H 27 in. x W 44 in. (framed)
Striking Venetian canal scene painted by noted American artist, Warren Sheppard (American, Brooklyn, New York, 1858-1937). Signed lower right, with copyright and date "1900" in lower left. Oil on canvas. Sheppard's work has been auctioned at Christies and Sotheby's.
Condition notes: Some damage to bottom central motif of frame.
H 17.5 in. x W 16 in. (framed)
Charming 19th century painting of cattle grazing in a pasture. Painted by an 19th century American School artist. Illegible signature lower right. Oil on panel.
H 27.5 in. x W 43.5 in. (framed)
Superb American School painting of a lake scene. Late 19th century. Illegible signature in lower left "R.G. H...". Oil on canvas.
H 18.5 in. x W 26.5 in. (framed)
Superb Hudson Valley School painting of a fall landscape. Painted in the first half of the 19th century. In period frame.
Condition Notes: Slight damage to canvas and frame (see photographs)
H 25.5 in. x W 29.5 in. (framed)
A painting by Cullen Yates (1866-1945) entitled "A Stream through Birch Trees" from 1903. Signed and dated 'Cullen Yates '03' in lower right. Oil on canvas.
Cullen Yates' work hangs in many museums throughout the country, and has been featured on Antiques Roadshow. Yates was born in Ohio and went to New York and he studied at the National Academy of Design...
H 20 in...
H 25 in. x 34.5 in. (framed)
1st quarter of 20th century California School En Plein Air painting of mountainous desert landscape. Signed and dated in lower left "Vernon [indistinct last name] 1924". Oil on canvas.
H 29 in. x W 35 in. (framed)
Early 20th century oil painting, by California School Plein Air artist. The artist has signed his name, Blackstone, in the lower left. His work, along with other artists of the California School, shows a indebtedness to the Barbizon School of Impressionist En Plein Air painting. Oil on canvas.
H 20.5 in. x W 24.5 in.
Early 20th century Plein Air California Impressionist seascape painting by Hernando Villa (1881-1952), noted Southern California artist. The work is titled "Breaking Wave" and is signed Hernando Villa in lower left. Oil on canvas.
Villa came to Southern California from Baja California, and was known for portraying Mexican life in Southern California. He was also well known for his seascapes and magazine illustrations. Villa won a gold medal f...
H 27.75 in x W 31.5 in. (framed)
Stunning Plein-Air landscape by noted 20th-century California painter, William Dorsey (American, born 1942). Signed in lower right corner "W. Dorsey". Dorsey has had work in auctions alongside early California Masters of Plein-Air painting.
H 24.5 in. x W 30 in. (framed)
Seascape entitled "Monterey Seas" by acclaimed mid-20th century Southern California artist, Bennett Bradbury. Circa 1960's. Signed in lower left "Bennett Bradbury". Signed, titled on reverse. Oil on canvas.
H 30.5 in. x W 34.5 in. (framed)
Mid 20th century impressionistic oil painting depicting a seascape by California Artist, Roy M. Ropp (American, 1888–1974). Signed "Roy M. Ropp" in lower right. Titled "Incoming Tide" and signed and dated "Roy M. Ropp 1957" on the reverse. Ropp is well-known by Southern California art enthusiasts, as he was the voice for the Pageant of the Master's Festival for several decades. Oil on canvas.