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Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)      Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$231,000$190,000

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York Unsigned, the subject identified in typed notes on the reverse. Oil on canvas laid More ...

Jones, John Paul (1747-1792) Secretarial Letter Signed, Paris, 3 September, 1786.

Jones, John Paul (1747-1792) Secretarial Letter Signed, Paris, 3 September, 1786.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Jones, John Paul (1747-1792) Secretarial Letter Signed, Paris, 3 September, 1786. Single leaf of laid paper, to Thomas Jefferson, as Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States for France, More ...

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money.

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
110
Unsold
 

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money. London: Printed for A. and J. Churchil at the Black Swan in Pater-Noster-Row, 1695. Second edition, octavo, 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 ...

Civil War, Seven Documents.

Civil War, Seven Documents.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$246$200

Civil War, Seven Documents. Including: a receipt for $100 in Treasury Notes, signed by Treasury Secretary Gilbert Rodman (1800-1862) 21 September 1861; an October 31, 1862 letter signed by the More ...

Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) Six Signed Letters, 1808-1810.

Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) Six Signed Letters, 1808-1810.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Gallatin, Albert (1761-1849) Six Signed Letters, 1808-1810. Six letters, all signed by Gallatin, each with bifolium self-envelope free franked (one signed by Thomas Tucker). One to John Kittridge, More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804) Letter Signed, Treasury Department, Philadelphia, 19 August 1793.

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804) Letter Signed, Treasury Department, Philadelphia, 19 August 1793.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804) Letter Signed, Treasury Department, Philadelphia, 19 August 1793. Single folio leaf, laid paper, inscribed on one side, docketed on verso. To Jeremiah Olney More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Letter Signed, 5 November 1792.

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Letter Signed, 5 November 1792.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804) Letter Signed, 5 November 1792. Laid paper bifolium with conjugate intact, inscribed over one page. To Thomas Willing (1731-1821) President of the First Bank of the 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 ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Document Signed, 1 April 1863.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Document Signed, 1 April 1863.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Document Signed, 1 April 1863. Single sheet of wove paper, partially engraved text fulfilled by hand. Appointing Charles F. Williams (1807-1865) Surveyor of Customs More ...

Grant, Ulysses Simpson (1822-1885) Archive Containing Presidential Signed Items and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Grant, Ulysses Simpson (1822-1885) Archive Containing Presidential Signed Items and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Grant, Ulysses Simpson (1822-1885) Archive Containing Presidential Signed Items and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet. Three items signed by Grant: an appointment document, 29 December 1869; More ...

Hayes, Rutherford B. (1822-1893) Archive Containing Presidential Clipped Signature and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Hayes, Rutherford B. (1822-1893) Archive Containing Presidential Clipped Signature and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$738$600

Hayes, Rutherford B. (1822-1893) Archive Containing Presidential Clipped Signature and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet. Clipped signature of Hayes; invitation attributed to Secretary of More ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Archive Containing One Signed Menu and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Archive Containing One Signed Menu and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$154$125

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Archive Containing One Signed Menu and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet. Menu from a Harvard Men of Bangor, Maine dinner given in honor Taft, 4 February More ...

Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924) Archive Containing One Presidential Signed Letter and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924) Archive Containing One Presidential Signed Letter and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$338$275

Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924) Archive Containing One Presidential Signed Letter and Autographs of his Presidential Cabinet. Typed letter signed by Wilson, 16 October 1909; and autograph letter More ...

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Autograph Album Containing His Signature, and those of Associated Political Figures

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Autograph Album Containing His Signature, and those of Associated Political Figures

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Autograph Album Containing His Signature, and those of Associated Political Figures Octavo autograph book, formerly the property of Civil War general Hector Tyndale More ...

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832.

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
46A
Sold for:
$2,640$2,200

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832. Two bifolia inscribed over five pages. To Secretary of the Treasury Louis McLane (1786-1857) while Harrison was a More ...

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
498E
Sold for:
$425$350

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs, c. 1930s, including three J.P. Waterman, Walter Winchell (news and radio personality), Charles E. Hughes, (Chief More ...

