Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Nov 12, 2011 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles November 12th Auction
The Saturday auction opens with lovely decorative arts from the late 19th and early 20th centuries including a Gorham mixed metal and sterling pitcher, a set of cocktail glasses hand-wrought by The Kalo Shop, a stunning Handel lamp with hand-painted hydrangea motif, and a Galle cameo glass vase. Artwork by Paul Pascal, Carl Rungius, Arthur Wilde, and a charming portrait attributed to George Henry Harlow, as well as bronze sculptures by Edith Parsons, Adrien Gaudez, Marilyn Newmark, Glen Michaels, and Sherry Sander. Additionally, from a Grosse Pointe estate, Tiffany Studios desk accessories, paintings and furnishings; and from private collections: large Chinese carved ivory figures and white jade medallions; Meissen porcelain figure groups; a Franz A. Bischoff hand-painted punch bowl; sterling silver hollowware by Gorham, Whiting, Towle, Tiffany & Co., and others; Baccarat, Daum and Lalique crystal; over 90 lots of fine jewelry; and a variety of oriental rugs from semi antique to modern.