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b. 1959 -

Jonathan Knight creates smooth tactile bronze sculptures of animals in varying sizes ranging from small to monumental. Growing up in the countryside of Sussex he became fascinated with nature and its creatures. Since the 1970s Knight has been creating naturalistic sculptures of birds, horses, exotic as well as domestic wildlife. His pieces are cast by the lost-wax process and issued in small limited editions. To enhance the lifelikeness of his bronze animals, a patina is applied to the smooth surface - a process executed by the artist himself. Today Knight in recognized as one of the leading animaliers of his generation.

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    • Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1959): A patinated bronze model of an osprey
      Sep. 07, 2022

      Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1959): A patinated bronze model of an osprey

      Est: £1,200 - £1,800

      Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1959): A patinated bronze model of an osprey the predatory bird perched on a rocky outcrop, signed and numbered KNIGHT 4/9, 40cm high overall For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

      Bonhams
    • Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1954): A bronze equestrian group of 'Returning Home'
      Sep. 07, 2022

      Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1954): A bronze equestrian group of 'Returning Home'

      Est: £800 - £1,200

      Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1954): A bronze equestrian group of 'Returning Home' the huntsman turning to look at the two hounds by the right back flank of the horse, the whole raised on naturalistic oval base, signed and numbered KNIGHT 7/9, 37cm high overall For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

      Bonhams
    • Jonathan M. Knight, b. 1959, Cardinal Haven
      Mar. 12, 2022

      Jonathan M. Knight, b. 1959, Cardinal Haven

      Est: $1,000 - $2,000

      Jonathan M. Knight b. 1959 Cardinal Haven c. 2000 watercolor on paper 11 x 11 1/2 inches (image) signed and inscribed, KWS (Kansas Watercolor Society) also signed and titled on artist's label verso Provenance: prominent private collection, Kansas City, MO

      Black Art Auction
    • Jonathan M. Knight, b. 1959, Canyon Road View
      Mar. 12, 2022

      Jonathan M. Knight, b. 1959, Canyon Road View

      Est: $700 - $900

      Jonathan M. Knight b. 1959 Canyon Road View 2002 oil on board 8 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches 17 x 19 inches (as framed) signed Provenance: prominent private collection, Kansas City, MO

      Black Art Auction
    • Jonathan Knight, b. 1954 | Hippopotamus
      Sep. 21, 2021

      Jonathan Knight, b. 1954 | Hippopotamus

      Est: £3,000 - £5,000

      Jonathan Knight b. 1954 Hippopotamus signed KNIGHT, numbered 12/12 and stamped with foundry stamp (on the underside) bronze length: 46cm.; 18in.; height: 29cm.; 11½in. Conceived in 2007 and cast 2011, the present work is number 12 from the edition of 12.

      Sotheby's
    • JONATHAN KNIGHT (°1954)
      Jun. 15, 2021

      JONATHAN KNIGHT (°1954)

      Est: €3,000 - €4,000

      Three partridges. Bronze, brown patina. A group of three. Signed 'Knight'. Edition of 12, this one no. 5. Description FR Trois perdrix. Série de trois épreuves en bronze à patine brune. Signée 'Knight' Edition à 12 exemplaires, celui-ci nr. 5. Provenance: Francis Maere Fine Arts, Gand Beschrijving NL Drie patrijzen. Brons, bruine patina. Een serie van drie. Getekend 'Knight'. Editie op 12 exemplaren, dit nummer 5. Herkomst: Francis Maere Fine Arts, Gent

      Bernaerts Auctioneers
    • Jonathan Knight (British, born 1954) Puffin II 21.5cm (8 7/16in) high
      Nov. 27, 2019

      Jonathan Knight (British, born 1954) Puffin II 21.5cm (8 7/16in) high

      Est: £1,000 - £1,500

      Jonathan Knight (British, born 1954) Puffin II signed and numbered '4/12 KNIGHT' and stamped with foundry mark (on base) bronze with a brown and cream patina 21.5cm (8 7/16in) high For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website

      Bonhams
    • Sculptures
      Sep. 10, 2019

      Sculptures

      Est: €1,500 - €2,000

      "The meet" ou "Le rendez-vous" en bronze à patine brune - verte. Signé J. Knight et numéroté 1/7. Ecole britannique. On y joint un certificat de Francis Maere et une documentation. Dim.:+/-45x36cm.

