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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
Estimate:
$5,000 - $7,000

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
Estimate:
$6,000 - $8,000

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
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

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
Estimate:
$150 - $250

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
Estimate:
$300 - $400

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 ...

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:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
96
Unsold
 

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 ...

Sapphire and Diamond Flower Earclips, Evelyn Clothier

Sapphire and Diamond Flower Earclips, Evelyn Clothier

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Sapphire and Diamond Flower Earclips, Evelyn Clothier, each centering a rose-cut diamond measuring approx. 6.00 mm, with circular-cut sapphires and full-cut diamond melee, silver and 18kt gold More ...

Zoran Antonio Music (Slovenian/Italian, 1909-2005)      Nudo (Reclining Nude)

Zoran Antonio Music (Slovenian/Italian, 1909-2005) Nudo (Reclining Nude)

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Zoran Antonio Music (Slovenian/Italian, 1909-2005) Nudo (Reclining Nude) Signed "Music" l.l., titled and dated "...1946" on unattributed labels affixed to the reverse and to the back of the 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 ...

Sancai-glazed Camel

Sancai-glazed Camel

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
11
Unsold
 

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 ...

Mahogany Chair from the Director's Room of the Boston & Lowell Railroad

Mahogany Chair from the Director's Room of the Boston & Lowell Railroad

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1163
Unsold
 

Mahogany Chair from the Director's Room of the Boston & Lowell Railroad, ht. 33 in. More ...

Art, Fashion, and Design Books Signed by Authors, Artists, Editors, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Art, Fashion, and Design Books Signed by Authors, Artists, Editors, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1460
Sold for:
$62$50

Art, Fashion, and Design Books Signed by Authors, Artists, Editors, or Ex Libris Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles. Including: Shoemaker of Dreams, the Autobiography of Salvatore Ferragamo, More ...

Attributed to Nicholas S. Cammillieri (Italian, 1762-1860), Katharine Stewart Forbes Lieut Godden Running for Harbour of Valletta, Malt

Attributed to Nicholas S. Cammillieri (Italian, 1762-1860), Katharine Stewart Forbes Lieut Godden Running for Harbour of Valletta, Malt

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
852
Sold for:
$615$500

Attributed to Nicholas S. Cammillieri (Italian, 1762-1860) Katharine Stewart Forbes Lieut Godden Running for Harbour of Valletta, Malta, August 1831 Unsigned, title below image. Watercolor and More ...