Commanding, sturdily crafted Stickley furniture is featured alongside elegant enameled vases, and could replicate a scene lifted from the Huntington Library’s collection. Gorgeous clean lines of mid-century furniture and floor lamps are timeless in their simplicity and would complement tasteful modern decor. With over 350 lots, Showplace Antique + Design Center’supcoming New York City Estate Auction is a treasure trove of twentieth-century decorative arts and furniture. This wide-ranging auction is for those with elegant taste and an appreciation of historical periods.
Items of note include an Art Nouveau peony vase, a set of six turn-of-the-century sterling silver plates, and several lots of Stickley furniture including an L & JG Stickley mission sideboard from 1912. The fine art section contains a whimsical pastel period oil “Portrait of a Seated Woman” from 1969. And there are several luxury fashion items including vintage Chanel and Hermés pieces.
Lots contain excellent examples of Art Nouveau and Mission Style as well as the mid-century modern era. Rounding out the auction are graceful jewelry pieces, beautiful Judaica items, and Mickey Mouse memorabilia. With pieces priced within reach for many collectors, the auction offers good opportunities to incorporate beautiful objects into a variety of interior design styles. For bidding registration and to view the complete catalogue go to Bidsquare.
Lot Categories:Fine Art (46), Decorative Arts (34), Furniture (167), Jewelry (62), Watches & Clocks (9), Couture & Textiles (14), Collectibles (20)
# of Lots:352
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Camille Faure Limoges Peony Motif Enameled Vase|| Estimate: |
|L & JG Stickley Mission Sideboard / Credenza|| Estimate: |
|Hawksworth Eyre & Co. Silver Place Plates, 6|| Estimate: |
|Gerald Thurston for Lightolier Modern Floor Lamp|| Estimate: |
|Sybil Goldsmith Portrait of a Seated Woman Oil|| Estimate: |
|22K Gold Diamonds & Mabe Pearls Dangle Earrings Pr|| Estimate: |
|Chanel Vintage Quilted Cream Leather Purse|| Estimate: |
|Mickey Mouse Choo Choo 485 & Sunoco Sign|| Estimate: |