FOUR WRAY PAINTINGS HAVE BEEN SOLD; TWO GILLESPIE PAINTINGS AVAILABLE.
Six paintings by early, listed California artists, four by Fitch (William Fitch) Wray (1891-1967), and two by Verne Lucinda McCann Gillespie (1901-1980).
Fitch Wray was born in London, England, eventually moving to California in 1922, where he worked for many years as a Hollywood scene artist for the movie industry...
Oil on canvas, 14" x 20". Signed lower left. Gloucester. Excellent view of Gloucester Harbor and note original title on stretcher in artist's hand.
OIl on canvas, 15" square. Signed. Bio from askart.com: Abraham A. Manievich was known as a Post-Impressionist landscape painter. His subjects were Ukrainian and Lithuanian village and country scenes, and street scenes of Moscow, Kiev, and Petrograd. He painted in a bold Fauvist style, and exhibited with the important French Fauvists...
From our European Collection, a large and very finely painted 19th century oil on canvas, English School, depicting Mary Queen of Scots bidding farewell to her followers on her way to the gallows in 1587.
Courtesy of Wikipedia: Mary, Queen of Scots (7 December 1542 – 8 February 1587), also known as Mary Stuart or Mary I of Scotland, was Queen of Scotland from 14 December 1542 to 24 July 1567 and Queen consort of France from 10 July 1559 to 5 December 1560.
Mary, the only surviving ...
Depicting the chipper ship Pharos, a listed vessel, oil on canvas, signed lower right and dated 1869 and Liverpool, in a walnut frame with carved corners which appears to be original, 28" x 41" and canvas size approx. 24" x 36"
Pupil of the Fine Art Academy,Rome.
Giuseppe Carosi, "Fishing Time". Watercolor on board. At early age, he was awarded by Amatori et Cultori Society, with one of his watercolor composition,His preferred medium throughout is carrier. In good original condition.
Signed L/L. Frame size 19 X 25 X 2".
Fine PAIR of Bay of Naples Gouaches By the same hand. Titled "SORRENTO" and "CASTELLAMARE" in the painted boarder, In fine condition, Sorrento has 2 small water spots in the lower painted Boarder. Colors very vivid, capturing that Italian summer coastal light. Framed in Gilt frames 14 1/4" x 10 1/2" c.1850, Paper label to the back of both represents London Antiques dealer where they were once purchased.
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. Frame size 15 X 23 X 3"
Beautiful Impressionistic landscape entryway into a French estate. Oil on artist board. Unframed. bright energetic colors. Measures 16" x 13".
Oil painting of a Texas Barn by Nicholas Richard Brewer (1857-1949) . Signed lower left titled on verso. Image 12 X 16 in original frame A prominent 19th century portrait and landscape painter in Minnesota, New York and Texas, Nicholas Brewer was born in Olmstead County, Minnesota and was raised on a farm along the Root River in southeastern Minnesota. He was a student in New York of Dwight Tryon and Charles Noel Flagg at the National Academy of Design where he also exhibited...
Growing up on a ranch in Texas, Jackson Storey studied art in Chicago. In 1931, Mr. Story opened the prestigious Central Academy of Commercial Art in Cincinnati. He is generally regarded as a “western artist,” given his equestrian and similar genre of subject matter. Mr. Story passed in the 1970s. This oil of a yearling in pasture (dated 1954)measures 14 1/8” wide x 12” tall without frame, and is in excellent condition. Buyer will assume postage, which should not exceed $35.00
Set of 4 rare, 19th century style gouaches. 3 of the paintings show a fiery display of the erupting Mt. Vesuvius and the 4th is the eruption of Nuovo Volcano off the coast of Sicily.
Two sailboats rest on the beach, sails down. Found in a gallery in Belgium. Lovely watercolor on heavy paper. Pale relaxing colors. Measures: 9 1/2" x 13 1/2".
Lovely watercolor from Belgium of 3 lazy sailboats resting on the beach. Watercolor on heavy paper. Measures:13 1/2" x 9 7/8".
From our European Collection, a very fine oil on canvas by British painter William Robert Symonds, signed and dated 1875. Symonds, who lived from 1851-1934, was a genre painter known for touching scenes of people and animals, and most often of small children in random snapshots of everyday life, where he captured well their innocence and curious musings...
Oil painting on board Still Life of Crab Lobster and Beer Stein by Sven Sivertsen dated 1906 measures 14 x 18 inches framed in gilt frame overall size 20.5 x 23.5.
Looking at the the cows walking down a dirt path on a hill. Watercolor on paper. France. Framed in a new golden wood frame. Measures: 15 3/4' x 14". with and Image size of 10" x 8".
Found in a Paris market where I also met the artist, a very nice older gentleman. Signed lower right. Painted on artist board and is floating on linen mat and framed in a silvery frame. Measures 13 1/' x 11 1'4" with an Image size of 8 3/4" x 6 1/4".