West Gray September 2018
JUDY ROBINSON ESTATE SALES
Representing Houston’s Finest Addresses
*SENSATIONAL SEPTEMBER SALE*
Your Initial Opportunity for Pre-Holiday Shopping
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14–MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
Featuring the Estates of Patricia McMahon, Edythe M. Watkins, Mr. & Mrs. Kenneth Dusek, & Johannah Wilkenfeld Hoffman;
Moving Estates of Carl & Sheila Zucker, Nancy McNeese,
John & Diane Esslinger, Max & Kay Watson & Mrs. Dan Boone
FINE ART, BRONZES, & PHOTOGRAPHY
Walter Bannard “Jackburn Flood” (M. Knoelder & Co. Gallery), Works of Art by: David Williams, John Nieto, Kevin Red Star, Ralph Wall, Tom Moss, Kaposka, Jonathan Kenworthy, Al Barns (of Texas), Chagall Print, Cezanne Etching, Two Limited Edition Geoff Winningham Portfolios, African Dogon Sculpture, Pair of Indonesian Tribal Poles as Sconces, 18th Century Siamese Bronze Hindu God, Ebony Wood Hindu Sculpture from Maas in Bali, French Bronze of Children Playing by Moreau Mathurin, Pair of Water Colors of Chinese Emperor and Empress, “Texas Longhorns” by LeRoy Neiman,Bronze Wildlife Sculptures.
American & French antiques, Fine Upholstered Furniture, Mid-Century Modern, and Designer Furniture; Fine Leather Furniture, Victorian Bamboo Furniture, French Armoires, American Wicker Furniture, Hanging Wall Cabinets, Miniature Sideboard from Late 18thCentury with Two Wine Drawers, Dining Room Suites, Pine Country French Four Door Chest, English Stepback Cupboard with Original Handmade Hooks, English Chest of Drawers, Wrought Iron Stands Depicting Birds in Flight, Chinese Chippendale Style Chinoiserie Cabinet, Chinese Chippendale Sideboard with Chinoiserie Décor, Antique Chinoiserie Backgammon Table, Chinoiserie Chinese Caskets on Legs, Chinese Bamboo Cabinet, Lucite Table with Glass Top made by Merritt-Emanuel Ltd. (very hard to find), Lucite Chairs “La Marie” by Stark for Kartel, Lucite Sideboard, English Secretary, Oval English Dining Table, Victorian Table from the Aesthetic Movement Attributed to the Herter Brothers, Round Black Marble Top Center Tables, Set of Ten High Backed Upholstered Chairs, Portable Prie Dieu, Tuxedo Style Sofa & Arm Chairs, Pair of Matching Fortuny Upholstered Chairs, Fortuny Upholstered Sofa, Tan Leather Sofa with Four Matching Club Chairs, Contemporary Velvet Sectional, Wrought Iron Bar Stools, English Period Hepplewhite Sofa with Six Leg, Ornate Handmade Shell Headboard Commissioned by Mrs. McMahon, Lucite Headboard, Hand Carved Oriental Headboard Over Silk Padding, English Breakfront Style Entertainment Cabinet Made Specifically by RCA, Baldwin Grand Piano, Chickering Grand Piano in an Ebony Case, Pair of Giacometti Inspired Mid-Century Modern Handmade Gold Plated End Irons, Matching Pair of Persian End Irons, French Chenets, Canon Style Brass Coal Scuttle, Faux Painted Corinthian Column.
STERLING SILVER & SILVER PLATE
Two Large Important English Silver Plate Lazy Susans; English Wine Bottle Cruet with Russian Cut Bottles; Pair of Dutch Silver & Crystal Compotes; Sterling Silver Candlesticks & Candelabra; Period English Sterling Silver; Dutch Silver; A Fine Collection of Sterling Silver Hollowware, Tea Services, Water Pitchers, Muffineers, Serving Pieces, & Bowls: Tane, Tiffany, Georg Jensen, Sanborn, Christofle, Sheffield, Kirk Repousse; Sterling Silver Flatware: “King Richard” by Towle, “Candleglow” by Towle, “Louis XIV” by Towle, “Chateaux Rose” by Alvin, “Décor” by Gorham, “Daffodils” by Rogers Brothers, “Nupcial” from Monterrey, “Serenity” by International Silver, “Royal Danish” by International Silver, “Old Lace” by Reed & Barton, “Burgundy” by Reed & Barton, Georg Jensen“Acorn" Carving Set; Mother of Pearl Handled Sterling Pieces and Fish Sets; Silver Plated English Turkey Cover with Underplate; Important Pieces of English Silver Plate.
