Lot 209    

Portuguese Street Scene by Lowell Ellsworth Smith,
2005, Furniture & Decorative Arts / Feb 3-4
watercolor on paper, signed lower right "LOWELL ELLSWORTH SMITH A.W.S., N.A.W.A." A fine scene in vivid colors; 9.75" x 6.75" (w/o frame); 20" x 17" (w/frame). Lowell Ellsworth Smith (1924- ), born in Canton, Ohio, studied at Miami University of Ohio and the Famous Artists School in Westport, CT; worked primarily as in illustrator until 1960 when he began teaching and painting full time.

Provenance:  
Garth's, April 17, 1998, lot 61


Condition:  
EXC, not removed from frame for examination.
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Lot # 163 - Blue and White "Jewel Box" Postage Stamp Quilt,
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Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Veneered and Inlaid Document Box,
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Frederic Remington Print of Indian on Horseback,
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Painted Child's Table and Benches,
Lot # 410 - Painted Child's Table and Benches,
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Fine Oil on Board of a Young Maiden,
Lot # 502 - Fine Oil on Board of a Young Maiden,
initialed in the lower left A.A. A charming portrayal of a young, European maiden near a well and holding a jug. In a gilt frame; 9.75" x 6.5" (w/o frame), 15.5" x 12" (w/frame). > Item Details
Folk Art Watercolor of Flowers, Heart, & Butterflies,
Lot # 214 - Folk Art Watercolor of Flowers, Heart, & Butterflies,
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Treen Nutcracker and Nutmeg Grater,
Lot # 385 - Treen Nutcracker and Nutmeg Grater,
turned hardwood, both with cross-hatching, geometric carving, and a fine patina; 9" and 3" long. > Item Details
Steam Engine Model,
Lot # 11 - Steam Engine Model,
brass and cast iron, marked on the boiler WEEDEN TRADE MARK REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. Boiler is connected to a an arm that drives a wheel; 5.5" high 7" wide x 5.75" deep. > Item Details
Three Chinoiserie Boxes,
Lot # 354 - Three Chinoiserie Boxes,
the first a sliding lid box with its original yellow paint with gilt and lacquer decoration on the lid consisting of 2 Chinese figures; 2.25" high x 9" wide x 3.75" deep. The second is a sliding lid box with applied paper decoration in the Chinese style; 4.5" high x 6.5" wide x 4.5" deep. The thir... > Item Details
John Rogers-Style Sculpture, <i>Innocence Protected</i>,
Lot # 195 - John Rogers-Style Sculpture, Innocence Protected,
painted plaster, titled on the base. In the style of John Rogers, though this example is of a classical scene, a subject Rogers generally rejected. He preferred humorous genre scenes. Appears to retain its original painted surface; 21" high. > Item Details
Green and Red Applique Quilt with Oak Leaves,
Lot # 173 - Green and Red Applique Quilt with Oak Leaves,
designed for poster bed, appliqued oak leaves with flowering vine border along three sides in red and lightly-patterned green on sixteen pieced blocks, hand-quilted; 84.5" x 79". > Item Details
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Lot # 508 - The Cavalier by Arie J. Lamme,
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Lot of Nine Kentucky Coin Silver Spoons,
Lot # 428 - Lot of Nine Kentucky Coin Silver Spoons,
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Kentucky Folk Art Painted Bowl,
Lot # 299 - Kentucky Folk Art Painted Bowl,
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Fine Miniature Portrait of Madame Vigee Lebrun and Her Daughter after LeBrun,
Lot # 324 - Fine Miniature Portrait of Madame Vigee Lebrun and Her Daughter after LeBrun,
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Early Child's Rocker in Old Blue Paint,
Lot # 411 - Early Child's Rocker in Old Blue Paint,
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Whimsical Folk Art Sculpture in Bottle,
Lot # 494 - Whimsical Folk Art Sculpture in Bottle,
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Early Signed Pantry Box in Original Paint,
Lot # 471 - Early Signed Pantry Box in Original Paint,
bentwood, with fine, old, green paint. The lid is marked 3 times J.C. Swan. Found in Zoar, Ohio; 2.75" high x 6.75" diameter. > Item Details
Folk Art Carved Santa,
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