Important Americana: Silver, Chinese Export, and Prints

Sotheby's
New York

Date of the auction: 22.01.2021

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An American Silver Small Tankard, Johannis Nys, Philadelphia, dated 1716

An American Silver Small Tankard, Johannis Nys, Philadelphia, dated 1716 tapered cylindrical, applied with cut-card work above molded baseband, flat domed cover with shaped front lip, cocoon thumbpiece, scroll handle engraved SP flanking a tulip, shield-form terminal, the base with presentation

Lot #: 401

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Tankard, Elias Pelletreau, Southampton, Long Island...

An American Silver Tankard, Elias Pelletreau, Southampton, Long Island, circa 1750-60 tapered cylindrical with molded foot rim, flat-domed cover engraved with contemporary interlaced cypher C S V in running leaf circle surrounded by later initials, with shaped front and lobate scroll thumbpiece, the

Lot #: 402

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Coffee Pot, Samuel Casey, South Kingstown, RI, circa 1755-60

Property from the Star CollectionAn American Silver Coffee Pot, Samuel Casey, South Kingstown, RI, circa 1755-60 leaf-capped spout, handle headed by a shellmarked on base S:CASEY in rectangle31 oz 10 dwt gross976.5 gheight 10 in.25.4 cmCondition reportSome minor dings; overall good condition. The

Lot #: 403

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Coffee Pot, John David, Philadelphia, circa 1770

Property from the Star CollectionAn American Silver Coffee Pot, John David, Philadelphia, circa 1770 engraved one side with foliate monogram EMGmarked on base IDAVID in rectangle40 oz 10 dwt gross1256 gheight 13 3/4 in.35 cmCondition reportWood handle replaced. Overall good condition. The lot is

Lot #: 404

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Large Tablespoon, Paul Revere Jr., Boston, circa 1785

An American Silver Large Tablespoon, Paul Revere Jr., Boston, circa 1785 oval-ended, engraved with contemporary script monogram JSD, the bowl back with long dropmarked REVERE (Kane mark D) a third of the way down the handle2 oz62 glength 8 7/8 in.22.5 cmCondition reportBowl tip slightly worn

Lot #: 405

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Tablespoon, Paul Revere Jr., Boston, circa 1785

An American Silver Tablespoon, Paul Revere Jr., Boston, circa 1785 pointed-end, engraved with contemporary foliate monogram HV in bright-cut frame with three pendant husksmarked on back above center REVERE, (Kane mark D)1 oz 10 dwt46.65 glength 8 1/2 in.21.7 cmCondition reportGood condition. The lot

Lot #: 406

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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Two American Silver Teaspoons, Paul Revere Jr., Boston, circa 1795 and...

Two American Silver Teaspoons, Paul Revere Jr., Boston, circa 1795 and circa 1775 the first bright-cut and engraved with script monogram SSP,marked on back below center, .REVERE, (Kane mark B); the second with scroll-back bowl and feather-edge border and engraved with initials DFmarked on back near

Lot #: 407

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Coffee Pot, Joseph Richardson Jr., Philadelphia, circa 1800

An American Silver Coffee Pot, Joseph Richardson Jr., Philadelphia, circa 1800 on a scalloped base with matching body, the spout fluted, with fluting repeated on the urn finialmarked on underside I.R twice in rectangle and with scratch weight 33 = 436.4 oz. gross1132 gheight 14 1/2 in.36.83

Lot #: 408

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Bowl, William Thomson, New York, circa 1800

An American Silver Bowl, William Thomson, New York, circa 1800 of flared octagonal form, the rim engraved with running leaves, the panels outlined with tooled border, the interior with incised lines following the form, on stepped footed basemaker's mark to underside W. Thomson in script and

Lot #: 409

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Rare Silver Nutmeg Grater, Peter Bentzon, St. Croix and Philadelphia...

A Rare Silver Nutmeg Grater, Peter Bentzon, St. Croix and Philadelphia, circa 1810-20 of oval form, hinged cover and base, the latter with flush hinge, steel rasp, geometric engraved lines to top and bottommarked on top and base covers P. BENTZON capitals in rectangle, that on base with P not

Lot #: 410

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A French Silver Covered Tureen with de Peyster Presentation...

A French Silver Covered Tureen with de Peyster Presentation, Désiré-Toussaint Legrand, Paris, dated 1830 of oval form with grapevine motif on handles and finial, chased and engraved banding on foot and cover rim, the handle topped by a spread-winged eagle, with inscription that reads:As a committee

Lot #: 411

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans...

A Rare American Southern Silver Six-Piece Tea Set, S&B Brower, New Orleans, 1834-1842 comprising a coffee pot, two tea pots, a covered sugar bowl, creamer, and waste bowl, with lobed bodies and bases, acanthus scrolling handles, the coffee and teapots with flower spray finals, all with monogram EPL

Lot #: 412

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Water Pitcher, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1856-59

An American Silver Water Pitcher, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1856-59 of baluster form in the Chased Ivy pattern on matted ground, with a reeded handle and pinched spoutmarked on underside Tiffany & Co., English Sterling 925-1000, with two letter M marks, 550 Broadway, and numbered 560 - 540 27

Lot #: 413

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Cat and Mouse Crumb Scoop, circa 1860

An American Silver Cat and Mouse Crumb Scoop, circa 1860 flared quadrangular with pierced and engraved gallery centered by cast and riveted cat eyeing a mouse applied to the pan, square pistol handle chased with berried foliage on matted panels, engraved with contemporary Medieval style monogram

Lot #: 414

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Water Pitcher, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1878

An American Silver Water Pitcher, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1878 applied with bands of scrolling foliage, flowers, and shells, the handle chased with acanthusmarked on base and numbered 5066-454433 oz1026 gheight 8 1/4 in.21 cmCondition reportSeveral minor dings and some surface wear to high

Lot #: 415

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Small Tureen and Cover, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1880

A Century of Style: Works from the Collection of Audrey ZaudererAn American Silver Small Tureen and Cover, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1880 chased and repoussé all over with dog rose blossoms, ribbon-bound reeded handles and similar finial, engraved with crest, base with floral and foliate

Lot #: 416

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Four-Piece Tea Set with Tray, Design Attributed to...

