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Joan Snyder (American, b. 1940)    Our Foremothers (Jewish New Year 5756)

Joan Snyder (American, b. 1940) Our Foremothers (Jewish New Year 5756)

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1395
Sold for:
$277$225

Joan Snyder (American, b. 1940) Our Foremothers (Jewish New Year 5756). Signed and dated "J Snyder 95" l.l., titled on a label affixed to the reverse. Lithograph, etching, and woodcut, edition More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Typed Letter Signed, Burwash, Sussex, 28 June 1933.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Typed Letter Signed, Burwash, Sussex, 28 June 1933.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$308$250

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Typed Letter Signed, Burwash, Sussex, 28 June 1933. Single page letter typed on laid Bateman's Burwash letterhead, Sussex. To a Mrs. Barrett, of London, declining to More ...

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

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

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
106
Unsold
 

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 ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Signed Military Commission, 13 May 1910.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Signed Military Commission, 13 May 1910.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$215$175

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Signed Military Commission, 13 May 1910. Engraved document printed on parchment, fulfilled by hand, signed by Taft, countersigned by Jacob McGavock Dickinson More ...

Group of Spanish American War Ephemera and Gun Associated with 1st Lieutenant John Macaulay, 12th Infantry Regiment, New York Volunteer

Group of Spanish American War Ephemera and Gun Associated with 1st Lieutenant John Macaulay, 12th Infantry Regiment, New York Volunteer

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$431$350

Group of Spanish American War Ephemera and Gun Associated with 1st Lieutenant John Macaulay, 12th Infantry Regiment, New York Volunteers, late 19th century, a Remington rolling block rifle along More ...

Model 1888 Commission Rifle

Model 1888 Commission Rifle

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$308$250

Model 1888 Commission Rifle, c. 1890, serial number 9860, caliber 7.92 x 57, walnut stock, marked on the receiver ring "STEYR/1890," and on the left side of the receiver "Gew.88.," overall lg. 48 More ...

Mauser KAR 88 Bolt-action Commission Carbine

Mauser KAR 88 Bolt-action Commission Carbine

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$738$600

Mauser KAR 88 Bolt-action Commission Carbine, c. 1890, serial number 9512, walnut stock, marked on the receiver ring "V.C. SCHILLING/SUHL/1890," overall lg. 37 in. More ...

Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon Estate 1998, 12 bottles (oc)

Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon Estate 1998, 12 bottles (oc)

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1545
Sold for:
$492$400

Spottswoode Cabernet Sauvignon Estate 1998 Napa 12 bottles (oc) More ...

After Stanley Bleifield (American, 1924-2011)       Bronze Figure of The Lost Sailor

After Stanley Bleifield (American, 1924-2011) Bronze Figure of The Lost Sailor

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
796
Unsold
 

After Stanley Bleifield (American, 1924-2011) Bronze Figure of The Lost Sailor, depicting a man looking into the distance, wearing a coat and hat, signed "S. Bleifield '85 ©," ht. 23 3/4 More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    The Storm

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
800
Unsold
 

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.l. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Probable old retouch, craquelure, More ...

Pair of Edward VII Sterling Silver Rabbit-form Pepperettes

Pair of Edward VII Sterling Silver Rabbit-form Pepperettes

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$738$600

Pair of Edward VII Sterling Silver Rabbit-form Pepperettes, London, 1905-06, William Edward Hurcomb, maker, in the original silk-lined box, lg. 1 in., approx. 1.1 troy oz. Provenance: More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Mercury Embracing Venus

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Mercury Embracing Venus

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Mercury Embracing Venus Initialed "JSS" and numbered "7/7" in the bronze base. Bronze with black patina, height approximately 11 3/4 in. (29.8 cm), 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:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
361
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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 ...

Hans Erni (Swiss, 1909-2015)      Mother and Child

Hans Erni (Swiss, 1909-2015) Mother and Child

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Hans Erni (Swiss, 1909-2015) Mother and Child Signed and dated "Jee 58 Erni" l.r. Tempera on canvas, 39 x 19 in. (99.0 x 48.3 cm), framed. Condition: Slight canvas deformation l.l., surface More ...

Thomas E. Marr & Son (American, fl. 1890s-1920s)      Five Interior Views of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Thomas E. Marr & Son (American, fl. 1890s-1920s) Five Interior Views of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
106
Unsold
 

Thomas E. Marr & Son (American, fl. 1890s-1920s) Five Interior Views of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, c. 1902-c. 1926. Each with the name of the artist inscribed within the negative l.r., More ...

