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Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China.

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Daniell, Thomas (1749-1840) & William (1769-1837) A Picturesque Voyage to India by Way of China. London: for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1810 Oblong folio, illustrated with fifty hand-colored More ...

Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) Israel in Egypt, an Oratorio, in Score, as it was Originally Composed.

Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) Israel in Egypt, an Oratorio, in Score, as it was Originally Composed.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$738$600

Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) Israel in Egypt, an Oratorio, in Score, as it was Originally Composed. [London]: for William Randall, [1770]. Folio, engraved frontispiece portrait (paper repair More ...

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991)      Red Samurai

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) Red Samurai

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) Red Samurai, plate 21 from the Octavio Paz Suite, 1988, proof outside of the edition of 20, published by The Limited Editions Club, New York (Dedalus, 408; More ...

Letterpress Printing, a Collection of Broadsides and Other Ephemera Printed by Adrian Wilson (1923-1988), 1940s-50s.

Letterpress Printing, a Collection of Broadsides and Other Ephemera Printed by Adrian Wilson (1923-1988), 1940s-50s.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
185
Unsold
 

Letterpress Printing, a Collection of Broadsides and Other Ephemera Printed by Adrian Wilson (1923-1988), 1940s-50s. An archive of approximately forty pieces, most related to The Interplayers More ...

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1283
Sold for:
$135$110

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List, Worcester, Massachusetts, c. 1870s, advertising more than a dozen different vessel forms and noting the different sizes in which each is More ...

Brooks, John (1752-1825) A Proclamation for Promulgating the Amendments to the Constitution.

Brooks, John (1752-1825) A Proclamation for Promulgating the Amendments to the Constitution.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1111
Sold for:
$185$150

Brooks, John (1752-1825) A Proclamation for Promulgating the Amendments to the Constitution. [Boston: publisher not identified], 1821. Letterpress broadside printed on laid paper, text in two More ...

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List

F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
123
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F.B. Norton & Co. Printed Illustrated Stoneware Price List, Worcester, Massachusetts, c. 1870s, advertising more than a dozen different vessel forms and noting the different sizes in which each is More ...

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973)      Two Unframed Posters: Picasso Estampes

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Two Unframed Posters: Picasso Estampes

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$185$150

After Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973) Two Unframed Posters: Picasso Estampes and Vallauris: Dix Ans de Céramique de Picasso, 1958, Estampes edition of 700, Céramique edition of 1,000, 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 ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signed Military Commission, 20 February 1801.

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signed Military Commission, 20 February 1801.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signed Military Commission, 20 February 1801. Letterpress document printed on parchment and fulfilled by hand, appointing Pearson Titcomb Lieutenant in the second Regiment of More ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$738$600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

Madison, James (1751-1863) Ship's Papers Signed, 22 March 1809.

Madison, James (1751-1863) Ship's Papers Signed, 22 March 1809.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$615$500

Madison, James (1751-1863) Ship's Papers Signed, 22 March 1809. Two sections of four (English and Dutch) from a four-language ship's passport, on paper, letterpress typography completed by hand, More ...

Morris, Robert (1734-1806) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 November 1794.

Morris, Robert (1734-1806) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 November 1794.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Morris, Robert (1734-1806) Signed Stock Certificate, 28 November 1794. Philadelphia: Zachariah Poulson, Junior, [n.d., circa 1794.] Folio laid paper bifolium printed by letterpress and fulfilled by More ...

Collection of Letterpress Wood Blocks

Collection of Letterpress Wood Blocks

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$74$60

Collection of Letterpress Wood Blocks, early 20th century, assorted size numerals and letters, over 200 blocks. More ...

Indenture, Sheffield, England, 26 September 1861

Indenture, Sheffield, England, 26 September 1861

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1754
Sold for:
$62$50

Indenture, Sheffield, England, 26 September 1861, pre-printed letterpress indenture fulfilled by hand, binding Edwin Eagle to seven years apprenticeship to Arthur John Stones, signed by Stones, his More ...

Basilius Besler (German, 1561-1629)      Two Botanical Prints of Caryophyllus Multiplex

Basilius Besler (German, 1561-1629) Two Botanical Prints of Caryophyllus Multiplex

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1370
Sold for:
$221$180

Basilius Besler (German, 1561-1629) Two Botanical Prints of Caryophyllus Multiplex, from Hortus Eystettensis, 1613. Hand-colored copper plate engravings on paper with letterpress text on the More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) Legal Document Signed, 5 April 1774.

Adams, John (1735-1826) Legal Document Signed, 5 April 1774.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Adams, John (1735-1826) Legal Document Signed, 5 April 1774. Folio sheet with letterpress printing, inscribed on both sides. Regarding a suit brought against Boston bookbinder William MacAlpine by More ...

Indenture, Sheffield, England, 26 September 1861

Indenture, Sheffield, England, 26 September 1861

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
96
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Indenture, Sheffield, England, 26 September 1861, pre-printed letterpress indenture fulfilled by hand, binding Edwin Eagle to seven years apprenticeship to Arthur John Stones, signed by Stones, his More ...

