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3RD ANNUAL WINTER ART & ESTATE AUCTION

Saint John

Holiday Monday, February 18th, 2019

Preview 11:00am   -   Auction 12:00pm

 

Saint John Trade and Convention Center

One Market Square, Saint John

New Brunswick

 

                                                                                                                                 

**Note Snow Date**
In case of severe weather-Snow Date, Tuesday February 19th, Preview 4:00pm – Auction 5:00pm

(Keep your eye on the website for up-to-date info on any date changes due to storms)

 

 

500+ FRESH-TO-THE-MARKET FINDS TO BE SOLD

 

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE & EVERY PRICE RANGE -

ALL ARE WELCOME

 

Absentee Bids – Phone Bids - Questions

If you have any questions on any of the items or would like to leave a bid on any items, please call Jared at (506) 878 7890 for more information.

 

Auctioneers Note:

Another exciting holiday auction is on the horizon! This auction has been in the making for the past 4 months and will be featuring contents from many regional Estates & collections including homes from Saint John, Kingston Peninsula, Fredericton, Sussex just to name a few.  There will be 500 fresh-to-the market lots to be sold! From the expert to novice collectors, there will be something for everyone and every price range…including Jewellery & Coins, Maritime Art & More, Advertising, Mid-Century Furniture, Industrial Décor & Lighting, Collectibles, Primitives, unique Home Accents, Period to Modern Furniture, Glass & China, Nautical items, Duck Decoys & MORE!  Many great deals to be had!

 

1st time auction goers welcome:

 You'll find an exciting day of buying with everything from 5 dollars and up! Great place to come do your shopping with many unique items!  You'll be amazed at what you can buy the quality furniture for! We will be offering everything from antiques, mid-century, to modern home accents and furniture, as well as a great selection of art, unique treasures, coins & paper money, jewellery, collectibles, & more! Find yourself a DIY project or start your collection. Delivery is available and we accept cash, debit and all major credit cards. Call your family & friends and come join us in Saint John for a fun enjoyable afternoon with many great deals to be had! Something for everyone and every price range!

 

 PARTIAL LISTING

 

 

Art:

 Miller Britain IN FOCUS serigraphs & record; collection of Gerard Collins pastel & oil paintings including Saint John cityscapes, 1800’s Mrs Neale NB folksy hand-painted portrait from Saint John Estate, IMPORTANT PETER W ROGERS oil on canvas titled: “ACADIA COAST MAINE”, Sally Wildman acrylic on board, J.R. Kennedy (American 1902 – 1974) oil painting, Alfano Dardari (Italy 1924 – 1988) surrealist oil on canvas, Peggy Smith (Saint John) “Saint John String Quartet”, 1960’s Picasso rooster (original copy), 1935 signed watercolor Morrison & more.

 

 

Mid Century Furniture:

Original 1950s-1960s Mid Century Modern Eames-style leather lounge chair and ottoman, mid-century Lane cedar chest with drawer, fabulous mid-century modular inner locking bench, mid-century 9 drawer credenza, vibrant pair of mid-century club chairs, Iconic Edward Wormley mid-century coffee table, solid teak mid-century lamp with fiberglass shade, mid-century 8 drawer chest, mid-century cabinet, retro table & chair set, mid-century arm chair, fabulous pair of mid-century side chairs, retro 3 tier red kitchen helper & more.

 

 

Industrial Furniture - Décor - Lighting:

Stunning industrial Rushmore searchlight & base, 2 antique gears marked McAvity factory Saint John, rare collection of wooden antique hat molds, vintage 3 door lockers,  unique antique factory shoe rack, 1940’s DODGE truck front end, neat 1915 optical light, 100+ year old wooden saloon doors, set of 4 early 1900’s cast iron swivel top stools, great selection of vintage movie lights in various sizes, antique cast iron book press, 1800’s table top adjustable display stand, 1940’s New York industrial lights, industrial style Laundry hamper, fabulous wallpaper roll table lamp, antique & vintage fans, large antique porthole, antique wooden drawers, 2 green porcelain shades, antique wooden printers tray, metal & linen carts, wooden paddles, cast iron accents & more.  

