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MAJOR THANKSGIVING ART & ESTATE AUCTION

Saint John

Holiday Monday, October 14th, 2019

Preview 10:00am   -   Auction 12:00pm

 

Saint John Trade and Convention Center

One Market Square, Saint John

New Brunswick

 

 

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

 

Featuring collections from numerous Maritime Estates & including:

Rothesay, Saint John, Fredericton, Saint Andrews, Sussex, Amherst & more.

 

ESTATE INFO:

This major holiday auction will feature 400+ top lots, fresh-to-the-market from numerous estates & collections throughout the region. One major estate to be featured is the Estate of the late John Shaw, one of NB beloved potters. Throughout his life, John had moved around from Ontario to Bar Harbour, Maine, where he and his wife operated a fine antique shop. John had a vast knowledge in pottery and porcelains; he also was very talented in restoring furniture and A strong passion for collecting unique & rare antiques his whole life! This collection will feature a stunning selection of Oriental porcelains like none other seen in the region, as well as an important collection of furniture dating back to the 1600’s. There will be numerous pieces being auctioned that were originally in William Maxwell's (one of Canada’s most noted early 20th century architects) summer home, “Tillietudlem,” located in St. Andrews, including a fabulous Art Nouveau sideboard designed by none other than himself. We will also be offering a large collection of Mid-Century teak & rosewood furnishings from a Hampton NB estate. Several private collections from Fredericton will also feature quality regional art, Mary Pratt, Gerard Collins, major works by Toby Graser, Bruno Bobak, Violet Gillett, as well as 19th century European art. A strong offering of regional furniture will be up for grabs including Emery & a complete solid mahogany dining suite from Paul Rantal. There is a beautiful selection of Estate Fresh gold & costume jewellery, as well as over 7500 grams of sterling silver flatware and serving dishes. Clocks include an exceptional early 1800’s mahogany case clock and an Omega Chronometer de marine among others. Fresh-to-the-market from a Fredericton estate is a large lot of WWl & WWll military bayonets, sword, pins & more; many collectibles including toys & advertising; numerous hand knotted Persian wool rugs in various sizes; great selection of lighting including many 1920’s slag glass table lamps. Primitives include a stunning Birdseye maple washstand & an early NB detailed crooked knife; collection of Deichmann to be sold from a prominent Saint John estate; beautiful 1836 Blaksley family sampler, desirable selection of Victorian cast iron planters; pair of marble 3ft tall carved foo dogs; nautical lighting, 1835 Saint John bank notes & so much more! These lots among other key consignments will make for a great day of selling.

 

OVER 400+ FRESH TO THE MARKET LOTS ALL TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS THESE DEALS!

 

SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE & EVERY PRICE RANGE

ALL ARE WELCOME

 

 

CAN’T MAKE ATTEND THE AUCTION? 

ABSENTEE BIDS – PHONE BIDS – AVAILABLE  

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.

 

 

1st time auction goers welcome:

You'll find an exciting day of buying with everything from 5 dollars and up! Great place to come and do your shopping!  You'll be amazed at what the quality furniture goes 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, jewellery, collectibles, & more! Find yourself a DIY project or start your collection. Delivery is available and we accept cash, Debit, Visa & Mastercard. 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!

 

 

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

 

SPECIAL HILTON HOTEL RATE WITH BREAKFAST

CALL DAVID CRAIG – 506 632 8559

 

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.

 

 

 

Magnificent pair of carved marble foo dogs – SUBSTANTIAL

3 feet tall by 13 ½ inches wide by 20 ½ inches deep

Comparable ones this size can be found online for upwards of $9000.00

FRESH TO THE MARKET & WILL BE SOLD - DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

FRESH TO THE MARKET FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION IS THIS STUNNING ART NOUVEAU SIDEBOARD

This piece originally designed by Edward Maxwell (one of Canada’s most noted architects) & comes from his summer home in St Andrews, “TILLETUDLEM”

Designed by Maxwell for his wife; on the bottom of the center drawer reads:

“Elizabeth Ellen Maxwell, December 25th, 1905”

A REAL UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO OWN AN IMPORTANT PIECE OF CANADIAN HISTORY -

56 inches wide by 26 inches deep 61 inches tall

 

