Elder's Fine Art & Antiquesis pleased to have the opportunity to sell The Skowhegan Collection. The Skohegan Collection is representative of the work of 49 artists who had residencies at Skowhegan during the 10-yr. period from 1975-85. Founded in 1946, the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture is a residency program bringing together emerging artists with distinguished artists.
This group of works was exhibited at the Leo Castelli Gallery in New York City and at the Portland Museum of Art in Portland Maine.
Many of the works are of massive proportions with some room size installations.
The auction takes place from May 23rd through June 6th with a live exhibition June 4th and June 5th at our gallery.
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Elder's Antiques 901 Tamiami Trail (US 41) South, Nokomis, Florida just south of Sarasota on the SW corner of intersection US 41 and Colonia Lane.
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