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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 ...

Barton, Richard (1706-1759)  Lectures in Natural Philosophy, Designed to be a Foundation, for Reasoning Pertinently, upon the Petrifica

Barton, Richard (1706-1759) Lectures in Natural Philosophy, Designed to be a Foundation, for Reasoning Pertinently, upon the Petrifica

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$246$200

Barton, Richard (1706-1759) Lectures in Natural Philosophy, Designed to be a Foundation, for Reasoning Pertinently, upon the Petrifications, Gems, Crystals, and Sanative Quality of the Lough Neagh More ...

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803.

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$960$800

Science, Mathematics, and Philosophy, Four Volumes, 1650-1803. Rene Descartes's (1596-1650) Principia Philosopiae [and] Specimina Philosophiae: seu Dissertatio de Methodo, Amsterdam: Elzevir, 1650, More ...

Triplett, Colonel Frank (fl. circa 1880) History, Romance, and Philosophy of Great American Crimes and Criminals

Triplett, Colonel Frank (fl. circa 1880) History, Romance, and Philosophy of Great American Crimes and Criminals

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$150$125

Triplett, Colonel Frank (fl. circa 1880) History, Romance, and Philosophy of Great American Crimes and Criminals. Hartford: Park Publishing Co., 1885. Octavo, illustrated, 659 pages, bound in More ...

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915)   Twenty Related Volumes:

Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915) Twenty Related Volumes:

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
255
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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 ...

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$150$125

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks, including a lighthouse-form shaker, ht. 9 1/2 to 12, bowl dia. 9, candlesticks, ht. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Classics, Greek, 18th Century, Twelve Volumes:

Classics, Greek, 18th Century, Twelve Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$570$475

Classics, Greek, 18th Century, Twelve Volumes: Suidae Lexicon, Graece & Latine, Cambridge: Typis Academicis, 1705, in three folio volumes, all boards detached, clean interiors; Justini Philosophi & More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727)   The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. London: for H.D. Symonds, 1803. Octavo, three volumes bound as one, first complete edition of Newton's Principia, More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727)   The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$660$550

Newton, Sir Isaac (1642-1727) The Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy. London: for Sherwood, et al., 1819. Three octavo volumes, second complete edition of Newton's Principia, illustrated More ...

Western Manuscripts in Latin, Three Volumes (1643-1769):

Western Manuscripts in Latin, Three Volumes (1643-1769):

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$780$650

Western Manuscripts in Latin, Three Volumes (1643-1769): Tractatus Theologicus de Uno et Trino, [and] Tractatus Moralis de Matrimonio, octavo, continental manuscript on paper in Latin, dated 1684, More ...

Kerman Carpet

Kerman Carpet

Auction:
2653B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - May 11, 2013
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$840$700

Kerman Carpet, Southeast Persia, third quarter 19th century, (areas of wear, several small holes and tears with reinforcement glued to back, selvage damage, and minor end fraying), 10 ft. 10 in. x 7 More ...

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2013
Lot:
773
Unsold
 

Five Cocktail Shakers, a Bowl, and a Pair of Candlesticks, including a lighthouse-form shaker, ht. 9 1/2 to 12, bowl dia. 9, candlesticks, ht. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Christian Gottfried Schulze (Dresden, 1749-1819)       Prince Alexander Mikhailovitch Belosselsky (Russian, 1752-1809)

Christian Gottfried Schulze (Dresden, 1749-1819) Prince Alexander Mikhailovitch Belosselsky (Russian, 1752-1809)

Auction:
2645B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 06, 2013
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$338$275

Christian Gottfried Schulze (Dresden, 1749-1819) Prince Alexander Mikhailovitch Belosselsky (Russian, 1752-1809), the engraving depicting the prince at work in his study, with a Voltaire More ...

Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Leaf Decoration and a Purportedly Shaker Wooden Stool

Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Leaf Decoration and a Purportedly Shaker Wooden Stool

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2013
Lot:
852
Sold for:
$200$200

Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Leaf Decoration and a Purportedly Shaker Wooden Stool, three-gallon straight-sided crock with lug handles with impressed maker's marks "E.G. KILBURN & CO. CONCORD N.H.," More ...