 

 

Furniture:

RARE Victorian cast iron curtain design garden settee, unique 1900’s ornate solid mahogany 2 door cabinet, early 1900’s ornate solid mahogany 1 door cabinet, Exceptional Oriental carved fern stand with marble top, pair of French inlaid Vitrine cabinets, lovely 2 drawer 1800s harvest table, unique walnut bookcase, stunning Victorian 3 tier accent table, modern quality 3 drawer solid chest, high quality mahogany inlaid demilune, modern light up display cabinet, 1 door nautical pine cupboard, solid oak country bench, quality leather top executive desk, 1 drawer inlaid entry table, curved glass credenza, Victorian library table, pair of solid mahogany arm chairs, Victorian tea wagon, cedar chests, 5 drawer chest, wicker accent chair, 7 drawer lingerie chest, modern footstool, rocking chairs, Hitchcock end tables, ornate wrought iron garden chairs, accent chairs, modern chic credenza, antique trunk, antique oak hanging wall cabinet, pairs of nightstands & end tables & more.

 

 

Advertising & Toys:

Lovely antique Ganong’s - St. Stephens N.B. chocolate tin, early Saint John druggist bottle, 3 porcelain door pushes, original “The Citizen” embossed sign in great conditions, Saint John advertising tins, vintage Budweiser sign, Arcade toy tractor, Buddy L press steel truck, heavy cast iron cannon, unique cast fire alarm, tin lithographed toys in original boxes, lovely Planters Peanuts table top peanut jar, Wrigley’s gum table top jars, vintage porcelain payphone, Pepsi & Coca Cola crates, antique marbles, Coca Cola cooler, Pepsi chalkboard, early embossed 7 up sign, barbers sign, Slow Children Playing older sign, double sided Bell System Telephone porcelain sign, rolling rock light up bar sign, vintage tin no smoking sign & more.

 

 

Collectibles:

Large Mi'kmaq mid 1800’s porcupine quill box, collection of finger-painted stoneware crocks, Saint John stoneware ginger beer bottles, original NB Game Warden badges, 2 bayonets including 1907 British bayonet, WWII Nazi dagger, antique Maritime ship’s compass, 1854 Canadian antique reversible coverlet signed Ellon Lampman, mid 1800’s bronze candelabra, 1954 Canadian 10 dollar devil’s face flawed bank note, collection of early L.M. Montgomery books including first editions, 1800’s Au Nain Bleu leather cased backgammon set, early 1900’s cast iron mail boxes, 2 feet tall brass hanging nautical light, collection of antique pipes & cases, 13 inch antique ivory cigarette holder, collection of antique fountain pens in Victorian inlaid box, Mont Blanc fountain pen, two XL 1920’S cast iron doorstops, Hamilton Beach milk shop mixer, 2 cast openers, small antique store display case, antique seltzer bottles & heavy industrial rack, antique coffee & ice grinders, antique car lanterns, Dietz Police lantern, nautical ship bell, antique cast elephant, collection of working wall clocks, English pocket watches, “The Hunter” desk lamp, Art Deco airplane lamps, solid brass Griswold sun dial, antique lanterns, heavy cast iron pig’s head mold, neat 1914 Johnson bus farebox, Canadian coins, native baskets, hand carved decoys, wooden & bronze ship’s wheels, antique Barograph barometer in oak case, antique oak wall phone & candlestick phone, Griswold rabbit mold, antique cast boot scraper, yellow gumball machine, wooden pond boats, rare salesman sample stool, advertising crates, cast iron frying pans & molds, vintage glass view slides, old photo albums, WW1 brass cigarette box & more.

