Lot 1021    

Folk Art Portrait of a Frontiersman,
2004, Spring Americana and Decorative Arts, May 22
oil on canvas of a gruff frontiersman wearing an early style overcoat and wide-brimmed hat and smoking a clay pipe. American, 19th century, in gray-painted frame; 31" x 24" (w/o frame), 39.5" x 32.5" (w/frame).

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Folk Art Stoneware Tobacco Pipe,
Lot # 1186 - Folk Art Stoneware Tobacco Pipe,
19th century, very oversized hand molded head of a bearded man with sgraffito details on buff stoneware with nice old patina; 5" high x5.7" long x 3.75" wide. > Item Details
Lot of Copper Luster,
Lot # 1335 - Lot of Copper Luster,
lot of 5. Includes 4 pitchers, 3 of which have polychrome-painted floral or landscape scenes and 1 with puce transfer-printed landscape with swan; 5", 4.25", 3.75" and 2.5" high; AND a child's mug (can) with geometric polychrome design; 2.75" high > Item Details
Walnut Carved Bracket Shelf with Masonic Iconography,
Lot # 1145 - Walnut Carved Bracket Shelf with Masonic Iconography,
hand-carved, with square and compass, level, common gavel, Jacob's ladder, hourglass and other Masonic symbols, flanked by two Corinthian columns. Scroll-cut shelf support and shelf hinged to back. Inked note on reverse indicates the shelf to be ca 1840, but more likely later 19th century; 19" high ... > Item Details
Hites Hat Shop Double-Sided Trade Sign,
Lot # 1223 - Hites Hat Shop Double-Sided Trade Sign,
pine with pine frame, painted black ground with Hite's Hat Shop in white letters with blue borders, as well as white and blue decoration. Signed on both sides by Ruhn and retains its original cast iron finials. Late 19th or early 20th century; 13.5" x 82". > Item Details
Lot of 9 Midwestern Coin Silver Spoons,
Lot # 1452 - Lot of 9 Midwestern Coin Silver Spoons,
all marked N.MATSON PURE COIN (Newell Matson, 1817-1887, began in Oswego, NY, then worked in Ohio, Wisconsin, and Illinois). Includes three 6" teaspoons and six 8.75" serving spoons. > Item Details
Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jar and Jug,
Lot # 1385 - Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jar and Jug,
includes canning jar with double-sided, freehand, cobalt floral decoration; 8.75" high x 5" diameter; AND a 1-gallon ovoid jug labeled 1 in cobalt, with strap handle and marked N. CLARK & CO. LYONS. Nathan Lyons established several potteries in New York, including one in Lyons in the middle of the ... > Item Details
Ivory Spilacans in Original Box,
Lot # 1194 - Ivory Spilacans in Original Box,
includes a halberd, broad sword, arrows, spears, trident and variety of other edged weaponry, all near 4" long and in dovetailed rosewood box with sliding lid; 1.85" wide x 4.9" long x 1.35" high. > Item Details
American School Girl Sampler in Box,
Lot # 1304 - American School Girl Sampler in Box,
polychrome silk on linen with eight rows of alphabets and number chains with green cross-stitch borders. Colors very bright; 10.5" x 11.5". Found in an oval miniature cardstock band box along with a 64mo green cloth board book of child's Biblical verses, published in 1848, probably near the time s... > Item Details
Joseph Henry Sharp Pencil Sketch,
Lot # 1012 - Joseph Henry Sharp Pencil Sketch,
signed in the lower left J.H. Sharp Dec. 86. Portrait of a Victorian lady with hat and muff, sitting in a Moravian-style plank chair. In modern frame; 8.75" x 12.75" (image only), 17.5" x 21.5" (w/frame). Joseph Henry Sharp (1859-1953), born in Bridgeport, Ohio and studied at the Cincinnati Art Aca... > Item Details
Charming Folk Art Noah's Ark,
Lot # 1172 - Charming Folk Art Noah's Ark,
