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STUART HOLMAN'S
WINTER AUCTION OF FINE ANTIQUES & ART

FINE FURNITURE AND ACCESSORIES

Elegant 18th Century Cherry Lowboy, probably CT, beautifully sculpted legs, carved edge drawer fronts with early bail pulls, notched skirt with 2 hanging finials, deeply carved shell accent to center drawer, 2-board top, rich honey color, some minor surface inset repairs, old finish not original, lovely overall condition, 34"w x 24"d x 31"h, A Wonderful Early Lowboy;   

Two French marble-top sideboards by Gouffe Jeune:
Antique French marble top sideboard, fully burled and inlaid with a variety of woods, ormolu mounted hardware with drop-wreath pulls, corners with fruit, blossoms and scrolling and impressive flaming urn with draped blossoms to center front panel. Matched beveled glass and mirror-backed standing cabinets to upper bout with ormolu-mounted center mirror, elegant mottled marble top of cream and deep gray with lavender and violet highlights, 58"w x 76"h x 18"d;

Antique French marble top sideboard, fully burled and inlaid with a variety of woods, ormolu mounted hardware with drop-wreath pulls, corners with fruit, blossoms and scrolling and impressive flaming urn with draped blossoms to center front panel. Ormolu-mounted splash mirror to top, elegant mottled marble top of cream and deep gray with lavender and violet highlights, 50"w x 63"h x 18"d;

Elegant carved and inlaid mahogany desk, fully inlaid including drop front, drawers fronts, sides and bombe top. Inlaid with mixed woods and mother-of-pearl in design of blossoms, twisting vines and leaves, detailed carving includes bare-breasted women, acanthus leaves and paw feet, fully fitted interior, two drawers, original brass pulls, excellent condition, 44" x 36" x 18", A Spectacular Desk;

Outstanding rosewood marble top table with carved dog, turtle top form with original white OG marble top, ornately carved legs and turtle form lower shelf with carved dog, original porcelain casters, original finish, 35" w x 22" d x 29"h, Outstanding example;

Empire Recamier, classic curled form fully trimmed in gold work, extensive scrolling and floral cartouches to skirt, brass paw feet and casters, covered in teal jacquard fabric, 55" x 34" x 22";

Fully carved walnut lamp table, 4 full-standing winged Griffons with long, trailing beards and hairy paw feet support turtle-form top with winged lion in central medallion and 8 carved panels with elegant, swirling acanthus leaves and vines, lower shelf with linear-carved design of daisy and trumpet blossoms, original finish, some repairs, 27"h x 28"w x 18"d;

Early 19th C Cherry Pembroke table, delicate double string inlay to side skirts, legs and entire table edging, banded mahogany inlays to legs, rich honey color, old repair to one leg, nicely done, good old finish, not original, Open top: 35 ¼" x 36 1/2:", Dropped top: 35 ¼" x 19 ½", 27"h;

Early trestle table, probably 18th century, mortised and pegged construction, single-board top 26" wide, hand-hewn stretcher, massive hour glass uprights, 68" l x 26"w x 30'h;

Walnut secretary bookcase, c.1830, rosewood grain painted step-back form, bookcase top with fitted interior and fold out writing surface, elegant applied chip-carved accents to front, base of 2 drawers over 2-door cabinet, fancy carved skirting, panel-trimmed drawer fronts, original pulls & purple velvet writing surface. A handsome & honest early secretary, 92" x 44" x 22";

Heavily carved walnut partner's desk, flame-grained top with inlaid center medallion and large corner accents, slide-through drawers with burled, applied panels, all original ornate hardware with enameled jeweled accents, deeply carved scrolls & leaves throughout, oak secondary wood, desk is very likely Romweber;

19th Century Chest on Chest, dramatic flamed & crotch mahogany on nicely shaped bracket feet, 2 drawers over 6 drawers with pullout shelf, reeded corners, classic crown with notched accents, original brass sunflower drop-ring pulls, 74"h x 44"w x 22"d;

Gustav Stickley child's rocker, #343, ladder back with three horizontal slats, original leather seat, red mark signature, refinished, 25"h x 21"d x 18"w, some stains to leather, very good condition;

Mahogany Highboy: Chest-on-chest with dramatic split scroll crown with 2 detailed relief-carved blossoms, finial with broad acanthus leaves and tulip-twist top, cut-corner cabinets with reeded column accents, wonderful shell and linear carving. Top is 3 drawers over 3 drawers, lower cabinet is 1 drawer over 3 drawers, carved acanthus knees, dramatic detailed claw & ball feet & deeply carved, scrolled feet, Excellent condition, minor losses, good old finish, great size, 72" x 36" x 20";

Chippendale Chair, hand carved mahogany with beautiful open work, classic reeded accents, good, sound condition, seat cushion need replacing, 36" x 22" x 17";

Walnut Victorian formal sideboard, 3 drawers over 4 doors, extensive burling to front and side panels & drawer fronts, carved linear accents, white marble top, 67"w x 40"h x 24"d;

Elegant Pier Mirror, mid 19th C, striking example with massive crown carved with blossoms, geometrics and shields, uprights with floral cartouches and unique "hanging" bells, great worn patina shows layers of old paint in gold, gray/green & white, paneled back, 107" x 38";

19th C Pier Mirror, beveled mirror set in deep OG style walnut domed frame with gold band at mirror edge, terrific patina, 80" x 32";

Carved altar table, 6-door cabinet form fully carved front & back w/very intricate carving of blossoms, geometrics, vines, birds, and leaves. 8 gargoyles extend at top: peacocks, bare breasted women, musicians..., 50" w x 34" d x 32"h;

Unique Art Deco console sofa, flamed mahogany wrap with inlaid crown of blossoms & scrolling, sofa seat flanked by two-tiered step-back cabinets with inlaid bow-front doors, each with a different full standing maiden in great detail and with checkerboard trim accents, nicely paneled sides, seat is dilapidated, side cabinet: 57"h x 29"d, total width: 84";

Drop-front secretary with glass door cabinet to top, unusual form in flamed mahogany with inlaid winged wood nymph sitting on branch, floral inlaid corbels and extensive string inlay from top to bottom, 4-drawer, base with top two drawers fitted for silver storage, 77"h x 35"w x 20"d;

Flamed mahogany 2-door china cabinet, fully string inlaid with mythological figures inlaid to lower door panels, crown with drape and tassel inlay, 81'h x 48'w x 20'd;

Carved oak china cupboard, 2 doors, quarter sawn with carved scrolling & leaves, rope-twist legs & bun feet, original drop pulls;

Unique oak barrister's bookcase, 3 stacks over one drawer with turned accents & top gallery, Great;

Globe-Wernicke mahogany barrister's bookcase, 3 stacks over one drawer;

Continental 4-shelf bookcase with drawer to bottom, Great Size and Look;

Matched pair of fine walnut Victorian sofas, oval accents to tufted backs, exquisite floral-carved crowns, salmon upholstery, 67"l x 37"h x 26"d;

18th Century child's armchair, American, mixed woods including oak and walnut, beautifully sculpted uprights, arms and arm supports, concave walnut slab seat, great patina, very old repair to seat corner, excellent condition, 22"h x 13"w x 11.5"d;

19th Century cottage-style child's hand painted dresser, 3 drawers with hand painted landscape to each with trees, lake and boats, original swing mirror with heavily carved ornate frame with applied half-finials rests atop two circular glove boxes with OG cut hinged lids. Green and yellow linear painted accents on grain painted form of mixed woods, great original paint and patina, 48"h x 24"w x 13"d;

Unique oak child's desk with fold out attached seat and glass topped writing surface;

Mahogany game table, scalloped rotating flip top on classic lyre base with deeply carved acanthus leaves to legs, original brass paw tips and brass casters, 30"h, top opened is 36" x 36";

Walnut Victorian marble top table, oval form with OG cut white marble top, ornate scalloped underpinning with large finely turned finial, nice original porcelain casters;

Walnut Victorian marble top table, pierce carved and burled skirting with nicely shaped sculpted OG mottled marble top, ornate base with large center finial, nice original porcelain casters;

Pine standing shelf, great circle & stick construction, unique size & design, nice waxed finish, 60"h x 52"w x 14"d;

Flamed mahogany trestle table with 1 drawer, broad inlaid edging to top, beautifully inlaid drawer front in blossom & scroll design, some losses to edges;

Mahogany flip-top table, oval top with inlaid urn medallion, great claw and ball snake feet, 28' X 16" x 28";

Cherry 2-drawer stand on beautiful turned and tapered legs, great original finish and patina, 30"h x 19"w x 17.5"d;

Cherry 2-drawer drop leaf stand on uniquely shaped turned legs, great finish and patina, 30"h x 21"w x 18"d;

19th century Yew wood tilt top stand, extensive burling to top, spade feet, hand-forged latch, 28" x 18" x 18";

Pair elegant French side chairs, fully hand painted, oval backs with hand painted center portraits of beautiful young maidens, hoop backs hand painted with flowing ribbons and sore blossoms in blue, gold, pink and white on a black background, skirting and legs in floral & scroll motif, linear trim accents, original caned seats and back in excellent condition, minor loss to edge of one portrait, 36"h x 16" d x 18"w, Elegant Pair;

Elegant mahogany formal chair, impressive carved back in overlapping heart-hoop form with carved acanthus accents, tapered & blocked legs, string inlay to back and leg fronts, excellent condition, 38"h x 17"w x 18"d;

Walnut Victorian mirror, beautifully carved crown, domed mirror, extensive applied carvings and 6 shelves, 60"w x 40"h;

Matched pair of walnut Victorian pierce-carved formal chairs with needlepoint seats & backs in floral design, 46"h;

Pair of Chinese slab-seat arm chairs, pierce carved backs with horse and geometric designs, beautifully curved arms, excellent original patina shows old red paint;

Walnut Victorian corner chair with carved accents;

Hudson River oak armchair, great Adirondack style with oval hand painted landscape with sailboat on calm water with seagulls overhead and bouquet of daisies to back, gold linear stenciled accents to back and slab seat front, 48"x 23"x17";

Pair Chippendale-style walnut arm chairs, shell carved crowns, beautifully sculpted backs, burnt orange naugahyde seats;

High back rocker, probably Shaker, 4 beautifully shaped curved slats to back, hand carved curled arms, caned seat, 46"h x 22"w x 15"d;

8 Hitchcock chairs, 1 armchair, all stenciled and marked Hitchcock...

GREAT OFFERING OF TOP-QUALITY CONTEMPORARY FURNITURE

Ralph Lauren "Safari" armoire, massive form with full-standing columns with impressive deeply carved overlapping leaves, 2 doors over 1 drawer, 3 adjustable shelves, rope twist trim to dramatic flame-grained door fronts, geometric accents to classic crown, tag reads Polo Ralph Lauren, terrific construction, quality contemporary armoire, 86" x 55" x 23";

Ralph Lauren "Safari" 4 poster king bed, posts carved with pineapple accents and deeply carved overlapping leaves, dramatic shell carved crown to headboard, terrific construction, quality contemporary bed, 86" x 55" x 23";

Hand made walnut chest on chest, superbly crafted and signed by Gerald Martin IV, master craftsman for the Irion Co., Cristiana, PA. Hand dovetailed, including classic 18th C style oversized dovetails to top, chamfered drawers and drawer fronts of highly figured flamed walnut, square nail and pegged construction, paneled back, heavy brass batwing hardware, signed and dated, Gerald Martin IV, Paoli, PA, 1990, superb condition, spectacular chest on chest, 66"h x 42" w x 22"d;

Baker chest on chest, great Art Deco form in blonde wood with black lacquered accents, 3 stair-step drawers on 3 drawers, original drop-ring hardware. Designed to be a standing silver chest, would make excellent ladies chest utilizing upper drawers for jewelry, 50"h x 38"w x 19"d;

Henredon center table-bookcase, great form with 4-section bookcase under table top, string inlaid skirt with recessed accents, tapered reeded legs, elegant black leather top with gold accents, brushed brass pulls with A&C floral motif, flame-grained, outstanding condition, 42"d x 30"h;

Pair Henredon formal armchairs, very formal design on massive claw and ball feet with deeply carved knees & arm fronts in a rich pickled patina, outstanding upholstery in muted shades of cream, gold and gray, 40"h x 27"w x 24"d;

Heckman Furniture Co., Chippendale-style bachelor's chest on good bracket feet with banded inlays and slide-out writing/serving surface, 29"h x 32"w x 17"d;

Century Furniture Co, diminutive mahogany drop-front secretary, fitted interior on Hepplewhite legs, matching stool has shaped seat, 38"h x 21"w x 15"d,

Pair Art Deco side chairs, striking curled and carved backs with overlapping & "beaded" vertical panels, quality contemporary chairs;

Pair oversized formal armchairs, frames with heavily carved acanthus leaves, shells & blossoms, covered in elegant tapestry-like fabric with large floral blossoms in muted tones on a black background, quality contemporary chairs, 43"h x 28"w x 23"d;

Figural monkey stand/side table, seated monkey holding fruit & leaves supports "tufted & tasseled cushion", all of heavy cast metal with rich nut brown patina, Great, 21" h x 16"d x 14"w;

Mahogany easel, carved and gilt swan head's to each support top, nicely carved acanthus finial to center post, quality contemporary easel, 86" x 27";

Massive carved pedestal, classic column form with ornate capitol with detailed gilt blossoms to top and intensely scrolled corners, base "wrapped" with crown of leaves, quality contemporary pedestal, 43"h;

Hand painted Chinese cabinet, serpentine front with 2 drawers & 1 door, decoration of birds, blossoms & mountain village in shades of mauve, gold and dark green, quality contemporary cabinet, 30"h x 20"w x 11"d...

