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Sadie Irvine for Newcomb College Pottery Holly Candlestick

Sadie Irvine for Newcomb College Pottery Holly Candlestick

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$492$400

Sadie Irvine for Newcomb College Pottery Holly Candlestick, New Orleans, Louisiana, early 20th century, impressed Newcomb College cipher, "232," "NP68," and artist's cipher, ht. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Henrietta Bailey for Newcomb College Pottery Vase

Henrietta Bailey for Newcomb College Pottery Vase

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Henrietta Bailey for Newcomb College Pottery Vase, New Orleans, Louisiana, early 20th century, impressed Newcomb College cipher "250," "MT56," and the artist's initials "HB," ht. 8 in. More ...

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Toms Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Toms Cabin; Autograph Letter Sig

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Stowe, Harriet Beecher (1811-1896) Uncle Tom's Cabin, First Edition in Paper Wrappers; A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin; Autograph Letter Signed, and Receipt for Enslaved People. Boston: John P. Jewett & More ...

Carved and Painted Pine Figure of an African American Man

Carved and Painted Pine Figure of an African American Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
21
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Pine Figure of an African American Man, reportedly New Orleans, early 19th century, possibly depicting a slave, with glass eyes, carved features, inlaid teeth, bracelets on his More ...

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)      Self-portrait

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Self-portrait

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Self-portrait, alternatively titled Das Ding an Sich, 1934, edition of 150 (Jones, 104). Signed "Rockwell Kent." in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. More ...

Approximately Twenty-three Obsolete Bank Notes

Approximately Twenty-three Obsolete Bank Notes

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1343
Sold for:
$160$130

Approximately Twenty-three Obsolete Bank Notes, three City of New Orleans: two $1 and a 25 cents: a State Bank of Ohio Harrison branch $1, a North Western Bank of Virginia $10, a Bank of Commerce More ...

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)      The Problem We All Live With

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) The Problem We All Live With

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1291
Sold for:
$738$600

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) The Problem We All Live With. Signed "Norman Rockwell" in pencil l.r., numbered "A.P. IX/XXXV" in pencil l.l. Color collotype on paper, image size 23 1/2 x More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Signed Carte-de-visite.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Signed Carte-de-visite.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Signed Carte-de-visite. Alexander Gardner's portrait taken August 9, 1863, the bust only from the full-length standing pose (O-75 from Lincoln in Photographs), with More ...

Mississippi River. Marie Adrien Persac (1823-1873) Norman's Chart of the Lower Mississippi River.

Mississippi River. Marie Adrien Persac (1823-1873) Norman's Chart of the Lower Mississippi River.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1358
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Mississippi River. Marie Adrien Persac (1823-1873) Norman's Chart of the Lower Mississippi River. New Orleans, Louisiana: Published by B.M. Norman, 1858. Oversized cadastral map of the lower More ...

Apollo 11, Five Photographs and Two Pieces of Ephemera.

Apollo 11, Five Photographs and Two Pieces of Ephemera.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2116
Unsold
 

Apollo 11, Five Photographs and Two Pieces of Ephemera. Color 8 x 10 in. AS11-36-5365 with red NASA lettering on and worm logo on recto showing a close-up view of the docking target on the Apollo 11 More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
3109T
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2018
Lot:
1141
Sold for:
$197$160

Violin, labeled Antonio Martello/Faubourg Saint Martin,/Paris 1898, length of back 345 mm. More ...

Rafal Olbinski (Polish/American, b. 1943)      So Long Monsieur Rousseau

Rafal Olbinski (Polish/American, b. 1943) So Long Monsieur Rousseau

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Rafal Olbinski (Polish/American, b. 1943) So Long Monsieur Rousseau Signed "Olbinski" l.l., titled on the reverse, with a label from Nahan Galleries, New Orleans and New York, affixed to the More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)       House in the Negro Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) House in the Negro Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
68
Unsold
 

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) House in the Negro Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1936, printed later. Lunn Gallery stamp on the verso. Gelatin silver print, image size 7 5/8 x 5 3/4 in. More ...

The Daily Picayune

The Daily Picayune

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$461$375

The Daily Picayune, November 6, 1847, New Orleans, front page includes advertisements for slaves, unframed. More ...

Eleanor Harrington (American, 1904-1992)   Oil on Canvas Depicting an African American Cowboy with Red Shirt

Eleanor Harrington (American, 1904-1992) Oil on Canvas Depicting an African American Cowboy with Red Shirt

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$123$100

Eleanor Harrington (American, 1904-1992) Oil on Canvas Depicting an African American Cowboy with Red Shirt, 24 x 16 in., (stretcher and canvas detached from frame; scattered losses with the largest More ...

