All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1069686 (stock #JHptgJapAnim)
Circa 1830. Original watercolor from the artist Seisei Shugetsu's sketchbook of a mythical unicorn type animal. Bears label to verso from Brentano's Galerie Moderne with artist's name, date, and the title "Mythical Animal" In very good condition with just some light foxing, it measures sight size: 7" high by 9.75" wide, framed size 15.5" x 20.75".
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1119418
Watercolor on velvet, with eglomise mat and what appears to be the original gilt frame 27.5" x 32"--Depicting Pharaoh's daughter and the baby Moses. Provenance: The Edith Halpert Collection--Sotheby's1973. Exhibited : The Jewish Museum, NYC--"Biblical Themes." 1954-55. Sotheby's June Americana sale 1999.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #908187 (stock #8380,8381)
East Horsley, Surrey, The House of William Currie, Esq. and Broom House Near Dorking, Surrey

John Hassell (English, 1767-1825)

Pair of watercolors on paper, the latter signed and dated: “1822”.

Image size: 6” x 8”
Frame size: 13.5” x 15”

John Hassell was an engraver and drawing master as well as a prolific author...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1234629 (stock #0022)
This is a very nicely done signed watercolor by artist M.S. Parker, 1842, in an oval frame (see photos). M.S. Parker was an active artist in Philadelphia from 1835-1846. In January, 1939 an antiques magazine published this image. Condition is good; frame has some wear/tear (age-related) and there are 3 water spots above and to the left of the head of the sitter. Dimensions: height 13.75" by width 11.5"
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #515853 (stock #5072)
French J. Dodd House in a Park watercolour landscape painting 1837. This wonderful landscape watercolor depicts a large estate with horse, people, cows, horses, haystacks and a church in the distance. This watercolour was painted by J Dodd of Paris in 1837. Dodd exhibited from 1832 through 1839. The original birdseye maple frame measures 20 and one half inches by 15 and one quarter inches and the watercolor measures 12 and one half by 18 inches. Very good to excellent condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #843090
In original frame, 20.5" x 25", inscribed to the memory of Susannah Osborn, Susannah Southwick and Ebenezar Southwick, (apparently from Peabody, Massachusetts.)
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #818632
10" x 7.5" original giltwood frame, note label. Signed clearly but I can't quite decipher it--the date is clear 1834. Watercolor on paper.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #21171 (stock #129AAA)
Undoubtedly the most popular disciple of Buddha for artistic portrayal was the Japanese monk Daruma, most likely because his extreme devotion lent itself easily to ludicrous interpretation. Here, however, is a more eerie aspect of the legend: the reappearance of the aesthete some years after his death when he was seen in the western mountains of China, to whom he had introduced Zen Buddhism, traveling towards India, barefoot with one sandal in his right hand...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1264510 (stock #za161)
A finely done silhouette of a gentleman, in its original frame and convex glass. Most silhouettes are hollowcut or cut and paste, with the painted examples, as this one is, being much rarer. The artist, using watercolor and pen and ink, showed his skill with his beautiful rendering and interesting attention to embellishments along the skull line, neck, etc.

The painting and frame are in excellent condition, with no tears, folds, restoration...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1251816 (stock #JWbritH2O)
Circa 1798-1818, an exceptional watercolor by J. W. Williams of Scarborough’s South Bay. In the background on the tall cliffs are the remaining ruins of ancient Scarborough Castle. A lighthouse unrecorded prior to 1806 is in the foreground. In excellent condition, any perceived imperfections are from camera reflections on the glass. Two of Williams’ watercolors were accepted for the Royal Academy Exhibition of 1808. Sight size: 6.5” x 10.5” (Framed: 14” x 20”)...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1221997 (stock #10418)
Pair of Italianate Gouaches of Figures and Architectural Ruins, on paper with arched tops. Probably French, 18th/19th Century. (foxing)

n.b. These may be 18th Century wallpaper panels.

Frame: 32" x 13.25"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #749279
Ramsay Richard Reinagle,1775-1862, British, Returning Home, a shepherd ad his flock, watercolor on paper, signed and dated 1807, L.L. image size 20X27 inches, period gilt frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1187197 (stock #381)
This is a nice watercolor painting of a coastal village by the very well listed British artist John Hamilton Glass 1820-1885. This has nice vibrant colors and is in ex.cond. Size is 9 by 14 + mat.His specialty was harbour and coastal scenes.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #23351 (stock #1328)
Circa 1800, beautiful color. 5.75" wide x 8" high. Excellent condition. $285
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1294207
Edmund Darch Lewis, American, 1835-1910, "Narragansett Bay". A lovely 1884 marine scene, by the American Luminist landscape painter, Edmund Darch Lewis. Sight size is 14 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches and is signed and dated on the lower right, watercolor with gouache, framed. A recognizable talent at an early age, Lewis studied under the German born, Hudson River School artist, Paul Weber...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #414911 (stock #10301)
Page from an album. Illustration in Chinese style (Chinoiserie) of a Chinese man with high hat, holding two rods (?) in his hands. The shades on his clothes and face done in tiny dots, like in an etching. Black ink and watercolors on Western paper. French or English? Early 19th century.
The style of this watercolor refers to the small Chinese paintings on rice paper or extremely fine silk, done in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Measurements: 15 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches (40.3 x 30.2 cm)...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1238815
19thc watercolor of French military drummer and bugler by Orlando Norie {1832-1901}-Norie is listed and has sales record-piece is signed lower right hand side and Norie was known as Queen Victoria military painter-his works are found in museums--this painting appears to represent French troops in Algeria- buglers and drummers were key to military communications at the time -ca 1860s-no condition problems-6 inches by 9 inches-add 4 inches all around for mat and frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1139563 (stock #6098)
English School, late 19th century

Still Life with Apples and Canister

Watercolor on paper

Painting Size: 10” x 14”
Frame Size: 18.75 ” x 23”