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Norman Wilfred Lewis (American, 1909-1979)      Abstract

Norman Wilfred Lewis (American, 1909-1979) Abstract

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$183,000$150,000

Norman Wilfred Lewis (American, 1909-1979) Abstract Signed and dated "NORMAN LEWIS. 66" l.l. Oil on canvas, 38 x 56 in. (96.5 x 142.2 cm), unstretched, unframed. Condition: Prominent More ...

Cased Travel Cocktail Shaker

Cased Travel Cocktail Shaker

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1296
Sold for:
$74$60

Cased Travel Cocktail Shaker, Meriden S.P. Co., late 19th/early 20th century, the covered cardboard case houses a cocktail shaker which can be screwed together for use, a corkscrew snapped into the More ...

Stack of Four Oval Shaker Pantry Boxes

Stack of Four Oval Shaker Pantry Boxes

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1341
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Stack of Four Oval Shaker Pantry Boxes, America, 19th century, with finger-lapped seams secured with copper tacks, wd. to 11 1/2 in. More ...

Shaker Handled Carrier

Shaker Handled Carrier

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1722
Sold for:
$369$300

Shaker Handled Carrier, 19th century, the oval box and lid with finger-lapped seam secured with copper tacks, with bentwood handle, remnants of yellow paint, ht. 5, wd. 13 1/2, dp. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Cased Travel Cocktail Shaker

Cased Travel Cocktail Shaker

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1044
Unsold
 

Cased Travel Cocktail Shaker, Meriden S.P. Co., late 19th/early 20th century, the covered cardboard case houses a cocktail shaker which can be screwed together for use, a corkscrew snapped into the More ...

Modern Cocktail Shaker and Cordial Set

Modern Cocktail Shaker and Cordial Set

Auction:
3258T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 29, 2019
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$62$50

Modern Cocktail Shaker and Cordial Set, probably Park Sherman, mid-20th century, comprising a pump liquor dispenser and six shot glasses, and a similar cocktail shaker, together with a light blue 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 ...

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
109
Unsold
 

Rare Quatrefoil Design Shaker Covered Basket, Harriet Goodwin, Alfred, Maine, c. 1880-1900, the finely woven basket with intricate quatrefoil pattern on the shallow lid stitched to the body in the More ...

Yellow-painted Shaker Spit Box

Yellow-painted Shaker Spit Box

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Yellow-painted Shaker Spit Box, America, 19th century, with finger-lapped seam and narrow applied rim, secured with copper tacks, ht. 3 1/8, dia. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Yellow-painted Oval Shaker Pantry Box

Yellow-painted Oval Shaker Pantry Box

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Yellow-painted Oval Shaker Pantry Box, America, 19th century, with finger-lapped seam secured by copper tacks, ht. 2 1/8, wd. 5 3/4 in. Provenance: Collection of Hazel Hayes; from Clarissa More ...

Two Boxes of Books on American Folk Art

Two Boxes of Books on American Folk Art

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1580
Sold for:
$49$40

Two Boxes of Books on American Folk Art, including books on the Pennsylvania Dutch traditions and Shakers. More ...

Fourteen Golf-related Decorative Items

Fourteen Golf-related Decorative Items

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1996
Sold for:
$246$200

Fourteen Golf-related Decorative Items, including a Meriden white metal cocktail shaker and four cups, and a sterling-mounted engraved glass shaker of the "19th Hole," ht. to 12 in. More ...

The Movement.

The Movement.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$584$475

The Movement. San Francisco: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee of California, 1965-1969. Approximately thirty-six issues of the leftist newsprint journal, earlier issues with text, later More ...

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
872
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Abigail Scott Duniway Oregon Equal Suffrage Association Silk Banner, Portland, Oregon, 1912, the deep yellow banner inscribed in watercolor script "Progress!!!/Oregon/Next/Abagail [sic]Scott More ...

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1269
Unsold
 

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles. Including: George Herbert Mead's Movements of Thought in the Nineteenth Century, Chicago: University Press, [1936]; and Mead's The Philosophy of the More ...

Animal Rights, Anti-Vivisection Lot, Eight Titles.

Animal Rights, Anti-Vivisection Lot, Eight Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
139
Sold for:
$308$250

Animal Rights, Anti-Vivisection Lot, Eight Titles. Including: Henry S. Salt's Animals' Rights, New York: Macmillan, 1894 (two copies); Albert Leffingwell's An Ethical Problem, London: Bell & Sons, More ...

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
468
Unsold
 

Social Science, Five 20th Century Titles. Including: George Herbert Mead's Movements of Thought in the Nineteenth Century, Chicago: University Press, [1936]; and Mead's The Philosophy of the More ...

