Our fall 2006 auction features a fine selection of books, American paintings, Asian art, and Dolls. All is fresh to the marketplace. This is a no-reserve auction and every effort was made to keep the estimates and starting bids conservative. Highlights include a rare Bru doll, Gregory Kondos oil on board, XVI century carved wood figure, signed copy of Ernest Hemmingway_s , Old Man and the Sea,_ and a recently discovered 1855 three-volume set Indian Tribes of North America._ Please feel free to contact the cataloger of this sale Susan Hambly atMHambly779@aol.comor the consignment director Brian Witherell atBrian@Witherells.comwith any questions
Tuesday, January 29th, 5-7pm
Wednesday, January 30th, 10-5pm
Thursday, January 31st, 10-5pm
This auction features Asian and Ethnographic art from the Collection of Ron Krannich that he amassed over the last 35 years. As a travel writer he spanned the globe, and as a collector he purchased items he was passionate about along the way.
Other highlights in the auction include American, English and French 18th and 19th century furniture and decorations, the steel sculpture featured above by Ernest Trova, a bronze of Cupid and Psyche by Eugene-Ernest Chretien, a 16th century portrait of Virgin and Child from the Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aelst, several works by Savannah artists Myrtle Jones, Christopher Murphy Jr. and Sr., Hattie Saussy and others.
Enjoy the auction!
Amanda and Chris Everard