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Upcoming Quarterly Auction

February 11, 2018


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Abell Auction Co. is proud to present our upcoming quarterly fine art, antiques & jewelry auction on February 11, 2018. Please call to ask about consignment in our upcoming Quarterly Auction or information regarding registration or purchasing. We have a team of experts that can offer appraisal services for your fine art, antique furniture, decorative arts, and fine jewelry. It is our unique ability to bring together our worldwide network of buyers that makes us the best choice to sell your goods.

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Abell is representing the estate of Stanley & Betty Warner Sheinbaum, prominent activists who dedicated their lives to bettering society. Mrs. Warner Sheinbaum was the daughter of Henry Warner, (of Warner Bros) and a prolific artist in her own right. She exhibited at multiple galleries throughout her lifetime and befriended many of the artists whose works she collected. The Sheinbaums often hosted other advocates of the day like Barbra Streisand, Norman Lear, Edward Kennedy, and Bill and Hillary Clinton at their art-filled Los Angeles home. Highlights of the Sheinbaum collection include an Arthur Espenet Carpenter desk & return; fine art by Edmondo Bacci, Pu Ru, Russell Cowles, Ynez Johnston, Mario Prassinos and Dennis Eugene Norman Burton (2); prints & multiples by Henry Moore and Fernand Leger (2); sculpture by Edward Moulthrop, Tony Rosenthal, Roger Kuntz & Andrea Gill; and much more.
Abell’s quarterly sale also includes pieces from the personal and professional collections of Mrs. Bea Hyp, a passionate art collector and owner of the esteemed Summerhill Antique shop in Santa Barbara. Mrs. Hyp’s collection predominately features 18th & 19th century French & Italian furniture, fine art and important accessories.
Fine art in the upcoming Sunday sale includes paintings & drawings signed or attributed to Constant Artz, William Theophilus Brown, Marcel Chollet, Edouard Cortes, Karoly Ferenczy, Oskar Fischinger, J. Barry Greene (2), Andre Hambourg, George Inness, Eastman Johnson, Carl Jutz, Wolf Kahn (4), Rico LeBrun (2), Henri Charles Manguin, Adolph Menzel, Jean-Marc Nattier, Edmund Osthaus, Frederick Roosdorp, Theodore Rousseau, Franz Skarbina, Abraham Jansz Storck, Willem Van der Does (4), Maurice Vlaminck; marble sculpture signed Aristide Croisy & Harriet Goodhue Hosmer; and much more.
Fine jewelry & silver appointments include a Raymond Yard diamond, platinum & cat’s eye chrysoberyl brooch; Tiffany & Co. star sapphire, diamond & platinum ring; white gold, emerald & diamond ring; gold, diamond & ruby ring; gold & diamond riviere necklace; chrysoberyl cat’s eye, diamond & platinum ring; gold, diamond & ruby hair clip; gold, diamond & sapphire necklace; platinum, diamond & emerald ring; 18k white gold & sapphire ring; set of Reed & Barton “Francis I” sterling flatware; silver & enamel “faberge” egg; Gorham sterling epergne & five-piece “Marie Antoinette” tea service; Georg Jensen “Blossom” sterling coffee & tea service with tray, pair of candelabra, “Grapevine” compote suite, &  “Acorn” & “Parallel” flatware services; English silver & crystal clock inkwell; Tiffany & Co. sterling ice bucket, cocktail shaker & candlesticks; and much more.
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Modern & contemporary prints & multiples include works by Yaacov Agam (2), Charles Arnoldi, Georges Braque, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall (3), Jim Dine, Albrecht Dürer (2), David Hockney (2), Joan Miro (3), Edvard Munch, Pablo Picasso (5), Larry Rivers, Robert Rauschenberg, Man Ray, Rufino Tamayo, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (2); photography by Diane Arbus; Sam Francis carpet; and much more.
Antiques & fine furnishings include a Dutch marquetry & glass front bookcase; pair of French painted & giltwood trumeaux; French walnut enfilade sideboard; Louis XV carved walnut serpentine three-drawer commode; Louis XV style carved gilt wood bergères à l’oreilles; Louis XVI gilt wood & Aubusson tapestry canape; Louis XVI style ebony brass mounted Chinoiserie leather-top bureau plat; pair of Louis XVI painted two-drawer faux marble commodes; Italian walnut sideboard; Northern Italian carved walnut cardinal’s desk; Venetian painted wardrobe; pair of Italian carved wood Atlas columns; Spanish traveling desk; pair of Neoclassical polychrome & gilt side tables with rouge marble tops; pair of Neoclassical polychrome & gilt side tables; Edwardian multi-function flip top desk; large round malachite top salon table; bronze & iron base marble top library table; porphyry round marble & iron base salon table; and much more.
Decorative arts include a pair of rock crystal & lapis candlesticks; Lalique molded glass “Bacchantes” vase; pair of French bronze figural candelabra lamps; pair of Maison Boudet French gilt bronze & marble five-light candelabra; pair of marble & gilt bronze mounted cassoulets; pair of French ormolu-mounted marble garnitures; pair of English bronze cannons; pair of large bronze Neoclassical figural planters; Herend porcelain dinner service (2); Russian icons (4); six-panel floral painted screen; Navajo rugs (to be sold benefiting the Los Angeles County Museum of Art); large Continental tapestry; large Persian Tabriz; silk Persian Qum; large Heriz carpet; Oushak area rug; Peking Chinese carpet; pair of crystal & drop-crystal 12-light, multi-arm chandeliers; Empire style bronze 18-light chandelier; drop-crystal & bronze 10-light chandelier; and much more.
 Asian works of art include a Chinese gilt bronze seated Buddha; pair of Chinese hardwood daybeds; pair of Chinese ormolu-mounted porcelain urns; Chinese five-claw dragon court robe in gold wire; Chinese Kesi with Ming horses; Chinese signed flambe vase; Chinese Ming bronze figure of a Buddha; pair of Chinese export porcelain planters; Chinese porcelain “famille rose” urn; pair of Chinese porcelain stick vases with covers; pair of Southeast Asian gilt-metal kneeling Buddhas on bases; white jade scepter, two-handle bowl & figure of a lady; pair of Chinese jade trees; and much more.
Pianos, clocks & bronzes include Steinway & Sons Louis XVI mahogany case model A grand piano and two mahogany case model M grand pianos; Neoclassical marble & gilt metal mantel clock; three-piece gilt bronze & enamel clock garniture; Louis XVI Boulle bracket & pedestal clocks; Danish Rococo moon-phase bracket clock; French Sevres porcelain & gilt bronze mantel clock; bronze sculptures signed Joseph Edgar Boehm, Salvador Dali, Mark di Suvero, Alexandre Vibert, Francisco Zuniga; and much more.  


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