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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Birds of America 1840

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Birds of America 1840

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
627
Sold for:
$33,600$28,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Birds of America 1840. New York: J.J. Audubon; Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1840. First edition, in seven octavo volumes, three-quarter brown calfskin and marbled More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Brown-Headed Nuthatch.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Brown-Headed Nuthatch.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
630
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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Brown-Headed Nuthatch. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Hand-aquatinted copper-plate engraving, matted and framed, with 23 1/2 x 36 in. of the More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Great Footed Hawk, or Peregrine Falcon

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Great Footed Hawk, or Peregrine Falcon

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$480$400

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Great Footed Hawk, or Peregrine Falcon. [from] Birds of America. New York: Bien, 1860. Chromolithographic plate, matted and framed, only the image is visible, 23 x More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ornithological Biography

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ornithological Biography

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
637A
Sold for:
$300$250

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ornithological Biography. Edinburgh: Adam Black, 1831. Octavo, companion text volume to Audubon's Birds of America, bound in half cloth and marbled paper boards. More ...

Four Framed Ornithological Prints.

Four Framed Ornithological Prints.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
647
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Four Framed Ornithological Prints. Three hand-colored lithographs after John Gould (1804-1881): the bower bird Gould calls Ailuroedus Arfakianus, now called Ailuroedus Melanotis, or white-eared More ...

Gould, John (1804-1881) Casuarius Westermanni

Gould, John (1804-1881) Casuarius Westermanni

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
648
Sold for:
$185$150

Gould, John (1804-1881) Casuarius Westermanni. [from] The Birds of New Guinea. London: Walter, 1875-1888. Hand-colored lithograph, matted and framed, with 13 1/2 x 19 in. of the sheet visible. More ...

Gould, John (1804-1881) Larus Glaucus and Otis MacQueeni

Gould, John (1804-1881) Larus Glaucus and Otis MacQueeni

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
649
Sold for:
$360$300

Gould, John (1804-1881) Larus Glaucus and Otis MacQueeni. [from] The Birds of Great Britain and The Birds of Asia. London: Walter, 1862-1873. Two hand-colored lithographs, one of the Glaucous More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Cinerous Eagle, Young.

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Cinerous Eagle, Young.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
655
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Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Cinerous Eagle, Young. [from] Illustrations of British Ornithology. Edinburgh, 1819-1834. Hand-colored etching, matted and framed, with the plate mark and 22 1/2 x More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Common Buzzard

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Common Buzzard

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
656
Sold for:
$150$125

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Common Buzzard. [together with] Whimbrel. Two hand-colored engravings, matted; plates XIV and VI from Selby's British Ornithology, London: Bohn, c. 1820, each with More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Golden Eagle, Female

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Golden Eagle, Female

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
657
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Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Golden Eagle, Female. [from] Illustrations of British Ornithology, c. 1830. Hand-colored etching, of Plate I*, depicting the female golden eagle, wings poised as More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Goshawk, Adult

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Goshawk, Adult

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
658
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Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Goshawk, Adult. [from] Illustrations of British Ornithology. London: Henry Bohn, 1821-1834. Hand-colored etching, matted and framed, with plate mark and 16 1/4 x More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Merlin, Female

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Merlin, Female

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
659
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Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Merlin, Female. [from] Illustrations of British Ornithology. London: Henry Bohn, 1821-1834. Hand-colored engraving, dated 1821, matted and framed, with the plate More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Young Goshawk, Male

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Young Goshawk, Male

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
660
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Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Young Goshawk, Male. [from] Illustrations of British Ornithology. London: Henry Bohn, 1821-1834. Hand-colored etching, matted and framed, with 16 1/2 x 21 in. of More ...

Werner. Ptarmigans.

Werner. Ptarmigans.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
661
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Werner. Ptarmigans. Two matted framed lithographs of ptarmigans, 14 3/4 x 17 in. overall Provenance: A prominent Cincinnati, Ohio, collector. More ...

Wolf, Joseph (1820-1899) Bubo Maximus

Wolf, Joseph (1820-1899) Bubo Maximus

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
662
Sold for:
$360$300

Wolf, Joseph (1820-1899) Bubo Maximus. [from] John Gould's Birds of Great Britain, London: Walter, 1862-1873. Hand-colored lithograph by Henry Constantine Richter after Joseph Wolf depicts an More ...

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOL

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOL

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
761
Sold for:
$369$300

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOLISSIMA, ANSER FERUS, NYROCA FERINA, and ANSER SEGETUM, from More ...

