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The iconic downtown San Antonio store on West Commerce Street
(auction will be held at Vogt Auction, 7233 Blanco Road)
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View of interior of Marti's - to be sold in Tuesday's auction at Vogt Auction, 7233 Blanco Road View of interior of Marti's - to be sold in Tuesday's auction at Vogt Auction, 7233 Blanco Road
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View of interior of Marti's - to be sold in Tuesday's auction at Vogt Auction, 7233 Blanco Road View of interior of Marti's - to be sold in Tuesday's auction at Vogt Auction, 7233 Blanco Road
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Gallery view of Tuesday's Tres de Mayo Auction featuring Marti's
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LOT 900 (at left)
Pair of exceptional Mexican antique carved doors, 8'9" tall x 27" wide each
LOT 901 (at right)
Pair of outstanding Mexican antique wood & iron doors, 9'8" tall x 30" wide each
Gallery view of Tuesday's auction
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LOT 843
The original Marti's store counter from Nuevo Laredo
(moved to the San Antonio store in 2006), 117" long x 31" deep
LOT 803
Exceptional carved rustic sideboard server, 107" long x 26" deep
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LOT 802
Mexican iron & wood harvest table, 96" long x 30" wide
LOT 801
Rustic Mexican harvest table / island, 82" long x 32" wide
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LOT 820
Mosaic tile-top dining table, 55" round
LOT 812
Handpainted Mexican dining table, 84" long x 42" wide
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LOT 823
Thick-top round dining table, 62" round
LOT 819
Heavy rustic center table, 46" round
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LOT 813
Rustic console table, 66" wide
LOT 806
Demi-lune console table, 78" wide
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LOT 824
5-piece contemporary/rustic Mexican dining set, table is 55" square
LOT 93 (at center)
Draw-leaf dining table, 55" long (with leaves seated)
LOT 77
Set of 6 twist-column chairs
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LOT 828
Incredible Mexican folk-art painted cabinet (handpainted inside & out), 53" wide x 77" tall
LOT 86 (at left)
Open shelving case, 41" wide
LOT 2 (at center)
2-door glass front cabinet, 41" wide
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LOT 99
Inlaid 2-door cabinet, 45" wide
LOT 17 (at center)
Single-door pine cabinet, 39" wide
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LOTS 91, 49
Rustic dressers, 49" & 53" wide respectively
LOT 22
Pine cabinet w/mirror back, 50" wide
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LOT 76
Very nice Mexican folk-art painted trunk, 63" wide
LOT 817
Handpainted chest of drawers, 48" wide
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LOT 825
Parquetry blanket box, 44" wide
LOT 88
Large hand-stenciled beaten metal trunk, 61" wide
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LOT 43
Painted side server, 59" wide x 35" tall
LOT 100
2-door cabinet, 37" wide
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LOT 90
Stripped pine 2-door cabinet, 47" wide
LOT 21
Stripped pine cabinet, 37" wide
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LOT 834
Painted & carved side cabinet, 36" wide x 31" tall
LOT 808
Folk-art painted cabinet, 24" wide x 67" tall
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LOT 832
Painted & carved side cabinet, 25" wide x 24" tall
LOT 829
Rustic side cabinet, 23" wide x 26" tall
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LOT 71
Octagon lamp table, 36" diam.
LOT 2601
Marble-top side table, 23' diam.
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LOTS 96, 97
Pine storage benches (shown back to back)
LOT 811
Painted armbench, 76" long
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LOT 57
Victorian settee, 5 feet wide
LOT 6
Carved arm Victorian settee, 53" wide
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LOT 860
Handmade carpet, 6'9" X 4'7"
LOT 861
Large handmade carpet, 16'10" x 8'2"
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LOT 868
Handmade carpet, 6'7" x 6'2"
LOT 862
Handmade carpet, 9' x 7'7"
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LOT 885
Deer hide rug (or bedcover), 5'11" x 5'10"
LOT 856
Pair of custom Mexican dresses
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Lot 2901
Franco Mondini-Ruiz (San Antonio, b. 1963)
"Silver and Gold"
Oil on canvas, 60 x 72 in.
Lot 3703
Franco Mondini-Ruiz (San Antonio, b. 1963)
"Everybody Was There"
Oil on canvas, 28 x 22 in.
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Lot 3701
Franco Mondini-Ruiz (San Antonio, b. 1963)
"The Spring Fling of Flowers"
Oil on canvas, 35.5 x 23 in.
Lot 3702
Franco Mondini-Ruiz (San Antonio, b. 1963)
"Paris PM"
Oil on canvas, framed: 26.5 x 22 in.
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Lot 3112
Robert Redbird, Sr. (Arizona, 1939-2016)
Pair of Kiowa Figures, Watercolor and Gouache
Largest, framed: 42 x 33 in.
Lot 3109
Lot of 4 framed Navajo sand paintings
From a Santa Fe collection
Largest, framed: 27.5 x 27.5 in.
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Lot 3002
John Taylor Arms (American, 1887-1953)
Street Scene, 1928
Etching, framed: 19 x 15 in.
Lot 3003
Stanley Long (California, 1892 - 1972)
Horse sketches
Pencil on paper, framed: 17 x 13 in.
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LOT 859
Exceptional gilded triple dressing mirror, 91" tall
LOT 882
Decorative iron penny-farthing bicycle, 36" tall
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LOTS 873, 881
Mexican folk-art carousel horses, 41" & 36" tall respectively
Several decorative handpainted animals
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LOT 842
Brass & copper bird on stand, 51" tall
LOT 857
Bronze eagle, signed c. 1976, 25" tall
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Several authentic mill-used grain millstone wheels in different sizes (perfect lawn & garden or fireplace accents)
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LOT 805
Carved marble totem figure w/pedestal, figure is 21" tall, with pedestal 5'8" tall
LOT 872
Beautifully handcarved wooden bust, 28" tall
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Wide variety of decorative items in Tuesday's auction Real and folk art carved animal shoulder mounts / clocks
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LOT 816
Set of 6 Mexican stone molcajates
LOTS 815, 816
Mexican stone metates
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Several primitive dough troughs LOT 867
Pair of hand chisled wooden bowls, 19" wide each
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LOT 29C
Set of 3 primitive grain buckets
LOT 15
Set of 5 woven baskets
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Wide variety of ceramic items in Tuesday's auction Primitive kitchen breadcutters (all sold separately)
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LOT 858
Set of 8 folk art decorative pieces incl. masks
LOT 3107
Set of 5 small woven mats
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LOT 117
Pair of sacred stained glass panels, 34" tall x 23" wide each
LOT 32
Set of 3 iron-framed casement windows
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LOT 852
Store display counter (one of many in this auction), 72" long
Several wrought iron clothes stands
**There's MUCH MORE in Tuesday's Tres de Mayo Auction not pictured here!**
Auction preview all day Tuesday 10am-7pm
The auction will begin Tuesday evening at 7pm CDT
This auction will be held at Vogt Auction Galleries at 7233 Blanco Road (just north of 410)
TUESDAY (today!), May 3 at 7pm CDT: The incredible annual ¡Tres de Mayo Auction! - this year featuring the once-in-a-lifetime collection of the world-famous downtown San Antonio store of design firm Marti's including the absolute best of Mexican furnishings, folk arts, silver & ceramics, art, and much more! The Marti's family has decided to retire after 6 decades in business and we're getting the entire contents of their landmark West Commerce Street store. Also in this same auction, rustic furnishings and decor from Denmark! We'll have an all day auction preview Tuesday, 10am-7pm. Please make plans now to attend this historic auction event! Partial auction listing:

INCREDIBLE RUSTIC FURNISHINGS: The exceptional original shop counter from Marti’s of Nuevo Laredo and San Antonio / fantastic rustic ranch tables / mosaic & glass top tables / carved cabinets / folk-art painted furniture / wardrobes / chests / primitive trunks / chairs of all descriptions incl. children’s chairs / stunning gilded triple dressing mirror / wall mirrors / costumers & coat racks

BEST-OF-MEXICO HOME DÉCOR: Religious artifacts / carousel horses / large whimsical painted animals / animal mounts / folk-art masks / glazed pottery / Nadal & Dalia porcelain / authentic millstones / primitive dough troughs & bowls / bread slicers / baskets / clocks / Mexican dresses / replica guns / much more

RUGS, HIDES & LINENS: Fine handmade Mexican & Native American rugs / deer hide area floor cover / Mexican linens

ART & POSTERS: Original oil paintings from San Antonio artist Franco Mondini-Ruiz / a collection of 50 original artworks from the Dominion home of a prominent San Antonio doctor / sand art from Marti’s / vintage Mexican movie posters & lobby cards

STORE FIXTURES: Custom-made antique & contemporary display cases / wrought iron clothes racks / glass shelving

3 easy ways to bid (you don't have to be at the auction to bid!):
 - bid in person at the auction house at 7233 Blanco Road.
 - absentee/written bids (call 210-822-6155)
 - live telephone bidding (call 210-822-6155 to sign up)

Auction open to the public - no entry fee. 13% buyer's premium added to all purchases. Auction conducted under TX licenses #7825 & #15958.

Do you have quality estate pieces you are thinking about selling? Call us first - we can tell you what you have and give you a free informal appraisal. We'll tell you if your piece is a good candidate for auction, or if eBay, Craigslist, an estate tag sale or another venue would be a better place to sell your items. Call Rob Vogt anytime 24/7 at 210-865-VOGT (8648) or email rob@vogtauction.com. We accept one piece up to entire estates.

Now accepting consignments for upcoming auctions including:
Texas art, guns, primitives - The Texas Hill Country Auction - May 22
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Stained glass, $65
Kayellen
San Antonio
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American oak pedestal, $35
Zachary
San Antonio
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Harvest table, $700
Scott & Anita
San Antonio
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Seaman's trunk, $160
Star
San Antonio
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Armoire, $250
Marie
Encino Park
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