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Two Early Charles Eames (1907-1978) Chairs

Two Early Charles Eames (1907-1978) Chairs

Auction:
2464
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 27, 2009
Lot:
526
Sold for:
$207$175

Two Early Charles Eames (1907-1978) Chairs Laminated wood and plated steel Evans Product Company, c. 1950 Laminated plywood seat and back on steel frame, Evans Product label, ht. 29 1/2 in. More ...

Steinhardt, Jakob

Steinhardt, Jakob

Auction:
2456
Auction:
Discovery - May 21, 2009
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$415$350

Steinhardt, Jakob, Neun Holzschnitte zu ausgewählten Versen aus dem Buche Jeschu ben Elieser ben Sirah mit einer Einleitung von Arnold Zweig. Berlin, 1929, text in Hebrew and German with woodcut More ...

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 16, 2009
Lot:
905
Sold for:
$267$225

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box, northern Europe, early 19th century, the top showing a scene with a young man tumbling with one foot in a globe of the world below an indistinct More ...

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)      Lot of Two Fish Images: Flying Fish

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Lot of Two Fish Images: Flying Fish

Auction:
2446
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 06, 2009
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$770$650

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Lot of Two Fish Images: Flying Fish and Monitor Side Armour Monitor titled, signed and dated "...HAROLD EDGERTON (1978)" in pencil verso, Flying Fish More ...

Attributed to Claude Joseph Vernet (French, 1714-1789)      Marine mit Schiffen

Attributed to Claude Joseph Vernet (French, 1714-1789) Marine mit Schiffen

Auction:
2446
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 06, 2009
Lot:
466
Sold for:
$385$325

Attributed to Claude Joseph Vernet (French, 1714-1789) Marine mit Schiffen Unsigned, identified on a label on the reverse. Oil on panel, 5 x 7 in. (12.5 x 17.7 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box

Auction:
2445
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 26, 2009
Lot:
622A
Unsold
 

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box, northern Europe, early 19th century, the top showing a scene with a young man tumbling with one foot in a globe of the world below an indistinct More ...

(Architecture, Modern-Bauhaus), Wingler, Hans M.

(Architecture, Modern-Bauhaus), Wingler, Hans M.

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$83$70

(Architecture, Modern-Bauhaus), Wingler, Hans M., The Bauhaus-Weimar Dessau, Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 1969, original cloth with slipcase, folio, (scattered foxing and spotting). More ...

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
562
Unsold
 

Oval Polychrome Painted Wooden Bride's Box, northern Europe, early 19th century, the top showing a scene with a young man tumbling with one foot in a globe of the world below an indistinct More ...

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)      30 cal Bullet Cuts a Card  /Cutting the Card Quickly

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) 30 cal Bullet Cuts a Card /Cutting the Card Quickly

Auction:
2422
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 12, 2008
Lot:
312
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) 30 cal Bullet Cuts a Card/Cutting the Card Quickly. Signed "HAROLD EDGERTON" l.r., titled, signed and dated "...HAROLD EDGERTON, MIT 1980..." on the More ...

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)      Densmore Shute Bends the Shaft.

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Densmore Shute Bends the Shaft.

Auction:
2422
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 12, 2008
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Densmore Shute Bends the Shaft. Unsigned, stamped "H.E. EDGERTON, M.I.T. 4-405, CAMBRIDGE - MASS." and inscribed "D... Shute" on the reverse. Gelatin More ...

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)      Pole Vaulter.

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Pole Vaulter.

Auction:
2422
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 12, 2008
Lot:
317
Unsold
 

Harold Eugene Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Pole Vaulter. Signed and inscribed "H. EDGERTON, M.I.T., Camb. Mass" in pencil and stamped on the reverse. Gelatin silver print, image size 7 3/4 x 9 More ...

Apollo Space Mission

Apollo Space Mission

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
659
Sold for:
$300$300

Apollo Space Mission, MIT Instrumentation Laboratory binder titled Apollo Guidance, Navigation and Control, containing type-written memos, photographs, memorabilia, and NASA Apollo Navigation More ...

Ten Collectible and Decorative Articles

Ten Collectible and Decorative Articles

Auction:
2418
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2008
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$83$70

Ten Collectible and Decorative Articles, a small carved and painted totem pole, a pair of miniature beaded shoes, a Herold-Bertsch Shoe Co. pocket mirror, a tortoise shell guitar, 1916 MIT alumni More ...

Richard E. Filipowski (American, b. 1923)      Non-Objective Composition

Richard E. Filipowski (American, b. 1923) Non-Objective Composition

Auction:
2409
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 16, 2008
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

Richard E. Filipowski (American, b. 1923) Non-Objective Composition Signed and dated "Filipowski 49" on the reverse. Oil on linen, 47 x 37 in. (119.4 x 94.0 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (German, 1884-1976)      Landschaft mit Sonne

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (German, 1884-1976) Landschaft mit Sonne

Auction:
2399
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 07, 2008
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (German, 1884-1976) Landschaft mit Sonne, 1916. Signed "S.Rottluff" in pencil l.r., inscribed "162" in pencil l.l., dated in the block. Woodcut on paper, image size 11 5/8 More ...

