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Auction Description for Bremo Auctions: Mid-Century Modern & Decorative Arts Auction
Auction Description:
Fashionable & fabulous, name-dropping Mid-Century Modern fun abounds in this auction!  You'll find great clothing & jewelry designers such as Louis Vuitton, Tiffany, Pucci, & Chanel, along with furniture, decorative accessories, & lamp designers & styles such as, Alessandra Albrizzi, Lexington, Paul McCobb, Henredon, Kimball, Homecrest, Larry Hickey for Tropitone, Bassett, Plycraft, Jens Risom, Gunlocke, Adrian Pearsall, Cassini, Gastone Rinaldi, Birchcraft By Baumritter, Milo Baughman, Heywood-Wakefield, Broyhill, Thonet, Huntley by Thomasville, Gilbert Rohde by Herman Miller, Tommi Parzinger, Thomasville, Ekornes, Lane, Drexel, & more!  Great decorative items such as blown glass & pottery accentuate an amazing collection of art & sculpture from unknown artists to some of the greats such as Basquiat, Jose Clemente Orozco, Leonora Carrington, Evelyn Metzger, Cy Twombly, Larry Edwardson, Kheyradolin Dzhaffarov, , Rufino Tamayo, Tim O’Kane, Curtis Jere, Janet Fanto, Carmelo Cappello, Remedios Varo, Diego Rivera, Oronzo Gaspardo, Raymond Boumand, Juan Gris, Amalio Garcia Del Moral,  Cynthia Young, Ralph Groff, Emilio Pettorutti, Carlos Merida, Robert Wyland, Victor Manuel, Jose Mijares, Roger Hane, Emile Gerard, just to name a few.  We even have great rugs, including an Edward Fields piece!  Sterling silver (Tiffany & Hans Hansen) & gold (Elsa Peretti for Tiffany) Mid-Century Modern jewelry top of this beautiful not-to-be-missed collection.

Mid-Century Modern & Decorative Arts Auction (325 Lots)

by Bremo Auctions


325 lots with images

February 18, 2017

Live Auction

Charlottesville, VA, USA

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Larry Edwardson

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Description: Larry Edwardson (American, 1904-1995) unframed oil on masonite panel depicting multiple boats in dock, with hues of greens & blues. Measures 17-1/2" in height with width of 26-3/4" in width, and signed "Edwardson" to lower right. Also signed verso "Boat Mooring Larry Edwardson". In overall good condition with minor bowing (see photographs). All measurements are approximate. Laurence Christie Edwardson was born in Waltham, Massachusetts in 1904 and lived part of his life in Kensington, Connecticut. Much of his painting career was spent in New England and New Orleans, Louisiana. His work includes many Louisiana landscapes, portraits and religious subjects; and one of his modernist works is in the Historic New Orleans Collection. Edwardson studied at the Hartford Art School; with Gifford Beal, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts; Edward Dufner, New Britain Art League; A. Jones; and S. Nichols. He was a member of the Connecticut Art Association and exhibited at the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, 1930-1945 (prizes), New Haven Paint & Clay Club, 1941, and New Britain Institute, 1942-1946.

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Larry Edwardson

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Description: Larry Edwardson (American, 1904-1995) unframed oil on masonite panel depicting an African Mask in bright hues of green rust, blue, & yellow. Signed bottom center "Edwardson" and verso "Mask Larry Edwardson". Measures 30" in height with width of 7-3/4", an din overall good condition. All measurements are approximate. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #1 in this catalog.

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Larry Edwardson

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Description: Larry Edwardson (American, 1904-1995) oil on masonite panel depicting the artist's studio in New Orleans, Louisiana. Signed to lower left "Edwardson" and marked by artist to back "My Studio 708-1/2 Barracks St. N.O. La. Rear Lower Slave Quarter of the Auduburn Cottage Larry Edwardson". Unframed, and measures 16" in height and 20" in width. In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #1 in this catalog.

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Larry Edwardson

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Description: Larry Edwardson (American, 1904-1995) unframed oil on masonite panel depicting a woman with a window scene, signed to lower left "Edwardson" and signed verso "Dorie Ries Larry Edwardson". Measures 36" in height and width of 24". In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #1 in this catalog.

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Larry Edwardson

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Description: Larry Edwardson (American, 1904-1995) unframed oil on masonite panel, signed to lower left "Edwardson" and signed verso "Cape Ann Gorge Larry Edwardson". Measures 29-3/4" in height with width of 24-1/4". In overall good condition, with the exception of edge damage & two puncture marks, one which is a full puncture, one which is partial (please see photographs). All measurements are approximate. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #1 in this catalog.

