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Figure painter, Painter, b. 1874 - d. 1955

John Young-Hunter 1874-1955. Painter, born in Glasgow, Scotland, the son of marine artist Colin Hunter. John was a pupil at the RA Schools under Sergeant and Alma Tadema.

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      • Forest Lovers
        Dec. 07, 2023

        Forest Lovers

        Est: £20,000 - £30,000

        John Young Hunter British 1874 - 1955 Forest Lovers signed and dated J. Young Hunter 1902 lower left oil on canvas Unframed: 84 by 133cm., 33 by 52¼in. Framed: 100.5 by 146cm., 39½ by 57½in.

        Sotheby's
      • John Young-Hunter, Eleanor, 1949
        Jul. 21, 2023

        John Young-Hunter, Eleanor, 1949

        Est: $1,000 - $2,000

        John Young-Hunter (Scottish, 1874 - 1955) Eleanor, 1949 oil on board signed lower right: J. Young-Hunter inscribed verso: J. Young Hunter / Taos, N.M. exhibition history affixed to verso

        Santa Fe Art Auction
      • JOHN YOUNG HUNTER (BRITISH, 1874-1955) Forest Lovers oil on canvas 33 x 52
        Dec. 15, 2022

        JOHN YOUNG HUNTER (BRITISH, 1874-1955) Forest Lovers oil on canvas 33 x 52

        Est: £30,000 - £50,000

        JOHN YOUNG HUNTER (BRITISH, 1874-1955) Forest Lovers oil on canvas 33 x 52 1/4 in. (83.8 x 102.7 cm.)

        Christie's
      • ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER (BRITISH, 1874-1955)
        Aug. 12, 2022

        ATTRIBUTED TO JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER (BRITISH, 1874-1955)

        Est: $100 - $200

        ATTRUBITED TO JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER British, 1874-1955 Portrait of a Gentleman Oil on canvas Unsigned, inscribed on the stretcher. Unfinished portrait of a suited gentleman with round glasses. Gilt and ebonized frame.

        Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers
      • John Young-Hunter (1874-1955) "White Horse"
        Nov. 13, 2021

        John Young-Hunter (1874-1955) "White Horse"

        Est: $3,750 - $5,250

        Featured in this lot is this original oil on canvas "White Horse," by John Young-Hunter, born 1874 and passed 1955. The painting features very mild coloration with a light brown and white background; the horse really pops out at you with beautiful shading that eases into the white coloration of the horse wearing a halter with a lead rope attached. The artist's signature can be seen in the bottom right hand corner of the painting. John Young-Hunter is known for his lavish society portraits of wealthy Brits and Americans and for his Native American portraits and genre scenes of the Southwest. John Young-Hunter was born in Glasgow, Scotland to painter Colin Hunter and attended Clifton College and University of London, as well as attended the Royal Academy of Arts in London. John Young-Hunter had been fascinated with American Indians since attending Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show as a youth in London. In 1912, he met famed western painter Charles M. Russell, and the next year Young-Hunter left for the United States, visiting the Crow Indian Reservation. Subsequently, he was guest of Charles and Nancy Russell, who took him camping in Glacier. The condition of this oil on canvas is good, with no obvious signs of damage. The measurements of this framed oil on canvas are 22 1/2" x 27" and the visible art measures 14 1/2" x 19".

        North American Auction Company
      • John Young Hunter (Scottish/American, 1874-1955) Old Santa Fe Trail
        Nov. 04, 2021

        John Young Hunter (Scottish/American, 1874-1955) Old Santa Fe Trail

        Est: $1,500 - $2,500

        John Young Hunter (Scottish/American, 1874-1955) Old Santa Fe Trail oil on board 26 x 48 inches Framed dimensions: 31 1/2 x 53 1/2 inches

        Hindman
      • John Young-Hunter (1874-1955) "White Horse"
        Oct. 09, 2021

        John Young-Hunter (1874-1955) "White Horse"

        Est: $3,750 - $5,250

        Featured in this lot is this original oil on canvas "White Horse," by John Young-Hunter born 1874 and passed 1955. The painting features very mild coloration with a light brown and white background and the horse really popping out at you with beautiful shading the eases into the white coloration of the horse with a halter and lead rope attached. The artist signature can be seen in the bottom right hand corner of the painting. John Young-Hunter is known for his lavish society portraits of wealthy Brits and Americans, and for his Native American portraits and genre scenes of the Southwest. John Young-Hunter was born in Glasgow, Scotland to painter Colin Hunter and attended Clifton College and University of London and attended the Royal Academy of Arts in London. oung-Hunter had been fascinated with American Indians since attending Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show as a youth in London. In 1912 he met famed western painter Charles M. Russell, and the next year Young-Hunter left for the United States, visiting the Crow Indian Reservation. Subsequently he was guest of Charles and Nancy Russell who took him camping in Glacier. The condition of this oil on canvas is good with no obvious signs of damage and in good overall condition. The measurements of this framed oil on canvas are 22 1/2" x 27" and the visible art measures 14 1/2" x 19".

