New Year Premiere Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction (257 Lots)
257 lots with images
January 23, 2013Live Auction
Portland, OR, USA
January 23, 2013Live Auction
Portland, OR, USA
Description: VICTORIAN IVORY CARVED FIGURE of woman in long period dress with lace trimmed hair style and feathered crest, on attached socle. Height 8" over all.
Condition Report: 601: The figure has a repair to her neck, right arm and purse.View additional info
Description: JANENE (JANINE) GRENDE UTTER OIL ON MASONITE (American, 20th century). Titled "Switching Flies", dappled gray horse in barnyard. 8" by 10". Signed Janene Grende Utter 1978 lower right with title and brief biographical sketch of artist verso. In wood frame.View additional info
Description: COLLECTION OF ITALIAN COPPER AND GOLD GILT STERLING JEWELRY consisting of two pairs of earrings, two bracelets and two pendants. Marked 925.View additional info
Description: THREE ENGLISH MOORCROFT POTTERY VASES, hand painted under glaze, on cobalt blue ground: "Anome" pattern, c. 1929-1949, 7"H; "Pansy," c. 1929-1949; and "Pansy," c. 1947-1953, 6.25"H.
Condition Report: 604: The vases are in good condition with light wear throughout with some crazing to the glaze. The smallest vase has an imperfection to the side.View additional info and full condition report
Description: JAPANESE PURE SILVER TROPHY CUP, double handled pedestal cup, marked with the jungin character mark underfoot. Height: 5". Weight: 342.9 grams (11 troy ounces).View additional info
Description: CHARLES "SPARKY" SCHULZ (American, 1922-2000) COLLECTION OF FOUR SNOOPY SPIRAL BOUND WEEKLY CALENDARS signed "From Jeannie & Sparky"; 1978, 1979, 1980 and "Happy New Year Jeanne and Sparky" 1981. Comes with November 1999 hand written letter from Jean Schulz to Reverend Victor Gibson. (Provenance: from the Estate of Victor Gibson)View additional info
Description: THREE SILVER RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CROSS PENDANTS, each with the letters "IC XC" for "Jesus Christ". The pendants measure 3-1/16, 2-9/16 and 1-7/16 inches in length. Total weight for all three crosses: 20.7 grams.View additional info
Description: IRIDESCENT ART GLASS VASE, attributed to Loetz, having blue iridescent tri-fold rim and interior, blue exterior threading on opalescent ground, unsigned. Height: 5.75".
Condition Report: 608: The vase is in very good condition with light wear throughout and no visible chips or repairs.View additional info
Description: TWO FOSSIL AND MATRIX STONES, each having round rough shale matrix dishes featuring a variety of small, brown enhanced trilobites. Fossil lengths: 1" to 2.5". Dimensions: 6" x 6.5" and 8" x 6".View additional info
Description: LIA GALLETTI ACRYLIC ON CANVAS (Cuba/Florida, born 1943) "Storm," an abstract composition. Image measures 66" x 48", signed "Lia Galletti" lower right and dated (19)98. Unframed.View additional info
Description: CHINESE GRANITE SCULPTURE, an upright heavy solid granite stone with curved top having a sculpted seated Buddha in deep relief. Height 15 ", width 10.50", 6" thick. Attributed to the Guang-Hsu Period, 1875-1908.View additional info
Description: SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD RING. The white gold ring features an oval-cut blue sapphire with round-cut diamonds surrounding. Sapphire estimated weight: 1.59 cts. Ring size: 7-1/4.View additional info
Description: NEPHRITE JADE AND TEN KARAT GOLD RING, set with an oval spinach green nephrite jade cabochon measuring approximately 24.3 x 14.9 x 5.5 mm deep. Ring size: 6-1/4.View additional info
Description: THREE ARTICLES OF JADE JEWELRY, including a pendant and matching pair of earrings, each 14k yellow gold set with spinach green jade.View additional info
Description: SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD RING. Four round-cut diamonds are channel set between two rows of tapered baguette dark blue sapphires. Ring size: 7-1/2.View additional info
Description: AFTER ANTOINE-LOUIS BARYE (FRENCH, 1795-1875) nickel-bronze sculpture, Arab on a Horse, 28.5"H on verde marble base.
