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Brilliant July Two-Day Auction Including Property from the Crocker Museum, and other Prominent Bay Area Estates and Galleries Clars Auction Gallery 5644 Telegraph Ave Oakland, CA 94609 Bond #300898

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SATURDAY JULY 13th at 9:30 a.m. SUNDAY JULY 14th at 10:00 a.m. Previews: Friday July 12th 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 •Quality European and American Wines •Native American Baskets and Blankets •Model Boats •18th, 19th and 20th Century European and American Furniture •Exceptional Sterling Silver Flatware and Hollowware •Persian and other Antique and Newer Rugs •Fine Jewelry and Timepieces •Chinese Jade and Hardstone Carvings, Furniture, Ceramics, Scholar’s Objects, Metalwork, Chinese Paintings, Japanese Woodblock Prints and Buddhist Works of Art •1960 Bentley S2 Sedan and a 1954 Mercury Sabre Runabout aboard a 1955 Selma Trailer 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, including Property from a closed Sonoma County Jewelry Store •American and Continental Fine Art •Orchestrions and Player Pianos, plus Music Rolls •19th and 20th Century European, Asian, and American Furniture •Large Collection of Tribal and Ethnographic Pieces, primarily Melanesian •Collectibles, and Leather Bound and Coffee Table Books •Persian and other Rugs Upcoming Auction Schedule: Aug 10-11 Sep 7-8 Oct 5-6 Nov 9-10 Dec 7-8

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After Guercino (Giovanni Barbieri, Italian, 1591-1666), “Sibila Persica,” oil on canvas, 42” x 36”

Nicolas Jacques (French, 1780-1844), Portrait of Napoleon, miniature portrait, 5.375” x 4”

After Raphael Sanzio de Vibino (Italian, 1483-1520), “Madonna Dela Seggiola,” oil on canvas, 15.5” x 15.5”

European School (18th century), Classical Figure Playing Harp with Putti, grisaille on canvas, 37” x 53”

Umberto Cacciarelli (Italian, 1880-1939), The Introduction, watercolor, 14.75” x 10.375”

Emile-Victor Augustin Delobre (French, 1873-1956), Bridge Over River, 1921, oil on board, 12” x 16” (one of two to be offered)

Jean Gabriel Domergue (French, 1889-1962), Portrait of a Woman, oil on masonite, 13.5” x 12.75”

Dale Nichols (American, 19041995), “Canyon People,” oil on canvas, 24” x 16.25” (one of two to be offered)

Ernst Neizvestny (Russian, b.1926), ‘’Poseidon,’’ acrylic and enamel on canvas, 30.25’’ x 22.5’’

Adolf Schreyer (German, 1828-1899), Orientalist Scene with Horsemen, oil on panel, 8” x 10”

Salvatore Petruolo (Italian, 18571946), Fisherman on the Shore of Napoli, watercolor, gouache,and pastel on paper, 26.5” x 19.75”

Karl Heffner (German 1849-1925), Trees on the Hill, oil on board, signed lower right, board: 21” x 15.75”

Dennis Miller Bunker (American, 1861-1890), New England Farm Scene with Figures, 1884, watercolor, 11” x 16.5”

Italo Valenti (Italian, 1912-1995), “T.N. 154,” 1969, oil and mixed media on canvas, 48” x 60”

Enzo Brunori (Italian, 1924-1993), “Bleu Nascosto,” 1961-1962, oil on canvas, 41.5” x 41.5”

Paul Ritter (American/German, 1829-1907), Androscoggin, oil on canvas, 22.5” x 36.25”

Frank F. English (American, 1984-1922), Figure with Horse and Carriage, watercolor, 25’’ x 40.5’’

Frederick Andrew Bosley (American, 1881-1941), “Spring Landscape, Groton, Massachusetts,” oil on canvas, 25” x 30”

Claude Clark Sr. (American, 1915-2001), “Papa Do’s House,” oil on board, 16” x 12”

Shozo Nagano (American/Japanese, 1928-2007), ‘’Crystallization,’’ 1976, acrylic on canvas, 32’’ x 84’’


Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881-1973), “Le Peintre et son Modele,” 1963, etching, 4.5” x 9.25”

Francisco Zúniga (Mexican, 19121998), Two Seated Women, 1966, pastel and charcoal, 19.25” x 25.25”

George Henry Burgess (American, 1831-1905), “San Francisco in 1849,” 1898, chromolithograph, 17” x 36”

Hector Hyppolite (Haitian, 1894-1948), “Portes Rouges,” oil on board, 14.5” x 18.5”

Erte (Romain de Tirtoff) (French/Russian, 18921990), ‘’La Coquette,’’ 1985, polychrome bronze sculpture, 18.5’’h

Juan O’Gorman (American/Mexican, 1905-1982), Hands Study, 1943, colored pencil on paper, 90.5” x 13.25

William Keith (Californian, 1838-1911), The Clearing, oil on canvas, canvas: 24.5” x 30.5”

Diego Rivera (Mexican, 18861957), Standing Female Nude, 1919-1920, graphite on paper, 7.5” x 5”

Thaddeus Welch (Californian, 1844-1919), “Rolling Hills with Cows,” oil on canvas, 10” x 18”

Gene Kloss (American, 1903-1996), “Summer Evening in New Mexico,” 1941, etching, 9.5” x 12.5”

Daniel Joseph Bacque (French, 1874-1947), The Bacchante, dore bronze, 12”h

Antonin Larroux (French, 1859-1937), Woman with Basket of Grapes, bronze, 19”h

Alphonse Mucha (Czech, 1860-1939), “Biscuits Lefevre-Utile,” 1897, color lithographic poster, 23” x 17”


