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Results from Recent Auctions at Smith's

Exceptional Thanksgiving Holiday Auction- Fine Americana - Art - Silver - coins- Jewelry - important Native American  (November 25, 2017)

Lot 13: Choice Shaker wood box with accessories, dovetailed construction, old color, interior with kindling till, 27"w. x 24"h. Prov. purchased from the Dr. and Mrs Edward Andrews estate in 1984, as seen illustrated in "Family Circle" magazine 1964 issue - $7,130

Lot 27: 19th C. Shaker, Mt. Lebanon revolving chair, pine and maple, old varnish, 29"H. - $15,525

Lot 55: Exceptional late 19th C. North West carved and painted totem pole, found in the attic of a Hudson River area home, 66.5"H. - $23,000

Lot 71: Watercolor, “Grouse in New Hampshire”, signed A. Lassell Ripley, Vose Galleries label, 19.5" x 29.5" - $13,800

Lot 74: Navajo weaving, 3rd phase, ca.1890, 57" x 69" - $5,175

Lot 91: 1970 Mercedes 280 SE four door sedan, automatic trans., approx. 70K original miles, with extensive records - $9,775

Lot 102: Abraham Lincoln note written Sept. 30, 1861 requesting General McClellan to see pay master, signed A. Lincoln, found in a local estate, 2" x 7.5" - $7,130

Lot 407: 1799 Bust silver dollar - $3,450

Two-Day Florida Estate Auction (Day 2) Sunday  (November 19, 2017)

Lot 6: American 18th C. silver coffee pot by Joseph Smith, Boston. Pyriform on footed base, family crest on side wood handle stamped I.S. in a rectangle, what appears to be original sterling stamp, 13.5"H., 38 troy oz., ca.1770's - $9,200

Lot 22: English Victorian sterling hunting scene pitcher. London 1856 ,made by Richard Hennell, extreme detail of wild boar hunting, 13"H. x 10.75", 59 troy oz - $16,100

Lot 39: Berg & Erickson "Seagull" chair and ottoman for Fritz Hansen, Denmark 1968. Chair 35"H. x 37"W. x 36"D., ottoman 15.5"H. x 23"W. x 19"D., has Fritz Hansen label, and small remnant of Gosta Berg and Stenevik Eriksson label. - $8,050

Lot 43: Philip and Kelvin LaVerne "Kang Tao" coffee table, 46.75"L. x 22 3/8"D. x 17.25"H., signed Philip and Kelvin LaVerne. Patinated bronze low table with patinated mixed metal top. Chinese outdoor court scene, retains strong coloration and patina. - $5,175

Lot 151: Chinese Export silver presentation punch bowl by Hung Chong & Co. Applied dragon handles, chased intricate decoration of Chinese life, buildings, boats, many figures, rural life all in crisp detail. Bowl inscribed "To W.H. Wilkinson Esq. H.B. M.'s Vice Consul on his departure from Chemulpo where they had for three years enjoyed his protection THE CHINESE RESIDENTS as a token of gratitude and a mark of their esteem presented this bowl June 1897", 12" Dia., 17.5" overall, 7.5"H., 62 troy oz., stamped makers mark - $18,400

Lot 156: 18th C. Chinese porcelain 13" punch bowl. Interior decorated with figural interior scene, exterior with figural birds and floral groupings, raised foot, 5.5"H. - $5,750

Fabulous 50th Annual Labor Day Auction  (September 04, 2017)

Lot 22: Good Mid 19th C. memorial on velvet, with inscription: "Sacred to the memory of William Susson, who died Dec. 11 1830, aged 60. 'I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in the truth.' In period stenciled frame with history, 26.5" square - $9,200

Lot 34: Jewelry - Fine antique platinum and diamond bracelet set with approx. 15ct tw with approx. color of I and clarity of VS, 6.75"L., 26.7 grams - $13,800

Lot 200: Group of ten assorted Chinese crystal and rock crystal seals with foo lion motifs, 1.5" to 3" square - $25,300

Lot 216: Gouache on board "Eglise Sous la Neige, Villiers - Sur - Morin (Seine - et - Morin)signed and dated lower right "Maurice Utrillo, V Decembre 1937" with authentication documents signed by Cedric Paillier and Helene Bruneau, 24.5" x 19" - $10,350

