Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Marion, MA, United States
DoneSat, Jul 28, 2012 3:00 PM GMT
IMPORTANT SOUTH DARTMOUTH AUCTION
Featuring the contents of ?Seathrift,? the waterfront summer home of noted Newbury St. fine arts dealer Alfred J. Walker. GARDEN ANTIQUES:Classical marble statues, Italian mar-ble angel, cast-iron fountain by Fiske, great rustic cast-iron urn, 19th c. sandstone arch cornice, cast cement sculpture of Satyr, pair of cast-iron sea horse armchairs, granite sculptures by Ron Rudnicki, etc. FINE ART:Henry Dexter, A. Lassell Ripley, R.Swain Gifford, Dodge MacKnight, S.R. Burleigh, Jos. McGurl, E.C. Leavitt, J. Frank Currier, Albert Prentice Button, Clement Swift, Geo. Hallowell, Polly Thayer Starr, Arthur Moniz, Ernest Ipsen, Stanley Woodward, Wm. A. Wall, E.R. Sisson, R.H.I. Gammell, Wm. Burpee, Emil Fuchs, Thomas Dunlay, Bryson Burroughs, J.H. Wheater, Peter Poskas, A. Bierstadt, Paul Ingbretson, Frances Alexander, J.A. Cook, C.H. Turner, F.Benson, L.D. Eldred, I. Gaugengigl, Rockwell Kent, Jerry Farnsworth collection, etc. BRONZES:Sonambient sounding sculpture by Harry Bertoia, 14th c. Buddha, Katherine Ward Lane Weems, G. Deriyinsky, Javier, etc. FURNITURE:18th c. Italian commode, rare set of 8 tiger maple chairs, 19th c. Italian cabinet with carved mermaids, exceptional pair 19th c. pier mir-rors, etc. STERLING & COIN:4-piece NY coin tea set, Tiffany English King flatware, etc. RUGS:Caucasian - Kuba, Shirvan, Luri, Heriz, etc. BOOKS & EPHEMERA:great collection of leather-bound books, History of Indian Tribes of North America by McKenney, 2-vol. North American Indians by G. Catlin, 1893 map Mt. Desert Island, etc. NATIVE AMERICAN:19th c. colored lithos, Bowen, Navaho rug, Santa Clara water jar, etc. CERAMICS:many pieces of Jugtown pottery, colored Pairpoint, Gaudy Dutch Mason ironstone, Derby porcelain urns, etc. DEC-ORATIVE ARTS:19th c. elk horn chandelier, Tiffany bronze desk set, Venetian glass chandelier, 18th c. angels, etc. CLOCKS & INSTRUMENTS:Pennsylvania tall clock by B. Chandlee, stick barometer by Wm. Taber, New Bedford, blackamoor clock, etc.