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Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yales Linonian Library

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America, ex libris Yale's Linonian Library. New York: Re-printed, and sold by H. Gaine, at the Bible, in More ...

Seventeen Framed Currier and Kellogg Presidential Portrait Lithographs

Seventeen Framed Currier and Kellogg Presidential Portrait Lithographs

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$738$600

Seventeen Framed Currier and Kellogg Presidential Portrait Lithographs, a Zachary Taylor, Millard Fillmore, Franklin Pierce, George Washington, James Buchanan, John Tyler, William Henry Harrison, 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 ...

Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814) Document Signed February 22, 1797, Referring to John Adams' Retirement from the Senate.

Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814) Document Signed February 22, 1797, Referring to John Adams' Retirement from the Senate.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Otis, Samuel Allyne (1740-1814) Document Signed February 22, 1797, Referring to John Adams' Retirement from the Senate. Single page document on laid paper, secretrial hand, signed by Otis, a brief More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 10 March 1825.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 10 March 1825.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$461$375

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 10 March 1825. Land deed on parchment, engraved and fulfilled by hand, with seal, acknowledging William Seright of Bourbon County, Kentucky's purchase More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Letters Patent Signed, Washington, D.C., 9 October 1828.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Letters Patent Signed, Washington, D.C., 9 October 1828.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Letters Patent Signed, Washington, D.C., 9 October 1828. Five parchment leaves bound together with pink silk thread; the first leaf engraved and printed by W.I. Stone More ...

The White House Gallery of Official Portraits of the Presidents.

The White House Gallery of Official Portraits of the Presidents.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1425
Sold for:
$185$150

The White House Gallery of Official Portraits of the Presidents. New York: Gravure Company of America, [1901]. Limited edition, copy number 627, illustrated with engraved versions of the More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$23,985$19,500

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797. Laid paper bifolium inscribed on one page in a secretarial hand, inviting New York Senator John More ...

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington. Philadelphia: C.P. Wayne, 1804-1807. First edition, six octavo volumes, frontispiece portrait in volume one, bound in full contemporary More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 28 May 1832.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 28 May 1832.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 28 May 1832. Wove paper bifolium inscribed on one page. To Robert Walsh Jr. (1785-1859), editor of the Philadelphia National More ...

Coxe, Tench (1755-1824) A Statement of the Arts and Manufactures of the United States of America for the Year 1810, with a Receipt Sign

Coxe, Tench (1755-1824) A Statement of the Arts and Manufactures of the United States of America for the Year 1810, with a Receipt Sign

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Coxe, Tench (1755-1824) A Statement of the Arts and Manufactures of the United States of America for the Year 1810, with a Receipt Signed by Coxe and Clipped Signature of Albert Gallatin (1761-1849) More ...

Morse, John Torrey, ed. (1840-1937) The American Statesman,

Morse, John Torrey, ed. (1840-1937) The American Statesman,

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$46,125$37,500

Morse, John Torrey, ed. (1840-1937) The American Statesman, Autograph Edition, Extra-illustrated. Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1898-1900; 1908-1918. Forty octavo volumes, limited large paper More ...

Portraits of the Presidents.

Portraits of the Presidents.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$615$500

Portraits of the Presidents. Philadelphia: C.S. Williams, 1846. Folio, illustrated with eleven oval lithographic portraits of the presidents in black ink, within ornate frames and titles below in More ...

Ten U.S. Mint Bronze Commemorative Presidential Medals

Ten U.S. Mint Bronze Commemorative Presidential Medals

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2758
Sold for:
$160$130

Ten U.S. Mint Bronze Commemorative Presidential Medals, Philadelphia, 20th century, presidents Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, John Quincy Adams, Jackson, Van Buren, Harrison, and More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) Four Language Ship's Passport, Signed, 12 January 1799, as President.

Adams, John (1735-1826) Four Language Ship's Passport, Signed, 12 January 1799, as President.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Adams, John (1735-1826) Four Language Ship's Passport, Signed, 12 January 1799, as President. Double folio laid sheet, printed in four columns, each in a different language: French, Spanish, More ...

