Discovery Auction

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Park Plaza 63
02116 Boston, MA
United States
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Date of the auction: 11.04.2012

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Anglo/American School, 19th/20th Century The Bacchanal.Anglo/American...

Anglo/American School, 19th/20th Century The Bacchanal. Signed "A. Creswell" l.l. Oil and graphite on canvas, 41 1/4 x 31 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, patch reinforcements, craquelure

Lot #: 1

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

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Cathryn B. Arcomano (American, 1923-2012) UntitledCathryn B. Arcomano...

Cathryn B. Arcomano (American, 1923-2012) Untitled. Signed "Cathryn Arcomano ©1986" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 72 x 48 in., unframed. Condition: Mild surface grime

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$250 - US$300

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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

Anglo/American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Gentleman. Unsigned. Oil on canvas mounted to panel, 34 x 26 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, laid down, patch reinforcements, possible retouch, stretcher bar marks

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Marion Huse (American, 1896-1967) Lighthouse.Marion Huse (American...

Marion Huse (American, 1896-1967) Lighthouse. Signed "Marion Huse" l.l. Oil on board, 12 3/4 x 16 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Minor craquelure, surface grime

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Maria Szantho (Hungarian, 1897-1998) Portrait of a Female Nude.Maria...

Maria Szantho (Hungarian, 1897-1998) Portrait of a Female Nude. Signed "SZANTHO M.-" u.l. Oil on canvas, 26 1/2 x 21 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, retouch, minor abrasions

Lot #: 5

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

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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American School, 20th Century Horses in a Winter Mountain LandscapeAmerican...

American School, 20th Century Horses in a Winter Mountain Landscape. Signed "Patrick Gorman" l.r. Oil on canvas, 20 x 32 in., framed. Condition: Mild surface grime

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Two Works: Jan Balet (German, 1913-2009), Horse and Café Cart Along the...

Two Works: Jan Balet (German, 1913-2009), Horse and Café Cart Along the Seine, signed "Jan Balet" l.r. and numbered "210/300" l.l., lithograph, sight size 16 1/2 x 21 in., framed, (not examined out of frame); sold with a framed lithographic reproduction after Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec titled Jockey

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Dubois Fenelon Hasbrouck (American, 1860-1934) Fence Mending in an Autumn...

Dubois Fenelon Hasbrouck (American, 1860-1934) Fence Mending in an Autumn Landscape. Signed "D.F. Hasbrouck-N.Y." l.r. Watercolor and gouache on paper, sight size 12 1/2 x 25 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Mat burn, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,200

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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John Shayn (American, 1901-1977) Man on Bridge, Ogunquit, ME.John Shayn...

John Shayn (American, 1901-1977) Man on Bridge, Ogunquit, ME. Signed "John Shayn" l.r., inscribed and dated "'50" on the reverse. Watercolor and gouache on paper, sight size 13 x 19 in., framed. Condition: Rippling to paper, not examined out of frame

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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John Shayn (American, 1901-1977) Central ParkJohn Shayn (American...

John Shayn (American, 1901-1977) Central Park. Signed "John Shayn" l.l. and inscribed on the reverse. Oil on paperboard, 22 1/4 x 31 in., in a period frame. Condition: Mild surface grime, old surface with imperfections prior to paint addition

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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British School, 19th Century Portrait Studies of a Young Boy.British...

British School, 19th Century Portrait Studies of a Young Boy. Unsigned, bears presentation plaque and label with attribution to Sir William Orpen affixed to the reverse. Oil on canvas, 10 x 14 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 11

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

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Spanish/American School, 20th Century Figura.Spanish/American School, 20th...

Spanish/American School, 20th Century Figura. Inscribed, signed, dated, and titled "...Eusebi 1982..." on the reverse. Acrylic on flocked canvas, 59 x 39 3/4 in., framed (under glass

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Margaret Anna Dobson (American, 1888-1981) Coastal LandscapeMargaret Anna...

Margaret Anna Dobson (American, 1888-1981) Coastal Landscape. Signed and dated "Margaret A Dobson April 28, 1946" l.l. Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in., unframed. Condition: Minor surface grime, frame abrasions

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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British School, 19th Century Cottage in Landscape, Possibly Walter Cottage...

British School, 19th Century Cottage in Landscape, Possibly Walter Cottage in Scotland. Unsigned, inscribed "The Birthplace of Sir Walter Scott in Scotland By W Oppenheim" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Patch reinforcements, retouch, craquelure

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Donald Roy Purdy (American, b. 1924) Balloon Seller at the CarnivalDonald...

Donald Roy Purdy (American, b. 1924) Balloon Seller at the Carnival. Signed "Purdy" l.r. Oil on Masonite, 20 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Minor surface grime

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Manner of Hubert Robert (French, 1733-1808) Landscape with Classical...

Manner of Hubert Robert (French, 1733-1808) Landscape with Classical Ruins. Unsigned, inscribed "Fragonard" on the reverse of the mat. Conte crayon on laid paper, image size diameter 10 5/8 in., framed. Condition: Foxing, soiling, handling creases, subtle rippling

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Milton H. Greene (American, 1922-1985) Marilyn MonroeMilton H. Greene...

