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  • RARE BACKSTAFF QUADRANT 18th Century

    RARE BACKSTAFF QUADRANT 18th Century

  • SHARKSKIN-CASED NAVIGATIONAL SET Late

    SHARKSKIN-CASED NAVIGATIONAL SET Late

  • RARE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME "GUILIELMI

    RARE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME "GUILIELMI

  • VOLUME ON NAUTICAL INSTRUMENTS

    VOLUME ON NAUTICAL INSTRUMENTS

Lot: 4001 - RARE BACKSTAFF QUADRANT 18th Century Length 25". Width 14.375".

RARE BACKSTAFF QUADRANT 18th Century Marked "Made by Pass Woodside for John Dickey". Dated 1751. Hardwood frame, probably walnut, with boxwood arcs and inlaid metal diamond-shaped ornaments. Includes a contemporary case and vanes made by Nicholas DeHilster.

Lot: 4002 - SHARKSKIN-CASED NAVIGATIONAL SET Late 18th/Early 19th Century Case length 7”.

SHARKSKIN-CASED NAVIGATIONAL SET Late 18th/Early 19th Century Complete set of instruments.

Lot: 4003 - RARE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME "GUILIELMI GILBERTI COLCESTRENSIS, MEDICI LONDINENSIS, DE MAGNETE" Cases 12" x 8.5" and 12.25" x 9.5".

RARE AND IMPORTANT VOLUME "GUILIELMI GILBERTI COLCESTRENSIS, MEDICI LONDINENSIS, DE MAGNETE" London: Excudebat Petrus Short, 1600. A compilation of opinions pertaining to the magnet. Also details and illustrates various experiments on attraction, orientation in relation to the earth's poles and use in navigation. Missing the title page, preface and index (first approx. 20 pages), but appears otherwise to be complete. Contemporary slipcases. Accompanied by documents and research pertaining to the book.

Lot: 4004 - VOLUME ON NAUTICAL INSTRUMENTS "LONGITUDE AT SEA ..." 12.5" x 10".

VOLUME ON NAUTICAL INSTRUMENTS "LONGITUDE AT SEA ..." Longitude at Sea in the Time of Louis Berthoud and Henri Motel by Jean-Claude Sabrier, translated by Anthony Turner. Geneva: Antiquorum Editions, 1993. Monumental study on the attempts by French horologists Berthoud and Motel to solve the problem of establishing longitude at sea. Profusely illustrated with color and black and white photographs and diagrams of clocks and other marine instruments. In French and English. Brown cloth with gilt lettering. Plain cardboard slipcase. Inscribed by author on title page.

Lot: 4005 - IMPORTANT REFERENCE VOLUME ON GLOBES 12.5" x 9.75".

IMPORTANT REFERENCE VOLUME ON GLOBES Globes at Greenwich: A Catalogue of the Globes and Armillary Spheres in the National Maritime Museum by Elly Dekker. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Complete catalogue of the collection, including descriptions, illustrations and essays. Blue cloth with gilt and blind stamp. Dust jacket.

Lot: 4006 - JAMES MEADOWS, SR. (United Kingdom, 1798-1864), Busy scene of a Dutch harbor., Oil on canvas, 30" x 50". Framed 37" x 57".

JAMES MEADOWS, SR. United Kingdom, 1798-1864 Busy scene of a Dutch harbor. Signed and dated lower right "J. Meadows 1854".

Lot: 4007 - SET OF SIX DUTCH ENGRAVINGS 19th Century Each framed 11.25" x 25.5".

SET OF SIX DUTCH ENGRAVINGS 19th Century Assorted views of Rotterdam. Illegibly signed.

Lot: 4008 - DUTCH SCHOOL (19th Century,), Two harbor scenes., Pencils on woven paper. Framed 10.5" x 13" and 10.25" x 14.25".

DUTCH SCHOOL 19th Century Two harbor scenes. Unsigned.

Lot: 4009 - TWO DUTCH MARINE ENGRAVINGS Late 18th/Early 19th Century 11.5" x 14.5" sight. Framed 17.25" x 20.25".

TWO DUTCH MARINE ENGRAVINGS Late 18th/Early 19th Century One depicts a battle scene and the other a fleet of ships.

Lot: 4010 - THREE DUTCH MARINE BATTLE SCENE ENGRAVINGS Early 19th Century 12.75" x 17" sight. Framed 21.5" x 25.5".

THREE DUTCH MARINE BATTLE SCENE ENGRAVINGS Early 19th Century

Lot: 4011 - BRASS-BOUND CAMPHORWOOD CAMPAIGN LAP DESK 19th Century Height 9”. Width 20.75”. Depth 12.5”.

BRASS-BOUND CAMPHORWOOD CAMPAIGN LAP DESK 19th Century Metal line and fleur-de-lis inlay. Includes quills, a small scale, a straight edge, a brass inkwell, etc.

Lot: 4012 - STEEL BOARDING KNIFE Late 18th/Early 19th Century Total length in sheath 37.5”.

STEEL BOARDING KNIFE Late 18th/Early 19th Century Original wooden sheath.

Lot: 4013 - SOLID HULL MODEL OF AN 18TH CENTURY VESSEL Early 19th Century or Earlier Height on cradle 7.5". Length 21.5". Width 5.25".

SOLID HULL MODEL OF AN 18TH CENTURY VESSEL Early 19th Century or Earlier Beautifully carved billethead. Displayed on a contemporary wood cradle.

Lot: 4014 - COLORED ENGRAVINGS "HASTINGS" AND "DOVER" Early 19th Century 20.5" x 25.5" sight. Framed 30" x 35.5".

COLORED ENGRAVINGS "HASTINGS" AND "DOVER" Early 19th Century After works by J.W.M. Turner (United Kingdom, 1775-1851).

Lot: 4015 - MODEL OF THE FRENCH GUNSHIP "FOUDROYANTE" Second Half of the 19th Century Total height 27.75". Length approx. 40".

MODEL OF THE FRENCH GUNSHIP "FOUDROYANTE" Second Half of the 19th Century Nicely rigged and detailed. Female bust figurehead. Carved trailboards. Displayed on turned metal pedestals on a wood plinth.

Lot: 4016 - WILLIAM GRIFFIN (United Kingdom, 19th Century), "Battle of the Glorious 1st June"., Oil on canvas, 31.25” x 44.5”. Framed 43.25” x 56.25”.

WILLIAM GRIFFIN United Kingdom, 19th Century "Battle of the Glorious 1st June". Depicts a boisterous battle scene between French and British ships, with a rescue boat in the foreground. Signed lower left "Wm. Griffin". Titled on frame plaque.

Lot: 4017 - PRISONER-OF-WAR CARVED BONE CHESS SET Early 19th Century Heights from approx. 3" to 6".

PRISONER-OF-WAR CARVED BONE CHESS SET Early 19th Century Complete set of 32 chessmen, 16 stained red and 16 stained green. Each piece, save the knights and rooks, with figural heads or busts atop footed bases carved with crosshatch and circle designs, typical of Napoleonic prisoner-of-war items. Knights and rooks with matching footed bases and the appropriate horse head and castle turret stylization. Most pieces with breakage, loose components, cracks, etc., commensurate with age and use.

Lot: 4018 - NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR DIORAMA OF THE CRUCIFIXION Early 19th Century Height 10.5". Width 8". Depth 5".

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR DIORAMA OF THE CRUCIFIXION Early 19th Century Finely detailed bone carving of Jesus on the cross, two disciples, two spears, a ladder, three dice and carved gates with crosses. Straw work box with curtains.

Lot: 4019 - NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR CARVED BONE WATCH HUTCH Early 19th Century Height 10.5”. Width 6.75”. Depth 3.5”.

NAPOLEONIC PRISONER-OF-WAR CARVED BONE WATCH HUTCH Early 19th Century Monumental form with watch aperture and a drawer. Red and green foliate and carved geometric designs throughout.

Lot: 4020 - BUILDER’S MODEL OF A MAN-O'-WAR SAILING DINGY BY JOE ALBURY 20th Century Height on cradle approx. 13.5”. Length 39”. Width 13.5”.

BUILDER'S MODEL OF A MAN-O'-WAR SAILING DINGY BY JOE ALBURY 20th Century Hardwood model. Displayed on a wood cradle. Brass plaque on cradle marked "Man O' War Sailing Dingy by Joe Albury".

