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Auction 3072B

January 26, 2018 10:00AM

01-26-2018 01-26-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798-1863)      Lion de L'Atlas

Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798-1863) Lion de L'Atlas

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Eugène Delacroix (French, 1798-1863) Lion de L'Atlas, 1829 (Delteil, 79iii/v). Identified within the matrix and on unidentified labels accompanying the lot. Lithograph on chine collé, image More ...

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617)      The Angel Announcing the Birth of Samson

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) The Angel Announcing the Birth of Samson

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$277$225

Hendrik Goltzius (Dutch, 1558-1617) The Angel Announcing the Birth of Samson, c. 1586, from The Annunciations of the Bible (Batsch, 3; Hirschmann, 2 i/i). Identified within the plate. Engraving More ...

Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs (British, 1876-1938)      St. Ippolyts

Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs (British, 1876-1938) St. Ippolyts

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$308$250

Frederick Landseer Maur Griggs (British, 1876-1938) St. Ippolyts, 1927, second state of four, edition of 32 (Comstock, 36). Signed "F.L. Griggs" in pencil l.r., initialed and dated within the More ...

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927)      Madame Anlis avec manchon assise

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Madame Anlis avec manchon assise

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Paul César Helleu (French, 1859-1927) Madame Anlis avec manchon assise. Signed "Helleu" in pencil l.r. Drypoint on paper, plate size 21 3/8 x 13 1/8 in. (54.2 x 33.3 cm), framed. Condition: More ...

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945)      Zwei schwatzende Frauen mit zwei Kindern

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Zwei schwatzende Frauen mit zwei Kindern

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Käthe Kollwitz (German, 1867-1945) Zwei schwatzende Frauen mit zwei Kindern, 1930, final state or three, edition of about 150, published by Deutsche Kunstverein, Berlin (Knesebeck, 250c; More ...

Alphonse Mucha (Czech, 1860-1939)      Les Lys

Alphonse Mucha (Czech, 1860-1939) Les Lys

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Alphonse Mucha (Czech, 1860-1939) Les Lys, from Les Fleurs, 1897. Signed and dated within the matrix. Color lithographic poster on paper, image size 40 1/2 x 16 1/2 in. (102.8 x 41.8 cm), More ...

Samuel Palmer (British, 1805-1881)      The Herdsman's Cottage

Samuel Palmer (British, 1805-1881) The Herdsman's Cottage

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$308$250

Samuel Palmer (British, 1805-1881) The Herdsman's Cottage, alternatively titled Sunset, 1850, second state of two as published in The Portfolio, 1872 (Lister, 3). Initialed within the plate. More ...

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669)      The Stoning of St. Stephen

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) The Stoning of St. Stephen

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) The Stoning of St. Stephen, 1635, a late 18th century impression (Hind, 125; Bartsch, 97; Hollstein, 97 ii/ii). Signed and dated within the plate. Etching More ...

David Roberts (Scottish, 1796-1864)      Five Views of Egypt:   Thebes, Great Hall at Karnac, Nov. 28.1838.

David Roberts (Scottish, 1796-1864) Five Views of Egypt: Thebes, Great Hall at Karnac, Nov. 28.1838.

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

David Roberts (Scottish, 1796-1864) Five Views of Egypt: Thebes, Great Hall at Karnac, Nov. 28.1838., 1846; View from under the Portico of Temple of Edfou, Upper Egypt, 1847; Front Elevation of More ...

Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837)      The Dragon Arum

Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837) The Dragon Arum

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$369$300

Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837) The Dragon Arum, from The Temple of Flora, 1801, possibly from the reissued edition of 1811. Identified within the plate. Color aquatint, More ...

Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837)      The Narrow-leaved Kalmia

Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837) The Narrow-leaved Kalmia

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$308$250

Robert John Thornton, publisher (British, c. 1768-1837) The Narrow-leaved Kalmia, from The Temple of Flora, 1804. Identified within the plate. Color aquatint, mezzotint, and stipple engraving More ...

