American & 20th-21st Century International Art

October 05, 2017

LOT 16
John Christopher Miles (Born after 1831-1911)
  • John Christopher Miles (Born after 1831-1911)
  • John Christopher Miles (Born after 1831-1911)
  • John Christopher Miles (Born after 1831-1911)

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John Christopher Miles (Born after 1831-1911), Canadian/American

SUNSET ON THE LAKE, 1861

Oil on 19th century grey board; signed and dated 1861 lower right, signed and dated 1861 and inscribed number “12” in ink verso
7.9 ins x 11.8 ins — 20 cms x 30 cms

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

The artist was born in Saint John, New Brunswick and died there in 1911. He resided in Maiden, MA and studied in Boston where he also exhibited. Miles was also an associate member of the Royal Canadian Academy.

Literature:

Peter Falk, “Who Was Who in American Art 1564-1975”, p. 2271

Provenance:

By descent from the present Private Collection’s uncle, Toronto

Additional Info:

Department: International Art
Medium: Paintings
Signed