- August Estate Auction
Sunday, August 3, 2014, 10am
- Main Gallery, 2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA
- Friday, August 1, 12pm - 5pm
Saturday, August 2, 10am - 5pm
Day of sale, beginning at 9am
& by appointment
Michaan's estate auction features unique period finds, custom made property and lots benefiting charity in August. 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. Highlights for the month of August include a Beniamino Benvenuto Bufano attributed sculpture titled "Eagle," a delightful Victorian jewelry suite, a beautifully decorated Chinese export famille rose punch bowl sold to benefit Greyhound Friends for Life and an Olsen-Nolte parade saddle with sterling silver elements. A mid-century modern classic will also be up for sale in Hans Wegner's original design Papa Bear Chair. In addition, Michaan's Coin & Stamp Department will present a worldwide auction collection of gold coins. Please click on the "View press release" link below to learn more about these featured items.
Artist Listing: Franz Von Stuck, French School, Boris Anisfeld, Guillame Azoulay, Limazin Balas, Franz Bischoff, Don Bloodgood, Jane Bradford, Emile Bressler, California School, Elio Camacho, Carbye, Ramon Catalan, P Ciment, Albert Clymer, Leola Coggins, Jessica Cohen, Michael Cooper, Rene Couturier, Frank William Cuprien, Tilden Daken, Salvador Dali, Gene Davis, Joseph De Martini, Deremo, Antonio DeVity, John Dominique, Miguel Dominquez, Erte, European School, Alfred Farnsworth, Ellen Farr, Conrad Felixmuller, Peter Goin, Gregory Golubeff, RC Gorman, Paco Gorospe, Ellwood Graham, Pierre Guillon, Stewart Hetch, Peter Lanz Hohnstedt, Leo Holub, Kay Hoppock, Chi Chung Hu, Daisy Hughes, Tom Ide, Jean Kalisch, Susan Kelley, Joseph Kleitsch, Friedrich Kraus, Bradford Lambert, Jean Launois, Almery Lobel-Riche, Erle Loran, Peter Max, Igor Medvedev, Joan Miro, Scott Mutter, Karl Neuhaus, Nanette Oleson, Trinidad Osorio, V Otto, Willard Page, Roi Partridge, Pablo Picasso, Thomas Quinn, Thomas Addison Richards, Norman Rockwell, Richard Schloss, Davis Schwartz, Millard Sheets, Josef Siccart-Redl, Zamy Steynovitz, Francis Augustus Todhunter, Jean Varda, Peter Walkley, Ethel Wickers, Hubert Williams and James Wingate.