Grosse Pointe Farms, MI, United States
DoneThu, Feb 16, 2012 11:00 PM UTC
Important Modern and Decorative Art
Auction Highlights: Furniture: John Vesey black leather Chesterfield sofa and trompe l'oeil chairs, Hans Wegner "The Round" chairs, Dunbar Edward Wormley designed "Long John" walnut bench and "Constellation" table, Mario Bellini furniture, Robert Sonneman lamps, Knoll chrome and glass tables, Dutch Rococo pine Bombe chests, Widdicomb George Nakashima designed "Sundra" table, and more. Decorative Art: Collection of Chinese export porcelain including a rare eighteenth century armorial plate, Harry Bertoia vase, Tiffany Studios "Nautilus" lamp, Steuben glass set, rare books, porcelain including Meissen, Herend, and Royal Copenhagen "Flora Donica" plate, crystal including Baccarat, girondles, and Maria Theresa style chandelier, Staffordshire pottery, sterling silver including Georg Jensen, Wedgwood black basalt pottery, and more. Fine Art: Works by Alvin Loving, Jim Dine, Sam Francis, Roy Frost Fleming, Nadine Levine, Michele Oka Doner, Steven Sloman, and Helen Covenski, sculpture by Victor Vasarely, Curtis Jeré, and Henry Whiting, Jr., notable large-scale mid-century patinated metal sculpture, and more.