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Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Thomas Eakins

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Thomas Eakins

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
294
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Thomas Eakins. Signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., inscribed "proof [trial]" in pencil l.l. Wood engraving with color, image size 5 1/2 x 3 in., framed. More ...

Exotic Wood- and Bone-inlaid Cordial Set

Exotic Wood- and Bone-inlaid Cordial Set

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1026
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Exotic Wood- and Bone-inlaid Cordial Set, late 19th century, inlaid with squares of dark exotic hardwood and engraved inlaid bone scrollwork, the serpentine hinged front and top open to reveal four More ...

Timor Female Figure

Timor Female Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$185$150

Timor Female Figure, with no feet, standing in a block with bent legs, rounded torso and arms attached by wood pegs, glass bead eyes, the chest engraved with a geometric pattern, ht. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Plateau Beaded Model Cradle with Doll

Plateau Beaded Model Cradle with Doll

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Plateau Beaded Model Cradle with Doll, fourth quarter 19th century, cloth-covered tapered wood frame, fully beaded with multicolored floral devices, roll-beaded protective bar with trade bead More ...

Engraved Wood Drinking Vessel

Engraved Wood Drinking Vessel

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1272
Sold for:
$12$10

Engraved Wood Drinking Vessel, Kuba, Congo, mid-20th century, with engraved geometric designs on the body of the cup, ht. 7 3/4 in. More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1500
Sold for:
$74$60

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau. [San Francisco: Mackenzie Harris Corp.] for the Yolla Bolly Press of Covelo, California, 1986. Limited More ...

Jesuit Authors, Six Titles in Six Volumes.

Jesuit Authors, Six Titles in Six Volumes.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$308$250

Jesuit Authors, Six Titles in Six Volumes. Including: Johann Niess's Alphabetum Christi, Dilingae: Federle, 1670, 12mo, new parchment over old boards; Balduini Cabilliavi E Soc. Iesu Magdalena, More ...

Kane, Paul (1810-1871) Wanderings of an Artist among the Indians of North America.

Kane, Paul (1810-1871) Wanderings of an Artist among the Indians of North America.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$492$400

Kane, Paul (1810-1871) Wanderings of an Artist among the Indians of North America. London: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts, 1859. First edition, octavo, illustrated with More ...

Keating, William H. (1799-1840) Narrative of an Expedition to the Source of St. Peters River, Lake Winnepeek, Lake of the Woods, &c. P

Keating, William H. (1799-1840) Narrative of an Expedition to the Source of St. Peters River, Lake Winnepeek, Lake of the Woods, &c. P

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
174
Sold for:
$338$275

Keating, William H. (1799-1840) Narrative of an Expedition to the Source of St. Peter's River, Lake Winnepeek, Lake of the Woods, &c. Performed in the Year 1823 by J.C. Calhoun. London: Printed for More ...

Riis, Jacob A. (1849-1914) How the Other Half Lives, Studies among the Tenements of New York.

Riis, Jacob A. (1849-1914) How the Other Half Lives, Studies among the Tenements of New York.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$677$550

Riis, Jacob A. (1849-1914) How the Other Half Lives, Studies among the Tenements of New York. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1890. First edition, octavo, illustrated with text diagrams and wood More ...

Tommy Simpson (American, b. 1939)      Ride 'um Cowboy

Tommy Simpson (American, b. 1939) Ride 'um Cowboy

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
71
Sold for:
$369$300

Tommy Simpson (American, b. 1939) Ride 'um Cowboy Signed "Tommy '03" in pencil on the underside, title engraved on the plinth. Wood, wire, metal, and found objects, lg. 13 1/2 in. Condition: More ...

Saudi Silver Presentation Sword

Saudi Silver Presentation Sword

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$861$700

Saudi Silver Presentation Sword, c. 20th century, silver pommel and counter-guard with a silver chain with a coin, steel blade with an engraved sun and man with a sword, silver covered wood scabbard More ...

Smith & Wesson Model 18 Double-action Revolver

Smith & Wesson Model 18 Double-action Revolver

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$677$550

Smith & Wesson Model 18 Double-action Revolver, c. late 1950s, serial number K161947, .22 Long Rifle caliber, blued-steel frame with appropriate roller engraved markings, checkered wood grips with More ...

Savage Arms Model 101 Single-shot Pistol

Savage Arms Model 101 Single-shot Pistol

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$154$125

Savage Arms Model 101 Single-shot Pistol, late 1950s/early 1960s, serial number 5176, .22 Long Rifle caliber, blued frame with proper Savage roller engraved markings on barrel, molded plastic More ...

