- May Estate Auction
Sunday, May 5, 2013 10am
- Main Gallery, 2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA
- Friday, May 3, 12pm - 5pm
Saturday, May 4, 10am - 5pm
Day of sale, beginning at 9am
& by appointment
The May Estate Auction presents a wide range of property from estates, private collections and institutions throughout the West Coast. Among the Fine Art offerings are paintings, sculpture, photographs and graphics; Jewelry will feature period selections, timepieces, natural jadeite jade and quality diamonds; Asian Art will showcase fine jade carvings, porcelains, bronzes, glassware, scrolls and textiles and the Furniture and Decorative Arts section of the sale includes silver, rugs and carpets, glassware, porcelains, figurines and American and European furniture. Selected highlights for the month of May include a classic image of Old World Italy in "The Macaroni Eater" after Sir John Everett Millias, a pair of certified ‘A’ grade jadeite earrings encrusted with diamonds, an absolutely delightful album of Chinese export gouache watercolor paintings from the estate of Senator Theodore Francis Green and ten lots of whimsical Tramp Art. In addition, the Stamp and Coin Department will present a selection of international offerings in its May sale. Amongst the lots are collections of U.S. gold and silver coins, Chinese silver coin sets and rare Imperial Russian and British medals that were once awarded to Stoker P.O.F. Ticchi. Please click on the "View press release" link below to learn more about these featured items.
Artist Listing: Franz Ambrasath, American School, J Araneda, William Armstrong, Barbizon School, Victor Beals, Arthur Beckwith, Harry Cassie Best, Andre Boratko, Cornelius Bouter, Andre Boyer, Beniamino Bufano, Marc Chagall, Nils Hans Christiansen, James Coignard, Continental School, John Cordich, David Cox, Thomas Crawford, Pascal Cucaro, Salvador Dali, (After) Salvador Dali, Virginia Dan, Richard DeTreville, Otto Ditscher, J Dodes, I Douglas, Ronald Dubuc, Rafael Duran, Eyvind Earle, W C Elsen, Erte, Gennaro Esposito, Suzi Eszterhas, Alfred Farnsworth, Flemish School, Paul Fontaine, Mikhail Gelmann, Charles Paul Gruppe, Guatemalan School, Pearl Guenther, (Attributed to) Nels Hagerup, Josephine Hall, John Hardrich, Heinie Hartwig, (After) John Herring, Japanese School, Jones, A Joyce, Frank Wilson Judd, Heward Jue, Viacheslav Kalinin, Luigi Kasmir, J Kelderman, Melanie Taylor Kent, Auguste Kind, Gene Kloss, Charles Krantz, Les Lambson, Charles Levier, Bernard Lorjou, Tom Lynch, Wallace MacBeth, (After) Rene Magritte, Jorge Mayol, D Mejia, (After) Jean Millet, (After) John Everett Millias, Joan Miro, M Mullally, Patrick Nagel, Robert Natkin, Cynthia Packard, Frank Pebbles, Ventura Perez, Jean Pfister, Pontecorvo, R Pontillo, Frederick Remington, O Richards, Charles Robinson, E John Robinson, Clarence Roe, David Francis Schwartz, Arthur Secunda, Irving Shapiro, Warren Sheppard, John Sloan, Miller Smith, Z E Sokol, J Somerville, (After) James Stephanoff, James Everett Stuart, Kaoru Tachibana, S Thompson, Norman Todhunter, Eduardo Tojetti, Gloria Vanderbilt, Jesus Villar, Michael Ward, Velox Ward, Thaddeus Welch, Carl Werleman, Clarence White, John Whittemore, Ben Wilks, Albert Williamson and Jacques Zucker.