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b. 1907 - d. 1988

Sunsets on the horizon and moonlight peeking through clouds to shine on the ocean are hallmark subjects in artist Anton Gutknecht's oil paintings. Painter Anton Gutknecht was born in Germany in 1907, but he later immigrated to the United States after leaving his teaching job at Vienna Royal Academy. In 1980, he received high praise in the U.S. for his book Painting Landscapes and Seascapes. There is often a mix of idealistic and realistic perspectives in Gutknecht's seascape paintings for sale. Palm Springs landscapes and southern California coastal scenes featuring mountains, ships, or waves crashing on the shoreline make up most of artist Anton Gutknecht's collective portfolio. Browse through incredible artistic interpretations of coastal shores and ports online, and find an enchanting seascape painting that brings you back to the beach.

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    • Anton Gutknecht, Original Oil on Canvas, Seascape, Signed
      Jul. 14, 2024

      Anton Gutknecht, Original Oil on Canvas, Seascape, Signed

      Est: $200 - $800

      Outstanding realistic and detailed original oil on canvas Seascape with waves crashing on the shore by Laguna Beach, California. Anton Gutknecht beautifully conveys the sunlight falling through grey-pink clouds onto the translucence of the water and onto the white foam hitting the rocks. Housed in an imposing natural color and gilded wood frame with a raised off-white mat. Artwork dimensions: 39.75"L x 19.50"H. Frame size: 48.75"L x 28.50"H x 2"W. Artist: Anton Gutknecht (German-American 1907-1988) Issued: c. 1970 Country of Origin: Germany/United States

      Lion and Unicorn
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988): Coastal
      Nov. 09, 2023

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988): Coastal

      Est: $300 - $500

      Anton Gutknecht 1907-1988 Coastal oil on canvas signed lower right

      Abell Auction
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988) Seascape Oil On Canvas
      Feb. 25, 2023

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988) Seascape Oil On Canvas

      Est: -

      Signed In The Lower Right Corner. Framing Measures Approximately 31in X 55in. Art Measures Approximately 23in X 47in. Tm4677 Zh

      EJ'S Auction & Appraisal
    • Anton Gutknecht - Blast furnaces in the Rottenbach ironworks
      Dec. 08, 2022

      Anton Gutknecht - Blast furnaces in the Rottenbach ironworks

      Est: €1,000 - €1,500

      Anton Gutknecht 1907 Dusseldorf - 1988 Palm Springs / California Blast furnaces in the Rottenbach ironworks Signed lower right. Oil on canvas. 70 x 60 cm. Framed (78 x 68 cm). Provenance: private owner, South Germany

      Neumeister
    • Anton GUTKNECHT (1907-1988) Oil on Canvas Painting
      Nov. 17, 2022

      Anton GUTKNECHT (1907-1988) Oil on Canvas Painting

      Est: $2,000 - $3,000

      Anton GUTKNECHT (1907-1988) Oil on canvas Monterey, Cypress Tree at Ocean side signed lower right, Anton Gutknecht Size with frame 44 x 32 inches (111.76 x 81.28 cm.), Canvas size 36 x 24 inches (91.44 x 60.96 cm.)

      A.B.Levy’s Palm Beach
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907 - 1988) Amer/Germany, OC
      Jul. 24, 2022

      Anton Gutknecht (1907 - 1988) Amer/Germany, OC

      Est: $300 - $500

      Anton Gutknecht (1907 - 1988) Amer/Germany, OC. Signed lower right, landscape scene. Anton Gutknecht was born in Dusseldorf, Germany in 1907 and died in 1988. He studied in Dusseldorf, Munich, and Hamburg, and instructed for many years at Vienna's Royal Academy before moving to southern California where he settled in Palm Springs. Gutknecht has traveled extensively over the world, painting a wide variety of subjects. His works have won prizes in international competitions in Vienna, Paris, Rome, Naples, and Venice. His paintings are a mixture of realism with an idealistic beauty. Some of his Southern California scenes were reproduced as commercial prints. A 1980 book published by Foster Art Books titled "Painting Landscapes and Seascapes" by Anton Gutknecht" brought him recognition in the United States. He died in Dusseldorf, where he had returned shortly before his death in 1988. Overall Size: 31 x 51 in. Sight Size: 19 1/2 x 39 1/2 in.

