MARCH 19 ESTATE AUCTION
Over 750 lots sourced from local estates, including:
- Important African American paintings from the collection of Dr. Laura Hines, former wife of artist Felrath Hines (American, 1913-1993)
- Items from the historic Stone House, Somers, NY, former home of P.T. Barnum
- Items from the estate of Elizabeth Luther, NYC, proceeds to be donated to Old Sturbridge Village
- and more!
Romare Bearden's short-lived but influential group of artists known collectively as Spiral was an important stepping stone for many black artists during the civil rights era. We are delighted to be offering 17 works from the collection of Dr. Laura Hines, former wife of Spiral member Felrath Hines (1918-1993), including multiple works by the artist and several by his colleagues Norman Wilfred Lewis, Richard Mayhew, and Charles Wilbert White. Read more
About Butterscotch Auction Gallery
Founded in 1987 by fine art appraiser Paul D. Marinucci, Butterscotch Auctioneers & Appraisers has established itself as one of the preeminent estate auction houses in the greater New York City area. It is the oldest and foremost auction of Westchester County, NY, and has developed a reputation for great serviceability and high-quality merchandise among consignors and buyers alike.
Items from the historic Stone House of Somers, NY, former home of P.T. Barnum
The 1849 Greek Revival home made from giant granite slabs has been the subject of photographs by Walker Evans and was for a time the residence of P.T. Barnum. Among the offerings from its holdings is an English Astronomical lantern clock by Payne and Co., London ($6,000-8,000), several fine American primitive paintings, a 'Jupe' radial action extension dining table, and a large 17th Century English school sporting painting ($4,000-6,000)
Currently seeking consignments for our July 2017 auction
(consignment deadline: June 16).
Contact us today to schedule a free evaluation of paintings, furniture, jewelry, Asian works of art, decorative arts, carpets, or any item of value. Specializing in estate work, we sell just about everything under the sun.
Selling at Butterscotch Auction Gallery
Butterscotch is well-versed in appraising and liquidating full estates of all varieties. Our team can assist you every step of the way.
Single Items and Collections
It doesn't matter if you're looking to part with one item or a house full of them- Our team will make sure your consignment process is easy, headache-free, and enjoyable.
Buying at Butterscotch Auction Gallery
Butterscotch Auction Gallery presents high-quality auctions four times per year sourced from local estates and collectors. We have a passion for bringing you the best items we can find and love to share our knowledge and expertise with our buyers.