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Below you will find the most recent items we have available. Click on any image to view an enlargement. Below each item name is listed the path to the catagory in our catalog. For any item of interest, click the category name to view our online inventory catalog for more items with similar classification.

WB-1310z: Oolong Tea Chest:
Catalog Home An oolong tea chest for a tea merchant, mid-19th century, solid mahogany with multiple paint layers. Label inside for oolong. Estate of President and Mrs. William C. Friday, Chapel Hill, NC 18 7/8"w., 17 3/4"d., 26 3/4"h. $600

WBK-256z: Cased Set of Montaigne Essays:
Catalog Home A cased set of quarter bound Montaigne, 5 volumes of essays. $145

WBK-262z: 1911 Edition Book of Hans Christian Anderson "La Reine des Neiges":
Catalog Home 1911 French Art H. Piazza Edition, Hans Christian Andersen "La Reine des Neiges", 28 illustrations by Edmond Dulac, 500 printed on Japan paper. 1st French edition. Each illustration tipper in on card under tissue. Pure Art Nouveau. 12" x 9 5/8", 2"h. $600

WBK-263z: A 24 Volume 1879 Thackeray:
Catalog Home A 24 volume set of William Makepeace Thackeray, 1879 edition, quarter bound leather. 7 5/8"h., 5 5/8"w. $550

WC-1178: Chrome and Mohair Stool:
Catalog Home Chrome and mohair stool, c. 1970s-80s. Sleek, stylish, and comfortable! Mid Century Modern. 23"w., 24 1/2"d., 40 1/2"h. $180

WC-1183z: Massachusetts Queen Anne Side Chair:
Catalog Home A Massachusetts Queen Anne side chair, c. 1750, of walnut; raised on cabriole legs terminating in pad feet. Fine points on returns. Turned & blocked stretchers. Old finish with original under stretchers. $600

WC-1184z: C. 1700 New England Side Chair:
Catalog Home A c.1700 New England side chair, maple & sycamore, once painted black. Heart crown crest rail. Estate of President & Mrs. William C. Friday, Chapel Hill, NC. 43 1/2" h., 20" w., 15" d. $450

Wch-810: Louis Philippe Commode of Mahogany:
Catalog Home A very fine c.1840 Louis Philippe commode of mahogany, perfectly bookmatched. Deep black granite top adds to the powerful statement of this handsome example. Original shaped bracket feet. 52" w., 23" d., 38" h. $4,200

Wch-813: George III Chest of Drawers, Straight Front:
Catalog Home A good George III five drawer straight front chest raised on bracket feet, c.1765-80. Bail & rosette pulls. The mahogany is of fine quality, the piece a perfect example of what George Washington always ordered from London: "neat and plain". "Neat" describing the workmanship, "plain" describing a handsome design with no fussiness. 42 1/2" w., 21 1/2" d., 41 1/4" h. $3,200

Wch-814: French Empire Commode of Walnut with Marble Top:
Catalog Home A handsome walnut Empire commode with original marble top, c.1810. This country interpretation of a Parisian form has glowing wood, fine details & excellent bronze mounts. Two keyhole liners replaced. The demi-columns descend gracefully into original turned feet. 50 5/8" w., 22 3/4" d., 37" h. $4,800

WCH-819z: c. 1800 American Chest:
Catalog Home A handsome American, probably Kentucky or Tennessee, c. 1800, cherry with poplar secondary. Line inlays and band on shaped base with delicate French splay feet. 37 3/4"w., 18 3/4"d., 43 3/4"h. $1,250

WCI-6754z: c. 1820 Rose Medallion Plate:
Catalog Home Chinese export Rose Medallion plate, c. 1820. 8 1/2" dia. Very fine. $295

WCI-6757z: Rose Medallion Punch Bowl:
Catalog Home A handsome Rose Mandarin Chinese export punch bowl, c.1820-30. Light interior wear over entire surface. 4 3/8" h. x 11" dia. $900

WCI-6759z: Rare Rose Medallion Soap Dish:
Catalog Home Rare Chinese export Rose Medallion soap dish, c. 1850; three pieces. bottom plate 5 5/8"w; dish 5 1/8"; cover 5 1/4". $225

WCI-6760z: Rose Medallion Brush Jar:
Catalog Home A very fine and elegant Chinese export Rose Medallion brush jar, reticulated, c.1860. 4 1/8"h. x 2 1/2" dia. $225

