Estate Antiques Fine Art & Jewelry Auction (440 Lots)
440 lots with images
December 9, 2012Live Auction
St. Petersburg, FL, USA
December 9, 2012Live Auction
St. Petersburg, FL, USA
Description: CAST IRON SIGNAL CANNON: Japanned black finish to cast iron barrel and mounts. Brown painted wood carriage, all mounted to wood base. Barrel length 11", overall 7" h. x 13 1/2" x 8".
Condition Report: Wear to base, not fireable.View additional info
Description: ANTIQUE TELEPHONE BOOTH WITH PHONE: Right hand side mount to wall or other booths leaves right hand side unfinished. 2 sliding front doors. Metal clad interior with period rotary phone inside. Sold with unattached replacement handle included with phone.
Condition Report: In need of some conservation, recently fumigated within the last 30 days.View additional info
Description: UCRA MARBLE ART DECO CLOCK GARNITURE SET: Figural cast metal borzoi dog on two toned marble case. Ucra time only movement. 8 1/2'' h. x 18 3/4'' x 4 1/4''. Sold with 2 matching garniture, 6 1/4'' h. x 4'' x 3 1/4''.
Condition Report: Chips to marble at lower edges, currently running however not guaranteed to continue.View additional info
Description: FIGURAL BUCKING BRONCO ONYX MANTLE CLOCK: Figural bronzed and gilt finish cowboy on a bucking bronco horse, green onyx base and frame for electric Lanshire movement clock. 11 1/2 h. x 14" x 5 1/4".
Condition Report: Minor areas of gilt finish loss.View additional info
Description: FIGURAL ART DECO BRONZE SIGNED BAL: Figures of a seated maiden holding a flower and a German shepherd dog mounted to marble base. Signed H. Bal on woman. Measures 7'' h. x 15 3/4'' x 4 3/4''.View additional info
Description: FRENCH ART DECO FIGURAL LAMP: Central glass shade flanked by gazelles, mounted on a marble base. Re wired for US. Sold with French electrical elements. 7" h x 12 1/2" x 3 1/2".View additional info
Description: FISHER, Leonard Everett, (American, 1924- ): Speak Easy Bustling Interior Scene with Patrons and Police Officer, Charcoal, Sight size 10 1/2'' x 15 3/4'', signed lower left, no glass to frame, 18 1/2'' x 24 1/4''.View additional info
Description: 1.35 CTW DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS: 14K white gold earrings, diamonds average I1 in clarity and JK color. Bezel set. Post and clutch closure.View additional info
Description: 8.00 CT GARNET RING: 14K yellow gold ring contains on oval shaped cabochon cut garnet. Weight: 8.00 Ct. Approx. The garnet is bezel set. Weight: 8.0 grams. Size: 7View additional info
Description: VICTORIAN RUBY LUSTER CONVERTED TO LAMP: Applied decoration with crystal prisms. Affixed to pierced metal base. Measures 16" h. x 8". Prisms measures 8 3/4" and 6" overall.
Condition Report: Chips to nearly every prism, loss of decoration.View additional info
Description: SEMI-ANTIQUE PERSIAN HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 2'6" x 8'1": This rug has another variation of a traditional Sarouk design but is better classified as a Lillihan. The runner has a row running down the center of sprays of flowers that form loosely drawn medallions. The red field serves as a good background for the flower medallions in colors of pale green, pale yellow, rust, black, blues, and white. The main borders black ground does a great job of framing the center of the runner. This would be an attractive, yet sturdy addition to go with your room size Sarouk. Condition is good, with evenly low pile.View additional info
Description: DANIELS, Johnny (American, 20th Century): Florida Highwaymen backwaters sunset scene with palm trees and 4 birds in flight, Oil/Masonite, signed lower right, 24'' x 12'', framed in molding frame, 26 3/4'' x 14 1/2''.View additional info
Description: 4 TILE TOP TABLES COMBINE AS ONE: 4 separate tile top tables, each with 3 tiles depicting various agrarian or genre scenes and one plain tile, can be used independently or combined into one low table. Each table measures 14" h. x 17".
