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Fine Art Collections & The William Emboden

Alphonse Mucha & Sarah Bernhardt Collection

October 16th, 2021 Auction 12pm

 Illustration precedes description

 

 

 

76

Folk Art: Pacific Northwest Coast or Inuit Art Squamish Area

EAGLE, carved and painted wood with straw headdress, signed and inscribed inside, 25 x 6 x 4”, with custom metal wall mount.

In good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

77

Folk Art Sculpture

Whirley-gig Man, carved and painted sculpture, a signature not found, 32 ½ x 17 x 9 Ύ”, man and pole detachable from base.

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

78

Blaine Fontana (b. 1976) American

UNTITLED, 2007, acrylic painted freestanding wood construction with hobby craft moss application, 36 x 24”, signed. Provenance: Scion Installations IV touring exhibition, illustrated in catalog. Exhibition appraised value $6000.

The house has been turned 45 degrees, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $1000/2000

Starting Bid $500

 

 

 

79

Furniture: African Tribal Style Functional Art

Carved and painted wood CD Tower with straw and nail adornments, overall 67 x 10 x 10”.

Some cracks, nicks and dings, otherwise in good used condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

80

Furniture: Art Cabinet

Stylized painted wood cabinet with six smaller inset drawers and decorative handles, signed and dated 98’ on verso, overall 45 ½ x 36 x 9” including drawer knobs.

In good used condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

81

Furniture: Mirror Wall Cabinet

Oaxaca Fun Style painting wood cabinet with mirror and two interior glass shelves, signed Carey lower right side, overall 31 ½ x 16 ½ x 10” including top sculptures and hanging painted wood balls.

Some dust accumulation, otherwise in good used condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

82

Furniture: Pamela Morin

Painted wood four-legged pedestal stand, signed and stamped underneath, 31 Ύ” tall, table-top 11” diameter, legs span 15 ½ x 15 ½”.

Some surface soiling, otherwise in good used condition.

Auction Estimate $50/100

Starting Bid $25

 

 

 

83

Sticks Furniture

Colorfully painted and incised four footed wood pedestal side table with, signed Sticks 2002 in silver marker and inscribed I 1354 in pencil underneath base, incised 1135 4 underneath tabletop, 24 5/8 x 16 3/8 x 16 3/8”.

In good used condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

84

Sticks Furniture & another (three)

Sticks Furniture Clock, painted and incised wood, signed and dated 2000 on verso in gold marker, incised 0004 D 03312000, overall 19 ½ x 19 ½ x 2 Ό”; Sticks Furniture Heart, painted and incised wood wall hanging, incised 02413-0000 and 10550000 on verso, 10 x 7 Ό x ½”; Together with Artist Unidentified LA Keys Flying Angel #226, 1998, painted wood wall hanging, signed and dated and titled and numbered and inscribed H0086 on verso, 15 Ό x 12 x 1”. (3)

In good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

85

Joe Goode (b. 1937) California

TREE #26, 1986, oil painting on two canvases joined to a center wood panel, a signature not found, 51 x 144 Ό”, frame 53 x 146 Ό”. Provenance: James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles; Proceeds to benefit UCLA Health.

A few small imperfections, otherwise in good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $10,000/20,000

Starting Bid $5000

 

 

 

86

Paul Hollister (1918-2004) New York

KILROY WAS HERE, DON’T GET IDEAS, GARDNER, 1946, oil painting on canvas board, signed and dated and dedicated lower left, 16 x 12”.

Small scuffs, scrapes and scratches, otherwise in good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $100/300

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

87

Indonesian Masks (two)

Two carved wood masks, one painted in colors, 13 x 16 x 18” & 11 x 14 x 11”. (2)

Some stress cracks and ears possibly re-attached on the larger unpainted one, otherwise both in good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

88

Islamic Pottery

Large round polychrome ceramic charger with calligraphy and floral pattern on interior, 15 Ύ” diameter. From the collection of Chevalier Tony Clark.

Some glazing and firing flaws, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

89

Italian Faenza Sigma Garofano Dinnerware (thirty-eight)

Blue Carnation pattern, teapot 10 ½” tall with two surface chips on the lid and hairline craquelure inside, tureen 11” wide with tiny rim chips, pitcher 7” tall, octagonal bowl 5 ½” wide, creamer & sugar 5 ½” & 4 ½” tall creamer with two small rim chips, double compartment tray 14” wide, round shallow serving bowl 12 ½” wide, oval shallow serving bowl 16 ½” wide, seven 10 ½” dinner plates two with moderate rim chips, oval handle dish 9 Ύ” wide with small chip underneath, five cup & saucer sets 2 Ύ” tall & 6 ½” diameter, eight 5” small bowls, three 8 Ό” side plates, all hallmarked underneath. (38)

Also with natural firing and finish flaws, otherwise in good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

90

Italian Vietra Solimene Dinnerware (thirty-four)

Eight like new 9 ½” pasta/salad shallow bowls, four like new 5 ½” soup/cereal bowls one with a hairline crack inside, six used 10” plates, eight used 8 ½” plates one with a small surface chip, six used 5 ½” soup/cereal bowls one with a small rim chip, together with two older used 10” Per Alimenti plates, all hallmarked underneath. (34)

Also with natural firing and finish flaws, otherwise in good or used condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

91

Laplau Janssen (1869-1927) Denmark

TWO CHILDREN IN COSTUME, 1915, oil painting on canvas, signed and dated lower right, 21 ½ x 18 Ό”, frame 26 x 23 x 2 ½” with old labels on back.

