Fine Art & Americana (II)Platinum House 495 lots with images
March 7, 2010Live Auction
7 Lexington Drive
West Columbia, SC, 29170 USA
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Sale NotesEstate of Baron James Spencer Bishop, III Estate of Mr. & Mrs. E.I. du Pont, Wilmington, DE Estate of the Late Gwen S. Davis, Charleston, SC Estate of the Late Arthur A. Goldsmith, Jr. Ex Libris Collection, Clarkesville, TN Estate of Mrs. Lilla F. Hoefer, Columbia, SC Estate of Fay Green, Charlotte, NC Estate of Mr. & Mrs. John Steele, Sr., Charleston, SC Estate of the late Mr & Mrs. Peter Trenholm, Abbeville, SC Estate of Mrs. Marsden Wright Whitney, Stone Mountain, GA Property deaccessioned by the Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC Property from the Guignard Family Collection, Columbia, SC Property from the Mason Family Collection of Summerville, SC Property deaccessioned from North Carolina Corporate Collection Property deaccessioned from the Centennial Museum at the University of Texas at El PasoView all lots in this auction
Description: Anna Heyward Taylor South Carolina (1879 - 1956) HARVESTING RICE woodcut, framed, signed, dated & titled in lower margin: No. 8- Harvesting Rice- Anna Heyward Taylor-1937- image size: H9 1/2" W13" paper size: H12 3/4" W16 1/8" Provenance: Estate of late Gwen S. Davis, Charleston, South Carolina.View additional info »
Description: Wenonah Day Bell New York/Georgia/Pennsylvania (1890-1981) TWO WORKS: IN THE PARK and CENTRAL PARK watercolor, framed, one signed: lower right, and verso with collections label sight sizes: H9 1/2" W23 1/2 and H8" W7" (2pcs) Provenance: Formerly in the Bob Jones University Collection, Greenville, South Carolina.View additional info »
Description: Alfred Hutty South Carolina (1877-1954) GRINDING SUGAR CANE, circa 1930s pencil drawing study for final drypoint, framed, signed: lower right image size: H8 1/8" W9 3/4" Provenance: Property deaccessioned from North Carolina corporate collection.
Condition Report: Very good original condition. Paper support with toning and discoloration consistent with age. Hinged at top.View additional info and full condition report »
Description: William Melton Halsey South Carolina (1915-1999) WANDO CLUB AT SUNRISE, 1962 oil on board, framed, signed; lower right, and inscribed on verso, Wando Club at Sunrise-oil, by Wm. Halsey, 1962 H18" W28" Provenance: Property from a Charleston, South Carolina estate.
Condition Report: UV light exam is clean, old varnish.View additional info »
Description: Myrtle Jones Georgia (1913-2007) STILL LIFE WITH FIGS AND MAGNOLIA, circa 1958 oil on canvas, framed, signed: lower left H28" W24" Provenance: Property from an Irmo, South Carolina private collection. Literature: Jones, Myrtle. A SAVANNAH EXPERIENCE: AN ARTIST EXPRESSION OF LIFE IN SAVANNAH. Savannah, GA: MJ King, 1995. Other Notes: Accompanied by author-signed edition of the above book.View additional info »