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Small Chinese Russet Jade Archaistic Fish Pendant

Lot# 106

Western Zhou style fish-form pendant incise carved with dorsal fin and pectoral fins on the lower edge further detailed with large circular eyes and pierced mouth the stone of a highly russet mottled greenish brown jade.
Approximately 3 inches long.
Purchased from Oriental Arts, San Francisco in 1980.
Losses below the tail.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Three Chinese Porcelain Items

Lot# 130

Comprising a foliate dish with lotus motif, a figural stem plate, and a canton famille rose basket form bowl.
Width of basket bowl:10 3/8 inches (26.4 cm).
The lotus dish with small hairline crack.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Chinese June Yao Type Tea Pot

Lot# 134

The mallet-shaped body with curved strap handle and a arching spout the body is covered overall with lustrous blue celadon gaze. Three incised character marks to the recessed base.
Approximately 9 inches height.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Chinese Eggshell Porcelain Figural Vase

Lot# 146

Finely painted with a beauty wearing a elaborate robe carrying a flower basket in the garden, inscribed with poem, signed and stamped with three red seals.
Height: 8 3/8 inches (21.3 cm).

Estimate: $150 - $250


American Belleek Art Nouveau Hand Painted Porcelain Articles

Lot# 150

Comprising eight mugs, including three signed (height of tallest 7 1/8 inches), a large center bowl (height 3 1/4 inches, maximum diameter 10 1/2 inches), large pitcher decorated by cherries, and a vase with dogwood spray (11)

Estimate: $250 - $300

Suite of Baccarat Embassy Stemware 25

Lot# 151

Comprising tall water goblets height 5 3/4 inches, seven champages/talll sherberts, and seven claret glasses height 5 inches (25)
some chipping

Estimate: $100 - $200


Chinese Famille Rose Canton Export Covered Box

Lot# 154

Of circular form, heavily decorated to the exterior with various reserves depicting figures, flowers and auspicious objects, bearing six characters Qianlong mark on the recessed base.
Diameter: approximately 10 3/4 inches.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Chinese Teracotta Votive Burial Figure of a Warrior

Lot# 157

Han Dynasty or later.
Dressed in the layered armor and peaked helmet of a warrior In standing pose holding a weapon, traces of painted finish.
Height: 18 1/4 inches (46.4 cm) approximately.

Estimate: $250 - $350


Jules Pages Outdoor Landscape oil on board

Lot# 476

(American 1867-1946)
Outdoor Landscape
Oil on board.
9 1/8 x 12 inches Frame: 12 5/8 x 15 5/8 inches.
Signed lower right: Jules Pages.
(Condition: Please contact fine arts department for a full condition report.)

Estimate: $200 - $400


Indian Tabriz Style Wool Carpet

Lot# 732

Approximate dimensions: 9 feet 8 inches x 13 feet 1 inch..
Condition: Please contact for condition information.

Estimate: $150 - $250


After Madrassi Bronze Sculpture of a Man and Woman

Lot# 935

(Luca Madrassi, French, 1848-1919). Depicts an embracing couple, on a green marble base. Clothing with a green finish.
Signed Madrassi
Approximate dimensions: 26 1/2 high x 15 inches diameter..
Condition: Some spots of verdigris, overall patina.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Six Wood Walking Canes and a Carved Figural Shoe Horn

Lot# 959

Comprising 4 plain wood canes with hook handles, wood cane mounted with various German badges and plaques, stick cane with a knob handle, and a shoehorn with a composite dog head handle.
Approximate dimensions: Longest cane 36 1/4 inches long, shortest cane 32 inches long, shoehorn 21 1/2 inches long..
Condition: Minor wear,

Estimate: $150 - $200


Italian Bronze Sculpture of a Goose Harassing a Farmer

Lot# 984

Tuscany, Italy.
Female farmer with a basket of produced, with a goose pulling produce from the basket.
Signature to the base appears to read, T Bruno 1969. Additional inscription reads Fon. V. Lera, Viareggio.
Approximate dimensions: 24 1/2 inches high..
Condition: Minor patina.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Art Nouveau Bronze Figural Urn

Lot# 985

Early 20th century.
Round body with two handles, which tapers towards the bottom and opens up to a round foot. Two figures flowing from the base embrace either side of the urn, with additional floral decoration. Black painted interior.
Approximate dimensions: 15 high x 18 wide x 13 3/4 inches deep..
Condition: Some patina, minor wear to the bottom.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Persian Wool Rug

Lot# 1004

Geometric designs in blue, brown, and orange on a purple ground.
Approximate dimensions: 5 feet 5 inches x 2 feet 8 inches..
Condition: Noticeable wear, minor fraying to the edges.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Iranian Kashmar Wool Carpet

Lot# 1005

Centrall medallion on a red ground with blue spandrels, blue main border, urn and foliate motif throughout.
Label to corner.
Approximate dimensions: 13 feet x 9 feet 7 inches..
Condition: Some apparent fading, loss to fringe,

Estimate: $100 - $150


Persian Wool Rug

Lot# 1026

Four central medallions on a blue ground, with a geometric motif in blue, pink, black, and white throughout.
Approximate dimensions: 3 feet 2 inches x 4 feet 10 inches..
Condition: Please contact for condition informatoin.

