Charleston Estate Auctions selling Southern treasures March 29

Anne Worsham Richardson (1919-2012) watercolor, ‘October Flight,’ 1952, image 19in x 27in, framed 32in x 40in. Estimate $7,000-$8,000. Charleston Estate Auctions

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. – Charleston Estate Auctions’ March 29 auction event has a great assortment of items from fine Southern estates, including items from the Gippy Plantation in South Carolina, and several prominent Charleston families, including the Estate of Sen. Ernest Hollings. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

There is a large group of fine art from a New York dealer’s estate. Fine art highlights include an original Mary Whyte large watercolor, an original Anne Worsham Richardson watercolor (above), and an Elizabeth O’Neill Verner rare etching titled Going to the Battery.

Russian School oil on canvas portrait of a Russian king with imperial crown and holding the imperial orb and scepter, late 18th/early 19th century, in an antique giltwood period frame, 26in x 34in. Estimate: $2,000-$3,000. Charleston Estate Auctions

An unusual find is a large Italian micro mosaic rendering of Casco d’Oro, the man in a golden helmet, after Rembrandt van Rijn from the Studio del Mosaico, St. Pietro in Vaticano.

Italian micro mosaic rendering of ‘Casco d’Oro,’ after Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669), framed 33½in x 26in. Estimate: $8,000-$9,000. Charleston Estate Auctions

Murano glass, Steuben, Waterford, American brilliant cut glass, fine porcelain, coins, baseball cards, furniture and rugs are also offered.

Robert Wyland (American, b. 1956), bronze dolphin family and coral reef coffee table with beveled glass top, 43in x 33in x 18½in with top. Estimate $7,000-$9,000. Charleston Estate Auctions

The auction will begin Sunday, March 29, at 1 p.m. Eastern.