ACCESSORIES

Pair ornate figural fireside ornaments, cast heavy brass, each with two bare-breasted draped women, two draped and winged putti, two winged and bare-breasted woman & a man's face, floral drape and acanthus accents, marked Italy, 25"h x 12"w, holes in reverse imply past use as andirons, Very Decorative;

Pair of Victorian mantle urns, each with tall sweeping handles decorated with bearded men and swirls at rim, body accents include shields, and stylized leaves and vines, heavy polished iron bases each with two open-mouthed lions and recessed and relief decoration of swirls and leaves. Condition is superb, 22"h;

Early cathedral candle pricket, 3 scrolled feet support ornate stem with carved medallions, bead work, scrolls & acanthus leaves, stem top ends in broad barley-twist, great old, weathered patina, 68";

Classic "Country Store" oak counter-top display case, rear drop-down door, original finish & hardware, 28" x 18" x 12", excellent condition;

2 A&C quarter-sawn oak schoolhouse coat racks, 3-tiered with 2 shelves & original hardware;

Early English inlaid walnut barometer, classic split scroll crown, 4 inlaid cartouches all in mixed woods and beautifully done, 2 floral and two sea shells, string inlaid edging, paper label reads "Ben Purser & Sons, LTD", 39"h;

Mahogany hanging mirror with half pilasters & acanthus leaf capitals, 55"h;

Life-size ceramic baby Zebra, hand painted & beautifully done, marked Italy, 36" l x 21"h, x 15"w, contemporary;

Pair ceramic monkeys, seated monkeys with white collars eating and holding fruit, great detail & glaze, probably Italian, 20"h...

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LEADED & STAINED GLASS

Set of 3 "Third Street Studios" windows: Transom & two side panels. Transom with center rose medallion and broad leaf drape with two Art Nouveau trailing drapes, bold geometric borders with jeweled accents, Matching side panels with deep blue stylized shields to center & bold geometric borders with jeweled accents, all with great color, tremendous quality in manufacturing and in heavy oak frames, Transom framed: 21" x 52", Side panels framed: 21" x 20", excellent condition;

Arts & Crafts double-hung window. Dramatic design of grape & leaf panels in dark green, bright green, rose and mottled tan & white, in original frames in worn white paint, Exterior dimensions: 33.5" x 32", excellent condition;

Figural stained glass window of woman with feather quill, her manuscript reads "Memoirs of Edward Burne Jones" in script, in a fine oak frame, window: 16" x 13.5", framed: 19" x 16", excellent condition;

Pair of leaded glass floral sidelights, design of large vase in mottled violet & white glass holding tall spray of blossoms and buds in violet, red and white with long, trailing green leaves, fine border of beveled glass, 70"h x 20"w;

Stained glass window, design of three circles in deep amber, cream, aqua, red, yellow, olive & pale green, wood frame, very nice condition, glass: 51" x 24";

Stained glass window, geometric center in pale yellow, with deep purple border with blue and green accents and deep yellow edges, wide oak frame with nice brass corners, very nice condition, glass: 46" x 17";

Stained glass window in stylized curving design in bright colors, in original frames measuring: 18" x 31";

Stained glass window, stylized overlapping design in amber with rose & green highlights, in original frames measuring: 22.5" x 25"...

PAINTINGS & ART

REGIONAL: Cincinnati

Jens Jensen, mixed media on paper, impressionist scene with 4 nude females beside a stream, rich shades of royal and pale blue, yellow, green, black and white, signed lower right, 26" x 20", framed by Closson's, oval tag;

Jens Jensen, mixed media on paper, cubist abstract of female nude in rose, green, black, tan and gray, signed lower left, 36" x 24", framed by Closson's, oval tag;

C.S. Kaelin, pastel, forest interior with creek reflection of tall trees and boulders, faint pencil signature lower left, 14" x 16";

T.C. Lindsay, o/c, Portrait of Native American squaw holding bouquet of wildflowers, she is in full leather dress with extensive bead work to dress, pouches and high-topped moccasins, against a background of distant valley and snow-capped mountains, Lindsay was founding member of Cincinnati Art Club, 36" x 18";

T.C. Lindsay, o/c, wonderfully executed landscape with four cows, three knee-deep in stream, one streamside backed by an impressive white-barked sycamore tree and a pale blue sky. Signed lower left, massive ornate gilt frame with sculpted leaves and blossoms, 26" x 20";

T.C. Lindsay, o/c, lush landscape with 4 cows at small creek, rolling pasture with colorful grove of trees in greens, gold and vivid pink and dark red, backed by field of wheat shocks and a sky of billowing clouds, signed lower left, 18" x 30";

Charles Meurer, o/b, colorful landscape with distant house & barn backed by rolling hills & a pale blue sky, signed lower left, d. '29, 6.5" x 11";

Edward Potthast II, o/wood panel, dramatic landscape with island village and storm clouds, 15”x 18”;

L.H. Meakin, o/c, colorful impressionist landscape with village rooftops among tall pines backed by teal/blue mountains, signed lower left, 21" x 33";

L.H. Meakin, etching of stream side landscape with tall trees and fisherman on bank, tag on reverse reads "Nympmborg Palace Garden Near Munich. Etched March 24th, 1884, By L.H. Meakin, 1080." Emery H. Barton, 18 East 4th St. Cincinnati, Ohio, pencil signed lower right, signed, dated and titled in etching, lower right, 11" x 6";

John Rettig, "Sandy Neck, Cape Cod", o/b seaside scene with seagulls overlooking the ocean, signed lower right, Cincinnati Art Club exhibition label on reverse, 6"x 9";

John Rettig, w/c, table-top still life, d. ’05, 10” x 13”;

Elizabeth Heil Alke, o/b, "The Sugar Maple", colorful autumn scene with wheat shocks, rolling hills and vivid blue sky with billowing clouds, signed lower left, titled in pencil reverse, 12" x 10";

Paul Chidlaw, oil crayon on paper, bright stylized floral abstract, 11" x 14";

John Weis, o/b, colorful stylized scene with large tree, 20”x 16”;

A.R.Valentien, w/c, still life with Iris blossoms, 19” x 11”, classic study by the well-known Rookwood decorator;

Jeannette Swing Lewis, o/b, autumn scene with great color, pathway through pasture with distant cottage and shed, signed lower right, 16" x 12", Jeannette Swing was a decorator at Rookwood Pottery from 1900-1904;

Rudolph Tschudi, o/canvas board, lakeside cabin scene with boats and pathway, backed by tall mountains, original ornate frame, Closson's label, 9" x 12";

Charles Svendsen, o/b, "Sunset", landscape with colorful evening sky, 5" x 8";

Reginald Grooms, o/c, “Portrait of Nell” colorful portrait of young girl with long blond hair, artist decorated frame, 32” x 24”;

Reginald Grooms, o/c, “Phoenix Rising” colorful stylized bird in flight, 32” x 24”;

Herbert Barnett, Cinti, Mid-century modern landscape with people, 25” x 30;

Glen Tracy, group of 8 watercolor landscapes, each signed and dated. Dates range from 1928-1933. Interesting artist's notes in pencil to each such as "by the emerald alfalfa field, Galagher's Valley, below Salem Pike"... excellent condition, unframed, all are 6" x 6"; F.C. Klatz, o/c, colorful California mountain scene, great original frame, 16” x 20”;

Lou Spiegel, o/c, Pair of classic Spiegel colorful clowns, one with bouquet of flowers, one swinging on swing, both signed and d. '70, both 36" x 24";

Waite Hoyt, o/b, Mount Adams scene, 20”x 24”, colorful work by noted Cincinnati Reds broadcaster;

Merton Willmore, w/c, lakeside scene with barn & man on dock, sgnd lower right, 6" x 8";

Ann Harrod, acrylic on canvas, "Garden At Tom's Place",village scene with plowed ground and hillside dwellings, Cincinnati Art Club exhibition label. 16" x 20";

Caroline Williams, gouache & ink, Mt. Adams street scene, signed, d. 12-14-69, 7" x 5";

Norbert Leo Heermann, Cinti, o/b., "A Glimpse of the Range", impressionist landscape with tall mountains, Cincinnati Art Club exhibit label to reverse, 8" x 10"...

REGIONAL: Ohio

John Ward Dunsmore (1856-1945) Born Butler County, OH, o/b, "Attack on Ft. Washington", dramatic Revolutionary War battle scene, superb frame with carved and gilt interior frame, signed lower right, Dunsmore studied at the Cincinnati Art Academy and painted in Europe as well as USA, 11" x 8";

Charles W.L. Schlapp, o/c, "Early Morning" colorful Gloucester harbor scene, signed, d.1935 on reverse, 24" x 20";

Robert Brubaker, o/b, Ohio farm scene with cottage, 11" x 14";

Robert Brubaker, w/c, snow scene with two people approaching old farm house, 11" x 14";

Jim Hubbard, o/c, deep forest interior, beautiful execution in the Indiana realist style, 20" x 28";

Ishmael Abromofsky, Toledo, o/b colorful abstract landscape with trees and water, signed lower left, reverse painted also: snow scene with houses and man walking, 8" x 10"...

REGIONAL: Indiana

William McKendree Snyder, o/c, superb example of Snyder's "Realist School" work, deep woods beech trees scene at daybreak with dramatic lighting and a small patch of early morning sky, in it's original dark-flamed wide mahogany frame, painting: 5" x 10", frame: 11" x 16";

Carl Lotick, (1878-1958), o/b, Southern Indiana landscape with tall beech trees and low water, signed lower left, 9" x 13.5", terrific Indiana realism work, great original frame;

Bryan Tarlton, o/b, Indiana scene with stream and barn, 12” x 18”...

REGIONAL: Kentucky

Rare Henry Faulkner exhibition poster, Flying angel and Alice the goat in black, bright green background. Poster reads: Faulkner, Opera House, Singing Blues & Reading His Poetry, November 1, 1977, Admission $6, One-Man Exhibit, Faulkner Paintings, nicely framed, 26" x 20";

4 Works by Bill Fletcher, AIS:
"Auxier Ridge - Red River Gorge", o/c, vivid impressionist landscape of well-known KY landmark, 32" x 40". This painting was the cover work for the 2008 exhibition entitled "Fletcher...Of The Land";
"Indian Staircase - Red River Gorge", o/c, vivid impressionist landscape of well-known KY landmark, 32" x 40"; Charleston harbor scene, o/c, colorful impressionist work, 20" x 16";
"Shaker's View", o/canvas panel, impressionist view at Shaker Village, KY, 8" x 10"...

