Antique & Fine Arts Auction
Our Largest May Sale Comes in at $1.1 million!

Auction: May 10, 2008

Preview: May 9, 2008

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400

TOD LINDENMUTH (American, 1885-1976) DRY DOCKED SLOOP. Oil on board Cape Ann scene shows a green hulled single-mast sloop on dry ground. A backdrop of three buildings, trees and blue sky. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine carved gilt replacement frame with gilt wood artist plaque. SIZE: 10″ x 8″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92689 (1,200-1,800)

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401

TOD LINDENMUTH (American, 1885-1976) THE LONE DORY. Oil on board Cape Ann scene shows a small dory in calm water beside three small buildings on a grassy slope. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine carved and gilt wood replacement frame with a gilt wood artist plaque. SIZE: 10″ x 8″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92688 (1,200-1,800)

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402

HENRY BILLINGS (American, 1894-) GLOUCESTER TRAWLERS. Oil on canvas scene shows a blue fishing trawler moored next to a black fishing trawler in between two docks. An overhead sun sheds light on the boats and harbor water. Signed lower left “Billings”. Housed in its original carved wood frame. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91584 (2,000-3,000)

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403

GORDON HOPE GRANT (American, 1875-1962) NORTH SHORE HARBOR SCENE. Fine watercolor of a harbor scene, possibly Gloucester, Massachusetts; showing a two-mast schooner with blue and white hull next to several fishing boats with other fishing boats, dories and buildings. Seagulls fly in a cloud and blue sky. Signed lower right. A fine watercolor by this popular artist. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame with linen matte and white liner. SIZE: 14” x 21”. PROVENANCE: Rankin Estate, Annapolis, Maryland. CONDITION: Very good. 9-29677 (1,500-2,500)

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404

D. STUART ROSS (American, Mid 20th Century) GLOUCESTER HARBOR. Oil on canvas harbor scene shows several fishing schooners and lobster boats moored along docks with buildings. Their images are reflected in a calm water and seagulls fly in foreground. Signed lower right and dated “42”. Housed in its original gold molded wood frame. SIZE: 24″ x 32″. CONDITION: Very good, bottom center with two very small chips. 9-92765 (800-1,200)

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405

HUGH KNIGHT SMITH (American, 20th Century) “NORTH SEA” AND “ANTHONY & JOSEPHINE”. Oil on canvas scene shows two fishing boats moored alongside a dock with building. The titled names emblazoned on the bows. Signed lower right. Housed in a modern silver wood frame with white liner. SIZE: 24″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92895 (1,200-1,800)

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406

JOHN NESTA (American, 20th Century) ROCKY NECK, GLOUCESTER. Oil on board harbor scene shows the Rocky Neck section of Gloucester. Several boats are seen with docks having buildings. Housed in a modern molded wood frame with linen and wood liner. Signed lower left. Signed and dated “83” on reverse. SIZE: 12″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92633 (300-500)

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407

VERNICE GAIETTO (American, 20th/21st Century) TRANQUIL HARBOR. Oil on canvas scene shows two white boats back to back moored to a small dock with buildings and trees in the background. Signed lower right “Gaietto”. Housed in a modern wood frame with linen liner. Gaietto is a member of the North Shore Art Association. SIZE: 12″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92632 (200-400)

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408

WAYNE BEAM MORRELL (American, ) “FRONT BEACH ROCKPORT, MASS, SUMMER 1989”. Large oil on masonite summer scene shows the curving beach just north of Rockport Center. A large group of beach goers are seen walking along the beach and sitting under colorful umbrellas. Signed lower left “Wayne Morrell”. Also titled and signed on reverse. Housed in a linen liner. SIZE: 24″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92745 (4,000-6,000)

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409

WAYNE BEAM MORRELL (American, 1923-) “CAPE ANN SEA GARDEN”. Large oil on masonite scene shows a pathway which is lined with a colorful garden with larkspurs and wild flowers. A stone wall with roses is on other side and two women are seen at end of path by the rocky edge of the ocean. A figure is seen tending to the garden and there are several colorful sailboats on a blue ocean. A point of land is seen with lighthouse and connected buildings. A wonderful work by this noted Cape Ann artist. Signed lower left. Housed in a modern gilt molded wood frame with linen liner. A Certificate of Authenticity attached to back. Also an alternate title “Walk to the Sea” is written on back with an exhibition No. 24. SIZE: 24″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92906 (7,000-10,000)

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410

WAYNE BEAM MORRELL (American, 1923-) “CAPE ANN LILY POND”. Large oil on masonite scene shows a colorful lily pond extensively covered with green lily pads and pink and white flowers. The edges have fuschia and purple larkspurs. Signed lower left. Also signed and inscribed with title on back. Housed in a fine gilt molded wood frame with linen liner. SIZE: 24″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92907 (6,000-9,000)

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411

WAYNE BEAM MORRELL (American, 1923-) “ALONG THE IPSWICH RIVER”. Outstanding oil on masonite Cape Ann scene shows the Ipswich River with several boats and figures. Colorful trees and flowers line the banks and are reflected in the water. Distant houses are seen under a colorful blue and pink shaded white cloud sky. Signed lower left. Housed in a modern gilt gesso decorated frame. Inscribed on reverse “Along the Ipswich River June-1972 by Wayne Morrell”. SIZE: 24″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93022 (4,000-6,000)

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412

WILLIAM LESTER STEVENS (American, 1888-1969) DRIFTWOOD OM THE MAINE COAST. Large oil on masonite scene shows a grouping of driftwood on the shore of what appears to be the Maine coast, possibly a Popham, Maine scene. A rocky shore with tidal pool is seen with calm ocean and land beyond. Signed lower right “W. Lester Stevens N.A.”. Housed in a good white washed weathered molded wood frame. SIZE: 30″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93023 (5,000-8,000)

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413

WILLIAM LESTER STEVENS (American, 1888-1969) “QUIET COVE”. Outstanding large watercolor Maine scene shows two houses next to ocean inlet harboring two sailboats. A mountain is seen in the background. Possibly a scene in Mt. Desert Island. Signed lower right “W. Lester Stevens N.A. A.W.S.” Housed in a good wood replacement frame with double matte. SIZE: Sight 19-1/2″ x 17-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91806 (3,000-5,000)

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414

ANTHONY THIEME (American, 1888-1954) APPROACHING THE SLIP. Oil on board scene shows a sailboat being brought into a dock slip with a rowboat beside. Signed bottom right “A. Thieme”. Housed in a gesso decorated gilt frame (with losses). SIZE: 16″ x 12″. CONDITION: Slight warp to board, good. 9-93057 (6,000-8,000)

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415

EMILE ALBERT GRUPPE (American, 1896-1978) HARBOR SCENE. Oil on canvas morning scene shows two figures working on boats moored to dock area. A colorful sky with the harbor surrounded by buildings and boats. Signed lower right. Housed in a gilt carved wood frame with linen and gold liner having an artist plaque. NOTE: Accompanying painting is an appraisal for insurance purposes by Vose Galleries dated April 29th, 2002. SIZE: 16″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93056 (6,000-8,000)

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416

SCHOOL OF EMILE ALBERT GRUPPE (American, 1896-1978) MORNING CHORES. Oil on masonite scene shows men working on nets on a dock in Gloucester Harbor. Several of the boats are seen under a morning sky. Unsigned. Possibly done by the artist or one of his students during his art class. Housed in a molded wood frame with linen liner. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92634 (500-1,000)

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417

PAUL STRISIK (American, 1918-1998) “EARLY SPRING”. Fine oil on masonite early spring landscape shows two fields divided by a tree line under white and gray sky. Signed lower left “P. Strisik”. Titled, signed and dated “1964” on reverse. Housed in a good painted frame with gilt painted and linen liner. SIZE: 12″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92675 (2,000-3,000)

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418

THOMAS M. NICHOLAS (American, 1963-) PIGEON COVE QUARRY. Oil on masonite colorful Cape Ann scene shows a granite quarry filled with water. The viewer overlooks the quarry to houses on the edge of Rockport Harbor. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine carved and gilt wood frame. SIZE: 16″ x 20″. PROVENANCE: Commissioned by Robert Slack from the artist. Sold as #680 in the Estate Sale of Robert C. Slack, 2002. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92750 (7,000-10,000)

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419

THOMAS M. NICHOLAS (American, 1963-) SHOARE’S WHARF EAST MAIN ST. GLOUCESTER, MA”. Outstanding large oil on canvas Gloucester Harbor scene shows a working dock with drying racks having a two-mast schooner docked beside. Other boats are seen docked and in harbor with a background of buildings and trees. All under a colorful blue sky. Signed lower right “TM Nicholas”. Titled on reverse on stretcher. SIZE: 30″ x 40″. PROVENANCE: Commissioned by Robert Slack from the artist. Sold as #672 in the Estate Sale of Robert C. Slack, 2002. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92756 (25,000-35,000)

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420

THOMAS M. NICHOLAS (American, 1963-) TWIN LIGHTS. Outstanding oil on canvas Rockport coastal scene shows several fisherman fishing in cove overlooking Thatcher’s Island with the Twin Lighthouses. Shore is lined with rock ledges topped by green grass and houses. Under a pink shaded white cloud and blue sky. Signed lower left “T. M. Nicholas”. Housed in a fine silver gilt molded wood frame with silver gilt liner. SIZE: 36″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92892 (15,000-25,000)

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421

THOMAS M. NICHOLAS (American, 1963-) “GLOUCESTER AFTERNOON”. Outstanding large oil on canvas Gloucester Harbor scene shows three green and white hulled fishing boats next to dock with golden color building. Two men stand on dock above one boat and the boats are reflected in blue water. All under a colorful blue sky. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine carved and gilt arts & crafts style frame. Titled on back of canvas. SIZE: 30″ x 36″. PROVENANCE: Commissioned by Robert Slack from the artist. Sold as No. 981 in the Estate Sale of Robert C. Slack, March 2002. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-92896 (25,000-35,000)

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422

PAUL NOBLE JAMES (American, 20th Century) “SUNDAY MORNING, GLOUCESTER”. Oil on canvas Gloucester Harbor scene shows fishing boats moored to docks under a light blue sky. Signed lower left. Titled and signed on back of canvas. Also dated “1990”. Housed in an ebony and gold molded wood frame. SIZE: 24″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92905 (1,200-1,800)

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423

COREY (American, Last half of the 20th Century) BOATS AT DOCK. Watercolor scene shows large green hulled sailboat with smaller boat beside, moored to a tall dock with building. Signed lower right. Free mounted to a piece of foam board mounted to a frame. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Good. 9-92055 (600-800)

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424

UNSIGNED (American, 1880-1971) “TWIN LIGHTS, GLOUCESTER”. Watercolor scene shows the Rockport/Gloucester coastline looking out to the Twin Lighthouses on Thatcher Island. Back inscribed with title and “Sarah J. Quigley Gift from Patient Edith Williams, Cambridge, 1935″. Housed in a period gesso decorated gilt frame with some losses. SIZE: 8-1/4″ x 11-1/4”. CONDITION: Good. 9-92604 (150-300)

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425

CARLTON THEODORE CHAPMAN (American, 1860-1925) “CAPE ANN HILLSIDE”. Oil on wood panel scene shows a beach leading to a rocky hillside with house under blue sky. Signed lower left “Carlton T. Chapman” with illegible date. An original label on reverse with artist and title. Housed in a good period gesso decorated gilt frame with artist plaque. SIZE: 6-3/4″ x 8-1/2″. CONDITION: Slight warp to board, inpainting. Very good. 9-92798 (1,400-1,800)

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426

OTIS PIERCE COOK JR. (American, 1900-1980) NEW ENGLAND CHURCH IN FALL. Oil on canvas board fall scene shows a red church having tall white steeple with clock. Other buildings are seen along the street with sidewalk and colored leaves on the green grass. All under a bright blue sky which casts shadows from the tall trees with colorful fall leaves. Signed lower right “Otis Cook”. Housed in a old gilt carved wood frame. SIZE: 14″ x 18″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93059 (1,800-2,200)

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427

JOSEPH RIMINI (American, 1920-2000) NEW ENGLAND WINTER. Oil on canvas scene shows a Rockport, Massachusetts street scene in winter with a snow covered road, church and houses. Three figures are seen on road. Signed lower left “Rimini”. Housed in a gold painted molded wood frame with linen and gold liner having a brass plaque “Bruce Stevenson Memorial Award W.S.O.R.E. Fall, 1982″. SIZE: 20″ x 24”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92882 (800-1,200)

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428

THOMAS M. NICHOLAS (American, 1963-) “THE LOBSTER FLEET”. Oil on masonite scene shows the town landing in Gloucester, Massachusetts having several large lobster boats moored to its wooden walkway. Signed lower right “TM Nicholas”. Housed in a fine gilt carved wood frame. Titled and signed on reverse. SIZE: 12″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-92742 (3,000-5,000)

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429

THOMAS M. NICHOLAS (American, 1963-) “BY THE BRIDGE, FREEDOM, MAINE”. Oil on masonite Maine winter scene shows a bridge over a river with large white house beside. A figure in green coat with red hat crosses the bridge and light shines from the right casting tree shadows on the house. All under a bright blue sky. Signed lower right. Also titled and signed on reverse. Housed in a good carved gilt wood frame. SIZE: 12″ x 9″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-92741 (3,000-5,000)

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430

BLAIKIE HINES (American, 1949) “DAWN ALONG THE SOUND”. Oil on masonite scene shows the coast of Maine with small waves crashing onto beach with large rock ledge. A single sail is seen heading right to left towards the setting sun which casts wonderful hues on the cloud and blue sky. Signed low left. Housed in an antique gilt and stained wood frame with artist plaque. SIZE: 16″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-93008 (2,500-4,000)

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431

BLAIKIE HINES (American, 1849-) “LOW TIDE, DOWNEAST”. Oil on masonite coastal scene shows three sailboats on calm water under blue and white cloud sky. Foreground shows a beach at low tide with rocks and seaweed. Signed lower left. Housed in an antique gold frame with gold liner having a wood title and artist plaque. SIZE: 22-1/4″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-93006 (3,000-5,000)

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432

LAURENCE PHILIP SISSON (American, 1928- ) “THE BERRY PICKERS”. Oil on masonite scene shows several people picking berries on low bushes surrounded by jutting rock ledge. Two sailboats are seen on a calm bay with a village beyond at the base of a mountain. Signed lower right “L Sisson 50″. Retaining an early Robert C. Vose Boston, MA label on reverse. Housed in a decorated wood frame of the period. SIZE: 18-3/4″ x 29”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92187 (2,000-4,000)

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433

UNSIGNED (First half of the 20th Century) A GIFT TO THE GODS. Outstanding linoleum cut with hand painted highlights. Scene shows two nude women, one raising a bowl of fruit over her head, the other in kneeling position bowing down. A water and mountain backdrop with a rayed green mottled background and water in oil paints. Unsigned. Found in Madison, Maine. Possibly from one of the Maine art students of the period and having a style reminiscent of Rockwell Kent. Housed in a gray painted oak frame. SIZE: 22-3/4″ x 20-1/4″. Total: 28″ x 25-1/2″. CONDITION: Some craquelure in the black parts of the linoleum, generally very good. 9-92921 (500-1,000)

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434

WILLIAM S ROBINSON (American, 1861-1945) OGUNQUIT SURF. Oil on board Maine coastline scene shows waves crashing onto rocky shoreline. Signed lower left “Wm. S. Robinson 1907”. Housed in a modern carved gilt wood frame with gilt wood artist plaque. Inscribed on reverse “Ogunquit, Maine Aug 1907″. SIZE: 7-1/4″ x 9-1/2”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92685 (2,000-3,000)

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435

CHARLES HERBERT WOODBURY (American, 1864-1940) A DAY IN THE SURF. Oil on artist board summer scene shows a large group of people at the beach in the surf at knee and chest level. Blue and white cloud sky. Signed lower right “Charles H. Woodbury”. Housed in a carved and molded gilt wood modern frame. Probably a scene at Ogunquit Beach, Maine. SIZE: 8″ x 10″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93010 (5,000-7,000)

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436

CHARLES HERBERT WOODBURY (American, 1864-1940) A LITTLE BIT OF BEACH SHADE. Oil on board summer scene shows a level beach with beach grass in foreground leading to calm water with many bathers. Several people are seen on the beach and a small group is seated under a large beach umbrella. Signed lower right “Charles H Woodbury”. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame. Probably a scene at Ogunquit Beach, Maine. SIZE: 9″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93011 (5,000-7,000)

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437

CHARLES HERBERT WOODBURY (American, 1864-1940) FAVORITE SPOT AT THE BEACH. Oil on masonite summer scene shows a small group of people on beach with rocky ledge, small surf and sandy beach. A small family has spread their towels and are sitting watching others in the water. Signed lower right “Charles H Woodbury”. Housed in an old decorated gold frame. Probably a scene at Ogunquit Beach, Maine. SIZE: 9″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93012 (4,000-6,000)

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438

CHARLES HERBERT WOODBURY (American, 1864-1940) SUMMER AT THE BEACH. Oil on board scene shows several people on beach and in the water. A large wave is crashing onto shore and the foreground shows an expanse of beach with girl watching. Signed bottom right “Charles H. Woodbury”. Housed in a gilt wood frame with wood liner. Probably a scene at Ogunquit Beach, Maine. SIZE: 9″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93013 (2,000-4,000)

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439

CHARLES HERBERT WOODBURY (American, 1864-1940) STUDY OF SKY AND SEA. Watercolor scene shows an expanse of water reflecting a colorful sky. Signed lower left “Woodbury”. Housed in a gesso decorated gilt frame with tan matte, without glass. SIZE: Sight: 16″ x 19-3/4″. CONDITION: Good. 9-93068 (1,000-1,500)

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440

JOHN NICHOLS HAAPANEN (American, 1891-) COASTAL MAINE. Oil on canvas coastal scene shows waves crashing onto colorful rock ledge. Signed lower right “Haapanen 48″. Housed in what appears to be its original carved and gilt wood frame with name plaque. This artist worked in the Boothbay, Maine area. SIZE: 16″ x 20”. CONDITION: Minor inpainting, stretcher line evident in the sky. Otherwise very good. 9-92677 (2,000-3,000)

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441

IVAN F. SUMMERS (American, 1886-1964) “OFFSHORE, VINALHAVEN, MAINE”. Oil on board scene shows small waves hitting a rock and grass lined inlet with a group of pine trees on point of land. An island is seen in the distance under a blue and white cloud sky. Signed lower left “Ivan Summers”. Back of board with title, artist, address and dated “Aug. 51″. Housed in a modern gilt wood frame having rose border decoration. SIZE: 12-1/2″ x 13-1/2”. CONDITION: Some minor inpainting, very good. 9-93037 (2,000-3,000)

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442

ALEXANDER BOWER (American, 1875-1952) “MAINE WINTER”. Oil on canvas scene shows a snow covered field leading to a mixed forest under a blue and white clouds sky. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine arts & crafts style carved and gilt modern frame. SIZE: 14″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93050 (1,500-2,500)

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443

NICHOLAS LUISI (American, 1894-1977) THREE WORKS. 1) “Quarry Boat”. Oil on artist board scene shows a red boat next to buildings with hills in background. Signed lower right. Housed in a decorated molded wood frame with white wood liner. 2) “Boat at Dry Dock”. Oil on board scene shows a motor boat up on land on cradle. A large building is seen beyond large rock. Signed lower right. Housed in a weathered wood frame with linen lining. Very good. Minor inpainting. 3) “Boats at Dockside”. Watercolor scene shows a motor boat and two small boats moored along a dock with two men and buildings. Signed lower left. Housed in a white painted molded wood frame with white matte. SIZE: 1) 9-1/2″ x 13-1/2″. 2) 12″ x 16″. 3) Sight: 9-3/4″ x 12-1/2″ PROVENANCE: Acquired by consignor directly from the artist’s family. CONDITION: Generally very good. 9-74442 9-74443; 9-74446 (1,000-2,000)

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444

RICHARD DEY DE RIBCOWSKY (American, 1880-1936) MONHEGAN ISLAND.. Large unframed oil on canvas shows waves pounding along coastal rock ledge. Sun shines from the right casting late afternoon light onto ledge and pink shades to the clouds. Signed lower left. “D. De Ribcowsky F.A. 1912”. Top of back stretcher is title and date “Monhegan island Sept….” SIZE: 30″ x 40″. CONDITION: Small chip in rocks, inpainting, otherwise very good. 9-92888 (1,000-2,000)

