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MacArthur, Douglas A. Typewritten Letter Signed, 13 November 1936.

MacArthur, Douglas A. Typewritten Letter Signed, 13 November 1936.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$209$170

MacArthur, Douglas A. Typewritten Letter Signed, 13 November 1936. Single leaf typed on one page, Office of the Military Adviser to the Commonwealth of the Philippines letterhead. To Admiral Edward More ...

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1941 and 1942.

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1941 and 1942.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Mitchell, Margaret (1900-1949) Two Typed Letters Signed, 1941 and 1942. Both letters addressed to Rear Admiral Edward J. Marquart and his wife, one dated 26 December 1941, the other 19 December More ...

Pierce, Franklin (1804-1869) Signed Military Commission, 12 February 1856.

Pierce, Franklin (1804-1869) Signed Military Commission, 12 February 1856.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1071
Sold for:
$492$400

Pierce, Franklin (1804-1869) Signed Military Commission, 12 February 1856. Engraved document printed on parchment, fulfilled by hand, signed by Pierce in full, countersigned by James C. Dobbin More ...

Welles, Gideon (1802-1878) Two Secretarial Letters Signed.

Welles, Gideon (1802-1878) Two Secretarial Letters Signed.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$185$150

Welles, Gideon (1802-1878) Two Secretarial Letters Signed. 25 March 1861, single leaf of wove lined paper, inscribed over one page, to Stewart Kennedy, informing him that he has passed the Navy's More ...

King, Coretta Scott (1927-2006) My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr.   Inscribed Copy.

King, Coretta Scott (1927-2006) My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr. Inscribed Copy.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1197
Sold for:
$338$275

King, Coretta Scott (1927-2006) My Life with Martin Luther King, Jr. Inscribed Copy. New York: Holt, Rinehart, & Winston, [1969]. Stated first edition with the original dust jacket, and date code More ...

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Wartime Journals,   Signed Copy.

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Wartime Journals, Signed Copy.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1205
Sold for:
$338$275

Lindbergh, Charles (1902-1974) Wartime Journals, Signed Copy. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1970]. Octavo, inscribed and signed on title page to Charles Henry "Mac" MacDonald (1914-2002), More ...

Framed Rear Admiral David G. Farragut Autograph with Rank and Sentiment.     Estimate $200-300

Framed Rear Admiral David G. Farragut Autograph with Rank and Sentiment. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1623
Sold for:
$123$100

Framed Rear Admiral David G. Farragut Autograph with Rank and Sentiment. More ...

Group of Decorative Accessories

Group of Decorative Accessories

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1702
Sold for:
$123$100

Group of Decorative Accessories, including a framed patriotic needlepoint, an assortment of cigarette cards, and an Admiral Dewey silk memorial by J.J. Jordan. More ...

Tlingit Chilkat Shaman's Dance Apron (Blanket Waist Robe)

Tlingit Chilkat Shaman's Dance Apron (Blanket Waist Robe)

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$73,800$60,000

Tlingit Chilkat Shaman's Dance Apron (Blanket Waist Robe), c. third quarter 19th century, tightly woven of cedar bark and mountain goat wool mounted on a hide foundation, most of the long fringe More ...

French/American School, 20th/21st Century      Figures Admiring a Garden Fountain

French/American School, 20th/21st Century Figures Admiring a Garden Fountain

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
1426
Unsold
 

French/American School, 20th/21st Century Figures Admiring a Garden Fountain. Signed "BONNAD" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., framed. Condition: Good. More ...

Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908), Admiral Ding Ruchang of the Chinese Beiyang Fleet

Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908), Admiral Ding Ruchang of the Chinese Beiyang Fleet

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
1596
Unsold
 

Mizuno Toshikata (1866-1908), Admiral Ding Ruchang of the Chinese Beiyang Fleet, Japan, color woodblock print triptych, oban tate-e, framed and glazed, sight size 14 x 27 1/2 in. More ...

G. Roumier Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru Les Cras 2010, 6 bottles

G. Roumier Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru Les Cras 2010, 6 bottles

Auction:
2904B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Mar 29, 2016
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

G. Roumier Chambolle Musigny 1er Cru Les Cras 2010 Cote de Nuits "An ultra-fresh, cool, airy and admirably pure nose features crystal clear and transparent red pinot fruit and essence of stone. More ...

Warre Vintage Port 2003, 6 demi bottles

Warre Vintage Port 2003, 6 demi bottles

Auction:
2904B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Mar 29, 2016
Lot:
184
Unsold
 

Warre's Vintage Port 2003 Oporto "Black pepper, sealing wax, spices, and toast are found in the nose of the potentially exceptional 2003 Warre Vintage Port. A concentrated, backward effort, its More ...

Michael Mazur (American, 1935-2009)    Cage at Stoneham, #15

Michael Mazur (American, 1935-2009) Cage at Stoneham, #15

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
423
Unsold
 

Michael Mazur (American, 1935-2009) Cage at Stoneham, #15. Signed "Mazur" l.l., titled, dated, and inscribed ".../© 1977 (oil)/..." on the reverse, identified on labels from Robert Miller More ...

Admiral Fitzroy's Mercury Barometer

Admiral Fitzroy's Mercury Barometer

Auction:
2873M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 14, 2016
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$215$175

Admiral Fitzroy's Mercury Barometer, 19th century, ash case with printed paper dial, dual dials flanking the mercury glass tube reading in part Rise For, and Fall For each with brass verniers, wood More ...

