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Casas, Bartolome de las (1474-1566) An Account of the First Voyages and Discoveries Made by the Spaniards in America.

Casas, Bartolome de las (1474-1566) An Account of the First Voyages and Discoveries Made by the Spaniards in America.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Casas, Bartolome de las (1474-1566) An Account of the First Voyages and Discoveries Made by the Spaniards in America. London: by J. Darby for D. Brown, J. Harris, and Andr. Bell, 1699. Octavo, More ...

Four Framed Lithographs from The History of Indian Tribes of North America

Four Framed Lithographs from The History of Indian Tribes of North America

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1234
Unsold
 

Four Framed Lithographs from The History of Indian Tribes of North America, after J.T. Bowen, octavo edition, A Winnebago Warrior; An Omakas Chief; A Chippeway Warrior; and Mistippee, each framed More ...

Adam Leontus (Haitian, 1928-1986)      Bathers

Adam Leontus (Haitian, 1928-1986) Bathers

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1390
Sold for:
$185$150

Adam Leontus (Haitian, 1928-1986) Bathers. Signed "ADAM LEONtUS" l.r. Oil on Masonite, 16 x 48 in., framed (under glass). Condition: Not examined out of frame. More ...

20th Century Haitian School   Oil on Canvas Depicting Women with Fruit

20th Century Haitian School Oil on Canvas Depicting Women with Fruit

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1129
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20th Century Haitian School Oil on Canvas Depicting Women with Fruit, signed lower right, 24 x 20 in. More ...

Two Polychrome Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Two Polychrome Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2021
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Polychrome Pre-Columbian Pottery Vessels, a beaker form with two stylized human figures, and a Huari vessel with painted faces and a small animal, (repair), ht. to 6 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Quimbaya Retablo Figure

Quimbaya Retablo Figure

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2032
Sold for:
$209$170

Quimbaya Retablo Figure, (repairs), ht. 7 in. Tribal Art More ...

Manno Paul (Haitian, 20th Century)      Boy with Donkey

Manno Paul (Haitian, 20th Century) Boy with Donkey

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$123$100

Manno Paul (Haitian, 20th Century) Boy with Donkey. Signed "MANNOT/PAUL" l.r. Oil on panel, 15 x 10 in., framed. Condition: Scattered small abrasions. More ...

The Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America 1820.

The Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America 1820.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1423
Sold for:
$160$130

The Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America 1820. Boston: Wells & Lilly for Charles Ewer, 1820. First edition, octavo, compiled by Lyman Spalding (1775-1821), Charles Ewer, and Timothy More ...

Two Inuit Woven Basketry Items.     Estimate $20-200

Two Inuit Woven Basketry Items. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3008T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 26, 2017
Lot:
1241
Sold for:
$148$120

Two Inuit Woven Basketry Items. More ...

Two Inuit Woven Basketry Items.     Estimate $20-200

Two Inuit Woven Basketry Items. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
1791
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Two Inuit Woven Basketry Items. More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$308$250

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-five Volumes. William H. Prescott's Works, Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1882, fifteen octavo volumes, bound in half leather, t.e.g.; [and] George Eliot's Works, New More ...

The Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America 1820.

The Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America 1820.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
388
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The Pharmacopoeia of the United States of America 1820. Boston: Wells & Lilly for Charles Ewer, 1820. First edition, octavo, compiled by Lyman Spalding (1775-1821), Charles Ewer, and Timothy More ...

Carved Coconut Shell

Carved Coconut Shell

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$185$150

Carved Coconut Shell, America, 19th century, with incised carving throughout depicting a sailing vessel, a bottle, a goblet, meandering vine and geometric motifs surrounding the name "H. WOODGATE," More ...

Paper Love Token and Calligraphic Dove

Paper Love Token and Calligraphic Dove

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$246$200

Paper Love Token and Calligraphic Dove, America, 19th century, the heart-shaped paper love token with verse made by Betsy Converse for Aaron Hammond, mounted on red cotton cloth and in a gilt molded More ...

