Fine & Decorative Arts, Militaria and Rock & Roll Memorabilia On the heels of a single-owner sale, Nye and Company prepares 1,000 lot extravaganza for their June auction, the majority of which come from Tri-State area collections. A New Jersey collector moving to lower Manhattan compiled an impressive collection of Rock N_ Roll memorabilia, though primarily focused on paintings, prints, photographs and broadsides from Classic music era of the 60_s and 70_s, there are also examples from the 80_s too. For local interest and devoted fans there is a fully autographed guitar by Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Another guitar is autographed by Stephen Colbert and Peter Frampton. Numerous photographs by Ken Regan, Paul Saltzman and Jim Marshall documenting the likes of the Beatles, Bob Dylan and The Who, respectively. The collection of militaria was acquired over the years from a gallery located on Worth Avenue in Palm Beach. This group includes helmets, uniforms and swords primarily of 19th and 20th century English origin. A Greenwich, Connecticut family sold their homestead. This collection includes an elaborate pair of Georg Jensen two-arm grape motif candelabrum, a Tiffany sterling silver hot water pitcher, and numerous other pieces silver. The family is also selling period furniture, of note is a set of Regency painted and caned dining chairs, a Federal secretary and other pieces. A large Royal Worcester porcelain partial dinner service is being sold in three lots and is very decorative. There is just too much fine art even mention. English, American, Asian and Continental landscapes and portraits. There is also a pair of carved ivory elephant tusks found in a church closet and a handful of contemporary folk art nautical carvings. Online Auction Dates:_Starts: Tuesday June 5th Ends: Tuesday, June 19th Preview in Person:_June 11th June 15th_10am-4pm June 16th & June 17th_Noon-4pm__Tag Sale: June 15th, 16th, & 17th Location: 20 Beach Street Bloomfield, NJ 07003 Salecode: N5EN
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