The Western Design Auction is our signature sale of the year. It continues our style of offering fresh discoveries, unreserved. This year_s collection features some exceptional discoveries in nearly every category spanning many centuries, up to the present. Included are an exceptionally large Pomo gift basket, a John Sutter presentation cup, a study for the mural in the Sacramento Valley Stationer the Southern Pacific Railroad, a William Demuth zinc cigar store Indian, a presentation gold quartz cane, Western advertising lithographs, Edward Curtis photographs, an Ed Bohlin parade saddle, Roy DeForest paintings and much, much more. Happy hunting!
Preview will be Saturday, April 30, 1-5 pm at our Gallery, 300 20th St, Sacramento or by appointment.
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