Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Aug 14, 2011 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles August 14th Auction
Select items from The Estate of David J. McElroy: French 19th c. furniture including Empire period pieces; Georges Rouault, Kathe Kollwitz and Toulouse-Lautrec graphics; porcelain dinnerware; Chinese export porcelain; oil paintings by Mary Ray Gehr, John Hultberg and others. An outstanding selection of fine arts including works by: G. Moreau, Luigi Maria Galea, Samuel S. Carr, Frank A. Brown, Montague Dawson, Shu Tanaka, Ludwig Munninger, George Albert Frost, Gustavo Mancinelli, Camillo Adriani, Maria Szantho and Louis Icart as well as Walt Disney and ?Peanuts? cels ? well over 200 lots. Also featured: a pair of carved oak figural pilasters, an 8? high Georgian style breakfront/secretary, a nice selection of Chinese porcelain, Maria Theresa 25 light chandelier, Steuben acid cut green jade glass boudoir lamp, over 25 Oriental rugs in throw and carpet sizes as well as a wide selection of fine jewelry including a 28.70 ct. sapphire and diamond necklace, Rolex 18kt gold wristwatch, 1.72 ct. platinum and diamond wedding set and a 5.08 ct. blue pear shape diamond pendant.