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"OLD FRIENDS" Wool Hooked Rug with Two Cats

"OLD FRIENDS" Wool Hooked Rug with Two Cats

Auction:
2468
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2009
Lot:
438
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

"OLD FRIENDS" Wool Hooked Rug with Two Cats, America, early 20th century, depicting two cats sharing a bowl under the words "OLD FRIENDS," mounted on a wooden stretcher, 28 3/4 x 39 1/4 in. More ...

Four Edison-related Publications

Four Edison-related Publications

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
397
Unsold
 

Four Edison-related Publications, Edison Works Monthly employees' newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 3, November 1912, with articles on construction of Edison phonographs and educational uses for Edison More ...

(Liturgy) Seder Ha-Mahzor Helek Rishon Ke-Minbag 'ashkenazim.

(Liturgy) Seder Ha-Mahzor Helek Rishon Ke-Minbag 'ashkenazim.

Auction:
2456
Auction:
Discovery - May 21, 2009
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$296$250

(Liturgy) Seder Ha-Mahzor Helek Rishon Ke-Minbag 'ashkenazim. Sulzberg, Germany: Zalman b. Aaron, late 18th century, folio, marbleized boards, contains the prayers for the year for the Jewish More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Startled Ducks

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Startled Ducks

Auction:
2446
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 06, 2009
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$119$100

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Startled Ducks, 1930, published state as the frontispiece to Contemporary American Etching (Paff, 293). Unsigned. Etching on laid paper with "ENGLAND" More ...

After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      Le Plafond de l'Opera de Paris, frontispiece

After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Le Plafond de l'Opera de Paris, frontispiece

Auction:
2445
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 26, 2009
Lot:
882
Sold for:
$237$200

After Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Le Plafond de l'Opera de Paris, frontispiece, 1965; and The tribe of Issachar, 1964. Color lithographs, framed. More ...

(Marine Navigation), Moore, John Hamilton

(Marine Navigation), Moore, John Hamilton

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$504$425

(Marine Navigation), Moore, John Hamilton, The New American Practical Navigator; Being an Epitome of Navigation...., Newburyport, Massachusetts: Edmund M. Blunt, 1800, second American Edition, More ...

Maurice de Vlaminck (French, 1876-1958)      Frontispiece

Maurice de Vlaminck (French, 1876-1958) Frontispiece

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2008
Lot:
699A
Sold for:
$207$175

Maurice de Vlaminck (French, 1876-1958) Frontispiece from LES HOMMES ABANDONNES, 1927, outside of the edition of 300, possibly a posthumous edition (Walterskirchen, 122). Signed or inscribed and More ...

(American History and Literature)

(American History and Literature)

Auction:
2410
Auction:
Discovery - May 21, 2008
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$36$30

(American History and Literature), Ward, Artemus, His Book, New York, 1864, inscribed on flyleaf, tooled cloth, 8vo, (bumped, chipped, spine with tears, scattered foxing, with newspaper article More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Les Saltimbanques

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Les Saltimbanques

Auction:
2410
Auction:
Discovery - May 21, 2008
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$237$200

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Les Saltimbanques [The Tumblers] (Mourlot, 285) Signed in the image and dated "5.3.58" l.r., Arches watermark l.r. Lithograph, sheet size 12 x 8 1/2 in., More ...

Raban, Ze'ev, The Book of Esther

Raban, Ze'ev, The Book of Esther

Auction:
2402
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 10, 2008
Lot:
451A
Unsold
 

Raban, Ze'ev, The Book of Esther, Jerusalem, c. 1947, with frontispiece and ten illustrations, Bezalel embossed binding with copper scene of Jerusalem. More ...

James Montgomery Flagg (American, 1877-1960)      Lot of Three Works: We Followed Him Single File, Mimicking his Strenuous Pace

James Montgomery Flagg (American, 1877-1960) Lot of Three Works: We Followed Him Single File, Mimicking his Strenuous Pace

Auction:
2399
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 07, 2008
Lot:
642
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

James Montgomery Flagg (American, 1877-1960) Lot of Three Works: We Followed Him Single File, Mimicking his Strenuous Pace, signed "James Montgomery Flagg" l.l.; "By George!" TR Said, "That More ...

Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969)      Frontispiece

Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969) Frontispiece

Auction:
2396
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2008
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$207$175

Ben Shahn (American, 1898-1969) Frontispiece, from FOR THE SAKE OF A SINGLE VERSE - RILKE PORTFOLIO, 1968, edition of 200 (Prescott, 113). Signed "Ben Shahn" in red brush l.r. Lithograph, 9 x 9 More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Les Saltimbanques

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Les Saltimbanques

Auction:
2390
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 08, 2007
Lot:
525
Unsold
 

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Les Saltimbanques [The Tumblers] (Mourlot, 285) Signed in the image and dated "5.3.58" l.r., Arches watermark l.r. Lithograph, sheet size 12 x 8 1/2 in., More ...

