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Oil of sheep and a farmhouse. Signature reads "Taylor." 19x23 inch canvas, 31.5x35.5 inches with frame.

Signed Chinese Original paintings of birds in dark wood curved frames with ornate metal hangers. Fabric mattes with some staining in the corners.

Signed original "Butterfly Series" etching with bright colours in an upcycled blue frame with black wax and a mustard and cream matting (Framing by Elephant in the Attic). Signed and numbered (34 x 18 inches).

Detailed naturalistic fine oil on canvas size 24x48 signed by artist. Pastoral theme. Note: minor damage and unframed, but with wood fillet (inner frame not in photo) included.

Detailed oil on board (16x20 inches) of a brick house. Not framed. Brass stand not included.

Antique book, Bilder-Atlas, dated 1885 full of full page illustrations depicting various cultures around the world. Plus, large folio of antique prints. Note wear/age.

Three purses including brand new Club Monaco purse that folds in and out with a latch to expand size, an excellent condition "Mat & Nat" designer purse, and gray and black large "Aldo" purse. Plus, a pair of new "Gerry Webber" shoes, size 11.

Antique brass standing mirror. Note: Age shows through ware throughout, and the patina.

Solid wood record holder. American made 23x14 inches). Some wear.

Eight 9.5x11 inch vintage Edward Runci Pin Up Girl posters.

Two boxes of working high quality icicle lights.

Grey and black metal office chair. Some marks.

Card table with decorative top (26x26x28 inches). Folds out--some wear.

Silkscreen of roses signed by artist. 40x18.5 inches in a silver metal frame.

Signed Chinese Original watercolour of a mountain scene in a large dark wood curved frame with ornate metal hanger. Fabric matte.  36.5 x 22.5  (inches) frames included with measurements

8x10 inch wooden box with an antique print and removable mirrored top that sits on box upright for putting on jewelry or make up. Plus, photographic print of a bridge over the river Nemes.

Caron signed wood carving of man holding timber. Stands 11.5".

Handmade Canadian sculpture of dog sled team made by Al Wolf. Hardcover owl book with illustrations.

Vintage framed gazelle with copper framed in wood framed. Impasto oil on board of winter forest scene. Brass stand not included.

Solid wood antique school desk top that opens and is great for accessible sharp looking storage on a cash desk or work table (28x22 inches).

Fine bronze sculpture of Trojan warrior with wooden spear (10 x 11.5 inches).

Large signed oil of winter wonderland in ornate wooden frame. Note: Wear and some damage on frame. 43x18 (inches) frames included with measurements


Large wood mirror and oval mirror with embelleshed top. Note: wear on wood and minor scratches on mirror.

Narrow Art Nouveau poster on wood board (40x15 inches). Note: Wear on wood frame.

Large lot of antique tools. Including three light posts with original glass caps.

Vintage 1950s Teapot, sugar dish, and creamer stamped Georgian England. Antique portrait of small child.

Off-set lithograph framed in antique silver by Elephant in the Attic entitled "Members of Lady Franklin Bay Expedition" (8x10 inches). Vintage "Perly's Guide" to Toronto streets. Antique folder or book protector with pockets. Brass stand not included.

Red, yellow and red stamped German vase (9.5 inches)

Lot of eight Atlas' various conditions and ages.

Telephone table (35x18x27 inches), with succulent in upcycled vintage mug (with unicorn and lion crest), plus two "Canadians at War" illustrated books.

Framed North America, Africa and South America triptych of antique maps. Framed Europe, Asia and Oceania triptych. Both in worm wood dark frames. Note: some wear on frames, and age on matting.

Made in Canada leather bound travel kit with original mirror.

Victorian woman in a forrest rug hook (25x13 inches). Fun nintendo backing. Frame treated and hook reframed by Elephant in the Attic.

CD alarm clock tested and working. Lot of vintage walkmans are untested. iPod 30GB untested. All stored in a paper art box with collage print top.

Art glass decorative bowl with Murano sticker, beaded glass sugar bowl (needs spoon), and large glass vase with geometric pattern and a small chip (as shown).

10" decorative heavy and thick plate with white and blue motif. Brass stand not included.

Antique illustrations of people, places, and things relating to Manchester from 1932 and a vintage book (Sixty Years a Queen) about Queen Victoria.

Wooden Magazine or book holder (23x12 inches). Some wear and chipped veneer as shown.

Bareuther Bavaria Tea Set. Five tea cups with saucers, tea pot, creamer and sugar dish.

Signed Chinese watercolour in wood frame with inner cloth fillet. Note: wear on frame and stain marks on fabric (35x27 inches).

Solid steal antique scale with original hardware. Heavy, 4 feet in length.

Two stained glass window hangings in great condition. Flower motifs.

Wooden record player with refinished matte top (52x26x18 inches). Working. Records not included.

15x20 framed hand-coloured botanical (litho) from the late 1800s. Fancy matting in a gold frame.

Plastic ship replica. Plaque reads "Fragata Espanola, ANO 1780." Sharpie for scale.

Brand new pair of size 11 "New Balance" shoes. Brand new purse with tag "Tommy Hilfiger" purse. Unworn pairs of size 11 shoes with snake skin pattern. Plus, two Kangol hats, a black clutch and oversized blue shawl.

Four comfortable wood dining chairs with spindle backs. Note: some chipping on paint. Solid legs, no wobbles.

Wooded romantic scene made of butterfly wings (3 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches). Reflective indigo, blue and purples. Made in England, 1924. Plus, fire blower in a purple, blue and pink design painted like a fish.

Hoselton Goose in Flight aluminum sculpture mounted on a heavy piece of granite. Signed with age shown by metal finish. Wood box not included.

