Milton Avery

American, 1885–1965

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Milton Avery

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American, 1885–1965

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Riders in the Park, 1940
Sold on Apr 9, 2021
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Artwork Info
Painting
watercolor on paper mounted on board
55.25 x 37.47 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 9, 2021
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Description
Executed in 1940. watercolor on paper mounted on board 14 3/4 x 21 3/4 inches Please note that while this auction is hosted on Sothebys.com, it is being administered by the Palm Springs Art Museum (the “PSAM”), and all post-sale matters (inclusive of invoicing and property pickup/shipment) will be handled by the PSAM. As such, Sotheby’s will share the contact details for the winning bidders with the Palm Springs Art Museum so that they may be in touch directly post-sale.    All works offered in this auction will be shipped to buyer from the artist’s studio/gallery. In some cases, this includes international locations, please contact [email protected] to confirm the shipping location for this lot.
Riders in the Park, 1940
watercolor on paper mounted on board
Apr 9, 2021
Sotheby's
Price not available
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Painting
55.25 x 37.47 cm
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Auction Sale
Apr 9, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
Executed in 1940. watercolor on paper mounted on board 14 3/4 x 21 3/4 inches Please note that while this auction is hosted on Sothebys.com, it is being administered by the Palm Springs Art Museum (the “PSAM”), and all post-sale matters (inclusive of invoicing and property pickup/shipment) will be handled by the PSAM. As such, Sotheby’s will share the contact details for the winning bidders with the Palm Springs Art Museum so that they may be in touch directly post-sale.    All works offered in this auction will be shipped to buyer from the artist’s studio/gallery. In some cases, this includes international locations, please contact [email protected] to confirm the shipping location for this lot.
$32,760
Pale Tree, 1953
Sold on Feb 17, 2021
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Work on Paper
watercolor and pen on paper
27.94 x 77.47 cm
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Realized Price
$32,760
Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
signed  and dated 1953 (lower left) watercolor and pen on paper sheet: 30 ½ by 11 ¼ inches (77.5 by 28.6 cm) framed: 44 by 24 ¼ inches (111.7 by 61.6 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Pale Tree, 1953
watercolor and pen on paper
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
$32,760
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Work on Paper
27.94 x 77.47 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$32,760
Description
signed  and dated 1953 (lower left) watercolor and pen on paper sheet: 30 ½ by 11 ¼ inches (77.5 by 28.6 cm) framed: 44 by 24 ¼ inches (111.7 by 61.6 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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Avery and his Artist Friends, 1950
Sold on Feb 17, 2021
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Work on Paper
watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper
76.2 x 55.9 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
signed  and dated 1950 (lower left) watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper sheet: 22 by 30 inches (55.9 by 76.2 cm) framed: 31 by 39 inches (78.7 by 99.1 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Avery and his Artist Friends, 1950
watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper
Feb 17, 2021
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Work on Paper
76.2 x 55.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
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Realized Price
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Description
signed  and dated 1950 (lower left) watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper sheet: 22 by 30 inches (55.9 by 76.2 cm) framed: 31 by 39 inches (78.7 by 99.1 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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Portrait of Ethel Haase Brotan
Sold on Feb 17, 2021
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Painting
oil on board
38.1 x 49.85 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
signed  (lower right) oil on board board: 19 ⅝ by 15 ⅝ inches (49.8 by 39.7 cm) framed: 23 ½ by 19 inches (59.7 by 48.3 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Portrait of Ethel Haase Brotan
oil on board
Feb 17, 2021
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Painting
38.1 x 49.85 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
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Description
signed  (lower right) oil on board board: 19 ⅝ by 15 ⅝ inches (49.8 by 39.7 cm) framed: 23 ½ by 19 inches (59.7 by 48.3 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
$40,320
Cerise Blouse, 1957
Sold on Feb 17, 2021
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Painting
oil on canvasboard
22.9 x 30.5 cm
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Realized Price
$40,320
Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
signed  and dated 1957 (lower left); also bears inscription (on the reverse) oil on canvasboard canvasboard: 12 by 9 inches (30.5 by 22.9 cm) framed: 16 by 13 ¼ inches (40.6 by 33.7 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Cerise Blouse, 1957
oil on canvasboard
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
$40,320
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Artwork Info
Painting
22.9 x 30.5 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$40,320
Description
signed  and dated 1957 (lower left); also bears inscription (on the reverse) oil on canvasboard canvasboard: 12 by 9 inches (30.5 by 22.9 cm) framed: 16 by 13 ¼ inches (40.6 by 33.7 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
$113,400
Girl in Stocking Hat, 1945
Sold on Feb 17, 2021
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil on canvas
63.5 x 76.2 cm
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Realized Price
$113,400
Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Description
Property of A Distinguished Private Collector signed and dated 1945 (lower right) oil on canvas canvas: 30 by 25 inches (76.2 by 63.5 cm) framed: 37 ¼ by 32 ¼ inches (94.6 by 81.9 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Girl in Stocking Hat, 1945
oil on canvas
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
$113,400
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Painting
63.5 x 76.2 cm
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Auction Sale
Feb 17, 2021
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$113,400
Description
Property of A Distinguished Private Collector signed and dated 1945 (lower right) oil on canvas canvas: 30 by 25 inches (76.2 by 63.5 cm) framed: 37 ¼ by 32 ¼ inches (94.6 by 81.9 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of opinion from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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Mender, 1960
Sold on Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
oil on canvas
71.8 x 101.6 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
"/by/Milton Avery/40x38/1960 (on the reverse) oil on canvas 40 by 28 1/4 inches (101.6 by 71.8 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Mender, 1960
oil on canvas
Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
71.8 x 101.6 cm
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Dec 11, 2020
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Description
"/by/Milton Avery/40x38/1960 (on the reverse) oil on canvas 40 by 28 1/4 inches (101.6 by 71.8 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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Pink Cock, 1943
Sold on Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
oil on canvas
121.9 x 91.4 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
signed Milton Avery (lower right) oil on canvas 36 by 48 inches (91.4 by 121.9 cm) Painted in 1943.  This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Pink Cock, 1943
oil on canvas
Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
121.9 x 91.4 cm
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Dec 11, 2020
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Description
signed Milton Avery (lower right) oil on canvas 36 by 48 inches (91.4 by 121.9 cm) Painted in 1943.  This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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Sleeping Lamb, 1963
Sold on Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
oil on canvasboard
30.5 x 22.9 cm
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Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
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Description
"/by/Milton Avery/9x12/1963 (on the reverse) oil on canvasboard 9 by 12 inches (22.9 by 30.5 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Sleeping Lamb, 1963
oil on canvasboard
Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
30.5 x 22.9 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
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Description
"/by/Milton Avery/9x12/1963 (on the reverse) oil on canvasboard 9 by 12 inches (22.9 by 30.5 cm) This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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Swimming Hole, 1940
Sold on Dec 11, 2020
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil on canvas
91.4 x 71.1 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
/by/Milton Avery/28x36/1940 (on the reverse) oil on canvas 28 by 36 inches (71.1 by 91.4 cm) Painted in 1940.  This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
Swimming Hole, 1940
oil on canvas
Dec 11, 2020
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Painting
91.4 x 71.1 cm
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Auction Sale
Dec 11, 2020
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Description
/by/Milton Avery/28x36/1940 (on the reverse) oil on canvas 28 by 36 inches (71.1 by 91.4 cm) Painted in 1940.  This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, New York.
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