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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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Cat Prints, Nineteen Natural History Examples.

Cat Prints, Nineteen Natural History Examples.

Lot:
546
Sold for:
$615$500

Cat Prints, Nineteen Natural History Examples. Including: Daniel Giraud Elliot's Felis Caffra, Felis Temminckii, and Felis Canadensis after Wolf, from his A Monograph of the Felidae or Family of More ...

Cat Prints, Twenty-six Comical and Cute Drawings, Cartoons, and Ephemera.

Cat Prints, Twenty-six Comical and Cute Drawings, Cartoons, and Ephemera.

Lot:
547
Sold for:
$123$100

Cat Prints, Twenty-six Comical and Cute Drawings, Cartoons, and Ephemera. A selection of plates taken from books and other sources, mostly 20th and 19th century, many colored, a few original More ...

Catesby, Mark (1679-1749) Aquila Capite Albo  , Plate II.

Catesby, Mark (1679-1749) Aquila Capite Albo , Plate II.

Lot:
548
Sold for:
$74$60

Catesby, Mark (1679-1749) Aquila Capite Albo, Plate II. [from] The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands, London, 1731-43. Hand-colored copper-plate engraving of the bald eagle More ...

Catesby, Mark (1679-1749) Two Natural History Prints.

Catesby, Mark (1679-1749) Two Natural History Prints.

Lot:
549
Sold for:
$308$250

Catesby, Mark (1679-1749) Two Natural History Prints. [from] The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands. London: Marsh and Wilcox, 1754. Plate 68, depicting the Lyon lizard and More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) David Copperfield,   Poster Illustrated by Jules Chéret (1836-1923).

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) David Copperfield, Poster Illustrated by Jules Chéret (1836-1923).

Lot:
550
Sold for:
$492$400

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870) David Copperfield, Poster Illustrated by Jules Chéret (1836-1923). Paris: Chaix, [c. 1884]. Very large lithographic poster printed in red, black, and blue, advertising More ...

Dumas, Alexandre (1802-1875) Le Comte de Monte Cristo,   Poster Illustrated by Jules Chéret (1836-1923).

Dumas, Alexandre (1802-1875) Le Comte de Monte Cristo, Poster Illustrated by Jules Chéret (1836-1923).

Lot:
551
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Dumas, Alexandre (1802-1875) Le Comte de Monte Cristo, Poster Illustrated by Jules Chéret (1836-1923). Paris: Chaix, [c. 1885]. Very large lithographic poster printed in pale blue, black, bright More ...

Eisenstaedt, Alfred (1898-1995) and W. Eugene Smith (1918-1978) Five Portraits of Paul V. McNutt (1891-1955)

Eisenstaedt, Alfred (1898-1995) and W. Eugene Smith (1918-1978) Five Portraits of Paul V. McNutt (1891-1955)

Lot:
552
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Eisenstaedt, Alfred (1898-1995) and W. Eugene Smith (1918-1978) Five Portraits of Paul V. McNutt (1891-1955) Black-and-white photographs, three by Eisenstaedt and two by Smith, all but four about 8 More ...

France and Italy, Photographs, Late 19th Century.

France and Italy, Photographs, Late 19th Century.

Lot:
553
Sold for:
$369$300

France and Italy, Photographs, Late 19th Century. Approximately twenty-three photographs, mostly large format, depicting Venice and Paris, with one shot of Pompeii, removed from albums, sizes More ...

Garzon, Rafael (1863-1923) Grand Tour Photo Album: Granada, The Alhambra.

Garzon, Rafael (1863-1923) Grand Tour Photo Album: Granada, The Alhambra.

Lot:
554
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Garzon, Rafael (1863-1923) Grand Tour Photo Album: Granada, The Alhambra. Large landscape format album containing thirty-six photographs mounted on heavy card pages, cloth joints, each mount More ...

