West Gray June 2021
JUDY ROBINSON ESTATE SALES
Representing Houston’s Finest Addresses
Summer Sale Event!
Friday, June 25 - Tuesday, June 29
We are honored to announce we have been asked to conduct the sale of
the Estate of Mr. Charles "Charlie" Thomas, Beloved Owner of the Rockets (1982-1993), Owner of A Highly Successful Automobile Franchise, Inductee of Texas Auto-Dealers Hall of Fame, Recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor, and Receiver of Houston's Men of Distinction;
the Estate of Mrs. Ford (Patricia Peckinpaugh) Hubbard Jr, a True Houston Patron of the Arts - Alley Theatre Board & Life Trustee, Inprint's Presidents' Council, the Film Committee of the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, the Advisory Board of the Center for Performing Arts Medicine at Methodist Hospital, a Trustee of the Cullen Trust for the Performing Arts, and a member of several Local & National Organizations;
the Fine Art & Antique Collection of Mrs. David (Kathleen "Kitty") Cook's Design Business;
the Estate of Dr. Catherine Ann Clancy; revered teacher, colleague, and mentor, who received the prestigious Day-Garrett Award presented by Smith College School of Social Work, and was the first Chair of the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners and specialist in clinical ethics and supervision;
the Property of a Southern Lady Philanthropist;
Several Personal Collections from other
Prominent Houston Families
This fine sale included:
FINE ART & BRONZES
Wolf Kahn Original Oil "Red Barns in a Blue Light”, Xul Solar Original Watercolors "Dos Casas" & “Tres Compadres,” David Adickes Original Artwork Oil & Sand on Plywood '56, Erte Artist Proof 5/20, Julian Robles Original Oil Painting, Marc Chagall Lithograph "Le Petit Cheval Rouge" 1975, Marc Chagall Etching & Drypoint Proof Signed in Plate, "Fables de la Fountaine: Les Deux Coqs," Toulouse-Lautrec Lithograph "Lender Dansant le pas du Bolero, dans Chilperic" 1895, Louise Nevelson Etching from the Suite of 17 "Essences 1" 1977 Signed, Mary Cassatt Original Drypoints in Color “Sara Smiling” 1904 & “Jeannette Wearing a Bonnet” 1904, S.T. Coleman Bronze Sculptures, R.C. Gorman, Gerald Engelvin French Realist, Johan Christian Castberg Original Gouaches, Constantino Original Artwork; Yoshiki Ikkeisai, Artist & Kosuke Hirooka, Woodblock Printer - Nishikies of Scenes from Kabuki Play "Kana Tehon Chushingura"; Texas Artists: Charles Pebworth Wall Relief Sculptures "More to Come" & "For Another Place", Mary Bonner - Etching of Julia Ideson Building in Downtown Houston 1927, Libbie Masterson Original Watercolor "South of France", Chester Snowden Original Oils on Boards, Perry House Original Acrylic Abstract;
English, French, American, Custom Designer Furniture, & Asian Antiques; Walnut "Cassetone" Chest of Drawers with Original Iron Hangings and Locks, Made in Piemonte Region of Italy in 17th Century; Two Matching 10' Long Custom Sofas Upholstered in Raw Silk with Deep Tassel Fringe, Down Filled Bench Seats and Loose Pillows; Tufted Velvet Section in Straw with Pillows; Pair of Custom Designed Gilt Wood Fauteuil Style Chairs; Custom Made High Boy with Eight Drawers; Oriental Table Top Cabinet; Papier Mache Tray on Stand with Mother of Pearl Inlay & Painted Scene and Gilt & Mother of Pearl Accents; Extra Long Pink Marble Top Console Table with Five Drawers on Gilt Wood Carved Base 158”x28”x39”; 18th Century French Armoire with Two Carved Doors; Large Armoire with Custom Distressed Finish, Double Doors with Chicken Wire & Silk Georgette Panels, and Lighted Finished Interior with Three Shelves; Habersham Chinoiserie China Cabinet; Black Marble Top Bombay Front