Lot 231: Exceptional large size Chinese 19th C. blue glazed and gilt porcelain vase, 32"H. - $19,550

Lot 10: Great 19th C. Folk Art carved and painted grey hound dog #5 with copper collar and number tag, 13" x 60"L. - $8,050

50th Annual Memorial Day Auction!  (May 29, 2017)

Lot 5: Fabulous small Chippendale walnut drop leaf tea table old surface, New England, ca.1770-1780 found in a Thetford, VT. attic, 25.5"H. x 29.5"L. - $26,450

Lot 22: Exceptional Pilot House eagle, 19th C. carved and painted with American shield, fine original condition, 21"H. x 29"W. VT. estate - $6,325

Lot 29: Early 19th C. watercolor on paper, "John Fowler age 43 September 7th 1831" by Joseph Davis, 12" x 10" image - $9,775

Lot 49: Jewelry: Impressive 7.93ct pear shaped diamond set in (tested) 18kt yellow gold, GIA certified #1186242473, J-SI2 w/approx. 1.0 ct tw baguette side stones, size 6.5, 8.2 grams - $57,500

Lot 48: Exceptional 19th C. oil on canvas, autumn landscape signed Wm. Mason Brown, 12" x 18" original gilt frame, from a South Shore MA estate - $21,850

Lot 72: Oil on canvas, Road by the Lake, with Allied Artist's of America 13th Annual Exhibition label on reverse, signed H. R. MacGinnis, 30" x 40" - $6,900

Lot 87: Exceptional 18th C. maple butterfly table with splayed legs and one drawer, old color, 42"L. x 26.5"H. Lillian Blankley Cogan provenance private collection - $12,075

Lot 103: Fine Enfield Shaker round top candlestand, top 13.75", 26"H. in red paint - $5,462

Lot 99A: 1981 Porsche 911 Carrera SC Targa with Approx. 58,000 original miles - $33,350

Lot 99B: Clean 2005 BMW CI convertible, approx. 76K miles, ready for summer fun! - $16,100

Lot 250: Good pair of John Belter rosewood small size Recamier's, Tuthill King pattern, 38"H. x 42"L. - $10,350

Lot 288: Mid Century Harry Bertoia bronze sculpture with Chicago Gallery provenance, 7.75"H. - $10,062

Lot 169: Impressive 4.04 ct round diamond, set in platinum VS quality with approx. 1 ctw diamond baguettes - $14,950

Day 2 - Exceptional 2 Day Florida Estate Auction  (March 19, 2017)

Lot 25: Fine Italian 19th C. micromosaic panel of the "Pantheon” 10.5”H. x 14”W., mounted in original molded wood frame, 16”H. x 19.5”W. overall, mosaic as originally made is inset in iron backing, ca.1920. - $10,925

Lot 41: Emile Gruppe (Am.1897-1978) 20” x 24” oil on canvas of Florida scene, titled “Palms with Pier” depicts the beach and pier at Naples, Florida. Numerous figures on the beach, swimming and hanging out on the pier. Beautiful coloration in sky and water, from his eye to his hand, ca.1950-60. Original period carved frame signed L.R. Emile Gruppe. - $9,200

Lot 79: Louis Phillipe period (1830-34) Sevres porcelain teapot. Painted decoration of flowers, vines and leaves. Carved bone heat separators and handle with brass bale. Blue underglaze Sevres circular Louis Phillipe mark with 1832 date, incised potters marks, overglaze gilt gilders mark, 7”H. x 5”W. - $35,650

Lot 116: 17th C. oil of the Ecstasy of St. Augustine in an impressive hand-carved and gilded frame, 34.75" x 25.5" (image), 60" x 37"(frame), Spanish Colonial, ca.1675. - $6,900

Lot 180: 18th C. European School landscape with figures, oil on canvas in period frame,19.5"H x 25"W and 24.5"H x 30"H frame size - $7,475

Lot 205: Mid-Century amorphic Amoeba cork and wood table, Paul Frankl for Johnson Furniture Co., #5005-395, 47"L. x 36"W. x 15"H. - $5,750