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Abell October 18 Fine Art Auction

Abell Auction Co. will be holding an auction on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at 10 a.m. PDT. The sale features property from prominent California estates, and will be highlighted by an important collection of Sam Maloof furniture, being sold on behalf of the Huntington Museum. Funds will benefit art acquisitions at the Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens in Lynn Altman’s honor. The Maloof collection includes a set of twelve dining chairs, a walnut dining table, a club chair & ottoman, a walnut pedestal table, a pair of walnut end tables, a walnut game table, and a walnut three-piece buffet.

SAM MALOOF DINING TABLE & 12 CHAIRS

Fine Art in the upcoming auction includes paintings, drawings, and sculptures signed Charles Arthur (Chuck) Arnoldi; Enrique Grau ; Michele Cascella; Edouard Cortes (2); Joesph Csaky; Peter Ellenshaw (2); Jean-Louis Gregoire; Frank Tenney Johnson; Eduardo Kingman; Louis Aston Knight; Greg Miller; Paul Mount; Tom Dale Palmore; Hanson Puthuff (2); Pierre-Auguste Renoir & Richard Guino; Sueo Sersawa; Nicola Simbari; Herbart Ward; Andy Warhol (2); and much more.

ANDY WARHOL: “FIPS, MOUSE” (FROM THE TOY SERIES)

Modern & contemporary prints & multiples include works signed Richard Diebenkorn; David Hockney; Ellsworth Kelly; Roy Lichtenstein (2); Henri Matisse (2); Robert Motherwell (3); Claes Oldenburg; Frank Romero, Ed Ruscha; Andy Warhol; Charles White; and much more.

ROY LICHTENSTEIN: “MUSICAL NOTES (COMPOSITION I)”

Jewelry includes an impressive collection of Art Deco jewelry; a David Webb 18 karat yellow gold & diamond cuff bracelet; a Bulgari 18 karat yellow gold woven bracelet; Jaeger-LeCoultre 18 karat white gold, diamond, & sapphire watch;  Chopard 18 karat gold & diamond ‘Happy Diamonds’ watch; platinum, 18 karat yellow gold, and diamond ring (5.76 carats, J/VS2); a 14 karat yellow gold and diamond ring (4.30 carats, K/VS2); an Art Deco style 18 karat gold, diamond, & synthetic sapphire ring (2.03 carats, F/VS2); Marina B style 18 karat yellow gold, sapphire, & diamond necklace; and much more.

PLATINUM, 18 KARAT GOLD, & DIAMOND RING [J/VS2, 5.76 carats)

DAVID WEBB 18 KARAT YELLOW GOLD, PLATINUM, & DIAMOND CUFF BRACELET

18 KARAT YELLOW GOLD BRACELET, DIAMOND RING, & EXTENSIVE SET OF ROYAL COPENHAGEN FLORA DANICA PORCELAIN

A 2007 Rolls Royce ‘Phantom’ will also highlight Abell’s October 18th auction.

2007 ROLLS ROYCE PHANTOM

Antique and modern furniture includes a Guy de Rougemont brass cloud form coffee table, made famous by French designer Henri Samuel; Louis Majorelle salon suite; Steinway & Sons mahogany grand piano (2); a pair of George II carved wood eagle consoles in the manner of William Kent; Walter Lamb for Brown Jordan patio table and chairs (2); French ormolu-mounted & lapis lazuli salon table; and fine 18th and 19th Century European furnishings.

GUY DE ROUGEMONT (B. 1935): “NUAGE” (“CLOUD”) COFFEE TABLE

Decorative arts include a large acrylic sphere signed Vasa Velizar Mihich; Tiffany Studios ‘Lily’ table lamp (2); House of Faberge malachite and gilt sterling coach egg; pair of Lalique swans (2); large Herend ‘Rothschild Bird’ dinner service; Flora Danica porcelain; Murano glass signed Pino Signoretto and Elio Raffaeli; a Chinese coromandel twelve-panel screen; sterling flatware services by Georg Jensen and Buccellati; a Black, Starr, & Frost sterling tea and coffee service; and much more.

VASA VELIZAR MIHICH (B. 1933): “SPHERE”

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The Estate of Penny Marshall Part II – Timed Auction Only

ONLINE-ONLY TIMED AUCTION THROUGH SEPTEMBER 21, 2020

Featuring part II of the Estate of Penny Marshall. The online-only timed auction will end on Monday September 21 at 10 a.m. PDT. Items include eclectic, vintage collectibles from the iconic Hollywood celebrity.

