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Charles Alfred Meurer (American, 1865-1955)      Trompe l'Oeil Still Life with Currency, Newspaper Clipping, and Lit Cigar

Charles Alfred Meurer (American, 1865-1955) Trompe l'Oeil Still Life with Currency, Newspaper Clipping, and Lit Cigar

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
242
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Charles Alfred Meurer (American, 1865-1955) Trompe l'Oeil Still Life with Currency, Newspaper Clipping, and Lit Cigar Signed and dated "C.A. Meurer/CiN.O. July 91." l.r. Oil on canvas, 11 x 14 More ...

American School, 20th Century      A Father Forced to Enlist

American School, 20th Century A Father Forced to Enlist

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
277
Estimate:
$600 - $800

American School, 20th Century A Father Forced to Enlist Unsigned, inscribed "To the Hon. Pierre Mali, Consul General of Belgium to the United States, with the Compliments of LIFE, April 19, More ...

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (American, 1893-1967)      The Southeast Snowstorm

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (American, 1893-1967) The Southeast Snowstorm

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
335
Estimate:
$20,000 - $30,000

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (American, 1893-1967) The Southeast Snowstorm Signed and dated "C BURCHFIELD 1917" l.r., inscribed and titled "M M/15 [within a circle]/.../Not for sale/B-66a" in More ...

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856.

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1001B
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856. Both letters likely addressed to the Reverend Bishop Samuel Fallows (1835-1922), Head of the Reformed Episcopal Church in the More ...

Curie, Marie (1867-1934) Signed Photograph and Autograph Note Signed, 1921.

Curie, Marie (1867-1934) Signed Photograph and Autograph Note Signed, 1921.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1006
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Curie, Marie (1867-1934) Signed Photograph and Autograph Note Signed, 1921. Henri Manuel's (1874-1947) black-and-white photographic portrait of Curie in a patterned blouse and dark jacket, signed More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1029
Estimate:
$2,000 - $2,500

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919. A series of letters addressed to Ernest Lester Jones (1876-1929), hydrographic and geodetic engineer and More ...

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1038
Estimate:
$200 - $300

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century. Including: Our Young Folks. An Illustrated Magazine for Boys and Girls, Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870, More ...

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences.

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1067
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Cleveland, Parker (1780-1858) An Elementary Treatise on Mineralogy and Geology, Being an Introduction to the Study of these Sciences. Boston: Published by Cummings and Hilliard [and] Cambridge: More ...

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1122
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers, Signed Presentation Copy. London: Jonathan Cape, 1933. Octavo, first edition, second impression, five-line inscription to Elizabeth Farmer dated London, 23 More ...

Scott, Joseph (fl. circa 1795) The United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic Description of the Several States.

Scott, Joseph (fl. circa 1795) The United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic Description of the Several States.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1179
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Scott, Joseph (fl. circa 1795) The United States Gazetteer: Containing an Authentic Description of the Several States. Philadelphia: F. and R. Bailey, 1795. First edition, 12mo, lacking the large More ...

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1803-1857) with Notes by Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) American Ornitholo

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1803-1857) with Notes by Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) American Ornitholo

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1202
Estimate:
$500 - $700

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) and Charles Lucien Bonaparte (1803-1857) with Notes by Sir William Jardine (1800-1874) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States. More ...

United States. Henry Darwin Rogers (1808-1866) and Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871) Atlas of the United States of North America.

United States. Henry Darwin Rogers (1808-1866) and Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871) Atlas of the United States of North America.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1273
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,500

United States. Henry Darwin Rogers (1808-1866) and Alexander Keith Johnston (1804-1871) Atlas of the United States of North America. London: Edward Stanford, 1857. First edition, folio, illustrated More ...

New Haven Clock Co. Patent Timepiece

New Haven Clock Co. Patent Timepiece

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1004
Sold for:
$369$300

New Haven Clock Co. Patent Timepiece, with eglomise panels, label on reverse, ht. 37 in. More ...

Ten Continental Brass and Bronze Items

Ten Continental Brass and Bronze Items

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$308$250

Ten Continental Brass and Bronze Items, including a bulldog letter holder, a recumbent warrior, a bronze figure of a dog, signed "Paillet," and a pair of push-up candlesticks, ht. to 11 1/2 in. More ...

