Auction - Estate of Ernest Prokos
Listing ID#: 329216

Sale Location

Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Sale Dates and TimesSALE IS COMPLETED
Bidding Starts: Tuesday Jul 14
Bidding Ends: Thursday Jul 23
Sale Type
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Braun and Helmer Auction Service

Contact: David Helmer
Phone: (734) 368-1733
Email: davidghelmer@gmail.com
Website: braunandhelmer.com

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Listing Terms and Conditions
10% Buyers Premium * Cash or Check with I.D.* Credit Card Accepted at Pick-Up (3% charge) Auction Terms & Conditions CRITICALLY IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ Welcome to the Estate of Ernest Prokos Auction. We know you are anxious to begin bidding, however it is critical that you fully understand and agree to the following terms and conditions of this online only auction. By participating in this auction, you agree to the following terms and conditions. If you need to contact us at any time, please call: (734) 368-1733 or email us directly at: davidghelmer@gmail.com - Save this information by your computer for easy reference. ***DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE PROPERTY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT*** Disclaimer : All lots sell as is, where is, with all faults. Braun and Helmer Auction Company and the seller do not give or make any type of guarantee or warranty regarding the lots to be sold, implied or otherwise. Braun and Helmer Auction Company encourages all bidders to inspect lots in person before bidding. Braun and Helmer Auction Company is not responsible for incorrect listing information, if any. Braun and Helmer Auction Company has attempted to provide accurate descriptions of all items, however, it is your exclusive responsibility as a bidder to determine the condition and suitability of each lot. Printed statements,descriptions and counts by Braun and Helmer Auction Company staff are provided in good faith and are matters of opinion. Buyer's Premium: A buyers' premium of 10% of the high bid will be added to the high bid to determine the final selling price for the auction lot. Payment: We will accept cash or check at pick up. We will also accept credit card at pick up with an additional 3% charge. Braun and Helmer Auction Company accepts the following forms of payment: Cash, Cashiers Check, Personal or Company Checks. No checks outside of the state of Michigan are accepted (unless approved). Merchandise becomes the full responsibility of the buyer at time of payment and the buyer assumes all risk of loss and damage to property at that time. Braun and Helmer Auction Company reserves the right to resell any property not paid for in full by the conclusion of the stated pickup period. In any such event, the Buyer will still be responsible for payment for the original purchase and the costs of collection of this payment and/or damages resulting from the resale of the property. Inspection Dates & Time: DUE TO THE RESTRICTIONS PLACED BY THE STATE OF MICHIGAN AMID COVID-19, WE CANNOT CONDUCT THE TRADITIONAL AUCTION PREVIEWS. HOWEVER, WE WILL HAVE A SPECIAL OPEN HOUSE DAY FOR THOSE THAT WOULD LIKE TO PERSONALLY INSPECT SPECIFIC ITEMS. PLEASE CONTACT US AT: 734-368-1733. AUCTION ENDS: 7 PM Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 MERCHANDISE PICK UP: Friday-Saturday July 24th and 25th from 9 AM-12 PM. CRITICALLY IMPORTANT! YOU MUST SCHEDULE YOUR PICK UP TIME. We are using Sign Up Genius, our sign up link will be provided. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0849A5A92BA2F58-auction PICK UP LOCATION: 5382 High Ridge Dr. Ypsilanti 48197 Pickup: All items, must be picked up on the published move out date(s). Buyers are responsible for rigging, loading, and moving all items purchased without assistance from Braun and Helmer Auction Company. **Very important: With exception of previous arrangements with Braun and Helmer Auction Company, you MUST pick up your items on the specified date(s). If your items are not picked up within 10 days Braun and Helmer Auction Company reserves the right to forfeit your items. Auction Ending: Beginning at the stated closing time, the auction software will conclude bidding for one lot each thirty seconds in catalog order with the following exception: if a bid is placed in the last three (3) minutes remaining for that auction lot, bidding for that lot will remain open for an additional three minutes. Some lots may be grouped together so that a bid on one lot will extend the time on all lots in that group. Debt Collection and Interest Charges: The buyer agrees to pay all reasonable attorney fees and other costs incurred by Braun and Helmer Auction Company in its efforts to collect unpaid funds from the buyer. The buyer agrees that a fee of 10% of the outstanding balance per month be added to any unpaid balance due Braun and Helmer Auction Company. Limitation of Liability If, for any reason, Braun and Helmer Auction Company is unable to make available or deliver any Purchase, or portion thereof, or documentation required in respect of any Purchase, the sole liability of Braun and Helmer Auction Company, if any, shall be the return of monies paid in respect of such Purchase upon its return by Purchaser. Non Paying: In addition to the above, Understand that we are working for our seller. We have zero tolerance for non-paying bidders and we will proceed aggressively to rectify such situations. In addition, non paying bidders information will become public information and distributed through multiple venues. Age Requirement All bidders must be 18 years of age or older. Bidder Information and Security: All registration information the bidder provides to Braun and Helmer Auction Company shall be current, complete, and accurate. All bidders are responsible for any bids placed under their bidding numbers and passwords. The security of bidder information is the responsibility of the bidder. Bidders must notify Braun and Helmer Auction Company if they believe that their bidder number and password have been compromised. Thank you for your interest and participation. We are easy to work with and reasonable. Do not hesitate to communicate with us as we want you to have a seamless auction experience with our long established professional auction firm. If you need to contact us at any time, please call: (734) 368-1733 or email us directly at: davidghelmer@gmail.com - Save this information by your computer for easy reference. Thank you and good luck.
Listing Information
The Estate of Renowned Chef Ernest Prokos Online only Auction Featuring A large collection of Antique Oil Paintings * 2007 H3 Hummer * Unbelievable 19th C Palladian Henry II style buffet * Inlaid Dinning Table and Large China Cabinet * Cutco Knife Set * Chess Sets * Furniture * Household * Garage Related Items * Sporting Goods * Much More! Chef Ernest Olympios Prokos was born in Greece who started his culinary journey as a teenager. Through his education he became a master of seven national cuisines, with award winning skills for his ice food carvings and sculptures. He started, ran, and operated multiple restaurants. He was also the private chef for President Ronald Regan, Donald Trump, Frank Sinatra, and Dean Martin. He received over 30 awards including seven gold medals and three silver medals in the culinary Olympics. The Estate of Ernest Prokos Auction will take place online starting Tuesday July 14 and will run through Thursday July 23rd. Preview inspection times for the auction will be Monday July 20 from 10 AM-12 PM and Tuesday July 21 from 5 PM-7 PM. Following the completion of the online auction, purchased items can be picked up via curb side pick up aligning with state guidelines for social distancing. Please bring a mask for pick up, if you are unable to bring a mask we can provide one for you. ***DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE PROPERTY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT*** We will be using Sign Up Genius to schedule pick up times for purchased items. Our scheduling link will be provided. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0849A5A92BA2F58-auction The set pick up time windows will be Friday, and Saturday July 24-25th from 9 AM-12 PM.

