Blackwood March Auctioneers

3 Southern Avenue, Essex, MA. 01929, Tel: 978-768-6943, e-mail: info@blackwoodauction.com


Janaury 26, 2010 Auction Results
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An Annisquam estate, a Massachusetts estate art collection, paintings from the estate of A. T. Hibbard, together with early furniture, diverse accessories and items not easily found make for an auction sale well worth attending.

Michael March at (978) 768-6943 or Michael@blackwoodauction.com

(Prices reflect 15% buyer’s premium)

1. Gifford Beal etching of a duck hunter, 10 by 12.5 inches, framed. $126.50

2. Lot: 7 pieces of copper and strawberry luster including tea pot and pitchers. $63.25

3. Bullard and Scott Cambridgeport, Mass stone ware crock with cobalt blue decoration.
$63.25

4. Alan Crane lithograph, "Cape Quarry," edition of 50, 10 by 14 inches, framed. $115.00

5. 19th century dry card compass. $120.00

6. Karl Eugene Felix oil on canvas, "Indian Summer," 17 by 30 inches, signed lower right, "K.E.Felix," framed. $230.00

7. Lot of 6 19th century pocket watches including early key wind. $258.75

8. Reynolds Beal etching of a fishing sailboat, 10 by 14 inches, framed. $86.25

9. Early Redware handled jug, 9 inches tall. $143.75

10. Lot of 6 ivory, bone and horn antique canes. $575.00

11. Stow Wengenroth lithograph shore scene, edition of 45, 10 by 16 inches, framed. $258.75

12. Satterly and Mory stone ware crock with cobalt blue decoration in the form of a stylized reindeer. $86.25

13. Red field Persian scatter rug. $143.75

14. 19th century primitive marine scene with square rigged ships unsigned, 20 by 28 inches, framed. $86.25

15. Lot of antique carved wooden and metal headed canes. $373.75

16. W. Lester Stevens oil on board winter landscape, 12 by 13.5 inches, signed lower right,
"W. Lester Stevens," appears to retain the original frame. $1,150.00

17. Lot of 6 19th century pocket watches including early key wind. $172.50

18. Sheraton night stand. $172.50

19. Reynolds Beal etching of fishing sloops, dated 1929, 10 by 13 inches, framed. $201.25

20. Asian demon form bronze incense burner. $287.50

21. *Bertha Mensler Peyton oil on canvas harbor scene, 23 by 31 inches, signed lower right,
" Bertha Mensler Peyton, retains the period gilt frame. Est. $2,000-4,000 $4,370.00

22. Lot of 2 Ezelino Briante oil on board Italian shore scenes, largest is 8.75 by 13 inches, framed. $258.75

23. Early ball foot 2 drawer blanket chest in old red paint. $690.00

24. Early Redware handled jug, 8.5 inches tall. $517.50

25. Cased Boston top hat, case marked "S. K. Green, New York." $51.75

26. Clark Oliver oil on canvas, "Morning in Harbor," 8.5 by 13.5 inches, signed lower right," Clark Oliver 1880," retains ornate 19th century gilt frame. $2,415.00

27. Sheraton carved mahogany 2 part wall mirror. $63.25

28. A. K. Ballard Burlington, Vermont stone ware crock with cobalt blue decoration. $63.25

29. Nathanial Berry oil on board," October in the Roger Williams Park, Rhode Island," 10 by 14 inches, signed lower left, "N. L. Berry, "framed. $316.25

30. Asian bronze vessel with 3 headed dragon. $258.75

31. Red field Persian Oriental scatter rug. $132.50

32. Sheraton mahogany dining table with leaves. $115.00

33. Margaret S. Robinson early 19th century sampler, 15 by 15 inches, framed. $287.50

34. Frank B. Norton, Worcester, Mass. stone ware crock with cobalt blue decoration.
$143.75
35. Clark Oliver oil on board marine scene with ships, 8 by 13 inches, signed lower right, "Clark Oliver 1880,” retains ornate gilt frame. $920.00

