Mt. Crawford, VA, United States
Spring Fine & Decorative Arts Auction
Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates
Featuring the collection of the late Winslow Anderson (1917-2007) of Milton, WV, being sold to benefit the Huntington Museum of Art. Anderson was an important designer at Blenko Glass (1947-1953) and Lenox China (1953-1980). He also studied painting and drawing with Hans Hofmann and other influential American artists. This auction will include a large selection of Anderson?s artwork as well as works he collected in Latin America, many examples of his Blenko and Lenox designs, both prototype and commercial pieces, plus more. Much of the Anderson material was the focus of several museum exhibitions. Select consignors in the sale include Luke and Ann Woods, Cincinnati, OH and Spruce Pine, NC; Dorothy Claypool, Alexandria, VA; Virginia Baskett Leach and the late Maurice Derby Leach, Jr., Lexington, VA; C. Richmond and the late Janet J. Gough, Newburg, MD; Carol and the late Jean-Ped Ahrens, Lake Frederick, VA; the estate of Alyce Bohannon, Winchester, VA; additional private collections from Connecticut, Maryland, and Tennessee; property deaccessioned from a Virginia institution to benefit the collections and acquisitions funds; plus others. Featuring English and European furniture and accessories; paintings, prints, and statuary; Asian material of all types; Arts & Crafts and art pottery; fine silver and jewelry; 18th & 19th century porcelain; art and studio glass; &c.
Lot Number: Lowest