The Collection of Sam Wyly, Dallas, Texas

Dallas Auction Gallery’s Fine Art Auction on October 5th, 2016 will feature over 90 works from the collection of Sam Wyly, Dallas, Texas. Check back for updates on the works arriving at the gallery all month long. We are busy getting all works cataloged and photographed, please contact Scott Shuford with any inquires, SHS@000mond.wcomhost.com or 214-653-3900.

Below is a selection of works that arrived this week, all to be offered on October 5th. Estimates available upon request. 

Thomas Hart Benton 
(American, 1889-1975) 
Roasting Ears 
Oil on canvas laid on board, 1938. Signed lower left, “Benton”. 
32”H x 39.5”W. 
 
 
Newell Convers Wyeth 
(American, 1882-1945) 
Stirling Castle 
Oil on Masonite, 1921. Signed lower left, “NC Wyeth”. 
24.875″ H x 42.125″ W. 
 
 
Newell Convers Wyeth 
(American, 1882-1945) 
Black Arrow Endpapers 
Oil on canvas, 1916. Signed upper right, “NC Wyeth”. 
26.75″H x 40.125″W. 
 
 
Robert Griffing 
(American, 1940) 
Life and Death 
Oil on canvas, 1997. Signed and dated lower left, “Griffing 1997”. 
40”H x 30”W. 
 
 
Robert Griffing 
(American, 1940) 
Lost Documents 
Oil on canvas, 1999. Signed and dated lower right, “Griffing 1999”. 
36″H x 43.875″W. 
 
 
 Maxfield Parrish 
(American, 1870-1966) 
Autumn Woods 
Oil on Masonite, 1927. Signed and dated lower right, “Copyright 1927, Maxfield Parrish”. 
36”H x 22.25”W. 
 
Charles Bird King 
(American, 1785-1862) 
Timpooche Barnard, a Yuchi Warrior 
Oil on board, 1825. 
17.5”H x 13.75”W. 
 
 
David Martin 
(British, 1737-1798) 
Portrait of Benjamin Franklin 
Oil on canvas laid on Masonite, 1772. Signed and dated lower right, “D. Martin ‘72”. 
50”H x 40”W.  
 
 
Pablo Picasso 
(Spanish, 1881-1973) 
Assiette tete de femme 
Unique ceramic, hand-painted red terra cotta, 1953. Dated by Picasso on verso, “21.2.53” and stamped, “Madoura Plein Feu”. 
9.4375”H x 9.625”W. 
 
 
Pablo Picasso 
(Spanish, 1881-1973) 
Assiette aux chevaux 
Unique ceramic, hand-painted red terra cotta, 1961. Dated by Picasso on verso, “18.2.61” and stamped, “Madoura Plein Feu”. 
14.9375” Dia. 
 
Pablo Picasso 
(Spanish, 1881-1973) 
Plat espagnol tete de taureau au soleil 
Unique ceramic, hand-painted red terra cotta, 1957. Dated by Picasso on verso, “20.5.57”. 
16.5625” Dia.