2008 Spring Select Auction

Early American, Victorian, Arts & Crafts and More Furniture

208. Robert Mitchell quarter sawn oak S-curve roll-top desk, brilliant flamed graining, knee hole form with four drawers to left and two drawers plus file drawer to right, panelled all four sides, fully fitted interior with twenty-nine drawers including magazine rack with spring holder, three document holders, pencil and pen trays, cubbies left and right, two writing boards, original Robert Mitchell tag, all original hand-carved drawer pulls in feather design. Original finish, original hardware, S-curve in great working condition, solid oak with no veneer. 51"h x 60"w x 34.5"d. A Great Desk. 4,000-6,000
127. Early American cherry step back cupboard, two twelve-pane doors over blind two-door cupboard, six board back, 19th century, square nail construction, good old finish, 95"h x 56"w x 18"d. 2,500-3,500
202. Walnut Victorian high back marble top console/sideboard, upper bout with beveled mirror flanked by four burled and carved columns, each with inset drawer, spoon carved accents, dramatic crown with two hounds, aesthetic style carvings, burled accents. Base has three drawers over two drawers, burled accents and center drawer with aesthetic floral decoration in heavy relief, ogee cut red marble top, original drop hardware, one pull missing, original finish, some loose trim. 96"h x 60"w x 23"d. 1,500-2,500
337. c.1860 mahogany cellaret/wine cabinet, finely carved crown with basket of fruit and nuts, full standing tapered and reeded claw foot columns topped with acanthus leaves atop hairy paw feet, burled drawer and door fronts, beautifully paneled sides, sandwich glass pulls, 60"h x 21.5w x 25"d. 1,500-2,000
203. Romweber mahogany nine-piece dining set, highly flamed in rich brown stain. Serpentine sideboard, two doors and two drawers, heavily burled fronts, floral carved edging and door accents, claw and ball feet, fluted and shell carved skirting, 37"h x 72"w x 22"d. Table with claw and ball legs, acanthus wreaths to knees, carved blossom edging, burled skirt, two center support legs, 30"h x 66" x 45", plus two skirted 15" leaves. China cabinet with dramatic claw and ball feet, burled drawer fronts, pierce carved crown, fluted and carved skirt, lattice decorated door fronts, original drop hardware, 78"h x 42"w x 17"d. Six Chippendale style chairs, one armchair, claw and ball feet, carved acanthus knees, shell carved crown, fancy open work to back, cream upholstery. The set is in terrific condition and original finish. 2,500-3,500
304. c.1860 rosewood marble top parlor table, beautifully carved curled legs and scrolled feet, oversized finial to scrolled stretcher, fluted skirt with carved accents, acanthus tops to legs, eight-point turtle top table, beautiful mottled marble with ogee edging, 28"h x 29"w x 40.5"d. 1,500-2,000
205. Romweber nine piece dining set, burled and finely carved satinwood. Six leg bow-front sideboard, dramatic claw and ball feet, fluted skirting with shell and scroll carving, superb condition 36"h x 69"w x 23"d. Table has unique wide pedestal center with storage area inside, dramatic and detailed carved five-claw and ball feet with acanthus knees, inlaid wedges to top with dramatic burling to edges, carved skirt with leaves and geometrics, 66" x 42" plus two 15" leaves. Six Chippendale-style chairs with dramatic claw and ball feet, crowns and open work, two armchairs and four sides, covered in white brocade fabric. China cabinet with leaf and geometric edging, detailed open carved crown, lattice work to doors, 80"h x 53"w x 15"d. 2,500-3,500
41. 18th century Queen Ann drop leaf gate leg table, Honduras mahogany, rounded corners, beautifully tapered legs, very heavy table in terrific condition. 28"h x 44" x 34.5". 2,000-3,000
210. Oak Charles Dickens desk, nine-drawer base supports sloping flip-top writing surface flanked by three-drawer side cabinets, nicely spooled gallery, chamfered drawers, green leather tops to center and sides, 43"h x 56"w x 28"d. Condition: one drawer pull has loss. 1,500-2,000
335. American Empire three-drawer stand, hairy paw feet with acanthus knees, nicely turned stem, burled cabinet with three descending drawers, all in crotch mahogany. 30"h x 21"w x 15"d. Some old repairs to split in top veneer, expected veneer losses. 1,000-2,000
