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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1030411 (stock #10093)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,650
Fine Antique English Canterbury in Walnut, having four pierced partitions with “C” scroll carved decoration above a single drawer and raised on turned ball form feet with brass casters. Circa 1850-1870

Originally designed for sheet music, these are now used primarily as magazine racks. To see other examples, type "canterbury" into the search box.

Height: 20”
Width: 20.5”
Depth: 14.5”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1910 item #1217027 (stock #10377)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$525
Chinese porcelain tall jar with lid with prunus blossoms on branches against a blue background, a single pheasant on a branch. early 20th Century. Now drilled and wired as a lamp.

Height to top of jar lid: 12”
Height to top of lighting pole: 21”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1218962 (stock #10419)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,500
George Sanders Bickerstaff (Am., 1893-1954)

Purple Canyon

Oil on canvas, signed lower right and retaining a fine carved gilt wood frame.

Painting:25" x 30",
Frame 33.5" x 39"

Bickerstaff, a landscape painter born in Arkansas, was primarily self-taught except for a brief period at the Art Institute of Chicago. His early years were spent in southern California before moving to Ukiah in the northern part of the state where he remained for the rest of his lif...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1837 VR item #1165936 (stock #8656)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,850
Set of antique English 3-tiered bedsteps in mahogany, the top two steps hinged, and opening to storage wells and the whole supported by turned legs. Circa 1800-1840.

Height: 25.5”
Width: 16.75”
Depth: 26.375”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #1317629 (stock #10704)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,500
August H.O. Rolle (American 1875-1941)

River Birches

Oil on Canvas, Signed lower right and titled and signed on reverse

Painting: 20" x 24"
Frame: 24" x 28"

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August Herman Olson Rolle, painter, printmaker and graphic artist, dabbled in many activitie...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1837 VR item #1201841 (stock #8561)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Portrait of a Red Haired Gentleman

American School, early 19th Century

Oil on canvas with a pencil inscription lower left: “Jacob Lam...t, born: April 4th, 1798”.

Painting size: 18.25” x 13.75”
Frame size: 22.25” x 17.75”

Judging by the gentleman’s frock coat, collar and hair style, this was probably painted circa 1820.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #847310 (stock #9740)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$525
American Impressionist School
(Late 19th century)

Landscape with Stream

Oil on board, signed indistinctly with initials in lower right corner.

Painting size: 3.75” x 5.25”
Frame size: 9.25” x 10.75”

This delicately rendered landscape is the work of a skilled artist, evidenced by the whispy brushstrokes used to deliniate the young trees and the shimmering, reflective surface of the stream.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1124261 (stock #10182)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$745
Pair of Northern Bobwhites (Colinus Virginianus). Native to the Eastern US and Mexico, these ground dwelling gamebirds of the quail family are extensively hunted and can be found year round in grasslands, open woodlands and wood edges. They are noted for their loud call announcing their name (bob-WHITE, bob-bob-WHITE).

Dimensions of the Case:8.25" x 8.25" x 13"

All Items : Popular Collectibles : Writing Instruments : Desk Articles : Pre 1900 item #516136 (stock #8807)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
Charming Antique French Marble and Ormoly Standish with a young bacchante reclining and reading a book. Circa 1860-70.

Dimensions: 8.25" x 7"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1900 item #1304137 (stock #10667)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$5,200
Cornelius (“Corny”) Wagner (German, 1870-1956)

Steam and Sail in London Harbor

Oil on canvas, signed and dated '96 lower right.

Provenance: Henry W. Phipps, Westbury, NY -- by direct family descent. The family house, finished in 1906 is now a public museum known as Old Westbury Gardens, on Long Island.

Painting: 20” x 30”
Frame: 25” x 34”

Cornelius Wagner was a German landscape and marine painter born in Dresden, who studied at the ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #982561 (stock #5218-9)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$400
English, Bilston, late 18th century, patch box,

These memento boxes were popular at the end of the eighteenth century and frequently given as tokens of friendship and love. Usually oval in shape, but also circular and rectangular, the decoration reflected the popular styles of the day. For example, by the 1790s Neoclassical style swags, doves, hearts, and borders were the most commonly used decoration of the day. This one reads "The Absent Not Forgotten."

Source:
Susan Benjamin. En...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1940 item #1049096 (stock #10109)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1920 item #1132415 (stock #5319)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$450
Karl Wagner (German, 1887-1966)

Moose in a Landscape

Oil-on-artist board, signed lower right

Painting Size: 11” x 14”
Frame Size: 15.5” x 18”

Wagner studied in Prague under Schwaiger and Thiele, in Munich with Marr and in Paris under Anglade. He traveled and painted in Italy, Spain and North Africa.

Source:
Thieme-Becker, ed. Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler vonder Antike bis zu Gegenwart

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1339819 (stock #10751)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$6,250
19th Century British School

"Warmiing Up" Jockey Galloping a Horse with a Plaited Mane

Oil on Canvas , signed"WV"

Painting: 16" x 24"
Frame: 20.75" x 28.5"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #511582 (stock #9146)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,350
William Williams of Plymouth
(British, 1808-1895)

Mountain Landscape with Sheep and Thatched Cottage

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 15” x 11”
Frame size: 23” x 18.75”

Williams was born in Penryn, Cornwall in 1808 but lived chiefly at Bath, Torquay and Topsham in Devon (where he died in 1895). He exhibited regularly at The Royal Academy, the Suffolk Street Galleries and at the British Institution.
A work by Williams is illustrated in p...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1920 item #1170638 (stock #7088)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
House in a Landscape

European School, late 19th/early 20th Century

Oil on board, signed indistinctly.

Painting size: 6.75” x 9”

Frame size: 14” x 16”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #1392996 (stock #11054)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Fine Pair of Grand Tour Bronze and Ormolu Candlesticks in the Empire style with fluted baluster shaped shafts , with acanthus decoration on gilt-bronze sections and paw feet raised atop tripartite bases. These would have been brought home as a souvenir by someone who had made the Grand Tour. France or Italy, circa 1870.

h: 11 in.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1910 item #1256290 (stock #10549)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,850
Peter MacGregor Wilson (British, 1856-1928)

Daisies and Roses in a Chinese Jar

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left and dated “June 1903”

Painting Size: 30” x 22.75”
Frame Size: 36 ” x 28.75”

Wilson was born in Glasgow and studied at the Glasgow School of Art as well as in London and Antwerp. He traveled widely, working in America, India, Persia, Russia and Europe. Wilson was primarily known for his landscapes and river scenes.

He became a member of...