All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1457726
A vintage circa 1930's or 1940's oil on canvasboard painting of a large house on a coastal bluff, an extensive view along that coast in the background, unsigned, measuring 22" by 18" and 27 1/2" by 23 1/4" in attractive gold leaf frame in generally excellent condition (very, very minimal wear). The work is good enough to be by a listed artist but it is difficult to take this further towards identification of that artist...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1800 item #1457702 (stock #2394)
L'Enfant Gallery
A Historic Pair of paintings on glass painted from reverse of George Washington and Martha Washington done in Canton China dating from 1797-1805. The story about the paintings is that as a result of an enterprising trying to trade shipper named James Swords, will purchase a replica of the Antheneum bust of Washington by Gilbert Stuart in 1796 in immediately took it to Canton where are you commission artist to make it an authorized copy on glass...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1457699 (stock #000352)
For sale here is a fine vintage 1950s 60s signed original chinoiserie oil painting on canvas of a young Asian girl by artist Margaret Miller of the US. A charming smaller-sized but larger impact painting that lends loads of character to any environment! Measures 17" by 21" at outer edges of the original gilt wood frame, by 1-5/8" deep, and the frame adds 3/4" on all sides to the canvas. Signed at front bottom right of the painting "Margaret Miller" as shown...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1457696 (stock #000351)
For sale here is a fine original vintage 1950s signed color lithograph by French artist Annette Ollivary (b.1926) numbered 63/90 and signed in pencil at front as shown. Whimsical design of a child with dogs and birds etc. Here's a brief bio of the artist that I found online... ~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~ "Annette Ollivary was born in Marseille on December 12, 1926...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1930 item #1457695 (stock #000350)
For sale here is a wonderful original pencil and crayon drawing from 1928 by the German artist, A. Hubert. This drawing was acquired directly from the artist by Eric Locke, the gallery owner, in Germany, and was in his personal collection until his death in 1969, at which time it, along with many other artworks, was put in storage until now. Dr...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1920 item #1457655
An original ink drawing of a turn of the century gentleman, 4 1/2" by 2 3/4" inside the ornate French matting, 10 1/2" by 9" in quality gold framing, signed at lower right with initials "a.m." (French artist ALBERT MARQUET (1875-1947). The drawing came from a Palm Springs collection. Marquet was an important French artist, works of whom have sold into the millions of dollars at auctions...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1900 item #1457654
A fine early etching (6 1/2" by 9" inside the linen mat, 12 1/4" by 15 1/2" in simple wood framing) by the noted French artist AIME PERRET (1846-1927), featuring several picturesque houses of rural France on a lane, extensively annotated at left in pencil by the artist "J.F. Millete assis devant sa maison Rue des artistes a Barbizon en 1870", and pencil signed by him at lower right, where he also wrote eau forte [etching] originale". The writing translates to "J. F...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1457650 (stock #2393)
L'Enfant Gallery
A beautiful romantic genre scene of two young adult children one with a fishing rod done circa 1870. Unsigned oil on canvas, newer gold water gilded frame
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #1457634 (stock #2392)
L'Enfant Gallery
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Abraham Lincoln Bust By Leonard W. Volk 1828-1895 32”x24” Original plaster made from the life mask that was done for Lincoln in 1860. The artist did both plaster and bronze large and small formats somewhere designed as Hermes format others were done such as this piece in the classical style 32”x24”
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1940 item #1457607
Etching "Jewish Market Tangier" by the noted Swedish-born American artist BROR JULIUS OLSSON NORDFELDT (1878-1955), measuring 7 1/2" by 8 1/4" inside the mat and 13 1/2" by 15 3/4" in black strip frame. There is an old label on the backing from The Print Rooms, Inc., 540 Sutter Street, San Francisco. Nordfeldt lived an interesting life, moving rather frequently...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1457601 (stock #11185)
Venus at Her Bath

After a model (1757) by Christophe Gabriel Allegrain (French,1710 - 1795)

Executed by Maison Susse Foundry after 1839

Bronze, 16" tall x 5" x5", stamped "Susse. fre. Edt."

Known for their fine casting and patinas the Susse Foundry produced both antique bronzes and bronzes by contremporary 19th Century artists.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1837 VR item #1457597 (stock #2389)
L'Enfant Gallery
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Portrait of George Washington Oil on canvas after Artist Gilbert Stewart, done circa 1825-1835, with a period Federal style frame measuring 28”x24” and frame size 36”x32”
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1457596 (stock #2388)
L'Enfant Gallery
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In 1861, the great American portrait painter George Peter Alexander Healy create a series of masterful oil copies of the latest Matthew Brady gallery photographs of the leaders of The union government and military. This may be one of them...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1457594 (stock #11189)
Charles Francis Browne (American,1859-1920)

Clearing Fog

Signed and dated: 1915

Ptg: 20"x 28"
New Frame: 28"x 34"

Born in Natick, Massachusetts, Charles Francis Browne was primarily active in Illinois as a landscape painter and teacher, and was one of the original members of the Eagle's Nest Art Colony in Oregon, Illinois...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1457578
Vintage poster, 27 1/2" by 19 3/4" in present metal frame, the subject a woman in profile holding flowers, doves in the composition as well, titled "This poster was presented to the Egyptian Delegation on the occasion of President Sadat's Peace Mission to Jerusalem November 1977", the artwork by IRENE AWRET (1921-2014) and her husband AZRIEL AWRET (1910-2010), both noted Holocaust survivor artists. Sadat of course, sadly, was assassinated in 1981. The print is published by Jerusalem Art Prints...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1950 item #1457532
A wood engraving on thin paper, the sheet unframed and measuring 8 1/2" by 11", pencil titled "Wadcroft, Kettering, Northants", and pencil signed at lower right and numbered 71/100, by the artist, American artist LEONARD THIESSEN (1902-1989). This is a mid 1940's work by the Nebraska-born artist. Thiessen's father worked in printing in Omaha. The young Thiessen went to work for an architectural firm, and studied at university in Nebraska. He became an interior designer and decorator...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : S. America : Pre 1960 item #1457531
Impressive oil on canvas modern painting, "Sonata", 1956, signed at lower left and again on the reverse by the noted Mexican-born artist largely associated with Cuba, FELIPE ORLANDO (1911-2001). A partial label from Galeria San Martin, Mexico City, remains on the stretcher...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1930 item #1457486
A color print of the year 1930, issued by Frost and Reed of Bristol and London, titled "The Pytchley Huntsman--Frank Freeman on Pilot", after a painting by the famous English equestrian artist ALFRED JAMES MUNNINGS (1878-1959), measuring 20" by 19 3/4" inside the existing linen mat and 31" by 30 1/2" in the wood framing. The print is NOT pencil signed. Munnings is perhaps the pre-eminent painter of all things horses, at least among 20th century artists. Oils have exceeded three million dollars a...