Estate Antique, Fine Art & Jewelry Auction (518 Lots)
518 lots with images
August 24, 2014Live Auction
St. Petersburg, FL, USA
August 24, 2014Live Auction
St. Petersburg, FL, USA
Description: STIEFF REPOUSSE STERLING FLATWARE SET: Approx 87 pieces in a floral repousse pattern by Stieff to include 3 forks (7 1/4"), 9 forks (6 7/8"), 12 salad forks (6"), 12 cocktail forks (5 5/8"), 11 teaspoons (6"), 12 5 O'Clock teaspoons (7 1/2"), 12 hollow knives (10 with bolster, 2 without, 9"), 12 hollow butter knives (5 3/4"), tablespoon (7 3/4"), 2 serving spoons (8"), sugar scoop (6"). Sold with wood silver chest, 4 3/4" h. x 19" x 13". Approx 88.8 troy oz.
Condition Report: Varying signs of minor use to silver, scratches to chest.View additional info
Description: 4 PIECE INTERNATIONAL STERLING TEA SERVICE: To include 1) Coffee pot with hinged lid, wood heat shields, 10 1/2" h. x 9 1/2". 2) Tea pot with hinged lid, wood heat shields, 9" h. x 10". 3) Covered sugar, 6 1/4" x 5 3/4". 4) Open sugar, 5 1/4" h. x 4 1/2". No monograms. Approx. 67.8 troy oz.View additional info
Description: AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN PIERCED SILVER BASKET VIENNA 1846: Delicately embossed floral motif basket with masquerons to handle, applied grape accent piece to center and winged griffin feet. Marks indicate Vienna 1846, 13/16 loth (silver content .813), and maker mark of AR, marks possibly added at a later date. Approx. 10 1/4" x 8 3/4", basket 4"h., 10"h. to top of handle. Approx. 14 troy oz.
Condition Report: Several sections missing around top, compressed areas in the basket body, cracks to handle and narrowing of interior space on 3 of the 4 feet (not visible from the outside).View additional info and full condition report
Description: MIKIMOTO PEARL SUITE: 18K yellow gold mountings and clasps. The pearls are high luster white with rose overtones. NECKLACE measures 18" length, pearls are 7-7.5 mm. BRACELET is 7" length, pearls 7 mm. RING, 18K centering an 8mm pearl, size 6, and the 8mm stud EARRINGS. Clasps with 4 mm pearls. All pieces have the M in a shell trademark.View additional info
Description: BIRD MOTIF BRONZE TAZZA: Figural bird motif bowl with relief bird in center medallion, base with vine motif. No visible signature or makers mark. Overall measures 6 1/2'' h. x 11''.View additional info
Description: TRIPLE STRAND OF LUXURIOUS PEARLS WITH DIAMOND CLASP: A decadent triple strand of 6 mm pearls, creamy white in color. The longest strand is 26" l. 14K yellow gold clasp with 10 diamonds. Clasp measure 1 3/8". as a bonus are a pair of 14K gold mabe pearl earrings, 11.5 mm. in a crown setting, screw backs.View additional info
Description: PEARL AND ONYX STRAND NECKLACE WITH 18K GOLD SPACERS: 32" continuous strand of pearls, averaging 8 mm., irregular shaped, and having golden overtones. 20 18K gold spacers measure approx. 3 mm.View additional info
Description: HAND PAINTED SEVRES FRENCH PORCELAIN LAMP: Cobalt ground with gilt decoration, hand painted medallions with genre scene of lovers signed Lebel, landscape verso. Figural rams head handles, with metal mounts, on 4 feet. Marked with blue underglaze Sevres mark with letter F on bottom porcelain piece. Overall 24'' h. without harp x 8 1/2''. Sold with cloth shade, 15 1/2'' x 20 1/4''.
