Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Nov 15, 2009 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles November 15th Auction
Fine art, French furniture and decorative arts from THE ESTATE OF AL AND HARRIET CYTACKI, GROSSE POINTE FARMS, MI featuring an outstanding, c. 1800, neoclassical oil painting and paintings by Joseph Gies, Truus Claes, William Greason and others as well as 19th c. French commodes. A group of 63 lots, mostly modern and contemporary art, being sold FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS, DETROIT, MI. Over 40 pieces of fine art from A PLYMOUTH, MI CONSIGNOR including: bronze sculptures by Louis DeMartino, August Nicolas Cain, Antoine Louis Barye and Dan Heikkinen; paintings by Stan Jones, Norman Mills Price and Michael Murfin. Additional fine arts highlights feature works by: Robert W. Wood, E. Henry Pohl, Karl Albert, Frederick Voltz, Edward Benjamin Herbert, Luigi Scaffai, William Kay Blacklock, Howard Rogers, Jim Foote, Pietra Vinotti, and many more. Other items of interest: Reed and Barton, Towle and Wallace sterling flatware sets, a Tiffany sterling coffee set, over 25 selections of Steuben crystal including many animal sculptures, a Lalique table lamp and a 1 ct. tanzanite and diamond ring.