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Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
815
Sold for:
$207$175

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), five 8vo plates from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plates 284, "Blue headed Ground Dove or Pigeon," 381, "Snow Goose," 286, "Carolina Turtle Dove," More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
817
Sold for:
$148$125

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), five 8vo plates from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plates 299, "Willow Ptarmigan," 498, "Common Scaup Duck," 413, "Hooded Merganser," 400, "Pied More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
818
Sold for:
$148$125

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), five 8vo plates from The Birds of America, Philadelphia, J.T. Bowen, plates 303, "Purple Gallinule," 323, "Turnstone," 320, "American Ring Plover," 482, "Eared More ...

(Ornithological), Gould, John & Richter, H.C.

(Ornithological), Gould, John & Richter, H.C.

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
839
Sold for:
$153$125

(Ornithological), Gould, John & Richter, H.C., Welcome Trogon-Euptilotis Neoxenus, taken from A Monograph of the Trogonidae, or Family of Trogons, London, 1835-1838, lithograph printed in colors, More ...

(Ornithological Illustration), Gould, John & Richter, H.C.

(Ornithological Illustration), Gould, John & Richter, H.C.

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
840
Sold for:
$148$125

(Ornithological Illustration), Gould, John & Richter, H.C., Oriolus Galbula, from The Birds of Great Britain, London: printed for the author, 1862-73, lithograph printed in colors, sight 19 1/2 x 13 More ...

(Ornithological Illustration), Selby, Prideaux John

(Ornithological Illustration), Selby, Prideaux John

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
841
Sold for:
$207$175

(Ornithological Illustration), Selby, Prideaux John, Horned Grebe, Horned Grebe, Eared Grebe, plate LXXIV from Illustrations of British Ornithology, Edinburgh, 1833-34, folio, the full sheet, 27 x More ...

After Françoise Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725-1804) Six Hand-colored Ornithological Prints from LImprimerie Royale, Paris, c. 1770...

After Françoise Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725-1804) Six Hand-colored Ornithological Prints from LImprimerie Royale, Paris, c. 1770...

Auction:
2566B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 15, 2011
Lot:
510A
Sold for:
$711$600

After Françoise Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725-1804) Six Hand-colored Ornithological Prints from L'Imprimerie Royale, Paris, c. 1770-1786. Three signed "martinet." in the plates l.l., three More ...

Louis Bouquet (French, 1765-1814), After Jacques Barraband (French, 1767-1809) Two Ornithological Prints: Plate 3 from H.N. Zoologie...

Louis Bouquet (French, 1765-1814), After Jacques Barraband (French, 1767-1809) Two Ornithological Prints: Plate 3 from H.N. Zoologie...

Auction:
2566B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 15, 2011
Lot:
818A
Unsold
 

Louis Bouquet (French, 1765-1814), After Jacques Barraband (French, 1767-1809) Two Ornithological Prints: Plate 3 from H.N. Zoologie/Oiseaux. par J.C. Savigny and Shorebirds Signed "Barraband More ...

Five Austrian Cold-painted Bronze Figures of  Birds

Five Austrian Cold-painted Bronze Figures of Birds

Auction:
2566B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 15, 2011
Lot:
1178A
Sold for:
$415$350

Five Austrian Cold-painted Bronze Figures of Birds, three pigeons and two pheasants, lg. to 4 1/4 in. More ...

Lot of 19th and 20th Century Ephemera and Prints

Lot of 19th and 20th Century Ephemera and Prints

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$948$800

Lot of 19th and 20th Century Ephemera and Prints, including trade cards, pamphlets, brochures, essays, reports, GAR, Harvard University, Appalachia Mountain Club, 1840 Ls. Agassiz, H. Nicolet More ...

Two Framed A. Wilson Hand-colored Ornithological Lithographs

Two Framed A. Wilson Hand-colored Ornithological Lithographs

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
442B
Sold for:
$71$60

Two Framed A. Wilson Hand-colored Ornithological Lithographs, A. Lawson, Great-Footed Hawk and B. Tanner, Snow Owl and Male Sparrow-Hawk, sight sizes 9 x 13 3/4 and 12 3/4 x 10 1/4 in., More ...

Two New Guinea Items

Two New Guinea Items

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
153
Sold for:
$398$325

Two New Guinea Items, an incised decorated cassowary bone, and a wood comb with geometric decoration, traces of red and white pigment, both with stands, ht. to 12 in. Provenance: Ex-collection More ...

Hollow-body Canada Goose Decoy

Hollow-body Canada Goose Decoy

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
739
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Hollow-body Canada Goose Decoy, attributed to Eugene Birdsall, Barnegat Bay, New Jersey, c. 1890, two-piece hollow body, lead pad weight impressed with monogram "ECH" and inscribed "Hunting rig of More ...

Set of Eight Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon

Set of Eight Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon

Auction:
2556M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 28, 2011
Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$267$225

Set of Eight Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon, Sharp-tailed Grouse, Ruffed Grouse, Trumpeter Swan, Wild Turkey, Shoveller Duck, Willow Ptarmigan, Blue-winged Teal, and Key West Dove, in More ...

Set of Six Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon

Set of Six Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon

Auction:
2556M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 28, 2011
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$59$50

Set of Six Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon, Blue Jay, Carolina Pigeon or Turtle Dove, Canada Goose, Carolina Parrot, White-crowned Pigeon, and Black and Yellow Warbler, in matching More ...

