John Whorf painting, Barbados beach
Used car lot + 24 hour service station
Featuring American and European paintings: Antonio Jacobsen, Thomas Willis, C H Gifford, Maxfield Parrish, Jean Dufy, Charles Maurin collection, and others. Rare prints and maps: Paris 1643, the Battle of Newport 1778. Whaling items: harpoon collection, journal for the bark Oak, the Last Nantucket Whaler. CW Spencer carbine rifle 1865. Silver: Tiffany and Gorham. Document signed by Abraham Lincoln, tin litho toy collection, great ship models, Liverpool jugs, Lord Nelson Collection, ocean liner memorabilia, San Francisco earthquake arcade machine. American furniture: Hadley chest, Federal bowfront attrib. to Alden Spooner, rocking ship movement tall clock by Langwell. Oriental rugs, Nantucket baskets, Native American jewelry, baskets, and pottery. 19th c. Qing dynasty textiles and clothing. Mid-century furniture: Gianfranco Frattini nesting tables for Cassina. Decoys, rare books, Kennebec rowing canoe ca. 1915, and much more.
Over 500 lots, mostly unreserved.