Windermere Estate Sale

6056 NE Kelden Place
Seattle, WA 98105

Friday June 9, 2017 from 8am until 4pm
Saturday June 10, 2017 from 9am until 4pm
Sunday June 11, 2017 from 9am until 4pm


This Windermere estate sale is from a longtime well-respected Seattle family with ties to UW, Seattle’s Arts community and many forms of arts patronage.  The sale is full of multiple generations of antiques, fine art, collectibles, books and of course; Husky gear! Some of the featured items include:


  • Camille Bombois Painting depicting a water-powered mill with river. Weathered gilt frame, beige linen-wrapped inner frame.
  • Camille Bombois Small scale painting depicting wooden garden path along a waterway. Gesso over wood relief frame, linen-wrapped mat.
  • Georges Spiro Painting depicting surrealistic water scene with castle and crystalline island. Painted black wood frame with white inner frame. 24″ x 19″
  • Fabius von Gugel Surrealistic pen and ink depicting a standing deer in a draped bedroom. Black double mat, ivory coved frame. 14″ x 10.75″
  • Giovanni Battista Piranesi Etching depicting colonnade ruins. Triple mat with black frame. 19.5″ x 26″
  • Nathan Cabot Hale Figure group depicting three figures in bronze, white marble base.
  • Eileen Sorg Painting depicting two cats peering over a table edge. White mat, wood-toned frame. 11.5″ x 4.75″
  • Francis Sumner Merritt Drawing depicting seated girl in green dress with white collar. Patinated white painted frame with gilt inner frame, fabric-wrapped frame mat. 19.5″ x 16.75″
  • Nicholas Kirsten-Honshin Print depicting seated cat, artist’s proof. double mat with black frame.
  • William Tombleson Print depicting Berkshire canal, with decorative border. Green silk-wrapped mat, gilt frame. 5.25″ x 7.5″
  • J. Cousen after J.M.W. Turner Print depicting farm landscape with sunset. White mat, goldtone frame. 5.5″ x 11″
  • W.Radclyffe after J.M.W.Turner Etching depicting a mountainous lake landscape with village in  foreground with figures. Goldtone frame, ivory mat. 10.25″ x 7″
  • Cousen after J.M.W. Turner Print depicting watering hole with atmospheric mist. Goldtone frame, ivory mat. 10″ x 7.25″
  • W Chapman after J.M.W. Turner Print depicting watering hole with atmospheric mist. Goldtone frame, ivory mat. 6.75″ x 10″
  • after J.M.W.Turner Print depicting canals of Venice. White mat, silvered frame with beaded inner edge. 6 x 9.75″
  •  Print depicting pandas in bamboo; black linen wrapped mat with goldtone edge, black frame.


