2007 Fall Select Auction

European Paintings and Art, Page One of Two

313. Outstanding oil on canvas portrait of Louisa Pleydell Bouverie at about age ten, in white dress and pantaloons, holding a spray of flowers and a wooden shovel, with a castle in the background, c.1821, 51" x 39.5", in museum quality hand carved gilt frame with exceptional detail including florettes, shells, scrolls, blossoms, dramatic curved leaves, and pierced work, 62" x 52", frame in very good condition. 10,000-15,000

Louisa Bouverie (1811-1898) was daughter of Admiral Duncombe Pleydell Bouverie, second son of the Lord Radnor. She was married to the Honorable Samuel Hay.

Note on back reads: Dec 18, 1893. I wish my cousin Henry H. Haydell Bouverie of 3 Rymon Somerset to have this picture at my death. Louisa Haydell.

322. 18th century portrait of man in armor and blue sash, oil on canvas, 32" x 25.5", unsigned. 4,000-6,000
324. Portrait of gentleman in long gray wig and brown cloak, oil on canvas, 32" x 27", unsigned. 4,000-6,000
314. Pair of 18th century formal portraits of man and woman, oil on canvas, 30" x 25", matching gilt carved frames. 2,500-3,500
323. Portrait of Augustine Martzen, lady of the court of King Leckzinsky of Poland, oil on canvas, 32" x 25.5", unsigned, old label identifies subject and her date of death in 1763. 1,500-2,500
317. Dutch floral still life after Jan van Huysum, oil on canvas, 22.75" x 19.75", in wide ebonized frame. 1,500-2,500
315. Karl Leipold, Germany, 1864-1943, Atmospheric harbor scene with boats, oil on canvas, 18" x 28", signed. 1,500-2,000
321. Norman Macbeth, Scotland, 1821-1888, Portrait of a gentleman, oil on canvas, 11" x 9.25", unsigned, artist's name on plaque to frame. 1,000-1,500

Born in England, Macbeth was one of the most wanted portrait painters of the Scottish aristocracy. He studied at the Academy of Glasgow, and exhibited at the Royal Academy, British Institution, South Kensington Art Society, and more. Father of Robert and Henry Macbeth.

374. A. Colbert, The Jolly Friar, oil on canvas, 13" x 10", signed, gilt openwork frame in shadowbox frame. 800-1,200
307. Charles Towne, England, 1763-1842, Landscape with lakeside castle and swans, oil on canvas, 13" x 17.5", signed. 800-1,200

Painter of landscapes, hunting, and cattle. Exhibited at the Royal Academy. Vice President of the Liverpool Academy.

312. Eduard A. Schmidt, Germany, 1806-1862, Soldiers after battle with distant camp, 1851, oil on canvas, 25" x 20", signed. 800-1,200
146. Friedrich Wilhelm Schwinge, Germany, 1852-1913, Hamburg forest interior, oil on canvas, 22" x 30", signed, old labels on back. 800-1,200
373. Gabriel Carelli, Italy, 1821-1900, Peasants sitting behind church apse, watercolor, 10.25" x 6.5", signed. 800-1,200
152. James Gordon Ogilvie, Danish, 1901-1972, Landscape with distant farms, 1934, oil on canvas, 24" x 34", signed. 800-1,200

Studied at the Royal Art Academy in Copenhagen, traveled extensively, and painted both landscapes and interiors.

153. Fritz Halberg-Krauss, Germany, 1874-1951, Landscape with harbor and bushes, oil on paper laid on canvas, 19" x 27", signed. 750-1,000
145. Emilie Sain de Heers, France, 19th/20th century, Sea Cliffs at Normandy, c.1890, oil on canvas, 15.5" x 23", signed. 600-800

Emilie Sain de Heers studied in Paris, and lived and worked in Montmartre. She is listed in Andre Roussard's Dictionary of Artists of Montmartre.

375. Gilbert Merle, Europe, 20th century, Dutch market scene with cathedral and many people, oil on canvas, 25" x 31", signed, nice carved frame. 600-800
112. William Henry Williamson, England, 1820-1885, Shepherd looking across harbor at his flock, oil on canvas, 8" x 15", signed. 600-800
377. Y. Gianni, Italy, 20th century, Bright Venice harbor scene, watercolor, 14.5" x 18", signed. 600-800
148. Igor Pavlovich Rubinski, Russia, b.1919, Impressionist landscape with blue sky, oil on board, 20" x 27", signed in Cyrillic on back. 500-700

Studied at the Moscow Art Institute, active in Murmansk and later in Moscow. Exhibited at the All-Union Art Exhibition in Moscow in 1946. Specialized in landscapes, worked as a military artist during World War II, made designs for the Bolshoi Theatre, and made murals for Moscow University.

67. B. Kytapel, Russian, 20th century, Still life with red, pink and white blossoms, 1957, oil on canvas, 27" x 23", signed and dated on back. 400-600
1. Jules-Marie Chedeville, France, 19th century, Seaside cottages, oil on mahogany panel, 10" x 16", signed. 500-700

A French Impressionist, Chedeville studied and worked in Paris. He exhibited with the Societaire des Artistes Francais in 1888, and is listed in Benezit.

154. Kirk Van Hoom, Dutch, 20th century, Buildings and people along the docks, oil on canvas, 27" x 21", signed. 500-700