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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...

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...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1837 VR item #1215877 (stock #10382)
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Frederick Calvert (British 1785-1845)

Squally Day off the Coast with Lighthouse and Unloading the Fishing Boats

Oils-on-canvas, one signed lower left

Painting Size: 10" x 14"
Frame Size: 16.5" x 20.5"

Born in Cork, Calvert first exhibited at the Dublin Society of Artists and the Hibernian Society in 1815...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1189391 (stock #8470)
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William F. Walter (American, 1904-1977)

Bridge in Washington

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 20” x 24” Frame size: 27.75” x 31.5”

A Washington, DC native, Walter was a respected designer, cartoonist, teacher and painter during his lifetime. After completing his studies at the Corcoran School of Art, he continued his training under the instruction of Charles Hawthorne, W. Lester Stevens, Richard Meryman and B...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #11921 (stock #6324)
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Street Scene in Naples

Oscar Ricciardi (Italian, 1864-1935)
Oil-on-panel, signed

Ricciardi began his studies under painter, Bernardo Celentano, and was also influenced by the "lively" style of Domenico Morelli. He initially painted similar "lively genre scenes" but later changed to painting landscapes and coastal seascapes, which were guaranteed to meet with more commercial success...

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.
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All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #118659 (stock #7555)
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Portrait of a Maryland Gentleman

Attributed to Oliver Tarbell Eddy
(American, 1799-1868)

Oil on panel, early 19th Century.

At age 15, under the instruction of his father, Eddy began his artistic education as an engraver. Ultimately, however, it was as a portrait painter that he earned his living and garnered the most acclaim...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #562130 (stock #9215)
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Jean-Francois Theodore Gechter
(French, 1796-1844)

Greyhound on a Rocky Outcropping

Bronze sculpture with a dark brown patina, signed.

Provenance: from the Estate of Virgil McMahan

Height: 11.25”
Length: 13”

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...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #36974 (stock #7446)
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Horse and Trainer at a Jump

Oil-on-canvas, signed. There is a smaller version of this painting illustrated in ...British Equestrian Artists on pg. 186.

Provenance: The Jockey Club, Washington, D.C.

Davis' inclination toward his subject matter was an inevitable result of having been born to a family defined by fox-hunting. Davis' father was the huntsman to George III private harriers...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1950 item #166349 (stock #8170)
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The Archway, Cairo

Leonid Gechtoff (American, 1883-1941)

Oil on masonite, signed and dated: (19)40 and titled, signed and dated on the reverse.

A Russina/American, Gechtoff painted in the American southwest and had a close affiliation with the state of Pennsylvania. His technique involved very heavy impasto, and his subjects were typically landscapes and desert scenes.

Painting size: 23.25” x 29.25”
Frame size: 29.5” x 35.5”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1837 VR item #9984 (stock #6805)
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"Covenanters' Marriage"
Oil-on-canvas, signed.
"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...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1910 item #942779 (stock #9978)
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A. Raphael Beck (American, 1858-1947)

Knitting by the Shore

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1906”...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1940 item #127320 (stock #7925)
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New England Harbor

Walter Whitcomb Thompson
(American, 1881-1948)

Oil on canvas, signed lower left and titled and signed on the reverse.

Co-founder and director of the Beaufort (SC) Art Colony, Thompson also maintained his northern roots throughout his life. He was educated at the University of Florida and New School of Design. His artistic instruction continued under WT Robinson, CW Reed, V George and J. Enneking...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #356535 (stock #7631)
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Rocky Shoreline with Sailboat

Julia Titsworth (American, 1878-1941)

Oil on canvas-board, signed.

Born in Westfield, MA, Titsworth studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and under R. Collins in Paris. Upon completion of her training, she returned to her east coast roots living in NYC through the 1920s...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #265988 (stock #8312)
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"V. di Napoli dal Carmine"

by Giuseppe Gustavo Scoppa (Italian, born 1856)

Gouache on paper laid to linen, signed lower left and titled lower center.

Giuseppe was born in Naples, the son of the painter Raimondo Scoppa. After study with his father, he attended the Naples Academy. While best known for his views of Italian cities, such as this, he also painted animals, landscapes and marine scenes.

ptg:20" x 28.5"
frame: 25.25" x 34"

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #13239 (stock #6511)
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After the Bath

Louis Joseph Taymans (Belgian, 1826-1877)
Oil-on-panel, signed

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"

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. Huber is listed in Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, et Graveurs by Bénézit and Popular 19th Cent...

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. Two of his watercolors were included in a 1982 exhibit at the Corcoran Gallery of Art entitled, “Washington on the Potomac”.

Harkness is listed in The Artists of Washington, D...