FINE ANTIQUES & DECORATIVE ARTS
FRIDAY, MARCH 23, 2001
[EASTERN SUBURB OF MONTGOMERY]
FINE EARLY AMERICAN & VICTORIAN FURNITURE - PAINTINGS - AMERICAN
ART POTTERY - LAMPS & LIGHTING - SILVER - EARLY CINCINNATI PEWTER -
CLOCKS - A&C METAL - PORCELAINS - STATUARY & GARDEN - AMERICANA
- TRAMP ART - TOYS - DOLLS
Elegant 10 pc Chippendale style dining set: Tbl & 4 leaves, arm chr
& 5 side chrs, China w/full fancy lattice, impressive sdbrd, server,
all on dramatic claw & ball feet, scroll & acanthus crvng, fancy
edging, orig ornate brass, Outstanding; Victorian: Rosewood:
drawer curio shelf w/spooled uprights & 12 tall finials; Walnut:
fine pierce-carved sofas; Elegant fully pierce crvd MT tbl, 45"w,
5pc bedroom, grained Rosewood finish, Dbl bed, KD Armoir, Dresser &
High Boy w/mirror, MT Washstnd, Serpentine fronts, all orig ornate brasses,
fancy carved & applied trim, washstand painted otherwise all in great
orig finish; Renaissance Revival tbl w/cookie corner MT & fancy burling;
Unique EL pierce crvd burled wal child's crib, Outstanding; EL drop
lid ladies desk, fancy crown & fitted interior; Washstnd w/OG cut MT,
fancy backsplash & fruit pulls; Dresser w/leaf & nut pulls. fancy
skirt, cndl stnds, glove bxs & carvd crown; Rosewood grain-painted
tall double bed w/pierce carved crown; Mantle top w/carved grotesque
lion flanked by 4 reeded colums; Side chair w/carved 'Minerva' head at
crown; 2 Fancy burled walnut side tbls.. Oak: Oak 3-door Victorian
bookcase over 3-drwr base, orig ornate brasses, rope-twist edging, spoon-carvd
floral medallions, beaded trim & paneled sides, 7'2"h x 6'w, Great
Victorian Bookcase; Fancy tiger oak china cab w/carved griffin heads;
Berkey & Gay oak sideboard w/2 carved heads & 3 lion heads, rich
original finish; Outstanding matched pair of Globe-Wernicke 5-stack oak
bookcases.. Mahogany: Outstanding Cincinnati-made dental cabinet,
multiple pnled doors & drwrs, 2 Wernicke-style lift doors expose custom
slide trays & porcelain inserts all flanked by 2 full columns, upper
bout w/3 mirrored doors, brass tag reads: "Sam'l A. Crocker, Cinti"; Elegant
erly 19C tilt-top screen w/hand painted courting scene under glass, wide
pierced & shell-carvd edging on reeded stem & heavily carvd 3-foot
base, Great; Flamed Empire table w/fancy string inlay; Early flip
top table w/turned stem; Empire sewing cab w/crotch fronts; Set men's &
ladies' mah crvd roseback chrs.. FINE EARLY AMERICAN FURNITURE:
Pine pewter cupboard w/ "Eagle & Ribbon" drop pulls on bracket feet;
Elegant c.1830's Cherry drop-front secretary, top w/2 drs ovr 2 drwrs,
fitted interior, rich patina; Mid 19C flamed walnut 3 drwr chest w/scrolled
skirt, brass escutcheons, 3-compartment glove box & orig 'Blossom'
Sandwich glass pulls; Early walnut linen press; Great child's dome-top
trunk in old red over mustard paint; Early linen press in old red paint,
82"h x 44"w, Great; c1850 CT high-back rocker w/original stenciling;
c.1830 Cherry & Bird's Eye Maple country chest w/half pilasters on
bun feet; Dough box w/fancy skirt & storage compartment; New England
DL tble; 3 New England spindle-back chairs.. More Furniture: Louis
XV style bureau plat w/drwr & beautifully inlaid top; Nest of 3 Fancy
French carved tbls w/floral painting; Fancy French-style side table w/floral
& scroll inlay, pierce carved skirt, carved shells & wings to glass
top edging; Ornate tri-fold mirror; Fancy old cast iron side tlb on 3 paw
feet w/grotesque heads, chain drops & round top; Wal pad foot DL tbl;
Vict stained glass floral window; Humpback settee w/curled arms & fancy
carved trim; Black lacquered standing silver chest w/9 fitted drwrs atop
cabriole legs; Nice marble pedestal.. Erly cane back sofa w/claw
& ball feet; 19C CI folding fancy campaign bed; Six-leg Oriental tbl
on paw feet w/deeply carved village scene..
Vast Selection Of Oils & Watercolors. Oils & watercolors by the
following listed artists: Elizabeth H. Alke; Benno Becker; G. M. Kesslere;
Allesandro Castelli; Emil Fuchs; G. Maillard Keslere; Edw. W. Nevil; Bessie
Hoover Wessel; Milton Lowell; Cornelia Cassidy Davis; Eleanor Graham; E.