Lot: 4021 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (19th Century,), Ships off a fortified coast., Oil on canvas, 20” x 30”. Framed 24.5” x 34.5”.

AMERICAN SCHOOL 19th Century Ships off a fortified coast. Unsigned.

Lot: 4022 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (19th Century,), Ship in a calm harbor., Oil on canvas, 16" x 24". Framed 22" x 30".

AMERICAN SCHOOL 19th Century Ship in a calm harbor. Signed illegibly lower right.

Lot: 4023 - FINE HAND-PAINTED PAPIER-MÂCHÉ TRAY DEPICTING A NAVAL BATTLE England, Circa 1820 22" x 30".

FINE HAND-PAINTED PAPIER-MÂCHÉ TRAY DEPICTING A NAVAL BATTLE England, Circa 1820 Impressed mark verso for Jennens & Bettridge, London. Depicts a fierce engagement between English and French ships, possibly the Battle of Lake Erie.

Lot: 4024 - ENGLISH TWO-PART CAMPAIGN CHEST 19th Century Height 41.5". Width 40". Depth 20".

ENGLISH TWO-PART CAMPAIGN CHEST 19th Century In oak fitted with typical brass hardware. Top drawer folds down to function as a desk, the interior fitted with a variety of drawers and compartments. Three full-width drawers below.

Lot: 4025 - CASED OCTANT ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN BLISS 19th Century Case length 12.75". Width 11.75".

CASED OCTANT ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN BLISS 19th Century Labeled for retailer Spencer Browning & Co. Ebony frame with brass fittings. Wedge-shaped wooden case.

Lot: 4026 - ENGLISH WOOLWORK 19th Century 23" x 23.5" sight. Framed 28.5" x 29.5".

ENGLISH WOOLWORK 19th Century Depicts Britannia above "1892" and a "The Norfolk Regt." ribband. Foliate surround.

Lot: 4027 - SINGLE-DRAW DAY/NIGHT TELESCOPE London, 19th Century Length closed 19.5”.

SINGLE-DRAW DAY/NIGHT TELESCOPE London, 19th Century Marked "Made by Jas. Chapman St. Catherines London Day or Night". Mahogany tube.

Lot: 4028 - SALVATORE COLACICCO (Italy/England/Canada, 1935-), "A British Man O' War"., Oil on board, 24" x 35.5" sight. Framed 34" x 45".

SALVATORE COLACICCO Italy/England/Canada, 1935- "A British Man O' War". Signed lower left "Salvatore Colacicco".

Lot: 4029 - SALVATORE COLACICCO (Italy/England/Canada, 1935-), "Shippin' in a Calm in the Solent"., Oil on artist board, 16" x 24". Framed 19.5" x 27.5".

SALVATORE COLACICCO Italy/England/Canada, 1935- "Shippin' in a Calm in the Solent". Signed lower right "Salvatore Colacicco". Titled verso.

Lot: 4030 - SALVATORE COLACICCO (Italy/England/Canada, 1935-), "The Flying Cloud"., Oil on board, 24" x 36". Framed 28" x 40".

SALVATORE COLACICCO Italy/England/Canada, 1935- "The Flying Cloud". Signed lower left "Salvatore Colacicco".

Lot: 4031 - SALVATORE COLACICCO (Italy/England/Canada, 1935-), The racing schooner America with vessels in the distance., Oil on panel, 20" x 30". Framed 23.5" x 33.5".

SALVATORE COLACICCO Italy/England/Canada, 1935- The racing schooner America with vessels in the distance. Signed lower left "Salvatore Colacicco".

Lot: 4032 - ARTHUR WELLINGTON FOWLES (United Kingdom, 1815-1883), "The East Indiaman Blenheim 1350 tons. Built & Owned by T. & W. Smith of Newcastle 1848, Off Portsmouth Harbour with the S.S. Great Britain 3448 Tons; Messrs Gibbs, B

ARTHUR WELLINGTON FOWLES United Kingdom, 1815-1883 "The East Indiaman Blenheim 1350 tons. Built & Owned by T. & W. Smith of Newcastle 1848, Off Portsmouth Harbour with the S.S. Great Britain 3448 Tons; Messrs Gibbs, Bright & Co., Owners, Outward Bound on Her First Voyage to Australia." Signed and dated lower right "A.W. Fowles 1857". Titled on frame plaque.

Lot: 4033 - LEE HENG (China, 19th Century), China Trade portrait of the ship Agenor in Chinese waters, circa 1871., Oil on canvas, relined, 20.75" x 26". Framed 25.75" x 31".

LEE HENG China, 19th Century China Trade portrait of the ship Agenor in Chinese waters, circa 1871.

Lot: 4034 - CHINESE SCHOOL (19th Century,), Three-masted ship sailing into harbor., Oil on canvas, 26” x 35”. Framed 30” x 39”.

CHINESE SCHOOL 19th Century Three-masted ship sailing into harbor. Unsigned.

Lot: 4035 - CHINESE SCHOOL (19th Century,), An American ship entering Hong Kong., Oil on canvas laid down on board, 18" x 24". Framed 20.5" x 25.5".

CHINESE SCHOOL 19th Century An American ship entering Hong Kong. Unsigned.

Lot: 4036 - EXCEPTIONALLY CARVED SHIP'S FIGUREHEAD IN THE FORM OF A RUNNING DOG 19th Century Length 78.5".

EXCEPTIONALLY CARVED SHIP'S FIGUREHEAD IN THE FORM OF A RUNNING DOG 19th Century Finely detailed carving, particularly of the dog's wavy fur coat. Foliate and berry design at base. Under an old painted and gilt finish showing normal flaking and wear. A fine and well-preserved example.

Lot: 4037 - ENGLISH LAP DESK 19th Century Height 9.75". Width 23.75". Depth 13.25".

ENGLISH LAP DESK 19th Century In mahogany with brass bail side handles.

Lot: 4038 - ENGLISH SCHOOL (19th Century,), A barque off the Cliffs of Dover., Oil on canvas, 30" x 44". Framed 37" x 51".

ENGLISH SCHOOL 19th Century A barque off the Cliffs of Dover. Unsigned.

Lot: 4039 - EDOUARD ADAM I (France, 1847-1929), Portrait of the clipper ship Parker M. Whitmore., Oil on canvas, 31.75" x 51". Framed 40.25" x 60".

EDOUARD ADAM I France, 1847-1929 Portrait of the clipper ship Parker M. Whitmore. Signed and dated lower right "Ed. Adam 1884".

Lot: 4040 - WILLIAM PIERCE STUBBS (Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909), Portrait of the ship William E. Roberts., Oil on canvas, 22" x 36". Framed 28" x 42".

WILLIAM PIERCE STUBBS Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909 Portrait of the ship William E. Roberts. Signed lower left "W.P. Stubbs".

Lot: 4041 - CHART "LONG ISLAND SOUND FROM NEW YORK TO MONTOCK POINT ..." New York, 1830 21" x 77" sight. Framed 30" x 86".

CHART "LONG ISLAND SOUND FROM NEW YORK TO MONTOCK POINT ..." New York, 1830 "... Surveyed in the Years 1828, 29 & 30. By Edmund Blunt Published & Sold by E. & G.W. Blunt ... New York". A magnificent and sizable chart detailing Long Island Sound.

Lot: 4042 - CHART "SOUTHERN COAST OF LONG ISLAND FROM MONTAUK POINT TO EAST HAMPTON" Circa 1877 11.25" x 22.75" sight. Framed 16.75" x 28".

CHART "SOUTHERN COAST OF LONG ISLAND FROM MONTAUK POINT TO EAST HAMPTON" Circa 1877

Lot: 4043 - CAST IRON SHIP'S WHEEL BRACKET HELM IN THE FORM OF A MERMAID Last Quarter of the 19th/First Quarter of the 20th Century Height excluding stand 36.5". Width 46". Depth 10.5". Stand height 33". Width 45.5". Depth 18.25".

CAST IRON SHIP'S WHEEL BRACKET HELM IN THE FORM OF A MERMAID Last Quarter of the 19th/First Quarter of the 20th Century Exceptionally detailed long flowing hair and scales on her two tails. Her arms are raised above her head to hold a shell-form wheel yoke. Accompanied by a modern steel stand.

