Skinner

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Auction 2524B

November 7, 2010 11:00AM

11-07-2010 11-07-2010

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Painted Maple and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer

Painted Maple and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$17,775$15,000

Painted Maple and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer, probably southeastern Massachusetts, early 18th century, old surface of red paint over earlier gray paint, (minor imperfections), ht. 26, wd. 42 3/4, More ...

Carved Gesso Polychrome Mirror

Carved Gesso Polychrome Mirror

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Carved Gesso Polychrome Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral, fruit, and bird decorations, original surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 19, wd. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Gesso Polychrome and Gilt Carved Mirror

Gesso Polychrome and Gilt Carved Mirror

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Gesso Polychrome and Gilt Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral and fruit decorations, original surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 20, wd. 10 in. Literature: The More ...

Gesso Vermilion-painted and Carved Mirror

Gesso Vermilion-painted and Carved Mirror

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Gesso Vermilion-painted and Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, original surface, (imperfections), ht. 19 1/2, wd. 10 in. More ...

Small Maple and Pine Table

Small Maple and Pine Table

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

Small Maple and Pine Table, probably Massachusetts, early 18th century, with bulbous vase and ring turnings, old refinish, (minor imperfections), ht. 21, wd. 31 1/2, dp. 21 3/4 in. More ...

Cherry and Ash Turned Slatback Side Chair

Cherry and Ash Turned Slatback Side Chair

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$237$200

Cherry and Ash Turned Slatback Side Chair, probably Bergen County, New Jersey, early 19th century, the turned stiles with urn-turned finials joining three shaped slats, on yellow-painted seat and More ...

Queen Anne Maple Red-painted Tray-top Splay-leg Tea Table

Queen Anne Maple Red-painted Tray-top Splay-leg Tea Table

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

Queen Anne Maple Red-painted Tray-top Splay-leg Tea Table, probably Massachusetts, mid-18th century, the rectangular overhanging top on four block, vase, and ring-turned tapering legs ending in pad More ...

Green-painted Bowback Windsor Armchair

Green-painted Bowback Windsor Armchair

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

Green-painted Bowback Windsor Armchair, Massachusetts, c. 1790, of fine proportions with high crestrail, old surface of green paint over earlier red, (minor crack in seat), ht. 42 3/4, seat ht. 17 More ...

Windsor Bowback Armchair with Comb

Windsor Bowback Armchair with Comb

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Windsor Bowback Armchair with Comb, late 18th century, old refinish, (minor imperfections), ht. 46, seat ht. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Red-painted Windsor Carved Fan Back Side Chair

Red-painted Windsor Carved Fan Back Side Chair

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$3,674$3,100

Red-painted Windsor Carved Fan Back Side Chair, probably Massachusetts, c. 1790, the serpentine crest terminating in carved concentric rings, old surface with red paint over earlier blue-gray, ht. More ...

Rare Carved and Braced Bow Back Windsor Side Chair

Rare Carved and Braced Bow Back Windsor Side Chair

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$948$800

Rare Carved and Braced Bow Back Windsor Side Chair, probably Rhode Island, c. 1795-1800, with ornamental gougework on the bow and seat at the base of the spindles and turned brace support, old More ...

Black Painted Windsor Fanback Side Chair

Black Painted Windsor Fanback Side Chair

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Black Painted Windsor Fanback Side Chair, Plymouth County or Southern Bristol County, Massachusetts, c. 1795-1805, the yoke and spur-carved crestrail with hollow roundel terminals, old black paint, More ...

Miniature Tiger Maple Six-Board Chest

Miniature Tiger Maple Six-Board Chest

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Miniature Tiger Maple Six-Board Chest, America, late 18th-early 19th century, dovetail constructed, thumb-molded edge, wire hinges, interior till, (repaired crack on side), ht. 4, wd. 5 5/8, dp. 3 More ...

Small Carved Burl Bowl and a Trencher

Small Carved Burl Bowl and a Trencher

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Small Carved Burl Bowl and a Trencher, America, 18th/early 19th century, the trencher inscribed "1726" on the bottom, bowl ht. 2 5/8, dia. 6 1/2, 8 in. More ...

Five Small Brass Capstan Candlesticks

Five Small Brass Capstan Candlesticks

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

Five Small Brass Capstan Candlesticks, probably Scandinavia, late 17th century, two near pairs and a single candlestick, (imperfections), ht. 4 5/8, 4 1/8, 3 in., respectively. More ...

Wrought Iron and Brass Pipe Tongs

Wrought Iron and Brass Pipe Tongs

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Wrought Iron and Brass Pipe Tongs, late 18th/early 19th century, the wrought iron tongs with spring-activated handle, hanging hook, bowl scrape, and tobacco tamp, the brass tongs with ring hanger, More ...

