1916 PASADENA ESTATE SALE

June 22, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

 SECOND AND LAST WEEKEND

An Attendant will be at the front gate at 6:00 am Thursday morning with the sign-up sheet.

This will be the official Sign-Up Sheet for the sale.

Thursday, June 25 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, June 26 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 27 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

    South of the 210 Freeway Near Lake Avenue

Hillcrest Avenue, Pasadena 91106

THESE ARE ALL NEW PICTURES. WHAT YOU SEE AND MORE IS WHAT IS THERE THURSDAY MORNING .

We had a great sale last Thursday, Friday and Saturday but we still have treasures and many items still left for sale in this gorgeous home designed by Marston & Van Pelt. The family lived here for thirty years and made it into a beautiful residence filled with many pieces of furniture, art, costume jewelry, garden furniture, statues & plants, rugs, and decorative accessories.

There are many pieces of French Louis LV & Louis LXI style furnishings, also American, English and Italian articles to decorate your home. The list includes large woven chain stitch rugs, mirrors, custom tablecloths, bedding, bath rugs, towels and sheets, linens and more.

Antique and reproduction oil paintings, sketches, prints, bronze statues and clocks, urns, gesso tables, crystal, kitchen, kidney shape side table, antique oil portraits, French marquetry commodes, Baccarat decanters, Meissen statue & plate, silver plate andirons, Boulle-desk, chair, game table.

There are antique sofas, lamps, side tables, stone persimmon tree, bed benches, area rugs and rug runners, bird, horse, ducks, pheasant, raccoon figurines, double bed mattress set, CA King mattress set & gilt metal headboard, pair of French twin headboards, monkey figural lamps & statues, pair brass high end display cabinets, ornate gesso carved stands, Chinoiserie mirror & 3’statue, 2 high back white toilet chairs w/cane seats, plant stands & holders.

Brass heating stand & andirons, Thai gilt & black bronze, pedestal dishes, F. Remington ‘Mountain Man On Horse’, lg. metal antique Repousse’ mirror, lg. German tall case clock w/brass inset, Imari porcelains, wing chairs, Queen Anne tall dresser, French desks, balloon back chairs, 6 Jappanned art chairs, wall shelves, pair gorgeous pine cabinets-floor to ceiling, commodes & bombe’ chests, antique 7’ copper fountain, French 70’s pale yellow desk hutch, brass/pewter day bed & bedding, E.J. Cygne oil paintings.

Al Capone dresser vanity bought 40-50 yrs. ago in Chicago, antique water fall oil painting, Ridgway Grandfather clock, terrier paintings, Caleb Bingham repro oil, large pink sofa table, bamboo arm chairs, Marble statue of mother & child, Baker’s rack, patio tables, large potted plants, urns, antique iron pedestal planters and so much more.

 

1910’s Historical Pasadena Estate

June 4, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

PASADENA ESTATE SALE

Designed by Marston & Van Pelt

1916 Arthur L. Garford-Built Home

 Two Consecutive Weekends

An Attendant will be at the front gate at 6:00 am Thursday morning with the sign-up sheet.

This will be the official Sign-Up Sheet for the sale.

Thursday, June 18 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, June 19 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 20 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

and

Thursday, June 25 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday, June 26 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 27 — 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

    South of the 210 Freeway Near Lake Avenue

Hillcrest Avenue, Pasadena 91106

All of you know how exciting our sales can be, but now you will visit another one of our top ten in 21 yrs. This can be described as Versailles inside, but a Spanish Revival outside. For a private home, the elegance is so breath-taking, that we consider it Blue Ribbon in every way. Every wall in this residence is painted as stone, texture, figures, or draped ribbon/cherub/instrument/angels/Venice/cherub frescoes.

Here, you will find antique heirlooms, vintage treasures or newer items and some architectural. There are many antique oil paintings and framed reproduction paintings, antique prints, reverse glass paintings, bronzes-Trodoux/Dumiage (more below) & bronze clocks, very large French Louis XVI style wood/ormolu commode (one after Jean Henri Riesener), furnishings & painted gilt, gesso furniture pieces – side tables, stands, Boulle pieces, Fautieul, side & arm chairs, commodes, display vitrines, hall console & side tables, carved gesso stands, footstools.

Figurines – Meissen/Sevres/Sitzendorfer (29 Napoleon) & other porcelains, Spode/Wedgewood china, Steuben/Baccarat/Waterford crystal, brass & wood furnishings, French Boulle pieces, lg. room needlepoint area & other rugs, Victorian silver plate, ornate mirror sets & singles, 3 tall case clocks, sofas – leather Chesterfield, Louis XV & XVI. Queen Anne, English-armoires, bureau plat desks, lamps – bronze, glass, marble, brass, porcelain, gilt.

There are bed linens, blankets, comforters and custom bedding in CA king, queen & twin sizes, towels, and table linens. There is a darling Butler’s Pantry next to the kitchen with cabinets full of serving and entertaining pieces. Also, three multi-panel screens – carved Chinese/upholstered stripes/painted birds, chaise lounge, pr. French twin headboards, a king green metal/gilt headboard, carved wood queen headboard, twin daybeds & brass trundle, dining table & 6 chairs, tall pedestal stands, busts.

Designer ladies shoes – Ferragamo, Dior and more; belts, scarves, gloves, ladies clothes, men’s shoes, clothes, jackets. Three patios filled with ornate and everyday iron/wicker/wood furnishings, many 4’ diameter pots w/big plants, iron urns, old statues and old copper fountain, and many dozens of plants and huge planters.

Garage–hand & power tools, pressure washer, garden tools, old light fixtures, furniture, more later.

There are no Dealer Pre-Sale days or private showings. Window curtains are not for sale. We DO have COSTUME JEWELRY and some sterling jewelry pieces.

Oil Paintings-Antique 19th C. portraits, Jose Fernandez American (E.J. Cygne), John McIntyre British, J. Kinnaird British, Sargent style European portrait, many 18th & 19th C. unsigned oils, Richard Westall ‘John Wesley Preaching,  Savinio Labo Italian, Monte, Frank Goodwin, Archiga, W. Androw, Michael Aguilar British, B. Lainere American, Frank Oswald British, John Williamson American, J. Villier France.

Repro Oils-In style of Bouguereau, Italian Renaissance portrait, young girl sitting in garden, 19th people eating at table, Raphael of Bindo Altovito, European genre scene, John Opie ‘Boy in Top Hat’, and more.

Bronze sculptures-Morise, Dumaige, Strausse, Somme, Unmarked, Remington, E.J.Mene, after N. Gillett, Mercie, Peiffer, K. Levassuer.