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Diminutive Red-painted Maple Secretary Desk

Diminutive Red-painted Maple Secretary Desk

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
107
Estimate:
$8,000 - $12,000

Diminutive Red-painted Maple Secretary Desk, probably Salem, Massachusetts, c. 1750-70, with flattened removable arched bonnet with flame-carved finials, above the case with two paneled doors More ...

Miniature Carved Serpentine-front Scroll-top Desk/Bookcase

Miniature Carved Serpentine-front Scroll-top Desk/Bookcase

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
135
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Miniature Carved Serpentine-front Scroll-top Desk/Bookcase, Edwin R. King, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1939, the upper section with shaped recessed paneled doors opening to pigeonholes and deep More ...

Lieutenant Alexander McDonald's Kinman Silver Hilt Sword

Lieutenant Alexander McDonald's Kinman Silver Hilt Sword

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
203
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Lieutenant Alexander McDonald's Kinman Silver Hilt Sword, c. 1780, silver hilt with a lion pommel, silver wire-wrapped grip, counter-guard marked on the bottom with proof marks and "WK," blade More ...

Miniature Chippendale-style Brass-decorated Walnut Secretary

Miniature Chippendale-style Brass-decorated Walnut Secretary

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$86$70

Miniature Chippendale-style Brass-decorated Walnut Secretary, ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Biedermeier Maple Veneer Secretary Abattant

Biedermeier Maple Veneer Secretary Abattant

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$86$70

Biedermeier Maple Veneer Secretary Abattant, 19th century, (imperfections), ht. 59, wd. 43 1/2, dp. 19 3/4 in. More ...

Federal Bird's-eye Maple and Mahogany Veneer Glazed Secretary Bookcase

Federal Bird's-eye Maple and Mahogany Veneer Glazed Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Federal Bird's-eye Maple and Mahogany Veneer Glazed Secretary Bookcase, probably Massachusetts, c. 1800, with cresting centering a projecting demilune panel, above arched glazed doors, set into More ...

Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1640-1705) Signed Patent of Nobility, 5 May 1702.

Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1640-1705) Signed Patent of Nobility, 5 May 1702.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$400$325

Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor (1640-1705) Signed Patent of Nobility, 5 May 1702. Large quarto format manuscript on parchment, thirteen leaves, a grant of arms to Anna Else Hausen with her full-page More ...

Patent of Nobility, Carta Ejecutoria, Spain, 1776.

Patent of Nobility, Carta Ejecutoria, Spain, 1776.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Patent of Nobility, Carta Ejecutoria, Spain, 1776. Small folio format manuscript on parchment, twenty-seven leaves, large painted thematic title with seal of Carlos III (1716-1788) pasted to the More ...

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1535
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase, England, late 18th/early 19th century, stepped cornice, two glazed doors, two movable shelves, fall-front lid opens to interior with central door, eight small More ...

Confederate Secretary of War James Seddon Document

Confederate Secretary of War James Seddon Document

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1846
Sold for:
$172$140

Confederate Secretary of War James Seddon Document, c. 1863, framed document signed by Confederate Secretary of War James A. Seddon, on Confederate war Department stationary and dated January 7, More ...

Pine Secretary Desk

Pine Secretary Desk

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1479
Sold for:
$461$375

Pine Secretary Desk, made by Moses B. Walker, Westbrook, Maine, c. 1840, the upper section with cornice above two six-light cupboard doors opening to shelves, above two short drawers, set into the More ...

Engraved Presentation "Peace Treaty Paper-Weight,"

Engraved Presentation "Peace Treaty Paper-Weight,"

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1131
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Engraved Presentation "Peace Treaty Paper-Weight," c. 1915, according to the inscription, this paperweight was made from the scabbard of a sword used for Plowshare, and was given to Cary Bok by the More ...

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856.

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1001B
Sold for:
$677$550

Barnum, Phineas T. (1810-1891) Two Autograph Letters Signed, 1856. Both letters likely addressed to the Reverend Bishop Samuel Fallows (1835-1922), Head of the Reformed Episcopal Church in the More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844. Single leaf secretarial document authorizing Lloyd Selby to deliver the results (in triplicate) of Mississippi's presidential vote to More ...

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Note Signed 2 December 1880.

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Note Signed 2 December 1880.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1014A
Sold for:
$246$200

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Note Signed 2 December 1880. Single leaf of wove writing paper with "Mentor, Ohio" printed at the top, in a secretarial hand, inscribed over one page, to an attorney More ...

