Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188

 
We are closing our bricks and mortar store in Old Town Alexandria at the end of the year. Our entire inventory
is on sale with 25% off! We will still be trading on this website, so please continue to visit us here.


All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #425955 (stock #8856)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
SOLD
Reuben LeGrande Johnston (American, 1850-1918)

Homeward Bound

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...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #415542 (stock #8830)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes. Because we sell to many other dealers, we cannot disclose the sales price.
Joe DeMers (American, 1910-1984)

No Woman is Worth It

Watercolor and gouache for illustration of the story in the Saturday Evening Post, Feb. 7th, 1953 together with a copy of the magazine.

Joe DeMers (1910-1984) specialized in that most transitory and ephermeral area of illustration, depicting the modern American girl. He did them, not as stereotypes, but as a diverse array of dazzling females - sweet, predatory or sophisticated. DeMers was born in San Diego, California...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1950 item #412718 (stock #8703)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$875
Theadora Kane (American, b. 1906)

Georgetown, Washington, DC

Watercolor on paper, signed and located.

Sight size: 20.5” x 27.5”
Frame size: 30” x 36.5”

Kane is listed in "Who Was Who in American Art" by Falk.

**Please Note: This item is not currently on view in our gallery. Please call at least 48 hours in advance if you wish to see it.

**For other mid-20th Century artwork in our inventory, type “modern” into the search box.

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1950 item #408364 (stock #8836)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$465
"Black Mountain"
Adolph Arthur Dehn (American, 1895-1963)
Lithograph on paper, 1946, ed. 250, pencil signed. Lumdsdaine/O'Connor 410.
Condition: very good, hinge mark upper right, unframed

Image size: 8.75" x 13"
Sheet size" 12" x 17" **For other mid-20th Century artwork in our inventory, type “modern” into the search box.

Dehn was a talented painter, illustrator and printmaker. He also taught and wrote two instructional books on artistic technique. As a pr...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #404948 (stock #8760)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects by Georgio Vasari

5 Vols. 12mo. Bound in Half green morocco, spines extra gilt, two red morocco labels each spine, with marbled boards, endpapers and edges. Published: London; George Bell, 1878.

Provenance: From the Library of Howard K. Smith.

All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Musical : Pre 1900 item #402442 (stock #7845)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
pair on right (other pair sold)
Two Pair of Antique Opera Glasses , the one on the left (#8577)is brass and abalone shell and is French and the one on the right (#7845) is brass and mother of pearl, unmarked.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1800 item #380084 (stock #8655)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,350
George III mahogany bidet, having rectangular, removable top opening to the original Wedgewood liner with an impressed mark which dates it to 1790-1800. The whole raised on turned, tapered legs.

Height: 18.75”
Length: 20.25”
Width: 13”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1910 item #377641 (stock #8629)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,650
Lady in a Garden

William B. Bennett (British, fl. 1900-1913)

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1906”

. Provenance: Taggart, Jorgensen & Putman, Washington, DC.

A painter of landscape and genre scenes, Bennett exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1900 to 1913. He made his home in Bushey, Hertford-shire. Bennett is listed in the Dictionary of British Art, Vol. IV, Victorian Painters by Wood.

Sight size: 20” x 14.5”
Frame size: 30” x 23.5”...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #360661 (stock #8503)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$465
Wonderful American Eastlake Style Dressing Mirror with comb box below, openwork pediment and crusty old finish. Circa 1870.
H: 24"
W: 13"
D: 5.25"
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #356539 (stock #8558)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
Innocence

American School, mid/late 19th century.

Charming handpainted and decoupaged print of a young girl putting a garland of flowers on her goat pull-toy. In the original moulded wood frame with gilt liner.

Sight size: 27.5” x 21.5”
Frame size: 31.5” x 25.5”

All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Two Dimensional : Contemporary item #341211 (stock #8469)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$975
Floating Landscape #1

Suzanne Donazetti (American )

Painted and burnished metal mosaic on wood, signed and titled on reverse.

Inspired by the idea of weaving silver, Suzanne Donazetti has spent 20 years perfecting the art of Metalweaving. Perhaps one of the first artists to attempt shaping copper and other metals in this way, Donazetti's work ranges in size from small jewelry to large wall sculptures. Her work is on view in the Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, CT...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #328893 (stock #7924A)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$675
set
Rare set of four Rockingham ware furniture lifts, of typical lion’s paw form. Probably English, late 19th century. (very minor chips)

These were used to protect the feet of furniture where the floor was damp.

Provenance: Kay Fries, Alexandria, VA

Height: 3.75”

All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Pre 1970 item #295639 (stock #8377)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Rosin-Salviati Murano glass bookends having a clear to rose sculpted glass top above a smoked glass rectangular base. Both signed, "Rosin-Salviati, Venezia", and one retaining its "Salviati & C.-Murano" gilt label. Loredano Rosin was a noted glass sculptor and was a master glassblower at Salviati & Co, Venice, Italy. Probably after a design by Luciano Caspari, Circa 1965-1970.

Height: 9"
Width: 9.75"
Depth: 3" (of base)

**For other mid-20th Century artwork in our invento...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1900 item #268199 (stock #8193)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Young Peasant Boy Holding a Turkey

Spanish School, late 19th century.

Oil on canvas, laid down.

Sight size: 20” x 15”
Frame size: 28” x 23”

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #265295
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$55
plus shipping
We have a limited number of copies of the "Artists of Washington, D.C., 1796-1996" from the estate of Virgil McMahan. Published privately, this is the best biographical dictionary available on Washington area artists. Extensively researched, and illustrated with b/w photos of the author's own collection of paintings, it provides information on more than two thousand artists born before 1900. Paperback, 8.5" x 11", 240 pages
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #265287 (stock #8266)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
Large American book-form box in maple extensively inlaid on all sides with various woods, late 19th century.

Length: 11.75”
Width: 9”
Height: 4.75”

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #264797 (stock #RMT-105)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Sept Dialogues de Betes

by Colette Willy

Printed in Paris, 1927, inscribed and signed

Now quarterbound in black leather with gilt and raised spine, marbled boards and endpapers and gilt top edge, several pages uncut.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #264788 (stock #RMT-103)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
An Account of Russia as it was in the Year 1710

by Lord Charles Whitworth

,Printed at Horace Walpole's Strawberry-Hill Press in 1758, small 8vo, first Edition, Errata Leaf at rear, Full polished calf, boards re-attached, repair to top 1/2" of spine, edges rubbed, otherwise v.g. A very nice copy of an early Strawberry-Hill book