William A. Smith

William A. Smith, Inc.
Auctioneers and Appraisers

Important “Post” Memorial Day Auction

Smith’s Auction Gallery, Plainfield, NH

Saturday June 6, 2020 at 10:00 am

Preview by appointment - June 1 to June 5
Smith’s Auction Gallery, 1064 Route 12A, Plainfield, NH

We have moved several exciting collections from NH and VT estates to our gallery,
including a fabulous collection from a Cornish Colony home, to be sold in our Post
Memorial Day Auction. A very partial list, to see all 450 lots visit www.wsmithauction.com.

W/C George Grosz

W/C George Grosz

Ross Moffett

Ross Moffett

Art: Important watercolor “refugees” by George Grosz; oil by Ross Moffett; oil by Harry Hoffman; large oil landscape by Brent McIntosh; oil sheep by F. Vandeverdonk; oil Nicolai Nikolaevich; oil V. Sokolov; surrealists oil by Marcel Delmotte; 2 oils FL views by Stanley Woodward; oil Ship Anne’s Coburn by Robert Patterson; oil Cleade Enders; oil mountains SW Griggs; oil by Arthur Hoeber; painting Louis Frieda after Maxfield Parrish’s Old King Cole; oil Albert Nemethy; w/c’s, George Wright Beaufort, SC; early European paintings; oil David Teague; V. Vasarely geometric; collection of Japanese woodblock prints; woodblock Werner Drewe; vintage French posters; Louis Icarts; lithos by Miro and Jean DuBuffet; early colored prints; Clyde Butcher photographs, other photos; pair of Brazilian paintings; collection of Audubons and Currier and Ives, plus more

Furniture: QA NH Maple highboy Dunlap school dated 1790, original brass; walnut MA 2 part highboy ca, 1760; diminutive walnut PA Chippendale 34" chest original brass and finish; early QA cherry bandy leg tall chest; other tall chests; Chippendale and Federal inlaid bow front chests; Chippendale tiger maple chest; birdseye maple Federal VT server; QA tea table in old red paint; great set of 4 green painted Windsors; Windsor armchair in old paint; floor cupboards, some in paint; tiger maple stands; 2 small size choice English chests; 18th c. French marble top iron console; 18th c. French Louis VX commode; French 19th c. Cabinet; French Desk; Jacaranda server and chairs; English rent table; Chippendale marquetry inlaid knee hole desk; executive tooled leather top desk; double pedestal dining table and set of Chippendale style dining chairs; Eldred Wheeler farm table and tea table; leather sofa and chairs; much more

Clocks: Fine Matthew Egerton tall clock with label; Thomas Crow Tall clock; L & A Hutchins tall clock; Chadwick - Boscawen NH tall clock; Aaron Willard shelf clock; lg. Howard and Davis banjo clock; E. Stennes banjo; pillar and scroll clock; perpetuum clock, other clocks; Wilder and other barometers;

Important early 19th c. American cut glass chandelier; fine convex girondole mirror; good Chippendale wall mirror with Phoenix crest; other period mirrors; pr. of inlaid knife boxes; early knife blade andirons other period andirons; 2 eagle weathervanes; other early weathervanes; American beaded bag: Navajo rug; Eskimo mask; Northwest Coast scrimshaw; whale bone swift; antique signs; decorated stoneware; decoys, folk art and more!

Early Roman marble

Early Roman marble

European Important Roman carved marble head Athena; Bruno Gerard silver bronze and wood sculpture warrior; Annetta Saint Gaudens sundial; several, bronze sculptures by Duchoiselle, C. Ceribelli, Japanese bronze elephants; bronze A. Yarnan; bronze L. Gregoire; Agathon Leonard bronze; early European bronze urn; bronzes by Carl Wagner; French brass chandelier; several good French pedestals; Russian Icon; pre-Columbian.

Decorative: Tiffany Studios acorn table lamp: other Tiffany art glass; Durand, Steuben, Lalique, Galle and other antique art glass; modern art glass by selection of Sèvres and Vienna porcelains; leaded lamps by Porcelli Studios; E F Caldwell lamps; Meissen 3 tier cake plates; Meissen figures; 2 Pate Sur Pate vases; German cabinet plates; collection of Bjørn Wiinblad; sets of china including Minton, Royal Caulden, A. Reynaud Limoges; set of Dresden plates; flow blue; Delft, Majolica; Lunberg, Grant Randolph and Costa Boda art glass; and much more

Asian: pair of large Republic period porcelain fish bowls; pair of beaker shaped Chinese vases; other signed Chinese porcelain vases; Chinese ox blood vases; Chinese bronze; Chinese Thangka; Chinese Peking bowl; signed Chinese bowls; Imari porcelain; Chinese carved jades; Chinese cloisonné water buffalo; Chinese screen; Japanese samurai sword and other Asian

Exceptional Estate Jewelry: stunning antique 15 ctw diamond bracelet in platinum; several other incredible 18k gold diamond, sapphire and emerald bracelets; Oscar Heyman diamond emerald and sapphire ring; antique platinum diamond and ruby ring; VCA diamond and emerald ring; 1.3 ct round diamond ring, fancy brown and yellow 3 stone dia. ring, other diamond rings; several pairs of diamond earrings; ruby, emerald, sapphire and diamond earrings; fabulous 9 ct. tanzanite and dia. ring; substantial 18k gold and turquoise bracelet; heavy Hammermans gold necklace; jade and diamond earrings; jade, sapphire and diamond ring; antique platinum and diamond pin; several gold and diamond pins; LeCoultre Odysseus men’s 18k gold watch; Tiffany and Co. men’s 14k gold watch, other watches; men’s silver and gold cuff links by Tiffany and Yurman; compacts plus much more over 50 lots.

Sterling: sterling flatware sets including Tiffany; silver tea sets and trays; early European silver; etc.

Misc: New 2019 flatbed trailer 12,000 lb GVW; large carved marble fountain with bronze of Psyche; 2 pairs of antique cast iron urns; great John Tann 30X6 safe with combo; ebonized Steinway upright piano; great pr. of Art Deco display cabinets.

Oriental Rugs: A selection of antique and modern room size and scatter rugs and much more.

See all 450 lots at www.wsmithauction.com.

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William G. Smith and Kenneth R. Labnon – Auctioneers

William A. Smith Inc.
Auctioneers and Appraisers

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William G. Smith and Kenneth R. Labnon – Auctioneers
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