An American Silver Four-Piece Tea Set with Tray, Design Attributed to Charles Osborne, Tiffany & Co., New York, dated 1882 in Japanese-style, comprising a Teapot, Hot Milk Jug, Creamer, covered Sugar Bowl, and circular Tray, the spot-hammered surfaces with spiral and beaded decoration, the necks

Lot #: 417

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Water Pitcher, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1880

An American Silver Water Pitcher, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1880 of baluster form, the surface spot hammered with stylized cobra head handle, the bottom inscribed "John B. Hutchinson, from Jacob Wendell. January 1st 1881, in token of regard and friendship unbroken through a partnership of more

Lot #: 418

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Soup Tureen and Cover, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1880

An American Silver Soup Tureen and Cover, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1880 with spot-hammered surface, the front applied with etched foliate monogram LCP, with knuckled "whale tail" handles, matching cover with ring finialmarked on base and numbered 5817-185144 oz1368 glength over handles 12 1/4

Lot #: 419

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Pair of American Silver-Gilt Large Wine Coasters, Howard & Co., New York...

A Pair of American Silver-Gilt Large Wine Coasters, Howard & Co., New York, Late 19th Century formed as shallow wirework baskets with applied grapevine rims, concentric ridged silver-gilt centers over wood inserts with felt padsmarked on base rims, stamed 1885 and 188840 oz gross2444 gdiameter 8

Lot #: 420

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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Of New Jersey Interest: A Large American Silver Three-Handled Presentation...

Of New Jersey Interest: A Large American Silver Three-Handled Presentation Cup, Tiffany & Co., New York, 1890-91 of trophy form with a bulbous base supporting a gourd-form body divided by applied laurel stems with owl heads at top, depicting allegorical and historical motifs in three sections, the

Lot #: 421

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Assembled Seven-Piece Tea and Coffee Set and Similar...

A Century of Style: Works from the Collection of Audrey ZaudererAn American Silver Assembled Seven-Piece Tea and Coffee Set and Similar Two-Handled Tray, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1891-1907 baluster bodies with beaded borders and leafy bud finials, the tray with roses and other flowers and

Lot #: 422

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver Mythologique Pattern Flatware Service, Gorham Mfg. Co...

A Century of Style: Works from the Collection of Audrey ZaudererAn American Silver Mythologique Pattern Flatware Service, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, circa 1900 Mythologique pattern, designed by Florentin Antoine Heller and introduced in 1894, comprising: 12 dinner knives 12 lunch knives 12

Lot #: 423

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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An American Silver-Gilt Imperial Pattern Flatware Service, Gorham Mfg. Co...

An American Silver-Gilt Imperial Pattern Flatware Service, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, Retailed by Spaulding & Co., Chicago, Early 20th Century Imperial pattern (introduced in 1891), unengraved, comprising:Top Compartment:12 dinner knives12 lunch knives 12 lunch forks12 dinner forks3 piece

Lot #: 424

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Pair of American Silver Chrysanthemum Pattern Sauce Boats, Tiffany & Co...

A Pair of American Silver Chrysanthemum Pattern Sauce Boats, Tiffany & Co., New York, 1891-1902 oval form bodies with modeled chrysanthemum rim and raised on four matching feet, unengravedmarked on bases and numbered 5715 4508 and 5715 147443 oz1337 gLength 8 ½ in.21.6 cmCondition reportGood

Lot #: 425

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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Two Matching American Silver Grape Stands, Redlich & Co, New York, circa 1900

Two Matching American Silver Grape Stands, Redlich & Co, New York, circa 1900 modelled as large grape leaves with matted satin finish, with openwork vine tendril handles, each on two ball and one tendril supportsmarked on bases and numbered 8475, one retailed by Spaulding & Co., Chicago, the other

Lot #: 426

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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Paris Exposition of 1900 and Buffalo Exposition of 1901: An American Silver...

A Century of Style: Works from the Collection of Audrey ZaudererParis Exposition of 1900 and Buffalo Exposition of 1901: An American Silver Asparagus Dish and Liner, Tiffany & Co., New York, the design attributed to Paulding Farnham, circa 1900 lappet rim and beaded borders, matched on the pierced

Lot #: 427

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Large American Silver Three-Handled Cup, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co...

Property of a New York Private CollectorA Large American Silver Three-Handled Cup, Martelé, Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI, 1902 baluster-form chased with mermaids, dolphins, and waves, three dolphin handles, the heads forming feet, the base engraved "Presented to Philip Washburn Moen by his

Lot #: 428

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Rare American Silver and Glass Viking-Style Inkwell, Design Attributed to...

A Rare American Silver and Glass Viking-Style Inkwell, Design Attributed to Paulding Farnham, Tiffany & Co., New York, circa 1902 with chained strapwork bands ending in and starting from stylized monster heads, the cover crestedmarked on inkwell mount and numbered 15217-4966diameter 7 1/4 in.18.5

Lot #: 429

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021

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A Pair of American Silver Fruit Baskets, Gorham Manufacturing Co...

A Pair of American Silver Fruit Baskets, Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, RI, Early 20th Century of shaped oval form, pierced and applied with swags, the sides with raised center topped by urns, on four paw feet below laurel bandmarked on bases and with date code AQW91 oz2,830 gLength 12 3/8

Lot #: 430

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 22 Jan 2021