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John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass, c. 1800, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 7-in. silvered dial engraved with a fleur-de-lis representing north, raised brass center boss engraved "John Heilig. More ...

Knox & Shain Wye Level for W.B. Throop

Knox & Shain Wye Level for W.B. Throop

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$185$150

Knox & Shain Wye Level for W.B. Throop, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 916, original lacquered instrument with 16-in. scope, fine focusing knob, and spirit level below, main arm engraved "Knox & More ...

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$923$750

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope, London, no. 10683, lacquered brass instrument with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, Lister limb with micrometer fine focusing at rear, draw-tube, circular More ...

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$615$500

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope, London & Philadelphia, no. 9785, lacquered brass instrument with fine and course focusing, lever fine adjustment knob at nosepiece, manual rotating circular More ...

Five Black Lacquered Instruments

Five Black Lacquered Instruments

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$215$175

Five Black Lacquered Instruments, 20th century, two Carl Zeiss monocular microscopes with multi-turret nosepieces, a Busch monocular microscope with condenser, a Bausch & Lomb scope and a Bausch & More ...

George Segal (American, 1924-2000)      GS-9

George Segal (American, 1924-2000) GS-9

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$369$300

George Segal (American, 1924-2000) GS-9, alternatively titled Girl in Wicker Chair - Nude Back, 1978, edition of 100. Signed and dated "G Segal 78" in pencil within the image l.r., numbered More ...

Stow Wengenroth (American, 1906-1978)      Lumber Schooner

Stow Wengenroth (American, 1906-1978) Lumber Schooner

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1239
Sold for:
$209$170

Stow Wengenroth (American, 1906-1978) Lumber Schooner, 1958, edition of 50 (Stuckey, 244). Signed "Stow Wengenroth" in pencil l.r., inscribed "Ed/50" in pencil l.l., with a label from The More ...

Charles Balthazar Julien Fevret de Saint-Memin (New York, Philadelphia, France, 1770-1852), Miniature Portrait of General George Washin

Charles Balthazar Julien Fevret de Saint-Memin (New York, Philadelphia, France, 1770-1852), Miniature Portrait of General George Washin

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
47
Unsold
 

Charles Balthazar Julien Fevret de Saint-Memin (New York, Philadelphia, France, 1770-1852) Miniature Portrait of General George Washington Signed and dated "C de Memin Ft./1798" along the left More ...

Pair of Shell-carved Walnut Side Chairs

Pair of Shell-carved Walnut Side Chairs

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Pair of Shell-carved Walnut Side Chairs, Philadelphia area, c. 1760-80, the serpentine beaded crests centering carved shells, above scrolled pierced splats and trapezoidal slip seats, all on shaped More ...

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table, Philadelphia area, c. 1760-80, the circular top on a ball-turned post and tripod base of cabriole legs ending in claw-and-ball feet, refinished, (imperfections), More ...

Mahogany Candlestand

Mahogany Candlestand

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Mahogany Candlestand, Philadelphia area, c. 1760-80, the circular dished top above a turned post with turned ball, on a tripod base of cabriole legs ending in pad feet on platforms, ht. 28 1/4, dia. More ...

Three Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Table Items

Three Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Table Items

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Three Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Table Items, England, early 19th century, a "Landing of Lafayette" platter and plate, and a "Fair Mount Near Philadelphia" plate, wd. to 17 More ...

Two Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Plates

Two Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Plates

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Plates, England, early 19th century, a "Landing of Lafayette" plate and a "Fair Mount near Philadelphia" plate, dia. to 10 1/4 in. More ...

Collection of Revolutionary War Buckles, Padlocks, Buttons, and Knives

Collection of Revolutionary War Buckles, Padlocks, Buttons, and Knives

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$338$275

Collection of Revolutionary War Buckles, Padlocks, Buttons, and Knives, eleven shoe buckles, two square iron buckles, seven plain buttons, a padlock, a chest lock, and nine folding knives; one shoe More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      S & H Green Stamps

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps, 1965, from the edition of 6,000 issued as an invitation, printed by Eugene Feldman, Philadelphia, published by the Institute of Contemporary More ...

William Winner (American, 1815-1883)      View of Philadelphia from Fairmount

William Winner (American, 1815-1883) View of Philadelphia from Fairmount

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
264
Unsold
 

William Winner (American, 1815-1883) View of Philadelphia from Fairmount Signed and dated "Winner, Phil. '71" l.r., titled on a presentation plaque affixed to the frame. Oil on panel, 32 x 44 More ...

