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Auction 3158T

October 25, 2018 12:00PM
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November 4, 2018 5:00PM

10-25-2018 11-04-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century)      Aurora

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Aurora

Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$738$600

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Aurora Signed "Drawn by Joseph Stone. Framingham, March 3th, 1807" along lower edge, titled below image. Watercolor on paper, More ...

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century)      Minerva or Pallas Her Image

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Minerva or Pallas Her Image

Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$738$600

Joseph Stone (act. Framingham, Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) Minerva or Pallas Her Image Signed and dated "By Joseph Stone, Febr 25th 1807" l.r. Watercolor on laid paper, 13 1/2 x 10 1/8 More ...

Watercolor Connor Family Record

Watercolor Connor Family Record

Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$400$325

Watercolor Connor Family Record, attributed to Joseph Odiorne, early 19th century, depicting a tree with leafy branches and yellow orbs with the names and key dates of family members, above three More ...

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett

Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$246$200

Watercolor Mourning Picture for Elizabeth Jewett, Pownal, Vermont, c. 1816, a blue urn sits atop an inscribed plinth, with a couple dressed in black mourning clothes and a large willow tree, in an More ...

Possibly Betsy B. Lathrop (American, 19th Century)      Study for Japtha's Rash Vow

Possibly Betsy B. Lathrop (American, 19th Century) Study for Japtha's Rash Vow

Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Possibly Betsy B. Lathrop (American, 19th Century) Study for Japtha's Rash Vow Unsigned. Watercolor with gilt paper on paper, 9 1/4 x 7 3/4 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Condition: More ...

Watercolor of a Mother and Children at a Jail

Watercolor of a Mother and Children at a Jail

Lot:
1037
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Watercolor of a Mother and Children at a Jail, attributed to Miss Patten's School, early 19th century, depicting a woman with two small children extending a hand to a shoeless child, brick building More ...

American School, 19th Century      Barnyard Scene

American School, 19th Century Barnyard Scene

Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$800$650

American School, 19th Century Barnyard Scene Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 1/4 in., in a decorated frame. Condition: Small patch in pig at l.c. Provenance: Acquired from Letitia Souza More ...

Carved and Painted Heart in Hand

Carved and Painted Heart in Hand

Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Carved and Painted Heart in Hand, upright hand with thumb securing the heart to the palm, heart border base, ht. 11 1/4 in. Provenance: James LeFugy Antiques, Hallowell, Maine, December 9, More ...

Pair of Ninth-plate Cased Ambrotype Photographs of Joseph H. Davis Watercolors

Pair of Ninth-plate Cased Ambrotype Photographs of Joseph H. Davis Watercolors

Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$246$200

Pair of Ninth-plate Cased Ambrotype Photographs of Joseph H. Davis Watercolors, America, 19th century, portraits depict a woman wearing a bonnet and a man in a dark jacket, in a pressed paperboard More ...

Amos H. Holbrook (act. 1830-1831)      Profile Portrait of a Gentleman

Amos H. Holbrook (act. 1830-1831) Profile Portrait of a Gentleman

Lot:
1041
Unsold
 

Amos H. Holbrook (act. 1830-1831) Profile Portrait of a Gentleman Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in., in a wood and pressed brass frame. Condition: Toning, water staining, not More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portraits of Mrs. Samuel Phillips and Samuel Phillips

American School, 19th Century Portraits of Mrs. Samuel Phillips and Samuel Phillips

Lot:
1042
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Portraits of Mrs. Samuel Phillips and Samuel Phillips Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in., in gilt frames. Condition: Portrait of the man has a More ...

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816)      To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead...

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816) To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead...

Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$246$200

Warren Nixon (Framingham, Massachusetts, 1816) To Herman's cave, thy feeble steps His fostering arm shall lead... Signed "By Warren Nixon" l.l., titled l.r. and l.l. Watercolor on paper, 11 x More ...

Attributed to James H. Gillespie (British/American, 1793-after 1849)      Profile Portrait of a Young Man

Attributed to James H. Gillespie (British/American, 1793-after 1849) Profile Portrait of a Young Man

Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$400$325

Attributed to James H. Gillespie (British/American, 1793-after 1849) Profile Portrait of a Young Man Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 2 3/8 x 1 7/8 in., in a gilt-brass frame. Condition: Minor More ...

American School, 19th Century      Pair of Portraits of a Man and Woman

American School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of a Man and Woman

Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$554$450

American School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of a Man and Woman Unsigned. Pastel on paper, 16 3/4 x 11 1/2 and 15 3/8 x 11 1/2 in., in black-painted frames. Condition: The image of the More ...

American School, 19th Century      Sill Life with Fruit

American School, 19th Century Sill Life with Fruit

Lot:
1046
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Sill Life with Fruit Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 21 x 26 in., in a modern black-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Relined, scattered spots of retouch. More ...

