed a six-characters Daoguang mark. Diameter 6 3/4 inches (17.1 cm).
The interior painted an gilt iron-red dragon medallion amid colorful butterflies, all inside of a band of flowers and four panels with lingzhi, peach, and ruyi scepter, the exterior decorated with four floral stems, a six-characters Tongzhi mark in underglaze blue to the reentrant base. Diameter 8 1/8 inches (20.6 cm).
Of compressed pear body rising from a slightly tapered foot, two gilt handles attached on the shoulder, the lime green body decorated with two panels of peony flowers landscape setting in the white ground, the bottom and interior remains white ground, a six-character Qianlong mark to the reentrant base. Height 8 1/4 inches (20.9 cm). Condition: Some cracks on the handle.
Of slender baluster form, the body finely enameled with a confronting dragon amongst flames, all above a band of crashing waves, a six-character apocryphal Kangxi marks in underglazed blue to the recessed base. Height 15 inches (38.1 cm).
Attrib. to Jiao Bingzhen (1689-1726) Painting Album
A set of eight leaves mounted as an album, ink and color on paper, each leaf approximately 7 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches (19.05 x21.59 cm), each leaf inscribed the name of the figure on the upper right corner in regular script, the last leaf with signature: Xue Tang Jiao Bingzhen and two artist seals.
Dimension of the cover: 9 1/4 x 12 inches ( 23.49 x 30.48 cm). Condition: Foxing, discoloration, fabric on covers tore and wore. x
Ink and color on silk hanging scroll, landscape in the blue and green pigment style. Inscribed: Qiu Ying and red seals. Image only: 37 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches (95.2 x 50.1 cm). Condition: Tear and silk losses.
Comprising 12 tablespoons, and 12 dinner forks with VC monograms to the reverse original case included. Marked undulating ribbon over D / A over 800 Approximate weight: 1,660 grams.. Condition: Surface wear throughout, several tines with bends. Wear to case included a missing clasp.
Comprising International compote, pair of International bowls, Reed Barton serving dish with monogram, Reed Barton small oval bowl, Gorham dish, Gorham small bowl, Gorham oval dish with scalloped edge, Fisher reticulated bowl, Fisher small dish, Stieff small bowl, Lunt dish, and a pepper shaker pair. All with appropriate markings. Approximate dimensions overall: 4 high x 10 inches diameter.Approximate weight: 2,192 grams.. Condition: Light wear throughout.
14 Sterling Flatware Articles including Gorham Spade
Including seven souvenir spoons by Wallace, Durgin, etc. for Atlanta Los Angeles Chicago, etc. a Merry Christmas spoon five additional spoons and a Gorham ice cream spade with bright engraved pattern. Approximate weight: 370 grams. Approximate dimensions: 9 3/4 overall.. Condition Good condition, overall each item with some scratching and wear.