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The Elizabeth White Hadley Chest

The Elizabeth White Hadley Chest

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
16
Estimate:
$40,000 - $60,000

The Elizabeth White Hadley Chest, Hadley, Massachusetts, area, c. 1718, the top with chamfered edges and cleated ends, above the paneled case with incised and flat carving and beaded detail, the More ...

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843)      Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843) Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
35
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843) Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington Unsigned. Oil on panel, 24 x 20 in., in the original gilt-gesso frame. Condition: A More ...

Carved Cherry Linen Press

Carved Cherry Linen Press

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
42
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Carved Cherry Linen Press, probably Connecticut, late 18th century, the top section with flat cove-molded cornice above doors with molded recessed panels, on a lower case of four thumb-molded More ...

Pieced and Applique Folk Art Quilt "Scenes of American Life,"

Pieced and Applique Folk Art Quilt "Scenes of American Life,"

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
52
Estimate:
$40,000 - $60,000

Pieced and Applique Folk Art Quilt "Scenes of American Life," made by Mrs. Cecil White, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1925-30, composed of fifty-five vignettes depicting figures engaged in various More ...

Polychrome Paint-decorated Double-sided Game Board

Polychrome Paint-decorated Double-sided Game Board

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
72
Estimate:
$6,000 - $8,000

Polychrome Paint-decorated Double-sided Game Board, America, late 19th century, in six colors, the corner blocks each with quarter-round spandrels centering stencils, and kaleidoscopic home square, More ...

Rare Copper Statue of Liberty on Arrow Weathervane

Rare Copper Statue of Liberty on Arrow Weathervane

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
105
Estimate:
$15,000 - $25,000

Rare Copper Statue of Liberty on Arrow Weathervane, attributed to the J.L. Mott Iron Works, New York, c. 1886, the flattened full-body form modeled after Bartholdi's Statue of Liberty on Bedloe's More ...

Charles DeWolf Brownell (Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, 1822-1909), Philip Grinnell's: Entrance of Westport Harbour, Massachuset

Charles DeWolf Brownell (Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, 1822-1909), Philip Grinnell's: Entrance of Westport Harbour, Massachuset

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
205
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Charles DeWolf Brownell (Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, 1822-1909) Philip Grinnell's: Entrance of Westport Harbour, Massachusetts Signed "C.DW.B/65" at center along lower edge, titled on More ...

John Brewster Jr. (Connecticut, Maine, 1766-1854)      Portrait of a Woman in a Black Gown

John Brewster Jr. (Connecticut, Maine, 1766-1854) Portrait of a Woman in a Black Gown

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
233
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

John Brewster Jr. (Connecticut, Maine, 1766-1854) Portrait of a Woman in a Black Gown Signed and dated "John Brewster pinxit Novr 1831" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 30 x 24 3/4 in., in a More ...

Possibly Milton Hopkins (New York, Connecticut, Ohio, 1789-1844), Pair of Portraits Thought to be Darling Kempton and Sarah Kempton, Un

Possibly Milton Hopkins (New York, Connecticut, Ohio, 1789-1844), Pair of Portraits Thought to be Darling Kempton and Sarah Kempton, Un

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
254
Estimate:
$4,000 - $6,000

Possibly Milton Hopkins (New York, Connecticut, Ohio, 1789-1844) Pair of Portraits Thought to be Darling Kempton and Sarah Kempton Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 x 14 3/4 in., in a molded gilt More ...

Painted Tin Document Box

Painted Tin Document Box

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
264
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Painted Tin Document Box, attributed to Oliver Filley, Bloomfield, Connecticut, 19th century, japanned ground with red and green rose pattern on front, yellow leaf and line design on lid, ht. 7 3/4, More ...

Shaker Red-painted Six-drawer Box

Shaker Red-painted Six-drawer Box

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
306
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Shaker Red-painted Six-drawer Box, Enfield, Connecticut, c. 1840, overhanging top above a case of two over three drawers with turned wood pulls, ht. 15 1/2, wd. 15 1/2, dp. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Theresa Chong (Korean American, b. 1965)      Bone #1

Theresa Chong (Korean American, b. 1965) Bone #1

Auction:
3077T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 15, 2018
Lot:
1017
Estimate:
$700 - $900

Theresa Chong (Korean American, b. 1965) Bone #1, 1997. Unsigned on the recto, identified on a label from Danese, New York, affixed to the backing. Gouache on Korean rice paper, sheet size 13 More ...

Two Cabinet Cards Depicting White Infants with African American Female Caretakers

Two Cabinet Cards Depicting White Infants with African American Female Caretakers

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Cabinet Cards Depicting White Infants with African American Female Caretakers, a young girl holding a baby taken in New Haven, Connecticut; the other an older woman with a baby taken in Orange, More ...

Connecticut Legislature Calls for the Gradual End to the "Great National Evil" of Slavery

Connecticut Legislature Calls for the Gradual End to the "Great National Evil" of Slavery

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Connecticut Legislature Calls for the Gradual End to the "Great National Evil" of Slavery, 1825, printed document signed by Oliver Wolcott and Thomas Day, transmitting to the Governor of More ...

Automaton Dancing Dolls

Automaton Dancing Dolls

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$800$650

Automaton Dancing Dolls, Edward Ives, Connecticut, late 19th century. More ...