Lot: 4044 - ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN (New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921), Port view of an American steam-sail vessel., Oil on canvas laid down on board, 29" x 49". Framed 34.5" x 54.5".

ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921 Port view of an American steam-sail vessel. Signed, dated and inscribed lower right "A. Jacobsen 1889 705 Palisades Ave. West Hoboken, NJ".

Lot: 4045 - LIGHTHOUSE LIGHT WITH FRESNEL LENS Total height approx. 78". Pedestal width approx. 43".

LIGHTHOUSE LIGHT WITH FRESNEL LENS Contemporized metal frame with electric rotating mechanism. Bull's-eye Fresnel lenses with refraction prisms inset in frame. Displayed on a contemporary octagonal wooden pedestal.

Lot: 4046 - FOUR MATCHING BULL'S-EYE FRESNEL LENSES Late 19th/Early 20th Century 24.25" x 31.75".

FOUR MATCHING BULL'S-EYE FRESNEL LENSES Late 19th/Early 20th Century Mounted in brass frames.

Lot: 4047 - BRASS SHIP'S TELEGRAPH England, Early 20th Century Height 48".

BRASS SHIP'S TELEGRAPH England, Early 20th Century Black dial marked with engine instructions and for maker "J.W. Ray & Co. (Liverpool) Ltd Liverpool & London".

Lot: 4048 - FINE AND LARGE MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE SHIP "KENNINGTON" Backboard 14.5" x 71".

FINE AND LARGE MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE SHIP "KENNINGTON" Built up in eight lifts. Vessel name at stern. Mounted on a white painted backboard.

Lot: 4049 - BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "CORDELIA E HAYES" Second Half of the 19th Century Height 7". Length 50.5".

BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "CORDELIA E HAYES" Second Half of the 19th Century Probably a lumber schooner. Built up in 12 lifts.

Lot: 4050 - BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "ELIZABETH ANN" 19th Century Height 7.5". Length 46.75".

BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "ELIZABETH ANN" 19th Century Built up in ten lifts.

Lot: 4051 - MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "NORAH" 19th Century Backboard 9.75" x 49.75".

MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "NORAH" 19th Century Built up in eight lifts.

Lot: 4052 - MOUNTED BUILDER'S-STYLE HALF HULL MODEL OF A 19TH CENTURY SAILING VESSEL 20th Century Backboard 9.5" x 46.75".

MOUNTED BUILDER'S-STYLE HALF HULL MODEL OF A 19TH CENTURY SAILING VESSEL 20th Century Built up in nine alternating light and dark wood lifts. Hardwood backboard.

Lot: 4053 - MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "BELLE OF THE WEST" 20th Century Backboard 7" x 24.25".

MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE "BELLE OF THE WEST" 20th Century Black hull with copper bottom. Brass plaque affixed to mahogany backboard marked "Belle of the West" and "Dennis - 1853".

Lot: 4054 - ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM HOWARD YORKE (Canada/United Kingdom, 1847-1921), Portrait of the Canadian brigantine Aeronaut, Oil on canvas, 24" x 36". Framed 31.5" x 33".

ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM HOWARD YORKE Canada/United Kingdom, 1847-1921 Portrait of the Canadian brigantine Aeronaut flying the Canadian red ensign.

Lot: 4055 - WILLIAM HOWARD YORKE (Canada/United Kingdom, 1847-1921), The screw steamer Holme Force., Oil on canvas, 12” x 18”. Framed 14.5” x 20.5”.

WILLIAM HOWARD YORKE Canada/United Kingdom, 1847-1921 The screw steamer Holme Force. Signed lower right "W.H. Yorke".

Lot: 4056 - JOHN STOBART (Massachusetts/Florida/England, 1929-2023), "Victoria, View from Songhee Point, 1891"., Oil on canvas, 9.75" x 14.25". Framed 17.5" x 22.25". Includes copies of notes about the work.

JOHN STOBART Massachusetts/Florida/England, 1929-2023 "Victoria, View from Songhee Point, 1891". An original study done in oil for the larger work on which Stobart's 1996 print "Victoria: The 'Thermopylae' Alongside Main Wharf in 1891" was based. A classic Stobart composition, this view features the famed clipper having just arrived home to Victoria, capital of British Columbia, after a voyage to Asia. Alongside her at dock are rival ships of the China Trade, Cutty Sark, Titania and Taeping. Signed and dated lower left "Stobart 1993". Titled on frame plaque.

Lot: 4057 - SAILOR'S ROPEWORK BOW FENDER 19th Century Length 31.5".

SAILOR'S ROPEWORK BOW FENDER 19th Century

Lot: 4058 - SHIP'S DOCUMENT BOX Second Half of the 19th Century Height 11.5". Width 23". Depth 12.5".

SHIP'S DOCUMENT BOX Second Half of the 19th Century In pine under deep green paint. Stenciled "W.L.B. 1870" in light yellow on front.

Lot: 4059 - COMPOSITION COPY OF A GANGWAY BOARD 20th Century Height 42.75". Width 18.5". Depth 3".

COMPOSITION COPY OF A GANGWAY BOARD 20th Century Purportedly created from a gangway board at Mystic Seaport for the American ship Adams. Depicts an "Adams" banner, an eagle with a Liberty shield and arrows, and an anchor.

Lot: 4060 - THREE SAILOR-THEMED CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS 19th Century Framed to approx. 17" x 13".

THREE SAILOR-THEMED CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS 19th Century Two by Nathaniel Currier (New York/Massachusetts, 1813-1888) and one by James Bailie (New York, Early 19th Century).

Lot: 4061 - DIMINUTIVE PAINT-DECORATED LIFT-TOP SEA CHEST Late 19th Century Height 9”. Width 27”. Depth 12”.

DIMINUTIVE PAINT-DECORATED LIFT-TOP SEA CHEST Late 19th Century Top with painted decoration of a scrimshaw whale's tooth in the style of the Vignette Engraver, with a small vignette of a ship under sail at the top right and a primary whaling scene. White pique border along the perimeter.

Lot: 4062 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (19th Century,), Portrait of the ship Rutland., Oil on canvas, 22.5” x 36”. Framed 31” x 43”.

AMERICAN SCHOOL 19th Century Portrait of the ship Rutland. Unsigned.

Lot: 4063 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (Early 20th Century,), Primitive-style view of a clipper ship flying an American flag., Watercolor on paper, 12.5" x 17". Framed 18.5" x 22".

AMERICAN SCHOOL Early 20th Century Primitive-style view of a clipper ship flying an American flag. Unsigned.

Lot: 4064 - CAMPAIGN TRUNK Late 19th Century Height 18". Width 37.5". Depth 21".

CAMPAIGN TRUNK Late 19th Century In camphorwood with brass fittings.

Lot: 4065 - BRASS SPEAKING TRUMPET Late 19th/Early 20th Century Length approx. 17”.

BRASS SPEAKING TRUMPET Late 19th/Early 20th Century

Lot: 4066 - LIMITED EDITION COPY OF "OLD SHIP FIGURE-HEADS & STERNS ..." 12" x 10".

LIMITED EDITION COPY OF "OLD SHIP FIGURE-HEADS & STERNS ..." Old Ship Figure-Heads & Sterns: With Which are Associated Galleries, Hanging-pieces, Catheads and Divers Other Matters that Concern the "Grace and Countenance" of Old Sailing-Ships by L.G. Carr Laughton. London: Halton & Truscott Smith Ltd. and N.Y.: Minton, Balch & Company, 1925. Limited edition, number 86 of 100 copies. Illustrated with eight tipped-in color plates, 48 monochrome plates at end of text and 80 drawings in text. Three-quarter calf with marbled boards. Handmade paper. Top edges gilt.

Lot: 4067 - JOHN BRADLEY HUDSON, JR. (Maine/Massachusetts, 1832-1903), Portrait of the barque Sincerite., Oil on canvas, 24" x 36". Framed 29" x 41.5".

JOHN BRADLEY HUDSON, JR. Maine/Massachusetts, 1832-1903 Portrait of the barque Sincerite. Signed lower right "J.B. Hudson".

Lot: 4068 - JAMES GRIFFITHS (America, 1947-), “Morning Haze”., Watercolor and gouache, 6.5” x 11” sight. Framed 14.75” x 18.5”.

JAMES GRIFFITHS America, 1947- "Morning Haze". Depicts a three-masted American-flagged ship and other vessels in the distance. Signed lower right "Jim Griffiths".

