Looking for a Parisian cityscape by Edouard Leon Cortes, a snow scene by Aldro T. Hibbard, or a harbor painting by Emile Gruppe? One summer auction covers all these bases.
Based in Fairfield, Maine, James D. Julia Auctioneers hosts an immense summer auction next week that offers something for nearly every collector. The 4-Day Summer Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction kicks off August 19 at 10 a.m. and continues through August 22.
Anthony Thieme, “Rockport,” oil on canvas, 25 x 30 in. James D. Julia
Day 1 of the sale features European and American impressionistic paintings from respected artists of the 19th and 20th centuries. Represented artists include Fernando Cueto Amorsolo, Anthony Thieme, Edouard Leon Cortes, Eugene Galien-Laloue, and Franz Richard Unterberger. Online bidding for Day 1 and the following days of the auction will be offered through Invaluable.com.
Edouard Leon Cortes, “Place Bastille,” oil on canvas, 13 x 18 in. James D. Julia
Landscapes by Americans Aldro T. Hibbard, William Trost Richards, Edmund William Greacen, Eric Sloane and by Canadian Cornelius David Krieghoff make the auction especially strong in this genre. Other highlights include maritime paintings by a master of the subject, Emile Gruppe, and a genre painting by Charles Courtney Curran.
Franz Richard Unterberger, “Venice Under Sunset,” oil on wood panel, 15 1/2 x 24 1/2 in. James D. Julia
The 4-Day Summer Auction continues through August 22, with Day 2 featuring a maritime painting byMontague Dawson, among sculptures and collectibles. Day 3 displays silver, coins, sculpture, vases, and furniture, and Day 4 comprises porcelain and Asian art.
To view the auction catalogue online, visit Invaluable.com