Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Mar 12, 2011 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles March 12th Auction
A nice selection of over 200 offerings of oils, watercolors and gouaches, drawings, bronzes and graphics include works by: Oliver Dennett Grover, Rudolf Ernst, Arthur Wardle, William Elling Gollings, Joseph Scheuerle, Harvey Otis Young, Myron Barlow, Charles Olivier De Penne, Leonard Tsuguharu Foujita, Paul Suttman, M. Luis Muntane, Hayley Lever and many more. Of special interest is a wide selection of Chinese porcelains, ivories and jades, Egyptian mother-of-pearl 3 panel divider screen, a Japanese six panel screen and a group of 11 antique architectural carved oak corbels. The furniture highlights include an inlaid dining table and chairs, a carved walnut and marble credenza, an American executive desk, a Louis XVI style marquetry bed and armoire, American Renaissance Revival five piece bedroom suite as well as another American two piece bedroom suite from the early 20th c. The extensive list of jewelry (over 90 lots) features a 2.10 ct. marquis diamond ring, a 21.00 ct. Zambian emerald & 6.65 ct. diamond bracelet, 17.07 ct. heart shape tanzanite & 2.50 ct. diamond ring and a 201.50 ct. flawless blue topaz unmounted stone. Oriental rugs and carpets to choose from include Sarouk, silk Hereke, Tabriz, Mahal, Kashan, Turkoman and more.