May 15, 2011 Auction Highlights

Dates: 05/15/2011 Location: 2372 Boston Post Road, Larchmont, NY 10538

Jasper Cropsey O/C "Prospect Point, Niagara Falls in Winter"

One of two Jasper Cropsey oils discovered in a local estate, this rare winter scene was bid up to an amazing $552,000 at auction.


Jasper Cropsey O/C "Autumn in America"

The second Cropsey up for auction greatly surpassed its estimate reaching a surprising $288,000 on May 15th.


2 Asian Porcelain Vases as Lamps.

A pair of Asian vases, estimated at $6,000 – $9,000 actually brought $19,200.


18th Cent Paint Decorated 3 Drawer Commode.

Selling for $7,800, this 18th Cent. commode exceeded the $3,000-$5,000 presale estimate.


CARTIER. 14K Yellow & Pink Gold Bracelet.

Just reaching the high end of the $3,000-$5,000 estimate, a 14k Cartier bracelet brought $4,800.


Asian Jade (?) Stamp in Lidded Box with Carved Jade (?)

Estimated at $100-$150, an Asian box sold for $3,840 on Sunday.


French 19th Cent 2 Door Marbletop Vitrine with Ormalou Mounts.

A French vitrine nearly doubled the high estimate of $2,500, bringing $4,800 on the day of the sale.


John Widdicomb Red Chinoiserie Secretary with Mirrored Top.

This John Widdicomb chinoiserie secretary sold for $2,800 on Sunday, surpassing the $600-$900 estimate.


"Oneida" Sterling Flatware.

A lot of sterling flatware, estimated at $1,000-$1,500 brought $3000 at auction.


Clarke's much anticipated May 15th Auction opens to a packed house.

Auctioneer Ronan Clarke accepts a bid for a 14K gold locket.

Auctioneer Nelia Moore takes bids from in-house, phone, and internet bidders.