H 37 in. x W 33 in.
Exquisite 17th century Italian Baroque painting of the Saint Mary Magdalene in Penitence. The work depicts the Magdalene in an early state of her repentance - she still wears the sumptuous, red clothing and jewelry (pearl earrings) of her former life as a prostitute. She gazes up at a crucifix (now a pentimento) - meditating on both the transient nature of earthly life, as well as the path to salvation through Jesus Christ...
Enrico Fanfani (Italy 1824-1885)
Helen of Troy Gazing Out to Sea
Oil on canvas, signed
Painting: 33" x 45"
Frame approximately 48" x 60"
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Giuseppe Carelli, "Margellina".
One of the most important Neapolitan Master.
Studies with Mancinelli and Marinelli at Naples
Academy. Oil on panel in excellent original condition, 8.5" X 17" Framed
"Gioie Domestiche", Oil on Canvas. Size size 30" x 40" , framed
Federico Mazzotta, a graduate of Accademia Belle Arti,Naples and active there second half of XIX century. Indistinctly signed L/L.
Picture depicting "Domestic Joys",one of His
most important life time composition.
17thc Old Master Italian oil on canvas of Madonna and Child-unique as child and Madonna are red heads-unframed-21 inches by 24 inches-has restorations-relined-recently restored-stretchers are antique and may be original
Luigi Bazzani. Important and rare work by Italian master.
Awarded gold medal at an Inernational Exibition Berlin, 1890. His works permanently exibited at Naples, Museo Nazionale and Galleria Arte Moderna ,Rome.
Oil On canvas 26 x 33" 19th Century Florentine gilt carved frame 36 X 42". Signed L/R, in excellent original condition.
Student of the Brera Academy in 1947.Studied under Aldo Carpi and Benvenuto Disertori,graduating in 1954. In the second half of the 50s he took part in the group exhibitions of the artist who belonged to the Realismo Esistenziale movement,becoming one of its undisputed protagonist. Participated at the at the Venice Biennale 1960,1964 and 1972. Provenance; Feingarten Gallery,Chicago. Signed and dated on verso,oil on Canvas, original conditions. Frame size 23 X 29".
Gaetano Mormile, Neapolitan. Studied with Mancinelli. He specialized in genre themes of
Oil on canvas in excellent condition, signed L/R. 19th Century gold leaf frame 37 X 44" X 4
oil on panel in excellent original conditions.
Frame size 17 X 21"
Beautiful view of gulf of Naples at sunset by well listed impressionist Italian artist. Castello dell'Ovo on left with Vesuvio in the foreground. In good condition.
Oil on canvas. Frame size 15 X 24
H 36.5 in x W 48 in. (framed)
Superb 19th century painting of a view of Saint Mark's Square and the Doge's Palace. Unsigned. Oil on canvas.
Condition: some minor wear to top of canvas.
H 44 in. x W 55.5 in. (framed)
Caravaggesque painting of Virgin Mary, Infant Jesus, and either Joseph or a Saint. Likely Italian, possibly Spanish in origin. Misattributed to Renaissance artist Ortolano, on reverse. In modern frame. Oil on canvas.
Condition notes: Canvas has some condition issues. See pictures for details.
H 19 in. x W 16.25 in. (framed)
Charming and small 18th century rendition of the Last Supper. Likely Italian school. Unsigned. Oil on canvas.
Condition notes: Some wear on painting from smaller frame. Loose in frame.
H 35.75 in. x W 44 in. (framed)
Early 18th century Italian painting of Rebecca at the Well. In a 17th century style. Excellent. Modern frame.
Antonio Maria de Reyna Manescau (Spanish 1859-1937)
A Venice Backwater
Oil on canvas, signed lower left.
Provenance: J.B. Caldwell & Co., Philadelphia
Painting size: 16.5” x 29.25”
Frame size: 28" x 40.5"
One of the last of the long line of View Painters of Venice, Antonio Maria de Reyna Manescau was born in 1859 in Malaga and was a student at L’École des Beaux-Arts of Malaga and a pupil of Joaquin Martinez de la Vega...
H 37.75 in. x W 29 in. (framed)
Superb Italian Baroque oil painting depicting the Martyrdom of a Saint, perhaps John the Apostle. A cherub watches the beheading taking place below, waiting to bestow a crown of martyrdom upon the Saint. Oil on canvas.
Condition notes: Overall good condition. Some damage to canvas (see photographs).
This is an original oil painting on canvas by well known artist Arup Jensen, born in Copenhagen, 1906 – 1956. Noted for his Marine Art, this one depicts Sailboats in Venetian Harbor, with Santa Maria della Salute church in the background, with full sails, orange against the blue sky, and reflection on the water. It is signed in full in the lower right corner, there is also information written on the back. In good condition it measures 13 x 16 inches...
29" x 22.5" oil on canvas. Angel of the Lillies, Angel of the Annunciation. Note this work sold a few years ago in a sale of Old Master Paintings for $3500 subsequently cleaned for $600 and reframed. This work is likely late 18th/early 19th C. and very finely painted.