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Various Framed Portraits on Wax, Metal and Ivory
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
Lot of four includes a miniature wax portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte in a burl frame, a miniature portrait on ivory of a military officer, a miniature was portrait signed J. Rochon (?) and dated 1926, and a metal relief portrait; largest frame 7 x 6 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan
Sold: $584.25
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Sawtooth Diamond Appliqué Quilt
Lot # 342 - Sawtooth Diamond Appliqué Quilt
American (Lancaster Co, Pennsylvania), ca 1850. A quilt featuring a large central appliqué of four flowers in vases in red print fabric set in a white sawtooth diamond which is itself set in a red print sawtooth square, having an inner border featuring bird, flower and corner appliqu&eac... > Item Details
American Watercolor Theorem Painting
Lot # 89 - American Watercolor Theorem Painting
American, 19th century.  A folk art watercolor theorem, housed in original frame, flowers in classical urn; 20 x 14.5 in. (sight). > Item Details
Miniature Earthenware Jugs and Bank
Lot # 252 - Miniature Earthenware Jugs and Bank
American, 19th century. Lot of five includes four jugs and one bank; largest ht. 5.25 in. > Item Details
Folk Art Dragon Stove Pipe Flue
Lot # 319 - Folk Art Dragon Stove Pipe Flue
American, late 19th - early 20th century. A fanciful folk art stove pipe flue in galvanized metal in the form of a dragon with applied legs, tail and spine; lg. 28.25 in.  Probably meant for an interior parlor stove vented through a home sidewall. > Item Details
Folk Art Erotic Surprise Carvings, Plus
Lot # 788 - Folk Art Erotic Surprise Carvings, Plus
American, 20th century. An assembled group of four folk art erotic surprise carvings, each depicting a man, skeleton, or mummy in a coffin or box with a bobbing phallus, PLUS a carved wood and painted gesso doll in a coffin, with blond hair and a pink dress, the coffin having applied molding and a r... > Item Details
Group of Cheese Strainer Baskets
Lot # 507 - Group of Cheese Strainer Baskets
American, late 19th century. A group of cheese straining baskets; largest dia. 17 in. > Item Details
Miniature Chest of Drawers in Walnut
Lot # 810 - Miniature Chest of Drawers in Walnut
American, 19th century. A miniature chest in walnut with original finish, having a rectangular top and paneled case, with one concave projecting dovetailed drawer with interior dividers, over two dovetailed drawers, all rising on turned feet; ht. 18.25, wd. 20.5, dp. 12.75 in.  > Item Details
Galena Redware Jar
Lot # 256 - Galena Redware Jar
American (Illinois), 19th century. A lead glazed and spotted Galena redware jar with incised line detail above the shoulder; ht. 10 in. > Item Details
Group of Portrait Miniatures of Continental Officers Plus
Lot # 456 - Group of Portrait Miniatures of Continental Officers Plus
Continental, 19th century. As assembled group of oval miniature portraits of military officers, one on ivory and two on paper, each in a black painted wood frame, PLUS a reverse painted print on glass of French officers in a landscape in pine frame; largest 4.75 x 3.25 in. (sight). > Item Details
Miniature Paint Decorated Blanket Chest
Lot # 76 - Miniature Paint Decorated Blanket Chest
American, 19th century. A child's paint decorated chest, with arched sides and a shaped front apron; ht. 19, wd. 31, dp. 13.5 in. > Item Details
Hepplewhite Chest of Drawers
Lot # 782 - Hepplewhite Chest of Drawers
American, 19th century. A Hepplewhite chest of drawers in mahogany, having a rectangular top with reeded edge, over four graduated and dovetailed drawers, on French feet; ht. 40, wd. 42.25, dp. 22 in. > Item Details
Floral Appliqué Quilt
Lot # 366 - Floral Appliqué Quilt
American, ca 1870. A quilt featuring four floral appliqués made with green, pink and orange fabric on very finely crosshatched white ground with feathered wreath details, having an appliqué meandering grapevine border  with stuffed grapes, over feathered r... > Item Details
British Scrimshawed Whale's Tooth
Lot # 538 - British Scrimshawed Whale's Tooth
English, 19th century. A scrimshawed whale's tooth engraved on one side with scene of five men in a farmyard preparing to shear a large boar, text underneath reading Great cry and little wool; lg. 7 in. > Item Details
Yelloware Crawfish Match Safe
Lot # 250 - Yelloware Crawfish Match Safe
Probably English, 19th century. A yelloware figural match safe in the form of a lobster or prawn; l. 5.5 in. > Item Details
Child's Ladderback Chair, Possibly Shaker
Lot # 828 - Child's Ladderback Chair, Possibly Shaker
American, 19th century. A child's ladderback chair (possibly Shaker) with old red finish, having knob finials, two notched slats, woven splint seat, turned legs and a box stretcher; oah. 26.25 in.  > Item Details
 Cherry Bow Front Stand, Possibly Union Village
Lot # 145 - Cherry Bow Front Stand, Possibly Union Village
American, 19th century. A cherry stand with poplar secondary of dovetailed and pinned construction, having a one-board top, a bow front with scratch-beaded frieze drawer and brass knob, rising on tapering legs; ht. 28, wd. 18.5, dp. 17.5 in.  The wide drawer and overall construction of this sta... > Item Details
National Fire of Hartford Lithograph with Eglomise
Lot # 692 - National Fire of Hartford Lithograph with Eglomise
American, late 19th century. Oval lithograph pressed to glass with surrounding glass back painted and eglomise lettering advertising National Fire of Hartford; 19.5 x 13.5 in. (sight). > Item Details
Historical Staffordshire Plates of American Interest
Lot # 99 - Historical Staffordshire Plates of American Interest
English, 19th century. An assembled group of historical blue-transfer decorated Staffordshire plates, the first plate depicting the Landing of Gen. Lafayette, the second plate with allegorical figures of America and Independence, both undersides impressed with a crown surrounded by Clews Warranted S... > Item Details
Federal Eglomise Wall Mirror
Lot # 742 - Federal Eglomise Wall Mirror
American, 19th century. A Federal carved mirror in mixed woods, with floral brass bosses, carved and turned columns and fitted with a reverse-painted panel depicting the battle between the USS Constitution and HMS Guerriere; ht. 38, wd. 21.5 in. > Item Details
Fire Department Trivet, Noise Maker and Handbell
Lot # 686 - Fire Department Trivet, Noise Maker and Handbell
An assembled lot of three items, including a fire department brass trivet with hat, hoses and horn, a carved noise maker with turned handle and a brass handbell with turned wooden handle; trivet lg. 9.5 in. > Item Details
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