Curated Estates auction goes midcentury modern Sept. 12

Isamu Noguchi coffee table. Curated Estates image

LINCOLN PARK, N.J. – will present a Fall Crystal & Decorative Estate Auction on Sept. 12 beginning at 3 p.m. Eastern Time. The auction is composed of lots from Upper East Side and Park Avenue, New York and New Jersey area estates. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

A collection of President Richard M. Nixon ephemera from a Nixon relative includes Lot 91 consisting of two letters Nixon – one handwritten – and a commendation document from the U.S. Department of State signed by Henry Kissinger (below). Lots 87 and 88 are 14K gold pendants representing the Presidential Seal of the United States. There are also several family photos of the Nixons including one of the president and first lady walking their dogs (Lot 99).

Handwritten and signed letter by Richard M. Nixon as well as a U.S. Department of State document signed by Henry Kissinger. Curated Estates image

This auction also contains several midcentury modern pieces including a rosewood Danish Modern dresser (Lot 561), nightstands (Lot 562) and an Isamu Noguchi coffee table.

Old Master style portrait of a gentleman in a giltwood frame. Curated Estates image

A few other auction highlights include an Old Master-style portrait of a gentleman in a giltwood frame and an African mask, figure and basket.

African mask, figure and basket. Curated Estates image

Curated Estates’ Fall Crystal & Decorative Estate Auction also includes a large collection of Baccarat including a 19-inch-high vase and assorted stemware (Lots 55-60).

Baccarat crystal vase. Curated Estates image

The auction includes four clocks, from a French brass mantel clock to a German chinoiserie tall-case clock.