The Eighth Day of Christmas

Welcome to the Fourth Annual Twelve Days of Christmas! This show features the highest quality art, antiques, jewelry and design — all available for purchase.

The fun twist on the Twelve Days of Christmas Show is that each dealer in the show will post one fresh piece each day, beginning on December 5th and running through December 16th. Be on the lookout for a new feature — video! Some dealers will have videos to accompany their objects — if you don't tune in, you'll miss out!

The AADLA membership represents the best of the best in the business, and you can buy with absolute confidence. Enjoy our selections on this Eighth Day of Christmas.

Rare and Large Carved Rock Crystal Tazza, Early 17th Century, Freiburg im Breisgau. 
Gilt-Copper Mounts. Height 7¾" x 10½" x 6". $65,000

Offered by European Decorative Arts Company. For further information call 516.643.1538 or email 

Belperron Gold and Coral Starfish Brooch
Offered by CDB Ltd. For more information, call 212.794.9100 or email

Auger Lucas (1685–1765), Zephyr and Flora. Oil on canvas, 15¾ x 10 inches. $6,500
Offered by Robert Morrissey Antiques and Fine Art. For further information call 314.644.7066 or email

Mstislav Dobuzhinsky (1875–1957), Study for a Stage Design. Gouache over pencil, 10¼ x 14 in. 
This elaborate set design by Mstislav Dobuzhinsky for an unknown production takes as its inspiration the intricate doorways and portals of medieval European churches. $3,000

Offered by Robert Simon Fine Art. For further information call 212.288.9712 or email

An Italian four-drawer very pale green painted chest with original floral and vine decoration on the front and a marbleized top. Liguria, Italy, mid-18th century. 35½" high x 49" wide x 21" deep

Offered by L'Antiquaire & the Connoisseur. For further information call 212.517.9176 or email

Bernard Buffet  (1928–1999), Grand Bouquet, 1998. Oil on canvas, 
36¼ x 25½ inches (framed: 43 x 32 inches).

Offered by Galerie Rienzo. For further information call 212.288.2226 or email 

The Painter Rebecca Strand [James] by Kurt Baasch. Vintage silver print, 1924. 6-1/8 x 4-1/2 inches. Signed, titled & dated by photographer mount verso. $5,500
Offered by Paul M. Hertzmann, Inc. For further information call 415.626.2677 or email

Svend Svendsen (1864–1945), The Etruscan Vase. Charcoal drawing on paper, 
28 x 25.5 cms. Signed and dated1886 l.r.

Offered by Framont. For further information call 917.562.6262 or 203.661.9675 or email

Unusual double sailor's valentine, Barbados, West Indies, from circa 1885. The double sided sailor's valentine is formed within two hinged octagonal mahogany cases with the original loop clasp to the side. Each side 9" x 9"; 18-7/8" wide open). $8,500
Offered by Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc. For further information call 212.308.2022 or email

Wool-embroidered panel from a lady's workbag. English, early 18th century. Wool-embroidered linen workbag face, finely worked in single-ply wool yarn in buttonhole, chain, stem, seed, and bullion stitches on twilled linen. 22½ x 19 in.; framed 27 x 23½ in. $6,750
Offered by Cora Ginsburg LLC. For further information call 212.744.1352 or email

An Art Nouveau Enamel & Diamond Flower Brooch, New York, ca. 1900 by Oliver & Bloomfield. Diameter: 1¼". $ 3,850

Offered by S. J. Shrubsole Corp. For further information call 212.753.8920 or email

William Chadwick (1879–1962), Path to the Beach, Bermuda, ca. 1925. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches. Signed lower left: Wm. Chadwick. $22,000

Offered by Betty Krulik Fine Art, Ltd. For further information call 917.582.1300 or email

Predynastic Egyptian Basalt Jar. Egyptian, Naqada I – Dynasty I, ca. 3450–2900 B.C. H: 8 cm. $50,000
Offered by Phoenix Ancient Art. For further information call 212.288.7518 or email 

A Welsh dresser base/sideboard in oak having a notable shelved base with molded edge and backrail, known as a potboard. Wales, circa 1780. $12,900
Offered by Yew Tree House Antiques. For further information call 212.249.6612 or email 

Harry Neyland (1877–1958), View from Lookout Hill, Cuttyhunk, Massachusetts, ca.1930. 
Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 inches (framed: 28¾ x 42¼ inches). Signed, lower right.

