American & European Works of Art Auction

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Date of the auction: 26.09.2019

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Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Pietà Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch...

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) Pietà , 1596. Monogrammed and dated within the plate, pencil annotations and collector's stamp (see below) to verso. Engraving on laid paper, image size 6 7/8 x 4 7/8 in. (17.5 x 12.4 cm), framed. Condition: Trimmed just outside of the border (missing the blank

Lot #: 1 1

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Andrea Mantegna (Italian, 1431-1506) Bacchanal with a Wine Vat Andrea...

Andrea Mantegna (Italian, 1431-1506) Bacchanal with a Wine Vat , early 1470, a lifetime or near lifetime impression (Bartsch, 19; Hind, 3; NGA 1973, 73). Monogrammed and dated within the plate. Engraving on laid paper, sheet/image size 11 x 16 3/16 in. (27.8 x 41.0 cm), framed. Condition: Trimmed

Lot #: 2 2

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Beggars Receiving Alms at...

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Beggars Receiving Alms at the Door of a House , 1648, an 18th century impression (Bartsch/Hollstein, 176ii/iii). Signed and dated within the plate. Etching on laid paper, image size 6 1/2 x 5 1/16 in. (16.5 x 12.6 cm), framed. Condition: Trimmed just

Lot #: 3 3

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Self Portrait Drawing at a...

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Self Portrait Drawing at a Window , 1648, a late 18th or early 19th century impression (Hind, 229; Bartsch/Hollstein, 22 v/v). Signed and dated in the plate, unidentified collector's stamp (a crown over the initials M.H. in purple ink) on verso. Etching

Lot #: 4 4

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Peter and John Healing the...

Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) Peter and John Healing the Cripple at the Gate of the Temple , 1659, a late 18th or early 19th century impression (Bartsch/Hollstein, 94iv/iv). Signed and dated in the plate. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 1/8 x 8 1/2 in. (18.0 x 21.5 cm

Lot #: 5 5

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Gerald Leslie Brockhurst (British, 1890-1978) Six Portrait Etchings: The...

Gerald Leslie Brockhurst (British, 1890-1978) Six Portrait Etchings: The Dancer (The Artist's Wife) , 1925 (Brumbaugh et al., 34; Wright, 52); La Tresse , 1926 (B., 38; W., 56); The Amberley Boy (The Second Plate) , 1928 (B., 43-5; W., 62); Viba (Mrs. Bobby Hazelton Ross) , 1929 (B., 48; W., 63

Lot #: 6 6

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Edgar Degas, par lui-même Edgar Degas...

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Edgar Degas, par lui-même , 1855-57, final state of four after cancellation (Delteil, 1; Adhémar, 13). Unsigned. Etching on paper, plate size 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 in. (23.2 x 14.5 cm), framed. Condition: Unobtrusive toning, mat burn, gentle rippling, not examined out of

Lot #: 7 7

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Luigi Kasimir (Austrian, 1881-1962) Three Views: Old Hamburg Luigi Kasimir...

Luigi Kasimir (Austrian, 1881-1962) Three Views: Old Hamburg , 1927; Wien - Blick vom Hochhaus (Vienna - General View) (Kasimir, 8); and Hamburg, Zollkanal (Zoll Canal) (K., 229). Each signed "Luigi Kasimir" in pencil beneath the image. Color etchings with aquatint on paper, plate sizes to 13 3/4 x

Lot #: 8 8

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Max Liebermann (German, 1847-1935) Polo Max Liebermann (German, 1847-1935) Polo

Max Liebermann (German, 1847-1935) Polo , 1912 (Schiefler, 143 II). Signed or inscribed "MLiebermann" in pencil l.l. Lithograph on paper, image size 9 x 12 1/8 in. (22.9 x 30.3 cm), framed. Condition: Rippling, light toned, handling creases and similar near upper corners, possible area of erasure

Lot #: 8A 8A

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868) Two Prints: La Tour de L'Horloge Charles...

Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868) Two Prints: La Tour de L'Horloge , 1852, probably from the seventh state of ten (Schneiderman, 23vii; Delteil, 28) on chine collé; and Saint-Étienne-du-Mont , 1852, final state of eight, edition of 30, printed in 1861 (S., 25; D., 30) on laid Hudelist paper with

Lot #: 9 9

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868) Two Impressions of Le Pont Neuf Charles...

Charles Meryon (French, 1821-1868) Two Impressions of Le Pont Neuf , 1853, probably the 7th state and the final state (printed in 1861) of eleven (Schneiderman, 30). Both identified within the plate. Etchings on paper, plate sizes 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (18.3 x 18.3 cm), unmatted, unframed. Condition

Lot #: 10 10

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923) Blanchisseuses...

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923) Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage , 1898, possibly a proof of one of the three plates from the first state (Crauzat, 22). Unsigned. Etching with aquatint and drypoint on heavy laid paper, plate size 14 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. (36.1 x 27.2 cm), framed

Lot #: 11 11

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901) Le marchand de marrons (The...

Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, 1864-1901) Le marchand de marrons (The Roasted-Chestnut Vendor) , 1897, probably from the posthumous edition of 625 published in 1925 (Adriani, 211). Monogrammed within the matrix, a label from the Vincent Price Collection affixed to the backing. Lithograph on

Lot #: 12 12

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Edouard Vuillard (French, 1868-1940) Intérieur au canapé Edouard Vuillard...

Edouard Vuillard (French, 1868-1940) Intérieur au canapé , alternatively titled Soir , c. 1930, final state of three (Roger-Marx, 62). Initialed within the plate. Etching on paper, plate size 4 x 5 3/4 in. (10.0 x 14.5 cm), framed. Condition: Margins 1 inch or more, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 13 13

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Pilot Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Pilot

Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Pilot , 1919, only state (Asplund, 285). Signed "Zorn" in pencil l.r., signed within the plate. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 x 4 5/8 in. (17.7 x 11.6 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Margins over 2 inches, extremely subtly light-toned

Lot #: 14 14

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Balance Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920...

