American & European Paintings Auction

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Date of the auction: 18.05.2007

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French School, 18th Century Style The ScholarFrench School, 18th Century...

French School, 18th Century Style The Scholar Unsigned. Wash with charcoal on paper, sight size 5 1/2 x 7 in. (14.0 x 17.8 cm), framed. Condition: Soiling/staining, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 May 2007

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After Pietro da Cortona (Italian, 1596-1669) The Guardian AngelAfter Pietro...

After Pietro da Cortona (Italian, 1596-1669) The Guardian Angel Unsigned, inscribed "Carlo Maratta" in ink on the stretcher, and "...Flornz" in pencil on the stretcher, red wax seal "BRITISH CONSULATE NORTH..." on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 13 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. (33.9 x 27.3 cm), framed. Condition

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 18 May 2007

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Manner of Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish, 1591-1652) Saint PeterManner of Jusepe...

Manner of Jusepe de Ribera (Spanish, 1591-1652) Saint Peter Unsigned, identified in information affixed to the frame. Oil on canvas, 25 x 20 in. (63.3 x 50.8 cm), in a period style Dutch frame. Condition: Lined, retouched, varnish inconsistencies, surface grime, craquelure with areas of alligatoring

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 18 May 2007

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Attributed to Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (German, 1712-1774) The...

Attributed to Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich (German, 1712-1774) The Adoration of the Magi Unsigned, identified on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 38 1/8 x 31 1/4 in. (96.7 x 79.3 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouched, possible areas of skinning, craquelure

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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After Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606 - 1669) Descent for the...

After Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606 - 1669) Descent for the Cross Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 35 1/2 x 30 1/4 in. (90.0 x 76.6 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, varnish inconsistencies, canvas deformations, surface grime, craquelure. N.B. The original, from which this work is

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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Continental School, 19th Century At PrayerContinental School, 19th Century...

Continental School, 19th Century At Prayer Unsigned. Oil on canvas, oval format, 10 1/2 x 8 in. (26.5 x 20.2 cm), in an ornately carved frame. Condition: Retouched, surface grime, craquelure

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 18 May 2007

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Manner of Francois Clouet (French, before 1522-1572) Portrait of a...

Manner of Francois Clouet (French, before 1522-1572) Portrait of a Gentleman Unsigned, armorial crest u.l. Oil on panel, 20 x 15 3/8 in. (50.8 x 39.0 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, surface grime, craquelure

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$3,000

Date: 18 May 2007

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After Sir Anthony Van Dyke (Flemish, 1599-1641) Sketch for Children of...

After Sir Anthony Van Dyke (Flemish, 1599-1641) Sketch for Children of Charles I Unsigned, identified on a label from M. Knoedler & Co., New York, affixed to the reverse. Red chalk on paper, 11 1/4 x 12 1/2 in. (28.6 x 31.8 cm), framed. Condition: Toning, small tears to edges, scattered staining

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$3,000

Date: 18 May 2007

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Continental School, 15th Century Style Jean de Monmirel...Continental...

Continental School, 15th Century Style Jean de Monmirel... Unsigned, titled l.c. Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 3/4 in. (60.9 x 50.0 cm), unframed. Condition: Lined, punctures and losses, scattered retouch, surface grime, craquelure

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 18 May 2007

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Manner of Jacob Jordaens (Flemish, 1593-1678) As the Old Sang, So the...

Manner of Jacob Jordaens (Flemish, 1593-1678) As the Old Sang, So the Young Unsigned, identified on the frame. Oil on canvas, 60 x 81 in. (152.4 x 205.7 cm), framed. Condition: Punctures (some repaired), retouched, craquelure. N.B. The original is in the collection of the Louvre, through the Musee

Lot #: 10

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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Dutch School, 18th Century Style Quiet Harbor at RhenenDutch School, 18th...

Dutch School, 18th Century Style Quiet Harbor at Rhenen Unsigned, red wax seal on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 29 x 39 3/4 in. (73.5 x 100.7 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, punctures (most repaired or stabilized), retouched, surface grime, craquelure with areas of cupping and loss near edges

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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School of Philipp Peter Roos, called Rosa di Tivoli (German, 1657-1706...

School of Philipp Peter Roos, called Rosa di Tivoli (German, 1657-1706) Herders and Horses in a Dramatic Landscape Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 28 1/8 x 36 1/4 in. (71.3 x 92.0 cm), unframed. Condition: Lined, retouched, punctures, losses, unstretched, craquelure. N.B. A 19th century stretcher

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 May 2007

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Manner of Jacob van Ruisdael (Dutch, c. 1628-1682) The Cottage Above the...

Manner of Jacob van Ruisdael (Dutch, c. 1628-1682) The Cottage Above the Falls Unsigned, identified in inscriptions on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 11 1/2 x 9 7/8 in. (29.1 x 25.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, surface grime, craquelure

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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Manner of Claude Gellee, called Le Lorraine (French, c. 1602-1682) Horseman...

Manner of Claude Gellee, called Le Lorraine (French, c. 1602-1682) Horseman Giving Alms to a Herder in a Panoramic Landscape Unsigned. Oil on panel, 10 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (26.2 x 33.9 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, varnish inconsistencies, surface grime, fine craquelure

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 18 May 2007

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András Markó (Hungarian, 1824-1895) On the RoadAndrás Markó (Hungarian...

András Markó (Hungarian, 1824-1895) On the Road Signed and dated "And. Marko 1867" l.r. Oil on canvas, 18 1/4 x 24 3/4 in. (46.4 x 62.9 cm), framed. Condition: Patch reinforcement u.l., minor retouch, varnish inconsistencies, surface grime

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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Thomas Charles Leeson Rowbotham (British, 1823-1875) Italian Coastal View...

