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Auction 3191T

December 12, 2018 12:00PM
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December 20, 2018 12:00PM

12-12-2018 12-20-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Two Large Format Photographs of Boston Buildings

Two Large Format Photographs of Boston Buildings

Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Large Format Photographs of Boston Buildings, early to mid-20th century, depicting the Eldredge Building on Boylston Street and the Haddon Hall at the corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Berkeley More ...

Harvard Scrapbook and Ephemera Related to 1880s Harvard Baseball

Harvard Scrapbook and Ephemera Related to 1880s Harvard Baseball

Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$984$800

Harvard Scrapbook and Ephemera Related to 1880s Harvard Baseball, including a photograph of the team, posters announcing games, box score and article clippings, together with other ephemera More ...

Photograph of the Saint Paul's School Bicycle Club, 1882

Photograph of the Saint Paul's School Bicycle Club, 1882

Lot:
1093
Sold for:
$277$225

Photograph of the Saint Paul's School Bicycle Club, 1882, depicting twenty-eight members and faculty members of the club with their bicycles, identified in a pen inscription, 7 x 12 in. (image), More ...

Mission-style Oak Table

Mission-style Oak Table

Lot:
1094
Sold for:
$800$650

Mission-style Oak Table, rectangular top with apron and openwork ends raised on four tapering rectangular legs, with two leaves, ht. 30, wd. 60 1/4, leaf wd. 12, dp. 42 in. More ...

Théodore Géricault (French, 1791-1824)    Two Framed Lithographs: A French Farrier

Théodore Géricault (French, 1791-1824) Two Framed Lithographs: A French Farrier

Lot:
1095
Sold for:
$492$400

Théodore Géricault (French, 1791-1824) Two Framed Lithographs: A French Farrier and Le Maréchal Français from Etudes De Chevaux. Farrier signed "T. Gericault inv" in the plate l.l. and "C. More ...

John Marin (New York/New Jersey/Maine/France, 1870-1953)    Piazzetta S. Marco, Venezia

John Marin (New York/New Jersey/Maine/France, 1870-1953) Piazzetta S. Marco, Venezia

Lot:
1096
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

John Marin (New York/New Jersey/Maine/France, 1870-1953) Piazzetta S. Marco, Venezia. Signed in pencil l.r., titled within the print l.l. Etching on paper, 6 1/2 x 8 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926)      Two Views: Bridge of Alcantara, Toledo

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) Two Views: Bridge of Alcantara, Toledo

Lot:
1097
Unsold
 

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) Two Views: Bridge of Alcantara, Toledo, 1904, probably from the unsigned edition published in 1909 (Wuerth, 322); and On Clapham Common, 1905, edition More ...

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926)      London over Hampstead

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) London over Hampstead

Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$738$600

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) London over Hampstead, 1903, edition probably of 35 (Wuerth, 260). Signed "JPennell" in pencil l.c., titled and annotated in pencil l.l. Etching on paper, More ...

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926)      West Door, St. Paul's

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) West Door, St. Paul's

Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$135$110

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) West Door, St. Paul's, 1903, edition probably of 50 (Wuerth, 272). Signed "JPennell" in pencil l.c., inscribed "Goulding imp" in pencil l.l. Etching on More ...

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926)      On Clapham Common

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) On Clapham Common

Lot:
1100
Unsold
 

Joseph Pennell (American, 1860-1926) On Clapham Common, 1905, edition probably of 50 (Wuerth, 370). Signed "JPennell imp" in pencil l.c. Etching printed in brown on paper, plate size 8 1/2 x 10 More ...

Willy Jaeckel (German, 1888-1944)      Lovers

Willy Jaeckel (German, 1888-1944) Lovers

Lot:
1101
Unsold
 

Willy Jaeckel (German, 1888-1944) Lovers, c. 1916. Signed in the matrix, signed "W Jaeckel" in pencil l.r. Lithograph on paper, sight size 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Subtle mat More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Lighting In

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Lighting In

Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$277$225

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Lighting In, 1925, from the published state, edition of 150 (Paff, 244). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., identified on a label from J.J. More ...

Ogden Minton Pleissner (Vermont/New York, 1905-1983)    Four Chromolithographs Including Hendrickson's Pool - Beaverkill

Ogden Minton Pleissner (Vermont/New York, 1905-1983) Four Chromolithographs Including Hendrickson's Pool - Beaverkill

Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$523$425

Ogden Minton Pleissner (Vermont/New York, 1905-1983) Four Chromolithographs Including Hendrickson's Pool - Beaverkill and The Battenkill at Benedict's Crossing. Two signed in pencil, all signed More ...

