All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1970 item #1417967 (stock #JB01294)
Oil on canvas of what would appear to be a domestic family scene, measuring 28" by 31 1/2", unframed, signed at lower left in capital letters "GUYARD". There does not appear to be a listed artist who could be associated with this name, despite the fine skills demonstrated by the artist...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1417966 (stock #JB0120)
Oil on canvas, 24" by 36" (28 1/2" by 42" as framed), unsigned, showing a Victorian/Gothic type castle ruin by a river, by moonlight. ***UNFORTUNATELY THE PAINTING HAS BEEN SEVERELY DAMAGED IN SHIPPING (vertical rip clear through---started with a pre-existing three inch tear which weakened the canvas and made it vulnerable to further damage), so, will need major restoration. Call or email me for more details...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1960 item #1417965 (stock #JB04001)
Original 1956 Mourlot-printed lithograph poster after a 1936 charcoal drawing by the famed French 20th century artist HENRI MATISSE (1869-1954), printed for a mid 1950's exhibition at Galerie Berggruen at 70, Rue de L'Universite in Paris. The unframed poster measures 25 3/4" by 17 1/4". It is in good clean condition, the blue color not faded, though I note the presence some commonly encountered handling creases, the sharpest of them to the left of the nude's head and at the upper corners...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1417963 (stock #JB01650)
Lithograph, 33 1/2" by 23 1/2", the haunting image of a man titled in the image "Kafka", the work signed in the stone, and inscribed in pencil at lower right "Bussigny Aug. 81./For Leslie & Geoffrey/from Carl Fredrik Reutersward" and noted "HC" inconspicuously at lower left...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1990 item #1417962 (stock #JB01697)
Oil on rectangular canvas overlain by an oval frame, 6 1/2" by 9 1/4", (10 3/4" by 12 3/4" as framed), apparently signed by amateur artist "Jennifer" at bottom center below the frame line, circa 1970's or 1980's, the subject ducks flying above a marsh. On the stretcher is written "Canvas Backs". The artist certainly had some talent...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #1417961 (stock #JB01360)
Watercolor on heavy watercolor paper, 8 1/2" by 11", unframed and with old mat still attached, signed at lower right "B. Singer" and dated there '53. This is a work of noted California painter BURR SINGER (1912-1992). Singer is an important California woman artist, fine oil works bringing to the upper four figures at recent auctions. Born in St...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Tempera : Pre 1920 item #1417959 (stock #JB01339)
Watercolor and gouache on paper, 5 3/4" by 11 1/2", (10 1/2" by 16" as framed), signed at lower left by a talented and prolific Italian painter, I think one of a large group of painters going under the name "Gianni", possibly from the same family. Other works of such southern Italian scenes are signed M. Gianni. The auction houses I think have generally mixed up these late 19th/first half of the 20th century painters and the auction records are hopelessly tangled and inaccurate...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1417958 (stock #JB01345)
Oil on canvas street scene, most likely of Mexico, 18" by 24", unframed, signed at lower right by California painter JOSIE (JO ANITA) STARKEY (1895-1962). This is a colorful work by a noted California woman artist known for her genre paintings. She is listed in many reference works including Dawdy, Hughes, and Falk's Who Was Who in American Art, and the Dictionary of Women Artists...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pastel : Pre 1930 item #1417957 (stock #JB0467)
Pastel on thin paper board seascape of waves and distant shipping on a gray, overcast day, 10" by 18" (15" by 23" as framed) signed at lower left "Mangold". This is an early work by an obviously talented artist who does not appear to be "listed". This pastel comes with its original old early 20th century frame. There is a circa 1920's or 1930's red circular Seattle framing sticker on the reverse...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Tempera : Pre 1980 item #1417956 (stock #JB01655)
Gouache on black paper, 11" by 17" (17 1/2" by 23 1/2" as framed), the subject a child-like angel in a nighttime winter landscape of fantasy, carrying a star staff, a doe like Bambi walking beside her. This was not easy to describe; best to just view the images! It is signed at lower right by artist HILDA GENTRY. I do not currently see a listing for this name, but do recall having seen something on the net about her at some time in the past...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Tempera : Pre 1970 item #1417955 (stock #JB0483)
For the aviation or jetliner enthusiast, TWO gouache or tempera aviation-themed paintings on artboard, each 11" by 8 1/8" (16" by 18 1/2" as framed), signed at lower right in each case "C.G. Hodgson". One painting is of a Lockheed L-1011 jetliner flying over rugged, snowy mountains; the other, a missile fired from a submarine just breaking the surface of the sea. I searched the internet for the artist and found another drawing of an historic old Lockheed plane...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #1417954 (stock #JB0731)
TWO antique, original (not reproduction) lithograph prints with hand coloring, one titled "Interior of Greek Church of the Holy Sepulchre Jerusalem April 11, 1839", the other "Citadel of Jerusalem without the walls", by noted English artist and Middle Eastern traveler DAVID ROBERTS (1796-1864). The first measures 14 1/4" by 19 1/2" (24" by 28 1/2" as framed); the second measures 9 1/2" by 12 3/4" (18" by 20 1/4" as framed)...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1417782
Leonard Baskin 1922-2000 American This is a quite rare original lithograph by American artist Leonard Baskin. It was created between 1973-1974 in the Boston Studio in collaboration with lithographer Herb Fox. This image is not in the Fern O'Sullivan catalog. The image measures 11X10 inches. This lithograph is hand signed in pencil, inscribed as A.P. lower left and has the Herb Fox blind stamp in the lower margin. Beautifully framed with archival materials.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1417780
Leonard Baskin 1922-2000 American This is an original two color woodblock print by American artist Leonard Baskin. The title is: "Frightened Boy and His Dog". It was created and printed in 1954. This image is numbered as 16/210. The image measures 12 1/2X14 inches, printed on a hand made Japan type paper. Pencil signed and titled by the artist lower image. One of his most iconic early woodblock prints.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1940 item #1417777
Emil Ganso 1895-1941 American This is an original watercolor on paper by American artist Emil Ganso. This view of a city in winter measures 18 3/4X25 inches. It is signed Ganso lower right, there is a line of toning at the edges of the sheet from an earlier window mat. Overall very good condition, no tears, bright colors. The sheet is not glued down. Circa 1930.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1900 item #1417773
August-Louis Lepere 1849-1918 French This is an original color woodblock print by French artist Auguste Lepere (1849-1918) The title of this work is: Bucolique Moderne, Modern Arcadia. It was created and printed in 1882. Printed on a medium weight wove type paper. This printing is the first state of V. The image measures 10X15 inches. Pencil signed and dated in the lower right border.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1910 item #1417771
Manuel Robbe French This is an original color aquatint etching by French artist Manuel Robbe. The title is: Femme A L'Estampe, Woman with Print. It was created and printed circa 1906 in an edition of 100. The image measures 21X14 7/8 inches. It is editioned lower left and signed in crayon lower right. A beautiful French style gilt frame. Beautiful condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1900 item #1417770
Francisco Goya 1746-1828 Spanish This is an original etching by Spanish master Francisco Goya. The title of this work is: "Disparate de Miedo,plate 2" It came from his series titled: "Disparates". or Los Proverbios. The image measures 8 5/8X 12 3/8 inches. This impression is printed on an early laid type paper, we believe this is an early impression, most likely the second printing. The image was created in between 1815-1823. The first printing of the entire series occurred in 1864, ...