      Sarasota Estate Auction
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT (1907 - 1988): SEASCAPE
      Jul. 07, 2022

      ANTON GUTKNECHT (1907 - 1988): SEASCAPE

      Est: $200 - $300

      oil on canvas; signed lower left; 23 x 47 inches sight; 31 1/2 x 56 inches frame

      Abell Auction
    • SIERRA MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE SIGNED OIL
      Jul. 14, 2021

      SIERRA MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPE SIGNED OIL

      Est: $150 - $250

      ANTON GUTKNECHT (1907-1988) Sierra Mountain Landscape Oil on canvas Signed lower right 16 inches x 20 inches SHIPPING NOTICE: Jackson's is your sole and only source for one stop packing and shipping. With over 50 years of experience, our professional, affordable and efficient in-house shipping department will be happy to provide you a fair and reasonable shipping quote on this lot. Simply email us before the auction for a quick quote: [email protected] or call 1-800-665-6743. Jackson's can expertly pack and ship to meet any of your needs. To ensure quality control Jackson's DOES NOT release to third party shippers.

      Jackson's International
    • Anton Gutknecht, (1907-1988 German), Lake in a wooded landscape, Oil on canvas, 20" H x 24" W
      Nov. 03, 2019

      Anton Gutknecht, (1907-1988 German), Lake in a wooded landscape, Oil on canvas, 20" H x 24" W

      Est: $600 - $900

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 German) Lake in a wooded landscape Oil on canvas Signed lower right: Anton Gutknecht 20" H x 24" W

      John Moran Auctioneers
    • Painting, Anton Gutknecht
      Nov. 17, 2018

      Painting, Anton Gutknecht

      Est: $200 - $400

      Anton Gutknecht (American/German, 1907-1988), Lake Landscape, oil on board, signed lower right, overall (with frame): 32.5"h x 56.5"w

      Clars Auctions
    • Painting, Anton Gutknecht, Mountainous Landscape
      Nov. 17, 2018

      Painting, Anton Gutknecht, Mountainous Landscape

      Est: $200 - $400

      Anton Gutknecht (American/German, 1907-1988), Mountainous Landscape, oil on canvas, signed lower right, overall (with frame): 33.25"h x 57.25"w

      Clars Auctions
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING
      Oct. 07, 2017

      ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING

      Est: $500 - $800

      (German / California 1907-1988) Fine oil on canvas depicting gentle waves at sunset. Signed 'Anton Gutknecht' LR. SIZE: 24" x 36" overall 30" x 42" Housed in ornate gilt wood frame. CONDITION: Very good, not examined out of frame.SHIPPING: US or Canada only. Arrange UPS pack and ship or pick up. BIO: Anton moved from Germany, where he won many awards for his artwork in Europe, Settled in Palm Springs, focused on California scenes, some of his California works were printed & over a million published. Very prolific and well regarded throughout his lifetime & after.

      Midnight Sun Antique Auction
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING
      Jul. 15, 2017

      ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING

      Est: $500 - $800

      (German / California 1907-1988) Fine oil on canvas depicting gentle waves at sunset. Signed 'Anton Gutknecht' LR. SIZE: 24" x 36" overall 30" x 42" Housed in ornate gilt wood frame. CONDITION: Very good, not examined out of frame SHIPPING: Oversize, pick up or arrange own shipping or drop off local UPS store for pack & ship BIO: Anton moved from Germany, where he won many awards for his artwork in Europe, Settled in Palm Springs, focused on California scenes, some of his California works were printed & over a million published. Very prolific and well regarded throughout his lifetime & after.

