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Caesar, Gaius Julius (100 BC-44 BC) C. Julii Caesaris Quae Extant.

Caesar, Gaius Julius (100 BC-44 BC) C. Julii Caesaris Quae Extant.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
59
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Caesar, Gaius Julius (100 BC-44 BC) C. Julii Caesaris Quae Extant. London: Sumptibus & Typis Jacobi Tonson, 1712. Oversized folio, added engraved folding title dated 1710, text edited and annotated More ...

Gatterer, Johann Christoph (1727-1799) Historia Genealogica Holzschuherorum.

Gatterer, Johann Christoph (1727-1799) Historia Genealogica Holzschuherorum.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
99
Estimate:
$250 - $350

Gatterer, Johann Christoph (1727-1799) Historia Genealogica Holzschuherorum. Nuremberg: Fleischmann, 1755. Folio, added engraved title, typographical title page printed in red and black, engraved More ...

Seven 20th Century Works on Paper:    Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000), Head of a Man

Seven 20th Century Works on Paper: Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000), Head of a Man

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1225
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Seven 20th Century Works on Paper: Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000), Head of a Man, signed "Baskin" in pencil l.r., woodcut on rice paper, 18 1/4 x 11 1/4 in., unframed, (creases to top edge, More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844. Single leaf secretarial document authorizing Lloyd Selby to deliver the results (in triplicate) of Mississippi's presidential vote to More ...

MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746) An Account of Sir Isaac Newtons Philosophical Discoveries, in Four Books. [...] Published from the Author

MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746) An Account of Sir Isaac Newtons Philosophical Discoveries, in Four Books. [...] Published from the Author

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1126
Sold for:
$185$150

MacLaurin, Colin (1698-1746) An Account of Sir Isaac Newton's Philosophical Discoveries, in Four Books. [...] Published from the Author's Manuscript Papers by Patrick Murdoch. London: printed for A. More ...

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton  , Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden.

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton , Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1197
Sold for:
$27,060$22,000

Voltaire (1694-1778) Elemens de la Philosophie de Neuton, Author's Presentation Copy from Voltaire to William Cheselden. London [i.e., Paris]: [Prault], 1738. Second (Nouvelle) edition, octavo, with More ...

Hull, William (1753-1825) Autograph Letter Signed, Detroit, 6 September 1811.

Hull, William (1753-1825) Autograph Letter Signed, Detroit, 6 September 1811.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Hull, William (1753-1825) Autograph Letter Signed, Detroit, 6 September 1811. Wove folio bifolium inscribed over one page, to the "Chiefs and head men of the Wyandot Nation at Maguage & Brown's More ...

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$400$325

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788. Quarto-format bifolium inscribed over one page to Pierre-Charles Laurent de Villedeuil More ...

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake.

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Boller, Henry A. (1836-1902) Among the Indians, Eight Years in the Far West: 1858-1866, Embracing Sketches of Montana and Salt Lake. Philadelphia: T. Ellwood Zell, 1868. First edition, large folding More ...

Mountain States and Territories, Seven General Land Office State and Territory Maps.

Mountain States and Territories, Seven General Land Office State and Territory Maps.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
345
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Mountain States and Territories, Seven General Land Office State and Territory Maps. New York: Julius Bien, 1878-1879. Large-format chromolithographic maps prepared for the Department of the More ...

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$338$275

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure, first half 20th century, the woman with head faced down on her folded arms, torso twisted at the hips and legs crossed, lg. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: Diamant More ...

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$86$70

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank. New York: Stiles, Sherman & Smith, 1837. Large folding map printed on sixteen separate squares of paper, mounted together on More ...

Antoniszoon, Cornelis (b. 1499) The Safeguard of Sailers, or Great Rutter. Containing the Courses, Distances, Soundings, Floods, and Eb

Antoniszoon, Cornelis (b. 1499) The Safeguard of Sailers, or Great Rutter. Containing the Courses, Distances, Soundings, Floods, and Eb

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Antoniszoon, Cornelis (b. 1499) The Safeguard of Sailers, or Great Rutter. Containing the Courses, Distances, Soundings, Floods, and Ebbs. London: Printed by W.G. for Wil. Fisher at the Postern-Gate More ...

Ovington, John (1653-1731) A Voyage to Suratt, in the Year, 1689.

Ovington, John (1653-1731) A Voyage to Suratt, in the Year, 1689.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Ovington, John (1653-1731) A Voyage to Suratt, in the Year, 1689. London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, at the Judges Head in Fleet-street, and the Inner-Temple-Gate, 1696. First edition, octavo, More ...

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1046
Unsold
 

Marie Thérèse Louise of Savoy, Princesse de Lamballe (1749-1792) Letter Signed, Versailles, 3 January 1788. Quarto-format bifolium inscribed over one page to Pierre-Charles Laurent de Villedeuil More ...

Mississippi River. Marie Adrien Persac (1823-1873) Norman's Chart of the Lower Mississippi River.