        North American Auction Company
      • John Young Hunter (Glasgow 1874-1955 Taos, New Mexico) - Vanity Fair
        Jul. 29, 2020

        John Young Hunter (Glasgow 1874-1955 Taos, New Mexico) - Vanity Fair

        Est: £80,000 - £120,000

        John Young Hunter (Glasgow 1874-1955 Taos, New Mexico) Vanity Fair oil on canvas 53 x 85 in. (134.6 x 215.9 cm.)

        Christie's
      • John Young-Hunter (American, 1874-1955)
        Jun. 13, 2020

        John Young-Hunter (American, 1874-1955)

        Est: $3,000 - $5,000

        John Young-Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "A Study in Grey" oil on canvas signed "J. Young Hunter" (lower right) 52 in. high x 25 1/2 in. wide (sight) 59 1/4 in. high x 32 3/4 in. wide (frame)

        Fontaine's Auction Gallery
      • John Young Hunter, American (1874-1955), The Old Santa Fe Trail, oil on canvas, 26 x 36 inches
        Dec. 07, 2019

        John Young Hunter, American (1874-1955), The Old Santa Fe Trail, oil on canvas, 26 x 36 inches

        Est: $3,500 - $5,000

        signed lower right, in a hand carved gold leaf frame.

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      • John Young Hunter, American (1874-1955), The Old Santa Fe Trail, oil on canvas, 26 x 36 inches
        Nov. 02, 2019

        John Young Hunter, American (1874-1955), The Old Santa Fe Trail, oil on canvas, 26 x 36 inches

        Est: $6,000 - $8,000

        John Young Hunter American (1874-1955) The Old Santa Fe Trail, oil on canvas, signed lower right, in a hand carved gold leaf frame. 26 x 36 inches

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      • John Young-Hunter (1874 - 1955)
        Jun. 09, 2019

        John Young-Hunter (1874 - 1955)

        Est: $3,000 - $5,000

        John Young-Hunter (New Mexico, New York / England, Scotland, 1874 - 1955) Oil/Pastel on Paper Painting of a Young Blonde Beauty Smoking a Cigarette. Signed upper right. Having original Salmagundi Club label verso. 1946 American Watercolor Society Member label verso. His paintings were exhibited in the National Tate Gallery in London and the Luxembourg Museum in Paris. He studied at Clifton College in England and the Royal Academy School as well as the University of London. From 1900 to 1913, he exhibited at the Royal Academy. Cutting his connections to the European art world, he settled in Taos, New Mexico in 1942, and became a part of the colony of artists around Mabel Dodge Luhan. He spent the winters in New York City, completing numerous portrait commissions whose quality was so respected that some persons compared his skills to those of John Singer Sargent. Sight Size: 21.5 x 14.5 in. Overall Size: 29.5 x 22.5 in. Framed behind glass.

        Helmuth Stone
      • John Young Hunter (1874-1955) British. "A Scottish Sea Loch at Low Tide", possible Near Loch Carron, Oil on Canvas, Signed and Dated 1893, 18" x 36".
        May. 29, 2019

        John Young Hunter (1874-1955) British. "A Scottish Sea Loch at Low Tide", possible Near Loch Carron, Oil on Canvas, Signed and Dated 1893, 18" x 36".

        Est: £500 - £800

        John Young Hunter (1874-1955) British. "A Scottish Sea Loch at Low Tide", possible Near Loch Carron, Oil on Canvas, Signed and Dated 1893, 18" x 36".

        John Nicholson's Fine Art Auctioneers & Valuers
      • John Young Hunter, "Old Santa Fe Trail" Poster
        Sep. 26, 2018

        John Young Hunter, "Old Santa Fe Trail" Poster

        Est: $150 - $300

        Circa 1920, Western Poster titled "Old Santa Fe Trail" by John Young Hunter. These posters were hung up in train depots and associated lodges in Colorado and New Mexico. Linen backed. Approx. 47.5" x 26". There is a small copyright at thelower left corner "Copyright R&R". This may have been printed from an existing master print for the Santa Fe Railway. Fine condition.

