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William C Emerson Sold at Auction Prices

b. 1865 - d. 1937

Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute.

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    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      May. 30, 2024

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $1,000 - $1,500

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signed lower right, measures 7 x 9 inches Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute.

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      Dec. 14, 2023

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signe, measures 7 x 9 inches Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute.

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      Sep. 14, 2023

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signe, measures 7 x 9 inches Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute.

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      Jul. 01, 2023

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signe, measures 7 x 9 inches Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute.

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      May. 25, 2023

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signe, measures 7 x 9 inches Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute.

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      Oct. 30, 2022

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $1,500 - $2,000

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signed , measures 7 x 9 inches

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American
      Sep. 21, 2022

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) American

      Est: $2,000 - $3,000

      William C. Emerson (1865 - 1937) oil on canvas, Signe, measures 7 x 9 inches

      Cutler Bay Auctions
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON, AMERICAN 1865-1937, TONALIST LANDSCAPE, Oil on canvas, 18 1/2 x 24 in. (46.99 x 60.96 cm.), Frame: 23 1/4 x 29 in. (59.06 x 73.66 cm.)
      Jun. 29, 2022

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON, AMERICAN 1865-1937, TONALIST LANDSCAPE, Oil on canvas, 18 1/2 x 24 in. (46.99 x 60.96 cm.), Frame: 23 1/4 x 29 in. (59.06 x 73.66 cm.)

      Est: $300 - $500

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON AMERICAN, 1865-1937 TONALIST LANDSCAPE Oil on canvas Lower right signed: Emerson

      Potomack Company
    • William C. Emerson, (American, 1865-1937), A Pair of Tonalist Landscapes, oil on board, 6 7/8" x 10 7/8"; 4 1/4" x 6 1/8"
      Jun. 09, 2021

      William C. Emerson, (American, 1865-1937), A Pair of Tonalist Landscapes, oil on board, 6 7/8" x 10 7/8"; 4 1/4" x 6 1/8"

      Est: $500 - $700

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937) A Pair of Tonalist Landscapes oil on board signed lower left and lower right 6 7/8" x 10 7/8"; 4 1/4" x 6 1/8"

      Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON (AMERICAN, 1865-1937)
      Apr. 17, 2021

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON (AMERICAN, 1865-1937)

      Est: $200 - $400

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON (AMERICAN, 1865-1937) Revelation Oil on board, signed lower right. A misty, towering grove of ethereal trees structured and reaching in a way reminiscent of brain stems. Behind glass and gilt framed. Provenance: Collection of Dr. & Mrs. Luis Schwarz, St. Louis, MO Sight: 27" height, 39.5" width; frame: 35.25" height, 43.25" width

      Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Feb. 08, 2020

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $200 - $300

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937), Tonalist mixed medium painted landscape of forest, signed lower left "Emerson 08", framed with linen liner under glass 26 3/4" x 21 5/8" framed, one of his earlier works.

      The Cobbs
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON, American (1865-1937), Summer Dreams, oil on board, titled and inscribed "painted by William C Emerson" on revers...
      Jan. 23, 2020

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON, American (1865-1937), Summer Dreams, oil on board, titled and inscribed "painted by William C Emerson" on revers...

      Est: $400 - $600

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON American (1865-1937) Summer Dreams oil on board, titled and inscribed "painted by William C Emerson" on reverse Framed dimensions - 32 x 40 inches 22 x 30 inches Other Notes: Tags: American Impressionism, Tonalism, oil painting, 19th century, 20th century, oil painting

      Shannon's
    • Painting, William C. Emerson
      Dec. 14, 2019

      Painting, William C. Emerson

      Est: $300 - $500

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937), Landscape with Clouds, oil on board, signed verso, overall (with frame): 17.5"h x 14.5"w

      Clars Auctions
    • Painting, William C. Emerson
      Nov. 16, 2019

      Painting, William C. Emerson

      Est: $500 - $700

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937), Landscape with Clouds, oil on board, signed verso, overall (with frame): 17.5"h x 14.5"w

      Clars Auctions
    • Painting, William C. Emerson
      Jul. 14, 2019

      Painting, William C. Emerson

      Est: $600 - $900

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937), "Fall Harmonies," oil on board, signed lower right, title placard affixed verso, board: 21"h x 29.25"w, overall (with frame): 26"h x 34.25"w

