Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Apr 22, 2012 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles April 22nd Auction
An extensive fine arts group featuring items from the collection of Dr. Douglas & Sylvia Chandler, and another estate, both of Bloomfield Hills, MI including works by: Harold Stevenson, Marvin Cherney, Richard Jerzy, Marc Chagall, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Victor Brauner, Georges Braque, Max Ernst, Sarkis Sarkisian, Alfred Edouard A. Lepere and others. The over 200 selections of fine art continue with works by: Robert Hopkin, Alson Skinner Clark, Hughie Lee-Smith, Aldro Thompson Hibbard, Henri Schouten, Jean Hugo, Ludwig Muninger, Alexis Vollon, Fritz Zuber-Buhler, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, Andre Gisson, Douglas Arthur Teed as well as Alberto Vargas prints, a fine school of Vigee Le Brun oil portrait, an 18th c. large oil of Hebe and Jupiter, a school of Romney 18th c. oil portrait, an after Lorenzo Bartolini marble sculpture, KPM plaque and Japanese woodblock prints. The sterling silver selections feature a Mexican tea and coffee set with tray, a Tiffany & Co. after dinner coffee set and an Oneida heirloom "Stanton Hall" flatware set. The session continues with over 50 offerings of fine jewelry highlighted by an 11.75 ct. emerald ring with GIA report, a 1.49 ct. fancy light yellow diamond ring and much more. Japanese and Chinese decorative arts in porcelain, bronze, ivory, gilt wood and stone, a Queen Anne style highboy, c. 1770, French style antique to modern furniture, Henredon desk, Royal Copenhagen porcelain dinner set, a French crystal enameled silver covered jar and a Viennese 14kt gold cigarette case round out the Sunday features.