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Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) Our Town

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) Our Town

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
318
Unsold
 

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) Our Town. New York: Coward McCann, Inc., [1938]. First edition, in a very good jacket, bound in publisher's olive-drab cloth with blue labels on spine and front board, More ...

Seven 1950s Saturday Evening Post   Front Cover Posters and Two U.S. WWII   Lithograph Posters

Seven 1950s Saturday Evening Post Front Cover Posters and Two U.S. WWII Lithograph Posters

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1336
Unsold
 

Seven 1950s Saturday Evening Post Front Cover Posters and Two U.S. WWII Lithograph Posters, covers include February 16, 1952, artwork by Norman Rockwell; August 8, 1959, artwork by Thornton Utz; More ...

Thornton Willis (American, b. 1938)      Indian Summer

Thornton Willis (American, b. 1938) Indian Summer

Auction:
2692B
Auction:
Sale #2692B - Dec 07, 2013
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$554$450

Thornton Willis (American, b. 1938) Indian Summer from Wedge Series, 1980 Signed on the reverse. Oil on paper, sheet size 30 x 22 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. More ...

Churchill, Sir Winston (1874-1965) The World Crisis 1911-1914

Churchill, Sir Winston (1874-1965) The World Crisis 1911-1914

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
103
Sold for:
$1,080$900

Churchill, Sir Winston (1874-1965) The World Crisis 1911-1914. London: Thornton Butterworth, Ltd., 1923-1931. First editions, six volumes, illustrated, maps, blue publisher's cloth with gilt More ...

Collection of Early Drafting Sets

Collection of Early Drafting Sets

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
580
Unsold
 

Collection of Early Drafting Sets, 19th and early 20th century, including a bone and stainless steel boxed set by A.G. Thornton, ten rosewood boxed sets with velvet lining, some complete with brass, More ...

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975)   The Ides of March

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) The Ides of March

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$20$20

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) The Ides of March. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1948. Octavo, publisher's cloth with original dust jacket. More ...

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) Autograph Letter Signed, 30 December 1927.

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) Autograph Letter Signed, 30 December 1927.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$150$125

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) Autograph Letter Signed, 30 December 1927. Single page. To General Charles Sherrill, on his Davis House, Lawrenceville, New Jersey letterhead, thanking him for a More ...

Plays and Others, Five Volumes:

Plays and Others, Five Volumes:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$270$225

Plays and Others, Five Volumes: Picasso's Desire Caught by the Tail, [1950]; H.L. Mencken's The Artist, Boston, 1912; John W. Poe's Billy the Kind, Notorious New Mexico Outlaw, Los Angeles, [1919], More ...

Carved Oak Armchair

Carved Oak Armchair

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
165
Unsold
 

Carved Oak Armchair, Bembe & Kimbel for Thomas Ustick Walter, New York, c. 1857, the carved crest rail centering a shield flanked by foliate carvings on open arms with scrolling supports and carved More ...

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975)   The Ides of March

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) The Ides of March

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1063
Unsold
 

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975) The Ides of March. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1948. Octavo, publisher's cloth with original dust jacket. More ...

Dr. Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837), After      Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833)  Frontispiece

Dr. Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837), After Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833) Frontispiece

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Dr. Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837), After Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833) Frontispiece, from the TEMPLE OF FLORA, 1805. Identified within the plate. Color More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$23,700$20,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Autograph letter signed, one page with holograph address leaf and free frank, July 2nd, 1799, to William Thornton, concerning his architectural plans for a building More ...

Anglo/American School, 19th Century      Lot of Two Works of Midshipman's Berth Scenes:  Court Marshall in the Starboard   Cock Berth.

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Lot of Two Works of Midshipman's Berth Scenes: Court Marshall in the Starboard Cock Berth.

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
505
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Lot of Two Works of Midshipman's Berth Scenes: Court Marshall in the Starboard Cock Berth., and Cockpit Berth in a Lee Lurch. One inscribed "Thornton July More ...

(Autograph Album, 20th century)

(Autograph Album, 20th century)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

(Autograph Album, 20th century), Bound scrapbook containing signature cards from notables including: Grace Coolidge, J. Edgar Hoover, James Montgomery Flagg, Helen Keller, Helen Hayes, Kate Smith, More ...

(Botanical Illustration), Thornton, Dr. Robert John

(Botanical Illustration), Thornton, Dr. Robert John

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
638
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

(Botanical Illustration), Thornton, Dr. Robert John, A Group of Carnations, from New Illustration of the Sexual System of...Linnaeus. Comprehending...The Temple of Flora...., London, 1799-1807, with More ...

