Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Cranston, RI, United States
Sat, Jan 26, 2019 5:00 PM GMT
Estate Antiques & Fine Art Auction
Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers is proud to announce our January Antiques and Fine Art auction featuring over 370 lots from estates across New England. The fine arts selection will be highlighted by an exceptional Hudson River School landscape of Yosemite Valley attributed to Albert Bierstadt. Other fine art highlights include an oil on canvas modernist painting by Frantisek Reichental and an Arts & Crafts impressionist landscape by Margaret Fuller Tyng. Also offered will be a collection of thirteen silver albumen prints by Jerry Norman Uelsmann. The decorative arts selection is highlighted by a 19th century French Aiguiles repeater carriage clock with silver overlay dial and neoclassical case. There is a large presence of modern and contemporary decorative arts highlighted by a selection of Murano art glass featuring works by Lino Tagliapietra and Gino Cenedese. Two bronze sculptures by American modernists will be offered including Marie Zoe Greene-Mercier and a kinetic sculpture attributed to Richard MacDonald. The catalog will offer of over 75 lots of furniture spanning from 16th century to modern design. The furniture selection is highlighted by a Hollywood Regency faux lapis lazuli full figure swan table and an 18th century Chippendale tiger maple chest of drawers. Other furniture highlights include a Skovmand & Anderson dining room set, a Danish teak wood OX-Art tile dining table, and a European carved oak coffer chest. There is a small selection of antique petroliana and advertising highlighted by a 1940?s Sunoco Walt Disney Donald Duck cardboard poster and 1940?s Shell pecten embossed porcelain neon skin sign. Scattered throughout the catalog will be 75 lots of Asian arts including Chinese Qing Dynasty portrait painting of an Imperial official and a large Japanese Meiji period gilt and lacquered Buddha on an unusual elephant base. Other Asian art highlights include a Chinese Ming Dynasty lacquered bronze buddha and a 19th century Southeast Asian bronzes.
Auction Curated By:
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts