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Tag: John Emms

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    New Forest Painting by John Emms Featured in Upcoming Brunk Auctions Event

    John Emms, a prolific Norfolk painter, was famous for his lifelike portraits of animals. To fulfill his artistic endeavors, Emms eventually settled in London. His mastery of both painting and equestrian skills granted him multiple commissions in the city. Emms’ New Forest paintings of barn animals showcased his artistic ability…

    John Emms
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    Premier Auctions | Session II

    Milton Avery was noted for his use of lyrical color in paintings of landscapes, figures, and still lifes. A New York native, he was a central figure of the 20th-century American art scene who did not seek to categorize his work. Avery often claimed, “I never have any rules to…

    John James Audubon
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    European Art

    Lucien Lévy-Dhurmer started his artistic career as a lithographer and ceramist before revolutionalizing the French pottery style in the 1890s. It was only after 1895, following a trip to Italy, that he started working with oil paint. His first exhibition at the Galerie Georges Petit in Paris was comprised of…

    DÉSIRÉ-FRANÇOIS LAUGÉE (French, 1823-1896)
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    It's a dog's life at Bonhams 19th Century Art sale

    The Bitch Pack of the Meath Foxhounds by John Emms. Estimate: £180,000-250,000. Photo: Bonhams. LONDON.- The Victorian animal painter John Emms (1843-1912) was never happier than when surrounded by dogs, preferably on the sporting field. So, it is no surprise that his very finest work features hunting dogs as in The…

    It's a dog's life at Bonhams 19th Century Art sale
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    Richmond, Virginia Premier Auction

    The American Atlas was first published in 1776 in London by Thomas Jefferys. This atlas was the most comprehensive detailed and accurate survey of the American colonies at the beginning of the Revolution. Summarized in 22 engraved maps on 29 sheets, The American Atlas will be presented at the Richmond,…

    14kt. Garnet and Diamond Ring/Auctiondaily