Fine Art, Estates, Decorative Arts

Willa Van Brunt Artist’s Estate

Fine estate jewelry, historic Indiana art, quality vintage, decorator furnishings and rugs from a prestigious Laurelwood estate, and the estate of Indiana artist Willa Van Brunt. Reminder: Winter start time 11AM, doors open at 9:30AM

Began: 02/28/15 at 11:00 AM EST
Location: 12232 Hancock Street, Carmel, IN 46032
Began: 02/27/15 at 2:00 PM EST
Ended: 02/27/15 at 7:00 PM EST
Location: 12232 Hancock Street, Carmel, IN 46032

Fine Art, Fine Estate Jewelry, Estate Furnishings, Decorative Arts Auction  

Saturday, February 28th – 11 AM

PREVIEW- Friday, February 27th, 2 – 7 PM

Fine Art- fine art including paintings by historic Indiana artists, and the estate paintings of Indiana artist Willa Bowen Van Brunt, American and international artists, including T.C. Steele, Otto Stark, Francis F Brown, two Rembrandt etchings, and many others

Fine Jewelry- Over 100 lots of Antique and modern estate and pre-owned jewelry, featuring diamond solitaire rings, diamond fashion rings, designer jewelry, colored stone jewelry, many items from Van Brunt estate

Estate Furnishings- Quality vintage and decorator furnishings, from a Laurelwood (Carmel) home, period style and decorator furnishings in a variety of styles

Rugs- very nice selection of fine, hand-woven carpets, including a large selection of traditional Oriental rugs from room size to area rugs

Decorative Arts and Accessories- Studio art glass collection, contemporary bronze sculptures, china and porcelain, collection of “cut” rocks

Calendar: JOT IT DOWN! Upcoming Event Calendar

–          March 28- Fine Art, Jewelry, Decorative Arts

–          April 23- Modern & Antique Firearms

–          April 25- Fine Art, Jewelry, Decorative Arts


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12232 Hancock St. Carmel, IN 317-844-7253

About Indiana Artist Willa Bowen Van Brunt:

Willa Bowen Van Brunt earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the University of Illinois and a Master of Science degree from Butler University. She also studied at Indiana University, the John Herron Art School, the University of Indianapolis, I.U.P.U.I, and the Indianapolis Art League. She had many solo shows, won many prizes, and was selected for many juried area, state, regional, and national art exhibitions.

In 1986 and 1987, Willa won Merit Awards in the North Coast College Societies National Art Exhibit. In 1986 and 1987 she also won prizes in the State Pen Women Shows. In 1987, she won the Outstanding Award for Photography in the Indiana Heritage Arts Show. She won a Merit Award in the National Miniature Art Exhibit sponsored by the National League of American Pen Women in South Carolina. Her work was selected by the jury and was included in the National Biennial Art Exhibit which was held in Washington, D.C. in April 1988.

Willa was a Signature Member of the Watercolor Society of Indiana and the Nevada Watercolor Society. She was also a Fellow of the Indianapolis Art League. In addition, Willa also belonged to the San Diego and Kentucky Watercolor Societies, the Society of Layersists in Multi Media, North Coast College Society, Brown County Art Gallery Association, Hoosier Salon, Indiana Federation of Art Clubs, Indian Artists’ Club, Indiana Artists’ Craftsman, Artists Guild of Indiana, Coalition of Indianapolis Artists, Indianapolis Museum of Art, National League of American Pen Women, Art & Design Alumni of the University of Illinois, and Indiana Heritage Arts.

Willa’s work was represented by the Museum Rental Galleries of Indiana and Nevada.
Willa was also listed in the The Chicago Art Review, an illustrated survey of the Chicago area museums, galleries, and leading artists.

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T.C Steele, 22x32 Brookville

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