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School of Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, 1723-1792)      Portrait of a Gentleman, Described as "Mr. Wilkinson"

School of Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, 1723-1792) Portrait of a Gentleman, Described as "Mr. Wilkinson"

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

School of Sir Joshua Reynolds (British, 1723-1792) Portrait of a Gentleman, Described as "Mr. Wilkinson" Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in. (76.0 x 63.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, More ...

Georgian Mahogany and Red Velvet Upholstered Camel-back Settee

Georgian Mahogany and Red Velvet Upholstered Camel-back Settee

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1602
Sold for:
$738$600

Georgian Mahogany and Red Velvet Upholstered Camel-back Settee, ht. 33 1/2, wd. 81, dp. 25 in. Provenance: Property from the Harvard Art Museum, sold to benefit the acquisition fund. More ...

Charles II-style Red Velvet-upholstered Settee

Charles II-style Red Velvet-upholstered Settee

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1668
Sold for:
$584$475

Charles II-style Red Velvet-upholstered Settee, with barley-twist stretchers, (imperfections), ht. 33, wd. 81, dp. 30 in. Provenance: Property from the Harvard Art Museum, sold to benefit the More ...

1st Massachusetts Cavalry Requisition Form

1st Massachusetts Cavalry Requisition Form

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1816
Sold for:
$62$50

1st Massachusetts Cavalry Requisition Form, c. 1863, Potomac Creek Virginia, six horses turned over to Lieutenant Henry Pickering Bowditch at Potomac Creek, Virginia on February 14th 1863, in a More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Olive Grove

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Olive Grove

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Olive Grove Signed and inscribed "John S. Sargent-San Vigilio" l.l., titled and dated to 1913 in the catalogue raisonné (see below). Watercolor and More ...

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945)      Die Klage / A Posthumous Casting

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Die Klage / A Posthumous Casting

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
344
Unsold
 

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Die Klage/A Posthumous Casting Signed "KOLLWITZ" within the cast along left side, foundry stamped "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS INC N.Y." and incised "No3-61" on the 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 ...

Set of Twelve Wedgwood Blue Transfer-decorated Harvard Dinner Plates

Set of Twelve Wedgwood Blue Transfer-decorated Harvard Dinner Plates

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1346
Sold for:
$197$160

Set of Twelve Wedgwood Blue Transfer-decorated Harvard Dinner Plates, early 20th century, dia. 10 1/2 in. More ...

Annette Lemieux (American, b. 1957)      Untitled

Annette Lemieux (American, b. 1957) Untitled

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$74$60

Annette Lemieux (American, b. 1957) Untitled, from the portfolio Censor, 1994, edition of 10, published by the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University. Signed and dated "Lemieux More ...

Annette Lemieux (American, b. 1957)      Untitled

Annette Lemieux (American, b. 1957) Untitled

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1080
Unsold
 

Annette Lemieux (American, b. 1957) Untitled, from the portfolio Censor, 1994, edition of 10, published by the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University. Signed and dated "Lemieux More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 October 1852.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 October 1852.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$431$350

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 October 1852. Single leaf of folded bifolium addressed to a C. Swan of Poughkeepsie, New York, declining an invitation to speak, More ...

Craver, Margret (1907-2010) and C.C. Withers. Two Travel Photo Albums: England and Mexico.

Craver, Margret (1907-2010) and C.C. Withers. Two Travel Photo Albums: England and Mexico.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$123$100

Craver, Margret (1907-2010) and C.C. Withers. Two Travel Photo Albums: England and Mexico. Mid-20th century albums with black-and-white photographs of a trip to Mexico in 1972, with most photographs More ...

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,169$950

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard & Co., 1823. Engraving by William B. Annin (1791?-1839) and George Girdler Smith (1795-1878) after Alvan Fisher More ...

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1525
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars, with COA from Karen Wulfsbergs, Louis Agassiz collection curator, jars 128 and 134 commissioned for the Museum of Comparative Zoology at More ...

Martin Brothers Harvard-Yale Regatta Trophy

Martin Brothers Harvard-Yale Regatta Trophy

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
376
Unsold
 

Martin Brothers Harvard-Yale Regatta Trophy, England, 1892, slightly cantered circular shape, the two handles with crossed oars, inscribed on the one side "Harvard-Yale Varsity Boat Race 1891" above More ...

Fruitwood-veneered Biedermeier Display Cabinet

Fruitwood-veneered Biedermeier Display Cabinet

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$584$475

Fruitwood-veneered Biedermeier Display Cabinet, 19th century, concave cornice, frieze with abstracted floral inlay, four turned corner posts, glazed sides and front with single door, five removable More ...