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use, some tiles have excess mortar on edges.View additional info
Description: THOMASVILLE CHINA OR CURIO CABINET: Shaped pediment over 4 glass top doors, illuminated interior with 2 glass shelves each section. Over 2 half length drawers and 4 doors. Burl veneer accents. Measures 83 3/4" h. x 65" x 18 3/4".View additional info
Description: ROYAL DOULTON CHINA SERVICE "OLD COLONY": Approx. 156 pieces to include 19 dinner plates, (10 5/8), 21 salad plates, 12 luncheon plates, 10 bread plates, 12 cream soups, 12 soup bowls (1 chip), 7 cereal bowls, 12 dessert bowls, 12 cups, 14 saucers (fit both cream soups and tea), 7 demi cups with 8 saucers, 2 cake serving plates (10 1/4"), two platters, 16" and 13 1/4", 2 open vegetable, 1 gravy with underplate, 1 creamer, 1 covered sugar, and covered vegetable.View additional info
Description: 14k WHITE AND YELLOW TWO TONE GOLD & DIAMOND RING: At the center is an approx. .45 Ct round brilliant diamond of SI1 clarity and G color. Additional stones are 14 round brilliant channel set diamonds totaling approx. .50 Ct., averaging VS in clarity and G-H in color. Size 8. Weight 11.7 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $4,350.View additional info
Description: RETRO TWO TONE GOLD DIAMOND ENGAGEMENT RING: 14K white and yellow gold ring centers an approx. .45 Ct round brilliant cut diamond rated SI2 in clarity and G color. Flanked by an additional 4 round brilliant diamonds totaling approx. .10 Ct. Size 5.75. Weight 3.1 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $2,250.View additional info
Description: SEMI-ANTIQUE NORTH WEST PERSIAN HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 3' 3"x 6' 3": This strikingly designed rug has a black ground field that is covered with rows of flowering trees in colors of rust, aqua and medium blue, peach, and white. The contrast of the design in these colors is one of the things that make this rug so attractive. Another is that the main border has a motif of turtles executed in the same colors as those found in the field of the rug. These turtles have been placed on a white ground that is separated by a geometric design that encapsulates each turtle. The guard borders of "barber pole" rust and white and the other small borders with their flower heads and vines are like those seen in Caucasian rugs. This is probably a Kurdish Persian rug, a compilation of the good features of several different types of rugs.
Condition Report: There is an old latex patch that is only visible from the back of the rug. Also small hole as pictured and the ends are frayed and need overcasting.View additional info and full condition report
Description: SET OF 12 SERVICE PLATES: Central bird design with lacy gilding over dark green border. 11" dia. JKW, Wesern German.View additional info
Description: EARLY 1900'S CARVED OAK TRIPLE BOW CHINA CURIO: Ornately carved crest with masqueron and foliate scroll, beveled glass mirror, carved lion heads in profile on supports for upper shelf. Carved lion masquerons on columns surmounting door. Paw front feet. 75 1/2" h.x 40" x 19".
Condition Report: Right side glass intact, door and left side glass plastic replacement.View additional info
Description: COLLECTION OF CUPS & SAUCERS: An assembled 27 sets with highlighted makers to include Royal Stafford, Rosenthal, Theodore Haviland, Crown Staffordshire, Foley, Coalport, Royal Albert, Ansley and others. Sold with dessert plate for Royal Stafford, unmatched cup, Buckingham Palace mug, and saucer.
Condition Report: While we do our best, a chip may have gone unnoticed.View additional info
Description: CASTELLON, Federico Cristencia, (American, 1914-1971): 2 Lithographs, ''The Alchemist'' & ''Hermes, Hygera, Alschlapuis, & Panacea'', 20'' x 16'', both are pencil signed and titled, encased in matching gold frames with wear 24'' x 20''.
