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Auction 2961B

November 19, 2016 10:00AM

11-19-2016 11-19-2016

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Painted Pine and Maple Desk on Frame

Painted Pine and Maple Desk on Frame

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Painted Pine and Maple Desk on Frame, probably southeastern Massachusetts, early 18th century, in three sections, the upper section with flat molded cornice above a case of four short thumb-molded More ...

Red-painted Pine Crease-molded Six-board Chest

Red-painted Pine Crease-molded Six-board Chest

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Red-painted Pine Crease-molded Six-board Chest, probably southeastern Massachusetts, c. 1700, the front with horizontal crease-molding ending in chip-carving, the sides with vertical molding on More ...

Poplar Chest over Drawer

Poplar Chest over Drawer

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$984$800

Poplar Chest over Drawer, New England, early 18th century, the molded hinged top above a double arch-molded case of single drawer and applied molding above the cutout ends, old surface, ht. 36, wd. More ...

Spanish Brown-painted Pine Small Chest over Drawer

Spanish Brown-painted Pine Small Chest over Drawer

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Spanish Brown-painted Pine Small Chest over Drawer, probably Massachusetts, c. 1700, the lift top opens to a wall above a single arch-molded case of one drawer with applied base molding on frontal More ...

Maple Gate-leg Table

Maple Gate-leg Table

Lot:
34
Unsold
 

Maple Gate-leg Table, probably southeastern Massachusetts, early 18th century, the oval drop-leaf top above a beaded apron with drawer joining six block-, vase-, and ring-turned legs continuing to More ...

Tiger Maple Open Armchair

Tiger Maple Open Armchair

Lot:
35
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Tiger Maple Open Armchair, Boston, c. 1720-50, with yoked crest rail, raking stiles, and vasiform splat flanked by scrolling arms, on valanced seat frame and block-, vase-, and ring-turned legs, ht. More ...

Pair of Red Wool Women's Shoes

Pair of Red Wool Women's Shoes

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Pair of Red Wool Women's Shoes, probably New England, c. 1730-40, red broadcloth uppers and covered heel, the top of the shoe with a strip of wide silver metallic braid, the inside lined with blue More ...

Wedding Frock Coat, Waistcoat, and Cravat Belonging to Rufus Erastus Crane

Wedding Frock Coat, Waistcoat, and Cravat Belonging to Rufus Erastus Crane

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$492$400

Wedding Frock Coat, Waistcoat, and Cravat Belonging to Rufus Erastus Crane, probably New York, New York, 1850, deep blue superfine broadcloth double breasted overcoat lined with silk, with plain More ...

Needlework Sampler "Margret Glasier,"

Needlework Sampler "Margret Glasier,"

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$984$800

Needlework Sampler "Margret Glasier," New England, c. 1786, worked in silk threads on a coarse linen ground, four alphanumeric lines above the maker's name, age, and date, 10 3/4 x 7 1/4 in. More ...

Needlework Crib Cover

Needlework Crib Cover

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Needlework Crib Cover, Europe, 18th century, silk embroidered floral motifs on a cream-colored silk background with lace border, mounted in a modern molded giltwood frame, textile ht. 36 1/2, wd. 44 More ...

Needlework Sampler

Needlework Sampler

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$738$600

Needlework Sampler, England, c. 1814, stitched in silk threads on a fine linen backing, six lines of verse above two blocks with potted flowers, a two-story house flanked by pine trees with birds More ...

Needlework Sampler

Needlework Sampler

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Needlework Sampler, England or America, late 18th century, worked in silk threads on a fine linen ground, composed of two alphanumeric lines and a pious verse above a scene of shepherd and More ...

Pair of Tall Brass and Wrought Iron Andirons

Pair of Tall Brass and Wrought Iron Andirons

Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Pair of Tall Brass and Wrought Iron Andirons, Europe, probably 19th century, tall twisted iron shafts with fluted flattened ball finials, on arched legs with penny feet, ht. 38, wd. 12 1/2, dp. 27 More ...

Pair of Brass Petal-base Candlesticks

Pair of Brass Petal-base Candlesticks

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Pair of Brass Petal-base Candlesticks, England, third quarter 18th century, twist-up ejector-type with shaped drip catchers, boldly knopped seamed stems, and exaggerated petal bases, ht. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Two Polychrome Decorated Delft Chargers

Two Polychrome Decorated Delft Chargers

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$523$425

Two Polychrome Decorated Delft Chargers, 18th/early 19th century, one with dot and diaper rim and bird and flowers in the center, the second with petal decoration, (one with restoration), dia. to 13 More ...

