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Fontaine Heritage Antique Auction Details for Sunday January 25th 2015:
Auction begins at noon.

We will be selling over 400 lots of fabulous Victorian, Oak, Mission and Federal Furniture. Also super lamps, clocks, cut glass, Tiffany including 16" apple blossom leaded shade, Orientals, china, glass, porcelain, music boxes, jewelry, paintings, (most are fresh out of estates).

No Internet Bidding!!!!

Victorian, Period and Federal Furniture: Two wonderful heavily carved walnut marble top bedroom sets. Both with large carved crests. One Brooks Style with black and gold incising. Incredible meaty marble top pedestal with full bodied egrets and burled inset marble top. Walnut banquet table burled top to bottom with 6 original leaves. Opens to 10 feet, exceptional original gilt Verne Martin curio with hand painted cupids and nudes with mirrored back and glass shelves. Rare solid brass aesthetic umbrella rack with floral motif. Huge 58" 5 legged banquet table with huge claws and reeded column and 5 matching leaves open to 11 feet. Very unusual Rocco marble top chest with fancy mirror and secret cabinet in back of mirror with matching commode. Two super multi drawer spool cabinets including 13 drawer "Hemingway" with original stenciling also a 9-drawer walnut spool cabinet. Nice 19th c marquetry inlaid curio with carved columns with all over inlay. Three piece Horner barrel seat parlor set with large lion head posts. Magnificent heavy Renaissance mantel incist and burled mantel top to bottom with gold and black accents. Also a wonderful Renaissance over the mantel mirror with fancy crest (1 of 2). Fine walnut pool counter with chalkboard with dog head crest. Two Horner style partners’ desks one with lion head posts, 1 acanthus carved with claw feet, outstanding oversized round inlaid center table with basket of fruit. Finial and bird inlaid top, 2 nice pairs of twin beds including a wonderful pair of signed "Tobey" with large acanthus posts. Inlaid aesthetic 4-door console wardrobe ebonized (not antique but very nice). Several fine marble top tables in all shapes and sizes. Rare "Edgar Bryant" marble top console with hand forged iron base with grapes. Three inlaid Verne martin style music cabinets with beautiful scenes. Renaissance center table with floral inlaid and burled top. Two Rosewood corner etageres one with urn inlaid one with incredible cut out multi tier back. Black aesthetic two tier stand with tile top. Chesterfield settee with tufted back, Renaissance marble top sideboard with heavily carved crest and burled doors. Two cylinders roll secretary’s one kneehole with broken arch top. Fancy carved bear hall tree with two cubs on top. C 1950’s , two piece step back Butlers Secretary with arch doors and burled accents. Several hall trees one with marble top and one with angel crest. Rosewood inlaid marble top secretaries abutant with figured maple interior. Several pieces of period and federal furniture including 19th c two-piece breakfront with cut out bracket base. Individual pained glass and pierced carved broken arch top. Prisintine federal sofa with cornucopia carved claw feed (completely redone). Federal acanthus carved worktable with original stenciled columns. Great period bronze mounted day bed signed E. M. Porter. Federal Rosewood game table with brass inlay. Period 2-piece highboy with fan carving. Super acanthus carved drop leaf table with awesome claw foot base. Period tall chest with columns and chimney splash signed Richard Smith (successor to Abel Phelps 1834) Heavily carved Kings chair with lion back and arms. Huntzinger style cheval mirror with head on crest. Several fancy drop front desks with carved lids, retro doctors cabinet, ebonized scenic fire screen, Rosewood M.T. Rocco vanity with fancy swivel mirror. Two figural coffee tables one with standing women’s legs, walnut slant front secretary, two nice Davenport desks and 4 door-burled bookcase with bun feet. Gilt Hall stick with winged griffin base, lift seat Mahogany bench with fancy back. Marquetry inlaid oval coffee table, centennial C & B foot 2 piece fan carved high boy. M.T. Half commode, custom inlaid bow front sideboard. Unusual kneehole desk with double leaded doors, Mahogany lift top dressing table with ram head legs. Two door walnut step back bookcase with carved crest. Rosewood inlaid piano by Stultz and Vauer, New York, cabinet grand, marble top burled pier mirror, walnut burled lock side chest, fancy open bookcase with hooded triple mirror back. Large oval Teakwood marble top center table, 8 piece walnut dinning room set with lion head base. Large cherry corner cabinet with great figured maple interior Horner mirror with ladies head. Child miniature Hoosier. Plus more.

