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18th Century Needlework Sampler

18th Century Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

18th Century Needlework Sampler, "Sarah Sawyer is my name and with my needle wrought the same. I was born March the 25th in the year 1740. This sampler I did in the year 1757.," Newbury, More ...

William Matthew Prior (American, 1806-1873)      Portrait of Capt. Thomas W. Lewis, Owner and Master of the Bark Silver Cloud

William Matthew Prior (American, 1806-1873) Portrait of Capt. Thomas W. Lewis, Owner and Master of the Bark Silver Cloud

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
600
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

William Matthew Prior (American, 1806-1873) Portrait of Capt. Thomas W. Lewis, Owner and Master of the Bark Silver Cloud, c. 1840. Unsigned. Oil on artist board, depicting the bearded man More ...

Doring, Ernest N.

Doring, Ernest N.

Auction:
2544B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 01, 2011
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$385$325

Doring, Ernest N., How Many Strads? Our Heritage from the Master, Chicago, 1945, number 1200 of an edition of 1400. More ...

Doring, Ernest N.

Doring, Ernest N.

Auction:
2544B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 01, 2011
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$356$300

Doring, Ernest N., The Guadagnini Family of Violin Makers, Chicago, 1949, first edition, number 58 of 1500, inscribed by the author. More ...

Silver Pitcher

Silver Pitcher

Auction:
2538B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 06, 2011
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Silver Pitcher, Lewis Cary 1798-1834, Boston, baluster-form with reeded rim and base band, hollow angled handle, marked "L. CAREY" on an engrailed scroll with rosettes on base and "LC" touchmark to More ...

William Aiken Walker (American, 1838-1921)      Sharecroppers in the Cotton Field

William Aiken Walker (American, 1838-1921) Sharecroppers in the Cotton Field

Auction:
2535B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 28, 2011
Lot:
313
Unsold
 

William Aiken Walker (American, 1838-1921) Sharecroppers in the Cotton Field Signed "WAWalker" l.l. Oil on panel, 9 1/4 x 12 1/8 in. (23.5 x 30.8 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, subtle More ...

Doring, Ernest N.

Doring, Ernest N.

Auction:
2520B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Oct 10, 2010
Lot:
496
Sold for:
$178$150

Doring, Ernest N., How Many Strads?, 1999. More ...

Modern German Violin, c. 1950, for William Lewis & Son

Modern German Violin, c. 1950, for William Lewis & Son

Auction:
2520B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Oct 10, 2010
Lot:
572
Sold for:
$652$550

Modern German Violin, c. 1950, for William Lewis & Son, length of back 359 mm. More ...

Italian Violin, Gennaro Gagliano, Naples, c. 1755

Italian Violin, Gennaro Gagliano, Naples, c. 1755

Auction:
2501
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Apr 25, 2010
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$35,550$30,000

Italian Violin, Gennaro Gagliano, Naples, c. 1755, bearing the maker's label, length of one-piece back 354mm, with case. Certificates: Kenneth Warren & Son, Chicago, September 26, 1980; William More ...

Doring, Ernest N.

Doring, Ernest N.

Auction:
2501
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Apr 25, 2010
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$296$250

Doring, Ernest N., The Guadagnini Family of Violin Makers, 1949. More ...

Roda, Joseph

Roda, Joseph

Auction:
2501
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Apr 25, 2010
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$444$375

Roda, Joseph, Bows for Musical Instruments, Chicago, 1959, Library Edition No. 1752. More ...

Two Framed Oil on Canvas Portraits of Jazz Musicians by Richard Freniere      (American, 1921-2008)

Two Framed Oil on Canvas Portraits of Jazz Musicians by Richard Freniere (American, 1921-2008)

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 18, 2009
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$385$325

Two Framed Oil on Canvas Portraits of Jazz Musicians by Richard Freniere (American, 1921-2008), one inscribed "Freniere" l.r., inscribed "'COOTTE' WILLIAMS, WARMING UP AT NEWPORT 1961" on the More ...

(Writers, 20th Century)

(Writers, 20th Century)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$889$750

(Writers, 20th Century), Three articles: Lewis, Sinclair, signed letter, July 16, 1914, one page, to William Stanley Braithwaite, concerning a publication of American poets, (good); Morley, More ...

Ten Coin Silver Spoons

Ten Coin Silver Spoons

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$89$75

Ten Coin Silver Spoons, America, late 18th to early 19th century, tablespoons: one by Jonathan Otis of Middletown, Connecticut, one by Rogers & Cole Co., New Britain, Connecticut; one by Samuel More ...

Chippendale Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Chippendale Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk, New England, late 18th century, the lid opens to a stepped interior of drawers and six valanced compartments, on a case of four thumbmolded graduated drawers More ...

Cotton and Silk Undertaker's Burial Suit

Cotton and Silk Undertaker's Burial Suit

Auction:
2460
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 07, 2009
Lot:
561
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Cotton and Silk Undertaker's Burial Suit, Lewis, New York, 20th century, in a wooden shadow box display case, 37 x 19 1/4 in. Provenance: Estate of William S. Greenspon. More ...

