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Manuscript Letter from Joseph Smith to Benjamin Hoppin While Imprisoned in Tripoli

Manuscript Letter from Joseph Smith to Benjamin Hoppin While Imprisoned in Tripoli

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
127
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Manuscript Letter from Joseph Smith to Benjamin Hoppin While Imprisoned in Tripoli, Tripoli, April 14, 1805, lamenting his not receiving any recent communication from Hoppin and lamenting his More ...

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011)      Tales of Genji III

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011) Tales of Genji III

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
76A
Sold for:
$61,500$50,000

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011) Tales of Genji III, 1998, total edition of 60, published and printed by Tyler Graphics Ltd., Mount Kisco, New York. Numbered and signed "35/36 More ...

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico.

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$584$475

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico. Venice: Joannes Rubeum, 1519. Folio, large woodcut of the scholar at work on More ...

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828)    Barbarroxa (After Velazquez)

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828) Barbarroxa (After Velazquez)

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$400$325

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828) Barbarroxa (After Velazquez). Identified and signed "...F. Goya Pintor." in the plate l.c. Etching and aquatint (later edition) on wove More ...

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1847
Sold for:
$62$50

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony, Rev. Aaron B. Grosh, The Odd-Fellow's Manual (H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss: Philadelphia, 1852); Friendship, Love, and More ...

Northwest Coast Silver Bracelet

Northwest Coast Silver Bracelet

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Northwest Coast Silver Bracelet, 19th century, double latch silver bracelet with a full form line representation of a frog clan animal, interior cir. 6 3/4 wd. 1 1/2 in. More ...

Félix Hilaire Buhot (French, 1847-1898)      L'Hiver à Paris

Félix Hilaire Buhot (French, 1847-1898) L'Hiver à Paris

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$246$200

Félix Hilaire Buhot (French, 1847-1898) L'Hiver à Paris, 1879, probably the fourth state of nine (Bourcard & Goodfriend, 128). Signed and extensively identified within the plate. Etching with More ...

Louis Auguste Mathieu Legrand (French, 1863-1951)      L'Habillage

Louis Auguste Mathieu Legrand (French, 1863-1951) L'Habillage

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$431$350

Louis Auguste Mathieu Legrand (French, 1863-1951) L'Habillage, 1908, edition of 100. Unsigned, numbered "46/100" in pencil l.r. Etching and aquatint on paper, plate size 15 5/8 x 11 1/4 in. More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      Chloé

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Chloé

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Chloé, from Daphnis et Chloé, 1961, from the edition of 250, published by Tériade Éditeur, Paris (Mourlot, 339; Cramer Books, 46). Unsigned. Color More ...

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)      Les Amoureux  /Portfolio of Three Prints

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Les Amoureux /Portfolio of Three Prints

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Les Amoureux/Portfolio of Three Prints, 1978-79, from the I edition of 350, total edition of 1,195 (Field, 79-7; Löpsinger & Michler, 1563, 1565 & 1568). More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab’ al-Hesn’ al-Hasin men Kalam’ al-Sayyed’ al-Morsalin (The Book of Castle of Castles), by Samsad’ al-D

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab’ al-Hesn’ al-Hasin men Kalam’ al-Sayyed’ al-Morsalin (The Book of Castle of Castles), by Samsad’ al-D

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Hesn' al-Hasin men Kalam' al-Sayyed' al-Morsalin (The Book of Castle of Castles), by Samsad' al-Din Al-Jazri' al-Damashqi. Quarto-format manuscript on laid More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) American Scoter Duck  , Plate CCCCVIII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) American Scoter Duck , Plate CCCCVIII.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1217
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) American Scoter Duck, Plate CCCCVIII. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-headed Gull  , Plate CCCXIV.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-headed Gull , Plate CCCXIV.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Black-headed Gull, Plate CCCXIV. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Golden-eye Duck  , Plate CCCCIII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Golden-eye Duck , Plate CCCCIII.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1223
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Golden-eye Duck, Plate CCCCIII. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

China. Guillaume Delisle (1675-1726) Carte des Indes et de la Chine.

China. Guillaume Delisle (1675-1726) Carte des Indes et de la Chine.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1263
Sold for:
$234$190

China. Guillaume Delisle (1675-1726) Carte des Indes et de la Chine. Amsterdam: Jean Covens et Corneille Mortier, [1720]. Large double-folio copper-plate engraved map on laid paper, small hole where More ...

Middle East and Far East, a Group of 20th Century Maps.

