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All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #521612 (stock #9074)
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John Milne Donald (Scottish, 1819-1866)

Landscape with Stream

Oil on panel.

Painting size: 6” x 9”
Frame size: 14.75” x 17.75”

Donald first trained as an artist by serving as an apprentice to a painter of horse portraits in Glasgow. At the age of 21, he visited Paris and further refined his skills by copying paintings in the Louvre. When he returned to Great Britain, he settled in London where he worked for several years restoring paintings...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #262592 (stock #8273)
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Portrait of a Gentleman

Henry Bebie (American, 1798-1888)

Oil on panel, signed lower left

Provenance: from the estate of Betty Washington Whiting, a direct descendant of Betty and Martha Washington

Born Hans Heinrich, Bebie anglicised his name upon emigrating from his native Switzerland. He first arrived in Richmond, VA and resided for a short time in the western part of that state. By 1844, he had settled in Baltimore, MD and begun accepting portrait commissions...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #336006 (stock #8546)
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Pastoral Landscape with a Young Girl and Her Dog

James Curnock (British, 1812-1870)

Oil on canvas, signed.

A resident of Bristol, Curnock was best known for his portraits and figure subjects. He exhibited at both the Royal Academy and the Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street. His work is held in the permanent collection of the Bristol Art Gallery.

Curnock is listed in the Dictionary of British Artists, Vol...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #37734 (stock #7468)
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"Siblings"

Oil-on-panel, signed.

Bemindt is listed in E. Bénézit's, Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs.

Painting size: 12.75" x 9.5"
Frame size: 18.5" x 15.5"

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #328887 (stock #8394)
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Yacht Race

Charles A. Harkness (American, b. 1853)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1889”.

Provenance: from the Estate of Ella Poe Burling, Washington, DC.

An architect-draftsman and painter, Harkness worked in both oils and watercolors. He was active in Washington, DC from 1872-1905...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1031826 (stock #10091)
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Alexander Brownlie Docharty (Scottish, 1862-1940)

San Giorgio from the Giudeca - Venice

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right. In original carved wood and plaster gilt frame.

Provenance: Frost and Reed

Painting Size: 7” x 10”
Frame Size: 13” x 16”

Docharty, the nephew of James Docharty was a landscape painter primarily of Scottish scenery. He studied at the Glasgow School of Art under Robert Greenlees...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1091818 (stock #6989)
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Jacob Henricus Maris (Dutch, 1837-1899)

The Stone House

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1880”.

Provenance: The Haussner Collection, Baltimore, MD.

Painting Size: 30” x 25”
Frame Size: 41.5" x 36"

Maris was the son of an etcher and engraver and brother of two artists, Matthijs and Willem. The three brothers helped form the Hague School of painters whose members were influenced by both the 17th century Dutch masters and the Barbizon School...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #14195 (stock #6947)
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Harem Girl with Tambourine
Oil-on-canvas, signed.
Joseph Bernard was born October 19, 1864 in Puy-en-Velay (upper Loire), France. He was a student of Lefebvre, Boulanger, Chapuis, and of the Beaux-Arts school in Paris, where he was awarded the Crozatier award in 1883. Bernard exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris between 1886 and 1892. He was a professor of drawing and model sculpture at the city school...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #31669 (stock #4780)
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La Baigneuse

Paul Emile Chabas (French, 1869-1937)

Oil-on-canvas, signed.

See Sothebys, New York, 19th C. European Painting Sale of October 27, 1988, for another version of this painting.

Paul-Emile Chabas was born in Nantes in 1869, and died in Paris in 1937. He was the student of Bouguereau and Robert-Fleury...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #75852 (stock #7617)
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The Rainbow, Pevera

William Joseph J.C. Bond (British, 1835-1926)

Oil-on-canvas, signed and dated: "1889", and titled, signed and dated on the reverse.

A landscape and marine painter who worked well into the 20th century, Bond is still primarily defined as a 19th century artist. Although he began his career by painting in the Pre-Raphaelite style, he later turned to a more free style and took his greatest influence from JMW Turner...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1940 item #265721 (stock #8318)
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The Matador’s Funeral

Jan Kurzke aka Hans Robert Kurzke
(German, 1905-1981)

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right.

Reknown during his lifetime as a Marxist militant and painter, Kurzke was born in Hamburg, Germany. He fled the Nazi regime in 1933 and found refuge in Spain a year later. From 1936-1937, Kurzke fought in the Spanish civil war as a volunteer of the International Brigades...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #849909 (stock #9574)
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Pastel on brown paper, signed lower left corner.

Portrait painter Frederick Rice Webster was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan and studied art at the Royal Academy in Munich. Though based in Chicago, he undertook a series of portrait commissions in Los Angeles between 1912 and 1913...

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 1910 item #913120 (stock #9070)
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All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1052841 (stock #10118)
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Julian Walbridge Rix (American 1850-1903)

Winter Sunset

Watercolor on paper, signed.

Sight Size: 10” x 12.75”
Frame Size: 19” x 22”

Known for poetic landscapes, often sunset, illuminated by atmospheric light, Julian Walbridge Rix was early in his career an active painter in California and then on the East Coast. He was born in Peacham, Vermont on December 30, 1850 and moved with his family to San Francisco in 1853.

Because of his mother's death...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #87347 (stock #7849)
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Woman in a Kimono at a Window

Endre Komáromi-Kacz (Hungarian, 1880-1969)

Oil on canvas, signed.

Komáromi-Kacz dedicated many years in pursuit of his artistic education. He began at the Academy of Budapest studying under E. Balló. He then continued his studies with S. Hollosy in Holland. Following that tutelage, he traveled throughout Holland and Belgium pursuing his own course of study. He concluded his formal studies as a “master pupil” of G. Benczúr. He eventually mar...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #1174454 (stock #10283)
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Denes De Holesch, (Hungarian/American 1910-1983)

Galloping Wild Horses

Oil on Board, signed

Painting. : 10" x 11.75"
Frame: 14.75" x 16.5"

Denes Holesch (Denes de Holesch) was born in 1910 in Besztercebanya, Hungary.  He received a formal education, concentrating on the study of art and in 1928 won a scholarship to the Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts, Budapest. During the fifty years he spent outside Hungary, he lived...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1910 item #926743 (stock #9923)
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Charles Storer (American, 1817-1907)

Orchids from Nature

Oil on canvas, signed and dated “1900”. Titled, signed, dated, inscribed on reverse: “Cattleya Reinsckiana Superblissima (White), Odonteglossum Vescilarium (Pink).”

Provenance on paper label on reverse:
Andrew Sanborn
Miss Beatrice Hathaway
Mrs. Blais

Painting size: 16” x 22”
Frame size: 26” x 32”

Charles Storer lived in both Boston, Massachusetts and Providen...