Sale 383: Michael Weller Silver Reference Library, with Decorative & Graphic Arts

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Date of the auction: 10.07.2008

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Two works on American Silver by Kathryn Buhler

Title: Two works on American Silver by Kathryn Buhler Author: Buhler, Kathryn C. Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: American Silver: Garvan and Other Collections in the Yale University Art Gallery. 2 volumes. (4to) tan cloth, slipcase. First Edition. [1970

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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15 volumes on American Silver and Silversmiths

Title: 15 volumes on American Silver and Silversmiths Author: ** Place: Various Places Publisher: Date: Various Dates Description: Includes: Bohan, Peter and Philip Hammerslough. Cloth-backed boards. [1970] * Boultinghouse, Marquis. Silversmiths, Jewelers, Clock and Watchmakers of Kentucky

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Twenty volumes on American silver and silversmiths

Title: Twenty volumes on American silver and silversmiths Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Barquist, David L. Myer Myers: Jewish Silversmith in Colonial New York. Red cloth, jacket. [2001] * Boultinghouse, Marquis. Silversmiths, Jewelers, Clock

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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30 volumes on American Silver and Silversmiths

Title: 30 volumes on American Silver and Silversmiths Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Avery, C. Louise. An Exhibition of Early New York Silver. Blue cloth. [1931] * Binder, Deborah J. St. Louis Silversmiths. Wrappers. [1980] * Church Silver of

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Large collection of books on American Silver

Title: Large collection of books on American Silver Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Approximately 194 volumes. Mix of hardcover (many in jacket) and softbound volumes. Includes several Paul Revere related titles; several catalogues from or for various

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Six auction catalogues of famous silver collections

Title: Six auction catalogues of famous silver collections Author: ** Place: London & New York Publisher: Sotheby & Co. & Parke-Bernet Galleries Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Catalogue of a Remarkable Collection of 16th and 17th Century Provincial Silver Spoons incorporating the entire

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Cent Modeles Inedits de L'Orfevrerie Francaise des XVIIe & XVIIIe Siecles.

Title: Cent Modeles Inedits de L'Orfevrerie Francaise des XVIIe & XVIIIe Siecles. Author: Bouchot, Henri Place: Paris Publisher: Edouard Rouveyre Date: [c 1890] Description: [viii] pp. 60 plates tipped to stiff card mounts. (Folio) 17½x12½, loose in cloth-backed board portfolio (as issued), modern

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Large collection of books on British Silver

Title: Large collection of books on British Silver Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Approximately 132 volumes. Mix of hardcover (many in jacket) and softbound volumes. Some titles include: English Domestic Silver; several on Sheffield related including

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Argentieri Gemmari E Orafi D'Italia

Title: Argentieri Gemmari E Orafi D'Italia Author: Bulgari, Costantino G. Place: Rome Publisher: Lorenzo Del Turco Date: [1958-74] Description: 4 parts in 5 volumes. (4to) 11¾x8½, blue cloth, dust jackets. First Editions. A complete set of "the most important reference work on Italian

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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The Plate of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths

Title: The Plate of the Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths Author: Carrington, John Bodman & George R. Hughes Place: Oxford Publisher: University Press Date: 1926 Description: xi, 158 pp. 85 plates from photographs. (4to) 11¼x8¾, full red morocco, gilt covers and spine, raised bands, gilt dentelles

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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John Hull: A Builder of the Bay Colony

Title: John Hull: A Builder of the Bay Colony Author: Clarke, Hermann Frederick Place: Portland, ME Publisher: Southworth-Anthoensen Press Date: 1940 Description: xiv, 221, [2] pp. Illustrated with photographs. (4to) brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt, slipcase. One of 500 numbered copies. First

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Five Volumes on Notable Silver Collections

Title: Five Volumes on Notable Silver Collections Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Hackenbroch, Yvonne. English and Other Silver in the Irwin Untermyer Collection. (4to) blue and tan cloth. Revised edition. [1969] * Kennedy, Mary L. The Esther

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Ten Works on Notable Silver Collections

Title: Ten Works on Notable Silver Collections Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Cocks, Anna Somers and Charles Truman. The Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection: Renaissance Jewels, Gold Boxes and Objets de Vertu. Black cloth, jacket. [1984

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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10 volumes on European Silver and Goldsmiths

Title: 10 volumes on European Silver and Goldsmiths Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Bimbenet-Privat, Michele. Les Orfevres Parisiens de la Renaissance. Black boards, slipcase. [1992] * Boggero, Franco & Farida Simonetti. Argenti Genovesi Da

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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10 volumes on European Silver and Goldsmiths

Title: 10 volumes on European Silver and Goldsmiths Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Baudouin, Piet, et al. Orfevrerie en Belgique. Green cloth, jacket. Disbound. [1988] * Bimbenet-Privat, Michele & Gabriel de Fontaines. La Datation de

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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An Illustrated Catalogue, of the Collection of Antique Silver Plate, Formed...

