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Auction 3278M

August 11, 2019 10:00AM

08-11-2019 08-12-2019

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA

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"Susan Vanseiver" Needlework Sampler

"Susan Vanseiver" Needlework Sampler

Lot:
536
Sold for:
$738$600

"Susan Vanseiver" Needlework Sampler, England, 18th century, stitched with verse above a scene of a woman in a blue gown beneath a fruit tree with birds and sheep, all surrounded by a meandering More ...

Small Early Needlework Picture

Small Early Needlework Picture

Lot:
537
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Small Early Needlework Picture, England, late 17th/early 18th century, depicting a potted flower with rabbits, birds, and shrubby landscape, in a molded walnut frame, ht. 10, wd. 10 in. More ...

Small Floral Needlework Picture

Small Floral Needlework Picture

Lot:
538
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Small Floral Needlework Picture, dated "1786," three flower blossoms issuing from a vase, initialed "RW," 7 x 7 in., framed. More ...

Needlework Picture

Needlework Picture

Lot:
539
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Needlework Picture, New England, last half 18th century, showing a house flanked by trees and flowering stems, with a cow, deer, and a dog, and two groups of three people in conversation, More ...

Red-painted Pine Lidded Wood Box

Red-painted Pine Lidded Wood Box

Lot:
540
Sold for:
$554$450

Red-painted Pine Lidded Wood Box, New England, late 18th century, with triangular cutout ends, ht. 25, wd. 24, dp. 18 in. More ...

Dark Brown-painted and Paint-decorated Oval-top Gate-leg Table

Dark Brown-painted and Paint-decorated Oval-top Gate-leg Table

Lot:
541
Unsold
 

Dark Brown-painted and Paint-decorated Oval-top Gate-leg Table, Massachusetts, early 18th century, the drop-leaf top above a drawer and base of eight legs, two swing out to support the leaves, More ...

Red-painted Walnut Gate-leg Table

Red-painted Walnut Gate-leg Table

Lot:
542
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Red-painted Walnut Gate-leg Table, probably Massachusetts, early 18th century, the top with rectangular drop-leaves above a boldly turned base with beaded skirt, old mellow surface to top, old red More ...

Queen Anne Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Queen Anne Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Lot:
543
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Queen Anne Maple Oval-top Tea Table, New England, mid 18th century, with shaped skirt joining four tapering legs ending in pad feet, (losses to feet), ht. 25 1/2, wd. 32 1/2, dp. 27 1/2 in. More ...

Pine and Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Pine and Maple Oval-top Tea Table

Lot:
544
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Pine and Maple Oval-top Tea Table, New England, 18th century, the top on a splayed base of straight beaded skirt and turned legs, ht. 25 3/4, wd. 31, dp. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Paneled Fireboard

Paint-decorated Pine Paneled Fireboard

Lot:
545
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

Paint-decorated Pine Paneled Fireboard, Maine, c. 1815-20, the single molded panel designed as two large trees surrounded by several smaller ones, all in exuberant red/brown paint on a cream ground, More ...

Paint-decorated Pine Fireboard

Paint-decorated Pine Fireboard

Lot:
546
Sold for:
$22,140$18,000

Paint-decorated Pine Fireboard, attributed to Rufus Porter (1792-1884), c. 1825, with breadboard ends, painted with a sunset river landscape with a three-masted vessel, 35 x 46 in. Provenance: More ...

Bannister-back Armchair

Bannister-back Armchair

Lot:
547
Sold for:
$185$150

Bannister-back Armchair, probably Connecticut, with shaped crest joining turned stiles, above four split balusters, shaped arms with circular handholds, and boldly turned double front stretchers, More ...

Painted Dressing Table

Painted Dressing Table

Lot:
548
Unsold
 

Painted Dressing Table, New England, mid to late 18th century, the rectangular top above a case of two drawers, the lower drawer with a three-drawer facade centering a fan, old grain-painted surface More ...

Child's Red-painted Potty Chair

Child's Red-painted Potty Chair

Lot:
549
Unsold
 

Child's Red-painted Potty Chair, late 18th century, with shaped sides and trapezoidal seat, ht. 24, seat ht. 8 3/4 in. Provenance: MacKay and Fields. More ...

Red-painted Step-back Cupboard

Red-painted Step-back Cupboard

Lot:
550
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Red-painted Step-back Cupboard, New England, late 18th century, in one piece, with upper and lower pairs of cupboard doors opening to shelves, old red paint, ht. 80, wd. 45, dp. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Red-painted Pine One-piece Step-back Cupboard

Red-painted Pine One-piece Step-back Cupboard

Lot:
551
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Red-painted Pine One-piece Step-back Cupboard, New England, late 18th/early 19th century, the open upper half above a projecting lower half with single door opening to two white-painted shelves, ht. More ...