      Vanderkindere
    • A LACQUERED BRONZE MODEL OF A HIPPOPOTAMUS - BY JONATHAN KNIGHT (B. 1959), EDITION 11/12
      Jan. 30, 2019

      A LACQUERED BRONZE MODEL OF A HIPPOPOTAMUS - BY JONATHAN KNIGHT (B. 1959), EDITION 11/12

      Est: £3,000 - £5,000

      A LACQUERED BRONZE MODEL OF A HIPPOPOTAMUS BY JONATHAN KNIGHT (B. 1959), EDITION 11/12 12 in. (30.5 cm.) high; 19 in. (48 cm.) long

      Christie's
    • Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1959) - Model of a Bear
      Jan. 16, 2019

      Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1959) - Model of a Bear

      Est: $2,000 - $3,000

      Jonathan Knight (British, b. 1959) Model of a Bear bronze with a brown/green patina 10 x 7 x 11 ¼ in. (25.4 x 17.7 x 28.5 cm.)

      Christie's
    • JONATHAN KNIGHT | Hippopotamus
      Jul. 12, 2017

      JONATHAN KNIGHT | Hippopotamus

      Est: £8,000 - £12,000

      bronze, light-brown patina

      Sotheby's
    • JONATHAN KNIGHT (BRITISH) Part of a unique set of eight Polo players, moun
      May. 23, 2017

      JONATHAN KNIGHT (BRITISH) Part of a unique set of eight Polo players, moun

      Est: £1,500 - £2,000

      JONATHAN KNIGHT (BRITISH) Part of a unique set of eight Polo players, mounted as two sets of two players, signed ‘JONATHAN/ KNIGHT/ 1986’, spelter, with a dark brown patina, raised on black painted plinths, 18 x 22cm (7 1/16 x 8 11/16in) and smaller. -2

      Bonhams
    • AR JONATHAN KNIGHT (BRITISH
      Feb. 10, 2016

      AR JONATHAN KNIGHT (BRITISH

      Est: £1,200 - £1,500

      AR JONATHAN KNIGHT (BRITISH, B. 1954): A BRONZE MODEL OF A BOER WAR LIGHT CAVALRY SOLDIER WATERING HIS HORSE dark brown and greenish patination, on a shaped, naturalistic base, signed JONATHAN KNIGHT 2/9 49cm wide x 23cm high

      Bonhams
    • Jonathan Knight, Bronze, Emperor Penguin, England, c. 1980
      Oct. 22, 2014

