Skinner

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Auction 2365

June 3, 2007 11:00AM

06-03-2007 06-03-2007

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), ( Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Double Portrait Miniatu...

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), ( Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Double Portrait Miniatu...

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$15,275$13,000

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), ( Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Double Portrait Miniature of Nellie and Fanny Hall. Unsigned, the sitters identified in ink inscriptions on the More ...

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of Wi...

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of Wi...

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of William Henry Hall at 16 Years of Age. Unsigned, the sitter identified in ink inscriptions on More ...

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854)    Portrait Miniature of Augustus Hall.

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of Augustus Hall.

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$5,581$4,750

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of Augustus Hall. Unsigned, the sitter identified in ink inscriptions on the reverse. More ...

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854)    Portrait Miniature of Rhoda Dame Hall.

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of Rhoda Dame Hall.

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$823$700

Attributed to Mrs. Moses B. Russell (Clarissa Peters), (Massachusetts, 1809-1854) Portrait Miniature of Rhoda Dame Hall. Unsigned, the sitter identified in ink inscriptions on the reverse. More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portrait Miniature of Daniel Hall.

American School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of Daniel Hall.

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$353$300

American School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of Daniel Hall. Unsigned, sitter identified in an inscription on the reverse of the frame. Watercolor on ivory, c. 1835, 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in., in a More ...

Portrait Miniature of a Young Child Wearing a White Dress with a Blue Sash

Portrait Miniature of a Young Child Wearing a White Dress with a Blue Sash

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

Portrait Miniature of a Young Child Wearing a White Dress with a Blue Sash, America, c. 1845, watercolor on ivory, 2 1/8 x 1 3/4 in., mounted in an oval brass case, the reverse with engine-turned More ...

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$499$425

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, 18th century, watercolor on paper, dia. 1 1/2 in., housed in a round gilt-brass easel frame. More ...

Portrait Miniature Brooch of a Young Man

Portrait Miniature Brooch of a Young Man

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$646$550

Portrait Miniature Brooch of a Young Man, c. 1835, unsigned, watercolor on ivory, 1 1/4 x 1 in., in an oval brass case with brooch fastener. Condition: Very good, case lacking glass. More ...

Portrait Miniature of a Young Lady,    c. 1835

Portrait Miniature of a Young Lady, c. 1835

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Portrait Miniature of a Young Lady, c. 1835, unsigned, watercolor on ivory, heightened with gum arabic, 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 in., in an oval brass pendant frame with small empty oval aperture on the More ...

Pair of Polychrome Paint Decorated Leather Fire Buckets

Pair of Polychrome Paint Decorated Leather Fire Buckets

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$5,581$4,750

Pair of Polychrome Paint Decorated Leather Fire Buckets, Keene, New Hampshire, early 19th century, "Z.S. BARSTOW KEENE" and "No. 3" and "No. 4", (broken handles and handle loops, minor paint More ...

Paint Decorated Leather Fire Bucket

Paint Decorated Leather Fire Bucket

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$2,703$2,300

Paint Decorated Leather Fire Bucket, "STEPHEN B. IVES ACTIVE 1824," polychrome decoration, the shaped reserve depicting Mercury blowing a trumpet, the bottom impressed "W. OSBORN", (wear), ht. to More ...

Paint Decorated Leather Fire Bucket

Paint Decorated Leather Fire Bucket

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

Paint Decorated Leather Fire Bucket, America, early 19th century, painted green with red lettering "L. HASKELL" and "No. 1," (scattered paint losses), ht. to collar top, 14 in. More ...

Chippendale Grain-painted Roundabout Chair

Chippendale Grain-painted Roundabout Chair

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

Chippendale Grain-painted Roundabout Chair, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 31 1/4, seat ht. 18 in. More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany and Maple Dressing Table

Chippendale Carved Mahogany and Maple Dressing Table

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$7,849$6,680

Chippendale Carved Mahogany and Maple Dressing Table, possibly Hanover or Hingham, Massachusetts, late 18th century, replaced brasses, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 28 3/4, wd. 29 1/4, dp. More ...

Oak and Pine Joined Chest

Oak and Pine Joined Chest

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$16,450$14,000

Oak and Pine Joined Chest, Dedham or Medfield, Massachusetts, late 17th century, old surface, lower front rail carved with initials 'R.B', (imperfections), ht. 23 1/2, wd. 41 1/4, dp. 17 in. More ...

