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Whitney Revolver, Second Model 4th Type, Identified to 2nd Lieutenant Daniel Webster Davis, 5th Massachusetts Volunteer Militia

Whitney Revolver, Second Model 4th Type, Identified to 2nd Lieutenant Daniel Webster Davis, 5th Massachusetts Volunteer Militia

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
115
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Whitney Revolver, Second Model 4th Type, Identified to 2nd Lieutenant Daniel Webster Davis, 5th Massachusetts Volunteer Militia, c. 1862, .36 caliber, serial number 16832A, walnut grips with "DWD" More ...

U.S. Model 1841 Percussion Rifle

U.S. Model 1841 Percussion Rifle

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
261
Estimate:
$2,000 - $4,000

U.S. Model 1841 Percussion Rifle, c. 1851, .54 caliber, walnut stock with two light cartouche marks on the left side, brass fittings, lock marked "E. WHITNEY/US" in front of the cock, dated "1851" More ...

Two Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compasses

Two Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compasses

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$461$375

Two Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compasses, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, both with 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "T. Whitney/Maker/Philadelphia," vernier compass no. 365 with new sighting vanes, More ...

Reginald Marsh (American, 1898-1954)      10th Ave. at 27th St.

Reginald Marsh (American, 1898-1954) 10th Ave. at 27th St.

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$369$300

Reginald Marsh (American, 1898-1954) 10th Ave. at 27th St., 1931, from the 1969 edition of 100 published by the Whitney Museum, New York (Sasowsky, 128). Unsigned, numbered "89/100" in pencil More ...

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Mr. Abijah and Mrs. Rebekah Warren

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Mr. Abijah and Mrs. Rebekah Warren

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
766
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Mr. Abijah and Mrs. Rebekah Warren, America, c. 1824, inscribed on the reverse: "In Memory of Mrs. Rebecca Whitney, Wife of Levi Whitney," (tree in u.r. appears More ...

Red-painted Settle Bench

Red-painted Settle Bench

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2019
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Red-painted Settle Bench, probably Massachusetts, 18th century, the straight back with a half-round crest, above a plank seat and shaped arms with turned supports, and shaped skirt, (restored), ht. More ...

Richard Thompson (American, b. 1945)      That Awful Moment at the Rainbow's End Trailer Court

Richard Thompson (American, b. 1945) That Awful Moment at the Rainbow's End Trailer Court

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1128
Sold for:
$677$550

Richard Thompson (American, b. 1945) That Awful Moment at the Rainbow's End Trailer Court, from the series Terrible Death Desert Storm. Signed, dated, and titled "...1980 RThompson..." on the More ...

Felrath Hines (American, 1913-1993)      Blue Painting

Felrath Hines (American, 1913-1993) Blue Painting

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Felrath Hines (American, 1913-1993) Blue Painting Titled, dated, and signed or inscribed "...1970/.../FELRATH HINES/121 W 88 ST NYC" on the frame backing and with a label from the Museum of Fine More ...

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$677$550

Thomas Biggs Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Thomas Biggs/Philadelphia," (lacking More ...

William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit

William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$738$600

William Young Cased Surveyor's Compass and Kit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "W. Young maker Philadelphia," eight-point line rose with More ...

Thomas Whitney Four-vane Vernier Compass

Thomas Whitney Four-vane Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Thomas Whitney Four-vane Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Thos. Whitney/Maker/Philadelphia," eight-point line rose More ...

Reportedly the First Marked W.J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Reportedly the First Marked W.J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$984$800

Reportedly the First Marked W.J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1825, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "W.J. Young Maker/Philada," 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 ...

Two Pocket Revolvers

Two Pocket Revolvers

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Pocket Revolvers, a Whitney Model Number 1, and a Smith & Wesson Model Number 1 third issue. Militaria online More ...

Whitney Myron Hubbard (American, 1875-1965)    Sunlit Wave

Whitney Myron Hubbard (American, 1875-1965) Sunlit Wave

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1608
Sold for:
$135$110

Whitney Myron Hubbard (American, 1875-1965) Sunlit Wave. Signed "Whitney M. Hubbard." l.l. Oil on canvasboard, 8 x 10 in., framed. Condition: Scattered small paint losses, minor abrasion, More ...

