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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Lots

Five Graduated Red-painted Shaker Oval Boxes

Five Graduated Red-painted Shaker Oval Boxes

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$7,050$6,000

Five Graduated Red-painted Shaker Oval Boxes, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the covered boxes with pine tops and bottoms and bent maple sides with lapped finger construction, the smallest More ...

Brown-painted Pine Glazed Hanging Watch Hutch with Pocket Watch

Brown-painted Pine Glazed Hanging Watch Hutch with Pocket Watch

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

Brown-painted Pine Glazed Hanging Watch Hutch with Pocket Watch, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, the hutch with shaped backboard with wire hinged door with round glazed aperture, the More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portraits of Mira and Edwin Williams.

American School, 19th Century Portraits of Mira and Edwin Williams.

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$4,348$3,700

American School, 19th Century Portraits of Mira and Edwin Williams. Unsigned. Watercolor and graphite on thin card, with ink inscriptions on the reverse "Mira Williams in the 11th year of her age More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portrait Miniature of Cyrus Byington

American School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of Cyrus Byington

Lot:
32A
Sold for:
$940$800

American School, 19th Century Portrait Miniature of Cyrus Byington, Signed "D.N. Jones," l.c., the frame inscribed "Cyrus Byington b.1793/American Indian Missionary, d. 1868." Graphite and ink on More ...

Queen Anne Carved Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers

Queen Anne Carved Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$25,850$22,000

Queen Anne Carved Tiger Maple High Chest of Drawers, probably eastern Connecticut, late 18th century, old brasses, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 73 1/4, wd. 37 3/4, dp. 20 in. Provenance: More ...

Chippendale Cherry Secretary Bookcase

Chippendale Cherry Secretary Bookcase

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

Chippendale Cherry Secretary Bookcase, probably Connecticut River Valley, late 18th century, upper section opens to an interior of beveled concave shaped shelves and shaped center partition, brasses More ...

Six Pewter Lighting Items

Six Pewter Lighting Items

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$646$550

Six Pewter Lighting Items, America, mid 19th century, including a pair of push-up candlesticks, a pair of cylindrical font whale oil lamps marked "Calder Providence," and a pair of small More ...

Federal Cherry Octagonal-top Inlaid Candlestand

Federal Cherry Octagonal-top Inlaid Candlestand

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$588$500

Federal Cherry Octagonal-top Inlaid Candlestand, possibly Worcester County, c. 1810, the top, centering an inlaid maple oval, bordered by stringing and crossbanding, top refinished, base retains old More ...

Federal Tiger Maple Octagonal-top Candlestand

Federal Tiger Maple Octagonal-top Candlestand

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$705$600

Federal Tiger Maple Octagonal-top Candlestand, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, mellow surface, (imperfections), ht. 27, wd. 15 3/4, dp. 15 1/4 in. More ...

Federal Red-painted Birch Candlestand

Federal Red-painted Birch Candlestand

Lot:
38
Unsold
 

Federal Red-painted Birch Candlestand, New England, first quarter 19th century, old surface, (imperfections and repairs), ht. 27 3/4, wd. 17 1/4, dp. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Chippendale Birch Carved Armchair

Chippendale Birch Carved Armchair

Lot:
38A
Sold for:
$588$500

Chippendale Birch Carved Armchair, Massachusetts, late 18th century, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 39, seat ht. 16 in. More ...

Five Sheet Iron Hogscraper Candlesticks and a Snuffer

Five Sheet Iron Hogscraper Candlesticks and a Snuffer

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$323$275

Five Sheet Iron Hogscraper Candlesticks and a Snuffer, America, early 19th century, four with push-up levers, two marked "E. EYRE" and "SHAW"; together with a brass snuffer with a turned mahogany More ...

Federal Inlaid Octagonal-top Candlestand

Federal Inlaid Octagonal-top Candlestand

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$881$750

Federal Inlaid Octagonal-top Candlestand, possibly Worcester County, c. 1810, the top centering an oval inlaid panel bordered by mahogany crossbanding, old refinish, (minor imperfections), ht. 28, More ...

Cherry Candlestand

Cherry Candlestand

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Cherry Candlestand, probably Southeastern Massachusetts, late 18th century, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 26 3/4, wd. 14, dp. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Drop-leaf Dining Table

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Drop-leaf Dining Table

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Drop-leaf Dining Table, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, with rectangular drop-leaf top on molded Marlborough legs and valanced apron, old surface, (minor More ...

