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Iron, 18k Yellow Gold Pendant Necklace

Lot# 13

Featuring one columnar shaped iron pendant, capped and suspended from an 18k yellow gold chain, forming a 17 1/2 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 8.9 dwts

Estimate: $150 - $250


Cultured Pearl, Diamond, 14k White Gold Necklace

Lot# 88

Composed of thirty-six cultured pearls ranging in size from approximately 10 mm to 9 mm, completed by a diamond, 14k white gold clasp, forming a 15 1/2 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 29.3 dwts

Estimate: $150 - $250


Large Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Charger

Lot# 423

Decorated in the center with warrior scene, surrounded by a band of lotus scrolls and a band of waves at the rim, the base is unglazed.
Diameter: 18 inches (45.7 cm).

Estimate: $150 - $250

4 Panoramic Prints, 1906 San Francisco Earthquake

Lot# 424

July 15, 1906 - August 5, 1906.
Includes No. 2, Panorama of the Ruins in the Valley That Sweeps From Russian Hill to Telegraph Hill., No. 3, Panorama of the Ruins From Telegraph Hill to the Base of Rincon Hill., No. 4, Panorama of the Fashionable Shopping and Retail Districts as the Camera Sees Them. No. 5, Panorama of the Western Addition and the Mission..
Condition: Stains, fading, creasing, handling dents, prior folds, some fold and edge splits.

Estimate: $50 - $100


Mark Gibson Teepee Camp oil on board

Lot# 479

(American 20th century)
Teepee Camp
Oil on board.
14 x 11 inches Frame: 19 1/4 x 16 1/2 inches.
Signed lower right: M. Gibson.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Klaus Daeniker Queen and Erosion aquatint etching

Lot# 482

(Swiss 20th century)
Queen and Erosion
Colored aquatint etching.
Sheet: 27 3/8 x 19 5/8 inches. Sheet: 29 3/4 x 25 1/2 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: K. Daeniker 69 numbered lower left: XII/XXV titled along the bottom right of the sheet: Queen. Signed and dated lower right: K. Daeniker 72 numbered lower left: 3/60 titled along the bottom of the sheet lower right: Erosion.

Estimate: $100 - $200


European School Man with Pipe oil on canvas

Lot# 497

(Late 19th / early 20th century)
Man with Pipe and Horse
Oil on canvas.
24 x 20 inches Frame: 32 1/4 x 28 1/8 inches.
Signed lower right: H.S. Lesz.
Label verso from Mousell Bros Deposition Birmingham.
CONDITION: In overall fair condition, the canvas has been relined and heavily varnished. Was not examine under black light frame is in overall good condition missing pieces and loose pieces of molding throughout.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Amy Difley Brown Desert Floor oil on board

Lot# 503

(American 1896-1987)
Desert Floor
Oil on board.
15 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches Frame: 22 x 26 inches.
Signed lower right: Amy Difley Brown Artist stamp verso upper left corner: Amy Defley Brown / Artist / painting no. 45 with label verso top center: Original oil painting by Amy Difley Brown.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $200 - $300


Georges Rouault Fille Nue Assie etching

Lot# 508

(French 1871-1958)
Fille Nue Assie
Sight: 12 x 7 5/8 inches Frame: 21 7/8 x 17 7/8 inches.
Signed and dated in the plate lower right: G.R. 1928.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Nicholas Briganti 2 Landscape oil on board

Lot# 541

(American 1861-1944)
The Water Mill and The Harvesters
Oil on board.
Each measures: 10 1/8 x 12 1/8 inches Frame: 13 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches.
Signed lower right: N. Briganti. Signed lower left: N. Briganti.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Early 20th Century Eastern European Provincial Painted Wood Chest

