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Save the date for an estate sale at an Abstract Expressionist artist’s estate off Bellevue Avenue in Newport, RI. Saturday March 18th and Sunday March 19th from 9 am – 2 pm daily. The property includes mid-century, Danish modern, 19th Century furniture and both Asian + contemporary ceramics…a beautifully eclectic selection of furniture and home decor once owned by an abstract expressionist artist and his ceramist wife. There is also an artist studio full of fascinating treasures that will appeal to both artists and collectors. Bonus! The house has a greenhouse with lovely orchids and tropical plants.
Some of the highlights include:
Furniture: Mid Century modern, Osvaldo Borsani D70 Sofa Bed, 2 Eames for Herman Miller Walnut top tables, one fascinating leather sling chair we can not identify. Tons of Danish Modern furniture by makers Silkebourg, Dyrlund Denmark, Kai Kristiansen, SVA Mobler, Georg Tanier and Danish Control. Pieces of furniture include several sideboards and credenzas, separate bookshelves for topping the credenzas, desks, chest of drawers, side tables, dining table and 8 chairs, free standing shelves most are teak but a few rosewood pieces. Antique furniture incl. Leonard's 4 poster bed, bow front chest of drawers, pembroke table, tiger maple drop leaf table, early slant front desk, 6 board red pine blanket chest and numerous work tables. Artwork: large abstracts by Alfred DeCredico, Gerald Willen, Tibbets, Lichtenstein unsigned early print, Japanese woodcut kabuki theater prints, samurai warrior prints, etc.. Contemporary ceramics by Gerry Williams, John Burrows, Jay LaCouture, Irene Parthenis. And, numerous pcs of imari, chinese porcelains, salt glazed wares and much more. Greenhouse with large bougainvillea, bird of paradise, numerous orchids, clivia, rubber tree and other unusual items. Other interesting items include: 40's Dazor floating fixture, pr of Thonet chairs, Ethan Allen 92"long, Victorian tufted slipper chair, 1943 Wallensak US Navy Spyglass, Bruning-Wallace Protractor, Rolling ladder, large artists easel, numerous ladders, antique carve wood chinese architectural components,and so much more. The usual; albums ( 100's classical and international folk ), books, books and more book ( lots of great art book, catalogs and 100's of books in Japanese) etc. Also, kitchen wares, small appliances 3 electolux vacuums ( old ones), large celadon dish set, glassware, linens incl custom bed linens, several beautiful wool blankets from Hudson Bay, B. Altman. etc