This sale includes local estates and collections. Offerings include estate jewelry, paintings, furniture, rugs, works on paper, clocks, decorative accessories, pottery, and more! In addition to selling antiques and collectibles throughout the day, we will hold two special sessions for Silver and Estate Jewelry.
Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. Auction Gallery
Sale Date and Time:
Estate Treasures Auction
Saturday, August 18, 2012, 12:00 P.M.
Silver – 12:00 P.M.
Oo la la! Designer Accessories – 1:45 P.M.
Estate Jewelry – 2:00 P.M.
Art Deco & Modern – 4:00 P.M.
Friday, August 17, 10:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Saturday, August 18, 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
-Catering provided by The Wooden Nickel of Hillsborough, NC.
-Public Wi-Fi is provided for your convenience.
No Reserves. All sales subject to the terms & conditions of sale. Cash, check, Visa, MC, AX, and Discover. 13% buyer’s premium. 3% discount for cash/check. 7% NC tax. NCFL#7452
Photos and Additional Lot Information:
We add new photos and descriptions every day, so please check back often! If you have any questions regarding specific items, please do not hesitate to contact us for additional assistance.
1. Fine 19th Century Mahogany Serpentine Front Chest/Desk
top drawer opens to reveal desk compartments
detail of desk compartments
2. 19th century Hanging Corner Cupboard
likely English, nice banded mahogany details
3. Arts & Crafts style Solid Oak Bookcase
4. Antique Mission Oak Server
turn of the century
5. Arts and Crafts style Oak Deep Corner Cupboard
6. Mission Oak Bench
possibly an organ bench made by Estey Organ Company for one their smaller pipe organs of the early 20th century
detail with shelf
7. Hand Painted and Dovetailed Blanket Chest
detail of top
detail of top
detail of top
8. Contemporary Leather Loveseat
nice brown leather with brass nail head trim and VERY COMFORTABLE!
9. Vintage Leather Club Chair
circa 1940s oxblood leather tufted back chair on front casters
10. American Classical Mahogany Cheval Mirror
19th century, mahogany veneers
11. Primitive Cane Seat Arm Chair
12. Mission Oak Rocking Chair
13. 19th century Queen Anne style Work Table
14. Primitive Ladderback Rocking Chair
15. Four Board Primitive Farm Table
16. Southern Yellow Pine One Drawer Work Table
notice original drawer has never been drilled for a pull with nice tapered legs.
17. Queen Anne style Table
unusual shaped and turned knobs.
18. (2) Unusual Cane Back Arm Chairs
19. Pair of Wine Tasting Tables
18th century style, brass corner and hinge details
20. Custom Made Solid Cherry Queen Anne style Dining Table
with custom lazy Susan for top - can be used separately
21. Sheraton style Upholstered Sofa
nice, clean, contemporary upholstery!
22. Pair of Upholstered Wing Chairs
23. Quilt Rack with Inlay
finely inlaid side details with foliate and pencil inlays to mahogany, likely English.
24. American Classical Mahogany Gaming Table
nicely shaped Ogee skirt, tapered colum with acanthus and scroll carvings at base.
25. Scottish 19th century Chest
mahogany with light wood banding to drawers and top, fluted corners on later bracket feet, likely original brass hardware.
detail of top
26. Hepplewhite style Sideboard
fine flame mahogany with banded and other wood inlays, shaped and fluted central skirt with tapered and box foot legs.
27. Sheraton style Upholstered Sofa
with inlay to legs; nice, clean, contemporary upholstery
28. Large Tilt Top Breakfast Table
with banded mahogany top, brass paw foot casters, 20th century
detail with top in place
29. William IV Vanity Table
19th century mahogany, heavily carved legs on metal casters.
30. Rosewood Fire Screen
pierce carved crest, barley twist sides, needle point floral insert, raised on a shaped and fluted column with three scrolling feet, 19th century.
31. Single Drawer Chippendale Style Side Table
32. Antique Pine Blanket Chest
hand dove tailed case, nice bracket feet.
