Spring Gallery Auction May 2017: Selkirk

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selkirk Spring Gallery Auction May 20, 2017


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Pair of Meissen candelabra Estimate $1,000-$2,500

Renaissance Revival sofa in the manner of J & JW Meeks

Monumental carved Scottish sideboard Estimate $2,000-$3,500

Chickens by Paul Harney Estimate $1,500-$2,500

Tiffany bronze dore candleholder Estimate $800-$1,200


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COVER: MEISSEN FIGURE OF "ZEMIRE", favorite dog of Catherine II. Provenance: once belonging to Prince Orloff. Estimate $1,000-$2,000 BELOW: Portrait on porcelain of Princess Louise Estimate $600-$900

Spring Gallery Auction 450+ lots

American, European & Asian Furniture, Decorative & Fine Art Fine & Vintage Jewelry & Timepieces

Saturday, MAY 20, 2017 - 10:00 AM F EATURING P ROPERTY FROM : P ROPERTY FROM THE C OLLECTION OF PATRICIA B ATTRAM , C LAYTON , M ISSOURI P ROPERTY FROM THE C OLLECTION OF P ROFESSOR W ILLIAM M ARBARRY - SIUE P ROPERTY FROM A P RIVATE 40 Y EAR C OLLECTION , S T. L OUIS, M ISSOURI P ROPERTY FROM THE C OLLECTION OF M R . & M RS . E RNEST T. K RETSCHMAR P ROPERTY FROM THE M ARY PATRICIA B RUNELL E STATE P ROPERTY FROM THE C OLLECTION OF M IHDLY V. T OTH & M ARTA VARGA AND S ELECT C ONSIGNMENTS FROM A RIZONA , C ALIFORNIA , C OLORADO, F LORIDA , I LLINOIS, I OWA , K ENTUCKY, M ARYLAND, M ASSACHUSETTS, M ISSISSIPPI , M ISSOURI , N EW H AMPSHIRE , N EW YORK , N ORTH C AROLINA , R HODE I SLAND, T ENNESSEE , T EXAS, AND WASHINGTON P REVIEW T IMES : SUNDAY, MAY 14, 12:00 PM TO 5:00 PM MONDAY - WEDNESDAY, MAY 15-17 10:00 AM TO 6:00 PM THURSDAY - FRIDAY, MAY 18-19, 10:00 AM TO 8:00 PM SATURDAY, MAY 20, 9:00 AM TO 10:00 AM FULLY ILLUSTRATED, ONLINE CATALOG • selkirkauctions.com LIVE INTERNET BIDDING • selkirklive.com T ERMS :

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CWE • 4739 MCPHERSON AVE . ST. LOUIS, MO 63108 314.696.9041 selkirkauctions.com Tiffany bronze dore candleholder Estimate $800-$1,200

20% Buyer’s Premium (25% online) Cash, Check, Visa® & MasterCard Accepted Absentee and fax bids accepted and bid competitively. For your convenience, we will be able to answer your questions about specific items and take your absentee bids by phone. Call 314.696.9041 or Email inquiries: info@selkirkauctions.com. Principal Auctioneer: Richard “Jeff” Jeffers Auctioneers: Amelia Jeffers, Terry Beye ©COPYRIGHT – Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers 2017 We are not affiliated with the Selkirk family.

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AT RIGHT: Nude male by István Csók Estimate $6,000-$9,000

BELOW: Moonlight Night, Ojai California by Alexis M. Podchernikoff Estimate $7,000-$9,000

Limited edition bronze by Picasso

Reclining nude by Pál Fried Estimate $800-$1,200

Chouteau’s Pond by J.R. Meeker Estimate $5,000-$7,000 4 • SELKIRK Spring Gallery Auction • May 20, 2017


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Ballerinas by Kompaczi Estimate $800-$1,200 www.SELKIRKAUCTIONS.com • 5


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Pair of signed Hunzinger parlor chairs Estimate $1,000-$2,000

STERLING SILVER including Steiff repoussé flatware service for 12 and a Tiffany bowl www.SELKIRKAUCTIONS.com • 7


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ITEMS FROM THE ORLOFF FAMILY... OPPOSITE: AN IMPORTANT RUSSIAN IMPERIAL SCENE OF THE ORLOFF FAMILY ONCE BELONGING TO PRINCE NICHOLAS WLADIMIROVICH ORLOFF AND PAINTED BY COSROE DUSI (ITALIAN, 1808-1859), signed and dated 1846. Illustrated Bismarck und Katharina Orloff: Ein Idyll in der hohen Politik by Furst Nikolai Orloff, published by C.H. Bedsche 1935, pg. 48 and referenced in table of contents. Estimate: $3,500-$7,500

1898 Nicholas II Silver Coin mounted into wine taster and 1881 German Shooting Marksman's Thaler Medal, Munich, 900 Silver

Russian 14K gold & enamel pommel pendant attributed to Fabergé Estimate $400-$600

Hand-painted Orloff Family coat of arms Estimate $400-$600 8 • SELKIRK Spring Gallery Auction • May 20, 2017

Pencil drawing of Chateau Orloff, St. Petersburg by Cosroe Dusi signed & dated 1841 Estimate $300-$500


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Indian sandstone male torso from 12th/13th century Estimate $7,000-$10,000

Hufan Wu scroll painting Estimate $8,000-$12,000 10 • SELKIRK Spring Gallery Auction • May 20, 2017


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AN IMPORTANT CARVED JADE RUYI SCEPTER Estimate $6,000-$9,000

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Bronze by Barye

Marquetry parlor table and music chairs Estimate $1,500-$2,500

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Gilt onyx-top vitrine Estimate $1,000-$2,000

Bronze by Barye

Landscape by Frederick Rushing Roe Estimate $1,000-$2,000 Italian marble sculpture by Adolfo Cipriani Estimate $1,000-$3,000

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