Notable Sales

  • Marshall Joseph Smith, Jr.
    (American/Louisiana, 1854-1923; active New Orleans 1870-1906)
    "Laundry Day on Lake Pontchartrain Near Mouth of the Tchefuncte River with Steamboat in the Distance"
    oil on canvas
    24" x 42"
    Estimate: $120,000 - $180,000
    Sale 0602

    SOLD $555,000

  • William Henry Buck
    (Norwegian, 1840-1888; Active New Orleans 1869-1888)
    "Morning Respite after the Duck Hunt, North Shore, Lake Pontchartrain"
    oil on canvas
    18" x 34-1/4"
    Estimate: $125,00 - $250,000
    Sale 0702

    SOLD $533,000

  • Richard Clague
    (American/Louisiana, 1821-1873)
    "Rural Louisiana Farm Scene"
    oil on canvas
    24" x 32"
    Estimate: $90,000 - $120,000
    Sale 0503

    SOLD $421,750

  • William Henry Buck
    (b. Norway 1840, d. New Orleans 1888; Active New Orleans 1869-1888)
    "Bay St. Louis"
    oil on canvas
    24" x 40"
    Estimate: $120,000 - $180,000
    Sale 0503

    SOLD $377,750

  • John McCrady
    (b. Canton, Mississippi 1911, d. New Orleans, Louisiana 1968)
    "Steamboat 'Round the Bend", painted 1945-1946
    multi-stage on canvas
    6' 6" x 14'
    Estimate $150,000 - $250,000
    Sale 9702

    SOLD $308,000

  • William Henry Buck
    (Norwegian/Louisiana, 1840-1888)
    "Louisiana Bayou Settlement with Cattle, Probably Bayou Teche, Oaklawn Plantation, now Oaklawn Manor, Franklin, Louisiana", 1878
    oil on canvas laid on board with stretcher supports
    18-1/4" x 30"
    Estimate: $75,000 - $150,000
    Sale 1705

    SOLD $275,000

  • William Henry Buck
    (American/New Orleans, 1840-1888)
    "Lookout Fishing Club on L & N Railroad, New Orleans", 1883
    oil on canvas
    18" x 30"
    Estimate $150,000 - $300,000
    Sale 1403

    SOLD $251,500

  • William Henry Buck
    (Norwegian/New Orleans, 1840-1888)
    "Bayou Scene:  Probably the Footbridge at Indian Bayou in the Atchafalaya River Basin", 1880
    oil on canvas
    18" x 30"
    Estimate: $175,000 - $250,000
    Sale 1601

    SOLD $231,250

  • José Francisco Xavier de Salazar y Mendoza
    (Mexican, mid-1700's -1802; active New Orleans ca. 1782-1802)
    "Portrait of Louise Duralde", ca. 1790-1800
    oil on canvas
    36" x 29"
    Estimate $60,000 - $90,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $203,000

  • Richard Clague, Jr.
    (French/Louisiana, 1821-1873; active New Orleans 1850-1873)
    "View of Bay St. Louis, Mississippi"
    oil on canvas
    8-3/4" x 12-1/2"
    Estimate: $18,000 - $25,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $181,000

  • Alexandre Alaux
    (French, 1851-1932; active New Orleans 1869-1932)
    "The Avondale Ferry", ca. 1910
    oil on canvas
    28-5/8" x 36"
    Estimate $12,000 - $18,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $181,000

  • Attributed to John Antrobus
    (English/American, 1831-1907; active New Orleans 1859-60)
    "Family on a Plantation Porch Overlooking the River and Flooded Levee with a Steamboat in the Distance"
    oil on canvas
    30" x 45"
    Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $148,000

  • John McCrady
    (American/Louisiana, 1911-1968)
    "Dilemma", 1946
    multi-stage on canvas
    31-1/4" x 22-1/2"
    Estimate: $70,000 - $100,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $148,000

  • John Antrobus
    (British, 1831-1907; Active New Orleans 1859-1860)
    "Mystic Louisiana Bayou Scene with White Heron"
    oil on canvas
    13-3/4" x 22-1/4"
    Estimate: $60,000 - $90,000
    Sale 0803

    SOLD $148,000

  • Joseph Rusling Meeker
    (American/New Jersey, 1827-1887; Active New Orleans)
    "Near Lake Pontchartrain", 1875
    oil on canvas
    14" x 18"
    Estimate: $45,000 - $70,000
    Sale 0703

