Bunch Auctions proudly presents items from the Collection of Dorrance "Dodo" H. Hamilton
William Bunch Auctions is proud to offer select pieces from the collection of Dorrance “Dodo” H. Hamilton on Tuesday, May 15 at 11 AM. Hamilton, billionaire heiress to the Campbell’s Soup Company fortune, was an avid philanthropist and supporter of the arts. She owned estates in Newport, Rhode Island, Boca Grande, Florida, and Strafford, Pennsylvania and advocated for education initiatives and artistic, scientific and cultural development in each of the communities she inhabited.
Included in our sale of Hamilton’s items are garden seating and statuary, Continental and period furniture, Staffordshire architectural form pastille burners, a set of Herend Siang Jaune dinnerware, Lalique crystal, Asian decorative pieces, oil paintings by Leonard Nelson and Pierre LeTellier, Baccarat, Swarovski, Eichler, B&G, Haviland, and Cybis.
Lot 5331 Herend Siang Jaune dinnerware
In addition to the Hamilton Collection, our May 15 auction features 65 lots of fine art, 40 estate sourced Oriental and other carpets, a period Louis XV bronze mounted bombe commode, a period George III breakfront, a signed Emile Galle side table, and a single-owner collection of almost 100 clocks.
The auction can be previewed Friday, May 11 from 9 AM until 5 PM and on Monday, May 14 from 9 AM until 7 PM. You can also preview online via our web catalog. We will open on the day of the sale from 9 AM.