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Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe

Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
389
Unsold
 

Northwest Coast Argillite Panel Pipe, Haida, c. 1830-50, classic openwork form, very finely carved with at least six separate creatures depicted, a reclining raven with small figure on its head, More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Jr. (1841-1935) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 March 1900.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Jr. (1841-1935) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 March 1900.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$492$400

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Jr. (1841-1935) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 March 1900. Single laid paper Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Supreme Judicial Court letterhead, inscribed over two pages, to a Mr. More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 October 1852.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 October 1852.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$431$350

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 3 October 1852. Single leaf of folded bifolium addressed to a C. Swan of Poughkeepsie, New York, declining an invitation to speak, More ...

Dutton, Clarence E. (1841-1912) Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District.

Dutton, Clarence E. (1841-1912) Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Dutton, Clarence E. (1841-1912) Atlas to Accompany the Monograph on the Tertiary History of the Grand Canon District. Washington, D.C. [and] New York: Julius Bien & Co., 1882. Oversized folio volume More ...

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype of a Little Girl Standing and Holding a Book

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype of a Little Girl Standing and Holding a Book

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1452
Sold for:
$123$100

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype of a Little Girl Standing and Holding a Book, mid-19th century, the girl wearing a dress with a light blue-tinted apron, in a brown molded thermoplastic "Garden Flowers" More ...

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$49$40

United States Space Program Photographs and Ephemera, late 20th century, includes Titan I-III and Gemini Space Launch Systems "Fact Sheets for Press"; forty Martin Marietta Space and Missile Program More ...

Malcolm Wright Bamboo-inspired Studio Pottery Vessel

Malcolm Wright Bamboo-inspired Studio Pottery Vessel

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$369$300

Malcolm Wright Bamboo-inspired Studio Pottery Vessel Marlboro, Vermont, late 20th century Cylindrical vessel in the form of a bamboo stalk in glossy, black glaze, artist's mark, ht. 7 1/2, dia. 5 More ...

Victor Holmes Turned Wood Bowl

Victor Holmes Turned Wood Bowl

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
215
Sold for:
$369$300

Victor Holmes Turned Wood Bowl Maui, Hawaii, 2008 Norfolk Island pine, bulbous with raised rim, signed and dated on base, ht. 8, overall dia. 16, rim dia. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others.

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1005
Unsold
 

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others. Handmade album with deep blue silk velvet covers, matching satin doublures and wide More ...

Train, Locomotive, Railroad Illustration, 19th Century, Three Prints and a Drawing.

Train, Locomotive, Railroad Illustration, 19th Century, Three Prints and a Drawing.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1348
Sold for:
$492$400

Train, Locomotive, Railroad Illustration, 19th Century, Three Prints and a Drawing. Including a large chromolithograph, Passenger Engine, Boston Locomotive Works, Holmes Hinkley, President, Boston: More ...

After Leslie Matthew Ward (British, 1851-1922), Julius Mendes Price (British, 1857-1924), and Others  Five Vanity Fair...

After Leslie Matthew Ward (British, 1851-1922), Julius Mendes Price (British, 1857-1924), and Others Five Vanity Fair...

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1396
Sold for:
$135$110

After Leslie Matthew Ward (British, 1851-1922), Julius Mendes Price (British, 1857-1924), and Others Five Vanity Fair Caricatures of Scientists: Charles Darwin, Louis Pasteur, Sir James Paget, More ...

Three Pieces of Modern Sterling Silver Jewelry

Three Pieces of Modern Sterling Silver Jewelry

Auction:
3090T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
2131
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Pieces of Modern Sterling Silver Jewelry, a Frances Holmes Boothby ceramic pendant, a Harold O'Connor sterling silver and 18kt gold brooch, and a sterling silver bracelet. More ...

Early Hooked Rug Depicting a Panther

Early Hooked Rug Depicting a Panther

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Early Hooked Rug Depicting a Panther, America, 19th century, brown panther against a black background standing in front of a house, ht. 29, lg. 60 1/2 in. Note: A note stitched to the back More ...

Eldridge's Chart of Buzzards Bay

Eldridge's Chart of Buzzards Bay

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1310
Sold for:
$111$90

Eldridge's Chart of Buzzards Bay, stamped "Charles Holmes Vineyard Haven Mass./May 18 1875," (damage), ht. 36 3/4, wd. 30 in. More ...

