All Items : Popular Collectibles : Nostalgia : Fashion : Accessories : Pre 2000 item #1254976 (stock #v413)
A vintage CHANEL Tortoise Shell box purse with a gold toned snake chain from 1997. Made in France. Measures 5" across and 4 1/4" tall. Chain measures about 46" around. Has the interlocking CC logo on the top and the Chanel cartouche inside which says Chanel, made in France 97 P. Comes with the original booklet and thank you note from Chanel to the original owner. Has a few very minor scratches. Estate fresh.
A fine and intriguing painting by the well regarded Ohio artist, Emerson Burkhart (1905-69). Probably dating from the 1960's. This painting measures about 20" by 16", overall frame about 22 1/2" by 18 1/2". Interesting subject and composition. Signed on back and front as shown.
A Rare and Wonderful Piece of Hand Wrought Silver from the Boston Arts & Crafts Silversmith, Elizabeth Copeland. This was in the 1914 Exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, see attached photo from Fine Arts Journal, November 1914. Signed "E C" on bottom. Measures about 3" tall and 5 1/2" across.
A Fine Watercolor from the well regarded and internationally recognized Early Texas Artist, Mary Bonner (1887-1935). Measuring about 19" by 13" matte opening, in its frame of about 27 1/4" by 21 1/2". Signed lower right and dated '28.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1129366 (stock #p605)
A Fine High Glaze Trivet from Newcomb College. Quite early, probably circa 1901. Marks on back include NC for Newcomb College, JM for the potter, Joseph Meyer, H J for the decorator, Harriet Joor. Other marks are U for the white clay, P in a shield and a couple of other marks under the glaze that can not be deciphered. Measures about 5 7/8" across. Shows some roughness and flakes to the edge. Rare and unique.
An Original Bed from Frank Lloyd Wright's house for Herbert F. Johnson, "Wingspread". This Oak Bed measures about 77 1/4" by 42" by 13 1/2" and is from the Service Wing. See our other listing for a companion bed from one of the Guest Rooms.
An Original Bed from Frank Lloyd Wright's house for Herbert F. Johnson, "Wingspread". This Oak Bed measures about 78" by 37" by 13 1/2" and is from one of the Guest Rooms. See our other listing for a companion (slightly larger) bed from the Service Wing.
An Interesting Piece of Northwest Coast Tlingit Craftwork. Circa 1900 Hammered Copper, Silver, and Brass (& Gold (?) at junction) Potlatch Spoon, Measures about 11 3/4" long, great example.
A wonderfully made, heavy sterling silver necklace by Frank Patania, Sr. Made up of 7 curved shields separated by thick twisted links of sterling. Measures 16 1/2" long. Signed with the Thunderbird hallmark of Frank Patania's Thunderbird Shop. Hook closure. In nice condition, has a little tarnish and minor surface scratches. Bold piece from an important silversmith.
A Large and Interesting Vase from the Pottery at Halcyon, California. Measuring about 10" tall and in fine condition. Signed with the cojoined H P and the letter C as shown. Rare and unique.
Water Rats by Frank Meadow Sutcliffe (1853-1941) An Original Carbon Print Photograph signed in pencil by Sutcliffe in its original frame. Matte opening measures about 8" by 6", overall frame about 11 3/4" by 14 3/4". Pencil signed lower right "F.M. Sutcliffe". Important and iconic image.
A Lamp from the Roycroft Artisan, Charles S. Hall. The master wood carver worked at Roycroft starting in the 1920's. Signed as shown. Measures about 9 1/4" tall. Recently rewired. Unique and quite rare.
An Original Painted Cast Metal Radiator Cap Whirligig circa 1915. Figure measures about 8" tall and originally fit on top of the car's radiator cap, swivels on base and the arms swing. Now mounted on a piece of wood for display. Great item.
A Fine Painting by the Listed Iowa and Michigan Artist, Vernon Leroy Bobbitt (1911-92). Lightly signed on front bottom right "Bobbitt '43", exhibition label on back as shown. Painted on the rough side of masonite. Measures about 16" by 20", overall frame about 19" by 23". Great Regionalist Look.
A Fine Pair of Monotypes by the well regarded Taxco, Mexico Artist, Carl Pappe (1900-98). Each measure about 17 1/2" by 24 1/2" overall. Slight water staining on bottom as shown. Each pencil signed and titled.
A Fine Painting from the Listed Texas and California Artist, Darline Jellerson (1927-2002). Labels on back for its exhibition at the Witte Museum in San Antonio in 1961. Signed lower right "Jellerson". Painting measures about 14 1/2" by 24", overall frame about 21 1/2" by 31". Great Mid-Century Modern look.
An outstanding vintage modernist sterling silver necklace and earrings by studio jeweler, Fridl Blumenthal. Signed with her Tulip mark on the necklace and FRIDL, Sterling, Tulip, and the number 32 on each earring. The findings on the earrings are also marked sterling. Heavy sterling silver with sterling overlay on niello. Necklace measures approximately 14" around and the 'pendant' is 1" wide. Earrings measure 1 1/4" long and 3/4" across. Necklace has a hook closure...
A Fine Painting by the Listed Monterey, California Artist, Russell Swan (1908-63). Measures about 14 1/4" by 12", overall frame is about 18 3/4" by 16 1/2". Signed lower right, also signed and titled "Monterey Dwelling" on back.