    SOLD $140,000

  • William Henry Buck
    (Norwegian/Louisiana, 1840-1888)
    "Moored Schooner, Possibly North Shore, Lake Pontchartrain"
    oil on canvas
    12" x 20"
    Estimate: $60,000 - $90,000
    Sale 1807

    SOLD $131,250

  • William Woodward
    (American/New Orleans, 1859-1939)
    "View of St. Louis Cathedral from Chartres Street", 1907
    oil crayon on board
    19" x 14-7/8"
    Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $115,000

  • Richard Clague
    (American/Louisiana, 1821-1873)
    "Sawmill Near Madisonville", ca. 1870
    oil on canvas
    6-1/2" x 11-1/2"
    Estimate: $40,000 - $80,000
    Sale 1601

    SOLD $112,500

  • Clarence Millet
    (American/Louisiana, 1897-1959)
    "Back Bay Biloxi"
    oil on canvas
    30" x 36"
    Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $104,000

  • Helen M. Turner
    (American/Louisiana, 1858-1958)
    "The Moth", 1918
    oil on canvas
    27-1/2" x 19-1/2"
    Estimate: $75,000 - $125,000
    Sale 1205

    SOLD $92,250

  • Bror Anders Wikström
    (Swedish, 1840-1909; active New Orleans 1883-1909)
    "Florida Coastline"
    oil on canvas
    20" x 30"
    Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $87,500

  • August Norieri
    (American/New Orleans, 1860-1898)
    "Loading the Boats at the Esplanade Wharf, French Quarter; the Red Store Visible in the Distance", ca. 1885-90
    oil on canvas
    17-1/2" x 29-1/4"
    Estimate: $18,000 - $25,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $82,000

  • Achille Peretti
    (Italian/Louisiana, 1822-1891)
    "Chickens and Roosters in a Louisiana Barn"
    oil on canvas
    12" x 16"
    Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
    Sale 0703

    SOLD $82,000

  • Paul Ninas
    (American/New Orleans, 1903-1964)
    "The Pink Headland", ca. 1929
    oil on canvas
    25-5/8" x 36-1/4"
    Estimate: $9,000 - $12,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $71,000

  • Robert Wadsworth Grafton
    (American, 1876-1936; active New Orleans 1916-1920)
    "Jackson Square, Showing St. Louis Cathedral and Cabildo, New Orleans"
    oil on canvas
    21" x 33"
    Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $71,000

  • Kate Freeman Clark
    (American/Mississippi, 1875-1957)
    "Summer Landscape", ca. 1909
    oil on canvas
    26" x 30"
    Estimate: $40,000 - $70,000
    Sale 1404

    SOLD $66,420

  • August Norieri
    (American/New Orleans, 1860-1898)
    "Tugboat and Sailboat on Lake Pontchartrain"
    oil on canvas
    18" x 30-1/4"
    Estimate: $8,000 - $12,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $65,500

  • William Aiken Walker
    (American/South Carolina, 1838-1921, Active New Orleans, 1876-1905)
    "Wash Day"
    oil on board
    6" x 12"
    Estimate: $12,000 - $18,000
    Sale 0703

    SOLD $60,000

  • Walter Inglis Anderson
    (American/Mississippi, 1903-1965)
    "Cars and Bicycles", ca. 1944-45
    25" x 19"
    Estimate: $25,000 - $40,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $50,400

  • Paul E. Poincy
    (American/New Orleans, 1833-1909)
    "Elegant Southern Lady Preparing for an Afternoon Call", 1886
    oil on canvas
    24-1/4" x 16-1/8"
    Estimate: $18,000 - $25,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $38,400

  • Lulu King Saxon
    (American/Louisiana, b. ca. 1855-1927)
    "Uptown Street, New Orleans"
    oil on canvas
    24" x 18"
    Estimate: $3,500 - $5,000
    Sale 0603

    SOLD $36,000

  • John McCrady
    (American/Louisiana, 1911-1968)
    "Seated Model with Still Life", 1933
    oil on canvas
    25" x 34"
    Estimate: $10,000 - $15,000
    Sale 1404

    SOLD $29,520

  • Paul Sawyier
    (American/Kentucky, 1865-1917)
    "Mayme Bull Canoeing on the Elkhorn Creek, Frankfort, Kentucky"
    watercolor
    11-3/4" x 20-1/4"

    SOLD $22,500

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