Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Richmond, VA, United States
DoneWed, Sep 29, 2010 7:00 PM GMT
Day 1 - Motley's 43rd Anniversary Auction
This important auction will feature approximate 1,000 lots in a two day event. A large portion of the auction will feature the exquisite collection of modern art, ethnographic objects, and European antiques from the estate of former executive, Mr. Howard S. Brod and his wife Duchess Suzanne LaFrance. International travelers, the couple enjoyed a culturally rich life among the social and artistic elite & building a diverse collection. Also included in this auction will be items from the estates of Evelyn McDuffie, Catherine Gilman, Ruth Eure, Willie A. Wells, Wesley Williams, Paul Hensley and others. This auction will also feature the lifetime collection of Dr. Benjamin R. Allen, Jr. who decided to downsize his incredible collection of fine furniture, silver, clocks, Oriental rugs and more.