Oak, Mission, Eames and Related Items: Fabulous all original hooded top Horner china cabinet with full bodied wing open mouth lions with cluster of fruit. Full mirrored back and glass shelves. Massive carved sideboard with hooded top with full woman supports. Winged lady crest, lion doors with massive claws. Multi drawer file cabinet with 15 drawers and step back top with paneled sides. Fancy 3 piece chestnut and walnut bedroom set with triple arch panel back and fancy crest. Several sides by sides, one bow front with hooded mirrored back. Unusual burled oak sideboard with bowed leaded curio cabinet with Corinthian column supports. Large Stickley tile top table with Mortis stretcher. Signed Limbert desk with lift top wrighting surface. Gus slat back armchair, signed Young. Arm chair, 2-door mission bookcase with gallery, and several stacking bookcases including two mission stackers. Several round china cabinets all with galleries some with claw feet, fancy multi mirrored oak sideboard with nice gallery. Leaded oak two-door bookcase, two oak servers, one with leaded door, one with bowed sides. Large shelf with carved men supports carved hatbox, chest, sewing table, claw foot library table, three ice boxes including one large double door with pressed carved panels. Two door oak bookcase with standing lion supports, nice marble top round coffee table with full bodied lion legs. Hard to find two-door gun cabinet with fancy carved gallery. Two piece oak step back store cabinet, 9 piece oak dinning room set with refractory table (Northern Furniture Wisc.) Large claw foot split pedestal signed Hastings, Round table with 5 leaves, massive oak sideboard with lion head. Carved top, unusual spindle sides claw feet etc. Two Horner quality heavily carved barrel seat chairs. Fancy full size bed with carved panel and rope twist columns. Lift seat bench with lion arms, 5 drawer oak file cabinet. Cylinder roll desk with gallery, quartered oak meaty pedestal. Two section screen with floral oil on canvas. Great stick and ball valance, music cabinet with carved bird gallery. Estate fresh signed Eames, Herman Miller chair and ottoman in Rosewood, plus more.