Six 18th Century Engravings of Military and Political Figures

Six 18th Century Engravings of Military and Political Figures

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 08, 2015
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Six 18th Century Engravings of Military and Political Figures, John Norman (c. 1748-1817), engraver, Boston, c. 1781, each portrait signed in the plate "J. NORMAN Sc." and mounted in 19th century More ...

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Corinthian Yacht Club Medal

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Corinthian Yacht Club Medal

Auction:
2754B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 11, 2014
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$338$275

Reed & Barton Sterling Silver Corinthian Yacht Club Medal, Taunton, Massachusetts, c. 1919, the obverse with a sailboat and Pegasus surrounded by two dolphins and inscription, "Corinthian Yacht Club More ...

Bronze Eastern Yacht Club Medal

Bronze Eastern Yacht Club Medal

Auction:
2754B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 11, 2014
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Bronze Eastern Yacht Club Medal, c. 1892, the obverse cast as the club's official seal, with a sailboat on rough seas, lighthouse, and motto "Aurae Vela Vocant," the reverse with a sea monster and More ...

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)       Study for George Washington with Jefferson and Hamilton

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880) Study for George Washington with Jefferson and Hamilton

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
771
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880) Study for George Washington with Jefferson and Hamilton, c. 1872. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, dia. 14 x 12 1/4 in., unframed. Condition: Relined, More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Letter to President John Adams (1735-1826), Signed by Tobias Lear (1726-1816), An Account of the First P

Washington, George (1732-1799) Letter to President John Adams (1735-1826), Signed by Tobias Lear (1726-1816), An Account of the First P

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$108,000$90,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Letter to President John Adams (1735-1826), Signed by Tobias Lear (1726-1816), An Account of the First President's Death, Mount Vernon, 15 December 1799. Single More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Document Signed, April, 1794.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Document Signed, April, 1794.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$492$400

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Document Signed, April, 1794. Single page on laid paper with partial eagle watermark, inscribed on one side, with court information on the verso. A written More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 5 February 1815.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 5 February 1815.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 5 February 1815. Two inscribed pages on a wove paper bifolium with holograph self-envelope on the verso of the conjugate leaf, with More ...

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies,

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies,

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$270$225

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, Philadelphia; inscribed on two and half pages. To Elijah More ...

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827 Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, P

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827 Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, P

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
7A
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Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, Philadelphia; inscribed on two and half pages. To Elijah More ...

1826 Erie Canal Completion Medal in 18kt Gold

1826 Erie Canal Completion Medal in 18kt Gold

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$156,000$130,000

1826 Erie Canal Completion Medal in 18kt Gold, Archibald Robertson, designer, Charles Cushing Wright, maker, the medal struck in commemoration of the opening of the Erie Canal, presented by the More ...

14kt Gold-mounted Intaglio-carved Hardstone Watch Fob

14kt Gold-mounted Intaglio-carved Hardstone Watch Fob

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$6,600$5,500

14kt Gold-mounted Intaglio-carved Hardstone Watch Fob, late 18th/early 19th century, reportedly John Quincy Adams's watch fob, the floriform mount with bezel-set oval hardstone, one side More ...

Vinaigrette Pendant Set with Miniature-painted Buildings of Paris

Vinaigrette Pendant Set with Miniature-painted Buildings of Paris

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$360$300

Vinaigrette Pendant Set with Miniature-painted Buildings of Paris, probably France, 18th century, square plinth-shaped gilt-brass receptacle, with applied and engraved foliage, with hinged lid, the More ...

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$600$500

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams, fans: one Chinese export with pierced ivory blades with oval, floral, and foliate designs, the other two lacking their silk mounts, More ...

Three Framed Works Depicting George Washington

Three Framed Works Depicting George Washington

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
571
Sold for:
$180$150

Three Framed Works Depicting George Washington, GEN. GEORGE WASHINGTON. THE FATHER OF HIS COUNTRY., a small-folio hand-colored lithograph vignette, published by Nathaniel Currier, undated, sight More ...

Framed Lithograph Portraits of the First Sixteen Presidents, Washington to   Lincoln

Framed Lithograph Portraits of the First Sixteen Presidents, Washington to Lincoln

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Framed Lithograph Portraits of the First Sixteen Presidents, Washington to Lincoln, all published by N. Currier except Abraham Lincoln and John Adams which were published by E.B. & E.C. Kellogg More ...