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Contemporary Italian Leather Sofa

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Description: Italian leather sofa circa 1990, cream with continuous arms, backrest and having a one piece seat; measures approximately 30" high, 78" wide, total depth of 31" with a seat depth of 20-1/2" and seat height of 17-1/2".

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Paul McCobb Coffee Table

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Description: Paul McCobb design, Planner Group by Winchendon modern coffee table on tapered angled legs; measures approximately 14-3/4" high, 48" wide and 18" in depth. Marked with markers mark to underside.

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Contemporary Pottery Trio

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Description: Three pieces of contemporary pottery to include: One turquoise vase, 7-3/16" tall and 3-1/2" in diameter to base, number marked to bottom. One brown and gold drip glaze vase, 5-3/8' tall and 5-1/4" in diameter to base, number marked to bottom. One large mottled blue glaze jug, 10-1/4" tall and 9" in diameter, marked to bottom. All measurements are approximate.

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Antique Bakhtiari 6'7

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Description: Made in Iran; geometric patterned border of primarily red tone with a floral medallion and black field; measures approximately 6'7" x 10'8"; in good overall condition with some wear.

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Henredon Upholstery Collection Chenille Sofa

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Description: Henredon Upholstery Collection sofa with Lawson arms, multi pillow back and chenille tapestry upholstered fabric resting on turned front legs and blocked back legs; measures approximately 33-1/2" high, 87-1/2" wide, total depth of 37" with a seat depth of 21-3/4" and seat height of 19-1/2". Label tag under seat cushion.

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Teak Wood CD Holder / Organizer

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Description: Teak wood twenty slot CD holder / organizer, holds twenty CD cases, press down the button at the top and to eject the case; measures approximately 7-3/4" high, 13-3/8" wide and 6-3/4" in depth. Holes to back for wall mounting. Labeled to back "EA Ltd, Quality Teak, Made in Thailand".

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John Ransmeier Art Pottery Bowl

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Description: John Ransmeier glazed art pottery bowl painted in shades of blue, burgundy and white; 14-5/8" in diameter. Incised signature on base Ransmeier '84. John Ransmeier is a ceramicist based in Weaverville, North Carolina. Over the past 5 years he has exhibited extensively throughout the United States at venues including The Smithsonian Craft Fair in Washington, D.C., Coconut Grove Art Festival in Miami, FL, Lakefront Craft Fair at the Milwaukee Art Museum and the Potters Invitational at the Mint Museum in Charlotte, NC.

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Art Glass Vase

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Description: Blown glass vase, in the form of a purse or basket with pulled decoration of amethyst and white; measures approximately 13-3/4" high.

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Kimball Modern Office Credenza

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Description: Mid-Century modern credenza by Kimball features four drawers with two being small and two being file drawers to each side of two center doors that conceal cabinet space and an adjustable shelf; measures approximately 29" high, 66" wide and 20" in depth. Could also be used as a television stand, sideboard, or buffet. Branded Kimball to inside top right drawer.

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Sterling Boyd Strauser Abstract Still Life

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Description: Sterling Boyd Strauser (United States, 1907 - 1995) framed palette knife etched oil on board abstract still life signed to the lower left hand corner. Wooden frame measures 35" in height by 28-7/8" in width, with a sight image measurement of 29-3/8" in height by 23" in width. All measurements are approximate. Sterling Boyd Strauser was a self taught American Impressionist painter and was known primarily for landscapes and still lifes.

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Tim O'Kane

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Description: Tim O'Kane (Richmond, Virginia, born 1950) portrait lithograph on woodpulp paper, pencil titled "Jamal" and numbered "25/100" to lower left; signed in plate to lower left and signed in pencil to lower right; measures approximately 18" x 23-3/4" with frame and has a sight image of approximately 17-1/2" x 23-1/8"; in good overall condition. Artist himself identified piece as one created originally in 1968, when the artist was a first year at VCU. The artist & subject both were age 18 at the time. Tim O'Kane is an artist specializing in realism paintings in oil, watercolor, and other media. He is also a fine art photographer and garden designer. He currently resides in Charlottesville, Va.

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Centre Georges Pompidou Matisse Exhibition Litho

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Description: Framed Henri Matisse (France, 1869-1954) "La Danse II 1909-1910" art exhibition lithograph poster from Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris France; measures approximately 21-1/2" x 27" with a sight image of approximately 19-1/4" x 24-7/8".

