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Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616) El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha. Madrid: por Don Joaquin Ibarra, 1780. First Ibarra edition, four large quarto volumes, illustrated with More ...

Forrest, Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Ramus (1750-1827) A Picturesque Tour along the Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India.

Forrest, Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Ramus (1750-1827) A Picturesque Tour along the Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Forrest, Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Ramus (1750-1827) A Picturesque Tour along the Rivers Ganges and Jumna, in India. London: Ackermann, 1824. First edition, large paper copy, illustrated with More ...

Sperry, Armstrong (1897-1976) Mock-up with Original Art for All Set Sail: a Romance of the Flying Cloud.

Sperry, Armstrong (1897-1976) Mock-up with Original Art for All Set Sail: a Romance of the Flying Cloud.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1182
Sold for:
$400$325

Sperry, Armstrong (1897-1976) Mock-up with Original Art for All Set Sail: a Romance of the Flying Cloud. Quarto-format bound book with a hand-drawn dust jacket, hand-drawn and colored pastedown and More ...

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) A Yankee in Canada with Anti-slavery and Reform Papers.

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) A Yankee in Canada with Anti-slavery and Reform Papers.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1190A
Sold for:
$308$250

Thoreau, Henry David (1817-1862) A Yankee in Canada with Anti-slavery and Reform Papers. Boston: Ticknor and Fields, 1866. First edition, octavo, bound in publisher's zigzag textured green cloth, More ...

Yeats, Jack B. (1871-1957) The Treasure of the Garden, One of Jack B. Yeats's Plays for the Miniature Stage.

Yeats, Jack B. (1871-1957) The Treasure of the Garden, One of Jack B. Yeats's Plays for the Miniature Stage.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1214
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Yeats, Jack B. (1871-1957) The Treasure of the Garden, One of Jack B. Yeats's Plays for the Miniature Stage. London: Elkin Mathews, [1902]. First edition, in publisher's blue paper wrappers with More ...

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 1 Peso, Pick S807

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 1 Peso, Pick S807

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2176
Sold for:
$615$500

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 1 Peso, Pick S807, serial #488, this rare early issue by the Homer Lee Bank Note Company bears a vignette of pack animals and a steam locomotive. More ...

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 2 Peso, Pick S808

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 2 Peso, Pick S808

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2177
Sold for:
$615$500

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 2 Peso, Pick S808, serial #488, this unsigned remainder by the Homer Lee Bank Note Company bears a vignette of an early steam locomotive. More ...

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 5 Peso, Pick S809

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 5 Peso, Pick S809

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2178
Sold for:
$615$500

1880s Colombian El Banco De La Republica 5 Peso, Pick S809, serial #488, this illusive note issued by the national bank of Colombia bears a central vignette portrait of George Washington, with a More ...

M.C. Escher (Dutch 1898-1972)      Fish, Vignette

M.C. Escher (Dutch 1898-1972) Fish, Vignette

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

M.C. Escher (Dutch 1898-1972) Fish, Vignette, 1956 (Bool et al., 414). Signed "MCEscher" in pencil l.l., initialed within the block. Woodcut on paper, image size 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (8.1 x 8.1 More ...

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972)      Hudson's Bay Post at Gull River

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972) Hudson's Bay Post at Gull River

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Frank Earle Schoonover (American, 1877-1972) Hudson's Bay Post at Gull River Initialed "FES" at c.l. edge, identified in an inscription on the reverse and on a label from Schoonover Studios, More ...

California, Three 19th Century Titles.

California, Three 19th Century Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$615$500

California, Three 19th Century Titles. Including: C.W. Webber's The Hunter-Naturalist. Romance of Sporting; or, Wild Scenes and Wild Hunters, Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, & Co., 1852, second More ...

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare.

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Dudley, Sir Robert (1573-1649) Dell'Arcano del Mare. Florence: Nella Stamperia di Francesco Onofri, 1646. Large folio, two divisional titles, each with an engraved vignette, illustrated with More ...

Jesuit Authors, Six Titles in Six Volumes.

Jesuit Authors, Six Titles in Six Volumes.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$308$250

Jesuit Authors, Six Titles in Six Volumes. Including: Johann Niess's Alphabetum Christi, Dilingae: Federle, 1670, 12mo, new parchment over old boards; Balduini Cabilliavi E Soc. Iesu Magdalena, More ...

Milton, John (1608-1674) Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio.

Milton, John (1608-1674) Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$584$475

Milton, John (1608-1674) Pro Populo Anglicano Defensio. London: Typis Du Gardianis, 1651. Quarto, Madan F.F. 1, third issue, 205 pages, with square engraved vignette on title, bound in full More ...

Rosenbaum, Joseph Carl (1770-1829) Devotional Manuscript on Paper, German, 1796, Liebe ist der Inbegrif und der göttlichen Gebothe.

Rosenbaum, Joseph Carl (1770-1829) Devotional Manuscript on Paper, German, 1796, Liebe ist der Inbegrif und der göttlichen Gebothe.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$431$350

Rosenbaum, Joseph Carl (1770-1829) Devotional Manuscript on Paper, German, 1796, Liebe ist der Inbegrif und der göttlichen Gebothe. Octavo format laid paper manuscript of approximately 115 pages, More ...