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

MAJOR WORK by Gerard Collins – 2009 

30 inches by 54inches – oil on canvas

 

Mid-Century teak credenza – 66 inches by 18 inches by 29 inches

 

Vibrant pair of Mid-Century steel frame chairs by Steelcase

 

Fun Mid-Century Postal Telegraph wall clock – 20 inches in diameter

 

 

Solid teak Mid-Century table & 2 leaves with 6 chairs

 

 

Stunning & rare set of Mid-Century Rosenthal “Jahre” Studio Linie porcelain dish set – 87 pieces

 

Country Primitives including 2 gallon crock with finger painted bird & pantry boxes in original paint

 

1836 Elizabeth Blaksley – St John sampler - A great early example

 DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

Sampling of Deichmann pottery collection to be sold

 

Mary Pratt – RCA - watercolor titled: Sch. Fieldwood 1920

Do some research on the schooner; it has a colorful history

Measures 24 inches by 20 inches

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

 

Early 1835’s Saint John bank notes - RARE 

 

Vintage Eames style lounge chair & ottoman

 

Stunning Toby Graser abstract 37 inches wide by 57 ½ tall

EXHIBITED IN MEXICO

 

Major work by Toby Graser oil on canvas 8 feet by 4 feet – cost over $3000.00

EXHIBITED IN VANCOUVER

Well documented & noted regional artist – DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

RARE Omega Chronometer De Marine - $$$$$

Look these up – do not miss this opportunity

 

Stunning 17th century Italian walnut credenza – estate fresh

Picked in Europe by a knowledgeable antique dealer for a Canadian General and was brought to Canada post war.

62 inches wide by 22 inches deep & 46 inches tall

Pieces this early & of this magnitude do not show up often in the auction world.... especially in the region!

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY!

 

Lovely Georgian mahogany 4 drawer chest with great inlay detail – 41 inches wide by 21 inches deep

 

STUNNING  1820 Sheraton Birdseye maple washstand – WOW!

21 ½ inches wide by 16 inches deep & 31 inches tall

THIS PIECE IS COVERED IN BIRDSEYE MAPLE – FRONT, BACK, SIDES, COLUMNS

You won’t find a nicer period washstand! Don’t miss this opportunity!

 

Beautiful semi-antique hand knotted Persian wool rug – 119 inches by 62 inches

 

Lovely 1920’s leaded glass table lamp

 

Rare & unique 1920’s table lamp & case glass shade

 

Stunning & Impressive antique Chinese porcelain platter – 20 inches wide

Do your research on these – good early examples

Stunning & Impressive antique Chinese porcelain platter – 17 inches wide

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

Stunning collection of 19th century Imari vases – 19 ½ & 20 ½ & 19 ½ inches tall

Estate fresh – don’t miss this opportunity

 

Stunning 1800’s Chinese Rose Medallion dish & tray

 

 

1800’s antique Chinese lucky peach porcelain – great quality & detail

 

 

Stunning Mid-Century rosewood coffee table – 39 inches diameter by 20 inches tall

 

Impressive Mid-Century teak credenza – 91 inches wide by 19 ½ inches deep & 30 inches tall

 

Sweet Mid-Century rosewood 2 sliding door cabinet – mint

 42 ½ inches wide by 17 inches deep & 26 inches tall

 

 

Fabulous pair of solid teak Mid-Century Shelving units – WOW!

50 ½ inches wide by 16 inches deep & 75 inches tall - DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY 

 

Lovely Mid-Century hanging teak light fixture

 

Great pair of Mid-Century teak accent chairs

 

Unique Mid-Century teak bench – 38 inches by 16 inches

 

 

Lovely Mid-Century desk chair

 

This auction will feature contents from John Shaw’s personal collection including:

substantial pieces of his works in pottery, porcelain, his wooden sign & drawings by him!

 

Rare Erica Deichmann Gregg watercolors on Masonite panels – measuring 32 ¾ by 17 inches

Purchased from Kevin Bonds’ Auction many moons ago.

