A Parliament of Owls

Sale closes 22 April 2019 - 19:00

Sale 8725A
IMPORTANT NOTE: THIS IS AN INTERNET ONLY SALE.

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Sale 8725A - Lot 1 - A stylised  white bisque porcelain owl on marble base, Jonathon Adler Menagerie Collection. 25 x 36cm

Lot 1,   [clock31518007]

A stylised white bisque porcelain owl on marble base, Jonathon Adler Menagerie Collection. 25 x 36cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $130 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 2 - Large Drip-Finished Brutalist Metal Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jere circa 1970,. Height 38cm

Lot 2,   [clock31518009]

Large Drip-Finished Brutalist Metal Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jere circa 1970,. Height 38cm

Estimate: $200 - $300

Current Top Bid : $70 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 3 - A pair of Blenko Vintage clear art glass Owl form bookends by Joel Myers. Height 17.5cm

Lot 3,   [clock31518016]

A pair of Blenko Vintage clear art glass Owl form bookends by Joel Myers. Height 17.5cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 4 - A large mid century Italian pottery owl in blue and green, marked 8222 to base, height:  30cm together with a vintage Bassano owl in...

Lot 4,   [clock31518025]

A large mid century Italian pottery owl in blue and green, marked 8222 to base, height: 30cm together with a vintage Bassano owl in...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Current Top Bid : $80 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 5 - 1960s Brutalist Metal Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jeré. Height 42cm

Lot 5,   [clock31518032]

1960s Brutalist Metal Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jeré. Height 42cm

Estimate: $200 - $300

Current Top Bid : $190 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 6 - Two 1960s Italian pottery Owls by Ivo De Santis for Gli Etruschi. Height of taller 20cm

Lot 6,   [clock31518038]

Two 1960s Italian pottery Owls by Ivo De Santis for Gli Etruschi. Height of taller 20cm

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $30 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 7 - Group of five assorted brass owls, tallest 19cm.

Lot 7,   [clock31518040]

Group of five assorted brass owls, tallest 19cm.

Estimate: $30 - $50

Current Top Bid : $30 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 8 - A set of three rustic pottery owls, see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil together with another grey decorative example in res...

Lot 8,   [clock31518043]

A set of three rustic pottery owls, see no evil, hear no evil and speak no evil together with another grey decorative example in res...

Estimate: $20 - $40

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 9 - A pair of decorative stylised timber and  white metal owls by Nicholas Fenton together with another in brass effect. Tallest: 30cm

Lot 9,   [clock31518046]

A pair of decorative stylised timber and white metal owls by Nicholas Fenton together with another in brass effect. Tallest: 30cm

Estimate: $30 - $50

Current Top Bid : $20 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 10 - Vintage Murano amber glass owl, height 17cm

Lot 10,   [clock31518051]

Vintage Murano amber glass owl, height 17cm

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 11 - Pair of mid century modern Japanese porcelain owls by Takahashi. Height 24cm (used to cover hairspray containers)

Lot 11,   [clock31518059]

Pair of mid century modern Japanese porcelain owls by Takahashi. Height 24cm (used to cover hairspray containers)

Estimate: $80 - $120

Current Top Bid : $45 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 12 - A mid century modern opaque lucite owl sculpture. Height 37cm

Lot 12,   [clock31518062]

A mid century modern opaque lucite owl sculpture. Height 37cm

Estimate: $150 - $250

Current Top Bid : $20 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 13 - A contemporary brass owl sculpture with two birds on a branch. Height 26cm

Lot 13,   [clock31518065]

A contemporary brass owl sculpture with two birds on a branch. Height 26cm

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 14 - Two brutalist modern owl sculptures with green glass eyes, one in brass effect on a painted timber base, the other in silvered tin o...

