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Oil on canvas by David Day, dating from 1948. The painting is signed and dated L.R. and is in excellent condition. Contemporary Arts and Crafts gilt frame. David Day studied nude painting in the California studio of Lorser Feitelson in the fourties.
Original oil painting on canvas by Gerda Wegener, of an unidentified young woman, probably not a portrait of Lili Elbe... The painting measures 23" by 18" (26" by 21" in its original frame). It is signed and dated (1929) L.R. The frame and the painting are in excellent original untouched condition. Provenance: Bruun Rasmussen Auctions in Copenhagen, 1994.
Original oil on board (26 x 30)by Carl R. Blair, signed and dated 1960 L.R. and titled on exhibition label on the back. Excellent untouched condition, original frame.
Original oil on panel (28 x 20) by Max Heimann (Germany-USA), born 1909. Wonderfully detailed self portrait, dated 1936, with exhibition label. This painting was exhibited in Berlin, Shanghai and San Francisco. Excellent condition, original frame. Max Heimann is slowly coming out of obscurity as an artist: he is currently listed in Askart, and his paintings are making it to the auction houses (cf. Bonhams and Butterfields).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1940 item #43571 (stock #1243)
Oil on canvas by Max Band (Lithuanian-American/1900-1974), signed L.L. and dating from around 1940. It measures 18 x 10 and is in excellent original condition, and still in its original frame. Max Band was associated with the Paris School in the pre-war years, before moving to the US. He is known for his still-life paintings, his haunting figures and his religious subjects. His paintings can be found in numerous museums. Listed everywhere...
Oil on canvas by Wilton Lockwood, NA, (Boston School, 1862-1914), signed L.L. This painting measures 26" x 21", dates from the turn of the century and is in excellent condition except for a small well restored tear.
Original woodblock print by Bertha Boynton Lum (1879-1954), signed and dated (1921)in pencil. Framed, not examined outside of frame.
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Original oil on masonite (36 x 24)by Paul D. Natkin, contemporary artist from Seattle (solo exhibits at the Davidson Gallery, Pioneer Square). The painting is titled "...thinking distant thoughts..." and dates from 1998. It is one of the many representations the artist has created of a specific Seattle viewpoint which has fascinated him for many years.
Original oil on canvas (24 x 30) by Charles Levier (French/American, born 1920) signed L.R. A fairly early work by Levier, in excellent condition and well framed.
Large oil on canvas by Pierre Gaillardot (France, born 1910). The painting measures 28" x 38", is signed L.R., and is in excellent condition. Original frame, gallery stamp on verso (Galerie de Presbourg).
Original oil on canvas (12" x 16") by Jack Schnitzius (American, born 1931), signed, dated (1968) and titled "Nude with Blue Ribbon" on reverse. This wonderful painting is in excellent condition and retains its original frame. Jack Schnitzius was born in Chicago, and studied at the AIC and at the San Francisco Art Institute. He lived and was active as a painter, architect, and city planner, in Oakland and San Francisco. One of two nudes by this artist currently in our inventory.
Very large (21" x 27") woodblock print by Jun'Ichiro Sekino (Japan/1914-1988), titled "City of Toledo". circa 1960. It is signed L.R. in pencil, has the "jun" seal, and is numbered 23/60. It is well framed, but has been examined out of the frame and is in excellent condition (minor tape marks on the top edge)...
Original oil on board (24" x 30") by Genevieve (Genevieve Pezet, born 1918, American born but living since the end of World War II in France). This cityscape dates from the 50's, is signed L.R., and is in excellent original condition. Genevieve is known for her sculptures (cf: Dictionary of Modern Sculpture, Tudor Publishing) as well as her paintings, and just had a show at the Galerie Etienne de Causans in Paris.
Original aquatint by Berkley Warner Chappell (California/ born 1934). It is signed, dated (1964), titled "The Flowered Hat", and numbered 12/30. It appears in excellent condition, but has not been examined out of frame.
Oil on panel (17" x 13") by Bertha Ballou (1891-1978). Bertha Ballou is an American artist born in N.Y., who studied in Boston and Italy and settled in Spokane, WA. The painting is signed L.L. and on the reverse, and marked "Florence". It dates from the 1920's and is in excellent condition (newer frame).
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Original oil (50" x 40") by Bertha Ballou (American/ 1891-1978). Bertha Ballou studied at the ASL, the Boston School of Fine Art and in Florence. She settled in Spokane, WA. She is the daughter of Colonel C. Ballou, who was commandant at Fort George Wright in the 20's, and the painting is a portrait of Kitty, daughter of Colonel and Mrs. Marshall Candee, also of Fort George Wright (where the painting was purchased--at that time it was still Fort Wright College)...
"Quelques aventures de Maitre Renard" is a book illustrated by 14 original copper engravings by Joseph Hecht (Polish/French/1891-1951). The work, published by "La jeune gravure contemporaine" dates from 1950 and is probably Hecht's last completed work. It is dedicated in pencil and signed and dated "Paris, 29 Juin 1950" on the cover page. It is complete and in excellent condition. #139/265. Hecht collaborated with Stanley William Hayter at Atelier 17 in Paris in the thirties...
Original oil on canvas (30" x 36") by Robert Broderson (American/ 1920-1992). Broderson taught at Duke University and at NC State in Raleigh, and after the sixties retired from teaching to devote himself to painting. this painting probably dates from the fifties. It retains its original frame.