Skinner

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Auction 2282

August 14, 2005 10:00AM

08-14-2005 08-14-2005

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA

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American School, 19th Century    Miniature Watercolor Memorial Picture.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Watercolor Memorial Picture.

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$646$550

American School, 19th Century Miniature Watercolor Memorial Picture. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, depicting a woman kneeling, placing a floral garland on a monument topped with two doves, dia. 1 More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of a Woman.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Woman.

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$353$300

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Woman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, depicting a bust-length portrait of the dark brown haired woman c. 1815, wearing spectacles, a white More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Painting of an American Sailing Vessel.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Painting of an American Sailing Vessel.

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

American School, 19th Century Miniature Painting of an American Sailing Vessel. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, mounted as a brooch in a plated gold setting, 3/4 x 1 in. Condition: Minor fading, More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of a Military Officer.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Military Officer.

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$588$500

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Military Officer. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, c. 1st quarter 19th century, 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in., in a period oval molded wood frame. More ...

Mahogany and Steel Wick Pick

Mahogany and Steel Wick Pick

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Mahogany and Steel Wick Pick, America, late 19th century, used to adjust the wick on whale oil burners, with a turned mahogany finial and steel wire that inserts into a matching baluster-form turned More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$353$300

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory depicting a bust-length portrait of a gentleman with brown wavy hair c. 1815, wearing a white high More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$323$275

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, depicting a bust-length portrait of a brown-haired man with blue eyes c. 1810, with high collared More ...

Carved and Painted Wooden Miniature Eagle

Carved and Painted Wooden Miniature Eagle

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$588$500

Carved and Painted Wooden Miniature Eagle, America, dated 1916, the fully-carved figure with glass bead eyes, perched on a carved twig mounted on a square wooden base signed "GMH 1916," (small loss More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of Moses Waterhouse Esquire.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Moses Waterhouse Esquire.

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$8,225$7,000

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Moses Waterhouse Esquire. Sitter identified by penciled inscription below and on the reverse. The inscription below reads "Moses Waterhouse Esq. More ...

Green Painted Architectural Fan

Green Painted Architectural Fan

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$470$400

Green Painted Architectural Fan, America, 19th century, demilune pine panel with carved fan, ht. 16, lg. 33 in. More ...

Two-Tiered Pine Spoon Rack

Two-Tiered Pine Spoon Rack

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$323$275

Two-Tiered Pine Spoon Rack, America, early 19th century, with shaped pierced backboard with applied slotted spoon holder fitted with three tablespoons, over a rectangular cavity on a case with two More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portrait of Woman Holding a Red Book.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Woman Holding a Red Book.

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

American School, 19th Century Portrait of Woman Holding a Red Book. Unsigned. Oil on artist's board, c. 1830, depicting the brown-haired woman wearing a lace bonnet with pink ribbons, a floral More ...

Painted Child's Sled with Bee and Clover

Painted Child's Sled with Bee and Clover

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$646$550

Painted Child's Sled with Bee and Clover, America, late 19th century, wooden platform seat with iron frame and runners, the seat painted red with with gilt stenciled scroll motif flanking an applied More ...

Carved and Painted Pine Spoon Rack and Thirteen Pewter Spoons

Carved and Painted Pine Spoon Rack and Thirteen Pewter Spoons

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

Carved and Painted Pine Spoon Rack and Thirteen Pewter Spoons, America, 18th century, pierced shaped backboard with slots for ten spoons, lower open compartment, mustard-colored paint, (loss, wear, More ...

Grain Painted Dome-top Trunk

Grain Painted Dome-top Trunk

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$470$400

Grain Painted Dome-top Trunk, New England, early 19th century, old burnt sienna paint resembling mahogany with stringing, (imperfections), ht. 13 3/4, wd. 36, dp. 17 in. More ...

