American Art

Swann Galleries, Inc.
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United States
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Date of the auction: 13.06.2019

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ALBERT BIERSTADT Rocky Mountain Landscape . Oil on paper mounted on board. 350x480 mm; 14x19 inches. Signed in oil, lower right recto. Ex-collection private collection, New Jersey. This painting will be included in the forthcoming Albert Bierstadt catalogue raisonné in preparation under the

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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WILLIAM TROST RICHARDS Two landscape watercolors. Both on paper, 1901. Both 225x300 mm; 8 3/4x11 3/4 inches. Both signed and dated in watercolor, lower left recto. Ex-collection private collection, Connecticut

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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WILLIAM TROST RICHARDS Two landscape oils. Monhegan Island, Maine , oil on board. 142x240 mm; 5 3/4x9 1/2 inches. Initialed in oil, lower left recto * View of the Coast, Donegal, Ireland , oil on board. 135x232 mm; 5 3/8x9 1/4 inches. Signed in oil, lower left recto. Ex-collection the artist Fidelia

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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WILLIAM TROST RICHARDS Two landscape oils. Forest Clearing , oil on panel. 135x235 mm; 5 1/4x9 1/4 inches. Signed in oil, lower left recto. * Winter Landscape , oil on panel. 140x238 mm; 5 3/4x9 3/8 inches. Signed in oil, lower left recto. Ex-collection the artist Fidelia Bridges (1834-1923

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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AGNES DEAN ABBATT Near Barnstable, Cape Cod . Oil on canvas, circa 1890. 400x825 mm; 15 3/4x33 inches. Signed and titled in oil, verso. Ex-collection private collection, New York. Exhibited "62nd Annual Exhibition," Pennyslvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1892, with the label on the frame

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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, by the current owner; private collection, New York. Published Mark D. Mitchell, Francis A. Silva: In His Own Light , with an Introduction by John Wilmerding, New York, Berry-Hill Galleries, 2002, page 138. Silva (1835-1886) was born and trained in New York. He was raised at 125 East Broadway

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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RALPH ALBERT BLAKELOCK Twilight . Oil on canvas. 160x200 mm; 6 1/2x8 inches. Initialed in oil, lower left recto. Ex-collection private collection, Massachusetts

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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IMOGENE MORRELL Steamship at Sea against a Stormy Evening Sky . Oil on canvas. 195x295 mm; 7 3/4x11 3/4 inches. Signed in oil, lower right recto. Ex-collection private collection, Connecticut. Morrell (1828-1908) was born in Massachusetts and trained in Newark, New Jersey, and New York. She worked

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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) and Jackson Pollock

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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GORDON COUTTS Golden Sunset . Oil on canvas, circa 1906. 455x610 mm; 18x24 inches. Signed in oil, lower right recto. Ex-collection the estate of Chester Baylis, New Jersey; Edwin Pomphrey, New Jersey

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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WORTHINGTON WHITTREDGE The Fallen Oak . Oil on canvas. 575x390 mm; 22 5/8x15 1/4 inches. Signed in oil, lower left recto. Ex-collection private collection, Florida; Glenn Long Fine Art, Florida, with the label on the frame back; private collection, Florida; private collection, North Carolina

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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EDWARD PERCY MORAN Forest Clearing . Watercolor on card stock. 425x326 mm; 16 7/8x12 7/8 inches. Signed in watercolor, lower left recto. Ex-collection private collection, Florida

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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ERNEST LAWSON Swamp Willows . Oil on board, circa 1905. 205x260 mm; 8x10 inches. Signed in oil, lower left recto. Ex-collection private collection, New York

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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ERNEST LAWSON In the Woods: An Outbuilding by a Gulley . Oil on canvas. 305x405 mm; 12x16 inches. Signed in oil, lower left recto. Ex-collection Matt Galleries, New York; Harry Matlock Antiques and Decoration, New York; private collection, New York

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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, by the current owner, private collection, Alabama. Published in Walter Launt Palmer Poetic Reality: A Catalogue Raisonné , 1984, page 123, number 292

