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Six Canes

Six Canes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1020
Estimate:
$75 - $100

Six Canes, a cane with an eagle pommel grip carved with an eagle and Admiral Dewey, a cane made from the Charter Oak, a cane with a silver grip with battleships, a cane made from the flagship More ...

Five Canes

Five Canes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1063
Estimate:
$75 - $100

Five Canes, a 1933 dated cane from the Constitution, a cane with a silver-plate grip, a cane with a silver grip presented to an Admiral Kingston, a cane with a silver-plate grip, and a cane with a More ...

Album with Aviator Signatures, 1930s.

Album with Aviator Signatures, 1930s.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Album with Aviator Signatures, 1930s. A large three-post album containing material, mostly signed covers, signed by approximately 150 aviators, including the signatures of Charles Lindbergh, Amelia More ...

Five Spanish American War-era Canteens

Five Spanish American War-era Canteens

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$677$550

Five Spanish American War-era Canteens, four military canteens, one marked "U.S." and "OLYMPIA/94" with a tag stating "Canteen/from Admiral/Dewey's flag ship/Olympia/Manila Bay," and one civilian More ...

Julius LeBlanc Stewart (American, 1855-1919)      Twilight on the Terrace, Paris

Julius LeBlanc Stewart (American, 1855-1919) Twilight on the Terrace, Paris

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$135,000$110,000

Julius LeBlanc Stewart (American, 1855-1919) Twilight on the Terrace, Paris Signed and dated "JL Stewart 1877" u.l. Oil on panel, 29 1/4 x 39 in. (74.3 x 99.1 cm), in a period frame. More ...

Thirteen Mostly Cased Straight Razors

Thirteen Mostly Cased Straight Razors

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1184
Sold for:
$98$80

Thirteen Mostly Cased Straight Razors, including a Landers Frary & Clark, a patriotic "The Admiral," and a Charles, Adams Sons, Inc. More ...

Small Group of American Coins

Small Group of American Coins

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$234$190

Small Group of American Coins, including a 1921-S and three 1921 Morgan dollars, three 1922 Peace dollars, an 1804 plain 4 draped bust half cent, F, three Barber dimes, an 1868 seated Liberty dime, More ...

Sarbiewski, Maciej Kazimierz (1595-1640) The Odes of Casimire.

Sarbiewski, Maciej Kazimierz (1595-1640) The Odes of Casimire.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
157
Unsold
 

Sarbiewski, Maciej Kazimierz (1595-1640) The Odes of Casimire. London: Printed by T.W. for Humphrey Moseley, at the signe of the Princes Armes in Pauls Church-yard, 1646. First edition in English, More ...

Torsellino, Orazio (1545-1599) The Admirable Life of S. Francis Xavier.

Torsellino, Orazio (1545-1599) The Admirable Life of S. Francis Xavier.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Torsellino, Orazio (1545-1599) The Admirable Life of S. Francis Xavier. Paris [i.e. Saint-Omer: At the English College Press], 1632. First and only English edition before 1801, rare; no auction More ...

Willfsford, Thomas (b. circa 1612) Nature's Secrets. Or, the Admirable and Wonderfull History of the Generation of Meteors.

Willfsford, Thomas (b. circa 1612) Nature's Secrets. Or, the Admirable and Wonderfull History of the Generation of Meteors.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Willfsford, Thomas (b. circa 1612) Nature's Secrets. Or, the Admirable and Wonderfull History of the Generation of Meteors. London: Printed for Nath. Brook at the Angel in Cornhill, 1658. First More ...

Prattware Molded Portrait Flask

Prattware Molded Portrait Flask

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$492$400

Prattware Molded Portrait Flask, England, early 19th century, each side depicting an admiral, ht. 7 in. More ...

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs, England, c. 1915-20, after designs by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould, each molded figure polychrome enameled and gilded and depicting political and More ...

Dewey, Admiral George (1837-1917) Signed Photograph.

Dewey, Admiral George (1837-1917) Signed Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Dewey, Admiral George (1837-1917) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white portrait of Dewey by Olinedinst, Washington, DC, copyrighted in 1903, signed by the Admiral in the blank margin beneath the More ...

