Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Mar 11, 2006 3:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles March 10, 11 & 12 Auction
THE ESTATE OF MARY H. O'LEARY, GROSSE POINTE SHORES, MI featuring: a 19th c. Georgian style marble fireplace surround, Steinway grand piano, oil paintings by Alfred Montague and C. Gessnitzer, French 19th c. bronze and porcelain garniture and French rock crystal, crystal and bronze chandeliers. ESTATE OF NANCY FAELTEN of Novi, Mi. including Victorian furniture, art glass by Tiffany and Steuben, silver including Civil War era pieces as well as more modern such as a Gorham “Chantilly” pattern flatware set circa 1930. INCUNABULA or examples of early printing as well as a first edition of Uncle Tom’s Cabin published in 1853 and other books from the ESTATE OF FRANK SLADEN, Grosse Pointe Farms. MICRO MOSAIC and marble table. Mahogany dining set designed by Davis Hobson for Henredon. BENTLEY SPEED 6 PEDAL CAR. Carved rocking horse signed by the artist Robert Barnett for Ralph Loren. From Perrysburg, Ohio: an exceptional antique bedroom set Mermod Freres music box circa 1890 a Damascus mother of pearl inlay console-card table a finely woven silk carpet in the tree of life motif sterling overlay crystal circa 1910-1930 from Dr Charles Vortriede of Indian Village Louis XV style vitrine. Paintings by Josef Thoma, Thomas Hill, Charles P. Gruppe, Emile A. Gruppe, George Gardner Symons, J. Francis Murphy, George W. Nicholson, Paul Jenkins, Herman Herzog, McClelland Barclay, Edgar Samuel Paxson, George Inness, Albert Bierstadt, J. Locker, Pal Fried, Gaetano Bellei and Donna Howell Sickles as well as a C. 1850 American primitive oil of Cuyahoga Falls, OH, a Bolae’ Co. glass panel, an Isidore J. Bonheur bronze sculpture, a P. Lafountain alabaster bust. an over 20’ long Tabriz silk custom-made carpet from the Shah of Iran’s palace. 3.50 ct. and 2.50 ct. diamond rings, c. 24.0 ct. fancy yellow and diamond lady’s ring and a M. Buccellati bracelet and earrings, Chickering art case concert grand piano.