Pine and Maple Oval-top Tap Table

Pine and Maple Oval-top Tap Table

Lot:
552
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Pine and Maple Oval-top Tap Table, New England, 18th century, the overhanging top on a beaded skirt joining block-, vase-, and ring-turned legs and stretchers, ht. 25, wd. 33, dp. 22 1/2 in. More ...

Two Bannister-back Chairs

Two Bannister-back Chairs

Lot:
553
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Bannister-back Chairs, 18th century, one red-painted with a peaked crest, the other black-painted and gilt-striped with a shaped crest, ht. 42 3/4, 42 1/4, seat ht. 18, 15 3/4 in., More ...

Black-painted Turned Slat-back Armchair

Black-painted Turned Slat-back Armchair

Lot:
554
Sold for:
$215$175

Black-painted Turned Slat-back Armchair, New England, mid-18th century, old surface, (imperfections), ht. 46, seat ht. 16 1/2 in. Provenance: The Collection of Enid and Alexander Fisher, More ...

Black-painted Slat-back Armchair

Black-painted Slat-back Armchair

Lot:
555
Sold for:
$215$175

Black-painted Slat-back Armchair, New England, 18th century, with four arched slats, and vase- and ring-turned arm supports, (rockers added but now gone), ht. 43, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Queen Anne-style Tray-top Tea Table

Queen Anne-style Tray-top Tea Table

Lot:
556
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Queen Anne-style Tray-top Tea Table, the tray edge with cut corners, above a skirt with rolled shaped apron joining delicate cabriole legs ending in pad feet, ht. to top of tray 26 1/4, wd. 30, dp. More ...

Mahogany Veneer Scroll-frame Looking Glass

Mahogany Veneer Scroll-frame Looking Glass

Lot:
557
Unsold
 

Mahogany Veneer Scroll-frame Looking Glass, England, late 18th/early 19th century, the cresting with cutout and gilt shell, gilt liner, ht. 40 1/8, wd. 20 3/4 in. More ...

Queen Anne Maple Chest on Frame

Queen Anne Maple Chest on Frame

Lot:
558
Sold for:
$800$650

Queen Anne Maple Chest on Frame, Massachusetts, mid-18th century, the projecting cornice above a case of two short thumb-molded drawers and four graduated drawers below, set into a valanced frame More ...

Tiger Maple Corner Chair

Tiger Maple Corner Chair

Lot:
559
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Tiger Maple Corner Chair, mid-18th century, the shaped backrest and rounded handholds above three trumpet-turned supports and vasiform splats, on upholstered slip seat, shaped seat rails, and More ...

Brass Six-light Chandelier and Adjustable Trammel

Brass Six-light Chandelier and Adjustable Trammel

Lot:
560
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Brass Six-light Chandelier and Adjustable Trammel, Holland, 18th century, the nozzles and drip catchers on scrolled branches connected to the turned central body with brass hanging chain, the brass More ...

Brass Capstan Candlestick

Brass Capstan Candlestick

Lot:
561
Sold for:
$400$325

Brass Capstan Candlestick, Holland, 17th century, ht. 5 3/8 in. More ...

Pair of English Bell Metal Candlesticks

Pair of English Bell Metal Candlesticks

Lot:
562
Sold for:
$308$250

Pair of English Bell Metal Candlesticks, c. 1740, with knopped stems and square bases with canted corners, ht. 6 3/4 in. Provenance: Mr. & Mrs. Jerome Blum, Willow Corners Antiques, Lisbon, More ...

English Brass Snuffer and Stand

English Brass Snuffer and Stand

Lot:
563
Sold for:
$861$700

English Brass Snuffer and Stand, mid-18th century, the square base stand with canted corners holding a brass snuffer, ht. of stand 4 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of French Brass Candlesticks

Pair of French Brass Candlesticks

Lot:
564
Sold for:
$677$550

Pair of French Brass Candlesticks, c. 1680, with boldly knopped stems and round bases, ht. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: Mr. & Mrs. Jerome Blum, Willow Corners Antiques, Lisbon, Connecticut. More ...

Two 18th Century English Candlesticks

Two 18th Century English Candlesticks

Lot:
565
Sold for:
$246$200

Two 18th Century English Candlesticks, one with hexagonal base, the other with swirl base, ht. to 8 1/4 in. Provenance: Mr. & Mrs. Jerome Blum, Willow Corners Antiques, Lisbon, Connecticut. More ...