Offered by William Vareika Fine Arts LTD. For further information call 401.849.6149 or email

Charles-Théodore Frère (1814–1888), Beni-Souef, Egypte. Oil on canvas, 16 x 24½ inches. 
Signed and inscribed Beni-Souef, Egypte. $55,000

Offered by Rehs Galleries, Inc. For further information call 212.355.5710 or email 

Antique Diamond Drop Earrings
Offered by Brad and Vandy Reh Fine Jewelry. For further information call 203.920.1755 or email

Oil on canvas view of the South of France by Luigi Corbellini in a carved giltwood frame. 
10 x 13¼ inches (framed: 18½ x 21½ inches). $6,800
Offered by David Neligan Antiques. For further information call 978.768.3910 or email

On the eighth day of Christmas my true love showered me with warmth and light 
as unflickering as that from a butter lamp

A bronze butter lamp depicting Gaja Lakshmi. Southern India, 17th century. Bronze. 11¼ in.

Offered by Kapoor Galleries. For further information call 212.794.2300 or email

Gallo-Roman escutcheon possibly used on a chariot or a door with three original enameled rosettes, likely third century A.D. H. with stand 9"; H. 6¾"; W. 5¼". $9,500
Offered by Clinton Howell Antiques. For further information call 646.489.0434 or email

Tiffany & Co. 'Floral' Antique Sterling Silver Demitasse Spoons. Set of 12, NYC, NY, ca. 1890. $1,250
Offered by Spencer Marks, Ltd. For further information call 413.527.7344 or email

Victorian Oak Campaign Lamp Table, England, late 19th Century. A good table in the Arts & Crafts tradition. $2,800

Offered by Michael Pashby Antiques. For further information call 917.414.1827 or email

Nest of Chinese Export Black Lacquer Quartetto Tables, decorated in 
yellow and white gold with figures in pavilions at various pursuits. Circa 1840. 
Largest Height: 27¾"; Width: 23½"; Depth: 14¾"; Smallest Height: 25"; Width: 15¾"; Depth: 13"

Offered by Philip Colleck, Ltd. For further information call 212.486.7600 or email

A pair of Chippendale Gainsborough chairs in mahogany with blind fretwork legs and arm supports.  English, circa 1760–70.  $32,500

Offered by G. Sergeant Antiques. For further information call 203.266.4177 or email 

Probably French. Early Nineteenth Century. $54,000

Offered by Carlton Hobbs LLC. For further information call 212.423.9000 or email

Rare Blackware Ceramic Jar — Cizhou Glaze-Sgraffiato. Rolled lip. Diam. 3-5/8"; H: 3-1/2".  
Jin-Yuan (12th to 14th century). Chinese origin. Ex-Alberto M. Cheung.

Offered by Robyn Turner Gallery. For further information call 424.335.0105 or email

Julie Bell (b. 1958), Jubilation. Oil on panel, 30 x 30 inches. Signed. $16,500

Offered by Rehs Contemporary Galleries, Inc. For further information call 212.355.5710 or email

A Pair of George III Satinwood Knife Boxes, circa 1790. H: 15¾"; W: 8¾"; D: 11". $14,000

Offered by Hyde Park Antiques. For further information call 212.477.0033 or email 

Antique Diamond Bumble Bee Brooch set in silver and 18k gold with cabochon ruby eyes. 
English, ca. 1870. $38,000

Offered by A La Vieille Russie, Inc. For further information call 212.752.1727 or email

James Rizzi (1950–2011), On the Boardwalk (Coney Island), 1983. 3-D paper construction, 24½ x 35½ in. Signed James Rizzi (lower left). Titled (lower center). Numbered 34/150 and dated.

Offered by Schillay Fine Art, Inc. For further information call 212.861.8353 or email

Folk art hooked staircase runner with various scenes from upstate New York, with maker’s 2nd place ribbon from Syracuse, NY county fair. $5,275
Offered by Find Weatherly LLC.  For further information call 203.858.3087 or email

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