Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Detroit, MI, United States
DoneSat, Jul 8, 2006 2:00 PM GMT
DuMouchelles July 7, 8 & 9 Auction
THE ESTATE OF DALE SILLIX, DEARBORN, featuring 19th century Japanese Satsuma, Chinese & Japanese carved ivory netsuke and figures, teakwood and rosewood furnishings. And from various private collectors, Steuben glass figures, including ‘Trout’ and ‘Regal Lion’; Wedgwood “Embossed Queen’s Ware” dinner service for twelve; Towle “Louis XIV” sterling flatware service; a variety of oriental rugs; works of art by Richard Jerzy, Alice Stanley Acheson, Richard Jacobs, and others. And of special interest, a Lego life-size figure of a genie made at the Lego factory; a Gendron Co. Packard pedal car and a Buck Rogers “Rocket Police Patrol” wind-up toy with box. THE ESTATE OF PHOEBE OTTER MATTHEWS, BIRMINGHAM, featuring antique French bronze candelabra, electroliers and furnishings, Sevres porcelain, a Japy Freres mantel clock, an American Empire secretary bookcase, Victorian pier mirror, 19th century oil paintings, Towle sterling silver flatware services, Lalique crystal, Steuben table ware, and a collection of early 20th century children’s books. Also, Lenox porcelain dinner services, and a large selection of sterling silver flatware and hollowware from a Livonia collector; a circa 1830 English tall case clock, Baker secretary/bookcase, a double-pedestal dining table & set of Chippendale style chairs, and additional furnishings removed from East Valley Road, Bloomfield Hills. And from various private collectors, bronze sculptures by Eutrope Bouret and Henri Allouard; a 19th century oil painting by A. Belli; Victorian parlor furniture; a pair of French bronze allegorical figures, 19th century; Waterford crystal stemware; German bisque dolls, circa 1900, including Armand Marseille and Simon & Halbig; oriental rugs from semi antique to modern. THE ESTATE OF JOSEPHINE FORD, GROSSE POINTE FARMS, MI featuring: garden sculptures, including bronzes by Morris Brose and Bernard J. Rosenthal as well as selective decorative accessories. Fine art by Maurice Fromkes, Charles W. Oswald and Marshall Fredericks from THE ESTATE OF PHOEBE OTTER MATTHEWS, BIRMINGHAM, MI. Fine art by Rob Gwynn, Peter Victory and Edna Hibel as well as Eskimo carvings from THE DR. ROBERT SCHIRMER TRUST, SOUTHFIELD, MI. Additional fine arts include works by: Seymour Joseph Guy, Lawrence Baker, Charles Clair, T.F. Wainwright, Mathias Alten, T. Chetverikov, Romare Bearden, Louis Marie Moris, as well as a KPM plaque signed by A. Kohler. Other offerings to be auctioned are highlighted by a Renaissance Revival bedroom set, Herend china, a Vincenti Cie figural mantel clock, a Savonnerie 21’ 2” long carpet, a south sea cultured pearl necklace along with other fine jewelry and a Chinese dore bronze antique ox sculpture.