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Next Auction Date: Sunday 12/8/19 @ Noon!

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Fontaine Heritage Antique Auction Details for Sunday January 12th 2014:
Auction begins at Noon

We will be selling over 400 of the Best Victorian Oak, Clocks, Lamps, Sterling, a Life Collection of Fabulous Hard to Find Bronzes, Victrolas, China, Art Glass, Pottery, Paintings from Estates in Pittsfield, Southern Conn., Canaan & Albany NY.

Bronzes: A Fabulous 40 year Private Collection of Bronzes: Fabulous Bronze w/2 Courting Horses signed P.J. Mene "L’ACCOLADE" (27 x 18). Unbelievable Indian Riding Horse Signed Alexander Phimister Proctor 1898 Gold Medal Paris Exposition 1900 (30 x 45), Huge Lincoln Head 26" tall by Anna Hyatt Huntington, Super Pair of Bronze Horses and Rider signed Guillaume Coustou (Marly Horses?). Large Bronze Horsehead signed Anna Hyatt Huntington #4 of 25 (1937), Massive 3 Horse on Trail (62 x 27)signed Clark, Super Bronze Nude (22 x 15) signed Gasualdi, Great Bronze Center Pc. 26", Signed F. Barbedienne, Massive 37" Bronze Urn Centerpiece w/ mythological scenes, Massive Pair of Bronze Andirons w/ Cupid. Angels, Dragons over 3 feet tall, Pair of Brass Andirons w/ Large Lions and Claw feet. Fabulous Bronze 25" Semi Nude Indian in Kayak signed C.M. Russell, Bronze Statue of Carpenters Signed A> Joseph Kinkel 86/1000 (10 x 10). Semi Nude 17" signed R. Sauvage, 2 Retro Bronzes, 4 men riding a horse and man playing a phype, Glass Top Table w/ 4 Bronze Dogs supports. 2 Recast Remingtons Mountain Man & Buffalo Signal, plus more.

Victorian: Some of the nicest We’ve had in a long time – A brief list as follows: Most Incredible Herter Quality w/ huge Scenic Porcelain Plaque Marquetry Inlay with Bronze Plaques, Lg Maidens heads. Black & Gold Incest Corinthian Columns w/ Tiger Maple Interior (Must See) Sweet signed Thomas Brooks Inlaid Credenza with Instruments & Floral inlay in pristine condition, fantastic Roux Quality Rosewood Etegere w/ multi shelf side, Urn finials & Pierce carved crest, Super Horner Partner’s Desk w/ open mouth winged lions , lion’s head pulls and large claw feet, The Best scenic marquetry center table with Renaissance Base and Bronze plaques, Rare cast iron 19th c. Hall tree w/ Iron Cockatoo top, massive marble top sideboard w/ open mouth winged lions supports, rams head crest, fish and nut carved doors, w/ huge crest signed A. S. & Co, Massive 2 piece marble top bedroom set w/ triple panel w/ lady heads & massive crest, wonderful Man in the Mountain Horner China cabinet w/ men, wing Griffins fully Serpentine w. mirrored back and glass shelves, Match pair marquetry Inlay serpentine curio cabinets w/ all over bronze work w/ bronze ladies, Jeliff inset marble center table w/ maidens heads, Super 72" inlaid French Empire Library Table w/ Bronze Ormalow signed Bittner & Son Louisville, KY, Cast Iron Table w/ winged maiden legs, nice 54" Continental Cylinder Desk w/ adjustable writing surface & figurine maple interior, fancy cylinder roll secretary Etegere w/ Grape carved crest, Set of 3 stacking tables w/ checker board, federal sofa w/ eagle head back, 2 part oriental plate cupboard w/ claw feet, large marquetry French desk w/ huge Bronze ladies and all over bronze ormalow, Super pair of inlaid Black Forest plaques, Several walnut bookcases, Victorian curio w/ J shaped glass, Huge Etegere w/ Lion Crest and double door curio base, Several inlaid and marble top tables, Centennial 2 piece High Boy, several sofas w/ floral carvings, awesome 5 piece rosewood poker table w/ tooled leather top, carved chair w/ winged angels, Lg Breakfront w/ ship wheel design doors, Trap art carved corner cabinet, triple walnut step back bookcase, 2 large period sideboards w/ large Chimney gallery 1 w/ large raised panel doors, 3 section Period table & 6 Sabre leg chairs 2 piece Sheraton Secretary, Plus More.