WCI-6821z: Ben Owen Jugtown Vegetable Dish & Tray:
Catalog Home A mid-20th century Ben Owen Jugtown pumpkin glazed covered vegetable dish & undertray. Minor flaws. 8 7/8" dia., tray; approx. 5" h. overall. $225

WCI-6824z: 1978 Jugtown Pie Plate:
Catalog Home A 1978 Jugtown bird in branch pie plate, buff to blue glazing. 10 1/4" dia., 1 1/2" h. $145

WCI-6828z: Pair of Rose Mandarin Plates:
Catalog Home A pair of Rose Mandarin deep rimmed plates with shaped and undulating border. c.1800-1830. 5 3/4" dia., 1"h. $120

WCI-6830z: Chinese Mud Men Seated Scholars:
Catalog Home A Chinese mud men figural group of a pair of seated scholars in conversation. 1891-1911 mark. Approx. 6 1/4" w., 5 1/2" h., 3 1/2" dia. $245

WCI-6834z: Early 20th Century Cabbage Leaf Charger:
Catalog Home Early 20th century Chinese export cabbage leaf charger with post 1911 mark. Elegantly decorated in famille verte but usually classified as famille rose (touches of rose define the category). 15 3/4" dia. $900

WCI-6835z: Early 19th Century Famille Rose Plate:
Catalog Home An elegant early 19th century Chinese 8 1/4" famille rose plate with naturalistic tea table, lady with lotus & child. Turquoise chained background. $225

WCI-6836z: Chinese Export Famille Rose Celebratory Plate:
Catalog Home Early 19th century Year of the Rat celebratory Chinese export plate, 7 7/8" dia. Some rubbing over center. Famille rose. $145

WCI-6852z: c.1770-90 Neoclassical Chinese Export Punch Bowl:
Catalog Home An elegant c. 1770-90 Neoclassical Chinese export punch bowl, Famille Rose. 8 7/8" dia. Note the elegant butterflies on opposing sides. Hairlines. $450

WCI-6856z: Six Handpainted Porcelain Chocolate Cups:
Catalog Home A set of six chocolate cups; old Paris porcelain; c. 1840-60. Each handpainted with a little boy at play. $250

WCI-6866z: 19th Century Copper Luster Pitcher:
Catalog Home Mid-19th century copper luster pitcher; beaded & ribbed body with figural raised motifs on blue band. 5 1/2" h. Girl on bench with peacock. Face spout. $120

WCI-6889z: Worcester c. 1765-90 Bowl:
Catalog Home Worcester c. 1765-90 bowl, soft paste porcelain, "Queen's" pattern with the distinctive Kakiemon influence. Simple border & form unmolded. 6 3/8" dia. Minor wear. $600

WCI-6893z: Early 19th Century Plate:
Catalog Home A c. 1813-25 plate, line impressed "Mason's Patent Ironstone China", 7 7/8" dia. Imari pattern. $145

WCI-6932z: Pair of Imari Rectangular Dishes:
Catalog Home A pair of Imari rectangular trays or dishes. Meiji-Taisho period. Blue underglaze with polychrome overglaze enamels and gilding. 4 1/4" x 7 1/2" $145

WCI-6934z: Guangxu Period Chinese Covered Box:
Catalog Home Guangxu period Chinese drum form covered box. Fine enameling. Famille rose reserved of elegant ladies. Censer. Late 19th century. 4 1/4"h., 3 1/2"d. $225

WCI-6935z: Famille Jaune Vase:
Catalog Home Elegantly thin famille jaune vase with intricate entwined dragon, later Qing dynasty. 4 5/8"h. $SOLD

WCI-6939z: Set of 15 Meiji Era Imari Plates:
Catalog Home A set of 15 Meiji era Imari plates, 7 1/4" dia. Blue underglaze with green and bittersweet motifs of pines and prunus. Extensive gilding. $1,200

WCI-6940z: A c. 1875 Copeland Flow Blue Punchbowl:
Catalog Home A c. 1875 Copeland flow blue transfer printed earthenware punch bowl of fluted design. 13 1/2" dia., 6"h. $225

WCI-6945z: 18th Century Chinese Export Gilt Punch Bowl:
Catalog Home A c. 1780 Chinese export sepia & gilt punch bowl with undulating rim. Lightly visible 2" hairline. One tiny rim nick. While the form is mid-18th century, the intricate border heralds neo-classicism post 1775. 9" dia., 3 7/8" h. $450

