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"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial

"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

"Reubens Peale" Watercolor Memorial, c. 1865, depicting a woman mourning at a monument consisting of an urn on a square pedestal inscribed "Sacred/to the memory/of/REUBENS PEALE/OB July 17th/1865/AE More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century      Shore Scene with Large Houses

American School, Mid-19th Century Shore Scene with Large Houses

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
646
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

American School, Mid-19th Century Shore Scene with Large Houses Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 11 x 14 1/2 in., in a molded gilt-painted frame. Condition: Scattered foxing, not examined out More ...

Boston Common Paint-decorated Box

Boston Common Paint-decorated Box

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Boston Common Paint-decorated Box, Massachusetts, mid-19th century, the dovetailed box with painted scenes of houses, large white buildings, hills, and trees, opening to a compartmented interior, More ...

Paint-decorated Clock Dial

Paint-decorated Clock Dial

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
659
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Paint-decorated Clock Dial, New England, 19th century, the poplar tombstone dial with house and lawn scene above the floral-decorated dial with arabic numerals, ht. 16 1/4, wd. 12 in. The property More ...

Carved and White-painted Pilot House Eagle

Carved and White-painted Pilot House Eagle

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2019
Lot:
723
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Carved and White-painted Pilot House Eagle, late 19th century, the spreadwing eagle with carved body and feather details, ht. 17 1/2, wd. 30, dp. 30 in. Provenance: Bill Samaha. The property More ...

Dark Blue/green-painted Punch-carved Crease-molded Pine Chest

Dark Blue/green-painted Punch-carved Crease-molded Pine Chest

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Dark Blue/green-painted Punch-carved Crease-molded Pine Chest, New London, Connecticut, c. 1700-30, the cleated top opens on snipe hinges above a well, the facade with central crease molding More ...

Two-sided Painted "Canal Hotel" Tavern Sign

Two-sided Painted "Canal Hotel" Tavern Sign

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$171,000$140,000

Two-sided Painted "Canal Hotel" Tavern Sign, Port Jervis, New York, c. 1826, the sign with scroll top and turned frame inscribed "CANAL HOUSE" illustrating the yellow-painted house, yellow- and More ...

Four Early Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated Busks

Four Early Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated Busks

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
134
Unsold
 

Four Early Carved and Scrimshaw-decorated Busks, America, late 19th/19th century, two chip-carved busks with geometric, heart, and pinwheel decoration, a whalebone busk with hearts, flowers, and a More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portrait Miniature of a Red-haired Boy

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait Miniature of a Red-haired Boy

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
243A
Sold for:
$738$600

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait Miniature of a Red-haired Boy Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in., within an eglomise mat with an oval aperture, the reverse painted More ...

Collection of Twenty-four Seamers Housed in a Paint-decorated Chestnut Box

Collection of Twenty-four Seamers Housed in a Paint-decorated Chestnut Box

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Collection of Twenty-four Seamers Housed in a Paint-decorated Chestnut Box, America, last half 19th century, the seamers carved mostly of hardwood with two of whalebone, with various designs and More ...

Group of Whalebone Tools Housed in a Paint-decorated and Whalebone-inlaid Box

Group of Whalebone Tools Housed in a Paint-decorated and Whalebone-inlaid Box

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Group of Whalebone Tools Housed in a Paint-decorated and Whalebone-inlaid Box, America, 19th century, comprising eleven fids, lg. 5 3/4 to 12 1/2, five clothespins, a jagging wheel, a ruler, a More ...

Jonathan Orne Johnson "J.O.J." Frost (Massachusetts, 1852-1928)      Market Square at the Old Town House, Marblehead

Jonathan Orne Johnson "J.O.J." Frost (Massachusetts, 1852-1928) Market Square at the Old Town House, Marblehead

Auction:
3307M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 02, 2019
Lot:
313
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Jonathan Orne Johnson "J.O.J." Frost (Massachusetts, 1852-1928) Market Square at the Old Town House, Marblehead Unsigned. Oil on cardboard, 21 x 33 in., in likely original molded More ...

Split-baluster Mirror with Peacock

Split-baluster Mirror with Peacock

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$197$160

Split-baluster Mirror with Peacock, mid-19th century, with reverse-painted peacock in a yard with white house tablet, black-painted balusters, ht. 30, wd. 14 3/8 in. The property of Pam Boynton More ...

