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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Federal : Pre 1837 VR item #1163370 (stock #8127)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$975
Wonderful faux grained and stencilled American “fancy chair” with stencils of an eagle and basket of fruit, faux grained seat and yellow highlights. Circa 1840.

Height: 33”
Width: 17.5”
Depth: 15.75”

For more about this movement, see "American Fancy, Exuberance in the Arts 1790-1840" by Sumpter Priddy

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #1007936 (stock #RMT-114)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$350
Henri Matisse. A Novel.

by Louis Aragon,

First American edition. Translated by Jean Stewart

publisher: New York: Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, [1971].] First Edition Two volumes, quarto. [8], [360]. [6], [370] pp.

Profusely illustrated throughout, including 155 color illustrations, many full-page and some folding. Ecru linen with front cover and spine stamped in red. Very Fine in dust jackets, in fine publisher's slipcase. This beautifully-produced book took Aragon twenty-seven ye...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1920 item #668472 (stock #9547)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,350
Anne Ryan (American, 1889-1954)

Ibiza

Color woodcut on black paper; titled, signed and numbered, “6/12.”

Sheet Size: 14.5” x 19”
Sight Size: 12” x 15.5 ”
Unframed

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

An accomplished American Modernist, Anne Ryan did not begin painting until her fifties; prior to that she had been a journalist and single mother who operated a restaurant in Greenwich...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1186740 (stock #5511)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$345
Antique English Burled Walnut Tea Caddy, with two bands of inlaid "whittlewood" decoration and a hinged lid opening to a divided interior. Circa 1870.

7" x 4.25" x 4.35" tall

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1364728 (stock #10857)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,500
Henry Charles Woollett (English, Born c. 1826-1893)

The Log Haulers’ Repast Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left and dated “1867'

Painting: 30” x 25”
Frame: 38 ½” x 30”

Woollett was a painter of rural scenes, especially with horses and other farmyard animals. His style and subject matter is closely related to that of John Frederick Herring, both Snr and Jnr. Although he was a prolific painter, there is little biographical information available on ...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1837 VR item #1373647 (stock #10902)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,500
Fine English Regency Sofa Table in mahogany with satinwood and ebony string inlay and hare wood banding; having drop leaves, two working and two false drawers and raised on down swept legs ending in brass castors Circa 1800-1820

Height: 27-3/4 in (70.5 cm); Width when closed: 36-3/4 in (93.3 cm); Width when open: 58-1/4 in (148 cm); Depth: 27-1/4 in (69.2 cm)

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1970 item #1023512 (stock #9062)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
Priced as Marked
Watercolors

by Jean Émile Milo (Pseudonym of Émile Marcel Jen Ghislain Van Gindertael)

Watercolor and Gouache on paper, signed and dated:(19)65

Paper size: 8" x 5.5"
Mat size:11.5" x 8.5"
Unframed

Painter, post-cubist, abstract artist Milo was the younger brother of Roger Van Gindertael, who was an artist before becoming an historian and art critic. He was a student at the Académie de Saint-Josse-ten-Noode, and of Constant Montald at the Académie des Beaux-Arts of Br...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1900 item #1153002 (stock #6297)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$550
Antique Continental Demilune carved and gilt wood wall bracket. Late 19th century.

Height: 11”
Width:12”

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1920 item #1302113 (stock #10663)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,150
Manuel Robbe (French, 1872-1936)

Nocturne (ou Le Flirt)
[Merrill Chase, no. 63]*

Aquatint with etching in colors, circa 1906, on wove paper, signed in pencil in the image lower left. From the edition of about 100, with minor staining in the margins, not examined out of the frame.

Image Size: 13.5" x 17.5"
Frame Size: 24" x 27.5"

Robbe was a painter of genre scenes, a watercolorist, p...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Interior : Pre 1800 item #1234770 (stock #10481)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,350
Large Georgian Pierced Brass Fire Fender, having a bowed front, urn and “Prince of Wales” feather design and fine "bright-cut" engraving. English, Circa 1750. Please note that each end has been extended by 4" to fit a larger fireplace.

Length: 60" Depth at Center: 12"

These early brass fenders are typically very heavy and carefully made. They had little functional use but were strictly for adornment.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1120093 (stock #10181)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$950
Daniel Charles Grose (Canadian/American c.1838-1890)

Spring River Landscape with Mountains

Oil on artist board, unsigned

Painting Size: 7” x 5.5”
Frame Size: 16” x 12”

Little is known of landscape painter D.C. Grose’s early years with any accuracy. He is known to have been working and living in Canada in the 1860’s by his dated paintings showing scenes in Quebec. Many of his paintings are held in Canadian museums and he exhibited extensively i...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1900 item #1202697 (stock #8700)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$975
European School, circa 1860.

Herder with Son playing a flute

Oil on canvas.

Painting size: 16.25” x 12.25”
Frame size: 26” x 20”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1360765 (stock #6769)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$550
Antique English Tea Caddy in mahogany with ebony and satinwood stringing; rectangular with hinged lid opening to two lidded compartments. Circa 1820-40. (Slight warp to lid.)

Height: 4.25”
Length: 9”
Depth: 4.25”

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 : Furniture : English : Victorian : Pre 1900 item #1359733 (stock #10838)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,650
Unusual Victorian Black Lacquer Drinks Table, having a reticulated papier mache top (now enclosed) with a polychromed scene of a fantastic landscape on a gilt decorated tripod stand with a turned pillar, scrolled legs and a plinth base supported by ball feet. English, circa 1860-70.

h:24 w:18 in.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1125045 (stock #2917)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
Theodore Fort (French, 1810-1896)

Horse and Stable

Watercolor on paper, signed lower left.

Sight size: 5.5” x 9”
Frame size: 14.5” x 18”

Fort was a watercolor artist who specialized in military subjects and horses at work. He made his debut in the Paris Salon of 1842.and he is represented in the Louviers Museum, the Mulhouse Museum and at Pontoise.

Source:
Benezit, E. Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1900 item #1228034 (stock #10439)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,450
Friedrich Ernst Morgenstern (German, 1853-1919)

Inlet with Lighthouse

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left and dated “1895”

Painting Size: 11” x 16”
Frame Size: 20.5 ” x 25.5”

Primarily a landscape and marine artist, Friedrich Ernst Morgenstern was born in Frankfurt in 1853, the son of the landscape painter Carl Morgenstern, with whom he studied. In 1872 Morgenstern went to Paris in order to take painting classes there. The artist returned to Frankf...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1367977 (stock #10864)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Bentwood Hat and Coat Rack (or Hall Tree) by the Thonet Furniture Company, in beechwood with original finish. Stamped "THONET" ,(Missing two hat racks)

Circa 1910

80” H x 22 ½”W x 22 ½”D

Michael Thonet (1796-1871) began making his iconic bentwood furniture when he discovered how to bend light, strong wood into graceful shapes using hot steam. In 1849, he opened his own shop with four of his sons and garnered numerous prizes for his designs. In 1853, Thonet transfer...