Fine Arts Department


Consign Fine Art with Potomack

Call : (703) 684-4550

Email: anne@potomackco.com

Director of Fine Arts – Anne Craner

As Director of Fine Arts for The Potomack Company, Anne Craner oversees the sale of works of art, including paintings and sculpture. With more than 25 years of experience in the field, she plays a leading role in the Potomack Company’s  acquisition, management and auction of significant works that have included paintings by Albert Bierstadt, Andy Warhol, Alexander Calder, Honoré Daumier.

Before joining Potomack, Anne served as Curator at the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., following more than 14 years at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. While at The MMA, Anne was a Research Associate, in the Department of European Paintings where she coordinated and conducted research for multiple exhibitions including, Goya, Degas, Seurat, Origins of Impressionism, Juan Gris and Picasso Classico. She’s fluent in both French and Spanish.

Assistant Cataloguer – Isabelle Craner

Isabelle assists the Potomack Company’s Director of Fine Arts and Director of Marketing. She graduated from King’s College London with a BA in history and earned high honors on her thesis about notable art collector Isabella d’Este. Isabelle is a native of Old Town Alexandria and graduated from the National Cathedral School in Washington, DC. She is fluent in Spanish. 

Assistant Cataloguer – Frederick La Violette 

Frederick has worked for Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Department in New York, and participated in several record-breaking sales. He’s a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where he focused on art market trends from the 19th to the 21st century and earned a BA in visual studies. Frederick is a native of Old Town Alexandria and a graduate of St. Albans School in Washington, DC.

