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 : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #149853 (stock #8044)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$345
Unusual Rookwood potpourri with matt-glaze and pierced cover (hairline). Impressed Rookwood mark, 1929.

Height: 4”

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1920 item #654301 (stock #8982)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
John J. A. Murphy (American, 1888-1967)

The Nativity

Woodcut on paper, signed lower right.

Painting size: 14.6” diameter
Frame size: 11.5” x 9.5

” Though born in Boston, painter and printmaker John J. A. Murphy lived in New York City. He was a member of the Guild of Free Lance Artists and is best known for his woodcuts. A posthumous exhibition of his work was held at New York’s Sylvan Cole Gallery in 1990.

In this tondo print of the Nativity, atte...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1800 item #1148741 (stock #6951)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,850
French School, Mid 18th Century

The Hurdy Gurdy Player

Oil on canvas

Painting Size: 12.25” x 10.5”
Frame Size: 22.25” x 20.25”

This charming moonlit scene with peasants around a campfire and its monochromatic harmony place it in a tradition of genre painting that goes all the way back to Brueghel. Stylistically it is reminiscent of the early work of Antoine Watteau when he chose as his subject the life of ordinary folk rather than the fêtes galant...

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1199432 (stock #10346)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Pierre Etienne Daniel Campagne (French, 1851-1910)

Phryne Before Her Judges (Phryné Devant ses Juges)

Bronze (medium to light brown patina, minor wear and scratches consistent with age); inscribed “Phyrne” on the front of the base and signed on the right side of the base.

23"H x 12"W x 7"deep

Campagne was born in Gontaud and worked primarily in Paris where he was a student of Falguière. He first exhibited in the Salon des Artistes Français in 1889. Cam...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1970 item #1012169 (stock #9834)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$465
“Abstract”

by Joseph Anthony Amarotico (Am. 1931-1985),

oil on canvas, signed on the reverse and retaining a label from Michelson Gallery, Washington, DC from 1964.

Ptg. 10” x 9”
Frame: 11.25” x 10.25”

**Please note: this item is not currently on view in our gallery.Please call 48 hours in advance if you are coming in to see it.

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

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #992178 (stock #9091)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$925
Fine antique Japanese Kutani baluster form vase with bird and peacock decoration, circa 1870-1880, now mounted as a lamp.

Height: 14”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #497016 (stock #8853)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
American School, late 19th C.

"The Old Man of the Mountain, Franconia Notch"

Oil-on-artist board, in the original frame

Painting size: 11.5” x 7.75”
Frame size: 15” x 11.5”

A rare depiction of the enduring symbol of the state of New Hampshire which collapsed in 2003.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #704318 (stock #9504)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$425
Charming Majolica Ceramic Face Jug in the form of a smiling man with a cap and ruffled collar. Circa 1880, incised “Majolica” with indecipherable maker’s mark on bottom. (Minor abrasions to ear, cheeks, nose and chin.)

Height: 8”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Pre 1800 item #1248387 (stock #10530)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,350
Rare Mahogany Brass Bound Bottle Cooler, late 18th C., with pierced handle and shaped rim, the sides with three brass bands and the top edge with a line of boxwood stringing. English, circa 1780. Originally with a tin liner.

Provenance: The Harry Z. Isaacs Collection from Historic Long Branch Estate, Virginia*

Length :16.25 in.
Height to Handles: 8.5"

*Long Branch was built on property surveyed by a young George Washington for Lord Fairfax. In 1788, Robert Carter Burwell inher...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #983127 (stock #5218-8)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
Early 19th century English enamel on copper patch box of the HMS Victory. Keepsakes commemorating Admiral Horatio Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar, which was considered the most decisive British victory during the Napoleonic Wars, were extremely popular. These keepsakes included patch boxes, like this one, which celebrated Nelson’s famous ship, the HMS Victory. IT IS OVAL IN FORM AND DEPICTS A POLYCHROME SCENE OF NELSON'S FLAG SHIP "THE VICTORY" IN FULL SAIL AFTER THE BATTLE OF 1805. ABOVE T...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #714650 (stock #9455 )
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$425
Antique English pearwood stamp box in the form of a miniature billiards table complete with green felt top opening to a divided interior. Circa 1880.

L: 5.5” x W: 3” x H: 2”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #464536 (stock #8931)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,850
Robert Fawcett (American, 1903-1967)

The Fall of the Fothergays: an illustration for publication in The Saturday Evening Post

Watercolor on Whatman board, signed with initials and retaining a paper label on reverse with publication information.

Image size: 14” x 16.75”

Fawcett began his artistic training as an apprentice to an engraver when his family immigrated to Canada from England. When they moved again to New York City, he continued to pursue his art through comm...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1367623 (stock #4955)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$345
Native American Indian Bowl, possibly Zunni. Diameter: 7.75”
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1800 item #1162022 (stock #10263)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,150
George II Tea Caddy with Hidden Drawer; rectangular with stepped hinged top surmounted by a brass carrying handle, brass escutcheon and sliding side panel revealing a hidden drawer (slight warp to lid). Circa 1740.

One of the rarest of this form of tea caddy, the concealed drawer would have held your silver teaspoons.

Height: 6”
Length: 9”
Depth: 6”

For other examples of this form, type "10145" or "10261" into the search box.

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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1014619 (stock #8091)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Grocery Still Life

James Francis O’Brien (American, 1917-1996)

Oil on canvas, signed, titled and 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 Hom...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1202736 (stock #8697)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
Antique English papier mâche lap desk in black lacquer decorated with gilt stencil and inlaid with abalone shell, having a shaped top opening to a fitted interior with writing slope and wells for pens and inkwell. Circa 1860.

Length: 12.5”
Width: 10.5”
Height: 3.5”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1800 item #1151993 (stock #2630)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$6,500
George II Concertina Action Mahogany Game Table. Circa 1730. Having a rectangular top opening to a tooled leather playing surface above a veneered frieze, supported by cabriole legs ending in pad feet. Note the good proportions and extremely fine cartouche and leafage carving on the front knees.

Separate tables for playing cards became popular during the Queen Anne period and the form developed from gateleg and drop leaf tables. The folding top allowed the table to be pushed against the ...