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Cynthia Young Abstract Watercolor, D.C. Artist

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Description: Cynthia Young (United States, 1933 - 2015) framed and single matted abstract watercolor, having a wooden frame measuring 37-5/8" in height with width of 29-3/8", with a sight image measurement of 28-3/4" in height with 21" in width. All measurements are approximate. Cynthia Young, born May 20, 1933, graduated with a B.A. in Art History from the Connecticut College for Women in 1955, and with a Masters of Fine Arts from George Washington University. Her work has been exhibited across the Washington DC area, including Touchstone, Ozmosis, Foundry and City Galleries, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center and the McLean Project for the Arts. Her paintings, inspired by natural forms, spirituality and myth, and the Abstract Expressionists of the late forties and fifties, are held in public and private collections around the country. She died in her Virginia home at the age of 82 on August 23, 2015.

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Mark Baum Watercolor of Harbor and Houses

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Description: Mark Baum (Poland/America, 1903 - 1997), watercolor of harbor and houses, framed and matted under glass; measures approximately 16-3/8" x 20-13/16" with a sight image of approximately 9-1/2" x 14-7/16". Signed to lower right "Mark Baum". Mark Baum was born in 1903 in Sanok, a village in what is now Poland. He emigrated to the U.S.A. when he was 16 years old and settled in New York City. In his twenties, he began painting watercolors, switched to oils in the early 1930s, and to acrylics around 1970. Since his formal training was confined to some courses taken at the National Academy of Design and the Cape Cod School of Art in Provincetown, he is considered to be self-taught. During the 1930s and 1940s, his paintings were representational, primarily landscapes and cityscapes.

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James Bama

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Description: James Bama (America, Born 1926) "Sheep Skull in Drift" lithograph, framed and matted under glass, signed and numbered 461 / 1500 to lower right; measures approximately 16-1/4" x 20-3/8" with sight image of approximately 12" x 16". Born in Manhattan in 1926, he grew up copying Alex Raymond's Flash Gordon comic strip. He had his first professional sale when he was 15, a drawing of Yankee Stadium in the New York Journal-American. He graduated from New York's High School of Music and Art and entered the Army Air Corps, working as a mechanic, mural painter, and physical training instructor. When discharged from the service, and back in New York City, he studied drawing and anatomy at the Art Students League. Beginning in 1951, he was an illustrator at New York's Charles E. Cooper Studios for 15 years. His first paperback cover was Nelson Nye's A Bullet for Billy the Kid (1950). Bama had a 22-year career as a successful commercial artist, producing paperback book covers, movie posters and illustrations for such publications as Argosy, The Saturday Evening Post and Reader's Digest, and his numerous clients included the New York Giants football team, the Baseball and Football Halls of

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Oronzo Gasparo 1954 Mixed Media Still Life

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Description: Oronzo Gasparo (American, 1903 - 1969) framed and matted ink and watercolor still life signed "Gasparo 1954" to upper right hand corner. Frame measures 12-1/2" in height by 14-3/4" in width with a sight image measuring 8-3/16" in height by 10-7/16" in width. Oronzo Vito Gasparo was an American artist often known for surreal townscape painting, design, and crafts. Gasparo studied at the National Academy of Design in New York and his work has been exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Museum of Modern Art in New York, and at the Whitney Museum of American Art.

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Gerardo Watercolor of a Village

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Description: Framed and matted under glass watercolor depicting villas with thatched roofs in the foreground and a cathedral in the background. It is signed by the artist on the lower right hand corner. Frame measures 18-1/2" in height by 14-7/8" in width with the sight image measuring 12" in height by 8-3/8" in width. All measurements are approximate.

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Barbara D. Lucke

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Description: Barbara D. Lucke (Maryland/Florida, 1932 - 2014) abstract acrylic painting "Code of Many Colors"; unframed, measures 30-1/4" x 23". Signed to upper right corner "Barbara D. Lucke". All measurements are approximate. Barbara D. Lucke was born, raised and schooled in Annapolis, MD., the child of Alfred J. Droll & Yarmilla F. Lizalova. She attended & graduated from St. Mary's High School in Annapolis, MD., & even before graduating she had established herself as a gifted artist, & painted throughout her life. She died in Winter Haven, FL. on April 28, 2014.

