Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Paintings and Accessories
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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 #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 : Pre 1900 item #963912 (stock #9910)
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Etienne Prosper Berne-Bellecour
(French, 1838-1910)

Officer Consulting the Map

Oil on panel, signed and dated: “1896”.

Sight size: 18” x 14”
Frame size: 27” x 22.75”

Berne-Bellecour was trained as an artist at the École des Beaux-Arts under Picot and F. Barrias. In addition, he studied under his father, Etienne Berne-Bellecour, Gerome, and Edouard Detaille...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1132403 (stock #5954)
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Orientalist School, mid 19th century.

Kiosk of Trajan, Philae, Egypt

Oil on canvas, laid down.

Painting size: 24” x 18”
Frame size: 31” x 25”

In the 19th century, Westerners were fascinated with the Orient. Tired of the industrial revolution and the confines of Victorian morality, people looked to the near and middle east as lands of mystery and sensuality...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1940 item #30940 (stock #6099)
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Dancers

Gertrude Colburn (American, d. 1968)

Bronze group with Gorham foundry mark.

Colburn became the first teacher of dancing at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore in 1916. In the first year, the number of students in the program was twelve. By the time of her retirement in 1931, that number had grown to 750.

Colburn’s retirement from her first career was early and unexpected...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #380799 (stock #8208)
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Outside St. Mark’s, Venice

Douglas Arthur Teed (American, 1863-1929)

Oil on canvas, signed, located: “Venice” and dated: “1875”.

Born in Utica, NY, Teed received his artistic training in London, Paris and Rome. He returned to the United States to live, residing at different times in Scranton, PA and Detroit, MI. He exhibited at the Boston Art Club, 1896; International Exposition in Rome, 1911; and Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art Annual Exhibition of 1912...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1119143 (stock #10176)
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Bunny Connell (American, 20th Century)

Out of the Air

Bronze, signed, dated: “(19)86”and numbered “18/20.”

13.5” x 14.5” x 17.5”tall

Bunny Connell, Wyoming sculptor, looks almost exclusively to the animal world for her inspiration. Living on the family horse and cattle ranch in the foothills of the Big Horn Mountains, she is surrounded by her subject matter, both wild and domestic...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #807892 (stock #8272)
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Summer Landscape

Margaret C. Baxter (American, d. 1948)

Oil on artist board, signed.

Baxter was active in Washington, DC from 1929 until her death. She was a member and exhibitor with the Arts Club of Washington.

Baxter is listed in "Who Was Who in American Art" by Falk and "The Artists of Washington. DC 1796-1996" by McMahan.

Painting size: 10” x 16”
Frame size: 17” x 23”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #942788 (stock #8610)
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Theodora Aulmann (American, 1882-1960)

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...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #30942 (stock #7237)
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Dutch Village with Children on a Frozen Canal
Oil-on-canvas,
signed "A. Schelfhout" lower right.
Schelfhout was a painter of animals, animated landscapes, seascapes. He also painted in watercolor and worked as a designer. His father worked as a frame maker at the Hague. Schelfhout was a student of J. Brekenheimer and also studied in the academies in Brussels and Amsterdam. He came to be known as one of the three great landscape artists of Holland, along with B.C...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #899878 (stock #9808)
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Dominique Louis Papety (French, 1815-1849)

Boaters on a Park Lake

Watercolor and gouache, signed.

Painting size: 5” x 6.5”
Frame size: 12” x 13.75”

Born in Marseille, France, Papety was a watercolorist and genre painter who specialized in religous compositions and historical scenes. In 1836, at the age of 21, he won the Grand Prix de Rome. Afterwards he came under the tutelage of Ingres, who believed Papety to be a truly talented artist...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #448186 (stock #8891 )
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Lambert Alexandre Léonard (French, 1831-1877)

Partridge with Worm

Height: 10.5”
Width: 6.5”

A lifelong Parisian, Léonard studied under Jacquot, Rouillard and Barye specializing in Animalier sculpture. He exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1851-1873...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #374791 (stock #8422)
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Lake Tupper

George Laurence Nelson (American, 1887-1978)

Oil on board. Found in one of his sketchbooks.

A multitalented artist, Nelson was a skilled painter, lithographer and art conservator who was best known for his portraits and murals. He also taught art beginning at the age of 28 and continuing throughout his life.

Nelson began his own training at the Buffalo Art Students League before moving to New York City and continuing at the Art Students League there...

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".

Painting Size: 39” x 31”
Frame Size: 43.5 ” x 35.5”

Swingler was a London painter of still-life, flowers, fruit and fish who exhibited from 1886-1909 at The Royal Academy, The Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street, The Royal Society of Artists, Birmingham, the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool and The Manchester Art Galle...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1162163 (stock #10269)
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Georges Serre (French 1889-1956)

Female Torso

Ceramic Sculpture with a sandstone finish mounted on a polished slate base, signed with an impressed monogram and retaining a shipping label on the bottom of the base(minor chips to base).

Height of Torso: 12”
Height with Base: 14.5”

Serre was a French ceramicist who worked at Sevres Porcelain Plant from 1903 to 1914. He traveled to Vietnam in 1916 to study chinese and khmer ceramics. He taught at Ecole des Arts...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #305754 (stock #8366)
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Retriever and Rabbit James William Cole (English, fl. 1849-1867)

Oil on artist board, signed lower right and titled on the reverse.

A London painter, Cole exhibited extensively at the Royal Academy; British Institution and Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street. He was best known for his paintings of horses and dogs. Cole is listed in the Dictionary of British Art, Vol. IV, Victorian Painters by Wood.

Painting size: 10.5” x 11.75”
Frame size: 18.25” x 20” ...

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. Diez.

Having completed his ...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #321242 (stock #8440)
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Rising Moon and Evening Mist

Alexander Schilling (American, 1859-1937)

Oil on panel, signed and retaining paper gallery label on reverse from Montross Gallery, New York City.

An important tonalist painter, Schilling began his training under G.S. Collis and H.A. Elkins. In the early 1880s, Schilling and fellow artist, John Vanderpoel, organized instructional, painting tours. Traveling to Muskoka Lakes in Ontario and Junita and Lebanon Valley in PA, the artists conducted outdoor...