Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

Christie's
18 May 2011, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 18.05.2011

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Abbott Fuller Graves (1859-1936)

Abbott Fuller Graves (1859-1936)
Still Life with Roses
Abbott Fuller Graves (1859-1936) Still Life with Roses signed 'Abbott Graves-' (lower left) oil on canvas 20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm

Lot #: 94

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Albert Beck Wenzell (1864-1917)

Albert Beck Wenzell (1864-1917)
Where Did I Put the Tickets
Albert Beck Wenzell (1864-1917) Where Did I Put the Tickets? signed with conjoined initials and dated 'AB Wenzell 06-' (lower right) oil on canvas 39½ x 31½ in. (100.3 x 80 cm

Lot #: 125

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)

Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)
Rocky Mountain Sheep or Big Horn, Ovis, Montana
Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902) Rocky Mountain Sheep or Big Horn, Ovis, Montana signed 'ABierstadt' (lower right) oil on canvas tacked over panel 50¼ x 42½ in. (127.8 x 108 cm.) Painted circa 1884

Lot #: 36

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)

Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)
Seal Rock, California
Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902) Seal Rock, California signed with conjoined initials 'ABierstadt' (lower left) oil on paper laid down on canvas 16 x 22 in. (40.6 x 55.9 cm.) Painted circa 1872

Lot #: 37

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)

Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902)
The Falls of Saint Anthony
Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902) The Falls of Saint Anthony signed with conjoined initials 'ABierstadt/.' (lower left) oil on canvas 29¼ x 53 in. (74.3 x 134.6 cm.) Painted circa 1887

Lot #: 39

Estimate: US$400,000 - US$600,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Albert Herter (1871-1950)

Albert Herter (1871-1950)
A Family Group
Albert Herter (1871-1950) A Family Group signed 'Albert Herter' and inscribed with artist's device (lower right) watercolor and gouache on paper 15¼ x 11¼ in. (38.7 x 28.6 cm.), image; 18 x 14½ in.(45.7 x 36.8 cm.), sheet Painted circa 1898

Lot #: 67

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908)

Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908)
Two Ladies in a Rowboat
Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837-1908) Two Ladies in a Rowboat signed with conjoined initials 'ATBricher' (lower right) oil on canvas 38 x 28 in. (96.5 x 71.1 cm

Lot #: 27

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009)

Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009)
Silver Cove
Andrew Wyeth (1917-2009) Silver Cove signed 'Andrew Wyeth' (lower right) tempera on panel 24 x 41½ in. (61 x 105.4 cm.) Painted in 1937

Lot #: 118

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Anna Mary 'Grandma' Robertson Moses (1860-1961)

Anna Mary 'Grandma' Robertson Moses (1860-1961)
Over the River to Grandma's House
Anna Mary 'Grandma' Robertson Moses (1860-1961) Over the River to Grandma's House signed 'Moses.' (lower center)--dated '1944. April 29,' inscribed with title and '576.' (on a label affixed to the reverse) oil on

Lot #: 122

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Charles Demuth (1883-1935)

Charles Demuth (1883-1935)
Pink Lilies and Butterflies
Charles Demuth (1883-1935) Pink Lilies and Butterflies signed and dated 'C. Demuth 1928-' (lower center) watercolor and pencil on paper 11¾ x 17½ in. (29.9 x 44.5 cm

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$300,000 - US$500,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
In the Deep Woods
Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967) In the Deep Woods signed and dated 'C Burchfield/1918' (lower right)--dated again 'May 26, 1918' (on the reverse) watercolor, gouache and pencil on paperboard 25 x 18 in. (63.5 x 45.7 cm

Lot #: 4

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)

Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967)
Houses
Charles Ephraim Burchfield (1893-1967) Houses signed and dated 'C.Burchfield/1917' (lower right)--dated again 'Nov 13 1917-' (on the reverse) watercolor and pencil on paper 9 x 11¾ in. (22.9 x 29.9 cm

Lot #: 49

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
Paris in Winter
Childe Hassam (1859-1935) Paris in Winter signed and dated 'Childe Hassam-Paris 1889' (lower right)--signed with initials 'CH' and dated again (on the reverse) oil on board 5¾ x 3½ in. (14.6 x 8.9 cm

Lot #: 56

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Childe Hassam (1859-1935)

Childe Hassam (1859-1935)
Altheas
Childe Hassam (1859-1935) Altheas signed and dated 'Childe Hassam 1920' (lower center)--signed again with initials 'C.H.' and dated again (on the reverse) oil on canvas 56 x 67 in. (142.24 x 170.2 cm

Lot #: 101

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924)

Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924)
Three Women in a Landscape
Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924) Three Women in a Landscape signed and dated 'D. Ridgway Knight/Paris 1881' (lower right) oil on canvas 26 x 21 in. (66 x 53.3 cm