WCI-6947z: c. 1755 Chinese Export Armorial Cup & Saucer:
Catalog Home Chinese export cup & saucer, Qianlong, c. 1755. Mackenzie quartering Chisholm (Howard, "Chinese Armorial Porcelain", Vol. II, p. 313). A later service for the family corrected the error in this coat of arms. Motto: Pulchrior Ex Ardius ( More illustrious from difficulties). 4 1/2" dia. saucer. 2 1/2" h., 1 1/4" dia. cup. Very few documented pieces have been offered at auction or found in shops. Nicks & azure glaze pops on cup. $450

WCI-6948z: 18th Century Chinese Export Armorial Tea Bowl:
Catalog Home A fine small tea bowl, Chinese, Qianlong, 18th century. With English Coat of Arms, probably Bennet (Or-gold-three demi lions rampant gules) impaling ? ermine sable diamonds. Spearhead border (Howard, p. 327). 2 7/8" dia. 1 3/4" h. $145

WCI-6949z: Samson Urn in Chinese Export Taste:
Catalog Home A small, covered urn by Samson in Chinese export taste. Unmarked & created to fool. Foo dog finial. 6" h. Faux armorial - Sperabo (I will hope). $145

WCI-6951z: 18th Century Chinese Export Cup & Saucer:
Catalog Home A 3rd quarter 18th century Chinese export cup & saucer - rococo border & floral famille rose. Minor edge roughness. Cup: 1 5/8" h., 3" dia. Saucer: 1 1/16" h., 4 11/16" dia. $145

WCI-6954z: c. 1780 Chinese Export Cup & Saucer:
Catalog Home A fine c. 1780 neoclassical period Chinese export cup & saucer, famille rose with floral swags & a chain border. Fine condition. Cup: 2 1/4" h., 2 5/16" dia. Saucer: 1 1/8" h., 4 3/4" dia. $145

WCO-2967: Danish Teak Salmon Tray with Rosewood Inlays:
Catalog Home A rare and fine c.1960 danish teak salmon tray with rosewood inlays from their Exotic Woods collections. Mid Century Modern. 35 1/2" x 7 1/2". $225

WCO-2972z: Josef Beaded Evening Bag:
Catalog Home A wonderful Josef evening bag, handmade in Belgium of floral silk stitchery with beaded ground. Enamel and gilt metal fittings. $145

WCO-3008z: Southeast Asian Carving of Dancing Figure:
Catalog Home Antique, probably early 19th century, Southeast Asian hardwood carving of a dancing figure, elegantly draped. Wonderful surface. 19 1/4"h + 1 1/2"h. base; 4 3/4" x 5 3/4" base. Expected flaws. Estate of President and Mrs. William C. Friday, Chapel Hill, NC $600

Wd-243: Country French Bonheur du Jour (Lady's Desk):
Catalog Home A country French cherry bonheur du jour (lady's desk) raised on graceful cabriole legs, c.1860, with interesting steel loper supports for the writing surface. Rococo Revival bronze pulls. Parquetry veneers. Stepped interior. 26" w., 18" d., 37 1/4" h. $2,100

WD-243z: The Lawyer's Own Wooton's Patent Rotary Desk c. 1878:
Catalog Home The "Lawyer's Own" Wooton's Patent Rotary Desk - the double pier rotary desk, Extra Grade, c. 1878 of walnut and walnut veneers with lion mask pulls. Descended in family of Judge Charles Simonton who acquired it for his home, the Sword Gate House, 32 Legare St., Charleston, SC. Used throughout his legal career and descended through the family. Minor veneer repairs, re-polishing. Simonton had a Confederate army career of some fame as a Captain and Colonel. $9,000

WDA-1440: 19th century Brass Bound Barrel:
Catalog Home late 19th century brass bound barrel. Mounted with a collection of horse brasses by an early owner. large twisted brass ring handles. $485

WDA-1448z: 2-Panel English Chinese Screen:
Catalog Home A 2-panel English Chinese Chippendale screen of mahogany in Gothik taste with carved painted beech panels, c. 1840-80. Each panel is 21 1/8" w. x 46 1/2"h. $900

WDA-1455z: C. 1880 Walnut Bellows :
Catalog Home C. 1880 walnut continental bellows featuring the wind & other Renaissance motifs. Fine hand carving. $600

WDA-1456z: Mid-Century Modern Teak Gallery Tray:
Catalog Home An elegant Mid-Century Modern teak gallery tray with ebonized gallery rim. 14 1/8" dia. $145

