Cutwork, Watercolor and Calligraphy Memorial, Mourning Picture by E. Blackman
Neatly compartmentalized rectangular cutwork picture featuring a central monument inscribed in ink “Stephen Anson. Son of Oliver W. & Lucinda Crocker Born April 29 A.D. 1841 Died June 3 A.D. 1842. This lovely babe so young and fair called home by early doom just came to show how sweet a flower in paradise could bloom”. Central motif features a willow tree, bird and a mourning woman leaning on an anchor. The border is outstanding; featuring cutwork cemetery, gravestones, crosses, and tomb-like corner blocks. Bottom right signed in pen “By E. Blackman”. The work is mounted within an early wood frame in gold and black. (Frame: 22.5 by 20”, sight-size: 15 by 13.25”)
Amazing Carousel Dog………..Sorry, this guy has been adopted!!
Paint Decorated Trunk, Dome Top Box, Original Bright Paint
This paint decorated neoclassical rarity ornamented with arched feathers, drapery swags with tassels, and a meandering vine highlighted with stylized flowers in shades of yellow and green remains in fine condition.
Worcester County, Massachusetts
Circa 1820 to 1830
Dimensions: 12 by 24 by 9.5"
Painting, American Folk, Riverscape, Landscape, Train, Paddlewheel Boat
Anonymous, Circa 1890, Likely New York State
(Re-stretched, modern frame; frame: 22.5 by 18.5”, sight-size: 15 by 11.5”)
Massive Oak Gateleg Dining Table, Best Barley Twist Legs, Pierced Brackets
England, Circa 1680 to 1720
Rectangular top with rounded ends and “D”-shaped leaves on plain apron featuring pierced and scrolled brackets supported by outstanding block and turned legs joined by similarly turned stretchers; the whole resting on robust original feet. Very good old color.
(Dimensions: Opened: H: 29.5"; Top: 57.5 by 62.25")
View of Fort Putnam and Hudson River, Edmund C. Coates, (active 1837 to 1857)
Landscape, portrait, marine & history painter; lived in New York City during active period
Oil on Canvas
(Frame: 35.5 by 30.25”, sight-size: 29.5 by 24.5”)
Highboy, Queen Anne Cherrywood High chest, Original Brasses, Graceful Apron
South Eastern Rhode Island, Circa 1760
Excellent proportions, layout and apron-leg relationship; very nice example
(Excellent condition with only one drawer lip repair; H: 76.25”, top case: 36 by 20”, bottom case: 39 by 22”)
Flask; Bulltown Glassworks, Pictorial, GXIII-39, Sheaf of Wheat & Star, Pint
Bulltown, New Jersey, Circa 1845 to 1860
LITERATURE: American Bottles and Flasks and Their Ancestry by Helen McKearin and Kenneth Wilson, 1978.
Cologne Bottle, Perfume with Stopper, Canary/Amber
Likely Germany or Bohemia, Circa 1850
(H: 5.5”, H with stopper: 8.5”)
Free Blown White Marble Loop Decorated Decanter with Stopper
Likely English, Circa 1850
(Excellent condition; H: 10”, H with stopper: 12”)
Copper Alloy Gothic Candlestick
Five Discoid Knop Form
North West Europe
The long flaring socket having rounded molding at rim is pierced with square extracting aperture above shaft with five interspaced ring turned discoid knops above base featuring a stepped cone within waisted, integral drip base-tray above a flaring skirt. (Dimensions: H: 10.75”)
Gothic Candlesticks, Pair, Pricket, Crenulated Bobeche, Stepped Circular Base
Likely Flemish, 15th or 16th Century
Circular four stage spreading base, the shaft with discoid knops, central pricket within upswept crenulated grease pan; sweet! (Excellent original condition; H: 7.5")
Candlestick, Copper Alloy, Northwest European, Early 16th Century
The bold shaft with two discoid knops; circular slightly spreading base - SOLD
Literature: The Lear Collection, a Study of Copper-Alloy Socket Candlesticks AD 200 – 1700 by Christopher Bangs, pp. 83, number 46.
(Good condition; H: 7.75”, base diameter: 6.25”)