ELEGANT EUROPEAN

Xavier De Cock, (Belgium 1818-1896), o/c, Pastoral scene with 4 cows at rest & mother and child in bonnet in meadow with delicate wildflowers backed by a distant field, forest and blue sky with clouds, signed lower left, d. 1859, framed in ornate museum-quality frame with open work, shell & acanthus medallions, & blossom & ribbon accents, Canvas: 30" x 44", Frame: 43" x 56";

Louis Nicolas Van Blarenberghe (France, 1716-1794), Gouache and watercolor, dramatic landscape of confluence of two streams and two waterfalls with gnarled trees and rough rocky shores backed by distant mountains and an evening sky, 7”h x 8.5”w, original frame;

Enrico Tarenghi, (Italy 1848-1938),watercolor, girl with tambourine among ruins, signed lower right,. 21" x 15";

Terence Alexander, UK, o/c, still life of blossoms, great detail and color, signed lower right, 36" x 24";

John C. Uren, UK, (1845-1932), "Northwest Coast of Cornwall", watercolor of coastal scene with breaking waves, rugged cliffs and impressive rock formations, signed LL, 15" x 21";

4 Works by Sally Philipsen (1879-1936, Denmark) o/c, ocean-side scene with girl reading book, 22" x 19"; o/c, Cottage scene with peasant woman sweeping, d.1918, 28" x 36"; o/c, portrait of young girl in red dress, d. 1902, 20" x 20";o/c, European scene with children fishing in canal, distant village, d.1918, 24" x 30";

Ole Peter Hansen Balling, (1823-1906, US/Norway) 19C o/c, portrait of gentleman music scholar, old Copenhagen label to reverse, signed on reverse, 30" x 25"...

AMERICAN

Monumental oil on canvas by Wm. Peter Ellenshaw, CA, UK, IRE, striking landscape of Irish countryside in the artist's powerful realist style. A country path winds past a Lough Brin lake backed by misty mountains, the rugged landscape includes green pastures and large boulders, homes and villages. A very visually striking painting with tremendous detail and vivid color. Signed and d. '74, reverse reads Lough Brin, Co. Kerry, canvas stamped Peter Ellenshaw, 48" x 78";

Andy Warhol, "Cow", Color screen print on wallpaper, Printed by Bill Miller's Wallpaper Studio, Inc., New York. Published by Factory Additions, New York. Published for a Warhol exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, May 1-June 13, 1971, with the printed text in the margins. A fine impression. Left border reads: Andy Warhol, Whitney Museum, May 1-June 13, 1971, Right border reads: Copyright Factory Additions, 1971, 46.5" x 30", Excellent Condition;

J. J. Enneking, MA, ME, o/c, Dramatic New England landscape at North Newry, Maine, with pine-dotted hillsides and small cottage nestled in a rolling pasture, signed lower right, d. 1912, reverse reads "North Newry" in pencil, paper label reads: Frank J Pope, 36 West Street, Boston, 10" x 14";

Edward Jr. Burrill, MA, o/c, colorful landscape with two cows and fence, signed, 14" x 20";

Clarence Braley, o/b, 2 hanging game birds, original quarter-sawn A&C oak frame, 24" x 10";

W. Heitland, N.Y., w/c, seaside landscape with village, 11” x 14”;

Maria Riccard, CA, o/c, rich Arts & Crafts landscape with hillside cabins backed by tall mountains, colorful and nicely done, 20" x 24";

John T. McCoy Jr, w/c, Scene of two aviators on a training mission in a Stearman PT17 bi-plane, signed lower right, label on reverse reads "Framed by Arthur Harlow Co. New York"...

MORE PAINTINGS

James G. Barber, o/c, pastoral scene with 4 cows at stream, 5.5” x 10”;

Brazilian scene, o/b, signed Koening, 1940, 12" x 16", Written on verso: "Gift from Richard A. Godrey (Vice Counsel, U.S. State Dept) to Louise G. Kindred - 1940. Artist - Austrian refugee living in Brazil, scene - Brazil. Brought to USA in State Dept. courier pouch. Delivered by Tibore Keisler, Armco representative in Brazil";

Gouache, L&N Railroad illustration of western scene with long train crossing highway with cars & wrapping tree covered hills, incredible detail, 8" x 12";

Friedrich, o/b, pastoral landscape in fabulous A&C frame, 11" x 24";

A. Larion, o/c, landscape with cottage and pathway, 16”x 20”;

E. Mallzoni, o/c, castle interior scene with cavaliers, heavily carved, wide frame, 15" x 21";

19th C oil on wood panel, 3 children playing cards, very sweet scene, beautifully done, partially obscured signature, in massive ornate gilt frame, 8" x 10";

Portrait of beautiful woman, o/b, 14” x 9”, reverse reads Sara Sax in pencil;

19th C oil on copper, detailed interior scene with men drinking wine as dog sleeps on floor, in original highly ornate carved frame, 10" x 9";

Arts & Crafts landscape, o/c, beautifully executed early morning scene overlooking rolling hills with plowed ground, cipher to lower right, d.1915, 13" x 17";

19th century o/c, American classic portrait of gent in formal attire, very nicely done, wide 'basket-weave' frame, 36" x 28";

Lautrup, o/c, snowscape with pheasants in woods, 20" x 16";

Sandberg, o/b, landscape with village, houses and billowing clouds, d. 39, 15.5" x 18";

W. Clark o/c, comical scene of man with red umbrella, d.1953, 36”x 24”;

Early o/c oval scene of peasants & children on shore with dogs, bonfire, baskets, sailing ships in port, 15" x 19", unsigned;

Striking oil on canvas portrait of beautiful woman in long deep purple dress with gold necklaces holding violin and bow, illegible signature, beautifully framed, 42" x 26";

“King John,” signed w/c of whimsical king, 16” x 9”;

Impressionist landscape, o/c, striking landscape with tall trees & distant mountains, brilliant color, great execution, unsigned, 28" x 22"...

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ART

Andy Warhol, "Cow", Color screen print on wallpaper, Printed by Bill Miller's Wallpaper Studio, Inc., New York. Published by Factory Additions, New York. Published for a Warhol exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, May 1-June 13, 1971, with the printed text in the margins. A fine impression. Left border reads: Andy Warhol, Whitney Museum, May 1-June 13, 1971, Right border reads: Copyright Factory Additions, 1971, 46.5" x 30", Excellent Condition;

Cincinnati

Frank Duveneck, Riva degli Schiavone, Number Two, Poole 13;, etching of seaside dock scene, initialed & inscribed in plate: FD Venice/1880, 13"x 9";

Jens Jensen, Cinti, signed print of nude walking female in black, white and gray, signed lower right, 13" x 10", framed by Closson's, oval tag,

E.T. Hurley, colored etching of Findlay Market, Cincinnati, signed in etching & d.1917, pencil signed, 10" x 12";

E.T. Hurley, etching of Mt. Adams incline and stormy sky, rare image, signed in etching & pencil signed, Clossons labels, 9" x 12";

E.T. Hurley, etching, blustery winter scene with snow covered ground with tall, gnarled thistle stems backed by a distant fence, signed and d. '87 in etching, signed in pencil, 9" x 12";

Original steel engraving of Cincinnati by Charles F. Ulrich, copyright 1900, A.D. Kraemer Publishers, Cinti, OH, pencil signed by Charles Ulrich, image is 8" x 36", framed in a quarter-sawn wide A&C frame, frame size is 21" x 51";

2 Signed prints, Charlie Harper, Cinti, perched birds in pastel shades, pencil signed and in matching rustic frames;

Gouache, Architects presentation rendering, "Guardian Angels Auditorium & School, Mt. Washington, Cincinnati, OH", Kunz & Beck, Architects, includes early autos, bi-plane overhead and people, some discoloration, 14" x 26", in original frame, Great piece of local history;

More Art

Ceramic portrait plaque of beautiful woman with feather quill, all in high relief, in outstanding wide, ornate frame with acanthus corners and fancy geometric carving, plaque shows 15" x 12", frame is 27" x 24";

Arts & Crafts Motto, 2 young gents drinking wine in a library setting, "Old wood to burn, Old wine to drink, Old friends to trust, Old books to read", in original quarter sawn oak frame with gently tapered uprights and nicely riveted corners, excellent condition, original finish & hangers, 13.5" x 20.5";

Arts & Crafts lithograph, evening scene with men, women & children in three sailboats in low water, distant cottage and islands, all in muted shades of yellow, green, brown and blue, signed & dated in litho: T.H. '06, brass tag on original wide oak frame reads "High School Art Club - 1914", 16" x 39";

Fine colored engraving, "Grand Stand, Goodwood", Published Jan. 1, 1839 by J. Moore....Dedicated to Special Permission to the JOCKEY CLUB, by their obedient servant John Moore. 20" x 29", Gorgeous bird's eye maple frame, Sells With: Colored engraving "Epsom - The Race Over", Published by Messrs Fores, London, 12" x 18";

Audubon colored engraving, "Mallard Duck", Reads: Engraved, printed and colored by R. Havell, 1836, 22" x 32", some foxing;

Pair of 19th century colored engravings of birds, "New Holland Channel Bill" & "African Finfoot", framed in period deep walnut oval frames with gold banding, Frames: 14" x 10";

Pair of Currier & Ives colored lithographs, "My Little White Kittens" each 8" x 13", nicely matted and framed in matching frames;

Massive Victorian print, court scene with 2 queens surrounded by men and ladies in formal attire, impressive original ornate frame with ears of corn, thistles, leaves blossoms and pods, 27" x 39", 39" x 50" framed;

Massive Victorian print, court scene with man kneeling to queen, impressive original ornate frame with ears of corn, thistles, leaves blossoms and pods, 27" x 39", 39" x 50" framed;

French guilloche miniature portrait of beautiful lady with flowing hair with large blue hat on blue decorated background;

Miniature portrait on copper of beautiful woman in blue hat with purple plume in ornate original frame;

Pair of miniature portraits on ivory: Napoleon, signed & "Blue Boy", both in original ivory frames;

Outstanding Offering of Japanese Woodblock Prints

Hiroshige (1797-1858), Early 19th C Snow scene with boat, 12" x 8", minor losses to top corners;

Two mid-19C woodblock prints by Kunichika in brilliant shades of red, green, yellow, blue & black, 14" x 9.5";

Two mid-19C woodblock prints: 1) Samurai tipping yellow hat, by Kunichika, 2) Samurai with raised sword, some water marks, both 14" x 9.5";

"Temple In The Snow", Hasui Kawase (1873-1957) c.1925, 14.5" x 9.5";

Mid 20th C woodblock print, seaside scene with 3 boats, pastel shades of green & pink, 14.5" x 9.5";

Yoshitoshi Taiso (1839-92) Triptych, Samurai on horseback crossing the straits of Fujito in Bizen enroute to defeat the Taira. Each: 14" x 10";

Kunisada (Toyokuni III), Samurai on rooftop, mica ground, Mid 19C, 14" x 10";

Clifton Karhu, "Rain & Roofs", 29/100, Signed, numbered, titled & dated '77, in pencil, striking image of rooftops, people backed by red/orange sunset, 7" x 7";

Lot of 5 Asian Art Examples: Pair of "Ronin Portrait" woodblock prints by Kinchoro Yoshitora (Yoshitora Utagawa) (1840-1880), Samurais with great color, 9.5" x 7"; 19th C Japanese woodblock print of storyboard with censor's & publisher's marks in border, 15" x 10"; 20th C reproduction of "Nihonbashi, by Hiroshige, 7.5" x 12" and Chinese watercolor of sleeping monks in remote landscape, 11" x 13.5", center crease torn...

SILVER

A Vast And Impressive Offering: American Sterling including a large offering of Repousse and Cincinnati Silver. A vast collection of Danish Fine, English, and Continental Silver. Hollow ware, Tea services, Elegant flatware, Serving pieces, Trays...

