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July 9-11 Furniture and Decorative Arts Auction (post-auction prices) Page 16

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Lot NumberDescriptionEstimated Selling PriceHammer Price

A DUTCH MARQUETRY ARMCHAIR, Empire design, 19th century, of mahogany construction with overall floral inlay and an upholstered cushion seat.

$200 - $300$190

PAIR OF AMETHYST, DIAMOND AND EIGHTEEN KARAT WHITE GOLD PENDANT EARRINGS, each set with a round-cut purple amethyst and 12 round-cut diamonds. Total weight of both amethyst gemstones: 10.92 cts. Total weight of all 24 diamonds: 1.11 cts. $800 - $1200No sale

TWO JAPANESE TSUBA, late Edo/early Meiji periods: the first with traces of gilt fan-shaped inlay, 3 in. diameter; the second with traces of gilt, 2 1/2 in. diameter.

$250 - $350$250

PERSIAN TABRIZ CARPET, the hexagonal plain blue field centering a single geometric medallion, the medallion and corners filled decorated in Herati floral motif, hand knotted, 8'1" x 11'0".

$450 - $650$275

SCOTTISH SCHOOL (19th/early 20th century) Oil on canvas Scottish highland pastoral landscape with cattle. 27 in. by 40 in., not signed In gilt wood frame $350 - $450$200

AN AMERICAN REED & BARTON ORNATE BOWL, in the Francis I pattern. The bowl in a blown out chased and engraved band with scalloped rim, marked with the Reed & Barton trademark underfoot, Sterling, Francis I. Diameter 8 in.

$300 - $400$225

A LARGE SATSUMA STYLE POTTERY COVERED JAR WITH MATCHING FLOOR STAND, Japanese, early 20th century, having an ovoid torso under an everted rim fitted with dome cover, the shoulders of the vase and cover surmounted with guardian lion handles, the vessel raised on matching circular floor stand with four monopod legs. Combined height 45.75 inches.

$1700 - $2250No sale

A PARIS PORCELAIN VASE, hand painted cartouche of a courting couple with people in the background and children at play, urn-shape with gold accented handles and accents on plum ground. The reverse side with floral bouquet. Height 12-3/4 in. $300 - $400$275

RENE GIMPEL'S LOUIS VUITTON ART TRUNK AND BOOK, #755157, Paris, France, c. 1924. The large trunk has a lift top opening to three wood painting cases numbered 1 through 3, along with the original leather and paper LV labels, the exterior covered in the traditional LV monogram toile canvas under wood staves with brass tackheads. Dimensions: 37.75"H x 43.5"W x 21"D. PROVENANCE: The Estate of Rene Gimpel, 1924-1967;the Dr. Duane and Eunice Bietz collection, 1991-2007. Note: Louis Vuitton was Rene Gimpel's great uncle; Regis Vuitton (brother of Louis Vuitton) was the maternal grandfather of Rene. Mr. Gimpel was a famous art dealer who traveled frequently to the U.S. and had this rare trunk custom made by Vuitton to transport paintings. BOOK: "Diary of an Art Dealer," by Rene Gimpel, first U.S. edition, 1966, translated from the original 1963 French version titled "Journal d'un Collectionneur" by John Rosenberg, illustrated with photographs, with references to Vuitton, pages 122, 316 and 351, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York.

$40000 - $60000No sale

ENGLISH QUALITY ELECROPLATED SILVER TEA CADDY with engraved hinged lid and sides, supported on a base with four curved feet. 9 in. by 7 in. Marked by the Silversmith PA & SS, c. 1880.

$200 - $300$110

A PAIR OF ROYAL VIENNA PORCELAIN COVERED URNS: depicting together scenes from each of the composer, Richard Wagner's (German, 1813-1883), operas including Der Ring des Niebelungen, Lohengrin, Dasa Liebesverbot, Der Fliegende Hollander, etc. in landscape settings. Gold enamel handles. Heights 37 in. excluding the wood stands from later period. Width 12 1/2 in. Royal Vienna blue beehive mark underfoot.

