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Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule, depicting Comanche Chief Tosawai (Silver Brooch), c. 1869-70. Provenance: The collection of Charles F. Fish. Exhibitions: The Museum of Natural More ...

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule, depicting Kiowa Chief Big Bow (Zepko-eete), c. 1869. Provenance: The collection of Charles F. Fish. Exhibitions: The Museum of Natural History, More ...

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Framed Cabinet Card Photograph by W.S. Soule, depicting Comanche Chief Mow-way (Shaking Hand), 1869, he wears a large bear claw in his hair. Provenance: The collection of Charles F. Fish. More ...

Framed Photograph by W.S. Soule

Framed Photograph by W.S. Soule

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$738$600

Framed Photograph by W.S. Soule, depicting Comanche Chief Mow-way's (Hand Shaker's) camp, c. 1870, image 8 1/2 x 6 7/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Charles F. Fish. Exhibitions: The More ...

Framed Photograph by W.S. Soule

Framed Photograph by W.S. Soule

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$984$800

Framed Photograph by W.S. Soule, depicting Kiowa Chief King Bird's camp, c. 1870, image size 9 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Charles F. Fish. Exhibitions: The Museum of More ...

Navajo Weaving

Navajo Weaving

Auction:
2964B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2016
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Navajo Weaving, c. first quarter 20th century, woven in a third phase chief's style using natural and synthetic dyed homespun wool, 70 x 51 in. More ...

Indian Chief's Head Sculpture

Indian Chief's Head Sculpture

Auction:
2960T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Nov 30, 2016
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$523$425

Indian Chief's Head Sculpture Wood, paint 20th century Carved and polychrome painted with backswept headdress, raised on a black plinth, ht. 13, lg. 16 in. More ...

Three 19th Century Mechanical Banks

Three 19th Century Mechanical Banks

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Three 19th Century Mechanical Banks, "Chief Big Moon" bank with Indian, frog, fish and ducks, (tepee broken, lacking coin trigger); "Horse Race" bank with two tin horses (no coin trap); and a bank More ...

Six Export Porcelain Plates

Six Export Porcelain Plates

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$185$150

Six Export Porcelain Plates, China, early 19th century, two with red "scale" and flower design; two with embossed floral rim pattern, red landscape medallions, and blue floral interior design; and More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 17 October 1796.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 17 October 1796.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Autograph Letter Signed, Mount Vernon, 17 October 1796. Laid paper bifolium inscribed over one page, with addressed and free-franked self-envelope in Washington's More ...

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Marshall, John (1755-1835) The Life of George Washington. Philadelphia: C.P. Wayne, 1804-1807. First edition, six octavo volumes, frontispiece portrait in volume one, bound in full contemporary More ...

Political Autographs, Abraham Lincoln, Chester A. Arthur, Rutherford B. Hayes, and Others.

Political Autographs, Abraham Lincoln, Chester A. Arthur, Rutherford B. Hayes, and Others.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Political Autographs, Abraham Lincoln, Chester A. Arthur, Rutherford B. Hayes, and Others. Philadelphia: Lippincott & Co., 1860s-1880s. Octavo, commercially produced autograph album, bound in full More ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 2 February 1905.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 2 February 1905.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$111$90

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 2 February 1905. Single page of War Department letterhead, typed on one page, the address and signature in Taft's hand. To More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Assassination; Issues of the New York Daily Tribune  , January 1865-April 1866.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Assassination; Issues of the New York Daily Tribune , January 1865-April 1866.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$923$750

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Assassination; Issues of the New York Daily Tribune, January 1865-April 1866. A year and four month's worth of newspapers from 1865 and 1866, including the issue More ...

Webber, John (1751-1793) Views in the South Seas, from Drawings by the late James Webber, Draftsman on Board the Resolution, Captain Ja

Webber, John (1751-1793) Views in the South Seas, from Drawings by the late James Webber, Draftsman on Board the Resolution, Captain Ja

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Webber, John (1751-1793) Views in the South Seas, from Drawings by the late James Webber, Draftsman on Board the Resolution, Captain James Cooke. London: Boydell & Co., 1808 [but 1820]. Folio, More ...

Cody, Buffalo Bill (1846-1917) Photograph Taken at Uncas's Grave, 1907.

Cody, Buffalo Bill (1846-1917) Photograph Taken at Uncas's Grave, 1907.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
460
Sold for:
$738$600

Cody, Buffalo Bill (1846-1917) Photograph Taken at Uncas's Grave, 1907. Group photograph showing Cody, Rocky Bear, Iron Tail, and 100 mounted Native American Indians at the Uncas monument in More ...

Collett, John (1720-1780) Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike his Colours in an Engagement.

