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Large Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Nerikomi Blue Pottery Bowl

Large Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Nerikomi Blue Pottery Bowl

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
367
Unsold
 

Large Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Nerikomi Blue Pottery Bowl Ceramic Massachusetts Layers of clay, some with oxides, stacked and turned to create the same colors on the interior and exterior, ht. 6 More ...

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958)    Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$923$750

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen. Dedicated and signed "TO RIGMOR/A. MORANG" l.c. Oil on academy board, 23 7/8 x 17 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Sikh Period Rumal Shawl

Sikh Period Rumal Shawl

Auction:
3054B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2017
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Sikh Period Rumal Shawl, Kashmir, c. 1830, 6 ft. 4 in. x 6 ft. 1 in. Exhibitions: Silver & Shawls, Sackler Museum, Harvard University, 2005. More ...

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843)      Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler Unsigned, identified and dated "...1801" on a presentation plaque, loan label More ...

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch, designed as a flower with marquise-cut diamond petals, approx. total wt. 2.50 cts., lg. 1 in. Note: Pearl not tested for origin. Note: Lots 381 through 384 More ...

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch, designed as a crescent moon bead-set with single- and old European-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 3.25 cts., lg. 3 1/2 in. Note: Lots 381 through 384 More ...

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$35,670$29,000

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace, composed of seventy-two pearls graduating in size from approx. 4.25 to 8.23 mm, completed by a platinum-topped gold clasp bezel-set with an old mine-cut More ...

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch, centering a step-cut emerald measuring 9.55 x 9.50 x 4.65 mm, surrounded by old European-, old mine-, and rose-cut diamonds, lg. 5/8 in. Note: Accompanied by More ...

Five Egyptian Faience Items

Five Egyptian Faience Items

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2040
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Five Egyptian Faience Items, includes a small charm from the tomb of King Khosmes III. Provenance: Professor Charles Williams Elliot, President of Harvard University from 1869-1909. Tribal More ...

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
401A
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand Gilt metal, iron New Canaan, Connecticut, 20th century The full-body form above artist-designed directionals and shaped concrete base, part of More ...

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
506
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Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand Gilt metal, iron New Canaan, Connecticut, 20th century The full-body form above artist-designed directionals and shaped concrete base, part of More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books. Including: two books that belonged to Bishop, with her signature: J.R. Ackerley's My Dog Tulip, London: Secker & Warburg, 1956, with dust jacket; More ...

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical  , First American Edition.

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical , First American Edition.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$461$375

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical, First American Edition. Philadelphia: Blanchard & Lea, 1859. Octavo, first American edition, illustrated throughout, presented to Henry More ...

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1271
Sold for:
$123$100

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard Class of 1897. Two Harvard sports scrapbooks containing More ...

Radioactivity and Radiology, Six Titles.

Radioactivity and Radiology, Six Titles.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1369
Unsold
 

Radioactivity and Radiology, Six Titles. Including: James Clerk Maxwell's Die Elektrizitat in Elementarer Behandlung, Braunschweig: Von Friedrich Vieweg und Sohn, 1883, first German edition, octavo, More ...

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles.

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1370
Unsold
 

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles. Including: Ernest Rutherford (1871-1937), James Chadwick (1891-1974) and Charles Drummond Ellis's (1895-1980) Radiations from Radioactive Substances, New York: More ...

Far East Ceramic Bulletin

Far East Ceramic Bulletin

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1910
Sold for:
$123$100

Far East Ceramic Bulletin and Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies, Far East Ceramic Bulletin, Ann Arbor, Michigan: Far Eastern Ceramic Group, 1948-1960, (vols. 1-12), bound, half leather with cloth More ...

Langdon Warner, Japanese Sculpture of the Tempyo Period

Langdon Warner, Japanese Sculpture of the Tempyo Period

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1927
Sold for:
$234$190

Langdon Warner, Japanese Sculpture of the Tempyo Period, (James Marshall Plumer, ed.), Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1959, first edition, 219 folio plates laid into a silk-bound box with More ...

