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Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004)      Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$923$750

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City, 1975. Signed "Avedon" in ink on the verso at center, numbered "18" from an edition of "50" in ink on the verso More ...

Hand-stitched Nine Patch with Hourglass Blocks Civil War-era Calico Quilt

Hand-stitched Nine Patch with Hourglass Blocks Civil War-era Calico Quilt

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1347
Sold for:
$677$550

Hand-stitched Nine Patch with Hourglass Blocks Civil War-era Calico Quilt, America, c. 1865, blocks composed of brown and blue printed fabric forming "hourglasses" on a white background with brown More ...

Small Archive of Baseball Material

Small Archive of Baseball Material

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$49$40

Small Archive of Baseball Material, mostly late 1940s/early 1950s, including a copy of Harold Kaese's The Boston Braves: An Informal History (G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1948); a copy of The Book More ...

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942)      Family Doctor

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor, 1941, edition of 300 (Czestochowski, W20). Signed "Grant Wood" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., information regarding the artist affixed to More ...

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas.

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas. Lexington, KY: J. Clarke & Co., 1836. First edition, "An entirely different book from Mrs. Holley's 1833 volume [of the same title]"; illustrated with More ...

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines.

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Newton, Sir Isaac (1643-1727) The Method of Fluxions and Infinite Series; with its Application to the Geometry of Curve-Lines. London: Printed by Henry Woodfall; and sold by John Nourse at the Lamb More ...

Caricature and Satirical Prints, England, Six Hand-colored Examples and One Facsimile.

Caricature and Satirical Prints, England, Six Hand-colored Examples and One Facsimile.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1235
Sold for:
$615$500

Caricature and Satirical Prints, England, Six Hand-colored Examples and One Facsimile. Including: Woodward and Williams's St. Stephen's Fair, London: Thomas Tegg, 1808; Cruikshank's Public Opinion, More ...

Clarence Sinclair Bull (American, 1896-1979)    Portrait of Actor Ben Lyon

Clarence Sinclair Bull (American, 1896-1979) Portrait of Actor Ben Lyon

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$12$10

Clarence Sinclair Bull (American, 1896-1979) Portrait of Actor Ben Lyon. Embossed stamp of photographer's name l.r., inscribed "File Copy" l.r., additional stamps and identifying information on More ...

After Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Set of Four Unframed Four Freedoms War Bond Posters: Freedom from Want, Freedom of Speech,

After Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Set of Four Unframed Four Freedoms War Bond Posters: Freedom from Want, Freedom of Speech,

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1327
Sold for:
$277$225

After Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Set of Four Unframed Four Freedoms War Bond Posters: Freedom from Want, Freedom of Speech, Freedom from Fear, and Freedom of Worship, published by the More ...

Lunar Orbiter 2, November 1966, The Picture of the Century.

Lunar Orbiter 2, November 1966, The Picture of the Century.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1207
Sold for:
$461$375

Lunar Orbiter 2, November 1966, The Picture of the Century. Black-and-white 7 x 9 in. photograph, without printed information on verso, with handwritten descriptive notes in Dutch on the back, More ...

Saturn, Sixty-four Photographs.

Saturn, Sixty-four Photographs.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$308$250

Saturn, Sixty-four Photographs. Twenty-four color 8 x 10 in. photographs of Saturn; forty black-and-white color photographs of Saturn, all on Kodak paper, issued either by NASA or the Jet More ...

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012)      Between Life and Life

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012) Between Life and Life

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
29
Sold for:
$615$500

Will Barnet (American, 1911-2012) Between Life and Life, 1998, edition of 200, published by The Print Club of New York, New York. Signed "Will Barnet" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Flying Colors of the United States  /The Bicentennial Plane

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Flying Colors of the United States /The Bicentennial Plane

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$369$300

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Flying Colors of the United States/The Bicentennial Plane, 1976. Signed and dated within the matrix, identified in information (see below) affixed to the More ...

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004)      Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
136
Unsold
 

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City, 1975. Signed "Avedon" in ink on the verso at center, numbered "18" from an edition of "50" in ink on the verso More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      Birthdays for Everybody, Young & Old...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) Birthdays for Everybody, Young & Old...

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$984$800

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) Birthdays for Everybody, Young & Old... Signed "ORSON/LOWELL" l.l., identified and dated "...1915" on a printed label Ink and graphite on paper, sight More ...

Clarence Sinclair Bull (American, 1896-1979)    Portrait of Actor Ben Lyon

Clarence Sinclair Bull (American, 1896-1979) Portrait of Actor Ben Lyon

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1175
Unsold
 

Clarence Sinclair Bull (American, 1896-1979) Portrait of Actor Ben Lyon. Embossed stamp of photographer's name l.r., inscribed "File Copy" l.r., additional stamps and identifying information on More ...

