D. HOWARD HITCHCOCK     SOLD 

Wailuma      

Oil on Canvas      10" x 22"

Signed and Dated Hikikoki 87 lower left

Very early work, period Hudson River frame.

D. HOWARD HITCHCOCK    SOLD

Hawaiian Girl

Charcoal      24" x 18"

Signed lower right "DHH Feb 7 1916", also with rare monogram.

Period Newcomb Macklin Arts & Crafts Frame. According to June Hume, grandniece of Hitchcock who has been cataloging his work for 40 years, this is one of three known charcoals to exist.

D. HOWARD HITCHCOCK        SOLD

Puako    

Oil on Canvas      40" x 60"

Signed and dated lower right "D. Howard Hitchcock 1916"

Elihu Vedder water gilded APF Frame. Monumental early work.

EDITH WHITE     SOLD

Still Life

Oil on Canvas     19" x 23"

Signed and dated lower left "Edith White 1888"

Period Victorian Frame. Edith White was a guest of Robert Louis Stevenson and his wife on their visit to Hawaii in 1888. She stayed for six months and exhibited 15 original paintings. Only two have surfaced to date.

TADASHI SATO             SOLD

Manpachi Place    

Oil on Canvas  43" x 38"

Signed lower right Tadashi Sato 84

and on reverse Way to Manpachi Place Tadashi Sato 84

CHARLES W. BARTLETT             SOLD

Surfriders

Woodblock     9 3/4" x 14 1/4"

Signed lower right "CWB"

Period Curtis Style Arts & Crafts Frame. Published: Finding Paradise, p. 146

ROBERT LEE ESKRIDGE      SOLD  

Waikiki Beach     c.1945

Oil on Canvas      50" x  60"

Signed on verse Robert Lee Eskridge

Bought directly from estate about 1977, was told by family that is was Eskridge's last mural.

 

AGNES PELTON          SOLD

Shell Ginger      

Oil on Canvas      36" x 30"

Signed lower right Agnes Pelton 1925

Only one other painting of a Hawaiian subject has surfaced to date.

JOHN KELLY        SOLD

Hawaiian Decoration 1      c.1940

Color Aquatint        14-3/4" x  11-3/4"

Signed in margins lower right

A first in his series Hawaiian Decorations.

 

A.R. GURREY        SOLD

Breaking Waves Kauai Beach      c.1918

Oil on Canvas      12" x 18"

Signed bottom left A.R. Gurrey

A charming painting, no doubt painted directly from nature.

 

MABEL ALVAREZ        SOLD

Windward Side     c.1930

Oil on Canvas      20" x  16"

Signed upper right Alvarez

One of a few non portraits ever located.

 

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D. HOWARD HITCHCOCK     SOLD 

Hilo Bay    

Oil on Canvas      12" x 24"

Signed and Dated D. Howard Hitchcock 1892 lower left

Very fine and early painting of Hilo Bay.

JEAN CHARLOT        SOLD

Fijian Figure     c.1969

Oil on Canvas      14" x  10"

Signed on lower right Jean Charlot

A little gem painted before he executed his lithograph of same subject.

 

JOHN KELLY        SOLD

Banana Girl     c.1940

Color Aquatint Etching on Paper      14 3/4" x  11 3/4"

Signed lower right John Kelly

Executed in his most productive years, a nostalgic expression of old Hawaii.

 

PAUL LANDACRE        SOLD

Hawaiian Male Dancers     c.1935

Wood Engraving Print on Paper      8" x  6"

Signed lower left Paul Landacre

Part of a series commissioned by the Hawaiian Pineapple Co. for use in their advertising campaign. A numbered edtion limied to 50 pieces was executed.

 

LIONEL WALDEN        SOLD

Seascape     c.1915

Oil on Canvas      22" x  36"

Signed lower left Lionel Walden

One of his most popular images.

 

JULES TAVERNIER        SOLD

Scene at Kilauea     c.1886

Oil on Canvas      20" x  36"

Signed lower right Jules Tavernier

A dramatic nocturnal depicting glowing lava with clouds of smoke under a nights sky.

 

ROBERT LEE ESKRIDGE        SOLD

Male Figures     c.1920

Oil on Canvas      36 3/4" x  41 1/2"

Signed lower right Robert Lee Eskridge

Bold example of of his early work, a variation of a similar image used in his publication Manga Reva.

 

PETER RENNINGS        SOLD

Landscape     c.1924

Oil on Canvas      12" x  16"

Signed lower right Peter Rennings

Brought to Hawaii in 1914 to supervise the first color press. Later became Art Director to Paradise of the Pacific magazine. Poinciana Tree Manoa was reproduced in the publication.

 

LLOYD SEXTON        SOLD

Cup of Gold c.1940

Oil on Canvas      18" x  24"

Signed lower left Lloyd Sexton

Purchsed driectly from the artist by the first Okinawan doctor in Honolulu. Now hanging in Hawaii's State Art Museum.

 

DON BLANDING        SOLD

Kihi Kihi    c.1927

Oil on Canvas      28" x  22"

Signed lower right Don Blanding

A very rare Blanding oil, fewer than 6 discovered so far.

