Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Houston, TX, United States
DoneSun, Aug 15, 2004 3:00 PM GMT
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 antique and new paintings, watercolors, drawings, lithographs and other fine art, including works by British artist Edward Povey, American artists William Anzalone and F.E. Wright; and French artists Eugene Chaffanel, L. Domineque, Paul Chaigneau, Marc Chagall, Yolande Ardissone, Louis Pierre Spindler and Henry Lerolle. Specifically noteworthy is a remarkable selection of Lalique and Sabino art glass, as well as an excellent group of porcelains, including examples of Meissen, Sevres, Royal Vienna, Volkstedt, Royal Doulton, Dresden, Capo di Monte, and Asian porcelains, such as Chinese Export, Imari and more - Cameo glass, including Galle and Daum Nancy, American art glass, including plated Amberina, Wheeling Peachblow, Satin Glass, Burmese and others, together with a fine selection of Italian Murano glass. 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.