Exquisite decorative art offered in online auction Aug. 12

Italian marble bust of Dionysius in marble, early 18th century, 73cm high, on marble base.
Estimate: $6,000-$7,000. Jasper52 image

NEW YORK – Antique clocks, bronze figures, ceramics and silver are just a few of the treasures offered in a Jasper52 Exquisite Decorative Arts Auction on Wednesday, Aug. 12. Bid absentee or live online exclusively through LiveAuctioneers.  

An early 18th century bust of the god Dionysius is carved of Greek Thassos marble and is mounted on a Lumachella marble base (above). The mythological figure, god of ecstasy, wine, intoxication and liberation of the senses, stands 29¼ inches high and is expected to sell for $6,000-$7,000.

Assigned one of the highest estimates in the auction at $16,800-$24,000 is an Empire figural clock from the mid 19th century. The beautiful 14-inch-tall clock is in working order.

Antique Empire style figural clock, mid-19th century, 35cm x 16cm, in working order. Estimate: $16,800-$24,000. Jasper52 image

An early 20th century Japanese pottery vase in the auction is a classic example of Satsuma. This highly decorated 14½-inch vase has a $3,325-$4,750 estimate.

Japanese Satsuma porcelain vase, 36cm high, early 20th century. Estimate: $3,325-$4,750. Jasper52 image

Numerous bronze figures and sculptures are offered in the auction, including an 8½-inch Buddha figure seated in the lotus position (est. $2,975-$4,250).

Bronze Buddha figure, 21 x 17.5cm, 20th century. Estimate: $2,975-$4,250. Jasper52 image

Phoenix birds in high relief decorate an 8-inch silver vase that was crafted in China in the 1950s (est. $3,290-$4700).

Silver antique vase made in China, 1950s, 20cm high. Estimate: $3,290-$4700. Jasper52 image

These and more than 300 additional choice items to decorate a home are offered in the Jasper52 online auction that will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 12, starting at 7 p.m. EDT.

 

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