Folk Art 2: Baskets, Artwork, Stoneware

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  STONEWARE CROCK-19th CENTURY-  ATTRIBUTED TO REMMEY 

Salt glaze decorated stoneware crock with 3 floral decorations brushed cobalt blue. Note the incised lines on shoulder. Excellent condition with no cracks or chips. (CETE) 
Height 10 1/2”
List Price:  $675

WINTER SCENE- PAINTED ON SLATE

AN INTERESTING  WINTER FARM SCENE WITH HOUSE, BARN,  SHED AND SNOW ETC. PAINTED ON AN OLD SCHOOL HOUSE SLATE  BOARD.
DIMENSIONS: 13 3/4" X 9 3/4"
LIST PRICE: $115   (TKE)

*MOURNING ART ca:1790

MOURNING ART ca:1790
Rev. Samuel Baldwin Mrs. Hannah Baldwin
Hanover Dec. 4,1784 May 8,1790
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Original Frame
Rev. Samuel Baldwin was born in Sudbury, MA.
Second Pastor First Church Hanover, MA.
Hannah Baldwin maiden name was Cushing
Born in Scituate, MA
List Price: $3000 (LDHETE)

THREE FRAMED GEORGE WASHINGTON POST CARDS.

THREE FRAMED GEORGE WASHINGTON POST CARDS. THE POST CARDS ARE FRAMED SO THAT YOU CAN SEE BOTH SIDES OF THE CARDS. THE CARDS WERE USED AND TWO SENDERS DATED THEIR CARDS 1909 AND 1910. THE CARDS ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH NO WRINKLES, TEARS, ETC. THE FRAME IS WELL MADE AND NEWER.. DIMENSIONS: 12 3/4"L, 6 3/4"H, 1 1/4"D

Price: $50 ( WAS $85)

THEOREM ON VELVET- 19th CENTURY


FROM THE COLLECTION OF KENNETH (KEN) DOUGLAS OLSEN (1921-2010) COMMERCIAL ARTIST AND DESIGNER OF MADISON NEW JERSEY. ARTIST IN THE FOLK ART TRADITION. DISPLAYED AT MUSEUM OF EARLY TRADES AND CRAFTS IN MADISON,N.J.
A ca:1900 theorem on velvet in a beautiful old paint decorated frame with very old glass.
The theorem depicts a basket full of fruit including grapes, peaches cherries, plums etc.
We took the back off in an effort to determine age, wash the glass and established how the theorem was attached (see photos). The theorem is in very good condition. (TKDKE)
Dimensions: 20 3/4” x 18 3/4”; Viewed Area: 16” x 14”
 List Price: $850

PENOBSCAT INDIAN BASKET FROM MAINE

A PENOBSCAT ("PEOPLE 0F THE DAWN") INDIAN BASKET FROM MAINE. THE BASKET IS IN OUTSTANDING CONDITION. (AETE)
DIMENSIONS: 12 1/2"L x 10 1/8"W x 5"H  
LIST PRICE: $425

SET OF 7 NESTED BASKETS

Seven nested baskets made from a common invasive, pervasive, destructive vine (Herbaceous Dicots Family) found in New Jersey among other states. This vine is all over our trees and bushes. You can"t break it with your hands and is strong enough to pull down young trees. However, it makes a great basket  and is almost indestructible.These 7 baskets are extremely  well made, in great condition and measure in size from 8" L, 4 1/2"W x 6 1/2"H (includes handle) to 10 1/2""L  8"W x 11"H (includes handle).(EAR)
List Price: $95

SNAP THE WHIP-WINSLOW HOMER-1836-1910

This is a wonderful print of Winslow Homer's famous 1872 painting Snap the Whip in a magnificent old frame. Dimensions: 9 1/8" x 6 5/8" 
List Price: $60

WATERCOLOR - PAINTED BY HARRIOT PERKINS CRANE 1829

This watercolor is signed on the of the back of the watercolor  "1829 PAINTED BY HARRIOT PERKINS CRANE MOTHER OF HARRIOT CRANE (BLAISDELL). Written in the lower right hand corner " Kiss her if you dare".  Nicely done! Old frame ,possibly the original frame.
List Price: $575 (ADOK)

WIDE MOUTHED TWO GALLON STONEWARE JAR

A nice little stoneware jar with an interesting cobalt floral design and a touch of cobalt blue on the ears. Outstanding condition with no cracks,no chips and no repairs. (EHK)
Dimensions: 8" Diameter, 7 3/8"High
List Price: $165

Hooded Chicken Waterer in Dark Brown Glaze

An attractive chicken waterer in a shiny dark brown glaze. The number 1 is on the shoulder near the finial. Excellent condition. The height is 61/2" and the longest point on the base is 6".(GPD/BOK)
List Price: $95

AN EARLY WOMEN'S SEWING CIRCLE

What is so interesting about this print is that it shows how women met in earlier times to read and discuss books while doing the necessary sewing. Note the quality of the print and the painted  old frame. (CTE)
Dimensions: 22 3/4" x 18 3/4"
List Price: $95

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