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David Aronson (American, 1923-2015)      Virtuoso

David Aronson (American, 1923-2015) Virtuoso

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
441
Sold for:
$1,046$850

David Aronson (American, 1923-2015) Virtuoso Signed "Aronson" and stamped "28/250" in the bronze at the back lower edge, dated to 1969 in Aronson Sculpture catalogue raisonné (see below). More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      The Burning Bush

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) The Burning Bush

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
69
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) The Burning Bush, plate 27 from the series The Bible, from the edition of 100, published by Tériade, Paris, 1958 (Cramer Books, 30). Initialed "M. Ch." More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      David and the Lion

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) David and the Lion

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) David and the Lion, plate 62 from the series The Bible, from the edition of 100, published by Tériade, Paris, 1958 (Cramer Books, 30). Initialed "M. More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Les Banderilles

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Les Banderilles

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Les Banderilles, from A los toros avec Picasso, 1961, from the edition of 50, published by André Sauret, Monte Carlo, printed by Mourlot Frères, Paris More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Jeu de la cape

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Jeu de la cape

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Jeu de la cape, from A los toros avec Picasso, 1961, from the edition of 50, published by André Sauret, Monte Carlo, printed by Mourlot Frères, Paris (Bloch, More ...

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004)      Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$923$750

Richard Avedon (American, 1923-2004) Louise Nevelson, Sculptress, New York City, 1975. Signed "Avedon" in ink on the verso at center, numbered "18" from an edition of "50" in ink on the verso More ...

Three Books

Three Books

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1177
Sold for:
$197$160

Three Books, Undine, 1909, William Heinemann, publisher, illustrated by Arthur Rackham, and Sinbad the Sailor and Princess Badoura, Hodder & Stoughton, publisher, illustrated by Edmund Dulac. More ...

Extensive Group of Decorative Leather Bindings

Extensive Group of Decorative Leather Bindings

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1376
Sold for:
$584$475

Extensive Group of Decorative Leather Bindings, twelve boxes total. More ...

Woodblock Print Album and a Book

Woodblock Print Album and a Book

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1078
Unsold
 

Woodblock Print Album and a Book, Japan, an accordion-bound book holding twelve diptych chuban tate-e prints by Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912), 1902, publisher Matsuki Heikichi; and Ukiyo Fuzoku: More ...

Twenty-nine Crepe Paperback Books from Japanese Fairy Tale Series

Twenty-nine Crepe Paperback Books from Japanese Fairy Tale Series

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1135
Unsold
 

Twenty-nine Crepe Paperback Books from Japanese Fairy Tale Series, Japan, all published by Takeshijiro Hasegawa, told in English by Mrs. T.H. James, No. 1; three copies of No. 2; three No. 3, More ...

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale   Series

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale Series

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$523$425

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale Series, Japan, The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling, The Fountain of Youth, Chin Chin Kobakama, The Boy who Drew Cats, and The Goblin Spider, More ...

Woodblock Print Book, Kyoiku Jorai shu   (Collection of Lady's Etiquette)

Woodblock Print Book, Kyoiku Jorai shu (Collection of Lady's Etiquette)

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1140
Unsold
 

Woodblock Print Book, Kyoiku Jorai shu (Collection of Lady's Etiquette), Japan, with fourteen woodblock prints (including two diptych) by Toyohara Chikanobu (1838-1912) in accordion binding, More ...

Modrzewski, Andrzej Frycz [aka] Andreas Fricius Modrevius (c. 1503-1572) De Republica Emendanda Libri Quinque, Recogniti & Aucti.

Modrzewski, Andrzej Frycz [aka] Andreas Fricius Modrevius (c. 1503-1572) De Republica Emendanda Libri Quinque, Recogniti & Aucti.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Modrzewski, Andrzej Frycz [aka] Andreas Fricius Modrevius (c. 1503-1572) De Republica Emendanda Libri Quinque, Recogniti & Aucti. Basel: Johannes Oporinus, 1559. Folio, three volumes in one with More ...

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, 1475-c. 1554)      Design for a Renaissance Doorway

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, 1475-c. 1554) Design for a Renaissance Doorway

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
160
Sold for:
$98$80

Sebastiano Serlio (Italian, 1475-c. 1554) Design for a Renaissance Doorway, from Extraordinario libro di architettura di Sebastiano Serlio, published in Venice in 1568 by Appresso Giouambattista, More ...

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1847
Sold for:
$62$50

Thirty-two Books and Pamphlets on Odd Fellows Organization, Procedure, and Ceremony, Rev. Aaron B. Grosh, The Odd-Fellow's Manual (H.C. Peck & Theo. Bliss: Philadelphia, 1852); Friendship, Love, and More ...

