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Gracián y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658) The Courtiers Manual Oracle, or the Art of Prudence.

Gracián y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658) The Courtiers Manual Oracle, or the Art of Prudence.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$861$700

Gracián y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658) The Courtiers Manual Oracle, or the Art of Prudence. London: by M. Flesher, for Abel Swalle, 1685. First English edition, a translation of Gracián y More ...

Joe Tilson (British, b. 1928)      Proscinemi, Dodona, Oracle of Zeus

Joe Tilson (British, b. 1928) Proscinemi, Dodona, Oracle of Zeus

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$677$550

Joe Tilson (British, b. 1928) Proscinemi, Dodona, Oracle of Zeus, 1978, edition of 71, published by Waddington Graphics, London. Signed and dated "Tilson 1978" in pencil l.r., numbered "51/71" More ...

Rex Jesse Ashlock (American, 1918-1999)      Two Grisaille Paintings on Paper: The Oracle

Rex Jesse Ashlock (American, 1918-1999) Two Grisaille Paintings on Paper: The Oracle

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$369$300

Rex Jesse Ashlock (American, 1918-1999) Two Grisaille Paintings on Paper: The Oracle and Stele. The Oracle (Song without Words) signed and dated "Rex/60" l.l., titled and numbered "...31P" on the More ...

Six Early Printed Books, Continental and English.

Six Early Printed Books, Continental and English.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$369$300

Six Early Printed Books, Continental and English. Including: Bartoli's La Ricreatione del Savio, Venice: Pezzana, 1669, 12mo, engraved title, bound in full contemporary limp parchment, ffep torn More ...

Bromhall, Thomas (fl. circa 1658) A Treatise of Specters. Or, an History of Apparitions, Oracles, Prophecies, and Predictions.

Bromhall, Thomas (fl. circa 1658) A Treatise of Specters. Or, an History of Apparitions, Oracles, Prophecies, and Predictions.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Bromhall, Thomas (fl. circa 1658) A Treatise of Specters. Or, an History of Apparitions, Oracles, Prophecies, and Predictions. London: Printed by John Streater, dwelling in Well-Yard, near the More ...

Six Early Printed Books, Continental and English.

Six Early Printed Books, Continental and English.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1091
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Six Early Printed Books, Continental and English. Including: Bartoli's La Ricreatione del Savio, Venice: Pezzana, 1669, 12mo, engraved title, bound in full contemporary limp parchment, ffep torn More ...

French Drama and Literature, 18th Century, Six Volumes.

French Drama and Literature, 18th Century, Six Volumes.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$123$100

French Drama and Literature, 18th Century, Six Volumes. Including: Oeuvres Complettes de M. L'Abee de Voisenon, Paris: Chez Moutard, 1781, nicely bound in five octavo volumes, gilt-tooled spines, More ...

The Athenian Oracle: Being an Entire Collection of all the Valuable Questions and Answers in the Old Athenian Mercuries.

The Athenian Oracle: Being an Entire Collection of all the Valuable Questions and Answers in the Old Athenian Mercuries.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1278
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The Athenian Oracle: Being an Entire Collection of all the Valuable Questions and Answers in the Old Athenian Mercuries. London: Bell, 1706. Volume one only of three, octavo, text printed in two More ...

Fine Senufo Oracle Figure

Fine Senufo Oracle Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
142
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Fine Senufo Oracle Figure, kafigelejo, the wooden figure overlaid by a textured cloth with two eyeholes; arms outstretched, large feet, and crown affixed with feathers (some feather loss), ht. 12 More ...

Eleven Books on Tibetan Art

Eleven Books on Tibetan Art

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$62$50

Eleven Books on Tibetan Art, Rubin Museum of Art, Collection Highlights; Nebesky-Wojkowitz, Oracles and Demons of Tibet; Clark, Two Lamaistic Pantheons, Paragon one-volume reprint, 1965; Pal, Tibet: More ...

Kilikanoon Oracle Shiraz 1999, 6 bottles

Kilikanoon Oracle Shiraz 1999, 6 bottles

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1640
Sold for:
$123$100

Kilikanoon Oracle Shiraz 1999 Australia 6 bottles More ...

Marianna Pineda (1925-1996) Seated Oracle Sculpture

Marianna Pineda (1925-1996) Seated Oracle Sculpture

Auction:
2912M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 23, 2016
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$431$350

Marianna Pineda (1925-1996) Seated Oracle Sculpture Patinated bronze Massachusetts, mid-20th century Female figure with her head thrown back seated precariously on a tripod stool, incised mark More ...

Calligraphy Couplet

Calligraphy Couplet

Auction:
2885B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 19, 2016
Lot:
498
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Calligraphy Couplet, China, John Way (1921-2012) [Wei Letang], two five-character calligraphy works written in regular script, together meaning "Fragrance of orchids fills the greenhouse; Bright More ...

Three Fan Calligraphy Paintings

Three Fan Calligraphy Paintings

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
1962
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Fan Calligraphy Paintings, China, 20th century, one written in semi-cursive script on round fabric, signed "Wu Junqing Changshuo" with a seal, matted, calligraphy dia. 9; one written in oracle More ...

