Lot 1004    

Audubon Print, Plate 391, Summer or Wood Duck,
2004, Spring Americana and Decorative Arts, May 22
chromolithograph of 2 males and 2 females. In a modern frame; 26.5" x 19.5" (image only), 42" x 29" (w/frame). From the 1860 Julius Bien edition of Audubon's Birds of America. This edition took advantage of chromolithography to produce a less expensive version of life-size images. The outbreak of the Civil War prevented completion of the edition--only 105 sheets and 150 images were produced, making these prints even more rare than the original 1827-1838 Havell double elephant folio edition.

Condition:  
Even toning, minor foxing, not removed from frame for examination; VG-.
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Fine Painted Stepback Cupboard,
Lot # 1255 - Fine Painted Stepback Cupboard,
pine, with 2 doors, 1 shelf in lower section, 3 shelves in upper section, and wonderful old mustard yellow paint decoration over original gray paint. American, ca 1830-1860; 73.5" high x 37" wide x 14" deep. > Item Details
Columbus Buggy Co. Trade Sign,
Lot # 1222 - Columbus Buggy Co. Trade Sign,
single pine board painted with white letters on a black ground, Columbus Buggy Co. Buggies Phaetons Carriages. Signed on the back, H.F. Huey Massey, Md. Probably late 19th century; 9" x 93". > Item Details
Wonderful Civil War Vintage Sketch Books,
Lot # 1062 - Wonderful Civil War Vintage Sketch Books,
lot of 2. Includes a large 8vo in half leather with marbled boards and gilt edges, compiled by a member of the Bateman family, probably Juan. The Bateman's appear to be an English family and James put these books together during what was probably his grand tour; the 8vo has dates from the 1840s thro... > Item Details
Oil on Board of the US Steamer <i>Powhatan</i>,
Lot # 1057 - Oil on Board of the US Steamer Powhatan,
folksy painting depicting the steamer moving through calm waters. Painted wood frame reads, The United States Steamer 'Powhatan' on Blockade Duty off Charleston S.C. 1861, and is surrounded by rope. Probably 20th century; 11" x 24" (w/o frame), 19.5" x 31.75" (w/frame). > Item Details
Bayou Landscape by John Antrobus,
Lot # 1033 - Bayou Landscape by John Antrobus,
signed Antrobus in red in the lower left. A fine Louisiana Bayou landscape, with a large cypress tree in the foreground. In its original gesso and gilt frame bearing the label of a Detroit framer. Ca 1860, 11.5" x 7.5" (w/o frame), 16.75" x 12.5". John Antrobus (1837-1907), born in Warwickshire,... > Item Details
Oil on Panel of Indians by Rudolph Tschudi,
Lot # 1037 - Oil on Panel of Indians by Rudolph Tschudi,
signed in lower right R.Tschudi. Portrays three dismounted Apache scouts in mountainous landscape. In a modern frame; 12" x 10" (w/o frame), 18" x 16" (w/frame). Rudolf Tschudi (1855-1923), born and trained in Switzerland, came to Cincinnati, Ohio in 1874, where he soon won first prize at the Ohi... > Item Details
Adorable Yellow Ware Squirrel,
Lot # 1368 - Adorable Yellow Ware Squirrel,
an end-of-the-day piece, with a textured surface, bright eyes, and a bushy tail. With a wonderful mottled yellow, brown, green, and rust glaze. Probably Ohio; 5" high x 4.5" wide x 6.5" deep. > 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
Flint Glass Water Pitcher,
Lot # 1427 - Flint Glass Water Pitcher,
Loop pattern, hand-formed and applied C-scroll handle. Probably Midwestern; 10" high x 5" wide x 8.5" long. > Item Details
Signed Danville, Kentucky Sideboard,
Lot # 1269 - Signed Danville, Kentucky Sideboard,
figured cherry and poplar. Three serpentine front drawers over three paneled doors. Top has high backsplash and a central marble top surrounding by carved molding. Paneled ends and shaped returns on the feet. Retains its original, grungy finish. Signed three times on the back JR Nichols / Danvi... > Item Details
