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Ring in the New Years Auction!

Fine Americana, art, silver, carpets and more

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WHEN: Saturday, January 5 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
(PREVIEW: Friday Jan 4th from 12-5pm and morning of the sale starting at 8:30am)

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Thank you for visiting our New Year's Auction catalog. If you would like further information or detailed photos of any lots, please inquire. Happy New Year!
Lot 1 
Collection of 18th/19th C. pearlware and early Staffordshire figures, dogs, cats and hunter with dog, 8 pieces, 2.75"H. - 7.5"H.
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 2 
Two early country wall units including a wall shelf in black paint with provenance along with a hanging circular pipe holder, 24"H., 12"H.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 3 
Lot of early cobalt glassware, including decanters, pitchers and glasses, 9 pieces
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 4 
19th C. folk oil on canvas, Marching Civil War Soldiers in Valley Landscape, 8.5" x 11.5"
Lot 5 
18th C. Rhode Island Queen Anne maple tea table with delicate legs ending in pad feet, apron with some figuring, 34"L. x 25.5"W. x 28"H.
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 6 
English porcelain lot: Kings Rose teapot 5"H., Prattware pitcher 5.5"H., with a Castleford sugar 5.5"H. and other pitcher 2.75"H., four pieces (15,18)
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 7 
Two small 19th C. pencil drawings, Delaware House, inscribed lower left "Sketched August 1853", 6.25" x 7.25", with a stencil-style drawing of historic church in Bangor, Maine, inscribed on bottom, 5" x 5"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 7R 
Early Oriental weaving, 3'3" x 11'10"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 8 
18th C. studded leather trunk stamped 1763, with iron engraved hinge lock, 26"L. x 14"W. x 14"D.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 9 
Two early 19th C. miniature portraits, military gentlemen in uniform, 1.75" x 1.5", 2" x 1.75"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 10 
Federal country harvest table scrub pine top with maple base and tapered legs, old surface c. 1800-1820, 78"L. x 29"H. x 15.75"W. (closed) 39.5"W. (open)
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 11 
18th C. CT ladder back chair with good sausage turnings, 17" seat height, 46"H overall
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 12 
Oil on canvas, signed A. Lingquist, Winter Landscape with House and Barn, 25" x 30"
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 13 
19th C. Mount Lebanon Shaker candlestand with snake feet and old paint, 13"Dia. x 25"H.
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 14 
Hand colored etching of The Green in New Haven, Connecticut, with added figures reverse painted on glass, signed and dated J.M. 1831, 5" x 7"
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 15 
Good 19th C. country one drawer farm table, maple base with turned legs and a two board pine top, 82.5"L. x 31"W. x 29.5"H.
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 16 
Oil on canvas board signed A. Lingquist, Winter Landscape with Yellow House, 16" x 20"
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 17 
Country pine bucket bench in old red paint on cut-out base, 39"H. x 22"W. x 12"D.
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 17R 
Oriental silk rug, 4'1" x 6'1"
(Estimate: $400-800 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 18 
Country woodenware lot: sponge decorated knife box, 13.5"L., country pine hanging pipe box, 23.5"H. and a large lapped firkin in old mustard paint, 14.5"H.,14"Dia.
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 19 
Two painted cast iron horse-drawn fire truck toys, ladder truck, 15"L., with a tanker truck, 9.5"L.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 20 
18th C. two-door jelly cupboard in old brown paint, 54.75". x 37.25"W. x 18.5"D.
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 21 
Painted cast iron horse-drawn carriage toy, 15"L. x 5.5"H.
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 22 
Three A.B. Frost gouache and ink wash drawings: illustration for "The Heart of Toil" by Octave Thanet, "Race, You Old Fool, Come Down"; portrait of an old man, signed lower left; and a man doing pull ups, 14.5" x 9" to 16" x 14"
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 23 
18th C. Windsor sack back armchair in old black over early green paint, good proportions, 17.25" seat height, 36"H. overall
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 24 
Oil on canvas of winter landscape signed Gianni Cilfone, "Northern Vermont" with Bethel Inn Exhibition 1944 label on reverse, 22" x 25"
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 25 
Country early 19th C. Federal standing desk in old mustard paint, delicate tapered legs with sectioned interior, 31"H. x 35.5"W. x 17"D.
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 26 
Two early 19th C. miniature portraits of noble gentlemen, 2" x 1.5", 2" x 1.75"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 27 
18th C. Queen Anne mirror with parcel gilt shell carving and old glass, 35"H. x 16.5"W.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 27R 
Room size Heriz Oriental rug, 7'8" x 10'4"
(Estimate: $500-700 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 28 
Three early 19th C. miniature portraits of noble women, woman in yellow dress signed and titled on reverse, "Mlle Montalbert", 2.5" x 2" to 2" x 1.5" (6,misc.)
