September Major Estates Auction: Day 1 of 2

New Orleans Auction
333 Saint Joseph Street
Lousiana 70130 New Orleans
United States
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Date of the auction: 26.09.2020

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Early American-Style Cherry Drop-Leaf Dining Table

Early American-Style Cherry Drop-Leaf Dining Table 20th century, in the Queen Anne taste, of oval form with a gate-leg support for each leaf. h. 30", w. 78", closed l. 20", open l. 60

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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"Carte de la Nouvelle France ou se voit le cours des Grandes Rivieres de S...

"Carte de la Nouvelle France ou se voit le cours des Grandes Rivieres de S. Laurens & de Mississippi..." by Nicolas de Fer ( 1646-1720), hand-colored engraving, published Paris, ca. 1719. Glazed and framed. sight 21-1/4" x 23-1/4", framed 22-3/8" x 24-3/8

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American Walnut Slant-Lid Desk in the Chippendale Taste

American Walnut Slant-Lid Desk in the Chippendale Taste second half 18th century, the slant lid with a beaded edge, opening to reveal a compartmentalized interior with a central shell-carved door, flanked by columnar document drawers on a case with a graduated bank of four drawers, raised on ogee

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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"Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae nec non Partis Virginiae Tabula"

"Novi Belgii Novaeque Angliae nec non Partis Virginiae Tabula" early New England map after Nicolaes Visscher (Dutch, 1618-1709), color facsimile printed on wove paper, ca. 1900, watermarked "Van Gelder Zonen". Matted, glazed and framed. image 17-7/8" x 21-1/2", framed 21-5/8" x 25-3/8

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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"Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio"

"Americae Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio" by Abraham Ortelius, a rare hand-detailed engraved map laid down on cardboard, published Antwerp, 1584. Glazed and framed. sheet 17" x 21-1/4", framed 17-3/4" x 22-1/4" Exhibited: "Americae Sive Novi Orbis" is the first atlas of the world and one of the

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Impressive American Berlin Woolwork Portrait of George Washington

Impressive American Berlin Woolwork Portrait of George Washington early 20th century, in a variety of stitches, including tent and half cross, rendered in wool, cotton, silk, chenille, and metallic threads, "jet" buttons to frock coat and vest, red "jewels" on shoe buckles, based on an 1850s

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Two New York Federal Mahogany Chairs

Two New York Federal Mahogany Chairs ca. 1800, in the Hepplewhite taste, each with a shield back, one with a backsplat with foliate, vine and swag carving, h. 36-1/2", and the other with three upright splats, the center one with a fan top and the back on unusual double serpentine supports, h

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Group of Four American Federal Mahogany Chairs

Group of Four American Federal Mahogany Chairs ca. 1790-1800, in the Hepplewhite taste, comprised of a side chair with a circular splat, with beaded edges and carved volutes, on supports extending from an inlaid fan, probably Rhode Island or Connecticut, h. 39-3/4", two chairs with fan-carved backs

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Collection of Six Pieces of Porcelain

Collection of Six Pieces of Porcelain 19th century, Chinese and Continental, produced for the American market, with clipper ship decoration, including a navette-form footed dish, h. 2", w. 10-3/4", d. 7-3/4", a pair of sauceboats, h. 3", w. 9", d. 7", a pair of celery dishes, w. 8-1/4", d. 5-1/4

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Pair of Federal Hepplewhite Mahogany Armchairs

Pair of Federal Hepplewhite Mahogany Armchairs ca. 1800, New York, each with a shield back with a leaf-carved splat, joined to shaped arms, dished seat and outswept legs. h. 39-1/2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Group of Three Federal Mahogany Side Chairs

Group of Three Federal Mahogany Side Chairs ca. 1800, comprised of a square-back chair with a beaded splat with three crossed uprights, h. 35-1/4", a square- and elliptical-back chair with a tablet depicting swags on a star-punched ground, in the Salem manner, h. 37-3/4", and a square-back chair

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Four Pieces of Eagle-Decorated Porcelain

Four Pieces of Eagle-Decorated Porcelain 20th century, in the Chinese export style, including a covered tureen, h. 10-1/2", w. 11-1/2", d. 8-1/4", a tureen stand, h. 2-1/4", w. 13", d. 11", and a pair of plates, dia. 9-1/4". Provenance: The Estate of The Honorable Lloyd & Beryl Ann Bentsen

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$1,400 - US$1,800

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Chinese Export Eagle-Decorated Porcelain Dish

Chinese Export Eagle-Decorated Porcelain Dish first quarter 19th century, of navette form and decorated in the American Federal taste, the eagle grasping an olive branch in one talon and arrows in the other, framed with a carefully detailed border. h. 2", w. 10-1/2", d. 7-1/2" Provenance: The Estate

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American Classical Mahogany Scroll-Arm Sofa

American Classical Mahogany Scroll-Arm Sofa first quarter 19th century, Boston, the rolled crest rail with four framed and inset figured mahogany panels, the arms gracefully scrolled and supported by a turned post, raised on carved legs ending in hairy paw feet, covered in a classical Greek-key

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American School (19th Century), "Portrait of a Mother and Child in...

