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December 2, 2011 Auction Results

JEWELRY AND DECORATIONS


November 4, 2011 Auction Results

ENGLISH, CONTINENTAL AND AMERICAN FURNITURE, PORCELAIN & POTTERY,
silver & silverplate, metalwork, glass, carpets, decorations and fine art.

Property to include that from the collection of Ruth Ford, The Dakota, New York City; the collection of Andrew Gladding Whiteside, Brooklyn, New York; the collection of Philip and Ann Holzer; the estate of Marjorie A. A. Crodelle, Millbrook, New York; from a Private New Jersey Collector; from a Long Island Collector; from a Private Manhattan Collector; from a Private Collector, Locust, New Jersey; and from a Connecticut home designed by Mark Hampton. more...


October 15 and 16, 2011 Auction Results

FURNITURE, PAINTINGS AND DECORATIONS
Also including property from the Salander-O’Reilly Galleries’ Collection, consigned by the Trustee; the Collection of Ruth Ford, The Dakota, New York City; property from a Private Collector, carsdale, New York; the Collection of Andrew Gladding Whiteside, Brooklyn Heights, New York; the Estate of Marjorie A. A. Crodelle, Millbrook, New York; property from a Private Collector, Locust, New Jersey; property from the Estate of Jay Mulvaney; property from a Long Island Collector; property from the Estate of George and Elizabeth Seitz, Redhook, New York; property from the Jewish Museum, New York, sold to benefit the Fine Arts Acquisition Fund; property from the Collection of Philip and Ann Holzer; and property from Charles Ryskamp, sold for the primary benefit of Princeton University.


September 23, 2011 Auction Results

ENGLISH & CONTINENTAL, FURNITURE, POTTERY & PORCELAIN,SILVER
& Silverplate, Glass, Decorations, Lighting, Carpets, Prints and Paintings

Including property from the collection of Philip and Ann Holzer, property from a Brooklyn collector, property from the estate of Mary Warburg, property of the late Sir Jay Chernis, property from the Crane Family, Dalton, Mass., property from a Connecticut Home Designed by Mark Hampton, and property from the estate of Ruth Ford, The Dakota, New York City


September 10, 2011 Auction Results

20TH-CENTURY AND CONTEMPORARY PAINTINGS, PRINTS, PHOTOGRAPHS FURNITURE, LIGHTING AND DECORATIONS.
Including property from the estate of Ruth Ford, the estate of Mary Warburg, property from the late Sir Jay Chernis, ex collection of Robertson and Mary Paige Alford, Norfolk, CT, property from a Long Island estate, property from the Jewish Museum, New York, sold to benefit the fine arts acquisition fund; property sold to benefit Touro College, NYC; and property from a Connecticut house redecorated and furnished by Edward Wormley & Associates, 1957-1958.


August 13, 2011 Auction Results

AMERICAN FURNITURE, POTTERY & PROCELAIN, SILVER & SILVER PLATE,
textiles, decorations, and fine and folk art including property from a New York City collection. Other property to include that from the Late Sir Jay Chernis, the Estate of Leila Hadley Luce, the Estate of Louis S. Auchincloss, and ex collection of Robertson and Mary Paige Alford, Norfolk, CT.


July 8 - 25, 2011 Auction Results

THIS COLLECTION WAS ASSEMBLED OVER A PERIOD OF 25 YEARS BY A EUROPEAN FINANCIER
with a global reach. He focused partially on bank buildings and their interiors, including the Bank of New Zealand, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia and the Banque de L'Indo-Chine to name a few. He concentrated on the best architectural drawings of the late 18th, 19th and up to the mid 20th Century, including predominately European and American locations. The collection represents building facades, elevations, cross sections, interiors, street scenes and details. There is a charming drawing of the Snowdon Mountain Refreshment Stand to an uber-slick mid-century bank interior a la the Mad Men era.


June 25, 2011 Auction Results

ENGLISH AND CONTINENTAL FURNITURE, PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, DECORATIONSANS AND JEWELRY
Including property from the Collection of Charles Ryskamp, with a selection of Old Master and 19th Century Drawings including works by Annibale Carracci, Sir David Wilkie, Thomas Stothard, R.A., Jost Amman, Filippo Indoni, and Louis Lafitte to name a few. His collection will also have a small group of early Chinese pottery table articles.
  
