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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
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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 ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Autograph Letter Signed as Secretary of State, Philadelphia, 5 November 1793.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Autograph Letter Signed as Secretary of State, Philadelphia, 5 November 1793.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Autograph Letter Signed as Secretary of State, Philadelphia, 5 November 1793. Single laid bifolium inscribed over one page, with address panel on outer verso of the More ...

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Document Signed as President, Washington, DC, 3 March 1835.

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Document Signed as President, Washington, DC, 3 March 1835.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$677$550

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Document Signed as President, Washington, DC, 3 March 1835. Engraved document fulfilled by hand appointing Joseph Borras of Spain Consul of the United States of America More ...

Napoleon Premier Consul de la Republique Francaise   Stipple Engraving

Napoleon Premier Consul de la Republique Francaise Stipple Engraving

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$123$100

Napoleon Premier Consul de la Republique Francaise Stipple Engraving, France, 19th century, oval portrait, inscribed on back of frame "This portrait of Napoleon was in the house of Mrs. Jesse More ...

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Document Signed, 1 February 1875.

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Document Signed, 1 February 1875.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$738$600

Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885) Document Signed, 1 February 1875. Single page engraved, sealed document, fulfilled by hand, countersigned by Secretary of State Hamilton Fish. Appointing Charles Morton More ...

Spanish Language Manuscript Letter Book Regarding Shipping, 1797-1817.

Spanish Language Manuscript Letter Book Regarding Shipping, 1797-1817.

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1165
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Spanish Language Manuscript Letter Book Regarding Shipping, 1797-1817. A collection of manuscript retained copies in a secretarial hand, thousands of letters in Spanish, written by Antonio Argote More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Document Signed, 10 December 1907.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Document Signed, 10 December 1907.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$523$425

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Document Signed, 10 December 1907. Partially printed paper document fulfilled by hand, nominating Samuel T. Lee of Michigan Consul to Nogales, Mexico, with the More ...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Two Signed Documents, 1848 and 1854.

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Two Signed Documents, 1848 and 1854.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$584$475

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Two Signed Documents, 1848 and 1854. Typographical document fulfilled in a secretarial manuscript hand with Hawthorne's signature as a collector at the port of More ...

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-four Volumes.

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-four Volumes.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$984$800

Decorative Bindings, Sets, Twenty-four Volumes. Including: Louis Adolphe Thiers's History of the Consulate and the Empire of France under Napoleon, London: Chatto & Windus, 1893, in twelve octavo More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) The Writings  , Federal Edition, with a Signed Document.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) The Writings , Federal Edition, with a Signed Document.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) The Writings, Federal Edition, with a Signed Document. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, Knickerbocker Press, 1905. Limited edition set of eight large octavo volumes, More ...

Mussolini, Benito (1883-1945) My Autobiography  , Signed Copy, First Edition.

Mussolini, Benito (1883-1945) My Autobiography , Signed Copy, First Edition.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$923$750

Mussolini, Benito (1883-1945) My Autobiography, Signed Copy, First Edition. New York: Scribner's, 1928. Octavo, signed by Mussolini on title, with a typed letter from the Royal Consul General of More ...

Lescallier, Baron Daniel (1743-1822) Coded Letter, Signed, New York, 19 November 1812.

Lescallier, Baron Daniel (1743-1822) Coded Letter, Signed, New York, 19 November 1812.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$215$175

Lescallier, Baron Daniel (1743-1822) Coded Letter, Signed, New York, 19 November 1812. Single large bifolium sheet inscribed on four pages. From Lescallier, the French Consul General to the United More ...

Lescallier, Baron Daniel (1743-1822) Coded Letter, Signed, New York, 19 November 1812.

Lescallier, Baron Daniel (1743-1822) Coded Letter, Signed, New York, 19 November 1812.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
35
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Lescallier, Baron Daniel (1743-1822) Coded Letter, Signed, New York, 19 November 1812. Single large bifolium sheet inscribed on four pages. From Lescallier, the French Consul General to the United More ...

Carte-de-visite Photo Album Including Soldiers

Carte-de-visite Photo Album Including Soldiers

Auction:
2708T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Feb 25, 2014
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$738$600

Carte-de-visite Photo Album Including Soldiers, c. late 19th century, consul to Egypt William Sydney Thayer, Col. A.S. Hartwell, 55th Massachussetts Regiment, and others. More ...

"Modle Jury Rudder" in a Brass and Glass Case

"Modle Jury Rudder" in a Brass and Glass Case

Auction:
2708T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Feb 25, 2014
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$123$100

"Modle Jury Rudder" in a Brass and Glass Case, 19th century, the 17-in. rudder made of wood panels woven with jute and string with a leather wrapped handle and a lead edge, the brass case engraved More ...