Catton, Charles (1728-1798) Thirty-Six Animals, Drawn from Nature, and Engraved in Aqua-Tinta.

Catton, Charles (1728-1798) Thirty-Six Animals, Drawn from Nature, and Engraved in Aqua-Tinta.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Catton, Charles (1728-1798) Thirty-Six Animals, Drawn from Nature, and Engraved in Aqua-Tinta. New Haven: Reprinted by S. Converse, for H. Howe, 1825. First American edition, oblong folio, images More ...

Gully, John (1819-1888) New Zealand Scenery Chromo-Lithographed after Original Water-Color Drawings, with Descriptive Letterpress by Dr

Gully, John (1819-1888) New Zealand Scenery Chromo-Lithographed after Original Water-Color Drawings, with Descriptive Letterpress by Dr

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$369$300

Gully, John (1819-1888) New Zealand Scenery Chromo-Lithographed after Original Water-Color Drawings, with Descriptive Letterpress by Dr. Julius von Haast. London: Marcus Ward & Co., 1877. Folio, More ...

Lewis, James Otto (1799-1858) The Aboriginal Port Folio.

Lewis, James Otto (1799-1858) The Aboriginal Port Folio.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Lewis, James Otto (1799-1858) The Aboriginal Port Folio. Philadelphia: Lehman & Duval, 1835-1836. Folio, illustrated with seventy-two hand-colored lithographs, bound without the three letterpress More ...

Shelley, George (1666-1736) The Second Part of Natural Writing.

Shelley, George (1666-1736) The Second Part of Natural Writing.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$277$225

Shelley, George (1666-1736) The Second Part of Natural Writing. London: by the Author, George Bickham sculpt., [1714]. Oblong folio, three engraved leaves, six pages of letterpress, thirty engraved More ...

de Hooghe, Romeyn (1645-1708) Paye qui Tombe: Die eerst valt betaelt de Speelman, die laest, de Kosten.

de Hooghe, Romeyn (1645-1708) Paye qui Tombe: Die eerst valt betaelt de Speelman, die laest, de Kosten.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$523$425

de Hooghe, Romeyn (1645-1708) Paye qui Tombe: Die eerst valt betaelt de Speelman, die laest, de Kosten. Amsterdam: J. van Egmont, [c. 1689]. Large folio broadside with etching printed at the top, More ...

Shaker Seed Packets

Shaker Seed Packets

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Shaker Seed Packets, Shirley, Massachusetts, and Canterbury, New Hampshire, twenty-seven letterpress printed packets including pepper, cucumber squash, Winnigstadt cabbage, white beet, and yellow More ...

Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) and John Bennett (fl. 1770-1784) The Theatre of War in North America, with the Roads and a Table of the Dista

Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) and John Bennett (fl. 1770-1784) The Theatre of War in North America, with the Roads and a Table of the Dista

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1358
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) and John Bennett (fl. 1770-1784) The Theatre of War in North America, with the Roads and a Table of the Distances. London: March 20, 1776. Copper-plate engraved map on More ...

Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) and John Bennett (fl. 1770-1784) The Theatre of War in North America, with the Roads and a Table of the Dista

Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) and John Bennett (fl. 1770-1784) The Theatre of War in North America, with the Roads and a Table of the Dista

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
404
Unsold
 

Sayer, Robert (1725-1794) and John Bennett (fl. 1770-1784) The Theatre of War in North America, with the Roads and a Table of the Distances. London: March 20, 1776. Copper-plate engraved map on More ...

The Imperial Cycolpedia of Machinery   Book

The Imperial Cycolpedia of Machinery Book

Auction:
2842M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2015
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$185$150

The Imperial Cycolpedia of Machinery Book, by "William Johnson Esqr. Assoc. Inst. C.E. Mem. Inst. Mech.. Eng.," with descriptive letterpress, an essay on the steam engine, and a history of the More ...

Carl Van Vechten (American, 1880-1964)      Three Portraits from the Portfolio O, Write My Name  : Paul Robeson

Carl Van Vechten (American, 1880-1964) Three Portraits from the Portfolio O, Write My Name : Paul Robeson

Auction:
2839T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 02, 2015
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$431$350

Carl Van Vechten (American, 1880-1964) Three Portraits from the Portfolio O, Write My Name: Paul Robeson, Marian Anderson, and Mahalia Jackson, 1933, 1947, and 1962, respectively, printed 1983, More ...

Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy (1738-1810) Description des Experiences de la Machine Aerostatique   de MM. de Montgolfier

Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy (1738-1810) Description des Experiences de la Machine Aerostatique de MM. de Montgolfier

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy (1738-1810) Description des Experiences de la Machine Aerostatique de MM. de Montgolfier. Paris: [no printer], 1784. Second Brussels edition, octavo, illustrated More ...

"Mall" of Printed Shaker Herb and Plant Labels

"Mall" of Printed Shaker Herb and Plant Labels

Auction:
2731M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 15, 2014
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$400$325

"Mall" of Printed Shaker Herb and Plant Labels, New Lebanon, 19th century, black ink letterpress on colored paper bound with string on one edge, sixteen full pages with seven labels on each, and More ...