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A Fabulous New Year's Auction

Includes the contents of a South Woodstock VT mansion

Can't attend in person? Download an absentee bid form here.

WHEN: Saturday, January 6 from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
(PREVIEW: Friday, Jan 5th 2018 from 11:00am-6:00pm and morning of sale - or earlier by appointment)

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Lot 1 

Early automobile poster, Lancia Auto Torino, "Hommage Fait Par M'le Comte Biscaretti, A La Maison Lancia" 22" x 27.5" image

Lot 2 

18k gold scarab pin set with diamond and sapphires, with articulated wings, 1.75"L., approx. 18.3 grams

Lot 3 

Watercolor on paper, slalom skier in winter mountain landscape, inscribed on reverse "Wasatch Slalom" signed Dwight Shepler, 30.5" x 21.5"

Lot 4 

Two sterling bowls, one 8.5" Dia. with raised floral edge, along with a 10" Dia. example with pierced border, approx. 30.4 toz

Lot 5 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler paint decorated Pilgrim style two over three drawer chest, decorated in the PA. Dutch style, 35"W. x 38"H. x 17"D.

Lot 6 

Antique platinum and diamond pin, approx. 2 ctw, 2" L., approx. 9.8 grams

Lot 7 

Good antique paint decorated pressed tin fish trade sign, 38"L. x 11"H.

Lot 7R 

Oriental scatter rug, 6'2" x 8'11"

Lot 8 

18th C. stretcher base button foot oval top tap table with red stain, 24.5"H. x 25.5"W.

Lot 9 

Oil on canvas, VT mountain landscape, signed Pleissner, inscribed on back by Ogden's wife, "For Martin, with love and happy days, Marion Pleissner", 8" x 10.25", in carved frame

Lot 9A 

Pencil signed Ogden Pleissner fishing print, printed for Angler's Club of N.Y., Ltd. Ed. of 300, 18.5" x 27.5"

Lot 10 

"The Great Woods Collection" paint decorated Queen Anne style lift top blanket chest with painted vine and berry motifs, 37.5"W. x 32.5"H. x 18"D.

Lot 11 

Two modern sterling bowls, Tiffany & Co., 10" oblong example in a modern design, with a round pedestal bowl, 9"Dia., approx. 25 toz

Lot 12 

Two labeled Eldred Wheeler Queen Anne style courting mirrors, one with carved details in scrolled crest, red and green stains, 24.5"H. x 13"W.

Lot 13 

Oil on artist's board, winter landscape with New England farmhouse and barn, signed Thos. R. Curtin, 16" x 20"

Lot 14 

Oil on artist's board, base of Mt. Mansfield in winter, signed Thos. R. Curtin, 16" x 20" in a Husar frame (24k gold finish)

Lot 15 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler Queen Anne style dressing table with inset slate top and fan carved block front drawer, green stain, 31.5"W. x 31"H. x 19.5"D.

Lot 16 

18k yellow gold, emerald and diamond ring, approx. 2 ct oval emerald, approx. 6 grams, ring size 6.5

Lot 17 

19th C./ early 20th C. carved walnut and etched glass Muratti's cigarette store display cabinet, six sides all with original etched glass advertising panels, 38"H. x 14"Dia.

Lot 17R 

Oriental rug, Bokhara, 11'2" x 6'9"

Lot 18 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler child's size Queen Anne style lift top blanket chest with painted berry and vine decoration, 23"W. x 21"H. x 13"

Lot 19 

Oil on canvas, flowering trees in a country landscape with figure, signed "D.F. Hasbrouck - NY 95", 16" x 24" in elaborate gilt frame

Lot 20 

Federal cherry Hepplewhite bow front four drawer chest with period brass and early finish, 40"W. x 36"H. x 17"D.

Lot 21 

Two Tiffany and Co. sterling Revere style bowls, 7.75"D., 31 toz

Lot 22 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler Queen Anne style oval top tap table in green paint along with labeled continuous arm Windsor chair in red stain, two pieces

Lot 23 

Large 19th C. American School oil painting, full length portrait of young blonde hair girl in blue dress with her spaniel, landscape in background, 41" X 31" in birdseye maple frame

Lot 24 

14k white gold multi color sapphire bracelet, pink, blue, green, yellow and orange sapphires, approx. 19.1 grams, 7"L.

Lot 25 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler William & Mary style four drawer chest in Spanish brown paint, 36"W. x 33"H. x 18"D.

