MAGNIFICENT ANTIQUES, ARTWORK, BOOKS, DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES FROM THE COLLECTION
OF THE LATE DR. JAMES E. MARVIL OF LEWES, DE FORMERLY OF LAUREL, DE
LOCATION: O'NEAL AUCTION CENTER, 11112 LAUREL RD., LAUREL, DE AT THE
CORNER OF RT. 13 N AND RT. 24
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2015
OUTSIDE SALE STARTS AT 9:30 A.M.
INSIDE SALE STARTS AT 10:00 A.M.
FURNITURE TO BE SOLD AT 1:00 P.M.: Sussex Co. Ralph heart pine turkey breast corner cupboard w/ 2-8 lite doors top, 2 panel doors bottom, bracket ft. 80 1/2" Philadelphia 18th Cent. walnut pieced back side chair w/ pad ft. American 17th Cent. walnut drop leaf pilgrim table w/ drawers, PA. 17th Cent. walnut QA tea table w/ pad ft., Period walnut QA dressing table w/ drake ft., Period Hepplewhite kidney shape card table w/ sting inlay, Period Chippendale slant front desk dovetail case, fitted interior, OG ft., Sussex Co. pine, 2 pc. step back cupboard w/ 2-6 lite doors top, 2 panel doors bottom, bracket ft., Sussex Co. pine tapered leg 2 board top farm table w/ drawers, Sussex Co. pine tapered leg, 1 drawer worktable, Sussex Co. pine dovetail ship's chest, Federal tiger maple single tester bed, Circa 1790 Hepplewhite mahogany 3 pc. banquet table w/ satinwood banding, Scotch mahogany tall case clock w/ shell inlay on door and line inlay, painted dial, circa 1850, 5-American Hepplewhite chest w/ French ft., 2 alb bow front, Period QA walnut armchairs, claw and ball ft., exhibited 1928 at the Hove museum loan exhibition, set of 6 Chippendale dining chairs w/ B & C ft., 5 side, 1 arm, pierced splat, Period walnut card table w/ storage under top, cabriole legs, shell carvings, set of 5 Chippendale B & C ft., dining chairs w/ shell carvings on the cabriole knees, Chippendale flat top walnut 2 pc. highboy w/ receded columns top 2 over 3 drawer, bottom 1 over 3 drawer, B & C ft., Federal walnut 1 drawer stand w/ inlay, dovetail pine blanket chest in frame, Chinese Chippendale style sofa and wingchair, several period tea tables and candle stands with birdcages, splay leg stands, dovetail pine blanket chest, Hepplewhite mahogany 1 drawer washstand w/ inlay, Federal horseshoe back chair, several drop leaf tables, Windsor chairs, Chippendale chairs, ladder back chairs, period Sheraton rosewood Captain's desk, Chippendale mirrors, pr. of mahogany Chippendale torchers, Victorian finger carved walnut armchairs and side chairs, tester bed, 3 sec. screen w/ Chinese wallpaper, a collection of approx. 20 antique and semi-antique oriental rugs of various sizes, and many, many other outstanding furniture pieces.
GLASSWARE AND ACCESSORIES TO BE SOLD AT 10:00 A.M.: Early PA Dutch paint decorated miniature dome top dovetail chest 8" x 16" x 9", British flintlock Sea Service pistol circa 1785-1810, American powder horn ca. 1812 w/ engraved American Eagle, pr. of brass telescopes, 1 engraved Waldstein and Beckel, New York, New York barometer, collection of Chincoteague shorebirds and decoys, wooden bowl, brass apple butter kettle, Chippendale andirons, fireplace tools and fender, collection of brass push-up candlesticks, Regency tea caddy, Venetian crystal chandelier, Venetian cigarette caskets, a collection of Flo Blue, boat model in glass cases, pr. of wall scones w/ mirrors, red and blue bowls, Bohemian stem lamps, Chinese export lamps, pr. of Japanese red porcelain mantel vases, Cloisonné blue Chinese lamps, toleware lamps, Dieamara of clipper ship, half hull, collection of miniature ivory paintings, sterling pieces, pr. of triple candelabras, brass jardinière, Tole tray, spice cabinet, several gold gilded mirrors and many other fine decorative accessories.
ARTWORK: Henry Progar, 1964 oil on board of Ellis Pond, Laurel, DE w/ boaters, H.Schroeder, O/C, Lewes Canal , H. Schroeder, watercolor, Charleston, S.C., Calhoun Meeting, George Washington O/C, by Henry B. McIntyre 1937, copy of Gilbert Stuart painting, oil on board of Cape Henlopen Light signed Fhett, O/C of American Clipper ship, O/C of American Ships at sea, professionally cleaned and repaired, O/C of folk painting of Young Girl Holding Flowers, Continental oil of Pheasant people, several other signed oil paintings, Chinese embroidered pictures and prints, Japanese embroidered prints and several other artwork.
BOOKS: Biographical and Genealogical History of Delaware published by J.M. Fink, 3 vol. Conrad, History of Delaware, 4 vol. set of History of Delaware Past and Present, Richards 2 vol. History of Delaware, several other Delaware and Eastern shore books, a large library of antique reference books, ship books and several others, 1840's mp of Kent Co. Delaware and other Delaware related items.
TERMS: Cash or approved check, Visa/MC on the day of sale. All items must be paid for on the day of sale. A 13% buyer's premium will be charged on all items, w/ a 3% discount when paying with cash or check. All items are sold, "As Is".
This is one of the finest old collection of antiques, artwork, book collections and decorative accessories to come to auction in Delaware in several years. This is a sale for the advanced or beginning collector. Some of the finest items we have had the privilege of selling in all of our years of being in business. Preview Friday, 2/20/15 from 10:00 a.m. till 6:00 p.m. Doors open Sunday morning at 8:00 a.m. Absentee bids and phone bids will gladly be accepted at this sale.