Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Nov 12, 2006 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles November 10, 11 & 12 Auction
Fine and vintage jewelry from the ESTATES OF JOHN BLOOM, SIGMUND KRAMER, & SCOTT KRANDALL, over 350 lots. From various private collectors, a Salvador Dali color lithograph, a Waterford crystal chandelier, a Bernhardt eleven-piece dining set, and a Sheffield silverplate tea service. Of special interest, a Detroit Lions autographed football, c.1958-1976, Mickey Mantle, Jimmy Foxx, Al Kaline, Yogi Berra and Hank Aaron baseball cards; vintage sheet music, 29 lots. Decorative arts, furnishings and oriental rugs from the ESTATE OF JOHN BLOOM, BIRMINGHAM, MICHIGAN; THE ESTATE OF DONALD COLWELL, DETROIT TOWERS, DETROIT, including a Dresden figural mantel clock and hand-painted stein, and other decorative arts. From the COLLECTION OF GORDON YATES, GROSSE POINTE PARK, a Eugene Marioton bronze sculpture, 19th century, a pair of Sevres porcelain urns, an Italian carved marble bust, and a hand-carved console with mirror; decorative arts and furniture from a DETROIT COLLECTOR, including a 19th century hand-painted KPM porcelain plaque, Bristol-overlay cranberry glass epergne and bottle, a Dresden jewel casque, a pair of Clarice Cliff tumblers, a 19th century Chinese Famille Verte garden seat. From THE ESTATE OF DONALD F. CAMPBELL, BIRMINGHAM, MI: oil paintings by F. Bauer, N.E. Morse and others; regulator and carriage clocks; a wide selection of Oriental rugs including Hamadans, Sarouks, a semi-antique Herez, 12’ 11” x 9’ 5”, an antique Shiraz Kali and more; antique and 20th c. furniture, as well as a nice selection of decorative arts. Fine arts and furniture from THE ESTATE OF LEWIS SAPPINGTON, HARPER WOODS, MI, including oil paintings by David James and Nancy Blair Closson, an etching by James Ensor as well as country and Baker furniture. From the COLLECTION OF DR. IRVING LEVITT, BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI comes a nice grouping of fine arts with works by: Constance Richardson, Robert Bachman, Howard Logan Hildebrandt, William Raphael, Robert Hallowell, Louis Comtois (collages).