Leander Allen Plummer II (Maine, Massachusetts, 1857-1914)      Striped Bass

Leander Allen Plummer II (Maine, Massachusetts, 1857-1914) Striped Bass

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
628
Sold for:
$58,425$47,500

Leander Allen Plummer II (Maine, Massachusetts, 1857-1914) Striped Bass Signed and dated "L.A. Plummer 1911" l.r. Deeply relief-carved and painted wood, depicting a large bass framed by More ...

Late Victorian Steinway Marquetry Model B Piano

Late Victorian Steinway Marquetry Model B Piano

Auction:
2920M
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 15, 2016
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Late Victorian Steinway Marquetry Model B Piano, c. 1890, serial number B69430, inscribed above keyboard "Cottier & Co. Designers New York/Steinway & Sons Makers," of exotic woods and inlaid with More ...

Custom Studio Furniture Bookcase

Custom Studio Furniture Bookcase

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Custom Studio Furniture Bookcase American black walnut United States, 1991 Two joined six-shelf bookcases, vertical boards purchased from Nakashima Studios, each side with six open compartments More ...

Three George Nakashima (1905-1990) High Chairs

Three George Nakashima (1905-1990) High Chairs

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Three George Nakashima (1905-1990) High Chairs American black walnut New Hope, Pennsylvania, 1978, 1984 Each with curved crest rail over seven spindles joined to saddle seat, shaped front and More ...

Custom Studio Furniture Cabinet with Overshelf

Custom Studio Furniture Cabinet with Overshelf

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

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 ...

Hamilton 21 Marine Chronometer for the U.S. Maritime Commission

Hamilton 21 Marine Chronometer for the U.S. Maritime Commission

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1208
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Hamilton 21 Marine Chronometer for the U.S. Maritime Commission, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, no. 2E10732, 4-in. silvered arabic numeral dial inscribed "Hamilton Lancaster, PA., U.S.A.," Up-Down More ...

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1209
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 4-in. silvered arabic numeral dial marked "Hamilton Lancaster, PA., U.S.A. 2E10580 U.S. Maritime More ...

Two Marine Corps Non-Commissioned Officer's Swords and Scabbards

Two Marine Corps Non-Commissioned Officer's Swords and Scabbards

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1239
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Marine Corps Non-Commissioned Officer's Swords and Scabbards, c. mid 20th century, brass hilts with foliate designs, leather and wire-wrapped grips, steel blades etched with foliate designs and More ...

Photograph of the 1901 Battleship USS Maine

Photograph of the 1901 Battleship USS Maine

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1338
Sold for:
$62$50

Photograph of the 1901 Battleship USS Maine, early 20th century, the photograph mounted on a textured card, (losses to corners), overall 6 1/2 x 12 1/2 in. Note: The battleship depicted here was More ...

American Naval Commissioning Pennant

American Naval Commissioning Pennant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1349
Sold for:
$400$325

American Naval Commissioning Pennant, 20th century, constructed of nylon, with seven white stars in a blue field and single longitudinal stripes of red and white, brass grommet on a white tab with More ...

Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908) Group of Documents.

Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908) Group of Documents.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$584$475

Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908) Group of Documents. Signed military commission, 31 August 1893, appointing John H. Janeway Deputy Surgeon General with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, engraved document More ...

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Signed Military Commission, 22 July 1876.

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Signed Military Commission, 22 July 1876.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$800$650

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Signed Military Commission, 22 July 1876. Engraved document printed on parchment, fulfilled by hand, signed by Grant, and countersigned by J. Donald Cameron More ...

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Signed Military Commission, 27 June 1870.

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Signed Military Commission, 27 June 1870.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$523$425

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Signed Military Commission, 27 June 1870. Single parchment sheet, engraved and fulfilled by hand, nominating Almond Brown Wells (1842-1912) Captain in the Eighth More ...

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Military Commissions, Three Stamped Documents.

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Military Commissions, Three Stamped Documents.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$135$110

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875) Military Commissions, Three Stamped Documents. Three engraved commissions on parchment, each fulfilled by hand and stamped with a copy of Johnson's signature, all issued More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Letter Signed, Rhodesia, [1898].

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Letter Signed, Rhodesia, [1898].

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$277$225

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Autograph Letter Signed, Rhodesia, [1898]. Single leaf inscribed on one page. To Sir Alfred Milner, saying that he and his wife cannot come that day but will come on the More ...