Condition Report: Minor loss of gilt, abrasions to porcelain. Uneven finish to mounts.View additional info
Description: 3 PIECE HAND CHASED STERLING TEA SERVICE: 3 pieces total with unknown American makers mark, hand chased foliate motifs to include 1) Teapot with hinged lid, 9'' h. x 10''. 2) Open sugar 4'' h. x 6 3/4''. 3) Covered waste bowl, 6'' h. x 4 1/4''. Approx. 48.7 troy oz.
Condition Report: Minor signs of use.View additional info
Description: GORHAM FAIRFAX STERLING COFFEE SERVICE & TRAY: 5 pieces total, 3 in the Fairfax pattern by Gorham to include coffee pot (7 1/4'' h. x 8''), open creamer (3 1/4'' x 5 3/4''), open sugar (3 1/4'' x 6''). Sold with Gorham Chippendale Reproduction tray, retailed by Black, Starr and Frost (19 3/4'' x 10 1/4''), and Tiffany & Co. sugar tongs. All pieces monogrammed, approx. 60 troy oz.
Condition Report: Multiple dings and scratches, signs of use.View additional info
Description: PAIR ARTIST SIGNED FRENCH PORCELAIN URNS: Sevres style garniture set with champleve mounts, light burgundy ground, gilt decoration, medallions with outdoor genre scenes, green onyx base. Each signed E. Carel, measure 17'' h. x 5 1/4''.View additional info
Description: 1950'S AUTOGRAPH ALBUM WITH ELVIS, JOHNNY CASH & MORE: An incredible look at country and gospel artists that traveled through Tampa Florida in the late 1950's. All signed in a single book to include Elvis Presley, Don Fontana (drummer for Elvis), Scotty Moore (guitarist for Elvis), June Carter, Frank Evans (Local Tampa performer), the Louvin Brothers, Justin Tubb, J. D. Sumner, London Parris (the Blackwood Brothers), Jimmie Davis, Hovie Lister, Cecil Blackwood, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Jerry Walker and a couple unknown signatures. Interspersed with friends, schoolmates and blank pages in leather bound autograph book. All signatures nice and bold, no bends to pages.View additional info
Description: 1956 SIGNED ELVIS TOUR PROGRAM: Early Elvis Presley signature circa 1956, signed in Tampa, Florida on a rare Souvenir Picture Album for the 1956 tour touting Elvis as country music's ''Mr. Rhythm'', believed to be Elvis's first appearance as the cover of a program. Signed on the back cover in bold ball point pen. Signed inside by Justin Tubb, and the Louvin Brothers. Overall measures 10 3/4'' x 8 1/2''.
Condition Report: Rust at staples, bends to corners, some flaking to covers.View additional info
Description: OSCAR BACH QUALITY AESTHETIC MOVEMENT TABLE: Cast and wrought metal paint decorated base with nautical motifs to include sea shells and figural dolphin, on 8 legs with bun feet. Stamped inside Crest 152. Octagonal variegated marble top. Measures 22 3/4'' h. x 25''.
Condition Report: Loss of paint decoration.View additional info
Description: GREGOIRE, Jean-Louis (French, 1840-1890): Partially Clad Beauty Catching Butterflies, Bronze, incised signature to base, approx. 28" x 10".
Condition Report: Overall age appropriate wear to patina, there are two holes drilled just beneath her buttock, this was once used as a lamp.View additional info and full condition report
Description: DAILLION, Horace, (French, 1854-1937): Louis Pasteur Bronze, affixed to marble base, flanked by ink wells and pen tray. The Bronze measures 6 1/4" h. x 6 1/2" w., the base which contains the ink well and pen tray is approximately 9 1/2" h. x 11 1/2" w. and 5 1/2" d., signed on the side of the Bronze.