Selection of Chinese glazed ceramics Chinese jade and stone desk ornaments and carvings

Chinese four panel inlay decorated lacquer screen

Chinese wooden scholar’s items and desk ornaments

Selection of English Georgian sterling silver including tea caddies and sauce boats

Pair of Sevres scenic urns, 20”h

Wallace sterling silver “Rose” pattern flatware service for twelve with 14 pieces per place setting, weighing 15 pounds

Selection of Tiffany and Company 20th century sterling silver including a hand hammered centerpiece, and a 5.25 pt tankard

Italian sterling silver partial flatware service by Buccellati in the “Milano” pattern Tiffany Studios desk set in the ‘Pine Needle’ pattern Teco Arts and Crafts pottery vase, 7.5”h American Arts & Crafts hammered copper and mica table lamp, circa 1915 Hawaiian Koa wood (calabash) poi bowl, retains original surface, 5”h x 12”w Clement Massier vase

E.F. Caldwell, New York, silvered and pierced four socket floor lamp

Selection of fine and rare California and French wines to be offered

Johann Stohr marked Cello, 19th century

Monumental hand painted porcelain plaque portrait of Bhupinder Singh, Maharaja of Patiala (1891-1938) German hunting crossbow, second quarter 18th century

Selection of Native American textiles, basketry, pottery, and Kachinas

Collection of ethnographic art to benefit the Crocker Museum (to be offered on Saturday)


1960 Bentley S2

Gorham, 20th century, five piece hot beverage service

Property from the collection of Dr. Greg and Peggy Fleming* Jenkins *Gold Medal Figure Skater

French Provincial armoire

International sterling silver flatware service in the “Du Barry� pattern, 1968-2009, weighing ten pounds

Selection of L. & J. G. Stickley furniture to be offered Howard Miller triple weight wall clock

American Renaissance Revival etagere executed by California Furniture Co., San Francisco

American Renaissance Revival bronze mounted and inlaid settee, New York, circa 1870

Biedermeier vitrine, circa 1820

U.S. World War II Naval beacon

Selection of Biedermeier furniture to be offered

Selection of Mid Century furniture including Paul McCobb room divider and Joe Atkinson armchair

Selection of salesman samples to be offered

1923 Seeburg E Special Orchestrion, one of 13 orchestrions and mechanical music players, plus rolls, from the private collection of Ray Siou (to be offered Saturday)

1954 Mercury Runabout, 1982 Lake Tahoe Concours award winner, Provenance: Gallo Family Collection

Pair of French giltwood carved fauteuils, third quarter 19th century

Selection of hand built model speed boat and sailboats to be offered


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A Diamond, ruby, sapphire and 18k yellow gold chimera ring, Greek. Attributed to Ilias Lalaounis B Lady’s multi colored diamond and 14k white gold ring and earring suite. Total diamond weight for the suite is approximately 6.27 cts C Freshwater cultured pearl, emerald, diamond and 18k yellow gold drop earrings, emeralds total approximately 4.40 cts., diamonds total approximately 1.52 cts D Pair carved jadeite and 22k yellow gold drop earrings E Pair of onyx, diamond and 14k white gold drop earrings. Diamonds totaling 0.37 ct F Ilias Lalaounis rose cut diamond, sapphire, emerald, ruby and 18k yellow gold panther bangle bracelet, signed Lalaounis, Greek G Lady’s sapphire, diamond, platinum and 14k white gold ring H Marquise cut diamond and platinum wedding set. Diamond weighs 0.81 ct., GIA report D color, VS2 clarity

W I Tiffany & Co. diamond and platinum three-stone ring. Oval cut center 1.25 cts., GIA report F color, VVS1 clarity, two oval side diamonds totaling 1.20 cts J Aquamarine, diamond and 18k white gold ring featuring one cushion-cut aquamarine weighing approximately 13.76 cts K Lady’s red tourmaline, diamond and 18k white gold ring. Tourmaline weighs approximately 22.50 cts L Lady’s jadeite and 14k yellow gold ring M Van Cleef & Arpels Onyx, diamond and 18k yellow gold ring N Pair of diamond and 18K yellow gold earrings set with full cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.64 ct O Diamond and 18k yellow gold bangle bracelet. Pave´ set with diamonds totaling approximately 0.29 ct P Victorian gold-in-quartz, enamel and 14k yellow gold brooch. Gold-in-quartz plaque measures approximately 16.50 mm Q Victorian garnet and 14k rose gold ring

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R Pair of retro diamond and 18K yellow gold clip earrings. 6 old mine cut diamonds totaling approximately 1.50 cts., accent diamonds total approximately 0.84 ct S Retro blue zircon, diamond and 14k rose gold ring and earring suite T Lady’s Bvlgari sapphire, 18k yellow gold ring U Retro garnet, citrine, diamond, 18k yellow gold and platinum bangle bracelet V Emerald, diamond, 18k yellow gold and sterling silver bangle bracelet. Emeralds total approximately 166.73 cts., diamonds total approximately 8.09 cts W Gentleman’s Rolex Datejust 18K yellow gold, stainless steel wristwatch, Ref. 16233, circa 2002, mint condition X Lady’s Hamilton retro diamond and platinum wristwatch. Set with full cut diamonds totaling approximately 1.22 cts Y Lady’s retro diamond and 14k rose gold wristwatch, personalized on back and dated 1939


Please join us July 13-14 for our Brilliant July Two-Day Auction