August Americana Auction, Early American, High End Victorian, Lighting Collection, Folk Art And More.

Held under large tents - public welcome to attend. This will be a live auction, absentee, phone and online bidding offered for those unable to attend, however the best way to insure your bidding is to do it in house in person!

AUCTION: Friday, August 6 at 10:00 AM at 4:00 PM

PREVIEW: Preview: Aug 4 & 5, 12-5 PM and 8:30 morning of the sale

WHERE: W.A. Smith Auction Gallery in Plainfield, NH

We have moved the Tom Diehl collection from Alexandria NH to our gallery and combined it with other local estates for our August auction.  When the Diehls purchased their Alexandria country farm back in 1970s it included all the antiques and the farmers 1968 Chevy truck!

IN Part: 2 Chippendale NE tall chests; PA walnut tall chest; Chippendale maple slant lid desk; Q.A. maple highboy; PA and NE tavern tables; good Federal cherry 2-part corner cupboard; other corner cupboard; 2 good Federal canopy beds; several early floor cupboards some in paint; 17th C. oak geometric blanket chest with drawer; early oak joint stool; Q.A cherry lowboy; early Windsor chairs sets and armchairs; country sofas; early painted boxes; 6 PA paint decorated chairs; PA tavern table; early saw buck table; 9’ deacons bench; several Federal chests; Federal sugar chest with drawer; Pr. QA chairs; QA wing chair;  Edwardian inlaid server Sloane; painted settee other period English and much more

Fine Pottier and Stymus center table; Belter chairs; rosewood turtle top parlor table; Classical sofa; Brunswick phonograph working; etc

Tiffany favrile glass; Sicard by Weller; cameo vase; KPM tea set; Royal Vienna; set of flow blue china; set of Adams Rose ironstone; Lg set of Holly pattern glass; Imperial and other Nippon; Mettlach steins; good hand painted china and more  

Antique weathervanes; blue decorated stoneware; early chopping bowl in paint; 18th C. pipe box; choice min blanket chest; early andirons; golfer and other door stops; early samplers; Grenfell and other hooked rugs; early maps; framed theorem; gilt letters; early tin ware; Shaker stove; Shaker lap desk; old pewter; Rogers group and loads more

Lighting: Tiffany acorn student lamp; an exceptional Manhattan Co. triple chandelier; hanging double student lamp; several double student lamps including Kellman; double angel lamp; cut overlay lamps; several colored glass oil lamps; great Victorian lamps; early tin and many more approx. 50 total.

Art: oil horse Wilbur Leighton Duntley; Early folk portraits; D Mendes Hudson River school oils; oil MT Washington attrib. SL Gerry; landscape N. Graves; early w/c full length silhouette; many primitive oil paintings and more--1968 Chevy pick-up truck; Gravely tractor with attachments and much more!

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Onsite Country Auction - Under Tents Reading VT

The estate of our good friends Nancy and John Mitchell, to be sold in a traditional old fashion country auction with no internet bidding, please attend.

AUCTION: Friday, August 13 at 10:00 AM at 4:00 PM

PREVIEW: 8:30 am morning of the sale

WHERE: 145 South Puckerbrush Road, Reading, VT

In Part: Fed. Cherry two-part corner cupboard; Fed two-part banquet table; set of six step-down Windsor chairs; Fed. cherry four drawer chest; two Chippendale slant-lid desks, one in figured maple;19th C. card table; diminutive 19th C. Queen Anne English silver chest; 19th C. inlaid five drawer chest; sev. 19th C. one & two drawer stands; 19th C. blanket boxes, one in old red; dbl. door mahogany bookcase; period chairs; country watering benches; burl wood flat top desk; period and centennial tea tables; antique hanging corner cupboard; 19th C. Fed. cherry grandfather clock, wood dial; queen and full size cannonball beds with carved and turned posts. Contemporary furnishings including; wing chairs; sofas; wicker patio furnishings; bookcases; pr. of reeded post twin beds (with canopies) cobbler’s bench; tavern tables; Windsor chairs (copies) and more…

Accessories: Miller Slag panel table lamp, sev. other slag panel lamps; student lamps; horse & sulky copper weathervane (20th C.); large iron roosters; Griswold # 7 C/I Dutch oven; decorated toleware; tin ware; crimped tin candle sconces; several antique mirrors; flintlock rifle, other gun; homespuns; applique and other sewn textiles; school house clocks, other clocks; Hawkeye lightning rods; pond boat; large bear carving; school bell; scales; candle box; theorems; barn lanterns; candlesticks; primitive wood shovel; vintage telescope; maple syrup sign; champlevé lamp, Chinese porcelain vases (made into lamps); Deco floor lamps; other lamps; figural doorbell; pewter; several other country accessories and decorative pieces.

Sterling & Jewelry: Large set of sterling flatware Louis XV pattern, many other pieces of sterling flatware and hollowware; estate jewelry includes many 14k gold pins, earrings and rings, nice pearl jewelry, etc.

Art: Oil, Giuseppe Signorini; Oil, cows, T.F. Wainewright; oil, portrait of Ezra Chase; oil, Meissonier; w/c, Michael Davidoff; W/C, English landscape, John Ingles; lg oil, signed A. Spencer; oil, landscape, Preston; several 19th C. primitive oil paintings, several with cows and landscapes; oil, Hudson River School; w/c, windmill, illegible signature; several antique etchings including; F.D. Roth, Geo. Bohde, Hedley Fitton, and more;

sporting/ coaching prints by H. Alken and others; several other pieces of art.

Oriental Rugs:  large antique pictorial roomsize; ivory field roomsize Kirmin; heriz style roomsizes; scatter and prayer style rugs, approx. 20!

Misc.: items from all the out buildings and yard including; three basin soapstone sink; horse hitching post; pineapple cast stone finials; outdoor patio furniture; Weber grill; Honda HS928 snowblower (tracks); Noma snowblower; wagon wheels; garden tools; yokes; ladders; doors; books; flat screen tvs; workshop tools and accessories; household related; and much more!


Upcoming Auctions

Friday, August 6, 2021
August Americana Auction, Early American, High End Victorian, Lighting Collection, Folk Art And More.

Friday, August 13, 2021
Onsite Country Auction - Under Tents Reading VT

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