Eli Terry Pillar and Scroll Clock

Eli Terry Pillar and Scroll Clock

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1372
Sold for:
$461$375

Eli Terry Pillar and Scroll Clock, mid-19th century, scroll-top mahogany veneer case with painted wood dial, window with image of the Abner Murray house, (glass cracked), ht. 31 1/2 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Birch Octagonal Tilt-top Candlestand

Paint-decorated Birch Octagonal Tilt-top Candlestand

Auction:
3303T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 29, 2019
Lot:
1584
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Birch Octagonal Tilt-top Candlestand, probably Massachusetts, c. 1800, the top with painted border of floral garlands, on an elaborately turned and part-ebonized post, and More ...

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$246$200

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, c. 1830, mahogany case with molded bezel and painted roman numeral iron dial, brass side arms, beveled frames housing the reverse-painted glasses, the More ...

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite, Washington, DC, 1937, green-painted brass instrument with 19-in. long scope and 1 3/4-in. dia. objective lens, mounted to a "U"-shaped receptacle, tapered More ...

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Transit

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$400$325

William E. Stieren Surveyor's Transit, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1880, 10-in. scope with fine focusing and level below, "A"-frame supports with vertical silvered scale arch and vernier, 5 1/2-in. More ...

Frederick Augustus Heisely Engineer's Level

Frederick Augustus Heisely Engineer's Level

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$246$200

Frederick Augustus Heisely Engineer's Level, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, original lacquered brass instrument with a 17 1/2-in. scope, spirit level below, horizontal bar engraved "F.A. More ...

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope, Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, 19th/early 20th century, 49-in. green-painted main tube engraved on ocular collar "Alvan Clark & Sons Co./Cambridgeport More ...

Spencer, Browning & Co. Red- and Blue-painted Cased Compass

Spencer, Browning & Co. Red- and Blue-painted Cased Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$246$200

Spencer, Browning & Co. Red- and Blue-painted Cased Compass, Minories, London, 19th century, 3 3/4-in. dia. printed paper card with cardinal points in block letters, fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Pelorus Boxed Compass

Pelorus Boxed Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$111$90

Pelorus Boxed Compass, unmarked gimbaled 8-in. black compass card with cardinal and ordinal points marked in block letters, two folding sighting scopes, black-painted brass cover, all housed in a More ...

Painted Tin Model of a House

Painted Tin Model of a House

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1255
Sold for:
$338$275

Painted Tin Model of a House, ht. 24, wd. 19 1/2, dp. 21 in. More ...

White-painted Four-room Doll House

White-painted Four-room Doll House

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1277
Sold for:
$185$150

White-painted Four-room Doll House, ht. 39, wd. 22 1/2, dp. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Makoto Ito Square Shadow   Art Glass Wall Sculpture

Makoto Ito Square Shadow Art Glass Wall Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$135$110

Makoto Ito Square Shadow Art Glass Wall Sculpture, Japan, c. 2005, etched glass, signed, ht. 34, wd. 24, dp. 3/8 in. Note: "Ornamentation is one facet of Japanese culture. Its opposite also More ...

Red-painted Glazed House-form Watch Hutch

Red-painted Glazed House-form Watch Hutch

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Red-painted Glazed House-form Watch Hutch, New England, 19th century, the peaked form with square door and circular opening, ht. 5 1/4, wd. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Paneled Fireboard

Paint-decorated Pine Paneled Fireboard

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
545
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Paint-decorated Pine Paneled Fireboard, Maine, c. 1815-20, the single molded panel designed as two large trees surrounded by several smaller ones, all in exuberant red/brown paint on a cream ground, More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Fireboard

Paint-decorated Pine Fireboard

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

Paint-decorated Pine Fireboard, attributed to Rufus Porter (1792-1884), c. 1825, with breadboard ends, painted with a sunset river landscape with a three-masted vessel, 35 x 46 in. Provenance: More ...

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916)      Landscape with Winding Uphill Road

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Landscape with Winding Uphill Road

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
875
Sold for:
$28,905$23,500

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Landscape with Winding Uphill Road Signed "Wm. M.Chase." l.r. Oil on panel, 10 1/8 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Gentle bowing to panel, subtle More ...

Attributed to John Samuel Blunt (New Hampshire/Massachusetts, 1798-1835)      House on a River

Attributed to John Samuel Blunt (New Hampshire/Massachusetts, 1798-1835) House on a River

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
879
Unsold
 

Attributed to John Samuel Blunt (New Hampshire/Massachusetts, 1798-1835) House on a River Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 17 x 21 in., in a giltwood frame. Condition: Lined. Provenance: Carl More ...