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Richard Scott Newman Blanket Chest

Richard Scott Newman Blanket Chest

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Richard Scott Newman Blanket Chest, Rochester, New York, 1994, white oak, ebony, and bronze, with sixteen compass roses and 100 stars, initialed and dated by the maker, ht. 21, wd. 51, dp. 18 in. More ...

American Violin, Bert Goodwin, Rochester, 1913

American Violin, Bert Goodwin, Rochester, 1913

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$923$750

American Violin, Bert Goodwin, Rochester, 1913, no. 23, bearing the maker's label and brands, length of back 356 mm. More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$246$200

Violin, labeled REPAIRED BY/SEORIM SWAINE./ROCHESTER, N. H./June 1913., length of back 358 mm, with case. More ...

Fruit and Flower Plates, the Nurseryman's Specimen Book.

Fruit and Flower Plates, the Nurseryman's Specimen Book.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$400$325

Fruit and Flower Plates, the Nurseryman's Specimen Book. Rochester, NY: J.W. Thompson & Co., [and] Stecher Lith. Co., [1880s]. Octavo-format accordion-style folding binding displaying twelve More ...

Four Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Ceramic Jugs

Four Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Ceramic Jugs

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1892
Sold for:
$160$130

Four Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Ceramic Jugs, Harvard, Rochester, and two "The Old South Church," ht. to 8 1/2 in. More ...

Three 18 Size Hamilton Open-face Watches

Three 18 Size Hamilton Open-face Watches

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$677$550

Three 18 Size Hamilton Open-face Watches, no. 935 in a worn Fahys Montauk case with silvered arabic numeral dial, movement marked "Adjusted 17 jewels/3852/E.L. Bates Alliance, O."; no. 931 in a More ...

Cast Iron Rooster Weathervane

Cast Iron Rooster Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
887
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Cast Iron Rooster Weathervane, Rochester Iron Works, Rochester, New Hampshire, late 19th century, cast iron body and sheet iron tail, old red paint, with stand, (imperfections), ht. 23 1/2 in. More ...

Cast Iron Horse Weathervane

Cast Iron Horse Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Cast Iron Horse Weathervane, Rochester Iron Works, Rochester, New Hampshire, c. 1850, full-body horse with body details and sheet iron tail, on a custom stand, ht. 26, lg. 37 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Three Kodak Cameras

Three Kodak Cameras

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$62$50

Three Kodak Cameras, Rochester, New York, a "Kodak No. 4 Cartridge" with red bellows, a "Vest Pocket Series III" in blue with original carrying case, and a "No. 3A Pocket Kodak," with a folding More ...

Two Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crocks

Two Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crocks

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Two Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crocks, "John Burger/Rochester" and "J. & E. Norton/Bennington, V.T.," ht. 10 1/4 in. 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 ...

Minor White (American, 1908-1976)      Three Photographs of Artwork on Display in the Home of James Sibley Watson, Rochester, New York

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Three Photographs of Artwork on Display in the Home of James Sibley Watson, Rochester, New York

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$431$350

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Three Photographs of Artwork on Display in the Home of James Sibley Watson, Rochester, New York, mid-1950s to mid-1960s. Unsigned, stamped "MINOR WHITE/72 NORTH More ...

Paul Knoblauch Console/Buffet Table

Paul Knoblauch Console/Buffet Table

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Paul Knoblauch Console/Buffet Table Rochester, New York, late 20th/early 21st century Rectangular black granite top on a network of angular steel bars over rectangular plinth base, unmarked, ht. More ...

Literature, Four 17th Century English Imprints.

Literature, Four 17th Century English Imprints.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1193
Sold for:
$209$170

Literature, Four 17th Century English Imprints. Including: Barclay's Argenis, or the Loves of Polyarchus & Argenis, London: Seile, 1636, second edition, quarto, contemporary full calf, front board More ...

Eskimo Feast Bowl with Walrus Ivory Whale Ornament

Eskimo Feast Bowl with Walrus Ivory Whale Ornament

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
318
Unsold
 

Eskimo Feast Bowl with Walrus Ivory Whale Ornament, 19th century, with native repairs, encrusted patina, 16 x 10 1/2 in. Provenance: Ohio State Historical Society; Ohio State University Museum; More ...

Three Kodak Cameras

Three Kodak Cameras

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1591
Unsold
 

Three Kodak Cameras, Rochester, New York, a "Kodak No. 4 Cartridge" with red bellows, a "Vest Pocket Series III" in blue with original carrying case, and a "No. 3A Pocket Kodak," with a folding More ...

