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Fry, John Hemming (1860-1946) Greek Myths and Other Symbols  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Fry, John Hemming (1860-1946) Greek Myths and Other Symbols , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$338$275

Fry, John Hemming (1860-1946) Greek Myths and Other Symbols, Signed Presentation Copy. [Philadelphia: Beck Engraving Co., 1927] for the author. First edition, folio, signed and inscribed at the foot More ...

Photograph Album, 1870s: Soldiers and Civilians, with a Texas Connection.

Photograph Album, 1870s: Soldiers and Civilians, with a Texas Connection.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1360
Sold for:
$148$120

Photograph Album, 1870s: Soldiers and Civilians, with a Texas Connection. Defunct album containing twenty-four images, including: twelve tintypes of men and women; seven carte-de-visites (some More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass,   Presentation Copy, Death-bed Edition.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy, Death-bed Edition.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1443
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy, Death-bed Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay, 1891-2. Octavo, portrait inserted, bound in the original heavy gray paper wrappers, with More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass,   Presentation Copy.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1444
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy. Camden, New Jersey: Author's Edition, 1882. Octavo, inscribed in green pencil on ffep, "Mrs. Jane Ingram from the author / April 3 1885" More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Woven Jacquard Silk Portrait.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Woven Jacquard Silk Portrait.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1512
Sold for:
$584$475

Washington, George (1732-1799) Woven Jacquard Silk Portrait. Lyons, France: J.R., 1856. Oval portrait of Washington with the phrase, "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his More ...

Patinated Brass and Gilt Ormolu-mounted Figural Mantel Clock

Patinated Brass and Gilt Ormolu-mounted Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Patinated Brass and Gilt Ormolu-mounted Figural Mantel Clock, Paris, c. 1840, a woman in a finely draped and engraved dress embracing her child with one hand, holding out a rattle in the otehr hand, More ...

Attributed to Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872)    Woman in White, Possibly the Artist's Wife, Sarah

Attributed to Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) Woman in White, Possibly the Artist's Wife, Sarah

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$738$600

Attributed to Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) Woman in White, Possibly the Artist's Wife, Sarah. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 x 18 in., framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, fine craquelure, More ...

Italian School, 17th Century      Portrait Sketch: Head of the Madonna

Italian School, 17th Century Portrait Sketch: Head of the Madonna

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$431$350

Italian School, 17th Century Portrait Sketch: Head of the Madonna Inscribed faintly "A d 514..." l.l. Red and black chalk on laid paper, 11 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (29.5 x 19.4 cm), framed. More ...

Hutschenreuther Porcelain Portrait Plaque

Hutschenreuther Porcelain Portrait Plaque

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
649
Sold for:
$492$400

Hutschenreuther Porcelain Portrait Plaque, Germany, late 19th century, depicting Daphne, a laurel wreath about her head, and wearing a pink dress, the reverse with inscribed title and impressed More ...

Karl Zerbe (American, 1903-1972)      Portrait Head

Karl Zerbe (American, 1903-1972) Portrait Head

Auction:
3001T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1242
Unsold
 

Karl Zerbe (American, 1903-1972) Portrait Head. Signed "Zerbe" in pencil beneath the image l.r., signed "Zerbe" in the block l.r., numbered "4/30" l.l., dedicated and inscribed "...Christmas More ...

Vladimir Lebedev (Russian/American, 1910-1991)      Portrait Head

Vladimir Lebedev (Russian/American, 1910-1991) Portrait Head

Auction:
3001T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1280
Unsold
 

Vladimir Lebedev (Russian/American, 1910-1991) Portrait Head. Initialed "V.L." u.r., stamped "ESTATE OF/V.L./VLADIMIR LEBEDEV" on the reverse. Oil on Masonite, 11 3/4 x 9 in., framed. More ...

Charles Fazzino (American, b. 1955)      Betty's Booping and Popeye's Swooning on Coney Island Beach

Charles Fazzino (American, b. 1955) Betty's Booping and Popeye's Swooning on Coney Island Beach

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Charles Fazzino (American, b. 1955) Betty's Booping and Popeye's Swooning on Coney Island Beach, 1995, edition of 100. Signed "Charles Fazzino" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered More ...

Jacob Maentel (Pennsylvania/Maryland/Indiana/Germany, 1763-1863)      Portrait of a Woman

Jacob Maentel (Pennsylvania/Maryland/Indiana/Germany, 1763-1863) Portrait of a Woman

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Jacob Maentel (Pennsylvania/Maryland/Indiana/Germany, 1763-1863) Portrait of a Woman Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, the subject wearing a dark blue dress and holding a book, a landscape visible More ...

Attributed to Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872)    Woman in White, Possibly the Artist's Wife, Sarah

Attributed to Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) Woman in White, Possibly the Artist's Wife, Sarah

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
431
Unsold
 

Attributed to Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) Woman in White, Possibly the Artist's Wife, Sarah. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 x 18 in., framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, fine craquelure, More ...

Abraham van der Pelt (Dutch, 1815-1895)      Portrait Head of a Man.

Abraham van der Pelt (Dutch, 1815-1895) Portrait Head of a Man.

