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Sunqua (Chinese, 19th Century)      Portrait Miniature of George Washington Heard, Jr. of Ipswich, Massachusetts

Sunqua (Chinese, 19th Century) Portrait Miniature of George Washington Heard, Jr. of Ipswich, Massachusetts

Auction:
2538B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 06, 2011
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Sunqua (Chinese, 19th Century) Portrait Miniature of George Washington Heard, Jr. of Ipswich, Massachusetts, The back panel inscribed "SUNQUA," Watercolor on ivory, c. 1850, 4 5/8 x 3 3/8 in., in More ...

Fan Painting

Fan Painting

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1380
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Fan Painting, Feng Chaoran (1882-1954) and Wu Yusheng (1854-1940), ink and colors on fan, depiction of the Three Friends of Winter, dedicated to "the master of Yi Guan Xuan," inscribed, signed, More ...

Abraham Lincoln Signed April 16, 1863 Presidential Appointment

Abraham Lincoln Signed April 16, 1863 Presidential Appointment

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Abraham Lincoln Signed April 16, 1863 Presidential Appointment, Thomas H. Clay of Kentucky to Minister Resident to the Republic of Honduras, with raised seal l.l., and with the signature of More ...

Carved and Painted Walnut Figure of William Penn

Carved and Painted Walnut Figure of William Penn

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

Carved and Painted Walnut Figure of William Penn, by the Reverend Robert Smith Grier, signed and dated on the bottom of the base by the carver "Cut by Rev'd R.S. Grier March, 1853" and also signed More ...

Carved and Painted Walnut Figure of William Penn

Carved and Painted Walnut Figure of William Penn

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
575
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Walnut Figure of William Penn, by the Reverend Robert Smith Grier, signed and dated on the bottom of the base by the carver "Cut by Rev'd R.S. Grier March, 1853" and also signed More ...

Silhouette Portrait of Robert Livingston, Administrator of Presidential Oath to Wash   inton

Silhouette Portrait of Robert Livingston, Administrator of Presidential Oath to Wash inton

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$178$150

Silhouette Portrait of Robert Livingston, Administrator of Presidential Oath to Wash inton, attributed to Charles Willson Peale, early 19th century, the subject identified in inscription below More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$64,625$55,000

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826), Important autograph letter signed, dated Philadelphia, January 3, 1794, one page, as Secretary of State, to Thomas Pinckney, Ambassador to Great Britain, informing him More ...

Five Foreign Presentation Flags

Five Foreign Presentation Flags

Auction:
2360
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 19, 2007
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$118$100

Five Foreign Presentation Flags, a French metallic embroidered silk Societe de la Legion d'Honneur with M. Delande, Paris, maker's label; an embroidered and appliqued silk Argentinean Army More ...

Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769-1821)

Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769-1821)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769-1821), Signed document, one page, l'an onze [1803], as First Consul, from the Ministry of War, appointment of Louis Deshautschamp as Lieutenant in the 13th Cavalry More ...

Monroe, James (1758-1831)

Monroe, James (1758-1831)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Monroe, James (1758-1831), Autograph retained draft, Paris, October 13th, 1794, as Minister to France, to Mr. Chaumont, concerning his negotiation of a treaty with Algiers and requesting that he More ...

Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829)

Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Pickering, Timothy (1745-1829), Autograph letter signed, February 7th, 1798, one page, as Secretary of State, to Rufus King, Minister Plenipotentiary in England, enclosing a copy of a letter from More ...

(U.S. Presidents)

(U.S. Presidents)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$411$350

(U.S. Presidents), Two items, first, Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908), autograph letter signed, January 19th, 1895, as President, two pages, to Mr. Purden, requesting that he find some letters amongst More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$27,025$23,000

Adams, John (1735-1826), Autograph Letter Signed, November 10th, 1810, two pages, to the Honorable William Plummer, Epping, New Hampshire, concerning his health, his son John Quincy Adams (referring More ...

(Revolutionary War), Sullivan, General John (1740-1795)

(Revolutionary War), Sullivan, General John (1740-1795)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$15,275$13,000

(Revolutionary War), Sullivan, General John (1740-1795), Autograph Letter Signed, September 5th, 1774, Philadelphia, one page, to Capt. John Langdon, lengthy letter covering a number of topics More ...

Rush, Benjamin (1745-1813), Signer from Pennsylvania

Rush, Benjamin (1745-1813), Signer from Pennsylvania

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

Rush, Benjamin (1745-1813), Signer from Pennsylvania, Autograph Letter Signed, September 21st, 1811, one page, recipient unnamed , requesting that John Quincy Adams thank Czar Alexander I for a More ...

(Broadsides)

(Broadsides)

Auction:
2167
Auction:
Sale #2167 - Oct 26, 2002
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$10,575$9,000

(Broadsides) General Washington's Letter, Declaring his Acceptance of the Command of the Armies of the United States, July 18, 1798, one page, folio, with introduction by Pres ident John Adams, More ...