Barnyard Fowl, A Pair of Paintings
A pair of oils on panel, both signed and both located Paris on the reverse.
Paintings size: 5” x 8”
Frames: 9.75” x 12.75”
William Baptiste Baird was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1847. As an adult he lived in Paris and studied under Adolphe Yvan. From1872 through 1899 he exhibited extensively at the Salon des Artistes Français in Paris...
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...
Extensive Woodland Landscape with Stream
Oil on canvas, signed.
Painting size: 20.25” x 26”
Frame size: 31.25” x 47.25”
Decker received his art training from R. Swain Gifford. His first important recognition occurred when he was thirty-six when the the National Academy of Design exhibited one of his paintings. That same year, the Brooklyn Art Association also exhibited one of his works...
Burning Ghat, Benares, India
Oil on canvas, laid down, signed with conjoined intials “ECC” lower left; signed and titled on reverse.
Provenance: from the Estate of Dr. Clark S. Marlor acquired from the Artist, Charlottesville, VA.
Painting Size: 6.5”x 8.5”
Frame size: 13.5” x 15.75”
Eliot Candee Clark was a painter, teacher, lecturer and writer...
"Covenanter" was a term which applied, during the 16th and 17th centuries, to the Scottish Presbyterians who banded together in a series of agreements, or covenants...
John Reid (Irish, b.1832)
Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1856”.
Painting Size: 14” x 20”
Frame Size: 18” x 24”
View of a City through the Trees
Oil on canvas, signed.
Painting size: 26” x 35.5”
Frame size: 31” x 40”
Born in Alton, Illinois, Aulmann studied at the Cumming School of Art in Des Moines. Later, she moved to Los Angeles where she would remain until her death. She was a member of the California Art Club and Women Painters of the West. She exhibited at the Pasadena Art Institute in 1928 and 1930...
Charles Lanman (American, 1819-1895)
Oil on paper laid-down, signed.
Lanman is listed in The Artists of Washington, DC 1796-1996 by McMahan.
Painting size: 11” x 15”
Frame size: 16” x 20”
Interior with Figures
Oil on Canvas, signed and dated: "1878"
Painting: 18" x 14"
Frame: 25.5" x 21"
Pasmore is listed in The Dictionary of Victorian Painters by Wood.
Collin Graeme Roe is thought to be the son of Robert Henry Roe and the brother of Frederick Roe. He specialized in gun-dogs and shooting scenes as well as hunters in stables...
Greyhound on a Rocky Outcropping
Bronze sculpture with a dark brown patina, signed.
Provenance: from the Estate of Virgil McMahan
A lifelong Parisian, Gechter studied under Bosio and Gros. He exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français from 1827-1844. At the age of 41, he was made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour...
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”
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...
Near Godalming, Surrey
Oil on canvas, signed and dated ‘1897’
Painting size: 30” x 20”
Frame: 39” x 29”
Benjamin Williams Leader was born in Worcester on March 12, 1831. He was the son of E. Leader Williams. He reversed his second and his surname to distinguish himself from the Williams family of artists. Leader was a leading painter of landscapes and coastal scenes in oil...
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Oil on Canvas, signed lower left and dated "1902
With the address of “SH Hunter, Esq., 99 Belgravia Sq., London” on a tag tied to the basket.
Painting: 30" x 50"
Frame: 40" x 59.5"
James Bucknell Russell was the son of John Russell and his second wife Isabella Craigen and followed in his fathers footsteps as a carver and painter of fish and game...
Louis Joseph Taymans (Belgian, 1826-1877)
Painter born in Brussels on October 18, 1826, died at Ixelles July 16, 1877. He best known for his genre scenes of everyday life and portraits. He painted an image of Saint Denis for the church of Gheluwe.
He is listed in Benezit, Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs
Painting size: 16.5" x 12.75"
Frame size: 24" x 20.5"
Brunel de Neuville was a painter who specialized in painting scenes with animals, flowers and fruit. He exhibited his paintings in Paris, at the Salon des Artistes Français beginning in 1879...
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. Louis Expo, th...