Mathew B. Brady (American, 1823-1896)      Portrait of William Pitt Fessenden

Mathew B. Brady (American, 1823-1896) Portrait of William Pitt Fessenden

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$1,896$1,600

Mathew B. Brady (American, 1823-1896) Portrait of William Pitt Fessenden, 1868. Signed or inscribed "W.P. Fessenden" in ink on the mount, identified in text published on the mount. Albumen More ...

Arthur, Chester (1830-1886)

Arthur, Chester (1830-1886)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$296$250

Arthur, Chester (1830-1886), Signed document, one page, December 22nd, 1881, appointment issued to George H. Howe as Collector of Customs for the District of Cuyahoga, Ohio, countersigned by Charles More ...

Polk, James (1795-1849)

Polk, James (1795-1849)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Polk, James (1795-1849), Signed document, one page, September 1st, 1846, on vellum, military appointment for Joseph Amazeen as First Lieutenant in the Revenue Service of the United States, More ...

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862)

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$474$400

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862), Signed document, one page, March 8th, 1837, appointment of Barnabas Palmer as Collector of Customs for the District & Inspector of the Revenue for the Port of More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804)

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
441A
Sold for:
$711$600

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804), The Report of the Secretary of the Treasury, (Alexander Hamilton,) on the subject of a National Bank, Read in the House of Representatives, Dec. 13th, 1790, New More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804)

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

Hamilton, Alexander (1757-1804), Signed document, August 31, 1792, two pages, as Secretary of the Treasury, Treasury circular, 9 1/8 x 7 5/8 in., (silked, scattered soiling, some browning, plain More ...

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804)

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

Hamilton, Alexander (1755-1804), Signed document, April 18, 1794, one page, as Secretary of the Treasury, announcing the Third Congress's resolution in Philadelphia on December 2, 1793 to continue More ...

Jacques Willem van Blarenberghe (Dutch, 1679-1742)      Lot of Two Works of Campaigns of Louis XIV: An Encampment with Troops

Jacques Willem van Blarenberghe (Dutch, 1679-1742) Lot of Two Works of Campaigns of Louis XIV: An Encampment with Troops

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
343A
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Jacques Willem van Blarenberghe (Dutch, 1679-1742) Lot of Two Works of Campaigns of Louis XIV: An Encampment with Troops and Camp Scene Beside a Stream Unsigned, identified on labels affixed to More ...

Walter Gay  (American, 1856-1937)      La Porte Ouverte, Chateau du Breau

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) La Porte Ouverte, Chateau du Breau

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
397A
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) La Porte Ouverte, Chateau du Breau Signed "Walter Gay" l.r., titled on a label affixed to the backing. Watercolor and graphite on paper, sight size 21 x 17 1/2 More ...

Walter Gay  (American, 1856-1937)      Antichambre, Chateau du Saussay

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) Antichambre, Chateau du Saussay

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
397B
Sold for:
$11,258$9,500

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) Antichambre, Chateau du Saussay Signed "Walter Gay" l.r., titled and inscribed "...appartenant a la Comtesse de Bourbon-Busse [sic] nee de Colbert" and More ...

Walter Gay  (American, 1856-1937)      View of a French Interior

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) View of a French Interior

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$14,220$12,000

Walter Gay (American, 1856-1937) View of a French Interior Signed "Walter Gay" l.r., with labels from R. Lerondelle and E. Bourdier, Paris, affixed to the backing. Watercolor on paper, sight More ...

John Whorf  (American, 1903-1959)      Rolling Surf on a Rocky Shoal

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) Rolling Surf on a Rocky Shoal

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) Rolling Surf on a Rocky Shoal Signed "John Whorf." in pen l.r. Watercolor on paper, 14 1/2 x 21 1/4 in. (36.8 x 54.0 cm), framed. Condition: Not examined out More ...

John Whorf  (American, 1903-1959)      A Mackerel Smack

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) A Mackerel Smack

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
479
Unsold
 

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) A Mackerel Smack Signed "John Whorf." l.r., identified on a label from Grace Horne's Galleries, Boston, affixed to the backing. Watercolor on paper, sight More ...