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Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam  , Limited Edition.

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam , Limited Edition.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$37$30

Edward Fitzgerald's Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Limited Edition. [Worcester: Commonwealth Press], Privately Printed, [1907]. One of 95 copies printed on Japan paper with an additional portrait of the More ...

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898) Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898) Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1469
Sold for:
$185$150

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898) Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There. Boston: Lee and Shepard; New York: Lee, Shepard, and Dillingham, 1872. First edition, first printing with "wade" for More ...

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
741
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Large Ann Plato Needlework Picture of a House, Garden, and Flowers, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1830-40, depicting a central white clapboard two-story house with flower garden and picket fence in the More ...

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise, David Auger, Newfane, Vermont, mid-19th century, a central spreadwing eagle flanked by a sailing ship and building above seven lines of verse, an image of More ...

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$25$20

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, October 1903, G.P. Putnam's Sons. More ...

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Di

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Campion, Edmund, Saint (1540-1581) Two Histories of Ireland. The One Written by Edmund Campion, the other by Meredith Hanmer, Dr. of Divinity. Dublin: Printed by the Society of Stationers, 1633. More ...

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches o

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches o

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Colonne, Guido delle (c. 1287) The Life and Death of Hector. One, and the First of the Most Puissant, Valiant, and Renowned Monarches of the World, Called the Nyne Worthies. London: Thomas Purfoot, More ...

Donne, John (1572-1631) Pseudo-Martyr.

Donne, John (1572-1631) Pseudo-Martyr.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$21,525$17,500

Donne, John (1572-1631) Pseudo-Martyr. London: Printed by W[illiam] Stansby for Walter Burre, 1610. First edition, quarto, the H. Bradley Martin copy, with book tickets and plates of Harold More ...

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis. London: Imprinted in Fletestreete by Thomas Berthelette, the XII daie of Marche, 1554. Folio, third edition, title printed within woodcut More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
116
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Milton, John (1608-1674) Of Reformation Touching Church-Discipline in England: and the Causes that hitherto have hindred it. London: Printed for Thomas Underhill, 1641. First edition of Milton's More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Milton, John (1608-1674) Paradise Lost. A Poem in Ten Books. London: Printed by S. Simmons, and are to be sold by T. Helder at the Angel in Little Brittain, 1669. First edition, seventh title page More ...

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966)      Photographs  /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1028
Unsold
 

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs/A Portfolio of Ten Works, 1908-17, printed in 1977 by Michaela Allan Murphy, published by the International Museum of Photography at George More ...

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977)      Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1035
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Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg and Unidentified Man. The latter signed "Kay Bell" in pencil l.r. Gelatin silver prints, image sizes to 13 1/8 x 10 1/4 in., More ...

Selection of 18th and 19th Century Titles

Selection of 18th and 19th Century Titles

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2051
Sold for:
$197$160

Selection of 18th and 19th Century Titles, including Horace Walpole's Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of King Richard the Third, second edition, Horae Juridicae Subsecivae: The Grecian, Roman, More ...

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1101
Sold for:
$123$100

Bibliography, Facsimiles of Fine Books, and Others, Four Titles in Four Volumes. Including: Parnassus Biceps, London: Etchells & Macdonald, 1927, limited edition, copy number 5 of 66 printed on More ...

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) A New Song  , Signed Copy.

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) A New Song , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1179
Sold for:
$185$150

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) A New Song, Signed Copy. New York: International Workers Order, 1938. First edition, signed by Hughes on title page, introduction by Mike Gold, illustrated limp covers More ...

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow  , Signed and Inscribed.

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow , Signed and Inscribed.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1180
Unsold
 

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow, Signed and Inscribed. New York: Musette Publishers, [1943.] Octavo, inscribed to Skidmore College President Joseph C. Palamountain Jr. in blue ink, limp More ...

Latin Classics, Four Titles in Four Volumes: 1578-1647.

Latin Classics, Four Titles in Four Volumes: 1578-1647.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$584$475

Latin Classics, Four Titles in Four Volumes: 1578-1647. Including: Ovid's Heroidum Epistolae, Antwerp: Plantin, 1578, small octavo, woodcut compartment title page, some contemporary notes, in full More ...

Petrarca, Francesco (1304-1374) Il Petrarcha con la Spositione di M. Giovanni Andrea Gesualdo.

Petrarca, Francesco (1304-1374) Il Petrarcha con la Spositione di M. Giovanni Andrea Gesualdo.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$523$425

Petrarca, Francesco (1304-1374) Il Petrarcha con la Spositione di M. Giovanni Andrea Gesualdo. Venice: Giglio, 1553. Quarto, two titles printed within the same elaborate woodcut (second title for More ...

von Wright, Magnus (1805-1868); Wilhelm von Wright (1810-1887); and Ferdinand von Wright (1822-1906) Svenska Faglar.

von Wright, Magnus (1805-1868); Wilhelm von Wright (1810-1887); and Ferdinand von Wright (1822-1906) Svenska Faglar.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1291
Unsold
 

von Wright, Magnus (1805-1868); Wilhelm von Wright (1810-1887); and Ferdinand von Wright (1822-1906) Svenska Faglar. Stockholm: Forlaget Svenska Faglar, [1927-1929]. Limited edition, copy number More ...

Lord Alfred Tennyson's The Lady of Shalott   and Andrew Lang's Johnny Nut and the Golden Goose  .

Lord Alfred Tennyson's The Lady of Shalott and Andrew Lang's Johnny Nut and the Golden Goose .

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$62$50

Lord Alfred Tennyson's The Lady of Shalott and Andrew Lang's Johnny Nut and the Golden Goose. More ...

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1242
Unsold
 

Two Volumes of Elisabeth Cary's Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, October 1903, G.P. Putnam's Sons. More ...

Opus One 1996, 6 bottles

Opus One 1996, 6 bottles

Auction:
3096T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 17, 2018
Lot:
1488
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Opus One 1996 Napa u: four into neck, two bottom neck 6 bottles More ...

Mark Holland Carved and Painted Pair of Geese and Three Ducks

Mark Holland Carved and Painted Pair of Geese and Three Ducks

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1129
Sold for:
$277$225

Mark Holland Carved and Painted Pair of Geese and Three Ducks, Brewster, Massachusetts, 1970s, the geese mounted on a driftwood base, each signed and dated on the bottom, ht. to 9 in. More ...

Elias Mora 2001, 5 bottles (oc)

Elias Mora 2001, 5 bottles (oc)

Auction:
3078B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
370
Sold for:
$215$175

Elias Mora 2001 Toro 5 bottles (oc) More ...

Cloisonne Dish

Cloisonne Dish

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$135$110

Cloisonne Dish, China, 20th century, depicting two geese amongst reeds and flowers, dia. 12 in. More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
41A
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled, from the suite Santa Claus by e.e. cummings, 1974, edition of 175, printed by Arte, Paris, published by Editions de L'Herne, Paris. Signed More ...

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971)      Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971) Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Diane Arbus (American, 1923-1971) Portrait of Hope Greer Eisenman, c. 1943-44. Unsigned. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet size 4 9/16 x 6 11/16 in. (11.4 x 16.8 cm), matted, unframed. More ...

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966)      Photographs  /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
130
Unsold
 

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs/A Portfolio of Ten Works, 1908-17, printed in 1977 by Michaela Allan Murphy, published by the International Museum of Photography at George More ...