Three Drawer Chest with Ormolu & Brass Hardware; Victorian Bamboo Bookcase; Bamboo & Bent Wood Corner Shelving Unit with Three Shelves; Manicure Stand with Guilloché Implements; Table Top Shaving Stand; Silver Chest on Tapered Legs with Satinwood Inlay; Louis XVI Style Marble Top Console Table; Pair of Custom Slipper Style Side Chairs Upholstered in Crushed Stenciled Velvet; Set of 12 Hepplewhite Dining Chairs with Red Plaid Upholstered Seats, 10 Side & 2 Arms; Set of Eight Dining Room Chairs, Two Arms & Six Sides in Beige Silk Fabric; Antique English Wheelback Windsor Armchair; Pair of Windsor Style Arm Chairs, One Rocker; Pair of Faux Tortoise Finish Balloon Back Chairs with Rush Seats; Faux Bamboo Windsor Style Chair; Pair of Wood Frame Arm Chairs with Leather Upholstery and Nail Head Trim; Hide Covered Ottoman with Nail Head Trim; Antique Bench; Eight Legged Wooden Bench with Rush Seat & Bench Cushion; Drexel Chinoiserie Style Server on Wheels; Round Rent Table on Pedestal Base with Green Leather Writing Surface; English George III Regency Mahogany Table with Drawers on Both Ends; 19th Century Italian Painted Cabinet; French 18th Century Painted Wooden Short Cabinet; Early 19th Century Davenport Desk & Key; 18th Century Small Round Pine Table; Tilt Top Tavern Table; Contemporary Round Marble top Table with Six Chairs; Wrought Iron Grill Base Glass Top Side Table; Large 80”x60” Beveled Glass Top Coffee Table with Wrought Iron Base; Glass Top Rectangular Dining Table over Two Round Carved Wood Pedestals; Rectangular Stone-Top Breakfast Table with Wrought Iron Base; Pair of Black Marble & Brass Link Bunching Tables; Louis XV Style Walnut Table with Cabriole Legs and a Shaped & Carved Apron; Small Inlaid Wood Writing Desk with Pull Out Writing Surface Herschede Tall Clock with Nine Tubes; Papier Mache with Mother of Pearl Inlay Wall Clock c1880; Brass & Gilt Wood Swedish Wall Clock; English Tall Clocks, Sideboards, Sofas, Suite Sets of Dining Room Chairs, Chippendale Style Dining Room Chairs; English Chests, Nesting Tables, Marble Topped Bedstands & Console Tables, Korean Furniture, Antique & Contemporary Furniture, Fireplace Accessories, Screens, and Andirons;
RUGS: ROOM SIZE, AREA, & RUNNERS
Runners, Area, & Room Sized Antique Rugs: Karabaugh, Bokhara, Heriz, Serapi, Perpedil, Iranian Lillihan, Oushaks, Turkish Rugs, Caucasians, Sarouks, Aubusson;
PORCELAIN, POTTERY & FINE CHINA
Herend Figurines; Large & Important Collection of late 1800’s Early Childrens’ Pearlware ABC plates, Staffordshire: “Nations of the World”, “Robinson Crusoe” and more; Emilia Castillo Plata Mexico set of plates; Meissen “Full Green Vine”; Villeroy & Boch “Petite Fleur”; Flow Blue “Indian Tree” platter; W.G & Co. Limoges; Rosenthal “Moss Rose”; Fukagawa “Red Dragon” China for Tiffany; German Steins; Capodimonte; Rose Medallion Tureen with Oval Underplate; Rose Mandarin
IMPORTANT STERLING SILVER & SILVER PLATE FLATWARE & HOLLOWARE
Sterling Silver & Silver-Plate, Sterling Silver & Silver-Plate: Sterling Reed & Barton “Tara” Flatware; Sterling Alvin “Miss Alvin” no Monogram Flatware; Silver-Plate Tea & Coffee Sets, Breakfast Boxes, Trays, Pitcher, Platters, Mirrored Plateaus, and Covered Servers;
GLASS & FINE CRYSTAL
ABC Glass: Bowls, Pitchers, Vases, Trays, Baskets; Baccarat: “Montaigne Optique” Champagne/Sherbets, Decanters, Vases, Figurines; Lalique; Waterford: Decanters, Barware, Ice Bucket, Toastsing Flutes; ABC: Important Collection of ABC Dishes, Bowls, & Vases; Intaglio; Polish Crystal Cobalt Tall Votives; Michelangelo & Raffaello Rubino Crystal Water Goblets with Platinum Plated Rims & Gold Plated Toasting Flutes; Wm. Yeoward crystal; Orrefors;