Set of Four Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon

Set of Four Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon

Auction:
2556M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 28, 2011
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$71$60

Set of Four Framed Ornithological Prints After Audubon, Bluebird, Ivory-billed Woodpecker, Gyrfalcon, and Bachman's Warbler, in matching frames, sight size to 19 x 15, framed 25 1/2 x 21 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of J. Gould & H.C. Richter Hand-colored Lithograph Ornithological Prints

Pair of J. Gould & H.C. Richter Hand-colored Lithograph Ornithological Prints

Auction:
2556M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 28, 2011
Lot:
1314
Unsold
 

Pair of J. Gould & H.C. Richter Hand-colored Lithograph Ornithological Prints, Accentor Alpinus and Cyanecula Suecica, framed, sight size 18 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. More ...

Rosenthal Audubon Porcelain Least Bittern Platter

Rosenthal Audubon Porcelain Least Bittern Platter

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2011
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$59$50

Rosenthal Audubon Porcelain Least Bittern Platter, from Birds of America, species identified in Latin and German on the reverse, lg. 15, wd. 11 in. More ...

Françoise Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725-1804)        Lot of Eight Hand-colored Ornithological Prints

Françoise Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725-1804) Lot of Eight Hand-colored Ornithological Prints

Auction:
2542B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 09, 2011
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Françoise Nicolas Martinet (French, 1725-1804) Lot of Eight Hand-colored Ornithological Prints, from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux. Seven signed in the plates, Heron huppé, de Mahon unsigned, More ...

Painted Wood and Canvas Canada Goose Decoy

Painted Wood and Canvas Canada Goose Decoy

Auction:
2538B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 06, 2011
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Painted Wood and Canvas Canada Goose Decoy, George Boyd (1873-1941), Seabrook, New Hampshire, canvas over frame body construction with wooden head, tail, and breast, tack eyes, ht. 13, lg. 26 3/4 More ...

Unframed Hand-colored Ornithological Engraving After John Gould

Unframed Hand-colored Ornithological Engraving After John Gould

Auction:
2537M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 17, 2011
Lot:
668
Sold for:
$59$50

Unframed Hand-colored Ornithological Engraving After John Gould, Platycercus Pennantii, inscribed "J&E. Gould. 3" l.r., image size 15 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. More ...

Five Framed Ornithological Prints

Five Framed Ornithological Prints

Auction:
2537M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 17, 2011
Lot:
968
Sold for:
$178$150

Five Framed Ornithological Prints, Gould & Richter, Caprimulgus Europaeus and Aegialitis Hiaticula; Wolf & Richter, Lagopus Mutus; Alexander Pope, Jr., Canada Grouse; and Ducks in Flight, signed More ...

Three Asian Ceramic Decorative Items

Three Asian Ceramic Decorative Items

Auction:
2537M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 17, 2011
Lot:
1396
Sold for:
$83$70

Three Asian Ceramic Decorative Items, a nesting swan, a duck, and a blanc-de-chine figure in repose, ht. to 10 1/4 in. More ...

Pair of Art Deco Toucan Figural Bookends

Pair of Art Deco Toucan Figural Bookends

Auction:
2531B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 18, 2010
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$237$200

Pair of Art Deco Toucan Figural Bookends Patinated metal Frankart Inc., New York White painted metal toucan figures on a base with upright open oval framing the bird's head, raised FRANKART INC. More ...

Lot of Assorted China and Glass

Lot of Assorted China and Glass

Auction:
2530M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 16, 2010
Lot:
1802
Sold for:
$148$125

Lot of Assorted China and Glass, including two sets of Copeland/Spode porcelain plates, two cut glass bowls, an English ceramic jug, Calyx Ware demitasse cups and saucers, a set of nine liquor More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
357A
Sold for:
$148$125

(Ornithology), Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828), A History of British Birds, Newcastle, 1826, in two volumes, gilt tooled calf by Riviere & Son, 8vo, (front covers detached, rear hinges tender, loses to More ...

(Ornithology), Forbush, Edward Howe (1858-1929)

(Ornithology), Forbush, Edward Howe (1858-1929)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$59$50

(Ornithology), Forbush, Edward Howe (1858-1929), Birds of Massachusetts and Other New England States, [Boston]: Massachusetts Department of Agriculture, 1925-29, in three volumes, with colored More ...

Jardine, William, Sir (1800-74)

Jardine, William, Sir (1800-74)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

Jardine, William, Sir (1800-74), The Naturalist's Library, Edinburgh, 1833-43, forty volumes, with hand-colored plates, three quarter calf, 8vo; sold together with Wilson, Alexander and Bonaparte, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
623
Sold for:
$23,700$20,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Pileated Woodpecker, plate CXI from Birds of America, engraved, printed, and hand-colored by Robert Havell, London, [c. 1830], the full sheet, 38 1/4 x 25 3/8 in., More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Audubon, John James (1785-1851)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

Audubon, John James (1785-1851), Herring Gull, plate CCXCI from Birds of America, engraved, printed, and hand-colored by Robert Havell, c. 1836, the full sheet, 37 3/4 x 25 1/8 in., (laid down, More ...