Hibury Estate August 2016


Representing Houston’s Finest Addresses



Saved for Summer’s End


Friday, August 26 - Sunday, August 28 9-5


The Moving Sale of Renowned Memorial Area Dr. and

his Wife, to include


Fine Art and Bronzes:

Original Paintings, Lithographs, and Prints:  Artists include: Basilios Poulos, Jim Dine: “Spray-Painted Robe”, lithograph; Luis Lopez Loza, Jean Cocteau, Tony Bass, 19th Century oil portrait of “Young girl at a Piano”, signed Zimmerman, 1835; Watercolor by Jacques Villon, “Elysus”; Etching by Max Pollak, “Mexico Market Day”; Bronze sculpture by Alberto de la Varga, “Couple”; Gouache, c. 1814, an illustration for “The Life of  Alexander the Great”, Gouache, 18th century, by Rajput, (Hindu); Limited edition bronze bust of a woman signed F. Heart dated1987; Bronze sculpture of children, “Crack the Whip” by Mark Hopkins; other listed artists: Elaine Badgley, John O’Neil, Geoffrey Lewis, David Mark, Edo Pratini, Tom Fricano, Gunnar Anderson, Robert Emory Johnson, John Silk Deckard.


Antique and Decorative Furniture:

Antique English mahogany eight-drawer highboy on Queen Anne legs, batwing pulls; Victorian music cabinet with 22 drawers behind solid cabinet door; Antique upholstered settle on cabriole legs, Empire mahogany drop-front secretary desk on bracket feet; Mid-Century Modern rattan and bamboo furniture- chairs, tables and sofa; Vintage wicker furniture: settee, chaise longue, end tables; Leather topped library table; Antique Scottish tall clock with brass face; Pair of matching English mahogany fern stands; English mahogany corner cabinet; English slant front mahogany desk; Gold leaf mirrors; American mantel/shelf clock with original glass door; Two English two-door mahogany armoires; Empire upholstered sofa; Sheraton style sofa with single bench cushion; American period side chairs with rush seats; Victorian marble top dresser with mirror and candle stands, three drawers; English mahogany four drawer slant front desk on bracket feet; English mahogany Empire chest of drawers with seven drawers; English Sheraton three drawer slant front desk; Antique American walnut cradle; Unusual Victorian vanity with three oval folding mirrors.



Handmade antique Persian rugs, room and area sizes;


Sterling Silver and Silverplate:

  Holloware and flatware; Coin silver spoons; Royal Copenhagen Christmas spoons, vermeil over sterling.


Crystal and Glassware:

Large and important pieces of Lalique:“Luxembourg” bowl, “Chrysalide” vase, “Mossi” vase, “Ingor” caviar server, “Lion Family” figures, Scarce “Tigres” vase, “Chrysis” hood ornament, “Cote d’Or 150th anniversary platter, Turtle with amber colored shell, “Copellia” covered trinket box; Baccarat: “Aphrodite” figure, Decanter with gilt decoration, “Diva” vase, “Architectural” vase, Eagle figure;    Daum: Eagle figure with amber colored head, “Marly” bowl; Steuben: acid cut green table lamp, Eagle figure on an orb, Otter figure; American Brilliant Cut Glass; Mary Gregory; M. Missary Paris Moroccan tea shot glasses; Lobmeyr steins; Chinese Peking vases; “Aphrodite” figure, Heisey etched goblets and plates.

American and English Pottery:

 Native American black glazed pottery signed Santana/Adam; Moorcroft; Redwing; Pair of Early Royal Doulton cachepots; McCoy.


Fine China:

  Villeroy and Boch set of four chargers “Les Jardins de France”; Royal Worcester; Coalport; Syracuse China, Victoria Moss Rose pattern dinner service, 77 pc.; Spode.


Ladies’ Wardrobe and Accessories:

 Louis Vuitton “Ellipse” purse; L.V. train case; Chanel quilted black purse and wallet; Judith Leiber purses; Iraj Moini purse; Ferragamo evening purses; St John suit, jackets and blazers; Elsa Peretti woven sterling evening bag from Tiffany; Escada suit; Burberry quilted jacket; Designer shoes from Chanel, Stuart Weitzman, Escada and Ferragamo; Designer hats; Gray mink jacket; White fox jacket; Many other couture designs too numerous to list.


Gent’s Wardrobe and Accessories:

 Naval winter and summer uniforms from WWII, including beret; Burberrys’ Men’s Bally; New dress shirts; Silk ties; Hunting clothes.


Special Attractions:

 Republic of Texas paper money; Railroad Memorabilia:  Santa Fe Railroad original switch marker lantern, unrestored; Original locomotive steam engine bell, made by Howard; Stained glass window from train depot; Shelf clock from Southern Calendar Clock Co., with walnut case, three turn dials, and a strike movement; Set of Royal Copenhagen sterling Christmas spoons; Coin silver spoons; Confederate paper money; Signed Man Ray posters; Collection of Texas Wildlife prints with signed stamps by Cowan, Moss, Bateman, and Carlson among others; Signed movie poster, “Napoleon” by Zoetrope Studio; Painted Kosta Boda sculpture signed by artist Ulrica H. Vallien; Nolan Ryan signed baseball; Earl Campbell signed football; Moorcroft double handled bowl; Men’s Western boots and fur felt western hats; Small Native American totems, app. 18 inches; Native American black glazed pottery bowl, signed Santana/Adam (son of Maria Martinez); Two large jade and hard stone trees, one fruit bearing; Antique mantel clock, works signed by Tiffany; Large Waterford crystal lamp.


Christmas in August:

six Completely Decorated Theme Trees! LLadro figurines, including: “Litter of Love”, “Littlest Clown”, and others;


Fine Jewelry:

Fine jewelry and timepieces

es too numerous to mention.


Added Attractions:

Baccarat champagne goblets, highball glasses, and old fashioneds; Men’s hunting accessories: duck and goose calls, pocket and hunting knives; Collection of small to mid-size music boxes; Vintage loisonné from 1950s-1960s; Rare Twenty-inch Amethyst Geode. Mid-century Modern Dunbar desk; Two banquet tables.

Scroll through our gallery of images below to view pieces featured in this Sale. Click on images you wish to enlarge. 

Cash, checks and credit cards with proper ID

No credit cards will be taken under $200


Police on Duty at all times; All Sales As Is; All Sales Final

No Silver or Jewelry on premises until day of Sale



Please Note

A change in our policies:

We can no longer provide free, unlimited materials or labor for you to package your

purchases.  If you do not bring your own help or materials, they will be available for a reasonable fee.

*Some exclusions apply