Estate Antiques Fine Art & Jewelry Auction (541 Lots)
541 lots with images
March 24, 2013Live Auction
St. Petersburg, FL, USA
March 24, 2013Live Auction
St. Petersburg, FL, USA
Description: A. D. MOUGIN PORCELAIN FRENCH CRYSTAL REGULATOR CLOCK: Brass case with artist signed hand painted porcelain inserts on each side and front. Beveled glass panel remains on front door as well. Each plaque signed Bluse. Porcelain dial with Roman numerals and floral garland. A. D. Mougin time and strike movement. Engraved dedication inside case. Key and pendulum in office. 10 1/4'' h. x 6'' x 5 1/2''.
Condition Report: Wear to finish on case, currently running but not guaranteed to continue.View additional info
Description: 7 PIECE VENETIAN GLASS STEMWARE: Ruby red tops and feet with aventurine stems. 6 1/2" h. x 4 1/2".View additional info
Description: MONUMENTAL SERVES PORTRAIT URN: Gilt mounted bronze on porcelain. Parcel gilt, hand painted portrait and floral decoration. Signed on the lid with the Sevres cartouche and France. Measures 31'' tall by 14'' at the widest.
Condition Report: The lid has an older repair to the porcelain.View additional info
Description: FULL BODY COPPER MASSASOIT INDIAN WEATHERVANE: Mid 20 century molded copper figure of Indian with 3 feather headdress, most likely Massasoit, modeled after Harris & Co. Indian holding a bow in hand and arrow in another with quiver sling, standing on an arrow. Sold with directional, on simple wood stand. Indian measures 39 1/2" h. x 40 1/2" x 2 3/4", directional 22" dia., overall on stand 81" h. Deaccession from the Indian Rocks Historical Museum.
Condition Report: Early repair below belt, possibly a gunshot hole. Dark patina overall with green lines.View additional info
Description: CHICAGO MOSAIC STAINED GLASS LAMP: Black painted cast metal base marked Mosaic Shade Company, Chicago. 3 light fixture. Leaded stained glass shade with leaf and cherries motif. Base measures 24'' h. x 9 1/4'', shade 8'' h. x 18''.
Condition Report: Multiple cracks in multiple panels, base repainted. Socketball, cap and finial appear to be Handel.View additional info
Description: KPM PLAQUE PORCELAIN PAINTING AFTER RICHTER: Marked verso, ''Jairus Tochter nach Gustav Richter'', 13 3/8'' x 11 1/8'', signed lower middle margin L. Wirkner, impressed KPM mark verso, also marked lower right ''Mit Genehmigung? der Photographische Gesc. Berlin, scene depicts Jesus healing the bed ridden daughter of Jairus, encased in later fabric covered liner, 17 1/2'' x 15 1/2''.
Condition Report: Several very minor imperfections in the porcelain, barely noticeable even upon close inspection.View additional info
Description: VERY LARGE EXQUISITE PAINTED PORCELAIN PLAQUE: Oval 19" x 14 1/2", spurious KPM mark impressed verso, Scene Depicts a Mother and Three Small Children in a Wooded Landscape with Roses, encased in elaborate gilded and carved gesso frame with floral and ribbon cartouche in need of repair, 48" x 29" x 3 1/2". It has been said this piece is early 20th C., as well as mid 20th C., and it has also been said that the KPM mark is real, while some others believe it to be added; you be the judge. Regardless of age or maker, this is one of the most spectacular painted plaques we have had the pleasure to offer.
Condition Report: Several minor abrasions and small hairline scratches, but very good overall.View additional info
Description: PAIR OF FIGURAL BRONZE URN LAMPS: Parcel gilt bronze in high relief cupid and garland decoration. The central frieze of prancing putti. The handle are surmounted by figural cupids. The silk shades have applique panels. The finials are in the form of classical oil lamps. The measure approx. 39" tall overall, the shades 19" dia.View additional info
Description: 17TH CENTURY CARVED ITALIAN COFFER: Single board top with carved trim, sides and front profusely carved with figures, mythological creatures and crest with crown. On 4 paw feet. 22 1/2'' h. x 69 1/2'' x 27''.
