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Needlework Picture of President John F. Kennedy

Needlework Picture of President John F. Kennedy

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1617
Unsold
 

Needlework Picture of President John F. Kennedy, signed "Varma," c. 1963, meticulously detailed needlework bearing a strong resemblance to the official portrait of President Kennedy taken by Fabian More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
69
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Freire de Andrade, Jacinto (1597-1657) The Life of Dom John de Castro, the Fourth Vice-Roy of India. London: for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at his Shop at the Sign of the Anchor on the More ...

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money.

Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
110
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Locke, John (1632-1704) Further Considerations Concerning Raising the Value of Money. London: Printed for A. and J. Churchil at the Black Swan in Pater-Noster-Row, 1695. Second edition, octavo, More ...

Six Contemporary Carved and Painted Wood Birds

Six Contemporary Carved and Painted Wood Birds

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$615$500

Six Contemporary Carved and Painted Wood Birds, examples by Lacey, John Davis, Gibbs, Strong, Peltz, and Dudley, ht. to 5 1/4 in. More ...

Adams, Samuel (1722-1803) Document Signed, 11 September 1794, Military Appointment for Abiah Bliss Jr., (1768-1858) and an Archive of t

Adams, Samuel (1722-1803) Document Signed, 11 September 1794, Military Appointment for Abiah Bliss Jr., (1768-1858) and an Archive of t

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Adams, Samuel (1722-1803) Document Signed, 11 September 1794, Military Appointment for Abiah Bliss Jr., (1768-1858) and an Archive of the Bliss Family, 18th-19th Century. The Adams document printed More ...

Guy Pène du Bois (American, 1884-1958)      Portrait of Juliana Force

Guy Pène du Bois (American, 1884-1958) Portrait of Juliana Force

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Guy Pène du Bois (American, 1884-1958) Portrait of Juliana Force Signed "Guy Pène du Bois" l.r. Mixed media including watercolor and oil stick on paper, sight size 15 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. (38.7 x More ...

Attributed to Erastus Salisbury Field (Massachusetts/New York, c. 1805-1900), Pair of Portraits of the Reverend George Champlin Shepard

Attributed to Erastus Salisbury Field (Massachusetts/New York, c. 1805-1900), Pair of Portraits of the Reverend George Champlin Shepard

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
449
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Attributed to Erastus Salisbury Field (Massachusetts/New York, c. 1805-1900) Pair of Portraits of the Reverend George Champlin Shepard and His Wife Sally Inman Kast Shepard Unsigned. Oil on More ...

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859. Laid paper bifolium inscribed over four unlined pages, 8 x 10 in., with original sealed envelope. To Minnie More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) A Collection of Nine U.S. Military Telegraph Messages Related to Lincoln's Assassination.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) A Collection of Nine U.S. Military Telegraph Messages Related to Lincoln's Assassination.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) A Collection of Nine U.S. Military Telegraph Messages Related to Lincoln's Assassination. Washington, D.C.: Navy Yard, 14-15 April 1865. A series of nine handwritten More ...

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species  , First American Edition.

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species , First American Edition.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
218
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Darwin, Charles (1809-1882) On the Origin of Species, First American Edition. New York: Appleton, 1860. First American edition, in publisher's green textured cloth, stamped in blind, gilt-lettered More ...

Tennyson, Alfred Lord (1809-1892) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 August [1852].

Tennyson, Alfred Lord (1809-1892) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 August [1852].

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$431$350

Tennyson, Alfred Lord (1809-1892) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 August [1852]. Laid bifolium inscribed over three pages. To Charles de la Pryme, regarding the correspondent's protege, the poet Richard More ...

George Washington Single Malt Whisky 2012, 1 750ml bottle

George Washington Single Malt Whisky 2012, 1 750ml bottle

Auction:
2904B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Mar 29, 2016
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

George Washington Single Malt Whisky 2012 Virginia George Washington's Distillery, Mount Vernon, VA, limited edition, bottled 2015, bottle #1/30, "Inspired by the strong Scottish Influence on More ...

Louis Lang (New York, 1814-1893)    Portrait of the Honorable John Strong Rice

Louis Lang (New York, 1814-1893) Portrait of the Honorable John Strong Rice

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
684
Sold for:
$185$150

Louis Lang (New York, 1814-1893) Portrait of the Honorable John Strong Rice. Signed and dated "L. Lang 1855" l.l. Oil on canvas, 29 1/2 x 24 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime. More ...

