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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #1355828 (stock #623fp)
E & M Perez
Known for seascapes, Josephine Mary was French, painting in the 19th century, often in small formats like this one. Oil on wood panel, it is signed in the lower left corner "J. Mary" and is undated. The panel measures 8" x 5 3/8" and is unframed. In good condition, with visible lines in the wood panel evident, and no evident loss or restoration. The scene depicts people on the beach, some collecting clams or mussels, while others carry sails or nets...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1950 item #1350278 (stock #594fp)
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In what is likely the original frame, this large pastel seascape is by Francesco Spicuzza, Italian/American (1883-1962). The pastel measures 19" x 25 3/4" and the frame is 1 3/8" wide. The framers label on the back is from Wisconsin. With rich color in both the sea and sky, with sunlight on the water, and a ship in the distance, the work demonstrates Spicuzza's fine sense of color and impressionistic style...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Metal : Pre 1980 item #1350232 (stock #592fs)
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By the design firm of Curtis Jere, in 1979, this sculpture features two triangular forms, a curled section, and various rods intersecting, which creates interesting and artful shapes viewed from all directions. It measures 30" high, including the base, which is an onyx block measuring 5" x 5" x 6". No signature remains, but it is guaranteed to be the work of Jere...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1940 item #1350034 (stock #589fs)
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Measuring 19" on a wood base 2 3/8" x 9 1/2" x 5 1/2", the sculpture is signed on the leg, "Margoulies 1938". Cast in relief with an open back, the form is beautifully modeled, with a mottled surface and lovely rich patina. From every angle the form is graceful and dynamic. Berta Margoulies was a gifted artist, born in Poland in 1907, and after relocating to Belgium, Holland and the UK, finally immigrated to New York City with her family and studied at Hunter College...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1344818 (stock #556fs)
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Measuring 12 1/2", and finely cast in bronze, this figure represents a Faun or Satyr, one of the followers of Pan, and the original was discovered in the ruins of Pompeii in 1830. With good detail, and true to the original statue, this one has a dark patina, with verdigris visible around the head primarily, and some wear to the patina on the body. Of nineteenth century original, and most likely a Grand Tour souvenir.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1335491 (stock #574fp)
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Janet Reid (American 1894-1988) studied at the Art Institute of Chicago with George Elmer Brown and George Ennis as well as in Paris and New England. She traveled extensively, and painted scenes reflecting her world travels. She was married three times, so also went by other surnames, Thompson, Kellogg, and Hodges. She settled in Florida in the 1960's and was well known for her works depicting Florida in that era...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1960 item #1333669 (stock #568fs)
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Measuring 10 1/2" high, this charming bronze depicts a man and woman, the man carrying a child on his shoulders. In elongated and stylized form, it appears to be of mid century style, and has a very rich and lustrous patina. Unsigned,it was probably mounted on a pedestal, which may have held the sculptor's name or monogram.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1990 item #1328601 (stock #550fs)
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Cathy Gropper, born in Cleveland Ohio, received an M.A. at Columbia in NYC, where she studied with Larry Rivers, Elaine de Kooning, and Milton Resnick. She later taught at Columbia, and is known for both painting and sculpture. This bronze face measures 5 1/2" high, is fairly heavy (four pounds and about three ounces), and has two screw holes in the base where it was likely mounted to a base. It is signed with her name and the initials CRF in a small cartouche...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 2000 item #1315794 (stock #520fp)
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Oil on canvas, this lush painting of poinsettias measures 30" x 24" (sight size), with a frame that is 3 1/2" wide. The artist is Marise London, a Florida artist from Sarasota who had an art gallery there from the late 1970's til it closed in 2006. According to the previous owner of this painting it was said to have been painted in the 80's, possibly early 90's. It is signed with the artist's first name in the lower right corner, and the full name on the stretcher...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1990 item #1315716 (stock #510fp)
