Simpson Galleries

Simpson Galleries is once again very proud to offer you this collection of fine art and antiques. These collections come from some of the finest homes and multi generational families in Houston.

Simpson is delighted to highlight a few exceptional items from each of their perspective categories. Offering an 18K Gold and Fancy Yellow diamond lady's ring centering a radiant cut diamond weighing 6.25 Cts in the house's fine jewellery department. Also in this department Simpson's offers many items by designer David Webb and A.M. Gerard, Paris.

In their Fine Art department Simpson's has examples by Emil Gruppe, including a rare scene depicting "Water Lillies". Other works by Edouard Cortes and Joseph Coomans are included as well. The house's furniture department boasts items from America, Germany, France, China and England. Each piece carefully selected for its quality and craftsmanship.

One such item is the important Louis XVI revival gilt and chased bronze mounted armoire by Mon. Krieger, Paris circa 1880. The bronze work is described as "jewel-like" and is truly one of the finest examples of late 19th century French furniture that Simpson have ever offered. The decorative arts and accessories department has outdone itself as well. Featuring items by Tiffany, Baccarat, Lalique, as well as many others of comparable quality and elegance.

In addition to these noteworthy items, Simpson Galleries will also be offering their usual blend of pre-columbian, crystal, china, porcelain, silver, Russian works, and rare books.

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Master work by Dutch painter Johannes Christiaan Schotel
Simpson Galleries Fine Art & Antiques sale next month includes a master work of art by Dutch painter Johannes Christiaan Schotel, as well as pieces dating from the early 17th century through the late 20th century, including American art and Mid-century modern design.

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55: attributed THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH R.A. (British 1727 -
attributed THOMAS GAINSBOROUGH R.A. (British 1727 - 1788) A PAINTING, "Portrait of Miss Russell," oil on canvas. 28 3/4" x 23 3/4". Framed. Simpson Galleries
AN INDONESIAN TRIBAL PAINTED AND CARVED WOOD ANCESTRAL
AN INDONESIAN TRIBAL PAINTED AND CARVED WOOD ANCESTRAL POST, ASMAT PEOPLES, PAPUA NEW GUINEA, THIRD QUARTER 20TH CENTURY, portraying a reticulated abstract seated figure with slender head and stylized facial details flanked by circular ears suspending braided twine earrings, white wash residue with earthen red highlights throughout, mounted on a rectangular base. Height: 38 1/2" Provenance: Purchased from the Carlebach Gallery, New York, N.Y., January 1958 for $1,250. Good condition, surface buildup, minor surface marks and scratches, age cracks. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS." Simpson Galleries
A CHINESE CARVED JADEITE BRUSH WASHER, 20TH CENTURY,
A CHINESE CARVED JADEITE BRUSH WASHER, 20TH CENTURY, in the form of a peach with leaves, of pale yellow/green jadeite, mounted on carved wooden base. Height: 1 3/8" Width: 3 3/4" Depth: 3" Simpson Galleries
350: AN OAK MONTH-GOING WALL REGULATOR BY E.J.DENT, 190
AN OAK MONTH-GOING WALL REGULATOR BY E.J.DENT, 1901, the 10 3/4" circular silvered regulator dial signed Dent, London, with typical layout having separate seconds and hour rings and sweep minutes, all hands of blued steel, the four pillar movement with maintaining power and high-court train, the deadbeat escapement mounted on the backplate, the two piece Continental type crutchpiece with fine beat adjustment, the mercury cased steel pendulum suspended from the backboard on a brass bracket and with silvered calibrated beat scale below, the steel suspension T-bar secured by a bracket with four screws, the backplate secured to a further bracket anchored to the backboard, the case with detachable front section with locking clasps behind the backboard, the glazed front having a typical Dent winding. Height: 59". Simpson Galleries
150: AN 18TH CENTURY RUSSIAN TRAVEL ICON in the form of
AN 18TH CENTURY RUSSIAN TRAVEL ICON in the form of a triptych decorated with scenes from life of St. Nicholas, egg tempera on board. Height: 4 3/8", width: 10 3/4". Simpson Galleries
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Simpson Galleries
6116 Skyline Dr. Ste. 1 Houston, TX 77057

Tel: 1-800-524-0022
Fax: 713-524-6752
mail@simpsongalleries.com
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