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Concert Roller Organ

Concert Roller Organ

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$558$475

Concert Roller Organ, with 20-note cob mechanism in glazed compartment, in walnut case with gilt- stenciled decoration, wd. 18 in., (non-sounding), and approximately thirty-five cobs. More ...

Exceptional Picture Automaton by Bremond

Exceptional Picture Automaton by Bremond

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$24,675$21,000

Exceptional Picture Automaton by Bremond, c. 1860, of a carpenter's workshop with four figures, three with hand tools and the fourth working a treadle-operated grinding wheel, in rustic open room More ...

Rare Advertising Automaton of  Denslow's Mother Goose

Rare Advertising Automaton of Denslow's Mother Goose

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

Rare Advertising Automaton of Denslow's Mother Goose, with painted papier-mache head articulated at the neck and beak, webbed papier-mache feet, original yellow cotton cape with fringe and ribbon More ...

Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Rooster Target Game

Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Rooster Target Game

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
996
Sold for:
$441$375

Lithographed Paper-on-Wood Rooster Target Game, late 19th century, when target is hit, rooster moves and bellows sound, easel back, (paper loss, rooster, bellows damaged), ht. 14 3/8, wd. 6 15/16 More ...

Stereoscopic Daguerreotype

Stereoscopic Daguerreotype

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1623
Sold for:
$353$300

Stereoscopic Daguerreotype, 6 1/2 x 3 1/4 -inch, titled "Buste de Bacchante" and showing classical sculpture, in oval mount with paper-taped edges; and a stereo positive titled "Horsehshoe Falls, More ...

Fourteen Tissue Stereo Cards

Fourteen Tissue Stereo Cards

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1626
Sold for:
$147$125

Fourteen Tissue Stereo Cards, day / night and illuminated views, the majority palaces, gardens and churches of France and Italy, including "749. Forum, Portique Occidental a Pompei". More ...

Becker Pedestal Stereo Double-Viewer

Becker Pedestal Stereo Double-Viewer

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1635
Sold for:
$881$750

Becker Pedestal Stereo Double-Viewer, the walnut body with ebonized ripple-and-wave moldings, two sets (one hinged) of stereo lenses, revolving slide-transport mechanism, double-hinged lid and More ...

Ten Stereo Autochromes

Ten Stereo Autochromes

Auction:
2283
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2005
Lot:
1654
Sold for:
$764$650

Ten Stereo Autochromes, 2 1/4 x 5-inch, of European scenes, with black paper-taped edges and date, time, location and exposure time recorded in French on the reverse of each slide.Note: The earliest More ...

George III Mahogany Bracket Clock

George III Mahogany Bracket Clock

Auction:
2272
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 23, 2005
Lot:
572
Unsold
 

George III Mahogany Bracket Clock, c. 1800, the movement by Edward Green, the pad top case with central lifting handle, maroon silk-backed fish scale sound frets, the six-inch round dial with More ...

Wesley Webber (American, 1839-1914)  Moonlight, Long Island Sound

Wesley Webber (American, 1839-1914) Moonlight, Long Island Sound

Auction:
2269
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 04, 2005
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

Wesley Webber (American, 1839-1914)Moonlight, Long Island SoundSigned and dated "Wesley Webber" l.r., titled on a presentation plaque affixed tothe frame.Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961)

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961), Autograph letter signed, Madrid, [undated], three pages, to Charles Thompson, referencing many mutual friends, boating, the publication of his new book, and firearms, More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962)

Faulkner, William (1897-1962)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$823$700

Faulkner, William (1897-1962), The Sound and the Fury, New York, Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, [1929], first edition, white half cloth with black and gray geometric boards and matching More ...

Morris Graves (American, 1910-2001)  Surf Sounds

Morris Graves (American, 1910-2001) Surf Sounds

Auction:
2260
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 19, 2004
Lot:
548
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

Morris Graves (American, 1910-2001)Surf SoundsSigned and dated "M Graves 43" l.r., labels from The American Federation of Arts, NYand the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, on the More ...

Collection of Literature, Valves and Manuals

Collection of Literature, Valves and Manuals

Auction:
2254
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 28, 2004
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$12$10

Collection of Literature, Valves and Manuals, relating to sound More ...

American Electric Guitar and Amplifier, Vivi Tone Company, Kalamazoo, 1934

American Electric Guitar and Amplifier, Vivi Tone Company, Kalamazoo, 1934

Auction:
2253
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Oct 17, 2004
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

American Electric Guitar and Amplifier, Vivi Tone Company, Kalamazoo, 1934, the spruce back with carved sound holes, the mahogany sides, the mahogany neck, the veneered peghead with VIVI TONE More ...

