All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1228502 (stock #na118)
A nice miniature painting done by Christopher Greiner. The sitter is a gentleman in a black coat and tie, but Greiner emphasized the somber feel of the painting by using a background of black and dark green.

The painting has no condition flaws, and is housed in a cast foliate pendant case with hair in the glazed aperture on the back...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1228420 (stock #a1332)
A finely painted American miniature portrait of a gentleman in a black jacket and tie, posed in front of a red drapery. What makes this highly unusual for a miniature cased portrait is that it is oil paint on wood, rather the the exceedingly more common watercolor on ivory or paper.

There is a very old note in the gilt metal case identifying the sitter as John Calvin Margin, born in 1790, the son of Curtis and Claire Margin, with a reference to Boston, Mass and Binghamton NY...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1228064 (stock #10442)
Woodi Ishmael (American, 1914-1995)

Tabletop Still Life of Fruit in a Bowl

Watercolor on paper, signed lower left

Painting Size: 8” x 10”
Frame Size: 12 ” x 14”

Ishmael was born in Lewis County, Kentucky, and entered his profession through the Cleveland (Ohio) Institute of Arts and the Art Students League in New York City...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1227673 (stock #a1322)
An American miniature portrait painting, on natural organic material, of a very attractive boy with gray-blue eyes, wearing a red velvet jacket. The painting is 2 3/4" by 2 1/4" and is in excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1227671
Victorian Portrait Of Women In A Landscape By The Ocean. Jessie MacLeod Framed Oil Painting, British, active 1845-1875. 26" x 22" oil on canvas, signed lower left and dated 1868 and in frame, 36" x 32". Jessie MacLeod is listed in Wood's Dictionary of Victorian Painters and exhibited 82 paintings total at Sussex Street, the Royal Academy and at the Royal Society.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1226709 (stock #a1337)
A fine American miniature painting on natural wafer of a hazel-eyed woman, dressed in a white bonnet and fichu. Original locket gilt metal case has a plait of hair in the aperture on the back of the case.

Superb condition with no problems. The locket is 2 3/8" by 2", and the sight size of this little gem is 2 1/4" by 1 7/8".

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1970 item #1226583 (stock #Schloss1)
Original painting (oil and gouache on paper) by Ruth Schloss (Born 1922 in Germany, died 2013 in Israel). This untitled work is signed twice as is usually the case with this artist's works: "Schloss" lower left, and "Ruth Schloss" in Hebrew lower right. 19" by 13" (work alone), 30" by 23" in its gallery frame. In excellent original condition. From a NY estate. Ruth Schloss emigrated with her family to Israel in 1937...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1226368 (stock #a1331)
An American miniature portrait painting, on natural organic material, of an older woman, unusual in that the subject is directly facing the viewer, and her image fills practically the entirety of the painting. The sitter has brown eyes, brown hair done in sausage curls, and is wearing a white lace cap and ruffled collar...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1226288 (stock #PC130005)
Private Stock
$1,250.00
Watercolor portrait on ivory of a gentleman in an oval brass frame with loop. The ivory is inscribed on the back ”John Titcomb, taken in 1810, aged 22 years.” The frame is enclosed in an folding oval leather case with table stand on the back. There is a record of a John Hancock Titcomb born in 1788 in Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts and who lived in Boston. Leather case 4" X 4 ½", Brass frame is 2 5/16" X 3 inches plus the hanging loop. The portrait is unsigned.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1930 item #1225014
A lovely little oil on copper painting that depicts a small cottage with thatched roof. Crisp detail. Signed S.W. in the LR corner. The back of the plate shows evidence of an earlier use. The frame measures 7-7/8" x 9", the plate 5-3/4" x 6"
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1224822 (stock #40F44 107)
Paul B. Pascal (French, 1832-1903) - Bedouin Encampment in the Sahara with Camels. Gouache on paper. Late 19th/early 20th century. Size: 16 inches x 22 inches (sight). Paul Pascal was an artist who specialized in Orientalist paintings. He worked almost exclusively in gouache and watercolor, and his favorite subjects were the nomadic Arabs of north Africa...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #1223324
Black Dog Antiques
$1,895.00
A large mystical, abstract night scene by Washington, DC native, John Chapman Lewis. Signed LEWIS'51 in the LL corner. A member of the Washington School of Color, Lewis taught at The Corcoran School of Art and Marymount University. His works were featured at biennials at the Corcoran Gallery and also at The Philip's Collection. There is very minor paint loss/chipping.The paint loss is the lower right side; the center top has just a nick...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1222448 (stock #21446)
Original grisaille painting (with subtle touches of color) by Arthur Lidov (American, 1917-1990). In excellent original condition and in its original frame. Signed l.r. and dated 1946. 18" by 21" painting alone, 25" by 28" in its frame. A very poignant post-Holocaust work. Arthur Lidov is a major American artist who became famous as a medical and science illustrator...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1900 item #1222006
The Bodhisattva Collection
Price on Request
From our European Collection, a lovely and substantially-sized 19th century nautical oil painting of ships in a European port, signed and dated S. Brade 1871. This painting is in excellent condition with only the typical fine craquelure expected in paintings of its age. UV light inspection suggests possible small random areas of touch-up to the sky, but otherwise this piece has survived well in fine original, essentially unrestored condition...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1920 item #1221956 (stock #2642)
King Art
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Franz Marc, 1880 (Munich)- 1916 (Verdun, Austira)"Komposition Rein Abstrakter Formen 1914...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1930 item #1221955 (stock #2641)
King Art
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Fernand Leger, French,1881-1955. This stunning example of Fernand Leger's imagery at his early cubust period in the 1920's is pencil on paper. It is 21.5cm w by 25cm h in a beautiful frame 45cm w by 47.5cm h. It is signed lower left F. L. 20. Fernand Léger was born in 1881, the same year both Picasso and Braque were born, in Normandy; his father was a substantial cattle grazer. Fernand was trained as an architectural draughtsman and later worked as a professional retoucher of photographs. He wa...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Contemporary item #1221705 (stock #2098)
Jonathan Kis-Lev, The Day Has Come, Oh Jerusalem! 2013, oil on canvas, unframed 35 1/2 x 23 1/2". Kis-Lev was born in 1985 to Russian Jewish immigrant parents and spent his childhood years in a small village on the outskirts of Jerusalem. As a young boy Kis-Lev began private lessons in watercolors and oils tutored by a Russian painter. As a teenager, Kis-Lev continued his art studies at Thelma Yellin High School of the Arts. At the age of sixteen, Kis-Lev was granted a full scholarship to study ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #1220982 (stock #10422)
G. Simonetti (Ital., 19th/20th C)

View of Naples

Watercolor and Gouache on Paper

Circa 1880

Sight Size: 7.5" x 16.5"
Frame Size: 15.25" x 24.25"