Lot: 4069 - FRANK JOSEPH HENRY GARDINER (United Kingdom, 1942-), "The Californian Clipper Storm King ..."., Mixed media on paper, 14" x 21" sight. Framed 23" x 29.75".

FRANK JOSEPH HENRY GARDINER United Kingdom, 1942- "The Californian Clipper Storm King ...". Signed and dated lower left "F.J.H. Gardiner 78". Titled on mat.

Lot: 4070 - SOLON FRANCIS MONTECELLO BADGER (Massachusetts, 1873-1919), The Brazil., Oil on canvas, 22" x 36". Framed 28.5" x 41.5".

SOLON FRANCIS MONTECELLO BADGER Massachusetts, 1873-1919 The Brazil. Signed and dated lower left "S.F.M. Badger 93". Inscribed lower center "In Command of Capt. R. Lawrence.".

Lot: 4071 - SOLON FRANCIS MONTECELLO BADGER (Massachusetts, 1873-1919), Portrait of the schooner Fred A. Small., Oil on canvas laid down on board, 21.5" x 34.5". Framed 25" x 39".

SOLON FRANCIS MONTECELLO BADGER Massachusetts, 1873-1919 Portrait of the schooner Fred A. Small. Signed and dated lower left "S.F.M. Badger 96".

Lot: 4072 - CONTINENTAL SCHOOL (19th Century,), Ship off a coast., Oil on canvas, 20.75" x 31". Framed 23" x 33".

CONTINENTAL SCHOOL 19th Century Ship off a coast. Inscribed lower left "Capt N. Spring".

Lot: 4073 - ENGLISH TWO-PART CAMPAIGN CHEST Late 19th Century Height 43”. Width 41”. Depth 17”.

ENGLISH TWO-PART CAMPAIGN CHEST Late 19th Century In mahogany, with traditional brass hardware and bun feet.

Lot: 4074 - TWO-DRAW BRASS TELESCOPE Late 19th Century Length closed 12.5”. In a newer hardwood box.

TWO-DRAW BRASS TELESCOPE Late 19th Century Leather wrap. Unmarked.

Lot: 4075 - ENGLISH TWO-PART CAMPAIGN CHEST 19th Century Height 45.5". Width 43". Depth 19".

ENGLISH TWO-PART CAMPAIGN CHEST 19th Century In camphorwood with brass fittings. Foliate-carved front corners. Upper section with three full-width drawers, the middle drawer functioning as a secretary drawer. Lower section with two full-width drawers.

Lot: 4076 - SMALL SHIP'S BELL Late 19th/Early 20th Century Height excluding clapper approx. 12.5". Diameter 12.75".

SMALL SHIP'S BELL Late 19th/Early 20th Century Cast iron clapper.

Lot: 4077 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (19th Century,), Portrait of the schooner Eckford Webb., Watercolor on paper, 13” x 18.25” sight. Framed 21” x 27”.

AMERICAN SCHOOL 19th Century Portrait of the schooner Eckford Webb. Initialed and dated lower right "H.D. 1868". Label verso for Vose Galleries, Boston.

Lot: 4078 - MAURITZ FREDERIK HENDRICK DE HAAS (New York/Holland, 1832-1895), Coastal scene of boats working in a cove and a distant castle on a cliff., Oil on panel, 21" x 29.5". Framed 30.5" x 38.5".

MAURITZ FREDERIK HENDRICK DE HAAS New York/Holland, 1832-1895 Coastal scene of boats working in a cove and a distant castle on a cliff. Signed and dated lower right "M.F. De Haas 56".

Lot: 4079 - CHARLES HENRY GIFFORD (Massachusetts, 1839-1904), Shipwreck., Oil on canvas, 9.5" x 12". Framed 19" x 21.5".

CHARLES HENRY GIFFORD Massachusetts, 1839-1904 Shipwreck. Signed lower right "C.H. Gifford".

Lot: 4080 - AMERICAN LUMINIST SCHOOL (19th Century,), Yacht under sunset skies., Oil on canvas, 10” x 14”. Framed 14” x 18”.

AMERICAN LUMINIST SCHOOL 19th Century Yacht under sunset skies. Unsigned. Partial old label verso attributes the work to Fitz Henry (Fitz Hugh) Lane (Massachusetts, 1804-1965). P. Deschaux & Co. New York art supply stamp verso.

Lot: 4081 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (19th Century,), "Greenland Sunset"., Oil on canvas, 18.5" x 32.5". Framed 25" x 39".

AMERICAN SCHOOL 19th Century "Greenland Sunset". Unsigned. In the style of William Bradford. Titled on frame plaque.

Lot: 4082 - EDMUND DARCH LEWIS (Pennsylvania, 1835-1910), Ships off the coast., Watercolor and gouache on paper, 19" x 28.25" sight. Framed 24" x 33".

EDMUND DARCH LEWIS Pennsylvania, 1835-1910 Ships off the coast. Signed lower right "Edmund D. Lewis".

Lot: 4083 - MOUNTED BUILDER’S-STYLE HALF HULL MODEL OF THE GRAND BANKS SCHOONER “NIMBUS” BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Backboard 12” x 36.5”.

MOUNTED BUILDER'S-STYLE HALF HULL MODEL OF THE GRAND BANKS SCHOONER "NIMBUS" BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Built up in six lifts. Marked on skeg "T.D. Conlon".

Lot: 4084 - MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF A 1912 FISHING SCHOONER 20th Century Backboard 12.5” x 48”.

MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF A 1912 FISHING SCHOONER 20th Century Teak model. Brass plaque affixed to black painted backboard.

Lot: 4085 - SAWFISH BILL Late 19th/Early 20th Century Length 24.25”. Width approx. 10.5”.

SAWFISH BILL Late 19th/Early 20th Century

Lot: 4086 - JULES HENRI JEAN SCHAUMBURG (Belgium, 1839-1886), Fishing boats off the coast., Oil on canvas, 17" x 22". Framed 22" x 27".

JULES HENRI JEAN SCHAUMBURG Belgium, 1839-1886 Fishing boats off the coast. Signed lower left "Jules Schaumburg".

Lot: 4087 - CASED MODEL OF A GLOUCESTER FISHING SCHOONER 20th Century Case height 27.5". Length 34.5". Width 9.25".

CASED MODEL OF A GLOUCESTER FISHING SCHOONER 20th Century Nicely detailed deck fitted with fishing dories, barrels, chain, etc.

Lot: 4088 - C. MYRON CLARK (Massachusetts/Maine, 1858-1925), A gaff-rigged fishing schooner., Oil on canvas, 20" x 30". Framed 24.75" x 34.75".

C. MYRON CLARK Massachusetts/Maine, 1858-1925 A gaff-rigged fishing schooner. Signed and dated lower right "C. Myron Clark 1907".

Lot: 4089 - PLANK-ON-FRAME MODEL OF A DORY Late 19th/Early 20th Century Height approx. 10.5". Length approx. 50.5”. Width 16.25".

PLANK-ON-FRAME MODEL OF A DORY Late 19th/Early 20th Century

Lot: 4090 - JAMES GALE TYLER (New York/Connecticut, 1855-1931), Ship in rough seas., Oil on canvas, 19” x 29”. Framed 23” x 32”.

JAMES GALE TYLER New York/Connecticut, 1855-1931 Ship in rough seas. Signed lower right "James G. Tyler".

Lot: 4091 - B. SYLVAN (Early 20th Century,), "Stormy Day in the Northern Sea"., Oil on canvas, 26" x 36". Framed 34.5" x 44.5".

B. SYLVAN Early 20th Century "Stormy Day in the Northern Sea". Signed lower right "B. Sylvan". Titled verso.

Lot: 4092 - FREDERIC SCHILLER COZZENS (New York, 1846-1928), Hauling the rescue boat., Watercolor on paper, 18.5" x 28.5". Framed 28.5" x 38.5".

FREDERIC SCHILLER COZZENS New York, 1846-1928 Hauling the rescue boat. Signed and dated lower left "Fred S. Cozzens '86".

Lot: 4093 - MARK RICHARD MYERS (California/United Kingdom, 1945-), Vessels off the docks., Watercolor on paper, 11" x 18" sight. Framed 17.5" x 24.5".

MARK RICHARD MYERS California/United Kingdom, 1945- Vessels off the docks. Signed lower left "Mark Myers".

