Auction 19.05.2005

Christie's
New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 19.05.2005

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William Mason Brown (1828-1898)

William Mason Brown (1828-1898) Apples and Lilacs signed 'Wm.Brown.' (lower left) oil on canvas 20¼ x 16¼ in. (50.8 x 41.3 cm.) Painted circa 1872-75

Lot #: 2

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Francis Martin Drexel (1792-1863)

Francis Martin Drexel (1792-1863) Double Portrait signed and dated 'F.M. Drexel./Pinxit 1822' (lower left) oil on canvas 29¼ x 35¼ in. (74.3 x 89.5 cm

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Thomas Sully (1783-1872)

Thomas Sully (1783-1872) Peasant Girl (After Rembrandt's Young Girl Leaning on a Windowsill ) oil on canvas 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.) Painted circa 1838-66

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Rembrandt Peale (1778-1860)

Rembrandt Peale (1778-1860) Portrait of George Washington oil on canvas 28½ x 23½ in. (72.4 x 59.7 cm

Lot #: 6

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Severin Roesen (1815-1872)

Severin Roesen (1815-1872) Still Life with Fruit signed 'Roesen' (lower right) and dated '1857.' (lower left) oil on canvas laid down on masonite 36 x 51¾ in. (91.4 x 131.4 cm

Lot #: 9

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Jasper Francis Cropsey (1823-1900)

Jasper Francis Cropsey (1823-1900) Autumn Landscape signed and dated 'J.F. Cropsey 1877' (lower left) oil on canvas 12 x 20¼ in. (30.5 x 51.4 cm

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880)

Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880) Summer Idyll signed and dated 'S.R. Gifford 1860' (lower right) oil on canvas 18¼ x 15¼ in. (46.4 x 38.7 cm

Lot #: 13

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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James Edward Buttersworth (1817-1894)

James Edward Buttersworth (1817-1894) 'Puritan' Racing Off of Staten Island signed 'J.E. Buttersworth' (lower right) oil on board 7¾ x 11¾ in. (19.7 x 29.9 cm.) Painted circa 1885

Lot #: 14

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908)

Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908) New York Harbor with the Brooklyn Bridge Under Construction signed with initials in monogram and dated 'AT Bricher 1877' (lower left) oil on canvas 27 x 23 in. (68.6 x 58.4 cm

Lot #: 15

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880)

Sanford Robinson Gifford (1823-1880) Fire Island Beach signed, dated and inscribed with title 'S R Gifford 1878' (on the reverse of frame) oil on canvas 13½ x 27½ in. (34.3 x 69.9 cm

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Ernest Lawson (1873-1939)

Ernest Lawson (1873-1939) Early Autumn signed 'E. Lawson.' (lower left) oil on canvas 20½ x 24¼ in. (52.1 x 61.6 cm

Lot #: 19

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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William Glackens (1870-1938)

William Glackens (1870-1938) L'Aperitif signed, dated and inscribed with title 'W. Glackens/L'Aperitif/15x18 c.1926' (on a label affixed to the backing) oil on canvas 18 x 14¾ in. (45.7 x 37.5 cm

Lot #: 21

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Maurice Prendergast (1859-1924)

Maurice Prendergast (1859-1924) Nantasket signed 'Prendergast.' (lower left) watercolor and pencil on paper 16 x 13¼ in. (40.6 x 33.7 cm.) Executed circa 1900-05

Lot #: 22

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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William Glackens (1870-1938)

William Glackens (1870-1938) Julia with Books oil on canvas 24 x 20 in. (51 x 50.8 cm.) Painted in 1914

Lot #: 24

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Charles Burchfield (1893-1967)

Charles Burchfield (1893-1967) Sunlight After the Rain signed 'C.E. Burchfield' (lower right)--dated and inscribed with title '6-17-1916-/Sunlight after the Rain' (on the reverse) watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper 20 x 14 in. (50.8 x 35.6 cm

Lot #: 25

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Charles Burchfield (1893-1967)

