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Marble figural sculpture depicting stallions, after L’Accolade by Pierre Jules Mene, 13”h x 21”w

SATURDAY OCTOBER 5th at 9:30 a.m. SUNDAY OCTOBER 6th at 10:00 a.m. Previews: October 4th 1 p.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday & Sunday beginning at 9 a.m. or by appointment the week before the auction Sunday Highlights: •American, Californian, and European Fine Art including Paintings, Photography, Works on Paper, Marble and Bronze Sculptures, and Prints •Fine Continental Porcelains, plus Quality Crystal and China •18th, 19th and 20th Century European and American Furniture, plus a Baldwin Grand Piano •Sterling Silver Flatware and Hollowware •Native American pottery, textiles, sculptures, and basketry •Persian and other Antique and Newer Rugs •Fine Jewelry and Timepieces •Chinese Jade and Hardstone Carvings, Furniture, Ceramics, Scholar’s Objects, Metalwork, Chinese Paintings, Textiles, Japanese Woodblock Prints and Buddhist Works of Art •1928 Harrah’s Whippet Coach Model 96 •1960 Bentley S2 Saturday Highlights: •Asian Paintings, Ceramics, Jade, Metalwork, Hard stone Carvings, Furniture, and Religious Works of Art •Assorted Silver, Ceramics, Crystal, and other Decoratives •Fine and Costume Jewelry, •American and Continental Fine Art •Native American pottery, textiles, sculptures, and basketry •Art Pottery from Naomi of San Francisco •Collection of Polo related sculptures and ephemera •19th and 20th Century European, Asian, and American Furniture •Persian and other Rugs •Collectibles and Books Upcoming Auction Schedule: 2013 Nov 9-10 Dec 7-8 2014 January 11-12 February 15-16 March 15-16 April 12-13 May 17-18 June 14-15

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Henrietta Hurd (Spanish, 19th century), Before the Battle, circa 1867, oil on canvas, 38.5” x 33”

Kees van Dongen (Dutch, 1877-1968), Portrait of a Woman, color lithograph, 13.75” x 9.5” (one of two to be offered)

Charles Guerin (French, 1875-1939), Portrait of a Woman, oil on canvas, 15.75” x 12.25”

Jean Parrish (American, 1911-2004), “New Mexico Village,” 1969, oil on board, board: 15”h x 30”

Darrell Forney (American, 20th century), “San Francisco,” from the Postcard Painting series, #21, 1979, acrylic on canvas, 44” x 66”

Louis Schanker (American, 1903-1981), Untitled, oil on canvas, 21.5” x 25.75”

Samuel W. Griggs (American, 1827-1898), Winter Scene with Skaters on the Lake (White Mountains, New Hampshire), 1880, oil on canvas, 12.125” x 18.25 (one of two to be offered)

Frank Joseph Van Sloun (American, 1879-1938), “The Document,” 1936, oil on paper, 12.25” x 13.5”

“Kar-Mi, Performing the Most Startling Mystery of All India,” stone color lithograph poster (laid down on linen), 1914, 27.5” x 41”

Jim Morphesis (American, b. 1948), “Icarus,” 1986, oil, magna, enamel, charcoal, pastel, and collage on paper, 44.5” x 29.5”

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975), “Farmer’s Daughter,” 1944, lithograph, 9.5” x 13.25” (one of two to be offered)

Frank Duveneck (American, 1848-1919), “News Boy,” watercolor, 14” x 12”

Emil Gelhaar (American/Swedish, 1861-1934), Fishing Boat, watercolor, 15.5’’ x 19.5’’

Roy Lichtenstein (American, 1923-1997), Wallpaper, circa 1992, color screenprint, 54.25’’ x 82’’

Edward Borein (Californian, 1872-1945), “Buckskin and Feathers,” 1922, etching and drypoint, 16.25” x 18.25”

Beniamino Benvenuto Bufano (American/ Italian, 18981970), Russian and American Aviators, Study for ‘’Peace’’ sculpture, circa 1950, graphite on paper, 23.5’’ x 31.5’’ (detail shown) William Keith (Californian, 1838-1911), Passing Clouds, oil on canvas, 20.25” x 26.25”

Julian Walbridge Rix (Californian, 1850-1903), “A Maine Forest,” oil on canvas, 32.25” x 42.25”

