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Carved and Polychrome-painted Racetrack Tout Tobacconist Figure

Carved and Polychrome-painted Racetrack Tout Tobacconist Figure

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$390,000$325,000

Carved and Polychrome-painted Racetrack Tout Tobacconist Figure, possibly carved by Charles Dowler (1841-1931), Providence, Rhode Island, c. 1880s, full-figure carving of a nattily dressed gent with More ...

American School, 19th Century      The Junction formed in Medford by the Meeting of the [Mystic] River, Canal, and   Railroad.

American School, 19th Century The Junction formed in Medford by the Meeting of the [Mystic] River, Canal, and Railroad.

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$144,000$120,000

American School, 19th Century The Junction formed in Medford by the Meeting of the [Mystic] River, Canal, and Railroad. Unsigned, titled in inscriptions below. Oil on fiberboard, 19 1/4 x 22 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
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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 ...

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds

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

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds, illus. Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) Newcastle upon Tyne: Hodgson et al., 1790. First edition, octavo, 456 pages, wood engravings throughout, More ...

Grote, George (1794-1871) History of Greece

Grote, George (1794-1871) History of Greece

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$200$200

Grote, George (1794-1871) History of Greece. London: Murray, 1851-1856. Octavo, twelve volume set, maps, bound in uniform tan calfskin, spines tooled in gilt, marbled edges, some labels flaking or More ...

Surrealism and Graphic Novel, Three Volumes:

Surrealism and Graphic Novel, Three Volumes:

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$800$800

Surrealism and Graphic Novel, Three Volumes: Louis Aragon's La Grande Gaîté, Avec 2 Dessins d'Yves Tanguy, Paris: Gallimard, 1929, limited edition, number 138 of 150 copies, with two tipped in More ...

Enrique Climent (Spanish, d. 1980)      Portfolio 10 GRABADOS EN LINOLEO

Enrique Climent (Spanish, d. 1980) Portfolio 10 GRABADOS EN LINOLEO

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$660$550

Enrique Climent (Spanish, d. 1980) Portfolio 10 GRABADOS EN LINOLEO, 1951, edition of 300. Each signed "Climent" in pencil l.r., identified and numbered "107" on the colophon page, dedicated "Al More ...

Large Otto Heino Stoneware Bowl

Large Otto Heino Stoneware Bowl

Auction:
2626B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2012
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$800$650

Large Otto Heino Stoneware Bowl Studio pottery California, 21st century In overall semi-matte cream and brown sand speckled glaze with lavender, mauve and gray accents to exterior, incised Otto + More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$420$350

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, The Rose Engine Lathe, Part 1 & 2, with additional notes and letters relating to the subject, N. Tweddle, 1950-54; Das Drechslerwerk, F. Spannagel, 1940, text More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$510$425

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, a custom-boxed five volume set of Der Drechsler, J.G. Geissler, 1795-1801, text in German; two hardbound copies of Eccentric Spiral Turning, H.C. Robinson, More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$570$475

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, L'Art de Tourner, C. Plumier, 1701, text in French; Holtzapffel's Construction, Action and Application of Cutting Tools, C. Holtzapffel, re-print 1982; More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$570$475

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, a re-bound hardcover copy of Holtzapffel & Co. Catalogue, 1891; Lathe Work-A Practical Treatise on the Art of Turning, P.N. Hasluck, 1890; two-volume set of More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$600$500

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, spiral-bound and hardbound copies of The Art of Turning and Lathe and Machine Tool History, compiled by G. Abell, J. Leggat, and W.G. Ogden Jr., 1987, 1956; More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
202
Sold for:
$660$550

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, Index to the Geometric Chuck, T.S. Bazley, 1875; Patterns for Turning, H.W. Elphinstone, 1872; Specimens in Eccentric Circular Turning, J.H. Ibbetson, 1838; More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$390$325

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, hardbound Manuel du Tourneur, vol. I & II, 1858, text in French; softbound Manuel du Tourneur, Vol. I, II, & Atlas, P. Hamelin-Bergeron, re-print of 1816 More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
222
Sold for:
$150$125

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, spiral-bound copies of The Art of Turning and Lathe and Machine Tool History, compiled by S.G. Abell, J. Leggat, and W.G. Ogden Jr., 1987; The Pedigree of More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$840$700