Gebelin, Antoine Court de (1725-1784) Recueil de Cartes Geographiques et d'Estampes pour l'Histoire Philosophique du Monde Primitif.

Gebelin, Antoine Court de (1725-1784) Recueil de Cartes Geographiques et d'Estampes pour l'Histoire Philosophique du Monde Primitif.

Lot:
555
Sold for:
$308$250

Gebelin, Antoine Court de (1725-1784) Recueil de Cartes Geographiques et d'Estampes pour l'Histoire Philosophique du Monde Primitif. [Paris, late 18th century]. Oblong folio, engraved throughout More ...

Goldyne, Joseph (b. 1942) Pregnant Shell Landscapes.

Goldyne, Joseph (b. 1942) Pregnant Shell Landscapes.

Lot:
556
Sold for:
$308$250

Goldyne, Joseph (b. 1942) Pregnant Shell Landscapes. Boston: Impressions Workshop, 1969. First, limited, signed edition, copy number 13 of 30 signed by the artist on the colophon leaf, each of the More ...

Hammatt Billings, Charles Howland (1818-?) and Joseph Edward Billings (Mid-19th Century) Original Architectural Scrapbook, c. 1840-1880

Hammatt Billings, Charles Howland (1818-?) and Joseph Edward Billings (Mid-19th Century) Original Architectural Scrapbook, c. 1840-1880

Lot:
558
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Hammatt Billings, Charles Howland (1818-?) and Joseph Edward Billings (Mid-19th Century) Original Architectural Scrapbook, c. 1840-1880. Large format scrapbook consisting of 183 album leaves, each More ...

Harvard Crimson Varsity Football Team Photographs, 1898 and 1899.

Harvard Crimson Varsity Football Team Photographs, 1898 and 1899.

Lot:
559
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Harvard Crimson Varsity Football Team Photographs, 1898 and 1899. Two large gelatin silver prints of the teams mostly in uniform, celebrating wins over Yale in both years, the 1898 photograph by More ...

Homer, Winslow (1836-1910) Fifteen Wood Engravings from Harper's  , 1870s.

Homer, Winslow (1836-1910) Fifteen Wood Engravings from Harper's , 1870s.

Lot:
560
Sold for:
$185$150

Homer, Winslow (1836-1910) Fifteen Wood Engravings from Harper's, 1870s. Including: A Winter-Morning- Shovelling Out; The Dinner Horn; The Nooning; Gathering Berries; Winter at Sea- Taking in Sail More ...

Kelsey, D.M. (fl. circa 1880s) Pioneer Heroes and their Daring Deeds  , Advertising Poster.

Kelsey, D.M. (fl. circa 1880s) Pioneer Heroes and their Daring Deeds , Advertising Poster.

Lot:
561
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Kelsey, D.M. (fl. circa 1880s) Pioneer Heroes and their Daring Deeds, Advertising Poster. Philadelphia: Scammel & Co., [c. 1882]. Large poster advertising advance sale of the book, illustrated; old More ...

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) and Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy (1929-1994) Print of the Red Room, Christmas 1962.

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) and Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy (1929-1994) Print of the Red Room, Christmas 1962.

Lot:
562
Sold for:
$277$225

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) and Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy (1929-1994) Print of the Red Room, Christmas 1962. Folio format lithograph after the original watercolor by Edward Lehman More ...

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) Presidential Campaign Poster, A Time for Greatness.

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) Presidential Campaign Poster, A Time for Greatness.

Lot:
563
Sold for:
$154$125

Kennedy, John Fitzgerald (1917-1963) Presidential Campaign Poster, A Time for Greatness. Boston: John J. Ford, [1960]. Large red, white, and blue poster with a large black-and-white photographic More ...

L'Excellence du Rosaire

L'Excellence du Rosaire

Lot:
564
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L'Excellence du Rosaire, Hand-colored Engraving. Paris: Chez Basset, [18th century]. Large folio copper-plate engraving on laid paper, hand-colored, small marginal chips and tears, large closed tear More ...