Manuel Valencia (Californian, 1856-1935), Figures by a Pond, oil on canvas, 10.25” x 14.125”

Upcoming Artists in November

Mario Fani (Italian, b.1950), “Tenera Luce,” 2002, oil on canvas, 14.75’’ x 17.75’’

Dino Valls (Spanish, b.1959), ‘’Arcanus,’’ 2006, oil on board, 11.75’’ x 14’’ (oval) (one of two to be offered)

Francis Henry Beaugureau (American, 19201991) “Bordenav’s Kitchen,” oil on canvas, 25.5” x 33.5”

Moissey Kogan (Russian, 18791942), Nude Female Kneeling, bronze sculpture, 10.625”h

David Schulman (Dutch, 1881-1966), Winter Farm Scene, oil on canvas, 8.25’’ x 13.75’’

Dan Dykes (American, contemporary), “Flight,” stainless steel sculpture, 79”h

William Alexander Griffith (American, 1866-1940), “Coming Storm (Santa Ana, California),” 1921, oil on canvas, 23.75” x 23.5”

Sergio Castillo (Chilean, b. 1929), “Cabella,” 1971, metal sculpture atop a concrete base, 28”h

Ralph W. Stackpole (American, 18851973), Bust of Young Boy, bronze, 12.75”h

Berenice Abbott Ansel Adams Eugen de Blaas/Eugen von Blaas Robert Julius Beyschlag Maurice Braun William Merritt Chase James Ormsbee Chapin Paul Delvaux Attrib. to Gilliam Forchondt Hermann Herzog Lu Hong Antonio Jacobsen Antal Ligeti Charles Henri Joseph Leickert Attributed to Pietro Liberi Paul de Longpre Attrib. to Martin van Meytens Peder Mork Mönsted Pablo Picasso Alexander Pope Albert Rieger Emilio Grau Sala Marc Sterling Paul Strand Louis Comfort Tiffany Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec Jerry Ueslmann Edouard Vuillard James Weeks Constantin Westchiloff James A. McNeill Whistler Robert William Wood

Charles Korschmann (French, 1872-1943), Goddess Vase, bronze sculpture, signed verso, stamped Paris, overall: 5.5”h x 16”w x 3.25”w

Ray Stanford Strong (Californian, 19052006), “Farm Home,” oil on canvas board, 22” x 28”

Benjamin Willard Sears (Californian, 1846-1905), “Camping Near Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite,” oil on canvas, 18.25”h x 32” (one of three to be offered)

Jan Kasprzycki (American, 20th century), Hawaiian Dairy Farm, oil on canvas, 11” x 12”

Ralph Hulett (American, 1915-1974), “Fishermen’s Rock,” watercolor, 23” x 31”

Large collection of Polo related art, ephemera, and decorative items, to be offered Saturday. Sold for the Bankruptcy Trustee, these lots have no Buyer’s Premium

Monumental Spanish Revival banquet table and chairs

British Arts & Crafts hammered copper and relief carved wardrobe, circa 1900

Persian Baktiari palace size carpet, 26.6” x 16” Jens Risom for Knoll vintage lounge chairs

Baldwin piano, circa 1942, serial number 96742, 5”9”l Hans Wegner “Papa Bear” lounge chair and ottoman

Monumental American Victorian leaded glass windows, in three parts, 19th century, each having floral reserves with jeweled accents 107” x 82”w overall

Continental relief carved hall chairs, 19th century

Selection of mostly contemporary Stickley furniture to be offered

1960 Bentley S2

American partial ebonized and inlaid parlor suite retaining period correct horsehair upholstery, circa 1890

The Harrah’s 1928 Whippet Coach Model 96

Large collection of Native American pottery, textiles, sculptures, and basketry from the estate of Dr. Mary Anne Warren, Marin County, CA

Collection of Chinese polychrome enameled porcelain Selection of Chinese monochrome porcelain Group of Chinese jade carvings

Chinese stone inlaid lacquer plaque, with children playing in a garden, 63”h x 32.5”w

French gilt bronze clock with garniture, 19th century

Dirk Van Erp Studios, San Francisco, hammered copper charger, 17”h x 21” w

Moorcroft for Shreve, San Francisco, silver overlaid loving cup, executed in the Claremont pattern, 1905, 7.5”h English flintlock blunderbluss, early 19th century, 31” long Framed Berlin (K.P.M.) porcelain plaque depicting a maiden, one of two to be offered

English cuff set, non adjustable handcuffs, 19th century

Chinese Export silver presentation tray, four pounds

Towle “Mary Chilton” pattern sterling silver service for twelve with nine pieces per place setting

Russian icon, 19th century, one of three to be offered

Late 19th century Gorham “Strasbourg” pattern sterling silver flatware service for eight with four pieces per place setting, 38.95 troy oz.