Condition Report: One is missing glass has several small scrapes in the lower left corner, there is some very mild toning.View additional info
Description: CUT GLASS & BRONZE? FIGURAL COMPOTE GARNITURE SET: To include compote with cut glass top, figural bronze? / brass? putti body and cut glass base. 5 1/2" h. x 9" dia. Sold with 2 matching candleholders, 6 1/2" h.View additional info
Description: 14K ROSE GOLD AMETHYST & DIAMOND RING: 14K rose gold ring centers an approx. 14.21 Ct rectangular mixed cut amethyst, VVS in clarity. The filigree setting is studded with 6 round brilliant diamonds totaling .03 Ct., averaging VS in clarity and G-H color. Amethyst is prong, diamonds deep set. Size 6.5. Weight 2.7 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $1000.View additional info
Description: ROSE GOLD 6.79 CT PEAR SHAPED AMETHYST & DIAMOND RING: 14K rose gold ring centers an approx. 6.79 Ct amethyst, VVs in clarity. Framed by 33 round brilliant diamonds totaling .24 Ct., averaging VS in clarity and G-H color. Stones are prong set. Size 6.5. Weight 2.7 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $1055.View additional info
Description: PEAR SHAPED AMETHYST & DIAMOND EARRINGS: 14K rose gold earrings of two pear shaped mixed cut amethysts totaling approx. 13.96CTW, rated VVS in clarity. Framed by 66 round brilliant cut diamonds totaling approx. .52 Ct., averaging VS in clarity. All stones are prong set. Post and hinged clip closures. Weight 3.4 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $2000.View additional info
Description: SIMMONS, Edward Emerson, (American, 1852-1931): ''Stormy Day'', Oil/Canvasboard, 16'' x 20'', signed lower right, titled in pencil verso, encased in painted and carved frame with wear 23 1/4'' x 27 1/4''.View additional info
Description: PAIR METAL CLAD MIRRORS: Arched shape, the frames clad in tooled metal. Measure approx. 47'' x 24''.View additional info
Description: SEMI-ANTIQUE PERSIAN SAROUK HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 3' 1" x 4' 5": This Sarouk has the traditional colors and designs that are found in rugs woven in this part of Persia "Iran". The pretty red ground is covered with a profusion of small flower heads executed in colors of two shades of blue, white, rust, yellow-beige, and black for the outlines and stems or vines. There is a central white larger flower head that has four white lines that go out like compass direction pointers, except that these have flowers branching out from them!
Condition Report: There is a small spot on the surface of the rug that can probably be removed by a professional cleaner.View additional info
Description: LORUSSO, Joseph, (American, 1966-): ''At The Cafe'', Oil/Board, 20'' x 20'', signed lower right, custom painted and gilded frame, 25 1/2'' x 25 1/2'', Meyer Gallery label affixed verso. Original Meyer Gallery receipt for $3,400.00, along with articles about the artist from Focus/Santa Fe 2001, Southwestern Art October, 2001, and American Artist, February, 1999.View additional info
Description: SEMI-ANTIQUE PERSIAN HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 2' 3 1/2" x 3'10": This Persian rug has the traditional design motifs of a Sarouk but is probably better classified as a Lillihan. It has the typical sprays of flowers in medium, dark and light blue, pale yellow, peach and salmon on a pretty salmon colored field. A distinctive feature of this rug is the multiple small borders that frame the field. Usually there are only three borders. Condition is good.View additional info
Description: 5 GEMSTONE STACKING RINGS: 14K white, yellow and rose gold rings contain gemstones including citrine, garnet, blue topaz, amethyst and peridot. The gemstones are bezel set. Weight: 8.0 grams.View additional info
Description: VICTORIAN BUTTERCUP DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS: 14K yellow gold diamond ear studs totaling approx. .50 Ct., rated VS-SI in clarity and H-I color. Post and nut closures. Weight 1.8 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $1200.View additional info
Description: C. WALLING 14K GEOMETRIC NECKLACE: 14K yellow gold necklace with batons, beads and geometric shapes. Weight: 15.0 grams Length: 14'' Signed: C. WallingView additional info
Description: 6 PAGES OF ANCIENT 18TH CENTURY ENGRAVED SEALS: 2 colored pages engraved by George Vertue for The Society of Antiquarys in London, dated 1736, approx.. 21" x 13 ½"; 2 pages engraved by G Zuliani in Parma dated 1769, 22: x 16 ¼"; 1 page engraved by Simone Ravenet dated 1769, approx. 22" x 13 ¼"; and 1 page engraved by G. Parini in Parma dated 1769, approx. 22" x 16 ¼". Sold as a lot
Condition Report: Toning and creases, sold as is.View additional info
Description: 4 GEORGE EDWARDS 18TH CENTURY ORNITHOLOGICAL COLORED ETCHINGS: Lot of 4 Bird prints by George Edwards, one of the foremost naturalists of the Age of Enlightenment (1700-1800). Plate 74, Parrot & Dragonfly, 1745, approx. 11 ¼" x 9"; Plate 114, The Three Toed Wood Pecker, 1748, approx. 11 ¼" x 9"; Plate 230, The Blue-Faced Green Parrot; Le perroquetvert facê de bleu, 1755, approx. 11 ¼" x 9"; Plate 346, The Wall Creeper of Surinam and The Great Swallow-tailed Butterfly from China, done in the 70th year of the artists age, approx. 11 ¼" x 9".