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By Charles Burdick (American born 1924), this work is executed in ink and watercolor, and the sight size is 9 3/4" x 6 3/8", the mat 15 1/8" x 11 5/8". With very fine lines, all done quickly and with good detail, the image depicts a nude woman with raised arms, holding a flowing scarf, walking beside a prancing unicorn. Soft watercolor tones enhance the figures and lend a very lovely impressionist feel to the work...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1284065 (stock #428ap)
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This folio of lithographs was printed in 1921 in Vienna, and features the work of Lilly Steiner (Austria 1884-1961). The folio was created to celebrate the Gurre-Linder works by the composer Arnold Schoenberg (Austria 1874-1951). This folio originally had eight lithographs, but only four remain. In addition to the lithographs, there are three sheets with text, two with text on both sides...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1283225 (stock #426fp)
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Oil on board, measuring 12" x 16", this scene of Provincetown depicts an array of buildings, a wharf, several figures, and the waterfront, all quickly and loosely painted in vibrant colors. In the background is a steeple, which may be the Provincetown Public Library, which is close to the waterfront. Unsigned, there is a pencil notation on the back of the location...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1960 item #1282154 (stock #421fs)
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This dimunitive bronze horse was sculpted by Fred Kormis, born in Germany in 1897, and moved to England in 1934, where he lived and worked as a sculptor until his death in 1986. He studied art until the first World War, when he spent time in a Russian prisoner of war camp. After the war he resumed his studies and worked as a sculptor of portraits before emigrating to England in 1934, to escape Nazi Germany. He is very well kown for his portrait medallions, with many examples of these works in ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1940 item #1277891 (stock #409fpr)
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By Hungarian Artist Bela Szikiay, and dating to the 1930's, this fine etching measures 16" x 11", with a sight size of 11 3/4" x 8 1/4". It is affixed to a folded mat with backing, and is in good condition, with some minor foxing on the mat and one spot on the print, visible in the sky in the upper right area. It is signed in the print, as well being pencil signed in the margin, with artist's signature and title. Bela was known for his Venetian scenes, and this is a fine example, with bright a...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1259755 (stock #372fp)
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By the French artist, Carle Vernet (1758-1836), this lithograph depicts two horses fighting, with other horses in the background, in a rural landscape. Vernet was an accomplished artist, often depicting historical scenes, and his images of horses are dynamic and beautifully rendered. On heavy buff paper, measuring 17 3/4" by 24 3/4", the lithograph is signed in the image, and was published by L. Turgis, of Paris, a well known publisher of historical and genre prints of the era. The entire she...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1980 item #1240173 (stock #fp348)
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In watercolor and ink on heavy artist paperboard, this illustration is a wonderful and humorous version of the quandry faced by anyone reading the label on pillows and mattresses: "Do not remove under penalty of law". While the thuggish looking guy deigns to pull the label off, the two kids in the background look on in horror. With no signature, it is difficult to determine the artist who created it, but it is in the style of numerous cartoonists/illustrators from the mid 20th century, includ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1207773 (stock #fp300)
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A hand colored copper plate engraving titled "a view from the sea of the town of Cananoor on the Malabar Coast" from "Historie des Voyages" (A. F. Prevost d'exile), 1761, signed in the lower left corner, J. V. Schley. This image is from the Dutch edition and has additional information in Dutch penciled along the bottom. The sheet measures roughly 9" by 12" and has three fold lines, though the third (on the right) does not seem to have ever been folded. A good clear impression on heavy wove pap...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Caribbean : Haitian : Pre 1970 item #1146730 (stock #fp80)
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Raoul Viard (Haitian 1923-1991) is a highly respected, self-taught artist who excelled in developing his own impressionist style, utilizing a spatula with heavy impasto. He painted scenes of Haiti, including sea scapes, village and scenes of Port-au-Prince, but his strongest images are those of the Haitian countryside and the people of the area. This is a particularly large oil on stretched canvas, in what appears to be the original wood frame with white liner; the canvas measures 20" by 30" ...