‘Beautiful Young Girl’
A most charming pencil sketch of a teenage Victorian girl, seated and wearing a formal day dress of the period.
Storey was born in London, but educated in Paris. When he returned to London, he worked briefly for an architect before studying under J.M Leigh and J.L. Dulong. Though not a pupil he was also encouraged by William Behnes the sculptor, whose studio he visited. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1852 and studied at the Royal Academy schools from 1854...
Mexican charcoal and gouache drawing of Mexican cowboys herding cattle by listed Mexican artist Oscar Bernal--modernist painting probably done in the 1970s --no condition problems--period frame with minor nicks-15 inches by 13 inches-add 5 inches all around for mat and frame-painting well conveys the action of cattle herdind
Stunning mid 19th century charcoal drawing of a Classical Urn by John Reid. Signed lower right. Beautifully framed. Dimensions 17 inches x 24 inches. Triple matted frame dimensions 27 inches x 33 inches. Beautiful designer quality art.
Fine art pen and ink by listed French artist Louis Vallet. Signed and dated lower left. Horse and rider. Dimensions 9 1/2 inches x 10 inches. Frame dimensions 19 1/2 inches x 19 1/2 inches. Very good antique condition.
Fine art charcoal drawing. Late 19th to Early 20th century. Signed (illegible). Beautifully framed. Dimensions 20 inches x 14 inches. Frame dimensions 25 inches x 18 inches. Very good antique condition.
Original pen and ink by listed artist Edward Lupper. This charming pen and ink show a pair of leopards surrounded by flowers. Signed middle center. Dimensions 7 inches diameter. Paper / Frame dimensions 13 1/2 inches x 15 1/4 inches.
Serge Ivanhoff Nude at her Dressing Table. Conte Crayon Drawing signed and dated Paris 1945. image 9"x12".
Serge Petrovitch Ivanoff was born in Moscow in 1893 and showed artistic ability from a young age. On the family’s move to St. Petersburg, he took the opportunity to further his artistic studies by enrolling at the Imperial Academy of Arts in 1917, at the height of the Russian Revolution...
Original pencil drawing by Duveneck. Standing male nude. Pencil on paper. Framed. Unsigned. Undated. Dimensions 6 inches x 9 inches. Frame dimensions 12 3/4 inches x 16 inches. Good vintage condition.
Vintage 1920's Dog Sketches. Unsigned. Unframed. Dimensions 8 1/2 inches x 6 3/4 inches. Good vintage condition (see pics). A great find.
Lot of Seven 19th century Animal sketches. Horse Jump (7 inches x 1 1/2 inches) Dog (3 1/2 inches x 2 inches) Trapeze (3 3/4 inches x 3 3/4 inches) Cat (3 1/2 inches x 2 inches) Beetle (2 inches x 2 inches) Horse and Cat (4 1/4 inches x 2 1/2 inches) Two Cats (2 inches x 3 inches). Affixed to paper (11 1/4 inches x 9 inches). Very good antique condition. Some foxing on Two Cats. Unframed. Unsigned.
Lot of three 19th century Animal sketches. Fantastic sketches depicting Two Dogs (5 inches x 3 1/4 inches) Horse (6 inches x 4 1/2 inches) and Circus Animals (6 inches x 2 1/2 inches) Affixed to blue scrap paper (11 1/4 inches x 8 1/4 inches). Unsigned. Unframed. Very good antique condition. A great find.
20th century pencil portrait. Male portrait, unknown sitter. Unsigned, unframed. Though this pencil portrait is undated, we believe this to be circa 1950s. Paper dimensions 6 inches x 7 inches. Comes unframed.
Rare original pastel on paper by listed artist Charles Erskine Scott Wood. Titled "On The Heights". Dated 1912. Fair antique condition (needs restoration - see pics). This fantastic original pastel needs a bit of TLC, and will look great restored and framed. Signed & dated. Dimensions 10 inches x 12 3/4 inches. Unframed.
Vintage fine art illustration by Brookes. Though undated, we believe this to be circa 1960's. This wonderful original painting on paper shows a piano player and lounge singer. Good vintage condition (some paper loss upper left, some discoloration). Unframed. Undated. Dimensions 11 inches x 14 inches. This fantastic illustration will look great in a contemporary frame. Thanks for looking!
Fantastic 18th century old master drawing. Original pencil on paper. Study of Architectural Urns with Cherubs. Fair antique condition. The signs of distress, such as foxing, staining, tears & holes, are to be expected from paper of this age, and do not affect the overall charm of the piece. Primitive sketches on the back (see pics), and a possible Collectors Mark lower left (see pics). Unframed, giving you the opportunity to find the perfect frame...
Absolutely beautiful mid modern drawing by listed artist Karl Heussenstamm. Abstract angel in fractured light. Stunning! Signed lower right. Dated 1963. Dimensions 8 1/2 inches x 11 3/4 inches. Paper dimensions 10 inches x 13 inches. Very good vintage condition (pin hole extreme lower right corner). A great find!
Funny little cartoon by listed artist Lee Lorenz. Lorenz, born in 1933, is an American cartoonist, known for his work with the New Yorker. Though undated, we believe this original sketch is circa 1960. Pinkos, Punkos, Bleeding Hearts and Homosexuals, all in one. Lorenze was the New Yorkers Art Editor for 25 years 1973-1997). We do not know if this original cartoon sketch ever appeared in the New Yorker. Very good vintage condition (minimal creasing - see pics). Signed verso. Unframed.
Pencil drawing attributed to listed artist Helen Forbes. This original drawing titled "Sister Clementina" is part of a larger collection of works attributed to Helen Forbes, acquired by the estate of Erle Loran. Helen Forbes (1891-1945) was a muralist and painter. She contributed to the murals at the San Francisco zoo. This appears to be an outline for a possible mural. Though undated, we believe this to be circa 1930's / 1940's. Drawn on heavy paper...