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September Annex Auction


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Chinese Carnelian, Agate, Quartz, Enamel, Silver Necklace

Lot# 59

Featuring a carved carnelian pea-pod pendant measuring approximately 37 x 18 mm, accented by two carnelian bi form discs measuring approximately 22 mm, suspended from a strand of thirty-two round agate beads ranging in size from approximately 13.9 mm to 10.5 mm, each capped with blue enamel and silver rosette accents, further enhanced by seven round black quartz beads measuring approximately 12.2 mm, completed by an enamel, silver tongue and groove clasp, forming a graduated 27 inch necklace.
Gross Weight: 82.0 dwts

Estimate: $150 - $250


After Keith Haring Barking Dog and Spaceship marker

Lot# 93

(American 1958-1990)
Barking Dog and Spaceship
Marker on paper.
Sheet: 11 5/8 x 12 1/2 inches.
Bears signature and date along the right edge.
Notes: This work was purchased at an art faire in London, it is not a genuine Keith Haring.

Estimate: $200 - $300


After Keith Haring Crawling Baby maker on paper

Lot# 96

(American 1958-1990)
Crawling Baby
Marker on paper.
Sheet: 11 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches.
Bears signature and date along the right edge: K. Haring 82.
Notes: This work was purchased at an art faire in London, it is not a genuine Keith Haring.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Pair of Hagenauer Type Cold Painted Bronze Miniature Figures of Africans Lulu

Lot# 104

Circa 1950.
Female figure carrying a child, and a male figure carrying a shield. Both painted black, their garments decorations and bases painted in coral red and white geometric patterns, with gilt details.
Approximate dimensions: 3 1/2 and 4 inches respectively..
Condition: Good condition, male lacking spear.

Estimate: $70 - $120


Lot of Crystal Champagne Flutes, Murano and Speck of Blue

Lot# 112

Comprising six Murano flutes and twelve blue accented glasses. The Murano glasses with etched decoration, gilt flecks, and twisted stems. The blue accented glasses with blue glass where the stem meets the foot, and faint vertical blue stripes.
Approximate dimensions: Murano flutes 10 inches high, blue flutes 8 inches high..
Condition: Small chip to blue glass rim.

Estimate: $70 - $100


Two Dresden Porcelain Figural Groups, Sitzendorf and Volkstedt

Lot# 118

Comprising a Sitzendorf gentleman riding a goat, and Volkstedt a couple eating fruit with a dog laying beside.
Gentleman on goat with blue Sitzendorf mark with red slash, the couple marked with blue underglaze Volkstedt mark.
Approximate dimensions: Gentleman 9 1/2 inches high, couple 9 inches high..
Condition: Man on goat with minor loss, the piece is available.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Two French Porcelain Jardinieres

Lot# 123

One with hand-painted pastoral scene raised on gilt glazed feet the other with two cherubs opposite flowers, all on a light blue reserve.
Pastoral scene piece with impressed 11 to the underside, blue piece with Crossed swords over D mark to the underside.
Approximate dimensions: Pastoral scene 9 1/4 high x 8 1/2 inches diameter, blue piece 6 3/4 high x 6 3/4 inches diameter..
Condition: Some minor gilt loss to both pieces, very minor paint loss.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Two Decorative Spelter Figures

Lot# 130

Comprising an nautical explorer figure and a scholar figure, patinated bronze finish.
Approximate dimensions: Explorer 14 1/4 high x 12 1/2 wide x 6 inches deep, scholar 10 1/4 high x 8 wide x 8 inches deep..
Condition: Very minor loss to bronze finish surface.

Estimate: $150 - $200



Lot# 216

Estimate: $20 - $30


Nine Southern California Misson Bell Style Gas Station Signs

Lot# 413

Fiberglass bells with metal hangers. Two are bolted, the rest lack bolts. One spare hanger.
Approximate dimensions: Bells 18 high x 18 inches diameter..
Condition: Significant rust to the hangers, significant wear to the bells finish.

Estimate: $150 - $250


John Kapel Low Occasional Table with Cabinet

Lot# 415

The top with a shaped edge, over a storage space, above a two door cabinet.
Approximate dimensions: 21 1/2 high x 31 1/2 wide x 21 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Light surface wear including fading to the finish on the top surface.

Estimate: $200 - $300


F.F.S. Woman with Roses pastel

Lot# 435

(20th century)
Reclining woman with Flowers
Sheet: 13 3/4 x 20 inches Frame: 19 x 25 1/8 inches.
Signed with initials lower right: F.F.S.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Style of Paul Klee Untitled mixed media

Lot# 442

(German 1879-1940)
Mixed media.
Sight: 11 7/8 x 11 inches Frame: 20 x 19 inches.
Bears signature lower right: Klee.
Property From a San Francisco Apartment designed by Steven Volpe.