Condition Report: All prints with decorative oval mat framing set with glue that is old and now separating, perhaps allowing for full restoration to their original state.View additional info and full condition report
Description: 9 EARLY ENGRAVINGS VASI BARDI LOGE PELTRO: 3 Eighteenth Century Etchings of Rome G. Vasi: 1) Plate 23, Piazza di Monte Citorio Etching, Giuseppe Vasi, 15 ½" x 10 5/8"; 2) Plate Palazzo Mattei Etching, Giuseppe Vasi, 15 ½" x 10 5/8"; 3) Chiesa di S Mariia in Via Lata, Guiseppi Vasi, approx.. 15 ½" x 10 5/8". 2 Eighteenth Century Copperplate engravings, One page: 1) Plate 97, De Stad Weesphet gesigt komende van de Uitermeersche Sluis. = La Ville de Weesp, Prenant sa Veue du cote de l'Uitermeerse sluis, Plate 98. 2 Lorenzo Bardi Antique Engravings of France: 1) Lorenzo Bardi Engraving Ca 1830, Vue de la Place, et de l'Eglise de la Sainte Croix, approx. 15 ¼" x 10 ½", 2) Entree Dans La Ville De La Porte S Gallo, approx.. 15 ½" x 10 ½". 2 pages, 4 18th Century Engravings: 1) View of Lord Stormont's House, near Wandsworth in Surrey London: Published by Alexr. Hogg, at the Kings Arms, No.16, Paternoster Row, May 22, 1784; View of Lord Stormont's House, near Sandsworth in Surrey, London: Published by Alexr. Hogg, at the Kings Arms, No.16, Paternoster Row, May 22, 1784; 3) A View of the Church of St. Pancras in the County of Middlesex and A View of Hornsey Church in Middle sex with the adjacent Country engraved by Lodge or Peltro published in Boswell's Antiquities, about 1786 Published according to Act of Parliament, by Alexr. Hogg, No.16, Paternoster Row Copper engraving. All pieces un-matted and unframed.
Condition Report: Foxing and toning, creases in margins, sold as-is.View additional info
Description: 18TH C. ETCHING THE NORTH EAST VIEW OF KING ALFRED'S HALL: After Thomas Robins, Ca 1763, View of the landscape gardens at Cirencester Park, with the 'ruins' of King Alfred's Hall; low, broken walls at right, castellated gatehouse and walls at left; in the foreground, standing between tall trees, a man and woman conversing at left, another woman holding her hand out to a man standing with two others at right. Inscribed and Lettered with title and following lines: 'Tradition says that a treaty was sign'd here with Gormandus the Dane. It is certain that a street and some remains of a castle or tower at Cirencester still bear his name. Production detail lower left, "Thos: Robins delin 1763". Approx. 19 ½" x 13 ¼"
Condition Report: Toning, margin creases. Sold as-isView additional info
Description: 2 PC FLORENTINE ILLUSTRATED CALIGRAPHY GAETANO GIARRE: 1) Cerca il Saggio la Gloria, Florence, ca 1797-1811. 2) Col rabbuffato crin dorgoglio piena Fenta spesso Ignorangzaerger sua testa, Colored engravings of Italian poems decorated with whimsical Rococo decorations comprised of stylized urns, plants, birds, insects and animals, intended to teach penmanship and calligraphy.
Condition Report: Laid down, missing margins. Sold as-isView additional info
Description: HAND-COLOURED AQUATINT BY ROBERT HAVELL AFTER GEORGE WALKER: ''The Cloth Dressers'' Plate 6 from The Costume of Yorkshire by George Walker, published 1813 by Robinson & Son of Leeds. The image shows a textile worker cropping or trimming woolen cloth with shears, after combing it with teasels to raise the nap. 10 3/8'' x 14 3/4'', matted 19'' x 16''.