Five Assorted Framed Works

Five Assorted Framed Works

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
999
Sold for:
$120$100

Five Assorted Framed Works, a pair of small bird prints after Gould, "Trogon Elegans" and "Trogon Variegatus," a pair of small watercolors of birds on flowering branches, and an ink and watercolor More ...

Two Framed Prints

Two Framed Prints

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$240$200

Two Framed Prints, a J.P. Fortin lithograph View of the First American Railway Train, sight size 11 x 18; and a J.P. Selby hand-colored Common Buzzard, Female, sight size 21 1/4 x 16 in. More ...

John Frederick Miller (English, 1759-96)      Three Illustrations of Penguins

John Frederick Miller (English, 1759-96) Three Illustrations of Penguins

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,440$1,200

John Frederick Miller (English, 1759-96) Three Illustrations of Penguins, from Cimelia Physica: Figures of rare and curious quadrupeds, birds, &c. together with several of the most elegant More ...

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Pintail Duck Figure

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Pintail Duck Figure

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$1,800$1,500

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Pintail Duck Figure, New Hampshire, 1942, carved wooden bird mounted on a rock-form base, identified, signed "JB," numbered "1," and dated "1942" on the More ...

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Ruddy Duck Figure

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Ruddy Duck Figure

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$510$425

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Ruddy Duck Figure, New Hampshire, 1950, carved wooden bird mounted on a rock-form base, species identified, signed "JB," numbered "1," and dated "1950" More ...

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Spotted Sandpiper Figure

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Spotted Sandpiper Figure

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$720$600

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Spotted Sandpiper Figure, New Hampshire, third quarter 20th century, the bird mounted on a piece of driftwood, identified, signed "JB," and numbered More ...

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Tree Sparrow Figure

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Tree Sparrow Figure

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$780$650

Jess Blackstone Carved and Painted Miniature Tree Sparrow Figure, New Hampshire, third quarter 20th century, carved wooden bird with scratch-feather surface, mounted on a rock-form base, species More ...

Six Framed Ornithological Prints and Two Watercolors

Six Framed Ornithological Prints and Two Watercolors

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 11, 2012
Lot:
786
Sold for:
$90$75

Six Framed Ornithological Prints and Two Watercolors, prints include "Blue Jay," "Pileated Woodpecker," "Black-capped Chickadee" (two), pitangus, and timor friarbird (the latter two identified only More ...

Benson Bond Moore (American, 1882-1974)      Five Ornithological Subjects: Ring-necked Pheasant

Benson Bond Moore (American, 1882-1974) Five Ornithological Subjects: Ring-necked Pheasant

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
152
Sold for:
$152$125

Benson Bond Moore (American, 1882-1974) Five Ornithological Subjects: Ring-necked Pheasant, edition of 40, Wood Ducks, edition of 40, Prince of Wales Pheasant, edition of 40, Red Jungle Fowl, More ...

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Black-bellied Plover Figure

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Black-bellied Plover Figure

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$1,348$1,100

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Black-bellied Plover Figure, New Hampshire, 1947, carved wooden bird mounted on a rock-form base, identified, signed "JB," numbered "1," and dated "1947" More ...

Carved Walnut Box with Bird on Nest Motif

Carved Walnut Box with Bird on Nest Motif

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
747
Sold for:
$398$325

Carved Walnut Box with Bird on Nest Motif, America, 19th century, rectangular hinged box, the top and bottom each carved from a single piece of wood, the top with high-relief carving of a bird More ...

Four Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures

Four Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
813
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Four Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures, America, 20th century, three puffins, one with a paper label "LABRADOR" on the base; and one possibly a green heron, (minor imperfections), ht. 2 1/4 More ...

Painted Wood Folding Canada Goose Decoy Rig

Painted Wood Folding Canada Goose Decoy Rig

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
853
Sold for:
$178$150

Painted Wood Folding Canada Goose Decoy Rig, Massachusetts, 20th century, with three flattened cut-out Canada goose figures, ht. 14 1/2, dia. 43 to approx. 77 in. Provenance: Hilary Nolan, at More ...

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOL

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOL

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
331
Unsold
 

J. Gould & H.C. Richter, delineator and lithographer (American, 19th Century) Four Hand-colored Lithographs of Wild Fowl: SOMATERIA MOLISSIMA, ANSER FERUS, NYROCA FERINA, and ANSER SEGETUM, from More ...