$5000 - $7000No sale

A SET OF THREE LOUIS XV STYLE MARQUETRY ARMCHAIRS, Italian, 20th century. The kingwood frames area decorated with floral inlays across the crest rail, seat rail and legs, the padded backs and seat cushions covered in orange leather. $300 - $400$450

WERNER GISIN (Swiss/American, 1918-2006) Oil on Masonite Landscape titled "Eletal, Germany" 36 in. by 24 in., no. 1112 verso Signed W. Gisin l.r. In gilt wood and gesso frame. $500 - $700$350

LARGE DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD PENDANT CROSS NECKLACE, the large Latin cross is set with44 round-cut diamonds and suspended on a 22 inch bead chain. Pendant length: 2 inches. $600 - $800$300

THREE-PIECE CAST CONCRETE GARDEN TABLE AND BENCH SET. The table has an rectangular top with rounded ends centered on a single round pedestal and measures 30"H x 28"W x 43"L; the two benches with rectangular slab seats spanning twin lyre-form pedestals and measure 36"L. $250 - $350$180

MILTON H. LOWELL (New Rochelle, New York 1848-1927). Oil on canvas Landscape with cottage near lake 24 in. by 36 1/4 in. Signed MH Lowell, dated 09 l.r. In gilt wood and gesso frame. $1400 - $1800$1000

A STEUBEN ROSE CLUTHRA OBLONG VASE, having a raindrop effect on rose ground, 8 in. by 4-3/4 in. ht. $1000 - $1500No sale

THREE-PIECE CAST CONCRETE GARDEN CONSOLE TABLE, the semi-elliptical top spanning two pilaster columns. Dimensions: 32"H x 43"L x 14"D. $150 - $200$160

LUCIEN FRITS OHL (European, 1904-1976) Oil on Masonite Landscape with two figures planting rice in a rice paddy. 35 1/2 in. by 23 3/4 in. Signed L. Frits Ohl l.r. In the original painted and gilt wood frame. $3500 - $4500No sale

DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT GOLD SOLITAIRE RING WITH APPRAISAL, set with a rectangular shaped diamond weighing 0.63 ct. Estimated retail replacement value: $2,545.

$400 - $600$425

AN ITALIAN BAROQUE WALNUT CASSONE, late 17th/early 18th century, the hinged lid having a gadrooned edge and overhanging panel front centering a carved medallion, the gadroon-molded base raised on four carved claw feet. Dimensions: 23"H x 66.25"L x 23.5"D. $2000 - $3000$1900

AN AMERICAN REED & BARTON 4 PIECE SILVER PLATED TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, and ornate serving tray, 5 pieces. The four piece set in baluster form, decorated in relief with floral finials and curved feet, including the coffee pot, 12-3/4 in.; teapot, 11-1/2 in.; together with matching cream pitcher and double handled sugar bowl. All on an ornate rectangular tray, 25-1/2 by 15-1/2 in. $300 - $400$400
0707-0788PERSIAN CORRIDOR CARPET, Hamadan tribal villages region, centering a single column of four geometric medallions on plain red ground, hand knotted, 3'4" x 9'3". $150 - $200$190

CHIPPENDALE STYLE GRANDFATHER FLOOR CLOCK, the Chinese rosewood case housing a German 3-weight movement that strikes Westminster, Whittington or St. Michael chimes on 12 tone bars. Complete with brass pendulum and weights. Height 81.5 inches. $600 - $800$500

PATINATED SPELTER BUST of Richard Wagner, the German composer. Brown patination. Height 11 3/4 in. with title plaque on attached plinth. c. 1920's. $250 - $350$150

PHILIP STEIN TESLAR DIAMOND WRISTWATCH WITH FOUR INTERCHANGEABLE STRAPS. The oval-cased watch has two classic white dials with black Arabic numerals and chrome color treatment on sapphire crystal, 42x27mm stainless steel case with 0.72 carat total weight of full-cut diamonds, 2 quartz movements, running. The four straps include a light blue and a pink silk calf strap, a black patent leather, and a black calf leather. Case, dial and all four straps signed.

$600 - $800$375

LARGE CHINESE LANG-YAO POTTERY FLOOR VASE, the large baluster-shaped vessel having a rich Sang-de-Boeuf or Oxblood glaze shaded light down to very dark red. Height 43.5 inches.

