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Large Brass Inkstand and Artamount Brass Ruler

Large Brass Inkstand and Artamount Brass Ruler

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1301
Unsold
 

Large Brass Inkstand and Artamount Brass Ruler, lg. to 16 in. More ...

Waterman "0572 1/2V" and Two Other Fountain Pens

Waterman "0572 1/2V" and Two Other Fountain Pens

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$277$225

Waterman "0572 1/2V" and Two Other Fountain Pens, all three ring-top pens: two eye-dropper-fillers, the Waterman with two-piece cap and gold Waterman nib, the other unmarked with gold Cambridge "3" More ...

Gaston Sébire (French, 1920-2001)      Plage à Arcachon

Gaston Sébire (French, 1920-2001) Plage à Arcachon

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Gaston Sébire (French, 1920-2001) Plage à Arcachon Signed "G. SEBIRE" l.l., titled on a presentation plaque, with a label from Wally F Galleries, New York, affixed to the stretcher. Oil on More ...

Bamana Antelope Headdress

Bamana Antelope Headdress

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1037
Unsold
 

Bamana Antelope Headdress, Mali, in two parts, with leather attachments at neck, overall black color, ht. 11 3/4, lg. 24 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Cambridge. More ...

Two Framed Lithographs of Coaching Scenes

Two Framed Lithographs of Coaching Scenes

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1265
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Framed Lithographs of Coaching Scenes, a J. Moore The Cambridge Telegraph and an I.W. Laird The Duke of Beaufort Coach, ht. 28 1/2, wd. 34 in. More ...

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821)      Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Safford

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Safford

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Safford Unsigned, inscribed "A.H. Safford, Cambridge April 7th 1809 died 18[?] Age 96 years" in pencil on More ...

Joseph Chase Rutherford (American, Mid-19th Century)      Portrait of William B. Denison, 1843

Joseph Chase Rutherford (American, Mid-19th Century) Portrait of William B. Denison, 1843

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Joseph Chase Rutherford (American, Mid-19th Century) Portrait of William B. Denison, 1843 Inscribed on back of canvas "by J.C. Rutherford, Feb. 13th/Burke, VT." and on backing paper "Portrait of More ...

Large Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Historical Blue Tureen

Large Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Historical Blue Tureen

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1240
Sold for:
$492$400

Large Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Historical Blue Tureen, J. & W. Ridgway, Hanley, Staffordshire, England, c. 1830, the tureen with an image of the Boston Almshouse, the lid with an image of More ...

Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) Sylva Sylvarum: or, A Naturall Historie in Ten Centuries.

Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) Sylva Sylvarum: or, A Naturall Historie in Ten Centuries.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Bacon, Francis (1561-1626) Sylva Sylvarum: or, A Naturall Historie in Ten Centuries. London: by John Haviland for William Lee, and are to be sold by Iohn Williams, 1635. Small folio, engraved title More ...

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions.

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
16
Unsold
 

Boyle, Robert (1627-1691) Certain Physiological Essays and Other Tracts; Written at Distant Times, and on Several Occasions. London: Printed for Henry Herringman at the Blew Anchor in the Lower Walk More ...

Conestaggio, Girolamo (1530-c. 1616) trans. Edward Blount (1562-1632) The Historie of the Vniting of the Kingdom of Portvgall to the Cr

Conestaggio, Girolamo (1530-c. 1616) trans. Edward Blount (1562-1632) The Historie of the Vniting of the Kingdom of Portvgall to the Cr

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
39
Unsold
 

Conestaggio, Girolamo (1530-c. 1616) trans. Edward Blount (1562-1632) The Historie of the Vniting of the Kingdom of Portvgall to the Crowne of Castill. London: by Arn. Hatfield for Edward Blount, More ...

Sammelband of Fourteen British Almanacs, 1690.

Sammelband of Fourteen British Almanacs, 1690.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Sammelband of Fourteen British Almanacs, 1690. Octavo, including the following almanacs: 1) John Partridge's (1644-1715) Merlinus Liberatus, http://estc.bl.uk/R29094; 2) William Winstanley's More ...

Three Brass Jamb Hooks.     Estimate $300-500

Three Brass Jamb Hooks. Estimate $300-500

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$369$300

Three Brass Jamb Hooks. More ...

Two Ball, Tompkins & Black Coin Silver Cups

Two Ball, Tompkins & Black Coin Silver Cups

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$584$475

Two Ball, Tompkins & Black Coin Silver Cups, New York, mid-19th century, each with a scrolled handle and central chased rocaille cartouche, ht. 6 in., approx. 15.0 troy oz. N.B. Reportedly from More ...

