All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1920 item #1171819 (stock #10257)
John Rattenbury Skeaping (British, 1901-1980)

Bunched Up

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right.

Painting Size: 22.25” x 30.25”
Unframed

John Rattenbury Skeaping, RA was an animal and equestrian painter and a sculptor, specializing particularly in racing scenes, portraits and sculptures of horses. Born in South Woodford, Essex, Skeaping was the son of painter Kenneth Skeaping...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #1172225 (stock #10272)
Views of Italy, circa 1870

A Set of Four Beautifully Hand colored Prints

Watercolor and Gouache on Paper

These engravings were printed in black and white and then meticulously hand colored by an artist, probably for people who were making the Grand Tour.

Image Size: 6.25” x 9”
Frame Size: 13.5” x 17.25”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1172980 (stock #Kainen1)
Daniel Simhon Fine Art
Price on Request
Rare early expressionist painting by important American painter, printmaker, collector, curator, and art historian Jacob Kainen (American, 1909-2001). This work on board measures 16" by 20" (painting alone). It is signed "Kainen" upper right and inscribed "Jacob Kainen" verso under the ghost of a long gone gallery label. Provenance: from an estate in Asheville, NC...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #1173124
Peggy Bacon, American, 1895-1987, "Heywood Broun," Lithograph, image size 10 7/8 x 15 1/4 inches, 1930, National Collection of Fine Arts #92, on heavy wove paper, pencil signed, titled and dated in pencil on lower margin. Bacon began her career in lithography in 1928 and this print of Heywood Broun is one of her earliest and most sucessful. Broun was an American journalist with a long and varied career in the newspaper industry and was a founding member of the "Newspaper Guild".
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1950 item #1173140
Benton Murdoch Spruance, American, 1904-1967, "Set Pieces: Vanity of Trust," lithograph, image size 13 x 18 1/2 inches, 1949, edition of 30, pencil signed, titled and editioned. Spruance studied in Paris after winning the coveted Cresson Scholarship in 1928 while attending college at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art. He studied with Edmond and Jaques Desjobert in Paris before returning to the US and continuing his nearly forty year career as a printmaker.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #1173176
A Fine Watercolor by the Listed Artist, Herman E. Bischoff. Signed "bischoff" lower right and identified at bottom as Mamaroneck, June 3, '55. Measures about 12 1/2" by 17 1/2", overall 16" by 20".
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1920 item #1173600 (stock #7539)
Alexander Jamieson (British, 1873-1937))

Boddington Hill, Wendover

Mixed Media on linen, signed lower right and dated : "1921".

Provenance: The Jockey Club, Washington, DC
David Ker Fine Art, London

Painting Size: 20.5” x 31.5”
Frame Size: 26” x 36”

A respected landscape and portrait painter, Jamieson was educated at the Haldane Academy of Glasgow before winning a scholarship to Paris in 1898...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1173606 (stock #8152)
Purple and Yellow House (Connecticut and I Street)

James Francis O’Brien (American, 1917-1996)

Oil on board laid to canvas, inscribed and located on the reverse.

Painting size: 20” x 16”
Frame size: 25” x 21”

** Please Note - This painting came directly from the Estate of Mr. O’Brien...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Austrian : Pre 1920 item #1173612 (stock #7606)
Chickens in a Courtyard

Ernst Hawlicek (Austrian, 1888-1938)

Watercolor and gouache on paper, signed lower left.

Painting size: 20.75" x 14.25"
Frame size: 28.75" x 22.25"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1173925 (stock #7862)
J.H. Van Deventer (American, 19th Century)

Sleeping Puppies

Oil on artist board, signed lower right and dated: “N.Y. - Oct. 1878”

Provenance: Schwartz Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

Painting Size: 9” x 12”
Frame Size: 13” x 16”

All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1900 item #1173928 (stock #6935)
European School, 19th Century

Study of Drapery

Chalk on colored paper.

Sight Size: 8.5” x 10.5”
Frame Size: 18 ” x 20”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1173979 (stock #8341)
Children by a Stream

Frank James Turner (English, fl. 1863-1875 )

Oil on artist board in arched panel frame, signed.

Turner was best known for his rustic and country subjects. He exhibited at both the British Institution and Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street.

Turner is listed in the Dictionary of British Art, Vol. IV, Victorian Painters by Wood.

Sight size: 22” x 8”
Frame size: 29.5” x 16”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1173983 (stock #8097)
Silver Lake, Wilson, NC

James Francis O’Brien (American, 1917-1996)

Oil on canvasboard, titled and dated: “1975” on the reverse.

Painting size: 12” x 16”
Frame size: 15.5” x 19.5”

** Please Note - This painting came directly from the Estate of Mr. O’Brien...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1930 item #1173989
A Fine Painting by the Well Regarded Maine Artist, Rupert Lovejoy (1885-1975). Signed lower right R. Lovejoy and dated '28. Measures about 16" by 12", overall frame about 18" by 14".
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1174465 (stock #7152)
American School, 19th century

Tabletop Still life with Bowl of Apples and Wine Bottle

Watercolor and gouache on paper, signed with initials “LMR”.

Painting Size: 10” x 7”
Frame Size: 13.5” x 11”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1930 item #1174478
Spanish Oil on canvas of bullfighting scene-impressionist-ca 1930s-has unfinished sketch on backside of canvas-piece is signed illegibly-fine gold leaf frame-no condition problems-21 inches by 25 inches-add 3 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1174731 (stock #7727)
Landscape with Federal House

Jospeh H. Ensor (American, 1881-1960)

Oil on artist board, signed lower right.

Painting size: 12” x 16”
Frame size: 19” x 23”

Born in England, landscape painter Joseph H. Ensor settled in Boston, Massachusetts. With a bright pallate and Impressionist brushwork, Ensor describes the sweep of a breeze through a line of roadside trees that lead to a solid Federal house...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1174759 (stock #7471)
After Frederick Goodall (British, 1822-1904)

The Soldier’s Dream of Home

Oil on canvas, laid down.

Painting size: 24.5” x 29.25”
Frame size: 35.5” x 40”

Hailing from a prominent English family of painters and engravers, Goodall rose to fame early in life. At the age of fourteen he won the silver medal at the Society of Arts. However, it would be his travels to Egypt, beginning at the age of 36, that would make and define his career...