Large Polychrome Decorated Delft Charger

Large Polychrome Decorated Delft Charger

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$246$200

Large Polychrome Decorated Delft Charger, England, 18th century, dia. 13 1/2 in. More ...

Molded and Transfer-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Cabbage Leaf Jug

Molded and Transfer-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Cabbage Leaf Jug

Lot:
46
Sold for:
$215$175

Molded and Transfer-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Cabbage Leaf Jug, Worcester, England, third quarter 18th century, molded body with mask spout, scroll, and ring handle, and Chinese river and More ...

Molded and Transfer-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Cabbage Leaf Jug

Molded and Transfer-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Cabbage Leaf Jug

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$215$175

Molded and Transfer-decorated Blue and White Porcelain Cabbage Leaf Jug, Worcester, England, third quarter 18th century, molded body with mask spout, scroll, and ring handle, and Chinese river and More ...

Maple and Cherry Tilt-top Candlestand

Maple and Cherry Tilt-top Candlestand

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$492$400

Maple and Cherry Tilt-top Candlestand, New England, early 19th century, the oval serpentine top tilts on a vase and ring-turned support and tripod base of cabriole legs ending in pad feet, old More ...

Maple Slat-back Armchair

Maple Slat-back Armchair

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$984$800

Maple Slat-back Armchair, New Jersey, 18th century, urn turned finials above turned stiles joining the four arched ash slats flanked by scrolled arms vase- and ring-turned supports continuing to More ...

Maple and Ash Slat-back Armed Rocking Chair

Maple and Ash Slat-back Armed Rocking Chair

Lot:
50
Unsold
 

Maple and Ash Slat-back Armed Rocking Chair, possibly New Jersey, 18th century, ring-turned stiles with four shaped splats flanked by scrolled arms on vase- and ring-turned supports continuing to More ...

Pine, Beech, and Cherry Table with Drawer

Pine, Beech, and Cherry Table with Drawer

Lot:
51
Unsold
 

Pine, Beech, and Cherry Table with Drawer, Pennsylvania or New Jersey, late 18th century, rectangular overhanging top set onto a deeply valanced skirt with thumb-molded drawer joining beaded More ...

Blue-painted Pine Chest of Drawers

Blue-painted Pine Chest of Drawers

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Blue-painted Pine Chest of Drawers, New England, 18th century, the molded cornice above a case of two short thumb-molded drawers and three long drawers, on bracket feet, old surface, ht. 38, wd. 34, More ...

Green-painted Tavern Table

Green-painted Tavern Table

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Green-painted Tavern Table, New England, early 18th century, the rectangular overhanging top above a thumb-molded drawer and beaded straight apron joining block-turned tapering legs ending in pad More ...

Four Iron Wedding Band Hogscraper Candlesticks

Four Iron Wedding Band Hogscraper Candlesticks

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Four Iron Wedding Band Hogscraper Candlesticks, England, late 18th/early 19th century, two brass-banded candlesticks, one marked "SHAW," the other marked "BILL"; and two iron-banded candlesticks, More ...

Wrought Iron Rush Light

Wrought Iron Rush Light

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$738$600

Wrought Iron Rush Light, 18th century, with copper candle socket and drip catcher on tripod base with penny feet, ht. 11 in. More ...

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)      Undercliff, near Coldspring (The Seat of General George P. Morris)

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Undercliff, near Coldspring (The Seat of General George P. Morris)

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Undercliff, near Coldspring (The Seat of General George P. Morris) Unsigned. Oil on canvas, showing small vessels, birds, and river rock formations More ...

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)      Hudson River View

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Hudson River View

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Hudson River View Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the verdant foreground above the placid river with vessels below, a structure on the far shore, and More ...

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)      Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) Expansive Landscape, Probably a Hudson River Valley View Unsigned. Oil on canvas, small boats and vessels of many types populating the river deep More ...

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869)      American Shore Scene, Possibly a Nahant, Massachusetts, View

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) American Shore Scene, Possibly a Nahant, Massachusetts, View

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Thomas Chambers (New York/England, 1808-1869) American Shore Scene, Possibly a Nahant, Massachusetts, View Unsigned. Oil on canvas, the small central vessel flying an American flag below a More ...