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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #909395 (stock #9899)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Justin Faivre (American)

Decline of the Windjammers

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1934” and titled in pencil on the reverse.

Sheet size: 12.5” x 18.5”
Mat size: 19.5” x 25.5”
Unframed

Justin Faivre was born in Matthews, Indiana. At the age of 5, however, he moved to Portland, Oregon . As a teenager he studied at the Portland Art Gallery and took private art lessons with Howard Ellis.

In 1923 Faivre left Portland for Los Angel...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Dutch : Pre 1700 item #1241180 (stock #10471)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,850
Dutch School, 17th/18th Century

Floral Still life with Tulips, Iris and Roses in a Glass Jar with Butterflies, Insects and a Shell

Oil on panel (slight warp)

Painting Size: 19.75” x 14.75”
Frame Size: 27 ” x 23”

All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1960 item #1303086 (stock #10669)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625.00
Exceptional Silver Cane decorated with the face of Medusa and a coiled snake, Hallmarked with a "R" inside a square and the number "925" inside an oval. European, 20th Century.

Length: 36.5"
Handle: 4.5"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1990 item #1147779 (stock #10236)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Michael Stoffa (American,1923-2001)

"Long Beach Bridge" (Rockport, MA)

Oil on Canvas, signed lower left and signed, titled and dated: “5/25/86” on the stretcher.

Painting: 9” x 16”
Frame: 15” x 22

Born in Czechoslovakia, Michael Stoffa immigrated to America at the age of seven and began his studies at the Newark School of Fine and Industrial Arts, then at the Pennsylvania Academy,  and the Arts Students League. As a well-known New Jersey teacher an...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Interior : Pre 1837 VR item #1335060 (stock #10761)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,150
Antique Dutch Turned Mahogany Peat Bucket having tapering staved sides with molded and ring turnings and with brass liner and carrying handle. Holland, circa 1820 Height to Rim: 12.5" Diameter: 12.5"
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1216942 (stock #7656)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
A By-path

Henry Hobart Nichols, Jr. (American, 1869-1962)

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1897”.

Exhibited at the Third Annual Washington Water Color Club, 1898.

Illustrated in McMahan, The Artists of Washington, DC: 1796-1996, p. 158.

Provenance: from the Estate of Virgil McMahan.

A painter and illustrator, Nichols was a member of quite an artistic family. His father, brother and wife were all professional painters as well.

He had diverse ...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1910 item #858623 (stock #8106)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
Antique Chinese bottle form sang-de-boeuf vase, Guangxu-Xuantong Period (1875-1911), now mounted as a lamp.

Height: 13” to lip

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1837 VR item #1114186 (stock #10170)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
SOLD
Rare Brass Imperial Bushel Measure, the bottom engraved: “Corcoran Fecit, London” one side engraved: “Lynn, Regis, 1825” the other side engraved: “Imperial Bushel, Bastick & Son, London 1881”, and with various royal ciphers on the top rim.

Provenance : Ex-Collection Sen. John Warner, Alexandria, Virginia

Cities in England used to have official standard weights and measures. Merchants weights and measures would be checked against this to make sure they weren't trying to che...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #851830 (stock #9450)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$285
Antique Benningtonware covered teapot with moulded decoration of ‘Rebecca at the Well’. American, circa 1880. (minor chips to spout).
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1950 item #1323154 (stock #10724)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$5,850
Dale Bessire (American, 1892-1974)

The Owl Creek Road

Oil-on Canvas, signed l.r. and titled and signed on the stretcher

Painting: 30" x 36"
Frame: 34.5" x 40.5"

A founding member of the Brown County Art Gallery Association, Dale Philip Bessire (1892-1974) was born in Columbus, Ohio, but is considered a native of Indianapolis. He studied at Herron under William Forsyth and then later studied business at the University of Chicago. Bessi...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #872948 (stock #9847)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$425
Antique American traveling box constructed with strips of alternating light and dark woods; with sliding lid opening to a fitted interior. Ca. 1840.

Length: 8” Depth: 4.5” Height: 2.35”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Canadian : Pre 1900 item #915421 (stock #9643)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
Georgina Martha De L’Aubiniere
(Canadian, 1848-1930)

Landscape with Spires in the Distance

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1886”.

Painting size: 16” x 10”
Frame size: 20.5” x 14.5”

Although L’Aubiniere was the daugther of English watercolorist John Steeple, and the wife of French artist Constant de L'Aubiniére, she was an accomplished artist in her own right. She studied under Corot and Gérôme in France, and traveled extensively with he...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1138499 (stock #5526)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
C. Henshaw (British, 19th C)

COTTAGE CHILDREN

Oil on canvas, laid down. Signed. Circa 1840

This composition is based on a sculpture of a boy and girl with their cat which was reproduced in parianware by Copeland (see enlargement #6). The title comes from a reference by the poet James Hoag to one of Robert Burns' dogs: "The Ettrick Shepherd, a judge of collies, says that Luath is true to the life, and that many a hundred times he has seen the dogs bark for very joy, when the ...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1376374 (stock #10967)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
Now on View in Our Gallery
Benson Bond Moore (American 1882-1974)

"Old Kington Covered Bridge over the Juniata River, Bedford, Pennsylvania"

Oil on board, signed lower right and titled on the reverse

Painting: 8" x 9.6"
Frame: 14.5" x 16"

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 stud...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1910 item #641190 (stock #8855)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
William E. McElhinney (American, 19th/20th C.)

Portrait of a Saint Bernard

Oil on canvas signed with initials, dated and located: ‘Washington D.C., 1904’.

Painting size: 19.75” x 15.75”
Frame size: 26” x 22”

McElhinney was active in Washington from 1889-1929 and is listed in "The Artists of Washington, D.C." by McMahan, and "Who Was Who in American Art" by Falk

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1180017 (stock #8678)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Sunrise Over the Sea

John F. Hawkins (American, 19th/20th century)

Oil on canvas laid down, signed dated: “1919”.

Hawkins was a New York painter who exhibited at the Argent Gallery and he is listed in Mallett’s Index of Artists. He is represented in The Frederick R Weisman Art Museum at The University of Minnesota.

Painting size: 12” x 22”
Frame size: 18.75” x 28.75”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1837 VR item #1387031 (stock #11032)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Small Regency Rosewood Drum Table attributed to T. Cooke, Cheltenham, having a circular green leather lined top, three dovetailed drawers and three false drawers in the apron, an octagonal baluster shaped pillar on a tripartite plinth base supported by squashed ball feet with brass castors. English, circa 1815

28-1/4" tall x 26 " diameter

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1303869 (stock #10659)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$14,500
Richard Redgrave (British, 1804-1888)

Resting Deer in a Forest Landscape

Oil on canvas

Provenance: Thomas McLean Gallery, London (retaining the original label on the back).

Painting: 20.75" x 36"
Frame: 30" x 45"

Redgrave was a genre and landscape painter. For a time he worked with his father who was an engraver before entering the Royal Academy in 1825. He began by painting historical genre in 18th century costume but in the 1840s he was among the fir...