Mayor Bob & Elyse Lanier May 2012
JUDY ROBINSON ESTATE SALES
Representing Houston’s Finest Addresses
The Moving sale of Mayor Bob & Elyse Lanier,
THIS FINE SALE INCLUDES:
PAINTINGS, PRINTS, AND SCULPTURES, Furniture, Fine Glass, Porcelain, Silver, Couture Clothing, Musical Instruments, Antique Dolls, Stamps & Postcards, Books, Handmade Oriental Rugs, Music Boxes,
Fine Art Oil on Canvas American Painter Kate Williamson, oils on artist board by Alexandria Levy Kimball, miniature by Jernigan,(Born German but studied in the Mid West School), artist etchings by Linda Roach, Oil on canvas portrait of a young woman in blue dress unsigned (possibly French), oil on canvas of a English lady in a long dressing gown; Collection of Mexican Paintings plus more .
ART GLASS: Daum Nancy, large collection of Steuben animals (Koloa bear, whale, dolphin, turtles, owl, river otter (limited edition), and mouse. Steuben stemware, St. Louie, Evolution by Waterford large red hand blown floral bowl, vase by Henry Dean, American Brilliant cut glass, Amberina, Victorian Hobnail,
FURNITURE: English mahogany dining room center pedestal table, the table has three leaves with a hand carved skirts, suite of four matching Irish Chippendale style side chairs Mahoney. English Linen Press with two doors and four draws. Mahogany with the beautiful color of red grain; matching pair of two draw mini chest with cabriole legs, Black lacquer Chinese Chippendale Tea Table, Pattasu lamp base, Jade figure made into lamp, Victorian half Teester bed (Eastlake), English three door armoire, Country French dining room table, suite of six pieces of painted parlor room furniture, Chinese Alter table in red buttermilk paint, with a two pieces Chinese two-door cabinet with doors at the top and draws on the base., small French Bureau Plat desk, Venetian mirror, Chippendale camelback sofa cover in Fortuny, Fortuny pillows, Wicker baby Bassinette with all the matching linens, collection of designer lamps, leather lounge chair, overstuffed six cushion sofa, Chinese Chippendale coffee table, butlers try table, SCOTTISH 9FT CURVED GLASS BREAKFRONT. BURLED WALNUT, PAINTED INTERIOR, TOP GLASS DOORS & SHELVES, BASE SOLID DOORS CURVED TO MATCH THE TOP, BUT SOLID, BANQUET DOUBLE PEDESTAL DINING ROOM TABLE (French Empire) with a painted top by Baker, Suite of ten Irish Chippendale style dining room chairs, a matching pair of toile Chinese lanterns all original red paint from the palace, matching pair of French weathervanes, Gold leaf mirrors plateau, suite of Chippendale ten chairs painted gray-green, Biedermeier style armchair Eastlake secretary bookcase with roll top, and two glass door, matching pair of formal English armchairs highly carved, Banquets, puffs, French chairs covered in Tillett, Victorian two door armoire with glass doors, LARGE COLLECTION OF BAMBOO GARDEN FURNITURE, Leather camel back French style sofa with camel back ends. Painted gray bedroom suite covered in Scalamandre, queen size bed, matching lamps, matching armchair with matching ottoman. Childs bed with all the matching décor, Petit-coat mirrors gold leaf, chandlers, French Bakers Rack with white marble top, matching pair of English side chairs covered in faux animal print.
FINE CHINA & PORCELAIN: Royal Crown Derby “Blue Aves”, figurines modeled by Doris Lind, Antique set of Limoges white with gold ribbon motif, Chinese Export, Spode dinnerware, Herend figures, Royal Copenhagen china figure of an Airedale #1076, yellow /green parrot by Beswick, Boehm china lion cub. Royal Crown Darby China “Brittany” and sold by Tiffany, Chinese Canton, collection of Chinese Export handless cups, Victorian hand painted Gone with the Wind style lamps, collection of miniature’s Mice handmade and signed by and part of her collection from the commercial it was manufactured by Beswick, Service of Wedgwood china dinner service “Florentine” service for twelve, Collection of Belleek some black seal, Collection of Wedgwood Jasperware, Raymond Waites china, Cigar box hand made in Germany in the form of a hunting lodge,. Chinese made items including porcelain, trinket boxes, jewelry, and jars. Matching pair of covered Dresden jars, Dresden compote, Dresden center bowl. Country French cookware, bowls, candlesticks, covered baking dishes,
Collection of English & American silver: silversmiths, (John Deacon 1762 &1765, Knowland 1767, George III marrow spoon, Peter & Bateman, Stephens Adams, John Lamfort, Thomas Bedford, Wm, Cripps, E. Earley, John Delmester, J.T. Daniels, Jackson, Alexanderson Henderson. Items: Salt cellars, Tea Ball strainer, creamer, Chocolate Pot with Ivory handle, Hot water/Milk Jug, Coffee Pot, three pieces tea service, Chamber sticks, Sauceboat, Snuff Box, Ink well and stand, large covered doomed server with matching underplate, pair of mini sterling silver candlesticks, salt cellars, chambersticks, picture frames for child’s photo, baby cups, Knives, racks, gravy boats, pepper caster, julep cups, Towle flat wear, and a assortment of silver object of virtue
RUGS: Antique handmade oriental rugs including Heriz, French Aubusson, Kerman, American Indian, group of small Caucasian rugs
SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS: French horn made in the USA by Lyon& Healy, Students harp 46 strings by the famous Salvi Angelica, Collection of mini boxes: Cartier, Halcyon, antique postcards collection of European and Foreign stamps, coins, record collection, a collection of cameras’ by Cannon with multiple sets of lenses. Four beautiful German dolls (in wonderful original condition), German carousel with mini porcelain doll riding the animals, music box with a miniature German doll playing the piano, OUTSTANDING COLLECTION OF MUSIC BOXES: One cent Jukebox Player piano in perfect working condition with an assortment of rolls, Victor Victrola with cylinders, Whale skin and ivory trinket box from Asbury, London, two baseball signed by “Roger Clemens”, antique quilts (very fine needle work), Pioneer tube receiver, & turntable. CHINESE EMBRODERY (THE BLIND STITCH), Spanish stirrups (Brass), Library of beautiful coffee table books American needlework samplers, Table and Lap Linens
FASHION: Handbags by Hermes, Louis Vuitton, and collection of alligator ladies hand bags, by Alexandria Knight, Texas Designer. COLLECTION OF DESIGNOR EYE WEAR: Louis Vuitton, Gold Cartier, Chanel, Gucci, Ladies footwear: alligator ladies shoes by Manolo Blahnik, Chanel, Hermes, Stewart Weitzman, Prada in bone, blue, three shades of brown, black, gray, white, pink, beige, Christine Louboutin ,and Stubbs & Wootton. Couture clothing including Chanel, Pucci, Yves St Laurent, Bill Blasé and Prada. Fine and Costume Jewelry; Furs
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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
ALL SALES ARE FINAL AND NO RETURNS OR REFUNDS
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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