Three Signed Engravings of Trout Species Framed Together with Tied Fishing Flies

Three Signed Engravings of Trout Species Framed Together with Tied Fishing Flies

Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Signed Engravings of Trout Species Framed Together with Tied Fishing Flies, Alan James Robinson, c. 1980, all images printed in black with hand water-coloring, titled in pencil and signed, the More ...

Group of Orvis Fly-fishing Gear

Group of Orvis Fly-fishing Gear

Lot:
1105
Sold for:
$677$550

Group of Orvis Fly-fishing Gear, late 20th century, including a four-piece 905 Tip Flex rod and a four-piece 865 Mid Flex rod, both in their original sacks and tubes (very lightly used or unused), More ...

Three Vintage Fishing Rods and a Wicker Creel

Three Vintage Fishing Rods and a Wicker Creel

Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Vintage Fishing Rods and a Wicker Creel, mid-20th century, two rods with attached reels, makers include South Bend. More ...

Six Vintage Fishing Rods

Six Vintage Fishing Rods

Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$461$375

Six Vintage Fishing Rods, mid-20th century, including Folsom and Montague, some in metal tubes, all in sacks, together in a canvas and leather carrying case. More ...

Group of Vintage Fly-fishing and Fishing Items

Group of Vintage Fly-fishing and Fishing Items

Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$37$30

Group of Vintage Fly-fishing and Fishing Items, 20th century, including a Pflueger Level Wind Fishing Reel, a "Reflecto" lure, twelve hand-tied flies, an embossed tin "Leader Box," and other vintage More ...

Steuben Colorless Glass Trout Figure

Steuben Colorless Glass Trout Figure

Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$400$325

Steuben Colorless Glass Trout Figure, Corning, New York, late 20th century, signed on the underside, lg. 14 in. More ...

Modern Asian-style Server

Modern Asian-style Server

Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$160$130

Modern Asian-style Server, twenty-four-drawer facade on four working drawers, above a lower shelf, ht. 35 1/4, wd. 42, dp. 14 in. More ...

Adjustable Steampunk Lamp

Adjustable Steampunk Lamp

Lot:
1111
Sold for:
$148$120

Adjustable Steampunk Lamp, 20th century, composed of cast iron pipes, spigot handles, a funnel, and a brake rotor, full ht. 49 in. More ...

Four Carved Wood and Iron Shoe Forms

Four Carved Wood and Iron Shoe Forms

Lot:
1112
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Carved Wood and Iron Shoe Forms, mid-20th century, of similar design, lg. to 10 1/2 in. More ...

Carved Alabaster Bust of Napoleon

Carved Alabaster Bust of Napoleon

Lot:
1113
Sold for:
$209$170

Carved Alabaster Bust of Napoleon, probably Europe, early 20th century, the bust atop a green marble socle and cylindrical white marble pedestal, (minor chips), overall ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Tiffany Brass Carriage Clock

Tiffany Brass Carriage Clock

Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$523$425

Tiffany Brass Carriage Clock, Switzerland, 20th century, the case with beveled glass on four sides and a beveled window below the swing handle on top, dial lettered "Tiffany & Co." within the More ...

Boxed Pocket Gold and Jewel Balance Scale

Boxed Pocket Gold and Jewel Balance Scale

Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$234$190

Boxed Pocket Gold and Jewel Balance Scale, H. Kohlbusch, New York, late 19th century, with weights, (needle bent but intact), box lg. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Mahogany Inlaid Tea Caddy

Mahogany Inlaid Tea Caddy

Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$221$180

Mahogany Inlaid Tea Caddy, late 19th century, the top centering a rectangular panel with pressed brass pull, above a canted case on brass ball feet, the interior with two lidded compartments and a More ...

Gentleman's Cane

Gentleman's Cane

Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$234$190

Gentleman's Cane, early 20th century, the tooled metal handle above a tapering shaft composed of graduated sections of exotic wood, lg. 34 1/2 in. Note: Jared Bowen writes, "I love texture in More ...

Roy Nockolds (British, 1911-1979)      Bentley Auto Race

Roy Nockolds (British, 1911-1979) Bentley Auto Race

Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$615$500

Roy Nockolds (British, 1911-1979) Bentley Auto Race Signed l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., in a molded frame. Condition: Good. More ...

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

Lot:
1119
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

World War I "Public Warning" Poster, Sir Joseph Causton and Sons, Ltd., London, 1915, made and displayed to educate the public, whom the poster advises to "familiarise themselves with the appearance More ...

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster

Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$923$750

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster, designed by Paul Colin, published by Hatchard and Cie, Paris, c. 1915, framed, overall 55 x 39 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic More ...