36. Pair of carved marble table lamps. $143.75

37. *Vintage 14K gold bracelet with opals and inset Cordova watch.
Est. $1000-$2000. (pass)

38. 18th century ladder back side chair. $57.50

39. William Hogarth engraving, "The Enraged Musician," 14.5 by 16.5 inches, framed.
$28.75

40. Asian scroll with blossoms and dragonfly, 78 by 20 inches. $28.75

41. Gifford Beal etching of dock workers, 10 by 9 inches, framed. $201.25

42. Collection of archaic Indian stone implements and iron tomahawk head. $460.00

43. *Emile A. Gruppe oil on canvas, "Morning, Gloucester Harbor,” 20 by 30 inches,
signed lower right, "Emile A. Gruppe," framed. Est. $5000-$7000 $5,865.00

44. Early pine dough box in old red paint. $172.50

45. 19th century Hudson River School oil on canvas landscape, 17.5 by 25 inches, framed.
$115.00

46. 19th century Japanese ivory carving of a peasant, 6.5 inches tall. $230.00

47. Gordon Grant lithograph dock scene, 10 by 12.5 inches, framed. $115.00

48. Indigenous stone face carving and collection of Indian arrowheads. $28.75

49. 19th century, "Snake in Hand," carved ivory seal, 4 inches tall. $345.00

49a. *A.T.Hibbard oil on canvas Jamaica Vermont landscape with farm, 22 by 30 inches,
signed lower right, "A. T. Hibbard," framed. This painting has been consigned from the estate of the artist. Est. $2000-$4000. $2,990.00

50. Pretty Empire mahogany veneered card table. $86.25

51. Horace Burdick oil on canvas sunset landscape, 16 by 20 inches, signed, "Burdick," lower right, framed. $230.00

52. Lot of 5 carved meerschaum pipes including carved animals, Turk and king marked
Camber, Paris. $115.00
53. Attributed to William H. Titcomb oil on canvas New England homestead scene,
14 by 17 inches, framed. $747.50

54. Sheraton 4 drawer chest. $172.50

55. Lot of 2 soft paste cups: one marked "Present to a Good Boy" and one of strawberry luster. $57.50

56. 19th century Chinese carved ivory card case. $258.75

57. Brian Truelove watercolor of Motif #1, 6.5 by 7.5 inches, signed lower left,
"Brian Truelove," framed. $97.75

58. Rockwell Kent lithograph, "And Now Where," 13.75 by 9.75 inches, framed. $115.00

59. Charles Edwin Lewis Green oil on canvas haying scene, 8 by 11.5 inches signed, "C.E.L.Green lower right, in an ornate period gilt frame. $2,127.50

60. Set of 4 Robert Jarvie Arts and Crafts brass candlesticks, each signed on base, "Jarvie," 11.5 inches tall. $1,322.50

61. Bronze bear sculpture, 7 inches long. $109.25

62. Edward A. Page oil on board marine scene with square rigged ship and weather ship,
7.5 by 11 inches, signed lower left, "E.A.Page," framed. $345.00

63. Grain painted Chippendale blanket chest. $690.00

64. Hollis Robbins Burdick oil on canvas sunset shore scene, 16 by 20 inches, signed lower right, "H. R. Burdick," framed. $28.75

65. 2 sets of early playing cards with 1864 hand written game instructions. $115.00

66. Pretty early 19th century 3 drawer English oak pewter cupboard. $3,220.00

66a. *A.T.Hibbard oil on canvas winter landscape with a brook near Wadesboro Vermont,
22 by 32 inches, signed lower right, "A.T.Hibbard," framed. This painting has been consigned from the estate of the artist. Est. $3000-$5000 $7,360.00

67. Clement Drew oil on board indentified on reverse, ”Wreck of the Schooner
Hesperus on Norman's Woe-1883 by C. Drew, 9 Copeland St. Boston Highlands,”
9 by 12 inches signed lower right, "C. Drew," framed. $575.00