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 29 
Pair of late 18th C. small portraits of husband and wife, oil on board, 6.5" x 7.5"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 30 
Good Chippendale tiger maple six drawer tall chest on original bracket base ca.1780-1800, 36"W. x 56"H. x 18"D., provenance: estate of Richard Withington estate, Hillsboro, NH
(Estimate: $2000-3000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 31 
Fine Chippendale curly maple slant lid desk on original dovetailed bracket base, 35.5"W. x 41.5"H. x writing height 32", provenance: estate of Richard Withington estate, Hillsboro, NH
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 32 
Two oils on paper board signed A. Lindquist; Wells, VT winter scene, 9" x 11" with a rocky shore landscape, 6" x 8"
(Estimate: $600-900 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 33 
Set of seven 19th c. yellow paint decorated country arrow back Windsor chairs, with grape and fruit motifs, 17" seat height, 34"H.
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 34 
Two early 19th C. miniature portraits, gentleman, inscribed on reverse Henry Watkins b.1777, d. 1844, by Solomon Polack 1757-1839 and a noble woman in hunting costume, 2.75" x 2.5", 3.25" x 2"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 35 
18th C. North Shore style country two-part set-back hutch cupboard, old paint, 75.5"H. x 59"W. x 20.25"D.
(Estimate: $1500-2500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 36 
Two small 19th C. oil on board portraits, young man in profile, 10" x 8"; with a woman with head scarf, 6.75" x 5.25"
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 37 
Early folk art watercolor on paper, two birds, initialed A.E., 7" x 9"
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 37R 
Room size multi-colored Oriental rug, 8'10" x 11'9"
(Estimate: $500-1000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 38 
Oil on canvas, signed lower left J. Williamson 1871 N.Y., The Approaching Storm, Hudson River Valley landscape, 27" x 40"
(Estimate: $8000-12,000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 39 
19th C. pictorial hooked rug, house with figures, 28” X 50”
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 40 
Fine Chippendale block-front mahogany slant lid desk with fitted fan carved interior, c 1770- 1780, 42"W. x 42.5"H. x 21"D. Raley/Fenn prov.
(Estimate: $3000-5000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 41 
18th C. Queen Anne courting mirror with tall crest, in black paint, 24" x 10.5"
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 42 
18th C. Queen Anne maple drop leaf table, ca.1760, with delicate legs, 26.5"H. x 41"L. x 14"W. (closed), 46.5"W. (open)
(Estimate: $600-900 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 43 
Two 19th C. abstract design hooked rugs, 38.5" x 24" and 34" x 21.5" (59,60)
(Estimate: $200-300 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 44 
Rare period brass swing-arm candelabra, 23"H. x 21"W.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 45 
Fine late 18th C. Chippendale two-part corner cupboard in red paint on ogee feet with twelve-pane original glass top and two doors below, 90"H. x 43"W. x 22"D.
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 46 
Two antique Milliners signs, "Miss Ellis, Milliner" brass plaque, 7.5" x 3.75" and a double-sided hanging sign "Mrs. Gorey Millinery" with gilt letters, 14.5" x 17.5"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 47 
Lapped wooden tub with handles and lid, 25.5"Dia. x 15.5"H.
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 48 
Western bronze after Frederick Remington, "Bronco Buster" 17"H. x 15"W., with literature as a limited edition.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 49 
Two early 19th C. miniature portraits, two noble gentlemen, in gold frames, 2.25" x 2", 1.75"Dia.
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 50 
Queen Anne birch seven drawer tall chest on bandy leg frame, Bartlett school, New Hampshire, c. 1800. For similar examples, see Walter Backhofens' "Some Queen Anne Furniture from New Hampshire's Federal Period". 36" case width x 17.75"D. x 67.5"H.
(Estimate: $2000-3000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 51 
Unique 18th C. Queen Anne courting mirror with etched glass and reverse painted decoration, 16.75" x 11.5"
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 52 
Pair of late 18th C. fan back Windsor chairs, 19" seat height x 38"H. overall
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 53 
19th C. oil on board, the trotting mare Nancy Hanks pulling a sulky, 21.5" x 13.25"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 54 
"Cross Keys" painted wooden English trade/pub sign- 34"H x 36"W
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 55 
18th C. Queen Anne tiger maple five drawer chest on bandy legs, 44.25"H. x 37"W. x 18"D.
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 56 
Two early 19th C. miniature portraits, two gentlemen, 2" x 1.5", 2.25" x 2"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 57 
Diminutive 18th C. English Queen Anne mahogany drop leaf table, 30"L. x 28"H.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 57R 
Oriental rug, 10'5" x 13'2" (Ref 112)
(Estimate: $700-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 58 
New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company train crossing sign; "Private Crossing Dangerous, Look Out For Trains", 36" x 24"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 59 
Two sponge decorated trunks, dovetail construction, green and yellow paint, 27"L. x 13.5"D. x 11"H., 14.25"L. x 7.25"D. x 5.5"H. (2,13)
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 60 
18th C. Chippendale mahogany bow front four-drawer chest, Massachusetts, ca.1785, 39"W. x 32"H. x 17"D.
