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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)      Three Heads of Women, One Asleep

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Three Heads of Women, One Asleep

Auction:
2673B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 20, 2013
Lot:
137
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Three Heads of Women, One Asleep, 1637, only state, an 18th century impression (White & Boon/Hollstein, 368). Signed and dated within the plate, identified More ...

Large Painted Cast Iron Massachusetts State Seal Plaque

Large Painted Cast Iron Massachusetts State Seal Plaque

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
641
Sold for:
$1,200$1,000

Large Painted Cast Iron Massachusetts State Seal Plaque, late 19th century, shield-shaped plaque depicting an Algonquian man with bow and arrow, the arrow pointed downward, signifying peace, and a More ...

Thirteen United States Political and Historical Ceramic Items

Thirteen United States Political and Historical Ceramic Items

Auction:
2664M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 18, 2013
Lot:
1268
Sold for:
$111$90

Thirteen United States Political and Historical Ceramic Items, a single Woodmere George and Martha Washington "States" reproduction cup and dish, and eleven additional plates featuring mostly More ...

Antonio Salemme (American, 1892-1995)      Portrait Head of Doctor Fred Squier Dunn, New York

Antonio Salemme (American, 1892-1995) Portrait Head of Doctor Fred Squier Dunn, New York

Auction:
2664M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2013
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$210$175

Antonio Salemme (American, 1892-1995) Portrait Head of Doctor Fred Squier Dunn, New York. Signed and dated "Antonio Salemme/1952" in the bronze at the back of the neck and titled, inscribed, and More ...

Mailer, Norman (1923-2007) The Naked and the Dead

Mailer, Norman (1923-2007) The Naked and the Dead

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
241
Unsold
 

Mailer, Norman (1923-2007) The Naked and the Dead. New York: Rinehart and Company, Inc., [1948]. Octavo, first edition of Mailer's first book, with the author's clipped signature tipped onto the More ...

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
319
Unsold
 

Steinbeck, John (1902-1968) East of Eden. New York: Viking, 1952. First edition, with the phrase, "First published by The Viking Press in September 1952" printed on the copyright page, and "bite" More ...

The Pirates Own Book, or Authentic Narratives of the Lives, Exploits, and   Executions of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers

The Pirates Own Book, or Authentic Narratives of the Lives, Exploits, and Executions of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$154$125

The Pirates Own Book, or Authentic Narratives of the Lives, Exploits, and Executions of the Most Celebrated Sea Robbers. Portland: Sanborn & Carter, 1844. Octavo, illustrated with many wood More ...

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of a Young Married Couple

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of a Young Married Couple

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
540
Sold for:
$154$125

Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of a Young Married Couple, the couple with tinted cheeks and gilt highlights, identified on a note in the case inscribed "Andrew Jackson Snow, son of Josephas, More ...

Bisque Shoulder Head Doll as George Washington

Bisque Shoulder Head Doll as George Washington

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 22, 2013
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$540$450

Bisque Shoulder Head Doll as George Washington, Germany, blue glass stationary eyes, open mouth, teeth, blonde mohair wig with long pigtail, shoulder head on kid body, no markings visible, bisque More ...

American Tenor Banjo, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1920, Style TB-4

American Tenor Banjo, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1920, Style TB-4

Auction:
2648B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Apr 28, 2013
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$660$550

American Tenor Banjo, Gibson Incorporated, Kalamazoo, 1920, Style TB-4, stamped 11620-2 on the dowel stick, diameter of head 11 in., with case. More ...

Miniature Painting

Miniature Painting

Auction:
2647B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 23, 2013
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,320$1,100

Miniature Painting, Mughal India, 19th century, ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper, depicting a Mughal prince, with a halo encircling his turbaned head, leaping from his horse to slay a More ...

Ivory Okimono of a Dancing Bijin

Ivory Okimono of a Dancing Bijin

Auction:
2647B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 23, 2013
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Ivory Okimono of a Dancing Bijin, Japan, 19th century, with two sashes waving around her body, one above her head and the other around her lower body, lightly coated in transparent wax or enamel, More ...

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)      Two Portrait Heads

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Two Portrait Heads

Auction:
2646M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 17, 2013
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$270$225

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000) Two Portrait Heads. Both signed and identified "Baskin," one in pencil in the margin and one in the matrix, one dated "1971" in the matrix, one identified More ...

Two Jewelry Items

Two Jewelry Items

Auction:
2642M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2013
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$90$90

Two Jewelry Items, a Victorian stone-inlaid gold-tone locket pendant, lg. overall 2 7/8, and a sterling silver charm bracelet with an assortment of mostly sterling silver charms, many New More ...

John Bellamy American Centennial Carved Walnut and Pine Box

John Bellamy American Centennial Carved Walnut and Pine Box

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
91
Unsold
 

John Bellamy American Centennial Carved Walnut and Pine Box, signed and dated "J.H. BELLAMY MAKER 1876" on the bottom, for John Haley Bellamy (American, 1836-1914), rectangular box with hinged lid More ...