(Botanical Illustration), Thornton, Dr. Robert John

(Botanical Illustration), Thornton, Dr. Robert John

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
639
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

(Botanical Illustration), Thornton, Dr. Robert John, Tulips, from New Illustration of the Sexual System of...Linnaeus. Comprehending...The Temple of Flora.... London, 1799-1807, first edition, first More ...

School of Thomas Hudson (British, 1701-1779)      Portrait of a Gentleman, probably John Porter

School of Thomas Hudson (British, 1701-1779) Portrait of a Gentleman, probably John Porter

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
303
Unsold
 

School of Thomas Hudson (British, 1701-1779) Portrait of a Gentleman, probably John Porter, c. 1732-1793 Unsigned, sitter identified on a partial label affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, More ...

Attributed to Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833)      Pero, Son of Pluto

Attributed to Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833) Pero, Son of Pluto

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Attributed to Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833) Pero, Son of Pluto Unsigned, titled, and inscribed "...Painted at Thornville Royal/By Reinagle..." on the reverse, inscribed on the stretcher More ...

Group of Silver Flatware and Serving Items

Group of Silver Flatware and Serving Items

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 16, 2009
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$237$200

Group of Silver Flatware and Serving Items, a pair of Tiffany sterling sugar tongs, another pair of silver sugar tongs, a set of six mother-of-pearl fruit knives, a Frank Whiting sterling repousse More ...

Robert Thornton Wilding (British, fl. circa 1915)      Two Harbor Views

Robert Thornton Wilding (British, fl. circa 1915) Two Harbor Views

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
599
Sold for:
$474$400

Robert Thornton Wilding (British, fl. circa 1915) Two Harbor Views Each signed and dated "R.T. Wilding. 1916" l.l. or l.r. Watercolor with gouache on paper/board, sight sizes 12 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. More ...

Joseph Constantine Stadler, engraver (British, 18th/19th Century), After Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1...

Joseph Constantine Stadler, engraver (British, 18th/19th Century), After Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1...

Auction:
2470
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2009
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Joseph Constantine Stadler, engraver (British, 18th/19th Century), After Philipp Reinagle (British, 1749-1833) Large Flowering Sensitive Plant from Thornton's TEMPLE OF FLORA, 1799. More ...

(Children's Books), Burgess, Thornton

(Children's Books), Burgess, Thornton

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2008
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$18$15

(Children's Books), Burgess, Thornton, signed and typed letter, response to a letter of admiration, June 18th, 1942. More ...

(Asian Art)

(Asian Art)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$353$300

(Asian Art), Chater, Catchick P., Sir, The Chater Collection: Pictures Relating to China, Hongkong, Macao, 1655-1860 . . ., London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, 1924, out of series copy of limited More ...

Thornton, Robert John

Thornton, Robert John

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
610
Sold for:
$118$100

Thornton, Robert John, A New Family Herbal, London: 1810, with engravings by Thomas Bewick, diced calf, 8vo, (partially disbound, covers wrapped in cloth, toning, scattered soiling and offset, edge More ...

Japanned Long-case Clock by Henry Thornton

Japanned Long-case Clock by Henry Thornton

Auction:
2381
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 19, 2007
Lot:
669
Sold for:
$2,820$2,400

Japanned Long-case Clock by Henry Thornton, London, with green background lacquered case in oriental motif, sarcophagus top, rectangular-shaped door with lenticle, two-stage base molding all housing More ...

Howard Pyle (American, 1853-1911)      The Trial of a Witch

Howard Pyle (American, 1853-1911) The Trial of a Witch

Auction:
2371
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2007
Lot:
779
Sold for:
$37,600$32,000

Howard Pyle (American, 1853-1911) The Trial of a Witch Initialed "H.P." l.r. Oil on canvasboard en grisaille, 24 1/4 x 16 1/4 in. (61.5 x 41.2 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, surface More ...

Thornton, Robert John

Thornton, Robert John

Auction:
2353
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2007
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$382$325

Thornton, Robert John, The Maggot-bearing Stapelia, from the Temple of Flora, early 19th century, etching and aquatint, folio, framed (mat burn, not examined out of frame). More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$11,163$9,500

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826), Autograph letter signed in the third person, one page, July 8, 1793, as Secretary of State, responding for President Washington and enclosing a letter from same, (fold More ...

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975)

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$59$50

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975), Heaven's My Destination, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1935, first edition, original cloth, signed and inscribed on the half-title, 8vo, (ex library collection, More ...

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975)

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
524
Sold for:
$235$200

Wilder, Thornton (1897-1975), Our Town, New York: Coward McCann, Inc., 1938, in tan cloth with blue paper title applied to front cover and spine, map to paste down and endpapers, with dust jacket More ...