Height: 64", Width: 38", Depth: 12"
Attributed to Peter Van Bloemen,
called Standard (Flemish, 1657-1720)
Born in Antwerp, van Bloemen was the brother of Jan-Frans and Norbert van Bloemen. His master was the battle painter, Simon van Douw. In 1673, van Bloemen was a master in Antwerp, but he did not stay there long. He is believed to have spent 20 years in Rome and it is known that he was working there in 1688. In 1694 he returned to Antwerp, where he had eight students ...
*Provenance: From the Estate of Marshall Coyne, Washington D.C.
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Arthur Louis Townshend
(English, fl. 1880 - 1900)
Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1900” lower right and signed, dated “July 1900” and inscribed with the horses names on the reverse.
Provenance: The Madison Hotel, Washington, DC.
Known for his paintings of rustic, equestrian and sporting subjects, Townshend exhibited six works at the Royal Academy. Working primarily in oils, he painted a number of racehorse portraits including the 1883 Derby...
We often have a selection of both sidechairs and armchairs, usually singles and pairs and sometimes an assembled set.
Attributed to Johannes Christiaan Schotel (Dutch, 1787-1838)
Charcoal and ink wash on paper.
A soldier turned artist, Schotel was skilled in both printmaking and painting. He studied under both Adriaan Meulemans and Martinus Schouman, eventually collaborating with Schouman.
Hs works are held in the permanent collections of museums throughout Holland. The Rijksmuseum and Scheepvaart Museum in Amsterdam, Dordrecht Museum and Boymans Museum in Rotterdam...
Height: 16.25” to rim
Plate size: 6.75 x 17.25
Paper size: 8.5 x 19.5
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John Leech (English, 1817-1864)
Chromolithographs, Published by Agnes, circa 1865.
Provenance: The Jockey Club & The Fairfax Hotel, Washington, D.C.
All framed differently
Depending on the source, Leech was born on either August 23 or 29, and was the son of a coffee house keeper or vintner. While the beginning of his life may be unclear, there is no doubting the significant artistic contribution Leech left for posterity.
His early ...