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: 4 FRENCH GILDED SIDE CHAIRS: Carved ribbon crest, carved and shaped gilt decorated frames with foliate motif upholstered backs and seats. 38 1/4" h. x 20 1/2" x 21".
Condition Report: Stains to at least one seat, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: GILT WOOD CHEVAL DRESSING MIRROR: Carved gilt wood frame mirror, pivots on a gilt wood stand. Overall 61 1/2" h. x 25 1/2" x 17".View additional info
Description: 1888 GORHAM STERLING SILVER REPOUSSE BOWL: Heavy repousse floral motif bowl, pattern 2585, 1888 date stamp. Monogrammed on base. 3 1/2'' h. x 8 1/4'' dia. Approx. 13.5 troy oz.
Condition Report: Dings and scratches to be expected.View additional info
Description: RUSSIAN SILVER PLIQUE A JOUR SPOON: Russian 84 zolotnik silver mark with vermiel wash, plique a jour and enamel on back of bowl, enamel at top of handle. Sold as marked. 5 1/4'' long, approx. 1.4 troy oz. inclusive.View additional info
Description: CONTINENTAL SILVER PLIQUE A JOUR SPOON: Unknown maker, most likely Norwegian, with plique a jour bowl and handle, twist shaft with a loop in center. Overall measures 5'' l.
Condition Report: One pane has damage.View additional info
Description: CHOISY LE ROI MAJOLICA FERNER: With blue, burgundy and tan glaze, metal insert. Underglaze mark on base with impressed Y 1252. Measures 5'' h. x 13'' x 9 1/2''.;.
Condition Report: Note several chips, damage to insert.View additional info
Description: 1.20 CT FLOATING DIAMOND RING: 18K yellow gold ring centers an approx. 1.20 Ct round brilliant cut diamond rated VS1 in clarity and M color. Flanked by an additional 6 round brilliant diamonds totaling approx. .40 Ct., averaging VS-SI in clarity and G-H color. Size 7. Weight 11.8 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $8,450.View additional info
Description: THREE STONE DIAMOND RING 1.32 CT CENTER: 14K yellow gold ring centers an approx. 1.32 Ct round brilliant diamond of I1 clarity and G color. Flanked by 2 round brilliant diamonds totaling .40 Ct., averaging VS-SI clarity and I-J color. Size 6.5. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $8750.View additional info
Description: 8 HAND COLORED ENGRAVINGS OF NOBILITY: 8 pieces total all after the original artist with 6 from Jacob Houbraken (Dutch 1698-1780) to include 1) ''James Graham, Marquis of Montrose'', impression 14 3/4'' x 91/4'', overall 17'' x 10 5/8''. 2) ''Sir Francis Bacon, Viscount St. Albans, Lord Chancellor'', impression 14 1/4'' x 9 1/4'', overall 17'' x 10 5/8''. 3) ''Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey'', impression 14 1/2'' x 9 1/4'', overall 17 1/4'' x 12 1/8''. 4) ''George Hamilton, Earl of Orkney'', impression 14 3/4'' x 9 1/4'', overall 17 3/8'' x 11 3/4''. 5) ''William Waynfleet, Bishop of Winchester'', impression 14 3/4'' x 9 1/4'', overall 17 3/8'' x 12 1/4''. 6) ''Thomas Lord Fairfax'', impression 14 1/2'' x 9'', overall 17'' x 10 5/8''. Jacob learned the art of engraving from his father, Arnold Houbraken (1660-1719). In 1707 he moved to Amsterdam, where for years he helped his father with his magnum opus, his art historical work De Groote Schouburgh der Nederlantsche konstschilders en schilderessen (1718-1721). 2 others by George Vertue to include 7) ''George Morley, Bishop of Winchester'', impression 14'' x 9 1/4'', overall 17'' x 10 1/2''. 8) ''Francis, Earl of Bedford'', impression 14 1/4'' x 9 1/4'', overall 17'' x 10 5/8''. All are loose.
Condition Report: Toning, foxing, corner bends and edge tears. Sold as-is.View additional info
Description: 3 BOWLES & CARVER HAND TINTED CITY VIEW ENGRAVINGS: 3 pieces total to include 1) ''A General View of the City and Fortification of Malta'', impression 7'' x 11'', overall page 9'' x 14''. 2) ''A General View of the City of Dantzick'', impression 7'' x 11'', overall page 9'' x 14''. 3) ''A General View of the City of Constantinople, impression 6 3/4'' x 10 3/4'', page 9 1/8'' x 14''. All taped down on corners and matted. The firm of Bowles & Carver flourished in London from 1793 until 1832. Upon the death of Carington Bowles (1724-1793), his firm was taken over by his son Henry Carington Bowles (1763-1830). Bowles and (Samuel) Carver published prints and maps from old copper plates and disseminated them throughout the world. That they were targeting multinational markets is evident by the use of two or more languages in the text of the prints they chose to publish. The gracefulness of the lines on these landscapes shows a marked improvement on the primitive vues d'optique that were published in France and Germany in earlier decades. Overall measurement of each in mat 13 1/2'' x 16 7/8''.
