Lot 2032
EXTRAORDINARILY RARE AND HISTORICALLY IMPORTANT BATTLE OF YORKTOWN MAP EXECUTED BY JEAN BAPTISTE GOUVION ON OR ABOUT OCTOBER 29, 1781.
Est: $5,000-$50,000
SOLD: $1,150,000.00

Lot 1156
SIR JOHN HOPPNER R.A. (British, 1758-1810) “PORTRAIT OF LADY CHARLOTTE PERCY, COUNTESS OF ASHBURNHAM”.
Est: $15,000-$20,000
SOLD: $189,750.00

Lot 2033
GEORGE WASHINGTON, ALS, TO HIS NEPHEW GEORGE AUGUSTINE WASHINGTON.
Est: $40,000-$60,000
SOLD: $120,750.00

Lot 2016
IMPORTANT AND RARE EUROPEAN PILOT CHART BOOK.
Est: $5,000-$15,000
SOLD: $86,250.00

Lot 2035
TRUE COPY OF TREATY BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND THE BEY OF TRIPOLI, SIGNED BY JOEL BARLOW, AGENT & CONSUL GENERAL AND THE BEY OF TRIPOLI.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $74,750.00

Lot 2037
THOMAS JEFFERSON, ALS.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $57,500.00

Lot 2050E
COMMODORE WILLIAM BAINBRIDGE LETTERS.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $51,175.00

Lot 2040
THOMAS JEFFERSON, ALS.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $47,150.00

Lot 1162
JEAN DUFY (American, 1888-1964) “LA SEINE”.
Est: $25,000-$35,000
SOLD: $46,575.00

Lot 2034
GEORGE WASHINGTON ADS, 3 pp. on two leaves, sm. fo., February 10, 1787.
Est: $25,000-$40,000
SOLD: $46,000.00

Lot 2036
TOBIAS LEAR, LS. ALGIERS, APRIL 22, 1808 PETITION TO THE DEY OF ALGIERS.
Est: $3,500-$5,000
SOLD: $46,000.00

Lot 2039
THOMAS JEFFERSON (AS PRESIDENT) & JAMES MADISON (AS SEC. OF STATE), DS.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $35,650.00

Lot 2482
IMPORTANT RUSSIAN ENAMELED KOVSH.
Est: $8,000-$12,000
SOLD: $31,625.00

Lot 2038
THOMAS JEFFERSON, ALS.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $31,050.00

Lot 2050G
COMMODORE EDWARD PREBLE’S LETTER RECOUNTING BURNING OF THE PHILADELPHIA ALONG WITH STEPHEN DECATUR’S ACCOUNT.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $29,900.00

Lot 2160
ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM MATHEW PRIOR (American, 1806-1873) FOLK ART PORTRAIT OF A GIRL WITH HER DOG.
Est: $25,000-$50,000
SOLD: $28,750.00

Lot 2149
EXTREMELY RARE AND IMPORTANT OFFICIAL DOCUMENT FROM THE U.S. FRIGATE CONSTITUTION “OLD IRONSIDES”.
Est: $30,000-$40,000
SOLD: $28,750.00

Lot 2147E
EXTREMELY RARE 1812 STEPHEN DECATUR U.S.S. UNITED STATES VS HMS MACEDONIAN SILVER MEDAL.
Est: $20,000-$30,000
SOLD: $28,750.00

Lot 2150
IMPORTANT LINCOLN PRESIDENTIAL PART DINNER SERVICE ORDERED BY MARY TODD LINCOLN.
Est: $30,000-$50,000
SOLD: $28,750.00

Lot 2042
JAMES MADISON, ALS.
Est: $800-$1,200
SOLD: $28,750.00

Lot 2050F
SIX IMPORTANT LETTERS FROM COMMODORE EDWARD PREBLE INVOLVING TRIPOLI AND THE WAR.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $27,600.00

Lot 2120
1805 MEDITERRANEAN PASSPORT SIGNED BY PRESIDENT THOMAS JEFFERSON.
Est: $1,000-$2,000
SOLD: $27,600.00

Lot 2052
RICHARD O’BRIEN, MANUSCRIPT NOTEBOOK.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $24,150.00

