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Framed Ernest Thompson Seton (American, 1860-1946) Sketch of a Wolf

Framed Ernest Thompson Seton (American, 1860-1946) Sketch of a Wolf

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1381
Sold for:
$135$110

Framed Ernest Thompson Seton (American, 1860-1946) Sketch of a Wolf, 1900, ht. 12, wd. 10 in. More ...

Egyptian Revival Gold and Color Change Sapphire Ring

Egyptian Revival Gold and Color Change Sapphire Ring

Auction:
3250T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 14, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Egyptian Revival Gold and Color Change Sapphire Ring, 20th century, the cushion-cut sapphire with figural shoulders, size 8 1/4. More ...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827)    What! Shall we recieve   [sic  ] Good at the hand of God...

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) What! Shall we recieve [sic ] Good at the hand of God...

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Blake (British, 1757-1827) What! Shall we recieve [sic] Good at the hand of God..., from The Book of Job, 1825, (Binyon, 112). Identified within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size More ...

Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952)      Cathay: Poems after Li Po

Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952) Cathay: Poems after Li Po

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$861$700

Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952) Cathay: Poems after Li Po, by Ezra Pound, illustrated with seven prints, 1992, proof outside of the edition of 300, published by the Limited Editions Club, More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Raphaël et la Fornarina XI: Le Pape est bouche bée dans son fauteuil, 1968, from Séries 347, published by Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris, 1969, edition of 50 More ...

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955)      Eight Portraits of Authors and Critics

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Eight Portraits of Authors and Critics

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

George Platt Lynes (American, 1907-1955) Eight Portraits of Authors and Critics, including Virgil Thomson, 1936, Christopher Isherwood, 1939, W. Somerset Maugham, 1941, Dorothy Parker, 1943, More ...

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676)      Allegory of Poetry and Music

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676) Allegory of Poetry and Music

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
206
Unsold
 

Attributed to Salvatore Castiglione (Italian, 1620-1676) Allegory of Poetry and Music Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 1/4 x 31 1/2 in. (49.0 x 80.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, fine More ...

Luis Alfredo López Méndez (Venezuelan, 1901-1996)      Still Life with Roses

Luis Alfredo López Méndez (Venezuelan, 1901-1996) Still Life with Roses

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
349
Unsold
 

Luis Alfredo López Méndez (Venezuelan, 1901-1996) Still Life with Roses Signed and dated "lopez-Méndez/1960" l.l. Oil on canvas, 27 1/2 x 34 3/4 in. (69.5 x 88.5 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982)      Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982) Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
351
Unsold
 

Francisco Narváez (Venezuelan, 1905-1982) Still Life with Flowers, Bottles, and Fruit Signed "NARVAEZ" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 in. (60.8 x 50.0 cm), framed. Condition: Fine craquelure More ...

Edith Vonnegut (American, b. 1949)      Making the Bed

Edith Vonnegut (American, b. 1949) Making the Bed

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$492$400

Edith Vonnegut (American, b. 1949) Making the Bed Signed and dated "Edith Vonnegut 1993" l.r., titled on a label from Pepper Gallery, Boston, affixed to the stretcher. Oil on linen, 28 x 26 in. More ...

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material.

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$492$400

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888-1965) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1955, 1957; and Other Material. Two letters typed on Faber & Faber Ltd. letterhead, both addressed to Ellen Wiese, thanking her for More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$246$200

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables. Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. First edition of Alcott's first book, frontispiece and additional full-page illustrations, bound in full medium More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second   ; An Old Fashioned Girl;   [and] Little Men.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second ; An Old Fashioned Girl; [and] Little Men.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036B
Unsold
 

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Little Women, Part Second ; An Old Fashioned Girl; [and] Little Men. Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1869, 1870, and 1871. First edition of each work, all octavo format in More ...

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$197$160

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century. Including: Our Young Folks. An Illustrated Magazine for Boys and Girls, Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870, More ...

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966) Men of Mark  , First Edition, Signed by Coburn.

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966) Men of Mark , First Edition, Signed by Coburn.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

Coburn, Alvin Langdon (1882-1966) Men of Mark, First Edition, Signed by Coburn. London: [printed at the Ballantyne Press in London] Dockworth & Co.; New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913. First More ...

