American & European Works of Art Auction

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Date of the auction: 19.09.2014

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Flemish School, 17th Century Style Floral Still Life with a Foreground...

Flemish School, 17th Century Style Floral Still Life with a Foreground Bird Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 24 1/2 x 16 5/8 in. (62.0 x 42.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, skinning, retouch, craquelure, losses, surface grime

Lot #: 301

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Francis Cotes (British, 1726-1770) Emma Vernon, 1st Marchioness of...

Francis Cotes (British, 1726-1770) Emma Vernon, 1st Marchioness of Exeter Unsigned, identified on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, minor retouch, craquelure, surface grime. Provenance: Purchased c. 1920 by patent attorney Mr. Drury Walls

Lot #: 307

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Attributed to Jacobus van der Stok (Dutch, 1794-1864) Winter Landscape with...

Attributed to Jacobus van der Stok (Dutch, 1794-1864) Winter Landscape with Thatched Cottages by a River Unsigned. Oil on panel, 12 x 15 1/8 in. (30.5 x 38.5 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 317

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Attributed to John Crome, called Old Crome (British, 1768-1821) Fishermen...

Attributed to John Crome, called Old Crome (British, 1768-1821) Fishermen Pulling Nets by Moonlight Signed indistinctly l.r., identified on a presentation plaque. Oil on canvas, 13 x 17 3/4 in. (33.0 x 45.1 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, skinning to signature, craquelure, subtle varnish

Lot #: 318

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Giuseppe Laezza (Italian, 1835-1905) Neapolitan Fishermen with Nets at the...

Giuseppe Laezza (Italian, 1835-1905) Neapolitan Fishermen with Nets at the Shore Signed "G. Laezza" l.r. Oil on canvas, 23 1/2 x 49 in. (59.7 x 124.5 cm), framed. Condition: Minor retouch, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 328

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Jehan Georges Vibert (French, 1840-1902) First CommunionJehan Georges...

Jehan Georges Vibert (French, 1840-1902) First Communion. Signed "J.G. Vibert." l.r., inscribed "Vibert" in pencil on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 14 x 10 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, craquelure and shrinking craquelure, surface grime. Provenance: Acquired by Thomas C. Byrne, former director

Lot #: 330

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,000

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Alexander Max Koester (German, 1864-1932) Ducklings with a Mother...

Alexander Max Koester (German, 1864-1932) Ducklings with a Mother Hen Signed "A KOESTER" l.l. Oil on canvas, 21 7/8 x 29 1/2 in. (55.5 x 75.0 cm), framed. Condition: Mild surface grime

Lot #: 339

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Alfred Augustus Glendening, Jr. (British, 1861-1907) SummertimeAlfred...

Alfred Augustus Glendening, Jr. (British, 1861-1907) Summertime Monogram signature and date "AG 1896" l.r., inscribed "August..." in pencil on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 30 1/4 x 20 in. (76.8 x 50.8 cm), framed. Condition: Restored tear with resulting minor retouch and patch reinforcement

Lot #: 345

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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School of Adolf Schreyer (German, 1828-1899) Arab Horsemen Surveying a...

School of Adolf Schreyer (German, 1828-1899) Arab Horsemen Surveying a Distant Camel Caravan. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 20 in., framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, surface grime

Lot #: 348

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Alberto Pasini (Italian, 1826-1899) Le Soir sous la Tente [Evening Under...

Alberto Pasini (Italian, 1826-1899) Le Soir sous la Tente [Evening Under the Tent] Signed and dated "A. Pasini 1857" l.l., identified on a label from Ehrich-Newhouse Inc., New York, affixed to the backing, with a collector's label (see below) affixed to the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 9 x 15 1/2 in

Lot #: 351

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Belisario Gioja (Italian, 1829-1906) The ScribeBelisario Gioja (Italian...

Belisario Gioja (Italian, 1829-1906) The Scribe Signed "B. Gioja" l.r. Watercolor on paper, 20 x 14 in. (51.0 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Laid down on paperboard, tack hole to corners, toning to the support

Lot #: 356

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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George William Whitaker (American, 1841-1916) Mt. Hope Farm, Bristol...

George William Whitaker (American, 1841-1916) Mt. Hope Farm, Bristol, R.I. Signed "G.W. WHITAKER" l.r., titled on the reverse, with a label from Tilden-Thurber Co. Art Gallery, Providence, affixed to the reverse of the frame. Oil on canvas, 12 x 18 in., framed. Condition: Varnish inconsistencies

Lot #: 372

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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George Curtis (American, 1816-1881) Landscape with a MillGeorge Curtis...

George Curtis (American, 1816-1881) Landscape with a Mill Signed and dated "G. CURTIS 1838" l.r. Oil on artist board, 13 x 18 in. (33.0 x 45.7 cm), framed. Condition: Minor losses to support, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 376

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Joseph Rodefer DeCamp (American, 1858-1923) Spring LandscapeJoseph Rodefer...

Joseph Rodefer DeCamp (American, 1858-1923) Spring Landscape Signed "JOSEPH-DE-CAMP.-" l.r. Oil on board, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm), framed. Condition: Bowing, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 390

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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American School, 19th Century Grand Manan IslandAmerican School, 19th...

American School, 19th Century Grand Manan Island Unsigned, titled on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 18 3/4 x 26 in. (45.7 x 66.0 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, patch reinforcement, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 393

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Howard Hill (American, ac. 1860-77) Bay Horse in a StableHoward Hill...