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

Unique Deichmann pottery vases

 

Deichmann pottery collection

Deichmann pottery collection

 

Deichmann pottery collection

 

1930’s Structo press steel trunk with original paint

 

Circa 1900 French horse racing game – clean example

 

Helmut Gransow original painting “Sugar House – Airs Cliff” 1976

12 inches by 10 inches not including frame

 

Lovely Irene Coffin Canadian framed pastels to be sold

Above:24 inches by 20 inches – Below: 24 ½ inches by 19 inches

 

 

Stunning Arts & Crafts Chest – Purchased in the 90’s for $5000.00

Will be sold to the highest bidder – DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

Impressive 1880’s Northwind oak arm chairs - MINT

 

Stunning finely hand knotted Persian rug – 147 by 108

Would have cost well over $4000.00 new – will be sold to the highest bidder!

 

Clean reading chairs – semi antique Oriental rug – John Shaw pottery lamp

 

Lovely Georgian drop side table

17 ½ inches by 30 inches by 28 inches – 33 inches opened

 

Bill Shaw – Lot’s wife turned into salt – carved sculptures 26 inches tall

Cost $10 000 at a Beaverbrook Art Gallery fundraiser

Do your research on this internationally known artist!

 

Collection of early Military bayonets & swords to be sold

German – Japan – Canadian – Australian – American

 

3 stunning hand made cannons by: Walter E. Currie – Fredericton

Above: English 1792 10 inch Sea Mortar – Below: 2 smaller examples

 

Unique antique steam engine & solid oak stand – 20 inches long

 

Stunning NB crooked knife – Estate Fresh – Found outside of Fredericton

 

Gerard Collins “Queen Street” pastel – framed - 38 inches by 30 inches

 

Gerard Collins oil on canvas Saint John cityscape – framed - 29 inches by 39 inches

 

2 Vibrant Gerard Collins “Chelsey Street” oil on canvas - 36 x 24 inches

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

Paul Healy “Little Boy Running” oil on canvas – 23 ½ inches by 18 ½ inches

 

Peggy Smith “Encaustic Tableau Saint John String Quartet #02”

Encaustic – 24 inches by 18 inches

 

Peggy Smith “Dvorak #1” – Saint John Symphony -

Encaustic – 24 inches by 18 ½ inches

 

Rene Collins flowers & cityscape on antique window

 Acrylic – 40 inches by 22 inches

 

Violette Gillett watercolor – 28 inches by 24 inches

 

Violette Gillett watercolor - 28 inches by 24 inches

 

Arthur Lloy “Shore late afternoon” oil – 12 inches by 10 inches – not including frame 

 

71 pieces of Sterling Silver flatware – 2430 grams not including knives

**OVER 7500+ grams of non-weighted sterling silver to be SOLD**

 

Estate Fresh Antique & Vintage Jewellery

 

Fabulous pair of 1800’s undersize trunks- great décor

 

2 large antique English ship’s lanterns

 

Stunning 19th century hand knotted Persian wool rug 85 inches by 53 inches

 

Bruno Bobak “Farm at Dorchester” serigraph 31/90 - 29 inches by 25inches

 

Molly Lamb B “Queen Street” serigraph 40/50 – 33 inches by 26 ½ inches

 

J C Miles watercolor, Titled “Oak Hill, Deer Island, N.B.” – 19 inches by 16 ½ inches

 

Early 1800’s highly inlaid mahogany case clock

15 ½ inches wide by 9 ½ inches deep

 

Substantial 19th Century Ansonia Clock – New York

 

Important 1930’s Globe on original cast base – in good order

 

Sampling of antique slag glass lighting to be sold!

 

Impressive collection of 40 military badges

 

Clean pair of designer wingback chairs

 

1 of 6 dinning chairs made by Paul Rantal – Saint John NB cabinet maker

 

Paul Rantal solid mahogany dining room table & chairs– mint – with documentation

A lovely table & chair set – great example – complete sets rarely show up

            DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY 

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

 

Solid mahogany display cabinet by Paul Rantal – SJ Cabinet maker

 

Lovely Paul Rantal solid mahogany footstool

 

Lovely Emery solid mahogany fireside bench

 

Gerard Collins floral pastel – 30 inches by 38 inches

 

MAJOR WORK by Gerard Collins - Framed

Oil on canvas – 20 ½ by 43 ½ inches

 

Lovely John Cook “Winter Pond” painting

Well documented Nova Scotian Artist - 16 x 20 inches

 

Finely hand knotted Persian wool rug – 121 inches by 93 inches

 

Stunning semi-antique Persian hand knotted wool rug – 56 inches by 36 inches

 

Lovely hand knotted Persian wool rug – 122 inches by 76 inches

 

Stunning & Rare Globe Wernicke leaded glass door oak barrister’s bookcase

34 inches wide by 12 inches deep by 42 inches tall

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY!

