There is little to classify day two of An Extra Large Antique Auction offered by Dirk Soülis Auctions beyond diverse, with more than 550 lots of vintage and historic items from a large array of categorizations. Groupings with the most items of the day include art glass, art pottery, canes, clocks and timepieces, furniture, jewelry, paintings, porcelain, quilts, and sterling silver.
A few eye-catching pieces from this sale are a signed letter by Napoleon Bonapart (1802), a Lalique Champs-Elysees French crystal chandelier, and a rare figural iron pig. The pig has glass eyes and a winding key that rings a “loud and rapid” internal bell when the mechanism is activated. Also of interest is a screen from the dressing-room of film and stage actor Frank Fay that is signed by many famous actors, athletes, and other artists. Names on the screen include Grouch Marx, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Cesar Romero, Eddie Brannick, Jack Dempsey, and many more. Explore the wide variety of lots and register to bid at Invaluable
Lot Categories:Asian Works Of Art 43), Collectibles (54), Decorative Art (170), Fine Art (44), Furniture (119), Jewelry (26)
# of Lots:459
Price Range:$40 - $15,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|A LALIQUE CHAMPS-ELYSEES FRENCH CRYSTAL CHANDELIER||
|HOLLYWOOD AUTOGRAPHS FROM FRANK FAY'S DRESSING ROOM||
|A PETER L. DE MORY GRAY NO 535 FUSEE DRIVE CHRONOMETER||
|A RARE FIGURAL IRON PIG KEY WIND MECHANICAL DESK BELL||
|NAPOLEON BONAPARTE ALS ON ENGRAVED LETTERHEAD 1802||
- Asian Works Of Art
- Decorative Arts
- Fine Art
- Art Glass
- Art Pottery
- Cesar Romero
- Dirk Soulis Auctions
- Eddie Brannick
- Frank Fay
- George Burns
- Gracie Allen
- Grouch Marx
- Jack Dempsey
- Napoleon Bonaparte
- stoneware victorian
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