Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Apr 18, 2009 2:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles April 18th Auction
Saturdays session features art glass and pottery from the Estate of Maureen J. Barrett, Ann Arbor, Mich., including Dale Chihuly, Tiffany, Steuben, Pewabic, Rookwood and Weller over 60 lots; late 18th-19th century French and English silver from the Estate of George Omelianoff, Beverly Hills, Mich. Additionally from private collectors: 19th century European and American oil paintings including a primitive portrait of a child; Meissen, Royal Vienna and KPM porcelain; sterling silver by J. E. Caldwell, Kirk, Gorham, International, Georg Jensen, and others; a Russian enamel Tsar cup; antique French furnishings and Venetian glass mirrors; antique stained glass windows; Steuben stemware and table ware; Chinese ivory and hard stone carvings, â€˜Rose Medallionâ€™ porcelain plates and serving pieces; Native American baskets and circa 1920 Navajo rugs; a unique collection of figural and novelty match safes, as well as Russian icons and Jay Strongwater frames; a variety of fine jewelry and oriental rugs from semi antique to modern.