1
2007 Hummer H3 4WD 111,033 Miles
VIN: 5GTTDN13E478104303 Mileage: 111,033 5 cylinder 3.7 L 242 HP Automatic Transmission 4 Wheel Drive Sunroof Very clean interior and exterior

2
Cutco 24 Piece Kinife Block Set
This is a Cutco made in USA 24 piece knife set with block. The set is missing the scissors.

3
Cutco 5 Piece Cooking Set w/ Block
This is a Cutco 5 piece set made in USA


5
Magyfleur Brass French Flower Casting Set
The Original Magyfleur forms, made for casting Chocolate & Poured Sugar Flowers.



8
Sterling Silver & Silver Plate Lot
The large plate is sterling silver and the rest of the lot is silver plated



11
19th C Palladian Henry II style buffet/cabinet
Late 19th century Palladian Henry II style buffet/cabinet. Mask carved crest over a single center paneled door with floral, fish, and fruit carvings flanked by two doors and four fluted and turned columns. The base having three central drawers over t...


13
Old Master Painting of Maria Magdelana Titan 1877
This is an extremely fine copy of Andrea Michieli's Oil Painting of Maria Magdelana from the late 16th century. Dimensions are 27.5x34.5 w/o frame and 37"x43.5" w/ frame.

14
C. 1860 American Oil Portrait Sea Captain's Wife
Prominent New England Family. Provenance Dimensions are 20.75"x26"

15
Raoul Dufy Signed Jockey Gouache Style
The dimensions are 15x10.5 w/o frame and 17x12.5 w/ frame on heavy cream colored rag paper, bearing a water mark

16
Antique Restaurant Scene Oil Painting
The painting measures 9x11.5 inches

17
19th Century Botanical Study of Roses
This is a pre-1900 water color botanical painting. The painting is 12"X18".


19
18th Century Dutch Landscape Oil Painting
Painting is signed in the lower left corner by P. Ruysch. The painting is 24"X28". The painting and frame are in good condition.

20
19c Oil Figures in the Market - Henry Schafer
This is a 19th century oil painting "Figures in the Market Square, Continental Town" by Henry Shafer. This is an oil on canvas painting. The canvas size is 20"X30"

21
19th Cent. Friis Nybo - Antique Oil - Needlepoint
Older women showing child how to needlepoint. Dimensions are 20.5"x22.5 w/o the frame and 22x24 w/ the frame.


23
19th C Dutch Oil Landscape - signed
This painting is signed by Bodeman, it is a oil painting with European origins. The dimensions are 7"x5.1" w/o frame and 11.7"x9.8" w/ frame.

24
French Oil Portrait of Attractive Woman
Painting has artist's monogram on the back of the frame. The dimensions are 11"x9" w/ the frame and 8"x6" w/o the frame


26
Kitchen Scene Antique Oil
The painting is of a farm house interior with a woman and children with a slaughtered pig. The dimensions are 9.5" wide and 7" high w/o frame. The frame is 4" wide.

27
Dutch Woodland Landscape
Dimensions are 26"x34" w/ the frame.

28
Spring Landscape Oil Painting Signed
Oil painting is signed by Christian Eckardt. Dimensions are 18"x14" w/o the frame and 23.5x20" w/ the frame.

29
19th Century Fishing Scene Oil Painting
Oil painting of fisherman in boat. The dimensions of the painting are 29cmx44cm w/o the frame and 42cmx57cm w/ the frame.

30
Dutch School Riverlandscape Oil Painting
The dimensions w/ the frame is 21.7"x17.3" and 18.1"x13.8" w/o the frame.


32
Antique Oil Paiting "Spanish Lady and Beggar
This is an oil painting on painters board from the late 19th century. Dimensions are 10.8"x14.6" w/o frame and 13.6x17.3 w/ frame.

33
Cecil Alden Print "The Hunt Breakfast"
"The Hunt Breakfast" At The Pig and Compasses

34
Watercolor Signed 1798 Painting of Gabriel Metsu
"La marchande de poissons". Signed by A. Guller na Metzu. Dimensions w/ frame are 21.7"x16.5" and 16.5"x11.4" w/o the frame.

35
Lot of 2 Historical Engravings
The first is a historical engraving of "Union" from 1852. This engraving commemorated the compromise of 1850 that decided between free and slave states. This engraving was done by H.S. Sadd. The photo has slipped in the frame. The engraving measures ...

36
Pencil Drawing by Gustav Klimt
This is a pencil drawing that is signed Gustav Klimt, there is no paperwork confirming this signature is an authentic Gustav Klimp signature. Auction company does not guarantee authenticity and recommends obtaining your own opinion due to lack of pap...




