Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneFri, Nov 11, 2011 11:30 PM GMT
DuMouchelles November11th Auction
Friday evening's sale offers a variety of artwork including bronze and marble sculptures by Marshall Fredericks, Antonio Grediaga Kieff, and Leon Saulter; a Tadashi Nakayama woodcut, Augustus Spencer oil painting, and Frank R. Crevier inks and watercolors. Also, a Van Cleef & Arpels 18kt yellow gold case; an array of Chinese ivory carvings and hand-decorated ceramics; Baccarat crystal champagne bucket and Waterford stemware; Louis Vuitton luggage; contemporary and antique furnishings, such as a Thayer Coggin chair and an elaborately carved walnut bishop?s chair; leaded glass windows; and "The Story of Ferdinand", a first edition book by Munro Leaf and signed by the illustrator, Robert Lawson. Of special interest, a 19th century U.S. military jacket and tails and an assortment of firearms, swords and daggers; as well as autographed sports memorabilia and a "Tommy Bridges" pinball game, circa 1935.