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Wednesday, December 11, 2013

ESTATE SALE AT PASADENA'S HOLIDAY SHOW & SALE , December 13-15, 2013

December 2013

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INVITES YOU TO AN ESTATE SALE AT PASADENA'S HOLIDAY SHOW & SALE

December 13, 14, & 15, 2013 


FRI. & SAT   11 AM TO 7 PM 


SUNDAY   11 AM TO 5 PM 

Pasadena Center
Exhibit Hall B
300 E. Green St.
Pasadena, CA, 
Corner of Green & Marengo 



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ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE ESTATE TREASURES
FINE ASIAN CARVINGS: Hardstone, Wood, and More...
BRONZES: Berndorf (Austria) Plaque: P.J. Mene Horse; Tiger; Elephant; Etc.;
SILVER: Russian Forks, Set of "Southwind" by Towle, and…. PORCELAIN & POTTERY: Furstenburg Gilded & Hand-Painted Plates; Wedgwood Bone China Large Set; Belleek, "Shamrock" Biscuit Barrel, Cups; Haviland Cream Soups; Satsuma "7 Lucky Gods" Tea Set; Much More;
ARTWORK: Japanese Woodblock Prints; Watercolor by Tenanchi; Wonderfully Sentimental Framed Prints by Arthur J. Elsley; Japanese Lacquer Plaque; Continental Porcelain Painting; & Surprises; CLOISONNE: Japanese Box & Vases; Chinese Owl, Clock; More; OTHER DECORATIVE ARTS: Lalique Vase; Painted Gong; Chinese "Doctor's Doll"; 12" Kokeshi Doll; Margaret & Luther, Santa Clara Pueblo Humorous Animals; & Others;
JEWELRY AND DESIGNER COATS; SMALL FURNITURE; Table Lamps; Pocket Knives; Political Buttons; 6" German Bisque Baby; Large Pima Basket

AND THE PONY YOU ALWAYS WANTED FOR CHRISTMAS….Near Life-Size, Bronze (no feeding required)
WE HOPE YOU'LL COME BY AND SEE US IN BOOTH #202, AND THEN ENJOY THE ENTIRE SHOW!

Hope to see you
at our last sale of 2013

Emile, Mark, Rudy, Victoria, Marci & John

323-664-0941 hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Estate Sale December 6-8, 2013

December 2013
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INVITES YOU TO

AN ENCHANTING ESTATE SALE 

FRIDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY DECEMBER 6, 7, 8
10:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. DAILY


ROMANTIC FURNISHINGS, ELEGANTLY AGED…TO BE USED CREATIVELY "AS IS" OR LOVINGLY REFURBISHED
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Smith-Beverlywood
The Gateway To Enchantment
French Daybed with Hand-Carved Swan Heads, Circa 1900; Louis XVI-Style Cameo Back Chair; Bergere with Hand-Carved Swan Heads; Exotic Moorish Desk/Cabinet (stripped); Hand-Carved Cocktail Table with Antiqued Mirror Top & Hoofed Legs; 2-Drawer Side Chest with Gilded Putti; 19th Century Chinese Console Table, Lacquered Red; Large Antique Chinese Stand; Antique Iron Bed (Full Size); 4-Pedestal Round Center Table with Mirror Top
Fascinating PAIRS OF CHAIRS: Egyptian Revival, French, Wrought Iron…. ANTIQUE ENGLISH "TORTOISE SHELL" BAMBOO: Stands, Glass-Front Bookcase, Tall Cupboard, Side Tables; AND MUCH MORE
Exceptional Folk Art Doll, French 18th-19th Century (Thought to be young Marie Antoinette in Riding Habit)
Birdcages: Wood, Wire, Iron, Large & Small; Handmade Wood & Tin Angel from Central America; Chinese Top Decoration with Kingfisher Feathers; Japanese Scribe (Nodder); Crowns; Mannequin; Old Hobby Horse; Mr. Muskrat; Patchwork Quilts; R.. Lalique Atomizer Jars; Marvelous Mirrors; Decorative Art
For The Holidays: Exquisite and Costume Jewelry; Harari Long Skirts, Kaneko Tops (Gently or never worn); Design, Fashion & Art Books (Many in gift condition)
Cut Glass; Enameled Glass; Honsdale Goblets; Blue & White English Transferware; Japanese 1920's Plates; Early 19th C. English Platters;
French Porcelain Dishware; Tea Tiles; Tea Pots; Modern French Breakfast Set; Sterling & SIlverplated Servers; Tole Trays
Charming Garden : Pair Antique Zinc Urns; Lanterns; Figures & Flowers; Iron Planters; MORE

