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

 
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Dutch : Pre 1900 item #538883 (stock #9224)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
SOLD
Anthonie Jacobus van Wyngaerdt (Dutch, 1808-1887)

Gathering Firewood in a Winter Landscape

Oil on panel, signed.

Painting size: 7” x 10.5”
Frame size: 15.75” x 19.25”

Van Wyngaerdt is listed in Lexicon Nederlandse Beeldende Kunstenaars 1750-1950 by Sheen and in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, et Graveurs by Bénézit.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #1095227 (stock #5142)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Christiane de Preval (French, b. 1876)

Entrance to the Abbey at Panthemont

Oil on canvas, signed lower right and located on a paper label on the reverse.

Painting Size: 25.75” x 20”
Frame Size: 29.5” x 23”

Christiane de Preval was born in the Pyrenees in 1876. She was primarily a painter of interiors and architecture and was a student of Marcel Baschet. She exhibited in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français from 1911 on and won a silver medal...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1292898 (stock #10638)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$925
Large Antique Brass and Copper Pitcher, having a hammered copper body with brass banding, spout and handle. These large jugs are variously described as being for ale, cider, milk or wine. Most have a body of wooden stays but this one has a hammered copper body. English or French, circa 1870.

Height at Spout: 24.25"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Pre 2000 item #976507 (stock #8084)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,950
James Francis O’Brien (American, 1917-1996)

This Is It? (800 Block of 14th Street)

Oil on canvas, signed with initials, located and inscribed on the reverse.

Painting size: 20” x 16”
Frame size: 25” x 21”

** Please Note - This painting came directly from the Estate of Mr. O’Brien. For other examples, type “O’Brien” into the search box.

*** For other paintings by artists from Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC or North Carolina, click on the “Regional ...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1156863 (stock #6761)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$875
(previously priced at $1150)
John Henry Mole (British, 1814-1886)

Young Girl with a Ball

Watercolor on paper, signed with initials and dated: "1881"

John Henry Mole was a watercolorist and landscape painter. He was born in Alnwick, Northumberland. Mole worked as a clerk in a solicitor's office in Newcastle, but gave it up for miniature painting. He exhibited his miniatures at the Royal Academy (1845, 1846, 1879). He later turned to landscape painting, particularly in watercolor. Mole exhibited these pa...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1311724 (stock #10575)
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This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
E(lsie) B(rooke) Snowden (American, 1887- 1945)

Unloading the Catch (Misty Morning on the Seine)

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left

Painting: 36” x 48”
Frame: 39 ½” 51 ½”

Snowden was born in Ashton, MD and studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and the Corcoran School of Art. She was active in Washington, DC from 1910-1933, exhibiting during that time with both the Society of Washington Artists and the Washington Watercolor Club. She was a...

All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #1216091 (stock #10410)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,150
Brass Compound Microscope by Camille Sebastien Nachet (1799 - 1881)*, with U-shaped base, single tube rack focus, rectangular stage, planar mirror, and mahogany carrying case. In 1851 Nachet was awarded a gold medal at the Great Exhibition for the quality of the workmanship of his instruments.

* Nachet moved his business to 17, rue St. Severin, Paris in 1862 (see enlargement #5).

approximate height of instrument: 14.5 in.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1960 item #984774 (stock #8090)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,150
James Francis O’Brien (American, 1917-1996)

Drugstore on 14th Street

Oil on canvas, signed, inscribed on the reverse.

Painting size: 16” x 20”

Frame size: 21” x 25”

** Please Note - This painting came directly from the Estate of Mr. O’Brien. For other examples, type “O’Brien” into the search box.

** For other paintings by artists from Maryland, Virginia, Washington DC or North Carolina, click on the “Regional Artists” button on our Homepage.

Bor...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1156749 (stock #9601)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Kasen Ohira ( Japanese 1900-1983)

Japanese Market Place

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right.

Sight Size: 12.5” x 19.25”
Frame Size: 21 ” x 28”

Kasen’s given name was Masao. He studied Nihon-ga (traditional Japanese style painting) under Keigetsu Matsubayashi. He was primarily known for his "bijin-ga" (classic representations of beautiful women usually wearing a kimono) including "Twenty-four Sections of Tokyo" and "Twenty-four Examples of Ch...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1800 item #1161925 (stock #10266)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
Fine 18th Century English Serpentine Firefender, in brass with pierced work and applied bead decoration. Circa 1760.

Height: 6”
Width: 40”
Depth: 5”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1127513 (stock #5036)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Antique American Federal Octagonal Tea Caddy, in mahogany the hinged top with satinwood stringing and banding opens to an interior well with a “floating” lid. Circa 1800.

See #10802 for another caddy by the same unknown maker

Height: 5”
Width: 6.5”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1150169 (stock #6549)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$675
Antique English Regency Tea Caddy in lacewood, of rectangular form with cut corners, bone escutcheon and satinwood stringing.Circa 1825.

Height: 4.25”
Length: 7.25”
Depth: 4”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1134632 (stock #5345)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
George W. Picknell (American, 1864-1943)

Spring Meadow with Field of Flowers

Oil-on-canvas.

Painting size: 18” x 24”
Frame size: 24” x 30”

Picknell was born in Springfield, Vermont in 1864, and studied in Paris with Constant and Lefebvre (1887-1890). After his studies in Paris, he was briefly an illustrator in Boston and New York. He returned to Paris for about fifteen years, painting throughout the country. He returned to the U.S. around 1911, an...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #521755 (stock #8564)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Louisa Merrit Wagner (American, 19th century)

Horseshoe Falls by Moonlight

Oil on canvas, having artist name on reverse and address: “G’Town, Washington, D.C.”. Circa 1885.

(NB: The observation tower depicted was washed away in a flood.) . Painting size: 25” x 30”
Frame size: 33” x 38”

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Pre 1800 item #983135 (stock #5218-25)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
18th-century English Transferware Patch Box; Now known as Royal Leamington Spa, the town of Leamington began its prodigious spa industry in 1784 when it began building baths around its salt springs. Consequently, the image on this patch box displays a Classical figure holding a caduceus, a symbol of the medical community dating back the sixteenth century. Thus, it is safe to say that this could have been produced no earlier than the last quarter of the eighteenth century. In addition, this box...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1133295 (stock #4650)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$725
Antique Japanese blue and white porcelain ovoid vase with hand painted bird and floral decoration. Late 19th century.

Height: 14.5”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1049096 (stock #10109)
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This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Howard A. Curtis (American, 1906-1989)

Allegorical Landscape with Figures

Oil on masonite, signed.

Painting Size: 22” x 28”
Frame Size: 25.75” x 31.5”

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

The following biography is courtesy of Peter Kostoulakos, AOA, NEAA. 

Curtis was born in Gloucester, MA on June 6, 1906 and died in October of 1989.  He is best remembered for his marines, allegori...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1800 item #20189 (stock #7265)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$18,500
Exceptional George III Mahogany Chest on Chest, having a concave cornice with greek-key design above a series of graduated drawers with beautifully matched veneer, flanked by canted corners with geometric interlocking oval blind fretwork and raised on straight bracket feet. English, Circa 1760

Width: 44"
Height: 74"
Depth: 22"