2020 Auction Highlights

2020 Auction Highlights

From 19th century works to Abstract Expressionism we saw strong results across the board in our 2020 auctions.

 

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20TH CENTURY AMERICAN ART

GEORGE BELLOWS

American (1882-1925)

“Farmer and Chickens,” Woodstock, October 1922

oil on panel, signed

20 x 24 inches

 

SOLD FOR $106,250

(including buyer’s premium)

CHARLES COURTNEY CURRAN

American (1861-1942)

“Wind on the Cliff”

oil on canvas board, signed and dated

30 x 40 inches

SOLD FOR $100,250

(including buyer’s premium)

CHARLES BURCHFIELD

American (1893-1967)

Steel Mill Homes (Blast Furnace)

watercolor on paper, signed and dated

18 1/4 x 31 3/8 inches (sight)

 

SOLD FOR $75,000

(including buyer’s premium)

ADOLPH GOTTLIEB

American (1903-1974)

Untitled, #30, 1970

acrylic on paper, signed and dated

23 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches

 

SOLD FOR $162,500

(including buyer’s premium)

MILTON RESNICK

(American, 1917-2004)

“Ulysses”

oil on canvas, signed and dated lower left “Resnick 56,” titled on the reverse

57 x 44 inches

 

SOLD FOR $137,500

(including buyer’s premium)

JACKSON POLLOCK

American (1912-1956)

Untitled, 1952-1956

ink and gouache on light blue paper, unsigned

3 1/2 x 12 3/8 inches

 

SOLD FOR $112,500

(including buyer’s premium)

 

19TH CENTURY EUROPEAN PAINTINGS

CHARLES ETHAN PORTER

American (1847-1923)

Peonies

oil on canvas, signed

20 x 24 inches

 

SOLD FOR $55,000

(including buyer’s premium)

JOHN GEORGE BROWN

American (1831-1913)

Seesaw

oil on canvas, signed and dated

23 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches

 

SOLD FOR $45,000

(including buyer’s premium)

ALFRED THOMPSON BRICHER

American (1837-1908)

Sailboat Along the Rocky Shore

oil on canvas, signed

18 x 39 1/2 inches

SOLD FOR $42,500

(including buyer’s premium)