Bamana Antelope Headdress

Bamana Antelope Headdress

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1131
Unsold
 

Bamana Antelope Headdress, Mali, in two parts, with leather attachments at neck, overall black color, ht. 11 3/4, lg. 24 1/2 in. Provenance: Private collection, Cambridge. More ...

Ashanti Terra-cotta Funerary Head

Ashanti Terra-cotta Funerary Head

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1152
Unsold
 

Ashanti Terra-cotta Funerary Head, placed over graves by the Ashanti to honor their ancestors, with the flat head characteristic of the Ashanti fertility figure Akua ba, ht. 4, wd. 6 in. More ...

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$154$125

Paget, Sir James (1814-1899) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 November 1880 to Charles Darwin (1809-1882) Single laid paper sheet of Dr. Paget's Harewood Place writing paper, sending Darwin a printed More ...

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520-1598) Autograph Letter Signed, Buxton, 12 August 1577.

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520-1598) Autograph Letter Signed, Buxton, 12 August 1577.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$861$700

William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (1520-1598) Autograph Letter Signed, Buxton, 12 August 1577. Folio-format laid paper bifolium inscribed over one page, with blank conjugate attached, docketed on More ...

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others.

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$185$150

Exploration: Wallace and Three Others. Alfred Russel Wallace's Island Life: or the Phenomena and Causes of Insular Faunas and Floras, London: Macmillan & Co., 1880, first edition, octavo, More ...

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1170
Sold for:
$111$90

Grenville, Denis (1637-1703)Counsel and Directions Divine and Moral in Plain and Familiar Letters of Advice. London: for Clavell, 1685. First and only edition, octavo, ex libris Montagu Lloyd (d. More ...

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1199
Sold for:
$123$100

Mathematics, Two Volumes: Hutton and Ramsey. Charles Hutton's Mathematical Tables, London: for G.G.J. and J. Robinson and R. Baldwin, 1785, in full later cloth; [and] Frank Plumpton Ramsey's The More ...

Scargill, Daniel (fl. circa 1669) The Recantation of Daniel Scargill, Publickly Made before the University of Cambridge, in Great St. M

Scargill, Daniel (fl. circa 1669) The Recantation of Daniel Scargill, Publickly Made before the University of Cambridge, in Great St. M

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1260
Unsold
 

Scargill, Daniel (fl. circa 1669) The Recantation of Daniel Scargill, Publickly Made before the University of Cambridge, in Great St. Maries, July 25, 1669. London: A. Maxwell, 1669. Quarto, one of More ...

Maud Morgan (American, 1903-1999)      Above Time

Maud Morgan (American, 1903-1999) Above Time

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Maud Morgan (American, 1903-1999) Above Time Signed "Maud Morgan" l.r., titled on a label from the Cambridge Art Association affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 42 x 28 in. (106.7 x 71.1 More ...

Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988)      On Such a Night as This

Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988) On Such a Night as This

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Romare Bearden (American, 1911-1988) On Such a Night as This Signed "Romare/Bearden" l.r., titled u.c., with a label from Seventeen Wendell Street Gallery, Cambridge, affixed to the frame More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired directly More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Echo

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Echo

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
423
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Echo from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Asphalt on acoustical tile, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Painted Wood Board,

Painted Wood Board,

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Painted Wood Board, Kwoi, Purari Delta, Papuan Gulf, Papua New Guinea, early 20th century, high crested form with handle, pierced at ears and nose, decorated in high relief with a face in the More ...

Early 19th Century Tongan Club

Early 19th Century Tongan Club

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$984$800

Early 19th Century Tongan Club, lg. 36 1/2 in. (92.7 cm). Provenance: A private Cambridge, Massachusetts, collection. Note: Old paper label attached reads: "Australian Paddle. Presented to More ...

Ibibio Face Mask

Ibibio Face Mask

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
67
Unsold
 

Ibibio Face Mask, oval form, red-painted face, black raised coiffure, grooved and painted scarification on the cheeks and forehead, pierced around the edge for attachments, ht. 7 3/4 in. (19.6 More ...

Two Brass and Copper Bedwarmers and a Pair of Brass Andirons.     Estimate $200-400

Two Brass and Copper Bedwarmers and a Pair of Brass Andirons. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1401
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Brass and Copper Bedwarmers and a Pair of Brass Andirons. More ...