CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Bremo Auctions will conduct a fine and decorative arts auction on Saturday, May 19. The 324-lot auction will present many opportunities for bidders to acquire a piece of history or a trinket or two. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
The auction has fine art for novices and aficionados alike, including works from such listed artists as Emil Orlik, Rufino Tamayo, Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Evelyn Metzger, Julia Nava (Navajo), Jean-Michel Basquiat, Kate Shumate, Cy Twombly, Bernard Pothast and Willard Leroy Metcalf.
Several carved Inuit figures are offered as well as a collection of Persian and Oriental rugs.
Featured furniture starts with Biedermeier chairs, a mirror and a chest.
Sports fans will delight in the assortment of baseball cards, autographed photographs and signed baseballs.
Additional categories in the sale include lamps, books, crystal (including Waterford), porcelain (including Nippon and Haviland Limoge), Asian art and antiquities, and sterling silver.
Jewelry collectors will delight in the Versace, Bulgari and Cartier pieces.
The auction will begin at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.