Apes, Reverend William, an Indian

Apes, Reverend William, an Indian

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$176$150

Apes, Reverend William, an Indian, Eulogy on King Philip as Pronounced at the Odeon, Boston: published by the author, 1836, original wraps, woodcut frontispiece, 12mo, (minor wear, offset to title, More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$118$100

(Decorative Bindings), Scott, Sir Walter, The Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bar., Edinburgh [c. 1840], three volumes, gilt-tooled and letters green calf, lithograph frontispiece to each More ...

[Travel and Exploration-Asia], Le Brun, Cornelius

[Travel and Exploration-Asia], Le Brun, Cornelius

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
738
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

[Travel and Exploration-Asia], Le Brun, Cornelius, Reizen van Cornelis de Bruyn, Door de Vermaardste Deelen van Klein Asia, De Eylanden, Scio, Rhodus…Aegypten, Syrian, en Palestina; Delft: Henrik More ...

Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Their History and Construction

Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Their History and Construction

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
186
Unsold
 

Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Their History and Construction, Edward Luther Stevenson, New Haven for the Hispanic Society of America: 1921, Yale University Press, from an edition of 500, 2 vols., More ...

African Carved Wood Equestrian Figure

African Carved Wood Equestrian Figure

Auction:
2376
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 23, 2007
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

African Carved Wood Equestrian Figure, Yoruba, the male figure on a diminutive stylized horse and holding a snake in one hand that extends to the horse's head, traces of blue and red pigments, More ...

Deacon Robert Peckham (1785-1877)    Portrait of the Children of Oliver Adams, 1831, Bolton, Massachusetts.

Deacon Robert Peckham (1785-1877) Portrait of the Children of Oliver Adams, 1831, Bolton, Massachusetts.

Auction:
2365
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 03, 2007
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$116,000$100,000

Deacon Robert Peckham (1785-1877) Portrait of the Children of Oliver Adams, 1831, Bolton, Massachusetts. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the four children depicted in a home in Bolton are, left to right, More ...

Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Their History and Construction

Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Their History and Construction

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$353$300

Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Their History and Construction, Edward Luther Stevenson, New Haven for the Hispanic Society of America: 1921, Yale University Press, 2 vols., 8vo, a total of 509 More ...

Teacher's Guide to Illustration: a Manual to Accompany Holbrook's School Apparatus

Teacher's Guide to Illustration: a Manual to Accompany Holbrook's School Apparatus

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Teacher's Guide to Illustration: a Manual to Accompany Holbrook's School Apparatus, F.C. Brownell, pubd. New York: 1871, by American School Apparatus Co., 4vo, 194 pages, frontispiece, chapters More ...

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901)    Frontispiece Poster for "Elles"

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901) Frontispiece Poster for "Elles"

Auction:
2351
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 02, 2007
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901) Frontispiece Poster for "Elles" from ELLES, 1893, fourth state of four, edition of approximately 1,000 (Adriani, 171). Monogrammed and identified in More ...

Roger-Marx, Claude

Roger-Marx, Claude

Auction:
2353
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2007
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$118$100

Roger-Marx, Claude, Yvette Guilbert vue par Toulouse-Lautrec, Paris: Au Pont des Arts, 1950, numbered 482 of 1500, lacking frontispiece image. More ...

(American Revolutionary War)

(American Revolutionary War)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$411$350

(American Revolutionary War), Lee, Henry, Memoirs of War in the Southern Department of the United States, Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep, 1812, two volumes, contemporary tree calf, with portrait More ...

Annesley, George Viscount Valentia and Earl of Mountmorris

Annesley, George Viscount Valentia and Earl of Mountmorris

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

Annesley, George Viscount Valentia and Earl of Mountmorris, Voyage and Travels to India, Ceylon, The Red Sea, Abyssinia and Egypt in the Years 1802, 1803, 1804, 1805, and 1806, London, 1809, three More ...

Bowlker, Charles (d. 1779)

Bowlker, Charles (d. 1779)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$353$300

Bowlker, Charles (d. 1779), The Art of Angling; or the Compleat Fly-fisher, Birmingham: Swinney & Walker, 1792, sixth edition, wraps, 12mo, (frontispiece with ad, loose, foxing). More ...

Curley, James Michael (1874-1958)

Curley, James Michael (1874-1958)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$206$175

Curley, James Michael (1874-1958), Inaugural Address of His Excellency James M. Curley to the Legislature of Massachusetts, January 3, 1935, Boston, Wright & Potter Printing Co., gilt tooled full More ...

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$764$650

Dickens, Charles (1812-1870), Frontispieces, Title Pages & Prefaces to "The Cheap Editions"... 1847-50, London: Chapman & Hall, bound together with original wraps in half red morocco Root & Son More ...

(Fine Press)

(Fine Press)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$88$75

(Fine Press), Three titles, The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke, London, The Chiswick Press, 1919, numbered 641 of 1000 copies, frontispiece and title page with woodcuts by G. Raverat, half cloth, More ...

Montorgueil, Georges

Montorgueil, Georges

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$881$750

Montorgueil, Georges, Paris Dansant, Paris: Theophile Belin, 1898, three-quarter gilt and crushed blue morocco, one of 200, with illustrations by A. Willette engraved and colored by Vigna-Vigneron, More ...