Sculpture Ruth Asawa bartered for kids’ piano lessons at Fine Estate, Inc., May 21

Ruth Asawa, ‘Untitled S.391,’ estimated at $200,000-$300,000. Image courtesy of Fine Estate, Inc. and LiveAuctioneers
Ruth Asawa, ‘Untitled S.391,’ estimated at $200,000-$300,000. Image courtesy of Fine Estate, Inc. and LiveAuctioneers

Ruth Asawa, ‘Untitled S.391,’ estimated at $200,000-$300,000. Image courtesy of Fine Estate, Inc. and LiveAuctioneers

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – In its Sunday, May 21 auction, Fine Estate, Inc. will offer something very special indeed: a wire sculpture by the late Japanese American artist Ruth Asawa. Known as Untitled S.391, it is estimated at $200,000-$300,000. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Colombian emerald ring a tempting highlight at Fine Estate Inc., June 12

Ring showcasing 11.75-carat Colombian emerald, est. $12,000-$14,000

 

Ring showcasing 11.75-carat Colombian emerald, est. $12,000-$14,000
Ring showcasing 11.75-carat Colombian emerald, est. $12,000-$14,000

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – On Sunday, June 12 at 11 am Pacific time, Fine Estate Inc. will conduct a Fine Estate Summer Auction. Almost 200 lots of paintings, decorative arts and fine jewelry will be offered. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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