104 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010  | 
(212) 254-4710  |  Mon - Fri, 10AM - 6PM
Follow Us:
  • We are happy to call you during the auction and place bids on your behalf. To arrange phone bidding, please call Swann's bid department during business hours.

    (212) 254-4710 ext. 0
    Mon - Fri 10AM - 6PM

     

    Or, e-mail a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to phonebids@swanngalleries.com. Be sure to include a phone number where we can reach you.

    Bids may also be submitted via fax. Send a list of lots with the sale number and your contact information to (212) 979-1017. You will receive a confirmation before the sale.

    Sale 2203 | Lot 2
    Price Realized: $33,600With Buyer's Premium
    Show Hammer Price
    • Click Image To Enlarge

    • Sale 2203 Lot 2

      EDWARD M. BANNISTER (1828 - 1905)
      Untitled (Rhode Island Landscape).

      Oil on canvas, circa 1895. 865x1120 mm; 34x44 inches. Signed in oil, lower right.

      Provenance: private New York collection.

      This poetic landscape is the largest Edward Bannister oil painting to come to auction and an excellent example of his late painting. Bannister's paintings from the 1890s became less concerned with the human figure in the pastoral landscape. With a freer, painterly approach and thin glazes of color, Bannister's later scenes reflect the New England landscape's atmospheric beauty. They also show the new influence of Impressionism as he moved away from the Barbizon school.
      Estimate $20,000-30,000


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $33,600