Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Jul 9, 2011 3:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles July 9th Auction
The Saturday auction opens with art nouveau decorative arts by Archibald Knox, Rebecca Cauman, Lalique, and silver overlay art glass, along with bronze sculptures by Edith Parsons, Franz Bergman, and an Edward Berge garden fountain entitled 'Duck Mother' and standing 41" tall. From the Estate of Theodore McGraw, Grosse Pointe Farms, antique English, German, and Chinese Export porcelains, Regency crystal, Royal Copenhagen dinner ware, Steuben glassware, a Carl Rungius drypoint, botanical prints, and mahogany furniture?over 100 lots. From various private collections: Sevres porcelain cabinet plates; a grand Von Schierholz porcelain covered urn; a 19th century French champleve and onyx annular clock; a Minton majolica game pie dish; Chinese Sang de Boeuf, Peachbloom and Eggshell porcelains, carved ivory, and Peking glass; sterling silver flatware and hollowware by Wallace, International, Redlich & Co.; fine jewelry; as well as a variety of oriental rugs from semi antique to modern.