Woody Auction to reason grand opening auction during new salon in Douglass
February 6, 2018 - table lamp
Woody Auction will applaud a grand opening of a new Douglass gallery with a vital antique and glorious art auction on Saturday, Feb. 24, one that will be highlighted by several strange artworks by a eminent Swedish-born Kansas painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1946), and superb collections of Royal Bayreuth, Daum, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, settlement potion and furniture.
The new salon is located during 130 E. Third St. in Douglass, not distant from Interstate 35 and Highway 5/Kellogg Road. “The Feb 24th grand opening will be a initial of many peculiarity auctions to be showcased in a new facility,” pronounced Jason Woody, owners and auctioneer of Woody Auction. “Like in all a past auctions, all will be sole but haven to a top bidder.”
All 4 of a strange Sandzén paintings are uninformed to a market, not offering to a open in over 50 years. The McCaslin Royal Bayreuth collection of 132 equipment out of Indiana facilities many of a rarest animal forms available. A private collection from Illinois will benefaction a good preference of Daum, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, settlement potion and additional peculiarity art glass. The duration seat collection facilities Meeks, Wooton, Hunzinger and more. Also sole will be bronze statues, poetic brides baskets and more.
Sandzén was innate in Blidsberg, Sweden in 1871. He complicated art in Stockholm and Paris early on, before entrance to Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kan. in 1894, to learn languages and support in a art and outspoken song departments. He remained during Bethany for a residue of his career, apropos a principal art instructor in 1899 and timid in 1946. He embellished right adult until his death, in 1954.
During his lifetime, Sandzén finished some-more than 2,600 oil paintings and 500 watercolors. He combined 207 lithographs, 94 retard prints and 27 drypoints which, when a editions are totaled, volume to over 33,000 prints. He was also a learned draftsman, stuffing over 80 sketchbooks. He exhibited extensively via a United States and Sweden, and, today, his works are found in many museums worldwide.
The centerpiece settlement in a organisation of 4 Sandzén paintings in a sale is “Cedars and Rocks,” a clear and colorful oil on house landscape digest of Manitou Springs, Colo., antiquated 1922. The 36-inch by 48-inch portrayal was professionally spotless by a Western Center for a Conservation of Fine Arts in Denver in 2015 and is housed in a strange frame.
“It’s also a glorious settlement we’ve ever had a payoff to move to auction,” Woody said.
The other paintings are “Lake in a Rockies,” a 26-inch by 22-inch oil on house regulating really thick paint with high ridges (the meringue technique), in a strange frame, antiquated 1921; “Horses in Wyoming,” a 20-inch by 24-inch oil on board, a theme for another painting, circa 1930; and an untitled oil on house (various references have indicated “Glimpse of Mountain Lake”), 36 inches by 48 inches, circa 1938.
Collectors of Royal Bayreuth are in for a treat. Lots will embody a 6¼-inch tall, unmarked candlestick hilt depicting a full figure fox in a colorful cooking jacket; a 4¾-inch high turtle lemonade pitcher with blue mark; a 7¼-inch high Santa Claus lemonade pitcher with blue mark; a 6½-inch high lizard H2O pitcher of glorious quality, singular with a blue mark; and an unmarked, 8¼-inch high squirrel H2O pitcher.
Lamps and lighting will underline a singular and pleasing Jefferson party lamp, electrified, displaying a stage of a soldier roving a white stallion while holding a pierce and sword, set opposite an elaborate mosaic-style background; and a must-see Galle sealed figural list flare with a French cameo art potion shade carrying a forged pinkish and immature floral settlement with elaborate interior floral forged highlights, set on a glorious bronze bottom display a lady station and feeding 3 rabbits, artist sealed “F. Gopnik.”
Tiffany Studios will be represented in a sale, including an all-original table flare with sealed “L.C.T. Favrile” flashy art potion shade, sealed “Tiffany Studios 417” on a weighted base; and a 5½-inch high Cypriot art potion vase, really rare, exhibiting pleasing colors and sealed “L.C. Tiffany Favrile 8324J.”
Daum Nancy will underline a French cameo art potion vase, 4¾ inches tall, signed, with pleasing colors and a tumble deteriorate décor; and a 28-inch tall, sealed French cameo art potion vase carrying a dark lavender credentials with cameo forged white root and freshness overlay. Also sole will be a Wavecrest board with 10-inch turn mural of Queen Louisa, with green, cream and pinkish tones, in a gilt-metal frame.
Brides baskets are a outrageous strike with collectors. One lot certain to get paddles wagging is a 14½-inch by 12-inch sealed Crown Milano triangular-shaped stormy play with pansy and round designs, set on an elaborate Barbour #272 figural silverplate mount and featuring 3 swift cherubs – a pleasing piece.
Bronzes will showcase an strange statue, 39 inches high by 16 inches wide, patrician Cerberus, artist sealed “Raoul Verlet” (Fr., 1857-1923), from a Ferdinand Barbeditenne foundry in Paris, with good fact and patina; and a 24-inch-tall statue, sealed by Edmond Louis Charles Tassel (Fr., 1870-1900), of a immature lass delicately channel a stream, on a marble base, patrician Passage du Ruisseau, antiquated 1890.
The seat difficulty will embody a span of original, noted Hunzinger Renaissance Revival chairs with forged womanlike heads, winding wooden sides and dark highlights and antiquated 1869, upholstered with tufted, dark immature floral fabric; and a two-piece Meeks rococo-style parlor set, with a laminated rosewood cot and relating chair in a Stanton Hall pattern, both with red velvet upholstery.
Also sole will be an American Renaissance Revival two-hinge, standard-grade obvious table done circa 1874 by Wooton Desk Company (Indianapolis, Ind.), walnut with burl walnut and birds-eye maple highlights; and a late 19th or early 20th century hand-carved Black Forest wooden masculine dog, 4½ inches tall, display a finely notation masculine St. Bernard during rest, attributed to a Swiss carver Walter Mader.
Online behest has been accessible given Friday, Jan. 19 on www.liveauctioneers.com/woody-auction-llc. Internet bidders are speedy to register during slightest 48 hours in allege of a auction. Absentee bids should be submitted with a created matter indicating a volume of a bid. All absentee bids contingency be perceived no after than Thursday, Feb. 22. Bids might be faxed to 316-746-2145 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
As for lodging, there are a integrate hotels in a area. The Comfort Inn in Augusta (316-260-3006) and a Holiday Inn Express in Andover (316-733-8833) are both within a 15-20 notation expostulate from a Woody auction facility. Moving forward, Woody Auction will control unchanging auction events in a Douglass plcae and spasmodic during other venues.
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