Treasure Hunt in the Garage for: Folding Screens, Lacquerware, Cherubs, Chandelier Parts, Small Lamp Shades, Furniture Legs, Christmas,
Wonderful Bits & Pieces

Time to discover somethng enchanting for yourself and others…..

We will gladly answer price requests and accept bids by email, once sale begins.

hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net
Emile, Mark, Rudy, Victoria, Marci, John, James, Connie, Rosalinda, Katherine

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Brentwood Estate Sale November 1-3, 2013

November 2013

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HANDLE WITH CARE INVITES YOU TO  

A FANTASTIC "MODERN" ESTATE SALE


CHOICE FURNISHINGS 
  IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

 


FRI., SAT., SUN.  NOVEMBER 1, 2, 3    10 a.m.-3 p.m.




B. & B. ITALIA: 
"Luis" Sectional Sofa Group; Pair "Fat" Ottomans; "Cosmopolitan" Swivel Armchair & Ottoman

MORE MODERN FURNITURE: 

 Round Glass-Top Cocktail Table;  Benchmaster Leather Lounge Chair &
Ottoman; Wood & Aluminum Room Divider Bookcase

STEINWAY 5'2" GRAND PIANO, 

well built during   Steinway's Golden Years in the 1930's & recently refinished, etc. (Our appraiser raved about its quality).

PERFECT ACCENTS:  

Seven Carved & Hand Painted  Chests and Cabinets from China, Tibet & Mongolia (some antiques); Moroccan Ocassional Tables & Large "Peacock" Mirror; Pair Chinese Carved Corner Chairs

PAINTINGS BY NOTABLE ARTISTS: 

 Mark Acetelli (1969 -); Donald Shaw MacLaughlan (1876-1938); Johnstone Baird (1880-1935);  Anthony Klitz (1917-2000); and More

STATEMENT DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES: 

Tiffany & Co., Maritime Clock in Wooden Box; Cast Glass Floor Lamp; Hand Painted Plum Blossom Table Lamp; Pairs of Lamps; 12"X18" Monsour "Modern" Rug; 8'X10' Oriental Rug; 3-Part Mirror, Hammered "Silver" & Shagreen;  Polished Chrome Jaguar Fire Tool Set; Gail Patterson Crystal Bowl; Figural Dog Paper Sculptures 

ALSO WONDERFUL....

Luxurious and Costume Jewelry; Dominick & Haff, "Renaissance - 1894" Sterling Flatware; Designer Clothes (Chanel Jacket, Akris, Stella McCartney, Valentino, Etro, Armani); Bang & Olefson Stero System; Art Books; Outdoor Sets; Select Gourmet Kitchenware.....And very much more!



We're excited that we can again offer you a fine quality estate
Emile, Mark, Rudy and The Handle With Care Crew

323-664-0941 hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net

Brentwood Estate Sale Nov 1-3, 2013

 

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HANDLE WITH CARE INVITES YOU TO

A FANTASTIC "MODERN" ESTATE SALE


CHOICE FURNISHINGS

IN EXCELLENT CONDITION


View the Photos

http://www.flickr.com/photos/79221385@N07/sets/72157636955153163


FRI., SAT., SUN.  NOVEMBER 1, 2, 3    10 a.m.-3 p.m.

B. & B. ITALIA: "Luis" Sectional Sofa Group; Pair "Fat" Ottomans; "Cosmopolitan" Swivel Armchair & Ottoman

MORE MODERN FURNITURE:  Round Glass-Top Cocktail Table;  Benchmaster Leather Lounge Chair &
Ottoman; Wood & Aluminum Room Divider Bookcase

STEINWAY 5'2" GRAND PIANO, well built during   Steinway's Golden Years in the 1930's & recently refinished, etc. (Our appraiser raved about its quality).