A Collection from a Manhattan Estate which includes, an early fine George III Chair Back Settee, George III Mahogany Writing Desk, Queen Ann Carved Mahogany Wing Chair, an Italian Neoclassical Painted and Parcel-Gilt Settee and a wonderful selection of Empire tole lamps and other table articles.
We also have an excellent selection of early Italian pieces which are: Gothic Iron-Mounted Carved Walnut Cassone, a fine Baroque Carved Walnut Cassone with a family crest, Venetian Rococo Walnut Settee and a Venetian Tole Gondole Lantern, along with an Elizabethan Carved Oak Court Cupboard.


June 10, 2011 Auction Results

ENGLISH AND CONTINENTAL FURNITURE,
pottery & porcelain, silver & silverplate, glass, decorations, carpets, jewelry and fine art.


May 13, 2011 Auction Results

PROPERTY FROM A CONNECTICUT HOME DESIGNED BY MARK HAMPTON
This sale included a wide selection of English furniture from the Georgian through the Edwardian periods. It will include Georgian tilt top tables and end tables; an Edwardian painted knife box on stand; and a few late Victorian bamboo and lacquer bookcases, cabinets and a canterbury. Another piece of note is a whimsical Victorian cast-iron hall stand in the ‘Adams’ style. It will also feature a nice pair of Regency style black painted armchairs and an array of chintz upholstered sofas and armchairs.

The collector had a fascination with English, Continental and Chinese Export porcelain. There are a host of different types of Staffordshire animal figurines and spill vases; along with some early Wedgwood creamware; and a Derby part dessert service to name a few. In order to adorn the English mahogany furniture there are quite a few Chinese Export cream jugs, tea pots, coffee pots along with saucers and bowls.

This sale also included some more decorative pieces which were typical of Mr. Hampton’s decorating style in the late 80’s, such as colorful needle point carpets and pillows; canary yellow toleware table articles; and Chinese and Victorian black lacquer tray tables.


April 30 and May 1, 2011 Auction Results

MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART Modern and Contemporary Works of Art, 20th Century American Photographs from an Important American Collection and a Large Collection of Prints.


April 1, 2011 Auction Results

ENGLISH AND CONTINENTAL FURNITURE, PORCELAIN, SILVER, DECORATIONS, CARPETS AND FINE ART
Including property from the collection of Albert Hadley and Albert Hadley, Inc. We are proud to be offering 40 pieces from the Albert Hadley collections. An icon of American Design, Mr. Hadley’s legendary red lacquered library for Brooke Astor and his robin’s egg blue living room in Manhattan displays his refined sense of color. Known for his elegant architectural details, clean lines and well edited interiors, he has left his mark on many of his clients, such as: Diane Sawyer and Mike Nichols; Babe Paley, Ann Getty, Annette and Oscar de la Renta, and Happy Rockefeller. He prized subtlety over glitz, which are reflected in these pieces he consigned.

“I deeply believe that a beautiful décor can have a beneficial influence on our life.” Albert Hadley


March 19 and 20, 2011 Auction Results

THIS SALE INCLUDED A LARGE COLLECTION OF BEAUTIFULLY FRAMED 19TH AND 20TH-CENTURY ARCHITECTURAL DRAWINGS FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION Property featured from the collection of Robertson and Mary Paige Alford, Norfolk, CT, from a Connecticut House designed by Mark Hampton, the partial library from the estate of Louis S. Auchincloss, including Royal documents, 18th, 19th and 20th –century books and fine bindings, the estate of Constance Tenney, the estate of Mary Warburg, the Fresno Metropolitan Museum of Art and Science, Fresno, CA, property from an East Coast museum and property to benefit the Olana Partnership


February 25, 2011 Auction Results

MODERNISM
20th-century and contemporary furniture, ceramics,
metalwork, glass, decorations and fine art. Property to include pieces from the collection of Patti Cadby Birch, the estate of Mary Warburg, the collection of Robertson and Mary Paige Alford, Norfolk, CT, and from the Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA, proceeds to benefit the Acquisitions Fund.


February 4, 2011 Auction Results

ENGLISH AND CONNTINENTAL FURNITURE,
porcelain, silver, glass, decorations, paintings, carpets and books & manuscripts. Including property from the collections of Patti Cadby Birch, the Wanamaker-de Heeren Family, the Crane Family of Dalton, MA and Robertson and Mary Paige Alford of Norfolk, CT; property from the Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA; property sold to benefit the Olana Partnership; and property from the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, sold to benefit the Acquisition Fund.


January 15, 2011 Auction Results

INCLUDED PROPERTY FROM A LONG ISLAND ESTATE,
from the collection of Patti Cadby Birch, from the estate of Mary Warburg, property sold to benefit the Brooklyn Museum, property from the collection of Robertson and Mary Paige Alford, Norfolk, CT; and property from the Crane Family, Dalton, Mass.

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