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Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamation. The Frailty of Human Nature, the Wants of Individuals, and More ...

Winthrop, John (1588-1649) Three Pamphlet Essays on Astronomical Events.

Winthrop, John (1588-1649) Three Pamphlet Essays on Astronomical Events.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$431$350

Winthrop, John (1588-1649) Three Pamphlet Essays on Astronomical Events. Including: Winthrop's The Lectures on Comets, Read in the Chapel of Harvard-College, Boston: Green & Russell, 1759, octavo, More ...

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c.

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

A Necessary Doctrine and Erudicion for Any Chrysten Man, set furth by the Kynges Maiestye of England. &c. [London: Imprinted in Fletestrete by Thomas Berthelet, printer to the kynges hyghnes, the More ...

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished. London: Printed by A. Islip for Iohn Iaggard, 1602. First edition in English; rare, five U.S. More ...

Burke, Edmund (1729-1797) Seven Titles.

Burke, Edmund (1729-1797) Seven Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$369$300

Burke, Edmund (1729-1797) Seven Titles. Including: Mr. Burke's Speech on the 1st December 1783, Dublin: White, 1784; Articles of Charge of High Crimes and Misdemeanors against Warren Hastings, More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-two Volumes, Groups of Sets and Single Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-two Volumes, Groups of Sets and Single Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$369$300

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Thirty-two Volumes, Groups of Sets and Single Volumes. Including a set of the Works of Longfellow and Edmund Burke, and others, small format. (32) More ...

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Thucydides (c. 460 B.C.-c. 400 B.C.) trans. Thomas Hobbes (1588-1679) Eight Bookes of the Peloponnesian Warre. London: Seile, 1629. First edition of Hobbes' translation, his first book, and the More ...

Wright, Henry Clarke (1797-1870) The Employers of Dick Crowninshield, the Assassin, and the Employers of Zachary Taylor, the Soldier: t

Wright, Henry Clarke (1797-1870) The Employers of Dick Crowninshield, the Assassin, and the Employers of Zachary Taylor, the Soldier: t

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1455
Sold for:
$369$300

Wright, Henry Clarke (1797-1870) The Employers of Dick Crowninshield, the Assassin, and the Employers of Zachary Taylor, the Soldier: the Difference. Hopedale, Massachusetts: Non-Resistant and More ...

Federal-style Gray-painted Maple Two-drawer Worktable

Federal-style Gray-painted Maple Two-drawer Worktable

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
664
Sold for:
$584$475

Federal-style Gray-painted Maple Two-drawer Worktable, ht. 28, wd. 23 3/4, dp. 15 in. The Collection of Dr. Howard P. Diamond. More ...

Moet & Chandon Dom Perignon 1993, 1 magnum (ogb)

Moet & Chandon Dom Perignon 1993, 1 magnum (ogb)

Auction:
2956B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 09, 2016
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$461$375

Moet & Chandon Dom Perignon 1993 Epernay 1 magnum (ogb) More ...

Demerara Rum 30 Years Old 1974, 1 750ml bottle (ot)

Demerara Rum 30 Years Old 1974, 1 750ml bottle (ot)

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1801
Sold for:
$584$475

Demerara Rum 30 Years Old 1974 Guyana Gordon & MacPhail, cask #1237, hand selected by Binny's Beverage Depot, 56% 1 750ml bottle (ot) More ...

Three Metal Jardinieres

Three Metal Jardinieres

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$25$20

Three Metal Jardinieres, Southeast Asia, one with lion mask and ring handles, one with hammered fruit decorations, and one meiping form, dia. to 14 in. More ...

Karl Marx "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

Karl Marx "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$123$100

Karl Marx "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Poster, Moscow, 1968, after Victor Ivanov, (imperfections), 61 x 43 in. More ...