Condition Report: 616: The statue is in good overall condition with light wear throughout and some oxidation and discoloration. The casting is low quality.View additional info and full condition report
Description: TANZANITE, DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD RING, set with four round-cut diamonds and a pear-cut tanzanite weighing approximately 1.06 cts. Ring size: 6-1/2.View additional info
Description: TAFFRAIL SHIPS LOG: Trident Electric Ships Log Mark III, manufactured by Thomas Walker & Son, Birmingham, England.View additional info
Description: GOTHIC REVIVAL CARVED OAK BISHOP'S CHAIR, English, c. 1900, the tall back rising to an arch hood, the armchair featuring a lift panel seat with storage below. Overall dimensions: 89"H x 26.75"W x 20.25"D.View additional info
Description: HUTSCHENREUTHER PORCELAIN FIGURINE of a nude female kneeling with blue birds in hand. Green mark. Height 8.75".
Condition Report: 620: The figurine is in good condition with no visible chips or repairs.View additional info
Description: JAPANESE SAMURAI SWORD BLADE, 21" slight curve with two hole unsigned tang, wood saya and raw wood grip.View additional info
Description: HENRY A. DUESSEL OIL ON CANVAS (New York/Germany, 1859-1919) Forested Landscape with a stream running down the middle. Image measures 16" x 24", signed "H.A. Duessel" lower left. In a gilt wood frame.View additional info
Description: CARVED HONGMU PEDESTAL TABLE, Chinese export, early 20th century, having a circular marble-inset top over relief-carved apron and four monopod legs with ball-and-claw feet. Dimensions: 32"H x 18"D.
Condition Report: 623: The table shows moderate to heavy wear with a few chips, repairs and scratches.View additional info
Description: JAPANESE SAMURAI SWORD (WAKIZASHI), 21 7/8" slight curve blade with semi wavy temper line, single hole signed tang, copper habaki, four seppa, gold gilt decorated: iron tsuba, fuchi and kashiri; pheasant menuki, cloth cord wrapped wrayskin tsuka, lacquered wood saya.
Condition Report: 624: The blade appears to be in good overall condition with a few very small dings and a few small scratches.View additional info
Description: GARNET AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD RING, set with a round-cut cinnamon brown hessonite garnet and five round-cut green tsavorite garnets. Total estimated weight for all six garnets: 2.39 cttw. (tsavorites approximately 1.42 cts.; hessonite approximately 0.97 ct.). Ring size: 6.View additional info
Description: GARNET AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD BRACELET, 7-1/2 inches in length and set with 16 oval-cut garnets. Bracelet weight: 8.5 grams.View additional info
Description: EMERALD AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD BRACELET, 7-1/2 inches in length and set with 20 oval-cut green emeralds together weighing approximately 21.3 ctts.View additional info
Description: EMERALD AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD PENDANT NECKLACE, suspended on an 18 inch box link gold chain is a yellow gold pendant set with an emerald-cut green emerald and a pear-cut green emerald. Total estimated weight for both emeralds: 2.46 cttw.View additional info
Description: SIX JAPANESE SAMURAI SWORD TSUBA'S, five are iron four of which have applied decorations one is pierced with flowers plus a bronze dragon one.View additional info
Description: A PAIR OF ORMOLU AND BLACK PORFIDO MARBLE PEDESTALS, each having a round marble top on ormolu capital, the spiral-turned black marble support column rising from a matching circular marble foot. Dimensions: 39"H x 17"D.View additional info
Description: EMERALD, DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD RING, set with six round, brilliant-cut diamonds and a pear-cut emerald weighing approximately 8.50 cts. Diamond estimated weight: 0.25 cttw. Ring size: 6-1/2.View additional info
Description: EIGHT OIL ON TIN RETABLOS, 19TH CENTURY/EARLY 20TH CENTURY. Most measure approximately 11" x 8". The retablos include: Saint Rose of Lima, Virgin of Carmen, Coronation of the Virgin, Holy Judge (Santo Juez), Saint Joseph with Christ Child, Michael, Ascension of the Virgin and Christ with Cross. Proceeds to benefit the acquisition fund for the Portland Art Museum.View additional info
Description: CHINESE PAINTING ON SILK: landscape with two men setting barrel-shaped fish traps while woman peers out from gate. Story in calligraphy with reign mark upper left 14.50" by 14.25" image. Attributed to the Ch'ing Dynasty, Tao-Kuang Period (1821-1850). Proceeds to benefit the acquisition fund, for the Portland Art Museum. In gold leaf wood frame.View additional info
Description: TAFFRAIL SHIPS LOG manufactured by Fisher-Pierce, Boston, Mass., in original wood box.View additional info
Description: CARVED ROSEWOOD WRITING DESK, Chinese export, late 19th/early 20th century, having a rectangular top on single pedestal with drawers opposite a pair of dragon monopod legs with massive ball-and-claw feet, the top surmounted with a highly carved superstructure with open shelves, small drawer and cabinet. Dimensions: 69.5"H x 36.5"W x 31.75"D.