SHIRLEY RUSSELL        SOLD

Seascape     c.1935

Oil on Canvas      30" x  40"

Signed lower right Shirley Russell

Shirley was a pupil of Lionel Walden and his influence is clearly visible here.

 

H.M. LUQUIENS        SOLD

Nude Female Figures     c.1925

Oil on Canvas      20" x  24"

Signed lower right H M Luquiens

Very rare oil of image later executed in dry point.

 

LLOYD SEXTON        SOLD

Paniau     c.1981

Oil on Canvas      16" x  28"

Signed lower left Lloyd Sexton

Part of the Laurence Rockefeller collection that hung in his office at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel and later as part of his personal collection.

 

ARTHUR W. EMERSON        SOLD

Seascape     c.1930

Gouache on Paper      20" x  30"

Unsigned attributed to Arthur Emerson

A kamaaina he was productive artist for 30 years in Hawaii in the late 20s through late 50s. His favorite subjects were the local people in their tropical settings.

 

JOHN C. POOLE        SOLD

Seascape     c.1923

Wood Engraving Print on Paper      6" x  4 1/2"

Signed lower right John C. Poole

A long popular theme favored by Hawaii's artists.

 

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JULES TAVERNIER       SOLD

24" x 63"

Signed and dated "Jules Tavernier Hilo 1886"

Highly important volcano painting.

 

CONWAY SHIPLEY        SOLD

Figures in Tropical Landscape     c.1847

Watercolor on Paper      7" x  18"

Signed bottom Conway Shipley

Conway was a ships artist on the HMS Calypso in 1847 that traveled to Tahiti to the relieve the outgoing HMS Grumpus.

 

SHIRLEY RUSSELL        SOLD

Landscape     c.1940

Oil on Canvas      24" x  48"

Signed lower left Shirley Russell

Large panoramic view of Hana, Maui.

 

SHIRLEY RUSSELL        SOLD

Seascape     c.1935

Oil on Canvas      20" x  24"

Signed lower left Shirley Russell

The undeniable influence of Lionel Walden.

 

TADASHI SATO       SOLD

Untitled     c.1972

Oil on Canvas      33" x  43"

Signed lower right Tadashi Sato 1972

 

LLOYD SEXTON      SOLD       

Puako      c.1960

Oil on Canvas      40" x 56"

Signed lower left Lloyd Sexton

A monumental work depicting sleepy tide pools along the Puako coastline.

SHIRLEY RUSSELL          SOLD

Night Blooming Cereus     

Woodblock on Paper      10 1/2" x 13 1/2"

Signed and Dated lower right Shirley Russell 29

Russell painted a series of flower images in 1929. Watanabe of Japan (engraver for Charles Bartlett) executed the wood blocks for her.

Less than 20 impressions were made for each image.

TADASHI SATO       SOLD

Untitled    c.1971

Oil on Canvas      8" x  10"

Signed lower right Tadashi Sato 1971

 

HELEN DRANGA          SOLD

Hilo Bay     c.1920

Watercolor on Paper      7" x 10"

Signed lower left Dranga

Charming image of a popular location on Hilo Bay. Dranga's work appears in Paradise of the Pacific Magazine in the 1920s and 30s.

JULES TAVERNIER         SOLD

Kilauea Crater      

Oil on Canvas      20" x 36"

Signed lower left Jules Tavernier 1887

Dramatic representation of Kilauea Crater, one of the finest

examples of this work to surface.

D. HOWARD HITCHCOCK         SOLD

Grass Shack     

Oil on Canvas        12" x 18"

Signed lower left D. Howard Hitchcock 1894

Early scene of Hawaiian life at the turn of the century.

CHARLES FURNEAUX         SOLD

Old Hilo House      c.1890

Oil on Canvas      18" x 24"

Signed lower right C Furneaux

First of the volcano school painters arriving in Hawaii in 1880. Fewer than 5 oils have appeared in 30 years.

A.T. MANOOKIAN        SOLD

Flamingos in Flight    c.1931

Oil on Canvas      34" x  89"

Signed lower right AT Manookian

His final painting delivered to the Mackintosh family of Black Point. Three days later he took his life.

 

JULES TAVERNIER            SOLD

Maui Sugar Plantation     

Oil on Wood Panel      8" x 14"

Signed and Dated lower right Jules Tavernier 1885

An early painting of the Central Plains of Maui.

E. H. STEEL          SOLD

Duke  

Charcoal and Graphite on Paper      45" x 39"

Signed and Dated EH Steel 1914

Published in Finding Paradise and the Ultimate Surfing Guide. Believed to be a proposed image for the 1914 MidPacIfic Carnival.

EUGENE SAVAGE          SOLD

Koolaus     

Watercolor on Paper      17" x 22"

Signed Eugene Savage 42

Purchased directly from the descendents of Eugene Savage. Exhibited and published Art Deco Hawaii Honolulu Museum of Art.

D. HOWARD HITCHCOCK         SOLD

End of Fisherman's Day     

Oil on Canvas      20" x 16"

Signed and dated lower right D. Howard Hitchcock

Also signed in pencil on stretcher bars "End of Fisherman's Day"

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