Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Auction 3038B

November 4, 2017 10:00AM

11-04-2017 11-04-2017

63 Park Plaza, Boston

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA

social_share

BP BP

Lots

Blue-painted Paneled Cupboard

Blue-painted Paneled Cupboard

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Blue-painted Paneled Cupboard, possibly Canada, late 18th century, molded cornice above cupboard doors with six fielded panels, and similarly paneled sides, on base with applied molding, ht. 75 1/2, More ...

Red-painted Pine and Maple Stand

Red-painted Pine and Maple Stand

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$923$750

Red-painted Pine and Maple Stand, probably northern New England, early 19th century, scrolled backboard above two short drawers, on top with bowed front and ovolo corners and straight skirt with More ...

Pair of Black-painted Slat-back Armchairs

Pair of Black-painted Slat-back Armchairs

Lot:
33
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Black-painted Slat-back Armchairs, New England, c. 1800, with turned finials, four slats, shaped arms, vase- and ring-turned arm supports and double front stretchers, and turned feet, ht. 44 More ...

Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Lot:
34
Sold for:
$923$750

Maple Oval-top Tea Table, New England, mid-18th century, overhanging top on a deep slightly canted beaded skirt joining four blocked vase and ring-turned legs ending in turned feet, refinished, ht. More ...

Queen Anne Carved Walnut Dressing Table

Queen Anne Carved Walnut Dressing Table

Lot:
35
Unsold
 

Queen Anne Carved Walnut Dressing Table, eastern Massachusetts, c. 1730-50, overhanging molded top with cut corners, above a case centering a recessed fan-carved drawer, cabriole leg base, old More ...

Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk

Lot:
36
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Tiger Maple Slant-lid Desk, probably southeastern New England, late 18th century, lid opens to a stepped interior of valanced compartments and nine drawers, on a case of four thumb-molded drawers More ...

Tavern Table with Drawer

Tavern Table with Drawer

Lot:
37
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Tavern Table with Drawer, New England, 18th century, top with breadboard ends above a straight skirt and square stretchers joining four turned legs, old surface, ht. 26, wd. 36 1/2, dp. 24 1/2 More ...

Black-painted Windsor Splay-leg Stool

Black-painted Windsor Splay-leg Stool

Lot:
38
Sold for:
$677$550

Black-painted Windsor Splay-leg Stool, New England, early 19th century, oval seat, swelled and tapering legs, ht. 21 1/2 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Small Green-painted Louvered Firescreen

Small Green-painted Louvered Firescreen

Lot:
39
Sold for:
$431$350

Small Green-painted Louvered Firescreen, early 19th century, two louvered sections on trestle feet, old surface, ht. 36, wd. 24 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Small Paint-decorated "PEERLESS" Wagon

Small Paint-decorated "PEERLESS" Wagon

Lot:
40
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Small Paint-decorated "PEERLESS" Wagon, mid-19th century, removable buggy seat above a well, on red-painted wooden-spoked wheels with iron rails, green-painted overall with panels delineated in More ...

Seven Silhouette Portraits in Six Frames

Seven Silhouette Portraits in Six Frames

Lot:
41
Sold for:
$492$400

Seven Silhouette Portraits in Six Frames, early 19th century, including a double silhouette, a silhouette of a woman with a blue mat and gilt Empire frame, a small silhouette of a gentleman with More ...

Five Framed Silhouettes with Gilt Details

Five Framed Silhouettes with Gilt Details

Lot:
42
Sold for:
$461$375

Five Framed Silhouettes with Gilt Details, early 19th century, including an example by Master Hubbard. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Five Watercolor or Watercolor and Gouache Miniature Profile Portraits

Five Watercolor or Watercolor and Gouache Miniature Profile Portraits

Lot:
43
Sold for:
$738$600

Five Watercolor or Watercolor and Gouache Miniature Profile Portraits, England and America, early 19th century, including two portraits of gentleman with white gouache-painted faces, and watercolor More ...

Eight Silhouettes

Eight Silhouettes

Lot:
44
Sold for:
$246$200

Eight Silhouettes, 19th century, including five of ladies in oval pressed brass frames, two in rectangular frames showing individuals, and a small square framed example showing seated angels. More ...

Small Copper and Cast Zinc Bannerette Weathervane

Small Copper and Cast Zinc Bannerette Weathervane

Lot:
45
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Small Copper and Cast Zinc Bannerette Weathervane, probably J.W. Fiske, New York, late 19th century, with cast zinc scrolled end and banner with pierced quatrefoil design and shaped edge, on stand, More ...

Molded Sheet Copper and Copper Wire Horse & Sulky Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper and Copper Wire Horse & Sulky Weathervane

Lot:
46
Unsold
 

Molded Sheet Copper and Copper Wire Horse & Sulky Weathervane, probably Harris & Co., Boston, Massachusetts, late 19th century, flattened full-body form with some cast detail, verdigris surface, on More ...