Lot 2044
MARTHA WASHINGTON, ALS IN THE HANDWRITING OF TOBIAS LEAR.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $24,150.00

Lot 2147A
SEVEN VOLUMES OF 1798 ENCYCLOPEDIAS FROM GEORGE WASHINGTON’S LIBRARY.
Est: $10,000-$20,000
SOLD: $23,000.00

Lot 1063
CHAUNCEY FOSTER RYDER (American, 1868-1949) PEACE ON THE HILLSIDE.
Est: $25,000-$35,000
SOLD: $22,425.00

Lot 2087
RARE 16-STAR AMERICAN FLAG, IDENTIFIED TO THE USS SCORPION, FROM THE WAR OF 1812.
Est: $5,000-$50,000
SOLD: $21,850.00

Lot 2194
LOUIS DODD (British, 1943-2006) “THE SCHOONER “FANNIE PALMER” LEAVING WALDOBORO, MAINE SHOWING BAKER PALMER UNDER CONSTRUCTION, 1901″.
Est: $20,000-$25,000
SOLD: $21,850.00

Lot 2078
LARGE ARCHIVE OF LETTERS AND DOCUMENTS FOR COMMANDER GEORGE WASHINGTON STORER.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $20,125.00

Lot 2104
EXTREMELY RARE 1812 STEPHEN DECATUR U.S.S. UNITED STATES VS HMS MACEDONIAN SILVER MEDAL.
Est: $10,000-$20,000
SOLD: $19,550.00

Lot 1159
KAREL FRANS PHILIPPEAU (Netherlands, 1825-1897) TROUBADOUR SERENADING A GATHERING AT A ROMAN MANOR HOUSE.
Est: $8,000-$12,000
SOLD: $18,400.00

Lot 2050
TOBIAS LEAR, ACCOUNT BOOKS, 1803-1805.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $17,825.00

Lot 1122
ROBERT HENRI (American, 1865-1929) PORTRAIT OF A BOY.
Est: $8,000-$12,000
SOLD: $17,825.00

Lot 1155
HENRY JOHN BODDINGTON (English, 1811-1865) A SUMMER’S REST.
Est: $12,000-$18,000
SOLD: $17,250.00

Lot 1054
HERMANN OTTOMAR HERZOG (American, 1832-1932) “ROAD BY THE FARM”.
Est: $15,000-$25,000
SOLD: $17,250.00

Lot 2180
FINE FOLK ART NATIVE AMERICAN TOBACCONIST FIGURE.
Est: $14,000-$20,000
SOLD: $17,250.00

Lot 2015
REVOLUTION AND ORDER: A GREAT POLITICAL RARITY. CODE HENRY: Au Cap-Henry: Chez P. Roux (n. d.).
Est: $4,000-$8,000
SOLD: $17,250.00

Lot 2483
FINE RUSSIAN ENAMEL TEA GLASS HOLDER.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $15,525.00

Lot 2122
FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY “DITTY-BOX” FROM THE U.S. FRIGATE “CONGRESS”.
Est: $1,500-$2,000
SOLD: $15,525.00

Lot 2053
JOHN STORER’S DIARY DEALING WITH THE FIRST PART OF THE EXPEDITION AGAINST LOUISBURG AND CAPE BRETON.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $15,525.00

Lot 2093
NICE CIVIL WAR 34-STAR FLAG (1861-1863).
Est: $1,000-$2,000
SOLD: $14,950.00

Lot 2050B
STEPHEN DECATUR TO COMM. PREBLE.
Est: $750-$1,250
SOLD: $14,375.00

Lot 2142
MASSACHUSETTS CHIPPENDALE OXBOW MAHOGANY CHEST OF DRAWERS.
Est: $6,000-$9,000
SOLD: $14,375.00

Lot 2070
FOUR DOCUMENTS INCLUDING A LETTER FROM CAPTAIN JOHN RODGERS, APRIL 1805 ABOARD THE CONSTITUTION.
Est: $500-$700
SOLD: $13,800.00

