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Military Campaign Chest

Military Campaign Chest

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2221
Sold for:
$148$120

Military Campaign Chest, America, late 18th century, six-board chest of nailed construction with battens on the base and metal reinforcing plates on the corners, (worn), ht. 17 1/2, wd. 40 3/4, dp. More ...

Esplanade  , Boston's Gay Weekly Magazine, Large Lot.

Esplanade , Boston's Gay Weekly Magazine, Large Lot.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1154
Sold for:
$400$325

Esplanade, Boston's Gay Weekly Magazine, Large Lot. Hundreds of issues of the free newsprint tabloid from the 1970s and 1980s. More ...

American Violin, James Oliver McCauley, Worcester, 1888

American Violin, James Oliver McCauley, Worcester, 1888

Auction:
3109T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$738$600

American Violin, James Oliver McCauley, Worcester, 1888, labeled MADE BY/JAS. O. MCCAULEY./S. R. LELAND & SON/WORCESTER, MASS./No. 67 Oct. 1888, length of back 361 mm, with case. More ...

Silver Lemon Strainer

Silver Lemon Strainer

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Silver Lemon Strainer, possibly Joseph Veazie, Boston, Massachusetts, late 18th century, shallow circular bowl pierced with concentric circles, molded rim, the shaped flat notched handle with loop More ...

Flying Horse Hooked Rug

Flying Horse Hooked Rug

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Flying Horse Hooked Rug, America, c. 1880-90, the horse in shades of red against a light blue ground, bordered above and below by geometric designs, stretched and framed, 36 1/2 x 37 in. More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Eclipse

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Eclipse

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$55,350$45,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Eclipse Initialed and dated "CA 61" l.r., titled "...Eclipse" in a partial pencil inscription on the reverse, identified on a label from Obelisk Gallery, More ...

Two Colored Prints of Boston

Two Colored Prints of Boston

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1427
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Colored Prints of Boston, Boston, and Bunker Hill and Boston from the Dorchester Heights, ht. 19, wd. 25 1/2 in. More ...

American Violin, Asa Warren White, Boston, 1873

American Violin, Asa Warren White, Boston, 1873

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

American Violin, Asa Warren White, Boston, 1873, labeled Made by/A.W. White/Boston 1873/April. No 63., length of back 356 mm. More ...

Thomas, Isaiah, Two 18th Century Imprints.

Thomas, Isaiah, Two 18th Century Imprints.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$277$225

Thomas, Isaiah, Two 18th Century Imprints. Jonathan Edwards's A History of the Work of Redemption, Worcester: Isaiah Tomas & Leonard Worcester for Isaiah Thomas, 1792, octavo, bound in full More ...

John Newton Howitt (American, 1885-1958)      Winter Landscape

John Newton Howitt (American, 1885-1958) Winter Landscape

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$308$250

John Newton Howitt (American, 1885-1958) Winter Landscape. Signed "John Newton Howitt" l.l., inscribed "Jan 22 '38" on the reverse. Oil on canvasboard, 12 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Good. More ...

Military Campaign Chest

Military Campaign Chest

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1120
Unsold
 

Military Campaign Chest, America, late 18th century, six-board chest of nailed construction with battens on the base and metal reinforcing plates on the corners, (worn), ht. 17 1/2, wd. 40 3/4, dp. More ...

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843)      Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler Unsigned, identified and dated "...1801" on a presentation plaque, loan label More ...

Two Matted Maps of Little Compton and Tiverton, Rhode Island.     Estimate $100-150

Two Matted Maps of Little Compton and Tiverton, Rhode Island. Estimate $100-150

Auction:
3021M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 20, 2017
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Matted Maps of Little Compton and Tiverton, Rhode Island. More ...

Three Framed Boston Prints

Three Framed Boston Prints

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1454
Sold for:
$62$50

Three Framed Boston Prints, a Bartlett Boston and Bunker Hill, a D. Appleton & Co. City of Boston, and an unmarked Boston Lighthouse, ht. to 14 1/2, wd. to 18 in. More ...

Map of Boston and the Country Adjacent

Map of Boston and the Country Adjacent

Auction:
3014T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2017
Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$185$150

Map of Boston and the Country Adjacent, Boston Map Store, Boston, Massachusetts, 1867, includes Boston and surrounding towns, hand-tinted, in a modern molded mahogany frame, ht. 31 1/4, wd. 38 1/4 More ...

Twelve 1780 Rhode Island Notes

Twelve 1780 Rhode Island Notes

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1289A
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Twelve 1780 Rhode Island Notes, five $20, two $8, a $7, $5, $4, $3, and a $2. More ...

