FINE SUNDAY AUCTION
SUNDAY OCTOBER 30, 11 A.M. W/PREVIEW 9 A.M. HELD AT THE
HILLVIEW COUNTRY CLUB, 149 NORTH ST. NORTH READING , MA .
PROPERTY FROM A CHESTNUT HILL, MA ESTATE -ORIGINALLY FROM GARDINER AND BATH MAINE, ESTATE ITEMS DESCENDED FROM THE JOHN QUINCY ADAMS FAMILY REMOVED FROM "THE LEDGES" ON GERRISH ISLAND, MAINE, PROPERTY FROM LINCOLN, MA. HOME ORIGINALLY FROM THE WOODWARD FAMILY VICTORIAN MANSION "KRISHEIM" CHESTNUT HILL , PENNSYLVANIA , ADDITIONAL ITEMS FROM THE TRULL ESTATE IN LOWELL , MA AND FROM THE DR. BELL ESTATE OF LITTLETON , MA AND PROPERTY FROM A WELLESLEY ESTATE.
DIRECTIONS : From Rte. 93 take Rte. 62 east & left on North St . Country Club about 3/4 miles on left. Food available.
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FURNITURE : Two period New England Chippendale wing chairs, unusual N.E. Hepplewhite corner sideboard, Sheraton mahogany inlaid glazed door secretary sgnd. Thos. Kimball, Bath, also another Sheraton secretary first quarter 19th c, early Queen Anne walnut armchair (alterations), N.E. 18th c slant-front desk, Chippendale, Hepplewhite, Sheraton, Classical and Empire chests, tables, stands and more; VICTORIAN including pair rosewood loveseats attributed to Horner, NY, lge. carved sofa, fruit-carved sofa and matching chairs, chase, marble top dresser, mahogany and oak two door bookcases, Vernis Martin curio cabinet, ebonized aesthetic étagère, Queen Anne style bonnet top highboy, Georgian style leather top library table, large Victorian mirrored armoire, large (2) pedestal dining table and chairs, walnut and mahogany bedroom furniture, lots of other formal and country furniture, hutch, server, tables and much more, Sheraton loveseat and M. Washington cabinet etc.
CLOCKS : (3) fine New England grandfather clocks-1 by Levi Hutchins, another by T. Chandler and the third a wonderful grain painted example w/gilt oak—leaf design on bonnet, Howard type banjo clock, Vict. shelf clock & others.
OUTSTANDING MUSIC BOX IN CARVED MAHOGANY CASE WITH (3) SIX TUNE CYLINDERS IDEAL HARMONIC PICCOLO MARQUE DE FABRIQUE
ORIENTAL RUGS : A fine selection of older estate pieces—a very worthy grouping including semi antique Persian 10’-2” x 13’-9” Bidjar 6’-6” x 10’-4”, antique Kirman 8’-11” x 10’-10”, Sarouk, Bidjar 4’-4” x 7’-3”, Persian 7'-2" x 10'-3", other antique and semi antique room and scatter rugs including fine Caucasians, old Soumac (as is) and others.
SILVER : COIN includes tea and coffeepots by N. Harding, Crosby & Brown pitcher, other early coin, 93 piece flatware set "Hepplewhite" pattern by Reed t Barton, Crosby coin pitcher, group and bagged lots--a very nice selection. Coin Silver tea & coffee service by R. B. Stanwood, Boston.
JEWELRY : Diamond 3 stone ring, other rings, cultured pearls, cameo, 14K hunter’s case pocketwatch, etc.
PAINTINGS : very large watercolor Newbury St. Boston by Paul D, Shea 1982, seascape by J. H. Connaway, fine oval 19th c oil portrait of young woman, landscape o/c attributed to Thomas Chambers 29”x36” a.f., lady by A. L. Merritt, landscape by M.G. Debonnet, other portraits, prints including Wallace Nutting and more.
ACCESSORIES : Pair Argand lamps by Messenger, pair lithopane panels by KPM in original cast iron standing frames, pair bronze candelabra with glass inserts, pair large French fire-gilt bronze figures height 26”, Paris Porcelain vases, handpainted hanging lamp, Jefferson table lamp, other lighting, antique cast iron hitching post, microscope period and decorative mirrors, USS Kearsage ship log, calligraphy book, ladies sword cane, linens, fine crystal, Cut Glass, quantities of quality china and accessories, ship's plaques, Parian, Art Pottery including Fulper, Owens, fireplace equipment, wrought iron floor lamps, Singer "Feather Weight" sewing machine, brass and marble lamp and more, dinner service Spode "Rosebud Chintz" pattern approximately 107 pieces, Rose Medallion, Paris Porcelain and Wedgwood items.
MA. Licenses #219 and #140.
15% buyer's premium.