Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Cedar Falls, IA, United States
DoneWed, Jun 24, 2009 2:00 PM GMT
Important European, American & Russian Works
Over 800 exceptional lots, featuring property from various estates and collections. Including FABERGE & RUSSIAN WORKS, over 150 Imperial Russian works including 12 pieces of Faberge, over 50 silver-gilt and cloisonnÃ© enamel from important makers, also Russian paintings, bronzes, over 50 icons (circa 1650-1890) and other decorative arts. FINE ART BRONZES, over 60 American & European bronzes including many large and impressive examples by important and noted artists. OLD MASTER, AMERICAN & EUROPEAN PAINTINGS, Over 300 paintings including many important works fresh to the market. EUROPEAN WORKS, an exceptional offering of over 60 works including important Limoges enamels, also carved and polychrome wood, ivory and stone circa 1690-1890. GLASSWARE, over 50 pieces of American & European examples including Tiffany, Steuben, Lalique, French and English cameo, including art glass lamps by Tiffany (2) Handel and Steuben. FURNISHINGS, over 25 fine examples including A Francois Linke bronze & marble table, a George III mahogany partners desk, a Josef Hoffmann and J&J Kohn Art Deco lamp table, pair of John Starkey carved Arts & Crafts chairs, and other 18th & 19th century period furnishings. CERAMICS, over 200 pieces of 18th and 19th century porcelain including Sevres, KPM, Limoges, Historical Staffordshire, Rockingham and Bennington. CLOCKS, over 30 vintage 18th & 19th century examples including French gilt-bronze, a figural clock of Cupid & Bacchus, a fine Howard No.5 banjo clock, an 18th century Scottish tall case by David Greig and others. DECORATIVE ARTS, over 50 pieces including 18th & 19th century American, English and Swiss pewter, Oriental & European carved ivory, Oriental ceramics and decorative arts and other works.