      Clars Auctions
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $400 - $700

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937), Tonalist oil landscape of forest, signed lower left "Emerson 08", framed with linen liner under glass 26 3/4" x 21 5/8" framed, one of his earlier works.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $400 - $700

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937), Tonalist oil on board landscape painting, unsigned but descended in a member of his family, 28" x 36" small losses to corners and one edge, depicting woman dancing under a large tree, unframes, marked "Donlon #1" on reverse.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $400 - $700

      William C. Emerson, Tonalist oil on board landscape painting, unsigned but descended in the family, marked "#4 Donlon" on the back, some edge loss to the paint in the upper right, 28 1/4" x 25 3/4", unframed.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $400 - $700

      William C. Emerson, Two tonalist oil on artist board paintings, both unsigned but descended in the artists family, 19 3/4" x 19 3/4", both with small corner loses and 23 3/4" x 23 3/4", both unframed.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $300 - $500

      William C. Emerson, Tonalist oil on canvas painting, unsigned but descended in his family, 28" x 36", marked on the back "Donlon #1", edge separation of paint, losses, crackle, unframed.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $400 - $700

      William C. Emerson, Tonalist oil on board landscape painting, unsigned but descended in the family, marked on back "#3 Donlon", 28" x 36" wide, some edge chipping to paint, also has a wooden stretcher attached to back.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $300 - $500

      William C. Emerson, Tonalist oil on artist board painting, unsigned but descended in the artists family, 28" x 36" wide, unframed, some bubbling of paint in the center and edge losses, marked on the back "Donlon #5".

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William C. Emerson, Conn. and California (1865-1937)

      Est: $400 - $700

      William C. Emerson, Tonalist oil on artist board painting, unsigned but descended in his family, 28" x 36", unframed, marked on the back "Donlon #8".

      The Cobbs
    • William Emerson Tonalist Landscape
      Jul. 13, 2019

      William Emerson Tonalist Landscape

      Est: $1,000 - $1,200

      William Emerson (American/Connecticut, 1865-1937) pastel Tonalist landscape, oil on board, depicting four figures at left, mounting a hilltop, with a grove of trees in autumn colors at right. Signed "Emerson" lower right. Remnants of an old label en verso, illegible writing. Framed under glass in a whitewashed molded Rococo style frame with shell and scroll carving. Sight - 21 1/2" H x 29 1/2" W. Framed - 27" H x 35" W. Biography: Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute. Sources: Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art" and Glenn Opitz, "Mantle Fielding's Dictionary of American Painters, Sculptors, and Engravers". (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com.)

      Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals
    • Painting, William C. Emerson
      May. 19, 2019

      Painting, William C. Emerson

      Est: $1,000 - $2,000

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937), "Fall Harmonies," oil on board, signed lower right, title placard affixed verso, board: 21"h x 29.25"w, overall (with frame): 26"h x 34.25"w

      Clars Auctions
    • Painting, William C. Emerson
      Mar. 17, 2019

      Painting, William C. Emerson

      Est: $500 - $700

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937), "Blue and Gold Symphony," oil on board, artist title placard affixed lower center, sight: 12"h x 16"w, overall (with frame): 18.5"h x 23"w

      Clars Auctions
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON OIL ON BOARD
      Sep. 16, 2018

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON OIL ON BOARD

      Est: $300 - $500

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON (1865-1937) OIL ON BOARD, H 26'', W 26'', "FIGURE AMONG THE TREES" New canaan, Connecticut artist. Signed lower right. W 17065 Main St. Curtis. 30 1/2'' x 30''

      DuMouchelles
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON (Connecticut, 1865-1937) temper
      Mar. 27, 2018

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON (Connecticut, 1865-1937) temper

      Est: $500 - $700

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON (Connecticut, 1865-1937) tempera on board, "Nymphs in Woodland Landscape." Signed lower right, dated 1910, brass name plaque attached to frame. Image measures 34" x 25". In a wood frame; 39" x 29.75" overall.

      O'Gallerie
    • TREES BY WILLIAM C. EMERSON (AMERICAN, 1865-1937).
      Jan. 20, 2018

      TREES BY WILLIAM C. EMERSON (AMERICAN, 1865-1937).