Estimate: $150 - $250


African Carved Wood Throne Chair, Ashanti

Lot# 1047

Low chair with lion carved arms and supports, and other animals carved in the back.
Approximate dimensions: 27 1/2 high x 21 wide x 12 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Losses to carving on arms and supports. Splits in back and general wear throughout.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Jean Lurat Floral Still Life silkscreen on fabric

Lot# 1135

(French 1892-1966)
Floral Still Life
Silkscreen on fabric.
41 1/4 x 46 1/8 inches.
Signed bottom right center: Lurat
CONDITION: In overall good condition 1 1/2 inch deep abrasion in the fabric lower right corner with surface soiling throughout from being handled.

Estimate: $50 - $100


After Garneray New York Etchings

Lot# 1144

(French 1783-1857)
New York
Color Etching on paper.
Plate: 14 x 18.5 inches/ 35.5 x 47 centimeters.
Signed in plate lower right Garneray
Frame: 23.5 x 29.5 inches/ 59.7 x 75 centimeters.

Estimate: $70 - $120


Hand Tinted California Photograph

Lot# 1155

Depicting a small rocky footbridge in a park, Art Noveau gilt-wood frame.
Approximate dimensions: 19 high x 34 inches wide..
Condition: Small cracks to the frame.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Hand Tinted California Photograph

Lot# 1156

In an Art Noveau gilt-wood frame.
Approximate dimensions: 19 1/4 high x 33 3/4 inches wide..
Condition: Some cracking to the frame.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Persian Wool Rug

Lot# 1189

Multi-medallion motif in red, blue, and black on a red ground.
Approximate dimensions: 10 feet 7 inches x 7 feet..
Condition: Loss and damage to fringe, previous moth damage, a few spots where the pile has worn thin, fraying to the edges.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Cecil Bell 2 New York Scene etching

Lot# 1473

(American 1906-1970)
Busy Street and Fabric Market
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 15 inches. Sheet: 11 1/4 x 15 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: Cecil C. Bell 33 and numbered lower left: 17/20- 2nd. Signed and dated lower right: Cecil C. Bell 31 and numbered lower left: 21-2nd.

Estimate: $200 - $300


After Joan Miro Ma de Proverbis lithograph

Lot# 1714

(Spanish 1893-1983)
Ma de Proverbis
Sheet: 14 3/4 x 21 1/4 inches Frame: 25 1/8 x 31 3/4 inches.
Bears signature lower right: Miro.
Certificate of authenticity verso from the Martin Lawrence Gallery.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Henry Benson New York Flower Market mixed media on canvas

Lot# 1717

(American 1930-1998)
New York Flower Market
Mixed media on canvas.
Sight: 27 3/4 x 35 3/4 inches Frame: 28 1/4 x 36 inches.
Signed lower right: Henry Benson.
(Condition: In good condition. Please contact Fine Arts department for full condition report.)

Estimate: $100 - $200

Michael Hackett Calla Lilies watercolor

Lot# 1718

(American 20th century)
Calla Lilies
Sight: 22 1/4 x 29 7/8 inches Frame: 28 1/2 x 36 1/2 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: Michael Hackett 1985.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Framed WWII Silk Embroidery

Lot# 1725

with eagle surmounting a flag and portrait medallion holding a soldiers photograph
Dimensions of frame 31 x 25 inches

Estimate: $200 - $300


John F. Kennedy Replica Rocking Chair by Larry Arata

Lot# 1777

Oak frame with a wicker seat and back, cream vinyl upholstered seat cushion, back, and arms.
Label to the back reads Larry Aratas CUSTOM UPHOLSTERY OF THE KENNEDY ROCKER.
Approximate dimensions: 43 1/2 x 28 1/2 x 33 inches deep..
Condition: Minor wear to the finish and scuffs around the base, upholstery with some staining and minor wear.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Victorian Renaissance Revival Walnut Upholstered Bench

Lot# 1818

Circa 1890.
With needlepoint upholstered seat and carved cabriole legs, baluster carved stretcher.
Approximate dimensions: 18 high x 37 1/2 wide x 18 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Fading to upholstery color. Minor wear to the frame, good accounting for the age.

