July 30, 2013 - Decorative Art Auction

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Lot# 1169 A Monterey 'Old Wood' Prohibition-design cabinet


Circa 1929 - 1936, made by Mason Manufacturing Company, with branded ''Monterey'' signature to rear panel and branded horseshoe mark to side panel, the rear and side panels forming a three-quarter gallery mounted with two clamp-on iron electric light fixtures with vellum shades, over a rectangular top set with ten brightly colored tiles, the top sliding forward to reveal a hidden compartment behind the false rear panel of the cupboard fitted with a single shelf and enclosed by hinged double doors; with iron hardware, 37.25'' H x 38'' W x 19'' D, est: $3500/4500
*Price Realized: $5,512.50

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Lot# 1170 Two Monterey tile-top end tables


Circa 1929 - 1936, made by Mason Manufacturing Company, each with branded ''Monterey'' signature to underside and branded horseshoe mark to apron, each with a square top inset with four brightly colored tiles over a wavy apron raised on four turned legs with forged iron straps, 2 pcs, each 17.25'' H x 23'' W x 23'' D, est: $1000/1500
*Price Realized: $840.00

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Lot# 1171 A set of gilt-bronze desk accessories


First half 20th century, comprising: a pen tray with attached ink pot with porcelain liner (2.5'' H x 7 3/8'' W x 4.75'' D), a paper clip (1'' H x 2'' W x 3'' D), a seal (4.25'' long), a letter opener (10'' long), and a cigar cutter (6'' long); each relief-cast with horse motif, 5 pcs, , est: $400/500
*Price Realized: $480.00

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Lot# 1172 An American folk art steeple chase game


Circa 1930, comprising an oval wooden board drilled with a track of peg holes and further peg holes for attaching outbuildings and other accessories, the infield covered in green felt, and various painted wood pieces including: 10 horses with jockeys, 4 horses pulling chariots with drivers, 11 sections of rail, 3 fences and one water ditch obstacle, 3 spectators, two stables, 1 tower with figure, 1 ticket booth, 1 hot dog cart, 1 hot dog vendor, a broom, a rake, and a wooden storage chest with a hinged lid decorated with horseshoes and a horse head; 39 pcs, together with a pair of dice, the board 50'' H x 22.5'' W x 1.5'' D; the box 8'' H x 23'' W x 12'' D, est: $900/1200
*Price Realized: $960.00

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Lot# 1173 A scrimshaw ivory tusk depicting Washington


Dated 1850, American, inscribed ''Taken in the Arctic Ocean. / By Elis White June 18th 1850'', the tip carved and decorated as an eagle's head, the body decorated to one side with images separated by borders, from the top down: crossed American flags inscribed ''E Pluribus Unum'', a sailing ship, a portrait of George Washington inscribed ''Washington'', a further sailing ship, and an anchor, 19'' H x 1.75'' W x 0.75'' D, est: $2000/3000
*Price Realized: $1,560.00

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Lot# 1174 A Lyon & Healy Washburn Style A 4-string banjo


Circa 1920s, the tailpiece stamped ''Kerschner Unique / Lyon & Healy / Makers / Chicago U.S.A.'', the dowel rod stamped ''Style A Washburn No. 2774'', the tension band stamped ''Pat. Apld For'', open-back with ivoroid-bound and mother-of-pearl-inlaid ebony fingerboard, ivoroid tuning pegs, with case, 31'' H x 2.75'' D x 11'' Dia., est: $400/600

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Lot# 1175 BJ Milam 'The Honest Farmer from Arkansaw'


'On A Lark Seein' the West', 1905, apparently first edition, apparently self-published, with illustrations from photographs, comprising 344 pages with gilt-lettered red cloth-covered boards, 7.5'' H x 5.25'' W x 1'' D, est: $200/400

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Lot# 1176 H MacFall 'History of Painting' Medallion Edition


1911, D.D. Nickerson and Company, Boston, number 181 of 500, a complete set of 8 volumes, by Haldane MacFall with preface by Frank Brangwyn, illustrated with 200 color plates, comprising: The Renaissance in Central Italy; The Renaissance in Venice; The Renaissance in the North & the Flemish Genius; The Later Italians & the Genius of Spain; The Dutch Genius; The French Genius; The British Genius and The Modern Genius, each with gilt-embossed burgundy cloth-covered boards, 8 pcs, each volume: 11.25'' H x 8.25'' W, est: $300/600

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Lot# 1177 After Thomas Moran (1837-1929 Santa Barbara, CA)


''Grand Canyon of Arizona on the Santa Fe'', chromolithograph on paper under glass, 26'' H x 35'' W, est: $600/900
*Price Realized: $600.00

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Lot# 1178 Joe Ferrara (1932-2004 Hamden, CT)


Crossing a Mountain Stream, oil on canvas, 30'' H x 24'' W, est: $800/1200

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Lot# 1179 Ralph Arthur Lytle (1882-1959 Los Angeles, CA)


Vast desert landscape with distant mountains, oil on canvas, 24'' H x 30'' W, est: $500/700

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Lot# 1180 Christopher Tugwell (1938-* South African)


Windmill in a landscape, oil on canvas, 18'' H x 24'' W, est: $700/1000

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