Cherry Tree Estate Auctions

Sat Nov 09, 2013 01:00PM
392 Old Schuylerville Rd
Greenwich, NY

Mike Smith & Friends
Professionals Since 1976
Tel: 518-798-4289
We DO NOT accept
absentee/telephone bids
Children are NOT allowed
Please visit our website ~ ~
for MANY GOOD PHOTOS (done by Tuesday, Nov 5) & to view FULL LISTING (available by Saturday, Nov 2)
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Previews: Friday 1-5 & Saturday at 11 am
Featuring antique and vintage clothing, costumes and finery used by the acclaimed pictorialist photographer “Lady” Ostapeck, age 95, of Fly Creek, NY. See
Clothing from her studio and home includes fashions from Edwardian through 1950-1960s. Over 100 dresses in satins, velvets and crepe de chine; over 100 hats from a Flapper cloche to beaver top hat; men’s tuxedo, military uniforms and old costumes; a group of ethnic embroidered Scandinavian clothing; a neat Suffragette-era coat and hat; beaded and alligator purses; a variety of textiles; coverlets and vintage/antique drapery fabrics from Egyptian Revival appliqué to a Battenburg type coverlet. Lady O used antique props and her private clothing collection to pose her subjects. Recreating bygone days in black and white imagery.
QUANTITY VINTAGE CLOTHING, TEXTILES, FABRICS from Victorian to mid 20thC incl crepe de chine, satin, lace, etal. 100+ Men's & Lady's hats
BAKER DINING SET 1940's/50's Baker dining room set: table with 3 leaves
(opens to 10'2") and pads together with 6 chairs (2 arm) - very fine condition
Handsome Pat'd 1906 Safe with combination, ht 31½" x 19½" wide; with interior compartments
Lady O's handsome 7'3" wrought iron garden arch with swinging doors; vintage 29" cast cement lion; also 2 good planters & 42" cast iron garden urn
Lovely early English small size (55" wide) bowfront mahogany sideboard with inlaid sea shells and 1/4 fan inlays, early lighting, signed E. Picault 29" bronze of warrior.
Early blanket chest in nice orig red wash, 6'7" x 5' American Indian blanket w/seam down middle, 27½" x 40" o/c painting of Indian Scout (stretchers
Pat'd 1884)
5 Curriers include large folio "American Fruit Piece", small folio "Fruit and Flower Piece" , medium folio "American Choice Fruits", etal
4 good early 20thC Am Indian baskets in excellent condition
Lovely old 4'5" x 6'10" carpet
"JAPAN" Vols 1-10 complete, Yedo Edition No 420 of 1000, published by JB Millet & Co Boston, ©1897; each volume with numerous photos & colored plates
Signed C. Diebolt 19thC 12" x 17½" o/c maritime scene w/ships
Signed GH Oswald 11" x 19 ½" o/c dated 1896 noted on reverse "Noss
Handsome large English chiming bracket clock, dial marked Hollinshed Jersey, movement marked W+H, and several other clocks

Men's clothing, hats, & uniforms Suffragette era clothing & hats Christian Dior mink coat in nice condition
Tables full of good vintage textiles & drapery panels Ethnic costumes & related
SALES HELD AT: The Washington County Fairgrounds on Rt 29 East between Schuylerville & Greenwich, NY; 12 miles East of Saratoga Springs (Exit 15 off 1-87 Adirondack Northway, about 1 hour north of Albany). The actual address - for MapQuest, Google Maps etc is - 392 Old Schuylerville Rd, Greenwich, NY 12834
AUCTIONEER: Michael S. Smith - Tel: 518-798-4289 (evenings).
~~~NOTE: Positive ID required to obtain bidding number ~~~
TERMS: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Traveler’s Checks, Personal Checks with prior approval, unless known to us.
ABSOLUTELY NO MINIMUM PRICES! Sorry, No absentee or telephone bids. All Sales Final!
13% Buyer’s Premium (3% discount for payment by cash or good check)
Featuring all the better items from the home of “Lady” Ostapeck, 95 year old acclaimed photographer from Fly Creek, NY. Early smalls and furniture from The
Estate of local old time voracious collector. Victorian furniture & smalls from a Saratoga Estate – the home in the same family for over 100 years. NOTE: While we have photographs & much ephemera accumulated by Lady Ostapeck – we have no original photographs by her nor do we have her cameras. Altogether – AN INTERESTING SALE!
Set 6 Bigler pattern 6" Sandwich flint goblets, Peach
Blow tumbler & 1893 creamer, set 10 Sandwich
opalescent 4½" diameter tie backs, dated 1747 scenic
engraved Dutch copper and brass tobacco box,
another 18thC brass tobacco box, & MORE as found
in The Estate of an old time collector
Victorian incl orig varnish curved glass oak china closet
w/carved lions heads, ornate orig var 6'6" oak sideboard,
handsome oak file cabinet, gutsy sq oak dining
table w/4 leaves, set of 6 European heavily grapes &
leaves carved oak cane back & seat dining chairs, &




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