PERFECT ACCENTS:  Seven Carved & Hand Painted  Chests and Cabinets from China, Tibet & Mongolia (some antiques); Moroccan Ocassional Tables & Large "Peacock" Mirror; Pair Chinese Carved Corner Chairs

PAINTINGS BY NOTABLE ARTISTS:  Mark Acetelli (1969 -); Donald Shaw MacLaughlan (1876-1938); Johnstone Baird (1880-1935);  Anthony Klitz (1917-2000); and More

STATEMENT DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES: Tiffany & Co., Maritime Clock in Wooden Box; Cast Glass Floor Lamp; Hand Painted Plum Blossom Table Lamp; Pairs of Lamps; 12"X18" Monsour "Modern" Rug; 8'X10' Oriental Rug; 3-Part Mirror, Hammered "Silver" & Shagreen;  Polished Chrome Jaguar Fire Tool Set; Gail Patterson Crystal Bowl; Figural Dog Paper Sculptures

ALSO WONDERFUL....Luxurious and Costume Jewelry; Dominick & Haff, "Renaissance - 1894" Sterling Flatware; Designer Clothes (Chanel Jacket, Akris, Stella McCartney, Valentino, Etro, Armani); Bang & Olefson Stero System; Art Books; Outdoor Sets; Select Gourmet Kitchenware.....And very much more!

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Silverlake Estate Sale, October 25-27



October 2013
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INVITES YOU TO A SILVERLAKE ESTATE SALE

FRI., SAT., SUN. OCTOBER 25, 26, 27
9a.m. until 2p.m




A Stunning Silverlake View 
2 GENERATIONS ….AN INTERESTING & EXPANSIVE FAMILY

Belongings Include:
Two Special Tables….7 1/2 ' Polished Oak Oval Table, Beautifully Crafted With Butterfly Joiners (from Phyllis Avery, Actress);
Old Blue Pine Kitchen Table With Drawer
Many Charmers….Golden Oak Dresser with Mirror (Turn-of-the Century);
1920's Decal Rocker; Bleached Low Buffet; Colorful Handmade Rugs (Moroccan, Persian, Etc.); Craftsman Style Kitchen Cupboard; Pair OpenArm Chairs
Modern….Cocktail Table; End Table: Oak Console Table; Mid-Century Breakfront; Cable Spinet Piano
ON THE WALLS: Mexico Mural on Canvas; 1840-1850 Musket; Iron Don
Quixote, 1940's Painting on Glass (Chinese Women in Garden) by Sue Lee,
Modern Prints and Abstracts; Posters; Mandolin; Textiles
IN THE VINTAGE KITCHEN: Large "Bonanza" Apple Peeler, Corer; Early Sparklett's Cooler; Fostoria, Aluminum Trays; Bauer Bowl
OF SPECIAL INTEREST: Antique India Gesso Figure Table Lamp; Antique Ice
Skates; Native American User Pots; Older Mexican Pottery; Fresh Water Fishing Rods; New Zealand and African Figures; Sterling Kiddush Cups; Samurai Figure in Glass Case; Sterling & Enamel , Etc. Jewelry; Books; 1908 Paris Exposition Souvenir Playing Cards; Long Gun; Some Vintage Clothes;
LOTS AND LOTS AND LOTS OF VINTAGE HAND TOOLS!
AND: Bunk Beds; Kleber & Bros. Baby Grand Piano (unrestored); Set of 6
1930's Side Chairs; Cradle; Spindle Bench; Plants; Shells & Coral; Discoveries
PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A MULTI-LEVEL HOUSE WITH STAIRWAYS
Hope to see you
Emile and Mark and Rudy, Victoria, John, James, Rosalinda, Joe

323-664-0941            hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net

 












































Wednesday, September 25, 2013

PACIFIC PALISADES ESTATE SALE: SEPTEMBER 27-29




September 2013
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HANDLE WITH CARE INVITES YOU TO A PRIVATE ESTATE SALE 

53 YEARS OF FAMILY LIVING IN

PACIFIC PALISADES


FRI., SAT, SUN., SEPTEMBER 27, 28, 29 10 A.M. - 3:P.M.



