DoneSun, Sep 19, 2004 9:00 AM EDT
Cleveland, OH, USA
Prominent Estates of Cleveland, Ohio
Outstanding fine art and antiques auction featuring property from the estates and collections of: Betty Beedle, Shaker Heights, OH; Jerry Hare, Cleveland, OH; Katherine L. Smith, Lakewood, OH and other fine estates and private collections including The final chapter of The Bratenahl Bankruptcy. Highlights include: 19th & 20th c. American & Continental furniture including many Art Nouveau pieces, Hunzinger, Horner, Philippe Starck, Hansen & more; fine art inc. 19th & 20th c. Amer. & European works by Wolf Kahn, David Burliuk, Roy Lichtenstein, Quinter Young, Paul Riba, George Coombs, F. Morris, Sam Gilliam, Brunelleschi Pochoirs, F.Challis, E. Weise, Otto Nowak & others; marble & bronzes by Kauba, Villanis, Bruchon, Polland, Carrier-Belleuse, F. Pugi, Bofill; strong selection of porcelain incl. Dresden, Guerin Limoges, Willets Belleek, Royal Vienna, Royal Doulton, Hutschrenreuther, Picard, Herend & more; Rookwood vellum vases by L. Asbury and Ed Diers; exquisite micromosaic plaque with views of Rome, Grand Tour; extensive set of Whiting "King Edward" sterling set in fantastic Amer. Empire silver chest; extraordinary lighting incl. monumental crystal chandelier, Pairpoint reverse painted lamp signed H. Fisher, Seuss stained glass lamp, many slag glass floor lamps; glass incl. Tiffany, Steuben, Lalique, Handel, Val St. Lambert, Waterford, Hawkes, Baccarat; art glass incl. works by Dick Huss, Jose Chardiet, Edris Eckhardt, Kyohei Fujita, Jon M. Wolfe; stunning selection of fine antique oriental carpets; architectural incl. pr. monumental cast iron urns, 19th c. wood carved figure of St. Peter, 8' Continental processional crucifix, restored 19th c. cutter sleigh; over 400 lots of perfection from the past - all from prominent Cleveland estates & collections. A portion of the lots in this sale are assets relating to US Bankruptcy Court Northern Dist. of Ohio Eastern Div. Case No. 03-18602. Kelly D. Grimm, Licensed Auctioneer, State of Ohio. Rayleen Nanni & Kelly Grimm of Metropolitan Galleries. Please join us Sunday, September 19th.