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William H. Burnham Watercolor Study of the Jesse Tree Window at Chartres Cathedral

William H. Burnham Watercolor Study of the Jesse Tree Window at Chartres Cathedral

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$738$600

William H. Burnham Watercolor Study of the Jesse Tree Window at Chartres Cathedral, Boston, Massachusetts, 1933, painted at Chartres, France, mounted on poster board, ht. 46, wd. 16 3/4 in. More ...

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
119
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Burnham Studios "Astronomy" Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, 1938, designed by Wilbur H. Burnham Jr., depicting significant figures in the field, likely including Galileo, Kepler, More ...

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
120
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Burnham Studios Nativity Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, early to mid-20th century, depicting Mary and Christ in the manger with two donkeys looking on under a shining star, unsigned, More ...

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, early to mid-20th century, crowned Mary with the Christ Child holding an orb, flanked by crowned angels with censers More ...

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
122
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Burnham Studios Saint Cecelia Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, 1948, depicting the patron saint of musicians playing a pipe organ, signed and dated by Wilbur Herbert Burnham, ht. 66 3/4, More ...

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample

Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
123
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Burnham Studios Stained Glass Christ with Orb Model and a Design Sample, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1930, unsigned, ht. 16, 19 1/4, wd. 20 1/2, 16 3/4 in. Note: Wilbur H. Burnham Studios was More ...

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
124
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Burnham Studios Madonna and Child Stained Glass Window, Boston, Massachusetts, mid to late 20th century, the Christ Child embracing a haloed Mary under a star, unsigned, ht. 36, wd. 16 1/4, dp. 1 More ...

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$209$170

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: Mahlon More ...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827)      Seized on his Arm And Mangled Bore away the Sinewy Part (The Demons Tormenting Ciampolo)

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) Seized on his Arm And Mangled Bore away the Sinewy Part (The Demons Tormenting Ciampolo)

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$523$425

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) Seized on his Arm And Mangled Bore away the Sinewy Part (The Demons Tormenting Ciampolo), plate 2 from Illustrations to Dante's Divine Comedy, 1827, 20th More ...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$677$550

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) He Eyed the Serpent and the Serpent Him (Buoso Attacked by Francesco di Cavalcanti in the Form of a Serpent), plate 5 from Illustrations to Dante's Divine More ...

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Divination Figure

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Divination Figure

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1431
Sold for:
$148$120

Yoruba-style Carved Wood Divination Figure, ht. 27 in. The property of Gordon B. Lankton More ...

Two French .950 Silver Tastevins

Two French .950 Silver Tastevins

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$431$350

Two French .950 Silver Tastevins, Paris, early 20th century, lacking maker's mark, each with an engraved motto and scene with putto to handle, one reading "LE VIN ET MON COEUR" and the other "AUX More ...

Yoruba Divination Chain

Yoruba Divination Chain

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba Divination Chain, linked chain made up of eight unique cast bronze faces, lg. 39 1/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; Mead Museum of More ...

Luba-Shankadi Katatora

Luba-Shankadi Katatora

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Luba-Shankadi Katatora Divination Object, with a flattened head on top featuring the typical cascading coiffure of the Luba, "Katatora" are tools belonging to a soothsayer, who uses them in an More ...

Kuba Divination Object

Kuba Divination Object

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
127
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Kuba Divination Object, in the form of a crocodile, with typical interlocking geometric patterning on either side of the animal, wearing a beaded necklace, complete with the rubbing tool, smooth More ...

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
104
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Chapbooks, American, 19th Century, Approximately Twenty. Collection of small-format illustrated publisher's paper-wrapped volumes, including: Mrs. Sherwood's The Rose, an Allegory, New York: Mahlon More ...

Dante Alighieri (c. 1265-1321) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) La Divine Comedie.

Dante Alighieri (c. 1265-1321) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) La Divine Comedie.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Dante Alighieri (c. 1265-1321) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) La Divine Comedie. Paris: Editions d'Art les Heures Claires, [1959-1963]. First edition, copy number 1433 of 3,900 printed on velin More ...