Danny Lyon (American, b. 1942)      Teenage Girls Arrested for Demonstrating in a Stockade Outside of Leesburg, Georgia

Danny Lyon (American, b. 1942) Teenage Girls Arrested for Demonstrating in a Stockade Outside of Leesburg, Georgia

Auction:
2816B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
91
Unsold
 

Danny Lyon (American, b. 1942) Teenage Girls Arrested for Demonstrating in a Stockade Outside of Leesburg, Georgia, 1963, printed 1996. Signed "Danny Lyon" in pencil on the verso l.r., dated More ...

Mario Carreño (Cuban, 1913-1999)      Tropical Splendor

Mario Carreño (Cuban, 1913-1999) Tropical Splendor

Auction:
2779B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 23, 2015
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$38,130$31,000

Mario Carreño (Cuban, 1913-1999) Tropical Splendor Signed and dated "carreño -50" l.l., titled and numbered "#1163/..." on a partial label affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 24 x 34 More ...

Charles Courtney Curran (American, 1861-1942)      The Water Gate ,  World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago

Charles Courtney Curran (American, 1861-1942) The Water Gate , World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago

Auction:
2750B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 19, 2014
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$46,125$37,500

Charles Courtney Curran (American, 1861-1942) The Water Gate, World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893 Signed and dated "CHAS· C· CURRAN· 93" l.r., inscribed "No. XV" in two places on More ...

Ernest C. Withers (American, 1922-2007)      "Don't Buy Gas Where You Can't Use the Restroom," Bumper Sticker Campaign

Ernest C. Withers (American, 1922-2007) "Don't Buy Gas Where You Can't Use the Restroom," Bumper Sticker Campaign

Auction:
2749B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 19, 2014
Lot:
219
Sold for:
$984$800

Ernest C. Withers (American, 1922-2007) "Don't Buy Gas Where You Can't Use the Restroom," Bumper Sticker Campaign, 1952, printed later, edition of 35 produced for the PRC Print Program. Titled, More ...

Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971) Archive of Letters and Related Ephemera.

Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971) Archive of Letters and Related Ephemera.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Kent, Rockwell (1882-1971) Archive of Letters and Related Ephemera. Consisting of seventeen typed letters, sixteen of which are signed, sent to Charles Wayland Lightbody and his wife Georgia More ...

R. F. Cowderoy 18K Consular Hunter Case Watch

R. F. Cowderoy 18K Consular Hunter Case Watch

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
314
Unsold
 

R. F. Cowderoy 18K Consular Hunter Case Watch, London, No. 3780, c. 1865, the case marked John H. Welsh, 271 Greenwich Street, 18 and 3780 depicting the "Washington Market" on the front within an More ...

Framed Calligraphy Couplet

Framed Calligraphy Couplet

Auction:
2528B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Dec 04, 2010
Lot:
1327
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Framed Calligraphy Couplet, Shen Baozhen (1820-1879), reads "Shuai li dao ren xue bai zhi xing, bo xue duo shi fang li qi shan," (Practicing social etiquette and philanthropy shapes one's spotless More ...

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Antique Seed Pearl and Enamel Pendant Watch, the bi-color goldtone dial with Roman numeral indicators, with verge escapement movement no. 1546, within enamel and split seed pearl case, dia. 1 in. More ...

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$474$400

Antique 18kt Gold and Diamond Seed Pearl Pendant Watch, France, the white enamel dial with Arabic numeral indicators, enclosing jeweled gilt movement, within case with rose-cut diamond fleur-de-lis More ...

14kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Hodson Kennard & Co., International Watch Co.

14kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Hodson Kennard & Co., International Watch Co.

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$830$700

14kt Gold Open Face Pocket Watch, Hodson Kennard & Co., International Watch Co., the goldtone dial with Arabic numeral indicators, 21 jewel, 6 adjustment signed International Watch Co. nickel More ...

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Laughing Clown

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Laughing Clown

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
922
Unsold
 

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Laughing Clown, with papier-mache head, brown glass eyes with articulated "dancing" eyelids, smiling mouth with painted teeth, red-tipped nose, pointed hat, and More ...

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Laughing Clown

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Laughing Clown

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
643
Unsold
 

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Laughing Clown, with papier-mache head, brown glass eyes with articulated "dancing" eyelids, smiling mouth with painted teeth, red-tipped nose, pointed hat, and More ...

Ben Shahn (Russian/American, 1898-1969)    Lot of Two Images from the FOR THE SAKE OF A SINGLE VERSE/RILKE PORTFOLIO:

Ben Shahn (Russian/American, 1898-1969) Lot of Two Images from the FOR THE SAKE OF A SINGLE VERSE/RILKE PORTFOLIO:

Auction:
2310
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 03, 2006
Lot:
175
Sold for:
$588$500

Ben Shahn (Russian/American, 1898-1969) Lot of Two Images from the FOR THE SAKE OF A SINGLE VERSE/RILKE PORTFOLIO: Many Things and In Rooms Withdrawn and Quiet, 1968, edition of 200 (Prescott, 117 More ...