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Thirteen Volumes of The Yellow Book, 1894-1897

Lot# 1A

Publishers: John Lane in London New York, Copeland Day in Boston.
Dates range from April 1894 - April 1897.
Thirteen Volumes of The Yellow Book.
Yellow hardcover with black ink design. Collections of various short stories and poems, some with illustrations.
Condition: Some wear to corners, slight discoloration of the covers. The pages show darkening around the edges but are in very good condition.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Five Antique Medical Books

Lot# 4

Condition: Minor darkening, mainly the the page edges. Significant wear to covers, with most corners being bent. Spotting to the pages of Domestic Medicine... and minor spotting to the pages of Principles of Human.... br

Estimate: $150 - $250

Three Baccarat Glass Animals with Two Additional

Lot# 33

Comprising a Baccarat polar bear, Baccarat squirrel, Baccarat horse, dolphin, and seal with a ball.brBaccarat pieces all marked on bottoms. The dolphin is marked Heublein 5/87. The seal is unmarked.brApproximate dimensions: Polar bear 4 1/2 inches high, squirrel 4 3/4 inches high, horse 3 1/4 inches high, dolphin 3 3/4 inches high..brCondition: Chip to the bottom of the seal. Small chip to the dolphin fin.br

Estimate: $400 - $600

 

Hopi Blanket

Lot# 63

Horizonal stripe pattern in red, white, black, and brown.brApproximate dimensions: 64 long x 33 inches wide..brCondition: General wear and minor fading, no fraying.br

Estimate: $150 - $250

Geza St. Galy Glazed Tiles Depicting Buddah

Lot# 77

Carmel, California
Mid 20th century.
Fifteen tiles arranged 3 x 5 in a frame, depciting a mediating Buddah seated on a pedestal, over a purple ground.
Signed lower left Geza St. Galy.
Approximate dimensions including frame: 28 3/4 high x 20 inches wide..
Condition: Miniscule marks to the frame.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Maison Jansen-Style Demilune Table

Lot# 146

Beveled clear glass top set in a chrome frame with brass accents, with hoof feet.
Approximate dimensions: 29 1/2 high x 45 wide x 17 inches deep..
Condition: Large chip to corner of glass top. Minimal wear to the frame.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Modern Chrome and Brass Glass Top Coffee Table

Lot# 148

Clear glass top set within a chrome frame with brass accents, with a smokey glass insert on the bottom.
Approximate dimensions: 16 high x 60 wide x 20 inches deep..
Condition: Surface scratches and wear to chrome and brass. Minor surface scratches to the glass.

Estimate: $250 - $350

 

Heinrich Sperling Thoroughbred oil on paper

Lot# 198

(German 1844-1924)
Vollblut (Thoroughbred)
Oil on paper laid on board.
17 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches Frame: 21 3/4 x 19 5/8 inches.
Signed lower left: H. Sperling.
Label verso from R.Wagner Muenchen Kunst-Handlung Maximilianspatz dated 1919.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Charles Dana Country Road oil on canvas

Lot# 206

(American 1843-1926)
Country Road
Oil on canvas.
10 1/8 x 13 3/4 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: C.G. Dana / 91.
CONDITION: In overall good condition for age, the canvas is not relined. Small abrasion in upper left quadrant in the sky, with some surface soiling at the top of the canvas. Discoloration throughout, areas of missing paint along the very edges from being framed at one point. Would benefit from being cleaned and framed.

