Lot 17    

Folk Art Watercolor and Ink Portrait,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
ca 1840s, depicting an African American girl holding a basket. Inscribed: Adelia, painted by Sister Devola Daughters of the Finches. Monday morning. Went to school. Westport, Mass. In a period frame; 7.5" x 5.5" (sight), 10.75" x 9" (w/frame).

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Ohio Two-Piece Step-Back Cupboard, Attributed to New Bremen,
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Chinese Export Reverse-Painted Portrait of Young Lady,
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East India Co. Silver Presentation Beaker,
Lot # 198 - East India Co. Silver Presentation Beaker,
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Meshed Rug,
Lot # 511 - Meshed Rug,
Persia, mid-20th century; 8'7" x 12'4". > Item Details
Rockingham Curly Tailed Spaniel Doorstop,
Lot # 487 - Rockingham Curly Tailed Spaniel Doorstop,
American, probably East Liverpool, Ohio, ca 1860-80, of glazed yellow ware covered in a good brown, teal and tan. Seated dog facing right with separate front legs and curly tail, on a embossed floral base; 10.75" high x 8.25" long x 5.5" deep. > Item Details
Gabeh Rug
Lot # 509 - Gabeh Rug
Romania, late 20th century, wool rug with three central diamonds; 6 ft. 8 in. x 9 ft. 6 in. (80 x 114 in., ...cm). > Item Details
Bennington
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Hand-Hewn Oval Bowl in Old Mustard Paint,
Lot # 409 - Hand-Hewn Oval Bowl in Old Mustard Paint,
perhaps of Southern origin, appears to be of cypress, 1812 carved in bottom with initials; 17" x 12.75". > Item Details
Faux Burl Painted Frame with English Sampler,
Lot # 144 - Faux Burl Painted Frame with English Sampler,
Mary Lindow, 1825, wool on linen. Composed of alphabet and number strings, a verse, cottage with a bridge crossing over a brook, birds flying among trees and a tower. Set in a period, burl grain painted frame, with gilt trim; 15" x 20" (sight), 22" x 26" (w/frame). > Item Details
Paint Decorated Hepplewhite Washstand,
Lot # 385 - Paint Decorated Hepplewhite Washstand,
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Two Reverse-Painted Empire Mirrors,
Lot # 389 - Two Reverse-Painted Empire Mirrors,
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Handmade
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American, ca 1860. Colors of brown, green, and natural; 70" x 80". > Item Details
Sheraton One-Drawer Stand,
Lot # 427 - Sheraton One-Drawer Stand,
American, ca 1800-20. Has a square cherry wood top, bird's-eye maple and cherry veneered skirt that contains one full-width drawer; likely original brass pulls. All supported by four slender turned and reeded cherry legs; 25.75" high x 18" wide x 17.5" deep. > Item Details
Bennington Rococo Picture Frame,
Lot # 345 - Bennington Rococo Picture Frame,
American, ca 1849-58, relief molded and covered in brown flint enamel with good mottling, unmarked; 5.5" x 4.25" (picture opening), 11.25" x 10" (outside dimensions). (See Barret 1958: 13, figure VIII-B for a similar example.) > Item Details
Cherry Two-Part Corner Cupboard,
Lot # 383 - Cherry Two-Part Corner Cupboard,
Virgina, ca 1800-30, with poplar and pine as secondary woods. The top has an ogee cornice moulding above a 12-lite door enclosing four shelves over a two-door lower section rising on tapered bracket feet; 82" high x 45" wide x 21" deep. > Item Details
Sinumbra Lamp Attributed to Messenger,
Lot # 114 - Sinumbra Lamp Attributed to Messenger,
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Bellini Silver and Silver Gilt Sweetmeat Stand,
Lot # 321 - Bellini Silver and Silver Gilt Sweetmeat Stand,
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Sandbottle with Eagle and Ship, Attributed to Andrew Clemens,
Lot # 491 - Sandbottle with Eagle and Ship, Attributed to Andrew Clemens,
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Folk Art Shadow Box Textile Commemorating Teddy Roosevelt,
Lot # 493 - Folk Art Shadow Box Textile Commemorating Teddy Roosevelt,
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Lot # 318 - After Raeburn (Scotland, 1756-1823)
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