33. Small Hand Tied Rug
4' 3" x 5' 10"
34. Contemporary Silk Rug
4' 1" x 6'
35. Contemporary Silk Rug
4' 2" x 6'
36. Contemporary Silk Rug
5' 1" x 8' 1"
37. Contemporary Silk Rug
5' x 3'
38. Contemporary Silk Rug
5' x 3'
39. Contemporary Silk Rug
4' 2" x 6' 1"
40. Semi-antique Hand Tied Rug
5' 8" x 8' 8"
41. Semi-antique Hand Tied Rug
11' 3" x 18'
42. Contemporary Room Size Carpet
nice thick pile, hand tied; 8' x 9' 9"
43. Room Size Hand Tied Carpet
semi-antique, unusual golden colors; 9' 10.5" x 14' 2"
44. Hand Tied Rug
3' 9" x 6' 4"
45. Hudson River School Landscape
oil on canvas, in period gilt composition frame.
46. Original Oil Painting
47. 19th Century Oil Painting of Lake Scene
48. Claude Howell Style Oil Painting
dockyard oil painting in the style of Claude Howell, unsigned, oil on canvas in likely original carved and gilt wood frame.
49. Antique Birch Forest Painting
52. 19th century Mahogany Ogee Wall Mirror
53. Mahogany Wall Mirror
54. American Federal Period Gilt Wood Wall Mirror
45 x 23 in.; areas of gilding loss
56. Mid Century Parisian Street Scene
oil on canvas, silvered frame
57. Cuzco School style Painting of an Archangel
20th century, oil on burlap
58. Portrait of a Bavarian Man
by Gussich, oil on canvas.
59. Victorian Chromolithograph of Kittens Brunille
60. Pair of Della Robia style Prints
61. Inlaid Mahogany Barometer, 19th century
nice fancy shell inlays, with works.
62. South East Asian Print
65. 1925 Etching by Joseph Pennell
titled "United Fruit Boat"
detail of remarque
66. Antique Etching by Joseph Pennell
titled "Ponte Vecchio"
67. American School Etching of a Street
68. English School Watercolor, 19th century
69. Limited Edition Giclee by Thomas Kinkade
70. Etching by Ann Carter Pollard (NC, b. 1930)
72. Original Watercolor of the Sailboat "Rainbow"
2001. Pair of Stylized Hound Vases
white ceramic double sided vases with triple insert, marked "Repousse Art, Made in Germany, LDBC" (9 x 12 in.)
2002. Pair of Silvered Cubist Cats
silver painted plaster by Universal Statuary Corp., circa 1940. (11.5 in. tall)
2003. Art Deco Stepped Vase by Haeger
nice white mat finish, marked on base "Haeger USA" (12 x 10 x 2 in.). Some small chips to base.
2004. Brass Nude Female Candlestick
silhouette of dancing nude female holding a candle cup on circular base, (14 in. tall).
2005. attr. Niloak Refrigerator Pitcher
blue glaze, stylized design, handled with cork and porcelain stopper, unsigned, (7 x 8 x 3 in.).
2006. Figural Art Deco Vase
soft paste young beauty in profile grasping a cylindrical vase, unmarked, (10 x 7 x 2.5 in.).
2007. Nude Female Soap/Card Dish
clear glaze over white porcelain Japanese dish of nude young beauty sitting atop a pond which serves as reservior for soap or calling cards, (7 x 8 x 5 in.).
2008. Turquoise Glaze Nude Silhouette Vase
circular and fan motif vase with repousse kneeling nude figures, unmarked, (9 x 8 x 3 in.).
2009. Figural Stork Flower Frog
a majestic white glazed stork stands above the grasses and waves, with pierced holes for flower arrangement, marked "PADRE / 271" on base, (13 x 5 x 3 in.).
2010. "Maidens of the Sea" Porcelain Vase
unmarked, fantastic white porcelain vase featuring three nude females under the sea with coral and seaweed, small chip to base rim, (9.25 x 5 in.).
2011. "Dance of the Nudes" Consolidated Glass Plate
clear and frosted glass with nude figures, unsigned, small rim chip, (8.5 in.).
2012. Carrillo French Art Deco Glass Vase
ovoid form mouth blown molded floral vase, signed "Made in France Carrillo" to base, (6 in. tall).