TRADITIONAL & CONTEMPORARY CHANDELIERS & LIGHTING; MIRRORS
Antique & Designer Mirrors, Table & Floor Lamps, Antique & Decorative Lamps, Austro-Hungarian Steel & Gilt Brass Military Helmet Customized as Lamp, Tole Lamps; Crystal Chandeliers, Victorian Chandeliers, Pair of Lantern Style Hanging Light Fixtures; Danish Rococo Mirror in Wide Gilt Wood Frame, Pair of Scalloped Gilt Wood Framed Mirrors, Small Narrow & Rectangular French Style Gilt Framed Mirror with Small Oval Mirror at Top, Gilt Wood Framed Mirror with Beaded Frame, Rectangular Green & Gilt Wood Framed Mirror, Italian Gilt Wood Framed Mirror with Red Paint Cast Plaster and Wood Mirror, Carved Wood Entry Way Mirror, Baroque & Rococo Gilt Wood Mirrors;
Tea Caddies, Sewing Boxes, & Desk Sets; Burmese Offering Vessel; Large Bronze Planter on Matching Stand; Walnut "Cassetone" Chest of Drawers with Original Iron Hangings and Locks, Made in Piemonte Region of Italy in 17th Century; Two Matching 10' Long Custom Sofas Upholstered in Raw Silk with Deep Tassel Fringe, Down Filled Bench Seats and Loose Pillows; Tufted Velvet Section in Straw with Pillows; Papier Mache Tray on Stand with Mother of Pearl Inlay & Painted Scene and Gilt & Mother of Pearl Accents; Extra Long Pink Marble Top Console Table with Five Drawers on Gilt Wood Carved Base 158”x28”x39”; Antique Figural Carved Wood Saint with Gesso Gilding and Polychrome Decoration 46”; Antique Russian Samovar Anglo-Indian Wooden Tea Caddy; Anglo-Indian Small Sewing Box with Lid; Double Brass & Enamel Locket Style Oval Frames on Brass Easel with places for Four Pictures; Pair of Papier Mache Chinoiserie Letter Holders with Porcelain Plaques; Small Antler Mounts; Hand Carved Black Forest Stag Mount; African Southern Nyala Antelope Taxidermy Mount; Impala Taxidermy Mount; Buck Taxidermy Mount; Carved Black Forest Wall Clock; Mid 19th Century Plant Stand with Brass Gallery & Removable Top; Wire & Copper Lined Planter on Wood Base; Gothic Style Window Pane Room Divider;
Weathered Garden Lounge Chair, Weathered Garden Chairs, Olive Jar on Stand, Pair of Matching Small Wrought Iron Plant Stands, Cast Iron Garden Bench, Cast Concrete Bench, Baker’s Racks;
Sharps Rifle Co. Bridgeport, Conn. 1874 “Old Reliable” Sporting Model Custom Buffalo Gun with Octagonal 28” Barrel; Winchester Model 37A One Shot 410 Shotgun; Remington Automatic 12G Model 1100; Winchester Model 1897 Pump 12G; Remington Automatic Shotgun with Choke; P. Beretta Model AL Automatic 20G; Colt Jr 25 Caliber with Box, Tools, and Papers “Like New”; Smith & Wesson Model 33-38, Terrior 38 Caliber with Box, Tools, and Papers; “Sport King” High Standard 22LR #441190 New Haven, Conn.; Snub Nosed .38 Revolver; Snub Nosed .38 Pistol; 82 Winchester CTG Pistol;
Egyptian Cotton & Fine Lace Linens Mint in Package. Including Sferra, Anna Gish, Sheila Davlin, Home Treasures, & Auston Horn
FINE JEWELRY & TIMEPIECES
Ladies CHANEL 18k Gold Watch, Yellow Gold CHANEL Ring, 14k Yellow Gold Ring with Golden Topaz Stone & 6 Diamonds, Pair of Gold Stud Earrings with amethyst Center Stones, Sterling Silver Faceted Black Onyx Necklace with a David Yurman Onyx & Diamond Pendant, Sterling with Diamond & Onyx David Yurman Ring, Pair of Erte Sterling & 14k Gold Art Deco Earrings with Onyx & Red Stone – Signed, Three Piece Sterling Mariquita Masterson Pearl & Glass Necklace and Earrings, Sterling & Gold Lagos Caviar Ring with 3 Diamonds, Sterling & Gold Lagos Caviar Ring with 3 Amethysts, Gold Ring with Amethyst Center Stone & Diamonds, 18k Gold Ring with Oval Peridot Stone, Strands of Fresh Water & Cultured Pearls, Gents Cartier Stainless Steel “Santos” & “Tank” Watches, and much much more!