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 61 
Oil on canvas signed Clark (H. Thomas Clark), Woodland Stream, 22" x 30"
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 62 
Fine Chinese porcelain jar converted to a lamp with ormolu mounts, 14"H. (Split)
Lot 63 
18th C. English Queen Anne mahogany one drawer side table, 30"L. x 18.5"W. x 28"H.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 64 
Pair of period brass steeple top andirons with claw and ball feet, c. 1780-1800, 27"H.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 65 
18th C. Queen Anne maple six drawer chest on bandy leg frame, 59"H. x 36"W. x 18.5"D.
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 66 
Good early pen box in green paint with a sweet small size Nantucket basket with swing handle, box 7.5"L., basket 4.5"Dia.
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 67 
Grain painted tall clock, works signed Nat. Hedge, Colchester, 75.5"H. x 19.5"W. x 9"D.
(Estimate: $500-1000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 67R 
Fine Oriental rug, 8'8" x 11'10"
(Estimate: $800-1200 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 68 
Two Hepplewhite mahogany tilt top candlestands on tapered legs, octagonal tops, one with inlay (3,9)
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 69 
Maritime watercolor signed E. Tufnell, "Shenandoah, 1890", four masted clipper ship, 20.25" x 14.25"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 70 
18th C. Queen Anne slant lid desk on bandy legs with fitted interior, 42.5"H. x 37"W. x 18"D.
(Estimate: $1000-1500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 71 
Ship Captain's bone shaving brush with scrimshaw decoration, inscribed "J. McCabe, Ships Master" with American flags and two masted schooner, 3.25"L. closed, 5.5" open
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 72 
18th C. William and Mary stretcher base stool with upholstered seat with a Queen Anne candlestand, old finish, stool 15"L. x 15"W. x 15"H., stand 26.5"H. x 16.5"D.
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 73 
Folk art bed by Stephen Huneck, planes and rocket ships, full/double
Lot 74 
Folk Art nautical diorama with two masted sailboat and lighthouse, painted wooden sails, 27" x 17.5"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 75 
18th C. Queen Anne New England maple highboy with unique carved stocking feet, canted and reeded sides with lambs tongue carving, old brass, Fenn/Raley collection, 74.75"H. x 36" case width x 19.5"D. (matching table see Lot# 76) The Henry Ford museum has a lowboy in their collection with very similar carved features, (possibly Portsmouth NH)
(Estimate: $8000-12,000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 76 
18th C. Queen Anne New England maple swing leg drop leaf table, unusual carved stocking feet, 44.25"L. x 27.5"H. x 48.25"W. leaves open, 14.25"W. leaves closed, Fenn/Raley collection (matching highboy Lot# 75) See a lowboy in the Henry Ford Museum with very similar carved features
(Estimate: $2000-4000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 77R 
Oriental rug, 8'2" x 9'8"
(Estimate: $400-800 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 77 
Two antique pond boats on stands, brass rudder and hardware, 33.5"H. x 34"W., 4.5"D. hull; black/red/yellow painted: 30"H. x 26"W., 5.5"D. hull
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 78 
Two Virginia Webb landscape paintings, Winter Landscape, oil on canvas, 14" x 18", signed lower left; with an Autumn Farm Scene, oil on masonite, 9.5" x 16" signed lower right (1,2)
Lot 79 
Oil on board, Virginia Webb, "Spring Flowers", 16" x 20", signed lower left
Lot 80 
Federal tall clock, case with label of Moses Hazen, (signed Moses Hazzen) Weare, NH, 92"H. x 20.75"W.
(Estimate: $8000-12,000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 81 
18th C. Queen Anne Spanish foot armchair with carved crest and caned seats
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 82 
Brass ship's stick barometer, gimbaled, D. McGregor, Glasgow, 35.5"H.
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 83 
Federal inlaid figured mahogany cellarette on tapered legs with line inlay and side handles, 27.5"H. x 17"W. x 11.75"D., Fenn/Raley collection
(Estimate: $600-900 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 84 
Small antique eagle weathervane, copper with iron head, 18"W.
Lot 85 
Federal inlaid mahogany tall clock signed Hauxhurst and Demilt, New York, 94"H. x 19"W.
(Estimate: $2000-3000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 86 
19th C. American school allegorical oil on canvas, The Grotto, 25" x 30"
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 87 
Federal inlaid sofa with reeded legs, scrolled arms, shell inlay on crest rail and other line inlay, 57"L. x 31"H. x 21"D.
(Estimate: $400-600 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 87R 
Two small Oriental rugs, 2'6" x 4'9" and 2'6" x 4'1"
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 88 
Exceptional 19th C. White Mountain school oil on canvas signed Edmund D. Lewis, View of MT. Washington from the Saco River Valley, 29.5" x 49"
(Estimate: $5000-10,000 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 89 
18th C. sack-back Windsor armchair, old color and good form
(Estimate: $300-500 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 90 
Chippendale cherry blanket chest on bracket base with three real and three simulated drawers, c. 1780-1800, 36"W. x 18"D. x 47.5"H.
(Estimate: $600-900 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
Lot 91 
19th C. oil on canvas, "The Drift Catch on the Neshaminy Creek" by Fenney Mansell, 12" x 16"
(Estimate: $200-400 This lot is sold without reserve; bidding could begin or end at any amount)
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