FINE CRYSTAL & GLASS
Bohemian Clear-Flash White & Blue Overlay Cut to Clear and Enameled Glass Ewer (reference Christie’s Lot no. ?), French Dore Bronze Cherub Holding Art Glass Bowl, Moser Deep Ruby Liquor Set, Tiffin, Saint Louis“Essence” – 14 Champagne Glasses, 12 Continental Goblets, 12 Water Goblets, 12 Sherry Glasses, & a Water Jug Pitcher; Saint Louis “Thistle” Cocktail Glasses; Saint Louis “Stella Gold Band” Cocktail Shaker; Hawkes “Triumph” Stemware; Venetian Glass Champagne Flutes; Bohemian Ruby Cut to Clear & Cobalt Cut to Clear; Slovakian Silver Coated Glasses; Lalique: “Champs Elysees” Bowl, Crystal Trophy Sculpture Inspired by Katarina Witt, Amber Tortoise, Vases, Figurines; Baccarat: “Lagney Clear” Water Goblets, Oversized Wine Glasses; ReidelSommelier Burgundy Grand Cru Wine Stems; Sabino; Large & Important Pieces of Waterford; Murano: Antique Stemware “Iris” Pattern, Hand-blown Murano Flower Bowls in Gold & White; Tiffany & Co.; Collection of ABC Glass; Monumental Pieces of Steuben; Orrefors.
FINE PORCELAIN & CHINA
Twelve Meissen China Service Plates, Schumann “Dresden Flowers” Dinner Service, Limoges, Herend: “Victoria” Breakfast Set, “Rothschild Bird” Dinner Set, “Blue Garland” Breakfast Set; Rosenthal “Sansscouci” Dinner Service; English Minton Oriental Pattern Signed & Numbered; Rose Medallion; Royal Crown Derby “Royal Pinkston Rose” Tea Set, Royal Crown Derby “Old Imari”; Aynsley: “Leighton” Dinner Service, “Buckingham” Demitasse Cups and Saucers; Hutschenreuther “Monarch”; Spode “Buttercup” Dinner Service; Ginori Dinner Service; Imari; Coalport; English Transferware; Royal Doulton; Flow Blue; Wedgwood Jasperware; English Ironstone; Stencilware; Chinese Export; Italian Hand Painted Pottery; Chinese Celadon; KPM Copley; Lenox; Theodore Haviland for Limoges; Royal Worcester; Majolica; Early 18th Century Delft Jug with Lid; Staffordshire Figures; Dresden; Royal Dux Figurines.
Rose Medallion, Imari, Chinese Export, Chinese Celadon, Gayageum Asian String Instrument, Twelve Panel Oriental, Screen, Four Panel Chinese Screen with Inlaid Semi-Precious Stones, Hand Carved Oriental Headboard over Padded Silk, Chinoiserie Backgammon Table, Chinese Chippendale Style Chinoiserie Cabinet, Chinese Chippendale Sideboard with Chinoiserie Décor, Chinese Enamel Birds, Pair of Water Colors of Chinese Emperor and Empress, Jade Carved Censor, Carved Jade Vase with Conforming Stand, Pair of Tibetan Cloisonne Altar Pieces, Cloisonne Vases, Rose Medallion Lamp, Japanese Moriage Pair of Hand Painted Pottery Vases, Various Pieces of Champlevés, Cachepots, Temple Fruit, Ebony Wood Hindu Sculpture from Maas in Bali, 18th Century Siamese Bronze Hindu God, Carved Chinese Torchieres.