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$62$50

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals, Medallic Art Co., New York, 20th century, Walt Whitman, Francis Parkman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, James Kent, Lillian Wald, More ...

Silver Porringer

Silver Porringer

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Silver Porringer, Samuel Minott, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1770, the slightly flared rim on a bulbous body with convex base, the pierced scroll handle engraved "APA" above "JP" and marked on the More ...

Book Slate, Codex-format, American, Late 19th Century.

Book Slate, Codex-format, American, Late 19th Century.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$400$325

Book Slate, Codex-format, American, Late 19th Century. Three slates in wooden frames bound as a book with boards, produced by E.W. Bettinson, Bookbinder, of 7 Brattle Street, Cambridge, a firm that More ...

Fore-edge Paintings, Harvard and Yale.

Fore-edge Paintings, Harvard and Yale.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$677$550

Fore-edge Paintings, Harvard and Yale. The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, London: Murray, 1822, volume one with a view of the Yale College campus; volume two shows Harvard University; bound in More ...

Metcalf, Keyes Dewitt (1889-1983) A Collection of Material Related to the Harvard Librarian.

Metcalf, Keyes Dewitt (1889-1983) A Collection of Material Related to the Harvard Librarian.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$308$250

Metcalf, Keyes Dewitt (1889-1983) A Collection of Material Related to the Harvard Librarian. Including: Metcalf's Master's Degree and Doctorate diplomas from Harvard University, housed in a custom More ...

Jim Dow (American, b. 1942)      Cowboy Sign on the Enchanted Highway near Mandan, North Dakota

Jim Dow (American, b. 1942) Cowboy Sign on the Enchanted Highway near Mandan, North Dakota

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$492$400

Jim Dow (American, b. 1942) Cowboy Sign on the Enchanted Highway near Mandan, North Dakota. Titled, dated, numbered, and signed "...2003 #1/26 Jim Dow" in ink on the recto in the margin l.l. and More ...

Three Framed Prints

Three Framed Prints

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1590
Sold for:
$37$30

Three Framed Prints, two Wortman cartoons and a print depicting Harvard University. More ...

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2775
Unsold
 

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals, Medallic Art Co., New York, 20th century, Walt Whitman, Francis Parkman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, James Kent, Lillian Wald, More ...

Wedgwood Harvard Tercentenary Red Transfer-decorated Punch Bowl and Twelve Cups and Saucers.     Estimate $300-400

Wedgwood Harvard Tercentenary Red Transfer-decorated Punch Bowl and Twelve Cups and Saucers. Estimate $300-400

Auction:
2917T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 14, 2016
Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$308$250

Wedgwood Harvard Tercentenary Red Transfer-decorated Punch Bowl and Twelve Cups and Saucers. More ...

School of Peter Lely (Dutch, 1618-1680)    Portrait of an Elegant Woman with an Ermine-lined Cape

School of Peter Lely (Dutch, 1618-1680) Portrait of an Elegant Woman with an Ermine-lined Cape

Auction:
2917T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 14, 2016
Lot:
1380
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

School of Peter Lely (Dutch, 1618-1680) Portrait of an Elegant Woman with an Ermine-lined Cape. Unsigned, with three Fogg Art Museum loan labels on the back of the frame. Oil on canvas, 36 x 30 More ...

Small Shaker Pine Wall Cupboard

Small Shaker Pine Wall Cupboard

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$492$400

Small Shaker Pine Wall Cupboard, Harvard, Massachusetts, c. 1850-70, iron H-hinges, case refinished, single 12 1/2 x 15-in. raised panel door, single wooden knob, iron hangers protruding 1 1/4 in. More ...

Scrapbook

Scrapbook

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$584$475

Scrapbook, contents include a cabinet card of a Harvard, Massachusetts, street scene, image ht. 4 3/4, wd. 7 1/2; eight postcards from Canterbury, New Hampshire, Sabbath Day Lake, Maine, and More ...