Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY, United States
DoneSat, Dec 7, 2013 6:00 PM GMT
RARE BOOKS, PAINTINGS & DECORATIONS
THE RARE BOOK AND REFERENCE LIBRARY OF A NEW YORK INDUSTRIALIST AND ONE OF ISRAEL'S FOREMOST ART COLLECTORS. REMOVED FROM HIS PARK AVENUE, NYC RESIDENCE. CONTENTS OF THIS MOST UNUSUAL LIBRARY REFLECT WELL THIS GENTLEMAN OF CULTURE AND LETTERS. FINE PAINTINGS, ANTIQUES AND DECORATIONS INCLUDING PROPERTIES FROM A WESTCHESTER HOME AND LOCAL ESTATES.(PLEASE CHECK BACK. REMAINING ORDER OF SALE WILL BE POSTED ON OR BEFORE 11/24) SATURDAY, DEC. 7TH, 1PM SALE TO BE HELD AT 179 TEMPLE HILL ROAD (SUITE 100B) NEW WINDSOR, NEW YORK 12553 EXHIBITION: FRIDAY, DEC. 6TH, 11AM-6PM AND DAY OF SALE: 10AM The sale will also include Americana books; early maps; collectible posters; dozens of catalogues raisonné; an extensive collection of Arts and Crafts period books from Elbert Hubbard, The Roycrofters, and their shops at East Aurora, NY.; and still to be discovered rarities. Many of the books of this sale were originally purchased from the world's finest stores in rare books, including several in Manhattan, and still bear their original tags. Browsing is strongly encouraged during the exhibition or anytime by appointment. Due to the extensive nature of this library, thousands of books could not be catalogued and will be sold by tag Dec 3rd thru Dec. 6th, 11AM to 6PM each day, and on the day of sale. Terms: Cash, Traveler's Checks, Visa, M/C, PayPal, Checks if known to us with the understanding that merchandise may be held until checks clear. We charge a 23% buyer's premium for online bidders. Complimentary food. Comfortable facility with convenient parking. Auctioneers: John W. Paul and Joanne C. Grant. Online bidding at LiveAuctioneers. Visit our website for directions to the New Windsor facility.