Hodgson Smart; Edw. Fitzgerald; Martin Rettig; Emma Mendenhall; E.W. Nevil;
Wm. McKendree Snyder; Gomez Gil; Rare Baltimore screen painting; Hudson
Valley school examples.. Watercolor Bert Cassidy, Indian village scene;
O/C, c.1910, 'The Pool', Indian brave on horse at watering hole, Nicely
Done; O/B Striking impressionist work of iris & lilies, sgnd; O/C
Set of 3 signed river scenes by J. Quinlan, d.'32; Works by Cedric Chang,
Paul Wilhelm, Jacques Land, Cinti;c.1950's, French Modernist still life,
unsigned, from the Huntington Natl Bank Coll; Lrg folk art quilt painting;
2 Oil & 2 watercolor African American folk art paintings; 2 Very well
done oil still life paintings; Large sgnd O/C, female nude; Pr. Folk Art
paintings on slate; Other early folk art oils; Victorian oil portraits..
AMERICAN ART POTTERY
Rookwood: 20+ Pcs Incl: Signed Vases By F. Rothenbusch; L. Epply;
S. Coyne; A. Spraque; M. Daly; J. Jensen, V. Tischler; E. Foertmeyer..
Bookends, Framed Tile, Wall Pocket, Commercial vases.. Roseville
incl RV Carnelian I floor vase, Pr Iris mantle vases, Foxglove Jard.. Weller:
Hudson, Ivory Ped; R. Wiescarver 16"h vase; Fulper vase..
LAMPS & LIGHTING
Pairpoint Lamp, reverse pntd shade of evening harbor scene w/full moon, 10+boats, incl detailed tall ship w/rigging, lighthouse, fishermen & distant village, sgnd 16"d shade. Ornate footed brass base impressed Pairpoint, D3069. 22"h, 2 chips to rim; A&C table lamp, bronze base w/3 paw foot stems w/hairy fetlocks support leaded shade in blue, green & white, 'chunk' glass, hammered finial in design of 5 pods, 24"h x 17"d shade, Striking Bronze
Detail, Great Lamp; Reverse painted table lamp, Art Nouveau base of
bronzed metal w/swirled vertical leaves in rich orig dark brown/green patina
supports 8 reverse painted 'chipped ice' panels, each with 2 lily pads
& blossoms, pods & ferns in yellow, green, red, black & teal,
19"d x 25"h, Large & Elegant Lamp; Art Nouveau lamp, beautiful
draped woman w/mandolin, sgnd Aug Moleau, Paris, Fr, 21"h; Brilliant
cut crystal lamp, w/dome shade & hangng lustres, 10"d x 19"h; Ornate
oil lamp mrkd 'Maple, London'; Sev erly carriage lamps; Erly brass lantern;
Erly WI floor lamp; 12-light brass chandelier..
Many fine large lithographs and etchings including C & I Dark Town
Fire Brigade; Several early portraits of Henry Clay & Ashland; Lrg
19C photo portraits; Maxfield Parrish "Garden of Allah" 14"x30" orig frame
& label; Erly litho portrait of George Washington in ornate oval frame;
Pr Lithos by Benson Moore, sgnd; 19C Litho of 'First American Railway Train'..
STATUARY & GARDEN
From the Estate of Walter Johnson: Great Selection of cast iron urns &
objects in many sizes & shapes.. More: Outstanding pr bronze 3' long
fountain dolphins; Stone bust by Cincinnati sculptor Sanford Blank, 14"h,
sgnd; Beautifully carved alabaster bust of draped man, approx 30"h..
Outstanding 20.5" sterling vase trophy by Black, Starr & Frost w/high
relief flower dsgn; Coll of Ky. & Cinti Coin & Sterling incl sugar
tongs by J.S. Stephens. From the Family of Civil War General John Buford:
Ladles: 14" Kinsey; 12" Loomis; 9" Poindexter; Set 10 coin forks by E.
Meade; More Silber: Poindexter tbl spoon; 12 dinner forks by T.G. Calvert;
6 Teaspns by Drayer; Other makers include G. Hellebush, E.& D. Kinsey,
G. Stewart, Fletcher & Bennett, Garner & Winchester, Gorham; Ornate
Vict inkwell/desk set; Ornate Vict cruet set; Sterling Service for 12 by
Alvin, 61pcs incl srvng spoons; Sterling candelstcks 9"h; 24" Silver plate
fancy floral bskt; More..
Selection Of Early Cinti Pewter: H. Homan 4pc Serving Set: 11" coffee,
8"tea, C&S; D.B. Woodworth 4pc Serving Set: 11" coffee, 10" tea, C&S,
hinged lids, post hndls; Whale oil finger lamp mrkd Sellew & Co., 10"
Fluted bwl mrkd Flagg & Homan; 4pc condiment set, more.. Vict plated
water pitcher mrkd. Cinti, OH; 16" Pewter stein on 3 cherub feet w/lion
finial to lid.. Arts & Crafts Metal: Roycroft bronze letter
opener; Bronze 3pc desk set in 'Indian' ptrn, mrkd JB; Hand-hammered Copper:
2 btl ink well & blotter; Great hinged box; Footed covered dish mrkd.
