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Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator, Boston, c. 1825, book-matched veneered hinged door with half-round moldings enclosing the dial aperture and lower More ...

Isidore-Arnoult Grenot Gilt-brass Figural Calendar Mantel Clock

Isidore-Arnoult Grenot Gilt-brass Figural Calendar Mantel Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Isidore-Arnoult Grenot Gilt-brass Figural Calendar Mantel Clock, France, first half 19th century, finely detailed figure, chariot, and horses with the 4-in. dia. roman numeral porcelain dial marked More ...

Kahlil George Gibran (American, 1922-2008)     Annie

Kahlil George Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Annie

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Kahlil George Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Annie Stamped "K. GIBRAN" under the figure's right leg. Bronze with a black patina, height 12 1/2 in. (31.7 cm). Condition: Holes to underside of More ...

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, 1925-2010)      Abstract Form with Sphere

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, 1925-2010) Abstract Form with Sphere

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
499
Sold for:
$615$500

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, 1925-2010) Abstract Form with Sphere Incised signature "Castillo" l.c. Bronze with a golden patina, 4 x 8 in. (10.2 x 20.3 cm), on a marble base. Condition: More ...

Judy Dater (American, b. 1941)    Twinka, 1970

Judy Dater (American, b. 1941) Twinka, 1970

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$615$500

Judy Dater (American, b. 1941) Twinka, 1970. Signed "Judy Dater" in pencil below the image l.r., titled and dated in pencil on the reverse of the mount l.r., artist's copyright stamp on the More ...

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$308$250

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures, New York, 1996, 1999, 2017, #483, #760, and #620, all signed, numbered, and dated, ht. 3 1/2, 4 1/4, 4 1/2, wd. 8, 9, 8, dp. 5 1/2, 6 1/4, 5 in. Note: "My More ...

Allan D'Arcangelo Paris Review   Serigraph

Allan D'Arcangelo Paris Review Serigraph

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$197$160

Allan D'Arcangelo Paris Review Serigraph, 1965, 19/150, numbered, signed and dated by the artist in pencil, framed, total ht. 33, wd. 26 1/2 in. Note: The Paris Review publishes writings and More ...

Eleven Early Instructional Books

Eleven Early Instructional Books

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$246$200

Eleven Early Instructional Books, titles include The True Portraiture of His Sacred Majestie Charls the II, London, 1660; An Universal Etymological English Dictionary, by N. Bailey, London, 1787; A More ...

Bellori, Giovanni Pietro (1613-1696) Veterum Illustrium Philosophorum, Poetarum, Rhetorum, et Oratorum Imagines.

Bellori, Giovanni Pietro (1613-1696) Veterum Illustrium Philosophorum, Poetarum, Rhetorum, et Oratorum Imagines.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$277$225

Bellori, Giovanni Pietro (1613-1696) Veterum Illustrium Philosophorum, Poetarum, Rhetorum, et Oratorum Imagines. Rome: Jacob de Rubeis, 1685. First edition, folio, illustrated with engraved More ...

Josephus, Flavius (d. circa 100 CE) trans. Thomas Lodge (1558-1625) The Famous and Memorable Works of Josephus, a Man of Much Honour an

Josephus, Flavius (d. circa 100 CE) trans. Thomas Lodge (1558-1625) The Famous and Memorable Works of Josephus, a Man of Much Honour an

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$277$225

Josephus, Flavius (d. circa 100 CE) trans. Thomas Lodge (1558-1625) The Famous and Memorable Works of Josephus, a Man of Much Honour and Learning among the Jews. London: Printed by J[ohn] L[egate] More ...

L'Hermite de Souliers Blanchard Jean Baptiste Francois (d. 1670) Les Eloges de tous Premiers Presidens du Parlement de Paris.

L'Hermite de Souliers Blanchard Jean Baptiste Francois (d. 1670) Les Eloges de tous Premiers Presidens du Parlement de Paris.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$277$225

L'Hermite de Souliers Blanchard Jean Baptiste Francois (d. 1670) Les Eloges de tous Premiers Presidens du Parlement de Paris. Paris: Chez Cardin Besongne, 1645. First edition, folio, engraved title, More ...

Kahlil George Gibran (American, 1922-2008)     Annie

Kahlil George Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Annie

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

Kahlil George Gibran (American, 1922-2008) Annie Stamped "K. GIBRAN" under the figure's right leg. Bronze with a black patina, height 12 1/2 in. (31.7 cm). Condition: Holes to underside of More ...

