American Art

Christie's
5 December 2013, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 05.12.2013

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George L. K. Morris (1905-1975)

George L. K. Morris (1905-1975)
Study in Mauve and Green
George L. K. Morris (1905-1975) Study in Mauve and Green signed and dated 'Morris 41' (lower right) gouache and collage on paper 17¼ x 13½ in. (43.8 x 34.3 cm.), image; 19 x 14¾ in. (48.3 x 37.5 cm.), sheet

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Stuart Davis (1892-1964)

Stuart Davis (1892-1964)
Mortar and Pestle Sign
Stuart Davis (1892-1964) Mortar and Pestle Sign signed 'Stuart Davis' (lower right) gouache and pencil on paper 7¾ x 9¾ in. (19.7 x 24.8 cm.) Executed in 1932

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Joseph Stella (1877-1946)

Joseph Stella (1877-1946)
Landscape
Joseph Stella (1877-1946) Landscape signed 'Jos. Stella' (lower left)--signed again (lower right)--signed again (on the reverse) oil on canvas 8½ x 10½ in. (21.6 x 26.7 cm

Lot #: 3

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)

Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)
Blood of Rose
Marsden Hartley (1877-1943) Blood of Rose oil on board 15¾ x 12 in. (40 x 30.5 cm.) Painted circa 1935-36

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
Summer Heat
Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967) Summer Heat signed 'C. Burchfield-' (lower left)--dated 'Summer 1915' (lower center)--dated again and inscribed 'Early Morning-' (on the reverse) watercolor and pencil on paper 9 x 12 in. (22.9 x 30.5 cm

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Arthur Dove (1880-1946)

Arthur Dove (1880-1946)
At the End of the Pond
Arthur Dove (1880-1946) At the End of the Pond signed 'Dove.' (lower center) watercolor and ink on paper 5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.) Executed in 1941

Lot #: 7

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Arthur Dove (1880-1946)

Arthur Dove (1880-1946)
Holstein
Arthur Dove (1880-1946) Holstein signed 'Dove.' (lower center) watercolor on paper laid down on board 5 x 7 in. (12.7 x 17.8 cm.) Executed in 1935

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Gaston Lachaise (1882-1935)

Gaston Lachaise (1882-1935)
'Woman Walking'
Gaston Lachaise (1882-1935) 'Woman Walking' inscribed 'G. LACHAISE © 1922-' (on the base)--inscribed 'LACHAISE/ESTATE' and '4/6' (along the base) polished bronze 19 in. (48.3 cm.) high Modeled in 1919

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Female Artists by Sea
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Female Artists by Sea signed and dated 'Milton Avery/1944' (lower right) watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper 22½ x 31 in. (57.2 x 78.7 cm

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Milton Avery (1885-1965)

Milton Avery (1885-1965)
Mandolin with Pears
Milton Avery (1885-1965) Mandolin with Pears signed and dated '19 Milton Avery 45' (lower left) oil on canvas 33 x 26 in. (83.8 x 66 cm

Lot #: 12

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)

Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938)
Surprise (May Moon)
Oscar Bluemner (1867-1938) Surprise (May Moon) signed with conjoined letters 'OBlümner' (lower left)--signed again, dated '1927' and inscribed 'May-Moon' (on a label affixed to the reverse) watercolor and gouache on paper laid down on board 9½ x 12¾ in

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986)

Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986)
Two Calla Lilies Together
Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) Two Calla Lilies Together signed and dated 'Georgia OKeeffe/1923-' (on the reverse)--bears artist's star device (on the backing) pastel on board 16 x 10 in. (40.6 x 25.4 cm

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$800,000 - US$1,200,000

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)

Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)
White Sea Horse
Marsden Hartley (1877-1943) White Sea Horse signed and dated 'MH/42' (lower right) oil on masonite 28 x 22 in. (71.1 x 55.9 cm

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986)

Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986)
Two Calla Lilies
Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) Two Calla Lilies signed and dated 'OKeeffe/May 18-26' and bears initials in artist's star device (on the reverse) oil on board 9¼ x 12¾ in. (23.5 x 32.4 cm.) Painted circa 1925-26

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Edward Hopper (1882-1967)

Edward Hopper (1882-1967)
East Wind Over Weehawken
Edward Hopper (1882-1967) East Wind Over Weehawken signed 'E. Hopper' (lower right) oil on canvas 34 x 50¼ in. (86.4 x 127.6 cm.) Painted in 1934

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$22,000,000 - US$28,000,000

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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John Marin (1870-1953)

