Lot 21    

Kentucky Blanket Chest with Folk Art Decorations,
Summer Fine and Decorative Art Auction / June 6, 2009
American, likely Mid-Atlantic, ca 1830-1840. A painted poplar blanket chest having large flowers in pots and whimsical decoration. Original paint; 30" high x 57" wide x 20.75" deep.

Condition:  
Third set of hinges, loss to wood on top also no lock.
Sold: $64,625.00
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Venetian Harbor Scene after J.M.W. Turner,
Lot # 487 - Venetian Harbor Scene after J.M.W. Turner,
late 19th-early 20th century, oil on canvas, unsigned, very much in the manner of Turner's Impressionistic style; 33" high x 39.5" wide (sight). > Item Details
Russell & Irwin Cut and Engraved Stand Lamp,
Lot # 68 - Russell & Irwin Cut and Engraved Stand Lamp,
American, ca 1860-70, probably by Russell & Irwin Manufacturing Co., New Britain, Connecticut; 13" high. See Thuro I, 109-c, and Thuro II, 80 and 151, top row, No. 4022 for a facsimile of the 1865 catalog. > Item Details
Peking Glass Elephant Form Snuff Bottle,
Lot # 223 - Peking Glass Elephant Form Snuff Bottle,
Chinese, early 20th century. Snuff bottle in mustard yellow Peking glass carved in the form of a caparisoned elephant, on a fitted piercework carved teak stand; 4.25" high x 2.5" wide. > Item Details
Design of Stained Glass Window  Watercolor,
Lot # 303 - Design of Stained Glass Window Watercolor,
Oshkosh, Wisconsin, ca 1898-1908. An original watercolor design by Wisconsin Art Glass Co.. A photocopy of the original back is attached on verso. Housed in a modern mat and gilt frame; 20.5" high x 7" wide (sight). > Item Details
Watercolor by James Milton Sessions (American, 1882-1962),
Lot # 482 - Watercolor by James Milton Sessions (American, 1882-1962),
American, early 20th century, watercolor on paper, signed and dated 30 lower left, and dedicated to Hitch and Minerva; 14" high x 17" wide (sight). > Item Details
Horse Head Livery Trade Sign,
Lot # 153 - Horse Head Livery Trade Sign,
American, late 19th century. A wall-mounted molded zinc horse head with open mouth, neck with flowing mane; 22" high x 14" wide x 14" deep. > Item Details
Patriotic Eagle Needlework,
Lot # 190 - Patriotic Eagle Needlework,
Chinese or Japanese for the American market, ca 1900. A patriotic eagle needlework appliqué of silk and metallic threads, applied to a cloth background. Housed in a period gilt frame; 18" high x 22" wide (sight). > Item Details
Gray's of Belfast Gold Pocket Watch,
Lot # 373 - Gray's of Belfast Gold Pocket Watch,
Anglo-Irish, ca 1820s, by (John) Gray, partner with Robert Gray, Belfast. Paired 18K gold case, with both cases struck for Chester 1823-24. White enamel dial with Roman chapter ring, seconds subsidiary dial and gold hands. Key wind, key set, chain fusee movement with lever escapement; case approx... > Item Details
French Butcher Block Stand,
Lot # 405 - French Butcher Block Stand,
Fruitwood block, banded with iron braces over a scalloped apron and rising on heavy turned legs. On front, a label reads, "Trussant & Cie/Sainte-Livrade/Lot& Garonne" and deep drawer; 31.5" high x 31.75" wide x 24" deep. > Item Details
Bradley & Hubbard Table Lamp with Art Glass Shade,
Lot # 332 - Bradley & Hubbard Table Lamp with Art Glass Shade,
ca 1920. A cased opaque to iridized amber mushroom shade with combed green decoration, supported on a signed B&H/151 chrome finish Art Deco base; 16" overall height. > Item Details
Horn Spoons, Cups and Other Horn Items,
Lot # 422 - Horn Spoons, Cups and Other Horn Items,
18th and 19th century. Includes: 5 horn spoons;, 9-11" long; 2 cups, 3.5" and 4.5" tall; 3 salts, 3.5" long; snuff box, 2.5" long; fork, 9" long; knife, 8.5" long; and tortoise scoop, 4.25" long. One spoon is engraved on verso WM.BEMIS 1779. > Item Details
Gold Pocket Watch, Thos. Russell, Liverpool,
Lot # 372 - Gold Pocket Watch, Thos. Russell, Liverpool,
English, ca 1866. An 18K gold pocket watch by Thos. Russell & Son, Liverpool/Makers to the Queen (w. 1840-1906). Engine turned case hallmarked for 18K, Chester, 1866-67. Enameled dial #41684 with gold hands, Roman chapter ring and subsidiary seconds dial. Chain fusee movement, key wind, lever escape... > Item Details
Lookout Mountain Civil War View, 31st Ohio Infantry Encampment,
Lot # 258 - Lookout Mountain Civil War View, 31st Ohio Infantry Encampment,
American, late 19th century, oil on canvas. An outstanding panoramic depicting the 31st OVI camped below Lookout Mountain near Chattanooga, Tennessee. There are several inscriptions on the reverse, including one on frame Lookout Mt. From Sketch by A.E. Mathews, 31st O.V.I./ 1864. Other inscription... > Item Details
Impressionistic Summer River Scene by Paul Sawyier,
Lot # 299 - Impressionistic Summer River Scene by Paul Sawyier,
watercolor on paper, signed in the lower left. An impressionistic and intimate view of a female in canoe, drifting lazily beneath a tree, possibly a portrait of "Mayme" Bull, the artist's lover; 12.5" high x 4.5" wide (sight). > Item Details
Hepplewhite Mahogany Four-Drawer Chest,
Lot # 101 - Hepplewhite Mahogany Four-Drawer Chest,
Mid-Atlantic states, ca 1800-1810, mahogany with pine and poplar secondary. Four graduated cockbeaded drawers over a shaped apron and French feet; 36" high x 42.75 wide x 18.5" deep > Item Details
Palace-Size Kashan Rug,
Lot # 367 - Palace-Size Kashan Rug,
Persia, ca 1910, in Manchester wool with natural dyes. A deep red field having a stepped border enclosing shell and floral forms, surrounding a field of an elaborate detached floral design; 12'3.5" x 21'1". > Item Details
Arts & Crafts Sterling Silver Meat Platter and Two Vegetable Dishes
Lot # 435 - Arts & Crafts Sterling Silver Meat Platter and Two Vegetable Dishes
early 20th century, by Shreve & Co., San Francisco. Bowls are #6689, 1.75" high x 11" long; platter is #6257, 2.25" high x 16.5" long. 24.596 ozt. > Item Details
Bennington Two Quart Book Flask,
Lot # 16 - Bennington Two Quart Book Flask,
American, Bennington, Vermont, ca 1849-58. Of yellow ware mottled flint-enamel glaze, no title; 8.875" high x 6" wide x 2.75" deep. See Barret, plate 411-top. > Item Details
Sailor Folk Art  Watercolor,
Lot # 192 - Sailor Folk Art Watercolor,
British or American, ca 1850, watercolor on paper. Sailor depicted with his initialed A.P. sea bags, and caption The Nation's Hope!; 7" high x 5" wide (sight). > Item Details
Regency Caned Footstool,
Lot # 279 - Regency Caned Footstool,
ca 1850, mahogany. Regency footstool with a caned seat, in the form of a miniature settee; 14" high x 22" wide x 8" deep. > Item Details
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