Litchfield County Auctions in Litchfield Connecticut has just announced that their April Auction is online now. There will be two sessions, on April 20 and 21 and the bidding will be live and online. A Live Gallery Exhibition (NO Tag Sale) has been planned for Friday, April 15 through Tuesday, April 19, 10am-5pm each day. Also, the public is invited to attend their Annual Preview & Cocktail Party, Friday evening, April 15, from 6-8pm (RSVP.) For additional information visit their website.
On April 20, items that will be auctioned off include: 20thCentury Furniture, Design and Tiffany Lighting; plus American Paintings, Fine Art & Sculpture. There will be live as well as Online Bidding starting at 10:00 am.
Tiffany Bronze & Leaded Glass 'Poppy' Lamp. Starting Bid: $12,500
Items of special interest includes: 8 Tiffany Studios Bronze Lamps with Favrile and Leaded Glass shades, plus important pieces of early Rene Lalique glass, Rookwood pottery, and much more. Furniture highlights include: Art Nouveau, Arts & Crafts and Art Deco, including Stickley; Mid Century Modern furniture by Eames, Knoll, Saarinen, Widdicomb, Dunbar and Mario Bellini, Niels Otto Moller, Milo Baughman, Foster-McDavid, Edmund Spence, Maitland Smith, Maison Jansen, Living Divani, Angelo Donghia as well as Danish Modern and more.
|Otto Dix, 1891-1969, Young Woman Head & Shoulders, 1932, Silver Point on a prepared ground. Starting bid: $3,500|
There will also be hundreds of American Paintings and other fine art in addition to sculptures. This sale features works by Jasper Francis Cropsey, William Merritt Chase, John Singer Sargent, JG Brown, Otto Dix, Elizabeth O'Neill Verner, Walter Elmer Schofield, Lynn Chadwick, Jules Lefebvre, Carlos Merida, James Carroll Beckwith, Walter Launt Palmer, Arthur Meltzer, Salvatore Dali, and many others.
14K Yellow Gold, Diamond and Emerald Pendant. Starting Bid $750
The auction taking place on April 21 features: Jewelry, Watches, Pens & Handbags; plus Silver, Gold, Medals & Coins. There will be live as well as Online Bidding starting at 10:00 am. Some of the jewelry highlights includes: Rainbow Palette Sapphire Necklace & Bracelet; Pear Shaped Emerald & Diamond Dangle Earrings; 9ct Cushion Sapphire & Diamond Ring; 11ct Pear Shaped Ruby & Diamond Pendant; a Cross Pendant in 18K Gold with 15 carats of Emeralds; a Belle Epoche Diamond Ring; Kieselstein Cord Ear Clips; a David Yurman Bracelet and more! There will also be Watches by Cartier, Rolex, Longines, Tiffany, Jules Jurgenson, Hamilton, Omega, Movado, Brinsmaids & Audemars Piguet and Handbags & Purses by Bottega Veneta, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, Ferragamo, Gucci, and Chanel.
|Puiforcat .950 Silvergilt Centerpiece, E. 20th C. Starting Bid: $2,000|
In addition to jewelry, there will be a fine selection of silver, gold, medals and coins. Some of the coins being offered are: Lincoln Cents, Liberty Dollars, Gold Coins, Barber Dimes, Banknotes; Medals in Silver & Bronze, French, European & others.
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