Early Paint

Queen Anne Corner Chair c. 1750-1760

Salmon paint, bold turnings, dynamic curved slats, post-foot separations. All original condition, Connecticut origin.

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Diminutive PA Blanket Chest

Paint decorated deep yellow ochre over lighter yellow ground, c 1840, Pennsylvania. Bracket feet; pine, square head mails, two board top, replacement butt hinges, one corner chip, great decorative antique. Provenance: luminary PA dealer.   19.5″ wide, 13″ tall, 12.75″ deep

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Wonderful Paint Decorated Trunk/Box

This handsome box is of dovetail construction with a rectangular lid over conforming box with original iron handles and hinges.

The exterior is yellow vinegar sponge paint decoration glows over orange paint base, expressive sponge paint decoration with wavy grain and rolled motifs.  Original wrought iron lock and hasp.  Of special appeal for the collector of items in original paint.  Note heart-shaped wrought iron plates on each end. Clean pine interior.

Condition is very fine with only the normal minor dings, mentioned for the sake of accuracy, with the overall condition being excellent. 

 28″ long, 13″ deep, 11″ tall. 

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Painted Candle Box With Key

Large, painted candle box with exuberant sienna graining over yellow ochre. 17″ long. Dovetailed and all original, including lock and key. C 1850, Virginia. 11.3″H x 17″W. Dovetail construction; Fine grain painted-surface all around. Original lock mechanism and key. Note slightly off-center location of escutcheon. Rose-head nails used to secure lock to the pine box.

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Vinegar Paint Decorated Document Box

Vibrant vinegar painted, sponge-decorated box c 1840. 19.25″ long, 13.25″ deep, 8″ tall. Mint. 8″H x 19.25″W. Vibrant sponge decoration. Original brass handle and hinges. Vinegar paint/sponge decoration with outstanding surface. Clean interior.

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Paint Decorated Small Maine Bureau Case

Paint Decorated Bureau Box: Simulated rosewood decoration; replaced leather hinges; pine; Maine, c 1840. Original brass on top. Excellent condition. 6.5" deep, 5.22"H x 12.25"W

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