All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #1267362 (stock #22B3 502)
Emile Albert Gruppe (American, 1896-1978) - Mount Mansfield Vermont in winter from Pleasant Valley. Circa 1940's. Oil on artist board. Size: 12 inches x 16 inches. Signed in the lower right. An early diminutive winter landscape of Mt. Mansfield as viewed from Pleasant Valley on the north side by this noted American impressionist. We consider this little gem to be on of Gruppe's most accomplished paintings...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1266798 (stock #384fs)
Carved in black argillite, this eagle head measures 7 1/2" x 4 3/4" with a base diameter of approximately 4 1/4". Unsigned, it is in excellent condition with no breaks or losses. The carving is very well executed, with good detail in the feathering and face. Argillite carvings have been an artistic expression for the Native Peoples of the Northwest Coast, from Washington state to Alaska, and depict the animals and sacred beings of their cultures...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1263556
Framed in a handmade frame 10.5" x 12", etching 5.5" x 7". Original etching is dated and signed. Excellent condition with some paper browning. Huc-Mazelet Luquiens (1881–1961) was an American printmaker, painter and art educator who was born June 30, 1881 in Massachusetts to French-speaking Swiss parents. He graduated from Yale University where he received training in art, earning both a bachelor of arts and master of fine arts degrees...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #1260014
8.5" x 11", Gouache and ink on paper, unframed, unsigned. This may have been a study for the painting "Lei Makers, Lei Day, Hawaii" Shirley Marie Russell was born in Del Rey, California and was an impressionist landscape painter, studying art at Stanford University, the California School of Fine Art, the California School of Arts and Crafts, and Academie Julian in Paris, 1937 to 1938. In 1921 she went to Hawaii and settled permanently in 1923...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1256263 (stock #10560)
Ebenezer Colls (British , 1812-1887)

"The Old Ship Victory off Southampton Water"

Signed lower left and titled on an old label on the reverse.

Painting: 26" x 17.25"
Frame size: 32" x 23"

Colls was a painter of shipping and coastal scenes who lived in Camden Town, London and exhibited at the British Institution from 1852-4. The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich has a pair of his paintings...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1254545 (stock #364fs)
Measuring 8" x 6.75", the seated lion is cast upon an oval stepped plinth, and signed Barye. The surface is a deep brown patina, with slight wear in raised areas where it has been handled. The entire surface of the lion is well cast and detailed, with the musculature and fur clearly depicted. Antoine Louis Barye (French 1795-1875) is one of the renowned animalier sculptors of the nineteenth century, and his works are classical icons of this genre...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #1253308 (stock #40H40 100)
Jacob I. Greenleaf (American, 1887-1968) - 'Autumn Glory, Mount Monadnock, NH,' oil on linen landscape painting, circa 1950s, signed in lower right. Size: 25 inches x 30 inches. Excellent condition and offered in the original carved gold leaf frame, including artist's label which gives the title, Autumn Glory. There is also an exhibition label from the Boston Society of Independent Artists 16th Annual Exhibition, that shows the title as Autumn Gold with an original price tag of $275...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #1252800 (stock #38B20 372)
Luigi Lucioni (Italian/American, 1900-1988) - 'October Sparkle,' original watercolor painting on paper, dated 1953. Size: 7 inches x 9 inches. Signed and dated in the lower right. Also, retaining on the reverse of the frame, the original Associated American Artists label giving the title, October Sparkle, together with the original asking price of $100. There is a personalized inscription from the artist which reads: "For Dorothy, Until the green one comes along .....
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Contemporary item #1244201 (stock #26C10 2545)
Dennis Sheehan (American, 1950 - ) original landscape painting of a Sunset Over A Marsh. Oil on linen. Size: 11 inches x 22 inches. Signed 'Sheehan' in lower left...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #1244198 (stock #22B3 466)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) painting of a Mountain Road - Autumn. Oil on canvas. Circa 1950s. Size: 18 inches x 20 inches. Artist signature in lower right. In this work, Thomas Curtin directs our gaze away from the traces of early morning snow on a winding mountain road and out across to the sunny autumnal river valley and to the purple hills beyond. Excellent condition and recently placed upon a new stretcher. Offered in a period carved, gilt wood frame. Thomas Curtin was bor...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1244195 (stock #22B3 468)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) original watercolor landscape painting of a Farm in Winter. Circa 1960s. Size: 14 inches x 20 inches. Thomas Curtin Estate stamped signature in lower right. A classic Vermont scene with farmhouse, barns and sheds situated on a winding country road during the depth of winter. Excellent condition with fresh, bright colors. No foxing. Offered in a contemporary gilt wood frame with linen matting. Thomas Curtin was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. He s...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #1240032 (stock #fs347)
Created by artist Chuck Dodson, American, working in the Miami area 1940's-1970's, this sculpture depicts La Pieta, or the Virgin Mary cradling the body of Christ. Dodson worked on numerous architectural designs that enhanced buildings throughout Miami in the mid 20th century, and also created the mosaic panels at the Orange Bowl Stadium. His sculptures are figural, using his dancer wife as a model, and his nudes are beautifully sculpted, with a spare elegance that is striking. Working in var...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #1239998 (stock #fs346)
This sleek and stylized sculpture of a mother and child was modeled by Chuck Dodson, a designer living and working in Miami during the mid 20th century. His designs were often utilized in architectural elements in Miami, particularly in the Art Deco area of Miami Beach, and he also created the fine mosaics in the Orange Bowl Stadium. In addition to his larger architectural works, he created sculptures, primarily nudes, with some erotic works. His wife, formerly a dancer, was his model, and he...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1233335 (stock #Ch1583)
An Orientalist watercolour by Georges Clairin (1843-1919) depicting a tiled Islamic architectural alcove, possibly from the Alhambra. Faintly signed in pencil to lower right. Dimensions of watercolour: 25.5 x 36.5 cm. Overall: 40.3 x 51.5 cm. Late nineteenth century.

Excellent condition.

Georges Clairin: French orientalist painter and illustrator, chiefly known for his portraits of Sarah Bernhardt, his long-time lover. This painting was evidently executed during his travels either in Spai...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Contemporary item #1232578
On hold

Fantastic Bronze by Yabuuchi Satoshi
籔内佐斗司 作『 空蝉童子 』4/9【超稀少】ブロンズ

This amazing bronze was made by one of the most famous contemporary Japanese artists: Yabuuchi Satoshi.

It represents a fairy-like creature emerging from the nymph skin of a cicada.

The characters created by Yabuuchi Satoshi are inspired...

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. Curtin found a mentor and friend ...
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. The scene is completed by a row of village houses, with ...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1930 item #1228313 (stock #40F47 346)
David Gauld (Scottish, 1865-1936) - Painting of Four Calves Resting. Oil on canvas. Canvas size: 24 inches x 36 inches. Signed in lower right, D. Gauld. Late 19th or early 20th century. In this adorable work, the Scottish painter David Gauld has portrayed four young calves resting in the shade by a watering tub in a Scottish pasture. David Gauld was a native of Glasgow and is well known for his studies of cattle. He studied at the Glasgow School of Art and shared a studio with the portrait ...