Daum Nancy, Asian antiques get top billing at Dallas Auction Gallery, Nov. 17

Daum Nancy Martele French cameo vase, 11 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$6,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

Daum Nancy Martele French cameo vase, 11 inches high. Estimate: $5,000-$6,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

DALLAS – Antique and fine art collectors have the opportunity to bid on over 66 pieces of rare Daum Nancy French Cameo glass all from a local Dallas estate, fine jewelry, a collection of Sayed Haider Raza watercolors, a Tibetan carved Rhino Horn, a Fan Zeng watercolor scroll, and much more on Nov. 17. Bidding is available worldwide through phone bidding, absentee bidding and live on liveauctioneers.com. Dallas Auction Gallery will be open for preview starting Nov. 15. LiveAuctioneers will provide Internet live bidding.

Auction highlights include:

  • Rare Vaishnava carved rhinoceros horn libation cup. The interior yoni form vessel carved in relief with a four-armed Vishnu crouched on the feathers of his Garuda, both shown on a seated on a lotus blossom. The interior rim carved with a flowing water design. The exterior carved to depict avatars of Vishnu including Matsya, Vamana, Kalki, Parashurama, Rama, and Vahara; the avatars joined by a Garuda at the exterior lip of the vessel. Literature: For similar lot, see Sotheby’s New York sale N08332, lot 66. Original CITES documentation available. Estimate: $100,000-$120,000.
  • Fan Zeng watercolor scroll depicting a Cao Cao riding a horse and reciting a poem, dated 1980, signed and sealed. (Fan Zeng, Chinese b. 1938). The top portion of the scroll is a poem by Professor Ye Jiaying written in calligraphy by Fan Zeng on Japanese mulberry skin paper, dated 1981, signed and sealed. Presale Estimate: $30,000-$50,000.
  • Fancy natural yellow diamond ring with GIA report, having a central round brilliant cut natural fancy yellow diamond, 2.43 carats, SI1 clarity, mounted with six marquise and eight round brilliant cut diamonds, 1.30 carats approximate total, I-J color, SI1 clarity, and flanked by 10 round brilliant cut Columbian emeralds, .64 carats approximate total. Stamped, “14K.” 6.1 grams. GIA laboratory report #8451300. Estimate: $9,000-$15,000.
  • 18K gold and diamond engagement/wedding ring having a central round brilliant cut diamond, 2.00 carats, H color, SI2 clarity, flanked by shoulders mounted with alternating rows of round brilliant and tapered baguette diamonds, the 32 round brilliants at .85 carats approximate, F-H color, SI1-2 clarity, the 25 baguettes at .78 carats approximate, F-H color, VVS2 – VS2 clarity. Stamped, “18K750.” 7.6 grams. EGL diamond certificate on 2.00 carat diamond. Estimate: $12,000-$18,000.
  • Daum Nancy French cameo blow out vase, cylindrical form with blow out mottled glass in the form of green trees, between the trees you see a village and church steeple under a yellow and red sky, signed Daum Nancy, 11 1/2 inches. Literature: for items in similar design see Glass of Art Nouveau the collection of Kitazawa Museum Japan, page 223 plate 300. Estimate: $6,000-$9,000.
  • Daum Nancy Martele French cameo vase, footed cylindrical from in bright pastel colors decorated with purple stemmed flowers extending from a Art Nouveau cameo foot set on an amber, orange, to rose opalescent background, overall martele finish, 11 inches. Estimate: $5,000.00-$6,000.
  • Sayed Haider Raza watercolor and pencil on paper, depicting women separating a crop. Paper: 12 inches x 18 1/4. Frame: 18 inches x 22 1/2 inches. Signed lower right, “S.H. Raza.”Sayed Haider Raza (India, b. 1922) known as a colorist and for abstract paintings. Estimate: $15,000-$20,000.
  • Sayed Haider Raza watercolor and pencil on paper, depicting women picking cotton. Paper: 12 inches x 16 3/4 inchs. Frame: 18 inches x 22 1/4 inches. Signed lower right, “S.H. Raza.” Estimate: $15,000-$20,000.
  • Sayed Haider Raza watercolor and pencil on paper, titled, Sorting of Palmyra Fibre Tutuicorin. Paper: 12 inches x 18 1/4 inches. Frame: 18 inches x 22 1/4 inches. Signed lower right, “S. H. Raza.” Estimate: $15,000-$20,000.

For more information, please visit www.dallasauctiongallery.com or call 214-653-3900.

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ADDITIONAL LOTS OF NOTE


Fan Zeng watercolor scroll depicting a Cao Cao riding a horse and reciting a poem, dated 1980, signed and sealed. (Fan Zeng, Chinese b. 1938). Estimate: $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

Fan Zeng watercolor scroll depicting a Cao Cao riding a horse and reciting a poem, dated 1980, signed and sealed. (Fan Zeng, Chinese b. 1938). Estimate: $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.


Fancy natural yellow diamond ring with central round brilliant cut natural fancy yellow diamond flanked by 10 round brilliant cut Columbian emeralds. Estimate: $9,000-15,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

Fancy natural yellow diamond ring with central round brilliant cut natural fancy yellow diamond flanked by 10 round brilliant cut Columbian emeralds. Estimate: $9,000-15,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.


Rare Vaishnava carved rhinoceros horn libation cup. The interior yoni form vessel carved in relief with a four-armed Vishnu crouched on the feathers of his Garuda, both shown on a seated on a lotus blossom. Estimate: $100,000-$120,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

Rare Vaishnava carved rhinoceros horn libation cup. The interior yoni form vessel carved in relief with a four-armed Vishnu crouched on the feathers of his Garuda, both shown on a seated on a lotus blossom. Estimate: $100,000-$120,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.


Daum Nancy French cameo blow out vase, 11 1/2 inches high. Estimate: $6,000-$9,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

Daum Nancy French cameo blow out vase, 11 1/2 inches high. Estimate: $6,000-$9,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.


Sayad Haider Raza paiting titled, ‘Sorting of Palmyra Fibre Tutuicorin.’Artist's sketch on verso. Paper: 12 inches x 18 1/4 inches, signed lower right, ‘S.H. Raza.’ Estimate: $15,000-$20,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.

Sayad Haider Raza paiting titled, ‘Sorting of Palmyra Fibre Tutuicorin.’Artist’s sketch on verso. Paper: 12 inches x 18 1/4 inches, signed lower right, ‘S.H. Raza.’ Estimate: $15,000-$20,000. Image courtesy of Dallas Auction Gallery.