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1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 5 Peso, Pick S809

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 5 Peso, Pick S809

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2178
Estimate:
$1,000 - $2,000

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 5 Peso, Pick S809, serial #488, this illusive note issued by the national bank of Colombia bears a central vignette portrait of George Washington, with a More ...

Rare and Unusual Enamel Memento Mori Ring

Rare and Unusual Enamel Memento Mori Ring

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Rare and Unusual Enamel Memento Mori Ring, 18th century, the optical illusion depicting two children in a background that forms a skull, 18.00 mm, size 6 1/2. Lots 1- 96 are from the More ...

Coke, Henry J. (1827-1916) A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California.

Coke, Henry J. (1827-1916) A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$185$150

Coke, Henry J. (1827-1916) A Ride Over the Rocky Mountains to Oregon and California. London: Bentley, 1852. First edition, portrait frontispiece, bound in half green morocco, marbled paper boards, 8 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 ...

Diehl, Charles (1859-1944) illus. Manuel Orazi (1860-1934) Theodora Imperatrice de Byzance.

Diehl, Charles (1859-1944) illus. Manuel Orazi (1860-1934) Theodora Imperatrice de Byzance.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$861$700

Diehl, Charles (1859-1944) illus. Manuel Orazi (1860-1934) Theodora Imperatrice de Byzance. Paris: Piazza, [1904]. Limited edition, copy number 116 of 300 printed on velin a la cuve, text printed More ...

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow  , Signed Limited Edition.

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Irving, Washington (1783-1859) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Signed Limited Edition. Philadelphia: David McKay Co., [1928]. Large quarto, copy number 55 of 125 More ...

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) illus. Rockwell Kent (1882-1971) Moby Dick  , First Trade Edition with Dust Jacket.

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) illus. Rockwell Kent (1882-1971) Moby Dick , First Trade Edition with Dust Jacket.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$400$325

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) illus. Rockwell Kent (1882-1971) Moby Dick, First Trade Edition with Dust Jacket. New York: Random House, 1930. Octavo, publisher's black cloth boards stamped in silver, More ...

Rossetti, Christina (1830-1894) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) Goblin Market  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rossetti, Christina (1830-1894) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) Goblin Market , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$338$275

Rossetti, Christina (1830-1894) illus. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) Goblin Market, Signed Limited Edition. London: Harrap, [1933]. Octavo, copy number 349 of 400 copies printed, signed by Rackham on More ...

Sansom, William (1912-1976) illus. Lucian Freud (1922-2011) The Equilibriad  , Signed Limited Edition.

Sansom, William (1912-1976) illus. Lucian Freud (1922-2011) The Equilibriad , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$185$150

Sansom, William (1912-1976) illus. Lucian Freud (1922-2011) The Equilibriad, Signed Limited Edition. London: Hogarth Press, 1948. First edition, copy number 80 of 750, signed by Sansom on limitation More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Romeo e Giulietta  , Signed by Dali.

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Romeo e Giulietta , Signed by Dali.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Romeo e Giulietta, Signed by Dali. Milan: Rizzoli Editore, [1975]. Large folio, illustrated with ten color lithographs printed on More ...

Kenneth Josephson (American, b. 1932)      New York State

Kenneth Josephson (American, b. 1932) New York State

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Kenneth Josephson (American, b. 1932) New York State, 1970. Titled, dated, signed, and inscribed "...Kenneth Josephson/Vintage print" with additional pencil annotations on the verso. Gelatin More ...

18kt Gold, Steel, and Onyx "Optical Illusion" Ring, Bulgari

18kt Gold, Steel, and Onyx "Optical Illusion" Ring, Bulgari

Auction:
3136T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2018
Lot:
1338
Sold for:
$615$500

18kt Gold, Steel, and Onyx "Optical Illusion" Ring, Bulgari, with spinning top, signed, size 7 1/4. More ...

Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955)      Red Smoker

Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955) Red Smoker

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$615$500

Aaron Fink (American, b. 1955) Red Smoker Signed and dated "AARON/FINK/1986" on the reverse, titled on a label from The Alpha Gallery, Boston, affixed to the back of the frame. Oil on linen, More ...

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007)      The Forest Trembles after Dark

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007) The Forest Trembles after Dark

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$338$275

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007) The Forest Trembles after Dark, 1981, edition of 100. Signed and dated "Kemble..." in colored pencil u.r., numbered and titled "14/100..." in colored pencil More ...

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007)      Turn of the Tide

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007) Turn of the Tide

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$461$375

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007) Turn of the Tide, 1983, artist's proof outside the edition of 100. Signed and dated "Kemble..." in pencil l.r., numbered and titled "AP I/X..." in pencil More ...

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007)      Maushop

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007) Maushop

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$246$200

Richard Kemble (American, 1932-2007) Maushop, 1980, edition of 100. Signed and dated "Kemble..." in pencil l.r., numbered and titled "79/100..." in pencil l.l. Color woodcut on Japanese paper, More ...

