Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
St. Petersburg, FL, United States
DoneSun, Feb 7, 2010 4:00 PM GMT
Americana Antiques & Fine Art Auction
Fine American Antiques, February 7, 2010, 12 Noon. 1600 Fourth Street North, St. Petersburg, Florida. Preview February 6, 10-6 p.m. and February 7, 10-12 p.m. Early preview by appointment. We are delighted to announce our Winter Americana Auction in sunny Florida featuring over 475 fresh-to-the-market fine 18th and 19th century American antiques. The sale includes over seventy-five pieces of period American furniture. Fine listed American paintings by Antonio Jacobsen, William Bradford and other marine artist. A collection of antique oriental rugs acquired from various estates. The auction also includes many historic nautical, whaling and scientific antiques drawn from various estates in Florida, New York and New England. A special selection of American silver features early coin and sterling silver by Southern silversmiths and other makers. Other categories include a wide array of decorated stoneware, American clocks, doorstops, baskets, Civil War weapons, clocks, lighting, early glass, carved canes, ephemera, folk art, toys, gold coins and photography. Textiles including many quilts, samplers, needlework and hooked rugs along with Navajo rugs and other Native American Indian items. Many of the items being offered are from the estate of Pulitzer Prize winning composer Douglas Moore and the American sculptor, Eleanor Mary Mellon.