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Lot# 47

Set of Five John Novy Pottery Graduated Jars

With olive green and cream glaze.
John W Novy incised to the undersides. Worn label in the smallest jar.
Approximate dimensions overall: 6 3/4 - 11 1/4 inches high..
Condition: Light wear overall. Repair to break on mouth edge.

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Set of Five John Novy Pottery Graduated Jars

Lot# 47

Estimate: $700 - $1000

Lot# 57

Kadir Nelson We Are the Ship Book

Hyperion,
New York,
2008.
We are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball first edition,
Hardcover book with dust jacket, dedication in pen to opening pages, additional signatures scattered throughout.
Condition: Dust cover with some bends and stress around the edges. Light wear overall.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Kadir Nelson We Are the Ship Book

Lot# 57

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 58

Jim Schock, Life is a Lousy Drag 1st Edition Booklet

Unicorn Publishing Co.,
San Francisco,
1958.
Life is a Lousy Drag first printing,
Soft cover beat booklet, Jack Shinsky() in pen to the cover the book is a commentary on the beat generation.
Condition: Some spotting, staining, and wear to the cover. Pages with very minor darkening.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 62

German Putz Noahs Ark

Comprising the boat, six human figures, nineteen pairs of animals two pairs of cats, a pair of chickens, a pair of tigers, a pair of seagulls, a pair of leopards, a pair of foxes, pairs of blue and black birds, a pair of sheep, a pair of horses, a pair of beavers, a pair of camels, a pair of pheasants, a pair of buffalo, two pairs of dogs (Boxers and Dalmatians), with an additional 37 animals.
Approximate dimensions: Ark 7 1/4 x 17 x 5 inches..
Condition: Paint loss near hinge. Camel back leg replaced with painted matchstick. Loss, repair, and rubbing to paint of animals.

Estimate: $300 - $400

German Putz Noahs Ark

Lot# 62

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 63

Early Teddy Bear with Conical Snout

Brown glass eyes, stitched nose and paws, blonde mohair body, seems to be stuffed with wood wool, hard round piece that rattles to body interior. wearing blue and white striped shirt with brown overalls, shoes and socks.
Approximate dimensions: 17 inches high..
Condition: Loss to mohair and wear throughout. Loss to socks and some tears to clothing throughout. Some repair to overall straps.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Early Teddy Bear with Conical Snout

Lot# 63

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Lot# 73

Chinese Green Carpet

Sparse floral motif with butterflies on green ground.
Approximate dimensions: 11 feet 11 inches x 9 feet..
Condition: Some staining to the fringe. Possible fading, the pile has been pulled in different directions making the wear hard to judge. Faint stains to one edge.

Estimate: $400 - $700

Chinese Green Carpet

Lot# 73

Estimate: $400 - $700

Lot# 84

Louis XV Style Kingwood Marquetry Bureau Plat

Inset gilt-tooled brown leather writing surface, three drawers with marquetry paneling and three false drawers to the opposite side, gilt metal mounts.
Approximate dimensions: 30 3/4 high x 72 1/2 wide x 36 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Minor surface wear throughout. Some loss to veneer with additional cracks and wrinkling.

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Louis XV Style Kingwood Marquetry Bureau Plat

Lot# 84

Estimate: $800 - $1200

Lot# 90

Exuberant French Neo-Renaissance Buffet A Deux Corps

19th century.
The top section with a three glazed door cabinet, red upholstered shelving and interior the base with two drawers, three single door cabinets, and a shelf space the piece carved in the manner of Henri II.
Approximate dimensions: 106 high x 75 wide x 25 inches deep..
Condition: Minor surface wear throughout. Minor loss to crown carving, and several other pieces. Horizontal crack across the base with fill-in.

Estimate: $1700 - $2500

Lot# 96

Pair of Empire Style Caned Bucket Armchairs

Stained hardwood frames, caned backs and arms, gold velveteen upholstered seats.
Approximate dimensions: 30 1/4 high x 25 3/4 wide x 26 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Some wear throughout. Fading to finish. Small stains to upholstery. Separation and breaks to caning on both backs. Seats feel sunken in when sitting in them.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Pair of Empire Style Caned Bucket Armchairs

Lot# 96

Estimate: $300 - $350

Lot# 99

French Rococo Revival Console Table

White marble top, carved rosewood body.
Approximate dimensions: 38 high x 63 wide x 24 inches deep..
Condition: Marble top with hairline cracks and light chips to edges. Light wear to the frame overall.

Estimate: $500 - $1000

French Rococo Revival Console Table

Lot# 99

Estimate: $500 - $1000

Lot# 100

Belter Attributed Rococo Revival Rosewood Console Table

19th century.
White marble top, over the carved rosewood frame with single drawer, on casters.
Approximate dimensions: 30 1/2 high x 47 1/4 wide x 19 inches deep..
Condition: Staining and wear to the marble top. The frame with minor wear overall.
Alexandre Roux (1813-1886). Born and trained in France, Roux emigrated to New York in the 1830s and by the 1850s, his workshop employed over 100 men. His style of Rococo Revival was particularly popular in New Orleans, as being well suited in Franco American taste.