68. Early 19th century pastel portrait of a young woman, 27 by 21 inches, framed. $230.00

69. Gordon Grant lithograph dock scene with schooner, 10 by 12.5 inches, framed. $115.00
70. Early hallmarked 925 silver bull, 4.25 inches long. $103.50

71. Cazimer Laurent oil on canvas Haitian scene, 15.5 by 19.5 inches, signed lower right,
"E. Laurent Fils Casimer," framed. $230.00

72. Charles H. Woodbury oil on canvas cottage scene, 7 by 9.5 inches, signed, "Chas. H. Woodbury” lower left," framed. $632.50

73. Mettlach German stein- pitcher with relief classical scenes, 17 inches tall. $316.25

74. Clark Oliver 1888 Grisaille winter marine scene, 14 by 17 inches, signed lower left,
"Clark Oliver-1888," framed. $632.50

75. C. Scott White 1876 watercolor and gouache wooded landscape, 10 by 14 inches,
signed lower left, "C.Scott White '76," framed. $86.25

76. Mettlach German stein with incised cherub motif. $115.00

77. Anthony Thieme pastel of Motif #1, 9 by 11.5 inches, indistinctly signed lower left,
"A. Thieme," framed. $345.00

78. Lot: 5 19th century gold plated and silver pocket watches by makers: Tremont Watch Co, Waltham, etc. $143.75

79. American School oil on canvas harbor scene with steam ship, signed M. A. Sawyer,
16.5 by 21 inches, framed. $258.75

80. Pair of Arts & Crafts style brass candlesticks, 13 inches tall. $57.50

81. Lot of 19th century Chinese, Indian and western utensils. $86.25

82. Jas F. Murray watercolor Marblehead winter street scene, 12 by 18.5 inches, framed. $86.25

83. Asian cloisonné platter with floral motif, 10.75 inch diameter. $28.75

84. Gifford Beal Rockport Harbor etching, 7 by 8 inches, framed. $86.25

85. Tiffany & Co. sterling silver mug. $172.50

86. Early English hand colored map, 18 by 21.5 inches, framed. $172.50

87. China Trade porcelain vase with figural decoration, 17 inches tall. $115.00

88. Stow Wengenroth moraine breakwater lithograph, edition of 30, 11 by 16 inches, framed.
$431.25
89. Set of 12 800 silver Continental demitasse spoons with mother of pearl handles and matching dessert slice. $230.00

90. A. N. Davis oil on board Gloucester Harbor scene with schooners, 16 by 20 inches, signed lower right, "A. N. Davis," framed. $316.25

91. Set of 12 pewter spoons with rack. $115.00

92. Gifford Beal circus etching, 9 by 11 inches, framed. $172.50

93. Amee Davis oil on board rocky shore scene, 10 by 14 inches, signed lower left,"
Amee Davis," framed. $57.50

94. Lot of 2 marble sculptures, "Paolina Bonaparte" and seated classical nude. $57.50

95. Edward A. Harvey watercolor harbor scene with schooner, 9.5 by 11.5 inches,
signed lower right, "Edward A. Harvey," framed. $115.00

96. Set of 3 Windsor chairs. $11.50

97. Gifford Beal sword fishing etching, 9.5 by 12.5 inches, framed. $172.50

98. Sterling silver letter opener monogrammed, "RCB," 12 inches by 1 inch. $51.75

99. Harold Putnam Browne oil on board view of a castle, 26 by 21.5 inches, signed lower right, Harold Putnam Browne, framed. $172.50

