Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Oct 17, 2010 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles October 17th Auction
From THE ESTATE OF ROBERT E. LEE, FORMERLY OF GROSSE POINTE, MI: fine arts by Samuel Howell, Clara Montalba, Richard Jerzy, Alfred Pollentine, Robert Wickenden, Denis Lawler Huddlestone and Charles Culver as well Baker furniture and more. The over 225 entries of fine arts continue with works by Douglas Arthur Teed, Edmund Henry Osthaus, Frederick Judd Waugh, Rafael Coronel, Eric Sloane, Ray Swanson, Lester F. Johnson, Joseph Stella, Peter Max, Robert Natkin, Oscar Lakeman, William Nichols, Jules Dubois, Francois Adolphe Grison, H. Lehnert, Alex Kontopoulos, Friedrich Konig, Alphonse Mucha, Pablo Picasso, Rembrandt Van Rijn, George Grosz, Antonin Larroux, Allan Capron Houser, Ansel Adams as well as a nice selection of hand painted KPM plaques. Other highlights include a C.F. Martin D-28, 1946 guitar, a natural sapphire, diamond and platinum bracelet (over 45 pieces of jewelry in the session), R. Lalique 'Ceylan' vase, a group of Society of Art Medalists bronze medals, Oriental rugs, decorative arts and much more.