Datebook: Treadway Toomey’s Auction of 20th Century Art & Design at John Toomey Gallery
  2016-08-31 15:31:00  

What: Treadway Toomey Auction of 20th Century Art & Design on September 10, 2016, at the John Toomey Gallery located at 818 North Boulevard, Oak Park, Illinois.

Why: The auction will feature a selection of over 700 prominent fine and decorative artworks including furniture, paintings, pottery, sculpture, and lighting. The highlights of the auction include:

— An Overbeck Pottery, vase, Cambridge City, IN, carved matte glazed ceramic, signed OBK, artist initial “E F;” 6.25" dia x 6" h. In Excellent original condition (Estimate: $3,000 - $4,000)

— A Matt Daly (1860-1937) for Rookwood Pottery, Calla Lily vase, #804A, Cincinnati, OH, 1900, carved Sea Green glazed ceramic, signed, dated, numbered, 5.5" dia x 18 "h. Normal crazing, excellent condition.(Estimate: $3,500 - $5,500)

— An Elizabeth Eaton Burton (1869-1937), table lamp, Santa Barbara, CA, abalone shell, copper, unsigned, 11.5" w x 9.25" d x 10.75" h . With two floriform shades over stem form arms, raised on a lily pad base. In overall good condition. (Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000)

— A Dirk van Erp (1860-1933), lamp, San Francisco, CA, hammered copper, mica, signed Dirk Van Erp on base, 20" dia x 22" h. (Estimate: 6,000 - $8,000)

— Gustav Stickley, sideboard, #967, Eastwood, NY, oak, iron, signed with early red decal, early desirable form, 60" w x 24" d x 43.5" h. Two drawers over a full drawer above two cabinet doors, with original iron star pulls. Original finish. Splits to paneled sides. Overall structurally sound. (Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000)

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