This will be one of our best sales of the year, including 3 local Hudson Valley estates including complete contents of 93 year old Ophthalmologist whose office was intact, in his office-house. He spent 30 Winters in India, where he would bring pictures of primitive portraits and ships from Antiques Magazine, and had them painted beautifully, and brought them back, and framed in period Victorian & gilt frames. Many have who the original painters were. Also from there is a a nice selection of antique furniture, decorative accessories, porcelain, glassware (Waterford including never used), rugs, smalls, early prints, paintings and more. Also his equipment from his office, will be included, including stands, and cabinets.
Also a wonderful stone house in the Stockade District of Kingston, N.Y. will be offered, known as the Gerrit Van Keuren House. From here is a wonderful selection of early furniture, pair of John Vanderlyn Jr. portraits of the Van Keuren's, large Canton collection, large Meissen collection, and more. Also select items from other homes and estates in Hudson Valley, over 200 paintings and prints.
Sterling sliver, Oriental rugs, and collectibles. This is a well diversified sale, and one not to miss, keep checking back, all fresh to the market goods, sold unreserved.