MIRRORS, LIGHTING, & ACCESSORIES
Mirrors: Pier Mirror Gold Leafed with Sunburst Décor, Octagonal Beveled Venetian Mirror, Antique Gilt Wood Rectangular Beveled Mirror, Pair of Gilt Wood Sunburst Mirrors; Lighting: Pair of Matching Three Light Gold Leaf Wood with Eagle Motif Sconces, Pair of Brass and Hanging Crystal Sconces, Raw Crystal and Dore Bronze Torchieres, Suite of Four Heavy Brass French Foliate Five Arm Sconces, Carved Chinese Torchieres; Several Sets of Acrylic Lamps, Staffordshire, Pair of Waterford Table Lamps; Pairpoint Table Lamp; Corinthian Column English Candlestick Table Lamps; Rose Medallion Table Lamps; Various Designer Floor & Table Lamps; A Collection of Fine Chandeliers, Dore Bronze and Alabaster Chandelier; Clocks: Tall Clocks & Wall Clocks, Acrylic Mantle Clock, French Boudoir Clock.
LADIES & GENTS FASHION & FINE JEWELRY
Gold & Diamond Jewelry, Ladies & Gents Fine Timepieces; Men’s vintage Hermes ties;
Women’s Fashion & Furs: Mink, Sable, Lynx, Fox; Large Ostrich Feather Fans; Collection of Signed Vintage Costume Jewelry- Kenneth Jay Lane, William de Lillo, Phillipe Ferradis of Paris, Ciner, Inna Cyitrine of Paris, Hattie Carnegie, Margo de Taxco, Trifari, Tiffany & Co., & Marqiquita Masterson; Designer Handbags: , Fine Jewelry, & Timepieces: Watches by Rolex, Cartier, and Tiffany; Collection of Antique Walking Sticks with Silver Handles, Collection of Hartmann Luggage, Collection of Italian Made Gurkha Marley Hodgson Luggage.
FINE LINEN COLLECTION
Fine Collection of Table, Lap & Bed Linens, Draperies, Quilts, Decorator Pillows, and a Chapel Length Embroidered Tulle Veil with Scalloped Princess Edging.
Handmade room-size and occasional-size Oriental rugs, including a large 19th century Moghul style, Iranian Heriz, French Aubussons, Sarouks, Bokhara, Many contemporary Agras.
Collection of Leather Bound Books, Art Reference Library.
Walter Bannard “Jackburn Flood” (M. Knoelder & Co. Gallery), Chagall Print, Cezanne Etching, Two Limited Edition Geoff Winningham Portfolios, A Dozen Meissen China Service Plates, Raw Crystal and Dore Bronze Torchieres, French Dore Bronze Cherub Holding Art Glass Bowl, Bohemian Clear-Flash White & Blue Overlay Cut to Clear and Enameled Glass Ewer, Royal Dux Figurines, Early 18thCentury Delft Jug with Lid, French Enamel Place Card Holders, Acrylic Mantle Clock, French Boudoir Clock, French Singing Bird in Gilded Cage, French Bronze of Children Playing by Moreau Mathurin, Chapel Length Embroidered Tulle Veil with Scalloped Princess Edging, Collection of Hartmann Luggage, Collection of Italian Made Marley Hodgson Luggage, Acrylic Table with Glass Top made by Merritt-Emanuel Ltd. (very hard to find), Portable Prie Dieu, Ornate Handmade Shell Headboard Commissioned by Mrs. McMahon, Pair of Matching Fortuny Upholstered Chairs, Fortuny Upholstered Sofa, Looking Glasses, Baldwin Grand Piano, Chickering Grand Piano in an Ebony Case, Pair of Giacometti Inspired Mid-Century Modern Handmade Gold Plated Andirons, Matching Pair of Persian Andirons, Ceremonial Thai Headdress, Gayageum Asian String Instrument, Four Panel Chinese Screen with Inlaid Semi-Precious Stones, Chinese Chippendale Style Chinoiserie Cabinet, Chinese Chippendale Sideboard with Chinoiserie Décor, Pair of Water Colors of Chinese Emperor and Empress, Hand Carved Wooden Reindeer Studded with Semi-Precious Stones and with Glass Eyes, , 18thCentury Siamese Bronze Hindu God,Canon Style Brass Coal Scuttle, Faux Painted Corinthian Column, Fishing Rods & Large Sea Reel, Victorian Child Velocipede, Cast Iron and Pressed Steel Antique Toys, Antique Ventriloquist Dolls, Large Carved Wood Camel Planter with Liner, Large Collection of Limoges Trinket Boxes, Highly Collectible New Yorker Magazine Covers,
An Extensive Collection of Autographed Speeches, Photographs & Letters from Celebrities and Historical Figures
Many More Items Too Numerous to Mention
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