Fall Texas Art Auction - November 9, 2019

The Texas Art Auction

David Dike Fine Art will host the Fall Texas Art Auction on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Wildman Art Framing, Murad Auctioneers will conduct the sale. The Texas Art Auction was established in 1996 and has become a tradition in  collecting early Texas art for the past 23 years.

The auction will feature 300 lots of early Texas art with great collections of Dallas
painters, Olin Travis, Otis Dozier, Frank Reaugh, Merritt Mauzey, Zanne Hochberg and Edward Eisenlohr; Fort Worth Circle artists, Bror Utter, David Brownlow and some early, rare Samuel Ziegler works. The auction will feature an exemplary San Antonio Landscape painting works by the early Spanish-American painter Jose Arpa. David Dike Fine Art is excited to offer 2 rare and fresh paintings by the early Houston modernist painter Robert Preusser. There will be several paintings in the auction from the estate of Carl Benton Compton.

As always, the auction will be a live paddled sale with online, phone and absentee bidding available. This sale always draws an enthusiastic crowd of bidders as well as art enthusiasts, and DDFA will offer great food and drinks by Taco Heads. For more information and to request a catalogue please visit: www.daviddike.com.

David Dike Fine Art, Fall Texas Art Auction

Preview and Auction Location:
Wildman Art Framing
1715 Market Center Blvd
Dallas, TX 75207

October 21 – November 8: Mon. – Fri. 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

November 9, 2019
Doors open at 10:00 AM; bidding starts at 12:00 noon, C.S.T.

David Dike Fine Art | 2613 Fairmount Street, Dallas, TX 75201 | 214-720-4044 |
info@daviddike.com | www.daviddike.com | Auctioneer: TXS 13362

Robert O. Preusser (Am. 1919-1992)
Dwarf Dwellings, 1937
oil on Masonite 36 x 38
signed lower left: Preusser 37

Jose Arpa (Sp./Am. 1858-1952)
San Antonio Near Calaveras
oil on canvas 18 x 24
signed lower right: Jose Arpa, San Antonio

Seymour Fogel (Am. 1911-1984)
Untitled, Abstraction, 1951
oil on Masonite 48 x 48
signed lower right: Fogel ‘51

Spring Texas Art Auction - April 6, 2019

The Texas Art Auction

The David Dike Fine Art, Spring Texas Art Auction was a festive and successful fine art auction, which took place on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at Wildman Art Framing. The crowd was filled with interested and dedicated Texas Art enthusiasts. Several first-time buyers were present and active at the sale as well.

The auction sold 88% of the 255 available lots. The top selling lot in the sale was the Julian Onderdonk painting titled Road Through the Trees painted in 1913-1914, which sold for $384,000. The second highest selling work in the sale was lot 127, by Porfirio Salinas titled Cactus in the Hill Country, which sold for $120,000, a new auction record for the artist. Prior to this, the previous the previous record auction sale for Salinas was at the David Dike Fine Art, Texas Art Auction in October 2018; a bluebonnet painting titled Texas Hill Country Spring which sold for $90,000. Another top selling lot in the sale was lot 124, the Florence McClung titled, Dallas executed in 1930, it sold for $72,000. A Florence McClung of similar subject matter, however a much larger work and tighter regional style sold in our October 2018 sale for an auction record-breaking $252,000. A jewel of the sale was lot 146 by Dallas’ own Reveau Bassett titled Ducks in Flight which sold for $39,600.

This spring auction featured the collection of Dallas landscape architect and Texas fine art collector, John Stone, 96% of the lots in his collection sold. These exquisite paintings of which Stone was a steward of for decades have found new eager homes. Please visit our website for information on upcoming shows and auctions.

The Live Auctioneers online catalog, to view the full catalog.


To view the auction results, click here: AUCTION RESULTS

To view the catalogue of unsold and available lots click here: UNSOLD LOT CATALOG

Fall Texas Art Auction - October 27, 2018

David Dike Fine Art presents the now semiannual Texas Art Auction. The Spring sale features 249 lots of early to contemporary Texas Art. Jone Stone, a Dallas art collector for the past 40 years, offers 60 painting from his collection.

Assembled with passion and adored for many decades, the collection of John Stone is inspired by nature and his appreciation and love for Texas art, both contemporary and rooted in the tradition of the early Texas landscape oil painting. The Spring auction features paintings from Dallas’ own Otis Dozier, Olin Travis, Edward Eisenlohr and Merritt Mauzey. Texas Modernism is represented by collections of Seymour Fogel and Zanne Hochberg among many others. Louis Murad of Murad Auctioneers will conduct the sale. (Louis Murad TXS 13362)

The sale will take place once again at Wildman Art Framing on Saturday, April 6, 2019. The bidding will start promptly at 12, noon, the doors will open at 10:00 AM. We will provide live, online bidding, absentee and phone bidding will be available as well. Auction preview will also take place at Wildman Art Framing, Marth 18 – April 5, Monday – Friday from 10 AM – 5 PM

WHAT: Spring Texas Art Auction & Preview                                           

WHEN: Auction: April 6, 2019; Preview: March 18 – April 5, Mon – Fri 10 AM – 5 PM

WHERE: Wildman Art Framing

1715 Market Center Blvd

Dallas TX 75207

The Live Auctioneers online catalogue is now live, click the link below to view the full catalogue



To view the October flip book catalogue, click here: 2018 VIRTUAL CATALOGUE

To view the January flip book catalogue, click here: 2018 VIRTUAL CATALOGUE

To view the 2017 virtual flip book catalogue, click here: 2017 VIRTUAL CATALOGUE

To view the 2016 virtual flip book catalogue, click here: 2016 VIRTUAL CATALOGUE

To view the 2015 virtual flip book catalogue, click here: 2015 VIRTUAL CATALOGUE

To view the 2014 virtual flip book catalogue, click here: 2014 VIRTUAL CATALOGUE

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