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April 25, 26 & 27, 2014
Spring Estates Auction

Art and Antiques from the Estate of James Fenimore Cooper IV • Part II of a Gentleman Antiquarian’s Collection of Period Furniture, Paintings and Decorative Arts • African and Oceanic Art from the High Museum of Art • Photography from the Collection of Artist Charles Fritchie • An Important Collection of Shearwater Pottery • Contemporary Art from a Prominent Birmingham Collection

  1. Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978), “Study for The Saturday Evening Post Cover, ‘At the Vet’s,’” charcoal/paper on card, sd., 18½ x 8½ in., Prov.: Estate of James Fenimore Cooper IV.
  2. Louis Oscar Griffith (American/Indiana, 1875-1956, act. New Orleans, 1916-1917), “Noon,” o/canvas board, sd., 10 x 14 in.
  3. Albert E. Backus (American/Florida, 1906-1991), “Florida Estate,” o/c, sd., 25 x 30 in.
  4. Constantin Kluge (French, 1912-2003), “Les Cressionnières,” o/c, sd., 24 x 36 in.
  5. George II Mahogany Marble Top Console, early to mid 18th c., w. 48 in.
  6. American Classical Stencil-Decorated Carved Mahogany Extension Dining Table, early 19th c., New York, l. 162¾ in.
  7. Fine American Copper Eagle Weathervane, 19th c., probably Philadelphia, h. 63¾ in.
  8. American Classical Carved and Gilt Pier Mirror, early 19th c., attr. to Isaac Platt, New York, 59½ x 32 in., Prov.: Estate of James Fenimore Cooper IV.
  9. George III Carved Mahogany Breakfront Bookcase, late 18th/early 19th c., h. 96 in.
  10. American Gothic Carved and Laminated Rosewood Étagère, c. 1850, New York, h. 81 in.
  11. Pair of American Classical Gilt-Stenciled, Carved Mahogany Encoignures, early 19th c., New York, w. 33 in.
  12. Pair of Anglo-Indian Carved Tropical Hardwood Jardinières, mid-19th c., h. 37 in.
  13. American Classical Carved Mahogany Writing Table and Bookcase, c. 1835, attr. to Anthony Jenkins, Baltimore, h. 93 in.

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