William Jenack auction features fine and decorative arts Nov. 17

Vintage Cartier miniature travel clock. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Vintage Cartier miniature travel clock. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

CHESTER, N.Y. – William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers will hold a fine art and antique auction to be held at the Jenack gallery, with Internet live bidding through LiveAuctioneers.com, on Sunday, Nov. 17. The auction will commence at 11 a.m. Eastern.

The sale is set to include a selection of period furniture, some grand tour bronzes, fine art, antique furniture, pottery, porcelain, carpets, silver, Chinese art and accessories.

Leading the sale will be a collection of artwork including a large oil on canvas by Mauritz Frederik Hendrick De Haas (1832-1895), who born in Holland and immigrated to the United States and adopted Long Island, N.Y., as his home. The large canvas measuring 40 by 66 inches is of a shipwreck on shore with a luminous sunset, for which the artist is most known for.

Of local interest is a painting by contemporary artist Alan Streets. The acrylic on canvas is a view of Elizabeth and Prince streets in New York City’s Little Italy. Another large canvas in the sale was painted by Martin Coulaud the subject being a flock of sheep and their shepherd. There will also be an Italian School painting of the Madonna and Child, unsigned, of the 18th century mounted in an exceptional carved and molded frame.

Decorative accessories will include a Federal Period girandole mirror with eagle crest and candle arms, Continental Baroque-style figural porcelain mantel clock, a vintage Rand McNally 8-inch globe on cast-iron base, a carved marble bust of a child, a bronze figure of a man playing a mandolin, an Emile Boyer pair of bronze figures, a Vienna bronze of a dancing woman, a bronze bull signed Barye a Grand Tour bronze bust of Menelaus.

In the area of furniture Jenack will be offering a South German burl inlaid walnut secretary of the 18th century, a Continental burl walnut center table with ormolu mounts, a Chippendale tilt- top tea table, an Empire mahogany secretary bookcase, a Louis XVI-style mahogany cylinder desk with marble top and brass gallery, a Federal-style mahogany gilt marble-top console table, a fine Federal inlaid mahogany tilt-top table attributed to the workshop of Duncan Phyffe, and a 1911 Empire Revival tiger-oak upright piano with player mechanism by Bush & Lane.

Several lots of Lladro figures and Chinese export porcelains will be crossing the auction block.

Sterling silver items will be offered including Tiffany Holly patterns teaspoons, Webster Silver picks, Alvin sterling violet plates, a Mexican sterling charger, a Gorham tea caddy, a Tiffany & Co. “Clover” bowl, a Tiffany leaf-form dish and a Gorham sterling basket.

A few lots of vintage electronics will also be sold including a Macintosh 60-watt tube amplifier, a Macintosh 30-watt tube amplifier, a Tandberg model 74 reel-to-reel tape player, a Macintosh C-20 stereo compensator, a Superior Instruments Model TV-12 trans-conductance vacuum tube tester, a Jackson Model 637 dynamic output vacuum tube tester and a Supreme Model 599-a vacuum tube tester.

There are hundreds of more lots in the sale.

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


Vintage Cartier miniature travel clock. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Vintage Cartier miniature travel clock. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

M.F.H. De Haas (American 1832-1895), oil on canvas. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

M.F.H. De Haas (American 1832-1895), oil on canvas. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Italian School (18th century) oil on canvas. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Italian School (18th century) oil on canvas. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Vintage Rand McNally 8-inch terrestrial globe. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Vintage Rand McNally 8-inch terrestrial globe. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Federal carved and gilt framed girandole mirror. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.

Federal carved and gilt framed girandole mirror. William Jenack Estate Appraisers and Auctioneers image.