 

 

Country Primitives & Period Furniture:

STUNNING 1800’S Persian trunk with heavy forged strapping, primitive maple tilt-top candle stand, early 1900’s multi-drawer pine apothecary chest, antique dome- top pine trunk, 8 drawer pine country work table, pine counter top chest, 5 finger painted crocks & jugs, country scales, antique pine tool chest, antique buckets & trunks, fireplace tools, antique cream cans, pine 4 drawer tool chest & more.

 

 

 Gold:

18k gold key wind English pocket watch, 1911 Indian head 2 ½ American gold coin, 1910 Edward Vll gold sovereign coin set in large 18k gold band, wow antique ladies 9ct gold purse, 10k gold pocket watch chain & charm, 2 antique brooches set in 14k gold, ornate gold & diamond pendant & chain, gold chain with sapphire & diamond pendant, 14k Gold Waltham ladies pocket watch with gold brooch, 14k antique Eastern Star ring, Victorian gold fob locket & watch key, stunning 14k gold ring with 128.92 carat octagon cut citrine & diamonds, 14k gold pocket knife, 1910 Tiffany & Co 14K gold retractable telescopic mechanical pencil, ornate 10K gold thimbles & more.  

 

 

Louis Vuitton Trunk & Ladies Accessories:

Important 1800’s Louis Vuitton trunk, wonderful parquetry inlaid table-top jewelry box cabinet, lovely Sherman bracelet & matching earrings, vibrant 1920’s ladies mesh purse, stunning 1940’s ladies velour evening bag with silver thread embroidery of peacocks made by Chutton Lal & Bros. Agra, India, STUNNING 1800’s hand painted fan with highly carved mother of pearl frame with hand painted accents in original Tiffany box, 1863 sterling silver case, sterling silver folding spectacles, Birks sterling ring box & more.  

 

 

Crystal and China:

Rare “Peacock at the Fountain” Northwood Carnival glass pitcher & tumblers, lovely collection of large Beswick & Royal Doulton horses, ornate 1800’s vases, antique stain glass windows, slag glass Tiffany style table lamp, Roseville bowl, Tiffany crystal, 2 tone crystal vase, 3 carnival glass bowls, lovely crystal hurricane boudoir lamps & more.

 

DELIVERY AVAILABLE
Terms: Visa, MasterCard, Debit, Cash, Cheque, Buyer’s Premium

 

Absentee Bids – Phone Bids - Questions

If you have any questions on any of the items or would like to leave a bid on any items, please call Jared at (506) 878 7890 for more information.

 

 

 Key Auctions -Invitation to Consign

We are now accepting consignments for our forthcoming sales. Should you require a free valuation of your items or wish to learn more about the auction process, we invite you to contact us at (506) 878 7890 or (506) 852 4500 or via email at 00steeves@hotmail.ca  to schedule a complimentary appointment.

 

 

STUNNING 1800’S Persian trunk with heavy forged strapping – 67 inches wide by 19 inches deep

Stunning piece for the modern to antique home – fabulous rustic appeal – great original teal paint!

Would make for a fabulous credenza - DON’T MISS THIS PPORTUNITY

 

 

Mid-century Lane cedar chest with drawer

 

Fabulous mid-century modular inner locking bench or 4 side chairs

 

 

Mid-century 9 drawer credenza – 64 inches wide by 20 inches deep

 

Vibrant pair of mid-century club chairs – clean

 

Iconic Edward Wormley mid-century coffee table – 37 inches in diameter & 18 inches tall

 

IMPORTANT PETER W ROGERS OIL ON CANVAS TITLED “ACADIA COAST, MAINE” SIGNED LOWER RIGHT

DO YOUR RESEARCH ON THIS ARTIST!! SUBSTANTIAL WORK-4 FEET BY 3 FEET NOT INCLUDING FRAME 

HE HAS MULTIPLE LISTINGS IN NEW ENGLAND GALLERY’S OF WORKS THIS SIZE FOR $10 000 USD

https://www.loricaartworks.com/Artists/pete-rogers.html

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

 

Original 1950s-1960s Mid-Century Modern Eames-style leather lounge chair and ottoman – in great order

 

Wonderful parquetry inlaid table-top jewelry box cabinet

Measuring 15 inches wide by 8 inches deep & 11 inches tall  

This striking jewelry casket circa 1950 is elaborately inlaid with traditional geometric, parquetry mosaic on all sides. The dome lid and front doors open to reveal an elaborately fitted, architectural interior. The lid interior displays a small mirror above an arrangement of small drawers, framed by a balustrade and arches. The cabinet is inlaid with various exotic woods and bone. 