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$185$150

Abraham van der Pelt (Dutch, 1815-1895) Portrait Head of a Man. Signed "A. van Pelt..." l.l. Oil on paper mounted to pressed paperboard, 14 1/4 x 11 in., framed (in a liner). Condition: More ...

J.D. Challenger (American, b. 1951)      Portrait Head of a Native American.

J.D. Challenger (American, b. 1951) Portrait Head of a Native American.

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$492$400

J.D. Challenger (American, b. 1951) Portrait Head of a Native American. Signed and dated "Challenger/©93" l.l. Acrylic, watercolor, and graphite on paper, 39 1/2 x 38 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Anna T. Carmody (American, 1895-1969)      Collection of Oils and Works on Paper

Anna T. Carmody (American, 1895-1969) Collection of Oils and Works on Paper

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$308$250

Anna T. Carmody (American, 1895-1969) Collection of Oils and Works on Paper, including two unframed oil on canvas portraits, one framed charcoal portrait, one rolled oil on canvas figure study, More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Woven Jacquard Silk Portrait.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Woven Jacquard Silk Portrait.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
19
Unsold
 

Washington, George (1732-1799) Woven Jacquard Silk Portrait. Lyons, France: J.R., 1856. Oval portrait of Washington with the phrase, "First in war, first in peace, and first in the hearts of his More ...

Doughty, John & Thomas (1793-1856) The Cabinet of Natural History and American Rural Sports with Illustrations.

Doughty, John & Thomas (1793-1856) The Cabinet of Natural History and American Rural Sports with Illustrations.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Doughty, John & Thomas (1793-1856) The Cabinet of Natural History and American Rural Sports with Illustrations. Philadelphia: J & T Doughty, 1830-1833. Three large quarto volumes, three uncolored More ...

Elizabeth Petrovna, Empress of Russia (1709-1761) Obstoiatelnoe Opisanie Torzhestvennykh Poriadkov Blagopoluchago Vshestviia v tsarstv

Elizabeth Petrovna, Empress of Russia (1709-1761) Obstoiatelnoe Opisanie Torzhestvennykh Poriadkov Blagopoluchago Vshestviia v tsarstv

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
248
Unsold
 

Elizabeth Petrovna, Empress of Russia (1709-1761) Obstoiatel'noe Opisanie Torzhestvennykh Poriadkov Blagopoluchago Vshestviia v tsarstvuiushchii grad Moskvu i Sviashchenneishago Koronovaniia More ...

Lippard, George (1822-1854) New York: its Upper Ten and Lower Million.

Lippard, George (1822-1854) New York: its Upper Ten and Lower Million.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$523$425

Lippard, George (1822-1854) New York: its Upper Ten and Lower Million. Cincinnati: Mendenhall, 1854. Second edition, rare (Worldcat locates one copy of the first edition of 1853 and no copies of More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Twelve Books.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Twelve Books.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Twelve Books. London: by S. Simmons, 1674. Second edition, octavo, with portrait frontispiece, contemporary or slightly later calf boards, rebacked, More ...

Photograph Album, 1870s: Soldiers and Civilians, with a Texas Connection.

Photograph Album, 1870s: Soldiers and Civilians, with a Texas Connection.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
336
Unsold
 

Photograph Album, 1870s: Soldiers and Civilians, with a Texas Connection. Defunct album containing twenty-four images, including: twelve tintypes of men and women; seven carte-de-visites (some More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass,   Presentation Copy, Death-bed Edition.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy, Death-bed Edition.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
405
Unsold
 

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy, Death-bed Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay, 1891-2. Octavo, portrait inserted, bound in the original heavy gray paper wrappers, with More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass,   Presentation Copy.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
406
Unsold
 

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass, Presentation Copy. Camden, New Jersey: Author's Edition, 1882. Octavo, inscribed in green pencil on ffep, "Mrs. Jane Ingram from the author / April 3 1885" More ...

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll, France, late 19th century, the socket head with inset blue eyes, pierced molded ears, and closed mouth on a composition body, head impressed "5" and leather shoes More ...

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll, France, late 19th century, the socket head with inset blue eyes, pierced ears, and closed mouth over a composition body, ht. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Portrait Jumeau Bisque Head Doll, France, 19th century, the socket head with inset hazel eyes, closed mouth, and pierced molded ears, over a composition body, head impressed with illegible number, More ...

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Peace Plaque

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Peace Plaque

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
430
Sold for:
$584$475

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Peace Plaque, England, c. 1919, polychrome enamel decorated with Latin verse surrounding a portrait head of Bellona, Goddess of War flanked by inscribed ribbons "1919 Peace," More ...

William Moore (American, 1790-1851)      Set of Four Portraits of the Long Family:  Edwina, Roger, Herbert, and Harry

William Moore (American, 1790-1851) Set of Four Portraits of the Long Family: Edwina, Roger, Herbert, and Harry

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
491
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

William Moore (American, 1790-1851) Set of Four Portraits of the Long Family: Edwina, Roger, Herbert, and Harry One signed and dated "W. Moore 1838" l.l., all identified on presentation plaques More ...