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Three Framed Reproduction Travel Posters

Three Framed Reproduction Travel Posters

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1360
Unsold
 

Three Framed Reproduction Travel Posters, The Golden Arrow All Pullman Train, Orient-Express, and Londres Vichy Pullman, ht. 32, wd. 25 3/4 in. More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Algonquin Chief and Warrior

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Algonquin Chief and Warrior

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
267
Unsold
 

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Algonquin Chief and Warrior Signed, dated, and numbered "© Harry Jackson 1971" and "38" in the bronze along the rear edge of the base. Bronze with black More ...

Elliot Offner (American, 1931-2010)      Great Blue Heron (Miniature)

Elliot Offner (American, 1931-2010) Great Blue Heron (Miniature)

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Elliot Offner (American, 1931-2010) Great Blue Heron (Miniature), c. 1987 Signed "© offner" on the top of the base, inscribed "Smith College" on the side of the base, and stamped "JM" in a More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Ground Roper

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Ground Roper

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Ground Roper Inscribed, monogrammed, and dated "For/Bill/HJ 58" in the bronze base. Bronze with dark brown patina, height 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm). Condition: More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Bologna Fountain

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$183,000$150,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain No visible signature, titled and dated to c. 1909 in the catalogue raisonné (see below), titled on an unattributed hand-written label More ...

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945)      Die Klage / A Posthumous Casting

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Die Klage / A Posthumous Casting

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
344
Unsold
 

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Die Klage/A Posthumous Casting Signed "KOLLWITZ" within the cast along left side, foundry stamped "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS INC N.Y." and incised "No3-61" on the More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$800$650

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses. Lahore, India: Department of Public Journalism [Civil and Military Gazette Press], 1886. First edition of Kipling's first More ...

Chelsea Brass and Glass Ship's Bell Clock

Chelsea Brass and Glass Ship's Bell Clock

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1259
Sold for:
$277$225

Chelsea Brass and Glass Ship's Bell Clock, black dial inscribed "U.S. Maritime Commission/Ser No. 8811," reverse stamped "321036," dia. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Olga Ciardi (Italian, 19th/20th Century), After Il Sassoferrato (Italian, 1609-1685)      The Madonna in Sorrow

Olga Ciardi (Italian, 19th/20th Century), After Il Sassoferrato (Italian, 1609-1685) The Madonna in Sorrow

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
459
Sold for:
$431$350

Olga Ciardi (Italian, 19th/20th Century), After Il Sassoferrato (Italian, 1609-1685) The Madonna in Sorrow Signed and inscribed "Olga Ciardi/artista/Piazza S. Croce 19, Firenze" on the reverse. More ...

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
448
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Illuminated Diamond Sutra, Chu Xiang Jingang Banruo Boluo Mijing, China, Ming edition, with more than 180 pages of text and illustrations, bound with fabric hardcovers inscribed with production date More ...

James Thomas Breen (American, 1859-1940) With or After Alfred Arthur Brunel de Neuville (French, 1852-1941) Kittens with a Ball of Yarn

James Thomas Breen (American, 1859-1940) With or After Alfred Arthur Brunel de Neuville (French, 1852-1941) Kittens with a Ball of Yarn

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$615$500

James Thomas Breen (American, 1859-1940) With or After Alfred Arthur Brunel de Neuville (French, 1852-1941) Kittens with a Ball of Yarn. Signed "J.T. Breen" l.r., with a faint signature, possibly More ...

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln, China, c. 1790, the side of the tea bowl and center of the saucer decorated with a depiction of the More ...

George Lafayette Clough (New York, 1824-1901), Springside, the Summer Home of the John Newcomb Knapp Family on Owasco Lake, Near Aubu

George Lafayette Clough (New York, 1824-1901), Springside, the Summer Home of the John Newcomb Knapp Family on Owasco Lake, Near Aubu

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

George Lafayette Clough (New York, 1824-1901) "Springside," the Summer Home of the John Newcomb Knapp Family on Owasco Lake, Near Auburn, New York Signed "G.L. Clough" l.c. Oil on canvas, 27 More ...

Group of Military Items

Group of Military Items

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$49$40

Group of Military Items, a militia commission, painted eagle, brass cap plate, and other items. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. Militaria online More ...

Governor Christopher Gore-signed Framed Commission

Governor Christopher Gore-signed Framed Commission

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$74$60

Governor Christopher Gore-signed Framed Commission, c. 1810, commission for Joseph Gleason to be a lieutenant in an artillery company. Militaria online More ...

After Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      South America with Flying Colors...Braniff International

After Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) South America with Flying Colors...Braniff International

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
51
Unsold
 

After Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) South America with Flying Colors...Braniff International, 1976. Identified within the matrix. Color offset lithographic poster, sight size 31 1/2 x More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Stampede

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Stampede

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Stampede Signed and dated "Harry Jackson 1959" and stamped with the artist's thumbprint along the front of the bronze base c.l., incised "Fond. More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Sacajawea with Packhorse

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Sacajawea with Packhorse

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Sacajawea with Packhorse Signed, dated, and inscribed "© Harry Jackson/1978/SA PH 14" and with the "WFS/ITALY" and the artist's thumb print on the back of More ...

Ronald Searle (British, 1920-2011)      Nanook Airways Bush Pilot

Ronald Searle (British, 1920-2011) Nanook Airways Bush Pilot

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Ronald Searle (British, 1920-2011) Nanook Airways Bush Pilot Signed and inscribed "Ronald Searle/Hudson Bay" l.r., identified on labels from Bianchini Gallery, New York, on the reverse. Ink and More ...

Yankel Ginzburg (American, b. 1945) Transom Symphony No. 1   Multi-piece Acrylic Sculpture and Two Renderings

Yankel Ginzburg (American, b. 1945) Transom Symphony No. 1 Multi-piece Acrylic Sculpture and Two Renderings

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Yankel Ginzburg (American, b. 1945) Transom Symphony No. 1 Multi-piece Acrylic Sculpture and Two Renderings, 1996, twenty-seven molded acrylic pieces with screenprinted designs mounted on a grooved More ...

Kaprow, Allan (1927-2006) Days Off, a Calendar of Happenings.

Kaprow, Allan (1927-2006) Days Off, a Calendar of Happenings.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$37$30

Kaprow, Allan (1927-2006) Days Off, a Calendar of Happenings. New York: Commissioned by the Junior Council of The Museum of Modern Art, 1970. Single newsprint sheets stapled at the top and More ...

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) The Works  , Sussex Edition, Signed.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) The Works , Sussex Edition, Signed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) The Works, Sussex Edition, Signed. London: Macmillan & Co., 1937-1939. Thirty-five octavo volumes, copy number 101 of 525, signed by Kipling on limitation page, bound in More ...

Palmer, William J. (1836-1909) Report of Surveys Across the Continent in 1867-68, on the Thirty-fifth and Thirty-second Parallels, for

Palmer, William J. (1836-1909) Report of Surveys Across the Continent in 1867-68, on the Thirty-fifth and Thirty-second Parallels, for

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$246$200

Palmer, William J. (1836-1909) Report of Surveys Across the Continent in 1867-'68, on the Thirty-fifth and Thirty-second Parallels, for a Route Extending the Kansas Pacific Railway to the Pacific More ...

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night.

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$123$100

Wilde, Gerald (1905-1986) Five Identical Signed Lithographs Illustrating T. S. Eliot's (1888-1965) Rhapsody on a Windy Night. Each of the five identical sheets contain all three lithographs More ...

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865)      Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$147,000$120,000

Fitz Henry Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1865) Pair of Pendant Portraits of a Pilot Boat Alongside a Large Frigate Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 14 x 17 in., in molded giltwood frames. Condition: More ...

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003)      The Champion of Freedom

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom. Signed, inscribed and dated "Fex de Weldon/sculptor 1987" in the bronze base, stamped "© 87 FM" beside the soldier's More ...

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1525
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Tall Cylindrical Colorless Blown Glass Agassiz Jars, with COA from Karen Wulfsbergs, Louis Agassiz collection curator, jars 128 and 134 commissioned for the Museum of Comparative Zoology at More ...

After Titian (Italian, c. 1485-1576)      Allegory of Married Life

After Titian (Italian, c. 1485-1576) Allegory of Married Life

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$984$800

After Titian (Italian, c. 1485-1576) Allegory of Married Life Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 48 x 42 in. (121.9 x 106.7 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, fine craquelure. N.B. This More ...

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Self-framed Portrait Plaque

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Self-framed Portrait Plaque

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$185$150

Wedgwood Solid Light Blue Jasper Self-framed Portrait Plaque, England, 1928, oval shape with applied white relief depiction of Doris Audrey Wedgwood with impressed "D.A.W 31.7.28 D.A.M-J," the More ...

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Hamilton U.S. Maritime Commission Model 21 Two-day Marine Chronometer, 4-in. silvered arabic numeral dial marked "Hamilton Lancaster, PA., U.S.A. 2E11130 U.S. Maritime Commission," full plate nickel More ...