Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, May 15, 2010 3:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles May 15th Auction
The Saturday auction features decorative arts from the collection of Helen W. Korman of Toledo, Ohio and San Diego, California, including works by Dale Chihuly, Shimaoka Tatsuzo, Dominick Labino, and L. C. Tiffany, as well as a lovely Kerman carpet measuring an impressive 18' x 12'. And from the Estate of David Steinman of Bloomfield Hills, a collection of Chinese, Japanese and Korean ceramics, carved ivory and cloisonne'-over 100 lots. From various private collections, a charming bronze sculpture by Marshall M. Fredericks entitled "The Boy and Bear"; Tiffany Studios Abalone desk accessories; a Handel scenic boudoir lamp; a Weller Dickensware vase by M. Gibson; sterling flatware by Wallace, Gorham, Towle and Georg Jensen; Baccarat and Lalique crystal stemware and table ware; Steuben glass sculptures "Arctic Fisherman" and "Mobius Prism"; 19th century American needlework samplers; a vintage Louis Vuitton steamer trunk; as well as an array of fine jewelry, and oriental rugs and carpets from antique to modern.