Title: An Illustrated Catalogue, of the Collection of Antique Silver Plate, Formed by Albert, Lord Londesborough; Now the Property of Lady Londesborough Author: Fairholt, Frederick W. Place: [London] Publisher: For Private Reference Date: 1860 Description: [4], xvi, 27 pp. Frontispiece and 20

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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An Illustrated Catalogue of the Loan Collection of Plate Exhibited in the...

Title: An Illustrated Catalogue of the Loan Collection of Plate Exhibited in the Fitzwilliam Museum, May 1895 Author: Foster, J.E. and T.D. Atkinson Place: Cambridge Publisher: Deighton Bell & Co. Date: 1896 Description: xvi, 132 pp. 16 full-page photogravure plates. (4to) 11¼x9, vellum backed

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Dutch Silver

Title: Dutch Silver Author: Frederiks, J.W. Place: The Hague Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Date: 1952-1961 Description: 4 volumes. Profusely illustrated with photographs. (4to) 12½x9½, blue cloth, dust jackets (Vols 2-4 only). First Edition. I: Embossed plaquettes, tazze and dishes from the

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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A List of Early American Silversmiths and Their Marks

Title: A List of Early American Silversmiths and Their Marks Author: French, Hollis Place: New York Publisher: Walpole Society Date: 1917 Description: ix, 164 pp. Frontispiece; facsimile hallmarks in text throughout. (8vo) 9½x6¼, cloth backed boards, paper labels on front and spine, edges untrimmed

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Five Volumes on Gold and Goldsmiths

Title: Five Volumes on Gold and Goldsmiths Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Berry-Hill, Henry and Sidney. Antique Gold Boxes. Blue cloth, dust jacket. [1953] * Grandjean, Serge, et al. The James A. De Rothschild Collection at Waddesdon Manor

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Five Gorham Catalogues and Advertising Publications

Title: Five Gorham Catalogues and Advertising Publications Author: ** Place: New York Publisher: Gorham Co. Date: Various Dates Description: Includes: [Catalogue for] Ecclesiastical Department. 188 pp. (4to) cloth-backed boards. [1914] * [Catalogue for] Ecclesiastical Department. 344 pp. (4to

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Renaissance Jewellery

Title: Renaissance Jewellery Author: Hackenbroch, Yvonne Place: [London] Publisher: Sotheby Parke Bernet Date: [1979] Description: 424 pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, many in color. (folio) blue cloth, dust jacket. First Edition. Lot Amendments Condition: Jacket price clipped and lightly

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Ten works on hallmarks of gold and silversmiths

Title: Ten works on hallmarks of gold and silversmiths Author: ** Place: Various place Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Beuque, Emile. Dictionnaire des Poincons Officiels Francais & Etrangers. 3 volumes. tan cloth. [1976] * Cassan, Claude-Gerard. Les Orfevres de la Normandie

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$400 - US$700

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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Ten works on hallmarks of gold and silversmiths

Title: Ten works on hallmarks of gold and silversmiths Author: ** Place: Various places Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Boje, Chr. A. Danske Guld og Solv Smedemaerker for 1870. Tan cloth, wrappers bound in. [1946] * Chaffers, William. Hall Marks on Gold & Silver Plate. Red

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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L'Argenterie Peruvienne a L'Epoque Coloniale

Title: L'Argenterie Peruvienne a L'Epoque Coloniale Author: Harcourt, Raoul D' Place: Paris Publisher: Editions Albert Morance Date: [c. 1928] Description: [35] pp. 48 plates. (folio) 15¾x11¾, text pages in original wrappers, plates loose, as issued. Housed together in the original illustrated board

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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The London Goldsmiths, 1200-1800

Title: The London Goldsmiths, 1200-1800 Author: Heal, Ambrose, Sir Place: Cambridge Publisher: University Press Date: 1935 Description: xii, 280 pp. Illustrated with facsimile trade cards, etc. (Folio) 12¾x9, original green cloth stamped and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition. A Record

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the...

Title: The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom Author: C[okayne], G.E. Place: [Gloucester] Publisher: Alan Sutton Date: 1984 Description: 6 volumes. (8vo) green cloth, slipcase. Microprint Edition. From the Publishers' Note: "George Edward Cokayne's

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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The Peerage of Scotland: Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account...

Title: The Peerage of Scotland: Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom Author: Douglas, Robert & John Philip Wood Place: Edinburgh Publisher: Archibald Constable and Company Date: 1813 Description: Volume 1 only (of 2). xiii, 759, xiv pp. 9 engraved plates

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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A Complete Body of Heraldry: containing an historical enquiry into the...

Title: A Complete Body of Heraldry: containing an historical enquiry into the origins of armories and the rise and progress of heraldry... Author: Edmondson, Joseph Place: London Publisher: For the Author by T. Spilsbury Date: 1780 Description: 2 volumes. Frontispiece and 24 copperplate engravings

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 10 Jul 2008

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A Display of Heraldry: Manifesting a more easie acces to the Knowledge...

Title: A Display of Heraldry: Manifesting a more easie acces to the Knowledge thereof than hath been hitherto published by any, through the best Method...To which is added a Treatise of Honour Military and Civil...by Capt. John Logan Author: Guillim, John Place: London Publisher: S. Roycroft for R

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 10 Jul 2008