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445

CHARLES GEORGE COPELAND (American, 1858-1945) “THE FISH TRAP”. Watercolor coastal scene shows a beach area ending in seaweed covered rocks with a pole and net system arranged into the surf. Signed lower right “Charles Copeland”. Housed in a modern molded wood frame with colored and white matte. Written on back “No. 5 The Fish Trap Criehaven, ME”. Also, modern writing indicating “Purchased from the Estate of Charles Copeland”. This scene on the island of Vinalhaven, Maine off the coast of Thomaston, Maine, an area that Copeland knew well as he was born in this town and painted Maine scenes. SIZE: Sight: 17″ x 23″. CONDITION: Two colored splotches in right corner, otherwise very good. 8-87573 (1,500-2,750)

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446

CHARLES GEORGE COPELAND (American, 1858-1945) “LIWA KILN ON THE GEORGES RIVER”. Unframed watercolor scene shows a large building with black chimney belching black smoke. Masts are seen beyond the buildings of a boat docked on the river. A house with barns is seen on hill with white fences and two figures walk to the water. Titled bottom left and signed “Copeland”. This scene is of the Georges River near Thomaston, Maine, an area that Copeland knew well as he was born in this town and painted Maine scenes. SIZE: 19″ x 23-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 8-87572 (1,500-2,750)

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447

CARTER (American, Last half of the 20th Century) “MR. STONE”. Outstanding oil on masonite portrait of a lobsterman near his shack mending his traps. He wears a yellow bib. Fine detail work indicates a very accomplished artist. Signed lower right “Carter”. Housed in what appears to be its original weathered wood frame with white liner. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Some white paint at edges of liner, otherwise very good. 9-92794 (800-1,200)

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448

THOMAS NADEAU (American, 20th Century) WHAT A SHAME. Large oil on board scene shows a dead seagull on its back at the edge of the water and sandy beach. A figure stands over with only their boots showing. Signed lower right “Thomas Nadeau 70”. Housed in original molded wood frame with linen liner. SIZE: 30″ x 40″. PROVENANCE: Dr. Ladd Heldenbrand Estate, So. Portland, Maine. CONDITION: Very good. 9-90919 (1,000-2,000)

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449

JAY HALL CONNAWAY (American, 1893-1970) “OMINOUS SUMMER DAY”. Oil on canvas board shows a dark cloud approaching over a hillside with trees and field in foreground. One feels the impending storm. Unsigned front, but signed and titled on reverse by the artist. Housed in a good gilt decorative frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91219 (1,000-2,000)

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450

CHARLES HENRY RICHERT (American, 1880-1974) CADILLAC MOUNTAIN, ACADIA, MAINE. Watercolor summer landscape shows a rounded mountain as seen across calm water from land under a colorful sky. A nice scene of the National Park on Maine’s coast. Signed lower right “CH Richert”. Housed in a fine gilt frame with white matte. SIZE: 14-1/2″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92671 (600-800)

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451

GEORGE PEARSE ENNIS (American, 1884-1936) “SODOM VILLAGE”. Large watercolor Maine village scene shows a grouping of buildings near water. Two figures stand on dock with figure in rowboat beside. Sodom is located near Yarmouth, Maine on the central coastal area. Signed lower right “Ennis”. Titled and signed on back. Housed in a fine partial gilt carved wood frame with off white matte. SIZE: Sight: 19-1/2″ x 23-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92667 (1,200-1,800)

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452

HENRY CURTIS AHL (American, 1905-1996) “CADILLAC MOUNTAIN, MT. DESERT, MAINE”. Unframed oil on canvas landscape shows a scene of Acadia National Park on the coast of Maine. Water is seen in foreground with a mountain under blue sky in background. Signed lower right “Ahl Jr.”. SIZE: 14″ x 14″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92840 (400-800)

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453

HENRY CURTIS AHL (American, 1905-1996) “IPSWICH RIVER MARSHES”. Unframed oil on canvasboard scene shows a river with sailboat winding through marshes with houses and trees in background. Signed lower right “Ahl Jr”. Titled on reverse. SIZE: 9″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92841 (400-800)

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454

RUPERT SCOTT LOVEJOY (American, 1885-1975) MAINE SHORE. Fine oil on masonite coastal scene shows crashing waves with white spray on sunlit rocking shoreline. Signed lower left. Housed in a period silver gilt and carved frame. Titled and dated Dec. 1937 on reverse. SIZE: 14″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92670 (2,000-3,000)

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455

FRANCES (LEVY) SCHAFER (American, 1924-1998) “TIDE POOL #1, MONHEGAN ISLAND, MAINE”. Watercolor abstract scene in colors of black, blue and red. Signed bottom right “Schafer”. Housed in a simple wood frame with brown matte. Titled on original carboard backing which has been cutout. SIZE: Sight: 7-1/4″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92661 (200-300)

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456

ANNE CARY BRADLEY (American, 1884-1956) “BATHING BEACH OGUNQUIT, MAINE”. Oil on board scene shows a sandy and rock beach that ends at large rocks. Birds are flying in a colorful sky. Signed lower right and titled on back. Housed in its original copper colored wood frame. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92039 (800-1,200)

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457

ALVA GLIDDEN (American, Early 20th Century) CAMDEN HARBOR WITH MT. BATTIE. Watercolor scene shows a tranquil harbor with sailboats and houses at the base of a hill with a tower. A lobster shack is seen in foreground with lobster traps beside. Signed lower right “Alva”. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: Sight: 18″ x 22-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91216 (400-800)

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458

JOSEPH B. KAHILL (American, 1882-1957) THE LAST STROKE. Outstanding large oil on canvas scene shows an elderly artist who sits in front of a large painting that he apparently has just finished. His head rests against the canvas and his eyes are closed. The large artist’s pallet which holds large dollops of paint and paint brushes has tilted down and paint and a brush has hit the floor. The painting that he was working on is set on a large wood easel and shows a young woman holding a lantern above her. The room is well appointed with sculpture and paintings and a stand is set with a ginger jar holding brushes. Signed lower left “Jos. B. Kahill 1914″. Housed in its original wide gilt molded wood frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 58″ x 42”. PROVENANCE: Descended through artist’s family. CONDITION: There are several small scrapes with small chips but generally in very good condition. One quarter size spot in upper right has been filled and inpainted. In need of a cleaning which will brighten it up significantly. Remnants of an old exhibition label on back. 9-92254 (2,000-4,000)

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459

JOSEPH B. KAHILL (American, 1882-1957) “SOAP BUBBLES”. Wonderful oil on canvas interior scene shows a young girl in gold dress looking up in wonder at a group of bubbles that were blown from a pipe and soapy water that rests on the stand beside her. A vase of colored flowers is on stand. Background is a blue curtain. Signed lower left “J B Kahill 1951″. Housed in its original frame having its original label affixed to reverse. SIZE: 24″ x 18”. PROVENANCE: Descended directly from artist’s family. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92259 (800-1,200)

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460

JOSEPH B KAHILL (American, 1882-1957) PORTRAIT OF A WRITER. Unframed oil on canvas shows a gray bearded gentleman seated at a table with pencil and paper. A human skull is seen atop three books. Unsigned. SIZE: 32″ x 25″. PROVENANCE: Descended through artist’s family. CONDITION: Couple of small chips/scrapes, generally very good. 9-92256 (1,000-2,000)

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461

JOSEPH B. KAHILL (American, 1882-1957) MATTHEW AND THE ANGEL. Oil on canvas after a painting by Rembrandt. Scene shows a woman whispering in the ear of an elderly bearded man who sits at a table with open book and holding a pen. Signed lower left “J. B. Kahill Apres Rembrandt”. Housed in its original deep wide gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 38″ x 32″. PROVENANCE: Descended through the artist’s family. CONDITION: Extremely dirty, 1″ old slit in beard, otherwise very good. 9-92255 (1,000-2,000)

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462

JOSEPH B KAHILL (American, 1882-1957) “PORTLAND HEADLIGHT”. Oil on canvas Maine coastal scene shows a large wave crashing against rock ledge. A white and black lighthouse with connected buildings is seen on grassy point of land. Signed lower right. Housed in a gold painted antique frame. Partial label affixed to stretcher. SIZE: 22″ X 27″. PROVENANCE: Descended directly through artist’s family. CONDITION: Very good, craquelure. 9-92257 (500-1,000)

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463

JOSEPH B. KAHILL (American, 1882-1957) PORTRAIT OF AN AFRICAN WOMAN. Unsigned oil on canvas shoulder length portrait of a woman wearing a colorful head scarf, blue shawl and white shirt. She is seen against a red background. Housed in its original gilt reeded frame with gold liner and glass. SIZE: 16″ x 13″. PROVENANCE: Descended through artist’s family. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92258 (500-1,000)

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Additional Information: We have been told by a family member that this was probably done by Alzira.

DOROTHY OR IVY OR ALZIRA OR ELLEN PEIRCE (WIVES OF WALDO PEIRCE) (American, 20th Century) BUST OF WALDO PEIRCE. Unsigned plaster bust shows a bearded man with receding hairline. NOTE: This bust was found in John Kodwyck’s studio. He was a friend of Waldo’s and his Estate contained this bust and several pieces of art. The box that it was found in with his annotated writing indicating that the bust was of Waldo Peirce and by his wife. SIZE: 16-1/2″ h x 10″ d x 10″ w. CONDITION: Nice age patina, one ear has back area chipped. 9-92842 (500-1,000)

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465

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “ABANDONED LIGHT” (Original and litho) Stuckey No. 102. 1) Original drybrush drawing showing a square lighthouse with connected buildings, rock ledges and ocean. Pen signed lower right and pencil inscribed “S-102 Abandon Light, Dark Harbor, Maine (Oct. 1940)”. Housed in a white matte. 2) Corresponding lithograph pencil signed lower right, pencil titled bottom left. Half page illustration in “The Lithographs of Stow Wengenroth by Ronald & Joan Stuckey”. Lithograph on paper scene shows dry dock at edge of hillside with houses. Pencil signed lower right in margin. Titled in pencil lower left. Housed in a hinged matte. From an edition of 132. SIZE: 1) Image: 12″ x 18-3/4″. Board: 13-1/2″ x 19-1/2″. 2) Image: 8-1/2″ x 12-3/4″. Paper: 11-3/4″ x 16″. CONDITION: 1) Very good, hinge mounted in matte. 2) Very good, hinge mounted in white matte. 9-92857 (5,000-7,000)

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466

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “HIGH ROCKS”. Original dry brush drawing scene shows rock ledge above water with lobster boats. Signed lower right within image. Pencil titled on outside margin. Circa 1960. Presently housed in a white hinged matte. SIZE: Image: 13″ x 20″. Board: 17-1/2″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92856 (4,000-6,000)

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467

STOW WNEGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “TREES AND STREAM”. Original dry brush drawing shows several stands of large trees, fields, birds and sky. Signed within the image on the bottom right. Hinge mounted in a white matte. SIZE: Image: 14″ x 23″. Board: 15-3/4″ x 25″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92855 (3,000-5,000)

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468

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “DUNES”. Original dry brush drawing shows grass covered dunes with scrub pine. Pencil signed center left bottom housed in a black painted molded wood frame with white matte. This is a study for Stuckey’s No. 307. Circa 1967. SIZE: Sight: 14-1/2″ x 23″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down. Not examined out of frame. 9-92854 (4,000-6,000)

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469

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “NORTH VILLAGE” (PORT CLYDE, MAINE). Stuckey No. 77. Half page illustration in “The Lithographs of Stow Wengenroth by Ronald & Joan Stuckey”. Lithograph on paper scene shows low tide with boats, lobster shacks and mountains. Pencil signed lower right in margin. Left with “ed/60″. Hinge mounted in a white matte. Scene of Port Clyde, Maine, October 1938, from an edition of 60. SIZE: Image: 9″ x 15″. Paper: 15-1/2″ x 21-1/4”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92860 (900-1,200)

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470

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “LATE AFTERNOON, EASTPORT, ME”. Stuckey No. 3.Half page illustration in “The Lithographs of Stow Wengenroth by Ronald & Joan Stuckey”. Lithograph on paper scene shows dry dock at edge of hillside with houses. Pencil signed lower right in margin. Titled in pencil lower left. Housed in a hinged matte. Scene of Eastport, Maine, April 1931, from an edition of 50. SIZE: Image: 11-3/4″ x 9″. Paper: 15-3/4″ x 11-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good, hinge mounted on matte. 9-92861 (1,500-2,000)

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471

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “SHADOW OF THE ELM”. Stuckey No. 153. Half page illustration in “The Lithographs of Stow Wengenroth by Ronald & Joan Stuckey”. Lithograph on paper scene shows a Colonial home with large trees casting shadows. Pencil signed lower right in margin. Lower left “ed/65″. Hinge mounted in a white matte. Scene of Wiscasset, Maine, January 1946, from an edition of 65. An original label from Arthur H. Harlow & Co. is attached to back of matte. SIZE: Image: 9″ x 16-1/2″. Paper: 13-3/4″ x 19-1/2”. CONDITION: Very slight toning, very good. 9-92859 (700-900)

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472

STOW WENGENROTH (American, 1906-1978) “SUMMER SHADOWS” (WISCASSET, MAINE). Stuckey No. 171. Half page illustration in “The Lithographs of Stow Wengenroth by Ronald & Joan Stuckey”. Lithograph on paper scene shows a Colonial home surrounded by large trees casting shadows. Pencil signed lower right in margin. Lower left “ed/85″. Hinge mounted in a white matte. Scene of Wiscasset, Maine, October 1947, from an edition of 85. SIZE: Image: 8-1/2″ x 15-1/2″. Paper: 11″ x 18-1/2”. CONDITION: Very slight toning, very good. 9-92858 (700-900)

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473

ALFRED THOMPSON BRICHER (American, 1837-1908) EVENING SAIL. Oil on wood panel coastline scene shows a beach with large rocks and small waves leading to a calm ocean with two sailboats on horizon. The scene is shown under a colorful sky ranging from light yellow to purple. Housed in a black and gold flat frame. SIZE: 6-3/4″ x 17-3/4″. CONDITION: Two old tight cracks in panel at midpoint, very slight warp to board. Inconsistent varnish under blacklight, otherwise very good. 9-92653 (15,000-20,000)

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474

WILLIAM TROST RICHARDS (American, 1833-1905) “NEAR ROCKAWAY BEACH, 1889”. Outstanding watercolor shows waves flowing onto beach and rocks in a tranquil summer day. Several sails are seen on horizon and birds fly over large rocky point of land. A sandy beach is seen with rocks and seaweed. All under a light blue and white cloud sky. Signed lower right “Wm. T. Richards 1889”. Housed in a fine deep gesso decorated period frame with gold liner and inner linen matte with gold inner liner, behind glass. Back of watercolor with title and “Wm. T. Richards, 1889″. SIZE: Sight: 16″ x 26-1/4”. CONDITION: Faint foxing, generally very good. 9-93014 (20,000-30,000)

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476

WILLIAM JAMES GLACKENS (American, 1870-1938) BEACH TIME. Colorful pastel scene shows ten figures on the beach and in the water. Some have fancy summer dress while others are in bathing suits. Blue shadows are cast from the figures on the beach. A sailboat sails by a dock with large slide. All under a colorful sky with white clouds. Signed lower left in pencil “W. Glackens”. Housed in a gold gesso decorated frame with off white matte. SIZE: Sight: 12-1/2″ x 17″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92806 (15,000-25,000)

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477

JAMES GAYLE TYLER (American, 1855-1931) FULL MOON SAIL. Oil on canvas scene shows two single-mast sailing vessels coming toward viewer under bright full moon. Light and boats reflect in the water. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine carved and gilt modern frame with wood gilt artist plaque. SIZE: 20″ x 16″. CONDITION: One small patch to reverse, stretcher lines evident, scattered inpainting, very good. 9-92676 (3,000-4,000)

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478

ATTRIBUTED TO ROBERT SALMON (American, 1775-1858) “EAST BOSTON”. Outstanding unframed oil on canvas scene shows the harbor with sailboats on a calm reflective water. The foreground having a dock with figures next to a sailboat, large casts and two figures in a rowboat moored to piling. Across the water are several schooners and multi-storied buildings and church. All under a cloud and blue sky. Titled bottom right “East Boston”. NOTE: We are told that at one time this painting was initialed “R S” but has lost the initials during its restoration life. SIZE: 16″ x 20″. PROVENANCE: Marine Arts Gallery, Salem, Massachusetts. CONDITION: Relined with restoration and inpainting. Very good. 9-93047 (6,000-8,000)

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479

WILLIAM FORNBY HALSALL (American, 1841-1919) LIGHTHOUSE WITH SAND CLIFFS. Oil on canvas horizontal scene shows a lighthouse with buildings on a low point of land, tall grass topped sand cliffs are seen at end of island. Rough seas are shown in foreground with rocks. Probably a seen of one of the islands off Massachusetts, possibly Nahant. Signed lower left “W F Halsall”. Housed in an outstanding gesso decorated gilt reproduction frame having a gilt wood artist plaque. SIZE: 12″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good, faint stretcher lines. 9-92673 (5,000-7,000)

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480

ATTRIBUTED TO WILLIAM MOORE DAVIS (American, 1829-1920) FISHING OFF MONTAUK. Large oil on canvas nautical scene shows a single mast fishing boat with five men hand lining fish. One man has recent catch in hand and another man is manning the tiller. The sea is choppy and is filled with other boats; big and small. A point of land is seen on the right side with large lighthouse. All under a cloud and blue sky. Unsigned. Housed in a period gilt frame/liner. SIZE: 34″ x 44″. CONDITION: Relined, restored with inpainting. 9-92803 (9,000-12,000)

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481

UNSIGNED (American, 19th/20th Century) THE BIG BLACK SCHOONER. Unframed, unsigned oil on canvas folk art portrait of a large black hulled four-mast tall ship. Each mast has a different flag including the American flag. The boat is seen at anchor and several people are aboard. A white skiff approaches the boat and a group of people are on a foreground dock. A low land mass is beyond with houses. The scene is similar to a view on the Kennebec River in Bath, Maine. SIZE: 24″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very dirty with discolored varnish, chipping to right side and right bottom, two small tears which are unrestored. A nice folk art ship portrait worth restoring and framing. 9-92252 (1,500-2,500)

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482

UNSIGNED (Early 20th Century) THE BATTLESHIP MAINE. Oil on wood panel shows a detailed rendering of the Battleship Maine which was part of the Great White Fleet and sank in Havana Harbor February, 15th 1898. Ship is shown steaming left to right flying American flag. Housed in a good antique veneered rosewood frame with gold liner. SIZE: 11-1/4″ x 10-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. There craquelure at the stress points of the panel and grain. 9-92863 (1,000-2,000)

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483

YNGVE EDWARD SODERBERG (American, 1896-1971) “AMERICA’S CUP RACE-1967 “INTREPID AND DAME PATTIE”. Fine watercolor scene shows a white sail racing yacht coming towards viewer with another having a blue and white sail following behind. A number of other boats are seen behind. They are sailing toward a white and red ocean buoy. Signed lower left “Y.E. Soderberg”. Housed in a black molded wood frame with blue matte. Certificate of Authenticity dated May 24, 1974 from Harve Stein accompanies lot. SIZE: Sight: 18-1/2″ x 24-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92807 (1,000-2,000)

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484

YNGVE EDWARD SODERBERG (American, 1896-1971) “AMERICA’S CUP RACE-1964 AMERICAN EAGLE FINISHING”. Fine watercolor scene shows the blue and white sail American Eagle finishing the America’s Cup Race in 1964. It crosses the line between a red ocean buoy and an anchored official’s boat. Several sails and warships are seen on horizon. Signed lower right “YE Soderberg”. Housed in a black molded wood frame with blue matte. Certificate of Authenticity from Harve Stein dated May 24, 1974 accompanies watercolor. SIZE: Sight: 18-1/2″ x 24-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92808 (1,000-2,000)

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485

RADCLIFFE (20th Century) THE TWO-MAST SCHOONER. Good watercolor nautical scene shows a two-mast black hulled schooner sailing right to left with full sails. Signed bottom right “Radcliffe”. Housed in a modern black frame with white matte. SIZE: Sight: 13-1/2″ x 20-1/2″. PROVENANCE: From a fine Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92964 (800-1,200)