Crane/Corsica
53 Years In The Palisades
THE COMFORT OF: Real Leather Club Chairs

THE LUXURY OF: Steuben Cocktail Glasses, Animals, Crowns, Etc.; Sterling Candy Dishes, Boxes; Baccarat Menagerie; 12-1/2" Royal Copenhagen Hand-Painted Vase ; Heavy Silverplated Celebration Punch Set; French Perfume; Lindstrom Engraved Orrefors Vase; 1930's Orrefors Decanter; Black Alligator HandBag; Royal Crown Derby "Red Aves" (Partial Set); Waterford Stems; 1854 4-Volume Set , National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans; Tooled Leather Topped Game Table

THE DRAMA OF: An Antique Indonesian 4' X 8' Story Panel; Grand Polychrome Teak Grobak (Rice Chest) 3' x 5'; Java Shadow Puppets

THE NOSTALGIA OF : 750 78's (1917-1954); Shirley Temple Dolls; An Antique Teddy Bear; Hawaiian Muumuus; Purse Cigarette Lighters (Prince, Musical); Vintage Designer Clothes ln Larger Sizes, Evening Purses; Vintage (unbendable legs) Midge, Ken & Skipper

THE NOVELTY OF: A 9' Mounted Sailfish; A 3-1/2' Mounted Dolphin Fish; A Vintage Beautifully Carved Cantonese Shell; Figural Crab Bakers (Italy); A Dragon Circled Table Lamp

AND

A Houseful of Excelletnt Furnishings: Plank Top Pine Refectory Table; Kittinger Bedroom Chest and Lamp Table; Curved Front Bachelor's Chest; Set of 6 Early 20th C. Oak Dining Chairs; Set of 4 Mid-Century SteelCase Chairs; Gold-Framed Mirrors; Brass Headboard; Provincial Side Tables, Cocktail Table, Chairs; What-Not Shelves.; Cellaret; REFRIGERATOR
A Garden with: Brown Jordan Poolside Sets; Teak Table & Chair Sets; Outdoor Swing; Barbecues; Playhouse; Potted Plants

ALSO

S.E. Wyoming Arrowheads; Books; Collection of Lenox Birds; Toys, Games; Men's Jackets; Kitchenware; Barware; Golf Memorabilia,; CDs, LPs...
...and many CRANES!
We look forward to seeing you at this full, full sale
Emile and Mark and Rudy, Victoria, Marci, John, James, Rosalinda & Connie

323-664-0941 hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net

Saturday, June 15, 2013

Hancock Park Estate Sale June 14-16





HANDLE WITH CARE INVITES YOU TO A PRIVATE ESTATE SALE
FRIDAY,  SATURDAY,  SUNDAY  JUNE 14, 15, 16  From 10 to 3 Daily
 HANCOCK PARK, LOS ANGELES 90004

STEPHAN AND MADGE VAN ADELSBERG,  KNOWN TO SO MANY IN THE COMMUNITY, WERE A PART OF HANCOCK PARK LIFE FOR MORE THAN 50 YEARS.  THEIR ELEGANT HOME STILL HOLDS ANTIQUE TREASURES FROM HOLLAND, ENGLAND AND FRANCE.

http://www.flickr.com/photos/79221385@N07/sets/72157634030547109/

RARE 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY FURNISHINGS: 18 C. Dutch 4-Drawer Chest; Georgian (Late 18th C.) Drop Front Desk, Round Flip Top Game Table, Tilt Top Tables, Bow Front Desk, Candle Stand, Side Table with Drawer, Pair "Chippendale" Chairs (Lowered); French Flour Bin; American Antebellum Set of Hand Carved Side Chairs; Continental Empire Sofa; Rose Cut Velvet Wing Chair; English 19th C. Mirror with Parcel Gilt Frame;
18th C. Dutch Cast Pewter Wall Clock

SPECIAL 20TH CENTURY PIECES: 1920's Chinese Lacquer Cabinet; Set of 10 Generous Cerise Antiqued Velvet Dining Chairs; Arts and Crafts Revolving Bookcase; Vermillion Wing Chair & Ottoman; Salterini-Type Wrought Iron Garden Table & Chairs; 10' X 13' Heriz Rug