WDA-1457z: Pair of Carved Italian Urns:
Catalog Home A pair of Italian urns carved of grapes and leaves with gilt and paint, c.1830. Estate of President and Mrs. William C. Friday,Chapel Hill, NC. Electrified. 22"h., 9"w., 6 1/4'd. $1,200

WDC-523: Set of 4 Side Chairs of Danish Construction:
Catalog Home A set of 4 side chairs, elegantly crafted Danish construction with sliding triangulated leg joinery. Back sculpted slats are bent, not shaved. c.1960. Mid Century Modern. 18 1/2"w., 16 1/2"d., 32"h. $1,100

WDT-400: C. 1815-30 Mahogany Chateau Dining Table:
Catalog Home A splendid quality c. 1815-30 mahogany chateau expanding dining table of the finest timbers, the six legs boldly turned & fluted. Rare grand size and expanding form. 28" h., 63 1/2" w., 4'6 1/2" long expanding to 11'2 1/2" with all four 20" leaves. $16,000

WG-2213: Murano Abstract Table Sculpture:
Catalog Home A gorgeous Murano abstract table sculpture, the twisted blue green form on a clear crystal block. 1970s-80s. 14 3/4"h. $275

WG-2216z: c. 1860-80 Wassail Bowl with Cover & 14 Cups:
Catalog Home A superb c.1860-80 panel cut, blown glass Wassail bow, cover & 14 cups. Fine condition. Bowl w/ cover approx. 10 1/2" dia., 15" h. $900

WG-2222z: Set of 16 Large Waterford Goblets:
Catalog Home A set of 16 large Sheila pattern Waterford goblets, c. 1960s. 7"h. (1 nick). Wonderful for red wine or water. Sheila is hand-blown and hand-cut. $800

WG-2223z: Set of 13 Waterford White Wine Glasses:
Catalog Home A set of 13 Waterford "Sheila" white wines, c.1960s. 6 1/4"h. "Sheila" is hand-blown and hand-cut. $600

WG-2224z: Pair of Waterford Toasting Flutes:
Catalog Home A pair of Waterford "Sheila" toasting flutes, c. 1960s. 7 1/8"h. "Sheila" is hand-blown and hand-cut. $120

WG-2225z: Set of 10 American Champagnes:
Catalog Home A set of 10 American blown and cut glass champagnes, c.1930. 5 1/8"h. $145

WG-2227z: Pair of Waterford Toasting Flutes:
Catalog Home A pair of toasting flutes, "Sheila" by Waterford, c. 1960s. 7 1/8"h. "Sheila" is hand-blown and hand-cut. $120

WG-2230z: Pair of Covered Sweetmeat Urns:
Catalog Home A fine, near perfect, pair of covered sweetmeat urns, English, Regency Period c. 1805. Still with neoclassical engravings. 7 3/4"h., 4 1/2"dia. $450

WGD-386: 1950's Wrought Iron Arm Chair:
Catalog Home A smartly styled 1950's wrought iron horseshoe shaped arm chair with oval back panel. Comfortable & sturdy. Now in black paint. $125

WGD-389z: English Terracotta Chimney Pot:
Catalog Home An English terracotta chimney pot, c.1900. Fluted top section with alternating bulbous bottom section. 27 1/4"h. $295

WGD-390z: Large English Terracotta Chimney Pot:
Catalog Home Large English terracotta chimney pot with crenelated top, molded accents, and "down spouts". Late 19th century. 36"h. $550

WGD-394: Mid-20th Century Wrought Iron Table & Four Arm Chairs:
Catalog Home An attractive, high quality, mid-20th century table & four arm chairs, the table with locking joints to disassemble. Wrought iron. Probably Salterini. Table: 42" round, 30" h. $675

WI-460z: 18th Century Walrus Ivory Oval Box:
Catalog Home An 18th century oval box of walrus ivory with metal insets for decoration & showing Asian design influence. Probably sailor made. 3 5/8" x 2 5/8", 1/2" h. $295

WI-461z: 19th Century Carved Okimono:
Catalog Home Late 19th century marine ivory carved Okimono - clam shell filled with a lake landscape. Approx 3" w., 2 3/8" dia., 1 5/8" h. $225

WJ-712z: Chinese Silver & Agate Bracelet:
Catalog Home Chinese silver filigree bracelet with agates - fine layers of floral filigree. Marked on clasp: silver. As is. $145