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486

JANE PETERSON (American, 1876-1965) ON THE WATER. Watercolor on brown paper scene shows a grouping of connected buildings near an ocean inlet. Two houses are seen on grass covered bluff and beyond. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine carved and gilt reproduction frame with glass and having a wood gilt artist plaque. SIZE: Sight: 16-1/2″ x 21-1/2″. CONDITION: Several small tears at border, some light scratches, otherwise good. 9-92704 (9,000-12,000)

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487

JANE PETERSON (American, 1876-1965) CITY STREET. Gouache scene shows colorful buildings along a wide city street. The street winds and a church is seen at end. Bright light is seen from a mid day sun which casts shadows from the storefronts across the sidewalk and onto the road. Signed lower right “Jane Peterson”. Housed in a fine modern gilt molded wood frame with light green matte and inner gold liner. SIZE: Sight: 7-1/2″ x 9-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93086 (5,000-8,000)

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488

CHARLES EDWIN LEWIS GREEN (American, 1844-1915) THE BACKYARD FARM. Oil on canvas scene shows the back section of a farmhouse with second floor porch and stairway. Three chickens are seen feeding on lawn and dirt area. Signed lower left “C. L. Green”. Housed in a fine gesso decorated antique style reproduction frame with gilt artist plaque. SIZE: 10-3/4″ x 16″. CONDITION: Two small patches to reverse with corresponding inpainting, cleaned. Very good. 9-92687 (2,500-3,500)

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489

HARRY SPIERS (American, 1869-1947) “BOSTON PUBLIC GARDENS”. Watercolor with tempera scene shows Boston Public Gardens with the bronze statue by Leonard Craske in foreground at the edge of a pool area. There are several figures on a manicured lawn with trees and gardens. Signed center bottom, also titled and dated “1943”. Housed in what appears to be its original gilt frame with off white matte. SIZE: Sight: 20″ x 25-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, inside of glass has spots of dirt. 9-92744 (4,000-6,000)

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490

HARRY SPIERS (American, 1869-1947) COLORFUL MASSACHUSETTS LANDSCAPE. Watercolor and tempera landscape scene shows a large connected barn beyond a stream with colorful trees and bushes. The barn is reflected in the curving stream. Signed lower right “H.S. 36″. Housed in a thin gilt molded wood frame with white backing paper. SIZE: 20″ x 24”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92746 (2,000-3,000)

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491

CARL HIRSCHBERG (American, 1854-1923) THE PARK FOUNTAIN. Oil on canvas spring/summer scene shows a three-tier large fountain in a park and garden setting. Two girls are seated at edge of the fountain pool. Signed lower right “Carl Hirschberg”. Housed in an outstanding carved and gilt modern replacement frame. SIZE: 20″ x 16″. CONDITION: Relined, minor inpainting. Very good. 9-92692 (2,000-3,000)

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492

SALLY MITCHELL (American, 20th Century) “THE BOSTONITES”. Oil on canvas scene shows the streets of Boston in a snowstorm. The streets are wet with no accumulated snow and pedestrians with umbrellas are seen amongst the cars and buses. The Hancock Building is seen at the end of a busy street. Signed lower left “Sally Mitchell”. Housed in a modern brass style frame with double matte. SIZE: Sight: 15″ x 21-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92660 (300-500)

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493

THEODORE M. WENDEL (American 1859-1932) THE ARTIST CLASS. Oil on canvas scene shows four women in a park setting. One is seated with an easel and black umbrella, another is standing with yellow umbrella and two others are seated. There is green grass, tall trees with a glimpse of blue sky. Signed lower right “T. M. Wendel”. Housed in a fine carved wood gilt frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 18″ x 9″. CONDITION: Very good, recently cleaned. 9-92752 (8,000-12,000)

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494

JOSEPH HENRY HATFIELD (American, 1863-1928) NAP TIME. Oil on canvas laid on masonite interior scene shows a young girl in a red dress with a doll in her lap and her head is resting on the side of a bed and she has fallen asleep. Signed lower left “J. Hatfield”. Housed in a gilt molded wood reproduction frame with gold liner. SIZE: 25″ x 21″. CONDITION: Inpainting with masking varnish, good. 9-92862 (10,000-20,000)

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LOUIS L. BETTS (American, 1873-1961) MOTHER AND CHILD. Oil on canvas portrait of a mother holding her daughter in her lap. The mother in seen at side angle while the girl faces the viewer. Seen against a blue background. Signed upper right “Louis Betts”. Housed in a fine reproduction gilt frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 30″ X 25-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92642 (25,000-35,000)

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496

DANIEL RIDGWAY KNIGHT (American, 1839-1924) THE ROSE GARDEN. Spectacular oil on canvas scene shows a young maiden in striped dress with white top and lavender apron. She stands amongst a large colorful group of rose bushes. She carries a blue sack over her shoulder which is filled with prunings. She gazes to her right with a pleasant smile and has a golden kerchief in her hair. The background scene shows a large river with tree lined banks and far off cultivated fields. A glimpse of a house is seen below the garden. Lavender shaded clouds complete the picture. Signed lower right. “Ridgway Knight, Paris”. Housed in its original magnificent pierced gesso decorated gilt frame with gilt liner. Frame having leaf scroll and flower decoration. SIZE: 22″ x 18-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. There are two minor vertical scratches on the top border which were caused by the canvas slipping in the frame. These two scratches have been lightly inpainted but probably should be professionally filled and inpainted. 9-92577 (75,000-125,000)

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497

JOHN HENRY NIEMEYER (American, 1839-1932) STUDY IN BLUE AND YELLOW. Oil on board interior scene shows a young woman in yellow/white dress seated in an upholstered armchair reading a yellow book. A window with blue print curtains is off her left shoulder and a painting on the wall is above her head. Unsigned but retaining its original label on reverse with artist and partially obscured title “_ _ sement in blue and yellow”. Housed in a gesso decorated French style antique frame. SIZE: 18″ x 14″. CONDITION: Inpainting, very good. 9-92800 (2,750-3,250)

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498

ATTRIBUTED TO SEVERIN ROESEN (American, 1815-1972) STILL LIFE OF FRUIT AND FLOWERS. Outstanding oil on canvas scene shows a grouping of colorful fruit with flowers providing a canopy. The fruit includes plums, peach, apple, purple and green grapes, along with red raspberries, blackberries and cherries. Atop the fruit are red and blue flowers. There are a variety of insects including fly, mosquito and ladybugs. Still life is set on a marble slab and is unsigned. Housed in a fine reproduction gilt frame retaining a Guido Frame Studio label. SIZE: 18″ x 15″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, craquelure, very good. 9-92717 (10,000-15,000)

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499

ATTRIBUTED TO SEVERIN ROESEN (American, 1815-1872) STILL LIFE OF FRUIT. Outstanding oil on canvas scene shows a grouping of colorful fruit and leaves with red flower. Fruits include plum, cherry, red raspberries, green and purple grapes. A red zinnia type flower is hidden behind green leaves and several insects are seen including beetles, fly, moth and ants. Arrangement is on a marble slab and dew drops glisten on the leaves. Housed in a reproduction gilt frame retaining a Guido Frame Studio label. SIZE: 18″ x 15″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, craquelure, very good. 9-92718 (10,000-15,000)

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ABBOTT FULLER GRAVES (American, 1859-1936) YELLOW ROSES. Oil on canvas still life scene shows a grouping of open and closed yellow roses with green leaves resting on what appears to be an abalone shell. A group of petals has been stacked on right side. All against a green naturalistic background. Signed lower right “Abbott Graves”. Housed in a modern gold frame. SIZE: 16″ x 22″. CONDITION: One small patch to reverse and one small tight slit in background. Otherwise very good. 9-93044 (4,000-6,000)

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501

ADELAIDE PALMER (American, 1851-1928) GRAPES AND ORANGES. Oil on canvas tabletop scene shows a clear glass compote filled with oranges with red and purple grapes. Some of the fruit has spilled onto the table and there is green leaf grapevine attached. Signed lower right and dated “1905”. Housed in what appears to be its original gesso decorated gilt frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 22″ x 16″. CONDITION: Cleaned with very minor spot inpainting. 9-92681 (3,000-5,000)

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502

OLIVER CLARE (American, 1853-1927) STILL LIFE OF BIRD’S NEST AND FRUIT. Fine oil on canvas still life scene shows a variety of colorful fruit including peach, apple, plums and grapes. A small birds nest with five blue eggs rest against a colorful naturalistic background. Several dew drops glisten on the fruit. Signed lower right “Oliver Clare”. Housed in a fine gilt gesso decorated period frame. A nice example of this artist’s work. SIZE: 10″ x 14″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92625 (2,500-4,000)

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503

BENN BEN (American, 1884-1983) APPLE MOTIF. Oil on canvas board still life scene shows a glass top table with apple, brown ceramic pitcher with green leaf branches and a ceramic plate with fruit decoration. Signed lower left “Benn”. Housed in a stained pine molded wood frame. SIZE: 16″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93063 (1,500-1,800)

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504

ATTRIBUTED TO HORACE PIPPIN (American, 1888-1946) PRIMITIVE STILL LIFE. Oil on canvas scene shows a gray double handled vase having a large colorful bouquet of flowers. Alongside is a Staffordshire ceramic figure of a seated cat. They both sit on a table draped in a red cloth, all against a black background. Housed in what appears to be its original gesso decorated gilt antique frame. There is a label on back which indicates that it was bought from Robert Carlen PA. Robert Carlen was agent for Horace Pippin. SIZE: 17″ x 14″. CONDITION: Craquelure, very good. 9-93036 (5,000-10,000)

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505

WALTER EMERSON BAUM (American, 1884-1956) “CORNER GROCERY, ALLENTOWN”. Tempera on board shows a corner street scene with colorful connected buildings having different colored striped awnings. The corner store having produce along with sidewalk and large windows. A yellow delivery truck in approaching. Signed lower left “WE Baum”. Title on reverse with artist name. Housed in a fine carved and gilt replacement frame having decorative wood name plaque. SIZE: 15-3/4″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92679 (6,000-8,000)

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506

JOHN STEUART CURRY (American, 1897-1946) BACK HOME AT THE FARM. Oil on canvas scene shows a large farming operation involving several families, wagons, tractor and machinery processing wheat. Twenty-two people including children lend a hand in the big operation. A colorful depiction of rural life on a farm in the mid 20th Century. Signed lower left “John Steuart Curry” and dated what appears to be “’44”. Painting comes with an oak frame with white liner. (Frame “as is”) SIZE: 30″ x 41″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92839 (40,000-50,000)

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507

MACIVOR REDDIE (American, 1864-1931) PLOWING IN THE BERKSHIRES. Large oil on canvas scene shows a man with horse drawn plow in foreground. He looks down at three startled deer that run next to a river beneath rolling hills. Spring showers are seen over sections of the hill. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 30″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93024 (2,500-3,500)

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508

ROLAND STRASSER (American, 1895-1974) THE FARMER. Large oil on canvas scene shows a man with shovel/rake tending to his chores outside a blossoming orchard. Signed lower right. Housed in a molded wood frame. Back of canvas also signed and numbered “49”. SIZE: 37-3/4″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93065 (6,000-8,000)

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509

EDMUND HENRY OSTHAUS (American, 1858-1928) THE RETRIEVAL. Outstanding oil on canvas sporting scene shows a black and white dog retrieving a recently shot game bird. The dog stands large in an autumn landscape under blue sky with pink shaded clouds. An outstanding example of this artist’s work. Housed in a fine period gold frame. Signed lower right “Edm. H. Osthaus”. SIZE: 22″ x 31″. CONDITION: Very good, original canvas. Untouched. 9-92383 (20,000-40,000)

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510

AIDEN LASSELL RIPLEY (American, 1896-1969) “FLIGHT WOODCOCK” WITH BOOK. Drypoint showing two woodcock against a moonlit background. Pencil signed lower right and titled lower left. Image is illustrated on page 41 of “Sporting Etchings of A. Lassell Ripley”, Lamp & Perera. Housed in black molded wood frame with white matte. SIZE: Image: 8-3/4″ x 11-3/4″. Sight: 10-1/4″ x 12-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down, not examined out of frame. 9-92844 (1,500-2,500)

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511

AIDEN LASSELL RIPLEY (American, 1896-1969) “QUAIL”. Drypoint shows six quail flushed from a grassy field. Pencil signed lower right and dated “1936”. Titled lower left. Housed in black molded wood frame with white matte. SIZE: Image: 7-1/2″ x 10″. Sight: 8-1/4″ x 10-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down, not examined out of frame. 9-92845 (1,200-1,500)

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512

AIDEN LASSELL RIPLEY (American, 1896-1969) “SNIPE AT DAWN”. Etching shows two snipe flying into land on marshes edge. Pencil signed lower right. Titled lower left in pencil. Housed in a fine black painted molded wood frame with double matte. The image is illustrated in “Sporting Etchings” by A. Lassell Riley, Lamp & Perera, page 17. SIZE: Image: 9″ x 11-3/4″. Sight: 9-1/2″ x 12-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down, not examined out of frame. 9-92843 (1,200-1,500)

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513

FRANK WESTON BENSON (American, 1862-1951) “MALE WHISTLER”. Etching and drypoint scene shows a black and white duck near water. Pencil signed lower left and numbered “58” out of an edition of 100. Circa 1915. Paff 254. Housed in black molded wood frame with white matte. SIZE: Image: 3-3/4″ x 5-3/4″. Sight: 4-1/4″ x 6-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down, not examined out of frame. 9-92846 (900-1,200)

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514

FRANK WESTON BENSON (American, 1862-1951) HUNTER POLING A BOAT. Lithograph scene shows a man poling a small boat with hunting dog and gun beside. Pencil signed lower left. Housed in a modern gilt and black wood frame with wide white matte. SIZE: Sight: 12″ x 15-1/2″. Image: 11-1/4″ x 14-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down. Not examined out of frame. 9-92847 (600-900)

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515

DANIEL CHARLES GROSE (American, 1838-1900) FISH ON. Good oil on canvas New England scene shows a fisherman with long fly rod with tight line with fish on. He stands in a large pool below waterfall with tree covered ledges. Signed lower left “DC Grose, Boston” and dated “1866”. Housed in a fine gilt wood frame with black liner having a gilt wood artist plaque. SIZE: 12″ x 18″. CONDITION: Some minor inpainting, wax relining, very good. 9-92682 (1,200-1,800)

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516

GUSTAVE ADOLPH WIEGAND (American, 1870-1957) AFTERNOON STROLL. Oil on canvas early fall scene shows two figures walking down a dirt road stopping for an embrace in the shadows of the trees under a crescent moon which reflects a late afternoon sun. Colorful landscape frames a lake and mountain below the road. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine reproduction frame with linen and gold liner. SIZE: 24″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good with craquelure 9-92627 (1,500-2,500)

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517

WALTER FARNDON (American, 1876-1964) “BIRCH TREES IN AUTUMN”. Oil on artist board colorful scene shows a stream having two birch trees lining one bank, and colorful trees lining the other bank. Signed bottom right “W. Farndon”. Back of board having a Vose Galleries, Boston label. Also an Estate Stamp. Housed in a fine carved and gilt modern replacement frame. SIZE: 14″ x 18″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92674 (2,000-3,000)

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518

FREDERICK JOHN MULHAUPT (American, 1871-1938) GOLDEN AUTUMN DAY. Fine oil on canvas scene shows an early fall day landscape having a stream with golden colored fields and tall trees. Two figures are seen under a tree looking over a flock of sheep. Small hills and valley is seen in the distance under a light blue and cloud sky. Signed lower left “Mulhaupt”. Housed in a fine carved and gilt wood wide replacement frame. Frame retaining a North Shore Art Association exhibit label from the Frederick J. Mulhaupt Exhibit, April 13-Oct 24, 1991. SIZE: 14″ x 20″. CONDITION: Craquelure, faint stretcher lines. Very good. 9-92738 (25,000-35,000)

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519

FREDERICK CROWNINGSFIELD (American, 1845-1918) PAIR OF SUMMER AND FALL LANDSCAPES. Oil on wood panel scene shows rock ledges surrounded by trees, grasses and bushes. One signed lower left with monogram “FC”. Other is unsigned. Housed in wonderful, modern gesso decorated gilt frames with gilt liners both having wood gilt name plaques. . SIZE: Signed example is 13-3/4″ x 18″. Unsigned example is 13-1/2″ x 20″. CONDITION: Signed example has 6″ filled thin crack with inpainting. Otherwise very good. Unsigned example is very good. 9-92683 (2,500-3,500)

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520

DANIEL F. WENTWORTH (American, 1850-1934) AUTUMN SPLENDOR. Outstanding oil on canvas fall scene shows a tall oak tree with reddish/orange foliage surrounded by grass covered and rock strewn hillside. Other colorful trees are seen around under blue and white cloud sky. One of this artist’s best works. Signed lower left. Housed in an original gilt carved wood frame. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good, light craquelure 9-74713 (3,000-5,000)

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521

WILLIAM A HILL (American, Mid 20th Century) “HAMPTON FALLS IN OCTOBER”. Oil on canvas autumn scene shows a New England church flanked by colorful maple trees. The clock show 3:00 pm and the scene is shown under bright blue sky. Signed lower right. Titled and signed on back of canvas, also a label with alternate title “Church, Hampton Falls”. Housed in a good gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92037 (400-600)

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522

SELDEN CONNOR GILE (American, 1877-1947) IMPRESSIONISTIC COUNTRYSIDE. Oil on canvas scene shows a large meadow with yellow flowers. Beyond field are seen several roofs and trees under a colorful sky. Signed lower left and dated “36”. Housed in a modern copper and gold decorated frame. CONDITION: Areas of thin paint and uneven varnish, otherwise good. 9-92029 (6,000-8,000)

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523

DANIEL FRANCOIS SANTRY (American, 1858-1915) “OCTOBER MORNING CANNON MOUNTAIN, FRANCONIA”. Oil on board fall scene shows a dirt road leading to a mountain with colorful tree beside. Signed lower right “Daniel Santry”. Original label having title on reverse. Housed in a period gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 8-1/2″ x 10-1/2″. CONDITION: Needs light cleaning, very good. 9-92249 (400-800)

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524

FRANK A. BARNEY (American, 1862-1954) COLLECTION OF 15 PAINTINGS. A wonderful opportunity to purchase 15 oil on board paintings by a well listed American artist. Barney studied with William Merritt Post and has exhibited in many forums across New York State. Collection includes eight unframed 12″ x 16″ oil on board landscapes of which four are signed and four are unsigned. Three have titles Richford, Morehouse Lake and Outlet Morehouse Lake. All New York State scenes. 9″ x 12″ oil on board titled “Old Apple Trees, Marcellas Farm”. Scene is signed lower right and shows a blossoming apple orchard with figure and cow in a spring landscape. Housed in a modern gilt molded wood frame. 9″ x 11-1/4″ oil on board signed and unframed landscape with trees, path and wildflowers, titled “Marcellas”. Unsigned 10″ x 8 framed summer landscape with river, hill and trees. 7″ x 9″ framed double sided oil on board. One side signed with still life, other side unsigned with landscape with trees and hill. 6-3/4″ x 8-1/2″ double sided landscape, unsigned. 6″ x 9″ oil on board, unsigned showing a fall harvest scene with haystacks, pumpkins, wall and field. 5-1/2″ x 6-1/2″ unsigned, unframed oil on board landscape with water, trees and field. A letter indicating the these fifteen paintings were purchased from the individual who purchased them directly from relatives of the artist accompanies paintings. SIZE: As noted above. CONDITION: Generally very good. 9-93071 (8,000-12,000)

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525

FRANK VINCENT DUMOND (American 1865-1951) SPRINGTIME IN CONNECTICUT. . Oil on board springtime scene shows grass, fields interspersed with green trees. In the distance are low blue hills under light blue sky. Signed lower right. Housed in a good modern carved and gilt wood frame. SIZE: 10″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-74708 (2,000-4,000)

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526

BRASSER (American, First half of the 20th Century) TWO WORKS: SUMMER AND FALL. Two Old Lyme School style paintings, both showing hillsides with rocks, one in summer and one in late fall. Signed bottom right “Brasser”. Housed in identical period molded wood gilt frames. One has a name “Mrs. F J Libbey 878 Park Rd., N.H.” (possibly a New Haven, CT address). SIZE: 12″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93017 (500-1,000)