Estimate: $600 - $800

 

William Ross Cameron Yacht Repairing Sausalito and Yacht Repairs Alameda watercolor

Lot# 215

(American 1893-1971)
Yacht Repairs, Alameda and Yacht Repairing, Sausalito 1930
Watercolor.
Sight: 9 1/8 x 10 3/8 inches Frame: 19 3/8 x 21 inches. Sight: 8 7/8 x 12 1/4 inches Frame: 18 1/8 x 22 1/8 inches.
Signed lower right: WR Cameron, titled and artist card taped verso Yacht Repairs Alameda. Signed lower left: WR Cameron titled and dated verso in pencil: Yacht Repairing Sausalito 1930.
This lot includes a black and white photograph of the artist painting in a shipyard.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Jack Schnitzius Figure Study oil on masonite

Lot# 233

(American b. 1931)
Figure Study
Oil on masonite.
24 x 18 inches Frame: 26 1/4 x 20 1/4 inches.
Signed, dated and titled verso: J. Schnitzius / 1963 / Figure Study.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Indonesian School 6 Genre Scene mixed media

Lot# 248

(20th century)br6 Genre ScenebrMixed media on paper.brEach sheet measures: 14 7/8 x 11 1/8 inches.brThree are unsigned three are signed: Id Bg Tirta batuan Bali, YW Madere B.D.L. and M.D. La Bign.br

Estimate: $100 - $200

 

Indonesian School 3 Genre Scene drawing

Lot# 249

(20th century)br3 Daily LifebrMixed media on paper.brEach sheet measures: 12 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches.brEach is signed and annotated recto in Indonesian.br

Estimate: $100 - $200

Johnny Friedlaender Verse le Nord Verse Le Sud etching

Lot# 254

(German 1912-1992)
Verse Le Nord et Verse Le Sud
Aquatint etching.
Sheet: 29 7/8 x 22 1/8 inches.
Signed lower right: Friedlaender numbered lower left: 8/95 titled and signed verso along the bottom of the sheet: Verse Le Nord et Verse Le Sud Friedlaender.
This lot includes a book on the artist.

Estimate: $200 - $300

After Marc Chagall 3 Exhibition lithograph posters

Lot# 258

(Russian / French 1887-1985)brExhibition: Muse des arts Dcoratifs, Fondation Maeght and Die Zauberflte MozartbrLithographic poster.brIncluding thin frame: 29 3/4 x 20 1/4 inches. Including thin Frame: 34 1/4 x 22 inches. Including thin frame:39 1/4 x 26 inches.brAll three are unsigned with exhibition information along the bottom.br

Estimate: $500 - $700

 

After Pablo Picasso Colombe au Soleil color lithograph

Lot# 259

(Spanish 1881-1973)
Colombe au Soleil
Color lithograph.
Sheet: 21 7/8 x 29 3/4 inches.
Signed and dated in the stone lower right: Picasso 10. Mars 1962 publisher information verso lower right: Editions Combat Pour la Paix Copyright S.P.A.D.E.M Paris.
CONDITION: In overall good condition discoloration around the edges of the sheet. Areas of discoloration within the image below the left wing of the bird and there is a faint brown vertical line from the middle of the sun to above the black line in the bottom 1/3 of the sheet. Would benefit from being framed.

Estimate: $600 - $900

After Marc Chagall 3 Exhibition lithograph posters

Lot# 261

(Russian / French 1887-1985)brMuse National Message Biblique Marc Chagall, Galerie Maeght and Galerie Maeght 1969-1970brLithographic poster.brIncluding thin frame: 30 1/8 x 20 3/4 inches. Including thin frame: 30 5/8 x 20 1/4 inches. Including thin frame: 31 x 22 5/8 inches.brAll three are unsigned with exhibition information along the top and bottom.br

Estimate: $500 - $700

Bufano Press Club Cat lithograph

Lot# 279

(American / Italian 1898-1970)brPress Club CatbrLithograph.brSight: 14 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches Frame: 26 x 32 1/2 inches.brNo visible signature.brArtiques Gallery San Francisco CA label verso.br(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)br

Estimate: $400 - $600

Roy de Forest Untitled color etching

Lot# 285

(American 1930-2007)
Untitled
Colored etching.
Sheet: 21 x 22 inches.
Signed lower right: Roy de Forest numbered lower left: 3/10 and dedicated lower left: To Gary 2005.