211. 19th century rosewood serpentine recamier, elegant form with scrolled arms, acanthus trim, floral blossoms, trefoil carved back on stacked bun feet, covered in pumpkin-gold velvet, 35.5"h x 82"w x 32"d. 600-800
259. Dramatic bronze andirons, classic andiron form surrounded by animals and people including grotesque dolphins, seated boy with dog, winged cherubs, horned sheep, nude dancers, and large winged cherub to top, 32"h. 2,000-3,000
128. Pair of oversized leaded glass panels with blossoms, vines and geometrics in mottled red, pale blue, pale green, cream, and amber, five metal supports, solid oak frames. Overall excellent condition, corner to one has cracked panel, a few insignificant cracked segments. 96" x 40". 2,500-3,500
306. American rosewood Canterbury/magazine rack, single drawer base supporting three shelves with ornately carved uprights, losses to second shelf gallery and upper right corner gallery, unusual form, unique Victorian example, 38"h x 43"w x 16"d. 500-700
129. Early American 19th century two-door corner cupboard, square nail construction, cut corner front, five-board back, great old red paint, 94"h x 50"w x 22"d. 2,000-3,000
252. Unique pine corner cupboard, three scalloped shelves to top surrounded by open carvings, tongue and groove curved back, two door base, great natural finish, two piece, 89"h x 51"w x 34"d, excellent condition. 1,500-2,500
209. Heavily carved English formal sideboard, solid quarter sawn oak, four drawers over two doors, beautifully carved scrolls and medallions to top, leaves and vines to doors and drawer trim, excellent original finish and condition, 44"h x 67"w x 23"d. 1,000-2,000
207. Flamed oak curved glass china cupboard on paw feet, two full standing columns to front, five-paneled back with mirrored top-panel. 68"h x 47"w x 18"d, in good old finish. 1,000-1,500
215. Arts & Crafts oak cupboard, four corbles at top. Upper storage compartment with original mottled clear leaded glass doors and original hand hammered oversized hinges and ring handle in beautiful nut brown and dark green original patina. Garment section has heart shape cut-outs and open carved corners, at top are four rotating three-prong garment hooks, rod with hoops for hanging. Oak front and sides, partially mortised construction, tongue and V-groove pine backing. 83"h x 33"w x 11"d. Old drilled mounting holes to side. 1,200-1,800
219. Limbert quartersawn oak Arts & Crafts costumer, pinned through-tenon construction legs, tapered top, original hammered copper hardware, original finish, impressed signature, 72"h x 18"d, minor split to stem, minor chips to corners. 600-800
212. Limbert quartersawn oak Arts & Crafts arm chair, mortised construction, wide single slat back, brown leather seat cushion, Limbert burn mark under left arm, 39"h x 24"w x 18"d, in good finish, some roughness to legs at bottom. 300-400
213. Limbert quartersawn oak Arts & Crafts rocking arm chair, beautifully shaped corbels under arms, mortised construction, three-slat back, Limbert burn mark under left arm, 32"h x 27.5"w x 21"d, replaced leather cover to cushion is unattached and folded around cushion, runners show wear. 300-400
214. Massive pair of Arts and Crafts andirons, curled and massive drop ring accents, cannonball finials, 36"h x 17w. 400-600
338. American folk art fully inlaid walnut oval child size side table, hand made, all visible surfaces inlaid with diamond and checkerboard patterns, stars, and geometric edging, nicely curved legs with pad feet, 20.5"h x 22" x 16", a few minor losses at edges, missing half circle of inlay from one foot is filled. 800-1,200
313. Matched pair of Henredon carved walnut armoires, four door fronts carved with lotus blossoms, broad leaves and carved ferns. Fitted interior includes two shelves and two drawers to upper section, three drawers to lower section, factory-installed double outlet to upper sections, one upper shelf has six 1/4" drilled holes, 74"h x 40"w x 20"d, excellent condition. 1,000-1,500
