DoneMon, Mar 12, 2018 5:00 PM EDT
Beacon, NY, USA
Unreserved Park Avenue Treasures
Hudson Valley Auctioneers March sale is scheduled March 12 at 5PM A Park Avenue Penthouse yielded 40 years of accumulated religious artifacts and folk art from travels in South and Central America & northern India. The result is approximately 200 lots of varied items such as carved stone and bronze Buddha’s, Indian bronzes, carved rosewood furniture, early Eglomise portraits, a fine gilt Japanese table shrine and other Asian treasures, all manor of retalbos, Santos, Day of the Dead and other pieces some by artists Frank Brita, Maria Romero Cash and Anita Romero Jones. Oils by Samuel Rothbort and his son Lawrence include a Brooklyn street scene, skating scene, 6 florals, a rabbi in a hand carved frame and a self portrait. An Ossining NY estate yielded several paintings, 2 Coulton Waugh's, a fine portrait by Christina Morton and an exceptional early old master style Madonna and child, also found were 30 lots of fine estate including gold, pearls, Tiffany silver, rings and a finely carved stone cameo in gold and diamond frame. Vintage luggage, handbags, Hermes scarves and mid century modern furniture and decorative accessories were also to be had. Dunbar, Woodard, Fortuny, Danish and other makers with be offered. Eight Darrel Greene pulp illustrations and 3 full life sketch books, three New Orleans scenes by Larry Edwardson, a Franz Bueb 1953 watercolor are highlights of the many additional artworks in the sale. Noteworthy is a John Steinbeck folder of material pertaining to the publication of "Steinbeck A Life in Letters". Other highlights in the online session include 8 Biedermeier case pieces, a mahogany Steinway model M grand, 2 fruitwood French armoirs, lots of silver, a Polaris Submarine launch flag, 2 French deco figural bronzes, 4 lots of First Edition Club unread volumes. Equipment includes a Cub Cadet commercial Tank M60 mower and a Yamaha Kodiak 450 4x4 ATV with plow and winch. Visit company website for addition information.