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Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species , First American Edition.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species, First American Edition. New York: Appleton, 1860. First American edition, in publisher's green textured cloth, stamped in blind, gilt-lettered More ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) The Presidency  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) The Presidency , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) The Presidency, Signed Presentation Copy. New York: Scribner's, 1916. First edition, inscribed by Taft on ffep, "For my dear friend Hamilton Holt with best wishes, More ...

Watercolor Portrait and Photograph of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel William Jay

Watercolor Portrait and Photograph of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel William Jay

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$185$150

Watercolor Portrait and Photograph of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel William Jay, 1865, the oval portrait with a full-length view of Jay in uniform against a stone wall with landscape background, in an More ...

William Wegman (American, b. 1943)      Dendra

William Wegman (American, b. 1943) Dendra

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$800$650

William Wegman (American, b. 1943) Dendra. Numbered, titled, signed, and dated "39/50...William Wegman 97" in ink on the verso along the bottom edge. Chromogenic print, image size 5 3/4 x 9 in. More ...

Eight Wedgwood Purple Transfer-decorated Williams College Dinner Plates

Eight Wedgwood Purple Transfer-decorated Williams College Dinner Plates

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
542
Sold for:
$338$275

Eight Wedgwood Purple Transfer-decorated Williams College Dinner Plates, dia. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Dartmouth College v. Woodward. Report of the Case of the Trustees of Dartmouth College against William H. Woodward.

Dartmouth College v. Woodward. Report of the Case of the Trustees of Dartmouth College against William H. Woodward.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Dartmouth College v. Woodward. Report of the Case of the Trustees of Dartmouth College against William H. Woodward. Portsmouth, New Hampshire: by John Foster and West, Richardson & Lord, 1819. More ...

Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827) Nine Prints.

Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827) Nine Prints.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827) Nine Prints. Reigate; Saloon at the Marine Pavilion; Cuckfield; Sutton; Bathing Machines; Crawley; and Race Ground; London: Mssrs. Robinsons, 1790, tinted by Alken; More ...

Civil War Medal Identified to Samuel K. Thompson, 5th Kansas Cavalry and 54th United States Colored Troops

Civil War Medal Identified to Samuel K. Thompson, 5th Kansas Cavalry and 54th United States Colored Troops

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Civil War Medal Identified to Samuel K. Thompson, 5th Kansas Cavalry and 54th United States Colored Troops, c. 1865, 14kt gold medal with a rectangular bar at the top, the front marked 5th Kans: More ...

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924)      A Double-sided Work: St. Malo

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) A Double-sided Work: St. Malo

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
407
Unsold
 

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) A Double-sided Work: St. Malo (recto) and Girls at a Sailboat Pond (verso) Signed "Prendergast" in pencil on recto l.l., St. Malo c. 1907, More ...

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924)      Bathers on a Rocky Shore

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) Bathers on a Rocky Shore

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$55,350$45,000

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) Bathers on a Rocky Shore, c. 1916-19 Signed "Prendergast" l.r. Watercolor, pencil, and pastel on paper, 11 1/4 x 15 5/8 in. (28.6 x 39.7 cm), More ...

William Walcot (English, 1874-1943)      Queens College, Oxford

William Walcot (English, 1874-1943) Queens College, Oxford

Auction:
2839T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 02, 2015
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$615$500

William Walcot (English, 1874-1943) Queens College, Oxford Signed "W.Walcot" l.r., titled on a label from Sevilla Art Studio, Ltd., New York, affixed to verso. Oil on paper mounted on canvas, More ...

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924)      Donkey Rider

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) Donkey Rider

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) Donkey Rider, alternately titled On the Beach c. 1920-23. Signed "Prendergast" l.r. Watercolor on paper, 9 x 12 in. (22.8 x 30.3 cm), framed. More ...

Lewis, Clive Staples (1898-1963) Autograph Letter Signed, 18 April 1950.

Lewis, Clive Staples (1898-1963) Autograph Letter Signed, 18 April 1950.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Lewis, Clive Staples (1898-1963) Autograph Letter Signed, 18 April 1950. Single sheet of Lewis's Magdalen College, Oxford stationery, inscribed on one side. To Miss McEwan, discussing the works of More ...

Priscilla Pattison (American, 1919-2013)      Abstract Sculpture

Priscilla Pattison (American, 1919-2013) Abstract Sculpture

Auction:
2818T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 26, 2015
Lot:
1219A
Sold for:
$277$225

Priscilla Pattison (American, 1919-2013) Abstract Sculpture Signed "P. Pattison" near the base. Bronze, height 8 3/8 in., diameter approximately 2 1/2 in. (20.9 x 6.3 cm), mounted to a wood More ...

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$903,000$750,000

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture, Sarah Phillips (b. Rowley, Massachusetts, 1656), Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1670, worked in red, blue, yellow, black, and white wool and silver and gold More ...

Frederick Ballard Williams (American, 1871-1956)      Summer Hours

Frederick Ballard Williams (American, 1871-1956) Summer Hours

Auction:
2716M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2014
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$677$550

Frederick Ballard Williams (American, 1871-1956) Summer Hours. Signed "Fred K Ballard Williams" l.l., identified on a presentation plaque and on a label from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New More ...

William Salzillo (American, 20th/21st Century)      View of an Italian Town.

William Salzillo (American, 20th/21st Century) View of an Italian Town.

Auction:
2716M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2014
Lot:
225
Unsold
 

William Salzillo (American, 20th/21st Century) View of an Italian Town. Signed "Salzillo" l.r. Acrylic and graphite on canvas, 24 x 20 in., framed. N.B. Salzillo, Professor of Art at More ...

