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Estate Antiques Fine Art & Jewelry Auction
516 lots | 513 with images
July 21, 2013Live Auction
2528 30th Avenue North
St. Petersburg, FL, 33713 USA
Phone: +1 727 821 1167
Fax: +1 727 821 1814
Description: ORNATE SEVRES PORCELAIN JEWELRY BOX: Casket form with bombe sides and unusual serpentine domed cover. Painted with a scantily clad young woman, putti attendant, white doves and musical instruments in reserves against a cobalt ground enriched in gilding, after Francois Boucher. Marked on base with Sevres marks, Chateau Fountainblue mark, and other mark. Measures 4 1/2" h. x 8" x 5 3/4".View additional info »
Description: VICTORIAN GILT BRONZE ANGEL MOTIF FIVE LIGHT GAS CHANDELIER: Electrified. Ornately embossed shaft and body with 5 full bodied winged angels of extraordinary detail. Each angel separately holding a harp, cornucopia, book, urn, gear. 36'' h. x 30''.
Condition Report: Chips to prisms.View additional info »
Description: LOUIS MAJORELLE INLAID TEA TABLE: Circa 1900, fruitwood marquetry inlaid top and sides of 2nd shelf. Three tier with removable glass tea tray over secondary shelf with articulated sides and lower open shelf. Shaped legs. Signed in inlay, L. Majorelle. Overall measures 31 3/4'' h. x 25 1/4'' x 17 1/2''.
Condition Report: Repair to pin on one of the lower sliding shelves.View additional info »
Description: PAIR ROCOCO STYLE GILT BRONZE FIGURAL CANDELABRA: Electrified 6 light heavy gilt bronze foliate branches and body with bronze putti holding grapes. No visible signature, overall 27 1/2'' h. x 12 3/4'' x 10''.
Condition Report: Looseness to arms.View additional info »
Description: PAIR 19TH CENTURY FRENCH BRONZE DORE MARBLE URNS: Bronze dore mounted with filigree, satyr masquerons, grape vines, and hoofed feet ending at marble base. White marble body with inserts. Overall 18 3/4" h. x 9".View additional info »
Description: MEISSEN SILENUS ON A DONKEY FIGURAL GROUP: Figural porcelain group featuring Silenus on a donkey, maiden with grapes, putti and standing man. Blue under glaze crossed sword mark, impressed 18, incised 2724. Measures approx. 9" tall x 9" x 4 1/2".
Condition Report: Loss of one arm to the standing man. Though not found there may be a chip to one of the many leaves and tips.View additional info »
Description: PAIR ANCHOR MARKED FIGURAL CANDLE HOLDERS: Figural man and woman, green underglaze mark, 14 1/4" x 6 1/4" x 5 3/4"
Condition Report: Chips to back side base of man.View additional info »
Description: MEISSEN FEMALE ARCHITECT PORCELAIN FIGURE: Figure of a woman holding a compass on a tablet with architectural drawings. Faint Meissen crossed sword underglaze mark on base. Measures 10 3/8" h. x 7" x 5".
Condition Report: Repairs to fingers.View additional info »
Description: COUNTRY FRENCH STYLE BURL WOOD DINING SUITE: Burl wood veneer and carved accents on all, to include 1) TABLE, 30" h. x 60 1/4" x 44 1/4", and leaf 16". 2) Serpentine front SIDEBOARD with single door surmounted by 3 drawers either side. 35" h. x 70 1/4" x 23". 3) Curved front SERVER, single drawer over 2 doors. 35" h. x 43 3/4" x 21 3/4". 4) 6 CHAIRS, 2 arm 38 3/4" h. x 29 1/4" x 23", 4 side chairs.
Condition Report: Used Condition, 2 keys in office (they do not unlock every door).View additional info »
Description: MENE, Pierre Jules (P.J.), (French, 1810-1879): Two Dogs Hunting a Partridge, Bronze with Patina, 8" h. x 15" w. x 6 1/2" d., signed.
Condition Report: Older lacquer finish has deteriorated in spots, several spots to patina.View additional info »
Description: KPM PAINTING ON PORCELAIN OF A YOUNG LOVERS SERENADE: 5 3/4" x 3 7/8", impressed KPM sceptre mark gilded and pierce carved period frame with gold overpaint.View additional info »
Description: HUTCHENREUTHER PAINTED PORCELAIN & GILT METAL DRESSER BOX: Inset oval porcelain, "Glaube", Painting on Porcelain after Kiesel, Oval dimension 3 1/4" x 2 5/8", inset in an embossed gilt metal box with wear to the edges.
