Skinner

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Auction 2459

May 15, 2009 4:00PM

05-15-2009 05-15-2009

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Hendrik-Dirk Kruseman Van Elten (Dutch/American, 1829-1904)      Boys Fishing on a River Bank

Hendrik-Dirk Kruseman Van Elten (Dutch/American, 1829-1904) Boys Fishing on a River Bank

Lot:
110
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Hendrik-Dirk Kruseman Van Elten (Dutch/American, 1829-1904) Boys Fishing on a River Bank Signed "Kruseman van Elten" l.l. Watercolor on paper, sight size 12 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (31.8 x 50.2 cm), More ...

Vincent Colyer (American, 1825-1888)      Boating on the Lake

Vincent Colyer (American, 1825-1888) Boating on the Lake

Lot:
111
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Vincent Colyer (American, 1825-1888) Boating on the Lake Unsigned, identified on the frame. Oil on canvas, 24 1/2 x 30 1/2 in. (62.2 x 77.5 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, abrasions, More ...

Lemuel L. Lowell (American, 1837-1914)      Figures on the River Bank

Lemuel L. Lowell (American, 1837-1914) Figures on the River Bank

Lot:
112
Sold for:
$770$650

Lemuel L. Lowell (American, 1837-1914) Figures on the River Bank Signed and dated "L.L. Lowell 1904" l.l. Oil on canvas, 22 x 34 in. (55.9 x 86.4 cm), framed. Condition: Surface rubs, surface More ...

American School, 19th Century      Deer at the Lake

American School, 19th Century Deer at the Lake

Lot:
113
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

American School, 19th Century Deer at the Lake Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 9 1/4 x 11 in. (23.5 x 27.9 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, mild surface grime. More ...

Levi Wells Prentice (American, 1851-1935)      River Landscape

Levi Wells Prentice (American, 1851-1935) River Landscape

Lot:
114
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

Levi Wells Prentice (American, 1851-1935) River Landscape Initialed "LWP" l.r. and signed "L.W. Prentice" on the reverse. Oil on artist board, 9 1/4 x 4 3/4 in. (23.5 x 12.1 cm), framed. More ...

Andrew W. Melrose (American, 1836-1901)      Landscape with Tranquil Lake

Andrew W. Melrose (American, 1836-1901) Landscape with Tranquil Lake

Lot:
115
Unsold
 

Andrew W. Melrose (American, 1836-1901) Landscape with Tranquil Lake Signed "A. Melrose" l.r. Oil on artist board, 6 x 11 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime, craquelure, retouch. More ...

Arnold Marc Gorter (American, 1866-1933)      Landscape with Cows by a River at Twilight

Arnold Marc Gorter (American, 1866-1933) Landscape with Cows by a River at Twilight

Lot:
115A
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Arnold Marc Gorter (American, 1866-1933) Landscape with Cows by a River at Twilight Signed "AMGORTER" l.r. Oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (41.3 x 31.1 cm), framed. Condition: Craquelure, More ...

American School, 19th Century      Stroll by the River

American School, 19th Century Stroll by the River

Lot:
116
Unsold
 

American School, 19th Century Stroll by the River Unsigned. Pastel on paper, sight size 15 x 20 1/4 in. (38.1 x 51.4 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered foxing and/or staining, subtle More ...

Lot of Two Landscape Views:      Walter C. Hartson (American, 1866-1946), River View at Dusk

Lot of Two Landscape Views: Walter C. Hartson (American, 1866-1946), River View at Dusk

Lot:
116A
Sold for:
$385$325

Lot of Two Landscape Views: Walter C. Hartson (American, 1866-1946), River View at Dusk, signed "WCHartson" l.l.; Attributed to Jerome Pennington DeWitt (American, 1895-1940), Castle Landscape More ...

Attributed to Worthington Whittredge (American, 1820-1910)      Woodland River

Attributed to Worthington Whittredge (American, 1820-1910) Woodland River

Lot:
116B
Sold for:
$474$400

Attributed to Worthington Whittredge (American, 1820-1910) Woodland River Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 15 x 12 in. (38.1 x 30.5 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch, craquelure. More ...