Five Signatures of Civil Rights Leaders or Notable Clergy

Five Signatures of Civil Rights Leaders or Notable Clergy

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$123$100

Five Signatures of Civil Rights Leaders or Notable Clergy, 19th century, including Julia Holmes Smith, Samuel Hopkins, and Belva Lockwood. Provenance: Purchased at RR Auction, Amherst, New More ...

American School, 20th Century      Coastal View Oil Sketch

American School, 20th Century Coastal View Oil Sketch

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$111$90

American School, 20th Century Coastal View Oil Sketch. Signed indistinctly, possibly "...Holm Gren" l.l. Oil on artist board, 10 x 11 3/8 in., framed. Condition: Minor frame abrasion, minor More ...

Eight Royal Doulton Ceramic Toby Jugs

Eight Royal Doulton Ceramic Toby Jugs

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1073
Sold for:
$246$200

Eight Royal Doulton Ceramic Toby Jugs, "Happy John," "Winston Churchill," "Sir John Falstaff," "Sherlock Holmes," "The Huntsman," "Sir Francis Drake," "The Squire," and "Jolly Toby," ht. to 9 in. More ...

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others.

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Autograph Album, Late 19th Century, with Signatures of Louisa May Alcott, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Others. Handmade album with deep blue silk velvet covers, matching satin doublures and wide More ...

Autograph Album, 1860s-1880s.

Autograph Album, 1860s-1880s.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Autograph Album, 1860s-1880s. Octavo, printed by Lippincott in Philadelphia, containing autographs, signed cards, clipped signatures, and a few letters, approximately 100 in total, including: John More ...

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883.

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$185$150

Holmes, Oliver Wendell Sr. (1809-1894) Autograph Letter Signed, 31 January 1883. Single leaf of wove paper inscribed over one and a quarter pages, regarding his old school teacher, Ma'am Prentiss, 6 More ...

American School, 20th Century      Coastal View Oil Sketch

American School, 20th Century Coastal View Oil Sketch

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1022
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Coastal View Oil Sketch. Signed indistinctly, possibly "...Holm Gren" l.l. Oil on artist board, 10 x 11 3/8 in., framed. Condition: Minor frame abrasion, minor More ...

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$12$10

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle, The Baker Street Irregulars, Inc., 1948. More ...

Rectangular Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque

Rectangular Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$52,275$42,500

Rectangular Scrimshaw Whale Panbone Plaque, 19th century, depicting a ship on the open sea under full sail, engraved "M.D. HOLMES" below, wd. 7 1/4, ht. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Three Mounted Half-hull Models

Three Mounted Half-hull Models

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1278
Sold for:
$234$190

Three Mounted Half-hull Models, late 19th/early 20th century, one from the Holmes Shipyard, Kingston, Massachusetts, one from Rockland, Maine, the third unidentified, lg. to 17 1/2 in. More ...

Wedgwood Oliver Wendell Holmes

Wedgwood Oliver Wendell Holmes

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$308$250

Wedgwood Oliver Wendell Holmes Dark Blue Jasper Dip Portrait Plaque, England, c. 1900, oval shape with applied white relief, printed mark for Richard Briggs Company Boston and impressed title and More ...

William Meyerowitz (American, 1887-1981)      Five Etchings of Supreme Court Justices

William Meyerowitz (American, 1887-1981) Five Etchings of Supreme Court Justices

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1387
Sold for:
$369$300

William Meyerowitz (American, 1887-1981) Five Etchings of Supreme Court Justices. All signed "Wm Meyerowitz" in pencil beneath the images l.r. Four of the portraits identified in the plates as More ...

American School, 20th Century    Homage to Sherlock Holmes, A Trompe l'Oeil Painting

American School, 20th Century Homage to Sherlock Holmes, A Trompe l'Oeil Painting

Auction:
3014T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2017
Lot:
1084
Sold for:
$308$250

American School, 20th Century Homage to Sherlock Holmes, A Trompe l'Oeil Painting. Signed and dated "Darby 02" l.r. Oil and collaged elements including a ribbon, keys, and a leather book spine More ...

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862) Signed Ship's Passport, 24 November 1837.

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862) Signed Ship's Passport, 24 November 1837.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$431$350

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862) Signed Ship's Passport, 24 November 1837. Single parchment leaf with engraved images of a sailing ship and light house, engraved text below, fulfilled by hand; granting More ...

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1217
Unsold
 

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle, The Baker Street Irregulars, Inc., 1948. More ...

Silver Porringer

Silver Porringer

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$738$600

Silver Porringer, William Holmes, Boston, Massachusetts, late 18th century, slightly flared rim on a bulbous body with "WH" mark on the interior, pierced scroll handle with engraved initials "HP," More ...