Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Edward Seago painting, $106,250, Freeman’s
Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall
A painting by British artist Edward Seago (1910-1974), titled The John Biscoe in Pack Ice, sold for $106,250 at a sale of The Forbes Collections (Dec. 14) and The Brewster Collection (Dec. 15) at Freeman’s in Philadelphia. Also, a painting by the French painter Jules Achille Noel (1815-1881), titled Plage du Treport, rose to $106,250; 19 lots of silver and silver-gilt by Stuart Devlin went for a combined $111,903; and a painting by Eugene Louis Boudin (Fr., 1824-1898) made $87,500. Prices include a 25 percent buyer’s premium.