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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Blown Glass Flips,
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lot of 4, all 19th century. Includes a cobalt blue mold-blown paneled flip; 3.2" diameter and high; PLUS a mold-blown clear example with lower half vertically ribbed and rim etched with floral swags, snap pontil; 3.5" diameter x 4.75" high; PLUS a clear blown example with applied light blue lip, sn... > Item Details
Decorated Apothecary Show Globe,
Lot # 1440 - Decorated Apothecary Show Globe,
3-piece, free-blown clear glass bodies with copper wheel-cut floral and foliate decoration and applied rings on necks with footed base; 33.5" high x 10" diameter (at widest). > Item Details
Welsh Copy Books with Folk Art Drawings,
Lot # 1046 - Welsh Copy Books with Folk Art Drawings,
wonderful early Welsh immigrants' archive of brothers John and Eliezer Williams. Includes Eliezer's small 8vo copybook in marbled boards with two circular watercolor portraits of a young gentleman and lady; 6.25" diameter. Wonderful calligraphy throughout this book and engineering type drawings in... > Item Details
Fine China Trade Genre Painting of Silk Spinners,
Lot # 1041 - Fine China Trade Genre Painting of Silk Spinners,
oil on canvas, portrays 2 women sitting in an empty room winding silk thread. One is sitting on a wonderful bamboo stool. Done in the western style for the western market. In its original carved, painted, and gilt Chippendale frame. Late 18th or early 19th century; 11.5" x 15.25" (w/o frame), 16... > Item Details
American Mahogany Shaving Mirror,
Lot # 1244 - American Mahogany Shaving Mirror,
swing mirror framed by turned columns topped with acorn finials. Veneered stepped base has elaborately shaped front and squashed bun feet. Appears to retain its original mirrored glass and finish, ca 1825-1850; 24.5" high x 23.5" wide x 10.5" deep. > Item Details
Dated 1750 Blown Glass Demijohn,
Lot # 1392 - Dated 1750 Blown Glass Demijohn,
olive green mold blown with oval embossed panel on shoulder with 1750, hand tooled 1.25" high lip, and snap pontil on push-up base; 19" high x 11.5" maximum diameter. > Item Details
Oil on Steel of Royal Gorge,
Lot # 1036 - Oil on Steel of Royal Gorge,
narrow landscape of Royal Gorge, Colorado executed on what appears to be an architectural element, embellished by a polychrome border. Probably late 19th century, in a modern frame; 48" x 9.5" (w/o frame), 53" x 15" (w/frame). > Item Details
Two American Stoneware Canning Jars,
Lot # 1388 - Two American Stoneware Canning Jars,
includes white-glazed jar marked on underside 150-52; 9" high x 7" diameter; AND large jar with brown glaze on upper third and on the lid, which is marked YOUNGS PAT MAY 27, 1902 NO. 1; 13.75" high x 8.5" diameter. > Item Details
Slipped Redware American Toddy Plate PLUS,
Lot # 1361 - Slipped Redware American Toddy Plate PLUS,
lot of 2. Includes a ca 1800 redware toddy with green slip-trailed decoration around rim; 5" diameter; AND a custard cup-like stoneware vessel with brown glaze, 19th century; 3.5" diameter x 2.5" high. > Item Details
Abstract Chromolithograph by Jacques Villon,
Lot # 1010 - Abstract Chromolithograph by Jacques Villon,
signed in pencil in the lower right; signed in the lower left, Epreuve d'artiste (artist's proof)and numbered (thirty artist's proofs, number of this proof is illegible because of a small paper loss). A fine abstract image in pastel colors, in a gilt frame; 10.5" x 18" (image only), 23.25" x 29.75"... > 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
Two Midwestern Ribbed Club Bottles,
Lot # 1395 - Two Midwestern Ribbed Club Bottles,
lot of 2. Includes an amber 24-swirled rib bottle with snap pontil and tooled and folded lip, 5" diameter x 9" high; AND a light aqua straight 24-rib with pushed up base and snapped pontil, folded tooled lip; 4.75" diameter x 7.5" high. > Item Details
General Store Clothes Rack,
Lot # 1224 - General Store Clothes Rack,
labeled Pease Clothestree with 3 tiers of 12 folding arms on a tripod base with a turned finial. Made by the H.G. Wood Manufacturing Company of Bangor, Maine, and patented in 1910; 66" high. > Item Details
Scrimshaw Gambler's Tools,
Lot # 1105 - Scrimshaw Gambler's Tools,
lot of 3. Includes a wonderful pair of carved and engraved walrus ivory cuff links with card motifs engraved on each face, Queen and Jack; .65" square; PLUS a folding toothpick, carved bone with dice finial and bleached baleen or horn blade; 2.5" closed x 3.8" open; AND a carved bone and rosewood r... > Item Details
Mahogany Empire Server,
Lot # 1287 - Mahogany Empire Server,
mahogany and mahogany veneer, with pine secondary wood. 1 small central drawer flanked by serpentine drawers, over two paneled doors, over 1 long drawer. Case has paneled sides, a peaked backsplash, and scroll-cut pilasters and feet. Retains a fine old finish and its original brass hardware. Ame... > 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
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
North Carolina Hepplewhite Sideboard or
Lot # 1254 - North Carolina Hepplewhite Sideboard or "Huntboard",
walnut with southern yellow pine secondary wood. Central doors flanked by drawers on six tapered legs. Drawer openings in case have applied beading, and drawers have diamond-inlaid escutcheons, and are numbered on the inside of the fronts I-IV. Probably northern North Carolina, ca 1800-1825. A w... > Item Details
Arts & Crafts Cast Iron Owl Andirons,
Lot # 1475 - Arts & Crafts Cast Iron Owl Andirons,
crossed-branch perch and inset glass eyes. Early 20th century, marked on back 8009 2. Wrought iron log supports marked 918-1 MADE IN USA. Owls retain most of what appears to be their original black paint. Unmarked versions of these typically attributed to Rostand Manufacturing Company of Milford... > Item Details
Lot of 2 Folk Art Sculptures in Bottles,
Lot # 1149 - Lot of 2 Folk Art Sculptures in Bottles,
includes a mold-blown bottle containing a niddy noddy and stopped with a gold-painted plug, 8.5" high x 3" diameter; AND a small, mold-blown Listerine bottle containing a miniature ladderback chair and stopped with a wooden plug, 4" high x 1.5" diameter. > Item Details
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