18TH AND 19TH CENTURY OIL PAINTINGS: Large Scenic Continental Oil with Playful Putti;
1885 Scottish Painting, "Near Helensburgh" by J.L. Meadows; "John and William Delavel" Portrait, Attributed to Sir T. Lawrence; 1680 Dutch or Flemish Oil Painting on Board

MARVELOUS COLLECTIONS OF BLUE AND WHITE CHINA: Antique Delft incl. 19th C. Cow Butter Tub, Chalice, Plates, Covered Urns, Tiles; Chinese Export Plates and TeaCups; Meissen Tea & Coffee Pots; English Transferware, TeaCups
OTHER FINE CHINA: 1840's Derby, "Imari" Platters; Polychrome Delft Plates; Wedgwood Classic Queensware; Antique Continental Magenta-Edge Plates, Platters, Covered Servers
SPARKLING CRYSTAL: Hock Wines; Closely Cut Bowls; Antique English Wine Glass Rinsers
SILVER: Coin Silver Spoons; 19th Century S.P. Servers; M.O.P. & Silver Dessert Sets

BOOKS ABOUT ART, ANTIQUES, HISTORY, CHINA, COOKING...NOVELS, SETS

AND: Costume Jewelry, Sterling Smalls, Tapestry & Handmade Linens, Antique Large English Wooden Tray, Brass Dutch Brazier, Silver Sconces, Stieff Kangaroo, Records, Speakers, Mid-Century Kitchenware, Large Potted Plants.....MUCH MORE

Hope to see you all!  Emile, Mark, Victoria, James, John, Marci, Irene, Rosalinda, Connie

Monday, May 27, 2013

Beverly Hills Estate Sale May 31-June 2

  HANDLE WITH CARE INVITES YOU TO THE SALE OF A COMPLETE ESTATE
FRI., MAY 31, SAT., SUN, JUNE 1 and  2   10 to 3 Daily

 http://www.flickr.com/photos/79221385@N07/8834503226/in/set-72157633698621296#

...OFFERING THE CONTENTS FROM MORE THAN 50 YEARS OF FINE FAMILY LIVING...

SPECIAL FURNISHINGS
Beautiful Floral Inlay Entry Chest or Buffet; (4) Stately Velvet Dining Chairs with Graceful Carved Legs; Spanish Revival Dining Table; Glamorous Apricot Damask Curved Sofa and Green Marble, Carved Frame Cocktail Table;  Lace Canopy Princess Bed (Full-Size); Glazed Cream, Spanish Revival Long Chest/Cabinet; Antique Prie Dieu;  Marble Top Lamp Chest;  Pair Victorian Parlor Chairs, Glazed Cream;  Kurtzman 1909 Baby Grand Piano with Bench, Glazed Cream
Luxurious French-Style Framed Mirror;  Table Lamp with Early 20th C. Hand-Painted Ewer Base; 8-Light Crystal Chandelier;  Chinese Wood Garden Seat; Exotic Brass Tray Tables

VINTAGE CLOTHING

MEN'S
Designer incl. '70's Bally Leisure Suit, Oleg Cassini Suit;  WWII Army Airforce Jacket; Youngster's Sailor Suit  
 WOMEN'S
T.W.A. Uniforms; Bullock's Wilshire, Magnin's, Saks Day Wear plus  Hats, Shoes, Bags.  20th Century

JEWELRY  
Incl. Sterling Charm Bracelet with Carmen Miranda Charm, & Other Bracelets from Silver, Gold, Elephant Hair, Etc.; Watches, Beads, and Baubles

OUTDOOR LIVING
Sculptural Iron Ribbon Chaises; Vintage Mosaic Tile Patio Tables; Iron Garden Tables; Cast Iron Bench; '40's "Tropical Leaf" Oak Folding Chairs; Party Dish and Serve Ware; Training & Exercise Equipment; Shop & Garden Tools; Birdbath
 
ARTWORKS
Fine Engravings, Oils, Collectible English Lithos.