Colonial Williamsburg Queen Anne-style Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Colonial Williamsburg Queen Anne-style Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1099
Unsold
 

Colonial Williamsburg Queen Anne-style Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table, ht. 26 1/2, wd. 25 1/2, dp. 26 in. More ...

Oak Ten-drawer Filing Cabinet with Postcards of the United States

Oak Ten-drawer Filing Cabinet with Postcards of the United States

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1378
Sold for:
$492$400

Oak Ten-drawer Filing Cabinet with Postcards of the United States, ht. 33 1/2, wd. 19 1/2, dp. 20 in. More ...

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Liberty Tea Set

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Liberty Tea Set

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
247
Sold for:
$215$175

Wedgwood Queen's Ware Liberty Tea Set, England, c. 1918, gilt trim and polychrome printed with shield of the United States flanked by flags of the Allies in World War I, including a covered parapet More ...

Seven Wedgwood Commemorative Mugs

Seven Wedgwood Commemorative Mugs

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$431$350

Seven Wedgwood Commemorative Mugs, England, 20th century, five designed by Richard Guyatt including a celebration of the 60th birthday of Queen Elizabeth, number 83 in a limited edition of 500; one More ...

Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Punch Bowl

Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Punch Bowl

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Staffordshire Salt-glazed Stoneware Punch Bowl, England, 18th century, polychrome enamel decorated with central band of floral sprays to exterior, interior center with Chinese-style basket with More ...

Four Minton Bone China Commemorative Beakers

Four Minton Bone China Commemorative Beakers

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$400$325

Four Minton Bone China Commemorative Beakers, England, 1937-53, designed by John Wadsworth, each gilded and polychrome enameled, one with portraits of Their Majesties King George VI and Queen More ...

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$154$125

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner, late 19th/early 20th century, unmarked, lg. 8 3/4 in. Provenance: Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME More ...

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$461$375

Three-piece Group of American Coin Silver Presentation Tableware, Boston, mid-19th century, all engraved to "Mr. James Wood" from the "Friendly Society of Engravers to Calico Printers," including More ...

Gorham Sterling Silver Tea and Coffeepot

Gorham Sterling Silver Tea and Coffeepot

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Gorham Sterling Silver Tea and Coffeepot, Providence, c. 1877, with a leaf motif and stylized flowers similar to that of the "Cluny" pattern on a stippled ground, coffeepot ht. 7 in., approx. 48.3 More ...

Gorham Sterling Silver Coffeepot

Gorham Sterling Silver Coffeepot

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$215$175

Gorham Sterling Silver Coffeepot, Providence, c. 1885, monogrammed, ht. 7 1/2 in., approx. 14.3 troy oz. More ...

James Allan & Co. 14kt Gold Multicolored Box-hinged Hunter-case Watch

James Allan & Co. 14kt Gold Multicolored Box-hinged Hunter-case Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

James Allan & Co. 14kt Gold Multicolored Box-hinged Hunter-case Watch, Charleston, South Carolina, fully engraved and decorated case with central mounted diamond, sunk center porcelain dial with More ...

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$923$750

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1857, engine-turned coin silver case housing the unusual arabic numeral dial with sunk seconds, movement marked "Appleton Tracy & More ...

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, coin silver case with arabic numeral dial, sunk center and seconds bit, damascened 17-jewel, More ...

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$215$175

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, arabic numeral dial with outer minute track and center reading "Waltham Vanguard 23 Jewels," with sunk seconds bit, Geneva stripe More ...

Limited Edition Movado 18kt Gold "1881 Suisse" Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch with Box, Papers, and Book

Limited Edition Movado 18kt Gold "1881 Suisse" Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch with Box, Papers, and Book

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Limited Edition Movado 18kt Gold "1881 Suisse" Perpetual Calendar Wristwatch with Box, Papers, and Book, no. 114, ringed outer case with teardrop-style lugs, silvered dial with applied arabic More ...

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$154$125

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards, David Penney and Howard Brown, four stamps with David Penney signature, outer stock card reading "Marine Timekeepers/Royal Mail/Mint Stamps," and four More ...