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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 ...

Carved and Painted Eider Decoy

Carved and Painted Eider Decoy

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$800$650

Carved and Painted Eider Decoy, Nova Scotia, late 19th/early 20th century, with applied head, painted face and back feather pattern, lead weights applied to the base, lg. 16 1/2 in. Provenance: More ...

Nine Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures

Nine Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$554$450

Nine Miniature Carved and Painted Bird Figures, Helen Lay Strong, third quarter 20th century, including Baltimore Oriole, Eastern Bluebird, Nuthatch, and Pileated Woodpecker, most signed, dated, and More ...

Federal Red-stained Maple and Pine Drop-leaf Table

Federal Red-stained Maple and Pine Drop-leaf Table

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1305
Sold for:
$37$30

Federal Red-stained Maple and Pine Drop-leaf Table, possibly Nova Scotia, 19th century, ht. 29, wd. 48 1/4, dp. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Carolyn Evans Bronze Sculpture Spring

Carolyn Evans Bronze Sculpture Spring

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$369$300

Carolyn Evans Bronze Sculpture Spring Natick, Massachusetts, 1982 Depicting a female figure with a dog, signed C. Evans, 82, 5/5, ht. 35 in. The lot is accompanied by an invoice from Munson More ...

Platte Valley Staright Corn Whiskey   6 Years Old

Platte Valley Staright Corn Whiskey 6 Years Old

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3048
Sold for:
$111$90

Platte Valley Staright Corn Whiskey 6 Years Old Massachusetts McCormick Distilling Co., Weston, Massachusetts, c. 1971, "aged in the hills," antique-style whiskey crock, 43% 1 4/5 quart bottle More ...

Rock, Rye and Horehound Cordial, 1 demi bottle

Rock, Rye and Horehound Cordial, 1 demi bottle

Auction:
3096T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 17, 2018
Lot:
1702
Sold for:
$185$150

Rock, Rye and Horehound Cordial Boston Thomas L Smith & Sons, 21 Washington Street, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1900, "for throat and lung troubles," some sediment 1 demi bottle More ...

Kingsdale Straight Rye Whiskey 4 Years Old, 3 quart bottles

Kingsdale Straight Rye Whiskey 4 Years Old, 3 quart bottles

Auction:
3096T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Apr 17, 2018
Lot:
1920
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Kingsdale Straight Rye Whiskey 4 Years Old Illinois James J Sullivan, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1942, u: low to high shoulder, some sediment on bottom, 45% 3 quart bottles More ...

Carved and Painted Wood Goose

Carved and Painted Wood Goose

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$584$475

Carved and Painted Wood Goose, reportedly from Nova Scotia, (imperfections), ht. 14, lg. 29, dp. 9 in. More ...

Federal Red-stained Maple and Pine Drop-leaf Table

Federal Red-stained Maple and Pine Drop-leaf Table

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
502
Unsold
 

Federal Red-stained Maple and Pine Drop-leaf Table, possibly Nova Scotia, 19th century, ht. 29, wd. 48 1/4, dp. 21 1/2 in. More ...

William Pierce Stubbs (Maine, Massachusetts, 1842-1909), Portrait of the Sarah Pauline Flying an American Flag, Probably off Scituate,

William Pierce Stubbs (Maine, Massachusetts, 1842-1909), Portrait of the Sarah Pauline Flying an American Flag, Probably off Scituate,

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

William Pierce Stubbs (Maine, Massachusetts, 1842-1909) Portrait of the Sarah Pauline Flying an American Flag, Probably off Scituate, Massachusetts Signed "STUBBS" l.l., the ship identified on a More ...

1797 Acts and Lawns, Passed by the General Court of Massachusetts  .

1797 Acts and Lawns, Passed by the General Court of Massachusetts .

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1351
Sold for:
$123$100

1797 Acts and Lawns, Passed by the General Court of Massachusetts. More ...

Six Boxes of American History Books

Six Boxes of American History Books

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$148$120

Six Boxes of American History Books, 19th/20th century, a wide variety of titles including Lawmaking and Legislators in Pennsylvania; Colonial and Revolutionary Families in Pennsylvania; numerous More ...

1924 $10 Bank of Nova Scotia Note.     Estimate $100-200

1924 $10 Bank of Nova Scotia Note. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1990
Sold for:
$62$50

1924 $10 Bank of Nova Scotia Note. More ...

1929 $10 Bank of Nova Scotia Note.     Estimate $100-200

1929 $10 Bank of Nova Scotia Note. Estimate $100-200

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1991
Sold for:
$62$50

1929 $10 Bank of Nova Scotia Note. More ...

Attributed to Moses B. Russell (act. Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1809-1884)      Portrait of a Young Man

Attributed to Moses B. Russell (act. Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1809-1884) Portrait of a Young Man

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
468
Unsold
 

Attributed to Moses B. Russell (act. Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1809-1884) Portrait of a Young Man Unsigned. Oil on ivory, 2 1/2 x 2 in., in a gilt papier-mache frame. Condition: Cracked. More ...

