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Buddhist Painting Depicting the Messenger of Hell

Buddhist Painting Depicting the Messenger of Hell

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$25$20

Buddhist Painting Depicting the Messenger of Hell, China, 20th century, standing with a white horse, holding a scroll of sins with two characters reading "si" (death), ink and color on paper, framed More ...

Karl Marx "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

Karl Marx "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$123$100

Karl Marx "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Poster, Moscow, 1968, after Victor Ivanov, (imperfections), 61 x 43 in. More ...

E. Artsrunyan Soviet Propaganda Poster of Lenin

E. Artsrunyan Soviet Propaganda Poster of Lenin

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$123$100

E. Artsrunyan Soviet Propaganda Poster of Lenin, 1967, (imperfections), 41 3/4 x 27 in. More ...

N. Cherukin "Stop the Killers!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

N. Cherukin "Stop the Killers!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$135$110

N. Cherukin "Stop the Killers!" Soviet Propaganda Poster, Moscow, 1968, 34 x 22 in. More ...

Two Soviet Propaganda Posters

Two Soviet Propaganda Posters

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1031
Unsold
 

Two Soviet Propaganda Posters, 1960s and 70s, an R. Suryaninov "We Are With You, Vietnam!," 22 1/2 x 45 1/2, and an O. Savostyuk and B. Uspensky "Spanish People Will Win!," 32 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. More ...

Three Soviet Propaganda Posters

Three Soviet Propaganda Posters

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Soviet Propaganda Posters, late 1960s, a V. Karakashev "Do Not Extinguish the Dawn of Freedom!," 35 3/4 x 23, a B. Berezovsky of Lenin, 35 1/4 x 22 3/4, and an I. Toidze "Your Homeland!," 36 More ...

Two V. Briskin "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Posters

Two V. Briskin "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Posters

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1083
Unsold
 

Two V. Briskin "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Posters, 1968, (imperfections), each 33 1/2 x 22 in. More ...

Nine Hummel Figures

Nine Hummel Figures

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1093
Sold for:
$123$100

Nine Hummel Figures, including "Meditation," "Happiness," "Happy Pastime," "Out of Danger," "A Stitch in Time," and "Farewell," ht. to 6 1/2 in. More ...

Photograph of Nesting Birds

Photograph of Nesting Birds

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1266
Unsold
 

Photograph of Nesting Birds, America, late 20th century, signed "B.A. King" l.r., inscribed l.l., sight size 12 1/8 x 17 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Bronze Jain Shrine

Bronze Jain Shrine

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$431$350

Bronze Jain Shrine, India, enshrining a seated Jina along with other deities seated in multiple tiers, finely carved and partially polished with metal inlaid details, inscribed in Indian to the back More ...

Attributed to Varvara Fedorovna Stepanova (Russian, 1894-1958)    Three Geometric Fabric Designs: Red/Blue, Green/Fuchsia

Attributed to Varvara Fedorovna Stepanova (Russian, 1894-1958) Three Geometric Fabric Designs: Red/Blue, Green/Fuchsia

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1814
Unsold
 

Attributed to Varvara Fedorovna Stepanova (Russian, 1894-1958) Three Geometric Fabric Designs: Red/Blue, Green/Fuchsia, and Red/Black. Signed or inscribed with the artist's name in Russian and More ...

Folk Carved Cane-back Folding Chair with Anti-Silverite Inscription

Folk Carved Cane-back Folding Chair with Anti-Silverite Inscription

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
748
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Folk Carved Cane-back Folding Chair with Anti-Silverite Inscription, late 19th century, maple frame opening to a "V"-shaped back and horseshoe-shaped cane seat, carved allover with figures of More ...

Enfield, William (1741-1797),   Institutes of Natural Philosophy, Theoretical and Practical

Enfield, William (1741-1797), Institutes of Natural Philosophy, Theoretical and Practical

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1161
Unsold
 

Enfield, William (1741-1797), Institutes of Natural Philosophy, Theoretical and Practical, Boston, Thomas & Andrews, 1811, with fifteen engraved plates, ht. 10 3/8, wd. 8 3/8 in. More ...

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor, 1840-1844. Approximately 400 small folio pages of manuscript material in More ...

Combe, George (1788-1858) Three Signed Titles.

Combe, George (1788-1858) Three Signed Titles.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$185$150

Combe, George (1788-1858) Three Signed Titles. Including: Lectures on Moral Philosophy, Boston: Marsh, Capen, Lyon & Webb, 1840, octavo, half leather, textured cloth boards; Moral Philosophy, More ...

Attributed to Varvara Fedorovna Stepanova (Russian, 1894-1958)    Three Geometric Fabric Designs: Red/Blue, Green/Fuchsia

Attributed to Varvara Fedorovna Stepanova (Russian, 1894-1958) Three Geometric Fabric Designs: Red/Blue, Green/Fuchsia

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
405
Unsold
 

Attributed to Varvara Fedorovna Stepanova (Russian, 1894-1958) Three Geometric Fabric Designs: Red/Blue, Green/Fuchsia, and Red/Black. Signed or inscribed with the artist's name in Russian and More ...

