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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 : 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 1900 item #1148262 (stock #8205)
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Man and Resting Dogs

Theodore Gerard (Belgian, 1829-1895)

Oil on canvas, signed.

Born into a family of painters, Gerard studied under Canneel and Vanderplaesten at the Academy of Fine Art in Gent. After first producing copies of Old Master paintings for Paul Flit, he moved to Brussels where he undertook similar work for Plaspera.

His travels throughout in Germany, northern Switzerland and Austria greatly influenced his work...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1304881 (stock #10662)
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Edmond Darch Lewis (American, 1835-1910)

Schooner off the Atlantic Coast

Watercolor on paper, signed lower left and dated “1896”

Sight Size:13" x 26"
Frame Size: 23.25" x 36"

Lewis was born and died and Philadelphia where he studied with Paul Weber from about 1850-55. According to Peter Falk ("Who Was Who in American Art"), “he was one of the most popular landscape painters of Philadelphia during the late 19th century...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1910 item #913120 (stock #9070)
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George M. Hathaway (American, 1852-1903) Sailing into Harbor

Oil on board, signed.

Painting size: 6” x 10.25”
Frame size: 8.5” x 12.75”

Hathaway specialized in small-scale paintings of New England coastal scenes. Today his work can be found in the Kendall Whaling Museum, and the Peabody Museum, both in Massachusetts, as well as the Mariner’s Museum in Newport News, Virginia.

Source:

Falk, Peter Hastings. Who Was Who in American Art...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #921837 (stock #9898)
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Joseph Míchel-Ange Pollet (French, 1814-1870)

Une Heure de la Nuit

Bronze with good mid-brown patina.

Height: 14”

Pollet was known for creating figures and groups with a religious, historical, classical or allegorical bent. His themes included The Night, The Dawn, Star of Evening and Bacchante. While in Rome he was a student of Villareale, Thorvaldsen and Tenerani. Eventually, he also worked in Paris and Brussels...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #88547 (stock #7665)
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Chevalier with Dog

Johann Hamza (Austrian, 1850-1927)

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

A student at the Academy of Fine Art of Vienna, Hamza studied under Edward von Engerth. A highly skilled and technically gifted painter, he favored genre scenes set in a Rococo environment. In particular, he was known for his depictions of chevaliers and royalty. He exhibited in Vienna, Dresden, Munich and London where he won a gold medal in 1891...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #504625 (stock #8994)
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Milton H. Lowell (American, 1848-1927)

The Old Homestead

Oil on canvas, signed.

A primarily self-taught artist, Lowell received some training from R.M. Yardley in Boston. He favored New England landscapes and was a member of the New Rochelle Art Alliance. Lowell is listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Falk.

Painting size: 10.5” x 14”
Frame size: 17.5” x 21.5”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #426043 (stock #8804)
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Ernest Sherman Pease (American, b. 1846)

Portrait of a Dog

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1882” and retaining its original frame.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, Pease was the son of a respected engraver. He worked in both oils and watercolors and was best known for his paintings of animals and birds. He exhibited at the National Academy of Design from 1874-1886...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #592565 (stock #9277)
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John Lewis Brown (French, 1829-1890)

Horsemen and Hounds on Beach

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 20” x 24”
Frame: 29” x 32.75”

John Lewis Brown was a descendant of an old Scots family who emigrated first to Denmark, then to Bordeaux in the 18th century. He was primarily self taught as an artist, painting copies of works in museums, most particularly the paintings of Delecroix...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #53282 (stock #6718)
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White Persian Kitten and Mother

Karl Kahler (Austrian, born 1855)

Oil-on-canvas laid down, signed.

Karl Kahler, a genre painter was born 1855 at Linz. His debut as an artist was in 1880 at Berlin. He exhibited at Dresden, Munich, and Vienna. He traveled frequently, especially to Australia. He is listed in Benezit's Dictionnaire des Peintres.

Painting: 29.25" x 24"
Frame: 34.75" x 29.25"

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #738598 (stock #9667)
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Portrait of a Young Woman from Snow Hill, Maryland

Manuel Joachim de Franca (American, 1808-1865)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated 1858.

Provenance: Given to Judge and Mrs. Thomas Johnson, ca. 1900, by the granddaughter of the sitter, then by descent to Catherine Eaton.

Painting, Oval: 24” x 20”
Frame: 33” x 29”

Portrait painter Manuel Joachim de Franca was active in Philadelphia from 1830 to 1842, then in St. Louis, Missouri from 1844 on...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #97772 (stock #7635)
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Paris Street Scene

Ripley O. Anthony
(American, 19th/20th Century)

Oil on panel, signed and located “Paris, (18)84”.

Assumed to be R.O. Anthony for whom the Boston Art Club held an exhibition in 1900.

Anthony is listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Falk.

Painting size: 10” x 13.5”
Frame size: 16” x 19.5”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #592418 (stock #9335)
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J.W. Hillyard (English, fl. 1833-1861)

Taking the Fence

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 19.75” x 23.75”
Frame size: 28.5” x 32.5”

A London painter, J...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1920 item #474509 (stock #8993)
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Gustav Adolph Wiegand (American,1870-1957)

Haying Time

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 12” x 20”
Frame size: 21.75” x 29.75”

German born and European educated, Wiegand embraced the United States as his home by the time he became a professional painter.

Wiegand studied at the Royal Academy of Dresden under Eugene Bracht. When he arrived in the United States, he apprenticed to William Chase to complete his training.

He was an active member of the ...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1910 item #958133 (stock #9980)
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Walter Paris (American, 1842-1906)

On the Flats, Washington, DC

Watercolor on paper, signed. Title was on the old backing board.

Painting size: 6” x 10.75”
Frame size: 14.5” x 19”

Walter Paris was born in London and studied architecture at the Royal Academy. By 1872, he moved to the United States and painted in Colorado Springs, New York City and Washington, D.C., specializing in watercolor. In this work, Paris’ early training as an architect is eviden...

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1990 item #304330 (stock #8387)
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Long Eared Owl on a Branch

Raymond C. Watson ( b. 1935)

Gouache on gray paper, signed with antique gilt frame (minor abrasions).

Provenance: The Philip Desind Collection

Sight size: 28” x 17.75”
Frame size: 43” x 32.5”

All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1910 item #97778 (stock #7660)
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Great Falls of the Potomac

William Triplett Davis
(American, 19th/20th Century)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated “1908”.

Provenance: from the Estate of Virgil McMahan.

Illustrated: The Artists of Washington, DC 1796-1996 by McMahan, page 57.

A “native son” of Washington, DC, Davis was born and educated in the city before establishing his professional career. Beginning with his education, he studied both at the Corcoran School of Art and under the tute...