All-stars aligned in Vogt’s Texas art auction Oct. 24

Texas art

Porfirio Salinas (1910-1973), ‘Bluebonnets,’ 1930, oil on canvas, 16 x 20in. Estimate: $15,000-$18,000. Vogt Auction Galleries image

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Vogt Galleries’ Texas Art Auction will feature a curated collection of 222 lots of original Texas artwork fresh-to-market from private collections and estates throughout Texas. The auction will take place on Saturday, Oct. 24 at 1 pm. Central time. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.

Featured in the auction is a stunning Dawson Dawson-Watson, Laurel & Prickly Pear, oil on canvas, in the original artist’s handmade frame that has a $20,000-$30,000 estimate.

Texas art

Dawson Dawson-Watson (1864-1939), ‘Laurel & Prickly Pear,’ dated, oil on canvas, 21 x 16in, original artist’s frame: 28 x 23in. Estimate: $20,000-$30,000. Vogt Auction Galleries image

A fantastic selection of bluebonnet landscape paintings will be included in the sale by artists G. Harvey, William Slaughter, Santa Duran, Robert Harrison, Carl Hoppe, Randy Peyton and many others, including artwork by Porfirio Salinas, Bluebonnets, 1930, oil on canvas (est. $15,000-$18,000).

Texas art

G. Harvey (1933-2017), Texas Hill Country, 1975, oil on canvasboard, 9 x 14in. Provenance: from the estate of G. Harvey. Estimate: $3,000-$5,000. Vogt Auction Galleries image

Known for her etchings of Texas cowboys is a Mary Bonner, Bronco Busters, 1925, hand-colored etching, ed. 4/25 (est. $12,000-$15,000).

Texas art

Mary Bonner (1887-1935), ‘Bronco Busters,’ 1925, hand-colored etching, ed. 4/25, image size: 6 x 10in. Estimate: $12,000-$15,000. Vogt Auction Galleries image

Among the many Texas landscape pieces are works by Julian Onderdonk, Autumn Scene, oil on board (est. $15,000-$20,000) and G. Harvey, Texas Hill Country, 1975, oil on canvasboard (est. $3,000-$5,000).

Texas art

Julian Onderdonk (1882-1922), ‘Autumn Scene,’ oil on board, 10 x 12in. Estimate: $15,000-$20,000. Vogt Auction Galleries image

Additionally, the auction will feature artwork by Julian Onderdonk, Jose Arpa, Robert Wood, Dalhart Windberg, William Zaner, Olin Travis, Kelly Fearing, Fred Darge, Jose Vives-Atsara, Rolla Taylor, Hazel Massey, Manuel Garza, many pieces of Harding Black pottery and more.

For details contact Rob Vogt, director of Vogt Auction Galleries at 210-822-6155 or


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