Mississippi River. Marie Adrien Persac (1823-1873) Norman's Chart of the Lower Mississippi River.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1358
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Mississippi River. Marie Adrien Persac (1823-1873) Norman's Chart of the Lower Mississippi River. New Orleans, Louisiana: Published by B.M. Norman, 1858. Oversized cadastral map of the lower More ...

Six Culinary Tools

Six Culinary Tools

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$277$225

Six Culinary Tools, Europe, a knife with carved wood handle and blade engraved with flowers and two arrows, faint date mark near blade base; a sculpted handle wooden spoon; a wood ladle; an iron More ...

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester, United Kingdom, 17th/18th century, with priming powder receptacle, touch-hole, and powder reservoir arm terminating into a dogs head, ratchet wheel, and shaped More ...

Parasol with Carved Dog Handle

Parasol with Carved Dog Handle

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1430
Sold for:
$37$30

Parasol with Carved Dog Handle, 19th century, blue silk canopy with wooden struts, the upper wooden shaft, hinged at the midpoint then continuing to a carved bone handle, ending in a dog's head, More ...

Pattern 1889 German Navy Officer's Sword

Pattern 1889 German Navy Officer's Sword

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1112
Sold for:
$338$275

Pattern 1889 German Navy Officer's Sword, late 19th century, lion head pommel with brass wire-wrapped bone grip, folding guards with anchor motif, etched blade, leather scabbard with brass mounts, More ...

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877.

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$369$300

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877. Single leaf of House of Representative letterhead, inscribed on one page. To C.A. Rudolph Esquire of Wilmington, More ...

Russian Mahogany and Gilt-bronze Secretary

Russian Mahogany and Gilt-bronze Secretary

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Russian Mahogany and Gilt-bronze Secretary, first quarter 19th century, the shaped cornice over a frieze with bellflower chains, flanked by pilasters topped with laurels over figural head mounts, a More ...

Italian School, 17th Century      Portrait Sketch: Head of the Madonna

Italian School, 17th Century Portrait Sketch: Head of the Madonna

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$431$350

Italian School, 17th Century Portrait Sketch: Head of the Madonna Inscribed faintly "A d 514..." l.l. Red and black chalk on laid paper, 11 5/8 x 7 5/8 in. (29.5 x 19.4 cm), framed. More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document, Twice Signed, 25 January 1774.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document, Twice Signed, 25 January 1774.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document, Twice Signed, 25 January 1774. Single leaf inscribed and signed by Washington on both sides, billing Richard Smith for a survey of land granted to him for More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 28 May 1832.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 28 May 1832.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, Washington, D.C., 28 May 1832. Wove paper bifolium inscribed on one page. To Robert Walsh Jr. (1785-1859), editor of the Philadelphia National More ...

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis accideru

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis accideru

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

de Bry, Theodor (1528-1598) and Jacques Le Moyne (1533-1588) Brevis Narratio eorum quae in Florida Americae Provi[n]cia Gallis acciderunt. Frankfurt am Main: Typis Joannis Wecheli, Sumptibus vero More ...

Elizabeth Petrovna, Empress of Russia (1709-1761) Obstoiatelnoe Opisanie Torzhestvennykh Poriadkov Blagopoluchago Vshestviia v tsarstv

Elizabeth Petrovna, Empress of Russia (1709-1761) Obstoiatelnoe Opisanie Torzhestvennykh Poriadkov Blagopoluchago Vshestviia v tsarstv

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
248
Unsold
 

Elizabeth Petrovna, Empress of Russia (1709-1761) Obstoiatel'noe Opisanie Torzhestvennykh Poriadkov Blagopoluchago Vshestviia v tsarstvuiushchii grad Moskvu i Sviashchenneishago Koronovaniia More ...

J.P. Sauer & Son Stocking Rifle Owned by Ernst II, the Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

J.P. Sauer & Son Stocking Rifle Owned by Ernst II, the Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

J.P. Sauer & Son Stocking Rifle Owned by Ernst II, the Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, c. 1890, serial number 38541, walnut stock with finely checkered forend and grip accentuated with foliate More ...

Cast Bronze Figure of an Ascetic Buddha

Cast Bronze Figure of an Ascetic Buddha

Auction:
2927B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 16, 2016
Lot:
513
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Cast Bronze Figure of an Ascetic Buddha, China, possibly Ming dynasty, seated with his right leg raised and his left in parallel to the ground, both of his hands folded on his right knee, his head More ...

Embossed and Polychrome Painted Leather Folding Screen from Thomas W. Lawson's Dreamwold   Estate, Scituate, Massachusetts

Embossed and Polychrome Painted Leather Folding Screen from Thomas W. Lawson's Dreamwold Estate, Scituate, Massachusetts

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
666
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Embossed and Polychrome Painted Leather Folding Screen from Thomas W. Lawson's Dreamwold Estate, Scituate, Massachusetts, Early 20th century, composed of three panels with arched tops joined by iron More ...