William Smith Mid-Summer Auction

Mon Jul 15, 2013 10:00AM
Plainfield, NH

Smith’s Auction Gallery – Plainfield, New Hampshire
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 10:00 a.m.
Preview Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. And 8:00 A.M. Morning of Sale
For our annual mid-summer Americana and European auction, we will be selling the contents of a five million dollar (6,000 square foot), South Woodstock, VT home along with the contents of a Longmeadow, MA estate. 450 cataloged lots will be illustrated on our website, with approx. 200 items to be sold upon request following the catalog.
These lots will not be illustrated on line, so please plan to attend.
View images at www.wsmithauction.com
In Part: Featuring early American, good inlaid Chippendale cherry four-drawer chest CT River Valley; Chippendale six-drawer chest; Chippendale seven-drawer chest; other Chipp. chests; 18th C Queen Anne chairs, probably NY; good step-back cupboards with panel doors top and
bottom and open scalloped top; various early corner cupboards; pine kas; several other good floor cupboards; several Federal chests and slant lid desks; good English Hepplewhite sideboard; Centennial sideboard; birdseye maple bow front Sheraton chest; several Federal card tables; several Federal stands, one and two drawer; several tavern tables; Queen Anne tea table; two lowboys; fan carved highboy base; early round top hutch table; farm table; early bucket bench; multi-drawer apothecary chest, one small with old color, the other lg. floor model; miniature six-drawer rosewood chest; canopy bed; other good beds; several pine cupboards; several pine chests; two impressive hall trees; cool 2 part Adirondack cupboard; set of 6 birdcage Windsor chairs; and much more.
Accessories: Pond boat, old color; old game board; architectural iron window gate; Piermont, N.H. 1707 sampler along with mirror; several family records; 2 Federal eglomise mirrors, one with ship tablet; burl wood bowl; good gilt eglomise Wallace Nutting mirror; Chippendale mirror; several blue design stoneware pieces; tiger maple hanging corner cupboard; lg. iron fire back; Canton; Flow Blue; Mulberry; Staffordshire hen on nest; other Staffordshire; decorated stoneware; huge Bennington Toby pitcher; Bennington lion, cat and dog; other Bennington; inlaid music box with extra cylinders on marble base; Edison phonograph with horn and extra cylinders; several Steiff animals; several LL Bean quilts; four stained window panels; curved gilt wall sconce; Vienna regulator clock pieces; two boxes of book Thackeray; Art Glass: Good Moser glass intaglio vase; Tiffin silver overlay vases, green and black; several pcs. of Steuben including colored threaded vases, grotesque handkerchief vase, gray/blue
glass, other colored Steuben glass along with Steuben figurines; Baccarat figurines; Baccarat vases; Stevens and Williams colored vase; pr. cranberry overlay mantel lusters; pr. cranberry
Pairpoint vases;Wavecrest creamer and sugar; N.E. peachblow; Zellique vase; Charles Lotton vase; Corriea art glass; Mt.Washington glass; Fry glass center bowl; several pcs of cut glass; and more; good set of antique Capodimonte plates with coat of arms; set of 7 Rookwood pottery plates, Uncle Remus; Atmos LeCoultre clock; Tiffany and Co. carriage clock; Tiffany desk set; early tea caddies; 10 to 20 student lamps; pr. hand painted lamps; pr. Capodimonte lamps, violin design; several miniature paintings on ivory & porcelain; good burl bowl; large German soup tureen; Limoges 8 pc. game set; several older mohair teddy bears; several tea caddies; paint decorated fish decoys; duck decoys; gold cane  presentation-Gov. David H. Goodell 1889 (Gov. of NH); cut glass; Crouse Hinds FCB-12 aircraft Beacon, removed from Mt Ascutney.
Asian: Including Cloisonné dresser set with clock; pr. of Cinnabar lamps; good Imari charger; early Chinese vase Famille Noire; Chinese Famille Verte lamp; other Chinese Rose Famille; Asian lacquered stands; Chinese stands; Asian ivories; bronze lamp; Chinese pig skin boxes; Japanese wood blocks; carved ivory snuff bottles; blue and white Chinese porcelain; other
Modern: Good selection of Baker Furniture including sofas, upholstered by Gilberte; Baker Furniture club chairs; Baker Furniture inlaid circular table; fine tiger maple dining table; tiger maple sofa table; good quality wing chairs; Eldred Wheeler cherry tilt tea table; Eldred Wheeler tiger maple stand; tiger maple hanging cupboard; 8’ QA style farm table on cabriole legs; French style dining tables and chairs; quality executive desk by Paoli; good pr. of china cabinets chinoiserie decorated by Drexel; much more like new modern.
Sterling: A tremendous amount of sterling silver including tea sets; three flatware sets; trays; odd flatware; tableware; other sterling, well worth the trip.
Art: Several good country paintings and portrait paintings; paintings by Ernest Walbourn, John H. Dell, T H Hines; painting on copper, cows; still life oil, Muegal; Will Anderson, Joseph Plaskett; Armand Cote; Jan Van Rijsewijk, and other oils; w/c by J W Hill; oil on canvas by R. Romano; several early portrait paintings; oil on canvas by Gentile; oil by Robt Wright, Armond Cote, Rue Pecquay; F. Benson etching; portfolio by Frank Benson; Lucioni portfolio; many signed prints etchings and lithos; Durer and Boucher portfolios; map, US 1863 Lloyds RR; 19th C map of Rev.War; 19th C. ships captains log book sailing to CA.; Inuit art by Bill Reid; etc.
Selection of estate Oriental rugs, room size and scatters.
Terms: Cash-Check-Major Credit --Catered
13% Buyer’s Premium Reduced to 10% with Cash or Check
No Sales Tax Comfortable Seating
William G. Smith and Kenneth R. Labnon – Auctioneers
Gallery Manager – Leon Rogers
Visit our Website: www.wsmithauction.com or email us at:  info@wsmithauction.com
William Smith, Inc
Specializing in Fine Antiques
Plainfield, New Hampshire 03781 • Tel. 603-675-2549
NH License #2825 - VT #57-702 - MA #525 - FL #AU-3179
Great selection of Art Glass
One of two Wallace Nutting mirrors
Seven Rookwood pottery plates, Uncle Remus
Oil painting on canvas, self portrait, Joseph Plaskett
Good selection of Bennington pottery
One of several 19th C. portraits One of several American needleworks
Good set of six birdcage Windsor dining chairs
Period Americana
Inlaid Chippendale cherry four-drawer chest CT River Valley
Contents of a five million dollar (6,000 square foot), South Woodstock, VT mansion
Asian accessories and furnishings




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