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  • Elie Lascaux,photo1949:Carl Van Vechten

    Elie Lascaux,photo1949:Carl Van Vechten

  • Native Americana

    Native Americana

  • 90 drwrs,4'wide 2 1/2' tall

    90 drwrs,4'wide 2 1/2' tall

  • Gentleman's Estate Corner Cupboard

    Gentleman's Estate Corner Cupboard

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Estate Collection of a Gentleman,Part II+select addtns!No NFT's or Digital Beanie babies Here!Just Quality items,for the most part,That you can Touch and Feel!

Touch it,,Feel it...Gently caress it with your eyes. Not just images. Reality!ALWAYS>Unadvertized Surprizes!

(Special Art Section:ELIE LASCAUX!)

Vehicles:1984 Chevy C30”Custom deluxe”Pickup w/dual wheels+dump Body,

apx.105k miles!Nice 2005 Bobcat S175 Skid Steer Loader!!

Automobilia:Rare Texaco,ca.1916 Bowser#65,Dual Oil Pump Tank Cart!

Partl List:Furniture:Americana:Fine Corner Cupboard w/dbl rsd pnl lower door+4 pane glzd dr top,Handsome ca.1830 Figured Mahog.Secretary,3drwr bs,2drwr+dbl glzd dr top;

ca.1830 Post frnt chest w/2 drwr deck top;small built in red wall cupboard;

Sea Captains chest w/cut hinges,till,drwr+compartmnts for Bottled spirits(on those voyages,remember...“Here there be Dragons”...yeah);

Victorian:Walnut Cylinder Roll Secretary w/3drwr bs,dbl glss dr top;

Tables&Stands:19c.French Kidneyshape parquetry decoratd Stand w/inset Rose Marbletop,& Orig. Provenence;

OAK:Tabletop Display Case sgd.Schwanbeck Brs.Mich;4 sctn Barrister's Bookcase;corner open bookshelf;sev.sectional pcs;

Other:90 drwr!Country Cabinet!apr.2½'t x4'w,must see!Nice small sz.slant side floor Showcase;Mahog.Leathertp demilune table sgd Stickley Grnd Rapids;

Mah.gateleg table;Moderne sgd Floor Lamp;

Mid Century:from home designd by”Florence “Shu” Knoll Bassett(widow of Hans Knoll),ca.1957,Classic Eero Saarinen 42”Rnd”Tulip Table,sgd Knoll International,NY!

3 Unusual&Unique Occasional Tables:Unus.Fully carvd Root Table w/a Surprize:carved all sides w/multifacetd Allegorical stories revealed in the carvings:monkey figure,

primitive humans w/fish,prophet figure,hearth scene,buddha,soldier,wanderer w/staff+ on top an animal revealed in recessed star chamber!Hvy beveld glass top;Lg.Camphor wood carved Asian 6lg Coffee Table w/Glass covering intricate inset carving of landscapes,

flora,fauna+figures,Must see!Cypress Root Pedestal bs.Occasional Table;More; ACCS:Fire Screen w/ Stumpwork Flora,Exotic Bird;Superlative Ink Stand w/Mother of pearl inlay work sgd”Jennens&Bettridge,Makers to the Queen”;Woman's head Carvng set sgd”J.Rodgers,Cutlers to her Majester,VR”;7 stone Books+an obelisk;Giffin Coal Co

(Keen,NH)sign;Early wood”Air Conditioning”sign;Nice Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine,ser.#AH210301


Metalwr:Nice pr tall pierced brass,urn+floral top Andirons;Pigs Fly!When Pigs Fly:

Vintage copper Pig Weathervane;Wood buckets;Baskets;Other:Butcher board Flag;

Unus.20's Industrial Butter Slicer;”Blanchard Print Butter Carrier”Box;

Native American:(also see jewelry)most from Collector's tufted Child's Snowshoes;Early Pegged Southwest Chair;Var.Baskets;12”wood dugout canoe;2 nice mini polychrome totems,1w/winged thunderbird,other in red w folky face;Shell+seed New Hebrides money;2 metal spear points;2 Spansh Colonial metal trade axe heads;

Beaded Moccasins,adult+child;other beadwork items;Stone Artifacts:Groovd+ungroovd Axe Heads,bannerstone,Arrow heads,pestles,celts,plummets,rare stone mortar(Metate),

sev.Bell shaped Pestles(manos),unus.long rolling pestle?

