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Johann Berthelsen (American, 1883-1972)      Forty-second Street in Snow

Johann Berthelsen (American, 1883-1972) Forty-second Street in Snow

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Johann Berthelsen (American, 1883-1972) Forty-second Street in Snow Signed "Johann Berthelsen" l.r., numbered "11855" in ink on the reverse, with a label from Milton Schepps, New York, affixed More ...

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
872
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner, Portland, Oregon, 1912, the deep yellow banner inscribed in watercolor script "Progress!!!/Oregon/Next/Abagail [sic]Scott More ...

Nye, Nathaniel (b. 1624) The Art of Gunnery.

Nye, Nathaniel (b. 1624) The Art of Gunnery.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
133
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Nye, Nathaniel (b. 1624) The Art of Gunnery. London: Printed for William Leak, at the signe of the Crown in Fleetstreet, between the two Temple Gates, 1648. Second edition, octavo, engraved portrait More ...

Sprat, Thomas (1635-1713) A Relation of the Late Wicked Contrivance of Stephen Blackhead and Robert Young.

Sprat, Thomas (1635-1713) A Relation of the Late Wicked Contrivance of Stephen Blackhead and Robert Young.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
165
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Sprat, Thomas (1635-1713) A Relation of the Late Wicked Contrivance of Stephen Blackhead and Robert Young. London, in the Savoy: Edward Jones, 1692. First edition, quarto, with imprimatur leaf, More ...

Verheiden, Jacob (active 1590) The History of Moderne Protestant Divines.

Verheiden, Jacob (active 1590) The History of Moderne Protestant Divines.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
182
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Verheiden, Jacob (active 1590) The History of Moderne Protestant Divines. London: 1637. Second edition, octavo, lacking engraved title page, illustrated with forty-five engraved text portraits of More ...

Whittingham, William (c. 1524-1579) A Brieff Discours off the Troubles Begonne at Franckford in Germany Anno domini 1554. Abowte the Bo

Whittingham, William (c. 1524-1579) A Brieff Discours off the Troubles Begonne at Franckford in Germany Anno domini 1554. Abowte the Bo

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
192
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Whittingham, William (c. 1524-1579) A Brieff Discours off the Troubles Begonne at Franckford in Germany Anno domini 1554. Abowte the Booke off off [sic] common prayer and Ceremonies and continued by More ...

Brass-mounted Burl Veneer Letter Box

Brass-mounted Burl Veneer Letter Box

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3011
Sold for:
$209$170

Brass-mounted Burl Veneer Letter Box, late 19th century, hinged doors open to a stepped, compartmented interior with pen tray, (imperfections), ht. 12 1/2, wd. 13, dp. 10 1/2 in. Note: "As a More ...

Burl Veneer Letter Box

Burl Veneer Letter Box

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3012
Sold for:
$148$120

Burl Veneer Letter Box, early 20th century, hinged doors open to a stepped, compartmented interior with pen tray and paper calendar cards for month, day, and year, (imperfections), ht. 14, wd. 16, More ...

Wilder, Laura Ingalls (1867-1957) These Happy Golden Years,   and Two Autograph Letters Signed.

Wilder, Laura Ingalls (1867-1957) These Happy Golden Years, and Two Autograph Letters Signed.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Wilder, Laura Ingalls (1867-1957) These Happy Golden Years, and Two Autograph Letters Signed. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1943. Stated first edition, octavo, binding shaken, tears to cloth, worn; More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1107
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Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., More ...

Lennep, Henry John Van (1815-1889) The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations in Oil Colors of the People and Scenery of Turkey.

Lennep, Henry John Van (1815-1889) The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations in Oil Colors of the People and Scenery of Turkey.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Lennep, Henry John Van (1815-1889) The Oriental Album: Twenty Illustrations in Oil Colors of the People and Scenery of Turkey. New York: Anson D.F. Randolph, 1862. First and only edition, large More ...

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Les Parisiennes, ou XL Caracteres Generaux Pris dans les Moeurs Actuelles, propres a Serv

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Les Parisiennes, ou XL Caracteres Generaux Pris dans les Moeurs Actuelles, propres a Serv

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1213
Sold for:
$861$700

Nicolas Edme Retif de La Bretonne (1734-1806) Les Parisiennes, ou XL Caracteres Generaux Pris dans les Moeurs Actuelles, propres a Servir a l'instruction des Personnes-du-Sexe. Neufchatel: Chez More ...

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935)      Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse

Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935) Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
98
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Attributed to Julian Mandel (French, 1872-1935) Three Photographs of Alice Prin, Known as Kiki de Montparnasse, early 1920s. One of the nudes inscribed "The painting is better than the More ...

18th Century Dutch Reisschaaf Plane

18th Century Dutch Reisschaaf Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
481
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

18th Century Dutch Reisschaaf Plane, William Evertsen, c. 1785, 30 1/2-in. body with sculpted and carved handle, and tote, finely carved escapement with twin volutes, and dated "1785," stamped on More ...

Montblanc Jonathan Swift Limited Edition Writers Series Fountain Pen

Montblanc Jonathan Swift Limited Edition Writers Series Fountain Pen

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
689
Sold for:
$584$475

Montblanc Jonathan Swift Limited Edition Writers Series Fountain Pen, Germany, black lacquer with platinum-plated inlays, engraved fine gold nib, with outer box, display box, and booklet, limited More ...

