Newport, RI Eclectic Sale of Abstract Artist's Home (Mid Century, Danish Modern, Art Pottery, Asian Items)

Dates & Times (US/Eastern)

Sat, Mar 18, 2017 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sun, Mar 19, 2017 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Terms & Conditions

    Trésor Estate Sales makes it easy for our buyers! We accept cash and all major credit cards ( MC, Visa, Amex, Discover ) for sales over $25.  Checks accepted with proper ID for up to $250. All items are sold as is. All sales are final. We provide limited packing material and shopping bags for your use. We ask that you please leave your shopping bags at home. We can provide one person to assist with moving furniture to your vehicle, but if you plan on buying furniture or large items, please be prepared.
    We can provide a referral for local paid moving for your convenience.


    For most sales, items must be removed from the house within 24 hours of the end of the sale unless other arrangements are made with Trésor Estate Sales. For this sale we recognize moving of items will need to be coordinated and will happily work with you and offer more time for movement of items from the property. WE CONSIDER TRESOR TO BE A GREEN BUSINESS. WE ARE IN THE BUSINESS OF RECYCLING/REUSE AND REPURPOSING. AND, WE THANK YOU FOR MAKING THE WORLD A BIT GREENER BY RECYCLING!! All Sales are final!! No returns.

  • Payment Methods

    Cash, Checks, Credit Cards, Debit

Sale Description

Note; Unfortunately, several items that I originally posted have been removed from the sale by the owner.  Please check to ensure the item(s) you desire are still pictured. Or, contact me directly at WE DO NOT GIVE OUT PRICES NOR DO WE PRE-SELL UNLESS REQUESTED BY OUR CLIENTS.

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


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