Lot 20    

Pair of 19th-Century Oval Portraits of Young Children
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
each oil on canvas
unsigned
each 7" x 9.25"


Condition:  
Both have been cleaned and over academy board. Minor craquelure developing.
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Two Splint Baskets,
Lot # 407 - Two Splint Baskets,
American, ca 1900. The smaller basket sits atop the rim of the larger basket and likely made to be used together; 8" high (smaller basket), 21" high x 17" diameter (larger basket). > Item Details
Diminutive Storage Chest with Chip-Carved Panels,
Lot # 430 - Diminutive Storage Chest with Chip-Carved Panels,
possibly Fairfield County, Ohio, ca 1840-60, of walnut and pine, having pinned panel construction, applied ebonized split spindles and mouldings; 15" high x 22.375" wide x 11.75" deep. > Item Details
Hamadan Area Rug,
Lot # 506 - Hamadan Area Rug,
Persia, first third of 20th century; 59.5" x 31". > Item Details
Four Tennessee Brace-Back Oak Windsors,
Lot # 396 - Four Tennessee Brace-Back Oak Windsors,
likely Washington County, Tenn., ca 1800-20, of mixed hardwoods, with shaped seats, bentwood arched backs, double-braced, tapered and scored spindles, faux bamboo legs and stretchers; 36" high x 16.5" seat height. (See Young 1997: 2, plate III. A similar pair sold at Brunck Auctions, June 2006, lot... > Item Details
<i>The Art and Mystery of Tennessee Furniture</i>
Lot # 547 - The Art and Mystery of Tennessee Furniture
by Derita Coleman Williams and Nathan Harsh. Nashville, TN: Tennessee State Museum Foundation and the Tennessee Historical Society, 1988. > Item Details
Audubon Imperial Quadrupeds Plate CXI <i>Musk Ox</i>
Lot # 227 - Audubon Imperial Quadrupeds Plate CXI Musk Ox
from John James Audubon's "Imperial" folio edition of The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North Americaproduced by stone lithography with watercolor paint applied by hand on good quality unwatermarked paperplate depicts two musk ox bulls in their natural Arctic habitatmarked upper left No. 23 and upper rig... > Item Details
Two Canadian Goose Decoys,
Lot # 212 - Two Canadian Goose Decoys,
early 20th century. Both have removable heads and sets of holes in the bottoms (for stakes); 26.5" long x 15" high, 22" long x 11.5" high (sleeping). > Item Details
Ostrich Carousel Animal in Old Paint,
Lot # 457 - Ostrich Carousel Animal in Old Paint,
Continental, mid-19th century, with old painted and weathered surface; 47" high (mounted) x 50" long. > Item Details
Slip-Decorated Ovoid Jug, Westerwald,
Lot # 538 - Slip-Decorated Ovoid Jug, Westerwald,
German, with foliage and flower, incised neck with banding; 13.5" high. > Item Details
Monumental Rockingham Cooler,
Lot # 450 - Monumental Rockingham Cooler,
American, probably Ohio and possibly Cincinnati, ca 1850-80. Rare form with dolphin handles covered in brilliant brown and green runny glaze; 22.75" x 20" handle to handle x 10" deep. (See McAllister 2003, Book III: 18, top, for a similar example.) > Item Details
Cigar Store Indian Princess,
Lot # 456 - Cigar Store Indian Princess,
American, likely mid-Atlantic, mid- to late 19th century. Carved and painted pine; 39.25" high. (See Fried 1970) > Item Details
Pastoral Scene of Two Young Girls
Lot # 307 - Pastoral Scene of Two Young Girls
late 19th to early 20th centuryoil on canvasillegible signature on stretcher in rose-pattern gilt and gesso frame 18.5" x 13" > Item Details
Two 19th-Century Painted Splint Baskets,
Lot # 406 - Two 19th-Century Painted Splint Baskets,
American. One has traces of bittersweet colored paint; 7.5" top diameter x 9" high. Also likely an Eastern Woodland Indian basket, having paint of yellow and green; 6" wide x 7" high. > Item Details
Two Whale Oil Hand Lamps,
Lot # 73 - Two Whale Oil Hand Lamps,
American, whale/oil fluid period, 1830-60. Includes a hexagonal colorless "lyre" or "harp" pattern finger lamp with applied handle and 2 fine-line brass collar, 5" high; AND a plain bell-shaped applied handle finger lamp with 2 fine-line pewter collar, 3" high. > Item Details
Rockingham Ink Standish Marked <i>Sharpe</i>,
Lot # 440 - Rockingham Ink Standish Marked Sharpe,
American or English, mid-19th century, in yellow ware covered in tan sponged glaze, with separate ink pot and double handles with acanthus leaf molding, embossed cartouche with SHARPE on front; 2.25" high x 12" long x 6" wide. > Item Details
Oushak Rug,
Lot # 513 - Oushak Rug,
Turkey, contemporary; 8'4" x 9'8". > Item Details
Ohio Two-Piece Step-Back Cupboard, Attributed to New Bremen,
Lot # 256 - Ohio Two-Piece Step-Back Cupboard, Attributed to New Bremen,
ca 1850, walnut primary, poplar and pine secondary woods. Interior of upper section retains an old, possibly original, dark blue paint; inside lower section is unpainted. Exterior exhibits a worn painted surface (likely original) in a rich, mellow patina; 88.5" high x 63" wide x 22.5" deep.New Brem... > Item Details
Game Board with Elaborate Parquetry Inlay,
Lot # 420 - Game Board with Elaborate Parquetry Inlay,
American or Canadian, late 19th century. Two-toned, stained wood, each end having a half radiating design with a sawtooth border. The underside houses two small sliding drawers for game pieces; 33.5" x 20". > Item Details
Audubon Havell Edition Plate CXC, <i>Yellow Bellied Woodpecker</i>
Lot # 218 - Audubon Havell Edition Plate CXC, Yellow Bellied Woodpecker
from Audubon's original edition of The Birds of Americaproduced by hand-colored engraving on woven cotton rag papermarked upper left No. 38 and upper right Plate CXCAudubon credit lower left Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S.publisher's credit lower right Engraved, Printed and Coloured ... > Item Details
19th-Century Portrait of Abraham Lincoln
Lot # 66 - 19th-Century Portrait of Abraham Lincoln
oil on canvasunsigned19.5" x 15.5"This portrait is likely a liberal rendition of the five dollar photograph by Gardner. > Item Details
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