Discovery Auction

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02116 Boston, MA
United States
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Date of the auction: 13.11.2013

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Reba Stewart (American, 1930-1971) Fahardo [sic ] ShorelineReba Stewart...

Reba Stewart (American, 1930-1971) Fahardo [sic] Shoreline. Dated, titled, and signed "Dec. 1969...R. Stewart" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 36 x 60 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Palle Thrane (Danish, 1911-2005) Mediterranean Coastal ViewPalle Thrane...

Palle Thrane (Danish, 1911-2005) Mediterranean Coastal View. Signed and dated "Palle Thrane.51." l.r. Oil on Masonite, 36 x 31 in., framed

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$250 - US$300

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Anglo/American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman...

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman Seated. Bears signature and date "M.S. CURRY 84" l.r. Oil on canvas, 20 x 16 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, craquelure

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Maurice Bompard (French, 1857-1936) St. Mark's Square in RainMaurice...

Maurice Bompard (French, 1857-1936) St. Mark's Square in Rain. Signed "Maurice Bompard" l.l. Oil on panel, 13 x 9 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, varnish inconsistencies and discoloration, mild surface grime. Provenance: By descent within the family of the artist, from the collection of the

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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John Douglas Woodward (American, 1846-1924) Lone Figure on a BridgeJohn...

John Douglas Woodward (American, 1846-1924) Lone Figure on a Bridge. Signed and dated "JD Woodward 1870" l.l. Oil on canvas, 14 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Walter Lofthouse Dean (American, 1854-1912) Seaside Scene, Possibly San...

Walter Lofthouse Dean (American, 1854-1912) Seaside Scene, Possibly San Juan. Signed "Walter L. Dean" l.r. Oil on canvas, 18 x 14 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, surface grime, varnish inconsistencies and aging, light retouching

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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John Douglas Woodward (American, 1846-1924) Figure in a RowboatJohn Douglas...

John Douglas Woodward (American, 1846-1924) Figure in a Rowboat. Signed and dated "JD Woodward 1870" l.l. Oil on canvas, 14 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989) Diamond HeadSalvador Dali (Spanish...

Salvador Dali (Spanish, 1904-1989) Diamond Head. Signed in pencil in l.r. and numbered "I254/350" in pencil in l.l. Lithograph, image size 24 x 21 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Stanley Meltzoff (American, 1917-2006) MaizeStanley Meltzoff (American...

Stanley Meltzoff (American, 1917-2006) Maize. Signed "Meltzoff" l.r. Oil on Masonite, 14 1/2 x 15 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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British School, 19th Century Style Rough SeasBritish School, 19th Century...

British School, 19th Century Style Rough Seas. Signed "C Meadows" l.r. Oil on panel, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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William Henry Howe (American, 1844-1929) Landscape with Weathered Fence and...

William Henry Howe (American, 1844-1929) Landscape with Weathered Fence and Cottages Beyond. Stamped signature "William H. Howe NA." l.l. Oil on panel, 12 3/4 x 16 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Minor abrasions, surface accretions and grime

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Alfred L. Wonderlick (American, 20th Century) Two Landscape Studies.Alfred...

Alfred L. Wonderlick (American, 20th Century) Two Landscape Studies. Each signed and dated "Alfred Wonderlick 67" l.r., one identified on a label from the New Hampshire Art Association 23rd Annual Exhibition affixed to the reverse. Ink and graphite on paper, sight sizes 22 1/4 x 17 1/2 in., both

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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G. Lambert (French, 19th/20th Century) Fête de ballons a Yvri-Sur-SeineG...

G. Lambert (French, 19th/20th Century) Fête de ballons a Yvri-Sur-Seine. Signed "LAMBERT" l.r. Oil on canvas, 23 x 20 in., framed. Condition: Flaking, alligatoring, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Attributed to Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Arise, BarakAttributed to...

Attributed to Salvador Dalí (Spanish, 1904-1989) Arise, Barak, from ALIYAH, 1968 (Michler & Löpsinger, 1,200). Signed or inscribed in pencil l.r., numbered "45/250" in pencil l.l. Color lithograph, image size 22 1/4 x 15 1/4 in., framed

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Maurice Bompard (French, 1857-1936) Sailing Vessels Moored Off Shore...

Maurice Bompard (French, 1857-1936) Sailing Vessels Moored Off Shore, Probably Venice. Unsigned. Oil on panel, 7 x 10 5/8 in., framed. Condition: Crack to panel surface u.r. (beneath frame liner), wear to panel edges, surface grime. Provenance: By descent within the family of the artist, from the

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Philip H. Rideout (British, fl. 1880-1912) Two English Coaching...

Philip H. Rideout (British, fl. 1880-1912) Two English Coaching Scenes. Signed and date One signed and dated "Phil H. Rideout 1889" l.r., the other signed and dated "PH Rideout 1889" l.r., both with labels from Arthur Ackermann & Son, New York, affixed to the backing. Oil on artist board, 6 1/2 x 10

Lot #: 16

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

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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James Brewer (American, 1932-1978) Untitled DrawingJames Brewer (American...