Watercolor Hannaford-Russell Family Record

Watercolor Hannaford-Russell Family Record

Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$584$475

Watercolor Hannaford-Russell Family Record, Caroline Hill, Northfield, New Hampshire, c. 1818, listing the names and dated of seventeen family members beneath a red drapery secured by a pair of More ...

American School, Late 19th Century      Portrait of the Clipper Ship Aldana Rokes

American School, Late 19th Century Portrait of the Clipper Ship Aldana Rokes

Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

American School, Late 19th Century Portrait of the Clipper Ship Aldana Rokes Unsigned, vessel identified on a pennant and indistinctly on the bow. Pastel on marble dust paper, 21 1/2 x 27 1/2 More ...

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century)      Contemplation

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation

Lot:
1049
Unsold
 

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 13 3/4 x 12 1/2 in., in a gilt-molded frame with green mat. Condition: Wrinkling, More ...

American School, 19th Century      Two Works: Primitive Landscape with Men Fishing

American School, 19th Century Two Works: Primitive Landscape with Men Fishing

Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$277$225

American School, 19th Century Two Works: Primitive Landscape with Men Fishing and The Horse "Jupiter" Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 in., in a gold-painted molded frame, and oil on tin, More ...

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855)      Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Lot:
1051
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Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 31 x 26 in., in a carved and black-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Relined, More ...

Attributed to Jonathan Adams Bartlett (Maine, 1817-1902)      Portrait of a Young Man with a Ledger Book

Attributed to Jonathan Adams Bartlett (Maine, 1817-1902) Portrait of a Young Man with a Ledger Book

Lot:
1052
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Attributed to Jonathan Adams Bartlett (Maine, 1817-1902) Portrait of a Young Man with a Ledger Book Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 27 x 24 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Relined, scattered More ...

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821)      Portrait of a Young Man with a Masonic Pin

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of a Young Man with a Masonic Pin

Lot:
1053
Sold for:
$923$750

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of a Young Man with a Masonic Pin Unsigned. Oil reverse-painting on glass, 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 in., in a black- and brown-painted More ...

Watercolor and Ink George Washington Memorial

Watercolor and Ink George Washington Memorial

Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$923$750

Watercolor and Ink George Washington Memorial, Thomas W. Tolman, eastern Massachusetts, 1810, decorated with spreadwing eagle, angels, a panoply of arms, and inscribed monuments with memorial and More ...

Abigail Pope (Massachusetts, Early 19th Century)      The Good Samaritan

Abigail Pope (Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) The Good Samaritan

Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$738$600

Abigail Pope (Massachusetts, Early 19th Century) The Good Samaritan Signed and dated "ABIGAIL POPE, DORCHESTER 1828" on the eglomise mat. Watercolor on paper, 17 1/4 x 20 1/4 in., in a More ...

American School, 19th Century      Profile Portrait of a Mulatto Man

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of a Mulatto Man

Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$246$200

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of a Mulatto Man Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Minor toning, not examined out of More ...

Thomas Hanford Wentworth (Connecticut/Canada, 1781-1849)      Portrait of Colonel Charles Hollister

Thomas Hanford Wentworth (Connecticut/Canada, 1781-1849) Portrait of Colonel Charles Hollister

Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$185$150

Thomas Hanford Wentworth (Connecticut/Canada, 1781-1849) Portrait of Colonel Charles Hollister Signed "T.H. Wentworth, del., Decr 1822" below the image, the backing with printed Wentworth More ...

R.W. Jenks (American, 19th Century)      Portrait of a Gentleman

R.W. Jenks (American, 19th Century) Portrait of a Gentleman

Lot:
1058
Unsold
 

R.W. Jenks (American, 19th Century) Portrait of a Gentleman Signed "By R.W. Jenks" in pencil below the image. Watercolor on paper, dia. 2 3/4 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: More ...

Attributed to Amos M. Holbrook (American, act. 1830-1831)      Profile Portrait of a Gentleman

Attributed to Amos M. Holbrook (American, act. 1830-1831) Profile Portrait of a Gentleman

Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$123$100

Attributed to Amos M. Holbrook (American, act. 1830-1831) Profile Portrait of a Gentleman Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in., in a gilt-molded frame. Condition: Toned, water More ...

American School, 19th Century      Profile Portrait of Mrs. Porter

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of Mrs. Porter

Lot:
1060
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of Mrs. Porter Unsigned, inscribed "Mrs. T. Porter" on the back of the frame. Watercolor on paper, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in., in a black-painted frame More ...

William M.S. Doyle (act. Boston, 1769-1828)      Hollow-cut Silhouette Portrait of Benjamin Richards

William M.S. Doyle (act. Boston, 1769-1828) Hollow-cut Silhouette Portrait of Benjamin Richards

Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$185$150

William M.S. Doyle (act. Boston, 1769-1828) Hollow-cut Silhouette Portrait of Benjamin Richards Signed "Doyle" below the image. 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in., in a black-painted frame with eglomise mat. More ...