Saturday, November 20, 2010

Upcoming Auction Preview: Christie's NYC December 2010

Maxfield Parrish Early Morning, First Snow

On November 27th, previews for Christie's auction of Important American Paintings, Drawings, and Sculpture begins at their Rockefeller Center location.  As always, if you have the ability to visit, it is a wonderful opportunity to examine works seldom seen outside of their privately-held collections.  Among the 151 lots are several by George Inness, Andrew Wyeth, and John Singer Sargent, as well as pieces by Richard Edward Miller, Willard Metcalf, Gari Melchers, Nicolai Fechin, Frank W. Benson, and many, many more.

Richard Edward Miller Nude in Interior (Morning Contemplation)

Richard Edward Miller Teapot and Bowl

Walter Launt Palmer Waning Winter 1906

Edward Willis Redfield Woodland Brook 1914

George Inness Oaks Near Medfield c. 1863-64

George Inness St. Andrews, New Brunswick 1893

Thomas Moran Sunrise Landscape 1897

Thomas Hill Yosemite Falls

Richard Lorenz Stagecoach Pursued by Mounted Indians 1912

Henry F. Farny Something Stirring 1903

Joseph Henry Sharp Fireside

Nicolai Fechin Young Girl

Julius Le Blanc Stewart In the Garden 1896

Julius Le Blanc Stewart Disappointment 1882

William Trost Richards Brigantine Beach, New Jersey 1902

William Trost Richards Seascape 1884

George Inness Old Orchard, Milton-on-the-Hudson 1878

Theodore Robinson Young Girl with Dog c. 1884

Julius Gari Melchers The Goatherd

Frank W. Benson Two Little Girls 1903

John Singer Sargent Ricordi di Capri 1878

John Singer Sargent Portrait of Lady Elsie Meyer 1908

Thomas Anschutz A Study in Scarlet: Portrait of Katherine Rice c. 1908

William Merritt Chase Mona, Daughter of Mrs. R. 1894

Maxfield Parrish Autumn Brook 1948

Viewing times are as follows:

November 27:  10 AM - 5 PM
November 28:     1 PM - 5 PM
November 29:  10 AM - 5 PM
November 30:  10 AM - 2 PM

Louis Ritman Lady by a Window 1918

1 comment:

ePace said...

Upon examination it appears that the Julius Leblanc Stewart painting `Disppointment`is actually Sarah Berhardt, who was known to pose for him.