Books:“North American Indians”George Catlin,Bradley,Phil.1860/150 illst.incl.hand-colored;2 Vols.”The Stone Age in North America”WE Moorehead,Rivrsde,Cmbrdg,1910;

Indians of Northwest Coast”PL Goddard,1924 w/map;

Pottery:Lots Southwest pottery incl.Older bowls+sgnd newer,w/many known artists incl:

Santa Clara:Michelle Tapia;Earlene(Youngblood Tafoya)Santa Clara;carved black bowl sgd Sophie Cata;Acoma:S(antana)Phillips;J(oyce)Leno;L.Garcia polychrome pot;(2)F(lorence)Aragon polychrome Ollas;L.Antonio Olla;E(rna)C(hosa)polychrome Olla;JE MP,eye dazzling spherical pot sgd M.A.Vallo;Impressive seed pot sgd B(arbara)J(oseph)Cerno;B.Cerno;Joyce Leno;Adrian T(orivio);

Hopi:Hernida Polacca(Nampeyo)pot;Chas.R.Navasie'89;Zuni:polychrome Olla w/spirit line deer sgd A(nderson)A.Peynetsa;Q(uanita)K(alestewa);

Others:Neva Reyna,1st Mesa,Pelacca,AZ;Fine carvd pot sgd Wilma Baca Jemez Pueblo Tosa!G.Yazzie,Navajo;some black on black San Ildlefonzo;Sofia Lovato,San Ildefonso;

Group early pot sherds;some S.Amer.pottry;More;Inuit:2 lrgr stone carvings,Man,Seal w/Ted Williams Family provence;carved Stone Sculpture sgd Ben Saclamana;

Textiles:Var,Navajo weavings incl:Geometric Triple H design;Diagonal Diamonds;Triple Dimnd eye dazzler;59x87”Sawedge Diamonds w/red field;42x71”serrated edge dimonds;

35x62”stackd triangl geomtrc;25x47”Dbl dimnd w/ 2 crosses,red field;woven dance sash;

Pendleton Camp Blankets,some quite striking;Hudson's bay;More;

Western:grp decorative Westrn boots incl.Lama;Pr.sml Steer horns;”Arizona Hghwys”magazine;

Silver/Sterlng:B(aldwin)+M(iller)”Old Copenhagen”ftd Compote;T pot sgd S(V.Seidman,Brklyn,NY);Deep Gorham fncy Reticulated Bowl;Cartier Shopping Bag;Var.Fncy Flatware lots;Other sterlng;

Jewelry:Estate jewelry:Triple Diamonds in Fine Art Deco Platinum Setting!2 diamond solitaires,rnd,marquise cut;14k ring w/green stone flankedw/dimnds;Fine pr.lg.Edwardian gold neo-classical head cufflinks;Tiffany 14k ball tie tack+st.heart key ring;14k pierced ear lot(to be specific:no ears);10k thimble;14k articulated fish;Sterling+Costume lots;

Turquoise+Silver:Var.incl:Navajo,Zuni,necklaces,Pendants,Earrngs,Rings,Bracelets incl.

Cuff brclts,etc!2 Cuff Bracelets Raynard J.Scott(Ariz)1 w/malachite+gf figures;MORE!

Watches:vntge,running,4k gold Lord Elgin”tank”ww;pocket watches;

Objets D'Art:small jewel caskets and patch boxes,snuffs;;

Glass:15+pcs.Fenton Glass,some artist sgnd;

Art Pottery:Art Deco ca.1927-30”Egyptian Blue”Cowan Oriental Bird Vase designed by Alex.Blazys(1864-1963);Fine Roseville “Mostique”Jardinere+Pedestal;

Porcelain/China:R.S.Prussia:60+pcs!:incl:S+C w/women portraits,S+C+Bowl w/cottage lndscps,some Excellent Bowls,striking iridescent floral edgd example,Art Nouveau molds,Chocolate pots+accs,1 chocolt set,,2 hatpin holders,Etc!