2013. 1920s Figural Porcelain Dresser Box
the lid with two full bodied figures dressed in clown performing outfits, paint decorated, with "Made in France, CH" paper label to base, (DOA: 8.25 x 5.5 in.).
2014. Pair of Isadora Duncan Figural Bookends
circa 1930, cast bronze bookends with bas relief figures of Isadora Duncan performing the "Dance of the Scarf" which unfortunately foreshadowed her death from her famed scarf being caught in an automobile, marked "Solid Bronze, Patd" on reverse, (7 3/4 in. tall).
2015. Pair of Silvered Art Deco Cat Bookends
silver over a copper toned metal, with red paint to reverse, one with paper label reading: "Armor Bronze, The Armor Bronze Corporation New York City," (6.25 in. tall).
2016. Two White Porcelain Cats
circa 1930, one larger and one smaller, sitting white crackle glazed cats with red bows, marked "Made in Japan", (6.5 and 8.5 in. tall).
2016B. Art Deco Birmingham Sterling and Cut Glass Dish
oval form inset cut glass dish with high-form art deco sterling surround, hallmarked on base, (2.1 troy oz.).
2017. Bronzed Nude Silhouette Lamp
figural nude female back light by single light with circular frosted glass dividing plate, unsigned, (8 in. tall), rewired, working condition.
2018. 1930s Stutz Egyptian "Ra" Hood Ornament
chrome plated metal ornament bust of "Ra" with aerodynamic motif, loose mounted to an ebonized base, (ornament: 4 x 4 in.).
2018B. 1932 Chevrolet Radiator Cap
in the form of an aerodynamic eagle, chrome plated, some spotting and expected rusting.
2019. Egyptian Bronze Bas Relief Wall Plaque
replica of ancient Egyptian nude female playing a wind instrument, unsigned, ready for wall mounting, (8 x 7 in.).
2020. Standing Nude Female Art Deco Lamp
full bodied nude female raising up an architectural amber colored glass globe, bronze tone with nice patina, unsigned, working condition, (HOA: 17 in.).
2021. 3 Nude Female Bottle Openers
including: one cast iron clothed female with fan (9 in.); one white metal nude female, marked "85%" to feet (8.5 in.); and one cast brass nude female (4.25 in.).
2022. (5) Vintage "Bottoms Up" Shot Glasses
each with a nude female lying across the cup with their "bottoms up"; one custard, one cobalt, one green, one Vaseline and one small painted porcelain, (the tallest: 3 in.).
2023. Art Deco Nude Female Lamp
cast spelter metal with white paint in the form of a resting nude female gazing at the amber glass tower-globe over a geometric shaped base, working condition, (11 x 6.5 x 3 in.), globe with chip to bottom corner.
2024. Two Art Deco Bookends
including one cast iron topless female dancing with tambourine, signed Bronz Met, copyright 1926, NY, (5.25 in. tall); and one cast spelter bronze tone reclining nude female on a rocky shore, (5.5 in. tall).
2025. 1920s Figural Lamp
cast bronzed spelter lamp of three females grasping a column under a frosted crackle amber glass orb, working condition, (HOA: 13.25 in.).
2026. 1920s Dancing Ladies Lamp
cast and gilt spelter of two dancing females with a dome shaped frosted amber glass globe, rewired, working condition, (11.5 in. tall).
2027. Bronze Bust of NYC Mayor, Jimmy Walker
hollow-ware bronze 3/4 bust of Jimmy Walker, New York Cities 97th mayor from 1926-1932, unsigned, (7.75 in. tall).
2028. Joseph Davidson Bronze of Franklin D. Roosevelt
(Am.,1883-1952), 1934 cast bronze bust of Franklin D. Roosevelt on spelter base, the front plaque reads: "Franklin D. Roosevelt By J. Davidson", also marked on reverse of head: "J. Davidson. Wash 1934 c", and marked underneath: "A. C. Rehberger Co., Chicago", (10 in. tall), nice patina to bronze, some paint loss to base.
2029. Two Political Party Figural Bottle Openers
including one elephant (Republican) open mouth cast iron bottle opener and one donkey (Democratic) open mouth cast iron bottle opener, (3.75 in. tall).