Condition Report: All have tears and missing pieces in margins, toning, spotting, fingerprints. #3 shows smudging in text. Sold as-is.View additional info
Description: UNIQUE DIAMOND LAUREL WREATH RING: 18k white gold band ring in the form of a wreath or corona, centering a round brilliant diamond, approx. .24 Ct.. VS1 in clarity and F color. An additional 48 round brilliant diamonds total approx. .29 Ct., averaging VS in clarity and F color. Center stone is bezel set, others diamonds are bead set. Size 6. Weight 5.4 grams.View additional info
Description: 14K RUBY RING: 14K yellow gold flower head ring centers 18 round mixed cut rubies totaling approx. 1.50 Ct. Rated VS-SI in clarity (Type II), stpR in Hue, 4 in Tone and 4 in Saturation. The rubies are prong set. Weight: 12.7 grams. Size: 4.5View additional info
Description: 18K RUBY RING: 18K yellow gold ring contains 5 round mixed cut rubies. Weight: .50 Ct. Approx. Rated SI in clarity (Type II), stpR in Hue, 4 in Tone and 4 in Saturation. The rubies are prong set. Weight: 6.5 grams. Size: 5.5 Signed: Tiffany & Co.View additional info
Description: 14K GOLD 1.76ctw DIAMOND & MOISSANITE RING: Lady's 14k yellow gold ring, set with 46 round brilliant cut diamonds, approx 1.36ctw, clarity SI, color I-K; 26 straight and tapered baguette cut diamonds, approx. .40ctw, clarity SI, color G-I; centered by 6.5mm Moissanite, overall approx. 13.7 grams, size 7. Specs and retail replacement value of $4200 provided by Classic Creations of Venice Florida.View additional info
Description: LLADRO PORCELAIN FIGURINE ''CALL OF THE SEA'': #1814, Jose Puche sculptor, issued 1997 retired 2006, Limited Edition 26/500, approx. 12''h. x 29'' x 13'', sold with base 1 7/8'' x 29 7/8'' x 11 7/8'' and framed certificate.View additional info
Description: LLADRO PORCELAIN FIGURINE ''GENTLE MOMENT'': #3564, Jose Puche sculptor, issued 1994 retired 2002, Limited Edition #960/1000, approx. 17 3/4'' x 19 3/4'', sold with base 1 3/4'' x 15'' x 11 5/8'' and framed certificate.
Condition Report: Professional restoration to flowers.View additional info
Description: LOETZ IRIDESCENT GLASS VASE WITH SNAKE: Green iridescent vase with applied snake encircling vase. Measures 10" h. x 6 1/4" x 4 3/4".
Condition Report: Chip at pontil.View additional info
Description: FRENCH EBONIZED DRESSING TABLE: Ebonized wood top with lift top center opening to reveal compartmented interior. 4 drawers, applied ormolu, ebonized and gilt carved wood decoration. 8 tapered legs. 29 1/2" h. x 49 1/4" x 23 1/2".
Condition Report: Loss of inlay and attached decoration, scratches to surface, please call for condition.View additional info
Description: EDWARDIAN ETAGERE DISPLAY CABINET: Central section with beveled oval mirror surrounded by mirrored back, glass front display cases. Measures approx. 67" tall x 47" wide x 17" deep.
Condition Report: Used condition, also the mirror has loss of silver.View additional info
Description: GERMAN PATE SUR PATE DOUBLE HANDLED VASE: Woman with flowing dress and flowers over green background motif with gilt border, iridescent marbleized glaze over balance of body. Unknown mark "Marmora"? on base. Measures 7" h. x 4 1/2".View additional info
Description: ROYAL DUX FIGURINE OF YOUNG MAN ON HORSEBACK WITH HUNTING DOGS: Figure of hunter with horn on horseback with 3 dogs running along. Pink triangular plaque, Royal Dux stamp and impressed II 227 54 mark under base, most of a foil label to outer back. Approx. 19 3/4'' h. x 15 1/2'' x 8 1/4''View additional info
Description: CIAPPA, Carlo, (Italian, 19th/20th Century): Mediterranean Harbor Scene with Boats on Shore, Oil/Canvas, 24" x 36", signed lower left, encased in Tuscan period carved and painted frame 31 1/2" x 43".
