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Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells. London: by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition, lacking the errata leaf, quarto, illustrated with More ...

French Silver Platter

French Silver Platter

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$1,046$850

French Silver Platter, last quarter 18th century, worn marks possibly for Orleans, maker's mark a crowned "_T" probably for Etienne Tremblay, oval, with engraved monogram and inscription, lg. 14 3/4 More ...

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Teapot

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Teapot

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$461$375

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Teapot Boston, Massachusetts, late 20th century Ceramic teapot in blue, purple, green, and pink glazes, marked at handle base, ht. 6 1/2 in. Note: More ...

Early Books: Two Titles: 1571 and 1672.

Early Books: Two Titles: 1571 and 1672.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$123$100

Early Books: Two Titles: 1571 and 1672. Gabriele de Barletta's Sermonum Celeberrimi Sacrae Scripturae Professoris, Venice: Somaschi, 1571, octavo, contemporary manuscript notes, two parts in one 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 ...

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893.

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$308$250

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893. [New York]: Charles H. Nicoll, 1893. Football-shaped program, lacking one leaf (page More ...

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1338
Unsold
 

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard & Co., 1823. Engraving by William B. Annin (1791?-1839) and George Girdler Smith (1795-1878) after Alvan Fisher More ...

Christopher Williams (American, b. 1956) Togo (Blauschka Model 439, 1894. Genus no. 5081. Family, Sterculiaceae. Colla acuminata [Beauv

Christopher Williams (American, b. 1956) Togo (Blauschka Model 439, 1894. Genus no. 5081. Family, Sterculiaceae. Colla acuminata [Beauv

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Christopher Williams (American, b. 1956) Togo (Blauschka Model 439, 1894. Genus no. 5081. Family, Sterculiaceae. Colla acuminata [Beauv.] Schott and Endl. Cola Nut, Goora Nut, 1989, from the More ...

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps, c. 1783, gold metallic tape with two embroidered stars on each epaulet, gold bullion braid, reverse is backed with buff More ...

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950)      Fishing Shacks on a Harbor

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950) Fishing Shacks on a Harbor

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$615$500

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950) Fishing Shacks on a Harbor Signed "Dodge Macknight" within a circle l.l. Watercolor on paper, sight size 14 7/8 x 21 1/4 in. (37.7 x 53.8 cm), framed. More ...

Group of Desk Accessories

Group of Desk Accessories

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$221$180

Group of Desk Accessories, including pens, two micromosaic picture frames, and a Hasty Pudding Club pendant from 1924. More ...

Blake, William (1757-1827) Illustrations to Young's Night Thoughts, Done in Water-Colour

Blake, William (1757-1827) Illustrations to Young's Night Thoughts, Done in Water-Colour

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1414
Sold for:
$86$70

Blake, William (1757-1827) Illustrations to Young's Night Thoughts, Done in Water-Colour. Cambridge: for the Fogg Museum; [and] sold in Great Britain by the Oxford University Press, 1927. Limited More ...

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958)    Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$923$750

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen. Dedicated and signed "TO RIGMOR/A. MORANG" l.c. Oil on academy board, 23 7/8 x 17 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Sikh Period Rumal Shawl

Sikh Period Rumal Shawl

Auction:
3054B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2017
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Sikh Period Rumal Shawl, Kashmir, c. 1830, 6 ft. 4 in. x 6 ft. 1 in. Exhibitions: Silver & Shawls, Sackler Museum, Harvard University, 2005. 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 ...

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Antique Diamond and Pearl Brooch, designed as a flower with marquise-cut diamond petals, approx. total wt. 2.50 cts., lg. 1 in. Note: Pearl not tested for origin. Note: Lots 381 through 384 More ...

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Antique Platinum, Gold, and Diamond Brooch, designed as a crescent moon bead-set with single- and old European-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 3.25 cts., lg. 3 1/2 in. Note: Lots 381 through 384 More ...

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$35,670$29,000

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace, composed of seventy-two pearls graduating in size from approx. 4.25 to 8.23 mm, completed by a platinum-topped gold clasp bezel-set with an old mine-cut More ...

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
3027B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 19, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch, centering a step-cut emerald measuring 9.55 x 9.50 x 4.65 mm, surrounded by old European-, old mine-, and rose-cut diamonds, lg. 5/8 in. Note: Accompanied by More ...

Five Egyptian Faience Items

Five Egyptian Faience Items

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2040
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Five Egyptian Faience Items, includes a small charm from the tomb of King Khosmes III. Provenance: Professor Charles Williams Elliot, President of Harvard University from 1869-1909. Tribal More ...

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
401A
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand Gilt metal, iron New Canaan, Connecticut, 20th century The full-body form above artist-designed directionals and shaped concrete base, part of More ...

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
506
Unsold
 

Victor Christ-Janer Lobster Weathervane on Stand Gilt metal, iron New Canaan, Connecticut, 20th century The full-body form above artist-designed directionals and shaped concrete base, part of More ...

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Bishop, Elizabeth (1911-1979) Nine Associated Books. Including: two books that belonged to Bishop, with her signature: J.R. Ackerley's My Dog Tulip, London: Secker & Warburg, 1956, with dust jacket; More ...

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical  , First American Edition.

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical , First American Edition.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$461$375

Gray, Henry (1827-1861) Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical, First American Edition. Philadelphia: Blanchard & Lea, 1859. Octavo, first American edition, illustrated throughout, presented to Henry More ...

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1271
Sold for:
$123$100

Hallowell, Norwood Penrose Jr. (1875-1961) Two Harvard Sports Scrapbooks, 1890-1895; [together with] a 1921 Reunion Scrapbook, Harvard Class of 1897. Two Harvard sports scrapbooks containing More ...

Radioactivity and Radiology, Six Titles.

Radioactivity and Radiology, Six Titles.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1369
Unsold
 

Radioactivity and Radiology, Six Titles. Including: James Clerk Maxwell's Die Elektrizitat in Elementarer Behandlung, Braunschweig: Von Friedrich Vieweg und Sohn, 1883, first German edition, octavo, More ...

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles.

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1370
Unsold
 

Radioactivity, Five Early Titles. Including: Ernest Rutherford (1871-1937), James Chadwick (1891-1974) and Charles Drummond Ellis's (1895-1980) Radiations from Radioactive Substances, New York: More ...

Far East Ceramic Bulletin

Far East Ceramic Bulletin

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1910
Sold for:
$123$100

Far East Ceramic Bulletin and Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies, Far East Ceramic Bulletin, Ann Arbor, Michigan: Far Eastern Ceramic Group, 1948-1960, (vols. 1-12), bound, half leather with cloth More ...

Langdon Warner, Japanese Sculpture of the Tempyo Period

Langdon Warner, Japanese Sculpture of the Tempyo Period

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1927
Sold for:
$234$190

Langdon Warner, Japanese Sculpture of the Tempyo Period, (James Marshall Plumer, ed.), Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1959, first edition, 219 folio plates laid into a silk-bound box with More ...

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$62$50

Ten Hall of Fame for Great Americans at New York University Bronze Medals, Medallic Art Co., New York, 20th century, Walt Whitman, Francis Parkman, Ralph Waldo Emerson, James Kent, Lillian Wald, More ...