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Silk Needlework Picture of a Bowl of Fruit

Silk Needlework Picture of a Bowl of Fruit

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$369$300

Silk Needlework Picture of a Bowl of Fruit, early 19th century, the striped bowl with overflowing fruit on a faux marble surface, signed in needlework below "Executed by Nancy Downs Oct 13 1807," in More ...

Large Group of 1928-1943 Lincoln Cents

Large Group of 1928-1943 Lincoln Cents

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2045
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Large Group of 1928-1943 Lincoln Cents, including approx. 389 1931-D, G-XF, and nineteen 1931-S, F-XF. More ...

Group of Tokens and Medals

Group of Tokens and Medals

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2113
Sold for:
$431$350

Group of Tokens and Medals, including a White Brothers & Co. 'Willow Calf,' an 1837 'Executive Financiering' hard times token, two Exposition Universelle Eiffel Tower tour tags, five spade guinea More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Merced River, Reflection, Yosemite National Park, 1960s. Signed "Ansel Adams" in ink l.r., titled in ink with Carmel studio credit stamp on the mount verso. More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Old Water Tower, San Francisco

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Old Water Tower, San Francisco

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
119
Unsold
 

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Old Water Tower, San Francisco, 1961. Mural-sized gelatin silver print mounted to board, 38 1/4 x 29 1/2 in. (97.0 x 74.8 cm), unframed. Condition: Scattered More ...

Flemish School, 17th/18th Century      Putti with Flowers

Flemish School, 17th/18th Century Putti with Flowers

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$800$650

Flemish School, 17th/18th Century Putti with Flowers Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 20 x 25 1/2 in. (51.5 x 64.8 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, patch reinforcement, retouch, varnish discoloration, More ...

Jugendstil Silver Brooch, Dagobert Peche

Jugendstil Silver Brooch, Dagobert Peche

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1053
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Jugendstil Silver Brooch, Dagobert Peche, designed c. 1915 for the Wiener Werkstatte, executed c. 1925, Austrian stamps, unsigned, lg. 1 1/2 in. Note: A preparatory sketch is in the collection More ...

Various Artists:      Instant Variations   Portfolio

Various Artists: Instant Variations Portfolio

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1180
Sold for:
$221$180

Various Artists: Instant Variations Portfolio, 1976, edition of 1,000, published by the Polaroid Corporation. Each signed in ink l.r., numbered "2" on the colophon page. Photo reproductions on More ...

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$400$325

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788. Quarto-format bifolium inscribed over one page to Pierre-Charles Laurent de Villedeuil More ...

Three English Documents: 1597, 1667, and 1680.

Three English Documents: 1597, 1667, and 1680.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$154$125

Three English Documents: 1597, 1667, and 1680. Including a bond for the performance of a covenant from Edmund Goodheir to Robert Doughty, manuscript parchment document from the reign of Queen More ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$984$800

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865)      Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$147,000$120,000

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 14 x 17 in., in molded giltwood frames. Condition: More ...

Two Calligraphic Pictures

Two Calligraphic Pictures

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1471
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Calligraphic Pictures, R.S. Hughes, Utica, New York, 19th century, one depicting a lion, the other a running deer, inscribed on a card set at the u.r. corner "EXECUTED WITH PEN AD INK/by/R.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 ...

Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004)      The Alloeng Kotjok Dance in the Temple, Village of Sayan, Bali, Indonesia

Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004) The Alloeng Kotjok Dance in the Temple, Village of Sayan, Bali, Indonesia

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Henri Cartier-Bresson (French, 1908-2004) The Alloeng Kotjok Dance in the Temple, Village of Sayan, Bali, Indonesia, 1949, printed later. Dedicated, signed, and dated "au Docteur Young/avec tous More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Oak Tree, Snow Storm, Yosemite Valley

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Oak Tree, Snow Storm, Yosemite Valley

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Oak Tree, Snow Storm, Yosemite Valley, 1948, printed c. 1963-1970. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil l.r., titled in ink with Carmel studio credit stamp on the More ...

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901)      Woman Reading Under a Tree

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901) Woman Reading Under a Tree

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901) Woman Reading Under a Tree Signed or inscribed "EM Bannister" l.r. Oil on canvas, 8 x 12 in. (20.5 x 31.0 cm), framed. Condition: Composition More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Paul Strisik (American, 1918-1998)      Retreat

Paul Strisik (American, 1918-1998) Retreat

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
299
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Paul Strisik (American, 1918-1998) Retreat Signed "P. Strisik" l.l., titled on a label from Paul Strisik Gallery, Rockport, Massachusetts, affixed to the stretcher, artist's stamp on the More ...

1878-CC Morgan Dollar

1878-CC Morgan Dollar

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$148$120

1878-CC Morgan Dollar, XF details, cleaned. More ...

1928 Peace Dollar

1928 Peace Dollar

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$160$130

1928 Peace Dollar, XF details, cleaned. More ...

1851 Gold Dollar

1851 Gold Dollar

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1206
Sold for:
$209$170

1851 Gold Dollar, approx. XF/AU. More ...

1910-D $10 Indian Head Gold Coin

1910-D $10 Indian Head Gold Coin

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1240
Sold for:
$584$475

1910-D $10 Indian Head Gold Coin, approx. VF/XF. More ...

Two Alvar Aalto-style Birch Chairs and Table

Two Alvar Aalto-style Birch Chairs and Table

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$800$650

Two Alvar Aalto-style Birch Chairs and Table, ht. to 29 1/4 in. More ...

Patriotic Calligraphic Picture

Patriotic Calligraphic Picture

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$738$600

Patriotic Calligraphic Picture, G.N. Eckert, early 19th century, calligraphic eagle flanked by angels above busts of George Washington, Zebulon Pike, and Stephen Decatur, signed at lower center More ...

Needlework Sampler "Elizabeth Kinison,"

Needlework Sampler "Elizabeth Kinison,"

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1330
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Needlework Sampler "Elizabeth Kinison," c. 1833, worked in silk threads on a linen ground, outer sawtooth border and inner border of flowering vine tied with bows, and lower border of "landscape" 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 ...

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women.

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women. London: Printed by Adam Islip, 1624. First edition, small folio, engraved title; later half calf and More ...

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper.

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Hooper, John (d. 1555) Certeine Comfortable Expositions of the Constant Martyr of Christ, M. Iohn Hooper. London: Printed by Henrie Middleton, 1580. First edition, quarto, title printed within More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Eikonoklastes in Answer to a Book Intitl'd Eikon Basilike.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Eikonoklastes in Answer to a Book Intitl'd Eikon Basilike.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Milton, John (1608-1674) Eikonoklastes in Answer to a Book Intitl'd Eikon Basilike. London: Printed by Matthew Simmons, next dore to the gilded Lyon in Aldersgate street, 1649. First edition, More ...