Lot: 4094 - FRANKLIN DULLIN BRISCOE (Pennsylvania/Maryland, 1844-1903), Stormy day at the pier., Oil on canvas, 18" x 24". Framed 24" x 30".

FRANKLIN DULLIN BRISCOE Pennsylvania/Maryland, 1844-1903 Stormy day at the pier. Signed lower right "F.D. Briscoe".

Lot: 4095 - ATTRIBUTED TO FRANKLIN DULLIN BRISCOE (Pennsylvania/Maryland, 1844-1903), Fishing vessels under a dramatic sky., Oil on canvas, 30" x 51.25". Framed 41.5" x 62".

ATTRIBUTED TO FRANKLIN DULLIN BRISCOE Pennsylvania/Maryland, 1844-1903 Fishing vessels under a dramatic sky. Unsigned.

Lot: 4096 - JAMES EDWARD BUTTERSWORTH (New Jersey/New York/England, 1817-1894), Off Castle Garden, New York., Watercolor, 9.5" x 15" sight. Framed 17" x 22.25".

JAMES EDWARD BUTTERSWORTH New Jersey/New York/England, 1817-1894 Off Castle Garden, New York. Initialed lower left "JEB".

Lot: 4097 - MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE SANDY HOOK PILOT BOAT “JOHN MCKEON NO. 1” BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Backboard 7.5” x 33”.

MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE SANDY HOOK PILOT BOAT "JOHN MCKEON NO. 1" BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Signed lower right "T.D. Conlon". Placard affixed verso with additional information about the vessel.

Lot: 4098 - MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE SANDY HOOK PILOT BOAT “JOHN MCKEON NO. 1” BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Backboard 7.5” x 33”.

MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF THE SANDY HOOK PILOT BOAT "JOHN MCKEON NO. 1" BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Signed lower right "T.D. Conlon". Additional information about the vessel on reverse.

Lot: 4099 - BUILDER’S-STYLE HALF HULL MODEL OF THE BOSTON PILOT SCHOONER “HESPER” BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Height 6.5”. Length 37”.

BUILDER'S-STYLE HALF HULL MODEL OF THE BOSTON PILOT SCHOONER "HESPER" BY T.D. CONLON Massachusetts, Contemporary Built up in eight lifts. Signed and dated verso "T.D. Conlon 1989".

Lot: 4100 - THOMAS MACLAY HOYNE (Illinois/Massachusetts, 1924-1989), "Boston Pilot Boat”., Acrylic on canvas, 18.5" x 24.5". Framed 25" x 31".

THOMAS MACLAY HOYNE Illinois/Massachusetts, 1924-1989 "Boston Pilot Boat". Signed lower right "Tom Hoyne". Titled on label verso.

Lot: 4101 - CASED PRESENTATION HALF HULL MODEL OF THE BARQUE "HAWTHORNBANK" Last Quarter of the 19th Century Case height 15.75". Length 72". Width 11.5".

CASED PRESENTATION HALF HULL MODEL OF THE BARQUE "HAWTHORNBANK" Last Quarter of the 19th Century Presentation plaque mounted in case inscribed "Barque 'Hawthornbank,' Owners -- Andrew Weir & Co., Glasgow. Built by Rossell & Co. Port-Glasgow & Greenock.".

Lot: 4102 - CASED PRESENTATION MODEL OF THE FREIGHTER "BRAUNFELS" OF BREMEN First Quarter of the 20th Century Case height 21.75". Length 62.75". Width 12.75".

CASED PRESENTATION MODEL OF THE FREIGHTER "BRAUNFELS" OF BREMEN First Quarter of the 20th Century Highly detailed. Presentation plaque mounted in case inscribed "Swan, Hunter & Wigham Richardson Ltd. Ship, Engine & Floating Dock. Builder's & Repairers Walker on Tyne".

Lot: 4103 - AMERICAN SCHOOL (19th Century,), "Great Eastern Steamship Coming up the Narrows Into the Harbor of New York"., Oil on canvas, 21.5" x 33". Framed 28.75" x 40".

AMERICAN SCHOOL 19th Century "Great Eastern Steamship Coming up the Narrows Into the Harbor of New York". Depicts the laying of the first transatlantic cable. Possibly the original work for an engraving published in the July 7, 1860 issue of Harper's Weekly, or inspired by the print. Unsigned.

Lot: 4104 - MOUNTED PRESENTATION HALF HULL MODEL OF THE STEEL SCREW TUG "ROMAN" Early 20th Century Backboard 12.5" x 32.25".

MOUNTED PRESENTATION HALF HULL MODEL OF THE STEEL SCREW TUG "ROMAN" Early 20th Century Ship built and engineered by J.P. Rennoldson & Sons. Black hull with salmon bottom. Presentation plaque affixed to backboard.

Lot: 4105 - MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF A STEAMSHIP Early 20th Century Backboard 10.25" x 54.75".

MOUNTED HALF HULL MODEL OF A STEAMSHIP Early 20th Century White hull with red bottom. Brass screw and shaft.

Lot: 4107 - ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN (New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921), Portrait of the steamship Pieter de Coninck., Oil on canvas, 22" x 36". Framed 30" x 43.5".

ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921 Portrait of the steamship Pieter de Coninck. Signed, dated and inscribed lower right "A. Jacobsen 1884 705 Palisade Ave. West Hoboken, NJ".

Lot: 4108 - ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN (New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921), The Jessie A. Bishop at sea., Oil on canvas laid down on board, 23.5" x 42". Framed 30" x 49".

ANTONIO NICOLO GASPARO JACOBSEN New York/New Jersey/Denmark, 1850-1921 The Jessie A. Bishop at sea. Signed and dated lower right "Antonio Jacobsen 1909 31 Palisade Av. West Hoboken N.J.".

Lot: 4108A - MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE STEAMSHIP "CAMBRIDGE" Last Quarter of the 19th Century Backboard 14.5" x 82".

MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF THE STEAMSHIP "CAMBRIDGE" Last Quarter of the 19th Century Built up in five visible lifts. Black hull. Brass builder's plaque mounted on backboard engraved with "Twin S.S. Cambridge [...] Hull, 1887" as well as shipbuilder, dimensions and other information.

Lot: 4108B - BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF A STEAMSHIP First Half of the 20th Century Height 8". Length 66".

BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF A STEAMSHIP First Half of the 20th Century Painted off-white and extensively marked with design plans. Identified as "MV No. 379" at center.

Lot: 4108C - HALF HULL MODEL OF A STEAMSHIP First Half of the 20th Century Height 7". Length 55.5".

HALF HULL MODEL OF A STEAMSHIP First Half of the 20th Century White varnished surface with architectural markings. Identified as "Ship No. 172".

Lot: 4109 - WILLIAM PIERCE STUBBS (Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909), Portrait of the B.W. Morse., Oil on canvas, 22" x 36". Framed 25" x 39".

WILLIAM PIERCE STUBBS Maine/Massachusetts, 1842-1909 Portrait of the B.W. Morse. Signed lower left "W.P. Stubbs".

Lot: 4110 - ITALIAN SCHOOL (Late 19th Century,), The steamer Otranto in the Bay of Naples., Gouache, 15.75" x 24.5" sight. Framed 26.25" x 35.5".

ITALIAN SCHOOL Late 19th Century The steamer Otranto in the Bay of Naples. Unsigned.

Lot: 4111 - FRANS JAN BRULOOT (Belgium, 1861-1917), The screw steamer Westmoreland., Oil on canvas, 15.5" x 24". Framed 20.5" x 29".

FRANS JAN BRULOOT Belgium, 1861-1917 The screw steamer Westmoreland. Signed and dated lower right "F.J. Bruloot Anvers 8 Mars 1897".

Lot: 4112 - ARTHUR VIDAL DIEHL (Massachusetts/New York/England, 1870-1929), Steamship in open waters., Oil on board, 5.5" x 10". Framed 7.5" x 11.5".

ARTHUR VIDAL DIEHL Massachusetts/New York/England, 1870-1929 Steamship in open waters. Signed and dated lower left "Xmas Arthur V. Diehl 1919".

Lot: 4113 - ARTHUR VIDAL DIEHL (Massachusetts/New York/England, 1870-1929), Steamship at sea., Oil on board, 6" x 12". Framed 8" x 14".