Two Scrolls of Daoist Paintings

Two Scrolls of Daoist Paintings

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Scrolls of Daoist Paintings, China, depicting a Daoist master with two disciples, with symbolic mountains and clouds as a background, ink and color on paper, each 28 x 14 in. More ...

Carved Druze-type Chest

Carved Druze-type Chest

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
480
Sold for:
$62$50

Carved Druze-type Chest, 19th/early 20th century, the front panel carved with sunbursts and fans above a shaped apron, on shaped legs, ht. 29, wd. 42, dp. 19 in. More ...

Royal Society. Philosophical Transactions Giving Some Account of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours, of the Ingenious, in M

Royal Society. Philosophical Transactions Giving Some Account of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours, of the Ingenious, in M

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$185$150

Royal Society. Philosophical Transactions Giving Some Account of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours, of the Ingenious, in Many Considerable Parts of the World. Vol. L. Part II. for the More ...

Militia Officers Belt Plate

Militia Officers Belt Plate

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
131
Unsold
 

Militia Officers Belt Plate, c. 1810-20, silver-plated (some loss) brass plate with an engraved eagle, with eight attachment hooks on the back, ht. 3 3/4, wd. 3 in. More ...

Carved Druze-type Chest

Carved Druze-type Chest

Auction:
2850B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2015
Lot:
412
Unsold
 

Carved Druze-type Chest, 19th/early 20th century, the front panel carved with sunbursts and fans above a shaped apron, on shaped legs, ht. 29, wd. 42, dp. 19 in. More ...

Eight-panel Hyoje Munjado   Screen

Eight-panel Hyoje Munjado Screen

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
482
Unsold
 

Eight-panel Hyoje Munjado Screen, Korea, 20th century, with eight pictorial ideographs depicting the eight Confucian virtues including Hyo (Filial Piety), Je (Fraternity), Chung (Loyalty), Shin More ...

Eight-panel Hyoje Munjado   Screen

Eight-panel Hyoje Munjado Screen

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Eight-panel Hyoje Munjado Screen, Korea, late 19th century, with eight pictorial ideographs depicting the eight Confucian virtues including Hyo (Filial Piety), Je (Fraternity), Chung (Loyalty), Shin More ...

Painting of Egrets with Green Beaks

Painting of Egrets with Green Beaks

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$308$250

Painting of Egrets with Green Beaks, China, Sun Mingcun (1937-), depicting four egrets standing in reeds, dated the summer of "bingyin" year (1986), signed "Sun Mingcun," sealed "Sun Mingcun Yin," More ...

Two Scrolls of Daoist Paintings

Two Scrolls of Daoist Paintings

Auction:
2837T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 10, 2015
Lot:
1398
Unsold
 

Two Scrolls of Daoist Paintings, China, depicting a Daoist master with two disciples, with symbolic mountains and clouds as a background, ink and color on paper, each 28 x 14 in. More ...

Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) Eighteen Volumes.

Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) Eighteen Volumes.

Auction:
2799M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2015
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$185$150

Cruikshank, George (1792-1878) Eighteen Volumes. Including: Tales of Humour, Gallantry, & Romance, Selected and Translated from the Italian, London: Baldwyn, 1824, full leather; Martin's Vagaries, More ...

Kerouac, Jack (1922-1969) Typed Letter, with Manuscript Additions, [March 1940.]

Kerouac, Jack (1922-1969) Typed Letter, with Manuscript Additions, [March 1940.]

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Kerouac, Jack (1922-1969) Typed Letter, with Manuscript Additions, [March 1940.] Five sheets with 1 1/2 spaced-type covering all five pages. To George J. Apostolos, describing end-of-the year More ...

Gandhi, Indira (1917-1984) Typed Letter Signed, 25 December 1968.

Gandhi, Indira (1917-1984) Typed Letter Signed, 25 December 1968.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$400$325

Gandhi, Indira (1917-1984) Typed Letter Signed, 25 December 1968. Single page. To Professor John McAleer of Boston College, thanking him for his letter with references to Mahatma Gandhi and the More ...

Index Librorum Prohibitorum, Sammelband, 1570-1597.

Index Librorum Prohibitorum, Sammelband, 1570-1597.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Index Librorum Prohibitorum, Sammelband, 1570-1597. Philip II of Spain (1527-1598) De Librorum Prohibitorum Catalogo Observando. Antwerp: Plantin, 1570, eight leaves (A8), printed in French, More ...

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915)   Twenty Related Volumes:

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915) Twenty Related Volumes:

Auction:
2706M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2014
Lot:
832
Sold for:
$37$30

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915) Twenty Related Volumes: Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Roycrofters Memorial Edition in Fourteen Volumes, New York, Wise & Co., 1916; Elbert Hubbard of East More ...