Ernest Francisco Fenellosa, An Outline of the History of Ukiyo-e

Ernest Francisco Fenellosa, An Outline of the History of Ukiyo-e

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1509
Sold for:
$221$180

Ernest Francisco Fenellosa, An Outline of the History of Ukiyo-e, illustrated with twenty color reproductions, published by Bunshichi Kobayashi, Tokyo Japan, 1901; and an illustrated catalog of a More ...

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Coryate, Thomas (1577-1617) Coryats Crudities; Hastily Gobled up in Five Moneths Trauells. London: by W[illiam] S[tansby], 1611. First edition, lacking the errata leaf, quarto, illustrated with More ...

French Silver Platter

French Silver Platter

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$1,046$850

French Silver Platter, last quarter 18th century, worn marks possibly for Orleans, maker's mark a crowned "_T" probably for Etienne Tremblay, oval, with engraved monogram and inscription, lg. 14 3/4 More ...

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Teapot

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Teapot

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$461$375

Makoto Yabe (1947-2005) Studio Pottery Teapot Boston, Massachusetts, late 20th century Ceramic teapot in blue, purple, green, and pink glazes, marked at handle base, ht. 6 1/2 in. Note: More ...

Early Books: Two Titles: 1571 and 1672.

Early Books: Two Titles: 1571 and 1672.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1149
Sold for:
$123$100

Early Books: Two Titles: 1571 and 1672. Gabriele de Barletta's Sermonum Celeberrimi Sacrae Scripturae Professoris, Venice: Somaschi, 1571, octavo, contemporary manuscript notes, two parts in one More ...

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1176
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Harvard College, School Textbook, 17th Century: Greek Septuagint with Signatures. Vetus Testamentum Graecum ex Versione Septuaginta Interpretum, Juxta Exemplar Vaticanum Romae editum, Accuratissime More ...

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893.

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1200
Sold for:
$308$250

Memento Program and Official Score Card, Harvard-Yale Foot Ball Game, Springfield, Mass, November 25, 1893. [New York]: Charles H. Nicoll, 1893. Football-shaped program, lacking one leaf (page More ...

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1338
Unsold
 

South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College. Boston: Cummings, Hilliard & Co., 1823. Engraving by William B. Annin (1791?-1839) and George Girdler Smith (1795-1878) after Alvan Fisher More ...

Christopher Williams (American, b. 1956) Togo (Blauschka Model 439, 1894. Genus no. 5081. Family, Sterculiaceae. Colla acuminata [Beauv

Christopher Williams (American, b. 1956) Togo (Blauschka Model 439, 1894. Genus no. 5081. Family, Sterculiaceae. Colla acuminata [Beauv

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Christopher Williams (American, b. 1956) Togo (Blauschka Model 439, 1894. Genus no. 5081. Family, Sterculiaceae. Colla acuminata [Beauv.] Schott and Endl. Cola Nut, Goora Nut, 1989, from the More ...

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Revolutionary War Major General Jedediah Huntington's Shoulder Straps, c. 1783, gold metallic tape with two embroidered stars on each epaulet, gold bullion braid, reverse is backed with buff More ...

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950)      Fishing Shacks on a Harbor

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950) Fishing Shacks on a Harbor

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$615$500

Dodge Macknight (American, 1860-1950) Fishing Shacks on a Harbor Signed "Dodge Macknight" within a circle l.l. Watercolor on paper, sight size 14 7/8 x 21 1/4 in. (37.7 x 53.8 cm), framed. More ...

Group of Desk Accessories

Group of Desk Accessories

Auction:
3064T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$221$180

Group of Desk Accessories, including pens, two micromosaic picture frames, and a Hasty Pudding Club pendant from 1924. More ...

Blake, William (1757-1827) Illustrations to Young's Night Thoughts, Done in Water-Colour

Blake, William (1757-1827) Illustrations to Young's Night Thoughts, Done in Water-Colour

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1414
Sold for:
$86$70

Blake, William (1757-1827) Illustrations to Young's Night Thoughts, Done in Water-Colour. Cambridge: for the Fogg Museum; [and] sold in Great Britain by the Oxford University Press, 1927. Limited More ...

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958)    Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$923$750

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen. Dedicated and signed "TO RIGMOR/A. MORANG" l.c. Oil on academy board, 23 7/8 x 17 3/4 in., framed. More ...