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Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. London: Printed for Sam. Smith, and Benj. Walford, 1704. First edition, first More ...

Large Pottery Tray with Eight Ear Cups and a Ladle

Large Pottery Tray with Eight Ear Cups and a Ladle

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Large Pottery Tray with Eight Ear Cups and a Ladle, China, possibly Eastern Han dynasty, gray earthenware with traces of red pigment, the ladle and tray decorated with dragon and bird heads, cup lg. More ...

Three Staffordshire Peafowl-decorated Pearlware Plates

Three Staffordshire Peafowl-decorated Pearlware Plates

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Staffordshire Peafowl-decorated Pearlware Plates, dia. to 9 3/4 in. More ...

Hand-stitched Star Quilt

Hand-stitched Star Quilt

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
430
Sold for:
$738$600

Hand-stitched Star Quilt, America, early 20th century, the large central star composed of yellow, red, black, white, and gray blocks on a red background, lg. 72, wd. 68 in. More ...

Four Graded Morgan Dollars

Four Graded Morgan Dollars

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2072
Sold for:
$160$130

Four Graded Morgan Dollars, an 1884-O with reverse toning of reds and purples, PCGS MS62, an 1882-O with toned obverse and reverse, PCGS AU58, an 1886 with obverse rainbow toning, PCGS UNC details, More ...

Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)      The Man and the Big Blond

Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997) The Man and the Big Blond

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997) The Man and the Big Blond, 1982, from the edition of 150 plus 15 artist's proofs, published by The Rainbow Art Foundation, New York. Signed within More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Set of Twenty-five Yosemite Special Edition Photographs

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Set of Twenty-five Yosemite Special Edition Photographs

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Set of Twenty-five Yosemite Special Edition Photographs, 1927-60, printed 2002-07 by Alan Ross. Each with identifying stamp, print date, and Ross's initials on More ...

Josh Simpson (b. 1949) Glass Paperweight

Josh Simpson (b. 1949) Glass Paperweight

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
519
Sold for:
$431$350

Josh Simpson (b. 1949) Glass Paperweight, Massachusetts, undersea motif with cane clusters on swirling pale blue and cobalt ground, incised mark and date "Simpson 1991 9-1," ht. 5 in. More ...

Two Paint-decorated Windsor Side Chairs

Two Paint-decorated Windsor Side Chairs

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1240
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Paint-decorated Windsor Side Chairs, mid-19th century, a green-painted arrow-back and a yellow-painted thumb-back, both with crests decorated with flowers, ht. to 34 1/2 in. More ...

Two-piece Indigo and Ivory Striped Blanket

Two-piece Indigo and Ivory Striped Blanket

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$185$150

Two-piece Indigo and Ivory Striped Blanket, possibly Mexico, 19th century, 7 ft. x 5 ft. 2 in. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection of Early Rugs. More ...

Zuni Inlaid Silver Rainbow Dancer Pin

Zuni Inlaid Silver Rainbow Dancer Pin

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$62$50

Zuni Inlaid Silver Rainbow Dancer Pin, ht. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Maria & Julian Martinez at San Ildefonso Pueblo

Maria & Julian Martinez at San Ildefonso Pueblo

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$492$400

Maria & Julian Martinez at San Ildefonso Pueblo, silver-gelatin photograph by Vernon Duroe, c. 1935, 10 1/2 x 13 1/4 in. More ...

Oaxaca Blanket

Oaxaca Blanket

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Oaxaca Blanket, 19th century, Mexico, woven in two panels and stitched together, with red, indigo, and natural wool colors, (with minor edge losses), 75 x 45 in. Provenance: Private collection, More ...

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$215$175

Contemporary Polychrome Acoma Jar, signed "Shyatese White Dove, 1987," with rainbow parrot and floral motifs, ht. 6 1/4 in. More ...

American School, 20th Century      Modernist Couple Under a Sun and Yellow Sky.

American School, 20th Century Modernist Couple Under a Sun and Yellow Sky.

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1196
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, 20th Century Modernist Couple Under a Sun and Yellow Sky. Dated and signed indistinctly "1965..." l.r. Oil on canvas, 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Good. More ...

