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Mears, Mary (1870-1940) A Large Archive: Screenplays, Novels, Correspondence, and Other Material.

Mears, Mary (1870-1940) A Large Archive: Screenplays, Novels, Correspondence, and Other Material.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$338$275

Mears, Mary (1870-1940) A Large Archive: Screenplays, Novels, Correspondence, and Other Material. Including: a folder containing newspaper advertisements, reviews, and correspondence related to the More ...

František Drtikol (Czech, 1883-1961)      Nude with Ropes

František Drtikol (Czech, 1883-1961) Nude with Ropes

Auction:
2840B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

František Drtikol (Czech, 1883-1961) Nude with Ropes, c. 1930. Copyright credit blindstamp on the recto l.r., inscribed "95:17" in pencil on the verso l.r. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet More ...

Small Collection of Mabel Normand Ephemera

Small Collection of Mabel Normand Ephemera

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1287
Sold for:
$369$300

Small Collection of Mabel Normand Ephemera, including issues of Liberty from the fall of 1930, an issue of Photoplay from May 1930 containing the story "Mabel Normand's Last Message to Her Fans," a More ...

Art Deco Platinum and Green Sapphire Intaglio Ring

Art Deco Platinum and Green Sapphire Intaglio Ring

Auction:
2671B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 10, 2013
Lot:
369
Sold for:
$19,200$16,000

Art Deco Platinum and Green Sapphire Intaglio Ring, depicting a Classical battle scene between a Greek soldier and a Persian soldier on horseback, the intaglio measuring approx. 20.50 x 17.00 mm, More ...

Gillette, William (1853-1937)

Gillette, William (1853-1937)

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$100$100

Gillette, William (1853-1937) Two photographic portraits, one, sepia-toned, from earlier in his career, 11 1/2 x 9 in., and the other depicting a grayer Gillette, signed, black and white, 8 x 10 More ...

Three Clara Bow Autographed Portrait and Family Photographs and an Unsigned Family   Portrait Photograph

Three Clara Bow Autographed Portrait and Family Photographs and an Unsigned Family Portrait Photograph

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$459$375

Three Clara Bow Autographed Portrait and Family Photographs and an Unsigned Family Portrait Photograph, a portrait of Bow inscribed "To Elaine Dear-Best Wishes from your friend and admirer Clara"; a More ...

Joseph Hauber (German, 1766-1834)      The Judgment of Paris

Joseph Hauber (German, 1766-1834) The Judgment of Paris

Auction:
2589B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 31, 2012
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$237$200

Joseph Hauber (German, 1766-1834) The Judgment of Paris Signed and dated "J.S. Hauber invenit et fecit/1823" l.r. Ink wash and graphite on paper, 12 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (32.0 x 46.0 cm), framed. More ...

George Alan Swanson  (American, 1908-1968)      Lot of Two Male Nude Studies

George Alan Swanson (American, 1908-1968) Lot of Two Male Nude Studies

Auction:
2531B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 18, 2010
Lot:
833
Sold for:
$296$250

George Alan Swanson (American, 1908-1968) Lot of Two Male Nude Studies One signed "G. SWANSON" l.l., the other signed and dated "SWANSON '37" l.r., each with a label from the Estate of George More ...

Ethelyn Hurd Woodlock (American, 1907-2001)      Surrealist Still Life with Wine Goblet, Wishbone, and Butterfly

Ethelyn Hurd Woodlock (American, 1907-2001) Surrealist Still Life with Wine Goblet, Wishbone, and Butterfly

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 21, 2010
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$83$70

Ethelyn Hurd Woodlock (American, 1907-2001) Surrealist Still Life with Wine Goblet, Wishbone, and Butterfly, 1957. Signed and dated "Ethelyn Hurd Woodlock.1957." l.r. Oil on board, 7 x 9 in., More ...

Linda Schade (American, 1918-2006)      Spring Landscape

Linda Schade (American, 1918-2006) Spring Landscape

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 18, 2009
Lot:
180A
Sold for:
$30$25

Linda Schade (American, 1918-2006) Spring Landscape Signed "Linda Schade" l.r., oil on canvasboard, 16 x 20 in., framed. More ...

Continental .800 Silver Belt

Continental .800 Silver Belt

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$237$200

Continental .800 Silver Belt, late 19th century, buckle cast with scene of mythic god and goddess driving a horse-drawn chariot, with thirteen cast and reticulated hinged plaques depicting further More ...

Four Sporting Prints by Cecil Alden  (American, b. 1908)

Four Sporting Prints by Cecil Alden (American, b. 1908)

Auction:
2438
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2008
Lot:
1023B
Sold for:
$89$75

Four Sporting Prints by Cecil Alden (American, b. 1908), pencil signed "Cecil Aldin" l.l. More ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
909
Sold for:
$59$50

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Maker's Distribution Center Benefit Screening of Lenny Bruce, Silent Barriers, It May Seem Queer to You, More ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$47$40

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Maker's Distribution Center Benefit Screening of Lenny Bruce, Silent Barriers, It May Seem Queer to You, More ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
1189
Sold for:
$47$40

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Maker's Distribution Center Benefit Screening of Lenny Bruce, Silent Barriers, It May Seem Queer to You, More ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Makers ...

