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Dorothy Emmons Auction Price Results

Dorothy Emmons(1891-1960)
Dorothy S. Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Lot 162: Dorothy S. Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Auction Date: Nov 20, 2020

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000

Description: Dorothy S. Emmons (American, 1891-1960) , "Magnolia Plantation on the Ashley- Where the Rice Fields Rolled Gold to the Sea", 1926, oil on canvas board, handwritten label with artist and title, dated, inscribed "In Magnolia Gardens / Charleston S.C." and "The Charleston Renaissance Gallery" label with artist, title and date en verso, 14 in. x 12 in., framed. Provenance: Neal Auction Company, Feb. 12, 2011, lot 313 Provenance: Estates of Joyce and Donald Laidlaw, Bluffton, SC.Note: The daughter of photographer Chansonnetta Emmons, Dorothy Emmons was a painter, etcher, illustrator and writer. She studied at Wellesley College and in Ogunquit with Charles Woodbury. Emmons lived in Newton, Massachusetts and often traveled to paint in Charleston, Savannah, Florida and Bermuda. She was a member of the Copley Society and the Massachusetts Federated Women's Club, from which she won exhibition prizes in 1933 and 1934. Magnolia Plantation on the Ashley, depicted here, was established in 1676 by Thomas Drayton and his wife Ann upon their arrival from Barbados to the new English colony of Charles Towne. They were the first in a direct line of Magnolia family ownership that has lasted more than 300 years. Magnolia Plantation saw immense wealth and growth through the cultivation of rice during the Colonial era, however the gardens eventually became the focus over agriculture following the Civil War. The gardens opened to the public for the first time in 1870, and since that time, the plantation and gardens have grown into one of the greatest public gardens in America. The natural beauty of the landscape undoubtedly would have attracted visiting artists such as Emmons, and the work offered is a dazzling impressionistic view of the sun striking the colorful foliage and water surrounding the solitary figure....

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Auction House: Neal Auction Company

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DOROTHY EMMONS OIL ON CANVAS BOARD

Lot 2098: DOROTHY EMMONS OIL ON CANVAS BOARD

Auction Date: Mar 17, 2019

Estimate: $300 - $700

Description: DOROTHY EMMONS [AMERICAN, 1891-1960] OIL ON CANVAS BOARD, H 9", W 11", "NOVEMBER MORNING" Looking at a mountain on a November morning. Signed and titled on verso. Framed size H 10 5/8", W 12 5/8". Lived and worked in Massachusetts and Maine....

Location: Detroit, MI, US

Auction House: DuMouchelles

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Dorothy Emmons (1891-1960), Mountain Lake

Lot 409: Dorothy Emmons (1891-1960), Mountain Lake

Auction Date: Dec 02, 2016

Estimate: $400 - $600

Description: oil on canvas board, unsigned, inscribed on the verso D. S. Emmons 1916, presented in a later gold tone frame.
SS 8.75 x 10.75 in.; DOA 15.5 x 17.75 in.
Born in Massachusetts, Emmons studied art at Wellesley College and with Charles Woodbury in Ogunquit, Maine. She later spent much time in the south, including Savannah, Georgia and Charleston, SC.
Collection of Dr. O'Quinn & Nathan Smith, Raleigh, NC
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Location: Hillsborough, NC, US

Auction House: Leland Little Auctions

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D.S. Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Lot 139: D.S. Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Auction Date: Dec 13, 2014

Estimate: $600 - $800

Description: Morning Along the River, 1917 Oil on Canvas Label on verso Signed bottom left 12" H x 13 1/2" L, frame: 17" H x 19" W Provenance: The Estate of Robert V. Hatcher, Jr. of Manakin-Sabot, VA....

Location: Charlottesville, VA, US

Auction House: Quinn's Auction Galleries Central Virginia

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Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Lot 458: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Auction Date: Feb 08, 2014

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500

Description: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960), "Balcony on South Battery, Charleston, South Carolina", 1926, oil on canvas affixed to board, signed lower left, pencil dated and artist label with title en verso, 9 in. x 11 in., framed Note: The painter, etcher, illustrator and author Dorothy Emmons was the daughter and life long companion of photographer Chansonetta Stanley Emmons of the Stanley Steamer Motor Carriage Company family. Emmons studied art at Wellesley College and in Ogunquit, Maine, with American Impressionist Charles Woodbury. In 1926, Dorothy and her mother traveled to Charleston, South Carolina. While Chansonetta took photographs of the rural communities of the Lowcountry, Dorothy painted this charming impressionistic view of the South Battery. Reference: Severens, Martha R. The Charleston Renaissance, Saraland Press: Spartanburg, South Carolina., 1998....

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Auction House: Neal Auction Company

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DOROTHY EMMONS PAINTING "AT THE SPRING"

Lot 1185: DOROTHY EMMONS PAINTING "AT THE SPRING"

Auction Date: Nov 17, 2013

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000

Description: EMMONS, Dorothy Stanley, (American, 1891-1960): "At the Spring", Oil/Canvasboard, 11 _" x 14", old label with title and artist signature affixed verso, encased in period carved and gilded impressionist frame showing signs of wear 19 ½" x 21 ½"....

Location: St. Petersburg, FL, US

Auction House: Burchard Galleries Inc

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Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Lot 334: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960)

Auction Date: Sep 14, 2013

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500

Description: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960), "Balcony on South Battery, Charleston, South Carolina", 1926, oil on canvas affixed to board, signed lower left, pencil dated and artist label with title en verso, 9 in. x 11 in., framed Note: The painter, etcher, illustrator and author Dorothy Emmons was the daughter and life long companion of photographer Chansonetta Stanley Emmons of the Stanley Steamer Motor Carriage Company family. Emmons studied art at Wellesley College and in Ogunquit, Maine, with American Impressionist Charles Woodbury. In 1926, Dorothy and her mother traveled to Charleston, South Carolina. While Chansonetta took photographs of the rural communities of the Lowcountry, Dorothy painted this charming impressionistic view of the South Battery. Reference: Severens, Martha R. The Charleston Renaissance, Saraland Press: Spartanburg, South Carolina., 1998.
Starting Price: USD 1700
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Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Auction House: Neal Auction Company

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Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American/Georgia,

Lot 312: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American/Georgia,

Auction Date: Feb 12, 2011

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000

Description: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American/Georgia, 1891-1960), "Magnolia Plantation on the Ashley Where the Rice-Fields Rolled Gold to the Sea", 1926, oil on canvas board, signed and titled on artist label en verso, dated "Summer 1926" and inscribed "In Magnolia Gardens / Charleston S.C." and with Charleston Renaissance Gallery, Charleston, SC, label en verso, 14 in. x 12 in., in a giltwood frame....

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Auction House: Neal Auction Company

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Dorothy Stanley Emmons, repairing ships hull, gouache painting,

Lot 7242: Dorothy Stanley Emmons, repairing ships hull, gouache painting,

Auction Date: Feb 20, 2010

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Description: Dorothy Stanley Emmons (American, 1891-1960), repairing ships hull, gouache painting, late 19th-20th Century, 18" x 26", 21" x 29" framed, signed LL 'DS Emmons'. Good condition....

Location: Essex, MA, US

Auction House: Kaminski Auctions

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