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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Broad-winged Hawk,   Plate 91.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Broad-winged Hawk, Plate 91.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1287
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Broad-winged Hawk, Plate 91. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored copperplate engraving, J. Whatman More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Common Gull  , Plate CCXII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Common Gull , Plate CCXII.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1292
Sold for:
$923$750

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Common Gull, Plate CCXII. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double-elephant folio engraving, hand-colored, printed on wove paper with J. Whatman More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Long Billed Curlew.   Plate CCXXXI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Long Billed Curlew. Plate CCXXXI.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1295
Sold for:
$34,440$28,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Long Billed Curlew. Plate CCXXXI. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double-elephant folio hand-colored engraving, printed on J. Whatman Turkey More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pied Duck,   Plate CCCXXXII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pied Duck, Plate CCCXXXII.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1297
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Pied Duck, Plate CCCXXXII. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio hand-colored engraving on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1837, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Red-shouldered Hawk,   Plate 9.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Red-shouldered Hawk, Plate 9.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1299
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Red-shouldered Hawk, Plate 9. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored copperplate engraving, J. Whatman More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Three Prints: Little Auk, Shore Lark,   [and] Arvicola.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Three Prints: Little Auk, Shore Lark, [and] Arvicola.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1302
Sold for:
$197$160

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Three Prints: Little Auk, Shore Lark, [and] Arvicola. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838 [and] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. New More ...

Two Carved Mother-of-pearl- and Hardwood-inlaid Cribbage Boards

Two Carved Mother-of-pearl- and Hardwood-inlaid Cribbage Boards

Auction:
2903T
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2016
Lot:
1133
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Carved Mother-of-pearl- and Hardwood-inlaid Cribbage Boards, England or America, late 19th century, both with punchwork ground, quarterfans at the upper corners, the playing surface designed as More ...

Pen and Ink Calligraphic Exercise to "Genl Andrew Jackson,"

Pen and Ink Calligraphic Exercise to "Genl Andrew Jackson,"

Auction:
2863M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2015
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$123$100

Pen and Ink Calligraphic Exercise to "Genl Andrew Jackson," A. Goodale, probably Massachusetts, 1840, in blue ink, composed of two birds flanking the inscription "The Hero Of/New Orleans/President More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) and Reverend John Bachman (1790-1874)   The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) and Reverend John Bachman (1790-1874) The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$237,000$195,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) and Reverend John Bachman (1790-1874) The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. New York: by J.J Audubon and V.G. Audubon, 1845-1851. Three imperial folio atlas More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ornithological Biography,   with the Prospectus for The Birds of America.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ornithological Biography, with the Prospectus for The Birds of America.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$861$700

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ornithological Biography, with the Prospectus for The Birds of America. Philadelphia: Judah Dobson and H.H. Porter, 1831. First American edition, octavo, with More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America,   Abbeville Press Facsimile.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America, Abbeville Press Facsimile.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America, Abbeville Press Facsimile. New York: Abbeville Press, 1985. Four atlas portfolio volumes containing 435 double elephant folio unbound color More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$31,980$26,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America. New York: J.J. Audubon [and] Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1840-1844. First octavo edition, in seven volumes, illustrated throughout with 500 More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Birds of America. New York: V.G. Audubon, 1856. Second octavo edition, in seven volumes, illustrated throughout with 500 hand-colored lithographs after More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Buff Breasted Sandpiper,   Plate CCLXV.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Buff Breasted Sandpiper, Plate CCLXV.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
333
Unsold
 

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Buff Breasted Sandpiper, Plate CCLXV. [from] The Birds of America, London: Havell for the Author, 1835. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored engraving with More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Chestnut-sided Warbler,   Plate 59.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Chestnut-sided Warbler, Plate 59.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$492$400

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Chestnut-sided Warbler, Plate 59. [from] The Birds of America, London: Havell for the Author, 1835. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored engraving with More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Fox-coloured Sparrow,   Plate CVIII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Fox-coloured Sparrow, Plate CVIII.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
341
Unsold
 

