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Manuscript Recipe Book; Bangor, Maine, c. 1838.

Manuscript Recipe Book; Bangor, Maine, c. 1838.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$600$500

Manuscript Recipe Book; Bangor, Maine, c. 1838. Quarto-format notebook with pastry and other recipes copied by W. Coombs of Bangor, Maine, beginning in January of 1838, and continued by others, More ...

Medieval Manuscript Leaves.

Medieval Manuscript Leaves.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

Medieval Manuscript Leaves. Ten leaves removed from western manuscripts in Latin: six on parchment from Bibles, prayerbooks, and other liturgical books, 12th-15th century, in varying hands, all with More ...

Children's Books, Group of Small-format Illustrated Chapbooks including Greenaway, Caldecott and Others.

Children's Books, Group of Small-format Illustrated Chapbooks including Greenaway, Caldecott and Others.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$120$100

Children's Books, Group of Small-format Illustrated Chapbooks including Greenaway, Caldecott and Others. Approximately twenty-six books, many miniature, all children's and illustrated, mostly More ...

Lent, Blair (1930-2009) Artist's Idea Notebooks.

Lent, Blair (1930-2009) Artist's Idea Notebooks.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$780$650

Lent, Blair (1930-2009) Artist's Idea Notebooks. Two small quarto-format softcover notebooks, marked Research #1 and #3, approximately 40 leaves each; the first filled with various drawings and More ...

McCloskey, Robert (1914-2003) Make Way for Ducklings  , First Edition, Inscribed.

McCloskey, Robert (1914-2003) Make Way for Ducklings , First Edition, Inscribed.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

McCloskey, Robert (1914-2003) Make Way for Ducklings, First Edition, Inscribed. New York: The Viking Press, 1941. First edition, folio, inscribed on title page, "To Miss Carter--Robert McCloskey," More ...

Natural History Prints, Twenty-two.

Natural History Prints, Twenty-two.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$720$600

Natural History Prints, Twenty-two. Portfolio containing loose natural history prints, including eight John Gould chromo lithographs of birds (mid-19th century); ten unidentified, smaller-format More ...

Early New England, Three Maps.

Early New England, Three Maps.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$960$800

Early New England, Three Maps. Herman Moll's (d. 1732) New-England, New York, New Jersey and Pensilvania, [from] Atlas Minor, copperplate engraved map on laid paper, with the number "54" in the More ...

Map Lot.

Map Lot.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
446
Unsold
 

Map Lot. Five engraved maps on paper, including: 1) the Isles of Skye and Lewis-Harris, by Jansson, Tabula Leogi et Haraiae, Amsterdam: Valk & Schenk, [c. 1690], with hand-coloring and shading; 2) More ...

Ken Druse (American, b. 1950)       Water Nymph

Ken Druse (American, b. 1950) Water Nymph

Auction:
2661B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 22, 2013
Lot:
780
Sold for:
$3,480$2,900

Ken Druse (American, b. 1950) Water Nymph Unsigned, c. 2006 Fiber glass, laminating resin, epoxy, verdigris finish, ht. 43 in. Condition: Minor losses. In addition to being an accomplished More ...

Pierce, Isaac and Joseph (fl. circa 1778) Memorandum Book, Central Atlantic Region,   1770s.

Pierce, Isaac and Joseph (fl. circa 1778) Memorandum Book, Central Atlantic Region, 1770s.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Pierce, Isaac and Joseph (fl. circa 1778) Memorandum Book, Central Atlantic Region, 1770s. Sixteen-page small format note pad with slightly heavier paper covers, annotated in brown and purple ink More ...

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed.

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$6,000$5,000

Twain, Mark (1835-1910) Signed Photograph, Framed. Large format sepia-toned photograph, inscribed and dated in the blank margin at the bottom, "Truly yours, Mark Twain, S.L. Clemens," and dated 3 More ...

Arabic and Middle Eastern Books, Twelve Volumes:

Arabic and Middle Eastern Books, Twelve Volumes:

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$480$400

Arabic and Middle Eastern Books, Twelve Volumes: An assortment of 19th and 20th century books written in Middle Eastern languages or concerned with topics from the same region, including facsimiles More ...

Medical Manuscripts and Associated Paper, American, 19th Century.

Medical Manuscripts and Associated Paper, American, 19th Century.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$10,200$8,500

Medical Manuscripts and Associated Paper, American, 19th Century. Ten small format softcover notebooks; one disbound volume of notes taken on William Shippen's (1736?-1808) anatomical lectures by More ...

Small-format Books, Four, Continental (Mid-17th Century).

Small-format Books, Four, Continental (Mid-17th Century).

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$510$425

Small-format Books, Four, Continental (Mid-17th Century). Terence, Comoediae Sex, Amsterdam: Jansson, 1627; Theophrastus, Characteres Ethici, Leiden: Maire, 1653; Rondinelli, Alchimia Spirituale, More ...

