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Bakelite Soldier Brooch

Bakelite Soldier Brooch

Auction:
2270
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 15, 2005
Lot:
542
Sold for:
$823$700

Bakelite Soldier Brooch, the jointed figure in yellow and brown with painted accents, 3 1/2 in. high.Note: This brooch is pictured on p.127 of "The Bakelite Jewelry Book". Note: Lots 421 to More ...

Bakelite Flag Brooch

Bakelite Flag Brooch

Auction:
2270
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 15, 2005
Lot:
543
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Bakelite Flag Brooch, the shield shape form with laminate stripes and raised star, 2 1/2 in. high. Note: Lots 421 to 543 come from the collection of Corinne "Corky" Davidov. Ms. Davidov More ...

Mahogany and White Pine Cellaret

Mahogany and White Pine Cellaret

Auction:
2267
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 20, 2005
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

Mahogany and White Pine Cellaret, Boston, late 18th century, the hexagonal hinged top has an inlaid holly edge that opens to a tin-lined sectioned interior for wine bottles with a drainage hole, the More ...

Pieced Cotton Hexagon Medallion Quilt

Pieced Cotton Hexagon Medallion Quilt

Auction:
2267
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 20, 2005
Lot:
287
Unsold
 

Pieced Cotton Hexagon Medallion Quilt, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, the quilt featuring two large concentric hexagons composed of smaller linked hexagons More ...

(American Literary Figures)

(American Literary Figures)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

(American Literary Figures), Rare and interesting archive of approximately ninety-three autograph letters, holograph sentiments and related paper sent to Houghton, Osgood & Co. and the Atlantic More ...

Cather, Willa (1873-1947)

Cather, Willa (1873-1947)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

Cather, Willa (1873-1947), Letter signed, April 19th, 1937, two pages, to Mrs. Samuel Posner, New York City, concerning her defense of an article she had written concerning the Jew in America, More ...

Pound, Ezra (1885-1972)

Pound, Ezra (1885-1972)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$881$750

Pound, Ezra (1885-1972), Autograph postcard signed, postmarked October 29th, 1936, to David Hennessy about Father Coughlin, a fellow fascist, "Thanks very much for copy of Father Coughlin's More ...

Wolfe, Thomas (1900-1938)

Wolfe, Thomas (1900-1938)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Wolfe, Thomas (1900-1938), Letter signed, July 13th, 1935, one page, to Mr. John R. Bickley, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, responding to a letter of praise, "...any writer would be proud to know More ...

Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855-1942)  Portrait of Helena Dorothea McGrew

Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855-1942) Portrait of Helena Dorothea McGrew

Auction:
2220
Auction:
Sale #2220 - Nov 21, 2003
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$138,000$120,000

Cecilia Beaux (American, 1855-1942)Portrait of Helena Dorothea McGrewDedicated and signed "To Helena Dorothea McGrew Cecilia Beaux" l.l.Oil on canvas, 24 1/2 x 18 1/4 in. (62.2 x 46.3 cm), More ...

(Parrish, Maxfield, illustrator)

(Parrish, Maxfield, illustrator)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$470$400

(Parrish, Maxfield, illustrator), Saunders, Louise, The Knave of Hearts, Racine, Wisconsin, 1925, Artists and Writers Guild, with original spiral bound pictorial wraps, folio, (cover scuffed, back More ...

Reverend John Booth, (American, 19th century)  Indian Settlement at Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1833.

Reverend John Booth, (American, 19th century) Indian Settlement at Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1833.

Auction:
2207
Auction:
Sale #2207 - Aug 10, 2003
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$529$450

Reverend John Booth, (American, 19th century)Indian Settlement at Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1833. Signed "Rev. John Booth," l.r. Pen and ink on paper, sight size 10 x 13 in., framed. More ...

World Model Two Type Writer

World Model Two Type Writer

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$588$500

World Model Two Type Writer, 1890s, by the Pope Mfg. Co., Boston (Makers of Columbia Bicycles and Tricycles), with upper and lower case capacity, curved index and instruction label on wood base, in More ...

Hall Type Writer

Hall Type Writer

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
334
Sold for:
$435$370

Hall Type Writer, Salem, Massachusetts, late 1880s, No. 6700, with oxidized body, lacquered-brass fittings, square index and mahogany case with engraved escutcheon label, wd. 15 in., and a folding More ...