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Silhouette of Woman & Child Signed Artist Proof

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Description: Framed and matted under glass artist proof depicting the silhouette of a woman carrying a child on her back wearing and surrounded by green geometric imagery. Signed illegibly with "AP" under, in the lower right hand side. Frame measures 29" in height by 24" in width with the sight image measuring 22" in height by 17" in width. All measurements are approximate.

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Evelyn Metzger Oil on Panel & Book

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Description: Evelyn Metzger (American, 1911-2007) oil on panel; signed to lower right and dated '95; depicting a Shanghai nightclub. Marked to back "Shanghai Nightclub 175". The book that accompanies the painting is "The Age of Grandeur And A Woman Who Lived It: Artist Evelyn Metzger". It is a hard bound book that covers both her social life and her artistic appreciation and contributions, examining her formal studies of art history at Vassar, her flexibility and travels, and her portraits. Artwork measures approximately 32" x 24" unframed and the book measures approximately 11-15/16" x 9-1/2"; painting in good overall condition and book in very good condition. Evelyn Metzger (1911-2007) was a painter of a variety of subjects in a variety of styles including realism, impressionism, fauvism, and cubism. In 1950, she had a major exhibition in Argentina and then exhibited in France, Mexico and the United States. Her work is in the Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington D.C.

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Evelyn Metzger Oil on Masonite & Book

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Description: Evelyn Metzger (American, 1911-2007) oil on masonite; unsigned; depicting a blonde woman in a green dress looking out a window. The book that accompanies the painting is "The Age of Grandeur And A Woman Who Lived It: Artist Evelyn Metzger". It is a hard bound book that covers both her social life and her artistic appreciation and contributions, examining her formal studies of art history at Vassar, her flexibility and travels, and her portraits. Artwork measures approximately 32" x 24" unframed and the book measures approximately 11-15/16" x 9-1/2"; painting in good overall condition and book in very good condition. For more information about the artist, please refer to lot 25.

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White Furniture Company Walnut Hutch

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Description: Mid-20th Century White Furniture Company walnut hutch in two parts. The cabinet top has three swing glass doors opening to fixed interior shelves, over three drawers; center drawer with fabric lining to the bottom. Hutch base has three drawers, right drawer divided into five compartments and has fabric lining to the bottom; three doors below opening to two storage compartments, each with a fixed shelf; accent loop pulls and brass capped feet. As one unit measures approximately 73-1/4" high, 58" wide and 19" in depth. Stamped to back "Walnut, White Furn Co. 7512", "Lot 664".

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Danish Teak Tile Top Console Table

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Description: Teak console table with tile top inlay; measures approximately 28-1/2" high, 48-3/16" wide and 19-1/2" in depth.

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Jose Clemente Orozco Portrait Drawing

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Description: Jose Clemente Orozco (Mexico, 1883 - 1949) portrait drawing, signed to the lower right and measuring approximately 24" in height with width of 18". No authentication paperwork accompanying, however style and signature are consistent with the artist's known works. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Texas collector, known to not only to have collected quite a vast assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. Jose Clemente Orozco was born on November 23, 1883 in Ciudad Guzman, Jalisco, Mexico. Orozco's giant murals made him the most powerful of Mexico's Big Three, which included Diego Rivera and David Siqueiros. Orozco's work caught the spirit of Mexico, bloodied and in ruins, emerging from many years of brutal class warfare. He was controversial, considered cold and unemotional, fascist, (he wore a swastika in his buttonhole and admired Hitler), hating anything religious. Yet his wife insisted he was a loving family man. One of his most famous murals was at Dartmouth College, a commission that he received at the

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Jose Clemente Orozco Portrait Drawing

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Description: Jose Clemente Orozco (Mexico, 1883 - 1949) unframed portrait drawing in charcoal on paper. No authentication paperwork accompanying, however style and signature are consistent with the artist's known works. Measures 12" in height with width of 9-5/8". Signed to upper right "J Orozco". Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Texas collector, known to not only to have collected a vast assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot 29

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Art Glass Tall Vase

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Description: Blown glass vase, tall ruby glass with black and white decoration, unsigned; measures approximately 15-1/4" high and 6" in diameter to the top.

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Tony Mark Carved Ancestral Figure

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Description: Tony Mark (Mindimbit Village, Mid Sepik, Papua New Guinea) carved ancestral figure; measures approximately 15-1/4" high, 4-1/2" wide and 2" in depth. No apparent signature. Provenance Although it no longer has a Haus Tambaran, the artists from Mindimbit have retained their distinctive carving style. Tony Mark is well known for his renditions of these traditional ancestral figures and is among those artists who have been designated by their peers as master carvers. His sculpture is notable for its refinement of form.

