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Pair of Victorian Gold Bracelets

Pair of Victorian Gold Bracelets

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
8
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Pair of Victorian Gold Bracelets, c. 1880, retailed by Giles Bro. & Co., Chicago, the hinged bangles with applied bead, wire, and ropework, 36.2 dwt, interior cir. 6 1/2 in., in original box with More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
89
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., More ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles.

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
284
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Wright, Frank Lloyd (1867-1959) Eight Titles. Including five hardcover cloth-bound volumes: Wendingen, Amsterdam: Wijdeveld, [Haarlem: Enschede], 1925, a complete run of all seven issues bound More ...

Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907

Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907, labeled LYON & HEALY/CHICAGO./Cremonatone No. 1166. 1907./MADE BY Leandro Bisiach, length of back 355 mm. Insurance Appraisal: Christophe Landon, More ...

German Violin, Karl Gramm, Berlin, 1923

German Violin, Karl Gramm, Berlin, 1923

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

German Violin, Karl Gramm, Berlin, 1923, labeled Karl Gramm. Berlin/Fecit Anno Dom. 1923./MADE FOR AND SOLD ONLY BY/E. T. ROOT & SONS/CHICAGO, U. S. A., length of back 360 mm. Provenance: The More ...

American Violin, Joseph Bohmann, Chicago, c. 1924

American Violin, Joseph Bohmann, Chicago, c. 1924

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$615$500

American Violin, Joseph Bohmann, Chicago, c. 1924, bearing the maker's labels, inscribed internally B, the bass bar inscribed 1924, length of back 359 mm. More ...

Carved Wood Figure of a Black Minister

Carved Wood Figure of a Black Minister

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$923$750

Carved Wood Figure of a Black Minister, North Carolina, 1860-80, the seated figure wearing a green vest, with a book, presumably a bible, open on his lap, the carver probably influenced by a More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
123
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818 Unsigned, identified in the composition. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in., in a gilt frame. More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portrait of George B. Sisson of Warren, Rhode Island

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of George B. Sisson of Warren, Rhode Island

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
158
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of George B. Sisson of Warren, Rhode Island Unsigned. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 5 x 3 3/4 in., in a molded and grain-painted More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Profile Portrait of a Gentleman in a Black Jacket

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Profile Portrait of a Gentleman in a Black Jacket

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
159
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Profile Portrait of a Gentleman in a Black Jacket Unsigned. Water and pencil on paper, 5 1/2 x 4 1/2 in., in a black-painted molded frame. More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portrait of Alcy Ann Boss

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of Alcy Ann Boss

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
160
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of Alcy Ann Boss Unsigned. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 4 3/4 x 3 7/8 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Minor toning, not More ...

Engraved Colt Single-action Army Revolver

Engraved Colt Single-action Army Revolver

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Engraved Colt Single-action Army Revolver, c. 1891, serial number 142287, .45 caliber, ivory grips marked on the underside "Harold & Gale Krause/March-1946/Chicago, Ill," inside of the frame marked More ...

Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865)      Maria Jane Cram: Aged 20 years 1833

Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865) Maria Jane Cram: Aged 20 years 1833

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1067
Sold for:
$615$500

Joseph Davis (Maine/New Hampshire, 1811-1865) Maria Jane Cram: Aged 20 years 1833 Unsigned, titled below the image. Watercolor, pencil, and ink on paper, 10 x 7 in., in a molded gilt frame. More ...

Chicago Mint Co. Puritan Confection Vendor Trade Simulator

Chicago Mint Co. Puritan Confection Vendor Trade Simulator

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1284
Unsold
 

Chicago Mint Co. Puritan Confection Vendor Trade Simulator, early 20th century, ht. 10 1/2, wd. 10 1/2, dp. 8 3/4 in. More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1612
Sold for:
$74$60

Violin, labeled CREMONA SOLO/The Rudolph Wurlitzer Co./CHICAGO, length of back 358 mm. Musical Instruments More ...

Five American Watches

Five American Watches

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Five American Watches, Hamilton open-face 992B with double-sunk porcelain dial reading "Hamilton Railway Special," Hamilton open-face "936" 18 size watch retailed by "F.G. Thearle Jr. & More ...

