Mon Apr 29, 2013 12:00PM - Tue Apr 30, 2013 11:00AM
2 SESSION CATALOG AUCTION
of Decorative, Asian, and Fine Arts
Monday, April 29, 2013 at 12 PM
Friday, April 26 from 12PM to 5PM • Sunday, April 28 from 12PM to 5PM
Monday, April 29 from 9 AM to 5 PM • Day of sale from 9 AM
Over 300 lots of fine art from Delaware Valley Collections with a focus on Wilmington,
Chadds Ford, and Chester County artists, including a large consignment from the Estate of
Tom Bostelle, with additions from the Estate of Richard Baldwin, the 40 yr collection of
Leroy "Lefty" Pfisterer, with significant additions from other consignors.
Partial Artist List:
Delaware Valley: (13) Alexander Charles Stuart, Edith Lucille (Allen Roberts) Howard, George Whitney,
George Meade Easby, (5) James Ross, Beth Clark, Peter Sculthorpe, Roy Blankenship, Lisa Ashley,
Harry Dunn, Greg Mort, Robert Waddington, J Didley, (11) Joseph Fraczkowski, Patrick Lerner, Sylvia G
Hopkins, Elizabeth Karl, Moseman, Walter Stewartt, T. Bell, Frank Delle Donne, Henry McCarter, James
"Jimmie" Lynch, Anthony J Obara, Rea Redifer, R Elsasser, Dorla Dean Slider, Drew Bjorke, Phil Miller,
R Elsasser, Robert Shaw, Jean Whitman, Carolyn Blish, Richard Layton, Seymour Zayon, Donna N
Cusano, Schroeder, Louise Carpenter, Robert Spangler, Paul Scarborough, James McGlynn, (2) Jean
Wigglesworth Watson, Eugenia Eckford Rhoads, Barbara Legge Cantera, Bayard Bernt, George "Frolic"
Weymouth, Ralph Scharff, Sylvia G Hopkins, Joanne Harris Singer, Frank Delle Donne, Pat Kent, James
Mafko, Charles Colombo, Max Kuehne, more!
Other American: Alfred Henry Maurer, Walter Shirlaw, A Maxwell, D Eldred, 19th c portraits, Susan
Headly van Campen, Arndt, Harry H Howe, Loube, (4) May Sutherland, Ruth Jewell, Ron Sullivan,
Monigle, Phil Miller, Paul Landry, Carol Sebold, Grande, Pettina Clowney, A Dannenbaum, Donna
Haney, Huerhaaf, Phil Miller, Ruth Sprague, E Smithson, John W Claghorn, J Carroll, Miles Silverman,
Wayne Morrell, D Caverly, Harrison Von Duyke, Alice Adleman, Housley, Danny O'Neal, Jane Platz, Martin
LaMont, Ben Shan, Anne G Hudgins, A Calamuso, Richard Hoffman, Margot Sebelist, Phoebe Hyatt,
Betsy W Cochran, McFarren, Gayle Hoskins, Henry Pitz, Jack Lewis, Cynthia McClure, Stewart Lawdon,
Rosemary Hutchins, G Hoosier, Joanne Edens, Ross, Francis Ketteuring, Mary Page, Mildred Kachel,
Paul Shaub, Wilson Henry Irvine, Hunter Wood, Margery Torrey-Godwin, more!
European & Others: James Docharty, Wing Wah, David Farquharson, Bode, Peruvian portrait, Francis
S. Leke, Elizabeth Pfodtisch, Stephen Reid, Jean Guy Desrosiers, Sorrentino, G Marini, Janeh, Pierre
Boudet, F William Delmar, Alice Szegedy, more!
Works on Paper: Peter Hurd, Japanese woodblock prints, Jansem, Rembrandt, after Georges Braque,
Zeng Jifen, Li Hongzhang, Xinshe Daquin, Charles Colombo, Luigi Lucioni, John T Mullins, Dawn Marie,
Tania Boucher, Max Webber, Deborah Stelling, Andrew Wyeth, Jamie Wyeth, more!