GRACIOUS DINING
"Damask Rose" Sterling Flatware; Antique Cut Glass; Vintage "Blenko"; Colorful Bohemian Glass; Continental Porcelain; Japanese Porcelain; Crystal Stems; Set of 16 S.P. Individual Place Candle Holders

NOT TO BE MISSED
 Masai Headrest; "Charlie Tuna" Casseroles by Bauer; Peter Max Zodiac Scarf; Alabaster Taj Mahal; African Spear; Stone Chess Set; DieCast Cars; Autoharp; Reuge Inlaid Music Box; Cameras; Unusual "Adolfo" Christmas Hat; German Luster Canister Set; Large Brass Boot Umbrella Holder; Pipes; Games; Crystal Ball; TWA Memorabilia;

BOOKS
Sets, Novels, .. About the Occult, Children's, Cooking

 The above is just a sampling of what you'll find in this VERY FULL & fascinating house and yard.  We look forward to seeing you here.

Emile, Mark, and the Handle With Care Crew

(323) 664-0941              HWCINVITES@SBCGLOBAL.NET

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Westwood Estate Sale, April 19-21


Handle With Care invites you to a Westwood Estate Sale
Friday, April 19, noon  - 4 p.m.*
Saturday, Sunday, April 20, 21  10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
This charming garden court condo was the home of Nanette Siegert, born and raised in London.  She arrived in Hollywood to work at the studios, where she became a much sought after production coordinator for feature films.  She maintained her love of things British and the belief that "an honest piece of English furniture adds comfort and appeal to any decor".

 
ANTIQUE ENGLISH FURNISHINGS (GEORGIAN TO EDWARDIAN): 
Unusual Campaign Desk (Wicker Campaign Trunk, Converting to Campaign Desk); Round Oak Small Carved Lamp Table (Early 1800's); Wing Chair on Porcelain Casters (Mid 19th Century); Georgian Mahogany Cross-Banded Table; Mahogany Chest of Drawers (1830's); Dark Oak Corner Cabinet, to Hang (18th Century); 19th C. Small Chests, DropLeaf Tables, Chairs; Edwardian Butler's Bar, Oak Tantalus with Crystal Fittings, Rosewood and Velvet Sewing Box, Small Hall Bench, Cheval Mirror, Tobacco Cabinet with Doulton Bowl, Tea Trolley, Exotic Wood Tea Caddy; English Brass Scale, String Box, Trinket Boxes, Gong, Trays, Table Lamps with Hand Painted Shades;  Oak Barrel Stand, Tall Ewer; Spode "Tower" Lamp,  and MORE

A FEW VERY SPECIAL ANTIQUE FRENCH ADDITIONS: 
Beautifully Carved Louis XV Style Bed with Finest Bookmatched Veneer (A Touch of Luxury from TheLate 19th Century); Pair Rare OpenArm Chairs with Caned Seats & Adjustable Backs (1850's)

PAINTINGS AND PRINTS: 
Portrait of an Apothecary (19th C. Oil Painting in the 17th C. Style); English Oil Painting of 2 Dogs; Dominican Republic Oil Painting by Ulloa; Haitian Paintings; Humorous Prints of English Cricket Players; ETC.

FOR THE ANGLOPHILE: 
 Coronation Mugs from Queen Victoria's Jubilee, to the Coronation of Edward VII, to Mugs Celebrating "George & Mary", "The Queen Mum", Queen Elizabeth, "Charles and Diana"; Also Victoria's Jubilee Match Striker, and Plates and Lantern Slides

PHOTOS AND MORE FROM HOLLYWOOD:
  "The Cowboy" John Wayne Personalized Mug & Program; "Godfather II"  Production Notes, Information for Extras, Programs, Academy Awards Programs; John Frankenheimer, "The Extraordinary Seamen" Large Photos; Memorabilia from "The Deer Hunter", "The Fixer", "Grand Prix"; Vintage Walt Disney Perri Squirrel by Steiff

