An exceptionally rare and fine portrait of two children, possibly twins, in pencil and charcoal, dated August 1855. While the artist is unknown, he has captured the astonishingly innocent expressions of two very young children, probably Northeastern United States, sitting for their portraits, with the boy on the right reaching for a toy in the hand of the girl on the left, most likely his sister. They are both seated in a wooden bench attired in clothing very typical of the period...
Genre drawing of a mother and daughter, en trois-crayons on buff paper. English, late 18th C. Framed and matted; in very good condition.
Dimensions: 24" x 20" framed
European School, "Old Master Allegorical Scene"
This early Old Master red chalk drawing in the style of Raphaello Santi has a partial fleur de lis watermark and is matted and framed. Image size is 8 x 5 1/8 inches, framed size is 15 x 11 1/4 inches.
15.5"x10" drawing of Saye's Court previously owned by John Evelyn. Bio for AskArt: Hughson Hawley was a self-taught watercolorist, theater-set designer and specialist in painting cathedral interiors. He was born in Brighton, England, and began his career by painting sets for the Theatre Royal in his hometown and, later, for the theater at Stratford-on-Avon, where his father was the town librarian...
Few subjects can bring as much sunshine into a room as can flowers. This composition sketched in chalk on paper features a bouquet of flowers sitting happily in an unassuming but striking yellow flower pot which melds beautifully with the background and foils liltingly with the flowers. The sketch is signed in the lower right hand corner Malbre Burch 2000, completed when the artist was in her 80s...
Nice neo-classical watercolour painting representing the Triumph of Venus in a charriot pulled by goats, surrounded by puttis and satyrs playing music and dancing. It is a reproduction from the 19th century of the fresco in the Casa Dei Vettii in Pompei.
Italy, 19th century.
Framed dimensions : 20.66 inches x 8.26 inches (52.5 cm x 21 cm)
Condition : Very good condition.
20"x 16" signed Jacob Van Slay, Pastel on heavy paper. Cannot find a listing by this artist.
13.5"x 11" image only,signed C.M.
9"x12," Bio from Askart: Charles E. Waltensperger began sketching at a very young age, this continued as he worked as an elevator operator for the Detroit Free Press. There he kept a sketch tablet with him, drawing his passengers. One model, William E...
Graphite on paper, unsigned, but known to be Wagner since bought in a group of Wagner drawings.Bio from ask art.com: A native of Pennsylvania, Frederick Wagner was a painter of impressionist urban scenes, often views of Philadelphia. His many cityscapes including views of bridges and skyscapes were a distinct genre in the United States at the turn of the 20th century, and he began these subjects as early as 1906. The suggestion of many of his...
Mason Wells American 1906-1984 large watercolor on paper of a figure of a woman walking on the deck of a passenger liner with the funnel and other parts of the vessel. Painted over pencil. On the back is written, “MASON WELLS/ maybe/ S.S. Berengaria/ when Student at/ Harvard.” Sight size 20 ¾ by 13 ¾ inches. Frame 28 by 20 ¾ inches.
Condition. Excellent. Frame has minor knocks. New acid free backing.
Old framing label shows it was framed in San Francisco. S.S...
Landscape drawing by George Stout, Presented to George Carver in 1927. Original Untouched Condition!!! Rare Drawing by the most important member of the Monuments men. 13 1/2" X 11 1/4"
Approx 24" x 12.5" in the frame and mat: 33.5" x 23.25 Charcoal and pencil. bought at Christie's NY in a group of drawings attributed to Carles, this work is unsigned but thought to be by the artist...
Art Deco Gouache By Georg Hilgers
Lady at the Piano.Circa 1925.
By Georg Hilgers (1879 - 1944)Duesseldorf School,Germany
Signed by the artist.
Size:42,5 cm x 52,5cm ; 16.73 " x 20.66"
Framed under glass.
Interesting collection of three Indian Erotic drawings in water colour, dating 19th. century.
A fine antique set, very decorative and historically interesting.
Size: 1. 20,5 x 15,8 cm., 2. 20 x 15 cm. 3. 24,7 x 15,8 cm.
These drawings were priced from $800, we are selling them at a lot less, take advantage!
19" x 13.5" image size. Unframed. Signed lower left and dated '97. The illustration published for Century Magazine in 1898.
Charles M. Relyea (1863-1932) was an American illustrator whose work appeared in magazines and popular novels in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Relyea was a native of Albany, New York, and spent most of his early years in Rochester...
5.5" x 7" pencil or graphite on paper. Unsigned. I bought this in a group of works by Wagner and know it to be Wagner based upon the provenance. Bio from ask art.com: A native of Pennsylvania, Frederick Wagner was a painter of impressionist urban scenes, often views of Philadelphia. His many cityscapes including views of bridges and skyscapes were a distinct genre in the United States at the turn of the 20th century, and he began these subjects as early as 1906...
Nice pencil drawing by Michel Nitot, also called Charles Dufresne (Chézy-l'Abbaye 1759 - Paris ca. 1800) representing a hoplite, naked, holding his helmet next to his hoplon.
Michel Nitot was a French draftsman and engraver. His original name was Charles Dufresne.
He was active during the fourth quarter of the 18th century...