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011)      Stampede

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Stampede

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$110,700$90,000

Harry Jackson (American, 1924-2011) Stampede Signed and dated "Harry Jackson 1959" and stamped with the artist's thumbprint along the front of the bronze base c.l., incised "Fond. More ...

Whitney Myron Hubbard (American, 1875-1965)    Sunlit Wave

Whitney Myron Hubbard (American, 1875-1965) Sunlit Wave

Auction:
3180T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2018
Lot:
1355
Unsold
 

Whitney Myron Hubbard (American, 1875-1965) Sunlit Wave. Signed "Whitney M. Hubbard." l.l. Oil on canvasboard, 8 x 10 in., framed. Condition: Scattered small paint losses, minor abrasion, More ...

J.H. Whitney Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoy

J.H. Whitney Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoy

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$215$175

J.H. Whitney Carved and Painted Wood Duck Decoy, 20th century, lg. 20 1/2 in. More ...

Daniel J. Farrell (American, Early 20th Century)      Jack Dempsey/Louis Firpo Fight

Daniel J. Farrell (American, Early 20th Century) Jack Dempsey/Louis Firpo Fight

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Daniel J. Farrell (American, Early 20th Century) Jack Dempsey/Louis Firpo Fight Signed, titled, dated, and inscribed "By Daniel J. Farrell, March 10, 1928." Watercolor and pen and ink on paper, More ...

Whitney No.1 .30 Caliber Variant Revolver

Whitney No.1 .30 Caliber Variant Revolver

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$431$350

Whitney No.1 .30 Caliber Variant Revolver, c. 1871-79, serial number 2346B, walnut grips, nickel plated brass engraved frame, octagonal barrel marked "WHITNEYVILLE ARMORY CT. U.S./PAT. MAY 23. More ...

Painted Rocking Horse

Painted Rocking Horse

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$584$475

Painted Rocking Horse, attributed to Whitney Reed Corporation, Leominster, Massachusetts, c. 1850, white-painted horse with leather reins and saddle, on green-painted rockers, ht. 26, wd. 48 1/2 More ...

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$369$300

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1808, lacquered brass instrument with a 6-in. dia. engraved dial marked "Ths. Whitney Maker Philadelphia," with fleur-de-lis More ...

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$492$400

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1822, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Thos. Whitney maker/Philadelphia/No. 545, Warranted," More ...

Aviation Photographs and Ephemera

Aviation Photographs and Ephemera

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
603
Sold for:
$74$60

Aviation Photographs and Ephemera, England and United States, mid-20th century, folder of thirty-five "British Official" silver gelatin photographs of Royal Air Force aircraft, many with the More ...

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938)      The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney or The Charge at El Caney Signed and inscribed "W. Glackens/Caney" l.l. Ink, wash, and whiting on paper, sight More ...

Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988)      Maquette for Sky Landscape I (A)

Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988) Maquette for Sky Landscape I (A)

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$73,800$60,000

Louise Nevelson (American, 1899-1988) Maquette for Sky Landscape I (A) Incised signature and number "NEVELSON 5/6/7987" on the underside, titled and dated "...1977-79" on a label from The Pace More ...

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles.

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles.

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1479
Sold for:
$277$225

American and British Imprints, 18th and 19th Century, Eight Titles. Including: Edward Shaw's Civil Architecture, Boston: Marsh, Capen, and Lyon, 1831, large quarto, illustrated, title page with More ...

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821)      Portrait of Mary Ann Cushing Nichols

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of Mary Ann Cushing Nichols

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of Mary Ann Cushing Nichols Inscribed and signed "The portrait of Mary Ann C. Nichols. Age 5 years and half. Painted by More ...

Thomas Skynner (act. 1840-1852)      Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Conklin

Thomas Skynner (act. 1840-1852) Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Conklin

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
354
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Thomas Skynner (act. 1840-1852) Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Conklin Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 x 24 in., in mahogany veneer frames. Condition: Relined, retouch. Provenance: Edgar More ...

Fancy Cutwork Picture

Fancy Cutwork Picture

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Fancy Cutwork Picture, America, c. 1860, white paper cutout featuring an American flag flanked by men, women, and a child above a pair of peacocks, bordered by a bird and leafy vine border with More ...