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Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$154$125

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882) Single laid paper sheet of Dr. Paget's Harewood Place writing paper, sending Darwin a printed More ...

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520-1598) Autograph Letter Signed, Buxton, 12 August 1577.

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520-1598) Autograph Letter Signed, Buxton, 12 August 1577.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$861$700

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520-1598) Autograph Letter Signed, Buxton, 12 August 1577. Folio-format laid paper bifolium inscribed over one page, with blank conjugate attached, docketed on More ...

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others.

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$185$150

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others. Alfred Russel Wallace's Island Life: or the Phenomena and Causes of Insular Faunas and Floras, London: Macmillan & Co., 1880, first edition, octavo, More ...

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$111$90

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice. London: for Clavell, 1685. First and only edition, octavo, ex libris Montagu Lloyd (d. More ...

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1199
Sold for:
$123$100

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey. Charles Hutton's Mathematical Tables, London: for G.G.J. and J. Robinson and R. Baldwin, 1785, in full later cloth; [and] Frank Plumpton Ramsey's The More ...

Scargill, Daniel (fl. circa 1669) The Recantation of Daniel Scargill, Publickly Made before the University of Cambridge, in Great St. M

Scargill, Daniel (fl. circa 1669) The Recantation of Daniel Scargill, Publickly Made before the University of Cambridge, in Great St. M

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1260
Unsold
 

Scargill, Daniel (fl. circa 1669) The Recantation of Daniel Scargill, Publickly Made before the University of Cambridge, in Great St. Maries, July 25, 1669. London: A. Maxwell, 1669. Quarto, one of More ...

Maud Morgan (American, 1903-1999)      Above Time

Maud Morgan (American, 1903-1999) Above Time

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Maud Morgan (American, 1903-1999) Above Time Signed "Maud Morgan" l.r., titled on a label from the Cambridge Art Association affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 42 x 28 in. (106.7 x 71.1 More ...

Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988)      On Such a Night as This

Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988) On Such a Night as This

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988) On Such a Night as This Signed "Romare/Bearden" l.r., titled u.c., with a label from Seventeen Wendell Street Gallery, Cambridge, affixed to the frame More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired directly More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Echo

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Echo

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
423
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Echo from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Asphalt on acoustical tile, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Painted Wood Board,

Painted Wood Board,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Painted Wood Board, Kwoi, Purari Delta, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, high crested form with handle, pierced at ears and nose, decorated in high relief with a face in the More ...

Early 19th Century Tongan Club

Early 19th Century Tongan Club

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$984$800

Early 19th Century Tongan Club, lg. 36 1/2 in. (92.7 cm). Provenance: A private Cambridge, Massachusetts, collection. Note: Old paper label attached reads: "Australian Paddle. Presented to More ...

Ibibio Face Mask

Ibibio Face Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Ibibio Face Mask, oval form, red-painted face, black raised coiffure, grooved and painted scarification on the cheeks and forehead, pierced around the edge for attachments, ht. 7 3/4 in. (19.6 More ...

Two Brass and Copper Bedwarmers and a Pair of Brass Andirons.     Estimate $200-400

Two Brass and Copper Bedwarmers and a Pair of Brass Andirons. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Brass and Copper Bedwarmers and a Pair of Brass Andirons. More ...

One Brass Balance Scales.     Estimate $200-250

One Brass Balance Scales. Estimate $200-250

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1595
Sold for:
$123$100

One Brass Balance Scales. More ...

"Motorcycle Touring Ring Toy" by Barbara Walter

"Motorcycle Touring Ring Toy" by Barbara Walter

Auction:
3085B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 20, 2018
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$246$200

"Motorcycle Touring Ring Toy" by Barbara Walter, c. 1994, in sterling silver, brass, and plastic, signed. Note: Purchased at Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, September 24, 1997; with More ...

Blue-glazed Tile with Part of an Arabic Letter

Blue-glazed Tile with Part of an Arabic Letter

Auction:
3084B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 16, 2018
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$523$425

Blue-glazed Tile with Part of an Arabic Letter, Damascus or Jerusalem, possibly 16th century, in a wood frame, tile 8 3/8 x 8 3/8, frame 15 1/4 x 15 1/4 in. Note: A similar item can be found in More ...

Attributed to George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959)      Female Nude

Attributed to George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959) Female Nude

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$400$325

Attributed to George Grosz (German/American, 1893-1959) Female Nude. Signed or inscribed "Grosz" l.r., dated "III/27" l.r., inscribed "L3 Nr 1324/1927" on the reverse, inscribed "5 53 6" within More ...

Brass and Wood Fife

Brass and Wood Fife

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$154$125

Brass and Wood Fife, 19th century. More ...

1795 Cambridge "Industry Has It's Reward" Halfpenny Conder Token, DH-12a

1795 Cambridge "Industry Has It's Reward" Halfpenny Conder Token, DH-12a

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1262
Sold for:
$123$100

1795 Cambridge "Industry Has It's Reward" Halfpenny Conder Token, DH-12a, UNC. More ...

Attributed to Thomas Rowlandson (British, 1756-1827)      A Blowing or Bunt...

Attributed to Thomas Rowlandson (British, 1756-1827) A Blowing or Bunt...

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Attributed to Thomas Rowlandson (British, 1756-1827) A Blowing or Bunt... Unsigned, titled l.r., with a collector's stamp l.l. (see below). Ink and watercolor on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 9 More ...

Benjamin West (American, 1738-1820)      Shipwreck

Benjamin West (American, 1738-1820) Shipwreck

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Benjamin West (American, 1738-1820) Shipwreck Unsigned, inscribed "1s night/£ 40/C.M. Angelo &" on the reverse. Pen and ink with gray wash on paper, 12 5/8 x 20 1/2 in. (32.0 x 52.0 cm), More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Eclipse

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Eclipse

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$55,350$45,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Eclipse Initialed and dated "CA 61" l.r., titled "...Eclipse" in a partial pencil inscription on the reverse, identified on a label from Obelisk Gallery, More ...

Four Southwest Beaded Items.     Estimate $20-200

Four Southwest Beaded Items. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$25$20

Four Southwest Beaded Items. More ...

David Yurman Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Onyx Bracelet

David Yurman Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Onyx Bracelet

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$277$225

David Yurman Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Onyx Bracelet, signed, lg. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Desk Accessories

Group of Desk Accessories

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$221$180

Group of Desk Accessories, including pens, two micromosaic picture frames, and a Hasty Pudding Club pendant from 1924. More ...

Large Group of Brass Jardinieres and Hearth Items.     Estimate $150-250

Large Group of Brass Jardinieres and Hearth Items. Estimate $150-250

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1299
Sold for:
$800$650

Large Group of Brass Jardinieres and Hearth Items. More ...

Two Brass Scientific Apparatuses.     Estimate $40-60

Two Brass Scientific Apparatuses. Estimate $40-60

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1425
Sold for:
$37$30

Two Brass Scientific Apparatuses. More ...

Charles Webb Sofa

Charles Webb Sofa

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Charles Webb Sofa Cherry, upholstery Cambridge, Massachusetts, fourth quarter 20th century Even arm, spindle back and sides with three seat cushions and back pillows in sage green, maker's More ...

Low Stand, Probably Charles Webb

Low Stand, Probably Charles Webb

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
507
Sold for:
$246$200

Low Stand, Probably Charles Webb Cherry Cambridge, Massachusetts Rectangular top with inset decorative panel over single drawer, raised on four rectangular legs, ht. 18, wd. 19, dp. 16 in. More ...