Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Paintings and Accessories
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All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #447122 (stock #C/JLP)
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Hermann Herzog
(German-American, 1832-1932)

Mid-Day Rest

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 20” x 26”
Frame size: 26.25” x 32.25”

C/JLP

Herzog was born in Breman, Germany and studied at the Düsseldorf Academy with Schirmer, Lessing, Achenbach and Gude. He developed a highly successful career in Germany counting Queen Victoria, Grand Duke Alexander of Russia and other members of royalty as his patrons...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #504621 (stock #9130)
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Nicholas Briganti (American, 1895-1989)

Gondola in Venice

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 28.5" x 40"
Frame size: 33.5" x 45"

A drawing instructor at the New Bedford Business University, Briganti was active in Massachusetts from 1893 through 1897. Venetian seascapes are a repeated theme in his work, exemplified by this sunny canvas...

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 : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #287736 (stock #8269)
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"Le colin-maillard"

Henri Jospeh Dillens (Belgian, 1812-1872)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1858”.

A skilled engraver, lithographer and painter, in oils and watercolors, Dillens was best known for his portraits, interior and genre scenes. The first in a family of artists, his younger brother and three sons followed his example into an artistic life.

He was educated at the Academy of Ghent under Maes Canini...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1047355 (stock #10105)
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Peter Edward Rudell (Am. 1854-1899)

Winter Landscape

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting Size: 16” x 24”
Frame Size: 22” x 30”

Born in Preston, Ontario in 1854, Rudell resided in New York City and was primarily a landscape painter. He studied with A.H...

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 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 : 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 : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #143917 (stock #5180)
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Officer on a White Horse

Theodore Fort (French, 19th C.)

Watercolor-on-paper, signed, Circa 1884

Provenance: Arthur Anderson, Esq. (According to the inscription on old mat), the Estate of Eugene Sussel.

Fort was a watercolor artist who made his debut in the Paris Salon of 1842 and was the son of Simon Fort. He is represented in the Louvre, the Mulhouse Museum and at Pontoise and is listed in Benezit, Dictionnaire des Peintres.

Frame size: 20.5" x 17"

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1920 item #1179558 (stock #7559)
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Eli Delburt Maybee (American, 1881-1950)

Portrait of a Dog

Oil on canvas, signed lower right.

Painting Size: 11.5” x 9” Frame Size: 17.5 ” x 15”

Eli Maybee was born April 14th, 1881 in Ontario, Canada. He immigrated with his parents in 1886 to the US and they settled in Onondaga, New York. He was winner of a Hiram Gee Fellowship in Painting in Syracuse, NY in 1911...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #457634 (stock #7713)
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Gustav Prucha signing as J. Harway
(Austrian, 1875-1952)

The Evening Carriage Ride

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 23” x 14.375”
Frame size: 29.75” x 23.25”

Prucha was born in Vienna Austria and is best known for his genre scenes. He is listed in Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler von der Antike bis zu Gegenwart by Thieme/Becker.

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #587666 (stock #8604)
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Robert M. Decker (American, 1847-1921)

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...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #149837 (stock #7794)
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Portrait of a Seated Woman in Black

Léon Joseph Florentin Bonnat
(French, 1834-1922)

Oil on canvas, signed with initials “L.B.”.

A highly respected and successful painter, Bonnat established the Musée Bonnat in his birthplace of Bayonne. This museum remains one of France’s finest provincial galleries.

Bonnat began his artistic training at the royal academy of art in Madrid at the age of 13. He continued to study in Spain until the death of his father in 1853...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #731201 (stock #9672)
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Rue au Caire

Henri Gaston Dagnac-Riviere (French, 1864-1945)

Oil on panel

Painting: 13.75” x 10.5”
Frame: 13” x 16”

Henri Gaston Dagnac-Riviere trained in Paris where made his official debut at the Salon des Artistes Français in 1885. He regularly exhibited at the Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts where he also served as a juror...

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...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1228660 (stock #10351)
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Mrs. J. Lizzie Cloud (British, flourished 1873-1880)

Young Boy With Doll and Clay Pipe

Oil on board, signed lower left and dated "1872"

Painting Size: 10.5” x 8.25”
Frame Size: 15.5 ” x 13.25”

Mrs. Cloud was a painter of domestic genre scenes and is recorded as having exhibited at the Royal Academy, Suffolk Street and other galleries in England. A title of one of her paintings was “The Connemara Postman”. Little seems to be known of her painting ...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1950 item #157507 (stock #8060)
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Moonrise

Henry Hobart Nichols, Jr. (American, 1869-1962)

Oil on canvas, signed.

A painter and illustrator, Nichols was a member of quite an artistic family. His father, brother and wife were all professional painters as well.

He had diverse training beginning with instruction from Howard Helmick. He also attended the Art Students League of Washington before heading to Europe. In Europe, he studied at both the Froebel Institute in Germany and at the Academie Julian in Fr...

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...