Winfred Rembert’s Iconic Tooled Leather Artworks Available in Upcoming Brunk Auctions EventMar 24, 2023 09:00 EDT
David Johnson was a self-taught painter famous for his landscape and cattle art paintings. His works are notable for their creativity, accuracy, rich palette, and extensive research. The artworks mainly depict detailed Northeastern landscapes, making them fine examples of Luminism. The upcoming sale from Brunk Auctions presents an oil painting by David Johnson. View of West Point from Fort Putnam portrays the French Barbizon School’s influence on his work. The available painting demonstrates Johnson’s signature airy brushstrokes. Another notable lot in the sale is a dyed tooled leather artwork by Winfred Rembert. Titled Chain Gang Picking Cotton #3, it represents memories of Rembert’s childhood. Winfred Rembert began creating art when he was 52. The artist utilized hand tools, shoe dye, and leather canvas to create these visual artworks. His works portray how one can endure harsh conditions and yet be optimistic. Rembert’s autobiographical art is noteworthy for its vibrant colors and repetitive patterns.
The auction also highlights a bronze sculpture by Hermon Atkins MacNeil. Primitive Chant to the Great Spirit is a sculpture of a Sioux warrior named Black Pipe. The 1901 sculpture depicts Black Pipe performing a dance. It portrays religious memories of Black Pipe and MacNeil’s blissful experience while creating the piece. The catalog offers multiple rugs, including a Shekarlu Qashqai rug. The Shekarlus were not available commercially due to their household usage. These rare rugs are sought-after among collectors. The available 20th-century Shekarlu rug features signature peacocks and animal motifs. It has a typical S-pattern white geometric border. Other featured lots include a Valentin Magro 5.30-carat emerald-cut diamond ring, a Browning pump action shotgun, early English furniture, Chinese porcelain, and silverware. Explore the entire catalog, register to bid in the Premier Auction – Session I – March 24, 2023 sale on Bidsquare, and browse other online auctions.
Lot Categories:Jewelry (131), Furniture (102), Collectibles (99), Fine Art (52)
# of Lots:413
Price Range:$100 - $300,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|View Of West Point From Fort Putnam By David Johnson.|| Estimate: |
|Chain Gang Picking Cotton #3 By Winfred Rembert.|| Estimate: |
|18kt. 5.30ct. Emerald Cut Diamond In A Valentin Magro Diamond Ring|| Estimate: |
|Hermon Atkins MacNeil Bronze.|| Estimate: |
|Shekarlu Qashqai Rug.|| Estimate: |
|Browning Pump Action Shotgun.|| Estimate: |
- 117 Tunnel Road , Asheville, North Carolina 28805
- [email protected]