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527

ALEXANDER HELWIG WYANT (American, 1836-1892) THE FOREST FLOOR. Unframed oil on canvas woodland scene shows small saplings interspersed among large trees with a partially grass covered forest floor. Signed lower left “A H Wyant”. SIZE: 28-3/4″ x 23-3/4″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, small chip in upper border. Otherwise very good. 9-93043 (4,000-6,000)

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528

B. VALENTINE (American, Third Quarter of the 19th Century) PANORAMIC VIEW OF SYRACUSE, NEW YORK. Outstanding large oil on canvas scene shows the city of Syracuse at the end of Onondaga Lake looking from the west to the east. A squall line is seen approaching from the north with gray clouds and showers. In foreground are figures picnicking on hillside and a girl with blue dress and white handkerchief runs toward picnickers. The hillside and valley are lined with green fields and farms with a herd of cows in a split rail fenced area. Signed lower right “B. Valentine 1870″. We have been unable to find an artist listing. An outstanding work, nicely rendered with good detail. Housed in a fine period deep gilt gesso decorated frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 20″ x 40”. CONDITION: Restored with inpainting, very good. 9-92719 (10,000-15,000)

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529

WILLIAM WALTON (American, 1843-1915) FISHKILL ON THE HUDSON, NEWBURG, N.Y. Large oil on canvas valley scene shows a foreground with cows standing in a small pool of water while other rest on grass covered field. Houses and a town line a river with mountain backdrop. White cloud and blue sky. Signed lower right “W Walton”. Housed in its original gilt liner. Marked on back of stretcher “William Walton 1843-1915 Hudson River, Newburg, N.Y.”. SIZE: 30″ x 50″. CONDITION: There are five cross taped patched to reverse of canvas and one slit just above mountains. Surface dirt. Some old inpainting corresponding to patches. When cleaned it will brighten significantly. 9-73383 (4,000-6,000)

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530

HENRY BOESE (American, 1824-1863) PANORAMIC LANDSCAPE WITH DEER. Large oil on canvas mounted to masonite scene shows a snow peaked mountain leading to a lake with deer on grassy shore. The foreground is flanked by large trees and bush lined stream bank. Signed lower left “H. Boese N.Y.”. Scene may be a depiction of the Adirondack Region of New York State. Housed in a magnificent naturalistic gesso decorated frame with gold liners. SIZE: 30-1/2″ x 46-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, some inpainting. 9-92875 (8,000-10,000)

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531

ROBERT S. SLEICHER (American, 20th Century) “CRANBERRY LAKE, ADIRONDAKS, NEW YORK”. Oil on masonite wildlife scene shows two doe and one buck on a cleared hillside overlooking mist covered water and low mountains. Inscribed and signed on reverse “Cranberry Lake, Adirondaks New York From the Wanakena side of Dead Creek Flow looking toward the Black Duck Hole by Robert S. Sleicher, Copyright reserved by the artist”. Housed in a naturalistic plank and gold frame with white liner. Signed and titled bottom right. SIZE: 24″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92583 (700-1,000)

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532

GUY CARLETON WIGGINS (American, 1883-1962) “WASHINGTON SQUARE”. Oil on canvas scene shows Washington Square in New York City during a snow storm. The ground is snow covered with snow falling. A number of pedestrians are seen along with cars and buses. An archway entrance is seen against multi-story buildings. Three American flags flying off buildings. Signed lower left “Guy Wiggins N.A.”. Housed in an antique gesso decorated frame with fancy flower decorated liner. Title and artist signature on reverse. Also a Louis Katz Art Galleries stamp affixed to stretcher. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92838 (40,000-60,000)

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533

GUY CARLETON WIGGINS (American, 1883-1962) “CENTRAL PARK”. Oil on canvas winter New York City scene shows snow covered street with people, tall buildings with American flags. Signed lower right “Guy Wiggins N.A”. Housed in a gilt decorated wood frame. Titled and signed on reverse of canvas. SIZE: 12″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92575 (20,000-30,000)

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534

GUY CARLETON WIGGINS (American, 1883-1962) LAUNDRY DAY. Oil on board scene shows a woman hanging laundry on a clothes line behind a series of sheds and tall trees. Signed center bottom “Guy Wiggins N. A.”. Housed in a fine gilt molded wood modern frame. Attached to back is an old receipt for the painting. SIZE: Sight: 17-1/2″ x 15-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93051 (6,000-8,000)

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535

JOHANN BERTHELSEN (American, 1883-1972) WINTER IN NEW YORK CITY. Unsigned oil on canvas scene shows several pedestrians walking through a snowy street with cars and tall buildings. Housed in its original gesso decorated gilt frame with linen and gilt lining. Frame has an original label from the S. Klein Department Store which was located on Union Square in New York City. Label indicates a Prop Dept. number and indicates that it was purchased from the artist Johann Berthelsen for a cost of $250 and this was one of six commissioned. At the top of the back of the frame indicates that it was located at the third floor escalator. SIZE: 30″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good, canvas needs re-tightening. 9-92622 (6,000-8,000)

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536

RICHARD M. KIMBEL (American, 1865-1945) THE WEDDING PROCESSION. Unframed oil on board outdoor city scene shows a colorful procession at the steps of a cathedral. The procession includes a wagon with colorful decoration carrying two individuals and having a number of colorful costumed people holding banners and flags. Possibly a scene in New York City. Signed lower right. Also signed on reverse. SIZE: 13″ x 15-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93042 (2,000-3,000)

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537

ISABEL BISHOP (American, 1902-1988) THE TRAIN CROSSING. Unframed pastel on paper scene shows a elevated pedestrian crossing over a railroad or subway tracks. Several figures are crossing the stairs under a pale blue background. Signed lower left “Bishop 52″. SIZE: 11″ x 17”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93046 (2,000-3,000)

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538

FANNIE C. MARKS (American, Mid-20th Century) CENTRAL PARK CAFE. Oil on canvas outdoor scene shows several people around small green tables with blue umbrellas in a park setting with trees and flowers. Large buildings can be seen surrounding the park. Housed in a modern gesso decorated frame with linen lining. The stretcher retains a label from Doudiers of Charleston, S.C. Signed lower right “F C Marks”. Accompanying the painting is the laminated exhibition label from the Non-member label Allied Artist’s of America National Academy Galleries New York, New York with alternate titled “Cafe-Park-Zoo”. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Several patches to reverse, inpainting. 9-92091 (800-1,200)

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539

MAY JANKO (American, 1926- ) NEW YORK CITY SKYLINE. Colorful abstract view of a large city skyline in bold colors. Signed lower right “Janko”. Housed in a modern yellow and gold strip frame. SIZE: 24″ x 18″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92053 (800-1,200)

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540

J DEVEAU (Late 20th Century) FLAG DAY. Large oil on canvas contemporary painting shows a mid 20th Century scene of a large avenue with many vehicles and pedestrians. Tall buildings are decorated with American flags. Signed bottom right “J. Deveau”. Housed in a modern gilt and ebonized frame. SIZE: 36″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93064 (600-800)

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541

LOUIS SAPHIER (American, Early 20th Century) “GARDEN OF ST. JOHN’S CHURCH, NEW YORK CITY”. Unframed oil on canvas scene shows the formal gardens which surround a church building included are a series of garden paths with various small gardens having fences, pedestals, urns and decorative bird sculptures. Also the windows of the background buildings have window boxes filled with flowers. Signed lower left and dated “1935”. Titled and signed on back of canvas also. SIZE: 24″ x 36″. CONDITION: Appears to have a consistent discolored varnish, otherwise very good. 9-92082 (500-1,000)

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542

JOHN WILLIAMSON (American, 1826-1885) RIVER RAFT. Oil on canvas mounted on cardboard scene shows a figure in a small raft at edge of river with grass covered bank with grazing sheep under large trees. Mountains are seen in background along the river under a pink hue sky. Signed lower left “Jay Williamson”. Backing cardboard has a large cutout which we believe has the initials of the artist and “Pinx” with a date. Housed in a black molded wood frame with gold liner. SIZE: 9-1/2″ x 15-1/2″. CONDITION: The name on front floureces under blacklight which may indicate that it is a later addition. Back of the canvas has been either waxed or sprayed with varnish and attached to a heavy cardboard. There are three small areas which have small chips and bulge or indicate a tear or puncture but are hidden behind cardboard. Craquelure. 9-92640 (15,000-20,000)

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543

NICHOLAS COLEMAN (American, 1978-) “THE BUFFALO WAY”. Oil on masonite western landscape shows a spectacular sunset over valley floor. A line of buffalo are seen going into the distance and approaching viewer. A large bird circle above. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine gesso decorated antique style frame with gilt matte. Back retaining a “J. N. Bartfield Galleries, New York” label. Also titled and signed on reverse by artist and dated “Nov. 2001″. SIZE: 14″ x 20”. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-92743 (6,000-9,000)

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544

HENRY WENDELBORG HANSEN (American, 1854-1924) STUDY FOR “TRAILING THE GRIZZLY”. Western watercolor shows a cowboy on horse stopping beside a fallen bear. The cowboy raises his gun to signal two others that are on horseback. Signed lower right “H W Hansen”. Housed in a fine gesso decorated replacement frame with linen matte and inner gilt liner. SIZE: Sight: 15″ x 10-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92866 (4,000-6,000)

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545

JOSEPH HENRY SHARP (American, 1859-1953) “OLD LAGUNA, NEW MEXICO”. Unsigned oil on artist board shows several Adobe connected homes on a small bluff with rock walls. In the foreground is a pottery kiln, several figures next to another Adobe home with colorful doorway. All under a blue sky. Penciled title on reverse. Housed in a period gesso decorated carved frame. SIZE: 9-3/4″ x 13-3/4″. PROVENANCE: Accompanying painting is an authenticity letter from Forrest Fenn. CONDITION: Minor inpainting to bottom right edge, otherwise very good. 9-93089 (40,000-60,000)

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546

BLAIKIE HINES (American, 1949-) “SCHOONERS IN THE VALLEY”. Oil on masonite western scene shows a Native American holding flaming torch signaling across the desert valley to another mesa top with small smoke plume. In between you can see a small seven-wagon caravan crossing the desert. All seen under a gray and white cloud sky with glimpses of blue. Signed lower left. Housed in an antique gilt frame having title and artist plaque. SIZE: 18″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-93007 (2,000-3,000)

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547

ARTHUR J. HAMMOND (American, 1875-1947) WESTERN MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE. Oil on board springtime scene shows a backdrop of purple mountains with a flower covered sandy field having trees and cactus. Unsigned but coming from a collection of signed and unsigned works. Housed in a modern gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: Sight: 18-1/2″ x 23-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92747 (1,500-2,500)

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548

ARTHUR J. HAMMOND (American, 1875-1947) WESTERN WHIRLING DERVISH. Unsigned oil on board scene shows a western mountain landscape with desert floor in foreground. The winds are whipping the sand into a dust funnel. Housed in a gilt modern wood frame. SIZE: 20″ x 26″. PROVENANCE: From a collection of signed and unsigned works. CONDITION: Bottom corner has several cracks in board with paint loss. Otherwise very good. 9-92749 (1,500-2,500)

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549

ALBERT HORATIO SLADE (American, 1843-1922) “BEACH AT VENTURA, CALIF”. Unframed oil on canvas panoramic scene of a curving beach with houses at one end, sailboats on a blue water with low hills beyond. Signed lower right “A H Slade”. Titled in pencil on back of canvas. A fine early California coastal scene that is well worth some restoration and framing. SIZE: 18″ x 40″. CONDITION: Appears to have some inpainting in right side trees, two small tears on left side with chipped paint, dirty. Otherwise good. 9-93058 (4,000-6,000)

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550

ANNA ALTHEA HILLS (American, 1882-1930) CALIFORNIA MISSION. Watercolor on board landscape scene shows a tall brick tower with walls having blue mountains in background. Foreground has a grassy area with a cow. Signed lower right “A A Hills”. Housed in a modern gilt wood frame with linen liner. SIZE: Sight: 17″ x 12″. CONDITION: Good. Watercolor has been painted on a textured surface. 9-91638 (2,000-3,000)

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551

HERBERT SARTELLE (American, 1885-1955) “VALLEY ROAD AND CALIFORNIA MOUNTAINS”. Oil on canvas scene shows a road winding through a valley floor and mountains. A colorful sky reflects pink on the far away mountains. Signed lower right. Housed in a modern gesso decorated frame. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good, craquelure, stretcher lines. 9-91582 (1,000-2,000)

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552

JOHN LA FARGE (American, 1835-1910) SAIL CANOE APPROACHING A STAND OF PALM TREES. Watercolor and gouache scene shows a canoe with large white sail having several figures sailing right to let onto a beach with palm trees. Signed lower left with artist monogram conjoined L F. Housed in a gesso decorated gilt frame with linen matte and inner bead gilt liner. SIZE: Sight: 7-1/4″ x 10-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93090 (20,000-40,000)

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553

FREDERICK STUART CHURCH (American, 1842-1924) “FLAMINGOES”. Outstanding oil on canvas scene shows a young maiden at the edge of water seated on a grassy bank dipping her toe into the water. She arranges flowers in her hair as two pink flamingos stand beside her in the water. The color of the flamingos and her blue sheer dress reflects in the water while flowers and a green canopy surround the backdrop. Signed lower right “FS Church” with copyright symbol and “N.Y. 1917”. Housed in a fine gesso decorated gilt frame with linen liner. REFERENCE: This painting was illustrated on a full page and numbered “141” in the Winter Exhibition of 1917 catalog at the National Academy of Design. A photocopy of the page and cover accompany the painting. SIZE: 34″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good with scattered inpainting. 9-92639 (25,000-35,000)

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554

FREDERICK STUART CHURCH (American, 1842-1924) THE CIRCLE OF EVOLUTION. Large oil on canvas depiction of a circle of evolutionary stages. Starting out as a tadpole in water, the circle of images go from tadpole to frog to salamander to chimpanzee to early man ending in five stages of cultural man including Eskimo, Native American, Conquistador, Explorer to the end figure of a well dressed sophisticated gentleman. The circle figures are seen against a lush tropical “Garden of Eden” background. Signed upper left “F S Church” with copyright sign and date which appears to be “1880”. Housed in a period gesso decorated frame. SIZE: 40″ x 30″. CONDITION: Relined, extensive craquelure, inpainting. 9-92801 (4,500-6,500)

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555

CHARLES HENRY EBERT (American, 1873-1959) TROPICAL PARK. Oil on canvas scene shows a walkway along water with lush vegetation and flowers shaded by tall palm trees. Signed lower right “Ebert”. Housed is a fine gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 25″ x 21″. CONDITION: Very good, a few small chips in palm trees. 9-92018 (4,000-6,000)

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556

CHARLES COURTNEY CURRAN (American, 1861-1942) A SOUTHERN GARDEN COURTYARD. Oil on canvasboard spring/summer scene shows a large tree with hanging moss framing a large garden/lawn area surrounded by white, low wall. Large trees are beyond the wall and sun shines from the left casting shadows. Signed lower left “Ch. C. Curran 1920″. Housed in a period gesso decorated old frame which retains a New York framing label. SIZE: 12″ x 15-1/2”. CONDITION: Very slight bow to board, uneven varnish layer. Otherwise very good. 9-92619 (5,000-10,000)

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557

CHARLES VOLKMAR (American, 1841-1914) “SOUTHERN LADY PICKING FLOWERS”. Oil on canvas scene shows a connected cottage near water having a field area extending beyond sandy banks with a woman picking flowers. The scene is shown under a blue to light pink sky. Housed in an outstanding period style gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 10″ x 18″. CONDITION: Two small canvas patches to reverse, inpainting, craquelure. Very good. 9-92680 (3,000-4,000)

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558

PEGGY BACON (American, 1895-1987)”BEFORE THE STORM”. Mixed media tropical landscape scene showing a lush green garden surrounded by palm trees and flowers. A colorful parrot rests on a large tree branch overlooking a hacienda. Inscribed bottom right with “Before the Storm, Peggy Bacon, March 1975”. Housed in a fine gilt carved wood frame. A partial New York City gallery label on reverse. ” SIZE: 21″ x 28-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91244 (800-1,200)

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559

EVELYN M. BICKNELL (American, 1857-1936) THE BLOSSOMING TREE. Watercolor scene shows a stucco white house having green shutters and with a red blossoming tree in corner and staired pathway around house. Signed lower right “E M Bicknell”. Housed in a period decorated oak frame with gold liner and double matte. SIZE: Sight: 7-1/2″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93076 (800-1,200)

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560

LAURA COOMBS HILLS (American, 1859-1952) SPRING BLOOMS. Pastel still life shows a bowl with arrangement of spring flowers including tulips and daffodils. All seen against a blue draped background. Signed bottom right “Laura Hills”. Housed in a fine carved and gilt modern replacement frame. SIZE: Sight: 23-1/2″ x 17-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93093 (3,000-5,000)

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561

NORMAN ROCKWELL (American, 1894-1978) SKETCH FOR “THE PHARMACIST”. Unsigned sketch is on brown paper which has been glued down to a light board. It shows a pharmacist with pencil behind ear filling a clear bottle with a measuring beaker. Behind him is his University diploma. The “Pharmacist” was the front cover illustration for the Saturday Evening Post March 18th, 1939. SIZE: 17″ x 19-3/4″. CONDITION: Laid down, having what appears to be several tears, one starting at the bottom of the vest and going up through arm. A slice off the top left corner and damage to left corner and upper right corner. Other small tears but generally intact. It has been hinge mounted to a matte and housed in a modern black and gold frame. 9-92646 (10,000-15,000)

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562

LAWRENCE BEALL SMITH (American, 1909-1993) COVER ILLUSTRATION FOR CHRISTIAN HERALD Oil on canvas board illustration shows a young girl in orange and brown clothing seated on a fallen tree branch and she is feeding a group of chickadees and finches. Initialed lower left. At bottom margin of painting (under matte) is written “Set 4 Color Plates as per L/0 Note This art to be flopped”. This explains the reverse nature of the artist’s initials. On back of board is an Estelle Mandel label with artist, title and “Use as cover of Christian Herald”. Housed in a modern gilt frame with white matte. SIZE: Board: 24″ x 18″. Image: 18″ x 14″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92864 (1,500-2,500)

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563

SIGNED (20th Century) PAIR OF PIN-UP GIRL PORTRAITS. Oil on canvas portraits of semi-nude women with elegant costumes. Signed but illegible. Identically housed and each having a “John Wanamaker” label affixed to stretcher. SIZE: 13″ x 9-1/2″. CONDITION: One having L-shape tear repair, otherwise very good. 9-74738 (1,000-1,500)

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564

ATTRIBUTED TO ARTHUR B. SINGER (American, 1917-1990) 32 BIRD ILLUSTRATIONS. 32 unsigned separate watercolor bird illustrations in fine color and detail. Most depict ducks and game birds in their natural habitat. One of the 32 is a watercolor scene of the artist with guide in a canoe in western landscape. Probably illustrations for a book, magazine or stamps. Arthur Singer helped to illustrate over 20 books and worked with several magazines. Known as one of America’s most prolific and best bird and wildlife watercolorist. An extraordinary opportunity to acquire a collection of his work. SIZE: Range from 4″ x 8-1/2″ to 11″ x 9″. PROVENANCE: A New York State collector’s Estate. CONDITION: Generally very good, there may be some tape marks or light foxing. 9-90939 (3,000-5,000)

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565

ABRAM LOEB (American, First half of the 20th Century) FOUR PIECE MURAL. Abram Loeb headed the art division of Old Mr. Boston Distillery in Boston, Massachusetts. He was responsible for all illustrative works dealing with the company and was under their hire. This mural descended through the owner’s family. The works are unsigned and may or may not have been used in the distilleries promotional campaign. The mural has been divided into four panels and housed in simple stained wood frames. The following oil on canvas laid on fiberboard panels are described left to right in the mural 1)17-1/2″ x 58″ panel shows a large farm with haystacks and man filling a hay wagon. Left side depicting two men, one teaching a sporting dog within a scroll border. 2) 17-1/2″ x 68-1/2″ shows the farm with farmer next to haystacks looking to a stagecoach with people and four horse team. 3) 17-1/2″ x 74-1/4″ shows a group of fox hunters on horses returning to the tavern where they are being presented with mugs of beer. A landscape scene is seen in the background with a large house. 4) 17-1/2″ x 91-1/2″ completes the mural having a fox hunting scene with dogs, horses and men. A landscape with trees and water. Ending in a tavern scene with men at table with steins within a scroll border. These panels would be a wonderful decorative element in any pub, tavern, home or hunting clubs meeting room. SIZE: 24+ foot total PROVENANCE: From a fine coastal Maine home. CONDITION: Panels: 1) with some minor scrapes; 2) Very good. 3) Very good. 4) Several areas of scrapes and chipped paint. The panels have not been cleaned and in need of cleaning and with some minor restoration would be put back to original condition. 9-92949 (3,000-5,000)