Charles Burchfield (1893-1967) Bright Sun bears Charles E. Burchfield Foundation Stamp (lower left)--dated 'Nov. 26, 1916' (on the reverse) watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper mounted on board 20¼ x 13 in. (51.4 x 33 cm

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Milton Avery (1893-1965)

Milton Avery (1893-1965) Loungers by the Pale Green Sea signed and dated 'Milton Avery/1945' (lower right) watercolor and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard 22¼ x 30¾ in. (56.5 x 78.1 cm

Lot #: 29

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Milton Avery (1893-1965)

Milton Avery (1893-1965) Beach Sitters signed and dated 'Milton Avery/1944' (lower right) watercolor and pencil on paper laid down on board 22½ x 31 in. (57.2 x 78.7 cm

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Morris Graves (1910-2001)

Morris Graves (1910-2001) Ibis signed 'MGraves' (lower right) and inscribed 'Ibis' (lower left) tempera on brown paper 24½ x 30½ in. (62.2 x 77.5 cm.) Executed in 1947

Lot #: 32

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Max Kuehne (1880-1968)

Max Kuehne (1880-1968) Floral Arrangement in Pink and Silver: Framed Three-Paneled Screen inscribed 'Max Kuehne' (lower right) silver leaf, watercolor and shellac on panel 83½ x 71½ in. (212.1 x 181.6 cm.) Executed circa 1930-40s

Lot #: 35

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Reginald Marsh (1898-1954)

Reginald Marsh (1898-1954) Two Women Picked by Ike for Top Places (Third Avenue El) signed and dated 'Reginald Marsh 1952' (lower right) oil on board 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm

Lot #: 39

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Guy Pene du Bois (1884-1958)

Guy Pene du Bois (1884-1958) Mothers signed 'Guy Péne du Bois' (lower right) oil on canvas 20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm

Lot #: 40

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 19 May 2005

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Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975)

Thomas Hart Benton (1889-1975) Pocahontas and Captain John Smith signed and dated 'Benton '45' (lower left) oil on panel 12 x 9¾ in. (30.5 x 24.8 cm

Lot #: 41

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Edward Potthast (1857-1927)

Edward Potthast (1857-1927) Bathers signed 'E Potthast' (lower right)--signed and inscribed 'Edw H Potthast/222 W. 59th/New York' (on the reverse) oil on panel 12¼ x 16 in. (31.1 x 40.6 cm

Lot #: 45

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Robert Henri (1865-1929)

Robert Henri (1865-1929) Newsgirl, Madrid, Spain oil on canvas 24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.) Painted circa 1908-10

Lot #: 46

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Robert Henri (1865-1929)

Robert Henri (1865-1929) Sketchers in the Woods signed 'Robert Henri' (lower left) pastel on paper 12¼ x 20 in. (31.1 x 50.8 cm.) Executed circa 1918

Lot #: 47

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925)

George Wesley Bellows (1882-1925) Mountain Orchard inscribed 'Geo. Bellows./ESB' (lower left by the artist's wife)--signed and inscribed with title 'Geo Bellows' (on the reverse) oil on panel 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm.) Painted in 1922 in Woodstock, New York

Lot #: 48

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Maurice Prendergast (1859-1924)

Maurice Prendergast (1859-1924) Beach Promenade signed 'Prendergast' (lower left) watercolor and pencil on paper 10½ x 15½ in. (26.7 x 39.3 cm.) Executed circa 1907-10

Lot #: 49

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

Date: 19 May 2005

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Maurice Prendergast (1859-1924)

Maurice Prendergast (1859-1924) Beach Scene with Boats signed 'Prendergast' (lower left) watercolor and charcoal on paper 12 x 18 in. (30.5 x 45.7 cm.) Executed circa 1913-15

Lot #: 50

Estimate: US$60,000 - US$80,000

Date: 19 May 2005

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William Glackens (1870-1938)

William Glackens (1870-1938) Vence signed 'W. Glackens' (lower left) oil on canvas 18½ x 24¼ in. (47 x 61.6 cm.) Painted in 1930

Lot #: 52

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 19 May 2005