Lot 14,   [clock31518069]

Two brutalist modern owl sculptures with green glass eyes, one in brass effect on a painted timber base, the other in silvered tin o...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 15 - A cloisonné owl. Height 5.5cm

Lot 15,   [clock31518072]

A cloisonné owl. Height 5.5cm

Estimate: $10 - $20

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 16 - A pair of vintage DAS design ice flow owl bookends.. height 11cm

Lot 16,   [clock31518074]

A pair of vintage DAS design ice flow owl bookends.. height 11cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 17 - A Group of three pottery owls including Italian Tawny, Mottahedeh Barn Owl and B Nikolaou handmade example, tallest 32cm

Lot 17,   [clock31518078]

A Group of three pottery owls including Italian Tawny, Mottahedeh Barn Owl and B Nikolaou handmade example, tallest 32cm

Estimate: $80 - $120

Current Top Bid : $80 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 18 - Fabergé style group of three trinket boxes and a keyring. Largest height 7cm

Lot 18,   [clock31518083]

Fabergé style group of three trinket boxes and a keyring. Largest height 7cm

Estimate: $20 - $40

Sale 8725A - Lot 19 - A contemporary celadon glazed leaf bowl with perched owl sentinels. Width 22cm

Lot 19,   [clock31518087]

A contemporary celadon glazed leaf bowl with perched owl sentinels. Width 22cm

Estimate: $20 - $40

Current Top Bid : $35 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 20 - A group of four clear glass owls including a Baccarat barn owl height 10cm, a bowl form piece, a stylised paperweight and a lalique...

Lot 20,   [clock31518090]

A group of four clear glass owls including a Baccarat barn owl height 10cm, a bowl form piece, a stylised paperweight and a lalique...

Estimate: $80 - $120

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 21 - A stylised brass owl jardiniere, Height 16cm together with a vintage MCM Chris Petersen aluminium owl sculpture. height 10cm

Lot 21,   [clock31518097]

A stylised brass owl jardiniere, Height 16cm together with a vintage MCM Chris Petersen aluminium owl sculpture. height 10cm

Estimate: $30 - $50

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 22 - A mid century brutalist metal and driftwood sculpture of an owl on a marble base. Height 25cm

Lot 22,   [clock31518107]

A mid century brutalist metal and driftwood sculpture of an owl on a marble base. Height 25cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $10 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 23 - A group of seven Italian owls in Alabaster, onyx and soapstone . tallest. height 14cm

Lot 23,   [clock31518110]

A group of seven Italian owls in Alabaster, onyx and soapstone . tallest. height 14cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 24 - Three mid century modern ceramic stylised porcelain owls in vibrant colourways, one signed pina, another indistinctly signed. Talle...

Lot 24,   [clock31518114]

Three mid century modern ceramic stylised porcelain owls in vibrant colourways, one signed pina, another indistinctly signed. Talle...

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $20 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 25 - A pair of silvered pewter owls with glass bead eyes by the Corbell silver company. Height 15cm

Lot 25,   [clock31518119]

A pair of silvered pewter owls with glass bead eyes by the Corbell silver company. Height 15cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $10 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 26 - A Rikaro art glass owl. Height 21cm

Lot 26,   [clock31518120]

A Rikaro art glass owl. Height 21cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $20 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 27 - A heavy guage Indian bronze sculpture on an owl. Height 25cm

Lot 27,   [clock31518121]

A heavy guage Indian bronze sculpture on an owl. Height 25cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 28 - A Svetoslav Djalazov Owl Sculpture for Austin Prod Mid Century 1968. Height 33cm on timber base, together with a white glazed example..

Lot 28,   [clock31518123]

A Svetoslav Djalazov Owl Sculpture for Austin Prod Mid Century 1968. Height 33cm on timber base, together with a white glazed example..

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $80 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 29 - Cleo Hartwig (1911-1988, American),

Lot 29,   [clock31518124]

Cleo Hartwig (1911-1988, American), "Owl," resin statue, signed verso, on an ebonized wooden base, Statue- Height 27cm

Estimate: $300 - $500

Current Top Bid : $600 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 30 - A Jonathon Adler stylised glazed pottery owl bowl.  Length 38cm

Lot 30,   [clock31518125]

A Jonathon Adler stylised glazed pottery owl bowl. Length 38cm

Estimate: $30 - $50

Current Top Bid : $45 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 31 - A pair of Blenko mid century modern amber glass owl bookends. Height 18cm

Lot 31,   [clock31518126]

A pair of Blenko mid century modern amber glass owl bookends. Height 18cm

Estimate: $100 - $200

Current Top Bid : $10 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 32 - A six piece mid century modern brutalist torch sculpted owl orchestra with green glass eyes, in the style of Curtis Jere, some piece...