Lot 26 

Antique silver tea pot with a fine Persian leaf chased design approx. 17.3 toz, with a small covered bowl, approx. 2.5 toz

Lot 27 

Good oil on canvas, New England country river landscape with cows and figure, signed C.W. Knapp, 20" x 36"

Lot 27R 

Oriental roomsize rug, Heriz 8'5" x 11'6"

Lot 28 

Large ship model, "Norske-Love" three masted warship, under quality custom glass case, 46"W. x 41"H. x 6"D. overall

Lot 29 

Synthetic sapphire and diamond ring, oval sapphire measures 10.5 mm x 12.1 mm, approx. 5.7 grams, ring size 6

Lot 30 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler William & Mary style one drawer tavern table in a blue/green paint, 48"L. x 29"H. x 29"D

Lot 31 

Good watercolor on paper, boat being repaired at dock, signed and dated Paul Sample '55 with reverse showing a watercolor full length portrait of woman, signed Paul Sample, 13.5" x 20.5"

Lot 32 

Antique Negus-NY ship's binnacle with gimbaled compass (Ritchie), in mahogany case fitted with brass, 53"H. x 32"W.

Lot 33 

Lovely 14k white gold bracelet approx. 10 ctw diamonds, 7"L., approx. 18.6 grams (18)

Lot 34 

Antique brass ship's controller, hydraulic telegraph control, Jans London, 18.5"H.

Lot 35 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler Gilpin style comb back armchair along with William & Mary style stretcher base tavern table, both in similar surface, two pieces

Lot 36 

Good antique pond boat with original paint and sails, 24" overall length

Lot 37 

Fine set of Tiffany & Co. "English Kings" sterling flatware, six complete place settings of six pieces, 36 total pieces, approx. 53 toz in original felt bags

Lot 37R 

Oriental scatter rug, 6'3" x 4'1"

Lot 38 

Large unsigned oil on canvas, NH river landscape with cows, Conway Meadows, in rippled frame, 37"H x 60"W

Lot 39 

14k opal pin with diamonds, leaf shaped, 1.75"L., approx. 12.5 grams

Lot 40 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler 18th C. style corner chair in blue/red paint along with labeled William & Mary style diminutive stand with single drawer

Lot 41 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler pipe box with drawer in red paint, 17"H.

Lot 42 

Three 18th C. style chairs, including two Spanish foot examples in green stain, along with red stained Pilgrim chair, three pieces

Lot 42A 

Sweet child's size tiger maple four drawer Chippendale style chest, labeled Eldred Wheeler, 22"W. x 28"H. X 16"D.

Lot 43 

Tiffany & Co. sterling twelve piece dresser set, Moroccan pattern

Lot 44 

14k white gold, sapphire and diamond band, "X" form, approx. 12.7 grams, ring size 6.75

Lot 45 

Good Federal inlaid mahogany two over three drawer chest on French feet, highly detailed line and fan inlays with a butterfly inlay in apron, poplar secondary wood, Baltimore area, Ca. 1790 -1800, 38" W X 40" H X 21" D

Lot 46 

Oil on artist board, art reception in gallery setting, inscribed on reverse, "From Studio of Jerome Meyers at Carnegie Hall, 1951", 11" x 20"

Lot 47 

Fine set of Reed & Barton "Francis I" sterling flatware service for eight, plus serving pieces and other, in fitted mahogany case, 71 total pieces, approx. 84 toz (weighable)

Lot 47R 

Oriental roomsize rug, 12'4" x 9'6"

Lot 48 

19th C. full length oil portrait on wood panel, young girl with flowers, 20" x 14"

Lot 49 

Victorian gold hard stone cameo suite- 2.5" brooch with matching earrings

Lot 50 

Good pair of quality Sherrill Furniture Co. leather and paisley upholstered sofas, 87" L X 35" H X 39" D

Lot 51 

Early 20th C. watercolor, street scene titled "Nantucket" signed Felicie Waldo Howell 1930, 12" x 16"

Lot 52 

19th C. Classical mahogany window seat with carved and rolled swan neck arms, 61" L X 34" H X 20" D

Lot 52A 

Labeled Eldred Wheeler tiger maple Queen Anne style button foot tap table, 24"H. x 24"W.

Lot 53 

Early 19th C. scenic tole decorated serving tray with reticulated border & painted center depicting family at picnic, 27.5"W.

Lot 54 

Large natural aquamarine ring set in 14K yellow gold, approx 14.5 ct oval blue aqua, ring size 7.5

Lot 55 

18th C. carved PA walnut Chippendale lowboy with fluted quarter columns, shell & vine carved center drawer, fan carved knees over claw & ball feet, Phila. area Ca 1760-80's, 32" Case X 29" H X 20" D

Lot 56 

Good 18th C. mahogany Chippendale wall mirror retaining original "John Elliot, Phila." label, 26"H.