William Thon (American, 1906-2000)      The Old Sloop

William Thon (American, 1906-2000) The Old Sloop

Auction:
2716M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2014
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William Thon (American, 1906-2000) The Old Sloop. Signed "Thon" l.r., identified on labels from Midtown Galleries, New York, and from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, on the backing and More ...

Three Works:      Arthur G. Spear (American, 1883-1967), Taj Mahal

Three Works: Arthur G. Spear (American, 1883-1967), Taj Mahal

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 12, 2014
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$111$90

Three Works: Arthur G. Spear (American, 1883-1967), Taj Mahal, signed and dated "Arthur G. Spear 1958" l.r., inscribed "Arthur G. Spear Portland, Maine" in pencil and identified on a label from More ...

Frank William Chapman (American, 19th/20th Century)      Mountains at Sunset.

Frank William Chapman (American, 19th/20th Century) Mountains at Sunset.

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 12, 2014
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$215$175

Frank William Chapman (American, 19th/20th Century) Mountains at Sunset. Initialed "F.C." l.l., and identified on a label from the Hood Museum of Art on the reverse. Oil on canvas, sight size 11 More ...

Federal Mahogany Carved and Inlaid Lady's Secretary-bookcase

Federal Mahogany Carved and Inlaid Lady's Secretary-bookcase

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$120,000$100,000

Federal Mahogany Carved and Inlaid Lady's Secretary-bookcase, attributed to Thomas Seymour, Boston, c. 1807-12, the decorative eglomise painting attributed to John Ritto Penniman, the turnings More ...

Frederick Ballard Williams (American, 1871-1956)      Summer Hours

Frederick Ballard Williams (American, 1871-1956) Summer Hours

Auction:
2673B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 20, 2013
Lot:
737
Unsold
 

Frederick Ballard Williams (American, 1871-1956) Summer Hours. Signed "Fred K Ballard Williams" l.l., identified on a presentation plaque and on a label from Dartmouth College, Hanover, New More ...

Three Works:      Arthur G. Spear (American, 1883-1967), Taj Mahal

Three Works: Arthur G. Spear (American, 1883-1967), Taj Mahal

Auction:
2664M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2013
Lot:
104
Unsold
 

Three Works: Arthur G. Spear (American, 1883-1967), Taj Mahal, signed and dated "Arthur G. Spear 1958" l.r., inscribed "Arthur G. Spear Portland, Maine" in pencil and identified on a label from More ...

Manner of Joseph Mallord William Turner (British, 1775-1851)      London Bridge and Tower

Manner of Joseph Mallord William Turner (British, 1775-1851) London Bridge and Tower

Auction:
2663B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 12, 2013
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Manner of Joseph Mallord William Turner (British, 1775-1851) London Bridge and Tower Possible remnant of signature l.r., identified on several labels on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 16 x 22 More ...

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788-1865)      Portrait of a Child in a Pink Dress Seated on a Red Cushion, with a Spaniel.

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788-1865) Portrait of a Child in a Pink Dress Seated on a Red Cushion, with a Spaniel.

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$120,000$120,000

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788-1865) Portrait of a Child in a Pink Dress Seated on a Red Cushion, with a Spaniel. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 31 x 25 in., in original molded grain-painted wooden More ...

Esteria Butler (American, 1814-1891) Pair of Portrait Miniatures of the Artists Sister and Brother-in-Law, Almira and James B. Fillebr

Esteria Butler (American, 1814-1891) Pair of Portrait Miniatures of the Artists Sister and Brother-in-Law, Almira and James B. Fillebr

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$7,200$6,000

Esteria Butler (American, 1814-1891) Pair of Portrait Miniatures of the Artist's Sister and Brother-in-Law, Almira and James B. Fillebrown, at the Time of their Marriage. Both portraits signed, More ...

Five Historical Blue Staffordshire Pottery Plates with Boston Views

Five Historical Blue Staffordshire Pottery Plates with Boston Views

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
388
Sold for:
$492$400

Five Historical Blue Staffordshire Pottery Plates with Boston Views, England, early 19th century, a dinner plate depicting "Harvard College" by Robert Stevenson & Williams, a soup plate depicting More ...

William Couper (American, 1853-1942)      Tennyson's Princess

William Couper (American, 1853-1942) Tennyson's Princess

Auction:
2631B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2013
Lot:
478
Unsold
 

William Couper (American, 1853-1942) Tennyson's Princess, 1882 Incised signature "Wm. Couper" on the base reverse. Carved Carrara marble, approximately 29 x 20 x 12 in. (73.7 x 50.8 x 30.5 cm), More ...

Three Unframed Etchings:      Joseph Margulies (American, 1896-1984), Homeless Philosopher

Three Unframed Etchings: Joseph Margulies (American, 1896-1984), Homeless Philosopher

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 10, 2013
Lot:
789
Sold for:
$125$125

Three Unframed Etchings: Joseph Margulies (American, 1896-1984), Homeless Philosopher, signed "Joseph Margulies, imp" l.r., sheet size 13 1/4 x 12 in., (deckled edges, grime to margins); Troy More ...

Vossius, Gerardus (1577-1649) Historicis Latinis

Vossius, Gerardus (1577-1649) Historicis Latinis

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$185$150

Vossius, Gerardus (1577-1649) Historicis Latinis. Leiden: Maire, 1627. Quarto, ex libris Mather descendant and infamous tory Mather Byles (1706-1788), and American scholar and diarist William More ...