1846 U.S. Treasury Department Coast Survey and 1861 U.S. Mint Oath of Allegiance Bronze Medals.     Estimate $40-60

1846 U.S. Treasury Department Coast Survey and 1861 U.S. Mint Oath of Allegiance Bronze Medals. Estimate $40-60

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1278
Sold for:
$74$60

1846 U.S. Treasury Department Coast Survey and 1861 U.S. Mint Oath of Allegiance Bronze Medals. More ...

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955)      Pastoral

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955) Pastoral

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1284
Sold for:
$160$130

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955) Pastoral. Signed and dated "jBishop 2003" l.r., titled on a label from Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, affixed to the frame backing. Oil on panel, sight More ...

Two American Silver Cups

Two American Silver Cups

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$615$500

Two American Silver Cups, a Gale & Hayden cup, New York, c. 1845, with an engraved presentation inscription, ht. 3 1/4, and a Meville & Co. cup, New York/New Orleans, c. 1850, with chased farmhouse More ...

American School, 20th Century       Bark Justina Sopfia off coast of New Orleans  .

American School, 20th Century Bark Justina Sopfia off coast of New Orleans .

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1524
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

American School, 20th Century Bark Justina Sopfia off coast of New Orleans. Unsigned, titled l.c. Oil on canvas, 12 1/2 x 16 in., framed. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Free Franked Postmarked Envelope with Seal, 8 June 1788.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Free Franked Postmarked Envelope with Seal, 8 June 1788.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Washington, George (1732-1799) Free Franked Postmarked Envelope with Seal, 8 June 1788. Laid paper envelope addressed in Washington's hand to Oliver Pollock of Philadelphia, postmarked "ALEX, JUNE More ...

Large George Alexander Ceramic Architectural Element

Large George Alexander Ceramic Architectural Element

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1232
Sold for:
$338$275

Large George Alexander Ceramic Architectural Element, New Orleans, 2000, fruits, vegetables, and floriforms in relief on green and blue glazed ground with eggplant border, mounted in metal frame, More ...

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955)      Pastoral

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955) Pastoral

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1323
Unsold
 

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955) Pastoral. Signed and dated "jBishop 2003" l.r., titled on a label from Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, affixed to the frame backing. Oil on panel, sight More ...

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Taken by a Camera Aboard the Apollo 6 Spacecraft Orbital panorama taken 150 miles above the Earth over Central Africa, Apollo 6, April 1968. Numbered 'MSC AS6-2-1007' (NASA MSC) in red on the More ...

Thomas Griswold & Company Sword Presented to Captain J.F. Girault, and Pen and Ink Depiction of the Sword

Thomas Griswold & Company Sword Presented to Captain J.F. Girault, and Pen and Ink Depiction of the Sword

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Thomas Griswold & Company Sword Presented to Captain J.F. Girault, and Pen and Ink Depiction of the Sword, c. 1861, silver-plated brass hilt, knuckle bow is three twisted snakes with the head as the More ...

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955)      Pastoral

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955) Pastoral

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
385
Unsold
 

Jacqueline Bishop (American, b. 1955) Pastoral. Signed and dated "jBishop 2003" l.r., titled on a label from Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, affixed to the frame backing. Oil on panel, sight More ...

113 Silver Half Dollars

113 Silver Half Dollars

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$677$550

113 Silver Half Dollars, including an 1855-O seated Liberty and a 1908-O Barber. More ...

1846 U.S. Treasury Department Coast Survey and 1861 U.S. Mint Oath of Allegiance Bronze Medals.     Estimate $40-60

1846 U.S. Treasury Department Coast Survey and 1861 U.S. Mint Oath of Allegiance Bronze Medals. Estimate $40-60

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1885
Unsold
 

1846 U.S. Treasury Department Coast Survey and 1861 U.S. Mint Oath of Allegiance Bronze Medals. More ...

Large George Alexander Ceramic Architectural Element

Large George Alexander Ceramic Architectural Element

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1597
Unsold
 

Large George Alexander Ceramic Architectural Element, New Orleans, 2000, fruits, vegetables, and floriforms in relief on green and blue glazed ground with eggplant border, mounted in metal frame, More ...

Richard Hoffman (American, d. 1965)      New Orleans Side Street

Richard Hoffman (American, d. 1965) New Orleans Side Street

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1345
Sold for:
$135$110

Richard Hoffman (American, d. 1965) New Orleans Side Street. Signed and dated "RICHARD HOFFMAN/55" l.r. Watercolor on paper, sight size 13 7/8 x 18 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Foxing, minor More ...

Robert Wilton Lockwood (American, 1861-1914)    Tonal Portrait of a Woman

Robert Wilton Lockwood (American, 1861-1914) Tonal Portrait of a Woman

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1393
Sold for:
$584$475

Robert Wilton Lockwood (American, 1861-1914) Tonal Portrait of a Woman. Unsigned, marked "742" on a paper presentation plaque affixed to the front of the frame. Oil on canvas, 30 1/2 x 29 5/8 More ...