Estimate: $700 - $900

 

After Bufano Life of Christ lithograph

Lot# 287

(American / Italian 1898-1970)brLife of ChristbrOffset lithograph.brSight: 22 3/4 x 30 inches Frame: 33 1/8 x 40 1/4 inches.brPrinted signature lower right: B. Bufano numbered lower left: 26/120.br

Estimate: $500 - $700

Ladies Rolex Diamond, Two-Tone Wristwatch

Lot# 310

DIAL: Round, gold, diamond hour markers, black outer minutes track, gold baton hands, gold center sweep seconds hand, Rolex, Oyster Perpetual, superlative chronometer, officially certified, Swiss made. MOVEMENT: Automatic (not opened). CASE: Barrel, stainless steel, diamond and 18k yellow gold bezel, four lugs, 31 x 25 mm. BRACELET: Two-tone 18k yellow gold and stainless steel, oyster links tapering from 13 to 10 mm, deployant clasp, 6 1/2 inches. Accompanied by a Rolex box.
Gross Weight: 30.2 dwts

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Diamond, Black Onyx, 18k White Gold Pendant Necklace

Lot# 318

Featuring full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.00 cttw., set in an 18k white gold drop mounting with black onyx inside and measuring approximately 61 x 13 mm, suspended from an 18k white gold chain, forming an 18 1/2 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 11.8 dwts

Estimate: $1200 - $1600

Diamond, Platinum Brooch

Lot# 320

Featuring forty-seven old round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 cttw., set in a platinum mounting measuring approximately 20 x 49 mm.
Gross Weight: 5.0 dwts

Estimate: $900 - $1200

 

Peridot, Diamond, 14k White Gold Ring

Lot# 324

Featuring one oval-cut peridot weighing approximately 3.50 cts., accented by four full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.08 cttw., set in a 14k white gold mounting.
Size: 7 1/4, Gross Weight: 3.7 dwts

Estimate: $500 - $700

Diamond, Emerald, 18k White Gold Jewelry Suite

Lot# 325

Including one pair of diamond, emerald, 18k white gold earrings measuring approximately 12 x 12 mm together with a matching diamond, emerald, 18k white gold ring, size 7 1/4. Total diamond weight for the suite is approximately 1.40 cttw. Total emerald weight for the pair is approximately 1.00 cttw.
Gross Weight: 7.5 dwts

Estimate: $1500 - $2000

Mens Coral, Diamond, 14k White Gold Ring

Lot# 327

Featuring one oval shaped coral cabochon measuring approximately 15.65 x 12.1 mm, surrounded by baguette-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.70 cttw., set in a 14k white gold mounting measuring approximately 22 mm in width.
Size: 10 1/4, Gross Weight: 8.4 dwts

Estimate: $900 - $1200

Pair of Coral, Diamond, 14k White Gold Earrings

Lot# 328

Each featuring one round coral cabochon measuring approximately 11 mm, accented by round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.05 cttw., set in a 14k white gold mounting measuring approximately 39 x 16 mm.
Gross Weight: 3.3 dwts

Estimate: $500 - $700

 

Red Coral, Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold Pendant

Lot# 332

Featuring one egg shaped coral double cabochon measuring approximately 13.25 x 9 mm, accented by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.05 cttw., set in a 14k yellow gold mounting.
Gross Weight: 1.4 dwts

Estimate: $400 - $600

Pair of Coral, 14k Yellow Gold Drop Earrings

Lot# 334

Each featuring one red coral drop measuring approximately 21 x 6.5 mm, set in a 14k yellow gold mounting measuring approximately 38 mm in length.
Gross Weight: 2.3 dwts

Estimate: $500 - $700

Peridot, Diamond, 14k Gold Ring

Lot# 358

Centering one oval-cut peridot weighing approximately 3.50 cts., accented by round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.05 cttw., set in a 14k yellow and white gold flower motif mounting.
Size: 6 1/2, Gross Weight: 2.6 dwts