Lot# 610

Circa 1910.
Painted in red and green, with a foliate motif. Two panels painted along the top, and two coffered panels to the front of the chest. The two side panels are painted blue. The lid interior is painted white and reads Szkej Ilon 1910. Iron hardware including locking mechanism, hinges, and handles.
O.P.C.N. stamp to the back.
Approximate dimensions: 30 high x 50 wide x 22 1/4 inches deep..
Condition: Minor splits to the top. Minor wear to the painted finish overall, with some surface damage but few losses. General signs of wear such as scuffs and chips.
Key available.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Two Pairs of George III Provincial Elm Side Chairs

Lot# 696

Fourth quarter eighteenth century.
Both pairs have carved splats and square legs, one pair possessing removable cushions.
Approximate dimensions: 37 x 18 x 17 inches.
Condition: Scratches, dings, losses to finish, some cracks. Losses to splat on two chairs.

Estimate: $200 - $400


Italian Neoclassical Style Rock Crystal Eight Light Chandelier

Lot# 724

Patinated metal frame, with carved wood finials and accents, strung with strands of rock crystal, and accented with hanging clear crystal and colored glass lusters, including amber, red, and blue.
Approximate dimensions: 28 high x 32 inches diameter..
Condition: Paint loss to wood, some cracking to wood. One faux candle missing. Apparent minimal loss and damage to lusters and strands.
Spare lusters available.

Estimate: $250 - $400


Art Nouveau Rectangular Wall Mirror

Lot# 757

Circa 1900.
Two-tone gilt wood frame with floral decoration to the corners.
Approximate dimensions: 40 high x 20 1/2 inches wide..
Condition: Minor cracking to the plaster layer, mainly in the corners.

Estimate: $150 - $200


European School Haybales oil on board

Lot# 930

(20th century)
Oil on masonite.
19 3/4 x 27 3/4 inches Frame: 24 1/4 x 32 inches.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $100 - $200


Miguel Ballesta La Farruca oil on canvas

Lot# 961

(Spanish 1929-1998)
La Farruca
Oil on canvas.
34 1/4 x 26 1/4 inches Frame: 38 3/4 x 30 3/4 inches.
Signed l/l.
signed titled and dated verso top of the frame.
CONDITION: In overall very good condition. No areas of paint loss or holes in the canvas. Canvas is not relined, was not examined under the black light.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Hunter S. Thompson signed movie poster

Lot# 994

(Ameican 1937-2005)
Where the Buffalo Roam (movie poster printed in 1980)
20 x 30 inches.
Signed initials in black marker lower right.
CONDITION: Good condition, light creases, light wear to the edges.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Clara Parrish 2 Portraits of Children pencil and watercolor

Lot# 1009

(American 1861-1925)
Portrait of Child with Doll and Portrait of Brunette Child
Pencil and watercolor on paper.
Both measure: sight: 12 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches Frame: 16 3/8 x 12 1/2 inches.
Both are signed lower right: C. Parrish.
Neither was examined out of the frame

Estimate: $100 - $200


George Segal Kitchen lithograph

Lot# 1027

(American 1924-2000)
Sheet: 29 3/4 x 21 7/8 inches Frame: 36 1/4 x 28 1/4 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: Segal 78.
Los Robles Galleries label verso upper right corner.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $150 - $250


Dutch School 2 Tavern Scenes oil on canvas

Lot# 1034

(19th Century)
Lot of two Tavern Scenes
Oil on canvas.
Each measures 12 x 10 inches Each frame measures: 18 x 16 1/2 inches.
Condition: upper right corner of framed detached.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Chris Jorgensen View of Village with Mountains watercolor

Lot# 1037

(Californian 1860-1935)
View of Village with Mountains
Sheet: 7 x 10 1/4 inches Frame: 12 1/4 x 16 inches.
Signed l/r.
CONDITION: In overall good condition. When examined out of the frame the sheet is not laid down but is taped on all four sides. There is foxing in the sky as well as along the edges of the mat.

