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Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923)      Cumaean Sibyl in the Wilderness

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Cumaean Sibyl in the Wilderness

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$39,975$32,500

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Cumaean Sibyl in the Wilderness Signed, inscribed, and dated "ELIHU VEDDER/Rome 1876" l.r. Oil on canvas, 37 3/4 x 58 3/4 in. (95.9 x 149.2 cm), framed. More ...

Four Volume Set of John Charles Phillips' Natural History of Ducks

Four Volume Set of John Charles Phillips' Natural History of Ducks

Auction:
2851M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 08, 2015
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$246$200

Four Volume Set of John Charles Phillips' Natural History of Ducks, 1922, published by Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston and New York, including various maps and colored engravings. More ...

Two Books on Asian Art

Two Books on Asian Art

Auction:
2783T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Feb 17, 2015
Lot:
1479
Unsold
 

Two Books on Asian Art, George Coedes, Ars Asiatica V: Bronzes Khmers, Paris and Brussels: G. Van Oest, 1923, 13 5/8 x 10 1/2; and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Buddhist Art in Its Relation to More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938)      Scene from The Scarlet Letter

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Scene from The Scarlet Letter

Auction:
2750B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 19, 2014
Lot:
557
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Scene from The Scarlet Letter Signed and dated "Eric Pape/1900" l.r., estate stamped on the frame backing paper. Oil (en grisaille) on canvas, 28 More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938)  Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Ill...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Ill...

Auction:
2742T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2014
Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$461$375

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The Fair God. Signed and dated "Eric Pape/97" l.r., estate More ...

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Femme retenant son peignoir

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Femme retenant son peignoir

Auction:
2728B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 16, 2014
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$159,000$130,000

Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Femme retenant son peignoir, c. 1923 Signed "Picasso" in pencil l.r. Graphite on wove paper, sheet size 12 5/8 x 9 11/16 in. (32.1 x 24.6 cm), framed. More ...

Vedder, Elihu (1836-1923) and Porter Edward Sargent (1872-1951) Correspondence:

Vedder, Elihu (1836-1923) and Porter Edward Sargent (1872-1951) Correspondence:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$120$100

Vedder, Elihu (1836-1923) and Porter Edward Sargent (1872-1951) Correspondence: Collection of ephemera relating to the publication of the works of Elihu Vedder, including prospectuses, press, and More ...

Two Tasha Tudor Signed Items

Two Tasha Tudor Signed Items

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Tasha Tudor Signed Items, Specialty Cachet folio including prints Chickahominy, Minou, Corgi Family, Pippa's Song, Dandelion, and Blue Ribbon Valentine, each signed and dated "2002 A.D." in More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938), Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The F

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938), Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The F

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
487
Unsold
 

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The Fair God. Signed and dated "Eric Pape/97" l.r., estate More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938)      Standing on that miserable eminence  /An Illustration for The Scarlet Letter

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Standing on that miserable eminence /An Illustration for The Scarlet Letter

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
626
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Standing on that miserable eminence/An Illustration for The Scarlet Letter Signed and dated "Eric Pape/1900" l.r., estate stamped on the frame More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938)      Illustration from The Scarlet Letter

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Illustration from The Scarlet Letter

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$919$750

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Illustration from The Scarlet Letter Signed and dated "Eric Pape/1900" l.l., estate stamped on the frame backing paper. Oil on (en grisaille) More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938)      Scene from The Scarlet Letter

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Scene from The Scarlet Letter

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
464
Unsold
 

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Scene from The Scarlet Letter Signed and dated "Eric Pape/1900" l.r., estate stamped on the frame backing paper. Oil (en grisaille) on canvas, 28 More ...

Updike, John (1932-2009) The Best American Short Stories of the Century

Updike, John (1932-2009) The Best American Short Stories of the Century

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
513B
Sold for:
$12$10

Updike, John (1932-2009) The Best American Short Stories of the Century. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1999. Publisher's cloth, housed in slipcase, numbered 141 of 200 copies More ...

Grenfell, Sir Wilfred (1865-1940)   A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell.

Grenfell, Sir Wilfred (1865-1940) A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell.

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$95$80

Grenfell, Sir Wilfred (1865-1940) A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1923. Original gilt green cloth, signed and with a More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The...

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Not Without a Certain Picturesqueness As It Crossed the Stream/An Illustration for The Fair God. Signed and dated "Eric Pape/97" l.r., estate More ...

