This is an original etching by French artist Georges Rouault. This image was plate 39 of his Miserere Series created in 1922. This image is titled: Nous Sommes Fous. It was printed with a combination of etching,aquatint,burnisher and roulette. The image measures 22 1/2X16 1/8 inches. It was printed in an edition of 425 printed on Arches wove type paper with the Ambroise Vollard watermark...
George W. King
This is an original oil on artist board painting by Auburn N.Y. artist George W. King (1836-1922) This view of a farm with cattle has an image size of 14X10 inches. It is signed lower left corner and is housed in an early gilt frame. This painting from circa 1880 is in good condition with only a few very minor spots of touchup mostly at the very edge of the board.
Reynold H Weidenaar
This is an original mezzotint by American artist Reynold Weidenaar (1915-1985) The title of this work is Valley of Wrath, about the volcano that appeared in the Mexican cornfield in 1943. This image measures 10 1/2X13 inches, it was created and printed in an edition of 250 in 1951. Pencil signed and titled in the lower border. The eruption of Parícutin, 1943-1952..
This is an original etching by American artist Leonard Baskin. This portrait is of Thomas Eakins, the early painter. It was created and printed in 1964. The image measures 18 1/4X13 inches. It is pencil signed, titled and editioned as 74/90. The image appears in the Baskin catalog as image number 465. This etching, in great condition is currently framed in a fine period picture frame. The overall frame measures 30X24 inches.
This is an original drypoint etching by British artist Edmund Blampied. The title is: Village News. This etching was created and printed in 1931. It is signed in sepia ink lower border and has the edition noted as 16/100. The image measures 8 3/4X12 inches. "Edmund Blampied (1886-1966) was one of the most eminent artists to come from the Channel Islands, yet he received no formal training in art until he was 16 years old...
This is an original lithograph by American artist Robert Kipniss. This view through a window has an image size of 13X9 3/4 inches. hand signed in pencil and inscribed XViii/XXV Artist's Proof in the lower left border. This lithograph was printed on a medium weight gray toned wove type paper.
19th Century American School
This is an original oil on tin painting of a young woman. It is apparently unsigned and so we are calling this 19th century American School. The painting measures 8X7 inches, it came to us in a period gilt frame which measures 12 1/2X11 1/2 inches. Expertly painted, this is a fine example of 19th century American portraiture.
Arthur R. Herrick
Original oil on board painting by American artist Arthur Herrick. This view of the mountains of New Hampshire measures 20X30 inches. Unsigned with estate stamp on the back. This painting came directly from the artist's grand daughter. It was Herrick's habit to only sign a work when it was sold by him. This one remained unsigned and unsold at the time of his death. Herrick studied in Rockport M.A. under Anthony Thieme and A.T. Hibbard...
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This is an original oil on board painting by Well Known New Hampshire artist Arthur Herrick. This painting measures 24X36 inches. Unsigned with estate stamp on the back. This painting came directly from the artist's grand daughter. It was Herrick's habit to only sign a work when it was sold by him. This one remained unsigned and unsold at the time of his death. Herrick studied in Rockport M.A...
Arthur R. Herrick
This is an original oil on board painting by Well Known New Hampshire artist Arthur Herrick. This painting measures 24X36 inches. Unsigned with estate stamp on the back. This painting came directly from the artist's grand daughter. It was Herrick's habit to only sign a work when it was sold by him. This one remained unsigned and unsold at the time of his death. Herrick studied in Rockport M.A. under Anthony Thieme and A.T. Hibbard...
A circa 1930 colorful, beautiful, accomplished woodblock print of a Christmas cactus, by Austrian-born artist HUGO NOSKE (1886-1960). Noske was born in Vienna and was a very talented artist, perhaps best known today for the technically accomplished, wonderful woodblock prints of floral subjects, often specifically cacti or Christmas cacti, on tissue-like Japan paper. This is one of those prints...
A large, impressive watercolor of the American Southwest, featuring a temporary water course in the otherwise arid classic landscape (as one would see a flash flood after a sudden summer monsoon cloudburst) with reddish butte at center. The work is signed at lower right "R. Rucker" and dated there 1997. Measurements are 20 1/2" by 27 3/4" (31 1/2" by 38" in white laminate style frame). On reverse slip of paper, perhaps by the artist, is written "A River Runs Through It" (!!!). The artist is ...
A group of three etchings of New York City subject matter, each pencil signed and titled by the artist LEON LOUIS DOLICE (1892-1960). The three titles are "Fish Market", "Metropolitan Tower", and "NJ Waterfront". "Metropolitan Tower" is the largest, the printed area measuring 10 1/4" by 7 1/4"; the other two are 7 1/2" by 6" (printed area). Interestingly the prints are all printed off-center or otherwise at irregular angles on the sheets. The artist, LEON DOLICE (1892-1960) was a prolific wor...
An accomplished colored pencil drawing of a watery landscape, the sun reflecting off those waters, 6 1/2" by 4" (17 1/2" by 15" framed), signed in pencil lower left by the noted American artist CHARLES MELVILLE DEWEY (1849-1937). Dewey was born in northwestern New York state between the Adirondacks and Buffalo. Confined to bed as a youngster by a hip injury, he studied art. By the mid 1870's he was studying at the National Academy and shortly thereafter, in Paris with Carolus-Duran, who he as...
One of two paintings by the artist in my shop, a contemporary work by the noted Los Angeles-based painter THEODORE SVENNINGSEN, featuring in a tight, realistic style two railroad tracks on a dark and moody winter day, from his noted "railroad series" works featuring train cars and tracks, often set in desolate and lonely winter conditions. The painting on canvas measures 36 3/5" by 36 3/4" in narrow strip frame, and is signed at lower left and again on the reverse. The artist received a Master o...
Antique Japanese Scroll of Two Quails amidst chrysanthemum flowers, painted with a delicate painterly touch. Signed and sealed by Tosa Mitsuoki (光起) (1617-1691). In 1654, Mitsuoki won back the position of edokoro-azukari for the family, which enabled him to revive the school.Mitsuoki rejuvenated the traditional Tosa style by introducing elements from Chinese painting. He is particularly noted for his elegant paintings of quail, as for example, the Chrysanthemum and Quail screens which he...
This Buddhistic lion represents the female of what started as a pair, these carvings becoming popular with the rise of Buddhism in China.
This finely executed example is of mottled green character with a complex and sophisticated suffusion of apple green, celadon green and grey, brown, and spinach. The artist started with an exceptional boulder of jade, and I wonder if it might be Wyoming jade.
The crouched female lion holds her left paw atop her cub, perched upon a draped plinth.
Oil on board painting titled in the artist's hand in pencil on the reverse "Mount Shasta at Noonday", the work featuring the snow-capped Northern California peak framed perfectly by tall conifers on each side and reflecting water at center. The measurements are 10" by 12" (13 1/2" by 15 1/2" in the old wood frame). Barchus signed at lower right. Born in Salt Lake City, she was in Portland, Oregon by 1880, and within four years was taking art lessons from William Samuel Parrott (1843-1915), th...