Following a successful inaugural sale on iGavel.com, Litchfield County Auctions is very pleased to team-up with iGavel for a second time. This sale will be run through October 26th and will culminate in a Live_ exhibition on the final weekend of the Auction: Thursday, Oct. 23 (4-8) Friday Oct 24 (10-8) and Saturday, Oct. 25 (9-6). The exhibition will be held at The Litchfield Fire House, 258 Rte. 202 in Litchfield, CT.
This Fine Art & Antiques Estate Auction will feature Estate property from a variety of owners. It includes a wonderful New York City Oil on Canvas by Guy Carlton Wiggins, entitled Mid-Town Winter_ and estimated at $20-30,000. There is Modern Art from an East 56 th St. estate, including a painting by Enrico Baj and New York City etchings by Armin Landeck as well as Joseph Pennell. Antique furniture comes from several estates including Sutton Place and New Milford, CT and includes an 18th Century Highboy, a Queen Anne Oval Maple table, a Louis XV rectangular table and an 18th C. American Chippendale Walnut Bookcase Cupboard. A collection of very good Porcelain, Ceramics, Glass and Silver comes from another NYC Collector and includes a pair of Flight & Barr Worcester Porcelain Vases, one dated 1800, 2 Wedgwood plates and vase, a Buccellatti silver Rhino-form cigarette lighter and various other English and Continental silver and porcelain. Finally there is a group of Antique Paintings, many from the collection of the University of Hartford, including a Johan Mari Henri Ten Kate (1831-1910), & from another collector an enormous painting of a windmill in a storm by Andreas Achenbach (1815-1910).
It is a very eclectic sale that also features such miscellaneous items as 2 Early Hand Colored Map Engravings, 1 by John Speede, a Walt Disney Studios Gouache Celluloid Pluto in Water #4_, a pair of 17/18th C. Italian/ Venetian bronze Doorknobs & a 19 th C. Bronze Eagle Doorknocker. Additional Important Sale information can be found by clicking here. If you have further questions regarding this sale, please contact LCA, Inc. at 860-567-4661 or via eMail at LCA@litchfield-auctions.com. LCA, Inc.'s next sale will be in early December. LCB
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