Accessories, Lamps, Clocks, Paintings, Music Boxes, Jewelry, Etc. Fabulous 16" signed Tiffany estate fresh leaded Apple Blossom Shade in wonderful untouched condition, Awesome signed Tiffany Candle Stick Lamp w/ King Tut shade, Large signed Tiffany Bowl in gold, Tiffany Bronze & Slag Picture Frame, Pristine Duffner & Kimberly "Bamboo Pattern" leaded Table Lamp w. original base in mint original condition. Signed Handel reversed painted Table Lamp w/ windmill scene, 9-1/2" signed Handel hand-painted Plate signed Godwin, Rare signed Aladin leaded Floor Lamp, Pittsburg Quality reversed painted Lamp w/ house and lake scene, Fine 15-1/2" oak Olympic coin-op Music Box, Oversize inlaid 8 tune cylinder Music Box in beautiful original finish (PAILLARD Geneva), Incredible estate fresh 15" signed T.B. Clark cut glass Punch Bowl "Mercedes" pattern w. original ladle in mint condition, Superb pair of 18" Candlestick Lamps w/ cut fonts in a drape pattern, Huge cut glass pedestal base Banana Boat, Large open cut to amber Vase, Cut Humidor, Wonderful 19th C. Diorama of S.S. City Richmond sailing ship, All original and untouched original patina Bronze of Women and Child signed ROUGELET, Bronze golfer, Massive bronze double Inkwell w/ cut glass inkwells, Large Remington Bronze (recast) Double Trouble, 2 super signed Royal Bonn Vases 1 – 10 ½" bulbous Portrait Vase in cobalt blue, also a 12" cylindrical Royal Bonn Vase w/ floral design, Early Chalk of 3 colored boys eating watermelon on the fence (nice original paint), Pair of 29" hand painted porcelain Lamps w/ floral design and intricately made grape design bronze bases, Huge pair of wrought iron outdoor Sconces w/ leaded shades, Large art nouveau figural lamp in original color, Reversed painted table lamp w/ floral scene, 2 large 3’ Piano Lamps 1 bronze w/ winged cupids and lion font w/ etched shade, Pair of nice Torchere w/ amber shades, Unusual tall brass w/ leaf Shade, Several Paneled Lamps all sizes, Leaded Table and Hall Lamp w/ jeweled shades, Argand Lamp w/ cut prisms and etched shade, Pair of porcelain Table Lamps green to Moutin red, Several Oil Lamps. Leaded Lamps, Banquet, Piano, Sconces, 2 large 6’ double shade Lamps plus many more, Several fine lots of estate Jewelry incl. gold rings, watches, bracelets, etc, Many nice oil on canvases, all estate, many signed, Early 19th C. early French scene (AMEDEE PAUL GREUX 1836?) Wonderful Shadow Box, Oil on canvas of ship w/ fabulous gilt frame signed F BAKER, Pair of large oval portraits marked Galushia on back (from Troy, New York), Pair of large colored lithos of Marie Antoinette, Early oil on canvas country scene w/ spinning wheel & cat etc., Nice pastel signed Chandelier, Life size pastel of a Victorian Lady, Soldier painting signed H CHARVET of French Revolution 1789, Several other oils & watercolors also life size Washington by KURZ & ALLISON ART STUDIO Chicago, Several nice clocks incl. Pillar and Scroll by Eli Terry, 37" walnut New Haven "Lena" mantel clock, Huge bronze mounted Pillar Clock marked "PALAIS ROYAL" w/ original floral pendulum, Massive marble Mantel Clock w/ open escapement, green and gold incising, Wonderful Victorian Pocket Watch Holder in shape of horse shoe, Large Mantel Clock of dog standing on rock w/ porcelain face, Eclipse walnut calendar clock missing base, Oak Barrel Clock, Early Barometer, 2 onyx Mantel Clocks, Atmos Clock, Ginger Bread Gallery, Iron front, etc, Roseville Jardinière & Pedestal in pink, Lg double handed Vase, Lalique Vase w/ nudes, signed BACCARAT large Bowl & Candlesticks, Signed ORREFORS Bowl blue & clear, 4 signed Hawk salt & pepper w/ sterling tops, Pairpoint Bowl w/ bird, Amber Stuben Compote, Extra-large Weller Roma Jardinière & Pedestal in ivory, Fabulous 29" Neissen porcelain mirror w/ cupids, Great Sevres porcelain w/ 8 figures Center Piece 2 signed John Roger’s group "In the Window" and so nominated, Lotz Inkwell, Pair of red Lustres w/ cut prisms, Nouveau Vase w/ semi-nude women, 2 Cash Registers1 Candy Store, Oval Serving Tray w/ beautiful woman w/ horse, "Hiawatha" chalk Indian Bust, Several Portrait Plates, Iron and marble Console Table, Hand Painted Royal Vienna Vase, Large multi colored marble bust, Room size Oriental Rug, Huge hand painted Charger in frame.

Orientals Unusual hand carved early Oriental Wood Carving w/ original gilt in very nice condition, Huge early Cloisonné Jardinière on base, Huge hand cut Jade Dragon (some damage), Lg Redware Oriental Vase w/ Dragon, 2 small carved Netsukes, 2 large porcelain figurines, Bronze Incense Burner w/ Foo dog finial, Early Oriental papier-mâché covered Tea Catty w/ interior, Lg porcelain Jardinière on stand, Early Hanging Silk, Pair of Lg. Oriental Pictures, 2 small signed Orientals of birds, Large & small Teakwood Tables plus more.

Terms: Cash or good check, Visa, MC, Discover, 18% Buyer’s Premium - 15% for Cash or good check. Absentee and phone bids accepted (no internet bidding). For more info call Ralph @ 518-781-3650 (gallery) or 413-442-2537.

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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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