Born in Hampton, Connecticut, John Brewster was a deaf-mute born to Dr. John Brewster and Mary Durkee, his first wife. The son was raised in a highly cultured family with seven brothers and sisters. His mother died when he was seventeen years old, and the father then married Ruth Avery.
Brewster worked successfully as an itinerant portrait painter, especially of children, along the New England coast...
22" x 26", oil on canvas, signed upper right, circa 1900-1910.
Portrait of woman forward with her gaze directed toward the viewer. She wears a white off-the-shoulder dress adorned with a gold brooch along the neckline.
Provenance: Formerly in the collection of Anonymous Collection, Winston-Salem, North Carolina late 20th C.
The portrait was formerly thought to be Helen Wallace McEachin, who died in Greensboro, Alabama. But this was later determined to be not the case...
Eugene Dunlap (Am, 1916-1999)
Oil on Canvas, signed l.r. and signed and titled on the reverse.
Paintiing: 30" x 36"
Frame: 38" x 44"
EUGENE DUNLAP was a resident of Pasadena, CA., and is best known for landscapes & coastal scenes of Southern California. He was born in Los Angeles, California on October 22, 1916. Dunlap grew up in Los Angeles and began painting at age eight...
Authentic antique, early 20th century, extremely well hand painted, oil on canvas, Portrait of the French Marshal Joseph Jacques Cesaire Joffre (1852-1931), in the identifiable Marshal uniform wearing the Order of the Legion of Honor (Legion d’honneur), Grand cross sash (Grand Croix), and other orders and medals. The painting is signed in the lower left corner, H. Rick. Anvers...
Original large oil on canvas,for very famous spanish artist EUGENE LUCAS Y VILLAMIL (Spanish 1858-1918),
very nice frame,signed
provenance:private collection Michigan,
large size 25 inch X 37 Inch without frame or 64cm X 94cm without frame,
size 80cm X 110cm with frame which equal 31.5 inch X 43.5 inch with frame.
Value in Christies auctions ranged from 30,000 to 50,000 usd
Fantastic abstract painting by mystery artist. Signed lower right (illegible), small horse monogram lower left. Oil on paper. Signed on mat. Though undated, we believe this is circa 1970's. Unframed. Dimensions 9 inches x 9 1/2 inches. Paper size 10 3/4 inches x 14 inches. Mat size 10 3/4 inches x 10 3/4 inches. This original oil painting will look great in a contemporary frame.
Wonderful 1940's bay landscape watercolor attributed to Helen Forbes. Acquired from the estate of Erle Loran as part of a larger lot of works by Forbes. Possibly a scene somewhere along the San Francisco Bay. Helen Forbes was a muralist and painter in the San Francisco area in the 1930's and 1940's. This lovely watercolor is unsigned, unframed and undated. The back shows what appears to be an inventory number from the Erle Loran estate. This is a beautiful original watercolor...
Fine watercolor illustration of a 19th century Opera Costume by listed artist Eugene LaCoste. Dated 1875, signed lower left. Very good antique condition (some discoloration to outer edges - see pics)9 1/2 inches x 13 inches. Comes unframed.
A gorgeous and delicate scroll painting of a young woman after taking a bath. Signed and sealed Ryusyo, from between 1930-1940. Technique: ink and pigment on silk, mounting textile .Roller ends wood and size 55.7 inch-19.1 inch or 142cm-48.5cm.The condition of this painting is good.
Lovey 1940's double sided watercolor painting attributed to listed artist Helen Forbes. This wonderful watercolor was acquired from the Erle Loran estate, as part of a larger collection of works by Forbes. Though undated, we believe this is circa 1940's. Side one is a lovely California country landscape, possibly Monterey county here Forbes spent some time. Side two shows a barn in the country. Each side is indicated with a Erle Loran estate inventory number. Dimensions 10 inches x 14 inches...
oil on board, Signed Lower Right. 23.50" x 31.50" and 32" x 39" framed
oil on canvas, 13" x 18" and 19,5" x 24,5" framed.
Born in Adelaide, Australia, Hayley Lever was known for his town-shore landscapes and still-life painting in a style that combined impressionism with vivid colors and strong lines of realism---post impressionism. In his use of color, he was deeply influenced by Vincent Van Gogh...
19th century oil on canvas. This wonderful painting shows a woman washing in a woodland stream. Absolutely charming. Bright, colorful and full of life. This is an exceptional 19th century original oil painting. Signed lower right (illegible). Dimensions 24 1/2 inches x 29 1/2 inches. Gilt frame dimensions 30 1/2 inches x 35 1/2 inches. A great find. Thanks for looking!
Stunning 19th century oil on canvas. This original painting shows a woman collecting grass in an oak forest. A beautiful scene. This is a large painting. Dimensions 24 1/2 inches x 29 1/2 inches. Gilt frame dimensions 30 1/2 inches x 35 1/2 inches. Signed lower right (illegible). Very good antique condition (past professional repair to canvas - see pics). A bit of old fashioned detective work on the buyers end could turn up a listed artist. This is an exceptional painting.
Fantastic original figurative cubism painting after Leger. Though untitled, we are calling this Lady with Basket. Oil on canvas. No visible signature. This is truly an exceptional painting. Bright, colorful and full of life. We absolutely love this painting and think you will too. Dimensions 28 inches x 36 inches. Very good vintage condition. We believe this is circa 1950's. A great find.
Lovely Japanese watercolor on silk. A rugged and beautiful mountain landscape dotted with cabins. Very good vintage condition. Dimensions 7 1/2 inches x 9 3/4 inches. Surrounded by an affixed silk mat. Silk mat dimensions 13 1/2 inches x 11 inches. A great find.
Lovely Japanese watercolor on silk. Though undated, we believe this to be circa 1950s. This fantastic painting shows a serene mountain landscape with a cabin in the hills. Absolutely stunning. Dimensions 7 1/2 inches x 9 3/4 inches. Silk mat 13 1/2 inches x 11 inches (affixed to painting). Very good vintage condition. Comes unframed.
Another lovely vintage Japanese watercolor on silk. Like the others in our collection, this is a classic Japanese river and mountain landscape. Absolutely beautiful. Watercolor on silk with silk mat. Dimensions 7 1/2 inches x 9 3/4 inches. Mat dimensions 13 1/2 inches x 11 inches. Very good vintage condition. Comes unframed.