William A. Smith Inc.
Auctioneers and Appraisers


Smith’s Auction Gallery, Plainfield, NH

Monday, July 15th, 2013 at 10:00 A.M.
Preview Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 12:00 – 5:00 P.M. and 8:00 A.M. Morning of Sale

For our annual mid-summer Americana and European auction, we will be selling the contents of a five million dollar (6,000 square foot) South Woodstock, VT home along with the contents of a Longmeadow, MA estate. 450 cataloged lots will be illustrated on our Web site, with approx. 200 items to be sold upon request, following the catalog. These lots will not be illustrated on line so please plan to attend.

In Part: Featuring early American, good inlaid Chippendale cherry four-drawer chest CT River Valley; Chippendale six-drawer chest; Chippendale seven-drawer chest; 18th C. Queen Anne chairs, prob. NY; good step-back cupboards with panel doors top and bottom and open scalloped top; various early corner cupboards; pine kas; several other good floor cupboards; several Federal chests and slant-lid desks; several Federal card tables; several Federal stands, one and two drawer; several tavern tables; Queen Anne tea table; two lowboys; fan carved highboy base; early round-top hutch table; farm table; multi-drawer apothecary chest, one small with old color, the other a lg. floor model; miniature six-drawer rosewood chest; canopy bed; other good beds; several pine cupboards; several pine chests; two impressive hall trees; and much more.

Accessories: Pond boat, old color; old game board; architectural iron window gate; Piermont, N.H. 1707 sampler along with mirror; several family records; 2 Federal églomisé mirrors, one with ship tablet; burlwood bowl; good gilt églomisé Wallace Nutting mirror; Chippendale mirror; several blue design stoneware pieces; tiger maple hanging corner cupboard; lg. iron fire back; Canton; Flow Blue; Mulberry; Staffordshire hen on nest; other Staffordshire; huge Bennington Toby pitcher; Bennington lion, cat, and dog; other Bennington; inlaid music box with extra cylinders on marble base; Edison phonograph with horn and extra cylinders; several Steiff animals; several L.L. Bean quilts; four stained window panels; curved gilt wall sconce; Vienna regulator clock pieces; two boxes of book Thackeray; Atmos LeCoultre clock; Tiffany and Co. carriage clock; Tiffany desk set; early tea caddies; 10 to 20 student lamps; Asian including cloisonné dresser set with clock; pr. of cinnabar lamps; good Imari charger; early Chinese vase Famille Noire; Chinese Famille Verte lamp; other Chinese Rose Famille; Asian lacquered stands; Chinese stands; Asian Ivories; bronze lamp; Chinese pigskin boxes; Japanese wood blocks; other Asian.

Modern: Good selection of Baker Furniture including sofas, upholstered by Gilberte; Baker Furniture club chairs; Baker Furniture inlaid circular table; fine tiger maple dining table; tiger maple sofa table; good quality wing chairs; French-style dining tables and chairs; quality executive desk by Paoli; much more like new modern.

Silver: A tremendous amount of sterling silver including tea sets; three flatware sets; trays; odd flatware; tableware. Note to silver buyers: it is worth the trip.

Art: Several good country paintings and portrait paintings; paintings by Ernest Walbourn, John H. Dell, Will Anderson, Joseph Plaskett, Armand Cote, Jan Van Rijsewijk, and other oils; w/c by J W Hill; many signed prints, etchings and lithos.; Durer and Boucher portfolios; map U.S. 1863 Lloyds RR; 19th map of Rev. War; 19th C. ships captains log book sailing to CA.; etc.

Rugs: Selection of estate Oriental rugs room size and scatters.

Phone & Absentee Bids Accepted • No on-line bidding
We do not post auction prices realized to reference sites

Cash-Check-Major Credit Cards • Catered • 13% Buyer’s Premium Reduced to 10% with Cash or Check
No Sales Tax • Comfortable Seating

Visit our Web site: www.wsmithauction.com
or e-mail us at: [email protected]

William A. Smith Inc.
Auctioneers and Appraisers
Specializing in Fine Antiques
Since 1961

PO Box 49, Plainfield, New Hampshire 03781

Visit our Web site: www.wsmithauction.com
or email us at: [email protected]

NH License #2825, VT #57-702, MA #525, FL #AU-3179
William G. Smith and Kenneth R. Labnon – Auctioneers
Leon Rogers – Gallery Manager

Member New Hampshire Better Business Bureau

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