Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Poughkeepsie, NY, United States
DoneSat, Jan 4, 2014 5:00 PM GMT
Country & Primitive Americana Sale
Highlights including an outstanding one owner collection of mostly Native American burl treenware including 5 large burl bowls, many smaller bowls & plates including 1 in original red stain, burl utilitarian objects, a burl carved ornamental heart, etc. - over 50 pieces - Note many pieces listed & photographed in David S. Powers book "North American Burl Treen". Other country collectibles from a Salt Point NY farmhouse, 2 Westchester estates, a Millbrook estate & other Dutchess County NY estates and several New England consignments. Highlights include Hudson Valley cupboards, outstanding Queen Ann corner chair, blanket boxes, work tables, candlestands including a very fine Queen Ann stand, tavern tables including one in original red stain, country chairs, dry sinks, benches, chests of drawers, coverlets, quilts including one shown in the NY American Folk Art Museum quilt show, hand sewn paisley shawl, samplers including several 18th century, early lighting, weathervanes, whirligigs, folk art including 4 walking sticks, decoys, 10 good estate oriental carpets, redware, stoneware, mocha mugs, Waltham banjo clock, two 18th century Pa. stove plates, Native American including effigy box in original paint, 3 chalkware animal figures, 19th century tin horse drawn vehicles in original paint, 2 old cloth dolls, large treenware bowl in original mustard paint, other treenware, early baskets, early iron utensils, civil war soldier ambrotype, cabinet card of Buffalo Bill Cody, plus other early photos, good country artwork including some by listed artists, 2 McKenney & Hall Native American prints, 2 Curtis Native American photos, broadside of Hudson River steamboat to Rhinecliffe, etc.