41
European Character Study of Peasant Playing Flute
Dimensions are 20x24 inches w/o frame and 28x32 inches w/ frame.

42
Italian Old Master Oil Painting Dated 1779
Oil painting of reclining woman reading a book signed Pino 1779. Dimensions are 20.5x24.5"



45
4 Piece Bedroom Set
Incl. bed, dresser w/ mirror, night stand w/ lamp, and desk w/ chair. Double bed wit trundle

46
Frederik Van Valkenborch Dark Painting 1570-1623
Oil painting. Dimensions are 10.5x7.5 w/o frame and 20x17 w/ the frame

47
Oil painting of Turkeys
Dimensions are 21x15.5 w/o frame and 24.5x18.5 w/ the frame

48
2 Birds on branch signed B. Haller Oil Painting
Dimensions are 5.25x4/25 w/o the frame and 7.5x6.5 w/ the frame

49
Lake and Trail Landscape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 9.5x7.5 w/o the frame and 13.5x11.5 w/ the frame

50
Farmers with Animals on a Bridge Oil Painting
Dimensions are 30x19.75 w/o the frame and 38x28 w/ the frame

51
Old Fisherman Oil Painting by Petrus Teunissen
A portrait of an old fisherman by Petrus Johanus Teunissen. Painting is signed. Dimensions are 13.25x17.75 w/o frame and 21.75x26 w/ the frame.

52
Old Man Studying Book Oil Painting Signed J Ratsma
Dimensions are 11.5x15 w/o frame and 17x22 w/ the frame

53
Black and White Pencil Drawing of Man w/ Cap
Dimensions are 9.5x7.5 w/o frame and 15.25x13.5 w/ the frame

54
Signed Painting of Vases and Flowers
Dimensions sre 15.75x12.5 w/o frame and 18x21.25 w/ the frame

55
Ethnic Man Painting Oil Painting
Dimensions are 8.25x11 w/o the frame and 12x14.5 w/ the frame

56
Fisherman on Boat and Seascape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 8x6 w/o frame and 14x12 w/ the frame

57
Night Time Windmill Moon Landscape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 11.25x9 w/o the frame and 16.5x14 w/ the frame

58
Countryside Landscape w/ Buildings Oil Painting
Dimensions are 26.5x21.5 w/o the frame and 31x26 w/ the frame

59
Ships in the Ocean Oil Painting
Dimensions are 31x23 w/o the frame and 35x26.5 w/ the frame

60
2 Pablo Picasso and Rembrant Print
From the Picasso Domaine Collection Nude Lying Down 1984 US First Edition 16 of 500 Dimensions are 11x17 w/o frame and 19.5x25 w/ frame.. Le Visage De La Paix Color Lithograph Dimensions are 10.5x13 w/o frame and 20x24 w/ the frame. Rembrant print d...

61
Animal Countryside Landscape and Young Girl
Dimensions are 7.5x10 w/o the frame and 15x17.5 w/ the frame. The Young Girl photo is labeled W Bovgvereav-1896 - The dimensions are 9x12 w/o the frame and 13.5x16.5 w/ the frame

62
Girl w/ Sheep in the Country Oil Painting
Dimensions are 16x20 w/o the frame and 25.5x31.5 w/ the frame

63
Lot of 2 Riverscape Oil Paintings
Dimensions are 9x6 w/o the frame and 14x11 w/ the frame

65
Picture lot incl. Terrage in Bellagio by Pejman
Terrace in Bellagio Dimensions 30x20 w/o frame and 36x24 w/ frame. Couple w/ Umbrella on Street dimensions 27x19 w/o the frame and 32x24 w/ the frame. Small House on the Water dimensions 9x7 w/o the frame and 14x11 w/ the frame.

66
Group of Men Talking in the Street
Dimensions are 14x12 w/o the frame and 22x20.5 w/ the frame


69
White Floral 4 Piece Sofa Set
Set includes couch, love seat, and chair w/ ottoman. There are obvious signs of cats and some stains as shown in the pictures.

70
Iron and Glass Round Table w/ 4 Chairs
4 iron and wicker back chairs w/ cloth seats

71
Greek lot incl. 1921 Greece Knife w/ Sheath.
Parthenon hammered copper picture


73
Large Folding Chess Set w/ Bone Chess Figurines
White pieces are Ivory and other pieces are made of resin




77
Lot of Crystal Glassware
11 tall glasses, 5 short glasses, and 1 bowl


79
Folding Chess Board w/ Engraving and Painted Tiles
Chess board has pull out drawers that contain the chess piece set




83
Antique Collegiate Clarinet Made By Holton
Clarinet was made my Holton, Elkhorn WS


85
Lot of 5 Whalen Industrial Metal Storage Shelves
Total of 5 metal shelves in basement




89
Lot of 2 Humidifiers, Popcorn Machine, Ice Cream
Pure Guardian ultrasonic humidifiers, pop corn machines, and ice cream maker

















106
Kitchen lot incl. KitchenAid and Sysco Scale
Hand mixer, serving dishes, and kitchen utensils

107
Kitchen lot incl. Kitchen Aid Food Processor
Crock pot, GE roaster, Mr. Induction Cooktop II, and Juicer



110
19th Century Eurpoean Landscape Oil Painting
Painting is 13.5"X7.5". The frame and painting are both in good condition





115
Vintage Heuer Chess Chess Clock Switzerland
Tag Heuer Chess Champion Clock

116
Lot of 6 Metal Industrial Shelves
Total of 6 metal shelves in the garage





121
Vanguard Combination Safe
Combination unknown





















144
Epson ET-4750 Printer and Scepter Monitor
Scepter monitor has no power cord









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Auction - Estate of Ernest Prokos

