Italian Ginori Porcelain Tableware: Taormina Pattern
Circa 2000. Comprising of 16 Dinner Plates, 10 3/4 Diameter, 27.3 cms. 16 Luncheon plates, 9 7/8 Diameter. 16 Salad Plates, 8 5/16 Diameter, 21.11 cms. 16 Bread and Butter Plates, 6 Diameter, 15.24 cms. All scallop-moulded and painted in an Imari palette with swirling foliate and floral motifs in Chinese Export style, and with banded, dot mons and flowerheads in reserves. Green underglaze enamel Richard Ginori under five pointed arched crown, gilt banded PITTORIA RICHARD GINORI over black enamel ITALY. Condition: Overall condition is very good, with a few light scratches. The plates appear not to have been used.
With a classic Saltillo design c76entral blue diamond with stripe design to both ends, all on a cream gruond woven in blue, red, orange, yellow, purple, black, and cream. Approximate dimensions: 6 feet 5 inches x 4 feet 10 inches.. Condition: Faint brown stains.
Glazed two door cabinet top section the base with single drawer flanked by false drawers on either side, over a two door cabinet on bracket feet. Approximate dimensions: 90 high x 48 wide x 24 inches deep.. Condition: Some surface wear throughout, mostly in the form of small divots. Key available.
Comprising two armchairs and one settee. Approximate dimensions: Settee 43 high x 74 wide x 33 inches deep, armchairs 43 high x 30 wide x 33 inches deep.. Condition: Some dents and minor loss to metal.
Francesco Clemente, aquatint from The Sigilli Suite
(Italian, b. 1952), Multiple Nude, 1990, from the Sigilli suite, spit bite aquatint, image size 18 x 18 inches, sheet: 24 x 24 inches, pencil signed lower right, edition 14/25. published by Crown Point Press and printed by Brian Shure.
(French, 1840-1917), Victor Hugo, De Face (Delteil 7), (Thorson 50v of IX), 1885, drypoint on Japan paper, plate: 8.75 x 6.25 inches, sheet: 12.25 x 8.75 inches, initialed in plate, AR, from the Gazette des Beaux-Arts, 1889, deluxe edition, probably 60 impressions made, Provenance: A. Maroni (Lugt 150b), at Auction in 1992 as lot 108 possibly Sothebys New York, to current owner (Piedmont, CA).
(American, 1919-1921), At la Puerta Escondida, 2005, portfolio number AC V, with 5 etchings by Bertrand Bracaval, portfolio case: 14.5 x 15.25 inches. Etchings (image size) 9.5 x 13.25 inches, sheet: 14 x 17.75 inches, signed by Ferlinghetti on colophon page. Each etching signed and dated 2005 by Bracaval.
Each featuring five diamond slices, accented by round-cut diamonds, further enhanced by one round-cut pink sapphire, set in a blackened sterling silver mounting measuring approximately 47 x 25 mm. Total diamond weight for the pair is approximately 4.50 cttw. Gross Weight: 8.4 dwts
Pair of Emerald, Diamond, 14k Yellow Gold Earrings
Each featuring one pear-cut emerald weighing approximately 0.20 ct., accented by round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.15 cttw., set in a 14k yellow gold mounting measuring approximately 15 mm in length. Total diamond weight for the pair is approximately 0.30 cttw. Gross Weight: 1.0 dwts
Featuring fourteen round rose-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 3.35 cttw., set in an 18k yellow gold eternity band mounting measuring approximately 4 mm in width. Size: 8 1/2, Gross Weight: 2.1 dwts
Featuring several round-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.90 cttw., set in an oval shaped 14k yellow gold pendant mounting measuring approximately 24 x 39 mm, suspended from a 14k yellow gold chain, forming a 19 inch necklace. Gross Weight: 6.6 dwts
Featuring twenty-two full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.50 cttw., bezel set in 18k yellow gold atop a matte blackened sterling silver hinged bangle bracelet mounting measuring approximately 7 mm in width, completed by a pressure clasp with figure eight safety and an internal diameter of approximately 58 mm. Gross Weight: 9.4 dwts
Each in various forms and sizes, all covered with thin creamy glaze, one incised with a double fish motif. Largest: Diameter approximately 6 3/4 inches (17.1 cm). Condition: Two bowl has been repaired.
Deep flared sides rising from short cylindrical foot, covered overall with dark olive glaze, the interior inscribed flower and birds motifs, the bottom remains unglazed. Diameter 7 7/8 inches (20 cm). Condition: Wear and hairlines.