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Fine decorative arts abound in Vidi Vici Gallery auction July 10

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French faience ware Anne of Brittany white royal ermine and crown heraldic bowl from the pottery of Ulysse Bresnard in Blois, Loire Valley, France, circa 1900. Vidi Vici Gallery image

SAN FRANCISCO – Vidi Vici Gallery will conduct an auction of curated estate items on Tuesday, July 10. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.

This eclectic auction features more than 1,200 lots of antiques and collectibles, including many examples of pottery, such as a scare faience footed bowl (above) made around the turn of the 20th century by Ulysse Bresnard in Blois, Loire Valley, France, or a meticulously decorated Aesthetic studio pottery bowl signed “C. Wright, Eureka, Cal.”

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Aesthetic studio pottery bowl, Eureka, California, hand-painted, artist-signed and dated, 1915. Vidi Vici Gallery image

Art Deco furnishings are highlighted by an 8-inch crystal vase accented with touches of black enamel.

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Art Deco crystal vase decorated in black enamel. Vidi Vici Gallery image

Contemporary collectibles include two soup plates, each decorated with a monkey and tiger, from Lynn Chase Designs Inc., signed by the designer and dated 1996.

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Two ‘Tiger Raj’ bowls, artist-signed, Lynn Chase Designs, dated 1996. Vidi Vici Gallery image

An Italian glazed terra-cotta bust of a noble Roman is a formidable figure at 29½ inches high.

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Roman-style glazed terra-cotta bust, 29½ inches high. Vidi Vici Gallery image

Additional highlights include Japanese Sharaku and Hokusai woodblocks, French porcelain plaque miniatures, tapestries and needlepoint, mantel clocks, a European inkwell collection, antique santos, Imari china, cranberry glass, German bisque porcelain piano babies, candle holders and candelabras, Black Forest wood carvings, Sheffield silver trays, Bohemian glass, Staffordshire figurines, French bronze statues, American Brilliant Period Cut Glass, R.S. Prussia porcelain dishes, Limoges porcelain plates, Sevres, Pairpoint, Crown Devon, Royal Dux, Villeroy & Boch, Gebruder Heubach, Neyret Freres, Royal Doulton, Baccarat, Della Robbia, Haviland, Volkstedt, Murano glass vintage watches.

The auction will arts at 11 a.m. Pacific Time on July 10, 2018.

For details, contact Vidi Vici Gallery at

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