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14kt Gold and Cameo Brooch Depicting John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

14kt Gold and Cameo Brooch Depicting John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$12,000$10,000

14kt Gold and Cameo Brooch Depicting John Quincy Adams (1767-1848), c. 1840, oval relief-carved shell, bust-length profile portrait, in a 14kt gold mount with split pearl surround, dia. 1 7/8 in., More ...

10kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet

10kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$3,120$2,600

10kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet, early to mid-19th century, oval bezel-set gold clasp centered with a plait of silver/brown hair with blue enamel border set with faceted paste stones, linked to More ...

Vinaigrette Pendant Set with Miniature-painted Buildings of Paris

Vinaigrette Pendant Set with Miniature-painted Buildings of Paris

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$360$300

Vinaigrette Pendant Set with Miniature-painted Buildings of Paris, probably France, 18th century, square plinth-shaped gilt-brass receptacle, with applied and engraved foliage, with hinged lid, the More ...

Intaglio-carved Agate Pendant Seal with Crest

Intaglio-carved Agate Pendant Seal with Crest

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$480$400

Intaglio-carved Agate Pendant Seal with Crest, 18th/early 19th century, the seal with tapered faceted sides terminating with an oval face carved with a crest depicting a knight mounted on a rearing More ...

Four Pieces of Adams Family Jewelry

Four Pieces of Adams Family Jewelry

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$300$250

Four Pieces of Adams Family Jewelry, probably early to mid-19th century, a small round 10kt gold-mounted bracelet clasp set with a lock of light brown plaited hair with cut pearl surround made into More ...

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$600$500

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams, fans: one Chinese export with pierced ivory blades with oval, floral, and foliate designs, the other two lacking their silk mounts, More ...

White Marble Stand

White Marble Stand

Auction:
2627M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 25, 2012
Lot:
634
Sold for:
$3,000$3,000

White Marble Stand, China, Ming Dynasty, square top supported by a larger square base, carved with ruyi and scrolling foliate motifs, 25 1/2 x 30 x 30 in. Provenance: The estate of Gen. Charles More ...

Edwin Schruers 1936 Harvard University Tercentenary Lithograph Poster

Edwin Schruers 1936 Harvard University Tercentenary Lithograph Poster

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$431$350

Edwin Schruers 1936 Harvard University Tercentenary Lithograph Poster, signed in pencil and numbered "152/300" in bottom margin, Merrymount Press, Boston, unframed, 34 x 25 in. More ...

Pamphlets, Eight Volumes:

Pamphlets, Eight Volumes:

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$73$60

Pamphlets, Eight Volumes: Watson's An Apology for Christianity, 1796; Life of Napoleon Bonaparte, 1815; Dawson's The Sons of Liberty in New York, 1859; Hazard's Essay on the Philosophical Character More ...

George Benjamin Luks (American, 1867-1933)      Landlady

George Benjamin Luks (American, 1867-1933) Landlady

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

George Benjamin Luks (American, 1867-1933) Landlady Signed "George Luks" l.l., identified on a label from M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., New York, and Joan Peterson Gallery, Boston, and with a More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portrait of Gentleman, Possibly John Quincy Adams.

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of Gentleman, Possibly John Quincy Adams.

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2012
Lot:
749
Sold for:
$267$225

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of Gentleman, Possibly John Quincy Adams. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 21 1/4 x 18 in., in a later frame. Condition: Two patch repairs with associated More ...

Charles Henry Turner (American, 1848-1908)      Change Avenue

Charles Henry Turner (American, 1848-1908) Change Avenue

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$1,470$1,200

Charles Henry Turner (American, 1848-1908) Change Avenue Signed and dated "C.H. Turner. 1889." l.l., identified on a label from Jordan Art Gallery, Jordan Marsh & Co., Boston, affixed to the More ...

Eaton, Asa B. (1800-1851) Executive and Legislative Departments of the State of M

Eaton, Asa B. (1800-1851) Executive and Legislative Departments of the State of M

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
563C
Sold for:
$47$40

Eaton, Asa B. (1800-1851) Executive and Legislative Departments of the State of M Lowell: Stone & Huse, 1868. 35 pages, 280 leaves of plates, salted paper photographic prints, portraits; text is a More ...

