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10 November, 2018 10:00 am

Rockway Hall, 2021 REG RD 69
Vineland/Lincoln Ont.

DIRECTIONS:  Exit 57 Q.E.W. (Victoria Ave.) go south 8 km., east on Eighth Ave. 6 kms. (Vineland) to Rockway Hall-2021 Reg. Rd. 69   L2R 6P7

Preview from 8:30 a.m. Day of Sale

Our Annual Fall Antique & Fine Art Auction is filled with a variety of fabulous items consigned from Toronto, Oakville, Morpeth, Kingston, Bracebridge, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara, Golden BC, and Buffalo NY Estates and Collections. “Come to the Niagara Bench, 4 hours of Auction and 25 Wineries & Breweries within a 10-minute drive”


PAINTINGS:  Andre Lapine (CDN) signed Oil Painting, titled “The Team”, ex. “J. Merritt Malloney’s Gallery Grenville St. Toronto”, 10 ½”x 13 ½’;Tom Roberts (CDN) signed Oil Painting, signed and titled on verso – “Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse, Tom Roberts R.C.A.” ex. Manuge Galleries Halifax, 18”x 24”; James L Keirstead (CDN) signed Oil Painting, signed and titled “Kobi Tag Along” on verso, 18”x 27”; A. B. Doughton signed (Alice Browning Doughton 1880-1969 b. New Jersey USA) “Wharf Scene” 12”x 18”, oil on canvas board Est. $350/500; Ruth Harvey (CDN 20th C) signed Oil Painting, scene of boats up for Winter on Skeena River BC, titled “At Caspian Cannery” 5”x 7”; Ruth Harvey signed  Oil Painting, scene of fishing boats at Fairview Float BC, titled “Prince Rupert”, BC, 5”x7”; Barbara Clark Fleming signed Folky Farm Oil Painting, titled “Threshing on Amish Farm” 20”x24”; L. v Groningen signed (Loes “Lucy” van Groningen, Dutch 1884-1970) “Woman Peeling Onions” oil on canvas, 8 ½’x 8 ½” Est. $1,500/2,000; Charles Hilder signed (CDN 1915-1995 War Effort Poster Designer) view of “Victorian Manse”, untitled, signed on verso as well, oil on panel, 13”x 26”; Mary Prittie ’86 signed (O.S.A., C.P.W.C., R.C.A.) Sketch of Horses, Watercolor, titled on verso “Horses at the Royal Winter Fair” 10”x12”; MINIATURE PORTAITURE- PRINTS: Pablo Picasso Print 112/500 from his 1961 Toros Torceros Collection, 16”x21”, ex. Prints International Gallery, Toronto – receipt dated 1964; Lila Lewis Irving (O.S.A.) signed Print 7/30, titled “Chicadee”, Wood Block, 6”x14”;

STERLING: International Sterling C 156-1 “Northern Lights” Demitasse Coffee Set on Tray (4 pcs.) designed by Alfred Kintz C1946; Early Victorian Sterling Four Piece Tea & Coffee Service hallmarked “Rawlinds & Sumner 1846 London – Tot. Wt. 2,523 Grams or 81 Troy Ounces; & Coffee Set; Sterling Tea Caddy, hallmarked 1892 Birmingham, N&H “Nathan & Hayes”, 4”H oval form, with chased floral swags; Sterling Sauce Boat hallmarked 1874 Birmingham EH “Edward Hickman” Coventry, 6-1/4” L; Sterling Bowl; Pair of 1915 Birmingham Sterling hallmarked Mappin & Webb “Café-au-lait” Pots with ebonized side handles, H 6 ¾”; Reed & Barton Sterling Bowl X 465, 5 ½” diameter; Sterling Covered Ink Wells (6); Pair of Wheel Ground Crystal Bottles with Sterling Silver necks, H 10 ¼”; Sterling Toast Rack, 4 slice, hallmarked Sheffield EV (E. Viners) 1888; Mueck Cary Sterling Silver 2 Light Candelabra, marked “Floret” 568; Watch –  Silver Cased Pocket Watch marked “Locomotive Special” on face, with “Baystate Imperial Coin 65896” on inside back case  – working;