 

The finest micro mosaic craftsmanship.

One similar has recently sold for $1800.00 USD at Eron Johnson Antiques, Denver Colorado

To view, please visit the link below

https://eronjohnsonantiques.com/products/s-117-0034-indian-inlaid-dome-top-jewelry-cabinet?fbclid=IwAR2MLGpkCe6QLcI_4GFBY6EBTvwOvgMQzaw7yuQ283FjipKI2CVOu5hkWZo

 

First Nations Mi'kmaq mid 1800’s porcupine quill box 9 ½ inches wide by 5 ¼ inches tall

 with dyed and natural porcupine quill, birchbark, spruce root and wood. 

 

Important 1800’s Louis Vuitton Trunk – 30 inches wide by 20 inches deep & 26 inches tall

 

 

 

Victorian cast iron curtain design garden settee – extremely scarce & desirable

 

Gerard Collins cityscape “Paradise Row – Saint John” oil on canvas – 30 inches by 24 inches

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Lovely antique Ganong’s - St. Stephen, N.B. chocolate tin

 

Collection of finger-painted stoneware crocks

 

Saint John stoneware ginger beer bottles

 

1939 – 1940 – 1941 – 1942 original NB Game Warden badges

 

1907 British bayonet

 

Antique Henry Hughes & Son – London - Maritime ship’s compass in mahogany case

 

 

Stunning Western Canada antique reversible coverlet signed Ellon Lampman - 1845

 

Important mid 1800’s bronze candelabra – 28 inches tall

stamped DG. 602 on the bottom

 

18k gold key wind English pocket watch

 

 

 

 

1911 Indian head 2 ½ American gold coin

 

1910 Edward Vll gold sovereign ring - coin set in large 18k gold band

 

Unusual antique ladies 9ct gold purse

 

10k gold pocket watch chain & charm

 

Substantial antique “Baccante” brooch set in 14k

 

Ornate gold & diamond pendant & chain

 

14k Gold Waltham ladies pocket watch with gold brooch

 

Eastern Star ring – in 14k band

 

 

Victorian gold fob locket & watch key

 

Stunning 14k gold ring with 128.92 carat octagon cut citrine & diamonds

 

14k gold pocket knife

 

Lovely Sherman bracelet & matching earrings

 

Vibrant 1920’s ladies mesh purse

 

Stunning 1940’s ladies velour evening bag with silver thread embroidery of peacocks made by Chutton Lal & Bros. Agra, India

Do your research on this!

 

1954 Canadian 10 dollar devil’s face flawed bank note

 

Collection of early L.M. Montgomery books including first editions

 

Early S. Mc Diarmid Druggist – 49 King Street Saint John bottle

 

Dibblee’s Drug Store Fredericton poison bottle

 

Early 1800’s Mrs Neale NB folksy hand-painted portrait from Saint John Estate

Framed by Hoyt Bros. 47-49 Germain St., St. John NB

 

Lovely early 1900’s ornate solid mahogany 2 door cabinet

54 inches wide by 15 ½ inches deep & 46 inches high

Made by Reynolds & McCulloch House Furnishers – Glasgow

 

Lovely early 1900’s ornate solid mahogany 1 door cabinet – 22 inches x 15 inches x 40 inches tall

 

IMPORTANT 1800’s Au Nain Bleu leather cased backgammon set – WOW – historical toy company since 1836 in France, creator of some of the world’s most expensive toys
Do your research on this company & set – DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

 

 

 

Miller Brittain “IN FOCUS” two serigraphs and a recording of Miller Britain’s voice.