Estimate: $200 - $300

French Renaissance Style Carved Oak Dining Table

Lot# 1819

Checkered marquetry top, the base carved with figural supports and scrolled leaf feet. Two extensions leaves below the surface.
Approximate dimensions: 28 1/2 high x 63 long x 39 1/2 inches wide, each leaf adds 20 inches..
Condition: A few scratches and scuffs to the surface, light wear overall.

Estimate: $250 - $400


Mid-Century Walnut Cabinet with Brass Cross Banded Upper Doors

Lot# 1826

Two door cabinet over a storage area, with another twodoor cabinet below, with coffered door panels.
49-4200 stamped to top and 48-4200 stamped to the back.
Approximate dimensions: 78 1/2 high x 40 wide x 18 inches deep..
Condition: Very minor wear, scuffs to side and small dings throughout.

Estimate: $300 - $500

European School At Rest lithograph

Lot# 1829

(20th century)
At Rest
Sight: 19 x 22 1/4 inches Frame: 26 1/4 x 29 1/2 inches.
Signed indistinctly signed lower right and numbered lower left: 113/175.
Was not examined out of the frame.

Estimate: $70 - $120


Pair of Two Drawer Yellow Painted Campaign Chests

Lot# 1840A

Late 20th century.
Brass pulls and corners.
Approximate dimensions: 20 3/4 high x 18 wide x 18 inches deep..
Condition: Wear and minor loss to painted finish, including chips and scratches. Chip to spacer between the two drawers.

Estimate: $70 - $100

Large Japanese Bronze Vase with Dragon and Turtle Motif

Lot# 1842

Probably late Meji / Taisho period.
Of baluster form cast with undulating dragon mounts and stylized scrolling clouds, the circular bases on later conforming wooden shallow plinths, later modified and fitted for electricity.
Height: Approximately 33 inches (83.8 cm).

Estimate: $150 - $250


Pakistani Tekke Bokhara Style Wool Rug

Lot# 1869

Multi-medallion motif in orange, white, and black on a red ground.
Label to corner.
Approximate dimensions: 9 feet 8 inches x 6 feet 2 inches..
Condition: Some loss to the fringe,

Estimate: $200 - $250

Warren Chase Merritt Woman with Shawl watercolor

Lot# 1869

(American 1897-1968)
Woman with Shawl
Sight: 18 7/8 x 12 5/8 inches Frame: 26 3/4 x 20 1/8 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: Warren Chase Merritt 1939.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Pair of Art Nouveau Style Rugs

Lot# 1913

Small central blue and yellow medallion on a taupe ground, with various yellow, blue, white, and brown Art Noveau style patterns.
Approximate dimensions: 6 feet 7 inches x 4 feet 10 inches..
Condition: Fading to color, loss to fringe, some fraying to the edges.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Oushak Wool Carpet

Lot# 1995

Red and white foliate motif on a pale green ground.
Approximate dimensions: 13 feet 3 inches x 9 feet 11 inches..
Condition: Potential fading, faint blue stain.

Estimate: $250 - $400


Chinese Flambe Hu Form Vase

Lot# 2013

Of square-section pear-shape with squared tubular handles and raised on a straight foot, the exterior covered in a thick dark red glaze with purple and lavender tones, the foot incised with four character Yongzheng seal mark.
Height: 7 inches.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Chinese Ge Type Gu Form Vase

Lot# 2029

with bulbous mid-section that flares into a trumpet-shaped neck with broad rim.
Approximate height, 7 inches.

Estimate: $70 - $100


Stephanie Peek 4 Abstract oil on canvas laid on board

Lot# 2032

(American 20th century)
Dark Blue Shadow Garden, Moonlight, Umber Garden and Opening
Oil on canvas laid on board. Oil on board. Oil on canvas laid on board.
All four measure: 10 1/8 x 10 1/8 inches.
All four are signed S. Peek, dated 96 and titled verso.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Frederick James Malley Donner Lake oil on board

Lot# 2045

(American 1875-1964)
Donner Lake
Oil on board.
9 1/8 x 22 1/8 inches Frame: 11 3/4 x 24 3/4 inches.
Signed lower right: F. Malley.
Label verso from Gumps San Francisco CA.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Heinrich Schwabe German Bronze Bust of a 17th Century Man

Lot# 2050

Heinrich Schwabe (1847-1924). Bearded male with a feathered cap on a Rococo style pedestal.
Inscription to the reverse reads H. Schwabe fec. Additional inscription reads Guss H Gladenbeck Sohn Ces Cesch.
Approximate dimensions: 23 inches high..
Condition: Minor patina.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Legras Yellow Glass Vase

Lot# 2082

Hand-enameled in black with geometric band and lines toward mouth.
Signed in black enamel Leg. toward base.
10 3/8 H.