Braun and Helmer Auction Service

Braun and Helmer Auction Service


Contact: David Helmer
Phone: (734) 368-1733
Sale Location
5382 High Ridge Dr.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Sale Dates and Times
Sale Terms and Conditions
10% Buyers Premium * Cash or Check with I.D.* Credit Card Accepted at Pick-Up (3% charge) Auction Terms & Conditions CRITICALLY IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ Welcome to the Estate of Ernest Prokos Auction. We know you are anxious to begin bidding, however it is critical that you fully understand and agree to the following terms and conditions of this online only auction. By participating in this auction, you agree to the following terms and conditions. If you need to contact us at any time, please call: (734) 368-1733 or email us directly at: davidghelmer@gmail.com - Save this information by your computer for easy reference. ***DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE PROPERTY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT*** Disclaimer : All lots sell as is, where is, with all faults. Braun and Helmer Auction Company and the seller do not give or make any type of guarantee or warranty regarding the lots to be sold, implied or otherwise. Braun and Helmer Auction Company encourages all bidders to inspect lots in person before bidding. Braun and Helmer Auction Company is not responsible for incorrect listing information, if any. Braun and Helmer Auction Company has attempted to provide accurate descriptions of all items, however, it is your exclusive responsibility as a bidder to determine the condition and suitability of each lot. Printed statements,descriptions and counts by Braun and Helmer Auction Company staff are provided in good faith and are matters of opinion. Buyer's Premium: A buyers' premium of 10% of the high bid will be added to the high bid to determine the final selling price for the auction lot. Payment: We will accept cash or check at pick up. We will also accept credit card at pick up with an additional 3% charge. Braun and Helmer Auction Company accepts the following forms of payment: Cash, Cashiers Check, Personal or Company Checks. No checks outside of the state of Michigan are accepted (unless approved). Merchandise becomes the full responsibility of the buyer at time of payment and the buyer assumes all risk of loss and damage to property at that time. Braun and Helmer Auction Company reserves the right to resell any property not paid for in full by the conclusion of the stated pickup period. In any such event, the Buyer will still be responsible for payment for the original purchase and the costs of collection of this payment and/or damages resulting from the resale of the property. Inspection Dates & Time: DUE TO THE RESTRICTIONS PLACED BY THE STATE OF MICHIGAN AMID COVID-19, WE CANNOT CONDUCT THE TRADITIONAL AUCTION PREVIEWS. HOWEVER, WE WILL HAVE A SPECIAL OPEN HOUSE DAY FOR THOSE THAT WOULD LIKE TO PERSONALLY INSPECT SPECIFIC ITEMS. PLEASE CONTACT US AT: 734-368-1733. AUCTION ENDS: 7 PM Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 MERCHANDISE PICK UP: Friday-Saturday July 24th and 25th from 9 AM-12 PM. CRITICALLY IMPORTANT! YOU MUST SCHEDULE YOUR PICK UP TIME. We are using Sign Up Genius, our sign up link will be provided. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0849A5A92BA2F58-auction PICK UP LOCATION: 5382 High Ridge Dr. Ypsilanti 48197 Pickup: All items, must be picked up on the published move out date(s). Buyers are responsible for rigging, loading, and moving all items purchased without assistance from Braun and Helmer Auction Company. **Very important: With exception of previous arrangements with Braun and Helmer Auction Company, you MUST pick up your items on the specified date(s). If your items are not picked up within 10 days Braun and Helmer Auction Company reserves the right to forfeit your items. Auction Ending: Beginning at the stated closing time, the auction software will conclude bidding for one lot each thirty seconds in catalog order with the following exception: if a bid is placed in the last three (3) minutes remaining for that auction lot, bidding for that lot will remain open for an additional three minutes. Some lots may be grouped together so that a bid on one lot will extend the time on all lots in that group. Debt Collection and Interest Charges: The buyer agrees to pay all reasonable attorney fees and other costs incurred by Braun and Helmer Auction Company in its efforts to collect unpaid funds from the buyer. The buyer agrees that a fee of 10% of the outstanding balance per month be added to any unpaid balance due Braun and Helmer Auction Company. Limitation of Liability If, for any reason, Braun and Helmer Auction Company is unable to make available or deliver any Purchase, or portion thereof, or documentation required in respect of any Purchase, the sole liability of Braun and Helmer Auction Company, if any, shall be the return of monies paid in respect of such Purchase upon its return by Purchaser. Non Paying: In addition to the above, Understand that we are working for our seller. We have zero tolerance for non-paying bidders and we will proceed aggressively to rectify such situations. In addition, non paying bidders information will become public information and distributed through multiple venues. Age Requirement All bidders must be 18 years of age or older. Bidder Information and Security: All registration information the bidder provides to Braun and Helmer Auction Company shall be current, complete, and accurate. All bidders are responsible for any bids placed under their bidding numbers and passwords. The security of bidder information is the responsibility of the bidder. Bidders must notify Braun and Helmer Auction Company if they believe that their bidder number and password have been compromised. Thank you for your interest and participation. We are easy to work with and reasonable. Do not hesitate to communicate with us as we want you to have a seamless auction experience with our long established professional auction firm. If you need to contact us at any time, please call: (734) 368-1733 or email us directly at: davidghelmer@gmail.com - Save this information by your computer for easy reference. Thank you and good luck.
Listing Details
The Estate of Renowned Chef Ernest Prokos Online only Auction Featuring A large collection of Antique Oil Paintings * 2007 H3 Hummer * Unbelievable 19th C Palladian Henry II style buffet * Inlaid Dinning Table and Large China Cabinet * Cutco Knife Set * Chess Sets * Furniture * Household * Garage Related Items * Sporting Goods * Much More! Chef Ernest Olympios Prokos was born in Greece who started his culinary journey as a teenager. Through his education he became a master of seven national cuisines, with award winning skills for his ice food carvings and sculptures. He started, ran, and operated multiple restaurants. He was also the private chef for President Ronald Regan, Donald Trump, Frank Sinatra, and Dean Martin. He received over 30 awards including seven gold medals and three silver medals in the culinary Olympics. The Estate of Ernest Prokos Auction will take place online starting Tuesday July 14 and will run through Thursday July 23rd. Preview inspection times for the auction will be Monday July 20 from 10 AM-12 PM and Tuesday July 21 from 5 PM-7 PM. Following the completion of the online auction, purchased items can be picked up via curb side pick up aligning with state guidelines for social distancing. Please bring a mask for pick up, if you are unable to bring a mask we can provide one for you. ***DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE PROPERTY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT*** We will be using Sign Up Genius to schedule pick up times for purchased items. Our scheduling link will be provided. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0849A5A92BA2F58-auction The set pick up time windows will be Friday, and Saturday July 24-25th from 9 AM-12 PM.

