Auction Preview: Property from Villa Massei, Lucca, Italy at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, Feb 27 | BLOUIN ARTINFO
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Auction Preview: Property from Villa Massei, Lucca, Italy at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Chicago, Feb 27

A Bosendorfer Mahogany, Walnut and Satinwood Inlaid Concert Grand Piano. Length of case 92 x width 53 1/4 inches. Estimate: $ 10,000 – $ 20,000
(Courtesy: Leslie Hindman Auctioneers)

What: Property from Villa Massei, Lucca, Italy

Where: Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, 1338 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60607, USA

When: 27 January, 10.00 AM CT

Auction Preview: 15 February, 10.00 AM – 05.00 PM, 16 February, 10.00 AM – 05.00 PM, 17 February, 10.00 AM – 03.00 PM, 18 February, 12.00 PM – 04.00 PM

Top lots of the sale:

- A Bosendorfer Mahogany, Walnut and Satinwood Inlaid Concert Grand Piano. Length of case 92 x width 53 1/4 inches. Estimate: $ 10,000 – $ 20,000

- Florentine School (16th Century) – John the Baptist. Oil on canvas, 42 x 28 5/8 inches. Estimate: $ 8,000 - 12,000

- An Egyptian Marble Figure of a Crocodile from ptolemaic period, circa 3rd century BCE. Carved in marble from the island of Kos, probably later used as a fountain head. Length 12 1/2 inches. Estimate: $ 3,000 - 5,000

- Herman Verelst (Dutch, 1641-1690) – Portrait of Sir Philip Sidney, Fifth Earl of Leicester. Oil on canvas, 45 x 35 1/2 inches. Estimate: $ 3,000 - 5,000

- An Italian Painted and Parcel Gilt Sofa – piedmont, circa 1790. Height 36 x width 80 x depth 27 inches. Estimate: $ 3,000 - 5,000

- Artist Unknown (Italian, 19th Century) – Portrait of Vittorio Emanuele II, circa 1870. Oil on canvas, 54 x 43 inches. Estimate: $ 3,000 - 5,000

- Italian School (Tuscany, 17th Century) – Landscapes with Figures, Ruins and a Harbor (a pair of works). Oil on canvas, 37 x 45 1/2 inches. Estimate: $ 3,000 - 5,000

- An Italian Satinwood Inlaid Walnut Sofa from 19th century. Height 41 x width 84 x depth 20 1/2 inches. Estimate: $ 2,000 - 3,000

- French School (18th Century) – The Execution of Socrates with a Cup of Hemlock. Oil on canvas, 27 x 36 inches. Estimate: $ 2,000 - 3,000

- An Italian Neoclassical Painted Center Table from late 18th century. Height 32 x width 53 1/2 x depth 28 1/2 inches. Estimate: $ 2,000 - 4,000

- Artist Unknown (Italian, 19th Century) – Bust of a Mustachioed Man. Marble made, Height 31 inches. Estimate: $ 2,000 - 4,000

- An Italian Painted Extension Dining Table lucca, late 18th century. Height 34 x diameter of top 56 1/2 inches (closed). Estimate: $ 2,000 - 3,000

- An Empire Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock from early 19th century. The dial signed PD/ 4853, Height 20 1/4 inches. Estimate: $ 2,000 - 3,000

- A Pair of Custom-Designed Ebonized Bookcases from italy, 20th century. Height 93 x width 42 x depth 17 inches. Estimate: $ 1,500 - 2,500

- An Empire Gilt Bronze Mounted Mahogany Gueridon from early 19th century. Height 31 x diameter of top 38 1/2 inches. Estimate: $ 1,500 - 2,500

For details, visit: https://www.lesliehindman.com/

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