Lot 57 

Oil on canvas, NE winter landscape with covered bridge, signed Emile A. Gruppe, 25" X 30"

Lot 57R 

Oriental small room size rug, 9'4" x 6'9"

Lot 58 

An exceptional English Regency large size tilt top breakfast table, exotic plum pudding mahogany with rosewood banding, top 72"L. x 47"

Lot 59 

Pair of 18k white gold pearl and diamond earrings, 6.5 mm pearls with four diamonds each

Lot 60 

18th C. PA walnut Chippendale two-part highboy, case with an arrangement of drawers and fluted quarter columns on claw and ball feet, old brass, 70" H X 42" W X 23" D

Lot 61 

Four piece "950" sterling tea/coffee set, approx. 69.5 toz

Lot 62 

19th C. American School still life, fruit with serving pieces on table, in original frame, 25" x 33", unsigned

Lot 63 

Fine 19th C. large carved and gilt Federal wall mirror with applied grape and vines upper tablet, 46"H. x 23"W.

Lot 64 

Castle pendant, platinum with diamonds, approx. 8 grams, 1.25"

Lot 65 

Federal Mid-Atlantic states walnut eight drawer inlaid chest, case with quarter columns, line and band inlays, 39.5"W. x 64"H. x 20.5"D., ca.1790-1800

Lot 66 

Early paint decorated hobby horse on stanchion, original paint, 45"L.

Lot 67 

"800" silver serving tray with elaborate border, 20"L., approx. 42.5 toz

Lot 67R 

Oriental roomsize rug, 8'7" x 11'9"

Lot 68 

19th C. Federal cherry and birch N.E. cookie corner one drawer stand with most unusual carved and turned legs, 27.5"H.

Lot 69 

14k white gold sapphire and diamond bracelet, 7"L., approx. 26.3 grams

Lot 70 

19th C. PA poplar and pine two-part set-back cupboard with sectional glass door top, lower case with an arrangement of drawers and doors with applied turned columns on bracket base, 57" W X 87" H X 20.5" D

Lot 71 

Large China and glassware service from the Estate of John P. Humes, Ambassador to Austria during the Nixon/Ford Administration, all pieces bearing the Great Seal Of The United States, 110 china pieces and 95 glass

Lot 72a 

Framed document containing letter addressed to John P. Humes from the War Trade Board DC, salary letter dated April 9th 1919 and $1 check addressed to Augustine L. Humes signed by Woodrow Wilson and others

Lot 72 

Vast selection of documents, letters, photos, correspondence and more from the Estate of John P. Humes, Ambassador to Austria during the Nixon/Ford Administration, over 25 albums bearing the Great Seal of The US and initials JPH

Lot 73 

14k gold and carved green jade pin, Asian motif in a Cartier box with what appears to be a Cartier stamp

Lot 74 

Stunning platinum diamond and carved jade necklace, eight carved green jade medallions conjoined with 26 diamond links

Lot 75 

18th C. PA walnut Chippendale tall clock with carved broken arch crest on ogee bracket base, moon phase silvered & gilt dial, 93" H

Lot 76 

19th C. Federal MA mahogany cookie corner work stand with pull-out slide, banded inlaid drawer and reeded legs, 28.5"H.

Lot 77 

13" Black, Starr and Frost sterling vase (no liner) ruffled rim and open work body, approx. 13 toz

Lot 77R 

Oriental scatter rug, 6'1" x 4'1"

Lot 78 

19th C. primitive oil on canvas (laid on board) Niagara Falls, 22" x 28.5"

Lot 79 

Fine 18k white carved jade round pin with diamonds, signed Wise, 1.5"D, approx. 9.2 grams

Lot 80 

18th C. CT carved cherry bonnet top two-part highboy with fan carved drawers in upper & lower case with complimenting pinwheel carvings in central plinth, 82" H X 38" W X 19.5" D

Lot 81 

Antique trade sign, "Ebner's" gilt carved letters mounted on screen, 61"L. x 24"H. overall

Lot 82 

Sweet 19th C. child's size grain painted jelly cupboard, in original decoration

Lot 83 

Oil on canvas, hunting dog in autumn landscape with hunter, Signed E. Petit, 15" X 18" in original frame

Lot 84 

18k white and yellow gold, ruby and diamond bracelet, 7" L., approx. 17 grams

Lot 85 

19th C. dovetailed 48 drawer apothecary in old surface, 69" W X 50" H X 13" D

Lot 86 

Carved and painted Folk Art leopard figure, school of Felipe Archuleta, 54"L.

Lot 87 

Antique child's sleigh along with sled, both in original paint

Lot 87R 

Fine antique roomsize Oriental Persian rug, 15'2" x 11'9"

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