STERLING SILVER

Tiffany sterling ice tongs, bird claw form, Vine-Daisy pattern, open holly leaves and berries to bowl, monogram, marked Tiffany & Co Sterling, 5.75", 3.4 oz troy.

Repoussé

Loring Andrews "Castle" pattern 4-pc. coffee service, remarkable design of castles, birds, blossoms, and swirls, mrkd The Loring Andrews Co., Cincinnati, USA, coffee pot with blossom & branch finial, 9", cream pitcher, 5", covered sugar with blossom & branch finial, 5.5"h x 5.5"d, oval tray with 4 feet & two handles, 20" x 9", 74 troy oz;

Loring Andrews "Castle" pattern compote, mrkd The Loring Andrews Co., Cincinnati, USA, 59, 8" d x 3.25"h, 10.5 troy oz;

S.Kirk & Son center vase, large form with dramatic floral bouquets, clumps of nuts, ferns & buds, cherries, pineapples, strawberries, and several varieties of birds, marked S. Kirk & Son, 11 oz, 9"h x 8.5"d, 25.5 troy oz;

Set of 12 Loring Andrews cocktail trays, wide border of blossoms, leaves, grapes and strawberries, marked The Loring Andrews Co. , 103CH, 6.5"d, 57 troy oz;

Loring Andrews bread serving dish, design of strawberries, grapes, daisy, rose and dogwood blossoms, mrkd The Loring Andrews Co., Cincinnati, USA, 12.5" x 7.5", 15 troy oz;

Set of 4: Loring Andrews master salts, and standing pepper shakers, all matching design of strawberries, grapes and blossoms, mrkd The Loring Andrews Co., Cincinnati, USA, sold with 4 Kirk & Son Repousse master salt spoons, master salts: 2"d x 1.5"h, peppers: 4.5"h, spoons: 3"l, cobalt inserts missing; 18.2 troy oz;

Set of 12 Duhme serving spoons, blossoms & swirls, marked Duhme & Co., 8.25"l, 25 troy oz;

Set of 12 Duhme soup spoons, blossoms & swirls, marked Duhme & Co., 7"l, 17.5 troy oz;

11 Duhme tea spoons, blossoms & swirls, marked Duhme & Co., 6"l, 10 troy oz;

Set of 8 Stieff soup spoons, blossoms & leaves, marked Stieff, 7"l, 13.1 troy oz;

Set of 12 Durgin (Gorham) cocktail forks, blossoms & swirls, 7"l, 7.6 troy oz;

Repoussé vase with knights on horseback, wolves, blossoms, and scrolling to entire body, fluted rim, marked 925, 8.5”h, 8.8 troy oz.

Sterling Silver Flatware

Durgin (Gorham) "Fairfax", 62 pieces, 8 Each: Dinner forks, dinner knives, table spoons, soup spoons, butter knives, 16 tea spoons, 3 large serving spoons, 1 Each: Sugar scoop, salad fork, cake server, monogrammed, 65 troy oz;

47 pieces Whiting “Louis XV” pattern, 34 troy oz, less dinner knives, minimum of 12 oz in dinner knives: 12 each: dinner knives, dinner forks, tea spoons; 11 butter knives;
Set of 12 Gorham “Strasbourg” pattern pastry forks, 10+ troy oz;
12 Duhme silver dinner forks, bright cut and 12 matching table spoons, 46 troy oz;
12 Gorham “English Rose” butter knives, 9 troy oz;
12 ornate soup spoons, with open handle ends, marked 925/1000, 5"l, 7.6 troy oz;
12 ornate salad forks with full standing cherub holding shock of wheat, 6.5"l, 17.5 troy oz;
Ornate salad fork and spoon, fully decorated with peasant scene with people, horse & dogs and large sailing ships to handle ends, 9.5"l, 6.3 troy oz.

Sterling Silver Hollow Ware, Trays...

Gorham tea & coffee service, 5 pieces, plus sterling tilter stand and sterling burner, globe-form vessels with ribbed bases, rims and spouts with ornate band of acanthus leaves, Coffee pot, 10"h, on tilter stand, 13.5"h, tea pot, 7"h, hot water pot, 9", covered sugar, 5.5", creamer, 4.5', burner, 2.5", total weight entire service: 128 troy oz;

Gorham 3-piece tea set, classic forms, teapot 8", 2 handled sugar 3" x 7", creamer 3" x 6", all marked Gorham, Grogan Company, monogrammed, total: 27.3 troy oz.

Gorham "Fairfax" 3-piece tea service, teapot, 8"h, covered sugar, 8"w x 4"h, creamer, 6"w x 3.5"h, teapot handle needs to be reattached, 38.5 troy oz;

Duhme & Co.tea pot, Arts & Crafts form, hand hammered with hand-twisted handle, simple lid with ball finial, rests atop silver-plated stand on 4 twist-legs with 2-pc burner, marked Duhme & Co, 925/1000, dent at side seam, teapot: 6"d, teapot only: 20 troy oz;

Set of 12 striking Art Deco tumblers, great form with delicate stair-stepped foot and flared rim, Reed & Barton, monogrammed "M", 5.5"h, pristine condition, 75+ troy oz;

Set of 8 chalices with elegant stair-step bases, 6.5"h, 37 troy oz;

Gorham water pitcher, 4.25 pint, 9"h, 21.5 troy oz;

Large serving tray with narrow ornate rim in shell and leaf design, mrkd International, 13.5"d, 31 troy oz;

Lot of 3 trays: Classic form, 10"d, Cut-corner "square" form, 9.5"d, Wallace with reticulated rim, 11.5", total weight (3): 44 troy oz;

Elegant cream & sugar, fluted rims, ornate handles & beautifully formed shell feet, creamer 4.5"h, sugar 5"d x 3"h, 9.5 troy oz;

3 Pair weighted candlesticks, Ornate threaded-shaft 3-light, 9"h x 10"w, 2 classic form;

Trumpet vase, 16h"

Large lot of miscellaneous sterling, 30+ pcs, including shell nut dishes, footed bowls, small trays, match covers, …total weight (excluding weighted compotes) 45 troy oz;

Lot of sterling silver: bread serving tray, 12", footed bowl, 5.5" x 3", footed bowl, 5" x 3", bowl, 4.5" x 1.5", several pcs. assorted child's flatware, 27.3 troy oz;

Lot of 5 sterling pieces: Candy basket, sugar, pair English footed master salts, footed bowl, 11+ troy oz;

Thoroughbred Winner's Circle

Sterling trophy plate, The Garden City Stakes, Belmont Park: Reads: New York Racing Association, "The Garden City", Belmont, 1979, Won by Hey Babe", impressed James Robinson, NY, 11"d, 21.5 troy oz;
Sterling trophy bowl, The Gallorette Stakes, Reads: The Gallorette, Maryland Jockey Club, 1981, $75,000 Added, Fillies & Mares, One Mile & One Sixteenth, marked Stieff Sterling, 9"d x 5"h, 18 troy oz;
Sterling julep cup, The Circle O Stakes, Reads: Keeneland, The Circle O Stakes, 1982, Pontificator, impressed Mark J. Scearce, Shelbyville, KY, 4"h, 5 troy oz;

English & Scottish

Matched pair of 18th Century English sterling sauceboats, elegant forms on paw feet with broad acanthus leaves to legs, ornate broad-bead edging with shell accents to edging and handles, 9.5"l x 4.5"w x 3.5"h, 30+ troy oz;

c.1800 Scottish, (Edinburgh), sterling silver 4-piece tea service, classic forms with central wreath and band of flowing thistles, tea pot, 11"l, 2-handled sugar, 8"w, creamer, 5"w, oval tea tray on 4 feet, 6"w, 32 troy oz;

c.1894 Sheffield sterling silver made by Richardson, 4-piece tea & coffee service, classic ribbed forms on ball feet with leaf accents to handles, coffee pot, 9"h, tea pot, 10"w x 6"h, 2-handled sugar, 6.5"w, creamer, 4.5"h, on nicely matched Gorham silver plate tray, 16" x 11", 73 troy oz;

English sterling reticulated serving bowl with roses, ferns, waves and swirls, 12", 13.5 troy oz.

English sterling chatelaine, fully reticulated with hinged lid, chain and belt hook, 10"l, 3 oz troy;

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DANISH FINE SILVER

Flatware

100 pieces Arts & Crafts flatware, modern design decoration, 1914, 108+ troy oz, less knives;
12 dinner forks
12 salad forks
12 shrimp forks
12 table spoons
12 dinner knives
12 dinner spoons
12 lunch knives
11 tea spoons
2 cheese knives
2 jam spoons
1 stuffing spoon

138 pieces, scrolled shell pattern, 1913, 170 troy oz, less knives. Note: minimum at least 60 troy oz in knives;
24 lunch knives
24 dinner knives
24 dinner forks
24 salad forks
24 table spoons
12 Demitasse spoons with gold washed bowls
6 shrimp forks

75 pieces in a banded wheat pattern, dates from 1907-1911, 76 troy oz, less knives, minimum at least 20 oz in knives;
24 dinner forks
24 salad forks
24 dinner knives
2 cheese knives
1 serving spoon

24 Tablespoons, bright cut, 34+ troy oz;
12 Teaspoons, Art Nouveau Iris design, 1905, 8+ troy oz;
5 Colossal serving spoons, mid 19th C to early 20th C, from 11” to 16.5”, 27 troy oz;
29 Spoons, all with gold-washed bowls, 18: 5.5”, 11: 5”, 22.5 troy oz;
6 Ornate serving spoons, 9.5 troy oz;
12+ Serving pieces with rat-twist handles, 7+ troy oz;
20+ Pieces assorted flatware and serving pieces, 12+ troy oz;
Art & Crafts hand-hammered 5 pc.dresser set, d. 1901;

Hollow Ware

Monumental center bowl with Repousse scrollwork 4 scrolled feet, d. 1882, 17" x 11" x 8", 100+ troy oz;

Georg Jensen sterling cup, #391A, trumpet form with bulbous bottom, 2 3/8"h x 2 3/8"d;

6-Piece Tea service with hand-chased floral and acanthus leaf design, with fluted ivory finials and heat stops, Coffee pot: 7.5”, tea pot, pitcher, cream, sugar sells with .800 tray, 17.5”d, 70 troy oz;

Art Nouveau pitcher on 3 feet with ivory heat stops, d.1923, 10”h, 17.5 troy oz;

Art Nouveau inkwell, reticulated form with vining lilies, by Aug. Hahn, d.1905, with cut crystal ink well with matching silver lid, 11"w;

Pair Arts & Crafts hand-hammered vases with folded rims by S. & M. Benzen, d.1897, 7.5"d, 22+ troy oz;

Arts & Crafts hand-hammered chalice in scrolled leaf design, d. 1909, 6.5", 6 troy oz;

3 Sauce dishes, includes pair with gold washed interiors & rosewood handles, d. 1924 and single lacking gold wash d. 1917, all with maker’s mark of crowned AD, 8.5”l, circa 13 troy oz;

Ornate, 2-handled, tri-footed bowl, floral swags and leaf design, 8"d, 10+ troy oz;

2 handled urn with swan-scrolled handles, 8"h, 12 troy oz;

Pair of serving dishes with gold-washed interiors & ebony handles, d. 1902, 8"d, circa 20 troy oz each; 4 Ornate baskets, 29.5 troy oz, no liners;

Low bowl, 12d", 17 troy oz;
Two 3-footed cups, 1 with all-over Repousse hunt scene, 3.75”h, 1 with hand-chased floral and scroll decoration, d. 1888, 5.5”h, total weight 11.75 troy oz;
Lot of 4 Pcs: 2 Chalices 6” & 4.5”h, A&C sugar bowl, 5”h, dresser jar w/ hand-hammered lid, 3”d, total weight, less glass 13+ troy oz;
Lot of 10 Pieces: Alcohol lamps, shots, jiggers, etc. total weight 10+ troy oz;
Pair candlesticks, gadrooned drip pans and candle sockets, beautifully chased acanthus leaf decoration, d. 1861, 11"h, 24+ troy oz;
Lot of 7 Napkin rings including a boxed set, 4+ troy oz;

