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Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings.

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$277$225

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings. Quarto format lined notebook, approximately forty-five leaves, containing accounts of several week-long More ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$738$600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802. Illustrated commission engraved by I. Draper, printed on parchment and fulfilled by hand, appointing Pearson Titcomb First More ...

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$37$30

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831. Single leaf, typographically printed document, fulfilled by hand, electing Ivers Phillips of Fitchburg Major of the Fourth More ...

Mears, Helen Farnsworth (1872-1916) Large Archive of Original Material Related to the Sculptor.

Mears, Helen Farnsworth (1872-1916) Large Archive of Original Material Related to the Sculptor.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Mears, Helen Farnsworth (1872-1916) Large Archive of Original Material Related to the Sculptor. Approximately 230 black-and-white photographs of Mears's sculptures (large and small format, some More ...

Bartlett, John Russell (1805-1886) Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora, and Chihu

Bartlett, John Russell (1805-1886) Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora, and Chihu

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$431$350

Bartlett, John Russell (1805-1886) Personal Narrative of Explorations and Incidents in Texas, New Mexico, California, Sonora, and Chihuahua. New York: Appleton & Co., 1854. First edition, two octavo More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)      North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission Sign

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission Sign

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
153
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission Sign. Signed and dated "Walker Evans Dec. 1971" on the mount l.r., Lunn Gallery Stamp on the mount verso at More ...

Cyrus Dallin (American, 1861-1944)      Paul Revere

Cyrus Dallin (American, 1861-1944) Paul Revere

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Cyrus Dallin (American, 1861-1944) Paul Revere Signed and dated "C.E. Dallin '99" in the bronze base near the horse's right front hoof, titled and inscribed "PAUL REVERE" l.l., "COPYRIGHT More ...

Harry Aiken Vincent (American, 1864-1931)      Out of Commission

Harry Aiken Vincent (American, 1864-1931) Out of Commission

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Harry Aiken Vincent (American, 1864-1931) Out of Commission Signed and dated "H.A.VINCENT. .16" l.l., titled in an inscription on the back of the frame, with a partial label from the Salmagundi More ...

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907)      Wax Bust of Louise Adele Dickerson Gould

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907) Wax Bust of Louise Adele Dickerson Gould

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907) Wax Bust of Louise Adele Dickerson Gould Inscribed "St. Gaudens" on the interior. Wax with applied pigment, 14 1/2 x 17 x 9 in. (36.8 x 43.1 x 22.8 More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$267,000$220,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile), c. 1953 Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass wire, and paint, height 3 in. (7.5 cm) to topmost disk. Condition: Paint losses, slight More ...

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock, c. 1900, case attributed to R.J. Horner & Co., W. 23rd Street, New York, from the estate of Colonel Park Shaw of Carefree, More ...

Attributed to George Lambdin (American, 1830-1896)    Informal Floral Bouquet

Attributed to George Lambdin (American, 1830-1896) Informal Floral Bouquet

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$123$100

Attributed to George Lambdin (American, 1830-1896) Informal Floral Bouquet. Unsigned, with a label suggesting the history of the panel affixed to the reverse. Oil on panel, 14 x 6 3/8 in., More ...

Chelsea Deck Clock

Chelsea Deck Clock

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1725
Sold for:
$160$130

Chelsea Deck Clock, U.S. Maritime Commission, 5 1/2-in. arabic numeral brass dial marked Chelsea Clock Co. Boston Ser. no. 5223, in a Phenolic case with hinged bezel, eight-day time-only movement. More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Ars Anatomica  , A Medical Fantasia

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Ars Anatomica , A Medical Fantasia

Auction:
3001T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1014
Sold for:
$369$300

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Ars Anatomica, A Medical Fantasia. Folio with thirteen plates from drawings commissioned by Medicina Rara, Ltd. Signed "baskin" in pencil and numbered "63" More ...

Homer Gunn (American, 1899-1966)      Abstract Horse Head

Homer Gunn (American, 1899-1966) Abstract Horse Head

Auction:
3001T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1307
Sold for:
$584$475

Homer Gunn (American, 1899-1966) Abstract Horse Head. Stamped "HOMER GUNN" in the metal along the bottom edge at the back, inscribed "Surface to Surface" in marker in the interior. Welded bronze More ...

Wood and Mother-of-pearl Pendant, Attributed to Alexandre Noll

Wood and Mother-of-pearl Pendant, Attributed to Alexandre Noll

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$492$400

Wood and Mother-of-pearl Pendant, Attributed to Alexandre Noll, c. 1950s, designed as a face in profile, 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 in., suspended from leather cord, unsigned. Note: Alexandre Noll More ...

