Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Asheville, NC, United States
DoneSat, May 1, 2010 1:00 PM GMT
Brunk Auctions May 1, 2010 Sale
Modern art, furnishings, including Warhol, Dali, Picasso; British and Continental furniture and decorations including Louis XV, Louis XVI, Biedermeier; Silver, jewelry, including Matthew Boulton epergne, nutmeg grater, Cartier cigarette case, diamond solitaire rings, pearls, sapphires, citrines, jade; Large selection of art glass including Daum, Loetz, Tiffany, Steuben, Galle, Wedgwood; Fine collection of Meissen, Sevres and other continental porcelain; Over 65 oriental rugs including 35 carpets from an important private collection; A fine selection of Asian objects including celadon, coral ground ceramics, scholar objects, snuff bottles, lacquer furniture, swords, saris, prints; Maritime and aeronautical paintings, scrimshaw, steam-powered boat models, pond sailers, bomber and sea plane models; American paintings and prints, British and Continental Old Master paintings; Southern and American furniture, face jugs, rare Mark Catesby map and prints, Civil War and Reconstruction ephemera, maps and bird's eye views.