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938)      Standing on that miserable eminence  /An Illustration for The Scarlet Letter

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Standing on that miserable eminence /An Illustration for The Scarlet Letter

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
566
Unsold
 

Eric L. (Frederic) Pape (American, 1870-1938) Standing on that miserable eminence/An Illustration for The Scarlet Letter Signed and dated "Eric Pape/1900" l.r., estate stamped on the frame More ...

(Botanical Illustration), Sargent, Charles Sprague (1841-1927)

(Botanical Illustration), Sargent, Charles Sprague (1841-1927)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
245A
Sold for:
$652$550

(Botanical Illustration), Sargent, Charles Sprague (1841-1927), The Silva of North America: A Description of the Trees which Grow Naturally in North America, Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin More ...

(Children's Books, Signed Copy)

(Children's Books, Signed Copy)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$296$250

(Children's Books, Signed Copy), Rey, Margret Elizabeth (1906-1996), Curious George, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, forty-first printing, signed by Rey and dated 1991 on leaf opposite title, More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
328A
Sold for:
$429$350

(Decorative Bindings), Wordsworth, William (1770-1850), The Complete Poetical Works, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1910, in ten volumes, three-quarter gilt tooled crushed green More ...

Garfield, Lucretia (1832-1918), Presentation Copy, and Thayer, William Roscoe

Garfield, Lucretia (1832-1918), Presentation Copy, and Thayer, William Roscoe

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$184$150

Garfield, Lucretia (1832-1918), Presentation Copy, and Thayer, William Roscoe, The Life and Letters of John Hay, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, [1915], second impression, two More ...

Updike, John (1932-2009) The Best American Short Stories of the Century

Updike, John (1932-2009) The Best American Short Stories of the Century

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
749
Unsold
 

Updike, John (1932-2009) The Best American Short Stories of the Century. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1999. Publisher's cloth, housed in slipcase, numbered 141 of 200 copies More ...

(Wyeth, Andrew (1917–2009))

(Wyeth, Andrew (1917–2009))

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2011
Lot:
507
Sold for:
$49$40

(Wyeth, Andrew (1917–2009)), Meryman, Richard, Andrew Wyeth, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1968, cloth with dust jacket, oblong 4to. More ...

(Decorative Bindings)

(Decorative Bindings)

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
417A
Sold for:
$267$225

(Decorative Bindings), Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882), Works, Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1886, eleven volumes, three-quarter morocco, 8vo. More ...

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Study for The Abundance of the Days of the Week, Sunday, A Ceiling Panel from the Residence of Co...

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Study for The Abundance of the Days of the Week, Sunday, A Ceiling Panel from the Residence of Co...

Auction:
2560B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 09, 2011
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$3,792$3,200

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Study for The Abundance of the Days of the Week, Sunday, A Ceiling Panel from the Residence of Collis P. Huntington, New York, c. 1893 Inscribed "Elihu Vedder" More ...

Cather, Willa Sibert (1873-1947)

Cather, Willa Sibert (1873-1947)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$326$275

Cather, Willa Sibert (1873-1947), Two titles: My Antonia, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company and The Riverside Press, 1918, first edition, first issue with plates on glazed stock, More ...

Cather, Willa Sibert (1873-1947)

Cather, Willa Sibert (1873-1947)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$178$150

Cather, Willa Sibert (1873-1947), O Pioneers!, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, June 1913, first edition, in original brown ribbed cloth, 8vo, (spine head and foot slightly frayed, More ...

Grenfell, Sir Wilfred (1865-1940)   A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell.

Grenfell, Sir Wilfred (1865-1940) A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell.

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
253
Unsold
 

Grenfell, Sir Wilfred (1865-1940) A Labrador Doctor. The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1923. Original gilt green cloth, signed and with a More ...

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904)

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$59$50

Hearn, Lafcadio (1850-1904), Kokoro: Hints and Echoes of Japanese Inner Life, Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1896, original green cloth with gilt lettering, 8vo, (spine faded, More ...

(Fine Press)

(Fine Press)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$178$150

(Fine Press), Montaigne, Michel Eyquem de (1533-92), Essays, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin & Company, 1902, translated by John Florio, three volumes, original half cloth, with clamshell More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945)

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$356$300

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (1882-1945), Signed letter, July 25, 1933, one page, as President, to Roger Scaipe of Houghton Mifflin Company, discussing a proposed book on the Hudson River and directing More ...