Five Viewers

Five Viewers

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$118$100

Five Viewers, a French ebonized Souvenir de Paris photograph viewer; three Holmes-pattern stereo viewers; an Ezy Rede hand-held magnifier; and a pair of Jockey Club, Paris field More ...

Stereo Daguerreotype of the Crystal Palace

Stereo Daguerreotype of the Crystal Palace

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

Stereo Daguerreotype of the Crystal Palace, (Negretti & Zambra), 6 3 /4 x 3 1/4-inches, in black paper-taped mount, with handwritten inscription to reverse The Screen of Kings and Queens of More ...

Stereo Daguerreotype of the Crystal Palace

Stereo Daguerreotype of the Crystal Palace

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$823$700

Stereo Daguerreotype of the Crystal Palace, (Negretti & Zambra), 6 3/4 x 3 1/4-inch, in black paper-taped mount, showing gallery with neo-classical sculpture, with inscription to reverse Behind the More ...

Fifty-five Stereo Positives of Italy

Fifty-five Stereo Positives of Italy

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Fifty-five Stereo Positives of Italy, 6 3 /4 x 3 1/4-inch, with paper-taped edges, and some in gilt-edged mounts, including views of Pompeii, Naples, Sienna, and other More ...

Ten Stereo Positives of Vienna

Ten Stereo Positives of Vienna

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$705$600

Ten Stereo Positives of Vienna, 6 3 /4 x 3 1/4-inch, mostly with paper-taped edges, including views of 1873 Universal Exhibition, Egyptian Park and Belvedere Imperial Gallery, captioned in More ...

Seventy Stereo Positives

Seventy Stereo Positives

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$499$425

Seventy Stereo Positives, 6 3 /4 x 3 1/4-inch, showing European mountain and glacial views, including views of Savoy and Chamonix, in paper-taped mounts, many credited More ...

Stereo Cards

Stereo Cards

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$147$125

Stereo Cards, approximately forty-four mixed cards by Griffith & Griffith, Underwood and other publishers, including topographical views, genre scenes, Jersualem and the Flatiron Building, New More ...

Stereocards and Viewer

Stereocards and Viewer

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$382$325

Stereocards and Viewer, approx. 300 mixed views, including industry, architecture, genre and Ireland, by various publishers; and a More ...

Edmund E. Case (American, 1844-1919)  Plum Island Sound

Edmund E. Case (American, 1844-1919) Plum Island Sound

Auction:
2232
Auction:
Sale #2232 - Mar 05, 2004
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

Edmund E. Case (American, 1844-1919)Plum Island SoundSigned and dated "Edmund E. Case 85" l.l., label from Driscoll & Walsh Fine Art,Boston, on the reverse.Oil on canvas, 18 x 28 1/4 in. More ...

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) Awful Conflagration of the Steamboat LEXINGTON In Long Island Sound on Monday Eveg

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888) Awful Conflagration of the Steamboat LEXINGTON In Long Island Sound on Monday Eveg

Auction:
2230
Auction:
Sale #2230 - Feb 22, 2004
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)Awful Conflagration of the Steamboat LEXINGTON In Long Island Sound on Monday Eve'g Jan'y 13th 1840 by which melancholy occurrence; over 100 More ...

Early Steiff Blonde Mohair Teddy Bear

Early Steiff Blonde Mohair Teddy Bear

Auction:
2227
Auction:
Sale #2227 - Dec 11, 2003
Lot:
1409
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

Early Steiff Blonde Mohair Teddy Bear, c. 1910, shoe button eyes, vertically stitched brown nose, mouth, and four claws, long arms and body, large feet, growler (no sound, very minor fur loss, light More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$14,100$12,000

Adams, John (1735-1826), Autograph Letter Signed, December 9th, 1777, one page, to fellow signer Elbridge Gerry, a letter to his close friend condemning the practice of distributing goods to obtain More ...

(Civil War, Union)

(Civil War, Union)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

(Civil War, Union), Large and interesting archive of letters from Captain Frank A. Cole, Wisconsin 37th Regiment, Company E, comprising correspondence and documents chronicling the mortal wounds More ...

System Stick with Spherical Noisemaker Grip

System Stick with Spherical Noisemaker Grip

Auction:
2223
Auction:
Sale #2223 - Oct 04, 2003
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$588$500

System Stick with Spherical Noisemaker Grip, late 19th/early 20th century, the foliate patterned silvered metal grip attributed to Brigg & Son, London, producing a siren sound when blown into the More ...

Dutch Mahogany Friesland Clock

Dutch Mahogany Friesland Clock

Auction:
2223
Auction:
Sale #2223 - Oct 04, 2003
Lot:
857
Unsold
 

Dutch Mahogany Friesland Clock, late 19th century, the domed hood with side sound dampening, the weighted chiming movement with painted dial showing phases of the moon, rectangular case, lg. approx. More ...