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 11 AM
400+ LOTS OF 18TH-20TH C. FURNITURE, ORIENTAL RUGS, STERLING SILVER,
ESTATE JEWELRY, RARE SILVER INLAID OHIO KENTUCKY RIFLE, CLOCKS, DISC AND
CYLINDER PHONOGRAPHS, MUSIC BOXES, VINTAGE BANJOS AND MANDOLINS,
ASIAN PORCELAIN & DECORATIVE ARTS, PORCELAIN, OTHER OBJETS DE VIRTU
1993 MERCEDES 500SL WITH 59,000 MILES • 5 OTHER ESTATE AUTOMOBILES
Terms: 20% Buyers Premium for V/MC/Discover, 3% discount for Cash or approved Check, 3% Online Bidding Fee
One Hillman Drive Chadds Ford, PA 19317 • (610) 558-1800 (p) • (610) 558-0885 (f)
firstname.lastname@example.org PA AU-002314-L Fully illustrated catalog at www.williambunchauctions.com
Tuesday April 23 at 12 PM
Single owner catalog auction of antique and collectors dolls
Featuring an Antique French Jules Steiner Doll, Many Antique German Bisque dolls and babies including Simon and
Halbig, CM Bergmann, Handwerck, Kestner, AM, Cloth Dolls, miniature dolls, quality French bisque reproductions
including Bru, AT, Jumeau, A. Marque, FG, Fashions etc., black dolls, China Dolls and Reproduction China Dolls,
Emma Clear-types, Artist Dolls and more!
Monday, April 22 from 9 AM to 5 PM • Day of sale from 9 AM
Fully illustrated catalog at: www.williambunchauctions.com
Terms:18% Buyers Premium • 3% discount for Cash/Check • Visa/MC
Dolland 2-inch Refracting Table Telescope, engraved on the body-cap Dollond, London, with 28 1/2-inch lg. tube, rack-and-pinion focusing eyepiece, 9-inch lg. eyepiece extension, dust cap and thumbscrew mount to shaped compass joint, on tapering pillar with folding cabriole legs, ht. level 19 1/2 in. , in original dovetailed mahogany storage case, split in lid
Dragon carved Celadon moon vase with applied dragon handles, 18 1/2" high, 14" d
Neon Texaco Gasoline enameled steel sign, 43" d
1950's Leica cameras with assorted lenses and accessories
Platinum pave diamond bracelet, 460 diamonds, about 23 carats total diamond weight, a magnificent early 20th c estate bracelet!
Carved marble Buddha figure, 17" h
From over 50 lots of art from the estate collection of artist Tom Bostelle, West Chester, PA
19th Century American School Folk Portrait about 30" x 20"
Edith Lucille (Allen Roberts) Howard, American/PA/NJ/DE, 1885-1960, Barbizon style landscape, 25" x 30", born in VT, attended Moore College of Art, Member Philadelphia Ten from 1917 to 1945.
George Whitney, American, PA, 1890-1979, o/c, Farm Landscape with Horses, 30" x 36". He was an art teacher at Westtown School in Pennsylvania, he was the author of Winter's Mischief, a novel for adolescents, and illustrator for William Penn, a biography for children. His correspondence is in the Haverford College Collection. He was born December 27, 1890 in Tokyo, Japan to parents Willis Norton and Mary Caroline Braithwaite.