Sandow, Eugen (1867-1925) Sandow on Physical Training ,  Signed Copy.   ed. G. Mercer Adam.

Sandow, Eugen (1867-1925) Sandow on Physical Training , Signed Copy. ed. G. Mercer Adam.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$180$150

Sandow, Eugen (1867-1925) Sandow on Physical Training, Signed Copy. ed. G. Mercer Adam. New York: J. Selwin Tait & Sons, 1894. First edition, signed by Sandow with an inscription in another hand More ...

Masonic Olivewood Wages Box

Masonic Olivewood Wages Box

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2013
Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$150$125

Masonic Olivewood Wages Box, Jerusalem, 1880s, containing two hand-blown glass bottles with olive oil and wine, each engraved with Square and Compasses, central compartment with wheat, U.S. More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 5 February 1815.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 5 February 1815.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Paris, 5 February 1815. Two inscribed pages on a wove paper bifolium with holograph self-envelope on the verso of the conjugate leaf, with More ...

Sandow, Eugen (1867-1925) Sandow on Physical Training ,  Signed Copy.   ed. G. Mercer Adam.

Sandow, Eugen (1867-1925) Sandow on Physical Training , Signed Copy. ed. G. Mercer Adam.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
311
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Sandow, Eugen (1867-1925) Sandow on Physical Training, Signed Copy. ed. G. Mercer Adam. New York: J. Selwin Tait & Sons, 1894. First edition, signed by Sandow with an inscription in another hand More ...

Buchanan, James, British Consul to New York (1772-1851) Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians, wi

Buchanan, James, British Consul to New York (1772-1851) Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians, wi

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$150$150

Buchanan, James, British Consul to New York (1772-1851) Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians, with a Plan for their Melioration. New York: Published by William More ...

Chile Broadside July 9, 1812.

Chile Broadside July 9, 1812.

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$325$325

Chile Broadside July 9, 1812. 5 1/2 x 7 3/4 in., mounted and framed, corners held in place by four red gummed labels, old folds, some minor spotting and edge browning. This broadside is listed as More ...

Greene, Graham (1904-1991) Seven Novels:

Greene, Graham (1904-1991) Seven Novels:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$80$80

Greene, Graham (1904-1991) Seven Novels: The Quiet American, New York: Viking, 1956; A Burnt Out Case, New York: Viking, 1961; The Honorary Consul, New York: Simon and Schuster, [1973]; A Sort of More ...

Four Busts Depicting Napoleon

Four Busts Depicting Napoleon

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$500$500

Four Busts Depicting Napoleon, a bisque porcelain depicting "Napoleon Consul" with a Dore Sevres porcelain pedestal base, a plaster bust with onyx base, a Meissen-style bisque porcelain, and a resin More ...

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document.

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$480$400

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document. Washington, D.C., March 10, 1842. Engraved document completed in ink by hand appointing F.M. Dimond of Rhode Island American Consul to Vera Cruz, Mexico, More ...

Buchanan, James, British Consul to New York (1772-1851) Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians, wi

Buchanan, James, British Consul to New York (1772-1851) Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians, wi

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
249
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Buchanan, James, British Consul to New York (1772-1851) Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians, with a Plan for their Melioration. New York: Published by William More ...

Greene, Graham (1904-1991) Seven Novels:

Greene, Graham (1904-1991) Seven Novels:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
320
Unsold
 

Greene, Graham (1904-1991) Seven Novels: The Quiet American, New York: Viking, 1956; A Burnt Out Case, New York: Viking, 1961; The Honorary Consul, New York: Simon and Schuster, [1973]; A Sort of More ...

Chinese Export Silver Presentation Bowl

Chinese Export Silver Presentation Bowl

Auction:
2615B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 06, 2012
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

Chinese Export Silver Presentation Bowl, Shanghai, c. 1919, with two handles and a lobed lower body, upper body with incised Chinese characters to one side and on the other an English inscription: More ...

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902)      Head of Christ

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ Signed and dated "ThNast/1900" l.r., numbered "10.20..." in red on the stretcher, with a label from Abbey Art Galleries, Pittsburgh, affixed to More ...

Painted Wood Ship Weathervane

Painted Wood Ship Weathervane

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
232A
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Painted Wood Ship Weathervane, reportedly made by a Portuguese laborer who was brought to Vermont by William Jarvis (1770-1845), U.S. consul to Portugal, 1802-1811, three-masted vessel, with More ...

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875)

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$593$500

Johnson, Andrew (1808-1875), Signed document, one page, March 15th, 1866, diplomatic appointment issued to Friederick Kuhne as Consul General of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach at New York, countersigned by More ...