      Est: $300 - $600

      TREES BY WILLIAM C. EMERSON (AMERICAN, 1865-1937). Watercolor, signed to the back board "W. C. Emerson To Mrs. Emily Hutchings, St. Louis Mo.". Children running among trees in a summer landscape. 16"h. 12"w. Framed 17.5"h. 21.5"w.

      Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers
    • William C. Emerson landscape, tempera on board
      Aug. 05, 2017

      William C. Emerson landscape, tempera on board

      Est: $600 - $800

      William C. Emerson (Connecticut, 1865-1937) egg tempera on board painting depicting a landscape with autumnal trees. Signed and dated, Emerson/ 09, lower right. Housed in a Rococo style giltwood frame. Sight - 21 3/4" H x 27 3/4" W. Framed - 29" H x 35" W. Provenance: Property private Louisville, KY collection. Biography (courtesy Askart): Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)

      Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals
    • William C. Emerson, Conn./California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 15, 2017

      William C. Emerson, Conn./California (1865-1937)

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson, Conn./California (1865-1937) oil on board of a tonalist landscape of a group of trees with women underneath, unsigned, 28" x 35 1/2" in a matted frame. Provenance is the same as #194.

      The Cobbs
    • William C. Emerson, Conn./California (1865-1937)
      Jul. 15, 2017

      William C. Emerson, Conn./California (1865-1937)

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson, Conn./California (1865-1937) oil on board painting of a treed landscape with women dancing, signed lower right "W.E", 28" x 36", unframed, some small areas of paint loss. Provenance- New Hampshire collection who purchased from a descendant of the artist. Emerson moved to California from NE and changed his style of painting to be a tonalist and stayed there until his death. The Paintings here came from his grand-niece in Mass., who inherited them.

      The Cobbs
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON, American (1865-1937), Figure Among the Trees, oil on board, signed "Emerson" lower left., 26 x 25 3/4 inches
      Jun. 15, 2017

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON, American (1865-1937), Figure Among the Trees, oil on board, signed "Emerson" lower left., 26 x 25 3/4 inches

      Est: $700 - $900

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON American (1865-1937) Figure Among the Trees oil on board, signed "Emerson" lower left. 26 x 25 3/4 inches Provenance: Private Collection, New York. Other Notes: Tags: Painting / Paintings, Impressionist / Impressionism, American, 19th / 20th Century, Tonalist / Tonalism, Landscape

      Shannon's
    • EMERSON, WILLIAM C.
      May. 21, 2017

      EMERSON, WILLIAM C.

      Est: $1,500 - $2,500

      (Born 1865 American) Impressionist landscape, oil on wood panel in Newcomb Macklin frame, initialed lower right, approximate image size 28" x 36", frame 35 3/4" x 43 1/2".

      Bunte Auction Services
    • William C. Emerson landscape, tempera on board
      Jan. 21, 2017

      William C. Emerson landscape, tempera on board

      Est: $900 - $1,200

      William C. Emerson (Connecticut, 1865-1937) egg tempera on board painting depicting a landscape with autumnal trees. Signed and dated "Emerson 09" lower right. Housed in a Rococo style giltwood frame. Sight - 21 3/4" H x 27 3/4" W. Framed - 29" H x 35" W. Biography (courtesy Askart): Born in London, England, William Emerson was an architect and a painter of tonalist landscapes. He was active in Chicago and New Preston, Connecticut. He was a member of the New York Watercolor Club, Chicago Watercolor Club, Chicago Society of Artists, and the Westchester Art Institute and exhibited at the Chicago Art Institute. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com)

      Case Antiques, Inc. Auctions & Appraisals
    • William C. Emerson, (American, 1865-1937), Tonalist Landscape with Figures, oil on board, 17.5" x 23.5"
      Dec. 03, 2016

      William C. Emerson, (American, 1865-1937), Tonalist Landscape with Figures, oil on board, 17.5" x 23.5"

      Est: $1,000 - $2,000

      William C. Emerson (American, 1865-1937) Tonalist Landscape with Figures oil on board signed lower right 17.5" x 23.5"

      Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
    • William C. Emerson (1865-1937) Tonalist Landscape
      Jul. 29, 2016

