Encino – Amestoy Estates – Bianca Ave Cul-de-Sac

September 7, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Saturday, September 13, 2014 – 10:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday, September 14, 2014 – 11:00am – 5:00pm

Monday, September 15, 2014 – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Bianca Avenue, Encino 91316

North of Ventura Blvd between Encino Avenue and Louise Avenue

Off of Weddington Avenue

Only three days! Escrow Closes!

There will be No Jewelry at this Sale!

Just two blocks away from our past June sale, this is the ‘Art House’ complete with its own art gallery. There are many 1960’s artists represented. Much is original art: 10+ Original James Francis Gill, John Paul Jones, Lester Johnson, Gaston Lachaise, Jan Stussy, Leonard Baskin, Marvin Cherney, Jean Louis Forain, Rick Herold, Jack Levine, Enrique Montenegro, CA Nasse, Robert Andrew Parker, Umberto Romano, Richard Segalman. Also, photos by professional photographer and owner, Majorie Aaron. There are many more paintings that are stored in the garage; 100’s of pieces of artwork that we will list tonight! Many vintage framed reproductions by Picasso, Klee, Cezanne’, Chagall. Antique & Vintage Japanese prints. Oils by F. Yeun. 1840’s portraits. Lithos signed by Tadashi Naykama. Original posters by Chagall art exhibits in the 60’s.

Coffee tables, side tables, barware, wood wall sculpture, Fr. arm chairs, rocking chairs, club chairs, tapestry rug hangings, sofas, books, patio furniture, dining tables, cabinets, red leather chair & ottoman, mirrors, long buffet, lamps Cunard Line Europe America poster, king size bed w/brass head board, night stands, dressers, cabinet, folk art, vanity bench, Persian print, Maxfield Parrish pictures, bookcase, desk, 2 – 2 drawer file cabinets, kite, household, decorative, African & European bric-a-brac, plants, porcelain dishes, silverplate holloware, crystal, antiques & vintage contemporary items, kitchen and more.

Here are some better pictures. We are still setting up and will add photos as we can.

