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ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A rare pedestal crescent vase by Libbey in the Herringbone pattern knocked down for $22,000 and a large round tray, also by Libbey, in the Diana pattern, realized $17,000 to take top lot honors at the sale of several outstanding collections of Brilliant Period Cut Glass held on May 12th by Woody Auction, online and at the Crowne Plaza St. Louis Airport Hotel, not far off I-70 in St. Louis.

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DOUGLASS, Kan. – Part 1 of the lifetime collection of R.S. Prussia antique porcelain from the late John and Lavaun Headlee of Illinois – nearly all the pieces in the rare cobalt blue color – will be sold at public auction on Saturday, May 26th, by Woody Auction, in the firm’s new Douglass gallery located at 130 East Third Street, starting at 9:30 am Central time. It will be an absolute auction, with no reserves.

 

Outstanding collections of Brilliant Period Cut Glass will be in Woody Auction's May 12th sale

Several collections of Brilliant Period Cut Glass featuring many rare, beautiful, and stunning pieces will come up for bid on Saturday, May 12th, when Woody Auction holds a major public auction at the Crowne Plaza St. Louis (Mo.) Airport Hotel.

 

 DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction celebrated the grand opening of their new Douglass auction hall with a major antique and fine art auction on Saturday, February 24th, one that featured four oil paintings by renowned Swedish-born Kansas painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1946), plus outstanding collections of Royal Bayreuth, Daum Nancy, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, art glass and period American furniture.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Online Only - Tom Roth Collection

June 30, 2018 @ 9:30AM

       Hosted @ LiveAuctioneers.com

 

Donald & Margaret Ireland Carnival Glass Collection

August 18, 2018 @ 9:30AM

       Hosted @ Woody Auction Hall, 130 E. 3rd St. Douglass, Kansas

 

Lyle Antique Auction

September 8, 2018 @ 9:30AM

       Hosted @ Woody Auction Hall, 130 E. 3rd St. Douglass, Kansas

 

John and Lavaun Headlee RS Prussia Collection Part 2

September 29, 2018 @ 9:30AM

       Hosted @ Woody Auction Hall, 130 E. 3rd St. Douglass, Kansas

 

Rex Brilliant Period Cut Glass Collection

October 20, 2018 @ 9:30AM

       Hosted @ Woody Auction Hall, 130 E. 3rd St. Douglass, Kansas

ABSENTEE BID FORM

Birger Sandzén was an American visual artist who was born in 1871. He has had several gallery and museum exhibitions, including at the David Cook Galleries and at the Debra Force Fine Art, Inc. Many works by the artist have been sold at auction, including 'Lake at Sunset, Colorado' sold at Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas 'American Art Signature Auction' in 2016 for $670,000. There have been many articles about Birger Sandzén, including 'Four original oil paintings by Birger Sandzen (1871-1946) will headline Woody Auction's Feb. 24 grand opening event' written for ARTFIXdaily in 2018. The artist died in 1954.

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction will celebrate the grand opening of its new Douglass gallery with a major antique and fine art auction on Saturday, February 24th, one that will be highlighted by several original artworks by the renowned Swedish-born Kansas painter Birger Sandzén (1871-1946), plus outstanding collections of Royal Bayreuth, Daum, Galle, Tiffany, Pairpoint, pattern glass, and furniture.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Dec. 13, 2017 - PRLog -- An exceedingly rare, museum-quality Dorflinger cranberry cut to clear glass ewer, 17 inches tall, soared to $75,000 at a sale featuring two major collections of American Brilliant Cut Glass, held November 18th by Woody Auction, online and at the Hilton Kansas City Airport. It was the final major cut glass auction of the year for Woody Auction, which is based in Douglass, Kansas.

 

DOUGLASS, Kan. – Part 2 of the Fred and the late Maxine Zumthurn collection out of California – which features figural napkin rings and quality pickle castors but also includes art glass pieces, Wave Crest, Mount Washington, R. S. Prussia and Victorian antiques – will be held Saturday, December 2nd, by Woody Auction, online and in the Woody Auction gallery, at 120 Third Street in Douglass, Kansas.

 

Two major collections of American Brilliant Cut Glass – from Tom Grabb of Indiana and Bill Chandler of Tennessee, whose collections include many rare patterns such as Pueblo, Waldorf, Bellevue, Crystal City, Atom, Rex and others – will co-headline a cut glass auction planned for Saturday, November 18, 2017, by Woody Auction, at the Hilton Kansas City Airport in Kansas City.

"Part 1 of this exciting collection is sure to catch the attention of serious collectors," said Jason Woody of Woody Auction. "Sold will be brides baskets, pickle castors, napkin rings, R. S. Prussia, inkwells, Wave Crest, cut glass and more – nearly 450 lots in all. And, as always at Woody Auction, every item will be sold to the highest bidder, without reserve."

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - May 17, 2017 - PRLog -- Collectors of R.S. Prussia need to mark their calendars for Saturday, July 22nd. That's when Woody Auction will offer the outstanding lifetime collection of Marvin and Laura Heard, plus a few smaller private collections – more than 250 lots of rare and fine R.S. Prussia pieces in all – during this year's R.S. Prussia Convention at the Cedar Rapids Marriott in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

DOUGLASS, Kan. - Feb. 15, 2017 - PRLog -- Woody Auction is offering a surefire cure for cabin fever with what it's calling the finest art glass auction ever held at its Douglass gallery, opened in 2015. Offered will be over 350 lots, featuring three core collections of mainly art glass and art pottery. The sale will be held Saturday, March 18th, starting at 9:30 am Central time. The gallery is located at 120 East 3rd Street in Douglass.

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Fans of famous Kansas artist Birger Sandzen, whose paintings, prints and watercolors hang in buildings across the state and world, will have a chance to bid on 10 of his paintings later this month.

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