Anders Zorn (Swedish, 1860-1920) Balance , 1919, only state (Asplund, 287). Signed "Zorn" in pencil l.r., signed and dated within the plate. Etching on laid paper, plate size 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (16.4 x 11.4 cm), matted, unframed. Condition: Margins 3 inches or more with a deckled lower edge, two

Lot #: 15 15

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Romain De Tirtoff, called Erté (Russian, 1892-1990) Zsa Zsa Romain De...

Romain De Tirtoff, called Erté (Russian, 1892-1990) Zsa Zsa , 1975, edition of 260. Signed "Erté" in pencil l.r., numbered "54/260" in pencil l.l. Color screenprint on paper, image size 27 x 13 5/8 in. (68.5 x 34.5 cm), framed. Condition: Unobtrusive toning, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 16 16

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Romain De Tirtoff, called Erté (Russian, 1892-1990) Two Costume Designs...

Romain De Tirtoff, called Erté (Russian, 1892-1990) Two Costume Designs: Gaby Desley and King's Favorite , 1979-80, edition of 300, published by Circle Fine Art Corp., Chicago. Both signed "Erté" in pencil l.r., numbered ".../300" in pencil l.l., and with publisher's label affixed to the backing

Lot #: 17 17

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Romain De Tirtoff, called Erté (Russian, 1892-1990) Manhattan Mary I Romain...

Romain De Tirtoff, called Erté (Russian, 1892-1990) Manhattan Mary I , 1979, edition of 300, published by Circle Fine Art Corp., Chicago. Signed "Erté" in pencil l.r., numbered "232/300" in pencil l.l., publisher's dry stamp l.l., publisher's label affixed to the backing. Color lithograph on paper

Lot #: 18 18

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Léonard Tsuguhara Foujita (Japanese/French, 1886-1968) Nu assis Léonard...

Léonard Tsuguhara Foujita (Japanese/French, 1886-1968) Nu assis , from the album Femmes , 1930, edition of 100, published by Éditions Artistiques Apollo, Paris (Buisson, I.30.35). Signed "Foujita" in pencil l.r., numbered "40/100" (possibly over a previous number) in pencil l.l. Etching with

Lot #: 19 19

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Elie Nadelman (American, 1885-1946) Head Study Elie Nadelman (American...

Elie Nadelman (American, 1885-1946) Head Study . Unsigned. Etching on cream paper, plate size 5 7/8 x 4 7/8 in. (15.0 x 12.3 cm), framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. Provenance: From the artist's estate to the current owner

Lot #: 20 20

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Claughton Pellew (British, 1890-1966) The Return Claughton Pellew (British...

Claughton Pellew (British, 1890-1966) The Return , 1925, edition of 25 (Ashmolean Museum, 17). Signed and dated "Claughton Pellew. 1925." in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.c., numbered "Imp. 23/25." in pencil l.l., monogrammed within the block. Woodcut on paper, image size 10 1/2 x 10 in. (26.5 x

Lot #: 21 21

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Lighting In Frank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Lighting In , 1925, trial proof A-7 (Paff, 244). Signed, titled, and numbered "Frank W Benson..." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 7/8 x 10 7/8 in. (20.0 x 27.6 cm), unmatted and unframed. Condition: Deckled edges to all sides, small

Lot #: 22 22

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) On Swift Wings Frank Weston...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) On Swift Wings , 1927, proof B-1 (Paff, 264). Signed, titled, and numbered "FrankWBenson..." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper with "ENGLAND" watermark, plate size 11 3/4 x 9 3/4 in. (29.8 x 24.8 cm), unmatted and unframed. Condition: Deckled edges to all

Lot #: 23 23

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Evening Flight Frank Weston...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Evening Flight , 1927, Signed "FrankWBenson.", titled, and numbered in pencil l.l. proof A-7 (Paff, 270). Signed, titled, and numbered "FrankWBenson..." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 5 15/16 x 7 7/8 in. (15.0 x 19.8 cm), unmatted

Lot #: 24 24

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Casting for Salmon Frank Weston...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Casting for Salmon , Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l., titled and numbered in pencil l.l. 1929, published state, edition of 150 (Paff, 288). Signed, titled, and numbered "FrankWBenson..." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 3/4 x 9 7/8

Lot #: 25 25

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Over Cape Cod Frank Weston Benson...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Over Cape Cod , Signed "Frank W Benson", titled, and numbered in pencil l.l. 1932, proof A (Paff, 326). Signed, titled, and numbered "Frank W Benson..." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper with "ENGLAND" watermark, plate size 8 x 15 in. (20.3 x 38.1 cm

Lot #: 26 26

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Woodpile Thomas Hart Benton...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Woodpile , 1939, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 31). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix, label from AAA affixed to the backing paper. Lithograph on wove paper, image size 8 3/4 x 11 in. (22.1 x

Lot #: 27 27

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Farmer's Daughter Thomas Hart...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Farmer's Daughter , 1944, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 62). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. Lithograph on Strathmore rag paper with watermark, image size 9 3/4 x 13 1/4 in. (24.6 x 33.5 cm), framed. Condition

Lot #: 28 28

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019

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Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Corral Thomas Hart Benton...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) The Corral , 1948, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists, New York (Fath, 71). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix. Lithograph on wove paper, image size 9 11/16 x 13 3/4 in. (24.5 x 34.8 cm), framed. Condition: Margins just

Lot #: 29 29

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

Date: 26 Sep 2019