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2015

Most Important Memorial Day Auction (May, 2015)

Major Winter Estate Auction (February, 2015)

2014

Smith's 31st Annual Thanksgiving Holiday Auction (November, 2014)

Major Memorial Day Auction Event (May, 2014)

Exceptional New Years Auction, Contents of a Greenwich CT Estate (January, 2014)

2013

Exceptional Thanksgiving Holiday Estate Auction, Fine Jewelry, Important Antiques, Silver and Art, A most exciting auction (November, 2013)

Spectacular 46th Annual Labor Day Auction (September, 2013)

Most Important Two Day Memorial Day Auction - Day One (May, 2013)

Important Antiques Auction (March, 2013)

2012

Important Thanksgiving Holiday Auction (November, 2012)

Labor Day Auction (day 2) Fine antiques, artwork, orientalia, silver, and jewelry (September, 2012)

Labor Day Auction (day 1) Antique firearms, rare maps, sporting and other books, prints plus gold and silver coins (September, 2012)

Important Memorial Day Auction (May, 2012)

DAY TWO - Two-Day Winter Auction Extravaganza, President's Day Weekend (February, 2012)

2011

Exceptional Thanksgiving Weekend Auction (November, 2011)

In Celebration of our 50th Year A Spectacular Labor Day Auction (September, 2011)

Important New Years Auction (January, 2011)

2010

Most Important Thanksgiving Holiday Auction (November, 2010)

VETERAN'S DAY HOLIDAY AUCTION (November, 2010)

Day Two - Monday 9/6/2010 - Important 42nd Labor Day Auction (September, 2010)

Exceptional 42nd Annual Memorial Day Auction (May, 2010)

2009

Annual Thanksgiving Holiday Estate Auction (November, 2009)

Annual Labor Day Auction, 9:30A.M. start time with coins (September, 2009)

Important Americana Auction (July, 2009)

41st Annual Memorial Day Auction (May, 2009)

Exceptional Winter Estate Auction (February, 2009)

2008

Important Annual Thanksgiving Holiday Estate Auction (November, 2008)

Important Estate Auction - The Richard W. Withington Collection (October, 2008)

DAY TWO - MONDAY, SEPT. 1st AT 10:00 AM - EXCEPTIONAL LABOR DAY AUCTION EVENT (September, 2008)

LABOR DAY TWO DAY EVENT - DAY ONE, SUNDAY AUGUST 31st AT 3:00PM (August, 2008)

Important Country Auction - On-site, The Webster Homestead (July, 2008)

Exceptional 40th Annual Memorial Day Estate Auction (May, 2008)

Important Annual Florida 2 Day Estate Auction Sat and Sun March 29th and 30th (March, 2008)

Exceptional Mid Winter Auction (March, 2008)

2007

Most Important Auction, featuring the Estate of Charles Bronson, 2007 (December, 2007)

Holiday Estate Auction (November, 2007)

Exceptional 39th Annual Labor day Auction (September, 2007)

Important 2 Day Auction (August, 2007)

The Backofen Sale (June, 2007)

Exceptional Memorial Day Auction, featuring fine antiques, folk art, paintings, silver, jewelry, and carpets (May, 2007)

Tuesday Evening Estate Auction (March, 2007)

Exceptional (2 Day) Florida Estate Auction (March, 2007)

Important Mid Winter Estate Auction (March, 2007)

Tues Evening Estate Auction (January, 2007)

2006

Exceptional New Years Holiday Estate Auction (December, 2006)

Important Thanksgiving Holiday Estate Auction (November, 2006)

Exceptional 38th Annual Labor Day Auction (September, 2006)

Important "on-site" estate auction (July, 2006)

Exceptional Summer Estate Sale (June, 2006)

Important Memorial Day Auction (May, 2006)

Important Toy train Auction (May, 2006)

Exceptional Florida Estate Auction (March, 2006)

Outstanding Estate Auction (March, 2006)

Important Febuary Estate Auction (February, 2006)

Estate Auction of Victorian Oak and Related Accessories (January, 2006)

Tuesday Evening Estate Auction (January, 2006)

2005

Important New Years Estate Auction (December, 2005)

Selected sales results

From Most Important Memorial Day Auction on Monday, May. 25, 2015

Jewelry-Stunning 3.05 ct. pear shape diamond ring set in 14kt white gold with approx. .50 ct. tw. of pear shape emeralds, size 8 3/4, 3.2 grams. The diamond is GIA certified #2175120274.- J color, VS2Jewelry-Stunning 3.05 ct. pear shape diamond ring set in 14kt white gold with approx. .50 ct. tw. of pear shape emeralds, size 8 3/4, 3.2 grams. The diamond is GIA certified #2175120274.- J color, VS2 -- sold for $20,000Lot 12: Jewelry-Stunning 3.05 ct. pear shape diamond ring set in 14kt white gold with approx. .50 ct. tw. of pear shape emeralds, size 8 3/4, 3.2 grams. The diamond is GIA certified #2175120274.- J color, VS2 -- Sold for $20,000

Jewelry-12-13mm natural button pearl 14ky screwback earrings with approx. .30 ct. tw. of Old European cut diamonds, 8.8 grams. The pearls are GIA certified natural and untreated, report #1176081183.Jewelry-12-13mm natural button pearl 14ky screwback earrings with approx. .30 ct. tw. of Old European cut diamonds, 8.8 grams. The pearls are GIA certified natural and untreated, report #1176081183. -- sold for $24,000Lot 21: Jewelry-12-13mm natural button pearl 14ky screwback earrings with approx. .30 ct. tw. of Old European cut diamonds, 8.8 grams. The pearls are GIA certified natural and untreated, report #1176081183. -- Sold for $24,000

Important oil, still life, signed V. Spala, came to  the US shortly after WWII, via the consignor's late husbands family, with catalog.Important oil, still life, signed V. Spala, came to  the US shortly after WWII, via the consignor's late husbands family, with catalog. -- sold for $24,000Lot 32: Important oil, still life, signed V. Spala, came to the US shortly after WWII, via the consignor's late husbands family, with catalog. -- Sold for $24,000

Lot 200: Important life size portrait of George IV by Sir Thomas Lawrence, Prov. Wilstach collection, 78.25" x 48.75", Robbs estate. Accompanying this lot is a 1900 Wilstach catalog where it states the painting is signed, along with the 1954 Freeman's auction catalog stating again the painting is signed. Presently most likely hidden under years of aging. -- Sold for $35,000

Large oil Parisian fountain scene by Charles Duvent, 1891, 52Lot 211: Large oil Parisian fountain scene by Charles Duvent, 1891, 52" x 110.5"L, Robbs estate -- Sold for $16,000

Large oil Parisian fountain scene by Charles Duvent, 1892, 53.5Lot 212: Large oil Parisian fountain scene by Charles Duvent, 1892, 53.5" x 115", Robbs estate -- Sold for $30,000

Important Steinway model B grand piano, rare custom art case, ca.1900, with matching bench, Robbs estateImportant Steinway model B grand piano, rare custom art case, ca.1900, with matching bench, Robbs estate -- sold for $18,000Lot 244: Important Steinway model B grand piano, rare custom art case, ca.1900, with matching bench, Robbs estate -- Sold for $18,000

Painting on paper by Cheng Dai-Chien, mushrooms - 34Lot 389: Painting on paper by Cheng Dai-Chien, mushrooms - 34" x 17" -- Sold for $20,000

Attractive antique floral room size Oriental rug, Heriz type, with pea green field - 9'7Lot 37R: Attractive antique floral room size Oriental rug, Heriz type, with pea green field - 9'7" x 12'5" -- Sold for $17,000