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John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Olive Grove

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Olive Grove

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Olive Grove Signed and inscribed "John S. Sargent-San Vigilio" l.l., titled and dated to 1913 in the catalogue raisonné (see below). Watercolor and More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Bologna Fountain

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$183,000$150,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain No visible signature, titled and dated to c. 1909 in the catalogue raisonné (see below), titled on an unattributed hand-written label More ...

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907)      Cornish Masque Plaquette

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907) Cornish Masque Plaquette

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$3,383$2,750

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American, 1848-1907) Cornish Masque Plaquette Inscribed "[Names of Participants] AMOR VINCIT [on altar]...IN·AFFECTIONATE·REMEMBRANCE·OF·THE·CELEBRATION·OF·JUNE More ...

Edmund Charles Tarbell (American, 1862-1938)      Peonies and Iris

Edmund Charles Tarbell (American, 1862-1938) Peonies and Iris

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Edmund Charles Tarbell (American, 1862-1938) Peonies and Iris Inscribed, signed, and dated "To David Blaney/Tarbell-26" l.r., identified on exhibition labels (see below) from the Museum of Fine More ...

Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964)      Marine Scene/Docks, Gloucester, Massachusetts

Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964) Marine Scene/Docks, Gloucester, Massachusetts

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964) Marine Scene/Docks, Gloucester, Massachusetts, alternatively titled Gloucester Docks Motif #1 Signed "STUART DAVIS" within the composition l.l. and "Stuart More ...

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material.

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$492$400

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material. Two letters typed on Faber & Faber Ltd. letterhead, both addressed to Ellen Wiese, thanking her for More ...

Eliot, T.S. (1888-1965) Four Quartets.

Eliot, T.S. (1888-1965) Four Quartets.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$185$150

Eliot, T.S. (1888-1965) Four Quartets. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, [1943]. First edition, second impression, octavo, lacking the words "First American Edition" on copyright page and with no More ...

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1122
Sold for:
$185$150

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers, Signed Presentation Copy. London: Jonathan Cape, 1933. Octavo, first edition, second impression, five-line inscription to Elizabeth Farmer dated London, 23 More ...

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte.

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$62$50

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte. Including: Twain's A Dog's Tale, London: Anti-Vivisection Society, 1903, first edition, original wraps, first separate edition; More ...

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man, Part I [and II]; Common Sense; Letters Addressed to the Addressers of the Late Proclamation;

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man, Part I [and II]; Common Sense; Letters Addressed to the Addressers of the Late Proclamation;

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$492$400

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man, Part I [and II]; Common Sense; Letters Addressed to the Addressers of the Late Proclamation; [and] Paine, Dundas, and Onslow. Two Letters. London: for H.D. More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination, Signed Limited Edition. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., [1935]. Small folio, copy number 253 of 450 copies More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade).

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$861$700

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's Comrade). New York: Charles L. Webster & Co., 1885. First American edition, illustrated with frontispiece and 173 illustrations More ...

Approximately 150 1920s and 30s Poster Stamps

Approximately 150 1920s and 30s Poster Stamps

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$123$100

Approximately 150 1920s and 30s Poster Stamps, for airlines and ocean lines, philatelic societies, expositions, and shops, and the Boy Scouts of America. More ...

Claire Anne Khalil (American, b. 1944)      Study for Women and Literature-#2 "EMMA."

Claire Anne Khalil (American, b. 1944) Study for Women and Literature-#2 "EMMA."

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$185$150

Claire Anne Khalil (American, b. 1944) Study for Women and Literature-#2 "EMMA." No visible signature to recto, identified and dated "...1994" on a label from Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, More ...

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008)      Oval Nude

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Oval Nude

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$800$650

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Oval Nude. Signed "K. Gibran" c.l. edge, dated "1969" in the monograph Sculpture: Kahlil Gibran referenced below. Bronze plaque with brown patina, 12 x 10 1/4 More ...

