Gavels 'n' Paddles: Samuel Robb Indian, $40,625, Doyle New York

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Samuel Robb Indian, $40,625, Doyle New York

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Samuel Robb Indian, $40,625, Doyle New York

Recent Auction Results From Near & Far
By Ken Hall
A 19th century carved, painted cigar store Indian maiden attributed to Samuel Anderson Robb (1851-1928), 56 inches tall, sold for $40,625 at an American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction held Oct. 1 by Doyle New York in New York City. Also, an 1894 seascape of Long Island’s Rockaway Beach by William Trost Richards (1833-1905) brought $62,500; a second seascape by Trost made $40,625; and a pair of portraits done in 1845 by Joseph Whiting Stock (1815-1855) went for a combined $46,875. Prices include a 25 percent buyer’s premium.