Rafael Osona's Annual Auction Catalog 2019 2016 - Page 19

58. QUEEN ANNE CHERRY SLANT-FRONT DESK, New England, circa 1760, opening to form a writing surface and to disclose a fitted interior, above four graduated long drawers on scalloped frame with short cabriole legs. Height 44 in. Width 36 in. Depth 20 in. 59. 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH WOOLIE “PORTRAIT OF A BRITISH MAN-O-WAR”, worked with beaded gunports on a background in shades of blue and white. Together with a printed and embossed trade notice inscribed “Needle-Work: Done by a Sailor, on board the H.M.S Cleopatra on the coast of Africa, Price 100 Guineas”. Both in antique wood frames. 20 ½ in. x 24 ¾ in. & 8 ½ in. 10 ½ in. 60. ANTIQUE MINIATURE CARVED AND PAINTED WOOD FIGUREHEAD STUDY OR SAMPLE, depicting a gent with curled sideburns, long hair, excited eyes, formal coat and vest behind foliage. Height 8 in. 61. NANTUCKET RATTAN WOVEN ROUND SWING HANDLE OPEN BASKET, circa 1850, shaped oak handle riveted on oak stave ears connected to the wood base. Height 6 ½ in. Diameter 9 ¾ in. Provenance: Dr. Hollander Estate Nantucket Basket Collection, Falmouth, MA 16