Exceptional Auction of 20th Century Design, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th Century Furniture, Art, Pottery, Silver, Sculpture, Porcelain, Oriental Rugs, Fine Art & Decorative Accessories. Sunday - December 12th, 2010 - Starting at 11:00 A.M.Featuring an important rare Standard Glaze Rookwood vase by Grace Young of full body Indian "Pobbino Diaz" (also known as Big Whip), 20", S2577, 1901. Fabulous KPM Plaque by C. Becker; Paintings by Jens Jensen, Irving Amen and other fine art from the 19th & 20th century. Fine 20th century design, furniture, lighting, decorative objects. Fine 17th, 18th, 19th & 20th century furniture, Pennsylvania grain chest, all original. Chandeliers. Oriental rugs. Rookwood and other pottery. Decorative accessories. 20th century: Charles & Ray Eames, Robjohns-Gibbings, Peter Hvidt, Milo Baughman, Andrew Szoeke, Sergio Rodrigues, Finn Juhl, Poul Kjaerholm, Osvaldo Borsani, Karl Springer, Johannes Andersen, George Nelson, Verner Panton, Alvar Aalto, Maitland Smith, Roger Sprunger, Vladimer Kagan, Ello, Emma Schwenberger, Sergio Mazza, Charles Hollis Jones, Desny, Peter Hamburger, Tony Duquette, Maison Charles, Gerald Thurston, Laurel Co, Curtis Jere, Mastercraft, Wilbur Orhm, Folke Olsen.
Removed from Kentucky; North Carolina; Beverly Hills, California and Private Collections in the Cincinnati area.
Auction conducted by J. Louis Karp and Jonas Karp (5th Generation).
20th Century DesignCharles and Ray Eames, Peter Hvidt, Milo Baughman, Andrew Szoeke, Sergio Rodrigues, Finn Juhl, Poul Kjaerholm, Osvaldo Borsani, Karl Springer, Johannes Andersen, George Nelson, Verner Panton, Alvar Aalto, Collection of Maitland Smith, Roger Sprunger, Vladimir Kagan, Ello, Sergio Mazza, Charles Hollis Jones, Attributed to Desny, Peter Hamberger, Tony Duquette, Maison Charles, Gerald Thurston, Laurel & Co., Curtis Jere, Mastercraft, Wilbur Orhm, Folke Olsen, Robsjohn-Gibbings, Schweinberger, Gismondi
Featuring: Rare Set of Four Eames chairs for Herman Miller, all original; Set of Four PACS for Herman Miller, Lax in chocolate brown, Rare George Nelson for Herman Miller Speaker Cabinet and a large Storage Cube both with hairpin legs; large pair George Nelson for Herman Miller Tri-pod base Table Bubble Lamps (all original); Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb X-base Coffee Table, 1956; Three Teak tables by Peter Hvidt for France & Sons; Milo Baughman X-base Desk for Thayer Coggin, Rare Pair of Art Deco Chests with carved figural plaques in center by Andrew Szoeke; Sergio Rodrigues for OCA Leather & Rosewood Chair; Poul Kjaeholm PK71 Nesting Tables, Set of Three; Pair Osvaldo Borsani for Stow Davis chairs with original labels; Pair Ottomans, brass plated steel, upholstered, attributed to Karl Springer; Roger Sprunger for Dunbar 1967, Rosewood and Chrome plated steel, Credenza and Executive Office Desk; Finn Juhl chairs; Johannes Andersen for Drylund Teak Portable Bar in mint condition; White, Red lacquer, black laminate; Set of Four Teak & Leather Seat Bar Stools; Alvar Aalto chair; Collection of Maitland Smith: Credenza, coffee, end, waste can, all with leather book covers (fine condition) from The Book Collection, Faux Marble scroll base coffee table.; Vladimir Kagan (attribution) for Grosfeld House Sofa, Walnut Whale bone legs; Eight Piece Dining Suite by Ello, Mirrored top Six Door Credenza, Table, leaves, Six Chairs with suede upholstery; Maitland Smith Seventeen Drawer Pyramid Chest with wall paper interior; Sergio Mazza "Toga" Chairs: Rare and unusual Eleven Piece Dining Suite, Attributed to Desny, Criss Cross base Dining Table, Eight Chairs, Credenza, Server, This Set was purchases in the late 1940'so and early 1950'so in France, Burl Elm Veneer, Folke Olsen chair and ottoman, Mastercraft, pair w/wonderful brass, glass Display Cabinets with mirrored backs; Jean Rogere fireplace screen, Wonderful Selection of Lighting: Maison Charles, Peter Hamberger, Walter Teague, Charles Hollis Jones, Rookwood, Art Deco, Rembrandt, Laurel & Co. Curtis Jere, Victorian and other styles and makers.
