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Fontaine Heritage Antique Auction Details for Sunday March 3rd 2013:
Auction begins at Noon

We will be selling over 400 lots of great Victorian, Oak, Mahogany, Mission, Inlaid and oriental furniture.

Also super smalls including lamps, clocks, silver, toys, bronzes, leaded windows, garden benches, tiffany, marble; nude, slot machine, paintings, advertising plus more.

Victorian and Formal Furniture: Monumental 19th c inset marble Teakwood oval center table with carved foo dogs. People, animals, etc (must see) from a Waterveliet mansion. Awesome signed Herter walnut Partners desk with pull out work areas on each end in pristine condition. Fabulous 3 piece high style aesthetic marble top bedroom set with Herter style inlay and painted panels. The best Herter style inlaid center table with unbelievable inlaid inset, inlaid top. Three of the best large gifted mirrors including 2 wonderful over the mantel mirrors 1 with grapes dripping down, another with maiden heads on crest and posts. Also tall Renaissance pier mirror with crest (all from the Waterveliet, NY mansion). Exceptional 4-piece acanthus carved dinning room set consisting of a match pair of acanthus carved serpentine china cabinets. Massive banquet table with huge claws and leaves. Also a hooded mirrored sideboard with large carved columns (from the Waterveliet, NY mansion), incredible renaissance inlaid center table with black and gold incising and inlaid instruments. Super Victorian hall credenza with open mouth lions, urn and floral carved door with open mirrored compartments. Horner quality partner’s desk with carved top lion pulls with standing lion legs. Wonderful 55" heavily carved marble top library table with full-bodied eagle supports with faces and large claw feet. Nice Victorian double wide mirrored hall tree with carved top (mansion), fine aesthetic Herter style sofa with lion supports, pristine walnut 2 door step back bookcase with heavily carved crest and burled trim. Rare Victorian 7 drawer bamboo tall chest with awesome bamboo gallery. Renaissance triple walnut step up step back bookcase with carved arch, doors and carved pulls, walnut marble top, hall tree with burled carved crest, Victorian raised panel claw foot partners desk with inset felt top, nice étagère with double serpentine curio and gallery. Great Horner corner chair with full-bodied dolphins. Hand painted Verne martin curio with hand painted scenic door. Great Horner tall hat box chest with vien carved mirror post and claw feet. Sweet lady drop front desk with fitted interior and étagère sides. Carved top lamp table with lion supports, unusual Victorian shaving mirror with spindles supports, 2 fine cheval mirrors also fine. Harlow cheval chest, heavily burled walnut Davenport desk, large Rosewood inlaid turle top table with floral inlaid top. Walnut split pedestal square dinning room table with 5 leaves and 8 matching chairs. Jeliff Victorian sofa with lady head arms, walnut lady S-roll top desk with gallery, rare marble top child’s / salesman sample dresser with mirror, 2 cylinder roll secretaries one with raised panel sides, fine corner double door bow front curio knick knack, several stacking bookcases including double wide Macy’s nice 18" wide hand painted drop front desk with arch top. Heavily carved Italian mirror, several nice leaded windows in all shapes, 8 piece Chippendale claw and ball dinning room sets, 48" inset marble top center table plus several other fine marble tops. Pair of fire screens with a needlepoint scenes, leaded 2-door bookcase, 3 tier inlaid stand, pair of empire pedestal consoles, 2 brass marble top ½ commodes, signed Herts Bros. Lock side, Corner bow front corner cabinet, super marble top pier mirror with etch mirrors, unusual console table with shaped mirrors and carved doors. Empire flip top secretary, lion oriental chair and stand, custom Mahogany bubble glass secretary, corner cabinet, console etc.

