Friends and Neighbors of Wingate Hill from 'John Brown's Body'
27 1/2 x 21 1/4
US$ 4,000 - 6,000
John Steuart Curry (American, 1897-1946);
Sold for US$ 1,342
Doyle New York November 8, 2011
Doyle New York was honored to auction Prints and Books from The Creekmore and Adele Fath Charitable Foundation Collection of Austin, Texas on November 8, 2011. This important single-owner sale brings together Mr. Fath's two most enduring passions -- politics and art.
With competitive bidding from buyers in the salesroom, on the telephones and via the Internet, the sale totaled $566,781,surpassing the pre-sale estimate of $315,250-463,700, with a strong 91% sold by lots and 98% sold by value.
The Collection featured 14 of the 19 lithographs that Grant Wood produced, includingJuly Fifteenth, 1938, which sold for $7,500 and Sultry Night, 1939, a record $16,250; Bellows' 1923 lithograph, Billy Sunday, $17,500; Curry’s John Brown,1939, $5,625!
John Steuart Curry (1897-1946)
A Landscape with Tree, Spring
17 x 22in
Sold for US$ 3,231
JOHN STEUART CURRY
(American, 1897-1946) Prize Stallion
Sold for US$ 687