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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
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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
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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
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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 ...

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

After 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
 

After Samuel Farrar (Massachusetts, 1773-1864) A Perspective View of the Episcopal Church in Cambridge Signed and dated in the plate "by Saml Farrar, 1791" l.l., titled u.l. and u.r. Collotype, 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 ...

Frank Henry Shapleigh (New Hampshire, 1842-1906)      Sandy Cove, Cohasset, Massachusetts

Frank Henry Shapleigh (New Hampshire, 1842-1906) Sandy Cove, Cohasset, Massachusetts

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
199
Unsold
 

Frank Henry Shapleigh (New Hampshire, 1842-1906) Sandy Cove, Cohasset, Massachusetts Signed and dated "F.H. Shapleigh 1872" l.l. Oil on canvas, 17 x 11 in., in a molded and carved gilt frame. More ...

Benjamin Blyth (Massachusetts, 1746-1786), Portrait of a Man in a Blue Jacket, a Member of the Perkins Family, Newburyport, Massachuset

Benjamin Blyth (Massachusetts, 1746-1786), Portrait of a Man in a Blue Jacket, a Member of the Perkins Family, Newburyport, Massachuset

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Benjamin Blyth (Massachusetts, 1746-1786) Portrait of a Man in a Blue Jacket, a Member of the Perkins Family, Newburyport, Massachusetts Unsigned, identified on a label on the back. Pastel on More ...

Rare Engraved Silver Neckstock Clasp

Rare Engraved Silver Neckstock Clasp

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Rare Engraved Silver Neckstock Clasp, probably Boston, Massachusetts, early 18th century, the two shaped plates with three studs, the right half engraved with a scene of a man in a long coat holding More ...

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$923$750

Mahogany Inlaid Card Table, Benjamin Frothingham, Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1795, the top with ovolo corners and banded inlaid edge, above conforming apron centering an oval within a projecting More ...

William Stearns Watercolor Drawings and Copybook

William Stearns Watercolor Drawings and Copybook

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
355
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William Stearns Watercolor Drawings and Copybook, Mansfield, Massachusetts, c. 1821, including a picture of exotic birds and a leopard surrounded by flowering plants inscribed "PAINTED BY WILLIAM More ...

Benjamin Wilson's Carved Militia Powder Horn

Benjamin Wilson's Carved Militia Powder Horn

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Benjamin Wilson's Carved Militia Powder Horn, c. 1747, carved cow horn with a snake wrapped around a pole, horses, foliate, and scrollwork designs, marked "AbNER MAYNARD FLOUARD THE THIS HORN THE 6 More ...

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century)      Minerva or Pallas Her Image

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Minerva or Pallas Her Image

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$738$600

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Minerva or Pallas Her Image Signed and dated "By Joseph Stone, Febr 25th 1807" l.r. Watercolor on laid paper, 13 1/2 x 10 1/8 More ...

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$246$200

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett, Pownal, Vermont, c. 1816, a blue urn sits atop an inscribed plinth, with a couple dressed in black mourning clothes and a large willow tree, in an More ...

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816)      To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead...

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816) To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead...

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$246$200

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816) To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead... Signed "By Warren Nixon" l.l., titled l.r. and l.l. Watercolor on paper, 11 x More ...

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century)      Venus

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Venus

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1076
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Venus Signed and dated "Framingham Febr. 26, 1807 By Joseph Stone" l.r. Watercolor on laid paper, 13 3/4 x 9 3/4 in., in a More ...

Two Small Nantucket Baskets

Two Small Nantucket Baskets

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1272
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Two Small Nantucket Baskets, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 19th century, a small swing-arm lightship basket and a small basket with ring handles, indistinctly inscribed and dated on the bottom "Sarah More ...

Small Nantucket Basket and a Green-painted Basket

Small Nantucket Basket and a Green-painted Basket

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$861$700

Small Nantucket Basket and a Green-painted Basket, 19th/20th century, the Nantucket basket with swing arm, marked "O.I.W" on the base; the green basket with bentwood handle, ht. to 8 in. More ...

Small Carved Whale's Tooth Whale Stamp Associated with the Eliza Adams   of Fairhaven

Small Carved Whale's Tooth Whale Stamp Associated with the Eliza Adams of Fairhaven

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1532
Sold for:
$461$375

Small Carved Whale's Tooth Whale Stamp Associated with the Eliza Adams of Fairhaven, c. 1842, the small cylindrical stamp with pickwork inscription "ELIZA ADAMS" around the body and "MADE 18 More ...