Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSun, Dec 11, 2005 4:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles December 9, 10, 11 Auction
This month features a large selection of paintings by important artists such as Abraham Hulk, Thomas Huson, Marion Powers, Louis Bosworth Hurt, Peter Graham, Alfred Brunei de Neuville, Otto Aldrich Farsky, William Henry Howe, Anton Mauve, John Carleton Wiggins, School of Jusepe De Ribera, Walter Emerson Baum, after Peter Paul Rubens, Henry Howard, Antoine Vollon, Richard Ansdell, Francois Lafon, Daniel Sherrin, E. Loyal Field, Edward Parker Hayden, William Aiken Walker, McClelland Barclay, Charles Culver, Ori Reisman, Edward Cortes, Charles Clement Denet, Camilla Edie Von Malheim Friedlander with a large modern and contemporary art grouping headed by Joan Miro, Marshall Fredericks, Gail Fitzgerald, Mary Gallagher, John Egner, Nancy Mitchnick. Furniture offerings include a well carved Brazilian rosewood desk, mahogany Hepplewhite style dining suite, Colonial Mfg Co grandfather clock, Aeolian Duo-Art grand piano by George Steck & Co., Baker Furniture mahogany banquet size dining set, Venetian mirrors, Japanned lacquer bookcase-, bureau, marble top console tables and marble top commodes. Nautical artifacts, carved marble & bronze sculptures, over 50 lots of Lalique crystal, rare Steuben stemware circa 1910, Steuben modern sculptures and tableware, sterling International “Royal Danish” flatware [74 pcs], sterling Towle “Old Master” flatware [86 pcs], Reed and Barton Sheffield epergne, a Hester Bateman basket, John Carter II salver, vinaigrettes and a George IV caster, as well as LLadro, Belleek, Herend, Doulton, Japanese Imari, a Venetian chandelier and much more, a 19th c. Waterford chandelier; a 1964 Bentley sedan, a Tiffany & Co. sterling art nouveau dresser set, P& F Hamilton c. 1810 tall case clock, a rare E. Howard & Co. c. 1889 regulator wall clock, c. 1850 Adams style slant front desk as well as an extensive collection of fine jewelry featuring a 4.08 ct. diamond ring.