Zatta, Antonio (fl. 1757-1797) Le Colonie Unite dell'America Settentr[iona]le. Di Nuovo Projezione.

Zatta, Antonio (fl. 1757-1797) Le Colonie Unite dell'America Settentr[iona]le. Di Nuovo Projezione.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1592
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Zatta, Antonio (fl. 1757-1797) Le Colonie Unite dell'America Settentr[iona]le. Di Nuovo Projezione. Venice: Antonio Zatta, 1778. Folio, fifteen double page engraved maps (including the double page More ...

David Schneuer (German, 1905-1988)      Study for Comedienne

David Schneuer (German, 1905-1988) Study for Comedienne

Auction:
3001T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1012
Unsold
 

David Schneuer (German, 1905-1988) Study for Comedienne. Signed "Schneuer" u.r., identified on a label from Har-El Printers & Publishers, North American Office, West Newton, Massachusetts, More ...

David Schneuer (German, 1905-1988)      Waiting

David Schneuer (German, 1905-1988) Waiting

Auction:
3001T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1022
Unsold
 

David Schneuer (German, 1905-1988) Waiting. Signed "Schneuer" u.r., identified on a label from Har-El Printers & Publishers, North American Office, West Newton, Massachusetts, affixed to the More ...

Carved and Painted Shadow Box Diorama of Two Sailing Ships

Carved and Painted Shadow Box Diorama of Two Sailing Ships

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$738$600

Carved and Painted Shadow Box Diorama of Two Sailing Ships, attributed to Francis J. Ullock, Newcastle, New Brunswick, c. 1926, the vessels sail on a choppy blue-painted putty "sea," in a More ...

Nine Early Canadian Coins and Tokens

Nine Early Canadian Coins and Tokens

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1362
Sold for:
$49$40

Nine Early Canadian Coins and Tokens, an 1856 and 1861 Nova Scotia cent, two 1857 Prince Edward Island "Self Government and Free Trade," an 1855 "Fisheries and Agriculture" one cent, a "Success to More ...

Account Book, General Store, Anapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1841-1846.

Account Book, General Store, Anapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1841-1846.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$185$150

Account Book, General Store, Anapolis County, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1841-1846. Folio format register, laid paper watermarked W. Warren, 1839, ruled throughout, hundreds of pages, all filled, More ...

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet, c. last quarter 19th century, made from natural grasses, natural and red-dyed sea mammal gut, blue-dyed wool or mammal hair, and native tanned rawhide, wd. More ...

Reynolds Beal (American, 1866-1951)      A Demerara Canal

Reynolds Beal (American, 1866-1951) A Demerara Canal

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$615$500

Reynolds Beal (American, 1866-1951) A Demerara Canal Signed, titled, and dated "Reynolds Beal/.../1932" l.l. Watercolor and graphite on paper, sight size 8 5/8 x 11 1/2 in. (22.0 x 29.0 cm), More ...

Two Historic Lakota German Silver Pendants Owned by Famed Chiefs Red Cloud and   Spotted Tail

Two Historic Lakota German Silver Pendants Owned by Famed Chiefs Red Cloud and Spotted Tail

Auction:
2791B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Mar 14, 2015
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$39,975$32,500

Two Historic Lakota German Silver Pendants Owned by Famed Chiefs Red Cloud and Spotted Tail, c. 1850s, the first cloud-shaped form with hide suspension, engraved on the front with four-petal and More ...

Farlow, William Gilson (1844-1919) Icones Farlowianae: Illustrations of the Larger Fungi of Eastern North America.

Farlow, William Gilson (1844-1919) Icones Farlowianae: Illustrations of the Larger Fungi of Eastern North America.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$400$325

Farlow, William Gilson (1844-1919) Icones Farlowianae: Illustrations of the Larger Fungi of Eastern North America. Cambridge: Harvard University, 1929. First and only edition, folio, limited to More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952)   The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo].

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo].

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$13,200$11,000

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The Plimpton Press, [1930]. Single text volume and accompanying portfolio of More ...

Group of Arm & Hammer and Audubon Bird-related Ephemera

Group of Arm & Hammer and Audubon Bird-related Ephemera

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$96$80

Group of Arm & Hammer and Audubon Bird-related Ephemera, fourteen Arm & Hammer Soda lithograph on paper advertising signs, including Capercalzee, Hawk, Snow Goose, Green Winged Teal, Canada Goose, More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952)   The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo].

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo].

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
352
Unsold
 

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The Plimpton Press, [1930]. Single text volume and accompanying portfolio of More ...

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952)   The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo].

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo].

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
299
Unsold
 

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian [Volume Twenty: The Alaskan Eskimo]. Norwood, Massachusetts: The Plimpton Press, [1930]. Single text volume and accompanying portfolio of More ...