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Ambracia, Corinth, AR Stater

Ambracia, Corinth, AR Stater

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$431$350

Ambracia, Corinth, AR Stater, 8.43 grams. More ...

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes.

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Demosthenes (c. 384-322 BC); Thomas Wilson, trans. (1525?-1581) The Three Orations of Demosthenes. London: Imprinted by Henrie Denham, 1570. First English edition, quarto, title page printed within More ...

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals.

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Plutarch (45-127 AD); trans. Philemon Holland (1552-1637) The Philosophie, Commonlie Called the Morals. London: Printed by Arnold Hatfield, 1603. First edition in English, folio, bound in full More ...

Xenophon ( c.430-354 BC) Xenophon's Treatise of Householde.

Xenophon ( c.430-354 BC) Xenophon's Treatise of Householde.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Xenophon ( c.430-354 BC) Xenophon's Treatise of Householde. [London: Imprinted in Fletestrete by Thomas Berthelet, printer to the kynges moste noble grace, 1544.] Octavo, title printed within More ...

Lalaounis .900 Silver-gilt Tazza

Lalaounis .900 Silver-gilt Tazza

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$338$275

Lalaounis .900 Silver-gilt Tazza, Greece, mid to late 20th century, encircled by swan heads, ht. 4 in., approx. 13.4 troy oz. N.B. This bowl was inspired by a 5th century B.C. vessel from More ...

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia.   Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716)

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$492$400

Pindar (c. 522-c. 446 B.C.) Olympia, Nemea, Pythia, Isthmia. Edited by Robert Welsted (1671-1735) and Richard West (1672-1716) Oxford: Sheldonian Theatre, 1697. Folio, large paper copy, ruled in red More ...

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learn

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learn

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Plutarch (45-120 AD) Thomas North (1535-1604) Trans. The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romanes, Compared together by that Grave Learned Philosopher and Historiographer, Plutarke of Chaeronea. More ...

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre. London: Seile, 1629. First edition of Hobbes' translation, his first book, and the More ...

Eight Ancient Coins

Eight Ancient Coins

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$246$200

Eight Ancient Coins, including a Gela didrachm, a Syracuse Hieron II AE, a Miletos lion and star obol, a Catana litra, a Mylasa lion and scorpion hemiobol, and a Mysia boar and lion obol, sold with More ...

Pair of Art Moderne Klismos-style Side Chairs

Pair of Art Moderne Klismos-style Side Chairs

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1673
Sold for:
$338$275

Pair of Art Moderne Klismos-style Side Chairs Stained nutwood, upholstery Europe Tufted and buttoned curvilinear seat back in high-quality cream-colored fabric with brass tacks, conforming More ...

Hippocrates (460 BC-370 BC) Divini Hippocratis Aphorismorum, id est Selectarum Maxime que Ratarum Sententiarum Paraphrasis Poetica.

Hippocrates (460 BC-370 BC) Divini Hippocratis Aphorismorum, id est Selectarum Maxime que Ratarum Sententiarum Paraphrasis Poetica.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$277$225

Hippocrates (460 BC-370 BC) Divini Hippocratis Aphorismorum, id est Selectarum Maxime que Ratarum Sententiarum Paraphrasis Poetica. Frankfurt: Wechel, 1579. Octavo, edited by Andreas Ellinger More ...

Xenophon (c. 430-355 BCE) Institutio Cyri.

Xenophon (c. 430-355 BCE) Institutio Cyri.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1459
Sold for:
$400$325

Xenophon (c. 430-355 BCE) Institutio Cyri. Glasgow: Foulis, 1767. Four octavo volumes bound as two, parallel text in Greek and Latin throughout, contemporary boards, worn and chipped, 6 x 3 1/2 in. More ...

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. AD 100-c. 170) La Geografia.

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. AD 100-c. 170) La Geografia.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1570
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Ptolemy, Claudius (c. AD 100-c. 170) La Geografia. Venice: Ziletti, 1574. Quarto, illustrated with sixty-five engraved maps, bound in modern limp parchment, some signatures browned, 8 1/2 x 6 1/4 More ...

Pair of Greek Island Embroideries

Pair of Greek Island Embroideries

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$861$700

Pair of Greek Island Embroideries, Crete, early 18th century, mounted, each 6 1/2 in. x 26 1/2 in. Literature: Sumru Krody, Embroidery of the Greek Islands and Epirus Region, p. 27, plate 15. More ...

Renaissance Revival Overmantel Mirror with Pâte-sur-Pâte Plaque

Renaissance Revival Overmantel Mirror with Pâte-sur-Pâte Plaque

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Renaissance Revival Overmantel Mirror with Pâte-sur-Pâte Plaque, plaque attributed to Marc Louis Solon, 19th century, arched foliage-topped crest surmounted by an artichoke finial, over a More ...

