Live Auction

March 2024: Day Two

Fri, Mar 15, 2024 11:00AM EDT
Lot 1248

After William Ranney (American, 1813-1857) Oil on Academy Board, Ca. 20th C., the Trapper's Last Shot, H 18.25" W 24.25"

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
After the painting by William Ranney. Signed W Ranney at the saddle. Depicting a mountain man on horseback in marshy terrain looking over his shoulder as a group of Indians approach. F.W. Devoe & Co. academy board label on verso. Having a giltwood frame, H 22.75", W 28.75". Provenance: Collection of James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.


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Collection of James A. Brescoll, Bloomfield Hills, MI.