All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1228646 (stock #26C10 100)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) - Foggy Morning, Vinalhaven, Maine. Watercolor painting, early 1960's, 15 inches x 22 inches (sight). Signed in lower left. In this atmospheric painting, Thomas Curtin has captured the rocky coastline on Vinalhaven Island, Maine, as a sea fret rolls in on the land. Thomas Curtin was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. He studied at the prestigious National Academy of Design and Art Students' League, both in New York City...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1228528 (stock #40H15 100)
The White Horse - Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977), oil on canvas, 24 inches x 30 inches. Circa 1960's. Unsigned, but bearing the stamp of the Thomas R. Curtin Estate on the reverse, together with the estate's inventory number 167. In this appealing painting, Thomas Curtin has portrayed a farmer buck sawing a felled tree, whilst the viewer's attention is drawn to his white draft horse, which serves as the focal point of this work...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1228286 (stock #22B3 459)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) - Autumn Valley. Oil on artist board. Circa 1960's. Size: 16 inches x 20 inches. Signed lower right and bearing stamps from the Thomas R. Curtin Estate on the verso. In this painting, Curtin has captured a Vermont valley at the peak of its autumnal colors. Using impressionistic brushwork and a colorful palette, he draws the viewer's eye from the rocky pasture in the foreground, through the sugar maples, to the purple hills beyond...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #1228118 (stock #22B3 457)
Snow Drifts - Walton Blodgett (American, 1907-1963), original watercolor painting. Circa: mid 20th century. Size: 12 inches x 14.5 inches. Signed in lower left. A dramatic image by this WPA era Vermont artist, with contrasting shadows set against a snowy field and with a silhouetted skyline of the Green Mountains in the background. Walton Blodgett received his artistic training in New York City at the Grand Central School of Art, and later with George Luks...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1221989 (stock #22B3 451)
Country Road in Winter - Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977). Oil painting on artist board. Circa 1960's. Size: 8 inches x 10 inches. Signed in the lower left. Condition: Very good but would brighten with a professional cleaning. Offered in what is probably the original frame...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1215877 (stock #10382)
Frederick Calvert (British 1785-1845)

Squally Day off the Coast with Lighthouse and Unloading the Fishing Boats

Oils-on-canvas, one signed lower left

Painting Size: 10" x 14"
Frame Size: 16.5" x 20.5"

Born in Cork, Calvert first exhibited at the Dublin Society of Artists and the Hibernian Society in 1815...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1210358 (stock #22B3 433)
Walton Blodgett (American, 1908-1963) - Boat in Dry Dock. Pencil on paper. Circa 1930's. Size: 7 inches x 13 inches. Unsigned but bearing the embossed stamp of the Walton Blodgett Estate...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1210354 (stock #22B3 438)
Walton Blodgett (American, 1908-1963) - Artist at Work. Pencil on paper. Circa 1930's. Size: 7.5 inches x 10 inches. Unsigned but bearing the embossed stamp of the Walton Blodgett Estate. Walton Blodgett was an American watercolor painter, illustrator and teacher. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, he studied at the Grand Central Art School and then with George Luks at the Art Students League in New York. He illustrated for 'Fortune' and other magazines to supplement his income. In the mid 1930's, he ...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1210353 (stock #22B3 437)
Walton Blodgett (American, 1908-1963) - Train Station. Pencil on paper. Circa 1930's. Size: 7 inches x 9 inches. Unsigned but bearing the embossed stamp of the artist's estate. Walton Blodgett was an American watercolor painter, illustrator and teacher. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, he studied at the Grand Central Art School and then with George Luks at the Art Students League in New York. He illustrated for 'Fortune' and other magazines to supplement his income. In the mid 1930's, he relocated ...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #1207004 (stock #26C10 2507)
Dennis Sheehan (American, b. 1950) - original winter sunset painting in a marshy landscape. Circa 1992. Oil on canvas. Size: 9 inches x 14 inches. Signed in lower right. Excellent condition and offered in a contemporary gilt wood plein air frame. This dramatic tonalist painting is typical of Sheehan's subject and style, capturing the orb of a setting sun over a wintry marshy landscape. Dennis Sheehan is a contemporary painter of landscapes whose work is inspired by George Inness and other 19...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #1206684 (stock #39B20 345)
Jacob I. Greenleaf (American, 1887-1968) - Vermont Village in Autumn, oil on canvas, c.1940s. Canvas size: 22 inches x 28 inches. Very good condition with some minor discoloration to the older varnish in the sky. Signed in the lower right and retaining the artist's original fragmented, partial label on the reverse. A native of Estonia, Jacob Greenleaf emigrated to the United States, where he settled in Rockport, Massachusetts. He is best known for his paintings of New England landscapes and ...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Contemporary item #1205152 (stock #26C10 2498)
Dennis Sheehan (American, b.1950) - Winter Sunset landscape painting. Oil on canvas. Circa: early 2000s. Size: 9 inches x 14 inches. Signed in lower left. Excellent condition and offered in a carved, gilt wood plein air frame. Dennis Sheehan is a contemporary painter of landscapes whose work is inspired by George Inness and other 19th century tonalists. His paintings are in many public and private collections, including the White House. He attended the Montserrat College of Art in Beverl...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #1203053 (stock #fs284)
Of black Belgian marble, this modernist sculpture by Lily Ente was created in 1954 and is entitled "Head". It was deaccessioned from the Chrysler Museum of Art in 1991 and his been in private collections since that time. Measuring 11 1/2" x 13 1/2" x 5 1/4", it is of triangular shape and depicts an abstracted head, with varying surfaces of polished marble that reflect the light and create slight shadows, making an intriguing and evocative form. Interesting from every angle, it demonstrates th...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #1201865 (stock #fs278)
This bronze medallion is signed by Therese Dufresne, and is dated on the side 1979, with an impressed figure and "Br Flor", most likely referring to the foundry. It is 3 1/4" in diameter, 1/2" thick, and weighs a hefty 17 ounces. One side depicts numerous buildings and skyscrapers, including the Chrysler Building, the Arch at Washington Square, what appears to be one of the World Trade Center towers, and possibly other identifiable buildings. Some of the structures in the foreground seem to ha...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1199944 (stock #22B3 441)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) Vermont landscape painting of a Winter Stream and Farm Buildings. Oil on canvas. Circa 1960s. Size: 24 inches x 30 inches. Estate stamped signature in lower right and with additional estate stamps on the reverse. Condition: excellent with new stretcher and recently professionally cleaned. Offered in a gold leaf period frame. In this wonderful painting, Thomas Curtin has captured a stream in winter, meandering through a wooded valley, with a farm and ...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1198430 (stock #10332)
Echo Bridge, Boston

by Henry Turner Bailey (American, 1865–1931)

Oil on canvas, signed. and retaining a typewritten label on the reverse.

Painting: 19.5" x 30"
Frame: 23.5" x 34"

Henry Turner Bailey was an artist, printmaker, teacher and writer. Born in North Scitiuate, Massachusetts, Bailey attended the Massachusetts Normal Art School and studied in Boston and Europe before settling in Cleveland, Ohio. Bailey was De...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1197965 (stock #fp225)
Bertha E. Baxter, American artist, born in 1895, lived in NYC and the North Shore of Boston (Gloucester, Rockport, Cape Ann), and was known for her paintings of Gloucester and Rockport area, particularly harbor and genre scenes. She exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Hoosier Salon, and the Art Institute of Chicago, and is listed in art reference books, including Who's Who in 1953. According to the pencil information on the back of this painting, she was also affiliated wit...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1930 item #1197872 (stock #fp223)
Charles Henry Harmon, American, born in Ohio in 1859, was a known landscape artist working primarily in northern California, though also lived and worked in Colorado. Known for his scenes of Yosemite, the Monterrey area, scenes from the Sierras, and especially his views of redwood and sequoia forests, his landscapes are finely painted, often with subtle and muted tones. This oil on stretched canvas measures 11" x 14", in a wood frame, which measures 14 3/4" x 17 3/4". There is a pencil notatio...