All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1416734 (stock #JB02592)
Oil on canvas painting completely in the distinctive sepia tones manner often employed by the artist, 14" by 18" (19 1/2" by 23 1/2" as framed), the subject the famous aspen and mountains of northern New Mexico, signed at lower left and notated there "Taos" by well listed artist THOMAS L. LEWIS (1907-1978). Lewis was born near Houston and was already a professional artist by age 19...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1416733 (stock #JB03884)
Large size lithograph print in elegant shades of gray, blacks and cream, 34" by 19 1/2", (and 41 1/2" by 26 1/2" in quality mid century frame), numbered 36/95 at lower left, and pencil signed at lower right, by the only recently deceased important Swiss modernist artist, HANS ERNI (1909-2015) . The subject is essentially an allegory of motherhood---a nude standing woman holding in her arms a nursing child...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Tempera : Pre 2000 item #1416731 (stock #JB02895)
Finely executed PAIR of drawings in gouache, each 14" by 10" (21 1/2" by 18" framed), each featuring a 19th century kachina doll of the Southwest against a black neutral background. The artist signed each work "M. Smith" and on backing board of each is written "Antique Kachina/A Supernatural Being--/A Spirit Helper". I do not know the identity of the artist; the works were acquired in the Phoenix area...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1980 item #1416730 (stock #JB05480)
An oil on canvasboard of a Victorian era house in all its splendor, the work titled on reverse "The Lennox House" (along with its' $50 original price), and signed at lower right, by well listed California artist WILFRID TAYLOR MILLS (1912-1988). The work, on canvasboard, measures 20" by 16" (29 1/2" by 25 1/2" as framed). Mills was born in California...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : S. America : Pre 1990 item #1416729 (stock #JB05580)
An oil on canvas painting of two women and a man wearing traditional ponchos and hats, signed at upper left corner by the well-listed Peru artist JULIO CAMINO SANCHEZ (1914-2007). The work measures 16" by 12" (23" by 19" framed in wood). Sanchez was born in Trujillo, Peru and died in Lima. He showed early artistic talent while young, and between 1936 and 1942 attended the Escuela de Bellas Artes de Lima in order to further develop his natural talent...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1960 item #1416728 (stock #JB05382)
Oil on canvas painting, 14" by 18", (22" by 26" in circa 1950's quality frame), the subject several traditional Jewish musicians at their craft, signed at lower left by the well listed Jewish artist MAX BAND (1900-1974). Band was born in Lithuania and spent much of his earlier life in Paris, after study at the Berlin Academy. His works often feature Judaic themes, though subject matter can range from florals to European urban vistas to genre and portraits...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1940 item #1416727 (stock #JB04351)
When one first views this work, the name "Birger Sandzen" immediately comes to mind, as the print is a dead ringer for the linoleum cuts and woodcuts by the famous master Kansas artist (born 1871, died 1954). Sandzen was a teacher of many, in Lindsborg, Kansas at Bethany College, and their styles in painting and printmaking often closely mimic his. Such is the case with this print by Sandzen student LEO E. REIN (1908-)...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Contemporary item #1416726 (stock #JB05629)
A colorful original work, NOT A PRINT, the subject four palms at the beach, signed at lower left margin in pencil by noted California contemporary artist SALLY HUSS (1940-). The work, art itself 15" by 24" and 23" by 32 1/2" as framed, is typical of the artist's output----always colorful in the extreme, and whimsical, the subjects landscape, florals, or fantasy. Her designs are often available as prints or on merchandise, but original works are more scarce. Condition is excellent.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #1416724 (stock #JB02947)
(ONE OF TWO BY THIS ARTIST IN MY SHOP), Oil on board, 20" by 16" and frame 3" wide on a side, signed in the paint at lower right "H. YOSHIZUMI" and dated there "59", and titled in pencil on the reverse "FLORAL PIECE" (and signed there again). This is an impressionist yet modern painting by a talented artist who was born in nearby Watsonville of Japanese ancestry. Yoshizumi was incarcerated during World War II at the Poston, Arizona internment camp...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1950 item #1416683 (stock #JB05352)