WJ-719z: 14k Gold & Onyx Ring:
Catalog Home An oval onyx & gold ring, the band is 14k gold. Onyx surround of antique gold. $225

WL-1293: Pair of French Bronze and Crystal Double Light Wall Sconces:
Catalog Home A pair of early-mid 20th century French gilt bronze and cut crystal double light wall sconces. Baccarat type molded bobeche. Newly electrified. 11 5/8"w., 6 1/4"d., 15"h. from bulb tip to lowest point. $600

WL-1294: Pair of French Bronze and Crystal Double Light Wall Sconces:
Catalog Home A pair of early-mid 20th century French gilt bronze and cut crystal double light wall sconces. Baccarat type molded bobeche. Newly electrified. 11 5/8"w., 6 1/4"d., 15"h. from bulb tip to lowest point. $600

WL-1295: Pair of French Bronze and Crystal Single Light Wall Sconces:
Catalog Home A pair of early-mid 20th century French gilt bronze and cut crystal single light wall sconces. Baccarat type molded bobeche. newly electrified. 7"w.,6'd., 13 3/4" from bulb tip to lowest point. $450

WL-1296: Pair of French Bronze and Crystal Single Light Wall Sconces:
Catalog Home A pair of early-mid 20th century French gilt bronze and cut crystal single light wall sconces. Baccarat type molded bobeche. Newly electrified. 7"w., 6"d., 13 3/4" from bulb tip to lowest point. $450

WL-1297: French Bronze and Crystal Double Light Wall Sconce:
Catalog Home An early-mid 20th century French gilt bronze and cut crystal double light wall sconce. Baccarat type molded bobeche. Newly electrified. 11 5/8'w., 6 1/4"d., 15"h. from bulb tip to lowest point. $260

WL-1298: French Bronze and Crystal Single Light Wall Sconce:
Catalog Home An early-mid 20th century French gilt bronze and cut crystal single light wall sconce. Baccarat type molded bobeche. Newly electrified. 7"w.,6"d., 13 3/4" from bulb tip to lowest point. $195

WL-1300: Deep Blue Chinoiserie Laquer Floor Lamp:
Catalog Home An Edwardian period lacquer floor lamp, c.1905, with Chinoiserie decoration on a deep blue ground.70"h., 13 3/4" base diameter $1,325

WL-1301: Chinoiserie Black Lacquer Floor Lamp:
Catalog Home An unusually bold, well designed Chinoiserie on black lacquer floor lamp of the Edwardian period, c.1905. Gadroon carved urn lower column. Raised on decorated feet. 71"h., 13" base diameter. $1,450

WL-1326z: Japanese Champleve and Bronze Table Lamp:
Catalog Home Japanese champleve and bronze table lamp, lapet and mon motifs with band; all in archaic designs. 18 1/2"h. overall, 6" approx. dia. $225

WL-1328z: Large Meiping Form Lamp Vase:
Catalog Home Chinese porcelain vase of large meiping form, now lamped. Boldly enamelled with symbols of longlife and good fortune. Tiny line. Fine carved vase and agate finial. Estate of President and Mrs. William Friday, Chapel Hill, NC. 30 1/2"h. to finial tip. 19"d. shade. $575

WM-469z: Rococo Transitional Style Carved Gilt Mirror:
Catalog Home A Rococo transitional style gilt, carved wood mirror. Continental. Ribbon tied leaf inner border. Later 19th century. Replaced glass. Estate of President and Mrs. William Friday, Chapel Hill, NC. 28 1/8"w., 40 1/8"h. $900

WMI-3235z: c. 1920 French Copper Tea Set:
Catalog Home A c. 1920 French copper tea set with pot, cream, sugar & tray. For decorative use only - creamer not lined. 10 1/2" dia., 15" h. $295

WMI-3240z: Early 18th Century Bronze Bell:
Catalog Home Early 18th century bronze bell, replaced clapper is a 19th century soccle cover. $295

WMI-3251z: Mid 19th Century Barlow Patent Brass Candlesticks:
Catalog Home Pair of brass candlesticks, Barlow patent screw mechanism push-rods, mid-19th century. 7 1/4" h. This invention replaced the open slide stick & had graspers. Rare. $450

WOF-2362: Walnut and Burl Walnut Credenza:
Catalog Home A fine walnut and burl walnut Mid-century Modern Credenza. Shaped panels on doors, with slide (white laminate), 3 drawers and flanking cabinets on open base and splayed legs. 56"w., 19"d., 31"h. $875