291. Walnut Victorian table with carved dog to lower shelf, sixteen point marble ogee cut turtle top, pierce carving to legs, original "rosewood" grain painted finish, 29"h x 36" x 23", excellent condition. 1,000-1,500
359. c.1890 fully carved oak king's chair, deep relief and pierce carvings include daisies, roses, trumpet blossoms, morning glories, acanthus leaves and scrolling, and bearded faces to to front knees, 54"h x 27"w x 23"d, old and clean repair to crown, original finish. 800-1,200
284. Victorian sewing stand, dramatic burled walnut with maple-lined interior, beautifully carved medallions and floral blossoms and broad acanthus leaves to feet and skirt, mansard-form flip-lid with mirror exposes divided top compartment, second drawer same, dove-tailed and tapered lower storage compartment underneath drawers, good old finish, repair to one leg, 32"h x 20"w x 15"d. 800-1,200
303. Early tiger maple and mixed wood chest, six drawers, oversized dovetail construction including top, graduating chamfered drawers, good old batwing hardware, bracket feet, nicely shaped crown, some stains and deep scratches to top. 52"h x 40"w x 20"d. 600-1,000
439. Romweber oak king and queen chairs, extensive relief carving of grapes, leaves, and vines, mortised accents, rich original patina, in medium green frazil upholstery, 34"h x 30"w x 34"d. 500-700
206. Elegant formal sofa, walnut carved wood wrap, carvings include delicate acanthus leaves, floral crown, floral medallions, geometric edging, 34"h x 73"w 34"d. 750-1,000
130. English oak flip top sideboard with inset marble surface, two drawers with carved pretzel bent twig handles, floral blossoms and vines, rope twist uprights, fancy carved edging, original finish, excellent condition, 40"h x 47"w x 17"d. 750-1,000
316. Unusual brass Victorian standing quilt rack, eight collapsible and removeable rods, four-footed base with relief decoration of blossoms and leaves, thumbscrew height adjustments, 73"h, each rod 32", excellent condition and finish, dents to two rods. 750-1,000
283. Cincinnati Art Carved walnut octagonal revolving bookstand, deeply carved blossoms and geometric designs atop carved stem on four reeded and splayed feet, nice surface, some stains to top, very unique, 30"h x 19"w x 19"d. 600-800
38. Early painted three drawer chest, delicately painted with curling vines and leaves, partial paper label to bottom reads ALM Brothers Cincinnati, painted placard reads AO Finochio, chamfered drawers, nicely tapered legs, ogee cut top, shows old staining, 33.5"h x 36"w x 18"d. 600-800
204. Ornate wood wrapped wrap-around sofa with dramatic pierce carved accents including faces, blossoms and musical instruments, in gold and cream brocade fabric. 39.5"h x 81"w x 33"d. 500-800
39. Pair of mahogany lamp tables, 20th century, four paw feet with curled leaf accents supporting carved and turned reeded stem, five-lobed top covered in tobacco brown leather with gold accents, excellent condition, not antique. 600-800
314. Walnut standing silver chest, c.1920, bow front with finely carved drawer fronts, flame grained book-leaf matched tops, nicely shaped stretcher with large urn finial, rope twist legs, original hardware, 38"h x 24"w x 16"d, excellent condition, fine quality. 600-800
334. 19th century William and Mary style high wing-back settee, nicely carved walnut legs and underpinning, 50"h x 56"w x 36"d, good condition, original upholstery is shredding and shows wear. 750-1,000
40. Oak quarter sawn pub chair and rocker, finely carved backs with two monks in pub scene, dramatic flamed graining, superb original finish and condition. Chair 36"h 25"w x 18"d, rocker 31"h x 24"w x 18"d. 400-600
305. Mahogany tilt top table, 20th century, birdcage construction, beautifully carved claw and ball feet with acanthus knees and stem, pie crust edging, dramatic graining to top, superb condition, not antique, 29.5"h x 30"w. 350-550
414. Cherry lamp table with rope twist legs, brass claw and glass ball feet, top in original finish, underpinning in old adobe-red paint, 30"h x 33" x 24". 300-500
339. Antique English candle stand, top appears to 18th century, stem 19th century, rich graining to blood red stem, great patina, hand forged metal support under stem, some repairs to legs, 26"h, 19"d. 200-400