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(Beardsley, Aubrey, Illustrator)

(Beardsley, Aubrey, Illustrator)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$118$100

(Beardsley, Aubrey, Illustrator), Aristophanes: Lysistrata, London: Beardsley Press, 1927, original printed boards, one of 750, 4to, (shaken and More ...

Coughlin, Jack

Coughlin, Jack

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
296
Unsold
 

Coughlin, Jack, Grotesques, Baltimore: Aquarius Press, 1970, original cloth and boards with slip case, one of 140, signed, with twenty etchings, folio, (very More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$588$500

(Decorative Bindings), Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1886-1913, in eleven volumes, crushed blue gilt tooled calf by Zaehnsdorf for A.C. More ...

(Fine Press)

(Fine Press)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$235$200

(Fine Press), Three titles, Douglas, Norman (1868-1952), One Day, Chapelle-Reanville, The Hours Press, 1929, numbered 72 of 300 on verge paper, boards, 4to (significant bumping, toned); Hazlitt, More ...

Milne, Alan Alexander (1882-1956)

Milne, Alan Alexander (1882-1956)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
493
Sold for:
$147$125

Milne, Alan Alexander (1882-1956), The Secret and Other Stories, New York: The Fountain Press, 1929, red cloth with printed paper label on spine, signed on half-title, 12mo, (very More ...

Morris, William (1834-1896)

Morris, William (1834-1896)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
505
Sold for:
$294$250

Morris, William (1834-1896), The Art and Craft of Printing, New Rochelle, New York: The Elston Press 1902, paper boards with cloth spine, uncut, one of 210, designed, printed, and sold by Clarke More ...

Maurits Cornelis Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972)  Biscuit Tin

Maurits Cornelis Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972) Biscuit Tin

Auction:
2249
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 10, 2004
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

Maurits Cornelis Escher (Dutch, 1898-1972)Biscuit Tin, 1963. Initialed, inscribed and dated "N.V. DE VERENIGDE BLIKFABRIEKEN 1888-1963 MCE '63" within the matrix on the underside. Color More ...

Thirty-three Piece Group of Fine Press Imprints and Related Material

Thirty-three Piece Group of Fine Press Imprints and Related Material

Auction:
2238
Auction:
Discovery - May 20, 2004
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$705$600

Thirty-three Piece Group of Fine Press Imprints and Related Material, from various presses, most printed in colors and from the estate of Rollo G. Silver, a scholar in fine More ...

Argonaut Press,   Six Titles

Argonaut Press, Six Titles

Auction:
2238
Auction:
Discovery - May 20, 2004
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$382$325

Argonaut Press, Six Titles, Dampier, William, A New Voyage Round the World, London, 1927, one of 975 copies on Japon vellum; Penzer, N.M., The Most Notable and Famous Travels of Marco Polo, More ...

Nonesuch Press Title

Nonesuch Press Title

Auction:
2229
Auction:
Sale #2229 - Feb 26, 2004
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$76$65

Nonesuch Press Title, North's Plutarch, London, 1929, five volumes, cloth, one of 1550 printed at Curwen More ...

The Complete Works of William Hogarth

The Complete Works of William Hogarth

Auction:
2219
Auction:
Sale #2219 - Nov 13, 2003
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$118$100

The Complete Works of William Hogarth, in a series of one hundred-fifty steel engravings, gilt pressed leather bound, the London Printing and Publishing Co. More ...

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt

Auction:
2241
Auction:
Sale #2241 - Nov 01, 2003
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$149,000$130,000

Pieced and Appliqued Cotton Civil War Memorial Quilt, made by Mary Bell Shawvan, c. 1863, composed of solid color and calico printed cotton, depicting a central spreadwing eagle with shield More ...

THE SHAKER HERITAGE

THE SHAKER HERITAGE

Auction:
2240
Auction:
Sale #2240 - Oct 31, 2003
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$88$75

THE SHAKER HERITAGE,The American Culture Series, published by The Press of Western Reserve University, 1960-61, recorded at Canterbury, New Hampshire and Sabbathday Lake, Maine, from More ...

Three Painted and Printed Metal Beverage Retail Advertising Signs

Three Painted and Printed Metal Beverage Retail Advertising Signs

Auction:
2208
Auction:
Sale #2208 - Aug 21, 2003
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$118$100

Three Painted and Printed Metal Beverage Retail Advertising Signs, Cott color lithographed pressed metal, embossed painted metal Cheer Up, and Halt Chocolate More ...

Black Painted Cast Iron Eagle Printing Press Counter Weight

Black Painted Cast Iron Eagle Printing Press Counter Weight

Auction:
2207
Auction:
Sale #2207 - Aug 10, 2003
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Black Painted Cast Iron Eagle Printing Press Counter Weight, Columbia Printing Press, Philadelphia, 1813, spreadwing eagle in full relief with its talons grasping a branch and cornucopia, mounted on More ...

