Decorative art auction Feb. 25 reprises Art Nouveau, Deco

Art Nouveau

Art Deco Gerdago-style girl pixie Harlequin mantel lamp by J.B. Hirsch, 15¼in long x 10½in high x 6in wide. Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – A Jasper52 online auction on Tuesday, Feb. 25, recalls the luxury and glamour of the most iconic eras in history with a specially curated collection of Art Deco and Art Nouveau. This sale offers decorative art, sculpture and lighting that capture the spirit and excitement of ages past. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

A combination of lighting and sculpture is found in a Gerdago-style girl pixie Harlequin figural mantel lamp (above) by J.B. Hirsch. The lamp base is constructed of alabaster stone and has two alabaster shades resting on Lumiere-style bases. It is expected to sell for $2,000-$2,500.

Custom-made for a lighting gallery in Los Angeles, an impressive pair of Art Deco-style table lamps in the auction originally retailed for $4,800. These showroom samples of polished nickel and glass were never installed (est. $2,000-$2,500).

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Art Deco-style custom-designed table lamps, no shades. Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Jasper52 image

An antique Art Nouveau bronze figurine of a young woman sitting on a stool and holding a lyre measures 11 inches high by 10 inches wide. The object is signed “HABECF” (est. $1,200-$1,500).

Art Nouveau

Antique Art Nouveau bronze figurine of a woman holding a lyre, signed HABECF,’ 11in high x 10in wide, circa 1890s. Estimate: $1,200-$1,500. Jasper52 image

Another antique from the turn of the 20th century is an 8-inch-tall Amphora pottery vase decorated with silver applique and purple grapes. It is signed and stamped “56” and has EDDA marks ($1,500-$2,000).

Art Nouveau

Amphora pottery vase with silver applique, circa 1905, 8in high x 5in diameter. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000. Jasper52 image

Another fine piece exuding Art Nouveau styling is a vanity mirror with a solid brass frame standing 16 inches high by 9 inches wide. The mirror is a high-quality vintage European reproduction (est. $200-$250).

Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau solid brass vanity swivel mirror, 16in high x 9in wide x 6in deep. Estimate: $200-$250. Jasper52 image


This Jasper52 online auction of Art Deco and Art Nouveau decorative art will take place Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 4 p.m. Eastern time.