Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Washington, DC, United States
DoneSat, Sep 18, 2004 12:00 PM GMT
Jewelry, Fine Art & 20th Century Dec. Arts
Weschler’s September 18 Auction of Jewelry, 20th Century Decorative Arts and Fine Art. Preview for the September 18 auction begins on Sunday, September 12. For more information contact our specialists at 202.628.1281. The catalogue is available for purchase in our gallery or by mail, and can be viewed online at www.weschlers.com. Highlights include: •A selection of U.S. gold coins and Morgan and Peace-type silver dollars (estimates from $200-$1,000); Art Deco diamond jewelry (estimates from $300-$6,000); and South Sea cultured pearl necklaces in various lengths (estimates from $4,000-$10,000). •A Wiener Werkstätte silver tray designed by Koloman Moser, circa 1907 (pre-sale estimate $5,000-$7,000); a Tiffany Studios leaded glass ‘Geometric’ shade and bronze lamp base, early 20th century (pre-sale estimate $8,000-$12,000); and a Philip and Kelvin LaVerne pewter and bronze ‘Chinoiserie’ coffee table, circa 1950 (pre-sale estimate $1,200-$1,800). •Fine art by Mario Carreño; Louis Joseph Raphael Collin; Edouard Léon Cortès; José Luis Cuevas; Richard Diebenkorn; Abbot Fuller Graves; Philippe Halsman; Alexis Alexejewitsch Harlamoff; Frank C. King; Hermanus Koekkoek Sr.; Jean Louis Ernest Meissonier; Eugène Joseph Verboeckhoven; Robert William Vonnoh; Johannes Weissenbruch; James Lesesne Wells; Max Weyl and others.