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566

GEORGE SNOW HILL (American, 1898-1969) THE COMICAL FOX HUNT. Oil on wood panel scene shows two fox hunters on horseback trailing five hounds that are chasing a red fox. They have come over a hill and disrupted a Mammy who is washing laundry in a large tub. One of the dogs is tangled amongst the clothes. Unsigned. Board having a stamp date of “Aug 45″. Housed in a modern gilt arts & crafts style frame. SIZE: 8-1/2″ x 10-1/2”. CONDITION: Very good, some light roughness at frame edge. 9-93038 (1,000-1,500)

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567

FRANCIS WENDEROTH SAUNDERS (American, 1901-1992) “THE MIGHTY LOCOMOTIVES. Fine large watercolor scene shows three large black locomotives in a busy rail yard. Signed lower right “F. Wenderoth Saunders 74″. Housed in a fine modern gilt molded wood frame with linen matte having Guido Frame Studio, Boston label. SIZE: Sight: 20-1/2″ x 28”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92737 (1,000-2,000)

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568

MAX KUEHNE (American, 1880-1968) ONCOMING TRAIN. Oil on board scene shows a black locomotive coming towards viewer while another train is going away with the red caboose in foreground. A walkway with rail is seen next to tracks. Large buildings are beyond the train. Signed lower left “Kuehne”. Housed in a decorative wood modern frame. SIZE: 16″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91243 (500-1,000)

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569

MAX KUEHNE (American, 1880-1968) “CORNISH HEADLANDS-ST. IVES-1912”. Large oil on canvas coastline scene shows a wavy ocean, foreground being coastal ledge rock and a point of land in the right horizon. Colorful blue and white sky. Signed with Estate stamp bottom left “Kuehne”, also stamped on back top stretcher. Titled and dated on back of cardboard backing. Housed in an outstanding carved and gilt wide replacement frame. Artist has used heavy impasto to create depth in the painting. SIZE: 24″ x 30-1/4″. CONDITION: Edge strip lining, very good. 9-92668 (4,000-6,000)

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570

MAX KUEHNE (American, 1880-1968) SPANISH COASTAL TOWN. Oil on canvas board scene shows the corner of a house lined harbor with two small boats, water and walkway. Signed lower right. Housed in a modern gilt molded wood frame with wide linen matte. SIZE: Sight: 6″ x 8″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92878 (1,000-2,000)

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571

HAYLEY LEVER (American, 1876-1958) “FISHING BOATS, ST. IVES”. Oil on wood panel scene shows several two-mast fishing boats on dry land with several people. They are seen at the edge of water in an inlet with land beyond. Signed lower right. Housed in a fine gesso decorated gilt antique style reproduction frame with fancy gilt liner. Pencil titled and signed on reverse. SIZE: 6″ x 9-1/2″. CONDITION: Panel has warp, otherwise very good. 9-92739 (9,000-12,000)

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572

GEORGE LUFTUS NOYES (American, 1864-1954) THE GRAND CANAL, VENICE. Large oil on canvas scene shows the Grand Canal waterway lined with tall buildings and having several gondolas and sailboats. Signed lower left “GL Noyes”. Housed in a fine decorative gilt wood frame. SIZE: 27″ x 39″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92620 (5,000-10,000)

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573

GEORGE WHARTON EDWARDS (American, 1869-1950) SUNDAY DRESS IN ALSACE LORRAINE. Mixed media illustrative scene shows a man and woman with boy and girl walking along a street with buildings in fine attire. Pencil signed lower left “George Wharton Edwards Alsace Lorraine”. Housed in a simple wood frame with white matte. SIZE: Sight: 16-1/4″ x 9-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92652 (2,000-3,000)

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574

FRANK MYERS BOGGS (American, 1855-1926) THE SEINE WITH NOTRE DAME. Oil on board scene shows a large river with barge and tug, arched bridge and large cathedral. Signed lower right “Frank Boggs”. Housed in an outstanding modern carved and gilt double frame with glass front. SIZE: 7″ x 8-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92684 (2,000-3,000)

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575

RICHARD DEY DE RIBCOWSKY (American, 1880-1936) THE GRAND CANAL. Oil on canvas scene shows Venice harbor with several boats and gondolas on calm water. Colorful large buildings line and reflect in the water. Signed lower right “D. De Ribcowsky”. Housed in a very nice double gold period frame which may be original. SIZE: 20″ x 30″. CONDITION: Craquelure, otherwise generally very good. 9-93016 (2,000-4,000)

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576

HERMANN OTTOMAR HERZOG (American, 1832-1932) “WELLHORN AND WETTERHORN”. Outstanding oil on canvas Swiss Alps scene shows the famous Wellhorn and Wetterhorn mountain peaks partially covered with snow in a spring/summer landscape. The valley floor has a small river winding through hilly pastures having a large Swiss farm with cows, calves and people. Signed lower right “H. Herzog”. Title on an old penned label attached to stretcher. Housed in a period wide gesso decorated gilt frame with gilt liners. SIZE: 27″ x 41-1/2″. CONDITION: Light craquelure, masking varnish present under blacklight. Very good with original canvas. 9-92937 (10,000-15,000)

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577

ALEXANDER FRANCOIS LOEMANS (Canada, 1898-) “ALPINE SCENERY”. Oil on light board scene shows a sunset against tall snow covered peaks with a foreground having a single tree at center with rocks and bare ground. Signed lower right, also titled and signed on reverse. Housed in a period lemon gold molded wood frame. SIZE: 7-1/2″ x 11-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92782 (4,000-5,000)

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578

ATTRIBUTED TO JON THORLEIFSSON (Iceland, 1891-1961) MT. SULUR, ICELAND, 1946. Large oil on canvas scene shows an expanse of landscape with a blue mountain range looking across a valley area with red roof church. Unsigned but having two words on back of canvas in Icelandic. Also dated “1946”. Housed in a gold molded wood frame. SIZE: 31-1/2″ x 43-1/2″. CONDITION: Two spots of inpainting upper left, otherwise very good. 9-93019 (1,000-2,000)

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579

ATTRIBUTED TO JOHANN HEINRICH ROOS (German, 1631-1685) SHEPHERD WITH SHEEP. Oil on canvas mounted on masonite scene shows a shepherd with long stick herding sheep to the water. All in a landscape with house in mountains. Signed lower right “J. Roos”. Housed in a 19th Century gesso decorated gold frame. SIZE: 20-1/2″ x 30-1/2″. CONDITION: Several layers of restoration, fair to good. 9-92621 (2,000-4,000)

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580

ATTRIBUTED TO ADRIAN VAN DE VELDE (Dutch, 1636-1672) “CATTLE AND HERDSMAN”. Oil on canvas laid on wood panel scene shows a wooded riverbank with several cattle and sheep in and around water. Beneath a tree a herdsman in resting with his dog beside. A colorful sky is seen over the distant landscape. Work appears to be unsigned but the back retains an old cataloging entry with artist and description. Also another catalog entry is attached to frame. SIZE: 7″ x 10-3/4″. CONDITION: Warp to board, masking varnish, very good. 9-92386 (5,000-8,000)

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581

WILLIAM MULREADY (Irish, 1786-1863) IRISH FARM LIFE. Fine oil on canvas scene shows a central figure of a boy seated on a stumpy area whittling a stick. He is well clothed with red vest, blue jacket and matching pants and wearing a plaid cap. Over his shoulder is his mother who has a pail and stands next to two large cows. Beyond is the connected log cabin looking out over a valley with river and green valley floor. Above the low hills is a sunset sky with puffy white clouds. Signed lower right lightly “W Mulready”. Housed in a large gesso decorated frame having a leaf and flower motif. SIZE: 28-1/4″ x 24″. CONDITION: Relined, craquelure, inpainting, area of lifting paint off leg area. Otherwise good. 9-92651 (10,000-15,000)

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582

JOHN FAULKNER (Irish, 1835-1894) THE IRISH HIGHLANDS. Watercolor scene shows the valley floor with stream flanked by high mountains. The foreground rocky ledge has a reclining animal. Signed lower left “John Faulkner 1869″. Housed in an antique gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 16″ x 24”. CONDITION: Light water stains, otherwise good. 9-92644 (2,500-4,000)

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583

HERMANN KERN (Hungarian, 1839-1912) PLAYMATES. Oil on canvas scene shows a little girl seated in an interior barn setting next to her dog who has made a dog bed out of a tipped over keg. Interior has a sharpening stone, wheelbarrow, grain bin, baskets and pottery. The little girl is seated barefoot with a red, white and blue outfit. Signed lower right “Kern H 85″. Housed in a fine gilt decorated frame with gilt liner having name plaque with title and artist. SIZE: 15-1/2″ x 19-1/2”. CONDITION: Relined, masking varnish. Very good. 9-92641 (25,000-30,000)

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584

HERMANN ARMIN KERN (Hungarian, 1839-1912) THE FRUIT VENDOR. Oil on canvas interior scene shows an older gentleman seated in an interior setting wearing a gray jacket and blue apron. He has a basket of fruit in his lap and assorted melons and fruit are on a table beside him. The interior has two windows with jars and bottles. Signed lower left “Kern H”. Housed in a period gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 16-3/4″ x 20-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92812 (5,000-6,000)

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585

FREDERICK DANIEL HARDY (British, 1826-1911) “MOTHERLESS”. Oil on board interior scene shows four children near the cooking fire, one girl being consoled by another. The interior setting is finely detailed with a mantle full of items as well as furniture and fireplace accessories. The door is open and a man with cane approaches. Signed lower right “F D Hardy” and dated “1901”. Housed in a fine gold gesso decorated frame retaining a John Linn & Sons Scarborough label and a Misckelson’s Washington, D.C. label. SIZE: 8″ x 11-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good with masking varnish. 9-92624 (8,000-12,000)

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586

SIR EDWARD BURNE-JONES (British, 1833-1898) THE DISCERNING EYE. Outstanding watercolor interior scene shows a woman seated in a Savaronola chair. She wears a brown dress and her feet are propped up on a rose colored pillow. She has selected a floral print material from a box to her left which has other pieces. The room is well appointed with a gilt decorated fancy cassone and claw foot two-tier table supported by full putti figures. Enamel decorated glassware, urn and bronze plaque have been placed on the furniture. Fine architectural columned walls and marble floor complete the scene. Signed lower left “E. Burne-Jones 1881”. Housed in a fine shell decorated gilt gesso frame with gilt liner and glass. Old label on reverse from the “Collection of Frederick A. Gill No. 4″ with artist name and medium. SIZE: Sight: 12-1/2″ x 16-3/4”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92384 (10,000-20,000)

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587

JOHN RITCHIE (British, 19th Century) “DEFENDING THE WEAK”. Oil on canvas scene shows a boy in tattered clothing with fists up ready to defend a young child that is consoled by an older girl. Her milk jug has been broken and the shadow of the aggressor is seen against a building wall. Signed lower right with conjoined letter “JR”. An old pen written label attached to reverse with title, artist signature and address. Reeves & Sons canvas stamp to reverse. Housed in a good gesso decorated replacement frame. SIZE: 20″ x 16″. CONDITION: Craquelure with stretcher lines visible, some inpainting. Very good. 9-92889 (2,500-4,000)

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588

ROBERT J HAMMOND (British, Late 19th Century) “THE DINGLES YARDBY WOOD”. Large oil on canvas scene shows a mother and daughter crossing a wooden bridge over a small stream leading to woods. Beyond the bridge is an expanse of fields and tree lined borders with resting and standing cows. Landscape is seen under white cloud and blue sky with birds flying. Housed in its original magnificent period frame with wood gilt artist plaque. Signed lower left “R J Hammond 1892″. Also titled, signed and dated on reverse of canvas. SIZE: 24″ x 38”. CONDITION: Craquelure, some inpainting. Very good. 9-92865 (4,000-6,000)

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589

EDWIN THOMAS ROBERTS (British, 1840-1917) MY FAVORITE MODEL. Oil on canvas semi-nude portrait of a young woman with long brown hair. She reclines with a rose colored cloth draped below her chest. She wears a pink flower with green leaves in her hair. Monogram signed bottom right. Housed in a fine gilt stepped wood old frame. SIZE: 24″ x 18″. CONDITION: Relined with inpainting, very good. 9-92813 (3,500-4,000)

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590

JOHN WILLIAM HAYNES (British, 1836-1909) A PENSIVE MOMENT. Oil on canvas interior scene shows a young woman seated in a rocking chair in front of an unseen fireplace. Her head rests in her hand and she sits next to a drop leaf table with tole tray and books. The interior scene features brick floors and bare walls. Signed lower left “JW Haynes”. Housed in a good gesso decorated old frame. “P. Shea, London” canvas stamp to reverse. SIZE: 14″ x 18-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92890 (2,000-3,000)

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591

AFTER JOHN WILLIAM GODWARD (British, 1861-1922) AN AMATEUR. Oil on canvas interior scene shows an elegant young woman seated on a blue cushion chair having a leopard skin covering. She wears a rose and magenta colored dress with blue sash. She holds a sketch of a statue on her knee and the statue sits on a marble slab with roses and bowl. The marble support is a white marble lion. She is seen against a white marble background. Unsigned. Housed in an antique gesso decorated wide frame with gilt liner. Canvas having a Winsor & Newton’s, London canvas stamp and there is a date on the canvas “1910”. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93092 (5,000-10,000)

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592

F.M. (British School) MOUNTED FOR THE HUNT. Oil on canvas scene shows a well dressed gentleman with red coat and black hat atop a white horse. They are seen on a curving dirt road with rock wall, gate, trees and bushes under a cloud and blue sky. Signed lower left with conjoined initials and dated “’84”. Housed in a fine gesso decorated gilt frame with burl wood and gilt liner. SIZE: 25″ x 31″. CONDITION: Relined, very good. 9-92720 (5,000-8,000)

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593

GUSTAVO FOPPIANI (Italian, 1925-1986) “SOLE AZZURRO SULLA CITTA ALGERINA” (Sun and blue sky over the city of Algerina). Mixed media on wood panel shows a modernist scene of a black sun in a light blue sky over a modernist cityscape. Housed in a silver gilt wood frame. Signed “G. Foppiani 58” lower left. Also signed and titled on reverse having a Country Art Gallery, Long Island label. Also having an owner’s identification label “Mrs. Charles Payson”. SIZE: 13-1/2″ x 39-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92928 (3,000-5,000)

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594

GUSTAVO FOPPIANI (Italian, 1925-1986) “CARRIAGE AND FIGURES”. Oil on wood panel modernist scene shows a figure behind a carriage in a market setting. Indicated on back that it may be an Ice Cream vendor. Signed bottom center “G. Foppiani”. Housed in a gilt wood frame with linen matte which is “as is”. There is a label on reverse with title and several other labels. SIZE: 17-1/4″ x 17-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92929 (3,000-5,000)

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595

GUSTAVO FOPPIANI (Italian, 1925-1986) “PERSONAGGI CHE PESCANO” (Figures fishing). Oil on wood panel scene shows two men in hip deep water. One spearing a fish while the other pouring liquid from a pitcher into the water. Signed upper right “G. Foppiani 66″. Housed in a linen and white painted wood liner. Signed and titled on reverse. SIZE: 19-1/2″ x 23-1/4”. CONDITION: Very good, surface dirt. 9-92930 (2,000-4,000)

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596

ANTONIO MANCINI (Italian, 1852-1930) SELF PORTRAIT. Oil on wood panel shows a shoulder length portrait of the artist. He is seen facing the viewer and wearing a black artist cap, black coat, white shirt and black bow tie. He is seen against a light blue background. Signed lower right “A. Mancini Roma”. Housed in a gilt oak molded wood frame. SIZE: 15″ x 11-1/2″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, very good. 9-92773 (4,500-6,500)

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597

PIETRO GABRINI (Italian, 1856-1926) THE CARD GAME. Oil on canvas scene shows a four-man card game around a wooden table in a tavern cellar. The four characters are a monk, a merchant, a vagabond traveler and a military man. There seems to be some discussion about the play of the cards. A young maiden looks on. Interior of the cellar having various casks and accessories. Signed lower right. Housed in its original molded wood frame. SIZE: 25-1/2″ x 39-1/2″. CONDITION: Some scrapes and small paint chips, generally in good condition. In need of cleaning and minor inpainting. 9-92253 (2,500-4,500)

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598

EUGENIO BENVENUTI (Italian, 1881-1959) DRYING THE NETS. Watercolor Venice scene shows a waterway with gondola and fishing boats, one with nets in air drying. The colorful sails are seen against a city backdrop with spires and domes. All under blue sky. Signed bottom right “E. Benvenuti”. Housed in a gilt antique frame with wide matte. SIZE: Sight: 6-1/4″ x 14″. CONDITION: Very light foxing line, otherwise very good. 9-92686 (700-900)

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599

HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (French, 1864-1901) “LA REVUE BLANCHE”. Lithograph printed in colors on two sheets on joined wove paper, 1895 with what appears to be full margins. The following words are found on the lithograph: “La Revue Blanche Bi-Mensuelle Leno 60 Cent. 12 Francs Par An 1 rue Laffitte Paris Charpentier et Fasquelle, Editeurs 11, rue de Grenelle”. Also on edge of bottom right “Imp. Edw. Ancourt. Paris”. Bottom left is circle monogram with “95” in green. Housed in a modern gilt wood frame with linen liner. The lithograph can be seen in its entirety and is mounted on a linen backing. Back of foam core backing has a label from the Obelisk Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts with title and artist. Also an Alon Gallery, Brookline, Massachusetts label. A copy of the original receipt from Obelisk Gallery dated May 4th, 1968. SIZE: 49-1/2″ h x 36″ w. PROVENANCE: From a fine southern Maine coastal home. CONDITION: Under close examination there appears to be several areas along the left border outside of the image that appears to have been restored cracks/tears and the left margin edge has paper restoration. Also, there are discolored adhesive marks and slight brown staining at edges. 9-92947 (17,500-22,500)

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600

HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (French, 1864-1901) “ARISTIDE BRUANT”. Unframed colored engraving showing a man with red scarf against a yellow and blue background. Pencil identified on bottom right “de Toulouse-Lautrec”. Pencil no. 208 of 500. Pencil titled on bottom margin. Top margin marked in plate “Copyright by Musee d’Albi, France”. SIZE: 16-1/2″ x 12-3/4″. CONDITION: Some light stains on right margin, otherwise very good with strong colors. 9-92979 (1,000-2,000)

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601

HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (French, 1864-1901) “REINE DE JOIE”. Unframed colored engraving showing a man at a dinner table being kissed by a woman. Vibrant colors. Pencil identified on bottom right “de Toulouse-Lautrec”. Pencil no. 104 of 500. Pencil titled on bottom margin. Top margin marked in plate “Copyright by Musee d’Albi, France”. SIZE: 16-1/2″ x 12-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92980 (1,000-2,000)

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602

HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (French, 1864-1901) “LA JULIEN”. Unframed colored engraving showing a woman with red hair, side view. Pencil identified on bottom right “de Toulouse-Lautrec”. Pencil no. 261 of 500. Pencil titled on bottom margin. Top margin marked in plate “Copyright by Musee d’Albi, France”. SIZE: 16-1/2″ X 12-3/4″. CONDITION: Light water stains on right margin, otherwise good. 9-92981 (500-1,000)

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603

HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (French, 1864-1901) “MADEMOISELLE MARCELLE LENDER”. Unframed colored engraving showing woman in fancy dress. Pencil identified on bottom right “de Toulouse-Lautrec”. Pencil no. 203 of 500. Pencil titled on bottom margin. Top margin marked in plate “Copyright by Musee d’Albi, France”. SIZE: 16-1/2″ x 12-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92982 (500-1,000)

