Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to offer a Fine Melange: Art Decorative Arts & More. Featuring over 260 items, the sale features a wide range of artworks, decorative arts and more, from the 17th to the 20th centuries. Highlights include a portrait of a Chinese porcelain Xiangqi game, a carved gilt wood peacock, an etching of three horsemen by Edward Borein (1873-1945), a 19th-century silver compact by Donadio, and 19th-century portrait of a gentleman.
Among the artworks are oils, watercolors, etchings, lithographs, ink on paper, pastels, prints and photographs of diverse eras and subject matter. Other items going up for bid include sculptures and figures of bronze, copper and porcelain; boxes and compacts of sterling, porcelain or agate; a selection of art glass; paperweights; miniatures and silhouettes; geodes; tableware and flatware, many of sterling silver; candlesticks; clocks and lamps; 17th/18th-century English documents; American fractional currency notes; duck decoys; decorative items from China and Japan; and vintage fishing rods and reels. The auction also includes numerous groupings of letter openers, watch fobs, wooden pipes, fountain pens, and mechanical pencils.