Joseph H. Greenwood (American, 1857-1927)      Woodland View

Joseph H. Greenwood (American, 1857-1927) Woodland View

Lot:
117
Sold for:
$889$750

Joseph H. Greenwood (American, 1857-1927) Woodland View Signed and dated "J H Greenwood 07" l.l., a landscape sketch of apple trees on the reverse. Oil on panel, 9 x 8 in. (22.9 x 20.3 cm), More ...

George William Whitaker (American, 1840-1916)      Path Through the Woods

George William Whitaker (American, 1840-1916) Path Through the Woods

Lot:
118
Sold for:
$770$650

George William Whitaker (American, 1840-1916) Path Through the Woods Signed and dated "G. W. WHITAKER -95-" l.l. Oil on canvas, 23 x 33 in. (58.4 x 83.8 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered More ...

George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909)      Autumn Walk at Sunset

George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909) Autumn Walk at Sunset

Lot:
119
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

George Herbert McCord (American, 1848-1909) Autumn Walk at Sunset Signed "G H McCord NA..." l.r. Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.4 cm), framed. Condition: Minor repair/retouch u.r., More ...

Oldrich Otto Farsky (American, 1895-1968)      Autumn in the Birches

Oldrich Otto Farsky (American, 1895-1968) Autumn in the Birches

Lot:
120
Sold for:
$711$600

Oldrich Otto Farsky (American, 1895-1968) Autumn in the Birches Signed "O. Farsky" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 1/8 in. (60.9 x 51.0 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, scattered retouch. More ...

American School, 19th Century      A Moment's Rest

American School, 19th Century A Moment's Rest

Lot:
121
Sold for:
$711$600

American School, 19th Century A Moment's Rest Signed and dated "PHELAN 1875" l.r. Oil on artist board, 6 1/8 x 9 1/4 in. (15.6 x 23.5 cm), framed (in a liner). Condition: Minor surface grime, More ...

Henry Ward Ranger (American, 1858-1916)      Woodland View

Henry Ward Ranger (American, 1858-1916) Woodland View

Lot:
122
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Henry Ward Ranger (American, 1858-1916) Woodland View Unsigned, with National Academy of Design estate stamp l.r., inscribed "B438" l.r. Oil on panel, 12 x 16 in. (30.5 x 40.6 cm), framed. More ...

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892)      A Solitary Horseman

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892) A Solitary Horseman

Lot:
123
Sold for:
$2,489$2,100

Alexander Helwig Wyant (American, 1836-1892) A Solitary Horseman Signed "A.H. Wyant" l.r. Oil on artist board, 6 1/8 x 9 1/8 in. (15.6 x 23.2 cm), framed. Condition: Minor surface grime. More ...

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953)      Pumananqwet (He Who Shoots the Stars)

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953) Pumananqwet (He Who Shoots the Stars)

Lot:
124
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953) Pumananqwet (He Who Shoots the Stars) Signed and dated "Philip S. Sears Sc, 1929, (c)" on the base l.c. Bronze with brown patina, height 15 in. (38.1 More ...

Chester Harding (American, 1792-1866)      Portrait of Alden Bradford

Chester Harding (American, 1792-1866) Portrait of Alden Bradford

Lot:
125
Sold for:
$889$750

Chester Harding (American, 1792-1866) Portrait of Alden Bradford Unsigned, identified on labels from Fogg Art Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, and Addison Gallery, Philips Andover Academy, affixed More ...

Thomas Satterwhite Noble  (American, 1835-1907)      Forgiveness

Thomas Satterwhite Noble (American, 1835-1907) Forgiveness

Lot:
126
Sold for:
$7,703$6,500

Thomas Satterwhite Noble (American, 1835-1907) Forgiveness Signed "T...." l.l. Oil on canvas, 50 x 60 in. (127 x 152.4 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, retouch primarily to l.l. quadrant, minor More ...