Estimate: $1000 - $1500

Lot# 101

American Renaissance Secretary Attr. to Thomas Brooks

Cabinet top section with double glazed door cabinet and two shelf spaces the cylinder desk base with single drawer and two door cabinet below burl panels and carved decoration.
Approximate dimensions: 95 high x 37 1/2 wide x 25 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Some surface wear throughout including scratches. Loss to carved piece on base, with the piece being available.

Estimate: $750 - $1500

Lot# 105

Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Armchair

Carved frame with lion head terminates to arms floral pattern on brown ground needlepoint upholstery on casters.
Approximate dimensions: 49 high x 28 1/2 wide x 29 inches deep..
Condition: Minor glue repair to crown rail. A couple small fill-in repairs. Some surface wear throughout. Upholstery with light wear.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Renaissance Revival Carved Walnut Armchair

Lot# 105

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 112

Pair of American Arts and Crafts Oak Rocking Chairs

Slat backs, black leatherette upholstered seats.
Approximate dimensions: 36 1/2 high x 27 wide x 31 inches deep..
Condition: Wear to frames and upholstery throughout.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 140

George Sanders Bickerstaff, Seascape, oil

(American, 1893-1954),
Seascape,
oil on canvas,
(Approximate dimensions - canvas: 24 x 30 inches, framed: 30.5 x 36.5 inches),
signed lower left.
Condition: Craquelure and surface dirt throughout the canvas.
Notes: Frame has wear, including cracks.

Estimate: $400 - $600

George Sanders Bickerstaff, Seascape, oil

Lot# 140

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 147

Neil Mitchell, Seascape, pastel and gouache

(American, 1858-1934),
Seascape,
pastel and gouache on paper,
(Approximate dimensions - sight: 17 x 26.5 inches, framed: 25.5 x 34 inches),
signed lower left.
Note: Inventory label verso.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Neil Mitchell, Seascape, pastel and gouache

Lot# 147

Estimate: $300 - $400

Lot# 149

Thaddeus Welch, Landscape, oil

(American, 1844-1919),
Landscape,
oil on canvas board,
(Approximate dimensions - sight: 18.75 x 25 inches, framed: 25.75 x 32.25 inches),
signed lower right.
Condition: Craquelure throughout the canvas

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Thaddeus Welch, Landscape, oil

Lot# 149

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Lot# 162

David Maxim, The Power of Light, mixed media

(American, b. 1945),
The Power of Light, 1986,
acrylic and mixed media on canvas,
(Approximate dimensions - 63.25 x 53 x 13 inches),
signed and titled verso.
Note: The pieces that are roped are movable.

Estimate: $500 - $700

David Maxim, The Power of Light, mixed media

Lot# 162

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 164

Bernard, Sunset, acrylic on canvas

(Contemporary, 20th Century),
Sunset, 1968,
acrylic on canvas,
(Approximate dimensions - canvas: 5 feet 11.5 x 35 inches, framed: 6 feet 5.5 x 41.5 inches)
signed and dated lower right.

Estimate: $400 - $600

Bernard, Sunset, acrylic on canvas

Lot# 164

Estimate: $400 - $600

Lot# 165

Jackson Yu, Landscape, oil

(Chinese, 1911-1999),
Landscape,
oil on canvas,
(Approximate dimensions - canvas: 39 x 59.5 inches, framed: 41.5 x 61.5 inches),
signed lower right.

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Jackson Yu, Landscape, oil

Lot# 165

Estimate: $2000 - $3000

Lot# 167

Grace Koo, Abstract Tiptych, mixed media

(Korean/American, 1921-2009),
Untitled,
triptych watercolor and collage on Arches paper,
(Approximate dimensions - sheet (each): 30 x 22 inches),
signed lower right on right sheet.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Grace Koo, Abstract Tiptych, mixed media

Lot# 167

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 168

Grace Koo, two Abstract Compositions, mixed media

(Korean/American, 1921-2009),
Untitled (Abstract collage),
two watercolor and collage on Arches paper,
(Approximate dimensions - sheet: 30 x 22 inches)
signed and stamped with artist seal lower right.

Estimate: $300 - $500

Lot# 172

Norbert Schlaue, Woman Grinding Coffee, oil on canvas

(German/American, 1927-2009),
Woman Grinding Coffee,
oil on canvas,
(Approximate dimension - canvas (unframed): 44 x 32 inches)
signed upper left.
Condition: Minor paint loss bottom right corner.

Estimate: $500 - $700

Lot# 173

Jorge Santos, Blind Bullfighter II, oil

(Angolan/Portuguese, b. 1959),
Blind Bullfighter II, 2002,
oil on canvas,
(Approximate dimensions - canvas (unframed): 48 x 48 inches)
signed and dated low center right
named, titled, and dated inscribed on stretcher bar verso.
Condition: Indent on the top left corner.
Notes: Gallery label verso.

Estimate: $8000 - $10000

Jorge Santos, Blind Bullfighter II, oil

Lot# 173

Estimate: $8000 - $10000

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