Everard & Company Presents: Fine Art and Antiques From the Estate of Richard Thomas NEW YORK, NY: iGavel Auctions is pleased to announce that their associate seller Everard & Company from Savannah, GA sale is now live through October 20th on www.igavelauctions.com.
News-Antique.com - Oct 04,2010 - The auction features property from the estates and collections of several prominent Savannah and Charleston families. The large majority of the property in the auction comes from the Estate of Richard Thomas who spent most of his adult life in Savannah. Of note is his collection of Russian icons, and religious artifacts and animalia. Southern Art, both contemporary and classic, dominate the auction. Featured is the Savannah contemporary art collection amassed by Jeffery Williams and the late Rose Williams. Highlights include works by Betsy Cain, Ray Ellis, Greg Guenther, Jack Leigh, Larry Levow, Philip Saraf, Jerome Temple, and a large photographic collection with many works by Cuban photographer Alberto Korda, who is best known for his iconic image of Che Guevara. Other notable items include a large clock collection, English, American and French furniture and decorative arts, silver including Tiffany, Caldwell and Kirk, ceramics including Royal Vienna and Royal Copenhagen, Asian art, rugs and many interesting group lots. An opening reception will be held at 2436 Waters Avenue, Savannah, GA on October14th from 5-7pm to kick off the auction exhibition, which will be held on October 15th and 16th from 10am to 4pm daily. The sale can also be viewed online at www.iGavelAuctions.com or by appointment. Bidding will end on October 20th. For more information about this sale, contact Everard & Company email@example.com or visit www.everardandcompany.com. Everard & Company is currently accepting consignments for our next fine and decorative arts sale in January. About Everard & Company- Since 2003, Everard & Company has operated from Savannah, Georgia and holds fully catalogued online auctions on iGavelAuctions.com throughout the year. 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.