100. Russ Webster oil on canvas Jamaican scene, 16 by 20 inches, signed lower right, “Russ Webster," framed. $172.50

101. Sheraton drop leaf table. $115.00

102. Double sided figural carved wooden mold, 24 by 6 inches. $11.50

103. Grain painted dome top box. $34.50

104. Small accounting desk in old paint. $172.50

104a. 19c dry sink. $287.50

105. Park pinless teeth mold chart with model teeth. $63.25

106. Reynolds Beal marine scene etching, 9 by 14 inches, framed. $115.00

107. Sheraton blanket chest. $115.00

108. Asian porcelain bottle with under glaze frog and insect decoration,
3.5 inches tall. $143.75

109. Cornucopia floral hooked rug. $201.25

110. Harry Truman autographed selective service recognition award. $28.75

111. Salvatori Rossani, Milan-1923 cased violin and bow. $1,667.50

112. Lot of 4 Victorian upholstered chairs. $115.00

113. Margaret Garcia Santa Clara black art pottery vase. $143.75

113a. Mahogany coffee table. $40.25

114. *Cary 12 inch terrestrial globe on stand, before 1836. Est. $1000-$2000 $1,265.00

115. Lot of 2 cottage form cast iron door stops. $63.25

116. Victorian oak hall seat. $460.00

117. Tole tray with peacock decoration, 19 by 24 inches. $74.75

118. Ernest Watson woodblock harbor scene, 10.5 by 9 inches, framed. $230.00

119. Grain painted Sheraton night stand. $143.75

120. 2 sets of 12 19th century pearl handled knives. $51.75

121. American School oil on board Impressionist landscape, 13 by 9.5 inches, signed lower left, "P.S.Lame," framed. $115.00

122. Lot of 10 + arrowheads said to be gathered from Eaton Farm,
North Reading, Massachusetts. $28.75

123. Frederick Tordoff oil on canvas, "Shipping in Boston Harbor," 10 by 18 inches, framed.
$460.00

124. 1950s sailboat wall shelf. $23.00

125. Lieutenant William E. Simmons Task Force 1 4 0 Apollo 8 coin, photos and mementos.
$86.25

126. Lot of Folly Cove Designers placemats and table cover. $201.25

127. Monogrammed oil on board view of Lake Lucerne, 5 by 7 inches, framed. $115.00
128. Sterling silver lot: Foster Co. creamer, bowl with bird motif, ornate scissors and mint julep spoons. $97.75

129. Carved wooden American eagle with motto "Enduring Freedom USA." $373.75

130. Antique Persian Bagface, 22 by 26 inches. $86.25

131. Maple chest of drawers. $11.50

132. Edward Burrill oil on canvas farm kitchen scene, 24 by 20 inches, signed lower left,
"Ew. Burrill,” framed. $345.00

133. Set of 5 F.E.Townsend carved wooden and painted game fish sculptures. $172.50

134. Folk Art wooden flying fish sculpture marked, "Pitcairn Island." $287.50

135. Asian scroll with rooster, 84 by 24 inches. $28.75

136. Classical mahogany secretary desk. $230.00

137. William Lycett 1881 earthenware vase with floral decoration, 16.5 inches tall. $63.25

138. *A. T. Hibbard oil on canvas after Velazquez, unsigned, 52 by 27 inches, from the estate of the artist, framed. Est. $1,000-2,000 $1,035.00

139. Jerush Montez oil on canvas winter landscape, 14 by 30 inches, framed. $28.75

140. Lot: Chinese Rose Medallion small vase and leaf form bowl. $28.75

141. Set of 4 Thulstup Civil War chromolithographs, framed. $46.00

142. Lot: Guidons & Drum banners chromolithographs, largest 17 by 27 inches. $51.75

143. Green art pottery candlestick, probably Hampshire pottery. $28.75

144. Lot of 2 English military chromolithographs including “Alma Forward, 42nd,”
largest 15.5 by 26 inches, framed. $51.75

145. Rand McNally 1912 2 volumes, "The Library Atlas of the World." $63.25

146. Lot of 2 military chromolithographs including “The Royal Horse Guards-1890,”
12 by 18 inches. $51.75

147. Ralph Waldo Emerson autograph "Admit Bearer and friend to Mr. Emerson's lecture," framed at Goodspeed's-1965. $143.75