Collett, John (1720-1780) Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike his Colours in an Engagement.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Collett, John (1720-1780) Paul Jones Shooting a Sailor Who Had Attempted to Strike his Colours in an Engagement. London: Carrington Bowles, 2 December 1779. Mezzotint with original hand-coloring, More ...

Smith & Wesson Model 37 Chief's Special Airweight Revolver

Smith & Wesson Model 37 Chief's Special Airweight Revolver

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$492$400

Smith & Wesson Model 37 Chief's Special Airweight Revolver, late 20th century, serial number J851166, checkered black plastic Crimson Trace grips, marked on the right side of the barrel More ...

Watercolor Portrait and Photograph of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel William Jay

Watercolor Portrait and Photograph of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel William Jay

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$185$150

Watercolor Portrait and Photograph of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel William Jay, 1865, the oval portrait with a full-length view of Jay in uniform against a stone wall with landscape background, in an More ...

Marusan Kosuge Lithographed Tin Fire Chief Car

Marusan Kosuge Lithographed Tin Fire Chief Car

Auction:
2939M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2016
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$98$80

Marusan Kosuge Lithographed Tin Fire Chief Car, Japan, 1950s, lg. 10 in. More ...

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2501
Sold for:
$984$800

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch, c. 1945, with stainless steel case, glossy black to tropical brown dial, model BE 11, 17-jewel Venus 178 manual-wind movement, case wd. 35 mm, More ...

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2502
Sold for:
$923$750

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch, c. 1945, with stainless steel case, model BE 11, 17-jewel manual-wind movement, case wd. 35 mm, (chronograph not working). More ...

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch

Auction:
2925T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
2590
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Benrus Sky Chief Three-register Chronograph Wristwatch, c. 1945, with stainless steel case, 17-jewel possibly Valjoux manual-wind movement, case reference #280, case wd. 35 mm. More ...

Three Carte-de-visite Photographs of 19th Century Naval Officers

Three Carte-de-visite Photographs of 19th Century Naval Officers

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1154
Sold for:
$160$130

Three Carte-de-visite Photographs of 19th Century Naval Officers, Commodore Stephen C. Rowan, Commodore William Shubrick, and Chief Engineer Alban C. Stimers, ht. 4, wd. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Framed Chart Relating to the Square-rigged Vessel Bounty

Framed Chart Relating to the Square-rigged Vessel Bounty

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1365
Sold for:
$246$200

Framed Chart Relating to the Square-rigged Vessel Bounty's Cruise from Oyster Bay, Long Island, to St. Petersburg, Florida, c. 1965, the chart marked to indicate the route taken, with typed note More ...

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents.

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents.

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$523$425

Cornwallis, Charles Marquis (1738-1805) and John Langdon (1741-1819) Two Signed Documents. The Cornwallis note a postcard, addressed to Robin Lawless (1724-1806), assistant at the London bookselling More ...

North America. Edward Wells (1667-1727) A New Map of North America Shewing its Principal Divisions, Chief Cities, Townes, Rivers, Mount

North America. Edward Wells (1667-1727) A New Map of North America Shewing its Principal Divisions, Chief Cities, Townes, Rivers, Mount

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1353
Sold for:
$584$475

North America. Edward Wells (1667-1727) A New Map of North America Shewing its Principal Divisions, Chief Cities, Townes, Rivers, Mountains, &c. Oxford, 1700. Double-page folio map dedicated to More ...

Mordecai Ardon (Polish, 1896-1992)      Near Jerusalem

Mordecai Ardon (Polish, 1896-1992) Near Jerusalem

Auction:
2896B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 13, 2016
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$55,350$45,000

Mordecai Ardon (Polish, 1896-1992) Near Jerusalem, 1946 Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 22 3/4 x 31 1/4 in. (57.7 x 79.3 cm), framed. Condition: Fine, stable craquelure, surface grime. More ...

Rare and Important Blackfeet Chief's Shirt and Leggings

Rare and Important Blackfeet Chief's Shirt and Leggings

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$663,000$550,000

Rare and Important Blackfeet Chief's Shirt and Leggings, c. 1830s, the shirt made from two sinew-sewn bighorn sheepskins, trimmed with red wool cloth bibs, human hair locks, and yellow dyed horse More ...

Rare and Important Eastern Ojibwa (Saulteau) War Chief's Turban-Headdress

Rare and Important Eastern Ojibwa (Saulteau) War Chief's Turban-Headdress

Auction:
2893B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 06, 2016
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$67,650$55,000

Rare and Important Eastern Ojibwa (Saulteau) War Chief's Turban-Headdress, c. 1840s, the stiff foundation, probably rawhide, covered with brain-tanned deerskin, embroidered with multicolored More ...