Past Auction

Old Master Paintings / English & Continental Furniture & Decorations

Wed, May 18, 2016 at 10am EDT |
New York
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Sale of Old Master Paintings and English and Continental Furniture Tops $1.1 Million

  • Doyle's Auction of Old Master Paintings and English and Continental Furniture and Decorations Tops $1.1 Million
  • Virgin and Child with Saints Francis and John the Baptist by Jacques Stella Achieves $100,000
  • Consignments Are Currently Being Accepted for the October 2016 Auction

Doyle’s sale on May 18, 2016 presents a broad selection of elegant English and Continental furniture, decorations, porcelain, Georgian silver, clocks, sculpture, mirrors, chandeliers, sconces, tapestries and rugs from prominent estates and collections. Old Master Paintings and Drawings offered landscapes, still lifes, portraits and religious subjects.

With competitive international bidding from the salesroom, the telephones and the Internet, the sale totaled $1,145,438 against a presale estimate of $826,750-1,287,250, with a strong 80% sold by lot and 93% sold by value.

All prices include the buyers' premium.

We Invite You to Auction!

Consignments are currently being accepted for Doyle's October 2016 auction of Old Master Paintings & Drawings and English & Continental Furniture & Decorations. We invite you to contact us for a complimentary auction evaluation. Our specialists are always available to discuss the sale of a single item or an entire collection. For information, please contact:

Peter Lang, Furniture & Decorations, 212-427-4141, ext 274, [email protected]

Elaine Stainton, Paintings, 212-427-4141, ext 249, [email protected]

Consignments are currently being accepted

To have your property evaluated for possible consignment in the next auction, please contact:

Media Contact

Louis LeB. Webre
SVP, Marketing & Media
212-427-4141, ext 232
[email protected]

  • A New England Collection
  • Estate of a New Jersey Collector
  • Estate of Claudia Cosla, New York
  • Estate of Fay D. Couyoumjan, Greenwich, CT
  • Estate of Gloria T. Confort
  • Estate of Jacqueline F. Rae
  • Estate of Louise Bookstaver
  • Estate of Nan Rosenthal and Henry B. Cortesi
  • Estate of Patricia M. De Bary
  • Estate of Sondra Robinson
  • Estate of Susan W. and Charles G. Stachelberg, Jr.
  • Estate of Walter Kaye
  • Property from the Collection of John R. and Anne J. Willis
  • Property from the Stachelberg Family Collection
  • Property of a Gentleman
  • Property of a Mid-Atlantic Museum to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund
  • Property of a New York Collector
  • Property of an East Hampton Estate
  • Property of an Eminent Washington, DC Collector

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