"Nun Admiring Lovebirds" (1875)
Oil on canvas, 17" x 23.75" unframed, 24" x 30.75" framed
This Florentine master artist is considered an Academic Artist. Academic Art is painting and sculpture produced under the influence of the Academies in Europe and especially France, where many artists received their formal training. It is characterized by its highly polished style, its use of mythological or historical subject matter, and its moralistic tone...
Oil on board, 12.5" x 15.75" unframed
The son of famed architect Niels Peter Christian Holsoe (1826-1895), Carl Vilhelm Holsoe (1863-1935) became a well-listed, highly acclaimed artist. He studied at the Academy of Fine Art in Copenhagen 1882-1884. Thereafter he continued his education at Kunstnernes Studieskole (the artist's study school) under P.S. Kroeyer. He traveled to Italy...
"Wine, Pot and Vegetables"
Oil on canvas on board 10.5" x 16.5" unframed, 16.5" x 22.5" framed
Joseph Bail was born on January 22, 1862 in Limonest in the Rhone region of France. His father, Jean-Antoine Bail, was a trained genre painter who was heavily influenced by the Dutch masters. It is clear that Joseph, as well as his brother Frank, followed in the fathers footsteps...
Oil on canvas, 9" x 13" unframed, 19 1/4" x 15 1/2" framed
Born in Lyon on May 24th, 1869 Albert Andre was to become one of the most renowned of the post impressionist artist. He was a painter, sculptor, writer and museum curator. He began his training in Lyon as a silk pattern designer. He then moved to the medium of painting...
Oil on Canvas, 10" x 12" unframed, circa 1870
This Dutch born artist was an important member of the Hague School of Art. He was not only an artist but a collector. He was trained at the Amsterdam Academy by Johanas Egenberger and Louis Royer and inspired by Jozef Israels. Artz moved to Paris from 1866-1874, where he set up his own studio at the suggestion of the great artist Courbet. He maintained close contacts with his colleagues Jacob Maris as well as the art dealer Goupil and company. D.A...
Oil on canvas, 47" x 27.25" with original period frame in excellent condition, 35.5" x 15.5" unframed (THIS PIECE APPEARS IN THE DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY FOR THE ARTIST)
Jean Mannheim has become so popular among serious collectors of turn-of-the-century art that he almost needs no introduction. Mr. Mannheim was born in Germany in 1863 but fled to Paris after being drafted into the German Army. While in Paris, Mannheim supported himself and his art studies at the Ecole Delecluse Academie Colarossi...
Oil on canvas, view size 26 1/2" x 20" (THIS PIECE WAS PART OF THE IBM CORPORATE ART COLLECTION) As one of the most famous and celebrated portrait artist in the history of this country it is nearly impossible to summarize this mans life in the space available. He was the second child of Charles Wilson Peal's 14 children. Of the legendary Peale family of artists Charles Wilson and his son Rembrandt were and continue to be the most famous and sought after...
Original ink painting on paper signed lower right by Martha Walter (1875-1976). Measures; 23" x 17" (image only). Condition is very good. Framed.
Henry Arthur Elkins (American, 1847-1884)
Artists Falls Near North Conway, New Hampshire
Oil on canvas, signed lower right and located on the reverse...
Oil on board painting, "Monhegan Island ME", by Edmund Franklin Ward (1892-1991). Condition excellent. Provenance; artist estate. Measures; 24"x20" His first illustrations was for the "Saturday Evening Post" before he was age 20, Edmund Ward (1892-1991) had a successful career as an illustrator of works that ranged in style and subject matter from dark tonalist in oils to humorous in wash and watercolor...
E.P. Rimmel Grebe, American Modernist - b. 1909, Royersford, Pa. Listed.
Oil on canvas circa 1950.
Measurements - appx. 30" x 36".
Condition - very good and original.
Poblador, attrib - Jose Ramon Poblador - Spain 20th century.
Bronze modernist abstract female figure on marble base.
C. 1970 - 80
11 1/4" tall.
Condition - excellent.
Exquisite and very rare hand carved gilt wooden Cupid Angel from Mandalay, Burma. Finely decorated with colored glass inlay, 19th Century, with base. Matching pair available. Condition: very good, size: H.67cm x W. 38cm x D. 13cm including base.
American School still life of a cluster of green and red grapes.
This oil painting is signed VJW '86 in the bottom left corner.
It has a canvas imprint of "C. H. Mueller" San Antonio Texas. C. H. Mueller art shop was located on Commerce St in San Antonio Texas.
In period scoop frame. 18" x 14" canvas size, 21.5" x 17.5" framed.
Very rare stucco stele - cornice depicting praying thepanom angel on both sides, surrounded by flame motif. circa 17th Century, Thailand. This item has been nicely mounted on a black Museum Stand. Condition: good, some ageing due to considerable age. size: 22 x 19 cm excluding stand. Further photographs available upon request.
Rare hand carved wooden Angel from Thailand, praying position, 19th Century, condition: ok, shows wear over the years which is quite normal for such wooden statuettes, size: H. 15cm x W. 7cm x D. 8cm
Attractive Buddha's bronze disciple/worshipper with traces of gilding, 17/18th Century, AVA, Burma, condition: good, size: H. 13cm x W. 3cm x D.3.5cm, mounted
Bronze Burmese Disciple/Worshipper, AVA period, mounted on base, 18th Century, condition: good, size: H. 12cm x W. 4 cm x D. 5cm