Mid-20th century Marc Lalique signed cactus table to headline Gallery 95 Auction's Sept. 21-22 sale A signed Marc Lalique cactus table, 19th and 20th century furniture, estate jewelry, antique timepieces, vintage lighting, sterling silver and more will be sold Sept. 21-22 by Gallery 95 Auction.
flanked by 48 graduating hand-formed, polished malachite beads.
Timepieces will feature an Italian rococo-style mantle clock by Imperial, with a black marble base, center panel and urn. Also offered is a vintage Camille LeTellac hand-enameled porcelain platter with exotic bird and foliate motif on a highly figured gilt background.
Returning to furniture, lots will include a gorgeous burled walnut Victorian Renaissance three-piece bedroom suite with a high-back three-quarter bed, a marble-top dresser with beveled mirror, and a shaped marble-top commode with beveled mirror; and a circa 1800-1840 booked mahogany American Empire secretary with two-door bookcase top, majestic at 76 inches tall.
Other American Classical pieces will feature a circa-1840 mahogany recamier, 86 inches long, with exaggerated scrolling head and foot rests; and a circa-1850 mahogany gaming table with folding, pivoting rectangular top over a conforming apron with concealing compartment, and on four acanthus and paw feet.
Rounding out a list of just some of the expected top lots is a lovely 41-piece European cut crystal stemware set. Start times for the auction will be 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, and 1 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22. Previews will be held on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 19-20, from 11-3; Saturday, Sept. 21, from 3-6 p.m., and Sunday, from 11 a.m. until the first gavel falls at 1 p.m.
Over the years, Gallery 95 Auction has grown from a small antiques shop into one of the largest full-service auction companies in South Carolina. The climate-controlled, 12,000-square-foot gallery in Hardeeville is located right off Interstate 95, five minutes from the Georgia state line. It has a 10-foot projection screen, snack bar, loading docks, covered entry and free parking.
Gallery 95 Auction offers several selling and buying options, such as live gallery auctions with live online bidding, live streaming, traditional auctions and online-only specialty auctions. All auctions are heavily promoted worldwide through online marketing, traditional print media and illustrated catalogs on the Internet. General and specialty auctions are conducted year-round.
Gallery 95 Auction is always accepting quality consignments for future auctions. To consign an item, an estate or a collection, you may call them at ((843) 784-5006; or, you can send them an e-mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about Gallery 95 Auction and the upcoming Sept. 21-22 multi-estate sale, log on to www.gallery95auction.com.