This Page Is Out of Date

It appears that your browser settings are preventing this page from loading the latest version. You may be seeing old information or you may run into errors because of this. Your system time settings can also cause this issue. Please check that your system time is correct.

Dismiss Tell Me More
This sale has already occurred. Please use the following links to find other sales you might be interested in:

Oak Lawn Estate Sale:LET'S MAKE A DEAL on Saturday! Everything reduced.

  • Estate Sale

  • The address for this sale in Oak Lawn, IL 60453 will no longer be shown since it has already ended.
Dec 08
10am to 2pm
Dec 09
10am to 2pm

Become a Subscriber,
Get Notified of Estate Sales For Free!

Sign Up Today!

Terms and Conditions:

Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express all cheerfully accepted over $20 at no additional charge.

Shoppers should be able to remove their purchases by themselves during sale hours; we do not always have "muscle" available.

Everything is sold as-is, where-is. All sales are final.
To view images please enable JavaScript in your web browser or click click this link to try a different way to see the pictures.

Saturday pricing: Everything priced $50 or less is HALF OFF ALL DAY!

Everything else starts at 25% off.



This sale description was copied from EstateSales.NET on 12/15/2017 (186-73-2:10:02 PM). Please check there for accurate up-to-date information (221-54).

The home of a professional photographer contains more than a dozen quality cameras and a few dozen lenses. Names include Leica, Nikon, Contax & Sony. Most are 35 mm but we do have some higher end digital cameras as well:

  • Leica M4 
  • Leica M6
  • M-mount lenses
  • Elmarit 21mm f:2.8
  • Elmarit m 28mm f:2.8
  • Summeron 35mm f:2.8
  • Summicron 5cm DR f:2 
  • 2.5cm F:4 Nikon lens w/ finder.  Screw mount w/ adapter to M. 
  • Leica Leicaflex SL w/ 35mm 2.8 Elmarit-R
  • Elmarit-R 90mm f:2.8
  • Leica Projector 
  • Leica projector lens elmarit-p cf 150mm f:2.8
  • Carl Zeiss Jena 180mm f:2.8 Sonnar Screw mount 
  • Contax bodies 
  • AX
  • RTS
  • RTS
  • 167mt


  • 18mm f:4 distagon
  • 25mm f:2.8 distagon
  • 35mm f:1.4 distagon
  • 60mm f:2.8 S-Planar
  • 80mm f:1.4 
  • 100mm f:2 Planar 
  • 135mm f:2 
  • 300mm f:4 
  • Vari Sonar 35-70 3.4
  • Vari sonar 80-200 f:4 
  • 100cm Mirror lens w/ wood box Grand Prix made in ussr
  • 50cm  Mirror lens w/ wood box Grand Prix made in ussr 
  • Sigma 18-35mm 3.5-4.5 D AF
  • Nikon 105mm micro 2.8D AF
  • Nikon 35-70mm 2.8D AF
  • Nikon 24mm 2.8D AF
  • Nikon 80-200mm 2.8D ED AF
  • Nikon 300mm 4 ED AF
  • Tessina camera 


  • Phillips enlarger, 
  • Jobo Processor, 
  • lots of darkroom equipment 

Lots of manuals, photography books, and loads of his mostly black-and-white photographs. Awesome photo albums from the 40s and 50s that include many pictures of auto shows, plus interesting portrait studies and overall cool photos.


Mid-century modern furniture is Danish modern teak, including a Dyrlund round dining room table with the pull-out ROUND HINGED leaves (sometimes called "flip flap"). We have his purchase receipts for the other teak:  the 10 dining chairs are identified as Taifo Rudbol, the sofa and loveseat in the living room are Scandiline, the end tables and coffee table are Cado.

Also, Danish modern cradenza with tambor doors is B. Pedersen, and a ridiculously cool Taifo 3-piece teak wall unit that is lighted and includes bookshelves, drawers, and drop-front desk.  Also an end-table sized MCM teak piece that stores FOLDING TV TRAYS ... receipt says Bol Jensen, but I believe it's Poul Jensen. Coolest thing I've seen in years.

MCM leather sofa and loveseat -- leather needs to be cleaned up but the pieces are sleek. Another teak table with pull-out extensions in the kitchen. 

Scandinavian extends to tabletop and decorative accents -- Kosta Boda, Dansk, dinnerware is Block Langenthal Transition by Naomi Savage ... pottery by Andersen Design, Santa Clara Pottery, Doreen Lansing (Navajo) .... Denby tumblers ... Dansk wood ice bucket by Jens Quistgaard .... lots of other cool stuff!

Bedroom pieces are MCM -- one is a multi-piece Baker modular. 2 twin beds with the head and foot lift and vibrate features, plus a set of standard twins.

Plenty of filing cabinets and storage.

Mobility items.

Sony flatscreen TV.

Full kitchen including pyrex stovetop pots and skillets, other cookware, bakeware, dishes, etc.

MCM artwork by Atsushi Kikuchi and some other signed original art as well.

Having retired from RR Donnelley, we also have dozens of Lakeside Press books, still shrinkwrapped, some even still in their shippers.  

Showcases will contain some great smalls -- small sterling pieces, a few collectible coins and medallions, bits of jewelry , gold scrap... it'll be the thing we work on right up until the end so come and see!

WE MAY BE ADDING MORE INFO AS WE GO ALONG ... but this is a fabulous sale with a really great variety of vintage finds.


Open 10 - 2 both days; our numbers at 9:30. We don't involve ourselves with early-bird lists, however we will honor a watched list when we pass out numbers. You must be present to get our number and when our number is called or you'll lose your spot in line.

Cash cheerfully accepted always! Credit cards for $20 or more (excluding car: cash only for vehicles).

... and, as always, a Kiss on your way out the door.


Find More Sales

Many people like to find several liquidation sales to go to when they are out and about. Here are some pages that might help:

Problems Seeing Pictures?

If your browser is having trouble seeing the above pictures, please click this link to try a different way to see the pictures. If you are always having to click this link in order to the see the pictures, please submit your browser information to us so we can try to fix this for you.

Add any notes and comments here:

You've chosen to view sales in our alternate mode. Would you like us to remember this setting for you?