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Auction Description for Skinner: American Furniture & Decorative Arts
Auction Description:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts

American Furniture & Decorative Arts

by Skinner


901 lots | 899 with images

November 7, 2010

The Heritage on the Garden

63 Park Plaza

Boston, MA, 02116 USA

Phone: +1 617 350 5400

Fax: +1 617 350 5429

Email: info@skinnerinc.com

Painted Maple and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer, probably southeastern Massachusetts, early 18th century, old surface of red paint o...

Lot 1: Painted Maple and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer, probably southeastern Massachusetts, early 18th century, old surface of red paint o...

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Description: Painted Maple and Pine Tavern Table with Drawer, probably southeastern Massachusetts, early 18th century, old surface of red paint over earlier gray paint, (minor imperfections), ht. 26, wd. 42 3/4, dp. 25 1/4 in. Provenance:William Sever House, Kingston, Massachusetts, where it was used on the porch for many years.

Condition Report: Top scratched and worn; great rail below drawer warped.

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Carved Gesso Polychrome Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral, fruit, and bird decorations, original surface, (min...

Lot 2: Carved Gesso Polychrome Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral, fruit, and bird decorations, original surface, (min...

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Description: Carved Gesso Polychrome Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral, fruit, and bird decorations, original surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 19, wd. 9 3/4 in.

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Gesso Polychrome and Gilt Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral and fruit decorations, original surface, (m...

Lot 3: Gesso Polychrome and Gilt Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral and fruit decorations, original surface, (m...

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Description: Gesso Polychrome and Gilt Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, with floral and fruit decorations, original surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 20, wd. 10 in. Literature: The Magazine Antiques, June 1966, "Northern European Export Mirrors: The Evidence and Some Suggestions," by Judith Coolidge Hughes, this mirror is illustrated and discussed, p. 857, figure 4. The author discusses the origin of the term "Cape Cod" mirror, the type associated with the return voyages of American seamen.

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Gesso Vermilion-painted and Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, original surface, (imperfections), ht. 19 1/2, wd. 10...

Lot 4: Gesso Vermilion-painted and Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, original surface, (imperfections), ht. 19 1/2, wd. 10...

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Description: Gesso Vermilion-painted and Carved Mirror, Northern Europe, late 18th century, original surface, (imperfections), ht. 19 1/2, wd. 10 in.

Condition Report: some losses to decorations.

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Small Maple and Pine Table, probably Massachusetts, early 18th century, with bulbous vase and ring turnings, old refinish, (minor im...

Lot 5: Small Maple and Pine Table, probably Massachusetts, early 18th century, with bulbous vase and ring turnings, old refinish, (minor im...

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Description: Small Maple and Pine Table, probably Massachusetts, early 18th century, with bulbous vase and ring turnings, old refinish, (minor imperfections), ht. 21, wd. 31 1/2, dp. 21 3/4 in.

Condition Report: top with crack; stains; was once painted white.

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