Auctioneers & Appraisers • Family Owned Since 1870

is proud to announce another
Exceptional Auction
Sunday,  February 10th, 2012 • 11:00 a.m.

of 20th c Design, Asian and Chinese, Faberge, 17th, 18th, 19th & 20th c Furniture, Bronzes, Sculptures, Fine Jewelry, Mesh Evening Bags, Sterling Silver, Porcelain, Pottery, Glass, Clocks, Lighting, Oriental Rugs, Canes, and other Unusual and Weird objects from the Estates of Bernie Moorman (former Mayor of Covington, Kentucky), Alex Gortsas, Fred Ziv (Father of Broadcast Radio), Maurice Marsh, Shirley Snow, John Safford (former Chairman of Western Southern), and private homes in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, South Beach, Florida, Berne, Indiana, Oxford, Ohio, and the Cincinnati Area.

Featuring: Important Standing Shakyamuni Quali. Fabulous Faberge Miniature silver Chaise Lounge (marked with full signature “St. Petersburg from the workshop of Julius Rappaport”). Pair of Egyptian Revival Throne Chairs with relief-carved ivory. Art: Outstanding Indian paintings by John Hauser. Paintings by John Twachtman, Frank Duveneck, Abby Hill, Leslie Shiels, P. Chidlaw, Jens Jensen, A. Blanchard, F. Zampighi, D. Burliuk, R. Kast, and Robert Street. Lithographs by Ellsworth Kelly, Joan Miro, Sam Francis, Jim Dine, K. Appel, R. Smith and other fine art. 20th c Design: Hans Wegner, Paul McCobb, Edward Wormley for Dunbar, Sirmos, John Dickenson, Renzo Rutili, MasterCraft, Folke Ohlsson, Maitland Smith, Karl Springer, Knut Hesterberg, Grosfeld House, Arne Vodder, Verner Panton, Milo Baughman and Charles Hollis Jones. Sculpture: Rare C.R. Searles, J. Hutchinson, C. Jere, M. Gross and many more. Jewelry: Patek Philipe, Rolex, Tiffany, outstanding Diamond Bracelet with approx. 5.50 cts, Diamond Ring with approx. 1.80 ct stone and many other fine pieces. Furniture: 17th, 18th, 19th, & 20th c., Biedermeier, George III, Lacquered Secretary by Maitland Smith, Early 20th c Louis XVI Parlor Suite, Spanish Vargueno Desk, Renaissance Sculptured Bench, Large Carved Gothic Columns, Fabulous Goyard Steamer Trunk, Clocks and other fine furniture. Fine Silver: George III Tureen, Benjamin Smith (London, 1825), Tea Sets, Flatware, and other fine items. Rookwood Pottery, Porcelain, Ivories and Oriental Rugs.

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J. Louis Karp • Jonas Karp
(5th generation)
Auctioneers & Appraisers
Family owner since 1871
137 West Fourth St., Cincinnati, Ohio 45202-2705
Phone 513-621-1280 • Fax 513-621-1281 •
E-mail [email protected]

18% Buyer’s Premium, 21% for Internet Bids, 3% Discount for Cash or Check, 21% Internet. Cash, Travelers Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express accepted in US Currency Only. International Payment by Bank Transfer Only. Phone bidder requests & Absentee bids must be made 2 days prior to sale. The Buyer is responsible for all shipping. All merchandise must be paid for and removed within 14 days of auction or items will be resold.