Thursday, May 14, 2015

7 Works, American Western Paintings

George de Forest Brush
1855 - 1941
[THE INDIAN AND THE LILY]
Photogravure
framed 32 by 30 1/4 inches
(81.3 by 76.8 cm)

Eanger Irving Couse
1866 - 1936
THE FLUTE PLAYER (INDIAN PLAYING FLUTE)
signed E.I. Couse (lower left); also inscribed The Flute Player/E.I. Couse on the reverse
oil on canvas
18 1/8 by 22 1/8 inches
(46 by 56.2 cm)
Painted circa 1907.

Joseph Henry Sharp
1859 - 1953
WINTER ON THE CROW RESERVATION (CROW RESERVATION IN WINTER)
signed J.H. Sharp and dated 1904 (lower left)
oil on canvas
18 by 27 inches
(45.7 by 68.6 cm)

Olaf Carl Seltzer
1877 - 1957
THE SENTINEL
signed O.C. Seltzer (lower right)
oil on canvas
14 1/8 by 20 3/8 inches
(35.9 by 51.8 cm)

Bert Geer Phillips
1868 - 1956
THE RABBIT HUNTERS
signed Phillips (lower right)
oil on board
4 by 6 inches
(10.2 by 15.2 cm)

Edgar Alwin Payne
1882 - 1947
NAVAJOS ON HORSEBACK
signed Edgar Payne (lower right)
oil on canvas
28 by 34 inches
(71.1 by 86.4 cm)
Painted circa 1930.

Fremont F. Ellis
1897 - 1985
NAVAJO COUNTRY (NAVAJOS ON HORSEBACK)
inscribed Navajo Country on the reverse
oil on canvas
28 by 36 inches
(71.1 by 91.4 cm)
Painted circa the 1920s.

Acknowledgement: Sothebey's