December 1st, 2nd, 3rd 8:00 – 4:00pm
This Foothills home is filled with vast holdings of all types of art, collectibles, and furnishings. We have originals by Ross Stefan, Santos Barbosa, Mark Daniels, Chiam Gross, Edith Maude Miller, Lawrence Lee, Frank Hoffman, Whitney Darron, Virginia Stonebarger, portrait miniatures and more. There is an important collection of sterling and jewelry, including an 18th c. cup and cover by Samuel Taylor and enough Taxco silver bling to make you sing. Or squash that with our very fine collection of Squash blossom necklaces by such renowned artists as Platero and Eddie Chaco.
Ladies clothing and accessories features designer pieces and a Fortuny scarf. Chart the families’ travels with a rare 19th c. Joslin Boston Globe by Charles Copley that features a dramatic tripartite cast iron base. Illuminate your world with one of the lamps or a Murano Millefiore Glass Chandelier. Chinoiserie – we’ve got it, including an exceptional breakfront and a 19th c. secretary bookcase. The Orient further beckons with Imari, polychrome pieces, cork landscapes, carved elephant pieces, delicate quartz carvings, Peking glass, & hard stone carvings! Now on to the Western Hemisphere.
Bronzes abound. They include but are not limited to: Isadore Jules Bonheur, Frederic Remington, Jack Putnam, Pierre Mene, a Paul Delabrierre bird, a three foot tall bronze eagle that will look swell on your mantle or in your garden, and many, many more. There is a designer solid copper pedestal that is a work of art in itself.
The furniture finds include leather recliners and sofas by Copenhagen, Relax the Back, and two fine Knoll leather and chrome mid-C. Modern arm chairs. Pull it all together with our collection of room size floor rugs. Get glassy-eyed over our brilliant cut glass, crystal that includes Waterford, Orrefors, Daum, and Rosenthal. We have cobalt and colored glass, and a quirky assortment of early American pressed glass – EAPG to those in the know. We have glassware, several patterns of dishes and china including Wedgwood Queensware, bisque figurines, Tonala cats, linens, and an impressive amount of Kitchenalia. Antique ceramics include Nippon vases, Majolica, Limoges plates and more. Rescue a Hummel! They are the oldies but goodies. Christmas is here and we have you covered with decorations, vintage toys, games, and a vast collection of beanie babies including the Princess Di Bear. Books! Antique Reference books, literature, plus first editions by Hemingway and Charles Schultz. Spruce up the outdoors with new ceramic pots, plants, decorative pieces, and furniture and you can crank up the heat in style with our two tall propane space heaters. Last but not least is a garage full of tools, workman’s table, household goods and all the ubiquitous stuff that makes life worth living. Of course this will be one of the best sales we’ve had, the only thing missing is you. Come by and make a day of it, there is something for everyone and it will be nice to see you. Don’t miss this sale!