Condition Report: Missing on piece of trim, other wear consistent with considerable age and use.View additional info
Description: ANSONIA ''UTOPIA'' CUT GLASS CRYSTAL REGULATOR CLOCK: Gilt brass case with architectural finial, bow front and back, 4 pillars with cut glass pillars. Enamel dial with Roman numerals, open escapement, eight day time and strike movement. Faux mercury pendulum and key in office. 17'' h. x 9'' x 6 1/4''.
Condition Report: Scratches primarily interior of case, currently running however not guaranteed to continue.View additional info
Description: 19TH C ROSE CUT DIAMOND RING: 14k yellow gold, partially wrapped in sterling foil, antique ring centering an 8.25 mm., approx. .37Ct. (faces like a 2 Ct.) round shaped rose cut diamond, VS2 in clarity and J color. On the shank and framing the diamond are an additional 28 round brilliant diamonds totaling approx. .42 Ct., SI in clarity and H-I color. Size 7.5. Weight 3.8 grams.View additional info
Description: CARVED BLACK WALNUT STEPBACK CUPBOARD: Applied carved decoration on all doors, drawers and panels, turned full columns. To section with 3 doors, base with 2 drawers over 2 doors. Overall 80'' h. x 59'' x 29 1/4''.
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: WHISTLER, James Abbott McNeill, (American 1804-1903): ''Billingsgate'', etching, 3rd state, size with margins 7 5/8'' x 8 1/2'', marked 1882 3rd state lower right margin in pencil, titled in pencil lower left margin, framed and matted, 12'' x 7''.
Condition Report: Some line staining along margin edges from mat, small repair in upper margin corner.View additional info
Description: FRENCH FIGURAL BRONZE AND GREEN ONYX MANTLE CLOCK: Patinated metal figure of woman and cupid after Auguste Moreau finial title ''Le Reve''. Green onyx case with gilt metal mounts and feet. Porcelain dial with hand painted decoration. French A. D. Mougin time and strike movement. Key and pendulum in office. 25'' h x 14'' x 9''
Condition Report: Loss of gilt and finish on metal, currently running however not guaranteed to continue.View additional info
Description: PLATINUM DIAMOND FILIGREE RING: Three old European round cut diamonds (3.20-3.50mm) and eighteen round single cut bead set diamonds totaling approx, 1.35 Ct, averaging VS in clarity and G-H in color. The triangular synthetic sapphires are bezel set. Size 5.5. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $4,500.View additional info
Description: SYRIAN RETICULATED METAL FLOOR LAMP: Spherical shade with glass bead fringe, surmounted by the moon and star. The base and shade are cloth lined. The base also illuminates. Impressed ''Syria''. The fringe is approx. 7.5'' long, the shade 18'' dia., and the lamp 6'8'' tall overall.View additional info
Description: PIEPHO, Carl, (German, 1869-1920): Nude Bathers, Oil/Canvas, laid down on Masonite, 31 1/2" x 36", signed lower mid margin, dated 1900, fine contemporary framing 37 1/2" x 42 1/2".
Condition Report: Several minor abrasions near the two bathers in the water.View additional info
Description: RUDISUHLI, Hermann, (Swiss, 1864-1944): Panoramic Autumnal Landscape with Blue Sky and Billowing Clouds, Oil/Canvas, 40" x 62", signed lower left, Hermann Rudisuhli, Munchen, encased in fantastic architectural carved and silver gilt contemporary frame, 46" x 68 1/2".
Condition Report: Ready to hang, some minor craquelure scattered throughout, minor paint fleck, several spots of inpaint, stretcher bar wear.View additional info and full condition report
Description: BURCK, Paul, (German, 1878-1947): Snowcapped Mountain Peaks, Oil/Canvas, 26 3/8'' x 34 1/2'', signed lower left and dated, also signed and dated verso, contemporary gilded frame with minor wear, 32'' x 39 1/2''.
Condition Report: Pinhole upper left corner, several touches of inpaint most notable in the right margin with repair to tear. Patch visible verso, good condition, ready to hang.View additional info and full condition report
Description: PAIR RICHLY CARVED ITALIAN THRONE TYPE CHAIRS: Carved and pierced foliate and shell motif top rail, shaped arms. Carved arm supports and front stretcher, turned stretchers, front scroll feet. Floral upholstery. 56 1/2'' h. x 29 1/2'' x 30''.
