Hudson Valley Auctioneers

Unreserved Antique and Estate Auction
September 18th at 3:00 PM 

432 Main Street, Beacon, NY 12508
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In-House Previews:

Sunday Sept. 17th, 1-5 pm;

Monday, noon-2:30 pm or by appointment.

The sale includes approximately 550 lots representing about 40 partial estates and consignors. 

Mid-Century highlights in furniture from a Scarsdale estate include several Paul Evans pieces, an Edward Wormley for Dunbar table, Nelson for Herman Miller dressers and chairs, two wall units, one in rosewood, H. Probber steel-based table, Milo Baughman sofa set and many other pieces. Several Ernest Shaw iron sculptures, a Ron Kent wooden bowl, Galle cabinet vases, Curtis Jere sculptures, Elsa Paretti, Kosta Boda and other MCM items mix in with a strong selection of 19th-century Grand Tour bronzes, L.C. Tiffany lighting and bronze accessories, an exceptional Japanesque French bronze and marble clock set, a selection of vintage musical instruments, many various clocks and a selection of 19th-century lighting. Mention should be made of a single lot of several thousand baseball and sports cards in excellent condition unsorted and ungraded, a rare early Pepsi machine, 2 unusual stick phones, a Gargoyle enamel standing sign and can, an early Standard Oil galvanized tub, four Singer Featherweight machines, an All Star Comet slot machine and a exceptionally rare Meek and Sons Model 44 trout reel in excellent condition.

Ernest Shaw sculptures



French slate & marble clock set in Japanese style


Sets of fine china by makers Royal Crown Derby, Lenox, Meissen, Limoges, Wedgwood will be sold as well as an extensive collection Mary Gregory enamel glassware sold in lots, a large single lot of cranberry glass, an exceptional epergne, a large lot of Victorian silver-plated items, a shaving mug collection, a large section costume and fine jewelry and several hundred ounces sterling hollowware and flatware sets are other examples of the diversity of the auction.                                                                                                      

Several paintings are led by a large nude by Robert Brackman, a large old master probably Spanish Colonial, a fine W.P. Stubbs oil of the Yacht Frank M. Mcgear, and other works by artists A.V. Hollingsworth, William Lester Stevens (attrib), C.H.H. Burleigh, William Mulready, B.H. De Hoog, Peter Max and others. Good garden including Victorian cast-iron urns and a dog- headed bench, some wicker, lots of barrister bookcases, good country, French bronze mounted pieces, brass inlaid India rosewood pieces, a fine pair of brass inlaid 19th-century game tables, a carved Horner cheval mirror, lots of Baker and other quality 20th-century pieces are scattered throughout.


19th-century 18kt gold diamond amethyst bracelet

Sample sterling silver


Among the Asian items are another offering of 12 Chinese archer's rings from the same remarkable collection we have been selling for two years, several porcelain pieces, several woodblocks by Shiko Munakata, a large Japanese bronze elephant group, a China Trade gouache of the Hongs at Canton ca. 1835 and among other pieces a perhaps historically significant collection of photo postal cards and two large albums of fascinating photographs taken by Clarence Wilson of Middletown NY circa 1900 in his travels to rural China and Japan with descriptions of various scenes of village and artisan life.

Oil, W.P. Stubbs


Vintage Gargoyle Oil sign, oil can


Paul Evans Patchwork Console with mirror


4 of 12 Chinese archer rings

Cast iron park bench with dog heads

Exceptional stack bookcase assembly with leaded doors

Meek & Sons Model 44 Trout Reel

Images and listings as well as bidding links for all items are available on our website. Gallery is open for payments and pickup Tuesday 9/19 from 10am to 3pm and daily that week 9-3:30. Weekend appointments can be arranged for limited pick ups if invoices are prepaid. All shipping is by third- party vendors only. Auction terms, links to online bidding, and other info available at our interactive website or  contact sales manager Theo de Haas (845) 480-2381 or auctioneer Neil Vaughn (914) 489-2399.  



Terms: Cash, check, all major credit cards accepted, wire transfer.
Buyer’s premium applies. Wire fee $20.

Sales tax: 8.125% unless New York State ST-120 sales tax exemption is filed with us or purchases are shipped out of state by certified shipper. All shipping by third party.

432 Main Street, Beacon, New York 12508

Absentee, phone bids, and online bidding through

Neil Vaughn, Auctioneer (914) 489-2399
Theo de Haas, Sales Manager (845) 480-2381
Office: (845) 838-3049 (845) 831-6800; Fax (845) 838-6806