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Export Porcelain Vessel

Export Porcelain Vessel

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
27
Unsold
 

Export Porcelain Vessel, China, c. 1920-38, the bulbous upper section joined by ring turning to a domed base, polychrome floral decoration surrounds a scene of a figure on horseback with a second More ...

Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Silk Campaign Bandana and Two Other Textiles

Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Silk Campaign Bandana and Two Other Textiles

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
145
Unsold
 

Benjamin Harrison and Levi P. Morton Silk Campaign Bandana and Two Other Textiles, America, late 19th and 20th century, the Harrison/Morton bandana on white silk with blue printed star border, red, More ...

Four Framed Items Relating to Philadelphia

Four Framed Items Relating to Philadelphia

Auction:
2881T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 04, 2016
Lot:
1621
Sold for:
$246$200

Four Framed Items Relating to Philadelphia, Toudy & Co. Machinery Hall, Centennial International Exhibition/1876 and Bird's Eye View, Centennial Buildings, 1876, a George Stinson & Co. In More ...

Three Framed Stevensgraph Scenes

Three Framed Stevensgraph Scenes

Auction:
2863M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2015
Lot:
738
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Framed Stevensgraph Scenes, "The Good Old Days.," "The Present Time.," and one depicting the signing of the Declaration of Independence. More ...

Declaration of Independence and Portraits of the Presidents

Declaration of Independence and Portraits of the Presidents

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$246$200

Declaration of Independence and Portraits of the Presidents, Broadside, c. 1857. Philadelphia: Ulman and Sons, [c. 1857]. Engraved broadside on paper incorporating the text of the Declaration at More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Receipt Signed, Philadelphia, June 1787. Single page of laid paper inscribed on one side. Stating that Washington received a draught of financier and More ...

London Gazette

London Gazette

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

London Gazette, August 6-10, 1776. Two sheets removed from a bound volume, trimmed at the foot with loss; containing extracts from two letters from General Howe, dated Staten Island, July 7 and 8, More ...

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass.

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Whitman, Walt (1819-1892) Leaves of Grass. Brooklyn: [for the author by Andrew and James Rome], 1855. First edition, first issue, with the engraved portrait of Whitman by Samuel Hollyer after a More ...

Two Framed Hand-colored Engravings

Two Framed Hand-colored Engravings

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Framed Hand-colored Engravings, England, late 18th century, one depicting Captain Pearson and his ship Serapis, the other of the American colonies declaring themselves independent, both More ...

Three Jacquard Coverlets

Three Jacquard Coverlets

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Jacquard Coverlets, mid-19th century two blue and white floral medallion fragments: one with eagle border and verse "American Independence Declared July 4, 1776 Wove in 1833," the other with More ...

Two Framed Hand-colored Engravings

Two Framed Hand-colored Engravings

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
649
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Two Framed Hand-colored Engravings, England, late 18th century, one depicting Captain Pearson and his ship Serapis, the other of the American colonies declaring themselves independent, both More ...

Slave Market of America  , Broadside.

Slave Market of America , Broadside.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
69
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Slave Market of America, Broadside. New York: printed by William Dorr for the American Anti-Slavery Society, 1836. Broadside on paper, illustrated with nine wood engravings, old folds and damage, More ...

Half-plate Daguerreotype of The Colony House, Newport, Rhode Island

Half-plate Daguerreotype of The Colony House, Newport, Rhode Island

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
14
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Half-plate Daguerreotype of The Colony House, Newport, Rhode Island, probably Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1850s, illustrating The Colony House, (light oxidation on the mat and image), 4 3/8 x 5 1/2 More ...

Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935)      Independence Hall

Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935) Independence Hall

Auction:
2778B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 23, 2015
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$615$500

Childe Hassam (American, 1859-1935) Independence Hall, 1926 (Cortissoz et al., 260). Monogrammed and inscribed "...imp." in pencil l.r., dated and inscribed within the plate. Drypoint on paper, More ...

Three Miniature Books, The Presidents of the Century; The Declaration of Independence; [and] The Signers of the Declaration

Three Miniature Books, The Presidents of the Century; The Declaration of Independence; [and] The Signers of the Declaration

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$615$500

Three Miniature Books, The Presidents of the Century; The Declaration of Independence; [and] The Signers of the Declaration Philadelphia: Max Rosenthal, 1876. Three miniature volumes, the More ...

Two Framed Engravings

Two Framed Engravings

Auction:
2739T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2014
Lot:
1324
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Framed Engravings, America, mid 19th century, a Nathaniel Currier hand-colored "The Declaration of Independence," and a Currier and Ives "General Grant and Family," lg. to 15, wd. to 18 in. More ...