Nightingale, Florence (1820-1910) Autograph Letter Signed, 23 August 1887.

Nightingale, Florence (1820-1910) Autograph Letter Signed, 23 August 1887.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Nightingale, Florence (1820-1910) Autograph Letter Signed, 23 August 1887. Single laid bifolium with Nightingale's 10 South Street, Park Lane W. address printed at the top, inscribed over all four More ...

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942)      Family Doctor

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942) Family Doctor, 1941, edition of 300 (Czestochowski, 20). Signed "Grant Wood" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., information regarding the artist affixed to More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Oak Tree, Snow Storm, Yosemite Valley

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Oak Tree, Snow Storm, Yosemite Valley

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Oak Tree, Snow Storm, Yosemite Valley, 1948, printed c. 1963-1970. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil l.r., titled in ink with Carmel studio credit stamp on the More ...

Early Cotton, Wool, and Silk Mosaic Quilt

Early Cotton, Wool, and Silk Mosaic Quilt

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
822
Sold for:
$800$650

Early Cotton, Wool, and Silk Mosaic Quilt, maker thought to be Catherine Schlichter Brake (1794-1857), Letterkenny Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, c. 1825-50, worked in hexagons and More ...

Boorde, Andrew (1490?-1549) The Breviary of Healthe, for All Maner of Sickenesses and Diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth f

Boorde, Andrew (1490?-1549) The Breviary of Healthe, for All Maner of Sickenesses and Diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth f

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Boorde, Andrew (1490?-1549) The Breviary of Healthe, for All Maner of Sickenesses and Diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth folowe. London: Imprynted in Fletestrete at the synge of the More ...

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Botero, Giovanni (1540-1617) Observations upon the Lives of Alexander, Caesar, Scipio. Newly Englished. London: Printed by A. Islip for Iohn Iaggard, 1602. First edition in English; rare, five U.S. More ...

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle.

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
63
Unsold
 

Fabyan, Robert (d. 1513) Chronicle. [London: Printed by Richard Grafton for John Reynes, dwellynge at the sygne of saynte George in Pauls churcheyarde, 1542]. Folio, third edition continuing the 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 ...

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean (b. 1650) The Art of Glass.

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean (b. 1650) The Art of Glass.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Haudicquer de Blancourt, Jean (b. 1650) The Art of Glass. London: Printed for Dan. Brown at the Black Swan without Temple-Bar; Tho. Bennet at the Half-Moon, D. Midwinter and Tho. Leigh at the Rose More ...

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Monardes, Nicolás (c. 1512-1588) Ioyfull Newes out of the Newfound World, wherein are Declared the Rare and Singular Vertues of Divers and Sundrie Herbs, Trees, Oyles, Plants, & Stones. London: More ...

Rutherford, Samuel (1600?-1661) Lex, Rex: the Law and the Prince.

Rutherford, Samuel (1600?-1661) Lex, Rex: the Law and the Prince.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
154
Unsold
 

Rutherford, Samuel (1600?-1661) Lex, Rex: the Law and the Prince. London: Printed for Iohn Field, and are to be sold at his house upon Addle-hill, neer Baynards-Castle, Octob. 7., 1644. First More ...

Taylor, John (1580-1653) All the Workes of Iohn Taylor, the Water Poet Being Sixty and three in Number. Collected into One Volume by th

Taylor, John (1580-1653) All the Workes of Iohn Taylor, the Water Poet Being Sixty and three in Number. Collected into One Volume by th

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
168
Unsold
 

Taylor, John (1580-1653) All the Workes of Iohn Taylor, the Water Poet Being Sixty and three in Number. Collected into One Volume by the Author. London: Printed by I[ohn] B[eale, Elizabeth Allde, More ...

Tempest, Sir Richard (1619-1662) An Entertainment of Solitarinesse.

Tempest, Sir Richard (1619-1662) An Entertainment of Solitarinesse.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Tempest, Sir Richard (1619-1662) An Entertainment of Solitarinesse. [London?: no printer], 1649. First and only edition, engraved frontispiece opposite title, the dedication signed (in type, not a More ...

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) A New Method of Educating Children.

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) A New Method of Educating Children.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Tryon, Thomas (1634-1703) A New Method of Educating Children. London: Printed for J. Salusbury, at the Rising-Sun in Cornhill; and J. Harris, at the Harrow, 1695. First edition, 12mo, six U.S. More ...