Lot 1005    

Rare Lithographs, The Fireman, in Four Plates by Strong,
2004, Spring Americana and Decorative Arts, May 22
series of 4 hand colored prints, published by T.W. Strong, New York and printed by G.W. Cottrell & Co., Boston. Of the above series title, individual titles include #1 "The School Boy;" #2 "The Volunteer;" #3 "The Fireman;" and #4 "The Benefactor;" all 10" x 14". According to America on Stone, a very rare set, especially with #4, which portrays the death of a fireman.

Condition:  
All with minor marginal wear and stains at margins; VG.
Est $1500 - $2500
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Two Miniature Stoneware Jugs,
Lot # 1391 - Two Miniature Stoneware Jugs,
includes a brown-glazed slightly ovoid jug with incised inscription Complements of Shipley & Matson’s Anderson, Ind. with strap handle at lip to shoulder; 2" diameter x 3.25" high; AND a slip cast jug with brown-glazed top half and white glazed lower having blue decal Mercury in a rectangle; 2" diam... > Item Details
Pair of Decorated Poems,
Lot # 1048 - Pair of Decorated Poems,
ink on paper, both 4-line poems decorated with elaborate flourishes. One has winged angel on top, a feather on bottom, and signed, J.B. Seabey Scriptor. Rochester. Aug. 21, 1835. The other has a full-bodied angel with trumpet (probably Gabriel) and is signed, Ebenezer Jennss. In an old gilt fra... > Item Details
Fremont, Ohio Still Life Painting of Canvasback Ducks,
Lot # 1038 - Fremont, Ohio Still Life Painting of Canvasback Ducks,
oil on canvas of a male and female hanging from a nail against a drab-colored wall. A nice life-size trompe l'oeil painting of the ducks, remounted in a period, possibly original, gilt frame. Monogram signature in lower-left, with date 88; 30.25" x 22" (w/frame); 25.75" x 17.5" (w/o frame). Similar ... > Item Details
Full Plate Hand-Colored Tintype of a Lady in Fantastic Folk Art Frame,
Lot # 1064 - Full Plate Hand-Colored Tintype of a Lady in Fantastic Folk Art Frame,
pine cross-cut style frame in original reddish brown paint with scroll-cut heart corner blocks and very primitive chip carved details, with tinted full plate tintype portrait of a young girl with original textured paper mat and label on rear Electrograph Portraits... with period pencil inscription M... > Item Details
Blue & Red Staffordshire Center Bowls,
Lot # 1332 - Blue & Red Staffordshire Center Bowls,
lot of 2. Includes a marked (both impressed and printed) Davenport with anchor, depicting a pastoral landscape with herder playing bagpipes, his wife, and toddler son, as well as cattle and a goat, with ruins in background; 4.5" high x 12.25" diameter; AND red Chess Players, marked Adams, ca 1840s, ... > Item Details
Fine Paint-Decorated Blanket Chest,
Lot # 1227 - Fine Paint-Decorated Blanket Chest,
pine and poplar, with paneled construction, applied molding to lid edge and base, and turned feet. Retains its original paint decoration consisting of black over red panels, reddish-brown over yellow rails and stiles, and black moldings and feet. Back has old painted mailing address in Russiaville... > 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
Blanc de Chine Libation Cup,
Lot # 1353 - Blanc de Chine Libation Cup,
oval form with flared rim, applied branching flowers which originate from twig form foot, and a beautiful translucent white glaze. Ca mid to late 18th century; 4.5" long x 3.65" wide x 3" high. > 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
Flint Glass Pittsburgh Compote,
Lot # 1412 - Flint Glass Pittsburgh Compote,
free form blown clear glass compote with hemispheric bowl, baluster stem and round foot; 8.4" diameter x 7.4" high. > Item Details
Two Canes Carved by an Institutionalized Man,
Lot # 1135 - Two Canes Carved by an Institutionalized Man,