E. Artsrunyan Soviet Propaganda Poster of Lenin

E. Artsrunyan Soviet Propaganda Poster of Lenin

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$123$100

E. Artsrunyan Soviet Propaganda Poster of Lenin, 1967, (imperfections), 41 3/4 x 27 in. More ...

N. Cherukin "Stop the Killers!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

N. Cherukin "Stop the Killers!" Soviet Propaganda Poster

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$135$110

N. Cherukin "Stop the Killers!" Soviet Propaganda Poster, Moscow, 1968, 34 x 22 in. More ...

Two Soviet Propaganda Posters

Two Soviet Propaganda Posters

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1031
Unsold
 

Two Soviet Propaganda Posters, 1960s and 70s, an R. Suryaninov "We Are With You, Vietnam!," 22 1/2 x 45 1/2, and an O. Savostyuk and B. Uspensky "Spanish People Will Win!," 32 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. More ...

Three Soviet Propaganda Posters

Three Soviet Propaganda Posters

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Soviet Propaganda Posters, late 1960s, a V. Karakashev "Do Not Extinguish the Dawn of Freedom!," 35 3/4 x 23, a B. Berezovsky of Lenin, 35 1/4 x 22 3/4, and an I. Toidze "Your Homeland!," 36 More ...

Two V. Briskin "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Posters

Two V. Briskin "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Posters

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1083
Unsold
 

Two V. Briskin "Workers of the World, Unite!" Soviet Propaganda Posters, 1968, (imperfections), each 33 1/2 x 22 in. More ...

Photograph of Nesting Birds

Photograph of Nesting Birds

Auction:
2938T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 06, 2016
Lot:
1266
Unsold
 

Photograph of Nesting Birds, America, late 20th century, signed "B.A. King" l.r., inscribed l.l., sight size 12 1/8 x 17 1/2 in., framed. More ...

Folk Carved Cane-back Folding Chair with Anti-Silverite Inscription

Folk Carved Cane-back Folding Chair with Anti-Silverite Inscription

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
748
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Folk Carved Cane-back Folding Chair with Anti-Silverite Inscription, late 19th century, maple frame opening to a "V"-shaped back and horseshoe-shaped cane seat, carved allover with figures of More ...

Loose Painting

Loose Painting

Auction:
2632M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jan 31, 2013
Lot:
551
Unsold
 

Loose Painting, Japan, 19th/20th century, ink on paper, depicting officials crossing a bridge in a mountain landscape, inscribed, 26 x 18 in. More ...

Framed Print on Paper

Framed Print on Paper

Auction:
2633T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jan 28, 2013
Lot:
772
Sold for:
$1,140$950

Framed Print on Paper, China, 20th century, depicting a Ming-style painting of a horse tethered to a tree, 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$84,000$70,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837. One folded wove paper bifolium inscribed on four pages, congressional stationery. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864), thanking More ...

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$270$225

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ. Boston: Green, Bushell, and Allen for Henchman, 1743. 12mo, first Boston edition, collated, complete, bound in original half More ...

Lipsius, Justus (1547-1606) Opera

Lipsius, Justus (1547-1606) Opera

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$660$550

Lipsius, Justus (1547-1606) Opera. Lyons: Cardon, 1613. Folio, in two volumes, engraved title in volume one, printed in two columns throughout, with engraved illustrations in the text, in clean More ...

Ancestor Portrait

Ancestor Portrait

Auction:
2627M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 25, 2012
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$2,500$2,500

Ancestor Portrait, China, 19th century, ink and color on silk, depicting a seated figure dressed in a Ming-style red robe and a headdress, framed, 69 1/2 x 39 1/2 in. More ...

Bronze Finial

Bronze Finial

Auction:
2627M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 25, 2012
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$275$275

Bronze Finial, China, possibly Ming Dynasty, depicting a dancing figure, with stand, ht. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Calligraphy Scroll

Calligraphy Scroll

Auction:
2613B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 21, 2012
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$5,206$4,250

Calligraphy Scroll, China, ink on silk, dated "Jia Qing twenty-fourth year, Zheng Yue Chu Yi," inscribed, with two big seals, 67 x 11 1/2 in. More ...

Three Paintings Albums

Three Paintings Albums

Auction:
2613B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 21, 2012
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Three Paintings Albums, China, ink and color on rice paper, each depicting a group of figures from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), 13 x 9 1/2 in. More ...

Four-panel Folding Screen

Four-panel Folding Screen

Auction:
2564B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 01, 2011
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$613$500

Four-panel Folding Screen, Korea, early 20th century, historical scene of battles from Chinese stories, ht. 62, lg. 83 in. More ...