Contemporary bovine bronze, furniture highlight Capo auction Jan. 28

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Rectangular glass-top table, supported on two parcel gilt blackamoor figures. Estimate: $3,000-$3,500. Capo Auction image


NEW YORK – A large selection of antique and modern furniture, along with bronze sculptures, fine art, jewelry and decorative items, highlight the first auction of the New Year at Capo Auction Fine Art and Antiques in New York City on Saturday, Jan. 28. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

Among the items taking the spotlight are two Arturo Di Modica contemporary bronze pieces, a Baccarat Neoclassical-style crystal chandelier and a Van Cleef & Arpels platinum and 18K yellow gold diamond pin.

These items and much more will be available at Capo Auction’s first auction of the year starting at 11 a.m. Eastern Time.

Already getting attention is the Arturo Di Modica (Italian, b. 1941) Head of the Charging Bull, New York. Signed and dated 1989, this imposing bronze work measures 5 by 4 by 2.8 feet. It has an estimated value of $12,000-$18,000.


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Arturo Di Modica (Italian, b. 1941), ‘Head of the Charging Bull,’ bronze, 1989. Estimate: $12,000-$18,000. Capo Auction image


An Arturo Di Modica (Italian, b. 1941) Cavallo (Horse) bronze, 1981-1986, approximate size 6 by 6 by 4 feet, has a $15,000-$25,000 estimate.

Also featured is a Baccarat crystal chandelier in the Neoclassical style having 18 scrolled arms, hung with prisms and accented with bead ropes (est. $15,000-$20,000).

Offered in jewelry and silver is an unusual Van Cleef & Arpels diamond pin (below), which is platinum and 18K yellow gold pin set with marquise and baguette diamonds (est. $ $12,000-$15,000).


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Van Cleef & Arpels diamond pin, platinum and 18k yellow gold pin set with marquise and baguette diamonds. Estimate: $12,000-$15,000. Capo Auction image


The large selection of mid-century modern and contemporary furniture at Capo Auction includes a Paul McCobb for Calvin console table, (est. $ 800-$1,200), a set of four Arne Jacobsen Series 7 chairs manufactured by Fritz Hansen, (est. $800- $1,200) and a table with a rectangular glass top with cut corners, supported on two parcel gilt blackamoor figures (est. $3,000-$3,500).

For details phone Capo Auction at 718-433-3710