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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #1249752 (stock #3020-2)
Beautiful, original watercolor of "Old South Slip" by Doris & Richard Beer. "Old South" was 1 of 4 wharves constructed the the 18th century during Nantucket's great whaling period. Actual painting 5 1/2" x 7 1/2", signed in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1970 item #1193561 (stock #298B-4)
Perched on a holly branch, this cardinal is an etching and soft ground in colors by listed American artist Maurice R. Bebb (1891-1986). Produced in 1968, the colors are bright and the bird is a beauty. The etching is #112 in an edition of 150. Plate measurement: 7 1/4" W x 4 7/8" L. Condition: Good to Very Good. Signed and Titled in pencil: Cardinal, 112/150, M.R.Bebb '68
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1950 item #1193553 (stock #BAB-1723)
In an edition of 250, this image of a young girl was published by Associated American Artists in 1947. It was produced by children's book illustrator and author, Nura Woodson Ulreich (1899-1950). Her sweet-faced children at play captures the innocence and wonder of childhood in a heart-warming style that was truly her own. Seraphine Sews is a charmer. Image size: approx. 12" H x 87/8" w. It is in very good condition showing mild toning and slight mat burn...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Caribbean : Haitian : Pre 1970 item #1180281 (stock #2885)
Born in Port-au-Prince,Haiti in 1943, Jacques Prosper Lafontant trained at Academie des Beaux Arts. He actually began painting at age eight, and was exhibited at the 1958 Mexico City exposition. Recognized by art critics world wide, his work often features the "essence of women", and is seldom offered for sale. This lively, mid-century oil on canvas presents a vignette like portrait of women gathered at the market...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Serigraphs : Pre 1990 item #1180274 (stock #241B-6)
This remarkable interpretation of a Thunderbird well represents the talent of Mark Henderson, a member of the Wewaikum Band of the Kwakwaka Nation of Campbell River, British Columbia. This handsome, pencil-signed silkscreen is a limited edition print, 86/100. Ready to be framed, the print measures 20 1/2" W x 14 1/4" L. It is in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Acrylic : Pre 1940 item #1157471 (stock #AZ-XY)
American artist Aaron Bohrod painted in the Regionalist and Social Realism styles. The use of brighter colors are characteristic of his early works such an shown in this lively, sparkling lake scene in his native Chicago. This fanciful, feel-good painting was likely produced while living in the City during the 1930's. It displays a brilliant use of acrylic with ink highlights that capture his honest love of nature...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1980 item #1105517 (stock #241X-3)
This beautiful, detailed Rahula is the fierce Nyingma protector deity of Tibetan Buddhism. Rahula has nine heads while each face has three eyes and a gaping mouth with exposed fangs. On the stomach is the large face of the original Rahula who devoured the nine celestial planets. The body is covered with numerous eyes. The first set of hands hold a drawn bow & arrow while the second right hand holds a makara stick and the left a snake lasso. The lower body is that of a coiled naga serpent...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1980 item #1058246 (stock #2508-16)
Alfred Rogoway, American artist, 1900-1990. Beautiful watercolor on paper, painting 9"x12", with frame 15"x18", nicely framed & matted under glass, signed lower right.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1940 item #1025250 (stock #2032-1)
Walter Koeniger, listed artist (American 1881-1943), oil on board, image size 13" x 17", "Summer Birches". Signed lower left corner. Excellent condition, framed in gold bead molding.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1990 item #1004565 (stock #AZ-UY)
This enchanting oil on board by Hans Kukin (? -2002) was painted in 1983. Born in Poland, Kukin painted in Wiesbaden, West Germany and is noted for his primitive paintings. His artwork was shown in Folk Art galleries. This painting presents a whimsical view of a winter countryside filled with children and adults enjoying snowy activities. It exudes charm, originality, and is sure to bring miles of smiles! The painting displays well in this excellent gilded wood frame. Sight: 8"x9 3/4"...