GOLD / JEWELRY / COINS:  Victorian 14K Framed Shell Carved Cameo set with Tahitian pearls, 2 1/8”H;14K Yellow Gold Link Bracelet – 11.25 grams; 750 (18K) marked Yellow Gold, Feather Brooch – 5.86 grams; GF Charm Bracelet with (10) 10K Yellow Gold Charms; 10K Yellow Gold Gent’s Ring, size 11, 4.7 grams; 14K White Gold Wedding Band, size 10, 4.97 grams; 10K Yellow Gold Bangle Bracelet 5.85 grams; 750 (18K) marked Lot – Crosses (2) Pendant (1) Tot. Wt. 5.95 Grams; 14K White Gold Ladies Ring set with Australian Opal and 7 small diamonds; Edwardian 9K Yellow Gold Pendant on chain set with amethyst and seed pearls; 1972 10th Anniversary Jamaican $20 Gold Coins (2), fineness.500 Gold, coin wt. 15.75 grams or .253 oz. each;

FURNITURE: C 1840 Haldimand County Pine Flatback Cupboard, 2-piece, 6 panes per door, full height pie shelf, raised panels in base, with fabulous original paint decoration; C1840’s Tiger Maple and Walnut Chest of Drawers – found in Niagara-on-the-Lake; C 1790-1820 Germanic Walnut Box Stretcher 2 drawer Work Table, 31” x 52” top with scalloped skirt; C 1860 Waterloo County 1 Drawer Lamp Table with original “Tree of Life” paint decoration to top; C 1870 Waterloo County Pine Lift Top Desk; C 1850 Ontario 1 Drawer Lamp Table in walnut and tiger maple; Early Box Stretcher Tavern Table found in Howard Township, Kent County – loss to feet; C 1860’s 4’ Turned Leg Work Table from Ferguson Family Thamesville, Kent County; Rare C 1800 English Mahogany Corner Sideboard with 5 drawers; Early Niagara Storage Box in original blue paint; Early Pine Tapered Leg 1 Drawer Work Table in original 2 color paint, from Dunnville; Early Niagara Hoop Back Windsor Side Chair, youth size; Victorian Pedestal Sewing Stand with rotating work cage; Fumed Oak Barrister Book Case, 3 units, with central desk section and drawer in base section – Exc; Pair of Adirondack Rocking Chairs, Contemporary Tiger Maple Hall Table with tapered legs;  Late 19th C Chinese Parlor Table with marble top, overall carved details and bone inlay; Victorian Folio/Magazine Rack in figured walnut;

PRIMITIVES:  Early Haldimand County 1 Drawer Clock Shelf in original blue paint; C 1870 Niagara Figured Maple Pivot Mirror – ex Fagan Collection; C 1820 Dome Top Box with decorative original floral swag paint decoration, 18” long, found in Niagara-on-the- Lake, of English origin; Early Pine Wood/Kindling Box with framed mitred panels and scrolled cut out base, in old blue & ochre paint;

LIGHTING: Rare –Tiffany Studios New York 105 marked Patinated Bronze Three-Light Favrile Glass Lily Lamp, H .12”, each shade etched Favrile, signed weighted lead base; Atterbury Oil Lamp “All Over Shells” pattern Composite lamp – on Cover of “Thuro II”; 1850’s Overlay Composite Oil Lamp, ground from white through cranberry to clear; Early Whale Oil lamp with faceted font, brass stem and marble base; Lalique signed Domed Ceiling Fixture in floral design;

BRONZE / DCORATIVES; After Frederic Remington’s 1898 “Wicked Pony”, bronze L 20” H16” base 9”; Pair of Bronze Covered Vessels with great design details, resting on slate and marble bases, H 8 ¼”; Pair of Bronze Book Ends cast with Native Warrior and Son design and marked “Cole Mfg. Co. Ltd. Linden Ontario”; Miniature William and Mary style Drop Leaf Table made in the Victorian Era, L 6”; Rare – Early 19th C Decorated  Bronze Persian Traveling Script Writers Brush Case with integral  ink well; Pair 19th C French  Mantle Lustres of ebonized turnings with gilt ormolu applied decoration  H-9”; Brass Victorian Ecclesiastical Spiked  Candle Sticks – 27”H; Pair of Cast Iron Owl End Irons with yellow glass eyes;

STONE ART:  Fabulous life size Bull Dog Carving in soapstone, signed “M. Lund”, weighing 175 pounds! Great home décor, garden art or species owner!

