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American School, 20th Century      A Father Forced to Enlist

American School, 20th Century A Father Forced to Enlist

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
277
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century A Father Forced to Enlist Unsigned, inscribed "To the Hon. Pierre Mali, Consul General of Belgium to the United States, with the Compliments of LIFE, April 19, More ...

Kravitt, Samuel (1913-2000) Fifteen Original Photographs Taken During the Construction of the 1939 World's Fair.

Kravitt, Samuel (1913-2000) Fifteen Original Photographs Taken During the Construction of the 1939 World's Fair.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1247
Unsold
 

Kravitt, Samuel (1913-2000) Fifteen Original Photographs Taken During the Construction of the 1939 World's Fair. Five unmounted black-and white photographs, and ten additional photos mounted on mat More ...

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock, Thomas Clark, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1750, the hood with pagoda top centering a carved wooden finial, above a tombstone glazed door More ...

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln, China, c. 1790, the side of the tea bowl and center of the saucer decorated with a depiction of the More ...

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles. James McKaye's (1805-1888) The Mastership and its Fruits: the Emancipated Slave Face to Face with his Old Master, New York: Loyal More ...

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003)      The Champion of Freedom

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom. Signed, inscribed and dated "Fex de Weldon/sculptor 1987" in the bronze base, stamped "© 87 FM" beside the soldier's More ...

Framed For Home and Country   WWI Liberty Loan Poster

Framed For Home and Country WWI Liberty Loan Poster

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$86$70

Framed For Home and Country WWI Liberty Loan Poster, Alfred Everill Orr, 1918, ht. 40, wd. 30 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$49$40

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera, late 20th century, includes Titan I-III and Gemini Space Launch Systems "Fact Sheets for Press"; forty Martin Marietta Space and Missile Program More ...

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938)      The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney or The Charge at El Caney Signed and inscribed "W. Glackens/Caney" l.l. Ink, wash, and whiting on paper, sight More ...

Two Photographs:      Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut

Two Photographs: Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Photographs: Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006), Forging Crew at the Fafnir Bearing Company, New Britain, Connecticut and Edwin Locke (American, 20th Century), Street Corner, Manchester, New More ...

Three American Trays

Three American Trays

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$246$200

Three American Trays, Boston, two silver: a .950 silver Ball, Black & Co. oval tray, lg. 10, and a Bigelow Brothers & Kennard sterling silver teapot stand, c. 1865, with engraving to underside, lg. More ...

Agnew, Spiro (1918-1996) Typed Letter Signed, November 30, 1973.

Agnew, Spiro (1918-1996) Typed Letter Signed, November 30, 1973.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$185$150

Agnew, Spiro (1918-1996) Typed Letter Signed, November 30, 1973. Single leaf of plain wove paper, typed over one page, with accompanying envelope marked Office of the Vice President, to a Mrs. Janet More ...

Surgical Instruments Catalog and Broadsides.

Surgical Instruments Catalog and Broadsides.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1274
Sold for:
$154$125

Surgical Instruments Catalog and Broadsides. Including: Illustrated Catalogue and Price-List of Surgical Instruments, Electric Batteries, Orthopedic Appliances, etc., etc., Manufactured by George C. More ...

The Massachusetts Gazette  , April 1787, Three Issues.

The Massachusetts Gazette , April 1787, Three Issues.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1281
Sold for:
$160$130

The Massachusetts Gazette, April 1787, Three Issues. Boston: Samuel Hall, 1787. Three folio format bifolia news sheets from the time of the American revolution: April 20, 24, and 27, 1787, including More ...

Two Tobacco Boxes

Two Tobacco Boxes

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Two Tobacco Boxes, c. 1770s, a pewter box identified to Joseph Fox, engraved "J Fox" on the top face, marked "JF" on the lid with other engraved designs; the reverse with a duck scratched into the More ...

Brevet Brigadier General William Cogswell's Discharge and Memorial Book

Brevet Brigadier General William Cogswell's Discharge and Memorial Book

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$246$200

Brevet Brigadier General William Cogswell's Discharge and Memorial Book, c. 1865-97, a framed discharge for colonel/brevet brigadier general Cogswell dated July 24th, 1865, and a memorial book More ...