Condition Report: Several old repairs, age splits, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: AN ANTIQUE EDWARDIAN EMERALD, DIAMOND & RUBY MOTH FORM PIN: 14K yellow gold and sterling silver foil setting. The moth wings and head are 5 pear and emerald native cut emeralds believed to be of the muzo mine. Emerald weight totals approx. 4.85 Ct., are rated VS in clarity and 3-4 saturation. The 75 rose cut diamonds total approx. .25 Ct., VS-SI clarity and I-J color. The antenna are 2 round native cut rubies. Stones are gypsy and prong set. Bar pin closure. In the original presentation box. Width: 1 1/8''. Weight: 9.2 grams. Sold with current Atlanta Gemological's GIA graduate gemologist appraisal for $10,000.View additional info
Description: GUSTAV BECKER TRIPLE WEIGHT REGULATOR WALL CLOCK: Removable carved crest with applied lion masqueron. Walnut case with applied carved and metal decoration. Dial with art nouveau motif embossed center, porcelain ring with Arabic numerals. Gustav Becker triple weight time and strike movement. Embossed pendulum and weights. 41'' h. x 17 1/2'' x 7 1/4''.
Condition Report: Note evidence of prior wood bore damage, currently running however not guaranteed to continue.View additional info
Description: GUSTAV BECKER TRIPLE WEIGHT REGULATOR WALL CLOCK: Carved removable crest with 3 finials, carved pediment, door with applied fluted half columns, 3 lower finials. Dial with engraved center, porcelain ring with Roman numerals. Gustav Becker time and strike movement with engraved weights and pendulum. Overall 58'' h. x 20 1/2'' x 9''.
Condition Report: Currently running however not guaranteed to continue.View additional info
Description: HIGHLY GRAINED MAHOGANY DINING TABLE: Tapering ribbed legs. The unusually shaped top banded with striped mahogany. Table has one 18" leaf. 30 3/4"h. x 73" x 47"View additional info
Description: FIGURAL CHERUB ROCOCO STYLE PETTICOAT OR TABLE TOP MIRROR: Cast bronze mirror frame with figural cherub, doves, figural maiden bust, and foliate scroll. Beveled glass mirror, easel back. Overall 21'' h. x 12 1/2'' x 3 1/2''.
Condition Report: Repair to cherub wing.View additional info
Description: BERGMAN STYLE COLD PAINTED ARAB ON CARPET BRONZE: Orientalist figure kneeling on a prayer rug. Unsigned. Measures 3 1/2" h. x 5 1/4" x 3 1/2".
Condition Report: Loss of paint.View additional info
Description: LATE 19TH C MARBLE TOP BEDROOM SET: 4 piece to include the highback BED (headboard 77"h. x 57" wide), double door ARMOIRE with half length drawers across the bottom (85" tall plus removable 12" crest x 51" x 20"), marble top DRESSER with shaped mirror on swing supports (74" x 45" x 20"), and the marble top WASHSTAND with towel bar (64"h. x 35" x 18 1/2"). Richly grained door panels and fronts of drawers. The marble being a deep rouge color. All matching original drawer pulls.View additional info
Description: 18K 1.25CT CENTER DIAMOND RING: 18K yellow gold ring contains one round brilliant cut diamond. Weight: 1.25 Ct. Approx. Rated I1 in clarity and Top Light Brown in color. Eight princess cut diamonds. Weight: .40 Ct. Approx. Rated VS in clarity and H-I in color. The center diamond is prong set. The small diamonds are channel set. Weight: 7.5 grams. Size: 6View additional info
Description: FAULKNER, John (American, 1835-1894): ''Blowing Fresh'', Scene Depicts Masted Ships Sailing at Sea, Watercolor, 18 3/4" x 37 3/4", signed and titled lower left, period gilded frame, 24 1/2" x 43 1/2".
Condition Report: Toning throughout, several spots most notably in the upper portion of the painting, "Fresh from the Estate".View additional info
Description: ENGLISH REGENCY ROSEWOOD TEA POY ON STAND: Hinged lid with open compartment and carved trim. Matching trim at base, on bun feet. 29 3/4" h. x 15" x 12".
