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Molded and Polychrome Painted Plaster Phrenology Head

Molded and Polychrome Painted Plaster Phrenology Head

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Molded and Polychrome Painted Plaster Phrenology Head, late 19th century, with cut-away showing the brain, regions of the brain and scalp labeled with various senses and attributes, base labeled More ...

Watercolor "Bowker" Family Record

Watercolor "Bowker" Family Record

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$308$250

Watercolor "Bowker" Family Record, Boston, Massachusetts, early to mid-19th century, composed as a geometric arrangement evoking a classical facade in blue, yellow, black, and salmon, inscribed in More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Belisarius

American School, Early 19th Century Belisarius

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
105
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, Early 19th Century Belisarius Inscribed "Belisarius Delinated [sic] By P.B. Wescott." Watercolor on paper, 18 x 25 in. (sight), matted and framed. Condition: Toning, repair More ...

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century)      Contemplation

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$185$150

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 13 3/4 x 12 1/2 in., in a gilt-molded frame with green mat. Condition: Wrinkling, More ...

William Pearn (British, 19th Century)      The Union

William Pearn (British, 19th Century) The Union

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

William Pearn (British, 19th Century) The Union Signed "W. PEARN" l.r. Oil on board, 16 1/2 x 25 in., in a modern gilt frame. Condition: Minor surface grime. Provenance: Linden Tree More ...

John Brewster Jr. (Connecticut/Maine, 1766-1854)      Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman

John Brewster Jr. (Connecticut/Maine, 1766-1854) Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$492$400

John Brewster Jr. (Connecticut/Maine, 1766-1854) Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 3/4 x 2 1/8 in., in an ebonized oval frame. Condition: Frame cracked. More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Five Portraits of Members of the Nessly Family

American School, Early 19th Century Five Portraits of Members of the Nessly Family

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$1,046$850

American School, Early 19th Century Five Portraits of Members of the Nessly Family Unsigned, sitters identified on the reverse. Watercolor on paper, 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 in., in various frames. More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Martling

American School, Early 19th Century Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Martling

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
345
Unsold
 

American School, Early 19th Century Portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Martling Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 1/4 x 26 1/4 in., in a modern black-painted frame. Condition: Relined, the man with More ...

William M.S. Doyle (Massachusetts, 1769-1828)      Portrait of a Girl of the May Family

William M.S. Doyle (Massachusetts, 1769-1828) Portrait of a Girl of the May Family

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
418
Unsold
 

William M.S. Doyle (Massachusetts, 1769-1828) Portrait of a Girl of the May Family Signed "Doyle/1806" l.l., paper label on the backing inscribed "The mother of/Martha Ann Turner May/M.A.T. was More ...

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855)      Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$369$300

Royal Brewster Smith (Maine, 1801-1855) Portrait of an Older Woman with a Bible Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 31 x 26 in., in a carved and black-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Relined, More ...

Attributed to H.K. Goodman (American, 19th Century)      Portrait of Ananias Mowry

Attributed to H.K. Goodman (American, 19th Century) Portrait of Ananias Mowry

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$984$800

Attributed to H.K. Goodman (American, 19th Century) Portrait of Ananias Mowry Unsigned, sitter identified on a label on the back of the frame. Oil on canvas, 31 x 26 in., in a gilt molded More ...

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883)      Portrait of Thomas Lake

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883) Portrait of Thomas Lake

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$523$425

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883) Portrait of Thomas Lake Signed, inscribed, and dated "H. Bundy/Artist/Aug 1840/Thos. Lake" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in., in a More ...

Six Boxes of Genealogical Research and Books

Six Boxes of Genealogical Research and Books

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1587
Sold for:
$135$110

Six Boxes of Genealogical Research and Books, including probate records, town records, and other American historical texts. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art. More ...

The Folk Art and Americana Library of Sybil and Arthur Kern

The Folk Art and Americana Library of Sybil and Arthur Kern

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1594
Sold for:
$523$425

The Folk Art and Americana Library of Sybil and Arthur Kern, approx. fifteen boxes. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art. More ...

Two Boxes of Books on American and European Art.

Two Boxes of Books on American and European Art.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1595
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Boxes of Books on American and European Art. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art. More ...

