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JAMES R. MELLOW ESTATE TAG SALE
OCTOBER 7,8 & 9
9am - 4pm
36 Waterside Lane
PART 2 ANTIQUES & PAINTINGS
We have been given the honor of selling the
Personal Property of the late James R. Mellow and Augustine
Capaccio.at their antique residence in Clinton. This sale
represents a lifetime of collecting Fine Art, Antique Furniture,
Sculptures, Books, Export Porcelain and many other esoteric hard
to find items.
James Mellow was a distinguished art and
literary critic and award winning author who wrote a trilogy of
biographies about writers and artist of the lost generation.
Jim & Augie lived together for 42 years in a
wonderful antique home in Clinton, Connecticut. There they spent
much of their free time acquiring a large collection of art &
antiques. Their collections reflect their remarkable life
together and their international sense of style.
James R. Mellow was an art critic and book
reviewer for the New York Times,Arts Digest and Arts in America.
But he was a literary biographer that he achieved his greatest
"Charmed Circle" Gertrude Stein & Company,
"Nathaniel Hawthorne in his times" which won the American book
award. "Walker Evans", "Hemingway a life without consequences"
and "Invented Lives" F Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald as well as
dozens of feature articles in Architectural Digest, Art
International, Gourmet and Art to mention a few.
Augustine Capaccio was for many years involved
in the theater in New York, Connecticut and Rockport Mass. In
more recent years regional theater in Connecticut. Actor
,writer, producer and teacher he was comfortable and well
accomplished with it all. He was the recipient of many awards
for all his theactrical achievements.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE Riley Whiting Tall Case
Clock. American Hepplewhite 5 drawer chest, 18th c. English Oak
Tavern Table, 2 New England Ladderback Arm Chairs, Painted
Setback Cupboard, English Regency Flat Top Desk, Pine & Maple
Tavern Table, Several Maple Cannon Ball Beds, Sm. Blue Painted
Jelly Cupboard, Hepplewhite 1 Drawer Stand, Queen Anne
Scandinavian 2 Door Paint Decorated Cupboard, Tall Pine Dough
Box, Several Painted Blanket Boxes, Pine 4 Drawer Chest, Large
Louis XVI French Wing Chair, Victorian Recamier, Pine Cupboard
Diamond Window Pane Door, Chinese Rosewood Stand, Pine Hutch
Table red stain, Steamer Trunks, Acanthus Carved 4 Drawer Chest,
Several Andiron Sets, Picture Frames, French Loveseat,
USED FURNITURE Several nice wing chairs, large
Walnut Chippendale Dining Table, 6 Queen Anne Style Chairs,
French Canapé, Pencil Post Bed, Mahogany Server, 2 Mahogany 4
drawer stands, Cedar Chest, Several Pine Stands, Leather Club
Chairs, LOUIS XVI Painted Tall Chest, Victorian Oak Side By Side
Desk Secretary, French Style Arm Chairs, Mahogany Block Front
We are selling over 200 VINTAGE & ANTIQUE Oil
Paintings, Watercolors & Lithographs, Wood & Stone &
Sculptures,Drawings. ARTISTS INCLUDE - Walker Evans, Rodney
Smith, Jack Stoddart, Orville Rand, Ben Benn, Lucette White,
Gladys Wilkins Murphy, Prince, Virginia Stewart Vereas, Joseph
Stella, Helen Stein, Mildred Tuttle, Jean Xceron, Charles Dana
Gibson, Paul Cesar Helleu, J.H. Burnett, Mary Frank, Joseph
Solman, Louise Nevelson, H. A Purrington, M. Bennett Brown,
Alfred Parsons, Bette Youk, Fiorenzo Giorgi, Heywood Hardy,
Nassos Daphnis, Albert Edel, Katherine Sturgis, H.C. Andersen,
D. Glover, R.S. Bacon, John E. Melecsinksy, Arthur Seller, Peter
Vincent, Bruce B. Turner, Paul Gray, Anna Rogovin, Barbara Bell,
P. Sullivan, L. Guillemin, Larry O'Toole, Janet D Luppes,
Rosamond Niles, Jane McDonald, Carlton Chapman, James R. Mellow,
J. Tower Thompson, James Dolan, John Brasen, Caulkins, B.
Nordfeldt, Leon Polk Smith, George Anderson, L. Tutwiler, E.
