Valley Glen Estate

August 30, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Friday September 7  9am-4pm

Saturday 8 9am-4pm

Sunday September 9 1-5pm

Monday September 10 10am-4pm

Valley Glen, 91401

Between Coldwater Canyon & Woodman Ave.

North of 101 Freeway and Burbank Blvd.


Exchange a refundable $5 bill or your driver’s license for a Parking Permit on Monday. Be Aware there is a parking permit needed to park at the sale on Monday ONLY. There are plenty of spaces. They give tickets, please use a permit. Our guys will make the exchange on the from the side walk and give you info on where to park. Be alert to traffic.

There is free parking across the street, and at meters at the college, and farther down the street.


This sale is worth it. See you there!







This lovely home is a household filled with goodies that are antique, vintage and contemporary. It has a lived in, cozy feeling. The former occupants are world travelers and are very involved in service to people and Los Angeles. Their home reflects their giving hearts and a back yard that is very peaceful.

In the back yard is a one of a kind, 1992, illusional abstract 6 ft maguette by Jeffrey Laudenslager or Laugenslager. The furnishings include a Kohler & Campbell spinet piano & bench, tuxedo & camel back sofas, side tables, lamps, bookshelves, sets of wing chairs w/ottomans, throw pillows, rugs-machine & handmade, coat & cane racks, faux flower arrangements, bric-a-brac, 50” Sony HDTV w/stand & box TVs, players, some books, plant stands, jewelry—silver, turquoise, coral, enamel, lapis, Murano, beads. Raoul Dufy litho “Ascot”, as well as Tarkay lithographs, pool table in oak w/slate blue felt, rack, & 3 cues.

Add to that a bear collection that rivals any to be seen—posters, figurines, signs, lithos, hangings, phone, toys, bronzes, door stops, statues, Christmas, kitchen, plates, tees & more. Antiques include 71 pcs. amber cut-to-clear crystal dishes set, pr. 1880’s husband & wife oil portraits, china, mirror, & more to be unwrapped.

Bath accessories, vanity stool, Aynsley, Capo di Monte, geodes & agates, 24” cloisonné Japanese woman statue, file cabinets, TV tray set, towels, sheets, blankets, table linens & mats, 2 cat climbers, coffee tables, native American Indian items, 30” x 36” beaded parrots wall hanging, paintings, vint. goodies.

Geisha robe & wall hanging, men’s clothes L-XL & shoes 13D, women’s clothes sz 10-14 & med., shoes 9 ½, 2 oak headboard units queen & king w/new mattresses, long oak dresser w/tri-fold mirror, 6’ smoke blue sofa containing 2 recliners, embroidery items, perfume bottles & tray, 4 pc. maple bdrm. suite w/ two dressers.

Kitchen—dishes sets, canister set,  sm. appliances, 2009 Frigidaire Classic double door 26 cu. ft. stainless & black, older ivory Kenmore washer, newer Whirlpool dryer, 36” 70’s table with 2-18” leaves & 4 chairs, barrel chair, silver plate tea service & other accessories, boxes, decanters, luggage, GE single wide fridge upper freezer, folding tables & chairs, chaises, tarps, exercycle, Nordic trak, camping, iron table & 4 chairs, hammock, gas BBQ, 4 lg. planters, above ground spa by Hot Springs Portable Spas (6’x5’, 3 stations, steps, drink tray, cover). Also tiles, garden bric-a-brac, patio tables and much more!

Here is some more information.  Many collector plates in boxes, McCoy and other similar vintage pottery, the bear collection includes black bear, grizzly, polar and panda bears, Asian stone floral arrangements,  antique Irish open cabinet, 20’s-30’s white painted kitchen cabinet w/lead & glass windows, San Blas Island embroideries, outdoor bear fountain, antique French garden pot rack, 19th C. 12″ x 12″ bamboo 4 tier butler, black metal coffee table w/glass top, stained glass window hangings, pewter Dragon smalls collection, Walt Disney Global stamp collection from years of collecting, antique dual rope bed (needs rope) $75 must sell, Egyptian souvenirs – sarcophagus, embroidery, plaque, brass Arabic platter, Middle Eastern trunk, 50’s watercolor, umbrella stands, coat racks, old coal bucket, fireplace tools- 4 pcs. & 6 pcs.,  pr. 1940 block prints-mountain and snow scenes, Empire style chair, pedestals and plant stands, coffee makers, pr. pine bar stools, melamine and stoneware dishes sets, punch bowl & cups, pr. Roman emperor portraits, men’s bike, wicker coffee table, antique/vintage Martin birds house on table 3′ x 2′ x 4 1/2′ tall, tall cat house, park benches, 2 other patio table sets, wood glider rocker & ottoman, iron plant stands, plants & pots, colored handle flatware, pictures, posters, lithos, lamps. That is it for now….come on by!

Studio City 2012

August 12, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Sale Dates and Times:
8/17/2012 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Friday)
8/18/2012 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Saturday)
8/19/2012 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM (Sunday)
8/20/2012 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM (Monday)

We have a shuttle set up for those who need help up and down the driveway!

xxxxx Laurelcrest Drive, Studio City 91604  

Parking is difficult. Please do not block driveways.

From 101 Freeway turn South to Ventura Blvd. Turn Left on Ventura Blvd to Carpenter Ave. Turn right onto Carpenter Ave. Take the 2nd left onto Sunshine Terrace. Turn right onto Laurelwood Dr. Turn left onto Laurelcrest Dr.

