Skinner

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Auction 2365

June 3, 2007 11:00AM

06-03-2007 06-03-2007

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Skinner Auctions Boston MA

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Lots

Large Painted Turned Ash Bowl

Large Painted Turned Ash Bowl

Lot:
151
Sold for:
$3,760$3,200

Large Painted Turned Ash Bowl, America, early 19th century, ht. 7 1/2, dia. 22 in. More ...

Red Painted Pine Six-board Chest

Red Painted Pine Six-board Chest

Lot:
152
Unsold
 

Red Painted Pine Six-board Chest, New England, late 19th century, (imperfections), ht. 20, wd. 41 3/4, dp. 17 in. More ...

Red-painted Pine Box

Red-painted Pine Box

Lot:
154
Sold for:
$323$275

Red-painted Pine Box, America, 19th century, with hinged lid, ht. 7 3/4, 7 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. More ...

American School, Mid-19th Century    Portrait of a Boy in a Red Dress with His Dog, 1840-1850.

American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Boy in a Red Dress with His Dog, 1840-1850.

Lot:
155
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

American School, Mid-19th Century Portrait of a Boy in a Red Dress with His Dog, 1840-1850. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, sight size 27 1/4 x 24 in. Condition: Restored, relined and some inpaint. More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Sphinx Weather Vane

Molded Sheet Copper Sphinx Weather Vane

Lot:
156
Sold for:
$76,375$65,000

Molded Sheet Copper Sphinx Weather Vane, America, late 19th century, weathered verdigris surface with traces of gilt, including tall iron shaft with copper sphere, no stand, (bullet holes), ht. 25, More ...

Large Molded Sheet Copper and Cast Iron Horse and Jockey Weather Vane

Large Molded Sheet Copper and Cast Iron Horse and Jockey Weather Vane

Lot:
157
Sold for:
$8,813$7,500

Large Molded Sheet Copper and Cast Iron Horse and Jockey Weather Vane, America, early 20th century, green-painted surface, no stand, (imperfections), ht. 25 1/2, lg. 57 3/4 in. More ...

Molded Copper "Patchen" Running Horse Weather Vane

Molded Copper "Patchen" Running Horse Weather Vane

Lot:
158
Sold for:
$2,820$2,400

Molded Copper "Patchen" Running Horse Weather Vane, possibly L.W. Cushing & Sons, Waltham, Massachusetts, late 19th/early 20th century, verdigris surface, including black metal stand, (minor seam More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane

Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane

Lot:
159
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

Molded Sheet Copper Rooster Weather Vane, America, late 19th century/early 20th century, including copper directionals, weathered surface with traces of paint, verdigris, and earlier gilding, More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Gamecock Weather Vane

Molded Sheet Copper Gamecock Weather Vane

Lot:
160
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

Molded Sheet Copper Gamecock Weather Vane, America, late 19th/early 20th century, bronze-painted surface over earlier gilt surface, not including stand, (dents), ht. 18 3/4, lg. 14 in. More ...

Queen Anne Cherry Carved High Chest of Drawers

Queen Anne Cherry Carved High Chest of Drawers

Lot:
161
Sold for:
$23,500$20,000

Queen Anne Cherry Carved High Chest of Drawers, Connecticut, last quarter 18th century, old brasses, refinished, (restoration), ht. 84 3/4, wd. 38, dp. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Federal Cherry and Birch Inlaid Tray-top Candlestand

Federal Cherry and Birch Inlaid Tray-top Candlestand

Lot:
162
Unsold
 

Federal Cherry and Birch Inlaid Tray-top Candlestand, possibly Worcester County, c. 1800, the top inlaid with a square of diagonal banding surrounded by circular stringing and outer ovolo inlaid More ...

Three Brass Candlesticks

Three Brass Candlesticks

Lot:
163
Sold for:
$499$425

Three Brass Candlesticks, England, 18th century, a pair with notch-cornered bases and a single with an octagonal base, ht. 6 1/4, 7 1/4 in. More ...

Federal Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand

Federal Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand

Lot:
164
Sold for:
$999$850

Federal Mahogany Tilt-top Candlestand, North Shore of Massachusetts, c. 1790, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 28 3/4, wd. 14 1/2, dp. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Classical Mahogany Carved and Veneered Tilt-top Candlestand

Classical Mahogany Carved and Veneered Tilt-top Candlestand

Lot:
165
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

Classical Mahogany Carved and Veneered Tilt-top Candlestand, Boston, c. 1820, old refinish, (minor imperfections), ht. 27 1/2, wd. 21 1/2, dp. 17 in. More ...

Pair of Brass Octagonal Base Candlesticks

Pair of Brass Octagonal Base Candlesticks

Lot:
166
Sold for:
$499$425

Pair of Brass Octagonal Base Candlesticks, England, c. 1720, (wear), ht. 8 1/4 in. More ...

