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Collection 19th and 20th Century Autographs

Collection 19th and 20th Century Autographs

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
486E
Sold for:
$608$500

Collection 19th and 20th Century Autographs, including late 19th and 20th century theater entertainers, 19th century documents, figures from business, politics, government, science, writers, More ...

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
498F
Sold for:
$243$200

Collection of Historical, Business, Political, Literature, and Academia Autographs, c. 1930s, including Carl Rungius, William H. Standley (Admira,l U.S. Navy), Andrew Mellon, George McManus, Louis More ...

Hall Type-Writer Co. Typewriter and a Reed & Barton Victorian Aesthetic   Silver-plated and Pressed Glass Pickle Caster

Hall Type-Writer Co. Typewriter and a Reed & Barton Victorian Aesthetic Silver-plated and Pressed Glass Pickle Caster

Auction:
2580M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 18, 2012
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$652$550

Hall Type-Writer Co. Typewriter and a Reed & Barton Victorian Aesthetic Silver-plated and Pressed Glass Pickle Caster, the typewriter patented 1881, no. 6059, manufactured in Salem, Massachusetts, More ...

(Writers)

(Writers)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
152A
Sold for:
$415$350

(Writers), Eleven articles; including, Longfellow, Henry W., autograph letter signed, June 11, 1872, to J.E. Montgomery; a portrait engraving; a signed document, one page, 1868, power of attorney More ...

Linda Connor (American, b. 1944)      On the Music of the Spheres

Linda Connor (American, b. 1944) On the Music of the Spheres

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
471A
Sold for:
$148$125

Linda Connor (American, b. 1944) On the Music of the Spheres, 1996, written by Charles Simic, total edition of 350, published The Artists and Writers Series of the Library Fellows of the Whitney More ...

Painting by Charles W. Furlong (American, 1874-1967)

Painting by Charles W. Furlong (American, 1874-1967)

Auction:
2563B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 24, 2011
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

Painting by Charles W. Furlong (American, 1874-1967), oil on canvas depicting Yahgan Indians in a dugout, 24 x 15 1/2 in., framed. Note: Furlong was an explorer, writer, artist, and photographer More ...

Linda Connor (American, b. 1944)      On the Music of the Spheres

Linda Connor (American, b. 1944) On the Music of the Spheres

Auction:
2560B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 09, 2011
Lot:
208
Unsold
 

Linda Connor (American, b. 1944) On the Music of the Spheres, 1996, written by Charles Simic, total edition of 350, published The Artists and Writers Series of the Library Fellows of the Whitney More ...

N.C. (Newell Convers) Wyeth (American, 1882-1945)      And They Did Their Trading from the Top of Battlemented Walls

N.C. (Newell Convers) Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) And They Did Their Trading from the Top of Battlemented Walls

Auction:
2535B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 28, 2011
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$457,000$400,000

N.C. (Newell Convers) Wyeth (American, 1882-1945) And They Did Their Trading from the Top of Battlemented Walls, 1905 Signed and dated "N.C. WYETH /-1905-" l.r. Oil on canvas, 38 x 26 in. (96.5 More ...

Anglo-American School, 19th Century      Portrait of Hannah More.

Anglo-American School, 19th Century Portrait of Hannah More.

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
835
Sold for:
$385$325

Anglo-American School, 19th Century Portrait of Hannah More. Unsigned, inscribed Hannah More l.c., the name "Hannah More" inscribed in ink on the mat. Oil on canvas, 9 x 8 in., in a carved More ...

Autographed 1973 Boston Baseball Writers' Association Annual Dinner Program

Autographed 1973 Boston Baseball Writers' Association Annual Dinner Program

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
117D
Sold for:
$148$125

Autographed 1973 Boston Baseball Writers' Association Annual Dinner Program, including Ted Lepicio, Curt Gowdy, Rick Miller, Bob Montgomery, Eddie Kasko, Luis Tiant, Larry Doby, Sparky Lyle, Earl More ...

Thirteen Cartes de Visite of Notable 19th Century Figures

Thirteen Cartes de Visite of Notable 19th Century Figures

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 12, 2010
Lot:
158
Sold for:
$119$100

Thirteen Cartes de Visite of Notable 19th Century Figures, seven cartes de visite with back marks "Published by E. Anthony, 501 Broadway, New York. From photographic negative, from [Matthew] Brady's More ...

Stow Wengenroth (American, 1906-1978)      Sunnyside - Tarrytown, New York

Stow Wengenroth (American, 1906-1978) Sunnyside - Tarrytown, New York

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
253
Unsold
 

Stow Wengenroth (American, 1906-1978) Sunnyside - Tarrytown, New York, 1959, edition of 50 (Stuckey, 253). Signed "Stow Wengenroth" in pencil l.r. Lithograph on paper, image size 8 5/8 x 15 7/8 More ...