4pcs:Royal Beyreuth Rose Tapestry incl:2 powder boxes;grp RS Germany;

2 child plates,1Uncle Wiggly;100+pcs.Blue+White china;3pcs.RW Rudolstadt;

Militaria:Civil War:3”Parrot Field Gun Shell taken from New Bern(NC)battlefield by EW Foster,musicn,27th Reg.w/photo;Scarce brass +red strap tourniquet”used by Dr.James Burdett in Civ War”; TourniquetCivil or Indian Wars dress belt+buckle w/eagle+silver gilt wreath;C.W.Kepi w/embroidered Eagle+Vermont militia buttons; Bronze Paprwght of Gen.Geo McClellan;Butler Civ.War Camp Chair w/American Eagle crest(from family of Maj.Gen.Benjamin Butler,Sarah Hildreth wife);Walnt Battle Alarm;US Cartridge Box;

Powder horns;GAR Parade belts+buckles;medals incl.GAR;other butns+medals,etc;

Books:”My Story of the War(Civil)A Woman's Narrative”,Mary Livermore,1889;”Hard Tack+Coffee”,JD Billings,1888;WW1:(A favorite Item!):”Best”Minty pr. Equestrian Riding Boots w/stretchers marked Major WF Adams,Peal+Co.Bootmakers,London,by Appt.HRM George V.(w/ orig.boxes)!Other:some uniform items incl:1898”E.Haskins”

Span.Am.Tunic;Painting of Vietnam era flight helmet+Dewars bottle sgd JL Olson'66;

WW2 Vet:(Wllm E.O Hara) group w/photo dogtag,medals+patches;Overhaul Manuel(Restricted)Dbl Wasp B series Engines(Aircraft),1st Ed.1942;

Ephemera:Early French Paper+Documents:Property Rcpt?1697 sgd;1697-98 receipts?;

sev.letters incl.May 11,1767mentions Louisiana;1788 lttr;1806 “Napoleon par la Grace”

etc.Acct or Inventory;Etc!English:1619;Document on Vellum;1679 multi page indenture

(Reign Charles II,after beheading of Charles I and Cromwell era);John Donne d.1631 St.Paul's Cathedrall memorial broadside;Colonies:1789Commwlth Virginia land deed on vellum to Wllm Flournoy sgd Beverley Randolph,Lt.Gov(Gov.1788-91);4 GoldRush letters1849+50 w/good content;grp late 1700's,early 1800's paper,deeds,letters,+group 1800s Ledgers,Daniel Phelps family,E.Windsor,Ct;Ledge”Leominster Lodge#86 IOOF

(Internatnl Order Odd Fellows)1884-1928,incl:Attendnce +Dues Records,var.Sickness excuses incl:”threatened w/fever”,Struck by horse,thrown from wagon,cut hand w/axe,

nervous trouble,”Insane”also Poison,”Died”were excuses,1 being suicide,(interesting record of var. ailments of those times,etc;

1932 III Olympic Winter Games(Lake Placid,NY)”Diploma”Lewis Crane”+CC styl.

Season Ticket;grp letters+cachetd envelopes,Calif.1919,manufactrrs of imprvd Hawaiin Ukulele,Ukalett+Mandolin;Pinback Buttons:4 incl:'04 Teddy Roosevelt photo;PinBack button grp incl.political;Western Postcards incl.Natv Amercans;etc;Northfield,Moody family:Gold knob Parasol engravd Emma C.Moody(1842-1903,Emma C.(Revell)Moody,

wife of DL Moody);Copper tray craftd from printing plate of Weddng invite:”Emma Moody to Edward Powell,Nov.22,1917 at Russell Sage chapel”Nfld;Nfld Books;

Textiles:Unus.19c.Masonic Symbols 11'x3'ingrain carpet!Blankets:Sev.Hudson's Bay Blankets;Pendleton blnkts;2 pcs.Linsey woolsey;pc.w/fleur de lis;

Oriental Rugs:3 nice antq.19c? Kilim Bag faces!;Area rugs:highly cllctble Aghan

Conflict”runner w/Tanks,7'x3'10”;Diamond center 6'3”x3'6”;Quality 8x10'Aubusson styl.Floral w/medalln center in burgundy field;

