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February 19, 2006 11:00 AMCalender

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  • Assembled Set of Ten Chippendale Maple Carved Dining Chairs

    Lot: 34
    Sold for: $4,100$4,100

    Assembled Set of Ten Chippendale Maple Carved Dining Chairs, New England, late 18th century, the chairs with shaped crest rails and molded terminals, on pierced vasiform splats and raking stiles, more ...

  • Federal Red-Stained Maple Candlestand

    Lot: 35
    Sold for: $1,600$1,600

    Federal Red-Stained Maple Candlestand, New England, early 19th century, the rectangular top with canted corners on a vase and ring-turned support and tripod base of three shaped legs, old surface, more ...

  • Red Painted Kettle Stand

    Lot: 36
    Unsold  

    Red Painted Kettle Stand, possibly Connecticut, late 18th century, the square top on a vase and ring-turned post and tripod cabriole leg base, old red paint, (restored), ht. 27 3/4, wd. 10 1/2, dp. more ...

  • Federal Cherry Candlestand

    Lot: 37
    Sold for: $900$900

    Federal Cherry Candlestand, New England, late 18th century, the square top on a vase and ring-turned support and tripod cabriole leg base ending in pad feet, refinished, (very minor imperfections), more ...

  • Queen Anne Maple Candlestand

    Lot: 38
    Sold for: $550$550

    Queen Anne Maple Candlestand, New England, last half 18th century, the beaded octagonal top on a vase and ring-turned support and tripod arris cabriole leg base, refinished, (minor imperfections), more ...

  • Federal Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers

    Lot: 39
    Sold for: $1,300$1,300

    Federal Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers, New England, c. 1800, the rectangular top with inlaid edge above a case of four graduated drawers outlined in stringing, flanked by chevron and line inlay, more ...

  • Federal Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers

    Lot: 40
    Sold for: $1,400$1,400

    Federal Cherry Inlaid Chest of Drawers, New England, c. 1795, the rectangular top above a case of four thumbmolded graduated drawers, all on flaring French feet, replaced brasses, refinished, (minor more ...

  • Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 41
    Sold for: $850$850

    Needlework Sampler, "Wrought by Abi--- G. Peirce, aged - Hopkinton August 1819," silk threads on a linen ground with rows of cross-stitched alphabets, over a verse "Beauty and wit will die/Learning more ...

  • Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 42
    Sold for: $1,100$1,100

    Needlework Sampler, Louisa Kilbourn, Philadelphia, c. 1814, silk threads on a linen ground, centered with a basket of fruit below a reserve containing a sorrowful verse ending indistinctly more ...

  • Needlework Family Record Sampler

    Lot: 43
    Sold for: $1,700$1,700

    Needlework Family Record Sampler, "Isabella Thompson Sampler April 1832," silk threads on a linen ground depicting five rows of alphabets, over signature stitches flanked by baskets of flowers above more ...

  • Needlework Picture of a Soldier and a Young Lady

    Lot: 44
    Sold for: $800$800

    Needlework Picture of a Soldier and a Young Lady, "Mary Ann Johnson 16 March 1824," silk threads on a finely woven linen ground, depicting a soldier examining his sword, wearing a pink coat and more ...

  • Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 45
    Sold for: $1,100$1,100

    Needlework Sampler, "Maria Becker Age 14 1804," possibly New Jersey, silk threads on a linen ground with seven rows of alphabets above signature stitches,a motto "A good name is rather to be chosen more ...

  • Needlework Adam and Eve Sampler

    Lot: 46
    Sold for: $1,300$1,300

    Needlework Adam and Eve Sampler, Lancaster, Virginia, early 19th century, worked in silk threads on a linen ground with four rows of alphabets over "The Ten Commandments in Verse," over another more ...

  • Needlework Sampler

    Lot: 47
    Sold for: $1,500$1,500

    Needlework Sampler, "Martha Pearsons work Aged 10 Years 1803," England or America, the sampler worked in silk threads on a finely woven linen ground, with upper and lower reserves filled with an more ...

  • Silk Needlework Picture

    Lot: 48
    Unsold  

    Silk Needlework Picture, "Wilhelmine Wydle a la Bredoniere Decembre 1808," silk and chenille threads and watercolor on a silk ground depicting the story of Paul and Virginie who were lost in the more ...

