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Lustre-decorated and Enameled Ceramic Bust of Shakespeare

Lustre-decorated and Enameled Ceramic Bust of Shakespeare

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1917
Sold for:
$246$200

Lustre-decorated and Enameled Ceramic Bust of Shakespeare, England, 19th century, ht. 9 in. Provenance: The Shaeffer Collection. More ...

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works,"

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works,"

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$98$80

Assembled Set of Miniature "Shakespeare's Works," Knickerbocker Novelty Company, New York, comprising twenty-three individual books, containing "carefully edited and compared with the best texts" More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) ed. George Steevens (1736-1800) Twenty of the Plays

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) ed. George Steevens (1736-1800) Twenty of the Plays

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
249
Unsold
 

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) ed. George Steevens (1736-1800) Twenty of the Plays. London: for J. and R. Tonson, T. Payne, and W. Richardson, 1766. First George Steevens edition of the plays from More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Romeo e Giulietta  , Signed by Dali.

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Romeo e Giulietta , Signed by Dali.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) illus. Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Romeo e Giulietta, Signed by Dali. Milan: Rizzoli Editore, [1975]. Large folio, illustrated with ten color lithographs printed on More ...

George III Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Side Chair

George III Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Side Chair

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$492$400

George III Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Side Chair, 18th century, ht. 37 3/4 in. More ...

Ott & Brewer Parian Bust of Shakespeare

Ott & Brewer Parian Bust of Shakespeare

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$369$300

Ott & Brewer Parian Bust of Shakespeare, Trenton, New Jersey, c. 1876, impressed "Broome 1876" and "From the Stratford Bust," ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Benjamin Smith (British, 1754-1833), After Sir William Beechey (British, 1753-1839)    His Most Gracious Majesty George the Third

Benjamin Smith (British, 1754-1833), After Sir William Beechey (British, 1753-1839) His Most Gracious Majesty George the Third

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
311
Sold for:
$246$200

Benjamin Smith (British, 1754-1833), After Sir William Beechey (British, 1753-1839) His Most Gracious Majesty George the Third. Unsigned, titled in the plate l.c. Stipple engraving with More ...

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Florio, John (1553-1625) Queen Anna's New World of Words, or Dictionarie of the Italian and English Tongues. London: Printed by Melch. Bradwood, for Edw. Blount and William Barret, 1611. Second More ...

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Dev

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Gesner, Conrad (1516-1565) The Newe Iewell of Health, wherein is Contayned the Most Excellent Secretes of Phisicke and Philosophie, Devided into Fower Bookes. London: by Henrie Denham, 1576. First More ...

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women.

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Heywood, Thomas (d. 1641) Gynaikeion: or, Nine Bookes of Various History Concerninge Women. London: Printed by Adam Islip, 1624. First edition, small folio, engraved title; later half calf and More ...

Montemayor, Jorge de (1520?-1561) Diana of George of Montemayor: Translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong of the Midd

Montemayor, Jorge de (1520?-1561) Diana of George of Montemayor: Translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong of the Midd

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Montemayor, Jorge de (1520?-1561) Diana of George of Montemayor: Translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong of the Middle Temple Gentleman. London: Printed by Edm. Bollifant, More ...

Palingenio Stellato, Marcello (c. 1500-1543) The Zodiake of Life.

Palingenio Stellato, Marcello (c. 1500-1543) The Zodiake of Life.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Palingenio Stellato, Marcello (c. 1500-1543) The Zodiake of Life. London: Imprinted by Robert Robinson dwelling in Feter Lane neere Holbourne, 1588. Quarto, third edition of the English translation More ...

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie. London: Printed by E[lizabeth] A[llde], [Thomas Cotes, Augustine Mathewes,] and W[illiam] I[ones] for Michael More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$50,430$41,000

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original Copies. London: for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, and R. Bentley, More ...

Whetstone, George (c. 1544-1587) The English Myrror. A Regard Wherein al Estates May Behold the Conquests of Envy.

Whetstone, George (c. 1544-1587) The English Myrror. A Regard Wherein al Estates May Behold the Conquests of Envy.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Whetstone, George (c. 1544-1587) The English Myrror. A Regard Wherein al Estates May Behold the Conquests of Envy. London: Printed by I. Windez for G. Seton, and are to be sold at his shop under More ...