Declaration of Independence.

Declaration of Independence.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Declaration of Independence. Washington, D.C.: engraved by W.J. Stone, [1833]. Folio broadside, printed on rice paper, formerly folded and included in Peter Force's (1790-1868) American Archives, More ...

Presidents of the United States   [and] Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico

Presidents of the United States [and] Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
47
Unsold
 

Presidents of the United States [and] Ornamental Map of the United States and Mexico. New York: Phelps, 1846. Two hand-colored poster-sized broadsides, the first featuring portraits of the first More ...

Force, Peter, ed. (1790-1868) American Archives: Fourth and Fifth Series

Force, Peter, ed. (1790-1868) American Archives: Fourth and Fifth Series

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
144
Unsold
 

Force, Peter, ed. (1790-1868) American Archives: Fourth and Fifth Series. Washington, D.C.: St. Clair Clarke and Force, 1837-1853. Nine folio volumes, consisting of volumes one through six of the More ...

Ten Framed Mostly American Historical Prints

Ten Framed Mostly American Historical Prints

Auction:
2712M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2014
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$554$450

Ten Framed Mostly American Historical Prints, two small folio hand-colored lithographs published by Nathaniel Currier, titles: General Z. Taylor "Rough & Ready.", dated 1847, and Gen'l. William J. More ...

Attributed to Thomas Sully (Pennsylvania/England, 1783-1872)      Portrait of Louisa Catherine Carroll (1809-?) and Her Child.

Attributed to Thomas Sully (Pennsylvania/England, 1783-1872) Portrait of Louisa Catherine Carroll (1809-?) and Her Child.

Auction:
2710B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2014
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Attributed to Thomas Sully (Pennsylvania/England, 1783-1872) Portrait of Louisa Catherine Carroll (1809-?) and Her Child. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, circular portrait, dia. 27 1/2 in., in a period More ...

Declaration of Independence.

Declaration of Independence.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$22,800$19,000

Declaration of Independence. Washington, D.C.: engraved by W.J. Stone, [1833]. Folio broadside, printed on rice paper, formerly folded and included in Peter Force's (1790-1868) American Archives, More ...

Classical Gilt George Washington Figural Mantel Clock

Classical Gilt George Washington Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
471
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Classical Gilt George Washington Figural Mantel Clock, France, c. 1840, the gilt Roman numeral porcelain dial with pierced brass hands set into a stylized desk and bookcase with General George More ...

Pair of Paul Revere, Jr., Silver Casters

Pair of Paul Revere, Jr., Silver Casters

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$25,000$20,833

Pair of Paul Revere, Jr., Silver Casters, Boston, 1772, each with bud finial on pierced high-domed friction-fit lid, incised with five vertical panels engraved with a double-lined diamond pattern, More ...

Navy and White Wool and Cotton Woven Coverlet

Navy and White Wool and Cotton Woven Coverlet

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$660$550

Navy and White Wool and Cotton Woven Coverlet, America, 1835, two-piece double weave coverlet with clusters of flowers, bordered with Independence Hall, spreadwing eagles with American shields, More ...

Small Group of Lincoln Ephemera

Small Group of Lincoln Ephemera

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$84$70

Small Group of Lincoln Ephemera, a framed reproduction copy of the Gettysburg Address, five pieces of Lincoln-related sheet music including He's Gone to the Arms of Abraham and We are coming Father More ...

Seven Assorted Works

Seven Assorted Works

Auction:
2672M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2013
Lot:
910
Sold for:
$120$100

Seven Assorted Works, a silk print of the Declaration of Independence, a facsimile of a parade scene, two framed prints of Boston, a map of Boston, a print of two clergy and an oil canvas by Joe More ...

The [Signing of the] Declaration of Independence

The [Signing of the] Declaration of Independence

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

The [Signing of the] Declaration of Independence, After John Trumbull (1756-1843), engraved by Asher Brown Durand (1796-1886) [New York]: 20 December 1820. Large format engraving, period-era More ...

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$840$700

The Constitutions of the Several Independent States of America. [Dublin]: London printed, from the original Philadelphia edition, with an advertisement by the London editor: and Dublin reprinted: More ...

Nine American Mint Silver Coins and Commemorative Rounds

Nine American Mint Silver Coins and Commemorative Rounds

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
447
Sold for:
$246$200

Nine American Mint Silver Coins and Commemorative Rounds, in Plexiglas cases, each with accompanying certificate of authenticity, eight .999 silver "Birth of our Nation - History of America/Freedom More ...