Condition Report: 634: The desk is in good overall condition with light to moderate wear from use. It has a few dings, scratches and a few repairs. The back carved panel is cracked and has a few repairs.View additional info and full condition report
Description: VILLEROY & BOCH PORCELAIN VASE, #4133, hand painted fish design. Mercury mark in green, and paper label underfoot. Dimensions: 8"D x 8.5"H.
Condition Report: 635: The vase is in very good condition with light wear throughout and no visible chips or repairs.View additional info
Description: TWO MURANO GLASS (VENETIAN) PERFUMES: each of squat form having gold dust interior decoration, each with original stoppers. Heights 5" and 4.25" respectively.
Condition Report: 636: The perfumes are in good condition with light wear throughout and a few small scratches.View additional info
Description: FINE HAND KNOTTED ORIENTAL CARPET, Indo-Persian, overall floral design on silky black ground, 8'0" x 9'9".View additional info
Description: WORLD WAR TWO JAPANESE SAMURAI SWORD, 27 1/2" slight curve blade, copper habaki, push button scabbard release, typical WW2 mounts, green painted metal saya with single hanger loop.View additional info
Description: CARVED HUALIMU PEDESTAL TABLE, Chinese, late 19th century, the square 2-tier table having an inset rose breccia marble panel, the lower tier suspending opposing drawers, the four relief-carved legs terminating at double whorl feet. Dimensions: 30.5"H x 20.5"W x 20.5"D.
Condition Report: 639: The table is in good overall condition with moderate wear, watermarks and a few cracks to the joints.View additional info
Description: JAPANESE WORLD WAR TWO SAMURAI SWORD, 26 3/8" slight curve blade with blood groove, nickel plated habaki, typical WW2: tsuba, fuchi, kashiri, grip and menuki; leather covered saya with one hanger loop.View additional info
Description: MAHOGANY TILT-TOP TEA TABLE, 19th century, the round top centered over Queen Anne style tripod legs. Dimensions: 29"H x 31.25"D.View additional info
Description: THREE PELORUSES. Two manufactured by Lionel Corp., New York: 1 having metal face, 10.5"; and 1 with glass face, 10.5", U.S. Navy Bureau of Ships, #N1217m 1942; plus one by The Ontario Hughes Owens Co. LTD, Ottawa, Canada, metal face, 6.5", Type 42, Serial #0127.View additional info
Description: PETER PALFFY MONOTYPE ON PAPER (Austria, 1899-1988) Untitled. Image measures 12" x 16", pencil signed "P. Palffy" lower left and dated 1954. In a wood frame.View additional info
Description: HEAVY LAVENDER SHADING TO GREEN JADE BANGLE. The round comfort fit bangle is 2-3/4" in diameter (2-1/4" inside diameter).View additional info
Description: JAPANESE SAMURAI SWORD (WAKIZASHI), 27" slight curve blade, five character signed tang, bronze tsuba, six seppa, gold gilt fittings, cloth cord wrapped grip, even temper line, black lacquered scabbard all appear showa period.View additional info
Description: JAPANESE TWO-SECTION TANSU CHEST, Taisho/early Showa period, early 20th century, each section featuring two large drawers, the lower section with small locking door lower right. Note original drawer facings conceal modified drawer casings on modern guides. Dimensions: 40.25"H x 43"W x 16.75"D.View additional info
Description: FOUR MINIATURE PAINTINGS in three frames: small round Victorian portrait of young woman in ormolu round frame with ribbon crest & shadow box frame, over all 6" by 6.50"; oval portrait of lovely young woman wearing colorful jewels, 2.50" by 3.25" signed indistinctly center right in faux tortoise shell & brass case; plus oval portraits of Emperor Shah Jahan & his favorite wife, Mumtaj Mahal, for whom her husband built the Taj Mahal. Framed vertically in gilt wood.View additional info
Description: A PAIR OF CARVED AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID HONGMU ARMCHAIRS, Chinese. early 20th century.View additional info
Description: CARVED AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID HONGMU SIDE TABLE, Chinese, early 20th century, having a rectangular panel top overhanging a carved and inlaid apron and four straight, square legs. Dimensions: 34"H x 36.5"W x 18.5"D.
Condition Report: 649: The table shows moderate wear throughout with some discolorations, dings and small chips. The table is wobbly.View additional info