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Painting of a Scene from the Sur Sagar   of Surdas

Painting of a Scene from the Sur Sagar of Surdas

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Painting of a Scene from the Sur Sagar of Surdas, India, Rajasthan, Mewar, early 18th century, ink, color, and gold on wasli, depicting scenes from the poem's description of Krishna, the poet More ...

Stenciled, Painted, and Gilt Pine "SAPPHO" Sign

Stenciled, Painted, and Gilt Pine "SAPPHO" Sign

Auction:
3220M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 14, 2019
Lot:
471
Sold for:
$523$425

Stenciled, Painted, and Gilt Pine "SAPPHO" Sign, ht. 11 1/2, lg. 68 in. More ...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956)      Well, Mr. Isaacstein...

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) Well, Mr. Isaacstein...

Auction:
3217T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2019
Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$246$200

Orson Byron Lowell (American, 1871-1956) Well, Mr. Isaacstein... Signed "Orson Lowell" l.r., identified and dated "1910" on a printed exhibition label affixed to the frame backing paper. Ink on More ...

David Salle (American, b. 1952), Seven Stage Designs for the Armitage Ballet production The Elizabethan Phrasing of the Late Albert Ayl

David Salle (American, b. 1952), Seven Stage Designs for the Armitage Ballet production The Elizabethan Phrasing of the Late Albert Ayl

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
472
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

David Salle (American, b. 1952) Seven Stage Designs for the Armitage Ballet production The Elizabethan Phrasing of the Late Albert Ayler: Prelude/Color Chips, Scene 1 Act 1/Light Fixtures, Scene More ...

Six Woodblock Print Items

Six Woodblock Print Items

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1486
Sold for:
$111$90

Six Woodblock Print Items, Japan, three by Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) including one from the series Renowned Beauties Likened to the Six Immortal Poets, one from True Feelings Compared: The Founts More ...

Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002)      Retrato de lo eterno (Portrait of the Eternal)

Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002) Retrato de lo eterno (Portrait of the Eternal)

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Manuel Álvarez Bravo (Mexican, 1902-2002) Retrato de lo eterno (Portrait of the Eternal), 1935, printed later. Signed and inscribed "M. Alvarez Bravo/Mexico" in pencil on the verso l.r. More ...

Six Woodblock Print Items

Six Woodblock Print Items

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1325
Unsold
 

Six Woodblock Print Items, Japan, three by Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806) including one from the series Renowned Beauties Likened to the Six Immortal Poets, one from True Feelings Compared: The Founts More ...

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Acosta, Jose de (1540-1600) Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies. London: Printed by Val: Sims for Edward Blount and William Aspley, 1604. First edition in English, quarto, type More ...

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe or Thesis that Self-homicide is not so Naturally Sin, that it May N

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe or Thesis that Self-homicide is not so Naturally Sin, that it May N

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Donne, John (1572-1631) Biathanatos. A Declaration of that Paradoxe or Thesis that Self-homicide is not so Naturally Sin, that it May Never Be Otherwise. London: Printed for Humphrey Moseley, and More ...

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis. London: Imprinted in Fletestreete by Thomas Berthelette, the XII daie of Marche, 1554. Folio, third edition, title printed within woodcut More ...

Sarbiewski, Maciej Kazimierz (1595-1640) The Odes of Casimire.

Sarbiewski, Maciej Kazimierz (1595-1640) The Odes of Casimire.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
157
Unsold
 

Sarbiewski, Maciej Kazimierz (1595-1640) The Odes of Casimire. London: Printed by T.W. for Humphrey Moseley, at the signe of the Princes Armes in Pauls Church-yard, 1646. First edition in English, More ...

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespears Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$50,430$41,000

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616) Mr. William Shakespear's Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies. Published according to the true Original Copies. London: for H. Herringman, E. Brewster, and R. Bentley, More ...

Taylor, John (1580-1653) All the Workes of Iohn Taylor, the Water Poet Being Sixty and three in Number. Collected into One Volume by th

Taylor, John (1580-1653) All the Workes of Iohn Taylor, the Water Poet Being Sixty and three in Number. Collected into One Volume by th

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
168
Unsold
 

Taylor, John (1580-1653) All the Workes of Iohn Taylor, the Water Poet Being Sixty and three in Number. Collected into One Volume by the Author. London: Printed by I[ohn] B[eale, Elizabeth Allde, More ...

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008)      The Prophet  , Memorial Plaque for Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931)

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008) The Prophet , Memorial Plaque for Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931)

Auction:
3114T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2018
Lot:
1203
Sold for:
$338$275

Kahlil Gibran (American, 1922-2008) The Prophet, Memorial Plaque for Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931). Stamped "K GIBRAN SC. BRONZE 656" on the lower edge, "THE METAL ARTS CO. ROCH. N.Y." on the upper More ...

Poet Samuel Rogers (British, 1763-1855) Autograph and Print.

Poet Samuel Rogers (British, 1763-1855) Autograph and Print.

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2198
Sold for:
$123$100

Poet Samuel Rogers (British, 1763-1855) Autograph and Print. Provenance: The Estate of Marie Cosindas, Pioneer Photographer, Boston. More ...

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1306
Sold for:
$74$60

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings, Japan, Utamaro Kitagawa (1753-1831), Pleasure Boat, Sumida River, oban tate-e triptych; Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), Ariwara no Narihira Passing Mount Fuji on More ...

Painting Depicting a Poet

Painting Depicting a Poet

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1375
Sold for:
$277$225

Painting Depicting a Poet, China, after Zhang Daqian, standing before a river with islands in distance, with calligraphy, ink and light color on paper, framed and glazed, painting 32 x 13 in. More ...

Seven Hanging Scrolls

Seven Hanging Scrolls

Auction:
3046T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1392
Sold for:
$185$150

Seven Hanging Scrolls, Japan, 19th/20th century, including sixteen arhats, six poets, and landscapes, lg. to 86 in. More ...

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Baha'al-Din Muhammad ibn Husayn al-Amili (1547-1621) Work on Philosophy and Mysticism. [17th c. CE?]. Arabic manuscript on paper, small quarto format, 75 leaves, 14 lines per page, text written in More ...

English Plays and Poetry, Sixteen Volumes.

English Plays and Poetry, Sixteen Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$800$650

English Plays and Poetry, Sixteen Volumes. Including: Dryden's The Spanish Fryar, London: for the Tonsons, 1681; Dryden's Aureng-Zebe, London: by T.N. for Herringman, 1676; Nathaniel Lee's More ...

Fore-edge Painting of a Hunting Scene.

Fore-edge Painting of a Hunting Scene.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$277$225

Fore-edge Painting of a Hunting Scene. Three mounted horseman garbed in red jackets ride across a moor toward a river, the scene painted on Thomas Campbell's Specimens of the British Poets, London: More ...

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1572
Unsold
 

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings, Japan, Utamaro Kitagawa (1753-1831), Pleasure Boat, Sumida River, oban tate-e triptych; Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), Ariwara no Narihira Passing Mount Fuji on More ...

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843)      Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Washington Allston (American, 1779-1843) Robbers Fighting with Each Other for the Spoils Over a Murdered Traveler Unsigned, identified and dated "...1801" on a presentation plaque, loan label More ...

Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879)      James Thomas Fields

Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879) James Thomas Fields

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Julia Margaret Cameron (British, 1815-1879) James Thomas Fields, 1869. Inscribed, signed, and dated "From Life Registered Photograph Copyright Julia Margaret Cameron..." in brown ink below the More ...

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg.

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg.

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1349
Sold for:
$49$40

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey (1836-1907) Autograph Fair Copy of the Poem, Fredericksburg. Single leaf of wove paper, inscribed over one page, consisting of the title and two stanzas in the poet's hand in More ...

Japanese Painting of Poet

Japanese Painting of Poet

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1232
Sold for:
$86$70

Japanese Painting of Poet, ink and colored pigments on wooden panel, probably a fragment from a sliding door, depicting a seated poet, inscription on back, 14 7/8 x 11 3/8 in. More ...

Japanese Painting of Poet

Japanese Painting of Poet

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1381
Sold for:
$25$20

Japanese Painting of Poet, ink and colored pigments on wooden board, probably a fragment of a sliding door, depicting a seated poet, inscription on back, 14 3/4 x 11 3/8 in. More ...

Twenty Wedgwood and Related Medallions

Twenty Wedgwood and Related Medallions

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$800$650

Twenty Wedgwood and Related Medallions, England, 18th century, including a Wedgwood & Bentley dark blue jasper oval medallion with applied white classical relief, lg. 7/8; a Wedgwood black basalt More ...

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930)      Poets of the Cities: New York and San Francisco, 1950-1965 (Map 1)

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Poets of the Cities: New York and San Francisco, 1950-1965 (Map 1)

Auction:
3019T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1127
Sold for:
$111$90

Jasper Johns (American, b. 1930) Poets of the Cities: New York and San Francisco, 1950-1965 (Map 1), 1974, published by Pace Editions, New York. Identified within the matrix. Color offset More ...

Talosel Resin Mirror Necklace, Line Vautrin

Talosel Resin Mirror Necklace, Line Vautrin

Auction:
3015B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 27, 2017
Lot:
4
Unsold
 

Talosel Resin Mirror Necklace, Line Vautrin, c. 1960, composed of orange, yellow, and golden links, lg. 19 in., unsigned. Note: Line Vautrin (1913-1997) was known as the "poet of metal" for her More ...