Condition Report: The marble base does have some minor flea bites, sold as is.View additional info
Description: CARRERA MARBLE SCULPTURE OF DAVID AFTER THE ANTIQUE: 28 1/2" h., circa 1st half 20th Century.View additional info
Description: BLACKINTON STERLING SERVICE IN THE FLOWERED ANTIQUE PATTERN: 112 pieces in the "Flowered Antique" pattern by Blackinton with assorted retail shop names to include Georg Jensen USA, Marshal Field, J. E, Caldwell and others. To include 19 dinner forks (7 1/4"), 18 salad forks (6 1/4"), 2 forks (6 1/2"), 27 teaspoons (6", note condition on one), 12 oval soup spoons (6 1/4"), 20 dinner knives (8 7/8"), 10 solid butter knives (5 3/4"), master butter knife (7 1/8"), 2 serving spoons (8 1/2"), sugar scoop (5 3/4"). Approx. 122.7 troy ozView additional info
Description: HEIRLOOM "SENTIMENTAL" STERLING FLATWARE: 42 piece service for 8 to include: 8 Forks (7 1/2"), 8 Salad forks (6 1/2"), 8 Teaspoons (6"), 10 Hollow Handle Knives (9"), 1 Hollow Handle Master Butter (6 3/8"), 1 Tablespoon (8 1/8"), 1 Meat Fork (8 1/4"), 1 Cream Ladle (6 1/4"), 2 Pierced Serving Spoons (8 1/8"), and 1 Olive Fork (5 1/4"). 48.1 Troy oz.
Condition Report: Varying signs of use.View additional info
Description: RICHLY GRAINED CARVED MAHOGANY VANITY & MIRROR: Triptych mirror with carved frame, applied foliate swag to central mirror. Shaped base top and shaped central drawer with applied decoration, 2 drawers either side, fluted legs ending in castors. Overall measures 63 3/4" h. x 52" x 23 3/4".
Condition Report: Scratches to top, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: ALLAN, Robert Weir, (British, 1852-1942): The Thames at Twickenham", Oil/Canvas, 24" x 42", signed lower right, dated 1902, framed 28" x 46 1/2".
Condition Report: Relined, scattered craquelure throughout, several spots of touch-up inpaint, several very minor flecks of paint loss, sold as is.View additional info and full condition report
Description: 19th C ENGLISH SCHOOL LANDSCAPE PAINTING: Oil/Canvas, 25 3/4" x 36", no visible signature, contemporary frame 31 1/2" x 41".
Condition Report: Relined, several scattered touches of inpaint, stretcher bar wear, scattered craquelure, several flecks of loss and touches of inpaint.View additional info and full condition report
Description: de KOONING, Willem, (Dutch-American, 1904-1997): Two Women, Lithograph, Sight size 17 1/2" x 14 1/2", pencil signed lower right, dated 1973, #'d lower left 38/100, there is a blind stamp in the lower right hand corner, custom fine frame 36" x 30".View additional info
Description: JOLLY, Henri Jean Baptiste, (Belgian, 1812-1853): Henri Jean Baptiste & Two Ladies in a Drawing Room, Oil/Canvas, 25" x 20 1/4", elaborate leaf and berry motif gilded and carved period gesso frame 37" x 32 1/2" x 4", signed lower left.
Condition Report: Relined, scattered spots of inpaint, frame has had restoration, and shows mild use.View additional info
Description: ANTIQUE PHILIPPINES CARVED WOOD SANTOS: Polychrome and gilt decorated figure of a monk holding a bible with flowing robes. Old dealers label attached to back identifying as Filipino, 17th century, however we cannot confirm age. Measures 13 1/4" h. x 7" x 5".
Condition Report: Loss of decoration.View additional info
Description: ANTIQUE CARVED WOOD BABY JESUS FIGURE: Figure of the Christ Child with a pomegranate seated on paint decorated pillow with tassels. Old dealer or retailers tag on base with embossed BD and number 291. Overall measures 5 3/4" h. x 4 1/4" x 4".
Condition Report: Missing one tassel, loss of decoration.View additional info
Description: CARVED CHRIST SANTOS FIGURE: Figure of Christ with white and blue paint decoration. Measures 13 3/4" x 5 1/4", actual age unknown.
Condition Report: Loss of decoration, age splits to wood, missing arms.View additional info
Description: ITALIAN GENRE PAINTING OF A BOY & MAN WITH MANDOLIN SIGNED A.P. FERRENI?: High Quality Oil/Canvas, Shows the Boy Singing while his Grandfather Plays the Mandolin, measures 15" x 20 7/8", signed lower right, framed 21 1/2" x 27 1/8".
