Landscape in Normandy
Oil on canvas, retaining a partial exhibition label with title, artist and the address: “311 Fenway Studios - Boston”. Also maintaining a partial "Paris" label on the stretcher.
Painting size: 23.5” x 28.75”
Frame size: 29.5” x 34.75”
A plein aire landscape artist, Kaula began his artistic training at the Massachusetts Normal Art School...
Oil on paper, signed lower right.
Painting Size: 13” x 10”
Frame Size: 19.5” x 5.752”
Born in Honolulu, HI on March 26, 1909. Young was educated there at McKinley High School. As a teenager he opted for an art career and, following high school, he worked as a sign painter and window display artist. Although a resident of Honolulu, Young was active in California in the 1930s...
Lake Scene in Western Maryland
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right and dated “1861”
Painting Size: 8 ½”” x 16”
Frame Size: 12.5” x 20”
Thompson was a landscape, historical and portrait painter, born in Baltimore where he studied law with his father. In 1859 Thompson decided to become and artist and opened a studio in Baltimore...
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Farmyard Scene, Summer
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right
Painting: 20” x 30”
Frame: 32” x 42”
Samuel James Clark (sometimes mistakenly listed as Samuel Joseph Clark) was born 26 April 1841, the first son of animal painter James Clark and his wife Elizabeth (nee London).
Clark spent his early years learning to paint from his father and was noted as an “animal painter” on the 1861 census...
Saint Mark’s Basilica, Venice
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right
Sight Size: 7.75" x 11.5"
Frame Size: 12.75" x 17"
Tapié was an art critic, musician, sculptor, curator, theorist, and author as well as an artist. He was an influential practitioner of tachism, the European equivalent to abstract expressionism in the United States...
Jeune Fille Avec Guitare (Young Woman with Guitar), mid 19th century
Oil on artist board
Painting Size: 13.75” x 11”
Frame Size: 19.25 ” x 16”
Fishermen in the Venetian Lagoon at Daybreak
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left
Painting: 16” x 20”
Frame: 22” x 26”
There is little biographical information on Simonetti, and it has been suggested that it is a pseudonym for Gian Gianni who was one of the last of the view painters of Italy. Gianni worked mostly in watercolor and produced views of Naples and Venice for people who were making the Grand Tour...
Girl Pursued by Her Lover
Oil on paper, painted in the round, signed indistinctly.
Frame Diameter: 16”
The young girl, being pursued by her hiding lover, is a direct reference to Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s The Pursuit in his Pursuit of Love series created for Mme. du Barry in the late eighteenth century. The young girl’s outstretched arms, arabesque leg, and flowing skirts are in the same position in each painting...
"October Afternoon, Soldiers Home, Wash. D.C."
Oil on board, signed lower right and dated "1955" and titled on the reverse
Painting: 12.25" x 10.75"
Frame: 18.5" x 17"
Provenance: The Estate of a Toms River Collector
Benson Bond Moore, painter, etcher and teacher was born in Washington, DC. He studied at the Corcoran School of Art with Messer and Brooke , and also with Max Weyl ...
Young Woman With a Vase of Flowers
Oil on canvas, monogrammed lower left and dated (19)16
Painting Size: 18.5” x 14.5”
Frame Size: 29” x 24.5”
Steelink was born in Amsterdam . He studied with his father, a well known painter and engraver, and also at art academies in Amsterdam and Antwerp...
American School, mid 19th Century.
Oil on canvas.
Painting Size: 9.75” x 7.75”
Frame Size: 15.5” x 13.5”
American School, 19th Century
Signed with initials. Circa 1870-80.
Painting: 2” x 4.75”
Frame: 10.5” x 12.5” This exquisitely rendered watercolor features a small group of figures standing next to a pair of stately pine trees.
"A Maryland Brook in Autumn"
Oil on Masonite, signed l.r. and titled on the reverse.
Painting: 18" x 14"
Frame:24.5" x 21"
Provenance: The Estate of a Toms River Collector
Benson Bond Moore, painter, etcher and teacher was born in Washington, DC. He studied at the Corcoran School of Art with Messer and Brooke , and also with Weyl ...
Pre-Raphalite Beauty with a Crown of Flowers
Oil on canvas, signed lower right and dated “1876”; framed in the oval
Painting: 12” x 10”
Frame: 20” x 18”
Valentine Cameron Prinsep was born in Calcutta, the son of an Indian civil servant and was educated in Haileybury (Hertford, England)...
Oil-on-panel; signed lower left
See Brook-Hart, British 19th Century Marine Painting (Appendix) for a detailed discussion of this artist.
Frame size: 18.5" x 21"
"Wood Interior, Near Manassas, VA"
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left; titled and dated “Oct.1953” on reverse
Painting Size: 12” x 9”
Frame Size: 17.5 ” x 14.5”
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Benson Bond Moore, painter, etcher and teacher was born in Washington, DC...
German or Swiss School, mid 19th century.
Oil on tin.
Painting size: 15.25” x 12.5”
Frame size: 20.5” x 17.75”