Antique Portrait Miniatures From Piccolo Fine Art
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1230068 (stock #00698)
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$400.00
English School, c. 1840 Watercolour portrait miniature of a woman wearing an orange gown and a blue pendant around her neck, with drop earrings. Her brown hair upswept and arranged in curls. Brass frame. 7 cms. X 6 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/4 inches). Very good condition. As with all paintings sold by Piccolo Art, this miniature has an unconditional 30 day money back guarantee.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1940 item #1230057 (stock #00990)
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$1800.00
The Launch, by Hal Hurst. Oil on canvas. Rectangular, 30 inches X 39 inches (76 cms. X 99 cms.) Original frame. Lovely bright colors and a great size for hanging over a sofa or fireplace. Hal Hurst (1865 - 1938) studied at the Royal Academy Schools, London and was a member of The Royal Society of British Artists, the Royal Institiute of Painters in Watercolours, and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters. He was also a founding member of the Royal Miniature Society.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1229947 (stock #00503)
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$950.00
Eliza Sharpe (1796 - 1874), attributed. Watercolour and pencil on heavy stock, heightened with white. A "conversation piece", depicting Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, and other friends, seated in a room, with portraits on the wall, an open door, and landscape in the background. Rectangular, 38 cms. X 48 cms. (15 inches X 19 inches). Lovely original wooden frame. Provenance: Sothebys, London, 2 October 1981, Lot 101. Eliza Sharpe was born in Birmingham, England, August 1796...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Pre 1960 item #1229848 (stock #00683)
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$1900.00
William Harnden Oil on board. Orientalist still life depicting a yellow vase of pink gladiolus, on a red tablecloth against a turquoise background. Gilt frame. Signed “Harnden” to obverse. Rectangular, 75 cms. X 60 cms. (29 1/1 inches X 24 inches. This is a beautiful example of Harden's work. The colours are vibrant with bold brushwork. Excellent condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1224555 (stock #00924)
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$925.00
English School, c. 1795. Watercolour portrait miniature of a young woman with dark hair and eyes, wearing a white gown and bonnet with blue bow, and a black choker around her neck. Black papier mache frame. Oval, 5 cms. X 4 cms. (2 inches X 1 3/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1217219 (stock #00903)
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$2100.00
William Lewis (American, 1788 - c. 1838). Watercolour portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing a dark coat. Oval, 7 cms. X 6 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/2 inches). The miniature is in very good condition; the ivory base has shrunk slightly. William Lewis was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1788. He worked in Salem as a portrait painter and miniaturist until 1821, then moved to Boston, where he practiced until 1838...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1837 VR item #1213373 (stock #00901)
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$1300.00
James Sharples, c. 1802 Pastel of card. Portrait of Sarah Hackett, c. 1802 Portrait of Sarah Hacket, in profile. Period wood gilt frame. 23.75 cms. X 19 cms. ( 1/4 X 7 1/2 inches). The reverse of the frame inscribed “Sarah Hackett at Miss Mary Cottles Ladies Boarding School. Portland Square, Bristol, aged 17 years.” James Sharples was born in Lancashire, England, c. 1751. Said to be a pupil of Romney, Sharples exhibited in Liverpool in 1774 and at the RA, London from 1779 - 1785...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1213128 (stock #00892)
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$475.00
French School, 19th century School of Joseph Vernet (1714-1789). Watercolour scene depicting a seaport, with classical ruins, a lighthouse, and sailing ship in the mid ground. In the foreground there are men rowing to shore. Initialled to obverse "L P". Fruitwood frame. Circular, 7 cms. (2 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1212836 (stock #00891)
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$475.00
French School, Early 19th Century (School of Joseph Vernet, 1714-1789) Watercolor scene depicting a sea port with a masted sailing ship and lighthouse in the mid-ground. Initialled to obverse, "L S". Fruit wood frame. Circular, 7 cms. (2 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1212525 (stock #00898)
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$1200.00
French School, Late 18th/Early 19th Century. In the manner of Joseph Vernet (1714-1789). Rare watercolour miniature depicting a hot air balloon launch in the countryside at Lyon France, with spectators looking on. Circular, 8 cms. (3 inches). The reverse, with inscription, “Ascention a Lyon” (Assension at Lyon). France was the first country to successfully launch a manned, hot air balloon...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1212115 (stock #00895)
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$875.00
French School, (early 19th century). Very tiny watercolour scene depicting a mother sitting on a bench, holding a book, gazing at her baby playing at her feet, with a lamb. Ebonized frame. Oval, 3 cms. X 4 cms. (1 1/8 inches X 1 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1212004 (stock #00888)
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$1150.00
Marie-Louise Curol-Barberol (c. 1885) Rare double watercolor portrait miniature of a mother, holding her baby of about 5 months. Signed to obverse. Original fruit wood frame. Circular, 7 mms. Marie-Louise Curol-Barberol was a French artist who flourished in the 1880s.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1800 item #1194313 (stock #00867)
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$1300.00
English School, c. 1790. Pastel on card. Fabulous will portrait of a little boy in a blue jacket. Completely original with period gilt wood frame. Oval. 28 cms. X 24 cms. (11 inches X 9 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1910 item #1194247 (stock #00856)
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$1750.00
The Artist Signing “Renk” (British, c. 1910) Oil on canvas. A wonderful, querky, portrait of a brown trout, most probably caught and mounted as a trophy. Signed and inscribed to obverse, “Renk. /30th May 1910/4 lb 2 oz.”. Original oak frame. Rectangular, 40 cms. X 65 cms. (15 1/2 inches X 25 1/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1181986 (stock #00854)
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French School, c. 1830. Half length watercolour portrait miniature of a gentleman wearing spectacles and holding a newspaper. Carved gilt frame. Rectangular, 7 cms. X 5 cms. (2 3/4 inches X 2 1/4 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1181971 (stock #00830)
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French School. Late 18th or early 19th Century Allegorical watercolour painting set in lid and glazed. Set in turned walnut box, lined with tortoiseshell. The scene depicts a memorial, doves (symbolic for love) dog (symbolic for fidelity), trees, a river and an open circular building in the distance. Circular, 2.5 cms. high ((1 inches), 9 cms. diameter (3 1/2 inches).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1178946 (stock #00851)
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$675.00
Italian or French School, c. 1830. Watercolour portrait miniature of a young man. Watercolour on ivory. The young man, with brown hair and brown eyes, wears a dark suit. Set in a landscape and sky background. Fruiwood frame with brass inset. The reverse, with label, ""Napoli". Circular, 7 cms. diameter (2 3/4 inches). Good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1920 item #1178310 (stock #00839)
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$800.00
John Alexander Beer (c. 1860 - 1930) Pastel on card. Portrait of a dapple grey Thoroughbred horse, standing in profile, in a field. Original maple frame. Inscribed to obverse, “Storm” and “John Beer/1914”. Rectangular, 22.5 cms. X 17 cms. (8 3/4 inches X 10 1/2 inches). Portrait in good condition with lovely frame. Trained as an illustrator, John Alexamder Beer was born in Stockholm, c. 1860, but came to America as a young man and stayed for 5 years. He travelled to Russia and w...