Queen Anne Tiger Maple Carved High Chest of Drawers

Queen Anne Tiger Maple Carved High Chest of Drawers

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$10,369$8,750

Queen Anne Tiger Maple Carved High Chest of Drawers, Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, old brasses, old refinish with dark patina, (minor imperfections), ht. 64 1/2, wd. 36, dp. 18 3/4 in. Note: One of More ...

Mahogany Carved Dressing Table

Mahogany Carved Dressing Table

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$26,070$22,000

Mahogany Carved Dressing Table, possibly Benjamin Frothingham, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1760-80, with acanthus carved shell center drawer, original brasses, old surface, (minor imperfections), More ...

Four Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars

Four Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Four Dutch Delft Tobacco Jars, 18th century, two depicting an Indian beside large urn, one inscribed "ST: OMER," the other "No. 2," with trade goods, and sailing ships in the background, brass More ...

John L. Boqueta de Woiserie, (active in America 1797-1815)

John L. Boqueta de Woiserie, (active in America 1797-1815)

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

John L. Boqueta de Woiserie, (active in America 1797-1815) View of Boston Taken on the South Side of Boston. Signed l.r., titled below. Watercolor and gouache on paper, c. 1809, 24 x 36 1/2 More ...

P. C. Canot, engraver, printed in London for John Bowles, at No.3 in Corn Hill A View of City of Boston the Capital of New England, ...

P. C. Canot, engraver, printed in London for John Bowles, at No.3 in Corn Hill A View of City of Boston the Capital of New England, ...

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

P. C. Canot, engraver, printed in London for John Bowles, at No.3 in Corn Hill A View of City of Boston the Capital of New England, In North America., undated. Identified in inscriptions. More ...

L. Garneray, artist, Hocquart, publisher, Paris, Bailly Ward & Co., New York       Vue du Port de Boston. View of the Port of Boston.

L. Garneray, artist, Hocquart, publisher, Paris, Bailly Ward & Co., New York Vue du Port de Boston. View of the Port of Boston.

Lot:
21A
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

L. Garneray, artist, Hocquart, publisher, Paris, Bailly Ward & Co., New York Vue du Port de Boston. View of the Port of Boston., engraved by Himely. Identified in inscriptions. Aquatint etching More ...

Framed "Fac-Simile" Engraving of Paul Revere's Boston Massacre

Framed "Fac-Simile" Engraving of Paul Revere's Boston Massacre

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

Framed "Fac-Simile" Engraving of Paul Revere's Boston Massacre, Christopher Monk & John Clark, Boston, republished at 15 Water St., March 15, 1832, engraving on wove paper, titled The Bloody More ...

J.H. Bufford after W. Champney, Thomas A. Arms, publisher (Boston, 19th Century)      BOSTON MASSACRE, MARCH 5TH 1770.

J.H. Bufford after W. Champney, Thomas A. Arms, publisher (Boston, 19th Century) BOSTON MASSACRE, MARCH 5TH 1770.

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$593$500

J.H. Bufford after W. Champney, Thomas A. Arms, publisher (Boston, 19th Century) BOSTON MASSACRE, MARCH 5TH 1770., 1856, chromolithograph on paper, sheet size 21 x 27 in., in a period molded More ...

Anglo/American School, 18th Century      Portrait of a Young Gentleman.

Anglo/American School, 18th Century Portrait of a Young Gentleman.

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Anglo/American School, 18th Century Portrait of a Young Gentleman. Unsigned. Oil on canvas placed under glass, 12 x 10 in., in a period molded wood frame. Condition: Scattered creases and More ...

Mahogany Carved Dressing Table

Mahogany Carved Dressing Table

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$21,330$18,000

Mahogany Carved Dressing Table, probably Boston, c. 1760-80, the center drawer with acanthus leaves on a stippled arched panel, brasses appear to be original, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. More ...

Walnut Veneer and Brass Mounted Courting Mirror

Walnut Veneer and Brass Mounted Courting Mirror

Lot:
26
Unsold
 

Walnut Veneer and Brass Mounted Courting Mirror, probably Germany, 18th century, with reverse-painted designs of Cupid in the cresting and an allegorical scene in the tablet, (imperfections), ht. 16 More ...

Queen Anne Walnut Carved Side Chair

Queen Anne Walnut Carved Side Chair

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$593$500

Queen Anne Walnut Carved Side Chair, Massachusetts, c. 1740-60, with trapezoidal slip seat, shaped front rail and frontal cabriole legs with carved beaded knee returns continuing to below the knee, More ...

Small Queen Anne Cherry Drop Leaf Tea Table

Small Queen Anne Cherry Drop Leaf Tea Table

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Small Queen Anne Cherry Drop Leaf Tea Table, Massachusetts, c. 1740-60, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 26 3/4, wd. 32, dp. 32 1/2 in. More ...

Queen Anne Walnut Side Chair

Queen Anne Walnut Side Chair

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Queen Anne Walnut Side Chair, Massachusetts, c. 1740-60, with trapezoidal slip seat, mellow patina, ht. 40 1/4, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. More ...