Jewelry, watches among many highlights at Jenack’s Jan. 9 sale

Very fine Regency period carved and gilt girandole mirror with eagle and candle arms by Thomas Fenthan, retaining the original label. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Very fine Regency period carved and gilt girandole mirror with eagle and candle arms by Thomas Fenthan, retaining the original label. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

CHESTER, N.Y. – William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers will open their early winter season with an auction on Sunday, Jan. 9, that will include a fine collection of vintage and antique watches and pocket watches including Rolex, Tudor and Le Coultre; antique and vintage fine jewelry; Chinese pottery, porcelain and artwork; fine art including works by Burliuk, Tauzin, Firado and Alken; Oriental rugs and carpets; furniture and accessories of the 19th and 20th centuries.

LiveAuctioneers will provide Internet live bidding.

Lots of major interest to collectors will be several 19th-century micromosaic brooches, which include a view of St. Peter’s Rome, floral an elaborate Etruscan Revival brooch with a beetle; Renaissance Revival silver, enamel and gem set necklace, circa 1880; Victorian 18K gem set and enameled brooch/pin; 18K gold dragon ring set with diamonds and lapis; 18K gold Etruscan-style ring; antique silver rose-cut diamond bow pendant pin with 33.3 carat aquamarine, circa 1880; Renaissance Revival silver enameled cross; a very rare miniature portrait painting of Bahaullah, founder of the Ba’Hai faith in Persia, signed and dated 1914; and an Egyptian Revival 800 silver plique au jour brooch/pendant set with malachite and paste stones.

For watch enthusiasts Jenack will be selling several lots of vintage watches and pocket watches including a Tudor Stainless Prince Oyster Date wristwatch; Tudor Submariner; Vintage Zenith stainless El Primero 31 jewel chronograph; Le Coultre stainless Memovox HPG wristwatch; Longines 14K white gold Admiral 1200 wristwatch with diamond chapters; Gruen 18K white gold 17-jewel precision wristwatch; and a Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust.

Notable artwork will be offered including a portrait by David Burliuk; Louis Tauzin, oil on canvas lakeside with figures; F. Firado, oil on panel, interior with figure; attributed to Samuel Henry Alken, oil on canvas, hunt scene; Peter Max, acrylic and silkscreen on canvas, Liberty Head, also a rare complete set of six mixed medium lithography’s commemorating the Spirit of America.

For the interior designer or the collector of furniture and decorative accessories the sale will offer a fine, probably Philadelphia Federal, swan lyre-base carved mahogany games table; a fine French figural bronze and parcel gilt shelf clock, circa 1810; Art Deco snake form standing vase; collection of Vienna Augarten blanc de chine porcelain Lipizzaner stallion figures; KPM plaque pastoral scene with figures; seated bronze figure of a young Apollo by Albert Ernest Carrier-Belleuse; and a pair of Victorian cranberry glass covered urns with portrait plaques.

Chinese works of art will again be sold including a monumental head of Buddha from the late Song to Yuan Dynasty; several watercolor and ink scrolls; and ceramics, jades and ivories.

Previews will be held at the William Jenack auction facility located at 62 Kings Highway Bypass, Chester NY 10918 on Wednesday-Saturday, Jan. 5-8, noon-5 p.m. and on the day of the sale, 9-10:45 a.m.

For details contact (845) 469-9095 or e-mail kevin@jenack.com.

 

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


Fine Federal carved mahogany lyre base game table with swan head terminals, Philadelphia, circa 1820. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Fine Federal carved mahogany lyre base game table with swan head terminals, Philadelphia, circa 1820. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Louis Tauzin (French 1845-1914) oil on canvas, lakeside landscape with figures, signed. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Louis Tauzin (French 1845-1914) oil on canvas, lakeside landscape with figures, signed. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Chinese Ming lacquered, carved and inlaid table, of the period.  Collection of Ben Birillo; collected in London in the 1960s. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Chinese Ming lacquered, carved and inlaid table, of the period. Collection of Ben Birillo; collected in London in the 1960s. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Albert Ernest Carrier-Belleuse (French 1824-1887) Bronze of the young Apollo. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Albert Ernest Carrier-Belleuse (French 1824-1887) Bronze of the young Apollo. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Collection antique and vintage jewelry. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Collection antique and vintage jewelry. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Collection of fine vintage watches. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.

Collection of fine vintage watches. Image courtesy of William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers.