American Art

Christie's
New York

Date of the auction: 23.05.2017

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Herbert Haseltine (1877-1962)

Herbert Haseltine (1877-1962)
Percheron
Herbert Haseltine (1877-1962) Percheron signed and dated 'Herbert Haseltine/1954' (along the base) parcel-gilt bronze with verdigris patina 12¾ in. (32.4 cm.) high on a 2¾ in. (7 cm.) marble base

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937)

Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937)
Nathan Hale
Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937) Nathan Hale inscribed 'F. MacMonnies 1890' and stamped 'AVENUE DE CHATILLON/PARIS/44/E.GRUET/JEUNE/FONDEUR' (along the base) bronze with brown patina 28 ¼ in. (71.8 cm.) high Modeled circa 1890

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)
The Puritan
Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) The Puritan inscribed '·THE·PVRITAN·/PRESENTED TO GEORGE B. WOODWARD BY THE SUPERINTENDENTS OF THE METROPOLITAN LIFE INSURANCE CO. 1894·1919' (along the base)--inscribed 'AVGVTVS SAINT GAVDENS' (on the base)--inscribed

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)
Victory
Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) Victory inscribed 'AVGVSTVS SAINT GAVDENS/FECIT·M·C·M·II' (along the base)--inscribed 'COPYRIGHT·BY·A·H·SAINT·GAUDENS·/1912' (along the base) gilt bronze 42 ¼ in. (106.7 cm.) high Modeled in 1912

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$600,000 - US$800,000

Date: 23 May 2017

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)
Diana of the Tower
Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) Diana of the Tower inscribed 'DIANA OF THE TOWER' and '© A. SAINT GAUDENS MDCCCXCV' and stamped 'COPYRIGHT BY AUGUSTUS SAINT-GAUDENS MDCCCXCV' (along the base) bronze with reddish-brown patina 21 5/8 in. (55

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Gilbert Stuart (1755-1828)

Gilbert Stuart (1755-1828)
George Washington (Vaughan type)
Gilbert Stuart (1755-1828) George Washington (Vaughan type) oil on canvas 29 x 24 in. (73.66 x 60.96 cm.) Painted circa 1795

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$1,500,000 - US$2,500,000

Date: 23 May 2017

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Frederic Remington (1861-1909)

Frederic Remington (1861-1909)
Coming Through the Rye
Frederic Remington (1861-1909) Coming Through the Rye inscribed 'Frederic Remington' (on the base)--inscribed 'Roman Bronze Works N.Y. 1905' and numbered '3' (along the base) bronze with brown patina 30 ¼ in. (76.8 cm.) high Modeled in 1902; cast

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$7,000,000 - US$10,000,000

Date: 23 May 2017

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Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)

Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)
Twilight, Lake Tahoe
Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902) Twilight, Lake Tahoe signed with conjoined initials 'ABierstadt.' (lower right) oil on canvas 36 ½ x 52 ½ in. (92.7 x 133.4 cm.) Painted circa 1870s

Lot #: 8

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Thomas Worthington Whittredge (1820-1910)

Thomas Worthington Whittredge (1820-1910)
October on the Hudson
Thomas Worthington Whittredge (1820-1910) October on the Hudson signed 'WWhittredge' (lower left) oil on canvas 13 ¼ x 21 ½ in. (33.7 x 54.6 cm

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880)

Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880)
The Palisades, New York
Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880) The Palisades, New York signed with initials and dated 'SRG 1854' (lower left) oil on paper laid down on board 7 ½ x 10 ½ in. (19.1 x 26.7 cm.) Painted in 1854

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)

Mary Cassatt (1844-1926)
Girl in a Bonnet Tied with a Large Pink Bow
Mary Cassatt (1844-1926) Girl in a Bonnet Tied with a Large Pink Bow signed 'Mary Cassatt' (lower right) oil on canvas 26 ¾ x 22 ½ in. (68 x 57.2 cm.) Painted in 1909

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
Just Off the Avenue, Fifty-third Street, May 1916
Childe Hassam (1859-1935) Just Off the Avenue, Fifty-third Street, May 1916 signed and dated 'Childe Hassam May 1916' with artist's crescent device (lower left) oil on canvas 31 ¼ x 26 ½ in. (79.4 x 67.3 cm.) Painted in

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
Winter, Central Park
Childe Hassam (1859-1935) Winter, Central Park signed and dated 'Childe Hassam 1901' with artist's crescent device (lower left)--dated again and signed with initials 'CH' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 16 ½ x 12 5/8 in. (41.9 x 32.1 cm.) Painted in

