11 - 12 December 2013
ESTATE OF BETTY BARTON EVANS
This lot is offered without a reserve
John Ritto Penniman (American, 1782-1841)
The Duck Hunter
oil on canvas
22 x 27 in. (55.9 x 68.6 cm.)
Painted circa 1805.
Dr. E.A. Tsdale.
with Vose Galleries, Boston.
Mr. Jack Chrysler
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 29 May 1986, lot 22.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
R. Bishop, Folk Paintings of America, New York, 1979, p. 165, no. 165 (illustrated).
This lot is offered without reserve.
The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
The world-renowned interior designer selects favourite objects from our forthcoming Interiors sale in London on 13 September
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms
Artists, patrons and critics have argued for centuries over the right way to frame a painting. Ultimately, it’s a matter of personal taste, says Andrew Graham-Dixon
Christie’s specialists discuss Haring, Banksy and Stik, and how to bring the street into the home
Offered on 6 December in London, Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England