Discovery Auction

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02116 Boston, MA
United States
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Date of the auction: 17.11.2005

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Lot of Three Framed Floral WatercolorsLot of Three Framed Floral Watercolors

Lot of Three Framed Floral Watercolors, late 19th century, each signed "M.E. Joslyn", largest 24 1/2 x 30 in., framed, (foxed, staining). Provenance: A Massachusetts library

Lot #: 52

Estimate: US$300 - US$350

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Continental Porcelain Nodder Figure of a Stylized Asian Woman with a...

Continental Porcelain Nodder Figure of a Stylized Asian Woman with a Fan

Lot #: 53

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Lot of Three American School Watercolor LandscapesLot of Three American...

Lot of Three American School Watercolor Landscapes, two signed "W. B. Allen", other unsigned, largest 31 x 25 in., each framed

Lot #: 54

Estimate: US$125 - US$150

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Two Blue Decorated Earthenware DishesTwo Blue Decorated Earthenware Dishes

Two Blue Decorated Earthenware Dishes, a Copeland handpainted charger, dia. 14 1/2; with a delft plate, dia. 9 7/8 in

Lot #: 56

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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American School, 19th CenturyAmerican School, 19th Century

American School, 19th Century, Wooded Landscape, inscribed "W. B. Allen", watercolor on paper, 25 x 21 in., framed

Lot #: 57

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Three Etchings on PaperThree Etchings on Paper

Three Etchings on Paper, early 20th century, depicting St. Martins Church, London; Flower Market, Florence; and Westminster, London; each signed in pencil "Hedley Fitton", largest 28 x 21 1/2 in., framed

Lot #: 58

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Two Handpainted Porcelain Table ArticlesTwo Handpainted Porcelain Table...

Two Handpainted Porcelain Table Articles, punch bowl with citrus branches, and a vase with spider mums

Lot #: 59

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Lot of Five Framed Works on PaperLot of Five Framed Works on Paper

Lot of Five Framed Works on Paper, including a floral study, an equestrian portrait, a boy with a bird, two landscapes, various artists, techniques, and sizes, all framed

Lot #: 60

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Five Asian Carved Ivory Figures and Ornaments, and a Cribbage Board.Five...

Five Asian Carved Ivory Figures and Ornaments, and a Cribbage Board

Lot #: 61

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Patinated Metal Viking Boat ModelPatinated Metal Viking Boat Model

Patinated Metal Viking Boat Model, on wooden stand

Lot #: 62

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Four Miniature Tortoiseshell Veneered Musical Instruments and Two...

Four Miniature Tortoiseshell Veneered Musical Instruments and Two Meerschaum Pipes

Lot #: 64

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Renaissance-style Cast Gilt-metal Jewel CasketRenaissance-style Cast...

Renaissance-style Cast Gilt-metal Jewel Casket, with relief scenes and strapwork decoration

Lot #: 65

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Lot of Five PrintsLot of Five Prints

Lot of Five Prints various subjects and artists including Philip Kappel, A.H. Haig, Frederick Robbins, Elizabeth O'Neill Verner and Arthur William Heintzelman, framed

Lot #: 67

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Two Sevres-style Gilt Ormolu Mounted Handpainted Porcelain VasesTwo...

Two Sevres-style Gilt Ormolu Mounted Handpainted Porcelain Vases, one with cover, (imperfections, one with damage

Lot #: 68

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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French Bisque Figure of a Boy in Fancy DressFrench Bisque Figure of a Boy...

French Bisque Figure of a Boy in Fancy Dress, enamel and gilt decorated

Lot #: 70

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Cranberry Glass and Ormolu Oil Lamp with Etched Glass Shade.Cranberry Glass...

Cranberry Glass and Ormolu Oil Lamp with Etched Glass Shade

Lot #: 71

Estimate: US$175 - US$225

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Portrait of the Ship GinaPortrait of the Ship Gina

Portrait of the Ship Gina, signed "E. Roberto", watercolor and gouache on paper, 17 3/4 x 22 in., framed

Lot #: 72

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Autumn LandscapeAutumn Landscape

Autumn Landscape, signed indistinctly "Porter" on verso, oil on Masonite, 23 x 28 in., framed

Lot #: 73

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Set of Thirteen Pieces of Worcester PorcelainSet of Thirteen Pieces of...

Set of Thirteen Pieces of Worcester Porcelain, seven cups, six saucers

Lot #: 74

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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American School, 19th Century, LandscapeAmerican School, 19th Century...

American School, 19th Century, Landscape, signed "W. B. Allen", 20 x 25 1/2 in., framed

Lot #: 75

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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French Art Glass Vase and Two Pieces of Art Pottery.French Art Glass Vase...

French Art Glass Vase and Two Pieces of Art Pottery

Lot #: 77

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Dusky LandscapeDusky Landscape

Dusky Landscape, signed "Fontana", oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in., framed

Lot #: 78

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Indo-Persian Brass Jardiniere and a Large Repousse Brass...

Indo-Persian Brass Jardiniere and a Large Repousse Brass Charger

Lot #: 79

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Nine Assorted Asian Carved Ivory Figures.Nine Assorted Asian Carved Ivory...

Nine Assorted Asian Carved Ivory Figures

Lot #: 80

Estimate: US$500 - US$1,100

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Primitive Landscape with CottagePrimitive Landscape with Cottage

Primitive Landscape with Cottage, 20th century, oil on artist's board, signed "A. Richards", 19 3/4 x 23 3/4 in., framed

Lot #: 81

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Five Pieces of Assorted Art GlassFive Pieces of Assorted Art Glass

Five Pieces of Assorted Art Glass, a Verlys bowl, a Tapio Wirkkala vase for Ittala, a Tiffany and Co. glass pyramid, a rectangular Strombergshyttan vase, and a transparent gray glass vase

Lot #: 82

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Gaudy Welsh Chamber Pot.Gaudy Welsh Chamber Pot.

Gaudy Welsh Chamber Pot

Lot #: 83

Estimate: US$30 - US$40

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Framed Landscape of the Bravo Coast, SpainFramed Landscape of the Bravo...

Framed Landscape of the Bravo Coast, Spain, signed "Lindaburg", oil on panel, 28 1/2 x 34 1/2 in

Lot #: 84

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Elbert Hubbard's Scrap BookElbert Hubbard's Scrap Book

Elbert Hubbard's Scrap Book, 1923, printed by the Roycrofters, distributed by W.M.H. Wise & Co., (losses

Lot #: 86

Estimate: US$35 - US$50

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Mediterranean LandscapeMediterranean Landscape

Mediterranean Landscape, signed "P. Toretti", oil on canvas, 27 3/4 x 35 in., framed

Lot #: 87

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005