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James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903)      Gants de suède

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Gants de suède

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1400
Sold for:
$308$250

James Abbott McNeill Whistler (American, 1834-1903) Gants de suède, 1890, only state, published in 1894 by The Studio, London, edition of 3,000 (Chicago, 35). Monogrammed within the matrix. More ...

Two Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Press Photographs

Two Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Press Photographs

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
240
Unsold
 

Two Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Press Photographs, Chicago, 1965, one depicts a pensive King during a press conference announcing that his organization adopted a resolution for the U.S. to consider More ...

War Pictures. Experiences and Observations of a Chaplain in the U.S. Army in the War of the Southern Rebellion

War Pictures. Experiences and Observations of a Chaplain in the U.S. Army in the War of the Southern Rebellion

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1017
Unsold
 

War Pictures. Experiences and Observations of a Chaplain in the U.S. Army in the War of the Southern Rebellion, by Rev. J.B. Rogers, "Chaplain of the 14th Wis. Vols.," 1863, Chicago, Church & More ...

Twenty-two Black Panther Press Photographs

Twenty-two Black Panther Press Photographs

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$492$400

Twenty-two Black Panther Press Photographs, including Huey Newton and Bobby Seale. More ...

Three Carved Kuba Cups.

Three Carved Kuba Cups.

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1151
Unsold
 

Three Carved Kuba Cups. Provenance: Purchased at Susanin's Auction, Chicago. More ...

Cyrus Edwin Dallin (American, 1861-1944)      Signal of Peace   (Possibly a Later Cast)

Cyrus Edwin Dallin (American, 1861-1944) Signal of Peace (Possibly a Later Cast)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Cyrus Edwin Dallin (American, 1861-1944) Signal of Peace (Possibly a Later Cast) Signed and dated "© C.E. Dallin/1890" by the horse's back hooves, stamped "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS/Q519" on the back More ...

Ernest Fiene (American, 1894-1965)      Frosty Morning

Ernest Fiene (American, 1894-1965) Frosty Morning

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Ernest Fiene (American, 1894-1965) Frosty Morning Signed "E. Fiene." l.l., titled, dated, and signed "FROSTY MORNING.1935./ERNEST FIENE." on the reverse, numbered and titled "#95..." in pencil More ...

Louis Valtat (French, 1869-1952)      Or et noir

Louis Valtat (French, 1869-1952) Or et noir

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$369$300

Louis Valtat (French, 1869-1952) Or et noir Stamped "L.V" l.r., titled u.c. and on a hanging tag from Wally Findlay Galleries, Chicago and Palm Beach, affixed to the frame. Pencil and More ...

Gertrude Abercrombie (American, 1909-1977)      Shell

Gertrude Abercrombie (American, 1909-1977) Shell

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Gertrude Abercrombie (American, 1909-1977) Shell Signed and dated "abercrombie '52" l.l., titled and inscribed "...for Mary D..." on an unattributed label affixed to the reverse, with labels More ...

Bruno Villette (French, 20th/21st Century)      Chicago, Gare Centrale

Bruno Villette (French, 20th/21st Century) Chicago, Gare Centrale

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Bruno Villette (French, 20th/21st Century) Chicago, Gare Centrale Signed, titled, and dated "Bruno Villette/.../1987" l.r. Oil on paper laid down on canvas, 64 x 51 1/2 in. (162.6 x 130.8 cm), More ...

Four Pieces of Imari Porcelain

Four Pieces of Imari Porcelain

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$135$110

Four Pieces of Imari Porcelain, ht. to 6 1/4, wd. to 10 1/4 in. More ...

Arthur Bowen Davies (American, 1863-1928)      Seated Nude

Arthur Bowen Davies (American, 1863-1928) Seated Nude

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1318
Sold for:
$135$110

Arthur Bowen Davies (American, 1863-1928) Seated Nude. Initialed "ABD" l.l., titled and identified on a label from Campanile Galleries, Chicago, Illinois, affixed to the frame backing. Charcoal More ...

Collection of "Musical Box Society" Souvenir and Other Boxes

Collection of "Musical Box Society" Souvenir and Other Boxes

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1339
Sold for:
$209$170

Collection of "Musical Box Society" Souvenir and Other Boxes, six 50th anniversary birdcage boxes, two 1987 Reuge "On the Moonlight Bay" boxes (one unopened), two Chicago 1996 Mid-America chapter More ...

Diane Cooper (American, 20th/21st Century)      Genten Series #322

Diane Cooper (American, 20th/21st Century) Genten Series #322

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1342
Sold for:
$12$10

Diane Cooper (American, 20th/21st Century) Genten Series #322. Signed "Diane Cooper" on the reverse, titled and dated "...2002" on a label from Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, affixed to the More ...