ARTHUR VIDAL DIEHL Massachusetts/New York/England, 1870-1929 Steamship at sea. Signed lower right "Arthur V. Diehl".

Lot: 4114 - MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF A SINGLE-SCREW STEAM VESSEL Last Quarter of the 19th Century Backboard 7.25" x 39.5".

MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF A SINGLE-SCREW STEAM VESSEL Last Quarter of the 19th Century Built up in eight lifts. Sailor's twinework around the perimeter of the backboard. Faded writing under the bow and stern.

Lot: 4115 - MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF A MOTORIZED SAILING VESSEL 19th Century Backboard 9" x 57".

MOUNTED BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODEL OF A MOTORIZED SAILING VESSEL 19th Century Built up in seven lifts. Applied skeg, rudder and screw. Nice patina.

Lot: 4116 - JOHN HALEY BELLAMY (Maine/New Hampshire, 1836-1914), Circa 1872-1900 carved pine spread-wing eagle plaque retaining its original paint., Height 6". Length 25".

JOHN HALEY BELLAMY Maine/New Hampshire, 1836-1914 Circa 1872-1900 carved pine spread-wing eagle plaque retaining its original paint. Nicely articulated curved tongue and piercing eye, both painted red, and gracefully sweeping wings with refined feathers. Red, white and blue American Liberty shield at its breast. Mellow patina. Unsigned, as typical of Bellamy's work. Accompanied by a letter of authentication from James A. Craig, a curator and author specializing in Bellamy's work. Craig writes the staining scheme is original to the time of manufacture and notes the rarity of this example because of the three stars on the shield, rather than the typical single star, and that it was stained to resemble mahogany rather than bearing the typical white milk paint or gilding.

Lot: 4117 - BOSTON ARTISTIC CARVING CO. EAGLE PLAQUE Mid-20th Century Length 45.5".

BOSTON ARTISTIC CARVING CO. EAGLE PLAQUE Mid-20th Century Carved and painted spread-wing eagle clutching a Liberty shield, arrows and a "Live and Let Live" banner.

Lot: 4118 - CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL CLOCK RETAILED BY RIGGS & BRO., PHILADELPHIA Boston, Circa 1901 Bezel diameter 10". Depth 3.75".

CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL CLOCK RETAILED BY RIGGS & BRO., PHILADELPHIA Boston, Circa 1901 Brass case with hinged bezel. Arabic numeral dial marked "Riggs & Bro. Philada" and "Ship's Bell". Label verso marked "Patented Dec. 21 1901 No. 689899 Chelsea Clock Co. Boston [...]". Back also stamped "59069" and etched with other numbers.

Lot: 4119 - CHELSEA SHIPSTRIKE MANTEL CLOCK Boston, 20th Century Height on base 7.5”. Width 10”.

CHELSEA SHIPSTRIKE MANTEL CLOCK Boston, 20th Century Brass case. Arabic numeral dial marked "Chelsea Shipstrike". Figured maple base.

Lot: 4120 - CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL BAROMETER Boston, Late 20th Century Diameter 7.5". Depth 3.5".

CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL BAROMETER Boston, Late 20th Century Brass case. Silvered dial marked "Chelsea Ship's Bell". Stamped on reverse "03".

Lot: 4121 - CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL MANTEL CLOCK Boston, Contemporary Clock diameter 5.5". Height on stand 7.5". Width 9.5".

CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL MANTEL CLOCK Boston, Contemporary Brass case. Brushed nickel Arabic numeral dial marked "Chelsea Ship's Bell". Mahogany base. Includes key.

Lot: 4122 - FULL HULL MODEL OF THE AMERICA'S CUP YACHT "COLUMBIA" Circa 1899 Height on stand 10". Length 49.5". Width 9".

FULL HULL MODEL OF THE AMERICA'S CUP YACHT "COLUMBIA" Circa 1899 Attributed to Gustav Graham (Sweden/America, 19th/20th Century). Hull built up from the solid, which has been hollowed. Topsides painted white and the bottom bronze. Mahogany veneer deck with a brass plaque engraved "Columbia America Cup 1899". Displayed on a simple mahogany stand, supported at the keel with a post.

Lot: 4123 - CONTINENTAL SCHOOL (19th Century,), Schooner sailing yacht flying the American yacht ensign and assorted burgees., Watercolor on paper, 22” x 29”. Framed.

CONTINENTAL SCHOOL 19th Century Schooner sailing yacht flying the American yacht ensign and assorted burgees. Inscribed lower right "Dessin pinxt A. Pitrel archit Naval St. Malo 1873".

Lot: 4124 - SCARCE YACHTING BOOK "J CLASS"

SCARCE YACHTING BOOK "J CLASS" By Francois Chevalier and Jacques Taglang. London: Yachting Heritage, 2002. 1st limited edition of 2900 numbered copies signed by the authors; this copy with "772" sticker on spine. In French and English. Illustrated with a watercolor by Marin-Marie and black and white drawings, sail and yacht plans, photographs, etc. Includes separate folder of photos and watercolors. Oblong folio. Linen-covered boards with a blue J within a wreath on cover and spine. Includes slipcase and original cardboard shipping box. Shrink-wrapped and never opened.

Lot: 4125 - JEROME HOWES (New York/Massachusetts, 1955-), Yacht race., Oil on masonite, 12" x 24". Framed 17" x 28".

JEROME HOWES New York/Massachusetts, 1955- Yacht race. Signed lower right "Jerome Howes".

Lot: 4126 - JAMES MILLER (United Kingdom, 1962-), "A Close Finish"., Oil on canvas, 16" x 20". Framed 21" x 25".

JAMES MILLER United Kingdom, 1962- "A Close Finish". Signed lower left "J. Miller". Titled verso.

Lot: 4127 - JAMES MILLER (United Kingdom, 1962-), "Ranger on the Solent"., Oil on canvas, 14" x 20". Framed 16" x 22".

JAMES MILLER United Kingdom, 1962- "Ranger on the Solent". Signed and titled verso.

Lot: 4128 - MODEL OF A SIGNAL CANNON 20th Century Height 8.25". Length 14". Width 9.75".

MODEL OF A SIGNAL CANNON 20th Century Brass cannon on wood carriage.

Lot: 4129 - CHARLES ROSNER (New York/Germany, 1894-1974), "Race of New York Yacht Club 'NY 32' Sloops"., Oil on canvas, 24" x 18". Framed 29.5" x 23.5".

CHARLES ROSNER New York/Germany, 1894-1974 "Race of New York Yacht Club 'NY 32' Sloops". Signed lower right "Charles Rosner". Titled on gallery label verso.

Lot: 4130 - NEW YORK YACHT CLUB COMMODORE TRIBUTE 1990 Tempera on vellum, 9.5” x 9.5”. Framed 24.5” x 22”.

NEW YORK YACHT CLUB COMMODORE TRIBUTE 1990 Commemorating Frank V. Snyder (1923-2006), who served as commodore in 1988 and 1990. Styled as an illuminated manuscript with hand-lettered verses by John Masefield, a vignette of the Club's building facade in New York City, and a seascape depicting the yacht Chasseur off Newport. Lettering on frame perimeter about Snyder.

Lot: 4131 - TANK TEST MODEL OF THE YACHT "WAUPI" 20th Century Height on stand 15.25". Length approx. 59". Width 15.5".

TANK TEST MODEL OF THE YACHT "WAUPI" 20th Century Designed by Francis S. Kenny. Displayed on a wooden stand.

Lot: 4132 - MODEL OF A HIGH-SPEED LAUNCH HULL America, 19th Century Height 5.25". Length 54”.

MODEL OF A HIGH-SPEED LAUNCH HULL America, 19th Century Long narrow hull built up in lifts, shaped, sanded, faired and painted a washed gray. Knuckle bow. Twin three-blade propellers and a single rudder in brass. Open interior, unfinished, with fore and aft deck plates.

Lot: 4133 - POND MODEL OF A GAFF-RIGGED SLOOP Early 20th Century Total height 55". Length approx. 51.5".

POND MODEL OF A GAFF-RIGGED SLOOP Early 20th Century Mint green hull with deep red bottom. Bulbous lead keel. Nicely detailed deck works and rigging, complete with whisker pole on deck. Displayed on an elaborate brass cradle on a wooden platform.

Lot: 4134 - CASED MODEL OF THE ENGLISH WHERRY "TOLIAPIS" 20th Century Case height 11". Length 12.25". Width 5.25".