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Beautiful and the Damned  , First Edition, Ex Libris Sheilah Graham.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Beautiful and the Damned , First Edition, Ex Libris Sheilah Graham.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (1896-1940) The Beautiful and the Damned, First Edition, Ex Libris Sheilah Graham. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922. First edition, with Scribner's seal on copyright More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea  , Illustrated and Signed by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995).

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea , Illustrated and Signed by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$431$350

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea, Illustrated and Signed by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1898-1995). New York: Limited Editions Club, 1990. Limited edition, copy number five of 600, More ...

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas.

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Holley, Mary Austin Phelps (1784-1846) Texas. Lexington, KY: J. Clarke & Co., 1836. First edition, "An entirely different book from Mrs. Holley's 1833 volume [of the same title]"; illustrated with More ...

King Jr., Martin Luther (1929-1968) Stride Toward Freedom  , Signed Copy.

King Jr., Martin Luther (1929-1968) Stride Toward Freedom , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1116A
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

King Jr., Martin Luther (1929-1968) Stride Toward Freedom, Signed Copy. New York: Harper & Brothers, [1958]. Octavo, inscribed, "Best Wishes, Martin Luther King Jr." on ffep, no edition statement on More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$800$650

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses. Lahore, India: Department of Public Journalism [Civil and Military Gazette Press], 1886. First edition of Kipling's first More ...

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End ;  Dynamo ;  and Mourning Becomes Electra  : Three Signed Limited Edition Titles.

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End ; Dynamo ; and Mourning Becomes Electra : Three Signed Limited Edition Titles.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$185$150

O'Neill, Eugene (1888-1953) Days without End; Dynamo; and Mourning Becomes Electra: Three Signed Limited Edition Titles. Days without End, New York: Random House, 1934, copy number 169 of 325 More ...

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man, Part I [and II]; Common Sense; Letters Addressed to the Addressers of the Late Proclamation;

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man, Part I [and II]; Common Sense; Letters Addressed to the Addressers of the Late Proclamation;

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$492$400

Paine, Thomas (1737-1809) Rights of Man, Part I [and II]; Common Sense; Letters Addressed to the Addressers of the Late Proclamation; [and] Paine, Dundas, and Onslow. Two Letters. London: for H.D. More ...

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination  , Signed Limited Edition.

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Rackham, Arthur, illus. (1867-1939) Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery & Imagination, Signed Limited Edition. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., [1935]. Small folio, copy number 253 of 450 copies More ...

Steffens, Lincoln (1866-1936) and Clarence Darrow (1857-1938) John Reed under the Kremlin  , Signed by Steffens and Darrow.

Steffens, Lincoln (1866-1936) and Clarence Darrow (1857-1938) John Reed under the Kremlin , Signed by Steffens and Darrow.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1183
Unsold
 

Steffens, Lincoln (1866-1936) and Clarence Darrow (1857-1938) John Reed under the Kremlin, Signed by Steffens and Darrow. Chicago: Printed by Will Ransom for the Walden Book Shop, 1922. Limited More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190B
Sold for:
$135$110

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Cape Cod. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1865. First edition, octavo, with publisher's catalogue dated December 1864; bound in brown bead-grain textured publisher's More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Excursions.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Excursions.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190C
Sold for:
$431$350

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) Excursions. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1863. First edition, octavo, engraved portrait frontispiece with tissue guard, bound in publisher's full greenish blue zigzag More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190E
Sold for:
$369$300

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Maine Woods. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1864. First edition, octavo, some tears to advertisement leaf facing title, no edition statement on copyright page, no More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1192
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Hartford, CT: The American Publishing Co., 1876. First edition, octavo, illustrated with wood-engraved frontispiece and numerous illustrations More ...

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton  , Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden.

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton , Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1197
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton, Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden. London [i.e., Paris]: [Prault], 1738. Second (Nouvelle) edition, octavo, with More ...

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation.

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Voltaire (1694-1778) Letters Concerning the English Nation. London: Printed for C. Davis and A. Lyon, 1733. First edition, octavo, contents generally good, contemporary calf boards, rebacked, 7 3/4 More ...