Everard Auctions and Appraisals
Live Auction

Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 371

Charles G. Svendsen (OH, 1871-1959), Milk Cans, O/C

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000


Charles G. Svendsen (OH, 1871-1959), Milk Cans, Oil on Canvas, signed lower left, depicting a landscape with a tree in the foreground, milk cans around the trunk and a barn in the background, label for The Patricia Weiner Gallery on verso, in a giltwood and fabric lined frame, frame size 20 3/4 in. x 17 3/4 in.

Charles G. Svendsen began his art training at the Cincinnati Art Academy in his hometown before going on to study at both the Académie Julien and Colarossi in Paris. He was primarily a church decorator and painter of religious scenes and landscapes. His work can be seen in churches around Cincinnati and various museums. (Cincinnati Art Galleries)

Measurements: Height: by sight, 12 1/4 in. x Width: 9 1/4 in.


Good condition, canvas slightly wavy, some wear to gilt.

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