DoneSat, Sep 18, 2004 10:00 AM EDT
Houston, TX, USA
Fine Multi-Owner Estate 2-Day Auction
This catalogued sale will include furniture represented by virtually every major style and country, including the Louis XV, XVI, Regence’, Louis Philippe, Empire and Provincial styles of France; Chippendale, Queen Anne, Sheraton, William IV, Victorian and Edwardian styles of England; a nice selection of Renaissance Revival oak and 19th century American furniture is also featured. This comprehensive sale will showcase an excellent array of 18th, 19th and 20th century paintings, watercolors, drawings, lithographs and other fine art, including works by British artists William Shayer, Sr., RA, William Hughes, W. Edward Webb and others; Dutch artist Jan Hermanus Berend Koekoek, German artist Ludwig Knaus, Italian artists Frederico Andreotti, Francesco Vinea, Diuseppe Signorini, Francesco Paola Michetti, Guiseppe Palizzi, Ambrogio Raffele, Pinelli Bartolommeo and Van Nuteli Scipione, French artists Jules Bertrand Gelibert, Henri Lerolle and E. T. Boucaud, and American artists A. H. Wyant, Carducius Plantagenet Ream, Donald Roller Wilson, George Rodrigue, Julian Onderdonk, Alfred Leslie, Joseph Glasco and numerous others. Included will be a selection of Lalique and Sabino art glass, as well as an excellent group of porcelain, including examples of Meissen, Sevres, KPM, Royal Vienna, Royal Doulton, Dresden and various Asian porcelains, represented by Chinese Export, Imari, Celadon and more - also, a collection of Victorian glass miniature oil lamps and several Boehm birds. Additionally featured is a group of Russian enamel and silver items, several of which are signed Faberge’, as well as a nice group of bronzes, marble sculpture, sets of china, crystal, sterling silver and silverplate, mirrors, chandeliers and sconces. Finally, a wonderful selection of estate and new Oriental rugs and tapestries will also be included.