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Saturday, May 12, 2018, 10am

Add to Calendar 05-12-2018 10:00:00 05-12-2018 17:00:00 6 Gallery Auction Is it time for you to complete a collection, furnish a room or find a memorable gift? May is the perfect month to discover Michaan’s Gallery Auction, where objects of desire are everywhere you turn. Michaan’s proudly presents “Sneaker,” a 1982 pencil sketch by Andy Warhol. Estimated at $35,000-$45,000, “Sneaker” was authenticated by Warhol specialist Richard Polsky. A post-Impressionist landscape by Mario Puccini (1869-1920), “the Italian Van Gogh,” is one of many notable works of Italian fine art offered from a single collection amassed by an opera star. For collectors of rare Civil War memorabilia, the tobacco pipe hand-carved and inscribed by a soldier in the field features scenes of Lee’s surrender at Appomattox ($1,500-$2,000). The winsome bronze bear cub sculpture is by early California artist Arthur Putnam (1873-1930). Furniture includes the fabulous midcentury etched bronze coffee table by Philip and Kelvin LaVerne. Find a precious and unique Mother’s Day or graduation gift in the jewelry department. Estate jewels include a lustrous Victorian coral cameo, a Tiffany & Co. Schlumberger charm, and dazzling gemstone jewelry from antique to contemporary. Michaan’s is also a leading Bay Area Asian art resource. Fine old Chinese furniture of rosewood and Zitan wood, turn-of-the-century stone guardian lions, beautiful Japanese antique collectibles, and clair-de-lune Chinese porcelains are highlights this month. 2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA 94501 Michaan's Auctions info@michaans.com false MM/DD/YYYY

Gallery Showroom, 2751 Todd Street, Alameda, CA

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Saturday, May 5, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, May 6, 9am - 5pm
Friday, May 11, 12pm - 5pm
Day of sale, beginning at 9am
and by appointment

Is it time for you to complete a collection, furnish a room or find a memorable gift? May is the perfect month to discover Michaan’s Gallery Auction, where objects of desire are everywhere you turn. Michaan’s proudly presents “Sneaker,” a 1982 pencil sketch by Andy Warhol. Estimated at $35,000-$45,000, “Sneaker” was authenticated by Warhol specialist Richard Polsky. A post-Impressionist landscape by Mario Puccini (1869-1920), “the Italian Van Gogh,” is one of many notable works of Italian fine art offered from a single collection amassed by an opera star. For collectors of rare Civil War memorabilia, the tobacco pipe hand-carved and inscribed by a soldier in the field features scenes of Lee’s surrender at Appomattox ($1,500-$2,000). The winsome bronze bear cub sculpture is by early California artist Arthur Putnam (1873-1930). Furniture includes the fabulous midcentury etched bronze coffee table by Philip and Kelvin LaVerne. Find a precious and unique Mother’s Day or graduation gift in the jewelry department. Estate jewels include a lustrous Victorian coral cameo, a Tiffany & Co. Schlumberger charm, and dazzling gemstone jewelry from antique to contemporary. Michaan’s is also a leading Bay Area Asian art resource. Fine old Chinese furniture of rosewood and Zitan wood, turn-of-the-century stone guardian lions, beautiful Japanese antique collectibles, and clair-de-lune Chinese porcelains are highlights this month.

BUY IT NOW – AUCTION LOTS

Available for Purchase from May 14 (10am PST) through May 18 (5pm PST) for property from the May 12 Gallery Auction.

To make an offer or inquiry, please contact the department directly before May 18, 2018, 5pm (PST).

Inquiries

Automobiles
Desman Coronado
(510) 227-2515
Asian Art
Jessica Liang
(510) 227-2511
Coins, Stamps and Ephemera
Michael Rosenberg
(510) 227-2502
Fine Art
Kyrah Reddey
(510) 227-2519
Furniture and Decorative Arts
Gabe Herzog
510-227-2518
Jewelry and Timepieces
Elise Coronado
(510) 227-2570

Artist Listing

Tracey Adams, Cyrus Afsary, American School, Pietro Annigoni, Ruth Asawa, Balinese School, Sara Barnes, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Marina Battigelli, William Lee Beebe, (attributed to) Adolfo Belimbau, Thomas Hart Benton, Richard E. Bishop, Alain Bonnefoit, Charles Livingston Bull, Californian School, Charles Campbell, Ben Carre, Elizabeth Catlett, Chinese School, René Louis Chretien, Continental School, Vittorio Mateo Corcos, Francis "frank" Cutting, Romain (erte) De Tirtoff, Michel Delacroix, Andrew Denman, Ivan Dimitri, Bev Doolittle, William Eckert, George Calder Eichbaum, European School, Fancher, Louis, Lai Kui Fang, J. M. Garrison, Oscar Ghiglia, (attributed to) Oscar Ghiglia, Sylvan G. Goesle, Emile Albert Gruppe, Hanna-Barbera Animation Art, Alexander Harmer, Samuel Hyde Harris, Frances Marian Hebert, Robert Herrmann, Sven Inge Hoglund, Indonesian School, Italian School, Kenneth Johnson, Francis Jourdain, Victor Korecki, Emil Lazarevich, Bertha Stringer Lee, (attributed to) Silvestro Lega, Fernand Léger, Leon Clement & Cie, Luigi Levi (Ulgi Liegi), Jacques Loiseau, Lisa Lyons (For The Huey P. Newton Foundation), Joan Miro, Wayne Beam Morrell, Vernon Morse, Carl Eugene Mulertt, Perham Naul, Leroy Neiman, Hugo Oehmichen, Abiodun Olaku, Olaf Palm, James March Phillips, (Estate of) Pablo Picasso, Ernest Henry Pohl, Edward Priestley, Mario Puccini, Arthur Putnam, (after) Pierre- Auguste Renoir, Julian Rix, Bonita Roberts, Charles Dorman Robinson, (after) Georges Rouault, Frederick Schafer, Norbert Schlaus, Leon Alarac Shafer, Lundy Siegriest, Spanish School, George Sumner, Cy Twombly, Victor Vasarely, J. Paul Verrees, Vadim Voitehovitch, Carl Walter, Andy Warhol, Howard Warshaw, Abel Warshawsky, Tom Wesselmann, Robert John Wickenden, F. E. Wilson, Marion Wolf, William Lionel Wyllie, and Milford Zornes