Lot 2101
EARLY 18TH CENTURY SILVER HILTED SMALL SWORD OF LT. COL. JOHN STORER (1694-1768).
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $13,800.00

Lot 1154
THOMAS HEWES HINCKLEY (American, 1813-1896) AFTER THE HUNT.
Est: $10,000-$20,000
SOLD: $13,225.00

Lot 1055
THOMAS MORAN (American, 1837-1926) MORNING LIGHT.
Est: $15,000-$25,000
SOLD: $13,225.00

Lot 2121
WILLIAM A. MARSH (American, Mid 19th Century) PORTRAIT OF THE AMERICAN SHIP “VIOLA”.
Est: $1,000-$2,000
SOLD: $12,650.00

Lot 2000
AFFIXED ON THE INNER LABEL A HANDWRITTEN PLATE IN PERIOD INK SCRIPT “PRESENTED BY GEN. WASHINGTON TO COL. LEAR” THREE VOLUMES OF 1798 ENCYCLOPEDIAS.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $12,650.00

Lot 1099
FREDERICK JUDD WAUGH (American, 1861-1940) “MIST MOON”.
Est: $6,000-$9,000
SOLD: $12,075.00

Lot 2045
TOBIAS LEAR ALS 1-1/2 PAGE 4TO MT. VERNON JANUARY 1ST, 1800.
Est: $1,000-$2,000
SOLD: $12,075.00

Lot 2047
WILLIAM WINSTANLEY, ALS.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $12,075.00

Lot 2050A
“ACCOUNTS TO BE RAISED IN THE BOOKS OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES”.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $12,075.00

Lot 2176
AMERICAN FULL BODY LEAPING STAG WEATHERVANE.
Est: $15,000-$25,000
SOLD: $11,500.00

Lot 2147D
RARE LATE 18TH CENTURY HISTORICAL SMALL SWORD ATTRIBUTED TO COMMODORE STEPHEN DECATUR.
Est: $20,000-$40,000
SOLD: $11,500.00

Lot 1160
EMILE FRANCOIS MICHEL (French, 1818-1909) READING IN THE PARK OVERLOOKING MONACO.
Est: $10,000-$20,000
SOLD: $11,500.00

Lot 2168
WILLIAM HOWARD YORKE (British, 1847-1921) PORTRAIT OF THE SHIP KESWICK.
Est: $10,000-$15,000
SOLD: $11,500.00

Lot 2051
SEVEN LETTERS FROM EDWARD PREBLE TO TOBIAS LEAR.
Est: $500-$800
SOLD: $10,925.00

Lot 2488
GRUEBY GREEN MATTE VASE.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $10,925.00

Lot 2383
CARVED AND PAINTED 37″ STRIPED BASS BY LAWRENCE C. IRVINE, WINTHROP, ME.
Est: $10,000-$15,000
SOLD: $10,350.00

Lot 1216
HENRY LAWRENCE FAULKNER (American, 1924-1981) “SICILIAN FLOWERS”.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $10,350.00

Lot 2497
EXCEPTIONAL BLACK FOREST CARVED BEAR HALL STAND.
Est: $4,000-$5,000
SOLD: $10,063.00

Lot 2153
UNCLE SAM RECRUITING POSTER BY JAMES MONTGOMERY FLAGG.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $9,775.00

Lot 2031
GEORGE WASHINGTON & HENRY KNOX, DS.
Est: $4,000-$6,000
SOLD: $9,775.00

Lot 2017A
EARLY MAPS AND VIEWS WEST OF THE MISSISSIPPI.
Est: $1,500-$2,000
SOLD: $9,488.00

Lot 2175
IMPORTANT DANIEL & MARY WILLIAMS FAMILY REGISTER.
Est: $7,500-$12,500
SOLD: $9,200.00

Lot 2092
PAIR OF RARE CIVIL WAR ERA COMMANDER’S U.S.N. SHOULDER STRAPS, NAVAL APPOINTMENT, 34-STAR CIVIL WAR FLAG AND IMAGES OF COMMANDER STEPHEN DECATUR.
Est: $800-$1,200
SOLD: $9,200.00

