Fall Select Auction: October 15 (2004)

Lot Numbers 276-315

1-40 | 41-80 | 81-120 | 121-165 | 166-198 | 199-240 | 241-275 | 276-315 | 316-354 | 355-394 | 395-424

276. Limoges enameled curio vase w/lady in red & full landscape, fish scale work, signed Hern, 5½", excellent condition, c.1880. (800-1,000)
277. Limoges enameled trumpet vase, one panel has landscape, one panel w/portrait of lady, applied metal trimming over red & green fields, fish scale work, vase mounted on reticulated silver base, signed M Pozi, 6¼", loss to enamel on lady's feet & bottom of dress, c.1880. (800-1,000)
278. Limoges enameled plaque of courting scene, seated couple w/mansion in background, fish scale work, 3¾" x 4½", gilt metal frame, c.1880. (1,000-1,200)
279. Pair of Limoges enameled vases w/embossed putti on branches w/forget-me-nots & cherry blossoms, one signed HD, 5", slight roughness to rims, c.1850. (2,000-3,000)
280. Austrian enamel on silver, two-handled campana urn with banded decorations of picnic scenes including musicians, lower band w/griffons & scrolls, ornate metal handles w/enameled highlights, 3"h x 5"w, slight roughness to stem, very good condition. (1,200-1,500)
281. Austrian enamel on silver, ewer with four panels of classically draped figures, intricately decorated w/putti, scrolls, many raised highlights, signed & stamped RL, 6½", minute flake at rim, very good condition. (1,500-2,000)
282. Austrian enamel on silver, perfume bottle, frolicking couples in country landscape, landscape on bottom, 2¾"h, excellent condition. (400-500)
283. Austrian enamel on silver, miniature coach w/great details, fully decorated w/classical figures & putti, landscapes, floral wreaths, red enamel "upholstered" seats, 1¾"h x 3"l x 1½"w, heat line to interior panel. (800-1,200)
284. Austrian enamel on silver, ewer with banded decorations of four picnic scenes, lower band w/griffons & scrolls, ornate handle w/enameled highlights, 4½", excellent condition, c.1850. (1,200-1,500)
285. Victorian watch holder w/beveled mirror & blown fluted glass cufflink basket, 7"h, basket 4½"w, mirror has minor silver loss. (150-250)
286. Japanese travel box, 1st quarter 19th century, wrought iron hardware & decoration of leaves and bonsai tree, 17"h x 15"w x 19"d, some minor metal losses & a few missing braces, very good condition. (600-800)
287. Floral still life, oil on chamfered panel, 24" x 12", superb ornate frame. (150-250)
288. Old rural couple seated at table, oil on board, 8¾" x 15¾", unsigned. (200-300)
289. La Von Whitmire, IN, 20th century, Woman sketching in front of cottage, watercolor, 14" x 18", signed. (100-200)

A listed Indianapolis artist and two-time winner in the annual exhibitions of Indiana artists at the John Herron Art Museum in Indianapolis.

290. Thomas King Hanna, Chester CT, 1872-1951, Placid Ocean, oil on board, 12" x 16", signed, old expo labels from Old Lyme, Salmagundi & others. (400-600)

Member of the Old Lyme Art Association, and student of Kenyon Cox, Irving Wiles, Charles Reinhardt, and John Carlson at Yale University. Began his career as a magazine illustrator before turning exclusively to fine arts. One of Hanna's paintings hangs in Australia's National Gallery of Art in Sydney.

291. Redmond Stephens Wright, CA, 1903-1991, Harbor With Many Sailboats, etching, 7½" x 11¾", pencil signed & numbered 5/50. (200-400)

Etcher, portrait painter, muralist. Born in Chicago, IL on May 13, 1903. Wright studied at Harvard University, AIC, and with Edouard Leon in Paris. He was active in Chicago and NYC during the 1930s. By 1937 he had settled in Pasadena and taught at the Pasadena Art Institute and San Gabriel Valley Art Center.

292. M. Degraff, USA, 20th century, Lakeside cabin, hand painted on frosted glass, 6" x 8", signed. (100-150)

A listed painter of landscapes and farms.

293. Figural lamp, comical scene of peeper & woman washing her leg, etched bowl on painted slate base, 14"h. (100-200)
294. Victorian banquet lamp, three globes hand painted w/courting couples, birds, swirled blossoms & vines, 32½"h, excellent condition. (600-800)
295. Bradley & Hubbard ornate Victorian converted lamp, cloisonné stem, cranberry swirl shade, 27"h. (250-350)
296. Victorian oil lamp w/pewter column base & marbleized stem, enameled cranberry bowl, fluted cranberry shade in basket weave pattern, 20"h. (250-350)
297. Bradley & Hubbard ornate Victorian pewter & brass converted oil lamp, quilted amberina shade, classic form w/open banding to top & bottom, paw feet, 25"h, excellent condition. (400-600)
298. Victorian oil lamp w/amber base, blue bowl, white swirled opalescent shade, burner marked IMPD CLIMAX Pat Jan 21 1890, 21"h, excellent condition. (300-500)
299. Early two-piece pine cupboard, elegant crown, two drawers over two doors, interior in old white paint, (800-1,200)
300. 19th century cast iron ashbin with ornate enameled lid, geometric edging, scrolls & overlapping leaves, 21" x 13" x 11". (400-600)
301. Bronze & crystal chandelier, French c.1920, eight lights, teardrops & floral crystals, 42"h x 20"d. (2,000-3,000)
302. Pair of Russian brass candlesticks, early 19th century, turned drip plates, 11½"h. (150-250)
303. Brass trivet, c.1830, scalloped apron & cabriole legs, 10½"h x 16"w. (250-350)
304. Copper & brass fireplace teapot, c.1880, riveted bale handle, hinged spigot cover, 15"h, excellent condition. (50-100)
305. French carriage clock w/columned corners, floral enameled porcelain face, four beveled glass sides & top panel, inscription to top reads "H. Langley With the Esteem and Good Wishes For Good Fortune and Posterity From Three Score Friends at His Majesty's Theater, July 8 1903," 7"h, excellent condition. (350-550)
306. Miniature carriage clock, tin sides, ornate brass face & frame, Pat 1880 &1881, 4"h, excellent condition. (150-250)
307. Pair of Delft oriental style plates, tin glazed, peacock pattern, marked AK, late 18th century, 9". (400-600)
308. Delft plate, tin glazed w/pomegranates, unmarked, late 18th century, 8¼". (100-200)
309. Staffordshire plate, center medallion depicting landing at Plymouth Rock, medallions w/American Independence July 4 1776, & Washington Born 1736 Died 1799, late 19th century, 6½"d, chip & 1"line to reverse. (100-200)
310. English flow blue teapot, classic octagonal tapered form, 8", superb condition. (100-200)
311. Davenport oval reticulated fruit bowl, English creamware, floral decorations & gilt accents, 3 ½"h x 9"w, early 19th century. (200-300)
312. Staffordshire cup in Historic Blue, detailed scene of boy w/dog, 2½"h, excellent condition. (100-200)
313. 19th century French figural clock w/standing couple, ornate base w/wreaths & scrolls, 28"h x 18"w. (600-800)
314. Bronze Art Deco style statue, Girl With Dove by Pierre Belaguays, 22"h, marble base, 20th century recast. (300-400)
315. Heavy wrought iron marble top half-round console table, dolphin foot, twisted trim w/blossom medallion & twisted leaf, polychromed in green, burgundy & gold, c.1920s, excellent condition, 32"h x 26½"w x 15"d. (200-300)