Sunday, Jan. 28, 2024 at 11am  In-person sale in Rehoboth & Online via Liveauctioneers.com & Invaluable.com. Estate of Dr. Sheldon Kaplan of Warwick, RI & Batchelder of MA estate plus other fine curated items from NE homes. 

Preview:  Live in Rehoboth: Jan. 25th to 27th (Thurs/Fri/Sat.) from 10-4 pm & Sunday from 9-11 am – Phone & Absentee bids accepted. 

ARTWORK:  10 Chinese mid-20th c. incl. two watercolors of Asian ladies by Fengmian Lin, Tiger Buddha, landscapes, etc; Original Frida Kahlo art (10) – 2 books w/drawings, self-portrait, abstracts, etc; Diego Rivera– pencil of corn seller; 5 China Trade oils (two w/tea & porcelain export); George Inness; W.P. Phelps – panoramic landscape; A.F. Bellows; J. Pringle - ships; J. Buttersworth;  Geo. Chinnery (attr); W. Stubbs – yacht UNIQUE; 2 Nantucket whaleships in Arctic; G. Durrie; W.H. Littlefield – Woods Hole MA; W. Dunnage 1861 – large of ships; Ch. Gruppe; PP Ryder; T. Chambers – Hudson River; J. Reynolds – NE village (Vose label); JJ Pauplis; J. Subowski - genre; M. Meredith – Nantucket still life; Rev. War oil battle scene in square. PRINTS:  Jim Dine – Hearts litho; Pr. Russell/Buford whaling lithos.    

CHINA & GLASS: Fine art glass – Tiffany (Candlestick lamp, vases, bottle), Quezal; Galle cameo (4), Daum Nancy (6) incl. 2 rare mini pcs, Deco bowl, cameo; Mt. Washington Royal Flemish ewer & Burmese bowl; Webb cameo vase & Alexandrite toothpick; Incredible enamel Moser pitcher w/salamander & fish vase; Stevens & Williams – great 2 color cut bowl, rare Moss Agate, enamel vases, etc; Superb Meissen 18” charger w/mums; Vienna pitcher sgd Bohmer; Sevres bronze ewer & Trembleuse cup; Great collection Royal Worcester w/many rare pieces - 18” botanical RW candelabrum & F. Roberts orchid planter & set 6 menu-men & figural vases; 18” ABCG orchid vase; Rookwood Zettel vase; Wedgwood Fairyland Luster; Capodimonte tankard; Doulton Flambe; Rare Bull Run redware plate; 3 stoneware jugs w/décor; 55
Maria Maravigna ceramic mushrooms; Herend; 7 Lladro figures;  

The finest Japanese Meiji Satsuma & cloisonne pieces! – 24” Thousand Faces vase, Incredible 19” moon vase & 8” plate; Cloisonne - Koi fish bowl, vases, miniature pcs, 14” charger, more! Rose Medallion & Canton; 2 prs. Chinese 11 ft silk wall panels & 19th C. silk embroidered robes (3); Japanese bow w/inlaid quiver & arrows; Chinese bronze buddha figures.  

LAMPS & FOLK ART:   Tiffany Twilight glass lamp; 2 Pairpoint Puffy – Poppy base & boudoir; 5 Italian alabaster bird & eagle lamps, 2 on pedestals; German 5 panel lithopane. FOLK ART: 4 Whirligigs, antique weathervanes, Great 19th c. pig wood butcher trade sign, early boxes, rare BULL RUN redware plate; Stoneware jugs; R.P. Kreider carved wood plaque; early ice skates; 3 game boards.