        Weiss Auctions
      • Crow Indian Sketch by John Young-Hunter
        Sep. 14, 2018

        Crow Indian Sketch by John Young-Hunter

        Est: $3,000 - $5,000

        John Young-Hunter (1874-1955), oil on paper, 24 1/4 x 36, unsigned

        Jackson Hole Art Auction
      • John Young Hunter Exhibited Portrait Painting
        May. 20, 2018

        John Young Hunter Exhibited Portrait Painting

        Est: $2,000 - $2,500

        JOHN YOUNG HUNTER EXHIBITED PORTRAIT PAINTING: HUNTER, John Young (American, 1874-1955): Portrait of seated woman titled "Jane (Waters)", Watercolor/Gouache/Paper. American Watercolor Society makers label and Salmagundi Club exhibition labels verso, sight size 22" x 14 1/4", framed under glass 29 1/2" x 22 3/4". Condition: Water stain to lower mat, does not appear to affect image, not examined out of frame.

        Amero Auctions
      • John Young-Hunter | Sunset
        Apr. 06, 2017

        John Young-Hunter | Sunset

        Est: $2,500 - $4,500

        Artist: John Young-Hunter | 1874-1955 | Sunset Title: Sunset Signed: l/l J Young Hunter Medium: Casein on board Dimensions: 40 by 40 inches

        Altermann Galleries
      • John Young-Hunter | Sunset
        Dec. 02, 2016

        John Young-Hunter | Sunset

        Est: $3,500 - $6,500

        Artist: John Young-Hunter | 1874 - 1955 Title: Sunset Signed l/l: J Young Hunter Media: Casein on board Dimensions: 40 by 40 inches

        Altermann Galleries
      • John Young-Hunter | Sunset
        Aug. 13, 2016

        John Young-Hunter | Sunset

        Est: $6,500 - $8,500

        Artist: John Young-Hunter | b.1874 - 1955 Title: Sunset Signed l/l: J Young Hunter Media: Casein on board Dimensions: 40 by 40 inches

        Altermann Galleries
      • John Young Hunter, American (1874-1955), Portrait George Heye (Heye Foundation), 1940, oil on canvas, repairs to canvas, 24 x 20 inc...
        Sep. 19, 2015

        John Young Hunter, American (1874-1955), Portrait George Heye (Heye Foundation), 1940, oil on canvas, repairs to canvas, 24 x 20 inc...

        Est: $500 - $700

        John Young Hunter American (1874-1955) Portrait George Heye (Heye Foundation), 1940, oil on canvas, repairs to canvas, signed and dated lower left, framed. 24 x 20 inches

        Link Auction Galleries
      • John Young Hunter (1874-1955) ''Micky'' Signed,
        Mar. 16, 2013

        John Young Hunter (1874-1955) ''Micky'' Signed,

        Est: £800 - £1,200

        John Young Hunter (1874-1955) ''Micky'' Signed, inscribed and dated 1920, oil on canvas, 127.5cm by 79cm

        Tennants
      • JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER (Scottish/American, 1874-1955),
        Jan. 15, 2011

        JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER (Scottish/American, 1874-1955),

        Est: -

        JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER (Scottish/American, 1874-1955), portrait of a young girl, oil on canvas, signed l/l, 36h, 28"w; indent with loss at lower center."

        South Bay Auctions Inc
      • John Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) Vase of summer flowers
        Jan. 26, 2010

        John Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) Vase of summer flowers

        Est: £400 - £600

        Vase of summer flowers signed and inscribed 'To my friend Mrs Workman with the painter's compliments J.Young Hunter' (lower left); further signed 'J Young Hunter' (verso), oil on canvas 61 x 45.5cm (24 x 17 15/16in). unframed

        Bonhams
      • JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER American 1874-1955 'To
        Mar. 14, 2009

        JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER American 1874-1955 'To

        Est: $100 - $200

        UNFRAMED WATERCOLOR: JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER (American, 1874-1955). "To Mimi-Mo". Signed lower right. Inscribed in pencil lower right "To Mimi Mo with all good wishes from her old friend the 'Young Hunter' October 19th, 1951". On illustration board, 15 1/2" x 10" sight.