FINE CONTINENTAL SILVER

Matched pair of elegant German Repousse silver Art Nouveau compotes, classical Art Nouveau bare breasted and draped lady supports 5"d reticulated top with 2 cartouches of peasant courting scenes, floral blossoms, stylized trumpet scrolling and shell bottom, the reticulated base with broad cartouche of basket of blossoms, leaves and broad-leaf scrolling, original crystal inserts with etched floral design, star pattern to bottom and broad, fluted rims, marked .800 Germany, B, silver bases are 8.25"h x 5"d, with inserts: 10"h x 8"d, 22+ troy oz; Spectacular Art Nouveau examples in pristine condition;

Sant'Elia silver tea & coffee service, 5 pieces, elegant Art Nouveau service with floral blossoms and twisting vines in cartouches with ornate vine and shell borders, handles with deep scrolling, spouts with medallions of deep blossoms and broad swirling leaves, vertical leaf finials, Coffee pot, 10.5", tea pot, 7.5", covered sugar, 5", creamer, 6" and massive silver serving tray, 26" x 18", set is hallmarked with a Milan mark and the maker's impressed mark and marked 800, Tremendous design and detail, Total weight for entire service: 175 troy oz;

Repousse reticulated bowl, with peasant scenes, d. 1914, 10"d, 11.5 troy oz;

Enameled bottle caddy with rose and postage stamp decoration, 4”h, 3.5 troy oz;

Lot of 8 Ornate silver serving pieces, 11+ troy oz;

RUSSIAN SILVER

Set of twelve 19th C. Russian silver teaspoons with embossed blossoms and vines, marked Lozencky, in satin lined non-original case;

COLLECTION OF ARTICULATED CREATURES

2 Silver articulated crocodiles, fine engraved detail, one 11”l with red cabochon eyes, one 8”l with green faceted eyes, both with hinged lower jaws & silver hallmarks on feet, total weight: 4.9 troy oz;

Silver articulated fish, fine engraved detail, nearly 50 red cabochon jewels, hinged lower jaw & head opening to secret compartment, silver hallmarks to interior, 8.5”l, total weight: 4+ troy oz;

3 Silver articulated fish, fine engraved detail, all with red cabochon eyes, 2 with hinged lower jaw & head opening to secret compartment, 3rd is an unusual Flounder with hinged head, silver hallmarks to interior, all circa 5”l, total weight: 4+ troy oz;

3 Silver articulated fish, fine engraved detail, all with red cabochon eyes, 2 with hinged lower jaw & head opening to secret compartment, 3rd with hinged head opening to secret compartment, largest with row of red cabochon along spine, silver hallmarks to interior, 7”, 5”, 4.5”, total weight: 5.7 troy oz;

3 Silver articulated fish, fine engraved detail, all with red cabochon eyes, 1 with hinged lower jaw & head opening to secret compartment, 2 with hinged head opening to secret compartment, silver hallmarks to interior, 6”, 3.5”, 4.5”, total weight: 3+ troy oz;

2 Silver articulated fish, fine engraved detail with red cabochon eyes, hinged lower jaws & heads opening to secret compartment, silver hallmarks to interior, both 4”, total weight: 2.7 troy oz;

3 Silver articulated creatures, all fine engraved detail with red cabochon eyes, 1 crocodile, 9”l with silver hallmarks to feet, hinged lower jaw, missing one pin from articulated body, 1 fish, 4”l with hinged head & silver hallmark to tail, 1 fish with hinged lower jaw and head, hallmarks to interior and secret compartment, head hinge as is, total weight 4.8 troy oz;

More Fine Silver

6 American 18th C coin silver serving spoons by John Carman, NY & Philadelphia, c.1771-75, 11.5 troy oz;
3-piece .800 coffee service, hand-chased apple blossom design with twig handles and finials, coffee pot: 9”h, 39+ troy oz;
17 dinner knives of .800 silver with Solingen blades;
65 pieces Danish Fine and English Silver: Danish Fine: 23 fruit knives with silver blades, 5 dinner forks, 13 salad forks, 11 table spoons, 7 large spoons & 6 English silver fruit knives, 70 troy oz;
Lot of 5 Danish Fine Silver, English Sterling and .800 ornate serving pieces, 17.5 troy oz;
3 Ornate silver boxes & ornate silver ink well;
Lot of 4 silver cigar and cigarette cases, 17+ troy oz;
Lot of 10 ornate silver boxes, 12 troy oz;
Lot of 5 silver belt buckles including Russian, American & Japanese sterling examples, 6+ troy oz;
17 sterling serving and souvenir pieces, 6.5 troy oz;
Large lot of miscellaneous silver, 12 pcs, including bud vases, candle sticks, figural salts...
Large lot of miscellaneous silver, including nut dishes, fine reticulated small tray, tea strainers, candle snuffer…total weight 18+ troy oz;
50+ pieces of miscellaneous silver, mainly .800, coin & sterling with a few pieces of silver plate;
Lot of 9 Sterling, Danish Fine Silver & Continental open salts, 9 troy oz;
4 Ornate sugar tongs, including 2 fine filigree examples, 1 American coin silver, 1 floral chased, 3 troy oz;
Group (30+) assorted serving and dresser pieces, mostly sterling;

Ornate Silver Plate

Meat Dome from Cincinnati's "Queen City Club", massive handled dome with "QCC" impressed logo to front, the C's being horseshoes, interior with impressed "QUEEN CITY CLUB", GMCo, EP, 20"l x 15"w x 10"h, Great Cincinnati Piece;

Victorian figural centerpiece, ornate base with three serving dishes, draped pewter ladies stand back-to-back at center, 21"h x 18"w, missing glass bowls, plate show wear;

Ornate center compote with four curved arms supporting glass inserts and center frame supporting large glass bowl. Great detail to paw and shell feet, acanthus accents, detailed vine and leaf work, tall center finial, 13"h x 20"w, chip to center bowl rim, one small bowl missing;

Spectacular pair of mantel ornaments, heavy silver-plated figural bases with winged bare-breasted ladies emerging from an Art Nouveau curled leaf atop a base decorated with scrolls, acanthus leaves and draped cartouches, cut crystal trumpet-form inserts have delicately cut scalloped rims with an etched Art Deco flower emanating from each point, 9"h x 7"l x 3"w, superb condition;

Five-light candle stand with beautifully twisted arms and ornate shell, blossom & leaf design overall, 10"h x 12"d;

Wine cooler, basket form with design of broad 'weaving' with life-size grape clusters and leaves overhanging broad rim, removable insert, very heavy and unique, 10"h x 12"d;

Exotic shell compote, large unusual sea shell in fitted base, 10”h x 12 “w;

Victorian Meriden water pitcher on tilter stand and matching tumbler, garland and birds in flight chasing;

Elegant warmer with rotating embossed lid fully decorated with vines, leaves and shields, legs are acanthus-trimmed with broad wings at top all on paw feet, complete with two inner trays, 15"l x 9"w x 8"h;

Pair of early fluted footed bowls with raised leaf & shell design to rim and etched leaves to interiors, 12"d x 5"h;

Manning-Bowman coffee percolator, large form with grape clusters and leaves in relief, no cord; 15"h;

Art Deco coffee urn, striking form with 2 tall handles on paw feet and sculpted base, separate burner with wick, England, 16"h;

LAMPS & LIGHTING

An Offering of 24 Elegant Examples Including a Fabulous 19th Century Blackamoor, Bronze and Marble figurals, Handel, Pittsburgh, Bradley & Hubbard, Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau...

19th Century Blackamoor lamp, paper maché with cultured pearl accents to tasseled fez and tall, pointed shoes, 4-light lamp trimmed in curled leaves, all atop a fancy stool. Beautifully folded paper maché ribbons adorn his vest, culottes and a long, tied sash wraps lamp pole. Replaced shades. Overall condition is very good. There are some expected repaired breaks, mostly to fingers and finger tips. Total height: 72", Blackamoor height": 48", A Wonderful Example;

Pair bronze figural lady lamps, each clothed in long, flowing drape and tightly curled hair and each carrying a harp and a scroll and atop a fine OG-edged black marble base, tremendous quality and detail, figures are 24"h;

Handel floor lamp, classic bronze harp-form base with leaded glass shade with vivid read tulip blossoms and swirling green leaves, cloth tag to base, base, 57"h, shade, 9"d, Excellent condition;

3 Elegant Figural Marble Lamps:
Early Italian marble figural lamp of young woman in flowing drape beside Doric column with face of satyr beside her hands, terrific detail includes carving to her belt, neckline, and head band, elegant details to column capital, incised signature M. Viti, c. 1900, marble 22.5” h;
Draped cherub holds urn with broad leaf-form bowl, 3-light top, marble 18", total height, 36";
Seated cherub with broad, carved stem with bark, vines & leaves supporting elegant domed "umbrella" shade, c. 1920, 30"h, Excellent condition;

Monumental Italian alabaster lamp, mottled caramel alabaster with elegant gray & white highlights, massive ribbed urn form with 2 twisting handles and large, deeply-carved blossoms, "rim" of acanthus leaves, large carved bud to top, 31"h, Superb condition;

Impressive paneled table lamp with light-up base. c. 1910, Reverse-painted shade of stippled glass with brilliant, colorful scene of tall caramel and yellow trees backed by pale blue and gray water and distant forest and village and a brilliant orange, yellow and pale blue evening sky, the light-up base is four hand-painted panels showing same scene, ornate lattice work to base metal, fancy original finial, and fancy pull chains with copper-ball tassels, 17.5"d shade, 24"h

Pittsburgh table lamp, colorful reverse painted shade of snow scene, distant cabin & barren trees, signed base in classic fleur-de-lis and geometric design, 12"d shade, 19"h, Great;

Bradley & Hubbard table lamp, reverse-painted stippled glass shade with colorful floral baskets, vines & leaves, 3-light classic-form base in original nut brown patina, impressed signature. 17"d x 24"h;

Art Nouveau table lamp, iron base with two stylized cranes forming delicate vase with 2 handles, terrific leaded glass shade with dome of mottled tan & cream geometric segments and wide skirt with pink blossoms & buds on swirling vines and leaves in bright and forest green, unmarked, excellent condition, 18"d shade, 21"h;

Slag glass table lamp, impressive 8-sided shade with stylized bark panel dividers and intricate lattice work of vines and leaves, top panels with hand-painted leaves in green on mottled cream glass, skirting with mottled green and tan panels, bronze tree trunk base in great black, gold & green patina, acorn finial, 20"d shade, 23"h, Excellent condition;

A&C slag glass table lamp, broad hammered base in olive/brown patina, 8 panels of modeled white & caramel glass with overlay of blossoms & stems, metalwork in elegant olive and forest green, original pine cone finial, 18"d shade, 22"h;

Handel floor lamp base #6068 with harp-form top and a bronzed-metal patina, blue swirled mottled art glass shade, base with original felt pad and cloth "Handel Lamps" tag, no switch, 57h";

Dramatic pair of composition Cherub lights on pedestals, dancing draped cherubs holding acanthus-trimmed 7-light electric lights, each atop an ornate bombe-style pedestal, rich deep copper patina, Cherub light: 60"h, Pedestals are 43"h, Very Decorative;

Ornate slag glass table lamp, unusually intricate lattice work on shade of 8 panels of cream & amber glass, lattice forms blossoms and includes drape & dolphin accents, fully decorated base with drapes & geometric patterns, 18"d shade, 22"h, excellent condition;

Slag glass table lamp, 8 latticed panels of caramel mottled glass to shade, base in design of swirling vines on a quilted background, 16"d shade, 21"h, excellent condition;

Slag glass table lamp with 6-panel shade over 4-panel light-up base, great detailed open metal work, 17"d shade, 24"h;

Pair of cranberry lusters, rich cranberry color, sculpted castle-peak rims, gold linear trim, each with 10 massive, cut crystal hanging lusters, 11"h;