      Midnight Sun Antique Auction
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT (AMERICAN/GERMAN, 1907-1988) Moonlit waves signed ‘Anton
      Jun. 13, 2017

      ANTON GUTKNECHT (AMERICAN/GERMAN, 1907-1988) Moonlit waves signed ‘Anton

      Est: $600 - $800

      ANTON GUTKNECHT (AMERICAN/GERMAN, 1907-1988) Moonlit waves signed ‘Anton Gutknecht.’ (lower right) oil on canvas 18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm.)

      Christie's
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING
      May. 27, 2017

      ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING

      Est: $500 - $800

      (German / California 1907-1988) Fine oil on canvas depicting gentle waves at sunset. Signed 'Anton Gutknecht' LR. SIZE: 24" x 36" overall 30" x 42" Housed in ornate gilt wood frame. CONDITION: Very good, not examined out of frame SHIPPING:Oversize, pick up or UPS pack & ship U.S. onnly or arrange own BIO: Anton moved from Germany, where he won many awards for his artwork in Europe, Settled in Palm Springs, focused on California scenes, some of his California works were printed & over a million published. Very prolific and well regarded throughout his lifetime & after.

      Midnight Sun Antique Auction
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING
      Apr. 29, 2017

      ANTON GUTKNECHT SEASCAPE PAINTING

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      (German / California 1907-1988) Fine oil on canvas depicting gentle waves at sunset. Signed 'Anton Gutknecht' LR. SIZE: 24" x 36" overall 30" x 42" Housed in ornate gilt wood frame. CONDITION: Very good, not examined out of frame BIO: Anton moved from Germany, where he won many awards for his artwork in Europe, Settled in Palm Springs, focused on California scenes, some of his California works were printed & over a million published. Very prolific and well regarded throughout his lifetime & after.

      Midnight Sun Antique Auction
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988) Seascape Oil Painting
      Nov. 26, 2016

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988) Seascape Oil Painting

      Est: $300 - $500

      Artist: Anton Gutknecht; Title: Untitled; Medium: Oil on canvas; Year or Era Produced: 20th century; Signature: Signed lower right; Sight Area Approximate Measurement: 23.5" x 47.5"; Frame Approximate Measurement: 32.25"x 56.25" x 2"; Approximate Weight: Undetermined; Frame: Gilt wood frame.

      J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988) Seascape Oil Painting
      Oct. 28, 2016

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988) Seascape Oil Painting

      Est: $300 - $600

      Artist: Anton Gutknecht; Title: Untitled; Medium: Oil on canvas; Year or Era Produced: 20th century; Signature: Signed lower right; Sight Area Approximate Measurement: 23.5" x 47.5"; Frame Approximate Measurement: 32.25" x 56.25" x 2"; Approximate Weight: Undetermined; Frame: Gilt wood frame

      J Levine Auction & Appraisal LLC
    • Oil On Canvas Landscape
      Sep. 18, 2016

      Oil On Canvas Landscape

      Est: $1,000 - $1,500

      Oil on canvas, wide landscape scene depicting trees, mountains, rocks with a small river trickling within a distant, green pasture. framed and signed by Anton Gutknecht. Width 23 in., Length 47 in.

      Altair Auctions
    • Large oil on canvas by Anton Gutknecht
      Sep. 12, 2016

      Large oil on canvas by Anton Gutknecht

      Est: $300 - $500

      Large oil on canvas depicting lake scene landscape by California artist Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988), 23.5"x47.5"

      International Auction Gallery
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 German)
      Jul. 22, 2014

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 German)

      Est: $700 - $1,000

      Seascape, signed lower right: Anton Gutknecht, oil on canvas, 24'' H x 48'' W, est: $700/1000.

      John Moran Auctioneers
    • CONTINENTAL SCHOOL (20th Century)
      Jul. 06, 2014

      CONTINENTAL SCHOOL (20th Century)

      Est: $500 - $800

      NO RESERVE - NO MINIMUM CONTINENTAL SCHOOL (20th Century) Seascape oil on canvas signed Anton Gutknecht l.r. Measuring __ by __ in.