Condition Report: Several scattered abrasions and pencil marks, sold as is.View additional info
Description: BERGMAN STYLE AUSTRIAN COLD PAINTED ORIENTALIST FIGURAL LAMP: Signed ''Made in Austria AP.'' Vendor standing on a rug, under a palm tree. Measures 17'' tall x 10'' x 7'' overall.
Condition Report: There is minor paint loss, break at one of the fronds.View additional info
Description: WALNUT HUTCH CABINET: Open top section with carved & shaped crest. 2 shelves with gallery front and plate grooves. Base with 4 doors and shaped legs. 81 3/4" h. x 68 1/2" x 18 1/2".
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use, missing small section left front.View additional info
Description: WILLIAMS, Richards, (American, ): Illustration for Drambuie Liquor. As the story goes, a atirical dipiction, as Madd Magazine is so famous for, of an angry crowd viewing the lynching of the tardy Drambuie delivery man. Oil/Board, 18 3/8'' x 19 1/2'', monogrammed RW lower right, encased in contemporary frame 21 1/2'' x 20 1/2''. Williams was a prolific illustrator for Mad Magazine.View additional info
Description: HUTSCHENREUTHER PORCELAIN FIGURAL GROUP: Classic depiction of 3 girls dancing in a ring. Lorenz Hutschenreuther paper label and ink mark. Approx. 4 1/4"h. x 5" dia.View additional info
Description: HUTSCHENREUTHER PORCELAIN FIGURAL GROUP: Depicting a dance couple. Blanc de chine with red orange highlights. Measures approx. 11 1/4"h. x 9 1/2".View additional info
Description: VLAMINCK, Maurice de (French, 1876-1958): French Village with Bridge over a Canal, Sketch, Charcoal/Pencil, 10'' x 13'', signed lower right, gold frame, 17 1/2'' x 21 1/4''. The artist Georges Wilmet was an associate of Vlaminck's; this is from his personal collection, descended through the family.View additional info
Description: HUTSCHENREUTHER PORCELAIN FIGURINE: Depicting a mother finding joy with her child. Approx. 8" h. x 5".View additional info
Description: 18K TIFFANY & CO. WEDDING BAND: Nicely detailed 18K yellow gold wedding band or just because ring, size 10. Signed: Tiffany & Co. Weight: 10.8 grams.View additional info
Description: UNUSUAL PLATINUM DIAMOND RING: Platinum ring centers an approx. .80 Ct period transitional cut diamond of VS1 clarity and H color. The ''leaf'' design in the mounting contains 4 marquise and 2 round full cut diamonds totaling approx. .25 Ct., averaging VS in clarity and G-H in color. Size 6.5. Weight 4.2 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $6,350.View additional info
Description: 2 PLATINUM WEDDING BANDS, EACH SIZE 9.5: Band 4.00 mm wide, size: 9.5. Band 5.00 mm wide, Size: 9.5 Weight: 19.5 grams. One is a comfort fit, one has beaded edge.View additional info
Description: GENTS 3 STONE DIAMOND RING: 14K white gold ring contains 3 round brilliant cut diamonds. Weight: .75 Ct. Approx. The diamonds average VS in clarity and G-H in color. The diamonds are prong set. Size 9. Weight: 11.1 gramsView additional info
Description: ST LOUIS FINE FRENCH CRYSTAL IN THE TOMMY PATTERN: 33 pieces to include 8 green wine hocks (7 3/4''), 7 goblets ( 7 1/4''), 8 sherbert champagnes (5 3/4''), 4 wine (6''0), and 6 cordial (3 3/4'').View additional info
Description: FRANCISCAN GREEN "ARCADIA" FINE CHINA: Approx. 105 pieces to include 15 dinner plates (10 1/2"), 15 salad, 16 bread, 11 soup bowls, 12 dessert bowls, 16 cups, 16 saucers, gravy (chip), 2 open vegetable and a 16" platter.View additional info
Description: CRANBERRY OVERLAY CUT CRYSTAL STEMWARE AND BOWLS: Set of 4 stems, 5 3/4", and 4 finger bowls, 4 1/4" dia.View additional info
Description: 14K LADY'S DECO GRUEN WRISTWATCH: 14K white gold lady's Gruen wristwatch. 40 round single cut diamonds. Weight: .33 Ct. Approx. Rated VS in clarity and G-H in color. Mechanical jeweled movement. The watch is running. Replacement black cord bracelet. Length: 6.5" Weight: 8.9 grams.View additional info
Description: 14K HAMILTON DIAMOND WRISTWATCH: 14K white gold lady's Hamilton wristwatch. Mechanical movement is running. Glass crystal. 41 round single cut and brilliant cut diamonds. Weight: 1.00 Ct. Approx. Rated VS in clarity and G-H in color. Weight: 18.9 grams. Length: 7"View additional info
Description: WMF SILVERPLATE REPOUSSE BOX: Hinged engraved lid features featuring depiction of Jean-Antoine Watteau's "Fetes Venietiennes" painting, also marked P. Gasson Sculpt. Rococo engraved sides, marked on base with WMF and purity markings. Wood lined interior with felt top. Measures 2 1/4" h. x 7" x 7".
