Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Sun, Apr 28, 2019 3:30 PM GMT
Bantam, CT, USA
BIG Art, Antiques Modern and More
Featuring many large contemporary paintings by multiple artists, all from a designer decorated home in Litchfield, CT and Scottsdale, AZ. Several jazz themed paintings by Christian Vey, a fantastic John Coltrane album cover painting by Michael Symonds and several unsigned works in varying themes. The auction also has an extensive body of work from the estate of David Eugene Bell (1921-2006) of Washington, CT. His work primarily consists of Needlepoint abstract works in bright bold colors and many include found object mixed media collaborations and unique custom frames. Asian selections include a 6' square elaborately carved wood wall decoration from Thailand carved into six panels, bowls, ceramics, trays and plates and a fantastic pair of period 19th century HuangHuali Officer Hat Armchairs in addition to a narrow finely decorated Chinese cabinet, elm wood end tables and an early 20th century low table. Other seating offerings include a beautiful set of eight Stickley Chippendale dining chairs, set of six Regency style carved armchairs with caned seats, set of eight Janus et Cie Woven chairs and a set of six carved and bleached wood contemporary adirondack style dining chairs with rush seats. Several 18th/19th Century paintings are being sold including a moderately sized 18th century Spanish colonial EPOCH era Mexican religious themed painting of Jesus's Agony At The Gethsemane in Chiaroscurism style and a stunning nude male athlete 1893 charcoal/pencil by signed G Priem. Light up your life with one of our many lighting lots including some fantastic copper lanterns and an early 20th century pair of Antique Nautical Bulpitt ship lanterns. Mid century modern followers may take interest in the BA3 Chair by Ernest Race or the Jens Quistgaard of Dansk Peter Lovig Desk.