Skinner

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Auction 3040B

November 12, 2017 11:00AM

11-12-2017 11-12-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Two Signed Israeli Covers: Chagall's Windows for the Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, 1962.

Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Two Signed Israeli Covers: Chagall's Windows for the Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, 1962.

Lot:
31
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Chagall, Marc (1887-1985) Two Signed Israeli Covers: Chagall's Windows for the Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, 1962. First day covers, with specially designed envelopes and stamps, postmarked, More ...

Collection of Letters, Writers and Artists, 1967.

Collection of Letters, Writers and Artists, 1967.

Lot:
31A
Sold for:
$277$225

Collection of Letters, Writers and Artists, 1967. A group of letters addressed to travel writer Maya Yates regarding an article on travel she was writing for Venture Magazine, including signed More ...

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Four Broadsides Issued by Governor John Brooks, 1820s.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Four Broadsides Issued by Governor John Brooks, 1820s.

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$154$125

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Four Broadsides Issued by Governor John Brooks, 1820s. Three of the four typographically printed broadsides on paper refer to days of Thanksgiving, the fourth More ...

Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933) Signed Photograph.

Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$308$250

Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white photograph signed and inscribed to Paul V. McNutt (1891-1955), 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. More ...

Cranch, Christopher Pearse (1813-1892), Original Manuscript of the Poem, "In a Library," February 4 & 6, 1879.

Cranch, Christopher Pearse (1813-1892), Original Manuscript of the Poem, "In a Library," February 4 & 6, 1879.

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$461$375

Cranch, Christopher Pearse (1813-1892), Original Manuscript of the Poem, "In a Library," February 4 & 6, 1879. Single sheet of laid paper inscribed on one side with the two stanzas of Cranch's poem More ...

Custer, Elizabeth Bacon (1842-1933) Autograph Letter Signed, Fragment.

Custer, Elizabeth Bacon (1842-1933) Autograph Letter Signed, Fragment.

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$215$175

Custer, Elizabeth Bacon (1842-1933) Autograph Letter Signed, Fragment. Laid paper bifolium, the second, third, and fourth pages of a letter to an unknown recipient, referring to an upcoming trip to More ...

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Three Signed Bullfighting Postcards.

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Three Signed Bullfighting Postcards.

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$584$475

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Three Signed Bullfighting Postcards. Three used postcards depicting bullfights signed on their faces by Dali at a later date. (3) More ...

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Two Signed Items.

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Two Signed Items.

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$338$275

Dali, Salvador (1904-1989) Two Signed Items. Including: a first day cover for the New York World's Fair, 1939, and a World Federation of the United Nations Associations Thirty-fifth anniversary More ...

Davies, Marion (1897-1961) Group of Photographs, Two Signed.

Davies, Marion (1897-1961) Group of Photographs, Two Signed.

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$431$350

Davies, Marion (1897-1961) Group of Photographs, Two Signed. Fifteen photographs of the American actress and longtime companion of William Randolph Hearst, two large photos inscribed to Hearst's More ...

Declaration of Independence.

Declaration of Independence.

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Declaration of Independence. Hartford, Connecticut: Eleazar Huntington, c. 1820-25. Engraved broadside reprint of the Declaration with facsimile signatures below, framed, toned, somewhat crumpled at More ...

Disney, Walt (1901-1966) Signature.

Disney, Walt (1901-1966) Signature.

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$861$700

Disney, Walt (1901-1966) Signature. Blue autograph album page with Disney's signature in a broad nib permanent magic marker, 4 x 3 in. More ...

Documents, Approximately Forty Signed Letters, Photographs, and Other Material.

Documents, Approximately Forty Signed Letters, Photographs, and Other Material.

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Documents, Approximately Forty Signed Letters, Photographs, and Other Material. Consisting of approximately thirteen 19th century complete letters signed by Samuel Delucenna Ingham, Harvard College More ...

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727.

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727.

Lot:
42
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Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727. Sealed document on laid paper, typographically printed and fulfilled by hand, appointing John James, Gentleman, Lieutenant of More ...

Edison, Thomas Alva (1847-1931) Typed Letter Signed, Orange, New Jersey, 14 February 1914.

Edison, Thomas Alva (1847-1931) Typed Letter Signed, Orange, New Jersey, 14 February 1914.

Lot:
43
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Edison, Thomas Alva (1847-1931) Typed Letter Signed, Orange, New Jersey, 14 February 1914. Single leaf of Edison's "From the Laboratory" stationery, typed on one page. To a Mr. Henry Warren of 70 More ...

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Signed Photograph.

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Signed Photograph.

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$246$200

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white photograph of Eisenhower in uniform, signed and inscribed in the blank margin at the bottom, laminated in plastic, matted and More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed.

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Sentiment Signed. Small sheet of graph paper inscribed, "So near is grandeur to our dust, So nigh is God to man, When duty whispers low, Thou must, The More ...

Fargo, William G. (1818-1881) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 January 1869.

Fargo, William G. (1818-1881) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 January 1869.

Lot:
46
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Fargo, William G. (1818-1881) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 January 1869. Engraved certificate for the American Merchants Union Express Company, signed by Fargo as president, made out to William More ...

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material. Including: the cartoon, "Professor John Fiske flies the evolution kite in America" from The More ...

Fiske, John (1842-1901) Archive of Correspondence Addressed to Fiske and his Wife from Contemporary Intellectuals, Colleagues and Artis

Fiske, John (1842-1901) Archive of Correspondence Addressed to Fiske and his Wife from Contemporary Intellectuals, Colleagues and Artis

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$984$800

Fiske, John (1842-1901) Archive of Correspondence Addressed to Fiske and his Wife from Contemporary Intellectuals, Colleagues and Artists. Including letters signed by Charles Major, Lilla Cabot More ...

Foote, Andrew Hull (1806-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 June 1862.

Foote, Andrew Hull (1806-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 June 1862.

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$154$125

Foote, Andrew Hull (1806-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 June 1862. Single leaf of lined paper inscribed on one page. To Charles G. Dill, Esquire, complying with pleasure "to the request contained More ...

Foye, William (1716-1771) Receipt Signed Boston, 6 March 1744.

Foye, William (1716-1771) Receipt Signed Boston, 6 March 1744.

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$86$70

Foye, William (1716-1771) Receipt Signed Boston, 6 March 1744. Small slip of paper, inscribed on one side, regarding an account with Benjamin Morse of Almsbury, Massachusetts, signed by Foye as More ...

Hearst, George Randolph (1904-1972) and Lorna Hearst (1902-1991) Large Archive of Photographs, 1930s.

Hearst, George Randolph (1904-1972) and Lorna Hearst (1902-1991) Large Archive of Photographs, 1930s.

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$923$750

Hearst, George Randolph (1904-1972) and Lorna Hearst (1902-1991) Large Archive of Photographs, 1930s. Including photographs of their wedding at Hearst Castle in June of 1933; family snapshots; 8 x More ...

Hearst, George Randolph (1904-1972) and Lorna Hearst (192-1991) Large Archive of Photographs and Ephemera.

Hearst, George Randolph (1904-1972) and Lorna Hearst (192-1991) Large Archive of Photographs and Ephemera.

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$923$750

Hearst, George Randolph (1904-1972) and Lorna Hearst (192-1991) Large Archive of Photographs and Ephemera. Hundreds of photographs taken during Lorna Hearst's marriage to George Randolph Hearst, and More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Archive of Letters, 1930s.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Archive of Letters, 1930s.

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Archive of Letters, 1930s. Including: two typed letters signed and one unsigned to George Randolph Hearst; one autograph letter signed to daughter-in-law Lorna More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Archive of Photographs, 1930s.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Archive of Photographs, 1930s.

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$923$750

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Archive of Photographs, 1930s. Approximately thirty 8 x 10 in. black-and-white photographs of Hearst, including press photos, and professional photographs taken More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Hearst Castle, Large Archive of Photographs, 1930s.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Hearst Castle, Large Archive of Photographs, 1930s.

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Hearst Castle, Large Archive of Photographs, 1930s. Approximately sixty black-and-white photographs of San Simeon interiors and exteriors, featuring paintings, More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Archive of Photographs of Costume Parties and Celebrities Taken at Hearst Castle, 1930s.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Archive of Photographs of Costume Parties and Celebrities Taken at Hearst Castle, 1930s.

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$923$750

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Archive of Photographs of Costume Parties and Celebrities Taken at Hearst Castle, 1930s. Approximately seventy photographs, including some large signed More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Collection of Family Photographs from Trips to Europe and Mexico, 1930s.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Collection of Family Photographs from Trips to Europe and Mexico, 1930s.

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$923$750

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Collection of Family Photographs from Trips to Europe and Mexico, 1930s. Hundreds of black-and-white photographs taken during trips abroad, including More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Signed Photograph.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Signed Photograph.

Lot:
60
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Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Signed Photograph. Sepia-toned photographic portrait of Hearst in a suit and tie, inscribed to his oldest son George's wife Lorna, "To Lorna, with More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883.

Lot:
61
Sold for:
$185$150

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883. Single leaf of wove paper inscribed over one and a quarter pages, regarding his old school teacher, Ma'am Prentiss, 6 More ...