Sterling Silver Necklace, Robert Lee Morris for the Andy Warhol Foundation

Sterling Silver Necklace, Robert Lee Morris for the Andy Warhol Foundation

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$677$550

Sterling Silver Necklace, Robert Lee Morris for the Andy Warhol Foundation, c. 2007, designed as two cats, the reverse inscribed "I never met an animal I didn't like," suspended from silver beads, More ...

Arts and Crafts Enamel, Fire Opal, and Freshwater Pearl Dog Collar,

Arts and Crafts Enamel, Fire Opal, and Freshwater Pearl Dog Collar,

Auction:
2993B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 21, 2017
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Arts and Crafts Enamel, Fire Opal, and Freshwater Pearl Dog Collar, probably England, c. 1905, designed as four polychrome champleve enamel peacocks with silver paillons interspersed stylized More ...

Elliot Offner (American, 1931-2010)      Great Blue Heron (Miniature), c. 1987

Elliot Offner (American, 1931-2010) Great Blue Heron (Miniature), c. 1987

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
391A
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Elliot Offner (American, 1931-2010) Great Blue Heron (Miniature), c. 1987 Signed "© offner" on the top of the base, inscribed "Smith College" on the side of the base, and stamped "JM" in an More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Aula Magna

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Aula Magna

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
438
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Aula Magna Inscribed "AULA MAGNA/-Caracas" l.l. and "STAGE RIGHT" l.c., dated and signed "July 2, 1952/A. Calder" l.r. Gouache, pencil, and ink on More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$471,000$390,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965) Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass, wire, and paint, height 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm), width 5 in. (12.5 cm) including the mobile More ...

André Kertész (Hungarian/American, 1894-1985)      Distortion 166, Paris

André Kertész (Hungarian/American, 1894-1985) Distortion 166, Paris

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
161
Unsold
 

André Kertész (Hungarian/American, 1894-1985) Distortion 166, Paris, 1933, printed 1950s. Titled, inscribed, dated, and signed "...Paris...A Kertész" in pencil on the verso. Gelatin silver More ...

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900)      Along the Coast, Capri

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900) Along the Coast, Capri

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$123,000$100,000

Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky (Russian, 1817-1900) Along the Coast, Capri Signed and dated "Aïvazovsky/1892" l.l., signed and dated similarly on the reverse, also inscribed with the artist's More ...

Commissioned Pottery Umbrella Stand

Commissioned Pottery Umbrella Stand

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$185$150

Commissioned Pottery Umbrella Stand Glazed ceramic United States, 21st century Cylindrical form in white glaze, ht. 25 in. More ...

Custom Studio Furniture Cabinet with Overshelf

Custom Studio Furniture Cabinet with Overshelf

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
269A
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Custom Studio Furniture Cabinet with Overshelf American walnut United States, c. 1991 The upper part comprised of two free-edge vertical boards over three open shelves, could be utilized More ...

Commissioned Pottery Umbrella Stand

Commissioned Pottery Umbrella Stand

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$215$175

Commissioned Pottery Umbrella Stand Glazed ceramic United States, 21st century Cylindrical form in white glaze, ht. 25 in. More ...

Zedekiah Belknap (Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, 1781-1858)      Portrait of Samuel Joseph Claghorn (1787-1840)

Zedekiah Belknap (Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, 1781-1858) Portrait of Samuel Joseph Claghorn (1787-1840)

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Zedekiah Belknap (Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, 1781-1858) Portrait of Samuel Joseph Claghorn (1787-1840) Unsigned. Oil on panel, 30 x 24 1/2 in., in the likely original gilt-gesso More ...

Maple and Brass Lap Desk Belonging to U.S.S. Constitution   Sailor Henry Worthington

Maple and Brass Lap Desk Belonging to U.S.S. Constitution Sailor Henry Worthington

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Maple and Brass Lap Desk Belonging to U.S.S. Constitution Sailor Henry Worthington, America, early 19th century, edges and corners reinforced with brass fittings, opening to a writing surface and More ...

Attributed to George Lambdin (American, 1830-1896)    Informal Floral Bouquet

Attributed to George Lambdin (American, 1830-1896) Informal Floral Bouquet

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
726
Unsold
 

Attributed to George Lambdin (American, 1830-1896) Informal Floral Bouquet. Unsigned, with a label suggesting the history of the panel affixed to the reverse. Oil on panel, 14 x 6 3/8 in., More ...