OTHER FURNITURE, ACCESSORIES, SMALL MARVELS: 
 Handmade Rugs incl. Nichols 9' X 11'; Vacation Clothes; Tiffany Sterling Rings; Other Costume Jewelry;  Laces; Dish Sets; Fine Crystal; "Cinderella" English Magic Lantern Slides; Wrought Iron Wine Rack/Bar; White Wicker Desk, File Cabinet; Cast Iron Bed; Painted White Corner Cupboard; '60's Outdoor Table/2 Chair Set; Moroccan Wall Oil Lamp & Wooden Bowls with Metal Inlay

We welcome you to this comfortable space, full of finds with 100 to 250 years of history.  Come see us and choose "An honest piece of English furniture" and more. Emile, Mark and the Handle With Care Crew

*There is no Friday parking on 1 side of the street, from 9 until 11.  We will begin giving out numbers at 11:30.

Sunday, March 31, 2013

Silverlake Hillside Home Estate Sale April 5-7


HANDLE WITH CARE ESTATE SALES INVITES YOU TO A LOS FELIZ/SILVERLAKE SALE
FRI., SAT., SUN.  APRIL 5, 6, 7  10 - 3

 

Please be aware that this is a multi-level home with a circular staircase & low-heeled shoes are necessary
 

This household, with roots in pioneer Kansas and 60-70's West Coast culture, is the collaboration of an actress and a therapist.

The Kansas 3-Generation Legacy (from Sod House to State House):

  • Handmade Antique Ladder-back Chair Frames
  • Preachers Bench
  • Antique Bureau; Hand-carved Lowered Table
  • Handmade Arts & Crafts Style Cart
  • Grand Chest of Silver from More Elegant Times (Simpson, Hall & Miller "Rosalind")
  • LeBolt-Chicago Handmade Sterling Serving Bowls & Sauceboat
  • Gorham "Strasbourg Teaspoons"
  • 1926 Navajo Pots and Rugs
  • Wedgwood Tea-set, China Doll, Dad's Gold Pocket Watch

The Los Angeles Lifestyle:

  • 625 Lp's (also 78's & 45's)
  • Audiophile's Indulgence - Samsung 72" DLP TV and Surround-Sound
  • Paintings by Silverlake Artists
  • Hand Wrought Over-sized Andirons
  • Costumes, Antique & Vintage Dresses, Time Warp Shirts & Jeans, Costume Jewelry, Linens
  • Exotic Hand Carved Daybed to Table w/Custom Iron Detail
  • Books - Poetry, Art, Theatre Programs, Plays...  

On The Road In India and Tibet:

  • Thankas
  • Prayer Wheel, Steel Tabla
  • Books - Eastern Religion (especially Buddhism),
  • Masks

Etcetera:

  • Gilt Frame Mirrors
  • Daguerreotypes
  • Folding Library Ladder
  • Distressed Iron Patio Seating
  • 100 Fabulous Old Sterling Souvenir Spoons
  • Elliptical Trainer, Medicine Balls, Kettle Bell
  • Trek Bicycles

We look forward to seeing you at this Bohemian Silverlake Hillside Home.
Handle With Care .... Emile, Mark, Rudy, Victoria, John, Marci, Connie, Sharon, Irene, Ian, Rosalinda, Joe, James

323-664-0941                hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net
(we are sorry that we are unable to give out prices over the phone or in emails)

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Franklin Avenue Sale, March 1-3, 2013



HANDLE WITH CARE ESTATE SALES INVITES YOU TO A PRIVATE SALE
FRI., MAR. 1  11:30 - 3:30,   SAT., MAR. 2  9 - 1,  SUN., MAR. 3  10 - 3


AN EXCITING LIVING SPACE...FULL OF INHERITED AND COLLECTED TREASURES

Here are photos of the sale:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/79221385@N07/sets/72157632839076352/show/

WORKS OF ART:  24" Antique Chinese Bronze Tiger; Intarsia, "Quetzelcoatl" by Mary Bowling (1917 - 1995) Purchased from Dalzell Hatfield Gallery; Antique Portrait, Oil Painting, Italian School; Antique Portrait, Oil on Board; California Oil Paintings, Seascapes, by Hamilton G.
Stalnaker, Jr. (1919 -) & Jean Martin (1906 - 1986); "Free Spirit",
Oil Painting by Bill Davies; Other Oils, Watercolors, Prints, Posters

