Hills and Coming Rain
Oil on board, signed and dated "1964" lower left and signed, titled and located on the reverse "Greenleaves Petworth, Sussex".
Painting: 14” x 30”
Frame: 17 ¼” x 33 ¼’
John Hitchens was born in 1940 in Hove, Sussex. He studied at Bedales School, Petersfield and Bath Academy of Art,Corsham. His work initially focused primarily on the patterns of landscapes, but in r...
(includes the stand)
Saucer Diameter: 5.33"
Samuel was the son of Thomas Taylor and started his apprenticeship with John Newton in 1737. His first marks was entered in 1744. Like his master, whose business he probably succeeded to, since Newton was finally in Maiden Lane, Taylor was a specialist in tea-caddies and sug...
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Farm in Winter
Oil on artist board, signed lower right.
Painting: 17” x 22”
Frame: 22.25” x 27.25”
Although Court traveled the globe painting in the Antarctic, Canadian Rockies, Norway and Ireland, he remains best known for winter landscapes of New England and shore scenes of Monhegan Island, Maine. He spent summers on Monhegan Island beginning in 1925 and eventually built a studio there in 1958 Court studied at ...
Portrait of a Young Woman with Kashmir Shawl
Oil on canvas.
Painting size: 30” x 25”
Frame size: 35” x 30”
Circle of Richard Wilson (English 1713-1782)
Oils on canvas
Paintings: 10.5" x 9.75"
Frames: 14.75" x 13.75"
A master of British 18th C. landscape painting, Wilson was first trained as a portrait painter in London. After spending time in Italy in the 1750's and studying the works of Claude Gellee, he developed a type of classical landscape that he brought with him back to England. He often referred to the drawings he did in Italy in later year...
Studio Antiques has found the original engraved copper printing plate of the “Capitol at Washington” done by Max Franke in 1892. We are offering a limited edition re-strike engraving of this print, handpulled from the original plate by master printmaker Roger Bailey. It will be limited to a numbered edition of only 350 and will not be republished. Each print comes with a “Certificate of Authenticity”
Lost for over a century, the...
Length 19", Depth 15"
*See Crossman, The ChinaTrade, color plate 96 (page 248) for another example.
Height: 38” (closed)
Height: 59.75” (open)
The Day’s Bag
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right
Painting: 12” x 16”
Frame: 15” x 19”
The record of Benson’s work shows almost exclusively hunting dogs as his subjects. Typical of many mid 19th century paintings, this work shows two spaniels guarding the day’s kill while patiently waiting the return of their master.
Oil on Canvas, signed l.r. and signed and titled on the reverse.
Paintiing: 30" x 36"
Frame: 38" x 44"
EUGENE DUNLAP was a resident of Pasadena, CA., and is best known for landscapes & coastal scenes of Southern California. He was born in Los Angeles, California on October 22, 1916. Dunlap grew up in Los Angeles and began painting at age eight. He studied locally with Ja...
The Yacht Race
Ink and wash on paper, signed and dated: “(18)87” lower right.
Sight size: 12” x 18.5”
Mat Size: 19.75” x 25.75”
“Capt. J. Friedrich Seeth was a noted marine artist and captain of famous clipper ships and lived in East Avenue, New Canaan, for a number of years.”
Obituary of his daughter, Mrs. Dorothea Seeth Nichols, September 6, 1934, New Canaan Advertiser
(previously priced at $975)
Provenance: Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA
California Condors, Morro Bay
Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1893”.
Painting size: 21.5” x 29.5”
Frame size: 30.25” x 38.75”
Koppen was born in Brake, Germany and died in Nymphenbourg. He was known for his paintings of marine and historical scenes, as well as portraits.
He is listed in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, et Graveurs by Bénézit.
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...