Vintage WWII Pen and Ink Sketch In Old Bremen Germany 1945 by Peter S Blewman.
This well executed pen and watercolour sketch was done at the end of The Second World War.
The scene depicts a street scene with very old buildings.
Mount present, the sketch was originally stuck with old labels.
A well sketched scene, done when Europe was just beginning to emerge from the horrors of
The Second World War.
Size image only: L16.5cm H22.2cm
Presently unframed but I am happily to quote o...
Serge Ivanhoff Ink and watercolor figural studies signed and and noted Paris. image 8"x10.5" framed 17" x 19".
Serge Petrovitch Ivanoff was born in Moscow in 1893 and showed artistic ability from a young age. On the family’s move to St. Petersburg, he took the opportunity to further his artistic studies by enrolling at the Imperial Academy of Arts in 1917, at the height of the Russian Revolution...
Original pen and Ink drawing "Girl on the Beach" by Frank Van Sloun signed lower right. Renowned painter, muralist, etcher and educator. Van Sloun studied in New York City under Robert Henri and members of the Ashcan School. Memberships included the San Francisco Art Association, the Carmel Art Association, Bohemian Club, Society of Mural Painters and California Society of Etchers. Image 8"L x 11"W.
An amusing scene, a rather large lady climbing onto an already overladen cart full of her belongings. There is a real look of indignation on the poor horses face.
There are six Family members plus a black cat.
A very funny pen and ink sketch which is a great talking point, perhaps a hint for someone who has overstayed their welcome.
Signed lower right RL Waller, presented within a shabby gilt glazed frame with ivory mount.
Size image only: 29.5cm by 36.5cm
‘Beautiful Young Girl’
A most charming pencil sketch of a teenage Victorian girl, seated and wearing a formal day dress of the period.
Storey was born in London, but educated in Paris. When he returned to London, he worked briefly for an architect before studying under J.M Leigh and J.L. Dulong. Though not a pupil he was also encouraged by William Behnes the sculptor, whose studio he visited. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1852 and studied at the Royal Academy schools from 1854...
Emile Prisse d'Avesnes (1807-1879), Criosphinx, 1858. Watercolor on graphite sketch.
Titled and annotated "Amenophis III - XVIIIe Dynastie" at the bottom center.
This watercolor represents a criosphinx, or sphinx with a ram head, composed of a lions body lying and a head of ram with hooked horns. He wears a nemes...
A beautiful set of six monochrome ink and wash drawings highlighted with white depicting various views of London to include The Tower & Tower Bridge, Albert Memorial & Albert Hall, Piccadilly Circus, Queen Victoria Memorial & Buckingham Palace, Admiralty Arch, Rotten Row by A J Meyer
It is quite obvious that these were executed around the turn of the last Century, capturing the hustle and bustle of everyday life frozen in time.
All presented within glazed frames.
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This is a wonderfully drawn portrait of a lady by Massachusetts artist Helen M. Hinds, 19th/20th century artist. This drawing shows a masterful and incredibly detailed portrait. It has a brown/black frame and is behind glass. See condition report and please see photos--they are part of the description...
13 1/4" x 19" black ink with brown wash heightened with white on laid paper.
A most amusing scene of a cart loaded with cases, trunks etc the final item about to be added to the collection, the horse thinking to itself 'this is the last straw'
A lovely scene, read into it what you will.
A nice fun piece
Size: 30cm by 37cm
A 1960’s predominantly Purple themed watercolour time sketch, designed for Rudolf Nureyev’s bathroom.
In good condition, signed by J Douglas Adams lower right.
A predominately blue themed scene with fruit, pillar and a vase containing cherry blossom all come together to create this charming scene. I purchased this together with a sketch design for Rudolf Nureyev’s bathroom. It is quite possible that this could also be a design for another part of his apartment. This scene is quite possibly by J Douglas Adams.
within mount, unframed
Size image only: 38.5cm by 31.5cm
A truly classic sketch on board of its period. Dramatic deep purple walls, floor and ceiling. One of those potted miniature gardens, most popular in those days, pair of abstract paintings and a clover leaf shaped glazed stand complete this scene from the (swinging 60’s) I purchased this together with a sketch design for Rudolf Nureyev’s bathroom. It is quite possible that this could also be a design for another part of his apartment...
A predominately blue themed interior in this scene with a small indoor garden, very popular 50 years ago an abstract painting hangs on the wall above. I purchased this together with a sketch design for Rudolf Nureyev’s bathroom. It is quite possible that this could also be a design for another part of his apartment. This scene is quite possibly by J Douglas Adams.
within mount, unframed
Size image only: 31.5cm by 22.5cm
This charming sketch depicts a typical 1960’s minimalist interior scene, predominantly purple hue with interesting chair in the style on Charles Renee Mackintosh. A memory of times (just) gone by. I purchased this together with a sketch design for Rudolf Nureyev’s bathroom. It is quite possible that this could also be a design for another part of his apartment. This scene is quite possibly by J Douglas Adams.
Size image only: 17.5cm by 22.5cm
Fernand Leger, French,1881-1955. This stunning example of Fernand Leger's imagery at his peak period in the 1920's is graphite and gouache on paper. It is 34.5cm h by 25cm w in a beautiful frame 55cm h by 45cm w. It is signed lower right F. L. 22 and inscribed "A mon cher Ami Albert Fratellini cordialement F Leger". There is some wear on the edges of the paper as can be seen but no damage to the image...
Henri Laurens, Paris, 1885-1954. Cubiste Tete de Femme is pencil and gouache on paper signed H.L. 18 LR. It is 22.3cm by 18.7cm (8.75" by 7.6". The son of a workman, Laurens trained at an early age in a decoration studio, where he modeled period-style ornaments and drew architectural designs. Afterwards Henri Laurens worked on building sites and scaffolding, where he learnt the hands-on side of hewing stone...
Henri Laurens, Paris, 1885-1954.These 4 pieces are Cubiste Head ink on paper signed LR. They are 22.8cm by 18.5cm (9" by 7.3". The son of a workman, Laurens trained at an early age in a decoration studio, where he modeled period-style ornaments and drew architectural designs...