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Carved Tiger Maple and Maple Side Chair

Carved Tiger Maple and Maple Side Chair

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$554$450

Carved Tiger Maple and Maple Side Chair, Massachusetts, mid-18th century, with spooned crest, vasiform splat, bulbous front stretcher, and carved Spanish feet, ht. 42, seat ht. 18 in. More ...

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Carved Mahogany Tilt-top Tea Table, Goddard School, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1780, the circular dished top above a columnar post and tripod cabriole leg base, ht. 27 1/2, dia. 30 1/4 in. More ...

Mahogany Scroll-frame Mirror with Eagle Crest

Mahogany Scroll-frame Mirror with Eagle Crest

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$431$350

Mahogany Scroll-frame Mirror with Eagle Crest, America or England, late 18th century, with molded and gilt liner, ht. 30 1/2 in. Provenance: Fontaine's Auction Gallery, Pittsfield, More ...

Wilson, Sir Charles William (1836-1905) Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt.

Wilson, Sir Charles William (1836-1905) Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1449
Sold for:
$338$275

Wilson, Sir Charles William (1836-1905) Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt. New York: Appleton, 1881-1883. First edition, American issue, four folio volumes, illustrated with thirty-nine More ...

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock, c. 1900, case attributed to R.J. Horner & Co., W. 23rd Street, New York, from the estate of Colonel Park Shaw of Carefree, More ...

Three Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Winter View of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Items

Three Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Winter View of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Items

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$800$650

Three Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Winter View of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Items, James and Ralph Clewes, Cobridge, England, c. 1827-36, a vegetable dish with molded handles, More ...

Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Winter View of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Platter

Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Winter View of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Platter

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Staffordshire Historical Blue Transfer-decorated Winter View of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Platter, James and Ralph Clewes, Cobridge, England, c. 1827-36, rectangular form with shaped corners, the More ...

Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Plates

Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Plates

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$615$500

Four Staffordshire Transfer-decorated Plates, England, second quarter 19th century, a Thomas Mayer "Arms of New York" plate with impressed Mayer mark on back, dia. 9 7/8; a James and Ralph Clews More ...

Shaker Pine Four-drawer Chest of Drawers

Shaker Pine Four-drawer Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$369$300

Shaker Pine Four-drawer Chest of Drawers, Hancock, Massachusetts, early 19th century, top with applied molding above a case of four thumb-molded drawers on dovetailed bracket feet, old refinish, ht. More ...

Wilson, Sir Charles William (1836-1905) Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt.

Wilson, Sir Charles William (1836-1905) Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
412
Unsold
 

Wilson, Sir Charles William (1836-1905) Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt. New York: Appleton, 1881-1883. First edition, American issue, four folio volumes, illustrated with thirty-nine More ...

Edwin Hale Lincoln (American, 1848-1938)      Two Wildflower Studies: Habenaria Hookeriana. Hooker's Orchis

Edwin Hale Lincoln (American, 1848-1938) Two Wildflower Studies: Habenaria Hookeriana. Hooker's Orchis

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
108
Unsold
 

Edwin Hale Lincoln (American, 1848-1938) Two Wildflower Studies: Habenaria Hookeriana. Hooker's Orchis and Mentha Viridis, Mentha Spicata. Spearmint. Our Lady's Mint, 1905, plates 160 and 179, More ...

Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884)      Profile Portrait of a Sylvester Norton, of Suffield, Connecticut

Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884) Profile Portrait of a Sylvester Norton, of Suffield, Connecticut

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Rufus Porter (Connecticut/Massachusetts, 1792-1884) Profile Portrait of a Sylvester Norton, of Suffield, Connecticut Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, the subject bust-length, with red-striped More ...

Shaker Butternut and Cherry Desk

Shaker Butternut and Cherry Desk

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
201A
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Shaker Butternut and Cherry Desk, attributed to Orrin Haskins, Watervliet, New York, early 19th century, the shaped dovetailed gallery above two banks of three short drawers with porcelain pulls, on More ...

Shaker Pine Four-drawer Chest of Drawers

Shaker Pine Four-drawer Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
251A
Unsold
 

Shaker Pine Four-drawer Chest of Drawers, Hancock, Massachusetts, early 19th century, top with applied molding above a case of four thumb-molded drawers on dovetailed bracket feet, old refinish, ht. More ...

Julie Hart Beers (American, 1835-1913)      Hudson River School Landscape

Julie Hart Beers (American, 1835-1913) Hudson River School Landscape

Auction:
2841B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 11, 2015
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Julie Hart Beers (American, 1835-1913) Hudson River School Landscape Monogrammed "J.H.B." l.l., incised "J.H. BEERS/'67" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 8 11/16 x 7 1/4 in. (22.0 x 18.5 cm), More ...

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 29 October 1858.

