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Nan Goldin (American, b. 1953)      Lily & Isabel on Trampoline

Nan Goldin (American, b. 1953) Lily & Isabel on Trampoline

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Nan Goldin (American, b. 1953) Lily & Isabel on Trampoline, 1996. Signed "Nan Golden A.P." in ink on verso, inscribed and dated "The Twins on a Trampoline. E. Hampton. Ma. 1996" in ink on verso, More ...

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Mater

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Mater

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1163
Sold for:
$523$425

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Material. Collection of approximately eighty calling cards, wedding, More ...

Two Reproduction Paintings

Two Reproduction Paintings

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$148$120

Two Reproduction Paintings, c. 20th century, a framed oil portrait of Jeffrey Amherst in uniform, and an officer in a blue uniform with gold epaulettes. Militaria online More ...

Yoruba Divination Chain

Yoruba Divination Chain

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba Divination Chain, linked chain made up of eight unique cast bronze faces, lg. 39 1/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; Mead Museum of More ...

Luba-Shankadi Katatora

Luba-Shankadi Katatora

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Luba-Shankadi Katatora Divination Object, with a flattened head on top featuring the typical cascading coiffure of the Luba, "Katatora" are tools belonging to a soothsayer, who uses them in an More ...

Teke Power Figure

Teke Power Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Teke Power Figure, standing on crescent-shaped feet, the bent legs tapering into a cylindrical torso with thin arms held at the abdomen, the thick neck supporting the head with large beard, open More ...

Yombe Power Figure

Yombe Power Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Yombe Power Figure, diminutive figure with cutout arms placed on the lower abdomen, below the "magic charge" hole, strong neck supports the raised head with glass eyes and engraved coiffure, overall More ...

Deacon Robert Peckham (Massachusetts, 1785-1877)      Portrait of James Humphreys Jr.

Deacon Robert Peckham (Massachusetts, 1785-1877) Portrait of James Humphreys Jr.

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
353
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Deacon Robert Peckham (Massachusetts, 1785-1877) Portrait of James Humphreys Jr. Inscribed "JAMES HUMPHREYS/AE 30/Painted by/his humble friend/R Peckham/July 1809" on the back of the canvas. More ...

Five Signatures of Civil Rights Leaders or Notable Clergy

Five Signatures of Civil Rights Leaders or Notable Clergy

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$123$100

Five Signatures of Civil Rights Leaders or Notable Clergy, 19th century, including Julia Holmes Smith, Samuel Hopkins, and Belva Lockwood. Provenance: Purchased at RR Auction, Amherst, New More ...

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$492$400

James Fenimore Cooper Signed Letter to a Gentleman, c. 1830s, "The Grand Jury have formd a bill against Domingo Joseph Dos Santos for being concerned in fitting out the Brig San Nicholas as a More ...

Attributed to Erastus Salisbury Field (Massachusetts/New York, c. 1805-1900), Pair of Portraits of the Reverend George Champlin Shepard

Attributed to Erastus Salisbury Field (Massachusetts/New York, c. 1805-1900), Pair of Portraits of the Reverend George Champlin Shepard

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
449
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Attributed to Erastus Salisbury Field (Massachusetts/New York, c. 1805-1900) Pair of Portraits of the Reverend George Champlin Shepard and His Wife Sally Inman Kast Shepard Unsigned. Oil on More ...

Eight Wood Molding Planes

Eight Wood Molding Planes

Auction:
3021M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 20, 2017
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$123$100

Eight Wood Molding Planes, including an "E. Taylor," an "Enfield Tool Co.," and a "J. Kellogg/Amherst, MS." More ...

Guy Pène Du Bois (American, 1884-1958)      Female Nude in Chair

Guy Pène Du Bois (American, 1884-1958) Female Nude in Chair

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
429
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Guy Pène Du Bois (American, 1884-1958) Female Nude in Chair Signed "Guy Pène Du Bois" l.c. Oil on canvas, 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 28.0 cm), unframed. Condition: Small abrasion l.c., minor More ...

Nan Goldin (American, b. 1953)      Trees by the River, Munich

Nan Goldin (American, b. 1953) Trees by the River, Munich

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
197
Unsold
 

Nan Goldin (American, b. 1953) Trees by the River, Munich. Signed and numbered "Nan Goldin A.P./(206)" in black ink on the verso l.r., titled and dated "...1994" in black ink on the verso l.c. More ...

Joseph Ablow (American, 1928-2012)      Studio Table--Amherst Series

Joseph Ablow (American, 1928-2012) Studio Table--Amherst Series

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$615$500

Joseph Ablow (American, 1928-2012) Studio Table--Amherst Series. Signed "Ablow" l.l., identified and titled on a label from Pucker Gallery, Boston, affixed to the backing. Oil on canvas, 50 x 72 More ...

Pye, Thomas (fl. circa 1866) Canadian Scenery: District of Gaspe.

