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Roxy Paine (American, b. 1966)      Scumak

Roxy Paine (American, b. 1966) Scumak

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Roxy Paine (American, b. 1966) Scumak Numbered "S2-P2-09" on the bottom. Orange polyethylene, 17 1/2 x 26 x 19 in. (44.5 x 66.0 x 48.3 cm). Condition: Surface grime. N.B. Roxy Paine, a More ...

First Church of Christ Scientist Doorstop

First Church of Christ Scientist Doorstop

Auction:
2785T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2015
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$308$250

First Church of Christ Scientist Doorstop, Meridian, Mississippi, early 20th century, white-painted cast iron in the form of the First Church of Christ Scientist building in Boston, Massachusetts, More ...

Rare Stainless Steel "Milgauss" Wristwatch, Rolex

Rare Stainless Steel "Milgauss" Wristwatch, Rolex

Auction:
2771B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 09, 2014
Lot:
443
Unsold
 

Rare Stainless Steel "Milgauss" Wristwatch, Rolex, c. 1966, the silver-tone metal dial with baton numeral indicators, automatic movement, 37 mm, no. 2,005,090, ref no. 1019, completed by an Oyster More ...

NASA Astronauts, and Rocket Scientists, Thirty Signed Photographs and Related Signed Paper.

NASA Astronauts, and Rocket Scientists, Thirty Signed Photographs and Related Signed Paper.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

NASA Astronauts, and Rocket Scientists, Thirty Signed Photographs and Related Signed Paper. Color portraits, most posing in their spacesuits, all signed, including: two signed by Buzz Aldrin, Jr. More ...

Wales, William (1734?-1796) The Original Astronomical Observations Made in the Course of a Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the

Wales, William (1734?-1796) The Original Astronomical Observations Made in the Course of a Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
409
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Wales, William (1734?-1796) The Original Astronomical Observations Made in the Course of a Voyage towards the South Pole, and Round the World. London: by W. and A. Strahan, and sold by J. Nourse, J. More ...

Group of Graphology Autographs

Group of Graphology Autographs

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1187
Sold for:
$277$225

Group of Graphology Autographs, late 19th and early 20th century, including the collection of Helen Binde, a graphologist, who collected the signatures and correspondences of numerous actors, More ...

Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton (American, 1903-1990)      Seeing the Unseen: Twelve Photographs by Harold Edgerton

Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Seeing the Unseen: Twelve Photographs by Harold Edgerton

Auction:
2749B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 19, 2014
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

Harold E. "Doc" Edgerton (American, 1903-1990) Seeing the Unseen: Twelve Photographs by Harold Edgerton, 1934-73, printed 1977, edition of 60. All numbered and signed "22/60 HAROLD EDGERTON" in More ...

Gifford Beal (American, 1879-1956)  Four Mural Studies for the Entrance Hall of the John C. Green School of Engineering at Princeton Un

Gifford Beal (American, 1879-1956) Four Mural Studies for the Entrance Hall of the John C. Green School of Engineering at Princeton Un

Auction:
2742T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2014
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$492$400

Gifford Beal (American, 1879-1956) Four Mural Studies for the Entrance Hall of the John C. Green School of Engineering at Princeton University, 1946. Unsigned, main panel inscribed "Gifford More ...

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990)      George Wald

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990) George Wald

Auction:
2673B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 20, 2013
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$369$300

Lotte Jacobi (American, 1896-1990) George Wald, 1979. Signed "LotteJacobi" in pencil l.r. Polaroid, sheet size 29 x 21 3/4 in. (73.5 x 55.1 cm), framed. Condition: Unmounted, rippling. More ...

Kennedy Family, Photograph Collection, 1960s-1970s.

Kennedy Family, Photograph Collection, 1960s-1970s.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$431$350

Kennedy Family, Photograph Collection, 1960s-1970s. Three signed photographs of Ted Kennedy, one signed photograph of Joan Kennedy, and a portrait of JFK with two examples of the 1964 Kennedy half More ...