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Leonora Carrington

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Description: Leonora Carrington (England, 1917 - 2011) unframed colored pencil drawing, signed to lower left "Leonora Carrington", & with surrealistic depiction of magicians. Measures 14" in height with width of 12". Complete with certificate of authenticity, please see photographs. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent European & Texas collector, known to not only to have collected quite an assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a vast majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. Leonora Carrington was born in Lancashire, England to a wealthy family, & was brought up in European convents & finishing schools. Despite her extensive training in decorum, she painted in a very un-lady-like manner, with her first surrealist pictures being heavy with sex and horror. In 1936 she enrolled at the Amedee Ozenfant Academy in London, and was impressed by the First International Surrealist Exhibition. The next year she met Max Ernst, who was lecturing in England and returned with him to France, where they lived and worked together for the next three

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Leonora Carrington

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Description: Leonora Carrington (England, 1917 - 2011) unframed colored pencil drawing entitled "Estudio", signed to lower right "Leonora Carrington" and complete with certificate of authenticity (see photographs). Measures 15-3/4" in height with width of 11-3/4". Provenance: from the estate of a prominent European & Texas collector. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot 33.

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K. Dzhaffarov Semi-Nude Watercolor

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Description: Kheyradolin Dzhaffarov (Russian, Born 1988) unframed watercolor depicting a harem scene, signed to upper left and bottom right. Measures approximately 30" x 22"; in Good condition. For further information on this artist please refer to lot #44.

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Large Lava Lamp

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Description: Large lava lamp having a silver base and cap with purple liquid and red lava; measures approximately 27" high. Marked "H6821, 040903" to crimped cap. With dents to base. Please see photographs. Lamp illuminates, lava warms slowly.

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Royal Haeger R1915 Pottery Vase

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Description: Royal Haeger R1915 green flamb‚ glazed tall pottery vase; measures approximately 15-3/8" high and 3-1/4" in diameter to the base. Marked to bottom Royal Haeger R1915 U.S.A. With chip to foot.

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A. (Sandy) Calder Abstract Geometric Painting

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Description: Alexander (Sandy) Calder (Connecticut, New York/France, 1898 - 1976) unframed colorful geometric painting on paper, signed "CA" to lower right and measuring17-3/4" in height with width of 23-3/4". No certificate of authenticity accompanies this piece, however style & signature are representative of the artist's known works. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent European & Texas collector, known to not only to have collected quite an amazing assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a vast majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. One of America's best known sculptors, "Sandy" Calder became most famous for his kinetic abstract mobiles. He also did floor pieces, was a painter in watercolor, oil and gouache, did etchings and serigraphs, and made jewelry and tapestries as well designed theater stage settings and architectural interiors. His art reflects his reputation of being a beloved, decent human being who continually searched for fun and humor in that around him. He was highly independent from

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Rufino Tamayo Graphite Watermelons Still Life

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Description: Rufino Tamayo (New York/Mexico, 1899 - 1991) unframed graphite drawing on paper, signed " Tamayo" to lower right. Measures 16" in height with width of 12". This piece comes without paperwork of authentication, but signature and style are consistent with those of the artist's known works. In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Texas & European collector, known to not only to have collected quite an assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. Rufino Tamayo was a Mexican painter of Zapotec heritage, born in Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico. Following the death of his parents, he moved to Mexico City to live with his aunt, where he later (1917) enrolled in the Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas at San Carlos to study art. As a student, he experimented with & was influenced by Cubism, Impressionism, & Fauvism, but with a distinctly Mexican feel. He was later appointed the head designer of the department of ethnographic drawings at the National Museum of

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Rufino Tamayo Watermelon Slices Mixed Media

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Description: Rufino Tamayo (New York/Mexico, 1899 - 1991) unframed mixed media drawing, signed "R. Tamayo" to lower right. Measures 11" in height with width of 14". This piece comes without paperwork of authentication, but signature and style are consistent with those of the artist's known works. In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Texas collector, known to not only to have collected quite an amazing assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a vast majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #39 in this auction catalog.

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Rufino Tamayo Mixed Media Red

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Description: Rufino Tamayo (New York/Mexico, 1899 - 1991) unframed mixed media depicting a semi-abstract geometric figure of a man with red-hued face on a blue background. Tamayo created a series of "Cabeza" pieces primarily throughout the 1960s and 1970s. This piece comes without paperwork of authentication, but signature and style are consistent with those of the artist's known works. In overall good condition. Measures approximately 24" in height by 18" in width and is signed "R Tamayo" to the upper right hand corner. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Texas collector, known to not only to have collected quite an assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a vast majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #39 in this auction catalog.

