Important Fine Art Auction to be held on Boston’s North Shore

  • June 18, 2021 13:57

  • Email
Lot 241: Sanford R. Gifford, "Lago di Nemi" oil on canvas 13 1/2 x 20 1/2 inches.
John McInnis Auctioneeers
Lot 94: GEORGE HALLOWELL (1871-1926) "Grand Pitch" oil on canvas 28 3/4 x 36 inches.
John McInnis Auctioneeers

On Saturday, June 26th at 11:00 am (ET), John McInnis Auctioneers, LLC will present its June Important Fine Art Auction which will be conducted before a live audience and online. Over (550) lots of paintings, prints, sculptures, mid-century modern furniture and fine art reference books that span over (4) centuries will be brought across the auction block in a single session sale. 

The auction will feature the personal collection of William "Willie" Postar of Boston, along with other private estate collections from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine and Conneticut.

As you browse through the online catalogue or attend a preview in person you will notice pieces for all levels of dealers, interior designers and collectors, from some of the world's most renowned artists such as Rembrandt, Picasso, Grozs and Warhol to those who are less well known from the Barbizon, Impressionists, Tonalists and Regionalists schools.

There will also be a strong represention of non-representational abstract works as well as those by highly sucessful living artists as well. 

We invite you to join us for this auction with live, absentee, phone and online bidding!

Important Fine Art and Collections Auction at John McInnis Auctioneeers, Saturday, June 26th at 11:00 am (ET)

Lot 388: GEORGE GROSZ (1891/9-1959) "Masks / Faces in a Crowd" watercolor 17 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches (sight) signed.
John McInnis Auctioneeers

This auction has been in the works for over (2) years and is built around the estate of William "Willie" Postar of Boston whose personal collection is featured in the first 176 lots. 

Please join us on ....

The event will be held at the gallery of John McInnis Auctioneers, LLC, located at 76 Main Street, Amesbury, Mass. Previews begin on Monday, June 21st until Friday June 25th from 11-4 or by appointment.  Auction day the doors will open at 9 am.

“Everyone is invited to join us for a fast-paced and entertaining event, with some wonderful opportunities to acquire original fine art at attractive price points through the auction,” said John McInnis.

Lot 384: Pablo Picasso "Le Tricorne" mixed media on paper 16 x 16 inches. signed and dated 1919.
John McInnis Auctioneeers

John McInnis Auctioneers, LLC is the largest full-service auction house on Boston’s North Shore. The company’s 12,000-square-foot gallery is a retrofitted 1930s-era brick Art Deco building that once housed a grocery store. A staff of experts is proficient in 18th, 19th and 20th century fine art and decorative arts. The firm is a specialist in fine art, antiques and estates.

The gallery is always accepting quality consignments for future auctions. To consign a single piece, a collection or an estate, you may call them at (978) 388-0400; or, you can e-mail them at mcinnisauctions@yahoo.com. To learn more about their services and upcoming events, please visit www.mcinnisauctions.com.

Browse the sale.


  • Email

More News Feed Headlines

Banksy, Love is in the Bin.

Banksy's Shredded Painting Sells for Artist Record of $25.4 Million

  • NPR / October 14th, 2021

A Banksy painting that partially self-destructed on the auction block three years ago has sold again, for a record ...

Read More...
View of Destination Crenshaw’s Sankofa Park featuring design for Charles Dickson’s sculpture Car Culture.  Plans for the final work include colored paint for the surface.  Rendering by Perkins&Will, courtesy of Destination Crenshaw.

$100 Million Redesign of 1.3 Mile Section of L.A.'s Crenshaw Boulevard to Feature Major New Works by 100 Black Artists

  • ArtfixDaily / October 14th, 2021

Destination Crenshaw, the $100 million public-private initiative to redesign 1.3 miles of Crenshaw Boulevard as an ...

Read More...
Romare Bearden, “River Mist” (1962), mixed media, 54 x 40 inches, Romare Bearden Foundation (courtesy DC Moore Gallery, NY.  Art © Romare Bearden Foundation/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY)

Major Exhibition of Romare Bearden Abstract Works Begins Museum Tour

  • ArtfixDaily / October 14th, 2021

Romare Bearden: Abstraction, an important traveling exhibition organized by the American Federation of Arts and The ...

Read More...
Simon George of Cornwall, about 1535-40, Hans Holbein the Younger (German, 1497/98 – 1543).  Mixed technique on panel.  Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main

First Major U.S. Exhibition of Holbein the Younger Brings 16th Century In-Crowd to L.A. and N.Y.

  • ArtfixDaily / October 13th, 2021

In the early 1500s, if you wanted to impress people with your good looks and accomplishments, a portrait by Hans ...

Read More...

ARTFIXdaily Artwire