Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Beacon, NY, United States
DoneMon, Apr 2, 2012 11:00 PM GMT
Fantastic Antique & Estate Auction
Featuring an outstanding estate sale with furniture, fine art, oriental objects of art, porcelain plaques, bronzes, large amount of estate silver, mid Century modern & more. Notable is an important fresh to the market collection of 18th & 19th Century apothecary bottles, jars & vessels, and several early spice cabinets. Art includes a Hudson river oil "view from Hyde Park", an oil by Hermann David Solomon Corrodi depicting an Egyptian scene, an oil "Blue Girl" by Ryonosuke Fukui, a fine watercolor ""Stone Bridge Tavern, Canal Street & Broadway" (New York City), 1812, two abstract oils by Peter Busa and more. Several fine bronzes are included including a fine figural bronze from the Barbedienne bronze foundry by Henry Chapy and a bronze bust "Negre du Tombouctou" by Arthur Strasser, also included are several fine paintings on porcelain and several exceptional Italian micro-mosaic scenes. Furniture includes a fine inlaid Vargueno desk on it's original base, a 17th Century slant desk, several smaller 18th Century pieces such as chairs & stands and a Venetian Gondola chair Mid Century includes furniture by Eames & Bertoia, a bronze floorlamo by Philip Johnson and Richard Kelly for Edison Price New York, a Venini hanging fixture, and more. Advertising pieces include a cigarette cabinet with mirrored panels and several reverse painted cigarette a Whiskey sign & a rare whiskey dispenser. There are 4 guitars, signed by Les Paul, Pete Seeger, Vanilla Fudge & Chuck Berry the proceeds of the guitars and several other selected items will be donated to the Beacon Sloop Club. Silver a plenty with numerous lots of flatware, vanity sets, tea sets and assorted hollow ware. Oriental objects include a blue & white Ming bowl, a pair of early blue & white porcelain Chinese vases,early Thangka, a small carved wood Japanese figure and much more. Please check here and on our company site often as we update and add fresh items frequently.