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Fine Arts & Decorative Art Auction

February 27th, 2021

 

 

 

26

Leonetto Cappiello (1875-1942) Italy France

CHOCOLAT KLAUS, 1903, color lithograph, signed in the stone upper left, printed by Vercasson & Cie, Paris, image 60 Ό x 43 Ό”, full margins, retains remnants of Los Angeles County Museum of Art label and inventory number on frame verso, expensive elaborate custom frame 79 x 59 Ό x 4”.

In apparently good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $2000/4000

Starting Bid $1000

 

 

 

27

Ceramicist Unidentified

ORB, glazed ceramic sculpture, possibly signed or initialed underneath, 13 ½” tall, 11 ½” diameter, 15 lbs. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator.

Surface soiling and scuffs, some debris inside, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

28

Ceramicist Weidman

FEMALE FIGURE, 1993, partially glazed Roku ceramic in two parts, signed and dated underneath, 15 ½ x 13 x 5”. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator.

Some dust accumulation and surface soiling, right arm has been re-attached, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $20/40

Starting Bid $10

 

 

 

29

Theophile Narcisse Chauvel (1831-1909/10) French (two)

NUDE MOOR, pencil drawing on paper, artist’s stamp lower right, sight 8 ½ x 5 Ό”, frame 14 Ύ x 11 Ύ” with glass; STUDIES, pencil drawing on recto and verso of thin paper, artist’ stamp lower right recto, 7 Ό x 9 ½”, matted, From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark. (2)

The first with some small pale discoloration spots; Second with some pale discoloration spots, some old framer’s paper hinges upper sheet edge verso; otherwise both in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

30

Chinese Ming Dynasty Ceramic

Painted and glazed ceramic charger, 13 Ύ” diameter 2 Ύ” tall, with descriptive labels on verso reads: “Lung ch’uan Yao or celadon ware dish, incised design of peony and chrysanthemum petals Ming Dynasty (1368-1644)”. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator.

Some wear, scuffs and scratches surface soiling, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

31

Chinese stone stamps

Stone box with eleven stamps or seals, box 2 x 3 Ύ x 3”. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator.

Chip on rim of inner compartment, box with some scuffs and scrapes, some of the seals with tiny chips or flea bites, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

32

Contemporary Artist Unidentified

SPHERES, acrylic painting on canvas board, signed lower right, sight 23 ½ x 19 Ό”, Plexiglas box frame 34 x 29 ½”.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

33

Contemporary Artist Unidentified

BIG LAMP, acrylic painting on canvas, 48 x 36”.

Minor dust accumulation, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

34

Contemporary Artist Bok? & Ellen Lowe (20th / 21st Century) American (two)

Bok? FROG, 3-D sculptural art, acrylic painted ceramic and wood, signed E. Bok lower right, 11 ½ x 9 Ό x 2 ½”; Ellen Lowe FIELD GLOW, acrylic painting on canvas, signed and titled on verso, 6 ½ x 8 ½” including frame. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator. (2)

Bok with leaf under frog has been broken and loosely re-attached, some dust accumulation, otherwise in good condition; Lowe in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $50/100

Starting Bid $25

 

 

 

35

Contemporary Metal Sculptors (four)

Bug Figure, sculpture of welded rebar steel with wrench and bolts, 8 ½ x 12 x 8”; Garishe LEGS, 1994, a pair of welded metal sculptures, each signed and dated on base, largest 13 x 6 x 3 Ύ”, weight 11 lbs. together; Found Art rusted metal basket with gears, 10 ½” tall 10” diameter, weight 15 ½ lbs. From the collection of a Beverly Hills art maven and museum donator. (4)

The first with natural rusted aged patina; Garishe in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

36

Contemporary Text Artist

SCHIZ-O-PHRE-NI-A, acrylic painting on canvas, 36 x 36”.

Scuffs, edge wear, some accretions (possibly studio), otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

37

Contemporary Text Artist

ADDICTION, acrylic painting over color transfer print on canvas, 48 x 36”.

Some faint stretcher bar impressions, edge wear, a few scuffs and a black scuff lower left, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

38

Contemporary Text Artist

KANYE, acrylic painting on canvas, 48 x 60”.

Dust accumulation, edge wear, a few scuffs, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $400/800

Starting Bid $200

 

 

 

39

Contemporary Text Artist

UNTITLED, color letters on mirror, 48 x 72”, frame 51 ½ x 75 ½”.

Frame with some scuffs, tiny losses and wear, otherwise in apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

40

Craig Cowan (1947-1993) California

ARTIST AND MODEL, neg. no. 93106-2, 1993, silver print, signed and dated and numbered 14/35 in pencil on verso, image 8 ½ x 8 ½”, sheet 14 x 11”, frame 23 x 19” with glass. Provenance: Couturier Gallery Los Angeles. From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/800

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

41

Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Spanish

JAPANESE FAIRY TALE, THE WEAVER SPIDER (F.76-1), 1976, stencil colored etching, signed and numbered 161/175 in pencil, published by Gerschmann, Stockholm/ Yoyoi, Tokyo, plate 19 x 15”, sight 22 x 18”, frame 35 x 31” with Plexiglas.

