Mark Lawson Antiques Hosts Landmark Saratoga Springs Estate Sale March 10-12 2017
Mark Lawson Antiques announces an historic Saratoga Springs estate sale taking place March 10, 11, and 12. This untouched on-site estate sale is a landmark event, with a wide variety of items collected over the years by the long-time Saratoga Springs residents.
The gentleman of the house was a true captain of industry, an avid amateur woodworker with an interest in antique and modern tools, and an advanced collector of militaria, painting his own toy soldiers and creating small dioramas. He also acquired memorabilia from the Kennedy, Nixon, Ford, and Reagan administrations, including some Civil Rights related letters signed by Robert Kennedy during his term as Attorney General. He was also an automobile enthusiast with scattered automobile collectibles including signs, old framed advertisements, and a 1978 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow.
The lady of the house was a successful artist exhibiting in New York galleries in the 1970s. she was known for her framed collage and mixed media assemblage works, a number of which are featured in the sale. Her works can be found in private and public collections around the world.
The contents of the estate are fresh to the market and include (but are not limited to) the following:
- Saratoga Racetrack objects, memorabilia, artwork, and photographs (antique, vintage, and modern)
- High quality antique, vintage, and modern furniture, rugs
- Large amount of framed artwork – including antique 19th and 20th century oil paintings, drawings, and limited edition prints
- Military collectibles – Civil War swords and leather, porcelain figurines, many lead soldier sets and small dioramas
- Presidential memorabilia including photographs and signed letters
- Antique tools and woodworking equipment, including many antique cabinets with lots of drawers
- Modern tools – lathe, table & band saws, drill press, radial arm saw
- Designer clothing, hats, shoes, belts, and bags
- Custom window hangings
- Good quality household & kitchen items – fine porcelain and glassware
- 1978 Rolls Royce Silver Shadow Sedan, Color: Ivory, Miles: 92K
Dates and Times:
Friday March 10, 9am-4pm
Saturday March 11, 9am-4pm
Sunday March 12, 10am-3pm
View additional details, including photographs and terms of sale, by visiting the listing on EstateSales.net.