Ku Klux Klan, Seven Volumes:

Ku Klux Klan, Seven Volumes:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$150$150

Ku Klux Klan, Seven Volumes: Testimony Taken by the Joint Select Committee to Inquire into The Condition of Affairs in the Late Insurrectionary States. South Carolina [vols. I-III]; Mississippi More ...

Mixed Lot, Nine Volumes:

Mixed Lot, Nine Volumes:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
98
Sold for:
$90$90

Mixed Lot, Nine Volumes: Autograph book c. 1920, Dorchester, Massachusetts High School, cloth binding; Mary Chambers' A Book of Unusual Soups, Boston: Little Brown, 1930, cloth binding; Wallpaper More ...

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$57,000$47,500

Pawnee-style Bear Claw Necklace, assembled by Milford Chandler (1889-1981), constructed with an otter skin painted red beadson the hide side, the head with a black and white beaded strip on red More ...

Prairie Presentation Pipe Tomahawk

Prairie Presentation Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Prairie Presentation Pipe Tomahawk, c. last quarter 19th century, the head of nickel-plated brass and stamped: "Presented To White Eagle Jr. Joe Davis, Watomie Indian's of Kansas, U.S.A., 1881," the More ...

Yup'ik Carved and Painted Wood Mask

Yup'ik Carved and Painted Wood Mask

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$31,200$26,000

Yup'ik Carved and Painted Wood Mask, c. late 19th century, a bird head, possibly a puffin, on top of a circular human-like face with pierced eyes and nostrils, the downturned mouth with slightly More ...

Richard DeVore (1933-2006) Vessel

Richard DeVore (1933-2006) Vessel

Auction:
2626B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2012
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

Richard DeVore (1933-2006) Vessel Pottery United States Green rim on gray-green crackle glaze with pinched band, the interior with a fold at base, unmarked, ht. 5 3/8, dia. 9 in. Note: More ...

J.H. Evans Rose Frame

J.H. Evans Rose Frame

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$2,040$1,700

J.H. Evans Rose Frame, London, England, crank- and worm-gear-driven head, spring-loaded slide marked W.I. Evans Maker, Wardour St. London, five rosettes engraved A18, C12, E18, F4 and one mounted on More ...

Walt Disney's "Big Bad Wolf" Pocket Watch by Ingersoll

Walt Disney's "Big Bad Wolf" Pocket Watch by Ingersoll

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
397
Unsold
 

Walt Disney's "Big Bad Wolf" Pocket Watch by Ingersoll, Ingersoll Watch Co., c. 1934, with the Three Little Pigs and the Wolf's head depicted on the dial, Arabic numerals, back of case inscribed May More ...

Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923) Photograph of the Cabinet,   Signed by Andrew Mellon (1855-1937).

Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923) Photograph of the Cabinet, Signed by Andrew Mellon (1855-1937).

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$240$200

Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923) Photograph of the Cabinet, Signed by Andrew Mellon (1855-1937). Black and white photo of the presidential cabinet members seated around a long rectangular table, More ...

The Ohio Railroad Guide

The Ohio Railroad Guide

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$330$275

The Ohio Railroad Guide. Columbus: Ohio State Journal Company, 1854. Half title, folding frontis, engraved title, all plates called for on the list of illustrations and five others not listed, More ...

Castleford-type Pottery Creamer Decorated with Liberty and Great Seal

Castleford-type Pottery Creamer Decorated with Liberty and Great Seal

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$300$250

Castleford-type Pottery Creamer Decorated with Liberty and Great Seal, England, c. 1800, white felspathic stoneware jug with smear glaze and green enamel bands, one side with molded head of Liberty, More ...

Four Pairs of Cast Metal Patriotic Theme Bookends

Four Pairs of Cast Metal Patriotic Theme Bookends

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$300$250

Four Pairs of Cast Metal Patriotic Theme Bookends, late 19th/early 20th century, two pairs cast bronze: a pair depicting a bust of Theodore Roosevelt, and a pair depicting WW1 soldiers commemorating More ...

1864 Civil War Prisoner of War Confederate Soldier's Letter

1864 Civil War Prisoner of War Confederate Soldier's Letter

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$330$275

1864 Civil War Prisoner of War Confederate Soldier's Letter, from John W. Hooberry, at Officers Barracks Fort Delaware, Delaware, August 14, 1864, to his wife Mattie C. Hooberry, Nashville, More ...

Religion, Two Volumes:

Religion, Two Volumes:

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$119$100

Religion, Two Volumes: The Constitution of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America, Philadelphia: Jane Aitken, 1806, in original sheepskin binding, good; and Richard Knight's History More ...

Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Autographed Note.

Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Autographed Note.

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$107$90

Sumner, Charles (1811-1874) Autographed Note. Framed with two portraits, "On board Steamer Vanderbilt, near the Narrows, 22nd May '58. Dear Longfellow, Goodbye!" signed, Charles Sumner, 14 x 7 in. More ...