New York, NY, September 24, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Highlights of the fine art in this auction include works by the American artist Maria Richards Oakley Dewing (1845-1927), the French artists Henri Matisse (1869-1954) and Marie Laurencin (1885-1956), the California Impressionist F. Raymond (20th century) and the Norwegian painter, Hans Olaf Heyerdahl (1857-1913). The auction also includes Tiffany Silver, a fine Steinway Model L grand piano from 1933, diverse English furniture, and numerous tribal rugs. Approximately 100 lots are from the noted actor Carroll O’Connor, Archie Bunker in the 1970’s sitcom, “All in the Family.”
Decorative arts are well represented with a wide array of objects. For example a William and Mary walnut-veneered chest-of-drawers, a gutsy mahogany corner chair, a Regency revolving mahogany two-tier stand and a rare Art Nouveau porcelain dinner service. There is a rarely seen Meissen pattern with a large number of pieces available for bidding as well in the Nye & Company auction.
Nye & Company, formerly Dawson & Nye, is pleased to announce they are collaborating with the internet auction site iGavelauctions. com. Nye & Company relocated to Montclair and Bloomfield, New Jersey making them more easily accessible from New York City. John and Kathleen Nye acquired Dawson’s after his long and fruitful Sothebys career.
Nye and Company
425 Bloomfield Ave
Montclair NJ 07042
iGavelAuctions.com is a leader in online art auctions, offering collectors and dealers high quality fine art, antiques and collectables guaranteed for authenticity and condition. iGavel auctions are modeled on the traditional live auction format, where each lot includes detailed photographic images, a professional description, and an accurate condition report.
Lark E. Mason - President of iGavel - was formerly a Senior Vice President with Sotheby’s Chinese Works of Art Department, and Director of Online Auctions for Sothebys.com, and is asked to be a frequent guest appraiser on national and international media.