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604

JEAN CHARLES CAZIN (French, 1841-1901) “LA CHARRETTE”. Oil on wood panel landscape scene shows a figure in cart riding away from viewer on a dirt path. A figure is seen under large grove of trees on left side. A figure and two cows are seen under a grove of trees. All under a colorful cloudy sky. Signed lower right “JC Cazin”. An old exhibit or sale entry is taped to reverse with title and artist. Also indicating it is from the collection of Marmol Fraga. Housed in a copper colored gesso decorated antique frame. SIZE: 16-1/2″ x 21-1/2″. CONDITION: Slight bow in panel, otherwise very good. 9-92784 (4,000-5,000)

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605

THEODORE ROUSSEAU (French, 1812-1867) SAILING OFF THE LOWLANDS. Oil on canvas scene shows two sailboats in calm water with low coastal foreground with small beach. Hills are seen in the distance under a white and gray cloud sky with bright spots. Signed lower left “Th. Rousseau”. Housed in a magnificent gesso decorated frame. Frame retaining a Holland Art Galleries New York label. Also a Preyer & Co., New York label. NOTE: We have been told that Michel Schulman has seen the painting about five years ago but to our knowledge a letter has not been written. We are also told that this painting was exhibited at Salander-Reilly Gallery. SIZE: 10-1/2″ x 18″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, very good. 9-92623 (20,000-30,000)

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606

ADOLPHE MONTICELLI (French, 1824-1886) GARDEN PARTY. Oil on wood panel scene shows several finely dressed women in an outdoor terrace setting. A dog is seen at center between the ladies. Signed lower left. Housed in a period gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 8″ x 12-3/4″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, masking varnish. Very good. 9-93041 (4,000-6,000)

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607

MARCEL DYF (French, 1899-1987) ICE CREAM VENDOR. Unsigned oil on canvas scene shows an ice cream cart with yellow umbrella and signed “Glace”. Attended by an older man while younger boy stands beside. All encompassed in a street scene. Housed in a fine beaded gilt modern frame. SIZE: 36″ x 28″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92019 (3,000-5,000)

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608

PAUL JEAN BAPTISTE LAZERGES (French, 1845-1902) THE DESERT CARAVAN. Oil on canvas middle eastern scene shows a camel caravan traveling right to left across a baren desert. Several caravans with colorful saddle bags stride under bright blue skies with dust being kicked up by the lead group. Three men in traditional Arab costume hold guns at the ready. Signed lower left “Paul Lazerges”. Housed in what appears to be its original gesso decorated gilt frame behind glass. SIZE: 12-1/4″ x 20-3/4″. CONDITION: Very dirty, appears to be untouched. 9-92648 (15,000-25,000)

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609

JAMES BRADE SWORD (American, 1839-1915) THE RESTFUL SMOKE. Fine Orientalist oil on canvas scene shows a man in red Middle Eastern attire including a white turban. He smokes from a very long pipe and has a mandolin type instrument resting on the step that he sits on. Two dogs sit beside him. Sunlight from the top left corner cascades on the wall behind. Signed lower left “JB Sword”. Housed in what probably is its original gesso decorated gilt frame which has some losses. SIZE: 18″ x 14″. CONDITION: Relined, very good with minor inpainting. 9-92654 (8,000-12,000)

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610

UNSIGNED (Early 20th Century) “LONE ARAB ON HORSEBACK”. Oil on board scene shows an Arab man in traditional dress having a long rifle seated on a white horse in a grass and water covered landscape. Housed in a fine carved and gilt replacement frame. Titled on reverse in pencil. SIZE: 9-3/4″ x 8″. CONDITION: Inpainting, slight bow to board. Good. 9-92650 (1,000-1,500)

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611

SIGNED (Early 20th Century) CROSSING IN FRONT OF THE PYRAMIDS. Gouache scene shows three Bedouin’s on camels cross a colorful desert having groups of palm trees in front of three large pyramids all under a light blue sky. Signed indistinctly bottom right which appears to be “A. Mare_ltine”. Housed in its original molded wood frame with off-white matte. SIZE: Sight: 11″ x 18-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good, matte with discoloration. 9-92645 (800-1,200)

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612

UNSIGNED (19th/20th Century) THE OLD PERSIAN. Watercolor portrait of a man in Arab dress wearing a purple robe with blue striped shirt. He stands holding a long pipe next to a colorful wall. A tabaret table is beside him with tea service. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: Sight: 29-1/2″ x 13-1/2″. CONDITION: Evident fold line at center, otherwise very good. 9-92814 (600-800)

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613

E. JANEIRO (Late 20th Century) THE SULTAN’S COURT. Large oil on canvas contemporary painting shows a young Persian Sultan standing amongst a large group of people including women, elders and two men on horseback. They are outside in a Persian town area. A very colorful and decorative scene. Signed lower left. Housed in a decorative copper gilt and stained wood frame. SIZE: 36″ x 48″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92953 (400-600)

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614

VIRGILIO TOJETTI (American/Italian, 1851-1901) PARISIAN FLOWER GIRL. Oil on canvas outdoor scene shows a well dressed young woman in pink satin gown with lace top and matching bonnet. She has gathered flowers which she holds in her dress. She has long black hair and wears black lace fingerless gloves. She has a wooded forest behind her and wild flower foreground. Signed middle left “V. Tojetti Paris”. Housed in what appears to be its original gilt gesso decorated frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 25-1/2″ x 19-1/4″. CONDITION: Relined, restored with inpainting. Very good. 9-92318 (5,000-8,000)

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615

WILLIAM HENRY SNYDER (American, 1829-1910) MENDING CHORES. Oil on canvas interior scene shows a woman mending a piece of white cloth. She sits in a plank seat Windsor chair next to a Sheraton table covered with green cloth. Her sewing box open with thread and material. Her feet are propped up on a colorful box and the room accessories include a wooden blue pail, iron andiron, fireplace with fire, splint basket with colorful rags, a shelf with salt box and pottery pitcher and a large stirring spoon hung on the wall. Signed lower left “W H Snyder 85″. Housed in a magnificent deep and wide gilt gesso decorated frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 18″ x 14”. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Craquelure, inpainting, otherwise good. 9-92958 (1,000-2,000)

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616

DE SCOTT EVANS (American, 1847-1898) BY THE LIGHT. Unsigned oil on mahogany panel interior scene shows a finely dressed woman seated at a sewing table with oil lamp having multi-colored shade. Sewing accessories are spread throughout the table along with her fancy blue hat. She has picked a spool of thread and has unwound it and is breaking the measured thread by her teeth. Red, white and blue cloth ribbons are seen on table. Housed in a fine period gesso decorated gilt frame with outer stained wood frame and gold liner. SIZE: 24-1/2″ x 17″. CONDITION: Uneven masking varnish, otherwise very good. 9-92815 (6,000-8,000)

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617

JEALKY? (Early 19th Century) THE BOUTONNIERE. Oil on canvas interior scene shows a young boy with blonde hair standing wearing a dark blue outfit with white lace collar and red shoes. His hand rests on a three-legged stand which has pink flowers and several other objects. He holds what appears to be a boutonnière which he may be filling with the red flowers. A French style rush seat chair is to his right with his fancy cap on the seat. His dog looks up from the foreground. The background shows a large 16-pane window which overseas a landscape with buildings and trees and a green curtain is pulled back. Signed lower left “CC 25 Octobre 1821” with an illegible signature that appears to be “Jealky”. Housed in a replacement modern gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 24-1/2″ x 19″. CONDITION: Relined, restored with inpainting. Very good. 9-92785 (1,400-1,800)

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618

ANNA ELIZABETH KLUMPKE (American, 1856-1942) THE SPINNING WHEEL. Oil on canvas scene shows a young woman in French country attire spinning yarn on a small spinning wheel. She leans against a window ledge which has a plant and window beside. Sun shines through the window and reflects on her white shirt. Signed lower left “Anna E. Klumpke”. Housed in a gold molded wood frame. SIZE: 17″ x 14″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91232 (1,500-2,500)

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619

BRUNO CARUSO (Italian, 1927-) GIRL AT WINDOW Watercolor interior scene shows a young girl in red dress peering out of a window leaning on the sill up on her tiptoes. Signed lower left. Housed in a pink washed wood frame with white mat. SIZE: Sight: 15″ x 10″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-90662 (1,000-1,500)

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620

HELEN DAVIDSON (Early 20th Century) ALGERIAN WOMAN. Pastel on canvas half portrait shows a black woman in pink and gold outfit including headdress. She wears decorative silver and gold necklaces. Signed lower left “Helen Davidson Algiers 1925″. Housed in its original carved and partially gilt wood frame. Back retaining a J. Cardin Alger label. SIZE: Sight: 21″ x 17-1/4”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92775 (800-1,200)

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621

UNSIGNED (American/British School, Mid 19th Century) ALLEGORICAL SCENE. Oil on canvas interior scene showing “Kora, the Virgin of Corinth, also known as Callirhoe, who is seeing her beloved’s profile cast upon the wall the firelight, seized a spent coal and drew an outline around him” as stated on back. Scene shows a warrior lying on a daybed being tended to by a young maiden. A lute and armor are seen beside. Housed in what is probably its original antique birdseye frame. SIZE: 17” x 21”. PROVENANCE: Out of a private Boston, MA area home, originally found in CT. CONDITION: Craquelure, good. 9-73330 (500-1,000)

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622

C. A. TENAGLIA (First half of the 20th Century) EVENING TEA. Oil on board scene shows two women seated at a table sipping tea. Two gentleman stand beside with a butler just off the table. They appear to be on an outside porch having large white pillars. Signed lower right and dated “1934”. Housed in a gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: Sight: 22-3/4″ x 17-1/4″. CONDITION: Good. 9-92802 (400-600)

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623

MIRIAM R. FRASCH (American, Mid 20th Century) THE ARRANGEMENT. Unframed oil on canvas interior scene shows a woman looking to her side with hand on hair. She has paused which making flower arrangements. Signed lower left “Miriam F.”. SIZE: 25″ x 16″. CONDITION: Good. 9-92034 (300-500)

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624

EVA G SIMARD (American, 20th Century) APPLE TOSS. Oil on canvas scene shows a Classical scene with man in red robe throwing an apple to a woman in white gown. They stand atop a white stepped palace which overlooks water and mountains. Signed lower right. Housed in its original gilt decorated frame. SIZE: 20″ x 32″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92955 (300-500)

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625

I. J. TURLYGIN (Russian, 20th Century) THE SLEIGH RIDE. Authorized copy of the famous Boris Kustodiev (Russian, 1878-1927) painting. Large oil on canvas winter scene shows a snow draped cityscape with a small carnival and people on sleighs and sledding. Colorful sky with flocks of birds is over a city with colorful churches. Unsigned front but appears to be signed, dated and inscribed on reverse of canvas in Russian. Housed in a modern molded wood stained frame. This painting is an authorized copy of the work approved by the Tretyuakov Gallery, Moscow State Museum, “approved for release to dignitaries”. This painting was painted in the 1980’s and the back carries Moscow Authentication stamps. SIZE: 25-1/2″ x 51-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92614 (1,200-1,800)

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626

I. J. TURLYGIN (Russian, 20th Century) TOASTING WITH THE TEA. Authorized copy of the famous Boris Kustodiev (Russian, 1878-1927) painting. Large oil on canvas interior scene shows a group of seven coachmen all in blue robes meeting at their favorite spot, taking a break and sipping tea. The tea house is busy serving tea in a red interior decorated with birdcages, painting and well stocked shelves. Unsigned front but back of canvas with inscription in Russian. Housed in a gilt reeded wood frame. This painting is an authorized copy of the work approved by the Tretyuakov Gallery, Moscow State Museum, “approved for release to dignitaries”. This painting was painted in the 1980’s and the back carries Moscow Authentication stamps. SIZE: 39-1/2″ x 51-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92615 (1,200-1,800)

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627

I. J. TURLYGIN (Russian, 20th Century) CHURCH DAY. Authorized copy of the famous Boris Kustodiev (Russian, 1878-1927) painting. Large oil on canvas scene shows a summer day in a town landscape with five well dressed people in the foreground and buildings and people elsewhere. Unsigned front but inscription, signature and date are on back of canvas. Housed in a stained molded wood frame with gold bead liner. This painting is an authorized copy of the work approved by the Tretyuakov Gallery, Moscow State Museum, “approved for release to dignitaries”. This painting was painted in the 1980’s and the back carries Moscow Authentication stamps. SIZE: 47-1/2″ x 57-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92616 (1,200-1,800)

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628

I. J. TURLYGIN (Russian, 20th Century) “MERCHANT’S WIFE”. Authorized copy of the famous Boris Kustodiev (Russian, 1878-1927) painting. Large oil on canvas scene shows a woman seated on a balcony overlooking a city under blue and white cloud sky. A table is set in the foreground with fruit and breads. A large samovar with teapot is on left and a cat stands on the railing eying the delicacies. Housed in a molded wood frame with gold bead liner. Unsigned front but inscribed on back of canvas in Russian. REFERENCE: Illustrated on the front dust cover of the American translation of “Boris Kustodiev Paintings, Graphic Works, Book Illustrations, Theatrical Designs” by Harry N. Abrams, Publisher. Book chronicles and illustrates his art in Russia before, during and after the Revolution. This painting is an authorized copy of the work approved by the Tretyuakov Gallery, Moscow State Museum, “approved for release to dignitaries”. This painting was painted in the 1980’s and the back carries Moscow Authentication stamps. Lot includes and aforementioned book, also a First Day Issue envelope from the 100th Anniversary with envelope and stamp illustrating this painting along with five other covers. SIZE: 39-1/2″ x 39-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, right edge having light scrape. 9-92617 (1,200-1,800)

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629

FELIX VARLA (Russian/French, 1903-) THE HAY HARVEST. Oil on canvas scene shows a man in green and a woman in blue bundling hay. Signed lower left “Varla”. Housed in what appears to be its original partial gilt carved wood frame with linen and gold liner (stained). Attached to stretcher is a “Galerie Drouan-David Paris” label. SIZE: 15″ x 18″. CONDITION: Minor spot inpainting, very good. 9-92793 (1,200-1,500)

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630

SIGNED (Russian, Mid 20th Century) THREE SMALL WORKS. 1) Signed in Cyrillic bottom right and dated “1962”. Oil on board landscape scene shows trees, water and fields. Housed in a burl wood frame. 2) Signed lower left in Cyrillic and dated “1967”. Oil on board still life scene shows two vases of daisy’s on a red rug/mat on a table. Housed in a gilt wood frame. 3) “After Rain, Leningrad 1989″. Oil on board scene shows a cityscape with steeples, building and puddles. Unsigned front but having some information regarding title and artist on back. Housed in a white painted wood frame. SIZE: 1) 8″ x 12″. 2) 11-1/2″ x 9-1/4″. 3) 10-1/2″ x 6-1/2”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92927 (800-1,200)

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631

DAVID DAVIDOVICH BURLIUK (American, 1882-1967)”APPROACH OF SPING” (Spring). Oil on wood panel shows a square in different colors, the center being red. It is surrounded by blue and yellow dashes. Titled on lower left and it is signed lower right “Burliuk 1907″ (1907 is the date in which the original painting was created). Housed in what appears to be its original wood frame which has a painted silver inner border. We believe this frame to be hand made by Burliuk. SIZE: 16-1/2″ x 15”. PROVENANCE: From the artist Sterling Boyd Strauser’s (American, 1907-1995) Collection (close friend of the artist). We believe this example is a recreation by Burliuk of a painting that was confiscated by the Russian Government in 1907. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92805 (5,000-7,000)

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632

ROBERT LEE ESKRIDGE (American, 1891-1975) NIGHT. Oil on canvas Reno, Nevada nighttime scene shows a colorful depiction of the street with figures walking amongst the bright lights. Signed “Eskridge” lower right. Housed in a blue painted wood frame. There is a label from the 53rd Annual Exhibition of Northwest Artists, 1967 attached to reverse of canvas. Also written on edge of stretcher “Hano Hano Hano Lei” by R. Eskridge 457 Seaside Ave.” Accompanying the painting are two letters regarding this painting. SIZE: 28″ h x 22″ w. CONDITION: Three small chips of inpainting, otherwise very good. 9-93052 (4,000-6,000)

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633

JUAN BATTLE PLANAS (Argentine, 1911-1966) MODERN ABSTRACT. Watercolor paper collage in abstract form with geometric shapes in colors. Signed lower left “J. Battle Planas”. Composition has watercolor paper overlays. Mounted between two pieces of glass and free floats in a French style partial gilt decorated frame. SIZE: 8-1/4″ x 4-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92789 (2,000-3,000)

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634

WILLIAM EMILE SCHUMACHER (American/French, 1870-1931) THE THREE FLOWERS. Oil on canvas modernist scene shows three figures behind a yellow vase with three flowers. Pastel colors in background. Signed lower left “Schumacher W.E.” and what appears to be “1925”. Housed in a fine gilt molded wood reproduction frame. SIZE: 30″ x 25″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92796 (2,000-3,000)

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635

CHARLES GREEN SHAW (American, 1892-1974) PLAYING CARD MONTAGE. A framed collage of four 18th Century French playing cards and four ivory gaming pieces. They are centered on a bronze round metal dated 1897. All pieces are backed to a red felt-like fabric. Housed in a ebonized and gilt wood frame having an original label on back “Montage by Shaw”, a number sticker at top of frame “386”. A pamphlet titled “Montages by Charles Shaw: An Exhibition at Washburn Gallery New York”, dated 1976 accompanies the lot. A similar example is pictured and this may have been in that exhibit. SIZE: Overall 17-1/2″ x 14-1/2″. SIGHT: 15-1/4″ x 12-1/2″. CONDITION: There is a small “L” shaped tear in backing fabric, otherwise good. 9-92023 (1,500-2,000)

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636

RENE-CHARLES ACHT (Swiss, 1920-) ABSTRACT IN BLUE, WHITE AND RED. Large oil on canvas shows abstract shapes in different colors. Signed lower left and dated “58”, also signed on reverse. Housed in a simple wood frame which is “as is”. SIZE: 43″ x 39-1/4″. CONDITION: Loose from stretcher, surface dirt, otherwise good. 9-92066 (1,000-2,000)

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Correction: Should indicate a 1″ slit in canvas.