Middle East and Far East, a Group of 20th Century Maps.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$246$200

Middle East and Far East, a Group of 20th Century Maps. Including: Map of Cairo Showing Mohammedan Monuments, three copies of this two-sheet map: one in English, one in Arabic, and another copy in More ...

After T.C. Cannon (Native American, 1946-1978)    Exhibition Poster: T.C. Cannon Memorial Exhibition

After T.C. Cannon (Native American, 1946-1978) Exhibition Poster: T.C. Cannon Memorial Exhibition

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$12$10

After T.C. Cannon (Native American, 1946-1978) Exhibition Poster: T.C. Cannon Memorial Exhibition, The Heard Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, September, October, November 1981. Published by Aberbach More ...

E. Howard & Co. Runic Dial Open-face Watch

E. Howard & Co. Runic Dial Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$492$400

E. Howard & Co. Runic Dial Open-face Watch, Boston, size N silverine open-face runic dial watch with a 15-jewel key-wind, key-set movement, serial no. 17347. More ...

Seven Kashan Turquoise and Black Vessels

Seven Kashan Turquoise and Black Vessels

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Seven Kashan Turquoise and Black Vessels, Persia, 18th to 20th century, a large deep handled bowl with foliate decoration, a pitcher with black stripe and calligraphy, a conical bowl with More ...

Painting of a Scene from a Gita Govinda

Painting of a Scene from a Gita Govinda

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Painting of a Scene from a Gita Govinda, India, Rajasthan, Mewar, late 18th century, ink, opaque color, and gold on wasli, depicting Krishna and Radha seated in separate bowers communicating via a More ...

Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958)      Il a été maltraité et opprimé et il n'a pas ouvert la bouche

Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) Il a été maltraité et opprimé et il n'a pas ouvert la bouche

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$369$300

Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) Il a été maltraité et opprimé et il n'a pas ouvert la bouche, plate XXI from Miserere, 1923, published by Édition de L'Étoile Filante, Paris, 1948, More ...

Framed Washington Mourning Engraving

Framed Washington Mourning Engraving

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$861$700

Framed Washington Mourning Engraving, "T. Clark Sculpt. 1801 Boston," stipple engraving depicting the tomb of George Washington with weeping figures of a woman and a man, and Columbia with her arm More ...

Pen and Ink and Watercolor Calligraphic Penmanship Award

Pen and Ink and Watercolor Calligraphic Penmanship Award

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$492$400

Pen and Ink and Watercolor Calligraphic Penmanship Award, Illinois, c. 1858, a pair of facing calligraphic doves above "This Premium/Awarded to/C.C. Keith/for best/Specimen of/Penmanship/Exhibited More ...

Three World War II Posters

Three World War II Posters

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$172$140

Three World War II Posters, "Careless Talk," "Because Someone Talked," and a WAC/WAVE recruiting poster. Militaria online More ...

Apollo 15, Mission Control, Two Photographs, Including a Signed Photograph of Edward Fendell.

Apollo 15, Mission Control, Two Photographs, Including a Signed Photograph of Edward Fendell.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1293
Sold for:
$86$70

Apollo 15, Mission Control, Two Photographs, Including a Signed Photograph of Edward Fendell. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph, landscape format, showing a wide-angle view of the activity in the Mission More ...

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828)      Tal para qual

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828) Tal para qual

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes (Spanish, 1746-1828) Tal para qual, from Los Caprichos, 1799, probably from the first edition of twelve (Harris, 40iii/iii). Unsigned, the title and plate More ...

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983)      Exposition XXIIe, Salon de Mai

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983) Exposition XXIIe, Salon de Mai

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Joan Miró (Spanish, 1893-1983) Exposition XXIIe, Salon de Mai, 1966, edition of 100 before lettering (Mourlot, 432). Signed "Miró." in pencil l.r., numbered "23/100" in pencil l.l., identified More ...

After Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997)      Exhibition Poster from Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover

After Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997) Exhibition Poster from Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$461$375

After Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997) Exhibition Poster from Kestner-Gesellschaft Hannover, 1968. Signed "rf Lichtenstein" in ink l.l. Color offset lithographic poster, sheet size 23 1/4 More ...

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1119
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

World War I "Public Warning" Poster, Sir Joseph Causton and Sons, Ltd., London, 1915, made and displayed to educate the public, whom the poster advises to "familiarise themselves with the appearance More ...

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$923$750

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster, designed by Paul Colin, published by Hatchard and Cie, Paris, c. 1915, framed, overall 55 x 39 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic More ...