Italian School, 19th Century       Marble Sculpture of a Renaissance Couple

Italian School, 19th Century Marble Sculpture of a Renaissance Couple

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Italian School, 19th Century Marble Sculpture of a Renaissance Couple, the amorous pair in period costume sculpted admiring a flower in the maiden's hand, set on a stepped circular base, More ...

After Auguste Moreau (French, 1834-1917)       Bronze Model of a Flower Seller

After Auguste Moreau (French, 1834-1917) Bronze Model of a Flower Seller

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

After Auguste Moreau (French, 1834-1917) Bronze Model of a Flower Seller, the standing figure holding a basket of flowers in one arm while admiring a butterfly and flower in her hand, inscribed More ...

Carved Soapstone Table Screen

Carved Soapstone Table Screen

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
1948
Sold for:
$461$375

Carved Soapstone Table Screen, China, the front carved with scenes of houses, pagodas, and trees in a rocky landscape, the reverse with a pair of scholars admiring the landscape, mounted on a More ...

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965), Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945), and Others. Signed Menu from the Atlantic Conference, 9 August 1

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965), Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945), and Others. Signed Menu from the Atlantic Conference, 9 August 1

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$15,375$12,500

Churchill, Winston (1874-1965), Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945), and Others. Signed Menu from the Atlantic Conference, 9 August 1941. Folded menu printed in red, blue, and copper-colored More ...

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) The Ring and the Book, Author's Presentation Copy.

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) The Ring and the Book, Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Browning, Robert (1812-1889) The Ring and the Book, Author's Presentation Copy. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1872. Second edition, four octavo volumes, inscribed on the title page of volume one to More ...

Perrine, Van Dearing (1869-1955) Studies of Isadora Duncan Dancing and One Framed Pastel, Inscribed.

Perrine, Van Dearing (1869-1955) Studies of Isadora Duncan Dancing and One Framed Pastel, Inscribed.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Perrine, Van Dearing (1869-1955) Studies of Isadora Duncan Dancing and One Framed Pastel, Inscribed. Eighteen sketches on sixteen sheets of paper, executed with a waxy crayon, quick gestural More ...

Eleanor Cunningham Bannister (American, 1858-1939)    Admiring Her Own Portrait/A Self Portrait

Eleanor Cunningham Bannister (American, 1858-1939) Admiring Her Own Portrait/A Self Portrait

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$523$425

Eleanor Cunningham Bannister (American, 1858-1939) Admiring Her Own Portrait/A Self Portrait. Monogrammed "EB" l.r., identified on a label from Art History Research, Inc., New York, affixed to More ...

Frank W. Topham (British, 1838-1924)      Admiring the Young Acolyte's Surplice.

Frank W. Topham (British, 1838-1924) Admiring the Young Acolyte's Surplice.

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1191
Sold for:
$308$250

Frank W. Topham (British, 1838-1924) Admiring the Young Acolyte's Surplice. Signed and dated " F.W.W. Topham 1910" l.r. Oil on board, sight size 10 7/8 x 10 7/8 in., framed. Condition: More ...

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet, c. last quarter 19th century, made from natural grasses, natural and red-dyed sea mammal gut, blue-dyed wool or mammal hair, and native tanned rawhide, wd. More ...

Identified Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword and Scabbard

Identified Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword and Scabbard

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Identified Model 1850 Foot Officer's Sword and Scabbard, c. mid-19th century, brass hilt with wire-wrapped shagreen grip, steel blade marked W.H./HORSTMANN/& SONS/PHILADELPHIA and engraved with More ...

Signal Flag from Admiral Farragut's Flagship USS Hartford

Signal Flag from Admiral Farragut's Flagship USS Hartford

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Signal Flag from Admiral Farragut's Flagship USS Hartford, c. 1861-65, hand-sewn blue wool bunting flag with linen hoist, linen rope, and handmade wooden toggle, with a handwritten provenance note, More ...

Admiral Peary Flag from the North Pole Expedition

Admiral Peary Flag from the North Pole Expedition

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Admiral Peary Flag from the North Pole Expedition, c. early 20th century, silk machine-stitched flag with embroidered stars and gold silk fringe, with six white silk patches, with postcards related More ...

Admiral Graf Spee Memorial

Admiral Graf Spee Memorial

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
248
Sold for:
$123$100

Admiral Graf Spee Memorial, c. 1939-45, inlaid wooden frame with colorful butterfly wings, around images of the scuttled ship and Hans Langsdorff, ht. 17 3/8, lg. 44 3/4 in. More ...

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000, 12 bottles

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000, 12 bottles

Auction:
2852B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 20, 2015
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Chateau Lynch Bages 2000 Pauillac, 5eme Cru Classe "Beginning to open magnificently, the still dense purple-colored 2000 reveals a blossoming bouquet of blackberries, cassis, graphite and pen ink. More ...

Attributed to Jean Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)      Bust of a Young Woman

Attributed to Jean Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Bust of a Young Woman

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
309
Unsold
 

Attributed to Jean Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Bust of a Young Woman Unsigned on the recto, inscribed "J.B. Greuze/Paris/1798" in pencil on the stretcher, "Admiration/ Jean Baptiste More ...