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124th New York Carte-de-visite, Book, and Document Collection Identified to Lieutenant John W. Houston, Company D, 124th New York Volun

124th New York Carte-de-visite, Book, and Document Collection Identified to Lieutenant John W. Houston, Company D, 124th New York Volun

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
308
Estimate:
$2,000 - $4,000

124th New York Carte-de-visite, Book, and Document Collection Identified to Lieutenant John W. Houston, Company D, 124th New York Volunteer Infantry, c. late 19th to early 20th century, a CDV album More ...

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923)      Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923) Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$246$200

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923) Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage, 1898, possibly a proof of one of the three plates from the first state (Crauzat, 22). Unsigned. More ...

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Kingwood-veneered Table a Jeu

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Kingwood-veneered Table a Jeu

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Kingwood-veneered Table a Jeu, France, late 19th century, oak secondary wood, top of four triangular sections open to form square gaming surface, single drawer with bail More ...

James Houston for Steuben Excalibur Art Glass Sculpture

James Houston for Steuben Excalibur Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$492$400

James Houston for Steuben Excalibur Art Glass Sculpture, Corning, New York, c. 1975, depicting the legendary sword, executed in silver with gilt wire grip, thrust into a "stone" of faceted clear More ...

James Houston for Steuben Column of the Owl   Sculpture

James Houston for Steuben Column of the Owl Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

James Houston for Steuben Column of the Owl Sculpture, Corning, New York, 1974, fluted crystal column with an 18kt gold owl perched on the capital, incised "Steuben," ht. 7 3/4 in. Property from More ...

Steuben Crystal Arctic Fisherman

Steuben Crystal Arctic Fisherman

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Steuben Crystal Arctic Fisherman, Corning, New York, c. 1970, design by James Houston, rhodium-plated sterling silver figure of a spear fisherman, two fish swimming below, lighted stand, original More ...

Cast Iron Heart-form Windmill Weight

Cast Iron Heart-form Windmill Weight

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1437
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Cast Iron Heart-form Windmill Weight, The Houston Company, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, late 19th century, with custom stand, ht. 9 3/4, wd. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Steuben Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Glass "Excalibur" Letter Opener

Steuben Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Glass "Excalibur" Letter Opener

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1026
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Steuben Sterling Silver, 18kt Gold, and Glass "Excalibur" Letter Opener, James Houston, Corning, New York, 1963, ht. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Mabel Dwight (American, 1876-1955)      Houston Street Burlesque

Mabel Dwight (American, 1876-1955) Houston Street Burlesque

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$215$175

Mabel Dwight (American, 1876-1955) Houston Street Burlesque, 1928, edition of 50, printed by George Miller (Robinson & Pirog, 37). Signed and dated "Mabel Dwight - 1928" in pencil l.r. More ...

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$738$600

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Troy, New York, 4 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading as above, dual spirit levels, outkeeper sighting vanes, More ...

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949)      Eileen Collins, Johnson Space Center, Houston

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949) Eileen Collins, Johnson Space Center, Houston

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$800$650

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949) Eileen Collins, Johnson Space Center, Houston. Titled, dated, numbered, and signed "...1999 ap 3 Annie Leibovitz" in ink below the image. Chromogenic print, More ...

Pair of Mezzotint Prints Heigh Ho

Pair of Mezzotint Prints Heigh Ho

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$246$200

Pair of Mezzotint Prints Heigh Ho, after Adriaen van Ostade, engraved by Richard Houston, published by Bowles & Carver, London, c. third quarter 18th century, one showing a seated woman, the other More ...

Apollo 1, Prime Crew, March-April 1966, Three Photographs and Other Material.

Apollo 1, Prime Crew, March-April 1966, Three Photographs and Other Material.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$135$110

Apollo 1, Prime Crew, March-April 1966, Three Photographs and Other Material. One black-and-white 8 x 10 in. showing Edward White II, Virgil (Gus) Grissom, and Roger Chaffee in flight suits; one More ...

Apollo 8, Prime Crew, Four Photographs.

Apollo 8, Prime Crew, Four Photographs.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1219
Unsold
 

Apollo 8, Prime Crew, Four Photographs. Including two black-and-white 8 x 10 in. images of Borman briefing members of the Apollo 204 Review Board with mimeographed titles in red on verso, but no More ...

Apollo 11, First Photograph of a Moon Rock Sample on Earth, July 26, 1969.

Apollo 11, First Photograph of a Moon Rock Sample on Earth, July 26, 1969.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1239
Sold for:
$185$150

Apollo 11, First Photograph of a Moon Rock Sample on Earth, July 26, 1969. Black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photograph taken in the Vacuum Laboratory of the Manned Spacecraft Center's Lunar Receiving More ...

Robert Weir Allan (British, 1852-1942)      The Herring Fleet, Montrose

Robert Weir Allan (British, 1852-1942) The Herring Fleet, Montrose

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Robert Weir Allan (British, 1852-1942) The Herring Fleet, Montrose Signed "Robert W. Allan" l.l., titled on a presentation plaque affixed to the frame, inscribed "arriving from the herring More ...

