This sale features a large assemblage of American and European antiques, art, collectibles and old tools ... the result of sixty years of collecting and curating. In addition to fine American, German, Austrian, French and English furniture, there is an extensive collection of English and Continental ceramics, hundreds of 18th, 19th and 20th century steel plate engravings, lithographs, and photogravure prints - some quite rare - a few collectible books, bronzes, cut crystal and glass, linens, and other items that might be expected in a home of two lifelong collectors.
Some specifics include
:. Two late 19th century German Oak sideboards, with exceptional fruit and floral carvings
:. 19th century French Louis XV armoire with exquisite birds-eye maple detail, and fully beveled mirrored doors
:. Two nice quarter-sawn American oak Morris chairs, one Mission style, and the other a very handsome Arts & Crafts with dragon head arm rests and claw feet
:. Hundreds of small collectibles, including Limoges tea cups and saucers, Japanese porcelain plates, Lladro figurines, small handmade wood boxes, vintage lamps, antique clocks, antique Scottish sterling silver serving pieces, English tea sets, German steins, and more ...
:. 1920's Crown Ducal Ware (England) china pitcher and wash basin
:. Antique French carved oak barley twist chair
: . Kroehler "Del Rey" mahogany Monterey style end table
:. "Tableau Du Palais Pitti" - publication date 1789-92
:. Surveying instruments, including brass Keffel & Esser transit, brass Buff & Buff transit with original ash tripod, and A. Lietz survey compass
:. Voigtlander & Sohn, A. G. Braunschweig 3 inch telescope, brass with tripod
:. Assorted oriental rugs, some older and some newer
:. Antique American woodworking tools, including block planes, wood vises with wood screws, wooden mallets, iron and steel wrenches, various saws, and more
:. Hundreds of old books, many quality antiquarian and collectible titles, others simply with very attractive bindings for handsome decoration on any bookshelf.
:. Standard and expected household items including everyday linens, clothing, dishes and flatware, power and hand tools, ladders, office supplies, copier, sewing machine and supplies, clothing, etc