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Group of Military-related Photo Albums

Group of Military-related Photo Albums

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1087
Estimate:
$50 - $75

Group of Military-related Photo Albums, group of photo albums and photos of mostly military scenes from WWI and WWII, some in camp, some Europe, and some in the Pacific Theatre. Provenance: More ...

Two Vintage Large Format Images of Boston

Two Vintage Large Format Images of Boston

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$135$110

Two Vintage Large Format Images of Boston, early to mid-20th century, a photograph depicting the Colonial Building on Boylston Street (home of the Colonial theater), and a photogravure showing the More ...

Attributed to Emile-Antoine Bourdelle (French, 1861-1929)    L'Appel Nocturne

Attributed to Emile-Antoine Bourdelle (French, 1861-1929) L'Appel Nocturne

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1316
Sold for:
$197$160

Attributed to Emile-Antoine Bourdelle (French, 1861-1929) L'Appel Nocturne. Titled and initialed ".../EAB." l.l. Watercolor on paper, 8 x 6 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Sheet affixed to More ...

Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) Autograph Letter Signed, 1916.

Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) Autograph Letter Signed, 1916.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$246$200

Bernhardt, Sarah (1844-1923) Autograph Letter Signed, 1916. Two inscribed pages of Bernhardt's monogrammed stationery, text in French, signed and dated, framed with two postcards, not examined out 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 ...

Sand, Maurice (1823-1889) Masques et Bouffons (Comedie Italienne).

Sand, Maurice (1823-1889) Masques et Bouffons (Comedie Italienne).

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
243
Unsold
 

Sand, Maurice (1823-1889) Masques et Bouffons (Comedie Italienne). Paris: A. Levy Fils, 1862. Two large octavo volumes illustrated with twenty-five hand-colored plates in the first volume and More ...

Blanchard, Joseph (1704-1758) and Samuel Langdon (1723-1797) An Accurate Map of His Majesty’s Province of New-Hampshire in New England.

Blanchard, Joseph (1704-1758) and Samuel Langdon (1723-1797) An Accurate Map of His Majesty’s Province of New-Hampshire in New England.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$31,980$26,000

Blanchard, Joseph (1704-1758) and Samuel Langdon (1723-1797) An Accurate Map of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire in New England. London: Thomas Jefferys, 1761. Over-sized engraved map on two More ...

Carved and Painted Man and Woman Puppets

Carved and Painted Man and Woman Puppets

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved and Painted Man and Woman Puppets, possibly New York State, 19th century, dressed in black clothing, ht. 23 in. Provenance: Judy Milne, January 28, 1979. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil More ...

Fruitwood-veneered Biedermeier Display Cabinet

Fruitwood-veneered Biedermeier Display Cabinet

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
558
Sold for:
$584$475

Fruitwood-veneered Biedermeier Display Cabinet, 19th century, concave cornice, frieze with abstracted floral inlay, four turned corner posts, glazed sides and front with single door, five removable More ...

Three Noh Masks

Three Noh Masks

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1493
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Noh Masks, Japan, one of Ebisu, lacquered with painted details; one of Bosatsu, gilt and lacquered; and one of an old man laughing, lacquered, ht. to 14 1/4 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Set of Seven Rosenthal Porcelain "Aladin" Dishes and Two "Nutcracker" Plaques

Set of Seven Rosenthal Porcelain "Aladin" Dishes and Two "Nutcracker" Plaques

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1158
Sold for:
$86$70

Set of Seven Rosenthal Porcelain "Aladin" Dishes and Two "Nutcracker" Plaques, ht. to 8 3/4 in. More ...

Four Porcelain Items

Four Porcelain Items

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1161
Sold for:
$172$140

Four Porcelain Items, a Royal Crown Derby seal, a Herend elephant and ram, and a Staffordshire "Mermaid Theatre" dish. More ...

Junius Brutus Booth Jr. Boston Theatre Broadside

Junius Brutus Booth Jr. Boston Theatre Broadside

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
920
Sold for:
$277$225

Junius Brutus Booth Jr. Boston Theatre Broadside, F.A. Searle, Printer, Boston, Massachusetts, 1873, tall sheet announcing the Italian opera Lucca, to be performed Wednesday, evening, January 15, More ...

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966)      Photographs  /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1028
Unsold
 

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs/A Portfolio of Ten Works, 1908-17, printed in 1977 by Michaela Allan Murphy, published by the International Museum of Photography at George More ...

