Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, May 19, 2007 2:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles May 18, 19 & 20 Auction
From various private collectors: a Handel reverse-painted table lamp; antique American, Victorian and French furnishings; Steuben glass table ware and Waterford crystal table ware; International â€œRoyal Danishâ€ and Gorham â€œLilyâ€ flatware services; porcelain dinner services by Spode and Lenox; Pewabic pottery garden urn and a Roseville â€œFallineâ€ pea-pod vase. Works of art include a painting by Henry Lerolle and a Richard Jerzy watercolor, as well as lithographs by Joan Miro and Erte. Over 100 pieces of fine jewelry, including a ladyâ€™s Piaget watch, a 2.03ct emerald ring, and a 6.19ct t.w. diamond ring. Eighteenth & 19th century English and American mahogany furniture and decorative arts, including tea caddies, lap desks, tortoise shell and papier mache boxes, Staffordshire figures, brass candlesticks, boxes and inkstands, and Chinese and Japanese porcelains from the Estate of Jerry Wentworth, Rochester Hills, Michigan; English carved oak and walnut furnishings, including a bench with hand-painted portraits and an 18th century Brussels tapestry from St. Martha's Episcopal Church, Detroit (built and furnished by Clara and Henry Ford I); a collection of Brilliant Period cut glass, beautiful and unusual pieces including Libbey, Fry and Hawkes from a Mason, Michigan consignor. From THE ESTATE OF JERRY WENTWORTH, CHRISTIAN HILLS DR., ROCHESTER HILLS, MI: 19th c. silhouettes, alphabet samplers, paintings, English and American furniture, Chinese and Canton blue on white porcelain as well as a Wright of Birmingham, English tall case clock. Eastlake furniture from A ROCKFORD, MI COLLECTOR. An outstanding collection of brilliant period glass from A MASON, MI CONSIGNOR. A large group of fine arts including: oil paintings by Hans Best, Friedrich Ortlieb, Albert Stoye Studio, S. Mulholland, John Wilson Ewbank and many others. 8 panel screen, semi-antique Oriental rugs and many more items.