WOT-2150: French Marble Top Bronze Coffee Table:
Catalog Home A marble top bronze coffee table, France, c. 1920s, raised on hoof feet. The figured stone is reminiscent of Chinese landscape marbles. The curule supports have Egyptian capitals. 37" w., 19 3/8"d., 16 1/2"h. $1,900

WOT-2202: Mid Century Modern Danish Side Tables:
Catalog Home A smart pair of c. 1960's Mid-Century Modern Hans Olsen designed Danish side tables; solid & veneers of teak. $245

WOT-2203: Mid-Century Modern Rosewood Games Table:
Catalog Home A stylish Mid-Century Modern flip top rosewood side/games table; games surface of holly and rosewood. Concealed double compartment box for gaming pieces. Pine secondary wood. 24" sq. x 19 1/2" h. $650

WOT-2204: Gordon's Walnut Square Side Table:
Catalog Home A stylish c. 1960s Gordon's walnut square side table with floating lower cane on wood shelf. Superbly crafted, Modernism. Gordon's Inc., Johnson, TN. 23" x 24", 21 3/4"h. $650

WOT-2206: Mid Century Modern Teak Side Table:
Catalog Home A bold staved teak top square Mid Century Modern side table, the solid teak legs lap joined & rolled to create the frame. c. 1970. 26" x 26" x 20" h. $275

WOT-2208z: George III three-tier mahogany dumbwaiter:
Catalog Home A c. 1765-80 George III turned mahogany 3-tier dumbwaiter raised on cannon standards with cabriole legs & pad feet. 43 1/2" h., approx. 28" dia. $1,200

WOT-2209z: c.1790 George III Mahogany Pembroke:
Catalog Home A c. 1790 George III mahogany pembroke of refined design. Original pulls on drawer and faux drawer. Label of "cabinetmaker and upholsterer" in Winchester illegible name. Married top to base. 18 1/2" x 31 1/2" closed; 28 1/4"h., 9 1/2" leaves. $1,200

WOT-2210z: c.1780 George III Mahogany Pembroke:
Catalog Home A refined c. 1780 George III mahogany pembroke raised on square, tapered legs with brass cuffs and casters. Drawer and faux drawer with stringing. Replaced pulls. Restorations to legs. 20 1/2" x 31 3/4" closed; 28 1/2"h; leaves 9 3/4" $900

WOT-2211z: c. 1805 Serpentine Games or Tea Table:
Catalog Home A fine c. 1805 Massachusetts serpentine games table or tea table of mahogany, flame satinwood veneers and fine ebony link and diamond line inlays. Raised on ring turned, reeded legs creating outset corners. 17 3/4"d., 35 1/2" open, 35 3/4"w., 29 1/2"h. $2,400

WOT-2212z: William IV Rosewood Work Table:
Catalog Home William IV rosewood work table, c. 1830-35. Two secret drawers. Raised on Egyptian columns with blocked bases. Swept, tapered legs. Scroll carved gallery. 24"w., 17 3/4"d., 27 1/4" table height. $1,500

WOT-2215z: Milo Baughman Chrome Coffee Table:
Catalog Home Milo Baughman chrome & glass asymetrical coffee table. 56" w., 20" to 30" d., 16 1/2" h. Handpolished. $900

WOT-2217z: English Edwardian Stand:
Catalog Home An English Edwardian period dished mahogany muffin stand or plate stand with supports arching to a ball finial. 36"h., 15 3/4"d. at feet. $225

WOT-2218z: Carved Chinese Low Table:
Catalog Home Chinese carved and lacquered low table, c. 1900, carved friezes with pierced ends. Minor touch ups. 44"w., 9"d., 17 1/4"h. $600

WP-2007z: Mid-19th Century Silhouette in Frame:
Catalog Home An elegant mid-19th century silhouette with gilt highlighting in period bird's eye maple frame. "Elizabeth Davy Sluddy,...died at Alta Vista...buried at Marldon." 7 3/8" x 6 3/8" frame. $295

WP-2008z: "Boy with a Hoop and Stick" 19th Century Portrait:
Catalog Home "Boy with Hoop and Stick", a good charming English portrait of the mid-19th century. Cleaned, lined and well framed. Canvas: 25 1/2" x 12 1/4". Frame: 31 1/2" x 27 1/4". $2,900

