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World War I "Public Warning" Poster

World War I "Public Warning" Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1119
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

World War I "Public Warning" Poster, Sir Joseph Causton and Sons, Ltd., London, 1915, made and displayed to educate the public, whom the poster advises to "familiarise themselves with the appearance More ...

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$923$750

"Pilotes D'Avions" French Air Force Recruitment Poster, designed by Paul Colin, published by Hatchard and Cie, Paris, c. 1915, framed, overall 55 x 39 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic More ...

Declaration of Independence  , the First Facsimile Engraving.

Declaration of Independence , the First Facsimile Engraving.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Declaration of Independence, the First Facsimile Engraving. Washington, DC: Benjamin Owen Tyler, [Engraved by Peter Maverick (1780-1831)], 1818. Large folio engraved facsimile with large title at More ...

Apianus, Petrus (1495-1552) Cosmographia.

Apianus, Petrus (1495-1552) Cosmographia.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
62
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Apianus, Petrus (1495-1552) Cosmographia. Antwerp: Bontio, 1553. Large quarto, edited by Regnier Gemma Frisius (1508-1555), large woodcut of globe on title, numerous woodcut text diagrams, four More ...

Stagg Jr., 4 750ml bottles

Stagg Jr., 4 750ml bottles

Auction:
3168B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 05, 2018
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$246$200

Stagg Jr. Kentucky official bottling, bottled 2017, 65.95% 4 750ml bottles More ...

Black-painted and Stencil-decorated Wall Box with Single Drawer

Black-painted and Stencil-decorated Wall Box with Single Drawer

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1346
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Black-painted and Stencil-decorated Wall Box with Single Drawer, America, 19th century, the double arch crest over a black-painted open box, with floral stencil decoration, drawer with turned knob, More ...

Framed For Home and Country   WWI Liberty Loan Poster

Framed For Home and Country WWI Liberty Loan Poster

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1060
Sold for:
$86$70

Framed For Home and Country WWI Liberty Loan Poster, Alfred Everill Orr, 1918, ht. 40, wd. 30 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Framed Up In Mabel's Room   Lithograph Poster

Framed Up In Mabel's Room Lithograph Poster

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1257
Sold for:
$135$110

Framed Up In Mabel's Room Lithograph Poster, early 20th century, ht. 43, wd. 29 3/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Watercolor and Ink Penmanship Exercise

Watercolor and Ink Penmanship Exercise

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
290
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Watercolor and Ink Penmanship Exercise, David Augur, America, 1855, spreadwing eagle flanked by two architectural scenes above five lines of old English alphabet, verse, and roman numerals, in a More ...

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Polychrome Watercolor Penmanship Exercise, David Auger, Newfane, Vermont, mid-19th century, a central spreadwing eagle flanked by a sailing ship and building above seven lines of verse, an image of More ...

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them.

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them. London: Printed for Dorman Newman, at the Kings-Arms in the Poultrey, 1688. Second edition, octavo, illustrated with engraved More ...

Havell, Robert Jr. (1793-1878) View of the City of Boston from the Dorchester Heights.

Havell, Robert Jr. (1793-1878) View of the City of Boston from the Dorchester Heights.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1322
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Havell, Robert Jr. (1793-1878) View of the City of Boston from the Dorchester Heights. Sing Sing, New York: by W. A. Coleman, 205 Broadway [Printed by W. Neale], for Robt. Havell, [c. 1841]. More ...

Graffiti by Fabrice Modern Rayon Dress

Graffiti by Fabrice Modern Rayon Dress

Auction:
3090T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
2473
Sold for:
$185$150

Graffiti by Fabrice Modern Rayon Dress, 1960s, with graphic yellow swirl throughout and long sleeves, approx. size 8. More ...

David Scott (American, b. 1932)

David Scott (American, b. 1932)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$461$375

David Scott (American, b. 1932) Russell Schweickart's EVA near the LM Spider, Apollo 9, March 1969. Numbered 'NASA AS9-19-2994' in red on the recto u.l. margin, NASA MSC caption on the verso. More ...

Fachralo Kazak Prayer Rug

Fachralo Kazak Prayer Rug

Auction:
3054B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2017
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$738$600

Fachralo Kazak Prayer Rug, Caucasus, 1870, 4 ft. 2 in. x 3 ft. 9 in. More ...

Handscroll Illustrating the Tale of Sumiyoshi

Handscroll Illustrating the Tale of Sumiyoshi

Auction:
3025B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 15, 2017
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Handscroll Illustrating the Tale of Sumiyoshi, Japan, 18th/19th century, with a postscript calligraphy in cursive script at the end, followed by a label with title and a seal, ink, color, and gold More ...

Kazak Prayer Rug

Kazak Prayer Rug

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
594
Sold for:
$584$475

Kazak Prayer Rug, Southern Caucasus, c. 1900, 4 ft. 11 in. x 2 ft. 9 in. More ...

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1541
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Calligraphy, China, in the manner of Lin Shanzhi, in cursive script, dated and signed with two seals, 39 3/4 x 14 in. More ...

Vere Carved Wood Male Figure

Vere Carved Wood Male Figure

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Vere Carved Wood Male Figure, Nigeria, the standing figure with penetrating gaze, on a wood base, ht. 28 1/2 in. Provenance: Pace Primitive, New York. More ...

Large Bronze Gallery Clock

Large Bronze Gallery Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
133
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Large Bronze Gallery Clock, early 20th century, cast bezel of fruit and flowers surrounds the 17-in. silvered dial with applied roman numerals, all flanked by dolphins and on a stepped plinth, More ...

Kazak Prayer Rug

Kazak Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Kazak Prayer Rug, Southern Caucasus, c. 1880, 5 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 3 in. Provenance: The estate of Ed Safarian. More ...

Shirvan Prayer Rug

Shirvan Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Shirvan Prayer Rug, Caucasus, c. 1870, 5 ft. x 3 ft. 10 in. Provenance: The estate of Ed Safarian. More ...

Akstafa Prayer Rug

Akstafa Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Akstafa Prayer Rug, Caucasus, c. 1890, 5 ft. 8 in. x 3 ft. More ...

Marasali Shirvan Prayer Rug

Marasali Shirvan Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
239
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Marasali Shirvan Prayer Rug, Caucasus, c. 1890, 5 ft. 1 in. x 4 ft. Provenance: A private New England collection formed in the 1960s. More ...

Marasali Prayer Rug

Marasali Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$308$250

Marasali Prayer Rug, Caucasus, c. 1870, 6 ft. x 3 ft. 11 in. More ...

Makri Prayer Rug

Makri Prayer Rug

Auction:
3004B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Apr 25, 2017
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$923$750

Makri Prayer Rug, Southwestern Anatolia, c. 1850, 6 ft. 6 in. x 4 ft. 3 in. More ...

Baluch Prayer Rug

Baluch Prayer Rug

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1960
Sold for:
$123$100

Baluch Prayer Rug, Iran, c. 1920, 4 ft. 6 in. x 3 ft. More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$677$550

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy, China, ink on paper, cursive calligraphy by Chen Shiyu, inscribed "Gift to Mr. Wang An from Zhang Weifang," 48 x 26 in. More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy, China, in the manner of Zhu Ruzhen (1870-1943), in cursive script, inscribed and signed "Zhu Ruzhen" with two artist seals, "Zhu Ruzhen yin" and "Yiyuan," ink on paper, More ...

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Hanging Scroll Calligraphy, China, after Xu Shizhang (1889-1954), written in semi-cursive script in eight lines, dated "jiaxu" (1934) and signed with six seals, ink on paper, calligraphy 53 1/4 x 8 More ...