John Marin (1870-1953)
Maine Sea with Island
John Marin (1870-1953) Maine Sea with Island signed and dated 'Marin 40' (lower right) oil on canvas 22 x 29¼ in. (55.9 x 74.3 cm.), image; 23 x 30 in. (58.4 x 76.2 cm.), overall

Lot #: 18

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Charles Demuth (1883-1935)

Charles Demuth (1883-1935)
In the Key of Blue
Charles Demuth (1883-1935) In the Key of Blue signed 'C Demuth-' (lower left) tempera and pencil on board 19¾ x 16 in. (50.2 x 40.6 cm.) Painted circa 1919

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$1,800,000 - US$2,400,000

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Helen Lundeberg (1908-1999)

Helen Lundeberg (1908-1999)
The Tree
Helen Lundeberg (1908-1999) The Tree signed 'Lundeberg' (lower center) oil on masonite 30½ x 24 in. (77.5 x 61 cm.) Painted in 1938

Lot #: 23

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)

Marsden Hartley (1877-1943)
Untitled (Landscape)
Marsden Hartley (1877-1943) Untitled (Landscape) oil on board laid down on board 9 x 12 in. (22.9 x 30.5 cm.) Painted circa 1908

Lot #: 26

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)

George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)
Shipyard, Camden, Maine
George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925) Shipyard, Camden, Maine bears inscription 'Geo. Bellows/E.S.B.' (lower left) conté crayon on paper 7 x 6 in. (17.8 x 15.2 cm.), image; 7½ x 6½ in. (19.1 x 16.5 cm.), sheet Executed circa 1916

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)

George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)
Evening Swell
George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925) Evening Swell bears inscription 'Geo. Bellows/E.S.B' (lower left) oil on canvas 30 x 38 in. (76.2 x 96.5 cm.) Painted in 1911

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Robert Henri (1865-1929)

Robert Henri (1865-1929)
Little Country Girl
Robert Henri (1865-1929) Little Country Girl signed 'Robert Henri' (lower right)--dated and inscribed 'Ogunquit, Maine-1915-' (on the stretcher) oil on canvas 32 x 26 in. (81.3 x 66 cm

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)

Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)
New York Snow Scene with Madison Square Garden in the Distance
Ernest Lawson (1873-1939) New York Snow Scene with Madison Square Garden in the Distance signed 'E. Lawson' (lower left) oil on canvas 17½ x 14 in. (44.5 x 35.6 cm

Lot #: 33

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)

Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)
Morning on the East River
Guy Wiggins (1883-1962) Morning on the East River signed 'Guy Wiggins' (lower right)--signed again, dated '1947' and inscribed with title (on the reverse) oil on canvas 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm

Lot #: 34

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Everett Shinn (1876-1953)

Everett Shinn (1876-1953)
Tight Rope Walker, Hippodrome
Everett Shinn (1876-1953) Tight Rope Walker, Hippodrome signed and dated 'E Shinn/1912' (lower right) pastel on board 9½ x 7½ in. (22.9 x 19.1 cm

Lot #: 36

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Aaron Harry Gorson (1872-1933)

Aaron Harry Gorson (1872-1933)
Portrait of a Steel Mill, Pennsylvania
Aaron Harry Gorson (1872-1933) Portrait of a Steel Mill, Pennsylvania signed 'AH Gorson' (lower left) oil on canvas 30 x 36 in. (76.2 x 91.4 cm

Lot #: 37

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
Thunder Storm, Coast of Spain
Childe Hassam (1859-1935) Thunder Storm, Coast of Spain signed and dated 'F.Childe Hassam/83' with artist's crescent device and inscribed with title (lower left) watercolor and ink on paper laid down on board 11½ x 9 in. (27.9 x 22.9 cm

Lot #: 38

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907)
'Diana'
Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) 'Diana' bronze with dark brown patina 26 in. (66 cm.) on a 5½ in. (14 cm.) marble base Modeled in 1899

Lot #: 40

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
Man Standing in Street
Childe Hassam (1859-1935) Man Standing in Street signed and dated 'Childe/Hassam/NY 1890.' with artist's crescent device (lower left) watercolor, gouache and charcoal on paper laid down on canvas 35¾ x 12 in. (90.8 x 30.5 cm

Lot #: 41

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013

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John Singer Sargent (1856-1925)

John Singer Sargent (1856-1925)
Spanish Convalescent
John Singer Sargent (1856-1925) Spanish Convalescent signed 'John S. Sargent' and inscribed 'To Mrs. Wertheimer' (lower right) watercolor and pencil on paper 18 x 12 in. (45.7 x 30.5 cm.) Executed circa 1903

Lot #: 42

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

Date: 5 Dec 2013