Luman Watson Cinti. tall case clock w/untouched painted face; Ornate Royal
Bonn porcelain clock; French Morbier w/hand-painted face clock; Seth Thomas
mini-mantle clock, 4 jewels, bvld glass front, 9"w x 4"h..
CHINA GLASS & FINERY
Amphora vase, hnd pntd thistle decoration & cobalt draping to folded
top all w/raised gold outlining, mrkd Amphora, Turn-Teplitz, Austria 16"h,
size & quality; Majolica jardinière & pedestal..
Steuben: Compote, white opalescent glass w/gold iridescent interior,
polished pontil, 6"x6" & 6 each of champagne, wine & water, sgnd
w/orig wrap & boxes, like new.. Lalique vase, monumental form w/etched
landscape decoration, 20"h x 12"d; Three erly signed pcs Labino glass;
Cut crystal 12" vase; 2 19C Lithopanes in great CI frames: Greek Metropolis
& Hunt scene; Hutschenreuther nude figural, mrkd Sonnenkind, H. Tutter,
13"h; Porcelain stein, form of beautiful young girl's head w/flowing hair
& leaves, mrkd Musterschutz; Euro porcelain center bwl w/applied flora;
Hand painted oval porcelain portrait of angel in dramatic hand carved frame,
5"x4"; Unusual porcelain dragon hndl ewer; Lrg set, approx 100pcs. Flow
blue Ridgway "Edgewater" c.1905; HP Bavarian platter w/gold edging; 20"
Flow blue plttr, Cauldon Eng; 14 Wedgwood "Patrician" dinner plates; Wonderfully
decorated Vict wash set; Ornate HP Nippon tea set; HP Czech porcelain demitasse
set for 6; Other HP china pcs.. Two great English Penang platters, 20"
& 18"; Large Aesthetic Movement platter mrkd. 'Melbourne'; Carlsbad
charger sgnd Kaufmann; Victoria Austria hnd pntd charger; Cybus porcelain
bust of Gwenivier 12"h & child clown; Limoges hnd pntd perfume;
2 Erly china spittoons; Old milk glass; Old paperweights; Japanese bronze
Cloissene vase; Oxblood Cloissene vase over silver, c.1890 sgnd "Ando";
Oriental terra cotta umbrella stand, 24"h; Ornate samovar mrkd "Loysel's";
3 Nice HP Nippon vases..
AMERICANA & MORE
Nice early rosewood lap desk; Old burled sewing box; Coll of Edwardian
beaded purses; Great small Enterprise wheeled coffee mill; Edwardian oak
& silver collar box; Child's 19C wicker pull cart; Crvd wood frame
barometer; Vaudeville magician's "Fountain of Fire" stage effect light,
c1880, Great; Post Card album full of Black Memorabilia cards; Bronze
bookends, Western scene of 2 cowboys mrkd 'Solid Bronze'; Erly Admiral
Dewey commemorative glass pitcher w/crossed swords, cannons, & cannonballs;
Baseball figural of vintage pitcher in wind-up position, signed Clem Spam,
cold metal atop walnut base; Old watercolor map Dayton & Cinti; Barnum
& Bailey adv in great frame; Erly & unusual nutmeg grater; 19thC
sailor's trinket box; Set of 5 copper measures; Erly CI kettles; Pr. Large
RR signal lanterns w/blue & red prisms; Outstanding erly ship diorama;
Brass auto lamps & horns; Folk art wood carvings; Erly tin ware incl
miner's lamp; #2 Daisy churn; Emerson Radio; English felt hat w/ case;
Sev. drawers of magic lantern slides & cards; FDR paper political hat..Tramp
Art: Fine selection of outstanding frames, boxes & stands; Folky
Ives: # 6012 Merchant Marine Ship, #4013 Scout Patrol boat & #5009
Ocean Liner, all IOB; Steiff hand puppets; 9.5" Large CI bank building
w/eagle finial; Grand Jewel Safe bank; Clown Book of Knowledge mechanical
bank; Erly hobby horse in original paint.. Nice wicker doll buggy..
22" Simon Halbig, new body comp/wood, #540; 23" Bisque head, kid body;
24" Morimura Bros; Bisque head, kid body, AM[?] mold #190; Bisque Kestner
[?] character baby 17"; 22" China head, cloth bdy; American Character 'Petite'
21"; Effanbee Compo: Ann Shirley 19"; Patsy Ann 18"; 2 Bubbles 22" &
19"; R&B 21"; More Compos: Boy 20"; Patsy Ann Look-Alike 19"; Happy
Baby 26"; Hard Plastic: Twins: Ideal 22" Saucy Walkers; Ideal P-91,16";
P-92,19"; Vintage canopy doll bed w/canopy..
RUGS & TEXTILES
Nice selection of semi-antique area rugs; Erly paisley coverlet; Lrg erly
coverlet, "d. 1840, Delhi," Bird & Willow ptrn; Nice log cabin quilt;
Crocheted bedsprd w/portraits of G. Washington & flags..