  • Chippendale Mahogany Slant-front Desk

    Lot: 49
    Sold for: $70,000$70,000

    Chippendale Mahogany Slant-front Desk, John Townsend, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1780, the lid opens to an interior of a shell-carved and concave prospect door opening to three drawers, flanked by more ...

  • Chippendale Mahogany Card Table

    Lot: 50
    Sold for: $10,000$10,000

    Chippendale Mahogany Card Table, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1780-95, the folding overhanging rectangular top on four reeded stop-fluted square legs joined by a straight apron, refinished, (minor more ...

  • Queen Anne Maple Tea Table

    Lot: 51
    Sold for: $6,000$6,000

    Queen Anne Maple Tea Table, probably Northeastern Massachusetts, c. 1740-60, the circular drop-leaf top on straight apron joining four cabriole legs, continuing to pad feet, retains much of old red more ...

  • Gilt-carved Mirror

    Lot: 52
    Sold for: $5,000$5,000

    Gilt-carved Mirror, England or America, c. 1800-10, the eagle with outstretched wings flanked by floral and scroll carvings above the circular molded frame with applied spherules and ebonized reeded more ...

  • Chippendale Mahogany Upholstered Easy Chair

    Lot: 53
    Sold for: $3,000$3,000

    Chippendale Mahogany Upholstered Easy Chair, America or England, late 18th century, the serpentine crest and sides on outward scrolling arms with concave fronts on straight seat rail and molded more ...

  • Queen Anne Cherry Tilt-top Tea Table

    Lot: 54
    Unsold  

    Queen Anne Cherry Tilt-top Tea Table, possibly Connecticut, last half 18th century, the circular molded top tilts on a birdcage platform and vase and ring-turned support on tripod cabriole leg base more ...

  • Two Pairs of Brass Candlesticks

    Lot: 55
    Sold for: $950$950

    Two Pairs of Brass Candlesticks, a pair of taper sticks, possibly Spanish 18th century, with footed square bases; a pair of petal base candlesticks, probably English, c. 1750, with slender tapered more ...

  • Rose Medallion Porcelain Water Bottle

    Lot: 56
    Sold for: $400$400

    Rose Medallion Porcelain Water Bottle, China, 19th century, (gilt and enamel wear), ht. 13 in. more ...

  • Queen Anne Walnut Side Chair

    Lot: 57
    Unsold  

    Queen Anne Walnut Side Chair, Massachusetts, c. 1740-60, the shaped crest above a vasiform splat and raking stiles, on an overupholstered compass seat and frontal cabriole legs with shaped knee more ...

  • American School, 19th Century The Great Providence, Rhode Island, Hurricane of 1815.

    Lot: 58
    Sold for: $15,000$15,000

    American School, 19th Century The Great Providence, Rhode Island, Hurricane of 1815. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, c. 1850, depicting the havoc that occurred September 22, 1815, where nearly 500 more ...

  • Attributed to Captain Joseph Harris, (Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1752-1823)

    Lot: 59
    Sold for: $23,000$23,000

    Attributed to Captain Joseph Harris, (Nantucket, Massachusetts, 1752-1823) Sketchbook of New England and Newport, Rhode Island, Scenes. Unsigned. Watercolor and pen and ink on paper with more ...

  • Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bureau

    Lot: 60
    Sold for: $2,900$2,900

    Federal Mahogany Inlaid Bureau, Massachusetts or Connecticut, c. 1800-10, the overhanging top with elliptic front and molded edge, on conforming case of graduated string-inlaid drawers, all on more ...

  • Federal Mahogany Inlaid Sofa

    Lot: 61
    Sold for: $6,000$6,000

    Federal Mahogany Inlaid Sofa, New England, c. 1815-20, the rectangular back and downward sloping sides on molded hand-holds and vase and ring-turned reeded supports continuing to blocks inlaid with more ...

  • Cherry Inlaid Tall Case Clock

    Lot: 62
    Sold for: $8,500$8,500

    Cherry Inlaid Tall Case Clock, probably central Massachusetts, c. 1800, the hood with pierced fretwork joining reeded plinths topped by brass finials on an arched molded cornice and glazed tombstone more ...

  • Federal Cherry Tall Case Clock

    Lot: 63
    Sold for: $4,500$4,500

    Federal Cherry Tall Case Clock, New Hampshire or Massachusetts, c. 1800-10, the hood with pierced fretwork joining square plinths topped with brass finials, above an arched cornice and glazed more ...