Annual Maine Summer Auction - August 20, 2012
Folk Art - Decoys

Two (2) important eider drake decoys fresh from Monhegan Island in original paint and condition; early stick decoy with hand wrought iron stake; group of seven (7) eider decoys from Matinicus (some damage to beaks); Mason decoy; pair of more primitive folk art eider decoys (drake and hen); folk art painting of child with dress in original lemon gold frame, along with two (2) other family members in matching frames; rare miniature silhouette pendant with lock of hair, etc., circa 1820-30; early Maine sewn rug with tulip design, found in Waldoboro, Maine, circa 1840; folk art carved wooden frog; fabulous folk art fish weathervane from the Monhegan Boathouse, made with an early lobster buoy with tin fins, etc.; decoy signed Dr. L. H. Champney; several other decoys, etc.; handmade wooden fort; folk art painting by Cissy Buchanan, and much more.

Monhegan Eider decoys

Folk Art weathervane (Monhegan Me)
Early Stick decoy

Dr L H Champney
Mason etc

Folk Art frog

Lot of 7 Matinicus decoys


Early pendant

Cissy Buchanan
Folk Art painting

Early Maine yarn rug

Folk art castle

Bruce Gamage, Jr.
Antique Estate Auctioneer, Maine License #AR480
467 Main Street, Rockland, ME 04841
Tel: 207-594-4963 Fax: 207-594-0674