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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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American School, Late 19th Century      Civil War Battle Scene

American School, Late 19th Century Civil War Battle Scene

Lot:
1094
Unsold
 

American School, Late 19th Century Civil War Battle Scene Signed "S. McShane/Painter" l.r. Oil on canvas, 17 1/2 x 20 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: Two repaired punctures at More ...

Two Burl Figures of Musicians

Two Burl Figures of Musicians

Lot:
1095
Unsold
 

Two Burl Figures of Musicians, one playing a flute, the other singing, both dressed in 18th century-style clothing, on lead weighted bases, ht. to 14 1/2 in. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern More ...

Carved and Painted Apothecary Head

Carved and Painted Apothecary Head

Lot:
1096
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved and Painted Apothecary Head, possibly Illinois, 19th century, the head with carved facial and hair details, the mouth open and tongue extended, remnants of old paint, ht. 17 in. More ...

Watercolor and Ink Abidan Sanborn-Rebekah Coffin Family Record

Watercolor and Ink Abidan Sanborn-Rebekah Coffin Family Record

Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Watercolor and Ink Abidan Sanborn-Rebekah Coffin Family Record, Moses Connor, Boscawen, New Hampshire, 1829, the sheet decorated with two facing birds above the record with names and dates inscribed More ...

Carved and Painted Man and Woman Puppets

Carved and Painted Man and Woman Puppets

Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved and Painted Man and Woman Puppets, possibly New York State, 19th century, dressed in black clothing, ht. 23 in. Provenance: Judy Milne, January 28, 1979. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil More ...

Watercolor Birth and Baptismal Fraktur for Maria Zollner

Watercolor Birth and Baptismal Fraktur for Maria Zollner

Lot:
1099
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Watercolor Birth and Baptismal Fraktur for Maria Zollner, the Blowsy Angel artist, Upper Milford, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, 1796, the circular central frame with German inscription and heart More ...

Watercolor on Silk Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Watercolor on Silk Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth,"

Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Watercolor on Silk Picture After Edward Savage "Liberty in the Form of the Goddess of Youth," Misses Patten's School, Hartford, Connecticut, early 19th century, the central image of Liberty in a More ...

Alexander Hamilton Emmons (American, 1816-1884)      Portrait of a Lady in a Black Gown

Alexander Hamilton Emmons (American, 1816-1884) Portrait of a Lady in a Black Gown

Lot:
1101
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Alexander Hamilton Emmons (American, 1816-1884) Portrait of a Lady in a Black Gown Signed "A.H. Emmons Del." l.r. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 4 x 3 1/4 in., in a gilt frame. Condition: More ...

Milton Burns (American, 1853-1933)      Under Fire

Milton Burns (American, 1853-1933) Under Fire

Lot:
1102
Sold for:
$62$50

Milton Burns (American, 1853-1933) Under Fire Unsigned, dated "Dec. 2 75" l.l. Watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper, 9 x 6 in., matted, unframed. Condition: No obvious damage, not More ...

Watercolor "Mr. Darius Tupper's Family Record,"

Watercolor "Mr. Darius Tupper's Family Record,"

Lot:
1103
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Watercolor "Mr. Darius Tupper's Family Record," Vermont, early 19th century, three columns of Tupper family marriages, births, and deaths spanning 1754-1840, within a frame composed of polychrome More ...

Needlework Picture of a Girl with a Dead Bird

Needlework Picture of a Girl with a Dead Bird

Lot:
1104
Sold for:
$277$225

Needlework Picture of a Girl with a Dead Bird, America, early 19th century, the girl with cage and bird resting on a brick wall with red drapery, column, and landscape in the background, in a gilt More ...

American School, 19th Century      Profile Portrait of a Woman

American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of a Woman

Lot:
1105
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American School, 19th Century Profile Portrait of a Woman Unsigned. Pencil on paper, 4 x 3 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Paper toning, not examined out of frame. Provenance: The More ...

Needlework Nichols Family Record

Needlework Nichols Family Record

Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$160$130

Needlework Nichols Family Record, New England, early 19th century, listing seven members of the Nichols family with birth dates, meandering vine and scroll border, ht. 15 1/2, wd. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Charcoal Picture of a Girl and Dog

Charcoal Picture of a Girl and Dog

Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$400$325

Charcoal Picture of a Girl and Dog, B. Noyes, 1855, the young girl wth overturned black bonnet and flowers, a spaniel at her feet, and house and trees in the background, signed "Drawn by B. Noyes More ...

