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Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1002
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter, 26 March 1799. Quarto-format laid paper bifolium with self-envelope and intact wax seal inscribed over one and a half pages. To William Vans Murray More ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1050
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

Morris, Robert (1734-1806) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 November 1794.

Morris, Robert (1734-1806) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 November 1794.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1072
Estimate:
$2,000 - $2,500

Morris, Robert (1734-1806) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 November 1794. Philadelphia: Zachariah Poulson, Junior, [n.d., circa 1794.] Folio laid paper bifolium printed by letterpress and fulfilled by More ...

Wyeth, Andrew (1917-2009) Archive of Forty-three Signed Autograph Letters and Notes, with Sketches, Port Clyde, Maine; Chadds Ford, Pen

Wyeth, Andrew (1917-2009) Archive of Forty-three Signed Autograph Letters and Notes, with Sketches, Port Clyde, Maine; Chadds Ford, Pen

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1106
Estimate:
$80,000 - $120,000

Wyeth, Andrew (1917-2009) Archive of Forty-three Signed Autograph Letters and Notes, with Sketches, Port Clyde, Maine; Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, August 1, 1937-March 24, 1939. A large group of More ...

Cheffetz, Asa (1897-1965) Poe (a Study)

Cheffetz, Asa (1897-1965) Poe (a Study)

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1486
Estimate:
$200 - $400

Cheffetz, Asa (1897-1965) Poe (a Study). Signed "Asa Cheffetz imp.", with a hand-written quote from Edgar Allan Poe's "The Raven" matted beneath the print, identified on an exhibition label (see More ...

Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, & North Carolina. Joshua Fry (1699-1754) and Peter Jefferson (1708-1757) A Map of the mos

Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, & North Carolina. Joshua Fry (1699-1754) and Peter Jefferson (1708-1757) A Map of the mos

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1585
Estimate:
$10,000 - $12,000

Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, & North Carolina. Joshua Fry (1699-1754) and Peter Jefferson (1708-1757) A Map of the most Inhabited Part of Virginia. London: for Robert Sayer & Thomas More ...

Zatta, Antonio (fl. 1757-1797) Le Colonie Unite dell'America Settentr[iona]le. Di Nuovo Projezione.

Zatta, Antonio (fl. 1757-1797) Le Colonie Unite dell'America Settentr[iona]le. Di Nuovo Projezione.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1592
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Zatta, Antonio (fl. 1757-1797) Le Colonie Unite dell'America Settentr[iona]le. Di Nuovo Projezione. Venice: Antonio Zatta, 1778. Folio, fifteen double page engraved maps (including the double page More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      McGovern for McGovernment

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) McGovern for McGovernment

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) McGovern for McGovernment, 1972, edition of 200, published by Styria Studio Ltd., New York. Signed "Calder" in pencil l.r., numbered "191/200" in pencil More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)      Antonio Castellucci Tombstone, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Antonio Castellucci Tombstone, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
140
Unsold
 

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Antonio Castellucci Tombstone, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1935, printed later. Unsigned, Lunn Gallery Stamp on the mount verso at center. Gelatin silver print More ...

Herminie Henriette Gudin (French, 1825-c. 1876)      Fishing Vessels on a Sunlit Shore

Herminie Henriette Gudin (French, 1825-c. 1876) Fishing Vessels on a Sunlit Shore

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Herminie Henriette Gudin (French, 1825-c. 1876) Fishing Vessels on a Sunlit Shore Signed "H. Gudin" l.l., misattributed to Hans Frederick Gude in an inscription on the reverse. Oil on panel, 5 More ...

Chester Beach (American, 1881-1956)      Vortex

Chester Beach (American, 1881-1956) Vortex

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Chester Beach (American, 1881-1956) Vortex Monogrammed, inscribed, and dated "CB [circular] ROME 1912" on the right side edge. Marble, 14 x 14 1/4 x 5 in. (35.6 x 36.2 x 12.7 cm). Condition: More ...

Maurice Molarsky (American, 1885-1950)      The Loge

Maurice Molarsky (American, 1885-1950) The Loge

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Maurice Molarsky (American, 1885-1950) The Loge or Saturday Night at the Orchestra Concert Signed "M Molarsky" c.l., titled on labels affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in. (40.6 More ...

Slipware-decorated Plate

Slipware-decorated Plate

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1066
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Slipware-decorated Plate, Pennsylvania, 20th century, with yellow tulips, green leaves, and black lines and dots, date scratched into center "1821," dia. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Five Framed Engravings

Five Framed Engravings

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1179
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Five Framed Engravings, John Dainty's "Washington Family," Nathaniel Currier's "Wm. Penn's Treaty with the Indians when he Founded the Province of Pennsylvania," Currier and Ives' "John Brown," a More ...