      Jonathan Knight, Bronze, Emperor Penguin, England, c. 1980

      Est: €1,600 - €2,000

      Bronze with greenish patina England, circa 1980 Jonathan Knight (b. 1959) - English sculptor Signed on the plinth and numbered 'KNIGHT 9/9' Reduced design with a soft, appealing haptic quality Height: 35 cm Very good condition Elegant sculpture by the British animalier; the auction record for a bronze by the artist is set at over €27,000 Animal sculptures have been enjoying great popularity since the beginning of the last century. Again and again artists perceived it as a major challenge to capture the liveliness and nature of an animal. Depending on the prevailing taste, epoch and artistic personality different objective were in the foreground. Thus Vienna Bronzes show a lifelike richness of detail, often iridescent colors and vibrant vitality in rendering fur or feathers. The English sculptor Jonathan Knight in contrast, dispenses entirely with details, favoring reduced forms. His emperor penguin appears no less alive, but also calm and serene. The smooth surface of the animal figure has a pleasant feel that tempts to touch. The sculpture has a cool, greenish patina that matches the habitat of the animal. The penguin is rendered approximately in life-size, which adds further to its appeal. The sculpture is signed and numbered on the plinth 'KNIGHT 9/9'. It is 35 cm tall and in very good condition with minor signs of age and wear. Jonathan Knight (b. 1959) Jonathan Knight creates smooth tactile bronze sculptures of animals in varying sizes ranging from small to monumental. Growing up in the countryside of Sussex he became fascinated with nature and its creatures. Since the 1970s Knight has been creating naturalistic sculptures of birds, horses, exotic as well as domestic wildlife. His pieces are cast by the lost-wax process and issued in small limited editions. To enhance the lifelikeness of his bronze animals, a patina is applied to the smooth surface - a process executed by the artist himself. Today Knight in recognized as one of the leading animaliers of his generation. (afa) Shipping costs excl. statutory VAT and plus 2,5% (+VAT) shipping insurance. Due to the legal obligation for the resale royalty in the art market the following applies: As a result of its membership in the AV Kunst, Auctionata charges additionally to the hammer price the contribution to the AV Kunst of currently 2.1% of the revenues from the sale of fine arts and photographs pro rata towards the buyer. More information about royalty right in our T&C.

      Auctionata Paddle8 AG
    • Jonathan Knight, Bronze Sculpture, Badger, England, c. 1980
      Oct. 22, 2014

      Jonathan Knight, Bronze Sculpture, Badger, England, c. 1980

      Est: €1,600 - €2,000

      Bronze, with irregular dark patina England, circa 1980 Jonathan Knight (b. 1959) - English sculptor Signed and numbered on the tail 'J. KNIGHT 3/9' Reduced design with a soft, appealing haptic quality Height: 23.5 cm; length: 56 cm Very good condition Elegant sculpture of simple aesthetics; the auction record for a bronze by the British animalier is set at over €27,000 Animal sculptures have been enjoying great popularity since the beginning of the last century. Again and again artists perceived it as a major challenge to capture the liveliness and nature of an animal. Depending on the prevailing taste, epoch and artistic personality different objective were in the foreground. Thus Vienna Bronzes show a lifelike richness of detail, often iridescent colors and vibrant vitality in rendering fur or feathers. The English sculptor Jonathan Knight in contrast, dispenses entirely with details, favoring reduced forms. His badger appears no less alive, but also calm and serene. Due to the smooth surface and its pleasant feel, the soft fur can almost be sensed. The irregular dark patina increases the lifelike effect. The animal is rendered approximately in life-size, which adds further to its appeal. The sculpture is signed and numbered on the badger's tail 'J. KNIGHT 3/9'. It is 56 cm long, 23.5 cm high and in very good condition with only minor signs of age and wear. Jonathan Knight (b. 1959) Jonathan Knight creates smooth tactile bronze sculptures of animals in varying sizes ranging from small to monumental. Growing up in the countryside of Sussex he became fascinated with nature and its creatures. Since the 1970s Knight has been creating naturalistic sculptures of birds, horses, exotic as well as domestic wildlife. His pieces are cast by the lost-wax process and issued in small limited editions. To enhance the lifelikeness of his bronze animals, a patina is applied to the smooth surface - a process executed by the artist himself. Today Knight in recognized as one of the leading animaliers of his generation. (afa) Shipping costs excl. statutory VAT and plus 2,5% (+VAT) shipping insurance. Due to the legal obligation for the resale royalty in the art market the following applies: As a result of its membership in the AV Kunst, Auctionata charges additionally to the hammer price the contribution to the AV Kunst of currently 2.1% of the revenues from the sale of fine arts and photographs pro rata towards the buyer. More information about royalty right in our T&C.

      Auctionata Paddle8 AG
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