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American School, 20th Century      A Father Forced to Enlist

American School, 20th Century A Father Forced to Enlist

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
277
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century A Father Forced to Enlist Unsigned, inscribed "To the Hon. Pierre Mali, Consul General of Belgium to the United States, with the Compliments of LIFE, April 19, More ...

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln, China, c. 1790, the side of the tea bowl and center of the saucer decorated with a depiction of the More ...

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles. James McKaye's (1805-1888) The Mastership and its Fruits: the Emancipated Slave Face to Face with his Old Master, New York: Loyal More ...

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003)      The Champion of Freedom

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom. Signed, inscribed and dated "Fex de Weldon/sculptor 1987" in the bronze base, stamped "© 87 FM" beside the soldier's More ...

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938)      The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney or The Charge at El Caney Signed and inscribed "W. Glackens/Caney" l.l. Ink, wash, and whiting on paper, sight More ...

Two Photographs:      Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut

Two Photographs: Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Photographs: Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut and Edwin Locke (American, 20th Century), Street Corner, Manchester, New More ...

Three American Trays

Three American Trays

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$246$200

Three American Trays, Boston, two silver: a .950 silver Ball, Black & Co. oval tray, lg. 10, and a Bigelow Brothers & Kennard sterling silver teapot stand, c. 1865, with engraving to underside, lg. More ...

The Massachusetts Gazette  , April 1787, Three Issues.

The Massachusetts Gazette , April 1787, Three Issues.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$160$130

The Massachusetts Gazette, April 1787, Three Issues. Boston: Samuel Hall, 1787. Three folio format bifolia news sheets from the time of the American revolution: April 20, 24, and 27, 1787, including More ...

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters, 1972. Note: Shirley Anita Chisholm (1924-2005) was an American politician and educator. In 1968, she became the first African American woman elected to More ...

American School, 19th Century       Portrait of Martha Robeson Phillips (Boston, 1882-1960), Age Two

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Martha Robeson Phillips (Boston, 1882-1960), Age Two

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1289
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Martha Robeson Phillips (Boston, 1882-1960), Age Two. Signed "Edward Clifford" l.r., the sitter and date "1884" identified in inscriptions c.r. More ...

Five Framed Prints of American Historical Scenes

Five Framed Prints of American Historical Scenes

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$185$150

Five Framed Prints of American Historical Scenes, The Spirit of 76, two copies of The First Prayer In Congress, Lincoln And His Family, and The Landing of the Pilgrim Fathers. More ...

Attributed to Dean Conger (American, b. 1927)

Attributed to Dean Conger (American, b. 1927)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Attributed to Dean Conger (American, b. 1927) President Kennedy congratulates astronaut Alan Shepard, the first American in space, and decides to go to the Moon, May 8, 1961. Vintage gelatin More ...

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922)      George Washington at Valley Forge

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge Signed "H.M/ SHRADY" in the bronze on the top of the base near the horse's rear hooves, incised "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS More ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$738$600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

Williams, William (1731-1811) Signed Receipt and Clipped Signature, 1773-1774.

Williams, William (1731-1811) Signed Receipt and Clipped Signature, 1773-1774.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$492$400

Williams, William (1731-1811) Signed Receipt and Clipped Signature, 1773-1774. Signature cut from the bottom of a printed document dated 1774, and a detailed receipt, both on laid paper, sizes vary. More ...

M. Renault (France, 19th Century)      Ship Houghton Wm. G. Percy Commander, entering the Port of Leghorn, November 24th, 1862.

M. Renault (France, 19th Century) Ship Houghton Wm. G. Percy Commander, entering the Port of Leghorn, November 24th, 1862.

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

M. Renault (France, 19th Century) Ship Houghton Wm. G. Percy Commander, entering the Port of Leghorn, November 24th, 1862. Signed "Painted by M. Renault" and identified in the legend. Oil on More ...

Thomas Moran (American, 1837-1926)      Autumn Woods

Thomas Moran (American, 1837-1926) Autumn Woods

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
276
Unsold
 

Thomas Moran (American, 1837-1926) Autumn Woods, alternately titled Yosemite Landscape Monogrammed "TM" l.r., titled in pencil on a fragmentary label on the reverse, identified on a label from More ...

