Confer Estate Art, Furniture, Ambler Pt IV

Selection of Quality Furnishings

Features Thelma Confer (IN, 1924-2013) art, furniture from author and philanthropist Lorene Burkhart, fine furnishings from Terre Haute estate, Oriental antiques, jade, Native American jewelry, more

Began: 05/17/14 at 10:00 AM EDT
Location: 12232 Hancock Street, Carmel, IN 46032
Began: 05/16/14 at 2:00 PM EDT
Ended: 05/16/14 at 7:00 PM EDT
Location: 12232 Hancock Street, Carmel, IN 46032

Fine Furnishings, Confer Estate Art,

Session IV of the Ambler Collection

Tabor Estate Furnishings, Terre Haute, Lorene Burkhart Penthouse Furnishings, Indianapolis

Native American– jewelry from one private collection, including Navajo squash blossom necklaces, sterling cuffs, turquoise, plus Santa Clara, Acoma and other pottery, antique photographs from E.L. Curtis, basketry and more

Oriental Antiques– featuring fine pair of Qing Dynasty bowls, carved jade, snuff bottles, scroll paintings

Ambler Collection, Session IV, Featuring:

  • Over 30 Lladro porcelain figures and groupings
  • Over 40 Giuseppe Armani figures including Disney figures
  • Arribas Swarovski Disney Figures
  • Swarovski Crystal Figures
  • Lenox Porcelain Disney
  • Charles Fazzino limited edition 3D prints
  • Dr Seuss Framed Giclees

Fine Furnishings– our main showroom is full, featuring high-quality decorator and period-style furnishings by Councill, Baker, Henredon, Maitland-Smith, Widdicomb and Century. In addition, we have a nice selection of vintage and antique furnishings which complement the look. Do not miss this session!

Oriental Rugs– beautiful selection of fine, handmade oriental rugs from estates, room size and area rugs, in traditional and contemporary styles

Decorative Arts, Collections, Porcelain– Dentzel and Park finely-restored antique carousel horses, plus Dresden, Belleek, Roseville, Rookwood and more, and great antique and vintage items for collectors and decorators, bronze figures, art glass paperweights and much more.

Thelma Confer Estate Art – we are pleased to have been selected by the estate to represent the art of Indiana artist Thelma Confer (1924-2013) at auction. This auction will represent the first offering of the extensive collection of paintings from her home and former gallery location. Thelma’s work is in the permanent collection at the Indiana State Museum, and over 50 of her paintings of Indiana State Park landmarks are on display with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources for all to enjoy. Come see the great variety in Thelma’s work, from landscapes to abstract to geometric; we will also be selling her easels, paint boxes and supplies


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Councill Furnishings

Wickliff Auctioneers

12232 Hancock Street Carmel, IN 46032

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