Here is a partial list of items, if this is easier for you to see…

26 pc Radfors’s Fenton Victorian Coffee Set
4′ – 1970’s Octagonal Table w/2 18″ Leaves & 6 Chairs
2 Hall Tables
8′ Carved Oak Low Buffet Cabinet
Pair Ormolu Style Bowls
Waterford Crystal
Crystal Dessert Dishes Goblets, Basket, Decanters
Steuben Bowl & Pitcher
23 pc Custom Gilt Tea Set – Tiffany & Company
Pair Glass Tops w/ India Carved & Painted Bases
6 French Country Chairs
Lime Green Tuxedo Sofa & Love Seat
1960’s 13′ x 7′ Danish Modern Wall Unit
2 Side Tables – 24″ x 24″
Imari Lamp
Copper Bowl
Unsigned Painted Plaster of Paris Male Nude Statue
Antique European Butcher Block w/Drawer Base
Pewter Goblet Set
Antique Silver Plate Goblet
Kashmir & Italian Painted Trays
1960’s European Hotel Ashtrays
8 Colored Glass Goblets
Black Wedgwood Dresser Set
Bronze Exercising Woman
Glazed Art Pottery
Grecian Pottery Pieces
Woven Baskets
Carved Folk Sandpiper
Religious Figurines
Contemporary Drop Leaf Walnut Table
Small Royal Daulton Toby Mugs
Antique Porcelain Cream & Lavender Coffee Samovar Set
Antique Eleanor Wakefield Gran Clock, Gatewood England
Oak Coffee Table w/Pull Out Shelves
Porcelain Plates
71″ Baby Grand Piano – Conover
Ivory Damask Sofa & Club Chair
Abusson Rug – 9′ x 12′
Gilt & Glass Metal Coffee Table
Pair Fostoria Pedestal Bowls
Bamboo/Hieroglyphics Wall Tapestry – 4′ x 6′
African Statues
6 Oak Dining Chairs
Contemporary Carved Wood Wall Sculpture – ‘Lovers’
T. Makayasma Signed Lithographs – 1960’s
1975 Italian Mixed Media Oil by Gionini Feusti – ‘R.R. Station’
Arm Chairs & Ottomans
Pair Ivory French Fautieul Arm Chairs
Ivory Damask
Chinese Embossed Coffee Table
French Settee
Pair French Corner Chairs – need caning
Standing Lamps
Hand Made Silk Needlepoint Wall Tapestry – 5 1/2′ x 2′
6′ Contemporary Low Teak Buffet
Duncan Phyfe 5′ Mahogany Dining Table w/6 Chairs & 3-12″ Leaves
Art Nouveau Buffett Side Board
Iron/Leather/Glass Hall Table
6′ French Conversation Settee
Light Oak & Brass Baker’s Rack
Pair Turn O’ Century C. 1900 Rockers
Antique Triangle Side Table
Area Rugs
Porcelain & Pottery Table Lamps
French Desk
2 Poster Queen Iron Crafted Bed
Italian Settee
Rich Brown Leather Tufted Chair & Ottoman
Out Of Print Art Books – Lautrec, Picasso, Matisse, Weston Miro, Bruegel, Rodin, Botticelli, Innes, Bellows, Klee, Cubism, Etc.
Also – History, Philosophy, Science, Railroad, Boats, Cookbooks
Small Chinese Tables
VHS Tapes
Gillem Reid ‘Tulips’, ‘Japanese March’
Pair Carved Side Tables
Cheval Mirror
Tagged St. John Women’s Clothes 50% off Tagged Price
Antique Chaval Mirror
Ornate Clawfoot Fretwork Brass King Headboard
King Mattress Set
Carved Oak Low Console Cabinet
Table Linens
Antique Desk
Salt Box Collection
Silver Plate Dishes
Drinking Glasses
Small Appliances – Microwave, Can Opener, Mr Coffee, Espresso Machine
New Kenmore Coldspot Side by Side White Refrigerator
New LG Direct Drive Washer & Dryer-gas
Casseroles & Serving Dishes
Kitchen Item
Metal Wall Shelf
Pair Pen & Ink Drawings by Ecuador L. Puente, 1978
4 Black Hon 4 Drawer Metal Dile Cabinets
6 Drawer Desk w/Formica Top
Desk Chair
2 – 2Drawer White File Cabinets
E-Mac Computer, 14″ Screen
Office Supplies
6′ Art Display Bench
6′ Futon Look Sofa, Tan & Black
Large Black Painted Carved Buffett
Potted Plants
4 Iron Chairs w/Cushions
Brown & Jordon Table & 4 Chairs
2 Brown & Jordon Chaises – need re-weaving
2 Side Tables
2 Wicker Pieces – Chaise & Chair w/Ottoman
Contemporary Set Bistro Table & 2 Chairs
1940’s Sugar Ray Leonard Gas Exercise Bike
F. Yuen Oil Paintings
Antique Japanese Prints
Ethnic & Oriental Items

Bel Air Estate 2014

September 5, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 


Fri, Sep 5, 2014 – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Sat, Sep 6, 2014 – 10:00am – 5:00pm

Sun, Sep 7, 2014 – 12:00pm – 5:00pm

Mon, Sep 8, 2014 – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Tue, Sep 9, 2014 – 10:00am – 4:00pm

Verano Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90077

South of Mulholland, North of Sunset

We have 24 hour security on site.

Please do not park in peoples driveways. Cars will be towed.

Parking is allowed on both sides of street

This is a wonderful house, circa 1950, all original with residents having been there for 64 years! Having survived the 1961 Bel Air fire, it faces a mountainous slope of cactus.

He was an electronics and radio expert with Hughes Aircraft, with vintage equipment and many books to match his scientific work at home.  Added, there is a great portion of a 2400 sq. ft. home of a TV executive.

*ALSO – PART ONE of Billie Nelson-Tyrrell’s Doll Museum & Emporium remaining dolls & toys after the Theriault’s Auction a while ago.

10 Showcases are there from the Museum. PROFILES IN HISTORY of Calabasas will be selling 60 lots of the outstanding celebrity doll collection October 19th. Hopefully, more at PIH auction towards Christmas and Hanukkah.

The doll museum includes dolls-boxed Madame Alexander, plushies, Barbie’s, G.I. Joe’s, handmade dolls, others, as well as commemorative plates, ephemera, tins, figurines, bric-a-brac, doll & antique children pictures/ads & magazine covers.

This sale has antiques, vintage, and contemporary furnishings, high end decorative accessories, (art-1964 & antique pictures, prints & paintings (TBD) These items will be at our next sale), much costume & silver jewelry, books, 2 baby grand pianos-Kawai & Conover, china sets, porcelains & urns, crystal, silver plate pieces. Rugs-Aubusson, Moroccan, Asian, Turkish, hall tables, a painted cabinet, a wine tasting table, sofas-L/shape, vintage & Asian, dining tables & chairs, desks-modern & rustic, lamps, mirrors, vases, chandeliers & electrified pot racks, sculptures, bronzes, ornate coffee tables, ant.

