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The Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection

Interior Designers for Celebrities including

Johnny Carson, Miles Davis and Eddie Van Halen

Fine Art Auction January 30th, 2021 @ noon

 

 

 

126

Sterling Ruby (b. 1972) Dutch American

JEAN FLAG, 2015, stitched denim fabric, signed and numbered 55/100 on artist’s studio label on verso, 45 x 68”. with flat metal bar and cleats for hanging.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

127

Russian American Artist Unidentified

LANDSCAPE, oil painting on canvas on Glendale N.Y. stretcher bars, 25 x 30”, frame 26 ½ x 31 ½”. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

Light surface soiling, scuffs, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

128

Samurai Stirrups (two)

Cast iron with red lacquered interior, each 10 ½ x 10 ½ x 5 Ό”. From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark. (2)

Red lacquered interior cracked, otherwise both in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

129

Santos Figures and others (four)

Four polychrome carved wood figures: NUN, 16 x 10 x 6”; FRIAR, 9 ½ x 3 ½ x 4” including removeable base; Two chess-like carved heads, 5” & 4 ½” tall. From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark. (4)

All with wear, cracks and blemishes from age, surface soiling and dust accumulation, on first two, otherwise all in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

130

Sculptor Unidentified (20th Century) Italian?

UNTITLED, marble sculpture in three parts on a massive marble base with constructed wood stand, one component swivels, sculpture with marble base 20 x 51 x 27”, stand 31 x 43 ½ x 19”, overall height 51. Note: Extreme weight, requires four men to move.

Some small chips, some hairline scratches, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $2000/4000

Starting Bid $1000

 

 

 

131

John Seery (b. 1941) New York Massachusetts

KIM, 1978, acrylic painting on canvas, signed and dated and titled on verso, 18 x 14”, frame 18 ½ x 14 Ύ”. Provenance: Medici-Berenson Gallery, Bay Harbor Islands, FL. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

132

Robert Setrakian (b. 1956) San Francisco

UNTITLED, circa 1991, installation in five-parts, each an oil painting on paper mounted to Foamcore mounted to wood, artist recalls signing each on verso, three panels are 53 ½ x 48”, two are 53 ½ x 36”, overall 53 ½ x 216” (18 feet). The Artist was mentored by Nathan Oliveira, his work is represented in many public collections including The De Young Museum, The Portland Art Museum and the Stanford University Hospital.

The artist originally sold this work to Johnny Carson’s lawyer Henry Bushkin, then to the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

133

Shalom Moskovitz aka Shalom of Safed (1896-1980) Israel

PHARAOH’S DAUGHTER FINDING MOSES, gouache on paper, signed lower right, sight 13 x 19”, frame 16 ½ x 23” with glass.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

133 A

Shalom Moskovitz aka Shalom of Safed (1896-1980) Israel

BIBLICAL SCENE, gouache on paper, signed lower right, sight 19 x 13 Ό”, frame 23 x 17” with glass.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

134

Elke Sommer (b. 1940) German

ISLAND DANCERS, 1979, acrylic painting on canvas, signed lower left, 30 x 40”, Koa wood frame 42 x 52 x 2 ½” with Juniper Arts LTD stamped on frame verso.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

135

Don Sorenson (1948-1985) California

PAINTING #479, 1979, acrylic painting on canvas, signed and dated and titled on verso, 43 x 72”. Provenance: Janus Gallery, Venice CA. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $2000/4000

Starting Bid $1000

 

 

 

136

Don Sorenson (1948-1985) California

BULL RING (#284), 1984, impasto acrylic painting on canvas, signed and dated and titled on verso, 72 Ό x 95 ½ x 2”. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others..

Some surface soiling and dust accumulation, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $2000/4000

Starting Bid $1000

 

 

 

137

British Sporting Print (19th Century)

FORES’S NATIONAL SPORTS: STEEPLE CHASE CRACKS, engraving by Charles Hunt after Herring, with hand-coloring, published by Fores in 1847, sight 24 Ό x 44 ½”, frame 41 x 61” with Plexiglas.

