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Auctioneer Henline Auction 301-334-4888
Auction Date Dec 02 Auction
800 Frederick Street
Cumberland , Md
Time 01:00PM
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AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 1346
Henline Auctions
K&M Auctions
800 Frederick Street
Cumberland, MD 21502

December 2, 2017
1:00 PM

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    K&M Auctions along with the Henline Auction Service are thrilled to have been selected to auction the estate of the late Mr. Fred Dobbs.  Mr. Dobbs was a long time collector of quality antiques, collectibles, and fine art.  Mr. Dobbs was also a personal friend of Sculptor John Cavanaugh and we will be auctioning off 6 very desirable and important sculptures. There is also a very rare hand signed oil painting by John Cavanaugh as well.  This is one of the finest estates to hit the Cumberland Maryland area in years.  There are so many fine antiques and collectibles to be pictured and listed for this auction. please continue to check back on a frequent basis for an updated list of merchandise and pictures.

    John Cavanaugh was an American sculptor who was born in 1921 and died in 1985. John's work is world known and was even given as gifts to the Presidents of Egypt and France by President Bill Clinton. Sculptures made by Mr. Cavanaugh are highly desirable and very hard to find.  Collections like the one put together by Fred Dobbs are extremely scarce and important to the art world.

Sculptures By John Cavanaugh:
  1. "Girl on Moon" 2. "The Trip" 3. "Silest" (Celeste)  4. "Umbrellas"  5. "Lesley"  6. "Pig Sleeping In A Trough"     

Notables:  Decorated Stoneware Crocks, AAFA primitive hanging cupboards, Early rush light, Early painted dry sink, Primitive one drawer stands, Amazing Early blue painted wooden tub, Early toleware box, primitive AAFA shelving unit, copper items, tall southern pie safe, Cumberland Maryland artwork done by local artists, great paint decorated chairs, 1800's miniature blanket chest, amazing corner cupboard, AAFA paint decorated salt box, Cast iron skillets, Early wooden trench bowl, early painted bucket bench, Wonderful bread board with heart cut out, Drop leaf table, Early painted secretary cupboard, Early wash stand, folk art miniature chest of drawers, wonderful 1800's wallpaper box, quilts, R&I Adkins clock, folk art dated 1840 blanket chest, Early chest of drawers, John Cavanaugh sculptures, John Cavanaugh oil painting, antique Persian rugs, hand forged utensils, Kirk Stieff Annapolis silverware set, Asian artwork,  Early rope bed, American Federal Mirror with Reverse painting, very early rocking chairs, James Dixon & Sons tea set, New England wall clock, Student desk lamps, Early primitive basket, W. H. Gilley Ruffed Grouse carved miniature bird, primitive nail keg, Silverton Flyer Bachmann train set, William Steig Art, Early primitive tin spice box, Apothecary jar, Farmhouse dry sink, wardrobe, eastern Pa stoneware spittoon, large decorated cake crock, Ohio stoneware fruit crock, great hooked rug in great condition, mid century disc chairs, Tulips Johnstown Pa soda crate, primitive kitchenware,  and so much more to be added to this great auction.  We will continue to take pictures from this great estate and post them on a regular basis.  

This sale will take place in a climate controlled building with comfortable seating and food/beverages will be available for purchase.  K&M Auctions is growing and we are always looking for quality consignments for our winter auctions.  Come see what all the talk is about in Cumberland at K&M Auctions.   

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