~~~~~~~
630-469-5320
558 Crescent Boulevard, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137
info@signofthewhaleantiques.com

~~~~~~~
Home  /  About Us  /  Furniture  /  Folk Art and Textiles  /  Early Smalls  /  Past Sales  /  Blog  /  Links

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Hand cur sheet iron peafowl weathervane silhouette, early 20th century, nice surface, 24" long.

$595

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
19th century theorem on velvet in early gilt frame,  luminous color, very good condition, 16 3/4" x 13".

SOLD
 
 

 

~~~~~~~
Blacksmith whirligig, handmade circa 1920s, wood and metal, all original, 29" x 14" x 26" .

$465
 

Contact us for more information

 
~~~~~~~
Oriental rug, circa 1920-30, excellent clean condition, 75" x 49".


S
OLD


Contact us for more information

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
"The Halloween Party", print circa 1910-20, framed and matted, excellent condition, 17 1/2" x 13 1/2".

$115
 
 
~~~~~~~
American sampler, signed and dated "Mary Lund's Sampler. April 8th, 1824." Great color, condition, and content with small loss to three letters, in an old mortised frame. 16" x 17".

SOLD
 

Contact us for more information

 
~~~~~~~
Framed cut paper hand with woven wool trim, late 1800s, token of engagement, marriage, or anniversary.
6 1/8" x 8 1/8".

SOLD


Contact us for more information

 

 

~~~~~~~
Appliqued quilt in "Flowers in a Bowl" pattern, 1930s, hand quilted with a swag border and chain stitched leaf and bowl detail. Crisp, clean, unwashed and with provenance, 80" x 96".

SOLD
 

Contact us for more information

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Hit or Miss hooked rug with braided border, interesting interior border, excellent color and condition with no losses or repairs, found in Maine,
41" x 48".


SOLD
 
 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Hand-carved group of seven sheep in original paint, each one in a different pose, New Hampshire or Vermont, 1930s, mint condition, 5-6" long x 3-4" tall.

$395
 
 
~~~~~~~
"Pineapple" quilt with triple border, hand-pieced and hand-quilted, muslin back, very good condition, circa 1930, 69" x 98".

$445
 

Contact us for more information

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Charming oil painting of a lake scene with a canoe in the foreground, on a round piece of wood with molded edge and gilt border, Maine, circa 1890, 6 3/4" diameter.

SOLD
 
 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Arcade target gallery, marked "Ithaca" on each piece, early 1900s. 19 1/2" x 12 3/4" x 18" deep.

$495
 
 

 

~~~~~~~
Churn Dash quilt, wonderful striped, plaid, and solid fabrics in blues and browns, circa 1910, excellent condition, perfect for a boy's room, 68" x 82".

SOLD
 

Contact us for more information

 

 

~~~~~~~
Amish crib quilt, heart quilting, circa 1930, ecellent condition, 28" x 39 1/2".

$265
 

Contact us for more information

 

 

~~~~~~~
Horse with wagon pull toy, German, circa late 19th century, total 35" long with back ladder extended. Ladder folds up. Horse is 10" tall x 11" long with original oil cloth tack, mane is intact but tail has been cut. Wagon is 16" long x 6" tall, original paint, no repairs. Horse may have originally been on a platform with wheels.

$695

Contact us for more information

 

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Rare carved swan weathervane,  early 20th century, nicely weathered original dry white paint, great form. See The Art of the Weathervane, MIller,
pp 106-7 for a similar example.
27 1/2" long x 17 1/4" tall.

$1650

 

 
~~~~~~~
Pastel of a puppy, early 1900s, in an early paint decorated frame, 9 1/2" wide x 11 1/2" tall.

$385

Contact us for more information

 

 

~~~~~~~
Wheel of Fortune pieced and appliquéd quilt with heart border, circa 1860-80, St. Charles County, Missouri with provenance, green, blue, red and cheddar, tiny hand applied binding, 92" x 92".

$1895

 

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Prancing horse sheet iron weathervane, first half 20th century, great condition and form, 27 1/2" long x 23 1/2" tall.

$1175

  

Contact us for more information

 

~~~~~~~
Ink and watercolor drawing of babies on a branch, signed and dated " M. H. Dickson 1919".
25 1/2" x 15 3/4". Shadows on images are an artifact of the photography.