1
2007 Hummer H3 4WD 111,033 Miles
VIN: 5GTTDN13E478104303 Mileage: 111,033 5 cylinder 3.7 L 242 HP Automatic Transmission 4 Wheel Drive Sunroof Very clean interior and exterior

2
Cutco 24 Piece Kinife Block Set
This is a Cutco made in USA 24 piece knife set with block. The set is missing the scissors.

3
Cutco 5 Piece Cooking Set w/ Block
This is a Cutco 5 piece set made in USA


5
Magyfleur Brass French Flower Casting Set
The Original Magyfleur forms, made for casting Chocolate & Poured Sugar Flowers.



8
Sterling Silver & Silver Plate Lot
The large plate is sterling silver and the rest of the lot is silver plated



11
19th C Palladian Henry II style buffet/cabinet
Late 19th century Palladian Henry II style buffet/cabinet. Mask carved crest over a single center paneled door with floral, fish, and fruit carvings flanked by two doors and four fluted and turned columns. The base having three central drawers over t...


13
Old Master Painting of Maria Magdelana Titan 1877
This is an extremely fine copy of Andrea Michieli's Oil Painting of Maria Magdelana from the late 16th century. Dimensions are 27.5x34.5 w/o frame and 37"x43.5" w/ frame.

14
C. 1860 American Oil Portrait Sea Captain's Wife
Prominent New England Family. Provenance Dimensions are 20.75"x26"

15
Raoul Dufy Signed Jockey Gouache Style
The dimensions are 15x10.5 w/o frame and 17x12.5 w/ frame on heavy cream colored rag paper, bearing a water mark

16
Antique Restaurant Scene Oil Painting
The painting measures 9x11.5 inches

17
19th Century Botanical Study of Roses
This is a pre-1900 water color botanical painting. The painting is 12"X18".


19
18th Century Dutch Landscape Oil Painting
Painting is signed in the lower left corner by P. Ruysch. The painting is 24"X28". The painting and frame are in good condition.

20
19c Oil Figures in the Market - Henry Schafer
This is a 19th century oil painting "Figures in the Market Square, Continental Town" by Henry Shafer. This is an oil on canvas painting. The canvas size is 20"X30"

21
19th Cent. Friis Nybo - Antique Oil - Needlepoint
Older women showing child how to needlepoint. Dimensions are 20.5"x22.5 w/o the frame and 22x24 w/ the frame.


23
19th C Dutch Oil Landscape - signed
This painting is signed by Bodeman, it is a oil painting with European origins. The dimensions are 7"x5.1" w/o frame and 11.7"x9.8" w/ frame.

24
French Oil Portrait of Attractive Woman
Painting has artist's monogram on the back of the frame. The dimensions are 11"x9" w/ the frame and 8"x6" w/o the frame


26
Kitchen Scene Antique Oil
The painting is of a farm house interior with a woman and children with a slaughtered pig. The dimensions are 9.5" wide and 7" high w/o frame. The frame is 4" wide.

27
Dutch Woodland Landscape
Dimensions are 26"x34" w/ the frame.

28
Spring Landscape Oil Painting Signed
Oil painting is signed by Christian Eckardt. Dimensions are 18"x14" w/o the frame and 23.5x20" w/ the frame.

29
19th Century Fishing Scene Oil Painting
Oil painting of fisherman in boat. The dimensions of the painting are 29cmx44cm w/o the frame and 42cmx57cm w/ the frame.

30
Dutch School Riverlandscape Oil Painting
The dimensions w/ the frame is 21.7"x17.3" and 18.1"x13.8" w/o the frame.


32
Antique Oil Paiting "Spanish Lady and Beggar
This is an oil painting on painters board from the late 19th century. Dimensions are 10.8"x14.6" w/o frame and 13.6x17.3 w/ frame.

33
Cecil Alden Print "The Hunt Breakfast"
"The Hunt Breakfast" At The Pig and Compasses

34
Watercolor Signed 1798 Painting of Gabriel Metsu
"La marchande de poissons". Signed by A. Guller na Metzu. Dimensions w/ frame are 21.7"x16.5" and 16.5"x11.4" w/o the frame.

35
Lot of 2 Historical Engravings
The first is a historical engraving of "Union" from 1852. This engraving commemorated the compromise of 1850 that decided between free and slave states. This engraving was done by H.S. Sadd. The photo has slipped in the frame. The engraving measures ...

36
Pencil Drawing by Gustav Klimt
This is a pencil drawing that is signed Gustav Klimt, there is no paperwork confirming this signature is an authentic Gustav Klimp signature. Auction company does not guarantee authenticity and recommends obtaining your own opinion due to lack of pap...