Chinese side tables, Kreiss chaise, chair and ottoman, tall carved 12-drawer document dresser, busts, African chief wall mount tribal scepter, French corner chairs, ottomans, arm chair & upholstered settee, 4 new Charles & Charles leather/ Jacobean leg side chairs, 2 long wood buffets, tea cart,stereo system, 2 flat screen TVs, 4 iron patio chairs, vintage patio table,  match strikers/paperweights/salt box/ink well collections, boxes, plants, pr. burgundy velvet salon chairs, Baccarat stemware, Tiffany gilt demitasse tea set, cloisonne’, figurines,  antique reclining chair, steamer trunk, Tumi & Louis Vuitton luggage, pr. concrete Della Robbia garden fixtures, sterling flatware & pieces, floor lamps, sheets, towels & bedding, linens & tablecloths, vanity items, kitchen, 4 & 7 panel  Asian wall screens, antique Grandfather’s clock, 1920’s leather floor screen. 7 white 6’x6’x18″ deep display cabinets w/ shelf racks, shelves, 2 glass doors each & 3 black 36″x6′ cabs.

Here is a list of items in each room. Pictures are below.

Living Room

Dining Room

1 Art Nouveau Hutch (1890s-1910) 28 5′ Mahogany Buffet Dresser
2 Eleanor Wakefield Gateshead England Antique  Grandfather Clock 29 1803 Oil Portrait of Mr. Ferguson
3 Conover Mahogany Baby Grand Piano 30 5′ Mahogany Dining Room Table & 6 Chairs
4 Pair of 1840s Man & Woman Portraits 31 Tall Dark Wicker Lamp with Red Fabric
5 Pair Pink 1940’s Club Chairs 32 Bamboo Mirror
6 Square Mahogany Side Table w/Bottom Shelf 33 4 Leather Charles & Charles Side Chairs
7 1950’s Magnavox Mahogany TV/Record Player 34 Fernand Leger French Poster
8 6′ 1950’s Mauve Couch 35 Small Bed Table w/ Inlaid Wood Shell
9 4′ Rectangular Asian Mahogany Coffee Table 36 Playbill Collage Artwork-Andrew Lloyd Webber
10 Antique French Arm Chair 37 Howard by Kawai Baby Grand Piano
11 5′ Oak Buffet Cabinet 38 Ant. Chinese Carved Wood Table
12 Chromolithograph of The Royal Family of Great Britain-1887 Queen Victoria 39 Metropolitan Opera Poster-Marc Chagall
13 African Tribal Chief Walking Stick 39a Raoul Dufy At the Races Print
14 French Ships’s Barometer (1880s)
15 G.H Rothe Mixed Media Poster


16 Japanese Hooked Rug Sample
17 French Deux Poster 40 5′ Kitchen/WineTasting Table
18 Steuben Small Bowl 41 1950 Gaffers & Sattlers Gas Stove
19 Three Waterford Candle Holders 42 Kenmore Single Wide Refrigerator (pick up Thursday)
20 Tiffany & Co. Single Rose Vase 43 Art Deco Kitchen Table and 4 Chairs
21 Baccarat Octagonal Wine Glasses Tall (set of 3) 44 1950 Expanding Maple Kitchen Table 6 Chairs
22 Baccarat Otagonal Wine Glasses Short (Set of 8) 45 French White and Yellow Rooster Chandelier
23 Baccarat Whiskey Glasses (set of 5) 46 Pot Rack Figural Rooster Chandelier & Finial
24 Baccarat Champagne Flutes (set of 5) 47 Kay Ameche- Walden Pond in the Spring
25 Baccarat Shot Glasses (set of 6) 48 Frank Horvat 1957 Bar Scene Photo
26 9′ x 12′ Large Silk Area Rug Cost $15k 48a 4 Wicker Chairs w/Cushions
27 French Countryside Oil Painting  SOLD
27a Standing Gilt Easel
27b Pr. Verdi Gris Lion Figural Bookends