Lot #: 71

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924)

Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924)
Two Women Fishing
Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924) Two Women Fishing signed 'Ridgway Knight/Paris' (lower left) oil on canvas 28¾ x 36¼ in. (73 x 92.1 cm

Lot #: 75

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Eastman Johnson (1824-1906)

Eastman Johnson (1824-1906)
The Eavesdropper
Eastman Johnson (1824-1906) The Eavesdropper signed 'E. Johnson.' (lower right) oil on board 12 x 15 in. (30.5 x 38.1 cm.) Painted circa 1861-66

Lot #: 30

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Edgar Alwin Payne (1883-1947)

Edgar Alwin Payne (1883-1947)
Riders in Canyon de Chelly
Edgar Alwin Payne (1883-1947) Riders in Canyon de Chelly signed 'Edgar Payne' (lower right) oil on canvas laid down on board 28 x 34 in. (71.1 x 86.4 cm

Lot #: 43

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Edward Henry Potthast (1857-1927)

Edward Henry Potthast (1857-1927)
Canoeing
Edward Henry Potthast (1857-1927) Canoeing signed 'E Potthast' (lower right) oil on panel 8 x 10 in. (20.3 x 25.4 cm

Lot #: 99

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Edward Hopper (1882-1967)

Edward Hopper (1882-1967)
South Truro Post Office I
Edward Hopper (1882-1967) South Truro Post Office I signed 'Edward Hopper/South Truro' (lower right) watercolor and pencil on paper 13¾ x 19¾ in. (35 x 50.2 cm.) Executed in 1930

Lot #: 50

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Everett Shinn (1876-1953)

Everett Shinn (1876-1953)
Garden Acrobats
Everett Shinn (1876-1953) Garden Acrobats oil on canvas 28 x 22 in. (71.1 x 55.9 cm

Lot #: 105

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Frederic Remington (1861-1909)

Frederic Remington (1861-1909)
'The Scalp'
Frederic Remington (1861-1909) 'The Scalp' inscribed 'Frederic Remington' and 'THE HENRY-BONNARD BRONZE CO./FOUNDERS N.Y. 1898.' (on the base)--inscribed 'Copyrighted by/Frederic Remington. 1898.' (along the base)--inscribed twice '11' (beneath the base

Lot #: 33

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Frederic Remington (1861-1909)

Frederic Remington (1861-1909)
'The Broncho Buster'
Frederic Remington (1861-1909) 'The Broncho Buster' inscribed 'copyright by/Frederic Remington' and 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-' (on the base)--inscribed 'No 250' (beneath the base) bronze with brown patina 22½ in. (57.2 cm.) high

Lot #: 40

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939)

Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939)
Sunspots
Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939) Sunspots signed 'F.C. Frieseke.' (lower right) oil on canvas 28¾ x 36½ in. (73 x 92.7 cm.) Painted circa 1915

Lot #: 64

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937)

Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937)
'Infant Faun'
Frederick William MacMonnies (1863-1937) 'Infant Faun' inscribed 'Frederick/Macmonnies' (on the reverse)--inscribed 'ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-' (along the base)--inscribed 'R.B.4.' (beneath the base) bronze with greenish-brown patina 15¼ in. (38.7

Lot #: 70

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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George Inness (1825-1894)

George Inness (1825-1894)
Conway Valley
George Inness (1825-1894) Conway Valley signed and dated 'G. Inness 1875' (lower right) oil on canvas 20 x 30 in. (50.8 x 76.2 cm

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$500,000 - US$700,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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George Inness (1825-1894)

George Inness (1825-1894)
The Sun
George Inness (1825-1894) The Sun signed and dated 'G. Inness 1886' (lower right) oil on panel 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm

Lot #: 84

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Guy Pène du Bois (1884-1958)

Guy Pène du Bois (1884-1958)
At the Races
Guy Pène du Bois (1884-1958) At the Races signed and dated 'Guy Pène du Bois '39' (lower right) oil on canvas 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm

Lot #: 53

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

Date: 18 May 2011

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Guy Rose (1867-1925)

Guy Rose (1867-1925)
Martin's Point, Carmel
Guy Rose (1867-1925) Martin's Point, Carmel signed 'Guy Rose' (lower right) oil on canvas 24 x 29 in. (61 x 73.7 cm

Lot #: 89

Estimate: US$350,000 - US$500,000

Date: 18 May 2011

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Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)

Guy Wiggins (1883-1962)
City Hall Park
Guy Wiggins (1883-1962) City Hall Park signed 'Guy Wiggins NA' (lower left)--signed again and inscribed with title (on the reverse) oil on canvas 25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm

Lot #: 112

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

Date: 18 May 2011