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Blue-painted Fan-back Windsor Side Chair

Blue-painted Fan-back Windsor Side Chair

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
502
Unsold
 

Blue-painted Fan-back Windsor Side Chair, New England, late 18th century, with shaped crest and carved seat on vase and ring turnings, pencil inscription on the bottom reads "J.W. Perkins/North More ...

Columbia Disc Graphophone and Horn

Columbia Disc Graphophone and Horn

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
724
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Columbia Disc Graphophone and Horn, model BI, nine-petal nickel horn, quarter-sawn oak case with original finish and decals, with approximately forty discs, case ht. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Embroidered Love Token Poem

Embroidered Love Token Poem

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
616
Sold for:
$86$70

Embroidered Love Token Poem, Georgetown, Massachusetts, early 19th century, ht. 7 1/4, wd. 6 in. More ...

Three Historical Relic Wood Canes

Three Historical Relic Wood Canes

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1305
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Historical Relic Wood Canes, one inscribed "FLOORING TORN OUT OF THE FRANCIS SCOTT KEY MANSION GEORGETOWN, DC, JAN. 1918.," a second inscribed "SURRENDER OAK CITRONELLE ALA.," and a third with More ...

H. Tenney (Massachusetts, 19th Century)       Genre Scene Depicting a Man.

H. Tenney (Massachusetts, 19th Century) Genre Scene Depicting a Man.

Auction:
2996M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 23, 2017
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$123$100

H. Tenney (Massachusetts, 19th Century) Genre Scene Depicting a Man. Signed and dated "H. Tenney/Georgetown, Mass/1870" on the reverse. Oil on board, 8 x 10 1/4 in. More ...

Thirty Coin Silver Spoons

Thirty Coin Silver Spoons

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
673
Sold for:
$215$175

Thirty Coin Silver Spoons, 19th century, two A. & W. Wood, New York, teaspoons, an I. Alexander, New York, teaspoon, three Albert Coles, New York, teaspoons, six Hotkiss & Schreuder, Syracuse, More ...

Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794.

Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794. Single laid paper sheet with a stub of the blank bifolium conjugate attached, inscribed over two pages, to More ...

Key, Francis Scott (1779-1843) Autograph Check Signed, Georgetown, 10 May 1808.

Key, Francis Scott (1779-1843) Autograph Check Signed, Georgetown, 10 May 1808.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$584$475

Key, Francis Scott (1779-1843) Autograph Check Signed, Georgetown, 10 May 1808. Small slip of laid paper inscribed on one side. For sixteen dollars, payable to Mrs. E. Magruder. Old folds, one hole More ...

Ricardo, David (1772-1823) On the Principles of Political Economy and Taxation.

Ricardo, David (1772-1823) On the Principles of Political Economy and Taxation.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$584$475

Ricardo, David (1772-1823) On the Principles of Political Economy and Taxation. Georgetown, Washington, D.C.: Joseph Milligan [printed by Jacob Gideon], 1819. First American edition, octavo, bound More ...

Arthur Rothstein (American, 1915-1985)      Hotel de Paris, Georgetown, Colorado

Arthur Rothstein (American, 1915-1985) Hotel de Paris, Georgetown, Colorado

Auction:
2895B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 13, 2016
Lot:
98
Unsold
 

Arthur Rothstein (American, 1915-1985) Hotel de Paris, Georgetown, Colorado, 1939, printed later. Stamped "ARTHUR ROTHSTEIN/PHOTOGRAPH/from the collection of GRACE ROTHSTEIN" in black ink, and More ...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Pitcher

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Pitcher

Auction:
2888B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 08, 2016
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$800$650

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Pitcher, New York, 1865-70, urn-form with a die-cast register to waist and presentation engraving "George Peabody/and his sister/Judith/to Charles Carlton/in More ...

Merchant Ship's Log Book, 1830-1840

Merchant Ship's Log Book, 1830-1840

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$461$375

Merchant Ship's Log Book, 1830-1840 Quarto format log book containing notes from various sea voyages in the mid-1830s taken by Captain Addison Drinkwater Fisher (1813-1887) of Georgetown, More ...

Columbia Phonograph "The Toy Graphophone,"

Columbia Phonograph "The Toy Graphophone,"

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Columbia Phonograph "The Toy Graphophone," American Graphophone Co., New York, c. 1899, with 3 1/2-in. dia. cast-metal turntable with paper label around center reading in part American Graphophone More ...

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps.

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps.

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$37$30

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps. Three hand-colored maps of Massachusetts, one uncolored map of Virginia and Maryland, one colored map of Georgetown, and two colored maps More ...

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps.

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
398
Unsold
 

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps. Three hand-colored maps of Massachusetts, one uncolored map of Virginia and Maryland, one colored map of Georgetown, and two colored maps More ...

Tiger Maple and Pine High Chest of Drawers

Tiger Maple and Pine High Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2710B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2014
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Tiger Maple and Pine High Chest of Drawers, Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, the double-arch molded two-part case with eight drawers on a deeply valanced apron joining cabriole legs ending in pad feet on More ...

