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Mark Lawson Antiques Giving Exceptional Saratoga Springs Estate & Warehouse Sale August 8-10 2019

We are pleased to present an exceptional fresh offering of a recent group of local estate consignments as well as the fruits of 20+ years of professional collecting. We are opening up our warehouse for the first time in many years, and for this 3 day sale, we will have an incredible amount of rare, unusual and fine antique and vintage decorative objects to sell.  We will be setting up in our warehouse and in tents outside. This once in a lifetime event features a large collection of antique, vintage and modern objects including, but not limited to:

 – Thoroughbred Horse Racing Memorabilia Highlights

– Original racing program of Secretariat’s first win autographed by the late Penny Chenery, Secretariat’s owner and First Lady of Racing as well as a Mint in Box Breyer figure of Secretariat also signed by Penny Chenery.

–  Early 20thC Saratoga thoroughbred horse racing programs

– Panoramic Saratoga Racing Association Race Course Photo

– Eddie Arcaro on Citation and at Saratoga photographs

 – An Exceptional Collection of Saratoga Springs Memorabilia

– Original Hathorn Spring Water un – unpacked straw filled case of spring water bottles and colorful 19thC advertising sign

– Original Aerial Map of Saratoga 1888. This is a rare original example of the map that was reprinted by the Saratoga Historical Society in the 1970’s. This one was a fixture on the wall of Gaffney’s paint shop on Caroline Street since the 19th century, in original frame

– Large original New York Conservation Commission architects rendering bird’s eye view painting of the Roosevelt and Lincoln baths in Lincoln Park on South Broadway with view of downtown Saratoga Springs

– Rare original figural cast iron framed Congress Spring print

– Adelphi Hotel early 20thC steel enamel large arrow sign

– Original Lucy (Kettlewell) Cadou paintings, prints and creations including an original “The Saratoga Game”, a Monopoly style board game, “win first prize in Saratoga art fair, lose artistic integrity”,  “Sell cat to Willie Lum, collect $10”,

– Very decorative large framed 1890 Saratoga County Map

– Poker chips including Brook Club and Newmans Lake House

– Framed 19thC Saratoga advertising broadsides

– Many 19th century Saratoga antique framed prints

– Many Saratoga Spring Water Bottles, crates and oddments

– Grand Union Hotel Silver, keys and Souvenirs

– Original 19thC Saratoga Springs presentation silver fire horn

– Rare Saratoga Whitehall Railroad company stock certificate

– Saratoga related ephemera and books

 – Many, many, many lots of sterling silver jewelry and vintage costume jewelry

– Fine antique decorative objects, accessories and good antique oriental rugs  

– Fine group of Nouveau Art Glass including Tiffany pulled feather vase, floriform vase, and Austrian

– Period tiger maple stand, rocking chair, day bed and monumental 4-poster bed, Period Chippendale mahogany chair

– Renaissance Revival 19thc cast iron garden bench, cement garden urns

– Steer horn armchair

– Marble inset tall Chinese ornate carved rosewood stand

– Dutch Marquetry Sleigh bed

– Mid-century modern furniture and lamps

– Tall bookcase from Julia Child’s house

– Medicine cabinet from Watervliet Shaker community

–  Caucasian and Middle eastern antique hand-made rugs

– Group of three wooden and glass architectural obelisk showcases, deaccessioned from the Skidmore college library, proceeds to benefit a Saratoga High School scholarship fund.

– 3 Large retro 1940’s-50’s wall mirrors

– Beautiful bronze dore mounted onyx pedestal

– 19th and early 20th century Bronze statues

– Pair large Erie Canal lanterns

– Antique slag glass lamps

– Ornate carved and inlaid antique South East Asian stands

– Assorted country Americana including blue decorated stoneware

 – Many original paintings, drawings and framed prints

– Group of large Modernist paintings by Joseph Meierhans

–  Hudson River School oil paintings

– Continental School paintings

– Large D.C. Lithgow sunset landscape oil painting

–  Schiele prints

– Many more, we will be detailing here continually

 – Collectibles including sports memorabilia

– Large collection of autographed baseballs and autographed photos

– Large group early 20thC machine made and 19thC hand made glass marbles

– Groups of antique & modern devices, tools & fixtures:

– Complete c1950 local village Post Office interior, solid oak, with original complete bank of mailboxes

– Large antique steel anvil

– Large antique book press

– Two small antique safes

– Vintage wooden orange crates

– Antique brass hardware

– Antique lighting parts

– dozens of good modern folding 60″ tables


Dates and Times:

Thursday August 8, 9AM to 4PM

Friday August 9, 9AM to 4PM

Saturday August 10, 9AM to 4PM


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