Chelsea Millennium Ship's Bell Clock

Chelsea Millennium Ship's Bell Clock

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
543
Sold for:
$1,320$1,100

Chelsea Millennium Ship's Bell Clock, Chelsea Clock Company, Boston, Massachusetts, with polished brass and American walnut case, hinged bezel, 8 1/2-in. silvered dial with raised Arabic numerals More ...

Bible Commentary, Four Volumes:

Bible Commentary, Four Volumes:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$390$325

Bible Commentary, Four Volumes: Cornelius a Lapide (1567-1637) Commentaria in Ecclesiasticum, Antwerp: Meurs, 1663; and Commentaria in Pentateuchum Mosis, Antwerp: Meurs, 1661, two large folios, More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majestys Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the Years 1826 and

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majestys Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the Years 1826 and

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
275
Unsold
 

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) Narrative of the Surveying Voyages of his Majesty's Ships Adventure and Beagle, between the Years 1826 and 1836. London: Colburn, 1839. First edition, octavo, four More ...

Geoffroy Sainte-Hilaire, Isidore (1805-1861) Histoire Generale et Particuliere des Anomalies de LOrganisation Chez LHomme et les Anim

Geoffroy Sainte-Hilaire, Isidore (1805-1861) Histoire Generale et Particuliere des Anomalies de LOrganisation Chez LHomme et les Anim

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
312
Sold for:
$554$450

Geoffroy Sainte-Hilaire, Isidore (1805-1861) Histoire Generale et Particuliere des Anomalies de L'Organisation Chez L'Homme et les Animaux. Paris: J.-B. Balliere, 1832-[1837]. Two text volumes, and More ...

Mather, Cotton (1663-1728)   The Christian Philosopher: a Collection of the Best Discoveries in Nature, with Religious Improvements

Mather, Cotton (1663-1728) The Christian Philosopher: a Collection of the Best Discoveries in Nature, with Religious Improvements

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

Mather, Cotton (1663-1728) The Christian Philosopher: a Collection of the Best Discoveries in Nature, with Religious Improvements. London: for Eman. Matthews, 1721. Octavo, first edition, More ...

Buonanni, Filippo (1638-1723) Observationes circa Viventia

Buonanni, Filippo (1638-1723) Observationes circa Viventia

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
535
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Buonanni, Filippo (1638-1723) Observationes circa Viventia. Rome: Hercules, 1691. First edition, quarto, engraved title to second part, and sixty-nine engraved plates, some folding, clean, bound More ...

Porta, Giovanni Battista della (1535-1615) Magiae Naturalis Libri Viginti

Porta, Giovanni Battista della (1535-1615) Magiae Naturalis Libri Viginti

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
603
Sold for:
$1,560$1,300

Porta, Giovanni Battista della (1535-1615) Magiae Naturalis Libri Viginti. Frankfurt: Wechel, 1591. Octavo, ink inscriptions to title, paper toned, bound in German blind-tooled pigskin over wooden More ...

Trembley, Abraham (1710-1784)

Trembley, Abraham (1710-1784)

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
621
Sold for:
$510$425

Trembley, Abraham (1710-1784) Memoires pour Servir a L'Histoire d'un Genre de Polypes d'Eau Douce. Leiden: Jean & Herman Verbeek, 1744. First edition, large quarto, illustrated with thirteen More ...

Zahn, Johannes (1641-1707) Oculus Artificialis Teledioptricus

Zahn, Johannes (1641-1707) Oculus Artificialis Teledioptricus

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$5,700$4,750

Zahn, Johannes (1641-1707) Oculus Artificialis Teledioptricus. Nuremberg: lochnerus, 1702. Folio, second edition, engraved title, typographical title page printed in red and black, engraved More ...