1787 Connecticut Copper Draped Bust Left, Miller 37.9-E.     Estimate $20-30

1787 Connecticut Copper Draped Bust Left, Miller 37.9-E. Estimate $20-30

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1009
Sold for:
$49$40

1787 Connecticut Copper Draped Bust Left, Miller 37.9-E. More ...

1936 Bridgeport Commemorative Half Dollar, NGC MS65.     Estimate $100-150

1936 Bridgeport Commemorative Half Dollar, NGC MS65. Estimate $100-150

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$135$110

1936 Bridgeport Commemorative Half Dollar, NGC MS65. More ...

1935 Connecticut Commemorative Half Dollar, NGC MS66.     Estimate $300-500

1935 Connecticut Commemorative Half Dollar, NGC MS66. Estimate $300-500

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$277$225

1935 Connecticut Commemorative Half Dollar, NGC MS66. More ...

Fourteen Commemorative Half Dollars

Fourteen Commemorative Half Dollars

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$584$475

Fourteen Commemorative Half Dollars, a 1922 Grant, 1935 Connecticut, 1925 Stone Mountain, 1923-S Monroe, 1920-D Pilgrim, 1925 Lexington, 1926 Sesquicentennial, 1926 Oregon Trail, 1951 More ...

Small Group of American Coins

Small Group of American Coins

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$209$170

Small Group of American Coins, including an uncirculated 1913 type 1 and 1937 buffalo head nickel, an 1802 draped bust large cent, environmental damage, fifteen mostly Barber and Mercury dimes: More ...

Twenty-three Connecticut Treasury Certificates

Twenty-three Connecticut Treasury Certificates

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$800$650

Twenty-three Connecticut Treasury Certificates, four 1780: two cancelled; five 1781: four cancelled; thirteen 1782: eleven cancelled; and a 1784, all marked with interest paid, sold with two other More ...

The Connecticut Courant   Newspaper

The Connecticut Courant Newspaper

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1038
Unsold
 

The Connecticut Courant Newspaper, October 7, 1799, includes advertisements for "Good St. Croix Rum, Brandy... Havannah [sic] Molasses," etc., (edge chipping, toning, folds). More ...

Four Pages Extracted from a Printed Folio Volume of State Laws

Four Pages Extracted from a Printed Folio Volume of State Laws

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1080
Sold for:
$154$125

Four Pages Extracted from a Printed Folio Volume of State Laws, late 18th century, pages 229-232 including "An Act Concerning Indian, Molatto, and Negro Servants, and Slaves," likely taken from an More ...

Various Artists:      The Portfolio X + X (Ten Works by Ten Painters)

Various Artists: The Portfolio X + X (Ten Works by Ten Painters)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$31,980$26,000

Various Artists: The Portfolio X + X (Ten Works by Ten Painters), 1964, edition of 500, published by the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, printed by Ives-Sillman, New Haven. Numbered "478" in ink More ...

Alex Katz (American, b. 1927)      Gray Dress (Laura)

Alex Katz (American, b. 1927) Gray Dress (Laura)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Alex Katz (American, b. 1927) Gray Dress (Laura), 1992, edition of 150 plus proofs, printed by Styria Studio, Inc., New York, published by Chalk and Vermilion Fine Arts, Greenwich, Connecticut More ...

Günther Förg (German, 1952-2013)      Das Detail Vergrossern  /A Portfolio of Seven Works

Günther Förg (German, 1952-2013) Das Detail Vergrossern /A Portfolio of Seven Works

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Günther Förg (German, 1952-2013) Das Detail Vergrossern/A Portfolio of Seven Works, 1985. Signed and dated "Förg..." in ink l.r., numbered "7/9" in ink l.l. Chromogenic prints, image sizes More ...

Koichiro Kurita (Japanese/American, b. 1943)      Feathers and Water Grasses, Acadia, Maine

Koichiro Kurita (Japanese/American, b. 1943) Feathers and Water Grasses, Acadia, Maine

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$677$550

Koichiro Kurita (Japanese/American, b. 1943) Feathers and Water Grasses, Acadia, Maine, 1990. Signed "K. Kurita" in pencil l.r., numbered "6/30" in pencil l.l., identified on a label from the More ...

Attributed to Edward Williams (British, 1782-1855)      Wooded Landscape with Figures by a Stream

Attributed to Edward Williams (British, 1782-1855) Wooded Landscape with Figures by a Stream

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Attributed to Edward Williams (British, 1782-1855) Wooded Landscape with Figures by a Stream Unsigned, with a label from Arthur Ackerman & Son Ltd., London, affixed to the stretcher. Oil on More ...

Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985)      Lovejoy Bridge, Maine

Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985) Lovejoy Bridge, Maine

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
262
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985) Lovejoy Bridge, Maine Signed "Eric/Sloane NA" l.l., titled and signed "LOVEJOY BRIDGE, MAINE/Eric Sloane" on the reverse. Oil on Masonite, 16 3/4 x 22 7/8 in. More ...

Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985)      Two Framed Landscapes: Palisades of Cimarron: The Old Pass Road 1925

Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985) Two Framed Landscapes: Palisades of Cimarron: The Old Pass Road 1925

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Eric Sloane (American, 1905-1985) Two Framed Landscapes: Palisades of Cimarron: The Old Pass Road 1925 and Barns in Snow Cimarron unsigned, with a stamp from Funk & Wagnall's Company, New York, More ...