Lapis Polaris Magnes  , an Engraving from Jan van der Straet and Philippe Galle's Nova Reperta.

Lapis Polaris Magnes , an Engraving from Jan van der Straet and Philippe Galle's Nova Reperta.

Lot:
565
Sold for:
$492$400

Lapis Polaris Magnes, an Engraving from Jan van der Straet and Philippe Galle's Nova Reperta. [Antwerp]: Phillipe Galle, [1600?]. Single small-folio format laid paper leaf, copper-plate engraving, More ...

Leighton, Clare (1898-1989) Water Mill.

Leighton, Clare (1898-1989) Water Mill.

Lot:
565A
Sold for:
$185$150

Leighton, Clare (1898-1989) Water Mill. Wood engraving on paper, copy number 17 of 50 signed and numbered by the artist in pencil, old tape discoloration in corners, 8 x 7 1/4 in. More ...

Leighton, Clare (1898-1989) Whaling.

Leighton, Clare (1898-1989) Whaling.

Lot:
566
Sold for:
$369$300

Leighton, Clare (1898-1989) Whaling. Wood engraving on paper, copy number 20 of 50 signed and numbered by the artist in pencil, a design for her series of Wedgwood plates depicting New England More ...

Les Maîtres de L'Affiche  , Premier Volume.

Les Maîtres de L'Affiche , Premier Volume.

Lot:
567
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Les Maîtres de L'Affiche, Premier Volume. Paris: Imprimerie Chaix, 1896. Folio, illustrated with fifty chromolithographic plates, forty-eight numbered, two unnumbered; all prints embossed with the More ...

Manuscript and Nuremberg Chronicle Leaves, Four.

Manuscript and Nuremberg Chronicle Leaves, Four.

Lot:
568
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Manuscript and Nuremberg Chronicle Leaves, Four. Finely decorated parchment manuscript leaf from a Latin gradual containing text from Christus factus est, taken from Saint Paul's Epistle to the More ...

Manuscript Leaves, Music, Two.

Manuscript Leaves, Music, Two.

Lot:
569
Sold for:
$246$200

Manuscript Leaves, Music, Two. Folio-format parchment leaves inscribed in brown ink, with blue and red, one with two lines of music, the other with text only, the parchment wavy, 19 3/4 x 13 1/2 More ...

Manuscript Leaves, Two.

Manuscript Leaves, Two.

Lot:
570
Unsold
 

Manuscript Leaves, Two. Large folio parchment leaves with Latin prayers in black ink, single column, initials in red and blue, 20 x 14 in. (2) More ...

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Fifty-four Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Womans Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Fifty-four Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Womans Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1

Lot:
571
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Fifty-four Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Woman's Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1963. Paintings of plants created for use in the book, all in More ...

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Forty-eight Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Womans Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c.

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Forty-eight Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Womans Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c.

Lot:
572
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Forty-eight Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Woman's Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1963. Paintings of plants created for use in the book, all in More ...

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Forty-nine Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Womans Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Forty-nine Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Womans Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1

Lot:
573
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Marinsky, Harry (1909-2008) Forty-nine Original Watercolors of Plants [from] The Woman's Day Book of House Plants, by Jean Hersey, c. 1963. Paintings of plants created for use in the book, all in More ...

Maritime Scenes and Landscapes, Eight Works.

Maritime Scenes and Landscapes, Eight Works.

Lot:
574
Sold for:
$677$550

Maritime Scenes and Landscapes, Eight Works. Including: an original marine-themed pencil drawing signed and inscribed by Gordon Hope Grant (1875-1962), 1935; signed limited edition lithograph, Fog More ...

Nautical Subjects, Two British Prints.

Nautical Subjects, Two British Prints.

Lot:
575
Sold for:
$308$250

Nautical Subjects, Two British Prints. A Sailor Relating his Victories, hand-colored mezzotint by and after C. Turner on J. Whatman wove paper dated 1821, matted and framed; some marginal More ...