Drawing for Peter Stauffer Pennsylvania, 2/2/1840
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Central Pennsylvania painted pine dower chest dated 1822, probably York or Dauphin County, initialed CH, the lift lid decorated with two yellow and red philflots, above a case with two arched panels and crescent moons supported by straight bracket feet, 26 1/4" h., 44 1/2" w.
$21,000 Paint-decorated Checkers/Parcheesi Game Board, America, late 19th century, square double-sided painted panel with applied mitered molding, one side painted with a checkers game with a border of colored-segmented lines, and surrounded by colorful diamond chains on a creamy white ground, the reverse painted with a Parcheesi game with polychrome five-point stars in the corners, 16 1/2 x 16 1/4 in. Provenance: America Hurrah, purchased in 1989.
Sold For $ 850 Pennsylvania watercolor and ink on paper award of merit, inscribed verso ''Sarah Rantz her pictore Aug. the 11th 1825'' and stamped by her instructor ''George W. Wadhams'' depicting a blue, red, and yellow duck, 4'' x 5 1/2''. Provenance: Andrew Machamer Collection.