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Two Nantucket Chromolithographs of Moorlands, Polpis Harbor, and Foot Pond

Two Nantucket Chromolithographs of Moorlands, Polpis Harbor, and Foot Pond

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1350
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Nantucket Chromolithographs of Moorlands, Polpis Harbor, and Foot Pond, 19 1/2 in. x 29 1/4 in. More ...

Pre-Columbian Hollow Gold Pendant

Pre-Columbian Hollow Gold Pendant

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Pre-Columbian Hollow Gold Pendant, Chimu, Lambayeque, Peru, c. 1000-1425 AD, depicting a human figure, with a small hole at each end, lg. 1 1/3 in. Provenance: Private collection, Boston, More ...

Yoruba Divination Chain

Yoruba Divination Chain

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$123$100

Yoruba Divination Chain, linked chain made up of eight unique cast bronze faces, lg. 39 1/4 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; Mead Museum of More ...

Luango Figurative Carving

Luango Figurative Carving

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
118
Unsold
 

Luango Figurative Carving, Kongo, fashioned from the tooth of a hippopotamus, with seven rings of carved figures, some in Western costume, (small repair at the opening), ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Kuba Divination Object

Kuba Divination Object

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
127
Unsold
 

Kuba Divination Object, in the form of a crocodile, with typical interlocking geometric patterning on either side of the animal, wearing a beaded necklace, complete with the rubbing tool, smooth More ...

Large Central Plains Bighorn Ladle

Large Central Plains Bighorn Ladle

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$738$600

Large Central Plains Bighorn Ladle, Lakota, 19th century, with old paper label "Easton Library Company," lg. 19 3/4 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & More ...

Great Lakes Decorated Puzzle Bag

Great Lakes Decorated Puzzle Bag

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$215$175

Great Lakes Decorated Puzzle Bag, late 19th century, deerskin with silk embroidered designs on both sides, 8 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Northampton County Historical & More ...

Haida Wood Model Totem Pole

Haida Wood Model Totem Pole

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$923$750

Haida Wood Model Totem Pole, the lozenge-form base carved in the form of opposed totemic creatures, surmounted by a small totem with a triangular sea mammal's head supporting a predatory bird with More ...

Large Hopi Wood Katsina

Large Hopi Wood Katsina

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Large Hopi Wood Katsina, with white-painted body and short orange legs, forearms and shoulders also orange, the elaborate casemask with small mouth with chin segments of all colors and diagonal More ...

Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Figure

Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$523$425

Cochiti Polychrome Pottery Figure, early 20th century, the standing figure with a dog behind, lg. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The Charles and Blanche Derby collection, Northampton, Massachusetts; More ...

REPRODUCTION The U.S. Marines Want You   WWI Lithograph Poster

REPRODUCTION The U.S. Marines Want You WWI Lithograph Poster

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$25$20

REPRODUCTION The U.S. Marines Want You WWI Lithograph Poster, for the recruitment center at Scollay Square, Boston, ht. 28 1/4, wd. 21 in. More ...

Federal Demilune Card Table

Federal Demilune Card Table

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1261
Sold for:
$197$160

Federal Demilune Card Table, possibly Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1800, with patera-inlaid dies and hidden drawer behind swing leg, (imperfections), ht. 28 3/4 in. More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      An American in Italy

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) An American in Italy

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$308$250

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) An American in Italy. Signed "Orson Lowell" l.l., inscribed and signed "For Miss Webster/this little Jerry Junior sketch/Orson Lowell" l.r. Pen and ink More ...

Oscar Florianus Bluemner (American, 1867-1938)    Three Framed Drawings: Pond with Mountain View ,  Cohasset

Oscar Florianus Bluemner (American, 1867-1938) Three Framed Drawings: Pond with Mountain View , Cohasset

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$369$300

Oscar Florianus Bluemner (American, 1867-1938) Three Framed Drawings: Pond with Mountain View, Cohasset, and Avondale. Pond signed with the artist's monogram l.l. and titled and dated "...Ap More ...

Rosalind Farbush (American, b. 1928)    From Dorchester Heights, Mystic River Bridge

Rosalind Farbush (American, b. 1928) From Dorchester Heights, Mystic River Bridge

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1163
Sold for:
$984$800

Rosalind Farbush (American, b. 1928) From Dorchester Heights, Mystic River Bridge. Signed "farbush" l.r., inscribed "Ros Farbush/from Dorchester Heights/Mystic River Bridge/..." on the reverse, More ...

Owen Kennedy (American, b. 1891)      The Diving Rock in Winter - Rocky Pond, Boylston, Massachusetts

Owen Kennedy (American, b. 1891) The Diving Rock in Winter - Rocky Pond, Boylston, Massachusetts

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1251
Unsold
 

Owen Kennedy (American, b. 1891) The Diving Rock in Winter - Rocky Pond, Boylston, Massachusetts. Signed "Kennedy" l.r., signed or inscribed, dated, and titled in an inscription on the reverse More ...

