Important Winter Estates Auction
A bronze sculpture by Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington (American, 1876-1973), a 155-piece set of Tiffany sterling flatware in the Harlequin pattern, and a French Empire style figural mantel clock and pair of four-light candelabra are just a few top lots in Crescent City Auction Gallery’s live and online Important Winter Estates Auction slated for January 16th-17th. The gallery, at 1330 St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana, is open for exhibitions from 10-5 Central time, by appointment only (excluding Sunday). To schedule an appointment, call 504-529-5057; or, email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Start times both auction days are 10 am Central time. The sale will be headlined by items from the Estate of John C. McNeese, New Orleans, LA; property deaccessioned from the private collection of Freeport-McMoran Inc., New Orleans, LA; contemporary art sold to benefit Café Reconcile, New Orleans, LA; and items deaccessioned from The Hilliard Museum, Lafayette, LA. The catalog is an eclectic one, packed with 820 lots of French and American period furniture, original artworks, bronzes, sterling silver, jewelry, French clocks and mirrors and wonderful decorative accessories. Internet bidding will be provided by LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com and BidSquare.com. Absentee and phone bids will be accepted until 1 pm Central time on Friday, January 15th. A 25 percent buyer’s premium will be applied in-house (three percent discount for cash or check). printed catalog is available; call 504-529-5057 or email email@example.com. For more regarding Crescent City Auction Gallery and the two-day Important Winter Estates Auction scheduled for January 16th and 17th, please visit www.crescentcityauctiongallery.com.
- Sully Hildebrand