Fine FurnitureExtremely fine 17th c. English Oak Coffre, bearing the Date 1673 and Initialed IP; Three wonderful Oak carved arm chairs; Oak Court Cupboard bearing the Date 1677 and the names James and Elizabeth Bowdan on the upper doors; Oak Table on turned legs in the form of Inverted Balusters, united by T shaped stretchers; Assembled Set of Twelve Dining Chairs oak frame, tapestry upholstered; William and Mary Blanket Coffre with raised carving, All the 17th c. pieces are in Fine Condition for their age), the patina is vibrant in color and seems to have original hardware; Pennsylvania 19th c, Stenciled, painted lift top Grain Box on original legs, (great condition), Set of Early 20th c. Mahogany Chippendale Lattice back chairs, carved knee bends on ball and claw feet; Mahogany Inlaid Sheraton style chest with skirted front; 19thc. Mahogany tilt table on tri-pod base, (shows shrinkage) Robert Mitchell carved vanity, chair, mirror; Oak Carpenters lift top tool chest with brass hardware; Grouping of Romweber: Four Viking Oak frame and leather club chairs: Revolving Magazine Table with shelves in Zodiac pattern, Console Cabinet in Zodiac Pattern, Magazine Table, Adjustable Valet with horse heads on upper portion. Knee hole desk in fine condition w/Seven Drawers Miniature Empire Style mahogany chest; Brass two drawer chest (made in Spain); Set of Four early kitchen rush seat chairs. 19th c. Chippendale English Tall Case Clock (needs restoration); 19th c. Irish Chippendale chair with compass seat, carved knee bends, claw feet.
Oriental RugsAubusson, some repairs, some fading; Sarouks, Bahkara, Hamedan and others.
ArtIrving Amen's; Charles Meurer's, Lady from Kentucky (found in Louisville); Biardi, Etching F. Duveneck Jens Jensen, J. P. Ydaral, Charley Harper Lithographs, F. Ehmann, F.W. Lowe, K Kawano, Hirschfeld, P. Francois, Y Sharp, James Hopkins, J. Store, H. Herzog (attr.); H Herzog (attrb.), S. C. Smith, A.H. Slade, E.F. Wittmark, Franklin Morris, V Kramer, W. Young, Nettleton, A. Doukin, F. Dixon, J. Feninger. A. Kruger and other fine Art, Some signatures are illegible and some un-signed.
DecorativeRare and Important Glaze Rookwood Vase with Full Figured Indian by Grace Young, S 1577, 1900, Wonderful KPM Plaque; Cut Glass; Rare signed Libbey Flower Bowl; Two Cut Punch Bowls, one with 13 cups (cups do not match); Rookwood, Roseville and other Pottery, Copenhagen Owl, Limoges, Porcelain (some pieces are damaged), Beehive, Sevres, Old Paris , Canton, Imari, Wedgwood, Satsuma, Stoneware, Redware, Steif, Music Boxes, Carved Angel (off a ship); Onyx Vases, Musical Instruments, Collection of Wood Carvings by Irving Amen; Sculptures, Bronzes, Three 15th to early 16th Century Wonderful and original Alms Bowls, Collection of Silver Overlay, Perfumes, Claret Jug, Tray, Flasks; Sterling: Tiffany Baby Cup with embossed cats; English warming pot with handle (used for hunts); Cup, Lexington, Kentucky; Five Piece Tea and Coffee Set, Bailey & Co. with several hall marks' Eighty-Five Pieces of Kirk & Sons Repousse Flatware, Silver on Copper ornate trays; Outstanding Pair of lath 16th to early 17th c. Prickett all original candlesticks; Music Boxes; Harris Strong Plaques.
LightingMaison Charles, Peter Hamberger, Attrib. James Mont, Charles Hollis Jones, Gerald Thurston, Tony Duquette, Rookwood, Art Deco, Rembrandt, Laurel & Co. Curtis Jere, Gone with the Wind, Walter Teague "Polaroid Lamp"
To Be HeldSunday December 12th Starting at 11:00 A.M.
ExhibitionWednesday December 8th through Saturday December 11th 8:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Sunday December 12th 7:30 A.M. - 10:30 A.M.
TERMS15% Buyers Premium, Visa, Mastercard, Discover accepted. Cash or Travelers Checks in US Currency only, arrangements for phone bidding or absentee bids 3 days in advance of sale. We will only take a limited amount of phone bidding on any item with a value of $300 or more. Absentee Bidder Form Buyer is responsible for all shipping.
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