Carved and Red-painted Pine Figure of a Four-legged Animal

Carved and Red-painted Pine Figure of a Four-legged Animal

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved and Red-painted Pine Figure of a Four-legged Animal, 19th century, probably a cow missing its horns, red overall with black hooves, tail with silver-painted tip, (losses, paint wear), ht. 8, More ...

Stack of Seven Painted Firkins

Stack of Seven Painted Firkins

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Stack of Seven Painted Firkins, America, mid to late 19th century, each with hoop and stave construction and bentwood handles, in shades of green, red, white, and yellow, one lettered "CUR'NTs," ht. More ...

Stack of Ten Painted Oval Pantry Boxes

Stack of Ten Painted Oval Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Stack of Ten Painted Oval Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century,, painted in shades of red, green, blue, yellow, and white, some with labels, wd. to 10 1/4 in. More ...

Painted Standing Wheel of Chance

Painted Standing Wheel of Chance

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$738$600

Painted Standing Wheel of Chance, early 20th century, the red, yellow, and blue wheel with numbered sections on a green stand with red cross bracket feet, ht. 24 1/2 in. More ...

Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight

Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1113
Sold for:
$923$750

Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight, attributed to the Elgin Wind Power and Pump Company, Elgin, Illinois, late 19th century, stylized full-body form with rainbow tail, with wooden stand, wd. 16 1/2 More ...

Turned and Painted Barber Shop Trade Sign

Turned and Painted Barber Shop Trade Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$369$300

Turned and Painted Barber Shop Trade Sign, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the double-ended pole with ball finials painted with red and green stripes, lg. 24 7/8 in. Provenance: The More ...

Red-painted Turned Oval-top Tea Table

Red-painted Turned Oval-top Tea Table

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1233
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Red-painted Turned Oval-top Tea Table, New England, mid-18th century, oval top above a canted skirt and splayed legs, old red paint with darker painted detail to turnings, (imperfections), ht. 24 More ...

Paint-decorated Flat-top Trunk

Paint-decorated Flat-top Trunk

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$738$600

Paint-decorated Flat-top Trunk, New England, early 19th century, overall yellow ground with red putty-painted designs, (minor paint wear), ht. 10 1/4, wd. 30, dp. 15 3/4 in. More ...

Polychrome Double-sided Wheel of Chance/Checkers Game Board

Polychrome Double-sided Wheel of Chance/Checkers Game Board

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1302
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Polychrome Double-sided Wheel of Chance/Checkers Game Board, late 19th century, the wheel of chance with red-, white-, and blue-painted and numbered surface, the checkerboard painted black against More ...

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Shield

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Shield

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1310
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Red-, White-, and Blue-painted Shield, America, 19th century, fashioned from a single plank of maple, blue canton with gold stars above red and white stripes, leather handle on the back, ht. 24, wd. More ...

Yellow- and Black-painted "No Horses Allowed" Sign

Yellow- and Black-painted "No Horses Allowed" Sign

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1316
Sold for:
$277$225

Yellow- and Black-painted "No Horses Allowed" Sign, America, late 19th century, black lettering against a yellow background, applied edge molding, wd. 26 1/4, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Yellow-painted Wheel of Chance

Yellow-painted Wheel of Chance

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1326
Sold for:
$246$200

Yellow-painted Wheel of Chance, early 20th century, the wheel with red and black decoration and black-painted numbers, remnants of maker's label on the back, dia. 23 3/4 in. More ...

Painted Wheel of Chance

Painted Wheel of Chance

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1327
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Painted Wheel of Chance, early 20th century, the wheel with red, yellow, blue, and white areas and black-painted numbers, dia. 18 1/4 in. More ...

Four Painted Covered Pails

Four Painted Covered Pails

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1330
Sold for:
$554$450

Four Painted Covered Pails, America, 19th century, painted in shades of red, green, and salmon, the large green pail marked "STARCH," ht. to 11 1/2 in. More ...

Stack of Ten Wire-handled Lidded Pantry Boxes

Stack of Ten Wire-handled Lidded Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1340
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Stack of Ten Wire-handled Lidded Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century, painted in shades of red, blue, green, and yellow, with iron bail and wood handles, dia. to 15 in. More ...