Pair of clear lusters, 4 piece base with cut spheres, supports broad bowl with 8 massive, 9" hanging lusters, trumpet-form shades with etched starbursts, 19"h, designed for use with or without electricity, currently not wired;

Rococo 2-light lamp, elegant brass base with twisting arms supports hanging lusters of pale lavender, amber and clear glass in many interesting shapes, clear glass blossom accents to luster tops, all original lusters in place, terrific lamp, 17"h x 15" w;

Great pair of 1920's boudoir lamps, very ornate iron bases with large scalloped curling leaves support mica cylinder shades and reticulated tops with flame finials, wired in series, great deep bronzed patina, 14.5"h;

Figural Camel Lamp, camel at rest with highly detailed saddle and saddle blankets in original polychrome paint in shades of red, green, orange and black, 7" x 5", new socket, Great Lamp;

Cut crystal lamp with mushroom shade, detailed blossoms, leaves and fruit highlight both shade and base, 17"h, shade 11"d, excellent condition;

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AMERICAN ART POTTERY

Rookwood: 10 Artist Signed Vases

Floral vellum by Ed Diers, beautiful shoulder decoration of white, pale blue and medium blue geometric shapes atop a band of cornflower blossoms on olive green stems and leaves, 1930, #6199D, V, esoteric mark, 6"d, mint;

Floral vellum by Sara Sax, globe form on 3 feet in mauve, with banded decoration of delicate pale pink, salmon and burgundy blossoms on gray stems on a cream ground, 1913, #3088, V, 6"d, mint;

Wax matt by Louise Abel w/carved A&C medallions to rim, shades of brown, tan & green, 1920, 7.5", mint;

Floral vellum by Fred Rothehbusch, Art Nouveau swirling vines in rich cream with violet and pink blossoms on a dark blue shoulder band and sky blue body, 1922, #1926, V, 7"h, mint;

Standard glaze by Matt Daly with yellow jonquils and green leaves on a dark brown to deep orange background, 1901, #925C, 10"h, mint;

Standard glaze ewer by Josephine Zettel, pansy blossoms in olive green and brown on a buckskin to brown background, 1892, #595B, W, 8”h, mint;

Floral vellum vase by Fred Rothenbusch, shoulder band of pink & yellow blossoms w/green leaves on a gray bkgd, 1920, #1356E, 7", restoration at rim.

Pillow vase in standard glaze w/raised yellow jonquils, great work by C. Steinle, 8"h, line;

Colorful scenic vellum lamp by Sallie Coyne, tall trees with gray trunks and vivid green leaves backed by pale pink water, pale blue pasture and an evening sky of pale green, pink and deep lavender, nice early hardware, clean drill hole, 9";

Scenic vellum vase by Charles Schmidt, classic Schmidt Venetian boat scene at sunset, sail boats with people surrounding entire vase with birds overhead and distant buildings, 1921, #950F, V, 6.5"h, restoration to rim;

Unique Rookwood Examples

Pair of massive Art Deco planters, fabulous forms from the Rookwood's Faience Factory, bisque exterior with design of three raised bands, both with impressed RW logos, 1916, 1101CY, some insignificant base chips, 23" d x 17"h, excellent condition;

Squirrel bookends, in spectacular caramel & tan matt glaze, designer mark by Sallie Toohey, both #6025, both 1929;

Egyptian Bookends, rare form in olive green matt glaze, #2510, both 1921, 7"w x 5.5"h, professionally restored chip;

Rose matt low vase with aqua interior, unusual "Second" factory label applied to the side, 1922, #1927, 4"h x 5"w, mint;

Blue Ship coffee and tea service, 4 pcs, tea pot, coffee pot, cream & sugar, mint;

Monkey figure in cocoa high glaze, Louise Abel designer mark, 1949, #6501, 5.5"h, mint;

Art Deco deer figure in white matt glaze, Lenore Asbury designer mark, 6”h, mint;

More Rookwood

A&C vase vertical leaves in pink & green matt, 1903, 5" x 4", mint;
Lot of 2 A&C vases, classic form in purple/brown matt glaze, #1930, 1916, 7"h and 2-handled form in yellow matt glaze, #354, 1912, 4"h, both mint;
Lot of 3 vases all in Arts and Crafts design, 2 pink & green matte, mint, 6”h , 1 blue matte, chip, 7”h;
Lot of 2 vases, modern design vase in beautiful mottled deep gray glaze, 1941, 7"h, mint & 3 pc. Ginger jar with interior lid and vented exterior lid in bone white hi-glaze, 1942, #1321E, 4"h, mint;
Lot of 2 RW examples: Rook bookends in opaque cocoa hi-glaze, McDonald designer mark, 1946, #2275, 5.5"h & a sandstone hi-glaze pitcher, 1939, #6759, 6"h, both mint;
Ten-sided vase in gunmetal glaze, 7" x 8", 1922, mint;
Bowl in leaf design, aqua high glaze, 13"d, mint;
Central Trust tray, matt green, 6"x4", sells with Mug in tan high glaze, 5"h;

Roseville

Experimental Lamp, bulbous form with wide band w/green stems & pink blossoms on a mottled rust & brown bkgd, incised marks: F30, 3, 10"h, factory glazed hole to bottom, Truly An Experimental;
Wisteria vase, good clear mold & good color, original foil label, 9"d x 6.5"h, mint;
Bushberry Jardinière & Pedestal, brown, largest size made, jard: 14" d x 10"h, pedestal: 21", 31" total height, excellent condition;
Columbine pair of mantle vases, 9"h, mint;
Cosmos vase, green, 9", mint;
Zephyr Lily, blue, pair Cornucopias, 8"h, mint;
Ixia vase, pink, 12", mint;

Weller

Etna jardinière, large pink rose blossoms with gray twisting vines, impressed mark, 10"h x 12"d;
Dickensware pillow vase w/incised Monk in brown & tan on tan, brown & blue bkgd, impressed marks, 6.5 " h x 6.5"w, mint;
Hudson Light vase, heavy slip decoration of gray and olive leaves with mauve and green berries on a rich cream background, impressed Weller, factory heat line in base, mint, 7.5"h;
Tutone vase, Art Deco 3-sided form in matt burgundy & green, 12"h, mint;

Van Briggle

"Despondency", covered in an aqua matt glaze, incised marks, flakes to underside, otherwise mint, 17"h; "3 Graces", covered in an aqua matt glaze, incised marks, mint, 16.5"h;
Lot of 3 Van Briggle vases: Classic form in vertical leaf design, aqua matt, 7", Floral form vase in Mulberry glaze, 4" & 2-handled vase in Mulberry glaze, 3", all mint;

More Pottery

Mural of tall sailing ship at sea, squeeze bag decoration of ship with colorful hull and flags in green, orange, yellow, tan, red, & brown, on teal water with gulls overhead and a distant ship on a mottled yellow & tan background, tiles are 6" sq. & nicely framed, 18" x 30";
Early "Old Sleepy Eye" cylinder vase w/Native American chief, cattails & dragonfly, 8.5"h, mint;
Catalina bookends, hooded figure atop open book in spectacular opaque mint green glaze, impressed Catalina;
Amphora vase, organic form with broad curled leaves forming ring handles at shoulder and stems forming four handles at base, mottled tan, brown, green and blue, blue oval mark reads AMPHORA, Made In Czechoslovakia, impressed 3947,44, 10.5"h, mint, Spectacular Amphora Vase;
Avon Pottery vase, Fabulous Art Deco design with stylized tall trees, billowing clouds, large birds and giant blossoms in dark blue, yellow, pale green and black, impressed AVON, 8.5"h, a few minor surface flakes, otherwise mint, Great Art Deco vase;
Early Ohio standard glaze jardinière, 4 footed form w/strong A&C repeated design of yellow tulip blossoms on criss-crossed green leaves, 10", Outstanding example;
Early Ohio, Arts & Crafts jardinière, strong relief decoration of pinecones & pine branches in a spectacular gray & caramel matt glaze, 10"d;
Owens Utopian vase, standard glaze w/ large orange blossom & olive & tan leaves & stems, impressed Owens 122, 2, 13.5 “h, line, sells with Early Ohio standard glaze vase w/raised orange blossoms & green leaves, unmarked, 8"h, mint;

FINE PORCELAIN

Meissen clock on stand, "The Four Seasons", monumental hand painted example with four putti representing the four seasons, "Winter": a draped figure warms its hands by a fire, "Fall": a crowned figure holds a harvest of shocks of wheat, "Spring": a figure hold stems of flowers, "Summer" figure at crown toasts a glass of wine. The clock front abundantly decorated with applied blossoms of many varieties, finely executed work in every area, especially around clock face. Base in same taste and includes insects and butterflies and is beautifully done. Clock and base with crossed sword marks, clock is incised No. 2172, orange 28, impressed 132. Condition is excellent, with numerous chips to petals, one flake to rim of base, Total: 23"h x 14"w x 8"d;

Meissen center vase, large form with reticulated bowl on 6 scrolled feet with three seated winged putti surrounded by large applied blossoms, vines and leaves, all in elegant pastel shades, crossed sword mark, 12"h x 12"d, restoration to one leg, otherwise superb condition;

Meissen figure of beautiful woman with floral drape, crossed-sword marks, incised C84, excellent condition, 8"h;

Dresden center vase, impressive and large reticulated vase at, top fully surrounded with applied brightly-colored blossoms and hand-painted floral cartouches, the stem with 4 standing figures, 2 ladies with long flowing dresses and aprons and 2 gentlemen in fancy hats and jackets, stem fully decorated with brightly-colored hand-painted blossoms and floral accents, spectacular condition, Script mark, Dresden Saxony, 21"h x 13"d;

Sevres charger, beautifully hand painted scene with five ladies and a gent, having tea and cake on the lawn, background of blossoming trees and stone dwelling, great detail and color throughout, Signed Dubois, blue mark with "A" to interior, France, 17.5"d, superb condition;

Hand Painted Plaques

Elegant hand-painted porcelain plaque, beautiful young woman with long, curling hair plucks a classical harp with gold stings and scrolled trim, her violet robe has white and gold highlights, signed Brodell, in original oak frame with carved vine and leaf edging and brown velvet liner, Frank Herschede label to reverse reads "Favorite Du Harem", Back of plaque reads Made In Germany, Favorite Du Harem, 107F/2155, 6" x 4";

Hand painted porcelain plaque, portrait of gent with walrus mustache in formal cloak, tremendous execution with amazing detail, signed E. Kment, in terrific ornate frame, all inside fitted original brown leather case with red velvet interior, plaque: 3.5" x 2.25", frame: 6" x 5", case: 7" x 6", all terrific condition;

Elegant Hand Painted Nippon

Pair of Jeweled vases, large bolted forms with matching decorations of white orchids with deep purple and mustard yellow centers on pale green vines and leaves on a shaded pastel background of pink, tan, pale green and red. Extensive 'jeweled' and gold work, superb condition, Green mark reads Hand Painted Nippon, M, 16"h, A Spectacular Pair of Vases;

Bolted 2-handled vase with lobed rim and broad foot, fully decorated with detailed hand painted blossoms and intricate gold work, 9.5"h c 9.5"w;

Vase with landscape decoration of distant houses, lake and trees, overlaid gold threading outlines lily pads and blossoms, two ornate handles at rim, 12"h;

Vase in landscape design with ruins, low water and birds in pastel shades of orange, violet, green and brown, base and rim in decoration of white blossoms and stems, extensive gold outlining, two ornate handles at rim, 12"h;

3-handled vase on 3 feet with 2 scenic panels with water, trees and tall trees, extensive gold work at rim and surrounding panels, 10";

Vase with floral cartouche of colorful blossoms and elaborate gold detailing, 7";

More Fine Porcelain

Hand painted porcelain figural compote, Moore Brothers, England, 3 winged putti support broad bowl with reticulated rim of stems and leaves, fully decorated exterior with clumps of lavender blossoms and applied brightly-colored leaves, Greek key design to tri-foil base, ink mark, 8"h x 7"w, minor loss to leaf, excellent condition;