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Lot# 129: HANDEL MACAW DESK LAMP

Lot 129: HANDEL MACAW DESK LAMP

Lot 152: DOG HOOKED RUG

Lot 152: DOG HOOKED RUG

Lot 230: LEE NEARY: “EAT DESERT FIRST, LIFE IS SO UNCERTAIN”

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The Estate of Penny Marshall Catalog

Abell Auction Co. is proud to present a collection of one-of-a-kind pieces from the estate of Penny Marshall on Sunday, September 13 at 10 a.m. PDT. The online-only auction will offer an impressive collection of rare American lighting and personal belongings from the late actress, director and producer’s prominent Los Angeles estate. 

Penny Marshall Auction | September 13, 2020

ABELL AUCTION CO. PRESENTS AN IMPORTANT CELEBRITY AUCTION

Treasured belongings from the life of acclaimed Hollywood actress, director and producer Penny Marshall to be auctioned on September 13 in Los Angeles

THE PENNY MARSHALL COLLECTION INCLUDES AN IMPRESSIVE COLLECTION OF ANTIQUE AMERICAN GLASS LAMPS

The online-only auction will offer an impressive collection of antique American lamps and personal belongings from the late actress, director and producer’s prominent Los Angeles estate. The sale includes many private items from Marshall’s home, including American folk art, vintage signage, rare American ceramics, outsider art, Stickley and other Arts & Crafts furniture, Americana, and memorabilia from her illustrious professional career. Featured highlights include:

LOT 195: PAIR OF HANDEL NATIVE AMERICAN MOTIF TABLE LAMPS (SHOWN WITH ANTIQUE IRON DOGS)

LOT 195: PAIR OF HANDEL NATIVE AMERICAN MOTIF TABLE LAMPS | $5,000-7,000

 

LOT 219: TIFFANY STUDIOS BRONZE SMOKER'S FLOOR LAMP 582 | $2,000-3,000

LOT 219: TIFFANY STUDIOS BRONZE SMOKER’S FLOOR LAMP 582 | $2,000-3,000

 

LOT 257: DONALD ROLLER WILSON: "LIBRA" | $35,000-40,000

LOT 257: DONALD ROLLER WILSON: “LIBRA” | $35,000-40,000

LOT 442: ANNIE LEIBOVITZ: DOUBLE PHOTOGRAPH OF FAMOUS DIRECTORS | $5,000-7,000

 

LOT 222: BIGELOW KENARD & CO. EIGHT STAINED GLASS SCREENS | $6,000-8,000

 

LOT 149: DAUM NANCY MARJORELLE FIXTURE | $1,500-2,000

LOT 149: DAUM NANCY MAJORELLE FIXTURE | $1,500-2,000

 

LOTS 155 & : PAIRPOINT PUFFY SAN REMO TABLE LAMP | $800-1,200

(FROM RIGHT) LOTS 155 & 109 : PAIRPOINT PUFFY SAN REMO TABLE LAMP & PAIRPOINT HOLLYHOCKS PUFFY SHADE DESK LAMP| $800-1,200 / $1,500-2,500

LOT 245: BOAT FORM FIRE MANTEL | $800-1,200

LOT 49: FOLK ART COLLAGE | $4,000-6,000

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A Single-Owner Beverly Park Estate Auction: August 13, 2020

Abell Auction Co. is proud to present an impressive collection of antique Spanish, Italian, and English furniture and furnishings in a single-owner auction. The sale will take place on Thursday, August 13th, 2020 at 10 a.m. PDT and features hundreds of lots of fine art, antique furniture, Asian art, antiquities, Persian carpets, and much more.

 

 

Antiques & The Arts Weekly: Abell’s Two-Session Auction Rolls Out Fine Art & Jewelry

Abell Auction Co. is Honored to Represent the Estate of Thomas O. Paine

Abell Auction Co. is representing the estate of Dr. Thomas O. Paine, who oversaw the nation’s space program during the first manned missions to the moon.  Continue reading

The Estate of Dr. George (Jürgen) Wittenstein & Dr. Christel Bejenke Wittenstein

Abell Auction Co. is proud to present the estate of Dr. George (Jürgen) Wittenstein & Dr. Christel Bejenke Wittenstein, a prominent Santa Barbara couple with an incredible humanitarian background. Dr. George Wittenstein was a general, cardiovascular, and thoracic surgeon, while his wife Dr. Christel Bejenke Wittenstein was an anesthesiologist. Continue reading

Antiques & The Arts Weekly: Activist Couple’s Estate Headlines Abell Auction On February 11

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. —
Abell Auction Company will conduct a fine art, antiques and jewelry auction on Sunday, February 11. Continue reading