Fernand Le Quesne (French, 1856-1918)      Lady Liberty Leading the Way: An Allegory, France and the United States

Fernand Le Quesne (French, 1856-1918) Lady Liberty Leading the Way: An Allegory, France and the United States

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Fernand Le Quesne (French, 1856-1918) Lady Liberty Leading the Way: An Allegory, France and the United States Signed "F. Le Quesne" l.r., identified on an auction label and on an exhibition More ...

French Tapestry Titled Illusions Chimeres

French Tapestry Titled Illusions Chimeres

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1632
Sold for:
$615$500

French Tapestry Titled Illusions Chimeres, 20th century, signed "CHOTIAU PINXT" l.r. and "Lu Rx Texuit" l.l., featuring nude men and women on a boat within a vibrant floral border, 79 x 90 in. More ...

Arthur Bowen Davies (American, 1862-1928)      Mirror of Illusion

Arthur Bowen Davies (American, 1862-1928) Mirror of Illusion

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1142
Unsold
 

Arthur Bowen Davies (American, 1862-1928) Mirror of Illusion, 1916, second state of two (Czestochowski, 31). Signed "Arthur B. Davies Per V.M.D." (by his wife, Virginia) in pencil l.r. Drypoint, More ...

Johann Mari Henri ten Kate (Dutch, 1831-1910)    November Day  /Landscape with Rabbits and Hunter in the Distance

Johann Mari Henri ten Kate (Dutch, 1831-1910) November Day /Landscape with Rabbits and Hunter in the Distance

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$523$425

Johann Mari Henri ten Kate (Dutch, 1831-1910) November Day/Landscape with Rabbits and Hunter in the Distance. Signed and dated "J. ten Kate f./856"l.l., titled on the mat. Watercolor on paper, More ...

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916)      Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale) Signed "Wm M Chase" l.l., faint second signature c.l., identified on labels from Spanierman Gallery, New York, More ...

Frederick Hart (American, 1943-1999)      Firebird

Frederick Hart (American, 1943-1999) Firebird

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Frederick Hart (American, 1943-1999) Firebird Signed "Hart" and inscribed "© 1987 F.H./219/350/ CA.i." on the l.l. side. Clear acrylic resin, height 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm), including clear More ...

Marion Huse (American, 1896-1967)      Night Flowers

Marion Huse (American, 1896-1967) Night Flowers

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$221$180

Marion Huse (American, 1896-1967) Night Flowers. Signed and dated "Marion Huse '46" l.l. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Minor surface grime. Exhibitions: Marion Huse, An More ...

Ronald Evans (American, 1933-1990)

Ronald Evans (American, 1933-1990)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$369$300

Ronald Evans (American, 1933-1990) Crescent Earth setting over the dark side of the Moon, Apollo 17, December 1972. NASA Goddard caption on the verso. Vintage chromogenic print on resin-coated More ...

19th Century Zoetrope Wheel of Life

19th Century Zoetrope Wheel of Life

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$615$500

19th Century Zoetrope Wheel of Life, 11-in. dia. green-painted slotted iron cylinder rests on top of the turned mahogany base, with twenty-five paper reels, mostly of animals and acrobats, ht. 15 More ...

Marshall Johnson Jr. (American, 1850-1921)      On the Hudson River, New York

Marshall Johnson Jr. (American, 1850-1921) On the Hudson River, New York

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Marshall Johnson Jr. (American, 1850-1921) On the Hudson River, New York Signed and dated "M JOHNSON Jr./86" l.l., identified on a typed label affixed to the frame backing. Oil on canvas, 10 More ...

French Tapestry Titled Illusions Chimeres

French Tapestry Titled Illusions Chimeres

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
797
Unsold
 

French Tapestry Titled Illusions Chimeres, 20th century, signed "CHOTIAU PINXT" l.r. and "Lu Rx Texuit" l.l., featuring nude men and women on a boat within a vibrant floral border, 79 x 90 in. More ...

Théo van Rysselberghe (Belgian, 1862-1926)    Orientale de profil, debout

Théo van Rysselberghe (Belgian, 1862-1926) Orientale de profil, debout

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1163
Sold for:
$584$475

Théo van Rysselberghe (Belgian, 1862-1926) Orientale de profil, debout, alternatively titled Paysanne, Mediterranean. Stamped "ATELIER/VAN RYSSELBERGHE" l.l., identified and dated "...c. 1894" More ...

18kt Gold "Houdini" Bracelet, AGA Correa & Son

18kt Gold "Houdini" Bracelet, AGA Correa & Son

Auction:
3037T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 20, 2017
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$1,169$950

18kt Gold "Houdini" Bracelet, AGA Correa & Son, interior cir. 7 1/4 in., signed, together with an 18kt gold bracelet, lg. 7 in., 26.1 dwt. More ...

De Scott Evans (American, 1847-1898)      A New Variety, Try One  /A Trompe l'Oeil Still Life with Almonds

De Scott Evans (American, 1847-1898) A New Variety, Try One /A Trompe l'Oeil Still Life with Almonds

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

De Scott Evans (American, 1847-1898) A New Variety, Try One/A Trompe l'Oeil Still Life with Almonds Signed with the pseudonym "S.S. David" l.r., inscribed "A New Variety/Try One" within the More ...