Oak & Mission: Exceptional signed Horner serpentine china cabinet with full dolphin crest carved columns. Large claw feet with full-mirrored back and glass shelves, great oak corner cabinet in mint original finish with triple mirror back columns and claw feet. Oak bench with full lion supports, oversized oak china cabinet with lead front door with large claw and ball feet with lion head top. Three super side by side, 1 with hooded top and bowed doors, 1 oversized with leaded doors, awesome serpentine, 1 door china cabinet with fancy lattice work and gallery, fabulous oak hooded sideboard with floral leaded door, claw feet and mirror back. 3 piece Oak bedroom set with chip carvings, awesome chair and rocker with full face back, oak Morris chair with open mouth lions. Several stacking bookcases, nice double door wardrobe with mirrored doors, 2 nice hat box chests, 1 with mirrored back, 2 fancy oak hall trees with shape mirrors, fully serpentine china cabinet with mirrored back and glass shelves. Large mirror with winged Griffins crest, library table with carved skirt and rope twist posts, 2 nice show cases with cabinet base in oak, 2 unusual roll top file units, 1 very narrow oak claw and ball sideboard. Oak machinist chest, large pumpkin base round table with leaf. Set of Larkin press backs, fancy mirror dresser with mirror, lamp table with large claw and ball feet. Mission signed Gustav Stickley paneled lamp, 2 fine magazine rack, triptec with horse scene, and horse shoes, arts and crafts candlesticks, plus more.

Silver, China, Glass, Lamps, Clocks, Toys, Paintings, Bronzes: Lots of sterling silver including several flatware sets. Large sterling signed Tiffany tray, several pieces of Tiffany bracelets, 2 large "900" silver trays, silver pitcher, boxes, lighter candlesticks, bouille large tray etc. Dozens of lamps including awesome 35" Baccarat style lamp of with large etch astro shade, great 36" Knewell post figural lamp with semi nude lady, great bronze floor lamp signed Artistic Bronze Lamp Co. with claw feet. Super torchere lamp with pink swirl shade and swans, unusual pair of early cylindrical lamps marked LB & SCR, deco style floor lamp with lions and cupids with delft windmill scenic shade, several nice sconces with wonderful shades, 2 of the best bronze chandelier with angel heads and leaded centers. Arts and crafts 4 light chandelier, bronze 3 arm chandelier, brass lamp with cranberry to clear etch shade. Several paneled lamp including B & H with painted floral design, 4 reversed painted lamps, large aesthetic brass lamp with painted shade, multi arm hanging chandelier, pair of beveled glass coach lanterns, leaded shade, Gone with the Wind lamp, large Louis Vitton trunk #102249. Awesome marble of a Victorian semi-nude lady. Super 5 cent mills shot machine "cherries", Ace gum ball trade simulator, fine "Pinkerston’s" Chicago Motor Club. Pedal car, original wind up siren "Chief Fire Car", oversized 2 piece press steel train and car, solider on horse balancing toy, Fidelity Trust miniature safe, super top of the line time clock in oak. Rochester time recorder 1894, NYC, banjo clock, marble mantel, 4 antique ad clocks, including Coke, Golden Guernsey, St. Joseph aspirin, Sylvania radio tubes, wonderful pair of 32" bronze figural lamps, super 21" bronze lion signed "Fratin", bronze bust of lady, silver plated bronze Victorian lady, awesome bronze door knocker with griffins, large pair of bronze Cheney with feathered arrows, awesome pair of Victorian benches, cast iron hall tree, brass cash register (unusual 1$ register), figural center piece with case, Glass peach blow style bowl, large salt glaze baby statue, early porcelain reticulated blown and under plate, large Delft charger Rembrandt, nice pair of case glass luster’s, pair bronze candelabras, cylinder Edison Victroal with horn, pair of red cut to clear decanters, super sword with silver and turquoises, rare Petra Dora plaque of dancing lady, super KPM quality plaque in awesome frame, carnival punch bowl, orange tree (purple stag bowl) 13 large royal Doulton toby mugs, hand painted salts with painted Victorian lady’s, hand colored man of war, O/C signed T. Bailey, early O/C of lady playing a mandolin, several other fine estate oil on canvas, large 33" silver on copper and bouille tray, several great leaded windows plus tons more.

Terms: Cash, good checks, VISA, MC, Discover, 18% buyers premium, 15% for cash or good check. Absentee and phone bids accepted. For more info call Ralph 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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