Grain Painted Chest over Drawers

Grain Painted Chest over Drawers

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Grain Painted Chest over Drawers, northern New England, 1820s, the hinged top lifts above a cavity of two working drawers over a front straight skirt and two side "C" scrolls, the vinegar and putty More ...

Painted Towel Rack

Painted Towel Rack

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$235$200

Painted Towel Rack, New England, early 19th century, the four chamfered double-tapering supports joining octagonal chamfered rails, old surface, ht. 36, wd. 18 1/2, dp. 9 3/4 in. Provenance: Paul More ...

Two Painted Wooden Chopping Bowls

Two Painted Wooden Chopping Bowls

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$294$250

Two Painted Wooden Chopping Bowls, America, early 19th century, oblong hand hewn bowls, the smaller pierced on one end with original gray painterd exterior, the larger with old gray/green over More ...

Painted Pine Storage Box

Painted Pine Storage Box

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$264$225

Painted Pine Storage Box, America, c. 1810, rectangular box with hinged lid, painted dark green with black borders with ovolo corners and yellow striping, oval brass handle, (minor paint wear, loss More ...

Turned Burl Bowl

Turned Burl Bowl

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$411$350

Turned Burl Bowl, America, early 19th century, round bowl with turned collar, (scattered insect holes), ht. 3 3/8, dia. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Painted Kitchen Table

Painted Kitchen Table

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$764$650

Painted Kitchen Table, probably New England, early 19th century, the overhanging top with rounded corners on beaded, square, tapering legs joined by a molded straight apron, base with old green More ...

Red Painted Wooden Tub

Red Painted Wooden Tub

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$382$325

Red Painted Wooden Tub, America, 19th century, wood stave and iron hoop constructed tub with pierced extended handles, ht. 12, dia. 17 3/8 in. More ...

Black Painted Bannister-back Side Chair

Black Painted Bannister-back Side Chair

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$588$500

Black Painted Bannister-back Side Chair, probably Massachusetts, mid-18th century, the block vase and ring-turned stiles topped by turned finials flanking the shaped splat and four split balusters More ...

Geometric Wool Hooked Rug

Geometric Wool Hooked Rug

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$235$200

Geometric Wool Hooked Rug, America, probably early 20th century, rectangular rug with horizontal rows of red, gray, green, brown, and yellow rectangles, the colors arranged in diagonal zig-zag More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of Ann Squires of Clarendon, Vermont.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Ann Squires of Clarendon, Vermont.

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$558$475

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of Ann Squires of Clarendon, Vermont. Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, bust length portrait entitled "ANN" below, 3 x 2 3/4 in., in a molded giltwood More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman.

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$823$700

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, the portrait possibly depicting a ship's captain, showing the gentleman wearing a blue jacket with a More ...

Chippendale Tiger Maple and Maple Chest of Drawers

Chippendale Tiger Maple and Maple Chest of Drawers

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Chippendale Tiger Maple and Maple Chest of Drawers, New England, late 18th century, the rectangular top above a case of three thumb-molded short drawers and four graduated long drawers all resting More ...

Chippendale Maple and Tiger Maple Chest of Drawers

Chippendale Maple and Tiger Maple Chest of Drawers

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

Chippendale Maple and Tiger Maple Chest of Drawers, New England, late 18th century, the rectangular top above a case of four graduated thumb-molded drawers on cut-out bracket feet, replaced brasses, More ...

Brown Stained Maple Armchair

Brown Stained Maple Armchair

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$823$700

Brown Stained Maple Armchair, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, the shaped crest rail with carved terminals above a pierced vasiform splat and raked outward-flaring stiles, with scrolled More ...

Queen Anne Spanish Foot Maple Side Chair

Queen Anne Spanish Foot Maple Side Chair

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$705$600

Queen Anne Spanish Foot Maple Side Chair, probably Rhode Island, late 18th century, the spooned crest rail above a vasiform splat and chamfered raking stiles on trapezoidal rush seat, block vase and More ...