41
European Character Study of Peasant Playing Flute
Dimensions are 20x24 inches w/o frame and 28x32 inches w/ frame.

42
Italian Old Master Oil Painting Dated 1779
Oil painting of reclining woman reading a book signed Pino 1779. Dimensions are 20.5x24.5"



45
4 Piece Bedroom Set
Incl. bed, dresser w/ mirror, night stand w/ lamp, and desk w/ chair. Double bed wit trundle

46
Frederik Van Valkenborch Dark Painting 1570-1623
Oil painting. Dimensions are 10.5x7.5 w/o frame and 20x17 w/ the frame

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Oil painting of Turkeys
Dimensions are 21x15.5 w/o frame and 24.5x18.5 w/ the frame

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2 Birds on branch signed B. Haller Oil Painting
Dimensions are 5.25x4/25 w/o the frame and 7.5x6.5 w/ the frame

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Lake and Trail Landscape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 9.5x7.5 w/o the frame and 13.5x11.5 w/ the frame

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Farmers with Animals on a Bridge Oil Painting
Dimensions are 30x19.75 w/o the frame and 38x28 w/ the frame

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Old Fisherman Oil Painting by Petrus Teunissen
A portrait of an old fisherman by Petrus Johanus Teunissen. Painting is signed. Dimensions are 13.25x17.75 w/o frame and 21.75x26 w/ the frame.

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Old Man Studying Book Oil Painting Signed J Ratsma
Dimensions are 11.5x15 w/o frame and 17x22 w/ the frame

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Black and White Pencil Drawing of Man w/ Cap
Dimensions are 9.5x7.5 w/o frame and 15.25x13.5 w/ the frame

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Signed Painting of Vases and Flowers
Dimensions sre 15.75x12.5 w/o frame and 18x21.25 w/ the frame

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Ethnic Man Painting Oil Painting
Dimensions are 8.25x11 w/o the frame and 12x14.5 w/ the frame

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Fisherman on Boat and Seascape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 8x6 w/o frame and 14x12 w/ the frame

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Night Time Windmill Moon Landscape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 11.25x9 w/o the frame and 16.5x14 w/ the frame

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Countryside Landscape w/ Buildings Oil Painting
Dimensions are 26.5x21.5 w/o the frame and 31x26 w/ the frame

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Ships in the Ocean Oil Painting
Dimensions are 31x23 w/o the frame and 35x26.5 w/ the frame

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2 Pablo Picasso and Rembrant Print
From the Picasso Domaine Collection Nude Lying Down 1984 US First Edition 16 of 500 Dimensions are 11x17 w/o frame and 19.5x25 w/ frame.. Le Visage De La Paix Color Lithograph Dimensions are 10.5x13 w/o frame and 20x24 w/ the frame. Rembrant print d...

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Animal Countryside Landscape and Young Girl
Dimensions are 7.5x10 w/o the frame and 15x17.5 w/ the frame. The Young Girl photo is labeled W Bovgvereav-1896 - The dimensions are 9x12 w/o the frame and 13.5x16.5 w/ the frame

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Girl w/ Sheep in the Country Oil Painting
Dimensions are 16x20 w/o the frame and 25.5x31.5 w/ the frame

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Lot of 2 Riverscape Oil Paintings
Dimensions are 9x6 w/o the frame and 14x11 w/ the frame

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Picture lot incl. Terrage in Bellagio by Pejman
Terrace in Bellagio Dimensions 30x20 w/o frame and 36x24 w/ frame. Couple w/ Umbrella on Street dimensions 27x19 w/o the frame and 32x24 w/ the frame. Small House on the Water dimensions 9x7 w/o the frame and 14x11 w/ the frame.

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Group of Men Talking in the Street
Dimensions are 14x12 w/o the frame and 22x20.5 w/ the frame


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White Floral 4 Piece Sofa Set
Set includes couch, love seat, and chair w/ ottoman. There are obvious signs of cats and some stains as shown in the pictures.

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Iron and Glass Round Table w/ 4 Chairs
4 iron and wicker back chairs w/ cloth seats

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Greek lot incl. 1921 Greece Knife w/ Sheath.
Parthenon hammered copper picture


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Large Folding Chess Set w/ Bone Chess Figurines
White pieces are Ivory and other pieces are made of resin




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Lot of Crystal Glassware
11 tall glasses, 5 short glasses, and 1 bowl


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Folding Chess Board w/ Engraving and Painted Tiles
Chess board has pull out drawers that contain the chess piece set




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Antique Collegiate Clarinet Made By Holton
Clarinet was made my Holton, Elkhorn WS


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Lot of 5 Whalen Industrial Metal Storage Shelves
Total of 5 metal shelves in basement




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Lot of 2 Humidifiers, Popcorn Machine, Ice Cream
Pure Guardian ultrasonic humidifiers, pop corn machines, and ice cream maker

















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Kitchen lot incl. KitchenAid and Sysco Scale
Hand mixer, serving dishes, and kitchen utensils

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Kitchen lot incl. Kitchen Aid Food Processor
Crock pot, GE roaster, Mr. Induction Cooktop II, and Juicer



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19th Century Eurpoean Landscape Oil Painting
Painting is 13.5"X7.5". The frame and painting are both in good condition





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Vintage Heuer Chess Chess Clock Switzerland
Tag Heuer Chess Champion Clock

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Lot of 6 Metal Industrial Shelves
Total of 6 metal shelves in the garage





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Vanguard Combination Safe
Combination unknown





















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Epson ET-4750 Printer and Scepter Monitor
Scepter monitor has no power cord









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Auction - Estate of Ernest Prokos
 Online Only Auction
Sale Date(s)
Bidding Starts: Tuesday Jul 14
Bidding Ends: Thursday Jul 23
Sale Location

Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Company
Braun and Helmer Auction Service

Contact: David Helmer
Phone: (734) 368-1733
Email: davidghelmer@gmail.com
Website: braunandhelmer.com

