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Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188

 
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1125422 (stock #4012)
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Charles Thomas Bale (English, fl. 1868-1875)

Tabletop Still-Life with Fruit and Gamebird

Oil on canvas, signed lower right.

Painting Size: 16” x 20”
Frame size: 21.5” x 25.5”

Bale, a still life painter from London, flourished from 1868-1875. His works were exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1872, and at the Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #639658 (stock #9332)
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David Dalhoff Neal (American 1838-1915)
Far Away Thoughts or, The Young Scholar
Oil on canvas, signed and located: Munchen, 1873

Painting size: 14.5” x 11.75”
Frame: 27” x 24.25”

A painter of interiors, historical scenes and portraits, Neal was born in Lowell, Massachusetts in 1838 and educated at the Andover Academy...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1073181 (stock #10135)
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Theodore Victor Carl Valenkamph (American, 1868-1924)

Fishing Schooner Out of Gloucester

Oil on canvas, signed, lower right, with an exceptional carved wood and gesso gilt frame.

Painting Size: 28.5” x 36”
Frame Size: 37.5” x 44.5”

Born in Stockholm, Sweden in 1868, Valenkamph emigrated to the US and was working in Gloucester by 1899. He was a member of and exhibited at the Boston Art Club...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #108248 (stock #7872)
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Tabletop Still Life with Clock and Book

Joseph Zarutka (Hungarian, b. 1860)

Oil on panel, signed.

Zarutka was born in Hungary. However, when it was time for his to artistic training to begin, he traveled to Austria to study at the Academy of Vienna with Professor Pochwalski. Following his formal studies, he traveled throughout Europe...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #457634 (stock #7713)
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Gustav Prucha signing as J. Harway
(Austrian, 1875-1952)

The Evening Carriage Ride

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 23” x 14.375”
Frame size: 29.75” x 23.25”

Prucha was born in Vienna Austria and is best known for his genre scenes. He is listed in Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antike bis zu Gegenwart by Thieme/Becker.

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1837 VR item #131977 (stock #5563)
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Mother and Daughter

C.R. Parker (American, fl. 1826-1846)

Oil on Canvas

Painting Size: 30" x 25"
Frame Size: 39" x 34"

The public launching of Parker's career was in 1826 when his portraits of Washington, Jefferson, Lafayette and Franklin were placed in the chambers of the Louisiana State Legislature...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #592565 (stock #9277)
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John Lewis Brown (French, 1829-1890)

Horsemen and Hounds on Beach

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 20” x 24”
Frame: 29” x 32.75”

John Lewis Brown was a descendant of an old Scots family who emigrated first to Denmark, then to Bordeaux in the 18th century. He was primarily self taught as an artist, painting copies of works in museums, most particularly the paintings of Delecroix...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #505696 (stock #9075)
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Leon Charles Huber (French, 1858-1928)

Tabletop Still Life with Shellfish

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 18” x 24”
Frame size: 25.75” x 31.25”

A lifelong Parisian, Huber studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts under Dawant and Jules Grün. While he is best known for his paintings of cats, he also specialized in still life subjects...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1950 item #361363 (stock #7466)
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Blue Landscape

Arbit Blatas (American, 1908-1999)

Oil paper laid to canvas, signed.

Exhibited: Associated American Artists, New York.

Arbit Blatas was born in Lithuania of Russian parents prior to Word War I. A child prodigy in art, he began exhibiting at the age of 15. Shortly thereafter, he moved to Paris where he became the youngest member of the “School of Paris” group. He studied at both the Académie de la Grande Chaumière and Académie Julian...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #14014 (stock #5849)
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Louisa at Ten
Oil-on-canvas, signed upper right and dated (18)94, and titled on paper label on the reverse.
Portrait painter, born in Little Rock, Arkansas on October 5, 1873. A pupil of his father, E.D. Betts, Sr. and William Chase, Betts studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art and the Chicago Art Institute. He exhibited and was awarded prizes at the National Academy of Design in 1902, 1918, 1931, 1932, 1933, and 1937; the Art Institute of Chicago, the St...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #10174 (stock #7061)
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Still Life with Roses and Fruit on a Mossy Bank
Oil-on-canvas, signed and dated, "1884".
Joseph Eugene Gilbault specialized in painting still lives, flowers and fruit. He returned to Lausanne after the War of 1870. In Lausanne he took part in the Exhibition of the Swiss Society of Fine Arts in 1876. In 1878, he left Lausanne for Italy.
Listed in E...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1970 item #430214 (stock #8956)
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Toni Onley (Canadian, 1928-2004)

Silent Cove

Watercolor collage on paper, signed and with an exhibition label from the Canadian Universities Centennial Exhibition of Drawings (1967-68).

Painting size: 11” x 15”
Frame size: 22.25” x 20.25”

**Please note: This item is not currently on view in our gallery...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #83560 (stock #7760)
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Gentleman in an Interior with a Pipe

Edwin Arthur Ward (English, 1860-1933)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: "1879".

Provenance: from the Estate of Aron Gordon.

Born in Nottinghamshire, Ward studied at the Nottingham School of Art before moving to London at the age of 19. Known exclusively as a portrait painter, his period of greatest creativity was from 1883-1927. During that time, he exhibited widely...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1133267 (stock #10179)
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Pierre Eugène Emile Hébert (French, 1828-1893)

Melpomene, Muse of Tragedy

Bronze with golden patina on black slate base

Statue Size: 17” x 13.5”
Base Size: 19 ” x 7” x 2.5”
(Minor Repairs to Base)

Melpomene was one of the nine Muses. She was originally the goddess of song and her name derived from the Greek meaning “to celebrate with dance and song”...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #321220 (stock #8391)
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Woman and Donkey by a Roadside Shrine

John Gadsby Chapman (American, 1808-1889)

Oil on artist board signed with monogram and dated and located: “1870, Rome” and inscribed: “for Mrs. Bedlen Noble, NY, by John G. Chapman, Rome, 1870” on the reverse.

Chapman is listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Falk.

Painting size: 10” x 14”
Frame size: 19.5” x 23.5”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #567018 (stock #9199)
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A Scientific Discussion

by John Beaufrain Irving, Jr. (American, 1825-1877)

Oil on panel, signed.

Painting size: 15” x 11”
Frame size: 22” x 18.25”

Irving was born into a wealthy physician’s family in Charleston, SC. At 26, he traveled to Germany and settled in Düsseldorf where he undertook instruction by Emanuel Leutz. He remained there for six years during which time he sent two historical genre scenes to the National Academy in New York for exhib...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #426043 (stock #8804)
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Ernest Sherman Pease (American, b. 1846)

Portrait of a Dog

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1882” and retaining its original frame.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, Pease was the son of a respected engraver. He worked in both oils and watercolors and was best known for his paintings of animals and birds. He exhibited at the National Academy of Design from 1874-1886. Pease is listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Falk and Mantle Fielding’s Dictionary of American Pa...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #355180 (stock #8550)
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The Young Hunter

Ernest Bosch (German, 1834-1917)

Oil on canvas, signed lower left (behind frame).

Bosch was a pupil at the Academy of Dusseldorf under the instruction of K. Solm, T. Hildebrandt and Schadow. He was best known for his portrait and genre paintings. His genre paintings frequently included animals. Later in his career, he turned his focus more toward portraits of women. In addition to painting, Bosch was a skilled illustrator, etcher and lithographer. His works are...