The Collection of J. Jefferson & Anne Weiler Miller

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Date of the auction: 25.04.2015

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American watercolor memorial to General George Was

American watercolor memorial to General George Washington, signedM.L.H. 1818, 7 1/2" x 9 1/2". Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:light toning. Overall good

Lot #: 1091

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Watercolor on sandpaper view of George Washingtont

Watercolor on sandpaper view of George Washington at Mount Vernon and the Potomac at sunset, mid 19th c., Washington is depicted holding a document in his right hand, 17" x 22". Provenance: R. H. Wood, 1986. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Period frame

Lot #: 1092

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Shenandoah Valley earthenware pitcher and basin, 1

Shenandoah Valley earthenware pitcher and basin, 19th c., with mottled brown, green, and cream glaze, pitcher - 12" h., basin - 6 3/4" h., 17" dia. For further reference, see Rice & Stoudt,The Shenandoah Pottery, pg. 164. Provenance: Leon Spellman, Sharpsburg, Maryland, 1974. Provenance:The

Lot #: 1093

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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American primitive oil on canvas landscape, late 1

American primitive oil on canvas landscape, late 19th c., with figures picnicking by a river, 15 1/2" x 21". Provenance: Fred Hansen, 1982. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Relined. Sporadic touch up to sky. 4" repaired tear bottom right corner

Lot #: 1094

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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American primitive oil on canvas landscape, late 1

American primitive oil on canvas landscape, late 19th c., depicting a Victorian estate with a pond and rolling hills in the background, signed lower rightG. D. Troth, 20" x 24". Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Craquelure good condition

Lot #: 1095

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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American oil on canvas panoramic townscape, late 1

American oil on canvas panoramic townscape, late 19th c., 24" x 36". Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Touch up throughout sky

Lot #: 1096

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Hudson River School, oil on canvas landscape, 19th

Hudson River School, oil on canvas landscape, 19th c., ofSybil's Cave on the Hudson River near Hoboken, 14" x 18". Provenance: The Stradlings, 1982. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Eight small repaired punctures/tears, other scattered touch ups and top

Lot #: 1097

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Hudson River School, oil on canvas landscape, 19th

Hudson River School, oil on canvas landscape, 19th c., with stag by a river, the stretcher bearing a label for the Ontario female Seminary, Canandaigua, New York, 22" x 27". Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Repaired puncture bottom right. Otherwise very

Lot #: 1098

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Pennsylvania oil on board landscape, mid 19th c.,e

Pennsylvania oil on board landscape, mid 19th c., depicting Benjamin Latrobes Pump House, Old Philadelphia Waterworks, 17" x 26". Provenance: Freeman's Auction, 1982; James Glazer, 1992. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Period frame. Laid down. Significant

Lot #: 1099

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Baltimore album quilt, mid 19th c., with twenty-fi

Baltimore album quilt, mid 19th c., with twenty-five floral and bird appliqu? panels and a swag border, 102" x 102". Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:One loss to a star applique on a corner panel. Surface dirt. Moderate all over staining. Light fraying to

Lot #: 1100

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Vibrant radiant star quilt, 19th c., with a traili

Vibrant radiant star quilt, 19th c., with a trailing vine and berry border, probably New England, 81" x 75". Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Very good condition. No apparent damages or repairs

Lot #: 1101

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Carved and painted pine bust of a woman, 19th c.,5

Carved and painted pine bust of a woman, 19th c., 15" h. Provenance: Rowlands Antiques, Bucks County, 1960. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Old chips along base

Lot #: 1102

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Painted pine double-sided plaque of a Native Ameri

Painted pine double-sided plaque of a Native American, late 19th c., inscribed on beltJos. Liggett Maker 1865, 44 1/2" h. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Missing one hand. Repaired break to top of bow. Holes from mountings

Lot #: 1103

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Pennsylvania redware charger, ca. 1800, with yello

Pennsylvania redware charger, ca. 1800, with yellow wavy lines and green splashes, 14" dia. Provenance: Barry Cohen collection. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Few old rim chips and glaze flakes

Lot #: 1104

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Chester County, Pennsylvania wheel turned footed r

Chester County, Pennsylvania wheel turned footed redware flowerpot, ca. 1830, possibly Vickers or James Pottery, with a ruffled rim and yellow and green slip decoration, 9 1/4" h. For further reference, see JamesPotters and Potteries of Chester County, Pennsylvania. Provenance: Raccoon Creek

Lot #: 1105

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Rare pair of New England painted rectangular dress

Rare pair of New England painted rectangular dresser boxes, mid 19th c., with fitted interiors, both with fruit decorated lids and berry wreath borders, the front of one with an oval landscape with a couple picking apples, the second with two stags and a man fishing in the background, one inscribed

