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Auction Summary, February 21st 2022 at 3pm.



Hudson Valley Auctioneers, located at 432 Main Street, Beacon, New York will present an unreserved antique and estate auction with absentee, phone  and online bidding through on Monday February 21st at an early start of 3:00 PM EST. 

The day's bidding starts with the two collections of vintage advertising items, one a long time accumulation of clocks, signage, paperweights and display items. The other is an archival group saved from a local Putnam County historic business, Forson Bros. general store, located in the center of what is now the hamlet of Garrison New York.

The store opened in the 1880's in what was originally called Forsonville. Included in the offering of advertising items is a large lot of day books, purchase and sales receipts and the traveling stage makeup kit along with three vintage photos of  "America's Tattooed Lady" , Annie Howard. How it ended up in this trove is unknown.

A retiring antiques dealer and collector's home in Brewster, Cape Cod added a large selection of 19th century furniture and decorative accessories to the 625 lot auction. Chests, tables, sets of chairs, Japanese and Chinese porcelains, Japanese woodblocks, glassware and many interesting bits and lots of treasure. Additionally from a legendary Long Island collector comes several Chinese scrolls, an excellent selection of vintage sari's, vintage Japanese clothing and embroidery as well as a long time Yonkers collection of vintage pull toys, cast iron banks, bears and carnival targets.

Mid Century includes a great Adrian Pearsall swivel chair, two possible stools, lighting from the period, a Michel Arnoult dining set, Eames LCW pair, two pair ESS speakers as highlights. 

Artworks abound and include works by Edith Varian Cockcroft, Two by Peggy Dodds, Maurice Sterne life drawings, two attributed to Jan Bruegel, three by Victor Gatto, ten abstracts by Leonard Wallace, George Braque litho, three Erte AP, eight works by Joachim Probst, two oils by John Francis Murphy, several watercolors by Samuel Coleman and many others.

Several china services and various fine porcelains, spelters and bronzes, several fine clocks, collection bladed weapons, jewelry and silver, early photography, Persian rugs, several icons, early needlework's, a vintage slot machine, two Featherweight machines and a great vintage jewelers showcase.

In house previews are Sunday 2/20 from 1pm-5pm and Monday from 12 noon- 2:30pm or by appointment.  

Absentee and phone bidding is available, all lots offered through

Pickup of all items Tuesday 2/22/22  from 10am to 3pm and daily thereafter 9-3:30 or by appointment.

Shipping is by third party vendors only.

For more information see or contact sales manager Theo de Haas 845 480 2381 or auctioneer Neil Vaughn 914 489 2399 

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