- TWO HANDGUNS ALLEGEDLY BELONGING TO
JESSE JAMES. Documentation accompanying these handguns was compiled by consignor and is capsulized as follows: During the 1850's, one of the James' family neighbors was David...[more like this]
- American mahogany chest of drawers,
possibly Charleston, SC circa 1790
rectangular top with molded edge over two short and three long drawers, resting on bracket feet.
H34" W42" D21"
Provenance: Dover Plantation,...[more like this]
- Greek Icon Depicting the Pentecost:
23 x 15 1/2 in. Note: For a similar example see Sotheby Parke Bernet, London, March 26, 1971. Lot 193. By repute Helen Norwell Estate, Mrs. Hill, Nashua, New Hampshire....[more like this]
- Francis Bacon, two important letters
to Mr. Glimsher of Pace Gallery, each marked copy and dated respectively 8th March 1978 and 17th March 1978, from 7 Reece Mews, London. Both letters are hand-written and signed,...[more like this]
- BIRCH, William.The Country Seats of
the United States of North America, with some Scenes connected with them. Springland, near Bristol, Pennsylvania: William Birch, 1809. Oblong small folio (210 x 277 mm). Hand-colored...[more like this]
- Pair of Tiffany Sterling Harness Racing
Trophies, Ex. R. J. Reynolds, III Estate
Purchased at Langston Auction Gallery, Saturday December 10, 1994. Lot 892. Described: "(2) Walnut Hall Trophies, silverplated...[more like this]
- SEWARD, Anna (1747-1809).Seven autograph
letters signed "A Seward" to her cousin, Mrs. Thomas (Jane) Martin of Nottingham. Lichfield: 13 April 1785-24 March 1803. 25 pp., folded (varying in size, from 230 x 187 mm...[more like this]
- Charles A. Fraser South Carolina (1782-1860)
JUDGE MITCHELL KING (1783-1862)watercolor on ivory, framed, unsigned, engraved: verso of frame, Mitchell King Born 1783 Painted by Charles Fraser Charleston, October 1822...[more like this]
- Antonio Frasconi, American, (1919-2013)
La Guardia Civil Espanola, 1952, woodcut Signed lower right. EX: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Meyer P. Potamkin. Estate of Vivian Potamkin. From the Archives of askART Following...[more like this]
- Daniel Webster's Classical mahogany
gondola dining chairs Massachusetts, circa 1835
set of eight; scroll crest over vasiform splat, with slip seat in bowed rails, on saber legs; previously owned by Daniel Webster.
BH33...[more like this]
- GEORGE WASHINGTON CAST IRON FIGURE ATTR:
MOTT Probably Mott Iron Works, Brooklyn, New York 1875-1900. Realistically cast with Washington wearing a toga over his right shoulder. Probably inspired by the marble statue...[more like this]
- Paintings, Sculpture and Mixed MediaProperty
from the Estate of Elizabeth Colyear VincentElizabeth Colyear Vincent was born in Los Angeles, California on May 24, 1914. She was the second child of self-made California...[more like this]
- Historic Guthrie Oklahoma/Chickamauga
Presentation Gavel to First Major D.B. Dyer With associated newspaper clipping and printed pamphlet relating to the opening of the Oklahoma Territory in 1889. The symbolic...[more like this]
- Washington, Martha (1731-1802) Autograph
Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 18 October 1794. Single laid paper sheet with a stub of the blank bifolium conjugate attached, inscribed over two pages, to Martha's niece Frances...[more like this]
- VERY RARE COLT PRESENTATION DOUBLE RIFLE.
Cal. 50-110. SN 26. One of the most rare of all Colt firearms is the double rifle. With only approximately 40 ever having been made, most were presentations or gifts from...[more like this]
- Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)
de Femme, 1942
Inscribed, signed and dated "A Monsieur Marcel Z. MÃ©raud/Cordialement/Henri
Matisse 17...42" in pencil l.l.
Ink and graphite on paper, sheet size 8 1/8...[more like this]
- JOHN SINGLETON COPLEY (AMERICAN 1738-1815).
PORTRAIT OF MRS. JOSEPH CALEF (HANNAH JORDAN), CIRCA 1764.
Depicted holding a book, before a column with landscape in right background. Oil on canvas, 36 x 30 inches. Hannah...[more like this]
- BRAIDED LOCK OF GEORGE WASHINGTON'S
HAIR. In yellow gold oval memorial ring
PROVENANCE: Estate of Mrs. Alexander Hamilton by descent
Gift to Dr. William Hall of Alexandria, VA from Mrs. Alexander Hamilton.
Gifted...[more like this]
- Constant Troyon French, 1810-1865 Sunshine
and Shadow, circa 1840 Signed Troyon (ll) Oil on canvas 37 7/8 x 51 1/8 inches (96.2 x 129.8 cm) Provenance: Collection of Mr. Sescau Tedesco Brothers, Paris, circa 1884 (according...[more like this]
- Letters Between the Sturges Brothers
Most Antebellum Including J.R. Sturges 3rd GA Infantry KIA These 58 letters encompass a "snapshot" of antebellum life in the South.Samuel Sturges (1774-1831) was born in Fairfield...[more like this]