Condition Report: Toning, tear to edge hidden by mat, sold as-is.View additional info
Description: LE VEAU ETCHING HOSPICE DU ST. BERNARD DU COTÉ DU VAL D'AOST: Plate 153 from the book ZURLAUBEN, Beat Fidel Antoine (Baron von Thurn und Gestelenburg) and Jean-Benjamin de LABORDE. Tableaux Topographiques, Pittoresques, Physiques, Historiques, Moraux, Politiques, Littéraires de la Suisse. Paris: Clousier and Lamy, 1780-1788. Legend reads "Le Drossa: le Batiment construit au pied de ce mont est contre les Avalanches, et la ligne qui le traverse sont les Canaux qui conduisent l'eau au Couvent. Partie du mont Velan couvert de Neige. Le Barasson" 19 3/4" X 12 1/4".
Condition Report: Toning and foxing, tear to edge, sold as-is.View additional info
Description: ALLEGORY OF BRITAIN CONQUERING FRANCE COLORED ENGRAVING 1816: Frontspiece engraving from "The History of England" from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution By David Hume. Depicting Britannia crowned by Victory, trampling upon the chains of France, holds in her right hand the Trident of Neptune, as Mistress of the Ocean, in her left hand Magna Charta, whilst Fame is proclaiming to the World the Glory of her Arms, by pointing to some of her principle Battles inscribed on her Shield, which is supported by the Genius of Commerce; beneath are the Emblems of antient and modern Warfare. London, Published by Richd Evans Whites Row, Spitalfields 1816. Similar copy resides in the McGill University Napoleon Collection. 15 1/2" x 9 1/2".
Condition Report: Toning and foxing, tear to edge, sold as-is.View additional info
Description: BRONZE INK WELL FIGURAL DRAGONFLY FINIAL: Bronze inkwell with dragonfly finial on hinged lid, berries and leaves from handles. Mounted to black painted wood base. Overall 7" h. x 5".View additional info
Description: GILBRETH, T.S. (American, 1946- ): ''Spanish Gift'', Bronze, 17 1/4'' h., x 16 1/2'' w., incised signature along with incised title, #'d 4/18, dated '86, affixed to beveled wooden plinth, 20'' overall in height.View additional info
Description: CABOCHON AMETHYST & DIAMOND NECKLACE: 14k rose gold pendant and chain, the round cabochon cut amethyst is approx. 3.28 Ct., VVS clarity, 10mm dia. The gentle curves of the prong are deep set with 10 round brilliant diamonds, approx. .04 Ct. Chain 16"l. Weight 2 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $450.View additional info
Description: 14K ROSE GOLD AMETHYST & DIAMOND EARRINGS: Two cabochon cut amethyst total approx. 4.21 Ct, each 8 mm. The 16 round brilliant cut diamonds total .07 Ct., VS clarity. Deep set diamonds, prong set amethyst. Post and nut closures. Length 1". Weight 1.7 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $475.View additional info
Description: ROSE GOLD AMETHYST & DIAMOND RING: 14K rose gold ring centers an approx. 3.28 Ct cabochon cut amethyst, 10mm, VVS clarity. The graceful curves of the prongs contain 44 round brilliant deep set diamonds totaling approx. .17 Ct., VS in clarity. Size 6.5. Weight 2.3 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $750.View additional info
Description: AUTH, Robert, (American, 1926-2011): ''Idaholandscape1172'', Oil/Canvas, 36'' x 59'', signed lower right, marked 1172, thin line wood frame 36 1/2'' x 58 1/2''. This painting was used on the cover of Auth's illustrated memoir ''Francie's Camera''.
Condition Report: Several pinpoint punctures, minor scuffs/abrasions, could use cleaning.View additional info
Description: AUTH, Robert, (American, 1926-2011): ''Nuvista6173'', Oil/Canvas, 42'' x 81 1/4'', signed lower right, marked 6173, unframed. This painting is included in Auth's illustrated memoirs ''Francie's Camera''.
Condition Report: Needs light cleaning, several mild abrasions.View additional info
Description: MODERN ILLUMINATED UPRIGHT DISPLAY CABINET: Glass doors on top and bottom with 5 glass shelves. Overall 82" h. x 35" x 15".View additional info