148. Lot of 2 military chromolithographs including “The Royal Horse Guards-1890,”
12 by 18 inches. $23.00

149. Hollis Robbins Burdick oil on board shore scene with cottage, 12 by 18 inches, signed lower left, "H. R. Burdick," framed. $86.25

150. Lot of 2 English military chromolithographs including “The Kings own Regiments of the Indian Army,” 14 by 10.5 inches each, framed. $51.75

151. John J. Whittier autographed letter, framed in 1965 by Goodspeed's. $51.75

152. Set of 4 English military chromolithographs, 9 by 12 inches, each framed. $28.75

153. Japanese Imari bowl, 10.5 diameter. $40.25

154. Lot of 4 English military chromolithographs, largest, 15 by 10.5 inches framed. $51.75

155. Pair of early ball top brass andirons. $57.50

156. Lot of 6 black and white military prints, framed. 97.75

157. E. W. Knight branded Windsor side chair. $23.00

158. 1891 marine engravings initialed in the plate, "C.W.B." 11.5 by 31 inches, framed. $17.25

159. South West Indian black pottery vase signed Dorita. $201.25

160. M.W. (Peg) Williams watercolor shore scene, 9.5 by 13.5 inches, framed. $57.50

161. Southwest black pottery vase signed San Ildifonso. $201.25

162. Lot of 8 smaller military chromolithographs, framed. $23.00

163. Small 3 drawer chest. $143.75

164. Set of 3 Japanese woodblock print floral scenes, 11 by 7.5 inches each, framed. $28.75

165. “America From Alaska to the Gulf of Mexico,” edited by Professor Geo. R. Cromwell.
(pass)

166. Country Chippendale ribbon back side chair. $63.25

167. 19th century oil on canvas winter cottage scene, 8 by 12 inches, framed. $40.25

168. Stephen Parrish Annisquam River etching, 4 by 6 inches, framed. $63.25
169. N. A. White Utica New York stone ware crock with cobalt blue decoration. $63.25

170. Pair of 19th century oil on canvas view of minstrels. $230.00

171. Alan Crane lithograph, "Winged Fishermen," 11 by 15 inches, framed. $57.50

172. 4 slat ladderback side chair. $11.50

173. Group of 4 19th century side chairs. $11.50

174. Kegalman Brothers marine compass. $51.75

175. Sears Gallagher etching of the Boston State house, 9.5 by 7 inches, framed. $28.75

176. German double headed eagle pressed steel wall sconce. $46.00

177. Victorian lady's chair. $115.00

178. Overlay art glass vase with floral decoration, 9 inches tall. $74.75

179. Sheraton drop leaf night stand. $86.25

180. Red painted wood Saki cask. $11.50

181. Hudson River School oil, 21 by 36 inches, framed. $115.00

182. Nathanial Berry oil on board, "A Glimpse of Ossipee..," 6 by 10.5 inches, signed lower left, "N. L. Berry," framed. $172.50

183. Alan Crane lithograph, "Jaluca market," 10 by 14.5 inches, edition of 50, framed. $258.75

184. Kelvin White compass. $23.00

185. Renaissance style oval floral still life oil on canvas, 32 by 24 inches, framed. $86.25

186. Russ Webster oil on canvas crashing surf scene, 18 by 24 inches, signed lower right,
"Russ Webster." $51.75

187. Master crafters brass and glass mantle clock. $86.25

188. J. B. Batchelder lithograph of Lawrence, Massachusetts, 12.5 by 17 inches, framed.
$40.25

189. 2 graduated porcelain platters with crossed sword marks and fighting cock motifs. $201.25
190. 19th century Eskimo ivory cribbage board, 7 inches, long. $115.00

191. Alan Crane lithograph, "Lobster Pots," edition of 35, 11 by 14.5 inches, framed. $115.00

192. Clover leaf top candle stand. $51.75

193. 19th century Chinese embroidered child's collar. $23.00

194. Pair of Charles Henry Richert oil on canvas portraits, 20 by 16 inches each, signed upper right, "C. H. Richert." $97.75

