October 30 - November 16, 2017
227 East 120th Street
New York City, NY
This sale consists of a group of eight fine British, American, and Danish Maritime paintings including a finely rendered painting of the “Volunteer” by James Edward Buttersworth (1817-1894), a racing scene by Elisha Taylor Baker (1827-1890), and two works by Antonio Jacobsen (1850-1921). Jacobsen’s portrait of the ship, “Andes” painted in 1881 is of an impressive size. At six feet in width this is the largest Jacobsen painting that has come to the market in the last three years.
There are several sporting paintings including works by Arthur Wardle (1860-1949) and Henry Chalon (1770-1849). The most notable of these is a painting of a horse and his trainer by the artist Francis Sartorius the Elder (1734-1804). The sale also includes two fine portrait paintings, one by the notable artist Sir Henry Raeburn (1756-1823).
English furniture and related decorative arts include thirteen pieces of furniture, a 19th century Victorian brass hall lantern estimated at $3,000-5,000, and a prisoner of war bone ship model from the 19th century estimated to bring $2,000-4,000 at auction.
Tuesday, January 29th, 5-7pm
Wednesday, January 30th, 10-5pm
Thursday, January 31st, 10-5pm
This auction features Asian and Ethnographic art from the Collection of Ron Krannich that he amassed over the last 35 years. As a travel writer he spanned the globe, and as a collector he purchased items he was passionate about along the way.
Other highlights in the auction include American, English and French 18th and 19th century furniture and decorations, the steel sculpture featured above by Ernest Trova, a bronze of Cupid and Psyche by Eugene-Ernest Chretien, a 16th century portrait of Virgin and Child from the Circle of Pieter Coecke van Aelst, several works by Savannah artists Myrtle Jones, Christopher Murphy Jr. and Sr., Hattie Saussy and others.
Enjoy the auction!
Amanda and Chris Everard