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MILLEA BROS SELECT
three day
auction event
DEC 1, 2 & 3
Our flagship auction.
Twice a year.
OUR PREVIOUS AUCTION

SELECT: 3 Day Event • Dec 1-3 @ 10am

Day 1: Postwar Art, Modern Design & Silver
Including over 100 modern and contemporary artworks from the collection of Litsa Tsitsera, scientist, political activist and art patron. With a focus on Greek and Greek-Diaspora artists, the selection includes important works by Theodore Stamos, Chryssa, Georgios Sikeliotis, Alekos Fassianos, and Burhan Dogancay, as well as American and European modern works by Stanley Boxer, Rolf Scarlett, Edda Renouf, Desmond Morris, and Floris Jespers. Sculpture highlights include important works by Kenneth Armitage, Theodoros, and Ralph Brown. Modern design from the estate of Jane Gelb includes a rare pair of floor lamps by Garouste and Bonetti, a suite of furniture by Charles Hollis Jones, and lighting by Karl Springer, Carl Fagerlund for Orrefors, and Fontana Arte. A group of modernist furnishings from 936 Fifth Avenue, NY includes a group of custom Florence Knoll furniture and a massive 24’ long George Nelson CSS wall unit. Danish Modern silver includes pieces by Arne Jacobsen, Kay Fisker, Hans Hansen, Eigil Jensen, and Georg Jensen.

Day 2: American, British and European Antiques, Art & Antiquities
Showcasing an exceptional selection of antique furnishings from three important estates including fine English Georgian pieces from 160 East 81st Street, NY, Continental period Rococo furniture from the estate of June Noble Gibson, CT, and a group of American Aesthetic Movement furniture, including a fine Tiffany Neo-Gothic grandfather clock, from a Private New Jersey Institution. Art highlights include an important Old Master oil on panel by Luis de Morales from the collection Litsa Tsitsera, a Rodin bronze from the estate of legendary art dealer Sam Salz, a JMW Turner oil painting from the estate of June Noble Gibson, CT, and original works by Tsuguharu Foujita, Tiepolo, Maurice de Vlaminck, Claude Venard, and Peder Mork Monsted.

Day 3: Asian Art, Photographs & Books
Asian highlights include a fine group of Chinese porcelains, paintings, and Neolithic pottery from the estate of distinguished professor of Chinese art, Philip Gould, an important group of Han and Tang pottery comes from the collection of Lester Wunderman, NY, and early Qing era Chinese huanghuali furniture from the estate of Peter Schub. Over 100 photographs from the collection of Peter Schub, a top photography agent, include vintage examples of iconic images from his most important clients, including seminal works by Irving Penn, Peter Beard, and William Klein.

VIEWING
Preview in person and bid online! We will be offering live, in-person previews at our gallery by appointment. Give us a call or email to schedule a time slot with one of our staff. Our online catalog contains condition reports for each lot along with multiple images. If you require any further details our staff will be happy to answer condition questions and fulfill photo requests.
LOCATION
Online Only with Live Broadcast

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ABOUT US

Michael and Mark Millea have been close creative collaborators since they first shared Legos and magic markers as kids.  Forty years later, after conducting countless appraisals, and selling thousands of objects, Mark and Michael’s passion and knowledge of the art and antiques market has grown—but what truly sets Millea Bros. apart is the unique creative sensibility they’ve honed together for so many years, and the artists’ eye they bring to every aspect of their business.
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