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Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien   Sculpture

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
246A
Unsold
 

Samuel Boyer Holvey (1935-2019) Electrobiotic Alien Sculpture, Virginia, late 20th century, metal and wire on wood base, depicting a seven-headed, three-legged alien being, ht. 37 1/2 in. Note: More ...

George Nakashima Black Walnut Slab Coffee Table

George Nakashima Black Walnut Slab Coffee Table

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

George Nakashima Black Walnut Slab Coffee Table, New Hope, Pennsylvania, 1960, free-form slab with feathering and three bow tie joints, top restored by Nakashima Studios, marked "Aaronson" on base, More ...

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall   Art Glass Sculpture

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
586
Unsold
 

Hank Murta Adams Off the Wall Art Glass Sculpture, United States, 2001, cast glass, metal and clay, ht. 31 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 4 3/4 in. Note: Born in 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Adams is More ...

Neil Welliver (American, 1929-2005)      Trout and Reflections

Neil Welliver (American, 1929-2005) Trout and Reflections

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Neil Welliver (American, 1929-2005) Trout and Reflections, 1980, edition of 60, published by the artist, printed by the University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia (Welliver, pp. 56-57). More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) Opticks: or a Treatise of the Reflexions, Refractions, Inflexions and Colours of Light. London: Printed for Sam. Smith, and Benj. Walford, 1704. First edition, first More ...

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams, 18th century, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, central cartouche reading "Fecit for Tho's Williams. More ...

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass, c. 1800, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 7-in. silvered dial engraved with a fleur-de-lis representing north, raised brass center boss engraved "John Heilig. More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      S & H Green Stamps

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps, 1965, from the edition of 6,000 issued as an invitation, printed by Eugene Feldman, Philadelphia, published by the Institute of Contemporary More ...

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929)      Old Square, Philadelphia

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929) Old Square, Philadelphia

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Robert Henri (American, 1865-1929) Old Square, Philadelphia Signed faintly "Robert ..." l.l., identified on exhibition labels from The New York Cultural Center and from Naussau County Museum of More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

John French Sloan (American, 1871-1951)      White House, Pennsylvania

John French Sloan (American, 1871-1951) White House, Pennsylvania

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

John French Sloan (American, 1871-1951) White House, Pennsylvania Signed "-John Sloan-" l.l., identified on labels from Kraushaar Galleries, New York, and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art (see More ...

Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841-1919)    Descending the Staircase

Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841-1919) Descending the Staircase

Auction:
3081T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 08, 2018
Lot:
1168
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841-1919) Descending the Staircase. Signed with initials "ELH" l.l., identified on an unattributed label affixed to the back of the frame. Oil on paper laid down More ...

Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841-1919)    Descending the Staircase

Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841-1919) Descending the Staircase

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
269
Unsold
 

Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841-1919) Descending the Staircase. Signed with initials "ELH" l.l., identified on an unattributed label affixed to the back of the frame. Oil on paper laid down More ...

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922)      George Washington at Valley Forge

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge Signed "H.M/ SHRADY" in the bronze on the top of the base near the horse's rear hooves, incised "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS More ...

Leon Golub (American, 1922-2004)      Dancing Men

Leon Golub (American, 1922-2004) Dancing Men

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1287
Sold for:
$185$150

Leon Golub (American, 1922-2004) Dancing Men, 1993, edition of 100, published by the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, and Brand X Editions, New York. More ...

Anne Chu (American, b. 1959)      XIX

Anne Chu (American, b. 1959) XIX

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1311
Sold for:
$492$400

Anne Chu (American, b. 1959) XIX, from the Blue Jay Monotypes, 2010, published by the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Signed and dated "Anne Chu 10" in More ...

Anne Chu (American, b. 1959)      XIX

Anne Chu (American, b. 1959) XIX

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
56
Unsold
 

Anne Chu (American, b. 1959) XIX, from the Blue Jay Monotypes, 2010, published by the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia. Signed and dated "Anne Chu 10" in More ...

