Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Mt. Crawford, VA, United States
DoneSat, Aug 23, 2014 1:30 PM GMT
Variety, Fine & Decorative Arts
Our August 23rd catalogued auction of Fine & Decorative Arts features fresh estate material and collections from Virginia, New York, Delaware, Pennsylvania, &c. Furniture includes 18th and 19th century Georgian, labeled Cincinnati scroll-leg secretary, American country, Victorian, Colonial Revival, &c.; paintings and other fine art; Asian art and decorative accessories including an album of ?Yuzhi Gengzhi Tu? woodblock prints, snuff bottles, &c.; Currier & Ives and other prints including Black Americana and Civil War; clocks including a French black slate and malachite mantel clock; girandole sets; 1920s brass and crystal chandeliers and sconces from the Virginia Theater in Harrisonburg; fine art and antiques reference volumes; Native American material including rugs and baskets; collection of antique quilt tops, newly quilted by Becky Herdle, most illustrated in her 1994 publication ?Time-Span Quilts? published by the American Quilter?s Society; twig child?s rocker and smoking stand; antique hearth items including early ironware, copper kettles, utensils, &c.; country accessories including baskets; a large selection of silver including set of six circa 1850 Philadelphia coin silver footed open salts, set of six 1818 London gadrooned footed master salts, Tiffany, Warner, Kirk, set of Gorham ?Hunt Club? flatware, &c.; French and American pocketwatches including 18K and 14K gold examples; thermoplastic-cased photos; jewelry including Victorian and costume; variety of ceramics including a 24? Sevres-style porcelain ormolu-mounted vase, large Old Paris porcelain vases, oyster plates, Lladro figures, &c.; American art pottery including George Ohr, Van Briggle, Rookwood, Weller, and Roseville; PLUS MORE!