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Eric James Mellon (British, 1925-2014) Six Prints

Eric James Mellon (British, 1925-2014) Six Prints

Auction:
3325B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 13, 2019
Lot:
504
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Eric James Mellon (British, 1925-2014) Six Prints, England, c. 1980, three monotypes depicting Persephone being entertained by a slack wire artist, titled, signed, and dated by the artist, sight More ...

Steven Newell (b. 1948) "Adam with the Serpent" Art Glass Charger

Steven Newell (b. 1948) "Adam with the Serpent" Art Glass Charger

Auction:
3325B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 13, 2019
Lot:
519
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Steven Newell (b. 1948) "Adam with the Serpent" Art Glass Charger, England, depicts a nude male confronting a snake, incised signature and date "Newell-83-G.H.," dia. 17 1/4 in. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
3308B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 24, 2019
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$984$800

German Violin, labeled G. Chr. Adam/Berlin 1808, length of back 355 mm, with case and bow. More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signature, London, November 1783.

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signature, London, November 1783.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signature, London, November 1783. Single leaf, likely the free end leaf of a book, with a framed engraved portrait matted with a photocopy of the signature, the original leaf More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 15 December 1826.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 15 December 1826.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$492$400

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 15 December 1826. Engraved parchment document fulfilled by hand, selling Joseph Buchwater of Ross County, Ohio eighty-two acres of public land in More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Signed Passport, 18 April 1823.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Signed Passport, 18 April 1823.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$677$550

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Signed Passport, 18 April 1823. Engraved document on watermarked bifolium, fulfilled by hand, passport for John Black, Consul of the United States to Mexico City, More ...

Eaton, Amos Beebe (1806-1877), Edwin M. Stanton (1814-1869), and Edward Davis Townsend (1817-1893) Confidential Inspection Report Pamph

Eaton, Amos Beebe (1806-1877), Edwin M. Stanton (1814-1869), and Edward Davis Townsend (1817-1893) Confidential Inspection Report Pamph

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$461$375

Eaton, Amos Beebe (1806-1877), Edwin M. Stanton (1814-1869), and Edward Davis Townsend (1817-1893) Confidential Inspection Report Pamphlet and Three Letters, 1864. Inspection Report of the More ...

Adams, Richard (1920-2016) Watership Down  , First Edition.

Adams, Richard (1920-2016) Watership Down , First Edition.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1079
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Adams, Richard (1920-2016) Watership Down, First Edition. London: Rex Collings, 1972. Octavo, publisher's terra-cotta cloth, in publisher's original dust jacket, the author's first work, 8 1/2 x 5 More ...

Gerry, Elbridge (1744-1814) Five Printed Ephemeral Documents.

Gerry, Elbridge (1744-1814) Five Printed Ephemeral Documents.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1179
Sold for:
$234$190

Gerry, Elbridge (1744-1814) Five Printed Ephemeral Documents. A collection of pamphlets and broadsides formerly owned by Gerry that descended through his family, including: John Adams's The Message More ...

Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696-1782) Sketches of the History of Man.

Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696-1782) Sketches of the History of Man.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1192
Sold for:
$277$225

Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696-1782) Sketches of the History of Man. Edinburgh: for W. Creech; [and] London: for Strahan & Cadell, 1774. First edition, two large quarto volumes, half-titles present in More ...

Actor Signatures and Photographs, Twelve Examples.

Actor Signatures and Photographs, Twelve Examples.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1361
Sold for:
$984$800

Actor Signatures and Photographs, Twelve Examples. Including: a collage dedicated to Henry Irving (1838-1905) that includes a clipped signature, photograph, the menu of the Farewell Banquet held in More ...

Theatrical Posters, British and American, 18th to 19th Century, Nine Examples.

Theatrical Posters, British and American, 18th to 19th Century, Nine Examples.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1447
Sold for:
$185$150

Theatrical Posters, British and American, 18th to 19th Century, Nine Examples. Including a variety of large, graphic, and colorful posters and broadsides advertising performances of: Jas. R. Adams More ...

Hopi Polychrome Jar

Hopi Polychrome Jar

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$523$425

Hopi Polychrome Jar, first half 20th century, unsigned, attributed to Sadie Adams, decorated with abstract geometric and feather design in red and brown on a creamy orange ground, (restoration), ht. More ...

Contemporary Hopi Polychrome Pottery Lidded Jar

Contemporary Hopi Polychrome Pottery Lidded Jar

Auction:
3316B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2019
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$584$475

Contemporary Hopi Polychrome Pottery Lidded Jar, Sadie Adams, with flower hallmark on the base, a cookie jar type, decorated with a double avian motif on a cream ground, ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Maryland Cartridge Box Plate

Maryland Cartridge Box Plate

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 04, 2019
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Maryland Cartridge Box Plate, c. 1860s, lead-filled brass plate with the Maryland state seal on the front, marked in the back of the lead "E. GAYLORD" and with initials "A.D.H." scratched in, and an More ...

