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William Russell Birch (Pennsylvania/England, 1755-1834)      Portrait Miniature of General George Washington

William Russell Birch (Pennsylvania/England, 1755-1834) Portrait Miniature of General George Washington

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$123,000$100,000

William Russell Birch (Pennsylvania/England, 1755-1834) Portrait Miniature of General George Washington Signed in initialed and dated "W.B./1797" l.r., inscribed "Gen'l Washington/America" on More ...

2nd Lieutenant Charles Wilson, 19th U.S.C.T. Archive, Sword, and Veteran's Medals

2nd Lieutenant Charles Wilson, 19th U.S.C.T. Archive, Sword, and Veteran's Medals

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

2nd Lieutenant Charles Wilson, 19th U.S.C.T. Archive, Sword, and Veteran's Medals, c. mid to late 19th century, a wooden box filled with war-time unit papers, rolls, four diaries from 1863-66, a More ...

Chastellux, Francois-Jean de (1734-1788) Voyages de M. le Marquis de Chastellux dans lAmerique Septentrionale dans les Annees 1780, 17

Chastellux, Francois-Jean de (1734-1788) Voyages de M. le Marquis de Chastellux dans lAmerique Septentrionale dans les Annees 1780, 17

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$492$400

Chastellux, Francois-Jean de (1734-1788) Voyages de M. le Marquis de Chastellux dans l'Amerique Septentrionale dans les Annees 1780, 1781 & 1782. Paris: Prault, 1786. Two octavo volumes, half-titles More ...

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782.

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$923$750

Muhlenberg, Peter (1746-1807) Secretarial Letter Signed, Cumberland, Old Courthouse, 14 September 1782. Single legal-format laid paper sheet inscribed on one page, likely addressed to General 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 ...

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington. Philadelphia: C.P. Wayne, 1804-1807. First edition, six octavo volumes, frontispiece portrait in volume one, bound in full contemporary More ...

Collett, John (1720-1780) Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike his Colours in an Engagement.

Collett, John (1720-1780) Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike his Colours in an Engagement.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Collett, John (1720-1780) Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike his Colours in an Engagement. London: Carrington Bowles, 2 December 1779. Mezzotint with original hand-coloring, More ...

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents.

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$523$425

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents. The Cornwallis note a postcard, addressed to Robin Lawless (1724-1806), assistant at the London bookselling More ...

"COMMODORE HOPKINS" Mezzotint Portrait

"COMMODORE HOPKINS" Mezzotint Portrait

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

"COMMODORE HOPKINS" Mezzotint Portrait, Thomas Hart, London, England, 1776, lettered in the plate below the image "COMMODORE HOPKINS,/COMMANDER in CHIEF of the AMERICAN FLEET./Published as the Act More ...

Two Historic Lakota German Silver Pendants Owned by Famed Chiefs Red Cloud and   Spotted Tail

Two Historic Lakota German Silver Pendants Owned by Famed Chiefs Red Cloud and Spotted Tail

Auction:
2791B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Mar 14, 2015
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$39,975$32,500

Two Historic Lakota German Silver Pendants Owned by Famed Chiefs Red Cloud and Spotted Tail, c. 1850s, the first cloud-shaped form with hide suspension, engraved on the front with four-petal and More ...

Gage, Thomas (1721-1787) An Address of the Gentlemen and Principal Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to His Excellency Governor Gage.

Gage, Thomas (1721-1787) An Address of the Gentlemen and Principal Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to His Excellency Governor Gage.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Gage, Thomas (1721-1787) An Address of the Gentlemen and Principal Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to His Excellency Governor Gage. [Boston: No Printer, 1775]. The left-hand half only of this More ...

Continental School, 16th Century Style      Portrait of Hartmann von Hartmann

Continental School, 16th Century Style Portrait of Hartmann von Hartmann

Auction:
2698B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 11, 2014
Lot:
630
Sold for:
$480$400

Continental School, 16th Century Style Portrait of Hartmann von Hartmann Unsigned, sitter identified in an inscription in Latin purported to have been on the reverse of the original canvas. More ...

Gage, Thomas (1720-1787) General Return of the Number of Rations and Provisions Issued to His Majestys Troops in North America under t

Gage, Thomas (1720-1787) General Return of the Number of Rations and Provisions Issued to His Majestys Troops in North America under t

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$3,600$3,000

Gage, Thomas (1720-1787) General Return of the Number of Rations and Provisions Issued to His Majesty's Troops in North America under the Command of His Excellency, the Honorable Major General More ...

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) and John J. Pershing (1860-1948) Letters Signed.

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) and John J. Pershing (1860-1948) Letters Signed.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$338$275

Otto von Bismarck (1815-1898) and John J. Pershing (1860-1948) Letters Signed. A secretarial note, Berlin 16 January 1874, to an A.J. Johnson of New York, thanking him for sending a copy of the More ...