Condition Report: Needs cleaning.View additional info »
Description: 18K TOPAZ, DIAMOND AND SAPPHIRE FIGURAL BROOCH: 18k yellow gold pin in the form of a flower filled urn. The body is a fluted cabochon cut urn shaped London blue topaz. 11 Diamonds total approx. .12 Ct. he 10 round shaped and 5 marquise shaped sapphires total approx. 4.5 Ct. The sapphires are yellow, violet blue, green and purplish red. Stamped 750 and hallmarked with a W enclosed in a circle. Height 1.5". Weight 11.3 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $3,450.View additional info »
Description: ''SILLON LEDA'' BRASS CHAIR DESIGNED BY SALVADOR DALI: In the 1990s a group of experts, led by Oscar Tusquets, set themselves the task of turning the furniture Dal¡ had drawn for Jean-Michel Frank into reality. Amongst these items were the Leda chair and low table, taken from the painting ''Femme ... la tete rose'' (1935). The prototypes were made by the sculptor Joaquim Camps and B.D. Barcelona design organized the production and exclusive world marketing, manufactured and sold by Barcelona Design, this is numbered on the plaque under the seat 028.
Condition Report: Several smaller areas of lacquer wear causing green spots; obviously can be polished and resealed.View additional info »
Description: ANTIQUE 14K GOLD AMETHYST BRIOLETTE NECKLACE: Engraved links with 5 rectangular French cut amethysts and a large 25 x 14 mm. faceted briolette cut amethyst totaling approx. 15 Ct. Length of chain is 18", the briolette drops 2". Weight 26.4 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $3,450.View additional info »
Description: 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH SILVERPLATE FIGURAL CANDLESTICK LAMP: English registry mark for June 15th, 1863, holds single candle, center with figural maiden holding a tambourine. Pierced base on 3 feet. Overall 12 1/4" h. x 6".View additional info »
Description: GEORGIAN MAHOGANY 6 DRAWER CHEST: Three drawers over three full length drawers having batwing mounts with bail handles. Slightly overhanging top, bracket feet. Measures approx. 40" tall x 43" x 22".View additional info »
Description: CHRIST WEARING CROWN OF THORNS PAINTING AFTER GUIDO RENI OIL/CANVAS: 18" x 15", no visible signature, there is an old document affixed to the canvas verso bearing the name Franciscus Orsini Cavaleriis also with impressed waxed seals, encased in a newer frame, 24 1/4" x 20 3/4".
Condition Report: Not examined out of the frame, age unknown, bears stretcher bar wear with craquelure and flecking, several areas of paint loss, sold as is.View additional info and full condition report »
Description: FEMALE SAINT PAINTING AFTER GIOVANNI BELLINI: Oil/Canvas, measures 19 1/4" x 15 3/4", no visible signature, encased in contemporary frame 26" x 22 1/4". As shown on the back jacket of the book "Giovanni Bellini by Rona Goffen, Yale University Press".
Condition Report: Has been relined, scattered inpaint throughout, minor areas of craquelure, sold as is. Sold with hard back book Giovanni Bellini, Rona Goffen, Copyright 1989, Yale University Press New Haven & London.View additional info and full condition report »
Description: EVANS, Bernard, (British, 1848-1922): "View from Cannes", Watercolor, Sight size 17" x 26", signed lower middle right, encased in carved and gilded gesso frame with gold overpaint and some minor wear 27 1/2" x 36 1/2".
Condition Report: Some faint spotting in the upper left and upper right margins with some sporadic and scattered darker spots throughout.View additional info »
Description: TWO EARLY 20TH CENTURY ENGLISH LANDSCAPE PAINTINGS WITH CATTLE: Signed G. Harrison, Sight size 14 1/4" x 23 3/4", encased in matching gilded frames with gold overpaint, 21 1/2" x 27", one of the pieces is signed and dated '03.
Condition Report: Several scattered spots of foxing, as well as minor moisture damage in the lower margins.View additional info »
Description: DE SIMONE, Tommaso, (Italian, 1805-1888): Clipper Ship at Sea, Gouache, 16 1/2" x 12 3/8", signed lower right, dated '90, encased in a faux grain frame, measures 24" x 19 1/2".View additional info »
Description: WEDDERIEN ART DECO JADE & PEARL BRACELET: 14K yellow gold bracelet of 5 oval floral carved tablets of nephrite jade, spaced with 29 cultured pearls, each approx. 4 mm. Signed Wedderien. Length: 7.5". Weight: 24.9 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $3,850.View additional info »
Description: EXCEPTIONAL OLD MASTER STYLE REVERSE PAINTING ON GLASS: Oval Convex Scene Depicts a Day in Rural 19th Century European Life with Washer Woman & Cow Herder in a River Landscape, Sight size 21" x 17" oval, encased in a later gilded gesso frame 28" x 24 ½".View additional info »
Description: PAIR OF FRENCH STYLE ORMOLU MARBLE TOP BOMBE CHESTS: Green variegated marble tops, shaped front and sides, 3 graduated drawers, shaped legs. Marquetry inlay and applied ormolu decoration. Each measures 37'' h. x 44 1/4'' x 19 1/2''.