  • George Roth & Comp. (Hanauer Silberwaren-Manufaktur) Sterling teaset with fluting and floral repousse comprised of tray, teapot, coffeepot, hot water pot on stand, creamer and sugar. Tray 23″ x 16″; kettle and stand 12.5″ H; creamer 6″; sugar 5″; teapot 7″; coffee pot 9″
  • Ralph Gout 19th Century English bracket clock
  •  Sterling tea service to include kettle on stand, coffee and tea pots, covered sugar, and waste bowl. Weight not including kettle and stand.
  • after Antonio Canova Classical style white marble bust depicting young woman as Venus with curled hair, ribbon band.
  •  Regency period rosewood music stand with lyre motif at pierced rack, turned post upon a three-foot base, brass mounts.
  •  Gilt gesso over wood framed flat glass mirror with open pediment top crest and scrolled sides and base.
  •  Taxco Mexico sterling covered serving dish with scalloped edges. 13.75″ L
  •  Louis XVI-style marble and ormolu clock, signed porcelain face, pâte-sur-pâte medallion below face.
  •  Tea caddy, figured hardwood, with two tin-lined interior compartments.
  •  White marble and ormolu garniture to include clock (porcelain face signed Bosch, Honig et cie, Utrecht), pair four-light candelabra. 15.5″ H candelabra, 17.5″ clock
  •  French Louis XVI ormolu, white marble, and onyx clock. Signed at porcelain face.
  •  Murano chandelier, clear glass with aventurine.
  •  Celadon vasiform lamp, square shade.
  •  Bronze-mounted pâte-sur-pâte porcelain lamps with celadon ground; Chinese celadon vase with figural fu dog rings at shoulder, rosewood base.
  •  Tea caddy of sarcophagus form, two veneered boxes at interior and center glass bowl, brass lion’s head ring handles.
  •  Pair French 18th-19th c. gilt bronze chenets; brass fireplace  tools, brass fire screen, antique mantel-form metal item.
  •  Figured wood caddy with inlaid piano keys at top, flared peg feet, diamond escutcheon, mirrored interior top.
  •  Italian shield-form carved walnut frame with floral motif, flat glass mirror.
  •  Pair London sterling silver serving spoons; pair British sterling sugar tongs.
  •  Twelve Wallace sterling silver ‘Hampton’ pattern bouillon spoons.
  •  Brass cage-form French automaton with bird.
  •  Mahogany miniature chest of barrel-top desk from (entire top hinged), over three drawers with one top false drawer. 13″ H
  •  Celadon vase standard lamp, crackle glaze. White shade, Chinese stand.
  •  Glass or rock crystal ball with Chinese hardwood stand.
  •  Pair bronze-mounted Chinese celadon and white floral motif ceramic vase with glass portion lamps, white trumpet shade.
  • Bretton Hall, Yorkshire Blue transferware platter, maker Bretton Hall.
  •  Miniature mahogany cabinet on chest, bone knobs and escutcheons, all upon bun feet.
  •  Pair marble vasiform lamps with ormolu mounts, ivory tapered shade.
  •  Gorham Fontainebleau pattern sterling serving spoons.
  •  Two piece sterling silver salad servers, Gorham Strasbourg pattern.
  •  Iberian vargueno-style tabletop chest, miniature type with black finish central cabinet door. 26″ W
  •  Gorham sterling silver bowl, greek key band at interior, shape 1183.
  •  Spode pearlware ‘Tower’ pattern tureen and underplate.
  •  Spode ‘Aster’ pattern dishes. Glass pitchers. Glass Christmas decorations.
  •  Rectangular flat glass mirror with crested frame, painted ivory.
  •  Nymphenburg ‘Officier de Bayreuth Garde du Corps 1814’ depicting soldier on horseback.
  •  Blue transferware plates, cup, milk pitcher.
  •  Sterling humidor or tabletop cigarette box with hinged lid, wood interior, inscription at inner lid.
  •  Pair bronze-mounted celadon colored French vasiform-standard lamps, ivory shades.
  •  Two pair tall crystal candleholders, diamond cut at flaring body, floroform bases with cuts.
  •  Variety plate and sterling spoons.
  • Dan Bergsma Striped ruffled edge glass vase, black and white.
  •  Lalique frosted glass Lion’s Head ashtray and lighter.
  •  Sterling Shreve & Co. creamer and sugar bowl, scrolling handles, beaded edge.
  •  Austrian piano-form enameled brass music box with cherub and courting scenes.
  •  Six coin silver forks.
  •  Sanborns Mexico sterling silver cruet with ribbed body, rose finial.
  •  Antique goldtone sconces with crystals. Glass shades.
  •  Terrestrial standing globe with wood and brass stand.
  •  Folding fruitwood ‘cricket’ footstool with rough needlepoint cover at top, blue vine-floral motif.
  • Thomas Ollivant London sterling silver stuffing spoon. 11.75″ L
  •  Staffordshire blue transferware ‘Wild Rose’ pattern platter. 10.75″
  •  Staffordshire blue transferware ‘Wild Rose’ pattern plateau dish. 9.75″
  • Pair metal twining floral motif plant stands, round glass tops.
  •  Footed sterling cup with twining vine repousse motif, scrolled handle.
  •  Steuben glass owl paperweight figure.
  •  Blue glass floor vase of compressed round form, straight rim.
  •  Diorama with small stuffed and clothed mice seated in a lavish dining room of miniature furnishings.
  •  Diorama with small stuffed and clothed dogs dancing in a ballroom with piano.
  •  Riley Staffordshire blue transferware platters, two. 10″
  •  Miniature chest, two drawers over two drawers, in two-tone striped wood with diamond motif top.
  •  Five sterling silver spoons, Durgin ‘Lenox’ pattern.
  •  Staffordshire blue transferware platter. 15.75″
  •  Two blue transferware pitchers, one Davenport ‘Geneva’ pattern, one likely ‘Tower’ pattern.
  •  Blue transferware platter.
  •  Blue transferware platters, contemporary serving items.
  •  Riley Staffordshire blue transferware footed wash bowl.
  •  Riley Staffordshire blue transferware ‘Oriental’;’ pattern platter  with scalloped edge. 13.5″
  •  Miniature recamier or chaise longue, late 19th c.