      A.B.Levy’s Palm Beach
    • GUTKNECHT, ANTON (1907 - 1988): Mountain chapel in Stubai Valley.
      Oct. 19, 2013

      GUTKNECHT, ANTON (1907 - 1988): Mountain chapel in Stubai Valley.

      Est: -

      Oil/canvas, signed, ca. 60 x 80, unframed.

      Auktionshaus Eppli
    • SIERRA MOUNTAINS BY ANTON GUTKNECHT (CALIFORNIA/GERMANY, 1907-1988).
      Aug. 06, 2011

      SIERRA MOUNTAINS BY ANTON GUTKNECHT (CALIFORNIA/GERMANY, 1907-1988).

      Est: $250 - $500

      SIERRA MOUNTAINS BY ANTON GUTKNECHT (CALIFORNIA/GERMANY, 1907-1988). Oil on canvas, signed lower right. Mountain lake. 24"h. 48"w., in a frame, 32"h. 56"w.

      Garth's Auctioneers & Appraisers
    • Gutknecht, Anton, 1907-1988. Flußlandschaft mit
      Jan. 29, 2011

      Gutknecht, Anton, 1907-1988. Flußlandschaft mit

      Est: €150 - €180

      Gutknecht, Anton, 1907-1988. Flußlandschaft mit Ruderboot, öl/Lwd., sign. 60 x 80 cm, schöner gestuckter Prunkrahmen

      Henry's Auktionshaus
    • Anton Gutknecht, (German/American 1907-1988), mountain stream landscape, oil on canvas, 24" x 48"
      Oct. 25, 2009

      Anton Gutknecht, (German/American 1907-1988), mountain stream landscape, oil on canvas, 24" x 48"

      Est: $300 - $600

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988) mountain stream landscape oil on canvas signed lower right. Gutknecht is well known for his California landscape paintings. He was born in Dusseldorf, Germany, studied and showed his work all over Europe, and settled in Palm Springs. Many of his paintings have been reproduced as commercial prints. 24" x 48"

      Ripley Auctions
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988) Mountain stream landscape oil on canvas
      Sep. 26, 2009

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988) Mountain stream landscape oil on canvas

      Est: $600 - $900

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988) Mountain stream landscape oil on canvas signed lower right. Gutknecht is well known for his California landscape paintings. He was born in Dusseldorf, Germany, studied and showed his work all over Europe, and settled in Palm Springs. Many of his paintings have been reproduced as commercial prints. 24" x 48".

      Ripley Auctions
    • Two Hummel figures, "Waiter" 154/0 and "Telling Her Secret" 196/0.
      Sep. 26, 2009

      Two Hummel figures, "Waiter" 154/0 and "Telling Her Secret" 196/0.

      Est: $100 - $200

      Two Hummel figures, "Waiter" 154/0 and "Telling Her Secret" 196/0. "Secret" 5 5/8"H. Both good condition.

      Ripley Auctions
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Lot of Two Landscapes Each signed "A. GUTKNECHT"...
      Jul. 11, 2009

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Lot of Two Landscapes Each signed "A. GUTKNECHT"...

      Est: $1,000 - $1,500

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Lot of Two Landscapes Each signed "A. GUTKNECHT" l.r. or l.l. Oil on canvas, approximate sizes to 23 1/2 x 31 1/2 in. (59.7 x 80.0 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, mild craquelure, surface grime.

      Skinner
    • Anton Gutknecht (German 1907-1988), Cottage in the Foothills of the Alps, oil on canvas, 23-1/2 x 30 in (59.7 x 76.2 cm)
      Apr. 25, 2009

      Anton Gutknecht (German 1907-1988), Cottage in the Foothills of the Alps, oil on canvas, 23-1/2 x 30 in (59.7 x 76.2 cm)

      Est: $500 - $700

      Anton Gutknecht (German 1907-1988) Cottage in the Foothills of the Alps Signed A. Gutknecht l.r.; also inscribed with dedication and located Nüremberg on verso Oil on canvas 23-1/2 x 30 in (59.7 x 76.2 cm)

