Works of Art sold to Benefit the Berkshire Museum 2018

22 Artworks Sold at Sotheby’s

Thomas Moran
Thomas Moran / The Last Arrow / 1867
George Durrie
George Henry Durrie / Hunter in Winter Wood / 1860
Albert Bierstadt
Albert Bierstadt / Giant Redwood Trees of California (King’s River, Big Tree Grove, California) / 1874
Thomas Wilmer Dewing
Thomas Wilmer Dewing / The White Dress / 1921
Charles Wilson Peale
Charles Wilson Peale / Portrait of General David Forman / 1784
Benjamin West
Benjamin West. P.R.A. / Daniel interpreting to Belshazzar the handwriting on the wall / 1775
Alexander Calder - Dancing Torpedo Shape
Alexander Calder / Dancing Torpedo Shape / wood, wire, sheet metal and paint / executed in 1932 / purchased by the Calder Foundation
Ten-Panel Coromandel ‘Birthday’ screen, Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period, dated Jisi year, corresponding to 1689
Large Blue and White ‘Dragon’ vase, Qing Dynasty, 18th / Early 19th Century
Norman Rockwell's Blacksmith's Boy-Heel and Toe
Norman Rockwell / Blacksmith’s Boy – Heel and Toe / oil on canvas / painted in 1940 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 23, 2018
Frederic Church - Valley of Santa Isabel
Frederic Edwin Church / Valley of Santa Isabel, New Granada / oil on canvas / 1875 / Did not sell at Sotheby’s on May 23, 2018. Sold privately to Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
John LaFarge - Magnolia
John LaFarge / Magnolia / oil on panel / 1859 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 23, 2018
Rembrandt Peale - George Washington
Rembrandt Peale / 1778-1860 / George Washington / oil on canvas / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 23, 2018
William Bouguereau - Newborn lamb
William Bouguereau / The Newborn Lamb / oil on canvas / 1873 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 22, 2018
William Bouguereau - The Pony Back Ride
William Bouguereau / La Bourrique (The Pony-Back Ride) / oil on canvas / 1884 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 22, 2018
Adriaen Isenbrant / Bruges circa 1485-1551 / The Flight into Egypt / oil on panel / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 22, 2018
Adriaen Isenbrant_The Temptation of Adam and Eve
Adriaen Isenbrant / Bruges circa 1485-1551 / Adam and Eve / oil on panel / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 22, 2018
Charles Francois Daubigny
Charles Francois Daubigny / French 1817-1878 / Paysans allant aux champs (Le Matin) / oil on canvas / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 22, 2018
Alexander Calder Double Arc and Sphere
Alexander Calder / Double Arc and Sphere / wood, wire, rod and paint / executed in 1932 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 16, 2018 / purchased by the Calder Foundation
Henry Moore
Henry Moore / Three Seated Women / pencil, crayon, charcoal, ink wash and pen and ink on paper / executed in 1942 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 14, 2018
Francis Picabia
Francis Picabia / Force Comique / watercolor on paper/ executed in 1914 / Sold at Sotheby’s on May 14, 2018
Norman Rockwell - Shuffleton's Barbershop
Norman Rockwell / Shuffleton’s Barbershop / oil on canvas / painted in 1950 / A deal was struck with George Lucas to acquire the artwork for an undisclosed sum in early 2018