Description

    Adam Emory Albright (American, 1862-1957)
    Fireside Candlelight, 1903
    Oil on canvas
    28 x 18-1/4 inches (71.1 x 46.4 cm)
    Signed and dated lower left: Adam Emory Albright 1903

    PROVENANCE:
    Van Pelt Art Galleries, Beverly Hills, California;
    Amos Green Allen, Chicago, Illinois, acquired from the above;
    Mr. and Mrs. Archibald Allen, Livingston, Montana, by descent from the above, circa 1957;
    By descent to the present owner, 2007.




    Condition Report*:

    Lined canvas; there appears to be faint stretcher creases with a few cracks along their length; under UV exam, there appears to be a spot of inpainting in flame of candle; otherwise, a thick and discolored varnish layer makes reading this painting difficult. Framed Dimensions 38.25 X 28.5 Inches

    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    7th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 750

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 23 days left to consign to the 2017 November 4 Nature & Science Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Your friendly, professional staff does a first rate job.
    J.S. ,
    Johnstown, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 May 12 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    2017 May 12 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,704,510