Sixteen Books on Odd Fellows and Fraternal History

Sixteen Books on Odd Fellows and Fraternal History

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1848
Sold for:
$123$100

Sixteen Books on Odd Fellows and Fraternal History, works include Tal P. Shaffner, Odd Fellowship Illustrated (Russell Brothers: New York, 1875); Henry Leonard Stillson, The Official History and More ...

Set of Four Lithographs from The History of the Indian Tribes of North America

Set of Four Lithographs from The History of the Indian Tribes of North America

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$738$600

Set of Four Lithographs from The History of the Indian Tribes of North America, four hand-colored lithographs from Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall's book, which was published in Philadelphia in More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      Chloé

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Chloé

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Chloé, from Daphnis et Chloé, 1961, from the edition of 250, published by Tériade Éditeur, Paris (Mourlot, 339; Cramer Books, 46). Unsigned. Color More ...

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989)      Les Amoureux  /Portfolio of Three Prints

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Les Amoureux /Portfolio of Three Prints

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Les Amoureux/Portfolio of Three Prints, 1978-79, from the I edition of 350, total edition of 1,195 (Field, 79-7; Löpsinger & Michler, 1563, 1565 & 1568). More ...

Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997)      Paris Review

Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997) Paris Review

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Willem de Kooning (Dutch/American, 1904-1997) Paris Review, 1979, edition of 200. Signed "deKooning" in pencil l.r., numbered "67/200" in pencil l.l., signed, dated, and identified within the More ...

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912–2004)      The Portfolio Paintings and Drawings 1974-1990

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912–2004) The Portfolio Paintings and Drawings 1974-1990

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
83
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Agnes Martin (Canadian/American, 1912–2004) The Portfolio Paintings and Drawings 1974-1990, 1991, complete set of ten works, edition of 2,500, published by Nemela & Lenzen GmbH, More ...

Lucien Clergue (French, 1934-2014)      Untitled Nude

Lucien Clergue (French, 1934-2014) Untitled Nude

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$800$650

Lucien Clergue (French, 1934-2014) Untitled Nude, from the Venetian Portfolio, 1979, printed 1985. Signed in ink on the recto l.r., dated and inscribed in ink on the verso. Gelatin silver More ...

Cage, John (1912-1992) Small Archive of Correspondence, c. 1961-1990.

Cage, John (1912-1992) Small Archive of Correspondence, c. 1961-1990.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Cage, John (1912-1992) Small Archive of Correspondence, c. 1961-1990. Nine handwritten pieces, including notes, letters, a handwritten and signed mesostic written for Evelyn's seventy-fifth More ...

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$246$200

Alcott, Louisa May (1832-1888) Flower Fables. Boston: George W. Briggs & Co., 1855. First edition of Alcott's first book, frontispiece and additional full-page illustrations, bound in full medium More ...

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$197$160

American Books and Pamphlets, Seven 19th Century Examples, One Early 20th Century. Including: Our Young Folks. An Illustrated Magazine for Boys and Girls, Boston: Fields, Osgood, & Co., 1870, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Qur'an.

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Qur'an.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$461$375

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Qur'an. Small octavo format manuscript on polished paper, gilt-decorated double carpet title page, text within ruled compartments throughout, final leaf damaged (ruled More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Meshva (The Book of Consulting), Arabic, 1313 AH [1895 CE].

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Meshva (The Book of Consulting), Arabic, 1313 AH [1895 CE].

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$246$200

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Ketab' al-Meshva (The Book of Consulting), Arabic, 1313 AH [1895 CE]. Small quarto-format manuscript on polished laid beige paper, text in black with occasional red, More ...

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Tahqiq dar mani Mosalla (Research on the Meaning of Chapel/Mosque).

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Tahqiq dar mani Mosalla (Research on the Meaning of Chapel/Mosque).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$148$120

Arabic Manuscript on Paper. Tahqiq dar mani Mosalla (Research on the Meaning of Chapel/Mosque). Quarto-format manuscript on wove paper (toned and brittle), bound in half red leather and marbled More ...

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with P

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with P

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$923$750

Burgess, Henry W. (1739-1839) Eidodendron, Views of the General Character & Appearance of Trees, Foreign & Indigenous, Connected with Picturesque Scenery. London: by J. Dickins (printed at C. More ...

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce  , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce , ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$185$150

Cain, James M. (1892-1977) Mildred Pierce, ex libris Film Director George Cukor (1899-1983). New York: Knopf, 1941. First edition, second printing before publication, octavo, bound in publisher's More ...