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Shaker Blue-painted Basket

Shaker Blue-painted Basket

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$246$200

Shaker Blue-painted Basket, probably New Lebanon, 19th century, the round basket with two notched bentwood handles, ht. 4, dia. 12 1/2 in. Provenance: Nathan Taylor, co-author (with Martha More ...

Brinkley, Captain Francis, ed. (1841-1912) Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and

Brinkley, Captain Francis, ed. (1841-1912) Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1058A
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Brinkley, Captain Francis, ed. (1841-1912) Japan Described and Illustrated by the Japanese. Written by Eminent Japanese Authorities and Scholars. Boston: J.B. Millet Co., 1897-1898. The Imperial More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$49$40

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., More ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$984$800

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Comprehensive Study in Medicine  , Co-authored by Abu Taleb Tabib, 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Comprehensive Study in Medicine , Co-authored by Abu Taleb Tabib, 1256 AH [1840 CE].

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$861$700

Persian Manuscript on Paper, A Comprehensive Study in Medicine, Co-authored by Abu Taleb Tabib, 1256 AH [1840 CE]. Tall octavo format manuscript on somewhat coarse laid paper, approximately More ...

Rice, William (fl. circa 1850) Tiger-Shooting in India.

Rice, William (fl. circa 1850) Tiger-Shooting in India.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$185$150

Rice, William (fl. circa 1850) Tiger-Shooting in India. London: Smith, Elder, & Co.; Bombay: Smith, Taylor, and Co., 1857. Large octavo, illustrated with twelve chromolithographs from the author's More ...

Paul Signac (French, 1863-1935)      Le Petit Andely

Paul Signac (French, 1863-1935) Le Petit Andely

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Paul Signac (French, 1863-1935) Le Petit Andely Signed, titled, and dated "P. Signac/...-1924" l.r., signed or inscribed, titled, and dated "Paul Signac..." on the frame backing, with a label More ...

Photography Books Signed by Authors, 20th Century, Twenty Titles.

Photography Books Signed by Authors, 20th Century, Twenty Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1457
Unsold
 

Photography Books Signed by Authors, 20th Century, Twenty Titles. Including: William Albert Allard's Vanishing Breed, Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., stated first printing, oblong folio with dust More ...

Cast Copper Man on Horseback Weathervane

Cast Copper Man on Horseback Weathervane

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
447
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Cast Copper Man on Horseback Weathervane, A.L. Jewell & Co., Waltham, Massachusetts, c. 1870, flattened full-body form of heavy gauge copper and some applied sheet copper, old surface of verdigris More ...

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1107
Unsold
 

Books Signed by their Authors, Translators, or Publishers, American Writers, Late 19th to Early 20th Century, Five Titles. Including: Rose Hawthorne Lathrop's Along the Shore, Boston: Ticknor & Co., More ...

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation  , Signed Copy.

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1245
Sold for:
$74$60

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation, Signed Copy. Philadelphia: Hamersly & Co., 1883. First edition, octavo, signed by the More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1256
Sold for:
$172$140

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers. Including: Lawrence F. Abbott's Impressions of Theodore Roosevelt, Garden City/New York: More ...

Social Science, Five 19th Century Titles in Six Volumes.

Social Science, Five 19th Century Titles in Six Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1268
Unsold
 

Social Science, Five 19th Century Titles in Six Volumes. Including: Lester Ward's Dynamic Sociology, New York: Appleton, 1883, in two volumes; Matthew Carey's The Olive Branch, Philadelphia: Carey, More ...

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America  , Signed Copy.

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$277$225

Southard, Charles Zibeon (d. 1925) Trout Fly-Fishing in America, Signed Copy. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1914. Limited edition, copy number 11 of 100, signed by the author, quarto, bound in half More ...

Art Deco Dress Set, Krementz & Co.

Art Deco Dress Set, Krementz & Co.

Auction:
3106B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 15, 2018
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$400$325

Art Deco Dress Set, Krementz & Co., with onyx and split pearls, in platinum and 14kt gold, comprising a pair of cuff links, three vest buttons, and three shirt studs, maker's mark. Note: Property More ...

Four 18kt Gold Shirt Studs, Tiffany & Co.

Four 18kt Gold Shirt Studs, Tiffany & Co.

Auction:
3105T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 08, 2018
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$800$650

Four 18kt Gold Shirt Studs, Tiffany & Co. 8.0 dwt, signed. Note: Property of R.W. Wise, Lenox, Massachusetts. R.W. Wise, goldsmiths, created many of the lots offered here. They were known for the More ...

