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Longstreet, James (1821-1904) Autograph Letter Signed, 2 October 1885.

Longstreet, James (1821-1904) Autograph Letter Signed, 2 October 1885.

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
306
Estimate:
$1,000 - $2,000

Longstreet, James (1821-1904) Autograph Letter Signed, 2 October 1885. Single sheet of lined paper, inscribed on both pages, old folds, discolored stripe across top, stamped by the U.S. Pension More ...

After Jacques Rigaud (French, c. 1671/91-1754)      Vue de la Bastille de Paria, de la Porte St. Antoine, et d'une partie du Fauxbourg

After Jacques Rigaud (French, c. 1671/91-1754) Vue de la Bastille de Paria, de la Porte St. Antoine, et d'une partie du Fauxbourg

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
443
Unsold
 

After Jacques Rigaud (French, c. 1671/91-1754) Vue de la Bastille de Paria, de la Porte St. Antoine, et d'une partie du Fauxbourg. Signed "J. Rigaud In. Sculp." within the plate l.l., titled More ...

Directoire-style Mahogany Brass-mounted Secretaire a Abattant

Directoire-style Mahogany Brass-mounted Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
499
Sold for:
$461$375

Directoire-style Mahogany Brass-mounted Secretaire a Abattant, probably England, early 20th century, dark gray granite top, long drawer with brass pulls, fall-front with brass framed panel opens to More ...

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1175
Unsold
 

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant, white marble top, long drawer over fall front which opens to eight pigeonholes and five short drawers, leather writing surface, two long drawers, More ...

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$246$200

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair, France, 20th century, black granite top, frieze drawer, fall-front with ormolu wreath More ...

Federal-style Inlaid Mahogany Ladies Writing Desk

Federal-style Inlaid Mahogany Ladies Writing Desk

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$123$100

Federal-style Inlaid Mahogany Ladies Writing Desk, (repairs), ht. 39 3/4, wd. 33, dp. 19 in. More ...

Calligraphy

Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$111$90

Calligraphy, China, 20th century, in the manner of Zeng Guopan (1811-1872), four-character idiom translates to "commitment to excellence," signed and sealed, ink on paper, fabric mat, calligraphy 17 More ...

Latin American School, 20th Century    Trópico

Latin American School, 20th Century Trópico

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$37$30

Latin American School, 20th Century Trópico. Signed and dated "MiQ '85" in pencil l.r., numbered "195/200" in pencil l.l., titled in pencil l.c. Color lithograph on paper, image size 23 x 18 More ...

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1397
Sold for:
$37$30

Seven Pages of Islamic Calligraphy, Mostly Persia, two sets of pages from two manuscripts in Nastaliq script, two large pages in Thuluth script, and a fragment of Nastaliq calligraphy with gilt More ...

Painting Leaf

Painting Leaf

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1420
Sold for:
$37$30

Painting Leaf, Japan, depicting the poet Ono no Komachi, with cursive inscription, ink and color on paper, framed and glazed, leaf 8 5/8 x 6 1/8 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$86$70

Brass Traveling Pen and Ink Case, Qalamdan, Turkey, 19th/20th century, decorated with incised calligraphy in reserves, on modern metal stand, case lg. 9 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Cursive Script Calligraphy

Cursive Script Calligraphy

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1514
Sold for:
$12$10

Cursive Script Calligraphy, Japan, signed with seal reading "Shakufuku," ink on paper, framed and glazed, sight size 51 1/2 x 13 in. Asian Art Online More ...

Allan D'Arcangelo Paris Review   Serigraph

Allan D'Arcangelo Paris Review Serigraph

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$197$160

Allan D'Arcangelo Paris Review Serigraph, 1965, 19/150, numbered, signed and dated by the artist in pencil, framed, total ht. 33, wd. 26 1/2 in. Note: The Paris Review publishes writings and More ...

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1386
Unsold
 

Ten Painted Manuscript Pages, Persia, 19th/20th century, ink and opaque color on paper, most depicting courtiers enjoying music, food, drink, and conversation in a garden, painted in an archaic More ...

Country Cherry Writing Armchair

Country Cherry Writing Armchair

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1532
Sold for:
$123$100

Country Cherry Writing Armchair, ht. 37 in. More ...