Kalo Workshops Sterling Silver Brooch

Kalo Workshops Sterling Silver Brooch

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1306
Sold for:
$234$190

Kalo Workshops Sterling Silver Brooch, Chicago, Illinois, early 20th century, wd. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Travel Ephemera, New England, Far West, Worlds Fairs, and International, Late 19th and Early 20th Century, Approximately Twenty-nine I

Travel Ephemera, New England, Far West, Worlds Fairs, and International, Late 19th and Early 20th Century, Approximately Twenty-nine I

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1433
Sold for:
$277$225

Travel Ephemera, New England, Far West, World's Fairs, and International, Late 19th and Early 20th Century, Approximately Twenty-nine Items, including: A Map of the White Mountains, 1853, in More ...

Decorative Bindings, Two Sets, Approximately Thirty-six Volumes

Decorative Bindings, Two Sets, Approximately Thirty-six Volumes

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1453
Sold for:
$277$225

Decorative Bindings, Two Sets, Approximately Thirty-six Volumes, including a set of Ruskin's Works, Chicago & New York: Belford, Clarke, & Co., [no date], in twenty-four octavo volumes, in half More ...

One Carved Wood and Two Cast Bronze Sculptures of Lincoln's Hand in Death

One Carved Wood and Two Cast Bronze Sculptures of Lincoln's Hand in Death

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1596
Sold for:
$800$650

One Carved Wood and Two Cast Bronze Sculptures of Lincoln's Hand in Death, lg. 6 1/2 in. Note: The original plaster molds of Lincoln's hands were taken on May 19th, 1860, by Leonard Volk, a More ...

Arts and Crafts Kalo Serving Fork

Arts and Crafts Kalo Serving Fork

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$74$60

Arts and Crafts Kalo Serving Fork Sterling silver Chicago, Illinois Hand-wrought, with hammered finish and four tines, marked Sterling Kalo F 780, lg. 9 in. More ...

George Nelson EOG Desk and Two All.Steel Armchairs

George Nelson EOG Desk and Two All.Steel Armchairs

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$461$375

George Nelson EOG Desk and Two All.Steel Armchairs Steel, laminate, upholstery Desk manufactured by Herman Miller, retailed by Contemporary, 114 Harvard Street, Brookline, Massachusetts, c. 1965, More ...

Two Multicolored Storage Units

Two Multicolored Storage Units

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Two Multicolored Storage Units Wood, paint Possibly by Henry Glass for his childrens line, Chicago, c. 1958 Each with a rectangular top over four compartments that swivel out, resting on a More ...

Mary Bero (American, 20th Century)      Force II

Mary Bero (American, 20th Century) Force II

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
451
Unsold
 

Mary Bero (American, 20th Century) Force II. Unsigned on the recto, identified and dated "...1999" on a label from Ann Nathan Gallery, Chicago, affixed to the frame backing paper. Fabric, tin, More ...

Three Hardstone Carvings

Three Hardstone Carvings

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1280
Sold for:
$172$140

Three Hardstone Carvings, China, two shishi lions with cubs; and one with two immortals on a double gourd base, with wood stands, ht. to 4 1/4, wd. to 5 3/8 in. More ...

Composite Violin, Carl Becker, Chicago, 1952

Composite Violin, Carl Becker, Chicago, 1952

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Composite Violin, Carl Becker, Chicago, 1952, labeled Carl Becker and Son/Associated with WILLIAM LEWIS & SON/No. 555 CHICAGO, 1952, the later table, branded externally to lower rib, length of back More ...

American Violin, Adam P. Beresford

American Violin, Adam P. Beresford

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$277$225

American Violin, Adam P. Beresford, labeled Made By A.P. Beresford/Chicago School of Violin Making/Number 1316 Year 2013 THL, length of back 353 mm, with case. More ...

American Violin, Greg Beckmann Tracy

American Violin, Greg Beckmann Tracy

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
211
Unsold
 

American Violin, Greg Beckmann Tracy, labeled Made By Tracy/Chicago School of Violin Making/Number 1363 Year 2014 THL, length of back 355 mm, with case. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$277$225

German Violin, labeled Lorenzo Alard 1927./No. 1750. Made Exclusively for/FERRON & KROEPLIN, CHICAGO, length of back 359 mm, with case and bow. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$86$70

German Violin, labeled Lewis Solo Violin. No. 1 B/EXPRESSLY MADE AS A COPY OF/THE "BETTS" STRADIVARI/BY/FRANZ WEIDLER, in Schilbach. Anno 1911/FOR WILLIAM LEWIS & SON, CHICAGO, length of back 358 More ...

Trumpet, Wm. Frank Co., Chicago

Trumpet, Wm. Frank Co., Chicago

Auction:
3062T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 13, 2017
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$123$100

Trumpet, Wm. Frank Co., Chicago, serial no. 11006, with case. Provenance: The estate of J. Geils. More ...

Two Trumpets, Schilke, Chicago

Two Trumpets, Schilke, Chicago

Auction:
3062T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 13, 2017
Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Two Trumpets, Schilke, Chicago, serial no. 2911 and 4385, with double case. Provenance: The estate of J. Geils. More ...