Schley, Rear Admiral Winfield Scott (1839-1911) Signed Photograph.

Schley, Rear Admiral Winfield Scott (1839-1911) Signed Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$197$160

Schley, Rear Admiral Winfield Scott (1839-1911) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white image of Schley in uniform, with arms crossed, signed on the mat, framed, 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$400$325

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Portrait Photograph [and] Photographs of Other Events, Including a Parade in his Honor.

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Portrait Photograph [and] Photographs of Other Events, Including a Parade in his Honor.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2028
Sold for:
$246$200

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Portrait Photograph [and] Photographs of Other Events, Including a Parade in his Honor. Black-and-white 9 x 5 1/2 in. portrait of Shepard signed in black ink; More ...

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968)      Europa

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968) Europa

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$215$175

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968) Europa, 1946. Inscribed, signed, and dated "3eme état Valentine Hugo 1946" in pencil l.r., signed within the plate, dedicated "Pour Laurice que j'aime et que More ...

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666)      Study for St. John the Baptist

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$67,650$55,000

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist Unsigned. Brown ink and wash on paper, 10 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (26.5 x 19.2 cm), framed. Condition: Sheet lined with laid paper More ...

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) and Richard Guino (Spanish, 1890-1973)      Tête de Vénus (Variante de la petite Vénus)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) and Richard Guino (Spanish, 1890-1973) Tête de Vénus (Variante de la petite Vénus)

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) and Richard Guino (Spanish, 1890-1973) Tête de Vénus (Variante de la petite Vénus) Signed "Renoir" on the back of the base. Terra-cotta, height 5 More ...

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$400$325

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers, c. 1863, secretarial letters written for Admiral David Farragut aboard the Hartford promoting Alden Spear, two letters of promotion signed by Secretary More ...

Nine Royal Doulton Hand-painted Character Jugs and a Molded Colorless Glass Character Jug

Nine Royal Doulton Hand-painted Character Jugs and a Molded Colorless Glass Character Jug

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$431$350

Nine Royal Doulton Hand-painted Character Jugs and a Molded Colorless Glass Character Jug, including Mae West, The Phantom of the Opera, and Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson. More ...

Seven English and Chinese Export Ceramic Items

Seven English and Chinese Export Ceramic Items

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$369$300

Seven English and Chinese Export Ceramic Items, including a Staffordshire jug of an admiral, a polychrome transfer-decorated copper lustre mug, and a blue and white export porcelain teapot, More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    Springtime

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) Springtime

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$197$160

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) Springtime. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.r. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Scattered minor paint losses, More ...

Grand Tour Miniature Portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson

Grand Tour Miniature Portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$584$475

Grand Tour Miniature Portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson, late 19th century, with incised "French Ivory" paneled frame (minor losses), image 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    The Storm

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1362
Sold for:
$148$120

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.l. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Probable old retouch, craquelure, More ...

Carte-de-visite of Admiral David Farragut

Carte-de-visite of Admiral David Farragut

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$62$50

Carte-de-visite of Admiral David Farragut, Matthew Brady, Washington, D.C., 19th century, the back marked "BRADY'S/NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT GALLERIES/NO.352 PENNSYLVANIA aV./WASHINGTON, More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
236
Unsold
 

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000, 12 bottles (owc)

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000, 12 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3050B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 08, 2017
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000 Pauillac, 5eme Cru Classe "Beginning to open magnificently, the still dense purple-colored 2000 reveals a blossoming bouquet of blackberries, cassis, graphite and pen ink. More ...

Two Bronze Admiral Vernon Porto Bellow Medals

Two Bronze Admiral Vernon Porto Bellow Medals

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Bronze Admiral Vernon Porto Bellow Medals, England, 18th century, an Admiral Vernon with ship and cannon obverse, dia. 38.0 mm; and an Admiral Vernon and Commodore Brown, dia. 37.0 mm. More ...

Warres Vintage Port 2003, 6 demi bottles

Warres Vintage Port 2003, 6 demi bottles

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
1856
Sold for:
$197$160

Warre's Vintage Port 2003 Oporto "Black pepper, sealing wax, spices, and toast are found in the nose of the potentially exceptional 2003 Warre Vintage Port. A concentrated, backward effort, its More ...