Paintings by Edzard, Icaza, Smillie, Nisbet, others are in Shannon's online fine art auction, Jan. 24

  • MILFORD, Connecticut
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  • January 17, 2019

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DIETZ EDZARD, German (1893-1963), Fenme a la de Course de Cheveaux, oil on canvas, signed, 25 1/2 x19 3/4 inches, Estimate:$4,000-6,000
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FRANCISCO ICAZA, Mexican (1930-1940), "Caja de Joyas", oil on canvas, 39 1/2 x 29 inches, Estimate:$4,000-6,000
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MILFORD, CT. – Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers announces their first Online Fine Art Auction of the year, to be held online on Thursday, January 24th at 2:00PM. The sale includes over 180 lots of quality fine art available at approachable prices for collectors at every level. The Online Catalog will be available for bidding on January 14th.

Notable highlights include a lithograph by Pablo Picasso entitled “Jaqueline.” The abstract composition is an eye-catching print on pink Japon paper. Other modern and contemporary prints by Marc Chagall, Raoul Dufy, Robert Rauschenberg, Krishna Redy and others will also be offered.

Modern and contemporary paintings in the sale include a Fancisco Icaza oil painting titled “Caja de Joyas,” a painting of New York City by Anne W. Goldthwaite and a portrait by Joseph Solman among many others.

Large-scale paintings by French artists Dietz Edzard, Suzanne Eisendieck, Francois Gall and Andre Vignoles are stand-out lots in ready-to-hang condition. Other French paintings in the sale include works by Paul-Emile Pissarro, Andre Hambourg, Annie Puybareau and Andre Gisson.

The sale also features traditional landscape painting from the 19th century. A highlight from this category is a River Landscape with Mountain View by Hudson River Artist George H. Smillie. Also in this category are paintings by Robert Nisbet, Edward Gay and Ambrose Andrews.

Contemporary Works from the Estates of Gerald Johnson, a noted follower of Bolotowsky and Fred Otnes, a Connecticut collage artist will be offered. Both of the artists had successful careers and were widely exhibited in their regions.

There is something for everyone in this auction with most works priced below $5,000 and little to no reserves.

Previews will be held on weekdays, starting Tuesday, January 15th, and continuing through Wednesday, January 23rd (closed weekends). Preview hours are 11AM-5PM, eastern time. The auction will start promptly at 2:00PM EST via on Thursday, January 24th. A link to the sale will be available on the Shannon’s homepage. Bidding will take place live online through Absentee bids can be arranged by request through, by contacting the gallery or in-person during the preview.  

PABLO PICASSO (AFTER), Spanish (1881-1973), Jacqueline, color lithograph on pink japon nacre paper, signed and dated, 15 x 22 1/2 inches, Estimate:$4,000-6,000
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Shannon’s will host their next major auction on May 2, 2019. Consignments are accepted year-round. To consign a single piece of artwork, an estate or a collection, you may call (203) 877-1711; or, send an e-mail to To learn more about Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneers and the Thursday, January 24th auction, please visit or follow them on social media. Updates are posted frequently.

Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers
49 Research Drive
Milford, Connecticut
(203) 877-1711
About Shannon's Fine Art Auctioneers

Shannon’s Fine Art Auctioneer’s opened in 1997 as Connecticut’s premier fine art auction house. Founded by partners Gene and Mary Anne Shannon, the firm quickly established a reputation for integrity, knowledge of fine art and personalized service. With over 40 years of experience as a fine art dealer and auctioneer, Gene Shannon provides his clients specialist knowledge of American and European 19th and early 20th century paintings and the fine art market.

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