Original kappazuri print by Yoshitoshi Mori (Japan, 1898-1992). Signed by the artist in white ink l.l. and with red seal. Dated 1980. Numbered 12/50. A large work by an important artist. In excellent condition.
Large original mid-century woodcut by Davira Fisher (USA, Cincinnati, 1918-1986). This work is signed in pencil by the artist L.R. Dated 1960, titled "Lonely Trees", and numbered 18/100. Framed. Davira Fisher is a well listed African American artist from Cincinnati aptly known for her woodblock prints, often depicting the Mount Adams neighborhood of her city.
Oil on board painting featuring flaming autumnal trees, a view to high mountains beyond, signed at lower right "STIRLING". This 12" by 8 1/2" work (18" by 15" framed) is a rather typical example of Colorado impressionist artist DAVE STIRLING (1887-1971). Stirling was a familiar face in Estes Park and Rocky Mountain National Park, where he had a studio from which he sold paintings to passing tourists. The studio and home was called the Bugscuffle Ranch, and it was located just inside the park...
An antique etching or engraving with hand coloring the scene including a windmill, distant steeple, small boats on a body of water, and elegantly attired mid-19th century folks, the artist name H. Jessen appearing at lower left margin. There is a Carl Ludwig Jessen of Frisia (or, Friesland---an area of the extreme northern Netherlands and adjacent areas of extreme northwestern Germany). He was born in 1833 and died in 1917. I have not been able to locate an H...
Italian Artist Mirandi, the niece of Georgio Morandi the famous artist known for his simplicity. This still life is a painting in oil of a picture with grapes and is absolutely fabulous and it’s simplicity measuring 15 x 17“
A nicely executed watercolor, on natural material, of a gent in a black coat with white stock and ruffled shirt. Presented in the original gilt metal case with hair work under glazing on the reverse.
The overall condition is fine, with some tiny dust motes under the glass. The white areas circling the top half are reflections from the chamfered cover glass. Overall frame size is 2 1/4" by 2".
Unfinished humorous anonymous Japanese wood carving woman mask and *Hyottoko mask made during Heisei period (1989-2019). Woman: approx. L 20.2cm (7.95in), Hyottoko: approx...
Selling a pair watercolor paintings painted by well listed Greek artist Konstantinos Sofianopoulos (1910-1990).
The measures each 11” by 15” inside the mat and 20” by 23” with the frame. Paintings are signed by artist. The condition is very good.
A very finely drawn miniature of an extremely handsome man, done en grisaille on organic material by H.M.S. Stuart.
The sitter is Sir Dugald Stuart, 2nd Baronet of Ardmaleish and Bute and the painting is signed, dated and inscribed on the reverse:
"From a drawing on/Vellum of Sir Dugald/Stuart, father of the first Earl of Bute;/in the possession of/the Marquess of Bute/at Mount Stuart/by H M. S...
Maurice Boval (French, 1863–1916)
Art Noveau Bronze of a Young Beauty
Signed, 14.25" high, 11" wide, 7"deep
Maurice Bouval was a French sculptor of the Art Nouveau period who was born in Toulouse, France in 1863. From 1880 to the first World War, he created a large number of bronze statues or objects including chandeliers, candelabras or table lamps...
A hand water colored image of a man walking down a hillside in low vegetation with a shotgun in his hands, preparing to shoot, following two dogs walking towards right; another man standing at a wooden fence in middle ground, holding a shotgun; trees, fields and houses in background. 1798
Etching, Dimensions page trimmed
Height: Height: 7.75"
Width: Width:9.75" water damage on upper edge but far from plate lines.
Garry Seidel "ART IN MONTMARTRE" PARIS, FRANCE Photograph. Hand signed and matted . Size matt 11 by 14" imaged sight 8.25" by 10"
18th c Venetian View of the Church of RR. PP of the Madonna di Seru, hand water colored engraving by Domenico Lovisa known for his "Venduta" views of Venice . Good condition for its age hand hand colored and matted . Image paper is 19" by 25" there are slight tears at paper edge from handling. see images.
German American artist of the 19th century. Oil on canvas 11x19”. From Saint Olaf Collection
Russell Cowles (1887–1979) was an American artist who painted landscapes, still lifes, and human forms in a style that combined both modernist and traditional elements. In 1947 the New York Times critic Howard Devree said "his work shows a remarkably dynamic understanding of both traditional occidental and oriental painting as well as of the abstract principles which activate and underlie the modern movement as such"
John Court American Artist View Chester Harbor Maryland oil 17x29”. She was a pupil of John Court who was the nephew of Whistler, circa 1980s.
Pierre Labouche traveled extensively through the Middle East searching for exotic places to paint in the late 19th and early 20th century.