Exceptional Un-Reserved Estate Auction
Featuring the property from the Kirn, Pray and other Estates
Date: Sunday Nov 20th, 2016 at 11:00 am
Preview: Sat from 11-6pm and 8:30 morning of sale
Location: 640 S. Washington Blvd, Sarasota FL, (Sarasota Art and Antique Center)
We are excited to continue our collaboration with Crissy Galleries of Sarasota, FL in an effort to facilitate the auction sale of art and antiques from Florida estates. Crissy Galleries one of Florida’s most respected estate liquidators has once again called on our services to conduct this unreserved public auction of estate material from sunny Florida, the items being sold mostly derived from local Sarasota families and estates many of them are their first time to be offered for sale, a great collection sold unreserved.
Spectacular "estate found" Tiffany floor lamp banded and spring peony; exceptional large size Daum Nancy cameo glass table lamp with gazelles, and original 1929 bill of sale, first time offered outside original owner; bronze Art Deco Colinet & Daum /Nancy, lamp, 21” H; Mueller Freres & Chapelle Nancy, iron & glass Parrott lamp, 18”H; large leaded table lamp; pair of book presses made into lamps; Celestin-Anatore Calmels, bonze & ivory art nouveau, 18 ½” H; F. Priess, art deco bronze & ivory, “Autumn Dancer, 14"h; Amelie Colombier, bronze & ivory, “Carmencita”,9¼” H; R.P. Daus bronze, “Lou Gehrig”, 15 ½” H; A Carrier-Beleuse, gilt bronze and ivory figure of woman w/thread, 20”H; Japanese Meiji, bronze figure of seated man, 17” H, artist signed; Jaeger Le Coultre Brass and Crystal mid-20th century Atmos Tuxedo Clock; Painted tin plate warmer bearing a folk painted vintage train in a countryside by Ralph Cahoon; and more..
Fine art from the Pray estate- oil/gouache by Maurice Utrillo, titled Eglise de Villier sur Morin, 1937; oil by Eduard Cortes, Madeleine Rue Royale Paris; oil by Orville Bulman, La Chapeau Magnifique; Emile Gruppe, 30” x 36”, Naples Florida; Y. Yoshida, o/p Geisha interior, great frame; oils by Phillip Auge; oil by J. Deveau; Richard Creifields, o/c 24” x 30”, Autumn scene; abstract wall art by Alan Siegel; oil on masonite by Purvis Young; litho pencil signed Picasso and numbered; artworks by Arthur Jansson; 2 Albert Nemethy, oil on panels boats; much more art, see website
Philip & Kelvin LaVerne, coffee table; Eames 670 lounge chair and ottoman, rosewood by Herman Miller ; Pair of Wassily chairs; Hans Wegner wish bone chairs; red leather Chair and ottoman after Eames; Mid Century dressers; Italian rouge marble and bronze designer dining table; tiered and mirrored console; designer chest of drawers; pair of Huppe Muebles stands; Art Nouveau brass dressing table; impressive lapis and bronze center table; Vernis Martin double door curio; pair book tapestry wing chairs; heavily carved mahogany desk (Horner?) other decorative and 20th C. furniture.
Asian- Japanese Meiji bronze & ivory archer; Japanese Meiji, bronze & ivory, woman w/ basket figure, artist signed; Japanese Meiji, bronze & ivory, old man w/ lantern, 21 ½” H, artist signed; Chinese bronze of standing warrior, 26” H; Japanese Meiji, bronze monkey, 9 ½” H; fine wireless cloisonné Japanese box on silver, carp motif; other good Japanese Meiji period cloisonné items; collection of 19th C. Japanese Imari including large examples; Pair Chinese carved & gilt foo dogs, 15” H; 30" carved Jade sculpture; Inlaid gold in iron cigarette case by Komai; etc.
Kirn Estate- group of blue and gold aurene glass made by August Jansson while at Steuben c. 1910; 3 pairs of bronze candlesticks by Tiffany, Jarvie and Heinz; Lalique glass including figurines; 18/19th c Ivory miniature globe & early 19th c walnut necessaire; Terracotta, black man, 21” H; Figural Amphora vase w/dog and jeweled spider web; Viennese enamel plaque satyr w/nymphs; Flight, Barr & Barr pair of sauce tureens, minor flakes to one base, impressed crown “FBB” mark; etc.
Sterling- Exceptional 7 piece Georg Jensen Sterling tea service with tray; Georg Jensen center bowl, other Jensen; Mid Century Tiffany sterling pitchers; 128 pcs Francis I flatware; 115 pcs burgundy flatware; sterling water pitcher; 4 pc Gorham tea set; 4 pc .800 silver figural tea set with tray; 6 water goblets; Steiff punch cups; 100 pieces of asst. flatware; 63 pcs collection of napkin rings; Jones & Ball coin silver ewer; crystal & sterling tazzas; collection of sterling figures, other sterling silver.
Jewelry: approx 2.94 ct round diamond ring; approx 1.25 ct round diamond ring; other diamond rings; emerald and diamond ring approx 1.6 ct emerald; other antique gem set rings; 18k brooch rock crystal and jade bought at Gumps; other pins; pearl and coral jewelry, plus more.
Some item (s)/ Lots contains plant or animal properties that may be covered by the Endangered Species Act (ESA). We have taken care to ensure that this item (s) meets the standard for sale under the ESA. However, certain states and other countries have laws that are more restrictive than the ESA. It is the bidder’s responsibility to ensure that it is lawful to purchase or transport this item (s) into their state, and to obtain the necessary import and export approvals. Delay or failure to obtain any such permit or approval does not relieve the buyer of paying for the item (s) and consummating the purchase.
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Local pick-up and deliveries available - Shipping of "Smalls" will be coordinated with "The UPS Store" After Smith's/ SRQ Auctions Staff brings the items to "The UPS Store" after full payment has been received. Responsibility will be between buyers and "The UPS Store" after items are dropped at The UPS Store location. Please contact us for specifics. Arrangements for pick up or delivery must be made within 30 days unless other arrangements have been made.