SILVER & JEWELRY/WATCHES:  Outstanding Silver!! Tiffany 1868 NY Yacht Club trophy – 5 lbs! Gorham mixed metal aquatic bowl; Howard NY teapot w/hunt dogs; Cartier diminutive tea set; Japanese enamel vase, sgd; 2 Russian enameled spoons & pen tray; 1765 London salver; 18th C. Georgian wine coasters; Kennard & Jenks repousse bowl; 112 ozt Gorham tea set; 97 one ozt silver bars; Wallace Exemplar tea set & Grand Baroque flatware & others. JEWELRY: 14 ct opal ring w/diamonds; 1 ct. diamond rings; Fine gold jewelry incl. Victorian; Civil War gold id’d mourning pin 1862 Roanoke NC; Chinese jade & 14k pendants; Many lots 14K+ jewelry; Southwestern silver; more. WATCHES/CLOCKS: 1820 Joshua Wilder of Hingham dwarf case clock; E. Howard copper slave & Chelsea ship’s; 2 Rolex & 2 Omega watches, one 18k; A. Perrenoud 18k wristwatch; Baum & Mercier 18k ladies’ watch; 5 pocket watches; Spanish Real coins; more.

NAUTICAL/DECOYS:  60 lots whaling - 10 canes, scrimshaw teeth, 6 bone-inlaid boxes, ship models incl early half-hulls, 2 bone swifts, Plane tool & crimpers, 3 ship wheels to 6 ft; Narwhal tusk 7 ft long; Bone chess board & 32 pieces; 22” scrim. walrus tusk; Whale jaw bones; Ca. 1860 baleen oval box w/Nantucket provenance; Brass astrolabe; Whaling log from ship Stephania of New Bedford ca 1836; Mel Fisher Treasures sign & 6 ft wood eagle from FL museum; 55 lb. copper slab from Atocha wreck; 12 ft Herreshoff yacht flag; 2 bone mini globes, one on dragon stand; Lg. Jonah & whale whirligig & others; Beverly Yacht Club, Marion MA glass sign; Chelsea & E. Howard clocks; 2 shell valentines; Rum dippers & implements; 19th C. Bronze cannon; H.J. Green NY bronze gimbal ship barometer; 5 early telescopes & huge celestial scope sgd. Moore; 2 Bufford/Russell whaling.  DECOYS – A. Crowell slat goose; Joe Lincoln; P. Peltz; etc.

ANTIQUE WEAPONS: Kentucky rifle, Tower musket, Springfield Trapdoor, 2 English pocket pistols & Colt’s patent 1849 w/stagecoach robbery; Winchester Model 94 carbine; Sharp’s pepper box; Hawken’s Plains rifle; C. Weber of Lapeer MI rifle; American Rev. War sword; J. Starkey naval sword; 19th C. Bronze cannon & iron signal cannon; 19th c. Jap. bow w/arrows & inlaid quiver.

FURNITURE & RUGS: Period - 1770 Phila. Chipp. tea table w/b&c ft; No. Shore Hepplewhite sideboard & chests; 3 secretaries; Fine Duncan Phyfe 3 part dine table; QA diminutive desk; Tiger maple chest & beds; Elaborate Anglo-Indian corner cab; Vict. Renaissance Revival walnut triple bookcase w/lion head; Rococo oak cabinet w/French tiles; more.  
ASIAN:  Chinese 6 ft. elaborate hardwood cabinet; Great Anglo-Indian hi-carved corner cabinet; Rare hi-cvd Chinese magazine stand on dragon base; Five good 19th C. Chinese tables, one w/Famille Rose top; Superb “Hundred Birds” silk & hardwood Chinese fire screen; Chinese bamboo chair & bench; RUGS:  Fine group antique Oriental rugs incl. Eagle Kazak; 6 Sarouks; Caucasian; early Bakshaish; Bidjar; Oushak; Ardebil; Heriz; etc

MISCELL:  Fine Victorian 40” leaded glass window w/dolphins; Ca. 1860 J.F. Browne & Co NY 6 ft. pedal harp; Tiffany Studios bronze octopus inkstand; 5 telescopes incl. EC Moore 5 ft brass celestial; Ca. 1800 pewter sundial; R.P. Kreider folk art plaque; Lg. copper arrow weathervane; Several good whirligigs; Pr. 1790 Hepplewhite knife boxes; Fine early mirrors, three from 18th c; Large 18th C. olive glass bottle; 3 cobalt decorated stoneware jugs & pair English rum and brandy kegs with military themes. 

*******18 ft x 8 ft 3 panel  19th c. historic wallpaper by Zuber depicting Boston harbor Revolutionary War era scenes (needs restoration).  



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