Estimate: $500 - $700

Peridot, 14k Yellow Gold Bracelet

Lot# 359

Featuring fourteen oval-cut peridots weighing a total of approximately 15.25 cttw., bezel set and linked by 14k yellow gold, completed by a tongue and groove clasp with two figure eight safeties, forming a 7 inch bracelet.
Gross Weight: 5.1 dwts

Estimate: $600 - $800

 

Collection of Two Pairs of Peridot, Diamond, 14k Gold Drop Earrings

Lot# 361

Including one pair of pear-cut peridot, diamond, 14k yellow gold drop earrings measuring approximately 34 mm in length together with a matching pair of pear-cut peridot, diamond, 14k white gold drop earrings measuring approximately 34 mm in length.
Gross Weight: 2.6 dwts

Estimate: $400 - $600

Diamond Bead, 14k Yellow Gold Necklace

Lot# 381

Composed of numerous faceted diamond beads weighing a total of approximately 19.80 cttw., linked by 14k yellow gold chain, completed by a lobster claw clasp, forming a 26 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 2.8 dwts

Estimate: $1200 - $1600

Diamond, 18k Yellow Gold Pendant Necklace

Lot# 384

Featuring three round, cushion and pear shaped rose-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 7.80 cttw., bezel set in an 18k yellow gold mounting, suspended from an 18k yellow gold chain, forming an 18 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 2.1 dwts

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Ruby, 18k Yellow Gold Necklace

Lot# 394

Composed of numerous ruby briolettes weighing a total of approximately 170.00 cttw., completed by an 18k yellow gold toggle clasp, forming a graduated 19 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 23.0 dwts

Estimate: $1200 - $1600

 

Amethyst, Opal Inlay, Diamond, 18k Yellow Gold Brooch

Lot# 403

Centering one oval-cut amethyst weighing approximately 3.50 cts., flanked by pear shaped opal inlay, accented by sixteen full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.15 cttw., set in an 18k yellow gold mounting measuring approximately 13 x 28 mm, completed by a metal pin stem and catch.
Gross Weight: 7.5 dwts

Estimate: $900 - $1200

Amethyst, Diamond, 14k Gold Ring

Lot# 404

Featuring one faceted-top, oval-cut amethyst measuring approximately 20.1 x 14.5 x 8.7 mm, surrounded by twelve round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 cttw., set in a 14k yellow and white gold mounting.
Size: 7 1/4, Gross Weight: 6.9 dwts

Estimate: $1200 - $1600

Pair of Amethyst, 18k Gold Ear Clips

Lot# 405

Each featuring one emerald-cut amethyst weighing approximately 2.60 cts., set in a 14k yellow and rose gold swirl motif, non-pierced ear clip mounting measuring approximately 41 x 22 mm. Total amethyst weight for the pair is approximately 5.20 cttw.
Gross Weight: 9.8 dwts

Estimate: $500 - $700

Two Chinese Carved White Jade Reticulated Pendants

Lot# 441

The first is carved in openworks with birds and flowers to one side, and deer under pine tree to the other side the second is double side carved circular pendant.
Diameter: 2 1/2 2 3/8 inches (6.3 6 cm).

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

 

Chinese White Jade Pendant

Lot# 449

Carved with figures in landscape to one side, and an inscription to the other side.
Length: 2 3/8 inches (6 cm).

Estimate: $400 - $600

Chinese Court Necklace with Box

Lot# 457

Consist of 108 small clear, light green, blue and translucent purple hue beads spaced by four larger coral colored beads, with three suspended pendents accented by a Canton enameled butterfly, together with a hardwood box with a faux-bamboo edge and sliding lid featuring a pair of confronted dragons.brLength: 14 3/4 inches (37.5 cm).br

Estimate: $300 - $500

Chinese Green Glazed Ceramic Ewer

Lot# 478

The ewer is decorated with flowers, covered with dark sea green glaze, the base is unglazed.
Height: 9 1/4 inches (23.5 cm).

Estimate: $300 - $500

 
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