Empire-style Gilt-bronze and Marble Surtout de Table

Empire-style Gilt-bronze and Marble Surtout de Table

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
392
Unsold
 

Empire-style Gilt-bronze and Marble Surtout de Table, France, 20th century, inlaid with malachite, the oval top encircled by a pierced anthemion gallery and alternating sphinx, caryatids supporting More ...

Three Staffordshire Ceramic Figures

Three Staffordshire Ceramic Figures

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
2139
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Staffordshire Ceramic Figures, England, 19th century, two figural spill vases and a figure of a donkey, ht. to 9 1/2 in. More ...

Three Large Pottery Floor Vases

Three Large Pottery Floor Vases

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
2458
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Large Pottery Floor Vases, ht. to 24 in. More ...

Incunabula Leaves and Ptolemy Map.

Incunabula Leaves and Ptolemy Map.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$246$200

Incunabula Leaves and Ptolemy Map. Including: a leaf from the editio princeps of Homer's Odyssey, printed in Greek in Florence by Bartolommeo di Libri in 1488; two leaves from Euclid's Elements of More ...

Daum Vase, a Modern Fellerman Vase, and Two Austrian Vases Art Glass Vases

Daum Vase, a Modern Fellerman Vase, and Two Austrian Vases Art Glass Vases

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
569
Sold for:
$154$125

Daum Vase, a Modern Fellerman Vase, and Two Austrian Vases Art Glass Vases, one vase spuriously marked "L.C.T. Tiffany," ht. to 4 1/2 in. More ...

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1465
Sold for:
$62$50

Nine Decorative Asian Items, two bronze figures, three engraved brass vessels: two vases with Hebrew writing and a cup; a pipe with incised geometric decoration, and three nesting boxes. More ...

Thracian Kilim

Thracian Kilim

Auction:
2884B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Mar 13, 2016
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$492$400

Thracian Kilim, European Turkey or Balkan area, early 20th century, 5 ft. 3 in. x 3 ft. 2 in. More ...

Two Art Pottery Vases

Two Art Pottery Vases

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Art Pottery Vases, 20th century, both electrified, (damage), ht. to 22 1/2 in. More ...

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Nine Decorative Asian Items

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1325
Unsold
 

Nine Decorative Asian Items, two bronze figures, three engraved brass vessels: two vases with Hebrew writing and a cup; a pipe with incised geometric decoration, and three nesting boxes. More ...

Wood, Robert (1717?-1771) An Essay on the Original Genius and Writings of Homer.

Wood, Robert (1717?-1771) An Essay on the Original Genius and Writings of Homer.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$369$300

Wood, Robert (1717?-1771) An Essay on the Original Genius and Writings of Homer. London: by Hughes for Payne & Elmsly, 1775. First trade edition, half-title, frontispiece, engraved title vignette, More ...

Albert Gilles Art Deco Copper Panel Homeric Triptych

Albert Gilles Art Deco Copper Panel Homeric Triptych

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
560
Sold for:
$369$300

Albert Gilles Art Deco Copper Panel Homeric Triptych, early 20th century, the three panels depicting scenes from Homer's Iliad, ht. 23 1/2, wd. to 37 3/4 in. More ...

18kt Gold Bracelet and Earrings, Zolotas

18kt Gold Bracelet and Earrings, Zolotas

Auction:
2847B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 29, 2015
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

18kt Gold Bracelet and Earrings, Zolotas, in the ancient Minoan style and designed as stylized lilies, 35.2 dwt, lg. 7 7/8, 3/4 in., signed. More ...

18kt Gold Necklace, Zolotas

18kt Gold Necklace, Zolotas

Auction:
2847B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 29, 2015
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18kt Gold Necklace, Zolotas, in the ancient Minoan style and designed as a fringe of stylized lilies, 45.8 dwt, lg. 16 1/4 in., signed. More ...

Florence Henri (German, 1893-1982)      Seven Photographs of Photomontages

Florence Henri (German, 1893-1982) Seven Photographs of Photomontages

Auction:
2816B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Florence Henri (German, 1893-1982) Seven Photographs of Photomontages, from the series ROME, and one from the series GLORY THAT WAS GREECE, 1936, printed 1976. All signed "F. Henri." in black More ...

Grace Hartigan (American, 1922-2008)      Coloring Book of Ancient Greece Study

Grace Hartigan (American, 1922-2008) Coloring Book of Ancient Greece Study

Auction:
2779B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 23, 2015
Lot:
562
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Grace Hartigan (American, 1922-2008) Coloring Book of Ancient Greece Study Initialed and dated "H. '73" l.l., titled, signed, and dated on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 36 x 28 in. (91.5 x 71.2 More ...