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Pillow Talk   and Ben Hur   Movie Posters

Pillow Talk and Ben Hur Movie Posters

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
384
Unsold
 

Pillow Talk and Ben Hur Movie Posters, 1959, Universal, half-sheet, unframed and 1960, MGM, U.S., half-sheet, unframed. More ...

Four Finnish Sterling Silver Jewelry Items

Four Finnish Sterling Silver Jewelry Items

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 15, 2011
Lot:
661A
Sold for:
$356$300

Four Finnish Sterling Silver Jewelry Items, including a Kalevala Korj abstract insect brooch, an Erik Granit brooch, and a Sten and Laine necklace. More ...

Three Framed Harper's Weekly   Wood Engravings After Winslow Homer

Three Framed Harper's Weekly Wood Engravings After Winslow Homer

Auction:
2562M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 15, 2011
Lot:
1389
Unsold
 

Three Framed Harper's Weekly Wood Engravings After Winslow Homer, Civil War era. More ...

Four Finnish Sterling Silver Jewelry Items

Four Finnish Sterling Silver Jewelry Items

Auction:
2551M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2011
Lot:
527
Unsold
 

Four Finnish Sterling Silver Jewelry Items, including a Kalevala Korj abstract insect brooch, an Erik Granit brooch, and a Sten and Laine necklace. More ...

Wax Works of Duke Ellington   and Twelve Duke Ellington LP Records

Wax Works of Duke Ellington and Twelve Duke Ellington LP Records

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$107$90

Wax Works of Duke Ellington and Twelve Duke Ellington LP Records, the book compiled by Benny H. Aasland, 1954, Sweden, for the Duke Ellington Jazz Society; records include Brunswick 10 in. 58002; More ...

Set of Twelve Whiting Manufacturing Co. Sterling Demitasse Spoons

Set of Twelve Whiting Manufacturing Co. Sterling Demitasse Spoons

Auction:
2542B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 09, 2011
Lot:
840
Sold for:
$237$200

Set of Twelve Whiting Manufacturing Co. Sterling Demitasse Spoons, mid-late 19th century, with rusticated "Homeric"-type stem embossed with the figure of a classical maiden, with goldwashed bowl More ...

(Civil War, Confederate), Early, Jubal Anderson (1816-1894)

(Civil War, Confederate), Early, Jubal Anderson (1816-1894)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

(Civil War, Confederate), Early, Jubal Anderson (1816-1894), Important autograph letter signed, June 30th, 1863, two pages, to the citizens of York, Pennsylvania, declaring that his troops are not More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674)

Milton, John (1608-1674)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$326$275

Milton, John (1608-1674), Paradise Lost. A Poem, in Twelve Books and Paradise Regain'd. A Poem in Four Books, Birmingham: John Baskerville, 1758, two volumes, contemporary gilt-tooled tree calf, More ...

(Homer, Winslow, Illustrator), Peabody, George (1795-1869), Signed copy

(Homer, Winslow, Illustrator), Peabody, George (1795-1869), Signed copy

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$119$100

(Homer, Winslow, Illustrator), Peabody, George (1795-1869), Signed copy, Two titles: Proceedings at the Reception and Dinner in Honor of George Peabody, Boston: Henry Dutton & Son, 1856, original More ...

Winslow Homer, The Fishing Party,

Winslow Homer, The Fishing Party,

Auction:
2525M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 11, 2010
Lot:
860
Sold for:
$71$60

Winslow Homer, The Fishing Party, Wood Engraving, taken from Appleton's Journal of Literature, Science, and Art, dated October 2, 1869, sight size 9 3/4 x 12 5/8 in., unframed. More ...

Winslow Homer, On the Beach, Two Are Company, Three are None,   Wood

Winslow Homer, On the Beach, Two Are Company, Three are None, Wood

Auction:
2525M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 11, 2010
Lot:
890
Unsold
 

Winslow Homer, On the Beach, Two Are Company, Three are None, Wood Engraving, taken from Harper's Weekly, dated August 17, 1872, 11 1/4 x 16 in., unframed. More ...

Three Pepsi/Star Wars Trilogy Promotional Posters

Three Pepsi/Star Wars Trilogy Promotional Posters

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$59$50

Three Pepsi/Star Wars Trilogy Promotional Posters, one-sheet, including one framed. More ...

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$237$200

Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, 1980, U.S., 20th Century, one-sheet, framed. More ...

Miniature Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Homer

Miniature Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Homer

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 01, 2010
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$563$475

Miniature Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Homer, England, 18th century, mounted atop a waisted circular socle, impressed title and mark, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Apotheosis of Homer Plaque

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Apotheosis of Homer Plaque

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 01, 2010
Lot:
19
Unsold
 

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Apotheosis of Homer Plaque, England, 18th century, rectangular shape with classical figures in relief, impressed mark, 7 3/8 x 14 1/4 in. More ...