JOE JONES (American, 20th Century) TWO WORKS: “STUDIO WORKS 1 AND 2”. Studio Work 1: Unframed oil on canvas showing a tipped over rocking chair with oil can, cast iron teapot, plate and yellow and red material. Signed lower left “Joe Jones”, having a label on reverse indicating title and Circa 1950. Studio Work 2: Unframed oil on masonite abstract scene shows a clock amongst geometric shapes. Signed lower left and having a label on reverse indicating title and Circa 1950. SIZE: 1) 24″ x 18″. 2) 28″ x 16″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93061 (800-1,200)

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638

ATTRIBUTED TO PRESTON DICKINSON (American, 1891-1930) MODERNIST LANDSCAPE. Unsigned and unframed watercolor on paper mounted on board scene shows a watercolored sketch of a landscape scene with barns, trees and hill. SIZE: Overall: 12-3/4″ x 16-1/2″. Paper: 8″ x 13″. CONDITION: Laid down and once framed to an 8″ x 11-1/2″ size which shows toning. Matte has one corner missing which does not effect the watercolor. 9-92599 (600-800)

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639

PAULINE LENNARDS PALMER (American, 1867-1938) WOMAN IN A BLUE SUIT. Fine oil on canvas half portrait of a woman seated in a red chair with one arm resting on back of chair. She faces the viewer and she is wearing a blue jacket with matching dress. Signed bottom right “Pauline Palmer”. Housed in a gilt and black decorated frame. SIZE: 32-1/4″ x 26-1/4″. CONDITION: Minor inpainting, very good. 9-93062 (5,000-7,000)

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640

PAULINE LENNARDS PALMER (American, 1867-1938) BACK YARD LANE. Oil on canvas summer landscape shows a house with fence having a dirt lane beside. Blue sky can be seen through a tree canopy. Signed lower left Pauline Palmer. Housed in an outstanding carved and gilt wide frame with gilt name plaque. SIZE: 16″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92690 (3,000-5,000)

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641

DOROTHEA M. LITZINGER (American, 1889-1925) DOGWOOD. Large oil on canvas still life shows a decorated bowl filled with blossoming dogwood branches in front of a painting of a Madonna and child. Signed upper left “Litzinger”. Housed in a period gesso decorated gilt frame with losses. SIZE: 50″ x 40″. CONDITION: Surface dirt, 8″ tear at center which has masking tape repair to back. Otherwise good. 9-92876 (1,500-2,500)

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642

C. A. LUDLOW (American, 19th Century) COLLECTION OF NINETEEN WATERCOLORS. Collection includes three 18-1/2″ x 15″ black and white watercolors titled “Rain”, “Sunshine ” and “Eurydice”. They are all signed and dated with “New York” 1) “July 1805” showing a girl with a dog, 2) “Nov. 1805” showing a girl with a cat and 3) “February 1806″ showing a woman with snake and tree. Also a 15″ x 19-1/2” colored watercolor titled “The Fern Cutters Child” with girl and dog on a hillside. Signed, also New York May 1806. Others include “View Near Limbourg” dated 1802; “View at Newtown Isle of Wight” dated 1802; Unsigned landscape dated 1802; “View Near Southampton” dated 1802; “Hornsey House” dated 1802; Unsigned and undated of a house and landscape; “Orestone Passage Plymouth” dated 1802; “View Near Gloucester” dated 1802; three other landscapes and four portraits of women titled “Tragedy”, “Perdita”, “Meditation” and “Comedy”, all dated 1805. All unframed, housed in a portfolio case. SIZE: Sizes vary. CONDITION: Generally very good. 9-92804 (4,000-6,000)

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643

ATTRIBUTED TO THOMAS COLE (American, 1801-1848) CROSSING THE STONE BRIDGE. Unsigned oval oil on board scene shows a man leading another man on horse across an arched stone bridge which crosses a small river with tree lined banks. A tall mountain is the backdrop under gray and white sky. Board is glued to a period matte and housed in an Eastlake antique frame. SIZE: 20-1/2″ x 17-1/4″. CONDITION: Some restoration with inpainting, generally very good. 9-93060 (3,000-5,000)

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ATTRIBUTED TO GUSTAVE COURBET (American, 1819-1877) ADMIRING FROM A DISTANCE. Oil on canvas scene shows a mother and daughter walking along a path while a man hides behind a tree spying on the oncoming girls. A house is seen in the distance under blue and white sky and scattered trees on the green grass field. Signed “Courbet” lower left. Housed in a ebonized frame with gilt gesso decorated having a brown velvet shaped matte. SIZE: 16″ x 15″. CONDITION: One small patch to reverse with minor inpainting, otherwise good. 9-92040 (1,000-1,500)

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645

FREDERICK R. WAGNER (American, 1864-1940) BONFIRE GATHERING. Nighttime watercolor scene shows a number of people around a bonfire under large trees. Signed twice lower left “F. Wagner”. Housed in a silvered gilt molded wood replacement frame with linen matte with wood artist frame and behind glass. SIZE: Sight: 14-1/2″ x 18-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92678 (800-1,200)

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646

CHARLES BASKERVILLE JR. (American, 1896-1994) TIGER’S FRIEND. Watercolor scene shows a large tiger standing next to a seated figure with red hair. Green leaves are in the background. Signed in pencil bottom right “Baskerville”. Housed in a gilt wood frame with naturalistic mattes. A label from Jean’s Framing Shop, Palm Beach , Florida is attached to back along with a Palm Beach Galleries exhibit document for a show. SIZE: Sight: 10-1/2″ x 13″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93018 (500-1,000)

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647

CORDRAY SIMMONS (American, 1888-) RINGLING’S BARNS. Oil on masonite scene shows two large red barns with elephant having a chain leash attached to the ground and two men. A mother, father and child are outside fence looking in. Signed lower right. Housed in a gilt oak wood frame having an “A.W. Harris Stamford, CT” label. SIZE: 24″ x 30″. CONDITION: Minor spot inpainting, very good. 9-92791 (3,500-5,000)

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648

ERNEST STOCK (American, 20th Century) “HORSE AND MONKEY”. Oil on board circus scene shows a dressed up monkey riding a white circus horse with fancy saddle and bridle. Signed lower right. Housed in a silver gilt wood frame. Titled and signed on reverse. SIZE: 34-1/2″ x 27″. CONDITION: Minor inpainting, very good. 9-93069 (1,400-1,800)

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649

REYNOLDS BEAL (American, 1867-1951) SETTING UP THE CIRCUS. Mixed media scene shows a tent being setup by several men, an elephant is rehearsing its tricks with other circus performers getting ready. The Big Top is seen with large pictorial stage drop. Signed lower right and dated “1932”. Housed in a fine gilt molded wood replacement frame with inner linen matte and gold liner having a label from the Guido Frame Studio, Boston. SIZE: Sight: 14-1/4″ x 18″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92754 (5,000-7,500)

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650

REYNOLDS BEAL (American, 1867-1951) “DOWNEY BROS. CIRCUS, 1939”. Mixed media circus scene shows four elephants with people gathered around. The Big Top with flags can be seen behind with circus wagon. Signed lower left in pencil, titled and dated. Housed in a fine gilt molded wood reproduction frame with linen matte and inner gold liner behind glass. SIZE: Sight: 12-1/2″ x 15″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92753 (4,500-6,500)

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651

REYNOLDS BEAL (American, 1867-1951) THE CIRCUS PARADE. Mixed media outdoor scene shows a small parade of circus performers on horseback, men with banners and four elephants. They are seen in front of several big tops flying flags. Signed lower right “Reynolds Beal 1936″. Housed in a fine gilt frame with inner linen matte and gold liner. Guido Frame label attached to reverse. SIZE: Sight: 10-1/2″ x 13-1/2”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92740 (3,000-5,000)

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652

REYNOLDS BEAL (American, 1867-1951) “GLOUCESTER 1948”. Watercolor scene shows Gloucester Harbor with boats, docks and buildings. Unsigned. Pencil inscribed upper left “Gloucester, 1948″. Mounted on white board and housed in gilt modern frame with highlighted white matte. SIZE: 10″ x 14”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92757 (2,000-2,500)

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653

ALAN HORTON CRANE (American, 1901-1969) THREE BULL FIGHTING WATERCOLOR SCENES. 1) Shows the matador with bull in front of a large crowd. Signed lower right and dated “1941”. 2) Shows the matador with cape and bull in front of crowd with another bull fighter present. Signed lower left, circa 1940. 3) Unsigned watercolor shows a matador with cape and bull. All housed in matching modern gilt frames with white matte. SIZE: 1) 14″ x 20″. 2) 14″ x 19″. 3) 17-1/2″ x 12-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92851 (1,500-2,500)

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654

ROBERT RIGGS (American, 1896-1970) “ON THE LOT”. Bassham 27. Circa 1932-33. Unknown edition. Pencil signed lithograph shows a circus area outside the Big Top with several performers. Signed in the plate. Also pencil signed lower right and titled in pencil lower left. Hinge mounted in a white matte. SIZE: Paper: 16″ x 23″. CONDITION: Very slight toning, very good. 9-92850 (2,500-3,500)

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655

ROBERT RIGGS (American, 1896-1970) “ON THE ROPES”. Lithograph shows a fighter pummeling another boxer who is boxed into a corner. The crowd cheers on for victory. Signed in pencil bottom right. Titled bottom left and No. 21 our of an edition of 50. Bassham 27. Circa 1932. SIZE: Sight: 15-1/2″ x 20″. Image: 14-3/4″ x 19-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down. Not examined out of frame. 9-92848 (4,000-6,000)

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656

ROBERT RIGGS (American, 1896-1970) “OUT”. Lithograph scene shows a fighter triumphant over another who is grasping on to sturdy his collapsed knees. The referee has called him “out”. Signed in pencil bottom right and titled bottom left. REFERENCE: Bassham 28, Edition about 50. Circa 1932. Housed in a black modern frame with white matte. SIZE: Sight: 13-1/4″ x 16-3/4″. Image: 13″ x 16-1/4″. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down, not examined out of frame. 9-92849 (3,500-5,000)

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657

BENTON MURDOCH SPRUANCE (American, 1904-1967) “SPINNER PLAY”. Lithograph scene shows a football game running a play. Pencil signed bottom right and dated “34”. Pencil numbered “6/50″ bottom left. Fine & Looney 106. Housed in a partial gilt molded wood frame with white matte. SIZE: Sight: 14-1/2″ x 19″. Image: 14″ x 18-1/2”. CONDITION: Very good, not laid down. Not examined out of frame. 9-92852 (6,000-8,000)

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658

BENTON MURDOCH SPRUANCE (American, 1904-1967) “VENUS AWAKE”. Fine & Looney 250, Edition of 35. Lithograph on paper scene shows a nude woman being tickled by a putti. A figure is seen in background with artist pallet painting. Pencil signed “Spruance 46”. Pencil titled and “Ed 35″. Hinge mounted in a white matte. SIZE: Image: 17-1/4″ x 13-1/4″. Paper: 23-3/4″ x 18-3/4”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92853 (900-1,200)

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659

MARGUERITE THOMPSON ZORACH (American, 1887-1968) NUDE SKETCH. Unframed charcoal sketch of a seated nude on brown paper. Signed “M. Zorach” bottom right. SIZE: 22-1/4″ x 15-1/4″. CONDITION: One edge with roughness, generally good. 9-92887 (500-1,000)

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660

HENRY VARNUM POOR (American, 1888-1970) “NUDE ON THE ROOF”. Oil on canvas laid on panel shows a nude woman lying on a white blanket on a roof with red railing. Signed lower left “H V Poor” and signed and titled on reverse. Housed in a decorative gilt frame with linen liner. SIZE: 19-1/2″ x 16″. CONDITION: Right corner has some flaking and along right edge, otherwise very good. 9-92020 (800-1,200)

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661

GEORGE GROSZ (American 1893-1959) “DR. X UND FRAY”. Oil on canvas interior scene shows a woman in bed with her dress pulled up and an older doctor listening to her heart. A vase of flowers is next to the bed and the room is well appointed. Signed lower left “Grosz” and title on back of canvas. Housed in a modern gilt frame. SIZE: 16” x 20”. CONDITION: Three small patches with corresponding inpainting. One small spot in wall. Otherwise good. 9-90283 (1,000-1,500)

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662

SIGNED (American, 20th Century) “STUDIO STUDY”. Gouache black and gray figural study signed lower right with what appears to be Durtik and dated “65”. Housed in a silver gilt frame with linen liner. SIZE: Sight: 33″ x 22″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91479 (400-800)

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663

EMILE BAES (Belgian, 1879-1954) NUDE AT THE WINDOW. Large oil on canvas interior scene shows a nude woman looking out a window at a lush green landscape. The interior set with a French armchair, a side console table with framed photographs and oval mirror. Signed upper right “Emile Baes”. Housed in an art nouveau period gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 47-1/2″ x 31-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92762 (4,500-6,500)

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664

ATTRIBUTED TO HENRY MANGUIN (French, 1874-1949) NUDE. Pastel sketch of a nude woman with white flowers in the background. A nice study with shadows and light. Dry mounted on a brown paper back. Signed lower right. Housed in an antique gesso decorated frame. SIZE: 9″ x 8″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92058 (600-800)

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665

F. BOUCHER (French) THE COURTSHIP. Watercolor on paper outdoor scene shows a man and woman seated next to each other on a sofa with a classical landscape behind with trees and ruins. Signed lower left “F. Boucher 1761″. Housed in a fine gesso decorated gilt French frame. SIZE: 5-3/4″ x 4-1/4”. CONDITION: Examined out of frame. Generally good with all over fine craquelure and teeny cracks which show white. 9-90683 (400-600)

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666

BASILE BRYAN (ECUADOR, 20th Century) “THREE IS A FAMILY” WITH ORIGINAL SKETCH. Outstanding large oil on masonite scene shows a woman with infant and child. They sit on a cobblestone road and step with two containers of fruit. The child and mother are dressed in colorful South American clothes. Signed lower right “Basile Bryan”. Housed in a black partial gilt frame with linen and gold liner. An original label affixed to reverse with title, artist and dated “1974”. Original sketch is included with the painting which is also signed and described on back. Housed in a partial gilt and black frame with linen matte (glass with crack). SIZE: 24″ x 36″. Sketch: Sight: 12″ x 18-1/2″. CONDITION: Both are very good. 9-92751 (6,000-10,000)

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667

DURVAL PEREIRA (Brazilian, 1924-1995) WORKING THE NETS. Large oil on canvas scene shows three men working on a fishing boat in a small harbor area under bright moonlight. Signed lower right and dated “78”. Housed in a partial gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 30″ x 40″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92613 (800-1,200)

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668

BERND GAGEL (European, 1940-) SUMMER COTTAGE. Oil on canvas summer scene shows a thatched roof stucco farmhouse next to water with dirt road lined by tall trees. A woman feeds chicken next to log pile and a water trough is being filled by flowing pipe. Signed lower right. Housed in its original bronzed gilt fancy frame with black velvet and wood liner. A certificate of authenticity from the Austin Galleries dated 7-1-83 and biographical information is included with the painting. SIZE: 40″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-91140 (400-800)

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669

LOUIS S M PRINCE (First half of the 20th Century) AN ENGLISH FAIR. Watercolor scene shows a large fair with pavilions, tents and grandstand. A large crowd of people is seen centered around an area surrounded by flags. Signed lower right “LSM Prince 1926″. Housed in a thin gilt molded wood frame having double matte with line highlights. SIZE: 10″ x 14”. CONDITION: Good. 9-92792 (500-1,000)

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670

JOEL OWEN (British, 20th Century) SUNSET ON THE HIGHLANDS. Oil on canvas scene shows tall peaks being bathed by setting sunlight. A small Alpine brook runs through rocks in foreground. Signed lower left and possibly dated. Housed in a replacement gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 8″ x 16″. CONDITION: Fine craquelure, some inpainting, good. 9-91581 (400-600)

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671

JOSEPH LANGSDALE PICKERING (British, 1845-1912) THE PATIENT FISHERMAN. Oil on canvas woodland stream scene shows a fisherman with rod, line and bobber fishing in a winding stream through opening in thick woods. Signed lower left “JL Pickring”. We are not sure why the absent “e” in his name. Housed in its original frame which has been gold painted and is “as is”. SIZE: 17″ x 24″. CONDITION: Some inpainting to edges, generally very good. 9-92611 (800-1,200)

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672

FRANZ EMILE KRAUSE (Germany, 1873) FISHERMAN OF BRITENIA. Oil on canvas scene shows a coastal scene with fishing boats along a cliff side shore. Several figures are loading large nets and kegs onto a wagon. Signed lower left “F. Krause”. Housed in a modern gilt frame. An old artist plaque is affixes to reverse. SIZE: 22″ x 36″. PROVENANCE: From a fine Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Surface dirt, craquelure, otherwise good. 9-92956 (600-800)

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673

C.L. PIERREFORT? (French, 19th/20th Century) SUNSET FISHING. Oil on canvas scene shows a man in a small pond fishing under three large trees with a colorful sunset. Signed lower left with what appears to be “C L Pierrefort”. Housed in a 19th Century gilt gesso decorated frame liner. SIZE: 10″ x 13″. CONDITION: Two small holes, craquelure with chipping on bottom border. Fair to good. 9-92597 (350-450)

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674

GEORGE BERTRAND MITCHELL (American, 1872-1966) FISHING THE DOCKS. Large oil on canvas scene shows three fisherman in two rowboats netting fish next to a tall wharf. A large expanse of calm blue ocean is seen under blue and white cloud sky. Signed lower left “G B Mitchell”. Housed in a modern gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 36″ x 36″. CONDITION: Relined, craquelure, repaired tear in cloud. Otherwise very good. 9-92669 (3,000-4,000)

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675

CLAYTON SUMNER PRICE (American, 1874-1950) MOONLIGHT PREPARATION. Unsigned oil on canvas shows a nighttime scene with bright moonlight reflecting off a harbor with sailboats in the background. Foreground has four boats which are moored alongside each other, the outline of figures are on board. Written on back of frame “Painted by C. S. Price”. Also having “BLFA” which may represent the Berkeley League of Fine Arts which this artist has exhibited at. Frame has a stamp from “H. E. Skidmore Picture Gallery, Medford, Oregon”. Housed in what appears to be its original painted molded wood frame. SIZE: 32″ x 30″. CONDITION: Scattered retouch, also the upper right sky section has been inpainting. Otherwise very good. 9-93049 (5,000-7,000)

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676

S. CAMBIER (First half of the 20th Century) SIDE BY SIDE. Oil on canvas scene shows two single mast fishing boats moored side by side with figures aboard. Signed lower left and dated with what appears to be “1930”. Housed in a distressed molded wood dark frame. SIZE: 32-1/2″ x 41″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92721 (1,500-2,500)

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677

GEORGE ANDERSON (American, 21st Century) “THE CATCH”. Colorful oil on canvas scene shows two fisherman with a boatload of fish approaching a dock with white schooner and white buildings. Titled and signed on reverse with date “2001”. Housed in a modern white painted frame. SIZE: 22″ x 22″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92701 (2,000-3,000)

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678

UNSIGNED (Chinese, 19th Century) COASTAL JUNK. Oil on board nautical scene shows a Chinese Junk sailing off the coast with other sailboats in distance. Junk has three sails and flies flags off the two front masts. Housed in a 19th Century gesso decorated frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 9″ x 12-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92593 (500-800)

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679

HARRINGTON FITZGERALD (American, 1847-1930) SHIP ABLAZE. Oil on wood panel marine scene shows a large ship at low tide fully engulfed in bright orange and red flames. Signed lower left. Housed in an antique gold wood frame. SIZE: 19-3/4″ x 30″. CONDITION: Some light overpaint, dirty. Otherwise good. 9-91893 (400-800)

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680

TOMKINS (19th Century)PIRATE SHIP ATTACK. Unframed oil on canvas nautical scene shows a three-mast sailing vessel flying black flag with white skull pursuing a British frigate in stormy seas. Black clouds have opened to cast light on the scene. Signed lower left “Tomkins 1822″ SIZE: 32″ x 50”. PROVENANCE: From a fine Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: 9″ open tear at center, relined, restored, inpainting. Fair. 9-92951 (400-600)

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681

DREW MILLER (American, 20th Century) HARPOONING THE WHALE. Oil on canvas 19th Century whaling scene shows a whale boat with six men having just harpooned a whale. The line is loose but soon to tighten providing the ride of their lives. The three-mast whaling ship is seen with sails down on the left and a tall ship with tails up is seen on right side. Signed lower right. Housed in its original blue and white decorated molded wood frame. SIZE: 24″ x 32″. CONDITION: Some surface dirt, very good. 9-92631 (300-500)

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682

ARTHUR SAFFORD (American, 1900-1988) IN DRY DOCK. Oil on canvas scene shows a large fishing trawler in dry dock being worked on by several men. It stands next to a long wharf with buildings and having a house on hilltop background under colorful sky. Signed lower right “Arthur R. Safford”. Housed in a gilt decorated frame. SIZE: 20″ x 24″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93020 (300-500)

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683

AFTER WILLIAM JOHN HIGGINS (British, 1781-1845) “SOUTH SEA WHALE FISHERY – A BOAT DESTROY’D BY A WOUNDED WHALE”. Engraving by T. Sutherland. Scene shows a whaling boat cut in half by a sperm whale with other boats in the whaling process. A large whaling ship is behind. Wide legend indicating that title and descriptive caption. Published London, January 1, 1825 by W. J. Higgins. Housed in a silver gilt molded wood frame. Appears to be a later reprint. SIZE: Image: 13-3/4” x 19-1/2”. Sight: 16-1/4” x 22-1/4”. PROVENANCE: Rankin Estate, Annapolis, Maryland. CONDITION: All over foxing, no tears or rips, a few minor scratches. Otherwise good. 9-29698 (100-150)

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684

AFTER WINSLOW HOMER (American, 1836-1910) “HOMEWARD BOUND”. Wood engraving from Harper’s Weekly, December 21st, 1867 shows travelers on deck of a large ship. Housed in a modern wood gilt frame with white matte. SIZE: Sight: 14-1/4” x 21”. CONDITION: Flattened fold line at center, generally good. 9-90344 (500-700)

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685

J M KAVINAUGH (American, Early 20th Century) THE LONG READ. Oil on canvas scene shows an elderly man with white beard sitting in an outdoor setting next to a rock that holds a large book which he has open and is reading. Signed lower right “J M Cavanaugh”. Housed in what appears to be its original gesso decorated gold frame which has losses. SIZE: 20″ x 16″. CONDITION: Faint stretcher lines, otherwise very good. 9-92379 (800-1,200)