$300 - $400$200

FRANZ HEINRICH GREF (German, 1872-1957) Oil on canvas Landscape with horse and rider stopping on footbridge speaking to a boy seated on rail. 31 1/2 in. by 23 1/4 in. Signed F.H. Gref and dated 1948 l.r.; with Brooklyn, N.Y. framer's stamp on stretcher board verso. Provenance: by descent in the family. $1000 - $1500$800

BRITISH SCHOOL, 19th century Pastel on paper Landscape with stone building, figures near stream. 16 in. by 21 in., traces of a signature l.l. In period wood frame. $300 - $400$120

DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT WHITE GOLD WEDDING RING SET, the engagement ring centering a marquise-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.38 ct. with three round-cut diamonds forming a triangle on each shoulder. The wedding band set with a curved row of six round-cut diamonds. $600 - $800$375

PAIR OF DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT WHITE GOLD EARRINGS, each set with a single round-cut diamond and two channels of tapered baguette diamonds. $400 - $600$300

DIAMOND AND FOURTEEN KARAT WHITE GOLD PENDANT, triangle shaped and set with 27 round-cut diamonds together weighing approximately 0.27 ct. $400 - $600$160

LIFE-SIZE BRONZE WILDLIFE SCULPTURE, an African male lion cast in seated pose. Height 48 inches. ONE OF A PAIR. $300 - $400$500

LIFE-SIZE BRONZE WILDLIFE SCULPTURE, an African male lion cast in seated pose. Height 48 inches. ONE OF A PAIR. $300 - $400$500

RUSSIAN SILVER NIELLO CARD BOX, hallmarked inside lid and box. The hinged lid a scene of St. Petersburg engraved and inlaid in black enamel, as well as the back, with the interior lid in gilt, 4 in. by 2-1/4 in., c. 1880. $400 - $600$500

A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STYLE SEMAINIERS. The seven-drawer lingerie chests having burl maple exteriors and serpentine-shaped fronts, the front cabriole legs terminating in applied sabots. Dimensions: 50.75"H x 20.25"W x 15.25"D.

$400 - $600$650

CALIFORNIA AUTUMN LANDSCAPE An anonymous artist with vivid palette in the style of Manuel Valencia. Not signed. 18 in. by 22 in. In its original wide gilt wood and gesso frame, c. 1925, $200 - $300$375

U.S. TWENTY DOLLAR GOLD COIN, St. Gaudens variety, 1913-P. Appears about MS63.

$1000 - $1300$1400

PERSIAN GERAVAN CARPET, Heriz area, Azarbaijan region, overall scrolling floral raceme and central floral medallion design on red ground, hand knotted, 7'6" x 10'9".

$400 - $600$600

PINK SAPPHIRE, CRYSTAL, DIAMOND AND EIGHTEEN KARAT WHITE GOLD RING. A 3.01 cts. translucent crystal centers a marquise-cut pink sapphire weighing 1.38 cts. Pave' set diamonds surround. $700 - $900No sale

A GEORGE III STERLING HALLMARKED PIN TRAY, in an ornate flowing bouquet design, Newcastle, 1760-68, marked with the maker's mark, "CC" and hallmark. 4-3/4 in. by 3-1/2 in. $120 - $160$100

CONTINENTAL SCHOOL, late 19th/early 20th century Oil on canvas Study of a barefoot young girl holding the legendary unicorn, after an old master painting. 29 in. by 37 in., not signed In wide painted and gesso accented frame. $300 - $400$850

A PAIR OF GARDEN PLANTERS. The concrete planters are of tapering ovoid design cast with relief images of mythological figures. Height 25 inches.

$150 - $200$450

A RUSSIAN HALLMARKED STERLING SILVER NIELLO VODKA CUP, having black inlaid and engraved architectural and floral decoration, hallmarked underfoot, 2-3/4 in. ht. $225 - $300$120

RUSSIAN STERLING SILVER NIELLO SPOON, the design engraved and inlaid with black, with gilt bowl, hallmarked on the handle and dated 1869. Length 8 in.

$180 - $250No sale

LOUIS XV STYLE SIX-DRAWER COMMODE, of burl maple construction with ormolu mounts. Dimensions: 32"H x 39.5"W x 19"D. $500 - $700$650

RUSSIAN HALLMARKED STERLING SILVER NIELLO SPOON, gilt bowl, the design on back of handle and bowl inlaid with black in a flowing floral design, 7 in. length.

$170 - $250No sale

LARGE CHINESE PORCELAIN FLOOR VASE, Japanese Imari design, of standard vasiform shape with exterior scenic reserves surrounded by red and blue underglaze decoration. Height 42.75 inches. $250 - $350$150

LUIGI KASIMIR (Austrian, 1881-1962) Etching and aquatint titled "Marienplatz", Munich 15 in. by 11 1/2 in. Signed in the plate & dated 1909 l.l., titled l.c. "Der Marienplatz mit Dem alten Rathaus". Matted in custom wood frame

$250 - $350No sale

GOLD CHAIN NECKLACE, 18 inches, 14K yellow gold flex herringbone chain, weight 9.40 grams. $200 - $275$225

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