Many More Items Too Numerous to Mention
Wolf Kahn Original Oil Highly Desirable Piece from his "Barn Series" 30"x44"
Mr. David Adickes
David Adickes Original Artwork Oil & Sand on Plywood '56 27"x17 1/2"
Xul Solar Original Watercolor "Dos Casas" 1922 3 3/8"x3"
Xul Solar Original Watercolor "Tres Compadres" 1922 5"x3 3/4"
Erte Artist Proof 5/20 33 3/4"x26"
Julian Robles Original Oil
S.T Coleman Bronze Sculpture of Native American
Charles Pebworth "More to Come" (Left) 5 1/2"x7" "For Another Place" (Right) 5 1/8"x5 1/8"
Texas Artist, Mary Bonner - Etching of Julia Ideson Building in Downtown Houston 1927 7 1/4"x10 1/4"
Marc Chagall Lithograph "Le Petit Cheval Rouge" 1975 17"x13 1/2"
R.C. Gorman Original Pastel & Crayon 22 1/4"x28 1/4"
Toulouse-Lautrec Lithograph "Lender Dansant le pas du Bolero, dans Chilperic" 1895 22 1/2"x16
Marc Chagall Etching & Dry-point Proof Signed in Plate "Fables de la Fountaine: Les Deux Coqs" 11 1/2"x9 1/2"
Louise Nevelson Etching from the Suite of 17. "Essences 1" 1977 Signed 41"x29 1/2"
Mary Cassatt Drypoint in Color "Sara Smiling" 10 5/8"x7 3/8"
Mary Cassatt Drypoint in Color "Jeannette Wearing a Bonnet" 9 3/16"x6 1/2"
Texas Artist, Libbie Masterson Original Watercolor "South of France" 11 1/4"x15"
Johan Christian Castberg Gouache 7 3/4"x11 3/4"
Johan Christian Castberg Gouache 7 1/4"x9 1/2"
Chester Snowden, Texas Artist, Original Oil on Board 17 1/2"x13 1/2"
Chester Snowden, Texas Artist, Original Oil on Board 13 3/4"x10 3/4"
Julie Speed Artist Proof "Please help me. My brain is burning" 13 1/2"x10 3/4"
Original Acrylic Painted of Boy Reading in Chair Attributed to Eric Meysenberg 27 3/4"x20"
Constantino Original Artwork 15 1/4"x12 1/2"
Perry House, Local Artist, Original Acrylic Abstract 24"x24"
Yoshiki Ikkeisai, Artist & Kosuke Hirooka, Woodblock Printer Nishikie of Scene from Kabuki Play "Kana Tehon Chushingura" 9 3/8"x13 5/8"
Yoshiki Ikkeisai, Artist & Kosuke Hirooka, Woodblock Printer Nishikie of Scene from Kabuki Play "Kana Tehon Chushingura" 9 1/8"x13 3/8"
Two Matching 10' Long Custom Sofas Upholstered in Raw Silk with Deep Tassel Fringe, Down Filled Bench Seats and Loose Pillows
Walnut "Cassetone" Chest of Drawers with Original Iron Hangings and Locks, Made in Piemonte Region of Italy in 17th Century
Manicure Stand with Guilloché Implements
Pair of Faux Tortoise Finish Balloon Back Chairs with Rush Seats
French Art Nouveau Brass Clock with Easel Props
Brass & Gilt Wood Swedish Wall Clock
Pair of Peking Vases, Teal Glazed Pottery Tea Caddy with Sterling Top, Carved Wood Asian Sculpture on Base, and Carved Jade Plaque on Carved Wood Base