Early hand painted porcelain center vase, 4 winged putti in pink and blue drapes support large boat-form vase with totally encrusted floral exterior including a large rose blossom and bud to front & back sides, impressed 591, ink signed 67, no other markings, 15" l x 12"h x 11"d, extensive restoration to putti;

Hand painted porcelain figural vase, 2 stylized dolphins support draped putti seated atop shell-form vase, delicate clumps of applied blossoms and leaves, unmarked, 7"h x 7"l x 6"w, minor loss to leaf, excellent condition;

Pair of Herend hand-painted porcelain roosters, 6”h;

Set of 5 hand painted porcelain tumbling winged putti, blue ink mark, each about 4", excellent condition;

ART GLASS

Steuben 'Grotesque' vase, spectacular example in gold iridescent glass w/orange, aqua & violet highlights, four large vertical ribs stretch from base to rim, etched 'Steuben Aurene 7282', 10"h;

19th C. Moser-style console set, 3 pcs, spectacular cut and enameled decoration of blossoms, vines and leaves in gold on vivid violet, green and black background, covered center vase 11”h, pair of side vases 12”h, chip to center vase rim, otherwise mint;

Monumental cut crystal vase, large trumpet form on classic footed stem with decoration of vines & leaves, 4 tiny chips to rim, 26"h x 10"d;

Lot of 4 Art Glass shades, all Tulip forms in excellent condition: Quezal, pulled feather design in cream & green with iridescent interior in gold, violet, pink & orange, signed Quezal, 5"h x 4.75"w; Steuben, ribbed form in gold iridescent glass orange & blue highlights, fleur-de-lis mark, 5"h x 4.5"d; NuArt, ribbed form in orange & pink iridescent glass with blue highlights, signed NuArt, 5.5"h x 4.75"d; Lightolier, frosted form with gold and orange iridescence, signed 5"h x 5"d;

Early Cranberry Bohemian: Vase in deer and castle motif, excellent condition, 10.75”h; Decanter with stopper, deer and castle motif, excellent condition, 15”h; Candle sticks in the Vintage pattern, excellent condition, 11.5” h; Lot of 5 Pieces: Pair of vases with bird and stag 5”h x 5”d, pair of candle sticks, 4”h, tumbler 4”h;

Cranberry silver overlay ewer in Vintage motif of grapes, leaves and vines, excellent condition, 14” h;

Signed Libbey brilliant cut glass punch bowl, superb condition, 13"d x 8"h, no stand;

Cut crystal vase, fully cut top-to-bottom with rim of 7 finely cut fans, terrific condition, 16"h;

Lalique footed center bowl with four pudgy birds to base, IOB, 5.5"d x 4"h, sells with, Lalique Panda figure, 3";

Pair of cranberry lusters, rich cranberry color, sculpted castle-peak rims, gold linear trim, each with 10 massive, cut crystal hanging lusters, 11"h;

Pair of clear lusters, 4 piece base with cut spheres, supports broad bowl with 8 massive, 9" hanging lusters, trumpet-form shades with etched starbursts, 19"h, designed for use with or without electricity, currently not wired;

Lot of 3 Orrefors crystal glass bowls, large 8-paneled form with diagonal leaf to each panel, 9"d x 4.5"h, Pair 6-paneled blossom-form vases with fluted rims, 8" x 5.5" & 5.5" x 4",

Lot of 10 Fine Contemporary Glass Figures: Baccarat: Camel, 7", Hippo, 6", Elephant, 3", Candlesticks, 6"; Steuben Figures: Bear, 3", Turtle, 3"; Dragon, 2"; Daum France: Pair of cherubs, 3" Waterford alligator, 5";

Opalescent flip-lid dresser jar with ornate brass banding, 5"h;

Sterling overlay decanter with etched floral design, silver overlay is heavily decorated with toasting cherubs, replaced stopper;

19th Century 6-sided glass cruet with stopper, wheel-ground decoration, elaborate openwork sterling silver mounts, scrolls, cartouches and figures including cupids and musicians, marked Sterling 5185, 8.5"h;

Cased and cut carafe with stopper, white cut to pale blue with extensive hand painted floral motif and gold trim, superb condition, 16"h;

Cut crystal lamp with mushroom shade, detailed blossoms, leaves and fruit highlight both shade and base, 17"h, shade 11"d, excellent condition...

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CHINA

Meissen "Blue Onion" pattern china, 123 pieces, sold in 6 lots:
Platter, large form with scalloped edge, 17” x 15”;
Lot of 2: 1 covered round tureen,9", 1 large round platter, 15";
Lot of 2: 1 large round platter, 15",1 covered round tureen, 9";
Lot of 4:1 large serving bowl, 10", 1 vegetable bowl, scalloped edge, 9", 1 square vegetable bowl, 8", 1 square vegetable bowl, 7";
Lot of 7 Reticulated pieces: 1 5-sided serving dish, 12",1 serving plate, 11", 1 serving plate, 8.5", 4 small dishes, 4";
Lot of 112 Assorted pieces: 11 soup bowls, 9", 28 dinner plates, 9", 17 salad plates, 8", 43 dessert dishes, 3 different shapes, 5", 2 oval serving dishes, 7", Gravy, 8", 1 covered sugar bowl, rose finial, 1 handled tea strainer, 6 assorted cups, Teapot, no lid, Coffee pot, as is..

FINERY

French enameled vase, large striking form with beautiful woman in high-collared formal dress with billowing shoulders in dark teal, pale blue, gold and white, backed by a pastel landscape with low water tall trees and a distant village, detailed gold work to rim includes a musical-themed cartouche with mandolin & trumpet, 7"h, excellent condition;

Spectacular pair of mantel ornaments, heavy silver-plated figural bases with winged bare-breasted ladies emerging from an Art Nouveau curled leaf atop a base decorated with scrolls, acanthus leaves and draped cartouches, cut crystal trumpet-form inserts have delicately cut scalloped rims with an etched Art Deco flower emanating from each point, 9"h x 7"l x 3"w, superb condition;

Salvador Teran modern design 5pc. tea service, striking hand wrought brass forms with abstract dark and pale blue glass tile highlights. Unique inlaid mosaic tray with individual recessed cups for each piece, coffee pot 9", creamer 4.5" x 6", lidded sugar 3.5" x 5", sugar spoon, 4.5", abstract 3-sided tray, 14"d, impressed Hand Wrought, Hecho en Mexico; [Mexican born Salvador Teran worked with silver master, William Spratling and his cousins, Los Castillo for many years and before settling in Mexico City. He opened his own workshop there in 1952. His work in jewelry and hollow ware is well-respected world wide and he is known for his mosaics and "tesserae inlay" in his modernist designs.]

Ceramic portrait plaque of beautiful woman with feather quill, all in high relief, in outstanding wide, ornate frame with acanthus corners and fancy geometric carving, plaque shows 15" x 12", frame is 27" x 24";

Pair of enameled glass vases in plated stands, four-lobed forms in cased blue and white glass each with matching paneled decorations of delicate wildflower blossoms, ornate Reed & Barton stands with full daisy blossom to stems, and detailed floral and geometric designs, some losses to stands, 13.5"h;

Set of 8 pewter hand-hammered sea horse chalices with turquoise inlaid eyes, incised signature to all "Lemil Smyths,", 8.5"h, Outstanding Arts & Crafts chalices;

19th C. Carved ivory cachet box with 4 walking elephants, lid with baby elephant finial, 5”d x 5”h, age crack, some chips;

Unusual German bisque figural pitcher with 3 children forming handle climbing out of “paper- wrapped” marmalade pitcher, 9”h, mint; French guilloche miniature portrait of beautiful lady with flowing hair with large blue hat on blue decorated background;

Early Italian ceramic charger, very large form with hand painted scene with Pan and Cherubs to center surrounded by repeating Griffons, Ladies with 4 breasts, urns, vines and leaves, 23"d, one tight crack, expected small chips to edge, Great Charger;

Miniature portrait on copper of beautiful woman in blue hat with purple plume in ornate original frame;

Pair of miniature portraits on ivory: Napoleon, signed & "Blue Boy", both in original ivory frames;

Ornate muffineer/sugar shake with Gorham sterling top with shoulder drape in leaf design, ornate sterling foot supports broad-shouldered glass body in delicate design of diamonds and fern leaves, Durgin mark, 164, 8.5"h;

Royal Bayreuth "Devil & Cards" wall pocket match holder, devil holding two cards as pocket with striking plate below, 4" wide x 5" high, sells with Royal Bayreuth card-cube toothpick, 2.5"sq, both excellent condition;

Early burled tea caddy with ivory inlaid escutcheon & knobs to interior lids, ornate ring handles in basket-of-grapes design, 7.5”l x 6”h;

5 Cut cranberry glass lay down perfumes, one with Danish fine silver top, all as is;

Pair of ornate ewers with hand painted glass bodies in detailed floral design, ornate mountings with faces, paw feet and acanthus scrolling, 17"h;

Pair of ornate ewers with hand painted glass bodies in detailed floral design, on green background, ornate scrolled mountings, 18"h;

Argyle flow blue platter, 17”;

c.1870 Staffordshire dog, mostly white w/yellow & black eyes and gold highlights, 10"h;

Good early Staffordshire dog in good red-orange paint, 13”h;

Lot of 2 Royal Copenhagen vases, tall vase with 4 buttressed handles to rim in decoration of gray/green, pink and yellow blossoms with trailing vines & leaves, 13.5"h, pillow vase with large pink and pale gray blossoms on gray/green stems & leaves, 8.5"h, both on white backgrounds, both mint;

Etched divided serving platter with floral decorated sterling rim 13”..

STATUARY

Bronze

Pair figural lady lamps, each clothed in long, flowing drape and tightly curled hair and each carrying a harp and a scroll and atop a fine OG-edged black marble base, tremendous quality and detail, figures are 24"h;

Bronze bust of young maiden with curled hair and hair clip, impressed Siegfried Wagner, 1904, 21"h; Austrian bronze figural of dancing man with turban, beautifully painted with multi-colored waistband, excellent condition, 8”h;

Classical bronze statue of "Hermes, The Messenger of the Gods", atop square stair-step pedestal base, rich dark brown patina, 17";

Bronze statue of monkey, contemplating "The Origin of the Species" atop a stack of books and gazing into a round "mirror", 15", contemporary;

Marble

Early Italian marble bust of beautiful young woman wearing stylish hat with ribbon and a dress with large bow, signed L. Mentucci, probably 19th C, 20"h, excellent condition;

Marble pedestal, octagonal base with circular stair-steps supporting a slightly tapered stem with broad central band of interlocking vines & leaves with one grape cluster, 4 half-round accent bands, cut corner top, 2 pieces, bolted stem, 37"h;

Marble pedestal, octagonal base supports swirled stem with Greek Key band to center, square cut-corner top, 4 pieces, chip to top and base edge, 39"h;

(See "Lamps & Lighting" for more marble)

More

Pair highly ornate figural fireside ornaments, cast heavy brass, each with two bare-breasted draped women, two draped and winged putti, two winged and bare-breasted woman & a man's face, floral drape and acanthus accents, marked Italy, 25"h x 12"w, holes in reverse imply past use as andirons, Very Decorative;

Spelter statue of Cossack soldier on horseback rescuing young girl, 14"h;

Massive ornate cast iron urn, square base supports floral-decorated stem and 2 large upper bowls with scrolling and fancy work, 4 separate pieces for easy transport, 43" h x 36"d;

Pair 19th C statues of draped women holding symbols of Industry & Progress including a large gear, anvil & hammer, anchor, chest of jewels, covered cask, all atop ornate bases with winged Griffon feet, spelter, minor losses, 20"h;

Statue of religious man with beard and halo seated in an ornate paw-foot chair with detailed floral and scroll designs atop a classical form base, brass with original black patina, some wear to patina, 15"h;

Pair of Victorian mantle urns, each with tall sweeping handles decorated with bearded men and swirls at rim, body accents include shields, and stylized leaves and vines, heavy polished iron bases each with two open-mouthed lions and recessed and relief decoration of swirls and leaves. Condition is superb, 22"h;

Concrete statue of cherub playing harp on classic scrolled base, cherub: 30", base: 20";

METALWORK

Salvador Teran modern design 5pc. tea service, striking hand wrought brass forms with abstract dark and pale blue glass tile highlights. Unique inlaid mosaic tray with individual recessed cups for each piece, coffee pot 9", creamer 4.5" x 6", lidded sugar 3.5" x 5", sugar spoon, 4.5", abstract 3-sided tray, 14"d, impressed Hand Wrought, Hecho en Mexico; [Mexican born Salvador Teran worked with silver master, William Spratling and his cousins, Los Castillo for many years and before settling in Mexico City. He opened his own workshop there in 1952. His work in jewelry and hollow ware is well-respected world wide and he is known for his mosaics and "tesserae inlay" in his modernist designs.]

