Skinner

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Auction 2886M

March 10, 2016 10:00AM

03-10-2016 03-10-2016

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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Pair of Framed Overmantel Paintings

Pair of Framed Overmantel Paintings

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$800$650

Pair of Framed Overmantel Paintings, 19th century, both river landscapes, one with a homestead, the other with fort walls, each 16 3/4 x 31 1/2 in. More ...

Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs

Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs

Lot:
2
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Forty Scrimshaw and Whaling-related Reference Books and Catalogs, including Norman Flayderman's Scrimshaw and Scrimshander, Stuart Frank's Ingenious Contrivances, Curiously Carved, a catalog for The More ...

Blue and White Cotton Patriotic Double Weave Coverlet

Blue and White Cotton Patriotic Double Weave Coverlet

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$615$500

Blue and White Cotton Patriotic Double Weave Coverlet, Margery L. Emerson, Jefferson County, New York, 1858, with central medallion flanked by foliate urns and spreadwing eagles, (imperfections), 90 More ...

Molded Copper Automobile Weathervane

Molded Copper Automobile Weathervane

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$984$800

Molded Copper Automobile Weathervane, 20th century, ht. 11 3/4, lg. 17 1/4 in. More ...

Assembled Set of Six Mahogany Leather-upholstered Crook-back Chairs

Assembled Set of Six Mahogany Leather-upholstered Crook-back Chairs

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Assembled Set of Six Mahogany Leather-upholstered Crook-back Chairs, the molded cresting and stiles joining a leather-upholstered back and seat over block-, vase-, and ring-turned legs and More ...

Walnut Step-back Cupboard

Walnut Step-back Cupboard

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Walnut Step-back Cupboard, possibly Pennsylvania, 19th century, the upper section with flat-molded cornice and two double-paneled, hinged doors, over a lower section of three short drawers and two More ...

Chippendale Inlaid Birch Desk/Bookcase

Chippendale Inlaid Birch Desk/Bookcase

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Chippendale Inlaid Birch Desk/Bookcase, New England, late 18th century, the upper section with two paneled doors opening to a shelved interior, over a lower section with paterae-inlaid fall-front More ...

Five Pieces of Mochaware

Five Pieces of Mochaware

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$492$400

Five Pieces of Mochaware, 19th century, four with dendritic decoration: two mugs, a bowl, and a dish; and an earthworm-decorated bowl, ht. to 4 3/4, dia. to 10 1/4 in. More ...

Framed Needlework Sampler "Charlotte Weller,"

Framed Needlework Sampler "Charlotte Weller,"

Lot:
9
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Framed Needlework Sampler "Charlotte Weller," 1831, wrought in silk on linen, with a pious verse, the tree of knowledge, and Adam and Eve, flanked by flowers, birds, and a vine border, More ...

Three Framed Portraits of Siblings

Three Framed Portraits of Siblings

Lot:
10
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Three Framed Portraits of Siblings, America, c. 1830s, each with grain-painted frame, two bearing paper labels: "1836 Sarah Sprague Aged 14 Years" and "1836 Thomas Sprague," sight size 25 x 23 1/4 More ...

American School, 19th Century       Double Portrait of Children

American School, 19th Century Double Portrait of Children

Lot:
11
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American School, 19th Century Double Portrait of Children. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 26 1/2 x 21 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Relined, stable craquelure, inpainting. More ...

Oil on Board Sign Maker's Sign

Oil on Board Sign Maker's Sign

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Oil on Board Sign Maker's Sign, 19th/20th century, ht. 12, wd. 28 1/4 in. More ...

Queen Anne Maple High Chest

Queen Anne Maple High Chest

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Queen Anne Maple High Chest, New England, 18th century, the upper section with molded cornice and five graduated long drawers over a base with one long and two short drawers flanking a central More ...