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Vintage Lava Lamp Pair

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Description: Pair of lava lamps to include: one with a silver base and cap having clear liquid and red lava; measures approximately 16-1/2" high. Marked to crimped cap "H8621, 6K142, 1 Aug, 2003". With a 1/2" gash to the silver cap. Together with another lava lamp with a silver base and having purple liquid with orange lava; measures approximately 14-1/4" high. Marked to crimped cap "K2125, 100617, B". Missing top silver cap. At time of cataloging lamp in Good working condition. Please see photographs.

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E. Metzger Oil on Panel of

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Description: Evelyn Metzger (American, 1911-2007) textured oil on panel; unsigned; depicting a profile of a young woman with a rosy complexion. The book that accompanies the painting is "The Age of Grandeur And A Woman Who Lived It: Artist Evelyn Metzger". It is a hard bound book that covers both her social life and her artistic appreciation and contributions, examining her formal studies of art history at Vassar, her flexibility and travels, and her portraits. Artwork measures approximately 24" x 19" unframed and the book measures approximately 11-15/16" x 9-1/2"; painting in good overall condition and book in very good condition. For more information about the artist, please refer to lot 25.

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Lava Lamp

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Description: Lava lamp having a silver base and cap with green liquid and yellow lava; measures approximately 18" high. With dents to cap and base. At time of cataloging lamp in Good working condition.

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Evelyn Metzger Oil on Masonite & Book

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Description: Evelyn Metzger (American, 1911-2007) oil on masonite (air brush technique); signed to bottom right; possibly depicting a woman in the shower. The book that accompanies the painting is "The Age of Grandeur And A Woman Who Lived It: Artist Evelyn Metzger". It is a hard bound book that covers both her social life and her artistic appreciation and contributions, examining her formal studies of art history at Vassar, her flexibility and travels, and her portraits. Artwork measures approximately 32" x 24" unframed and the book measures approximately 11-15/16" x 9-1/2"; painting in good overall condition and book in very good condition. For more information about the artist, please refer to lot 25.

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Homecrest Banana Lounge Chair

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Description: Homecrest Mid-Century metal wire banana shaped lounge chair, unmarked; measures approximately 33-1/4" high, 25-1/2" wide and 65-1/2" in length.

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Fire Pit Table, Slate Tile Top

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Description: Aluminum frame, slate tile top table having an aluminum fire pit with mesh dome and slatted cover; measures approximately 20-1/2" high to the table top, 45" wide and 41" in length.

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Larry Hickey Tropitone Boccaccio Patio Chairs Set

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Description: Four (4) Larry Hickey for Tropitone (circa 1980s) white metal spring base chairs with fitted removable cushions for backs & seats, each with original Tropitone labels, "s" arms to one stretcher at base. Measuring 32" in height with seat width of 21-1/2" & inner arm width of 19-1/2". Full width of 24" with seat depth of 17", full depth of 28", & floor to seat height of 18-1/2". In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. Tropitone Furniture Company is a leader in the outdoor patio furniture industry. Since 1954, Tropitone has upheld a tradition of excellence in the manufacturing and design of outdoor patio furniture, outdoor bar stools, patio umbrellas, market umbrellas, chaise lounges, patio chairs, outdoor dining chairs and outdoor furniture sets. The "Boccaccio" line for Tropitone by Larry Hickey won two prestigious design awards.

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Heriz 2'7

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Description: Heriz runner made in India with a dark red field of four geometric double lotus flowers surrounded by a repeating geometric border; handmade and hand-knotted 100% wool pile oriental rug; measures approximately 2'7" x 11'6"; in good overall condition with very minimal wear.

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Rufino Tamayo

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Description: Rufino Tamayo (New York/Mexico, 1899 - 1991) framed oil and sand on jute mixed media, signed "R. Tamayo" to lower right. Measures 26-1/2" in height with width of 21-1/2" framed, with sight image height of 19-1/2" with width of 15-1/2". Comes complete with certificate of authenticity, please see photographs. In overall good condition, all measurements are approximate. Provenance: from the estate of a prominent Texas collector, known to not only to have collected quite an assortment of notable art, but to have befriended a vast majority of the artists of whose work was acquired. For more information on this artist, please refer to lot #39 in this auction catalog.

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