Gavels n Paddles: Clarence Millet painting, $18,300, Crescent City

Gavels n Paddles: Clarence Millet painting, $18,300, Crescent City

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by Ken Hall

An oil on canvas painting by New Orleans artist Clarence Millet (1879-1959), titled Studio Courtyard, sold for $18,300 at an estates auction held April 18-19 by Crescent City Auction Gallery in New Orleans, La. Also, a Sevres-style champleve and gilt bronze mounted porcelain vase, circa 1900, 281/2 inches tall, realized $9,760; an 18kt yellow gold minute repeater pocket watch, early 20th century, by A. Golay Leresche Fils (Geneva) made $4,740; and a painting by Alexander Drysdale (1870-1934) hit $5,333. Prices quoted include the buyer’s premium.

Gavels n Paddles: Clarence Millet painting, $18,300, Crescent City