Hand-colored Lithograph of Boston

Hand-colored Lithograph of Boston

Auction:
2962T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2016
Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$148$120

Hand-colored Lithograph of Boston, published by Charles Magnus, 12 Frankfort Street, New York, c. 1870, black and gilt-bordered print titled "BOSTON." in the lower margin, showing two views, one a More ...

Sturtevant Hamblen (Maine/Massachusetts, act. 1837-1856)      Portrait of a Boy in a Red-painted Rocking Chair

Sturtevant Hamblen (Maine/Massachusetts, act. 1837-1856) Portrait of a Boy in a Red-painted Rocking Chair

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Sturtevant Hamblen (Maine/Massachusetts, act. 1837-1856) Portrait of a Boy in a Red-painted Rocking Chair Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the boy in a black jacket and gray slacks, holding a book, 34 More ...

American Violin, Asa Warren White, Boston, 1877

American Violin, Asa Warren White, Boston, 1877

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

American Violin, Asa Warren White, Boston, 1877, labeled -BY-/A. W. WHITE,/86 Tremont Street/BOSTON./Jan 1877, length of back 360 mm, with case. More ...

Isaac Maynard's Brass Step-down Bullet and Shot Mold

Isaac Maynard's Brass Step-down Bullet and Shot Mold

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Isaac Maynard's Brass Step-down Bullet and Shot Mold, c. 1777, brass mold marked on one side "ISAAC MAYNARD," and on the other "SUDBURY 1777," inside of mold has cavities for casting small shot More ...

Gilt-bronze and Alabaster and Bronze Mantel Clock

Gilt-bronze and Alabaster and Bronze Mantel Clock

Auction:
2940B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 07, 2016
Lot:
829
Sold for:
$492$400

Gilt-bronze and Alabaster and Bronze Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, patinated Bacchanalian putti figural group surmounting a shaped plinth with gilt-bronze floral garland encircling the dial More ...

Two Massachusetts State Atlases

Two Massachusetts State Atlases

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1611
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Massachusetts State Atlases, George Walker & Co.'s Atlas of Massachusetts, and Walling & Gray's Official Topographical Atlas of Massachusetts, (both missing plates). More ...

Frank Gohlke (American, b. 1942)      The Sudbury River, Ashland, Massachusetts

Frank Gohlke (American, b. 1942) The Sudbury River, Ashland, Massachusetts

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
124
Unsold
 

Frank Gohlke (American, b. 1942) The Sudbury River, Ashland, Massachusetts, 1989, printed 1990, edition of 30 produced for the PRC Print Program. Titled, numbered, signed, and dated "...23/30 More ...

Neal Rantoul (American, b. 1946)      Opening Day, Zakim Bridge

Neal Rantoul (American, b. 1946) Opening Day, Zakim Bridge

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
130
Unsold
 

Neal Rantoul (American, b. 1946) Opening Day, Zakim Bridge, 2003, printed later. Signed "Neal Rantoul" in ink l.r., dated "3/2003" in ink l.l. Archival inkjet print, image size 22 x 27 5/8 in. More ...

Two Bristol County, Massachusetts Atlases

Two Bristol County, Massachusetts Atlases

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Bristol County, Massachusetts Atlases, 19th century, an F.W. Beers & Co. "Atlas of Bristol County, Mass." and an Everts & Richards "Atlas of Surveys Bristol Co. Massachusetts 1895." More ...

Howe-Orme Mandolinetto, Boston, c. 1900

Howe-Orme Mandolinetto, Boston, c. 1900

Auction:
2892B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 22, 2016
Lot:
8A
Sold for:
$431$350

Howe-Orme Mandolinetto, Boston, c. 1900, serial no. 0221, with original case. More ...

American Violin, Asa Warren White, 1890

American Violin, Asa Warren White, 1890

Auction:
2892B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 22, 2016
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

American Violin, Asa Warren White, 1890, labeled Made by A.W. White / Copy of Straduarius / no. 417 Boston May 23. 1890, also branded internally J.R. WEENE, BOSTON, length of back 356 mm, with More ...

American Violin, Carlton F. Stanley, Newton, 1932

American Violin, Carlton F. Stanley, Newton, 1932

Auction:
2892B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 22, 2016
Lot:
75A
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American Violin, Carlton F. Stanley, Newton, 1932, labeled C. F. STANLEY / NEWTON, MASS. / 1932 No. 336, length of back 354 mm, with case and two bows. More ...

Green-glazed Redware Bank

Green-glazed Redware Bank

Auction:
2897M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 21, 2016
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$950$950

Green-glazed Redware Bank, Bristol County, Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, spherical, with finial, mottled decoration on a gray background, ht. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Green-glazed Redware Jar

Green-glazed Redware Jar

Auction:
2897M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 21, 2016
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$7,500$7,500

Green-glazed Redware Jar, Bristol County, Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, ovoid, with green splotch decoration on a gray background, ht. 6, dia. 5 1/4 in. More ...