Pye, Thomas (fl. circa 1866) Canadian Scenery: District of Gaspe.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$461$375

Pye, Thomas (fl. circa 1866) Canadian Scenery: District of Gaspe. Montreal: Printed by John Lovell, 1866. Small folio, illustrated with the following lithographs: a full page map by Roberts & More ...

Nine Assorted European Porcelain and Ceramic Items

Nine Assorted European Porcelain and Ceramic Items

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$615$500

Nine Assorted European Porcelain and Ceramic Items, including an "Amherst Japan No. 826" transfer-decorated cache pot and undertray, a Meissen second quality cream jug, a Dresden figural group, a More ...

Jared French (American, 1905-1987)      Street Fight

Jared French (American, 1905-1987) Street Fight

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Jared French (American, 1905-1987) Street Fight, 1935. Signed "Jared French" l.r., identified on labels from the Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, and the Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, More ...

Cloisonne Vase Marked "Ando Jubei,"

Cloisonne Vase Marked "Ando Jubei,"

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Cloisonne Vase Marked "Ando Jubei," Japan, 19th/20th century, baluster shape with silver mouth and foot rims, depicting a pair of Lady Amherst's pheasants on a rock in a natural setting with More ...

Timlin, William Mitcheson (1893-1943) The Argus

Timlin, William Mitcheson (1893-1943) The Argus

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1323A
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Timlin, William Mitcheson (1893-1943) The Argus. Watercolor and gouache on paperboard, framed, affixed to window mat with brown paper tape around the perimeter of the reverse, 13 7/8 x 10 1/16 in. More ...

Roper Revolving Shotgun

Roper Revolving Shotgun

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
273
Unsold
 

Roper Revolving Shotgun, c. 1867-68, serial number 810, 16 gauge, walnut stock and fore-end, pewter nose cap, and steel buttplate, marked on the hinge door ROPER REPEATING RIFLE CO/AMHERST, More ...

Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes

Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes

Auction:
2842M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2015
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$98$80

Post-modern Fiction, First Editions, Twenty-seven Volumes, including: Jean Genet's Querelle, New York: Grove, [1974], stated first printing; Norman O. Brown's Love's Body, New York: Random House, More ...

Timlin, William Mitcheson (1893-1943) The Argus

Timlin, William Mitcheson (1893-1943) The Argus

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
433
Unsold
 

Timlin, William Mitcheson (1893-1943) The Argus. Watercolor and gouache on paperboard, framed, affixed to window mat with brown paper tape around the perimeter of the reverse, 13 7/8 x 10 1/16 in. More ...

Sally Bishop (American, 1936-1994)      Union Chugama 14

Sally Bishop (American, 1936-1994) Union Chugama 14

Auction:
2834T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 13, 2015
Lot:
1014
Sold for:
$308$250

Sally Bishop (American, 1936-1994) Union Chugama 14. Signed, titled, and dated "Union Chugama 14/Sally Bishop 1989" l.r. Mixed media on paper, 29 1/2 x 41 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Water More ...

Stone China Amherst Japan   Pattern Potpourri Vase and Cover

Stone China Amherst Japan Pattern Potpourri Vase and Cover

Auction:
2835B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 19, 2015
Lot:
623
Sold for:
$246$200

Stone China Amherst Japan Pattern Potpourri Vase and Cover, England, c. 1840, the pierced dome cover with large flower finial, the vase with scrolled handles and decorated with flowers and More ...

Four English Ironstone Items

Four English Ironstone Items

Auction:
2799M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2015
Lot:
370
Sold for:
$215$175

Four English Ironstone Items, 19th century, a Mintons "Amherst Japan" junket bowl and three Imari-palette items: a Mason's bowl and plate, and an unmarked plate, ht. to 5 1/4, dia. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

Photographs of Ancient Egyptian Monuments and Architecture, Sixty-nine.

Photographs of Ancient Egyptian Monuments and Architecture, Sixty-nine.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$861$700

Photographs of Ancient Egyptian Monuments and Architecture, Sixty-nine. Albumen prints mounted on mat board, sixteen taken by P. Dittrich (fl. 1880-1918), one taken by Henri Bechard (c. More ...

Amherst College Carte-de-visite Album

Amherst College Carte-de-visite Album

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$738$600

Amherst College Carte-de-visite Album, c. 1862, leather bound book with brass clasps, printed in gold on the cover AMHERST COLLEGE./CLASS OF 1862/FRANK DEAN with images of staff and students, More ...

Shaker Red-painted Pine Blanket Chest over Drawer

Shaker Red-painted Pine Blanket Chest over Drawer

Auction:
2731M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 15, 2014
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Shaker Red-painted Pine Blanket Chest over Drawer, attributed to Brother Gilbert Avery, Mount Lebanon, New York, 1837, the hinged lift lid with rounded front and applied tongue and groove end More ...

Shaker Pine Bench

Shaker Pine Bench

Auction:
2731M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 15, 2014
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Shaker Pine Bench, New Lebanon, New York, 1820, the rectangular top mortised into the arched ends, with diagonally placed wrought iron braces, old natural finish, ht. 17 1/4, wd. 20 7/8, dp. 10 1/2 More ...