the Finer Things of March
March 2022

JUDY ROBINSON ESTATE SALES

Representing Houston's Finest Addresses
Presents

The Estate of Bruce D. Weaver,
who as an entrepreneur and risk taker, started his first business in high school. As a Merchant Marine, he learned to work with sheet metal and helped build the Liberty Ships used during WWII. From there he and wife Irene launched a business installing stainless steel commercial kitchen equipment which became national in scope;

The Estate of Betty Lou Blumrosen,
As member of the Junior League, Betty Lou's favorite placement was as Chair of the 1967 Follies. She also served on the Board of Planned Parenthood for 10 years, on the Board of Shaareth Israel Temple, and on the Texas Tech Board for Future Planning. Betty Lou and J.R. were members of many social clubs in Lubbock, including the Terpsichorean Dance Club.
Betty Lou mastered the stock market through intense research. As the consummate student, she passed her tests and became a licensed broker, specializing in mutual funds.
She advised her clients for 22 years, retiring at age 79;

The Estate of Jackie Tower,
She was a Eucharistic Minister at St. Michaels for many years, and an avid supporter and member of the Charity Guild of Catholic Women Organization.
&
Several Personal Collections from other
Prominent Houston Families

March 4 - March 8, 2022

THIS FINE SALE INCLUDED

FINE ART & BRONZES
Fine Art & Prints: Al Barnes Original Oil “Spanish Girl in Doorway” purchased from Meredith Long Gallery; Sybil Dickey, West Texas Regional Artist Oil on Paper “Snowy Day; Manuel Acosta, Mexico; J. Shayne, (Warsaw, Poland) oil on canvas “Blue Flowers”; Sally Terrell Smith, local artist, original pastel of Wesley Shelton; Sally Terrell Smith, pastel “Live Oaks and Shadows”; Albert Handell, Santa Fe; George Clint, England 1770-1854; C. Waldinan; Gunnar Anderson; Beverly Floyd; Stanley Boxer, mixed media; David Adickes; Lamar Briggs; William A. Slaughter; Fritz Scholder; Edmund Greacen; Charles Leaver; A. Jackson; Jim Reno, bronze sculpture; Richard Willes Maddox; J. R. Santos, Brazil; LeRoy Neiman; Trevino, San Antonio; Marilyn Guerinot, Houston artist; James Ralph Johnson

FINE FURNITURE
English, French, American, Fine Custom Designer Furniture, & Asian Antiques; Italian Hand Painted China Cabinet/Breakfront with Wire Lined Doors; French Painted Commode; Hand Painted, Hand Carved Wooden Gesso Angel; Hand Carved Arched Niche; Aesthetic Movement Style Entrance Table with Ebonized Wood and Inlay; Carved Wooden Bench; Carved Chinese Cabinet; Carved Chinoiserie Chinese Coffee Table; Chinese Chinoiserie Octagonal Side Table; Campaign Style Leather Topped Partner’s Desk; MCM Plexiglass Chairs; Portuguese Painted Iron Bed; Pair of Ivory Leather Stanford Furniture Arm Chairs; Pair of Wooden Sanctuary Brackets; Pair of Country French Style Arm Chairs; Dropfront Bureau Desk w/ Marquetry Inlay; Custom Made Trestle Style Dining Table with Eight Dining Chairs in Pumpkin Leather Seats and Kilim Style Upholstery; Two-seater Sofa with matching Swivel Club Chairs in Red and Gold Silk Upholstery; Hand Painted Four Panel Screen with Cats, Flowers and Parrots; Set of Four Regency Style Chairs with Gilt Wood Frames and Caned Seats and Backs; Three-seater Sofa with Gold Upholstery and Matching Pillows; Pair of Reproduction Floral and Leaf Carved Fruitwood Armchairs; Venetian Mirrored GlassSecretary/Cabinet; Quatrine Tailored Two Cushion Roll Arm Sofa with Loose Cushion Back; Multiple Mahogany Dining Tables; Several Sets of Dining Chairs; Many Sofas of Various Styles; Arm Chairs, Side Chairs, Patio Chairs, Easy Chairs, Parlor Chairs, Desk Chairs, Barstools

RUGS: ROOM SIZE, AREA, & RUNNERS
Runners, Area, & Room Sized Antique Rugs: Aubusson, Oriental Rugs, Tabriz Rugs, Tibetan Wool & Silk Rug, Tibetan Hokanson Rug, Bokhara, Heriz, Serapi, Iranian Lillihan, Oushaks, Turkish Rugs, Caucasians, Sarouk

PORCELAIN, POTTERY & FINE CHINA
Copeland, Spode, Minton, Royal Bayreuth, Royal Worcester, Haviland Limoges, Dorothy C. Thorpe, California; Spode Archive Collection; English Transferware, Davenport, Portuguese Bordallo Pinheiro; Belleek, Versace by Rosenthal, Aynsley, Lenox, Wedgwood “Kynance”, English Staffordshire, Sevres, Meissen, Rose Medallion; Antique Chinese Glazed Terracotta Roof Tile; Pair of Cloisonne Pandas with Blue Spheres

IMPORTANT STERLING SILVER & SILVER PLATE FLATWARE & HOLLOWARE
Sterling Silver Holloware: “Prelude” by International Sterling Tea Set; Six-piece English Silver Plate over copper Tea Set with Berry Finials; James Dixon and Son Silver Plated Tea Set & Tray, Three piece Silver Plate Punch Bowl, Tray and Ladle; Pair of Silver plate Three Light Candelabra

GLASS & FINE CRYSTAL
An Important Collection of Sabino Glass Figures; Baccarat, Lalique, Waterford; Vintage Set of Lavender Glass; Steuben Lion; Orrefors; Reidel

TRADITIONAL & CONTEMPORARY CHANDELIERS & LIGHTING; MIRRORS
Table & Floor Lamps, Antique & Decorative Lamps; Pair of Floral Motif Lighted Sconces with Shades; Ornate Wood Oval Framed Beveled Mirror with Pagoda, Pair of Lamps Mounted on Stag Horns with Brown Suede Leather Lampshades; Carved Hardstone Lamps on Silver Gilt Wood Bases; Pair of Trompe L’Oeil Mirrors; Louis XVI Style Cushion Mirror in Ornate Gilt Wood Frame

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS
Handmade Belgian Tapestry, circa 18th Century; Italian Hand Painted Display Cabinet; Portuguese Hand Painted Iron Bed; Custom Four Light Wrought Iron Chandelier with Carved Wood Stag’s Heads; Pair of Cast Concrete Cherubs on Pedestal Bases; Venetian Mirrored Glass Cabinet; Spelter & Marble Mantle Clock with Classical Figures; Antique Faux Marble Top French Commode with Hand Carved Polychrome Figure and Painted Tabernacle with Gilt Accents; French Aubusson Rose Green Rug; 20 gauge Browning Over & Under Shotgun; Aesthetic Movement Entrance Table With Ebonized Wood & Inlay; Tapestries

FINE JEWELRY, TIMEPIECES, & LADIES FASHIONS
Ladies & Gents Rolex & Cartier Watches; Large Selection of Signed Jewelry & Time Pieces: Chopard; Cartier; Designer Sunglasses: Cartier, Louis Vuitton; Designer Handbags: Chanel, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Dior, Oscar de la Renta, YSL

OUTDOOR PATIO FURNITURE
Cast Concrete Garden Putti, Pair of Cast Concrete Putti;
Cast Concrete Fountain; Cast Concrete St. Francis Statue

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