Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Jun 14, 2009 3:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles June 14th Auction
Polish oil paintings and watercolors from THE ESTATE OF CHESTER KORZYCKI, LIVONIA, MI featuring works by Wladyslaw T. Chmielinski, Wiktor Korecki and Darius Wasowicz. Antique furniture from THE ESTATE OF BILL BEGLEY, LIVONIA, MI including Victorian, French and American pieces. Pewabic pottery tiles, sterling silver, fine arts and a Dale Chihuly basket from THE ESTATE OF MAUREEN J. BARRETT, ANN ARBOR, MI. Additional Fine arts offerings feature works by: Charles P. Appel, L. Gartner, Antoine Pesne, Rodolfo Dotti, Arsene Chabanian, Eugene Louis Boudin, Pietro Barucci, Alberto Giacometti, Thomas Hart Benton, Ernest W. Scanes, Oskar Rabine, Ljubov Popova, Comte Alexandre Mordwinoff and Hugo Scheiber with railroad paintings by Paul McGehee, Larry Fisher, Mike Pearsall, and Kent Day Coes, also American 19th c. portraits, a 19th c. painting ,The Judgment of Paris, after Peter Paul Rubens, a 40 x 56, 18th c. oil by a follower of William Hogarth, a hand painted , c. 1900, 3 panel screen and an 89 high bronze sculpture of Neptune. Decorative arts are highlighted by a significant private collection of additional sterling silver, including holloware and flatware by: Tiffany, Gorham, Birks, International, Wallace, Towle, Michelsen, Georg Jensen, Reed & Barton, Frank M. Whiting, Brown & Ward, S. Kirk & Son, Black, Starr & Frost, Theodore B. Starr as well Norwegian, Russian and continental pieces and 3 sterling tea sets having matching sterling trays. The many fine jewelry selections boast a 6.36 ct. diamond necklace and a 1.60 ct. diamond ring with GIA certificate.