Large Gilt Carved Pilot House Eagle

Large Gilt Carved Pilot House Eagle

Lot:
47
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Large Gilt Carved Pilot House Eagle, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the eagle on a domed perch, all on columnar concrete base, overall ht. 88 1/2 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, More ...

Set of Four Grain-painted and Stencil-decorated Fancy Chairs

Set of Four Grain-painted and Stencil-decorated Fancy Chairs

Lot:
48
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Set of Four Grain-painted and Stencil-decorated Fancy Chairs, New England. c. 1820-30, an armchair and three side chairs, overall paint in black and vermilion, with striping and detail in yellow, More ...

Walnut and Maple Fan-carved Scroll-top High Chest of Drawers

Walnut and Maple Fan-carved Scroll-top High Chest of Drawers

Lot:
49
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Walnut and Maple Fan-carved Scroll-top High Chest of Drawers, probably eastern Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, the crest centering a shaped plinth above an eleven-drawer two-piece case with two central More ...

Black-painted Oval Scrub-top Tea Table

Black-painted Oval Scrub-top Tea Table

Lot:
50
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Black-painted Oval Scrub-top Tea Table, New England, 18th century, deeply valanced skirt joining tapering legs ending in turned feet, old black paint over earlier red and others, ht. 27 1/4, wd. 38 More ...

Beige-painted Cast Iron Squirrel Windmill Weight

Beige-painted Cast Iron Squirrel Windmill Weight

Lot:
51
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Beige-painted Cast Iron Squirrel Windmill Weight, Elgin Wind Power and Pump Company, Elgin, Illinois, late 19th century, affixed to a stand, overall ht. 17 1/2 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, More ...

Cast Iron Horse Windmill Weight

Cast Iron Horse Windmill Weight

Lot:
52
Sold for:
$492$400

Cast Iron Horse Windmill Weight, Dempster Mill Manufacturing Company, Beatrice, Nebraska, early 20th century, "58G" in raised letters on the side, ht. 16 1/4, lg. 17 1/4 in. Provenance: A More ...

Painted Bull-form "BOSS" Windmill Weight

Painted Bull-form "BOSS" Windmill Weight

Lot:
53
Sold for:
$584$475

Painted Bull-form "BOSS" Windmill Weight, late 19th century, the figure painted red and white with embossed lettering, on a green-painted base, ht. 12 1/2, lg. 14 1/2 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, More ...

Turned and Polychrome Painted Barber Pole

Turned and Polychrome Painted Barber Pole

Lot:
54
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Turned and Polychrome Painted Barber Pole, America, second half 19th century, ball finial above red, white, and blue painted post accentuated with stars, on a stepped blue-painted square base, old More ...

Carved Cherry Scroll-top Chest-on-chest

Carved Cherry Scroll-top Chest-on-chest

Lot:
55
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Carved Cherry Scroll-top Chest-on-chest, Connecticut River Valley, c. 1765, in two sections, the molded swan's-neck cresting above a central circular thumb-molded fan-carved drawer, flanking short More ...

Cast and Wrought Iron Section of a Small Fence

Cast and Wrought Iron Section of a Small Fence

Lot:
56
Sold for:
$246$200

Cast and Wrought Iron Section of a Small Fence, 19th century, the vertical spindles topped with arrows and centering cast cross devices, ht. 19 1/2 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, More ...

Six Painted Cast Iron "Building Stars,"

Six Painted Cast Iron "Building Stars,"

Lot:
57
Sold for:
$338$275

Six Painted Cast Iron "Building Stars," late 19th century, old paint in green, white, red, and black, ht. 7 1/4 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Cobalt-decorated Four-gallon Stoneware Jug

Cobalt-decorated Four-gallon Stoneware Jug

Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

Cobalt-decorated Four-gallon Stoneware Jug, mid-19th century, straight-sided jug with loop handle and double flower decoration below an impressed "4," ht. 17 1/4 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, More ...

Worthington Whittredge (New York/New Jersey/Ohio, 1820-1910)      Platte River, Colorado

Worthington Whittredge (New York/New Jersey/Ohio, 1820-1910) Platte River, Colorado

Lot:
59
Sold for:
$40,590$33,000

Worthington Whittredge (New York/New Jersey/Ohio, 1820-1910) Platte River, Colorado Signed "W. Whittredge" l.l. Oil on canvas, 13 1/4 x 21 1/2 in., in a giltwood and gesso Eli Wilner frame. More ...

Worthington Whittredge (New York/New Jersey/Ohio, 1820-1910)      Autumn on the Delaware

Worthington Whittredge (New York/New Jersey/Ohio, 1820-1910) Autumn on the Delaware

Lot:
60
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Worthington Whittredge (New York/New Jersey/Ohio, 1820-1910) Autumn on the Delaware Inscribed "Oct 16" l.l. Oil on canvas, 8 1/2 x 12 1/4 in., in a giltwood frame. Condition: Minor More ...