Lot 32,   [clock31518132]

A six piece mid century modern brutalist torch sculpted owl orchestra with green glass eyes, in the style of Curtis Jere, some piece...

Estimate: $200 - $300

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 33 - A vintage art glass owl with brown base colour.  Height 18cm

Lot 33,   [clock31518133]

A vintage art glass owl with brown base colour. Height 18cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 34 - A group of bronze owl items including figurines, bell etc with turquoise finish.

Lot 34,   [clock31518137]

A group of bronze owl items including figurines, bell etc with turquoise finish.

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $120 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 35 - A group of glazed pottery owls in various colourways.  Tallest 14cm

Lot 35,   [clock31518143]

A group of glazed pottery owls in various colourways. Tallest 14cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 36 - Two mid century modern torch cut brutalist metal sculptures of owls in branches, one on a cork base, the other timber. Taller 33cm

Lot 36,   [clock31518145]

Two mid century modern torch cut brutalist metal sculptures of owls in branches, one on a cork base, the other timber. Taller 33cm

Estimate: $50 - $80

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 37 - Three decorative graduated ceramic owls with large eyes. USA Tallest 18cm

Lot 37,   [clock31518147]

Three decorative graduated ceramic owls with large eyes. USA Tallest 18cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sale 8725A - Lot 38 - A group of three metalware owl form tea light holders in mute tones. Tallest. 45cm

Lot 38,   [clock31518149]

A group of three metalware owl form tea light holders in mute tones. Tallest. 45cm

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 39 - A group of four decorative highly glazed owls , tallest 25cm

Lot 39,   [clock31518150]

A group of four decorative highly glazed owls , tallest 25cm

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 40 - A decorative white painted owl form lamp, height of base 36cm

Lot 40,   [clock31518152]

A decorative white painted owl form lamp, height of base 36cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $25 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 41 - Three mid century modern brutalist metal owl sculptures of hollow pierced form. Tallest 24cm

Lot 41,   [clock31518153]

Three mid century modern brutalist metal owl sculptures of hollow pierced form. Tallest 24cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 42 - A small group of glass owls including Swarovski (af)

Lot 42,   [clock31518164]

A small group of glass owls including Swarovski (af)

Estimate: $20 - $30

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 43 - A group of five white glazed pottery owls. Tallest 36cm

Lot 43,   [clock31518170]

A group of five white glazed pottery owls. Tallest 36cm

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $10 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 44 - A large group of owl form tablewares including napkin rings and salt and pepper pots.

Lot 44,   [clock31518172]

A large group of owl form tablewares including napkin rings and salt and pepper pots.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 45 - Three clear glass vintage owl form paperweights. Tallest 12cm

Lot 45,   [clock31518173]

Three clear glass vintage owl form paperweights. Tallest 12cm

Estimate: $30 - $50

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 46 - Small group of glazed pottery wares including jugs and vases in owl form. tallest 26cm

Lot 46,   [clock31518174]

Small group of glazed pottery wares including jugs and vases in owl form. tallest 26cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sale 8725A - Lot 47 - A group of owls of various materials and origins.

Lot 47,   [clock31518177]

A group of owls of various materials and origins.

Estimate: $20 - $40

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 48 - Small group of owl models with feathers, a cushion, a doorstop and a beanie toy..

Lot 48,   [clock31518180]

Small group of owl models with feathers, a cushion, a doorstop and a beanie toy..

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sale 8725A - Lot 49 - A group of pottery owls and a penguin. (6)

Lot 49,   [clock31518184]

A group of pottery owls and a penguin. (6)

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 50 - A group of ceramic owl from lanterns and an oil lamp. tallest 17cm

Lot 50,   [clock31518185]

A group of ceramic owl from lanterns and an oil lamp. tallest 17cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 51 - A group of ceramic owl containers together with a copper art and timber box.