James Brewer (American, 1932-1978) Untitled Drawing. Signed and dated "Brewer '62" l.r. Ink on paper, sight size 39 3/8 x 29 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Toning, rippling, small stain to u.r. quadrant, not examined out of frame. Provenance: From the estate of the late Henry C. Veit

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Joseph H. Greenwood (American, 1857-1927) Autumn LandscapeJoseph H...

Joseph H. Greenwood (American, 1857-1927) Autumn Landscape. Signed "JHGreenwood" l.l. Oil on panel (cigar box top), 5 5/8 x 8 3/8 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, surface imperfections, cigar box top is enlarged with wood strips applied to each side

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$400 - US$800

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Ray Gotto (American, b. 1916) Safe at HomeRay Gotto (American, b. 1916...

Ray Gotto (American, b. 1916) Safe at Home. Signed in pencil l.r. and within the matrix. Screenprint in black and cream, sight size 20 x 32 1/4 in., framed

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Wayland Moore (American, 20th Century) Bicycle RaceWayland Moore (American...

Wayland Moore (American, 20th Century) Bicycle Race. Signed in pencil l.r. and numbered "150/300" in pencil l.l. Serigraph on paper, image size 21 5/8 x 36 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Charles Drew Cahoon (American, 1861-1951) MooseCharles Drew Cahoon...

Charles Drew Cahoon (American, 1861-1951) Moose. Unsigned, with a label from T.W. Norman Co., Boston, affixed to the reverse. Oil on canvas, 14 3/4 x 25 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Mounted to artist board, mounting bubbles, abrasions, tears, warping, varnish inconsistencies

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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André Renoux (French, 1939-2002) Montmartre Street Scene in Snow.André...

André Renoux (French, 1939-2002) Montmartre Street Scene in Snow. Signed and dated "A. Renoux/1961." l.l. Oil on canvas, 23 5/8 x 31 7/8 in., framed. Condition: Areas of craquelure with lifting and losses, surface grime

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Bunny Harvey (American, b. 1946) My Western ViewBunny Harvey (American, b...

Bunny Harvey (American, b. 1946) My Western View Signed and titled "Harvey/..." on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 18 x 18 in. (45.8 x 45.8 cm), framed. Condition: Good

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Emily Murray Paterson (British, 1855-1934) Passing the House on the...

Emily Murray Paterson (British, 1855-1934) Passing the House on the Corner Signed "Emily M. Paterson RSW" l.l. Gouache, watercolor and graphite on paper, sight size 10 1/4 x 15 in. (26.0 x 38.1 cm), framed. Condition: Subtle toning

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Alfred Fontville De Breanski, Jr. (British, 1877-1957) Spring Time, The...

Alfred Fontville De Breanski, Jr. (British, 1877-1957) Spring Time, The Brook... Signed "A de Breanski, Jr." l.l., titled and inscribed on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 15 x 20 in. (38.0 x 51.0 cm), framed. Condition: Small loss to u.r. quadrant, minor retouch, surface grime

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Anglo/American School, 19th Century The LessonAnglo/American School, 19th...

Anglo/American School, 19th Century The Lesson Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 19 x 16 1/2 in. (48.9 x 41.6 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Franco-American School, 20th Century Autumn LandscapeFranco-American...

Franco-American School, 20th Century Autumn Landscape Signed "Rene du'l Arnet" [sic] l.l. Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm), framed. Condition: Craquelure, varnish inconsistencies, surface grime

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Matteo Sandona (American, 1881-1964) Half-length Portrait of a Woman in...

Matteo Sandona (American, 1881-1964) Half-length Portrait of a Woman in Black. Signed and dated "Sandona/19...6" l.r. Oil on canvas, 29 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Lined, areas of possible skinning, heavily varnished, surface grime. N.B. The date appears to be 1926, but is indistinct

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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American School, 19th Century Still Life with Liquor, Cigars, Pipe, Playing...

American School, 19th Century Still Life with Liquor, Cigars, Pipe, Playing Cards, Cowry Shells, and Handbills. Unsigned, inscribed "ELLIOT [sic] HOUSE, CAMBRIDGE, HARVARD" in pencil on the frame reverse. Oil on panel, 13 1/2 x 14 1/2 in. (34.3 x 36.8 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, craquelure

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 13 Nov 2013

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Thaddeus R. Beal (American, b. 1947) Dense ProbabilitiesThaddeus R. Beal...

Thaddeus R. Beal (American, b. 1947) Dense Probabilities. Unsigned, identified and dated "1991" on a label from Akin Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, affixed to the back of the frame. Mixed media on canvas mounted to board, 5 5/8 x 20 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Good. Provenance: From a private New

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$100 - US$125

Date: 13 Nov 2013