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Jan162018

Sotheby's Important Americana Auction NYC, January 20, 2018

Here are a few of my favorite things at the Sotheby's Americana Auction this weekend.

Amish Crib Quilt 20th century  Estimate $200 -$300. Sold for $400.

Detail, Federal Settee, possibly Portsmouth, New Hampshire 1810  estimate $6,000 - $12,000.

Sold for $4,000.

Detail, New Jersey Watercolor Fraktur, set of Four, 1804-1809 Sold for $12,500.

Flowing Urn Hearth Rug 1835, New England  Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Passed at $4,000.

Painting by Joseph Whiting Stock 1840  Estimate  $8,000 - $12,000. Sold for $13,750.

Rhode Island Windsor Side Chair c. 1800  Estimate  $5,000- $7,000. Sold for $5,625.

New England Calamanco Quilt, late 18th century  Estimate $6,000 - $8,000. Sold for $9,500.

Detail, Yarn Sewn Table Rug, 1825 New York   Estimate $5,000 - $7,000. Sold for $7,500.

Detail, Revolutionary War Map created 1777, showing East and West New Jersey

Estimate $14,000 -$18,000.

 

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