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American School, 20th Century      Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957

American School, 20th Century Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1307
Estimate:
$400 - $600

American School, 20th Century Pierce & Kilburn Shipyard, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1957 Inscribed "Ruy de Castro & Silva" l.r. Oil on canvas, 28 x 48 in., in a molded frame. Condition: More ...

John Bernard Johnston (American, 1847-1886)      Plowing

John Bernard Johnston (American, 1847-1886) Plowing

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1516
Estimate:
$300 - $500

John Bernard Johnston (American, 1847-1886) Plowing Signed "John B. Johnston" l.l., identified and titled on an exhibition label from the Essex Institute, Salem, Massachusetts, (see below) More ...

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
250
Estimate:
$400 - $600

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873, labeled EMMONS HAMLIN,/BOSTON./No. 15 - Old Wood. 1873., length of back 359 mm, with case and bow. More ...

Five Art Glass Sculptures

Five Art Glass Sculptures

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$400$325

Five Art Glass Sculptures, late 20th century, a Robert Dane sphere with blue and gold waves, artist's signature, dated "1994," wood stand, dia. 4 1/2; a Murano glass vase composed of multicolored More ...

Two Small Contemporary Paintings of Nantucket:    Sharon Woods Hussey (American, b. 1949), Late Afternoon

Two Small Contemporary Paintings of Nantucket: Sharon Woods Hussey (American, b. 1949), Late Afternoon

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1328
Sold for:
$148$120

Two Small Contemporary Paintings of Nantucket: Sharon Woods Hussey (American, b. 1949), Late Afternoon, monogrammed "SWH" l.r., titled and signed on the reverse, oil on board, 4 x 5 in.; and More ...

Twenty-eight Royal Worcester Ceramic Items

Twenty-eight Royal Worcester Ceramic Items

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1483
Sold for:
$461$375

Twenty-eight Royal Worcester Ceramic Items, including a set of seventeen Royal Worcester transfer-decorated bowls, and a set of seven floral-decorated plates and a compote, sold with a pair of More ...

Thomas Harris Robinson (American, 1835-1888)      At Watering Trough

Thomas Harris Robinson (American, 1835-1888) At Watering Trough

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$308$250

Thomas Harris Robinson (American, 1835-1888) At Watering Trough Signed "T. Robinson" l.r., titled on an exhibition label from the Essex Institute, Salem, Massachusetts, affixed to the More ...

Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964)      Marine Scene/Docks, Gloucester, Massachusetts

Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964) Marine Scene/Docks, Gloucester, Massachusetts

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Stuart Davis (American, 1892-1964) Marine Scene/Docks, Gloucester, Massachusetts, alternatively titled Gloucester Docks Motif #1 Signed "STUART DAVIS" within the composition l.l. and "Stuart More ...

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1028
Unsold
 

Revere, Paul (1735-1818) North Battery Restrike Plate. Single leaf of wove paper with a later imprint from the original copper-plate engraving originally engraved by Revere c. 1762, a fulfilled copy More ...

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Mater

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Mater

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1163
Sold for:
$523$425

Pratt, Martha Augusta Rood (1854-1940) and Dwight Mallory Pratt (1852-1922) Collection of Invitations and Calling Cards and Other Material. Collection of approximately eighty calling cards, wedding, More ...

The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illu

The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illu

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1189
Unsold
 

The History of the Town of Dorchester, Massachusetts. By the Committee of the Dorchester Antiquarian and Historical Society, Extra Illustrated. Boston: Ebenezer Clapp Jr., 1859. Thick quarto, first More ...

Yachting Photography: Two Photo Books of Private Cruises.

Yachting Photography: Two Photo Books of Private Cruises.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1207
Sold for:
$431$350

Yachting Photography: Two Photo Books of Private Cruises. Including: The First Cruise of the Aztec, owned by Albert C. Burrage, a photo album chronicling a trip that began in New York City on August More ...

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material.

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1233
Sold for:
$800$650

Boston, Revere Beach and Lynn Railroad, a Large Archive of Photographs and other Material. Including: thirty-three albumen prints on mounts of which approximately ten are stamped and signed with More ...

Boston. John G. Hales (1785-1832) Map of Boston and its Vicinity from Actual Survey.

Boston. John G. Hales (1785-1832) Map of Boston and its Vicinity from Actual Survey.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1260
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Boston. John G. Hales (1785-1832) Map of Boston and its Vicinity from Actual Survey. Boston: John G. Hales & Philadelphia: J. Melish, 1819. First edition, hand-colored copper-plate engraved map More ...

Sidonie Caron (American, b. 1932)    A Family Affair

Sidonie Caron (American, b. 1932) A Family Affair

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$123$100

Sidonie Caron (American, b. 1932) A Family Affair. Signed "Caron" l.r., titled in an inscription on the reverse, with a label from the Portland Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery, Portland, Oregon, More ...