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Three Typed Letters Signed, 1925-1927.

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Three Typed Letters Signed, 1925-1927.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1017
Sold for:
$246$200

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Three Typed Letters Signed, 1925-1927. A series of letters addressed to Ernest Lester Jones (1876-1929), hydrographic and geodetic engineer and Superintendent of the U.S. More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Autograph Letter Signed as Secretary of State, Philadelphia, 5 November 1793.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Autograph Letter Signed as Secretary of State, Philadelphia, 5 November 1793.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Autograph Letter Signed as Secretary of State, Philadelphia, 5 November 1793. Single laid bifolium inscribed over one page, with address panel on outer verso of the More ...

Morgan, James (fl. circa 1920) Small Archive of Received Correspondence, American Presidents, Authors, and Others.

Morgan, James (fl. circa 1920) Small Archive of Received Correspondence, American Presidents, Authors, and Others.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Morgan, James (fl. circa 1920) Small Archive of Received Correspondence, American Presidents, Authors, and Others. Including letters from the following people: Theodore Roosevelt, typed letter More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1029
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Seventeen Typed Letters Signed, 1916-1919. A series of letters addressed to Ernest Lester Jones (1876-1929), hydrographic and geodetic engineer and More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Eleanor (1884-1962), and Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Signed Letters and Approximately Thirty Others, 1915-1955. Including: typed letter signed from Teddy Roosevelt, More ...

Italian or Argentine School, 20th Century      Portrait of Giuseppe Garibaldi

Italian or Argentine School, 20th Century Portrait of Giuseppe Garibaldi

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$25$20

Italian or Argentine School, 20th Century Portrait of Giuseppe Garibaldi. Unsigned, with a lithographic signature of Garibaldi l.c., and with an inscription in ink from the Secretary of the More ...

Biedermeier Maple Veneer Secretary Abattant

Biedermeier Maple Veneer Secretary Abattant

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1023
Unsold
 

Biedermeier Maple Veneer Secretary Abattant, 19th century, (imperfections), ht. 59, wd. 43 1/2, dp. 19 3/4 in. More ...

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
482
Unsold
 

Georgian Mahogany Secretary Bookcase, England, late 18th/early 19th century, stepped cornice, two glazed doors, two movable shelves, fall-front lid opens to interior with central door, eight small More ...

Dutch Mahogany-veneered Marquetry Secretary Bookcase

Dutch Mahogany-veneered Marquetry Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$984$800

Dutch Mahogany-veneered Marquetry Secretary Bookcase, 19th century, oak secondary wood, upper case of arched top over single glazed door, glazed sides, two sets of shelves (two glass and two wood), More ...

Dutch Walnut-veneered Marquetry Secretary Bookcase

Dutch Walnut-veneered Marquetry Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
500
Sold for:
$923$750

Dutch Walnut-veneered Marquetry Secretary Bookcase, 19th century, oak secondary wood, upper case of arch cresting over single glazed door, glazed sides, two adjustable shelves, interior lined with More ...

Georgian-style Japanned Secretary Bookcase

Georgian-style Japanned Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
523
Sold for:
$861$700

Georgian-style Japanned Secretary Bookcase, England, late 19th century, oak secondary wood, dark green painted ground decorated with Asian landscape scenes and floral motifs, broken pediment with More ...

Diminutive Georgian-style Walnut- and Burl-veneered Secretary Bookcase

Diminutive Georgian-style Walnut- and Burl-veneered Secretary Bookcase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$185$150

Diminutive Georgian-style Walnut- and Burl-veneered Secretary Bookcase, England, late 20th century, upper case with arched top, single bevel-mirrored door opens to interior with three shelves, lower More ...

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$92,250$75,000

Society of the Cincinnati Tea Bowl and Saucer Made for and Owned by General Benjamin Lincoln, China, c. 1790, the side of the tea bowl and center of the saucer decorated with a depiction of the More ...

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)      Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$231,000$190,000

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York Unsigned, the subject identified in typed notes on the reverse. Oil on canvas laid More ...

Hollow-cut Silhouette Reportedly of William Henry Seward, Secretary of State Under President Abraham Lincoln

Hollow-cut Silhouette Reportedly of William Henry Seward, Secretary of State Under President Abraham Lincoln

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
330
Unsold
 

Hollow-cut Silhouette Reportedly of William Henry Seward, Secretary of State Under President Abraham Lincoln, America, 19th century, the silhouette facing to the left with white collar and shirt, More ...