American Art

Sotheby's
New York

Date of the auction: 23.05.2018

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Joseph Christian Leyendecker

Joseph Christian Leyendecker 1874 - 1951 GEORGE WASHINGTON signed JCLeyendecker (lower right) oil on canvas 29 by 21 inches (73.7 by 53.3 cm) Painted in 1919

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Anna Mary Robertson (Grandma) Moses

Anna Mary Robertson (Grandma) Moses 1860-1961 MARCH signed © MOSES. (lower left); also dated March 1, 1956 , numbered 1705 and titled March (on an original Grandma Moses label affixed to the reverse; copyright reserved to Grandma Moses Properties, New York) oil and glitter on Masonite 16 by 24

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Joseph Christian Leyendecker

Joseph Christian Leyendecker 1874 - 1951 EASTER BABY signed JCLeyendecker (lower right) oil on canvas 26 1/8 by 20 inches (66.4 by 50.8 cm) Painted in 1909

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell 1894 - 1978 STUDY FOR 'THE CHRISTMAS COACH' signed with initials N.R. (lower right); also signed and inscribed a very Merry Christmas and/Happy New Year/to my great friend/Otto Storch cordially Norman Rockwell (lower center) oil on board 11 1/4 by 15 inches (28.6 by 38.1 cm) Painted

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$120,000 - US$180,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell 1894 - 1978 ME AND MY PAL: THE BATH signed Norman/Rockwell (lower right) oil on canvas 14 by 13 1/4 inches (35.6 by 33.7 cm) Painted in 1954

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell 1894 - 1978 TWO OLD MEN AND DOG: NO SWIMMING signed Norman/Rockwell (lower right) oil on panel 14 1/4 by 13 1/2 inches (36.2 by 34.3 cm) Painted in 1956

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell 1894 - 1978 LITTLE GIRL LOOKING DOWNSTAIRS AT CHRISTMAS PARTY signed Norman/Rockwell (lower right) oil on canvas 28 by 29 inches (71.1 by 73.7 cm) Painted in 1964

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$1,000,000 - US$1,500,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Ludwig Bemelmans

Ludwig Bemelmans 1898 - 1962 MADELINE & PEPITO CHEZ MAXIM'S signed Bemelmans (lower right) and titled Madeline & Pepito/Chez Maxim's (lower left) mixed media on paper 30 by 22 1/2 inches (76.2 by 57.2 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$50,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell 1894 - 1978 STUDY FOR 'LITTLE GIRL LOOKING DOWNSTAIRS AT CHRISTMAS PARTY' signed and inscribed to darling Dolores with love/Norman (on the support) oil on photographic paper laid down on board image: 5 3/4 by 6 inches (14.6 by 15.2 cm) sheet: 7 1/4 by 7 3/4 inches (18.4 by 19.7 cm

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper 1882 - 1967 STUDY FOR 'SUMMER EVENING' charcoal on tan paper image: 7 3/4 by 10 1/4 inches (19.7 by 26 cm) sheet: 8 3/8 by 11 inches (21.3 by 27.9 cm) Executed in 1947

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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John Koch

John Koch 1909 - 1978 THE ACCIDENT NO. 2 signed Koch and dated '68 (lower right) oil on canvas 24 3/4 by 29 3/4 inches (62.9 by 75.6 cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Edward Hopper

Edward Hopper 1882 - 1967 STUDY FOR 'A WOMAN IN THE SUN' charcoal on paper image: 7 3/4 by 10 1/4 inches (19.7 by 26 cm) sheet: 8 3/8 by 11 inches (21.3 by 27.9 cm) Executed in 1961

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth 1917 - 2009 IN THE DOORWAY signed with initials A.W. (upper left) watercolor on paper 23 3/4 by 18 5/8 inches (60.3 by 47.3 cm) Executed in 1984

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$250,000 - US$350,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Fairfield Porter

Fairfield Porter 1907 - 1975 JIMMY WITH LAMP signed Fairfield (lower right); signed again Fairfield Porter and dated '71 (upper left) oil on canvas 26 5/8 by 35 1/4 inches (67.6 by 64.1 cm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Elie Nadelman

Elie Nadelman 1882 - 1946 SEATED WOMAN WITH RAISED ARM galvano-plastique height: 49 inches (124.5 cm) on a 22 inch (55.9 cm) wood base Executed circa 1926-27

