FULL
SCREEN
     

Lot 787    

Folk Art Painted Artist's Palette Board, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 20th century. A folk art painted artist's palette board depicting a wooded landscape scene with two sleeping rabbits and a red-breasted bird, PLUS a miniature cotton bale with an African American boy eating a slice of watermelon, labeled Dixie / 1905 on one end, PLUS a painted wax rabbit which lifts up to reveal two baby rabbits and flowers inside of a wax basket, PLUS a woven basket with a wood and painted gesso chicken perched inside; palette ht. 15, wd. 12.5 in.

Condition:  
Crack to finger hold of artist's palette. Scratch to paint near rabbits. Chicken basket with some broken splints. Some small chips to wax rabbits.
Sold: $84.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

Unusual Carved Oak Seat with African American Figures
Lot # 882 - Unusual Carved Oak Seat with African American Figures
American, late 19th-early 20th century. An oak oversized seat with an unusual back panel consisting of two African American figures, a female and a male, both having exaggerated features and peering around a fence. The seat rests on squared legs with squared stretchers; oah 36, wd. 28.5, d... > Item Details
Whalebone Oil Cask Measure
Lot # 571 - Whalebone Oil Cask Measure
American, 19th century. An oil cask measure in whalebone with applied metal pieces at quarter marks; lg 35.5 in. > Item Details
Cobalt Blown Glass Tazza
Lot # 6 - Cobalt Blown Glass Tazza
English, 19th century. A cobalt blown glass compote, having a fold-out rim, ribbed stem on a circular base, and with pontil scar; 3.25 in.  > Item Details
Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Couple
Lot # 544 - Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth with Couple
American, 19th century. A scrimshawed whale's tooth depicting a man in military dress extending his hand to receive a letter from a woman, engraved on both sides and on a wooden stand; lg. 6.25 in. > Item Details
Gilt Copper Running Fox Weather Vane
Lot # 314 - Gilt Copper Running Fox Weather Vane
American, early 20th century. A running fox weather vane made from hammered and gilt copper, mounted on a swiveling metal display stand; ht. 20.25, lg. 32 in. > Item Details
<i>Dodge</i> Duck Decoys
Lot # 640 - Dodge Duck Decoys
American. Two carved and painted duck decoys attributed to Dodge Decoy Factory (Detroit, Michigan), one a Mallard and one a Teal Body with leather line tie remains; lg. 17.75 in. > Item Details
Assortment of Teacups and Saucers
Lot # 433 - Assortment of Teacups and Saucers
English, 19th century. A large group of teacups and saucers from various makers: a matching set with Japanese design, each marked Stoke on Trent/Made in/England, an unmarked set with tulip pattern, a matching unmarked set featuring gold bands and transfer print of a ship, a matching set wi... > Item Details
Paint-Decorated Three-Drawer Chest
Lot # 79 - Paint-Decorated Three-Drawer Chest
American, probably Maine, 19th century. A three-drawer chest in pine, the top drawer having a two-drawer facade, the sides boldly scalloped to form the feet with an applied front skirt, retains a paint-decorated surface in shades of brown;  ht. 41.75, wd. 42.5, dp. 20.5 in. > Item Details
Hanging Corner Shelf
Lot # 911 - Hanging Corner Shelf
American, 19th century. A hanging corner shelf in mixed woods, with shaped crest, carved and applied leaf motifs and three shelves; ht. 50.25, wd. 24.5, dp. 12 in. > Item Details
Paint-Decorated Box
Lot # 209 - Paint-Decorated Box
American, 19th century. A paint-decorated box with handle on hinged lid, iron lockplate to front, signed L.M. in paint on front; ht. 10, wd. 18, dp. 11 in.  > Item Details
Midwestern Stoneware Political Jug
Lot # 297 - Midwestern Stoneware Political Jug
American, 19th century. A small stoneware jug with incised Blaine + Logan, commemorating the presidential campaign of James G. Blaine and John A. Logan in 1884; ht. 4.75 in. > Item Details
Three Baskets
Lot # 335 - Three Baskets
Early 20th century group of three woven split oak or hickory baskets; largest ht. 14 in. > Item Details
Paint-Decorated Doll Cradle
Lot # 808 - Paint-Decorated Doll Cradle
American. A paint-decorated doll cradle with faux graining, having shaped sides with a cut out on each, shaped rockers and nailed construction, written in pencil on underside Thanksgiving Day / 1882 / Thanksgiving Party? / Dave Sandes / Grandma Libby took this to Myrtle 1908 / Dave Sandes; ht. ... > Item Details
Pair of Early Lanterns
Lot # 463 - Pair of Early Lanterns
American, early 19th century.  Includes a boxed lantern with wrought iron door latch, as well as a glass framed boxed lantern, tin handle; largest ht. 11, wd. 7.5, dp. 7 in. > Item Details
Miniature Chippendale Blanket Chest
Lot # 332 - Miniature Chippendale Blanket Chest
American, 19th century. A miniature Chippendale blanket chest of poplar with dovetailed construction, having an old finish, having a rectangular hinged lid over conforming case, all rising on bracket feet; ht. 11, wd. 18, dp. 8.75 in. > Item Details
Reverse Painted and Decoupage Decorated Glass Ball
Lot # 768 - Reverse Painted and Decoupage Decorated Glass Ball
American, 19th century. A Victorian glass ball with reverse paint and decoupage decorations; dia. approx. 8 in. > Item Details
A Pair of Pressed Steel Train Cars
Lot # 707 - A Pair of Pressed Steel Train Cars
American, early 20th century. Lot of two includes an unmarked polychrome painted train car with Pay As You Enter stenciled on the side, plus an identical train car in polychrome paint; length 22.5 in. > Item Details
Amish Winter Bonnet for a Child
Lot # 766 - Amish Winter Bonnet for a Child
American, 20th century. An Amish winter bonnet for a child, the exterior in navy blue cotton, the interior with a black velvet lining and two tie ribbons, supported by a turned maple stand; oah. 9.25 in. > Item Details
Western Shaker Chamber Stand in Walnut
Lot # 278 - Western Shaker Chamber Stand in Walnut
American (probably Ohio, Union Village), 1850s. A chamber stand in walnut, having a gallery back, a lift top opening to reveal an interior shelf with a divider, over a paneled door, on turned feet; ht. 28.5, wd. 20, dp. 25 in. Walnut was the preferred wood of Union Village furniture makers. This is ... > Item Details
Miniature of a Gentleman on Ivory
Lot # 459 - Miniature of a Gentleman on Ivory
English, 19th century. A bust-length portrait miniature of a gentleman on ivory in rose gold pendant frame, the reverse with plaited hair and initials DC, set in red painted board hinged case lined in silk and paper; frame 3.25 x 2.75 in. (sight). > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: