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After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Pierrot et Harlequin

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Pierrot et Harlequin

Auction:
2660M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 20, 2013
Lot:
890
Sold for:
$338$275

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Pierrot et Harlequin. Unsigned, Paul Rosenberg & Co., Paris, publishers. Color pochoir, sheet size 15 1/2 x 11 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Not examined More ...

Cantonese School, 20th Century      Chop Suey

Cantonese School, 20th Century Chop Suey

Auction:
2660M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 20, 2013
Lot:
1060
Unsold
 

Cantonese School, 20th Century Chop Suey. Signed and dated indistinctly in English and Cantonese l.r. and l.l. Mixed media, sight size 21 1/2 x 32 in., framed. Condition: Rippling, not More ...

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Two Framed Prints from the Series Grâce et mouvement

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Two Framed Prints from the Series Grâce et mouvement

Auction:
2660M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 20, 2013
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$62$50

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Two Framed Prints from the Series Grâce et mouvement. Signed "Picasso" within the plates. Intaglio or process print, images sizes to approximately 10 More ...

Large Group of Buttons and Beads

Large Group of Buttons and Beads

Auction:
2660M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2013
Lot:
382A
Unsold
 

Large Group of Buttons and Beads, the buttons mainly plastic, the beads assorted, with two large bags of bugle beads and a number of wrapped groups of triangular elements. More ...

Group of Costume Jewelry

Group of Costume Jewelry

Auction:
2660M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2013
Lot:
408A
Sold for:
$180$150

Group of Costume Jewelry, including gold-tone chains, earclips, pendants, brooches, beaded necklaces, a Givenchy gold-tone and black enamel necklace, and plastic bracelets, some signed pieces, More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Illustrations for the Bible

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Illustrations for the Bible

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$2,760$2,300

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Illustrations for the Bible. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., [Printed in France, 1956]. Folio, illustrated publisher's boards, spine becoming detached, boards and spine More ...

Clavius, Christoph (1538-1612) In Sphaeram Ioannis de Sacro Bosco Commentarius.

Clavius, Christoph (1538-1612) In Sphaeram Ioannis de Sacro Bosco Commentarius.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Clavius, Christoph (1538-1612) In Sphaeram Ioannis de Sacro Bosco Commentarius. Rome: Victor Helianum, 1570. Quarto, woodcut armillary sphere on title, reused with the poles added on page More ...

Decorative Bindings, Thirty-nine Volumes:

Decorative Bindings, Thirty-nine Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$660$550

Decorative Bindings, Thirty-nine Volumes: Sets of Chaucer, Trollope, Goethe, Smollett, and Dryden's Virgil, dating from 1803-1926, leather spines, gold tooling, generally good, some damage, all in More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) The Sound and the Fury

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) The Sound and the Fury

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$600$500

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) The Sound and the Fury. New York: Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, [1929]. First edition, with the phrase "First published 1929" printed on the copyright page, More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves, Songs from the Canticles.

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves, Songs from the Canticles.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$330$275

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves, Songs from the Canticles. Two separate parchment leaves, music written in black in on a red staff, two large initials in red and blue on each side of each sheet, c. More ...

Kunitz, Stanley (1905-2006) The Coat Without a Seam

Kunitz, Stanley (1905-2006) The Coat Without a Seam

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$180$150

Kunitz, Stanley (1905-2006) The Coat Without a Seam. [Northampton, Massachusetts: Gehenna Press, 1974]. Limited edition, signed by Kunitz on the limitation page, number 150 of 150, bound in More ...

Mackay, Charles (1812-1889)   Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions

Mackay, Charles (1812-1889) Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$7,200$6,000

Mackay, Charles (1812-1889) Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions. London: Richard Bentley, 1841. First edition, three octavo volumes, extra illustrated with 294 added plates, bound in uniform More ...

Miller, Henry (1891-1980) Quiet Days in Clichy

Miller, Henry (1891-1980) Quiet Days in Clichy

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$420$350

Miller, Henry (1891-1980) Quiet Days in Clichy. Paris: The Olympia Press, 1956. First edition, illustrated by Brassaï (1899-1984), in original boldly printed graphic black, gray, yellow, and More ...

Patri, Giacomo (1898-1978) White Collar, a Novel in Linocuts

Patri, Giacomo (1898-1978) White Collar, a Novel in Linocuts

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$480$400

Patri, Giacomo (1898-1978) White Collar, a Novel in Linocuts. [San Francisco: Pisani Printing and Publishing Company, c. 1940]. Quarto, black printed paper wrappers, with title and author on More ...

Salesman's Sample Copy of Our New West  , by Samuel Bowles (1826-1878)

Salesman's Sample Copy of Our New West , by Samuel Bowles (1826-1878)

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
310
Unsold
 

Salesman's Sample Copy of Our New West, by Samuel Bowles (1826-1878) Hartford: Hartford Publishing Co., 1869. Title page, frontispiece, approximately 120 pages of sample text, with illustrations, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Red Bird [and] Cerulean Warbler

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Red Bird [and] Cerulean Warbler

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$2,400$2,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Red Bird [and] Cerulean Warbler, [from] Birds of America. London: R: Havell, 1826-1838. Two hand-colored engravings, plate numbers 44 and 48, both cut down More ...