Figured Walnut Tea Caddy

Figured Walnut Tea Caddy

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$123$100

Figured Walnut Tea Caddy, America, early 19th century, the rectangular form with hinged top opens to an interior with traces of tin lining, bone escutcheon, original baize affixed to underside, More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Desk

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Desk

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Desk, Boston, Massachusetts, late 18th century, the molded lid opening to a stepped and blocked interior with valanced compartments and drawers, flanked by More ...

Framed Needlework Sampler

Framed Needlework Sampler

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16
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Framed Needlework Sampler, Elizabeth Heely, 18th/19th century, the silk stitching on linen with rose border, a virtuous verse, two memorial scenes, and three other figural scenes centering a basket More ...

Blue-painted Wooden Grasshopper Weathervane

Blue-painted Wooden Grasshopper Weathervane

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Blue-painted Wooden Grasshopper Weathervane, 20th century, lg. 21 in. More ...

American School, 19th Century       Still Life with Fruit.

American School, 19th Century Still Life with Fruit.

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18
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American School, 19th Century Still Life with Fruit. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 17 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. More ...

Three Small Candlesticks

Three Small Candlesticks

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19
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Three Small Candlesticks, ht. to 5 1/2 in. More ...

Federal Turned Maple Tall-post Bed

Federal Turned Maple Tall-post Bed

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$800$650

Federal Turned Maple Tall-post Bed, 19th century, with scrolled headboard and vase-, urn-, and ring-turned posts, ht. 66, wd. 53 1/2, dp. 76 1/2 in. More ...

Regency Carved Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror

Regency Carved Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror

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21
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Regency Carved Gilt-gesso Girandole Mirror, England, early 19th century, (loss), ht. 45, wd. 41 in. More ...

Red-painted Drop-leaf Harvest Table

Red-painted Drop-leaf Harvest Table

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Red-painted Drop-leaf Harvest Table, 19th century, ht. 28, closed wd. 20 1/4, open wd. 41, dp. 84 1/4 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Clipper Ship Model

Carved and Painted Clipper Ship Model

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23
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Carved and Painted Clipper Ship Model, lg. 48 in. More ...

Four Stubbs Blue and White Transfer-decorated Items

Four Stubbs Blue and White Transfer-decorated Items

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$800$650

Four Stubbs Blue and White Transfer-decorated Items, England, 19th century, three platters and a footed dish, with blue floral decoration, ht. 4, lg. to 20 3/4 in. More ...

American School, 19th Century       Portrait of a Man with Spectacles

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Man with Spectacles

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25
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American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Man with Spectacles. Unsigned. Oil on canvas laid on board, 26 1/2 x 21 in., framed. Condition: Scratching to front, losses to edges. More ...

"Mariner's Compass" Variant Yellow and Red Patchwork Quilt

"Mariner's Compass" Variant Yellow and Red Patchwork Quilt

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$677$550

"Mariner's Compass" Variant Yellow and Red Patchwork Quilt, late 19th century, 83 x 82 in. More ...

Pair of Bradley & Hubbard Cast Iron Dolphin-form Andirons

Pair of Bradley & Hubbard Cast Iron Dolphin-form Andirons

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$461$375

Pair of Bradley & Hubbard Cast Iron Dolphin-form Andirons, ht. 14 1/4 in. More ...

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Sideboard

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Sideboard

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28
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Federal Inlaid Mahogany Sideboard, 19th century, the four hinged doors and single long drawer with stringing and arrow inlay over vine-inlaid square, tapering legs, (damage), ht. 38 1/4, wd. 71, dp. More ...

Gothic Revival Mahogany and Satinwood Veneer Center Table

Gothic Revival Mahogany and Satinwood Veneer Center Table

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$677$550

Gothic Revival Mahogany and Satinwood Veneer Center Table, second quarter 19th century, the hexagonal top with valanced skirt raised on three columns and a trefoil platform terminating in scrolled More ...

Chippendale Tiger Maple Tall Chest

Chippendale Tiger Maple Tall Chest

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Chippendale Tiger Maple Tall Chest, New England, late 18th century, with six scratch-beaded, graduated long drawers, ht. 58 3/4, case wd. 35 3/4, case dp. 17 1/2 in. More ...