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MONDAY NITE ABSOLUTE LIVE AUCTION, August 3, 2015 @ 6:30 PM CST, PREVIEW @ 5PM CST
114 GEORGE L. DAVIS BLVD., NASHVILLE, TN 37203

Join us for a MONDAY NITE ABSOLUTE LIVE AUCTION, August 3, 2015 @ 6:30PM. The auction hall is located at 114 George L. Davis Blvd, between Broadway & Church Street, on the interstate frontage road. All auctions are free to attend and open to the public. This auction will feature over 250+ lots, antique & primitive furniture, framed art, various rugs, dozens of box lots and much more!  Select items from the estate of Don Light, long-time Music Row executive will also be offered. Each lot will be sold to the highest bidder without reserve!  ABSENTEE BIDDING VIA INTERNET AVAILABLE.
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ABSOLUTE AUCTION OF FRAMING INVENTORY OF LYZON ART GALLERY***SELLING ONSITE***
Saturday, August 8, 2015 @ 10AM CST, Preview @ 9AM CST Day of Sale
411 WEST THOMPSON LANE, NASHVILLE, TN 37211
Special Friday Night Viewing, August 7, 2015 5-7PM CST

SELLING THE COMPLETE INVENTORY OF MOULDING/FRAMING EQUIPMENT/TOOLS & MORE!

Join Music City Auction as we sell at ABSOLUTE AUCTION, the complete framing inventory of Lyzon Art Gallery of Nashville, TN. Since 1948, this iconic business has provided framing and art services to the Southeast and beyond. We are selling 1000s of feet of picture moulding and frames, along with framing equipment, tools, office furniture & more! All items will be sold with NO RESERVE! This is a “must attend” event for any person or business who values the art of framing. There will be a special Celebration/Preview the night before, Friday, August 7, 2015 from 5-7PM CST. Click Here for Pictures! Terms and Conditions

This inventory represents 67 years of framing and moulding acquisitions for use in the Lyzon Art Gallery. There are thousands of feet of moulding, some of it rare, discontinued, NOS (New, Old Stock), vintage, & custom-made. Sizes range from 6” width to less than ½”. Amounts of every style are too numerous to adequately count. There are approximately 120+ 10’ bins, 50+ 12’ bins, 25+ 14’ bins, 20+ 16’ bins filled with moulding. The majority of the moulding has been stored in these horizontal bins. All of the moulding inventory will be sold in manageable lots. In addition to the moulding, there will be a large quantity of custom-made frames, made by well-known Southern folk-art wood carver, Clarence Stringfield. These particular frames were carved in the 1960s-70s. And, in addition to those frames, there is a large quantity of ready-made frames. We are also selling racks of many different types of glass, including conservation, reflection-control, plain, Plexiglas, antique (“wavy”), and more!

Some examples of Frame Moulding/Finish that will be sold- Walnut, Wormy Chestnut, Bass Wood, Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf, Shadow Box, Reverse, Custom-milled, Mahogany, Ornate, Antique Gold, Distressed, Hogarth, Scoop, Floater, Poplar, Bamboo, Fluted Gold, Rope, Bead, Formica, Rustic, Gesso, Carved, Fillets, Brushed Silver, Portrait-style, T moulding, Liners, Mid-Century (modern), Cap, Lacquer, Aluminum, Spacer moulding, Raw, Whistler, Black, Embossed, Traditional, Etched, Verdigris, Oxidized, Ribbed, Compo, Classic, Aged, Slope, Photo frame moulding, etc.

Partial List of Hardware & Other Items-nuts, screws, nails, hammers, staplers, stapler guns, glue, glue sticks & equipment, foam board, poster board, mat board, metal shelves & shelving, metal bookcases, wood bookcases, commercial bens, commercial floor mats, crafts & supplies, metal work tables, metal heavy duty file cabinets, glass cutters, glass cleaners, stretcher bars & corners, heavy work safes, fire safes, brushes, sprays, paints (cans & buckets) organizers, ladders & stools, backings, wires, hooks, print drawers, print cabinets, print wracks, office desks, chairs, lights, tools – old and new, maintenance equipment, garden tools, vacuum, dusters, yard tools, easels, silk matts, art print weights….

Partial Inventory of Equipment to be Sold

CTD Double Miter Saw- Model D45. Serial #1556, Blade RPM 3725. Good condition. Very few hours of usage. Pneumatic controls needing tune-up.

ELU (German) Automatic Metal Cutting Double Miter Saw. Ran well when last used. May need lubrication. Comes with 10’ gauge bar.

Wright Artist Press. With approximately 25” roller press. Used by Paul Lancaster. In very good working condition.

Custom-Made Printing Press. Made from Industrial Conveyor belt table. Comes with 4’ roller press. Has motor and transmission included. In good working condition.

VacuSeal  4366M-HS Heated Vacuum Dry Mount Press. Can practical dry mount 40” x 61.” Was working last time it was used (Summer of 2014).

Quincy 3-Phase, 5HP Industrial Compressor. Was turned on and working as of July 15, 2015.

The Fader Machinery Company Spindle Carver. Vintage machinery used by Clarence Stringfield to create and carve custom frames and folk art wooden sculpture. Needs a new belt. Believed to be in working condition. Comes with 36 unique blades. Truly a one-of-a-kind item from one of the better folk-art carvers of the 20th Century.

Hercules Manual Fork Lift. Pedal operated. 750 Pound Capacity. Needs hydraulic work.

Custom-built Industrial Cutter. Designed to cut cardboard and foam core board. Can accommodate up to 40” wide.

Pistorius 3-Phase Double Miter Saw. Pedal Operated 12” Blades. Very good condition.

Walker-Turner Band Saw. Very Good Condition

PowerMatic Model 66 220 Table Saw. Tilting Blade. Excellent Condition

Electric Flip Sander. Ajax Motor. ½ HP

Dupli-Carver Model F200. Makes perfect 3-D copies of a subject matter.

Vintage Shaper. Early model, possibly 1930s, in working condition.

Black & Decker Panel Saw. Cuts up to 4’ across. Great for builders.

Vintage Shaper, Used for custom-link stretcher bars. In good working condition.

Cassese CS810 V-Nailer (French). In good working condition.

CH Equipment BG 6100 Board & Glass Cutter. 60” Like new.

CH Advantage Straight Line Cutter Model M48. Very Good condition.

J.H. Schaefer Mat and Glass Cutter. In excellent working condition.

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Mid-Century Oil Painting, Listed Spanish Artist Andres Cereza

Late 1800s Custard Glass

Late 1800s Custard Glass

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Native American (Indian) Arrowheads

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1930s Coca-Cola Die-Cut Porcelain Sign

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Original WWII Nazi SS Waffen German Helmet

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RARE 1899 Kurz & Allison “Colored Infantry with Teddy Roosevelt at San Juan Hill” Lithograph

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