New England History, Seventeen Volumes:

New England History, Seventeen Volumes:

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
563D
Sold for:
$122$100

New England History, Seventeen Volumes: History of Waterford, Oxford County, Maine, 1879; Rice's Celebration of the Two Hundredth Anniversary of the First Parish at Salem Village, 1874; Drake's More ...

Large Needlework Sampler;

Large Needlework Sampler;

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Large Needlework Sampler; "Abigail Walker AE't 11 Y/1796" possibly Quincy, Massachusetts, area, worked in silk threads on a linen ground with rows of alphabets over a pious verse and borders of More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed letter, Quincy, January 14th, 1823, one page, to Messrs. Timothy Cooley, Oliver Parsons and James Cooley, Committee [for an unnamed School], acknowledging their More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$474$400

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed endorsement, one page, November 25th, [1793], on the verso of a legal writ concerning the estate chattels of William Ash of Boston, with extensive notations to More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$889$750

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, one page, July 1st, 1825, on vellum, a ship's passport issued to the Brig Volant, Ephraim Finney, master or commander, countersigned by Henry Clay as More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$563$475

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Document signed, one page, January 1st, 1828, as President, ship's passport issued to the ship London, Jesse Brown master or commander, countersigned by Henry Clay as More ...

Fred Pansing (New Jersey, 1844-1912)      Portrait of the U.S.S. Rhode Island (B.B.-17).

Fred Pansing (New Jersey, 1844-1912) Portrait of the U.S.S. Rhode Island (B.B.-17).

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Fred Pansing (New Jersey, 1844-1912) Portrait of the U.S.S. Rhode Island (B.B.-17). Signed l.r., vessel identified on a plaque below. Oil on paperboard, 7 x 10 in., in a later molded giltwood More ...

(Medicine)

(Medicine)

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$86$70

(Medicine), Quincy, John, Medicina Statica: Being the Aphorisms of Sanctorius, London, 1723, third edition, with engraved frontis piece and one folding plate, calf, 8vo, (bumped and chipped, More ...

Three Framed New England Albumen Photographic Views

Three Framed New England Albumen Photographic Views

Auction:
2540M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2011
Lot:
961
Sold for:
$36$30

Three Framed New England Albumen Photographic Views, a convex lens view at the corners of Cambridge, Kirkland, and Quincy streets, Cambridge, 1865, attributed to George K. Warren; a view of the More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
1
Unsold
 

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed letter, Quincy, January 14th, 1823, one page, to Messrs. Timothy Cooley, Oliver Parsons and James Cooley, Committee [for an unnamed School], acknowledging their More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Autograph letter signed, April 19, 1819, one page, as Secretary of State, to James Riley, Esq. of New York, thanking him for his letter, and for copies of his More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$356$300

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, as Secretary of State, Department of State circular dated August 14, 1819, one page, to the Clerk of the Circuit Court of New York, regarding the More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$326$275

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Signed document, September 16, 1820, one page, as Secretary of State, certifying a copy of an original decree related to indemnification of lands in the Mississippi More ...

(Autograph Album), Glossbrenner, Adam John (1810-1889)

(Autograph Album), Glossbrenner, Adam John (1810-1889)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

(Autograph Album), Glossbrenner, Adam John (1810-1889), Bound album containing signed excerpts of speeches from James Buchanan, James Polk, and Daniel Webster, and others. More ...

Monroe, James (1758-1831)

Monroe, James (1758-1831)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Monroe, James (1758-1831), Signed document, May 12, 1820, one page, as President, decree in Admiralty stating that the duty payment obligations of Patrick Durkin in relation to the ship Ceres have More ...

Lester George Hornby (American, 1882-1956)      Faneuil Hall from Quincy Market

Lester George Hornby (American, 1882-1956) Faneuil Hall from Quincy Market

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
105
Unsold
 

Lester George Hornby (American, 1882-1956) Faneuil Hall from Quincy Market, edition of 40. Titled, inscribed, and signed "...40 imps. L.G.Hornby" in pencil beneath the image, signed and More ...

Three Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Calendar Tiles

Three Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Calendar Tiles

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 22, 2010
Lot:
553
Sold for:
$71$60

Three Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Calendar Tiles, 1891 "Lean-to Houses Quincy, Mass."; 1914 "Commonwealth Docks, Boston"; and 1915 "Boston Custom House." More ...