George Brodhead (American, 19th/20th Century)      Marblehead

George Brodhead (American, 19th/20th Century) Marblehead

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$800$650

George Brodhead (American, 19th/20th Century) Marblehead. Signed "Geo. H. Brodhead" l.r., titled on a label from the Rochester Exposition Association affixed to the frame backing, with the More ...

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Churn

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Churn

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Four-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Churn, John Burger Jr., Rochester, New York, c. 1870-80, flaring flat rim, applied lug handles, the front decorated with a cobalt dove on a floral sprig, More ...

H.H. Warner & Co. "Tippecanoe" Amber Molded Bitters Bottle

H.H. Warner & Co. "Tippecanoe" Amber Molded Bitters Bottle

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1398
Sold for:
$185$150

H.H. Warner & Co. "Tippecanoe" Amber Molded Bitters Bottle, Rochester, New York, c. 1890, molded with tree bark texture and a canoe embossed "TIPPECANOE" with embossed patent date on base, ht. 9 More ...

The North Star

The North Star

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

The North Star, April 28, 1848, Rochester, New York, Frederick Douglass, publisher. Note: Frederick Douglass began life enslaved on a Maryland plantation, before he escaped to freedom and More ...

Frederick Douglass' Paper

Frederick Douglass' Paper

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Frederick Douglass' Paper, Rochester, New York, Thursday, December 18, 1851, 26 1/2 x 17 1/2 in., framed. More ...

1929 Genesee Valley National Bank and Trust Company of Geneseo Type 2 $10 Note

1929 Genesee Valley National Bank and Trust Company of Geneseo Type 2 $10 Note

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1505
Sold for:
$62$50

1929 Genesee Valley National Bank and Trust Company of Geneseo Type 2 $10 Note, Geneseo, New York, serial #A004403, charter #886, approx. F/VF. 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 ...

Victor Keppler (American, 1904-1987)      Victor Keppler: Man + Camera / A Portfolio of Ten Photographs

Victor Keppler (American, 1904-1987) Victor Keppler: Man + Camera / A Portfolio of Ten Photographs

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$369$300

Victor Keppler (American, 1904-1987) Victor Keppler: Man + Camera/A Portfolio of Ten Photographs, 1916-1979, printed c. 1970, published by the George Eastman House, Rochester, New York, c. 1970, More ...

Set of Cased Aluminum Cake Toppers

Set of Cased Aluminum Cake Toppers

Auction:
3042T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$923$750

Set of Cased Aluminum Cake Toppers, early 20th century, comprised of two sets of numerals 0-9, set into a two-tiered embossed leather and walnut display, ht. 6 1/4, toppers 6 and 4 in. Note: More ...

Abolition of Slavery, Two Titles from the 1850s.

Abolition of Slavery, Two Titles from the 1850s.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$185$150

Abolition of Slavery, Two Titles from the 1850s. Autographs for Freedom, edited by Julia Griffiths, Auburn: Alden, Beardsley & Co.; and Rochester: Wanzer, Beardsley, & Co., second edition, octavo, a More ...

Literature, Four 17th Century English Imprints.

Literature, Four 17th Century English Imprints.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
367
Unsold
 

Literature, Four 17th Century English Imprints. Including: Barclay's Argenis, or the Loves of Polyarchus & Argenis, London: Seile, 1636, second edition, quarto, contemporary full calf, front board More ...

Three-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock

Three-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
532
Sold for:
$492$400

Three-gallon Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Crock, John Burger Jr., Rochester, New York, c. 1870-80, flat rolled rim with applied lug handles, decorated with a large cobalt flower, marked "J. BURGER More ...

United States Maritime Commission Bronze-cased Aneroid Wall Barometer

United States Maritime Commission Bronze-cased Aneroid Wall Barometer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$154$125

United States Maritime Commission Bronze-cased Aneroid Wall Barometer, Taylor, Rochester, New York, 5-in. dia. silvered dial reading as above with scale from 29-30, housed in a stepped molded More ...

Five Grand Army of the Republic Reunion Medals and a Prisoner of War Medal

Five Grand Army of the Republic Reunion Medals and a Prisoner of War Medal

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$338$275

Five Grand Army of the Republic Reunion Medals and a Prisoner of War Medal, c. late 19th to early 20th century, an 1895 Louisville medal, a 1904 Boston souvenir medal, a Department of New York More ...