Spring Select Auction 2007

European Paintings and Art

291. George K. Gillespie, Ireland, 1924-1996, Among the Twelvepins Connemala Co Galway, oil on canvas, 16" x 20", signed. 4,000-6,000

George K. Gillespie was an important Irish painter of landscapes, beaches and children.

294. Frederick Waters Watts, Britain, 1800-1862, Landscape with old mill, oil on panel, 11" x 16", signed. 3,500-4,000
293. Jakob Ruch, Switzerland, 1868-1914, French Impressionist field of flowers, oil on board, 10" x 16", signed. 1,500-2,500

Listed Swiss painter, studied at the Academie Julien and the Ecole des Beaux Arts.

374. Achille Petrocelli, Italy, b.1861, Portrait of beautiful young woman, oil on canvas, 19" x 13", signed. Ornate gilt frame in velvet lined shadowbox frame, 33" x 27", label on back reads EMERY H BARTON / ODD & ORIGINAL PICTURE FRAMES / 128 W FOURTH ST, CINCINNATI O. 1,000-2,000

Listed Italian artists, known for his portraits of women and musicians, tavern scenes, and genre.

224. John Mansfield Crealock, Britain, 1871-1959, Luxembourg Gardens, 1919, oil on canvas, 25" x 32", signed and dated, title to reverse. 1,000-1,500

Crealock is a well-listed painter of gardens, landscapes, rivers, and flowers.

226. Wiktor Korecki, Poland, 1890-1980, Peasant woman between two cottages, oil on board, 14.5" x 21.5", signed. 800-1,000
223. Large European banquet scene, oil on canvas, 26" x 34", unsigned, after Frans Hals. 800-1,200
219. Snowy boulevard cityscape, pastel, 17" x 20", signed A Janson. 500-700
372. Impressionist canal cityscape, oil on canvas mounted on board, 16" x 20", signed C.E. Sutterlin 29. 500-700
18. River scene with washer women and mills, 20" x 28", unsigned. 400-600
3. Antone Karsen, 20th century, Bright beach scene with children playing, oil on board, 7" x 9.5", signed. 800-1,000
225. F. Walther, Britain, 19th century, Landscape with rowboat and distant house, oil on canvas, 14" x 22", signed. 400-600
7. H. Ensor, Britain, 19th century, Wheat harvesters with distant sail boats, oil on board, 8" x 14", signed. 300-500
88. M. Gianni, Italy, 20th century, Harbor town with woman in foreground, gouache, 7" x 16", signed. 400-600
89. M. Gianni, Italy, 20th century, View of Capri and Mt Vesuvius, gouache, 8" x 11", signed. 150-250
90. M. Gianni, Italy, 20th century, Italian harbor towards Capri, gouache, 8" x 11", signed. 150-250
69. Sir William Russell Flint, Scotland, 1880-1969, Chateau Garden Languedoc, color print, 17" x 22", pencil signed. Printed in margin: Copyright W.J. Stacey (Fine Arts) Ltd London, W.C.2, Printed in England. Excellent condition and image. 300-500

Scottish painter, printmaker and illustrator. Studied at Daniel Stewart's College and the Royal Institute of Art in Edinburgh. Illustrated limited editions of The Canterbury Tales, Morte d'Arthur, and The Odyssey. His prints are highly collectible.

50. Florence Gill, England, d.1926, In The Turnip Field, 1907, oil on panel, 14" x 18", signed on reverse. 400-600

Listed English painter of landscapes, farms, gardens and genre.

44. Early portrait of woman holding a rose, oil on canvas, 28" x 21", old Italian label to back. 300-500
45. Landscape with cows in pasture, oil on canvas, 20" x 27", signed G Peters. 200-400
403. John Gould chromolitho, Thaumalea Picta, marked J. Gould and H.C. Richter del et lith, Walter Imp, 12" x 20", three small tears. Full size of the print is 14.25" x 21.25". It is not glued down, it is taped to the back of the matt. It appears to be a hand colored stone lithograph100-200