Two Framed George Washington Pieces

Two Framed George Washington Pieces

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1615
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Framed George Washington Pieces, America, mid-19th century, a small round oak frame with print depicting Mount Vernon, Washington's tomb, and a bust of Washington, the back noting that the frame More ...

Six Decorative Items

Six Decorative Items

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$185$150

Six Decorative Items, a Georgian inlaid mahogany tea caddy, a pair of brass candlesticks, a brass chamberstick, an engraved brass and wood bedwarmer, and a colorless glass oil lamp. More ...

George II Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup and Cover

George II Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup and Cover

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

George II Sterling Silver Two-handled Cup and Cover, London 1749-50, William Cripps, maker, with a later floral chasing throughout and central engraved coat of arms, ht. 11 3/4 in., approx. 63.6 More ...

Bird's-eye Maple and Cherry Federal Tall Clock.

Bird's-eye Maple and Cherry Federal Tall Clock.

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Bird's-eye Maple and Cherry Federal Tall Clock. c. 1810, New York, swan's neck hood above the freestanding turned columns that flank the roman numeral painted iron dial with moonphase in the arch, More ...

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1875, pierced brass instrument with engraved protractor scale divided 90-0-90, arms engraved "Pat'd by Harvey Linton March More ...

H.B. Nims & Co. 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

H.B. Nims & Co. 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

H.B. Nims & Co. 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, Troy, New York, twelve printed colored gores with hour rings at the North Pole, analemma in the Pacific, cartouche reading in part "The Franklin More ...

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)      Forest Pool

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Forest Pool

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Forest Pool, 1927, edition of 150 (Jones, 14). Signed "Rockwell Kent" in pencil l.r. Wood engraving on wove paper, image size 5 1/2 x 8 1/8 in. (13.9 x 20.5 More ...

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)      Precipice

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Precipice

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$800$650

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Precipice, 1927, edition of 100 (Jones, 15). Signed "Rockwell Kent" in pencil l.r. Wood engraving on cream wove paper, image size 8 1/8 x 5 1/2 in. (20.5 x More ...

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)      Starlight

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Starlight

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Starlight, 1930, edition of 120 (Jones, 52). Signed "Rockwell Kent." in pencil l.r. Wood engraving on gray paper, image size 5 1/4 x 6 7/8 in. (13.3 x 17.4 More ...

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)      Starry Night

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Starry Night

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Starry Night, 1933, edition of 1,750 (Jones, 103). Signed "Rockwell Kent" in pencil l.r. Wood engraving on Japan paper, image size 7 x 4 15/16 in. (17.7 x More ...

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971)      Night Flight

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Night Flight

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Rockwell Kent (American, 1882-1971) Night Flight, 1941, edition of 150 (Jones, 132). Signed "Rockwell Kent" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l. Chiaroscuro wood engraving in black and More ...

Engraved Wood Drinking Vessel

Engraved Wood Drinking Vessel

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1160
Unsold
 

Engraved Wood Drinking Vessel, Kuba, Congo, mid-20th century, with engraved geometric designs on the body of the cup, ht. 7 3/4 in. More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1478
Unsold
 

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau. [San Francisco: Mackenzie Harris Corp.] for the Yolla Bolly Press of Covelo, California, 1986. Limited More ...

Three Prints:      Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) and Gabriel Dauchot (French, 1927-2005).

Three Prints: Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) and Gabriel Dauchot (French, 1927-2005).

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1227
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Prints: Georges Rouault (French, 1871-1958) and Gabriel Dauchot (French, 1927-2005). Two Rouault prints signed or initialed in the matrix, wood engravings on paper, and one Dauchot print of More ...

Charles Mottram (British, 1807-1876), After Henry Courtney Selous (British, 1811-1890)  Two Works: Jerusalem in Her Grande...

Charles Mottram (British, 1807-1876), After Henry Courtney Selous (British, 1811-1890) Two Works: Jerusalem in Her Grande...

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
532
Sold for:
$984$800

Charles Mottram (British, 1807-1876), After Henry Courtney Selous (British, 1811-1890) Two Works: Jerusalem in Her Grandeur, A.D. 33 and Jerusalem in Her Fall. Unsigned, titled and inscribed More ...

Indian Short Sword

Indian Short Sword

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$400$325

Indian Short Sword, last quarter 19th century, steel blade engraved with designs, with cutout dagger motif and wood handle, lg. 20 3/4 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...