American School, 19th Century      Girl with Horse

American School, 19th Century Girl with Horse

Lot:
1108
Sold for:
$111$90

American School, 19th Century Girl with Horse Unsigned. Oil on artist board, 20 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Abrasions, inpainting. Provenance: Acquired from Voogue Antiques, Pawtucket, More ...

Framed Collage of Early Rhode Island Cider Industry Photographs

Framed Collage of Early Rhode Island Cider Industry Photographs

Lot:
1109
Sold for:
$98$80

Framed Collage of Early Rhode Island Cider Industry Photographs, early 20th century, composed of five images of people and mills with floral decoration, in a walnut veneer frame, ht. 16 1/4, wd. 12 More ...

Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Mechanical Bank

Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Mechanical Bank

Lot:
1110
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Mechanical Bank, Shepard Hardware Company, Buffalo, New York, late 19th century, figure wearing blue-painted jacket, red and white striped pants, standing on a deck next to a More ...

Green-painted Cast Iron Fern Pattern Settee

Green-painted Cast Iron Fern Pattern Settee

Lot:
1111
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Green-painted Cast Iron Fern Pattern Settee, late 19th century, with seat comprised of six wood slats, ht. 35 1/2, wd. 58 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Pair of Georgian-style Miniature Knife Boxes and Silver Flatware

Pair of Georgian-style Miniature Knife Boxes and Silver Flatware

Lot:
1112
Sold for:
$677$550

Pair of Georgian-style Miniature Knife Boxes and Silver Flatware, 20th century, boxes ht. 2 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight

Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight

Lot:
1113
Sold for:
$923$750

Cast Iron Rooster Windmill Weight, attributed to the Elgin Wind Power and Pump Company, Elgin, Illinois, late 19th century, stylized full-body form with rainbow tail, with wooden stand, wd. 16 1/2 More ...

Polychrome Painted Cast Iron Columbia Bust

Polychrome Painted Cast Iron Columbia Bust

Lot:
1114
Sold for:
$523$425

Polychrome Painted Cast Iron Columbia Bust, 19th century, the figure with blond hair, crown, and drapery at the sides, with custom stand, ht. 11 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and More ...

Pair of Sterling Silver Miniature Candelabra

Pair of Sterling Silver Miniature Candelabra

Lot:
1115
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Sterling Silver Miniature Candelabra, England, 20th century, ht. 1 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Pair of Miniature Georgian-style Sterling Silver Candelabra

Pair of Miniature Georgian-style Sterling Silver Candelabra

Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$246$200

Pair of Miniature Georgian-style Sterling Silver Candelabra, 20th century, ht. 2 3/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Sterling Silver Miniature Hot Water Urn

Sterling Silver Miniature Hot Water Urn

Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$246$200

Sterling Silver Miniature Hot Water Urn, 20th century, spherical reservoir joined to a pedestal base by shaped supports continuing to paw feet, ht. 2 3/4 in. Provenance: The collection of More ...

Pair of Miniature Sterling Silver Covered Urns

Pair of Miniature Sterling Silver Covered Urns

Lot:
1118
Sold for:
$277$225

Pair of Miniature Sterling Silver Covered Urns, 20th century, lobed forms with beaded looped handles, on square bases and ball feet, ht. 1 1/2 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean More ...

Silver and Porcelain Miniature Teakettle on Stand

Silver and Porcelain Miniature Teakettle on Stand

Lot:
1119
Sold for:
$246$200

Silver and Porcelain Miniature Teakettle on Stand, 20th century, globular teapot with silver mounts on a stand with scrolled supports, ht. 2 3/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and More ...

Miniature Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot

Miniature Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot

Lot:
1120
Sold for:
$246$200

Miniature Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot, 20th century, ht. 2 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Pair of Sterling Silver Miniature Georgian-style Warming Dishes

Pair of Sterling Silver Miniature Georgian-style Warming Dishes

Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Sterling Silver Miniature Georgian-style Warming Dishes, 20th century, oval form on four paw feet, ht. 1 3/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...

Miniature Sterling Silver Neoclassical-style Revolving Serving Centerpiece

Miniature Sterling Silver Neoclassical-style Revolving Serving Centerpiece

Lot:
1122
Sold for:
$861$700

Miniature Sterling Silver Neoclassical-style Revolving Serving Centerpiece, 20th century, with central urn-form tureen and ladle, four covered serving dishes, two master salts and two casters, ht. 3 More ...

Sterling Silver Miniature Tea Table

Sterling Silver Miniature Tea Table

Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$246$200

Sterling Silver Miniature Tea Table, with shaped gallery, spiral post, and tripod base, ht. 3 1/2, dia. 3 3/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf. More ...