RAGO AUCTIONS HOLDS A 1000+ LOT NO RESERVE DISCOVERY AUCTION ON JANUARY 14, 2011 ARTS AND CRAFTS (POTTERY, FURNISHINGS, LIGHTING)
MODERN (FURNISHINGS AND DECORATIVE ARTS)
SILVER/COUTURE/COINS AND CURRENCY
20TH C. DECORATIVE ARTS AND FURNISHINGS
and more. Famous silver makers include Tiffany & Co., Cartier, Charles Haleux, Cooper Brothers & Sons, Georg Jensen, Gorham, Jakob Grimminger, Joseph Heinrichs, Mikhail Grachev, Wallace and much more.
ARTS AND CRAFTS FURNISHINGS
Famous furniture makers include Gustav Stickley, J.M. Young, L. & J.G. Stickley, Limbert, Skandia, Stickley Bros. and more.
ARTS AND CRAFTS LIGHTING
The sale contains lighting by famous makers: Handel, Jefferson, Louis Comfort Tiffany, Pairpont, Pittsburgh, Prairie School, Royal Art Class Co, Roycroft, Sabino and more.
ARTS AND CRAFTS POTTERY AND CERAMICS
The selection of pottery and ceramics includes famous makers: Rookwood, Fulper, George Ohr, Clifton, Villeroy & Boch, Weller, Roseville, Owens.
Asian items include Japanese porcelain and bronze, cloisonnι, Chinese ginger jars and Asian textiles including a Chinese painting on silk.
Traditional furnishings includes Chippendale style dining chairs, Windsor chairs, a drop-front desk, a French work table, oak pieces, bookshelves, and more.
Art glass makers include: B. Mason, Baccarat Crystal, Daum, Durand, Fostoria, Higgins, Kosta, Lalique, Mark Peiser, Orrefors, Steuben, Tiffany Studios, William Morris and more.
The selection of fine art includes paintings, prints, photographs, drawings, sculpture and works on paper by artists such as Maxim Kopf, Man Ray, Charles Wells, Charles Child, Yvonne Kelly, Seymour Remenick, Dean F. Thomas, Bernard Joseph Steffen, Alvin Carl Hollingsworth, Louis William Wain, Al Capp, Andrew Wyeth, Harry Gottlieb, Roy Lichtenstein, Ben Strasser, Wolfgang Roth, Steve Kaufman and many more.
Other items in the sale include: coins and currency, music, military, books, oriental rugs, clocks, couture, decorative pieces, tribal and much more.
Auction Contact Information
Michael Ingham: 609-397-9374 ext. 115 or email@example.com
Notes for the Editor
High-resolution images available.
Next Discovery Auction
Friday, April 8, 2011 (coupled with Estates on April 9)
About Rago Arts and Auction Center
Since 1994, Rago's has served thousands of sellers and buyers with a singular blend of global reach and personal service. One of the top auction houses in the field of 20th century design since its inception, today Rago's expertise covers centuries of fine art, decorative arts, furnishings, jewelry and ethnographic property. It is an internationally known venue through which to buy and sell. It is also a destination for those who seek to learn and share knowledge about art, antiques and collecting, offering free valuations for personal property (from a single piece to collections and estates), appraisals and auction exhibitions in house and online. Rago's, the largest and leading auction house in New Jersey, is located midway between Philadelphia and New York.