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953)      Stepping Stones

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953) Stepping Stones

Lot:
127
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Philip Shelton Sears (American, 1867-1953) Stepping Stones Signed and dated "Philip S. Sears Sc, 1923" on the base l.r., stamped "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS QFVS #13" on the base. Bronze with green More ...

American School, 19th Century      Soldier

American School, 19th Century Soldier

Lot:
128
Sold for:
$889$750

American School, 19th Century Soldier Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 21 x 14 1/4 in. (53.3 x 36.2 cm), framed. Condition: Losses, scattered retouch, surface grime. N.B. The portrait depicts the More ...

John Quincy Adams Ward (American, 1830-1910)      Henry Ward Beecher

John Quincy Adams Ward (American, 1830-1910) Henry Ward Beecher

Lot:
129
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

John Quincy Adams Ward (American, 1830-1910) Henry Ward Beecher, c. 1888-89 Unsigned. Painted plaster, height 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm). Condition: Repairs, felt adhered to the bottom. More ...

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901)      Headed Home from Haymaking/ A Figure Study

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901) Headed Home from Haymaking/ A Figure Study

Lot:
129A
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Edward Mitchell Bannister (American, 1828-1901) Headed Home from Haymaking/ A Figure Study Initialed "E. M. B." l.r. Oil on board, 14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm), framed. Condition: Board More ...

Giovanni Maria Benzoni (Italian, 1809-1873)      Young Girl and Her Dog

Giovanni Maria Benzoni (Italian, 1809-1873) Young Girl and Her Dog

Lot:
129B
Sold for:
$16,590$14,000

Giovanni Maria Benzoni (Italian, 1809-1873) Young Girl and Her Dog, alternatively titled La Riconoscenza (Gratitude) Signed and dated "G. M. BENZONI R.A. 1855 ROMA" l.l. Marble with a pedestal, More ...

Bessie Onahotema Potter (Keyes) Vonnoh  (American, 1872-1955)      Mother and Child

Bessie Onahotema Potter (Keyes) Vonnoh (American, 1872-1955) Mother and Child

Lot:
130
Sold for:
$5,629$4,750

Bessie Onahotema Potter (Keyes) Vonnoh (American, 1872-1955) Mother and Child Signed, numbered, and foundry stamped "Bessie Potter Vonnoh...XV...ROMAN BRONZE WORKS, N-Y" in the cast on the More ...

William Stephen Coleman (British, 1829-1904)      The Butterfly Catcher

William Stephen Coleman (British, 1829-1904) The Butterfly Catcher

Lot:
130A
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

William Stephen Coleman (British, 1829-1904) The Butterfly Catcher Signed "W.S. Coleman" l.l. Watercolor and gouache on paper/board, sight size 20 3/4 x 12 in. (52.7 x 30.5 cm), framed. More ...

Margaret Foster Richardson (American, 1881-1945)      Portrait of a Young Woman

Margaret Foster Richardson (American, 1881-1945) Portrait of a Young Woman

Lot:
130B
Sold for:
$1,778$1,500

Margaret Foster Richardson (American, 1881-1945) Portrait of a Young Woman Signed and dated "Margaret F. Richardson, 1910" l.r., artist and date inscribed on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 22 x More ...

Anglo/American School, 19th/20th Century      Still Life with Fruit a Plein Air

Anglo/American School, 19th/20th Century Still Life with Fruit a Plein Air

Lot:
131
Sold for:
$830$700

Anglo/American School, 19th/20th Century Still Life with Fruit a Plein Air Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 13 1/2 x 19 in. (34.3 x 48.3 cm), framed. Condition: Lined, scattered retouch, mild varnish More ...

Sidney Lawrence Brackett (American, 1852-1910)      Kittens in the Barnyard

Sidney Lawrence Brackett (American, 1852-1910) Kittens in the Barnyard

Lot:
132
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Sidney Lawrence Brackett (American, 1852-1910) Kittens in the Barnyard Signed "Sid.Brackett" l.l. Oil on canvas, 34 x 46 in. (86.4 x 116.8 cm), framed. Condition: Bloom, surface grime. More ...