Condition Report: Missing several pieces of trim work, crack to front top, other age cracks.View additional info
Description: 14K DIAMOND AND SAPPHIRE CROSS PENDANT NECKLACE: 14K white gold pendant contains 4 square faceted sapphires totaling approx. .40 Ct. and 16 round full cut diamonds totaling approx. .16 Ct. SI-I1 in clarity and H-I in color. The sapphires are invisible set. The diamonds are channel set. Suspended from a 20" 14K gold chain. Weight: 10.8 grams.View additional info
Description: CARTIER, Thomas Francois, (French, 1879-1943): Panther, Patinated Bronze, 9 1/2" h., 14" w., 4 1/2" depth, incised signature, overall wear to patina.View additional info
Description: LARGE FOLLOWER OF VERNET HARBOR PAINTING WITH GROTTO AND FIGURES: OIL/Canvas, 34 3/4'' x 54'', no visible signature, older labels affixed verso, one with title Harbor Scene with Figures Vernet, newer frame, 39'' x 58 1/2''.
Condition Report: Several minor flecks, stretcher wear, scattered craquelure, older restoration, relined, scattered inpaint.View additional info
Description: VOLKMANN, Hans Richard Von, (German, 1860-1927): Herbstwald im Nebel, Depicts a Pastoral Landscape, Oil/Canvas, 20 1/2" x 25 3/8", signed lower right, dated 1920, signed and titled verso with affixed label possibly from a museum, gilded frame with minor wear, 23 1/2" x 28 1/2". From the Collection of Professor Robert Bailey.
Condition Report: Several minor scattered spots of inpaint, small fleck of paint loss in lower right corner.View additional info
Description: TURCKE, Franz Theodor, (German, 1877-1957): Panoramic Landscape with Sun Rising over Village, Oil/Canvas, 28'' x 39 5/8'', titled in German verso, signed on the canvas lower right, also signed verso.
Condition Report: Scattered craquelure throughout, some touch-up of inpaint in upper left corner, and pinpoint indentation in lower left corner.View additional info and full condition report
Description: HURT, Louis Bosworth, (United Kingdom, 1856-1929): ''Glen Logan, Kinlochewe'', Scottish Highlands Scene, Oil/Canvasboard, signed lower left, titled verso in pencil, 13" x 19", signed lower left, encased in painted oak frame with wear, 19" x 25".
Condition Report: Needs cleaning, several areas of paint fleck and loss.View additional info
Description: TOWLE LADY DIANA STERLING FLATWARE SET: Approx. 64 pieces in the Lady Diana pattern by Towle Silversmiths to include 8 forks (7 1/4''), 8 salad forks (6 1/4''), 10 teaspoons (5 5/8''), 6 soup spoons (7''), 8 hollow knives (9 3/8''), 8 butter knives (5 7/8''), master butter (6 7/8''), 6 demitasse spoons (4 1/4''), 6 cocktail forks (5 5/8''), olive fork (6''), lemon fork (5 1/2''), cream ladle (5 5/8''), sugar scoop (5 3/4''), sugar tongs (3 7/8''), serving spoon (8 1/8''), serving fork (7 3/4''), jelly server (6 1/2''), hollow cake / pie server (9 1/2''), hollow carving set (fork 8 3/4'', knife 10''), child's fork monogrammed Leslie (4 1/4''). All other pieces monogrammed ''N'' Approx. 63.8 troy oz. Sold with silver chest, 2 7/8'' h. x 15 1/4'' x 11 1/4''.
Condition Report: Shows signs of use, scratches. One demitasse spoon blunted.View additional info
Description: TOWLE PAUL REVERE STERLING FLATWARE SET: Approx. 32 pieces in the Paul Revere pattern by Towle Silversmiths to include 8 forks (7 3/4''), 8 salad forks (5 3/4''), 8 teaspoons (5 3/4''), 8 hollow knives (9 3/4''). All monogrammed ''N''. Sold with 6 Webster sterling nut dishes 2 5/8'' dia. Sold with silver chest 6 1/4'' h. x 16 1/4'' x 12''. Approx. 36.6 troy oz.
Condition Report: Shows varying signs of use, scratches.View additional info
Description: PAIR CARVED GILT ITALIAN CHAIRS: Carved gilt wood frames with shell and foliate crest and skirt. Tacked purple and ivory upholster on back, seat and arm rests. 38 1/4" h. x 25 1/4" x 26".
