Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: English cameo art glass vase, $260,000, Woody Auction
Recent Auction Results From Near & Far
By Ken Hall
A museum-quality, finely carved English cameo art glass vase by Thomas Webb, 9 ½ inches tall and signed “G. Woodall 1887,” sold for $260,000 at Part 2 of the sale of a lifetime collection of fine art glass and porcelain held May 29 by Woody Auction (based in Douglass, Kan.) in Wichita, Kan. Also, another Thomas Webb English cameo art glass vase, signed “G. Woodall” brought $45,000; and a 17 ½ inch tall Tiffany art glass vase with a beautiful red body and green iridescent decorated neck also went for $45,000. All prices quoted are hammer.