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Capen, Elwin A. (1857-1904) Oology of New England.

Capen, Elwin A. (1857-1904) Oology of New England.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$369$300

Capen, Elwin A. (1857-1904) Oology of New England. Boston: Mudge & Son, 1886. Folio, first edition in book form (a portion of the text originally published as an article in The Auk, vol. 3, no. 3) More ...

Continental School, 18th Century      Lot of Two Framed Ornithological Illustrations from Histoire Naturelle

Continental School, 18th Century Lot of Two Framed Ornithological Illustrations from Histoire Naturelle

Auction:
2579B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 14, 2012
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$385$325

Continental School, 18th Century Lot of Two Framed Ornithological Illustrations from Histoire Naturelle: Plates XXXIX and XLVI Signed "F. Rizzi s." and "AB s." respectively. Engravings on More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
618
Sold for:
$415$350

(Ornithology), Morris, Francis Orpen (1810-1893), A History of British Birds, London: George Bell and Sons, 1870, "second edition," in six volumes, gilt pictorial cloth, with hand-colored plates, More ...

Yellow Molded Vase

Yellow Molded Vase

Auction:
2549B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 04, 2011
Lot:
1493
Sold for:
$889$750

Yellow Molded Vase, China, 19th century, the heavily-potted vase elaborately molded with a panel enclosing birds and flowers to each side, on a ground of clouds interspersed with auspicious symbols, More ...

Hexagonal Vase

Hexagonal Vase

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 03, 2010
Lot:
641
Sold for:
$237$200

Hexagonal Vase, China, 19th century, each facet painted in aubergine enamel with prunus branches, reserved on an egg-yolk yellow ground, with "Holzapfel Collection" old label to the base, ht. 7 1/4 More ...

Two Framed J. Bowen Hand-colored Ornithological Prints and a Hand-colored Botanical   Print

Two Framed J. Bowen Hand-colored Ornithological Prints and a Hand-colored Botanical Print

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 22, 2010
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$119$100

Two Framed J. Bowen Hand-colored Ornithological Prints and a Hand-colored Botanical Print, the former after Audubon. More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$59$50

(Ornithology), Storia Naturale, Naples, 1778, Volume V only, with eleven engraved bird plates, full vellum, 8vo, (worming, spotting, soiling, starting). More ...

Five Hand-colored Ornithological Prints by Francois-Nicholas Martinet

Five Hand-colored Ornithological Prints by Francois-Nicholas Martinet

Auction:
2490
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2010
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$119$100

Five Hand-colored Ornithological Prints by Francois-Nicholas Martinet, early 19th century, taken from Buffon's Histoire Naturelle, folio, unframed, each 18 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
502
Sold for:
$59$50

(Ornithology), Morris, Francis Orpen (1810-1893), A Natural History of the Nests and Eggs of British Birds, London: John C. Nimmo, 1896, in three volumes, with 248 color plates, gilt pictorial More ...

(Ornithological), Selby, Prideaux John

(Ornithological), Selby, Prideaux John

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$356$300

(Ornithological), Selby, Prideaux John, Common Shell-drake, plate XLVIII from Illustrations of British Ornithology, Edinburgh, [1819]-34, engraving with hand-coloring, folio, sight size 21 1/2 x 26 More ...

Peking Glass Vase

Peking Glass Vase

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2009
Lot:
675
Sold for:
$948$800

Peking Glass Vase, China, 18th century, egg yolk yellow color, Cha Tou, ht. 5, dia. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Yellow Porcelain Cup

Yellow Porcelain Cup

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
1005
Sold for:
$119$100

Yellow Porcelain Cup, China, 19th century, egg yolk yellow color, engraved with dragons and clouds, dia. 3 1/2 in. More ...

(Ornithology), Mann, James

(Ornithology), Mann, James

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$6$5

(Ornithology), Mann, James, The American Bird-Keepers Manual... Management of American and Foreign Singing Birds, Boston, 1848, original stamped cloth. More ...

(Ornithology), Mann, James

(Ornithology), Mann, James

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2008
Lot:
399
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(Ornithology), Mann, James, The American Bird-Keepers Manual... Management of American and Foreign Singing Birds, Boston, 1848, original stamped cloth. More ...

