The Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates Spring Antiques, Fine & Decorative Arts Auction contains a wide selection of material and will include everything from fine art and jewelry to early lighting and Asian ceramics. The large auction will take place over two days, Friday, April 27, 2018 and Saturday, April 28, 2018 with absentee, phone, internet, and in-house bidding available.
Friday’s session, beginning at 9:30 am, should start the weekend off with a bang and features American and European art glass from the collection of the late Wagner Thielens, New York, NY; the collection of Mr. & Mrs. Larry Lipsky, Brooklyn, NY; the Ellen O’Brien collection, Sarasota, FL; and the Bob & Margie Skromme, Celina, OH lifetime collection of over 400 peg lamps of all types; plus more. Highlights include a fine offering of Imperial, many pieces with exhibition history; rare examples of Honesdale; and a select grouping of studio glass.
Saturday’s session, beginning at 9:30 am, should prove to be equally exciting and features an outstanding selection of fine jewelry from estates and collections, including antique, vintage, and designer examples; a large selection of fine art, including American, Continental, and Asian works by listed artists, as well as a collection of bronzes; 18th & 19th century ceramics, including a collection of rare Majolica, American and European art pottery, fine porcelains, including Chinese and Japanese examples; British and Continental furniture and accessories, plus more. Highlights include an estate-fresh 5.45 ct. high-grade diamond solitaire ring; an outstanding signed Kinkozan Japanese Satsuma vase; a group of recently discovered works by American artist, John Francis Stenvall (1907-1998); and a rare Georgian inlaid satinwood diminutive cabinet bearing its original printed label for Nicholas Middleton, London cabinetmaker and retailer who supplied goods to the King and other members of the royal family during the first quarter of the 19th century.
The complete catalogue for both days will be posted on the firm’s website around April 18 and will be available for absentee and live bidding through the new Jeffrey S. Evans LIVE platform, as well as Live Auctioneers and Invaluable. All lots will be on public preview at the firm’s gallery located at 2177 Green Valley Ln., Mt. Crawford, VA on April 25 & 26 from 10 am to 6 pm daily, and on April 27 & 28 from 8 am until the last lot is sold on each day. For additional information, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 540.434.3939.