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Auction 3022M

August 13, 2017 10:00AM

08-13-2017 08-13-2017

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Inlaid Mahogany Card Table

Lot:
61
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Inlaid Mahogany Card Table, Massachusetts, c. 1810, with elliptical front and half-serpentine ends, the top edges inlaid with banding and stringing, above the apron centering an oval within a mitred More ...

J.L. Elliott (active New Hampshire, Mid-19th Century), Easterly view of the House in which Count Rumford was Born in Woburn, Mass. Marc

J.L. Elliott (active New Hampshire, Mid-19th Century), Easterly view of the House in which Count Rumford was Born in Woburn, Mass. Marc

Lot:
62
Sold for:
$554$450

J.L. Elliott (active New Hampshire, Mid-19th Century) Easterly view of the House in which Count Rumford was Born in Woburn, Mass. March 26th 1753 Signed "By L.J. Elliott, Fisherville, N.H. June More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portrait of a Sea Captain, Reportedly James Oakes Knapp, Newbury, Massachusetts

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Sea Captain, Reportedly James Oakes Knapp, Newbury, Massachusetts

Lot:
63
Sold for:
$492$400

American School, Early 19th Century Portrait of a Sea Captain, Reportedly James Oakes Knapp, Newbury, Massachusetts Unsigned. Oil on heavy card, 20 x 15 1/2 in., in a molded giltwood frame. More ...

Red-painted Tall Chest of Six Drawers

Red-painted Tall Chest of Six Drawers

Lot:
64
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Red-painted Tall Chest of Six Drawers, probably New Hampshire, late 18th century, the deeply molded top above six graduated thumb-molded drawers and cutout bracket base, old surface, replaced More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers

Lot:
65
Unsold
 

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Bow-front Chest of Drawers, Massachusetts or New Hampshire, early 19th century, the drawers inlaid with stringing and striped edging, on a string-inlaid bracket More ...

Red-painted "Harvard" Stacking Bookcase

Red-painted "Harvard" Stacking Bookcase

Lot:
66
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Red-painted "Harvard" Stacking Bookcase, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, composed of eight graduated stacking sections, above a base with two side-by-side drawers and cutout skirt, ht. More ...

Charles Henry Gifford (Massachusetts, 1839-1904)      Sunset Over New Bedford Harbor

Charles Henry Gifford (Massachusetts, 1839-1904) Sunset Over New Bedford Harbor

Lot:
67
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Charles Henry Gifford (Massachusetts, 1839-1904) Sunset Over New Bedford Harbor Signed and dated "C.H. Gifford/1876" l.l. Oil on canvas, 6 3/4 x 12 3/4 in., in a foliate molded and giltwood More ...

Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird on a Fence Decoration

Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird on a Fence Decoration

Lot:
69
Sold for:
$554$450

Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird on a Fence Decoration, America, 19th century, cylindrical jug with rounded shoulders, band collar and strap handle, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

W.C. Addison (active Massachusetts and Florida, 20th century)      On Guard

W.C. Addison (active Massachusetts and Florida, 20th century) On Guard

Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

W.C. Addison (active Massachusetts and Florida, 20th century) On Guard Signed "W.C. Addison" l.r. Oil on canvas, 12 x 17 in. in a gilt molded frame. Condition: No obvious repair or retouch. More ...

Tiger Maple Candlestand

Tiger Maple Candlestand

Lot:
71
Sold for:
$800$650

Tiger Maple Candlestand, New England, late 18th century, the square top on a urn-turned post and tripod cabriole leg base, old surface, (top moisture-stained), ht. 27 1/4, wd. 13 3/4, dp. 14 in. More ...

Tiger Maple Candlestand

Tiger Maple Candlestand

Lot:
72
Sold for:
$584$475

Tiger Maple Candlestand, New England, early 19th century, the octagonal top above an urn-turned post and tripod base of shaped legs, (old repairs), 29 1/4, wd. 18, dp. 13 3/4 in. More ...

Tiger Maple Tilt-top Candlestand

Tiger Maple Tilt-top Candlestand

Lot:
73
Sold for:
$461$375

Tiger Maple Tilt-top Candlestand, New England, early 19th century, the octagonal top on an incised urn-turned post and tripod base of shaped legs, old refinish, (top slightly warped), ht. 27 1/2, More ...

Birch Tilt-top Candlestand

Birch Tilt-top Candlestand

Lot:
74
Sold for:
$677$550

Birch Tilt-top Candlestand, New Hampshire, early 19th century, the shaped top on a turned post and tripod base of shaped legs, ht. 28 1/2, wd. 13 1/2, dp. 20 in. Provenance: A Louden, New More ...

William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873)      Portrait of Mary Jane Folsom (Hunter)

William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873) Portrait of Mary Jane Folsom (Hunter)

Lot:
75
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

William Matthew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873) Portrait of Mary Jane Folsom (Hunter) Unsigned. Oil on board, 14 x 10 in., inscribed on back with sitter's name and dates, unframed. More ...