Painted Bentwood Box,
Lot # 1181 - Painted Bentwood Box,
19th century bent fir, with both wood peg and square nail construction. Original painted polychrome floral lid with polychrome floral scrollwork sides. Retains 1986 sales receipt from Clark Garrett; 14.5" long x 9.25" wide x 6" high. > Item Details
Auguste Edouart Silhouette,
Lot # 1071 - Auguste Edouart Silhouette,
signed and dated 1841 in the lower left. Depicts a young gentleman with a top hat and cane in front of a background of trees and a field. An early American Edouart silhouette, dating to only 2 years after his arrival in the U.S. In a birdseye maple-veneered frame; 9.75" x 7" (w/o frame), 15" x 12... > Item Details
Gilt & Paint Decorated Document Box,
Lot # 1239 - Gilt & Paint Decorated Document Box,
neoclassical style floral scrollwork on front and lid with geometric border on yellow ground, stepped bracket feet. Interior retains its original salmon paint and brass hardware. Wood appears to be pine, with a wonderful patina to paint. Probably American; 13.5" wide x 7" deep x 6.25" high. > Item Details
Framed Cut Paper Valentine,
Lot # 1069 - Framed Cut Paper Valentine,
beautiful crafted off-white Valentine, date 1906, with central oval inscription, also in cut work that reads Valentine Greetings To Lizzie From William 1906 with flower surrounds and sail boat in lower right corner with intricate cross-hatched border. Matted and framed in period gilt gesso wood fra... > Item Details
American Maple Chippendale Corner or Roundabout Chair,
Lot # 1245 - American Maple Chippendale Corner or Roundabout Chair,
with mixed secondary woods, turned legs and stretchers, and an old splint seat. American, probably 18th century; 16.5" high (seat) x 29.25" high (overall) x 26.5" wide x 26" deep. > Item Details
Fine Pair of Pen & Watercolor Folk Art Portraits,
Lot # 1047 - Fine Pair of Pen & Watercolor Folk Art Portraits,
both on paper and signed in the lower right. First is of a Sea Pirate depicted in Mediterranean garb, with pistols in his sash, holding a drawn sword and dagger. In the background, the deck of his ship, with a flag bearing the skull and crossbones, and with two cannons firing. The second of a Joll... > Item Details
Lot of Midwestern Flint Glass,
Lot # 1411 - Lot of Midwestern Flint Glass,
lot of 4. Includes 2-piece, footed celery or spill vase with scalloped rim and hexagonal foot in the Flute pattern; 5.4" diameter x 9.75" high; PLUS a footed open jar form with hexagonal stem and round foot; 4.8" diameter x 8.45" high; PLUS a Loop pattern covered butter or candy dish with paneled f... > Item Details
Lot of Pittsburgh Blown Glass Canisters,
Lot # 1402 - Lot of Pittsburgh Blown Glass Canisters,
lot of 5, all 19th century. Includes a clear canister with applied cobalt horizontal ribs and cobalt button on mushroom air trap finial on lid, with snap pontil; 6.5" diameter x 10" high; PLUS a nearly matching jar with clear button on lid finial; 5.5" diameter x 10.75" high; PLUS third similar jar... > Item Details
Erotic Southern Folk Art Sculpture,
Lot # 1124 - Erotic Southern Folk Art Sculpture,
carved from two pieces of wood with two additional pieces used in base. Lovely, young flapper woman, nude, except for her red painted high heel shoes and maple umbrella, and with a short 1920s hair style. She is dark stained pine, while upper base is natural pine and lower appears to be maple, all... > Item Details
Medium Emerald Green Quart Cathedral Pickle Bottle,
Lot # 1404 - Medium Emerald Green Quart Cathedral Pickle Bottle,
wonderfully clear color with paneled gothic arched sides and hand tooled folded lip, press molded. Ca 1865-75; 3.25" square x 11.5" high. > Item Details
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