 

 

Sally Wildman acrylic on board – 5 feet by 4 ½ feet

Originally hung in the Confederation Art Gallery & Museum – Charlottetown - P.E.I

 

Collection of porcelain door pushes

 

Original “The Citizen” embossed sign in great conditions

Scarce piece of New Brunswick advertising 

 

 

Part of a collection of early Saint John advertising items to be sold

 

Vintage Budweiser pool / bar light – 46 inches  long

 

 

Stunning industrial Rushmore searchlight – with industrial stand

Estate fresh from Saint John Estate – DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

1 of 2 industrial factory gears 

Marked on wheel is – Mc Avity Saint John

 

 

Rare collection of wooden antique hat molds – these don’t show up!

 

 

Antique factory shoe rack – great industrial / re purposed décor 

44 inches wide by 14 inches deep & 57 inches tall

 

Fabulous 1940’s DODGE truck front end – 3 feet wide by 31 inches tall & 19 inches deep

Completely original this front end would be great in any garage / mancave; it could be re purposed into a bar… made into a light, the options are endless!

 

Early 1900’s cast iron mail boxes – part of a substantial lot of cast iron items!

 

Neat 1915 optical light – great industrial light – 1 of many from a collection of industrial lighting

 

 

 

2 feet tall brass hanging nautical light

 

100+ year old wooden saloon doors – great rustic décor / wall hangings

Each door is 11 inches wide by 49 inches tall

 

Lovely Gerard Collins framed pastel 30 inches by 38 inches

 

Gerard Collins interior with Saint John cityscape – framed oil on canvas

20 inches by 42 inches not including frame

 

Gerard Collins Shaw’s lake oil on canvas – 20 inches by 10 inches

 

Detailed Gerard Collins framed pastel – 37 inches by 30 inches

 

Substantial Gerard Collins oil on canvas – stretched – 42 inches by 42 inches

 

Gerard Collins titled Saint John cityscape oil on canvas – 24 inches by 18 inches wide – stretched

 

Gerard Collins Saint John cityscape oil on canvas –16 inches by 20 inches

 

Folksy trunk painted by Gerard Collins – signed 2017 – 15 inches wide by 9 inches tall & 9 inches deep

 

Gerard Collins framed oil on canvas - 25 inches by 18 inches not including the frame

 

Gerard Collins interior pastel – matted & framed

 

Gerard Collins – Saint John cityscape pastel – matted & framed

 

Stunning collection of antique pipes & cases – see additional pics below in the general gallery

 

Antique ivory oriental cigarette holder - 13 inches long – highly carved with dragons

 

 

 

Collection of fountain pens in Victorian inlaid box

 

Older Mont Blanc fountain pen

 

Antique Tiffany & Co 14K gold retractable telescopic mechanical pencil circa 1910

 

 

STUNNING 1800’s hand painted fan with highly carved mother of pearl frame with hand painted accents

Found in the estate in an early Tiffany & Co box – quality is second to none! Likely something that was purchased from Tiffany’s in the late 1800’s – over all good condition!  

 

Ornate 10K gold thimbles 

 

Ornate sterling case

with engraving ‘’given on December 25th 1863’’

 

Lovely antique brooch set in 14k

 

Gold necklace with sapphire & diamond pendant

 

Exceptional Oriental carved fern stand with marble top

A good early & tight example – approximately 3 ½ feet tall

 

 

Pair of French inlaid Vitrine cabinets – nice undersize

 

Lovely 2 drawer 1800s harvest table

 

Unique walnut bookcase & cabinet – 51 inches wide by 15 inches deep & 49 inches tall

 

Solid teak mid-century lamp with fiberglass shade – mint

 

Mid-century 8 drawer chest – 54 inches wide by 21 inches deep

 

Mid-century cabinet – 45 inches wide by 18 inches deep

 

Fabulous set of retro chairs in excellent condition with table & leaf

 

Unique primitive pine 8 drawer (4 on each side) country work table

 

Fabulous set of 4 early 1900’s cast iron swivel top stools – matching

 

Two XL 1920’S cast iron doorstops including:

RARE boat doorstop 18 inches tall & in original condition

Great collectible – great decor!