Lot 2095
LOT OF FOUR LATE 19th CENTURY SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR ERA FLAGS ALONG WITH THREE BUNTING FLAGS.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $9,200.00

Lot 2182
IMPORTANT AMERICAN HOOKED RUG.
Est: $7,500-$12,500
SOLD: $9,200.00

Lot 2097
OUTSTANDING PRE-CIVIL WAR NAVAL DRESS UNIFORM OF CAPTAIN GEORGE WASHINGTON STORER.
Est: $2,500-$3,500
SOLD: $8,625.00

Lot 1111
FERN ISABEL COPPEDGE (American, 1883-1951) HARBOR VIEW.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $8,625.00

Lot 2085
ABRAHAM LINCOLN SIGNED APPOINTMENT FOR LT. COMMANDER JOSEPH M. BRADFORD.
Est: $4,000-$5,000
SOLD: $8,625.00

Lot 1023
EMILE A. GRUPPE (American, 1896-1978) “RETURN FROM FISHING TRIP”.
Est: $7,000-$9,000
SOLD: $8,625.00

Lot 2089
13-STAR BUNTING AMERICAN FLAG WITH INSCRIPTION ON HOIST “A. R. DECATUR”.
Est: $2,000-$10,000
SOLD: $8,050.00

Lot 2177
AMERICAN FULL BODY LEAPING STAG WEATHERVANE.
Est: $7,000-$9,000
SOLD: $8,050.00

Lot 2049
GEN. CHARLES COTESWORTH PINCKNEY, ALS.
Est: $500-$1,000
SOLD: $8,050.00

Lot 2294
EARLY AMERICAN PINE BIBLE BOX IN BLUE PAINT.
Est: $1,000-$2,000
SOLD: $7,475.00

Lot 2214
AMERICAN CARVED EAGLE STERN BOARD.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $7,245.00

Lot 2028
GROUP OF SIX OLD CARTE DE VISITE ALBUMS.
Est: $400-$800
SOLD: $7,015.00

Lot 2088
EARLY 19TH CENTURY SILK LITHOGRAPH 26 STAR DECATUR FAMILY FLAG.
Est: $2,500-$5,000
SOLD: $6,900.00

Lot 2002
STEVENSON, ROGER MILITARY INSTRUCTIONS FOR OFFICERS DETACHED IN THE FIELD.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $6,900.00

Lot 2144
NEW ENGLAND FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY LOLLING CHAIR, PROBABLY MASSACHUSETTS.
Est: $5,000-$8,000
SOLD: $6,900.00

Lot 2102
FINE LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY U.S. NAVAL BOARDING AXE DESCENDING THROUGH THE FAMILY OF STEPHEN DECATUR.
Est: $1,000-$3,000
SOLD: $6,900.00

Lot 2069
EDWARD PREBLE & JOHN RODGERS LETTERS.
Est: $1,000-$1,500
SOLD: $6,613.00

Lot 1057
JANE PETERSON (American, 1876-1965) “THE OLD MIRROR”.
Est: $5,000-$10,000
SOLD: $6,613.00

Lot 2130
MANUSCRIPT DRAWING OF AN INVENTION FOR LOWERING & RAISING BOATS OVER THE GREAT FALLS OF THE POTOMAC TO AVOID THE CONSTRUCTION OF LOCKS; FOUND AMONG PAPERS OF TOBIAS LEAR.
Est: $1,000-$1,500
SOLD: $6,325.00

Lot 2090
35-STAR CIVIL WAR FLAG FROM THE STORER-DECATUR FAMILY.
Est: $1,000-$3,000
SOLD: $6,325.00

Lot 2050D
TWELVE MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS TO TOBIAS LEAR.
Est: $350-$350
SOLD: $6,325.00

Lot 2148
18TH CENTURY PORCELAIN BIRD ON BRANCH, A GIFT OF MARTHA WASHINGTON TO COLONEL TOBIAS LEAR AND HIS WIFE.
Est: $2,000-$4,000
SOLD: $6,325.00