        Eldred's
      • John Young Hunter , 1874-1955 the philosopher of ferney oil on canvas
        Dec. 09, 2008

        John Young Hunter , 1874-1955 the philosopher of ferney oil on canvas

        Est: £3,000 - £5,000

        signed and dated l.r.: J Young Hunter, 1901 oil on canvas

        Sotheby's
      • JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER American 1874-1955 'To
        Nov. 20, 2008

        JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER American 1874-1955 'To

        Est: $100 - $200

        JOHN YOUNG-HUNTER American, 1874-1955 "To Mimi-Mo". Signed lower right "J. Young Hunter". Inscribed in pencil lower right "To Mimi Mo with all good wishes from her old friend the "Young Hunter" October 29th, 1951". Watercolor on illustration board, 15 1/2 x 10" sight. Unframed.

        Eldred's
      • The flamenco dancer
        May. 08, 2008

        The flamenco dancer

        Est: £600 - £800

        John Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) The flamenco dancer signed 'J.Young.Hunter' (lower right) watercolour and bodycolour 29½ x 21 in. (75 x 53.3 cm.)

        Christie's
      • John Young Hunter (British 1874-1955)
        Oct. 12, 2004

        John Young Hunter (British 1874-1955)

        Est: £2,000 - £4,000

        Portrait of a young woman, full length, wearing a white dress and a black hat, signed and dated 1898, oil on canvas, 82 3/4 x 45 1/4 in. (210 x 115 cm.)

        Bonhams
      • J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "New Mexico Scene", c.1940; oil/canvas, 17" x 25", signed on
        Jun. 03, 2001

        J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "New Mexico Scene", c.1940; oil/canvas, 17" x 25", signed on

        Est: $700 - $900

        verso, provenance. Studied at the Royal Academy; the University of London with John Singer Sargent. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club. Exhibited at the Royal Academy of Art, London, 1900-1913; and at the Paris Salon 1910, 1914. His work is included in the collections of the National Gallery, London; Harvard University; Musee de Luxembourg, Paris; etc. He was a painter of Indian and landscapes in the West, society portraits in NYC.

        Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
      • J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "New Mexico Scene", c.1940; oil/canvas, 17" x 25", signed on
        Jun. 03, 2001

        J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "New Mexico Scene", c.1940; oil/canvas, 17" x 25", signed on

        Est: $700 - $900

        verso, provenance. Studied at the Royal Academy; the University of London with John Singer Sargent. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club. Exhibited at the Royal Academy of Art, London, 1900-1913; and at the Paris Salon 1910, 1914. His work is included in the collections of the National Gallery, London; Harvard University; Musee de Luxembourg, Paris; etc. He was a painter of Indian and landscapes in the West, society portraits in NYC.

        Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
      • J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "Duet", oil/canvas, 36" x 24", signed. Studied at the Royal
        May. 06, 2001

        J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "Duet", oil/canvas, 36" x 24", signed. Studied at the Royal

        Est: $1,000 - $2,000

        Academy; the University of London with John Singer Sargent. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club. Exhibited at the Royal Academy of Art, London, 1900-1913; and at the Paris Salon 1910, 1914. His work is included in the collections of the National Gallery, London; Harvard University; Musee de Luxembourg, Paris; etc. He was a painter of Indian and landscapes in the West, society portraits in NYC.

        Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
      • J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "Portrait of a Lady", oil/board, 32.5" x 21", signed. Studied
        May. 06, 2001

        J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "Portrait of a Lady", oil/board, 32.5" x 21", signed. Studied

        Est: $1,500 - $2,500

        at the Royal Academy; the University of London with John Singer Sargent. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club. Exhibited at the Royal Academy of Art, London, 1900-1913; and at the Paris Salon 1910, 1914. His work is included in the collections of the National Gallery, London; Harvard University; Musee de Luxembourg, Paris; etc. He was a painter of Indians and landscapes in the West, society portraits in NYC.

        Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
      • J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "At the Piano", c.1903; oil/canvas, 22.5" x 20", signed and
        May. 06, 2001

        J. Young Hunter (American, 1874-1955) "At the Piano", c.1903; oil/canvas, 22.5" x 20", signed and

        Est: $2,500 - $4,500

        dated. Studied at the Royal Academy; the University of London with John Singer Sargent. He was a member of the Salmagundi Club. Exhibited at the Royal Academy of Art, London, 1900-1913; and at the Paris Salon 1910, 1914. His work is included in the collections of the National Gallery, London; Harvard University; Musee de Luxembourg, Paris; etc. He was a painter of Indian and landscapes in the West, society portraits in NYC.

        Toomey & Co. Auctioneers
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