DoneSat, Jul 20, 2019 3:00 PM UTC
Detroit, MI, USA
Fine & Decorative Arts, Furniture & Jewelry
Saturday, July 20th at 11:00 AM The Saturday auction opens with an outstanding sterling silver feature highlighted by a George IV English sterling desk set, dated 1828, by Joseph Angell; a Henry Chawner, London sterling basket, 1790 and a Towle Louis XIV style sterling centerpiece, circa 1930, from the Estate of Nena Dahling, Grosse Pointe Shores. Also offered are a variety of sterling flatware sets in sought-after patterns including Reed and Barton ?Francis I? and ?Savannah?; Gorham in ?Chantilly? and ?Lily of the Valley? and Wallace flatware in the ?Grand Baroque? pattern - 378 pieces in three lots. A superb collection of crystal and art glass features centerpieces, vases, stemware and figurines by Louis Comfort Tiffany, Baccarat, Lalique, Waterford, Steuben, Lundberg, Durand and Swarovski. Several prominent estates offer an impressive selection of noteworthy furniture with everything from antique to modern including pieces by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller, John Widdicomb, Roycroft, Baker, Kindel, Henredon, Maitland-Smith and Mackenzie-Childs. Also perfect for the season are lovely garden furnishings including bronze swan figures, antique wicker, vintage metal tables and plant stands, cast cement sculptures and a 7-piece patio dining set by Brown and Jordan. Fashionistas will enjoy the Judith Leiber minaudière evening bag, Gucci glitter sunglasses, a Sullivan-Rollins full-length mink coat, a Neiman Marcus faux fur jacket and exquisite jewelry including a 4.44CT Sapphire and Diamond 18KT gold ladies ring with GIA Cert. and a pair of 5.60CT Natural Blue Sapphire and Diamond Floretta Post Earrings. Rounding out the sale is a fine selection of Persian silk and wool rugs, 34 lots.