Lot 2147B
A VOYAGE TO THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, TOWARDS THE ANTARCTIC POLAR CIRCLE AND AROUND THE WORLD…BUT CHIEFLY INTO THE COUNTRY OF THE HOTTENTOT’S AND CAFFRES FROM THE YEAR 1772-1776.
Est: $600-$1,200
SOLD: $6,038.00

Lot 2117
LIVERPOOL CREAMWARE PITCHER OF THE SHIP “BELLONA”.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $5,750.00

Lot 2104A
18TH CENTURY TRUNK DATED 1773 AND INSCRIBED, “CAPTAIN LEAR FOR SHIP PANTHER”.
Est: $800-$1,200
SOLD: $5,750.00

Lot 2138
EARLY MASON AMERICAN DRAKE MERGANSER DECOY.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $5,750.00

Lot 2057
COMMODORE SAMUEL BARRON 2 L.S., MALTA, MAY 18 & MAY 26, 1805.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $5,750.00

Lot 2134
INTERESTING GEORGE & MARTHA WASHINGTON LOT.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $5,175.00

Lot 2178
AMERICAN GRASSHOPPER MOLDED COPPER WEATHERVANE.
Est: $5,000-$7,000
SOLD: $5,175.00

Lot 2172
ANTIQUE KARABAUGH CORRIDOR CARPET, SOUTH CAUCASUS.
Est: $5,000-$7,500
SOLD: $5,175.00

Lot 2347
AMERICAN BARBER POLE TRADE SIGN.
Est: $3,000-$4,000
SOLD: $5,175.00

Lot 1071
J.J. ENWRIGHT (HJALMAR AMUNDSEN) (American, 1911-2001) HARPOONING THE WHALE.
Est: $2,000-$3,000
SOLD: $5,175.00

Lot 2096
FIVE VARIOUS FLAGS & PENNANTS DESCENDING THROUGH THE DECATUR LYRE STORER FAMILY TOGETHER WITH A CHRISTENING BOTTLE FOR THE DESTROYER U.S.S. DECATUR.
Est: $400-$800
SOLD: $5,175.00

Lot 2325
AMERICAN TOLE PAINTED BIRDCAGE.
Est: $800-$1,200
SOLD: $4,888.00

Lot 2030
APPROXIMATELY 35 EARLY PAMPHLETS AND BOOKLETS.
Est: $500-$1,000
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2213
THOMAS H. WILLIS (American, 1850-1925) AMERICAN SCHOONER YACHT.
Est: $4,000-$6,000
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2009
BOOKS CITED IN THE “CATALOGUE OF BOOKS RECEIVED FROM WASHINGTON”.
Est: $1,000-$1,500
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2485
RUSSIAN ALLEGORICAL BRONZE ICON.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2198
CARVED EAGLE WALL PLAQUE BY SANGER ATWILL.
Est: $4,000-$6,000
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2086
LOT OF EIGHT VARIOUS PRESIDENTIAL SIGNED APPOINTMENTS.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2404
CARVED SALMON TROPHY MOUNT.
Est: $800-$1,200
SOLD: $4,600.00

Lot 2331
CONTINENTAL SCENIC GARDEN TAPESTRY.
Est: $3,000-$5,000
SOLD: $4,370.00

Lot 2356
CHINESE EXPORT DECORATED BOWL.
Est: $200-$400
SOLD: $4,370.00

Lot 2183
MAINE FEDERAL INLAID MAHOGANY LABELED BOW-FRONT CHEST OF DRAWERS.
Est: $2,000-$4,000
SOLD: $4,025.00

Lot 2197
JOHN HALEY BELLAMY CARVED MASONIC MIRROR.
Est: $2,500-$4,000
SOLD: $3,738.00

Lot 2481
RUSSIAN ENAMEL TEA GLASS HOLDER.
Est: $800-$1,200
SOLD: $3,680.00

Lot 2371
CARVED AND PAINTED 20″ BROOK TROUT BY LAWRENCE C. IRVINE, WINTHROP, ME.
Est: $1,500-$2,500
SOLD: $3,105.00