Doris Frohnsdorff Antiques and Rare Books
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1940 item #1344557
Doris Frohnsdorff
$350.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR DESIGN FOR A CHRISTMAS CARD BY DOROTHY PULIS LATHROP (1891-1980). Circa 1930s. On STRATHMORE DRAWING BOARD measuring 6 3/8" by 7 3/8". The card's image measures 4 3/8" by 5 1/2". The design features a house within a snowy landscape. Unfinished and unsigned. The artist has had two small paint smears at the top right corner and a thin wash of blue paint at the right margin which extends partly into the tree branch...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #1344555
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR STUDY BY DOROTHY PULIS LATHROP (1891-1980)FOR "REALMS OF GOLD IN CHILDREN'S BOOKS" By Bertha E. Mahony & Elinor Whitney. Published in 1929 by Doubleday, Doran & Co. The drawing, which is a preliminary design for the dust jacket of the book, was not used for the final design. This small version is on paper measuring approximately 2 1/2" by 2 1/4". The sketchy design features a Fairy who faces left and is reaching out to a deer...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1940 item #1344552
Doris Frohnsdorff
$450.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR OF TIGER CUBS BY DOROTHY PULIS LATHROP (1891-1980). Circa 1936. On paper measuring 6 inches in height by 9 inches in width. A wonderful study of two tiger cubs nestled together. The image measures 5 inches in width. Probably done as a study for Dhan Gopal Mukerji's book "Fierce Face. The Story of a Tiger" which was published in 1936 by Dutton. Lathrop's illustrations for this book were published in black and white. Unsigned...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1990 item #1342161
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR SKETCH BY MANUEL E. KULUKUNDIS, (1898-1988). The painting depicts an 1880 Greek Barque and is painted in watercolors on the blank side of a PIERRE HOTEL post card. Manuel (or Manolis) Kulukundis was a Greek shipping magnate, a member of the 4th generation of the Kulukundis family active in shipping. He was instrumental in helping both Onassis and Niarchos during their early years...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #1335108
Doris Frohnsdorff
$75.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLR BY KATHLEEN TURNER. "WHERE'S ADAM?" Signed and dated 1921. Image size is 4 1/4 inches in height executed on paper measuring 7 3/4" x 5 3/4". A delightful depiction of a demure young girl holding an apple. She wears a frock decorated with hearts, green striped socks and white shoes with green bows. The picture is captioned "WHERE'S ADAM" and is dated 12.3.21. The artist is unknown to me but is obviously very talented.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #959808
Doris Frohnsdorff
$150.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR CARICATURE "MAN IN FEZ" BY ALFRED CROWQUILL (PSEUDONYM OF ALFRED HENRY FORRESTER - 1804-1872). Circa 1850. In a French mat measuring 9 3/4" x 9 1/2" with sight size measuring 2 3/8" x 2 1/2". The drawing is done in pen and ink and watercolor with Chinese white accents. It depicts the head of a scowling man who wears a red fez on his head. Unsigned but identified inside the mat as by Crowquill...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #813264
Doris Frohnsdorff
$950.00
ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR BOOK ILLUSTRATION ART BY PRIMROSE MCPHERSON PASCHAL. Circa 1950s. SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, in pencil - lower right. The pencil and watercolor illustration is executed on paper with mat image size measuring 11" x 8 1/4" and in a mat measuring 16" x 13". The watercolor depicts a girl with her hand outstretched to show two children an object that is in her hand. They are surrounded by a number of animals including - A CAT, TWO RABBITS, TWO SQUIRRELS, and TWO PAIRS OF BIRDS...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1950 item #813122
Doris Frohnsdorff
$125.00
AN ORIGINAL CHILDREN'S BOOK COVER DESIGN BY PRIMROSE MCPHERSON PASCHAL FOR "A BIRTHDAY GARLAND" (not used). Circa 1949...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #811393
Doris Frohnsdorff
$250.00
AN ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR ILLUSTRATION DEPICTING BENJAMIN FRANKLIN PERFORMING HIS EXPERIMENT ON LIGHTNING CONDUCTION. Painted by John F. Campbell (unsigned) for an edition of "HEROES OF THE SCIENTIFIC WORLD" published in 1929 by Seeley, Service & Co., Ltd., London. The painting shows Franklin and his son about to perform the experiment during a storm. The painting is masterfully done with an impressive rendition of dark clouds and lightning. The painting measures 10" by 6 1/4" in a frame measuring ...