Louis Lang (New York, 1814-1893)    Portrait of the Honorable John Strong Rice

Louis Lang (New York, 1814-1893) Portrait of the Honorable John Strong Rice

Auction:
2863M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2015
Lot:
599
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Louis Lang (New York, 1814-1893) Portrait of the Honorable John Strong Rice. Signed and dated "L. Lang 1855" l.l. Oil on canvas, 29 1/2 x 24 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime. More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document Signed as President, New York City, 4 August 1789.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document Signed as President, New York City, 4 August 1789.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document Signed as President, New York City, 4 August 1789. Typographically printed document on paper, headed, "George Washington, President of the United States of More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Boat-tailed Grackle  , Plate CLXXXVII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Boat-tailed Grackle , Plate CLXXXVII.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Boat-tailed Grackle, Plate CLXXXVII. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Hand-aquatinted copper-plate engraving, the sheet toned, with some More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Large Tailed Skunk, Male  , Plate CII.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Large Tailed Skunk, Male , Plate CII.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
339
Unsold
 

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Large Tailed Skunk, Male, Plate CII. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen, 1839-1844. Hand-colored lithograph on paper, More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Mocking Bird   [and] Rattlesnake ,  Plate 21.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Mocking Bird [and] Rattlesnake , Plate 21.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) The Mocking Bird [and] Rattlesnake, Plate 21. [from] Birds of America. London: R. Havell, 1826-1838. Hand-aquatinted copper-plate engraving, on J. Whatman paper 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 ...

Walnut Carved United States House of Representatives Desk

Walnut Carved United States House of Representatives Desk

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
593
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Walnut Carved United States House of Representatives Desk, Doe & Hazelton, Boston, after a design by Thomas Ustick Walter, c. 1857, the crest centering a carved union shield flanked by volutes above More ...

John Sartain (American, 1808-1897)      Abraham Lincoln

John Sartain (American, 1808-1897) Abraham Lincoln

Auction:
2680B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 27, 2013
Lot:
603
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John Sartain (American, 1808-1897) Abraham Lincoln, 1865, Bradley & Co., Philadelphia. Titled and credited below the image within the plate, mezzotint after photograph on paper, 10 3/8 x 9 in. More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Red Bird [and] Cerulean Warbler

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Red Bird [and] Cerulean Warbler

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$2,400$2,000

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Summer Red Bird [and] Cerulean Warbler, [from] Birds of America. London: R: Havell, 1826-1838. Two hand-colored engravings, plate numbers 44 and 48, both cut down More ...

Jack Butler Yeats (Irish, 1871-1957)      A Lane in Kerry

Jack Butler Yeats (Irish, 1871-1957) A Lane in Kerry

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$66,000$55,000

Jack Butler Yeats (Irish, 1871-1957) A Lane in Kerry, 1914 Signed "Jack B. Yeats" l.r., titled, dated, and inscribed ".../By Jack B. Yeats, R.H.A." on a partial label on the reverse. Oil on More ...

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788-1865) Double Portrait of the Ten Broeck Twins, Jacob Wessel Ten Broeck (1823-1896) and William Henry Ten

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788-1865) Double Portrait of the Ten Broeck Twins, Jacob Wessel Ten Broeck (1823-1896) and William Henry Ten

Auction:
2640B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2013
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$880,000$750,000

Ammi Phillips (American, 1788-1865) Double Portrait of the Ten Broeck Twins, Jacob Wessel Ten Broeck (1823-1896) and William Henry Ten Broeck (1823-1888), Aged 10 Years, Seated with a Bowl of More ...

Federal Carved Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Dressing Chest with Mirror

Federal Carved Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Dressing Chest with Mirror

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$312,000$260,000

Federal Carved Mahogany and Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Dressing Chest with Mirror, attributed to Thomas Seymour, probably with John Seymour, Boston, c. 1805-10, original brasses, refinished, (minor More ...

Five WWI Lithograph Posters

Five WWI Lithograph Posters

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$360$300

Five WWI Lithograph Posters, John E. Sheridan, Hey Fellows!; Dan Smith, Knowledge, 28 x 19 in.; David Stone Martin, Strong in the Strength of the Lord...; Arthur W. Brown, YMCA, For Your Boy; and More ...

Printed Documents Signed.

Printed Documents Signed.

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$425$350

Printed Documents Signed. Seven documents including two Commonwealth of Massachusetts military appointments printed and completed in manuscript from Sudbury, 1789 and Newburyport, 1794; a More ...

Seven 18th and 19th Century Leather-bound Book Titles

Seven 18th and 19th Century Leather-bound Book Titles

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1031A
Sold for:
$73$60

Seven 18th and 19th Century Leather-bound Book Titles, Gillies, The History of Ancient Greece, vol. I-IV, 1793; Waverley Novels, vol. I; and C.B. Taylor, Universal History of the United States of More ...

Seven 18th and 19th Century Leather-bound Book Titles

Seven 18th and 19th Century Leather-bound Book Titles

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2012
Lot:
543E
Unsold
 

Seven 18th and 19th Century Leather-bound Book Titles, Gillies, The History of Ancient Greece, vol. I-IV, 1793; Waverley Novels, vol. I; and C.B. Taylor, Universal History of the United States of More ...