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Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico.

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2019
Lot:
186
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico. Venice: Joannes Rubeum, 1519. Folio, large woodcut of the scholar at work on More ...

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Bowl

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Bowl

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
430
Sold for:
$984$800

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Bowl, c. 1900, Western Apache, flat bottom and flared sides, with geometric decoration and populated with numerous human figures and animals, (minor stitch loss More ...

Perón, Juan (1895-1974) and María Eva Duarte de Perón (1919-1952) Signed Photographs.

Perón, Juan (1895-1974) and María Eva Duarte de Perón (1919-1952) Signed Photographs.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1025A
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Perón, Juan (1895-1974) and María Eva Duarte de Perón (1919-1952) Signed Photographs. Two formal black-and-white portraits of the Argentine President and his wife, both with calligraphic More ...

Pennsylvania. William Scull (1739-1784) La Pensilvanie en Trois Feuilles Traduite des Meilleures Cartes Anglaises. A Map of Pennsylvani

Pennsylvania. William Scull (1739-1784) La Pensilvanie en Trois Feuilles Traduite des Meilleures Cartes Anglaises. A Map of Pennsylvani

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1272
Sold for:
$923$750

Pennsylvania. William Scull (1739-1784) La Pensilvanie en Trois Feuilles Traduite des Meilleures Cartes Anglaises. A Map of Pennsylvania Exhibiting not only the Improved Parts of that Province, but More ...

Augustus Vincent Tack (American, 1870-1949)      The Deposition from the Cross

Augustus Vincent Tack (American, 1870-1949) The Deposition from the Cross

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1389
Sold for:
$523$425

Augustus Vincent Tack (American, 1870-1949) The Deposition from the Cross. Inscribed, signed, and dated "IN MEMORIAM FAMILIAE SUA/AVGVSTVS VINCENT TACK PINXIT 1925" l.r. of center image, More ...

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$123$100

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas. Hartford: D.F. Robinson & Co., 1830. Quarto, with original printed paper covers, illustrated with eleven hand-colored plates (two More ...

Pett, Sir Peter (1630-1699) A Discourse of the Growth of England in Populousness and Trade since the Reformation.

Pett, Sir Peter (1630-1699) A Discourse of the Growth of England in Populousness and Trade since the Reformation.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
139
Unsold
 

Pett, Sir Peter (1630-1699) A Discourse of the Growth of England in Populousness and Trade since the Reformation. London: Printed, and are to be sold by Randall Taylor, near Stationers-Hall, 1689. More ...

Augustus Vincent Tack (American, 1870-1949)      The Deposition from the Cross

Augustus Vincent Tack (American, 1870-1949) The Deposition from the Cross

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1200
Unsold
 

Augustus Vincent Tack (American, 1870-1949) The Deposition from the Cross. Inscribed, signed, and dated "IN MEMORIAM FAMILIAE SUA/AVGVSTVS VINCENT TACK PINXIT 1925" l.r. of center image, More ...

Austen, Jane (1775-1817) Pride and Prejudice.

Austen, Jane (1775-1817) Pride and Prejudice.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1086
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Austen, Jane (1775-1817) Pride and Prejudice. London: Egerton [printed by C. Roworth], 1817. Third edition, two octavo volumes, half-titles present in each volume, final blanks not present, bound in More ...

Russian Sea Voyage from Odessa to Egypt, 1903, a Collection of Sixty-eight Glass Plate Negatives.

Russian Sea Voyage from Odessa to Egypt, 1903, a Collection of Sixty-eight Glass Plate Negatives.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1336
Unsold
 

Russian Sea Voyage from Odessa to Egypt, 1903, a Collection of Sixty-eight Glass Plate Negatives. Large-format black-and-white glass negatives, varying in size from 4 3/4 x 6 1/4 in. to 10 3/4 x 13 More ...

Taunton Locomotive Manfg. Co.

Taunton Locomotive Manfg. Co.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1343
Sold for:
$492$400

Taunton Locomotive Manfg. Co. Boston: Drawn and Lithographed by J.H. Bufford, 260 Washington St., [1851-c. 1852.] Large full-color lithographic poster of the engine "New England," W.W. Fairbanks, More ...

Ten Press Photos of Caribbean Farm Workers

Ten Press Photos of Caribbean Farm Workers

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$338$275

Ten Press Photos of Caribbean Farm Workers, 1940s. Note: In the midst of World War II, while much of the American workforce had been transferred to the military or to industries essential for More ...

1902 The Montpelier National Bank Plain Back $10 Note, PMG Extremely Fine 40

1902 The Montpelier National Bank Plain Back $10 Note, PMG Extremely Fine 40

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1502
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

1902 The Montpelier National Bank Plain Back $10 Note, PMG Extremely Fine 40, Montpelier, Vermont, the comment section notes a minor repair, serial #24451, charter #857, this strong example of a More ...