Framed oil of ocean beach scene with seagulls. Stand not included. 8 x 10 (inches) frames included  with measurements 

16x20 map of "Austro-Hungarian Monarchy" in wood frame. Note: some wear on frame.

Small framed sketch of Woman's profile. Frame in excellent condition and professionally done.

Signed green chalet decorative glass. Note: scratching inside bowl--most likely from keys.

Three needlepoints with religious themes and a decorative metal and teal velvet box of a stone entranceway.

David Dart size large suede red blazer with two dark wood bracelets.

15x20 framed hand-coloured botanical (litho) from the late 1800s. Fancy matting in a gold frame.

Lot of philosophy books, including a nice vintage copy of Plato's "Republic" and books on Camus and Wittgenstein with great portrait covers. Plus, Salman Rushdie's "East. West."

Abstract oil of a vase with red flowers, oil on board of flowers in basket and a framed landscape of a wooded river scene.

Framed poster of "Yamagata, 1991, Tokyo". Metal frame. No chips in glass.

Vintage Japanese doll with ceramic head. Great condition. 25" from head to toe. Hand made body.

Stamped made in USSR hand painted decorative bowls with ladle.

A collection of vintage hand-made and delicate dolls, all slightly damaged as shown.

Two china vases with bamboo and twins, two vintage mud men figurines (mark on the bottom reads "China warriors"), original wooden poles missing. Two tins with an Asian motif, and two small ceramic cat figurines.

Two etched vases, candle holder with room for a small hanging picture, small Rams head, donkey and hot plate.

The amber and browns lot: 6x6 hot plate with tree motif and walnut frame, vintage framed fruit embroidery in a 5x7 wood frame, designer vintage ash try, with two ironstone Romanian mugs.

Detailed plate with a peacock motif. Marked Sathuma Japan. Brass stand not included.

Large assortment of ribbon. Various colours and patterns. Basket included.

Three vintage costume jewelry necklaces. Box included.

Oil on canvas. Signed "Robert." 23.5x35.5 inches Note: very minor damage on frame and some light spotting on canvas.

Vintage hat box with loose zipper filled with an assortment of thick vintage ribbons.

Tall metal display rack with four working caster wheels. 6.5 feet tall. Great for display.

Two detailed vintage dolls in fine clothes and lots of detail. Ceramic faces.

Teal and silver floral tea cup stamped Queen Anne fine bone china. Small tea cup with gold decorative handle stamped "hand painted China Trimont"

Large vase, swan, and two small vases, most stamped blue mountain (one small vase unmarked). Small irregularity on largest vase.

Large lot of postcards from all over the world. Some vintage and some contemporary.

"Try and Trust" book cover, framed in dark wood (8x10 inches). Four vintage wooden plates with minor scratches and multi-toned wood grains.

Fine carved wood tissue box and carved wood country landscape.

Black wooden jewelry stand the rotates with a slot for a sign or a business card. Sticker mark (as shown) can be removed.

Solid wood mirror. Large: 40x20 inches note: minor scratches on wood.

Three unframed oils of a sunset, a ships, and a forrest scene. Note: wear on sunset and spotting on ship.

Hardcover illustrated books entitled "The Science of Basketball" by Walter E. Meanwell. and "National Heating Guide" by National Radiator Corporation.

Five vintage illustrated cat books on the with two cat figurines, one fine, delicate (made in Japan), the other strange and fat (signed pottery).

Two contemporary blue vases with framed 5x7 print of boy in a silver (antique waxed) frame.

Three necklaces. Braided metal, linked metal bracelet, and a beaded necklace with pendant.

Three assorted print packs full of various off-set lithos from the vintage books of Elephant in the Attic's archives. These are great for collage, scrap booking, or any other creative idea. High quality and very varied material from over 100 sources.

Five very intricate rice paper cutouts. Mounted on 8.5x11 paper. Note: much fading on three of the five and some creasing and tearing as shown.

Including two "Winnie the Pooh" prints, a large original pastel of baby, one paint by numbers, two prints of colonial times, one matted photograph, and a reproduction print of "L'Hyver."

Assorted vintage clothes lot including cowboy boots, multi-coloured leather flats, loafers, swede purse and wooden rimmed clutch.

Made in Canada "Crown" mason jars with original metal and glass labelled lids.

Original signed silk-screen of children with butterflies. Signature reads "Martha Newfield." Framed in purple and green with antique wax by Elephant in the Attic. Perfect for a child's room and in excellent, professional condition (29x25 inches)

Detailed etching punched out on a tin tile (23.5x19.5 inches). Note: Bent in bottom right corner and some rust on back.

Vase marked West Germany with gold accents. Note: minor marking. One 10" Red Rooster Poppy Trail Metlox potter plate with two 7 1/2" salad plates. Note: minor markings and stains.

Five piece serving utensils with wood handles and decorative metal accents. Three larger brass tools (for fire or serving).

Eleven pieces of Royal Ruby Avon with Cape Cod pattern. Includes decanter, six sherry glasses, two wine goblets, small bowl, plus side plate. Marked Avon.

Three decorative signed potter art bottles, plus two colourful shot glasses.

Framed vintage photo (LIFE mag.) of four woman in vintage car by Elephant in the Attic. Sculpture of running horses with pink accents. Note: green marks and some scratches on horses with and chip as shown on one tail.

Vintage wooden tray, plastic corn on the cob holders, salt and pepper shakers, small lampshades with wood accents (only one missing some wood) , framed embroidery flowers, wood & metal letter holder, small pottery bowl. Plus, large candlestick holder and a matted 8x10 print of small child.

Four small Royal China 22k gold accented bowls with large stamped ceramic serving bowl (crazing present) and lid.

Long necklace made of semi precious stones. Wood box not included.

Two illustrated books, small orange vase with gold accents, antique (washable) photo in circle metal frame (most likely tin-type).

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