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use.View additional info »
Description: DIMINUTIVE INLAID SLANT FRONT SECRETARY: Top gallery with metal support. Slant front with foliate motif mother of pearl inlay, 2 interior drawers and pigeon holes. 2 serpentine front drawers, shaped legs ending in claw and ball feet. 40 1/2" x 31" x 19 1/2".
Condition Report: Repair to gallery, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info »
Description: KNIP, August, (Dutch, 1819-1861): Deer Family in a Landscape, Oil/Chamfered Wood Panel, 8 1/2" x 10 3/4", signed lower left, encased in period gilded gesso frame 16" x 18 1/4", Christie's label affixed verso.
Condition Report: Scattered craquelure throughout, horizontal cracking in the wood panel visible as a hairline in three separate spots.View additional info »
Description: WOLSENHOLME, Dean The Elder, (British, 1757-1837): Putti & Figures Playing Skittles by the River Bank, Oil/Cradled Panel, 11" x 14", signed, affixed to an early gilded lining with wear and overpaint, 11 3/4" x 15 1/4", older label with pen inscription in the back exhibited in London, R. Steadam, 1859.
Condition Report: Repair to crack in the board running horizontally all the way through, visible in paint by black light, several other minor areas of black light, heavily applied lacquer, sold as is.View additional info and full condition report »
Description: CAMPESINO, Vicente, (Spanish, 19th/20th Century): Interior Scene with Mandolin, Clarinet & Scattered Antiquities, Oil/Canvas, 13 7/8"x 10 1/4", signed lower left V. Campesino, dated 1872, unframed.
Condition Report: Scattered craquelure throughout, several tack holes visible in upper right and lower left corner, untouched, needs cleaning.View additional info and full condition report »
Description: LOUIS VUITTON BLACK EPI LEATHER BASSANO MM BRIEFCASE BAG: Guaranteed Authentic, 15.25" L x 3.25" W x 12.5" H, comes with original box and dust bag.
Condition Report: Several scattered minor abrasions, one noticeable by the logo.View additional info »
Description: LOUIS VUITTON BLACK SUHALI LEATHER BAG/PURSE: Retired Model M91820 - This Vuitton bag measuring approximately 12"L x 7"H x 3 1/2"W. Designed with LV's Black Suhali Leather accented Golden Hardware & Yellow Topstitching.View additional info »
Description: LOUIS VUITTON THEDA PM BAG: Authentic Louis Vuitton Theda PM was made only for a short time.View additional info »
Description: LOUIS VUITTON MONOGRAM ARTSY MM BAG: Authentic Vuitton, missing the rawhide with brass key. 12 3/4" h. excluding handle x 17 1/4" x 7 1/2" base.
Condition Report: Interior stains otherwise gently used.View additional info »
Description: LOUIS VUITTON RED EPI SAINT JACQUES TOTE BAG: Authentic Louis Vuitton St. Jacques, rust red color leather. 11 3/4" h. x 17 1/2".
Condition Report: Gently used, scratch to one side.View additional info »
Description: 18K DIAMOND AND EMERALD DROP NECKLACE: 18K white gold debutante style necklace featuring a 1.51 Ct pear shaped emerald framed and suspended from a diamond chain. The emerald is rated VS2 in clarity and 3-4 saturation. The diamonds total approx. 3.5 Ct, average VS in clarity and G-H color. Sold with current Atlanta Gemological GIA graduate's appraisal for $12,450.View additional info »
Description: EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: 14k yellow gold ring centering an approx. .90 Ct emerald cut emerald of SI clarity and 4 saturation. Surrounding the emerald are 20 round brilliant and 46 baguette cut diamonds totaling approx. VS in clarity and H-I color. Size 7. Weight 6.3 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $3,250.View additional info »
Description: CHEN, Yinhui, (Chinese, 1931- ): Abstract Nocturne? Street Scene, Oil/Canvas, 24 1/4" x 20 1/4", signed lower left, encased in a worn painted frame 31 1/2" x 27 1/2".
