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Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Southwest Painted Pottery Canteen, Zuni, early 20th century, the flat-bottom bulbous form painted with a large red and black spiral rattlesnake design on a cream-colored ground, starting on the top More ...

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Tray

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Tray

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
578
Sold for:
$461$375

Southwest Coiled Pictorial Basketry Tray, Apache, c. 1900, with abstract band and stepped checker diamond designs, dia. 13 in. More ...

Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992) The End of Eternity  , Inscribed and Signed Copy.

Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992) The End of Eternity , Inscribed and Signed Copy.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$246$200

Asimov, Isaac (1920-1992) The End of Eternity, Inscribed and Signed Copy. Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Co., Inc., [1955]. Book Club edition, octavo, inscribed and signed by Asimov on More ...

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977)      Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$37$30

Kay Bell Reynal (American, 1905-1977) Two Portraits: Carl Sandburg and Unidentified Man. The latter signed "Kay Bell" in pencil l.r. Gelatin silver prints, image sizes to 13 1/8 x 10 1/4 in., More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) For Whom the Bell Tolls.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) For Whom the Bell Tolls.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$62$50

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) For Whom the Bell Tolls. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [1940]. Octavo, with A on copyright page, bound in publisher's oatmeal cloth, dust jacket somewhat tattered, More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$246$200

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) The Winter of Our Discontent. New York: The Viking Press, 1961. First trade edition, octavo, 1961 on title and copyright page with no statement of other printings, bound More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau.

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1500
Sold for:
$74$60

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) The Winged Life, the Poetic Voice of Henry David Thoreau. [San Francisco: Mackenzie Harris Corp.] for the Yolla Bolly Press of Covelo, California, 1986. Limited More ...

18kt Gold and Blue Topaz Necklace, Gucci

18kt Gold and Blue Topaz Necklace, Gucci

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

18kt Gold and Blue Topaz Necklace, Gucci, composed of sixteen strands of blue topaz beads, completed by a clasp bezel-set with a heart-shaped blue topaz, signed, lg. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Stoddard, Charles Warren (1843-1909) Three Autograph Letters Signed.

Stoddard, Charles Warren (1843-1909) Three Autograph Letters Signed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$123$100

Stoddard, Charles Warren (1843-1909) Three Autograph Letters Signed. A collection of three letters, two dated 1880, the third dated 1905, on various topics, including one addressed to his daughter, More ...

Baum, L. Frank (1856-1919) Autograph Letter Signed, 1916 and Playbill from the 1903 Boston Production of The Wizard of Oz.

Baum, L. Frank (1856-1919) Autograph Letter Signed, 1916 and Playbill from the 1903 Boston Production of The Wizard of Oz.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Baum, L. Frank (1856-1919) Autograph Letter Signed, 1916 and Playbill from the 1903 Boston Production of The Wizard of Oz. Single sheet of Baum's illustrated letter paper featuring an image of "The More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$338$275

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Intruder in the Dust. New York: Random House, 1948. Octavo, stated first printing, bound in publisher's black cloth stamped in gold and blue, very good, in a very good More ...

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief  , Signed Limited Edition.

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief , Signed Limited Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
131
Unsold
 

Faulkner, William (1897-1962) Notes on a Horse Thief, Signed Limited Edition. Greenville, MS: The Levee Press, 1950. Octavo, copy number 764 of 950 signed by Faulkner on the limitation page, More ...

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Grand Tour Sketchbook with Drawings of Mark Twain, July-August 1879. Octavo sketchbook, purchased from G. Fell, stationer, 60 Piccadilly London, by an American abroad, containing 150 pages, almost More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea  , Signed First Edition.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea , Signed First Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Old Man and the Sea, Signed First Edition. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1952. Octavo, with Scribner's seal and letter A on copyright page, signed by Hemingway More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth  , First Edition, First Issue.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth , First Edition, First Issue.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$523$425

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth, First Edition, First Issue. Cleveland: The J.B. Savage Company, 1938. Octavo, limited edition, copy number 29 of 1,000 printed, first issue, with the More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth  , First Edition, Second Issue.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth , First Edition, Second Issue.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$215$175

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) The Spanish Earth, First Edition, Second Issue. Cleveland: The J.B. Savage Company, 1938. Octavo, limited edition, copy number 578 of 1,000 printed, second issue, More ...

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow  , Signed and Inscribed.

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow , Signed and Inscribed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$338$275

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow, Signed and Inscribed. New York: Musette Publishers, [1943.] Octavo, inscribed to Skidmore College President Joseph C. Palamountain Jr. in blue ink, limp More ...

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial  , First American Edition.

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial , First American Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$738$600

Kafka, Franz (1883-1924) The Trial, First American Edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1937. First American edition, octavo, bound in publisher's illustrated cloth (short tear at head), and More ...

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
186
Unsold
 

Lewis, Sinclair (1885-1951) Ann Vickers, Signed Presentation Copy. London: Jonathan Cape, 1933. Octavo, first edition, second impression, five-line inscription to Elizabeth Farmer dated London, 23 More ...

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte.

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
187
Unsold
 

Literature, Three Titles: Mark Twain, Kenneth Roberts, and Bret Harte. Including: Twain's A Dog's Tale, London: Anti-Vivisection Society, 1903, first edition, original wraps, first separate edition; More ...

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings D

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings D

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
194
Sold for:
$215$175

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings Designed by Alfred Mills. Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, [J. More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$338$275

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American edition, second issue, without "the end" on page 303, octavo, bound in green More ...

Framed Small Folio Currier & Ives American Railroad Scene   Lithograph

Framed Small Folio Currier & Ives American Railroad Scene Lithograph

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$98$80

Framed Small Folio Currier & Ives American Railroad Scene Lithograph, 20th century, ht. 19 1/2, wd. 22 1/2 in. More ...

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952, bearing the maker's manuscript label, inscribed internally Vivo silenzio/Morto io canto/Living silent/Dead I singing [sic], length of back 356 mm. More ...

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$615$500

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930, bearing the maker's manuscript label, length of back 362 mm, with case. More ...

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt, America, c. 1925-35, the figure with accentuated carved body details posed with arms suggestively lifting her skirt, wearing high-heeled shoes, old More ...

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat, America, c. 1869-70, the yellow pine figure with crossed arms and female lower anatomy, standing on a square plinth with black-painted top hat, figure ht. 13 More ...

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure, possibly Kentucky, early 19th century, carved facial features and rough-hewn stylized body, (lacks arms), ht. 36 in. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, More ...

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Three Carved Portrait Heads, Georgia, late 19th/early 20th century, the largest head carved from a cherry log possibly depicting a balding white male, the other two figures carved from pine logs More ...

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust, New England, c. 1900-10, the blue-eyed man with exaggerated cowlick, carved features, and blue-painted eyes, joined with strips of rubber, ht. 26 in., hangs from a rope More ...