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686

DREW (Late 19th Century) PORTRAIT OF A SEATED MAN. Oil on canvas scene shows a bearded man seated backwards in a chair with light shining in from the left. He is seen against a dark background. Signed lower right “Drew 1890″. Housed in an old carved and copper gilt frame. SIZE: 14″ x 11”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92783 (800-1,200)

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687

UNSIGNED (American, 19th Century) PORTRAIT OF A BELFAST, MAINE MERCHANT. Oval oil on canvas half portrait shows a young man with brown hair and brown beard wearing a black suit with white shirt. Housed in a good oak molded wood frame which retains its framing label. According to our consignor this depicts a Merchant from Belfast, Maine who also purportedly was an officer of the Odd Fellows in Belfast. SIZE: 29-3/4″ x 24-1/2″. CONDITION: Craquelure, some minor touch up and a small paint fleck on his lapel. 9-91236 (400-800)

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688

IN THE MANNER OF WILLIAM MORRIS HUNT (American, 1824-1879) PORTRAIT OF A YOUNG MAN. Unframed oil on artist board shows a shoulder portrait of a brown haired man with mustache very much in the style of Hunt. Unsigned. SIZE: 9″ x 6″. CONDITION: Some inpainting, very good. 9-92919 (1,000-1,500)

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689

SHARBY (American) THE UNION SOLDIER. Watercolor portrait of a Union soldier wearing a blue uniform with blue cap. He has long brown hair, mustache and beard. Housed in a Civil War era walnut frame with gold liner. Signed lower right “Shardy”. SIZE: Sight: 17-1/2″ x 12-3/4″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92965 (200-300)

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690

G. JOHANSEN (Late 19th Century) MALE NUDE. Unframed large oil on canvas scene shows a standing man in the nude, one hand rests on his hip and the other grasps on to a mantle. Signed lower right “G Johansen 95″. SIZE: 48-3/4″ x 31-1/2”. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Inpainting, good. 9-92957 (800-1,200)

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691

UNSIGNED (American School, 19th Century) PORTRAIT OF A GIRL. Oil on canvas laid on masonite 3/4 portrait shows a standing girl wearing a fancy red dress with a sprig of blue flowers at top of dress. She holds a book with her left hand having styled blonde hair. She stands in front of a landscape with blue and white cloud sky and green trees. Painting is in oval form but squared framing. Housed in an antique gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 30″ x 24-1/2″. PROVENANCE: Fine private Long Island, New York mansion CONDITION: Very good. Relined, mounted on masonite, minor inpainting. 9-74042 (400-600)

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692

UNSIGNED (American, Mid 20th Century) LADY IN PINK. Oil on canvas three quarter portrait shows a woman in pink dress with a matching pink wide brim hat supporting pink flower. She has an elegant suite of jewelry including diamond watch and bracelet, pearl necklace, diamond brooch and earrings. She stands next to a blue garden vase and has a blossoming tree background. Housed in a gesso decorated gilt frame which is as is. SIZE: 36″ x 28″. CONDITION: Several areas of paint loss and missing flecks. In need of restoration. 9-92088 (400-600)

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693

MOLLY GUION (American, 1910-1982) PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN. Oil on canvas half portrait shows a red haired woman in dark dress against a green background. Signed lower left “M. Guin”. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 24″ x 12″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: One inpainted area in face, cracking to face and chipping to bottom edge. Patch on reverse, fair to good. 9-92968 (400-600)

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694

EURILDA LOOMIS FRANCE (American, 1865-1931) PORTRAIT OF SOCIALITE. Oil on canvas 3/4 portrait of a woman wearing a red dress, pearl necklace and colorful needlework shawl. She holds an open black fan and colorful dangle earrings. Seen against a gold and blue background. Unsigned front but Estate stamped on back of canvas. Housed in a gilt molded wood modern frame. SIZE: 30″ x 22″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Light chipping, scattered inpainting. Otherwise good. 9-92969 (400-600)

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695

UNSIGNED (19th Century or earlier) JESUS AND HIS DISCIPLES. Oil on canvas scene shows Jesus with bread and wine at center with a group of men around a table. An open book is seen in left corner and the closest man has turned his head and looks toward viewer. Housed in a fine gesso decorated gilt frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 23″ x 29-1/2″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Extensive craquelure, couple of small chips, possibly relined. Fair to good. 9-92963 (700-900)

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695A

FRIED PAL (American/Hungarian 1893-1976) NUDE WITH RED SHAWL. Pastel on paper, three-quarter portrait of a nude woman with a red drape over lower part of body. Arm rests on a linen covered table and her eyes are closed. Signed lower left. Housed in a white highlighted carved wood frame with white matte and anti-glare glass. SIZE: Sight: 22” x 18”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-90298 (600-800)

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696

ATTRIBUTED TO LOUIS VALTAT (French, 1869-1952) THE BLUE VASE. Oil on canvas still life scene shows an arrangement of colorful flowers with green leaves set in a handled blue vase. Initialed lower right “L V”. Housed in a gilt carved wood frame. SIZE: 14″ x 10-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good with craquelure and some inpainting. 9-93045 (2,000-3,000)

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697

CLAUDE VENARD (French, 1913-1999) INDUSTRIAL CITY SCAPE. Oil on canvas modern scene shows a building with bridge under blue sky. Signed lower right “C. Venard”. Housed in a modern molded wood frame with linen liner. SIZE: Sight: 19-1/4″ x 21″. CONDITION: Good. 9-93053 (2,000-3,000)

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698

HENRI JOSEPH CONSTAST DUTILLEUX (French, 1807-1865) “ATHIES LEZ ARRAS”. Oil on canvas landscape scene shows a wide dirt road passing by several thatched roof buildings surrounded by trees. A woman is seen tending to some cows and light shines from the right casting shadows and light on the road. All under a nice blue sky. Signed on right hand building “C. Dutilleux” with a Maltese Cross. Housed in an antique gesso decorated gilt frame. SIZE: 25-1/2″ x 21-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good with scattered inpainting. 9-92382 (1,000-2,000)

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699

JULIETTE JUVIN (French, 1896- ) BEDROOM CORNER. Unframed oil on canvas bedroom scene shows the corner having decorated armoire, lamp table and bed. Paintings adorn the wallpapered wall. Signed upper right. SIZE: 21-1/4″ x 25-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92033 (1,000-2,000)

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700

ATTRIBUTED TO ANDREW LHOTE (French, 1885-1962) MOUNTAINSIDE VILLAGE. Oil on canvas scene shows a grouping of white stucco houses on a mountain top with wall and stairway to summit. Signed lower right. Housed in a gilt and black decorated frame. SIZE: 23-3/4″ x 28-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92092 (1,000-2,000)

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701

LOUIS FRANCOIS LACHAT (French, 1873) CANAL BOATS. Unframed oil on wood panel shows two boats moored in a calm canal with a large house beyond under a light sky. Signed lower left “LF Lachat”. SIZE: 10-1/4″ X 13-3/4″. CONDITION: Panel has warp, otherwise very good. 9-92125 (800-1,200)

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702

B MACKAY (English, Last Half of the 19th Century) ROOFTOP VISTA. Oil on canvas rooftop scene shows a large town/city seen from the rooftop under a late afternoon or early evening sky. Signed bottom right “B. Mackay” and dated indistinctly. Housed in a modern replacement decorated frame. London canvas stamp on back of canvas. SIZE: 15″ x 12″. CONDITION: Very good. There are two very small old patches to reverse. 9-92776 (1,400-1,800)

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703

OLGA KOCH (Austrian, 1878-1954) THE LADY’S CORNER. Oil on canvas corner interior scene shows a brass inlaid French lady’s desk. It sits in a corner with wall adorned with paintings and a mirror. On top of the back desk gallery are candlesticks, inkwell, vase of flowers, lamp and framed photograph. Signed and dated “Olga Koch, 1921″. Inscribed on reverse of stretcher in French. Housed in a flat antique gilt oak frame. SIZE: 7-1/2″ x 9-1/2”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92788 (800-1,200)

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704

ERNST OSKAR SIMONSON-CASTELLI (German, 1864-1929) A TIME OF PRAYER. Oil on canvas scene shows a cathedral interior with several people praying, a pastor in white robe and an elderly woman with cane walking forward. A large iron gate is on left side, the wall embellished with paintings and sculptures. Signed bottom right “E O Simonson 1890″. Housed in an old but not original copper gilt carved wood frame with white liner. SIZE: 34-3/4″ x 26-1/4”. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Inpainting on right border, generally good. 9-92952 (800-1,200)

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705

WILHELM LOWITH (German, 1861-1932)THE MUSIC RECITAL. Oil on board interior scene shows a group of fancy dressed men in an elegant room setting being conducted in a recital. The instruments include violin, cello, bass fiddle, flute, etc. Another man listens as he sits in a large blue armchair. Signed lower right “W. Lowith 1892”. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame. A typed paragraph is on reverse with some history. SIZE: SIGHT: 10″ x 8-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, there are very fine horizontal craquelure lines. 9-90822 (2,000-4,000)

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706

KARL RAUPP (German, 1837-1918) KING OF THE FARMYARD. Oil on canvas scene shows a young boy standing in front of a large pile of hay with two chickens feeding. A rose bush is seen to his right and he has a rose in his mouth and stands tall and mighty with hands in pockets. Signed lower right “Carl Raupp”. Housed in a gesso decorated antique frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 8-1/4″ x 6-3/4″. PROVENANCE: From a Belfast, Maine home. CONDITION: Generally very good. 9-92960 (500-700)

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707

SIGNED (19th/20th Century) COWS IN A PASTURE. Oil on canvas scene shows several cows in a green pasture. Three cows are next to water in the foreground. Housed in a textured gold wood frame. Signed lower right with what appears to be “M.J. Schotte”. Back marked “Dick Degraff Holland”. SIZE: 16″ x 20″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-91565 (600-800)

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708

UNSIGNED (White Mountain School, American, 19th Century) NEW ENGLAND LANDSCAPE. Oil on artist board oval scene shows a countryside with farmhouse, cows, pond and trees in fall colors. Painted on a rectangular board but with oval scene. Housed in a period gesso decorated oval frame. SIZE: Board: 6-1/2″ x 8-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good, some inpainting to bottom edge. 9-92781 (700-900)

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709

HENRY RYAN MACGINNIS (American, 1875-1962) SPRING COLORS. Oil on wood panel spring scene shows a field and tree landscape under a colorful sky. Signed lower right “H R Macginnis”. Housed in a fine carved wood and gilt reproduction frame with gilt liner. SIZE: 12″ x 15-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92691 (1,200-1,800)

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710

OSCAR ANDERSON (American, 1873-1953) HOUSE ON THE HILLSIDE. Oil on board fall scene shows a small house with porches set on a hillside with pastures and trees. A nice colorful panoramic view. Signed lower right “Oscar Anderson”. Housed in a period carved and gilt wood frame. SIZE: 14″ x 17-3/4″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92769 (900-1,200)

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711

WILLIAM ERNO MACKEY (American, 1919-) “WOMAN ENJOYING THE LANDSCAPE DURING HER STROLL”. Oil on canvas colorful abstract scene shows a woman walking beside buildings. Signed lower right “William Erno Mackey”. Housed in what appears to be its original bevel painted wood frame. Back of canvas having the artist’s name with title and dated “Feb, 1941″. SIZE: 9″ x 12”. CONDITION: Very good with craquelure. 9-92787 (850-1,000)

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712

UNSIGNED (American, First half of the 20th Century) “PERTH AMBOY, NEW JERSEY”. Black and white gouache scene shows an industrial complex on the side of the river with a steamship and land beyond. A type written note on back states “Perth Amboy, N.J. Looking out over Arthur Kill to Staten Island”. Housed in a black and silver gilt frame with gray matte. SIZE: Sight: 11-3/4″ x 16″. CONDITION: Not examined out of frame, having two tight cracks/tears on outside margin, all over surface grime and water spots. 9-92647 (2,000-3,000)

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713

EDWARD TAYLOR SNOW (American, 1844-1913) “A SUMMER DAY, NEW JERSEY”. Large mixed media summer landscape shows four sheep lying next to water under three large trees at the edge of a pasture with trees in background under light blue sky. Signed lower right “E. Taylor Snow”. Housed in a fine gesso decorated modern gilt frame with linen matte and small gold liner. Frame having a brass plaque with title and artist name. Attached to the back are the original exhibition labels which were removed from the original frame as follows: Art Club of Philadelphia, 1906 Ninth Annual Exhibition; Louisiana Purchase Exposition, 1904; and two others. SIZE: Sight: 21-1/2″ X 34-1/2″. PROVENANCE: From a private Long Island, New York Mansion. CONDITION: Very good. 9-73995 (1,000-2,000)

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714

FRED BOTTOMLEY (American, 1883-1960) “HUDSON RIVER FROM PALISADES, NJ”. Oil on canvas scene shows tugs and boats in the river with a tug in foreground with colorful smoke coming out of smokestack. Unsigned front. Pencil signed and dated “1914” and titled on back. Housed in a period bronze finished wood frame. SIZE: 13-3/4″ x 10″. CONDITION: Canvas is unstretched and backed by a board, good. 9-93039 (600-800)

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715

UNSIGNED (19th Century) LIGHTHOUSE UNDER THE MOON. Oil on wood panel scene shows a man and woman near a lighthouse with a small cabin. Tall mountains are beside and a ship is in calm water. A full moon is seen in black sky. Housed in a gold period frame. SIZE: 10-3/4″ x 14-1/4″. CONDITION: Slight warp to board, good. 9-92672 (800-1,200)

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716

CHARLES L ANDREWS (American, 19th Century) SHORELINE LANDSCAPE. Watercolor scene shows a rock and split rail fence along a sandy area with low hill and house. Water can be seen on left side with one sail. Signed “C L Andrews” lower left. Housed in a decorative modern frame with double matte. SIZE: Sight: 13-1/2″ x 19-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93078 (800-1,200)

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717

_ _ _ WHITMORE (American, Mid 20th Century) COASTAL LIGHTHOUSE. Watercolor scene shows a large white lighthouse with connected red roof buildings on grass covered rocky plinth. Signed bottom left with illegible first name. Housed in a wood molded frame with white matte. SIZE: Sight: 14-1/2″ x 21″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92760 (750-1,250)

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718

GILBERT TUCKER MARGESON (American, 1852-1949) THE CRASHING SURF. Oil on canvas coastal scene shows waves crashing onto and over a rock ledge with an angry sea beyond. Signed bottom left “G T Margeson 1942″. Housed in what appears to be its original carved gilt wood frame. SIZE: 25″ x 30”. CONDITION: Craquelure, otherwise good. 9-92877 (700-1,000)

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719

ATTRIBUTED TO GEORGE GUNTHER HARTWICK (American, -1899) SUNSET. Unframed oil on canvas landscape scene shows a bright sunset over an expansive landscape with water, sailboat, trees and hills. Light shines through the trees on the left and the sunset reflects on the water. Unsigned but this painting at one time had its frame thrown away and the consignor recalls that the frame had a label referring to this artist. SIZE: 25-1/2″ x 42″. CONDITION: Four tears that have some restoration, a couple of holes which are unrestored. Extensive craquelure, fair. 9-93025 (500-1,000)

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720

MARIAN WILLIAMS (American, 1912-2001) LOW TIDE AT SUNSET. Oil on canvas scene shows low tide on a tidal river with moored sailboats, a dock area with large buildings ending in a large castle type fort. Signed lower right. Housed in a silvered gilt wood frame. SIZE: 26″ x 44-3/4″. CONDITION: Some craquelure and inpainting. Good. 9-93021 (400-800)

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721

SAMUEL R CHAFFEE (American, 1850-) AUTUMN HARVEST. Fine watercolor scene shows a vast field of cultivated hay and pumpkins. The hay is bundled in tall haystacks with pumpkins beside. Sun sets with the last hay being loaded on a large hay wagon. Flocks of birds fly home to roost. Signed lower right “S R Chaffee”. Housed in its original gilt oak frame with gilt matte. SIZE: Sight: 10″ x 21-3/4″. CONDITION: Generally very good with some minor light small foxing spots. 9-92376 (500-1,000)

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722

SAMUEL R. CHAFFEE (American, 1850-) WINTER MARSH. Watercolor scene shows a marshy area with trees and grass. Birds fly over a light gray sky. Signed lower right “S R Chaffee”. Housed in a gilt molded wood frame with off white matte. SIZE: Sight: 11-1/2″ x 19-1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92375 (500-1,000)

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723

BILL ELY (American, 20th Century) “DEER COUNTRY” AND “DOWNPOUR”. Two unframed watercolors on paper landscapes. One showing a snow covered stream bank with trees and grasses. The other a small barn and trees in rainstorm. Both signed and titled on reverse. SIZE: 9″ x 12″ and 12″ x 9″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-92663 (200-300)

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724

GORDON HANSEN (American, Mid 20th Century) TWO SMALL WATERCOLORS. 1) Unframed watercolor landscape scene shows a connected New England farmhouse with a large mountain background. Unsigned. 2) Unframed watercolor showing a landscape with tree, grass and mountains. Signed lower right. SIZE: 1) 10″ x 11″. 2) 13″ x 10″. CONDITION: 1) Some spot staining, fair to good. 2) Surface dirt and spotting, fair to good. 9-92664 (200-300)

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725

GEORGE W. LAWLOR (American, 1848-1932) “SHAWSHEEN RIVER NEAR N. ANDOVER, MASS”. Oil on canvas laid on board colorful summer scene shows a river winding through tall trees which reflect in water. Signed bottom left “G W Lawlor 1914”. Also titled and dated “Sept. 1914″ on reverse. Housed in a period gilt carved wood frame. SIZE: 18″ x 15”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-93077 (800-1,200)

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726

TOWNSEND HOWE (American, 20th Century) MAXWELL-SAVAGE HOUSE, WORCESTER, MASSACHUSETTS. Oil on canvas portrait of a 2-1/2 story brick house with pillared front porch and green lawns. A flagpole flies the American and Massachusetts flag. Signed lower left “Townsend 75″. Housed in a gray painted wood frame. SIZE: 18″ x 28”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92377 (400-800)

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727

TABER SEARS (American, 1870-1950) EDGARTOWN DOCKS. Watercolor scene shows several boats moored in calm water next to red dock building. Houses step up the nearby hill to a yellow sky. Signed lower left. Housed in a good gilt wood frame. SIZE: Sight: 19-1/2″ x 23-1/2″. CONDITION: Generally good, some bleeding around black masts. 9-92658 (400-600)

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728

TOWNSEND HOWE (American, 20th Century) “HOUSE AT THE JUNCTION”. Oil on canvas scene shows a brown connected house and barn which is located in Wilmot, New Hampshire on Rte 4A. Signed lower left “Townsend 90″. Titled and signed on back of stretcher. Also having a Deming Art Gallery label. Housed in a simple white painted wood frame. SIZE: 18″ x 24”. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92378 (400-800)

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729

DAVID MERRILL (American, 1964-) CONNECTICUT FIELDS. Outstanding oil on masonite late fall scene shows an expansive field with pond, fence and trees. A stand of three birches is in foreground with low hills in background. Signed lower left “David Merrill”. Housed in a silver gilt molded wood frame. SIZE: 16″ x 30″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92380 (500-800)

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730

DAVID MERRILL (American, 1964-) BARN SHADOWS. Fine oil on masonite New England scene shows a large connected barn raked by a late afternoon sun and having shadow lines reflecting the gables. Late fall/early winter and the field is a golden color and the sky is white and gray. Unsigned. Housed in its original natural wood frame having an envelope on back with artist’s name and address. SIZE: 22″ x 36″. CONDITION: Very good to excellent. 9-92381 (500-1,000)

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731

A. REISCHOR-KATOCHER? (Early 20th Century) “GNARLEY TREES”. Oil on board landscape scene shows fields with a tree divider. Signed lower left and dated “1917”. Housed in a dark wood decorated frame behind glass. SIZE: 9-1/2″ x 13″. CONDITION: Very good. 9-92596 (600-700)

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731A

SIGNED(American, 20th Century) ALONG THE DOCKS. Oil on artist board harbor scene shows several boats moored along a large dock with buildings. Signed lower right with what may be “C S Harper”. Housed in a wood frame with brown matte and glass. SIZE: 8-3/4″ x 11-3/4″. CONDITION: Tack holes at edge, surface dirt, otherwise good. 9-92057 (500-1,000)

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