 

Lovely hand knotted Persian wool rug – 122 inches by 97 inches

 

IMPORTANT 19th century Imari bowl in 19th Century bronze European stand

An exceptional early piece – originally came from Eleanor Schlosshauer-Reynolds Estate

 

1800’s pair of Imari jars from TILLETUDLEM St Andrews Estate

 

Kangxi – Qing Dynasty – Porcelain vase – approximately 6 inches tall

 

Antique oriental square dining table - 39 inches by 39 inches & 34 inches tall

 

 

 

“KIOTO WARE”

1 of 3 important plates from the 1875 book “Keramic Arts of Japan”

FRAMEd & STUNNING QUALITY $$$$

 

 

Antique oriental porcelain lamps

 

Fabulous pair of 19th century Imari vases – great detail

 

19th century blue & white Chinese porcelain plate – 12 ½

 

STUNNING 19th century pair of very ornate French Fleur-de-Lis andirons - 26 inches tall

Originally purchased from a castle in Europe – brought back to Moncton & have been in the “Crandall Studios” home since!

The biggest photographing company at the turn of the century in Moncton.

Pairs not as nice can be found online for anywhere from $3400.00-$5000.00

WILL BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE TO HIGHEST BIDDER – DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

French 1730 Regence wall mount carved & marble console table

 

Stunning pair of 1800’s heavily carved legs – 21 inches tall

 

William Thornley – (1857-1935) – 16 inches by 10 inches

Exceptional 19th century oil on canvas by well decorated marine painter William Thornley

Do your research on this artist! 

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

 

Stunning 19th century book engravings – hand painted – watercolors

10 inches by 12 inches

 

Horace Walter Gilbert (1855-1928)

“Study of Poplars” & “Study of Ash tree”

7 ½ by 11 inches each – originally came from William Maxwell St Andrews Estate - “TILLETUDLEM”

 

Fabulous 1800’s whimsical framed oil painting – 12 ½ by 17 inches

 

Gerard Collins Oil on Canvas – 24 inches by 18 inches

 

Unique Acadian 3D frames art – Fernand Hache – 22 ½ by 19 inches

 

Signed Canadian watercolor Don Ward

4 ½ x 3 ½ inches not including frame or matting

 

David Silverberg signed Artist Proof – 17 ½ by 17 ½ inches

 

Birks Sterling Silver monogramed P flatware – 1920 grams not including knives

 

Collection of antique sterling silver

 

West German brooch & earring set

 

10k gold antique brooch

 

14k gold ladies’ bangle

 

Sweet 1920’s sterling silver evening / card purses 

 

 

French carriage clock with porcelain dial – appears to be working

made & sold by Shreve Crump & Low fine Boston jewellers

 

Exceptional early 1800’s arrow back rocking chair with arms – great primitive

 

With unique cut out stretcher

 

Stunning Acadian pine 1800’s corner shelf

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

Wow – set of 6 original early 1800’s Windsor chairs – sets of 6 never show up

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

Lovely primitive blanket boxes:

Above: pine box with original mustard paint & stencil – 29 inches by 14 inches by 15 inches

Below: pine blanket box with till in original green paint – 38 inches by 15 inches by 14 inches

 

 

Unique fireplace screen with 1800’s cast panels 14 inches by 44 inches each

 

Lovely NB hand made salesman sample chest – circa 1900

16 ½ inches by 12 inches by 26 inches

 

 

Left: Porcelain Star Weekly Sign – 8 inches by 28 inches

Right: Rare Hubbly 1920’s cast iron door stop in original paint 

 