ART: Special: Elie Lascaux,1888-1968:12 paintngs,other items,newly discovered with direct Provenance,being from the collection of Donald C.Gallup(1913-2000)33 yr Curator of Beinecke Library,Yale.Gallup was introduced to Lascaux by Gertrude Stein(that Gertrude).Donald became a close friend+major collector of Lascaux's work.Lascaux's life was most interesting and rife w/notable artists and writers of the times.These incl.Utrillo,Max Jacob,Dubuffet,Juan Gris,Suzanne valadon,Braque,Yves Tanguay,Matisse,Gertrude Stein,Alice B.Toklas,Daniel Henry Kahnweiler(gallery owner)and of course Piccasso+wife Olga,F.Gilot,just to name a few!>Paolo Picasso,son of Pablo+Olga,was godfather to Elie +Bero Lascaux's daughter,Germaine. Lascaux's+

Picasso's vacationed together +were lifelong friends.Lascaux's work is found in many Institutions+Museums thruout the World.This may be the largest grouping of his work still in private hands!:

Lascaux Oils(all sgd,front+reverse,bearing labels+other pertinent markings!:

36x28½“Canal a Caen”1931;2. 28x25”Citadel of Sisteron”,1949;3. 23 ½ x28 ½ “,Les Escaliers(stairs) of Nevers”,1930;4. 21x25 ½ “Hotel of Sens”1928;5. 21x25 ½ “Le Book of Hours”1947;6. 24x18”Les Perdreause(Partridge)”1947;7. 22x18”,”L'Aloes bleu”(Blue Aloes),1948;8. 13x9 ½ “St.Mathieu”,1948;9. 13x16”,Floral+Fruit stillife,1921?;

10. 29x21”La Petite Peche”(small fishes)1953;11. 13x16”Planter w/tree+figure”;

19x15”Rue de Gravier(Gravel St),Perigueux,1943;14. 8x10,Pen+Ink”Villa at Cypris”

for Richard,1953”;

Other:1. small embroidery Chalice by Rebecca James,Taos,NM,(friend Roberta O'Keefe,

Stieglitz,ex wife of Paul Strand,wife of Bill James),needlework of gilt Chalice”With love to Donald(Gallup)1967”;2. Photo Portrait “Elie Lascaux”by Carl Van Vechten(1880-1964);15. 7 ½ x10,Southwst scene,Litho sgd Agnes Tait(1894-1981)16. 8x10”hndcolord litho”Canal de l'Ourq”sgd.E(lisee)Maclet(1881-1962);.2 boxes of Donald C.Gallup

paperwork archives;

2 Ceramics:ELIE LASCAUX:(made w/assistance of Pablo Picasso):A.Plate:”Caged Birds”Christofle,1950;&...B.Plate:”Fish in Net”Christofle,1950;

>>Other ART:OILS:18x21”Folkart lndsp w/buildng,pond+ducks sgd Madeleine Luka

(1894-1908);20x30 Native American portrait w/head dress sgd Phoebe Delpadre(20th c);

19th cent:Nice Genre scene,family?group listening to violinist by the hearth,signed?:needs good cleaning,31x23,has”Belnord Art Studio”NY label(an old(gone)upscale NY gallry);

apx.10x12”romantic lndscp w/2 men+dogs,ruins,on board;Lg.Western oval Lndscp sgd J.HS 1855;6x10”Western landscp monogrammd EG?;

Watercolors:8x10”French qrtr.New Orleans view sgd Arnold E.Turtle(1892-1954);

16x9””Natchez,Ariz”lndscp sgd Gilbert Vixon;

Org.Prints:19c.Bartlett engravng”Niagara Falls;2 handclrd Ethnic engrvngs;”El Capitan-from Mariposa Trail”(Yosemite)litho; >MORE<

Auction Time:Saturday,April 30,11AM>> Start(Inspection 9:30-11AM)

Other Inspection Day: Fri.April 29th:10AM-2PM.

Terms:B.P.:20%:Visa/MC.-Discounted to 18%cash/check.Not responsbl:errors/omissns.

All Sales:As-Is! (No Food Service.)

Paul Gorzocoski III,Ma.#2153. Tel.#413-498-0221 or 413-498-4420

e-mail:[email protected]

NOTES:NO On-Line Bidding;Please:make Inquiries Early,by Thurs.,Apr.28:2PM. (Absentee/Left Bids preferred;)some Phones(phone:minimum $250.00 opening bid)). Thank you.

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