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 29 October 1858.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Melville, Herman (1819-1891) Autograph Letter Signed, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 29 October 1858. Single sheet of folded wove writing paper, blind-stamped "Paris" in the upper left corner, More ...

Modern American Violin, Arthur Paine, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1904

Modern American Violin, Arthur Paine, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1904

Auction:
2806B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Apr 26, 2015
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Modern American Violin, Arthur Paine, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1904, bearing the maker's label, length of back 357 mm. More ...

Three "Schoolhouse" Drop Octagon Wall Clocks

Three "Schoolhouse" Drop Octagon Wall Clocks

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1273
Sold for:
$215$175

Three "Schoolhouse" Drop Octagon Wall Clocks, various makers, a Terry Clock Company in a walnut case with 9-in. Roman numeral dial with outer calendar markings, eight-day, time-only, calendar More ...

Collection of Mostly Massachusetts Coin Silver Spoons and Knives

Collection of Mostly Massachusetts Coin Silver Spoons and Knives

Auction:
2748T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2014
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$615$500

Collection of Mostly Massachusetts Coin Silver Spoons and Knives, including a set of nine Newell Harding knives, the spoons of various makers including Farrington & Hunnewell, Fogg & Sawyer, Davis More ...

Small Assorted Group of Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Spoons

Small Assorted Group of Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Spoons

Auction:
2712M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 12, 2014
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$400$325

Small Assorted Group of Mostly Sterling and Coin Silver Spoons, makers include Whiting, Gorham, Towle, W.M. Root & Brother, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, and H. Jenkins, Albany, approx. 22.1 troy oz. More ...

Queen Anne Fan-carved Cherry High Chest of Drawers

Queen Anne Fan-carved Cherry High Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2012
Lot:
953
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Queen Anne Fan-carved Cherry High Chest of Drawers, probably Windsor, Connecticut, area, c. 1760-90, old replaced brasses, refinished, (repairs and imperfections), ht. 75 1/2, lower case wd. 37 1/2, More ...

Seven Small Frames with Shaker and Shaker-related Advertising

Seven Small Frames with Shaker and Shaker-related Advertising

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
36
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Seven Small Frames with Shaker and Shaker-related Advertising, 19th/early 20th century, one with a Stevengraph and woven silk ribbon advertising the "SHAKER CLOAK" at Mount Lebanon, New York; a More ...

Four Early Books Relating to the Shakers

Four Early Books Relating to the Shakers

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$356$300

Four Early Books Relating to the Shakers, A Portraiture of Shakerism..., "Drawn up by Mary M. Dyer..., Printed for the Author, 1822"; Shakerism Unmasked, or the History of the Shakers..., by William More ...

Shaker Round Carrier

Shaker Round Carrier

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Shaker Round Carrier, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, red-stained bent maple sides with four-finger joinery with lapped rim band, shaped ash swing handle, (minor imperfections), ht. to top of rim 5 1/8, More ...

Shaker Yellow-painted Wood Tub

Shaker Yellow-painted Wood Tub

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$5,925$5,000

Shaker Yellow-painted Wood Tub, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, authenticated by Sister Bertha Lindsay, mid- to late 19th century, round tub with pine staves and bottom, with a handhold cut into each More ...

Shaker Red-stained Lift-top Document Box

Shaker Red-stained Lift-top Document Box

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$1,164$950

Shaker Red-stained Lift-top Document Box, attributed to the Enfield, New Hampshire, Shaker community, 19th century, rectangular box with canted with slightly overhanging hinged lid over a single More ...

Shaker-type Maple Slat-back Armed Rocking Chair

Shaker-type Maple Slat-back Armed Rocking Chair

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
80A
Sold for:
$119$100

Shaker-type Maple Slat-back Armed Rocking Chair, attributed to Watervliet, New York, with woven tape seat, ht. 43 1/2, seat ht. 16 1/4 in. Note: Accompanied by a 1969 handwritten note describing More ...

Framed "Free Lectures!" Broadside

Framed "Free Lectures!" Broadside

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$533$450

Framed "Free Lectures!" Broadside, New Durham Ridge, New Durham, New Hampshire, 1875, the broadside inscribed "Free Lectures! Rev. A. Deering, of Pittsfield, will give three public lectures at the More ...

Diminutive Butternut Tall Case Clock

Diminutive Butternut Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Diminutive Butternut Tall Case Clock, Jacob Jones, Pittsfield, New Hampshire, late 18th century, the hood with flat-molded cornice and flanking freestanding columns, with tombstone door enclosing More ...

Seven Blue Transfer-decorated Table Items

Seven Blue Transfer-decorated Table Items

Auction:
2567B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 05, 2011
Lot:
866
Sold for:
$306$250

Seven Blue Transfer-decorated Table Items, England, early 19th century, five salad plates: Winter View of Pittsfield, Mass., Dr. Syntax returned from his Tour, one titled The Valentine, from Wilkies More ...