Condition Report: Craquelure throughout, needs cleaning, several visible punctures, small patch visible verso, minor bits of scattered flecking.View additional info and full condition report
Description: ANTIQUE POLYCHROME CARVED WOOD SANTOS: Figure of a monk with scroll in one hand, basket of fruit in the other, standing on a stepped pedestal. Actual age unknown. Measures 9 1/2" h. x 4 1/2" x 3".
Condition Report: Loss of decoration.View additional info
Description: POLYCHROME CARVED FIGURE OF A MONK: Figure of a standing saint on polychrome stand. Measures 12 1/4" h. x 4 1/4", actual age unknown.
Condition Report: Loss of decoration, chips, age splits, missing arms.View additional info
Description: CARVED FIGURE OF A EXPLORER: Standing figure of an explorer on wood stand, traces of paint decoration remaining, 12" x 4", actual age unknown.
Condition Report: Loss of decoration, missing one arm.View additional info
Description: MOLLICA, Emanuele, (Italian, 19th Century): "La Zingarella", Oil/Canvas, 18 1/2" x 15", signed and titled verso, painted gilded frame 23" x 19 1/2".
Condition Report: Heavy scattered craquelure, puncture in upper margin, several spots of fleck and paint loss, needs cleaning, sold as is.View additional info
Description: THE MYSTIC MARRIAGE OF SAINT CATHERINE AFTER CORREGGIO: Painted by Mollica, Oil/Canvas, 18 1/2" x 15", signed and titled verso, encased in a very worn, painted, and gilded frame 23" x 19 1/2".
Condition Report: Craquelure throughout, needs cleaning, puncture in right margin.View additional info
Description: OLD MASTER STYLE PAINTING BY MOLLICA JUDITH HOLDING HEAD OF HOLOFERNES: Old Master Style Painting Depicting Judith Holding the Head of Holofernes with Onlooker, Oil/Canvas, 18 1/2" x 15", After Correggio by Emanuele Mollica, gilded framed 23" x 19 1/2".
Condition Report: Needs cleaning, scattered craquelure, several small bits of loss, frame has been overpainted and is in need of repair.View additional info
Description: PLATINUM 2.60 CT DIAMOND STUD EARRINGS: Two Old European round cut diamonds totaling approx. 2.60 Ct., averaging SI2 in clarity and I-J color. Post and nut closures. Weight 6.1 grams. Sold with current Atlanta Gemological GIA graduate's appraisal for $14,550.View additional info
Description: R. J. HORNER INLAID HEADBOARD: Carved and shaped crest, marquetry inlaid torch and garland motif with mother of pearl flowers. Decorative hooks applied at some time. Head board only. Overall measures 70 1/2'' h. x 59'' x 7''.
Condition Report: Multiple scratches, other wear consistent with everyday use.View additional info
Description: MARQUETRY INLAID 6 DRAWER CHEST: Shaped top, bow front, 6 graduating drawers with inlaid swags of garland, brass pulls, on 4 carved legs. Overall measures 53 1/2'' h. x 38'' x 21 1/4''.
Condition Report: Scratches, uneven finish especially on sides, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: LOUIS XV STYLE FIGURAL ORMOLU PEDESTAL CLOCK: 20th Century production of an elaborate Louis XV style clock on stand. Wood case with applied gilt metal figures of cherubs in clouds signed Auguste Moreau, garland bow and floral decoration. Embossed gilt metal dial with Roman numerals in porcelain medallions, marked Made in Italy. German Franz Hermie time and strike movement. Pedestal base with door, decorated with gilt metal sun masqueron, urn, garland, paw feet and foliate mounts, parquetry inlaid panels. Overall measures 82'' x 19 1/2'' x 12''. For shipping purposes, case 27 1/2'' x 16 1/2'' x 10 1/4'' separates from base 55 1/4'' h. 19 1/2'' x 12''.
