guyette and deeter

28th Annual Summer Decoy and Sporting Art Auction
July 23 & 24, 2019


Sheraton Harborside Hotel | 250 Market Street | Portsmouth, New Hampshire | 603-431-2300
Preview - July 22, 6:00 - 8:00 | Auction - July 23, 11:00 and July 24, 10:00

Decoys and artwork from the collections of Jonathan & Virginia Chua, Bruce Collins, Lillian Colodney,
Don Kirson, Robert Laurent, Doug & Ellen Miller, Dick Stephenson

More items to be added weekly
Quality consignments accepted until June 1 or until full

  • Guaranteed Condition Reports
  • NO SALES TAX!
  • Approximately 600 Investment quality decoys & related items.
  • Absentee, phone & online bidding will be available.
  • 50 table dealer show.
  • Complimentary New England lunch
  • Logan, Manchester & Portland airports are approximately 1 hour from the hotel.
  • Complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres during preview on July 22 from 6pm - 8pm
  • Reserve a room at the Sheraton here. (Call the hotel and ask for In-house Reservations, then request the Guyette & Deeter, Inc. room block for a discounted rate, or contact our office if you'd like us to book your room for you. The deadline to book a room and receive the special rate is July 8, 2018.)

Situated in the heart of the downtown historic waterfront district, our neighborhood includes historic homes and sites, boutiques, galleries, fine dining, and live entertainment.

Auction attendees STAYING AT THE
SHERATON
can enjoy the Portsmouth Harbor Cruise July 23. Call the office to reserve your spot at 410-745-0485.

Preview Sections
New England | Midwest | Mid Atlantic | Southern | Pac Coast | Factory | Shorebirds |
Canada
| Mini's & Deco | Paintings | Other

Click on an image to view multiple angles and larger pictures


Important pintail drake by Elmer Crowell

Rare ruddy turnstone by Obediah Verity

Rare sandpiper by a member of the Chipman Family

Very rare standing greenwing teal in preening pose by the Ward Brothers, circa 1945

Swan from Hoopers Island, Maryland. This is the swan from Adele Earnest's story "Bonfire of Swans."

Classic brant by Joseph Lincoln

Swimming Canada goose by Nathan Cobb, Jr.

Important oversize eider drake from Maine

Classic Monhegan Island style merganser by Gus Wilson. From the Robert Laurent estate

Exceptional pair of 1936 model greenwing teal by the Ward Brothers

Pintail drake by Ira Hudson. Formerly in the McCleery collection

Exceptional scoter drake by Gus Wilson. From the Robert Laurent estate

Classic pintail by John Blair, Sr.

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Elmer Crowell

Yellowlegs by William Bowman. From the Colodny collection

Important crooked neck goose by George Boyd.
On the cover of "Finely Carved & Nicely Painted," Jim Cullen

Bluebill hen by Harry V. Shourds

Classic bluebill drake by John Blair, Sr.

