Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Search All Lots

BP BP

Search

Your search has returned 384 results.
Save your search - find out immediately when "Director" is available at auction!

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
274
Unsold
 

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk Unsigned, inscribed faintly "-D- 134/Mrs. HH Fuller-/will call" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 7/8 x 5 7/8 in., More ...

Robert Irwin (American, b. 1928)      Daisetz

Robert Irwin (American, b. 1928) Daisetz

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$47,970$39,000

Robert Irwin (American, b. 1928) Daisetz Signed and dated "Irwin 59" l.r., titled on an exhibition label from The Pasadena Museum affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 66 x 66 in. (167.6 x More ...

Two Gold-filled Intaglio Fobs

Two Gold-filled Intaglio Fobs

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Gold-filled Intaglio Fobs, currently on one ring and black ribbon, lg. to 1 in. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, Cienfuegos, Cuba, and Oyster Bay, Long Island, by descent to Antonio More ...

Four Gentleman's Accessories

Four Gentleman's Accessories

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$369$300

Four Gentleman's Accessories, a 14kt gold manicure tool, a fly lure pendant, a 14kt gold watch chain, and a monogrammed pendant, approx. total 11.7 dwt. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, More ...

14kt Gold Matchbook Case

14kt Gold Matchbook Case

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$584$475

14kt Gold Matchbook Case, inscribed "AP," lg. 2 1/4 in., 17.9 dwt. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, Cienfuegos, Cuba, and Oyster Bay, Long Island, by descent to Antonio Ponvert Jr., More ...

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964)      Juke Box

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964) Juke Box

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$209$170

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964) Juke Box. Initialed "BCM" within the composition l.r., signed and dated "BurtonMorris 00" on the reverse l.r., titled on the reverse u.l., numbered "J-314/2-00" More ...

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Autograph Note Signed, Vienna, 1936.

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Autograph Note Signed, Vienna, 1936.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Autograph Note Signed, Vienna, 1936. Printed thank you note dated May 1936 with four lines in Freud's hand and signature, with holograph envelope, to Gertrude More ...

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce  , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
96
Unsold
 

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's More ...

Sapphire and Diamond Flower Earclips, Evelyn Clothier

Sapphire and Diamond Flower Earclips, Evelyn Clothier

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Sapphire and Diamond Flower Earclips, Evelyn Clothier, each centering a rose-cut diamond measuring approx. 6.00 mm, with circular-cut sapphires and full-cut diamond melee, silver and 18kt gold More ...

Zoran Antonio Music (Slovenian/Italian, 1909-2005)      Nudo (Reclining Nude)

Zoran Antonio Music (Slovenian/Italian, 1909-2005) Nudo (Reclining Nude)

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Zoran Antonio Music (Slovenian/Italian, 1909-2005) Nudo (Reclining Nude) Signed "Music" l.l., titled and dated "...1946" on unattributed labels affixed to the reverse and to the back of the More ...

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (American, 1874-1951)      Study for a Saturday Evening Post   Cover, September 3, 1932

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (American, 1874-1951) Study for a Saturday Evening Post Cover, September 3, 1932

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (American, 1874-1951) Study for a Saturday Evening Post Cover, September 3, 1932 Monogram signature "JCLeyendecker" l.r., identified in an inscription from John A. More ...

Sancai-glazed Camel

Sancai-glazed Camel

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
11
Unsold
 

Sancai-glazed Camel, China, Tang dynasty, standing on a flat rectangular bisque base, mouth open and head turned upwards, saddled, with stand, ht. 25 in. Note: The TL Test issued by H.M. Lai, More ...

Mahogany Chair from the Director's Room of the Boston & Lowell Railroad

Mahogany Chair from the Director's Room of the Boston & Lowell Railroad

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1163
Unsold
 

Mahogany Chair from the Director's Room of the Boston & Lowell Railroad, ht. 33 in. More ...

Art, Fashion, and Design Books Signed by Authors, Artists, Editors, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Art, Fashion, and Design Books Signed by Authors, Artists, Editors, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1460
Sold for:
$62$50

Art, Fashion, and Design Books Signed by Authors, Artists, Editors, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles. Including: Shoemaker of Dreams, the Autobiography of Salvatore Ferragamo, More ...

Attributed to Nicholas S. Cammillieri (Italian, 1762-1860), Katharine Stewart Forbes Lieut Godden Running for Harbour of Valletta, Malt

Attributed to Nicholas S. Cammillieri (Italian, 1762-1860), Katharine Stewart Forbes Lieut Godden Running for Harbour of Valletta, Malt

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
852
Sold for:
$615$500

Attributed to Nicholas S. Cammillieri (Italian, 1762-1860) Katharine Stewart Forbes Lieut Godden Running for Harbour of Valletta, Malta, August 1831 Unsigned, title below image. Watercolor and More ...

Mun, Thomas (1571-1641) England's Treasure by Forraign Trade. Or, the Ballance of our Forraign Trade is the Rule of our Treasure.

