Antique Hooked Rug, Outstanding Large Area
Rug, Ex Jean Lipman and Bisnoff Collection
New England, 19th Century
Outstanding composition, will establish the theme
and demand attention in any room
Outstanding fine hooked rug worked in brown, beige, rose, olive green and black fabric; the marbleized
pattern within mutable borders. This 51 by 94-inch rug is professionally mounted for horizontal or vertical
display; it is mounted on a frame that folds in-half for portability. Ex collection of Howard and Jean Lipman,
Sotheby’s, November 14, 1981; lot 410. Also, the Claude and Alvan Bisnoff Collection, Northeast Auction,
October 27, 2007; lot 730.
Vintage Folk Art Horse Hooked Rug,
Horse with Hitchhiking Bird
The horse centered by men wearing tall hats; Maltese crosses, variegated ground within
hooked borders. Even fading with all else fine.
(21 by 32”)
Tablemat, Sewn and Applique, Cats, Birds and Floral Motifs
Found in Maine, Anonymous, 19th Century
A pair of cats shown within a garland with red berries centered by neatly compartmentalized floral devices and birds; the whole framed with a border of zigzag tabs. The work is in very good condition, minor thread loss to red flower at left center edge, call for full and accurate description. The matt is professionally mounted for wall display and measures 51 by 32.5”.
Yarn Sewn Rug, Sewn on Linen, 19th Century, Southern Maine
An undulating vine border of tendrils & leaves centers the stippled rectangular center
(Minor imperfections: 35 X 66”)
Previous Offerings or Gone to New Homes
Hooked Rug, Large Flowering Plant with Birds,
Fresh Out of a Cape Cod Home, 1879 - SOLD
(Strong colors, very minor imperfections, attic dry but not brittle; 46 x 22.5")
Hooked Rug, Concentric Rings, Spandrel Corners within Lined Outer Edge
Vintage, very good with only minor repairs - SOLD
(28.5 by 41")
1002-186 - SOLD
Antique Hooked Rug, Fred and Maud, Horses, Folk Art, Mounted Anonymous, Circa 1900 - SOLD
(44 by 24")
606-91 - SOLD
Cat's Paw Hooked Rug, Kaleidoscope of Color
Early 20th Century
Multicolored earth tone palate; cat's paws within undulating border - SOLD
(Fine condition; 40.25 by 27.25")
606-41 - SOLD
Hooked Rug, Woodland Animals and Leafy Motifs - SOLD
Wool on burlap
Beige ground with green-brown and neutral colors.
Dimensions: 65 by 40-inches.
535-35 - SOLD
Hooked Rug, Pink Roses in Center Medallion
Pearl McGown Design
Circa 1950's - SOLD
Wool on burlap
Rose and teal colors, with everything well shaded.
Dimensions: 31 by 70-inches.
535-36 - SOLD
Hooked Rug, "Dreams That Sustain Me"
Mercedes and James Hutchinson Design - SOLD
See Art Underfoot by Kate and Joel Kopp for examples of the couples' work.
Dimensions: 32 by 49-inches.
535-37 - SOLD
Hooked Rug, White Star Variation - SOLD
Rug has a "crazy" squiggly background.
Dimensions: 38 by 43-inches.
535-40 - SOLD
Hooked Rug, Fruit Filled Reticulated Basket
Probably Pearl McGown Design
Circa 1940-50's - SOLD
Wool on burlap and finely hooked.
Dimensions: 33.5 by 25.5-inches.
535-41 - SOLD
Geometric Design in Wool - SOLD
Early 20th Century hooked rug in earth tones, this rug has been nicely restored.
Dimensions: 51 by 29.25-inches.
912-72 - SOLD
Felted Wool Applique Rug
19th Century - SOLD
Hexagon shaped penny rug with cotton back, overall condition very good.
Dimensions: 49 by 43.5-inches.
912-6 - SOLD