Friday April 17, 2009 4:00pm–7:30pm
Saturday, April 18, 2009 10am–4pm
Sunday, April 19, 2009 1pm–4pm
Location: 114 Harrison St., Historic Garland Hill District, Lynchburg, VA. Click Here for Map
Directions: From the west on Rivermont Ave., turn right on 5th St. and right on Harrison. Watch for Signs!
Selling for the estate of Francis (Frank) D. Craddock III. This will be the first of two very good and completely different sales from this beautifully decorated house. There is simply too much for one sale. This sale includes period antiques, fine art, silver, crystal, china, garden ornament, clocks, and decorative accessories.
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Furniture: Piedmont Virginia Empire wardrobe–possibly Diuguid or Crandall, Queen Anne style extension dining table, Piedmont Virginia Federal secretary, Empire sideboard, decorative painted folding screen, 4 Maitland-Smith Chippendale side chairs, pair Chinoiserie style chairs, barrister’s bookcase, very nice Chippendale style table with leather top, Oriental style china cabinet, very nice Thomasville chest of drawers, early 20c neoclassical style breakfast table, pair leather chairs, mid 19c English mahogany chest of drawers, Edwardian dressing table, Colonial Revival tall case clock marked J. E. Caldwell, Philadelphia; Renaissance Revival side chair, Oriental folding screen, fern stand, Chinese marble top stand, Chippendale style sofa, Colonial Revival tea table, foot stools, Victorian style lap desk, child’s Queen Anne style chair, Chippendale style bench, antique caned seat chair, wing chairs, Scottish longcase clock, Boston style Colonial Revival corner chair, and much more.
China, silver and glass: extended service for eight Reed & Barton’s ‘Francis I’ w/ numerous svg pieces, sterling silver tea and coffee service by Fisher–Pattern: Victoria, 4 pc. Reed & Barton silverplated tea and coffee service in ‘Winthrop’ pattern, several very nice old silverplated trays, sterling teapots, trays, and other hollowware, nice English reproduction silverplated and cut glass epergne, mirrored plateaus, lg lot miscellaneous pieces of Kirk ‘Repousse’ flatware, svc./10 early 20c Noritake china, svc./8 Rosenthal china, svc./8 Aynsley ‘Capistrano’, lg. svc. Spode’s Christmas china, Waterford ‘Kildare’ wine glasses, Morgantown ‘Fairwin w/ blue filament’, set/8 Cesko cut glass goblets, Georg Jensen ‘Blossom’ ladle, coin silver spoons including Silverthorn, cut glass thistle vase, pair Sheffield candlesticks, lg. early 19c Johnson & Reat (Richmond) coin silver ladle and much more.
Paintings and sculpture: oil on canvas landscapes & portraits, bronze and marble sculptures of Mercury, Psyche, Marcus Aurelius, unidentified sculpture signed H. Powers (Hiram Powers, 1805-1873), a 19c copy of the painting, ‘Poetry’ by Carlo Dolci in a great frame, and so much more. Watch for photos!
Miscellaneous: Garden ornament to include fountains, a chimney pot and other interesting pots, wrought iron furniture, very interesting lamps, La Barge rococo style mirror, 19th century and 20 century parian figures of Diana, Victorian woman with a dog, and the Holy Family by Cybis, antique framed Illuminated manuscript, 19c Staffordshire figures, English pub style fender, unusual antique mantel clocks, Wedgwood Basalt jardiniere, two gentleman's rings with diamond settings and much more.
Would you like to know more about the sale? Please feel free to email us at email@example.com for more details about the items for sale.
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