Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneJan 21, 2018 12:00 PM ESTDetroit, MI, United StatesAuction Details
Fine Paintings, Sculpture & Premium Jewelry
Sunday, January 21st at Noon The Sunday session presents selected items from the Vasi estate collection, Troy, MI, featuring modern paintings, graphics and sculpture. A partial list of artists incudes: Karel Appel, Victor Vasarely, Man Ray, Joseph Stella, after Auguste Rodin, Reuben Nakian, Elyssa Rundle, Pierre Brisson, Raphael Soyer, Theo Tobiasse, Graciela Rodo Boulanger, Leo Roth, attributed to Robert Irwin, Hans Bellmer, Ray Parker, Varga, Curtis Jere, Wolfgang Behl and attributed to Salvador Dali. Additional artists in the session from other collections include among others: Paul Philippe, Edward Chesney, Itzchak Tarkay, After Frederic Remington, Henry Ossawa Tanner, William Lee Hankey, Carl Schmidt, William Lester Stevens, Herbert Ivan Swift, Pal Fried, Roy Gamble, Huang Zhong Yang, Julian Alden Weir, Henri Matisse, Albert Henry Collings, Richard Jerzy and an American 19th c. primitive portrait. Additional features of note include: European and American furniture, 17th c. to the 20th c. including a William Holland-Chester oak tall case clock, C. 1800; Nain, Kashan, Ispahan, Kerman, Bahktiari, Tabriz, Oushak, Bijar and Sarouk wool and silk Oriental rugs in throw and carpet sizes; a Sevres 19th c. mantel clock garniture; over 50 lots of fine jewelry highlighted by a 25.12 ct. aquamarine (GIA) and 3.13 ct. diamond ring, a 1.71 ct. diamond (GIA) ring and 1.00 ct. diamond wedding band, a Rolex 18kt yellow gold lady?s watch and more.
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