Antique Montreal hanging nautical lantern with red globe

 

1940’s MOBO horse riding toy – in near mint condition

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

Rare 1930s antique rotary telephone

 

Impressive Stanley No 55 combination plane with many attachments - SWEETHART

 

 

History…. Admiral Beatty Hotel – Saint John N.B. hotel key

 

German violin found in Fredericton Estate – Carlton Anton Lippold

Inside the case war remnants found & to be sold with it 

 

Important Bayonet Collection to be sold – featuring this Japanese bayonet

 

Sweet early tin lithographed Banquet Pop Corn cup

 

Chisels with early St John forgery tips 

 

Early 1900’s Bronze pair of pirate bookends

 

Stunning antique finely hand knotted Persian rug – 78 inches by 62 inches

 

Stunning antique finely hand knotted Persian runner – 103 inches by 32 inches

 

Quality Federal mahogany desk – 38 inches by 18 inches by 53 inches

 

Stunning 1800’s chest with inlay & desk – 47 inches by 22 inches by 45 inches

 

Mahogany Regency Etagere

 

Pair of quality 1800’s work tables

 

  

Fabulous selection of quality Victorian accent chairs MINT CLEAN

 

Quality Baker’s hall table – mint – 54 inches wide by 16 inches deep & 28 inches tall

 

Lovely pair of Ethan Allen footstools

 

Desirable 1920’s slag glass & brass lamp

 

 

1920’s newel post & fabulous skyscraper period glass globe

 

 

Lovely antique lighting including Miller banquet lamp & Vaseline glass light fixture 

 

Substantial 19th century blown glass Venetian chalice

 

Rare 19th century Wheeling Peachblow Glass spherical scent bottle fitted with Gorham silver embossed top

 

Birks sterling silver tea set – 735 grams

 

Northumbria Sterling Silver flatware set – 463 grams

 

Birks Sterling Silver flatware set “Saxon” pattern – 306 grams

 

Northumbria Sterling Silver flatware set – “Cello” pattern – 593 grams

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

Sterling silver candlesticks & compote

 

Antique gold jewellery

 

Lovely antique cameo brooch

 

Sampling of sterling & costume jewellery to be sold

 

Sweet antique cast iron floor grate made into a stand – heavy quality

18 inches by 15 inches by 22 inches

 

Fabulous red industrial lighting shades

 

Mid-Century teak adjustable wall shelf

 

Teak chiffonier chest – 36 inches by 18 inches by 47 inches

 

Mid-Century pair of teak wall stands – 14 inches by 19 inches each

 

Impressive stainless steel champagne bucket – 40 inches by 20 inches

 

Designer antique wing back chair – clean upholstery

 

Wing chair & ottoman – mint clean

 

Impressive & unique 1880’s Victorian hall table

 

A.    McGibbon Watercolor 27inches by 20 inches

 

Vintage Picasso print? – 14 inches by 18 inches

 

Lovely hand knotted wool runner – 95 inches by 28 inches

 

Chic antique 1 door cabinet – 24 ½ x 12 x 44 ½ inches 

 

1820s XL pine settler’s chest – with original paint – great coffee table - storage

49 inches by 21` inches by 22 inches

 

Antique NB carved paddle with original paint

 

Desirable primitive 19th century maple breadboards

 

Substantial cast iron scotty dog boot scrapper

 

Antique anchor – 31 inches tall

 

Antique survey – great industrial décor

Solid oak tripod base could be used as a floor lamp base

 

Decorative 20 drawer oriental style cabinet 29 inches by 22 ½ by 60 inches

 

Sampling of a lovely antique oil lamp collection to be sold

 

Important pair of 1800’s Victorian cast iron urns – approximately 2 ½ feet tall

Antique cast iron is very scarce... DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY

 

 

Stunning 3 ½ feet tall 1800’s Victorian cast iron urns

 

Important pair of 1800’s cast iron urns – approximately – 2 feet wide

 

 

 

SPREAD THE WORD & SAVE THE DATE – SEE YOU ALL MONDAY OCTOBER 14TH

 

QUESTIONS – ABSENTEE & PHONE BIDS

JARED D STEEVES – KEY AUCTIONS – 506 878 7890

 

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