Wedgwood and Bentley Solid White Jasper Apotheosis of Homer Tablet

Wedgwood and Bentley Solid White Jasper Apotheosis of Homer Tablet

Auction:
2519B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 01, 2010
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$3,437$2,900

Wedgwood and Bentley Solid White Jasper Apotheosis of Homer Tablet, England, c. 1780, rectangular form with relief depiction of Homer with a lyre in his hand, flanked by Hesiod, a guardian figure, More ...

After Bjorn Winblad (Danish, 1918-2006)      Tusind og en nat   [A Thousand and One Nights]

After Bjorn Winblad (Danish, 1918-2006) Tusind og en nat [A Thousand and One Nights]

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 21, 2010
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$107$90

After Bjorn Winblad (Danish, 1918-2006) Tusind og en nat [A Thousand and One Nights]. Signed "Bjorn Winblad" within the matrix l.r. and "TT Serigraphi" within the matrix l.l. Silkscreen, sight More ...

William Thomson (American, 20th/21st Century)      Five Searching for Homer

William Thomson (American, 20th/21st Century) Five Searching for Homer

Auction:
2500
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 14, 2010
Lot:
493
Sold for:
$95$80

William Thomson (American, 20th/21st Century) Five Searching for Homer Signed "Thomson" l.r. Oil on artist board, sight size 16 1/4 x 22 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. More ...

George III Silver Salver

George III Silver Salver

Auction:
2498
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 10, 2010
Lot:
518
Sold for:
$593$500

George III Silver Salver, Dublin, lacking date letter, maker possibly William Homer, with shaped gadrooned rim, engraved with mottoed crest within fruit and flower C-scroll border, on three pad More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Captain Ahab

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Captain Ahab

Auction:
2489
Auction:
20th Century Design - Mar 27, 2010
Lot:
534
Sold for:
$107$90

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Captain Ahab, from the MOBY DICK SUITE, 1970, edition of 200 (Fern & O'Sullivan, 570) Signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r, numbered "26/200" in pencil l.l., signed More ...

Two Framed Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaques and a Black Basalt Plaque

Two Framed Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaques and a Black Basalt Plaque

Auction:
2492
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 20, 2010
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$830$700

Two Framed Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Plaques and a Black Basalt Plaque, the basalt titled Apotheosis of Homer, sight size 5 5/8 x 7 7/8 in. More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$207$175

(Decorative Bindings), The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, London: Kamashastra Society, 1897, Library Edition, Sir Richard F. Burton's translation, twelve volumes, gilt embossed three More ...

Southey, Robert (1774-1843)

Southey, Robert (1774-1843)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
547
Sold for:
$47$40

Southey, Robert (1774-1843), Poems by Robert Southey, Boston: Manning & Loring, 1799, first American edition, contemporary calf, 8vo, (covers heavily worn and chipped, title page chipped and flyleaf More ...

Harlan Estate 2002

Harlan Estate 2002

Auction:
2479
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 04, 2009
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$1,458$1,200

Harlan Estate 2002 Napa "Very deep garnet-black colour with a purple rim. The nose is still a little closed giving notes of blackberry, black cherries, dark chocolate, tobacco, cigar boxes and More ...

George W. Shiebler Sterling Silver "Homeric" Medallion Bar Pin

George W. Shiebler Sterling Silver "Homeric" Medallion Bar Pin

Auction:
2481
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 24, 2009
Lot:
653
Sold for:
$207$175

George W. Shiebler Sterling Silver "Homeric" Medallion Bar Pin, late 19th century, formed as a rusticated hammered bar pin with Greek word, suspending five round profile medallions of classical gods More ...

Miniature Painting

Miniature Painting

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$267$225

Miniature Painting, Persia, 17th century, ink, colors, and gilt on heavy paper, a scene from Shahnameh, 8 x 4 1/2 in., framed and glazed. More ...

Sterling Silver Bracelet, George W. Shiebler & Co.

Sterling Silver Bracelet, George W. Shiebler & Co.

Auction:
2471
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 15, 2009
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$593$500

Sterling Silver Bracelet, George W. Shiebler & Co., the flexible cuff suspending a fringe of coins in the "Homeric" style, snake-form closure, interior cir. 6 7/8 in., no. 893, maker's mark. More ...

Kadhim Hayder (Iraqi, 1932-1985)      The Martyr's Epic

Kadhim Hayder (Iraqi, 1932-1985) The Martyr's Epic

Auction:
2459
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 15, 2009
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$24,885$21,000

Kadhim Hayder (Iraqi, 1932-1985) The Martyr's Epic Signed and dated "K. HAIDAR 1965" l.l., titled and inscribed "...Fatigued, ten horses converse with nothing/KADIM HAIDER/1965." Oil on More ...

Pair of Miniature Paintings

Pair of Miniature Paintings

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$652$550

Pair of Miniature Paintings, Persia, early 17th century, scenes from a Shahnameh, ink, colors, and gilt on paper, 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 in., framed and glazed. More ...

Illuminated Manuscript

Illuminated Manuscript

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$207$175

Illuminated Manuscript, Persia, Safavid, 17th century, text of a Shahnameh, 13 1/2 x 8 in., framed and glazed. More ...