Roger William Curtis (American, 1910-2000)    Coastal Waters, Rockport, Massachusetts

Roger William Curtis (American, 1910-2000) Coastal Waters, Rockport, Massachusetts

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$738$600

Roger William Curtis (American, 1910-2000) Coastal Waters, Rockport, Massachusetts. Signed "Roger Curtis" l.l., titled on the reverse, identified and titled on an exhibition label from the North More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 15 April 1825.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 15 April 1825.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$369$300

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Document Signed, 15 April 1825. Engraved parchment General Land Office grant fulfilled by hand, registering William Carpenter of Sangamon County Illinois's purchase of More ...

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

A Short Narrative of the Horrid Massacre in Boston, Perpetrated in the Evening of the Fifth Day of March 1770 by Soldiers of the XXIXth Regiment. London: Printed by Order of the Town of Boston, More ...

Blunt, Edmund (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot.

Blunt, Edmund (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$338$275

Blunt, Edmund (1770-1862) The American Coast Pilot. Newburyport: Blunt, 1809. Sixth edition, octavo, all fifteen maps are present, the folding maps are torn along folds and misfolded, bound in full More ...

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven.

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
331
Unsold
 

View of New Bedford from the Fort near Fairhaven. Boston: Conant, Lane & Scott's Lithographers, 1845. Large folio, hand-colored lithograph on stone by Fitz Henry Lane (1804-1865) from a sketch by More ...

Boston. A Chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour, including the Ports of Boston and Salem.

Boston. A Chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour, including the Ports of Boston and Salem.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$185$150

Boston. A Chart of the Coast of New England from Beverly to Scituate Harbour, including the Ports of Boston and Salem. [from] The London Magazine, May-June 1774. Folding engraved map removed from More ...

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
337
Unsold
 

Boston. George H. Walker & Co. [Boston, c. 1900] Untitled Atlas of Boston. Landscape folio-format bound book of maps of Boston, consisting of ten street plans Boston, Charlestown, East Boston, More ...

Map of Worcester County, Massachusetts by Henry F. Walling.

Map of Worcester County, Massachusetts by Henry F. Walling.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$369$300

Map of Worcester County, Massachusetts by Henry F. Walling. Boston: Wm. E. Baker & Co., 1857. Oversized display map, steel engraved with hand-coloring and outlining, recently mounted on linen, More ...

Railroad Map of New England & Eastern New York Compiled from the Most Authentic Sources by J.H. Goldthwait.

Railroad Map of New England & Eastern New York Compiled from the Most Authentic Sources by J.H. Goldthwait.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$308$250

Railroad Map of New England & Eastern New York Compiled from the Most Authentic Sources by J.H. Goldthwait. Boston: Redding & Co.; New York: Clark, Austin, & Co., 1849. Large folding map of southern More ...

Three Painted Stave-constructed Firkins

Three Painted Stave-constructed Firkins

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$584$475

Three Painted Stave-constructed Firkins, smallest stamped "C. Wilder & Sons/So Hingham," ht. to 12 in. More ...

American School, 19th Century       Egg Rock, Nahant

American School, 19th Century Egg Rock, Nahant

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$246$200

American School, 19th Century Egg Rock, Nahant. Unsigned, identified on Child Gallery label on the reverse. Pastel on paper, 15 1/2 x 20 3/4 in., framed. More ...

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
218
Unsold
 

American Violin, Calvin Baker, Boston, 1873, labeled EMMONS HAMLIN,/BOSTON./No. 15 - Old Wood. 1873., length of back 359 mm, with case and bow. More ...

Samuel Farrar (Massachusetts, 1773-1864)      A Perspective View of the Episcopal Church in Cambridge

Samuel Farrar (Massachusetts, 1773-1864) A Perspective View of the Episcopal Church in Cambridge

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
174
Unsold
 

Samuel Farrar (Massachusetts, 1773-1864) A Perspective View of the Episcopal Church in Cambridge Signed and dated "by Saml Farrar, 1791" l.l., titled u.l. and u.r. Watercolor and ink on paper, More ...

Frank Henry Shapleigh (New Hampshire, 1842-1906)      Old Barn at Cohasset

Frank Henry Shapleigh (New Hampshire, 1842-1906) Old Barn at Cohasset

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Frank Henry Shapleigh (New Hampshire, 1842-1906) Old Barn at Cohasset Signed and dated "F.H. Shapleigh 1879" l.r., titled on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 9 1/2 x 15 1/2 in., in a giltwood and More ...