Classical style patinated and partial Spitalfield silk brocade Dalmatic gilt metal figural sculptures, after (liturgical vestment), 18th Leon Pilet (French, 1836-1916) century, 38”l x 48”w

Grant Vaughan wood turned vessels

Venetian style polychrome and gilt decorated blackamoor table lamps, circa 1950, 36”h




















A Black South Sea cultured pearl necklace, with a 14K white gold and diamond accented clasp, 16”

B Diamond and ruby tree frog ring, featuring single cut diamonds totaling approximately 3.84 cts.

C Gentleman’s jadeite, diamond and platinum ring,

accompanied by Mason-Kay report, stating “A” jade

D Pair of carved jadeite, diamond and 18K white gold drop

earrings, featuring carved jadeite beads measuring 10.5 mm and full cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.92 ct.

E Pair of large sapphire, diamond, 18K yellow gold and silver

topped chandelier earrings, having rose cut diamond accents, 2 3/4” x 1 1/4”

F Diamond and platinum ring, centering one bezel set round

brilliant cut diamond weighing 1.02 cts., accompanied by GIA report, sixty one full cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.80 ct.

X I Diamond and platinum ring featuring one pear shaped

diamond weighing 1.00 ct., accompanied by GIA report, tapered baguette and trillion cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.33 ct

J Diamond and 14K yellow gold three stone ring, centering

one marquis cut diamond weighing approximately 1.15 cts., trilliant cut side diamonds totaling approximately 1.00 ct.

K Coral cameo and high karat yellow gold pendant-brooch, depicting the profile of a classic lady, 1 1/2” x 1 3/8”

L Retro citrine, diamond and 18K rose gold ring, highlighting an emerald cut citrine weighing approximately 20.40 cts and old mine cut diamonds

M Edwardian diamond, platinum and 14K yellow gold bar brooch

N Pair of 18K white gold, black diamond and near colorless diamond pave’ set earrings

O Art deco diamond and platinum ring, centering an old

European cut diamond weighing approximately 1.92 cts., accented by single cut diamonds

G Diamond, platinum and 14K white gold ring, highlighting a

P Bvlgari sapphire, diamond and 18K yellow gold bypass ring,

H Pair of diamond and 14K white gold stud earrings, featuring

Q Aquamarine, diamond and 18K white gold ring, featuring a square cut aquamarine weighing approximately 4.71 cts.

1.97 ct. emerald cut diamond, accompanied by GIA report

round brilliant cut diamonds totaling approximately 2.01 cts.

featuring two pear shaped blue sapphires weighing in total approximately 3.87 cts.




R Pink tourmaline, diamond and 18K yellow gold ring,

centering an oval cut pink tourmaline weighing approximately 4.70 cts., and (136) full cut diamond accents

S Vintage ruby, diamond, platinum and 18K yellow gold

brooch, featuring round cut rubies totaling approximately 5.72 cts., full and marquise cut diamonds totaling approximately 4.70 cts.

T Demantoid garnet, diamond and 18K white gold bracelet, featuring mixed faceted demantoid garnets, totaling approximately 114.04 cts.

U Sapphire, diamond and 18K yellow gold hinged square bangle bracelet

V Diamond and 14K white gold bracelet, set with full cut diamonds totaling approximately 2.80 cts.

W Diamond and 14K white gold hinged bangle bracelet, set

with old mine cut diamonds totaling approximately 1.00 ct.

X Lady’s Rolex date 18K yellow gold and stainless steel wristwatch. Ref. 69173, circa 1984

Y Lady’s Omega 18K yellow gold wristwatch Z Gentleman’s International Watch Co. 18K yellow gold wristwatch. Ref. 2771, circa 1960’s

ZZ Gentleman’s Rolex Precision stainless steel wristwatch

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