In 2013, Mathesons' Auctions of Melbourne, Florida was awarded the sale of the estate of the late Maria Cole, wife of legendary entertainer Nat King Cole. Mathesons' is now proud to announce the sale of Maria's lovely couture and fashion collection to be offered by iGavel, February 4 - February 18, 2014. The collection can be previewed in Melbourne, Florida by appointment only and on February 18 from noon to auction end.
Address 600 E New Haven Ave Melbourne, FL 32901 (321) 768-6668
Sale Code: MT1A
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