American Violin, George S. Mack, Silver Creek, 1914

American Violin, George S. Mack, Silver Creek, 1914

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$369$300

American Violin, George S. Mack, Silver Creek, 1914, labeled Made by G.S. Mack/Silver Creek on Lake Erie/U.S.A. 1914, length of back 358 mm, with case. More ...

Framed Oversized Cabinet Card of Chief "Grass" by J.N. Choate

Framed Oversized Cabinet Card of Chief "Grass" by J.N. Choate

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$154$125

Framed Oversized Cabinet Card of Chief "Grass" by J.N. Choate, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, frame size 14 1/2 x 11 1/8 in. More ...

Framed Imperial Cabinet Card of "Fire Thunder"

Framed Imperial Cabinet Card of "Fire Thunder"

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$154$125

Framed Imperial Cabinet Card of "Fire Thunder" by J.N. Choate, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, frame size 14 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. More ...

Hamilton 992-B "Railway Special" Open-face Watch

Hamilton 992-B "Railway Special" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$492$400

Hamilton 992-B "Railway Special" Open-face Watch, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, no. C248138, dial with sunk seconds marked Hamilton, Railway Special, blued spade and whip hands, stem-wind, lever-set, More ...

Hamilton 992-B "Railway Special" Open-face Watch

Hamilton 992-B "Railway Special" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$554$450

Hamilton 992-B "Railway Special" Open-face Watch, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, no. C34534, double sunk dial marked Hamilton, Railway Special, blued spade and whip hands, stem-wind, lever-set, damascened More ...

Lancaster 14kt Gold Hunter Case Watch

Lancaster 14kt Gold Hunter Case Watch

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Lancaster 14kt Gold Hunter Case Watch, Pennsylvania, no. 410751, sunk seconds enamel roman numeral dial marked Lancaster, Pa., stem-wind, lever-set, damascened nickel movement marked with the number More ...

Hamilton 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Hamilton 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$554$450

Hamilton 14kt Gold Open-face Watch, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, no. 1752662, sunk seconds enamel arabic numeral dial marked Hamilton, blued-steel hands, damascened nickel bar-type movement marked with More ...

James W. Queen & Co. 4-inch Refractor Telescope

James W. Queen & Co. 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

James W. Queen & Co. 4-inch Refractor Telescope, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, late 19th/early 20th century, 44-in. steel main tube with lacquered brass ocular and objective ends, engraved on collar More ...

Two  R.J. Beck Monocular Microscopes

Two R.J. Beck Monocular Microscopes

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Two R.J. Beck Monocular Microscopes, London and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass draw tube, and anodized sleeve, square stage, "U" foot base marked R&J Beck London 7285/ J.W. Queen & Co. More ...

Complete Set of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Complete Set of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Complete Set of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards, Meadville, Pennsylvania, "Tour of the World" volumes I-XXIV, in blue cloth bound and gilt cases, and two original Telebinocular viewers, More ...

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$677$550

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards, Meadville, Pennsylvania, Volumes I-XI of "Scenic America" and "American History," all bound in blue cloth and gilt cases, approx. 600 More ...

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$554$450

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards, Meadville, Pennsylvania, volumes I-XI of "Primary," volumes I and II each of "Birds," "Flowers," and "Animals," and a set marked More ...

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards, Meadville, Pennsylvania, volumes I-VIII of "World War," and volume I of "Egypt," "Mexico," Scandinavia," "England," "China," and "France," More ...

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Cased Sets of Keystone View Co. Stereoview Library Cards, Meadville, Pennsylvania, volumes I of "Land, Air, Water Transportation," "Golf," "Cowboys," "Indians," "Selected Subjects," and "A Century More ...

D. Frank (Sully) Sullivan (American, 1892-1967)      Winding Road Through a Snowy Landscape

D. Frank (Sully) Sullivan (American, 1892-1967) Winding Road Through a Snowy Landscape

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1222
Sold for:
$62$50

D. Frank (Sully) Sullivan (American, 1892-1967) Winding Road Through a Snowy Landscape. Unsigned, a label from Geisler Brothers Art Dealers, Pittsburgh, on the frame backing paper. Oil on board, More ...

Framed Map of Pennsylvania and a Birch Lap Desk

Framed Map of Pennsylvania and a Birch Lap Desk

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$25$20

Framed Map of Pennsylvania and a Birch Lap Desk, wd. to 31 1/2 in. More ...