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"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial

"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
637
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial, c. 1865, depicting a woman mourning at a monument consisting of an urn on a square pedestal inscribed "Sacred/to the memory/of/REUBENS PEALE/OB July 17th/1865/AE More ...

Fleur Tookey Studio Glass Plate

Fleur Tookey Studio Glass Plate

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1387
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Fleur Tookey Studio Glass Plate, England, blown glass with blue-green concentric ring and iridescent featuring, signed, dia. 12 1/2 in. Note: Tookey received an AD in Fine Art from Brighton More ...

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$74$60

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
876
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk Unsigned, inscribed faintly "-D- 134/Mrs. HH Fuller-/will call" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 7/8 x 5 7/8 in., More ...

Two Early Architectural Books and two Prints

Two Early Architectural Books and two Prints

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Early Architectural Books and two Prints, the books include The Builder's Director, or Bench-Mate, by Batty Langley, London, 1767, and The American Builder's Companion, by Asher Benjamin, More ...

Antonio Pineda Mexican Silver "Wave" Bracelet

Antonio Pineda Mexican Silver "Wave" Bracelet

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Antonio Pineda Mexican Silver "Wave" Bracelet, c. 1965, maker's crown mark, eagle-17 mark, "Silver Hecho en Mexico 970 ZZ 63," wd. 1 1/4, interior cir. 6 1/2 in. Note: Antonio Pineda was an More ...

J. David Broudo Modern Studio Pottery Floor Vase

J. David Broudo Modern Studio Pottery Floor Vase

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
401
Unsold
 

J. David Broudo Modern Studio Pottery Floor Vase, Beverly, Massachusetts, mid to late 20th century, marked "Broudo," ht. 19 1/2, dia. 12 in. Note: Joseph David Broudo (1920-) graduated from More ...

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
586
Unsold
 

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

Pierre Soulages (French, b. 1919)      Lithographie no 1

Pierre Soulages (French, b. 1919) Lithographie no 1

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Pierre Soulages (French, b. 1919) Lithographie no 1, 1957, proof outside of the edition of 60, published by Berggruen, Paris (Duby et al., 1). Signed "Soulages" in pencil l.r., inscribed More ...

William Zorach (American, 1887-1966)      Sleeping Coon Cat

William Zorach (American, 1887-1966) Sleeping Coon Cat

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

William Zorach (American, 1887-1966) Sleeping Coon Cat Incised signature and date "Zorach 62" on the back, stamped foundry mark "BEDI-RASSY/N.Y.C." on the left side. Bronze with a golden yellow More ...

Pierrette Bloch (French, 1928-2015)      Abstract Composition

Pierrette Bloch (French, 1928-2015) Abstract Composition

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Pierrette Bloch (French, 1928-2015) Abstract Composition Initialed and dated "PBl. 50" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 15 in. (61.0 x 38.0 cm), framed. Condition: Minor paint loss/scuff l.r., fine More ...

Truman, Harry (1884-1972) Typed Letter Signed, 18 February 1939.

Truman, Harry (1884-1972) Typed Letter Signed, 18 February 1939.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$135$110

Truman, Harry (1884-1972) Typed Letter Signed, 18 February 1939. Single leaf of U.S. Senate letterhead, to Rear Admiral Leo Otis Colbert (1883-1968), Director of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, More ...

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce  , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$185$150

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's More ...

Eight-piece Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Eight-piece Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Eight-piece Georg Jensen Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service, Denmark, c. 1930, in the "Blossom" pattern, comprised of a kettle-on-stand with burner, coffeepot, teapot, hot milk jug, cream jug, More ...

Sancai-glazed Camel

Sancai-glazed Camel

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Sancai-glazed Camel, China, Tang dynasty, standing on a flat rectangular bisque base, mouth open and head turned upwards, saddled, with stand, ht. 25 in. Note: The TL Test issued by H.M. Lai, More ...

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935)      Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935) Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1046
Sold for:
$338$275

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935) Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse, early 1920s. One of the nudes inscribed "The painting is better than the More ...