Milton H. Greene (American, 1922-1985) Marilyn Monroe, from the BLACK SITTING, 1956, published 1978. Signed and dated "Milton H. Greene...6-23-78" in ballpoint pen on the reverse, artist's stamps on the reverse. Gelatin silver print, image/sheet size 16 x 19 7/8 in., unmatted, unframed. Condition

Lot #: 17

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

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Henry Hammond Ahl (American, 1869-1953) Still Life of PeoniesHenry Hammond...

Henry Hammond Ahl (American, 1869-1953) Still Life of Peonies. Signed "Ahl" l.r. Oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in., unframed. Condition: Small puncture l.r., paint loss, small puncture u.r., stretcher bar marks, abrasions, surface grime

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$500 - US$600

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Iver Rose (American, 1899-1972) Two Construction Workers on a BreakIver...

Iver Rose (American, 1899-1972) Two Construction Workers on a Break. Signed "Iver Rose" l.r. Gouache on paper, sight size 18 1/2 x 15 1/4 in., framed. Condition: Not examined out of frame

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Anthony Thieme (American, 1888-1954) Moored Schooners with Fishing Boat at...

Anthony Thieme (American, 1888-1954) Moored Schooners with Fishing Boat at Pier. Signed "A. Thieme" l.l. Oil on canvasboard, 12 x 16 in., unframed. Condition: Minor surface grime, frame abrasions

Lot #: 20

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

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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David Caton (American, b. 1955) Monument ValleyDavid Caton (American, b...

David Caton (American, b. 1955) Monument Valley. Signed "David Caton" l.r. Oil on canvas, 48 x 66 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, paint loss u.r

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Serge Belloni (Italian, b. 1925) Bouquet of FlowersSerge Belloni (Italian...

Serge Belloni (Italian, b. 1925) Bouquet of Flowers. Signed "Serge Belloni" l.l. Gouache and watercolor on paper, sight size 28 1/4 x 23 in., framed under glass. Condition: Not examined out of frame

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Serge Belloni (Italian, b. 1925) Floral Still Life with MadonnaSerge...

Serge Belloni (Italian, b. 1925) Floral Still Life with Madonna. Signed and dated "S. Belloni 57" l.r., and inscribed "S. Belloni 33 Boul...de charonne Paris" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 32 x 24 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Sandor Bernath (American, 1892-1984) Santa Fe Landscape.Sandor Bernath...

Sandor Bernath (American, 1892-1984) Santa Fe Landscape. Signed "Sandor Bernath" l.l. Watercolor on paper, 12 1/2 x 17 7/8 in., framed. Condition: Mild acid burn, sheet affixed to window mat with masking tape around four sides

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Italian School, 20th Century Canal View, Venice.Italian School, 20th...

Italian School, 20th Century Canal View, Venice. Signed and inscribed indistinctly, perhaps "A. Luciardo/Venezia" l.l. Oil on canvas, 14 x 18 in., framed. Condition: Mild surface grime

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Gvido Augusts (American, b. 1932) Figure with FishGvido Augusts (American...

Gvido Augusts (American, b. 1932) Figure with Fish. Signed and dated "AUGUSTS -62" l.r. Oil on canvas mounted to Masonite, 40 3/4 x 30 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$300 - US$325

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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American/Caribbean School, 20th Century Five Works: Laurent Casimir...

American/Caribbean School, 20th Century Five Works: Laurent Casimir (Haitian, 20th Century), Two Figures Dancing, signed "Casimir" l.l., oil on canvas, 24 x 19 1/2 in., framed, (canvas rippling, craquelure, surface grime); Swietlan Kraczyna (b. 1940), Mezza Nuda, signed and dated "Kraczyna '70" l.r

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Continental School, 18th/19th Century, After Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian...

Continental School, 18th/19th Century, After Francesco Bartolozzi (Italian, 1727- 1815) Diana and Her Maidens. Unsigned, inscribed "Bartolozzi - Virgin Goddess of Hunting" in pencil on the reverse. Ink and wash on laid paper, 10 1/8 x 15 3/8 in., framed. Condition: Subtle rippling, toning, sheet

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Daniel Engelke (American, 20th/21st Century) Fragment Series 146Daniel...

Daniel Engelke (American, 20th/21st Century) Fragment Series 146. Signed and dated "Daniel Engelke '85" l.r., titled l.l. Mixed media construction (ceramic, graphite, acrylic, and color pencil), 14 1/2 x 14 1/2 x 5 in., in a glass case. Condition: Minor surface grime

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 11 Apr 2012

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Three Prints: Tavik Frantisek Simon (Czechoslovakian, 1877-1942), The...

Three Prints: Tavik Frantisek Simon (Czechoslovakian, 1877-1942), The Cathedral at Reims, signed "T.F. Simon" in pencil l.r., sealed, titled, and dated "...1919" l.l.; Luigi Kasimir (Austrian, 1881-1962), Gate, signed "Luigi Kasimir" in pencil l.r.; and American School, 20th Century, Harbor View

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 11 Apr 2012