Ogden Minton Pleissner (American, 1905-1983)      The Lye Brook Pool, Battenkill River, Vermont

Ogden Minton Pleissner (American, 1905-1983) The Lye Brook Pool, Battenkill River, Vermont

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1307
Unsold
 

Ogden Minton Pleissner (American, 1905-1983) The Lye Brook Pool, Battenkill River, Vermont. Signed "Ogden M. Pleissner" in pencil l.r., identified in printed inscriptions above and below the More ...

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

American Flag and Arm and Hammer Weathervane, America, third quarter 19th century, the silhouetted sheet copper image of a waving American flag with a full-body extended arm holding a hammer in More ...

Pen and Watercolor Fraktur Reward of Merit for Peter Schern

Pen and Watercolor Fraktur Reward of Merit for Peter Schern

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Pen and Watercolor Fraktur Reward of Merit for Peter Schern, Pennsylvania, dated 1792, a pair of central opposing birds and leafy tulip vines above a German inscription and leafy tulip bottom block, More ...

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
109
Unsold
 

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket, Harriet Goodwin, Alfred, Maine, c. 1880-1900, the finely woven basket with intricate quatrefoil pattern on the shallow lid stitched to the body in the More ...

American School, 19th Century      The Letter of Marque Brig: "Grand Turk" of Salem, 1815

American School, 19th Century The Letter of Marque Brig: "Grand Turk" of Salem, 1815

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

American School, 19th Century The Letter of Marque Brig: "Grand Turk" of Salem, 1815 Unsigned, titled along the lower edge. Oil on canvas, 16 x 24 in., in a gilt and ropetwist-embellished More ...

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855)      Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$369$300

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 31 x 26 in., in a carved and black-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Relined, More ...

Attributed to H.K. Goodman (American, 19th Century)      Portrait of Ananias Mowry

Attributed to H.K. Goodman (American, 19th Century) Portrait of Ananias Mowry

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$984$800

Attributed to H.K. Goodman (American, 19th Century) Portrait of Ananias Mowry Unsigned, sitter identified on a label on the back of the frame. Oil on canvas, 31 x 26 in., in a gilt molded More ...

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892)      Adirondacks-Early Autumn

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892) Adirondacks-Early Autumn

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892) Adirondacks-Early Autumn, alternatively titled Adirondack Lake, Autumn Signed and dated "AH Wyant 1872" l.l., titled and signed "Adirondacs [sic] - More ...

John Baldessari (American, b. 1931)      Man with Light

John Baldessari (American, b. 1931) Man with Light

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
480
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

John Baldessari (American, b. 1931) Man with Light No visible signature, identified, titled, and dated ".../1990" in the catalogue raisonné (see below). Black and white photograph, oil tint, More ...

Approximately 150 1920s and 30s Poster Stamps

Approximately 150 1920s and 30s Poster Stamps

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1303
Unsold
 

Approximately 150 1920s and 30s Poster Stamps, for airlines and ocean lines, philatelic societies, expositions, and shops, and the Boy Scouts of America. More ...

Victorian Bicolor Gold Locket and Chain

Victorian Bicolor Gold Locket and Chain

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
107
Unsold
 

Victorian Bicolor Gold Locket and Chain, the fancy-link book chain suspending a shaped locket with bead and ropework accents, reverse with compartment, 31.4 dwt, lg. 20 1/2, 2 1/2 in. More ...

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen, Zuni, early 20th century, the flat-bottom bulbous form painted with a large red and black spiral rattlesnake design on a cream-colored ground, starting on the top More ...

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Tray

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Tray

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$461$375

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Tray, Apache, c. 1900, with abstract band and stepped checker diamond designs, dia. 13 in. More ...

Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992) The End of Eternity  , Inscribed and Signed Copy.

Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992) The End of Eternity , Inscribed and Signed Copy.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$246$200

Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992) The End of Eternity, Inscribed and Signed Copy. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., [1955]. Book Club edition, octavo, inscribed and signed by Asimov on More ...

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977)      Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$37$30

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg and Unidentified Man. The latter signed "Kay Bell" in pencil l.r. Gelatin silver prints, image sizes to 13 1/8 x 10 1/4 in., More ...