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John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
112
Sold for:
$154$125

John Harrison Commemorative Stamps and Cards, David Penney and Howard Brown, four stamps with David Penney signature, outer stock card reading "Marine Timekeepers/Royal Mail/Mint Stamps," and four More ...

Five Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoys

Five Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoys

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$185$150

Five Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoys, including one with a Mackey Collection stamp and one stamped "WEK," lg. to 21 in. More ...

American School, 20th Century      Two Casting/Model Photographs of Randolph Jack

American School, 20th Century Two Casting/Model Photographs of Randolph Jack

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1040
Unsold
 

American School, 20th Century Two Casting/Model Photographs of Randolph Jack, from the Hartford Agency, New York. Agency stamps with Jack's measurements inscribed on the verso. Gelatin silver More ...

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)      Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1051
Unsold
 

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy, and Walter Gropius, 1949, 1952, 1952, and 1958, respectively, printed later. Hope More ...

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, and Diamond Bracelet

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, and Diamond Bracelet

Auction:
3215T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 04, 2019
Lot:
1291
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, and Diamond Bracelet, France, with rose-cut diamond Greek key motif, engraved accents, 25.0 dwt, lg. adjustable, maker's mark and guarantee stamps. More ...

Mocha Barrel-shaped Jug

Mocha Barrel-shaped Jug

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$615$500

Mocha Barrel-shaped Jug, England, c. 1830, with multiple spaced blue slip bands bracketing rouletted rows of beads on white, all between green-glazed herringbone rouletting at the top and base, More ...

Hindenburg First Flight Stamped Envelope and a Group of World Stamps

Hindenburg First Flight Stamped Envelope and a Group of World Stamps

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2185
Sold for:
$135$110

Hindenburg First Flight Stamped Envelope and a Group of World Stamps, including a registered mail envelope from 1941 with thirteen Gilbert & Ellice Islands stamps, and two books of world stamps, More ...

Sheet of Twenty-five Cinderella Stamps for the 1913 International Philatelic Exhibition

Sheet of Twenty-five Cinderella Stamps for the 1913 International Philatelic Exhibition

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2186
Sold for:
$37$30

Sheet of Twenty-five Cinderella Stamps for the 1913 International Philatelic Exhibition, printed by the Hamilton Bank Note Co., sheet size 10 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. More ...

Group of Mostly Chinese Stamps

Group of Mostly Chinese Stamps

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2188
Sold for:
$209$170

Group of Mostly Chinese Stamps, including six sets, 1992-97. More ...

Group of Stamps and Envelopes

Group of Stamps and Envelopes

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2189
Sold for:
$308$250

Group of Stamps and Envelopes, including first day covers from the 1930s and on, Postal Stationery, many National Air Mail Week envelopes, two stock books containing new and used U.S. stamps, More ...

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987)      S & H Green Stamps

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Andy Warhol (American, 1928-1987) S & H Green Stamps, 1965, from the edition of 6,000 issued as an invitation, printed by Eugene Feldman, Philadelphia, published by the Institute of Contemporary More ...

Louis Faurer (American, 1916-2001)      Freudian Woman, New York City

Louis Faurer (American, 1916-2001) Freudian Woman, New York City

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$615$500

Louis Faurer (American, 1916-2001) Freudian Woman, New York City, 1947, printed later. Signed, dated, and inscribed "Louis Faurer...N.Y.C." in pencil on the mount verso. Gelatin silver print More ...

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924)      Vernacular Image Still Life

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Vernacular Image Still Life

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Vernacular Image Still Life, 1950s, printed later. Signed "Robert Frank" in ink l.r., "COPYRIGHT © Robert Frank" stamp inscribed "Robert Frank 1980" in ink on the More ...

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924)      Paris

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Paris

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Paris, 1950, printed later. Signed "Robert Frank" in ink l.r., titled and dated in ink l.l., "COPYRIGHT © Robert Frank" stamp inscribed "Robert Frank 1979" in ink More ...

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924)      Interior with Chandelier

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Interior with Chandelier

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Interior with Chandelier, 1950s, printed later. Signed "Robert Frank" in ink on the verso l.r., "COPYRIGHT © Robert Frank" stamp inscribed "Robert Frank 1980" in More ...