Art Deco 18kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Cartier

Art Deco 18kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Cartier

Auction:
2487
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 08, 2009
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

Art Deco 18kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Cartier, the engine-turned dial with Roman numeral indicators and inner 24-hour scale, enclosing European Watch & Clock Co. movement, reverse with enamel More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848), Autograph address panel with free frank, Washington, September 16, [c. 1840], to Lewis J. Cist of Cincinnati, Ohio, with seal, tipt to card, framed with portrait, 7 x More ...

Drieser, Theodore (1871-1945)

Drieser, Theodore (1871-1945)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$2,607$2,200

Drieser, Theodore (1871-1945), Fifteen articles: fourteen autograph letters and notes signed, 1911-23, twelve of which are addressed to Susan Cornelia Connolly, very personal letters discussing his More ...

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904)

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$17,775$15,000

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904), Ten autograph letters signed, 1899-1901, approximately eighty-five pages, to Osman Edwards, an important and revealing correspondence discussing the Decadent or More ...

(Literature and Arts, 20th Century)

(Literature and Arts, 20th Century)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

(Literature and Arts, 20th Century), Collection of approximately eighty-seven letters signed and autograph letters signed to Mrs. Roland Hopkins of Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, from various writers More ...

(Writers, 20th Century)

(Writers, 20th Century)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$889$750

(Writers, 20th Century), Three articles: Lewis, Sinclair, signed letter, July 16, 1914, one page, to William Stanley Braithwaite, concerning a publication of American poets, (good); Morley, More ...

Asian Carved Lapis Lazuli Lotus Lily with Frogs Figural Writer's Coupe

Asian Carved Lapis Lazuli Lotus Lily with Frogs Figural Writer's Coupe

Auction:
2463
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 18, 2009
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$207$175

Asian Carved Lapis Lazuli Lotus Lily with Frogs Figural Writer's Coupe, wd. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$7,821$6,600

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace, composed of eighty-seven saltwater pearls and one freshwater pearl graduating in size from 7.55 x 7.48 mm to 4.44 mm, completed by a rose-cut diamond More ...

Diamond Solitaire

Diamond Solitaire

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$6,281$5,300

Diamond Solitaire, prong-set with an old mine-cut diamond weighing 2.74 cts., 14kt white gold mount, together with a platinum band, size 5 1/2 and 6 3/4, (unmounted). Provenance: Descendants of More ...

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$13,628$11,500

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg, the brooch prong-set with a cabochon ruby measuring approx. 13.25 x 10.51 x 7.60 mm framed by old European-cut diamonds, approx. More ...

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$5,096$4,300

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia, the guilloche enamel form centering a bezel-set diamond, rose-cut diamond edge, dia. 7/8 in., marked AH. Provenance: Descendants of the More ...

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch, the bi-color goldtone dial with Roman numeral indicators, with verge escapement movement no. 1546, within enamel and split seed pearl case, dia. 1 in. More ...

Antique Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, France

Antique Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$2,252$1,900

Antique Emerald and Diamond Bracelet, France, set with five cabochon emeralds each flanked by old mine and rose-cut diamonds, joined by hammered curb links, silver-topped 18kt gold mount, lg. 7 5/8 More ...

Edwardian Diamond and Seed Pearl Bar Pin

Edwardian Diamond and Seed Pearl Bar Pin

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Edwardian Diamond and Seed Pearl Bar Pin, bead-set with twenty-one old mine and old European-cut diamond melee, approx. total wt. 2.00 cts., platinum-topped gold mount, lg. 3 1/8 in. Provenance: More ...

18kt Gold and Cabochon Sapphire Ring

18kt Gold and Cabochon Sapphire Ring

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

18kt Gold and Cabochon Sapphire Ring, bezel-set with a cabochon sapphire measuring approx. 17.60 x 13.00 x 9.35 mm, size 2 1/2, boxed, (cabochon unevenly domed). Provenance: Descendants of the More ...

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$474$400

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France, the white enamel dial with Arabic numeral indicators, enclosing jeweled gilt movement, within case with rose-cut diamond fleur-de-lis More ...

Three Jewelry Items, France

Three Jewelry Items, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$296$250

Three Jewelry Items, France, two shirt studs, one set with a circular-cut pale sapphire, the other with a goshenite, and a set of cuff links, platinum and 18kt gold mounts. Provenance: More ...

Art Nouveau Silver and Enamel Chain

Art Nouveau Silver and Enamel Chain

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$830$700

Art Nouveau Silver and Enamel Chain, composed of paperclip chain highlighted by blue enamel fancy links with swag motifs and accented by glass beads simulated lapis, 900 silver mark, lg. 36 in. More ...