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DoneMon, Jun 27, 2016 9:00 PM GMT

Fine Jewelry Native Beadwork MCM, Art & More

Featuring a two session multi estate auction of fresh to the market estate and consigned lots 5:00 pm. Monday June 27th. The sale consists primarily of the personal property of Jill Alden, television actor, model and publisher, court ordered to be sold unreserved to the highest bidder as well as several other combined estates. Session 1 begins at 5:00 PM in house and is also Liveauctioneer enabled. Mrs. Alden had many varied interests and the auction reflects the many aspects of her pursuit of beauty and her excellent taste results in some exceptional offerings Among them are 55 rather choice lots of jewelry,, many by makers Tiffany & Co., Van Cleef and Arpels and others. A world traveler, Mrs. Alden bought wherever she went. A trip to China resulted in several pieces of furniture, a few fine porcelains, 2 fine 19th century ladies collars, scrolls and other objects. A trip to Iran following her passion for textiles resulted in 8 fine scatter rugs. Native American contemporary beadwork captured her interest most of all. Many trips to Santa Fe later Alden published a book featuring premier examples of jewelry, cradle boards, clothing, rattles, kachina's, fans including many SWAIA category winners. In addition to the Alden material Session 1 includes a 30 lot collection Santos and other carving, several crèche figures, mint Royal Crown Derby Imari coffee and dinnerware service, Baccarat and other finery. James Mont and other mid century designers are represented and blend with a fine 18th century French chest and other French furniture and 2 interesting patent models in the first session. Session 2 will begin around 7:30 pm and will offer in house, absentee and phone bids only for the 300 lots, More information is available from our website or from sales manager Theo DeHaas 845 480 2381 or auctioneer Neil Vaughn 914 489 2399 Private jewelry previews can be arranged by contacting Erika Foy at 914-400-7297