DoneSat, Dec 01, 2012 4:00 PM EST
Palmetto, FL, USA
Important Chinese Export & Americana Auction
Manatee Galleries Inc. will offer this fine collection from the Tothe Estate, including important Chinese Export and Americana, dating back to the late 1600's. Some of the highlights of the sale include a Chinese Export Biblical plate, along with more than twenty important armorials. Two China Trade paintings,one of the Hongs and the other of the Whampoa Anchorage on the pearl River will be offered. In addition, there are many Chinese Taste pieces such as Jade, Ivory and Coral. In the Americana collection there are two William Savery Philadelphia chairs along with a blue decorated Stoneware Jug of W.H. Farrar & Co.,a Punched Tin Tulip Coffeepot, a seven drawer tiger maple tall chest, two weathervanes and various Samplers. The English collection includes an important set of Derby (DEUSBURY & KEAN)Botanical plates circa 1800. There is also a beautiful Bateman Silver tea set.