Vyacheslav Lenkov (Russian, b. 1942)      The Face of the Politician, 1987-1993  : A Diptych Portrait of Boris Yeltsin

Vyacheslav Lenkov (Russian, b. 1942) The Face of the Politician, 1987-1993 : A Diptych Portrait of Boris Yeltsin

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1017
Unsold
 

Vyacheslav Lenkov (Russian, b. 1942) The Face of the Politician, 1987-1993: A Diptych Portrait of Boris Yeltsin. Boris, Son of Nicholas signed in Cyrillic and dated "1987" l.c. Oil on canvas, More ...

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
22
Unsold
 

Blue-painted and Gilt-paper Applique-decorated Tall Clock, Thomas Clark, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1750, the hood with pagoda top centering a carved wooden finial, above a tombstone glazed door More ...

Fifty-four Spring and Mineral Water Bottles

Fifty-four Spring and Mineral Water Bottles

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Fifty-four Spring and Mineral Water Bottles, many Saratoga, including an aqua "Saratoga Vichy Spouting Spring," an aqua "Geyser Spring," an amber "Saratoga Spring," an amber "Hathorn Spring," an More ...

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Two Shirley Chisholm Campaign Posters, 1972. Note: Shirley Anita Chisholm (1924-2005) was an American politician and educator. In 1968, she became the first African American woman elected to More ...

1907 $10 Liberty Head Gold Coin

1907 $10 Liberty Head Gold Coin

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1315
Sold for:
$1,107$900

1907 $10 Liberty Head Gold Coin, approx. UNC. More ...

1900 $5 Liberty Head Gold Coin

1900 $5 Liberty Head Gold Coin

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$338$275

1900 $5 Liberty Head Gold Coin, approx. UNC details, cleaned. More ...

Two 1862 $5 Virginia Treasury Notes.     Estimate $40-60

Two 1862 $5 Virginia Treasury Notes. Estimate $40-60

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1490
Sold for:
$37$30

Two 1862 $5 Virginia Treasury Notes. More ...

American School, 19th Century       Portrait of Martha Robeson Phillips (Boston, 1882-1960), Age Two

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Martha Robeson Phillips (Boston, 1882-1960), Age Two

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1289
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Martha Robeson Phillips (Boston, 1882-1960), Age Two. Signed "Edward Clifford" l.r., the sitter and date "1884" identified in inscriptions c.r. More ...

Five Framed Prints of American Historical Scenes

Five Framed Prints of American Historical Scenes

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$185$150

Five Framed Prints of American Historical Scenes, The Spirit of 76, two copies of The First Prayer In Congress, Lincoln And His Family, and The Landing of the Pilgrim Fathers. More ...

Agnew, Spiro (1918-1996) Typed Letter Signed, November 30, 1973.

Agnew, Spiro (1918-1996) Typed Letter Signed, November 30, 1973.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
4
Unsold
 

Agnew, Spiro (1918-1996) Typed Letter Signed, November 30, 1973. Single leaf of plain wove paper, typed over one page, with accompanying envelope marked Office of the Vice President, to a Mrs. Janet More ...

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804.

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Baldwin, Abraham (1754-1807) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1804. Single folio format laid paper leaf, inscribed on one side. To Baldwin's half-brother Henry (1780-1844), thanking him for the 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 ...

Animal Rights, Anti-Vivisection Lot, Eight Titles.

Animal Rights, Anti-Vivisection Lot, Eight Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$308$250

Animal Rights, Anti-Vivisection Lot, Eight Titles. Including: Henry S. Salt's Animals' Rights, New York: Macmillan, 1894 (two copies); Albert Leffingwell's An Ethical Problem, London: Bell & Sons, More ...

Providence Gazette  , 1794, Approximately Forty-five Issues.

Providence Gazette , 1794, Approximately Forty-five Issues.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$861$700

Providence Gazette, 1794, Approximately Forty-five Issues. Providence: Carter & Wilkinson, 1794. Folio-format bifolium papers, with many news stories regarding domestic and world events during the More ...