Oak: Unbelievable heavily carved oak Horner "Man in the Mountain" banquet table (64" x 48") w/ 3 leaves full standing bearded men, carved wing griffin skirt in pristine condition. Spectacular Horner drop front desk w/ winged griffin supports & heavily carved winged angel lid w/ hooded spindle gallery, Fantastic Horner bench with griffin carved back, carved women on the arms w/ scenic panels & standing figural columns. Set of 8 fancy chairs w/ heavily carved pierced backs, 10 stacking bookcases incl 18 section wall unit (3-6 section), ¾ size, 2 w/ leaded doors, 1 w/ drop front desk (all shapes & sizes), Super Round Oak table w/ Fox & Hound carved base w/ leaf, Several oak china cabinets incl. heavily carved 66" w/ mirrored back and glass shelves w/ massive carved columns, and huge claw feet, serpentine front, curio multi drawer Harvard Dental Cabinet, fine oak Doctor’s Cabinet (F Thomas & Co Boston), match pair of bow front corner cabinets w/ fancy galleries, several bookcases incl 1 with tulip leaded doors and Corinthian columns, unusual gothic Railroad Bench w/ adjustable back, several fancy hall trees, Clean 10 piece oak dining room set w/ rope twist posts and all over carvings, Super mint condition hooded mirrored server with double bowed door base, window seat w/ open mouth lions, 2 nice revolving bookcases 1 w/ spindle sides, large signed Danner stacking bookcase w/ sliding doors & step out base. Great oak inkwell w/ cut glass inkwell, nice Bombay side chest w/ claw feet & wing griffin carvings, side by side, 4 drawer legal file, plus more.

Clocks & Lamps: Nice collection of great lamps Large reversed painted Pittsburg Swan lamp all original, Fine signed Handel leaded table lamp, great pair of marble column urns with light up base (Super), Rare marble lamp w/ nude lady laying in shell, Exceptional leaded hanging fixture w/ fancy sconces, large Rocco bronze hanging chandelier w/ 12 candlesticks, Pairpoint reversed painted table lamp, 2 Gone With the Wind lamps 1 w/ blown out grapes, rare pair of reversed painted paneled table lamps w/ winter & summer scenes, several art glass shades signed Stuben, Quezel unsigned Tiffany, fine adjustable Piano Lamp w/ onyx shelf, consolidated lamp w/ blown out grapes, reversed painted desk lamp, art nouveau boudoir lamp w/ nude women, elephant lamp w/ Millefioro Globe, Great front desk lamp w/ frog base w/ bell, B & H Table lamp w/ Bulls eye shade, fine oil lamp w. oversize shade w/ enameled birds, several other reversed, leaded and panel lamps, Seth Thomas #2 in oak, unusual Grandfather clock w/ built in radio, gothic Grandfather clock w/ moon dial and tube chimes, china clocks, ginger breads, plus many more.

Silver: Large selection of Estate Silver including a fabulous 107 piece signed Jenson flatware set. Large Francis 1st flatware set plus many lg. serving pieces, wonderful 18" nouveau trumpet vase, awesome 12 piece engraved fish set w/ M.O.P. Handles in original case, Large tip pot w/ burner, 2 huge serving pieces 1 w/ maiden’s head (Pearce & Co) Several large bowls (1 Kalo Shop), Sterling Clad Semi-nude. (Lots & Lots of Silver).

Accessories, China, Glass painting, Victrolas, etc.: Rare Phono Lamp Victrola Lamp in working condition, Moh. Victor 4 Victrola w/ large mahogany horn and columns in working order, Walnut "Celestina" Roller Organ, Large signed "Lalique" vase w/ several nudes, great Venetian candelabra w/ red to opalescent floral design, great set of 12 Royal Worcester plates w/ rose & cobalt blue border, several of the best Andirons, incl huge bronze w/ standing cupids, 3 piece set w/ standing Lions w/ Dolphin log holder. Large Brass set w/ claw feet & Lion’s faces, signed Tiffany & Co bronze sconce, signed Frank art nude Card Holder, large Dore’ Bronze inkwell w/ large shell, 14K gold walking stick, original Catskill Game Farm sign in untouched condition 5 piece tankard corn cobb Majolica pitcher set, pair of figural Majolica vases, Super 13" signed Royal Bonn floral vase, Lotz vase w/ bronze handles, fine pair of Lustres w/ cut prisms, large Royal Dux figural lamp, 2 nice scenic Nippon plates, signed Tiffany bowl, Stuben bowl, Large leaded window w/ drapes, large carved Bear, Eagle, Frog, Warrior, Super painted Papier-mache inkwell, great Change Counter "Brandt Auto Cashier" w/ griffin design 1916, Pr of plaster hands of Lincoln by Leonard Volk, casted May 1860, Pr carved Black Forest Lions, 2 great inlaid triple dresser mirrors, Pr. Of bronze Plaques w/ angels, 8 tune Music Box, replica Navy Arms black powder pistol in case, portable safe w/ maple interior, 2 Anna Lee dolls, spectacular inlaid Tanta list, 2 Audubon’s (Blue Jay), (Canadian Goose) (13" x 18") Lots of Estate Paintings many signed 1 on board att, Eugene VerBoeckhoven, Set of 12 mythological steel engravings, signed Norman Rockwell print, set of 12 hand colored birds, early 19th C. painting on board, wonderful Franklin Mint large folio artist signed prints in pristine condition plus much more.

Terms: Cash or good check, Visa, MC, Discover, 18% buyer’s premium, 15% for cash or good check. Absentee and phone bids accepted. For more info call Ralph at 518-781-3650. Gallery or 413-442-2537.

Always looking for Quality consignments.

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Ralph Fontaine's Heritage Auctions, Inc.
Route 22, Canaan, NY  12029

Gallery tel. (518) 781-3650
Mass. Office tel. (413) 442-2537
Fax # (413) 442-3486


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