Sterling Jensen-style Presentation Bowl

Sterling Jensen-style Presentation Bowl

Auction:
2191
Auction:
Sale #2191 - Apr 25, 2003
Lot:
753
Sold for:
$353$300

Sterling Jensen-style Presentation Bowl, 20th century, the bowl with slightly everted rim, raised on openwork stem formed by beads accented with curved wirework, over pierced foliate gallery, on More ...

Attributed to John Carlin (New York City, 1813-1891) Portrait of William Stoughton Conant, Jr. (1844-1922) and his sister, Gertrude Cor

Attributed to John Carlin (New York City, 1813-1891) Portrait of William Stoughton Conant, Jr. (1844-1922) and his sister, Gertrude Cor

Auction:
2144
Auction:
Sale #2144 - Feb 23, 2003
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$29,375$25,000

Attributed to John Carlin (New York City, 1813-1891)Portrait of William Stoughton Conant, Jr. (1844-1922) and his Sister, Gertrude Cornelia Conant (1848-1928), c. 1855, New York. Unsigned. Oil on More ...

Crown Type Writer

Crown Type Writer

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

Crown Type Writer, 1890s, with straight index, type wheel and ink roller, on wood base, wd. 11 1/2 More ...

Thirteen Cartes De Visite Of Personalities

Thirteen Cartes De Visite Of Personalities

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$294$250

Thirteen Cartes De Visite Of Personalities, including midgets, writers and More ...

(English Writers)

(English Writers)

Auction:
2167
Auction:
Sale #2167 - Oct 26, 2002
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$411$350

(English Writers) Four titles in nine volumes, including, Life and Letters of Charles Kingsley, diced and gilt burgundy morocco; The Letters of George Meredith, 1912, two volumes, three quarter blue More ...

(English Writers)

(English Writers)

Auction:
2167
Auction:
Sale #2167 - Oct 26, 2002
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

(English Writers) Two Titles: Everybody's Pepys; Everybody's Boswell London, 1925 and 1930, 8vo, gilt pictorial with crushed red and blue morrocco, illustrated by E.H. Shepard More ...

Hiram Powers (American, 1805-1873)  Hand of Francese Turnbull

Hiram Powers (American, 1805-1873) Hand of Francese Turnbull

Auction:
2141
Auction:
Sale #2141 - May 10, 2002
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

Hiram Powers (American, 1805-1873)Hand of Francese TurnbullSigned and inscribed "H.POWERS Sculp." l.r.White marble sculpture, 2 1/2 x 10 in. (7 x 25.4 cm), presented on a low marble More ...

Victor Type Writer

Victor Type Writer

Auction:
2133
Auction:
Sale #2133 - Apr 13, 2002
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Victor Type Writer, by the Tilton Manufacturing Co., Boston, with curved index, type wheel, gilt decoration, and 1889 patent dates, (pointer damaged), wd. 12 More ...

LOWELL

LOWELL

Auction:
2109
Auction:
Sale #2109 - Nov 10, 2001
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$805$700

LOWELL, JAMES RUSSELL (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Cambridge June 13, 1843, one page, to A.M. Ide, Jr., responding to request for advice concerning his poetry and dispensing further advice More ...

RUSSELL

RUSSELL

Auction:
2109
Auction:
Sale #2109 - Nov 10, 2001
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$1,495$1,300

RUSSELL, BERTRAND, 3RD EARL (1872-1970) Series of Nine Autograph Letters Signed, mostly 1914-15, to Mrs. Fiske Warren, commentary on the War, critiques of poetry and writers and some personal More ...

Anglo-American School

Anglo-American School

Auction:
2076
Auction:
Sale #2076 - Jun 10, 2001
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$1,035$900

Anglo-American School, Mid-19th Century Two Full-length Silhouettes of Gentlemen: "Mr. Nathaniel Hawthorne, writer," signed "Sam'l Metford, fecit 1843," watercolor on paper, 13 More ...

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) Sea Signed Alice R

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) Sea Signed Alice R

Auction:
2068
Auction:
Sale #2068 - May 11, 2001
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$47,150$41,000

Alice Ravenel Huger Smith (American, 1876-1958) "Sea" Signed "Alice R.H. Smith" l.r. Watercolor on paper, sight size 29 x 21 3/4 in. (73.6 x 55.2 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered More ...

(Literature) Morpurgo

(Literature) Morpurgo

Auction:
2040
Auction:
Sale #2040 - Apr 23, 2001
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$403$350

(Literature) Morpurgo, Elia, DISCORSO PRONUNZIATO DA ELIA MORPURGO, capo della nazione ebrea di gradisca, nel partecipare a quella comita la clementissima sovrena risoluzione, 16 Maggio 1781, More ...