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Superb decorative arts are in Nye & Company's Chic and Antique Estate Treasures Auction, Dec. 6-7
Included will be property formerly in the collection of Carolina and Ian Irving of New York City and East Hampton, plus selections from the Stanley Weiss collection, starting at 10am Eastern. Online bidding is available on multiple platforms.
By: Nye & Company Auctioneers
The auction, starting both days at 10 am Eastern time, will feature items from several tri-state area collections, including property formerly in the collection of Carolina and Ian Irving of New York City and East Hampton, as well as a small selection of property from the Stanley Weiss Collection. are represented in the auction. Telephone bidding will be available on a limited basis.
The largest section of contemporary, modern and jewelry is being consigned by a private Park Avenue, New York City collector. Highlights include an 18k yellow gold Cartier "Love" bracelet. It's priced conservatively at $3,000-$5,000. There are also several fashion forward pieces of jewelry, featuring top brands such as Hermes, Chanel, YSL, Louis Vuitton and Tiffany.
The collection also includes a set of the collaboration between Supreme and Damien Hirst's 'spot' skateboard decks; several Hella Jongerius ceramic vase; a pink upholstered Fritz Hansen after Arne Jacobsen egg chair and ottoman (est. $4,000-$6,000);
The sale also features a terrific watercolor depicting a recumbent woman on a chaise lounge signed by Egon Schiele (1890-1918). Known for his intensity and raw sexuality, Schiele's work can be found in museums across the globe. The twisted body shapes and the expressive line that characterize his paintings and drawings mark the artist as an early exponent of Expressionism.
Property formerly in the collection of Ian Carolina Irving, the famous and well-known textile designer and taste maker, includes a 19th century French Empire marble top mahogany pier table (est. $800-$1,200)
Real time Internet bidding and absentee bidding will be provided by LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com, Bidsquare.com, Bidspirit.com and www.nyeandcompany.com. Telephone bidding will also be available. People can bid in absentia and online. An online preview will be held Nov. 23-December 6-7th at the websites given. Anyone looking for additional images, condition reports or info about an item is invited to visit the Nye & Company website or email to email@example.com.
For more information, visit www.nyeandcompany.com.