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Two Young Women

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Two Young Women

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$123$100

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of Two Young Women, in a brown "Bountiful Harvest" (Krainik 47) Union case, with embossed red velvet case pad "J.H. WHITEHURST GALLERIES/NEW YORK/WASHINGTON More ...

Two Sixth-plate Ambrotype Portraits Depicting Four Sisters

Two Sixth-plate Ambrotype Portraits Depicting Four Sisters

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$150$125

Two Sixth-plate Ambrotype Portraits Depicting Four Sisters, with tinted cheeks and gilt highlights, in a brown "Highland Chief" (Krainik 130) Union case, (lacquer imperfections). More ...

Four Sixth-plate Portraits of Mid-19th Century Men and Women

Four Sixth-plate Portraits of Mid-19th Century Men and Women

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
550
Sold for:
$246$200

Four Sixth-plate Portraits of Mid-19th Century Men and Women, a daguerreotype of an elderly woman knitting while seated beside a table; a pair of ambrotype portraits of a middle-aged married couple More ...

Three Sixth-plate Portraits of a Boy and His Grandfather, an Old Woman, and a   Bearded Gentleman

Three Sixth-plate Portraits of a Boy and His Grandfather, an Old Woman, and a Bearded Gentleman

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$338$275

Three Sixth-plate Portraits of a Boy and His Grandfather, an Old Woman, and a Bearded Gentleman, an ambrotype portrait of a boy standing beside his grandfather who is seated in a chair; an ambrotype More ...

Four Sixth-plate Early Photography Portraits

Four Sixth-plate Early Photography Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$554$450

Four Sixth-plate Early Photography Portraits, a daguerreotype of an elderly woman, seated with her arm resting on a table with hand to cheek, the brass mat impressed "BALL & THOMAS," probably More ...

Ninth-plate Daguerreotype and Ambrotype Portraits of a Young Deceased Child

Ninth-plate Daguerreotype and Ambrotype Portraits of a Young Deceased Child

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
582
Sold for:
$390$325

Ninth-plate Daguerreotype and Ambrotype Portraits of a Young Deceased Child, the daguerreotype depicting a half-length portrait of a child holding a posy, lying on a flower-patterned cushion, More ...

Five Ninth-plate Thermoplastic Union Cases

Five Ninth-plate Thermoplastic Union Cases

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
585
Sold for:
$246$200

Five Ninth-plate Thermoplastic Union Cases, brown "Profile of Liberty," black "Agrarian Motif," black "Catching Butterflies," brown "Night with Her Children, Sleep and Death," and black "Angel with More ...

Ten Assorted Daguerreotype Portraits

Ten Assorted Daguerreotype Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
594
Sold for:
$554$450

Ten Assorted Daguerreotype Portraits, two sixth-plate portraits of a husband and wife identified as "Josiah Capen" and wife on interior notes, in matching black "Geometric Scroll, Scallop Edge" More ...

Four Daguerreotypes and an Ambrotype Family Portraits

Four Daguerreotypes and an Ambrotype Family Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$738$600

Four Daguerreotypes and an Ambrotype Family Portraits, daguerreotypes include a half-plate portrait of an elderly woman surrounded by her four young adult daughters and three sixth-plate portraits More ...

Eight Daguerreotype Portraits of Ladies

Eight Daguerreotype Portraits of Ladies

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
625
Sold for:
$277$225

Eight Daguerreotype Portraits of Ladies, a quarter-plate portrait of a young woman wearing cameo jewelry, and seven sixth-plate portraits: six of young ladies, one of whom holds a mother-of-pearl More ...

Nine Daguerreotype Portraits of  Young Women

Nine Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Women

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
630
Sold for:
$492$400

Nine Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Women, a quarter-plate portrait of a young woman seated, holding a fan; and eight sixth-plate size, one of which appears to be of a painted portrait; mounted More ...

Seven Daguerreotype Portraits in Four Inlaid "Jewel" Cases

Seven Daguerreotype Portraits in Four Inlaid "Jewel" Cases

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$338$275

Seven Daguerreotype Portraits in Four Inlaid "Jewel" Cases, three sixth-plate cases each containing two portraits, one of two young women, possibly sisters Emma A. Hamblet and Ellen Matilda Hamblet More ...

Three Daguerreotype Sister Portraits

Three Daguerreotype Sister Portraits

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
651
Sold for:
$215$175

Three Daguerreotype Sister Portraits, a quarter-plate portrait showing two girls, one with her hair in ringlets, standing with one hand on her seated sister's shoulder; two sixth-plate portraits: More ...

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype of a Folk Art Portrait of an Elderly Woman with Her   Knitting

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype of a Folk Art Portrait of an Elderly Woman with Her Knitting

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
654
Sold for:
$98$80

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype of a Folk Art Portrait of an Elderly Woman with Her Knitting, in a pressed paper/leather case, (tarnish, scattered spiders, light scratches around edges. More ...