iGavel Auctions Associate Seller Nye & Company Launches Large Sale of Fine & Decorative Arts NEW YORK, NY–September 22, 2010– The Nye & Company auction consists of some 680 lots that are live now through October 6th, 2010 on www.igavelauctions.com.
News-Antique.com - Sep 22,2010 - NEW YORK, NY–September 22, 2010– The Nye & Company auction consists of some 680 lots that are live now
through October 6th, 2010 on www.igavelauctions.com. The auction, which includes Fine and Decorative Arts,
Silver, Photographs, Jewelry, Rugs and Carpets spanning the 18th-20th centuries, is made up primarily of estate
property that is diverse and new to the marketplace.
Highlights of the fine art in this auction include works by
the American artist Maria Richards Oakley Dewing (1845-
1927), the French artists Henri Matisse (1869-1954) and
Marie Laurencin (1885-1956), the California Impressionist F.
Raymond (20th century) and the Norwegian painter, Hans Olaf
Heyerdahl (1857-1913). The auction also includes Tiffany Silver,
a fine Steinway Model L grand piano from 1933, diverse English
furniture, and numerous tribal rugs. Approximately 100 lots are
from the noted actor Carroll O’Connor, Archie Bunker in the
1970’s sitcom, “All in the Family”.
Decorative arts are well represented with a wide array of objects.
For example a William and Mary walnut-veneered chest-of-
drawers, a gutsy mahogany corner chair, a Regency revolving
mahogany two-tier stand and a rare Art Nouveau porcelain
dinner service. There is a rarely seen Meissen pattern with a
large number of pieces available for bidding as well in the Nye &
Nye & Company, formerly Dawson & Nye, is pleased to announce
they are collaborating with the internet auction site iGavelauctions.com. Nye & Company relocated to Montclair and Bloomfield, New Jersey making them more easily accessible from New York City. John and Kathleen Nye acquired Dawson’s after his long and fruitful Sothebys career.
Nye and Company
425 Bloomfield Ave
Montclair NJ 07042
iGavelAuctions.com is a leader in online art auctions, offering
collectors and dealers high quality fine art, antiques and collectables guaranteed for authenticity and condition. iGavel auctions are modeled on the traditional live auction format, where each lot includes detailed photographic images, a professional description, and an accurate condition report.
Lark E. Mason - President of iGavel - was formerly a Senior Vice
President with Sotheby’s Chinese Works of Art Department, and
Director of Online Auctions for Sothebys.com, and is asked to be a frequent guest appraiser on national and international media.