The Gorham Golf Book  , illustrated by John Hassall (1868-1948)

The Gorham Golf Book , illustrated by John Hassall (1868-1948)

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$150$125

The Gorham Golf Book, illustrated by John Hassall (1868-1948) New York: Gorham Manufacturing, 1903. First edition, small format, 2 1/2 x 4 in., illustrated with sixteen tipped-in color plates, More ...

The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter,   by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins and others

The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter, by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins and others

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$3,900$3,250

The Whole Booke of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter, by Thomas Sternhold, Iohn Hopkins and others. London: Printed for the Companie of Stationers, 1625. 32mo, woodcut device on title page, More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      New Friends

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) New Friends

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$510$425

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) New Friends, 1925 (Holland et al., 238). Signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.r., numbered "245" in pencil l.l., identified within the plate. Color etching with More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      Lettres D'Amour

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Lettres D'Amour

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$390$325

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Lettres D'Amour, 1926 (Holland et. al., 289). Signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.r., inscribed "Ep d'artiste" in pencil l.l., identified within the plate, artist's More ...

Mary B. Tucker (Massachusetts, 1784-1853)      Profile Portrait of a Boy Holding an Orange.

Mary B. Tucker (Massachusetts, 1784-1853) Profile Portrait of a Boy Holding an Orange.

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$9,600$8,000

Mary B. Tucker (Massachusetts, 1784-1853) Profile Portrait of a Boy Holding an Orange. Signed and dated "By Mary B. Tucker. 1842" l.r. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 22 x 18 1/4 in., in a More ...

Ephemera Collection, New England, 1676-1930:

Ephemera Collection, New England, 1676-1930:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$11,000$11,000

Ephemera Collection, New England, 1676-1930: An extensive collection of manuscript and printed material including personal and legal documents, correspondence, journals, notes, prescriptions, estate More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)      La cachette

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) La cachette

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$570$475

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) La cachette, 1927 (Holland et al., 308). Signed "Icart" in pencil l.r., numbered "341" in pencil l.l., identified within the plate, artist's dry stamp l.l. Color More ...

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves.

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$584$475

Illuminated Manuscript Leaves. Three leaves removed from books: one 13th century small format Bible leaf, in a round gothic hand, two columns, in brown ink, with stylized birds in fine red and More ...

Three Early Photographs and Six Miscellaneous Decorative Items

Three Early Photographs and Six Miscellaneous Decorative Items

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2012
Lot:
682
Sold for:
$273$225

Three Early Photographs and Six Miscellaneous Decorative Items, a gilt-decorated mother-of-pearl inlaid black lacquered papier-mache book-form cased Daguerreotype portrait of a gentleman, an More ...

May Austin Claus (American, b. 1882)      Gertrude

May Austin Claus (American, b. 1882) Gertrude

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
548
Sold for:
$563$475

May Austin Claus (American, b. 1882) Gertrude Signed and dated "M A Claus/Pinxt/1906" on the book l.r., identified on two exhibition labels on the reverse (see below). Gouache probably on More ...

James Sanford Ellsworth (American, 1802/03-1874)      Portraits of Cyrus Blount of Boston and His Three Children.

James Sanford Ellsworth (American, 1802/03-1874) Portraits of Cyrus Blount of Boston and His Three Children.

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
720
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

James Sanford Ellsworth (American, 1802/03-1874) Portraits of Cyrus Blount of Boston and His Three Children. c. 1840-45. Unsigned, subjects identified in a note affixed to the back of one More ...

Dresden Porcelain "The Penitent Magdalene" Plaque

Dresden Porcelain "The Penitent Magdalene" Plaque

Auction:
2554B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 09, 2011
Lot:
641
Unsold
 

Dresden Porcelain "The Penitent Magdalene" Plaque, Germany, late 19th century, after Pompeo Gerolamo Batoni, oval format, the reclining figure reading a book propped against a human skull, lg. 6 3/4 More ...

(United States Constitution)

(United States Constitution)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
93
Unsold
 

(United States Constitution), Broadside printing "Addresses to the Citizens of Pennsylvania, Calculated to shew the Safety--Advantages--and Necessity of adopting the proposed Constitution of the More ...

(Miniature Books), Khayyam, Omar, (d. circa 1123)

(Miniature Books), Khayyam, Omar, (d. circa 1123)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$563$475

(Miniature Books), Khayyam, Omar, (d. circa 1123), The Rose Garden, Worcester, Massachusetts: privately printed, 1932, original morocco, 4 x 6 mm, in original box with magnifying glass, two other More ...

Pietro Gabrini  (Italian, 1856-1926)      Portrait of a Woman with Sleeping Infant in a Basket

Pietro Gabrini (Italian, 1856-1926) Portrait of a Woman with Sleeping Infant in a Basket

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$504$425

Pietro Gabrini (Italian, 1856-1926) Portrait of a Woman with Sleeping Infant in a Basket Signed "P. Gabrini" l.c. Watercolor and graphite on paper, sight size 6 x 4 1/2 in. (15.2 x 11.4 cm), More ...

Toyokuni III:

Toyokuni III:

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$652$550

Toyokuni III: Fifty-Four Chapters of Genji, 1852, published by Sanoki, chuban format, (very good impression, and color), wood cover. More ...