Set of Eight Framed Eighteenth Century Hand Colored Ornithological Prints

Set of Eight Framed Eighteenth Century Hand Colored Ornithological Prints

Auction:
2394
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2008
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Set of Eight Framed Eighteenth Century Hand Colored Ornithological Prints, from Francois Nicolas Martinet's book Histoire des oiseaux, peints dans tous leurs aspects . . . ., in white painted More ...

Set of Six Framed French Eighteenth Century Hand Colored Ornithological Prints

Set of Six Framed French Eighteenth Century Hand Colored Ornithological Prints

Auction:
2394
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2008
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$830$700

Set of Six Framed French Eighteenth Century Hand Colored Ornithological Prints, from Francois Nicolas Martinet's book Histoire des oiseaux, peints dans tous leurs aspects . . . ., matted, in thin More ...

Gentry, Thomas George (1843-1905)

Gentry, Thomas George (1843-1905)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
564
Sold for:
$588$500

Gentry, Thomas George (1843-1905), Nests and Eggs of Birds of the United States, Philadelphia: J.A. Wagenseller, 1882, with colored title and fifty plates, later cloth, 4to, (tissues toned and with More ...

(Oology)

(Oology)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
595
Sold for:
$59$50

(Oology), Capen, Elwin A., Oology of New England . . ., Boston: W.B. Clarke Company, 1908, cloth, 4to, (extremity wear, starting, Plate VI with small tear to bottom, minor toning and spotting, More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$94$80

(Ornithology), Blakston, W. A., et al., The Illustrated Book of Canaries and Cage-birds, British and Foreign, London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., [1877-80], later cloth, folio, (p. 21 torn, More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
600
Sold for:
$353$300

(Ornithology), Maynard, Charles Johnson (1845-1929), The Birds of Eastern North America, Newtonville: C.J. Maynard & Co., 1881, one volume, with thirty-two plates, later cloth, 4to, toning, losses More ...

(Ornithology)

(Ornithology)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$206$175

(Ornithology), Studer, Jacob H., The Birds of North America, New York: The Natural Science Association of America, 1903, with numerous chromolithograph plates, three quarter morocco, folio, More ...

Covered Jar

Covered Jar

Auction:
2317
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 29, 2006
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$470$400

Covered Jar, China, 19th century, baluster form with a monochrome egg yolk-yellow color, ht. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Victorian Ornithological Tableau Still Life

Victorian Ornithological Tableau Still Life

Auction:
2272
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 23, 2005
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$206$175

Victorian Ornithological Tableau Still Life, with an oriole specimen, mounted on naturalistic perch, accented with wax fruit, on ovoid ebonized base, with glass dome, ht. 13 in. More ...

Group of Ten Framed Hand-tinted French Ornithological Bookplates

Group of Ten Framed Hand-tinted French Ornithological Bookplates

Auction:
2264
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 15, 2005
Lot:
946
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Group of Ten Framed Hand-tinted French Ornithological Bookplates, by Francois Nicolas Martinet, c. 1790, each specimen titled in French below image, including shore birds, songbirds, and a raptor, More ...

Four Ornithology Titles

Four Ornithology Titles

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$118$100

Four Ornithology Titles, Forbush, Edward Howe, three titles, Portraits of New England Birds, Boston, 1932; A History of the Game Birds, Wild-Fowl and Shore Birds of Massachusetts, Boston, 1912; More ...

Set of Four Hand-tinted Ornithological Book Plates

Set of Four Hand-tinted Ornithological Book Plates

Auction:
2122
Auction:
Sale #2122 - Jan 19, 2002
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$499$425

Set of Four Hand-tinted Ornithological Book Plates, early 19th century, printed by Martinet, featuring exotic birds, French matted, giltwood frames, sight size 9 2/8 x 7 3/4, frame 18 x 14 3/4 More ...

(ORNITHOLOGY) Two Titles

(ORNITHOLOGY) Two Titles

Auction:
2109
Auction:
Sale #2109 - Nov 10, 2001
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$35$30

(ORNITHOLOGY) Two Titles, Forbush, Edward H., BIRDS OF MASSACHUSETTS AND OTHER NEW ENGLAND STATES, Massachusetts, 1925-29, three volumes, 4to, cloth; Taverner, BIRDS OF WESTERN CANADA, Ottowa, 1928, More ...