Smith, Thomas (1638-1710) Catalogus Librorum Manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Cottonianae.

Smith, Thomas (1638-1710) Catalogus Librorum Manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Cottonianae.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
256
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Smith, Thomas (1638-1710) Catalogus Librorum Manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Cottonianae. Oxford: E Theatro Sheldoniano, 1696. First edition, folio, engraved portrait of Cotton by White bound opposite More ...

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$185$150

Strindberg, August (1849-1912) Antibarbarus: det ar en vidlyftig undersokning om grundamnenas natur. Stockholm: Bröderna Lagerström, 1906. Folio, limited edition, number 260, printed in red and More ...

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$123$100

Olney, Jesse (1798-1872) A New and Improved School Atlas. Hartford: D.F. Robinson & Co., 1830. Quarto, with original printed paper covers, illustrated with eleven hand-colored plates (two More ...

Birth Fraktur for Anna Barbara Schmidt

Birth Fraktur for Anna Barbara Schmidt

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Birth Fraktur for Anna Barbara Schmidt, Johannes Ernst Spangenberg, Pennsylvania, 1776, the central German text block framed by musical vignette, dancing couples, houses, birds and flowers, in a More ...

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1146
Sold for:
$369$300

Engravings and Etchings, European City Views and Bird's-eye Views: 16th-19th Century, approximately eighty illustrations taken from printed books or printed separately, folio format to small More ...

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydells Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Ar

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydells Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Ar

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1255
Sold for:
$615$500

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydell's Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Artists of Great Britain. New York: Shearjashub Spooner, 1852. More ...

Stages of Man Watercolor Picture

Stages of Man Watercolor Picture

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Stages of Man Watercolor Picture, America, 19th century, image featuring fifteen vignettes showing the progression of a man and woman from childhood to death, in a maple frame with eglomise mat, ht. More ...

Chinese Lacquer Tray

Chinese Lacquer Tray

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$148$120

Chinese Lacquer Tray, 19th century, rectangular form decorated with social scene vignettes and medallions, ht. 19, wd. 24 1/2 in. More ...

Large Don Carpentier Slip- and Transfer-decorated "The Potters' Art" Bowl

Large Don Carpentier Slip- and Transfer-decorated "The Potters' Art" Bowl

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$185$150

Large Don Carpentier Slip- and Transfer-decorated "The Potters' Art" Bowl, Eastfield Village, East Nassau, New York, 2002, the exterior decorated with vignettes of the process of making cups, bowls, More ...

Folk Art Carved Cane

Folk Art Carved Cane

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1270
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Folk Art Carved Cane, late 19th century, with patriotic symbols including an eagle, liberty cap, and military trophy, as well as figural vignettes, iron ferrule, (minor cracks, rust to ferrule), lg. More ...

Needlework "Remember Me When I am Gone" Picture

Needlework "Remember Me When I am Gone" Picture

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1340
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Needlework "Remember Me When I am Gone" Picture, Malvina Bates, 1862, the central gilt and black child surrounded by vignettes of children, animals, and roses, in a gilt-gesso frame, ht. 30 1/4, wd. More ...

Rathborne, Aaron (1572-1618) The Surveyor in Foure Bookes.

Rathborne, Aaron (1572-1618) The Surveyor in Foure Bookes.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
151
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Rathborne, Aaron (1572-1618) The Surveyor in Foure Bookes. London: Printed by W. Stansby for W. Burre, 1616. First edition, elaborate engraved title page by William Hole; finely engraved portrait by More ...

Bartholin, Thomas (1616-1680) De Armillis Veterum Schedion. Accessit Olai Wormii de Aureo Cornu Danico ad Licetum Responsio.

Bartholin, Thomas (1616-1680) De Armillis Veterum Schedion. Accessit Olai Wormii de Aureo Cornu Danico ad Licetum Responsio.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$308$250

Bartholin, Thomas (1616-1680) De Armillis Veterum Schedion. Accessit Olai Wormii de Aureo Cornu Danico ad Licetum Responsio. Amsterdam: Westenius, 1676. Second edition, 12mo, engraved title, More ...

Bisch, Louisa C.C. (fl. circa 1920) Dedie aux Chers Enfants de mon Neveu le Dr. en Med. L.E. Bisch par leur Tante, Hand-painted Manuscr

Bisch, Louisa C.C. (fl. circa 1920) Dedie aux Chers Enfants de mon Neveu le Dr. en Med. L.E. Bisch par leur Tante, Hand-painted Manuscr

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$369$300

Bisch, Louisa C.C. (fl. circa 1920) Dedie aux Chers Enfants de mon Neveu le Dr. en Med. L.E. Bisch par leur Tante, Hand-painted Manuscript. [Paris?], 1924 Folio format manuscript on gessoed canvas More ...

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydells Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Ar

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydells Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Ar

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1108
Unsold
 

Boydell, Josiah (1719-1804) The American Edition of Boydell's Illustrations of the Dramatic Works of Shakspeare, by the Most Eminent Artists of Great Britain. New York: Shearjashub Spooner, 1852. More ...