Condition Report: Scattered craquelure, several minor flecks of paint loss, sold as is.View additional info »
Description: CHEN, Yinhui, (Chinese, 1931- ): "Street of Tamsui City", Oil/Canvas, 24 1/2" x 20 1/8", signed lower right, dated 1960, period frame with insect eaten matting, 32" x 28 1/2", partial old label affixed verso.
Condition Report: Scattered craquelure, some paint bubbling in the upper left corner, with possible older repair.View additional info »
Description: CHEN, Yinhui, (Chinese, 1931- ): "13", Yellow House, Oil/Canvas, 28" x 23 1/4", signed lower left, dated 1961, old label affixed to the bottom right verso corner with title and artist, encased in worn frame 36 1/2" x 31 1/4".
Condition Report: Some scattered craquelure, needs cleaning.View additional info »
Description: FRENCH DECO ERA SIDEBOARD: The piece centrally crested with an arched wood carved floral garland over burl inlaid banded panel, surmounted by 2 triple bow front display cabinets each with multiple beveled glass panels. Serpentine front base with 4 central drawers and 2 banded burl doors, all with highly grained burl accents, on carved feet. 73 1/2" h. x 94 1/2" x 26".
Condition Report: Wear consistent with age and use.View additional info »
Description: SOPHIA D PLATINUM 1.90 CT CENTER DIAMOND WITH SAPPHIRES RING: Platinum Art Deco style ring centers an approx. 1.91 Ct Old European cut diamond, SI1 clarity and I color. The setting also has an additional 10 round brilliant diamonds totaling approx. .25 Ct., averaging VS clarity and G-H in color. The two triangle shaped bezel set sapphires total approx. .20 Ct. Size 6.5. Weight: 7.2 grams. Sold with current Atlanta Gemological GIA graduate's appraisal for $16,550.View additional info »
Description: 18K DIAMOND & SAPPHIRE ELEPHANT PIN: 18K white gold pin in the form of an anthropomorphic elephant. Studded with approx. 1 Ct of VS diamonds and 1.46 Ct of bead set sapphires. Enamel face. Weight 11.4 grams. Length 1". Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $4000.View additional info »
Description: MEEKS STANTON HALL LAMINATED ROSEWOOD SIDE CHAIR: Victorian side chair in the "Stanton Hall" pattern by J. & J. W. Meeks, laminate construction with carved and pierced frame. Shaped apron and legs. Overall measures 39" h. x 19" x 24".
Condition Report: In need of restoration and reupholstery.View additional info »
Description: CARVED VICTORIAN LOVESEAT: Padded and tufted top rail. Carved and openwork back splats, shaped apron, turned legs ending in castors. Rose colored floral upholstery. 29 1/4" h. x 55" x 26".
Condition Report: Sun fading to upholstery, age splits to splats, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info »
Description: DIMINUTIVE VICTORIAN CARVED SOFA: Frame carved all over with pierced top rail. Tufted back, floral upholstery. Measures 34 3/4'' h. x 49'' x 31''.
Condition Report: In need of proper cleaning or reupholstery.View additional info »
Description: PRIVAT, Gilbert, (French, 1892-1970): Sevres porcelain figure after Privat's marble sculpture ''Vestal Aux Fleurs''. Incised artist signature, impressed Sevres marks. 20 3/8'' h. x 5 1/2'' x 5 1/4''.
Condition Report: Stains, abrasions, crack encircling neck and down arm.View additional info »
Description: LEVINSEN, Sophus Theobald, (French, 1869-1943): "Grand Place of Brussels Flower Market", Oil/Board, 10 1/2" x 13 5/8", signed lower left, period frame with wear and missing gesso, 14 1/2" x 17 3/4".
Condition Report: Needs cleaning, abrasion lower right, minor craquelure.View additional info »
Description: CA. 1940's 18K FRENCH ART DECO CRYSOPRASE BRACELET: 18K yellow gold link bracelet with 4 prong set square sugar loaf cabochon cut crysoprase, approx. 12 x 12 mm. Signed and numbered with French hallmarks. Length; 7.5". Weight: 54.3 grams. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $7,500.View additional info »
Description: ART DECO GREEN CHRYSOPRASE RING: 14K yellow gold ring contains one square sugarloaf cabochon cut piece of green chrysoprase. 12.00 x 12.00 mm. The chrysoprase is prong set. Weight: 5.5 grams. Size: 8.View additional info »
Description: GINORI DOUBLE HANDLE MAJOLICA VASE: Neo-classical and floral motifs, double twist handles ending in masquerons. Marked Ginori, 370-1234, Made in Italy and incised cursive L. Measures 12 1/2" x 10 1/2".
Condition Report: Repair to one handle.View additional info »