Robert Indiana (American, 1928-2018)      Poster for The Mother of Us All  /An American Pop Opera

Robert Indiana (American, 1928-2018) Poster for The Mother of Us All /An American Pop Opera

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1254
Sold for:
$246$200

Robert Indiana (American, 1928-2018) Poster for The Mother of Us All/An American Pop Opera, 1967, printed by Johnson Printing Co., Minneapolis, published by Tyrone Guthrie Theatre, Walker Arts More ...

Porphyry Vase and Cover

Porphyry Vase and Cover

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$615$500

Porphyry Vase and Cover, England, c. 1780, attributed to Neale & Co., dark blue speckled ground with creamware satyr mask handles, a classical medallion to one side, the reverse with flowerhead More ...

Bali Theatre Mask

Bali Theatre Mask

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$197$160

Bali Theatre Mask, Indonesia, early 20th century, painted, with hide tacked around edge, mouth, and eyebrows, old paper label on interior, ht. 7, wd. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Puppet Figure

Puppet Figure

Auction:
3113T
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jul 02, 2018
Lot:
1052
Sold for:
$738$600

Puppet Figure, Bali, early 20th century, painted wood head and torso, long fabric dress, and articulated arms, ht. 27 in. Provenance: Arnold Crane collection, Chicago. More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)  Ballet Theatre Rehearsal Break, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City [detail], Reproduced in the

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Ballet Theatre Rehearsal Break, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City [detail], Reproduced in the

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$800$650

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Ballet Theatre Rehearsal Break, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City [detail], Reproduced in the Fortune Magazine Article "The Boom in Ballet" (Published More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)  Four Works: Ballet Theatre Rehearsal, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Made for the Fortune

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Four Works: Ballet Theatre Rehearsal, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Made for the Fortune

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Four Works: Ballet Theatre Rehearsal, Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Made for the Fortune Magazine Article "The Boom in Ballet" (Published December More ...

Two Hand Puppets in a Blue Storage Box

Two Hand Puppets in a Blue Storage Box

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1294
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Hand Puppets in a Blue Storage Box, late 19th/early 20th century, carved and painted faces, a male dressed in black with a black cap, a female dressed in a green and white checked dress, blue More ...

Four Photos of Characters in Blackface.     Estimate $150-250

Four Photos of Characters in Blackface. Estimate $150-250

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$215$175

Four Photos of Characters in Blackface. More ...

Painted Black Wooden Finger Puppet

Painted Black Wooden Finger Puppet

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$277$225

Painted Black Wooden Finger Puppet, 19th century, cloth body, handmade clothes. More ...

Scene Before the Theatre at Natchez

Scene Before the Theatre at Natchez

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1058
Unsold
 

Scene Before the Theatre at Natchez, "drawn and etched by A. Hervieu," 4 1/2 x 6 1/2 in., framed, (not examined out of frame). More ...

Arthur Fellig, called Weegee (Austrian/American, 1899-1968)      Three Photographs: Dancing Couple ,  Children at the Palace Theatre

Arthur Fellig, called Weegee (Austrian/American, 1899-1968) Three Photographs: Dancing Couple , Children at the Palace Theatre

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
103
Unsold
 

Arthur Fellig, called Weegee (Austrian/American, 1899-1968) Three Photographs: Dancing Couple, Children at the Palace Theatre, and Dancer Backstage, 1940s. Each with the photographer's credit More ...

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966)      Photographs  /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs /A Portfolio of Ten Works

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
130
Unsold
 

Alvin Langdon Coburn (American, 1882-1966) Photographs/A Portfolio of Ten Works, 1908-17, printed in 1977 by Michaela Allan Murphy, published by the International Museum of Photography at George More ...

English Violoncello

English Violoncello

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

English Violoncello, labeled Preston MAKER/No. 97 Strand/LONDON, length of back 740 mm, with case. More ...

Staffordshire "Lord Dundreary" Figure

Staffordshire "Lord Dundreary" Figure

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$25$20

Staffordshire "Lord Dundreary" Figure, England, 19th century, ht. 8 5/8 in. More ...

Four Framed Items

Four Framed Items

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1292
Sold for:
$12$10

Four Framed Items, including a colored lithograph of Astley's Amphitheatre, Surrey Road, a photo-reproduction of the Stadt Theatre, a hand-colored coat of arms, and a lithograph reproduction of the More ...

Houston, Sam (1793-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1850.

Houston, Sam (1793-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1850.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Houston, Sam (1793-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 8 January 1850. Eight page letter inscribed over four wove leaves (two bifolia) to Houston's cousin, Miss Narcissa B. Hamilton, old folds, some More ...