Wed Jan 01, 2014 11:00AM
Important Annual New Year's Day Auction
Wednesday, January 1 at 11 am
Fri. Dec. 27th 12-5pm,
Sat. Dec. 28th 10am-1pm,
Mon. Dec. 30th 12-5pm,
Tues. Dec. 31st 9am – 1pm
and Wed. Jan. 1st 9 – 11am
OR BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
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Terms: Cash or Known Check
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72 Hours Prior To Sale
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Edwin Nadeau - Auctioneer
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(3% discount with cash or check)
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25 MEADOW RD., WINDSOR CT 06095
From Hartford: RTE 91 North, exit 34, right then 1st left into parking lot
From Springfield: RTE 91 South, exit 34, left, first right, 2nd left into parking lot
ONLY 3 MINUTES FROM HARTFORD
TO INCLUDE: Items from the collection of Robert Arrowsmith, Old Lyme, CT; Two Manhattan apartments; a part of a massive collection
from a home in Essex, CT; the collection of Dan Stix, East Haddam, CT; The New Britain Museum of American Art; The Farmington Historical
Society; and other homes and estates in West Hartford, CT; North Haven, CT; Waterbury, CT; and Bridgeport, CT, collection from
the estate of Augusta Smith, et al
FEATURING: FINE ART: TWO Martin Lewis etchings; Edouard Cortez oil on canvas; TWO Edward Moran oil on canvas paintings; Edward Potthast II;
several Dutch paintings; American and European paintings; old master drawings; NINE Double Elephant Folio Audubon prints, five of large American
birds, six with old Kennedy Gallery labels on verso with Wahtman Watermarks; large Currier & Ives prints; two Albrecht Durer prints, over 50 in all AND
MUCH MORE. FINE JEWELRY: ruby necklace; TWO platinum three stone diamond ring approx. 3.6cts t.w.; Platinum and green diamond ring, approx 3 cts.; platinum and diamond ring with center diamond approx. 2 cts.; Anton Horvat platinum, sapphire and diamond brooch; diamond bracelets, rings, necklaces, two enameled pocket and lapel watches; watches, watch chains, Verdura 18k gold letter opener with shell; AND MUCH MORE. SILVER:
Gorham Martele bowl; 8 piece Gale and Willis tea and coffee set; Tiffany 15 piece tea set with tray; Tiffany 7 piece tea and coffee service with tilting pot designed by Moore; 3 piece Reed & Barton Art Nouveau 950/1000 tea set; English and Georgian silver; Friedell silver lamp; several enameled pieces; AND MUCH MORE. SCULPTURE, BRONZES AND MARBLE: bronze Leopold Bernstamm; bronze of two men boxing; THREE Dan Stix bronzes including one of horse and rider jumping; marble bust of Benjamin Franklin; marble bust of bishop; approximately 20 bronzes in all. DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES:
Lalique; Tiffany; Sevres; Marblehead; several Rookwood vases including tall vase with blue bird, and pair of covered jars; small jug with young
Comanche; Tiffany inkwells; Tiffany candelabra; French porcelain; Royal Vienna; TWO Meissen covered jars with figural tops; Rose Medallion, Baccarat, Pairpoint reverse painted bird lamp. FURNITURE: custom mahogany; Margolis and Fineberg; Baker; Joseph Gerte; Georgian and Continental furnishings; Victorian; L & J.G. Stickley sideboard; custom Chippendale style canopy bed and Louis XVI style canopy bed; AND MUCH MORE. LIBRARY OF BOOKS: 16th – 20th century to include Mark Twain 1897 collected works signed by him; Moby Dick, The Whale by Herman Melville N.Y. 1851 1st edition; 1640 The Penitent Pardoned, Prodigal Son by Goodman MDC LXXIX; Manuscript of Shah Nameh, Firdausi 1620 with hand eliminated plates.
OTHER ITEMS: THREE music boxes, Louis XV style cylinder on stand and two disc music boxes, ONE Regina with stand; TWO baby grand pianos,
Steinway; Mason & Hamlin; AND MUCH MORE. ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS: room size rugs including 12’ x 20’ Sultanabad ivory in excellent
condition late 19th century; Charles X Aubusson; Bidjars; Heriz’; Sarouks; Laver Kirman 12’ x 15’ late 19th century; Chinese; and several scatter rugs
including Caucasians; Sarouks; Lillihans; over 40 in all; AND MUCH MORE.
Platinum & Diamond approx 3.65 t. cts.
Edouard Cortez, o.c., 13" x 18"
Martin Lewis, Stoops in Snow
Tiffany, one of many lots of sterling
Meerschaum, ht. 10"
John James Audubon, 1 of 9 Double Elephant folios, circa 1830
1827, Plate I, 38 5/8” x 25 5/8”, 1 of 9 Double Elephant folios
Sultanabad, late 19th century, rare ivory all over design in near excellent condition. 11'9" x 19'9"
Platinum Emerald and diamond, approx. 8 cts
Fifteen piece Limoges
Tiffany, ht. 16 1/4"
John James Audubon, 1 of 9 Double
Elephant folios, circa 1830
Attrib Circle of Frans Franken (1581-1642) THE
LAST JUDGEMENT oil on copper 17 3/4" x 14 1/2"
Manuscript of Shah Nameh, Firdausi 1620,w/ 33 plates
Geneva Rookwood, signed S.M.
Rookwood, Edward Diers
Rookwood vase signed Sara Sax 1910, #1667, ht. 10 3/4in. John James Audubon, 1 of 9 Double Elephant folios, circa 1830
Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Mark Twain "The Writing of Mark Twain" The Autograph Edition signed Samuel Clemens
and Mark Twain, number 391 of 512 sets, American Publishing Company, Hartford, Conn. 1899
Anton Horvat platinum, sapphire and diamond
Diamond and platinum, approx. 6.5 t. cts
Hazel Dooney, I LIKE IT MESSY, enamel on wood,39 1/2" x 59"
John Steuart Curry, o. c. to benefit The New Britain
Museum of American Art 18" x 24 1/2"
Martin Lewis, Bay Windows
Edward Moran, o.c.
Royal Vienna, THE MEET signed Marz
Wilhelm Hunt Diederich, wrought iron figural floor lamp
Italian, probably 17th- early 18th c
Daum Grand Marnier etched &
multi-metal overlay glass
Vendo, 10 cents (restored), 1 of 2
Wurlitzer multi selection phonograph