Seven 14kt Gold Art Deco Lady's Wristwatches

Seven 14kt Gold Art Deco Lady's Wristwatches

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$431$350

Seven 14kt Gold Art Deco Lady's Wristwatches, a Jules Jurgensen in a gold case, an Altair 17-jewel in a gold case, two Walthams, a Bulova, and two Gruens, some with diamond mounts, total 100g. More ...

Jennings 10-cent "Chief" Slot Machine

Jennings 10-cent "Chief" Slot Machine

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$738$600

Jennings 10-cent "Chief" Slot Machine, Chicago, Illinois, chrome-plated machine with original wooden side panels with decals, viewing window, lever arm and cast brass Indian bust above the plaque More ...

Seven Diamond Medal Pen Company Ring-top Fountain Pens

Seven Diamond Medal Pen Company Ring-top Fountain Pens

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$154$125

Seven Diamond Medal Pen Company Ring-top Fountain Pens, Chicago, all lever-fillers in different models, three "Standard" in black, two "Diplomat" in marbled, a "Tucolor" in black, and one in yellow, More ...

Oversize Blue Ribbon Jade Flat-top Fountain Pen

Oversize Blue Ribbon Jade Flat-top Fountain Pen

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$154$125

Oversize Blue Ribbon Jade Flat-top Fountain Pen, Chicago, a flat-top lever-filler in jade plastic, barrel imprint reads in part "The Blue Ribbon Fountain Pen," large 14kt gold "8" nib, in original More ...

Waterman "0572 1/2V" and Two Other Fountain Pens

Waterman "0572 1/2V" and Two Other Fountain Pens

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$277$225

Waterman "0572 1/2V" and Two Other Fountain Pens, all three ring-top pens: two eye-dropper-fillers, the Waterman with two-piece cap and gold Waterman nib, the other unmarked with gold Cambridge "3" More ...

Lindbergh's Ryan N-X-211 Spirit of St. Louis   Aviation Model

Lindbergh's Ryan N-X-211 Spirit of St. Louis Aviation Model

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
516
Sold for:
$246$200

Lindbergh's Ryan N-X-211 Spirit of St. Louis Aviation Model, Chicago, Illinois, Aero Model Company, c. 1929 wood and paper model painted silver with black paint accents, accompanied by a color copy More ...

George Tooker (American, 1920-2011)      Un Ballo in Maschera

George Tooker (American, 1920-2011) Un Ballo in Maschera

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$800$650

George Tooker (American, 1920-2011) Un Ballo in Maschera, 1983, edition of 250, published by the Metropolitan Opera Association, New York, and Circle Fine Art, Chicago, printed by American More ...

Joseph D. Jachna (American, 1935-2016)      Two Works

Joseph D. Jachna (American, 1935-2016) Two Works

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$800$650

Joseph D. Jachna (American, 1935-2016) Two Works, from the series Door County, Wisconsin, 1970 and 1971, respectively. Both signed "Joseph D. Jachna" in pencil on the verso u.c., titled and More ...

Kenneth Josephson (American, b. 1932)      New York State

Kenneth Josephson (American, b. 1932) New York State

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Kenneth Josephson (American, b. 1932) New York State, 1970. Titled, dated, signed, and inscribed "...Kenneth Josephson/Vintage print" with additional pencil annotations on the verso. Gelatin More ...

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (American, 1874-1951)      Study for a Saturday Evening Post   Cover, September 3, 1932

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (American, 1874-1951) Study for a Saturday Evening Post Cover, September 3, 1932

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Joseph Christian Leyendecker (American, 1874-1951) Study for a Saturday Evening Post Cover, September 3, 1932 Monogram signature "JCLeyendecker" l.r., identified in an inscription from John A. More ...

Christo (American, b. 1935)      Wrapped Invoices from Johnson Printing Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Christo (American, b. 1935) Wrapped Invoices from Johnson Printing Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Christo (American, b. 1935) Wrapped Invoices from Johnson Printing Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota Signed and dated "Christo 1979" on the back l.l. Mixed media including paper, polyethylene, More ...

Four Congo Fetish Objects

Four Congo Fetish Objects

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1032
Unsold
 

Four Congo Fetish Objects, four objects wrapped in fiber with dried mud paste and cowrie shells applied, one with animal hair, lg. 17, 15, 6, and 3 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, More ...

Three African Daggers

Three African Daggers

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$135$110

Three African Daggers, Sudan, early 20th century, scabbards made from leather hide and crocodile skin, steel blades with wood handles, lg. 10, 10 1/2, and 12 3/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane More ...