Chippendale Walnut Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Walnut Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$2,468$2,100

Chippendale Walnut Slant-lid Desk, probably Massachusetts, late 18th century, old replaced brasses, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 43, wd. 36, dp. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Attributed to Joseph Goodhue Chandler (Connecticut River Valley, 1813-1884)    Portrait of a Young Boy with His Dog, c. 1845.

Attributed to Joseph Goodhue Chandler (Connecticut River Valley, 1813-1884) Portrait of a Young Boy with His Dog, c. 1845.

Lot:
45
Unsold
 

Attributed to Joseph Goodhue Chandler (Connecticut River Valley, 1813-1884) Portrait of a Young Boy with His Dog, c. 1845. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, sight size 40 x 31 1/4 in. Condition: Relined, More ...

Alfred Rudolf Waud (American, 1828-1891)    Harvard Square.

Alfred Rudolf Waud (American, 1828-1891) Harvard Square.

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$7,050$6,000

Alfred Rudolf Waud (American, 1828-1891) Harvard Square. Signed "ARW" l.r., titled below. Oil on canvas, 13 1/2 x 20 in., in a period gilt gesso frame. Condition: Minor spots of retouch More ...

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Running Horse Weather Vane

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Running Horse Weather Vane

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$4,348$3,700

Molded Copper and Cast Iron Running Horse Weather Vane, attributed to A.L. Jewell & Co., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1852-1867, with cast iron head, mounted on a copper rod, no stand, painted and gilt More ...

Gilded Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane

Gilded Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

Gilded Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, no stand, worn gilt surface with traces of verdigris, (loss to lower shaft), ht. 21, lg. 24 in. More ...

Copper and Zinc Bull Weather Vane

Copper and Zinc Bull Weather Vane

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$12,925$11,000

Copper and Zinc Bull Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, full body sheet copper figure with zinc head and horns, mounted on a copper rod, including stand, (surface restoration), More ...

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921)    Portrait of the Joy Line Steamship LARCHMONT.

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Portrait of the Joy Line Steamship LARCHMONT.

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$24,675$21,000

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Portrait of the Joy Line Steamship LARCHMONT. Signed and dated "A. Jacobsen 1902 31 PALISADE AV West Hoboken, NJ 1904" l.r., the vessel More ...

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921)    Shipping Scene.

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Shipping Scene.

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Shipping Scene. Signed "ANTONIO JACOBSEN 1917" l.r. Oil on canvas, the clipper and schooner carrying American flags, 18 1/4 x 30 in., More ...

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921)    Portrait of the British Steamer CIRCASSIA.

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Portrait of the British Steamer CIRCASSIA.

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$32,900$28,000

Antonio Nicolo Gasparo Jacobsen (American/Danish, 1850-1921) Portrait of the British Steamer CIRCASSIA. Signed and dated "A Jacobsen 1881" l.r. Oil on canvas, vessel identified on bow and pennant, More ...

Gilded Molded Sheet Copper Codfish Weather Vane

Gilded Molded Sheet Copper Codfish Weather Vane

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

Gilded Molded Sheet Copper Codfish Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, later gilded surface, including wooden stand, (dents), total ht. 13, lg. 32 1/4 in. More ...

Green-glazed Redware Covered Jar

Green-glazed Redware Covered Jar

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$29,375$25,000

Green-glazed Redware Covered Jar, probably Bristol County, Massachusetts, late 18th/early 19th century, ovoid form with green copper oxide glaze, the cover with reeded band, (minor wear to cover More ...

Two Slip Decorated Redware Plates

Two Slip Decorated Redware Plates

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$881$750

Two Slip Decorated Redware Plates, America, early 19th century, round plates with coggled rims similarly decorated with yellow slip "bacon strip" wavy lines and dots, (rim chips, glaze losses), dia. More ...

Redware Loaf  Dish with Yellow Slip Decoration

Redware Loaf Dish with Yellow Slip Decoration

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$2,938$2,500

Redware Loaf Dish with Yellow Slip Decoration, America, early 19th century, with coggled rim, looping zig-zag and wavy line slip decoration, (minor rim chips and slip loss), 9 3/8 x 12 5/8 in. More ...

Two Redware Plates

Two Redware Plates

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$294$250

Two Redware Plates, America, early 19th century, (glaze wear to rims), dia. 8, 9 3/4 in. More ...

Slip Decorated Redware Plate

Slip Decorated Redware Plate

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$176$150

Slip Decorated Redware Plate, possibly Cumberland County, New Jersey, early 19th century, (rim chip, hairline), dia. 8 5/8 in. More ...