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Landry Auctions invites you to attend an exciting Estate auction of  Fresh-To-The-Market
Antiques and Decorative Furnishings  & Accessories.


4:00 PM Preview by appointment Monday afternoon 9/21 
 Day of Sale 11:00 AM to 3:30 PM. to be sold promptly at 3:30 PM
Auction to follow immediately at approx. 4PM.

 This is guaranteed to be an auction you won't want to miss!
 To begin this exciting auction, we will be offering some of the book collection of the late David Wood of Nantucket and
Stockbridge, Mass.

 Mr. Woods collection includes many first editions and numerous signed volumes including a copy of "Ballads" inscribed by Robert Louis Stevenson, in addition to an extensive library of Nantucket related books, many signed by the authors.
We will also be offering more from our favorite Stonington, CT home, as well as from homes and estates in Brookline, Hamilton, Newburyport and Nantucket, Ma.

We are pleased to have been chosen to offer one of the finest architectural carved eagles to come to market in many years, an eagle which once graced the Boston Armory of the First Corps of Cadets in 1890.
In addition, we will be selling a massive custom five drawer circular gaming table with 70" top and carved paw feet from the Armory, a Bronze 4 foot high clock and surround from a Tremont St. Boston building now owned by Emerson College, a gold tipped walking stick presented to John Quincy Adams, a fine whalebone carved walking stick, rare series of Hudson River prints including West Point, a pair of Ralph Lauren leather club chairs, an Irish "famine" cabinet, a Sheraton farm table in old red paint, a canvas goose decoy dated 1921 and by Walter C. Marr impressed "WCM", an original Confederate "Richmond" Carbine dated 1864, a G.A.R. Kepi and reunion medals, silver including a 6 piece silver tea service by Caldwell together with other silver including Tiffany, a Sheraton Pembroke table in mahogany branded "J. Byrne", wedgewood calendar tiles, a fine Cartier 18k and diamond lady's watch along with other fine Estate gold, siler and costume jewelry. Artwork by Marshall Spring Bidwell, Nantucket artist JoBarker White, and a rare series of sketches of "First impressions as a student at Harvard College" by Augustus Hoppin.
This is a full sale, over 400 lots of merchandise "right from the house" to you, we hope you will plan to attend.

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a detailed auction listing are added.

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Auctioneer # 3746

Please join us for a rewarding evening!

Woodman's "Essex Room", 
Rte 133/Main St., Essex, Mass.
Call: 978-768-6233 for information
Ample Parking 
Catered By Woodman's Of Essex

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Here is a partial listing:

FURNITURE & FURNISHINGS:  Early American mahogany oxbow slant lid desk; Federal Period bow front and straight front chests of drawers; Federal inlaid mahogany Hepplewhite sideboard; Sheraton Mahogany Pembroke table branded “Byrne”; Chinese Chippendale bookcase; Georgian kettle stand; Early Welsh dresser; French parquetry dining table; Set of six Louis XIV style dining chairs; 19th Louis XVI style Bonheur du jour; Art Nouveau side chair; French hall mirror; French Provencal tall clock; French baker’s rack; Ralph Lauren leather club chairs; Early Brunswick pool table; Oak six section pigeon hole cabinet; Victorian walnut bank teller’s window; Early tap table in old surface; English Arts & Crafts walnut tuck-away table with tile decoration; Antique French needlepoint armchairs; Impressive mahogany center/games table; Farmhouse table in old red paint; Kittinger tea table; Oak tool chest; Parson’s bench; Assorted early blanket chests; Walnut plank seat hearth stool; Georgian walnut slant lid desk; China Trade carved sofa and center table; Anglo-Indian side chair; Good selection of Victorian furniture; .

ARTICLES OF HISTORIC, MILITARY & HUNTING INTEREST:  President John Quincy Adams presentation walking stick; Monumental American carved walnut eagle signed “I K” (From the Armory of the First Corps of Cadets in Boston); CSA Confederate Carbine Richmond, VA; World War I trench knife; G.A.R kepis, reunion medals and photograph (from Nantucket); Navy mess china wares; Signed and dated 1921 canvas goose decoy; Working duck decoy;

PAINTINGS & PRINTS:  C. F. Pierce Oil, barnyard scene; Finely detailed watercolors of Monterrey, MA by Marshall Spring Bidwell ca. 1860; 19th C. French village scene; Watercolor haystacks by Joseph Nesmith; Augustus Hoppin “Recollections of a Freshman at Havard” sketches; Nantucket wharf scene by JoBarker White; Good French tourist pictures; Boston School charcoal sketch; Good set of seven 18th C. Naval engagement prints; Set of five Hudson River Valley prints by Megarey; Currier & Ives “Summer in the Highlands” also “Drive through the Highlands”; French dog prints; Decorative bird prints; “Ipswich Marsh” Watercolor by Reddic;, 

