Jewelry, fine art lead Bruce Kodner Galleries’ Dec. 18 sale

Paul Jenkins, ‘Phenomena Right of Way,’ watercolor on paper, signed in pencil in the bottom center. Inscription on the back reads 'Paul Jenkins/ Phenomena Right of Way, 1977,' 43 1/2 inches x 31 inches inside frame. Estimate: $7,000-$10,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Paul Jenkins, ‘Phenomena Right of Way,’ watercolor on paper, signed in pencil in the bottom center. Inscription on the back reads ‘Paul Jenkins/ Phenomena Right of Way, 1977,’ 43 1/2 inches x 31 inches inside frame. Estimate: $7,000-$10,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

LAKE WORTH, Fla. – Bruce Kodner Galleries will conduct an auction composed of antiques, fine art and jewelry on Sunday, Dec. 18, beginning at 1 p.m.

LiveAuctioneers.com will provide Internet live bidding for the 236-lot auction.

The lineup includes 14K and 18K white and yellow gold jewelry with diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires and other stones in a variety of forms; a collection of Lalique crystal; Waterford, Steuben, St. Louis, Tiffany, Legras and other art glass; sterling silver flatware and hollowware; bronze figures and sculptures; paintings by listed artists; and oriental rugs.

An example of the original artwork available at the auction is a watercolor on paper by Paul Jenkins titled Phenomena Right of Way. This vibrant work, part of the artist’s Phenomena series, is signed in pencil at the bottom center. An inscription on the back reads, “Paul Jenkins/Phenomena Right of Way, 1977.” The original 99 Galerie label is on the back. The framed work measures 43 1/2 inches by 31 inches and carries a $7,000-$10,000 estimate.

Another desirable work is an Alexander Calder lithograph of two moons, pencil numbered 49/75 and pencil signed. The colorful print measures 43 1/2 inches by 29 1/2 inches and has a $5,000-$7,000 estimate.

A hand-chased bronze coffee table by Philip and Kelvin LaVerne, circa 1965, features an organically shaped top that is decorated with an Asian scene, which is etched with pewter overlay. The table’s legs are meant to depict bamboo. This signed table is expected to sell for $4,000-$6,000.

Also in bronze is Jean-Jacques Porret sculpture entitled Bull & Bear, the symbols of the stock market. This work by the Swiss artist exhibits a beautiful patina and it rests on an Italian marble base. It measures 7 inches high by 12 1/2 inches long. It has a $2,000-$2,500 estimate.

A preview will be Sunday, Dec. 18, beginning at 11 a.m. The sale will be at Bruce Kodner Galleries, 24 S. Dixie Highway in Lake Worth.

For details visit Bruce Kodner Galleries’ website www.brucekodner.com or phone 561-585-9999.

View the fully illustrated catalog and register to bid absentee or live via the Internet as the sale is taking place by logging on to www.LiveAuctioneers.com.


ADDITIONAL LOTS OF NOTE


Paul Jenkins, ‘Phenomena Right of Way,’ watercolor on paper, signed in pencil in the bottom center. Inscription on the back reads 'Paul Jenkins/ Phenomena Right of Way, 1977,' 43 1/2 inches x 31 inches inside frame. Estimate: $7,000-$10,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Paul Jenkins, ‘Phenomena Right of Way,’ watercolor on paper, signed in pencil in the bottom center. Inscription on the back reads ‘Paul Jenkins/ Phenomena Right of Way, 1977,’ 43 1/2 inches x 31 inches inside frame. Estimate: $7,000-$10,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Alexander Calder lithograph of two moons, pencil numbered 49/75 and pencil signed, 43 1/2 inches x 29 1/2 inches. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Alexander Calder lithograph of two moons, pencil numbered 49/75 and pencil signed, 43 1/2 inches x 29 1/2 inches. Estimate: $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Bronze coffee table by Philip and Kelvin LaVerne hand-chased work throughout, circa 1965, signature on the tabletop, 17 inches high x 47 inches long x 21 1/2 inches wide. Estimate: $4,000-$6,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Bronze coffee table by Philip and Kelvin LaVerne hand-chased work throughout, circa 1965, signature on the tabletop, 17 inches high x 47 inches long x 21 1/2 inches wide. Estimate: $4,000-$6,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Frank Meisler sculpture 'Toulouse Lautrec,' jacket opens to reveal small sculptures of images associated with the French Bohemian artist, 22 1/2 inches on attached base. Estimate: $3,200-$4,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Frank Meisler sculpture ‘Toulouse Lautrec,’ jacket opens to reveal small sculptures of images associated with the French Bohemian artist, 22 1/2 inches on attached base. Estimate: $3,200-$4,000. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Jean-Jacques Porret sculpture 'Bull & Bear,' bronze representation of the stock market, on an Italian marble base, 7 inches high x 12 1/2 inches wide, base measures 5 1/2 inches x 12 inches x 2 inches. Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.

Jean-Jacques Porret sculpture ‘Bull & Bear,’ bronze representation of the stock market, on an Italian marble base, 7 inches high x 12 1/2 inches wide, base measures 5 1/2 inches x 12 inches x 2 inches. Estimate: $2,000-$2,500. Image courtesy of Bruce Kodner Galleries.