CLOCKS: C 1885 Seth Thomas Regulator No. 17 Wall Clock, 8 day, time only, second bit, clean metal dial, brass weight, refinished oak case, H 66” – Est. $1,500/$2,000.00; Elizabethan style English Oak Tall Case Clock, C 1850, weight driven, with overall carved details and Westminster chimes striking on the ¼ hour, clock has been completely overhauled; Rare -1880 “Kosmic” # 70 Model E. Howard & Co. 8 Day Clock with 24-hour time, provided by revolving roman and Arabic numbers, 30”H; Slate Mantle Clock marked “Benetfink & Co. Paris” serial # 5680, H 9 ½”; Mahogany Ogee Shelf Clock “American Clocks Conn.” with etched tablet of “Brown Residence; Victorian English Mahogany Round Dial Wall Clock, 14” diameter, with face that reads “A. Straub 42 Grove Vale East Dulwich”, C 1880’s; English Victorian Mahogany Round Dial Wall Clock, 18” diameter, face reads “Warren Woolwich”, C 1880”s;

ORIENTAL RUGS: Semi Antique Bakhtiari (Iran) Tribal Design Rug, room size 7’x 11”, excellent condition – Est. $1,000/1,500; Kazak Rug 2’6”x 3’7” excellent, Est. $250/450; Persian Silk on Silk Rug 21”x 32”;

INUIT: Inuit Walrus Tusk Cribbage Board; Early 20th C Sealskin Kayak – 23” L;

POTTERY / PORCELAINS: Moorcroft Baluster Vase with pomegranate design – 7”H; English Cup & Saucer Lots; Pair of porcelain Rosenthal Courting Fantail Doves, signed and modeled by (Fritz) Heidenreich; Large Paisley Jardinière signed “Carter, Stabler, Adams – Poole England; Large  22” Mason’s Oval Platter with well and tree; Dinner Services – Royal Doulton” Pavanne” pattern, settings for 8; Theodore Haviland Limoges “Bird of India’ Dinner Service for 8; Poole England 15-piece Coffee & Tea Service for 6:

ROYAL DOULTON / BESWICK: Doulton’s – Marguerite #1928; Irene #1621; Jean # 2032; Lavinia; Janet #1537; The Love Letter #2149; Lambing Time #1890; Beswick – Large Horses (7) including Black Beauty;

CRYSTAL / GLASS: Lalique France signed Vase “Sylvie Love Birds” entwined doves in frosted glass, 8”H; Lalique France signed “Bagatelle” Bird and Foliage Vase, 6 5/8”H; Victorian Enameled Art Glass;

STONEWARE / REDWARE: Stoneware – 1849-56 1 Gallon Floral Crock marked “Morton & Co. Brantford C.W.” with unusual cobalt decoration; 1 Gallon Floral Jug marked “H. Schuler Paris Ont.”; 1 Gallon Floral Jug marked “W.E. Welding Brantford Ont.”; Rare – 1 Gallon Stoneware Crock of early form, with brown slip, marked “St. Johns C. E.”

FOLK ART: Nova Scotia Walking Stick with carved hand and ball design – ex. Ralph Price Collection; Treen Egg Cup Stand of walnut – ex. Marjory Larmon Collection; Carved Walking Stick with carved chevron design; Carving of Violinist signed Nova Scotia 1970; Carving of Violinist signed Quebec 1988; Spotted Leopard Carving in great polychrome paint signed 1961;

BUTTONS: French Hand Painted Portrait Buttons of Victorian Ladies;

EPHEMRA / BOOKS: Hamilton & Burlington Beach Post Cards from the Dorothy Turcotte Collection, some used in her book “The Sand Strip – Burlington & Hamilton Beaches”; Bound Set (10) of “National Association of Clock & Watch Collectors”;


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DIRECTIONS:  Exit 57 Q.E.W. (Victoria Ave.) go south 8 km., east on Eighth Ave. 6kms. (Vineland) to Rockway Hall-2021 Reg. Rd. 69   L2R 6P7

St. Catharines     905-937-1751



NOTE:10% Buyers Premium, Cash, Debit or Credit Card - 15% Buyers Premium on Absentee and Phone Bidding. No Cheques!


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