American Art

Christie's
25 September 2012, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 25.09.2012

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Red Field
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Red Field signed and dated 'Milton Avery 1954' (lower left) monotype, watercolor and gouache on paper 5½ x 23 in. (14 x 58.4 cm

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Stuart Davis (1892-1964)

Stuart Davis (1892-1964)
Rooftops, Gloucester
Stuart Davis (1892-1964) Rooftops, Gloucester signed and dated 'Stuart Davis 1917' (lower left) pencil and watercolor on paper 15 x 17 in. (38.1 x 43.2 cm

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Will Barnet (b. 1911)

Will Barnet (b. 1911)
Study for 'Nightfall'
Will Barnet (b. 1911) Study for 'Nightfall' signed and dated 'Will Barnet '78' (lower right) watercolor and pencil on paper 11 x 19 in. (27.9 x 48.3 cm.), image; 20¼ x 29¼ in. (51.4 x 74.3 cm.), sheet

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Morris Graves (1910-2001)

Morris Graves (1910-2001)
Bird Standing in the Golden Stream
Morris Graves (1910-2001) Bird Standing in the Golden Stream signed and dated 'Graves '53' (lower right)--inscribed with title and 'No. 8' (on the reverse) mixed media on paper 20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Arthur Bowen Davies (1862-1928)

Arthur Bowen Davies (1862-1928)
Twilight East
Arthur Bowen Davies (1862-1928) Twilight East signed 'A.B. Davies' (lower left) oil on canvas laid down on board 18 x 40 in. (45.7 x 101.6 cm

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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William Zorach (1887-1966)

William Zorach (1887-1966)
'The Dance'
William Zorach (1887-1966) 'The Dance' inscribed '-Zorach-1930' (lower right)--stamped MODERN ART FDRY/N.Y.' (along the bottom edge) bronze with brown patina 9 x 9 in. (22.9 x 22.9 cm

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Sleeping Woman on Sofa
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Sleeping Woman on Sofa signed and dated 'Milton/Avery/1946' (lower right) oil on board 11½ x 15 in. (29.2 x 38.1 cm

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Elie Nadelman (1882-1946)

Elie Nadelman (1882-1946)
Standing Figure
Elie Nadelman (1882-1946) Standing Figure plaster 10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high Executed circa 1938-46

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Elie Nadelman (1882-1946)

Elie Nadelman (1882-1946)
Girl with Poodle
Elie Nadelman (1882-1946) Girl with Poodle terracotta 11¾ in. (29.9 cm.) high Executed circa 1930-40

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Wheeler Williams (1897-1972)

Wheeler Williams (1897-1972)
'Pajamas': A Pair of Gatepost Roosters
Wheeler Williams (1897-1972) 'Pajamas': A Pair of Gatepost Roosters each, signed and dated 'Wheeler Williams/1934' (on the base) each, terracotta each, 34 in. (86.4 cm.) high (2

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Anna Mary 'Grandma' Robertson Moses (1860-1961)

Anna Mary 'Grandma' Robertson Moses (1860-1961)
Lilacs
Anna Mary 'Grandma' Robertson Moses (1860-1961) Lilacs signed 'Moses.' (lower right)--inscribed with title and 'October 7, 1957,/1805' (on a label affixed to the reverse) oil on board 8 x 11¾ in. (20.3 x 29.9 cm

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1963)

Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1963)
Fox Hunting
Ludwig Bemelmans (1898-1963) Fox Hunting signed 'Bemelmans' (lower right) watercolor and ink wash on paper 23¾ x 35½ in. (60.3 x 90.2 cm

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Norman Rockwell (1894-1978)

Norman Rockwell (1894-1978)
Study for 'The Runaway'
Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) Study for 'The Runaway' signed with initials 'N/R' (lower right) oil on paper laid down on board 11½ x 10½ in. (25.4 x 27.9 cm

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Olaf Karl Wieghorst (1899-1988)

Olaf Karl Wieghorst (1899-1988)
Looking for Strays
Olaf Karl Wieghorst (1899-1988) Looking for Strays signed 'O-Wieghorst' with artist's device (lower left)--inscribed by another hand 'Reproduction Rights/Reserved by the artist/O-Wieghorst' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 28 x 36 in. (71.1 x 91.4

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Adolph Alexander Weinman (1870-1952)

Adolph Alexander Weinman (1870-1952)
'Chief Flat Iron, Ogalalla Sioux'
Adolph Alexander Weinman (1870-1952) 'Chief Flat Iron, Ogalalla Sioux' inscribed 'CHIEF.FLAT IRON/OGALALLA SIOUX' (along the base)--stamped 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N.Y.' (along the base) bronze with brown patina 9½ in. (24.1 cm

