Centuries of Prestigious Collections

Estates are fascinating, each visit reminisces another period in time throughout humanity.

Visiting estates where treasures can be found & stories can be heard is the heart beat to the life of our community.

Joshua Kodner is pleased to feature collections of fine art, jewelry, antiquities & collectibles from estates with centuries of prestigious collections from all over the globe.

We invite you to browse our catalog & bid with us this Saturday September 22nd at 11am EST.

Auction Highlights:

Dale Chihuly Radiant Yellow Persian Art Glass Sculpture Pair, Circa 1985

Dale Chihuly is a brilliant American art glass sculptor who has been crafting exquisite abstract blown glass pieces throughout the late 20th century to present.

Chihuly has created more than a dozen well-known series of works, among them, Cylinders and Baskets in the 1970s; SeaformsMacchiaVenetians, and Persians in the 1980s; Niijima Floats and Chandeliers in the 1990s; and Fiori in the 2000s.

Chihuly’s largest permanent exhibit can be found at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Chihuly maintains two retail stores in partnership with MGM Resorts International. One is located at the Bellagio on the Las Vegas Strip, the other at the MGM Grand Casino in Macau.

Picasso “Jacqueline, Le Femme Aux Des” Original Lithograph

Pablo Picasso is one of the world’s most renown painter and print maker who revolutionized western art throughout the early to mid 20th century.

“Jacqueline”  was best known as the muse and second wife of Pablo Picasso.

Their marriage lasted 11 years until his death, during which time he created over 400 portraits of her, more than any of Picasso’s other loves.

This piece is hand signed & edition 33/100 world wide. Circa: 1958.

Erte “Two Vamps” Deco Bronze Sculpture

Romain de Tirtoff was a Russian born French artist known by the pseudonym Erte who is referred to as the “King of Art Deco Design”.

Erte was a 20th-century artist & designer in an array of fields, including fashion, jewelry, graphic arts, sculptures, costume & set design for film, theatre, opera, & interior decor.

The “Two Vamps” sculpture reunites the intoxicating beauty of ‘La Pretensieuse’ and the ‘Seductress’, first seen in Erte’s 1929 ‘Folies Bergeres of Paris’.

In Erte’s own words: “Pretension often precedes seduction.” Each figure is adorned in sumptuous gold leaf with deco motifs inspired by all the ancient worlds.

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