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$47$40

Richard Marshall Merkin (American, b. 1938) Lot of Four Prints: Poster for The Film-Maker's Distribution Center Benefit Screening of Lenny Bruce, Silent Barriers, It May Seem Queer to You, More ...

Framed Collage, Study for Thunder at Rest ,  by William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Framed Collage, Study for Thunder at Rest , by William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2008
Lot:
639A
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Framed Collage, Study for Thunder at Rest, by William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969), signed and dated "Wm. H. Littlefield Nov. 2. 1956" l.r., also inscribed and titled on the reverse. More ...

White Painted Laurel Pattern Cast Iron Seat

White Painted Laurel Pattern Cast Iron Seat

Auction:
2364
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2007
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$588$500

White Painted Laurel Pattern Cast Iron Seat, supported by winged griffins, lg. 40 in. More ...

White Painted Cast Iron Planter

White Painted Cast Iron Planter

Auction:
2364
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2007
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

White Painted Cast Iron Planter, attributed to J.W. Fiske, ht. 34 in., dia. 34 in. More ...

Circa 1914-1920 Photograph Album of Silent Movie Stars

Circa 1914-1920 Photograph Album of Silent Movie Stars

Auction:
2350
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 24, 2007
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Circa 1914-1920 Photograph Album of Silent Movie Stars, on Lubin and Vim movie sets, in casual settings, groups, etc., in Jacksonville Florida, Hawaii, and Asia, including Oliver "Babe" Hardy, More ...

Framed Watercolor and Gouache on Paper Abstract Composition Attributed to   William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Framed Watercolor and Gouache on Paper Abstract Composition Attributed to William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Auction:
2350
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 24, 2007
Lot:
989
Sold for:
$118$100

Framed Watercolor and Gouache on Paper Abstract Composition Attributed to William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969), inscribed "Wm H Littlefield 2 19..." l.r. More ...

Framed Mixed Media Splatter Painting Attributed to William Horace Littlefield   (American, 1902-1969)

Framed Mixed Media Splatter Painting Attributed to William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Auction:
2350
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 24, 2007
Lot:
990
Sold for:
$206$175

Framed Mixed Media Splatter Painting Attributed to William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969), unsigned, inscribed on the reverse. More ...

Framed Watercolor and Gouache Abstract Composition Attributed to William   Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Framed Watercolor and Gouache Abstract Composition Attributed to William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969)

Auction:
2350
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 24, 2007
Lot:
991
Sold for:
$206$175

Framed Watercolor and Gouache Abstract Composition Attributed to William Horace Littlefield (American, 1902-1969), inscribed "Wm. H. Littlefield, March 7, 1955" u.r. More ...

18 GRAFICI/

18 GRAFICI/

Auction:
2310
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 03, 2006
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

18 GRAFICI/A Portfolio Including Works by Jan Battermann (Dutch, 1909-1999); David Abraham Bueno de Mesquita (Dutch, 1889-1962); Jan van Doorn (Dutch, b. 1916); Maurits Cornelis Escher (Dutch, More ...

Wister, Owen (1860-1938)

Wister, Owen (1860-1938)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$499$425

Wister, Owen (1860-1938), The Virginian, A Horseman of the Plains, New York: Macmillan Company, 1902, first edition, original pictorial cloth, 8vo, with slip case, (very good). More ...

Southwest Polished Black Wedding Jar

Southwest Polished Black Wedding Jar

Auction:
2265
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 29, 2005
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$411$350

Southwest Polished Black Wedding Jar, Santa Clara, double spout with connecting handle, old partial craft label on the bottom, ht., 9 1/2 in.Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby More ...

Carved and Painted Wood Cigar Store Dwarf "Virginian" Indian

Carved and Painted Wood Cigar Store Dwarf "Virginian" Indian

Auction:
2266
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 20, 2005
Lot:
714
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Carved and Painted Wood Cigar Store Dwarf "Virginian" Indian, with swing More ...

(Laurencin, Marie, illustrator), Dumas, Alexandre, Fils (1824-1895)

(Laurencin, Marie, illustrator), Dumas, Alexandre, Fils (1824-1895)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$353$300

(Laurencin, Marie, illustrator), Dumas, Alexandre, Fils (1824-1895), Camille (La Dame Aux Camelias, London: Curwen Press, 1937, for the Limited Editions Club, gilt cloth with original glassine wraps More ...

(Limited Editions Club)

(Limited Editions Club)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
447
Sold for:
$294$250

(Limited Editions Club), Dumas, Alexandre, Fils (1824-1895), Camille, 1937, numbered 988 of edition of 1500, illustrated and signed by Marie Laurencin, gilt tooled cream cloth in slip case, folio, More ...

Tennyson, Lord Alfred (1809-1892)

Tennyson, Lord Alfred (1809-1892)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
590
Sold for:
$118$100

Tennyson, Lord Alfred (1809-1892), Two titles, Enoch Arden, London, Edward Moxon, 1864, first edition, cloth, with calf wrap and slip case, 8vo, (wear to cloth, minor bumping, toning); Locksley Hall More ...