CASED MODEL OF THE ENGLISH WHERRY "TOLIAPIS" 20th Century Plaque identifies maker as G. Krempien. Other plaque marked for the American Marine Model Gallery, Salem, Massachusetts.

Lot: 4135 - ANTHONY D. (A.D.) BLAKE (New Zealand, 1951-), "Reducing Sail at Sunset"., Oil on canvas, 30" x 24". Framed 37.5" x 31.5".

ANTHONY D. (A.D.) BLAKE New Zealand, 1951- "Reducing Sail at Sunset". Signed lower right "A.D. Blake". Titled verso.

Lot: 4136 - ANTHONY D. (A.D.) BLAKE (New Zealand, 1951-), Furling sails in a storm., Oil on canvas, 30" x 24". Framed 37.5" x 31.5".

ANTHONY D. (A.D.) BLAKE New Zealand, 1951- Furling sails in a storm. Signed lower right "A.D. Blake".

Lot: 4137 - ANTHONY D. (A.D.) BLAKE (New Zealand, 1951-), "The Flying Fish and John Gilpin Meet off Cape Horn Dec. 1852"., Oil on canvas, 30" x 40". Framed 37" x 47".

ANTHONY D. (A.D.) BLAKE New Zealand, 1951- "The Flying Fish and John Gilpin Meet off Cape Horn Dec. 1852". Signed lower right "A.D. Blake". Titled verso.

Lot: 4138 - CASED MODEL OF A FRIENDSHIP SLOOP 20th Century Case height 13.75". Length 15.75". Width 7".

CASED MODEL OF A FRIENDSHIP SLOOP 20th Century Maker identified on plaque as Flavio H. Nardi.

Lot: 4139 - CASED MODEL OF THE SPEEDBOAT “BABY BOOTLEGGER” Contemporary Case height 16". Length 46". Width 14".

CASED MODEL OF THE SPEEDBOAT "BABY BOOTLEGGER" Contemporary

Lot: 4140 - BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPH OF A MOTOR YACHT Mid-20th Century 10.25" x 13.25" sight. Framed 16.75" x 21.75".

BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPH OF A MOTOR YACHT Mid-20th Century Possibly Morris Rosenfeld (America, 1885-1968). Yacht seen at dock, with a figure standing on the bow. Embossed stamp.

Lot: 4141 - BUILDER'S PRESENTATION MODEL OF THE MOTOR YACHT "NIRVANA IV" America, Circa 1920 Case height 20.25". Length 36.25". Width 14.75".

BUILDER'S PRESENTATION MODEL OF THE MOTOR YACHT "NIRVANA IV" America, Circa 1920 Hull built up from the solid, the bottom painted a pale green and the topsides painted white, with an applied sheer strake and gold-plated portholes with mirror inserts. Fitted with a rudder and twin propellers. Coaming with a mahogany cap rail and mounted railings. Veneer deck with the planking drawn in India ink. Numerous fittings, most gold plated, including a jackstaff with ensign, anchors, anchor windlass, hawse pipes, mahogany companionway, forward bench, deck light, ventilators, running lights, forward and aft masts with standing rigging, nameboards, search light, horn, funnel painted buff and black, two boats mounted atop the aft cabin on cradles and rigged with davits, mahogany main cabin and aft cabin with gold-framed windows with mirror insets, canopy covering the aft deck, flagstaff flying the American flag, etc. Displayed on a pair of silver trumpet-form pedestals on a book-matched maple veneer base within the original fine quality mahogany and beveled glass display case. Silver plaque mounted on base engraved "TW. SC. Cruiser Nirvana IV Owner H. Struckmann New York".

Lot: 4142 - MERIDEN SILVER PLATED LIGHTHOUSE COCKTAIL SHAKER AND SET Early 20th Century Shaker height 13.75”. Goblet heights 5.25”. Tray length 16.5”.

MERIDEN SILVER PLATED LIGHTHOUSE COCKTAIL SHAKER AND SET Early 20th Century Includes six goblets and a tray with presentation inscription "To Captain William A Hall From The Officers and Crew S.S. Admiral Dewey September 21, 1929".

Lot: 4143 - "PICTURE PUZZLE." OF THE PADDLE STEAMER "PILGRIM" OF THE FALL RIVER LINE Late 19th Century Box 9" x 12". Puzzle shrink-wrapped on foam board 17.5" x 24".

"PICTURE PUZZLE." OF THE PADDLE STEAMER "PILGRIM" OF THE FALL RIVER LINE Late 19th Century By McLoughlin Bro's, New York. Includes the lithographed box and the completed lithographed puzzle. Depicts the white-hulled Priscilla passing below the Brooklyn Bridge, flying the Union Jack, the Fall River Line pennant and American and other flags, and her decks filled with passengers. Nicely detailed and brightly colored.

Lot: 4144 - ALBERT R. NEMETHY (America, 1920-1998), The paddle steamer Harlem., Oil on canvas, 14" x 24". Framed 18" x 25".

ALBERT R. NEMETHY America, 1920-1998 The paddle steamer Harlem. Signed lower right "Albert R. Nemethy".

Lot: 4145 - BLAKE HAMPTON (Oklahoma, 1932-), "The Naugatuck", a portrait of the American steamer flying American flags, streamers and a "Norwalk New London" banner., Oil on panel, 12.25" x 26". Framed 14.5" x 27".

BLAKE HAMPTON Oklahoma, 1932- "The Naugatuck", a portrait of the American steamer flying American flags, streamers and a "Norwalk New London" banner. Signed lower right "Hampton". Signed, titled and dated 1987 verso.

Lot: 4146 - CHRISTOPHER BLOSSOM (Connecticut, 1956-), "The Bark Superior in the Bering Strait"., Oil on canvas, 24" x 44". Framed 31" x 51".

CHRISTOPHER BLOSSOM Connecticut, 1956- "The Bark Superior in the Bering Strait". Signed lower right "Christopher Blossom".

Lot: 4147 - CHRISTOPHER BLOSSOM (Connecticut, 1956-), “Colonial Schooner Halifax”., Oil on canvas, 17” x 27”. Framed 21” x 31”.

CHRISTOPHER BLOSSOM Connecticut, 1956- "Colonial Schooner Halifax". Signed and dated lower right "Christopher Blossom 1983". Titled on gallery label verso.

Lot: 4148 - CHRISTOPHER BLOSSOM (Connecticut, 1956-), “Trawlers Entering Lowesport”., Oil on canvas, 25” x 40”. Framed 33” x 47”.

CHRISTOPHER BLOSSOM Connecticut, 1956- "Trawlers Entering Lowesport". Signed and dated lower right "Christopher Blossom 1985". Titled on gallery label verso.

Lot: 4149 - CASED PRESENTATION MODEL OF THE S.S. "WINGA" First Half of the 20th Century Case height 19". Length 42.45". Width 10.25".

CASED PRESENTATION MODEL OF THE S.S. "WINGA" First Half of the 20th Century Plaque mounted in case marked "S.S. 'Winga' [...] Built for Glen & Co. Ltd. Glasgow by Alexander Hall & Co. Ltd. Aberdeen".

Lot: 4150 - TECHNICAL LINE DRAWINGS OF A DIESEL CRUISER, DINGHY AND LAUNCH 20th Century

TECHNICAL LINE DRAWINGS OF A DIESEL CRUISER, DINGHY AND LAUNCH 20th Century Includes construction sections of step-hydroplane express, dated Dec 5, 1927, by Tams & King, naval architects and engineers. Contained in three tubes.

Lot: 4151 - PORTFOLIO "STEEL'S NAVAL ARCHITECTURE PLATES" 20th Century 19.5" x 19.75".

PORTFOLIO "STEEL'S NAVAL ARCHITECTURE PLATES" 20th Century Reproductions of 1805 originals. Includes many ships of the period and some foldout plates.

Lot: 4152 - JAMES A. FLOOD (Florida, 1944-), The French S.S. Normandie on the open sea., Acrylic on canvas, 20" x 24". Framed 25" x 28".

JAMES A. FLOOD Florida, 1944- The French S.S. Normandie on the open sea. Signed lower right "James A. Flood".

Lot: 4153 - GAILLE LAUNCH ENGINE ON A CUSTOM GLASS-TOP TABLE Detroit, Early 20th Century Table height 20.5". Table top 36" x 19.75".

