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The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illu

The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illu

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1189
Unsold
 

The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illustrated. Boston: Ebenezer Clapp Jr., 1859. Thick quarto, first More ...

Pennsylvania. Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. Volume Two.

Pennsylvania. Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. Volume Two.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1271
Unsold
 

Pennsylvania. Property Atlas of Chester County, Penna. Volume Two. Philadelphia: Franklin Survey Co., 1934. Oversized folio illustrated with twenty very large double-page maps colored in pink, More ...

Four Sculptures

Four Sculptures

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$369$300

Four Sculptures, c. 20th century, Carl Pugliese's King George's Eye, number 12 of 35 cast, a small pewter version of the Daniel Chester French Minute Man statue in Concord, a pewter Company of More ...

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972)      Hudson's Bay Post at Gull River

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972) Hudson's Bay Post at Gull River

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972) Hudson's Bay Post at Gull River Initialed "FES" at c.l. edge, identified in an inscription on the reverse and on a label from Schoonover Studios, More ...

James Garfield and Chester A. Arthur Transfer-decorated Ironstone Plate

James Garfield and Chester A. Arthur Transfer-decorated Ironstone Plate

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$98$80

James Garfield and Chester A. Arthur Transfer-decorated Ironstone Plate, c. 1880, dia. 8 3/4 in. More ...

Eleven Bronze and Silver Medals

Eleven Bronze and Silver Medals

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$400$325

Eleven Bronze and Silver Medals, a silver 1929 Massachusetts Horticultural Society centennial in a presentation box, three Medallic Art Co.: a Massachusetts governor James Michael Curley, an English More ...

Jay, Richard Attenborough & Co. Engine-turned Sterling Silver Cigarette Case

Jay, Richard Attenborough & Co. Engine-turned Sterling Silver Cigarette Case

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2505
Sold for:
$62$50

Jay, Richard Attenborough & Co. Engine-turned Sterling Silver Cigarette Case, Chester, England, 19th/20th century, monogrammed "T.J.C." on reverse, ht. 4 1/4, wd. 3 1/4 in., 5.26 troy oz. More ...

Lloyd Chester Foltz (American, 1897-1990)      Over the Pass

Lloyd Chester Foltz (American, 1897-1990) Over the Pass

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$677$550

Lloyd Chester Foltz (American, 1897-1990) Over the Pass, edition of 50. Signed "Lloyd C. Foltz" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., inscribed "Ed 50" in pencil l.c. Aquatint on paper, plate More ...

Grain-painted Apothecary Cabinet

Grain-painted Apothecary Cabinet

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
780
Unsold
 

Grain-painted Apothecary Cabinet, Chester, Vermont, mid-19th century, top with stepped shelving, above four rows of six drawers, and large compartment with hinged lift-up lid/writing surface below, More ...

Turned and Eagle-decorated Inkwell

Turned and Eagle-decorated Inkwell

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
918
Sold for:
$246$200

Turned and Eagle-decorated Inkwell, S. Silliman & Co., Chester, Connecticut, mid-19th century, the body with gold eagle decoration holding two glass wells, the base with green baize and partial More ...

Two Mixed-media Quaker Silhouettes

Two Mixed-media Quaker Silhouettes

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1492
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Mixed-media Quaker Silhouettes, Rosalee P. Bye, West Chester, Pennsylvania, 20th century, a woman in a gray gown and bonnet and a man in a black jacket and hat, each with a brick wall More ...

Frank Chester Perry (American, 1859-1943)      Winter Sunset

Frank Chester Perry (American, 1859-1943) Winter Sunset

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$221$180

Frank Chester Perry (American, 1859-1943) Winter Sunset. Signed "F.C. Perry" l.l. Oil on canvas, 18 1/8 x 24 1/8 in., framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure. More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      Three Framed Etchings: Fleurs de Paris (1930), Marchande de Marrons (1928)

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Three Framed Etchings: Fleurs de Paris (1930), Marchande de Marrons (1928)

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Three Framed Etchings: Fleurs de Paris (1930), Marchande de Marrons (1928), and La Confidance (1926). Etchings signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.r., printed More ...

George III Sterling Silver Snuffbox

George III Sterling Silver Snuffbox

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$1,169$950

George III Sterling Silver Snuffbox, Chester, 1789-90, maker's mark "GW," with an applied cartouche with engraved armorial and engraved inscription to lid, lg. 4 1/8 in., approx. 6.9 troy oz. More ...

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists.