A small but impressive watercolor painting of silhouetted eucalyptus trees at sunset or dawn, 3" by 2 1/4" (11" by 10 1/2" framed), signed at lower left by the noted California artist ALBERT THOMAS DeROME (1885-1959). The work is tastefully framed with mat and is wall-ready. DeRome was born on California's Central Coast. He studied art at the Mark Hopkins Institute in San Francisco with Arthur Mathews, and Lorenzo Latimer, and took on commercial work (advertising and political cartoons)...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1980 item #1416682 (stock #JB05433)
A PAIR of paintings on coarse burlap (a preferred medium of the artist), 25" by 18 3/4" in strip frames, behind glass, the works signed at top left by noted Mexican 20th century artist JOSE MARIA DE SERVIN (1917-1983). These are very typical works of the artist, known for portraits in this style, still life (often, seemingly, watermelons) as well as the more rarely-encountered sculpture, engravings, and murals...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1960 item #1416680 (stock #JB04490)
A caricature image of the famous mathematician and physicist Albert Einstein, captured with spare but well-placed lines, by the well-known American Social Realist artist, BEN SHAHN (1898-1969). The print, signed in the plate and also in ink by the artist, nearby at lower right, measures 11 1/2" by 8 1/2" inside the present mat (and 19" by 14 1/2" in present metal frame, can be shipped without glass or unframed)...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #1416679 (stock #JB04592)
Oil on canvas painting of a French Quarter street scene in old New Orleans, 12" by 16" (19" by 22 1/2" as framed), signed at lower right by French-born listed artist Charlotte Therese Darche (1892-1976). This is a nicely crafted painting with wonderful colors and complex brush strokes. Darche was born in France and died in Los Angeles...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1970 item #1416678 (stock #JB05138)
A watercolor landscape of a barn and other outbuildings in a landscape, signed at lower right in pencil by well listed, Pennsylvania artist and illustrator RANULPH BYE (1916-2003). The watercolor measures 10 1/4" by 13 1/4" inside the present mat (16" by 19" in the present sky-blue metal frame). Bye was born in Princeton, New Jersey and received art training in Philadelphia and New York. Working in oil and watercolor, he became known for his landscapes of the Bucks County, Pennsylvania area in...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Dutch : Pre 1900 item #1416677 (stock #JB05266)
**One of two works by the artist in my shop** Old oil painting of ducks in a grassy rural setting, 14 1/4" by 20 1/2", unframed, signed at lower left by artist CONSTANT ARTZ (1870-1951). The poetic work shows a mother duck and her seven ducklings enjoying a comfy rural setting by a small body of water. Artz was the son of David Adolph Constant Artz (1837-1890). The father was a student of the great Jozef Israels and familiar with the Hague School artists. The son studied at the Hague Academy. H...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1416676 (stock #JB04851)
A beautiful, elegant lithograph in subtle colors, of the year 1960, pencil signed at lower right by the highly important Chinese-French master artist, ZAO WOU-KI (1921-2013). This is an abstract image in harmonious, gray-green, black, brown, and blue, measuring 19 1/4" by 18 1/4" inside the present mat. The work is numbered at lower left 82/100 (possibly out of edition of 180, I have not referenced the catalogue raisonne of the prints). The artist's 1964 masterwork titled "29.1.64" in Novembe...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1416675 (stock #JB04923)
An example of the 1969 lithograph print, titled variously as "Volcan Fosforescente", ("Phosphorescent Volcano"), numbered in lower left margin 73/250 and pencil signed at lower right, by the famous Mexican 20th century muralist artist DAVID ALFARO SIQUEIROS (1896-1974). This lithograph was printed by Mourlot in Paris. Siqueiros is considered one of the three giants of Mexican twentieth century art, alongside Diego Rivera and Jose Clemente Orozco. He was a social realist artist, always concerned ...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1416674 (stock #JB04922)
An example of the 1969 lithograph print, titled variously as "Jesusito Sera un Santo", ("Jesusito Will Be a Saint"), numbered in lower left margin 73/250 and pencil signed at lower right, by the famous Mexican 20th century muralist artist DAVID ALFARO SIQUEIROS (1896-1974). This lithograph was printed by Mourlot in Paris. Siqueiros is considered one of the three giants of Mexican twentieth century art, alongside Diego Rivera and Jose Clemente Orozco. He was a social realist artist, always concer...