Marblehead Pottery Arts and Crafts Bookends

Marblehead Pottery Arts and Crafts Bookends

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$185$150

Marblehead Pottery Arts and Crafts Bookends, Marblehead, Massachusetts, early 20th century, one depicting a 17th century sailing ship, the other a Viking ship under sail, both stamped with pottery's More ...

Owen Kennedy (American, b. 1891)      The Diving Rock in Winter - Rocky Pond, Boylston, Massachusetts

Owen Kennedy (American, b. 1891) The Diving Rock in Winter - Rocky Pond, Boylston, Massachusetts

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1235
Sold for:
$49$40

Owen Kennedy (American, b. 1891) The Diving Rock in Winter - Rocky Pond, Boylston, Massachusetts. Signed "Kennedy" l.r., signed or inscribed, dated, and titled in an inscription on the reverse More ...

Nantucket Basket Purse with Carved Seagull Medallion

Nantucket Basket Purse with Carved Seagull Medallion

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1289
Sold for:
$74$60

Nantucket Basket Purse with Carved Seagull Medallion, ht. 7 1/2, wd. 10 in. More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      "Just a Middle-Aged Waiter in a Quiet Hotel for Gentlefolk."

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) "Just a Middle-Aged Waiter in a Quiet Hotel for Gentlefolk."

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1345
Sold for:
$37$30

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) "Just a Middle-Aged Waiter in a Quiet Hotel for Gentlefolk." Signed "Orson Lowell" l.l., titled and dated "...1931" in an exhibition label affixed to the More ...

U.S. Elwell (Massachusetts, 19th Century)    Yosemite Valley

U.S. Elwell (Massachusetts, 19th Century) Yosemite Valley

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$234$190

U.S. Elwell (Massachusetts, 19th Century) Yosemite Valley. Signed and identified on the reverse. Oil on board, 5 x 8 in., framed. More ...

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$154$125

Continental Silver-mounted Agate Page Turner, late 19th/early 20th century, unmarked, lg. 8 3/4 in. Provenance: Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME More ...

Two Pieces of Gorham Sterling Silver Tableware

Two Pieces of Gorham Sterling Silver Tableware

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$800$650

Two Pieces of Gorham Sterling Silver Tableware, Providence, 20th century, a monogrammed water pitcher, ht. 7 1/2, and a large tazza with a low foot, dia. 13 1/2 in., approx. 56.9 troy oz. total. More ...

Rockford, Plymouth "Prince of Wales" Hunter-case Watch

Rockford, Plymouth "Prince of Wales" Hunter-case Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$308$250

Rockford, Plymouth "Prince of Wales" Hunter-case Watch, with hand-painted arabic numeral dial reading "Plymouth Watch Co./N.B. No. 73," damascened 21-jewel stem-wind, stem-set, grade 100s movement, More ...

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$923$750

Appleton Tracy & Co. Hunter-case Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1857, engine-turned coin silver case housing the unusual arabic numeral dial with sunk seconds, movement marked "Appleton Tracy & More ...

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$215$175

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, arabic numeral dial with outer minute track and center reading "Waltham Vanguard 23 Jewels," with sunk seconds bit, Geneva stripe More ...

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$369$300

Chelsea U.S. Navy Marine Clock, Boston, polished brass case with screw bezel over the 6-in. silvered dial marked "U.S. Navy, Non-Magnetic, Chelsea CLOCK CO. Boston U.S.A.," eight-day time-only More ...

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$492$400

U.S. Navy Chelsea Marine Clock, Boston, polished brass case with screw bezel over the 4 1/2-in. silvered dial marked "Chelsea Clock So., Boston, U.S.A., U.S. Navy," eight-day time-only movement, More ...

R. Corey Set of Five Nesting Nantucket Baskets and Three Miniature Baskets

R. Corey Set of Five Nesting Nantucket Baskets and Three Miniature Baskets

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$923$750

R. Corey Set of Five Nesting Nantucket Baskets and Three Miniature Baskets, ht. to 6 1/4 in. More ...

Three Nantucket Deep, Round, Swing-handled Baskets

Three Nantucket Deep, Round, Swing-handled Baskets

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$523$425

Three Nantucket Deep, Round, Swing-handled Baskets, one with Mitchell Ray label and one signed "H.G. Nor...," (imperfections), ht. to 7 1/2, dia. to 10 3/4 in. More ...

Six Paint-decorated Pine Clock Faces

Six Paint-decorated Pine Clock Faces

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Six Paint-decorated Pine Clock Faces, two "R. Whiting/Winchester," an "S. Thomas/Plymouth," a "Hoadley/Plymouth," an unsigned Masonic, and an unsigned with homestead. More ...