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Auction 3167B

November 3, 2018 10:00AM

11-03-2018 11-03-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket

Lot:
267
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Carved Whalebone and Mahogany Basket, 19th century, the sides composed of a single strip of bent whalebone carved with star, circle, and diamond pattern, ht. 2 1/2, wd. 10, dp. 7 1/2 in. More ...

William Otis Bemis (Massachusetts, 1819-1883)      Landscape with Cows

William Otis Bemis (Massachusetts, 1819-1883) Landscape with Cows

Lot:
270
Sold for:
$492$400

William Otis Bemis (Massachusetts, 1819-1883) Landscape with Cows Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 7/8 x 26 7/8 in., in a gold-painted molded frame. Condition: A likely short repaired tear near More ...

William Otis Bemis (Massachusetts, 1819-1883)      Sheep and Cattle on the Road

William Otis Bemis (Massachusetts, 1819-1883) Sheep and Cattle on the Road

Lot:
271
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

William Otis Bemis (Massachusetts, 1819-1883) Sheep and Cattle on the Road Signed and dated "W.O. Bemis 1863" l.r. Oil on canvas, 30 x 40 in., in a gold-painted molded frame. Condition: More ...

Black-painted Urn Form Jar

Black-painted Urn Form Jar

Lot:
272
Sold for:
$123$100

Black-painted Urn Form Jar, early 19th century, the edge of the jar and lid with turned decoration, on a wide base, (old repair), ht. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar

Lot:
273
Sold for:
$677$550

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar, America, 19th century, the exterior with red over yellow paint decorated with stylized leaf and dot design, lid with button knop, ht. 7 in. More ...

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar

Lot:
274
Sold for:
$431$350

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar, America, 19th century, the exterior with red over yellow paint decorated with stylized leaf and dot design, lid with button knop, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar

Lot:
275
Sold for:
$431$350

Turned and Vinegar Putty-painted Covered Jar, America, 19th century, the exterior with red over yellow paint decorated with stylized leaf and dot design, lid with button knop, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...

Blue-painted Covered Pail

Blue-painted Covered Pail

Lot:
276
Sold for:
$431$350

Blue-painted Covered Pail, James Whitcher, Hooksett, New Hampshire, c. 1850, staved construction with iron hoop, and iron bail with wood handle, the lid with turned ring on the top, bottom marked More ...

Collapsible Tin Candle Molds in a Cherry Slide-lid Box

Collapsible Tin Candle Molds in a Cherry Slide-lid Box

Lot:
277
Sold for:
$677$550

Collapsible Tin Candle Molds in a Cherry Slide-lid Box, New England, 19th century, dovetail box opening to a compartmented interior with a folding frame supporting three tin candle molds, box ht. More ...

Schoolboy Drawn "Connecticut Reserve" Watercolor Map

Schoolboy Drawn "Connecticut Reserve" Watercolor Map

Lot:
278
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Schoolboy Drawn "Connecticut Reserve" Watercolor Map, Obadiah C. Parker, Ohio, 19th century, showing eight counties of the Western Reserve and Lake Erie, with rivers and township names, directional More ...

Needlework Memorial for Harriet Davenport

Needlework Memorial for Harriet Davenport

Lot:
279
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Needlework Memorial for Harriet Davenport, Harriet Piere at Miss Tolman's School, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1813, depicting a woman dressed in mourning clothes facing a monument with an urn above More ...

Unfinished Needlework Sampler

Unfinished Needlework Sampler

Lot:
280
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Unfinished Needlework Sampler, probably Vermont, late 18th century, stitched in silk on a linen background, the central area left blank surrounded by meandering flowering vines emanating from a pair More ...

Watercolor Calef Family Record

Watercolor Calef Family Record

Lot:
281
Sold for:
$800$650

Watercolor Calef Family Record, New Hampshire, mid-19th century, the record with blue border, yellow, black, and blue lettering, noting the birth and marriage dates of John H. Calef and Esther More ...

L.M. Wool After Charles Louis Heyde (Vermont, 19th Century)      Covered Bridge with Mount Mansfield, Vermont, in the Background

L.M. Wool After Charles Louis Heyde (Vermont, 19th Century) Covered Bridge with Mount Mansfield, Vermont, in the Background

Lot:
282
Unsold
 

L.M. Wool After Charles Louis Heyde (Vermont, 19th Century) Covered Bridge with Mount Mansfield, Vermont, in the Background Signed "L.M. Wool" l.r. Oil on canvas, 12 1/8 x 17 in., in a gilt More ...

American School, 19th Century      Haying

American School, 19th Century Haying

Lot:
283
Sold for:
$1,107$900

American School, 19th Century Haying Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 21 3/4 x 30 1/2 in., in a molded mahogany frame with a gilt liner. Condition: Relined, repaired tear with associated retouch in More ...