Charles Furneaux (American, 1835-1913)      View of a Volcanic Eruption, Probably Kilauea Caldera on Mauna Loa

Charles Furneaux (American, 1835-1913) View of a Volcanic Eruption, Probably Kilauea Caldera on Mauna Loa

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$4,860$4,000

Charles Furneaux (American, 1835-1913) View of a Volcanic Eruption, Probably Kilauea Caldera on Mauna Loa, c. 1886 Signed and dated "C. Furn.../188..." l.r. Mixed media on paper mounted to More ...

Five Painted Cast Iron Figural Doorstops

Five Painted Cast Iron Figural Doorstops

Auction:
2587M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2012
Lot:
658
Sold for:
$296$250

Five Painted Cast Iron Figural Doorstops, an S.A. Evans, Meridian, Mississippi, "First Church of Christian Scientists, Boston"; a home of George Washington; a cottage; and two of sailing ships, ht. More ...

Xanthus Russell Smith (American, 1839-1929)      Cape May

Xanthus Russell Smith (American, 1839-1929) Cape May

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$24,885$21,000

Xanthus Russell Smith (American, 1839-1929) Cape May, 1865 Signed "Xanthus Smith" l.l., titled, dedicated, signed, and dated "..Painted for Joseph Wharton Esq./ By Xanthus Smith/ 1865" in the More ...

Catharine Wharton Morris Wright (American, 1899-1988)      Floating Leaves

Catharine Wharton Morris Wright (American, 1899-1988) Floating Leaves

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

Catharine Wharton Morris Wright (American, 1899-1988) Floating Leaves, alternatively titled The Pergola, Ontalauna, 1920 Titled and signed or inscribed "...by C.M. WRIGHT, A.N.A./FOX HILL More ...

Lot of Microscope and Scientific Instrument-related Catalogues and Pamphlets

Lot of Microscope and Scientific Instrument-related Catalogues and Pamphlets

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$385$325

Lot of Microscope and Scientific Instrument-related Catalogues and Pamphlets, late 20th century, approximately seventy-five total, including eight Gemmary catalogues, sixteen Antiquities More ...

Attributed to George Bowdler Buckton (British, 1818-1905)      Dieppe

Attributed to George Bowdler Buckton (British, 1818-1905) Dieppe

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$770$650

Attributed to George Bowdler Buckton (British, 1818-1905) Dieppe Unsigned, identified "Dieppe by/G. B. Buckton Esq." on a hand-written label on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 23 7/8 x 18 in. More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892)      Arctic View

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Arctic View

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Arctic View, The Polaris in Winter Quarters at Thank God Harbor Signed "Wm Bradford" l.l., identified on a label affixed to the back of the frame. Oil on More ...

Millennium Ship's Bell Clock by Chelsea

Millennium Ship's Bell Clock by Chelsea

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
594
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Millennium Ship's Bell Clock by Chelsea, Boston, Massachusetts, with polished brass and American walnut case, hinged bezel, 8 1/2 in. silvered dial with raised Arabic numerals and millennium logo, More ...

Charles Furneaux (American, 1835-1913)      View of a Volcanic Eruption, Probably Kilauea Caldera on Mauna Loa

Charles Furneaux (American, 1835-1913) View of a Volcanic Eruption, Probably Kilauea Caldera on Mauna Loa

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
407
Unsold
 

Charles Furneaux (American, 1835-1913) View of a Volcanic Eruption, Probably Kilauea Caldera on Mauna Loa, c. 1886 Signed and dated "C. Furn.../188..." l.r. Mixed media on paper mounted to More ...

(American Physicians and Scientists)

(American Physicians and Scientists)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

(American Physicians and Scientists), Two articles: Cushing, Harvey, signed letter, April, 18, 1932, one page, to Dr. James Golden, involving a common patient; second, Watson, James D., signature More ...

Lavoisier, Antoine-Laurent de (1743-1794)

Lavoisier, Antoine-Laurent de (1743-1794)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Lavoisier, Antoine-Laurent de (1743-1794), Signed document, February 4, 1787, one page, in French, to Mr. Delaforte, a receipt for various supplies, 4to, (excellent). Note: Lavoisier's fame as a More ...