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Important Post Labor Day Auction

Fine Art, Silver, Exceptional Jewelry, Antiques, Modern, Carpets and more

An Auction Extravaganza, bringing you our best finds from this summer. Exceptional art from a Sunapee home, Important estate jewelry from the Raley Estate of Peterborough NH, Incredible silver and European antiquities from Darien Ct, 3 Amazing antique automobiles, 2 John Deere tractors and much, much more. Please plan ahead and reserve a preview time, beginning on Aug. 26th. M-F from 9-4pm (except Labor Day). To schedule call Lori at 603-675-2549 or Lori@wsmithauction.com. This is a wonderful collection of estate pieces that you will truly appreciate.  We look forward to welcoming you back to the auction tent for this enticing sale.

In Part: Important collection of art works by Henri Matisse; Luigi Luicioni; Eric Sloane; Wm Trost Richards; John F. Carlson; Paul Sample; W. B. Hoyt; Henry MacGinnis; John Francis Murphy; Charles Wysocki; B. Champney; AD Shattuck; Margaret Pearson; Paul Emile Pissaro; N. Bezem; Grace Kelly Cleveland; Lurcat oil; marine paintings ; John Pope; Herman D. Murphy; A. Ordway; Wm. Merritt Post; Dean Fausett; Bernard Corey; AIden L. Ripely; Thomas Chambers; NA Brooks; John Peto; John O’Shea; Reginald Nickerson; Louis Guarana; R. Choquet; G. Armfield; G. Bennetter; early Italian and Old Master school paintings; Prints by Currier and Ives; Th. Benson litho.; Alexander Calder litho; Jean Miro litho; Louise Nevelson collage; and much more


Fine Americana: PA walnut tall chest quarter columns and old brass, similar 4 drawer PA chest both ca. 1785; Samuel Dunlap maple candle stand other NH candle stands; Fine Federal NH stand (Stephen Ross); Federal Portsmouth 2 drawer stand; Attrib. Wm. Hook Sheraton chest; Q.A. highboys; Federal and Chippendale secretaries; Chippendale tiger-maple slant lid desk; Chippendale and Federal chests; early tavern tables; Federal sofa; Federal cherry corner cupboard; MA card table attrib. to Fiske workshop Salem; other NH card tables; PA fan back Windsor chair; writing arm Windsor chair signed; Chippendale Chapin school tea table, other tea tables and much more


Clocks: Tiffany and Co. 8 tube tall clock; grain painted NH tall clock by James Cole; Levi Hutchins maple tall clock; English bracket clock; Newport style tall clock; English tall clock; Eli Terry and Henry Judd shelf clocks; 2 repeater carriage clocks; Chelsea Millennium clock; Ships barometer and more


European: 19th C. French ormolu commode; 18th C. French marble top commode; early 18th William and Mary chests, desks and tables in burl walnut; English campaign chest; English library table signed Lamb; French parlor table;  pair English rams head torchieres, other European


Accessories:  Early tavern/Inn sign (Jenks); exceptional game cock weathervane; Dexter weathervane; carved and painted folk eagles; tea room trade sign; quality tea and other boxes; 2 exceptional convex mirrors; Federal Canterbury; folk art portraits; 18th C. cherry pipe box; Northwest carved and painted stool; Inuit bear; decorate stoneware; Warren Kimble cow trade sign; Gibson guitar; antique floor harp; columns from the Metropolitan Opera; Louis Vuitton suitcases; Cornish NH sampler; early needlework maps; Arts and Crafts Liberty wall mirror and more


High End Custom Furnishings: English yew wood breakfront; Kindel dining table, set of 10 chairs and sideboard; Eldred Wheeler tiger maple chest on frame; Eledred Wheeler queen size bed; Eldred Wheeler armoire, other Eldred Wheeler; Baker Dark Harbor armchair and ottoman; Mason-Art sofa and pillows; Wood and Hogan Cornwall loveseat and the Eton chair; Lee Jofa Wentworth slipper chair; Grange Darkest winged settee; set of 10 Windsor style bow back chairs by Chris Harter; 10’ shoe foot trestle table; Charles Shackleton lounge chairs, chest and entertainment; other high end custom furnishings; Rock-Ola juke box; fine Porter floor model music box, much more


Formal: Venetian floor model globe signed Guglielmo Bleau; Harriet Frishmuth bronze, the vine; bronzes by Joe Beeler and Daro Flood; Austrian bronze; Italian carved and painted sconces; exceptional Tiffany and Co. humidor; Baccarat urns; French bronze candelabra; sets of Steuben and Baccarat stemware; set of Royal Copenhagen China; set of KPM China; KPM plaque; Sevres urn; several sets of quality dinner plates; Dresden fish set; Meissen candelabras; Berlin china; sets of Venetian opalescent swirl stemware; Tiffany glass; Bohemian glassware and much more;


Asian: collection of antique Chinese jade carvings; Chinese hardstone mounted folding screen; Chinese carved Buddha; Chinese porcelains; Blanc De Chine figures; Meiji kitchen tansu; early large size amber necklace; Republic vases; splash bowl, other Asian


Silver: Important French silver table serving pieces Froment-Meurice, original case; 2 large sterling trays; sterling silver flatware sets; sterling silver tea sets; Tiffany and Co sterling bowls and plates; many pieces of sterling table wares sold in lots, much more silver


Estate Jewelry: 3 ct. marquise cut diamond ring; 2.12 ct. round dia. ring; 2 Art Deco diamond pins signed JE Caldwell; approx. 9 ctw dia. Art Deco dress clip; 18k diamond tennis bracelet; star ruby and dia. ring B,B&B; Emerald and diamond ring; various dia. earrings; Patek Philippe pocket watch; men’s Rolex stainless and gold wrist watch; Art Deco ladies watch B,B&B; gold and green jade ring and bracelet; antique pearly and gem set necklaces; gold charm bracelet; 18k gold necklace, 145 grams, other gold bracelets and necklaces; exceptional Navajo silver jewelry  plus more


Autos & Misc. Great selection of estate oriental rugs; Steinway and Sons baby grand piano;

Autos: 1948 Oldsmobile Woody, great condition; 1914/15 Ford Model T in (award winning) original condition; 1927 Model T Depot Hack; like new John Deere 3320 tractor with mower deck and snow blower; John Deere 855 tractor with bucket, back hoe , York rake, etc.


WHEN: Saturday, September 12
from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

PREVIEW: Preview appointments open Aug 26th, Mon. thru Fri. from 9 to 4pm (except Labor Day). To schedule, call Lori at 603-675-2549 or email lori@wsmithauction.com

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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