Home PageAuctionsJanuary 24-25th, 2007, Fine and Decorative Arts

January 24-25th, 2007, Jewelry, Asian, Fine and Decorative Arts


Lot:   1

A FRAMED POLYCHROME PRINT 
Of George Washington, bears signature ll A. Weidonbach, after Gilbert Stuart's Landsdown, PA, portrait. 24"h x 19"w.

Price Realized: $175

Lot:   2

A PRINT ON CANVAS 
Depicting Washington on a battlefield, after Charles Wilson Peale's painting, unsigned. 35"h x 17"w.

Price Realized: $325

Lot:   3

A FRAMED POLYCHROME LITHOGRAPH 
Titled "Young America, Rub-A-Dub-Dub", published by Currier and Ives. Foxing and stains. 13 1/4"h x 8"w.

Price Realized: $60

Lot:   4

A FRAMED PRINT 
Depicting a portrait of a child in a white dress and blue sash, bears signature S.P. (Samuel Phillips) Jackson (English, 1830-1904). 7 1/2"h x 5 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $70

Lot:   5

A FRAMED POLYCHROME NEEDLEWORK 
Depicting a woman surrounded by angels, flowers, and birds, marked "James Taylor, 1847", a paper on verso contains information on family origin and coat of arms, along with two photographs of cemeteries. 11"h x 11 1/4"w. Together with a framed polychrome watercolor and embroidery on silk, depicting a woman, marked Grace Ingersoll, 1807, the verso bears a label. Losses, stains, discoloration, and fading. Approximately 16 1/2"h x 16 1/2"w. 2 pieces.

Price Realized: $375

Lot:   6

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Continental School, depicting a woman at an easel. Repairs and losses. 10 1/2"h x 7 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $175

Lot:   7

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting a naval battle scene, bears signature lr H. Parker. 22 1/2"h x 34"w.

Price Realized: $425

Lot:   8

A FRAMED POLYCHROME NEEDLEPOINT 
Decorated with a house and trees, inscribed lc "Margaret Peara, Aged 13 Years". Fading and stains. 24 1/2"h x 21 3/4"w.

Price Realized: $175

Lot:   9

TWO MODEL FISHING BOATS 
One titled "Hoopers Island Draketail", each signed on the underside Elmer Perry. From 4 3/4"h x 10"w to 9"h x 20 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $100

Lot:   10

A NEOCLASSICAL STYLE INLAID MAHOGANY DOME MANTLE CLOCK 
Cracks and repairs. 11"h x 8 1/2"w x 5"d. Together with an ebony inlaid mantle clock. Cracks, chips, and wear. 11"h x 7 1/2"w x 5"d. 2 pieces.

Price Realized: $125

Lot:   11

A FRAMED POLYCHROME PRINT 
Depicting James McNeill Whistler's "Mother" and a poem by Baroness von Hutten. Fading. Overall 12 1/2"h x 8 3/4"w. Together with a framed polychrome print of a sailing steamer, initialed lr L.T.H (L.T. Holbrook, American, 19th C). Sightline 9 1/4"h x 16 1/2"w. 2 pieces.

Price Realized: $300

Lot:   12

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
In the Continental School style, of an interior scene with figures, bears mark ur E(?) 1883. Losses and repairs. 16 1/2"h x 13 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $275

Lot:   13

A FRAMED POLYCHROME NEEDLEWORK ALPHABET SAMPLER 
Marked Anna Pyne, 1832. Discoloration. 13"h x 6 3/4"w. Together with a framed polychrome alphabet sampler, Marked Amy Stryker, 1799, stains and losses, 14"h x 17 1/2"w, and another unframed alphabet needlework sampler. 3 pieces.

Price Realized: $375

Lot:   14

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Probably English, depicting a landscape with a fallen tree and figures, unsigned, the verso bears paper label, William Rivett (Gainsborough Gallery). 11"h x 18"w.

Price Realized: $450

Lot:   15

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting Thomas Jefferson, unsigned. Crazing and minor losses. 17 1/2"h x 14 1/2"w. Together with a framed oil on canvas, portrait of a gentleman with a white collar, unsigned. Crazing. 15 3/4"h x 19 3/4"w. 2 pieces.

Price Realized: $375

Lot:   16

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting a man smoking a pipe in a tavern, bears signature and date ll F? Dumont, Paris, 1890. Crazing. 17"h x 11"w.

Price Realized: $250

Lot:   17

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting a Spanish gentleman, bears signature ul A d'Ambrossi, the verso bears label from cleaning. Restorations. 31 1/4"h x 25 1/4"w.

Price Realized: $300

Lot:   18

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting soldiers in the snow, bears signature lr Besson. 8 1/2"h x 6 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $325

Lot:   19

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting a barn in a winter landscape, bears signature lr Grossman. 23 1/4"h x 29 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $100

Lot:   20

A FRAMED OIL ON BOARD 
Depicting a courtship scene. 26"h x 20"w.

Price Realized: $150

Lot:   21

A FRAMED ENGRAVING 
Titled "The Village Pastor", inscribed ll W.P. Prith, R.A., inscribed lr W. Holl, Published, April 1, 1853, London, by Lloyd Brothers and Co., bears a Sotheby's lot number sticker on verso. Stains and discoloration. 22 1/4"h x 30 3/4"w.

Estimate: $200 - $300


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Lot:   22

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Depicting a self portrait by John Constable (English, 1776-1837), unsigned, the verso bears a label with title and artist, consigned by D.H. Gordon, Baltimore, MD. Losses and repairs. 29"h x 24"w.

Estimate: $3000 - $5000


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Lot:   23

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Continental School, depicting a portrait of a gentleman in armor, unsigned. Crazing. 25 1/2"h x 21 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $650

Lot:   24

A FRAMED OIL ON CANVAS 
Of a distinguished soldier, bears signature lr Amaral. 22 1/2"h x 18 1/2"w.

Price Realized: $125

Lot:   25

A BLACK PAINTED METAL AND LEATHER MOUNTED MINIATURE HORSE CARRIAGE 
Wear. Overall 19"h x 44"l x 12"w.

Price Realized: $125

Lot:   26

A GEORGE III FIGURED MAHOGANY AND LEATHER INSET SLANT FRONT MERCHANT'S DESK 
English, the uppermost long drawer falls forward to reveal a leather inset writing surface and a deep well with a single shelf. Some patches, replacements, and losses. 47 1/2"h x 40"w x 25"d.

Price Realized: $1000

Lot:   27

A LATE FEDERAL GRAIN PAINTED CHEST OF DRAWERS 
New England. Losses, imperfections to surface, lacks part of one pull. 39"h x 40 1/2"w x 18"d.

Price Realized: $700

Lot:   28

A GROUP OF SIX CARVED AND PAINTED SANTA CLAUS FIGURES 
The undersides marked Vaughn & Stephanie Rawson. Tallest 13 1/2"h.

Price Realized: $150

Lot:   29

A POLYCHROME DECORATED AND CARVED WOOD MAILBOX 
In the form of a house. 16"h x 21"w x 10"d. Together with a carved wood model of a general store, electrified. 12"h x 26 1/4"w x 11 1/4"d. 2 pieces.

Price Realized: $90

Lot:   30

TWO DIMINUTIVE CHERRYWOOD CABINETS 
One with one interior shelf, 17 1/2"h x 14 1/2"w x 8"d, the other with three interior shelves, 24"h x 20 1/2"w x 8 1/4"d. Losses.

Price Realized: $425