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Sanford Robinson Gifford (American, 1823-1880)      Sketch of the Lago di Nemi

Sanford Robinson Gifford (American, 1823-1880) Sketch of the Lago di Nemi

Auction:
3338B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 24, 2020
Lot:
230
Estimate:
$200,000 - $300,000

Sanford Robinson Gifford (American, 1823-1880) Sketch of the Lago di Nemi Signed and dated "S. R. Gifford/18[57?]" l.r. Oil on canvas, 13 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (34.5 x 52.2 cm), framed (in a liner, More ...

Cartailhac, Emile (1845-1921) and Henri Breuil (1877-1961) La Caverne dAltamira a Santillane pres Santander (Espagne), Authors Signed

Cartailhac, Emile (1845-1921) and Henri Breuil (1877-1961) La Caverne dAltamira a Santillane pres Santander (Espagne), Authors Signed

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$148$120

Cartailhac, Emile (1845-1921) and Henri Breuil (1877-1961) La Caverne d'Altamira a Santillane pres Santander (Espagne), Author's Signed Presentation Copy. Monaco: Imprimerie de Monaco, 1906. First More ...

Thomas, Isaiah (1749-1831) The History of Printing in America  , Author's Presentation Copy.

Thomas, Isaiah (1749-1831) The History of Printing in America , Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3311T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 11, 2019
Lot:
1334
Sold for:
$492$400

Thomas, Isaiah (1749-1831) The History of Printing in America, Author's Presentation Copy. Worcester: Isaiah Thomas Jun., Isaac Sturtevant, Printer, 1810. Volume one only of two, octavo, inscribed More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Box with Drawer

Paint-decorated Pine Box with Drawer

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$52,275$42,500

Paint-decorated Pine Box with Drawer, attributed to Robert Crosman, Taunton, Massachusetts, c. 1727, the molded lift top opens to a well, on a dovetail-constructed box with applied single-arch More ...

Causeus, Michael Angelus [aka Michel-Ange de la Chausse] (1660-1724) Romanum Museum sive Thesaurus Eruditae Antiquitatis.

Causeus, Michael Angelus [aka Michel-Ange de la Chausse] (1660-1724) Romanum Museum sive Thesaurus Eruditae Antiquitatis.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$677$550

Causeus, Michael Angelus [aka Michel-Ange de la Chausse] (1660-1724) Romanum Museum sive Thesaurus Eruditae Antiquitatis. Rome: Sumptibus Fausti Amidbi, 1746. Two folio volumes, title pages printed More ...

Missale Romanum, ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilii Tridentini Restitutum.

Missale Romanum, ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilii Tridentini Restitutum.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$246$200

Missale Romanum, ex Decreto Sacrosancti Concilii Tridentini Restitutum. Venice: Paulus Balleonius, 1711. Large quarto, title page printed in black and red, illustrated with copper-plate title More ...

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae.

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae. Gorlitz: Matthias Menius, Ambrosius Fritsch, 1672. First edition, folio, title page More ...

Thomas, Elias (1710-1779) Family Bible. The Holy Bible.

Thomas, Elias (1710-1779) Family Bible. The Holy Bible.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$400$325

Thomas, Elias (1710-1779) Family Bible. The Holy Bible. [Amsterdam?]: Printed in the year, 1715. Folio, bound with The Book of Common Prayer, and the New Testament, authorized version, with the More ...

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$738$600

Anson, George (1697-1762) A Voyage round the World, in the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. London: for the Author by John and Paul Knapton, 1748. First edition, large quarto, illustrated with More ...

Brinkley, Captain Francis, ed. (1841-1912) Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and

Brinkley, Captain Francis, ed. (1841-1912) Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1058A
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Brinkley, Captain Francis, ed. (1841-1912) Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars. Boston: J.B. Millet Co., 1897-1898. The Imperial More ...

MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746) An Account of Sir Isaac Newtons Philosophical Discoveries, in Four Books. [...] Published from the Author

MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746) An Account of Sir Isaac Newtons Philosophical Discoveries, in Four Books. [...] Published from the Author

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1126
Sold for:
$185$150

MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746) An Account of Sir Isaac Newton's Philosophical Discoveries, in Four Books. [...] Published from the Author's Manuscript Papers by Patrick Murdoch. London: printed for A. More ...

ONeill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limite

ONeill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limite

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$185$150

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Anna Christie; Marco Millions; Strange Interlude; [and] George Pierce Baker, a Memorial: Four Signed Limited Edition Titles. Anna Christie, New York: Horace Liveright, More ...