Brant by Marty Hanson

Canada geese by Marty Hanson

Classic canvasback drake by Ferdinand Bach

Pinch breasted pintail hen by the Ward Brothers

Swan by Al Bell

Teal by Jim Schmiedlin

Rare Mason Factory premier grade widgeon hen

Part of a good selection of Long Island decoys from the Dick Cowan collection

Part of a good selection of Long Island decoys from the Dick Cowan collection

Part of a good selection of Long Island decoys from the Dick Cowan collection

Full size chickadee by Elmer Crowell

Rare miniature puffin by George Boyd

Decoys by George Huey

Decoys by George Huey

Rare pair of goldeneye by George Boyd

Part of good selection of decoys by Elmer Crowell

Part of good selection of decoratives by Elmer Crowell

Merganser hen by Keyes Chadwick

Pair old squaw by Oscar Bibber

Black bellied plover by Obediah Verity

Part of good selection of decoratives by the Ward Brothers

Part of good selection of decoratives by the Ward Brothers

2/3 size wood duck by Elmer Crowell

Part of good selection of decoratives by the Ward Brothers

Part of good selection of decoratives by the Ward Brothers

Part of good selection of decoratives by the Ward Brothers

Early black duck by the Ward Brothers

Mallard drake by the Ward Brothers

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Elmer Crowell

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Elmer Crowell

Black bellied plover by Joseph Lincoln. Formerly in the McCleery collection

Rare merganser hen by Leigh Witherspoon

Merganser by Oscar Bibber

Important mallard hen from the Milwaukee Public Museum carvers by A. Redmann

Part of a good selection of miniatures by Elmer Crowell from the Colodny collection

Part of good selection of Ontario decoys

Part of a good selection of decoratives

Open water model canvasback by the Ward Brothers

Pintail heads by Elmer Crowell

Early Nantucket plover

Running yellowlegs by Elmer Crowell

Part of a good selection of shorebirds in the sale

Very rare 1/3 size mallard hen by Bert Graves

Rare cormorant miniature by George Boyd

Early bluewing teal drake by Robert Elliston

Pair of silhouette golden plover by Elmer Crowell

Bass decoy by Frank Kuss. 12" long

Decoratives by Chief Eugene Cuffee

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Oliver Lawson

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Oliver Lawson

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Oliver Lawson

Part of a good selection of decoratives by Oliver Lawson

Robin snipe by Obediah Verity

Part of a good selection of fish decoys by Oscar Peterson. 10.25" long.

Part of a good selection of fish decoys by Oscar Peterson. 10" long.

Part of a good selection of fish decoys by Oscar Peterson. 9" long.

Part of a good selection of fish decoys by Oscar Peterson. 9.25" long.

Part of a good selection of fish decoys by Oscar Peterson. 9.25" long.

Rigmate pair of bluebills by Orel Leboeuf

Part of a good selection of decoys by the Ward Brothers

Part of a good selection of decoys by the Ward Brothers

Hollow plover by Joseph Lincoln

Classic merganser by Harry V. Shourds

Part of a good selection of decoys by the Ward Brothers

Excellent greenwing teal by Charles Bergman

Very rare old squaw drake by Ben Dye

Watercolor by Frank Benson. 7.5" x 10.5"

Oil on canvas by Francis Jaques. 29.5" x 23.5"

Gouache on board by Lynn Bogue Hunt. 24.5" x 18"

Oil on canvas by George Browne. 15.5" x 19.5"

Watercolor by Chet Reneson.

Oil on canvas by Hugh Monahan.

Decoratives by Chief Eugene Cuffee

Extremely rare turnstone with wooden bill by the Mason Decoy Factory

Pair of mallards by the Ward Brothers. From the White Mallard Gun Club

Pintail drake by Lloyd Sterling

Part of good selection of decoratives by the Ward Brothers

Part of a good selection of decoys by the Ward Brothers

Plaque by Oscar Peterson. 14" x 7.5"

Curlew by the Mason Decoy Factory

Old squaw drake by Gus Wilson

Vintage cigar store Indian. 68" tall. From the Robert Laurent estate

Flying black duck by Chauncey Wheeler

Rare merganser by Leigh Witherspoon

Black duck by Ike Phillips

Rare hollow carved wooden Canada goose by George Boyd

Part of good selection of decoys by Mark McNair

Mallard drake Charles Bergman

Wood duck drake Chief Eugene Cuffee

Golden plover by John Dilley

Yellowlegs by William Bowman

Black bellied plover by George Boyd

Yellowlegs by George Boyd

Pintail drake by Robert Elliston

Exceptional windbird from Nantucket, Massachusetts

Pintial drake by Ira Hudson

Rare goldeneye in transitional plumage by the Stevens Brothers

Yellowlegs by the Mason Decoy Factory. From the Robert Laurent estate

Lesser yellowlegs by Lothrop Holmes