Red Lacquer Octagonal Lidded Barrel, Pair of Lamps with Grates as Bases, Wooden Orb with Flame Finial, and Brass Holy Water Bucket with Handle
Jewelry Casket with Enameled Vine Motif and Tufted Silk Lining
Victorian Mother of Pearl Inlay Tea Caddy with Gilt Accents
Red Tole Planter with Frogger on Top
Large Regency Tole Footed & Lidded Planter
Champlevé Cache Pot
Monumental Antique Figural Carved Wood Saint with Gesso Gilding and Polychrome Decoration 46" Tall
Pair of Ornate Gilt Brass Candlesticks on Triangular Bases, Anglo-Indian Wood Tea Caddy with Lids, Anglo Indian Small Sewing Box with Lid & Handle, Oriental Table Top Cabinet
Double Brass & Enamel Locket Style Oval Frames on Brass Easel with Places for Four Pictures
Brass & Enamel Bible Holder with Enameled Religious Symbols
Papier Mache Tray on Stand with Mother of Pearl Inlay & Painted Scene and Gilt & Mother of Pearl Accents 33"L x 26"W x 19 1/2" H
Papier Mache with Mother of Pearl Inlay Wall Clock c1880
Pair of Papier Mache Chinoiserie Letter Holders with Porcelain Plaques
Automaton Bird Music Box with Lacquered Wood, Brass Filigree, Putti on the Lid, and Real Feathers Painted Iridescent Colors
Haitian Papier Mache Folk Art "Tap Tap" 10"x18 1/2"x3 1/2"
Haitian Papier Mache Folk Art "Tap Tap" 15 1/2"x21"x3 1/2"
Haitian Papier Mache Folk Art "Tap Tap" 32 1/2"x41"x6 1/2"
Red Tole Sewing Box with Lidded Sections, Gray Marble & Brass Inkwell with Blotter c1880, Gilded Four Light Candelabra
Brass Planters, Incense Burner Lamp, Hand-painted Scottish Clock Dial Probably by Astrid Donnellan
Gilt Bronze Perfume Bottle Box by W. Houghton Maker 162 New Bond Street with Moire Silk Liner
19th Century Papier Mache Portable Writing Desk with Inkwells, Mother of Pearl Inlay, and Gilt Accents
Brass and Enamel Letter Set
Fukagawa for Tiffany & Co. Dinner Service
Burl Wood Tea Caddy with Mosaic Inlay Border & Stained Wood Inlay
Silver-plate Lidded Bowl on Feet
Antique English Biscuit Box by Hacken Heath c1860, Silver-plate Coffee Pot, Silver Plate Altar Ewer, Silver-plate Dutch Tea Caddy, Sterling Silver Toast Rack
Emerald Glass Vase with Sterling Overlay, Meissen "Full Green Vine" Dinner Service & Serving Pieces, Old Sheffield Plate Samovar
Egyptian Cotton & Fine Lace Linens. Including Sferra, Anna Gish, Sheila Davlin, Home Treasures, & Austin Horn (Mint in Package)
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POLICE ON DUTY AT ALL TIMES
ALL SALES AS-IS, ALL SALES FINAL
CASH, CREDIT CARDS & CHECK
NO CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 15
NO SILVER, JEWELRY, OR FIREARMS ON PREMISES UNTIL DAY OF SALE