Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Aug 11, 2007 2:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles August 10, 11 & 12 Auction
Featuring sterling silver from a Troy, Michigan consignor, including a Gorham "Buttercup" 206-piece flatware service, Dominick & Haff tea services; from various private consignors, "Mystere" jewelry designed by Erte; oil paintings by Lucien Delarue and Pal Fried; original automotive drawings from the Oakland Motor Car Co. (the precursor to the Pontiac Motor Car Co. of General Motors) and additional drawings; a circa 1900 Royal Vienna vase; English hand-painted work box, circa 1820; antique Asian swords; and an assortment of sports memorabilia, including a Mickey Mantle "The 500 Home Run Club" postcard with a PSA/DNA certified autograph. From the Estate of Carrie Louise Hersey, Birmingham, Michigan, American Empire, Victorian, and American oak furnishings, including a rosewood armoire and English court cupboard; fine jewelry and gold coins from the collection of Anton Stica, Lathrup Village; paintings from a Michigan university museum; Boehm, Dorothy Doughty, Cybis and Connoisseur bisque figures, French and Victorian style furniture from the Estate of Kenneth Reasoner, West Palm Beach, Florida. And from various private collectors, oil paintings by Ludwig Munninger, Antoine Blanchard, and Carl Kahler; bronze sculptures by Wilhelm Bormann and Carl Kauba, and others after Barye. FINE ARTS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ANTON STICA, LATHRUP VILLAGE, MI featuring: oil paintings by Frank T. Hutchins, Dia Hawley Childs, E.L. Smyth, George Conroy, Karl Graf and Henry Merz; watercolors by George Howell Gay, Diaz, and R. Watson. 20+ OIL PAINTINGS AND WORKS ON PAPER BY ISRAEL ABRAMOFSKY FROM THE ESTATE OF FELICIA FISHLER, TOLEDO, OHIO. Additional fine arts offerings include: a fine Ivan Fedorovich Choultse moonlit seascape oil painting, also oils by Antonio Alcantara, John F. Carlson, H. Jones, Adolf Baumgartner-Stoiloff as well as a large collection of botanical and zoological prints. Other highlights include: a Dresden hand painted dinner service, Paris porcelain fruit coolers.