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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.

Inquiries

Automobiles
Desman Coronado
(510) 227-2515
Asian Art
Harry Huang
(510) 227-2535
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
Mariah Emerson
510-227-2518
Jewelry and Timepieces
Meredith Bouldt
(510) 227-2525