GAILLE LAUNCH ENGINE ON A CUSTOM GLASS-TOP TABLE Detroit, Early 20th Century Marked on side of fuel tank "Gaille Detroit".

Lot: 4154 - DESK WITH NAUTICAL DECORATION Late 20th Century Height 30.5". Width 59.5". Depth 30".

DESK WITH NAUTICAL DECORATION Late 20th Century Top depicts an American-flagged ship. Base with yellow scrolls, fouled anchors and "Boston" against a black ground.

Lot: 4155 - BRASS BINNACLE LAMP 19th/20th Century Height 10”. Width 10.5”. Depth 7”.

BRASS BINNACLE LAMP 19th/20th Century Unusual form with swinging side lamp. Beveled glass.

Lot: 4156 - CASED HAMILTON WATCH CO. MARINE CHRONOMETER Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 20th Century Case height 7.5". Width 7.5". Depth 7.5".

CASED HAMILTON WATCH CO. MARINE CHRONOMETER Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 20th Century Brass-bound mahogany case with side handles.

Lot: 4157 - BRONZE BELL FROM THE STEAM YACHT “ENAJ IV” 20th Century Height 9".

BRONZE BELL FROM THE STEAM YACHT "ENAJ IV" 20th Century

Lot: 4158 - GEORGES FREDERIC (Belgium, 1900-1981), Portrait of a white-hulled vessel, likely the Belgian training ship Mercator., Oil on canvas, 23.5" x 31.5". Framed 31" x 39".

GEORGES FREDERIC Belgium, 1900-1981 Portrait of a white-hulled vessel, likely the Belgian training ship Mercator. Signed lower left "Georges Frederic".

Lot: 4159 - MODEL OF A LIBERTY SHIP 20th Century Height approx. 5.5". Total length 15".

MODEL OF A LIBERTY SHIP 20th Century By Jan Muntz. Displayed on brass pedestals on a wooden base.

Lot: 4160 - CASED HUSUN SEXTANT London, 1944 Case height 8”. Width 10.5”. Depth 11”.

CASED HUSUN SEXTANT London, 1944 Labeled for Henry Hughes, Husun, #44647. Bliss Nautical Instruments label inside felt-lined wood case. Includes fittings and key.

Lot: 4161 - PAIR OF WORLD WAR II JAPANESE NAVAL BINOCULARS CAPTURED BY H.M.S. "EURYALUS" 1943-1945 Case height 9.75". Width 22.25". Depth 16".

PAIR OF WORLD WAR II JAPANESE NAVAL BINOCULARS CAPTURED BY H.M.S. "EURYALUS" 1943-1945 With three-inch diameter objective lenses, folding targeting sight, adjustable eyepieces and individual focusing knobs. Mount with elevation quadrant and handle. Finished in original gray paint. Contained within a fitted wooden box, the top inscribed "The Superintendent Admiralty Research Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex. Via. S.N.S.O. at Ports concerned. Case No. E.C. 4624 155 from Capt., R. O-B. H.M.S. Euryalus.".

Lot: 4162 - MODEL OF A GERMAN BATTLESHIP 20th Century Height 7". Total length 16.5".

MODEL OF A GERMAN BATTLESHIP 20th Century By Jan Muntz. Displayed on brass pedestals on a wooden base.

Lot: 4163 - MODEL OF THE GERMAN BATTLESHIP "KOENIG" 20th Century Height approx. 8.75". Total length 21".

MODEL OF THE GERMAN BATTLESHIP "KOENIG" 20th Century Made by Jan Muntz. Displayed on brass pedestals on a wooden base.

Lot: 4164 - CASED SET OF WORLD WAR II-ERA U.S. NAVY RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS OF AMERICAN SHIPS 20th Century Model lengths from approx. 2.25" to 9". Case height 14". Width 27". Depth 5.5".

CASED SET OF WORLD WAR II-ERA U.S. NAVY RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS OF AMERICAN SHIPS 20th Century Includes 48 miniature die-cast models on painted wooden bases. Most with impressed identifications on sides of models and contemporary printed identification labels on undersides of bases. Wooden case painted gray on exterior and blue on interior.

Lot: 4165 - CASED SET OF SHIP RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS First Half of the 20th Century Model lengths from 1.75" to 5". Case height 11.5". Width 16.5". Depth 4".

CASED SET OF SHIP RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS First Half of the 20th Century Miniature die cast metal models on blue painted wooden bases. Includes 33 models, up to four on a single base. Includes U.S., Russian, French, Japanese, German, British, Brazilian and Austro-Hungarian ships, mostly pre-World War I. Contemporary printed identification labels on undersides. Wooden case painted gray on exterior and stenciled "U.S. Navy Miniature British & French Ship Models Mark I Supplement I".

Lot: 4166 - TWO CASED SETS OF WORLD WAR II-ERA U.S. NAVY RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS OF BRITISH AND FRENCH SHIPS Model lengths from approx. 5.75" to 17". Case heights 18.5". Lengths 22" and 36.5".

TWO CASED SETS OF WORLD WAR II-ERA U.S. NAVY RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS OF BRITISH AND FRENCH SHIPS Large-scale die-cast metal and wood models on blue painted wooden bases. One case, containing 12 mixed British and French ships, stenciled "U.S. Navy Teacher British & French Ship Models Mark I Supplement I" and stamped with a "US" anchor. The other case, containing 18 British ships, with faint traces of stenciled lettering. Original stamped or contemporary printed identification labels on undersides of bases. Wooden cases painted gray on exterior and blue on interior.

Lot: 4167 - FOUR CASED SETS OF WORLD WAR II-ERA U.S. NAVY RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS 20th Century Model lengths from approx. 2" to 8.5". Case heights to 13". Widths to 16.5".

FOUR CASED SETS OF WORLD WAR II-ERA U.S. NAVY RECOGNITION/TEACHING MODELS 20th Century Die-cast models on painted wooden bases. One case contains eight Japanese ships, one with 16 U.S. ships, one with 32 French ships and one with 28 mixed British and French ships. Some models with impressed identifications on sides and most with contemporary printed identification labels on undersides of bases. Wooden cases painted gray on exterior and blue on interior, all with stenciled or stamped markings.

Lot: 4168 - MITCHELL RAY NANTUCKET BASKET Nantucket, 1877-1956 Height 6”. Length 13.5”.

MITCHELL RAY NANTUCKET BASKET Nantucket, 1877-1956 Oval, with swing handle. Traces of original label.

Lot: 4169 - TWO LARGE NANTUCKET BASKETS 20th Century Heights 7.5” and 10”.

TWO LARGE NANTUCKET BASKETS 20th Century Both round, one with swing handle.

Lot: 4170 - NANTUCKET BASKET Late 19th/Early 20th Century Height to rim 5.75”. Length 7.5”.

NANTUCKET BASKET Late 19th/Early 20th Century Round, with swing handle. Upper half with thicker cane weavers than the lower half. Unsigned.

Lot: 4171 - SMALL CASED MODEL OF THE TWO-MASTED "SUE B." OF CAPE COD 20th Century Case height 9.75". Length 12.5". Width 6.25".

SMALL CASED MODEL OF THE TWO-MASTED "SUE B." OF CAPE COD 20th Century Gaff-rigged. Skeletized hull.

Lot: 4172 - CHARLES VAN RIPER MODEL OF A BEETLE CAT Mid-20th Century Height 9". Length 10". Width 4".

CHARLES VAN RIPER MODEL OF A BEETLE CAT Mid-20th Century An unusual form as Van Riper models are typically steamships. Stamped on underside of base.

Lot: 4173 - PAINTED TIN SAILOR WEATHER VANE 20th Century Height 28”.

PAINTED TIN SAILOR WEATHER VANE 20th Century Holding a spyglass. Mounted on a metal stand.

Lot: 4174 - GIANT SOUTH SEAS CLAMSHELL 19th Century Height 15.5". Length 37". Width 22".

GIANT SOUTH SEAS CLAMSHELL 19th Century

Lot: 4175 - SID (SIDNEY) WILLIS (New Hampshire/Massachusetts, 1930-), Marine-themed still life., Oil on masonite, 40" x 30". Framed 46" x 36".

SID (SIDNEY) WILLIS New Hampshire/Massachusetts, 1930- Marine-themed still life. Signed lower right "S. Willis".

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