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Auctioneer Cherry Tree Auctions 518-798-4289
Auction Date Jul 28 Auction
The Washington County Fairgrounds
392 Old Schuylerville Rd
Greenwich, NY
Time 05:00PM
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  • 20+ PAINTINGS incl Sgd T.B. Hardy

    20+ PAINTINGS incl Sgd T.B. Hardy

  • Sgd "Rose" O/C c.1900

    Sgd "Rose" O/C c.1900

  • Sgd H.L. Severance 23" x 29" O/C

    Sgd H.L. Severance 23" x 29" O/C

  • 2 O/C Ptgs By The Same Hand

    2 O/C Ptgs By The Same Hand

Auction Listing
AuctionZip Auctioneer ID# 20527
Please Remember - NO Absentee or Telephone Bids

Michael S. Smith & Friends • Professionals Since 1976


SATURDAY July 28th at 5pm
Previews: Fri 1-5 and Sat from 1pm

SALE HELD AT: The Washington County Fairgrounds
Rte 29 Between Greenwich & Schuylerville, NY; 12 miles East of Saratoga Springs
(MapQuest & Google: 392 Old Schuylerville Rd, Greenwich, NY 12834)

OUR LAST SALE OF SUMMER and we again offer items from the home & storage buildings of a local couple who bought prodigiously over the last 40 years and have now moved to senior housing featuring Country Store & Advertising, Early/Country Furniture, 25+ PAINTINGS (from the more than 300 paintings we’ve removed from their properties), Saratoga Springs items, Clocks, Postcards & Ephemera, & more! Come & have fun –  a BIG SALE with a lot of lots to sell.

COLLECTION SARATOGA SPRINGS ITEMS to incl: roll-up schoolhouse type 1856 “Map of Saratoga County”. Pr “Grand Union Hotel” table lamps & 2 GU Hotel room keys. 300+ Saratoga postcards (as 1 lot). 45 Saratoga stereopticon cards (as 1 lot). Saratoga photos incl 19thC cabinet photos & c.1918 glass negatives (all as 1 lot). 1878 and 1899 “History of Saratoga County” books (as 1 lot, & a few other books). 3 Saratoga mineral springs bottles. 8 very nice finely framed 19thC prints of Saratoga (some hand colored). Original 19thC birdseye view print of “Ballston Spa” by Vandecarr. C.1882 o/c painting of “Seraghtoga House” hotel on Saratoga Lake w/business card of proprietor. 20” x 17” o/c portrait of young child noted “Augusta Pallison Pinx, Saratoga Springs, Nov. 26th 1865” on reverse. Lg photo of Secretariat w/Ron Turcotte up signed by Ron Turcotte. “Arrowhead Inn” Wine List & Dinner Menu. 12 early 1900’s cigarette advertising cards featuring Horse images (nicely matted & framed). 1841 “Niagara Falls & Saratoga” travel book by S. DeVeaux. Indian beadwork “Saratoga 1903” pillow. Wooden “Saratoga National Bank” advertising thermometer. 1900 “Saratoga Business Directory”. 1930 “Saratoga Telephone Directory”. 1912 “Saratoga Pageant” official program. 1898 “Saratoga Floral Parade” booklet. 1896 “The Saratogian Illustrated Year Book”, & other Saratoga souvenir items & booklets.

EARLY/COUNTRY FURNITURE to incl: exc early strap hinge blanket box in strong original vinegar grain paint decoration. Good pumpkin pine 2 door jelly cupboard. Nice pine dough box on base w/orig lid. Several early stands incl 2 drawer, dl one drawer, and pegged construction 1 drawer w/turret corners. Tilt-top candlestand & tilt-top tea table. Early 2 part pegged construction 6’10” pine cupboard w/2 glass paned (6 panes each) doors at top. Handsome c.1850 cherry 6 drawer chest. Pine 3 tier half round plant stand. Nice strap hinge dt blanket box on base. Strap hinge blanket box w/til in old green paint. Early 6’10” tester bed w/arched canopy top. Long drop early dl table. 6’ deacon’s bench. Nice pr English high-back Windsor armchairs. Early pine washstand, etal. VICTORIAN: interesting gent’s c.1900 double sided oak flat top desk (top 31” x 54”) with masque lion’s heads drawer pulls. Fine c.1875 Eastlake cherry chest w/elaborately carved frame bev mirror above (ht 6’10”). Narrow oak bookcase with leaded/stained glass door at top, & MORE Victorian incl refinished pcs.

25+ PAINTINGS (see website) 19th or early 20thC, American & European, incl 5 maritime scenes. MANY SIGNED by listed artists to incl: T.B. Bush (English, 1842-1897). Vivian Milner Akers (Maine, 1886-1966). Alfred C. Howland (Am, 1838-1909). Albert B. Insley (Am, 1842-1937). Hutton Mitchell (Canada, 1872-1939), et al.