195. Japanese woodblock print of a pagoda, 14 by 9 inches, framed. $51.75

196. Country swing handled splint basket. $23.00

197. Japanese woodblock print marine scene, 9.5 by 7.5 inches, framed. $28.75

198. American School unsigned watercolor, “Crossing the Grand Banks," 8.5 by 12 inches, framed. $34.50

199. Roseville Art Pottery 2 column bud vase. $40.25

200. Country Sheraton night stand. $34.50

201. Pair of sterling silver bowls with 1881 Liberty dollar insets. $51.75

202. Photograph of the schooner Columbia, 10 by 14 inches, framed. $34.50

203. Pair of Vittorio Guidotti exotic bird watercolors, 12 by 9.5 inches each. $34.50

204. Mayiano Guezada Southwest black art pottery vase. $166.75

205. 1801 engraving of William Withering of the Linnaean Society, 17 by 13 inches, framed.
$11.50

206. Lot of 2 Alan Sloane shore etchings, framed. $28.75

207. Victorian iron and mahogany plant stand. $46.00

208. George Wainwright Harvey harbor etching with schooners, 9 by 6.5 inches, framed.
$63.25

209. Barry Marshall oil on board crashing surf scene, 10 by 22 inches, framed. $28.75

210. Cased Rose Medallion tea pot with cup. $28.75

211. Lot of coin and sterling silver flatware. $51.75

212. Unsigned 19th century oil on canvas sunset landscape, 10 by 16 inches, framed. $23.00

213. Lot: Early tin hot chocolate pot, early iron candle snips and toy horse drawn ice wagon.
$51.75

214. Chinese blue and white earthenware ginger jar. $28.75

215. 19th century lap desk. $34.50

216. Sailing ship hooked rug. $46.00

217. Painted fish decoy. $51.75

218. Pair of Italian modernist lithographs, indistinctly signed, 15 by 18 inches, framed. $86.25

219. Lot: brass bucket and iron kettle. $40.25

220. Stow Wengenroth lithograph church scene, 11.5 by 16.5 inches, framed. $172.50

221. Asian 19th century carved ivory netsuke of a scholar, 1.5 inches tall. $28.75

222. Art pottery tile. $23.00

223. Brass student's lamp and brass oil lamp. $51.75

224. Lot of 3 pieces of old pottery. $17.25

225. Persian red field Oriental carpet. $23.00

226. Early iron fireplace trivet. $51.75

227. 19th century hanging corner cupboard.$172.50

228. Lot of 10 + pieces of copper and other luster. $143.75

229. Pair of bronze Art Deco style sculptures of dancing girls, tallest 19 inches. $172.50

230. Gifford Beal etching of a lobsterman, 6 by 13 inches, framed. $201.25

231. C. A. Murphy oil on board mountainscape, signed lower left, "C. A. Murphy,"
8 by 10 inches, framed. $40.25

232. Tiffany & Co. Brass travel clock. $34.50

233. 19th century oil on canvas sunset scene, 8 by 16 inches, framed. $40.25

234. Pine box. $57.50

235. Turkish scatter rug. $46.00

236. Near pair of ladder back side chairs. $63.25

237. Indistinctly signed oil on canvas harbor scene, 22.5 by 30 inches. $28.75

238. Ben Paulekas oil on board Provincetown beach scene, 18 by 24 inches, framed. $63.25

239. Russ Webster oil on canvas, "Cascais Portugal," 17.5 by 23.5 inches, framed. $189.75

240. Lithophane panel depicting boy and his dog, 6 by 4.75 inches. $28.75

241. Lot of 10 smaller military chromolithographs, framed. $23.00

242. Set of 6 flow blue bowls and platter. $34.50

243. Pair of brass ball top andirons. $51.75


           

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