- May Estate Auction
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 10am
- Main Gallery, 2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA
- Friday, May 2, 12pm - 5pm
Saturday, May 3, 10am - 5pm
Day of sale, beginning at 9am
& by appointment
Michaan's May Estate Auction features a varied presentation of European and American artworks upon both paper and canvas. Estate property is also plentiful from Michaan's Jewelry and Furniture & Decorative Arts Departments, with over 270 lots offered from each. Among Fine Art estate offerings are paintings, sculpture, photographs and graphics; Jewelry often features period selections, timepieces, natural jadeite jade and quality diamonds; 20th Century Design lots commonly offer modern and contemporary artisan furniture, lighting and decorative objects and the Furniture and Decorative Arts section of the sale often includes silver, rugs and carpets, glassware, porcelains, figurines and American and European furniture. Select Asian works of art have also been chosen for Michaan's monthly sales, with fine jade carvings, porcelains, bronzes, glassware, scrolls and textiles often seen at auction. Selected highlights for the month of May include a GIA certified jadeite jade ring of exceptional translucency and collectible U.S. Naval relics. Also of note is an extensive offering of gold coins from the United States, Russia, Mexico and Germany, as well as lots of proof coin sets from around the world. Please click on the “View press release” link below to learn more about these featured items.
Artist Listing: RAYMOND ABEYTA, ANSEL ADAMS, HENRY ALEXANDER, ALLEZARD, MISCHA ASKENAZY, MARTIN BAER, BALINESE UBAD MOVEMENT, PATRICK VINCENT BARRY, KENDRICK BELL, EUGENE BERMAN, HAL BISHOP, (After) BERNARDUS JOHANNES BLOMMERS, Quiringh Gerritsz Brekelinkam, CESAR BUENAVENTURA, A RAY BURRELL, GEORGE CAMPION, LUIGI CANNELLI, Felice Casorati, ANTONI CLAVÉ, OLIVER CORBET, LOVIS CORINTH, RENE COUTURIER, MIGUEL COVARRUBIAS, EDWARD WILSON CURRIER, Cuzco School, SALVADOR DALI, MAURICE DENIS, ANTONIO DEVITY, ALEXANDER DZIGURSKI, ENGLISH SCHOOL, JUSTIN FAIVRE, HARRISON FISHER, FRENCH SCHOOL, (STYLE of) WILLIAM POWELL FRITH, KARJASOV GALIM, ARTHUR HILL GILBERT, PETER GOIN, JOHN EDWARD GOODALL, EDWARD GOREY, FERNAND GOTTLAB, HANNA and BARBARA, SHOICHI HASEGAWA, GEOFFREY HOLT, FRANCOIS ISABEY, Charles C Judson, PETER KITCHELL, KONDAKOVA, PROSPER LECOURTIER, CHARLES LEVIER, JEANNETTE MAXFIELD LEWIS, ALBERT LIOSSELIN, MAURICE LOGAN, ALDO LUONGO, PETER MAX, JOSEPH P MCMEEKIN, JOSHUA MEADOR, ARMAND CULTERA MONTALDO, George Montgomery, HIPPOLYTE MOREAU, LEROY NEIMAN, MARIE OGIER, PHIL PARADISE, MAX PARSONS, WOODWARD PAYNE, PEGGIANNI, Persian Miniatures, LEWIS WOOD PHYSIOC, PIETRO PICCOLI, L.J. (Attributed) RAYNER, THOMAS ROWLANDSON, EMMA SCHLANGENHAUSEN, GRACE SLICK, KETUT SOKI, THEOPHILE ALEXANDRE STEINLAN, JIMMY LEE SUDDETH, HERMAN TEN KATE, EDOUARD VYSEKAL, HUBERT WILLIAMS, KATHY WIPFLER, GALEN WOLF, PAUL WONNER and ROBERT ZARILLO.