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Results from Recent Auctions at Smith's

Most Important Annual Labor Day Auction  (September 07, 2015)

Lot 210: An exceptional 19th C. Chinese rosewood display cabinet on stand, very detailed carvings throughout, signed on reverse, carved ivory drawers, 39"H x 24"W - $9,000

Lot 249: Important Chinese 19th C. porcelain vase blue under glaze and famille verte, 16"H. family prov. gifted to a petroleum executive in the 1950's - $6,000

Lot 297: Good Tiffany table lamp, green leaded 16", shade marked Tiffany Studios, New York #1436-1, base with great patina marked Tiffany Studios, N.Y. 189-S148 - $10,500

Lot 260: Late 18th C. Italian Neo-Classical inlaid walnut commode with slate top, 45"W x 35"H - $6,500

Lot 222: Jewelry-Lovely strand of natural pearls with a silver topped gold clasp containing a rose cut diamond, approx. .12 ct., the pearls are GIA certified #5171207633 natural with no indications of treatment, ranging in size from 4.64-7.23 mm in diameter, 18 in. long, 19.58 grams, includes the original box. - $9,500

Lot 334: Group of three Chinese carvings, well carved of red coral - 6-6"H - $9,000

Lot 264: Lalique plaque, The Mask, 13" sqaure - $3,500

Most Important Memorial Day Auction  (May 25, 2015)

Lot 12: Jewelry-Stunning 3.05 ct. pear shape diamond ring set in 14kt white gold with approx. .50 ct. tw. of pear shape emeralds, size 8 3/4, 3.2 grams. The diamond is GIA certified #2175120274.- J color, VS2 - $20,000

Lot 21: Jewelry-12-13mm natural button pearl 14ky screwback earrings with approx. .30 ct. tw. of Old European cut diamonds, 8.8 grams. The pearls are GIA certified natural and untreated, report #1176081183. - $24,000

Lot 32: Important oil, still life, signed V. Spala, came to the US shortly after WWII, via the consignor's late husbands family, with catalog. - $24,000

Lot 200: Important life size portrait of George IV by Sir Thomas Lawrence, Prov. Wilstach collection, 78.25" x 48.75", Robbs estate. Accompanying this lot is a 1900 Wilstach catalog where it states the painting is signed, along with the 1954 Freeman's auction catalog stating again the painting is signed. Presently most likely hidden under years of aging. - $35,000

Lot 211: Large oil Parisian fountain scene by Charles Duvent, 1891, 52" x 110.5"L, Robbs estate - $16,000

Lot 212: Large oil Parisian fountain scene by Charles Duvent, 1892, 53.5" x 115", Robbs estate - $30,000

Lot 244: Important Steinway model B grand piano, rare custom art case, ca.1900, with matching bench, Robbs estate - $18,000

Lot 389: Painting on paper by Cheng Dai-Chien, mushrooms - 34" x 17" - $20,000

Lot 37R: Attractive antique floral room size Oriental rug, Heriz type, with pea green field - 9'7" x 12'5" - $17,000

Major Winter Estate Auction  (February 28, 2015)

Lot 121: Fine oil painting of a cotton picker with house in background by William Aiken Walker, 9" x 12", Dummerston, VT. collection - $15,000

Lot 208: Jewelry-Stunning ladies 14kt yellow gold three stone diamond ring with an approx. 1.75 ct. round brilliant center and approx. 1.0 ct tw. side round brilliants, size 7, 4.7 grams. - $9,200

Lot 213: Large pair of oil paintings, Asian motif still life, by Hubert Vos 50" x 34" - $20,000

Lot 295: Set of three modern copper and brass occasional tables, free form, one signed Silas Seandel, 81, graduated in size - $15,000

Smith's 31st Annual Thanksgiving Holiday Auction  (November 29, 2014)

Lot 224: Oil on canvas laid on board, plaque reads Banishment of Hagar, Adrian Van Der Werff - 34" x 28" - $37,500

Major Memorial Day Auction Event  (May 26, 2014)

Lot 19: 1960s mens 18K gold Patek Philippe wrist watch, champagne dial, clean and works well - $6,500

Lot 27: Fabulous Art Deco diamond and sapphire bracelet set in platinum, 6.5L Fabulous Art Deco diamond and sapphire bracelet set in platinum, 6.5L, melee dia.: 107 approx. 3.21ct. tw full cuts, center marquis: approx..67ct. Very Good Cut, two old European cuts: approx. .33ct. TW, calibre cut sapphires; approx. 1.0ct. TW, - $5,500

Lot 35: Fine Federal Boston ladies secretary, mahogany with rosewood cross banding, birdseye panels and ivory escutcheons, c. 1810, Prov. Henry M. Faxton collection - $9,500

Lot 39: Oil painting, New Englands Rocky Coast by George Sotter, 10" X 12" in original frame - $7,000

Lot 44: Choice 19th C. oil painting, sailing ship, "Ship Sam Donning Commanded By R. Sholfield, Brunswick ME" Attrib. to Saml. Walters,30"x44" prov. Henry M. Faxton estate, Exhib Peabody - $15,000

Lot 46: Stephen Huneck folk art sculpture, "From A Dogs Point Of View", carved wood and painted, dated 1989, 91 H - $5,000

Lot 50: Important Stephen Huneck Business Man secretary, purchased directly from Stephen, with provenance and illustrated in Hunecks book - $13,000

Lot 60: Fine Federal MA grandfather clock mahogany case with fluted quarter columns and inlay, rich finish, dial warranted by Wm. Cummens, Prov. Henry M. Faxton collection - $15,000

Lot 200: Exceptional and rare Roycroft cellarette, a spectacular form with original finish, (top) 40" W X 19.5" D, 34" H Provenance consigned by the granddaughter of the original owner, the Mahar Family, quarry owners, Fair Haven, VT. C. 1904 - $70,000

Lot 218: Period Russian bronze horse and rider, signed Eugene A. Lanceray, 10.5 H - $5,250

Lot 235: Exceptional 18th C. Dutch marquetry inlaid burl walnut grandfather clock, kidney shaped bonnet, animated works signed F.L. Dupuis Amsterdam, 96 H, Tariot Estate - $9,500

Lot 259: Pair of Chinese blue and white vases, depicting a five toed dragon, 8 H, Ching mark, Furstner Estate - $5,000

Lot 232: Period French parcel gilt iron console with marble top, early iron work, 50" L X 34" H, Leo and Helen Rogers Estate - $14,000

Lot 249: Pair of Meissen Pate Sur Pate covered urns, 14" H, Leo and Helen Rogers Estate - $8,000