Estimate: $100 - $200

After Hamilton Classical Woman with Wreath engraving

Lot# 1040

Classical Woman with Wreath and Column, in Round Wreath
Hand colored black and red engraving
Hamilton was the British Ambassador to the court of Naples 1764 - 1800, during this time he collected classical vases. Hamilton commissioned various artist to produce accurate drawings of the vases. In the late 18th C these drawings were published as hand colored engravings by DHancarville.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Archille Emile Othon Friesz Adam and Eve lithograph

Lot# 1041

(French 1879-1949)
Adam and Eve
Sight: 9 x 9 1/4 inches Frame: 20 3/4 x 20 5/8 inches.
Signed in the stone lower right with studio stamp lower left: Atelier Othon-Friesz No. 199/200.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Albert Tolf The Desert Flyer oil on masonite

Lot# 1048

(American 1911-1996)
The Desert Flyer
Oil on masonite.
9 1/8 x 18 1/4 inches Frame: 16 3/8 x 25 1/2 inches.
Signed lower right: Albert Tolf.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $200 - $300


Eric S. Macky City View through the Trees oil on canvas

Lot# 1063

(American 1880-1958)
City View through the Trees
Oil on canvas.
20 1/4 x 16 inches Frame: 23 1/4 x 19 inches.
Signed lower left: Spencer Macky.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $200 - $300


Clive Madgwick Summers Evening, Hunters oil on canvas

Lot# 1065

(British 1934-2005)
Summers Evening, Hunters
Oil on canvas.
20 x 30 inches Frame: 26 1/4 x 36 1/4 inches.
Signed lower right: C. Madgwick stamped and pencil titled verso at the bottom: Clive Madgwick R.B.A. / Summers Evening.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Thomas Mangelsen Fawn and Eagle chromogenic print

Lot# 1068

(American b. 1945)
First Summer-Mule Deer Fawn and Eagle
Chromogenic print.
Sight: 19 3/8 x 29 1/4 inches Frame: 29 1/2 x 39 5/8 inches. Sight: 29 3/8 x 19 3/8 inches Frame: 39 x 29 inches.
Signed and dated l/r and numbered l/l: 65/950. Signed and dated l/r and numbered l/l: 226/500.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)
Neither were examined out of the frame.

Estimate: $200 - $300


After Pablo Picasso Harlequin lithograph

Lot# 1084

(Spanish 1881-1973)
Lithograph on toned paper.
Sight: 27 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches Frame: 31 3/8 x 25 1/4 inches.
Signed in the stone upper left corner: Picasso.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)
was not examined out of the frame.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Cecil Bell Skaters in Central Park and Shoeing the Horses lithograph

Lot# 1088

(American 1906-1970)
Skaters in Central Park and Shoeing the Horses
Sight: 11 1/2 x 14 7/8 inches Frame: 19 1/4 x 22 1/8 inches. Sight: 10 1/2 x 13 3/4 inches Frame: 16 1/8 x 20 1/8 inches.
Signed in pencil lower right: Cecil Bell and numbered lower left: 4/15. Signed in pencil lower right: Cecil Bell and numbered lower left: 12/35.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)
Neither was examined out of the frame.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Colonial-Style Inlaid Oak and Stained Pine Plate Rack

Lot# 1116

Inlaid stringing, scalloped upper. Three central shelves flanked by two smaller shelves, small single door cabinets with shell inlay, and two small drawers.
Approximate dimensions: 48 high x 63 3/4 wide x 7 1/2 inches deep.
Condition: Losses to top left small shelf. Minor signs of wear.