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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EDWARD BOIT Biarritz . Watercolor on paper, 1893. 300x455 mm; 12x17 3/4 inches. Signed, titled and dated in watercolor, lower right recto. Ex-collection private collection, New Jersey

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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. This work depicts the cottage that was the Connecticut home of the artist Julian Alden Weir (1852-1919), a prominent American Impressionist who along with Twachtman (1853-1902) and 8 others founded "The Ten," an allied group of American artists who exhibited their impressionistic works together

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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EDWIN LORD WEEKS Courtyard of Cotton Storehouse, Cairo . Watercolor and pencil on paper, 1874. 490x325 mm; 19 1/4x12 7/8 inches. Dated and inscribed "Cairo April 15 1874" in pencil, lower right recto. Ex-collection private collection, Washington, D.C. This work will be included in the forthcoming

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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; Gladwell & Patterson Gallery, London. Bridgman (1857-1928) was born in Alabama and worked as a draughtsman in New York before moving to Paris in 1866 where, the following year, he entered the studio of the celebrated academic painter Jean-Léon Gérôme (1824-1904). Through Gérôme's influence and

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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VICTOR PIERSON Group of 10 Mexican Cowboy and Horse Riding Scenes. Each watercolors on paper mounted on card stock, circa 1870. Each approximately 175x245 mm; 7x9 1/2 inches. Ex-collection Pensler Galleries, Washington, D.C. There are few details on the life of the late 19th century artist Pierson

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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FREDERIC REMINGTON Study of a Foot Soldier . Pen and ink on paper, circa 1898. 232x125 mm; 9 1/8x5 inches. Acquired Malbert Fine Arts, Chicago, by the current owner, with a copy of the receipt; private collection, Florida. During the Spanish-American war, Remington (1861-1909) worked for the New

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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EVERETT SHINN The Commuters (Businessmen on the Front of a Railroad Locomotive) . Pen and ink on board, 1905. 409x256 mm; 16x10 inches. Signed and dated in ink, lower right recto. Ex-collection Davis Galleries, New York, with the label on the frame back; private collection, Chicago

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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WILLIAM GLACKENS A Man at a Shop Entrance with a Child and Poodle . Pen and ink and pencil on paper. 350x195 mm; 13 1/2x7 3/4 inches. Signed in pencil, lower right recto. Ex-collection private collection, Pennsylvania

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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WILLIAM GLACKENS Figures Seated at a Table, Café du Dôme, Paris . Crayon on paper, circa 1910. 132x161 mm; 5 1/2x6 1/2 inches. Signed and inscribed "Cafe du Dome" in crayon, lower recto. Ex-collection private collection, Chicago

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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A JEROME MYERS In the Park, New York . Charcoal on paper, 1906. 190x255 mm; 7 1/2x10 inches. Signed and inscribed "N.Y.C." in pencil, lower right recto, and counter signed, dated and inscribed "N.Y." in charcoal, lower right recto. Ex-collection private collection, Minnesota. Exhibited "49th

Lot #: 25A

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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ROBERT HENRI Night Celebration . Brush and ink on paper, circa 1898. 215x160 mm; 8 1/2x6 1/4 inches. Signed with the artist's monogram in ink, lower right recto. Ex-collection Maynard Walker Gallery, New York, with the label on the frame back; Zabriskie Gallery, New York, with the label on the frame

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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GEORGE BELLOWS Nude on Bed . Conté crayon on paper, circa 1923. 285x195 mm; 11 1/4x7 3/4 inches. Signed "George Bellows J.B.B." by the artist's daughter, Jean Bellows Booth, in pencil, verso. Ex-collection the artist's estate; Paul Magriel, New York; private collection, Massachusetts. Exhibited "The

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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; private collection, New York

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,800

Date: 13 Jun 2019

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GEORGE BELLOWS Studies of a World War I Soldier . Pencil on paper, circa 1915. 315x254 mm; 12 1/2x10 inches. Signed "Geo Bellows J. B. B." by the artist's daughter, Jean Bellows Booth, in pencil, lower right recto. Ex-collection the artist's estate; Chris Huntington, Maine; Jonathan Zorach

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 13 Jun 2019