Art in apparently good condition, small stain in mat lower center edge.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

42

Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Spanish

DREAMS OF A HORSEMAN, CAVALIER OF CUPS (F.79-14), 1979, color lithograph on Japan paper, signed and numbered AP 69/75 (artist’s proof) in pencil, aside from the numbered edition 250, published by Levine & Levine, DalArt blind stamp lower left, sheet 29 ½ x 21 ½”, frame 33 Ύ x 26” with glass.

Discoloration speck lower left, otherwise in apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

43

DANTE by an Unidentified Sculptor

DANTE, cast bronze sculpture with dark brown patina, 21 x 8 x 7”, with addition 1” square marble stand, weight 31 lbs.

Some surface soiling and dust accumulation in apparently aged condition, marble base with some cracks and chips.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

44

Olivia de Berardinis (b. 1948) Californian

BETTY PAGE MERMAID, color lithograph on silk coated paper, signed in pencil, from the numbered edition 25 Roman Numerals, aside from the numbered edition 450, sheet 38 x 26”, published by Robert Bane, with his and artist’s blind stamps lower right and left.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

45

Jan De Ruth (1922-1991) New York Czech Republic & Artist Unidentified (20th Century) (two)

Jan De Ruth, PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN, oil painting on canvas, signed lower right, 14 x 11 Ό”, frame 22 ½ x 19”; Artist Unidentified PORTRAIT OF A GIRL ON RED BACKGROUND, 1963, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated and inscribed Paris lower right, 11 x 9”, frame 14 Ύ x 12 Ύ”. (2)

The de Ruth with some hairline cracks; Artist unidentified with craquelure in white area, surface soiling; Otherwise both in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

46

Decorative Items: American Brilliant Style Crystal & Glass (seven)

A large color cut to clear crystal punch bowl with notched and scalloped rim, 6 ½” tall, 11 ½” diameter; An oval color cut to clear bowl with fluted rim, 5 x 10 ½ x 5 Ύ”; A multi-color cut to clear tapered vase with frond and flower pattern, 11 ½” tall, 7” diameter; A color cut to clear ashtray with a hallmarked silver cap around the rim (probably sterling), 6 ½” diameter; A cut to clear candy dish 6 Ύ” diameter; Together with two color cut to clear etched vases, one with deer and forest pattern the other with gold rim and gilding, 6 Ύ” tall & 6” tall. (7)

Punch bowl with a few small inconspicuous chips at rim; Oval bowl with a few tiny inconspicuous chips at base; Vase with some tiny nicks and flea bites at rim and a few flea bites near base; Ashtray with some small unobtrusive blemishes; Candy dish very some small flea bites and chips; Red vase with a minimal amount of wear; Amber vase with a discoloration streak and a tiny flaw at rim; All with normal light wear or scratches underneath, otherwise in good used aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

47

Decorative Items: American Brilliant Style Glass (seven)

Seven cut or molded glass items including a large lidded jar/ ice bucket, a vase, a creamer and a sugar cup, a candy dish, a goblet and a mini dumb bell, tallest 9 Ό” and widest 15”. (7)

Vase with a few small inconspicuous chips on rim teeth; Sugar with a few small unobtrusive chips on rim and flea bites on points; Dumb bell with a few unobtrusive flea bites; Otherwise all in good used condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

48

Arthur Degner (1887-1972) German

AFTERNOON WALK BY WANNSEE, color pastel on paper, signed lower right, sight 19 Ύ x 24”, frame 28 ½ x 32 ½” with glass.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

49

Dresden, Limoges & English Porcelains (four)

Dresden porcelain Ewer-style pitcher with vine and flower design, stylized flower handle and decorative raised undercoat, hallmarked underneath, 12 x 6 ½” x 4 Ύ”; A Limoges Elite porcelain vase with grape and leaf design and gilding at rim and on handles, hallmarked underneath, 13 ½ x 12 x 5 ½” deep; A Mason Ironstone gilded octagonal dish, hallmarked underneath, 1 ½ x 6 Ύ x 5”; An English enameled porcelain jar with bacchanal design and gilding, hallmarked underneath, 7 ½” tall, 5 Ό” diameter, probably lacking lid. (4)

Limoges with some wear on gilding and a few faint light scratches and uneven finish in thick areas of the purple paint; Jar with minor wear and flaws and accretions (possibly old tape or sticker residue); Otherwise all in apparently good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

50

Vintage St. Dupont Lighters and other accessories (sixteen)

Six St. Dupont lighters, 2 ½” to 1 Ύ”, one with case; Three Cartier lighters, one made for Chanel (red one with pouch) and a Maruman lighter; Three travel or desk clocks: St. Dupont (with case), Tiffany, and Cartier; A Davidoff lacquer brown cigar tube 6 ½” long with box; A Dunhill leather cigar box 8 x 9 ½ x 2”, with felt slip case; A Bangka Tin Werk pewter cigarette box 5 ½ x 3 ½ x 1”. (16)

Most in generally good used condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

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