DoneSat, Aug 14, 2004 10:00 AM EDT
Houston, TX, USA
Multi-Owner Estate 2-day Auction
This catalogued sale will include furniture represented by virtually every major style and country, including the Louis XV, XVI, Regence’, Louis Philippe, Empire and Provincial styles of France; Chippendale, Queen Anne, Sheraton, William IV, Victorian and Edwardian styles of England; a nice selection of Renaissance Revival oak and 19th century American furniture is also featured. This comprehensive sale will showcase an excellent array of American and European antique and 20th century paintings, watercolors, drawings, lithographs and other fine art, including works by E. Simonetti, J.M. Whistler, Julian Onderdonk, Peter Hurd, William Hughes, C.P. Ream, F.Andreotti, W.E. Kant, Wm. Widgery, Leroy Neirman and others. An extensive group of porcelain will also be highlighted, including examples of Meissen, Sevres, Royal Vienna, Royal Doulton, Royal Bayreuth-Rose Tapestry, Imari and more, together with a selection of American brilliant period cut glass. Also included is a large collection of 18th and 19th century American and European pewter, including a number of highly collectible works by the Kayserzinn firm. Additionally featured are bronzes, marble sculpture, sets of china, crystal, sterling silver and silverplate, mirrors, chandeliers and sconces. Finally, a wonderful selection of estate and new Oriental rugs and tapestries will also be included.