In good aged condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

92

Japanese Masks & items (five)

Three carved and painted wood masks, largest 9 x 8 x 5”; Seated Buddha, carved and painted wood, 6 ½ x 6 ½ x 3 ½”; Daruma, Edo period wood carving, 3 x 3 x 3”. (5)

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

Auction Estimate $100/300

Starting Bid $20

 

 

 

93

Japanese Print Collection (six)

Toshi Yoshida BUNCHO, color woodblock print, signed and titled in pencil, sheet 16 x 10 ½”; Umetaro Azechi, UNTITLED, 1954, color woodblock print, signed and dated and numbered 13/70 in pencil, sheet 17 ½ x 12 ½”; Together with Shuzo Ikeda PROFILE, 1968, color woodblock print, signed and dated and numbered 90/100 in pencil, sheet 18 x 12 ½”; MOTHER & CHILD, color woodblock print tipped to paper, artist’s stamp on verso of  paper, overall 7 x 5”; Ryiji Kosaka PUMPKINS, 1957, color woodblock print, signed and dated and numbered 21/50 in pencil, sheet 12 x 16 ½”; Masaji Yoshida NOBEL GROWTH #2, 1958, color woodblock print, signed and dated and numbered 122/200 in pencil, sheet 22 x 17 ½”. (6)

Azechi with old paper hinges on verso; Ikeda with two old scotch tape hinges on verso, second with creases in thin left margin; Kosaka with some toning and discoloration; Yoshida with discoloration and creases and pinholes in margins; Otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

94

Tiefeng Jiang (b. 1938) Chinese

RADIANT VIOLET from the Flower Suite, color screenprint, signed and numbered 235/293 in silver ink, sheet 25 x 25”.

In apparently good condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

95

Luigi Kasimir (1881-1962) Hungarian American (2) & Tavik Frantisek Simon (1877-1942) Czechoslovakia (three)

Luigi Kasimir CHARTRES CATHEDRAL, color etching on thin paper, signed and numbered 50/200 in pencil, titled on the plate, image 17 x 12 ½”, sheet 23 Ό x 17 Ύ”; ST. JULIEN LE PAUVRE, color etching on thick wove paper, signed and inscribed 89 in pencil, titled on the plate, image 12 Ό x 14 ½”, sheet 17 Ύ x 20 ½”; Tavik Frantisek Simon UNTITLED, color aquatint etching, signed and inscribed 180 in pencil, BSN blind stamp lower left, image 13 Ύ x 17 Ό”, sheet 18 Ύ x 22”. (3)

Chartres tipped to mat upper margin recto, hairline scratches lower left, some pale toning; St. Julien with discoloration and toning, mended tears left margin and lower margin, old glue remnants upper margin; Simon laid down on board, toning and discoloration, perimeter glue remnants in margins; Otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $100/200

Starting Bid $50

 

 

 

96

Kaoru Kawano (1916-1965) Japanese (five)

MARIA KWANNON; COUPLE, two color woodblock prints, each signed and numbered from editions of 50 and titled in pencil and with red chop marks, both with Kawano Self-Printing stamped labels on verso, images 23 x 16 ½”, full margins, sheets 24 x 18” & 25 x 18 Ό”; WOMEN, three color woodblock prints, each with red chop marks, images 15 x 9”, sheets approximately 17 x 11 Ό”. (5)

One of the larger ones with a speck upper right, Two large and one smaller with paper hinges on verso, two of the smaller with old masking tape hinge residue on verso; Otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $300/600

Starting Bid $150

 

 

 

97

Lori Keenan (20th/ 21st) Missouri

UNTITLED, 2020, oil painting on canvas, a signature not found, 24 x 24”, frame 25 x 25”. Provenance: Kansas City Artists Coalition Annual Benefit Auction.

In good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

98

Thomas Kloss (late 20th Century) Pennsylvania (four)

EXOTIC BIRDS, four painted wood constructed sculptures with painted metal feet and glass eyes, each signed and stamped underneath, sizes from to 60” to 39” tall. (4)

Some minor wear, otherwise all in good condition.

Auction Estimate $500/1000

Starting Bid $250

 

 

 

99

Anatole Krasnyansky (b. 1930) Russian

THE GATHERING PLACE, watercolor on artist’s manipulated paper, signed lower left, sight 16 ½ x 21”, frame 31 ½ x 35 ½” with Plexiglas. Provenance: China Basin Designs.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

 

 

 

100

Anatole Krasnyansky (b. 1930) Russian

NEAR MOSCOW WINTER DAY, watercolor on artist’s manipulated paper, signed lower left, sight 23 x 17”, frame 37 x 31” with Plexiglas.

In apparently good studio condition.

Auction Estimate $200/400

Starting Bid $100

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