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Oscar Edmund Berninghaus (1874-1952)

Oscar Edmund Berninghaus (1874-1952)
Indian Riding at Full Gallup
Oscar Edmund Berninghaus (1874-1952) Indian Riding at Full Gallup signed 'O.E. Berninghaus' (lower left) oil on board 5¼ x 10¼ in. (13.3 x 26 cm

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Edgar Alwin Payne (1883-1947)

Edgar Alwin Payne (1883-1947)
La Marque Lake, High Sierra
Edgar Alwin Payne (1883-1947) La Marque Lake, High Sierra signed 'Edgar Payne' (lower right)--inscribed with title (on the reverse) oil on canvas 25 x 30¼ in. (63.5 x 76.8 cm

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Carl Rungius (1869-1959)

Carl Rungius (1869-1959)
Goat
Carl Rungius (1869-1959) Goat signed 'C.Rungius' (lower right) oil on canvas laid down on board 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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William Robinson Leigh (1866-1955)

William Robinson Leigh (1866-1955)
Bison Bull
William Robinson Leigh (1866-1955) Bison Bull signed 'W.R. Leigh' (lower right) oil on canvas laid down on board 13 x 16½ in. (33 x 41.9 cm.) Painted in 1925

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Warren Eliphalet Rollins (1861-1962)

Warren Eliphalet Rollins (1861-1962)
The Flute Player
Warren Eliphalet Rollins (1861-1962) The Flute Player signed with conjoined initials 'WERollins' with artist's device (lower left) oil on canvas 53½ x 25 in. (135.9 x 63.5

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$25,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Harry Jackson (1924-2011)

Harry Jackson (1924-2011)
'The Trapper'
Harry Jackson (1924-2011) 'The Trapper' inscribed '© Harry Jackson 1970' and '2' (on the base) bronze with brown patina 21 in. (53.3 cm.) high on a 1½ in. (3.8 cm.) marble base

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Richard Lorenz (1858-1915)

Richard Lorenz (1858-1915)
Indian Chief
Richard Lorenz (1858-1915) Indian Chief signed 'R Lorenz.' (upper left) oil on canvas 38 x 27 in. (96.5 x 68.6 cm.) Painted circa 1890s

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Robert Riggs (1896-1970)

Robert Riggs (1896-1970)
Tribal Fantasy
Robert Riggs (1896-1970) Tribal Fantasy signed 'Robert Riggs' (lower right) tempera on gessoed panel 25 x 36 in. (63.5 x 91.4 cm.) Painted circa 1949

Lot #: 28

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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John Williamson (1826-1885)

John Williamson (1826-1885)
Allegheny Mountains in Autumn
John Williamson (1826-1885) Allegheny Mountains in Autumn signed with initials 'JW.' (lower left) oil on board 4 x 10 in. (10.2 x 25.4 cm

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Ferdinand Richardt (1819-1895)

Ferdinand Richardt (1819-1895)
The Falls
Ferdinand Richardt (1819-1895) The Falls signed and dated 'Ferd. Richardt/1858' (lower left) oil on canvas 37 x 62 in. (94 x 157.5 cm

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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John Williamson (1826-1885)

John Williamson (1826-1885)
Gloucester Point
John Williamson (1826-1885) Gloucester Point signed with artist's initials 'JW.' (lower left) oil on board 4 x 10 in. (10.2 x 25.4 cm

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Daniel Chester French (1850-1931)

Daniel Chester French (1850-1931)
Abraham Lincoln
Daniel Chester French (1850-1931) Abraham Lincoln inscribed 'D.C. FRENCH' and 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS INC N.Y.' (along the base) bronze with brown patina 9¾ in. (24.8 cm.) high on a 2 in. (5.1 cm.) wooden base Cast circa 1950s

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Nicholas Alden Brooks (1840-1904)

Nicholas Alden Brooks (1840-1904)
Ten Dollar Bill with Red Treasury Seal
Nicholas Alden Brooks (1840-1904) Ten Dollar Bill with Red Treasury Seal signed 'N A Brooks N.Y.' (lower right of bill) oil on board 7½ x 11½ in. (19.1 x 29.2 cm

Lot #: 35

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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John B. Neagle (1796-1865)

John B. Neagle (1796-1865)
Red Jacket
John B. Neagle (1796-1865) Red Jacket oil on canvas laid down on Masonite 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.6

Lot #: 36

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012

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Otis Kaye (1885-1974)

Otis Kaye (1885-1974)
The American Dream
Otis Kaye (1885-1974) The American Dream signed 'Otis Kaye' (left center) oil on panel 8¼ x 10½ in. (21 x 26.7 cm

Lot #: 37

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

Date: 25 Sep 2012