single piece with cross-hatched knob 3.5" long, above a 9" section with carved flowers and inscription that reads Joe S. Bashara 17 Apr. 1927, above spiral fluted section 9" long, above a cross-hatched section 5.5" long above a stippled section 6.25" long with .5" brass ferrule. In its original var... > Item Details
Lot of 15 New York Coin Silver Spoons,
Lot # 1451 - Lot of 15 New York Coin Silver Spoons,
includes nine 5.75" teaspoons marked HALL & ELTON (Geneva, NY, ca 1841), PLUS two 5.75" teaspoons marked W.CLARK UTICA (mark worn, probably refers to Lewis W. Clark, Utica, NY, 1836-1838), PLUS two 5.75" teaspoons marked B.BROOKS UTICA (Benjamin Franklin Brooks, Utica, NY, ca 1828-1858), AND two 6" ... > Item Details
Nautical Sunderland Luster Pitcher,
Lot # 1342 - Nautical Sunderland Luster Pitcher,
pearlware body with embossed and paneled sides and shoulder with luster and polychrome painting. Right side has three 3-masted frigates with clouds above; left with 4 putties playing with goat. With vintage border at shoulder to lip and a modified C-scroll handle. Unmarked; 5" wide x 7.25" long x... > Item Details
Narwhale Tusk Scrimshaw Cane,
Lot # 1109 - Narwhale Tusk Scrimshaw Cane,
beautifully patinated and polished 22" narwhale tusk makes lower portion of this cane. Near junction of wood and tusk, the tusk is inlaid with red resin annular bands and pale blue dyed baleen dots. Upper portion is turned hardwood (maple?) with matching annular bands and natural and red dyed balee... > Item Details
Outstanding Williams County, Ohio Folk Art Blanket Chest,
Lot # 1265 - Outstanding Williams County, Ohio Folk Art Blanket Chest,
all poplar of nailed construction with applied molding to lid. Retains its original paint decoration, consisting of three weeping willows separated by squiggled lines on the front, squiggled lines on the front corners, and striping on the edge molding of the lid. Writing on all four sides in a fr... > Item Details
Gary Birch Folk Art Print,
Lot # 1060 - Gary Birch Folk Art Print,
hand-colored, with geometric and foliate border. Scene depicts a hunter taking aim at the large buck at which his dog is pointing; in the background, the sun sets behind a farmhouse on a hill. A wonderful image, with a printed signature in the along the bottom, G Birch his hand July 92, and signed... > Item Details
Table Leaf Support Patent Model,
Lot # 1212 - Table Leaf Support Patent Model,
brass brackets attached to two walnut boards set up as table top and leaf with a pair of steel table leaf hinges, full sized model entitled George Payzant, of Chicago, Illinois Improvement In Table-Leaf Supports, No. 138,182 Patented Feb. 26, 1873, includes original patent office tag and photocopies... > Item Details
Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman by Moses B. Russell,
Lot # 1015 - Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman by Moses B. Russell,
watercolor on ivory, signed in lower-right, M.B. Russell Pintz. A pleasant, half-length portrait of a young gentleman wearing a black suit and a jewelled pin on his breast. Ca 1835-1850, in original brass case; 2.75" high x 2.25" wide. Moses B. Russell (1809-1884), portrait and miniature portrait... > Item Details
Signed Baltimore Rockingham Glaze Shaving Dish,
Lot # 1367 - Signed Baltimore Rockingham Glaze Shaving Dish,
incised on base and over glazed L.B.F.(?) 14 May 1850 Baltimore and on back side 1850; 6.2" long x 3.5" wide x 1.5" high. > Item Details
Zanesville & Midwestern Blown Glass Milk Pans,
Lot # 1409 - Zanesville & Midwestern Blown Glass Milk Pans,
both aqua with folded lips and snap pontils. Includes a Zanesville example with flaring body with typical slight waste and indented base; 7.45" diameter x 3.45" high; AND a Midwestern pan with tooled pouring spout and slightly indented base with very flared walls; 9.4" diameter x 3.25" high. > Item Details
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