Encino – Amestoy Estates 2015

February 19, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Friday, February 27th From 9:00 to 3:00

Saturday, February 28th from 9:00 to 4:00

Sunday, March 1st from 12:00 to 5:00

Monday, March 2nd from 10:00 to 3:00

Tuesday, March 3 From 10:00 to 3:00

 Weddington Street, Encino, 91316

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North of Ventura Blvd, West of Balboa Blvd

Please see pictures below.

We are presenting a stunning 8500 sq. ft. custom Southern U.S. architectural style mansion on 1-½ acres. Complete with elegant grounds, a redwood grove, pool, tennis court, servant’s quarters and guesthouse, wine cellar & pool house, this elegant estate was built by Arthur Anderson & designed by his wife, Shirley Buchanan, in the 1970’s. The Andersons, Arthur, a father, established businessman, tennis clubs owner & PGA golfer, & Shirley, a mother, magazine cover girl, movie & TV actress who began her career prior to 1945.

A number of items here came from movie producer, Harry Joe Brown’s estate in Beverly Hills in 1934, when Arthur’s father, Carl, also a golfer, purchased it. There is also a copper 8-lite chandelier from “Snortin’ Ridge” in Lancaster, Ohio. Arthur & Dean Martin had a standing golf date every day at noon at the Bel Air Country Club. Thus, the home is filled with golf memorabilia, celebrity photos, golf balls, 7 bags w/clubs including a Tiger Woods in BIG letters signed golf bag, vintage trophies & starlet paintings & memorabilia of Shirley.

The antique & vintage furnishings include silk damask sofas & ottomans, black & brown stripe living & dining room suites, 2 driftwood coffee tables & 2 lamps by Alexander Gerard member of the design house of Herman Miller famous in the 50s/60’s, 18th-19th C. 5’ ornate gilt convex American eagle mirror, side tables, chairs, carved wood leather chairs, coffee tables, desks & desk chairs, dining tables, snooker table w/racks, lamps, Murano glass, brass & India silver statues.

Large 19th C. chifferobe, “The Golfer” & eagle bronze, plaster busts, sofa tables, marble standing cigar ashtray, fireplace screens & tools, 1919 Apollo baby grand piano w/2 lyre chair bench, mirrors, silver plate & sterling serving pieces & trophies, oil paintings, watercolors, & prints, antique umbrellas/canes stand, two queen beds set w/red toile upholstered 2 mattress wide headboard, dressers, club chairs, wicker pieces, wood bar, poker table/w 6 chairs.

Twin beds, Dux CA king mattress & leather headboard set, comforters, lg. & sm. area rugs-Persian & design, books, rocking chairs, easel, clocks, bookends, 1830’s settee & chairs set, Asian & Medieval style chests, vases & cache pots, bed step stool, plaques, & fainting couch, sewing box, baker’s racks, throw pillows, figurines & bric-a-brac, bookcases, cigar humidors, Christophle cigar ashtray new in box, and JEWELRY.

Large TVs, toys, men’s clothes-size 9 ½-10-10 1/2 shoes, boots, golf, medium & large shirts & slacks, tennis club patio furniture –ashtrays, table & benches, wrought iron patio furniture & design drawings & garage. Faux plants. Two large marble lions that retail at $30,000 a pair. (Best High Offer) Too much more to list!

More!!! Hundreds of Cigar boxes in wood and cardboard, antique linens, kitchen, ornate breakfast room table and chairs, copper, Shirley Buchanan memorabilia collection including Miss Peter Pan Peanut Butter and 1947 L.A. Boat Show Queen Pin-Up & trophy and more, Huge knotty pine wall unit from 1950’s, exercise equipment, side chairs, globes, faux plants & arrangements, books, sm. refrigerator, microwave, garden, 4 pedestal columns w/large glass top dining table, wicker furniture, ladies vintage clothes.


Sharon J. Achtyes (20th Century Colorado) Clemente Spampinato (1912-1993 New York, NY)
Winter majesty – landscape and mountains The Golfer
Three architectural renderings of tennis clubs After Jules Moigniez (1835-1894 French)
Each signed: Mario Rosiello Eagle taking flight, 20th Century recast
After Alfred William Strutt (1856-1924 British) Contemporary work on paper
In a Fix (Old woman crossing stream in a wagon carrying fowl) Indistinctly signed and dated in pencil lower right: Forace ? ‘91
Roy Dimitri Parsons (1926-2007 Los Angeles, CA) 20th Century Decorative Paris street scene
The Revelation Indistinctly signed lower right: W. Buratty (?)
Roy Dimitri Parsons (1926-2007 Los Angeles, CA) Theodorus van Oorschot (1910-1989 Dutch)
Untitled (Surrealist coastal scene with birds) (?) European street scene
Signed and dated lower left: Dimitri ‘63
Acrylic on masonite Edward Runci (1921-1985 Los Angeles, CA)
Floral still life with hat
Nelly Day (20th Century French)
Keane-style girl with big eyes on a Paris street Charles White (mid-20th Century New York, NY)
Portrait of Shirley Buchanan
Roger de la Corbiere (1893-1974 French)
Moonlit seascape Antoine Blanchard (1910-1988 French)
Paris Street scene (possible Place Denfert-Rochereau or Place de la Chatalet)
Mid-20th Century Chinese bay scene with junk
Signed lower right: Rondini Giuseppe Carosi (20th Century Italian)
Figures walking in a winter landscape
Mid-20th Century Portraits of Art Anderson and Shirley Buchanan
Mid-20th Century Still life with candle
Edward Runci (1921-1985 Los Angeles, CA) Signed lower right: D. Nalla