DoneApr 04, 2004 9:20 AM EDT
New Orleans, LA, United States
Spring Estates Auction - Session One
Neal Auction Company
Neal Auction Company is proud to annouce our Spring Estates Auction. To be held on our premises at 4038 Magazine Street & 3923 Carondelet Street. This auction features many rare and important lots from several estates and noted collectors such as:The Period contents of an Important Greek Revival Townhouse, West 11th Street, New York City, Select Property from the Collection of Emily Cyr Bridges (1912-2003),Albania Plantation, Bayou Teche, Historic Property Sold for the Benefit of the Ursuline Convent, New Orleans,Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Q. Davis, New Orleans,Property from the Succession of Newcomb Art Student,Dorothy Lucille Mascaro. Several highlights of this auction are fine period American, English and Continental furniture incl. inlaid Southern sugar chest, a yellow pine huntboard, rare associated pair of Vict. sideboards (Prov. Albania Plantation), monumental Am. carved walnut hallstand, several good pier tables, Seymour inlaid games table, labeled (McCracken) New Orleans dining table, Fine N.Y. mahogany bookcase, laminated rosewood sofa attrib. to Meeks; fine Regency pedestal sideboard, rare 18th c. sedan chair, a Geo. III breakfront, 18th c. French desk signed Roussell, fine Wm. IV davenport desk, rosewood portfolio stand, good pair Dutch marquetry beds, Boston walnut case regulator clock, Am. classical carved mah. sofa, Isaac Platt gilded mirror, Am. Federal eglomise mirror, six good Regency carved mah. chairs, bronze-mtd. French Empire secretaire abattant, C. Lee tester bed, and much more. Decorative Arts include broad selection of Newcomb pottery, Newcomb linen lamp mat, Continental porcelain incl. Paris tea set, set of 12 Sevres cabinet plates, two monumental Gallé vases plus Daum, R. Lalique, LeGras, Val St. Lambert, Steuben, pr. of Caldwell gilt bronze sconces, pr. Barbedienne candelabra, important pair of monumental French candelabra, early English bracket clock, cast iron lawn jockey, c. 1947 Van Ryper shipbuilder¹s model of the ³Loide Brasil,² rare collection of books on American furniture. Estate Silver incl. rare 5 pc. Tiffany, Young & Ellis tea/coffee service, 14 kt. julep cup, Rasch coin salver, pr. T. Starr tazzas, Cartier salver, William Spratling, Georgian silver by Hester Bateman, Henry Greenway, Joseph Angell, and more. Collection of Estate Bronzes and Sculpture incl. Harry Andrew Jackson, Thomas Holland, Emmanuel Fremiet, Angiolo Vanetti, and Antoine Louis Barye (aft.). An extensive selection of Southern regional art including William Buck, Paul Sawyier, Alfred Heber Hutty, John McCrady, Clark Hulings, G.P.A. Healy, J.J. Audubon, Theora Hamblett, Paul Ninas, Clarence Millet, Simon Gunning, Knute Heldner, Emil Holzhauer, Laurence Edwardson, Ida Kohlmeyer, Noel Rockmore, Edgar A. Whitney, Amos Lee Armstrong, Adrian Deckbar, Theodore S. Moise (attr.), Francois Bernard, G.L. Viavant, Marie Bres McLellan, Lyle Dawson Eichsteadt, Marie Sarpy, Mary Francis Baker, Rosalie Roos Weiner, A.J. Drysdale, C. Bennette Moore, Clarence John Laughlin, John Lawrence, Debbie Fleming Caffery, Pops Whitesell, Jane Burdine, Sydney Byrd, Hirst Milhollen, Lucius Lacour, Shelly Grote, Philip Sage, Chief Willey, Harold Quistgaard, Rolland Golden, Patti Bannister, James Steg, Alyne Harris, Bess Reeves, Nestor Fruge, Ann Hornback Williams, Georges Febres, Charles Blank and Theodore Fraenkel. American paintings by William Forsyth, William Sonntag, Edmund Darch Lewis, Harrison Fisher, William S. Robinson, Charles Henry Demuth, John Lagatta, George F. Besnell (attr.) Alexander Robinson, Charles Craig, Gerry Metz, Frita Mullen, Robert Weir, George Shropshire, Thomas B. Craig, Jorge Campos, Crawford Parker and Frederick Stoddard. Prints by Mary Cassatt, J. J.Audubon, Basilius Besler, & J. Gould. English paintings by James Webb, William Anslow (Thornberry) Thornley, Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (attr.), George Karl Koch, William Hughes, Benjamin Williams Leader, William Shayer, Sr., Charles James Lewis, Sir John Watson Gordon (attr.), Charles West Cope, Jr., Edmund Joseph Sullivan, Edmund John Niemann, Arthur Hill, Sydney Hodges, Walter C. Hutton, Clara Montalba and Charles Meere. Continental paintings by Jean Carolus, Alexandre Victor Fontaine, Jean Capeinick, Joseph Haier, Roger Godchaux, Alfred Godchaux, Gustave Maincent, Alfred Arthur Brunel de Neuville, Adolphe Yvon, Jules René Hervé, Clement Gontier, Kirk Peter van Lokhorst, Pierre Michel Lebouteux (attr.), Felix Ziem (man.), Jacob Taanman, and Auguste de Pinelli.