Painting within a Box

Painting within a Box

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$861$700

Painting within a Box, 19th century, dovetailed box with a painting of a woman in a blue dress next to a circular scene of a soldier standing in profile in front of a tree, box ht. 5 3/4, wd. 12 More ...

Needlework on Fabric Palm-reading Chart

Needlework on Fabric Palm-reading Chart

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1368
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Needlework on Fabric Palm-reading Chart, America, late 19th century, worked in silk threads, areas of the palm and finger sections indicated by symbols associated with Palmistry, in a mahogany More ...

Carved Stone Chop

Carved Stone Chop

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
378
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Carved Stone Chop, China, rectangular, topped with a pixiu, russet orange stone, signed "zhong yu" on one side, ht. 1 1/2, wd. 7/8 in. More ...

Böhme, Jakob (1575-1624) Mysterium Magnum; [bound with] Durant Hothams (1617-1691) The Life of Jacob Behmen; [and] Böhmes Four Tables

Böhme, Jakob (1575-1624) Mysterium Magnum; [bound with] Durant Hothams (1617-1691) The Life of Jacob Behmen; [and] Böhmes Four Tables

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Böhme, Jakob (1575-1624) Mysterium Magnum; [bound with] Durant Hotham's (1617-1691) The Life of Jacob Behmen; [and] Böhme's Four Tables of Divine Revelation. London: Printed by M. Simmons for H. More ...

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Divinity. Dublin: Printed by the Society of Stationers, 1633. More ...

Saint Germain, Christopher (1460?-1540) Three Titles Bound Together: The Fyrste Dyaloge in Englysshe; The Secunde Dyalogue; [and] Here

Saint Germain, Christopher (1460?-1540) Three Titles Bound Together: The Fyrste Dyaloge in Englysshe; The Secunde Dyalogue; [and] Here

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
155
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Saint Germain, Christopher (1460?-1540) Three Titles Bound Together: The Fyrste Dyaloge in Englysshe; The Secunde Dyalogue; [and] Here after Foloweth a Lytell Treatise. [London: Robert Wyer, 1531] More ...

Verheiden, Jacob (active 1590) The History of Moderne Protestant Divines.

Verheiden, Jacob (active 1590) The History of Moderne Protestant Divines.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
182
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Verheiden, Jacob (active 1590) The History of Moderne Protestant Divines. London: 1637. Second edition, octavo, lacking engraved title page, illustrated with forty-five engraved text portraits of More ...

Whittingham, William (c. 1524-1579) A Brieff Discours off the Troubles Begonne at Franckford in Germany Anno domini 1554. Abowte the Bo

Whittingham, William (c. 1524-1579) A Brieff Discours off the Troubles Begonne at Franckford in Germany Anno domini 1554. Abowte the Bo

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
192
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Whittingham, William (c. 1524-1579) A Brieff Discours off the Troubles Begonne at Franckford in Germany Anno domini 1554. Abowte the Booke off off [sic] common prayer and Ceremonies and continued by More ...

Taro Yamamoto (American, 1919-1994)      Divine Tapestry

Taro Yamamoto (American, 1919-1994) Divine Tapestry

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1250
Sold for:
$277$225

Taro Yamamoto (American, 1919-1994) Divine Tapestry. Signed "Taro Yamamoto" l.r., titled on the stretcher. Mixed media including oil and sand on canvas, 18 x 24 in., unframed. Condition: More ...

Yoruba "Agere Ifa" Bowl

Yoruba "Agere Ifa" Bowl

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$246$200

Yoruba "Agere Ifa" Bowl, with avian supports, traces of red and white pigments, (repairs), ht. 5 1/4, lg. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$111$90

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice. London: for Clavell, 1685. First and only edition, octavo, ex libris Montagu Lloyd (d. More ...

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures. Vetus Testamentum Graecum ex Versione Septuaginta Interpretum, Juxta Exemplar Vaticanum Romae editum, Accuratissime More ...

Luba Divination Ensemble

Luba Divination Ensemble

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Luba Divination Ensemble, a small wood figure sitting inside a skin enclosed bundle, fiber stands surround the base, a number of small horns and metal objects have been placed in the hardened and More ...