Jewelry Room

27c Pr. Antique Prints Captain William S Bligh & Lady Catherine 1760’s Era
27d 3 Piece Ormolu Antique Clock Set 76 Vintage Vanity Dresser
27e 3 Teak Bookcases As Is (pick up Thursday) 77 F. Yuen Mother and daughter in field
27f Wynn Las Vegas Mario Cosfoisius “Lovers” Murano Glass By Oggetii 78 F. Yuen Young Girl
27g Greek Bronze Statue 79 Pr. Gesso French Corner Chairs
27h Baccarat Cut Wine (set of 6) 80 Needlepoint Balloon Chair
27i Imari Lamp 81 Round White Table w/Glass Top
27j Centuries Old Book Plate With Text 82 5′ Grey Side Table/Desk
83 Grey Ottoman

Master Bedroom

84 Art Deco Lamp
85 5’x3′ Silk Area Rug
49 Antique Recliner Chair w/Metal Fixtures 86 3’x2′ Silk Area Rug
50 Pair of Vintage suitcases 86A Vanity Stool
51 Pr. Blue Painted Chests
52 Temperpedic King Mattress

Master Bathroom

53 Brass King Headboard
54 Pr. Antique White Ceramic Jug Lamps-As Is 70 Le Monde Des Chimeres Paris Poster
55 Vintage Louis Vuitton Suitcases Set of 3 71 Tall Flower Holder w/o Plant
56 Large Black Steamer Trunk 72 Square Light Wood Table
57 Antique Side Chair with Cane Seat 73 Pink Circular Table
58 Small Round Table w/ Barley Twist Legs 74 Ray- Abstract Lady
59 Standing Cheval Mirror 75 Large Oval White Mirror
60 White/Yellow 19th C. 1860 Dresser Painted Needs Re-Finishing
61 Silver Mirror


62 L’Art Independent 1937 Poster
63 Paul Klee 1964 Poster 87 Rustic Wood Desk and Chair
64 L. Gluck Virgin Island Watercolor Painting 88 4′ Wood Dresser
65 Galerie Beyler Basel Braque 1968 Poster 89 Wood Mirror
66 Paris L’Opera Poster by Marc Chagall 90 Twin Mattress and Bedframe (Pick Up Thurs)
67 Picasso 1903-1907 Poster 91 Small Wood Side Table
68 Large Pine Sunburst Mirror 92 6 Drawer Wood Desk
69 Pair of Metal Sconces 93 Rolling Desk Chair
69a Watercolor D.F. Schwartz – Listed Artist 94 Spitfire By Barrie Clark
95 Green Hassock
96 Brown Leather Arm Chair


97 12’x8′ Area Rug   SOLD
98 40″ Sony Television (Pick Up Thurs.)
128 Intricately Carved Mahogany 12 Drawer Document Cabinet Filing Cabinet 99 TV Stand
129 Pr. Beige & Black Club Chairs w/Ottomans
130 6′ Foot Modern Beige Couch


131 Set of 3 Lacquer Black Nesting Tables
132 4’x2′ Distressed South Asian Trunk Coffee Table 100 Pr. India Carved Bases w/Round Glass Tops
133 Rattan Table w/ White Top 101 Sony Stereo Equipment/Case
134 Tall Cast Iron Standing Lamp 102 40″ Sony Television – Moved to Office
135 5′ Metal Sofa Table w/Beveled Glass Top 103 Pair of Fisher Standing Speakers
136 Asian Stone Bust 104 5 Sony Speakers
137 3′ Asian Painted Wood Temple Idol 105 The Old Skating Pond- Kay Ameche
138 3 1/2′ Intricate South East Asian Painted Wood Temple Idol 106 Gilt Mirror
139 60s White Painted Metal Lamp Table 107 Pacific Coast Highway-Kay Ameche
140 Small Square Antique Wood Cabinet w/Shelf 108 Metal Bar Cart with Glass Top
141 Sunday Drive- Kay Ameche 109 3 Red Stacking Tables
142 Antique Octagonal Oak Chinese Wood Chest 110 White Round Vintage Patio Table
143 Tall Metal Desk Lamp 111 Set of 4 Metal Chairs w/Cushion’s
144 8’x4′ Antique Moroccan Hand Loomed Rug 112 Pair of Black Metal Patio Chairs
145 10′ Bernhardt “L” Shaped Cream Slip Cover Sectional Sofa 113 Green Leaf Plant Stand
146 4’x3′ Chinese Gold Embossed Coffee Table 114 Pair of Swirl Plant Stands
147 Pr. Red Velvet Salon Chairs 115 Kreiss Style Blue Wicker Lounge Chair
148 Chinese Carved Teak & Marble Inlaid Side Table 116 Kreiss Purple Wicker Chair and Ottoman
149 Ant. ChineseTwo-Tiered Carved Table 117 Rectangular Acrylic Table
150 Chinese Black Handpainted Wood Table 118 3’x2′ White Kashmir India Cashmere Rugs Ea.
151 Red Floral Chinese Hand Painted Lamp-As Is 119 5’x4′ Tribal Rug
152 Carved Chinese Wood Table w/ Marble Insert 120 6’x4′ Red Rug
153 Antique Champleve Urn Lamp 121 Antique 3’x3′ Orange Hand Loomed Rugs  Ea.
154 Small Porcelain Hand Painted Vase Lamp -As Is 122 Pr. Concrete Cascading Della Robbia Fixtures
155 8’x5′ Antique Oriental Wool Rug 123 Carved Wood Sheep Figure
156 4′ Chinese Red Laquer Sofa Table 124 White Metal Southern Table & 4 Iron Chairs
157 Antique 3′ Kilim Upholstered Bench 125 White Eagle Statue
158 9′ 8 Panel Embrodered Silk Chinese Screen 126 Small Contemporary White Table & 2 Chairs
159 1920’s 3-Panel Leather Painted Screen- As Is 127 Cylindrical White and Black Lamp
160 White and Blue Ceramic Acorn Lamp 127a 8 French Country Chairs
161 6’x4′ Antique Oriental Apricot Wool Rug Pots and Plants                                           Each
162 8′ Carved 4 Drawer Oak Buffet Cactus                                                        Each
163 Pair of Etched Brass Asian Canister Lamps
164 Pr. Lg. Ornate Gold & Ceramic Chalices
165 Ornate Red Porcelain & Brass Floral Standing Candlestick


