Spring Select Auction 2007

Lots 30-62

30. Mahogany inlaid knife box, bow front, slant lid, linear inlaid edges, silver eschutcheon and ring handle, inlaid star to lid interior, four-section interior, minor inlay losses, 15"h x 9.25"w x 11"d. 600-800
31. Mahogany inlaid knife box, serpentine front with herringbone inlaid edging, silver eschutcheon, slant lid with inlaid conch shell medallion, inlaid star to underside of lid, interior has original fitted knife holder, some veneer splits and losses, overall very good condition, 14.5"h x 8.5"w x 10"d. 600-800
32. Oak hanging barometer, carvings include scrolls, acanthus and draperiers with stippled backgrounds, porcelain faces, minor chips to front and exposed old mounting holes, chip to back of crown, 35.5" x 11". 400-600
33. c.1920 flamed mahogany bow front music cabinet with beveled mirrored splash, one drawer over elegantly inlaid door in musical motif with blossoms and scrolling, mixed woods and mother of pearl inlay, shelved interior, excellent condition, 50"h x 19"w x 16"d. 400-600
34. Portrait of a Navajo chief wearing lapis beads, watercolor, 22" x 15", signed Hanu Man Swarnkar, photorealist style with tremendous detail and shading. 500-700
35. Still life of Native American sheaths, watercolor, 14" x 18", signed Hanumann. 400-600
36. Portrait of a Sioux chief in full regalia, watercolor, 22" x 15", unsigned, attributed to Hanu Man Swarnkar, based on a photograph byEdward S Curtis, tremendous detail and shading. 300-500
37. Still life of Native American implements including weapons, shoes and feathers, watercolor, 22" x 14", signed Hanumann. 400-600
38. Portrait of a Dakota chief, watercolor, 14.5" x 8", signed Hanumann. 200-400
39. Still life of Native American vestment, watercolor, 13" x 8" on 20" x 15" sheet, signed Hanumann. 350-550
42. Two nautical theme paintings, signed Hanumann: Coastal scene with Spanish man of war ship, walled city, and people walking the beach, watercolor, 10" x 14", signed. American schooner approaching foreign port, watercolor, 10" x 14", signed. 600-800
43. Fall river landscape with rail fence, oil on canvas, 20" x 30", signed H Harrig. 400-600
44. Early portrait of woman holding a rose, oil on canvas, 28" x 21", old Italian label to back. 300-500
45. Landscape with cows in pasture, oil on canvas, 20" x 27", signed G Peters. 200-400
46. Orrin Draver, Richmond Indiana, 1895-1964, Still life with flowers and book, oil on board, 18" x 24", signed. 600-800

Well-listed Richmond Indiana landscape painter. Exhibited in the Hoosier Salon, as well as in several galleries in Cincinnati and Chicago.

47. George Ernest Colby, Chicago, 1859-1922, Forest interior with beech trees, 1897, watercolor, 18" x 13", signed. 300-500

Colby was a well respected Chicago artist and illustrator, a lifetime member of the Chicago Art Institute, and exhibited at the National Academy of Design.

48. Landscape with Texas Bluebells and cacti, oil on board, 11.5" x 15.5", signed C Thompson. 300-500
49. Jim Hubbard, Ohio, 20th century, Indiana forest interior scene, oil on board, 20" x 28", signed. 300-500
50. Florence Gill, England, d.1926, In The Turnip Field, 1907, oil on panel, 14" x 18", signed on reverse. 400-600

Listed English painter of landscapes, farms, gardens and genre.

51. Jaggu Prasad, 20th century, Portrait of Christ with crown of thorns, gouache, 9.5" x 7", signed under matt, great detail and shading of color. 200-400
52. Frankart nude silhouette Art Deco lamp, nude lady standing against frosted glass panel shading single socket, panel supported by stylized skyscrapers. Marked C 1928 FRANKART, PAT 76612. Minor scratches and paint loss, tiny chip to glass, missing one fitter screw. 10.5"h x 6.25"w x 5"d. 600-800
53. Pair of Art Deco keyhole bronze bookends, each with full standing nude woman with drapes hanging off her arms, stair step base, 7.5"h x 3.5"w. 200-400
54. Large Blackamoor lamp, polychrome man in fancy hat and vest holding cornucopia, 37", faint line to hand. 500-700
55. Frankart nude silhouette Art Deco lamp, dancing girl holding drape, original green paint, 8"h x 5.75"w, some wear and chips to paint, minor chips to glass. 200-300
56. French period Art Deco day bed, wood frame with stair step corners covered in terrific period-style Art Deco fabric, two square cushions and 1 head pillow, 32"h x 32"d x 55"w (closed). Condition: original finish, rear shows four drill holes for previously mounted rail, needs stabilization, several tears to upholstery. 400-600
57. French period Art Deco pair of chairs, wood frame with stair step corners, cut corner backs, covered in terrrific period-style Art Deco fabric, 28"h x 26"w x 28"d. Condition: original finish, missing one cushion, fabric as is. 700-900
58. Gilbert Rohde Art Deco side table, black laminant top with chrome trim and base, partial Troy Sunshade paper label, 18"h x 28" x 16", superb condition, top virtually pristine. 400-600
59. Charles and Ray Eames Modern Design LAR low armchair, yellow molded fiberglass with blue upholstery, metal frame, molded Herman Miller name and logo, 24"h x 25"w x 24"d, minor stains. 300-500
60. Pair of Art Deco side tables by Howell, most likely the design of Wolfgang Hoffman, three tiered black lacquered wood with round ends, chrome supports, paper labels, some wear, good condition, 25"h x 30"w x 13.5"d. 150-300
61. Four Fritz Hansen Modern Design "Series 7" teak bentwood chairs by Arne Jacobson, original finish, some age discoloration and scratches, one rubber foot missing. 300-500
62. Modern Design two-shelf box kite lamp, oil-paper shade light box with red metal mesh top, blue and yellow metal mesh shelves, 1/2" angled construction, painted white, 55"h x 13.5" x 13.5", one leg slightly bent. 350-550