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Maurice Brazil Prendergast (1859-1924)

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (1859-1924)
Buck's Harbor
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (1859-1924) Buck's Harbor signed 'Prendergast' (lower left) oil on panel 9 ¾ x 13 ½ in. (24.8 x 34.3 cm.) Painted circa 1907-10

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Jane Peterson (1876-1965)

Jane Peterson (1876-1965)
Boats
Jane Peterson (1876-1965) Boats signed 'Jane Peterson' (lower right) oil on canvas 30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm.) Painted circa 1925

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Charles Howard (1899-1978)

Charles Howard (1899-1978)
Display
Charles Howard (1899-1978) Display oil on canvas 24 ¼ x 30 ½ in. (61.6 x 77.5 cm.) Painted circa 1932

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Dale William Nichols (1904-1995)

Dale William Nichols (1904-1995)
Weather Station in Alaska
Dale William Nichols (1904-1995) Weather Station in Alaska signed and dated 'Dale Nichols 1949' (lower left) oil on canvas 22 x 34 in. (55.9 x 86.4 cm.) Painted in 1949

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)
Indian
Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) Indian oil on canvas laid down on board 12 ½ x 8 ¾ in. (31.8 x 22.2 cm.) Painted circa 1927-28

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)
Still Life with Pink Cloth (Fruit on Pink Cloth)
Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) Still Life with Pink Cloth (Fruit on Pink Cloth) signed and dated 'Benton 48' (lower right) oil and tempera on masonite 13 ¾ x 17 in. (35 x 43.2 cm.) Painted in 1948

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Pink Sky
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Pink Sky signed and dated 'Milton Avery/1944' (lower right) oil on canvas 28 x 36 in. (71.1 x 91.4 cm.) Painted in 1944

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Fairfield Porter (1907-1975)

Fairfield Porter (1907-1975)
Sun Rising Out of the Mist
Fairfield Porter (1907-1975) Sun Rising Out of the Mist signed and dated 'Fairfield Porter 73' (lower left) oil on canvas 55 x 37 in. (139.7 x 94 cm.) Painted in 1973

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Landscape with Sheep
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Landscape with Sheep signed and dated 'Milton Avery 1947' (lower left) oil on canvas 30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm.) Painted in 1947

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Still Life, Table and Screen
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Still Life, Table and Screen signed and dated 'Milton Avery/1943' (center) oil on canvas 50 x 36 in. (127 x 91.4 cm.) Painted in 1943

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Arthur Dove (1880-1946)

Arthur Dove (1880-1946)
Spirals
Arthur Dove (1880-1946) Spirals signed 'Dove' (lower center) watercolor and ink on paper laid down on board 5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.) Executed in 1941

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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William Zorach (1887-1968)

William Zorach (1887-1968)
The Family
William Zorach (1887-1968) The Family signed 'Zorach/1957' (on the base) granite 21 in. (53.3 cm.) high Carved in 1957

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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George Copeland Ault (1891-1948)

George Copeland Ault (1891-1948)
Methodist Church, Woodstock, New York
George Copeland Ault (1891-1948) Methodist Church, Woodstock, New York signed and dated 'G.C. Ault '33' (lower right) oil on canvas 16 x 20 ¼ in. (40.6 x 51.4 cm.) Painted in 1933

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009)

Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009)
Halyards
Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) Halyards signed 'Andrew Wyeth' (lower right) watercolor and pencil on paper 24 ¾ x 22 in. (62.9 x 55.9 cm.) Executed in 1986

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Paul Manship (1885-1966)

Paul Manship (1885-1966)
Briseis
Paul Manship (1885-1966) Briseis inscribed 'Paul Manship/© 1916' (on the base)--stamped 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N.Y.' (along the base) bronze with verdigris patina 44 in. high (111.8 cm.) Modeled in 1916

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Paul Manship (1885-1966)

Paul Manship (1885-1966)
Dancer and Gazelles
Paul Manship (1885-1966) Dancer and Gazelles inscribed 'Paul Manship/© 1916' and 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-' (on the base) bronze with dark greenish-brown patina 32 ½ in. high (83.2 cm.) Modeled in 1916

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 23 May 2017

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Wilhelm Hunt Diederich (1884-1953)

Wilhelm Hunt Diederich (1884-1953)
Diana and Hound
Wilhelm Hunt Diederich (1884-1953) Diana and Hound inscribed with conjoined initials 'WHD' (on the base) bronze with dark brown patina 27 in. (68.6 cm.) high Modeled circa 1930

Lot #: 33

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

Date: 23 May 2017