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton  , Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden.

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton , Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1197
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton, Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden. London [i.e., Paris]: [Prault], 1738. Second (Nouvelle) edition, octavo, with More ...

Thirty-three Mostly Limited Edition Sporting Books

Thirty-three Mostly Limited Edition Sporting Books

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1078
Unsold
 

Thirty-three Mostly Limited Edition Sporting Books, including The Waterfowl Gunner's Book, edition 730/1000, with signatures of F. Phillips Williamson, editor, and Donald Shoffstall, illustrator, More ...

Six Chinese Art Reference Books

Six Chinese Art Reference Books

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
467
Sold for:
$492$400

Six Chinese Art Reference Books, Stanley Charles Nott, Chinese Jades in the Stanley Charles Nott Collection, limited edition No. 100 of 1000, signed by author, West Palm Beach, Florida: Norton More ...

Thirty-three Mostly Limited Edition Sporting Books

Thirty-three Mostly Limited Edition Sporting Books

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1586
Unsold
 

Thirty-three Mostly Limited Edition Sporting Books, including The Waterfowl Gunner's Book, edition 730/1000, with signatures of F. Phillips Williamson, editor, and Donald Shoffstall, illustrator, 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 ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$984$800

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inha

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inha

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
201
Unsold
 

Ogilby, John (1600-1676) America: Being the Latest, and Most Accurate Description of the New World; Containing the Original of the Inhabitants, and the Remarkable Voyages thither. London: by the More ...

Rice, William (fl. circa 1850) Tiger-Shooting in India.

Rice, William (fl. circa 1850) Tiger-Shooting in India.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$185$150

Rice, William (fl. circa 1850) Tiger-Shooting in India. London: Smith, Elder, & Co.; Bombay: Smith, Taylor, and Co., 1857. Large octavo, illustrated with twelve chromolithographs from the author's More ...

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$185$150

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur. Stockholm: Bröderna Lagerström, 1906. Folio, limited edition, number 260, printed in red and More ...

Osvald Siren, The Walls and Gates of Peking

Osvald Siren, The Walls and Gates of Peking

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Osvald Siren, The Walls and Gates of Peking, London, 1924, limited edition 341 of 800, with illustrations of photographs by the author and Chinese architectural drawings. More ...

Photography Books Signed by Authors to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Photography Books Signed by Authors to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1461
Unsold
 

Photography Books Signed by Authors to Marie Cosindas (1923-2017), Eight Titles. Including: Betty Kirke's Madeleine Vionnet, San Francisco: [Printed in Japan for] Chronicle, 1991, inscribed and More ...

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells. London: by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition, lacking the errata leaf, quarto, illustrated with More ...

Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern.

Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
62
Unsold
 

Evelyn, John (1620-1706) Numismata. A Discourse of Medals, Antient and Modern. London: Benj. Tooke at the Middle Temple-Gate, in Fleetstreet, 1697. First edition, folio, title page printed in red More ...

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India. London: for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at his Shop at the Sign of the Anchor on the More ...

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

Galileo, Galilei (1564-1642) trans. Thomas Salusbury (d. 1666) Mathematical Collections and Translations the First Tome. London: Printed by William Leybourn, 1661. First edition of Galileo's works More ...

Glauber, Johann Rudolf (1604-1670) The Works of the Highly Experienced and Famous Chymist Containing Great Variety of Choice Secrets in

Glauber, Johann Rudolf (1604-1670) The Works of the Highly Experienced and Famous Chymist Containing Great Variety of Choice Secrets in

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Glauber, Johann Rudolf (1604-1670) The Works of the Highly Experienced and Famous Chymist Containing Great Variety of Choice Secrets in Medicine and Alchymy. London: Printed by Thomas Milbourn, for More ...

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant.

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Hewlett, John (fl. circa 1665) The Description and Use of a Quadrant. London: Printed for the Author, 1665. First edition, octavo, illustrated with folding engraving of the quadrant, woodcut text More ...

Lamb, Francis (fl. circa 1673) Astroscopium: or Two Hemispheres, Containing all the Northern and Southern Constellations.

Lamb, Francis (fl. circa 1673) Astroscopium: or Two Hemispheres, Containing all the Northern and Southern Constellations.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Lamb, Francis (fl. circa 1673) Astroscopium: or Two Hemispheres, Containing all the Northern and Southern Constellations. London: Printed by W. Leybourn, for the author, and are to be sold by R. More ...