The famous Imp. King of the May painting currently owned and displayed at the American Guernsey Association office will be made available in a special online auction from June 30 - July 7.
It is an oil painting on canvas signed by artist E. Leone Seavey-Lucas in 1911 featuring a pastoral scene of Imp. King of the May, the forefather of the Guernsey breed in America and foundation sire of Langwater Farm, and his five daughters which are identified on a brass plaque attached to the period frame. Painting dimensions are 40” high and 57 ¼ “ wide with slight damage to right corner of frame.
Proceeds from the sale of the painting will be used for AGA debt repayment to the Guernsey Foundation.
Bidding available online at www.rileyauction.com under “our Auctions” tab beginning Tuesday, June 30 and closing at 8 pm EST on Tuesday, July 7.
Payment by credit card or check with pre-approval from the American Guernsey Association. Buyer responsible for shipping and handling.