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October 7, 2023


Saturday October 7, 2023

10am – Central

LOCATION: 1502 Linwood Ave, Valparaiso National Guard Armory

Antique/Custom/Furniture: Tiger maple Empire 1830’s chest,  English/Chinese Mahogany 1880’s china cabinet, 1890’s Federal Mahogany inlaid desk, Chippendale 1790’s gilded overlay eagle crest mirror, 1900’s Mahogany drop top desk, French country 1790’s walnut sideboard, Custom made Hearthwood Andy Brown designer queen size beds (Lakeside Michigan), Walnut Queen Anne 1860’s flip top tea table, 2 Piece pine 1900’s china hutch, Adirondack artisan made rocker, Wallace Nutting brace back 1900’s Windsor chair (w/label), Floyd Gompf green artisan made shutter door cabinet, 1900’s Faux painted fern stand, 1990’s Tropitone special ordered quality patio table w/4 chairs (Aluminum airplane structured metal w/SS welds purchased from Merchandise Mart for $10,000), Serpentine maple high boy, Sheridan inlaid bow front 1880’s dresser, Ladies oak paneled S-roll top desk, Twig floor lamp, Victorian walnut corner what not shelf,

Collectibles: Black Moor bust lamp, Historical American quilts, signed/dated (was on display at the Smithsonian American Art Exhibit to include Crazy quilt and others), Seashell 1900’s hanging wool tapestry, Commissioned sheep’s wool Lune Lake child’s rocking dog, Folk art American Indian framed photographs, Spirit of St Louis 1920’s folk art plane (made by relative of Charles Lindberg), Folk art wooden sailing vessel, Ship framed baggage labels 1920’s -30’s, 1973 E R Pfretzschner 4/4 violin (Mittenwald Obb), Silk thread 1900’s oak framed “Sweet Home” picture, Ornate English walnut coal scuttle, 12” Brass/Bronze octagon vase, 40” Composite Kris Kringle (purchased in England 1990’s), 2 Artist signed 1978 porcelain Made in Spain figurines, Small boudoir lamp w/frosted elephants, Folk art taxidermy fish art, 2 Small hand carved dolphins, Indian arrowheads, 1900’s Art Nouveau beveled/leaded glass window (no breaks), Porcelain signed Le Bertelli nude figurine (approximately 22”), 12” Indian bronze, 2 Hummel figurines, Primitive dynamite blasting box, 20” Flowered vase, 24” Hickory/Iron Indian axe, Ornate Chinese bronze/brass incense bowls, Victorian child’s colored tin photograph, Terracotta fingered artist signed kerosene lamp, Hand painted artist signed “glass/wood window”, Art Deco Chicago bungalow window, Framed Valentine collage,

Art: O/C Signed Wm J Engelhardt, O/C Signed C F Schwardt 1902 (w/metal plate/date), Audubon Barn or Chimney Swallow (drawn from nature), 1920’s Harvest Moon print (original frame), “Spotty transformation” drawing Curt Frankeustein 48/75, “Prodigal Son” print (printed in Paris 1900’s), “Northern Solitude” Watercolor lithograph 218/250 Common Loons Lawrence Snyder, Psychedelic “On Waves of Wind” G Mack 122/325 print, O/C signed W Cook, Framed Picture/Poster of 1998 Worlds Aid Day Navy Pier Chicago, Framed Pat Nagel print Scattivood Sausalito (prior Playboy magazine employee), Victorian O/C Floral portrait, Victorian O/C Lion, Victorian lady photograph, Victorian father and son photograph, O/C signed Indian child portrait, Victorian lady print, Victorian framed lady print, O/C signed Ernest Zepeda nude,

Miscellaneous: Nikon camera F4S w/light attachment,

AUCTIONEER NOTES: This is the estate of John Brandt who was film producer, antique appraiser and furniture designer. A wonderful collection of American, Continental, English, Antiques and accessories, Art, Vintage artisan made furnishings from Hearthwoods in Lakeside Michigan. Much of these wonderful pieces have been collected from Loon Lake Antiques and Design, Flossmoor, IL over a 60 year period. Check back on Monday and Tuesday October 2nd and 3rd as we add more pictures and information.

TERMS: Cash, Check (with valid ID), Credit Card with 3% charge. There will be a 10% Buyer’s Premium and 7% Sales Tax will be added unless you have a current sales tax exemption form filled out. All items are the sole responsibility of the successful bidder and are to be picked up the day of auction unless arrangements are made with Chuck Howard. Not responsible for accidents or items after sold. Announcements made day of sale take precedence over all written matter.

Auctioneer Chuck Howard  AU01038820

Howard Auctions and Estate Sales

(219) 921-9844


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