Leon Golub (American, 1922-2004)      Dancing Men

Leon Golub (American, 1922-2004) Dancing Men

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Leon Golub (American, 1922-2004) Dancing Men, 1993, edition of 100, published by the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, and Brand X Editions, New York. More ...

Three Framed Items

Three Framed Items

Auction:
2967T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 08, 2016
Lot:
2503
Sold for:
$62$50

Three Framed Items, an engraving of the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library at Bucknell University, an illuminated manuscript page, and a charcoal sketch of a man with a kippah. More ...

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904)      Pink Rose

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904) Pink Rose

Auction:
2896B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 13, 2016
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904) Pink Rose Signed and dated "MJ Heade/1878." l.l. Oil on canvas, 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (38.8 x 26.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, minor retouch, areas More ...

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass, c. 1800, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 6 1/2-in. silvered dial engraved with a fleur-de-lis representing north, raised center reading John Heilig Germantown, outer More ...

Collection of Ships' Papers and Related Documents 18th and 19th Century.

Collection of Ships' Papers and Related Documents 18th and 19th Century.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$584$475

Collection of Ships' Papers and Related Documents 18th and 19th Century. Archive of printed and manuscript material related to American shipping. More ...

Arts & Crafts Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Pendant Necklace, Frank Gardner Hale

Arts & Crafts Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Pendant Necklace, Frank Gardner Hale

Auction:
2847B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 29, 2015
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Arts & Crafts Gold, Enamel, and Gem-set Pendant Necklace, Frank Gardner Hale, designed as a stylized butterfly with carved serpentine wings and flexibly-set enamel center, suspending carved green More ...

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904)      Pink Rose

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904) Pink Rose

Auction:
2839T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 02, 2015
Lot:
1130
Unsold
 

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904) Pink Rose Signed and dated "MJ Heade/1878." l.l. Oil on canvas, 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (38.8 x 26.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, minor retouch, areas More ...

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904)      Pink Rose

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904) Pink Rose

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
242
Unsold
 

Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819-1904) Pink Rose Signed and dated "MJ Heade/1878." l.l. Oil on canvas, 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in. (38.8 x 26.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, minor retouch, areas More ...

Charles Webster Hawthorne (American, 1872-1930)      Flower Girl

Charles Webster Hawthorne (American, 1872-1930) Flower Girl

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
334
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Charles Webster Hawthorne (American, 1872-1930) Flower Girl Signed faintly "Hawthorne" u.r., label from William Macbeth Gallery, New York, on verso. Oil on canvas laid down on panel, 22 x 18 More ...

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912-2004)      Blue Flower

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912-2004) Blue Flower

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,539,000$1,300,000

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912-2004) Blue Flower, 1962 Titled, signed, and dated "Blue Flower/a. martin/62" on the reverse, identified on labels from Robert Elkon Gallery, New York, the More ...

Richard Budman Glass Face Vase

Richard Budman Glass Face Vase

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$185$150

Richard Budman Glass Face Vase, second half 20th century, depicting a surreal bust of a man in hues of orange and purple, signed on underside of base, ht. 14 1/2, wd. 8 1/2, dp. 5 3/4 in. Note: More ...

Kline, Franz (1910-1962) Autograph Letter Signed with Drawings and Envelope, 18 November 1931.

Kline, Franz (1910-1962) Autograph Letter Signed with Drawings and Envelope, 18 November 1931.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Kline, Franz (1910-1962) Autograph Letter Signed with Drawings and Envelope, 18 November 1931. Single page of Boston University stationery, inscribed on both sides, with the holograph envelope. To More ...

Thirty-three Miscellaneous Wedgwood Plates

Thirty-three Miscellaneous Wedgwood Plates

Auction:
2716M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 10, 2014
Lot:
734
Sold for:
$123$100

Thirty-three Miscellaneous Wedgwood Plates, including commemorative plates of the University of Pennsylvania and Wellesley College, and numerous plates in the View of London series, (imperfections), More ...