Auctioneer and Appraisal Services

Crowther & Brayley

27th Annual Chester Auction
Preview:  Friday, August 2nd, 2 – 7 pm & Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 – 8:30 am onward

Sale:  Saturday, August 3rd – 10:00 am

Eleanor Pew Memorial Park Arena
190 Pig Loop Rd. Chester, NS

AJ Casson at Crowther and Brayley Auctions

Fine ArtCanadian – Arthur Lismer, A. J. Casson, J. W. Morrice, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Jack Gray (2), Alex Colville, Maud Lewis (2), Joe Norris (4), John Hammond (4), Kelsey Raymond (5), Scott Croft (4), Mark Grantham (3), John Cook (2), Anthony Law, Tom Roberts, Ken Tolmie, Tom Forrestall (3), J. C. Roy, Paul Kelley, Joseph Purcell (4), Stanley Royle, Leroy Zwicker, Rene Hebert (3), Henri Masson, Claude Langevin, Bruno Bobak, Jori Smith (4), Lewis Smith (4), Lorne Bouchard, Helen Weld, W. M. Mitchell (9), John Little (2), Donald Curley (2), Arthur Lloy (5), Sheila Cotton, F. S. MacLeod, Peter Kirby, Leonard Lane, Lucy Jarvis, Roland Gissing, etc.

Marine Art:  Franklyn Wright, (3), Heinrich Petersen, De Simone plus misc. ship’s portraits, 3 half hulls – one – 72″ long, dioramas (6)

International Art:  Pasquale Celommi, Hayley Lever, John Clymer, James Kinnear, Henry Sylvester Stannard, Chas. Hannaford, W. Domerson, Dendy Sadler, Robert Raymond, Georges Leroux, Bernard Safran, etc.

Serigraphs:  David Blackwood (2), Suezan Aikins (6), Nicholas Hornyansky (15), J. E. H. MacDonald, Salvador Dali, Anna Syperek, David Silverberg, etc.

Jewellery  & Watches:  2.5 ct. diamond ring, platinum ring w. 1.41 ct. diamond, 14k line bracelet w. 6.47 cts diamonds, 18k diamond cuff bracelet, Ben Moss 14k trinity ring w. 1.95 cts diamonds total wt., 18k diamond & sapphire bracelet, 24 lots good diamond jewellery – rings, brooches, earrings, etc. Birks vintage platinum & diamond set lady’s watch, gent’s 18k Rolex, Beaume & Mercier & Movado Museum watches, Southwest silver & turquoise bracelets, ring, etc

Oriental Rugs & Carpets:  Qoms, Tekkes, Ardebil, Kazaks, Esari, Bergama, incl. 9 room size carpets in good condition, saddle bags, etc.

Sterling Silver:  Tiffany bowl 22 oz., Gorham bowl 40 oz., misc. Georgian sterling waiters, trays, etc. James & Edward Barnard tea set 72 oz., Birks Louis XV flatware set for 6, plus a Christofle silver plate flatware set for 8, etc.

Ceramics:  Alex McCurdy RCA quill box, Teresa Bergen (3), Homer Lord (2), Deichmann bowls, Lorenzen – 2 bowls, 3 mushrooms plus 10 rare Alma & Ernst Lorenzen ceramic design & field mushroom study sketchbooks dated 1954 on

Inuit Carvings & Prints:  10 large carvings & 8 prints

Misc. Collectibles:  2 Imelda George angel chandeliers, Orrefors Graal vase, Waterford crystal, 19th century cut crystal decanter & coaster, Montblanc leather briefcase, Louis Vuitton suit bag, Spode Trade Winds dinnerware for 8 approx. 100 pces., 2 Nantucket lighthouse baskets, Lunenburg Co. Militia Tower musket, 18th cent. tea caddies, good hooked mats, bronzes, cobalt painted crocks, 19th cent. Asian ceramics, etc.

Furniture:  Maritime sofa table c.1835, Italian cassone c.1680, maritime banquet table c.1820, 2 boulework cabinets c.1860, L. & J. G. Stickley signed rocking chair, good 2 drawer stand c.1820, Chippendale style chest American c.1800, Geo. III linen press c.1780, very good rosewood library table, c.1835, NS jam cupboard c.1840, Geo. III mahogany sideboard, misc. 18th & 19th cent. chairs, mirrors, carved Chinese furniture, secretary bookcases, sideboards, 2 Nicoletti leather sofas, etc.

Church Park Memorial Arena
Pig Loop Road, Chester, Nova Scotia

Upcoming Sales:
Halifax – October & November, 2019

Terms & Conditions:
Cash & debit
Visa & Mastercard also available 

 All items to be removed day of sale                      

Crowther & Brayley Ltd.



Crowther & Brayley Ltd. has been offering auction and appraisal services in Halifax, Nova Scotia since 1989. Specializing in fine art antiques and collectibles.