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New Orleans, LA, United States
DoneSun, Mar 5, 2006 4:00 PM GMT

Winter Estates Auction March 4 & 5: SESSION 2

Winter Estates Auction: March 4 & 5, 2006: On Our Premises - 4038 Magazine Street & 3923 Carondelet Street, New Orleans, Louisiana. FEATURING: * Period Furniture, Paintings and Silver from the Lifetime Collection of John Kourian, Retired Commodore of the Fleet for Delta Steamship Line, New Orleans * Property Descended in the Bouligny-Baldwin Family, New Orleans * Property Sold By the Order of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Louisiana * A St. Landry Parish Plantation Collection * Property Descended in the Family of New Orleans Antiquarian J.M. Kinabrew * Contemporary Art and Furnishings from the Collection of a Prominent New Orleans Physician * Antiques from the Estate of Margaret Perkowski. HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: American, English and Continental furniture incl. a signed Georgian bookcase, London, T.Willson, fine Louis XV buffet à deux corps, late 18th c., Napoleon III center table, fine Philadelphia mah. center table, attrib. Quervelle, important Regency side table, period Geo. III chest-on-chest, English satinwood bureau, Antique Geo. III style breakfront bookcase, satinwood painted settee, good Geo. III tambour desk, small antique Georgian Chinoiserie commode, rare pair of Baltimore bookcases, in the manner of Renwick, interesting group of maple faux bamboo furniture incl. a New York bed, a dresser, a faux bamboo armchair, good Am. dressing chest, prob. John Needles, very high-style Meeks rosewood parlour suite, rare English trolley, by Gillows and Co, good 18th c. Louis XVI commode, a Portuguese walnut and parcel gilt fauteuil a la reine, Biedermeier semainier, several antique carved and gilded mirrors, a superb Regency mirror, early 19th c., and an Am. Classical carved and gilded bullseye mirror, much more. Decorative Arts incl. period lighting, chandeliers, fine porcelain, bronzes, objets de vertu, antique clocks, fine estate jewelry; fine pair of Paris Porcelain corbeilles, by Dagoty, an early Continental verdure tapestry, pair of Geo. III style cutlery boxes, a collection of tea caddies, pair of early 19th c. monumental argand lamps, very fine Italian bronze torchere, a rare lithophane, pair of American limestone recumbent lions, a Geo. III painted figure of Ceres, good French bronze gasolier, monumental Baccarat chandelier, English inlaid mah. tubular clock, very fine Chinese coromandel screen, fine pair of Napoleon III carcel lamps, fine bronze figure by Buhot, good KPM plaque, etc. Also incl. the Bouligny-Baldwin Audubon Birds of America, Newcomb pottery, rare early Louisiana cypress gate, collection of leather bindings, an Am. tea and coffee service, Tucker, Phila., a collection of maps and documents. Exceptional silver and glass including a pair of Regency sterling entrée dishes by Benjamin Smith; a collection of silver overlay including Gorham, Alvin, Frankfield, Lenox, Rookwood, Webster; an extensive Tiffin "Palais Versailles" stemware and dessert service; a pair of Baccarat candelabra; a fine pair of Sheffield wine coolers; a rare Polish Samovar (c. 1870); a Victorian silverplate supper service; a large Kirk "Repousse" flatware service; an extensive Gorham "Plymouth" tea service; a tea urn by Bailey and Kitchen; other sterling by Reed and Barton, Black, Starr and Frost, Bailey, Banks and Biddle, Tiffany, period hurricane shades, and much more. An Extensive Collection of Southern regional art including Ellis Wilson, Ellsworth Woodward, Ida Kohlmeyer, G.L. Viavant, Clarence Millet, Joe Jones, Julian Onderdonk, Robert Wood, Helen Marie Turner, Mildred Nungester Wolfe, A.J. Drysdale, Charles Reinike, Will Hinds, Knute Heldner, Noel Rockmore, A. Hays Town, Alberta Kinsey, Helen Trivigno, Emil Holzhauer, Morris Henry Hobbs, Philip Anthony Sage, A. H. Hutty, Glenn Madison Brown, Eugene Delcroix, C. B. Moore, "Pops" Whitesell, Dorothy MacIntyre, and many more. American Art by George Peter Alexander Healy, Thomas Sully, Gordon Hope Grant, Emile Gruppe, Louise Nevelson, Marcus Healy, Arthur Radclyffe Dugmore, Isador Wetchler, George Drew, Hildegard Rath, Hugo Anton Fisher, Lester Stevens, Thomas Hart Benton, Luigi Lucioni, Frederico Castellon, Margaret Bourke-White, Roger Lersy, F.H. Mauritz, William Mc Lean, A. L. Wilson
English and Continental Paintings and Sculpture by Lucie Malfilatre, Constance Mary Rowe, Emil Pap, Louis Charles Hippolyte Buhot, Louise Henriette Ranvier-Chartier, Julis Seyler, Johana Van Eegham, De Brea, La Mieri, J. Lefort, Adriaan Marinus Geyp, Helmuth Bachrach-Baree, David Adolf Constant Artz, Victor Ravet, Jan Bleijs, Paul Giround, Andre Picot, Louis Henri Foreau, John Mackie Falconer, J. Benk.