Estimate: $50 - $70


Raymond Jackson Industrial Edge oil on canvas

Lot# 2147

(American late 20th century)
Industrial Edge
Oil on canvas.
14 1/4 x 18 1/8 inches Frame: 14 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches.
Signed and dated lower right: Jackson 97 titled, signed and dated verso: Industrial Edge Raymond Jackson 97.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Pair of French 19th Century Porcelain Cobalt Blue and Gilt Vases

Lot# 2188

Tours, France.
Circa 1885-1890.
The vase of trumpet form, moulded in high relief with gilt horse chestnuts, with the chestnuts in single and clusters on branches, with foliage, draping in Art Nouveau style, toward the bases.
Signed near the base, Peaudecerf et Girault in gilt enamel.
20 H. x 9 Diameter at Bases.
The gilt decoration hides a couple of divots or glaze blow outs to the surface. No chips, cracks, very light signs of wear or usage.

Estimate: $150 - $200


European School Marrakech and Les Salins d Hyus mixed media

Lot# 2201

(20th century)
Marrakech and Les Salins d Hyus
Watercolor and gouache on paper. Watercolor and color pencil on paper.
Sheet: 8 x 7 3/4 inches Frame: 13 1/2 x 13 3/8 inches. 5 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches Frame:10 3/8 x12 inches.
Both are signed and titled lower right: E. Requin.
Condition: Please contact Michaans for a full condition report.

Estimate: $200 - $400


Rene Portocarrero Woman in Profile mixed media on paper

Lot# 2259

(Cuban 1912-1985)
Woman in Profile
Mixed media on paper.
Sheet: 7 1/4 x 5 1/8 inches Frame: 9 3/8 x 6 3/4 inches.
Signed lower left: Portocarrero annotated on the inner sheet in: Francoise, Meilleurs Voeul pour Nol et la nouvelle Anne (signed illegibly).

Estimate: $200 - $300

Norman Adams Study at Resipole watercolor

Lot# 2261

(British 1927-2005)
Study at Resipole
Sheet: 8 1/8 x 9 3/4 inches.
Signed initials and dated lower right: NA 68 titled lower left: Study at Resipole.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Harpers Ferry Rifle Model 1842 Shortened

Lot# 2293

The barrel and wood under the barrel have both been cut. After the civil war many of these guns were shortened and resold.
Marked with Harpers Ferry 1851, an Eagle perched over U.S., and U.S. to the butt stock. Several carved letters to the stock.
Approximate dimensions: 44 inches long..
Condition: Shortened barrel and wood under the barrel, other potential modifications. There are two holes through the stock and grip.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Three Chinese Bronze Vases with Dragons and Floral Motif

Lot# 2308

Comprising a pair of cast bronze vase with floral decorations, flanked by a pair of dragon handles on the necks. together with a smaller dragon motif bronze vase with dragon handles.
Height of the tallest: approximately 13 1/2 inches.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Sam Weiner Cubist Landscape watercolor and pencil

Lot# 2397

(American b. 1914)
Cubist Landscape
Watercolor and pencil on textured paper.
Sight: 12 5/8 x 19 5/8 inches Frame: 21 1/2 x 28 1/8 inches.
Signed and dated upper right corner: S. Wiener 50.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Hutschenreuther Selb Porcelain Apart Pattern Dinner Service for Eight, with Serving Pieces

Lot# 2417

Bavaria, German.
Circa 1960.
Comprising of Eight dinner plates, eight soup bowls, eight luncheon plates, eight dessert plates, eight cups and saucers, eight side dishes, a sauceboat attached to underplate, an open serving bowl, a platter and a covered tureen, a creamer and sugar set. All impressed with ridges toward edges, and the serving dishes of rounded triangular form. (63 including an unrelated Rosenthal porcelain bud vase).
Cover to sugar cracked and glued back together. Otherwise this service appears to be unused.

Estimate: $100 - $200


Two Chinese Export Figural Vases

Lot# 2429

Comprising a pearl shape gilt vase with European subject with a stamped six-character mark on the base and a small Famille Rose figural vase.
Approximate height for the tallest 10 1/4 inches.

Estimate: $70 - $120