Anglo/American School, 19th Century    Cock Fight.

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Cock Fight.

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$4,113$3,500

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Cock Fight. Signed "J.D. Hopkins" l.r. Oil on panel, 27 x 29 in., in a period molded wood frame. Condition: Paint losses u.l. More ...

Painted Roundabout Chair

Painted Roundabout Chair

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

Painted Roundabout Chair, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, old black-painted surface with gilt striping and dots, yellow painted rush seat appears to be original, ht. 31 1/4, seat ht. 17 More ...

Polychrome Painted Chalkware Rooster Figure

Polychrome Painted Chalkware Rooster Figure

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$411$350

Polychrome Painted Chalkware Rooster Figure, probably Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, (paint wear), ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Paint Decorated Dome-top Box

Paint Decorated Dome-top Box

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

Paint Decorated Dome-top Box, America, early 19th century, dovetail constructed box with hinged lid, wrought iron handles, the front painted with the initials "J.S.A.", (minor imperfections), ht. 10 More ...

Yellow-painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Yellow-painted Pine Chest over Drawer

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

Yellow-painted Pine Chest over Drawer, New England, first half 18th century, the lid lifts on oversize H-L hinges, original turned wooden pulls, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 28 3/4, wd. 42, dp. More ...

Queen Anne Maple Armchair

Queen Anne Maple Armchair

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

Queen Anne Maple Armchair, New England, late 18th century, late 19th century with needlework overupholstered seat, old refinish, ht. 41 1/2, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. More ...

William and Mary Pine and Maple Tavern Table with Drawer

William and Mary Pine and Maple Tavern Table with Drawer

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

William and Mary Pine and Maple Tavern Table with Drawer, New England, mid-18th century, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 25 3/4, wd. 39 1/2, dp. 26 in. More ...

Queen Anne Tiger Maple Armchair

Queen Anne Tiger Maple Armchair

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

Queen Anne Tiger Maple Armchair, New England, mid-18th century, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 42, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Painted Bannister-back Side Chair

Painted Bannister-back Side Chair

Lot:
23A
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Painted Bannister-back Side Chair, New England, late 18th century, the spooned, double-arch molded and carved cresting on molded stiles and bannisters with block vase and ring-turned legs on Spanish More ...

Attributed to Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts, 1786-1864)    Portrait of Samuel Bundy.

Attributed to Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts, 1786-1864) Portrait of Samuel Bundy.

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Attributed to Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts, 1786-1864) Portrait of Samuel Bundy. Penciled inscription on reverse panel reads: "Samuel Bundy AE 34/Painted by B. Greenleaf November 14 1814." More ...

Carved and Painted Wooden Robin Figure

Carved and Painted Wooden Robin Figure

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$411$350

Carved and Painted Wooden Robin Figure, attributed to Gus Wilson (1864-1950), South Portland, Maine, with wirework legs, weathered surface, ht. 6, lg. 9 in. More ...

Polychrome Paint Decorated Sliding Lid Box

Polychrome Paint Decorated Sliding Lid Box

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$16,450$14,000

Polychrome Paint Decorated Sliding Lid Box, Vermont, 19th century, inscriptions on the lid read, "Florence J. Fisher Fayetteville Vermont," ht. 3 3/4, wd. 5 3/4, lg. 6 7/8 in. Provenance: Don More ...

Round Painted Wooden Covered Box with Star

Round Painted Wooden Covered Box with Star

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

Round Painted Wooden Covered Box with Star, America, early 19th century, maple lapped-seam box with pine top and bottom, ht. 2 3/8, dia. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Miniature Paint-decorated Mahogany Cricket

Miniature Paint-decorated Mahogany Cricket

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$646$550

Miniature Paint-decorated Mahogany Cricket, America, 19th century, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 4 7/8 in. More ...

Small Green-painted Covered Oval Box

Small Green-painted Covered Oval Box

Lot:
29
Unsold
 

Small Green-painted Covered Oval Box, America, 19th century, lapped bent ash sides with pine top and bottom, ht. 2 1/2, dia. 4 3/4 in. More ...