Wp-2009z: "The Bakemeier Girls", 19th Century American Folk Art Portrait:
Catalog Home "The Bakemeier Girls", a mid-19th century American Folk Art portrait of two girls, probably Mid-Atlantic with bird's eye maple frame. Canvas: 30" x 25". Frame: 34 1/2" x 29 1/2". Minor veneer loss. $2,400

WP-2010z: Pat Trivigno "Portrait of a Red Headed Boy":
Catalog Home "Portrait of Red Headed Boy", a bold oil on artist's board painting by Pat Trivigno (American, 1922-2013). Studied Tyler School of Art, Columbia University, and NYU. In the Guggenheim, Brooklyn, etc. Exhibited at CAI, Penn. Academy, New Orleans, rtc. Professor of Art Tulane University. Painted c. 1945 before turning to abstract work. 26 1/2" x 22 1/2" frame. $750

WP-2011z: Victorian Stevengraph of 17th Century Gentleman:
Catalog Home A Victorian Stevengraph of a 17th century gentleman in gray, black and bronze silk threads. 5 1/2"w., 7 3/4"h., 1"d. $225

WP-2012z: Victorian Stevengraph of Rembrandt van Rijn:
Catalog Home A Victorian Stevengraph portrait of Rembrandt van Rijn. The gold and silver silk weave creates an iridescent effect. 5 1/2"w., 7 3/4"h., 1"d. $225

WP-2013z: Victorian Stevengraph of 15th Century Scientist:
Catalog Home Victorian Stevengraph silk portrait of a 15th century Italian scientist in a library. 5 1/2"w., 7 3/4"h., 1"d. $225

WP-2014z: Victorian Stevengraph of 15th Century Lady:
Catalog Home Victorian woven silk Stevengraph portrait of a 15th century lady of means. 5 1/2"w., 7 3/4"h., 1"d. $225

WP-2015z: Victorian Stevengraph of 16th Century Lady:
Catalog Home A Victorian silk Stevengraph portrait of a 16th century woman of means. 5 1/2"w., 7 3/4"h., 1"d. $225

WP-2019z: Seascape by Ida Squire Gutsell:
Catalog Home A bold 1887 Seascape by Ida Squire Gutsell (American, 1855-1951). The rolling waves and seagulls are elegant approaching the sandy beach with swirling gulls. The antique frame is not original but very complimentary. Framed: 28" x 44". $2,500

WP-2020z: W. Bauer "Bayerische Landscape with Fisherman":
Catalog Home "Bayerische Landscape with Fisherman", sogned l.l. W. Bauer (Willi Bauer, Germany, 1923-). Oil on canvas; painted with brushes and pallet knife. Provenance: W.T. Burger Co. 31" x 27 3/4". Framed: 39" x 35 1/2" $2,500

WP-2021z: 1627 Map of Suffolk by John Speede:
Catalog Home A handsome 1627 map of "Suffolk" by John Speede "...to be solde in Popes-head alley against the Exchang by George Huble (sic)". Hand colored. Fine condition. (John Speede, England, 1552-1629). Humble died in 1640. 1st edition was 1610. 30 x 26 $950

WP-2022z: 1627 Map of The Countye Palatine of Chester by John Speede:
Catalog Home The John Speede, 1627 Map of "The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most ancient citie described." Assisted by William Smyth and sold by John Sudbury and George Humble. Handcolored. (John Speede, England, 1552-1629). Sudbury died in 1618; George Humble in 1640. 30 x 26 $950

WP-2023z: Westport Harbor by W.F. Matthews:
Catalog Home "Westport Harbor" oil on artist's board, c. 1940s, signed lower left W.F. Matthews (William F. Matthews, American, 1878-1966). See history verso. Frame: 27 1/4"w., 21 1/4"h., 1 3/4"d. $1,500

WP-2024z: Snowy Westport Day by W.F. Matthews:
Catalog Home "Snowy Westport Day" oil on artist's board, c. 1940s. Signed lower right, W.F. Matthews. (American, Williams F. Matthews, 1878-1966). Frame: 25 3/4"w., 21 1/4"h., 3/4"d. $1,500

WP-2025z: Hudson Rivery Valley primitive portrait of Children with Cat:
Catalog Home A charming Hudson River Valley primitive portrait of a brother & sister with their cat; American, mid-19th century. Oil on cavnas. Note the Hudson & its valley depths on right. 46" x 34". Frame size: 51" x 39". $3000

