Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Mar 20, 2009 9:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles March 20th Auction
Featuring from various private collectors: a Royal Vienna hand-painted porcelain covered urn, Steuben jadeite glass ware, and a Robert Hopkin oil on canvas; and an array of African and South East Asian artifacts from carved stone sculptures and masks to architectural elements. From the Estate of Robert D. Ellinger of Grand Rapids, an extensive collection of Chinese decorative arts and furnishings, including a beautiful 19th century silk embroidery, watercolors on silk, prints and scrolls, porcelain ginger jars and vases, pottery figural roof tiles, teakwood furniture and carpets; and of special interest, autographed items by such notables as Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, and Joe DiMaggio.