American School, 19th Century      Lake and Mountain Scene with Evening Sky

American School, 19th Century Lake and Mountain Scene with Evening Sky

Lot:
284
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Lake and Mountain Scene with Evening Sky Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 28 x 42 in., in a molded gilt-gesso frame. Condition: No evidence of retouch. More ...

Two-sided Painted "Liberty & Education" Banner

Two-sided Painted "Liberty & Education" Banner

Lot:
285
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Two-sided Painted "Liberty & Education" Banner, probably decorated by George Willmarth (1792-1878), Addison, Vermont, dated 1828, painted on sailcloth, each side with red and white stripes and a More ...

Paint-decorated Tall Case Clock

Paint-decorated Tall Case Clock

Lot:
286
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Tall Case Clock, probably decorated by George or Lt. Asa Willmarth (1792-1878), Addison, Vermont, dated 1818, the hood with swan's neck cresting centering a spreadwing eagle More ...

Gray-painted Glazed Cupboard

Gray-painted Glazed Cupboard

Lot:
287
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Gray-painted Glazed Cupboard, possibly Vermont, early 19th century, molded cornice above two fifteen-light cupboard doors opening to shelves, on projecting lower half of paneled cupboard doors and More ...

Red-painted Pine and Oak Shoe-foot Hutch Table

Red-painted Pine and Oak Shoe-foot Hutch Table

Lot:
288
Sold for:
$861$700

Red-painted Pine and Oak Shoe-foot Hutch Table, New England, first half 18th century, the oval top tilts on a base of shaped and cutout sides on beaded and chip-carved shoe feet joined by a beaded More ...

Grain-painted Fan-carved Chest of Four Drawers

Grain-painted Fan-carved Chest of Four Drawers

Lot:
289
Unsold
 

Grain-painted Fan-carved Chest of Four Drawers, probably northern New England, late 18th century, the case of thumb-molded drawers, the lowermost with a three-drawer facade centering a fan, original More ...

Early Pine and Maple Folding Table

Early Pine and Maple Folding Table

Lot:
290
Sold for:
$615$500

Early Pine and Maple Folding Table, New England, early 18th century, the circular top above a beaded and turned base of two fixed legs and one large swing leg with cutout braces, all supporting the More ...

Glazed Redware Jar

Glazed Redware Jar

Lot:
291
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Glazed Redware Jar, Vermont, 19th century, ovoid jar with applied lug handles and flaring rim, decorated with runs and splotches of manganese, (repair), ht. 10 in. Note: Found in Addison, More ...

Vermont Slip-decorated Jar

Vermont Slip-decorated Jar

Lot:
292
Sold for:
$738$600

Vermont Slip-decorated Jar, 19th century, rounded sides with tooled rim and applied lug handles, green/yellow glaze with manganese striping, ht. 9 1/4, dia. 10 in. More ...

Glazed Redware Jug

Glazed Redware Jug

Lot:
293
Sold for:
$215$175

Glazed Redware Jug, East Middlebury, Vermont, 19th century, with flat tooled rim and applied strap handle, (chips), ht. 9 1/2 in. More ...

Slip-decorated Sgraffito Jug

Slip-decorated Sgraffito Jug

Lot:
294
Sold for:
$984$800

Slip-decorated Sgraffito Jug, 19th century, decorated with incised bird and flowers emanating from a pot, flaring rim and pouring spout, applied strap handle, green/yellow glaze with spots of dark More ...

Glazed Redware Jug

Glazed Redware Jug

Lot:
295
Sold for:
$185$150

Glazed Redware Jug, New England, 19th century, with flared rim and pouring spout, applied strap handle, dark orange/green glaze with dark manganese splotch decoration, ht. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Glazed Covered Jar

Glazed Covered Jar

Lot:
296
Sold for:
$461$375

Glazed Covered Jar, New England, 19th century, the jar with applied strap handles, and pressed decoration, lid with pressed decoration and ball knop, mottled green and dark brown glaze, (missing one More ...

Mottled Glaze Redware Jar

Mottled Glaze Redware Jar

Lot:
297
Sold for:
$738$600

Mottled Glaze Redware Jar, New England, 19th century, the ovoid jar with flared rim and rouletted neck and shoulder decoration, mottled green, orange, and dark brown glaze, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Glazed Redware Vessel

Glazed Redware Vessel

Lot:
298
Sold for:
$677$550

Glazed Redware Vessel, East Middlebury, Vermont, 19th century, tapering side with wavy/scalloped rim and decorated body, orange/green glaze, ht. 4 1/4 in. More ...