Everard Auctions Sale of works of art and decorative art still open for auction on iGavelAuctions.com

Follower of Sir Thomas Lawrence (United Kingdom, 1769-1830), “A Portrait of a Gentleman”, oil on panel
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A few days from the end, the auctions are still open for the Everard Auctions fine and decorative arts sale, which will run until October 31. Drawn from 3 major regional collections, the sale includes old and modern masters, as well as over 200 decorative arts – with estimates totaling between $ 200,000 and $ 300,000.

One of the most interesting collections was assembled by an American living in London during the postwar period who frequented London auction houses, collecting works attributed to Sir Thomas Lawrence and others. This collection is complemented by a selection of English furniture and decorative artwork and paintings by regional American artists, including Lamar Dodd and early Modernist artists working with the WPA. Other works depicted are scenes of seascapes and views of Venice by artists from the 18th to the 20th century.

A highlight of the sale is the large folio Volume II of The Gouldian birds of Great Britain, dating from 1873 (est .: $ 8,000 to $ 12,000). It should be noted in particular A portrait of a nobleman, by a follower of Conelius Janssens van Ceulen I, a Dutch / British painter active in the early 17th century (est .: $ 1200-1800). The two possible portraits of Sir Thomas Lawrence (est .: $ 1,000 to $ 1,500) are unusually small, with old handwritten labels attributing the work to the artist on the back panel.

Topping the decorative arts category is a rare bold geometric Heriz rug valued at $ 10,000-15,000 and a large group of good quality English furniture from the 18th to early 19th centuries, several in large and very large mahogany. figured.

The auction is visible on the iGavelauctions.com platform until October 31. Quotation requests are addressed to Amanda Everard at [email protected]. Items can be viewed in person at Everard Auctions located at 2436 Waters Ave., Savannah, GA 31404, October 28-30.

George Biddle (PA / CA, 1885-1973), “Fire in the Night”, oil on canvas, 1936,
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Laura J. Boyer