Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, May 7, 2017 4:00 PM UTC
George & Penny Simon Collection Art, Antiques
From the George and Penny Simon Collection, Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan oil paintings by: M.H. Besselnaar, Alex De Andreis, Henri Carnier, George Harvey, Charles Jones, Francesco Vinea, Douglas Arthur Teed, Claude Raguet Hirst, Robert Hopkin, Eastman Johnson and Frederick William Kost, plus oils attributed to Giovanni Battista Salvi and Carlo Dolci, a work signed Jongkind and German porcelain plaques including KPM. Also from the George and Penny Simon collection is a large grouping of sculptures including works by: Evgeny A. Lansere, Claudius Marioton, Jean Gautherin, Pierre Granet, Ernest Rancoulet, Emile Louis Picault, Gory, Antonio Teixeira Lopes, F. Gysen, A. Tiot, Harriet Whitney Frishmuth, Pietro Bazzanti , E. Bertoni and works after Pierre Loison and A. Rodin. More offerings from the George and Penny Simon collection include: a Baccarat crystal chandelier, Steinway 1908 grand piano, a pair of Alexandre Clerget bronze urns cast by the Siot Decauville Foundry, additional pieces of fine arts and Oriental rugs. Also featured are items from a large Grand Blanc, MI collection including: an oil painting by T.V. Chominski depicting the Naval Strategy Board in consultation at Washington, antique to modern bronze sculptures by W. Seifert, Miguel Berrocal, Emmanuel Fremiet, Aristide-Onesime Croisy, Frederic Focht, Darrell Corer, Alida Zilve, Emile Louis Picault and F.J. Williamson plus additional fine arts. Bidders will also be interested in our additional offerings of: fine jewelry; Oriental rugs, including a 17? 10? long Lavar Kerman carpet, c. 1920 and a Keshan silk rug also c. 1920; furniture, including Kindel and Kittinger dining room furniture; a Prof. Petro Lazzerini marble sculpture; Chinese porcelains and more.