Slore, H. Pippin, Olga Sears, Elmer Youmans, D. Orelus, D.
Mustafis, Luigi Lucioni, Frank Beatty, M. Kay Congdon, Syd
Karofsky, Rimini, A. Padovano, Reginald Murray, Steve Cryan,
Elizabeth Gauthier, David Tutwiler, Edith Wyckoff Kuchler, Leah
Griffin, F.J. Lanson, Joe Maynard, Merritt Cutler, Miniature
Primitive Portraits, Antique Silhouettes, Vintage Photographs.
VINTAGE GARDEN SCULPTURE Cast Stone Dolphin
Table, 6 Cast Stone Garden Putti, Marble & Copper Building
Elements, Cast Stone Bird Baths, Large Iron Fish Sculpture, Cast
Stone Fountain, 3 Cast Stone Benches, Red Tile Monks, Vintage
Horse Sulky, Antique Cast Iron Garden Seat, Large Vintage
Cupola, Cast Iron Cranes, Large Vintage Martin House, Frogs,
Gargoyles, Birds, Pr. Woodard Iron Chaise Lounges, 5 Pieces
Fancy Wrought Iron Furniture, 4 Large Granite Steps, Misc.
Garden Stone, Cast Stone Pedestals,
ANTIQUE CANTON PORCELAIN Over 100 pieces of
antique Chinese Canton Blue & White Porcelain. Platters, Bowls,
Covered Vegetables, Posset Pots, Plates,tea Pots, Sauce Tureens,
Pitchers and more.
CARPETS Hand made Vintage & Antique Oriental,
Hooked, Loomed and Rag Cottage Rugs throughout the house.
COLLECTIONS 25 Jade & Ivory Figures, Pendents,
Plaques, Dragons, Bugs & Animals, Large Chinese Wood Sculpture,
Chinese Quartz Table Lamp, 18" Bronze Soldier, Several Chinese
Porcelain Table Lamps, Large Marble Buddha Head Sculpture,
Chinese Porcelain Garden Seats, Antique Majolica Bamboo Umbrella
Stand, Antique Majolica Sardine Dish, Marble Fish Sculpture
signed, 26"Antique German Carved Cathredal, African Bronze
Headdress,Antique Andirons, Blue Chinese Porcelain Foo
Lions,18th, c Chinese Foo Lion,
Antique Craved Stone Diety, 70 Pieces Antique
Staffordshire Blue Dinnerware, Kutani Ginger Jar, Bronze Dogs
(Barrie), Full size Antique Carved & Painted Wood Carosel Horse,
5 Antique Carved & Painted Santos, Large Plaster Eagle in
Clouds, Antique Spanish Reliquary, Pr. Antique Carved Wood
Spanish Candlesticks, 2 Antique Italian Carved & Painted
Cherubs, Antique Marbleized Humidor with Carved Lamb & Banner,
Lg. Masons Ironstone Soup Tureen, Several Vintage Foundry Wood
Molds, Vintage Sailboat Models, Sterling Silver, Antique
Shutters, Weber Gas Grill,Household Items,
BOOKS & EPHEMERA
We will be selling the contents of and extensive library
of vintage books, papers and periodicals covering many subjects.
this is a collection not an accumulation. Art, Art Catalogues,
History, Novels, Biographies, Travel and much more.
PLEASE NOTE Parking signs MUST
be obeyed POLICE WILL TOW
PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL
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Directions. Route 1 in Clinton near Liberty Green Follow Signs
Sale by The Source Estate Sale Service