FURNITURE: Multifunctional Mandarin-Style Chest/Shelves, Mixed Woods, Probably Gump's;  Early 20th Century Lawyer's Bookcases by Globe-Wernicke Co., Leaded Glass Top Cases; 8' Buffet Cabinet with Travertine Marble Top;  Worked-Brass Tray-Top Table; Renaissance Revival Stately Open-Arm Chair with Brass Rosettes; 19th Century Graceful Settee; Whimsical Oversize Birdcage & Stand, Gilded; Classic Pine Breakfront...Vintage from Harry Gladstone; Display Cabinets: Brass, Wood, Corner, Tall, Short; French-Style Narrow Console Table with Marble Top and Ormolu Decor.;  English Small Tables wi. Carved Ball & Claw Feet & Gallery Tops; Black Marble Cube Table; Lovely Baldwin "Acrosonic" Console PIANO

ELEGANT ACCENTS: "BACCARAT CRYSTALS" CHANDELIER;  Beaux Arts Large Mirror; Large Mirror with Fancy Frame (Griffins); Iridescent, Reverse-Painted Glass Table Lamp; LALIQUE; Antique Brilliant Cut Glass; Handcut Crystal Goblets; Sterling Candelabra; Silver Trays; Marble Column Lamp

AND

ANTIQUE CHINESE BUDDHA IN CASE; World War II Saved Spoils &     Memorabilia; Some Men's Jewelry;  Artful Eclectic Smalls; Many, Many Glass Bowls & Vases, Crystal Clear & In Colors...In Time for Spring Flowers; Easy Chairs; Art Books; "Betty Boop" Rug; MORE

 ENJOY IT ALL
Emile, Mark, and The Handle With Care Crew
hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net                               323-664-0941

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Brentwood Estate Sale, Feb 8-10

MINI SALE

HWC INVITES YOU TO A PRIVATE ESTATE SALE IN BRENTWOOD
FRIDAY, FEB. 8  1-4 P.M.
SATURDAY, FEB. 9  10 A.M.-3 P.M.
SUNDAY, FEB.10  11 A.M.-2 P.M.

A CHOICE SELECTION FROM A LONG, FULL LIFE

"MODERNISM" FURNISHINGS: Dunbar Sofa, Club Chairs, and Pull-Up Chair; Danish Teak Large Display Cabinet; 3/4" Radius Glass & Chrome Cocktail Table; Unique Custom Dining Table and 6 Chair Set; End Cubes; Danish Rosewood X-Frame Lounge Chair and Ottoman; Brushed Aluminum Floor & Table Lamps; Arne Jacobsen Pitcher, Ice Bucket
ANTIQUE KUTANI BOWLS, VASES
JAPANESE ART: Old Woodblock Prints; (2) Modern Pieces by Kawashima; Japanese Wooden Buddha (1650 - 1690);
More Japanese Porcelains; Pair Antique Japanese Lacquer Bridal Sake Cups
  Chinese Ch'ing Dynasty Gilded Wood Buddha
DECORATIVE GLASS: Steuben Candleholders, Bowls, Pitcher; Lalique Vase, Decanter; Kosta
STERLING SILVER: Bowls; Flatware Servers (Danish, American)
ANTIQUITIES (Greece, Israel, Etc.)
OIL PAINTINGS Including "Woman" BY SARKIS SARKISIAN (1909 - 1977)
AN EXCELLENT LIBRARY: For Serious Readers, Casual Readers, and Collectors: La Princesse de Cleves, Societe des Femmes Bibliophiles, Paris 1926; Le Morte d Arthur, Gibbings Wood Engravings, 3  Vol., 1936;Japanese Books;
Heritage Press Special Printings;  and many more
OTHER SPECIAL FURNISHINGS: Light Oak Bookshelf/Chests and Desk; Asian Rosewood Display Cabinet; Chinese Rosewood Wall Display Shelves; African Drum; Small Asian Porcelain Table Lamps

(We could not resist offering the contents of this Brentwood condo to our Handle With Care customers)

Emile, Mark, Rudy, and The H.W.C. Crew           323-664-0941           hwcinvites@sbcglobal.net