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Fox-coloured Sparrow, Plate CVIII. [from] The Birds of America, London: Havell for the Author, 1835. Plate from the double-elephant folio trimmed to half-sheet size, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Great Horned Owl,   Plate 61.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Great Horned Owl, Plate 61.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Great Horned Owl, Plate 61. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored copperplate engraving, J. Whatman More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ivory Billed Woodpecker,   Plate LXVI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ivory Billed Woodpecker, Plate LXVI.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Ivory Billed Woodpecker, Plate LXVI. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored copperplate engraving, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Prairie Starling,   Plate CCCCXX.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Prairie Starling, Plate CCCCXX.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Prairie Starling, Plate CCCCXX. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored engraving with aquatint and More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Rice Bunting,   Plate 54.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Rice Bunting, Plate 54.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$523$425

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Rice Bunting, Plate 54. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored engraving with aquatint and etching, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Shore Lark,   Plate CC.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Shore Lark, Plate CC.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$523$425

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Shore Lark, Plate CC. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Double elephant folio sheet, hand-colored engraving with aquatint and etching, J. More ...

Hand-stitched "Bird and Seven Hearts" Pattern Quilt

Hand-stitched "Bird and Seven Hearts" Pattern Quilt

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$615$500

Hand-stitched "Bird and Seven Hearts" Pattern Quilt, America, mid-19th century, the floral pattern of green stems with heart-shaped flowers and red birds on a white background, approx. lg. 74, wd. More ...

Reverse Painting on Glass of Birds

Reverse Painting on Glass of Birds

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1318
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Reverse Painting on Glass of Birds, America, mid-19th century, painted diagonally on the glass, depicting a blue jay in a pine tree, a black bird on a stump, and a red and yellow songbird, with town More ...

Folk Art Pen and Ink Drawing of a Celebration

Folk Art Pen and Ink Drawing of a Celebration

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1602
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Folk Art Pen and Ink Drawing of a Celebration, America, c. 1870-85, including children dancing around a maypole, musicians, and hunting birds, all in front of a church, houses, and rolling hills, More ...

Pen and Ink Calligraphic Exercise to "Genl Andrew Jackson,"

Pen and Ink Calligraphic Exercise to "Genl Andrew Jackson,"

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1604
Unsold
 

Pen and Ink Calligraphic Exercise to "Genl Andrew Jackson," A. Goodale, probably Massachusetts, 1840, in blue ink, composed of two birds flanking the inscription "The Hero Of/New Orleans/President More ...

Two Miniature Wrought and Cast Iron Waffle Irons and Wafer Iron

Two Miniature Wrought and Cast Iron Waffle Irons and Wafer Iron

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Miniature Wrought and Cast Iron Waffle Irons and Wafer Iron, America, late 18th/early 19th century, the waffle irons with standard interior plates, the wafer iron with interior plates featuring More ...

Pair of Bird's-eye Maple and Pair of Tiger Maple Ice Skates

Pair of Bird's-eye Maple and Pair of Tiger Maple Ice Skates

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1122
Unsold
 

Pair of Bird's-eye Maple and Pair of Tiger Maple Ice Skates, America, 19th century, the bird's-eye pair have skate platforms with heel screws, steel blades with small curled prows, and leather strap More ...

Painted Tin Box and Contents

Painted Tin Box and Contents

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1296
Sold for:
$492$400

Painted Tin Box and Contents, America, 19th/20th century, the box painted yellow with red edging and pinstriping inscribed "MRS. J.M. HOLMES." on lid; the contents including five pens, a "WEATHER More ...

Collection of Brass Stencils and Tin Quilt Pattern Templates

Collection of Brass Stencils and Tin Quilt Pattern Templates

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1297
Sold for:
$277$225

Collection of Brass Stencils and Tin Quilt Pattern Templates, America, 19th/early 20th century, the brass stencils include a circular piece reading "HINZE & HOLSTEN PURE APPLE PRODUCTS VINEGAR, More ...

Connett, Eugene V., editor Upland Game Bird Shooting in America  , Author's Copy, Deluxe Edition.

Connett, Eugene V., editor Upland Game Bird Shooting in America , Author's Copy, Deluxe Edition.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
110
Unsold
 

Connett, Eugene V., editor Upland Game Bird Shooting in America, Author's Copy, Deluxe Edition. New York: Derrydale Press, 1930. Out of sequence unnumbered author's copy of Captain Paul A. Curtis, More ...