News from Hudson Valley Auctioneers
Auction Summary, August 9th.
Hudson Valley Auctioneers, located at 432 Main Street, Beacon, New York will present an unreserved absentee, phone bid and online antique and estate auction through Liveauctioneers.com on Monday August 9th at an early start of 3:00 PM EST. A gallery preview will be held Sunday 8/8 from 1-5 and Monday day of sale beginning at 12 noon and ending at 2:30 pm or by appointment. Estates and collections from Mount Vernon, Walden, Park Ave. NYC, and others have combined to offer an interesting and diverse sale of 675 lots.The sale begins with a one owner collection of sextants, telescopes and microscopes, barometers, transits, sextants, canons, patent models, scientific instruments and various other oddities. Several clocks are included in both sessions including an antique tall clock, Atmos, regulators, gilt spelter and other various other examples.
Artworks offerings are led by artists Bernard Perlin, George Henry Bogert, Edward Gay, Estelle Ginsberg, two by Lemuel Wilmarth, D. Huntington, a Rodin watercolor sketch of Isadora Duncan, 3 modern bronzes by A. Sasso and an extraordinary bronze "Good Defeats Evil" by Zurab Tsereteli. Art pottery, Art Deco figurals, several fine china services, Chinese porcelains, Judaica, various collections of figurines, antique child portraiture and decorative items from many periods are just some of the categories represented. An extensive selection of English and American mahogany and walnut pieces from the last three centuries are led by the Park Avenue collection of George 3rd dining room and library pieces. Some good country and garden items including wicker, iron benches and a rare steer horn sofa are complemented by several good lots of Mid Century modern furniture and accessories Estate carpets and textiles, paisleys and a fine early pictorial tapestry will generate some interest from the trade. Costume and silver jewelry from the Mount Vernon estate will be offered in large lots and a few hundred troy ounces of silver in flatware and hollowware will be sold. Musical instruments include a D18 Martin guitar, an Irish harp, an Andrew Schroetter violin, a Gretsch drum set, a #281 Yamaha flute, a Scherl and Roth cello in case, an inlaid mandolin and a fine Lyon and Healy concert harp with a Carnegie Hall pedigree will round out the offering. The sale ends up with 200 lots of estate books, mostly related to architecture, Art Deco and Nouveau, decorating and other interesting topics. In person previews are scheduled for Sunday 8/8 from 1pm-5pm and Monday from 12 noon- 2:30pm. Absentee and phone bidding is available. All lots offered through Liveauctioneers.com. Pickup of all items Tuesday 8/10 from 10am to 3pm and daily thereafter 9-3:30 or by appointment. Shipping is by third party vendors only. Auction terms, links to online bidding and other info available at www.HudsonValleyAuctioneers.com or contact sales manager Theo de Haas 845 480 2381 or auctioneer Neil Vaughn 914 489 2399