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Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$400$325

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Portrait Photograph [and] Photographs of Other Events, Including a Parade in his Honor.

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Portrait Photograph [and] Photographs of Other Events, Including a Parade in his Honor.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2028
Sold for:
$246$200

Project Mercury 7, Alan Shepard, Signed Portrait Photograph [and] Photographs of Other Events, Including a Parade in his Honor. Black-and-white 9 x 5 1/2 in. portrait of Shepard signed in black ink; More ...

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968)      Europa

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968) Europa

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$215$175

Valentine Hugo (French, 1890-1968) Europa, 1946. Inscribed, signed, and dated "3eme état Valentine Hugo 1946" in pencil l.r., signed within the plate, dedicated "Pour Laurice que j'aime et que More ...

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666)      Study for St. John the Baptist

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$67,650$55,000

Guercino (Italian, 1591-1666) Study for St. John the Baptist Unsigned. Brown ink and wash on paper, 10 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (26.5 x 19.2 cm), framed. Condition: Sheet lined with laid paper More ...

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) and Richard Guino (Spanish, 1890-1973)      Tête de Vénus (Variante de la petite Vénus)

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) and Richard Guino (Spanish, 1890-1973) Tête de Vénus (Variante de la petite Vénus)

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (French, 1841-1919) and Richard Guino (Spanish, 1890-1973) Tête de Vénus (Variante de la petite Vénus) Signed "Renoir" on the back of the base. Terra-cotta, height 5 More ...

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$400$325

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers, c. 1863, secretarial letters written for Admiral David Farragut aboard the Hartford promoting Alden Spear, two letters of promotion signed by Secretary More ...

Nine Royal Doulton Hand-painted Character Jugs and a Molded Colorless Glass Character Jug

Nine Royal Doulton Hand-painted Character Jugs and a Molded Colorless Glass Character Jug

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$431$350

Nine Royal Doulton Hand-painted Character Jugs and a Molded Colorless Glass Character Jug, including Mae West, The Phantom of the Opera, and Vice-Admiral Lord Nelson. More ...

Seven English and Chinese Export Ceramic Items

Seven English and Chinese Export Ceramic Items

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$369$300

Seven English and Chinese Export Ceramic Items, including a Staffordshire jug of an admiral, a polychrome transfer-decorated copper lustre mug, and a blue and white export porcelain teapot, More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    Springtime

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) Springtime

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$197$160

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) Springtime. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.r. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Scattered minor paint losses, More ...

Grand Tour Miniature Portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson

Grand Tour Miniature Portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1188
Sold for:
$584$475

Grand Tour Miniature Portrait of Admiral Lord Nelson, late 19th century, with incised "French Ivory" paneled frame (minor losses), image 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    The Storm

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1362
Sold for:
$148$120

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.l. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Probable old retouch, craquelure, More ...

Carte-de-visite of Admiral David Farragut

Carte-de-visite of Admiral David Farragut

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$62$50

Carte-de-visite of Admiral David Farragut, Matthew Brady, Washington, D.C., 19th century, the back marked "BRADY'S/NATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT GALLERIES/NO.352 PENNSYLVANIA aV./WASHINGTON, More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
236
Unsold
 

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000, 12 bottles (owc)

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000, 12 bottles (owc)

Auction:
3050B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 08, 2017
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000 Pauillac, 5eme Cru Classe "Beginning to open magnificently, the still dense purple-colored 2000 reveals a blossoming bouquet of blackberries, cassis, graphite and pen ink. More ...

Two Bronze Admiral Vernon Porto Bellow Medals

Two Bronze Admiral Vernon Porto Bellow Medals

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Bronze Admiral Vernon Porto Bellow Medals, England, 18th century, an Admiral Vernon with ship and cannon obverse, dia. 38.0 mm; and an Admiral Vernon and Commodore Brown, dia. 37.0 mm. More ...

Warres Vintage Port 2003, 6 demi bottles

Warres Vintage Port 2003, 6 demi bottles

Auction:
3036T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 25, 2017
Lot:
1856
Sold for:
$197$160

Warre's Vintage Port 2003 Oporto "Black pepper, sealing wax, spices, and toast are found in the nose of the potentially exceptional 2003 Warre Vintage Port. A concentrated, backward effort, its More ...