Wolf Kahn (German/American, b. 1927)      Milking Parlor

Wolf Kahn (German/American, b. 1927) Milking Parlor

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Wolf Kahn (German/American, b. 1927) Milking Parlor Signed "W Kahn" l.r., titled and dated "...1982" on the stretcher bar, identified on a label from Meredith Long & Company, Houston, affixed to More ...

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949)      Eileen Collins, Johnson Space Center, Houston

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949) Eileen Collins, Johnson Space Center, Houston

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

Annie Leibovitz (American, b. 1949) Eileen Collins, Johnson Space Center, Houston. Titled, dated, numbered, and signed "...1999 ap 3 Annie Leibovitz" in ink below the image. Chromogenic print, More ...

Mark Pharis Studio Pottery Pitcher

Mark Pharis Studio Pottery Pitcher

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
373
Unsold
 

Mark Pharis Studio Pottery Pitcher Houston, Minnesota, late 20th century Small square pitcher with exaggerated spout on square base in brown glaze, artist's mark, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876.

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1164
Sold for:
$277$225

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876. Galveston, Texas: W. Strickland (at the sign of the Mammoth Book), 1876. Quarto pamphlet, consisting of title, twelve full-page lithographic cartoons More ...

Apollo 1, Prime Crew, March-April 1966, Three Photographs and Other Material.

Apollo 1, Prime Crew, March-April 1966, Three Photographs and Other Material.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2035
Unsold
 

Apollo 1, Prime Crew, March-April 1966, Three Photographs and Other Material. One black-and-white 8 x 10 in. showing Edward White II, Virgil (Gus) Grissom, and Roger Chaffee in flight suits; one More ...

Apollo 8, Prime Crew, Four Photographs.

Apollo 8, Prime Crew, Four Photographs.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2049
Unsold
 

Apollo 8, Prime Crew, Four Photographs. Including two black-and-white 8 x 10 in. images of Borman briefing members of the Apollo 204 Review Board with mimeographed titles in red on verso, but no More ...

Apollo 11, First Photograph of a Moon Rock Sample on Earth, July 26, 1969.

Apollo 11, First Photograph of a Moon Rock Sample on Earth, July 26, 1969.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2089A
Unsold
 

Apollo 11, First Photograph of a Moon Rock Sample on Earth, July 26, 1969. Black-and-white 8 x 10 in. photograph taken in the Vacuum Laboratory of the Manned Spacecraft Center's Lunar Receiving More ...

Apollo 11, Pre-Launch, Ten Photographs and Diagrams.

Apollo 11, Pre-Launch, Ten Photographs and Diagrams.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2102
Sold for:
$185$150

Apollo 11, Pre-Launch, Ten Photographs and Diagrams. Black-and-white 8 x 10 in. aerial view of the Pad A, Launch Complex 39, with the Apollo 11 space vehicle arriving at the launch pad; several More ...

Apollo 17, Final Flight Plan Signed by Eugene Cernan.

Apollo 17, Final Flight Plan Signed by Eugene Cernan.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2263
Sold for:
$584$475

Apollo 17, Final Flight Plan Signed by Eugene Cernan. NASA Apollo 17 Final Flight Plan, Houston, Texas: Manned Spacecraft Center, October 23, 1972, autographed by Cernan on outer cover; [together More ...

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists.

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
2264
Sold for:
$16,605$13,500

NASA Safety Helmet Signed by Twenty-six American Astronauts and Six NASA Scientists. White Superglas fiberglass safety helmet manufactured by Fibre-Metal Products Company of Chester, Pennsylvania, More ...

Doris Porter Caesar (American, 1892-1971)      Vision

Doris Porter Caesar (American, 1892-1971) Vision

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
368
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Doris Porter Caesar (American, 1892-1971) Vision Unsigned. Bronze with dark brown patina, height 25 in. (63.5 cm), on an integral base. Condition: Dust and dirt to interstices. More ...

Three Screw Boxes and Taps

Three Screw Boxes and Taps

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
358
Sold for:
$554$450

Three Screw Boxes and Taps, France, fruitwood-handled no. 6 marked "Bergeron a Paris," no. 8 marked "a Paris," and a kingwood-handled tool with brass die body. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Two-sided "F. Adam" Boot and Shoemaker Trade Sign

Two-sided "F. Adam" Boot and Shoemaker Trade Sign

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1208
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Two-sided "F. Adam" Boot and Shoemaker Trade Sign, Southport, Connecticut, c. 1880, gilt shoe and boot below "F. ADAM" on a black smalted background, applied red-painted edge molding, the heal of More ...

George Morland (British, 1763-1804)      Fragmentary Oil Sketch of a Man and Woman in a Landscape

George Morland (British, 1763-1804) Fragmentary Oil Sketch of a Man and Woman in a Landscape

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
519A
Sold for:
$738$600

George Morland (British, 1763-1804) Fragmentary Oil Sketch of a Man and Woman in a Landscape Unsigned, identified on a label from the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, affixed to the stretcher. Oil More ...