COUNTRY STORE/ADVERTISING • MUSICAL large original 1896 “Custer’s Last Fight” chromolithograph print for Adolphus Busch. Enterprise double wheel coffee grinder. Oak case 1¢ coin-op trade stimulator by “Little Casino Amusement Co, Rochester, NY”. 1868 ‘FASHION” broadside w/Saratoga connection. Oval tin pictorial “Washington Insurance” sign. 38” tall oak “Kendall’s Elixir” store display cabinet. C.1900 theater broadside. “Kay Kraft” 4 string banjo w/case. Edison Standard cylinder record player. “O’Keeffe’s – Good Things To Eat” countertop tin & glass display cabinet. Good “Thistle Chop” country store tea tin. Exc Western Electric oak case wall telephone w/long speaking neck. Tin pictorial “Monarch of The Glen” insurance sign. Good 26” x 36” lithograph “The Famous Judge Roy Bean Horse Thief Trial” advertising broadside for “The Famous XXX Beer”. Fancy c.1925 “Toledo Electric” store scale. Exc c.1900 printed on cloth “Chain Gear Buckeye” agricultural machine advertising panel w/Bacon Hill connection. Oak case Pathé Model III victrola. Good original country store hanging lamp. Small cash register by “St Louis Cash Register Co”. Many advertising tins incl tobacco. Malt shop “Nestle Hot Fudge” container/dispenser. Round “Pepsi” countertop cake(?) container. Hamilton Beach milkshake mixer, & MORE country store/advertising.

CERAMICS • CHINA 19thC English blue/white transferware incl nice tureen w/ladle, 2 lg platters, covered serving bowl, & more. 50pc service for 6+ Adam’s Calyx Ware. 15+pcs flow blue incl 2 lg platters, covered serving bowls, & water pitcher. 19thC English white ironstone incl 6 covered serving bowls & 3 good coffee/tea pots. 100+pc Limoges gold band china service w/serving pcs. Blue Willow incl unusual rectangular covered server, Buffalo sugar bowl, & Blue Willow grill plates.

20+ CLOCKS 11 wall hanging incl: oak case Ansonia w/jeweler’s advertising, lg inlaid case cuckoo, European weight driven picture frame clock w/hand painted scene, 19thC American weight driven banjo, Ingraham oak case wall hanging gingerbread, unusual 16 ½” Lux cuckoo clock, 4 small Lux cuckoos, New Haven oak case calendar regulator and Gilbert oak case calendar regulator. MORE 33 ½” wooden works stenciled case clock by Jerome & Darrow. 35” stenciled case clock by George Mitchel. Seth Thomas Plymouth Hollow clock. Welch “Tycoon” walnut gingerbread. Marble/slate case mantle w/French movement. 2 Mastercraft electric & more.

QUANTITY POST & TRADE CARDS & EPHEMERA to incl: exceptional lot 400+ trade cards (loose, in plastic sleeves & pasted in books). 150+ good Patriotic postcards (as 1 lot). 300+ Saratoga postcards (as 1 lot). 100+ Adirondack postcards (as 1 lot). 5 old scrap books (as 1 lot). Vermont ephemera lot w/3 different 1796 newspapers. 100+ 1947-1960 girlie calendars (as 1 lot). 1953 nude Marilyn Monroe “Golden Dreams” calendar. 2000+ POSTCARDS as 1 lot. 5 Gloversville 1930-1935 colorful calendars (as 1 lot). QUANTITY SHEET MUSIC. Old magazines incl early 1900’s “McCall’s” & “The Peoples Home Journal”. 1930’s-50’s “Saturday Evening Post”. 1903 “Town & Country” & more ephemera.

MORE SMALLS incl: nice cranberry swirl glass pull-down kero hall lamp. Good lot Victorian colored glass. 1902 roll-up wall map of New York State. Baskets. 50+ pcs gold rim stemware. QUANTITY COSTUME JEWELRY. QUANTITY Silver Plate. Doll house. Sg Fulper bowl.

~~~   NOTE: Positive ID required to obtain bidding number   ~~~

TERMS: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Traveler’s Checks, Personal Checks with prior approval,  unless known to us.
AUCTIONEER:  Mike Smith - Phone (518) 798-4289 or (518) 587-9421
ABSOLUTELY NO MINIMUM PRICES!            Sorry, No absentee or telephone bids
13% Buyer’s Premium  (3% discount for payment by cash or good check)
Seating is Limited – Children are NOT allowed!                    Refreshments Available

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