Condition Report: Note loss of silverplate.View additional info
Description: 12 ARM GLASS CHANDELIER: Cut glass shaft with 12 rope twist glass arms. Diminutive cloth lamp shades. Approx. 31 3/4'' h. x 38'' dia.
Condition Report: One replacement arm of a different size.View additional info
Description: CIRCA 1920'S-1930'S CHINESE NICHOLS HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 10' 10" x 16' 6": This palace size rug has a mostly "fall" color palette with a rich brown border that is followed by an inner broken border with a swirly design of clouds and leaves in colors of beige, yellow, turquoise, and peach. The leaves of the border flow into the edges of the field and the center of the field has a very pale design of beige and pale turquoise leaves on a cream ground. This rug has elements of the Deco era in which it was created as well as more traditional formal Chinese motifs.
Condition Report: There is some shading of the wool but it doesn't really detract from the look of the rug.View additional info
Description: TWO TONE GOLD OPAL AND DIAMOND CLOVER PIN: 14K white with yellow gold brooch contains 30 round single cut diamonds and one old European round cut diamond. Weight: 1.05 Ct. Approx. The diamonds average VS in clarity and G in color. Three heart shaped cabochon cut opals. Weight: 1.50 Ct. Approx. Red/Orange and Blue/Green play-of-color. The diamonds are bead set. The opals are bezel set. Bar pin closure. Weight: 4.9 grams.View additional info
Description: DIAMOND WEDDING OR BRIDAL RING: 14K white and yellow gold ring centering an approx. .70 Ct round brilliant diamond of I1 clarity and G color. 15 additional channel set diamonds total .50 Ct., average VS in clarity and G-H color. Size 5. Weight 3.2 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $4,375.View additional info
Description: CARVED OAK DROP FRONT DESK: Carved drop front with single drawer and single shelf interior over 2 drawers. Carved and shaped skirt, shaped front legs. 38" h. x 33 1/2" x 16".
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: SCHULZ, Charles, (American, 1922-2000): Original hand drawn Sunday cartoon art for 8-23-64. Cartoon features Lucy, Charlie Brown, Linus, Schroeder and Snoopy in final panel. This piece was acquired directly from Charles Schulz in the 1960's when the consignor was visiting relatives who lived in the same neighborhood as Schulz. Sight size 23 1/4'' x 14 3/4'', contemporary frame 18 1/4'' x 24 3/4''. Not laid down.
Condition Report: Minor creases from rolling, staining and rubs. High resolution images available upon request.View additional info
Description: GOLDEN OAK SERVER: Shaped crest shelf, over shaped legs. Curved glass sides flank the central drawers over doors. Mirror backsplash. All on 4 legs with castors. Approx. 60" h. x 46 1/2" x 19".
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: BRADLEY & HUBBARD LEADED GLASS SHADE TABLE LAMP: Bronzed metal base, signed B&H, supports a copper-foil stained glass shade. Pull chain double sockets. Lamp measures 28", the shade 17" dia.View additional info
Description: PAINTED OVAL MINIATURE PORCELAIN PAINTING OF A GYPSY: Unidentified porcelain and metal, oval 1 3/4" x 1 1/2", overall 3 1/2" x 2 1/4", silver colored metal chain included.View additional info
Description: SEMI-ANTIQUE PERSIAN HAND KNOTTED WOOL RUG, 3'2" x 5'3": This Persian prayer rug has a beautiful design with two and two half columns dividing the Mihrab the field into three panels. On either side of the columns are vases of flowers with chandeliers above them and in the central part of the Mihrab or field are two small paisleys or botehs above a large teardrop that has a spandrel hanging below it. Inside the teardrop are two peacocks in pale blue facing each other. The central cream ground is bordered at each end with a burgundy colored field. At the top are found two more peacocks and at the bottom are four vases on stands. Flowers stream from the vases to form the dividing line between the cream and burgundy sections of the mihrab. This is a very well drawn, attractive rug. Condition is good.View additional info
Description: 18K RING WITH GIA CERTIFIED .57 CT DIAMOND: 14K white gold ring centers the .57 Ct, D color, VS2 clarity, round brilliant diamond. GIA report number 6117361112. An additional 32 pave set diamonds total approx. 1.00 Ct., VS clarity, G-H color. Size 6.5. Weight 7.4 grams.View additional info