Cherry Candlestand

Cherry Candlestand

Lot:
167
Sold for:
$3,290$2,800

Cherry Candlestand, Chapin School, Connecticut, late 18th century, old refinish, (minor imperfections), ht. 26, dia. 17 1/2 in. More ...

Attributed to Zedekiah Belknap (1781-1858)    Portrait of a Child Holding a Doll, 1807-1811.

Attributed to Zedekiah Belknap (1781-1858) Portrait of a Child Holding a Doll, 1807-1811.

Lot:
168
Sold for:
$31,725$27,000

Attributed to Zedekiah Belknap (1781-1858) Portrait of a Child Holding a Doll, 1807-1811. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 29 3/4 x 23 1/2 in., sight, in a gilt gesso frame. Condition: Minor paint loss; More ...

American School, 19th Century    Portrait of a Woman Seated on a Chair.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman Seated on a Chair.

Lot:
169
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman Seated on a Chair. Unsigned. Pastel on paper, c. 1810, 9 x 6 3/4 in., in a period molded wood frame. Condition: Minor foxing and small insect More ...

Watercolor Memorial Picture

Watercolor Memorial Picture

Lot:
170
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Watercolor Memorial Picture, "Executed by Harriot L. Day. Winthrop. (Maine) A.D. 1828," signed l.r., watercolor and ink on paper, 15 7/8 x 19 3/4 in., in a molded wood frame. Condition: Toning, More ...

Watercolor Memorial Picture

Watercolor Memorial Picture

Lot:
171
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

Watercolor Memorial Picture, executed by "Mary F. Patten.", Topsham, Maine, c. 1816, urn-topped monuments inscribed "Sacred I'll keep thy dear Remains In Memory of a Beloved Mother/Catherine Patten More ...

Academy Painted Pine Box

Academy Painted Pine Box

Lot:
172
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

Academy Painted Pine Box, signed "Emily Emerson Northfield Vermont November 8, 1826," (paint wear), ht. 5, wd. 9 7/8, dp. 7 in. More ...

Federal Pine Academy Polychrome and Gilt-decorated Work Table

Federal Pine Academy Polychrome and Gilt-decorated Work Table

Lot:
173
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

Federal Pine Academy Polychrome and Gilt-decorated Work Table, New England, c. 1810, (imperfections, paint wear), ht. 28 3/4, wd. 20, dp. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Three Federal Mahogany Carved Side Chairs

Three Federal Mahogany Carved Side Chairs

Lot:
174
Sold for:
$52,875$45,000

Three Federal Mahogany Carved Side Chairs, Rhode Island, c. 1795, old surface, (one chair with replaced crest), ht. 39, seat ht. 17 1/2 in. Literature: An identical example is pictured and More ...

Federal Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair

Federal Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair

Lot:
175
Sold for:
$15,275$13,000

Federal Carved and Inlaid Mahogany Shield-back Side Chair, Boston, c. 1800, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 37 1/2, seat ht. 17 in. Literature: An identical chair is illustrated and More ...

Federal Mahogany Carved and Inlaid Serpentine-top Card Table

Federal Mahogany Carved and Inlaid Serpentine-top Card Table

Lot:
176
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

Federal Mahogany Carved and Inlaid Serpentine-top Card Table, probably Massachusetts, c. 1810, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 30 1/4, wd. 37 1/2, dp. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Federal Gilt gesso Mirror

Federal Gilt gesso Mirror

Lot:
177
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

Federal Gilt gesso Mirror, probably Massachusetts, c. 1810-15, the reverse-painted tablet showing an American eagle, shield and a banner "E Pluribus Unum," (minor imperfections), ht. 34, wd. 16 in. More ...

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Demilune Card Table

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Demilune Card Table

Lot:
178
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Demilune Card Table, Massachusetts or Rhode Island, c. 1795, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 29 1/4, wd. 36, dp. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table

Lot:
179
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Federal Carved Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Work Table, Massachusetts, c. 1820, replaced brasses, refinished, (minor imperfections), ht. 28 1/2, wd. 19, dp. 17 3/4 in. More ...

Pair of Brass and Iron Urn-top Andirons

Pair of Brass and Iron Urn-top Andirons

Lot:
180
Unsold
 

Pair of Brass and Iron Urn-top Andirons, Philadelphia, last quarter 18th century, (imperfections), ht. 24 3/4, wd. 15, dp. 21 in. More ...

Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Lot:
181
Sold for:
$15,275$13,000

Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Erastus Hodges (1781-1847), Torrington, Connecticut, c. 1825-30, with printed maker's label inside case and thirty-hour "east-west" wooden movement, period More ...