Past Auction Sales

Recent auction prices for Maxfield Parrish show a steady increase in value. The following paintings sold in May 2017 for more than, or just under, one million dollars:

Young Gleaner 2

Young Gleaner, 1896. Oil on canvas, 42 x 28″

Parrish’s Young Gleaner sold at Christie’s, New York for $1,207,500 on May 23, 2017.


Lady Violetta

Lady Violetta and the Knave from The Knave of Hearts, 1923. Oil on panel, 19.25 x 14.75″

The hammer came down at $1,092,500 May 23, 2017 when Lady Violetta and the Knave was sold at Sotheby’s, New York.


The Chefs at a Table

The Chefs at the Table from The Knave of Hearts, 1925. Oil and pencil on board, 9.25 x 20″

The relatively small work, The Chefs at the Table, sold for $991,500 on May 23, 2017 at Christie’s, New York.



The Knave from The Knave of Hearts, 1925. Oil on board, 19.25 x 14.75″

The Knave sold for $725,000 at Dallas Auction Galleries on May 23, 2017.