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$400,000 - US$600,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Guy Pène Du Bois

Guy Pène Du Bois 1884 - 1958 SUSPENSE signed Guy Pène du Bois (lower left) and titled Suspense twice (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 25 by 30 inches (63.5 by 76.2 cm) Painted in 1946

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$200,000 - US$300,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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George Wesley Bellows

George Wesley Bellows 1882 - 1925 THE WHITE WOMAN signed Geo Bellows (lower right), titled THE WHITE WOMAN. (lower center) and inscribed AND THERE WAS HEDDA HAGEN. (lower center margin) conté crayon on paper image: 18 3/4 by 17 inches (47.6 by 43.2 cm) sheet: 22 3/4 by 20 5/8 inches (57.8 by 52.4

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Charles Ephraim Burchfield

Charles Ephraim Burchfield 1893 - 1967 INSECT CHORUS IN SEPTEMBER signed with monogram CEB and dated 1952 (lower left); also signed and dated again Charles Burchfield/1952 and titled "Insect Chorus in September" (on the reverse) watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard by the artist 24

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Dale Nichols

Dale Nichols 1904 - 1995 JOURNEY’S END signed DALE NICHOLS. and dated 1965 (lower left); also titled "JOURNEY'S END" (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 30 by 40 inches (76.2 by 101.6 cm

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Charles Ephraim Burchfield

Charles Ephraim Burchfield 1893 - 1967 POWER LINES AND SNOW bears C.E. Burchfield Foundation stamp #B142 (lower right) watercolor, gouache, and pencil on paper 24 3/4 by 18 inches (60.3 by 45.7 cm) Executed circa 1916

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Milton Avery

Milton Avery 1885 - 1965 THE SEAMSTRESS signed Milton Avery and dated 1944 (center left) oil on canvas 48 by 32 inches (121.9 by 81.3 cm

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$2,000,000 - US$3,000,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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William Bradford

William Bradford 1823 - 1892 STUDY OF A LONE ICEBERG signed WBradford (lower right) oil on card laid down on canvas 5 3/4 by 10 1/2 inches (14.6 by 26.7 cm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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John Sloan

John Sloan 1871 - 1951 FISHING PORT, GLOUCESTER signed - John Sloan- (lower right); also inscribed BLUE HARBOR and G6 (along the right tacking edge). oil on canvas 20 by 24 inches (50.8 by 61 cm) Painted in 1916

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$80,000 - US$120,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Leon Kroll

Leon Kroll 1884 - 1974 HUNTER IN THE HILLS signed Leon Kroll (lower right) oil on Masonite 30 by 48 inches (76.2 by 121.9 cm) Painted in 1942

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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William James Glackens

William James Glackens 1870 - 1938 PINK ROSES signed with initials W.G. (lower left); also signed again W. GLACKENS and titled Pink Roses (on a label affixed to the backing board) oil on canvas 24 by 18 inches (60.9 by 45.7 cm

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Gary Ernest Smith

Gary Ernest Smith B. 1942 HAY CREW signed GARY ERNEST SMITH © (lower right) oil on canvas 48 by 60 inches (121.9 by 152.4 cm

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Jamie Wyeth

Jamie Wyeth B.1946 NEW CALF signed Jamie Wyeth (lower left) watercolor on paper 17 1/2 by 21 1/2 inches (44.5 by 54.6 cm) Executed in 1963

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$50,000 - US$70,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth 1917 - 2009 PERPETUAL CARE signed Andrew Wyeth (lower right) drybrush on paper 29 by 23 1/4 inches (73.7 by 59.1 cm) Executed in 1961

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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William Bradford

William Bradford 1823 - 1892 THE FISHERMAN'S HOUSE, ARCTIC HARBOR signed Wm. Bradford and inscribed NY (lower right) oil on canvas 18 by 30 1/8 inches (45.7 by 76.5 cm

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$150,000 - US$250,000

Date: 23 May 2018

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Andrew Wyeth

Andrew Wyeth 1917 - 2009 THE TROPHY signed Andrew Wyeth (lower right) drybrush and watercolor on paper 22 1/4 by 30 1/2 inches (55.5 by 77.5 cm) Executed in 1963

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$250,000 - US$350,000

Date: 23 May 2018