State of New York Relic Belt Plate Found at Gettysburg

State of New York Relic Belt Plate Found at Gettysburg

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 04, 2019
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

State of New York Relic Belt Plate Found at Gettysburg, c. 1863, lead-filled brass plate with raised "SNY" and border, back has puppy paw tabs with remnants of leather belt still attached, and a More ...

Painted Two-masted Schooner Weathervane

Painted Two-masted Schooner Weathervane

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Painted Two-masted Schooner Weathervane, Frank Adams, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, mid-20th century, the schooner with painted metal sails, wire rigging and painted hull, ht. 19 3/4, wd. 34 1/4 More ...

Polychrome Decorated Adam and Eve Charger

Polychrome Decorated Adam and Eve Charger

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Polychrome Decorated Adam and Eve Charger, London, England, c. 1700, the figures flanking a central tree, blue dash rim, dia. 13 in. Provenance: Christie's New York, December 15, 2015. More ...

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century)      Portrait of the Steamship Antinous

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Portrait of the Steamship Antinous

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
282
Unsold
 

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Portrait of the Steamship Antinous Signed and dated "Ed. Adam 1920" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 1/2 in., in a giltwood frame. More ...

Large Group of Wrought Iron Hardware

Large Group of Wrought Iron Hardware

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Large Group of Wrought Iron Hardware, Pennsylvania, c. 1780-1800, including a pair of bullfrog-style hinges found in Adams County (ex-Craig Mowery Collection), which take the form of tulips when More ...

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century)      Three-masted Vessel in Rough Seas

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Three-masted Vessel in Rough Seas

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1423
Unsold
 

Edward Adam (American, act. Late 19th/Early 20th Century) Three-masted Vessel in Rough Seas Signed and dated "Adam '99" l.l. Oil on canvas, 22 1/2 x 35 in., in a gilt-gesso frame. Condition: More ...

"Mary S. Graham" Needlework Sampler

"Mary S. Graham" Needlework Sampler

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1514
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

"Mary S. Graham" Needlework Sampler, C. Ross School, New York, 1821, stitched with five lines of alphabet and numbers over "Wrought by Mary S Graham in C Ross School New york Aug th 1 1821," and More ...

Four Pieces of Wedgwood and Adams Jasperware

Four Pieces of Wedgwood and Adams Jasperware

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Pieces of Wedgwood and Adams Jasperware, 19th and 20th century, a pair of Adams dark blue "Preston Merchant Guild," and a Wedgwood light blue handled urn and tricolor biscuit jar, ht. 10 1/2 More ...

Five Pairs of George III Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs

Five Pairs of George III Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
14
Unsold
 

Five Pairs of George III Sterling Silver Sugar Tongs, late 18th/early 19th century, various makers and monograms, including two reticulated tongs: one by Stephen Adams II and the other with maker's More ...

Arnold Adams & Co. 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Arnold Adams & Co. 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$615$500

Arnold Adams & Co. 14kt Gold Open-face Watch, no. 7227, engraved two-tone gilt roman numeral dial with landscape-decorated center and sunk seconds at 6, fully engraved decorated case back, cuvette More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      Passing Storm, Samoa

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Passing Storm, Samoa

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
267
Unsold
 

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Passing Storm, Samoa Inscribed, signed, located, and dated "To Mr. Bob Davis with/the compliments of the artist J. La Farge/Samoa 1894" in pencil l.r. More ...

Charles Partridge Adams (American, 1858-1942)      Vermont Beech Trees

Charles Partridge Adams (American, 1858-1942) Vermont Beech Trees

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$984$800

Charles Partridge Adams (American, 1858-1942) Vermont Beech Trees Signed "Chas Partridge Adams" l.l., inscribed with title in pencil on the frame backing paper, with a partial label from Turner More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Oak Tree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park, California

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Oak Tree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park, California

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Oak Tree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park, California, 1948, printed later. Signed "Ansel Adams" in ink on the mount l.r., "Special Edition Photographs of More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Old Water Tower, San Francisco

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Old Water Tower, San Francisco

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Old Water Tower, San Francisco, 1961. Mural-sized gelatin silver print mounted to board, 38 1/4 x 29 1/2 in. (97.0 x 74.8 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered More ...

Adam and Eve Dish

Adam and Eve Dish

Auction:
3285B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$338$275

Adam and Eve Dish, China, depicting the couple standing on either side of a tall tree, the interior rim and exterior decorated with scrolling flowers and leaves, in underglaze blue with a More ...