Number of the Roma W. Leland belief, Washington courtroom apartment, Ohio - plenty 1-118 and 418-424 for almost 70 years Roma Woodmansee Leland of Washington court docket apartment, Ohio, who died in 2009, and her overdue husband, John Arthur Leland, have been enthusiastic, an expert, and chronic creditors of early American furnishings and ornamental arts together with, yet now not constrained to, 18th century chinese language porcelain, pewter, work, and Oriental rugs. within the Sixties they received many Oriental rugs from the preeminent Oriental rug broker of the time, Richard Markarian, so that it will be promoting at Skinner in October. in the course of the comparable interval, the Lelands improved their assortment with quite a few acquisitions from famous vintage purchasers and from the revenues of Dick Withington, the revered New England auctioneer. Their spacious, pleased domestic of Federal layout used to be in-built 1960 to create a suitable venue for his or her assortment and for them to derive greatest leisure from it. For 4 many years, John and Roma Leland have been renowned, universal figures on the Colonial Williamsburg old boards. in addition they regularlv attended old svmposia at previous Deerfield, Massachusetts, Landis Vallev, Pennsylvania, and Natchez, Mississippi.
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361. Three Canton Porcelain Teapots and an Undertray, China, 19th century, one bulbous with gilt swag and tassels, and basketweave textured borders, lapped reeded handle with finely molded leaf terminals, with a matching lobed undertray; accompanied by two cylindrical-form teapots, (one cover mismatched, one cover with rim chip), ht. 5 1/2, 5 1/8, 4 1/2 in. $200-225 362. Canton Covered Porcelain Vegetable Dish, China, late 19th century, the cover with stem knop, the bowl with boar’s head handles, ht.
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