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Nadeau’s Auction Gallery Partners with Invaluable for Online Bidding on The Important Annual Fall Antiques, Fine Art and Asian Auction

Featuring a selection of items from the Americana Collection from Credit Suisse from New York City, the auction includes American antiques, Decorative Accessories, Paintings & Prints and Asian antiques

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015 11:15 am EDT

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"We are very pleased to have been chosen to handle the sale of part of the Credit Suisse Americana collection, and look forward to continuing to offer items from the collection in subsequent sales throughout 2016."

Invaluable, the world’s leading online live auction marketplace, and Nadeau’s Auction Gallery, Connecticut’s premier auction gallery, today announced online bidding for Nadeau’s Important Annual Fall Antiques, Fine Art and Asian Auction on the Invaluable platform. Featuring items from the Americana Collection from Credit Suisse in New York City, highlights from the auction include a variety of American antiques, more than 100 paintings and prints, Chinese and Japanese art and antiques, and a collection of decorative accessories. The auction is scheduled for November 7, 2015 at 11:00am ET, and bidders can view the entire catalog and place bids online in real-time on Invaluable, as well as via mobile device using the Invaluable app for iPad and iPhone.

Headlining the auction is property from the Credit Suisse Americana Collection, which was formerly housed at the firm's opulent U.S. headquarters on Madison Avenue in New York City. Paintings from the collection include several works by Daniel Huntington, including portraits of Cornelius Vanderbilt (estimated at $5,000 - $10,000), Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin (estimated at $3,000 - $5,000) and William Cullen Bryant (estimated at $3,000 - $5,000). Additional noteworthy lots from the collection include a colored Map of North America by Henry Popple (estimated at $3,000 - $5,000), a Currier & Ives print of the Clipper Ship “Sweepstakes” (estimated at $600 - $1,000) and a “Four American Flags” Quilt from 1890 (estimated at $400 - $800).

“We are pleased to partner with Nadeau’s Auction Gallery to offer online bidding on the Important Annual Fall Antiques, Fine Art and Asian auction. I know our bidders will be excited to have the opportunity to own such important artwork from the Credit Suisse Americana Collection, in addition to the many other notable lots that are part of this remarkable sale,” said Rob Weisberg, Invaluable CEO.

There are more than 100 paintings featured in the auction, including works from renowned marine artists, such as “Benares” by Antonio Jacobsen (estimated at $8,000 - $12,000) and “Skiff Leading to the Clipper Ship” by Montague Dawson (estimated at $4,000 - $8,000). Other noteworthy painting being offered include “The Reading Lesson” by John Henry Dolph (estimated at $4,000 - $7,000) and “Mountain Lake” by Charles H. Chapin (estimated at $2,500 0 $3,500).

The auction also features antique furniture, including a Federal camel back sofa (estimated at $3,000 - $5,000), a Chippendale cherry chest (estimated at $4,000 - $6,000) and a Sheraton mahogany sideboard (estimated at $2,500 - $4,500). Notable lots of Asian antiques include a pair of Ching Dynasty Chinese blue and white vases (estimated at $1,000 - $2,000), a pair of Chinese blue and white moon vases (estimated at $800 - $1,200) and a large Famille porcelain moon flask (estimated at $400 - $800).

“We are proud to partner with Invaluable to expand the reach of this remarkable auction to online bidders around the world,” said Ed Nadeau of Nadeau’s Auction Gallery. “We are very pleased to have been chosen to handle the sale of part of the Credit Suisse Americana collection, and look forward to continuing to offer items from the collection in subsequent sales throughout 2016.”

In addition to the Important Annual Fall Antiques, Fine Art and Asian auction, Nadeau’s is also working with Invaluable to offer online bidding on their upcoming Custom, Contemporary, Victorian, Antique & Asian auction on November 14, 2015 at 10:30am EST, along with their Important Annual New Year’s Day Auction, scheduled for January 1, 2016 at 11:00am EST.

For more information on all of Nadeau’s upcoming auctions, please visit www.Invaluable.com. Online bidding on these auctions will be offered in addition to floor and phone bidding.

About Invaluable

Invaluable, the world’s leading online live auction marketplace, features a live online bidding platform that allows collectors and dealers to bid in real-time in auctions held around the world. As the leading developer of SaaS and e-commerce applications for the auction industry, Invaluable provides auction houses with e-commerce and marketing solutions, as well as auction management software. Invaluable’s best-in-class historical price database includes more than 58 million complete auction results, totaling more than $204 billion in value. Founded in 1989 and headquartered in Boston, Invaluable also has offices in the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Australia. For more information, visit www.Invaluable.com or follow us on Twitter: @InvaluableLive.

About Nadeau’s Auction Gallery

Nadeau's Auction Gallery is one of the largest and fastest growing auction galleries in Southern New England and is Connecticut's Premier Auction Gallery. Nadeau’s Auction Gallery has been in the antiques business for over 70 years and has held over 1,000 auctions. For more information, visit www.nadeausauction.com

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This portrait of Cornelius Vanderbilt by Daniel Huntington, is being offered by Nadeau's Auction Gallery on Nov. 7, 2015, with online bidding offered by Invaluable.

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