The "Hall Type Writer,"

The "Hall Type Writer,"

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1354
Sold for:
$523$425

The "Hall Type Writer," Boston, c. 1881, platen with plaque reading in part "Hall Type Writer/No. 12842/National Type Writer Co.," housed in the original portable carrying box, with two early trade More ...

Pearl and Diamond Necklace and Bracelet, Wedderien

Pearl and Diamond Necklace and Bracelet, Wedderien

Auction:
3044B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 05, 2017
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Pearl and Diamond Necklace and Bracelet, Wedderien, c. 1950s, a necklace composed of twenty-eight baroque freshwater pearls, spaced by rose motifs set with full-cut dimonds, and suspending a drop, More ...

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$98$80

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century. Including: an autograph letter signed by suffragist Frances E. Willard (1839-1898) on More ...

Collection of Letters, Writers and Artists, 1967.

Collection of Letters, Writers and Artists, 1967.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
31A
Sold for:
$277$225

Collection of Letters, Writers and Artists, 1967. A group of letters addressed to travel writer Maya Yates regarding an article on travel she was writing for Venture Magazine, including signed More ...

Codex Sierra Texupan, Codice Sierra Fragmento de una Nomina de Gastos del Pueblo de Santa Catarina Texupan.

Codex Sierra Texupan, Codice Sierra Fragmento de una Nomina de Gastos del Pueblo de Santa Catarina Texupan.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$492$400

Codex Sierra Texupan, Codice Sierra Fragmento de una Nomina de Gastos del Pueblo de Santa Catarina Texupan. Mexico: Poulat Litografio, 1906. Folio, edited by Nicolas Leon Calderon (1859-1929) of the More ...

Cushing, Harvey (1869-1939) The Story of U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 5  , Signed Copy.

Cushing, Harvey (1869-1939) The Story of U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 5 , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$984$800

Cushing, Harvey (1869-1939) The Story of U.S. Army Base Hospital No. 5, Signed Copy. Cambridge: University Press, 1919. First edition, small folio, inscribed by Cushing on front cover, "Frederick A. More ...

Penfield, Edward (1866-1925) Joan of Arc by the Most Popular Magazine Writer Begins in April   [1895] Harper's  , Poster.

Penfield, Edward (1866-1925) Joan of Arc by the Most Popular Magazine Writer Begins in April [1895] Harper's , Poster.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
585
Sold for:
$215$175

Penfield, Edward (1866-1925) Joan of Arc by the Most Popular Magazine Writer Begins in April [1895] Harper's, Poster. [New York: Harper's, 1895]. Lithographic poster advertising Mark Twain's More ...

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958)    Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$923$750

Alfred Gwynne Morang (American, 1901-1958) Woman in Red, Portrait of Rigmor Nielsen. Dedicated and signed "TO RIGMOR/A. MORANG" l.c. Oil on academy board, 23 7/8 x 17 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Zero Mostel (American, 1915-1977)      Self Portrait

Zero Mostel (American, 1915-1977) Self Portrait

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Zero Mostel (American, 1915-1977) Self Portrait Unsigned. Oil on panel, 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime, small abrasions to edges. Provenance: The estate of More ...

Four Blockhouse of Boston Textiles

Four Blockhouse of Boston Textiles

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1782
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Four Blockhouse of Boston Textiles, one titled "Totemotif." Note: Blockhouse of Boston was a commercial venture by the American graphic artist and writer, Janet Doub Erikson and her partner Paul More ...

James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005)      East Baffin Island NWT

James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005) East Baffin Island NWT

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$400$325

James Houston (Canadian, 1921-2005) East Baffin Island NWT Titled, dated, and signed "August 1990. J Houston" l.r. Pastel on paper, 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 in., framed and matted. Condition: Not More ...

John Brewster, Jr. (Connecticut/Maine, 1766-1854), Pair of Portraits of Deacon Benjamin Titcomb (1726-1798) and his wife Anne Pearson T

John Brewster, Jr. (Connecticut/Maine, 1766-1854), Pair of Portraits of Deacon Benjamin Titcomb (1726-1798) and his wife Anne Pearson T

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
359
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

John Brewster, Jr. (Connecticut/Maine, 1766-1854) Pair of Portraits of Deacon Benjamin Titcomb (1726-1798) and his wife Anne Pearson Titcomb (1729-1800) Signed, dated and inscribed "Painted by More ...

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1009
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American Writers, Politicians, Activists, and Explorers, Five Signed Letters, Late 19th-Early 20th Century. Including: an autograph letter signed by suffragist Frances E. Willard (1839-1898) on More ...

Presidential Signatures and Signed Documents, 20th c., Nine Examples.

Presidential Signatures and Signed Documents, 20th c., Nine Examples.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Presidential Signatures and Signed Documents, 20th c., Nine Examples. Including: a card signed by Harry Truman dated January 5, 1959; a sheet of letterhead signed by Woodrow Wilson, November 24, More ...

Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973)      Florence Meyer Homolka

Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973) Florence Meyer Homolka

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
139
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Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973) Florence Meyer Homolka, c. 1936. Stamped "PHOTOGRAPH BY STEICHEN/139 EAST 69th STREET/NEW YORK CITY" in black ink on the mount verso. Gelatin silver print More ...