double-decker boat with open upper deck and doors to the lower deck. Includes Noah, his wife, ten pairs of animals (some recognizable, some not), and a single animal whose mate must have been lost (total of 23 figures). Boat and all figures appear to retain their original painted decoration, 20th ... > Item Details
Felt-Covered Pip-Squeak Duck Toy,
Lot # 1192 - Felt-Covered Pip-Squeak Duck Toy,
unmarked with body made of polychrome felt with excelsior filling, glass eyes orange painted bill. Mounted on original tin mounted steel wheels. When rolled the front axle activates the bottom mounted squeaking bellow; 7" long x 6.25" high x 3.25" wide. > Item Details
Early American Wood & Composition Doll,
Lot # 1127 - Early American Wood & Composition Doll,
in original silk and lace clothing and painted details, painted wood jointed arms and legs with cloth body and composition head. Ca 1850; 8.75" high > Item Details
Fine Pair of 19th-Century Landscapes,
Lot # 1031 - Fine Pair of 19th-Century Landscapes,
both oil on canvas, illegibly signed in the lower left (possibly Drake), and with Matthews and Brooke art supply labels on the stretchers. One depicts a man fishing in a river, the other portrays a pair of figures in a field amongst the hills and trees. In period, probably original, identical gilt... > Item Details
American Yellow Ware Frog Bank,
Lot # 1369 - American Yellow Ware Frog Bank,
with green mottled glaze on back and open mouth to accept coins. A very cute figural bank; 4" high x 2.75" diameter. > Item Details
Leather Cincinnati Traveling Trunk,
Lot # 1253 - Leather Cincinnati Traveling Trunk,
cedar-lined with decorated leather covering. Top compartment has drop-down flap decorated with a lithograph, and is labeled on the reverse, The Pettibone Mfg. Co. Manufacturers of Regalias, Supplies, and Costumes, for All Secret Societies. of Cincinnati, Ohio. Late 19th century; 11" high x 20" wid... > Item Details
Portrait of a Young Gentleman Attributed to Jarvis Frary Hanks,
Lot # 1024 - Portrait of a Young Gentleman Attributed to Jarvis Frary Hanks,
oil on canvas, half-length portrait of an anonymous young man seated in a red upholstered chair. Behind him a green curtain is pulled back partially to reveal an evening landscape. In a period, probably original, painted frame, on the reverse of which is written in pencil the name of the sitter, T... > Item Details
Signed & Dated 1833 Show Towel,
Lot # 1309 - Signed & Dated 1833 Show Towel,
comprised of a single panel of linen with the selvedge on left edge and a rolled hem on right and bottom edges. Pink and blue needlework decoration consists of a central vase, flowers, and birds, topped by three 8-pointed stars, and flanked by the initials A and S and vases with flowers. Below thi... > Item Details
Needlework Flower Basket,
Lot # 1312 - Needlework Flower Basket,
polychrome wool picture of a decorated flower basket with red and yellow flowers, on a cotton muslin ground. In old mahogany frame with rosettes at the corners; 9.25" x 11.25" (w/o frame), 12.25" x 14.25" (w/frame). > Item Details
Folk Art Replica of Horse Stable,
Lot # 1177 - Folk Art Replica of Horse Stable,
polychrome-painted wood and card stock with pitched roof line and front central gable with balcony and double doors. Lower section has open center with two horse stalls, each with polychrome-painted wood and papier-mâché horse on wood base with tin wheels; bay to viewers left with wood wagon with t... > Item Details
Irish or English Cut Glass Covered Jam Jar,
Lot # 1436 - Irish or English Cut Glass Covered Jam Jar,
blown leaded clear glass with all over geometric cutting, domed lid with finial, bowl with stepped-out lip, and footed. Brilliant clear color, ca 1800-20; 3.7" diameter x 6.5" high. > Item Details
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