Abell Auction Co. will offer a stunning array of fine art, 20th century design, antiques and jewelry from prominent Southern California estates on Sunday, May 19 starting at 10 a.m. PST. Live bids can be placed online and at the gallery (2613 Yates Ave., Los Angeles).
The sale features a Regency style gilt-bronze mounted kingwood bureau plat and Louis XV style gilt-bronze mounted tulipwood and rosewood marquetry grand piano signed by Francois Linke, one of the most important French furniture makers of the 19th century. Highlighted auction items include:
Erard Louis XV style gilt-bronze mounted marquetry grand piano, signed F. Linke
French ormolu-mounted parquetry inland commode, signed F. Linke
Regency style gilt-bronze mounted kingwood bureau plat, signed F. Linke
Collection of antique inkwells
Modern Furniture and Art
Pablo Picasso Feuille D’ Etudes “Profils De Marie-Therese Et Tete De Rembrandt Au Beret”
Dale Chihuly “Seaforms”
Tadao Ando ‘1515’ custom table
Swarovski crystal “Enlace” pendant lamp
Armani Casa Adelchi metal writing desk
William Ritschell “Primitive Life in the South Seas”
Alphonse Osbert “Le Matin Sur L’Etang
Antoni Kozakiewicz “Gypsy Family”
Drawing by Diego Riviera
Three paintings by Vu Cao Dam
Three diamond engagement rings (6.07, 6.47, and 6.59 carats)
Van Cleef & Arpels “Spirit of Beauty” brooch
Lady Rolex with diamond bezel
Collection of gold and diamond cigarette cases
An auction preview will be held May 15-18 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Abell gallery, 2613 Yates Ave., Los Angeles. Visit www.abell.com or call 800.404.2235.
About Abell Auction Company
Abell Auction Company, Los Angeles’ original and premier auction house, has been entrusted with fine estates and collections for over a century. It has handled the treasured belongings of many high-profile clients, including legendary figures in Hollywood. Now in its fourth generation of family operation, Abell’s weekly and quarterly sales attract an international audience of in-person and online buyers. For more information, visit www.abell.com or call 323.724.8102.