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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Inuit Soapstone CarvingInuit Soapstone Carving

Inuit Soapstone Carving, contemporary, depicts two whales floating on the ocean, lg. 14 1/2 in

Lot #: 88

Estimate: US$75 - US$100

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Murano Art Glass Vase.Murano Art Glass Vase.

Murano Art Glass Vase

Lot #: 89

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Hand-colored Print Portrait of Thomas William Coke, Esq. MP for...

Hand-colored Print Portrait of Thomas William Coke, Esq. MP for Norfolk, William Ward engraver, painted and published by Thomas Weaver, Shrewsbury, October 24, 1808, 27 1/2 x 33 1/2 in., framed, (foxed, not examined out of frame, damage to frame). N.B. Sold for the benefit of a university art

Lot #: 90

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Ruby Glass and Metal Lamp Base.Ruby Glass and Metal Lamp Base.

Ruby Glass and Metal Lamp Base

Lot #: 92

Estimate: US$50 - US$75

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Continental School, 19th/20th Century, Still Life with FlowersContinental...

Continental School, 19th/20th Century, Still Life with Flowers, unsigned, oil on panel, 45 1/4 x 35 1/4 in., framed, (warped

Lot #: 93

Estimate: US$150 - US$175

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Continental School, 19th Century, Figures by a Stormy SeaContinental...

Continental School, 19th Century, Figures by a Stormy Sea, unsigned, oil on canvas, 28 x 36 in., framed, (craquelure

Lot #: 94

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Set of Nine Limoges Porcelain Dessert PlatesSet of Nine Limoges Porcelain...

Set of Nine Limoges Porcelain Dessert Plates, with peach and gilt rims, retailed by Bailey, Banks, & Biddle

Lot #: 95

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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American School, 19th Century, Portrait of a Gentleman with a BookAmerican...

American School, 19th Century, Portrait of a Gentleman with a Book, oil on canvas, 40 1/2 x 33 1/2 in., framed, (scuffs

Lot #: 96

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Gemel-form Blown Glass FlaskGemel-form Blown Glass Flask

Gemel-form Blown Glass Flask, England or eastern United States, 19th century, the two-chamber flask in colorless glass with white marbrie decoration and applied white rim, (imperfections), lg. 10 in

Lot #: 97

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Two Unframed Inuit PrintsTwo Unframed Inuit Prints

Two Unframed Inuit Prints stone cut; Playing Kickball with Demons, 18/50, Cape Dorset Boffin Island, Pitseolak; and skin stencil Eskimo Wrestling Two Spirits, 18/50, Cape Dorset. Baffin Island, 1960, Kiakskuk, (damaged

Lot #: 98

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Continental School, 19th centuryContinental School, 19th century

Continental School, 19th century, Cattle Watering, unsigned, oil on canvas, 30 x 46 in., framed

Lot #: 99

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Bronze BasinBronze Basin

Bronze Basin Japan, 19th century, foliate edge, exterior carved with lotus petals, "Spring Rain Hall" marked on the base, dia. 12 1/2 in

Lot #: 100

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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American School, 19th centuryAmerican School, 19th century

American School, 19th century, Still Life of Apples, signed illegibly on verso, oil on canvas, 11 x 17 in., framed

Lot #: 102

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Paris Porcelain Figural BottleParis Porcelain Figural Bottle

Paris Porcelain Figural Bottle, formed as a lady in elegant riding attire

Lot #: 103

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Bronze Figure of a Saucy MonkeyBronze Figure of a Saucy Monkey

Bronze Figure of a Saucy Monkey, Asia or Africa

Lot #: 104

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Four Continental Themed Paintings Including: A Boy Fishing, a Couple on a...

Four Continental Themed Paintings Including: A Boy Fishing, a Couple on a Path and two Spanish Fete Galantes, the latter two signed "Pujol", all framed. Provenance: A Massachusetts library

Lot #: 105

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Five Framed Contemporary Japanese PrintsFive Framed Contemporary Japanese...

Five Framed Contemporary Japanese Prints, various artists and sizes, depicting clovers, waterlilies, birds, trees and mountains, all signed and numbered, measuring 11 x 13 1/4 in

Lot #: 106

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Classical-style White Metal Mantel Garniture and a Small Lidded...

Classical-style White Metal Mantel Garniture and a Small Lidded Box

Lot #: 107

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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American School, 19th Century, Portrait of a Woman in Glasses and...

American School, 19th Century, Portrait of a Woman in Glasses and Bonnet, unsigned, oil on canvas, 35 1/2 x 30 1/2 in, framed, (craquelure

Lot #: 108

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Victorian Three-Bird Diorama.Victorian Three-Bird Diorama.

Victorian Three-Bird Diorama

Lot #: 109

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Abstract Acrylic on PaperAbstract Acrylic on Paper

Abstract Acrylic on Paper, signed "Paul", 38 x 31 1/2 in., matted and framed

Lot #: 111

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Marion Boyd Allen (American, 1862-1941) Portrait of a GentlemanMarion Boyd...

Marion Boyd Allen (American, 1862-1941) Portrait of a Gentleman, signed upper right, oil on canvas, framed, (small tear

Lot #: 112

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Vienna-style Parcel Gilt Porcelain Oval VaseVienna-style Parcel Gilt...

Vienna-style Parcel Gilt Porcelain Oval Vase, painted with roses verso, printed with female portrait recto

Lot #: 113

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Framed Oil on Panel Interior Scene in the Manner of BlythFramed Oil on...

Framed Oil on Panel Interior Scene in the Manner of Blyth, 20 x 19 in., (panel split, craquelure, losses to frame). Provenance: A Massachusetts library

Lot #: 114

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Two Pairs of Brass Single-Light Wall SconcesTwo Pairs of Brass Single-Light...

Two Pairs of Brass Single-Light Wall Sconces, modern, one with square backplate with stylized sun face, the other ovoid

Lot #: 115

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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French Pewter Hot Water JugFrench Pewter Hot Water Jug

French Pewter Hot Water Jug, by Oudart, Lille

Lot #: 116

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Silver Plate Mounted Bull Etched Amethyst Glass Ice Bucket.Silver Plate...

Silver Plate Mounted Bull Etched Amethyst Glass Ice Bucket

Lot #: 118

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Orientalist Scene, 19th CenturyOrientalist Scene, 19th Century

Orientalist Scene, 19th Century, watercolor on paper, signed "W. Glour?", 14 x 18 in., framed, (frame losses

Lot #: 120

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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American School, 19th centuryAmerican School, 19th century

American School, 19th century, Landscape with House, oil on board, unsigned, undated, 12 1/2 x 14 1/2 in

Lot #: 121

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 17 Nov 2005

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Japanese Satsuma Vase.Japanese Satsuma Vase.

Japanese Satsuma Vase

Lot #: 122

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 17 Nov 2005