Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
New Orleans, LA, United States
DoneSat, Jul 31, 2004 1:00 PM GMT
July 31st & August 1st Summer Estates Auction - Session 1
Neal Auction is pleased to offer our Summer Estates Auction On Our Premises 4038 Magazine Street & 3923 Carondelet Street FEATURING:Property from the Estate of Noted Nashville Hostess, Mrs. Rufus Fort,Jr., Property from the Collection of Oak Ridge Military Academy, Oak Ridge, North Carolina, Rugs and Textiles from the Personal Collection of Jacqueline Vance, Property from the Estate of Al Rose, Vieux Carre Historian,Property from the Old Spanish Customs House, Bayou St. John. There are many highlights including Fine American, English and Continental Furniture featuring an estate collection of period Continental furniture and decorative arts, provenance: the 18th c. Spanish Customs House, Bayou St. John; also a Wm. IV satinwood breakfront, a good English partner¹s table, a Geo. III architectural cabinet, Regency brass-inlaid secretary-desk, fine N.Y. labeled desk, good Am. Classical fitted armoire, Phila. pier table, good early Southern cherrywood sideboard, Federal inlaid mah. chest, 18th c. Louis XV poudreuse, good Restauration secretaire-abattant, Am. Federal dining table, etc. Decorative Arts include a Tiffany and Co. sterling tea service, an important pair of English sterling candelabra, a Gorham medallion jug, English silver from Matthew Boulton, Charles T. Fox, and other makers, a G. J. Carey early 19th c. globe, a selection of English pottery including Minton and Staffordshire, a good selection of Georgian writing boxes and tea caddies, several fore-edge painted books, Newcomb pottery, a group of antique and vintage jewelry, important rose medallion porcelain, good collection of rugs from local estates, fine pair of antique French candelabra, period bronzes, Meissen dinner service, high-style lighting, and more. An extensive selection of Southern regional art including Anna Heyward Taylor, Joseph Meeker, Will Hinds, Emil Eugen Holzhauer, Ernest J. Bellocq, Alfred Heber Hutty, Robert Rucker, Clementine Hunter, Jules Pascin, Will Ousley, Ann Cooper, Blanche Albert, S.J. Tujague, Morris Henry Hobbs, Grace Spongberg, Adolph Kronengold, Stanley Bielecky, Alberta Kinsey, Jacques Soulas, Ben Konis, Goldwin Earl, Alexander J. Drysdale, Xavier de Callatay, Stanley Rames, Elizabeth O¹Neill Verner, Ida Peyton, Nestor Fruge, Joseph Wooden ³Pops² Whitesell, John Lawrence, Sydney Byrd, Eugene Delcroix (attr.), Theodore Fonville Winans, Knute Heldner, Jacqueline Bishop, Lorraine Gardner, Joseph Wilhem Grady Byrd, Eugene E. Loving and Alice Standish Buell. American art by Edward Middleton Manigault, Frank Stella, John LaGatta, Thomas Barnes, Frederick Arthur Bridgman, T. Trautmann, Edgar Albert Whitney, Crawford Parker, Gerry Metz, Sandy R. Lerner, E.E. Cummings, Kathleen Trapolin, Henry Augustus Ferguson (attr.) Carrie A. Trowbridge, Walter Granville-Smith, Wesley Webber, John James Audubon (aft.), Karl Bodmer (aft.), Ira Moskowitz, Currier & Ives, Leon Rene Pescheret, Marguerite Kirmse, Daniel Smith, James A.M. Whistler (aft.) and Ernest Haskell. A good selection of European and British paintings, prints and sculpture by Hans Dahl, Ferdinand Leeke, Albertus Jurardus van Prooyen, Eugene Henri Cauchois, Alfred Arthur Brunel de Neuville, Isidorus Maria Cornelius van Mens, Maryse Ducaire-Roque, Norbert Goeneutte, Eugene Ciceri, Johann George Meyer von Bremen, Carlo Corsi, G. Pinotti, Otto Schubert, Johannes Albertus Hestermann, Jr., Menno S. J. Van Meeteren Brouwer, A. H. Green, Cecil Charles Ernest Jones, Penry Williams, George Law Beetholme, Sir George Clausen, Frank F. Brichta, Basilius Besler, John Prideaux Selby, Henry Thomas Alken, Sr. (aft.), William Hogarth (aft.), Rembrandt van Rijn (aft.), Sir Anthony van Dyck (aft.), Louis Leopold Boilly, Umberto Brunelleschi, Georges Gardet, Albert E. Carrier-Belleuse (aft.), Aristide de Ranieri and Auguste Biaggi.