DoneTue, Jun 03, 2014 11:00 AM EDT
Cedar Falls, IA, USA
Important Russian, Asian & European Fine Art
Featuring the Lifetime Collections of Ms. Joan McBride, St. Paul, MN; Mr. Antonio Roig Ferre, Humacao, Puerto Rico; and the Estate of the late Dr. Edward Gerber(1928-2013), Reno, NV. Plus over 200 lots of fine Asian antiques and decorative arts featuring the Joan McBride lifetime collection selling with no reserves; including Chinese and Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze deities, Chinese Qing Dynasty carved jade, over 50 19th century Chinese & Japanese carved ivories, Japanese gilt Zushi, Chinese court robes, bronze censers & large Chinese export carved furnishings. Also over 200 Old Master, European & American paintings, and over 50 bronzes by American & European artists, plus an excellent offering of European & American art glass including Galle, Daum, LeVerre Francais, Lobmeyr, Lalique, Loetz, Tiffany and Steuben; plus a Pairpoint Puffy Apple Blossom lamp. Also a very fine collection of European ceramics with works by Stellmacher, Paul Dachsel, Charles Catteau, Wiener Werkstatte, Royal Bonn, Sevres & Meissen; plus an exceptional offering of high quality jewelry including Cartier, Tiffany, Van Cleef & Arpels; Over 200 Imperial Russian period works including Faberge, silver and enamel, porcelains, icons, militaria, bronzes paintings and more. Over 100 lots of quality decorative arts including gilt bronze lighting & clocks, Oriental rugs, a large black forest carved figural clock, a Lyon & Healy concert harp, and much more.