Lot 51,   [clock31518188]

A group of ceramic owl containers together with a copper art and timber box.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 52 - A group of eight glazed pottery owls. tallest 12cm

Lot 52,   [clock31518189]

A group of eight glazed pottery owls. tallest 12cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sale 8725A - Lot 53 - A group of five white pottery owls including

Lot 53,   [clock31518190]

A group of five white pottery owls including "have you met miss jones"

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $15 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 54 - A group of ceramic owls of the world. Tallest 17cm

Lot 54,   [clock31518191]

A group of ceramic owls of the world. Tallest 17cm

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 55 - A group of drinking related wares with owl themes including a decanter, glass coasters, mugs and a tumbler and tray.

Lot 55,   [clock31518192]

A group of drinking related wares with owl themes including a decanter, glass coasters, mugs and a tumbler and tray.

Estimate: $50 - $70

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 56 - A group of five pottery owls.

Lot 56,   [clock31518193]

A group of five pottery owls.

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sale 8725A - Lot 57 - A mid century modern owl form letter holder Sittre productions in ceramic together with two gilt ceramic owls and plaster example. t...

Lot 57,   [clock31518194]

A mid century modern owl form letter holder Sittre productions in ceramic together with two gilt ceramic owls and plaster example. t...

Estimate: $40 - $60

Sale 8725A - Lot 58 - Small group of bronze owls, one on marble base. tallest 12cm

Lot 58,   [clock31518195]

Small group of bronze owls, one on marble base. tallest 12cm

Estimate: $30 - $50

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 59 - Two brutalist metal torch cut owl sculptures, taller 23cm

Lot 59,   [clock31518196]

Two brutalist metal torch cut owl sculptures, taller 23cm

Estimate: $80 - $120

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 60 - A small group of decorative owl themed wares including metal trivets, ashtray, bookends etc,

Lot 60,   [clock31518197]

A small group of decorative owl themed wares including metal trivets, ashtray, bookends etc,

Estimate: $40 - $60

Current Top Bid : $5 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 61 - A group of  Californian pottery Tawny owls including Kay Finch and Miramar.(5)

Lot 61,   [clock31518234]

A group of Californian pottery Tawny owls including Kay Finch and Miramar.(5)

Estimate: $60 - $80

Sale 8725A - Lot 62 - A group of three mid century brutalist metal owl sculptures in the manner of Curtis Jere, one marked Kian. Tallest 23cm

Lot 62,   [clock31518251]

A group of three mid century brutalist metal owl sculptures in the manner of Curtis Jere, one marked Kian. Tallest 23cm

Estimate: $100 - $200

Current Top Bid : $20 has been bid - Sign in

Sale 8725A - Lot 63 - A Group of four miniature metal owl sculptures and another flat form example. Tallest 8cm

Lot 63,   [clock31518439]

A Group of four miniature metal owl sculptures and another flat form example. Tallest 8cm

Estimate: $20 - $30

Sale 8725A - Lot 64 - A large and impressive rosewood sculpture of an owl, height 29cm (damage to ear) together with a quantity of timber and wicker owls...

Lot 64,   [clock31518456]

A large and impressive rosewood sculpture of an owl, height 29cm (damage to ear) together with a quantity of timber and wicker owls...

Estimate: $100 - $200

Sale 8725A - Lot 65 - A small group of decorative timber, resin and wicker owls

Lot 65,   [clock31518669]

A small group of decorative timber, resin and wicker owls

Estimate: $20 - $30

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Date: 22 Apr 2019 19:00
Location: 8-16 Moore St Leichhardt
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Phone: 61-2 9566 2377

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On View Thursday 11th and 18th in the Decorative Arts Gallery, Lawsons Leichhardt 8am -5pm

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The sale will close at 2pm on Thursday 18th April and invoices will be sent out shortly thereafter. Collections must be made and paid for no later than Tuesday 23rd 4pm.

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