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, Curves Described by Three Geometric Chucks, C. Taylor, 1875; Ornamental Turning, vol. I, II & III, J.H. Evans, 1903-04; hardbound The Art of Turning and Lathe More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$660$550

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, hardbound Construction and Principal Uses of Mathematical Instruments, translated by M. Bion, 1723; hardbound photocopies of The Geometric Chuck, J.H. More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$480$400

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, hardbound photocopies of Holtzapffel Catalogue, 1913; Elliptical Turning, DVD, David Springett; thirteen The Bulletin of the Society of Ornamental Turners, More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$660$550

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, hardbound Curves Described by the Geometric Chuck, Charles Taylor, 1874; Pictorial Encyclopedia of Science, Art and Technology, Diderot-D'Alambert, text in More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$270$225

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, L'Art de Tourner Mecanicien, M. Hulot, 1775, text in French; re-prints of bulletins no. 1-10 and index from The Society of Ornamental Turners; The Art and More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$330$275

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, hardbound copy of The Hartley Geometric Chuck, W. Hartley, 1952; Notes on the Epicycloidal Cutting Frame, T.S. Bazley, 1872; The Art and Craft of Ornamental More ...

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$330$275

Collection of Ornamental Turning Books, Notes on the Epicycloidal Cutting Frame, T.S. Bazley, 1872; The Turner's Manual, L.E. Bergeron, 1877; The Turner's Companion, 1866; Ornamental Turnery, F.M. More ...

Ashmole, Elias (1617-1692) Memoirs of the Life of that Learned Antiquary Elias Ashmole, Esq; Drawn up by himself by way of Diary. With

Ashmole, Elias (1617-1692) Memoirs of the Life of that Learned Antiquary Elias Ashmole, Esq; Drawn up by himself by way of Diary. With

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$677$550

Ashmole, Elias (1617-1692) Memoirs of the Life of that Learned Antiquary Elias Ashmole, Esq; Drawn up by himself by way of Diary. With an Appendix of original Letters. London: Printed for J. More ...

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
217
Unsold
 

Beilby, Ralph (1744-1817) A General History of Quadrupeds, illus. Thomas Bewick (1753-1828) Newcastle upon Tyne: Hodgson et al., 1790. First edition, octavo, 456 pages, wood engravings throughout, More ...

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784) Encyclopedie, ou Dictionnaire Raisonne des Sciences, des Arts et des Metiers, par une Societe des Gens de Le

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784) Encyclopedie, ou Dictionnaire Raisonne des Sciences, des Arts et des Metiers, par une Societe des Gens de Le

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
289
Unsold
 

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784) Encyclopedie, ou Dictionnaire Raisonne des Sciences, des Arts et des Metiers, par une Societe des Gens de Lettres. Paris/Neuchatel/Amsterdam: Various Printers, 1751-1780. More ...

Solinus, Gaius Julius (fl. 3rd Century AD); and Pliny the Elder (23 AD-79 AD)   Exercitationes in Polyhistora

Solinus, Gaius Julius (fl. 3rd Century AD); and Pliny the Elder (23 AD-79 AD) Exercitationes in Polyhistora

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$180$150

Solinus, Gaius Julius (fl. 3rd Century AD); and Pliny the Elder (23 AD-79 AD) Exercitationes in Polyhistora, ed. Claude Saumaise (1588-1653); Utrecht: Johannes vande Water, et al., 1689. Folio, in More ...

Witchcraft, Seven Volumes:

Witchcraft, Seven Volumes:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$660$550

Witchcraft, Seven Volumes: David Young's Wonderful History of the Morristown Ghost, Newark, 1826; Mercy Disborough, a Tale of New England Witchcraft, Bath, New York, 1844; Witchcraft Detected and More ...

Carved Oak Armchair

Carved Oak Armchair

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
165
Unsold
 

Carved Oak Armchair, Bembe & Kimbel for Thomas Ustick Walter, New York, c. 1857, the carved crest rail centering a shield flanked by foliate carvings on open arms with scrolling supports and carved More ...

Federal Carved Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Dressing Chest

Federal Carved Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Dressing Chest

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$108,000$90,000

Federal Carved Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Dressing Chest, attributed to Thomas Seymour, possibly with John Seymour, Boston, c. 1809-14, with gilt and glazed leafage by John Penniman, More ...