New York: Lark Mason Associates announced that auctions are now open for their Fine and decorative arts from an estate of Aspen and other owners to igavelauctions.com until December 2. Among the highlights of the painting are: Landscape, Appian Way, by George Inness, (Estimate: $ 40,000- $ 60,000) and Rooster, attributed to Joseph Crawhall, Bouganvillea for sale, by Julio Larraz ($ 10,000-20,000) and several prints by concrete and constructive Swedish artist Richard Paul Lohse, the sculpture includes a stainless steel horse, by Arturo Di Modica, who is best known for his Charging Bull sculpture (Estimate: $ 20,000 -30,000) and The hunt, a bronze sculpture by Nikolai Iwanowitsch Lieberich (Estimate: $ 25,000- $ 35,000).
“We are delighted to present such a diverse range of fine and decorative arts,” says Lark Mason, Jr. “Estimates are accessible, allowing collectors of all stripes to delve into the spirit of purchase as the holidays approach ”.
To complete the sale, an eclectic selection of furniture ranging from baroque to modern, Rookwood pottery, Art Nouveau and deco glass from Daum Nancy and Émile Galle, jewelry from Tiffany & Co., vintage couture from Chanel, Givenchy , Louis Feraud and Christian La Croix and a small selection of antiques, including a Roman 22kt intaglio gold ring and a Roman funerary plaque, both dated AD 1–2.
About Alouette Mason
With offices in New Braunfels, Texas and New York, Lark Mason Associates, the eponymous auction house specializing in Asian, ethnographic and ancient works of art, was founded by Lark Mason after many years as as an expert at Sotheby’s New York.
Mason was General Appraiser from 1979 to 1985, and Senior Vice President and Chinese Art Specialist at Sotheby’s Chinese Art Department from 1985 to 2003. From 2000 to 2003, he was concurrently Auction Manager in line for Sothebys.com. He was also a consultant curator at the Trammel and Margaret Crow Asian Art Collection in Dallas, Texas, from 2003 to 2009. He is a generalist in American and European works of art and paintings, as well as an expert in the field of Chinese art and has evaluated and advised many private collectors and institutions.
Lark Mason Associates regularly hosts auctions on the iGavel Auctions platform and has an established history of record sales of Chinese and other artwork and holds the record for the highest price achieved for an artwork in an online sale, for a painting sold in May 2014 which made nearly $ 4.2 million. Mason, the owner and CEO of iGavel Auctions, is known for his regular appearances on “The Antiques Road Show”. For more information visit: www.larkmasonassociates Where www.igavelauctions.com.