William A. Smith

William A. Smith, Inc.
Auctioneers and Appraisers

Exciting Summer Auction in Tax Free NH
Featuring the Estate of Aaron Marcus

Large oil, “Pruning” by Doug Brega,
Illustrated 1980 cover Yankee Magazine

Sunday June 30th at 11:00am

Smith’s Auction Gallery, Plainfield NH
1064 Route 12A

Preview: Friday June 28th from 12-5pm and 9am morning of the sale.

Please join us for our summer estate auction of fine art, antiques, modern design, jewelry and more. Items derived from collections and estates including an old friend Aaron Marcus late of Strafford CT. All item sold without reserve and as always no internet bidding in at Smiths in NH, please attend and experience a good old fashion New England auction. See www.wsmithauction.com for catalog.

Featured items: Impressive 9' carved mahogany grandfather clock with 9 tubes dial signed Spaulding, other New England and English tall clocks; several shelf and early wall clocks; 2 part Federal banquet table with bellflower inlays, Baltimore area; period tiger maple New England slant lid desk, other fine desks; period Bermuda furniture desk and drop leaf table in cedar; a large selection of early American furniture of all forms, sideboards, tables, sets of dining chairs, highboys, corner and other cupboards, desk stands; canopy beds and more; Selection of period English furniture of all forms including a set of 10 Regency chairs, dining table and sideboard; decorative French and Continental furniture of all types and forms over 200 lots of period furniture, see website.

20th C. design: pair of Barcelona leather chairs, ca. 1960s; pair of leather and chrome Wassily chairs; vintage Danish dining table folding top; Modern designer iron and bronze sofa table; brown leather sofa and matching loveseat; vintage leather Stressless chairs by Ekornes; Eames style leather chairs; slate top Mid Century sideboard unusual design; vintage Danish double dresser, William Hinn style; Danish dining table and chairs; other Danish teak furniture; Mission Oak furniture; selection of customer furniture signed Eldred Wheeler, Shackleton, Dana Robes and others.

Floor model antique telescope by Bardou and Sons Paris; other table model telescope; 3 Japanese Samurai swords; other edged weapons; Mills and other slot machines; bronze sculpture by Hannah Stiebel; modern sculptures many signed; 2 LeCoultre shelf clocks; etc.

Selection of Chinese and Japanese porcelains; selection of Asian cloisonné; Chinese red lacquerware; Asian folding screens; Asian scrolls; Steins including Mettlach; Mid Century Studio pottery; pair of large Meissen lamps; selection of Dresden pieces; silver overlay enamel vases; fine Meissen 3 tier compotes, other Meissen; selection of estate sterling silver flatware and tableware.

Art: Large oil by Doug Brega, cover for Yankee Magazine 1980; oil landscape R. Swain Gifford; oils by H. McGinnis; oil by Masatoyo Kishi; w/c Patric Franco; Italian oil signed V. Morosini; works by Jacques Hartman; James LeChay work; small w/c’s Robert Nisbit; selection of modern design oils done after Miro and others by Aaron Marcus; Mobiles by Aaron Marcus; varied selection of Mid Century paintings many signed; Sabra Field; prints by Cezanne, Dali, Chagall, Miro, Leroy Neiman and Leonard Baskin, plus much more.

Jewelry: selection of estate jewelry, including many 18k and 14k gold rings set with diamonds and other precious stones; many gold pins set with precious stones; large selection of gold jewelry; pearls and watches plus much more, over 50 lots; Gucci bag; etc.

1989 Mercedes 560 SL red convertible @ 95,000 miles, Aaron Marcus estate one owner; good selection of Oriental rugs room size and scatter.

This sale is very diverse with over 500 lots please contact [email protected] for further details.

No reserves---No internet bidding---deliveries----only 15% premium.


Cash-Check-Major Credit Cards: 18% buyer’s premium, Reduced to 15% with cash or check
No Sales Tax • Catered • Comfortable Seating

No internet bidding at Smith Auctions.

William G. Smith and Kenneth R. Labnon – Auctioneers
Gallery Manager: Leon Rogers

William A. Smith Inc.
Auctioneers and Appraisers

PO Box 49, Plainfield, New Hampshire 03781
Visit our Web site: www.wsmithauction.com
or email us at: [email protected]

NH LICENSE #2825– VT #57-702 – FL #AU-4814
William G. Smith and Kenneth R. Labnon – Auctioneers
Gallery Manager: Leon Rogers

Member New Hampshire Better Business Bureau

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