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Tag: Leander Allen Plummer II

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    August Americana

    The Queen Anne style began to evolve during the reign of William III of England and was popularized shortly after. The period has also been called “the age of walnut” for the extensive use of walnut wood in English furniture. This decorative style predominantly existed from the mid-1720s through the…

    Staffordshire Green- and Yellow-glazed Covered Cream Jug
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    American Furniture & Decorative Arts

    James Edward Buttersworth was best known for capturing marine settings in his paintings. Often considered one of the best American maritime artists, Buttersworth’s work is highlighted in Skinner’s upcoming American Furniture and Decorative Arts auction. Titled Packet Ship Kennebec in New York Harbor, the available piece depicts the Kennebec and…

    American Furniture & Decorative Arts