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Charles M. Talbot Associates

Outstanding Annual Summer Auction

Talbot Homestead, Turner, Maine

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 9:00 A.M.


We are pleased to announce our summer sale of selected estate antiques collected especially for this annual sale.  Preview Monday, August 19th from 8 am to 5 pm or morning of sale 7:30 am to 9 am. Sale will be held at the Talbot Farm, Poplar Hill, Turner, Maine. 


A partial listing follows with many future added pieces.


Civil War & Photography:  Album of 43 Civil War officers, mostly of the 44th Regiment of MA; 6 Civil War swords, including presentational sword to Frank W. Reynolds of the 44th Regiment of MA and Cavalry sabre by D.J. Millard Co. belonged to Nathaniel Bowditch. Fine ½ plate daguerreotype of Caroline Reynolds Ward in Brady flip case; Several other early daguerreotypes; 1835 engraving of the 1722 Town of Boston Map by Capt. John Bonner;  Large set of Civil War china from Reynolds Family; Commission documents for Frank Reynolds; Civil War letters from Richard Weld.


Furniture: Empire dropwell sideboard w/ figural mahogany veneer; Oak multi drawered revolving hardware cabinet; Mahogany revival highboy, heavily carved. Danish Modern: Teak credenza by Einar Larsen & Axel Bender Madsen for Naestved Mobelfabrik; Set of teak dining chairs by Svend A. Madsen for Moreddi; Gino Sarfatti Arredoluce Triennale floor lamp; Set of dScan chairs by Erik Buch; Pair of Klein Design matching armchairs & ottomans.


Glass & China: Steuben glass; Early blue & white Staffordshire; Old Ivory pieces; Set of Royal Doulton china; Many other fine pieces.


Artwork: Joseph Raffael; Parker Harlowe; Early OOB of old man & ghost attrib.  Edouard Von Grutzner; Charles Copeland; George Daniell; Gaetano de Gennaro; Horace Brown; Margo Mandette; Remo Testa; A.S. Pratt; George Bunn; Bernard Karfiol, Philip von Saltza; Lionel Lemoine Fitzgerald;  Prints:  Josef Albers; 3 Carroll Thayer Berry woodblock prints; Sam Francis; Robert Rauschenberg; Claes Oldenburg; Ben Nicholson. Sculptures: Sorel Etrog "The Bird Which Does Not Exist #4" bronze; David Lemon "Parting Shot" bronze (this was the only casting of this original work); Lionel Lemoine Fitzgerald; Yosef G. Drenters; Leo Mol; Loet Vanderveen.


Oriental Rugs, Porcelains & Orientalia:  4 room sized rugs & many scatter rugs; Early 10” Imari bowl;  2 large framed embroidered Oriental pieces; 19th Century Persian mosaic.


Items of Interest: Nice selection of antique gold jewelry; Illustrative model of hay rake; Navajo rugs; 3 microscopes; Running horse weathervane; Blue & white stoneware jugs by Douw Fonda and John Stewart; Miniature horse drawn buggy.


Sterling Silver:  3 chests of flatware including set of Dominick & Haff;  Hollowware & fancy flatware pieces.


German & Southwestern Pottery: Large collections of each including Fannie Nampeyo polychrome pot, 9”;  Oscar Quezada black glazed bowl.  


Minerals: Many fine examples including a blue fluorite; blue & gold fluorite; Amethyst crystal cathedral; Celestite specimen.


Musical Instruments: Nice variety of instruments including 1963 Gibson walnut electric guitar; S.S. Stewart 5 string banjo, ca. 1892;  Albert Fischer violin; 1947 E.K. Blessing trumpet.


***** As always, No Buyer’s Premium *****


Listing subject to error, all items sold as is, book bids accepted, catered by LaFleur’s Restaurant of Jay. Terms: cash or check with proper ID, Dealers:  please bring a current copy of your seller’s certificate. This is a partial listing, visit us at (ID # 4188) for pictures and more complete listing. Email:


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Charles M. Talbot Associates

55 Poplar Hill Road

Turner, ME  04282

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