William Lewis Marple (American, 1827-1910)      The Steamboat

William Lewis Marple (American, 1827-1910) The Steamboat

Auction:
2459
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 15, 2009
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$1,007$850

William Lewis Marple (American, 1827-1910) The Steamboat Initialed "WLM" l.l. Oil on board, 10 x 8 in. (25.5 x 20.3 cm), framed. Condition: Minute losses at right edge, surface grime. More ...

English Violin, Thomas Kennedy, London, c. 1830

English Violin, Thomas Kennedy, London, c. 1830

Auction:
2455
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 03, 2009
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$8,295$7,000

English Violin, Thomas Kennedy, London, c. 1830, labeled MADE BY, THOMAS KENNEDY, LONDON ???, and bearing a registration number 6341, length of one-piece back 13 9/16 in., 351 mm. Certificate: More ...

Doring, Ernest N.

Doring, Ernest N.

Auction:
2455
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 03, 2009
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$47$40

Doring, Ernest N., How Many Strads?, reprinted 1999. More ...

Roda, Joseph

Roda, Joseph

Auction:
2455
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 03, 2009
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$267$225

Roda, Joseph, Bows for Musical Instruments,1959, number 44, new in box. More ...

Nine Violin Related Titles

Nine Violin Related Titles

Auction:
2455
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 03, 2009
Lot:
314A
Sold for:
$415$350

Nine Violin Related Titles, including six catalogs. List of Violins, William Lewis & Son, Dec. 13th, 1939. Price List, Rare Old Italian Violins, F.A. Oliver, Boston, 1898 Catalog of Old Violins, More ...

English Violin, William Forster II, London, c. 1790

English Violin, William Forster II, London, c. 1790

Auction:
2455
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 03, 2009
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

English Violin, William Forster II, London, c. 1790, labeled WM FORSTER LONDON, MAKER 1790, length of two-piece back 13 7/8 in., 358 mm. Certificate: William Lewis & Son, Chicago, October 21, More ...

(Treaties)

(Treaties)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$356$300

(Treaties), Articles of Peace Between the Most Serne and Mighty Prince William the Third, King of Great Britain, and the Most Serene and Mighty Prince Lewis the Fourteenth, the Most Christain King, More ...

English Silver Mounted Violoncello Bow, James Tubbs

English Silver Mounted Violoncello Bow, James Tubbs

Auction:
2428
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Oct 12, 2008
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

English Silver Mounted Violoncello Bow, James Tubbs, the round stick stamped J TUBBS at the butt, the ebony frog with pearl eye, the plain silver adjuster, weight 78 grams. Certificate and Bill More ...

Mittenwald Violin, Gustave August Ficher, Mittenwald, 1953

Mittenwald Violin, Gustave August Ficher, Mittenwald, 1953

Auction:
2428
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Oct 12, 2008
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$889$750

Mittenwald Violin, Gustave August Ficher, Mittenwald, 1953, labeled MADE IN THE SHOP OF, GUSTAVE AUGUST FICHER, MITTENWALD, ANNO 1953, GERMANY, COPY OF ANTONIUS STRADIVARIUS, #176 MADE ESPECIALLY, More ...

German Violin, c. 1950, for William Lewis & Son

German Violin, c. 1950, for William Lewis & Son

Auction:
2418
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2008
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$77$65

German Violin, c. 1950, for William Lewis & Son, length of back 14 1/8 in., 358 mm. More ...

American Violin, Carl Becker, 1946

American Violin, Carl Becker, 1946

Auction:
2407
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 04, 2008
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

American Violin, Carl Becker, 1946, labeled CARL BECKER, WITH WILLIAM LEWIS & SON, NO. 471 CHICAGO 1946, length of two-piece back 14 1/16 in., 357 mm., with case. More ...

William Arthur Lewis (American, 20th Century)      Lot of Two Factory Views Including: Generator Plant, The Low Countries

William Arthur Lewis (American, 20th Century) Lot of Two Factory Views Including: Generator Plant, The Low Countries

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 17, 2008
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$95$80

William Arthur Lewis (American, 20th Century) Lot of Two Factory Views Including: Generator Plant, The Low Countries Each signed "W. Lewis" l.r., one identified on the reverse. Watercolor on More ...

(Washington Family)

(Washington Family)

Auction:
2404
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2008
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$444$375

(Washington Family), eight articles, including a war date period copy of a note attesting to the death of a soldier, dated 1783; Washington, William August, autograph receipt signed, April 18, 1804, More ...

Lot of Two Engravings: Charles George Lewis  (British, 1808-1880),      The Melton Breakfast

Lot of Two Engravings: Charles George Lewis (British, 1808-1880), The Melton Breakfast

Auction:
2392
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 14, 2007
Lot:
939
Sold for:
$118$100

Lot of Two Engravings: Charles George Lewis (British, 1808-1880), The Melton Breakfast, inscribed "Engraved by Chas. G. Lewis" l.r., titled l.c.; William Giller (British, act. 1805-1870) , More ...