L'Enfant Gallery - Fine Art Paintings, Asian Art, Antiques
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1960 item #1445036 (stock #1849)
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$12,000.00
Richard Hayley Lever (28 September 1875 – 6 December 1958) was an Australian-American painter, etcher, lecturer and art teacher. His work was part of the art competitions at the 1928 Summer Olympics and the 1932 Summer Olympics. Lever was born in Bowden, South Australia on 28 September 1875, the son of Albion W. Lever.[2] He excelled in painting classes at Prince Alfred College under James Ashton and on leaving school continued to study under Ashton at his Norwood art school. He was a charter ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 2000 item #1445034 (stock #1848)
L'Enfant Gallery
$2,500.00
Alexandre Grégoire (August 29, 1922 – July 28, 2001) was a Haitian painter who typically depicted scenes of Vodou, daily life, and historical events in the naïve style. Born in Jacmel, Grégoire was educated from 1930 to 1937 by the Christian Teaching Brothers, and then studied cabinet making at the Jacmel vocational school for two years. In 1939 he joined the army and played the tuba and saxophone in the army band. He stayed in the army until the 1950s; during the presidency of Paul Magl...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1970 item #1445033 (stock #1845)
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Beautiful floral still life oil on canvas measuring 29 x 34“ circa 1970 unsigned
All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Pre 1980 item #1445032 (stock #1845)
L'Enfant Gallery
$1,800.00
Watercolor and Paper and measurin 28 x 36“ framed and matted and a beautiful presentation Frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 2000 item #1445030 (stock #1847)
L'Enfant Gallery
$11,000.00
The artist returned to Ellis Island to paint the location where he had first entered the United States in 1925. Adolf Konrad was born in Bremen, Germany in 1915; he died in 2003. The family settled in Newark, NJ and young Adolf studied at the Newark School of Fine Arts. He would later become a favorite of the Newark Museum, fondly known as the painter laureate of New Jersey’s largest city. His work was often compared to Edward Hopper’s—in fact, the two shared a New York exhibition in 1962....
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1444974 (stock #1759)
L'Enfant Gallery
$1,875.00
From our African Collection: An African Songye Mask, 11" x 24" h. The Songye people, sometimes written Songe, are a Bantu ethnic group from the central Democratic Republic of the Congo. They inhabit a vast territory between the Sankuru and Lubilash rivers west and the Lualaba River in the east, a vast group of villages can be found in present-day East Kasai province, parts of Katanga and Kivu Province.The people of Songye are divided into thirty-four conglomerate societies, each society is l...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1444971 (stock #1758)
L'Enfant Gallery
$1,250.00
From our African Collection: A 3 Part Dogon Wooden Sculpture from Mali, circa 1960. 24" h. The Dogon are best known for their religious traditions, their mask dances, wooden sculpture, and their architecture. Since the twentieth century, there have been significant changes in the social organisation, material culture and beliefs of the Dogon, in part because Dogon country is one of Mali's major tourist attractions The Dogon (or Kaador, Kaado) are an ethnic group indigenous to the central plat...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1960 item #1444969 (stock #1757)
L'Enfant Gallery
$875.00
From our African Collection: African Baule Statue , circa 1960. Colon statues, a term derived from the French statues colon ("colon" is the French noun for a colonist), are a genre of wooden figurative sculpture within African art which originated during the colonial period. The statues commonly depict European colonial officials such as civil servants, doctors, soldiers or technicians or Europeanised middle-class Africans. They are often characterised by recurrent decorative motifs, such as pit...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1970 item #1444968 (stock #1763)
L'Enfant Gallery
$1,000.00
African Maasai Pair of Figurine Lamps, 16" tall. The Maasai are a Nilotic ethnic group inhabiting northern, central and southern Kenya and northern Tanzania. They are among the best known local populations internationally due to their residence near the many game parks of the African Great Lakes, and their distinctive customs and dress. According to their oral history, the Maasai originated from the lower Nile valley north of Lake Turkana (Northwest Kenya) and began migrating south around...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1444966 (stock #1844)
L'Enfant Gallery
$9,000.00
A rare and beautiful massive Japanese Imari Charger from the Edo Period of Japan measuring 22” in diameter and about 3 inches high
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Pre 1930 item #1444965 (stock #1843)
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A beautiful and historic George Washington Bicentennial GildedBronze Plaque measuring 22x17” dates 1732-1932
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1920 item #1444964 (stock #1766)
L'Enfant Gallery
$1,125.00
An African Makonde Kneeling Figure, circa 1900. 1.5" w , 10" h. The Makonde are known as master carvers throughout East Africa, and their statuary can be found being sold in tourist markets and in museums alike.The name Makonde art refers to East African sculptures or, less frequently, to modern paintings created by craftspeople or artists belonging to the Makonde people of northern Mozambique and southern Tanzania, separated by the Ruvuma river. Art historians, dealers and collectors have c...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1920 item #1444963 (stock #1761)
L'Enfant Gallery
$1,000.00
African Baule Figure, 3" x 12"h, circa 1900. The Baule create art in several media, including wooden sculpture, gold and brass casting similar to their Asante ancestors, and mask and figure carving, which have been greatly influenced by their Senufo and Guro neighbors. The Baule belong to the Akan peoples who inhabit Ghana and Côte d'Ivoire. Three hundred years ago the Baule people migrated westward from Ghana when the Asante rose to power. The tale of how they broke away from the Asante has b...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1940 item #1444962 (stock #1842)
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Price on Request
J. L. ASTE Jean-Louis Asté is little known to us. However, he really counted in the artistic life of Montpellier, between 1902 and 1943. He taught there for 30 years and received the honors due to his talent. The Artistic Society of Hérault opened its administration to him. He was president in the collections of the Musée Fabre. Remember that the Fabre museum is the main fine arts museum in Montpellier. You will find magnificent collections there. Born in 1864 in Isle Jourdain in the Ge...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Pre 1910 item #1444953 (stock #1241)
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A beautiful pair of Louis the 16th Style patinated Bronze and gilt Bronze figurative four light candelabra. Classical maidens holding aloft the scrolls and branches with rated sconces
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1910 item #1444950 (stock #1840)
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Attributed to the orientalist painter Carl Leopold Müller The German painter 1834-1892. One of Mueller‘s most important compositions marketplace Cairo commission by the Austrian state on the advice of the historian, patron and government minister Rudolph Eitelberger is now in the Austrian gallery in Vienna
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1444893 (stock #1767)
L'Enfant Gallery
$750.00
Nigerian Cone Figure with three horns, black and white detailing. circa 1950. 4 x 13" h.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1950 item #1444892 (stock #1762)
L'Enfant Gallery
$320.00
African Ivory Coast Horned Mask, 8 x 16" h.