American School, 19th Century    Canal Scene

American School, 19th Century Canal Scene

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1635
Sold for:
$98$80

American School, 19th Century Canal Scene. Unsigned. Oil on board, 22 1/2 x 11 in., in a gold-painted molded gesso frame. Condition: Surface abrasions. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern More ...

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup,"

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Native American Ledger Drawing "Touching Coup," c. 1870, a native warrior dressed in blue riding a black horse touching a green-painted warrior on the ground with the end of his bow, crayon on lined More ...

Attributed to William Mathew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873)       Portrait of a Gentleman

Attributed to William Mathew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873) Portrait of a Gentleman

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$861$700

Attributed to William Mathew Prior (Massachusetts/Maine, 1806-1873) Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned, attributed on a label on the reverse. Oil on board, 15 x 11 1/4 in., framed. More ...

Attributed to Reuben Moulthrop (Connecticut, 1763-1814)      Portrait of a Gentleman in a Red Coat

Attributed to Reuben Moulthrop (Connecticut, 1763-1814) Portrait of a Gentleman in a Red Coat

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
117
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Attributed to Reuben Moulthrop (Connecticut, 1763-1814) Portrait of a Gentleman in a Red Coat Unsigned, an old lithograph affixed to the reverse. Oil on panel, 21 x 16 in., in a giltwood More ...

Rufus Hathaway (Massachusetts, 1770-1822)      Portrait of a Boy with a Fife

Rufus Hathaway (Massachusetts, 1770-1822) Portrait of a Boy with a Fife

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Rufus Hathaway (Massachusetts, 1770-1822) Portrait of a Boy with a Fife Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 30 x 26 in., in a later molded black-painted frame with gilt liner. Condition: Relined, More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portraits of Mary Arnold Stone and Lowry Stone

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portraits of Mary Arnold Stone and Lowry Stone

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portraits of Mary Arnold Stone and Lowry Stone Unsigned. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 6 3/4 x 5 7/8 in., in black-painted frames inscribed More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portrait of a Man Holding a Red Book

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Man Holding a Red Book

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Man Holding a Red Book Unsigned. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 6 3/4 x 5 5/8 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Condition: More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portrait of Joseph Wanton Gardiner, Born May 31, 1836

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of Joseph Wanton Gardiner, Born May 31, 1836

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of Joseph Wanton Gardiner, Born May 31, 1836 Inscribed "Taken Feb. 5 1841 Aged 4 Yrs. 9 mo. By J.A. Davis" at the bottom, identified More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      Portrait of a Man of Norwich, Connecticut

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Man of Norwich, Connecticut

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) Portrait of a Man of Norwich, Connecticut Unsigned. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 5 5/8 x 4 1/8 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. More ...

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855)      George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
123
Unsold
 

Jane A. Davis (Connecticut/Rhode Island, 1821-1855) George R. Bishop June 1st, 1818 Unsigned, identified in the composition. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in., in a gilt frame. More ...

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821)      Portrait of a Baby Girl

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of a Baby Girl

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of a Baby Girl Unsigned. Oil reverse-painting on glass, 14 x 9 3/4 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. Condition: Minor paint More ...

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821)      Portrait of Benjamin Willis

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of Benjamin Willis

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Portrait of Benjamin Willis Unsigned. Oil reverse-painting on glass, 14 x 11 in., in a gold-painted molded frame. Condition: Minor More ...

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821)      Two Portraits of Women of the Robert Goold Family

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Two Portraits of Women of the Robert Goold Family

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Benjamin Greenleaf (Massachusetts/New Hampshire, 1769-1821) Two Portraits of Women of the Robert Goold Family Unsigned. Oil reverse-painting on glass, 13 3/4 x 9 1/2 in., in molded gilt More ...

Mr. Wilson (New Hampshire, act. 1810-1830s)      Portraits of a Man, Woman, Boy, and Girl

Mr. Wilson (New Hampshire, act. 1810-1830s) Portraits of a Man, Woman, Boy, and Girl

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Mr. Wilson (New Hampshire, act. 1810-1830s) Portraits of a Man, Woman, Boy, and Girl Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 26 x 21 1/2 in., all in black-painted molded frames. Condition: Toning, More ...

Silkwork Allegorical Picture

Silkwork Allegorical Picture

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Silkwork Allegorical Picture, attributed to Miss Patten's School, Hartford, Connecticut, 19th century, depicting a costumed maiden being led away by two soldiers in medieval garb, all within a More ...