Thomas Charles Leeson Rowbotham (British, 1823-1875) Italian Coastal View with Figures Signed "T.L. Rowbotham" l.r. Watercolor with gouache and ink on paper, 7 x 13 in. (17.8 x 33.0 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Toning, adhesive reside u.l., ink marks to edges. Provenance: A private New England

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 May 2007

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French School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of Peasants in the...

French School, 19th Century Pair of Portraits of Peasants in the Countryside Each signed "N. Derambure" l.r. Oil on canvas, sizes 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (21.6 x 16.5 cm), framed. Condition: Minor retouch, losses, craquelure

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 18 May 2007

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András Markó (Hungarian, 1824-1895) In the CountrysideAndrás Markó...

András Markó (Hungarian, 1824-1895) In the Countryside Signed and dated "And. Marko 1867" l.c. Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 3/4 in. (45.7 x 62.9 cm), framed. Condition: Varnish inconsistencies, surface grime

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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Dutch School, 19th Century Traveling Down the RiverDutch School, 19th...

Dutch School, 19th Century Traveling Down the River Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61.0 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, varnish inconsistencies, losses, craquelure, heavy surface grime

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 May 2007

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German School, 19th/20th Century Gruss GottGerman School, 19th/20th Century...

German School, 19th/20th Century Gruss Gott/A Tavern Scene Signed "M. Zeller" l.r., titled on a period label affixed to the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 x 12 1/2 in. (25.4 x 31.8 cm), framed. Condition: Board slightly warped, minor retouch. N.B. "Gruss gott" is a common greeting in Austria and southern

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 18 May 2007

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Nils Forsberg, Jr. (Swedish, b. 1870) Warming by the FireNils Forsberg, Jr...

Nils Forsberg, Jr. (Swedish, b. 1870) Warming by the Fire Signed and dated "Nils Forsberg fils 189..." l.r. Oil on canvas, 25 3/4 x 21 3/4 in. (65.4 x 55.2 cm), in a period frame. Condition: Retouch (primarily to edges), bloom

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 May 2007

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Johan Severin Nilson (Swedish, 1846-1918) Young Girl on a Country PathJohan...

Johan Severin Nilson (Swedish, 1846-1918) Young Girl on a Country Path Signed "Severin Nilson" l.r. Oil on board, 12 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (31.8 x 23.5 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 May 2007

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Fritz Carl Werner Ebel (German, 1835-1895) Resting in the ShadeFritz Carl...

Fritz Carl Werner Ebel (German, 1835-1895) Resting in the Shade Signed "F. Ebel" l.r. Oil on canvas, 26 3/4 x 39 1/2 in. (67.9 x 100.3 cm), in a period frame. Condition: Scattered retouch, craquelure

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$6,000

Date: 18 May 2007

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Annie Barrows Shepley (American, fl. 1888-1907) The Red Hat/Portrait of a...

Annie Barrows Shepley (American, fl. 1888-1907) The Red Hat/Portrait of a Scandinavian Girl Signed and dated "Shepley 95-" l.r., inscribed "Holscher Dalarne-" l.l. Watercolor and gouache on paper, sight size 6 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (17.0 x 12.0 cm), framed. Condition: Subtle toning, not examined out of

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 18 May 2007

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Albert Kinsley (British, 1852-1945) Old Thatched Cottage...

Albert Kinsley (British, 1852-1945) Old Thatched Cottage, Warwickshire Signed "A Kinsley" l.l., titled on frame. Watercolor on paper/board, sight size 10 x 14 1/4 in. (25.4 x 36.2 cm), framed. Condition: Toning, soiling/staining, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 18 May 2007

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Johann Hartung (German, 1836-1918) Unexpected VisitorJohann Hartung...

Johann Hartung (German, 1836-1918) Unexpected Visitor Signed "J. Hartung" l.l., identified on a tag affixed to the reverse. Oil on canvas, 8 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. (21.0 x 26.6 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch (including large repaired tears

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 May 2007

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Hendrick van Langen (Dutch, 1874-1965) Feeding BabyHendrick van Langen...

Hendrick van Langen (Dutch, 1874-1965) Feeding Baby Signed "H v Langen" l.r. Oil on canvas, 9 1/2 x 11 3/4 in. (24.1 x 29.8 cm), framed. Condition: Mounted onto to panel, retouch, pinhole punctures to corners

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 18 May 2007

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Attributed to Daniel Gardner (British, 1750-1805) Lady Catherine Powlett...

Attributed to Daniel Gardner (British, 1750-1805) Lady Catherine Powlett (Daughter of the Duke of Bolton) Unsigned, identified on a label affixed to the reverse. Oil on panel, 12 x 8 1/2 in. (30.5 x 21.6 cm), unframed. Condition: Retouch, minor loss u.c., varnish inconsistencies, surface grime

Lot #: 30A

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$3,000

Date: 18 May 2007

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Hugues Merle (French, 1823-1881) Portrait of a Peasant GirlHugues Merle...

Hugues Merle (French, 1823-1881) Portrait of a Peasant Girl Signed and dated "Hugues-Merle 1873" u.l., indistinct canvas stencil on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 22 x 18 1/4 in. (56.9 x 46.4 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, surface grime, craquelure. N.B. Born in Saint-Marcellin, France, in

Lot #: 31

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

Date: 18 May 2007

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Attributed to Eugenio Lucas y Padilla (Spanish, 1824-1870) Portrait of a...

Attributed to Eugenio Lucas y Padilla (Spanish, 1824-1870) Portrait of a Young Woman Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 16 x 12 1/2 in. (40.6 x 31.8 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, varnish inconsistencies, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 18 May 2007