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Sunday Auction - The Contents of a Sunapee Lake Multi-Million Dollar Home

Featuring like-new home furnishings, fine art and more!

  • Sunday Auction - The Contents of a Sunapee Lake Multi-Million Dollar Home
  • Sunday Auction - The Contents of a Sunapee Lake Multi-Million Dollar Home
  • Sunday Auction - The Contents of a Sunapee Lake Multi-Million Dollar Home
  • Sunday Auction - The Contents of a Sunapee Lake Multi-Million Dollar Home
  • Sunday Auction - The Contents of a Sunapee Lake Multi-Million Dollar Home

WHEN: Sunday, June 10
from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

PREVIEW: Fri June 8th from 12-5pm, and 9am morning of the sale

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

Exit 20 off I-89, proceed south on Rte. 12-A from the West Lebanon Plaza for 7 miles. From I-91, take the Ascutney-Windsor, VT Exit 8, cross the Connecticut River and take Rte. 12-A north for approx. 10 miles. Across from the Plainfield Historical Society. (Click here for maps)

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A wonderful auction of selected items from the estate of Charles J.S. Allan, late of Norwich, VT., along with items from two multi-million dollar homes in New London and Lake Sunapee, N.H.  Please plan to attend.

In Part: A great selection of 20th C. design, to include: a custom made dining table with a column form base with 8 chairs and 2 settees-made by Carlos Herrera (a designer for Ralph Lauren) cost $30,000 new; king size 4 poster bed by Carlos Herrera designs “New Line”; pair of upholstered armchairs by Carlos Herrera designs “New Line”; 3 cushion sofa with chaise by Pearson; Carlton style decorated desk; decorated Bombay chest; 20th C. Sectretaire Abbatant w/columns; 4 upholstered bar stools by Carlos Herrera; French style buffet “Wellington Hall”; inlaid French style dining table; set of 6 French style dining chairs; Henredon mahogany sideboard; Henredon round top inlaid dining table; set of 8 Regency style Henredon dining chairs-upholstered; pair of Pennsylvania House bachelor chests; Henredon recamier; pair of 20th C. liquor cabinets w/mirrored backs; two 20th C. revolving bookcases; Herman Miller round table; Paul McCobb dining room cabinet; pair of Stressless leather chairs w/stools; pair of modern designer leather chairs; sev. quality leather sofas; 2 red upholstered like new sofas; King & Queen size beds like new with clean mattresses; sofa bed w/matching ottoman; Rowe Furniture sofa; metal patio set w/new cushions; quality patio furniture several sets; Aquos flat screen tvs; marble and iron stand by Charles Rogers; Ethan Allen knee hole desk; Mid-Century furniture by Charles Webb, including sofa, coffee table, lamp table, armchair, plus much more 20th c design furnishings!

 

Custom and Antiques:  Fine Baker furniture double pedestal dining table and a set of 8 shield back chairs other set of dining chairs; clean custom Hepplewhite style sideboard; Lg. Victorian walnut breakfront  bookcase; English executive desk;  4 piece cast iron garden set; various Victorian furniture;  Vict. carved oak hall tree w/ North Wind head; various 19th C. cherry and maple chests of drawer; rustic dining table w/2 benches and 2 armchairs; Adirondack style table and mirror; set of 6 cherry Stickley bow back dining chairs, custom made farm table; VA Galleries tea table; Chinese wooden green butterfly wardrobe w/provenance; 46” oak Waterbury regulator wall clock; other antique wall clocks; and more

 

 Accessories: Good Marblehead pottery vase; Moorcroft pottery vases; Bjorn Wiinblad figurines; other cool art and studio pottery signed; Herend animal figurines (14); art glass charger Bermuda studio; brass and glass carriage clock Mathew Norman; Lalique glass cat; enamel Battersea boxes; Lg. birdseye maple cutting board; Lg. set of Wedgwood china “Chinese figures”, other set of fine china; Lg. lot of copper cookware; Danish china; Copeland Spode; assorted Canton china; French china made for Tiffany; bronze elephant by ALF Bayre; bronze horse by P. Lenordez; other bronze sculpture of German Shepard reclining signed L. Fiot; bronzes including Remington copies; modern designer sunburst mirror; iron wall art by Jere; Simon Pearce glass, inc. sherbets, candlesticks, vases pitchers and more;  

 

Silver: Large selection of silver, inc. 178 pieces of Francis I flatware set; 41 piece sterling flatware set; other pieces of sterling tableware and flatware; three 2.5 dollar gold coins, 1914,1915,1926; collection of costume and silver jewelry including some good “South West” silver to be sold in small lots

 

Art: Two watercolors by Gary Shepard; watercolor by Ralph Avery; Dottie Brown abstract painting; Venice etchings; Frank Lloyd Wight picture; two prints of Indian pots by G. Sabatino; J.O. Brun mod painting; 7 Russian lithographs; New Orleans painting; litho by Angel Botello; John Marin sailboat etching; Modern art by Yeffe Kimball, Morton Kaish, Leonid Berman, Helen Hoie and Patty Mucha; Helen Nicolay watercolor; Walter Stein animal drawings; Gus Bundy photograph “Bodie Café”; Litho after Georges Braque; Julius Katzieff pastel; Isabel Ganay watercolor; Ettore Ximenes portraits; Modern sculpture by Jane Wasey, Wayne Williams and Drago  Cherina; pastel Donald Miller; oil M. Stoffa other Stoffas; oil by Bob Hack; w/c houses by Max Squires; 2 oil Maine Coast by Herb Maynard; oil signed Louis Betts; Antanos Petrikonis w/c; ink work by Clifford West; oil Hunter Mallory; 2 works illustrations by Killeen; litho Indians by James Bama; 1933 Budweiser adv.; 2 oils K. Schadt; Donald Moser and other art  

 

Other:  John Deere riding mower; Stihl weed-wacker; Kenmore refrigerator-1 year old; extensive stereo system; Sole E-25 elliptical exercise machine in “like-new” condition; good Weber grill; Books: Two sets of leather bound books, Thackeray, Kipling; Oriental Rugs: A good selection of scatter and room size of good quality; two Mid-Century designer rugs

 

Special Interest: Honda CM 400E motor cycle; Good 20th C. slate top pool table w/side pockets; carved wooden 3’ outdoor owl from Sunapee Craft Fair; Story Book Dolls with boxes, vintage Madame Alexander marionettes dolls-Dopey, Doc and Snow White, etc.

 

Future Auctions: Tues June 18th an evening estate residues 

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