Wonderful framed under glass illustration by Hugh Thomson dated 1797 with the title The Wedding In Pink for Pears Soap. The illustrated print is gorgeous with a beautiful wedding party with guests in a church. Hugh Thomson was a prolific illustrator best known for his Jane Austin illustrations. The frame measures 13.75" by 11". The backing has been replaced with acid resistant paper and new hanging hardware. Very hard to find!
fabulous Foo dog, mid 20th century ceramic, L17"W9"H16"
Antique hand carved oak plinth of putto.Masterfully carved.38"H
A Vintage Botanical Print, Egyptian Water Lily Plate #16
The rectangular print shows this specimen in three different phases of bloom and the foliage from two different perspectives. The print is housed in a birds eye maple frame with a gilt filet.
Size: 12” high 8 ½” wide
terrific 40" bronze, exquisitely sculpted, mid 20th century
John Francis Murphy, American, 1853-1921, "Landscape at Twilight". A beautiful dusky landscape by noted American Tonalist artist John Francis Murphy. Painted in oil on chamfered panel, this landscape measures 8 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches, c. 1890, indistinctly signed lower right, signed or identified on the back with the date of his death, in a period gilt frame. John Francis Murphy was one of the leading artists of the American Tonalist movement in the late 19th and early 20th centuries...
Barry Moser, American, 1940-, "Garden of Satanic Delights". This is a gorgeous, richly detailed triptych wood engraving, image size 7 x 12 1/4 inches, published in an edition of 200, 1971, pencil signed. The delicate lines, strong contrast and energetic composition bring an extraordinary lifelike quality to the wild plants in this image, making them seem as if they are spilling forth from the page.
Barry Moser, American, 1940-, "The Lady and the Merman". A very cool triptych wood engraving by Barry Moser, image size 6 x 12 1/2 inches, 1977, pencil signed. This triptych is titled "The Lady and the Merman" and is accompanied by the following verse "He sailed off on his great ship... She sat there still as the rock... Up from the depths came the merman..."
Barry Moser, American, 1940-, "Timing Devices". A dramatic triptych wood engraving, the three images are individually titled, "The Dump", "The Burying Ground", and "The Eucharist". The overall image size is 8 x 9 3/8 inches, 1977, pencil signed.
Barry Moser, American, 1940-, "Premonitia". This is a truly stunning, lushly detailed original wood engraving by American artist Barry Moser. The image size is 13 3/4 x 15 inches, 1974, signed titled and dated within the image, pencil signed.
Ceramic sculpture by Michael Andersen, Denmark, circa 1930. 16" long; 9" high. Persian glaze with cracquelure. In excellent condition (one small glaze chip to the toe should be mentioned). Still bears the original MA&S paper label. Also hand incised shield mark with 3 lines (fish) and numbers 4875 II.
Large and impressive original acrylic painting on paper by Ruth Schloss (Born in Germany in 1922, died in Israel in 2013). This untitled works is signed in Hebrew l.r. It measures 27" by 19" (work alone) and 35" by 27" in its wonderful Lucite frame. In excellent original condition. Provenance: from a Manhattan estate.
Ruth Schloss emigrated from her native Germany to Israel in 1937 with her family...
Oil on canvas, in the original frame and with owner's inscription: B. Johnson, Boston, Mass." signed and dated lower left, BJ YOung, 1878. Frame is approx. 43.5" x 62" and canvas about 31" x 48" View off the coast of Wales is inscribed in pencil on the stretcher.
Oil on canvas, on 19th C stretcher, framed, 15.5" x 17.5"
An oil painting on canvas showing Eton college rising majestically above a picturesque area named black spots. There is a figure in red and a punt on the river.
A most pleasing scene presented within a plain gilt frame
Size: 27cm by 37.5cm.
This charming scene depicts the 15-16th Century half timbered cottages, typical of the style within this area.
There is a man with walking stick walking down the lane. In good condition, the colours are good and crisp. Presently unframed.
This is from a private collection, obviously someone that had a good eye.
Signed lower right c.w.f
A charming and we'll painted scene of a typical 15-16th Century cottage. The attention to architectural detail leads me to believe that the artist had some knowledge of this subject.
In good condition with nice crisp colours, initialed and dated lower left c.w.f 1982
A nice hand coloured lithograph inscribed below CW Radclyffo del & lith, published by T Ingalton & Son Eton May 28th 1844 Day & Haghelith to the Queen
He was born in the parish of Sedbergh, then in Yorkshire in the year 1456. He was at Kings College, Cambridgeshire...