$395

 

 

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Folk art hand-carved rolling pin with 20 images including bride and groom, animals, flowers, plants, other symbols, original blue painted handles, circa 1900, 18 1/2" long.

$395

 

 

~~~~~~~
Folk art cricket/grasshopper weathervane, painted wood figure with pegged construction, mounted on 19th century iron rod with large copper ball and directionals,
54" tall x 27 1/2" long without antennae.

$495

Contact us for more information

 

 

~~~~~~~
Chicks and cherries oil on board in gilt frame, signed, circa 1900, very good condition. 10 3/4" x 13 1/4".

$350

Contact us for more information

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Tin anniversary purse bank with brass bail handle, mid 1800s, repair to bottom.
4 3/4" tall x 3 3/4" deep x 5" wide.

$180

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Theorem with pumpkin on paper, gilt frame, signed "Ruth Baumbach," 11" x 9". (Discoloration of background is an artifact of the photography.)

$495

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Marble "mantle memorial", late 1800s, carved with initials "M. E. G." and a bird on a branch. Bottom has the words "made by --(illegible)--".
6" wide x 3 3/8" deep x 2 7/8" tall.

$395

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Mid-19th century oil on canvas portrait of a young boy with his dog, original frame, 31 1/4" x 36", excellent condition.

$5500

 
~~~~~~~
Large folk art painted metal tray, circa 1910, all original, 23" x 27" .

$695

Contact us for more information

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Double-sided sign from Eastford, CT (the inn still exists). General Lyon was the first Union general killed in the Civil War. Heavy plywood in original weathered condition, circa 1920-30.
31 1/2" wide x 48" tall.

$850
 
 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Hooked rug, wool on burlap, circa 1940, found in Pennsylvania, excellent condition, museum mounted. 19" x 38"

$685

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
American oil on canvas landscape, circa 1880, possibly Ausable Chasm in the Adirondacks, replaced frame, excellent condition, 37 1/2" x 27 1/2".

$695

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Hooked rug of cat and kitten, circa 1920-30, excellent condition. 29 3/4" x 18".

$475

 

Contact us for more information

~~~~~~~
Star shaped hooked, shirred and braided rug, mounted for hanging, 34" x 36 1/2", excellent condition.

$795

 

 

 

~~~~~~~
Mason Bluebill duck decoy, premier grade, original paint, 15" x 6" x 7".

$495

 

 

 

 

 


Mason Canvasback duck decoy, challenge grade, original paint, 16" x 7" x 7".

$425

 

 

 

 

 

Mason Mallard hen duck decoy, challenge grade, original paint, 15" x 6" x 7".

$445

 

 

~~~~~~~
Native American lidded storage basket, Maine, circa 1930, alternating yellow splints with salmon and green potato prints, salmon splints on lid, very good condition with one small split on lid.
10" x 6" x 7" tall

$295

Contact us for more information

 

 

~~~~~~~
Oil painting of ships off the New England coast, signed "S.A. Hoody 1903".
31" x 22 1/4".

$835

Contact us for more information

    
~~~~~~~
Red and black painted game board with molding, circa 1900, all original with tiny square head nails.
12 1/2" x 12 3/4" x 1" deep.


$345

Contact us for more information

 
~~~~~~~
Log cabin "Streak of Lightning" crib quilt in navy, black and grey prints, circa 1900, 46" x 56".
(Please note: Quilt hangs square--the wind didn't cooperate as we were taking the photo.)

$245

Contact us for more information

   
 

 

~~~~~~~
Home  /  About Us  /  Furniture  /  Folk Art and Textiles  /  Early Smalls  /  Past Sales  /  Blog  /  Links

 

© 2006 Sign of the Whale Antiques. All rights reserved.