Pitt, William, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708-1778) Letter Signed, 16 October 1758.

Pitt, William, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708-1778) Letter Signed, 16 October 1758.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$660$550

Pitt, William, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708-1778) Letter Signed, 16 October 1758. Single page letter in a secretarial hand, with Pitt's signature. To Captain John Moore (1718-1779), Commander in More ...

George III Copper Kettle on Stand

George III Copper Kettle on Stand

Auction:
2672M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2013
Lot:
1259
Sold for:
$86$70

George III Copper Kettle on Stand, with a wood handle and finial, with leaf-form attaching handle to body, raised on a stand with included burner, chain, and snuffer, terminating in three splayed More ...

George III Copper Kettle on Stand

George III Copper Kettle on Stand

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2013
Lot:
985
Unsold
 

George III Copper Kettle on Stand, with a wood handle and finial, with leaf-form attaching handle to body, raised on a stand with included burner, chain, and snuffer, terminating in three splayed More ...

George III Copper Kettle on Stand

George III Copper Kettle on Stand

Auction:
2631B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2013
Lot:
295
Unsold
 

George III Copper Kettle on Stand, with a wood handle and finial, with leaf-form attaching handle to body, raised on a stand with included burner, chain, and snuffer, terminating in three splayed More ...

Stillman, Samuel (1738-1807) A Sermon, Occasioned by the Death of George Washington, Late Commander in Chief of the Armies of the Unite

Stillman, Samuel (1738-1807) A Sermon, Occasioned by the Death of George Washington, Late Commander in Chief of the Armies of the Unite

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
474
Unsold
 

Stillman, Samuel (1738-1807) A Sermon, Occasioned by the Death of George Washington, Late Commander in Chief of the Armies of the United States of America. Who Died December 14, 1799, Aged 68. More ...

Five Framed Hand-colored Historical Engravings

Five Framed Hand-colored Historical Engravings

Auction:
2590M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 12, 2012
Lot:
1240
Sold for:
$207$175

Five Framed Hand-colored Historical Engravings, "Surrender of Lord Cornwallis, at Yorktown, VA. Oct. 19th 1781," "Capture of the British Frigate Gurriere by the U.S. Frigate Constitution," "A first More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$26,070$22,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Manuscript signed letter, one page, September 20th, 1778, as Commander and Chief of the Continental Army, to Lord Sterling (William Alexander), concerning More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$9,800$8,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed document, one page, as General and Commander in Chief of the United States of America, discharge issued to Cornelius McDormet, private in the First New York More ...

Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquis (1738-1805)

Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquis (1738-1805)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$563$475

Cornwallis, Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquis (1738-1805), Autograph letter signed, one page, Dublin, June 23rd, 1800, to the Right Honorable Henry Dundas, concerning the embarkation of two regiments More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed document, June 8, 1783, as General and Commander in Chief, one page, a discharge for Private William Lynch of the first New York Regiment, countersigned by More ...

Framed Theorem Depicting a Bouquet Flowers

Framed Theorem Depicting a Bouquet Flowers

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
632
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Framed Theorem Depicting a Bouquet Flowers, Sarah Ann Henshaw Ward, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, early 19th century, signed "S.A.H. Ward" l.c. Watercolor on paper, 15 3/4 x 17 3/4 in., in a period More ...

William Gale for Tiffany & Co. Five Piece Sterling Presentation Tea and Coffee Service

William Gale for Tiffany & Co. Five Piece Sterling Presentation Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

William Gale for Tiffany & Co. Five Piece Sterling Presentation Tea and Coffee Service , c. 1863, comprising baluster form coffeepot, teapot, kettle on stand with burner, covered sugar, and lidded More ...

Two Portrait Prints of George Washington

Two Portrait Prints of George Washington

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Two Portrait Prints of George Washington, the first titled WASHINGTON. Scene- Dorchester Heights, March 17, 1776., from a copy by M.A. Swift taken from the original picture by Gilbert Stuart in More ...

Neoclassical Ormolu French Mantel Clock for the American Market

Neoclassical Ormolu French Mantel Clock for the American Market

Auction:
2444
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 15, 2009
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$112,575$95,000

Neoclassical Ormolu French Mantel Clock for the American Market, Dubuc, Paris, c. 1810, with Washington depicted in commander-in-chief military regalia, with a sword in his left hand and his More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed document, one page June 17th, 1783, as General and Commander in Chief, discharging Alexander McMasters of the first New York Regiment from the American Army, More ...

Cornwallis, Marquis Charles, 1st Marquis (1738-1805)

Cornwallis, Marquis Charles, 1st Marquis (1738-1805)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$646$550

Cornwallis, Marquis Charles, 1st Marquis (1738-1805), Autograph letter signed, dated November 5, 1794, one page, as Governor of India, to Kerry Beaufoy, concerning the drafting of additional More ...