Édouard Vuillard (French, 1868-1940)      Portrait de Cézanne

Édouard Vuillard (French, 1868-1940) Portrait de Cézanne

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$461$375

Édouard Vuillard (French, 1868-1940) Portrait de Cézanne, from the album Cézanne, 1914, published by Bernheim Jeune éditeurs, Paris (Roger-Marx, 51). Unsigned. Lithograph in gray on wove More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Preliminaries

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Preliminaries

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Preliminaries, alternatively titled Preliminaries to the Big Bout, 1916, edition of 67 (Mason, 24). Signed "Geo. Bellows (F.B.B.)" in pencil l.r., inscribed More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Between Rounds, Large, First Stone

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Between Rounds, Large, First Stone

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Between Rounds, Large, First Stone, 1916, edition of 58 (Mason, 25). Signed "Geo. Bellows (F.B.B.)" in pencil l.r., inscribed "No 35" in pencil l.l., More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Tennis

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Tennis

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Tennis, alternatively titled Tennis Tournament, 1920, edition of 63 (Mason, 71). Signed "Geo Bellows" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix, numbered and More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Morning, Nude on Bed, Second Stone

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Morning, Nude on Bed, Second Stone

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$738$600

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Morning, Nude on Bed, Second Stone, 1921, edition of 57 (Mason, 77). Signed "Geo Bellows" in pencil l.r., initialed within the matrix, signed "Bolton Brown - More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Legs of the Sea

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Legs of the Sea

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$1,169$950

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Legs of the Sea, 1921, edition of 53 (Mason, 85). Signed "Geo Bellows" in pencil l.r., initialed within the matrix, signed "Bolton Brown - imp -" in pencil More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      The White Hope

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) The White Hope

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) The White Hope, 1921, edition of 50 (Mason, 96). Signed "Geo Bellows E.S.B." in pencil l.r., signed within the matrix, signed "Bolton Brown - imp -" in More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Elsie, Emma and Marjorie, Second Stone

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Elsie, Emma and Marjorie, Second Stone

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Elsie, Emma and Marjorie, Second Stone, 1921, edition of 64 (Mason, 104). Signed "Geo Bellows" in pencil l.r., initialed within the matrix, signed "Bolton More ...

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925)      Sixteen East Gay Street

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Sixteen East Gay Street

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

George Bellows (American, 1882-1925) Sixteen East Gay Street, 1923-24, edition of 72 (Mason, 183). Signed "George Bellows" in pencil l.r., signed within the matrix, signed "Bolton Brown - imp" More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Two Impressions of Baldpates

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Impressions of Baldpates

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$615$500

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Two Impressions of Baldpates, 1924, proof A-2 and an impression of the published state of 150 (Paff, 235). Both signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      The Sheldrake's Brood

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) The Sheldrake's Brood

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$923$750

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) The Sheldrake's Brood, 1926, proof C-4 (Paff, 258). Signed "Frank W Benson" in pencil l.l. Drypoint on laid paper, plate size 3 7/8 x 5 7/8 in. (9.8 x More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Yellowlegs at Dusk

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Yellowlegs at Dusk

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$185$150

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Yellowlegs at Dusk, 1928, published state of 150 (Paff, 279). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 7/8 x 11 3/4 More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Three Impressions of Geese Drifting Down

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Three Impressions of Geese Drifting Down

Lot:
24
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Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Three Impressions of Geese Drifting Down, 1929, proofs A-2 and C-2, plus an impression of the published state of 150 (Paff, 287). Each signed More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      Casting for Salmon

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Casting for Salmon

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) Casting for Salmon, 1929, published state of 150 (Paff, 288). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching on laid paper, plate size 7 3/4 x 9 7/8 in. More ...

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951)      November Moon

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) November Moon

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$492$400

Frank Weston Benson (American, 1862-1951) November Moon, 1931, published state of 150 (Paff, 316). Signed "FrankWBenson." in pencil l.l. Etching and aquatint on wove paper, plate size 9 7/8 x 8 More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      Edge of Town

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Edge of Town

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Edge of Town, 1938, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Fath, 22). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix. More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      White Calf

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) White Calf

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) White Calf, 1945, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Fath, 67). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix, identified More ...

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975)      Island Hay

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Island Hay

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889-1975) Island Hay, 1945, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Fath, 68). Signed "Benton" in pencil l.r. and within the matrix, identified More ...

John Steuart Curry (American, 1897-1946)      Summer Afternoon

John Steuart Curry (American, 1897-1946) Summer Afternoon

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$677$550

John Steuart Curry (American, 1897-1946) Summer Afternoon, 1939, edition of 250, published by Associated American Artists (Czestochowski, C-36). Signed and dated "John Steuart Curry 39" in More ...