WP-2028z: Old Road to Siena, Oil on Canvas by Joseph Wallace King Vinciata:
Catalog Home "Old Road to Siena", oil on canvas, inscribed verso and signed lower left Vinciata (Joseph Wallace King Vinciata, American 1911-1996). With a note from JWKU to Bill (Friday) as a thank you for his appearance on WUNC TV (PBS), dated August 9. King worked all over the world, but his primary studio and home was in Winston-Salem, NC. This piece represents his atmospheric landscape period. Estate of President and Mrs. William C. Friday, where it held a prominent position in their living room. 8" x 10 1/4". Framed: 16" x 18". $1,800

WP-2029z: "Mediterranean Coast with Sunflowers & Lavender" Post-Impressionist Oil Painting:
Catalog Home A bold c. 1950's post-Impressionist oil on canvas, "Mediterranean Coast with Sunflowers & Lavender". Signed lower right, "PK". Framed by Somerhill Gallery. Estate of President & Mrs. William Friday, Chapel Hill, NC. 26" x 30". Framed: 32" x 36". $900

WSI-7791z: Set of 5 George III Sterling Dessert Spoons:
Catalog Home Set of 5 George III sterling silver dessert spoons, by Robert Crossley, London. One made in 1788; 4 made in 1789. 5.30 troy oz. $225

WSI-7800z: Sterling Doll House 3-Light Candelabra:
Catalog Home Sterling silver doll house 3-light candelabra. Rococo style. .925 hallmarks. $120

WSI-7829z: Egyptian Revival Silverplated Biscuit Box:
Catalog Home An Egyptian revival English silverplated on nickle biscuit box by Horace Woodward & Co., Birmingham, 1876-93. Sphinx finial. 7"h. 7 1/8" dia. $225

WSI-7831z: Set of Lunt's Sterling Salad Servers:
Catalog Home A handsome set of sterling silver salad servers, Lunt's 1930 "Early Colonial". Period monogram. c.1930-35. 5.7 troy oz. $145

WSI-7833z: Set of 5 Wallace Teaspoons:
Catalog Home Set of 5 Wallace sterling teaspoons, "Kings" of 1903. Monogram "b". 4.9 troy oz. $125

WSI-7834z: English Silverplated Punch Bowl:
Catalog Home An English silverplated double handled punch bowl, 13 1/2" across handles; 9"dia. IFS, Ltd (Israel Freeman Silver, Sheffield). $150

WSI-7835z: Towle 46 Piece Flatware Service:
Catalog Home A flatware service for 8 of Towle "French Provincial". 46 pieces including: 8 knives (8 3/4"); 8 forks (7 1/4"); 8 salad/dessert forks (6 3/8"); 8 round soups (6 1/4"); 10 teaspoons (5 7/8"); slotted tablespoon and plain tablespoon (8 1/2"); sugar shell (5 3/4"); gravy ladle (6 3/4"). 53.5 troy oz. $1,200

WSI-7839z: American Coin Silver Fish Servers:
Catalog Home A superb set of American coin silver fish servers by Henry Hebberd, NY, patented 1866 design. 6.45 troy oz. $295

WSI-7880z: Georgian Style Sugar Basket:
Catalog Home A Georgian style urn shaped swing handle sugar basket, Birmingham, 1925. 5.20 troy oz. $180

WSI-7891z: Set of Gilt Silver Spoons with Jewel Settings:
Catalog Home A cased set of 12 gilt sterling silver, jewel set spoons representing the Royal House of Europes. A Franklin Mint 1983 item. 14.90 troy oz. $450

wsi-7894z: Sterling Silver Nips by Gawen Nash:
Catalog Home A fine pair of sugar nips, sterling, London, by Gawen Nash (entered in 1726), George I or early George II. Date marks were not reaquried for this form, only the sterling & marker marks. $225

WSI-7899z: Set of 6 Sterling Demitasse Spoons:
Catalog Home A cased set of 6 demitasse spoons, sterling, made in Birmingham, England, in 1941. Sold in Sheffield. $120

WSI-7901z: Scottish Stag Antler Carving Set:
Catalog Home A handsome stag antler carving set, Scottish, Jenners, Princess St., Edinburgh. Silver caps. $145

WSI-7906z: Gorham Sterling Silver Gravy Boat:
Catalog Home A Gorham sterling silver gravy boat with undertray, monogram "PC" for Patricia Cooks (daughter of Richard Cooks). 1942. $295

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