American School (19th Century) "Portrait of a Mother and Child in Beribboned Bonnets" oil on canvas unsigned. Framed. 30-1/2" x 25-1/4", framed 36" x 28-3/4

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American Classical Mahogany Bookcase with Stand

American Classical Mahogany Bookcase with Stand ca. 1835, Baltimore, attributed to Anthony Jenkins, in two parts, the upper section with a projecting cornice over a pair of glazed doors, each mounted with leaf-carved tracery, and with a band of drawers below, on a base with a burlwood top over a

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American Classical Mahogany Double-Pedestal Dining Table

American Classical Mahogany Double-Pedestal Dining Table first quarter 19th century, comprised of two drop-leaf tables, each fitted with a drawer at each end, supported by a square molded standard mounted to a shaped platform base with four outstretched legs ending in cast brass paw feet. each h

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Pair of Colonial Revival Inlaid Mahogany Knife Boxes

Pair of Colonial Revival Inlaid Mahogany Knife Boxes first quarter 20th century, possibly Baltimore, the unusual square urns with lattice-inlaid covers, cross-banded bodies and oval satinwood panels on the bases, the covers supported on telescopic standards, the interiors fitted. h. 24-1/2", w

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Restauration Bronze and Cut Glass Argand Chandelier

Restauration Bronze and Cut Glass Argand Chandelier second quarter 19th century, set with a distinctive cut glass fuel tank and cut and frosted shades, labeled by retailer Clark, Coit & Cargill, New York, electrified. h. 26-3/4", dia. 26

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American Classical Stenciled Mahogany Pier Table

American Classical Stenciled Mahogany Pier Table ca. 1825, Philadelphia, school of Anthony Quervelle, the top centered by an inset marble, over a cove-molded frieze with a carved bottom edge, supported by dolphin-carved columns, the dolphins perched upon a cylindrical pedestal, the shaped low shelf

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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American Late Classical Mahogany Tester Bed

American Late Classical Mahogany Tester Bed second quarter 19th century, the segmented posts with acorn finials over octagonal, vasiform and square sections on turned legs, the headboard with an octagonal top rail over an oval panel, fitted with a mahogany tester with rods and drop finials fronting

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Federal Composition and Yellow Pine Fireplace Surround in the Manner of...

Federal Composition and Yellow Pine Fireplace Surround in the Manner of Robert Wellford first quarter 19th century, Philadelphia, the main tablet decorated with a scene from a Bacchanalian feast, flanked by American eagles, the sides with bellflowers tied from bowknots, the upper edge with molded

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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French Provincial Walnut and Slate-Top Table/Desk

French Provincial Walnut and Slate-Top Table/Desk mid-19th century, in the Directoire taste, the rectangular framed top with an inset slate work surface, one side fitted with a drawer, concealed in the apron frieze, raised on tapering square legs. h. 30", w. 47", d. 33-1/2

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Pair of Rococo-Style "Fiber-Clay" Garden Urns on Pedestals

Pair of Rococo-Style "Fiber-Clay" Garden Urns on Pedestals the vasiform urns decorated with Bacchanalian masques and swags of fruit, the shoulders and bases molded with oak leaves, the pottery urns resting on molded rectangular pedestals, all with a faux patine finish. h. 65", w. 18", d. 18

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Continental Verdigris-Patinated Bronze Figure of a Cherub

Continental Verdigris-Patinated Bronze Figure of a Cherub 20th century, the winged figure modeled kneeling. h. 21", w. 18", d. 22

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Patinated Bronze "Hear No Evil" Monkey

Patinated Bronze "Hear No Evil" Monkey 20th century, the seated monkey with crossed legs and arms covering its ears, incised three at bottom, on an integral metal support base. overall h. 32", w. 12-1/2", d. 14

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Bronze Garden Sculpture of a Deer

Bronze Garden Sculpture of a Deer 20th century. h. 41", w. 34", d. 16

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Bronze Garden Sculpture of a Ram

Bronze Garden Sculpture of a Ram 20th century. h. 38", w. 38", d. 14

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Pair of Bronze Garden Sculptures of Herons

Pair of Bronze Garden Sculptures of Herons 20th century, in the Japanese style. h. 56-1/2", w. 22", d. 8" and h. 47", w. 23", d. 8

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 26 Sep 2020

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Bronze Neoclassical-Style Bird Bath

Bronze Neoclassical-Style Bird Bath 20th century, the bowl mounted with figures of putti playing various musical instruments, the lower edge mounted with panther heads, on a fluted, tapered column-form standard with a lotus-leaf-molded base. h. 37", dia. 36-1/2

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 26 Sep 2020