      Weschler's
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988), Anza Borrego Desert/A California Landscape, Signed "ANTON GUTKNECHT" l.r., Condition: Sub
      Jan. 22, 2009

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988), Anza Borrego Desert/A California Landscape, Signed "ANTON GUTKNECHT" l.r., Condition: Sub

      Est: $400 - $600

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Anza Borrego Desert/A California Landscape Signed "ANTON GUTKNECHT" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 x 48 in., framed. Condition: Subtle surface grime. N.B. This southern California view is east of San Diego and El Cajon, near the Salton Sea. The Palomar mountains can be seen in the distance.

      Skinner
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Sierras with Lake and Fog 24 x 36in
      Nov. 16, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Sierras with Lake and Fog 24 x 36in

      Est: $400 - $600

      Sierras with Lake and Fog signed 'Anton Gutknecht' (lower right) oil on canvas 24 x 36in

      Bonhams
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Crashing Waves in Sunset 24 x 48in
      Oct. 26, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Crashing Waves in Sunset 24 x 48in

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      Crashing Waves in Sunset signed 'Anton Gutknecht' (lower right) oil on canvas 24 x 48in

      Bonhams
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Sierras 24 x 48in
      Oct. 26, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Sierras 24 x 48in

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      Sierras signed 'Anton Gutknecht' (lower right) oil on canvas 24 x 48in

      Bonhams
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988)
      Sep. 13, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988)

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American 1907-1988) Pacific Coast Sunset Signed Anton Gutknecht l.r. Oil on canvas 24 x 48 in (61 x 121.9 cm)

      Weschler's
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Coastal Scene; River Landscape (a pair) each 14 x 18 in
      Aug. 17, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Coastal Scene; River Landscape (a pair) each 14 x 18 in

      Est: $400 - $600

      Coastal Scene; River Landscape (a pair) first signed 'Anton Gutknecht' (lower right); second signed 'A. Gutknecht' (lower left) each oil on canvas each 14 x 18 in

      Bonhams
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Sierras with Lake and Fog 24 x 36in
      Aug. 17, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Sierras with Lake and Fog 24 x 36in

      Est: $800 - $1,200

      Sierras with Lake and Fog signed 'Anton Gutknecht' (lower right) oil on canvas 24 x 36in

      Bonhams
    • Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Quiet Pond with Lilies; Running River (a pair) each 18 x 14in
      Aug. 17, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (German/American, 1907-1988) Quiet Pond with Lilies; Running River (a pair) each 18 x 14in

      Est: $300 - $500

      Quiet Pond with Lilies; Running River (a pair) each signed 'Anton Gutknecht' (lower right) each oil on canvas each 18 x 14in

      Bonhams
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA):
      Jul. 22, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA):

      Est: $1,000 - $1,500

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA): Sunset reflections on the ocean, signed lower right: Anton Gutknecht, oil on canvas, 24'' x 48'', est:$1000/1500. Provenance: The Art Center Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA; acquired by the present owner from the above, 1970s

      John Moran Auctioneers
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA)
      May. 13, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA)

      Est: $1,000 - $1,500

      Masted ship on calm seas, signed lower right: A. Gutknecht, oil on canvas laid to masonite, 24'' x 48'',

      John Moran Auctioneers
    • Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA)
      Mar. 25, 2008

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA)

      Est: $900 - $1,200

      Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA) Moonlit coastline, crashing waves, signed lower right: Anton Gutknecht, oil on canvas, 24'' x 48'', est:$900/1200. Provenance: Private Collection, Mountain Center, CA

      John Moran Auctioneers
    • ANTON GUTKNECHT, SUNSET SEASCAPE, OIL
      Apr. 17, 2007

      ANTON GUTKNECHT, SUNSET SEASCAPE, OIL

      Est: $600 - $800

      signed lower right: Anton Gutknecht (1907-1988 Palm Springs, CA), framed oil on canvas, 20 H x 40 W, est:$600/800. Provenance: Private collection, Long Beach, CA

      John Moran Auctioneers
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