  • Steinway & Sons Steinway & Sons Model M grand piano; with bench.
  •  Marquetry veneered walnut table with heavy carved and inlaid base, ebonized band and contrasting linear grain border.
  •  English Chippendale period mahogany chest on chest, gilt brasses. 44″ x 21″ x 86″
  •  Pair Regency period laburnum oyster veneer pedestal tables.
  •  English Regency period coffer-form tea caddy on stand (or teapoy), hinged top above four canisters with brass scrollwork decorated (or Boulle-work) lids, quatrefoil base with casters. 14.75″ x 12.5″, 31″ H
  •  Regency period pedestal breakfast table with brass inlays.
  •  Serpentine-front mahogany buffet, two drawers between two deep drawers, carved swag motifs. 78.5″ x 25.75″ x 35.75″
  •  English mahogany gothic-motif cabinet with glazed doors over four-drawer chest.
  •  Pair George III Sheraton period painted green ‘elbow’ chairs; silk jacquard upholstery.
  •  Edwardian period Hepplewhite side board, reeded legs, spade feet, center drawer between two cabinet doors, rosette inlays. 84″ x 24.75″
  •  Regency period brass inlaid cabinet with two glazed doors, rosewood veneers.
  •  Burl walnut Davenport desk with lectern top, gallery edge and two locking compartments over two open shelves with turned legs, all upon bun feet.
  •  Black lacquer ‘Japanned’ sewing table with gilt floral scrolling, paw feet.
  •  Rosewood veneer and brass lyre-motif drop-leaf stand or table over two drawers; brass inlays.
  •  Georgian mahogany commode on chest, one hinged door over one drawer, over two drawer chest, gallery top.
  •  Six Regency period inlaid mahogany side chairs with v-form splat, curved inset ‘ribs’.
  •  English Hepplewhite mahogany dresser, two over three drawers, string inlay. 41″ x 17″ x 41.5″
  •  English Hepplewhite mahogany dresser, flat front, oval brass pulls and escutcheons.
  •  Georgian secretaire bookcase, desk compartment above three drawers, upper two-door glazed bookcase cabinet with string inlays. Base: 39″ x 19.5″ x 42.75″
  •  Inlaid Regency period sewing table with octagonal base, reeded column base with intermediate paneled knop. 34.25″ H
  •  Dark wood four-poster bed frame, queen mattress, linens.
  •  Pair Chinese Chippendale armchairs; pink striped upholstery at cushions.
  •  English rosewood envelope card table with stretcher base, reeded swollen legs upon casters, rosette marquetry inlays.
  •  Edwardian period Hepplewhite style console table, reeded legs with spade feet, inlays, applied swags.
  •  Walnut frame Louis XVI style bench, egg and dart motif at rail, spindle legs; pink floral upholstery at cushion.
  •  Three Chippendale-style mahogany armchairs with vasiform splat.
  •  Bedframe, mattress, linens.
  •  Biedermeier period fruitwood veneer work or salon table with  serpentine cabriole legs, intermediate shelf, one drawer.
  •  Tilt-top mahogany table with piecrust edge.
  •  Sofa and loveseat with grey slub upholstery. Ripped at arms.
  •  English tilt-top tea table.
  •  Queen mattress and stand, bed linens.
  •  Two-seat sofa with dotted beige upholstery, curved back and seat.
  •  Late 20th c. glass coffee table.
  •  Pair mahogany post bedframes with rails.
  •  Serpentine front French Provincial style dresser, nine drawers.
  •  Drafting table.
  •  Three-seat sofa with tufted back, ivory floral upholstery.
  •  Mahogany flip-top round table with brass edge, tapered round leg. 43″ D
  •  Steel and glass table.
  •  White cabinet, two drawers over two doors.
  •  White-painted open lateral file.
  •  Child’s shield back arm chair, 1940s.
  •  Upholstered chaise longue; wood frame.
  •  Pair Italian provincial side chairs with carved splat, pink floral upholstered seat cushion.
  •  Seven-drawer desk with batwing brasses, 20th c.
  •  White laminate over oak desk; two drawer lateral file cabinet.
  •  Oak media hutch, late 20th c.
  •  Nine-drawer desk with batwing brasses, 20th c.
  •  Chest on stand with relief plasterwork; painted.
  •  Two-drawer console table.
  •  Shield-back Sheraton style child’s side chair, spade feet, pink upholstered seat.
  •  Pink upholstered armchair.
  •  Round lamp table with Seahawks insert.
  •  Floral wool area rug with French blue border, twining blue and pink florals on patterned ivory field.
  •  Machine made contemporary rug, black and beige.

A blank list will be posted on the front door of the house at 5am the day the sale starts (Friday June 9th) Customers can sign-up on the list to determine the order of entry on the sale day.

No list will be allowed prior to 5am on Friday. All lists are self-managed. If there is a problem with the list we will encourage the buyers to work it out among themselves. If you are not present at the time your name is called you will lose your spot on the list.

Doors open at 8am sharp on Friday, check listing for other days.

Cash & Credit Cards ONLY. NO CHECKS.

We do not charge any fees for credit cards.

You are responsible for loading out your purchases, bring packing materials and a strong back.

We will not have staff to assist with load outs they are needed inside the house.

No pricing is released before the sale.

Video Surveillance will be present during the sale.