American School, 19th Century      The Battle of Bunker Hill

American School, 19th Century The Battle of Bunker Hill

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$29,520$24,000

American School, 19th Century The Battle of Bunker Hill Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 15 x 19 1/2 in., in a later molded wood frame. Condition: Minor toning. Note: This More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) First in War, First in Peace, and First in the Hearts of his Countrymen.

Washington, George (1732-1799) First in War, First in Peace, and First in the Hearts of his Countrymen.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$308$250

Washington, George (1732-1799) First in War, First in Peace, and First in the Hearts of his Countrymen. Hartford, Connecticut: Kelloggs & Thayer, c. 1846-1848. Hand-colored full-length lithographic More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) The Prayer at Valley Forge.

Washington, George (1732-1799) The Prayer at Valley Forge.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$308$250

Washington, George (1732-1799) The Prayer at Valley Forge. New York: John C. McRae, 1866. Large engraving on wove paper by John C. McRae, after H. Brueckner's painting, matted, some foxing to upper More ...

Coxe, Tench (1755-1824) A Statement of the Arts and Manufactures of the United States of America for the Year 1810, with a Receipt Sign

Coxe, Tench (1755-1824) A Statement of the Arts and Manufactures of the United States of America for the Year 1810, with a Receipt Sign

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Coxe, Tench (1755-1824) A Statement of the Arts and Manufactures of the United States of America for the Year 1810, with a Receipt Signed by Coxe and Clipped Signature of Albert Gallatin (1761-1849) More ...

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991)      Untitled

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) Untitled

Auction:
2895B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 13, 2016
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$615$500

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) Untitled, from the Peace Portfolio I, 1970, edition of 175 plus proofs, published by The Academic and Professional Action Committee for a Responsible More ...

Gorham Sterling Silver Presentation Loving Cup

Gorham Sterling Silver Presentation Loving Cup

Auction:
2888B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 08, 2016
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Gorham Sterling Silver Presentation Loving Cup, Providence, c. 1901, Spaulding & Co., retailer, bearing date code "AM/T(X)," the bulbous three-handled cup with a hammered surface throughout, More ...

Export Porcelain "THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE" Punch Bowl

Export Porcelain "THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE" Punch Bowl

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Export Porcelain "THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE" Punch Bowl, China, c. 1920-38 the interior rim with floral garland centering a floral arrangement at interior center, the exterior More ...

London Gazette

London Gazette

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

London Gazette, August 6-10, 1776. Two sheets removed from a bound volume, trimmed at the foot with loss; containing extracts from two letters from General Howe, dated Staten Island, July 7 and 8, More ...

Four WWI Lithograph Posters

Four WWI Lithograph Posters

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$492$400

Four WWI Lithograph Posters, a Weapons for Liberty 3rd Liberty Loan, 30 x 20, a Ring It Again, 30 x 19 3/4, a 2nd Liberty Loan poster with two servicemen and a flag, 30 x 20, an Are You 100% More ...

Six 18th Century Engravings of Military and Political Figures

Six 18th Century Engravings of Military and Political Figures

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Six 18th Century Engravings of Military and Political Figures, John Norman (c. 1748-1817), engraver, Boston, c. 1781, each portrait signed in the plate "J. NORMAN Sc." and mounted in 19th century More ...

Thomas Moran (American, 1837-1926)      Coast of Monterey

Thomas Moran (American, 1837-1926) Coast of Monterey

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$723,000$600,000

Thomas Moran (American, 1837-1926) Coast of Monterey Monogram signed and dated "TMORAN.1912." l.r., titled on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 25 1/8 x 30 in. (63.8 x 76.3 cm), framed. More ...

Slave Market of America  , Broadside.

Slave Market of America , Broadside.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Slave Market of America, Broadside. New York: printed by William Dorr for the American Anti-Slavery Society, 1836. Broadside on paper, illustrated with nine wood engravings, old folds and damage, More ...

Declaration of Independence.

Declaration of Independence.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Declaration of Independence. Washington, D.C.: engraved by W.J. Stone, [1833]. Folio broadside, printed on rice paper, formerly folded and included in Peter Force's (1790-1868) American Archives, More ...