Yixing Covered Teapot

Yixing Covered Teapot

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$185$150

Yixing Covered Teapot, China, rectangular with rounded sides and D-shape handle, medium-thick walls of purplish-brown clay, decorated with incised bamboo on one side and calligraphy in oracle script More ...

Three Fan Calligraphy Paintings

Three Fan Calligraphy Paintings

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
533
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Three Fan Calligraphy Paintings, China, 20th century, one written in semi-cursive script on round fabric, signed "Wu Junqing Changshuo" with a seal, matted, calligraphy dia. 9; one written in oracle More ...

Fan Calligraphy

Fan Calligraphy

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
534
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Fan Calligraphy, China, 19th/20th century, written in oracle script on round paper, signed "Wu Dacheng" with a seal, mounted on silk, calligraphy dia. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Modern Firsts by Female Writers, Thirteen Novels in Twenty Volumes

Modern Firsts by Female Writers, Thirteen Novels in Twenty Volumes

Auction:
2842M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2015
Lot:
476
Sold for:
$25$20

Modern Firsts by Female Writers, Thirteen Novels in Twenty Volumes, twelve volumes by Margaret Atwood: two True Stories, six Dancing Girls, two Bodily Harm, a Lady Oracle, and The Handmaid's Tale; More ...

Josef Presser (American, 1907-1967)      Orpheus

Josef Presser (American, 1907-1967) Orpheus

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Josef Presser (American, 1907-1967) Orpheus or Oracle Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, minor cracks to paint surface. Exhibitions: More ...

Handscroll Depicting Women Bathing Boys

Handscroll Depicting Women Bathing Boys

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Handscroll Depicting Women Bathing Boys, China, after Qiu Ying (1494-1552), depicting an interior scene with women including a maid bathing a baby boy in a tub, with two collector's seals, signed, More ...

Two Stone Bi   Discs

Two Stone Bi Discs

Auction:
2780M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Feb 26, 2015
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Stone Bi Discs, China, one with openwork tianma and incised calligraphy in oracle script, yellow stone with russet markings; the other with a loose openwork inner ring secured to the outer ring More ...

Three Paintings and a Calligraphy

Three Paintings and a Calligraphy

Auction:
2780M
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Feb 26, 2015
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$338$275

Three Paintings and a Calligraphy, Japan, two sumi-e paintings, each depicting two bamboo stalks combined with a "bamboo" character, sealed; a painting depicting fish, shrimp, and crab with water More ...

Mixed

Mixed

Auction:
2758B
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 29, 2014
Lot:
682
Sold for:
$277$225

Mixed Miner Family Petite Sirah 2004 (1 mag) The Oracle 2004 (1 mag) bottle signed Napa 2 magnums More ...

Bamboo Libation Cup

Bamboo Libation Cup

Auction:
2736M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2014
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$185$150

Bamboo Libation Cup, China, 19th century, foliate form inscribed in oracle bone script, on the back a stylized stem with a separately carved "basket," ht. 2 in. Provenance: The estate of Peter More ...

Bamboo Libation Cup

Bamboo Libation Cup

Auction:
2719B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 26, 2014
Lot:
438
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Bamboo Libation Cup, China, 19th century, foliate form inscribed in oracle bone script, on the back a stylized stem with a separately carved "basket," ht. 2 in. Provenance: The estate of Peter More ...

Three Indonesian Shaman's Oracle Bones

Three Indonesian Shaman's Oracle Bones

Auction:
2705M
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 12, 2014
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$677$550

Three Indonesian Shaman's Oracle Bones, Batak, carved from buffalo ribs and with incised symbolic detail, lg. to 18 in. More ...

Six 1960s Family Dog, Concert, and Psychedelic-style Posters

Six 1960s Family Dog, Concert, and Psychedelic-style Posters

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
461
Sold for:
$486$400

Six 1960s Family Dog, Concert, and Psychedelic-style Posters, 1967, Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Mount Rushmore and Horns of More ...

Michael Rees (American, b. 1960)      Oracle

Michael Rees (American, b. 1960) Oracle

Auction:
2577B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 17, 2011
Lot:
728
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Michael Rees (American, b. 1960) Oracle, 1991 Unsigned. Wire, wood, wax, string, and paper construction, 24 x 20 x 24 in. Condition: Minor surface dust. Provenance: Purchased from 303 More ...

Gracian y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658)

Gracian y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$107$90

Gracian y Morales, Baltasar (1601-1658), The Courtier's Oracle; or, The Art of Prudence, London: Abel Swalle, 1694, contemporary calf, 8vo, (covers detached, title page with tears and losses, More ...

(Theater), Quarles, Francis (1592-1644)

(Theater), Quarles, Francis (1592-1644)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
719
Sold for:
$306$250

(Theater), Quarles, Francis (1592-1644), The Shepheards Oracles: Delivered in Certain Eglogues, London: printed for M.F. for John Marriot, et al, 1646, later limp vellum, 4to, (worming to back More ...