SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2007
HELD AT THE HILLVIEW COUNTRY CLUB
149 NORTH ST., NORTH READING, MA.
PREVIEW 9 A.M. SALE BEGINS AT 11 A.M.
DIRECTIONS: From Rte. 93 North or South take Rte. 62 east and then take left onto North St. Country Club about 1/2 miles on left. Easy Parking.
SEVERE STORM DATE 2/19/07
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FEATURING: Americana from the Estate of Letitia Todd Howe of Manchester By The Sea,
Items from a Chestnut Hill, MA collector,
Items from Fox Hill Village residence and other fine homes.
American Furniture and Decorative Arts, Paintings, Prints, Silver,
fine Jewelry, Ceramics, Oriental Carpets and other accessories.
FURNITURE: Small maple and curley maple slant-front desk originally from Newington, NH-c.w. 35-1/2", Hepplewhite M. Washington lolling chair w/outstanding shaped crest, rare Chippendale maple child's armchair w/pierced backsplats, diminutive Chippendale four drawer bachelor chest w/original rococo hardware case width 31", Ct. or eastern RI cherry Chippendale slant-front desk case width 38-3/4", Sheraton cherry two part dining table with figured maple frieze, Hepplewhite mahogany inlaid two part tambour secretary ca. l800, Newburyport Chippendale lolling chair, early 19th C Sheraton mahogany sofa, Hepplewhite maple and tiger maple bowfront card table, a variety of late 18th and early 19th C work and nightstands-some in figured maple, Boston Chippendale slant-front desk w/ogee feet, Boston Classical includes I. Vose card table, pair armchairs and (4) sidechairs, country Queen Anne tap table, fine Sheraton mahogany bowfront fluted leg serving table with Portsmouth, NH label, NH tip candlestand with spade feet and old red surface, country single drop leaf dining table w/stretcher base in original paint, NE country chairs including transitional Queen Anne, Chippendale, many ladderbacks, Windsors and others-some in original painted surface, small NH maple four drawer graduated chest on high bracket base, many country items in original paint including stools, bedsteps, boxes, treenware, etc., Chippendale mahogany linen press ca. l760-1780, pair Louis XV antique gilt-carved fauteuils, small carved gothic influenced Empire server, Sheraton northshore chest, VICTORIAN: pair fancy reticulated and laminated rosewood chairs NY ca. 1860, locking post chest, multidrawer cabinet, cherry rolltop desk by Derby, Boston, pair Hepplewhite style Pembroke tables, fine Sheraton sideboard by Kensington Furniture, MODERNISM: glass top coffee table I. Noguchi by Herman Miller, (2) Eames chairs, several Knoll chairs and table, wrought iron marble and tile top tables, 5 0's table lamps, wrought iron lighting, leather and chrome armchairs, etc.
ACCESSORIES: Chippendale Revival grandfather clock with five tubes and three weights marked Bigelow Kennard, Boston, LARGE EARLY LOUIS VUITTON TRUNK, stack of fine English leather luggage, large sampler by Mary Ann Holloway 1827 size 18-1/2" x 17-1/2", STERLING: 88 piece Towle flatware set in "Old Master" pattern, Tiffany and English silver salvers, covered loving cup by Crichton, Gorham, three piece demitasse set, sterling silver large bowl marked Keller and George "Jefferson Cup" weight 66 ozs., other silver American and English, large dressing mirror marked Bigelow Kennard with bright cut work size 16-1/2" x 13-1/2", TIFFANY: gold vase in bronze base height 12-1/4" #158A, Tiffany vase blue/gold height 7-7/8" #U8459, Bradley & Hubbard (6) piece desk set, large bronze and onyx (4) piece desk set, CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN: from mid 18th C throught 19th C including scenic and famile rose decorated pieces, pair choice Rose Medallion tazzas, early Export mugs and tankard, books include leatherbound, old travel guides, scrapbooks, post and trade cards, Russian and other ephemera, (2) stereopticans and cards, STAMP ALBUMS in l lot, Coins in l lot, MANY EARLY COUNTRY ITEMS INCLUDING OUTSTANDING BLUE PAINTED DOUBLE HANDLE BASKET Ex. S. Score, antique doorstops, ROYCROFT "Goodie Box", lamps and sconces, CLOCKS: miniature travel w/case and having ivory painted sides, brass and glass shelf clock, (2) old Meissen figures 1 a.f., Federal picture and other mirrors, Wedgwood, Limoges, Lenox, Spode, Dresden, Staffordshire, Paris, R. Vienna, English scenic and other porcelain and china, Doulton figurines, Mottehedah, GLASSWARE: Carnival--a good selection, old Cut, Red Block, Victorian, colored and Murano Glass, 100's of pieces of interesting smalls and collectibles, textiles and linens, DOLLS: include bisque, china and others.
ART: O/C Still Life flowers by Nell Gertrude Walker Warner s.s. 22-1/2" x 26-1/2", o/b landscape by H. P. Giles 1932, IMPORTANT PORTRAIT OF CAPT. ELIJAH CLARKE 1742-1790 of the Georgia Militia, o/c portrait of young man ca. l840, fine o/c european landscape initialled I.S.D. 14" x 20", ship Sea Dog watercolor by Wm. C. Sully, watercolor F. E. Johnson Ferry Wharf eastport, ME, o/c ship Squam Light 1907, drawings, prints and more including "Whodunit" by Wanda Gag 1944. framed picture 2/9 entitled "Pastorale" by Alton Pickens 1947 size 13" x 24-3/4", early MAP of Asia by F. DeWit, FINE GROUPING OF EARLY MINIATURES INCLUDING watercolors, paintings on ivory, etc.
JEWELRY: 18th C French yellow gold, blue enamel, diamond and seed pearl bracelet (Letitia Todd Howe estate) from the Collection of Lillian Nassau, Ltd. NYC, platnium and gold ladies wristwatch w/approximately 30 diamonds marked Tiffany, yellow gold 18K ring with pearl and diamo nds, Victorian mourning pin with 45 rose-cut small diamonds, 14K y.g. cufflinks, coral pieces, other 14K y.g. cufflinks, pen knives, ladies and men's items in gold and silver sold in large lots, pocketwatches, MEDALS including Gold Star, etc., ORIENTAL CARPETS: old caucasians, oversize semi -antique Sarouk and others from estates, old hooked rugs, etc.
CARL W. STINSON, INC.
Ma. Licenses #140 & #219.
15% buyer's premium.