A few discoloration spots, tiny nick center right edge, otherwise in apparently good condition with contrast in the clouds.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

138

British Sporting Print (19th Century)

FORES’S NATIONAL SPORTS: START OF THE MEMORABLE DERBY OF 1844, engraving by Charles Hunt after Herring, with hand-coloring, published by Fores in 1845, sight 24 Ό x 44 ½”, frame 41 x 61” with Plexiglas.

In apparently good condition with contrast in the clouds.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

139

Roy Tabora (b. 1956) Hawaii (two)

HAWAII, two color prints, each signed and numbered 448/450 in pencil, images 29 x 21 ½”, full margins, frames 40 x 32 ½” with Plexiglas. (2)

Both in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

140

Modern Tapestry (Jette Thyssen?)

UNTITLED, woven wool tapestry, stitched initialed J. T. lower right corner, size 45 x 30 ½” including hanger bar. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator.

A couple small frays, dust accumulation, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

141

Lawrence Taugher (20th Century) American

FALLING INTO THE INEVITABLE, 1985, oil painting on cut Masonite, signed and dated and titled on verso, 24 x 19 Ό”. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

Small ding with tiny loss on the corner of the lower right red button, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

141 A

T. Teed (Mid-20th Century) New Jersey

SCAPE #155, 1965, oil painting with fabric collage on canvas, signed lower right, titled and dated on verso, artist’s address on stretcher bars, 20 x 30”, frame 22 Ό x 32 Ό”. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

142

Tibetan Buddhist Reliquary Jar

A carved rock crystal lidded jar with silver and brass filigreed wire and semi-precious or precious stones, 7 ½” tall, 7 ½” diameter, with custom box 7 ½ x 8 x 8”. From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

In good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1500

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

143

Tibetan Ceremonial Sash

Embroidered fabric with thirteen bronze heads, approximate length without ties 58”, hanging with ties approximately 33”. From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

Fabric soiled, heads tarnishing and with oxidation, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

144

Tribal Art: Oceanic Carving

TURTLE, CARRIER TO AFTERLIFE, carved wood, 8 ½ x 24 x 11”, weight 18 lbs. From the estate of William Emboden to the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

Some wear and cracks, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

145

Tribal Art: African Dogan Bust

FEMALE HEAD carved wood, 20” tall, overall 23 ½ x 11 x 11”. including stand., 12 lbs. From the estate of William Emboden to the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

Termite damage, wear and losses, cracks, wood dry, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

146

Tribal Art: African Songe Fetish

FETISH, carved wood with metal, reed, horn and other appointments, 25 x 7 x 5”. From the estate of William Emboden to the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

Termite damage, cracks, wear and losses, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

147

Tribal Art: African Figures (four)

SONGE (2), LUBA & another, four carved wood figures, 15” tall to 10” tall. From the estate of William Emboden to the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark. (4)

All with wear and losses otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

148

Tribal Art: African Carved Wood Masks (three)

Helmut, 15 ½ x 10 x 10”; Nigerian Alligator head, 25 ½ x 12 x 3 ½”; Bambara small head with fabric and horsehair, 9 ½ x 5 x 2”; lot comes with one display stand. From the estate of William Emboden to the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark. (3)

All with cracks, wear and losses otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

149

Tribal Art: African Nok Figures (two)

Carved wood figure, 7 ½ x 2 ½ x 2 Ό”; Carved stone figure, 6 ½ x 4 ½ x 2 ½”. From the estate of William Emboden to the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark. (2)

Both in apparently good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

150

Ernest Trova (1927-2009) Missouri

UNTITLED STANDING FIGURE IN FRONT OF A SCULPTURE, 1978, metal sculpture, signed and dated and with insignia underneath, 19 x 17 ½ x 6”, weight 22 lbs. From the Stuart Lampert & Stephen Tomar Collection, Interior Designers for Celebrities including Johnny Carson, Miles Davis & Eddie Van Halen, among others.

Some scratches, tarnishing and pitting, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

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