Lot 17    

Folk Art Watercolor and Ink Portrait,
2008, Spring Fine & Decorative Arts, Mar 15th
ca 1840s, depicting an African American girl holding a basket. Inscribed: Adelia, painted by Sister Devola Daughters of the Finches. Monday morning. Went to school. Westport, Mass. In a period frame; 7.5" x 5.5" (sight), 10.75" x 9" (w/frame).

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Water stained.
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Kuba Rug,
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Egypt, contemporary; 6'9" x 9'6". > Item Details
Signed Wax Portrait of Louis XIV, English,
Lot # 157 - Signed Wax Portrait of Louis XIV, English,
early 19th century. Unidentified artist signature below shoulder; in original shadow box frame; 7.5" x 6.25". > Item Details
12 Cincinnati Sterling Bread Plates,
Lot # 325 - 12 Cincinnati Sterling Bread Plates,
American, first half 20th century, marked and retailed by Theodore Neuhaus & Co./ Cincinnati/Gold & Silver Smiths and marked Sterling, with raised leaf and vine edge. Each monogrammed EEM; 6" in diameter, 3.53 ozt.(110 g) each; 42.36 ozt. (1317.5 g) total weight. > Item Details
Vase Lamp with Sheep Herding Scene,
Lot # 494 - Vase Lamp with Sheep Herding Scene,
probably English, ca 1870, with hand-painted sunset winter sheep-herding scene possibly after Tait; 15.5" high to collar; 26.5" overall height. > Item Details
Two Imari Chargers and Two Imari Fish Form Dishes,
Lot # 284 - Two Imari Chargers and Two Imari Fish Form Dishes,
all 20th century. Chargers, 13" and 14.5" diameter; dishes, Japanese, 11" long. > Item Details
Group of Watercolors on 1852 Atlas Pages,
Lot # 504 - Group of Watercolors on 1852 Atlas Pages,
19th century, signed R.D. Jacobs. Very folky rendition of bird on tree, two horses (one signed), and two theorems (one signed); 11.625" x 9.625". > Item Details
<i>Col. Henry Gerrish</i> American Watercolor Memorial
Lot # 54 - Col. Henry Gerrish American Watercolor Memorial
dated May 18, 1806watercolor on paperunsigned12.75" x 11.25" > Item Details
English Mahogany and Gilt Bronze Bracket Clock, by <i>McAllister, Humburch & Birk</i>,
Lot # 380 - English Mahogany and Gilt Bronze Bracket Clock, by McAllister, Humburch & Birk,
19th century, brass time, strike and double chime fusee movement with silvered and gilt dial, signed McAllister, Humburch & Birk/Rochester N.Z. with three silvered dials above chapter ring dial, being Chime/Silent, Slow/Fast and Westminster/Chime on Eight Bells from left to right, enclosed in a case... > Item Details
Large Serving Tray with Vintage Motifs,
Lot # 332 - Large Serving Tray with Vintage Motifs,
early 20th century, silverplate with fruit and floral-encrusted rim and handle, scroll engraved oval body, raised on winged paw feet; 29" handle to handle, 17.5" across. > Item Details
Small Taghkanic Two Handled Basket,
Lot # 405 - Small Taghkanic Two Handled Basket,
American, Columbia County, N.Y., mid-19th century. Constructed with a double wrapped rim, single-notched handles and a kicked-up bottom, having a warm patina; 4" high (w/o handles) x 7.75" diameter. > Item Details
<i>1762</i> Petite Sampler,
Lot # 140 - 1762 Petite Sampler,
English or American, silk on linen. Strings of letters, relatives' initials, Elizabeth Hullam her work aged 11 years; 8" x 8" (sight), 9.5" x 9.5" (w/frame). > Item Details
Coin Silver Goblet and Cup,
Lot # 193 - Coin Silver Goblet and Cup,
American, ca 1840-60. 8.519 ozt. (265 g). Goblet unmarked, 6.5" high x 3.375" diameter at the rim; cup struck with Pure Silver Coin/1 and rooster/T&W/arm and hammer punch for Albert C. Tifft and William D. Whiting, N. Attleboro, MA (w. 1840-66), 2.5" high x 2.5" diameter. (See McGrew 2004: 60) > Item Details
Blanket Chest in Blue and Red Paint,
Lot # 47 - Blanket Chest in Blue and Red Paint,
ca 1800-1830, pine and of dovetailed construction, with moulded edge on lid and at edge of base. With original till and on bracket feet; 24" high x 46" wide x 19" deep. > Item Details
Audubon Havell Edition, Plate XVIII, <i>Bewick's Wren</i>
Lot # 223 - Audubon Havell Edition, Plate XVIII, Bewick's Wren
from Audubon's original edition of The Birds of Americaproduced by hand-colored engraving on woven cotton rag papermarked upper left No. 4 and upper right Plate XVIIIAudubon credit lower left Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S., publisher's credit lower right Engraved, Printed and Colour... > Item Details
Three Pieces Cobalt Decorated New York Stoneware,
Lot # 541 - Three Pieces Cobalt Decorated New York Stoneware,
one incised 3 gallon crock, marked N A White & Son Utica, N.Y., 10.25" high; one incised 2 gallon jug, marked Ithaca, N.Y., 14" high; one 2 gallon jug, marked CORTLAND, 13.5" high. > Item Details
Sereb  Runner,
Lot # 277 - Sereb Runner,
Persia, first quarter, 20th century; 10'4" x 25.5'. > Item Details
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
Sewer Tile Lion Signed <i>H.M. Swords</i>,
Lot # 523 - Sewer Tile Lion Signed H.M. Swords,
American, probably Ohio, 19th century. Recumbent form on oblong plinth with tooled detail, hand-colored features and pleasant expression. Incised 154 and potter's name in script under base; 6.75" high x 9" long x 5" wide. > Item Details
Audubon First Edition Octavo Quadrupeds <i>American Bison</i> Pair
Lot # 225 - Audubon First Edition Octavo Quadrupeds American Bison Pair
companion prints from the first edition published between 1849-54hand-colored on wove paperboth marked upper left corner No. 12 and upper right Plate LVI and Plate LVII, respectivelycredits lower left Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon F.R.S.F.L.S. and lower right Lith Printed & Cold by J.T. Bowen, P... > Item Details
Rococo Revival Lady's Writing Desk, with Balloon Back Chair,
Lot # 433 - Rococo Revival Lady's Writing Desk, with Balloon Back Chair,
mid-19th century, in rosewood with original leather writing surface, attributed to Charles A. Baudouine (New York, 1805-1895); 54" high x 32" wide x 19" deep. Walnut swivel-seat chair, 19" seat height x 33" overall height. > Item Details
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