Twenty-one Assorted Wedgwood Transfer Decorated College Plates

Twenty-one Assorted Wedgwood Transfer Decorated College Plates

Auction:
2385
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2007
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$646$550

Twenty-one Assorted Wedgwood Transfer Decorated College Plates, Mt. Holyoke, two West Point, two University of Pennsylvania, Washington & Lee, Wellesley, four U.C. Berkeley, Williams, two Wheaton, More ...

Collection of Early 20th Century Printed Motto Postcards

Collection of Early 20th Century Printed Motto Postcards

Auction:
2381
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 18, 2007
Lot:
170
Unsold
 

Collection of Early 20th Century Printed Motto Postcards, publisher unknown, mostly humorous, including sayings such as: "Making a Hit", "There Must Be Some Misunderstanding", "Let's Shake on It", More ...

Art Deco Platinum, Yellow Diamond and Diamond Solitaire

Art Deco Platinum, Yellow Diamond and Diamond Solitaire

Auction:
2352
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 13, 2007
Lot:
685
Sold for:
$82,250$70,000

Art Deco Platinum, Yellow Diamond and Diamond Solitaire, prong-set with a square Asscher-cut diamond weighing 3.35 cts., framed by diamond melee, shoulders with diamond foliate motifs, pierce work More ...

Rosenthal Plaque after Rembrandt's Der Mann mit dem Golhelm

Rosenthal Plaque after Rembrandt's Der Mann mit dem Golhelm

Auction:
2348
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 26, 2007
Lot:
689
Sold for:
$294$250

Rosenthal Plaque after Rembrandt's Der Mann mit dem Golhelm, 20th century, rectangular, printed and painted, in faux veneer and giltwood frame, sight size 11 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. More ...

(North America)

(North America)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
572
Sold for:
$499$425

(North America), Nord America mit Benutzung der neuesten und zuverlaessigsten Quellen und Hulfssmittel, Martin Hartl, Vienna, 1806 or later, double-page folio with hand-colored borders and legends, More ...

Thirty-two Wedgwood Collector's Plates

Thirty-two Wedgwood Collector's Plates

Auction:
2327
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2006
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$323$275

Thirty-two Wedgwood Collector's Plates, three University of Michigan, ten Princeton, eight M.I.T., and eleven churches. More ...

Twenty-nine Wedgwood Collector's Plates

Twenty-nine Wedgwood Collector's Plates

Auction:
2327
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2006
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$940$800

Twenty-nine Wedgwood Collector's Plates, three Swarthmore, six Citadel, six Princeton, three M.I.T., three University of Michigan, and eight New Jersey sites. More ...

Thirty-two Wedgwood College Plates

Thirty-two Wedgwood College Plates

Auction:
2327
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2006
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$294$250

Thirty-two Wedgwood College Plates, including six M.I.T.; six U.C. Berkeley; five Beaver College; one each Bates, Emmanuel, and Western College; and twelve N.Y.U. More ...

Twenty-four Wedgwood Blue Transfer Printed College Plates

Twenty-four Wedgwood Blue Transfer Printed College Plates

Auction:
2327
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2006
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$294$250

Twenty-four Wedgwood Blue Transfer Printed College Plates, six Vassar, eighteen M.I.T. More ...

Dr. Harold Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)    Aerial View of the M.I.T. Campus.

Dr. Harold Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Aerial View of the M.I.T. Campus.

Auction:
2309
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 16, 2006
Lot:
883
Sold for:
$558$475

Dr. Harold Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Aerial View of the M.I.T. Campus. Unsigned. Photograph, image size 14 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (36.7 x 36.7 cm), framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. More ...

L.M. Foss

L.M. Foss

Auction:
2301
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 10, 2005
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

L.M. Foss City Block II aluminum sculpture United States, 20th century Composed of geometric shaped, turned, and optical aluminum devices raised on a rectangular plinth, ht. 20, wd. 8 1/8, lg. 11 More ...

Framed Oil Henschen mit Tieron

Framed Oil Henschen mit Tieron

Auction:
2298
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 20, 2005
Lot:
990
Sold for:
$441$375

Framed Oil Henschen mit Tieron, inscribed (in Hebrew), stamped "L. Roth" and inscribed on the reverse. Provenance: A Massachusetts estate. More ...

Heinrich Campendonk (German, 1889-1957)    Lot of Two Images with Frogs:  Mädchen mit Fröschen

Heinrich Campendonk (German, 1889-1957) Lot of Two Images with Frogs: Mädchen mit Fröschen

Auction:
2284
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 16, 2005
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$176$150

Heinrich Campendonk (German, 1889-1957) Lot of Two Images with Frogs: Mädchen mit Fröschen, 1917, and Frösche und Schmetterling, 1917. Unsigned, the former identified in the matrix. Relief More ...

Dr. Harold Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)    Aerial View of the M.I.T. Campus.

Dr. Harold Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Aerial View of the M.I.T. Campus.

Auction:
2284
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 16, 2005
Lot:
325
Unsold
 

Dr. Harold Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Aerial View of the M.I.T. Campus. Unsigned. Photograph, image size 14 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (36.7 x 36.7 cm), framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. More ...

Two Wedgwood Oval 1934 MIT Transfer Decorated Platters

Two Wedgwood Oval 1934 MIT Transfer Decorated Platters

Auction:
2281
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 14, 2005
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$382$325

Two Wedgwood Oval 1934 MIT Transfer Decorated Platters, one blue and white, one magenta and white. More ...