Federal Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Side Chair

Federal Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Side Chair

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$98$80

Federal Carved and Upholstered Mahogany Side Chair, early 19th century, (imperfections), ht. 37 in. More ...

Guinness, Alec (1914-2000) Signed Photograph and Shakespeare First Day Cover Signed by Six British Shakespearean Actors.

Guinness, Alec (1914-2000) Signed Photograph and Shakespeare First Day Cover Signed by Six British Shakespearean Actors.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$160$130

Guinness, Alec (1914-2000) Signed Photograph and Shakespeare First Day Cover Signed by Six British Shakespearean Actors. Black-and-white 8 x 10 in. of Guinness from the production of The Bridge on More ...

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1246
Sold for:
$800$650

Prynne, William (1600-1669) Histrio-Mastix. The Players Scourge, or Actors Tragaedie. London: printed by E[lizabeth] A[llde], [Thomas Cotes, Augustine Mathewes,] and W[illiam] I[ones] for Michael More ...

Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon (c. 1633-1685) Poems.

Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon (c. 1633-1685) Poems.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1294
Sold for:
$154$125

Wentworth Dillon, 4th Earl of Roscommon (c. 1633-1685) Poems. London: for Tonson, at Shakespear's Head, 1717. Octavo, bound in later half leather, t.e.g., 7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) MacBeth

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) MacBeth

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$62$50

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) MacBeth. Paris: Editions du Fuseau Charge de Laine, 1931. Limited edition, number 60 of 285 examples printed on Verge Montval paper, illustrated with 112 engravings More ...

After Hans Muller (Austrian, act. 1873-1937)    Bronze Bust of Shakespeare

After Hans Muller (Austrian, act. 1873-1937) Bronze Bust of Shakespeare

Auction:
3088T
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 02, 2018
Lot:
1409
Sold for:
$197$160

After Hans Muller (Austrian, act. 1873-1937) Bronze Bust of Shakespeare, signed to right shoulder, inscribed "SHAKESPEARE" above hardstone plinth, ht. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Country Upholstered Mahogany Easy Chair

Country Upholstered Mahogany Easy Chair

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$185$150

Country Upholstered Mahogany Easy Chair, ht. 47 in. More ...

"Shakespeare's Mulberry Wood" Carved and Turned Snuff Box

"Shakespeare's Mulberry Wood" Carved and Turned Snuff Box

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$277$225

"Shakespeare's Mulberry Wood" Carved and Turned Snuff Box, dia. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Federal Upholstered Mahogany Wing Chair

Federal Upholstered Mahogany Wing Chair

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$554$450

Federal Upholstered Mahogany Wing Chair, New England, early 19th century, ht. 45 in. More ...

Victorian-style Upholstered Mahogany Easy Chair

Victorian-style Upholstered Mahogany Easy Chair

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1312
Sold for:
$209$170

Victorian-style Upholstered Mahogany Easy Chair, ht. 40 in. More ...

Modern Green Leather-upholstered Easy Chair and Ottoman.     Estimate $150-250

Modern Green Leather-upholstered Easy Chair and Ottoman. Estimate $150-250

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$277$225

Modern Green Leather-upholstered Easy Chair and Ottoman. More ...

Three Books

Three Books

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1421
Sold for:
$62$50

Three Books, James Hilton, Good-bye Mr. Chips, New York, 1934; Geo. Frederick Kunz, Shakespeare and Precious Stones, Philadelphia and London, 1916; and Jane H. Adeane, The Early Married Life of More ...

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material. Including: the cartoon, "Professor John Fiske flies the evolution kite in America" from The More ...

Beaumont, Francis (1584-1616) and John Fletcher (1579-1625) Fifty Comedies and Tragedies.

Beaumont, Francis (1584-1616) and John Fletcher (1579-1625) Fifty Comedies and Tragedies.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$523$425

Beaumont, Francis (1584-1616) and John Fletcher (1579-1625) Fifty Comedies and Tragedies. London: by Macock for Martyn, Herringman, and Marriot, 1679. Second collected edition, folio, engraved More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Decorative Bindings, Sets and Single Volumes, Approximately Forty-eight Volumes. A selection of octavo-format leather-bound volumes, with gilt-tooled spines, later editions of the works of More ...