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149 Anglo/American School, 19th Century

151 American School, 19th Century

Three Small Character Portraits of Gentlemen. Indistinctly signed with a character or overlapping initials l.r. or l.l. Watercolor on paper, 5 x 8 x 5 in., unframed. Condition: Each mounted on paperboard, minor toning. $600-800

Profile Portrait Miniature of a Young Man. Signed with embossed “GLADDING” in an arch under bust. Watercolor on paper, 4 x 3 in., in a period mahogany veneer frame, with indistinct name inscribed in pencil on back of frame “George M------- Jr.” Condition: Lower bust portion of painting folded under to fit frame, toning, light foxing. $500-700

150 Anglo School, 19th Century Small Profile Portrait of a Young Man Wearing a Cap. Unsigned. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 5 x 3 1/2 in., in a period molded wood frame, the backing paper with a London area framer’s label. Condition: It appears several areas of paint are adhered to the glass, foxing, minor toning. $500-700

152 Attributed to J.M. Crowley (American, 19th Century)

153 Three-color Woven Wool and Cotton Coverlet with Basket of Flowers Motif, Charles Wiand, Allentown, Pennsylvania, 1856, single-piece coverlet with red, navy, and green wool yarns and natural cotton, woven in a design with a large starburst with floral center, bordered on four sides with large baskets of flowers and large blossoms, further bordered on three sides with scrolled foliage, large blossoms, tasseled swags, and fringe, one corner block with inscription “MAKE BY C. WIAND ALLENTOWN 1856,” (scattered losses, light stain), 110 x 98 in. $600-800

Profile Portrait of a Young Man Seated in a Chair. Unsigned. Pencil on paper, 5 x 3 3/4 in., in a period molded giltwood frame. Condition: Toning, foxing, three small tears on left edge. $400-600

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American Furniture & Decorative Arts | Skinner Auction 2680B  

The October 27, 2013 Skinner American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston includes many fine examples of newly discovered furnitur...

American Furniture & Decorative Arts | Skinner Auction 2680B  

The October 27, 2013 Skinner American Furniture & Decorative Arts auction in Boston includes many fine examples of newly discovered furnitur...