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Tag: Eugene Lanceray

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    Alfons Walde Painting Leads Day 1 of Shapiro Auctions Upcoming Sale

    Day One of the International Fine & Decorative Art sale, offered by Shapiro Auctions, features works from the former Eastern Bloc and Russia. Among the key lots up for bid is a painting by Austrian artist Alfons Walde titled Bauernsonntag (Farmer Sunday). The painting shows two eerily similar men standing…

    ALFONS WALDE (AUSTRIAN 1891-1958)
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    Upcoming Auction by Shapiro Highlights History and Mystery

    "Mystery clocks" were termed so because the minute and the hour hands gave the illusion of floating freely with no visible connection to the dial. Because each hand was fixed to a clear, rotating crystal or citrine disk, they were virtually invisible. Cartier's clockmaker Maurice CoĆ¼et began creating modern versions…

    A Cartier Citrine, Onyx, Chrysoprase, Silver And Diamond 'mystery Clock', Case No. 201207, Circa 1970s