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 : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #662747 (stock #9208)
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Marie Louise Hoover (née Rochon)
(American, 1898-1976)

Entrance to the Estate

Oil on board, signed.

Painting size: 14” x 17.75”
Frame: 20.75” x 24.5”

Washington DC native Marie Louise Hoover (née Rochon) studied at the Corcoran School of Art. By 1920 she and her husband, Charles Hoover, moved to New York where they established a graphic art studio...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1175032 (stock #7486)
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Bather by Moonlight

Louis Frederick Berneker (American, 1872-1937)

Oil-on-artist board, signed lower center.

Painting: 16" x 11.5"
Frame: 22.5" x 18"

Berneker was a painter, etcher, and teacher in New York City and Gloucester, MA.. He painted landscapes, harbors and figures. He studied at the St. Louis School of Fine Arts and with J.P. Laurens at the Académie Julien in Paris (1903-04)...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1910 item #756305 (stock #9705)
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Chiesa Santa Maria Della Salute

Oil on canvas, signed lower left and entitled on reverse.
Painting size: 24” x 18”
Frame size: 31” x 25”

American painter C. Myron Clark specialized in marine subjects and, like so many other artists, was drawn to Venice with its ongoing atmospheric shifts in the sky and sea. This work shows the church of Santa Maria della Salute, one of the city’s landmarks, at the end of the day...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #580315 (stock #9229)
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David Cleeland (American, 19th/20th century)

Robert E. Lee: after the photograph by Matthew Brady

Oil on canvas, with a paper label on the reverse reading: “Oil by David Cleeland of New York”.

Painting size: 40.25” x 32.5”
Frame size: 45.25” x 37.5”

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

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #12298 (stock #6742)
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The Bath to Bristol Coach
Oil-on-canvas, signed.
Provenance: Frost & Reed, Ltd., London.
Charles Waller Shayer was a painter of landscapes and sporting scenes. He was the son of William Shayer senior (artist) and brother to Henry Thring Shayer (artist). With his brother Henry he studied and worked in his father's studio. After the death of his father he moved with Henry to Wadsworth where he outlived him by fifty years...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #371116 (stock #7359)
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Soldiers Outside a Town

William Velten (Russian, 1847-1929)

Oil on panel, signed and located: “Munchen”.

Born in St. Petersburg, Russia on June 21, Velten “adopted” Germany as his homeland at the age of 23.

He studied for two years at the Academy of St. Petersburg from 1867-1869 before emigrating to Germany. Upon his arrival in Germany, he studied for an additional year at the Academy of Munich under the tutelage of the renown W...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #107979 (stock #7886)
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Venice

William H. Jobbins (British, fl. 1872-1886)

Oil on canvas, signed and located: “Venice/(18)80” and retaining a paper gallery label on the reverse.

Provenance: Frost & Reed, London.

Jobbins was born in Nottingham, England, in 1836. He became a landscape painter in the best English School tradition. In 1872, he began exhibiting at both the Royal Academy and the New Watercolours Academy. His paintings shown at the Royal Academy featured scenes from Venice...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1980 item #418207 (stock #8902)
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Biblical Fire

byLeonardo Nierman (Mexican, b. 1932)

Oil on masonite, signed lower left and titled on reverse.

Please note:This item is not currently on view in our gallery. If you would like to see it, please call at least 48 hours in advance.

While Nierman showed a great interest in art from a young age, his university degree was in Physics and Mathematics...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1064307 (stock #10127)
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John Frank Swingler (British c.1850-1910)

Tabletop Still Life with Fruit and Chinese Vase

Oil on canvas, signed, and dated: "1888"...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1171816 (stock #7240)
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Harry Watson (British, 1871-1936)

Impressionist Beach Scene

Oil on canvas, with estate stamp on reverse of canvas.

Painting: 18” x 24”
Frame: 21.5” x 27.5”

Watson was a landscape and figure painter who worked in both oils and watercolors. He was educated in Scarborough, England and Winnipeg, Canada and received a scholarship from the Royal College of Art (1889-94)...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #980928 (stock #10003)
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Alexander Clayton (American, b. 1906)

View of the Chesapeake

Oil on panel, signed

Painting size: 18" x 24"
Frame size: 29.5" x 23.5"

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Born in 1906 in Chevy Chase, Maryland, Clayton studied with R.S. Maryman, Karl Knaths and Burtis Baker...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1117528 (stock #10174)
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Joseph Victor Chemin (Fr., 1825-1901)

Le Vainqueur

Bronze mounted on a rouge marble base, signed.

10.5” x 10” x 3.75 base

*Please note that the color of the bronze is much darker than it appears in these photographs.

Chemin was born in Paris, France on August 25th 1825. and was one of Antoine Louis Barye’s successful students.  He first exhibited at the Salon of 1851.  Chemin exhibited regularly at the Salon from the years 1857 until 1894...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #10152 (stock #7164)
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"Picking Flowers"
Oil-on-canvas, signed and located "Paris" lower right.
Original gilt frame

Painting: 28.5" x 21"
Frame: 41" x 34"

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #85690 (stock #7734)
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The Cardplayers

John Reid (Irish, b.1832)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1856”.

Painting Size: 14” x 20”
Frame Size: 18” x 24”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1910 item #594867 (stock #9243)
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Louis Étienne Timmermans (French, 1846-1910)

The Seine by Moonlight

Oil on panel, signed and dated: “1903”

Painting size: 15” x 18”
Frame: 24” x 26.5”

Born in Brussels of French parents, Timmermans was a student at l’Académie de Bruxelles and l’École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He exhibited at the Salon from 1904 on. He was known for his landscapes and especially for his marine scenes around Brittany and Normandy as well as the quais of the Seine. Timmerman...

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”. In classical times when the Muses were assigned specific associations with the arts, ...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1930 item #87654 (stock #7730)
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Scene in Woodstock, NY

Arlington Nelson Lindenmuth (American, b.1867)

Oil on canvas, signed lower right and located on stretcher on reverse.

Lindenmuth traded-in a successful career in commercial photography to devote himself to painting full time. Although he was self taught, he eventually attained sufficient acclaim to be invited to join the prestigious Salamagundi Club of New York.

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

Painting size: 16” ...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1169196 (stock #7888)
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Autumn - A Scene in South Wales

Wellesley Cottrell (British, fl. 1882-1913)

Oil on canvas, signed and located & signed on the reverse.

A resident of Birmingham, England and Glen Conway, Wales, Cottrell exhibited extensively throughout Great Britain. His works were shown at the Royal Society of Artists, Birmingham; Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool; Royal Academy; New Gallery and Royal Cambrian Academy.

Cottrell is listed in Dictionary of British Art, Vol. IV: Victorian Pain...