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DoneSat, Jun 29, 2019 4:00 PM UTC
Hightstown, NJ, USA

Absolute Summer Estate Auction Featuring Erte

Absolute, No reserve sale highlighted by over 250 lots from the Bernardsville/Mannehawkin NJ Estate of Ella Mae Dembrowski, late widow of famed wine collector, Andrew Baron Dembrowski. 100+ bronzes, serigraphs & original signed works by Erté [Romain De Tirtoff]; Leroy Neiman silkscreens & serigraphs plus an original signed watercolor sketch [Can-Am Mount Tremblant]; Bronzes by Hiro Yamagata, Charles Bragg; paintings by Lillian Shao; Erté signed Baccarat bronze mounted glass vase, ?Flight of Love?, another Erté signed bronze & crystal Sevres vase ?Visage De Femme"; extensive collection of Asian pieces including 2 silver & enameled jeweled rickshaws, cloisonné, and jade, hardstone & coral trees; a special highlight is a relief caste patina bronze plaque, ?Woman with Tambourine III? designed by Pierre Auguste Renoir with detailed provenance; Neo-Gothic bronze archway; an assorted collection of jewelry, Persian carpets and more. Other Highlights: a signed FDR book, a large Louis Hottot sculpture of a gypsy girl, bronze & marble sculptures, sterling silverware sets, 19th-21stc lighting, Sevres, Meissen porcelains, Lladro, handmade silk kimonos, cut glass, Royal Crown Derby, Horse saddle, Persian silver, silk & wool carpets, Andre Gisson painting from Park ave contents, Itzchak Tarkay Artist Proof & lithographs, Chinese porcelain from a Central Park West collection, an extensive collection of silver and gold jewelry, amber, turquoise, diamonds, sapphires and more including over 300 late 19th-early 20thc Asian porcelains. All property being offered at the sale comes from various estates and collections in the NY Tri-state area. Sale will begin at 9AM with 100s of lots being offered only to live bidders. Internet bidding will commence at 12PM. Approx. 350 lots will be viewable. Phone bidding will be available through Liveauctioneers. Live preview starts June 26th at Empire Antiques 278 Monmouth st. Hightstown New Jersey. Phone: 609-426-0820 or 908-227-4440