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924)      Workers in Hard Hats

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Workers in Hard Hats

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
128
Unsold
 

Robert Frank (Swiss, b. 1924) Workers in Hard Hats, 1950-60s, printed later. Signed "Robert Frank" in ink on the verso l.r., "COPYRIGHT © Robert Frank" stamp inscribed "Robert Frank 1980" in More ...

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$172$140

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera, including an 1869 order from postmaster Milton Mills requesting stamps, an 1863 War Department general orders pamphlet, and general correspondence. More ...

Approximately 185 19th Century Stamps with Fancy Cancellations.     Estimate $20-200

Approximately 185 19th Century Stamps with Fancy Cancellations. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3190T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1199
Sold for:
$74$60

Approximately 185 19th Century Stamps with Fancy Cancellations. More ...

Group of Mostly American Commemorative Stamps and First Day Covers.     Estimate $20-200

Group of Mostly American Commemorative Stamps and First Day Covers. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1225A
Sold for:
$37$30

Group of Mostly American Commemorative Stamps and First Day Covers. More ...

Antique Gold and Agate Cameo

Antique Gold and Agate Cameo

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$308$250

Antique Gold and Agate Cameo, France, depicting a maiden in profile, maker's mark and guarantee stamps, lg. 2 in. More ...

Eng Tay (Malaysian, b. 1947)      Wedding Melody

Eng Tay (Malaysian, b. 1947) Wedding Melody

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1376
Unsold
 

Eng Tay (Malaysian, b. 1947) Wedding Melody. Signed and dated "Eng Tay '83..." and with the artist's dry stamp l.r., titled l.c., numbered "37/125" l.l., identified on certificates from More ...

Lafayette, Marquis de (1757-1834) Autograph Letter Signed, La Grange, 18 September 1811.

Lafayette, Marquis de (1757-1834) Autograph Letter Signed, La Grange, 18 September 1811.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$523$425

Lafayette, Marquis de (1757-1834) Autograph Letter Signed, La Grange, 18 September 1811. Laid folio-format bifolium inscribed over the top half of one sheet to French Minster of the Interior More ...

Fourteen Pewter Items

Fourteen Pewter Items

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$154$125

Fourteen Pewter Items, five molds: Washington, an airplane, an egg, a locomotive, and a toy soldier; two stamps, a measure, and six demitasse spoons. More ...

Carved Wood Head of Man

Carved Wood Head of Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$615$500

Carved Wood Head of Man, 19th century, traces of gilt in face, indistinct stamp below right ear, and branded "22 1/4," ht. 9 1/4 in., on custom stand. The Marvill Collection More ...

Slip-decorated Pitcher and Bowl

Slip-decorated Pitcher and Bowl

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1666
Sold for:
$523$425

Slip-decorated Pitcher and Bowl, England, early 19th century, the pitcher with earthworm and cat's eye pattern against a gray/green slip field, blued bands, rouletting and applied handle with More ...

18kt Gold, Platinum, and Diamond Earclips

18kt Gold, Platinum, and Diamond Earclips

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

18kt Gold, Platinum, and Diamond Earclips, France, c. 1950s, set with full-cut diamonds, lg. 1 1/4 in., maker's mark and guarantee stamps. More ...

George Tooker (American, 1920-2011)      Un Ballo in Maschera

George Tooker (American, 1920-2011) Un Ballo in Maschera

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$800$650

George Tooker (American, 1920-2011) Un Ballo in Maschera, 1983, edition of 250, published by the Metropolitan Opera Association, New York, and Circle Fine Art, Chicago, printed by American More ...

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979)      Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
132
Unsold
 

Philippe Halsman (American, 1906-1979) Four Works: Portraits of Bob Hope, Tallulah Bankhead, John F. Kennedy, and Walter Gropius, 1949, 1952, 1952, and 1958, respectively, printed later. Hope More ...

Antique Hardstone Cameo Brooch

Antique Hardstone Cameo Brooch

Auction:
3136T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2018
Lot:
1017
Unsold
 

Antique Hardstone Cameo Brooch, depicting a maiden with upswept hair, braided frame with engraved accents, 1 7/8 x 1 1/2 in., French import stamps. More ...

.800 Gold Necklace

.800 Gold Necklace

Auction:
3136T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2018
Lot:
1404
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

.800 Gold Necklace, Portugal, composed of fancy links, 41.9 dwt, guarantee stamps, lg. 30 in. More ...