SILVER & PEWTER, ETC:  Caldwell tea service and six coasters; Gorham flatware set; Russian forks; Set of Green River Works knives; Tiffany candlesticks, also a dolphin-foot bowl; Wallace “Lotus” pattern service for twelve; Chinoiserie cigarette case; Three early pewter chargers; Selection of Victorian and earlier pewter;

PORCELAIN & GLASS:  Pair of extraordinary Doulton Porcelain Vases fitted as lamps; White’s Utica Cobalt decorated cooler; Art Pottery owl lamp; Waterford compote; Set of 12 Royal Doulton dessert plates; Hawkes glasses in original shipping boxes; Wedgewood calendar tiles; Partial Crown Derby set and additional pieces; Meissen mixed tea service; Selection of Staffordshire figures; French crystal chandelier; Murano dish and roosters; Samson faience urn; Meissen candlesticks; Limoges game service;

CHINESE & JAPANESE ARTS:  Selection of Rose Medallion; Japanese watercolor; Pair of Canton vases fitted as lamps; Famille Verte vase fitted as lamp and another; Rosewood casket tea caddy; Selection of Canton wares; Chinese “mud men”; Chinese blue pottery figures; Two Japanese wood block prints; Famille Noir lamp;

RUGS & TEXTILES:  Extensive collection of very fine needlepoint and tapestry pillows and cushions; Good antique Kazak scatter; Framed needlepoint; Continental embroidered table cover; Three modern Oriental runners; Framed modern tapestry; Two Victorian quilts; Aubusson carpet; Newer Oriental as-is;

JEWELRY, WATCHES & COINS: Cartier 18k lady’s watch w/ diamonds; Bermuda Queen Elizabeth $100 gold coin; Peruzzi 800 silver bracelet; “B. Chavez” sterling and stone brooch; Italian sterling mount cameo; Extensive lot of costume jewelry; Bulova pocket watch; Pair 14k pearl earrings; Lot of 14k gold including Italian earrings; 14k gold, diamond and pearl earrings; 18k gold and diamond leaf form pin; T. Spratling sterling earrings and a Mexican silver bracelet with matching pin; Cultured pearl necklace;

DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES:  Samuel Yellin bronze ashtray; Whalebone carved cane; Salesman’s sample dining table w/leaves; Signed “McClelland & Bercley” mica shade table lamps; French enamel dresser box; Slag glass lamp; Needlepoint pole screen; Classical mirror; Pair of figural lamps; Wicker floor lamp; Pair of Setter fire dogs; Classical plaster relief; Crystal boudoir lamp; Selection of old and/or decorative lamps; Advertising tin lot; Inuit carving; Bronze statue of a setter dog;

BOOKS & EPHEMERA:  “Ballads” by R. L. Stevenson signed and dated 1894; “Omoo” First American edition (missing spine); “Don Quixote” in 1712, London in two volumes; Several lots of later edition modern literature in dust jackets including “The Fountainhead”; “Fresh Water Tidelands of California” J. P. Whitney 1873; An 1883 dust jacket;
“The Marble Faun” 1860; “Cape Cod” by Thoreau 1896 in two volumes; Box lots of 17th through 19th C. books; Extensive lot of early to mid 20th C. Children’s books; Extensive lot of mid 19th to mid 20th C. Nantucket subject books;

TOYS & GAMES:  Lot of marbles; Pond model; Miniature spyglass; Lot of miniature glass and china wares; Lot of dolls and accessories;

CLOCKS:  Bronze clock face from Tremont Street Boston now fitted as coffee table; Slate mantle; Caldwell bracket; Chelsea ship’s bell; Oak Regulator; Shelf clock with chicken decoration; Ogee bracket example; Vienna Regulator;



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4 ft Bronze Clock Face
 Tremont St.
4 Feet Tall

Clock surround detail
Large Rose Medallion Urn
15 1/2" Tall

One of Two Sterling
Flatware Sets

Modern Signed Print
of Musicians

Edition of Omoo
by Herman Melville

French Sevres Style Urn
Caldwell English Bracket Clock

Canton Platter

19th Century French
Village Scene by
J. de la Garanderie

R L Stevenson Signed Book
with Inscription

Cartier 18K Gold &
Diamond Lady's Watch

Canvas Goose Decoy Dated 1921

Detail of Signature

English Library Secretary

Irish Truncheon and Carved Breadboard

Early English Translation of
Don Quixote

Samson Urn & Meissen Candlesticks

Cased Green River Works
Knife Set

Detail of Knives Set

Tiffany Wares -Tiffany Corinthian Candlesticks 12" Tall

Inlaid Mahogany Federal
Period Sideboard

Partial Paris Porcelain Dinner Set

Shelf Clock
& Hound and Irons

Hudson River Print -
"West Point from Phillipstown"
21 1/2" x 28"

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