Antique Portrait Miniatures From Piccolo Fine Art
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1229947 (stock #00503)
Piccolo Art
$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 : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1110786 (stock #00717)
Piccolo Art
$1750.00
English School, c. 1900 Gouache on paper. Portrait of the gunboat, the S S Blenheim flying the Union Jack and various other pendants, with a view of land and another ship in the distance. Indistinct artist’s signature signed to obverse and inscribed “Venice 1900”. Rectangular, 17 inches X 24 inches. The SS Blenheim was a British cargo steamer built in 1877 by E. Withy & Co. of West Hartlepool, England, and owned by Steel, Young & Co...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1075919 (stock #00666)
Piccolo Art
$3650.00
Hans Hansen (1859 - 1941). Watercolour on card. "Snake Charmer, Morocco". Fantastical Orientalist interior scene depicting Moroccians seated and flanking a kneeling snake charmer and snake. Beyond, the inside roof of the building descends in arabesques with brilliant blue sky beyond. Signed to obverse. Rectangular, 29 cms. X 50 cms. (11 1/2 inches X 20 inches). Beautiful, original, restored frame incorporates Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and the Glasgow school motifs...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1068373 (stock #00672)
Piccolo Art
$3250.00
Watercolour on card. Portrait of General Keir Grant, in 3/4 pose. The General, with fair hair and dark eyes, is dressed in a scarlett coatee, wearing his Knight of Bath medal. Signed and dated, “Adam Buck/1822” to obverse. Original gilt frame embossed "General William Keir Grant, KCB by Adam Buck, c. 1822" to centre obverse. Original framer label to reverse. Rectangular, 5 inches X 4 inches. With frame, 9 3/4 inches X 8 1/2 inches. General Sir William Keir Grant was born in 1772...