      William C. Emerson (1865-1937) Tonalist Landscape

      Est: $1,500 - $2,500

      Artist: William C. Emerson (1865-1937); Title: "Tonalist Landscape"; Medium: Oil painting on board; Year or Era Produced: Circa 1910; Signature: Unsigned; Sight Area Approximate Measurement: 27.5" x 35"; Frame Approximate Measurement: 34.5" x 42.5" x 1.5"; Approximate Weight: 22 lbs; Frame: Framed and matted under glass

      J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON OIL ON CANVAS (Connecticut, 186
      Jan. 20, 2016

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON OIL ON CANVAS (Connecticut, 186

      Est: $1,800 - $2,500

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON OIL ON CANVAS (Connecticut, 1865-1937) Tonalist landscape with trees and figures. Image measures 30" x 40", signed "Emerson" lower left. In a period gilt wood and gesso frame.

      O'Gallerie
    • William C. Emerson mixed media & guache on board
      Nov. 23, 2014

      William C. Emerson mixed media & guache on board

      Est: $500 - $1,500

      17.25" x 23.25" painting on board. Signed lower right. Signed reverse. With artist inventory numbers. Original arts and crafts gold gilt frame. 23.5" x 29. Location: 59-case 16

      Berner's Auction Gallery
    • William C. Emerson, (American, b.1865), Landscape
      Sep. 28, 2014

      William C. Emerson, (American, b.1865), Landscape

      Est: $1,000 - $2,000

      William C. Emerson (American, b.1865) Landscape oil on board 28 x 36 inches.

      Hindman
    • William C. Emerson, (American, b. 1865), Valley with Trees
      Dec. 11, 2013

      William C. Emerson, (American, b. 1865), Valley with Trees

      Est: $700 - $900

      William C. Emerson (American, b. 1865) Valley with Trees oil on board signed Emerson (lower right) 10 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches.

      Hindman
    • William C. Emerson, (American, b. 1865), Band of Women Dancing
      Sep. 24, 2013

      William C. Emerson, (American, b. 1865), Band of Women Dancing

      Est: $700 - $900

      William C. Emerson (American, b. 1865) Band of Women Dancing oil on board 23 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches.

      Hindman
    • THE TRIO BY WILLIAM C. EMERSON (CONNECTICUT, B. 1865).
      Jan. 26, 2013

      THE TRIO BY WILLIAM C. EMERSON (CONNECTICUT, B. 1865).

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      THE TRIO BY WILLIAM C. EMERSON (CONNECTICUT, B. 1865). Gouache on paper, signed lower right. Ethereal trees at sunrise. In a frame, 23"h. 30"w.

      Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers
    • William C. Emerson "Landscape," c. 1910, oil on board
      Sep. 15, 2012

      William C. Emerson "Landscape," c. 1910, oil on board

      Est: $1,000 - $2,000

      William C. Emerson (American, b. 1865) "Landscape," c. 1910, oil on board, 17.5" x 23.5", signed lower right, framed

      Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
    • William C. Emerson (1865) American, gouache on
      Aug. 21, 2012

      William C. Emerson (1865) American, gouache on

      Est: $200 - $400

      William C. Emerson (1865) American, gouache on board, 17" x 24 1/4" signed lower right, Will Emerson "The Artful Indians"

      Bill Hood & Sons Arts & Antiques Auctions
    • WILLIAM C. EMERSON (American 1865-) "MORNING MIST".
      Aug. 21, 2012

      WILLIAM C. EMERSON (American 1865-) "MORNING MIST".

      Est: $1,000 - $1,500

      Oil on board scene shows three wood nymphs frolicking on the edge of woods with hills beyond. Signed lower left. Housed in a fine carved gilt wide frame with glass having an artist's plaque. SIZE: 12" x 16". CONDITION: Very good. 9-25499

      James D. Julia
    • *William C. Emerson, (American, b. 1865), Wooded Interior
      Nov. 17, 2011

      *William C. Emerson, (American, b. 1865), Wooded Interior

      Est: $200 - $400

      William C. Emerson (American, b. 1865) Wooded Interior oil on canvas mounted on board signed Emerson (lower right) 28 1/4 x 36 inches.

      Hindman
    • William C. Emerson
      May. 22, 2011

      William C. Emerson

      Est: $700 - $900

      William C. Emerson (American, b. 1865) "Landscape," c. 1910, oil on board, 7.5" x 7.5", signed lower right, framed

      Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
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