American Art

As the only house outside of New York with auctions devoted solely to American Art, Freeman’s consistently presents high-quality works in various media and subject matter by some of the most recognizable names in the field.

Collecting Categories:

  • Pennsylvania Impressionists

  • Marine Art

  • Illustration Art

  • The Wyeth Family

  • The Philadelphia Ten

  • Graduates from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

  • Ashcan School

  • The Ten

  • American Impressionism

  • Illustration Art


Artists & Designers of Interest: 

  • N.C., Andrew, and Jamie Wyeth

  • William Glackens

  • Cecilia Beaux

  • Martin Lewis

  • Childe Hassam

  • Arthur B. Carles

  • Martha Walter

  • Milton Avery 

  • Guy C. Wiggins

  • Thomas Eakins  

In recent years, Freeman’s has won the consignment of several major American Art collections, such as The George D. Horst Collection of Fine Art ($4.4 million), as well as The Collection of Dorrance “Dodo” H. Hamilton ($4.9 million), both yielding resounding prices (including world records) for works by Fred Wagner, Frank Weston Benson, Jonas Lie, Edward Redfield, Daniel Garber, Martin Johnson Heade and Childe Hassam.


 

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Upcoming Auctions

American Art & Pennsylvania Impressionists

December 6, 2PM EST




Single-Owner Collection Successes

 

The Collection of Dorrance "Dodo" H. Hamilton

Sell Through: 99%

Final Sale Total: $6,087,375

Pre-Sale Estimate: $3,639,750 - $5,421,250

 

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