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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Three Blown Mold Pitcher Plus,
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lot of 3. Includes a clear glass three mold blown pitcher with fluted neck and base and diamond quilted central band with applied C-scroll handle, snap pontil and pinched pouring spout; 5.25" diameter x 5.5" high; PLUS a clear Toby mug with applied ring at shoulder and applied C-scroll handle with ... > Item Details
American Stoneware Pitcher, Bowl, & Salt Crock,
Lot # 1390 - American Stoneware Pitcher, Bowl, & Salt Crock,
lot of 3. Includes relief-decorated pitcher with strap handle and medium blue and white glaze; 7" high x 4.75" diameter (at rim); PLUS small bowl with light blue glaze; 3.5" high x 6" diameter; AND handing salt crock with Salt and elaborate foliate decoration in cobalt blue glaze on a white ground; ... > Item Details
Lot of Folk Art Iron with Hearts,
Lot # 1156 - Lot of Folk Art Iron with Hearts,
lot of 3. Includes wrought 3-tine meat fork with twisted handle terminating in a heart, 17.5" long; PLUS an iron sewing bird with a heart at the bottom of the wingnut, 4.75" x 3.5"; AND an enameled iron horseshoe with paint and mother of pearl decoration, with stand, and dated 1919, 5.75" x 4.75". > Item Details
Ohio Folk Art Landscape by Eliza Racer,
Lot # 1058 - Ohio Folk Art Landscape by Eliza Racer,
oil on canvas stretched over a single pine board depicting colorfully dressed ice skaters on a frozen river near an odd, red brick building and a small outbuilding. Unframed, ca 1860; 18" x 13.25". Typed note by descendant indicates that it may be the school where Racer taught, however the buildin... > Item Details
Canadian Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jug,
Lot # 1384 - Canadian Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jug,
3-gallon jug with freehand cobalt floral design, applied strap handle, and marked W.E. Welding. / Brantford, Ont. / 3 (Brant County, Ontario, Canada, ca 1873-1894); 16.5" high x 9.75" diameter (at base). > Item Details
Early American Flasks & Bottles,
Lot # 1397 - Early American Flasks & Bottles,
lot of 3. Includes an aqua wheat sheath flask with original printed paper label of W.R. Johnson, Greenfield Indiana, tooled lip; 8" high; PLUS an aqua club bottle with embossed lettering Stout Dyer & Wicks New York with embossed X, mold blown with applied lip, 8" high; AND a dark amber, mold-blown ... > Item Details
Outstanding Dated New York Decorated Stoneware Churn,
Lot # 1374 - Outstanding Dated New York Decorated Stoneware Churn,
6-gallon churn with applied handles. Freehand cobalt decoration consisting of a central star surrounded by 5 large and 5 small feathers or leaves. Marked 6 and dated 1856 with squiggle decoration underneath. Possibly Thompson Harrington of Lyons, New York, ca 1867-1871; 19" high x 9.25" diameter (a... > Item Details
Scrimshaw Crimp,
Lot # 1113 - Scrimshaw Crimp,
carved bone and walrus ivory; 3 pieces with 1.25" fluted wheel attached with bone center section having open interior with 2 free-rolling ivory balls on interior. Finial is also ivory with crosshatched end; 5" long. > 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
Edwardian Penmanship Drawing of Birds,
Lot # 1049 - Edwardian Penmanship Drawing of Birds,
ink on paper, wonderfully detailed drawing of two birds in their nest on a flowering branch. Dated below the nest, 5.7.84; 23.5" x 19.5" (w/o frame), 30" x 26" (w/frame). > Item Details
Early Painted Wall Box,
Lot # 1237 - Early Painted Wall Box,
poplar, with scalloped back and a great old green-painted surface. Probably Midwestern, late 19th century; 6.25" high x 12" wide x 5" deep. > Item Details
Outstanding Dated 1822 Adam & Eve Sampler,
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polychrome silk on linen, with stylized flowers and birds above a biblical proverb. Below is the tree of life with the serpent, flanked above by angels, and below are Adam, Eve, and many animals. Signed and dated underneath, Deborah Biles Aged 10 Years 1822. All surrounded by a stylized flower bo... > Item Details
Cherry One-Drawer Stand,
Lot # 1230 - Cherry One-Drawer Stand,
with pine and poplar secondary woods. Single-board top with applied edge molding, cock-beaded drawer with its original pull, quarter-round molding applied to the sides of the case, and molded legs. American, possibly Connecticut, ca 1790-1820; 27.5" high x 19" wide x 14.75" deep. > Item Details
Edwardian Penmanship by Students of Edward Schenk,
Lot # 1050 - Edwardian Penmanship by Students of Edward Schenk,
ink on paper, fancy lettering reading, The Students Department of Ornamental Penmanship as Taught and Practiced by Edward C. Schenk Penman. With mounted cabinet card-sized albumen print of Schenk surrounded by elaborate decoration, including winged angels above, and below, a pond with reeds, cattai... > Item Details
Child's Harvard Wagon,
Lot # 1203 - Child's Harvard Wagon,
with buckboard seat and removable front gate. Retains an old green and red-painted surface, with Harvard painted on both sides; 30" high x 30" wide x 46" long (w/o handle). > Item Details
Dated 1807 Show Towel,
Lot # 1308 - Dated 1807 Show Towel,
4 panels of unbleached linen, each with the selvedge on the right and rolled hem on the left, and the top of the towel and the bottom edges of the lower 3 panels edged with fringe. Needlework decoration consists of several horizontal stripes, and at the top, the initials Y and B, and below this, th... > Item Details
Barber Straight Razor Trade Sign,
Lot # 1219 - Barber Straight Razor Trade Sign,
pine, with black-painted handle, white and gray-painted blade, and wrought iron hangers. Probably late 19th century; 26.5" x 60.5". > Item Details
Large Scrimshaw Lot,
Lot # 1100 - Large Scrimshaw Lot,
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Slip Decorated Redware Plate,
Lot # 1362 - Slip Decorated Redware Plate,
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Pearlware Plate with Mounted Portrait of Duke of York,
Lot # 1340 - Pearlware Plate with Mounted Portrait of Duke of York,
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