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929)      Old Square, Philadelphia

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929) Old Square, Philadelphia

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929) Old Square, Philadelphia Signed faintly "Robert ..." l.l., identified on exhibition labels from The New York Cultural Center and from Naussau County Museum of More ...

Set of Twelve Lenox China Fruit Plates

Set of Twelve Lenox China Fruit Plates

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$923$750

Set of Twelve Lenox China Fruit Plates, Trenton, New Jersey, early 20th century, gilt banded border to a pale goldenrod ground with a variety of polychrome enameled fruit to center, artist signed More ...

Minton Porcelain Turquoise-glazed Ewer

Minton Porcelain Turquoise-glazed Ewer

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$615$500

Minton Porcelain Turquoise-glazed Ewer, England, c. 1875, openwork handle to a bottle shape decorated in white enamels with birds, butterflies, and fauna, attributed to Désiré Leroy, printed mark More ...

Architectural Watercolor Rendering

Architectural Watercolor Rendering

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$984$800

Architectural Watercolor Rendering, possibly a proposal for Wanamaker Department Store, Philadelphia, in the Beaux-arts style, signed and dated "Hughson Hawley 1900" l.r., ht. 21, wd. 26 1/2 in. More ...

"Over There!" United States Army Aviation Section Recruitment Poster

"Over There!" United States Army Aviation Section Recruitment Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$400$325

"Over There!" United States Army Aviation Section Recruitment Poster, designed by Louis Fancher, published by Ketterlinus, Philadelphia, c. 1915, (creases and repairs), framed, overall 48 x 36 in. More ...

Seventeen Rug Books

Seventeen Rug Books

Auction:
3189M
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Dec 09, 2018
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$461$375

Seventeen Rug Books, including The Undiscovered Kilim and Oriental Carpets from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection. More ...

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Suite, Bailey & Kitchen

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Suite, Bailey & Kitchen

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Victorian Gold and Turquoise Suite, Bailey & Kitchen, Philadelphia, c. 1840, the necklace composed of scrolling links suspending a conforming pendant bead-set with cabochon turquoise and pendeloque More ...

Iroquois Pipe

Iroquois Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$800$650

Iroquois Pipe, c. 1820s, fashioned from a tree branch, with a metal tube inserted into the large hole at the top, with two carved faces at the lower end of the pipe, lg. 7 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Edward W. Quigley (American, 1898-1977)      Three Photographs of Circus Subjects: Clown ,  Performing Horses

Edward W. Quigley (American, 1898-1977) Three Photographs of Circus Subjects: Clown , Performing Horses

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$135$110

Edward W. Quigley (American, 1898-1977) Three Photographs of Circus Subjects: Clown, Performing Horses, and Acrobats, 1930s. Each stamped "PHOTOGRAPH BY/EDWARD QUIGLEY/4231 WALNUT More ...

American School, 20th Century    Hunting Dogs

American School, 20th Century Hunting Dogs

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1231
Sold for:
$111$90

American School, 20th Century Hunting Dogs. Signed and dated "R. Bortner/1901" l.l., with a label from F. Weber & Co. Artists' Materials, Philadelphia, affixed to the reverse. Oil on academy More ...

Nicola D'Ascenzo (American, 1871-1954)    Shore with Figures and Boats

Nicola D'Ascenzo (American, 1871-1954) Shore with Figures and Boats

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1279
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Nicola D'Ascenzo (American, 1871-1954) Shore with Figures and Boats. Unsigned, identified and dated "...1950s" on a label from David David Fine Paintings and Antiques, Philadelphia, affixed to More ...

American School, 19th/20th Century    Two Works: Portrait of a Gentleman

American School, 19th/20th Century Two Works: Portrait of a Gentleman

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, 19th/20th Century Two Works: Portrait of a Gentleman and Framed Clendinen Family Crest. Portrait unsigned, oil on canvas, 14 x 12 in., framed with an oval spandrel in a carved More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) and Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) Signed Oath of Allegiance.

Washington, George (1732-1799) and Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) Signed Oath of Allegiance.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$33,210$27,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) and Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) Signed Oath of Allegiance. Philadelphia: John Dunlap, 1778. Typographically printed document fulfilled by hand, signed by Lincoln, More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yale's Linonian Library. New York: Re-printed, and sold by H. Gaine, at the Bible, in More ...