Carved Oak Jacobean Chest, from a selection of early English furniture
Painted Bronze sculpture by Tom Bostelle, from about 60 lots of Bostelle estate art
Pr Celadon ground Chinese porcelain ginger jars with Famille rose birds in floral landscape decoration, carved rosewood lids with carved jade inserts, 9 1/4" tall
Pr Japanese Imari vases, birds and dragons in landscape on ribbed body, 12 3/4" h
Max Kuehne, American, 1880-1968, w/c, New Hope / Lambertville River Bank, 13 1/2" x 19", dated 1927
Hunter Wood, American, b 1908, o/c, American Clipper ship Under Full Sail, dated 1947, 30" x 40"
Alexander Charles Stuart, Scottish/American/PA, 1831-1898, o/b, 3 Masted Warship on the High Sea, 29 1/2" x 18 1/4"
Alexander Charles Stuart, Scottish/American/PA, 1831-1898, o/b, Stroll Along the Brandywine, 20 1/2" x 16 1/4"
"The Flat Iron Mandolin", model 3MW, serial 83031941, hand made in Bozeman, Montana by Back Porch Productions
Upright String Bass, tuning pegs marked Czechoslovakia
American mandolin Washburn style A for Lyon and Healy with paper label inside, number 801, style A
Peruvian School, mid 20th century, 30" x 25", once displayed on The Grace Line
Semi Antique Persian Carpet, 6" x 8'9", from about 20 estate oriental carpets
Platinum diamond and emerald belly bracelet, 11.27 carats total diamond weight with 1.85 carat center stone,
Walnut Polyphon 2 pc upright 19 5/8" disc music box, (15) discs
Colombia Graphophone disc phonograph with nickel 9 panel horn
Kittinger CW153-CW2 mahogany Chippendale highboy
Edison Fireside Combination cylinder phonograph with red Fireside horn, with crank and stand
Peerless coin operated oak player piano with stained glass panels in top section, serial number 60276, the central door engraved with company logo, 60"w 55 1/2"h 29 1/4"d
Kawai black lacquer baby grand piano, model GM-2, serial number 2329295, 57" long
Pierced carved rosewood Chinese alter table, the apron with opposing dragon heads centering a pearl, repeating on the scrolled ends, the legs with an open figure 8 design, excellent original finish, 47" w, 33" h, 16 1/2" d
Diminutive Georgian mahogany 4 drawer bachelor chest, beaded edged drawers, raised on straight bracket feet, original brasses and feet, old surface, 30 1/2"w 31 1/2" h 17"d English 18th c
Lucite and stainless steel entertainment stand with record storage, 46"l 16"w 28"h
Carved oak Victorian hall rack with hooded top, beveled edge central mirror, pierced central panel with pierced eagle & fruit carving with lift seat bench, 65" w x 91" h
2-Piece carved rosewood Victorian étagère, top section with 5 shaped mirrors over brown fossil marble top, base with carved apron over 2 lower shelves, 52" w x 77 1/2" h
6 Carved mahogany Chippendale style dining room chairs, serpentine shell carved front rail, 2 with arms, 41 1/2" h
Tommi Parzinger brass chandelier, 6 arm with glass beads, 42" x 20"
18th c French Oval high karat YG red lacquered and tortoise box with oval HP inset lid depicting 2 figures in a lake landscape, 2 7/8" w
Banded agate miniature box, red enameled crowned Imperial Eagle on lid, perhaps German, frame is gilt brass, 3 5/8" w
2-pc Softwood Scroll Top Corner Cupboard With Arched door, early 19th century
Tom Bostelle, American, PA, 1921-2005, Man in Hat in black profile, 48" x 34", from about 60 lots of Bostelle estate art
Alexander Charles Stuart, Scottish/American/PA, 1831-1898, o/c, Florida Sunrise, probably Lake Augustine, St Augustine, FL, 30" x 50"
18/19th c School Portrait of Daniel Doughty Smith Jr., 1783-1820, pastel, 24" x 18"
196 pc Lowestoft Chinese Export porcelain dinner service, Ex: P. S. du Pont, Longwood Gardens Collection, with family provenance through Reynolds du Pont
English sterling silver inkstand, London, 1903, James Dixon, 12 1/2" w, 8 1/2" tall
2 Meissen porcelain shelf clocks, 25 1/2" tall, 24" tall
1993 Mercedes 500SL, 90,000 miles
Rare silver inlaid Kentucky rifle by William H Folger, Belmont, Ohio, c 1850
Mary Austin Holley, 1784-1846; Texas; Observations, Historical, Geographical and Descriptive, in a Series of Letters, Written during a Visit to Austin's Colony with a View to a Permanent Settlement in that Country, in the Autumn of 1831. Baltimore: Armstrong & Plaskitt, 1833