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Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed New York State Governor's Card, 1929-1932.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed New York State Governor's Card, 1929-1932.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$209$170

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed New York State Governor's Card, 1929-1932. New York state executive mansion card, with gilt coat-of-arms, signed in ink, matted below a black-and-white More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Typed Letter Signed 15 October 1915.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Typed Letter Signed 15 October 1915.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$338$275

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Typed Letter Signed 15 October 1915. Single leaf of paper with Oyster Bay, Long Island printed at the top of the sheet. To Dr. Charles F. Stokes of Warwick, New York, More ...

Shubrick, Rear Admiral William Branford (1790-1874) Collection of 122 Letters and Documents, 1860s.

Shubrick, Rear Admiral William Branford (1790-1874) Collection of 122 Letters and Documents, 1860s.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$308$250

Shubrick, Rear Admiral William Branford (1790-1874) Collection of 122 Letters and Documents, 1860s. Including a letter written by Shubrick and addressed to President Andrew Johnson recommending a More ...

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862) Signed Ship's Passport, 24 November 1837.

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862) Signed Ship's Passport, 24 November 1837.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$431$350

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862) Signed Ship's Passport, 24 November 1837. Single parchment leaf with engraved images of a sailing ship and light house, engraved text below, fulfilled by hand; granting More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems,   Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1157
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) The Complete Poems, Signed Presentation Copy to Alice Methfessel. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, [1969]. Octavo, in publisher's blue cloth and unclipped dust More ...

Russian Mahogany and Gilt-bronze Secretary

Russian Mahogany and Gilt-bronze Secretary

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Russian Mahogany and Gilt-bronze Secretary, first quarter 19th century, the shaped cornice over a frieze with bellflower chains, flanked by pilasters topped with laurels over figural head mounts, a More ...

Twenty-four Baccarat Sulphide Glass Paperweights

Twenty-four Baccarat Sulphide Glass Paperweights

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1505
Sold for:
$923$750

Twenty-four Baccarat Sulphide Glass Paperweights, depicting historical figures including Washington, Churchill, Thomas Paine, and Teddy Roosevelt, sold with a Wedgwood paperweight. More ...

Queen Anne Maple Bonnet-top Secretary/Bookcase

Queen Anne Maple Bonnet-top Secretary/Bookcase

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$861$700

Queen Anne Maple Bonnet-top Secretary/Bookcase, (restoration), ht. 81, wd. 36, dp. 19 in. More ...

In the Manner of Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin (France/America, 1770–1852), Portrait of Colonel Nicholas Fish (New Yor

In the Manner of Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin (France/America, 1770–1852), Portrait of Colonel Nicholas Fish (New Yor

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

In the Manner of Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin (France/America, 1770–1852) Portrait of Colonel Nicholas Fish (New York City, 1758-1833) Unsigned. Charcoal and pencil on More ...

Old Crow Rye, 1 1-pint 8.5oz bottle

Old Crow Rye, 1 1-pint 8.5oz bottle

Auction:
2984T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Feb 23, 2017
Lot:
1631
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Old Crow Rye Kentucky W.A. Gaines & Co., Distillers, Frankfort, Kentucky, H.B Kirk & Co., Sole Bottlers, New York, U.S.A., c. 1909, u: low shoulder, minor nicks to front label, some wear and More ...

Commonwealth of Massachusetts 19th Century Ballot Box

Commonwealth of Massachusetts 19th Century Ballot Box

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1851
Sold for:
$197$160

Commonwealth of Massachusetts 19th Century Ballot Box, manufactured by the New Haven Car Register, New Haven, Connecticut, No. 1292, oak case with hinged lid opening to reveal the ballot slide, and More ...

Group of Children's Books and Toys

Group of Children's Books and Toys

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2020
Unsold
 

Group of Children's Books and Toys, including a Lindstron's "Little Miss" Electric Sewing Machine, a miniature slant-lid desk, a miniature secretary, and eleven books including Jumbo and His Family, More ...

Dutch Fruitwood Marquetry Secretary

Dutch Fruitwood Marquetry Secretary

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
735
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Dutch Fruitwood Marquetry Secretary, 19th century, broken pediment surmounting a single glazed door with a shelved interior, atop a slant-lid desk with bombe facade and an interior of multiple More ...

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick 121st Anniversary Banquet, March 17th, 1905, Plaque

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick 121st Anniversary Banquet, March 17th, 1905, Plaque

Auction:
2974T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
1346
Unsold
 

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick 121st Anniversary Banquet, March 17th, 1905, Plaque, America, c. 1905, bronzed base metal oval plate decorated with high relief images of Liberty and busts of George More ...