Haitian School, 20th Century      Les Yeux Clairs

Haitian School, 20th Century Les Yeux Clairs

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1197
Sold for:
$185$150

Haitian School, 20th Century Les Yeux Clairs. Signed "G. BEAUFRAND" l.l., titled on the reverse. Oil on Masonite, 30 x 20 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime and accretions. More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Douglasses Spermophile  , Plate XLIX.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Douglasses Spermophile , Plate XLIX.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$98$80

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Douglasses Spermophile, Plate XLIX. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1839-1844. Hand-colored lithograph, imperial folio, More ...

Large Oil on Canvas "TONSORIAL PARLORS" Advertising Sign

Large Oil on Canvas "TONSORIAL PARLORS" Advertising Sign

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
688
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Large Oil on Canvas "TONSORIAL PARLORS" Advertising Sign, John Raymond, America, late 19th century, designed as a triptych, the central section lettered with the business name and showing a child More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Douglasses Spermophile  , Plate XLIX.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Douglasses Spermophile , Plate XLIX.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
332
Unsold
 

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Douglasses Spermophile, Plate XLIX. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1839-1844. Hand-colored lithograph, imperial folio, More ...

Tartary: China, Japan, and the West Coast of North America.   Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus

Tartary: China, Japan, and the West Coast of North America. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Tartary: China, Japan, and the West Coast of North America. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni Typus. [from] Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Antwerp, [c. 1600]. Copper-plate More ...

Painted Panel Depicting Psalm 127:1

Painted Panel Depicting Psalm 127:1

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$240$200

Painted Panel Depicting Psalm 127:1, America, dated "August 16th A.D. 1857," rectangular panel with applied molding, with black lettering on a cream-colored ground with the psalm painted in Latin More ...

Francisco Zuniga (Mexican, 1913-1998)      Dos Mujeres con Rebozos

Francisco Zuniga (Mexican, 1913-1998) Dos Mujeres con Rebozos

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 14, 2012
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$300$250

Francisco Zuniga (Mexican, 1913-1998) Dos Mujeres con Rebozos. Signed and dated "Zuniga 1973" l.r., inscribed "To Ernest F. de Soto" l.l. Color lithograph, sheet size 23 x 30 in., unframed. More ...

Men's Panama Straw Hat in Original Box

Men's Panama Straw Hat in Original Box

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2012
Lot:
658
Sold for:
$178$150

Men's Panama Straw Hat in Original Box, finely woven straw hat with black ribbon band, labeled "The Longworth Originated & Designed in Long's Style Studio," box labeled "Gothdale, Franklin Simon & More ...

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$539,500$475,000

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880) Study for The Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, dia. 35 1/4 in., in a molded More ...

(Maps and Charts, North America), Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598)

(Maps and Charts, North America), Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
854
Sold for:
$1,126$950

(Maps and Charts, North America), Ortelius, Abraham (1527-1598), Culiacanae, Americae regionis, descriptio; Hispaniolae, Cubae, Aliarumque Insularum Circumiacientium, [Antwerp, 1592], folio with More ...

Rosenthal Audubon Porcelain Least Bittern Platter

Rosenthal Audubon Porcelain Least Bittern Platter

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2011
Lot:
643
Sold for:
$59$50

Rosenthal Audubon Porcelain Least Bittern Platter, from Birds of America, species identified in Latin and German on the reverse, lg. 15, wd. 11 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Figure

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Figure

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Figure, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., the flat light green jade standing form with hands to the chest and stylized bird feet, string saw work, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
40
Unsold
 

Two Pre-Columbian Carved Jade Bird Pendants, Costa Rica, Nicoya, c. 500-800 A.D., both light green celt forms and pierced for suspension, ht. to 2 1/2 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Silver Couple

Pre-Columbian Silver Couple

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
174
Sold for:
$889$750

Pre-Columbian Silver Couple, Peru, Inca, c. 1350-1400 A.D., the matching solid silver male and female figures both standing and with hands to the torso, ht. 3 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Carved Bone Spoon

Pre-Columbian Carved Bone Spoon

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$770$650

Pre-Columbian Carved Bone Spoon, Peru, Moche, c. 200-400 A.D., with human head finial and incised symbolic designs on the back, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Pair of 12-inch Regency Library Globes by Newton, the terrestrial with circular cartouche (part of text missing) Newton's New and Improved Terrestrial Globe, On Which the Most Recent Discoveries Are More ...