Gray’s auctions rare Russian Cameo, Dec 13, 1pm

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  • December 10, 2009

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A stunning Russian Agate Cameo with 18kt yellow gold, diamond and pearl frame and dramatic black and white enamel.
Gray's Auctioneers

Gray’s Auctioneers is pleased to announce its Holiday Auction, to be held Sunday, December 13th at 1 pm. The Holiday Auction marks Gray's 26th sale, and further proves Gray’s position as Northeast Ohio’s leading auction and appraisal facility. Of particular note is this sale’s remarkable selection of jewelry, including a stunning Russian Agate Cameo with 18kt yellow gold, diamond and pearl frame and dramatic black and white enamel. Also featured is a brilliant 14 kt. yellow gold marquise cut diamond engagement ring set. A luminescent single strand of Tahitian grey pearls are also available, particularly remarkable for their rosy pink overtone. Other jewelry selections include numerous diamond and precious stone rings, brooches, earrings, bracelets and necklaces.

Gray's holiday sale also features a range of fine art - with paintings including a collection of dramatic contemporary works by Thomas E. Gordon, an oil on canvas still life by Josephine Bradstreet (American 1859-1920), and a work entitled Seaside with Maiden and a Mule by Guiseppe Palizzi, (Italian 1812-1888). Also available are a wide range of landscapes, still lifes and portraits.

 Rounding out this sale’s offerings are many unique decorative items, including a dramatic vintage Denoyer Geppert Company Globe, a collection of 13 had written & signed Charles A. Lindbergh trip reports dating from 1926 to 1927; as well as a diverse selection of lighting, ceramics and dinnerware. Gray's truly offers something for every taste (and just in time for the holidays!) with 300 lots of Fine Art, Jewelry, Antiques, Furniture, Decorations, Rugs, & Lighting at Auction No. 26.

In house preview begins Thursday December 10th from 12 to 8 pm, Friday December 11th from 11 to 5 pm, Saturday December 12th from 11 to 5 pm, and just prior to the auction, Sunday December 13th at 11:30 am. Please join us in welcoming the holiday season with wine, refreshments and the excitement of buying at Grays!

A fully illustrated catalogue is available online at

Our Lobby Art Gallery features a new art exhibit, "In Between Silence," recent works by Donald Miller. Work can be viewed at the Gallery at Gray's website.

Gray's Auctioneers
10717 Detroit Ave
Cleveland, Ohio
About Gray's Auctioneers

Gray's Auctioneers is one of the largest Fine Art & Antiques Auction Houses in Cleveland and the surrounding Northeast Ohio region. We also have an office in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Gray's Auctioneers specialize in Fine Art and Antiques Auctions and Appraisals. All auctions are open to the public, and take place live at our custom designed showrooms at 10717 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio. Gray's Auctioneers also offer all auctions online with a fully illustrated catalogue, online bidding available to registered bidders, and a live video and audio feed of the auction in real time. Gray's Auctioneers team of Fine Art & Antiques specialists offer full auction and appraisal services, including estate tax appraisals, and insurance appraisals. We work closely with banks, trustees, executors, institutions and attorneys to inventory, appraise and realize the full value of your collection or estate.

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