166 8’x4′ Hand Loomed Orange Moroccan Rug 3 Black Display Cases                                  Each
167 Pair of Tall Brass Lamps Standing Mirror
168 French Settee w/Yellow & Red Upholstery Pair Light Wood Mediterranean Side Tables
169 Gilt Metal Coffee Table w/ Beveled Glass Top 2 Filing Cabinets
170 Metal Palm Leaf Chandelier Twin Rollaway Bed
171 Corner Carved Wood Wicker Chair-As Is Suitcases                                                      Each
172 19th C. Chinese 4-Panel Painted Screen-As Is Mitsubishi Television
173 Distressed Beveled Painted Floral Mirror Wood Desk
174 Distressed Floral Painted Cabinet Desk Chair
175 Brass Tall Standing Lamp Table Exercycle
176 6′ Antique French Salon Settee Books                                                             Each
177 3′ Large Carved Pine Extention Desk Electronic Equipment – 1950’s – 1960’s
178 24″x 24″ Black Lacquer Stand Rosemoor Animal Park Sign “We Bought A Zoo”
179 1940s Drop Leaf Table Raul Jonas Print
180 6 Antique Carved Oak Chairs w/Coat of Arm Motif Raul Jonas Print
181 1940s Tripod Mahogany Revolving Side Table Rolling Desk Chairs                                   Each
182 Pr. Fr. Style Ottomans w/ 4 Cushions Framed Photograph of African Man
183 8′ Carved Black Lacquer Buffet A Day at the Races Photo
184 1913 Silver Plate Acorn/Oak Leaves Tray Seismicity of California Poster 1808-1987
185 Antique Black and Gilt Tea Canister Lamp Impresario Ambroise Vollard
186 Guratze Bronze Horse 8″x8″ 19th Century Ferrari Poster
187 Pair of Man and Woman Plaster Busts Circle Gallery Soho Poster
188 8′ Rustic Dining Table w/ 8 Upholstered Chairs
189 1920s Oak Desk
190 Amadio Smith of Laguna Pottery Jar
191 6′ French Brown & Gold Settee
192 Rustic Raised Chest
193 Gilt Grapes and Floral Jar
194 Figural Leaf Standing Metal Lamp
195 Pair of 36″ Cherub Chandeliers
196 Metal Leaves Chandelier
197 5’x31″ Rustic Butcher Block and Stand
198 Pot Rack w/Food Warmers Chandelier
199 3’x80″ Custom Rustic Front Door
200 Pair of Rustic Bi-Fold Doors
201 Small Square Marble Top Table  7 Large6’x6’x18″ White Showcase Cabinets
202 6’x9′  Red Area Rug  For Antique Malls or Collectibles at Home
203 10’x5′ Orange Wool Area Rug