Jackson, William Henry (1843-1942) Thirty Photographs of the American West and Mexico, c. 1880.

Jackson, William Henry (1843-1942) Thirty Photographs of the American West and Mexico, c. 1880.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$10,800$9,000

Jackson, William Henry (1843-1942) Thirty Photographs of the American West and Mexico, c. 1880. Thirty mammoth format albumen photographs, each mounted on mat board, the subjects listed below, More ...

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps.

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
458
Unsold
 

New England, Virginia, Washington, D.C., Seven Atlas Maps. Three hand-colored maps of Massachusetts, one uncolored map of Virginia and Maryland, one colored map of Georgetown, and two colored maps More ...

Three Baccarat Items and a Faberge Atelier Vase

Three Baccarat Items and a Faberge Atelier Vase

Auction:
2661B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 22, 2013
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$210$175

Three Baccarat Items and a Faberge Atelier Vase Colorless crystal Second half 20th century Including a decanter with faceted stopper, square form with canted corners, acid-etched with a figure a More ...

Esteria Butler (American, 1814-1891) Pair of Portrait Miniatures of the Artists Sister and Brother-in-Law, Almira and James B. Fillebr

Esteria Butler (American, 1814-1891) Pair of Portrait Miniatures of the Artists Sister and Brother-in-Law, Almira and James B. Fillebr

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$7,200$6,000

Esteria Butler (American, 1814-1891) Pair of Portrait Miniatures of the Artist's Sister and Brother-in-Law, Almira and James B. Fillebrown, at the Time of their Marriage. Both portraits signed, More ...

Civil War Photographs.

Civil War Photographs.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$510$425

Civil War Photographs. Six images of soldiers mustering, assembled in outdoor groupings, and firing a large cannon from a fort, one showing a tent with log cabins, another taken at the regional camp More ...

Winfield Scott Clime (American, 1881-1958)      Sketch from Nature, Georgetown Heights

Winfield Scott Clime (American, 1881-1958) Sketch from Nature, Georgetown Heights

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$356$300

Winfield Scott Clime (American, 1881-1958) Sketch from Nature, Georgetown Heights Signed and dated "CLIME/1914" l.l., inscribed, dated, and signed "...near Foxhall Road/Feb. 22nd More ...

Simka Simkhovitch (Russian/American, 1893-1949)      Family Group

Simka Simkhovitch (Russian/American, 1893-1949) Family Group

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$1,337$1,100

Simka Simkhovitch (Russian/American, 1893-1949) Family Group Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 x 24 in. (61.0 x 61.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure. Provenance: Through the More ...

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), His Copy

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), His Copy

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$474$400

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), His Copy, Clarke, Richard, Socialism in America. The Philodemic Society, of Georgetown College, D.C., Washington: Printed by Jno. T. Towers, 1852, original wraps, More ...

John A. Ruthven  (American, b. 1924)      Indian Summer

John A. Ruthven (American, b. 1924) Indian Summer

Auction:
2500
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2010
Lot:
948
Sold for:
$267$225

John A. Ruthven (American, b. 1924) Indian Summer Signed "John A. Ruthven" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from Closson's Art Gallery, Cincinnati, and with a label from Thompson House More ...

Empire Coin Silver Basket

Empire Coin Silver Basket

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Empire Coin Silver Basket, Georgetown, South Carolina, c. 1840, Samuel Wilmot, maker, oval, edge chased and embossed with band of shells and rocaille, applied with scalloped ribbed rim, with More ...

John A. Ruthven  (American, b. 1924)      Indian Summer

John A. Ruthven (American, b. 1924) Indian Summer

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
651
Unsold
 

John A. Ruthven (American, b. 1924) Indian Summer Signed "John A. Ruthven" in pencil l.r., identified on a label from Closson's Art Gallery, Cincinnati, and with a label from Thompson House More ...

Group of Vintage Holy Cross College and Collegiate Ticket Stubs, Worcester Golf   Course Tags, and Ephemera

Group of Vintage Holy Cross College and Collegiate Ticket Stubs, Worcester Golf Course Tags, and Ephemera

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$95$80

Group of Vintage Holy Cross College and Collegiate Ticket Stubs, Worcester Golf Course Tags, and Ephemera, including football, two 1939 H.C. vs. Temple, two 1936 H.C. vs. Brown, two 1936 H.C. vs. More ...

James Penney (American, 1910-1982)      Cozy Cove, 5 Islands, Georgetown, Maine

James Penney (American, 1910-1982) Cozy Cove, 5 Islands, Georgetown, Maine

Auction:
2446
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 06, 2009
Lot:
820
Unsold
 

James Penney (American, 1910-1982) Cozy Cove, 5 Islands, Georgetown, Maine Signed "PENNEY" l.r., titled and dated "...1964" and identified on a label from Kraushaar Galleries, New York, on the More ...

Comprehensive Ophthalmic Testing Set

Comprehensive Ophthalmic Testing Set

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
633
Sold for:
$150$150

Comprehensive Ophthalmic Testing Set, early 20th century, comprising numerous concave, cylindrical, convex, prismatic, and colored lenses, in fitted silk-lined walnut case, wd. 20 in. More ...