Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneSun, May 19, 2019 5:00 PM GMT
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Fine Art, Antique, Design & Jewelry Auction
Abell Auction Company will hold its Spring Fine Art, Antiques, 20th Century Design and Jewelry Auction on Sunday, May 19th, 2019. Live bidding begins at 10 am PST online and at the gallery. From a prominent Ranch Santa Fe Estate, Abell will be offering a Regency style gilt-bronze mounted kingwood bureau plat, and an Erard Louis XV style gilt- bronze mounted marquetry grand piano, both signed F. Linke. These items were originally purchased in November 1969 at the catalogued auction conducted by Abell at the Hancock Park mansion of Mrs. Jean Hardison Owings. Another highlight is by an 1860 presidential campaign flag. depicting Abraham Lincoln and his running mate, Hannibal Hamlin. This flag shows one of the few portraits of Lincoln beardless before he became president. Fine art in the sale features pieces signed Ludolf Bakhuizen, Antoine Blanchard, Arik Brauer, Vu Cao Dam (3), Marcel Dyf, Kerne Erickson (7), Moisey Feigin, Charles Arthur Fries, Michael Klein, Antoni Kozakiewicz, Ed Gilliam, Cleve Gray, David Howard Hitchcock, Jerome Kirk, Sir Godfrey Kneller, Alphonse Osbert, Jean Mannheim, Robert Peters, William Ritschell, Diego Rivera, Jules Schulman, Walter Stuempfig, Ralph Waterhouse (2,) Henry John Yeend-King, and Si Chen Yuan. American and European furniture includes a set of eight 18th century Chippendale mahogany chairs; George III three-part dining table; Georgian butler's tray with stand; Georgian oak dresser base; Hepplewhite mahogany sideboard; Tuscan walnut commode; Louis XIV style oak bibliotheque; Louis XV ormolu-mounted kingwood marquetry commode stamped 'J. Dautriche'; Dutch marquetry side chairs; Portuguese Baroque gilt & polychrome cabinet; Steinway & Sons model M ebony case grand piano; and much more. Preview is from Wednesday May 15 through Saturday May 18th from 9AM to 4PM PST Please contact Todd Schireson at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.