“….. a real collectors sale”

by The Andover House, 12 East Avenue Andover New York

October 15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Issues available at 8 a.m.)

October 16 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Most items 50% off)

Galen was an architect in Rochester and Cincinnati and later worked at Alfred University Library. He was an air force officer stationed in Japan in the 1950s and bought a lot of interesting things. He had a keen eye for art and furniture.

Mid-Century Furniture: Modern Danish drop-leaf table and 4 matching dressing tables, 2 square pedestal tables in the style of Saarinen, 5 Czechoslovakian chairs in bent wood, rare long chairs in rush from Japan by Takumi Craft, table in wood and rush (Japan), low coffee table style Large Lane, Drexel Credenza, Gold Medal Canvas Folding Chair, 4 Steel Folding Porch Patio Chairs, Wing Style Drop Leaf Table, Vinyl Lounge Chair, Teak Table Lamp

Antique: 0.42 Carat Diamond Ring with Appraisal, Mikimoto Pearl Necklace with Appraisal, Arts & Crafts 1 Drawer Desk, Cherry Drop Leaf Table, Upholstered Lincoln Rocking Chair, 2 Upholstered Balloon Back Chairs, Upholstered Armchair, Leaded Windows , one drawer racks, wooden commode, wooden chest of drawers, “Persian” (American and Iranian) style rug, handmade kitchen picnic style table and benches, style cabinet top Hoosier, small bookcases, 4-drawer dress with mirror, vintage leather luggage, antique brass picture frame, smaller chest blanket, vintage wedding dress, men’s long cashmere coat, Fiesta green coffeepot, Russel Wright saucepan, prints and pictures,

Art: Tabletop metal sculpture by Robert Beaven (University of Cincinnati), Goto Matabei mixed media painting, numbered print signed Seong Moy (Girl Juggling), pottery by Alfred artisans, 2 Disney lithographs, Japanese prints and paintings,

Japan: Mr. Brooks purchased many items while stationed in Japan during his time in the Air Force in the 1950s: large ceramic garden lantern, tea ceremony sets in a wooden box of , tea bowls in original wooden boxes, clay masks, kitchen cabinet tasumi, wooden bird. cage, wall hangings, prints and other works of art.

Japan continued:

Paintings (including Mount Fuji), wooden ceremonial staff with flags and charms, lacquerware, 2 kimonos, teapots, bottle of saki, rare mid-century Takumi Rush lounge chairs

Collectibles: Zippo lighters, 35mm cameras (Kodak and Cannon), Relex twin lens camera, camera and projector, Zenith radios, some stereo electronics, Beatles of England record, Phoniola hand crank record player, Toys: WWI Toy Soldiers, Lionel Trains, Mickey Mouse Lionel Hand Car, Lincoln Logs, Metal Ferrari Model, 1930s Steel Train, Tracks,

Housework: Honda self-propelled lawn mower, stainless steel Frigidaire Galley refrigerator, tools, kitchen, 2 good TVs,

Lots of unlisted stuff, a real collectible sale. Any questions, call 585-648-2666, see the sale’s homepage at TheAndoverHouse.com

http://www.theandoverhouse.com/living_estate_sale_of_galen_brooks