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Fiske, John (1842-1901) An Archive Consisting of Lecture Notes, Typed Manuscripts and Other Material. Including: the cartoon, "Professor John Fiske flies the evolution kite in America" from The More ...

Abolition of Slavery, Two Titles from the 1850s.

Abolition of Slavery, Two Titles from the 1850s.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$185$150

Abolition of Slavery, Two Titles from the 1850s. Autographs for Freedom, edited by Julia Griffiths, Auburn: Alden, Beardsley & Co.; and Rochester: Wanzer, Beardsley, & Co., second edition, octavo, a More ...

Fine Press, Limited Edition, Historic Facsimiles, Eleven Titles and One Broadside.

Fine Press, Limited Edition, Historic Facsimiles, Eleven Titles and One Broadside.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$123$100

Fine Press, Limited Edition, Historic Facsimiles, Eleven Titles and One Broadside. Including: Marion Mills Miller's The Greek Idyls, Lexington, Kentucky: Maxwelton, Co., 1926, numbered copy signed More ...

Flayderman, E. Norman (1928-2013) Scrimshaw and Scrimshanders, Whales and Whalemen.

Flayderman, E. Norman (1928-2013) Scrimshaw and Scrimshanders, Whales and Whalemen.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$554$450

Flayderman, E. Norman (1928-2013) Scrimshaw and Scrimshanders, Whales and Whalemen. New Milford: Flayderman & Co., [1972]. Signed copy in custom deluxe binding with scrimshaw inset on front board, More ...

Haggard, H. Rider (1856-1925) She: a History of Adventure  , with Document Signed by Haggard.

Haggard, H. Rider (1856-1925) She: a History of Adventure , with Document Signed by Haggard.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$492$400

Haggard, H. Rider (1856-1925) She: a History of Adventure, with Document Signed by Haggard. London: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1887. First edition, octavo, with a document with the author's signature More ...

Mental Illness, Eight Volumes.

Mental Illness, Eight Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$338$275

Mental Illness, Eight Volumes. Including: Clifford Whittingham Beers's A Mind that Found Itself, London: Longmans, Green, & Co., 1908, author's signed presentation copy, to Henry Galpin, 1908, More ...

Millais, John Guille (1865-1931) Game Birds and Shooting-Sketches.

Millais, John Guille (1865-1931) Game Birds and Shooting-Sketches.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$123$100

Millais, John Guille (1865-1931) Game Birds and Shooting-Sketches. London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1892. First Edition, folio, with portrait frontispiece of Bewick, sixteen colored plates, eighteen More ...

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation  , Signed Copy.

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
426
Unsold
 

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation, Signed Copy. Philadelphia: Hamersly & Co., 1883. First edition, octavo, signed by the More ...

Public Health, Five Volumes.

Public Health, Five Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$431$350

Public Health, Five Volumes. Including: Edwin Chadwick's Report to Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for the Home Department, from the Poor Law Commissioners, on an Inquiry into the More ...

Social Science, Five 19th Century Titles in Six Volumes.

Social Science, Five 19th Century Titles in Six Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
467
Unsold
 

Social Science, Five 19th Century Titles in Six Volumes. Including: Lester Ward's Dynamic Sociology, New York: Appleton, 1883, in two volumes; Matthew Carey's The Olive Branch, Philadelphia: Carey, More ...

Stoker, Bram (1847-1912) The Mystery of the Sea  , Author's Presentation Copy.

Stoker, Bram (1847-1912) The Mystery of the Sea , Author's Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Stoker, Bram (1847-1912) The Mystery of the Sea, Author's Presentation Copy. New York: Doubleday, Page, & Co., 1902 First American edition, signed and inscribed by Stoker on ffep to Ethel Fiske, More ...

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe, London, c. 1868, Edward Stanford publisher, made up of twelve hand-colored gores, with a table located in the South Pacific reading in part "Table More ...

Books Signed by Their Authors, Eight Volumes

Books Signed by Their Authors, Eight Volumes

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1577
Sold for:
$197$160

Books Signed by Their Authors, Eight Volumes, including: Munger's Lamps and Paths, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1896; LaSalle Corbell Pickett's Pickett and his Men, Atlanta: Foote & Davies, 1899; and More ...

Harlequin Transformation Deck of Cards

Harlequin Transformation Deck of Cards

Auction:
3014T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2017
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$277$225

Harlequin Transformation Deck of Cards, designed by Charles E. Carryl for Tiffany & Co., 1879, 51 of 52 cards and one blank, each card inscribed with a caption and accompanying illustrations based More ...