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This is a fabulous 1961, contemporary, cliff hanging home with lots of period furnishings & art. It is filled with Danish Modern, Oceana (New Guinea), Asian & Middle Eastern items. From World travelers and residents of some of these countries, you will find a wonderful collection of treasures.

The 1950’s/60’s Danish Modern—2 of each: Drexel Profile dressers, side tables, chests-on-chests, dual headboard. Other Danish pieces include Heritage buffet, side flip top cart, 5’ dining table w/6 chairs & 2-18” leaves,  cylinder table & teak floor lamps, 2 pc. cabinet w/shelves, 2 pc. drop front desk surrounded by drawers & shelves, serving trays w/glass dishes. More-iron bar stool, 3 lite pole floor to ceiling pole lamp, 2 valet jacket stands, a real Eames chair & ottoman, arm chairs w/leather seats, 2 wing chairs in leather & 2 upholstered, 32” sq. side table, modern club chair, lg. oval mag rack, chrome & glass coffee & side table.

Many New Guinea carved & painted masks, statues & bark plaques (they were there in WWII in the Army & visited later). Antiques & ‘style’ sofa, dining table & 6 chairs, 2 large framed French posters—75”x50” Mistinguett by Olav Losriques ‘Woman’ & Henri Le Monnier 1931 drink ad, Art Nouveau stained glass, 19th C. very ornate gilt gesso mirror, Mary Cassatt 1894 photogravure, 6 drawer pine dresser, king head/footboard & mattresses. 50’s & earlier Middle Eastern—4’x 2’x2 ½’ greatly embellished hand hammered & beaded overlay wood trunk, lg. brass tray, tea set, bowls, pitchers, linens, & prayer rug. Asian—Thomasville dresser, 2 Japanese cabinets & 4 panel screens & Japan fabric  red chair, 4 nesting tables, trays, vases, figurines, wall curio w/glass & lots of smalls.

Much fine porcelain bric-a-brac, ceramics, smalls & decorative items. Men’s clothes L,XL,XXL. Size 10M shoes. 42/30 slacks. Kitchen, Christmas, plants, books. Rugs—large sheepskin, Egypt Tut collection, tribal, cotton rag. Many fine mid-century 50’s & 60’s art paintings, etchings, posters—Chagall, Frew, Pitseolak, McDermott. This art list will come out next week. There are no pre-sales! Something for everybody here.

Art Work in this sale:

‘Summer Wanderers Watch Woman Scraping Hide’ by Pitseolak Ashoona (1904-1983) Signed & Numbered 32/50 (Inuit)1961 24″ x 18″

‘Family of Nine’ Ceramic Wall Plaque by Hal Fromhold 1967 18″ x 15″ (Figurines) 23″ x 17 1/2″ (Wood Plaque)

‘Hunting Caribou When I Was Young’ by Holman 1980 21/50

‘A Wider Perspective’ David Hockney 36″ x 32″ Poster on Board 1986

‘Kemble in the Character of Hamlet’ by Sir Thomas Lawrence (1863-1930) Engraved by G. Adcock

‘Edwin Forrest as Hamlet’ by H. Ulke Act 3 Scene 1 (1821-1910) Engraved by C. Bultre 9″ x 11″

Art Deco 1931 Drink Advertisement by Henri Le Monnier (1799-1877) 45″ x 59″

“Bull Fighter Making Friends w/Bull” by John Frew (1875-1955) Watercolor 30″ x 21 1/2″

“Kates Boys” by Robert Tyler Lee 1971 Oil on Canvas 18″ x 24″

“Flowers” by Hoi 91/325 Signed Litho Embossed Butterfly Stamp 22″ x 17″

“For The Sake Of A Single Verse” by Ben Shahn (1898-1969) 373/950

“Pierrot” by Georges H. Rouault (1871-1958) Woodblock from 1938 Portfolio From Circus of the Falling Star 2 1/2″ x 3″

“Clown” by Georges H. Rouault (1871-1958) Woodblock from        ”              ”  ?

“Les Visages” by Georges H. Rouault Woodblock 6″ x 8″

“Mistinguett” by Daniel DeLosques (1880-1915) Impression by A Chachoin Mericourt, Paris Antique Poster 45″ x 79 1/2″

‘Night Approaching #2″ by Howard Bradford Original Sergraph Lane Galleries Westwood, California 34 1/2″ x 18″

“L’Enfant’ by Andre Derain (1890-1954) Etching 13″ x 10 1/2” Stamp Signed

“Nu De Dos” 1956 by Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Original Etching 12″ x 16″

“Salzburg Rooftops” ? by Herbert Breiter (1927-  ) Stone Lithograph 17 1/4″ x 17 1/4″ 141/275

“Nu Drape” by Manuel Ruiz-Pipo (1929-  ) Litho 27″ x 20 1/2″

“Cervantes” by Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Original Etching Signed 8″ x 6″

“Flowers” Abstract by Bennett 30/200 Litho 23″ x 18″

Reid Miles Photographer “Fruits” 25 1/2″ x 35 1/2″

“7 Shadow Men” ? by Ben Shahn (1898-1969)

“Nude Woman Sitting” by Cheryl 1986 (Faded) 12″ x 16″

“Dark Grouping of People” 1965 Imp. by Diane McDermott Ed. of 20

“Americke Divaldo” Dneska Poster

“Nestor’s Tales of the Trojan War” by Pablo Picass0 Originally Published by A.Skira 1931

“Chelsea Girl” by Mary Cassatt 1894 Photogravure

‘”Modern Checkerboard” Small Framed Print by Paul Klee

“Bird in Circle” by Emila Yardiz 12/100

“Bottles” by Emila Yardiz 41/50

And More………..