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Paintings, jewelry among treasures at Bremo Auctions, May 19

William Howard Donahue (New York, b. 1891) a clouded Lyme, Connecticut, landscape, in a Newcomb-Macklin Frame. Estimate: $1,600-$2,400. Bremo Auctions image

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.

Rare American carved folk art watch hutch, 19th century. Estimate: $2,000-$4,000. Bremo Auctions image

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.

Marian B beaded gold and various stones choker necklace 14½ inches in length. Estimate: $12,000-$18,000. Bremo Auctions image

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.

Reed & Barton No. 670 coffee and tea service, total weight 84.69 troy ounces. Estimate: $1,600-$2,400. Bremo Auctions image

Jewelry collectors will delight in the Versace, Bulgari and Cartier pieces.

Cartier Le Baiser Du Dragon 18K white gold diamond and ruby necklace with original box and presentation case, 17 ½ inches length. Estimate: $14,000-$18,000. Bremo Auctions image

The auction will begin at 10 a.m. Eastern Time.

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