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2264
Sold for:
$16,605$13,500

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists. White Superglas fiberglass safety helmet manufactured by Fibre-Metal Products Company of Chester, Pennsylvania, More ...

Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891)      Dancing Muse

Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891) Dancing Muse

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$431$350

Jean-Louis-Ernest Meissonier (French, 1815-1891) Dancing Muse Signed with an embedded copper medallion with the artist's profile inscribed "...ST MEISSONIER" around the perimeter. Bronze with More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)       The Home Organ, Chester, Nova Scotia

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) The Home Organ, Chester, Nova Scotia

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
143
Unsold
 

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) The Home Organ, Chester, Nova Scotia, 1968, probably printed later. Lunn Gallery stamp on the verso. Gelatin silver print, image size 7 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (18.3 More ...

Five Georgian Sterling Silver Meat Skewers

Five Georgian Sterling Silver Meat Skewers

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$584$475

Five Georgian Sterling Silver Meat Skewers, late 18th/early 19th century, various makers and engraved monograms or armorials, three Chester, lg. to 13 7/8, one lacking date and town mark, possibly More ...

Three Pieces of English Sterling Silver Tableware

Three Pieces of English Sterling Silver Tableware

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Pieces of English Sterling Silver Tableware, two sugar casters, each London: a Britannia stand, 1899-1900, by Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. and one 1931-32, by Harrods Ltd.; the third with More ...

George V Sterling Silver Salver

George V Sterling Silver Salver

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$677$550

George V Sterling Silver Salver, Chester, 1913-14, Barker Brothers, maker, with reticulated rim and engraved cartouche, dia. 14 in., approx. 38.9 troy oz. More ...

Large Hooked Rug with a Country Landscape

Large Hooked Rug with a Country Landscape

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Large Hooked Rug with a Country Landscape, Marie Hendrycy, Chester County, Pennsylvania, c. 1950, figures on a hillside in the foreground with livestock and a dog, mountainous landscape with More ...

Large Hooked Rug with a Landscape with House

Large Hooked Rug with a Landscape with House

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$615$500

Large Hooked Rug with a Landscape with House, Marie Hendrycy, Chester County, Pennsylvania, c. 1935-50, reportedly her farm, 46 x 90 in., mounted to a frame. The James and Pamela Alexander More ...

American Church Bass, Moses A. Tewkesbury, Chester, 1840

American Church Bass, Moses A. Tewkesbury, Chester, 1840

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$677$550

American Church Bass, Moses A. Tewkesbury, Chester, 1840, the label inscribed Base, Double Base, Violins,/Made And Repaired By/Moses A. Tewksbury/Chester N.H./1840, length of back 781 mm. More ...

Diminutive Carved Cherry Chest of Drawers

Diminutive Carved Cherry Chest of Drawers

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Diminutive Carved Cherry Chest of Drawers, Connecticut, c. 1760-80, the overhanging top with serpentine front and blocked ends above a conforming cockbeaded case and bracket base of carved feet with More ...

Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Carved Mahogany Side Chair

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Carved Mahogany Side Chair, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, the serpentine crest rail with central shell continuing to a scroll-carved "owl" splat and beaded stiles, above a trapezoidal More ...

Walnut Dish-top Tilt-top Candlestand

Walnut Dish-top Tilt-top Candlestand

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Walnut Dish-top Tilt-top Candlestand, Pennsylvania, late 18th century, circular top on a birdcage support, urn-turned post, and tripod cabriole leg base, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 27 1/4, More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Sunset River Landscape

American School, Mid-19th Century Sunset River Landscape

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$338$275

American School, Mid-19th Century Sunset River Landscape Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 in., in a modern giltwood frame. Condition: Scattered retouch including some strengthening of pigment More ...

Inlaid Walnut Spice Cabinet

Inlaid Walnut Spice Cabinet

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Inlaid Walnut Spice Cabinet, Chester County, Pennsylvania, c. 1765-80, the door with inlaid compass decoration and berries within a herringbone pattern frame, brass keyhole escutcheon and knob, More ...

Negretti & Zambra Combined Alidade Rule and Square

Negretti & Zambra Combined Alidade Rule and Square

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Negretti & Zambra Combined Alidade Rule and Square, London, 19th century, lacquered, and anodized brass instrument signed on the underside "Manufactured by Negretti & Zambra, London/Patentee George More ...

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922)      George Washington at Valley Forge

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge Signed "H.M/ SHRADY" in the bronze on the top of the base near the horse's rear hooves, incised "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS More ...