Small Bronze Fertility Figure

Small Bronze Fertility Figure

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1197
Unsold
 

Small Bronze Fertility Figure, height 6 1/8 in. More ...

American Census, Four Volumes, 19th Century.

American Census, Four Volumes, 19th Century.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$277$225

American Census, Four Volumes, 19th Century. Including: The Seventh Census of the United States, 1850, Washington: Robert Armstrong, 1853; Population of the United States in 1860, Washington: More ...

Public Health, Five Volumes.

Public Health, Five Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$431$350

Public Health, Five Volumes. Including: Edwin Chadwick's Report to Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department, from the Poor Law Commissioners, on an Inquiry into the More ...

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe, London, c. 1868, Edward Stanford publisher, made up of twelve hand-colored gores, with a table located in the South Pacific reading in part "Table More ...

Eugeniusz Zak (Polish, 1884-1926)      Young Acrobat

Eugeniusz Zak (Polish, 1884-1926) Young Acrobat

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$159,000$130,000

Eugeniusz Zak (Polish, 1884-1926) Young Acrobat Signed "Eug. Zak" u.l. Oil on canvas, 39 1/2 x 31 3/4 in. (101.0 x 81.0 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, pinhole to center, varnish More ...

Iceland. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Islandia

Iceland. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Islandia

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1541
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Iceland. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Islandia. Antwerp: Ortelius, [post-1585]. Two-page folio-format copperplate engraved map with hand-coloring, from a Spanish-language edition of Ortelius's More ...

Hardstone Decorated Screen

Hardstone Decorated Screen

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1688
Unsold
 

Hardstone Decorated Screen, China, 20th century, wood, black and colored lacquers, colored stones, gilding, the four panels depict in stone, lacquer, and gilt a garden with trees and pavilions More ...

Painting Depicting a Temple Scene

Painting Depicting a Temple Scene

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1824
Sold for:
$197$160

Painting Depicting a Temple Scene, China, in the manner of Lu Huancheng (1630-c. 1710), populated with legendary figures, possibly a part of a multi-panel screen, titled, dated, and signed with a More ...

Paint-decorated Wooden Cabinet

Paint-decorated Wooden Cabinet

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1949
Sold for:
$431$350

Paint-decorated Wooden Cabinet, Tibet, late 19th/early 20th century, the front with eleven panels, each depicting landscapes populated by yaks, horses, deer, an elephant, and humans, two upper doors More ...

Large Architectural Element

Large Architectural Element

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1963
Sold for:
$308$250

Large Architectural Element, Japan, Meiji period (late 19th century), hardwood, paint, gilding, carved frame for an arched opening, probably a shrine, on either sides pine trees rise to meet at the More ...

Paint-decorated Wooden Cabinet

Paint-decorated Wooden Cabinet

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
58
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Wooden Cabinet, Tibet, late 19th/early 20th century, the front with eleven panels, each depicting landscapes populated by yaks, horses, deer, an elephant, and humans, two upper doors More ...

Chinese Four-panel Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Lacquered Wood Screen

Chinese Four-panel Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Lacquered Wood Screen

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1881
Sold for:
$185$150

Chinese Four-panel Mother-of-pearl-inlaid Lacquered Wood Screen, dated 1979, the front with silvery lacquer and inlays depicting a garden with pavilion and pagoda populated by elegant figures, at More ...

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)      Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View Unsigned. Oil on canvas, small boats and vessels of many types populating the river deep More ...

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis accideru

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis accideru

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis acciderunt. Frankfurt am Main: Typis Joannis Wecheli, Sumptibus vero More ...

Jones, Owen (1809-1874) The Grammar of Ornament.

Jones, Owen (1809-1874) The Grammar of Ornament.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$246$200

Jones, Owen (1809-1874) The Grammar of Ornament. London: Quaritch, 1868. Folio, illustrated throughout with color and gilt plates, ex libris Worcester architect Hachadoor Demoojian, designer of the More ...

Mandala Thangka

Mandala Thangka

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$185$150

Mandala Thangka, Tibet, with lobed lotus mandala in the center, surrounded with multi-tiered squares with Buddha images, patterns, and illustrated stories, the outer ground populated with Buddhas, More ...

American School, 19th Century      Farmyard Scene with Livestock and Barn

American School, 19th Century Farmyard Scene with Livestock and Barn

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
574
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

American School, 19th Century Farmyard Scene with Livestock and Barn Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the yard populated with pigs, cattle, sheep, and two farmers, and outbuildings including a red barn More ...