Brown-painted Desk

Brown-painted Desk

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
685
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Brown-painted Desk, possibly Westport, Massachusetts, late 18th century, the thumb-molded lid opens to an interior with drawers and compartments and unusual fan-carved border to writing surface, 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 ...

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916)      Landscape with Winding Uphill Road

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Landscape with Winding Uphill Road

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
875
Sold for:
$28,905$23,500

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Landscape with Winding Uphill Road Signed "Wm. M.Chase." l.r. Oil on panel, 10 1/8 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Gentle bowing to panel, subtle More ...

Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430 AD) Epistolae. Liber Epistolarum Beati Augustini Episcopi Hipponensis Ecclesie.

Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430 AD) Epistolae. Liber Epistolarum Beati Augustini Episcopi Hipponensis Ecclesie.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Augustine of Hippo, Saint (354-430 AD) Epistolae. Liber Epistolarum Beati Augustini Episcopi Hipponensis Ecclesie. [Basel]: Johann Amerbach, [14]93. Folio, second edition of Augustine's letters, More ...

Haedus, Petrus (1427-1504) Anterotica, sive De Amoris Generibus.

Haedus, Petrus (1427-1504) Anterotica, sive De Amoris Generibus.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Haedus, Petrus (1427-1504) Anterotica, sive De Amoris Generibus. Treviso: Gerardus de Lisa, de Flandria, 13 October 1492. Editio princeps and only incunabula edition of this title, quarto, a1r with More ...

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico.

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
186
Sold for:
$584$475

Pliny the Younger, aka Plinius Caecilius Secundus (61-c. 113) Epistolarum Novem Addito nu[n]c et Decimo cum Panegyrico. Venice: Joannes Rubeum, 1519. Folio, large woodcut of the scholar at work on More ...

French .950 Silver Inkwell

French .950 Silver Inkwell

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$185$150

French .950 Silver Inkwell, Paris, late 19th/early 20th century, Alexandre Vaguer, maker, the urn-form inkwell mounted to a silver tray with a reticulated gallery, on eagle form feet, lg. 5 1/2 in., More ...

Edwardian Satinwood-veneered Bow-front Sideboard with Butler's Desk

Edwardian Satinwood-veneered Bow-front Sideboard with Butler's Desk

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
438
Sold for:
$923$750

Edwardian Satinwood-veneered Bow-front Sideboard with Butler's Desk, late 19th/early 20th century, top with bookmatched central panel set in border with inlaid stylized leaves, center drawer opens More ...

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Roll-top Desk

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Roll-top Desk

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Paul Sormani Louis XV-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Roll-top Desk, France, c. 1900, oak and mahogany secondary woods, top with ormolu gallery, tambour opens to pullout More ...

Louis XV-style Walnut Secretaire a Abattant

Louis XV-style Walnut Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
454
Sold for:
$369$300

Louis XV-style Walnut Secretaire a Abattant, Bellanger, France, c. 1870, marble top, molded cornice above frieze drawer, fall-front carved with floral garland opens to fitted interior with three More ...

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
475
Unsold
 

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant, white marble top, long drawer over fall front which opens to eight pigeonholes and five short drawers, leather writing surface, two long drawers, More ...

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
503
Unsold
 

Empire-style Mahogany, Mahogany-veneered, and Ormolu-mounted Secretaire a Abattant and a Matching Side Chair, France, 20th century, black granite top, frieze drawer, fall-front with ormolu wreath More ...

Mixed Sweet Bordeaux Wine, 4 bottles

Mixed Sweet Bordeaux Wine, 4 bottles

Auction:
3264T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 18, 2019
Lot:
1169
Sold for:
$172$140

Mixed Sweet Bordeaux Wine Chateau La Tour Blanche 1995 (1 bt) u: into neck Chateau Rieussec 2001 (1 bt) Chateau Suduiraut 1996 (1 bt) u: bottom neck, light bin marking to label Chateau Climens More ...

Brancaia 1998, 2 bottles

Brancaia 1998, 2 bottles

Auction:
3264T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 18, 2019
Lot:
1346
Sold for:
$111$90

Brancaia 1998 Tuscany u: both into neck, bin soil 2 bottles More ...

Taylor 1983, 2 bottles

Taylor 1983, 2 bottles

Auction:
3264T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Jun 18, 2019
Lot:
1442
Sold for:
$111$90

Taylor 1983 Oporto u: both bottom neck, corrosion and evidence of possible old seepage to one capsule 2 bottles More ...