Lot #: 1106

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Adams County, Pennsylvania redware bowl, dated 187

Adams County, Pennsylvania redware bowl, dated1879, signed by the potter Solomon Miller, with manganese splash decoration, 2 3/4" h., 5 3/8" dia. Miller worked at John Bell Pottery for awhile. Provenance: The Stradlings, 1975. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller

Lot #: 1107

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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New England painted basswood dome lid box, early 1

New England painted basswood dome lid box, early 19th c., the lid with large tulip flowers on an ivory ground with a sawtooth border, the front and sides with dotted flowers, 5 5/8" h., 8 5/8" w. Illustrated in FalesAmerican Painted Furniture 1660-1880, pg. 214. Provenance: Harry Hartman, 1997

Lot #: 1108

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Rare North Carolina redware charger, ca. 1810, pos

Rare North Carolina redware charger, ca. 1810, possibly Dennis pottery, New Salem, North Carolina, with a central green and cream slip floral pinwheel with four flowers emanating from it and a border with foliate sprays and trailing vines, 14 1/8" dia. For information and examples, see Hunter and

Lot #: 1109

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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English or Scottish, oil on canvas portrait of a s

English or Scottish, oil on canvas portrait of a salmon, late 19th c., initialedE.V.D. 15 1/4 LBS, 14" x 41 1/2". Provenance: Allistair Sampson, 1984. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Relined. Heavy varnish, some touch up to back is visible

Lot #: 1110

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Large painted fabric wall hanging, 19th c., depict

Large painted fabric wall hanging, 19th c., depicting Union soldiers overlooking Harpers Ferry during the Civil War, 81" x 133". Provenance: Betty Willis Antiques, Marlborough, New Hampshire, 1982. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Rebacked with heavy canvas

Lot #: 1111

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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American carved pine plaque of a Native American,a

American carved pine plaque of a Native American, ca. 1850, 27 1/2" h. Provenance: Henry Coger, 1960. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Surface is old but not original. Losses to feathers. Top third of bow replaced. Repaired breaks to quiver and arm

Lot #: 1112

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania painted pine Weberr

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania painted pine Weber dresser box, ca. 1840, retaining a pristine green surface with floral pine tree decoration, 2 1/8" h., 3 5/8" w., 2 1/4" d. For similar examples, see The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Flack, Pook & Pook, Inc., October 27, 2012. Provenance: Harry

Lot #: 1113

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Pennsylvania folk art painted pine frame, dated 18

Pennsylvania folk art painted pine frame, dated1848, retaining its original red, green, yellow, and black surface, 11 3/4" x 9 3/4". Provenance: Chris Machmer, 1983. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Very good condition. Mirror replaced

Lot #: 1114

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Pennsylvania carved and painted plaque, late 19th.

Pennsylvania carved and painted plaque, late 19th c., of a camel with a stylized tree background, 12" h., 12 3/4" w. Provenance: Don Walters, 1985. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Light expected wear, hole at center of tree, in otherwise good condition

Lot #: 1115

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Lancaster County, Pennsylvania painted pine Weberl

Lancaster County, Pennsylvania painted pine Weber slide lid box, ca. 1840, retaining its original green surface with floral and tree decoration, 3 3/8" h., 6" w., 3 3/8" d. Provenance: Robacker collection; Sotheby's, January 26, 1989, lot 1008. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne

Lot #: 1116

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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David Bixler (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, acti

David Bixler (Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, active 1828-1864), three hand-stamped watercolor drawings of a bird, 3" x 3 1/4", the return of the Prodigal Son, 3 1/2" x 2 3/4", and a Native American woman reading the Bible, 4 7/8" x 3". For similar examples, see the Paul Flack collection, Pook

Lot #: 1117

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Pennsylvania redware charger, mid 19th c., probabl

Pennsylvania redware charger, mid 19th c., probably by Singer, Bucks County, with yellow and green slip decoration, 12 1/2" dia. Provenance: James Kilvington, 1989. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:a couple old rim chips and tight rim hairlines

Lot #: 1118

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Southeastern Pennsylvania redware charger, 19th c.

Southeastern Pennsylvania redware charger, 19th c., with a large yellow and green slip tree, 11 3/8" dia. Provenance: Richard Smith; James Glazer, 1996. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Significant restoration to rim. Other sporadic restoration to

Lot #: 1119

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015

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Pennsylvania or New Jersey redware charger, 19th c

Pennsylvania or New Jersey redware charger, 19th c., with yellow and green slip decoration, 13 1/4" dia. Provenance: Morris Home, 1975. Provenance:The Collection of J. Jefferson and Anne Weiler Miller. Condition:Few old rim chips, wear to surface, 1 1/2" loss to center

Lot #: 1120

Estimate: n. a.

Date: 25 Apr 2015