The Estate of Renowned Chef Ernest Prokos Online only Auction Featuring A large collection of Antique Oil Paintings * 2007 H3 Hummer * Unbelievable 19th C Palladian Henry II style buffet * Inlaid Dinning Table and Large China Cabinet * Cutco Knife Set * Chess Sets * Furniture * Household * Garage Related Items * Sporting Goods * Much More! Chef Ernest Olympios Prokos was born in Greece who started his culinary journey as a teenager. Through his education he became a master of seven national cuisines, with award winning skills for his ice food carvings and sculptures. He started, ran, and operated multiple restaurants. He was also the private chef for President Ronald Regan, Donald Trump, Frank Sinatra, and Dean Martin. He received over 30 awards including seven gold medals and three silver medals in the culinary Olympics. The Estate of Ernest Prokos Auction will take place online starting Tuesday July 14 and will run through Thursday July 23rd. Preview inspection times for the auction will be Monday July 20 from 10 AM-12 PM and Tuesday July 21 from 5 PM-7 PM. Following the completion of the online auction, purchased items can be picked up via curb side pick up aligning with state guidelines for social distancing. Please bring a mask for pick up, if you are unable to bring a mask we can provide one for you. ***DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE PROPERTY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT*** We will be using Sign Up Genius to schedule pick up times for purchased items. Our scheduling link will be provided. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0849A5A92BA2F58-auction The set pick up time windows will be Friday, and Saturday July 24-25th from 9 AM-12 PM.

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2007 Hummer H3 4WD 111,033 Miles
VIN: 5GTTDN13E478104303 Mileage: 111,033 5 cylinder 3.7 L 242 HP Automatic Transmission 4 Wheel Drive Sunroof Very clean interior and exterior

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Cutco 24 Piece Kinife Block Set
This is a Cutco made in USA 24 piece knife set with block. The set is missing the scissors.

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Cutco 5 Piece Cooking Set w/ Block
This is a Cutco 5 piece set made in USA

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Magyfleur Brass French Flower Casting Set
The Original Magyfleur forms, made for casting Chocolate & Poured Sugar Flowers.

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Sterling Silver & Silver Plate Lot
The large plate is sterling silver and the rest of the lot is silver plated

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19th C Palladian Henry II style buffet/cabinet
Late 19th century Palladian Henry II style buffet/cabinet. Mask carved crest over a single center paneled door with floral, fish, and fruit carvings flanked by two doors and four fluted and turned columns. The base having three central drawers over t...

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Old Master Painting of Maria Magdelana Titan 1877
This is an extremely fine copy of Andrea Michieli's Oil Painting of Maria Magdelana from the late 16th century. Dimensions are 27.5x34.5 w/o frame and 37"x43.5" w/ frame.

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C. 1860 American Oil Portrait Sea Captain's Wife
Prominent New England Family. Provenance Dimensions are 20.75"x26"

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Raoul Dufy Signed Jockey Gouache Style
The dimensions are 15x10.5 w/o frame and 17x12.5 w/ frame on heavy cream colored rag paper, bearing a water mark

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Antique Restaurant Scene Oil Painting
The painting measures 9x11.5 inches

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19th Century Botanical Study of Roses
This is a pre-1900 water color botanical painting. The painting is 12"X18".

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18th Century Dutch Landscape Oil Painting
Painting is signed in the lower left corner by P. Ruysch. The painting is 24"X28". The painting and frame are in good condition.

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19c Oil Figures in the Market - Henry Schafer
This is a 19th century oil painting "Figures in the Market Square, Continental Town" by Henry Shafer. This is an oil on canvas painting. The canvas size is 20"X30"

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19th Cent. Friis Nybo - Antique Oil - Needlepoint
Older women showing child how to needlepoint. Dimensions are 20.5"x22.5 w/o the frame and 22x24 w/ the frame.

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19th C Dutch Oil Landscape - signed
This painting is signed by Bodeman, it is a oil painting with European origins. The dimensions are 7"x5.1" w/o frame and 11.7"x9.8" w/ frame.

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French Oil Portrait of Attractive Woman
Painting has artist's monogram on the back of the frame. The dimensions are 11"x9" w/ the frame and 8"x6" w/o the frame

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Kitchen Scene Antique Oil
The painting is of a farm house interior with a woman and children with a slaughtered pig. The dimensions are 9.5" wide and 7" high w/o frame. The frame is 4" wide.

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Dutch Woodland Landscape
Dimensions are 26"x34" w/ the frame.

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Spring Landscape Oil Painting Signed
Oil painting is signed by Christian Eckardt. Dimensions are 18"x14" w/o the frame and 23.5x20" w/ the frame.

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19th Century Fishing Scene Oil Painting
Oil painting of fisherman in boat. The dimensions of the painting are 29cmx44cm w/o the frame and 42cmx57cm w/ the frame.

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Dutch School Riverlandscape Oil Painting
The dimensions w/ the frame is 21.7"x17.3" and 18.1"x13.8" w/o the frame.

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Antique Oil Paiting "Spanish Lady and Beggar
This is an oil painting on painters board from the late 19th century. Dimensions are 10.8"x14.6" w/o frame and 13.6x17.3 w/ frame.

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Cecil Alden Print "The Hunt Breakfast"
"The Hunt Breakfast" At The Pig and Compasses

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Watercolor Signed 1798 Painting of Gabriel Metsu
"La marchande de poissons". Signed by A. Guller na Metzu. Dimensions w/ frame are 21.7"x16.5" and 16.5"x11.4" w/o the frame.

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Lot of 2 Historical Engravings
The first is a historical engraving of "Union" from 1852. This engraving commemorated the compromise of 1850 that decided between free and slave states. This engraving was done by H.S. Sadd. The photo has slipped in the frame. The engraving measures ...

