Fri Jul 19, 2013 06:00PM
FRI. EVE. JULY 19th AT 6 P.M.
This sale consists of estate furnishings from the Estate
of Edward Tuckerman (Botanist – Tuckerman Ravine Mount Washington) and Orton Clark, Amherst and a local private school museum and several other estates.
Furniture – Chippendale 4-drawer chest, 5 brace back Windsor side chairs by Ebenezer Tracy and 2 armchairs, Chippendale slant front desk, secretairie à abattant, 3-drawer blanket chest, Chippendale serpentine front 4-drawer chest, roll front secretary, accountant’s desk, dry sinks, candlestands, wagon seat, tavern tables, Sheraton and Hepplewhite stands, Victorian secretary, marble top bedroom set, 20 pcs. of furniture and accessories by Orton Clark 1930’s – 1940, miniature Chippendale desk, Sheraton card table, glass door corner cabinet, Federal and Empire chests, several low blanket chests, and other furniture.
Art – Pair of ancestral portraits of Petrus and Anna Tuckerman by Christian Tunica, a number of watercolors and miniatures (Tuckerman family), examples by Mary J. Coulter, William Edick, Peter Drew, S.G. Maniatty, Wally Ames, Edwin Child, Paul Allier, watercolors of patriot and wife, George Frederick Morse, John C. Cobb, Grace H.C. Sanger, S. Wright, Tim Thompson, Stephen Huneck, Robert Nisbet, reverse on glass of Martha Washington, and more.
Clocks – 50 clocks including Willard banjo, 2 tall clocks, pillar and scroll, Connecticut shelf, school and mantel, Ogee, gingerbread, steeple, Howard and more.
Sterling – 25 lots of sterling including (2) 6 pc. tea sets, coin silver coffee pot and sugar by R.W. Wilson, candelabras, bowls, coin silver mugs, souvenir spoons, etc.
Jewelry – 30 lots of jewelry including bracelets, lockets, diamond, coral, and jeweled rings, gold watches and chains, gold snuff box and more.
Glass & China – Steuben, 108 pcs. of Limoges, 83 pcs. of Wedgwood “Richmond”, cut glass, Staffordshire, and more.
Oriental – pair of Kutani brush pots, Celadon, opium pipe and scale, fans, tsuba, and more.
Accessories – Chickering grand piano, Baccarat chandelier, Swiss music box and roller organ, Indian baskets, Handel sunset lamp, decorated stoneware, Punch & Judy bank, bronze sculpture Waugh, Sidney “Mistress”, Erard Frères Harp, 10 bisque and 10 china head dolls, oriental, travel, wood dolls and accessories, pistols, rifles and daggers including a bronze age hilt dagger, Federal picture mirrors, 1837 George Washington Jacquard coverlet, several quilts, Chippendale, Queen Anne and Federal mirrors, early tricycle, several room size oriental rugs, and more. MA Lic. #AU271
(Preview 3-6 P.M. or view showcase online)