Spectacular Art Nouveau vase in bronzed patina, 4-paneled deep relief decoration of cattails and bushes with berries, 2 deep relief clusters of lily pads rest on shoulder, impressed signature A.L. Ferle, 9"h;

Arts & Crafts Metal

Set of 8 pewter hand-hammered sea horse chalices with turquoise inlaid eyes, incised signature to all "Lemil Smyths,", 8.5"h, Outstanding Arts & Crafts chalices;

6-Piece hammered copper smoke set, great detailed design of horned owl perched on pine branch, rich dark brown original patina. Hinged cigar box, 6", Lidded tobacco jar, 6", Match holder, Ash tray, 2 Cigarette holders, unmarked;

Hammered copper tray, nicely shaped and folded edges & nicely riveted pretzel handles with brass collars, 22" x 12";

Silver Crest vase, bronze with silver overlay design of cattails, spectacular mottled aqua patina, impressed logo, 1005, 11"h;

Lot of 2 Heintz desk accessories, both bronze with silver overlay, wool-lined cigarette box in nut brown patina with handle & match sleeve, 7"l, & ashtray in green frog skin patina with cigarette & match holder, 7"d, both with impressed logs;

Lot of 2 Sorensen vases, bronze with great frog-skin patinas, trumpet form, 6.5"h & compote with swirled stem 7"d x 3.5"h, both with linear accents and with impressed Carl Sorenson signature and logo;

MUSIC BOXES

Stella table-top music box, gorgeous mahogany case in original finish with carved edging, plays 14" discs, impressed #51415, sells with 19 discs, excellent condition, 24" x 19" x 13";

Swiss music box, plays 6 tunes, original song title card with cherubs in excellent condition, lid of inlaid woods in musical motif, 17"l x 8"d x 5"h, very good condition;

CLOCKS

Meissen clock on stand, "The Four Seasons", monumental hand painted example with four putti representing the four seasons, "Winter": a draped figure warms its hands by a fire, "Fall": a crowned figure holds a harvest of shocks of wheat, "Spring": a figure hold stems of flowers, "Summer" figure at crown toasts a glass of wine. The clock front abundantly decorated with applied blossoms of many varieties, finely executed work in every area, especially around clock face. Base in same taste and includes insects and butterflies and is beautifully done. Clock and base with crossed sword marks, clock is incised No. 2172, orange 28, impressed 132. Condition is excellent, with numerous chips to petals, one flake to rim of base, Total: 23"h x 14"w x 8"d;

John Simpson, Wigton, England, 18th C tall case clock, pine case with reeded quarter columns & split scroll crown with floral medallions, bonnet with full standing reeded columns. Beautiful embossed brass face reads "Simpson Wigton" in script, hand painted landscape scene above face with house, trees and stone fence, 81"h;

Elegant early French clock, large and impressive ornate case with grotesque curled feet, ornate cartouches, 4 full standing columns with acanthus leaf accents, tall crown with reticulated vines, scrolls & leaves topped by an ornate urn finial with grotesque creatures as handles, ornate porcelain face, 21"h, A Spectacular French Clock;

Arts & Crafts grandmother clock, flame-grained oak case with domed top, brushed brass face with striking numerals & hands, weights and pendulum wrapped in nicely riveted brushed brass, 70" X 20" X 10";

German wall clock, beautiful burled walnut case with black lacquered highlights, 6 finials, spooled column accents, exceptionally clean enameled face, excellent condition, 45"h;

German wall clock, walnut with porcelain face, ornate porcelain pendulum medallion, tall crown with lady's face in relief, 36"h;

Seth Thomas OG mantel clock, spectacular bird's eye maple and burled walnut case;

Gilbert "Defender" model hanging regulator clock, floral accents to case, label on reverse reads: DEFENDER, Wm. L. Gilbert Clock Co, Winsted, Conn, USA, 42"h x 17"w;

Art Deco mantle clock, black marble case with beautifully incised Egyptian Gods and Sphinx, incised numerals, beveled bezel to front and beveled glass access to rear, 14"h x 13"w;

New Haven cherub clock, Art Nouveau leave and vines wrap draped standing cheurb, nice enameled face, beveled glass, 11",

German domed mantle clock, 3-dial face with chime and regulator dials, string inlaid front, marked Germany, 15"h;

THE ORIENT

Pair of c.1900 hand thrown & hand painted Chinese porcelain vases, each with superbly detailed men in robes viewing documents, exceptional gold work and detail to rims and bases, both signed, excellent condition, 15"h;

Carved altar table, 6-door cabinet form fully carved front & back w/very intricate carving of blossoms, geometrics, vines, birds, and leaves. 8 gargoyles extend at top: peacocks, bare breasted women, musicians..., 50" w x 34" d x 32"h;

Pair of Chinese slab-seat arm chairs, pierce carved backs with horse and geometric designs, beautifully curved arms, excellent original patina shows old red paint;

Hand painted Chinese cabinet, serpentine front with 2 drawers & 1 door, decoration of birds, blossoms & mountain village in shades of mauve, gold and dark green, quality contemporary cabinet, 30"h x 20"w x 11"d;

Rose Canton platter with early orange peel back, 16”;

Early bronze incense burner, highly detailed crouched bird with long beak, sharp claws, and beautifully detailed feathers, 11”l;

(See "Art" category for an outstanding offering of Japanese woodblock prints)

COLLECTIBLES

Armand Marseille wind-up rocking doll, bisque head with compo body, original lace dress & bloomers, long blond braids and knit cap, she sits atop a wooden rocker in cream paint, original wind-up crank rocks chair back and forth, 9.5"h x 8.5"l, marked Armand Marseille, Germany, 390;

WPA Era Goodyear bronze award plaque, "25 Years of Friendly Relations - Savage Brothers", deep relief design with strong WPA influence featuring crowded street with trucks, cars & buses backed by factories with tall smoke stacks. Airplane and large image of Goodyear blimp fly overhead. Back signed Medallic Art Co. Medallic has produced some of the world’s most distinguished awards such as the Pulitzer Prize, the Peabody Award, the Newbery and Caldecott medals, and the Inaugural medals for eleven U.S. Presidents, some losses to patina, 17" x 12";

Royal Bayreuth "Devil & Cards" wall pocket match holder, devil holding two cards as pocket with striking plate below, 4" wide x 5" high, sells with Royal Bayreuth card-cube toothpick, 2.5"sq, both excellent condition;

Toys

Attic Chest Full of Vintage Toys: Wolverine tin wind-up battle ship, Marx “G” Man gun, Numerous Hubley, Several streamlined rubber vehicles by Sun Rubber, Arcade CI tractor, 3", 7 toy pistols: "Daisy - Buck Rogers - 25th Century", Texan, Mascot, King, Army 45... 100+ lead figures, mostly WWI soldiers...

Buddy "L" - "Express Line" truck, red chassis with black exterior, missing rear doors, 26";

Lot of 4 Vintage Tin Litho Games: 1) Wyandotte Mechanical Shooting Gallery, appears complete with rotating target, 2 pistols, many darts, IOB, 2) Wyandotte Duck Hunter Shooting Gallery, IOB, 3) " Lucky Star" Marble Game, Durable Toy/Emmets Toy, IOB, 4) Alps Train, 2 cars and platform w/station, Automatic Toy Co.;

Child's Empire electric stove, Metal ware Corp., All original child's size stove w/two burners, nickel-plated front, and stove top, cream enameled exterior, oven door with temperature gauge opens exposing original oven rack, original knobs with "E" logo, cord frayed, 21" x 16.5" X 9", Very Nice Condition;

Photos & Paper

Quarter-Plate Union case, “Lady with Falcon” with tinted Ambrotype of gent in top hat and floral vest;

Framed photo, early Cincinnati scene of the Miami and Erie Canal, now Central Parkway, 15" x 20";

Framed photo, early downtown Cincinnati scene with trolley car, Tyler Davidson Fountain and Mabley & Carew, 10" x 14";

Lot of 3 Framed photos of Cincinnati: 1) Crosley Field, 10" x 14", 2) Early riverfront scene showing paddlewheel boat & the Suspension Bridge, 8" x 11", 3) Busy street scene with many suit-clad gents and great signs including "A Wienerwurst With Each Drink", "Queen City Sign Co.", and "Joe's Place";

"Lunchtime on a Crossbeam", Iconic photo taken on September 29, 1932 by Charles C. Ebbets. Construction workers take a break from their work on the RCA Building at Rockefeller Center in New York to have lunch atop a steel beam 800 feet above ground. The photo appeared in the New York Herald Tribune in its Sunday photo supplement on October 2. From The Bettman Archives, Beautifully matted and framed, photo is 24" x 32";

Burger Beer Advertiser: Framed poster of Cincinnati Reds in action at Crosley Field, poster reads "Burger Network - Crosley Field: Home of the Reds" 26" x 36";

More Collectibles

Folk Art Log Cabin, entirely hand-built one-room cabin with impressive chimney, carved shingle hinged roof, two doors & two windows, excellent original patina, excellent condition, 22"w x 15"h x 12"d;

Early hand-painted hearth broom, Lancaster Co., PA, caramel, gold, black and yellow blossoms with gold highlights on a deep olive green ground, original horse hair bristles, all excellent condition, 25"l;

Elegant 19th Century lap desk, flamed mahogany with inlaid top edging, original brass oval escutcheon and lock, side drawer with original drop pull, flip lid exposed replaced red leather top and front tray with 2 ink bottle compartments, nib tray and removable pen tray, writing surface lifts to expose paper storage compartment. A wonderful early lap desk in design and condition, 16" x 9"x 6";

Unusual German bisque figural pitcher with 3 children forming handle climbing out of “paper- wrapped” marmalade pitcher, 9”h, mint;

Royal Doulton W.C. Fields Toby, D6674;

Classic "Country Store" oak counter-top display case, rear drop-down door, original finish & hardware, 28" x 18" x 12", excellent condition;

c.1870 Staffordshire dog, mostly white w/yellow & black eyes and gold highlights, 10"h;

Good early Staffordshire dog in good red-orange paint, 13”h

Early inlaid ladies walking stick in mixed woods and bone with herringbone edges, 30”, minor losses;

Lot of 4: Carved ivory cane handle with hunter & dog, Plated and mother-of-pearl cane handle, cold painted Austrian bronze lady, 2” and 1897 Bronze Paris Expo medal;

5 Cut cranberry glass lay down perfumes, one with Danish fine silver top, all as is;

Cow skull with long curled black horns, wire hanger, 20"l x 21"w;

RUGS

Persian Bakhtiari, mid 20th century, excellent condition, 18' 4" X 14' 6";
Indian Bidjar, wool, contemporary, 12' 3" X 9' 2';
Bokara needlepoint, Pakistan, wool, contemporary, 15' 4" x 12' 3';
European wool, French design, contemporary, 8' x 11';
Indian in Tabriz design, mid 20th century, 14' x 10' 9";
Persian in Kum design, paisley pattern, c. 1920's-30's:15' x 12';
Hamadam runner, 15' x 45";
Hamadam, 6'7" x 4'7";
Group of 5 area rugs;

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