Auction Flyer

Michael S. Smith & Friends • Professionals Since 1976

SATURDAY June 29th at 5pm

Previews: Fri 1-5 and Sat at 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)

   We are pleased to have been commissioned to sell The Estate of Ronald Kroohn, longtime co-proprietor of “The Antique Arcade” of Glens Falls, featuring Good Lighting, decorative European items, and much good 1920’s-1950’s American material. Also offering the better items from The Estate of Gregory Decker, another longtime dealer, featuring Persian Carpets, Good Sterling Silver, and American Victorian Furniture. A nice Sale… come & enjoy!


ESTATE’S CARPETS 3 very good room size Persian rugs with age including 2 Sarouks. A runner, & a couple of scatters.


BRONZE signed P. Jensen 11” bronze of striding man. 12” African head bronze. 17 ½” recumbent lion. Exc 19thC Oriental bronze jardinière w/swimming carp images in bas relief. 5’ tall champlevé bronze floor lamp. Table lamp w/champlevé bronze base and copper frame mica shade. 14 ½” Oriental bronze incense burner (signed).


MUCH 20’s-50’s 2 lg original Parrish prints & Parrish reference books. Attractive/unusual Roseville table lamp &  9” Futura vase. Several Deco/40’s lamps. Gunlocke armchair. Neat Heintz trophy & hinged lid Silver Crest bronze box. Attractive sg Leser crystal perfume. 10” Lorenz Hutschenreuther porcelain Harlequin figurine. Figural nude Rookwood paperweight. Neat steel frame easy chair w/removable 1 piece leather seat/back. Goldscheider ceramic box. Labeled J.M. Young mission oak armchair. 1941 Austin Industries 17” bust of Woman. ART incl: original W. G. Ratterman o/c illustration. Pencil signed linocuts/etchings by Charles Surrendorf, Federico Castellon, and Irwin D. Hoffman. 2 colorful c.1956 modernist o/c paintings by Harold “Jerry” Walter (Am, 1915-2007). 20’s-50’s Paintings/Watercolors signed by Channing Hare, Ivan Kireef (Russian/American, B 1902), William Fausett (Am, Vermont, 1913-1998); Arthur Lincquist (Swedish/American, 1889-1975), & more.


ORIENTAL antique jade sword slide with decorative carvings. 5’ tall champlevé bronze floor lamp. Fine pr 10” carved soapstone figural Oriental table lamps. 12” jade tree. 15” cinnabar vase. Exc 19thC bronze jardinière w/swimming carp in bas relief. Carved Chinese fern stand w/inset rose marble top. Good champlevé bronze base table lamp w/copper framed Oriental motif mica shade. Signed 14 ½” Oriental bronze incense burner.


MUCH STERLING SILVER attractive/ornate c.1910 American sterling silver flatware service complete for 18 (both luncheon & dinner sizes – 2 chests full – w/14 serving pcs). Good Gorham 5pc sterling silver Tea & Coffee Service. Lovely 19thC European scenic repoussé decorated silver tea pot, creamer, & hinged lid oval box. 30 pcs c.1902 “Parisienne” flatware by Reed & Barton. Several more generous lots sterling hollow & flatware, lg lot weighted sterling, sterling silver weighted candelabra, etc. Very nice ornate 19thC silver plate kettle-on-stand. A FEW COINS incl decent 1798 Large Cent, nice 1814 Gloucester (Mass) $5 currency note, $26.35 face value Canadian 80% silver coins (as 1 lot), etal.


GOOD LIGHTING: 6’ wrought iron floor lamp w/signed “Mario NY” mica shade. Fine pair 14” 19thC classical Parian table lamps w/mask satyr handles. Large crystal table lamp w/custom silk shade. Curved caramel slag glass panel table lamp. Wooden base table lamp w/signed “Desmond Studios” mica shade. 5’ tall Oriental champlevé bronze bridge lamp. Cast brass w/slag glass Art Deco wall fixture. Hanging speltre figural cherub fixture w/ball shade hung below. Champleve bronze base table lamp w/Oriental motif mica shade. 6’ tall Art Deco floor lamp w/interesting fan shaped shade. Waterford cut crystal hanging chandelier w/prisms. Pair 10” carved figural soapstone Oriental table lamps, & more.


VICTORIAN GOLDEN OAK FURNITURE exceptional pair raised panel golden oak 2 part 7’9” x 7’6” store cabinets w/sliding glass doors display areas above base cabinet w/cupboard doors & drawers. Very nice 9’ quarter sawed oak conference table on attractive crossbuck base. Large raised panel true partner’s desk (top 5’ x 4’). Golden oak double door bookcase. Several firehouse barrel back chairs. Golden oak chifferobe. Golden chestnut commode w/backsplash.

MORE GOOD FURNITURE genuine c.1725 Welch dark oak 3 part cupboard (ht 6’2”, w 4’7”, a “Cwpwrdd Tridarn”). Sweet/unusual form lady’s rosewood Victorian stand/desk with collector’s cabinet above. Gutsy Victorian walnut double sided library writing table/desk. Heavily carved dark oak 20thC Jacobean style court cupboard. Fine set 4 oak Jacobean style chairs (2 armchairs). Good c.1910 carved gilt frame collector’s vitrine. Cherry c.1875 American Eastlake split pedestal base 12’ banquet table (48” square, with leaves opens to 12’). Very nice small sized mirrored door 7’6” Victorian mahogany armoire (only 43” wide). 19thC English mahogany sq dining table w/lg leaf and 8 Queen Anne style dining chairs (sold as a set). Small size Eastlake MT commode w/backsplash. Ornate oak parlor stand, & MORE FURNITURE.


CONTEMPORARY 8 fun original colorful Madison Latimore o/c paintings featuring Chickens/Roosters & Martinis (Google her). 12+ pcs Studio Art Pottery (several pcs signed). Contemporary studio Art Glass incl paperweights & more (signed pcs). Contemporary crystal incl signed Val ST Lambert, sg Verlys, & sg Oleg Cassini. 4 works by Robert Whiting (Argyle NY artist).


MORE DESIRABLE SMALLS Fine “Vic III” oak case Victrola w/mint original wooden horn on original  oak cabinet base. Exc 58” long c.1835 Dutch hooded oak case Friesian wall clock. Hell of a 15” diameter cast bronze bell in substantial cast iron frame. Nice bookends. Autographed Arturo Toscanini photo. Very nice 5’5” carved wooden figure of St Francis of Assisi. Lovely 18” Teplitz polychrome ceramic bust of woman. 3 good steins (2 have lithophane bottoms). 8” Quimper pitcher. Mulberry foot bath. Spode “Consul” pattern china service complete for 8+. Limoges gold band china service. 4 exc dated 1823-1826 hand colored English cock fighting prints. Cast brass Ansonia figural clock. Western Electric rotary dial candlestick telephone (converted to modern use). 1899 vols 1-3 complete “New York at Gettysburg” by William F. Fox. Large lots Costume Jewelry, & more!


NOTE Auction Hall Fixtures FOR SALE! 100+ packing tubs ($3 ea, 4 for $10). Auction hall chairs - $10 each (good solid restaurant type/quality commercial chairs – can’t leave Hall till after July 20th). Working fridge/freezer $50 (again, can’t leave Hall till after July 20th). Auction Hall Rugs – FREE – after July 20th, & more stuff – SEE MIKE SMITH


NEXT & FINAL SALE - SAT JULY 20th at 5pm

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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