Howard Hill (American, ac. 1860-77) Bay Horse in a Stable Signed or inscribed "Howard Hill" l.l. Oil on paper mounted to canvas, 12 3/4 x 15 1/2 in. (32.5 x 39.8 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, craquelure, with a seam or stretcher bar mark along top edge, minor abrasions, tack holes, surface grime

Lot #: 401

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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American School, 19th Century Two Portraits of Native Americans: Woman in...

American School, 19th Century Two Portraits of Native Americans: Woman in Profile and Woman in a Red Neckerchief Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, sizes to 10 x 7 7/8 in. (25.2 x 20.0 cm), framed. Condition: Both with toning, Neckerchief mounted to paperboard support with toning and staining to the

Lot #: 405

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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After Carl Kauba (Austrian/American, 1865-1922) Reclining Indian Smoking a...

After Carl Kauba (Austrian/American, 1865-1922) Reclining Indian Smoking a Pipe. Signed "© Kauba" in the bronze in the blanket behind the figure's knees. Cold-painted bronze, 10 3/8 x 4 1/8 x 3 in. Condition: Missing and bent pieces, wear and losses to paint surfaces, dirt and grime

Lot #: 407

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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School of Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755-1828) Portrait of a...

School of Gilbert Stuart (American, 1755-1828) Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Oil on panel, 20 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, paint loss at l.c. edge, scattered minor paint losses, varnish inconsistencies, surface grime

Lot #: 408

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) William Platt and Maria Taylor Platt: A...

Thomas Sully (American, 1783-1872) William Platt and Maria Taylor Platt: A Pair of Portraits Monogrammed and dated "TS/1841" l.r. and l.l., respectively. Oil on canvas, 20 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. (51.3 x 43.5 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, portrait of Maria has spots of inpainting at edges and a few spots

Lot #: 410

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Morston Constantine Ream (American, 1840-1898) Tabletop Still Life with...

Morston Constantine Ream (American, 1840-1898) Tabletop Still Life with Fruit and Wine. Signed "Morston Ream." l.c. Oil on canvas, 16 x 24 in., framed in a liner. Condition: Surface grime, fine craquelure

Lot #: 413

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Edward Herbert Barnard (American, 1855-1909) Cow Pasture, Early...

Edward Herbert Barnard (American, 1855-1909) Cow Pasture, Early Autumn Signed "EH Barnard" l.r. Oil on canvas, 20 x 27 in. (50.8 x 68.4 cm), unframed. Condition: Restored tear to center, scattered glue spots to stabilize areas on the reverse, retouch, surface grime

Lot #: 427

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Attributed to Sir Alfred James Munnings (British, 1878-1959) At a Horse...

Attributed to Sir Alfred James Munnings (British, 1878-1959) At a Horse Show. Signed "A.J. Munnings" l.l. Watercolor on paper, 11 1/8 x 15 3/16 in., framed. Condition: Gentle toning, tack holes at corners, hinged to the backing mat in three places along the top edge of the reverse

Lot #: 446

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Alexander Pope, Jr. (American, 1849-1924) Three Images of Game Birds...

Alexander Pope, Jr. (American, 1849-1924) Three Images of Game Birds: Ringneck Pheasant, Silver Pheasant, and Golden Pheasant Ringneck signed "A. Pope Jr." l.l. Watercolors on paper, sight sizes to 4 5/8 x 6 in. (10.2 x 15.3 cm), framed. Condition: Not examined out of frames

Lot #: 454

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,000

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Lynn Bogue Hunt (American, 1878-1960) Irish SetterLynn Bogue Hunt...

Lynn Bogue Hunt (American, 1878-1960) Irish Setter Signed "LYNN BOGUE HUNT" l.l. Oil on canvas, 20 x 15 in. (50.8 x 38.1 cm), framed. Condition: Surface abrasions/grime

Lot #: 456

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Edward Gregory Smith (American, 1880-1961) View of a Barn in SummerEdward...

Edward Gregory Smith (American, 1880-1961) View of a Barn in Summer Signed "GREGORY SMITH" l.r. Oil on Masonite, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm), framed. Condition: Minor surface grime

Lot #: 464

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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John McGhie (British, 1867-1952) SeascapeJohn McGhie (British, 1867-1952...

John McGhie (British, 1867-1952) Seascape. Signed "J. McGhie" l.l., identified on the artist's label affixed to the stretcher, with two canvas stencils from Winsor & Newton, London, and Robert Miller, Glasgow, on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 28 x 36 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 477

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Amy Jones (American, 1899-1992) Afternoon BoatingAmy Jones (American...

Amy Jones (American, 1899-1992) Afternoon Boating Signed and dated "Amy Jones 1969" l.r. Gouache on paper, sight size 21 x 27 1/2 in. (53.3 x 69.9 cm), framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame. N.B. We wish to thank the artist's daughter, Lucy Jones Berk, for her assistance with cataloging the

Lot #: 491

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Ross E. Moffett (American, 1888-1971) Portuguese Women / A Provincetown...

Ross E. Moffett (American, 1888-1971) Portuguese Women/A Provincetown Winter Scene Signed "MOFFETT" l.l., titled in pencil and with a label from the Fogg Art Museum affixed to the reverse. Oil on canvas, 10 x 12 in. (25.4 x 30.5 cm), framed. Condition: Mounted to paperboard. Provenance: Purchased by

Lot #: 494

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

Date: 19 Sep 2014

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Franco-American School, 19th/20th Century Mosque, TunisFranco-American...

Franco-American School, 19th/20th Century Mosque, Tunis Unsigned, titled in pencil on the reverse, inscribed indistinctly in pencil on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 16 1/8 x 18 3/16 in. (41.0 x 46.2 cm), framed. Condition: Rippling, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 496

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,600

Date: 19 Sep 2014