Condition Report: Chips to back of veneer. Currently running however not guaranteed to continue or keep accurate time. Crank in office.View additional info
Description: 7.86 CT DIAMOND RING: A breathtaking 14K white gold ring in a tear drop shape covered in diamonds, the largest being a .50 Ct heart shaped brilliant, 2 oval brilliant totaling approx. .55 Ct. There is not a spot on this ring not covered in diamonds. TOTAL weight approx. 7.86 Ct. Please review the appraisal for details. The face measures 1 1/8". Ring size 7. Sold with current Florida Diamond Appraisers GIA graduates appraisal for $22,000.View additional info
Description: CONTINENTAL CARVED FIGURE OF A SCHOLAR AND CHILD: Most likely Italian, carved figural group of a scholar in robe walking with a child. No visible signature, measures 8 1/2" h. x 4 1/2" x 3".View additional info
Description: SANT, James, (British, 1820-1916): Portrait Painting of a Young Girl, Oil/Canvas, 20'' x 16'', monogrammed upper left, framed 24 1/2'' x 20 5/8''.
Condition Report: Stretcher bar wear, scattered craquelure throughout, several spots of inpaint touch-up.View additional info
Description: CARVED VICTORIAN SIDEBOARD: Stepped pediment with carved panel, back with shaped beveled mirror, carved and turned full column supports. Base with shaped front 4 central drawers with top 2 having carving, 2 side doors with carved panels. Overall measures 73 1/4'' x 54 1/4'' x 20 1/2''.
Condition Report: Scratches and gouges to top of base, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: PAIR CHINESE CHIPPENDALE STYLE SETTEES: Mahogany framed camel back, rolled arm settees, Late 19th to early 20th C. Measures approx. 33''h. x 43'' long x 33''.View additional info
Description: MAHOGANY BOOKCASE: Double glass doors with fretwork, each side with 3 adjustable wood shelves. Turned column styles, measures 53 1/4'' h. x 51'' x 15''.
Condition Report: Missing one knob, alligatoring to finish, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: HORLOR, Joseph, (United Kingdom, 1809-1887): Coastal Scene with Figures, Oil/Canvas, 9'' x 14'', signed lower left, encased in period carved and gilded gesso frame 11'' x 16 1/2''.
Condition Report: Scattered inpaint touch-up throughout, frame does show some signs of wear and missing pieces of gesso, sold as is.View additional info
Description: MAHOGANY CHIPPENDALE STYLE BENCH SEAT: String inlay with carved acanthus leaves on the vertical slats, straight top rail, spade front feet. Contemporary chicken motif upholstered seat. Measures approx. 36 1/2'' tall x 40'' x 18''.
Condition Report: There has been restoration work to the frame.View additional info
Description: PAIR LOUIS XV STYLE SHIELD BACK CHAIRS: Mahogany frames having carving on the crest rails, seat rails, arm rests, and knees of the front cabriole legs. Seat and back cushion are upholstered in a contemporary yellow silk fabric with medallions featuring chickens. Measure 37'' h. x 25 1/2'' x 27''.
Condition Report: Chip to top rail on one, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info
Description: BRONZE AND ALABASTER CHANDELIER: 6 light dore bronze, curved arm chandelier. Measures approx. 31'' dia. x 24'' high, excluding the chain and ceiling cap.View additional info
Description: ROSEWOOD CARVED VICTORIAN SETTEE: Triple back with carved top rail with floral decoration, shaped supports, carved apron. Burgundy acanthus leaf motif upholstery with tufted center back. Measures 42 1/2'' h. x 68'' x 30''.
Condition Report: Several older repairs and stress cracks.View additional info
Description: BURL WOOD BUTLERS DESK: Top with bookmatch veneer trim, burl veneer front with carved stiles. Top drawer opens to writing surface, 4 internal drawers and cubby hole, over 3 full length drawers on legs. Overall measures 39 1/4" h. x 42" x 22 1/2".
Condition Report: Back legs have been replaced, age splits to sides and top corner, other wear consistent with age and use.View additional info