 

1 of 2 vintage movie lights – neat industrial lighting

 

  

Unique original 1940s small keg light on stand – neat industrial lighting

 

1 of 2 antique cast iron peelers – this one is dated 1878

 

    

Fabulous find – 1930’s Hamilton Beach milkshake shop mixer, with porcelain base!

As found – extremely rare!

 

Rare “Peacock at the Fountain” Northwood Carnival glass pitcher & tumblers – Amethyst

 

Lovely collection of large Beswick & Royal Doulton horses

 

J.R. Kennedy (American 1902 – 1974) – oil on linen – 14 inches by 24 inches – not including frame

Well documented artist – do your research

 

Alfano Dardari (Italy 1924 – 1988) Surrealist oil on canvas - 12 inches by 32 inches - not including frame

Well documented artist – do your research

 

 

Peggy Smith (Saint John) “Saint John String Quartet” – oil on canvas– 18 inches by 12 inches

 

Stunning Victorian 3 tier accent table

 

Ornate 1800’s vases – 18 ½ inches

 

Small antique store display case – 19 inches wide

 

Antique cast iron book press – unique industrial décor

 

 

Unique 1800’s table top adjustable display stand 

 

Antique seltzer bottles & heavy industrial rack

 

Antique coffee & ice grinders

 

Substantial 1940’s Crouse Hinds industrial lights

With a little cleaning, these lamps can be really something!

 

Vintage industrial style Laundry hamper

 

Antique car lanterns – including Dietz Police lantern

 

Substantial 1800s brass lantern – stamped Montreal

 

Fabulous accent lamp – 35 inches tall

Transformed from an antique wall paper roller

 

XL nautical hanging ship’s bell

 

1920’s cast iron elephant cigarette dispenser

 

Beautiful large stained glass jewelled window

 

Arcade toy tractor – 12 inches long

 

Clean Buddy L “Riding Academy” press steel truck

 

Heavy cast toy cannon

 

1 of 2 WW1 bayonets to be sold

 

WWII German dagger

 

Pine counter top with large drawer - 47 ½ inches wide by 28 ½ inches deep

 

Mid-century armed accent chair

 

Modern quality 3 drawer solid chest – 41 ½ inches by 18 ½ inches deep

 

High quality mahogany inlaid demilune – 42 inches wide

 

Quality modern light up display cabinet – 29 inches wide by 16 inches deep

 

Unique handcrafted pine 1 door nautical cabinet – 20 inches wide by 12 inches deep by 31 inches tall

 

Solid oak country bench – 43 inches wide

 

Antique pine 9 drawer cabinet - 28 inches wide by 12 inches deep & 19 inches tall

 

Collection of working antique wall clocks

 

Heavy cast & brass Faraday antique fire alarm

 

1910 “The Hunter” desk lamp

 

1940’s Art Deco chrome airplane lamp

 

Selection of vintage fans – industrial décor

 

Large slag glass floral table tamp

 

Griswold solid brass sun dial

 

Unique cast iron pig’s head mold

 

Antique lanterns

 

Unique 1914 Johnson bus Farebox

 

3 pieces of La Creuset kitchenwares

 

2 mid-century chairs – original condition

 

Substantial cast iron décor – perfect planter.. etc..

 

Quality leather top mahogany mid size executive desk – 60 inches wide by 30 inches deep

 

Clean inlaid d table with drawer – 52 inches wide by 17 ½ inches deep

 

Glass sided display credenza – 58 inches wide by 16 inches deep

 

Antique Barograph Barometer in oak case