Baroque-style Marquetry Walnut Secretary/Bookcase

Baroque-style Marquetry Walnut Secretary/Bookcase

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
2041
Sold for:
$492$400

Baroque-style Marquetry Walnut Secretary/Bookcase, Europe, 19th century, ht. 89, wd. 39 1/2, dp. 21 in. More ...

Theodore Roosevelt Relief-cast Bronze Plaque

Theodore Roosevelt Relief-cast Bronze Plaque

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
614
Sold for:
$369$300

Theodore Roosevelt Relief-cast Bronze Plaque, early 20th century, rectangular plaque with three-quarter side bust view of Roosevelt, four mounting holes, ht. 10 3/4, wd. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Little Jimmy Dickens     Presidential Letters of Appreciation

Little Jimmy Dickens Presidential Letters of Appreciation

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$677$550

Little Jimmy Dickens Presidential Letters of Appreciation, from Presidents Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush; together with photographs of Presidents George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781. Two folio sheets of laid paper, inscribed over four pages, to Virginia Governor Benjamin Harrison V More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Indenture Signed, Fairfax County, Virginia, 10 February 1787.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Indenture Signed, Fairfax County, Virginia, 10 February 1787.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Indenture Signed, Fairfax County, Virginia, 10 February 1787. Folio-format laid paper bifolium inscribed over two pages, a legal agreement in a secretarial hand signed More ...

Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794.

Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794. Single laid paper sheet with a stub of the blank bifolium conjugate attached, inscribed over two pages, to More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$23,985$19,500

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797. Laid paper bifolium inscribed on one page in a secretarial hand, inviting New York Senator John More ...

A Collection of Eight Signed Letters, Some Men of Fame   Autograph Collection, Various Dates.

A Collection of Eight Signed Letters, Some Men of Fame Autograph Collection, Various Dates.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$33,210$27,000

A Collection of Eight Signed Letters, Some Men of Fame Autograph Collection, Various Dates. Eight signed and autographed documents and letters bound in full green morocco, custom binding and More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Secretarial Letter Signed, 12 December 1820.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Secretarial Letter Signed, 12 December 1820.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$554$450

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Secretarial Letter Signed, 12 December 1820. Laid paper bifolium with addressed self-envelope conjugate intact, inscribed over one page. To Thomas Wilson, Cashier of More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Receipt Signed, Concord, Massachusetts, 1 August 1881.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Receipt Signed, Concord, Massachusetts, 1 August 1881.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$369$300

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Receipt Signed, Concord, Massachusetts, 1 August 1881. Single sheet of paper printed on one side and fulfilled in a secretarial hand, signed by Alcott at the lower More ...

American Presidents, Five Signed Pieces.

American Presidents, Five Signed Pieces.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$984$800

American Presidents, Five Signed Pieces. Ulysses S. Grant, clipped signature, mounted, 3 x 2 in.; Theodore Roosevelt, clipped signature, mounted, 4 x 3/4 in.; Woodrow Wilson, signed photograph, 11 More ...

Catherine the Great of Russia (1729-1796) Secretarial Letter Signed, 13 May 1791.

Catherine the Great of Russia (1729-1796) Secretarial Letter Signed, 13 May 1791.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Catherine the Great of Russia (1729-1796) Secretarial Letter Signed, 13 May 1791. Single page letter written on laid quarto-format bifolium. To an unnamed Admiral Prince of Passau, placing him under More ...

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859. Laid paper bifolium inscribed over four unlined pages, 8 x 10 in., with original sealed envelope. To Minnie More ...

Franz Joseph I of Austria (1830-1916) Secretarial Letter Signed, Vienna, 11 October 1875.

Franz Joseph I of Austria (1830-1916) Secretarial Letter Signed, Vienna, 11 October 1875.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$92$75

Franz Joseph I of Austria (1830-1916) Secretarial Letter Signed, Vienna, 11 October 1875. Three pages inscribed on a folio-format wove bifolium. To an unnamed "Royal Highness," perhaps Louis III, More ...

Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) Six Signed Letters, 1808-1810.

Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) Six Signed Letters, 1808-1810.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) Six Signed Letters, 1808-1810. Six letters, all signed by Gallatin, each with bifolium self-envelope free franked (one signed by Thomas Tucker). One to John Kittridge, More ...

Historic Letters, Documents, Five Signed Items.

Historic Letters, Documents, Five Signed Items.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
84
Unsold
 

Historic Letters, Documents, Five Signed Items. Including: 1) Gladstone, William E. (1809-1898) autograph letter signed, 15 February 1842; three page letter inscribed on small wove bifolium, with a More ...