Watercolor on paper, signed.
Johnston was a painter and teacher born in Alexandria, VA in 1850. He studied briefly with Dr. A.J. Volck in Baltimore, but was primarily self-taught in art, developing his skills while traveling and working in England, France, Spain, Tangiers and Morocco.
He was a resident of New York City when he exhibited at the National Academy of Design in 1877 and 1880. Two years l...
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right
Sight size: 9" x 13.25"
Frame size: 17" x 21"
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Before making her home and career in Washington, DC, Spandorf was educated at the Academy of Fine Art in Vienna, Austria. However, once she settled in Washington...
by Edward F.D. Pritchard (British 1809-1905)
Ink on paper, signed. Paper Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (Unframed)
Pritchard was a marine, landscape and architectural painter living in Bristol and London, who exhibited at the Royal Academy, the British Institution, the Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street and elsewhere. He is listed in The Dictionary of Victorian Painters by Christopher Wood, and Benezit, E., Dictonnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Gr...
The Flower Seller
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left
Painting: 27.75" x 21"
Frame: 36.75" x 32.25"
The flower seller was a popular scene in mid 19th century art. Souillard has captured a charming moment with a gentlewoman about to buy a bouquet from the young florist, surrounded by a captivating display of flowers including geraniums, hollyhocks, lilacs and roses.
32” x 19.75”Closed
32” x 43.75 Open
Venice: Sunlight and Shadow
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right and dated “1899”
Painting Size: 37.75” x 23.5”
Frame Size: 47.5 ” x 33”
Although usually listed as a British artist, Hay was born in Florence and spent most of his life in Italy, primarily in Venice, Capri, Naples and briefly in Bruges. His mother was the English artist Jane Benham Hay (thus the British connection) and his father the Italian art...
Dimensions of the Case:8.25" x 8.25" x 13"
Height to seat: 15”
Height to Back: 33”
Length: 9.25”; Width: 3.35”
A Bamboo Grove
Watercolor on paper, signed.
Sheet Size: 20.5” x 13.5”
Sight Size: 19” x 13”
Frame Size: 25.75” x 19.5”
Banka Maruyama was a Japanese watercolor artist whose work spanned the Meiji, Taishō and Shōwa periods. Today, his work can be found in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.
Acrylic on panel, signed lower right and with an artists supply stamp from Rome on the reverse
Painting: 15 ½” x 12”
Frame: 18 ¼” x 14 ½”
Wilson was born in Toronto and studied art at Central Technical School there. In Detroit he began a lucrative career as a commercial artist and illustrator. A trip to Mexico in 1949, convinced him to become a fine artist. He and his wife spent win...
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"October Landscape near Brookland, D.C."
Casine on board, signed lower left and titled on the reverse
Painting: 8" x 10"
Frame: 14.5" x 16.5"
Provenance: The Estate of a Toms River Collector
Benson Bond Moore, painter, etcher and teacher was born in Washington, DC. He studied at the Corcoran School of Art with Messer and Brooke , and also with Max Weyl . He continued his studies in drawing at the Linthicum Institute...
Signed, limited edition, with an introduction by Lord David Cecil. Published by George Rainbird, London (1957). Hardcover folio, 16.5 x 11.75 inches. Limited to 150 copies of which this is Number 107 with slipcase. Signed by Augustus John and Lord David Cecil and inscribed to the art collector Emily Chadbourne and signed a second time by Augustus John. The book was designed and produced by George Rainbird and Ruari McLean.The lithograph self-portrait w...
Frame Size: 18" x 13"