Estimate: $100 - $150

English Victorian Oak Plate Rack

Lot# 1117

With hearts cut out along the top, three shelves.
Approximate dimensions: 42 3/4 high x 70 1/2 inches wide.
Condition: General wear appropriate for the age.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Circle of Gaspar van Wittel View of Venice oil on canvas laid on board

Lot# 1177

(Dutch b. circa 1653-1736)
View of Venice
Oil on canvas laid on panel.
8 3/8 x 17 1/8 inches Frame: 12 1/4 x 21 inches.
No visible signature.
CONDITION: In overall good condition for its age. The canvas has been fully laid down on the panel but not evenly there is exposed panel along the top above the top of the canvas, it was painted to blend into the color palette of the work. Top right corner is partially torn due to handling and improper framing. Areas of abrasions to the paint along where it sits in the frame. Minor areas of missing paint along the bottom right corner in the shoreline in the sky in the upper right quadrant next to the tower in the background. Surface soiling throughout piece would benefit from being cleaned and properly framed. was not examined under black light.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Laura Lengyel Two Figures framed bronze

Lot# 1487

(American 20th century)
Two Figure Heads
Framed bronze plaque.
Including frame: 15 5/8 x 18 1/2 inches.
Signed lower right: Lengyel.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $100 - $150


A. BODSON Town Square Oil on Canvas

Lot# 1534

(American 20th century)
Town Square
Oil on canvas board.
24 1/4 x 30 inches Frame: 28 1/2 x 34 3/8 inches.
Signed l/r.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Eric S. Macky Three Deer watercolor

Lot# 1566

(American 1880-1958)
Three Deer
12 x 14 inches Frame: 14 1/8 x 16 1/8 inches.
Signed lower right: Spencer Macky / signed by C. L. Macky.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $100 - $150


Jacqui Morgan Apollo in the Sky watercolor

Lot# 1572

(Swiss 20th century)
Apollo in the Sky
Sight: 19 1/2 x 13 7/8 inches Frame: 28 7/8 x 22 3/8 inches.
Signed lower right: Jacqui Morgan titled verso.
Provenance: From the estate of artist Jacqui Morgan has over 100 original works at the Norman Rockwell museum in MA. Morgan was a female pioneer in the commercial illustration world.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $100 - $200


Roche Bobois Cream Leather Upholstered Sectional Sofa

Lot# 1676

In three sections.
Roch Bobois markings to upholstery under the cushions and on the cushions reverse.
Approximate dimensions: 34 high x 39 deep x 101 inches wide each way.
Condition: Various small stains and darkening to the leather. No apparent tears.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Mettlach Stein

Lot# 1759

Featuring gnomes with foaming steins gnome playing bag pipes, dancing vegetables, pewter gnome on lid hinge, gadrooning on handle and encircling stein.
Height 7 inches, diameter of base 3 1/2 inches.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Rock Hudson James Stewart Movie Posters

Lot# 1805

Approximate dimensions of the largest, 37 x 24 3/4 inches.
Condition: Folded, handling dents, pin holes, some fold splits, stains, tears, have been cropped.

Estimate: $70 - $120


Road to Morocco (Paramount, 1942). Half Sheet Style A

Lot# 1810

Starring Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Anthony Quinn, Dona Drake, Vladimir Sokoloff, Mikhail Rasumny, George Givot, Yvonne De Carlo, and Sara Berner. Directed by David Butler.
Approximate dimensions, 20 1/4 x 26 inches.
Condition: Handling dents, folded, fold split, tape over tear on back, owners inscription on back, creased, has been cropped.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Britains Hunt Series

Lot# 1816

14 mounted huntsmen, 4 mounted huntswomen, standing huntsmen with top hat and eight hounds.
Condition: Some with losses, some repainted.

Estimate: $150 - $250

Lost in Alaska (Universal International, 1952). One Sheet

Lot# 1818

Starring Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Mitzi Green, Tom Ewell, Bruce Cabot, Emory Parnell, Jack Ingram, Rex Lease, and Minerva Urecal. Directed by Jean Yarbrough.
Approximate dimensions, 39 1/4 x 25 1/4 inches.
Condition: Handling dents, folded, fold split, owners inscription on back, has been cropped.

Estimate: $70 - $120