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
548
Unsold
 

Three Arlan Huang Art Glass Sculptures, New York, 1996, 1999, 2017, #483, #760, and #620, all signed, numbered, and dated, ht. 3 1/2, 4 1/4, 4 1/2, wd. 8, 9, 8, dp. 5 1/2, 6 1/4, 5 in. Note: "My More ...

Jefferson Davis Letter

Jefferson Davis Letter

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1819
Unsold
 

Jefferson Davis Letter, c. 1856, letter from Colonel A. K. Clancy to Jefferson Davis dated May 9, 1856, regarding fence placement at the Arsenal of St. Louis, framed (damage) with a reproduction More ...

Framed Ernest Thompson Seton (American, 1860-1946) Sketch of a Wolf

Framed Ernest Thompson Seton (American, 1860-1946) Sketch of a Wolf

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1381
Sold for:
$135$110

Framed Ernest Thompson Seton (American, 1860-1946) Sketch of a Wolf, 1900, ht. 12, wd. 10 in. More ...

Egyptian Revival Gold and Color Change Sapphire Ring

Egyptian Revival Gold and Color Change Sapphire Ring

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Egyptian Revival Gold and Color Change Sapphire Ring, 20th century, the cushion-cut sapphire with figural shoulders, size 8 1/4. More ...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827)    What! Shall we recieve   [sic  ] Good at the hand of God...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) What! Shall we recieve [sic ] Good at the hand of God...

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) What! Shall we recieve [sic] Good at the hand of God..., from The Book of Job, 1825, (Binyon, 112). Identified within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size More ...

Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952)      Cathay: Poems after Li Po

Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952) Cathay: Poems after Li Po

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$861$700

Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952) Cathay: Poems after Li Po, by Ezra Pound, illustrated with seven prints, 1992, proof outside of the edition of 300, published by the Limited Editions Club, More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil, 1968, from Séries 347, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1969, edition of 50 More ...

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955)      Eight Portraits of Authors and Critics

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Eight Portraits of Authors and Critics

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Eight Portraits of Authors and Critics, including Virgil Thomson, 1936, Christopher Isherwood, 1939, W. Somerset Maugham, 1941, Dorothy Parker, 1943, More ...

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676)      Allegory of Poetry and Music

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676) Allegory of Poetry and Music

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
206
Unsold
 

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676) Allegory of Poetry and Music Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 1/4 x 31 1/2 in. (49.0 x 80.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, fine More ...

Luis Alfredo López Méndez (Venezuelan, 1901-1996)      Still Life with Roses

Luis Alfredo López Méndez (Venezuelan, 1901-1996) Still Life with Roses

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
349
Unsold
 

Luis Alfredo López Méndez (Venezuelan, 1901-1996) Still Life with Roses Signed and dated "lopez-Méndez/1960" l.l. Oil on canvas, 27 1/2 x 34 3/4 in. (69.5 x 88.5 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982)      Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982) Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
351
Unsold
 

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982) Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit Signed "NARVAEZ" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 in. (60.8 x 50.0 cm), framed. Condition: Fine craquelure More ...

Edith Vonnegut (American, b. 1949)      Making the Bed

Edith Vonnegut (American, b. 1949) Making the Bed

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$492$400

Edith Vonnegut (American, b. 1949) Making the Bed Signed and dated "Edith Vonnegut 1993" l.r., titled on a label from Pepper Gallery, Boston, affixed to the stretcher. Oil on linen, 28 x 26 in. More ...

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material.

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$492$400

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material. Two letters typed on Faber & Faber Ltd. letterhead, both addressed to Ellen Wiese, thanking her for More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$246$200

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables. Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. First edition of Alcott's first book, frontispiece and additional full-page illustrations, bound in full medium More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second   ; An Old Fashioned Girl;   [and] Little Men.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second ; An Old Fashioned Girl; [and] Little Men.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036B
Unsold
 

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second ; An Old Fashioned Girl; [and] Little Men. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1869, 1870, and 1871. First edition of each work, all octavo format in 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
Sold for:
$197$160

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 ...

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966) Men of Mark  , First Edition, Signed by Coburn.

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966) Men of Mark , First Edition, Signed by Coburn.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966) Men of Mark, First Edition, Signed by Coburn. London: [printed at the Ballantyne Press in London] Dockworth & Co.; New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913. First More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Beautiful and the Damned  , First Edition, Ex Libris Sheilah Graham.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Beautiful and the Damned , First Edition, Ex Libris Sheilah Graham.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Beautiful and the Damned, First Edition, Ex Libris Sheilah Graham. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. First edition, with Scribner's seal on copyright More ...