Condition Report: One is missing piece on shell crest, both have loss of gilt.View additional info
Description: PLATINUM 1.50 CT CENTER DIAMOND RING: Hand crafted ring centering an Old European cut diamond, approx. 1.50 Ct., rated VS1 in clarity and K color. Framing this diamond are 14 old European cut diamonds totaling approx. .70 Ct, averaging VS1-VS2 and G-H color. Total diamond weight: 2.20 Ct. Size 6. Weight 8.90 grams. Sold with the current Gesner Appraisal Services GIA graduate gemologist appraisal for $15,550.View additional info
Description: ART DECO PLATINUM DIAMOND RING: Platinum filigree ring centers an approx. 1 Ct transitional round brilliant diamond of SI1 clarity and H color. The mounting has an additional 8 round single cut diamonds totaling .25 Ct., averaging VS in clarity and G-H color. The 8 rectangular scissors cut sapphires are synthetic. Size 5. Weight: 7.6 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $10,500.View additional info
Description: STAHL, Emile, (German, 1847-1938): Urban Scene with Street Peddler Pushing Cart, Oil/Canvas, 20" x 24", signed lower right, dated '34, signed and dated verso, fine contemporary silver gilt frame, 28 1/2" x 32 1/2".View additional info
Description: TUBBECKE, Paul Wilhelm, (German, 1848-1924): Country Landscape with Cottage, Oil/Board, 17 3/4" x 24", signed lower right, encased in fine contemporary frame, 21 1/2" x 27 3/4". From the Collection of Professor Robert Bailey
Condition Report: Ready to hang, has been cleaned with sporadic inpaint restoration most notable in the sky.View additional info
Description: CHAGALL, Marc, (French, 1887-1985): ''Concert in the Park'', Lithograph, Sight size 23'' x 17'', pencil signed lower right, #'d 43/50 lower left, encased in lacquer frame with wear, 30 1/2'' x 25''.
Condition Report: There is a handling crease extending from upper left corner to mid margin.View additional info
Description: FRENCH STYLE MARBLE TOP ORMOLU BOMBE CHEST: Green variegated marble top. Bombe base with 2 diamond pattern inlaid drawers, ormolu mounts. Measures 35 1/2" h. x 45" x 19 1/2".
Condition Report: Chips to veneer, repair to one corner of marble.View additional info
Description: 1.37 CTW MARQUISE DIAMOND RING: 14K yellow gold ring centers one marquise brilliant cut diamond. approx. .97 Ct., Rated I1 in clarity and I in color. At the sides are four marquise cut diamonds. totaling approx. .40 Ct. Rated SI in clarity and J-K in color. The diamonds are prong set. Size: 7.5. Weight: 2.9 grams.View additional info
Description: PLATINUM 8.77 CTW DIAMOND CHAIN NECKLACE: Handmade Art Deco style necklace of 21 old European cut diamonds totaling approx. 8.77ctw, VS1-SI2 clarity H-I color. Bezel set. The platinum lobster clasp is set with a diamond. Length: 16"l. Weight: 10.9 grams. Sold with current Atlanta Gemological GIA graduates appraisal, retail replacement value $36,000.View additional info
Description: NICOLE MILLER FOR EXCELSIOR DESIGNER FURNITURE: Fine Italian designer furniture. Square dining table and 10 chairs, 2 having arms. High glass Brandy Ribbon mahogany, tapered legs capped with brushed stainless steel. The table measures approx. 30" high x 58" square.
Condition Report: Please note condition. Call with questions.View additional info
Description: FELICE ANTONIO BOTTA ITALIAN ACRYLIC LAMP: Shaped acrylic base with original label ''feliceantonio botta designer firenze/italy''. Single socket, base measures 11 1/2'' h. x 4 3/4'' x 3 1/4''. Overall 26 1/4'' h. Sold with cloth shade, 12 1/2'' h. x 16 1/4'' x 10''.
Condition Report: Minor scratches to acrylic.View additional info
Description: CAPPIELLO FRENCH POSTER 1933 BAUDIN: Sight size 61 1/2'' x 45 1/4'', encased in contemporary black frame 65'' x 49''.
Condition Report: Laid down, visible fold creases, sporadic staining in the margins, pin holes in corners, several minor abrasions.View additional info