Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Feb 11, 2006 3:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles February 10, 11 & 12 Auction
Oriental carpets in a range of sizes from large room to small mats, a selection of over 40 pieces. JEWELRY, over 50 lots. Silver including a pair of George III sauce boats, sterling tea service in Royal Danish pattern by International as well as sterling trays and serving pieces. Paintings including a portrait of horse “Queen of the Isles by Alfred Partridge. LIONEL TRAIN COLLECTION. Memorabilia includes juke boxes, vending machines, vintage signs etc. Over 500 lots. Traditional style furniture including Baker Furniture Co breakfront, Hickory Chair Co dining table and 8 chairs, oak Welch dresser, Queen Anne style sideboard, Renee McIntosh style chairs, Chippendale style leather upholstered settees. Silver and china as well as decorative accessories and an Oushak oriental carpet from the Estate of Donald Williams, Old Brook Lane, Grosse Pointe Farms. Antique porcelain, fine silver, paintings and furnishings from the Estate of Robert Burkhalter, Yorkshire Rd Grosse Pointe Park. Sale continues with jewelry, oriental carpets. A large group of fine arts from the 17th c. to contemporary including: paintings by Fernand Herbo, A.M. Gorter, Howard Pyle, attributed to Egbert Van Heemskerck the Elder, Jules Dupre, Michel Simonidy, Sir Frank Brangwyn, Teng Beng-Chew and Gabrielle Carelli; graphics by Joan Miro, Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso. A special feature of museum quality French late 18th c. to early 19th c. bronze clocks by Jean-Andre Reiche, Jean Simon Deuerbenie, Robert Osmond and an annular clock by Claude Galle. The session continues with: Austrian, French and Italian enamel and continental silver boxes; c. 1800-1900 furniture including a Dutch bombe chest, Early American corner cupboard, Edwards and Roberts English cassone, French Empire style bedroom set, Country French dresser and more; antique French Aubusson rugs and semi-antique Oriental rugs.