Two Framed Prints Depicting a Printing Press and Print Factory.

Two Framed Prints Depicting a Printing Press and Print Factory.

Auction:
2199
Auction:
Sale #2199 - May 29, 2003
Lot:
519
Sold for:
$47$40

Two Framed Prints Depicting a Printing Press and Print More ...

Improved Albion Printing Press

Improved Albion Printing Press

Auction:
2170
Auction:
Sale #2170 - May 03, 2003
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Improved Albion Printing Press, mid 19th century, with typan, frisket, bed and platen, in cast iron frame with paw feet, 31 x 26 More ...

The Allen Press Bibliography

The Allen Press Bibliography

Auction:
2193
Auction:
Sale #2193 - Apr 24, 2003
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$24$20

The Allen Press Bibliography, San Francisco, 1985, folio, cloth, published for the Book Club of California, one of More ...

Group of Assorted Decorative Items

Group of Assorted Decorative Items

Auction:
2189
Auction:
Sale #2189 - Mar 20, 2003
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$470$400

Group of Assorted Decorative Items, including three pieces of cut and pressed glass, framed Japanese print and printed textile, four flow blue and decorated ceramic More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)  Yellow Legs in Sunlight/

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Yellow Legs in Sunlight/

Auction:
2190
Auction:
Sale #2190 - Mar 07, 2003
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)Yellow Legs in Sunlight/ A monotype impression of a sketch on the original plate, c. 1928 (Paff, 285). Signed "Frank W. Benson" in pencil, annotated More ...

French Mobilier Clock

French Mobilier Clock

Auction:
2183
Auction:
Sale #2183 - Jan 25, 2003
Lot:
958
Unsold
 

French Mobilier Clock, 19th century, with two train chiming movement, the enamel dial set into pressed gilt metal surround with beaded borders and floral sprays, with large similarly pressed gilt More ...

Embroidered and Appliqued Cotton Quilt

Embroidered and Appliqued Cotton Quilt

Auction:
2195
Auction:
Sale #2195 - Nov 02, 2002
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$30,550$26,000

Embroidered and Appliqued Cotton Quilt, America, fourth quarter 19th century, entitled Scenes of Childhood, the quilt is centered with three figural vignettes which are based on illustrations from More ...

Graves, Robert

Graves, Robert

Auction:
2167
Auction:
Sale #2167 - Oct 26, 2002
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$88$75

Graves, Robert, Ten Poems More Paris, 1930, printed by Hours Press, marbled boards, one of 200, signed by the author More ...

French Mobilier Clock

French Mobilier Clock

Auction:
2162
Auction:
Sale #2162 - Oct 05, 2002
Lot:
420
Unsold
 

French Mobilier Clock, 19th century, with two train chiming movement, the enamel dial set into pressed gilt metal surround with beaded borders and floral sprays, with large similarly pressed gilt More ...

Gronk (American, b. 1954)  La Tormenta

Gronk (American, b. 1954) La Tormenta

Auction:
2154
Auction:
Sale #2154 - Sep 20, 2002
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$499$425

Gronk (American, b. 1954)La Tormenta, 1994, edition of 40, published by Tandem Press, University of Wisconsin. Signed "GRONK" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered "31/40" More ...

Converse Summer Trolley

Converse Summer Trolley

Auction:
2153
Auction:
Sale #2153 - Jul 20, 2002
Lot:
664
Sold for:
$323$275

Converse Summer Trolley, pressed steel, with pantograph and stencil decoration, lg. 16 More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)  La Dame aux Camelias

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) La Dame aux Camelias

Auction:
2129
Auction:
Sale #2129 - Mar 22, 2002
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$881$750

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)La Dame aux Camelias, 1927 (Holland et al., 321). Signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.c., dated and copyrighted within the plate, printing press drystamp l.l. More ...

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)  Conchita

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950) Conchita

Auction:
2129
Auction:
Sale #2129 - Mar 22, 2002
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$1,146$975

Louis Icart (French, 1888-1950)Conchita, 1929, possibly a later printing (Holland et al., 361). Signed "Louis Icart" in pencil l.r., numbered "301/500" in pencil l.l., printing More ...

Lot of Twenty-one Prints Published by the Cuala Press, Dublin, Ireland

Lot of Twenty-one Prints Published by the Cuala Press, Dublin, Ireland

Auction:
2102
Auction:
Sale #2102 - Sep 07, 2001
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$1,840$1,600

Lot of Twenty-one Prints Published by the Cuala Press, Dublin, Ireland Including works by Jack Butler Yeats (British, 1871-1957) and Lady Beatrice Glenavy (British, 1883-1970). Most identified More ...