Framed Image and Autograph of Admiral David G. Farragut Presented by Loyall Farragut

Framed Image and Autograph of Admiral David G. Farragut Presented by Loyall Farragut

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1166
Sold for:
$431$350

Framed Image and Autograph of Admiral David G. Farragut Presented by Loyall Farragut, c. 1861-65, image of Farragut in uniform signed "D.G. Farragut/U.S.N.," on the back is a note of presentation by More ...

Patriotic Naval Silkwork Picture

Patriotic Naval Silkwork Picture

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1287
Sold for:
$185$150

Patriotic Naval Silkwork Picture, c. 1900, black silk backing with a large eagle, stars, flags, with a large banner which reads "IN MEMORY OF MY CRUISE IN CHINA JAPAN PHILLIPINE ISLANDS," with an More ...

Group of New Bedford-related Ephemera

Group of New Bedford-related Ephemera

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1084
Sold for:
$492$400

Group of New Bedford-related Ephemera, including turn-of-the-century photographs of ships, pamphlets, ephemera for Admiral DuPont, and an assortment of postcards. More ...

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843)      Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler Unsigned, identified and dated "...1801" on a presentation plaque, loan label More ...

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922)      George Washington at Valley Forge

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Henry Merwin Shrady (American, 1871-1922) George Washington at Valley Forge Signed "H.M/ SHRADY" in the bronze on the top of the base near the horse's rear hooves, incised "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS More ...

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999)      Donny Nardona

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) Donny Nardona

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Paul Cadmus (American, 1904-1999) Donny Nardona Titled and signed ".../Cadmus" l.r., with a label from Midtown Galleries, New York, affixed to the backing board. Pencil and crayon on tracing More ...

Painting Depicting a Heron

Painting Depicting a Heron

Auction:
3025B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 15, 2017
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$615$500

Painting Depicting a Heron, China, in the manner of Hu Yuji (b. 1927, also Wo Yuekee & Henry Wo), seated on a tree trunk and willow branches, signed "Yuji" with seal, inscribed in English in the More ...

Pair of Marcel Breuer Wassily Chairs

Pair of Marcel Breuer Wassily Chairs

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$984$800

Pair of Marcel Breuer Wassily Chairs Chromed steel, leather Fasem, Italy, 1980-89 Stitched black leather seat on tubular steel frame, impressed Fasem in the leather, ht. 29, wd. 36, dp. 31 More ...

Large Paper Maquette for a Memorial to Admiral Lord Nelson

Large Paper Maquette for a Memorial to Admiral Lord Nelson

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1492
Sold for:
$461$375

Large Paper Maquette for a Memorial to Admiral Lord Nelson, England, early 19th century, designed as an obelisk under a gothic arch, the upper spandrels with Nelson's "Victories," and "Rewards," the More ...

Three Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Medallions

Three Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Medallions

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
185
Sold for:
$984$800

Three Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Medallions, England, c. 1925, each oval self-framed in black, a white dip with lilac ground and white portrait of Admiral Duncan, BB1338, lg. 4 1/4; and More ...

Doulton and Watts Stoneware Face Jug

Doulton and Watts Stoneware Face Jug

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$584$475

Doulton and Watts Stoneware Face Jug, England, c. 1825, modeled as a bust of Admiral Lord Nelson, impressed mark, ht. 6 1/8 in. Provenance: The Victor & Muriel Polikoff Collection. More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    The Storm

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1236
Unsold
 

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) The Storm. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.l. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Probable old retouch, craquelure, More ...

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883)    Springtime

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) Springtime

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1247
Unsold
 

After Pierre-Auguste Cot (French, 1837-1883) Springtime. Signed and dated "R. WINSLOW '95" l.r. Oil on canvas, 36 x 21 in., in the original frame. Condition: Scattered minor paint losses, More ...

Shubrick, Rear Admiral William Branford (1790-1874) Collection of 122 Letters and Documents, 1860s.

Shubrick, Rear Admiral William Branford (1790-1874) Collection of 122 Letters and Documents, 1860s.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$308$250

Shubrick, Rear Admiral William Branford (1790-1874) Collection of 122 Letters and Documents, 1860s. Including a letter written by Shubrick and addressed to President Andrew Johnson recommending a More ...