2007 Fall Select Auction

Lots 1-29

1. Jules-Marie Chedeville, France, 19th century, Seaside cottages, oil on mahogany panel, 10" x 16", signed. 500-700

A French Impressionist, Chedeville studied and worked in Paris. He exhibited with the Societaire des Artistes Francais in 1888, and is listed in Benezit.

2. Leon Danchin, France, 1887-1939, Two pointer dogs in field, color engraving, 13" x 25.75" image, 14.25" x 26.5" plate, pencil signed and numbered 265/550, marked in upper left Copyright 1932 by La Gravure Francaise 41 Rue St Georges Paris, good image, foxing, some wrinkling to paper. 300-500

Danchin studied sculpture L'Ecole des Beaux Art in Paris and was accepted by the Salon des Artists from the age of sixteen. He later expanded his interests into oil and watercolor painting and engraving. His hunting scenes, and in particular his depictions of dogs, are among the most popular of the twentieth century.

3. Kilchurn Castle in Scotland, gouache, 10" x 16.5", signed J Douglas. 200-400
4. British School landscape with sheep by stream, c.1890, oil on canvas, 16" x 24", nice open-carved frame. 400-600
5. Heavily carved and gilt frame with overlapping leaves and pods with ribbons to corners, 31.25" x 24.5", some chips, with 25" x 18.25" print of elegant lady in pink dress. 400-600
6. Jean Rathborne, USA, 20th century, pair of floral still lifes, watercolor, 24" x 18", matching green matts and gold frames. 300-500
7. Illustrated arab manuscript page, interior court scene with two men, 8.5" x 5.5", nicely matted and framed. 100-200
8. Arts and Crafts landscape with dark trees, oil on board, 17" x 12", signed Bratton. 200-400
9. Landscape with road and trees, oil on board, 7" x 4.75", initialed lower left. 200-400
10. City fish market scene, watercolor, 9.75" x 7.75", signed lower right, great detail. 300-500
11. 19th century portrait of seated gentleman with cane, watercolor, 8.25" x 6.25", unsigned. 150-250
12. Miniature oval portrait of man, 2.5" x 2", in 7" x 6" frame, not examined out of frame, unsigned. 100-200
13. Johann Georg Mohr, Germany, Landscape with distant brick buildings, oil on board, 5.75" x 6.25", signed. 200-300
14. Formal portrait of George Pallender of Eureka Illinois, watercolor, 9" x 7.5", hand written dedication on back, 3" tear near bottom. 100-300
15. Harbor scene with boat and men, watercolor, 7" x 3.25", bears the name John Whorf. 100-200
16. Street scene in Cairo, 1928, oil on canvas, 18" x 14", signed S Barkev. 300-500
17. WPA style police men, oil on canvas, 24" x 20", unsigned. 300-500
18. Portrait of an old man, oil on canvas, 16" x 12", signed L Molino, dated 1920. 200-300
19. Royal court scene, oil on canvas, 18" x 15", signed E Zamacois. 300-500
20. Interior scene with mother and child by window, oil on canvas, 21" x 16", illegible signature. 400-600
21. Regency style flamed mahogany single-drawer stand with false drawer to back, string inlaid top and legs, four brass pawed swag legs support four nicely turned columns, 27"h x 23"w x 16"d, excellent condition, top shows expected wear. 400-600
22. Victorian Gothic cathedral chair, open carved back, needlepoint seat and back, fancy finials, 46"h x 18"w x 18"d, wear and loss to fabric. 100-200
23. Pair of Meissen hand painted bolted porcelain urns with snake-twist handles with stylized gold scales, floral decorations to both sides, gadrooned bases with acanthus accents, gilt borders, blue ink crossed swords marks, 11"h x 6.5"w, excellent condition. 400-600
24. Meissen hand painted figural group, four cherubs huddled around fire, blue ink crossed swords to base, incised 2495, impressed 124, 6.5"h x 7"w x 4"d, 1/2" chip to red cloak. 300-500
25. Meissen hand painted porcelain figural group, four cherubs arranging flowers, blue ink crossed swords to base, incised 2502, impressed 101, 6.5"h x 7"w x 5"d, small losses to petals, faint heat line to back of one neck. 400-600
26. Pair of hand painted porcelain cornucopias with ram heads and claw feet, gold painted blossoms and leaves on cobalt background, wear to gold around bases and tops, unmarked, 5.5"h x 3.5"w x 5.5"d, excellent condition. 200-400
27. Pair of Majolica wall brackets, each with a woman's face, acanthus leaves, blossoms, and architectural elements, white and olive-brown glaze, impressed mark SCHUTZ CILLI to interior, 10"h x 7.75"w x 6.5"d, excellent condition. 350-550
28. Queen Ann wingback chair with carved and curled arms and legs, down cushions, recent upholstery in pristine condition, 38"h x 26"w x 28"d, excellent condition. 300-500
29. Tole painted metal tray on stand, top painted in a variety of blossoms in many colors, rim with trailing vine with leaves and berries in gold paint, wrought iron vine handles, 28.5" x 24.5", 18" curled wrought iron collapsible stand, excellent condition. 200-300