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Pencil Drawing by Gustav Klimt
This is a pencil drawing that is signed Gustav Klimt, there is no paperwork confirming this signature is an authentic Gustav Klimp signature. Auction company does not guarantee authenticity and recommends obtaining your own opinion due to lack of pap...

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European Character Study of Peasant Playing Flute
Dimensions are 20x24 inches w/o frame and 28x32 inches w/ frame.

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Italian Old Master Oil Painting Dated 1779
Oil painting of reclining woman reading a book signed Pino 1779. Dimensions are 20.5x24.5"

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4 Piece Bedroom Set
Incl. bed, dresser w/ mirror, night stand w/ lamp, and desk w/ chair. Double bed wit trundle

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Frederik Van Valkenborch Dark Painting 1570-1623
Oil painting. Dimensions are 10.5x7.5 w/o frame and 20x17 w/ the frame

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Oil painting of Turkeys
Dimensions are 21x15.5 w/o frame and 24.5x18.5 w/ the frame

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2 Birds on branch signed B. Haller Oil Painting
Dimensions are 5.25x4/25 w/o the frame and 7.5x6.5 w/ the frame

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Lake and Trail Landscape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 9.5x7.5 w/o the frame and 13.5x11.5 w/ the frame

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Farmers with Animals on a Bridge Oil Painting
Dimensions are 30x19.75 w/o the frame and 38x28 w/ the frame

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Old Fisherman Oil Painting by Petrus Teunissen
A portrait of an old fisherman by Petrus Johanus Teunissen. Painting is signed. Dimensions are 13.25x17.75 w/o frame and 21.75x26 w/ the frame.

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Old Man Studying Book Oil Painting Signed J Ratsma
Dimensions are 11.5x15 w/o frame and 17x22 w/ the frame

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Black and White Pencil Drawing of Man w/ Cap
Dimensions are 9.5x7.5 w/o frame and 15.25x13.5 w/ the frame

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Signed Painting of Vases and Flowers
Dimensions sre 15.75x12.5 w/o frame and 18x21.25 w/ the frame

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Ethnic Man Painting Oil Painting
Dimensions are 8.25x11 w/o the frame and 12x14.5 w/ the frame

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Fisherman on Boat and Seascape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 8x6 w/o frame and 14x12 w/ the frame

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Night Time Windmill Moon Landscape Oil Painting
Dimensions are 11.25x9 w/o the frame and 16.5x14 w/ the frame

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Countryside Landscape w/ Buildings Oil Painting
Dimensions are 26.5x21.5 w/o the frame and 31x26 w/ the frame

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Ships in the Ocean Oil Painting
Dimensions are 31x23 w/o the frame and 35x26.5 w/ the frame

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2 Pablo Picasso and Rembrant Print
From the Picasso Domaine Collection Nude Lying Down 1984 US First Edition 16 of 500 Dimensions are 11x17 w/o frame and 19.5x25 w/ frame.. Le Visage De La Paix Color Lithograph Dimensions are 10.5x13 w/o frame and 20x24 w/ the frame. Rembrant print d...

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Animal Countryside Landscape and Young Girl
Dimensions are 7.5x10 w/o the frame and 15x17.5 w/ the frame. The Young Girl photo is labeled W Bovgvereav-1896 - The dimensions are 9x12 w/o the frame and 13.5x16.5 w/ the frame

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Girl w/ Sheep in the Country Oil Painting
Dimensions are 16x20 w/o the frame and 25.5x31.5 w/ the frame

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Lot of 2 Riverscape Oil Paintings
Dimensions are 9x6 w/o the frame and 14x11 w/ the frame

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Picture lot incl. Terrage in Bellagio by Pejman
Terrace in Bellagio Dimensions 30x20 w/o frame and 36x24 w/ frame. Couple w/ Umbrella on Street dimensions 27x19 w/o the frame and 32x24 w/ the frame. Small House on the Water dimensions 9x7 w/o the frame and 14x11 w/ the frame.

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Group of Men Talking in the Street
Dimensions are 14x12 w/o the frame and 22x20.5 w/ the frame

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White Floral 4 Piece Sofa Set
Set includes couch, love seat, and chair w/ ottoman. There are obvious signs of cats and some stains as shown in the pictures.

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Iron and Glass Round Table w/ 4 Chairs
4 iron and wicker back chairs w/ cloth seats

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Greek lot incl. 1921 Greece Knife w/ Sheath.
Parthenon hammered copper picture

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Large Folding Chess Set w/ Bone Chess Figurines
White pieces are Ivory and other pieces are made of resin

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Lot of Crystal Glassware
11 tall glasses, 5 short glasses, and 1 bowl

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Folding Chess Board w/ Engraving and Painted Tiles
Chess board has pull out drawers that contain the chess piece set

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Antique Collegiate Clarinet Made By Holton
Clarinet was made my Holton, Elkhorn WS

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Lot of 5 Whalen Industrial Metal Storage Shelves
Total of 5 metal shelves in basement

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Lot of 2 Humidifiers, Popcorn Machine, Ice Cream
Pure Guardian ultrasonic humidifiers, pop corn machines, and ice cream maker

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Kitchen lot incl. KitchenAid and Sysco Scale
Hand mixer, serving dishes, and kitchen utensils

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Kitchen lot incl. Kitchen Aid Food Processor
Crock pot, GE roaster, Mr. Induction Cooktop II, and Juicer

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19th Century Eurpoean Landscape Oil Painting
Painting is 13.5"X7.5". The frame and painting are both in good condition

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Vintage Heuer Chess Chess Clock Switzerland
Tag Heuer Chess Champion Clock

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Lot of 6 Metal Industrial Shelves
Total of 6 metal shelves in the garage

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Vanguard Combination Safe
Combination unknown

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Epson ET-4750 Printer and Scepter Monitor
Scepter monitor has no power cord

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