Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Chadds Ford , PA, United States
DoneTue, Dec 7, 2010 5:00 PM GMT
Decorative and Fine Arts Catalog Sale
Multi-Estate Catalog Auction of Fine and Decorative Arts 12 Noon, Tuesday, December 7th, 2010 400 plus lots of fresh to the market fine art, decorative arts, 18th-20th furniture, Tiffany & other 19th-20th c silver, Orientalia, oriental rugs, jewelry, porcelain, glass, sculpture, bronzes, quilts, clocks, works on paper good lots of books incl â€œLiber Scriptorumâ€, 1893, 234/251, Artist List: Henry Ossawa Tanner, Filippo Indoni, HP wood icon, Pierre Bosco, H Church, Giovanni Sandrucci, Walter Baum, Vivian Forsythe Porter, Ernst Broker, William Rank, Mario Sinisca, Augusto Moriani, Seymour Remenick, Jacob Chalfin, Michel Henry, AN Wyeth, Melani, Baxter, Seymour Zayon, Sully, Japanese scroll and Chinese ancestrals, much more. Works on Paper by Will Grefe, Rosinda & Rexford Holmes, Raoul Dufy, Leonard Lehrer, (3) signed Andrew Wyeth prints, (5) Eileen Soper, Henry Kallem, many more. An outstanding selection of signed letters and autographs including a ten-line 1841 John Quincy Adams hand written and signed letter, Theodore Roosevelt signed commission, Earl Warren Supreme Court signed print, an 1850 Jenny Lind signed letter with the original envelope franked by a superb 5 cents U.S. Scott #1, signature cards and documents from Booker T. Washington, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Thomas Nast, Fitzhugh Lee, Benjamin Harrison, James Buchanan, Winfield Scott and more! From this same estate were found deeds, documents and ephemera from 1690 thru the 19th century many relating to Chester County, dozens of turn-of-the-century political pin backs and badges for McKinley, Roosevelt and others, a lovely original 3â€ Benjamin Harrison inaugural medal (only 169 minted!), many fraternal and military related pins and badges to be sold in attractive groups and much more! Vehicles A rare 1921 Mack Delivery truck, beautifully restored double seat horse drawn sleigh, 1995 Volvo station wagon with 268,000 miles.