David Aronson (American, 1923-2015)      Choir Director

David Aronson (American, 1923-2015) Choir Director

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1297
Sold for:
$400$325

David Aronson (American, 1923-2015) Choir Director. Incised number and signature "31/250 aronson" on the back of the base, with Joel Meisner foundry mark on the back of the base. Bronze with More ...

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)      Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$231,000$190,000

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York Unsigned, the subject identified in typed notes on the reverse. Oil on canvas laid More ...

Two Silver-plated Presentation Cigarette Boxes

Two Silver-plated Presentation Cigarette Boxes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Silver-plated Presentation Cigarette Boxes, a box marked on the lid "LT. GENERAL BERTON E. SPIVY, USA/DIRECTOR, JOINT STAFF/JULY 1968" surrounded by engraved signatures, and a box marked "Lt More ...

Apollo 14, Eight Photographs.

Apollo 14, Eight Photographs.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1266
Unsold
 

Apollo 14, Eight Photographs. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph portrait of the prime crew, red lettered S-70-55387 on recto, purple NASA round logo and caption, and "A Kodak Paper" on verso, marked up on More ...

Apollo 13, Mission Director's Briefing [and] Report of the Review Board.

Apollo 13, Mission Director's Briefing [and] Report of the Review Board.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1334
Sold for:
$800$650

Apollo 13, Mission Director's Briefing [and] Report of the Review Board. Two 8 1/2 x 11 in. stapled NASA documents detailing the plan for the mission before it was (unsuccessfully) launched, and the More ...

Durant, Frederick III (1916-2015) Statements by Presidents of the U.S. on International Cooperation in Space, Signed and Notated Copy.

Durant, Frederick III (1916-2015) Statements by Presidents of the U.S. on International Cooperation in Space, Signed and Notated Copy.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1349
Sold for:
$62$50

Durant, Frederick III (1916-2015) Statements by Presidents of the U.S. on International Cooperation in Space, Signed and Notated Copy. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1971, octavo More ...

Viking 1, Signed Photograph.

Viking 1, Signed Photograph.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1350
Sold for:
$98$80

Viking 1, Signed Photograph. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph taken by Viking 1 signed by Viking Program Project Manager James Slattin Martin Jr., and contributing scientists Michael B. McElroy, Harold More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
274
Unsold
 

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) Quince Blossoms with Tree Trunk Unsigned, inscribed faintly "-D- 134/Mrs. HH Fuller-/will call" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 7/8 x 5 7/8 in., More ...

Robert Irwin (American, b. 1928)      Daisetz

Robert Irwin (American, b. 1928) Daisetz

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$47,970$39,000

Robert Irwin (American, b. 1928) Daisetz Signed and dated "Irwin 59" l.r., titled on an exhibition label from The Pasadena Museum affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 66 x 66 in. (167.6 x More ...

Two Gold-filled Intaglio Fobs

Two Gold-filled Intaglio Fobs

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Gold-filled Intaglio Fobs, currently on one ring and black ribbon, lg. to 1 in. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, Cienfuegos, Cuba, and Oyster Bay, Long Island, by descent to Antonio More ...

Four Gentleman's Accessories

Four Gentleman's Accessories

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$369$300

Four Gentleman's Accessories, a 14kt gold manicure tool, a fly lure pendant, a 14kt gold watch chain, and a monogrammed pendant, approx. total 11.7 dwt. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, More ...

14kt Gold Matchbook Case

14kt Gold Matchbook Case

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$584$475

14kt Gold Matchbook Case, inscribed "AP," lg. 2 1/4 in., 17.9 dwt. Provenance: Property of Antonio Ponvert, Cienfuegos, Cuba, and Oyster Bay, Long Island, by descent to Antonio Ponvert Jr., More ...

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964)      Juke Box

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964) Juke Box

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$209$170

Burton Morris (American, b. 1964) Juke Box. Initialed "BCM" within the composition l.r., signed and dated "BurtonMorris 00" on the reverse l.r., titled on the reverse u.l., numbered "J-314/2-00" More ...

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Autograph Note Signed, Vienna, 1936.

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Autograph Note Signed, Vienna, 1936.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939) Autograph Note Signed, Vienna, 1936. Printed thank you note dated May 1936 with four lines in Freud's hand and signature, with holograph envelope, to Gertrude More ...