Featured Artists


Alexander Calder ♦ Gene Davis ♦ Sam Gilliam ♦ Keneth Young ♦ James Hilleary ♦ Leon Berkowitz ♦ Paul Reed ♦ Alma Woodsey Thomas ♦ Kenneth Noland ♦ Morris Louis ♦ Howard Mehring ♦ Thomas Downing ♦ William de Looper ♦ Allan Bridge ♦ Sam Francis ♦ Follower of Michelangelo Merisi ♦ Albert Bierstadt ♦ Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky ♦ Edward Henry Potthast ♦ Albert York ♦ John Graham ♦ Severin Roesen ♦ William Macleod ♦ William Trost Richards ♦ Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema ♦ Julian Onderdonk ♦ Jan Fijt ♦ Friedel Dzubas ♦ Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot ♦ Andre Lanskoy ♦ Montague Dawson ♦ Harold Osman Kelly ♦ Circle of Sir Peter Lely ♦ Cajetan Roos ♦ Asher Brown Durand ♦ George William Horlor ♦ Jennetta Emily Conrad ♦ John Alexander ♦ Wolf Kahn ♦ Wally Bill Hedrick ♦ John Ferguson Weir ♦ Andrea Soldi ♦ Rosa Bonheur ♦ Francisco Bores ♦ Emilio Grau Sala ♦ John Bradley ♦ William Charles Anthony Frerichs ♦ Janos Vaszary ♦ Sarah Grilo ♦ Andre Brasilier ♦ Raimundo De Madrazo Y Garreta ♦ John Emms British ♦ Edward Harrison May ♦ Abel George Warshawsky ♦ Gaetano Lapis ♦ Follower of Viviano Codazzi ♦ Santi Di Tito ♦ James Edward Buttersworth ♦ George Dunlop Leslie ♦ Norman Rockwell ♦ Antonio Jacobsen ♦ Pierre Auguste Cot ♦ Giuseppe Canella ♦ John Frederick Herring, Senior ♦ William Henry Cotton ♦ Alessandro Magnasco ♦ Juan Sanchez Salmeron ♦ Robert K. Abbett ♦ Melchior D’Hondecoeter ♦ Spanish School ♦ Sheldon Parsons ♦ Alan Feltus ♦ James Jebusa Shannon Ra ♦ Thomas Worthington Whittredge ♦ Henri Le Sidaner ♦ Thomas Hudson ♦ James Webb ♦ Chauncey Foster Ryder ♦ Frederick Judd Waugh ♦ Percy A. Sanborn ♦ Gleb Savinov ♦ Alfred Gunnar Bjareby ♦ Frank Joseph Malina ♦ Emil Barbarini ♦ Karl Hauptmann ♦ English School ♦ Anne Shreve ♦ Thomas Doughty ♦ John Medina I or II ♦ Wright Barker ♦ John Bratby ♦ Howard Chandler Christy ♦ Thomas Willis ♦ George Washington Nicholson ♦ Charles Willson Peale ♦ William James Muller ♦ Peter Poskas ♦ Benjamin West ♦ Nicholas Alden Brooks ♦ Eugene Verboeckhoven ♦ Jennifer Losch Bartlett ♦ Jamini Roy ♦ Le Pho ♦ Louis K. Stone ♦ After Joos Van Cleve ♦ George Dunlop Leslie Ra ♦ Style of Francois Boucher ♦ Leontine (Lea) Von Littrow ♦ John Atkinson Grimshaw ♦ Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze ♦ Dixie Selden ♦ Viatcheslav Kalinine ♦ Erik Thor Sandberg ♦ Jack Shadbolt ♦ Thomas Birch ♦ Northern Italian School ♦ Ronald Langley Bloore ♦ John Brewster Jr. ♦ Martha Walter ♦ Arthur Meltzer ♦ William Bradford ♦ Claude Venard ♦ Jan Jacob Coenraad Spohler ♦ Laurence A. Campbell ♦ Max Kuehne ♦ Anthony Watkins ♦ Peter Curling ♦ Sigmund Joseph Menkes ♦ Joseph Mcgurl ♦ John Opie ♦ Anne Ramsdell Congdon ♦ Marcel Dyf ♦ John George Brown ♦ Richard Wilson ♦ Juan Downey ♦ Guido Reni ♦ Julien Dupre ♦ John William Casilear ♦ Paul Lacroix ♦ John Frederick Herring ♦ Edward Lamson Henry ♦ Felix Auguste Clement ♦ Elizabeth Louis Vigee Lebrun ♦ Franz Von Defregger ♦ Fantin-latour ♦ Frederick Kemmelmeyer ♦ Francisco De Goya ♦ Giovanni Paolo Pannini ♦ Eastman Johnson ♦ Sam Jr. Gilliam ♦ Impressionist School ♦ Ralph Waldo Emerson Meyers ♦ Henri Joseph Harpignies ♦ Simon Saint-Jean ♦ Charles Henry Gifford ♦ Chinese School ♦ Nasser Ovissi ♦ Thomas Buttersworth ♦ Julie Heffernan ♦ Vasili Ivanovich Shukhaev ♦ Alexander Loemans ♦ Ilya Bolotowsky ♦ Aloysius O’Kelly ♦ Georges Washington ♦ Corneille Petit ♦ Richard Frederick Lack ♦ Basil Bradley ♦ Ferdinand Joachin Richardt ♦ Annie L. Henniker ♦ John Singer Sargent ♦ Francesco De Mura ♦ Frederick Mcduff ♦ Hu Chi-chung ♦ British School ♦ Adolf (Christian Adolf) Schreyer ♦ Victor Charreton ♦ William Hart ♦ Manfred Schwartz ♦ Herman Johannes Van Der Weele ♦ Maurice Braun ♦ Rory Mcewen ♦ Irving Ramsey Wiles ♦ George Morland ♦ Albert H. Robinson ♦ Emile Albert Gruppe ♦ Charles A. Vaughn ♦ Jack Lorimer Gray ♦ Bartholomeus Van Der Helst ♦ Jean-Baptiste Armand Guillaumin ♦ British School Possibly Irish ♦ Antoine Bouvard ♦ Harry Roseland ♦ William Henry Holmes ♦ Carleton Wiggins ♦ Jean-gabriel Domergue ♦ Italian School ♦ Paul Weber ♦ John Mooney ♦ Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait ♦ Narcisse Virgile Diaz De La Pena ♦ Campbell A. Mellon ♦ Bertha Sophia Menzler Dressler Peyton ♦ Hermann Herzog ♦ Kevin Fitzgerald ♦ Ben Austrian ♦ Ken Howard Obe Ra ♦ Domenichino ♦ Charles Napier Hemy ♦ Jan Van Kessel ♦ After Cornelis De Vos ♦ William Aiken Walker ♦ John Edward Costigan ♦ Francois Gall French ♦ John Frederick Herring, Jr. ♦ William S. Robinson ♦ Ted Godwin ♦ Addison Thomas Millar ♦ Edgar Payne ♦ Homer Dodge Martin ♦ Erich Wassmer – Ricco ♦ Rodolfo Opazo ♦ Ivan Fedorovitch Choultse ♦ Francois Schommer ♦ Alfredo Tominz ♦ Andrew John Henry Way ♦ Levi Wells Prentice ♦ Charles Peale Polk ♦ Andre Hennebicq ♦ Roger Bertin ♦ Joseph Thors ♦ Style of Nicholas Largilliere ♦ Style of Drouais ♦ John Nost Sartorius ♦ American School ♦ John Skeaping, R.a. ♦ Fritz Bultman ♦ Eric Sloane ♦ After Sir Anthony Van Dyck ♦ Bartolomeo Pedon ♦ Frank Moss Bennett ♦ Hudson River School ♦ Gustav Von Mandelsloh ♦ Guglielmo Zocchi ♦ Lawton Silas Parker ♦ John Mix Stanley ♦ Dutch School ♦ Thomas Moran ♦ Lowell Nesbitt ♦ Claude Howell ♦ Frank Howell ♦ Ethel Seath ♦ Francois Duyck ♦ Walter Emerson Baum ♦ Thomas Weaver ♦ Adam Styka ♦ Omar Rayo ♦ William Walker Morris ♦ Dorothy Hood ♦ Peter Moran ♦ Raden Basoeki Abdullah ♦ Clifford Grayson ♦ Nemesio Antunez