Mun, Thomas (1571-1641) England's Treasure by Forraign Trade. Or, the Ballance of our Forraign Trade is the Rule of our Treasure.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
128
Unsold
 

Mun, Thomas (1571-1641) England's Treasure by Forraign Trade. Or, the Ballance of our Forraign Trade is the Rule of our Treasure. London: Printed by J. Flesher for Robert Horne at Gresham-College, More ...

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964)      Juke Box

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964) Juke Box

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1259
Unsold
 

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964) Juke Box. Initialed "BCM" within the composition l.r., signed and dated "BurtonMorris 00" on the reverse l.r., titled on the reverse u.l., numbered "J-314/2-00" More ...

Early Silver Beaker

Early Silver Beaker

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Early Silver Beaker, possibly Rosenheim, 17th century, with a crown rose mark, fox, and "Y," engraved strapwork motif to rim with pendant fruit and foliate swags, ht. 5 in., approx. 4.5 troy oz. More ...

Gustav Stickley Director's Table

Gustav Stickley Director's Table

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Gustav Stickley Director's Table New York, Model no. 631, 1902-04 Thick oak top with deep apron with supports at each end, red joiner's compass signature with Stickley in a rectangular box, ht. More ...

14kt Gold and Lapis Lazuli Seal Ring

14kt Gold and Lapis Lazuli Seal Ring

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3130
Sold for:
$584$475

14kt Gold and Lapis Lazuli Seal Ring, with carved crest, (damage), size 7, 11.4 dwt. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, Cienfuegos, Cuba, and Oyster Bay, Long Island, by descent to Antonio More ...

Hoover, J. Edgar (1895-1972) FBI Archive Including Signed Letters, 1952-1979.

Hoover, J. Edgar (1895-1972) FBI Archive Including Signed Letters, 1952-1979.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Hoover, J. Edgar (1895-1972) FBI Archive Including Signed Letters, 1952-1979. Archive of documents from the U.S. Department of Justice related to the FBI career of Special Agent Edward J. Krupinsky More ...

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1287
Unsold
 

Van Rensselaer, Mrs. John King (1848-1925) Newport, Our Social Capital. Philadelphia & London: Lippincott, 1905. First edition, copy number 101 of 347, large quarto, illustrated throughout, color More ...

Apollo 13, Mission Director's Briefing [and] Report of the Review Board.

Apollo 13, Mission Director's Briefing [and] Report of the Review Board.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2147
Unsold
 

Apollo 13, Mission Director's Briefing [and] Report of the Review Board. Two 8 1/2 x 11 in. stapled NASA documents detailing the plan for the mission before it was (unsuccessfully) launched, and the More ...

Apollo 14, Eight Photographs.

Apollo 14, Eight Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2151
Unsold
 

Apollo 14, Eight Photographs. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph portrait of the prime crew, red lettered S-70-55387 on recto, purple NASA round logo and caption, and "A Kodak Paper" on verso, marked up on More ...

Apollo 15, Prime Crew Suiting Up, Photo Signed by Dr. Donald K. Slayton, July 26, 1971.

Apollo 15, Prime Crew Suiting Up, Photo Signed by Dr. Donald K. Slayton, July 26, 1971.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2182
Sold for:
$185$150

Apollo 15, Prime Crew Suiting Up, Photo Signed by Dr. Donald K. Slayton, July 26, 1971. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph of the prime crew going through suiting up operations at Kennedy Space Center's More ...

Durant, Frederick III (1916-2015) Statements by Presidents of the U.S. on International Cooperation in Space, Signed and Notated Copy.

Durant, Frederick III (1916-2015) Statements by Presidents of the U.S. on International Cooperation in Space, Signed and Notated Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2217
Unsold
 

Durant, Frederick III (1916-2015) Statements by Presidents of the U.S. on International Cooperation in Space, Signed and Notated Copy. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1971, octavo More ...

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists.

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2264
Sold for:
$16,605$13,500

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists. White Superglas fiberglass safety helmet manufactured by Fibre-Metal Products Company of Chester, Pennsylvania, More ...

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, January 28, 1986, NASA Thirteen Photographs; Seventy Cassette Tapes of Presidential Commission Brief

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, January 28, 1986, NASA Thirteen Photographs; Seventy Cassette Tapes of Presidential Commission Brief

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2269
Sold for:
$246$200

Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster, January 28, 1986, NASA Thirteen Photographs; Seventy Cassette Tapes of Presidential Commission Briefings, and Other Material. Color 8 x 10 in. composite More ...

Viking 1, Signed Photograph.

Viking 1, Signed Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2276
Unsold
 

Viking 1, Signed Photograph. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph taken by Viking 1 signed by Viking Program Project Manager James Slattin Martin Jr., and contributing scientists Michael B. McElroy, Harold More ...

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935)      Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935) Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
98
Unsold
 

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935) Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse, early 1920s. One of the nudes inscribed "The painting is better than the More ...