Estimate: $100 - $200


American School Abstract colored charcoal

Lot# 443

(20th century)
Colored charcoal on thick paper.
Sheet: 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches Frame: 27 7/8 x 27 7/8 inches.
Signed illegibly bottom center.

Estimate: $100 - $200


In the style of John Chamberlain 2 Smoke Stacks screenprint

Lot# 543

(American 1927-2011)
Smoke Stack 1 and Smoke Stack 2 (framed together)
Sight: 9 7/8 x 7 1/4 inches Frame: 15 3/4 x 23 1/4 inches.
Each bears the signature: John Chamberlain and dated 5/70 lower right each is titled lower left: Smoke Stack 1 and Smoke Stack 2 (respectively) each is numbered bottom center: 11/11 (Smoke Stack 1) and 9/11 (Smoke Stack 2)

Estimate: $120 - $180


Persian Style Wool Carpet

Lot# 662

Central medallion on a cream ground, red main border, stylized floral and foliate motif throughout.
Approximate dimensions: 11 feet 2 inches x 7 feet 7 inches..
Condition: Minor fraying to the edges.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Set of Six Thomasville French Provincial Style Oak Dining Chairs

Lot# 677

Comprising two armchairs and four side chairs, with green foliate pattern upholstered backs and seats cabriole legs on scrolled feet.
Thomasville labels to underside.
Approximate dimensions: Armchairs 43 high x 23 3/4 wide x 24 inches deep..
Condition: Minimal wear overall.

Estimate: $200 - $300


Vintage Kiteski Set

Lot# 714

Including skis, kites, scaffolding, and miscellaneous parts. In long duffel bag.
Kite Ski to the skis.
Condition: Obvious signs of use, no apparent tears. The duffel with stuck zippers.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Stephanie Peek Goldbeaters 2000 collage on panel

Lot# 743

(American 20th century)
Goldbeaters 2000
Collage with silver and Gold leaf on panel.
10 x 10 inches.
Signed, titled, dated and annotated verso: S. Peek (20)00, Goldbeaters, collage / silver and gold leaf / panel 10 x 10.

Estimate: $250 - $350


Beiedermeier Style Round Coffee Table

Lot# 848

Continental with later styling in America.
Circa 1850 with later additions and changes.
Birch veneer, the circular frame inset with a beveled glass top over four columnar standards, incurvate square shaped stretcher, over rectangular feet on wheels.
Approximate dimensions: 20 high x 38 inches diameter..
Provenance: Antonios Antiques, San Francisco.
Condition: Good overall condition.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Art Nouveau Style Spelter Figural Lamp

Lot# 1226

Two light lamp female figure holding a chalice, standing on a dark green marble base.
Approximate dimensions: 21 1/4 high x 11 inches wide..
Condition: Some paint loss and surface wear.

Estimate: $150 - $250


Contemporary Frosted Glass Ceiling Light Shade

Lot# 1262

Circa 2000.
Pale yellow to pink jagged edge circular shade. Steel cap over hole to center.
No marks observed.
Approximate dimensions: 5 1/2 high x 29 1/2 inches diameter..
Condition: Very good condition.

Estimate: $100 - $150


Kuba Headdress and Mask

Lot# 1401

Wood face mask with applied ears and orange, blue, and white beads, cowrie shells, kente cloth. On a black painted wood stand.
Approximate dimensions not including the stand: 13 high x 10 wide x 10 inches deep..
Condition: Very good condition overall, apparent minimal wear and loss.

Estimate: $150 - $200



Lot# 1433

Estimate: $25 - $45


Ejnar Hansen Landscape watercolor

Lot# 1594

(Danish / American 1884-1965)
Landscape with Power lines
Sight: 14 x 20 inches Frame: 25 x 31 inches.
Signed and dated lower left: E. Hansen 1936.

Estimate: $100 - $150


French Figural Automaton Match Striker Clock, Circa 1890

Lot# 2050

Late 19th Century.
Modelled in cast bronze as a figure of a bearded man in hat, right arm extended with pistol, the hat, with candle. On the given hour, the figure becomes a self-exploding man, with his hat on fire. This is due to the action of the metal strip attached to the match box acting as a striker. . Height 9. Very good.

Depose to clock face, Brevet under engraved lion to clock back plate.
Approximate dimensions: 9 1/4 high x 5 1/4 wide x 4 inches deep..
Condition: Michaans does not certify working condition of clocks. There are two new screws and a screw plate, to back.

Estimate: $300 - $400


Seth Thomas Schoolhouse Clock

Lot# 2172

Roman numerals, the pendulum window with gilt decoration.
Approximate dimensions: 25 3/8 high x 15 wide x 3 1/2 inches deep..
Condition: Some wear to the dial. Minor wear to black paint on pendulum window. The clock has not been wound or tested.
With winder and pendulum.

Estimate: $100 - $200