American School, 19th Century      Merchant Ship Josiah Hale

American School, 19th Century Merchant Ship Josiah Hale

Lot:
76
Sold for:
$461$375

American School, 19th Century Merchant Ship Josiah Hale Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 10 x 16 in., in a molded mahogany frame with a gilt liner. Condition: Toned, minor spots and abrasions, More ...

Captain N.S. Osgood (Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1825)      Ship Patomac scudding uder a close reefd Fore Topsail

Captain N.S. Osgood (Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1825) Ship Patomac scudding uder a close reefd Fore Topsail

Lot:
77
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Captain N.S. Osgood (Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1825) Ship Patomac scudding uder a close reefd Fore Topsail Inscribed on back of image "Drawn by Capt. N.S. Osgood/Newburyport, Mass." More ...

Putty-painted Pine Blanket Chest over Two Drawers

Putty-painted Pine Blanket Chest over Two Drawers

Lot:
78
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Putty-painted Pine Blanket Chest over Two Drawers, New England, early 19th century, the molded lift top opens to a well, above two drawers and cutout base with demilune ends, original surface of More ...

Yellow-painted, Gilt-stenciled, and Paint-decorated Pine Dressing Table

Yellow-painted, Gilt-stenciled, and Paint-decorated Pine Dressing Table

Lot:
79
Sold for:
$738$600

Yellow-painted, Gilt-stenciled, and Paint-decorated Pine Dressing Table, probably Massachusetts, c. 1815-25, the scrolled backsplash above two recessed short drawers with convex fronts and a More ...

Red Woolen Coverlet

Red Woolen Coverlet

Lot:
80
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Red Woolen Coverlet, late 18th/early 19th century, with heart pattern quilting, approx. lg. 96, wd. 96 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box

Lot:
81
Sold for:
$800$650

Paint-decorated Dome-top Box, probably Worcester County, Massachusetts, early 19th century, dark green with red line and yellow dot edging, the lid with red shield, ht. 7, wd. 13 3/8, dp. 7 in. More ...

Shadow Box Containing Milliner Model Dolls

Shadow Box Containing Milliner Model Dolls

Lot:
82
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Shadow Box Containing Milliner Model Dolls, 19th century, the dolls with ceramic heads, carved hands and feet wearing lacy gowns with green and red ribbons, mounted in a glass-fronted wooden case, More ...

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Watch Hutch

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Watch Hutch

Lot:
83
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Watch Hutch, 19th century, mahogany body, the slide door with shaped top, inlaid dark wood band, the rectangular window with arched top, wallpaper-lined interior back, More ...

American School, 19th Century      George W. Pepper's Confectioner Shop, Elm Street, Peabody, Massachusetts

American School, 19th Century George W. Pepper's Confectioner Shop, Elm Street, Peabody, Massachusetts

Lot:
84
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

American School, 19th Century George W. Pepper's Confectioner Shop, Elm Street, Peabody, Massachusetts Unsigned. Oil on board, 15 3/4 x 36 in., unframed. Condition: Scattered old scratches More ...

Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated "Views of the Erie Canal" Pitcher

Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated "Views of the Erie Canal" Pitcher

Lot:
85
Sold for:
$923$750

Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated "Views of the Erie Canal" Pitcher, England, early 19th century, each side decorated with a different scene, all surrounded by floral decoration, More ...

Portsmouth Harbor Scene Painted Sign

Portsmouth Harbor Scene Painted Sign

Lot:
86
Sold for:
$861$700

Portsmouth Harbor Scene Painted Sign, mid-20th century, wharf scene with large yellow and red "Town Hall" building and a row of structure in the background, the other side lettered "BOB'S BUNNY More ...

Watercolor and Ink Pierce Family Record and Small Heart-in-Hand Remembrance

Watercolor and Ink Pierce Family Record and Small Heart-in-Hand Remembrance

Lot:
87
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Watercolor and Ink Pierce Family Record and Small Heart-in-Hand Remembrance, America, early 19th century, neatly inked with polychrome title above a listing of eleven members of the Pierce family More ...

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette Profile of Lady

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette Profile of Lady

Lot:
88
Sold for:
$461$375

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette Profile of Lady, America, 19th century, yellow dress with white ruffle and inked hair details, in a molded gilt frame with an eglomise mat, ht. 3 1/2, wd. 2 1/2 More ...

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette of Susan Stoner Famons

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette of Susan Stoner Famons

Lot:
89
Sold for:
$738$600

Hollow-cut and Watercolor Silhouette of Susan Stoner Famons, Massachusetts, c. 1838, ink-wash dress with white neck ruffle and red and blue ribbon, inked hair details, in a frame with a pressed More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Glazed Desk/Bookcase

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Glazed Desk/Bookcase

Lot:
90
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Glazed Desk/Bookcase, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, c. 1800-15, the upper section with molded cornice above two glazed doors with four gothic arches, set into the lower More ...

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Table

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Table

Lot:
91
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Inlaid Card Table, probably Langley Boardman (1774-1833), Portsmouth, New Hampshire, c. 1807, the top with elliptic front, half-serpentine ends, and double tapering More ...